Today's Birthday Today's Birthday is a free service of se-designs.com http://se-designs.com en-us Farlex, Inc. Fri, 13 Mar 2020 05:00:00 GMT 360 Today's Birthday http://se-designs.com http://img.tfd.com/modules/thm_tb.png 120 60 Fri, 13 Mar 2020 05:00:00 GMT Today's Birthday http://encyclopedia.se-designs.com/Al+Jaffee //encyclopedia.se-designs.com/Al+Jaffee# A regular contributor to Mad for more than 55 years, Jaffee is the satirical magazine's longest-running contributor, as both an illustrator and writer. Since 1964, only one issue has been published without new material from Jaffee, now in his 90s. He created some of the magazine's most popular features, such as blueprint-style inventions and his famous "fold-ins"—which he continues to draw by hand. Before joining Mad, Jaffee worked with what then-unknown comic book pioneer?
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Thu, 12 Mar 2020 05:00:00 GMT Today's Birthday http://encyclopedia.se-designs.com/Nijinsky,+Vaslav //encyclopedia.se-designs.com/Nijinsky,+Vaslav# Nijinsky was a ballet dancer and ballet's first modernist choreographer. One of the greatest dancers of the 20th century, he performed spectacular leaps with unrivaled grace. During his career, his innovations were considered both scandalous and revolutionary. He had a romantic relationship with his mentor, Sergey Diaghilev, who dismissed him from the Ballets Russes when he married a Hungarian countess. A few years later, acute schizophrenia ended his career. Did he and Diaghilev ever reconcile?
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Wed, 11 Mar 2020 05:00:00 GMT Today's Birthday http://encyclopedia.se-designs.com/J.+C.+R.+Licklider //encyclopedia.se-designs.com/J.+C.+R.+Licklider# In the 1950s, Licklider—who had studied math and physics and had a doctorate in psychology—began studying information technology. He was appointed head of information processing at ARPA, the US Department of Defense's Advanced Research Projects Agency, in the early 60s. There, he laid the groundwork for computer networking and ARPANET, the precursor of the Internet. He is considered one of the most important figures in computing history and is often compared to what historical trailblazer?
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