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1921 –  Born in Jaffa, Palestine. 1936 – Began to attend the French Dominican College Des Frères (St. Joseph). 1942 – First appointment as a Registrar of Cooperative Societies  under the British Mandate government in Jerusalem. 1945 – Appointed as the district governor of Galilee. 1948 – Emigrated to Beirut, Lebanon, where he studied at ..

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1877 – Born on April 15th in Thurso, Caithness, Scotland. Scottish rationalistic moral philosopher and critic of utilitarianism who proposed a form of “cognitivist nondefinitism” based on intuitional knowledge rather than “naturalism”. 1902 – Ross’s notable academic and public career included his rise from lecturer to provost at Oriel College. 1908 – Schooled in the ..

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1759 – Born on the 27th of April in Spitalfields, London, England. 1784 – She convinced her sister Eliza, who was suffering from what was probably postpartum depression, to leave her husband and infant. 1792 – Wollstonecraft left for Paris in December and arrived about a month before Louis XVI was guillotined.          – ..

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1901 – He was born on the 19th day of May this year in New York City.   1929 – He received his undergraduate degree in philosophy from City College of New York and his doctorate from Harvard, where he studied under Alfred North Whitehead. He taught at several universities, but spent most of his ..

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1883 – Born in Lemberg on the 19th of April. 1905 – He published an article on "Zur konstruktiven Infinitesimalgeometrie der ebenen Kurven," in the prestigious Zeitschrift für Mathematik und Physik. 1908 – Mises was awarded a doctorate from Vienna and he received his habilitation from Brünn, to lecture on engineering. 1909 – He was ..

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English logician, mathematician, and pioneer computer scientist   developer and eponym of Turing test   developer and eponym of Turing machine 1936 (1st described in paper "On Computable Numbers with an Application to the Entscheidungsproblem" 1937)   co-developer and co-eponym of Church-Turing thesis (stating that any computer is equivalent to a Turing machine)   eponym ..

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