On this day in 1813 Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice was first published in the United Kingdom.
Born on this day in 1873 writer Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette
Born on this day in 1918 soprano Frances Yeend
Born on this day in 1931 bass Ezio Flagello
Happy 82nd birthday soprano Helena Tattermuschová
Happy 82nd birthday to bass Spiro Malas
Happy 72nd birthday soprano Malvina Major
Born on this day in 1944 composer John Tavener