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- October 12th 1985
by Ballantine Books
(first published 1982)
Leo F. Buscaglia
- Date of birth: March 31, 1924
- Died: June 11, 1998
- Born: in The United States.
- Description: known as "Dr. Love"
Dr. Felice Leonardo Buscaglia Ph.D. was a professor in the Department of Special Education at the University of Southern California. He was a graduate of Theodore Roosevelt High School (Los Angeles).
Leo Buscaglia authored a number of New York Times bestselling inspirational books on love and human reticences on the subject, including The Fall of Freddie the Leaf, Bus 9 to Paradise, Living Loving and Learning, Love and My Father. In lectures he often protested, in outrage at the comparative absence of writings on the subject, "I got the copyright for love!!!"