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Chester James Carville, Jr. (born October 25, 1944) is an American political commentator and media personality who is a prominent figure in the Democratic Party. Carville gained national attention fo...

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Mary Joe Matalin (born August 19, 1953) is an American political consultant well known for her work with the Republican Party. She has served under President Ronald Reagan, was campaign director for ...

8/15/2013 8/15/2013

Lillian Florence "Lilly" Hellman (June 20, 1905 – June 30, 1984) was an American author of plays, screenplays, and memoirs and throughout her life, was linked with many left-wing political cau...

12/13/2009 8/7/2013

Dashiell Hammett MP (1894 - 1961)

Samuel Dashiell Hammett (/dəˈʃiːl/; May 27, 1894 – January 10, 1961) was an American author of hard-boiled detective novels and short stories, a screenplay writer, ...

8/5/2013 8/7/2013

William Short (1759 - 1849)

William Short (1759–1849) was Thomas Jefferson's private secretary when he was ambassador in Paris, from 1786 to 1789. Jefferson, later the third President of the United States, referred to Shor...

8/5/2013 8/5/2013

Alexandrine Charlotte "Rosalie" de Rohan-Chabot, the duchesse de La Rochefoucauld, was the lover of U.S. ambassador William Short, the "adoptive son" of Thomas Jefferson. She was a member of the aris...

6/21/2013 8/5/2013

Giuseppe Garibaldi MP (1807 - 1882)

Giuseppe Garibaldi , in English (July 4, 1807 – June 2, 1882) was an Italian military and political figure. In his twenties, he joined the Carbonari Italian patriot revolutionaries, and fled Ita...

1/30/2011 7/28/2012

Anita Garibaldi MP (1821 - 1849)


Ana Maria de Jesus Ribeiro di Garibaldi , best known as Anita Garibaldi, (August 30, 1821 – August 4, 1849) was the Brazilian wife and comrade-in-arms of Italian revolutionary Giuseppe Garibaldi...

1/30/2011 7/28/2012

Anne Morrow Lindbergh MP (1906 - 2001)

Anne Morrow Lindbergh (June 22, 1906, Englewood, New Jersey – February 7, 2001, Passumpsic, Vermont) was a pioneering American aviator, author, and the spouse of fellow aviator Charles Lindbergh...

10/22/2007 1/23/2012

Charles A Lindbergh, II MP (1902 - 1974)

"Slim", "Lucky Lindy", "The Lone Eagle", ""Lucky Lindy""

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. ...

10/22/2007 1/23/2012

Anna Cooke MP (1785 - 1826)

The Beauchamp–Sharp Tragedy (sometimes called the Kentucky Tragedy) was the murder of Kentucky legislator Solomon P. Sharp by Jereboam O. Beauchamp ( /dʒɛrəˈbo...

2/3/2009 1/10/2012

Jereboam O. Beauchamp MP (1802 - 1826)

Jereboam Orville Beauchamp ( /dʒɛrəˈboʊ.əm ˈɔrvɪl ˈbiːtʃəm/; September 6, 1802 – July 7, 1826) was an A...

1/10/2012 1/10/2012

Roy Kelton Orbison, Sr. MP (1936 - 1988)

Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988) was an American singer-songwriter, well known for his distinctive, powerful voice, complex compositions, and dark emotional ballads. Orbiso...

6/7/2011 10/18/2011

Barbara Anne Marie Orbison MP (1951 - 2011)

Barbara Orbison (Wellhoener Jakobs born in Bielefeld, Germany) is an entrepreneur, music producer/publisher and the widow of American Rock and Roll legend, Roy Orbison. On July 21, 1968, a 17-year-ol...

6/7/2011 10/18/2011

Caril Ann Fugate (born July 30, 1943) was the adolescent girlfriend and accomplice of spree killer Charles Starkweather. She is the youngest female in United States history to have been tried for fir...

10/11/2011 10/11/2011

Charles Raymond Starkweather (1938 - 1959)


Charles Raymond Starkweather (November 24, 1938 – June 25, 1959) was an American teenaged spree killer who murdered eleven people in Nebraska and Wyoming during a two-month road trip with his ...

10/11/2011 10/11/2011

The Right Excellent Sir William Alexander Clarke Bustamante GBE (24 February 1884 – 6 August 1977) was a Jamaican politician and labour leader who became the first prime minister of Jamaica. Bus...

1/26/2010 9/2/2011

Lady Bustamante MP (1912 - 2009)

The Honourable Gladys Maud Bustamante O.J., J.P. (1912- 2009) Born Gladys Maud Longbridge to parents Frank Longbridge and Rebecca Blackwood, in Parson Reid, Westmoreland on March 08, 1912. Gladys gre...

8/17/2011 8/17/2011

Nancy Davis Reagan MP

"Anne Francis Luckett Robbins", "Nancy Frances Davis", "Nancy Davis Reagan"



Nancy Davis Reagan (born Anne Frances Robbins on July 6, 1921) is the widow of former United States President Ronald Reagan and served as an influential First Lady of the United States from 1981 to 198...

6/26/2007 2/14/2011

Ronald W. Reagan, 40th President of the USA MP (1911 - 2004)

"Ron", "Ronnie"

40th President of the United States. Historic Speech "Tear Down This (Berlin) Wall". The Ronald Reagan Freedom Award is only given to "those who have made monumental and lasting contributions to th...

6/26/2007 2/14/2011

Anne Boleyn, Queen Consort of England MP 100 (1501 - 1536)

"Nan", "Annie", "AB", "The Happy One"

"Anne Boleyn (/ˈbʊlɪn/, /bəˈlɪn/ or /bʊˈlɪn/); (c. 1501 – 19 May 1536) was Queen of England from 1533 to 1536 as the second wife of...

5/1/2007 2/14/2011

Henry VIII, King of England MP 100 (1491 - 1547)

"King Hal", "King Harry", "Defender of the Faith", "Henry The Eighth", "Henry VIII", "King Henry VIII"

Henry VIII of England Henry VIII was King of England from 21 April 1509 until his death. He was also Lord of Ireland (later King of Ireland) and claimant to the Kingdom of France. Henry was the secon...

2/7/2007 2/14/2011

Emilie du Châtelet (1706 - 1749)

Gabrielle Emilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil, marquise du Chatelet (17 December 1706, Paris – 10 September 1749, Lunéville) was a French mathematician, physicist, and author during the Age o...

2/12/2011 2/14/2011

Voltaire MP (1694 - 1778)


Voltaire François-Marie Arouet (French pronunciation: [fʁɑ̃swa maʁi aʁuˈwe]; 21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), better known by the pen name Volt...

5/14/2010 2/14/2011

María Eva Duarte Ibarguren, "Evita" MP (1919 - 1952)

"Eva Perón", "Evita", "Evita Perón"

Evita Peron Foundation Eva Perón Wikipedia María Eva Duarte de Perón, First Lady of Argentina, Philanthropist, Actress, Politician, "Spiritual Leader of the Nation " was the ...

12/17/2007 2/14/2011

Juan Domingo Perón Sosa MP (1893 - 1974)

Juan Domingo Perón (*Lobos, Argentina, 8 de octubre de 1895 – †Olivos, 1 de julio de 1974) fue un político y militar argentino, creador del movimiento peronista. Se destac...

12/17/2007 2/14/2011

Dame Elizabeth Taylor MP (1932 - 2011)

Considered one of the great actresses of Hollywood's golden years, as well as a larger-than-life celebrity, Elizabeth Taylor has starred in over fifty films, winning two Academy Awards. As much as her ...

11/3/2008 2/14/2011

Richard Burton, CBE MP (1925 - 1984)

Richard Burton, CBE (10 November 1925 – 5 August 1984) was a Welsh actor. He was nominated seven times for an Academy Award, six of which were for Best Actor in a Leading Role (without ever winn...

3/21/2009 2/14/2011

Helen Joy Davidman MP (1915 - 1960)

Helen Joy Davidman was born into a family of Polish and Ukrainian Jewish immigrants in 1915, began reading before she was 3. At 8, she read H.G. Wells' "Outline of History" and pronounced herself an at...

11/15/2010 2/14/2011

C.S. Lewis MP (1898 - 1963)


Ancestry of C. S. Lewis Clive Staples Lewis commonly referred to as C. S. Lewis was born (29 November 1898 – 22 November 1963), and known to his friends and family as "Jack", w...

2/7/2010 2/14/2011

Simone de Beauvoir MP (1908 - 1986)

Simone de Beauvoir is now best known for her metaphysical novels, including She Came to Stay and The Mandarins, and for her 1949 treatise "The Second Sex" , a detailed analysis of women's oppression an...

4/20/2009 2/12/2011

Jean-Paul Sartre MP (1905 - 1980)

Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre (21 June 1905 – 15 April 1980), was one of the leading figures in 20th century French philosophy. He was commonly known simply as Jean-Paul Sartre was a French ex...

1/23/2009 2/12/2011

Regarding John Smith and Pocahontas' marriage: This is only a rumor, but someone has done "genealogy" for this "couple." There is truth to John Smith's existence and that he did encounter Pocahontas....

7/31/2007 2/12/2011

Pocahontas MP (1595 - 1617)

"Pocahontas", "Pocohantas", "Powhattan", "Princess Matoaka", "/ Matoika / Wrolfe / Lady Rebecca Rolfe / Matoaka Pohatan / Lady Rebecca / Amonute / Rebecca (Christian Name) / born as Matoaka", "Rebecca Rolfe", "powhaten", "Matoaka", "Lady Rebecca Rolfe", "Rebecca"

A note about names and titles from : Although Pocahontas was not a princess in the context of Powhatan culture, the Virginia Company nevertheless presented her as a princess to the English public. ...

2/23/2007 2/12/2011

Grand Rabbi Sar Sholom Rokeach, 1st Belzer Rebbe - הרב שר שלום רוקח,האדמו"&...

7/22/2007 2/11/2011

Rebitzen Malka Rokeach MP (1780 - 1852)

"Malka Rokeach", "Malka Rokach"

Malka of Belz Malka born in 1780, was the daughter of Rav Yissochor Dov and Chana Rochel (ne Tisminitzer) Ramraz. Rabbi Y.D. Ramraz was a distinguished rabbi and an Av Beis Din in the city of Sokal...

1/9/2008 2/11/2011

Priscilla Mullins, "Mayflower" Passenger MP (c.1603 - 1687)


Priscilla Mullins (c.1603 – c.1688), Mayflower passenger and noted member of Plymouth's "Pilgrim" colony in Massachusetts, and wife of fellow colonist John Alden (c.1599-1687), was most likely b...

1/18/2007 2/11/2011

John Alden, "Mayflower" Passenger MP (c.1597 - 1687)

"John "Mayflower Compact" Alden"

John Alden (c.1597 - 12 September 1687 South Duxbury, Plymouth Colony) John Alden is said to be the first person from the Mayflower to set foot on Plymouth Rock in December of 1620. Lineage Effor...

1/18/2007 2/11/2011

Robert Browning MP (1812 - 1889)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Robert Browning (7 May 1812 – 12 December 1889) was an English poet and playwright whose mastery of dramatic verse, especially dramatic monologues, made h...

6/11/2007 2/11/2011

Elizabeth Barrett Browning MP (1806 - 1861)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Elizabeth Barrett Browning (6 March 1806 – 29 June 1861) was one of the most prominent poets of the Victorian era. Her poetry was widely popular in both En...

6/11/2007 2/11/2011

King Solomon MP (c.-1024 - c.-975)

"Shishak", "Sheshonq", "Solomon", "Shlomo", "Jedidya", "King Solomon", "سليمان", "Sulayman The Wise", "Salaaman", "Salamaan", "نابت"

2 Samuel 12:24-25 Named Solomon by his father, and Jedidya by G-d (via Nathan the Prophet). Wikipedia: Solomon and שלמה Jewish-Encyclopedia - Solomon Islamic view of S...

2/20/2007 2/10/2011

Queen of Sheba MP (-1000 - d.)

"Makeda", "Bilqis", "Nicaula", "Malikat Saba'a ملكة سبأ‎", "מלכת שבא‎ Malkat Sheva", ""Bilqis" Makeda"

1 Kings 10:1-13 Song of Songs Chapter 1 שִׁיר הַשִּׁירִים Wikipedia Queen of ...

8/20/2008 2/10/2011

Elizabeth of York MP (1466 - 1503)

a short summary from Wikipedia ; Elizabeth of York Queen consort of England Tenure: 18 January 1486 – 11 February 1503 Coronation: 25 November 1487 Spouse: Henry VII of England ...

2/6/2007 2/10/2011

Henry VII of England MP (1457 - 1509)

"Harri Tudur"

"Henry VII (Welsh: Harri Tudur; 28 January 1457 – 21 April 1509) was King of England and Lord of Ireland from his seizing the crown on 22 August 1485 until his death on 21 April 1509, as the fir...

2/6/2007 2/10/2011

Carole Lombard MP 100 (1908 - 1942)

Blond and vivacious Carole Lombard was plucked off the streets of Hollywood as a teenager and put in her first movie. She was sassy as well as beautiful and comedy became her forte. In the 1930s she he...

8/25/2008 2/10/2011

Clark Gable MP 100 (1901 - 1960)

'The former blue-collar worker from Ohio with the prominently jutting ears became the 'King of Hollywood,' a title based on his being the leading male box office attraction throughout the 1930s. The da...

8/25/2008 2/10/2011

Eve MP (-3760 - -2774)

"Eva", "Chava", "Hawa", "Mother of all Living", "Khawa", "Lady of Life", "Eve", "חוה", "حواء", "First Woman", "Tefnut", "Nin - Ti"

Genesis 2:18-25: Created from Adam's side. Genesis 3:20: Eve named, "mother of all living". Wikipedia: Eve Adam and Eve Ádám és Éva אדם ...

1/17/2007 2/10/2011

Adam of Eden MP 100 (-3760 - -2830)

"Red Man of Eden", "Hazrat Adam", "Adão", "Esimene Inimene", "Atum"

Genesis 1:26-31 Genesis 2:7-25 Wikipedia: Adam & אדם וחוה Generations of Adam The name "Adam" originated from the Hebrew word, pronounce...

1/17/2007 2/10/2011

Spencer Tracy MP (1900 - 1967)

"Spence", "Pops"

American film star Spencer Tracy was one of Hollywood's greatest male leads and the first actor to receive two consecutive Academy Awards for best actor. Tracy appeared in 74 films from 1930 to 1967. I...

9/23/2008 2/9/2011

Katharine Hepburn MP (1907 - 2003)

"Kath", "Kate", "The First Lady of Cinema"

Four time Academy Award winning actress Katharine Hepburn maintained a successful acting career for over 70 years. Her notable performances in The African Queen and On Golden Pond, as well as countless...

6/18/2007 2/9/2011

Shah Jehan Emperor of India (1592 - 1666)

"Shahanshah Al-Sultan al-'Azam wal Khaqan al-Mukarram", "Malik-ul-Sultanat", "Ala Hazrat Abu'l-Muzaffar Shahab ud-din Muhammad Shah Jahan I", "Sahib-i-Qiran-i-Sani", "Padshah Ghazi Zillu'llah", "Firdaus-Ashiyani", "Shahanshah—E—Sultanant Ul Hindiya Wal Mughaliya"

Shahab-ud-din Muhammad Khurram Shah Jahan I (also spelled Shah Jehan, Shahjehan, Urdu: شاه ‌جہاں, Persian: شاه ج...

11/16/2008 2/9/2011

Mumtaz Mahal (1593 - 1631)

Mumtaz Mahal - Taj Mahal In 1607 AD (1016 AH), Prince Khurram, also known as Shah Jahan, was betrothed to Arjumand Banu Begum who was just 14 years old at the time. She would become the unquestioned ...

9/1/2010 2/9/2011

Albert, Prince Consort MP (1819 - 1861)

"Albert Wettin", "Bertie"

"Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (Francis Albert Augustus Charles Emmanuel; later The Prince Consort; 26 August 1819 – 14 December 1861) was the husband of Queen Victoria of the United Ki...

4/20/2007 2/9/2011

Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom MP 100 (1819 - 1901)

""the grandmother of Europe""

Victoria Alexandrina Princess of Hanover. HM Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom on 20 June 1837. Crowned Queen of the United Kingdom on 28 June 1838 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, Eng...

4/20/2007 2/9/2011

Lauren Bacall MP (1924 - 2014)

""Baby"", "לורן Lauren"

Lauren Bacall was born Betty Joan Perske on September 16, 1924, in The Bronx, New York City. She was an American film and stage actress and model, known for her distinctive husky voice and sultry looks...

6/24/2007 2/9/2011

Humphrey Bogart MP (1899 - 1957)


Humphrey DeForest Bogart was American actor who became a preeminent motion picture “tough guy” and was a top box office attraction during the 1940s and '50s. In his performances he projec...

1/26/2007 2/9/2011

Henry II "Curtmantle", king of England MP 100 (1133 - 1189)

"Henry", "Curtmantle", "Fitz-Empress", "Henry Planagenet", "Henry FitzEmpress or Henry Plantagenet", "Henry Pl...", "King Henry the second plantagenet King of England", "Henry Plantagener", "Henry Curtmantle", "Henry FitzEmpress", "Henry II", "King of England"

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia Pipe Rolls of Norfolk, during the reign of King Henry II, The Builder of Churches, 1154 - 1189. Read more: King of England reign 1154–1189 wi...

1/29/2007 2/9/2011

Eleanor of Aquitaine, Queen of France and England MP (1122 - 1204)

"Princess Eleonor of Aquitaine", "Queen Consort of England and France", "Aliénor d’Aquitaine", "Éléonore de Guyenne", "Countesse of Poitiers et Duchesse of Aquitaine", "Eleanor of Aquitaine", "Elbeonore Of /Aquitaine/", "Eleanora", "Que...", "Duchess of Aquitaine", "Queen ..."

Eleanor of Aquitaine (Aliénor d'Aquitaine in French), Duchess of Aquitaine and Gascony and Countess of Poitou (1122[1] – April 1, 1204) was one of the wealthiest and most powerful women i...

1/29/2007 2/9/2011

Actress, director, producer, philanthropist, and an artistic director for Westport Country Playhouse in Westport, Connecticut. Joanne's description of being married Paul: "Being married to the most...

10/14/2008 2/9/2011

Paul Newman MP (1925 - 2008)

 Paul Leonard Newman (January 26, 1925 – September 26, 2008) was an American actor, film director, entrepreneur, humanitarian, professional racing driver, auto racing team owner and auto ...

10/14/2008 2/9/2011

Yoko Ono MP

"小野 洋子", "ヨーコ・オノ"

Yoko Ono is a Japanese American artist and musician originally coming to wider attention through her relationship with The Beatles' John Lennon. An avante-garde artist, her relationship, and subsequent...

4/23/2009 2/9/2011

John Lennon MP (1940 - 1980)

"great uncle john"

John Lennon achieved worldwide fame in the 1960s as a singer, songwriter and guitarist in one of the most successful bands of all time - The Beatles . He is credited as being the original and founding ...

4/23/2009 2/9/2011

Joséphine de Beauharnais, 1st Empress of the French MP (1763 - 1814)

"Joséphine de Beauharnais", "Josèphe Rose", "Жозефина де ла Пажери"

Full name: Marie Josèphe Rose Tascher de la Pagerie Joséphine de Beauharnais Joséphine de Beauharnais (Les Trois-Ilets, Martinique, 23 June 1763 – Rueil-Malmaison, 2...

3/20/2007 2/9/2011

Napoléon I, emperor of the French MP (1769 - 1821)

"'le Grand'", "император Наполеон I Бонапарт", "Napoleon I of France", "Napoléon Bonaparte", "Emperor Napoleon I", "Napoleone di Buonaparte"

Napoléon Bonaparte (15 August 1769 – 5 May 1821), was a military and political leader of France and Emperor of the French as Napoleon I, whose actions shaped European politics in the earl...

3/20/2007 2/9/2011

Genesis 29:5-30 Genesis 35:16-20 Dies in childbirth of Benjamin. Other: Wikipedia: Rachel and רחל Rachel This great love story describes the foundation of the twelv...

2/26/2007 2/9/2011

Patriarch Jacob / יעקב אבינו MP (c.-1892 - -1744)

"Ya'quob", "Yaakov", "Yakob", "Israel"

Genesis 25:20-28 Wikipedia: Jacob & יעקב . In Islam: Islamic view of Jacob & Nabi Yakub . He was born when his father was fifty-nine and Abraham one hundred and fift...

2/26/2007 2/9/2011

Bathsheba . MP (c.-1023 - -912)


2 Samuel 11:1 - 2 Samuel 12:25 Bat-Sheba's seduction. 1 Chronicles 3:5 - as Bath-shua. Wikipedia: Bathsheba & בת-שבע . Jewish Encyclopedia: Bathsheba

2/26/2007 2/9/2011

David King of Israel MP 100 (c.-1042 - c.-971)

"King David"

King David (דוד, داوُود‎ ) c. 1040–970 BCE, his reign over Judah c. 1010–970 BCE. David is an important figure to mem...

2/20/2007 2/9/2011

He was a prominent Mexican painter born in Guanajuato, Gto, an active communist, and husband of Frida Kahlo (1929–1939 and 1940–1954). His large wall works in fresco helped establish the ...

4/17/2010 2/9/2011

Frida Kahlo MP (1907 - 1954)

"Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón"

Frida Kahlo de Rivera, born Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, was a Mexican painter born in Coyoacán. Perhaps best known for her self-portraits, Kahlo's work is remembered for its...

4/17/2010 2/9/2011

Amentotep IV AkenAton, Pharaoh of Egypt MP (c.-1390 - -1336)

"Akenaton Pharaoh of Egypt", "Echnaton", "Akhenaton", "Ikhnaton", "Khuenaten"

Akhenaten Amenhotep IV Amenophis IV, Naphu( )rureya, Ikhnaton[1] Pharaoh of Egypt Reign 1353 BC – 1336 BC[2] or 1351– 1334 BC[3], 18th Dynasty Predecessor Amenhotep III Succ...

7/7/2007 2/9/2011

Nefertiti, queen of Egypt MP 100 (c.-1370 - c.-1330)

"(pronounced at the time something like *nafratiːta)"

Nefertiti Wikipedia Egypt's Eighteenth Dynasty Family Tree This article is about the Ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti. For the Miles Davis album, see Nefertiti (album). Nefertiti (pronounced at...

12/11/2007 2/9/2011

Pierre Curie (15 May 1859 – 19 April 1906) was a French physicist, a pioneer in crystallography, magnetism, piezoelectricity and radioactivity, and Nobel laureate. In 1903 he received the No...

12/25/2007 2/9/2011

Abigail Adams (née Smith) (November 11, 1744 – October 28, 1818) was the wife of John Adams, the second President of the United States, and mother of John Quincy Adams, the sixth, and i...

3/5/2007 2/9/2011

John Adams, 2nd President of the USA, Signer of the Declaration of Independence MP (1735 - 1825)

"President John Adams", "2nd US President"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS. (SIGNER OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE ) DAR Ancestor # A000585 John Adams , 2nd President of the USA, met Abigail Smith and by 1762 they w...

3/5/2007 2/9/2011

Clyde Chestnut Barrow MP (1909 - 1934)


Bonnie Parker (October 1, 1910 – May 23, 1934) and Clyde Barrow (March 24, 1909 – May 23, 1934) were well-known outlaws, robbers and criminals who traveled the Central United States with ...

8/27/2008 2/9/2011

Bonnie Elizabeth Barrow MP (1910 - 1934)

Bonnie Parker (October 1, 1910 – May 23, 1934) and Clyde Barrow (March 24, 1909 – May 23, 1934) were well-known outlaws, robbers and criminals who traveled the Central United States with ...

8/27/2008 2/9/2011

Gaius Julius Caesar, Roman Dictator MP 100 (-100 - -44)

"Divus Julius", "Imperator", "Patris Patriae", "Julius Caesar"

Ides of March Assassination of Julius Caesar Gaius Julius Caesar ( July 100 BC – 15 March 44 BC ) Wikipedia Gaius Julius Caesar , one of the most influential political and ...

6/19/2007 2/9/2011

Frank Butler (1852 - 1926)

Frank E. Butler (February 25, 1852 – November 21, 1926) was a marksman in Wild West variety shows. He was married to sharpshooter Annie Oakley. Butler was born in county Longford, Irela...

5/9/2008 2/9/2011

Annie Oakley MP (1860 - 1926)

"Little Sure Shot", "Little Missie", "America's Sweetheart"

Sharpshooter. She was born Phoebe Mosey in Darke County, Ohio. She never attended a regular school and was introduced and taught to shoot by her father in the woods around the farm where she lived. D...

5/9/2008 2/9/2011

Justinian I, Eastern Roman Emperor MP (483 - 565)

"Flavius Petrus Sabbatius Iustinianus", "Ioustinianos", "Justinian I"

His full name was Flavius Petrus Sabbatius Iustinianus . He was Emperor of the Eastern Roman Empire (527). In 518, he became administrator for his uncle, Emperor Ioustinos (Justin) I, who shortly after...

6/18/2008 2/9/2011

Theodora Eastern Roman Empress MP (c.485 - 548)

"Theodora of Byzantium", "of Constantinople"

Theodora (Greek: Θεοδώρα) (c. 500 - June 28 548), was empress of the Byzantine Empire and the wife of Emperor Justinian I. Like her husband, she is a sa...

5/19/2008 2/9/2011

Geoffrey Chaucer MP (c.1343 - c.1399)

"Geoffrey /Chaucer/"

also some good info, stories and facts in here... Dictionary of National Biography, Volumes 1-20, 22 for Geoffrey Chaucer= Pgs 154-167 (his son Thomas is directly after it ) =====================...

5/3/2007 2/9/2011

Margherita Luti, "La Fornarina" (deceased)

"La Fornarina"

Raphael's permanent fixture in his life in Rome was "La Fornarina", Margherita Luti, the daughter of a baker (fornaro) named Francesco Luti from Siena who lived at Via del Governo Vecchio.

12/27/2010 2/9/2011

Raphael (Raffaello) Sanzio, da Urbino MP (1483 - c.1520)


Raphael Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino (April 6 or March 28, 1483 – April 6, 1520), better known simply as Raphael, was an Italian painter and architect of the High Renaissance, celebrated for the...

12/27/2010 2/9/2011

Wallis, Duchess of Windsor MP (1896 - 1986)

"Wallis", "Duchess of Windsor (previously Wallis Simpson; previously Wallis Spencer; born Bessie Wallis Warfield", "Bessie", "Wallis Simpson"

Bessie Wallis Warfield, later Spencer, then Simpson. Wikipedia: Nascimento: ou 1895; nasceu no "Square Cottage at Monterey Inn". an American socialite who married, as her third husband, Prince ...

5/4/2007 2/9/2011

Royal house House of Wettin Titles and styles Royal styles of King Edward VIII of the United Kingdom Reference style: His Majesty Spoken style: Your Majesty Alternative style: Sir 23 Ju...

5/4/2007 2/9/2011

Marcus Antonius "Mark Antony" MP (-83 - -30)

"Marc Anthony", "Mark Anthony", "Marc Antony", "Marcus /Antonius/", "Of Rome", "Marcus Antonius", "Mark Antony"

Marcus Antonius , commonly known in English as Mark Antony (January 14, 83 BC – August 1, 30 BC), was a Roman politician and general. As a military commander and administrator, he was an importa...

4/26/2007 2/8/2011

Cleopatra VII Philopator, Pharoah of Egypt MP 100 (c.-69 - -30)

"Queen of the Nile", "Cleopatra VII"

Wikipedia Cleopatra VII Philopator (in Greek, Κλεοπάτρα Φιλοπάτωρ; Januar...

4/26/2007 2/8/2011

Frédéric Chopin MP (1810 - 1849)

Ballade in G Minor (Horowitz) , Revolution Etude Op.10 No.12 (Encore, Kissin) , Nocturne No. 2 (Op. 9) (Yundi Li) , [ [ Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11],

1/7/2009 2/8/2011

Marie Skłodowska Curie (7 November 1867 – 4 July 1934) was a Polish–French physicist–chemist famous for her pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first person ho...

12/25/2007 2/8/2011