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William Vincent Astor MP (1891 - 1959)

William Vincent Astor was a businessman and philanthropist and a member of the prominent Astor family. Called Vincent, he was born in the Fifth Avenue mansion where his grandmother Caroline Astor rei...

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Calvin Coolidge, 30th President of the USA MP (1872 - 1933)

Calvin Coolidge At 2:30 on the morning of August 3, 1923, while visiting in Vermont, Calvin Coolidge received word that he was President. By the light of a kerosene lamp, his father, who was a notary...

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Charles A Lindbergh, II MP (1902 - 1974)

Charles Augustus Lindbergh (February 4, 1902 – August 26, 1974) (nicknamed "Slim", "Lucky Lindy", and "The Lone Eagle") was an American aviator, author, inventor, explorer, and social activist. ...

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Geraldine Farrar (1882 - 1967)

Geraldine Farrar (February 28, 1882 – March 11, 1967) was an American soprano opera singer and film actress, noted for her beauty, acting ability, and "the intimate timbre of her voice." She h...

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Knute Kenneth Larsson Rockne (1888 - 1931)

Knute (pronounced "kah-NOOT") Kenneth Rockne (March 4, 1888 – March 31, 1931) was an American football player and is regarded as one of the greatest coaches in college football history. His bio...

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William Randolph Hearst MP (1863 - 1951)

William Randolph Hearst - From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New York's 11th district In office March 4, 1903 – March 3, 1907 Preceded by W...

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Nicholas Murray Butler, Nobel Peace Prize, 1931 MP (1862 - 1947)

Nicholas Murray Butler (April 2, 1862 – December 7, 1947) was an American philosopher, diplomat, and educator. Butler was president of Columbia University, president of the Carnegie Endowment ...

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Gen. Smedley D. Butler, Medal of Honor MP (1881 - 1940)

Smedley Darlington Butler (July 30, 1881 – June 21, 1940), nicknamed "The Fighting Quaker" and "Old Gimlet Eye", was a Major General in the U.S. Marine Corps, and at the time of his death the ...

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Robert A. Millikan, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1923 MP (1868 - 1953)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Robert A. Millikan (22 March 1868 – 19 December 1953) was an American experimental physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics for his measurement of the char...

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Dame Nellie Melba (1861 - 1931)

Dame Nellie Melba GBE (19 May 1861 – 23 February 1931), born Helen "Nellie" Porter Mitchell Australian operatic soprano. She became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian Era and...

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Charles Dana Gibson (1867 - 1944)

Charles Dana Gibson (September 14, 1867 – December 23, 1944) was an American graphic artist, best known for his creation of the Gibson Girl, an iconic representation of the beautiful and indep...

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Paul Claudel MP (1868 - 1955)

Paul Claudel est un dramaturge, poète, essayiste et diplomate français, né le 6 août 1868 à Villeneuve-sur-Fère dans l'Aisne et mort le 23 février 1955 ...

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Sinclair Lewis MP (1885 - 1951)

Harry Sinclair Lewis (February 7, 1885 – January 10, 1951) was an American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright. In 1930, he became the first writer from the United States to be awarded ...

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Ray Lyman Wilbur, U.S. Secretary of the Interior (1875 - 1949)

Ray Lyman Wilbur (April 13, 1875 – June 26, 1949) was an American medical doctor who served as the third president of Stanford University and the 31st United States Secretary of the Interior. ...

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Mortimer L. Schiff MP (1877 - 1931)

Mortimer Loeb Schiff (June 5, 1877 – June 4, 1931), sometimes Mortimer Leo Schiff, was an American banker and notable early Boy Scouts of America (BSA) leader.[1] His son John Mortimer Schiff ...

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Alice Lee Longworth MP (1884 - 1980)

The song "Alice Blue Gown" was written for Alice Roosevelt Longworth. --------------------------------------------------------------------- Alice Lee Roosevelt Longworth (February 12, 1884 ȁ...

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Pierre S. du Pont MP (1870 - 1954)

Pierre Samuel du Pont (January 15, 1870 – April 4, 1954) was president of the E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company from 1915 to 1919, and served on its Board of Directors until 1940. He also m...

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Richard Georg Strauss MP (1864 - 1949)

Richard Georg Strauss (11 June 1864 – 8 September 1949) was a leading German composer of the late Romantic and early modern eras. He is known particularly for his operas, which include Der Ros...

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Alfred P. Sloan, Jr. (1875 - 1966)

: Who was Alfred P. Sloan Jr.? Alfred Pritchard Sloan Jr. was born in New Haven, Connecticut, May 23, 1875, the first of five children of Alfred Pritchard Sloan Sr. and Katherine Mead Sloan. His fa...

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Ralph Adams Cram (1863 - 1942)

Ralph Adams Cram: The Man, His Work, and His Legacy at Princeton University goto: ~~~ Ralph Adams Cram FAIA, (December 16, 1863 - September 22, 1942), was a prolific and influential American ...

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Guglielmo Marconi, Nobel Prize in Physics 1909 MP (1874 - 1937)

Guglielmo Marconi (25 April 1874– 20 July 1937) was an Italian inventor, known for his development of Marconi's law and a radio telegraph system, which served as the foundation for the establish...

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Charles M. Schwab MP (1862 - 1939)

He was an American steel magnate. Under his leadership, Bethlehem Steel became the second largest steel maker in the United States, and one of the most important heavy manufacturers in the world. Sch...

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Henry Sloane Coffin, Rev. (1877 - 1954)

COFFIN, Henry Sloane 1877-1954 PERSONAL: Born January 5, 1877, in New York, NY; died November 25, 1954, in Lakeville, CT; son of Edmund (a legal advisor) and Euphemia (Sloane) Coffin; married Dorot...

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Elihu Root, U.S. Secretary of War and State, Nobel Peace Prize 1912 MP (1845 - 1937)

One of the most brilliant administrators in American history, Elihu Root was the prototype of the 20th century "wise man", who shuttled between high-level government positions in Washington, D.C. and p...

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Ogden L. Mills, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury (1884 - 1937)

Ogden Livingston Mills (August 23, 1884 – October 11, 1937) was an American businessman and politician. Biography The son of Ogden Mills and Ruth T. Livingston, he had twin sisters Beatric...

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William Hanford "Big Bill" Edwards (1877 - 1943)

William Hanford "Big Bill" Edwards (February 23, 1877 – January 4, 1943) was an American football player who played guard at the Princeton University from 1896 to 1899. After graduation he bec...

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Gene Tunney (1897 - 1978)

James Joseph "Gene" Tunney (May 25, 1897 – November 7, 1978) was the world heavyweight boxing champion from 1926-1928 who defeated Jack Dempsey twice, first in 1926 and then in 1927. Tunney's ...

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Herbert George "H.G." Wells MP (1866 - 1946)

Wiki: Herbert George "H.G." Wells (21 September 1866 – 13 August 1946) was an English author, now best known for his work in the science fiction genre. He was also a prolific writer in many ot...

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Helen Wills Moody (1905 - 1998)

Helen Newington Wills Roark (October 6, 1905 – January 1, 1998), also known as Helen Wills Moody, was an American tennis player. She has been described as "the first American born woman to ach...

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Elbert Henry Gary, Esq. (1846 - 1927)

Elbert Henry Gary (October 8, 1846 – August 15, 1927) was an American lawyer, county judge and corporate officer. He was a key founder of U.S. Steel in 1901, bringing together partners J. P. M...

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Albert Ritchie, Governor (1876 - 1936)

Albert Cabell Ritchie (August 29, 1876 – February 24, 1936), a member of the United States Democratic Party, was the 49th Governor of Maryland in the United States from 1920 to 1935. Ritchie c...

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Haakon VII, Konge av Norge (King of Norway) MP (1872 - 1957)

Name/title: Christian Frederik Carl Georg Valdemar Axel Prince of Denmark, Schleswig-Holstein, Glücksburg Prince of Denmark on 3 August 1872. King Haakon VII of Norway on 18 November 1905. ...

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Maj. General Leonard Wood, Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army MP (1860 - 1927)

Leonard Wood (October 9, 1860 – August 7, 1927) was a physician who served as the Chief of Staff of the United States Army, Military Governor of Cuba and Governor General of the Philippines. E...

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Edward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax (1881 - 1959)

Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax, KG, OM, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, TD, PC (16 April 1881 – 23 December 1959), known as The Lord Irwin from 1925 until 1934 and as The Viscount Halifa...

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Paul von Hindenburg, Reichspräsident (President of the German Reich) MP (1847 - 1934)

Paul Ludwig Hans Anton von Beneckendorff und von Hindenburg ( listen (help·info)), known universally as Paul von Hindenburg (German pronunciation: [ˈpaʊl fɔn ˈh�...

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Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (1841 - 1935)

For more pictures go to the Media section. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. (March 8, 1841 – March 6, 1935) was an American jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Unit...

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Robert Todd Lincoln, U.S. Secretary of War MP (1843 - 1926)

For more pictures go to the Media section. Robert Todd Lincoln (August 1, 1843 – July 26, 1926) was an American lawyer and Secretary of War, and the first son of President Abraham Lincoln an...

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Lawrence M. Judd, 7th Territorial Governor of Hawaii (1887 - 1968)

Lawrence McCully Judd (March 20, 1887 – October 4, 1968) was a politician of the Territory of Hawaii, serving as the seventh Territorial Governor. He was devoted to the Hansen's Disease-afflic...

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James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr., U.S. Senator (1877 - 1952)

James Wolcott Wadsworth U. S. Representative from NY (1933-1951), U. S. Senator from NY (1915-1927), ranch manager in TX (1911-1915), Speaker of NY State Assembly (1906-1910), NY State Assemblyman (1...

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Booth Tarkington (1869 - 1946)

Booth Tarkington (July 29, 1869 – May 19, 1946) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his Pulitzer Prize-winning novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams. He is one of ...

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Charles G. Dawes, 30th V. P. of the USA, Nobel peace Prize 1925 MP (1865 - 1951)

Charles Gates Dawes (August 27, 1865 – April 23, 1951) was an American banker and politician who was the 30th Vice President of the United States. For his work on the Dawes Plan for World War I ...

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Sir Austen Chamberlain, KG, PC, Nobel Peace Prize, 1925 MP (1863 - 1937)

Sir Joseph Austen Chamberlain, KG (16 October 1863 – 17 March 1937) was a British statesman and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Early life and career Austen Chamberlain was born in Birming...

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Gifford Pinchot, Governor, 1st Chief of the U.S. Forest Service MP (1865 - 1946)

Gifford Pinchot (August 11, 1865 – October 4, 1946) was the first Chief of the United States Forest Service (1905–1910) and the 28th Governor of Pennsylvania (1923–1927, 1931...

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Herbert C. Hoover, 31st President of the USA MP (1874 - 1964)

Herbert was the 31st President of the United States. -------------------- Son of a Quaker blacksmith, Herbert Clark Hoover brought to the Presidency an unparalleled reputation for public service ...

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Admiral William Sims, USN (1858 - 1936)

William Sowden Sims (October 15, 1858 – September 25, 1936) was an admiral in the United States Navy who sought during the late 19th and early 20th centuries to modernize the Navy. During Worl...

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Dwight Morrow, U.S. Senator MP (1873 - 1931)

Dwight Whitney Morrow (January 11, 1873 – October 5, 1931) was an American businessman, politician, and diplomat. Born in Huntington, West Virginia, he moved with his parents to Allegheny, P...

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Frank Billings Kellogg, U.S. Secretary of State, Nobel Peace Prize, 1929 MP (1856 - 1937)

Frank Billings Kellogg (December 22, 1856 – December 21, 1937) was an American lawyer, politician and statesman who served in the U.S. Senate and as U.S. Secretary of State. He co-authored the K...

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Harry Emerson Fosdick (1878 - 1969)

Harry Emerson Fosdick (May 24, 1878 – October 5, 1969) was an American clergyman. He was born in Buffalo, New York. He graduated from Colgate University in 1900, and Union Theological Seminary...

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Lieutenant Commander Zachary Lansdowne, USN (1888 - 1925)

Lieutenant Commander Zachary Lansdowne, USN (December 1, 1888 - September 3, 1925) Navy Cross was a United States Navy officer and early Naval Aviator who contributed to the development of the Navy's...

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Bobby Jones (1902 - 1971)

Robert Tyre "Bobby" Jones Jr. (March 17, 1902 – December 18, 1971) was an American amateur golfer, and a lawyer by profession. Jones was the most successful amateur golfer ever to compete on a n...

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F. Trubee Davison (1896 - 1974)

Frederick Trubee Davison (February 7, 1896-November 14, 1974), usually known as F. Trubee Davison, or Trubee Davison, was an American World War I aviator, Assistant US Secretary of War, Director of P...

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Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley, KG MP (1867 - 1947)

Baldwin, Stanley From The Peerage: First Earl Baldwin of Bewdley 1867-1947, statesman and three times prime minister, was born at Lower Park, Bewdley, 3 August 1867, the only son of Alfred and Lo...

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Henry Ford, I MP (1863 - 1947)

Biographical Summary: "... Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was a prominent American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of the development of the assem...

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George Gershwin MP (1898 - 1937)

George Gershwin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Born Jacob Gershowitz on September 26, 1898(1898-09-26), Brooklyn, New York Died July 11, 1937(1937-07-11) (aged 38), Hollywood, Californ...

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Alfred E. Smith, Jr., 42nd Governor of New York (1873 - 1944)

Alfred Emanuel Smith, Jr. (December 30, 1873 – October 4, 1944), known in private and public life as Al Smith, was an American statesman who was elected the 42nd Governor of New York three times...

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Charlie Chaplin MP (1889 - 1977)

One of the most creative and influential personalities of the silent-film era and one of the great icons of 20th-century film, Charlie Chaplin used mime, slapstick and other visual comedy routines, and...

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Richard Swann Lull (1867 - 1957)

Richard Swann Lull (November 6, 1867–1957) was an American paleontologist from the early 20th century, active at Yale University, who is largely remembered now for championing a Pre-Neo-Darwin...

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Thomas Alva Edison, Inventor MP (1847 - 1931)

Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931) was an American inventor, scientist, and businessman who developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including...

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Arthur Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour, Prime Minister of Great Britain MP (1848 - 1930)

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour , KG, OM, PC, DL (25 July 1848 – 19 March 1930) was a British Conservative politician and statesman. He authored the Perpetual Crimes Act (1887) (or Coe...

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John Ringling (1866 - 1936)

John Nicholas Ringling (May 31, 1866 – December 2, 1936) now is the most well-known of the seven Ringling brothers, five of whom merged the Barnum & Bailey Circus with their own Ringling Broth...

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George Harold Sisler (1893 - 1973)

George Harold Sisler (March 24, 1893 - March 26, 1973), nicknamed "Gentleman George" and "Gorgeous George," was an American professional baseball player for 15 seasons, primarily as first baseman wit...

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Maréchal de France Ferdinand Foch MP (1851 - 1929)

Ferdinand Foch , maréchal de France, de Grande-Bretagne et de Pologne, est un officier général et académicien français né à Tarbes le 2 octobre 1851 et ...

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Nicholas Longworth, IV, 43rd Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives MP (1869 - 1931)

Nicolas Longworth was Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1925 until his death in 1931. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ...

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Amy Lawrence Lowell MP (1874 - 1925)

Amy Lawrence Lowell (February 9, 1874—May 12, 1925) was an American poet of the imagist school from Brookline, Massachusetts who posthumously won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1926. -----...

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Owen D. Young MP (1874 - 1962)

Owen D. Young (October 27, 1874 - July 11, 1962) was an American industrialist, businessman, lawyer and diplomat at the Second Reparations Conference (SRC) in 1929, as a member of the German Reparati...

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Harry S. New, U.S. Senator and Postmaster General (1858 - 1937)

Harry Stewart New (December 31, 1858 – May 9, 1937) was a U.S. politician, journalist, and Spanish-American War veteran. Biography Harry Stewart New was born in Indianapolis, Indiana o...

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John D. Rockefeller, Jr. MP (1874 - 1960)

. John Davison Rockefeller, Jr. (January 29, 1874 – May 11, 1960) was a major philanthropist and a pivotal member of the prominent Rockefeller family. He was the sole son among the five childr...

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Charles Evans Hughes, Sr., Governor, U.S. Secretary of State, 11th Chief Justice of the United States MP (1862 - 1948)

Charles Evans Hughes, Sr. (April 11, 1862 – August 27, 1948) was a lawyer and Republican politician from the State of New York. He served as the 36th Governor of New York (1907–1910), A...

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Alfonso XIII León Fernando María Jaime Isidro Pascual Antonio King of Spain, Rey de España MP (1886 - 1941)

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia: English Español King of Spain: Reign 17 May 1886 – 14 April 1931 Predecessor: Alfonso XII Successor: Juan Carlos I in 1975

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Dwight F. Davis, U.S. Secretary of War (founder of the Davis Cup) (1879 - 1945)

Dwight Filley Davis (July 5, 1879 – November 28, 1945) was an American tennis player and politician. He is best remembered as the founder of the Davis Cup international tennis competition. ...

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Chauncey Depew, U.S. Senator MP (1834 - 1928)

Chauncey Mitchell Depew (April 23, 1834 – April 5, 1928) was an attorney for Cornelius Vanderbilt's railroad interests, president of the New York Central Railroad System, and a United States S...

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William Inge (aka, "Dean Inge") (1860 - 1954)

William Ralph Inge ( /ˈɪŋ/; 6 June 1860 – 26 February 1954) was an English author, Anglican priest, professor of divinity at Cambridge, and Dean of St Paul's Cathedral, wh...

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Frederick H. Gillett, U.S. Senator, 42nd Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives MP (1851 - 1935)

Frederick Huntington Gillett (pronounced /dʒɨˈlɛt/; October 16, 1851 – July 31, 1935) was an American politician during the early 20th century. Frederick H. Gillett...

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Ethel Barrymore MP (1879 - 1959)

Ethel Barrymore (August 15, 1879 â€" June 18, 1959) was an Academy Award-winning American actress and a member of the famous Barrymore family. Early life Ethel Barrymore was born Ethe...

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Sigmund Freud MP (1856 - 1939)

Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud (6 May 1856 – 23 September 1939), was a Jewish Austrian neurologist who founded the psychoanalytic school of psychiatry. Freud is best known for his...

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Glenn Hammond Curtiss (1878 - 1930)

Glenn Hammond Curtiss (May 21, 1878 – July 23, 1930) was an American aviation pioneer and a founder of the U.S. aircraft industry. He began his career as a bicycle then motorcycle builder and ...

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William Allen White (1868 - 1944)

William Allen WHITE (1868-1944), author, journalist, war correspondent (1939-1941), Pulitzer Prize recipient (1923), editor and proprieter of the Emporia Gazette (1895-1944), married in 1893 to Sallie ...

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Edith Cummings (1899 - 1984)

Edith Cummings (March 26, 1899 – November 1984) was one of the premier amateur golfers of her generation. She was one of the Big Four debutantes in Chicago, at the end of the First World War. ...

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James Ramsay MacDonald (1866 - 1937)

James Ramsay MacDonald , PC, FRS (12 October 1866 – 9 November 1937) was a British Labour politician who served two separate terms as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He rose from humble or...

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General John J. "Black Jack" Pershing MP (1860 - 1948)

John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing, GCB (Hon) (September 13, 1860 – July 15, 1948), was a general officer in the United States Army who led the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I. Per...

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Maria Alexandra Victoria von Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha, Queen Consort of Romania MP (1875 - 1938)

Name/title: Marie Alexandra Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of Edinburgh. Princess of Edinburgh. Prinzessin von Sachsen-Coburg-Gotha. Herzogin von Sachsen. Nick-name: Missy. By marri...

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James Stillman Rockefeller MP (1902 - 2004)

James Stillman Rockefeller (June 8, 1902 - August 10, 2004) was a member of the prominent U.S. Rockefeller family. Personal life A paternal grandson of William Rockefeller, his maternal grand...

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Lou Henry Hoover, First Lady MP (1874 - 1944)

Louise Henry Hoover (March 29, 1874 – January 7, 1944), known as Lou Henry Hoover, was the wife of Herbert Hoover and First Lady of the United States. Born in Waterloo, Iowa, the daughter of...

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William H. Taft, 27th President of the USA MP (1857 - 1930)

"Presidents come and go, but the Supreme Court goes on forever." -- William Howard Taft He considered his time as Chief Justice to be the highest point of his career; allegedly, he once remarked "I d...

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Hiram Wesley Evans, Imperial Wizard of the "second" Ku Klux Klan (1881 - 1966)

Hiram Wesley Evans (September 26, 1881 – September 14, 1966) was Imperial Wizard of the "second" Ku Klux Klan from 1922 until 1939. Evans succeeded William Joseph Simmons in the position of th...

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Carter Glass, US Senator & Sec'y of the Treasury (1858 - 1946)

Famous Quote: The 1902 Constitution instituted a poll tax and required bulk payment after a voter missed elections, making voting a luxury that poor people, which included many African-Americans, could...

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Grand Admiral Alfred von Tirpitz (1849 - 1930)

Alfred von Tirpitz (March 19, 1849 – March 6, 1930) was a German Admiral, Secretary of State of the German Imperial Naval Office, the powerful administrative branch of the German Imperial Navy...

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William Edgar Borah (1865 - 1940)

Called the "Isolationist Senator" and the "Lion of Idaho". There is a statue in Washington, D.C. honoring the Senator. Senator Borah was instrumental in getting Prohibition passed. He went to KU fr...

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George Eastman MP (1854 - 1932)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... George Eastman (July 12, 1854 – March 14, 1932) was an American inventor and philanthropist. He founded the Eastman Kodak Company and invented roll film, h...

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Bernard Mannes Baruch (1870 - 1965)

Bernard Mannes Baruch (/bəˈruːk/; 1870–1965) was an American financier, stock-market speculator, statesman, and political consultant. After his success in business, he dev...

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Adm. Edward W. Eberle, Super. US Naval Acad, Chief of Naval Ops. (1864 - 1929)

Edward Walter Eberle (August 17, 1864 - July 6, 1929) was an admiral in the United States Navy, who served as Superintendent of the United States Naval Academy and third Chief of Naval Operations. ...

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Henry Cabot Lodge (1850 - 1924)

Henry Cabot Lodge (May 12, 1850 – November 9, 1924) was an American statesman, a Republican politician, and a noted historian from Massachusetts. While the title was not official, he is consid...

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RIght Rev. Bishop William Lawrence (1850 - 1941)

) William Lawrence graduated from Harvard College, as was the tradition in his family, and earned his D.D. from Harvard Divinity School in 1897. The Right Reverend Lawrence was later honored with an ...

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William Gibbs McAdoo, U.S. Senator and Secretary of the Treasury (1863 - 1941)

William Gibbs McAdoo, Jr. (October 31, 1863 – February 1, 1941) was an American lawyer and political leader who served as a U.S. Senator, United States Secretary of the Treasury and director o...

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Abbott Lawrence Lowell (1856 - 1943)

Lowell graduated from Noble and Greenough School in 1873 and went on to attend Harvard College. He graduated in 1877 with highest honors in mathematics, and from Harvard Law School in 1880. He practice...

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Carrie Chapman Catt (1859 - 1947)

Carrie Chapman Catt (January 9, 1859 – March 9, 1947) was a women's suffrage leader who campaigned for the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution which gave U.S. women the righ...

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John Hays Hammond (1855 - 1936)

John Hays Hammond (31 March 1855 – 8 June 1936) was a famous mining engineer, diplomat, and philanthropist. Known as the man with the midas touch, he amassed a sizable fortune before the age o...

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Ellen Browning Scripps MP (1836 - 1932)

Ellen Browning Scripps (October 18, 1836–August 3, 1932) was an American philanthropist who was the founding donor of several major institutions in Southern California. Biography Scrip...

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Diana Olivia Winifred Maud Cooper, Viscountess Norwich MP (1892 - 1986)

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Gov. Robert La Follette, Sr., US Senate & Congress (1855 - 1925)

Everything you wanted to know about Robert M. La Follette Sr.: . "Robert Marion "Battling Bob" La Follette, Sr. (June 14, 1855 – June 18, 1925), was an American Republican (and later a Progr...

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