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1823 – Born in Bolton, Lancashire, England on the 3rd of January. 1856 – He accepted the job as manager of the company. 1860 – He made a contract with the local engineer Giovanni Biagio Luppis in order to perfect Luppis’ invention of the first prototypes of a self propelled torpedo. 1866 – He developed ..

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1873 – Born on the 8th of September in Baden, near Vienna, Austria. 1912 – The famed Austro German showman first came to the attention of most American playgoers when Winthrop Ames imported his mounting of the Oriental pantomime Sumurun. 1924 – Reinhardt visited New York to recreate his production of The Miracle. 1927 – ..

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1955 – Born on the 29th of November in St. Louis Park, Minn., U.S.          – After graduating from NYU, Joel worked as a production assistant on a variety of industrial films and music videos. 1981 – He developed a talent for film editing and met Sam Raimi, who was looking for an assistant ..

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1916 – Born on October 1st in Kent, England. British actor and opera administrator. 1943 – Married to Diana Murray Downton. 1949-1981 – Manager of the Glyndebourne Opera Festival in Britain, who built the Glyndebourne into one of the most prestigious musical happenings in Europe. 2003 – Died of natural cause on June 19th in ..

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1796 – He was born on the 8th of April in London. 1823 – He was appointed stage-manager of Drury Lane Theatre, London. 1826 -He was managing the Theatre Royal, Birmingham. 1833 – He undertook the joint management of Drury Lane and Covent Garden, London. 1840-1848 – Bunn was declared a bankrupt, but he continued ..

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1925 – Born on March 21st in Chiswick, West London. British theater and film director. 1951 – Married to Natasha Perry. 1959-1961 – He was also Tony-nominated two other times: as Best Director for ‘Friedrich Durrenmatt’ ‘s "The Visit", and as Best Director (Musical) for "Irma la Douce". 1962 – He was appointed Director of ..

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