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1511 – He was born on the 29th day of September this year in Villanueva de Sijena, Huesca, Spain. His paternal ancestors came from the hamlet of Serveto, in the Aragonian Pyrenees, which gave the family their surname. The maternal line descended from Jewish Conversos of the Monzón area.1526 – He was very gifted in ..

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1908 – He was born on the 28th day of April of this year in Zwittau, Austria-Hungary now Svitavy, Czech Republic.   1928 – On the 6th day of March this year, Schindler married Emilie Pelzl, daughter of Josef and Maria Pelzl. The marriage was childless.   1938 – He was exposed and jailed in ..

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1745 – Born on the 7th of October in New York City, New York. 1776 – His home served as a barracks during the British occupation of New York. 1784 – Colonel Rutgers was elected to the New York Legislature, where he served several terms. 1802 – He served on the New York Board of ..

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1831 – Born on the 22th of September.   1861-1865 – Supported the Union during the Civil war.   1853 – Husband of Martha Roosevelt and father of Theodore Roosevelt.   1878 – He died on the 9th of February.              – Father of Theodore Roosevelt Jr., the 26th president of the ..

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1795 – Born on the 18th of February. 1812 – While serving as a volunteer in the War. 1814 – Peabody met Elisha Riggs, provided financial backing for the wholesale dry goods firm of Peabody, Riggs, and Company. 1816 – Peabody moved to Baltimore, where he would live for the next 20 years. 1830 – ..

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1696 – James Edward Oglethorpe, born on the 22nd of December in London, England. He was an English general, a philanthropist, and a founder of the state of Georgia. 1714 – He entered Corpus Christi College, Oxford.        – And joined the army of Prince Eugène. 1716 – 1717 – Through the recommendation of the ..

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