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1830) March 13 – Sir Robert Bateson, 1st Baronet, Irish nobility (d. 1863) March 18 – John C. 1861) July 26 – John Field, Irish composer (d ...
... ROBINSON, Sir JOHN BEVERLEY at the Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online. ...
... as having served as Treasurers of the Law Society of Upper Canada John White 1797 – 1798 Robert Isaac Dey Gray 1798–1801 Angus Macdonell 1801–1805 Thomas Scott 1805–1806 D'Arcy Boulton 1806–1811 William ...
1369 – 6 July 1415), often referred to in English as John Hus or John Huss, was a Czech priest, philosopher, reformer, and master at Charles University in Prague ... After John Wycliffe, the theorist of ecclesiastical Reformation, Hus is considered the first Church reformer (living prior to Luther, Calvin, and Zwingli) ...
... John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris (10 July 1903 – 11 March 1969) was an English science fiction writer who usually used the pen name John Wyndham, although he also ...
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