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19th February 2013

1) Amy Tan, a famous American novellist, was born on this day in 1952. Her best known work was The Joy Luck Club which has since been adapted into a film.

Amy Tan

Amy Tan

2) The astronomer and mathematician Nicholaus Copernicus was born on this day in 1473…

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