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Birthdays occurring on February, 15


1564 Galileo Galilei was born on February 15, 1564
Italian natural philosopher, astronomer and mathematician who made fundamental contributions to the development of the scientific method and to the sciences of motion, astronomy and strength of materials. 1564-1642
You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him discover it in himself.
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1748 Jeremy Bentham was born on February 15, 1748
philosopher and activist. 1748-1832
It is the greatest good to the greatest number of people which is the measure of right and wrong.
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1843 Russel H. Conwell was born on February 15, 1843
American lawyer, author and clergyman, 1843-1925
Let every man or woman here, if you never hear me again, remember this, that if you wish to be great at all, you must begin where you are and with what you are. He who would be great anywhere must first be great in his own Philadelphia.
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1845 Elihu Root was born on February 15, 1845
American lawyer and statesman. Nobel Prize for Peace in 1912. 1845-1937
Men do not fail; they give up trying
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Deaths occurring on February, 15

1861 Alfred North Whitehead was born on February 15, 1861
British mathematician and philosopher, 1861-1947
The art of progress is to preserve order amid change and to preserve change amid order.
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1887 Alexander Borodin died on February 15, 1887
Respectable people do not write music or make love as a career
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1905 Lew Wallace died on February 15, 1905
American writer and soldier, 1827-1905
I know what I should love to do--to build a study; to write, and to think of nothing else. I want to bury myself in a den of books. I want to saturate myself with the elements of which they are made, and breathe their atmosphere until I am of it. Not a bookworm, being which is to give off no utterances; but a man in the world of writing--one with a pen that shall stop men to listen to it, whether they wish to or not.
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1926 Israel Zangwill died on February 15, 1926
English writer, 1864-1926
It takes two men to make one brother
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1935 Harry Todd died on February 15, 1935
We are prepared to take gearing to 70%.
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1965 Nat King Cole died on February 15, 1965
American musician and singer, 1919-1965
I'm a musician at heart, I know I'm not really a singer. I couldn't compete with real singers. But I sing because the public buys it..
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