Robert Frost is one of the most widely read and beloved Pulitizer prize winning poets. He was the inaugural poet for President Kennedy in 1961. His poetry depicts realistic New England life through language and situations that are familiar to the common man. He was a homeschool parent.
Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 - November 28, 1859) was an American author and historian of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories, 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' and 'Rip Van Winkle'. Irving, along with Cooper, were the first Americans to gain acclaim in Europe and served as an encouragement to Hawthorne, Melville, Longfellow, and Poe.
The Tragic Life and Death of Gig Young (1913-1978) He was his own worst enemy. He hoped that by winning an Oscar, he'd get better parts. It didn't happen. Committed murder-suicide with his fifth wife, of 3 weeks. He was 64. Elizabeth Montgomery was his 3rd wife. She divorced him due to his being an alcoholic. He had a daughter with his fourth wife.
Clara Bow...Hollywood silent pictures inspired this glamour even more which introduced a positive view of red lipstick and nail varnish for women as previously this kind of make up was only worn by prostitutes. This style was also brought on by women’s new found freedom of enjoying sex due to the legislation of condoms; a free and liberating time for young, rebellious women as enjoyment of sex for women was seen as a taboo even to talk about.