A person who gives financial or other support to a client, person, organisation, or cause.
Fact of the Day
When President Lyndon Johnson was asked by members of the press why American soldiers were in Vietnam, he unzipped his trousers, pulled out what lay beneath and said 'This is why!'
Quote of the Day
"Anybody can make history. Only a great man can write it. "
~ Oscar Wilde
On This Day
1660 Charles II marched into London and was restored to the throne after 11 years in exile.