1939 – Abdullah was born to a prominent religious family in Kepala Batas, Penang on November 26, 1939. 1964 – He received a Bachelor of Arts in Islamic Studies from the University of Malaya, having originally wished to pursue a degree in Economics but failing to meet the required standard after failing his statistics paper. ..
1821 – Born in St. Andrews, Lower Canadato Rev. Joseph Abbott and Harriet Bradford, on March 12, 1821. 1838 – He began work at age 17 with A. Laurie and Company, a Montreal wholesale and retail dry-goods firm. He did everything from selling cloth to packing apples. 1843 – He went back to Montreal to ..