French orator and revolutionary 2.2 / 5 ( ..
1767 – Keokuk born along Rock River, Rock Island, Illinois United States. He was a chief of the Sauk tribe in central North America noted for his involvement in the Black Hawk War. The town of Keokuk, Iowa, where he is buried, is named for him. Sauk Indian orator and politician who became chief by ..
Spanish Communist agitator and politician helped found Spanish Communist Party 1920 opposed Fascists in Spanish Civil War 2.1 / 5 ( ..
1889 – Born in Braunau, Austria; it was the birth of a German Nazi dictator, orator, and politician 1907 – Went to Vienna to fulfill his dream of becoming an artist but he failed in his exam to the Academy of Fine Arts 1913 – Immigrated to Bavaria. 1914-1918 – Fought in ..
English orator and politician 2.8 / 5 ( ..
1932 – She was born this year 1966 – She secured financing for a trip to Africa. There she met Dr. Louis Leakey, from whom she managed to get a job researching gorillas. 1967 – She founded the Karisoke Research Center, a remote rainforest camp nestled in the Virunga Mountains in Ruhengeri province, ..
US Democratic politician Representative from South Carolina 1947-1949, 1951-1975 chairman of House Veterans Affairs Committee 1973-1975 2.8 / 5 ( ..
384 BCE – A prominent Greek diplomat and orator was born in Athens this year, during the last year of the 98th Olympiad or the first year of the 99th Olympiad. His father also named Demosthenes who belonged to the local tribe, Pandionis, and lived in the deme of Paeania in the Athenian countryside, was ..
1857 – Clarence Seward Darrow was born on the 18th of April in Kinsman Township, Trumbull County, Ohio. 1878 – He was admitted to bar. Defended Eugene V. Debs and other strikers in injunction case stemming from Pullman strike. 1902-1903 – Represented striking miners during arbitration of Scranton, Pennsylvania, anthracite strikes. ..
Irish judge, lawyer, orator, and politician advocate for fair treatment of Catholics 2.7 / 5 ( ..