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Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths - 24th February

Today’s posting is another light(ish) one and we start with, Ippolito Aldobrandini or Pope Clement VIII who started to rise through the ranks from 1536. Younger brother of German folklore tale writing duo the Brothers Grimm, Wilhelm Carl Grimm found birth anything but in 1786. 530 more words

Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 23rd February

Today’s a fairly steady day for births and deaths – to this end we start with Pietro Barbo, who went onto become Pope Paul II had to confess his birthday was in 1417. 560 more words

Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 22nd February

George Washington, first incumbent in the office of President of the United States of America kicks things off today as he was victorious in birth back in 1732. 654 more words

Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 21st February

Eighth President of Mexico, Antonio de Padua María Severino López de Santa Anna y Pérez de Lebrón kicks things off today given his parents were out of breath having said his full name for the first time in 1794. 593 more words

Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 20th February

Our posting today begins with person who coined the term psychiatry – Johann Christian Reil, didn’t need therapy over being born in 1759. Founder of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, Benjamin Waugh managed to be born without hurting himself in 1839. 614 more words

Famous & Infamous Births & Deaths 18th February

Today’s births paragraph starts with old English royal of the week – given Mary I of England (and Ireland), earned the sobriquet ‘Bloody Mary’ in 1516. 663 more words