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The Right Honourable Sir Stafford Cripps FRS (1889 - 1952)

Sir Richard Stafford Cripps (24 April 1889 – 21 April 1952) was a British Labour politician of the first half of the 20th century. During World War II he served in a number of positions in the...

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Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke PC (1811 - 1892)

Robert Lowe, 1st Viscount Sherbrooke PC (4 December 1811 – 27 July 1892), British and Australian statesman, was a pivotal but often forgotten figure who shaped British politics in the latter h...

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Pamela, Viscountess Ruthven of Canberra (1910 - 2006)

Pamela Margaret Cooper (24 October 1910 – 13 July 2006) was a British courtier, campaigner for refugees, and humanitarian. Biography She was born in Chelsea in London, into an upper-middle...

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Sir Thomas "Customer" Smythe, English Secretary of State MP (1530 - 1591)

Debrett's complete peerage of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland Pg. 611 ---------------------------------- Transactions of the London and Middlesex Archæological Society,...

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Ella Ewing, The Missouri Giantess MP (1872 - 1913)

Find a Grave Ella Kate Ewing (March 9, 1872 - January 10, 1913) was a Missouri woman considered the world's tallest female of her era. She would use her great height to earn a living as a sideshow at...

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Arthur Hornbui Bell MP (1891 - 1973)

Arthur Hornbui Bell (February 14, 1891 – March 1973) was a resident of Bloomfield, New Jersey and the Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan in New Jersey. Early years He was born on February 14, ...

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Sir James Brooke, HH The (1st) Rajah of Sarawak (1803 - 1868)

James, Rajah of Sarawak, KCB (born James Brooke; 29 April 1803 – 11 June 1868) was a British adventurer whose exploits in areas of the Malay Archipelago led to him becoming the first White Raj...

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His Highness Sir Vyner Brooke, GCMG, The Rajah of Sarawak (1874 - 1963)

Vyner Brooke, Rajah of Sarawak, GCMG (Charles Vyner deWindt Brooke; 26 September 1874 – 9 May 1963) was the third and final White Rajah of Sarawak.

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Sir Charles Brooke, His Highness The (2nd) Rajah of Sarawak (1829 - 1917)

Charles, Rajah of Sarawak, GCMG (Charles Anthoni Johnson Brooke; 3 June 1829 – 17 May 1917), born Charles Anthoni Johnson, ruled as the head of state of Sarawak from 3 August 1868 until his de...

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Daniel Burros (c.1937 - 1965)

Daniel "Dan" Burros (March 5, 1937 — October 31, 1965) was a Jewish American who was a former member of the American Nazi Party. Later, after a falling-out with founder George Lincoln Rockwell, ...

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Wyatt Tate Brady MP (1870 - 1925)

Wyatt Tate Brady (January 20, 1870 – August 25, 1925) was an American merchant, politician, and a founder of Tulsa, Oklahoma. Early life Brady was born in Forest City, Missouri, in 1870. His...

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Samuel Kenneth Bowers MP (1924 - 2006)

Sam Bowers was the imperial wizard of The White Knights of the Klu Klux Klan of Mississippi, a white supremacy organization that in 1964 included as many as 10,000 members. It was Bowers who, in May, 1...

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Walter Frederick Bossert MP (1885 - 1946)

Walter Frederick Bossert (27 April 1885 - 14 January 1946) was Grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan for Indiana and 17 other states, from 1924 to 1926. Biography Bossert was born and attended school in...

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Alan Chester Valentine (1901 - 1980)

Alan Chester Valentine (February 23, 1901 – July 14, 1980) was an American academic who competed on the gold-medal winning American rugby union team in the 1924 Summer Olympics, was president ...

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Francis Bland Tucker (1895 - 1984)

Francis Bland Tucker (1895–1984) was born in Norfolk, Virginia. A Bible scholar, priest and hymn composer, he was educated at the University of Virginia and the Virginia Theological Seminary. ...

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Elvis Jacob Stahr, Jr. (1916 - 1998)

. Elvis Jacob Stahr Jr. (March 9, 1916 – November 11, 1998) was an American government official and college president and administrator. After graduating from the University of Kentucky in 193...

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Max Moritz Warburg MP (1867 - 1946)

Max Moritz Warburg (5 June 1867 – 26 December 1946) was a German banker and scion of the wealthy Warburg family of German bankers. Early life Max Warburg was one of seven children born to ...

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Benjamin Strong, Jr. (1872 - 1928)

. Benjamin Strong, Jr. (December 22, 1872 – October 16, 1928) was an American banker. He served as Governor of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York for 14 years until his death. Strong exerted...

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Lt. Gov. Andrew Oliver MP (1706 - 1774)

Andrew Oliver (March 28, 1706 – March 3, 1774) was a merchant and public official in the Province of Massachusetts Bay. Born into a wealthy and politically powerful merchant family, he is best k...

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A. Hyatt Mayor (1901 - 1980)

A. Hyatt Mayor (1901-1980) was an American art historian and curator at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, a leading figure in the study of prints, both old master prints and popular prints. A. Hyatt ...

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Arthur Larson (1910 - 1993)

Lewis Arthur Larson (July 4, 1910 — March 27, 1993) was an American lawyer, law professor, United States Under Secretary of Labor from 1954 to 1956, director of the United States Information A...

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Spencer Woolley Kimball MP (1895 - 1985)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "...Spencer Woolley Kimball (March 28, 1895 – November 5, 1985) was the twelfth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1...

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Frank E. Holman (1886 - 1967)

Frank Ezekiel Holman (1886-1967) was an American attorney who after his election as president of the American Bar Association in 1948 led an effort to amend the United States Constitution to limit th...

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Charles J. Hitch (1910 - 1995)

Charles J. Hitch (January 9, 1910 – September 11, 1995) was Assistant Secretary of Defense from 1961 to 1965. He was president of the University of California from 1967 to 1975. Hitch was bo...

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Charles Wendell David (1885 - 1984)

Charles Wendell David (1885–1984) was a noted American bibliophile, medievalist and librarian. He worked tirelessly both to reconstruct Europe's war-torn repositories and to establish new libr...

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Chauncy Dennison Harris (1914 - 2003)

Chauncy Dennison Harris (1914 - December 26, 2003) was a pioneer of modern geography. His seminal works in the field of American urban geography ("The Nature of Cities" and "A Functional Classificati...

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Mark Wahlberg MP

United States

Before he started acting, Mark Wahlberg was best known as Marky Mark, the pants-dropping rapper who attained fame and notoriety with his group the Funky Bunch. In the tradition of Will Smith and Ice Cu...

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Sylvia Browne MP (1936 - 2013)

From SylviaBrowne.com Sylvia Browne is a world renowned spiritual teacher, psychic, author, lecturer and researcher in the field of parapsychology. Sylvia is well known for her dynamic, genuine, down...

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Lou Brissie MP (1924 - 2013)

Leland Victor Brissie (June 5, 1924 November 25, 2013) was a Major League Baseball starting pitcher who played for the Philadelphia Athletics from 1947 to 1951 and the Cleveland Indians from 1951 to 19...

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Dennis Donald Soucy MP (1930 - 2013)

Dennis Donald Soucy (August 7, 1930 – November 2, 2013) was an American politician and businessman who served as the Mayor of Bangor, Maine, for three nonconsecutive terms: 1977-1978, 1982-1983 ...

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Paul William Walker, IV MP (1973 - 2013)

Paul William Walker IV (September 12, 1973 – November 30, 2013) was an American actor. He became well known in 1999 after his role in the hit film Varsity Blues. However, he is perhaps best know...

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Edward Rushton (1756 - 1814)

Edward Rushton (1756–1814) was a British poet, writer, and bookseller from Liverpool, England. He worked as a sailor aboard a slave ship as a young man, and became an abolitionist as a result....

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William Roscoe (1753 - 1831)

William Roscoe (8 March 1753 – 30 June 1831), was an English historian and miscellaneous writer, perhaps best known today as an early abolitionist, and for his poem for children the Butterfly'...

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William B. Mitchell (1832 - 1900)

William Mitchell (19 November 1832 - 21 August 1900) was a distinguished American lawyer and judge from Minnesota. He was the namesake of William Mitchell College of Law and father of William DeWitt ...

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Lou Payn (1835 - 1923)

Political Leader, Businessman A political boss of New York State; Prominent paper manufacturer in Columbia County; Founded the Chatham Republican newspaper; Elected delegate to every national Repub...

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Judge Nicholas Longworth II (1844 - 1890)

In addition to his legal career, Nicholas Longworth also was a businessman, a scholar of Greek poetry, a novelist, a world traveler, an outdoorsman who loved canoeing and yachting and a patron of the...

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Lawrence Bernard Singleton MP (1927 - 2001)

Lawrence Singleton (July 28, 1927 - December 28, 2001) was an American criminal best known for perpetrating an infamous rape and mutilation of a teenage hitchhiker in California in 1978.

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Henry Waters Taft (1859 - 1945)

Henry Waters Taft (27 May 1859 – 11 August 1945) was the son of Alphonso and brother of President William Howard Taft. A renowned antitrust lawyer, he was a name partner at Cadwalader, Wickers...

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Lynda Cheryle Block MP (1948 - 2002)

Lynda Cheryle Lyon Block (February 8, 1948 in Orlando, Florida – May 10, 2002 at Holman Correctional Facility, Alabama) was an American convicted murderer.[1] Hers was the first execution of a w...

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John Mellencamp MP

John Mellencamp, also known as John Cougar Mellencamp (born October 7, 1951), is an American rock singer-songwriter, musician, painter and occasional actor known for his catchy, populist brand of heart...

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Adam Mitchel Lambert MP

Adam Mitchel Lambert (born January 29, 1982) is an American singer-songwriter and stage actor. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana and raised in San Diego, California, he performed in amateur theatrical prod...

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Alexander Ruedy Linder MP

Alex Ruedy Linder (born June 30, 1966) is the owner and operator of the Vanguard News Network (VNN), an antisemitic, white supremacist website which he launched in 2000. VNN is one of the most active w...

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Sir Edward Coke, MP, Lord Chief Justice MP (1552 - 1634)

Sir Edward Coke SL PC (/ˈkʊk/ ("cook"), formerly /ˈkuːk/; 1 February 1552 – 3 September 1634) was an English barrister, judge and politician, considered to be the g...

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Thomas O. Paine (1921 - 1992)

Thomas Otten Paine (November 9, 1921 – May 4, 1992), an American scientist and advocate of Space exploration, was the third Administrator of NASA, serving from March 21, 1969 to September 15, ...

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Martha Ballard (1735 - 1812)

Martha Moore Ballard (1734/1735 - 1812) was an American midwife, healer, and diarist. Life Ballard was born in Oxford, Massachusetts, to Elijah Moore and Dorothy Learned Moore and married Ephraim B...

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Rev. Francis Asbury MP (1745 - 1816)

Francis Asbury, bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church in America, was born near Birmingham, England, to Joseph and Elizabeth (Rogers) Asbury and apprenticed as a blacksmith. At an early age Asbury...

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Cal Worthington MP (1920 - 2013)

Calvin Coolidge "Cal" Worthington (November 27, 1920 – September 8, 2013) was an American car dealer, best known on the West Coast of the United States, and to a more limited extent elsewhere, f...

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Michel Noël (1922 - 1993)

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Gaetan Labrèche (1931 - 1990)

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Paul Guèvremont (1902 - 1979)

Paul Guèvremont est un acteur et réalisateur québécois né le 28 décembre 1902 et décédé le 9 mai 1979 à Montréal (Canada). ...

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Gérard Paradis (1921 - 2013)

Gérard Paradis (né à Montréal le 9 février 1921, mort le 2 septembre 2013 à Montréal1) est un ténor et acteur québécois. Biograph...

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Rexford Guy Tugwell (1891 - 1979)

Rexford Guy Tugwell (July 10, 1891 – July 21, 1979) was an agricultural economist who became part of Franklin D. Roosevelt's first "Brain Trust," a group of Columbia academics who helped devel...

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Charles Edward Merriam, Jr. (1874 - 1953)

Charles Edward Merriam, Jr. (November 15, 1874 – January 8, 1953) was a professor of political science at the University of Chicago, founder of the behavioralistic approach to political scienc...

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Annie Edson Taylor (1838 - 1921)

Annie Edson Taylor (October 24, 1838 – April 29, 1921) was an American adventurer who, on her 63rd birthday, October 24, 1901, became the first person to survive a trip over Niagara Falls in a b...

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Lewis Littlepage (1762 - 1802)

Louis Littlepage or Lewis Littlepage (1762–1802) was an American diplomat, who most notably served in the royal court of the last Polish King, Stanisław August Poniatowski. Youth ...

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Bird M. Pearson, Chief Justice of the Florida Supreme Court (1803 - 1859)

Bird Murphy Pearson (or Byrd Murphy Pearson) was a Florida lawyer, planter and a Democratic politician who served on the Florida Supreme Court from 1856 to 1859, one of the first to be popularly elec...

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Garnett Andrews (1798 - 1872)

Garnett Andrews was a jurist, writer, politician, and Know-Nothing candidate for Georgia governor, and the father of diarist Eliza Frances Andrews. He was born on October 30, 1798, to Ann Goode and J...

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Sir Gerald Herbert Portal KCMG CB (1858 - 1894)

Sir Gerald Herbert Portal KCMG CB (13 March 1858 – 25 January 1894) was a British diplomat who was the Consul General for British East Africa and British Special Commissioner to Uganda, and a ...

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Mary Clark Thompson (1835 - 1923)

Click here to view the Wikipedia web page for Mary Lee (Clark) Thompson. Mary Clark Thompson (1835 – July 28, 1923), born Mary Lee Clark, was a noted philanthropist and wife of banker Frederic...

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Alice Liddell (inspiration for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland) (1852 - 1931)

Alice Pleasance Liddell (/ˈlɪdəl/; 4 May 1852 – 16 November 1934), known for most of her adult life by her married name, Alice Hargreaves, inspired the children's classic ...

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The Right Honourable Charles Townshend PC (1725 - 1767)

Charles Townshend (29 August 1725 – 4 September 1767) was a British politician. He was born at his family's seat of Raynham Hall in Norfolk, England, the second son of Charles Townshend, 3rd V...

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Sir Patrick Reilly, GCMG (1909 - 1999)

Sir Patrick Reilly, GCMG (17 March 1909 - 6 October 1999) was a British diplomat who served as ambassador to the USSR and France. Biography D'Arcy Patrick Reilly was born at Ootacamund, India, th...

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Mary Joe Matalin MP

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 ...

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James Carville MP

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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Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noailles MP (1759 - 1807)

Marie Adrienne Françoise de Noailles, marquise de La Fayette (2 November 1759 – 24 December 1807), the daughter of Jean de Noailles, and Henriette Anne Louise d'Aguesseau, married Gilbe...

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Count Alexander Romanovich Vorontsov (1741 - 1805)

Count Alexander Romanovich Vorontsov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Рома́нови...

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Count Semyon Romanovich Vorontsov (1744 - 1832)

Count Semyon Romanovich Vorontsov (Russian: Семён Романович Ворон&...

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Princess Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743 - 1810)

Princess Yekaterina Romanovna Vorontsova-Dashkova (Russian: Екатери́на Рома́но&#...

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Count Nikolay Zubov (1763 - 1805)

Count Nikolay Alexandrovich Zubov (Russian: Николай Александрови&#...

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Platon Zubov / Платон Александрович св. кн. Зубов (1767 - 1822)

wikipedia.com in english Prince (Reichsfürst) Platon Alexandrovich Zubov (Russian: Платон Алексан�...

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Charlotte Stuart (1753 - 1789)

Charlotte Stuart, styled Duchess of Albany[1] (29 October 1753 – 17 November 1789) was the illegitimate daughter of the Jacobite pretender Prince Charles Edward Stuart ('Bonnie Prince Charlie'...

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Frances Theresa Stuart (1647 - 1702)

Frances Theresa Stuart1 F, #5324, b. 1647, d. 15 October 1702 Frances Theresa Stuart by Sir Peter Lely, 1665 Frances Theresa Stuart was born in 1647. She was the daughter of Hon. Walter Stuart. She...

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James Hamilton, of Bothwellhaugh and Woodhouselee (b. - 1581)

) " James Hamilton of Bothwellhaugh and Woodhouselee (died 1581) was a Scottish supporter of Mary, Queen of Scots, who assassinated James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray, Regent of Scotland, in January 15...

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John Russell, I (1174 - 1224)

) Sir John Russell (died circa 1224) was a household knight of King John (1199–1216) and of the young King Henry III (1216–1272), to whom he also acted as steward. He served in this cap...

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Hon Sir Alexander George Montagu Cadogan, OM, GCMG (1884 - 1968)

Sir Alexander George Montagu Cadogan, OM, GCMG, KCB, PC (25 November 1884 – 9 July 1968) was a British diplomat and civil servant. He was Permanent Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs from 193...

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Sir Thomas Chaloner, MP MP (1563 - 1615)

NOTE: Wikipedia gives him as the stepson of Sir Thomas Chaloner the Elder. His history of parliament bio (following) gives him as the elder Thomas's son, born before the elder Thomas's marriage to his ...

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Ernest Cushing Richardson (1860 - 1939)

Ernest Cushing Richardson, (February 9, 1860 - June 29, 1939), noted librarian, theologian and scholar, was born in Woburn, Massachusetts. Throughout his life Richardson strived to make advances in c...

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Emily Jordan Folger (1858 - 1936)

Daughters of American Revolution Member: Emily C J Folger Nat'l #: 88146 Chapter: 1021 VT Ancestor: CHAMBERLAIN, ABIEL (A026584) Ancestor: CHAMBERLAIN, RICHARD (A026683) Ancestor: JOHNSON, ...

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Eva Palmer-Sikelianos (1872 - 1952)

Evelina "Eva" Palmer-Sikelianos (January 9, 1874–June 4, 1952) was an American woman notable for her study and promotion of Classical Greek culture, weaving, theater, choral dance and music. P...

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Otto von Bismarck, Reichskanzler (Chancellor of the German Empire) MP (1815 - 1898)

en.wikipedia.org ; Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg (1 April 1815 – 30 July 1898), simply known as Otto von Bismarck, was a German statesman who unified numerous Germ...

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Tirey Lafayette Ford, Sr. (1857 - 1928)

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Joseph Campbell, Comptroller General of the United States (1900 - 1984)

) Joseph Campbell (March 25, 1900-June 21, 1984) was the fourth Comptroller General of the United States, in office from December 14, 1954 - July 31, 1965. He was born in New York City. His first mar...

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Billy Sunday (1862 - 1935)

William Ashley "Billy" Sunday (November 19, 1862 – November 6, 1935) was an American athlete who, after being a popular outfielder in baseball's National League during the 1880s, became the mo...

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Helen Thompson Sunday (1868 - 1957)

Helen Amelia Thompson Sunday (June 25, 1868 – February 20, 1957) was the wife of Billy Sunday, an indefatigable organizer of his huge evangelistic campaigns during the first decades of the twe...

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Samuel Cutler Ward (1814 - 1884)

Samuel Ward (January 27, 1814–May 19, 1884), was a poet, author, and gourmet, and in the years after the Civil War he was widely known as the "King of the Lobby." He combined delicious food, fin...

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Sir Robert Throckmorton, of Coughton Court MP (1513 - 1581)

Sir Robert Throckmorton of Coughton Court, MP, KG (c. 1513, Coughton Court, Coughton, Warwickshire - 12 February 1581, Coughton Court, Coughton, Warwickshire) was a distinguished English Tudor courtier...

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Venetia Stanley (1887 - 1948)

) Beatrice Venetia Stanley Montagu (22 August 1887 – 3 August 1948) was a British aristocrat and socialite best known for the many letters that Prime Minister Herbert Henry Asquith wrote to he...

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Uriah M. Rose (1834 - 1913)

Uriah Milton Rose (March 5, 1834 – August 12, 1913) was an influential Arkansas lawyer. Born in Bradfordsville, Kentucky, on March 5, 1834, Rose was studying Latin at age 5 and received an e...

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Lord Francis Douglas (1847 - 1865)

Lord Francis William Bouverie Douglas (8 February 1847 – 14 July 1865) was a novice, British mountaineer. After sharing in the first ascent of the Matterhorn, he died in a fall on the way down...

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Gilbert Hovey Grosvenor (1875 - 1966)

Birth: Oct. 28, 1875 Death: Feb. 4, 1966 Journalist. He was the first full time editor of "National Geographic Magazine", serving in that capacity from 1899 to 1954, and was President of the Nation...

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Eliza Jane Thompson (1816 - 1905)

A lecture by Diocletian Lewis in 1873 inspired Eliza Thompson (Eliza Jane Trimble Thompson; 1816-1905), daughter of Governor Allen Trimble, to begin leading groups of women into saloons where they sa...

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Neil N. LaBute (1963 - d.)

Mini Biography Acclaimed and highly discussed filmmaker Neil LaBute has made himself a force to be reckoned with and a name to watch. With his true-to-life cynical and self-absorbed characters and al...

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Howard W. Hunter, President, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints MP (1907 - 1995)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "...Howard William Hunter (November 14, 1907 – March 3, 1995) was the fourteenth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from ...

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Ima Hogg ("The First Lady of Texas") (1882 - 1975)

Ima Hogg (July 10, 1882 – August 19, 1975), known as "The First Lady of Texas", was an American philanthropist, patron and collector of the arts, and one of the most respected women in Texas d...

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W. Grant Bangerter (1918 - 2010)

William Grant Bangerter (June 8, 1918 – April 18, 2010) was a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1975 until his death. In 1989, he was giv...

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