GEORGE WASHINGTON

(February 22, 1732 – December 14, 1799) First President of the United States (1789–1797), the commander-in-chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Let us therefore animate and encourage each other, and show the whole world that a Freeman, contending for liberty on […]

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GEORGE HARRISON

(February 25, 1943 – November 29, 2001) English musician, singer, songwriter, philosopher and the lead guitarist of The Beatles With our love, we could save the world. I felt in love, not with anything or anybody in particular but with everything. When you’ve seen beyond yourself, then you may find, peace of mind is waiting […]

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GEORGE FOX

(July 1624 – 13 January 1691) An English Dissenter and a founder of the Religious Society of Friends, commonly known as the Quakers or Friends. Quakers were known for their use of thou as an ordinary pronoun, refusal to participate in war, plain dress, refusal to swear oaths, opposition to slavery, and teetotalism – the […]

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Cesar Chavez

(March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993) American farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist, who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association. A Mexican American, Chavez became the best known Latino American civil rights activist, and was strongly promoted by the American labor movement, which was eager to enroll Hispanic members. […]

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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

January 17, 1706 – April 17, 1790 Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A noted polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, musician, inventor, satirist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat. As a scientist, Benjamin Franklin was a major figure in the American Enlightenment and […]

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