1832 – Born on the 3rd of October in Haverhill, Massachusetts. 1857 – He graduated from Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire. 1861 – He helped organize the 39th Ohio Infantry, and was rewarded with a commission as its first major. 1864 – He was severely wounded in his ankle in a skirmish at Ruff’s ..
1961 – Barack Obama was born on the 4th of August in Honolulu, Hawaii. His parents – Barack Hussein Obama Sr. from Kenya, and Ann Dunham of Wichita, Kansas – Met while both were attending the East-West Center of the University of Hawaii at Manoa. American politician. 1963 – His parents got divorced. His mother ..
1902 – Born on the 6th of February in London. – He represented many celebrities in a variety of cases, among them Quentin Reynolds in his successful libel suit against Westbrook Pegler, and the broadcaster John Henry Faulk against AWARE, a right-wing organization that had falsely labeled him a communist. 1962 – He ..
1791 – John Nelson, born on the 1st of June in Frederick, Maryland, the son of politician Roger Nelson. 1811 – He graduated from the College of William and Mary. 1813 – He was admitted to the bar, starting practice in Frederick. 1821 – 1823 – He served only one term representing Maryland districts. 1825 ..
1919 – Born in Manchester on the 28th of December. 1940 – Graduated from Bryn Mawr College. – She had five children with her husband, Glenn Neville. 1963 – Her first book, It’s Like This, Cat. 1964 – Won the Newbery Med..
1934 – Born on the 27th of February in Winsted ,Connecticut, U.S.A.1955 – He graduated at Princeton University. 1958 – He served in the United States Army for six months. 1959 – He began working as a lawyer in Hartford,Connecticut. 1961 – He was a Professor of History and Government at the University of Hartford. ..
US judge, lawyer, and Democratic politician admitted to New York bar 1948 assistant counsel for NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund 1949-1961 associate counsel for NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund 1961-1965 principal counsel for James Meredith in lawsuit to gain admission to University of Mississippi 1961-1962 member of New ..
1671 – Born on the 15th of October. 1671 – Born on the estate of his parents, Richard Morris and Sarah Morris, this Lewis Morris was the first in a lengthy string of men with the same name to inherit the prominent estate of Morrisania in the southwest section of today’s Bronx. 1672 – In ..
1478 – He was born this year. 1510 – He served as one of the two under sheriffs of the city of London, a position of considerable responsibility in which he earned a reputation as an honest and effective public servant. 1513 – He worked on a History of King Richard III, an ..
1930 – Born in Kalisz, Poland on the 28th of April. 1960 – He was legal counsel to the Israeli Foreign Ministry. 1967 – Wrote a secret memo for Prime Minister Levi Eshkol. – This was just after Israel’s victory in the Six-Day War of June. Meron argued that creating new settlements in ..