1868 – He was born on August 23 of this year in Garnett, Kansas, where his father had briefly moved to set up a law practice. 1880 – His family moved to Lewistown, Illinois, where he attended high school and had his first publication in the Chicago Daily News. 1889 – He attended ..
1922 – Born on April 1st in Attleboro, Massachusetts. 1947 – An associate editor in The Baltimore Sun. 1948 – Married to Julia Brown Marshall on March 27th. 1959-1983 – Wrote the biographies, A Rockefeller Family Portrait, American Caesar, Douglas MacArthur and The Last Lion. 2001 – Recipient of the National Humanities Medal. 2004 – ..
German author and ..
US politician 1st black mayor of Raleigh, Nort..
1709 – He was born on the 18th day of September this year in Market Square Lichfield, England. 1728 – A few weeks after he turned nineteen, he entered Pembroke College, Oxford, as a fellow-commoner. After thirteen months, however, poverty forced him to leave Oxford without taking a degree and he returned to Lichfield. ..
British labor leader and politician British labor secretary..
1870 – Born in New Haven, Connecticut. 1895 – Received his BA in Yale University where he also worked as the editor of both The Yale Courant and The Yale Literary Magazine. 1897 – Finished his Master’s Degree in Yale. – Became editor of the New Haven Morning News. 1905 – ..
1856 – He was born on the 14th day of February this year in Galway, Ireland. 1868 – He was sent to Wales to continue his education as a boarder at the Ruabon Grammar School in Denbighshire, a time he was to remember later in My Life and Loves Harris was unhappy at the ..
English historian literary executor of Thom..
English essayist and poet wrote poetry collections "Vignettes in Rhyme" 1873, "At the Sign of the Lyre&..