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Tung Shen 沈同 (1911 - 1992)

"子異"

7/6/2014 2/5/2016

Shu-tien Li 李書田 (1900 - 1988)

"耕硯"

4/26/2014 1/22/2016

Capt. Donald W. Kiley (1925 - 2009)

Donald W. Kiley, 83, a retired Navy captain who became a technical director for Semcor Inc., died of cardiac arrest April 21 at his home in Fairfax County. Capt. Kiley served in the Navy as a surface...

12/31/2015 12/31/2015

James Benjamin Peake (born June 18, 1944) is a former United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs, serving from 2007 to 2009. In 2004, he retired from a 38-year United States Army career. He also ser...

12/30/2015 12/30/2015

William Wistar Comfort (1874 - 1955)

William Wistar Comfort (1874-1955), son of Howard and Susan Foulke Wistar Comfort, was born in Germantown, Philadelphia, Pa. and raised a Quaker, attending Meeting as a youth at the Meeting at Coulter ...

11/27/2015 12/11/2015

Henry Eugene Baskerville (1867 - 1946)

Architect. A graduate of Cornell University, one of his important projects was the renovation and expansion of the Virginia State Capitol (1904).

9/2/2015 12/8/2015

Larry Tanenbaum MP

Toronto, ON, Canada

Toronto, ON, Canada

4/27/2011 12/2/2015

12/1/2015 12/1/2015

Li-ying Shen 沈驪英 (1898 - 1941)

"驪英"

沈骊英(1901—1941),女,名家惠,桐乡乌镇人。祖父沈善蒸精历...

5/9/2008 10/13/2015

Chang Shen 沈昌 (1905 - 1942)

"家蕃", " 立孫"

字立孫,浙江桐鄉人,1904年(清光绪三十年) 生。早歲赴美國&#...

5/9/2008 10/13/2015

William Mecklenburg Polk (15 August 1844–1918) was an American physician. Biography He was the son of Lt General Leonidas Polk (CSA), born at Ashwood, Maury Co., Tenn. He served in the Con...

7/12/2009 10/4/2015

Robert Fry Engle III is an American economist and the winner of the 2003 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, sharing the award with Clive Granger, "for methods of an...

11/24/2008 9/15/2015

Ping Wen Tsou 鄒秉文 (1893 - 1985)

11/24/2014 9/7/2015

Ithaca, NY, USA

Roald Hoffmann (born July 18, 1937, Roald Safran) is an American theoretical chemist of Jewish-Polish origin, who won the 1981 Nobel Prize in Chemistry. He currently teaches at Cornell University in It...

10/11/2011 9/6/2015

Chuck Robb, Governor & U.S. Senator MP

"Chuck"

McLean, Fairfax, Virginia, United States

McLean, Fairfax, Virginia, United States

Charles Spittal "Chuck" Robb (born June 26, 1939) is an American politician. He served as the 64th Governor of Virginia from 1982 to 1986, and as a United States senator from 1989 until 2001. In 2004, ...

2/23/2009 8/30/2015

Tung Shih-Tsin 董時進 (1900 - 1984)

5/22/2014 8/26/2015

William Thurston MP (1946 - 2012)

William Paul "Bill" Thurston (October 30, 1946 - August 21, 2012) was an American mathematician. He was a pioneer in the field of low-dimensional topology. In 1982, he was awarded the Fields Medal for ...

8/22/2012 8/24/2015

Tsung-han Shen 沈宗瀚 (1896 - 1980)

Shen Tsung-han, agriculturist noted for his work establishing and developing a national agricultural research bureau and for his service on the Joint Commission on Rural Reconstruction, of which he bec...

5/9/2008 8/20/2015

Edmund Norwood Bacon (1910 - 2005)

) Edmund Norwood Bacon (May 2, 1910 – October 14, 2005) was a noted American urban planner, architect, educator and author. During his tenure as the Executive Director of the Philadelphia City...

6/24/2009 8/13/2015

Stephen Hadley (1947 - d.)

Stephen John Hadley (born February 13, 1947) was the 21st U.S. Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs (commonly referred as National Security Advisor), serving under President Georg...

8/3/2015 8/3/2015

Janet Wood Reno (born July 21, 1938) served as the Attorney General of the United States, from 1993 to 2001.[1] She was nominated by President Bill Clinton on February 11, 1993, and confirmed on March ...

7/8/2015 7/9/2015

Thomas Carey Hennings, Jr., a Representative and a Senator from Missouri; born in St. Louis, Mo., June 25, 1903; attended the public schools; graduated from Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., in 1924 an...

7/3/2015 7/3/2015

John Edson Sweet (1832 - d.)

No children. Designer, architect, bridge-builder; professor at Cornell University; president and manager of the Straight-Line Engine Company; one of the organizers of the American Society of Mechanic...

7/2/2015 7/2/2015

Patrick Carl Fischer (1935 - 2011)

Patrick Carl Fischer (December 3, 1935 – August 26, 2011) was an American computer scientist, a noted researcher in computational complexity theory and database theory, and a target of the Unabo...

6/29/2015 6/29/2015

Reynolds Beal (1866 - 1951)

The elder brother of painter Gifford Beal, Reynolds was born in New York City. He and his brother Gifford spent their summers at Wilellyn in Newburgh, New York, on the Hudson River, and together they...

5/16/2015 5/16/2015

James Batcheller Sumner (November 19, 1887 – August 12, 1955) was an American chemist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize of Chemistry in 1946 (half) "for his discovery that enzymes can be crystalli...

9/3/2011 5/5/2015

Pete Coors MP

"Pete Coors"

Peter Hanson "Pete" Coors (born September 20, 1946) is an American businessman and politician. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Molson Coors Brewing Company and Chairman of MillerCoors.

5/3/2015 5/3/2015

Whitney Balliett (1926 - 2007)

Whitney Lyon Balliett (17 April 1926 – 1 February 2007) was a jazz critic and book reviewer for the New Yorker and was with the journal from 1954 until 2001. Biography Born in Manhattan an...

5/1/2015 5/1/2015

Gardner McKay (1932 - 2001)

"Gardner"

1940 census: George G. McKay (7, b NY) and brother Hugh D. McKay (9, b NY); in Manhattan, NY w parents Hugh D. McKay (42, b Kentucky) and mother Catherine C. McKay (35, b Illinois). Father is advertisi...

11/24/2008 4/28/2015

Meyer Howard Abrams MP (1912 - 2015)

Meyer (Mike) Howard Abrams (July 23, 1912 – April 21, 2015), usually cited as M. H. Abrams, was an American literary critic, known for works on Romanticism, in particular his book The Mirror a...

8/26/2014 4/22/2015

Simon Alexander Haley (1892 - 1973)

Simon Alexander Haley (March 8, 1892 - August 19, 1973) was a professor of agriculture, and father of writer Alex Haley. He was born in Savannah, Tennessee to farmer Alec Haley and his wife Queen (Da...

9/7/2007 4/18/2015

Leo Frank MP (1884 - 1915)

Leo Max Frank (April 17, 1884 – August 17, 1915) was a Jewish-American factory superintendent whose murder conviction and extrajudicial hanging in 1915 by a lynch mob planned and led by promin...

4/17/2014 4/15/2015

Peter Yarrow (born May 31, 1938) is an American singer who found fame with the 1960s folk music trio Peter, Paul and Mary.[1] Yarrow co-wrote (with Leonard Lipton) one of the group's most famous song...

5/31/2014 4/15/2015

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 ...

9/16/2014 4/12/2015

Henry Judah Heimlich (born February 3, 1920) is an American thoracic surgeon widely credited as the inventor of the Heimlich maneuver, a technique of abdominal thrusts for stopping choking, described...

4/4/2014 4/12/2015

Sandy Berger MP (1945 - 2015)

"Sandy"

Samuel Richard "Sandy" Berger (born October 28, 1945) was United States National Security Advisor, under President Bill Clinton from 1997 to 2001. In his position, he helped to formulate the foreign ...

10/9/2007 4/11/2015

Sol Linowitz MP (1913 - 2005)

Sol Linowitz Sol Myron Linowitz (December 7, 1913 – March 18, 2005) was an American diplomat, lawyer, and businessman. Linowitz helped negotiate the return of the Panama Canal to Panama un...

3/2/2010 4/11/2015

Paul Dundes Wolfowitz (born December 22, 1943) is a former President of the World Bank, United States Ambassador to Indonesia, U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense, and former dean of the Paul H. Nitze S...

1/25/2012 4/10/2015

Martin Joseph Fettman (B.S., D.V.M., M.S., Ph.D., Diplomate, ACVP) is an American pathologist and researcher who flew on NASA Space Shuttle mission STS-58 aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia as a Paylo...

6/18/2008 4/10/2015

Lawrence Halprin MP (1916 - 2009)

Lawrence Halprin was an American landscape architect, designer and teacher. BEST-KNOWN CREATIONS: - Sea Ranch, Sonoma Coast (1967) - Ghirardelli Square, San Francisco (1968) - Embarcadero Pla...

11/4/2009 4/8/2015

Hilda Crosby Standish (1902 - 2005)

Hilda Crosby Standish (1902 – June 1, 2005) was a pioneer in the birth control movement in the state of Connecticut. In 1935, she became medical director of the Maternal Health Center in Hartf...

3/29/2015 3/29/2015

Carl Sagan MP (1934 - 1996)

Carl Edward Sagan (November 9, 1934 – December 20, 1996) was an American astronomer, astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, science popularizer, and science communicator in the space and na...

5/23/2011 3/26/2015

Hans Albrecht Bethe (July 2, 1906 – March 6, 2005) was a German-American nuclear physicist. The Nobel Prize in Physics 1967 was awarded to Hans Bethe "for his contributions to the theory of nucl...

7/9/2008 3/26/2015

Richard Phillips Feynman is an American physicist who was born in New York City on May 11, 1918. He grew up in Far Rockaway, Queens and when he was about 10, he started to buy old radios to use in his ...

1/19/2012 3/26/2015

Shu-Chun Teng 鄧叔群 (1902 - 1970)

3/21/2015 3/21/2015

Kenneth Stewart Cole (1900 - 1984)

Kenneth Stewart Cole (July 10, 1900 – April 18, 1984) was an American biophysicist described by his peers as "a pioneer in the application of physical science to biology". Cole was awarded the...

3/20/2015 3/20/2015

Clinton Rossiter (1917 - 1970)

Clinton Rossiter (1917–1970) was a historian and political scientist who taught at Cornell University from 1947 until his suicide in 1970. He wrote The American Presidency along with 20 other ...

3/14/2015 3/14/2015

Obituary from the Gainesville Sun , September 3 & 4, 2008: RALPH GORDON SELFRIDGE Ralph Gordon Selfridge passed away Sunday August 31, 2008, at the age of eighty-one. He lived a long and vigorous l...

2/25/2011 3/13/2015

Franchot Tone (1905 - 1968)

Franchot Tone (February 27, 1905 – September 18, 1968) was an American stage, film, and television actor, star of many successful films and television series throughout his career, such as Bon...

3/11/2015 3/11/2015

Samuel Wright Bodman III (born November 26, 1938) was the 11th United States Secretary of Energy. He was previously the Deputy Secretary of the Treasury and the Deputy Secretary of Commerce. Early ...

3/8/2015 3/8/2015

Robert William Fogel (July 1, 1926 – June 11, 2013) was an American economic historian and scientist, and winner (with Douglass North) of the 1993 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. As...

7/1/2014 3/8/2015

Charles Hedding Avery (1852 - d.)

After graduation by the Monroe High School, Mr. Avery entered Cornell University. The sudden death of his father forced him to leave college and, in December, 1873, he began the study of law at Buffalo...

2/1/2009 3/7/2015

Shien sung Hu (deceased)

10/2/2011 1/21/2015

11/25/2014 1/21/2015

Minfu Tah Hu 胡達 (明復) (1891 - 1927)

"明復"

10/1/2011 1/21/2015

Jen Chow 周仁 (1892 - 1973)

"子兢"

10/28/2012 1/20/2015

Ray J. Wu 吳瑞 (1928 - 2008)

9/30/2011 1/20/2015

Chao Yuen-ren, known as Y. R. Chao, international known linguist. Originally concentrating on phonology, he made the first detailed recordings of major dialect areas in China, establishing the research...

1/23/2013 1/20/2015

4/27/2014 1/20/2015

Ta-chung Liu 劉大中 (1914 - 1975)

11/4/2014 1/20/2015

Chih Ping 秉志 (1886 - 1965)

"農山"

正藍旗滿洲 開封駐防

11/24/2014 1/20/2015

12/1/2014 1/20/2015

Ching Chun Li 李景均 (1912 - 2003)

12/1/2014 1/20/2015

Dr. Alfred Sao-ke Sze 施肇基 (1877 - 1958)

"Shih Chao-Chi"

Shih Chao-chi (施肇基 字植之), known as Sao-ke Alfred Sze, diplomat who became Chinese minister to the Court of St. James's in 1914 and who spent most of the rest of...

1/19/2007 1/20/2015

Dr. Hu Shih 胡適 (1891 - 1962)

"Suh Hu"

Hu Shih, leading member of the Peking University galaxy of intellectuals. His efforts to promote the use of pai-hua [the vernacular] in writing sparked the literary and cultural movements of the 1920's...

9/11/2011 1/20/2015

George R. Hill III (1921 - 2001)

George Richard Hill III (November 24, 1921 – April 22, 2001) was an American chemist and a world authority on coal. In his retirement, Hill was a general authority of The Church of Jesus Chris...

12/3/2014 12/3/2014

George Richard Hill, Jr. (1884 - 1971)

George Richard Hill, Jr. (April 10, 1884 – 3 August 1971) was an American educational administrator and was the seventh general superintendent of the Sunday School organization of The Church o...

12/3/2014 12/3/2014

Howard Ensign Evans (1919 - 2002)

Howard Ensign Evans (February 23, 1919 – July 18, 2002) was an American entomologist who chiefly studied wasps. Early life Born in East Hartford, Connecticut, the son of Archie and Adella ...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

She is an American comedian, actress and singer. She is known for her roles in comedies such as Best in Show and The 40-Year-Old Virgin, and for her recurring roles as lawyer Joyce Wischina in The L Wo...

8/30/2010 10/31/2014

Ming Tsai (Chinese: 蔡明昊; pinyin: Cài Mínghào; born March 29, 1964) is an American restaurateur, television personality, and celebrity chef of fusion cuisine. ...

10/20/2014 10/20/2014

Frank Mills Andrews (1867 - 1948)

Frank Mills Andrews (January 28, 1867 – September 3, 1948) was an American architect born in Des Moines, Iowa, who practiced in Chicago, New York City, Cincinnati and Dayton. Andrews died in B...

8/31/2014 8/31/2014

James Daly MP (1918 - 1978)

) James Firman Daly (October 23, 1918 – July 3, 1978) was an American theater, film and television actor, who is perhaps best known for his role as Dr. Paul Lochner in the hospital drama serie...

8/14/2009 8/27/2014

Mark Steven Kirk (born September 15, 1959) is the junior United States Senator from Illinois and a member of the Republican Party. Previously, Kirk was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, ...

8/17/2014 8/17/2014

Ernest F. Nichols MP (1869 - 1924)

Ernest Fox Nichols (June 1, 1869 – April 29, 1924) was an American educator and physicist. He was born in Leavenworth County, Kansas, and received his undergraduate degree from Kansas State Un...

6/23/2008 8/9/2014

Paul Eliot Green (1894 - 1981)

) Paul Eliot Green (March 17, 1894 – May 4, 1981) was an American playwright best known for his depictions of life in North Carolina during the first decades of the twentieth century. He recei...

6/24/2014 6/24/2014

Edwin Anderson Alderman (1861 - 1931)

Edwin Anderson Alderman (May 15, 1861 – April 30, 1931) served as the President of three universities. The University of Virginia's Alderman Library is named after him, as is Edwin A. Alderman...

6/23/2014 6/23/2014

Edmund Sixtus "Ed" Muskie (March 28, 1914 – March 26, 1996) was an American politician from Rumford, Maine. He served as Governor of Maine from 1955 to 1959, as a member of the United States Sen...

11/28/2013 6/11/2014

Eliot Janeway (1913 - 1993)

Eliot Janeway (1913—1993), born Eliot Jacobstein, was an influential American economist, journalist and author whose career spanned seven decades. He was an economic advisor to Presidents Fran...

8/25/2012 6/3/2014

George Stibitz (1904 - 1995)

George Robert Stibitz (April 20, 1904 – January 31, 1995) is internationally recognized as one of the fathers of the modern first digital computer. He was a Bell Labs researcher known for his ...

5/24/2014 5/24/2014

. Alfred Conkling Coxe Jr. (May 7, 1880 – December 21, 1957) was a United States federal judge. Born in Utica, New York, Coxe attended Cornell Law School, and received an A.B. from Yale Univ...

5/21/2014 5/21/2014

Louis Fornquet Henderson (1853 - 1942)

Louis Forniquet Henderson (September 17, 1853 – June 14, 1942) was an American botanist. Early life Louis Henderson, grandson of U.S. Senator John Henderson of Mississippi, was born in Rox...

5/12/2014 5/12/2014

Paul Martin O'Leary (1901 - 1997)

Paul Martin O'Leary (November 29, 1901 – December 25, 1997) was an American economist and educator, and the first Dean of the S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management. He served on the facul...

5/1/2014 5/1/2014

Col. Frank A. Barton (1869 - 1921)

Col. Frank A. Barton, Cornell University Class of 1891. Colonel Barton was one of the first two Cornell students to receive an army commission in Cornell's Military Science Program, and was the first...

5/1/2014 5/1/2014

Keith Theodore Olbermann (/ˈoʊlbərmən/; born January 27, 1959) is an American sports and political commentator and writer. As of 2013 he hosts a late-night show on ESPN2 c...

11/12/2012 2/13/2014

George Irving Bell (1926 - 2000)

George Irving Bell (August 4, 1926 – May 28, 2000) was an American physicist, biologist and mountaineer, and a grandson of John Joseph Seerley. He died from complications of leukemia after sur...

2/3/2009 2/12/2014

George R. Pfann (1902 - 1996)

George R. Pfann (October 6, 1902 – December 17, 1996) was an American football player and coach. He played college football at Cornell University, where he starred as a quarterback and was twice...

12/19/2013 12/19/2013

Edward G. Ramberg (1907 - 1995)

Edward G. Ramberg (June 14, 1907 in Florence, Italy – January 9, 1995) was an American physicist who contributed to the early development of electron microscopy and color television. He was th...

12/19/2013 12/19/2013

) Charles Collingwood (June 4, 1917 – October 3, 1985) was a television newscaster. Born in Three Rivers, Michigan, Collingwood graduated from Deep Springs College and Cornell University and...

12/14/2013 12/14/2013

Franklin S. Harris MP (1884 - 1960)

Franklin Stewart Harris (August 29, 1884 – April 18, 1960) was president of Brigham Young University (BYU) from 1921 until 1945, and president of Utah State University from 1945 to 1950. His...

12/13/2013 12/13/2013

General Bruce C. Clarke (1901 - 1988)

General Bruce Cooper Clarke was a commander of Continental Army Command from 19581960 and Commander, U.S. Army Europe from 1960-1962. He also commanded the U.S. Army, Pacific from December 1954 to Ap...

12/2/2013 12/2/2013

Julius Chambers, F.R.G.S (1850 - 1920)

Julius Chambers, F.R.G.S., (November 21, 1850 - February 12, 1920) was an American author, editor, journalist, travel writer, and activist against psychiatric abuse. Life and works Julius Chamber...

11/24/2013 11/24/2013

G. David Low (1956 - 2008)

George David Low (February 19, 1956 – March 15, 2008[2]) was an American aerospace executive and a NASA astronaut. Personal Low was born February 19, 1956, in Cleveland, Ohio and was activ...

12/3/2009 11/12/2013

Bancroft Gherardi, Jr. (1873 - 1941)

. Bancroft Gherardi, Jr. (April 6, 1873 – August 14, 1941) was a noted American electrical engineer, known for his pioneering work in developing the early telephone systems in the United State...

8/11/2011 11/9/2013

George Shiras, IV (1859 - 1942)

George Shiras, III (January 1, 1859 – March 24, 1942) was a U.S. Representative from the state of Pennsylvania. George Shiras (son of George Shiras, Jr.) was born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania....

7/20/2012 11/2/2013

Val R. Lorwin (c.1907 - 1982)

Val R. Lorwin (c. 1907 – December 8, 1982) was an American civil servant, economist, and historian. Early years Lorwin was born in New York City, the son of Lewis Lorwin, a noted labor eco...

10/31/2013 10/31/2013

F. Kenneth Iverson (1925 - 2002)

F. Kenneth Iverson (September 18, 1925 – April 14, 2002) is credited with transforming Nucor Steel from a nearly bankrupt company in the 1960s into the largest and most successful steelmaker i...

10/19/2013 10/19/2013

Sanford Alexander Moss (1872 - 1946)

Sanford Alexander Moss (August 23, 1872 – November 10, 1946) was an American aviation engineer, who was the first to use a turbocharger on an aircraft engine. Life and career He was born...

5/21/2012 10/15/2013

Arthur Rose Eldred (August 16, 1895 – January 4, 1951) was an American agricultural and railroad industry executive, civic leader, and the first Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA)....

8/26/2013 8/26/2013

Pop Warner (1871 - 1954)

Glenn Scobey Warner (April 5, 1871 – September 7, 1954), most commonly known as Pop Warner, was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at the University of Georgia ...

8/26/2013 8/26/2013

William "Willy" A. Higinbotham (October 25, 1910 – November 10, 1994) was an American physicist. A member of the team that developed the first nuclear bomb, he later became a leader in the non...

8/10/2013 8/10/2013