1849 – He was born in Montreal on the 16th of May. 1886 – He was educated at Glenalmond, Eton and Balliol College, Oxford, Elgin entered politics as a Liberal, serving as First Commissioner of Works under Gladstone. 1894 – Elgin was made Viceroy of India. 1899 – He returned to England and was made ..
1934 – Born on October 8th in Providence, Rhode Island. American director of the National Gallery of Art in Washington and one of the most prominent and powerful forces in the postwar American artworld. – He studied Renaissance art at Harvard and at NYU’s Institute of Fine Arts, spent time with Bernard Berenson ..
1930 – Lonnie Robert Bristow was born in New York on the 6th of April, and grew up in Harlem. 1953 – He attended Morehouse College in Atlanta for two years, then returned to New York, where he received his B.S. degree from City College. 1957 – His M.D. from the New York University College ..
1838 – Born on July 21st in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. American politician. 1861 – Major General John Rutter Brooke began his military career as a captain of volunteers in the Civil War and eventually achieved the rank of major general of volunteers. – In the Spanish-American War, he commanded the 1st Corps of the ..
1890 – Born on October 14th. American film censor. 1934 – Reigned over the Production Code Administration, the Hollywood office tasked with censoring the American screen. – He founded the Legion of Decency. 1954 – Received an Honorary Award for his conscientious, open-minded and dignified management of the Motion Picture Production Code. 1965 ..
1919 – He was born on the 17th of June. 1941 – He graduated from Yale, where he was chairman of the Yale Daily News. 1948 – He received his law degree from Harvard Law School. 1950-1960 – After teaching at Harvard Law School, he accepted the post of Provost at Yale. 1963 – He ..
1874 – Lyman James Briggs was born on May 7th, on a farm in Assyria, Michigan, 12 miles north of Battle Creek. American administrator, physicist, and agricultural scientist. 1889 – Briggs entered Michigan Agricultural College by examination at the age of fifteen. 1893 – He received his B.S. degree. After leaving Michigan Agricultural College, Lyman ..
1940 – Born on August 29th in Centralia, Illinois. American administrator. 1961 – Married to Sue Beth. 1962 – Graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. – Brady began a career in public service that eventually led him to the White House. 1973 – Married ..
1930 – Born on April 11th in New York City. American administrator. 1948 – He graduated from St. Mark’s School, Southboro, Massachusetts. 1952-1954 – Graduated from Yale University with his B.A. degree and an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School. – Married to Katherine Douglas. – Brady was chairman of the ..
1903 – Born on the 23rd of August in Denver, Colorado. 1929 – Received his law degree from the University of Denver. 1935 – He held a series of legal and administrative position with the United States government. 1948-1953 – He was the Secretary of Agriculture. 1949 – He advocated the Brannan plan, as part ..