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2011-01-21
January 21: Helen Hamilton Gardener

Hamilton wrote, "The bible teaches that a father may sell his daughter for a slave, that he may sacrifice her purity to a mob, and that he may murder her, and still be a good father and a holy man."

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2011-01-08
January 8: Thelma "Butterfly" McQueen

“As my ancestors are free from slavery,” McQueen said, “I am free from the slavery of religion.”

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August 9: Marvin Minsky

Marvin Minsky (1927) It was on this date, August 9, 1927, that the MIT professor Marvin Minsky, known in computer science as the father of artificial intelligence, was born into a Jewish family in New York City. After serving in the US Navy from 1944 to 1945, Minsky earned a BA in Mathematics from Harvard […]



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