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1944 – He was born on a U.S. Army base in Michigan on January 21, 1944. 1960 – At the age of sixteen he was sent to a reform school. 1965 – At the age of twenty-one, Jack Abbott was serving a sentence for forgery in a Utah prison when he stabbed a fellow inmate ..

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1835 – Born on the 18th of December at Roxbury, Massachusetts. 1853 – He graduated at the University of New York. 1856 – He studied law and was admitted to the bar. 1860 – He was ordained a minister of the Congregational Church, after studying theology with his uncle.          – He was ..

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1869 – Born in Kokomo, Indiana. 1892 – He graduated from Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana.         – He studied at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. 1897 – He studied at Oxford, England where he received the degree of Bachelor in Literature. 1911 – He wrote "Colonel Blood, Crown Stealer". 1917 ..

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1837 – Born on the 7th of April in Toronto, Canada. 1861 – He became a physician after being granted a medical licence from the medical board of Upper Canada.        – His career included participation in the American Civil War and attending the death bed of Abraham                 Lincoln and being invited by Lincoln’s ..

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1927 – Born on the 29th of January in Indiana, Pennsylvania. 1944 – He received a Master’s Degree in philosophy from the University of New Mexico and also studied at               the University of Edinburgh,Scotland. 1950 – He worked as as seasonal ranger for the United States Park Service at Arches National Monument                 (now ..

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1800 – He was Born on the 4th of December in Copenhagen. 1827 – He graduated and major in medicine.           – He married Caroline Aagard. 1838 – Working as a doctor, he wrote poetry in his spare time. Only one book was published while he was alive. 1849 – He was a doctor on ..

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1813 – Born on the 5th of August in Orsta, Norway. 1826 – His father, a small peasant-farmer named Ivar Jonsson died. 1831 – He opened an elementary school in his native parish. 1833 – He entered the household of H. C. Thoresen, the husband of the eminent writer Magdalene Thoresen, in Heroy. 1841 – ..

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1863 – Born on September 3rd in Auggedalen, a valley in Gausdal, close to Gudbrandsdal. 1895 – He wrote the well-known comedy, Storken (The Stork).          – He cultivated the novel, the short narrative and the drama, through whose sorts he described, with patetismo in which is not absent a fine humor, the life ..

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1886 – At the age of 20, he was sent to jail for speaking freely about his concerns, which the local government officials did not care for. 1899 – He wrote the novel "Bondens Son" ("The Peasant’s Son"). 1904 – He wrote the novel "Vredens Born" ("Children of Wrath") which reveal his staunch social commitment. ..

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