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1862 – Born on August 11th in Janesville, Wisconsin. American composer-author of sentimental art songs that attained great popularity.          – Bond as a child learned to play the piano. 1894 – During her second marriage, she began to write songs, and in December, two of them, “Is My Dolly Dead?” and “Mother’s Cradle ..

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1905 – Born on May 16th in Rushden, Northamptonshire, England. British novelist and short-story writer of high reputation and wide popularity. 1935-1941 – He became well known as a writer about the countryside and the life of the agricultural labourer with The Poacher; A House of Women; My Uncle Silas, widely enjoyed for its earthy, ..

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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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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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1968 – earned BSC ( agriculture and zoology , University of Guelph   1974 – earned Phd in neurobiology   1977 – earned medical degree from McMaster University, Hamilton Ontario   1981 she was admitted to the Royal College of Physcians and Surgeons   1983- became Canada’s first woman astronaut   January 22, 1992- blasted ..

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