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US-Confederate educator and naval officer   1st superintendent of US Naval Academy 1845-1847   captain of Virginia (formerly Merrimack) during battle of Hampton Roads 1862, though incapacitated with serious wound on day of battle against Monitor   appointed ranking admiral in Confederate navy 1862   defeated and captured at battle of Mobile Bay 1864   ..

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US conservative columnist, commentator, and Republican politician   1938 – born- Washington DC   1966-1969 – executive assistant to Richard Nixon.   1971 – Married Shelley Ann Scarney (Richard M. Nixon’s secretary)   1969-1973 – special assistant to Richard Nixon.                         -co-host of television show "Crossfire" 1982-1985, 1987-1991, 1993-1995               -panelist on television show ..

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1927 – She was born in Dayton, Ohio, on the 21st of February. 1949 – She graduated from the University of Dayton with a degree in English.          – She worked as a reporter for the Dayton Journal Herald. 1967 – She wrote humor collections "At Wit’s End". 1971 – She wrote Just Wait ..

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1860 – Born on the 21st of December in Troy, Montana. A publisher who made the Denver Post into a crusading newspaper of nationwide prominence in the United States. 1878-1881 – Bonfils entered the U.S. Military Academy. 1895 – With Harry H. Tammen, he purchased the Post.        – They dedicated the paper to “the ..

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1925 – Born on the 14th of August in Loudoun Co, Virginia, USA. 1947 – Received his B.A. from the Krieger School of Arts & Sciences at Johns Hopkins University. 1954-1962 – He joined the New York Times. 1962 – Launched his ‘Observer’ column, with its wide-ranging, generally humorous observations on politics and life. 1979 ..

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1922 – Born on October 19th in Long Beach, California. American newspaper columnist. 1947 – Became Drew Pearson’s partner in his column and radio show "Washington Merry-Go-Round", and took over both after Pearson retired. 1949 – Married to Olivia Farley. 1969 – He wrote "Washington Merry-Go-Round" syndicated column. 1972 – Won the Pulitzer Prize for ..

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1910 – Joseph Alsop was born on 11th of October in Avon, Connecticut. 1932 – He joined the New York Herald Tribune as a staff reporter. 1936 – He moved to Washington, D.C., bureau. 1937-1940 – He wrote his Washington political column entitled "The Capital Parade" and was later renamed "Matter of Fact". 1946-1958 – ..

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1866 – Born on the 9th of February in Kentland, Indiana. 1877 – He graduated from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.          – He became a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity. 1890 – He joined the Chicago Morning News, which later became the Chicago Record.          – He wrote the column, Stories ..

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