Chicago Cubs favorite, Shawon Dunston is celebrating his 49 birthday today.
1990 UD #231
1997 Fleer Circa97 #213
Remember the Shawon-O-Meter?
Russian composer Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky was born in Kaevo in 1839.
"Life, wherever it reveals itself; truth, no matter how bitter; bold, sincere speech with people—these are my leaven, these are what I want, this is where I am afraid of missing the mark."
— Modest Mussorgsky
Art is not an end in itself, but a means of addressing humanity.
- Modest Mussorgsky
Broadway showman Florenz Ziegfeld was born in Chicago, IL on this date in 1867.