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1941 – Born on August 1st in Brooklyn, New York. American critic, editor, novelist, and short-story writer whose work often examines aspects of family life from diverse points of view. 1962 – Busch graduated from Muhlenberg College (Allentown, Pennsylvania). 1967 – He received an M.A. from Colgate University (Hamilton, New York), where he later taught ..

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1943 – Born on October 10th in Houston, Texas. American writer of short stories and novels featuring characters who are shaped by the impersonal suburban environments in which they live. 1970 – ‘Rangoon’, a collection of his surreal short fiction, drawings, and photographs, was published. 1971 – He wrote his novel ‘War & War’. 1977 ..

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1922 – Born on April 21st in Barretos, Brazil. He was one of the most powerful playwrights within the wave of theatrical renewal that began in Brazil. 1954 – He staged ‘O faqueiro de prata’ (“The Silver Cutlery”) and ‘O telescópio’ (“The Telescope”). 1955 – Andrade came even more forcefully to public attention with ‘A ..

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1932 – Born – Jan 19th- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   1947 – He was something of a child prodigy, and at 15 began studies at the University of Pennsylvania, where he first developed an interest in British film, particularly Ealing comedies.   1953 – Lester moved to London and began work as a director in independent television. A variety ..

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1910 – Born on June 8th in Newark, New Jersey. American science-fiction writer, considered the father of modern science fiction.          – He developed Laws of Robotics with Isaac Asimov.          – He attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). 1928 – He began writing science fiction at age 18 and quickly sold ..

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Giannina Braschi is one of Puerto Rico’s most influential contemporary poets who writes experimental and politically-charged works in English, Spanish, and Spanglish. Her best known titles include the phantasmagorical trilogy "Empire of Dreams," the bilingual comic novel "Yo-Yo Boing!," and "United States of Banana". She lives in New York City, the site and subject of much ..

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John C. Caldwell was born in Sydney, Australia.   1946 He was educated at Sydney University and Sydney Teachers College (1948), University of New England (1955-1958)   1961 He completed his PhD at The Australian National University, started in 1959 with a study of the demography of Malaysia and Singapore.   His 1976 paper Restatement ..

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1934 – John Caine, born in Salford, Lancashire. He was newsreader and presenter at Granada Televison, in Manchester. He was educated at Salford Grammar School. After National Service as Lieutenant in Malaya, he returned to the UK where he joined Granada Television as a newscaster and presenter. He was artistic director and then Chairman of ..

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  1965: Born on October 13th 1965 in Singapore.   1972 – 1977: Attended Anglo-Chinese Primary School, Singapore.   1978 – 1981: Attended Anglo-Chinese Secondary School, Singapore.   1982 – 1983: Attended Hwa Chong Junior College, Singapore.   1984 – 1986: Served in the Singapore Armed Forces, Singapore.     1986 – 1989: National University of ..

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http://wheelierecord.tripod.com/ Roberts BIO: Born : May 8th 1969 Robert M. Hensel was born with a birth defect know as Spina bifida. A disability that has not stopped him from achieving success in his life. Robert serves as an advocate for the disabled, an on going effort to better the rights of all Americans with disabilities. ..

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