1 Andy Griffith Birthday: Watch some of his shows.
5 Richard Scarry Birthday: Read some of his writings. Even better, have a children's party!
12 Johanna Spyri Birthday: Read some of her writings.
14 James Gurney Birthday: Read some of his writings.
16 Daisies Day
18 National Picnic Day
20 Lillian Jackson Braun Birthday: Read some of her writings.
28 Mark Helprin Birthday: Read some of his writings.
Peggy Lee was born today in 1920. I love her voice and the way she sings. Here's a funny video of her and Judy Garland, another singer I adore! What cool clothes those ladies wore! Did you even know there was a "Judy Garland Show"?! I didn't; I must find more of them.
It's Enya's birthday! I especially adore her first album, actually, "The Celts," which I'm told was for a soundtrack. It seems especially magical. Somehow it really helped me through a difficult time decades ago. Ooo, here's a video where you can learn umm I think it's some Spanish, plus see cool castles:
Creators of beautiful entertainment were born today: Irving Berlin in 1888, and Martha Graham in 1894. Here's an amazing video, the first of a few, of her dancing to the music of Aaron Copland. How ever do they dance in those dresses?