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RAY BUTTIGIEG [Composer/Producer/Poet] Ray Buttigieg (pronounced /beauty-gig/, with hard "g" as in "go") was born on the island of Gozo, the second largest island of the Maltese Islands on May 1, 1955. In a small picturesque village in the town of Qala, overlooking Mount Etna in the distant haze some fifty miles away, towering over ..

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1905 – Kharms was born in Saint Petersburg on December 30, 1905.   1924 – Entered Leningrad Electrotechnicum, but eventually expelled for lack of interest in social activities. After his expulsion, he devoted himself entirely to literature.   1927 – Invited to be a member of the newly formed Association of Writers of Children’s Literature. ..

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1962 – Palahniuk was born in Pasco, Washington on February 21, 1962. 1982 – Attended the University of Oregon taking up Journalism. While studying, he worked as an intern for National Public Radio’s KLCC in Eugene, Oregon. 1986 – Graduated with a degree in Journalism at the University of Oregon. 1988 – Quit his job ..

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1880 – Born on the 13th of October in Odessa (known today as Ukraine). 1895 – At the age of fifteen, he ran away and lived with his aunt in Saint Petersburg. 1902 – Served the Army for two years and given a job as a customs officer in the village of Novosiltsy. 1904 – ..

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1934 – Bennett was born in Leeds, Yorkshire on May 9, 1934. 1946-1952 – Attended Leeds Modern School. 1954-1957 – Bennett attended and got his bachelor’s degree at Exeter College in Oxford. 1957-1959 – Attended the National service with Joint Services School for Linguists, Cambridge and Bodmin. 1960-1962 – Bennett was a temporary junior lecturer ..

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1951 – Bell was born on the 26th of February in Walthanmstow, London. 1970 – Bell took a degree course in Fine Arts at Leeds University. 1974 – Graduated with a degree in Fine Arts. Worked in a bookshop and other jobs and occasional day’s teaching drawing and doing video projects at Jacob Kramer College. ..

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1965 – Morris born in Bristol, England on September 5, 1965. 1985 – Morris was educated at Stonyhurst College and studied zoology at the University of Bristol. Upon graduating, He took up a traineeship with BBC Radio Cambridgeshire, where he was able to have the advantage of the free access to editing and recording equipment ..

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1931 – Born in Bow, London on January 10, 1931. 1951 – Attended Marling School in Stroud, Gloucestershire. 1968 – Achieved fame with his baroque comedy, The Ruling Class, which debuted at the Nottingham Playhouse. 1969 – Portrayed Da Vinci being prematurely declared dead in the play, "Leonardo’s Last Supper". 1978 – The play "Laughter!" ..

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1936 – Guberman was born in Moscow on July 7, 1936. 1958 – Obtained his diploma with a degree in Electrical Engineer. 1959 – Guberman was able to meet Alexander Ginzburg. He wrote popular science books, but he gradually became active as a dissident poet. 1979 – Arrested and sentenced to five years of Labor ..

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