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1882 – He was born on the 22nd of April.          – He studied at Atlanta Baptist College, the University of Chicago and Harvard.          – He taught at Atlanta Baptist College, Howard University, and Shaw University, serving as the Dean of Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA. 1910 – He wrote a good deal ..

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1914 – He was born on the 1st of October in Atlanta. 1934 – Boorstin majored in English history and literature at Harvard University. 1936-1937 –  He obtained a Rhodes scholarship to Balliol College, Oxford, where he took first-class degrees in history and civil law. 1940 – Boorstin was admitted to the bar at the ..

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1909 – Derk Bodde was born on the 9th of March. US Sinologist and historian of China. 1930 – Bodde received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University. 1931-1937 – Studied in China on a fellowship. 1938 – He earned a doctorate in Chinese Studies from the University of Leiden in Amsterdam. 1948 – First American ..

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1795 – Born on the 22nd of April, at Frankfurt-am-Main, the son of Karl Ludwig Böhmer.        – Educated at the universities of Heidelberg and Göttingen        – Became secretary of the Gesellschaft für ältere deutsche Geschichtskunde.        – He was the archivist and then librarian of the city of Frankfurt. 1831 – His first ..

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1870 – He was born in Wilton, Wisconsin on the 20th of July to Edwin Latham and Rosaline (Cady) Bolton. 1895 – He finished bachelor’s degree at University of Wisconsin.          – He married Gertrude James and they had seven children. 1896 – Bolton studied under Frederick Jackson Turner. 1897 – He was a ..

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1806 – He was born on the 22nd of July at Kronach, in Upper Franconia and studied at the gymnasium of Bamberg. 1830 – Returning to Zurich, he threw himself with ardour into the political strife which was at the time unsettling all the cantons of the Confederation, and in this year published Uber die ..

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1886 – Born on the 6th of July in Lyon to a Jewish family, the son of the professor of ancient history Gustave Bloch. 1936 – He went to the university at Strasbourg; he succeeded Henri Hauser as professor of economic history at the Sorbonne. 1924 – Published one of his most famous works Les ..

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1907 – Blunt was born on the 26th of September in Bournemouth. English art historian and spy.        – He was the member of Kim Philby spy ring.        – Educated at Marlborough College, where he was a contemporary of Louis. 1932 – Became a Fellow of the college. 1965 – He was Slade Professor ..

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1811 – Born in Madrid, Spain on the 29th of September. French  historian,socialist politician and utopian socialist, noted for his theory of worker-controlled “social workshops”.          – Studied law in Paris, and became a contributor to various journals. 1839 – Opposed the idea of a Napoleonic restoration. 1840 – It was in this newspaper ..

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1705 – Thomas Birch was born on the 23rd of November at Clerkenwell.   1728 – Married Hannah Cox, who died in the following year.   1730 – He was ordained deacon in the Church of England.   1731 – Became priest.   1735 – He became a member of the Society of Antiquaries.   ..

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