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Stephen Henry Phillips (1823 - 1897)

Stephen Henry Phillips (August 16, 1823 – April 9, 1897) was an American lawyer who served as the Attorney General of Massachusetts and the Kingdom of Hawaii and as the Minister of Foreign Aff...

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Stephen C. Phillips (1801 - 1857)

Stephen Clarendon Phillips (November 4, 1801 – June 26, 1857) was a Representative from Massachusetts. Phillips was born in Salem, Massachusetts, to Stephen and Dorcas (Woodbridge) Phillips,...

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James H. Duncan (1793 - 1869)

James Henry Duncan (December 5, 1793 – February 8, 1869) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts. Born in Haverhill, Massachusetts, he attended Phillips...

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Samuel Luther Dana (1795 - 1868)

Samuel Luther Dana married 2 willard sisters: Dana, Samuel Luther, chemist, was born in Amherst, N.H., July 11, 1795; son of Capt. Luther and Lucy (Giddings) Dana, and brother of James Freeman Dana...

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Henry Winthrop Sargent (1810 - 1882)

Henry Winthrop Sargent (November 26, 1810 – November 11, 1882), American horticulturist and landscape gardener. Biography[edit] Henry Winthrop Sargent was born in Boston, the first child of ...

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Theodore Lyman (1874 - 1954)

Theodore Lyman (November 23, 1874 - October 11, 1954) (pronounced: /ˈlaɪmən/) was a U.S. physicist and spectroscopist, born in Boston. He graduated from Harvard in 1897, from whi...

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Lt. Colonel Theodore Lyman (USA) (1833 - 1897)

Theodore Lyman III (August 23, 1833 - September 9, 1897) was a natural scientist, military staff officer during the American Civil War, and United States Representative from Massachusetts.

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Theodore Lyman (1792 - 1849)

Mayor of Boston Theodore Lyman II (September 20, 1792 – July 18, 1849) was an American philanthropist, politician, and author, born in Boston, the son of Theodore Lyman and Lydia Pickering W...

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Capt. William Plumer III (USA) (1823 - 1896)

Capt. Plumer was born Nov. 29, 1823; was graduated from Harvard College in 1845, and from there entered Harvard Law School, which was then in charge of Judge Story, and was admitted to the bar in 184...

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William Plumer, Jr. (1789 - 1854)

. William Plumer, Jr. (February 9, 1789 - September 18, 1854) was a U.S. Representative from New Hampshire, son of William Plumer. Born in Epping, Plumer attended Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, N...

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Joseph Green Cogswell (1786 - 1871)

Joseph Green Cogswell (Ipswich, Massachusetts September 27, 1786 – November 26, 1871 Cambridge, Massachusetts) was a librarian, bibliographer and an innovative educator. Education Cogswell...

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Abiel Chandler (1777 - 1851)

Abiel Chandler (1777–1851) was a native of New Hampshire who prospered as a commission merchant in Boston, Massachusetts during the early nineteenth century. He was the seventh of eight childr...

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Ralph Bunche (c.1903 - 1971)

Ralph Johnson Bunche (/bʌntʃ/; August 7, 1903 (disputed) or 1904 – December 9, 1971) was an American political scientist, academic, and diplomat who received the 1950 Nobel Peace...

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W. E. B. Du Bois, Civil Rights Activist (1868 - 1963)

William Edward Burghardt Du Bois was born on February 23, 1868, in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, to Alfred and Mary Silvina (née Burghardt) Du Bois.[2] Mary Silvina Burghardt's family was p...

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Samuel Livermore (1786 - 1833)

Samuel Livermore (c. 1786 – 1833) was an American lawyer and legal writer, known for his works on agency law and conflict of laws. Livermore graduated from Harvard in 1804. He subsequently stu...

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Hon. Leverett Saltonstall. Mayor of Salem (1783 - 1845)

Leverett Saltonstall (June 13, 1783 - May 8, 1845), was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts who also served as Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representati...

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Joseph Stevens Buckminster (1784 - 1812)

Joseph Stevens Buckminster (1784-1812) was an influential Unitarian preacher in Boston, Massachusetts and a leader in bringing the German higher criticism of the Bible to America. Born in Portsmout...

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William Ladd (1778 - 1841)

William Ladd (May 10, 1778 – April 9, 1841) was one of the earliest American anti-war activists, and the first president of the American Peace Society. Ladd was born in Exeter, New Hampshire...

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George Baxter Upham (1768 - 1848)

George Baxter Upham (December 27, 1768 – February 10, 1848) was an American politician and a United States Representative from the U. S. state of New Hampshire. Early life Born in Brookfie...

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George Sullivan (1771 - 1838)

) George Sullivan (August 29, 1771 - April 14, 1838) was a U.S. Representative from New Hampshire, son of John Sullivan and nephew of James Sullivan. Born in Durham, New Hampshire, Sullivan atten...

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Daniel C. Searle (1926 - 2007)

Daniel C. Searle (1926–2007) was an American businessman, heir and philanthropist. Early life Daniel Searle was born in Evanston, Illinois on May 6, 1926. His paternal great-grandfather wa...

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Michael Rockefeller MP (1938 - 1961)

see Michael Clark Rockefeller (born May 18, 1938; presumed to have died November 19, 1961) was the fifth child of New York Governor (later Vice President) Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller, and a fourth-gen...

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John Clarence Cudahy (1887 - 1943)

John Clarence Cudahy (December 10, 1887 – September 6, 1943) was a real estate developer and American ambassador to Poland, Ireland, Belgium and Luxembourg.

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Charles Evans Hughes III (1915 - 1985)

Charles Evans Hughes III (1915 – 1985) was an American architect. Biography Hughes was the grandson of Chief Justice and 1916 Republican presidential nominee Charles Evans Hughes and the s...

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Hastings Keith (1915 - 2005)

Hastings Keith was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. Keith was born in Brockton, Massachusetts on November 22, 1915. He graduated from Brockton High School, Deerfield Academy, and ...

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Mason Welch Gross (1911 - 1977)

Mason Welch Gross (June 11, 1911 – October 11, 1977) was an American television quiz show personality and academic who served as the sixteenth President of Rutgers University, serving from 195...

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Robert Ferdinand Wagner, III (1944 - 1993)

Robert Ferdinand Wagner III (January 6, 1944 – November 15, 1993), also known as Robert (Bobby) Ferdinand Wagner III, was a noted New York City civic leader who served as the Deputy Mayor of t...

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Maurice Roche, 4th Baron Fermoy MP (1885 - 1955)

"Edmund Maurice Burke Roche, 4th Baron Fermoy (15 May 1885 – 8 July 1955) was a British Conservative Party politician, an Irish peer and the maternal grandfather of Diana, Princess of Wales." ...

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Dan Sullivan, US Senator MP

SULLIVAN, Daniel Scott, a Senator from Alaska; born in Fairview Park, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, November 13, 1964; graduated Culver Military Academy, Culver, Ind., 1983; B.A., Harvard University, 1987; M....

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Lewis Thompson Preston (1926 - 1995)

Lewis Thompson Preston (August 5, 1926 in New York – May 4, 1995 in Washington, D.C) was a U.S. banker. He was President of the World Bank from September 1991 until his death in May 1995. Af...

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Catherine Oxenberg MP

Aurora Karamzin a _ *b. Stjernvall ( Demidov ) (In Finland) → Pavel Pavlovich Demidov, prince of San Donato her son → Aurora Pavlovna Pavlovna Comtessa di Noghera his daughter → ...

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Charles E. Bohlen (1904 - 1974)

Charles Eustis “Chip” Bohlen (August 30, 1904 – January 1, 1974) was a United States diplomat from 1929 to 1969 and Soviet expert, serving in Moscow before and during World War I...

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John Pierpont Morgan, Jr., "J P Morgan" (1867 - 1943)

. John Pierpont "Jack" Morgan, Jr. (September 7 1867 — March 13 1943) was an American banker and philanthropist. He was born in Irvington, New York and graduated from Harvard in 1886, where he...

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Owen Wister (1860 - 1938)

Owen Wister (July 14, 1860 – July 21, 1938) was an American writer and "father" of western fiction. He is best remembered for writing The Virginian, although he never wrote about the West afte...

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Max Kennedy MP

He met his wife in Aspen, Colorado, and proposed near the Cliffs of Moher, on Ireland's west coast. It was a beautiful ecumenical wedding at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul., being that...

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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 Hanford 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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