Henry made important discoveries in electromagnetism and disputed with Morse the invention of the electric telegraph. ... In 1765, he was elected a member of the Virginia house of burgesses on the issue of opposition to the British Stamp Act. In this assembly, ... Henry the Navigator (1394-1469), son of John I. king of Portugal . ... Hepburn, Katharine (1999- ), actress, was born in Hartford, Connecticut.
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