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A Month of: This Day in History

5th June: 1723 – Birth of Scottish economist, moral philosopher and Enlightenment figure, Adam Smith.He is most noted for his two classic works, The Theory of Moral Sentiments (1759) and The Wealth of Nations (1776), which is considered his magnum opus and is the first modern work of economics. 1878 – Birth of Mexican Revolutionary general, Pancho Villa. Born José Doroteo Arango […]