Crawling in stone, the salamander
Licks the walls, feeling its way, blind.
Like a great old aunt, loved by the family,
It climbs the walls of the old cathedral.
Antoni Gaudi, Spanish architect and designer, died today in 1926.
Ray Charles, American singer, musician and songwriter, died on this day in 2004.
Les Dawson, English comedian, died on this day in 1993.