Freethought Almanac

Lighting a candle in toxic air.
2011-10-05
October 5: Bob Geldof

Bob Geldof (1954) It was on this date, October 5, 1954, that musician and humanitarian Bob Geldof was born in Dún Laoghaire, County Dublin, Ireland. He was one of the founders in Dublin of the Boomtown Rats. In 1984, after witnessing the starvation in Ethiopia, Geldof wrote "Do They Know It's Christmas?" and got some […]

Read More

Ronald Bruce Meyer

Our Fearless Leader.


Daily Almanac

May 29: The Red Virgin

One of the leaders of the Paris Commune, Michel saw that the Commune severed all state connection to the Catholic Church, nationalized all church property, and secularized the schools.



Daily Almanac

Coming soon!

Follow me on twitter

@ 2020 Free Thought Almanac