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Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. MP

. Robert Francis Kennedy, Jr., (born January 17, 1954) is an American radio host, activist, and attorney specializing in environmental law. He is the son of Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy, Sr., the f...

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Michael LeMoyne Kennedy, Sr. MP (1958 - 1997)

Died in a skiing accident in December 1997.

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Amory "Amo" Houghton MP

Amory "Amo" Houghton Jr. (born August 7, 1926) is a politician from the state of New York, a retired member of the House of Representatives, and member of one of upstate New York's most prominent fam...

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Tommy Hitchcock, Jr. (1900 - 1944)

. Thomas Hitchcock, Jr. (February 11, 1900 - April 19, 1944) was an American polo player who was killed in an air crash during World War II. He was inducted into the Museum of Polo and Hall of Fame...

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Huntington Hartford (1911 - 2008)

George Huntington Hartford II (April 18, 1911 – May 19, 2008) was an heir to the A&P supermarket fortune. When he died in 2008, obituaries noted that, Hartford "had once ranked among the world's...

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William Henry Furness III (1866 - 1920)

Profile photo: Furness (second from right), with Hiram M. Hiller, Jr. (left), Lewis Etzel (seated), and Alfred C. Harrison, Jr. (right), photographed in Singapore, 1898. William Henry Furness III (...

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Horace Howard Furness (1833 - 1912)

Horace Howard Furness (November 2, 1833 – August 13, 1912) was the most important American Shakespearean scholar of the 19th century.

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Rev. William Henry Furness (1802 - 1896)

Rev. William Henry Furness (1802–1896) was an American clergyman, theologian, reformer and abolitionist. Biography Furness was born in 1802. He went on to graduate of the Theological Depar...

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Grenville T. Emmet (1877 - 1937)

Grenville T. Emmet (August 2, 1877–September 26, 1937), was an American attorney and diplomat. He practiced law with Franklin D. Roosevelt and served as United States Ambassador to the Netherl...

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John Jacob Astor, IV MP (1864 - 1912)

John Jacob Astor IV (July 13, 1864 – April 15, 1912) was an American millionaire businessman, real estate builder, inventor, writer, a member of the prominent Astor family and a lieutenant col...

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Norman Armour, Sr. (1887 - 1982)

Norman Armour (October 14, 1887– September 27, 1982) was a career United States diplomat who The New York Times once called "the perfect diplomat". In his long career spanning both World Wars,...

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Tom Lehrer MP

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thomas Andrew Lehrer (born April 9, 1928) is an American singer-songwriter, satirist, pianist, and mathematician. He has lectured on mathematics and musical thea...

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A.B.C. Whipple (1918 - 2013)

Addison Beecher Colvin ("Cal") Whipple (July 15, 1918 – March 17, 2013) was an American journalist, editor, historian and author. He was born in Glens Falls, N.Y., on July 15, 1918, and spent ...

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Gerald Warner Brace (1901 - 1978)

Gerald Warner Brace (September 24, 1901 – July 20, 1978) was an American novelist, writer, educator, sailor and boat builder. His work frequently employed settings from rural life in New Engla...

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Bill White MP

) William Howard "Bill" White (born June 16, 1954) is an American lawyer and politician. He is a former mayor of Houston. He was an unsuccessful candidate in the 2010 Texas gubernatorial election, lo...

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Randolph Hearst (twin) (1915 - 2000)

Randolph Apperson Hearst was the fourth and last surviving son of William Randolph Hearst. His twin brother, David, died in 1986. He was the father of Patty Hearst. After his graduation from Harvar...

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Paul Langdon Ward (1911 - 2005)

Paul Langdon Ward (1911–2005) was an American academic, the fifth president of Sarah Lawrence College from 1960 to 1965. Life Ward was born in 1911 in Diyarbakir in what was then the Ottom...

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Bishop John Williams (1817 - 1899)

) John Williams (August 30, 1817 – 1899) was the eleventh Presiding Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Early life Williams was born at Deerfield, Ma...

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Hon. Gardiner Greene Hubbard (1822 - 1897)

The following information comes from Wikipedia Gardiner Greene Hubbard (August 25, 1822 – December 11, 1897) was a U.S. lawyer, financier, and philanthropist. He was one of the founders of the...

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Dr. Nathaniel Thayer (1769 - 1840)

Nathaniel Thayer was born in Hampton. N.H. ,to Ebenezer Thayer Sr and Martha Olive Cotton. 1789 graduated from Harvard University Oct. 9, 1793 he was ordained junior pastor of the Congregational Me...

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Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. MP (1915 - 1944)

. President of Cadets Club President of Holy Name Society on the base Jacksonville Naval Station, North Florida Post humous Awards: Naval Cross Father established the Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. F...

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Truman Abbe MP (1873 - 1955)

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

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Derek Curtis Bok MP

Derek Curtis Bok (born March 22, 1930) is an American lawyer and educator and the former president of Harvard University. He is the son of the prominent Pennsylvania jurist Curtis Bok and Margaret Pl...

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Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, Rosh Yeshivah Har Etzion MP (1933 - 2015)

Aharon Lichtenstein (born May 24, 1933) is a noted Orthodox rabbi and rosh yeshiva. Contents [show] Biography[edit] Rabbi Lichtenstein was born in Paris, France, but grew up in the United States, s...

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Sumner Redstone MP

Sumner Murray Redstone (born Sumner Murray Rothstein; May 27, 1923) is an American businessman and media magnate. He is the majority owner and Chairman of the Board of the National Amusements theater...

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Martin Stuart "Marty" Feldstein MP

Martin Stuart "Marty" Feldstein (born November 25, 1939) is an American economist. He is currently the George F. Baker Professor of Economics at Harvard University, and the president emeritus of the Na...

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Leon Sol Wieseltier MP

New York, New York, United States

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

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Frederick A. Sawyer, U.S. Senator (1822 - 1891)

Frederick Adolphus Sawyer (December 12, 1822 – July 31, 1891) was a United States Senator from South Carolina. Born in Bolton, Massachusetts, he attended the public schools, graduated from Har...

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David Eli Lilienthal MP (1899 - 1981)

David Eli Lilienthal (July 8, 1899 – January 15, 1981) was an American attorney and public administrator, best known for leading the Tennessee Valley Authority and later the Atomic Energy Comm...

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Rev. Benjamin Webb (1695 - 1746)

~1715 Benjamin Webb graduated from Harvard. ~1720 He was ordained at Eastham, Cape Cod, MA ~1720 He married Mehitable Williams  Tombstone inscription: Here Lies Buried the Body of Re...

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Scott Harrford Stossel MP

Scott Hanford Stossel (born August 7, 1969)[2] is an American journalist and editor. He is the editor of The Atlantic magazine, and previously served as executive editor of The American Prospect maga...

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Stanley Milgram MP (1933 - 1984)

Stanley Milgram (August 15, 1933 – December 20, 1984) was an American social psychologist, best known for his controversial experiment on obedience conducted in the 1960s during his professors...

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Oscar Handlin MP (1915 - 2011)

Oscar Handlin (September 29, 1915 in Brooklyn, New York – September 20, 2011 in Cambridge, Massachusetts) was an American historian. As a professor of history at Harvard University for over 50...

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Bora Laskin MP (1912 - 1984)

From wikitree.com: Biography Bora Laskin, PC, CC, FRSC was a Canadian jurist, who served on the Supreme Court of Canada for fourteen years, including a decade as the fourteenth Chief Justice of Can...

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Sheryl Sandberg MP

Sheryl Kara Sandberg (/ˈsændbərɡ/; born August 28, 1969)[3] is an American technology executive, activist, and author. As of August 2013, she is the chief operating office...

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Robert Rubin, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury MP

Robert Edward Rubin (born August 29, 1938) is an American economist and banking executive. He served as the 70th United States Secretary of the Treasury during the Clinton administration. Before his ...

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Jack Lew, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury MP

Jacob Joseph "Jack" Lew (born August 29, 1955) is an American government administrator and attorney who is the 76th and current United States Secretary of the Treasury, serving since 2013. He served ...

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Steve Ballmer MP

Steven Anthony "Steve" Ballmer (born March 24, 1956)[4] is an American businessman who was the CEO of Microsoft from January 2000 to February 2014.[4] As of 2013, his personal wealth is estimated at ...

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Rep. Barney Frank MP

Barnett "Barney" Frank (born March 31, 1940) is an American politician who served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts from 1981 to 2013. A member of the Democratic Par...

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George Bunker, of Charlestown MP (c.1600 - c.1664)

This George Bunker is not to be confused with the George Bunker of Topsfield, who married Jane Godfrey and whose children lived at Nantucket. George Bunker settled at Charlestown, MA, prior to 10 Jan...

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Lawrence Edmund Spivak MP (1900 - 1994)

Lawrence Edmund Spivak (June 11, 1900 – March 9, 1994) was an American publisher and journalist who was best known as the co-founder, producer and host of the prestigious public affairs progra...

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Paul Samuelson, Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences, 1970 MP (1915 - 2009)

Paul Anthony Samuelson (May 15, 1915 – December 13, 2009) was an American economist, and the first American to win the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. The Swedish Royal Academies st...

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Brad Sherman MP

Bradley James "Brad" Sherman (born October 24, 1954) is an American politician. He has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1997. He currently represents Calif...

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Sandy Berger MP

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 ...

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James David Wolfensohn MP

New York, NY, USA

James David Wolfensohn, KBE, AO (born 1 December 1933) is an Australian-American lawyer, investment banker and economist who served as the ninth president of the World Bank Group. Wolfensohn was born...

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Louis Heilprin Pollak MP (1922 - 2012)

Louis Heilprin Pollak (December 7, 1922, New York, New York – May 8, 2012, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) was a district judge on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pe...

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Ayelet Chabon MP

Ayelet Waldman (born December 11, 1964) is a novelist and essayist who was formerly a lawyer. She is noted for her self-revelatory essays, and for her writing (both fiction and non-fiction) about the...

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Harold Elliot Varmus MP

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

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William Kristol MP

William Kristol (born December 23, 1952) is an American neoconservative[1] political analyst and commentator. He is the founder and editor of the political magazine The Weekly Standard and a political ...

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Bruce Wasserstein MP (1947 - 2009)

Bruce Jay Wasserstein (December 25, 1947 – October 14, 2009)[2] was an American investment banker, businessman, and writer. He was a graduate of the McBurney School,[3] University of Michigan,...

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Frank Licht MP (1916 - 1987)

Frank R. Licht (March 13, 1916 – May 30, 1987) was an American politician and the 67th Governor of Rhode Island from 1969 to 1973, serving as the first Jewish Governor in Rhode Island state hist...

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Senator Russell Dana Feingold MP

Russell Dana "Russ" Feingold (/ˈfaɪn.ɡoʊld/; born March 2, 1953) is a lawyer and politician from the U.S. state of Wisconsin. He served as a Democratic party member of the...

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Bernard Sachs MP (1858 - 1944)

Bernard Sachs (January 2, 1858 – February 8, 1944) was a Jewish-American neurologist. Contents [show] Early life and education[edit] After graduating with a B.A. from Harvard in 1878, Sachs ...

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Jack Levine MP (1915 - 2010)

Jack Levine (January 3, 1915 – November 8, 2010) was an American Social Realist painter and printmaker best known for his satires on modern life, political corruption, and biblical narratives....

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Allen Richard Grossman MP (1932 - 2014)

Allen Grossman, at 82; award-winning poet was longtime Brandeis professor Dr. Grossman taught for 15 years at Johns Hopkins and 30 years at Brandeis University. By Bryan MarquardGLOBE STAFF JULY ...

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Mark Halperin MP

Mark Evan Halperin (born January 11, 1965) [1] is the senior political analyst for Time magazine, Time.com, and MSNBC and serves as a board member on the New Hampshire Institute of Politics at Saint An...

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Bruce Sundlun MP (1920 - 2011)

Bruce Sundlun (born Bruce George Sundlun;[1] January 19, 1920 – July 21, 2011) was an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as 71st Governor of Rhode Island from 19...

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Loren Galler Rabinowitz MP

Loren Galler-Rabinowitz (born January 19, 1986, in Boston, MA) is an American ice dancer and pageant titleholder. She is the 2004 U.S. ice dancing bronze medalist with David Mitchell. Galler-Rabinowi...

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Bruce Ratner MP

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

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Elliott E. Abrams MP

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

Elliott Abrams (born January 24, 1948) is an American diplomat, lawyer and political scientist who served in foreign policy positions for both U.S. Presidents, Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush. Links...

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Gilbert Vivian Seldes MP (1893 - 1970)

Gilbert Vivian Seldes (January 3, 1893 – September 29, 1970) was an American writer and cultural critic. He was editor and drama critic of The Dial. He also hosted the NBC television program T...

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Jesse Isidor Straus MP (1872 - 1936)

Jesse Isidor Straus (June 25, 1872 – October 4, 1936) served as the American ambassador to France from 1933 to 1936. He was the eldest son of Isidor Straus (1845–1912), who died in the ...

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Herb Kohl MP

United States

Herbert H. "Herb" Kohl (born February 7, 1935) is an American businessman and politician. He is a former United States Senator from Wisconsin and a member of the Democratic Party. He is also a philan...

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Ben Mezrich MP

Ben Mezrich (born February 7, 1969) is an American author from Princeton, New Jersey. Contents [show] Personal life[edit] Mezrich was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Molli Newman, a lawye...

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Abram Leon Sachar, HIstorian MP (1899 - 1993)

Abram L. Sachar Abram Leon Sachar (February 15, 1899 – July 24, 1993) was an American historian and founding president of Brandeis University. Contents [hide] 1 Early life and education 2 ...

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Henry Wollman Bloch MP

Henry Wollman Bloch (born July 30, 1922)[1] is an American businessman and philanthropist. He is the co-founder and (since 2000)[1] the chairman emeritus of the American tax-preparation company H&R B...

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Sam Dash, Watergate counsel MP (1925 - 2004)

Samuel Dash, Chief Counsel for Senate Watergate Committee, Dies at 79 By WARREN E. LEARY Published: May 30, 2004 Samuel Dash, a champion of legal ethics who became nationally known during the Waterga...

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Samuel H. Adler MP

Perrysburg, Ohio, United States

Samuel Hans Adler (born March 4, 1928) is an American composer and conductor. Contents [show] Biography[edit] Adler was born to a Jewish family in Mannheim, Germany, the son of Hugo Chaim Adler, a ...

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Michael Kinsley MP

Michael Kinsley (born March 9, 1951) is an American political journalist, commentator, television host, and pundit. Primarily active in print media as both a writer and editor, he also became known t...

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Samuel "Sandy" Harvey Lindenbaum MP

Samuel H. Lindenbaum, ‘Dean’ of New York Zoning Lawyers, Dies at 77 John Sotomayor/The New York Times Samuel H. Lindenbaum cultivated a scholar's knowledge of the Zoning Resolution,...

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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...

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Josiah Quincy, Jr. (1802 - 1882)

Josiah Quincy IV, was an author and also mayor of Boston. Josiah Phillips Quincy, who had his name legally changed to differentiate himself from his predecessors, was a well-known author. -----------...

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George von Lengerke Meyer (1858 - 1918)

George von Lengerke Meyer (June 24, 1858 – March 9, 1918) was a Massachusetts businessman and politician who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives, as United States ambassador...

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Lt. George von Lengerke Meyer III (1916 - 1942)

George von Lengerke Meyer III enlisted in the United States Navy on 5 July 1940 and was promoted to Lt.(jg). He was assigned to the USS Barton (DD-599) which was commissioned on 29 May 1942. On 13 No...

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Charles A. Meyer (1918 - 1996)

Appleton Meyer (June 27, 1918 – August 15, 1996) was a United States executive who served as Assistant Secretary of State for Inter-American Affairs from 1969 to 1973. Biography Charles Me...

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Leverett Saltonstall (1825 - 1895)

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Henry Loomis (1919 - 2008)

Henry Loomis (April 19, 1919 – November 2, 2008) was appointed director of the Voice of America in 1958 by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, resigning from the post in 1965 after policy conflict...

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Alfred Lee Loomis (1887 - 1975)

Alfred Lee Loomis (November 4, 1887 – August 11, 1975) was an American attorney, investment banker, philanthropist, scientist/physicist, pioneer in military radar usages, inventor of the LORAN...

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John Jacob Rogers (1881 - 1925)

John Jacob Rogers (August 18, 1881 – March 28, 1925) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts. Rogers was born in Lowell, Massachusetts and graduated f...

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Frank Lauren Hitchcock (1875 - 1957)

Frank Lauren Hitchcock (1875–1957) was an American mathematician and physicist known for his formulation of the transportation problem in 1941. Academic life Frank did his preparatory stud...

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Julian Hatton (1956 - d.)

Julian Burroughs Hatton III is an American landscape abstract artist from New York City whose paintings have appeared in galleries in the United States and France. The New York Times described his pa...

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Charles L. Flint (1824 - 1889)

Charles Louis Flint (May 8, 1824 – February 26, 1889) was a lawyer, co-founder and first Secretary of the Massachusetts Board of Agriculture, a lecturer in cattle and dairy farming, the first ...

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Warren Fales Draper (1883 - 1970)

Warren Fales Draper (August 9, 1883 – March 19, 1970) was Assistant Surgeon General and later Deputy Surgeon General of the United States Public Health Service. After graduating from Harvard M...

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Harold van Buren Cleveland (1916 - 1993)

Harold van Buren Cleveland, an international economist and author. Cleveland had a career in foreign affairs, notably with the Department of State, before leaving the Government. He retired in 1985 a...

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Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr. (1870 - 1957)

. Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr. (July 24, 1870 – December 25, 1957) was an American landscape architect best known for his wildlife conservation efforts. He had a lifetime commitment to national ...

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Leonard Woods (1807 - 1878)

) Leonard Woods (November 24, 1807 – December 24, 1878) was the fourth president of Bowdoin College. Life and career Born in Newbury, Massachusetts, Woods attended Phillips Andover Academy...

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Major General Elwell S. Otis (1838 - 1909)

Elwell Stephen Otis (March 25, 1838 – October 21, 1909) was a United States of America General who served in the Philippines late in the Spanish-American War and during the Philippine-American...

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William Houston Blount (1922 - 2011)

William Houston Blount of Birmingham was born in Union Springs, Alabama, January 3, 1922, He was educated at Staunton Military Academy, the University of Alabama, and Harvard Business School. He entere...

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Timothy Leary (1920 - 1996)

He was an American writer, psychologist, futurist, and advocate of psychedelic drug research. An icon of 1960s counterculture, Leary is most famous as a proponent of the therapeutic, spiritual and emot...

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Barbara Franklin, U.S. Secretary of Commerce (1940 - d.)

Barbara Hackman Franklin (born March 19, 1940) is President and Chief Executive Officer of Barbara Franklin Enterprises, a private international consulting firm headquartered in Washington, D.C. She ...

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Dr. Carter Godwin Woodson "Father of African-American History" (1875 - 1950)

Earned a Ph.D. in History from Harvard University in 1912. He was the second African-American to earn a Ph.D. from Harvard. Both of his parents were ex-slaves. Image of WW I Draft Registration Card...

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William Henry Hastie (1904 - 1976)

William Henry Hastie, Jr. (November 17, 1904 – April 14, 1976) was an American, lawyer, judge, educator, public official, and advocate for the civil rights of African Americans. He was the fir...

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"Doctor" John Marsh (1799 - 1856)

) "Doctor" John Marsh was born in 1799 in South Danvers, Massachusetts and died in Pacheco, California in 1856. He was an early pioneer and settler in California, and although he did not have a medic...

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James M. Collins (1916 - 1989)

James Mitchell Collins, known as Jim Collins (April 29, 1916–July 21, 1989), was a Republican who represented the Third Congressional District of Texas from 1968-1983. The district was based a...

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Willard Van Orman Quine (1908 - 2000)

Willard Van Orman Quine (/kwaɪn/; June 25, 1908 – December 25, 2000) (known to intimates as "Van") was an American philosopher and logician in the analytic tradition. From 1930 until hi...

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Roger Montgomery (1925 - 2003)

Roger Montgomery (1925–2003) was an American architect, and Professor at Washington University in St. Louis. Early life and education Roger Montgomery was born in New York City to parent...

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Asa Gray MP (1810 - 1888)

Asa Gray (November 18, 1810 – January 30, 1888) is considered the most important American botanist of the 19th century. He was instrumental in unifying the taxonomic knowledge of the plant...

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Dr. Ingalls Kittredge (1769 - 1856)

From Municipal History of Essex County in Massachusetts, Volume 2 edited by Benjamin F. Arrington Physicians of Beverly - Among the most noted medical men in early days in Beverly was Dr Ingalls Ki...

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