Rudyard Kipling was born on 30 Dcember 1865. His populism is still derided by elitists. They are missing the point, totally. He had - and still has - “the common touch” which infuriates his critics.
Born on 30 Dcember in 1865, Bombay (Mumbai) poet, journalist and novelist Rudyard Kipling. There is much, much more to him than imperialism. His anti war epigrams after his son’s death are scorchingly powerful.