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James C. Fletcher (1919 - 1991)

James Chipman Fletcher (June 5, 1919 – December 22, 1991) was the president of the University of Utah from 1964 to 1971. He also served as the 4th and 7th Administrator of NASA, first from Apr...

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Joseph Campbell, Comptroller General of the United States (1900 - 1984)

) Joseph Campbell (March 25, 1900-June 21, 1984) was the fourth Comptroller General of the United States, in office from December 14, 1954 - July 31, 1965. He was born in New York City. His first mar...

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Jerome L. Green (b. - 1999)

Jerome L. Greene , a lawyer, real estate investor and benefactor of Columbia Law School, Montefiore Medical Center and the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, died on Thursday at his residence in t...

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Richard C. Hunter, U.S. Senator (1884 - 1941)

Richard Charles Hunter, a Senator from Nebraska; born on a farm near Westpoint, Cuming County, Nebr., December 3, 1884; moved with his parents to Omaha, Nebr., in 1885; attended the public schools of O...

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Judge William Daniel Murray (1908 - 1994)

William Daniel Murray (November 20, 1908 – October 3, 1994) was a United States federal judge. Born in Butte, Montana, Murray attended Columbia University, and received a B.S. from Georgetown ...

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Mark Van Doren (1894 - 1972)

Mark Van Doren (June 13, 1894 – December 10, 1972) was an American Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and critic. He was born in the town of Hope in Vermilion County, Illinois. The son of the county'...

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Eric Holder, United States Attorney General MP

Eric Himpton Holder, Jr. (born January 21, 1951) served as the 82nd Attorney General of the United States, from 2009 to 2015. Holder, serving in the administration of President Barack Obama, is the fir...

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Michael Mukasey, United States Attorney General MP

Michael Bernard Mukasey ( /mjuːˈkeɪzi/;[5] born July 28, 1941) is a lawyer and former judge who served as the 81st Attorney General of the United States. Mukasey, an American law...

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Donald Barr (1921 - 2004)

Donald Barr (b. August 8, 1921, Manhattan, New York – d. February 5, 2004, Langhorne, Pennsylvania) was a US educator and author, who taught English at Columbia University, was headmaster at the...

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Bernard Lander MP (1915 - 2010)

Rabbi Dr. Bernard Lander (June 17, 1915 – February 8, 2010), founder and first president of Touro College, was a social scientist and educator, a leader in the Jewish community and a pioneer i...

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J. D. Salinger MP (1919 - 2010)

Jerome David "J. D." Salinger (January 1, 1919 – January 27, 2010) was an American writer. Living reclusively after much-noticed publications early in his career, he last published an original w...

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Lorrin Andrews Thurston MP (1858 - 1931)

From the book Lost Kingdom by Julia Flynn Siler Lorrin Andrews Thurston - A grandson of New England missionaries to the islands, Thurston was a fiery orator, lawyer, and entrepreneur who led Lili'u '...

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Phelan Beale, Jr. (1920 - 1993)

. Phelan Beale, Jr. (16 June 1920 – 26 June 1993) was an American journalist and unemployment compensation law expert. Beale was a son of Edith Ewing Bouvier Beale and a brother of Edith Bouvi...

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Ruth Pine Furniss (1893 - 1957)

Ruth Pine Furniss (1893 – 1957), was an American writer who published several short stories and novels. Biography Ruth Kellogg Pine Furniss was born on March 2, 1893, to Charles LeRoy and ...

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Henry Alger Gildersleeve MP (1840 - 1923)

Jurist; b. on farm in Township of Clinton, Dutchess County, N. Y., Aug. 1, 1840; s. Smith J. and Rachel (Alger) Gildersleeve; reared on father's farm; ed. in dist. school, Schultzville, N. Y., Hudson R...

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Oren E. Long, Territorial Governor of Hawaii, U.S. Senator (1889 - 1965)

Oren Ethelbirt Long (March 4, 1889 – May 6, 1965), was the tenth Territorial Governor of Hawaii and served from 1951 to 1953. A member of the Hawai'i Democratic Party, Long was appointed to th...

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Richard Stone, U.S. Senator MP

Bernard Stone, a Senator from Florida; born in New York City, September 22, 1928; attended Dade County, Fla., public schools; graduated from Harvard University 1949 and from Columbia University Law Sch...

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Walt Whitman Rostow MP (1916 - 2003)

Walt Whitman Rostow (also known as Walt Rostow or W.W. Rostow) (October 7, 1916 – February 13, 2003) was a United States economist and political theorist who served as Special Assistant for Na...

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Margaret Bateson MP (1901 - 1978)

Margaret Mead (December 16, 1901 – November 15, 1978) American cultural anthropologist who featured frequently as an author and speaker in the mass media during the 1960s and 1970s. She earn...

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Alden B. Dow (1904 - 1983)

Alden B. Dow (April 10, 1904 – August 20, 1983) was an American architect based in Midland, Michigan and known for his contributions to the style of Michigan Modern. During a career that spann...

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Lieutenant Francis Appleton Wood (1894 - 1918)

FRANCIS APPLETON WOOD was born in Ipswich, Mass., on the second of June, 1894, at Briar Hill, the home of his grandfather the Rev. John Cotton Smith, on Appleton Farms, where his forefathers had live...

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Eugene Nickerson (1918 - 2002)

Eugene Hoffman Nickerson (August 2, 1918 in Orange, New Jersey – January 1, 2002 in New York City) was the Democratic county executive of Nassau County, New York from 1962 until 1970. Nickerso...

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Henry Demarest Lloyd (1847 - 1903)

Henry Demarest Lloyd (May 1, 1847 – September 28, 1903) was a 19th-century American progressive political activist and pioneer muckraking journalist. He is best remembered for his exposes of t...

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Harry G. Haskell (1870 - 1951)

Harry G. Haskell (1870-1951) was a DuPont vice president and member of the Executive Committee who also served on the company's Board of Directors. A graduate of the Columbia University School of Mines...

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Peter Frelinghuysen, Jr. (1916 - 2011)

Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen II (January 17, 1916 – May 23, 2011) represented New Jersey in the United States House of Representatives as a Republican from 1953 to 1975. Biography Pet...

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Walter Van Rensselaer Berry (1859 - 1927)

Walter Van Rensselaer Berry (July 29, 1859–1927) was an American lawyer, diplomat, Francophile, and friend of several great writers. Biography Berry was born in Paris, a descendant of the ...

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Russell E. Train (1920 - 2012)

Russell Errol Train (June 4, 1920 - September 17, 2012) was the second Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), from September 1973 to January 1977, and the Founder Chairman Emerit...

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Abbot Low Moffat (1901 - 1996)

Abbot Low Moffat (May 12, 1901 – April 17, 1996) was an American politician from New York. Life He was born on May 12, 1901, on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. He graduated from Harvard ...

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Walter Francis O'Malley (1903 - 1979)

Walter Francis O'Malley (October 9, 1903 – August 9, 1979) was an American sports executive who owned the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers team in Major League Baseball from 1950 to 1979. He serve...

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Spencer Fullerton Baird (1823 - 1887)

Spencer Fullerton Baird (/ˈbɛrd/; February 3, 1823 – August 19, 1887) was an American naturalist, ornithologist, ichthyologist, herpetologist, and museum curator. Baird was the f...

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Rose Halprin MP (1896 - 1978)

ROSELURIAHALPRIN 1896 – 1978 by Eric L. Goldstein Rose Luria Halprin was one of the foremost American Zionist leaders of the twentieth century, serving twice as the national president of Had...

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Matt Salinger MP

Matthew Salinger (born February 13, 1960) is an American actor. He is the son of author J. D. Salinger and psychologist Claire Douglas. Career Salinger made his film debut in 1984's Revenge of th...

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Kenneth Bacon (1944 - 2009)

Kenneth Hogate Bacon (November 21, 1944 – August 15, 2009) was an American journalist who served as a spokesman for the Department of Defense during the Presidency of Bill Clinton, and later a...

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Cynthia McFadden MP

Cynthia McFadden (born May 27, 1956) is an American television journalist who is currently the senior legal and investigative correspondent for NBC News. She was an anchor and correspondent for ABC N...

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Reuben Oscar Everett (1878 - 1971)

Reuben Oscar Everett, attorney and civic and cultural leader, was born at Hamilton, Martin County, the son of Justus and Elizabeth Purvis Everett. Shortly afterwards he moved with his family to their...

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William Bell Dinsmoor (1886 - 1973)

William Bell Dinsmoor, Sr. (July 29, 1886 - July 2, 1973) was an American architectural historian of classical Greece and a Columbia University professor of art and archaeology.

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William Bell Dinsmoor, Jr. (1923 - 1988)

. William Bell Dinsmoor, Jr. (July 2, 1923 – July 7, 1988) was an American classical archaeologist and architectural historian.

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Harold R. Tyler, Jr. (1922 - 2005)

. Harold R. Tyler, Jr. (May 14, 1922 – May 25, 2005) was a United States federal judge. Born in Utica, New York, Tyler received an A.B. from Princeton University in 1943 and served as a Ca...

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Judd Gregg, Governor, U.S. Senator MP

Judd Alan Gregg (born February 14, 1947) served as the 76th Governor of New Hampshire and was a United States Senator from New Hampshire, who served as chairman of the Senate Budget Committee. He is ...

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Calvin Plimpton (1918 - 2007)

Calvin Hastings Plimpton (7 October 1918, Boston, Massachusetts – 30 January 2007, Westwood, Massachusetts) was an American physician and educator, who served as president of Amherst College a...

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David Hall (1916 - 2012)

) David Hall (born December 16, 1916 in New Rochelle, New York; died April 10, 2012 in Castine, Maine) was a sound archivist and writer.

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Louis Melville Loeb (1898 - 1979)

Louis Melville Loeb (July 12, 1898 – March 16, 1979) was a New York City lawyer, general counsel for The New York Times, and a president of the New York City Bar Association.

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Frank M. Dixon, Governor (1892 - 1965)

Frank Murray Dixon (July 25, 1892 – October 11, 1965) was an American Democratic politician. He served as the 40th Governor of Alabama from 1939 to 1943 and is most known for reorganizing th...

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Edwin Gould, I (1866 - 1933)

Edwin Gould (February 26, 1866 – July 12, 1933), was an American investor and railway official. Edwin Gould Education Columbia University Spouse Sarah Cantine Shrady (c. 1870-1951) Child...

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Robert Goelet, Jr (1841 - 1899)

Children of Robert Goelet, Jr and Harriette Louise Warren Robert Walton Goelet 1880 Beatrice Goelet 1885 Links Find A Grave Wikipedia

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William Bayard Cutting, Sr. (1850 - 1912)

William Bayard Cutting (January 12, 1850 – March 1, 1912), a member of New York's merchant aristocracy, was an attorney, financier, real estate developer, sugar beet refiner and philanthropist...

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John B. Mason (1858 - 1919)

John B. Mason (October 28, 1858 - January 12, 1919) was an American stage actor popular over the decades surrounding the turn of the twentieth century.

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William Morton Grinnell (1857 - 1906)

William Morton Grinnell (February 28, 1857–February 9, 1906) was a United States diplomat, lawyer, and banker. Biography William Morton Grinnell was born in New York City on February 28, 1...

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Robert Anderson Van Wyck MP (1849 - 1918)

Robert Anderson Van Wyck, (pronounced Van Wike) (July 20, 1849 – November 14, 1918) was the first mayor of New York City after the consolidation of the five boroughs into the City of New York ...

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Adam Clayton Powell Jr. MP (1908 - 1972)

Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. (November 29, 1908 – April 4, 1972) was a Baptist pastor and an American politician, who represented Harlem, New York City, in the United States House of Representatives...

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Edwin Stuart Grosvenor MP

Edwin S. Grosvenor (born September 17, 1951 in Washington, D.C.) is a writer, the editor-in-chief of American Heritage magazine, and the great-grandson of Alexander Graham Bell. His father was Melvil...

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Stephen Clark Rockefeller MP

Steven Clark Rockefeller (born April 19, 1936), a fourth-generation member of the Rockefeller family and a former dean of Middlebury College, is a philanthropist who focuses on education, Planned Par...

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Rodman Rockefeller (1932 - 2000)

Rodman Clark Rockefeller (May 2, 1932 – May 14, 2000) was an American businessman and philanthropist. He was the eldest son of former U.S. Vice President Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller and his wif...

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Allen Stack (1928 - 1999)

Allen McIntyre Stack (January 23, 1928 – September 12, 1999) was an American competition swimmer, Olympic champion, and former world record-holder. Stack won the gold medal in the men's 100-...

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James W. Symington MP

James Wadsworth Symington (/ˈsaɪmɪŋtən/; born September 28, 1927) is a United States attorney and politician who served as four-term member of the U.S. House of Rep...

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Anson Phelps Stokes, III (1905 - 1986)

) Anson Phelps Stokes III (January 11, 1905 – November 7, 1986) was the eleventh bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts in Boston, Massachusetts from 1956 to 1970. He was the son of ...

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Jared Bradley Flagg (1820 - 1899)

Jared Bradley Flagg (June 16, 1820 - September 25, 1899) was an American painter from New Haven, Connecticut. He was the younger brother of artists George Whiting Flagg and Henry Collins Flagg III. H...

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Avis Thayer Bohlen MP

Avis Thayer Bohlen (born 20 April 1940 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania) is a diplomat and former Assistant Secretary for Arms Control (1999–2002) and United States Ambassador to Bulgaria (1996 ...

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Rick Moody MP

Hiram Frederick "Rick" Moody III (born October 18, 1961) is an American novelist and short story writer best known for the 1994 novel The Ice Storm, a chronicle of the dissolution of two suburban Con...

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Marcus T. Reynolds (1869 - 1937)

Marcus Tullius Reynolds (August 20, 1869 – March 18, 1937) was an American architect from the Albany, New York area. Born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, he was raised by his aunt in Alban...

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Catherine Oxenberg MP

Aurora Karamzin a _ *b. Stjernvall ( Demidov ) (In Finland) → Pavel Pavlovich Demidov, prince of San Donato her son → Aurora Pavlovna Pavlovna Comtessa di Noghera his daughter → ...

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Mike Gravel, US Senator MP

GRAVEL, Maurice Robert (Mike), a Senator from Alaska; born in Springfield, Hampden County, Mass., May 13, 1930; attended private schools; graduated, Columbia University 1956; member of the United State...

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Edward S. Harkness (1874 - 1940)

Edward Stephen Harkness (January 22, 1874 – January 29, 1940) was an American philanthropist. In 1918, Harkness was ranked the 6th-richest person in the United States by Forbes magazine's fi...

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Harry A. Garfield (1863 - 1942)

Harry Augustus "Hal" Garfield (Hiram, Ohio, October 11, 1863 – December 12, 1942, Williamstown, Massachusetts) was an American lawyer and academic. He was the son of U.S. President James A. Ga...

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George Selden (1929 - 1989)

) George Selden Thompson (May 14, 1929 – December 5, 1989) was an American author, who wrote under the pseudonym Terry Andrews. He is best known for his 1961 book The Cricket in Times Square, ...

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Charles L. Weltner (1927 - 1992)

Charles Longstreet Weltner (December 17, 1927 – August 31, 1992) was a politician from the U.S. state of Georgia. Weltner was born in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1948, he received a bachelor's degr...

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Bill Berkson MP

Bill Berkson (born August 30, 1939) is an American poet, critic, teacher and sometime curator, who has been active in the art and literary worlds since his early twenties. Bibliography Awards

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William Adams Delano (1874 - 1960)

William Adams Delano (January 21, 1874 – January 12, 1960), an American architect, was a partner with Chester Holmes Aldrich in the firm of Delano & Aldrich. The firm worked in the Beaux-Arts ...

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George Axelrod MP (1922 - 2003)

George Axelrod (June 9, 1922 – June 21, 2003) was an American screenwriter, producer, playwright and film director, best known for his play, The Seven Year Itch (1952), which was adapted into ...

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Truman Abbe MP (1873 - 1955)

Truman Abbe (November 1, 1873 – May 2, 1955) was an American surgeon, son of Cleveland Abbe and brother of Cleveland Abbe, Jr. Biography He was born in Washington, D. C. on November 1, 187...

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Bernard Malamud MP (1914 - 1986)

Bernard Malamud (1914 - 1986) American author of novels and short stories. Along with Saul Bellow and Philip Roth, he was one of the best known American Jewish authors of the 20th century. His baseball...

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Jack Steinberger MP

Hans Jakob "Jack" Steinberger (born May 25, 1921) is a physicist currently residing near Geneva, Switzerland. He co-discovered the muon neutrino, along with Leon Lederman and Melvin Schwartz, for whi...

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Emanuel Ax MP

Emanuel Ax (born 8 June 1949) is a Grammy-winning American classical pianist. He is an internationally acclaimed performer, and a teacher on the faculty of the Juilliard School.[1] Contents [show] ...

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Leon Sol Wieseltier MP

New York, New York, United States

Leon Wieseltier (/ˈwiːzəltɪər/; born June 14, 1952) is an American writer, critic, philosopher and magazine editor. Since 1983 he has been the literary editor of ...

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Dr. Warren Winkelstein, Jr. MP (1922 - 2012)

Dr. Warren Winkelstein Jr., epidemiologist who led seminal AIDS, air pollution studies, dies at 90 By Sarah Yang, University of California Berkeley Media Relations | July 31, 2012 BERKELEY —...

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Isaac Newton Seligman MP (1855 - 1917)

Isaac Newton Seligman was an American banker and communal worker; born in New York July 10, 1855; educated at Columbia Grammar School and Columbia College, from which he graduated in 1876. He was one o...

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Sampson Simson, Jr. MP (1781 - 1857)

Sampson Simson (born 1780, died 1857) was an American philanthropist most remembered as "the father of Mount Sinai Hospital" and as benefactor, posthumously, to the North American Relief Society for ...

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Lynn Forester de Rothschild MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Lynn Forester, Lady de Rothschild (b. July 2, 1954 in New Jersey, U.S.)[1] is the chief executive officer of E.L. Rothschild, a hol...

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Bella Abzug MP (1920 - 1998)

Bella Savitsky Abzug (July 24, 1920 – March 31, 1998), nicknamed "Battling Bella", was an American lawyer, U.S. Representative, social activist and a leader of the Women's Movement. In 1971, A...

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Stephen Solarz MP (1940 - 2010)

Stephen Joshua Solarz (/ˈsoʊlɑrz/; September 12, 1940 – November 29, 2010) was a United States Congressional Representative from New York. Solarz was both an outspoken cri...

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Albert Shanker (1928 - 1997)

Albert Shanker (September 14, 1928 – February 22, 1997) was president of the United Federation of Teachers from 1964 to 1985 and president of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT) from 197...

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Allen Albert Funt MP (1914 - 1999)

Allen Albert Funt (September 16, 1914 – September 5, 1999) was an American television producer, director, writer and television personality best known as the creator and host of Candid Camera ...

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Allen Ginsberg MP (1926 - 1997)

Renowned poet, world traveler, spiritual seeker, founding member of a major literary movement, champion of human and civil rights, photographer and songwriter, political gadfly, teacher and co-founder ...

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Joseph Stein MP (1912 - 2010)

Joseph Stein (May 30, 1912 – October 24, 2010[1]) was an American playwright best known for writing the books for such musicals as Fiddler on the Roof and Zorba. Contents [show] Biography[ed...

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Emanuel Celler, 39th Dean of the United States House of Representatives MP (1888 - 1981)

Emanuel Celler (May 6, 1888 – January 15, 1981) was an American politician from New York who served in the United States House of Representatives for almost 50 years, from March 1923 to Januar...

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Ben Stein MP

Benjamin Jeremy "Ben" Stein (born November 25, 1944) is an American writer, lawyer, actor and commentator on political and economic issues. He attained early success as a speechwriter for American pres...

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Bernard Bernstein (1908 - d.)

Bernard Bernstein (30 November 1908 – 6 February 1990) was an American economist and public official. As a U.S. Army colonel, he served as a financial adviser to General Eisenhower in World Wa...

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Felix Adler MP (1851 - 1933)

) Felix Adler (August 13, 1851 – April 24, 1933) was a German American professor of political and social ethics, rationalist, popular lecturer, religious leader and social reformer who founded...

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Louis Marshall MP (1856 - 1929)

Louis Marshall (December 14, 1856 – September 11, 1929) was an American corporate, constitutional and civil rights lawyer as well as a mediator and Jewish community leader who worked to secure...

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Robert Moses MP (1888 - 1981)

Robert Moses (December 18, 1888 – July 29, 1981) was the "master builder" of mid-20th century New York City, Long Island, Rockland County, and Westchester County, New York. As the shaper of a ...

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Harold Elliot Varmus MP

Harold Eliot Varmus (born December 18, 1939) is an American Nobel Prize-winning scientist and the 14th and current Director of the National Cancer Institute, a post he was appointed to by President B...

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Albert Wattenberg (1917 - 2007)

Albert Wattenberg, known to everyone as "Al," was a nuclear physicist. A superb high-energy experimentalist, he continued to publish scientific articles until 2003. A student of Enrico Fermi’...

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Lionel Pincus MP (1931 - 2009)

Lionel I. Pincus (March 2, 1931 — October 10, 2009)[1][2] was an American businessman and philanthropist. He was the founder of the private equity firm Warburg Pincus, running it from 1966 to ...

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Judith Vladeck MP (1923 - 2007)

Judith Pomarlen Vladeck (August 1, 1923 - January 8, 2007) was a prominent American labor lawyer and civil rights advocate, particularly on behalf of women. She helped set new legal precedents agains...

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Bruce Ratner MP

Bruce Ratner (born January 23, 1945 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American real estate developer and minority owner of the NBA's Brooklyn Nets.[2] Contents [show] Family and education[edit] Ratner was ...

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Frank Lautenberg, US Senator MP (1924 - 2013)

Frank Raleigh Lautenberg (/ˈlɔːtənbɜrɡ/;[2] January 23, 1924 – June 3, 2013) was a United States Senator from New Jersey and a member of the Democrati...

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