Today in Historian History (Part 5)

Social Science Topics: Anthropologist - Egyptologist - Linguistics - Philologist - Philosophy - Sociologist

Related Topics: Art Historian

Historical Events

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Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 401 - 496 of 496

1919-06-18 - Edwin Clarke, historian/neurologist
1919-10-07 - George Duby, historian
1920-01-21 - Donald Cuthbert Coleman, economic historian
1920-02-12 - William Roscoe Estep, Baptist historian and professor (d. 2000)
1920-06-05 - Cornelius Ryan, US historian/writer (Italians: Face of a Nation)
1920-06-30 - Sam Moskowitz, SF fandom historian
1920-09-12 - Jan W Schulte Nordholt, Dutch poet/historian (Blossoming Stone)
1920-10-05 - Robert Feenstra, Dutch law historian
1920-11-27 - John Richard Ravensdale, historian
1921-02-15 - Radha Krishna Choudhary, Indian historian and writer (d. 1985)
1921-07-29 - Aled Eames, maritime historian
1922-01-11 - Ernle Bradford, English historian and writer (d. 1986)
1922-04-01 - William Manchester, Attleboro Mass, historian (Death of a President)
1922-04-26 - James Holt, medieval historian
1922-08-08 - Gertrude Himmelfarb, American historian
1922-08-24 - Howard Zinn, American historian and activist
1923-06-25 - Tony Parker, oral historian
1923-12-17 - Jaroslav Pelikan, American historian (d. 2006)
1924-04-08 - Sir Anthony Farrar-Hockley, English soldier and historian (d. 2006)
1924-04-15 - John Grigg, British historian
1924-07-05 - Niels Jannasch, Canadian historian and museum curator (d. 2001)
1925-09-23 - Denis Twitchett, Cambridge scholar, and Chinese historian (d. 2006)
1925-09-30 - Gwyn A Williams, historian/socialist
1925-11-09 - Sir Alistair Horne, British historian
1926-02-01 - Douglas Johnson, historian
1926-08-01 - Burton Stein, historian
1926-08-09 - Michiel de Ruyter, Dutch jazz historian (Mister Jazz)
1926-09-09 - Annie nee Becker Kriegel, historian
1926-10-18 - Thomas Millar, historian
1926-10-22 - Jan A de Jonge, Dutch historian
1927-06-02 - Phillip Burton, historian (Vanishing Eagles)
1927-06-18 - John Phillipps Kenyon, historian/teacher
1927-06-28 - Theo van Tijn, Dutch marxist/social-historian
1928-01-22 - Yoshihiko Amino, Japanese historian (d. 2004)
1928-03-22 - Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian
1928-03-30 - Tom Sharpe, English historian/author (Riotous Assembly, Want), (d. 2013)
1928-05-17 - Donald Cameron Watt, historian
1928-06-07 - Anthony Nicholas Maria Wahl, historian
1928-11-02 - Paul Johnson, British historian
1928-12-16 - Peter Nailor, civil servant/historian
1929-02-25 - Peter Bingham Hinchcliff, Brit church historian (1 Sided Reciprocity)
1929-04-08 - Renzo de Felice, historian
1929-04-08 - WIlliam K Everson, film historian
1929-07-07 - Marcel Liebman, Belgian historian
1930-08-04 - John Gorman, printer/socialist historian
1930-12-01 - Joachim Hoffmann, German historian (d. 2002)
1931-01-30 - Allan W. Eckert, American historian, naturalist, and author
1931-04-04 - Denis Frank Owen, Natural historian
1931-09-11 - Hans-Ulrich Wehler, German historian
1931-12-18 - Alison Plowden, English historian (d. 2007)
1932-05-03 - Robert Osborne, American film historian
1932-10-30 - Barun De, Indian historian
1932-11-04 - David Shipman, film historian
1933-04-10 - Robert Rhodes James, historian (Gallipoli)
1934-04-20 - Lindsay Oliver John Boynton, furniture historian
1934-09-26 - Raphael Samuel, historian
1935-12-02 - David Hackett Fischer, American historian
1936-01-10 - Stephen Ambrose, American historian (d. 2002)
1936-10-25 - Sir Martin Gilbert, British historian
1937-04-15 - Earl Russell, historian
1938-03-24 - David Irving, British historian
1938-06-02 - Kevin Brownlow, English film historian and author
1938-07-19 - Nicholas Bethell, British historian (d. 2007)
1940-02-08 - Averil Cameron, British(?) historian
1940-11-07 - Guido Provoost, Belgian historian
1942-02-06 - James Loewen, American sociologist and historian
1942-03-23 - Walter Rodney, Guyanese historian and political figure (d. 1980)
1942-12-30 - Janko Prunk, Slovenian historian
1943-05-03 - John Costello, historian
1943-10-21 - Tariq Ali, Pakistani author and historian
1944-04-08 - Anthony Farrar Hockley, military historian
1946-09-03 - Peter Morris, historian of France
1947-06-09 - John Gurda, American historian
1947-09-16 - Enrique Krauze, Mexican historian and writer
1947-09-29 - R J Evans, FBA, historian
1947-11-11 - Callum Alexander MacDonald, historian
1948-10-21 - Shaye Cohen, Historian and Professor at Harvard University
1949-03-14 - Michael Stedman, British World War I Historian and Author
1949-11-22 - David Pietrusza, American baseball historian
1950-03-18 - Richard Kretchmer, English artist and historian
1954-10-13 - Claude Ribbe, French historian
1955-08-02 - Caleb Carr, American novelist and military historian
1957-02-15 - Steve Farhood, American boxing historian and analyst
1957-04-30 - Aviva Chomsky, American historian, daughter of Noam Chomsky
1957-08-04 - Brooks D. Simpson, American historian
1959-10-17 - Mark Peel, Australian historian and academic
1960-01-28 - Robert von Dassanowsky, American cultural historian, writer, and producer
1960-03-27 - Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian
1960-09-27 - Barron Lerner, American physician and historian
1962-02-04 - Alfred Twardecki, Polish historian
1963-09-18 - Rob Brettle, British historian
1964-04-18 - Niall Ferguson, British historian
1965-11-23 - Jennifer Michael Hecht, American poet and historian
1972-12-01 - Norbert Wójtowicz, Polish historian and theologian
1973-10-01 - Rodney Kite-Powell, historian
1985-04-16 - Mark Baker, Welsh author and historian

Famous Weddings

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Famous Deaths

Deaths 401 - 451 of 451

1996-10-27 - Belinda Quirey, dance historian/teacher, dies at 84
1996-10-30 - Rohan Butler, historian, dies at 79
1996-10-31 - John Gorman, printer/socialist historian, dies at 66
1996-12-03 - George Duby, historian, dies at 77
1996-12-09 - Raphael Samuel, historian, dies at 32
1996-12-31 - Michael Roberts, historian, dies at 88
1997-01-24 - Callum Alexander MacDonald, historian, dies at 49
1997-02-01 - Peter Morris, historian of France, dies at 50
1997-04-15 - Sam Moskowitz, SF fandom historian, dies at 76
1997-10-03 - Alfred Leslie Rowse, historian, dies at 93
1997-11-05 - Isaiah Berlin, Latvian-born historian of ideas (b. 1909)
1997-11-30 - Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian, dies at 37
1997-12-08 - Leon Poliakov, historian, dies at 87
1997-12-27 - Dorothy Stroud, garden historian, dies at 87
1997-12-28 - James Lees-Milne, architecural historian, dies at 89
1998-07-16 - John Henrik Clarke, American historian and scholar (b. 1915)
2000-01-09 - Nigel Tranter, Scottish historian and author (b. 1909)
2000-07-14 - William Roscoe Estep, American Baptist historian (b. 1920)
2000-07-28 - Abraham Pais, Dutch-born American physicist and historian (b. 1918)
2001-03-13 - Encarnacion Alzona, Filipino historian (b. 1895)
2001-07-22 - Indro Montanelli, Italian journalist and historian (b. 1909)
2001-11-09 - Niels Jannasch, Canadian historian and museum curator (b. 1924)
2002-02-08 - Joachim Hoffmann, German historian (b. 1930)
2002-10-13 - Stephen Ambrose, American historian and biographer (b. 1936)
2002-12-02 - Arno Peters, German historian (b. 1916)
2003-01-26 - Hugh Trevor-Roper, Baron Dacre of Glanton, English historian (b. 1917)
2003-02-24 - John Edward Christopher Hill, English historian (b. 1912)
2003-10-31 - Richard Neustadt, American political historian (b. 1919)
2004-01-04 - John Toland, American historian (b. 1912)
2004-02-27 - Yoshihiko Amino, Japanese historians (b. 1928)
2004-02-28 - Daniel J. Boorstin, American historian, writer, and Librarian of Congress (b. 1914)
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2004-09-18 - Norman Cantor, Canadian historian (b. 1929)
2004-10-08 - James Chace, American historian (b. 1931)
2005-03-17 - George F. Kennan, American Cold War strategist and historian (b. 1904)
2005-06-27 - Shelby Foote, American author and historian (b. 1917)
2005-11-13 - Vine Deloria, Jr., Native American author, theologian, historian, and activist (b. 1933)
2006-02-24 - Denis Twitchett, Cambridge scholar, and Chinese historian (b. 1925)
2006-05-13 - Jaroslav Pelikan, American historian (b. 1923)
2006-10-24 - William Montgomery Watt, Islamic studies scholar, orientalist and historian (b. 1909)
2006-11-15 - David K. Wyatt, American historian (b. 1937)
2007-01-01 - Tad Jones, American jazz music historian (b. 1952)
2007-01-02 - Elizabeth Fox-Genovese, American historian (b. 1941)
2007-01-06 - Roberta Wohlstetter, military historian and strategist (b. 1912)
2007-02-28 - Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. American historian and political commentator (b.1917)
2007-04-23 - David Halberstam, American journalist, historian and author (b. 1934)
2008-02-15 - Amnon Netzer, Iranian-Israeli historian (b. 1934)
2008-07-13 - Bronisław Geremek, Polish social historian and politician (b. 1932)
2009-01-17 - Anders Isaksson, Swedish journalist, writer, and historian (b. 1943)
2009-11-05 - Félix Luna, Argentine historian (b. 1925)
2010-01-27 - Howard Zinn, American historian (b. 1922)


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