Happy Birthday James Mercer Langston Hughes! (February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967)

1. Title page of Ask Your Mama: 12 Moods for Jazz. Langston Hughes. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971; Covers of The Dream Keeper and Other Poems. Langston Hughes. With Illustrations by Helen Sewell. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1949 and Black Misery. Langston Hughes. Illustrations by Arouni. New York: Paul S. Eriksson, Inc, 1971.

2.  Portrait of author Langston Hughes. Handwritten on back: “Langston Hughes." 

  • Courtesy of the E. Azalia Hackley Collection of African Americans in the Performing Arts, Detroit Public Library

100 Players Who Shook the Kop 2013  Paul Ince

Date of birth: 21 October, 1967
Place of birth: Ilford
Nationality: English
Position: Midfield
Years at the club: 1997-99
Signed from: Inter Milan
Left for: Middlesbrough
Appearances: 81
Goals: 17
Honours with LFC: None
Did you know? Ince’s son, Thomas, made one appearance for the Reds and also played for his father at Blackpool. He was also the first black player to captain England
Where is he now? Sacked as Blackpool’s manager after 40 games, in 2014
Position in 2006 poll: None