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US politician   under secretary of state 1969-1970   Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare 1970-1973   Secretary of Defense 1973   Attorney General 1973   resigned rather than follow Richard Nixon's orders to dismiss Archibald Cox as Watergate special prosecutor, initiating Saturday Night Massacre   US ambassador to Britain 1975-1976   Secretary of Commerce ..

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1912 – Born on August 5th in Lyons, France. Henri-Antoine Grouès, priest and charity worker. 1931 – At the age of 19 he gave away all his possessions and entered the Capuchin order, becoming Brother Philippe, but ill-health forced him to leave before ordination. 1938 – He was ordained a diocesan priest, becoming a hospital ..

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1515 – Born on July 21st in Florence, Italy. 1531 – When he was about sixteen years old, a fire destroyed nearly all his father’s property. Philip was sent to his father’s childless brother Romolo, a merchant at San Germano, a Neapolitan town near the base of Monte Cassino, to assist him in his business, ..

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1743 – Born on July in Peterborough, Northamptonshire (now in Cambridgeshire), England. English Anglican priest, Utilitarian philosopher, and author of influential works on Christianity, ethics, and science, among them the standard exposition in English theology of the teleological argument for the existence of God. 1763-1766 – Educated at Giggleswick School and Christ’s College, Cambridge, Paley ..

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