1437 – Isaac Abravanel was born in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1437. Isaac was born into a wealthy and learned family in Portugal. His father Judah was state treasurer of Portugal, and a great favorite of Alfonso V, king of Portugal. 1457 – Well versed in rabbinic literature and in the learning of his time, he ..
1961 – He was born in Panjshir, Afghanistan. 1983 – He studied ophthalmology at Kabul University’s Department of Medicine and obtained his M.D. 1985 – He worked as an Ophthalmologist in Kabul. – He worked with Afghan refugees in Pakistan, where he came into contact with the anti-Soviet resistance. 1986 – He ..
1905 – Born on December 5 in Soura, Kashmir. 1931 – As a student, he founded the Muslim Conference party, agitating against the rule of the Maharaja, and urged self-rule for Kashmir. He married Akbar Jahan, the daughter of Harry Nedou, the European proprietor of a chain of hotels in India including Nedou’s hotel in ..
1924 – Born on the 29th of April. 1986 – He led a major Liberal Democratic Party faction. – He became Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Minister of Trade. – He was Minister of Foreign Affairs within the Government of Yasuhiro Nakasone in July. 1987 – He was a top contender to ..
1954 – Born in Nagato on the 21st of September. 1977 – He studied and graduated with a degree in political science at Seikei University. He later moved to the United States to study political science at the University of Southern California, though he received no degree. 1979 – Abe began working for Kobe Steel. ..
1938 – Born on the 26th of June in Buffalo, New York. 1959 – He went on to pursue studies at Union College in Schenectady, New York and he obtained his bachelor’s degree. 1964 – He obtained his bachelor’s degree. – He moved to Honolulu, Hawaii to become a public school teacher at various ..
1878 – Born on the 30th of December in Kippen, Ontario. 1902 – He married Jessie Flatt, with whom he had two daughters. 1905 – He taught public school in several areas in Southern Ontario, including Wingham and Brantford, and was appointed Principal of Brantford Central Public School. 1910 – He accepted a position ..
1807 – George Abernethy was born on October 7, 1807 in New York City. 1830 – On Jan. 21, 1830 he married Anne Cope. 1839 – He met the Rev. Jason Lee who was superintendent of the Methodist mission of Oregon and was raising funds for the mission, and George arranged to go to Oregon ..
1937 – Born on the 24th of August in Abeokuta, Nigeria. 1993 – He was denied the opportunity to become President when the election results were annulled by a court during the regime of Ibrahim Babangida on the 12th of June. – He was the candidate of the Social Democratic Party. – When ..
1972 – He was born. 2003 – He is a member of the Vanuatu Labor Party after becoming the Speaker of Parliament. 2004 – He became acting president on the 24th of March when the five-year term of President John Bani expired. – He became acting president when Maseng was removed as president on ..