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  1934 – He was born on the 28th day of January this year in Lakewood, Florida. He attended Warren G. Harding High School in Warren, Ohio, before he attended Hiram College.   1956 – He played Major League Baseball first baseman for the New York and San Francisco Giants.   1959 – He played ..

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1932 – He was born on the 4th day of March of this year.   1969 – Wells had worked for Warner Brothers as its Vice President of West Coast in this year, then in 1973 as President, and in 1977 as Vice Chairman.   1982 – He left the company this year.   1984 ..

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1942 – Born on August 21st in Germany. German politician and political economist.          – Ernst Welteke, the president of the Bundesbank, which oversees Germany’s banks, lost his job because of an expensive weekend. 1974 – Member of the Hessian State Parliament. 1994 – The finance minister of Hesse. 1999 – President of Deutsche ..

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1864 – He was born on the 21st day of April this year in Erfurt, Germany. He began his career at the University of Berlin, and later worked at Freiburg University, University of Heidelberg, University of Vienna and University of Munich. He was influential in contemporary German politics, being an advisor to Germany’s negotiators at ..

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US lawyer, politician, and publisher   Representative from Georgia 1891-1893 (Populist)   Populist presidential candidate 1904   Senator from Georgia 1921-1922 (Democratic)   subject of C. Vann Woodward's biography "Tom Watson: Agrarian Rebel" 1938 2.6 / 5 ( ..

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1920 – Born on February 7th in Shanghai, China. Invented Magnetic Core Memory, pulse transfer controlling device. 1949 – Married to Lorraine Wang.          – An Wang introduced his first computer product. 1951 – Founded Wang Laboratories with $15,000. 1954 – An Wang emigrated from China and became a US citizen. 1955 – Awarded ..

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1838 – John Wanamaker was born on July 11th in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. United States department store merchant. 1858 – A devout Presbyterian, he founded the Bethany Sunday School, and supported temperance and the Pennsylvania Blue Laws. 1861 – After a few years as secretary of the Philadelphia Young Men’s Christian Association, he and his new ..

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1918 – Born on the 4th of July in Singapore.          – Craven served as a pilot in World War II, flying DeHavilland Mosquito over Germany to take photographs of enemy positions, each time he is flying into enemy territory in an unarmed plane.          – He met his first wife, Marjorie Bevan ..

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1912 – Born on August 4th in Stockholm, Sweden. Swedish businessman and diplomat who became legendary through his efforts to rescue Hungarian Jews during World War II and through his disappearance while a prisoner in the Soviet Union. 1936 – A descendant of a wealthy and prestigious family of bankers, industrialists, and diplomats, Wallenberg studied ..

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