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Becker, Carl Lotus

Born: 1873 AD
Died: 1945 AD

1873 – Born on the 7th of September in Waterloo, Iowa, USA.

1902 – He began a teaching career at the University of Kansas.

1907 – Educated at the University of Wisconsin and Columbia University majoring in history.

1915 – Wrote first book The Beginnings of the American People.

1917 – Served as teacher in Cornell University.

1918 – Followed by the excellent The Eve of the Revolution.

1922 – The Declaration of Independence.

1932 – He is best known for The Heavenly City of the Eighteenth-Century Philosophers, four lectures on The Enlightenment delivered at Yale University.

1935 – Everyman His Own Historian.

1945 – Died on 10th April in Ithaca, New York, USA.