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Isabel Briggs Myers (1897 - 1980)

Isabel Briggs Myers (October 18, 1897 – May 5, 1980) was an American author and co-creator of a personality inventory known as the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). Briggs Myers created th...

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Caroline Maria Hewins (1846 - 1926)

Caroline Maria Hewins (October 10, 1846 - November 4, 1926) was an American librarian. American Libraries includes Caroline Hewins as one of the 100 Most Important Leaders we had in the 20th Centur...

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Gloria Caruso (1919 - 1999)

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Cornelius P. Kitchel (1875 - 1947)

Cornelius Porter Kitchel (October 7, 1875 – January 3, 1947) was the Mayor of Englewood, New Jersey from 1930 to 1933 and the sixth attorney-in-chief of the Legal Aid Society from 1905 to 1906...

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Gerald L. K. Smith (1898 - 1976)

Gerald Lyman Kenneth Smith (February 27, 1898 – April 15, 1976) was an American clergyman and political organizer, who became a leader of the Share Our Wealth movement during the Great Depress...

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Dr. Francis E. Townsend (1867 - 1960)

Francis Everett Townsend (January 13, 1867 – September 1, 1960) was an American physician who was best known for his revolving old-age pension proposal during the Great Depression. Known as th...

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John Ripley Forbes (1913 - 2006)

John Ripley Forbes (25 August 1913–26 August 2006) was an American naturalist and conservationist who founded hundreds of nature museums for children in over 200 communities and thirty state...

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L. Brooks Leavitt (1878 - 1941)

L. Brooks Leavitt (1878–1941) was an investment banker and antiquarian book collector who served as an overseer of Bowdoin College, to whose library he donated part of his collection of rare b...

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Myron Avery (1899 - 1952)

Myron Haliburton Avery (1899–1952) was an American lawyer, hiker and explorer. Born in Lubec, Maine, Avery was a protégé of Judge Arthur Perkins and a collaborator and sometimes ...

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Sumner T. Pike (1891 - 1976)

Sumner T. Pike (1891–1976), served as acting chairman of United States Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) in 1950. Career A 1913 Bowdoin College graduate, Pike was a member of the U.S. Securit...

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Sumner Increase Kimball (1834 - 1923)

Sumner Increase Kimball, Sc.D. (September 2, 1834 - June 20, 1923) was the organizer of the United States Life-Saving Service and the General Superintendent of the Life-Saving Service from 1878-191...

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Philip Caryl Jessup (1897 - 1986)

Philip Caryl Jessup (born January 5, 1897, in New York City; died January 31, 1986, in Newtown, Bucks County, Pa.) was a diplomat, scholar, and jurist from New York City. Early life and education ...

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Francis Xavier Ransdell (1861 - 1939)

Francis Xavier Ransdell (May 23, 1861 - February 11, 1939) was a lawyer and judge of the 6th Judicial District Court, based in Lake Providence in East Carroll Parish in the far northeastern corner of...

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Clare W. Graves (1914 - 1986)

Clare W. Graves (December 21, 1914 – January 3, 1986) was a professor of psychology and originator of a theory of adult human development. He was born in New Richmond, Indiana. Education G...

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Bishop Henry Codman Potter (1835 - 1908)

Henry Codman Potter (sometimes I or Sr.; May 25, 1835 - July 21, 1908) was a bishop of the Episcopal Church of the United States. He was the seventh Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of New York. Lif...

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Alfred Conkling Coxe, Sr. (1847 - 1923)

. Alfred Conkling Coxe, Sr. (May 20, 1847 – April 15, 1923) was longtime a federal judge in New York. Coxe was born in Auburn, New York. His legal career began with private practice in Utica...

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William Phelps Allis (1901 - 1999)

William Phelps Allis (November 15, 1901 in Menton, France – March 5, 1999 in Cambridge, Massachusetts) was an American theoretical physicist specializing in electrical discharges in gases. He ...

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James C. Bonbright (1891 - 1985)

James C. Bonbright (1891-1985), an American economist and political scientist, was a pioneer in the field of public utility regulation. Bonbright’s basic positions on property valuation and util...

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Judge Richard S. Arnold (1936 - 2004)

Richard Sheppard Arnold (March 26, 1936 – September 23, 2004) was a judge of the U.S. District Court and then the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Two presidents, Richard M. Nixon...

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Ron Ziegler (1939 - 2003)

Ronald Louis "Ron" Ziegler (May 12, 1939 – February 10, 2003) was White House Press Secretary and Assistant to the President during United States President Richard Nixon's administration. Ea...

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Frank Nesmith Parsons (1854 - 1934)

Frank Nesmith Parsons (born Dover, New Hampshire September 3, 1854 - died Franklin, New Hampshire 1934) was a lawyer, politician, and Chief Justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Court from 1902 to 192...

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Mary Virginia Merrick (1866 - 1955)

The Christ Child Society’s founder, Mary Virginia Merrick, was born to a prominent Washington, DC family on November 2, 1866. At an early age, Mary thought of others and hoped to become a ...

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George Washington Vanderbilt III (1914 - 1961)

George Washington Vanderbilt III (1914 – June 24, 1961) was a yachtsman and a scientific explorer who was a member of the prominent United States Vanderbilt family. Early life Born in New ...

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Benjamin Tasker, Jr. (1721 - 1760)

. Colonel Benjamin Tasker, Jr. (1720 – October 17, 1760) was a politician in colonial Maryland, and Mayor of Annapolis from 1754 to 1755. He was the son of Benjamin Tasker, Sr., Provincial Gov...

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William Gordon Mathews (1877 - 1923)

William Gordon Mathews (February 26, 1877 – 1923) was a Federal judge and lawyer from Charleston, West Virginia, serving as Referee in Bankruptcy for Kanawha, West Virginia 1898-1908; Clerk of...

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George Mathews, Jr. (1774 - 1836)

) George Mathews, Jr. (September 30, 1774 – November 14, 1836) was a Judge of the Superior Courts of the Territory of Mississippi and the Territory of Orleans, and Presiding Judge of the Louis...

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Shirley Lynn Phelps-Roper (1957 - d.)

Shirley Lynn Phelps-Roper (born October 31, 1957) is an American lawyer and political activist. She is best known as the spokesman of the controversial Westboro Baptist Church of Topeka, Kansas, an org...

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Roy Lee "Rocky" Dennis MP (1961 - 1978)

Poem Written by Rocky: These things are good: ' ice cream and cake, a ride on a harley, seeing monkeys in the trees, the rain on my tongue, and the sun shining on my face. These things are a drag: ...

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Priscilla Cooper (1816 - 1889)

Elizabeth Priscilla Cooper Tyler (June 14, 1816 – December 29, 1889) was the daughter in law of John Tyler, the tenth President of the United States. She served as official White House hostess a...

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Theodore Cooper (1839 - 1919)

Theodore Cooper (1839 – August 24, 1919) was an American civil engineer. He may be best known as consulting engineer on the Quebec Bridge when it collapsed in 1907. Upon receiving a degree i...

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Lawrence Edward Walsh (1912 - 2014)

Lawrence Edward Walsh (January 8, 1912 – March 19, 2014) was an American lawyer and former U.S. District Court judge and Deputy Attorney General who was appointed Independent Counsel in Decemb...

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William Sumner Appleton, Jr. (1874 - 1947)

William Sumner Appleton, Jr. (1874–1947) was Founder of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities (SPNEA) in 1910. He was the chief force behind much of the preservation of h...

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Maxwell Perkins MP (1884 - 1947)

William Maxwell Evarts ("Max") Perkins (September 20, 1884 – June 17, 1947), was the editor for Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Thomas Wolfe. He has been described as the most famous...

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Louis McHenry Howe (1871 - 1936)

Louis McHenry Howe (January 14, 1871 – April 18, 1936) was an American reporter for the New York Herald best known for acting as an early political advisor to President Franklin D. Roosevelt. ...

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René Angélil MP

From Wikipedia.org (English) : René Angélil, CM OQ (born January 16, 1942) is a Canadian singer and manager. He is the husband and manager of singer Celine Dion. Angélil was bo...

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Anne Renée MP

From Wikipedia.org (French) Anne Renée est née à Laval le 24 août 1950. C'est en 1964 qu'elle fait ses débuts dans la chanson alors qu'elle utilise toujours son v&#...

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Jean-François Charles De Molette De Morangiès MP (1728 - 1801)

Jean François Charles de La Molette, comte de Morangiès , né le 22 février 1728 et mort en 18011, est un militaire français et membre de l'une des plus grandes famill...

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Pauline Marois MP (1949 - d.)

From Wikipedia Marois was born at Saint-François d'Assise Hospital, in Limoilou, a working-class neighborhood of Quebec City. Daughter of Marie-Paule (born Gingras) and Grégoire Marois,...

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Claude Blanchet MP (deceased)

From Wikipedia Claude Blanchet is a Canadian financier who served as the CEO of the solidarity fund of the Quebec Federation of Labour (Fonds de solidarité de la Fédération des T...

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Sanford B. Dole, 1st Territorial Governor of Hawaii MP (1844 - 1926)

From Lost Kingdom by Julia Flynn Siler Sanford Ballard Dole - A missionary's son and cousin of the Dole Food Company (Hawaiian Pineapple Co.) founder who described himself as "of American blood but H...

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Queen Emma of Hawaii MP (deceased)

From Lost Kingdom by Julia Flynn Siler Queen Emma Rooke - An anglophile ali'i who married Kamehameha IV in 1856. As a widow, Emma sought the throne in a bitter contest in 1874 with David Kalakaua and...

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Admiral Lord George Paulet MP (1803 - 1879)

From Lost Kingdom by Julia Flynn Siler Lord George Paulet - A renegade commander of a British frigate, he forced the first cession of the islands to a foreign power in 1843 - a move his superiors qui...

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H.R.H. Princess Miriam Kapili Likelike Kekauluohi MP (1851 - 1887)

NB - The photo shown here is not Miriam - it is her daughter, Victoria Kaiulani.

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H.R.H. Princess Victoria Kawekiu-i-Lunalilo'Kalaninuiahil... Kaiulani MP (1875 - 1899)

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Caryl Whittier Chessman MP (1921 - 1960)

Wikipedia Caryl Whittier Chessman (May 27, 1921 – May 2, 1960) was a convicted robber and rapist who gained fame as a death row inmate in California. Chessman's case attracted worldwide attent...

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James "Mike" Mitchell DeBardeleben MP (1940 - 2011)

Wikipedia James Mitchell "Mike" DeBardeleben (March 20, 1940 - January 26, 2011) was a convicted rapist and counterfeiter who became known as the "Mall Passer" due to his practice of passing counterf...

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Albert "Battleship" Leduc MP (1902 - 1990)

Joseph Albert Florimond "Battleship" Leduc (November 22, 1902 – July 31, 1990) was a professional Canadian ice hockey defenceman. Albert played in the National Hockey League from 1925 to 1935....

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Jean Ross (1911 - 1973)

Jean Iris Ross (1911-1973) was a British actress and writer. She was the model for the Sally Bowles character in the Berlin stories and novels of Christopher Isherwood. Jean Ross was working as a n...

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Jane Senior (1828 - 1877)

Jane Nassau Senior (1828–1877) was Britain's first female civil servant, and co-founder of the Metropolitan Association for Befriending Young Servants (MABYS). Senior was born Jane Elizabeth...

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Narcisse-Zéphirin Lorrain MP (1842 - 1915)

He was born to a humble family of farmers. His father Narcisse Lorrain and mother Sophie Gohier raised seven children, and he was the eldest. At age 14, Narcisse-Zepherin entered the seminary of St. ...

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Jeff Gillooly MP

Clackamas, Clackamas, Oregon, United States

See an interesting in-depth interview with Gillooly - Stone here. Jeff Gillooly is the former husband of American figure skater Tonya Harding and is best known for his role in the attack on Harding...

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Dennis Lynn Rader MP

Dennis Lynn Rader (born March 9, 1945) is an American serial killer and mass murderer who murdered ten people in Sedgwick County (in and around Wichita, Kansas), between 1974 and 1991. He is known as...

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Katie "Kate" Irene Gosselin MP

Katie Irene "Kate" Gosselin (née Kreider; born March 28, 1975) is an American television personality. She achieved national and international recognition on the US reality TV show Jon & Kate Plu...

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Jon Gosselin MP

Jonathan Keith "Jon" Gosselin (born April 1, 1977) is an American television personality, known for his appearances with then-wife Kate Gosselin and their eight children on the American reality TV show...

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René Jutras MP (1913 - 1995)

René Jutras (September 30, 1913 – December 23, 1995) was a Canadian politician. Born in Letellier, Manitoba, the son Joseph Jutras and Clara Blais, he attended St. Boniface College and re...

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Sir John Morgan, Knight of the Holy Sepulchre MP (1428 - c.1492)

Sir JOHN MORGAN, was created a Knight of the Holy Sepulchre (possibly c.1448). Later, when Henry Tudor was crowned King Henry VII, it greatly benefited the Morgans of Tredegar who were staunch supporte...

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Captain Will Fritz (Dallas Police Department) (1895 - 1984)

FRITZ, JOHN WILL (1895–1984). John Will Fritz, head of the police investigation of the Kennedy assassination, was born on June 15, 1895, in Dublin, Texas. He spent much of his boyhood on a ran...

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Temple Grandin MP

I think using animals for food is an ethical thing to do, but we've got to do it right. We've got to give those animals a decent life, and we've got to give them a painless death. We owe the animal res...

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Lewis Madison Terman (1877 - 1956)

Lewis Madison Terman (January 15, 1877 – December 21, 1956) was an American psychologist, noted as a pioneer in educational psychology in the early 20th century at the Stanford Graduate School...

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The Most Reverend Trevor Huddleston CR, KCMG (1913 - 1998)

Ernest Urban Trevor Huddleston CR, KCMG (15 June 1913 – 20 April 1998) was an English Anglican bishop. He was best known for his anti-apartheid activism and his "Prayer for Africa". He was the...

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Sir Richard Southwell, MP MP (1503 - 1564)

Family and Education b. 1502/3, 1st s. of Francis Southwell by Dorothy, da. and coh. of William Tendring of Little Birch, Essex; bro. of Francis and Robert. educ. L. Inn, adm. 3 Feb. 1526. m. (1) Thoma...

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Sir Francis Fox (1844 - 1927)

Sir Francis Fox (1844 - 1927) was an English civil engineer, who was responsible for the bridges over the Victoria Falls of the Zambesi and Sydney Harbour, the Mersey Railway Tunnel and the Liverpool...

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Sir Douglas Fox (1840 - 1921)

Sir (Charles) Douglas Fox (14 May 1840 – 13 November 1921) was an Engish civil engineer. Early life Douglas was born in Smethwick, Staffordshire, the oldest son of Sir Charles Fox and had ...

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Frederick Watts (“Father of Penn State University”) (1801 - 1889)

Frederick Watts (May 9, 1801- August 17, 1889), is called the “Father of Penn State University” and was a prominent agricultural reformer, lawyer and businessman who headed the U.S. Dep...

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Ethelbert Watts (1845 - 1919)

Ethelbert Watts (February 25, 1846 – July 13, 1919) a United States diplomat for over twenty-four years, played important roles in the Spanish-American War, Russo-Japanese War, and World War I...

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Sara Pires Mixter MP

Reality TV star - The Real L Word

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Whitney Lucy Victoria Mixter MP

Birthday: August 8, 1982 Birthplace: Eastern Connecticut High School: Glastonbury High School with honours Zodiac sign: Leo Dog Middle Name: Lucy-Victoria Height: 5'8" Occupation: Celesbian...

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Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner (1840 - 1899)

Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner or Gottlieb William Leitner M.A., Ph.D., L.L.D., D.O.L. (14 October 1840 – 22 March 1899) was a British orientalist.

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Mariqueen Arrabaca Reznor MP

Mariqueen Maandig Reznor (born Mariqueen Maandig) is a singer of Filipino descent, best known as the vocalist for How to Destroy Angels. Career West Indian Girl (2004–2009) Maandig was a v...

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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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