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Nevins, Allan

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Born: 1890 AD
Died: 1971 AD, at 80 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Historian

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1890 - Born on the 20th of May.

1913 - He earned an M.A. in English from the University of Illinois.

       - He worked as a journalist in New York City and began writing books on history.
 
1931 - He was appointed Dewitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University.

1933 - He won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography.

1940 - He was later appointed Harmsworth Professor of American History at Oxford University.

1948 - He created the first oral history program to operate on an institutionalized basis in the U.S.

1971 - He died on the 5th of March.

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