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Stanko Vraz was a Croatian and Slovenian poet.   1810 – Born 30th of June in Cerovec, Slovenia.   He was the first Croatian to earn his living as a professional writer.   Wrote poems and travelogues and collected folk poems.   Translated other nations’ literature to Croatian.   1842 – With two of his ..

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US Democratic politician   member of California assembly 1994-2000   majority leader of California assembly 1997-1998   speaker of California assembly 1998-2000   mayor of Los Angeles 2005&#82..

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1813 – Born on August 28th in Salem, Massachusetts to Captain Jones Very and his first cousin Lydia Very. Prophet, poet and madman, Jones Very was, to say the very least, unique among the men of his time. 1836-1838 – He attended Harvard University and Harvard Divinity School. 1839 – He wrote Essays and Poems. ..

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1925 – Born on October 3rd in West Point, New York. 1943-1946 – Served the United States Army as an Army Reserve.          – Wrote the novels Williwaw, The City and the Pillar, Julian, Washington, D.C., Myra Breckenridge, Burr, 1876, Creation, Lincoln, Empire, Hollywood, Live from Golgotha, The Smithsonian Institution and The Golden Age. ..

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