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1854 – Born on the 1st of July. 1880 – He graduated at Harvard College, studied at Paris, Berlin and Freiburg. 1883 – He received the degree of Ph.D. at Freiburg.          – He was instructor in history at Harvard. 1887 – Assistant professor. 1892 – Hart authored the book Formation of the Union. ..

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1962 – She earned her Ph.D. in the history of art at Bryn Mawr College. 1970 – She taught at a number of schools, including Bryn Mawr, Swarthmore College and New York University, and was director of the International Study Center of the Museum of Modern Art before joining the Yale faculty. 1974 – She ..

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1878 – Born on the 2nd of January in Prague.          – After starting with architecture, Frankl studied art history in Munich. 1910 – He earned his Ph.D. 1921 – Became professor for art history in Halle. 1933 – His Jewish origin he was put on leave after the rise to power of Nazism. ..

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1842 – Born at Hartford on the 20th of March. 1855 – On the second marriage of his mother, he assumed the name of his maternal great-grandfather, John Fiske. As a child, he exhibited remarkable precocity. 1963 – He graduated from Harvard College. 1865 – Harvard Law School.          – He practiced as a ..

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1871 – Born on July 21st in Portica, Piedmont. Italian man of letters and historian. 1893 – With his father-in-law, the criminologist Cesare Lombroso, he collaborated in the writing of La donna delinquente (The Female Offender). 1897 – He wrote the book, The Young Europe. 1902 – Among his numerous works the best-known deal with ..

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1907 – Mircea Eliade, born on the 9th of March in Bucharest, Romania. He was a Romanian historian of religion, fiction writer, philosopher, and professor at the University of Chicago. 1921 – His first work to be published, however, was Cum am gasit piatra filosofala, "How I Found the Philosophers’ Stone", printed when he was ..

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1927 – Born on the 16th of February. He is noted for his study of slavery and abolitionism.            – He received his Ph.D. from Harvard University.   1967 – Won the Pulitzer Prize in General Non-Fiction, as well as the National Book Award, and Bancroft Prize.   1970 – He taught for 14 ..

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1562? – Daniel was born near Taunton in Somerset, the son of a music-master.   1579 – Admitted to Magdalen Hall at Oxford University.   1592 – Wrote cycle of sonnets to Delia and the romance called "The Complaint of Rosamond".   1595 – Wrote poem "A History of the Civil Wars between York and ..

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US historian and newspaper editor   1901 – Born on 8th of February, at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, where his father was a history professor.   Educated at Episcopal High School in Alexandria Virginia and at the University of Virginia.   1922 – He went to work in Richmond, Virginia as a journalist ..

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1902 – Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on the 25th of  October. 1956 – He taught at New York University, Columbia, and Amherst College starting.          – He was an outspoken defender of civil liberties, fought against McCarthyism, and opposed the Vietnam War. 1942 – A Pocket History of the United States. 1951 – The ..

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