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1954 – Born on April 23rd in Flint, Michigan. An American film director author and activist. 1972 – He was elected to the local school board at age 18. 1991 – He married his wife, Kathleen Glynn.          – He wrote "Downsize This!". 1994 – Created the television series "TV Nation". 2002 – "Bowling ..

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1871 – Rosalia Luxemburg, born on the 5th of March in Zamosc, Poland. She was a Polish-born Marxist political theorist, socialist philosopher, and revolutionary. 1887 – She passed her Abitur. 1889 – After fleeing to Switzerland from imminent detention, she attended Zurich University, along with other socialist figures such as Anatoli Lunacharsky and Leo Jogiches. ..

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1728 – He was born this year in New London, Connecticut. His family soon moved to the frontier in the Mohawk Valley near modern Fonda, New York.   1752 – He married Catherine Brandt, and the couple raised five children. He entered militia service in the French and Indian War, and saw action at Fort ..

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1862 – Ella Reeve Bloor was born on Staten Island, on the 8th of July. American political organizer and writer who was active as an American socialist and communist, both as a candidate for public office and in labour actions in several industries. 1881 – Married Lucian Ware when she was nineteen. She raised a ..

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1805 – Born on the 8th of February in Puget-Théniers, Alpes-Maritimes, where his father, Jean Dominique Blanqui, was subprefect.        – He studied both law and medicine, but found his real vocation in politics, and quickly became a champion of the most advanced opinions. 1824 – A member of the Carbonari society, he took an ..

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