Happy Birthday to Us!

Today’s my birthday (yay!), and instead of doing my usual “this day in history”, I thought I’d pay tribute to some of the cool people born on November 15. Folks, you’ve all given me something to aspire to, and today, I salute you. Pope Nicholas V (1397-1455)—Encouraged culture in Italy and helped promote the early Renaissance through his patronage and building projects. With assistance from … Continue reading Happy Birthday to Us!