US lawyer president of American Bar Association..
1759 – He was born this year. 1786 – He had been Thomas Jefferson’s Private Secretary when he was Ambassador in Paris in this year until 1789. 1849 – He died this year. &nb..
1577 – He was born on the 28th day of June this year in Siegen, Westphalia. 1589 – He and his mother returned to Antwerp, where he was baptized a Catholic. 1600 – He went to Italy, settling in Mantua where he worked as a court painter to the duke Vincenzo I of ..
1909 – Born on January 22nd in San Francisco De Macoris, Dominican Republic. Diplomat renown for his prowess as a ladies’ man. 1926 – He returned to the Dominican Republic to study law at the age of 17 but left school to start a military career. 1929 – He was a captain and came to ..
1845 – Born in Clinton, New York on the 15th of February. 1867 – Root graduated from the Law School of New York University. 1889 – Root was a member of the Union League Club of New York and twice served as its president. 1899 – He served as the United States Secretary of ..
1949 – Born this year on the 26th of November in San Francisco. He was raised in Marine County, California by his Jewish mother and Catholic stepfather, who maintained a non-religious household atmosphere. – Attended Redwood High School, Larkspur, CA. – Studied in UCLA for college. Received the UCLA Medal, the university’s highest honor. – ..
1664 – Born on the 21st of July. 1686 – He took his B.A. degree, and two years later became a fellow. 1687 – He wrote the City Mouse and Country Mouse, in ridicule of John Dryden’s The Hind and the Panther. 1697 – He was secretary to the plenipotentiaries who concluded the Peace of ..
US Federalist politician Federalist presidential candidate 1800, 1804, 1808 brother of Thoma..
1914 – Born in Mexico City on the 31st of March. 1931 – Published his first poems, like Caballera. Two years later, at the age of 19, Octavio Paz published Luna Silvestre, a collection of poems. 1932 – He founded his first literary review, Barandal. By 1939, Paz considered himself first and foremost a poet. ..
British diplomat and politician. 1938 – Born on the 2nd of July in the town of Plympton, beside Plymouth in Devon, England. 1960 – Owen joined the Vauxhall branch of the Labour Party and the Fabian Society. 1966 – Returned to his home town and was elected Labour Member of Parliament (MP) for the Plymouth ..