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Edwin Booth Biography

Edwin Booth came to be on November 13, 1833, near Bel Air, Maryland. Like his dad and brothers, Booth became a Shakespearean performer, touring the Us and Europe. Following the assassination, Edwin Booth handled his own place, Booth’s Theatre, in Manhattan. He died in Nyc on June 7, 1893. Booth first ...

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John Nicolay Biography

He moved to America along with his family at age 5, and worked in an area Illinois paper growing up. Nicolay went to serve as secretary to President Abraham Lincoln. His family first moved to Indiana, then to Ohio, and eventually settled in Pike County, Illinois. Nicolay’s dad and brothers worked ...

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