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Samuel L. Clemens (Also Known As Mark Twain) Was Born


Mark Twain

Mark Twain, who is known to have said, "It usually takes more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech"

CREDIT: Marr, T.E., photographer. Mark Twain, full-length portrait, facing left, seated on step, outdoors, holding cigar, 1903. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-USZ62-117717.

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