US educator president of Bluefield State College 1953-1957 president of Fisk University 1957-1966 president of United Negro College Fund..
US chemist and educator provost of Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1990-1995 chancellor of Washington University of St. Louis 1..
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 ..
1781 – George Stephenson, born in Wylam, Northumberland, NE England, UK on the 9th of June. He was an English mechanical engineer who designed the famous and historically important steam locomotive named Rocket and is known as the "Father of Railways". 1801 – He obtained a situation as a brakesman. 1802 – He became an ..
1878 – Born on June 25th in Cleveland. American essayist and playwright who was instrumental in the founding of the Cleveland Play House. 1900 – He graduated from West High School and Yale University and then entered the family printing and stationery business. 1915 – After rising to the rank of vice-president, he retired to ..
1955 – Born on May 18th in Louisville, Kentucky. American federal judge. 1976 – Graduated from Michigan State University with his B.A. degree. 1979 – Graduated from University of Chicago Law School with his J.D. degree. – Law clerk of Hon. J. Skelly Wright, U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia ..
1934 – Born on the 9th of December in York, North Yorkshire, England 1957 –She became the member of the Old Vic Company, London 1957 – Her stage debut in London with the Old Vic as Ophelia in the play "Hamlet" 1958 – Made her broadway debut with the Old Vic in ..
1904 – Born on the 13th of May in Calgary, Alberta. Canadian poet, playwright, novelist, and teacher. 1936-1940 – Literary editor of "Canadian Forum". – Birney received a Ph.D. at the University of Toronto. 1941 – He wrote poem "David". 1942 – Beginning with ‘David and Other Poems’, Birney’s poetry consistently explored the ..