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The emperor’s Latin name was Flavius Valerius Constantinus. Well known for being the first Roman… [More] emperor to convert to Christianity, Constantine together with co-emperor Licinius issued the Edict of Milan in 313, which proclaimed tolerance of all religions throughout the empire. [Less]
1925: Sam Dash
Born in Camden, New Jersey, to Joseph and Ida Dash, Jewish immigrants from the Soviet Union, the Georgetown law… [More] professor would gain fame as the chief counsel for the House Judiciary Committee during the Watergate scandal. A lot of the hearings were televised. [Less]
1970: Michael A. Burstein
Burstein is a successful American writer of science fiction. He is also an observant Jew. He was born in New… [More] York City and grew up in the neighborhood of Forest Hills in the borough of Queens. He attended Hunter College High School in Manhattan. In 1991 he graduated from Harvard College with a degree in Physics and in 1993 he earned a master’s in physics from Boston University. Burstein may also be running for a Congressional seat. [Less]