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William Penn (14 October 1644 – 30 July 1718) was an English real estate entrepreneur, philosopher, early Quaker and founder of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He was an early advocate of democracy and religious freedom, notable for his good relations and successful treaties with the Lenape Indians. Under his direction, the city of Philadelphia was planned and developed. In 1681, King Charles II handed over a large piece of his American land holdings to William Penn to satisfy a debt the king owed to Penn's father. This land included present-day Pennsylvania and Delaware. Penn immediately sailed to America and his...

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Time is what we want most, but what we use worst. -William Penn #quote

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Despite leading on the scorecards through the first six rounds, William Penn grad Samuel Quinones Jr. pulled out of his title fight against Osenohan Vazquez on Saturday in Hanover due to heart problems, according to his trainer, Julio Alvarez ...
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William Penn, one of the world's largest multi-brand retail chains of fine writing instruments, has recently unveiled it eighth outlet in Mumbai. The outlet is opened at Colaba in the city. At present, William Penn boasts of 23 company-owned ...
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