Sunday, June 21, 2009

June


ochikochi ni taki no otokiku wakaba kana

fresh young leaves –
the sound of a waterfall
both far and near

Yosa Buson


June Birthdays

June 5 Charles Hartshorne (American, born 1897) and Adam Smith (Scottish, born 1723)
June 6 Isaiah Berlin (British, born 1909)
June 9 Nikolai Fedorovich Fedorov (Russian, born 1829)
June 14 Bernard Bosanquet (British, born 1848)
June 18 Jurgen Habermas (German, born 1929)
June 19 Blaise Pascal (French, born 1623)
June 21 Jean-Paul Sartre (French, born 1905) and Anthony Collins (British, born 1676)
June 23 Alan Turing (British, born 1912) and Giambattista Vico (Italian, born 1668)
June 24 Julia Kristeva (Bulgarian-French, born 1941)
June 25 Willard Van Orman Quine (American, born 1908)
June 27 Emma Goldman (Lithuanian-American, born 1869)
June 28 Jean-Jacques Rousseau (French, born 1712)

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