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Bigelow, Poultney

Born: 1855 AD
Died: 1954 AD, at 98 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Historian, Journalist


1855 - Poultney Bigelow was born on the 10th of September in New York City.

1873 - Bigelow entered Yale College because of health problem; he took a two-year leave from studies.

1879 - Graduated at Yale College.

       - He obtained a law degree from Columbia Law School.

1885 - Founded the first American magazine devoted to amateur sports, Outing.

1889 - He wrote "The German emperor".

1892 - Authored of the book "The German emperor and his eastern neighbors".

1895 - Wrote "The borderland of czar and kaiser. Notes from both sides of the Russian frontier".

1919 - Wrote "Prussianism and pacifism; the two Wilhelms between the revolutions of 1848 and 1918".

1925 - He wrote "Seventy summers".

1930 - At the age of 74, he noted "its hell to live so long".

1954 - He entered the Dale Sanitarium on 14th of January and died on 28th of May.


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