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1582 – Barclay was born in Lorraine, France on January 28, 1582. 1601 – Obtained his early education at the Jesuit College. At the age on nineteen, he was able to write a commentary on the Thebais of Statius. 1605 – Barclay married a french girl, Louise Debonaire. 1609 – Edited the "De Potestate Papae", ..

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1961 – Lutazzi born in Rimini, Italy on January 26, 1961. 1994 – Became famous in doing funny characters in the popular comedy show "Never say Goal" which was aired in Italia 1. He did monologues about the recent news, interviews and skits addressed to an adult audience. 2001 – On March 14, 2001, Lutazzi ..

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1977 – Corddry was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts on September 8, 1977. 1995 – Corddry attended Weymouth High School then went to Colby-Sawyer College where he majored in Communications. 2005 – Corddry made his first appearance on The Daily Show as a correspondent on October 4, 2005. He also appeared in a television advertisement for ..

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1939 – Fortune was born in Bristol on June 30, 1939. 1955 – Fortune was educated at King’s College in Cambridge where he was to met and formed a lasting friendship with John Bird. 1962 – Fortune contributed some of his writings to Peter Cook’s Establishment Club team, which included Eleanor Bron and John Bird. ..

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1985 – Graduated in fine arts and film from London’s Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design. He is Editor of Roguishness for the dandified and revolution based satirical magazine "The Chap". Began as the magazines Grooming Editor and As Flux Magazine’s Paranormal Investigations Editor, his satirical series Atters Attree’s Temple of Arcane explores ..

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1961 – Hicks was born in Valdosta, Georgia on December 16, 1961. 1976 – Bill met Dwight Slade and became best of friends. Both of them are into comedy. He idolized Johnny Carson and the stand-up comedy of Woody Allen. Worried about Bill’s love for comedy that his parents took him to a psychoanalyst. They ..

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1884 – Cuppy was born in Auburn, Indiana on August 23, 1884. 1902 – Cuppy graduated from Auburn High School and went on to the University of Chicago. He was a member of Phi Gamma Delta, acted in amateur theater and worked as a campus reporter for the Record-Herald and the Daily News. 1907 – ..

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1554 – Gosson was born in the month of April and was baptized on April 17, 1554. 1572 – Entered Corpus Christi College, Oxford. 1577 – Became an actor and playwright in London. 1579 – Gosson turned against the stage in a pamphlet he wrote, The School of Abuse, attacked to the immoral consequences of ..

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1740 – Almeida was born in Lisbon on September 10, 1740. 1760 – Studied law at the University of Coimbra for three years and diverted his time in teaching rhetoric. 1776 – Almeida was sent to Lisbon to fill a certain post. 1777 – Almeida was named professor of rhetoric and his interest shifted from ..

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1934 – Johnson was born in Moline, Illinois on April 28, 1934. 1957 – Got her BA at the University of Utah. 1966 – Got her Master’s degree at the University of California, Los Angeles. 1968 – Finished her PhD at the University of California, Los Angeles. 1968-1987 – Taught english at the University of ..

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