1937 – Robert Berdahl was born. 1993 – He became President of University of Texas at Austin. 1997 – He became Chancellor of University of California at Berkeley. 1.7 / 5 (..
1891 – Born on the 20th of October in Worcester, Massachusetts. 1916 – Samuel Bemis received his degree from Clark University. – Received his Ph.D. from Harvard University. 1923 – Wrote "Jay’s Treaty: A Study in Commerce and Diplomacy". 1924 – He garnered attention for a work on John Jay. 1926 – "Pinckney’s ..
1943 – Born on the 17th of July in Tangier, Morocco. 1955 – Immigrated to Israel. 1959 – Naturalized Israeli citizen. – Educated at Tel-Aviv University and Oxford University from which he received a Ph.D. in History. 1970 – He was a historian at Tel-Aviv University. 1982-1986 – Served as head of the ..
1873 – Born on the 7th of September in Waterloo, Iowa, USA. 1902 – He began a teaching career at the University of Kansas. 1907 – Educated at the University of Wisconsin and Columbia University majoring in history. 1915 – Wrote first book The Beginnings of the American People. 1917 – Served as teacher in ..
James Phinney Baxter III was an American historian, educator and academic. 1937-1961 – Served as President of Williams College. 1943 – Part-time official historian of the US Office of Scientific Research and Development. 1948 – Won the Pulitzer Prize for history, for his book Scientists Against Time. Grandson of historian and ..
1874 – Born on November 27th near Knightstown, Indiana. American historian, best-known for his iconoclastic studies of the development of U.S. political institutions. – Introduced themes of economic self-interest and economic conflict regarding the adoption of the Constitution and the transformations caused by the Civil War. 1898 – Beard attended DePauw University, Greencastle, ..
1876 – Born on the 5th of August in Indianapolis. 1892 – At sixteen she left home to attend De Pauw University in Asbury, Indiana, where she studied political science, languages, and literature. 1897-1900 – She graduated and taught high school German. 1900 – Married Charles Austin Beard, whom she had met at De Pauw. ..
1907 – Jacques Martin Barzun was born on the 30th of November in Grenoble France. 1927 – Barzun was first in class of Columbia College and was a prize-winning member of the Philolexian Society, a Columbia debating club. 1932 – He obtained his Ph.D. from Columbia College. 1928-1955 – Professor of History ..
1867 – John Spencer Bassett is a US historian was born in Tarboro, North Carolina. 1886 – Entered Trinity College (now Duke University) as a junior, graduating with an A.B. in history. Received a Ph.D in history from Johns Hopkins University, under the direction of Herbert Baxter Adams. 1789-1801 – His writings are The Federalist ..
Alfred Hamilton Barr, Jr. is a US administrator and art historian. 1902 – Alfred Hamilton Barr, Jr. was born in Detroit. 1929 – He was the founding director of the Rockefeller family’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City. 1946 – Barr received his Ph.D. from Harvard. The Alfred ..