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Jan Hus
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) ...
Gettysburg Address - Background
... on November 18, Lincoln remarked to John Hay that he felt weak ... On the morning of November 19, Lincoln mentioned to John Nicolay that he was dizzy ... railroad car the President rode with his secretary, John G ...
John Wyndham
... 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 ...
John Peel
... John Robert Parker Ravenscroft, OBE (30 August 1939 – 25 October 2004), known professionally as John Peel, was an English disc jockey, radio ...
1782 - Births
1830) March 13 – Sir Robert Bateson, 1st Baronet, Irish nobility (d. 1863) March 18 – John C. 1861) July 26 – John Field, Irish composer (d ...

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    What a treat to hear Thy Word
    Where the bones of leading statesmen,
    Have so often been interred.
    Sir John Betjeman (1906–1984)

    People’s backyards are much more interesting than their front gardens, and houses that back on to railways are public benefactors.
    —Sir John Betjeman (1906–1984)

    Mothers have as powerful an influence over the welfare of future generations, as all other causes combined.
    John Abbott. The Mother at Home; or the Principles of Maternal Duty, John Abbott, Crocker and Brewster (1833)