1630 – John Rogers born on the 11th of January. He was an early American academic. A resident of Ipswich, Massachusetts, Rogers practiced medicine and assisted his brother-in-law William Hubbard in the ministry, despite neither having been ordained as a minister or trained as a physician 1649 – 1652 – He was educated at Harvard ..
1945 – He was born on the 31st day of August this year in Jaffa. He first became interested in the violin when he heard a classical music performance on the radio. He studied at the Academy of Music in Tel Aviv before moving to the United States to study at the Juilliard School. ..
1943 – Born on February 13th in California as Elaine Hiesey. 1964-1965 – Received her B.A. and M.A. from Stanford University. 1969 – Married to Heinz Pagels. 1970 – Received her PhD from Harvard University and taught at Barnard College. 1974 – Became the head of the religion department. 1979 – Her book based on ..
1927 – Frank Newman, born in Jamestown Rhode Island. He was an educator and professor. 1944 – He arranged to graduate a semester early from high school and enlisted in the Navy on his 17th birthday, but was still in officer training at Brown University when the war ended. 1947 – He returned to Brown, ..
1469 – Nanak, born on the 15th of April in Rai Bhoi di Talvai, now Nankana Sahib, Pak, near Lahore, India. Indian spiritual teacher who was the first guru of the Sikhs, a monotheistic religious group that combines Hindu and Muslim influences. His teachings, expressed through devotional hymns, many of which still survive, stressed salvation ..
1872 – Pieter Cornelis (Piet) Mondriaan, born on the 7th of March at Amersfoort and trained at the Amsterdam Academy. He first followed the naturalism of the Haguc school but awareness of new tendencies and also an interest in Theosophy led him to become more selective from among the form’s before him and the colors ..
1863 – kelly Miller born on the 23rd of July in South Carolina.He was a leading African-American intellectual for more than half a century, and the first African-American to attend the Johns Hopkins University. 1886 – Graduatied from Howard University. 1887 – 1889 – He was admitted to the graduate program in Johns Hopkins University’s ..
1930 – Frank McCourt was born on August 19th in Brooklyn, New York, to Irish immigrant parents. 1923 – After quitting school at 13, Frank McCourt alternated between odd jobs and petty crime in an effort to feed himself, his mother, and four surviving brothers and sisters. 1929 – At 19, he returned to the ..
1971 – Karen McDougal, born on the 23rd of March in Gary, Indiana. She is an American model and actress. 1989 – She attended Ferris State University at Big Rapids, Michigan for college for 2 years, majoring in Elementary Education. Afterwards, she moved to a Detroit suburb and taught preschool there. 1997 – She is ..
1948 – Born on September 2nd in Boston, Massachusetts. American teacher who was chosen to be the first private citizen in space. 1954 – Moved to Framingham, Massachusets. 1966 – Graduated from Marian High School. 1970 – Christa Corrigan earned her B.A. from Framingham (Massachusetts) State College. – She began a teaching career that ..