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This revised and up-to-date advisor is a reference resource for libraries of every kind and sizes, and for all school room grade degrees. With 3500 listings, it introduces a global flavour to the U.S. and Western eu vacation trips. It contains a Calendar of fastened days with listings via month and date.

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Birthday of William Tecumseh Sherman (Feb. 8, 1820–Feb. 14, 1891). American general remembered as the leader of the Union march through Ga. ” Elected to the Hall of Fame for Great Americans. 9 Birthday of Jules Verne (Feb. 8, 1828–Mar. 24, 1905). French novelist famous for Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea; his writing stimulated the development of science fiction. Birthday of William Henry Harrison (Feb. 9, 1773–Apr. 4, 1841). S. (1841; died after 32 days in office; Whig). Son of Benjamin Harrison, signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Buried in Canton, Ohio. ), a William McKinley banquet is held annually in Canton, his hometown. 28 29 28 Birthday of José Julian Martí y Perez (Jan. 28, 1853–May 19, 1895). Cuban poet and independence hero against the Spanish. 28 Birthday of Thomas Paine (Jan. 29, 1737–June 8, 1809). American Revolutionary propagandist and author of Common Sense, The Rights of Man, and The Age of Reason. This day is called Common Sense Day in his honor, to encourage people to use good sense in appreciating and protecting the rights of all people.

19, 1736–Aug. 25, 1819). Scottish engineer and inventor who developed a separate condensing vessel for the steam engine. The watt and kilowatt units of power are named in his honor. 19 Timket (Epiphany) in the Coptic and Ethiopian Orthodox Churches; on Jan. 20 in some years; offi- 11 20 January Holy Days and Feast Days 20 20 Birthday of Johannes Vilhelm Jensen (Jan. 20, 1873–Nov. 25, 1950). Danish novelist and lyric poet whose series of epic novels describing the northern peoples from the Ice Age to the 15th century brought him the 1944 Nobel Prize in literature.

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