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1897 – Born on the 5th of May in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. 1916-1917 – Burke attended Ohio State University for only a semester, then studied at Columbia University.          – He was a lifelong interpreter of Shakespeare, and was also significantly influenced by Thorstein Veblen.          – Burke corresponded with a number of ..

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1931 – Born on January 9th in Königsberg in East Prussia. American science fiction author. 1936 – He immigrated to the U.S. 1947-1949 – He attended the University of Miami. 1950-1951 – Entered and graduated from Columbia University. 1952 – He began publishing science fiction in the magazine "Astounding Science Fiction" (now "Analog").          ..

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1849 – Brunetière was born in Toulon, Var, Provence on the 19th of July. 1870 – He studied in Paris at the Lycée Louis-le-Grand. Desiring a teaching career, he entered for examination at the École Normale Supérieure, but failed, and the outbreak of war prevented him trying again. 1893 – He became connected with the ..

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1927 – Born on April 4th in New York City. American drama critic, director and playwright. 1959 – He has served as drama critic at the New Republic. 1965-1979 – He was the Dean of the Yale School of Drama.          – He founded the Yale Repertory Theater. 1994 – He published numerous books ..

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1867 – Born in Hannibal, Missouri on the 18th of July. 1894 – Browns moved to Denver, Colorado, which gave the family more social opportunities. 1901 – She was one of the first students to enroll at the Carnegie Institute in New York. 1909-1914 – She ran for Congress. 1912 – She also assisted in ..

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1900 – Born on July 3rd in Louisville, Kentucky. American essayist and literary critic. 1923 – He graduated from Harvard University. 1929 – Wrote for The New York Evening Post as a drama critic. 1942 – He served the United States Navy during World War II, as a lieutenant. 1944 – He wrote for The ..

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1912 – Brower was born in Berkeley, California on the 1st of July. 1952 – He was 1st executive director of Sierra Club. 1969 – He founded League of Conservation Voters.          – He founder and 1st president of Friends of the Earth. 1982 – He founded Earth Island Institute. 2000 – He died ..

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US critic   leader of New Criticism school   with Robert Penn Warren, co-founded journal "Southern Review" 1935   wrote "Understanding Poetry" 1938, "Understanding Fiction" 1943 2 / 5 (..

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1960 – She was born on the 22nd of June in Lawrence, Kansas.          – Brockovich was raised in Lawrence, Kansas, and attended Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas. 1981 – She worked as a management trainee for K-Mart but quit after a few months and entered some potentially lucrative beauty pageants.          ..

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