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1922 – Born on the 17th of July in Barnsley. He was an English Movement poet, and literary critic.   Served in the Navy before studying at the University of Cambridge.   He taught English at the University of Essex, and later at Vanderbilt University and Stanford University.   Wrote Purity of Diction in English ..

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1864 – Born on the 18th of April in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. 1886 – Worked as Reporter The Philadelphia Record. 1890 – Served as Managing Editor Harper’s Weekly Review. 1891 – Authored the gallegher. 1892 – Wrote Van Bibber and Others. 1894 – He wrote the Rulers of the Mediterranean. 1895 – Wrote About Paris. ..

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  1857 – Clarence Seward Darrow was born on the 18th of April in Kinsman Township, Trumbull County, Ohio.   1878 – He was admitted to bar.   Defended Eugene V. Debs and other strikers in injunction case stemming from Pullman strike.   1902-1903 – Represented striking miners during arbitration of Scranton, Pennsylvania, anthracite strikes. ..

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1930 – Justin Whitlock Dart, Jr. was born on the 29th of August.   1948 – Dart contracted polio before entering the University of Houston.   1954 – Earned undergraduate degrees in history and education in University of Houston.          – The university refused to give him a teaching certificate because of his disability.   ..

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1867 – Born in Paris, on the 16th of November, the son of the novelist Alphonse Daudet.   1891 – Married Jeanne Hugo, the granddaughter of Victor Hugo.   1895 – Divorced his wife, and became a vocal critic.   1907 – With Charles Maurras, he co-founded and was an editor of the conservative, integralist ..

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1898 – Born on August 24th in Belsano, Pennsylvania. 1917 – Cowley left Harvard to drive munitions trucks for the American Field Service in France. While on the Western Front Cowley wrote articles about the First World War for The Pittsburgh Gazette. 1919 – Married to Margarite Frances Baird. 1920 – Graduated cum laude from ..

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1917 – Born on May 28th in Brooklyn, New York. American biologist and educator. 1941 – Earned his PhD in Biology at Harvard University. 1947 – Barry Commoner is a Professor of plant physiology and chairman of the Department of Botany at Washington University.          – Director of Washington University’s Center for the Biology ..

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