On May 9, 1800, abolitionist revolutionary (and, technically, terrorist) John Brown was born. In 1883 on this date, Spanish philosopher José Ortega y Gasset was born. By: Redactor Victoria Woodhull Mill and Hayek . . . and bang! Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website − = Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.