in History

Births (200 years ago today): 1817 - Syed Ahmad Khan, Indian philosopher and scholar (d. 1898)

Births (100 years ago today): 1917 - Adele Stimmel Chase, American painter and sculptor (d. 2000)

Births (50 years ago today): 1967 - Simon Segars, English businessman

Deaths (50 years ago today): 1967 - Puyi, Chinese emperor (b. 1906)

Commemorations:
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

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