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Jul 30

July 30: E. Haldeman-Julius

E. Haldeman-Julius (R) with Sir Allen Lane

E. Haldeman-Julius (1889) It was on this date, July 30, 1889, that Emanuel Julius was born in a Philadelphia tenement – later to become known as the book publisher E. Haldeman-Julius. Emanuel left school at age 13 to seek his fortune as a writer in New York and got a job on a Socialist newspaper, …

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Jul 28

July 28: Ludwig Andreas von Feuerbach

Ludwig Andreas von Feuerbach

Ludwig Andreas von Feuerbach (1804) On this date, July 28, 1804, the German philosopher Ludwig Andreas von Feuerbach was born in Landshut in Bavaria. As a young student of Hegel at Heidelberg, Feuerbach wrote to a friend, “Theology I can bring myself to study no more. I long to take nature to my heart, that …

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Mar 14

March 14: Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein

Said Einstein, “I believe in Spinoza’s God… not in a God who concerns himself with the fates and actions of human beings.”

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