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James V Allred, Governor (1899 - 1959)

James V. Allred (March 29, 1899 – September 24, 1959) was a United States politician who served as the 33rd Governor of Texas during the New Deal era. He was thereafter a United States federal...

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Pope Francis MP

Vatican City

Pope Francis, The People’s Pope - Times Magazine Pope Francis on 60 Minutes Photos of Pope Francis from Childhood Pope Francis (Latin: Franciscus born Jorge Mario Bergoglio on 17 Decembe...

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Oscar Pistorius MP

Oscar Pistorius (born 22 November 1986, Johannesburg), South African sprint runner who is a double amputee was selected to run in both the individual 400 metres and the 4x400 relay at the London Olympi...

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Geneviève Bujold MP

Geneviève Bujold (French pronunciation: ​[ʒən.vjɛv by.ʒɔld]; born July 1, 1942) is a Canadian actress best known for her portrayal of Anne Boleyn in the...

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Michael Rubens Bloomberg MP

New York, NY, USA

Michael Rubens Bloomberg (born February 14, 1942) is an American businessman, politician and philanthropist. Since 2002, he has been the Mayor of New York City and, with a net worth of $18.1 billion in...

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Joe Biden, 47th Vice President of the USA MP

Washington D.C., DC, USA

Joseph Robinette "Joe" Biden, Jr. (pronunciation: /ˈdʒoʊzɪf rɒbɪˈnɛt ˈbaɪdən/; born November 20, 1942) is the 47th and cur...

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Letitia Baldrige ("Doyenne of Decorum") (1926 - 2012)

Letitia Baldrige (February 9, 1926 – October 29, 2012) was an American etiquette expert and public relations executive who was most famous for serving as Jacqueline Kennedy's Social Secretary....

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Eleanor G. Holm (1913 - 2004)

Eleanor G. Holm (December 6, 1913 – January 31, 2004) was an American competition swimmer and Olympic gold medalist. She is best known for having been suspended from the 1936 Summer Olympics...

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Ryan Steven Lochte MP

Daytona Beach, Florida, United States

Ryan Steven Lochte (born August 3, 1984) is an American swimmer and a six-time Olympic medalist (three gold, two silver, one bronze). As part of the American team, he holds the world record in the 4&#x...

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Binyamin Netanyahu, 9th Prime Minister of Israel MP

Israel

Benjamin Netanyahu, 9th Prime Minister of Israel Prime Minister of Israel 1996-1999 Foreign Minister of Israel Nov 2002-Feb 2003 Prime Minister of Israel 2009- Charlie Rose Interview Benj...

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Sir Daniel Day-Lewis MP

Ireland

He is an English actor with British and Irish citizenship. He is known as one of the most selective actors in the film industry, having starred in only five films since 1997, with as many as five years...

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Anthony Kennedy, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court MP

Anthony McLeod Kennedy (born July 23, 1936) is an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, having been appointed by President Ronald Reagan in 1988. Since the retirement of Sandra Day O'...

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Roger Goodell, Commissioner of the National Football League (NFL) MP

Roger S. Goodell (born February 19, 1959) is the Commissioner of the National Football League (NFL), having been chosen to succeed the retiring Paul Tagliabue on August 8, 2006. He was chosen over fo...

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Dame Margot Fonteyn de Arias, DBE MP (1919 - 1991)

Dame Margot Fonteyn de Arias, DBE (18 May 1919 – 21 February 1991), was an English ballerina. She is widely regarded as one of the greatest classical ballet dancers of all time. She spent her en...

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Madonna MP

Originally born Madonna Louise Ciccone after her mother. On Madonna's first communion, they added Veronica to her middle name. At the age of six, Madonna was devastated when her mother died.  ...

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Dave Brubeck MP (1920 - 2012)

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia David Warren "Dave" Brubeck (born December 6, 1920 - died December 5, 2012) was an American jazz pianist. He has written a number of jazz standards, including "In You...

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Thomas Gardiner Corcoran (1900 - 1981)

Thomas Gardiner Corcoran (1900–1981) was one of several Irish American advisors in President Franklin D. Roosevelt's brain trust during the New Deal, and later, a close friend and advisor ...

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Beverly Sills MP (1929 - 2007)

Beverly Sills - Una Voce Poco Fa!! (1976) , Beverly Sills - Dunque io son! - Il Barbiere Di Siviglia Beverly Sills (May 25, 1929 – July 2, 2007) was an American operatic soprano whose peak car...

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Sir Patrick Gardiner Hastings KC (1880 - 1952)

Sir Patrick Gardiner Hastings KC (17 March 1880 – 26 February 1952) was a British barrister and politician noted for his long and highly successful career as a barrister and his short stint as...

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Sonia Gandhi MP

New Delhi, Delhi, India

Sonia Gandhi (Hindi: सोनिया गांधी; born Edvige Antonia Albina Maino[1][2] on 9 December 1946) is an Italian-born Indian poli...

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Rajiv Gandhi MP (1944 - 1991)

Rajiv Ratna Gandhi (Kashmiri/Hindi: राजीव गांधी; 20 August 1944 – 21 May 1991) was the sixth Prime Minister of India, servin...

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Indira Priyadarshani Gandhi MP (1917 - 1984)

Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi (Hindi: इंदिरा प्रियदर्शिनी गा&#x...

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Aishwarya Bachchan MP

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

She is an Indian actress and former Miss World. Before starting her acting career, she worked as a model and gained fame after winning the Miss World title in 1994. During her career, Rai has acted in ...

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V.K.Krishna Menon MP (1897 - 1974)

Menon was born at Panniyankara in Calicut, Kerala, into the powerful Vengalil family of South India. He was the grandson of the Raja of Kartanad and the first son of a successful lawyer of the Calicut ...

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Dalai Lama (丹增嘉措) Nobel Peace Prize 1989 MP

Biography Tenzin Gyatso - The 14th Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatsos Photos Time Cover: April 20th, 1959 Escape From China 14th Dalai Lama , Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tenzin Gyatso born ...

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Al Gore, 45th Vice President of the USA MP

Albert Arnold "Al" Gore, Jr. (born March 31, 1948) is an American environmental activist who served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton. He is...

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Admiral John Henry Towers (1885 - 1955)

John Henry Towers (January 30, 1885 – April 30, 1955) was a United States Navy admiral and pioneer naval aviator. He made important contributions to the technical and organizational developm...

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Harold Stirling Vanderbilt (1884 - 1970)

Harold Stirling Vanderbilt, july 6, 1884, july 4, 1970, "Mike", nicknamed "professor", of Newport RI, was born at Oakdale New York. Vanderbilt graduated from Harvard Law School in 1910, then entered ...

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Barry Commoner (1917 - 2012)

Barry Commoner (May 28, 1917 – September 30, 2012) was an American biologist, college professor, and politician. He ran for president of the United States in the 1980 U.S. presidential electio...

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Frank Pace, U.S. Secretary of the Army (1912 - 1988)

Frank Pace, Jr. (July 5, 1912 - January 8, 1988) was the 3rd United States Secretary of the Army and a business executive. Biography Pace was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, and attended The H...

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Jesse Lynch Williams (1871 - 1929)

Jesse Lynch Williams (August 17, 1871 – September 14. 1929) was an American Pulitzer Prize-winning author and dramatist. Born in Sterling, Illinois, Williams began his literary career in c...

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Thomas W. Lamont (1870 - 1948)

Thomas William Lamont, Jr. (September 30, 1870 – February 2, 1948) was an American banker. Early Life Lamont was born in Claverack, New York. He graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy ...

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Peter Rodino, Congressman (1909 - 2005)

Peter Wallace Rodino, Jr. (June 7, 1909 – May 7, 2005) was a Democratic United States congressman from New Jersey from 1949 to 1989. Rodino rose to prominence as the chairman of the House Judi...

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John Joseph Sirica, Judge (1904 - 1992)

John Joseph Sirica (March 19, 1904–August 14, 1992) was the Chief Judge for the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, where he became famous for his role in the Watergate ...

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Alanson B. Houghton (1863 - 1941)

Alanson Bigelow Houghton (October 10, 1863– September 15, 1941) was an American businessman, politician, and diplomat who served as a Congressman and Ambassador. He was a member of the Republi...

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Hubertus Johannes van Mook (1894 - 1965)

genealogieonline.nl... ; nl.wikipedia.org... ; en.wikipedia... ; gw5.geneanet... Hubertus Johannes van Mook (Semarang, 30 mei 1894 – L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, 10 mei 1965) was een koloniaal bestuu...

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PM Brian Mulroney MP

Martin Brian Mulroney, PC CC GOQ (born March 20, 1939) was the 18th Prime Minister of Canada from September 17, 1984, to June 25, 1993 and was leader of the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada f...

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Howard Allan Stern MP

Howard Allan Stern (born January 12, 1954) is an American radio personality, television host, author, actor and photographer best known for his radio show which was nationally syndicated from 1986 to...

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Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis MP (1929 - 1994)

Married in St. Mary's Church, Newport, R.I. The reception was held at the Hammersmith Farm in a Victorian house. Wedding night at Waldorf- Astoria, N.Y.C., N.Y., and then honeymooned in Acapulco, Mexic...

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Michelle Obama, First Lady of the USA MP

Washington, DC, USA

Michelle LaVaughn Obama née Robinson (born January 17, 1964) is an American attorney and the wife of Barack Obama, President-elect of the United States and Senator from Illinois. She will be the...

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Manuel Acuña Roxas MP (1892 - 1948)

Manuel Acuña Roxas was the fifth President of the Philippines. He served as president from the granting of independence in 1946 until his abrupt death in 1948. Roxas was born on January 1, 1892 ...

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Carl Lewis MP

Medford, Burlington, New Jersey, United States

Frederick Carlton "Carl" Lewis (born July 1, 1961) is considered by many to be the greatest track & field athlete of all time. With nine Olympic gold medals, 10 Olympic medals, and eight gold medals at...

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George Albert Smith, President, Church of Jeusus Christ of Latter Day Saints MP (1870 - 1951)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... George Albert Smith , Sr. (April 4, 1870 – April 4, 1951) was the eighth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church)...." "...

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Barack H. Obama, 44th President of the USA MP

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Barack Hussein Obama II born August 4, 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States Nickname: Barry Barack Obama is the 44th President of the United States and the first African American to be elected t...

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Augustus Edwin John, OM, RA MP (1878 - 1961)

Welsh painter, portraitist, muralist, and draftsman Augustus John won a reputation for his brilliant drawing technique by the age of 20. For a short time around 1910, he was an important exponent of Po...

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Arthur Goldberg, U.S. Secretary of Labor and Associate Justice of the U.S Supreme Court MP (1908 - 1990)

Arthur Joseph Goldberg (August 8, 1908 – January 19, 1990) was an American statesman and jurist who served as the U.S. Secretary of Labor, Supreme Court Justice and Ambassador to the United Na...

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Ralph Lauren MP

Ralph Lauren (Ralph Rueben Lifshitz) is an American fashion designer and business executive; best-known for his Polo Ralph Lauren clothing brand. Ralph Lauren's Maternal Rabbinical Ancestors ‪...

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Charles de Gaulle, 18th Président de la République française MP (1890 - 1970)

Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle ( 22 November 1890 – 9 November 1970) was a French general and statesman who led the Free French Forces during World War II. He later founded...

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Eivind Berggrav (1884 - 1959)

Navneforandring fra Jensen til Berggrav-Jensen 1907, til Berggrav 1917. Eivind Josef Berggrav (25 October 1884, Stavanger – January 14, 1959, Oslo) was a Norwegian Lutheran bishop, primari...

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Lyndon B. Johnson, 36th President of the United States MP (1908 - 1973)

The thirty-sixth President of the United States (1963–1969) and thirty-seventh Vice President of the United States (1961–1963). A Democrat, Johnson succeeded to the presidency following t...

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Arthur Ochs Sulzberger MP (1926 - 2012)

Arthur Sulzberger, longtime New York Times publisher, dead at 86 By the CNN Wire Staff updated 11:31 AM EDT, Sat September 29, 2012 STORY HIGHLIGHTS Sulzberger died after a long illness He served as pu...

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Arthur Hays Sulzberger MP (1891 - 1968)

Arthur Hays Sulzberger (12 September 1891 – 11 December 1968) was the publisher of The New York Times from 1935 to 1961. During that time, daily circulation rose from 465,000 to 713,000 and Su...

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Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev MP (1894 - 1971)

Nikita Sergeyevich Khrushchev ( April 15, 1894 – September 11, 1971 ) led the Soviet Union during part of the Cold War. He served as First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union fr...

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Bill Gates MP

Medina, King, WA, USA

William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, philanthropist, and chairman of Microsoft, the software company he founded with Paul Allen. He is ranked consiste...

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Dr D.F. Malan MP (1874 - 1959)

Daniel François Malan (22 May 1874 – 7 February 1959), more commonly known as D.F. Malan, was the Prime Minister of South Africa from 1948 to 1954. He is seen as the champion of Afrikaner...

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Merle Haggard MP

Year Award 2006 Grammy Recording Academy's Lifetime Achievement Award 2004 IBMA Recorded Event of the Year 1998 Grammy Best Country Collaboration with Vocals, Hall of Fame Award 1994 El...

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Hendrik French Verwoerd MP (1901 - 1966)

Source - Wikipedia Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd (8 September 1901 - 6 September 1966) was Prime Minister of South Africa from 1958 until his assassination in 1966. Verwoerd was born in the Netherlands an...

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Neil Simon MP

Neil Simon (born July 4, 1927) is an American playwright and screenwriter. He has written numerous Broadway plays, including Brighton Beach Memoirs, Biloxi Blues, and The Odd Couple. He won the 1991 ...

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Edda Mussolini (1910 - 1995)

She was the eldest child of Benito Mussolini, Italy's fascist dictator from 1922 to 1943. Upon her marriage to fascist propagandist and foreign minister Galeazzo Ciano she became Edda Ciano, Countess o...

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Walter Winchell MP (1897 - 1972)

Find a Grave There’s a good chance you have never heard of Walter Winchell, a man on Life magazine’s list of the 100 most important people of the 20th century. But you’ve no ...

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Charles Edison (1890 - 1969)

Charles Edison (August 3, 1890 – July 31, 1969) was son of Thomas Edison and Mina Miller. He was a businessman, Assistant and then United States Secretary of the Navy, and served as the 42nd G...

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Roger Dearborn Lapham (1883 - 1966)

Roger Dearborn Lapham (December 6, 1883 – April 16, 1966) was a shipowner and businessman who served as the 32nd mayor of San Francisco from 1944 to 1948. Life and career Lapham was bo...

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Ariel Sharon 11th Prime Minister of Israel MP (1928 - 2014)

Ariel Sharon אריאל שרון , (Arabic: أرئيل شارون‎), also known ...

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Marisa Berenson MP

Vittoria Marisa Schiaparelli Berenson (born February 15, 1947, New York City) is an American actress and model. She is the elder daughter of Robert L. Berenson, an American diplomat turned shipping e...

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Steve Jobs MP (1955 - 2011)

Steven Paul Jobs (February 24, 1955 – October 5, 2011) was an American businessman, designer and inventor, best-known as the co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Apple Inc. Job...

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Osama bin Laden MP (1957 - 2011)

Osama bin Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden (Arabic: أسامة بن محمد بن عوض بن �...

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Levi Eshkol , 3rd Prime Minister of Israel MP (c.1895 - 1969)

לוי אשכול Levi Eshkol , 3rd Prime Minister of IsraelLevi Eshkol (Hebrew: לֵוִי אֶשְ...

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Albert Abraham Einstein, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1921 MP (1879 - 1955)

Albert Abraham Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955; Hebrew: אלברט אברהם איינ&#...

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Luis Muñoz Marín, 1er Gobernador de Puerto Rico MP (1898 - 1980)

Luis Muñoz Marín (San Juan, 18 de febrero de 1898 - 30 de abril de 1980), fue un escritor, periodista, senador y primer Gobernador de Puerto Rico, electo democráticamente. Trabaj&#...

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Garrison Keillor MP

St. Paul, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States

Gary Edward, better known as Garrison, Keillor, born August 7, 1942 The world knows Garrison (Gary Edward) Keillor through his long-running program "A Prairie Home Companion." According to the Wiki...

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Woody Allen MP

Woody Allen (born Allen Stewart Königsberg) is an American screenwriter, film director, actor, comedian, writer, musician, and playwright. Allen's distinctive films, which run the gamut from d...

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Mia Farrow MP

Mia Farrow, born Maria de Lourdes Villiers-Farrow, has appeared in more than forty films and won numerous awards, including a Golden Globe award (and seven additional Golden Globe nominations), three B...

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Alan Greenspan MP

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Frank Sinatra MP (1915 - 1998)

Francis Albert "Frank" Sinatra was an American singer and motion-picture actor who became one of the most sought-after performers in the entertainment industry; he is often hailed as the greatest Ameri...

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Roy Marcus Cohn MP (1927 - 1986)

Roy Marcus Cohn (/koʊn/; February 20, 1927 – August 2, 1986) was an American attorney who became famous during Senator Joseph McCarthy's investigations into Communist activity in the Un...

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James Gould Cozzens, II (1903 - 1978)

James Gould Cozzens (August 19, 1903 – August 9, 1978) was an American novelist. He is often grouped today with his contemporaries John O'Hara and John P. Marquand, but his work is general...

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Earl Kemp Long (1895 - 1960)

Earl Long, Huey's younger brother, entered politics as one of his campaign workers. He never ventured beyond Huey's shadow, even during a period of conflict with him, until after his brother's assassin...

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Ernest George Bevin (1881 - 1951)

The career of Ernest Bevin (1881-1951), English trade union leader and Labour politician, is often taken to symbolize the political rise of sections of the working class in 20th-century Britain. --...

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Robert Schuman MP (1886 - 1963)

See Wikipedia... Robert Schuman (French pronunciation: [ʁɔbɛʁ ʃuman]; 29 June 1886 – 4 September 1963) was a noted Luxembourgish-born French statesman. Schum...

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Rebecca West MP (1892 - 1983)

Wiki: Cicely Isabel Fairfield (21 December 1892–15 March 1983), known by her pen name Rebecca West, or Dame Rebecca West, DBE was an English author, journalist, literary critic and travel writ...

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James Albert "Bishop" Pike (1913 - 1969)

James Albert Pike (February 14, 1913 - September 1969) was an American Episcopal bishop, prolific writer, and one of the first mainline religious figures to appear regularly on television. His ou...

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Lauryn Noel Hill MP

She is an American recording artist, musician, producer and actress. Early in her career, she established her reputation in the hip-hop world as a member of the Fugees. In 1998, she launched her solo c...

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Rush Limbaugh MP

West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Florida, United States

Rush Hudson Limbaugh III ( /ˈlɪmbɔː/; born January 12, 1951) is an American radio talk show host, political commentator, an opinion leader of American conservatives part...

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Eero Saarinen (1910 - 1961)

Hän loi näyttävän uran arkkitehtina ja huonekalusuunnittelijana. Hvitträskissä syntynyt Eero Saarinen vietti pienestä pitäen paljon aikaa is&...

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Samuel Moore "Sam" Walton (1918 - 1992)

Founder of two American retailers, Wal-Mart and Sam's Club. Early Days Sam Walton was born on March 29, 1918, in Kingfisher, Oklahoma, the first of two children to Thomas Gibson Walton, a banker,...

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Giorgio Armani MP

Giorgio Armani is an Italian fashion designer, particularly noted for his menswear. He is known today for his clean, tailored lines. He formed his company, Armani, in 1975, and by 2001 was acclaimed ...

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Madeleine Albright, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and Secretary of State MP

Madeleine Korbelová Albright (born May 15, 1937) is the first woman to become a United States Secretary of State. She was appointed by U.S. President Bill Clinton on December 5, 1996, and was ...

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Henry M. Jackson, U.S. Senator (1912 - 1983)

Henry Martin "Scoop" Jackson (May 31, 1912 – September 1, 1983) was a U.S. Congressman and Senator from the state of Washington from 1941 until his death. Jackson was an unsuccessful candidate...

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Martin Luther King, Jr. MP (1929 - 1968)

I HAVE A DREAM .... He was an American clergyman, activist, and prominent leader in the African American civil rights movement. He is best known for being an iconic figure in the advancement of civil...

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Aung San Suu Kyi Aris, Nobel Laureate MP

Aung San Suu Kyi MP AC (Burmese: ; MLCTS: aung hcan: cu. krany, IPA: [ʔàʊɴ sʰáɴ sṵ tɕì]; born 19 June 1945) is a Burmese opposition...

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David Ben-Gurion First Prime Minister of Israel MP (1886 - 1973)

David Ben-Gurion David Ben-Gurion (Hebrew: דָּוִד בֶּן-גּוּרִיּו�...

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Golda Meir 4th Prime Minister of Israel MP (1898 - 1978)

" I have seen my five grandchildren grow up as Jews, in a country that is their own. Let no one have any doubts about this. Our children and our children's children will never settle for anything less....

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Moshe Dayan MP (1915 - 1981)

Moshe Dayan, משה דיין‎, was an Israeli military leader and politician. The fourth Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces (1953–1958),...

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Henry A. Wallace, 33rd Vice President of the USA MP (1888 - 1965)

Henry Agard Wallace (October 7, 1888 – November 18, 1965) was the 33rd Vice President of the United States (1941–1945), the Secretary of Agriculture (1933–1940), and the Secretar...

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Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim MP (1867 - 1951)

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Milton Friedman, Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, 1976 MP (1912 - 2006)

American economist, statistician, and economic advisor to President Ronald Reagan. Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient and Nobel laureate.

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Jacob Javits, U.S. Senator MP (1904 - 1986)

Jacob Koppel "Jack" Javits (May 18, 1904 – March 7, 1986) was an American politician who served as United States Senator from New York from 1957 to 1981. A liberal Republican, he was originally ...

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Glenn T. Seaborg, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1951 MP (1912 - 1999)

Glenn Theodore Seaborg (Swedish: Glenn Teodor Sjöberg; April 19, 1912 – February 25, 1999) was an American nuclear chemist who won the 1951 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for "discoveries in th...

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Edward Hopper MP (1882 - 1967)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Edward Hopper (July 22, 1882 – May 15, 1967) was a prominent American realist painter and printmaker. While most popularly known for his oil paintings, he ...

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Willard Frank Libby, Nobel Prize in Chemistry. 1960 MP (1908 - 1980)

Willard Frank Libby (December 17, 1908 – September 8, 1980) was an American physical chemist noted for his role in the 1949 development of radiocarbon dating, a process which revolutionized arch...

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