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Paul Dudley White (1886 - 1973)

Paul Dudley White (June 6, 1886 – October 31, 1973), American physician and cardiologist, was born in Roxbury, Massachusetts, the son of Herbert Warren White and Elizabeth Abigail Dudley. Whit...

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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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Jack Johnson (1878 - 1946)

John Arthur "Jack" Johnson (March 31, 1878 – June 10, 1946), nicknamed the Galveston Giant was an American boxer, who—at the height of the Jim Crow era—became the first African A...

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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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Theodore von Kármán MP (1881 - 1963)

Theodore von Kármán (Hungarian: Szőllőskislaki Kármán Tódor; May 11, 1881 – May 6, 1963) was a Hungarian-American mathematician, aerospace engi...

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Lion Jacob Arje Feuchtwanger MP (1884 - 1958)

Lion Feuchtwanger (7 July 1884 – 21 December 1958) was a German-Jewish novelist and playwright. A prominent figure in the literary world of Weimar Germany, he influenced contemporaries including...

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Harold Arlen MP (1905 - 1986)

Harold Arlen (February 15, 1905 – April 23, 1986) was an American composer of popular music, having written over 500 songs, a number of which have become known the world over. In addition to c...

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Béla Kun MP (1886 - 1938)

Béla Kun (1886–1938), born Béla Kohn, was a Hungarian revolutionary who led the Hungarian Soviet Republic in 1919. Following the fall of the Hungarian revolution, Kun emigrated to ...

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Mátyás Rákosi MP (1892 - 1971)

Mátyás Rákosi (9 March 1892[1]– 5 February 1971) was a Hungarian communist politician. He was born Mátyás Rosenfeld in present-day Serbia. He was the de facto ...

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Edgar Bergen MP (1903 - 1978)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 16, 1903 Chicago Cook County Illinois, USA Death: Sep. 30, 1978 Paradise Clark County Nevada, USA Comedian. A ventriloquist and one of the last of the great Vaudeville-...

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Monia "The Poppy Lady" Michael (1869 - 1944)

Moina Michael (August 15, 1869-May 10, 1944) was an American professor and humanitarian who conceived the idea of using poppies as a symbol of remembrance for those who served in World War I. Bor...

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Paul Marie Verlaine (1844 - 1896)

Paul Verlaine était un poète français.

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Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine MP (deceased)

Notes Location info: Sainte-Famille-de-Boucherville (birth), Québec (marriage), Montréal (marriage,death) 3e premier ministre du Canada-Est

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Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Prime Minister of Canada MP (1841 - 1919)

Notes Location info: Saint-Lin (birth) Pratique le droit à Princeville et Arthabaskaville avec comme partenaire Joseph Lavergne . Postes Canada a émis trois timbres en l'honneur d...

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Médard Chouart des Groselliers, Knight of the Garter MP (1618 - c.1696)

Notes Location info: Champagne (birth), Trois-Rivières (death) Coureur des bois, Médard est un pionnier de la Nouvelle-France au Québec et nord du Lac Supérieur . Expl...

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Pierre-Esprit Radisson MP (c.1636 - 1710)

Plaque Text In 1659 the coureur de bois Pierre Radisson and his brother-in-law, Médard Chouart Des Groseilliers, left Montréal on an illicit voyage of trade and exploration north of L...

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Étienne Brûlé MP (c.1592 - 1633)

Notes Location info: Île-de-France, France (birth,marriage), Huronie (death) Pionnier de la Nouvelle-France . Arrive au Québec en 1608. Explorateur de la Huronie (aujourd'hui Ontari...

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Louis Gaston Hébert MP (c.1575 - 1627)

Notes Location info: Île-de-France, France (birth,marriage), Québec (death) Pionnier de la Nouvelle-France en Acadie 1606-07 et 1610-13. À Québec en 1617.

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Louis de Buade, comte de Frontenac MP (1622 - 1698)

Notes Location info: Île-de-France, France (birth,marriage), Québec (death) Louis de Buade est baptisé dans la chapelle de Saint-Germain-en-Laye le 30 juillet 1623. Son parra...

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René-Robert Cavelier de La Salle MP (1643 - 1687)

Notes Location info: Normandie, France (birth,marriage) Pionnier de la Nouvelle-France . Arrive au Québec en 1667. Expédition aux Grands Lacs . Explorateur du Mississippi . Pris pos...

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Jean Talon, Intendant of New-France MP (1626 - 1694)

From Wikipedia Jean Talon, Comte d'Orsainville (January 8, 1626 – November 23, 1694) was the first Intendant of New France. Talon was appointed by King Louis XIV and his minister, Jean-Baptist...

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Adam Dollard des Ormeaux (1635 - 1660)

Notes Location info: Île-de-France, France (birth) Pionnier de la Nouvelle-France . Arrive au Québec en 1658. Héros, il est considéré comme l'un des sauveurs de...

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Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de La Vérendrye MP (1685 - 1749)

Notes Location info: Trois-Rivières (birth), Montréal (death) Pionnier de l'Ontario , Manitoba , et de l' Alberta

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Major General James P. Wolfe MP (1727 - 1759)

Major General James P. Wolfe (2 January 1727 – 13 September 1759) was a British Army officer, known for his training reforms but remembered chiefly for his victory over the French in Canada. T...

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Bessie Coleman, 1st American Aviatrix (1892 - 1926)

Elizabeth "Bessie" Coleman (January 26, 1892 – April 30, 1926) was an American civil aviator. She was the first female pilot of African American descent and the first person of African-America...

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Paul Leroy Robeson MP (1898 - 1976)

Paul Leroy Robeson (April 9, 1898 – January 23, 1976) was an African-American concert singer (bass-baritone), recording artist, athlete and actor who became noted for his political radicalism ...

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Malcolm X MP (1925 - 1965)

Malcolm X , born Malcolm Little and also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Arabic: الحاجّ مالك الشب&#x...

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Hattie McDaniel MP (1895 - 1952)

One of the great American character actresses, Hattie McDaniel was the first African-American actress to win an Academy Award for her portrayal of the "mammy" figure in the film Gone with the Wind. S...

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Isabella I the Catholic, Queen of Castile MP (1451 - 1504)

Isabel I of Castilla, llamada the Catholic (Madrigal de las Altas Torres, 22 de abril de 1451—Medina del Campo, 26 de November of 1504) fue reina de Castilla1 desde 1474 hasta 1504, and reina co...

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Jean Lesage MP (1912 - 1980)

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Olga Benario Prestes MP (1908 - 1942)

Olga Benário Prestes (Munique, 12 de fevereiro de 1908 — Bernburg, 23 de abril de 1942) foi uma jovem militante comunista alemã, de origem judaica, deportada para a Alemanha durant...

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Anna Julia Cooper (1858 - 1964)

Anna Julia Haywood Cooper (Raleigh, August 10, 1858 – February 27, 1964) was an American author, educator, speaker and one of the most prominent African-American scholars in United States hi...

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Nicéphore Niépce (1765 - 1833)

Joseph Nicéphore Niépce était un ingénieur français, considéré comme étant l'inventeur de la photographie, appelée alors « proc�...

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Elsa Brändström (1888 - 1948)

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Marguerite Duras (1914 - 1996)

Marguerite Duras , nom de plume de Marguerite Germaine Marie Donnadieu, est une écrivaine, dramaturge, scénariste et réalisatrice française.

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Teófilo Braga (1843 - 1924)

1º Presidente da República Portuguesa Joaquim Teófilo Fernandes Braga (Ponta Delgada, 24 de Fevereiro de 1843 — Lisboa, 28 de Janeiro de 1924) foi um político, escr...

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Georges Bernanos (1888 - 1948)

Georges Bernanos est un écrivain français. Find A Grave Tables des états signalétiques et des services militaires de la Seine (p.4)

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Fernando Pessoa MP (1888 - 1935)

'Se depois de eu morrer, quiserem escrever a minha biografia, não há nada mais simples. Tem só duas datas - a da minha nascença e a da minha morte. Entre uma e outra todos o...

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Vasile Alecsandri MP (1820 - 1890)

Vasile Alecsandri (Romanian pronunciation: [vaˈsile aleksanˈdri]; 21 July 1821 – 22 August 1890) was a Romanian poet, playwright, politician, and diplomat. He collected Romanian fo...

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Pierre Cécile Puvis de Chavannes MP (1824 - 1898)

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes , né à Lyon le 14 décembre 1824 et mort à Paris le 24 octobre 1898, est un peintre français, considéré comme une figure majeur...

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Jules Vallès (1832 - 1885)

Jules Vallès était un journaliste, écrivain et homme politique français d'extrême gauche.

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Berty Albrecht MP (1893 - 1943)

Berty Albrech était une résistante française. Décédée à la prison de Fresnes le 31 mai 1943 par pendaison, elle est l'une des six femmes Compagnons de l...

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Denis Diderot MP (1713 - 1784)

Denis Diderot , né le 5 octobre 1713 à Langres et mort le 31 juillet 1784 à Paris, est un écrivain, philosophe et encyclopédiste français des Lumières, ...

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Jean Pierre Claris de Florian MP (1755 - 1794)

Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian , né à Sauve (Gard) le 6 mars 1755 et mort à Sceaux (Hauts-de-Seine) le 13 septembre 1794, est un auteur dramatique, romancier, poète et fabuli...

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Louis Charles Antoine Desaix de Veygoux MP (1768 - 1800)

Charles Antoine Desaix , né le 17 août 17682 au château d'Ayat à Ayat-sur-Sioule (Puy-de-Dôme), mort le 14 juin 1800 à Marengo (Italie), est un gén�...

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Bernard Le Bovier de Fontenelle MP (1657 - 1757)

Bernard Le Bouyer (ou Le Bovier) de Fontenelle , né à Rouen le 11 février 1657 et mort, presque centenaire, à Paris le 9 janvier 1757, est un écrivain et scientifique...

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Anne Hilarion de Costentin de Tourville (1642 - 1701)

Voir Wikipedia... gw4.geneanet.org... ; Anne-Hilarion de COSTENTIN Né le 24 novembre 1642 (lundi) - Paris, 75000, Paris, Île-de-France, France Baptisé le 24 novembre 1642 (...

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Paul de Chomedey, sieur de Maisonneuve MP (c.1612 - 1676)

Notes Location info: Champagne, France (birth), Île-de-France, France (death) Pionnier de la Nouvelle-France . Arrive au Québec en 1641. Il traversa l'Atlantique plusieurs fois &#...

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Jean Calvin MP (1509 - 1564)

John Calvin was an influential French theologian and pastor during the Protestant Reformation. He was a principal figure in the development of the system of Christian theology later called Calvinism. (...

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

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

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Georges Louis Leclerc, comte de Buffon MP (1707 - 1788)

Georges-Louis Leclerc, comte de Buffon , né à Montbard le 7 septembre 1707 et mort à Paris le 16 avril 17881, est un naturaliste, mathématicien, biologiste, cosmologiste, ph...

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Nicolas Boileau (1636 - 1711)

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Jean Pierre Bloch, sr MP (1905 - 1999)

Jean Pierre-Bloch (14 avril 1905 à Paris - 17 mars 1999 à Paris) est un homme politique socialiste, un résistant français de la Seconde Guerre mondiale et un militant ardent...

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Ladislas Ignace de Bercheny MP (1689 - 1778)

nemesi előneve: székesi, a Rákóczi szabadságharc után altábornagy lett Franciaországban majd marsall Ladislas Ignace de Bercheny de Szekes , co...

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Franz Adolf Berwald MP (1796 - 1868)

Kompositör och ortoped. LMA (nr 386) invald 22 januari 1864.

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Beaumarchais MP (1732 - 1799)

Pierre - Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais , né le 24 janvier 1732 à Paris où il est mort le 18 mai 1799 ; homme d'affaires français, musicien, poète et dramaturge, il e...

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Chester Floyd Carlson MP (1906 - 1968)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 8, 1906 Seattle King County Washington, USA Death: Sep. 19, 1968 New York New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA He was an American physicist, inventor, and patent a...

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Louis Daniel "Satchmo" Armstrong MP (1901 - 1971)

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Jean le Rond d'Alembert MP (1717 - 1783)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "...J ean-Baptiste le Rond d'Alember t (16 November 1717 – 29 October 1783) was a French mathematician, mechanician, physicist, philosopher, and music theorist....

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André Marie Ampère MP (1775 - 1836)

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Odysseus - - Ulysses King of Ithaca MP (deceased)

Odysseus (pron.: /oʊˈdɪsiəs/ or /oʊˈdɪsjuːs/; Greek: Ὀδυσσεύς, [odysˈsews]), also ...

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Maximilien Vox MP (1894 - 1974)

Maximilien Vox, né Samuel William Théodore Monod (16 décembre 1894 à Condé-sur-Noireau - 18 décembre 1974 à Lurs où il est enterré) est un...

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Jeanne Antoinette Poisson, marquise de Pompadour MP (1721 - 1764)

Jeanne-Antoinette Poisson (1721–1764), often known by nicknames Reinette and Madame de Pompadour, was a well-known courtesan and the famous mistress of King Louis XV of France. Online biogra...

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Saint Francis of Assisi MP (c.1181 - 1226)

St. Francis of Assisi , San Francesco d'Assisi, born Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardone, but nicknamed Francesco ("the Frenchman") by his father, 1181/1182 – October 3, 1226)[ was an Italia...

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Jean Giraudoux (1882 - 1944)

Jean Giraudoux est un écrivain et un diplomate français.

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Arthur Schopenhauer MP (1788 - 1860)

Arthur Schopenhauer (22 February 1788 – 21 September 1860) was a German philosopher best known for his book, The World as Will and Representation (German: Die Welt als Wille und Vorstellung), in...

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Johannes Hevelius MP (1611 - 1687)

Johannes Hevelius (28 January 1611 – 28 January 1687) was a councillor and mayor of Danzig (Gdańsk), then part of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. As an astronomer he gained a reputati...

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Hjalmar Emil Fredrik Söderberg (1869 - 1941)

Author. Swedish writer who made his debut in 1895 with "Förvillelser" (Confusions), a novel that was considered "immoral" and caused great controversy at the time. Afterwards critics called him ...

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Kim Philby (KGB spy) MP (1912 - 1988)

Harold Adrian Russell "Kim" Philby (1 January 1912 – 11 May 1988) was a high-ranking member of British intelligence who worked as a spy for and later defected to the Soviet Union. A communist,...

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Maj. General "Mad" Anthony Wayne (Cont. Army) (1745 - 1796)

Anthony Wayne (January 1, 1745 – December 15, 1796) was a United States Army general and statesman. Wayne adopted a military career at the outset of the American Revolutionary War, where his m...

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Shaykh Yusuf Marouff MP (c.1626 - 1699)

Shaykh Yusuf ['Abidin Tadia Tjoessoep] was born in 1626 of noble birth in Goa in the East Indies. He fought alongside and supported Sultan Ajung of Bantam, Goa, in his war against the Dutch. Twice Shay...

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Paul Kane MP (1810 - 1871)

Paul Kane, Artist and Explorer ' 'In dedication to his works and their significant impact of History, through his paintings Dictionary of Canadian Biography Exploring the Explorers Original title...

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Major John Wesley Powell (USA) MP (1834 - 1902)

John Wesley Powell (March 24, 1834 – September 23, 1902) was a U.S. soldier, geologist, explorer of the American West, and director of major scientific and cultural institutions. He is famous ...

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Harold Lloyd (1893 - 1971)

Harold Clayton Lloyd, Sr. (April 20, 1893 – March 8, 1971) was an American actor, comedian, film director, film producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer who is most famous for his silent co...

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Edgar Yipsel "Yip" Harburg MP (1896 - 1981)

Edgar Yipsel "Yip" Harburg (born Isidore Hochberg, Yiddish: איסידור הוכברג; April 8, 1896 – March 5, 19...

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John Robert Clifford MP (1848 - 1933)

He was the first black attorney licensed in West Virginia. In two landmark cases before his state's Supreme Court, he attacked racial discrimination in education. Originally buried at Mount Hope Cemete...

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Esther Dorothea von Kirchbach (1894 - 1946)

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D. W. Griffith MP (1875 - 1948)

David Llewelyn Wark Griffith (January 22, 1875 – July 23, 1948) was a premier pioneering American film director, credited with developing many of the basic techniques of filmmaking, in such film...

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Torgny Karl Segerstedt MP (1876 - 1945)

Religionshistoriker, publicist och redaktör på GHT i Göteborg. Känd motståndsman mot nationalsocialismen. Referens: Biografi på svenska [ ) Wikipedia]

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Emil Nestor Setälä (1864 - 1935)

Biografi på svenska Wikipedia - foto Minister i Valtioneuvos. (Ministeri Valtioneuvos). Kilde: Wikipeida: : Eemil Nestor Setälä (auch Emil Nestor Setälä...

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James A. Michener (1907 - 1997)

James Albert Michener (/ˈmɪtʃnər/; February 3, 1907 – October 16, 1997) was an American author of more than 40 titles, the majority of which were family sagas cover...

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Gordon Lightfoot, Canadian Bard MP

Toronto, Toronto Division, Ontario, Canada

note from CLE: Gordon has six children. The sixth childs name and mother remain undiscovered at this time.Gordon LightfootFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gordon Lightfoot Birth nameGordon Meredit...

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Alfred Bernhard Nobel MP (1833 - 1896)

Alfred Nobel var en av fyra söner till Immanuel Nobel (1801-1872) och Andriette Nobel (flicknamn Ahlsell). Han och hans bröder levde i svåra förhållanden med en mycke...

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Viktor Rydberg MP (1828 - 1895)

Författare. Ledamot av Svenska Akademien (Stol n:o 16). Professor. Bibliografi LIBRIS Biografi på svenska Wikipedia Biography in english Wikipedia .

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

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

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James David Bourchier (1850 - 1920)

James David Bourchier (18 December 1850 Bruff, County Limerick - 30 December 1920 Sofia, Bulgaria) (his last name is frequently misspelled as Boucher, Baucher or Bauchar) was an Irish journalist and ...

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Phyllis B. Munday, CM (1894 - 1990)

Phyllis B Munday, CM (née James) (1894 – 1990) was a Canadian mountaineer, explorer, naturalist and humanitarian, famed for being the first woman to reach the summit of Mount Robson (wi...

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Gen. Stephen W. Kearny, Military Gov. of California (1794 - 1848)

Information on General Stephen W. Kearny from Wikipedia Stephen Watts Kearny (pronounced /ˈkɑrni/ KAR-nee; surname also appears as Kearney in some historic sources (August 30, 1794 ...

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Louis Jolliet MP (c.1645 - 1700)

Notes Location info: Québec (birth); habitait dans la région de Sept-îles Explorateur. Premier à explorer le Mississippi pour la Nouvelle-France. Expédition &#x...

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Grace Kelly MP (1929 - 1982)

Wiki - Grace Patricia Kelly bio Internet Movie Databse - Grace Kelly Biography.com - Grace Kelly articles Biography Channel - Grace Kelly Biography Find A Grave - Grace Kelly

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Frida Kahlo MP (1907 - 1954)

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

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Horace Greeley, US Congress MP (1811 - 1872)

Editor and reformer Horace Greeley changed the direction of American journalism and played an important role in the social and political movements surrounding the Civil War. His New York Tribune was Am...

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Arshile Gorky MP (1904 - 1948)

Arshile Gorky ( born Vostanik Manuk Adoyan; April 15, 1904? – July 21, 1948) was an Armenian-born American painter who had a seminal influence on Abstract Expressionism. As such, his works were ...

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George Gershwin MP (1898 - 1937)

George Gershwin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Born Jacob Gershowitz on September 26, 1898(1898-09-26), Brooklyn, New York Died July 11, 1937(1937-07-11) (aged 38), Hollywood, Californ...

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Ira Gershwin MP (1896 - 1983)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ira Gershwin Background information Birth name Israel Gershowitz Also known as Israel Gershvin Arthur Francis Born December 6, 1896(1896-12-06) Ne...

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Martha Gellhorn MP (1908 - 1998)

Martha Gellhorn was an American novelist, travel writer and journalist, considered to be one of the greatest war correspondents of the 20th century. She reported on virtually every major world conflict...

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James A. Garfield, 20th President of the USA MP (1831 - 1881)

James A. Garfield was John Hibbard's 3rd Cousin As the last of the log cabin Presidents, James A. Garfield attacked political corruption and won back for the Presidency a measure of prestige it had l...

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Judy Garland MP (1922 - 1969)

Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969) was an American actress and singer. Through a career that spanned 45 of her 47 years, Garland attained international stardom...

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T. S. Eliot MP (1888 - 1965)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Thomas Stearns Eliot (September 26, 1888 – January 4, 1965) was an American-born English poet, playwright, and literary critic, arguably the most important...

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John Muir MP (1838 - 1914)

John Muir From John Muir was one of the most influential environmentalists in America, if not the world. His writings and activism inspired a generation of conservationists -- from presidents to Bo...

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