19 March 2013

Timeline March 19 & 20

March 19
1590  William Bradford, English colonial settler and politician, was born.
1813  David Livingstone, Scottish missionary and explorer, was born.
1848  Wyatt Earp, American frontiersman, lawman and gambler, was born.
2008  Science fiction writer Sir Arthur C. Clarke died at age 90.

March 20
687   St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria, died.
1727  Sir Isaac Newton, physicist, mathematician and astronomer, died in London, England.
1852  Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel about slavery, "Uncle Tom's Cabin," was published.
1879  Maud Menten, Canadian biochemist, was born.
2003  The United States and three other countries began military operations in Iraq.

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