1932 – He was born in El Dorado, Arkansas on the 2nd of August. The Founder of the American Football League 1960 – Frustrated but fabulously rich, Hunt began calling other millionaires, and organized a rival pro football circuit, the American Football League. 1967 – Hunt was also involved in the formation of one now-defunct ..
1818 – Thomas Hill was born to Thomas Hill and his second wife, Henrietta (Barker) Hill on January 7th in New Brunswick, New Jersey. 1830 – A keen observer with a retentive memory, Hill was a constant and wide reader. He developed an early interest in botany, science, philosophy and mathematics. By the time he ..
1975 – Sir Rowland Hill born 3rd of December in Blackwell Street, Kidderminster, Worcestershire. 1986 – Became a student teacher in his father’s school. 1819 – Established the Hazelwood School at Edgbaston. 1833-1839 – Served as Secretary of the South Australian Colonization Commission. 1837 – Published his famous pamphlet, Post Office Reform: its Importance and ..
Sir Francis Bond is a British army officer and reactionary colonial administrator in Canada. 1793 – Bond Head was born 1st of January. 1811-1825 – Served as soldier in the British army and attempted to set up a mining company in Argentina. Married to Lady Bond Head, and had two children. 1836 – Appointed Lieutenant-Governor ..
1901 – Born on May 24th in Jersey, Channel Islands. The director general of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), editor of The Times of London, and editor in chief of the Encyclopædia Britannica. 1918-1921 – He began to study journalism, and he secured his first newspaper employment at The Times, eventually being stationed in Brussels. ..
East German spy in West Germany infiltrated West German Social Democratic Party 1956-1974 when working as aide to Willy Brandt 1974, arrested as spy, causing resignation of Willy Brandt imprisoned..
1938 – Phillip Griffiths was born as a American mathematician. – He was a major developer in particular of the theory of variation of Hodge structure in Hodge theory and moduli theory. 1962 – He received his Ph.D. from Princeton University. 1962-1967 – Working under Donald Spencer and since then has held positions ..
1811 – Born on February 3rd in Amherst, New Hampshire. The American statesman and man of letters. 1820 – Before Horace was ten years old, his father became bankrupt, his home was sold by the sheriff, and Zaccheus Greeley himself fled the state to escape arrest for debt. 1831 – He traveled on foot and ..
British soldier in China, Crimean War, and Sudan killed at battle o..
Born in New York City, Abraham Goldstein served in the U.S. Army from 1943-1946, as a demolitions specialist and counter intelligence agent in Germany during WWII before receiving a degree in Economics from City College of New York in 1946, and an LL.B from Yale in 1949. He clerked for Judge David L Bazelon of the United States Court of Appeals for ..