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Karl Benz produces the Benz Patent-Motorwagen, regarded as the first automobile
year 1885


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Pax Brittanica18151915
Victorian era18401901
Berlin Conference15 November 188426 February 1885


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TitleBornPlace of birthDiedSummaryDescription
Charles Seymour1 January 1885Connecticut
New Haven
11 August 1963Academic
President of Yale University with deep state ties.
DeWitt Clinton Poole18851952Spook
William Wiseman1 February 188517 June 1962Spook
Samuel Dickstein5 February 1885Lithuania
Vilna Governorate
Russia/Tsarist Russia
22 April 1954JudgeChairman of the House Committee on Immigration and Naturalization who became concerned about the possibility of German spooks entering the US.
Julius Streicher12 February 1885Germany
16 October 1946Activist
Media executive
William George Arthur Ormsby-Gore11 April 188514 February 1964Politician
Deep state operative
UK banker in the Milner Group/Outer Circle
Matsutarō Shōriki11 April 18859 October 1969Police officer
Media mogul
Deep state actor
Judo master
Japanese media mogul and politician. Investigated for war crimes and imprisoned in the same cell as yakuza boss Yoshio Kodama, his friend Ryōichi Sasakawa, a preeminent fascist political fixer, and Nobusuke Kishi, the future key man of the Liberal Democratic Party, Shoriki was released without trial in 1947, and not long after began his covert career as an informant and propaganda agent for the CIA.
Campbell Stuart5 July 188514 September 1972Spook
Media mogul
Andre Maurois26 July 18859 October 1967AuthorFrench author who attended two Bilderbergs in the 1950s
Keith Murdoch12 August 18854 October 1952Journalist
Joseph Ball1 September 188510 July 1961Spook
Deep state operative
British spook who forged the Zinoviev Letter to bring down the first British Labour Party government in 1924. "Ball also had a keen understanding of the dark arts of political manipulation, a readiness to use all means at his disposal and an ability to keep himself out of the limelight... he knew how to lie and how to keep a secret."
Andrew Thorne20 September 188525 September 1970MilitaryBritish general who helped establish post-war deep state in Norway.
Ben Chifley22 September 1885New South Wales
13 June 1951Politician
Harold Stanley2 October 1885Massachusetts
Great Barrington
14 May 1963BankerOne of the founders of Morgan Stanley
Ezra Pound30 October 1885US1 November 1972Poet
Tomoyuki Yamashita8 November 1885Japan
23 February 1946SoldierJapanese general of "Yamashita's Gold" fame.
George Patton11 November 1885California
San Gabriel
21 December 1945SoldierUS general who died in a car crash. Officially, an accident.
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  2. http://articles.philly.com/1995-02-24/news/25702996_1_blue-chip-stocks-industrial-shares-index Dow Record Book Adds Another First
  3. https://web.archive.org/web/20180412145903/https://www.wdl.org/en/item/2525/
  4. Benz, Carl Friedrich (1925). Lebensfahrt eines deutschen erfinders; erinnerungen eines achtzigjahrigen. Leipzig: Koehler & Amelang.