12th October 1913 (Sunday)

BORN TODAY: In Halifax, Yorkshire, England – Alice Chetwynd Ley, née Humphrey, British romance novelist.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alice_Chetwynd_Ley

Society and Culture: The President of the Ibero-American Union, Faustino Rodriguez-San Pedro, designates the annual celebration of Christopher Columbus’s arrival in the new world (12th October 1492) as “Hispanic Day”, also known as Dia de la Raza and the National Day of Spain.

http://www.donquijote.org/culture/spain/society/holidays/hispanidad.asp

All in all, another quiet Sunday…

 

 

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