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On April 22, 1769, Jeanne Bécu, comtesse du Barry, better known as Madame du Barry, was introduced at the French court. Originally being only a seamstress, Madame du Barry should become Maîtresse-en-titre of Louis XV of France and the most powerful woman in France. 
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On April 22, 1592, German mathematician Wilhelm Schickard was born, who built the first mechanical calculator http://yovisto.blogspot.de/2012/10/wilhelm-schickard-and-his-calculator.html 
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The Passionate Life of Charlotte Brontë
Charlotte Brontë (1816-1854) by George Richmond, 1850 On April 21, 1816, English novelist and poet Charlotte Brontë , the eldest of the three Brontë sisters was born, whose novels are English literature standards. Most notably she wrote Jane Eyre under the...
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On April 19, 1759, German actor and dramatic author August Wilhelm Iffland was born. He was the most important actor of his age and is best remembered for playing the main part of Franz Moor in Friedrich Schiller's 'The Robbers'. 
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On April 16, 1912, Harriet Quimby became the first woman to fly across the English Channel. http://yovisto.blogspot.de/2014/04/aviation-pioneer-harriet-quimby.html
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On April 22, 1724, German philosopher of the age of enlightenment Immanuel Kant was born in Königsberg, 
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On April 21, 1816, English novelist and poet Charlotte Brontë, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters was born, whose novels are English literature standards. Most notably she wrote Jane Eyre under the pen name Currer Bell. 
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On April 15, 1755, after nine years of intensive labor, Samuel Johnson publishes his "Dictionary of the English Language", sometimes published as Johnson's Dictionary. It is among the most influential dictionaries in the history of the English language.
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