This Week's Birthdays - Week of February 7

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Monday, Feb 7 2011 by

February 7, 1804 – John Deere, American manufacturer (Deere & Company) (d. 1886)

John Deere 6800 Tractor with Dog Inside (StreetView)
John Deere 6800 Tractor with Dog Inside

John Deere T670 combine harvesters (Birds Eye)
John Deere T670 combine harvesters
John Deere Factory (Birds Eye)
John Deere Factory

Tractors & Stacks of Tires at John Deere Werke (Birds Eye)
Tractors & Stacks of Tires at John Deere Werke

February 8, 1925 – Jack Lemmon, American actor and film director (d. 2001)

Jack Lemmon's House (former) (Birds Eye)
Jack Lemmon's House (former)

February 9, 1737 – Thomas Paine, American philosopher (d. 1809)

Thomas Paine's House (StreetView)
Thomas Paine's House
Statue of Thomas Paine (StreetView)
Statue of Thomas Paine

February 10, 1893 – Jimmy Durante, American actor/comedian (d. 1980)

Jimmy Durante's House (former) (Birds Eye)
Jimmy Durante's House (former)

February 11, 1847 – Thomas Alva Edison, American inventor (d. 1931)

Thomas Edison's House (former) (Birds Eye)
Thomas Edison's House (former)

Thomas Edison Birthplace Museum (Birds Eye)
Thomas Edison Birthplace Museum
Edison Memorial Tower (Birds Eye)
Edison Memorial Tower

Thomas Edison National Historic Site (Google Maps)
Thomas Edison National Historic Site

February 12, 1809 – Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States (d. 1865)

Lincoln Memorial (StreetView)
Lincoln Memorial

February 13, 923 – Chuck Yeager, American fighter and test pilot

Bell X-1 / B-29 loading pit (Bing Maps)
Bell X-1 / B-29 loading pit

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