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  Richard Sharp was once described as being possibly the most popular man living in Regency London. He rose from the ranks of being a humble hatter to becoming a prosperous merchant, poet, critic and a ‘force for change’. He achieved dizzying success in numerous areas of his life and counted among his personal friends most ..

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1971 – Born on Wednesday 10 March in Nbawsi, Abia State, Nigeria to Sylvia Ada and Madu Kennedy Wachuku – both historians, teachers and education administrators.   1975 – Began primary school at an early age of four.    1982 – Entered Ngwa High School Aba, Abia State, Nigeria where he founded a press club ..

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US educator   pioneer of black education in US   1956 – Born into slavery in 1856, yet rose up to become the 1st president of Tuskegee Institute (now Tuskegee University) from 1881 until his death in 1915.   Stressed vocational development of blacks rather than direct political agitation toward civil rights. Believed that economic ..

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1811 – Born on November 29th in Boston, Massachusetts. An abolitionist crusader whose oratorical eloquence helped fire the antislavery cause during the period leading up to the American Civil War. 1837 – Phillip’s reputation as an orator was established at Faneuil Hall, Boston. 1861-1865 – During the Civil War, he assailed President Abraham Lincoln’s reluctance ..

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495 B.C – He was born this year, in the deme of Cholargos just north of Athens. He was the son of the politician Xanthippus, who, although ostracized in 485–4 BC, returned to Athens to command the Athenian contingent in the Greek victory at Mycale just five years later.   472 – In the spring ..

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Reverend Sun Myung Moon is the founder and spiritual leader of the Unification Church and its institutional successor, the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification. The broader Unification Movement includes foundations and enterprises operating in the realms of religion, academia, the arts, media, sports, agriculture, technology, ocean enterprises, and more. Born into a farming ..

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