Happy birthday to actor, playwright, director, memoirist, propagandist, songwriter, and singer Noël Coward (16 December 1899–26 March 1973).
First Jane Austen and now Noël Coward!  It is, apparently, a good day to be born if you want to be a supremely elegant stylist of the English language.
Below, in 1930:

Happy birthday to actor, playwright, director, memoirist, propagandist, songwriter, and singer Noël Coward (16 December 1899–26 March 1973).

First Jane Austen and now Noël Coward!  It is, apparently, a good day to be born if you want to be a supremely elegant stylist of the English language.

Below, in 1930:

Coward, 1930