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Saint Augustine "O Lord, help me to be pure, but not yet."

Saint Augustine
(11/13/0354 – 08/28/0430)
Algerian religious person
Edwin Thomas Booth "An actor is a sculptor who carves in snow."

Edwin Booth
(11/13/1833 – 06/07/1893)
US actor
Robert Louis Stevenson "I regard you with an indifference closely bordering on aversion."

Robert Louis Stevenson
(11/13/1850 – 12/03/1894)
Scottish writer
"Behind every argument is someone's ignorance."

Louis D. Brandeis
(11/13/1856 – 10/05/1941)
US Supreme Court Justice (see other Supreme Court justices)
"Thou shalt not kill; but needst not strive
Officiously to keep alive."

Arthur Hugh Clough
(01/01/1819 – 11/13/1861)
English writer
Gioacchino Rossini "Wagner has lovely moments but awful quarters of an hour."

Gioacchino Rossini
(02/29/1792 – 11/13/1868)
Italian composer
"Would there be this eternal seeking if the found existed?"

Antonio Porchia
(11/13/1885 – 11/09/1968)
Italian writer (died near his birthday)
"Summer set lip to earth's bosom bare
And left the flushed print in a poppy there."

Francis Thompson
(12/18/1859 – 11/13/1907)
English writer note same birth and death dates as Saki (below)
Hector Hugh Munro "'Waldo is one of those people who would be enormously improved by death,' said Clovis."

Saki
(12/18/1870 – 11/13/1916)
Scottish writer
Jean Seberg "I never knew until I came here that somebody could be really nice to you for years and really hate your guts. Happens all the time here."

Jean Seberg
(11/13/1938 – 08/30/1979)
US actor , on Hollywood
"She had rouged her cheeks to a color otherwise seen only on specially ordered Pontiac Firebirds, and in her ears she wore two feathered appliances resembling surfcasting jigs especially appetizing to striped bass."

George V. Higgins
(11/13/1939 – 11/06/1999)
US writer (died near his birthday)
Caryn Elaine Johnson "I want Carl Sagan to explain the sky to me."

Whoopi Goldberg
(11/13/1955 – )
US comic, actor -can ANYone explain Whoopi Goldberg to me?
"Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where a backbone ought to be."

Clementine Paddleford
(09/27/1900 – 11/13/1967)
US writer
Steve Zahn "My sister gave me a big bucket of Cool Whip. Isn't that awesome? For two weeks I basically watched Emergency! and ate cool whip with a spoon."

Steve Zahn
(11/13/1968 – )
US actor
Elsa Schiaparelli "A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness."

Elsa Schiaparelli
(09/10/1890 – 11/13/1973)
Italian-French designer
"When a man retires and time is no longer a matter of urgent importance, his colleagues generally present him with a clock."

Robert Cedric Sherriff
(06/06/1896 – 11/13/1975)
English writer (The Invisible Man)