US pacifist and Republican politician Representative from Montana 1917-1919, 1941-1943 (1st woman elected to Congress 1916) only member of Congress to vote against US entry into both World Wars 2.9 / 5 ( ..
English geologist 2.6 / 5 ( ..
French politician prime minister of France 1962-1968 president of France 1969-1974 2.9 / 5 ( ..
1865 – Gifford Pinchot born on the 11th August in Simsbury, Conneticut. The scion of an old Huguenot family of moderate wealth and high public spirit. 1886 – Served on the National Forest Commission. Two years later he became head of the Division of Forestry in the Department of Agriculture. 1889 – Graduated from Yale ..
495 B.C – He was born this year, in the deme of Cholargos just north of Athens. He was the son of the politician Xanthippus, who, although ostracized in 485–4 BC, returned to Athens to command the Athenian contingent in the Greek victory at Mycale just five years later. 472 – In the spring ..
1919 – born in Junin, Argentina 1934-1935– around these years, she traveled to Buenos Aires at age 15 1945 – on October 21, became the 2nd wife of Juan Peron of Argentina 1946 – First Lady of Argentina until her death 1947 – during her "Rainbow Tour" of Europe, Eva Perón was featured on ..
1895 – Born in Lobos, Buenos Aires; birth of an Argentine army officer and politician 1912 – at age 16, he joined the Military School 1938 – was deployed to Italy, France, Germany, Hungary, Albania, and Yugoslavia as military observer 1943 – colonel during the miltary coup by the United Officers’ Group ..
German philosopher 2 / 5 (..
1858 – Emmeline Goulden was born on July 14 in in Manchester, England. – Her father, Robert Goulden was a successful businessman and committed abolitionist – Her mother, Sophia Crane was active in the early days of the British suffragette movement and Emmeline would accompany her mother to suffrage meetings from a ..
US politician 1st Postmaster General 1789-1791 2.7 / 5 ( ..