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Births (250 years ago today): 1766 - Thomas Robert Malthus, English economist and scholar (d. 1834)

Births (150 years ago today): 1866 - Lev Shestov, Ukrainian-French philosopher and theologian (d. 1938)

Births (100 years ago today): 1916 - John Reed, English actor, singer, and dancer (d. 2010)

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