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December 26 in freethought history…

December 26, 1921 – American entertainer and TV personality Steve Allen is born Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen in New York City. He was the first host of the longrunning Tonight Show on NBC, among numerous other accomplishments. Allen was … Continue reading

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October 30 in freethought history…

October 30, 1459 – Italian scholar Poggio Bracciolini dies in Florence, aged 79. He is best known for his discovery, in a German monastery, of the only surviving manuscript of De rerum natura (“On the Nature of Things”), an instructional poem … Continue reading

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