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1922 – Born on the 14th of May in Lucknow, India. 1959 – Began his career with Habib Bank before independence.          – He founded the United Bank Ltd (UBL). 1972 – When banking was nationalised in Pakistan, Mr. Abedi founded the Bank of Credit and Commerce International with the Bank of America NT ..

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1924 – Born on the 25th of April in Vienna, Austria. 1944 – He was was sent to a Nazi work camp, when Germany invaded Hungary. 1949 – He fled the devastation left by World War II, and moved to Australia.        – He and his friend George Rockey, a fellow Hungarian immigrant, bought two ..

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1937 – Born on the 24th of August in Abeokuta, Nigeria. 1993 – He was denied the opportunity to become President when the election results        were annulled by a court during the regime of Ibrahim Babangida on the 12th of June.         – He was the candidate of the Social Democratic Party.         – When ..

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1923 – Born on May 11, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois. 1948 – Abner began his music industry career in Chicago working on the production line of a record company for 85 cents an hour. 1950 – He joined Art Sheridan to start Chance Records, then moved to Vee Jay Records, the first black-owned, full-line record ..

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1922 – Born on the 4th of April in Bronxville, New York. 1939 – He graduated from Fordham Preparatory School. 1943 – He ran his own small machine shop prior to entering the United State Army. 1949 – He began the Precision Valve Corporation. 1950 – 15,000,000 valves had been produced, marking the beginning of ..

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1948 – Born on the 27th of April in New York City, Westchester County. 1962 – He graduated at Iona Preparatoru School. 1969 – He was caught in France when an Air France attendant recognized his face from a wanted poster.           – He first served prison time in Perpignan’s house of Arrest ..

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