1817 – He was born David Henry Thoreau on the 12th day of July this year in Concord, Massachusetts. 1833 – Between this year and year 1837, he studied at Harvard University. He lived in Hollis Hall and took courses in rhetoric, classics, philosophy, mathematics and science. 1835 – During a leave of ..
1893 – Born in Knoxville, Tennessee on the 25th of November. 1918 – He serving in the army, he then travelled in Europe for a year with friend Mark Van Doren. Afterwards, he worked as teacher at Brooklyn Polytechnic. 1929 – He became a theater critic for The Nation and wrote several books, gaining acclaim ..
1947 – He was born on the 22nd of July this year in Gilmer, Texas, USA. 1968 – He attended North Texas State University (renamed in 1986 the University of North Texas) in Denton, Texas during this year. He left to spend time with his father, who was dying from heart and arterial disease. ..