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1920 – Harvey Bright was born in Muskogee, Oklahoma on October 6th. American oli businessman and football executive. 1943 – Entered Texas A&M University and received a degree in petroleum engineering.          – He then joined the Army Corps of Engineers.          – He used the $6,500 he has saved from his Army ..

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1937 – Louis D. Boccardi was born in New York City.        – Finished bachelor’s degree from Fordham University and a master’s degree in journalism from Columbia University. 1967 – He joined the AP as executive assistant to the general news editor. 1969 – Appointed AP managing editor. 1973 – Served as executive editor. 1975 ..

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William Milfred Batten is a Businessman and stock market executive. 1909 – William Milfred Batten was born in Reedy, West Virginia, USA. 1932 – He studied at Ohio State University. 1958-1974 – Worked for the Kellogg Company before joining the J C Penney Co, where he rose from assistant store manager to become president, chief ..

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1939 – Craig R. Barrett was born 29th of August. 1957-1964 – Craig Barrett attended California’s Stanford University and received a Ph.D. in Materials Science. 1964-1965 – Dr.Barrett was NATO Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Physical Laboratory in England. 1969 – Dr.Barrett received the Robert Lansing Hardy Award of the Minerals, Metals & Materials Society. ..

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1943 – James Barksdale was born in Jackson, Mississippi, on 24th of January.   1979-1983 – He served as the chief information officer of Federal Express.   1983-1991 – Appointed as executive vice-president of Federal Express.   1992-1994 – Became the president of McCaw Cellular Communications.   1992-1994 – He was the CEO of McCaw ..

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1956 – Born on the 24th of March in Detroit, Michigan. 1973 – Graduated from Detroit Country Day School with a grade point average of 4.0 and was the valedictorian of his class. 1977 – Graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in applied mathematics and economics. Ballmer worked for two years ..

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1951 – Born on the 23rd of May in New York, New York.   1973 – She graduated her BA at Queens College.   1976-1977 – Employed at Coty Cosmetics as Assistant Product Manager.   1978-1979 – Product Manager, marketing at Wells Rich Greene.   1979 – Married Thomas Kenneth Barad (film producer).   1992-1997 ..

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1938 – Michael C. Armstrong, born on the 18th of October in Detroit Michigan. He is Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Johns Hopkins Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation and The Johns Hopkins Hospital. He is also the retired Chairman of Comcast and the retired Chairman & CEO of AT&T and Hughes Electronics. ..

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1922 – Born in Brooklyn, New York. 1942 – At the age of 20 he started out as a William Morris agent (He changed his name at that time). 1951 – He started his own talent agency, Ashley-Famous, which was acquired by Kinney National Company. 1969 – He suggested Kinney head Steve Ross to acquire ..

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1900 – Allen was born in Lolo, Montana on September 1, 1900. 1925 – Attended and graduated from Harvard law School. 1927 – Married Dorothy Dixon. 1930 – Joined the Boeing Board of Directors and became legal counsel while still working for the law firm. 1945 – Became the President of the Boeing Company on ..

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