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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 ..

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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 – ..

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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. ..

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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 – ..

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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 ..

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