Born On This Day ~ February 26 ~ Pauline Musters

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Born: February 26, 1876 (Ossendrechts, Netherlands)
Died: March 1, 1895 (New York, New York)

Famous For/Known For:
Smallest mature woman according to the Guinness Book of World Records.

A Little About Pauline Musters:
Born in Ossendricht, Netherlands. She was a little over 12 Continue reading

Born On This Day ~ February 22 ~ Robert Baden-Powell

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Born:February 22, 1857 (Paddington, London, United Kingdom)
Died:January 8, 1941 (Nyeri, Kenya)

Famous For/Known For:
Founder of the Boy and Girl Scouts

A Little About Robert Baden-Powell:
Born to parents Professor H.G. Baden and Henrietta (Smyth) Powell. His father was a professor of natural sciences and died when Baden-Powell was three years old. Continue reading

Born On This Day ~ February 21 ~ Alice Freeman Palmer

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Born: February 21, 1855 (Colesville, New York)
Died: December 6, 1902 (Paris, France)

Famous For/Known For:
American educator

A Little About Alice Freeman Palmer:
Born Alice Elvira Freeman to James and Elizabeth Freeman. The family owned a farm. In 1861 James decided Continue reading