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1889 – Olave St Clair Baden-Powell was born Olave St Clair Soames in Chesterfield, England on 22nd of February. 1912 – Met Second Boer War hero and founder of the Scouts, Robert Baden-Powell on an ocean liner (Arcadia) on the way to New York to start one of his Scouting World tours.          – ..

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US philanthropist and socialite. 1902 – Born 30th of March in Portsmouth, New Hampshire 1919 – Dropped out of high school to marry her first serious boyfriend, J. Dryden Kuser. 1929 – She filed for divorce on 15th of February in Reno, Nevada. 1932 – Her second marriage was to stockbroker Charles Marshall, a man ..

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1920 – Born on October 19th in Roha, near Mumbai, India. Dadaji, the founder of the Swadhyay Movement (Parivar). – He triggered off a socio-economic revolution of sorts with this Swadhyaya movement—which continues to carry his good work forward. – He became founder and leader of the Bhagavad Gita-based self-study known as swadhyaya, a movement ..

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1908 – Born on March 13th in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. American publisher and philanthropist, used his wealth to promote conservative political causes and to support education and the arts. 1944-1953 – He founded Seventeen magazine and the immensely successful TV Guide. 1957 – Purchased The Philadelphia Daily News. 1969 – A prominent Republican, he served as ..

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1840 – He was born in New York City on the 12th of July. 1865 – He opened his first dry-goods store in Manhattan. 1865 – He founded his first store on Third Avenue and 10th Street which later relocated and expanded on 19th Street and 6th Avenue. 1906 – He moved his dry-goods store ..

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Nationality: Moorish American 1886 – Drew was born in North Carolina on January 8, 1886. 1902 – Joined a travelling circus at the age of sixteen. He became a stage magician. 1905 – He learned mysticism and had a lost version of the Qur’an. 1913 – Founded Moorish Science Temple of America in Newark, New ..

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1693 – Allen was baptised on July 24, 1693 at St. Columb Major, Cornwall. 1706 – At the age of thirteen, he started working at the Post Office. 1710 – Became a clerk in the Bath Post Office. 1712 – Promoted as the Post Master of Bath. 1725 – Elected as a member of the ..

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1936 – Born in Geneva on December 13, 1936. 1948 – Attended Institute Le Rosey in Switzerland. 1959 – Graduated from Harvard University with a BA Honors Degree in Islamic History. 1969 – Married Sarah Frances Croker-Poole on OCtober 22, 1969. 1977 – Founder of "The Institute of Ismaili Studies." 1998 – Married his second ..

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1922 – Born on the 14th of May in Lucknow, India. 1959 – Began his career with Habib Bank before independence.          – He founded the United Bank Ltd (UBL). 1972 – When banking was nationalised in Pakistan, Mr. Abedi founded the Bank of Credit and Commerce International with the Bank of America NT ..

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