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1567 – Born on the month of November in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England. 1586 – He went up to St John’s College, Cambridge as a sizar, gaining his bachelor’s degree. 1590 – He is sometimes credited with the three "pasquil" tracts. 1589 – An Almond for a Parrot, originally credited to one "Cutbert Curry Knave," is ..

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1840 – Born on the 27th of September in Landau, Germany. 1860 – He went to England for the New York Illustrated News. 1862 – He worked his first caricature, the cartoon "Peace". 1873 – He toured the United States as lecturer and sketch-artist. 1890 – He published Thomas Nast’s Christmas Drawings for the Human ..

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1870 – Munro was born in Akyab, Burma on December 18, 1870. 1893 – Munro was educated at Pencarwick School in Exmouth and the Bedford Grammar School. He followed in his father’s footsteps by joining the Burma police. 1896 – Due to failing health forced his resignation and return to England, where he started his ..

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1622 – Born on January 15, 1622. 1640 – At the age of 18 Poquelin received the title of the "Tapissier du Roi." This put him in frequent contact with King Louis XIV. 1642 – Poquelin became a lawyer in Orleans in 1642. 1643 – In June 1643, together with his lover Madeleine Béjart and ..

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1880 – Mencken was born in Baltimore, Maryland on September 12, 1880. 1899 – Worked as a reporter for the Baltimore Morning Herald. 1906 – Mencken became a reporter at The Baltimore Sun after working at the Baltimore Morning Herald. 1908 – Became a literary critic for the magazine The Smart Set. Mencken together with ..

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1921 – Maldin was born in Mountain Park, New Mexico on October 29, 1921. 1936 – Attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. 1940 – Entered the U.S. Army to fight in World War II. Began drawing cartoons about the soldire life and created two fictional cartoon characters, Willie and Joe. Mauldin began working for ..

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1670 – Mandeville was born in Rotterdam, Netherlands on January 19, 1670. He was baptised on November 20, 1670. 1685 – Mandeville left Erasmus school at Rotterdam where he showed his ability by an "Oratio scholastica de medicina". 1689 – Mandeville produced a thesis "De brutorum operationibus", in which he advocated the Cartesian theory of ..

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1935 – Lodge was born in London on January 28, 1935. 1955 – Studied at University College London and obtained his Bachelor’s degree. 1959 – Obtained his Master’s degree at the University College London. Lodge went to obtain his Ph.D (Doctor of Philosophy) at the University of Birmingham. 1960 – Lodge taught English at the ..

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1928 – Lehrer was born in New York City on April 9, 1928. 1947 – Graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics at Harvard university. 1948 – Received his Master’s degree at Harvard university and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. 1954 – Received the Edgar Allan Poe Award Raven Award. 1955-1957 – Joined the ..

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