How cool is it that Albert Einstein shares his birthday with Pi Day?! Born today in 1879, Al is arguably the world’s most famous physicist. Unfortunately, Al never wore socks.
“Even on the most solemn occasions I got away without wearing socks
and hid that lack of civilisation in high boots.”
So, we’ll have to live with the fuzzy slippers instead. Mentalfoss has other awesome photos of Al and Huffington Post’s got plenty of interesting facts. And, if you want Einstein socks of your own to wear, grab a psychedelic pair from Joy of Socks.
Today is the 540th birthday of Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo di Ludovico Buonarroti Simoni. Below is the original version of his David sculpture.
But if you’re in need of something fashionable, there’s always these, from Joy of Socks:
Or even these, from Amazon, if you’re not into art.