“I just try to play music from my heart and bring as much beauty as I can to as many people as I can. Just give them other alternatives, especially people who arent exposed to creative music.” - Charlie Haden
Happy Birthday to the first man in space. The son of a bricklayer and a milkmaid. Living the American Dream. Because, in the words of
James Truslow Adams, "life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity for each according to ability or achievement" regardless of social class or circumstances of birth.
Baseball great Jackie Robinson was born today, January 31, 1919. Pictured here in his Brooklyn Dodger’s uniform on the set of “The Jackie Robinson Story” in 1950. (Allan Grant—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #LIFElegends