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1740 – Almeida was born in Lisbon on September 10, 1740. 1760 – Studied law at the University of Coimbra for three years and diverted his time in teaching rhetoric. 1776 – Almeida was sent to Lisbon to fill a certain post. 1777 – Almeida was named professor of rhetoric and his interest shifted from ..

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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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1934 – Johnson was born in Moline, Illinois on April 28, 1934. 1957 – Got her BA at the University of Utah. 1966 – Got her Master’s degree at the University of California, Los Angeles. 1968 – Finished her PhD at the University of California, Los Angeles. 1968-1987 – Taught english at the University of ..

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1758 – Hamilton was born in Belfast on July 25, 1758. 1759 – Hamilton’s father died leaving their mother widow with three children. 1762 – Hamilton was sent to her paternal aunt in Stirlingshire, Scotland. Elizabeth was also an intellectually active girl. She had a taste for good literature and was widely read. 1788 – ..

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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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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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1780 – Hone was born in Somerset, England on June 3, 1780. 1800 – Hone was married and started a book and print shop in Lambeth Walk. 1811 – Hone was employed as auctioneer by the booksellers and had an office in Ivy Lane. 1815 – Started the Traveller Newspaper and tried to save Eliza ..

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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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