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1789 – Born on June 25th in Saluzzo, Sardinia. Italian dramatist. 1810 – He returned to Milan, where he became professor of French in the Collegio degli Orfani Militari. 1818 – His tragedy Francesca da Rimini was brought out with success by Carlotta Marchionni at Milan. 1820 – Pellico was arrested on the charge of ..

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1865 – Born in Tarnaörs, Hungary on the 23rd of September. 1880 – The family moved to London where they lodged with their countryman Francis Pichler at 162 Great Portland Street. 1894 – Orczy attended West London School of Art and then Heatherley’s School of Fine Art, where she met her future husband, Montague Maclean ..

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1727 – Born at Clooniquin, County Roscommon, Ireland on the 27th of December. 1752-1754 – He edited Gray’s Inn Journal. 1762 – Fielding’s Works. 1765 – As Henry Thrale’s oldest and dearest friend, it was he who introduced Samuel Johnson to the Thrales in January. 1792 – Essay on the Life and Genius of Samuel ..

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1869 – Born on July 8th in Spencer, Indiana. American dramatist and poet. 1894 – He worked his way through prep school and later through Harvard University. There, he acted as assistant in English. 1895 – Received an appointment as an instructor at the University of Chicago. 1900-1909 – He wrote the plays: The Masque ..

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1712 – Born at Abingdon, Berkshire on the 22nd of March. 1753 – He was the author of the domestic tragedy of The Gamester, originally produced with Garrick in the leading character of Beverley the gambler. 1756 – Moore collected his poems under the title of Poems, Fables and Plays. 1757 – He produced clever ..

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1579 – Born on October in Madrid. 1600 – He studied at the Alcalá de Henares, joined the Order of Mercy on the 4th of November. 1601 – Entered the Monastery of San Antolín at Guadalajara, Spain on the 21st of January. 1615 – He had been writing plays for ten years when he was ..

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1787 – Born at Alresford, Hampshire on the 16th of  December. 1836 – She met Elizabeth Barrett Browning and their acquaintance ripened into a warm friendship. 1837 – She received a civil list pension, and five years later her father died. 1810 – Her first publications were poems in the manner of Samuel Taylor Coleridge ..

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U1892 – Born in Rockland, Maine on tne 22nd of February. 1904 – She officially divorced Millay’s father for financial irresponsibility, but they had been separated for some years prior. Struggling financially. 1917 – Her graduation, she moved to New York City. 1921 – In January, she went to Paris, where she met sculptor Thelma ..

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