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1738 – James Manning, born on the 22nd of October in Providence, Rhode Island. He was an American Baptist minister and educator. 1762 – He graduated from the College of New Jersey, which later became Princeton University. 1765 – 1791 – He was one of the founders of the College of Rhode Island (now Brown ..

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1831 – He was born this year in Louisa County, Virginia.   1845 – He was baptized by Tolbert Fanning this year.   1846 – He entered Fanning’s Franklin College.   1849 – He graduated this year.   1891 – He and James A. Harding founded the Nashville Bible School, the precursor to the current ..

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US Baptist clergyman, lawyer, and black civil rights leader   vice-president of Mutual Federal Savings and Loan Association of Memphis 1955-1969   member of Federal Communications Commission 1972-1977 (1st black member)   executive director of NAACP 1977-1993   Spingarn ..

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1897 – Born on the 4th of February in Fürth, Germany. 1913 – He was a commercial apprentice. 1916 – He joined the German forces during World War I as a artilleryman. 1918 – He fought in Romania and was seriously injured near Ypres, Belgium. 1925 – He became executive in his parents’ company. 1928 ..

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1810 – Born on the 9th of May at Alva, Stirlingshire.   1835 – He became minister of the Cambridge Street Secession church in Glasgow, Scotland.   1843 – He was appointed professor of Biblical Literature and Hermeneutics in the Divinity Hall of the United Presbyterian body.   1844 – He received his Doctor of ..

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