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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 (1612 - 1676)

From Wikipedia : Paul de Chomedey, sieur de Maisonneuve (February 15, 1612 – September 9, 1676) was a French military officer and the founder of Montreal in New France. Early life Maisonne...

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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)

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

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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 Joliet (c.1645 - c.1700)

After having had previously led an expedition in the Great Lakes region in 1669, Joliet became authorized by Governor Frontenac of New France (Canada), to explore the Mississippi River and surrounding ...

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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 Ellis Gellhorn (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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Leland Stanford, Governor of California MP (1824 - 1893)

Amasa Leland Stanford (March 9, 1824 – June 21, 1893) was an American tycoon, robber baron, industrialist, politician, Governor of California, and founder of Stanford University. He was one of t...

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Elizabeth Cady Stanton MP (1815 - 1902)

Burial Find A Grave Memorial# 974 Life Wikipedia article on Elizabeth Cady Stanton Elizabeth Cady Stanton (November 12, 1815 – October 26, 1902) was an American social activist, abolitio...

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Maj. General John Sullivan (Continental Army) (1740 - 1795)

John Sullivan (b. February 17, 1740, Somersworth, New Hampshire – d. January 23, 1795, Durham, New Hampshire) was an American general in the Revolutionary War and a delegate in the Continental C...

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Robert Alphonso Taft, U.S. Senator MP (1889 - 1953)

Senator Robert A. Taft Funeral Without Formal Classification 31 July-4 August 1953 Robert A. Taft, son of former President William Howard Taft and renowned Republican senator from Ohio, died of c...

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Brevet Brigadier General Sylvanus Thayer (USA) ("Father of West Point") (1785 - 1872)

Colonel and Brevet Brigadier General Sylvanus Thayer (June 9, 1785 - September 7, 1872) also known as "the Father of West Point" was an early superintendent of the United States Military Academy at W...

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Charles Thomson, Sec'y of Cont. Congress (1729 - 1824)

-------------------- Charles Thomson (November 29, 1729 – August 16, 1824) was a Patriot leader in Philadelphia during the American Revolution and the secretary of the Continental Congress (1774...

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Sojourner Truth MP (1797 - 1883)

Isabella her given name at birth Sojourner Truth she later changed her given name to and added Truth as her surname, of which she never had a.k.a. Belle, Isabella Baumfree or Bomfree or Boumfre...

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Richard Tucker MP (1913 - 1975)

Richard Tucker - No, Pagliaccio non son (Live) , Richard Tucker: HaTikvah , Kiddush (Pesach ) , Richard Tucker sings the Kol Nidre כל נדרי . Museum of Fami...

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Walter Francis White MP (1893 - 1955)

WALTER FRANCIS WHITE, 1893-1955 Walter White was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on July 1, 1893. He was one of the seven children (he had five sisters and one brother) of George White, a Post Office emplo...

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Captain Charles Wilkes (USA) [Rear Admiral post-Civil War] (commander U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842) (1798 - 1877)

Charles Wilkes (April 3, 1798 – February 8, 1877) was an American naval officer and explorer. He led the United States Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 and commanded the ship in the Trent Affai...

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Frederic Remington MP (1861 - 1909)

Frederic Sackrider Remington (October 4, 1861 – December 26, 1909) was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the Old American West, specifical...

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Phoebe Yates Pember MP (1823 - 1913)

During the Civil War she was largely responsible for the operation of Chimbarrazo Hospital in Richmond, VA. She recounted her wartime experiences in a booklet, "A Southern Woman's Story." ---------...

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George Mason, IV MP (1725 - 1792)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor # A074817 George Mason IV (December 11, 1725 – October 7, 1792) was a United States patriot, statesman, and delegate from Virgin...

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Horace Mann, Sr. (1796 - 1859)

Horace Mann (May 4, 1796 – August 2, 1859) was an American education reformer, and a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1827 to 1833. He served in the Massachusetts Sena...

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Maj. Gen. Benjamin Lincoln (Continental Army) MP (1733 - 1810)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of MAJOR GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A070402 When he died the bells of Boston tolled for an hour. John Adams was one of his pallbearer...

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Maj. General Henry Knox (Continental Army), 1st U.S. Secretary of War MP (1750 - 1806)

Ancestor #: A067057 From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Henry Knox 1st United States Secretary of War In office March 8, 1785 – December 31, 1794 President George Washington Suc...

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Johns Hopkins MP (1795 - 1873)

Financier, philanthropist, university founder, and social activist. Important investor in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad who used the railroad during the Civil War to transport Union troops to the fro...

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Oveta Culp Hobby, 1st C.O. of the Women's Army Corps, 1st U.S. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare MP (1905 - 1995)

Oveta Culp Hobby (January 19, 1905 – August 16, 1995) was the first secretary of the US Department of Health, Education and Welfare, first commanding officer of the Women's Army Corps, and cha...

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James Hoban (1758 - 1831)

James Hoban (c. 1758 – December 8, 1831) was an Irish architect, best known for designing the White House in Washington, D.C. James Hoban was raised on an estate belonging to the Earl o...

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Milton S. Hershey (founder of The Hershey Chocolate Co.) MP (1857 - 1945)

Milton Snavely Hershey (September 13, 1857 – October 13, 1945) was an American confectioner, philanthropist, and founder of The Hershey Chocolate Company and the “company town” o...

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John Richard Hersey (1914 - 1993)

John Richard Hersey (June 17, 1914 – March 24, 1993) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American writer and journalist considered one of the earliest practitioners of the so-called New Journalism, i...

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Maj. General Winfield Scott Hancock (USA) (1824 - 1886)

Winfield Scott Hancock (February 14, 1824 – February 9, 1886) was a career U.S. Army officer and the Democratic nominee for President of the United States in 1880. He served with distinction i...

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John Foster (1648 - 1681)

John Foster (1648–1681) was the earliest American engraver and the first Boston printer.

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Commodore Stephen Decatur, Jr. (1779 - 1820)

. Commodore Stephen Decatur, Jr. (January 5, 1779 – March 22, 1820) was a United States naval officer notable for his many naval victories in the early 19th century. He was born on the eas...

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Lieut. Col. Thomas Grosvenor (1744 - 1825)

Col Thomas Grosvenor - Memorial - Birth: Sep. 20, 1744 Windham County Connecticut, USA Death: Jul. 11, 1825 Windham County Connecticut, USA Revolutionary War 1st Reg Conn Line B Famil...

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Walter Adolf Georg Gropius MP (1883 - 1969)

Walter Adolph Georg Gropius (May 18, 1883 – July 5, 1969) was a German architect and founder of the Bauhaus School[1] who, along with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Le Corbusier, is widely r...

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Adolphus Washington Greely (1844 - 1935)

Wikipedia: Adolphus Washington Greely (1844-1935), born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, was an American Polar explorer, a United States Army officer and a recipient of the Medal of Honor. EARLY MILITA...

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Martha Graham MP (1894 - 1991)

Martha Graham (May 11, 1894 – April 1, 1991) was an American modern dancer and choreographer whose influence on dance has been compared with the influence Picasso had on modern visual arts, St...

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Rube Goldberg MP (1883 - 1970)

Find A Grave Reuben Garrett Lucius "Rube" Goldberg (July 4, 1883 – December 7, 1970) was an American cartoonist, sculptor, author, engineer and inventor. Similar to Heath Robinson devices in...

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Robert H. Goddard MP (1882 - 1945)

Robert Hutchings Goddard (October 5, 1882 – August 10, 1945) was an American professor, physicist and inventor who is credited with creating and building the world's first liquid-fueled rocket...

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Robert Fulton, Jr. MP (1765 - 1815)

Robert Fulton November 14, 1765 – February 24, 1815 Parents: Robert Fulton and Mary Smith Wife Harriet Livingston Children: Birth order unknown Cornelia Robert 1808-1841 Mary Jul...

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Daniel Chester French (1850 - 1931)

Daniel Chester French (April 20, 1850 – October 7, 1931), one of the most prolific and acclaimed American sculptors of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, is best known for his mo...

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Philo Taylor Farnsworth, Sr. MP (1906 - 1971)

Philo Taylor Farnsworth (August 19, 1906 – March 11, 1971) was an American inventor. He is best known for inventing the first completely electronic television. In particular, he was the first to...

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