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1747 – Born on the 7th of October near present-day Moorefield, W. Virginia   1767 – He started on his journey to Ohio River with some of his company but deserted it because of the harshness of the weather.   1768 – He and his family and others proceeded to take possession of his rights ..

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1937 – He’s a self-made billionaire magazine editor, publisher, and real estate tycoon who was born this year in Montreal, Canada. Zuckerman is the 382nd richest man in the world by Forbes list.   1961 – He graduated at the University of Pennsylvania’s the Wharton School with M.B.A. and distinction of honor.   1970 – He co-founded ..

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1849 – Born on the 6th of October in Mugla, Turkey. He is the son of a poor Greek family exiled in Russia.   1866 – He transferred to England.   1888 – When the inventor of a machine gun named Maxim allied to Nordenfelt, Zaharoff was named representative of the firm all over Europe. ..

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1874- Born in Van Hornesville, New York; birth of a US businessman, diplomat, and lawyer -statesman who helped solve REPARATION Problems arising from World War 1   1912 -He practiced law privately -When he joined the General Electric Company as general counsel; he later served as board chairman of that firm (1922-34, 1942-44)   1919-1929 ..

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Jerry Chih-Yuan Yang is the Taiwanese American co-founder of Yahoo! Inc. 1968 – Born 6th of November in Taipei, Taiwan. 1978 – Yang moved to San Jose, California with his single mother (Lily) and younger brother (Ken). Graduated from Piedmont Hills High School, then went on to receive his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical ..

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1943 – A future US television businessman was born.   1980s – He graduated from Chaminade High School, the College of the Holy Cross and earned an LLB from The University of Virginia Law School.   1986 – He was named president and CEO of NBC   2001 – He became chairman and CEO   ..

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  1879 – He was born this year in Kansas City, Missouri.   1900 – He attended West Point military academy, and graduated this year. As an officer in the United States Army, he was stationed in the Philippines and then, for ten years, in the Panama Canal Zone.   1915 – He retired to ..

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