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1880 – Oswald Arnold Gottfried Spengler, born on the 29th of May in Blankenburg, Germany. He was a German historian and philosopher whose interests also included mathematics, science, and art. 1903 – He failed his doctoral thesis on Heraclitus because of insufficient references, which effectively ended a chance for a career in academia. 1904 – ..

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1819 – Born in Chur, Switzerland on the 1st of January. 1842 – He was Privatdozent in the University of Berlin. 1843 – He was called to become professor of church history and Biblical literature in the German Reformed Theological Seminary of Mercersburg, Pennsylvania, then the only seminary of that church in America. 1844 – ..

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1904 – Born on the 23rd of September in Shavel Šiauliai, Lithuania. 1907 – His family immigrated to the United States.          – He received his bachelors’ and doctorate degrees from Columbia University. 1928 – He began teaching. 1952 – Became a full professor at Columbia. 1964 – The Parma Ildefonsus.          – ..

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1200 – He was a Benedictine monk, English chronicler, artist in illuminated manuscripts and cartographer, born this year at St Albans Abbey in Hertfordshire. In spite of his surname, and of his knowledge of the French language, he was of English birth but may have studied at Paris in his youth after early education at ..

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1920 – Born on the 5th of November in Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1942 – He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a  B.A. 1950 – He was the Professor of Economics at the University of Washington. 1952 – He joined  the United States Merchant Marine during World War ll. 1983 – He joined the ..

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1919 – Born on the 26th of June in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1939 – He received a BA in History from the University of California, Berkeley. 1942 – He was a supply officer in the Aleutian Islands. 1946 – He then went into the Bureau of Budget while working on his Harvard Ph.D. 1950 – He ..

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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 ..

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