Otto Plath died from complications with his diabetes, Sylvia was eight years old at the time. It is believed that the death of her father was a traumatizing event for Sylvia, that later causes complications for her in her
Burton passed away in 1932 from pneumonia. She attended college at Sarah Lawrence in Bronxville, New York, graduating in 1952 with a bachelor 's degree in English. Walters has been married
Maria Mitchell died on June 28, 1889, at the age of seventy due to a brain disease. In 1902, her friends and supporters founded the Maria Mitchell Association. They also opened her home to visitors. She was elected to the Hall of Fame of Great Americans at New York University when it began in 1905, and in 1994, she became part of the National Women 's Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, New York. Astronomers even honored her by naming a crater on the moon after
Semester II Anchor – Historical Narrative Back in 1936, I was unsuccessful in my attempts to find a suitable job in journalism, even though I graduated from Harvard University with a major in English. Coincidentally, I was contacted by Jacob Baker, representing the Federal Writers Project, with the offer to interview former slaves in order to give insight to future generations about the system of slavery from those who actually experienced its cruelty. Of course, I accepted immediately and began conversing with several slaves within the month. The Federal Writers Project has definitely been the most eye-opening experience of my entire life, and it has already been fifteen years since I first interviewed these fascinating people.
Robert Fulton invented the steamboat during the Industrial Revolution. Robert Fulton was born on November 14, 1765, in Little Britain Township, PA. Robert Fulton had three siblings, which are Abraham, Mary, Isabella, and Elizabeth. Robert was able to learn to read, at home, and so, he went to Quaker. Although, Robert Fulton didn’t came up with the idea of the steamboat, he built the first working steamboat.
Sadly, on October of 1967, Helen grew emotionally and physically hurt with cancer and the secret affair between Geisel and Audrey Stone Diamond that she sooner committed suicide. After the suicide of Helen, Geisel decided to marry Audrey. (Biography.com Editors) Several decades passed and on September 24, 1991, Theodor Seuss Geisel passed away in La Jolla, California. Although the famous poet and author passed away, in 1997, the Art of Dr. Seuss Project had started.
Then in 1831, the Black Hawk War began. The governor called out the militia, and Lincoln volunteered for service. Lincoln’s term of service ended after 30 days, but he re-enlisted, then a month later, he re-enlisted again. He served a total of 90 days, but saw no fighting. He later recalled that he had “a good many bloody struggles with the mosquitoes.”
My story takes place in Chicago, IL. Melissa Martin was about to graduate from The University of Chicago in one month. William Mollard was in graduate school studying geography. He was going to propose to Melissa on her graduation day.
His first greatly praised poem was called "The Negro Speaks of Rivers" which was published in Crisis Magazine. In 1921 Hughes came back to America and enrolled in Columbia University. He studied there for a while but soon got involved in the Harlem Renaissance. In 1922 he dropped out of
Between 1964-1965 she was a National Science Foundation postdoctoral fellow with the Committee on Mathematical Biology at the University of Chicago. In 1966 she took a teaching position with Loyola University at Chicago. In 1973 she began teaching Cognitive Psychology and running her own data research lab at State University
Sitting there, I was ready to go away to my dream university, but my future was just out of my reach. I wanted to go to university and become a physiotherapist so that I could help people. I wanted to make new
The Wild Adventure of Theodor Seuss Geisel “Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities.” (BrainyQuote 1) Dr. Seuss has contributed much to children’s books. Many authors, filmmakers, and poets use Seuss as one of their greatest influences. Geisel’s books stand out from other children’s books because of the illustrations. Many things can be learned from Dr Seuss and not just poetry.
Born on December 22, 1821, John McAlmont, was a native of Hornellsville, New York and son of Daniel and Samantha Donham McAlmont. At age 17 McAlmont left home to become a teacher. By the age of 21 he attended school at Geneva Medical College in New York for one semester of medical courses which he completed in 1843. Back in this time, this was all the time required in order to legally practice medicine. In 1844 McAlmont established his first practice in Kendall Creek, Pennsylvania.
Ed Gein grew up on a farm in Plainfield,Wisconsin. He lived a life of horror that people are still discussing today. Gein killed two people in his life. Gein is still a well known serial killer even thirty-three years later. Gein was very obsessed with women.
Theodor Geisel AKA Dr. Seuss was born on March 2nd, 1904 in Springfield, Massachusetts and died on September 24th, 1991 at La Jolla, California. At the age 18 he went to Dartmouth College. After graduating Dartmouth Dr. Seuss attended Oxford University but later dropped out. He had a mom named Henrietta and a dad named Theodore and two sisters named Marie and Henrietta.