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Born With a Name Unfamiliar to Most
Fiorello Henry LaGuardia was born Fiorello Enrico La Guardia) on December 11, 1882. He died September 20, 1947. He was the 99th Mayor of New York City for three terms from 1934 to 1945 as a Republican. 702 more words
The math subject that some folks just love to hate, was “created” by Euclid. He lived somewhere around 300 B.C.E., and was also know of as Euclid of Alexandria. 666 more words
Start With Her Death
News of Emmeline Pankhurst’s death was announced around the U.K., and extensively in North America. Her funeral service on June 18, 1928, was filled with her former WSPU colleagues and those who had worked beside her in various capacities. 1,345 more words
Ernest Hemingway won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954. But his influence, his change-the-world-ability was showing long before that.
Hemingway was raised in Oak Park, Illinois. 1,083 more words