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1622 – Henry Vaughan, born on the 17th of April in Newton-upon-Usk, Breconshire, Wales. He was a Welsh metaphysical poet and a doctor. 1640 – Left Oxford to study law in London for two years. 1645 – Colonel Herbert Price raised troops for the King, and  entertained him at the Priory, where he may have ..

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1850 – Born on June 27th in Sopot, Vazovgrad, Bulgaria. 1874 – He joined the struggle for his country’s independence from the Ottoman Empire. 1875 – He returned to Sopot where he became a member of the local revolutionary committee. 1876-1877 – He started writing his famous poems with Botev and some other Bulgarian emigrants ..

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1562 – Born on the 25th of November in Madrid. 1582-1587 – He took part in the expedition to the Azores and was secretary to the marqués de las Navas. 1588 – In February, he was banished for circulating criminal libels against his mistress, Elena Osorio, whom he has celebrated under the name of Filis. ..

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He was born along the banks of the Ganges in ancient India to a sage by the name of Prachetasa.   His birth name was Ratnakara.   Maharishi Valmiki is the ancient author of the Hindu epic Ramayana.   &nb..

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