Hendrik Willem Van Loon — American Journalist born on January 14, 1882, died on March 11, 1944

Hendrik Willem van Loon was a Dutch-American historian, journalist, and award-winning children's book author... (wikipedia)

Somewhere in the world there is an epigram for every dilemma.
The arts are an even better barometer of what is happening in our world than the stock market or the debates in congress.