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Ralph F. Keeling (deceased)

Ralph F. Keeling is a professor at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. He is the Principal Investigator for the Atmospheric Oxygen Research Group at Scripps and is the director of the Scripps CO2 Pr...

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Thomas Frederick Davies, Sr. (1831 - 1905)

) Thomas Frederick Davies, Sr. (August 31, 1831 - November 9, 1905) was the third bishop of the Diocese of Michigan in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America.

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Israel Dickinson (1736 - 1777)

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Edward A. Bradford (1813 - 1872)

Edward Anthony Bradford (September 17, 1813 - November 22, 1872) was a lawyer and unsuccessful nominee to the United States Supreme Court. Biography Born in Plainfield, Connecticut, Bradford grad...

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James Wright (1927 - 1980)

) James Arlington Wright (December 13, 1927 – March 25, 1980) was an American poet. Life Wright first emerged on the literary scene in 1956 with The Green Wall, a collection of formalist v...

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Rev. Adam Clayton Powell, Sr. MP (1865 - 1953)

Religious Leader, Social Reformer, and Author. He was pastor of the historic Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, New York City, New York from 1908 to 1937, and was the father of minister and Congressm...

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Ben Sasse, U.S. Senator MP

Benjamin Eric Sasse , a Senator from Nebraska; born in Plainview, Pierce County, Nebr., February 22, 1972; B.A., Harvard University, 1994; M.A., St. John’s College, Annapolis, Md., 1998; Ph.D., ...

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Michael Mukasey, United States Attorney General MP

Michael Bernard Mukasey ( /mjuːˈkeɪzi/;[5] born July 28, 1941) is a lawyer and former judge who served as the 81st Attorney General of the United States. Mukasey, an American law...

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Oliver Wolcott, signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1726 - 1797)

Oliver Wolcott (December 1, 1726 – December 1, 1797), was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence and also the Articles of Confederation as a representative of Connecticut. ...

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Francis Burton Harrison MP (1873 - 1957)

Francis Burton Harrison served in the United States House of Representatives and was appointed Governor-General of the Philippines (1913-1921) by President Woodrow Wilson. He so loved the Philippines t...

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Rev. James Lyman Harrington B.D. MP (1848 - 1930)

DIVINITY SCHOOL James Lyman Harrington , B.D. 1876. Born June 2, 1848, in Bennington, Vt. Died February 27, 1930, in Brunswick, N. Y. Father, George Dana Harrington (B.A. 1845); son of Lyman ...

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Edwin Meese, United States Attorney General MP

Edwin "Ed" Meese, III (born December 2, 1931) is a noted Republican attorney, law professor and author who served in official capacities within the Ronald Reagan Gubernatorial Administration (1967 ...

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Dick Thornburgh, Governor, U.S. Attorney General MP

Richard Lewis "Dick" Thornburgh (born July 16, 1932) is an American lawyer and Republican politician who served as the 41st Governor of Pennsylvania from 1979 to 1987, and then as the U.S. Attorney G...

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Eneas Munson (1763 - 1852)

From a Time Magazine profile of American Revolutionary War veterans: "As a boy, Dr. Eneas Munson knew Nathan Hale, the heroic spy who was executed and said he regretted that he had only one life to...

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Reverend Daniel Waldo (1762 - 1864)

Served in the American Revolution and was a POW. Graduate of Yale University Class of 1788 1856-1864 Chaplain of US House of Represenatives In 1864 was one of 6 surving soldiers of the American rev...

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Colonel George Dana Harrington MP (1823 - 1879)

GEORGE DANA HARRINGTON , son of Lyman and Althine (Bruce) Harrington, was born at Londonderry, Windham Co., Vt., July 28, 1823. His father, the third in a family of ten children, was born in Orange, Ma...

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Philip Livingston, signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1716 - 1778)

Philip Livingston (January 15, 1716 – June 12, 1778), was an American merchant and statesman from New York City. He was a delegate for New York to the Continental Congress from 1775 to 1778, and...

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Brigadier General Sherwood Alfred Cheney MP (1873 - 1949)

Sherwood A. Cheney 1897 Cullum No. 3746 • Mar 13, 1949 • Died in Connecticut His classmates will be glad to know that our beloved Sherwood Cheney had a short illness and died very p...

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John Danforth, U.S. Senator and Ambassador to the United Nations MP

St. Louis, Missouri, United States

John Claggett "Jack" Danforth (born September 5, 1936) is a former United States Ambassador to the United Nations and former Republican United States Senator from Missouri. He is an ordained Episcopa...

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Judge Stanley Woodward (1833 - 1906)

Hon. Stanley Woodward, Additional Law Judge of Luzerne county, Pennsylvania, was born in Wilkes-Barre in 1833. Son of a former Chief Justice of Pennsylvania. Educated at the Episcopal High School and...

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Edward Norton MP

An actor of unusual talent, Edward Norton attained almost instant stardom with his film debut 1996's Primal Fear. For his thoroughly chilling breakthrough performance as a Kentucky altar boy accused of...

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Alfred Wellington Carter (1867 - 1949)

Alfred Wellington Carter (April 27, 1867 – April 27, 1949) was a lawyer and judge in the Republic of Hawaii and the Territory of Hawaii who managed the Parker Ranch. ------------------------...

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Joseph Platt Cooke (1729 - 1816)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A025396 Joseph Platt Cooke (January 4, 1730 – February 3, 1816) was an American military officer...

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David Dwight Baldwin (1831 - 1912)

DAVID DWIGHT7, Dwight6, Seth5, Abiel4, Ezra3, Jonathan2, Joseph1 David Dwight Baldwin, son of Dwight Baldwin and Charlotte Fowler, was b. at Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands, on Nov. 26,1831. he m. LOIS ...

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Dwight Baldwin (1798 - 1886)

DWIGHT6, Seth5, Abiel4, Ezra3, Jonathan2, Joseph1 Dwight Baldwin (1798–1886) was an American Christian missionary and physician on Maui, one of the Hawaiian Islands, during the Kingdom of Hawa...

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Samuel Pailthorpe King (1916 - 2010)

Samuel Pailthorpe King (April 13, 1916 – December 7, 2010) was an American lawyer and judge. Since 1972 he served as judge on the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii.

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Walter F. Frear, 3rd Territorial Governor of Hawaii, Chief Justice of the Hawaiʻi Supreme Court (1863 - 1948)

Walter Francis Frear (October 29, 1863 – January 22, 1948) was a lawyer and judge in the Kingdom of Hawaii and Republic of Hawaii, and the third Territorial Governor of Hawaii from 1907 to 191...

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Walter Frear (1828 - 1922)

Reverend Walter Frear, was born in Poughkeepsie, New York August 16, 1828, graduated from Yale in 1851, came to the Kingdom of Hawaii as a missionary'

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Theodore Richards Noyes (1841 - 1903)

Theodore was Noyes’ first child with his only legally married wife. Theodore was educated at Yale as a doctor. He briefly held the leadership of the Community (May 1877-January 1878). He influen...

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Horatio Seymour, I (1844 - 1907)

. Horatio Seymour Jr. (January 8, 1844 – February 21, 1907) was an American civil engineer, surveyor and politician from New York. Life He was born on January 8, 1844 in Utica, New York. ...

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Edward Woodruff Seymour (1832 - 1892)

Edward Woodruff Seymour (August 30, 1832 – October 16, 1892) was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Connecticut, son of Origen Storrs Seymour, great-nephew ...

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Origen S. Seymour, US Congress (1804 - 1881)

US Congressman. Seymour was a member of the Connecticut state house for several sessions. During his 1850 term, he was the Speaker of the State House. He served as a U.S. Representative from Connec...

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Horatio Seymour, U.S. Senator (1778 - 1857)

) Horatio Seymour (May 31, 1778 – November 21, 1857) was a United States Senator from Vermont. He was the uncle of Origen S. Seymour and the great-uncle of Origen's son Edward W. Seymour. ...

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Bouvier Beale (1922 - 1994)

Bouvier Beale (13 February 1922 – 3 May 1994) was a prominent American lawyer. Beale was a son of Edith Ewing Bouvier Beale and a brother of Edith Bouvier Beale whose lives were highlighted in...

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Stanley Greenspan, MD MP (1941 - 2010)

Stanley Greenspan (June 1, 1941 – April 27, 2010) was a clinical professor of Psychiatry, Behavioral Science, and Pediatrics at George Washington University Medical School and a practicing child...

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David Gaub McCullough MP

David Gaub McCullough (pronounced /məˈkʌlə/; born July 7, 1933) is an American author, narrator, historian, and lecturer. He is a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and...

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Zoe Kazan MP

Zoe Swicord Kazan (born September 9, 1983) is an American actress, screenwriter, and playwright. Early life and education Kazan was born in Los Angeles, the daughter of screenwriters Nicholas Kaz...

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Liev Schreiber MP

Isaac Liev Schreiber (/ˈliːɨv/; born October 4, 1967) is an American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter. He became known during the late 1990s and early 2000s, having ap...

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Edwin Wales Robertson (1863 - 1928)

When he died of a heart attack, at age 65, on a business trip to New York City on November 20, 1928, The New York Times published a column-long story with the headline, "E. W. ROBERTSON, CAPITALIST...

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Angus Dun (1892 - 1971)

Angus Dun (May 4, 1892, New York – August 12, 1971, Washington) was a noted United States clergyman and author, who served as the 4th Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington in Washingto...

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Chris Cuomo MP

Christopher "Chris" Cuomo is a television journalist and co-anchor for CNN's weekday morning show New Day. He is the son of former New York Governor Mario Cuomo and the brother of current Governor Andr...

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Laurence Vincent Benet (1865 - 1948)

L. V. BENET IS DEAD; BUILT MACHINE-GUN Engineer With Hotchkiss Firm For 50 Years Helped Improve Firing Speed of Weapon WASHINGTON, May 21, 1948 – Laurence Vincent Benet, internationally know...

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William Rose Benét (1886 - 1950)

William Rose Benét (February 2, 1886 – May 4, 1950)  was the brother of the poet and novelist Stephen Vincent Benét and the husband of the American poet Elinor Wylie. He was...

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Ambrose Spencer (1765 - 1838)

Ambrose Spencer held many important Albany, New York State and Government positions including Mayor of Albany (1824-1826), State Attorney General (1802-1804), Justice of the Supreme Court (1804) and ...

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Kiliaen K. Van Rensselaer (1763 - 1845)

Killian Killian Van Rensselaer (June 9, 1763 – June 18, 1845) was an American lawyer and politician who served in the United States Congress as a Representative from the state of New York. He ...

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Henry M. Sage (1868 - 1933)

Henry Manning Sage (May 18, 1868 in Albany, New York – September 25, 1933 in Menands, Albany County, New York) was an American politician from New York. Life He was the son of Dean Sage (1...

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Norton Chase (1861 - 1922)

Norton Chase (September 3, 1861 Albany, New York – 1922) was an American lawyer and politician from New York. Life He was the son of Nelson H. Chase. He graduated from The Albany Academy i...

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Samuel Dickinson Hubbard (1799 - 1855)

Samuel Dickinson Hubbard (August 10, 1799 – October 8, 1855) was born in Middletown, Connecticut. He pursued classical studies at Yale College and graduated in 1819. He practiced law from 1823...

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Gene Scott (1937 - 2006)

) Eugene Lytton Scott (December 28, 1937 – March 20, 2006) was an American tennis player of the 1960s. He was the founder (1974) editor and publisher of the magazine Tennis Week. The combi...

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Stephen "Laddie" Sanford (1899 - d.)

Stephen "Laddie" Sanford was an international polo player as well as director of the Bigelow-Sanford Carpet Company. In 1923 he became the first American to win the most prestigious steeplechase race...

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Sheffield Phelps (1921 - 2006)

Sheffield Phelps (1921–2006) was an American businessperson, and a prominent figure in the art community. He was the scion of an old New England family who moved to Washington state and rose t...

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Truxtun Hare, Jr. (c.1907 - 1999)

Truxtun Hare, Jr. was an All American football player at Yale, class of 1933. Truxtun served in the Navy, the CIA and was President of the Pennsylvania Hospital from 1957 to 1970.

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Peter Frelinghuysen, Jr. (1916 - 2011)

Hood Ballantine Frelinghuysen II (January 17, 1916 – May 23, 2011) represented New Jersey in the United States House of Representatives as a Republican from 1953 to 1975. Biography Pet...

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J. Richardson Dilworth (1916 - 1997)

J. Richardson Dilworth (1916 – December 29, 1997) was a leading businessman best known for being a lawyer for the Rockefeller family.

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Richardson Dilworth, Mayor of Philadelphia (1898 - 1974)

Richardson K. Dilworth (August 29, 1898 – January 23, 1974) was an American Democratic Party politician, born in the Pittsburgh area, who served as the 117th Mayor of Philadelphia from 1956 to...

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Peter H. Dominick, U.S. Senator MP (1915 - 1981)

Peter Hoyt Dominick (July 7, 1915 – March 18, 1981) was a politician and lawyer from Colorado. A member of the Republican Party, he served in the United States Senate from 1963 to 1975. His un...

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William Congdon (1912 - 1998)

William Grosvenor Congdon (April 15, 1912, Providence, Rhode Island – April 15, 1998, Milan, Italy) was an American painter who gained notoriety as an artist in New York City in the 1940s, but...

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Wayne Chatfield-Taylor, U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce and Assistant Secretary of the Treasury (1893 - 1967)

Wayne Chatfield-Taylor (December 19, 1893 – November 22, 1967) was Under Secretary of Commerce and Assistant Secretary of the Treasury under President Franklin D. Roosevelt. The son of aut...

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Mills B. Lane, Jr. (1912 - 1989)

In the 1950s and 1960s Mills B. Lane Jr. played an important role in Atlanta's political development and economic expansion. As president of Atlanta-based Citizens and Southern National Bank (C&S), L...

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J. Watson Webb, Jr. (1916 - 2000)

. James Watson Webb III (known as James Jr.) (January 9, 1916 – June 10, 2000) was an American film editor and heir to both the Havemeyer and Vanderbilt families. Biography He was born in ...

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Judge John Hubbard (1703 - 1773)

The son of John & Mabel (Russell) Hubbard, he married (1) Elizabeth Stevens on Aug. 30, 1724 in Killingworth, CT., Mary (Dickerman) Todd, widow of Michael Todd, Jr. on Sept. 13, 1745 in New Haven, CT.,...

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Reverend John Hubbard (1727 - 1786)

Gravestone Inscription: In Memory of the Revd John Hubbard A. M., Pastor of the Church in Meriden...Aet. 60. He was a rational and serious Christian Exemplary for Gravity Integrity Piety and Benevole...

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Walt Whitman Rostow MP (1916 - 2003)

Walt Whitman Rostow (also known as Walt Rostow or W.W. Rostow) (October 7, 1916 – February 13, 2003) was a United States economist and political theorist who served as Special Assistant for Na...

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Newbold Morris (1902 - 1966)

Newbold Morris (February 2, 1902 - March 30, 1966) was an American politician, lawyer, president of the New York City Council, and two-time candidate for mayor of New York City. Born Augustus Newbo...

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Howard Kingsbury (1904 - 1991)

Howard Thayer Kingsbury, Jr. (September 11, 1904 – October 27, 1991) was an American rower who competed in the 1924 Summer Olympics. He was born in New York City and died in Yarmouthport, Ma...

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Charles Grimes (1935 - 2007)

) Charles Livingston Grimes (July 9, 1935 – February 5, 2007) was an American competition rower and Olympic champion. Early life Grimes was the son of Charles Pennebaker Grimes and Louise ...

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Marshall Green (1916 - 1998)

Marshall Green (1916–1998) was a United States diplomat whose career focused on East Asia. Green was the senior American diplomat in South Korea at the time of the 1960 April Revolution, and...

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Ashbel Green Gulliver (1897 - 1974)

Ashbel Green Gulliver (November 23, 1897, Connecticut - July 3, 1974, Hanover, New Hampshire) was the Dean of Yale Law School from 1940 to 1946. His nickname was "Peyl"—from ashpail.

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Erastus Corning 2nd (1909 - 1983)

Erastus Corning 2nd (October 7, 1909 – May 28, 1983) was an American politician. He was Mayor of Albany, New York for more than 40 years, from 1942 to 1983, when Albany County was controlled b...

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Richard M. Bissell, Jr. (CIA official) (1910 - 1994)

. Richard Mervin Bissell, Jr. (September 18, 1910 – February 7, 1994) was an American Central Intelligence Agency officer responsible for major projects such as the U-2 spy plane and the Bay o...

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Tracy Barnes (CIA official) (1911 - 1972)

Charles Tracy Barnes (August 2, 1911 – February 18, 1972) was a senior staff member at the United States' Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), serving as principal manager of CIA operations in t...

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James C. Auchincloss, US Congress (1885 - 1976)

James Coats Auchincloss (January 19, 1885 – October 2, 1976) was an American businessman and Republican Party politician who represented New Jersey's 3rd congressional district in the United S...

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Duncan Phillips (1886 - 1966)

) Duncan Phillips (1886–1966) was a Washington, DC, based art collector and critic who played a seminal role in introducing America to modern art. The grandson of James H. Laughlin, a banker a...

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Laughlin Phillips (1924 - 2010)

Laughlin Phillips (October 20, 1924 – January 24, 2010), also known as Loc Phillips, was an American museum director from Washington, D.C. The son of wealthy art collectors, he managed The Phi...

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Edward M. Kennedy, Jr. MP

Branford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States

Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy, Jr . (born September 26, 1961) is an American entrepreneur, investment banker and lawyer. He is a co-founder and the president of the Marwood Group, a financial-services fir...

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Franklin S. Billings, Jr. (1922 - 2014)

. Franklin Swift Billings, Jr. (June 5, 1922 – March 9, 2014) was an American politician and judge from the state of Vermont. Billings served as Speaker of the Vermont House of Representatives...

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Newton Steers (1917 - 1993)

Newton Ivan Steers, Jr. (January 13, 1917 – February 11, 1993), a Republican, was a U.S. Congressman who represented Maryland's 8th congressional district from January 3, 1977 to January 3, 1979.

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Ernest K. Gann (1910 - 1991)

Ernest Kellogg Gann (October 13, 1910 – December 19, 1991) was an American aviator, author, sailor, and conservationist. Books and novels

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Samuel Dickinson Hubbard, U.S. Postmaster General (1799 - 1855)

Samuel Dickinson Hubbard (August 10, 1799 – October 8, 1855) was born in Middletown, Connecticut. He pursued classical studies at Yale College and graduated in 1819. He practiced law from 1823...

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Francis Granger, 10th Postmaster General (1792 - 1868)

Francis Granger (December 1, 1792 – August 31, 1868) was a Representative from New York. He was the son of Gideon Granger, another Postmaster General, and the first cousin of Amos P. Granger. ...

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Gideon Granger, 4th Postmaster General (1767 - 1822)

Gideon Granger Jr. was the fourth Postmaster General of the U.S. under Thomas Jefferson. He held that office for 13 years, 8 under Jefferson, and 5 under James Madison and was one of the eight original...

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Joyce Maynard MP

Daphne Joyce Maynard (born November 5, 1953) is an American author known for writing with candor about her life, as well as for her works of fiction and hundreds of essays and newspaper columns, ofte...

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Alex Beam MP

Alex Beam (born 1954) is an American writer and journalist. He is also a columnist for The Boston Globe. He has worked at Newsweek and BusinessWeek, where his tenure included Boston and Moscow bureau...

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Robert Sargent Shriver, III MP

Robert Sargent "Bobby" Shriver III (born April 28, 1954) is an activist, attorney, journalist and member of the Kennedy family living in Santa Monica, California. He was a member of the Santa Monica ...

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James K. Galbraith MP

James Kenneth Galbraith (born January 29, 1952) is an American economist who writes frequently for the popular press on economic topics. He is currently a professor at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of...

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Warren McClamroch Hoge MP

Warren McClamroch Hoge (born 1941) is an American journalist, much of whose long career has been at The New York Times. From 2004 until mid-2008, he served as the Times 's foreign correspondent at th...

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James F. Hoge, Jr. MP

. James Fulton Hoge, Jr. (born 1935) was the editor of Foreign Affairs and the Peter G. Peterson Chair at the Council on Foreign Relations. His principal areas of expertise are U.S. Foreign Policy an...

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Richard Hooker Wilmer (1816 - 1900)

Richard Hooker Wilmer (March 15, 1816 – June 14, 1900) was the second bishop of Alabama in the Episcopal Church. A firm believer in slavery, Richard Wilmer was the only bishop to be consecra...

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Burke Marshall (1922 - 2003)

Burke Marshall (October 1, 1922 – June 2, 2003) was an American lawyer and the head of the Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of Justice during the Civil Rights Era.

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Frates Slick Seeligson (1923 - 2006)

Frates Slick Seeligson, born in San Antonio in 1923, died on November 28, 2006. He was a graduate of Philips Exeter Academy, Yale University and the University of Texas School of Law. Frates was an h...

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Arthur A. Seeligson, Jr. (1920 - 2001)

. Arthur Addison Seeligson, Jr. (October 29, 1920 - April 17, 2001) was an American oilman, rancher, and a Thoroughbred racehorse owner/breeder. Family Seeligson was born in San Antonio, Texas, t...

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David Hall (1916 - 2012)

) David Hall (born December 16, 1916 in New Rochelle, New York; died April 10, 2012 in Castine, Maine) was a sound archivist and writer.

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Jack R. Howard (1910 - 1998)

Jack R. Howard (1910–1998) was an American broadcasting executive. He was president of the E. W. Scripps Company from 1953 to 1976. Born in Manhattan, the son of Roy W. Howard, a founder o...

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Dwight MacDonald (1906 - 1982)

Dwight Macdonald (March 24, 1906 – December 19, 1982) was a U.S. writer, editor, film critic, social critic, philosopher, and political radical. Early life and career Dwight Macdonald was ...

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James Cowan Greenway, Jr. (Ornithologist) (1903 - 1989)

In memoriam: James C. Greenway, Jr. 1903-1989 Francois Vuilleumier Department of Ornithology, The American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York, New York 10024, USA...

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Jess Sweetser (1902 - 1989)

Jesse W. Sweetser (April 18, 1902 – May 27, 1989) was an amateur golfer, best known as the first American-born player to win the British Amateur (the first U.S. citizen to win it was the Austr...

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Louis Melville Loeb (1898 - 1979)

Louis Melville Loeb (July 12, 1898 – March 16, 1979) was a New York City lawyer, general counsel for The New York Times, and a president of the New York City Bar Association.

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Red Rolfe (1908 - 1969)

Robert Abial "Red" Rolfe (October 17, 1908 – July 8, 1969) was an American third baseman, manager and front-office executive in Major League Baseball. A native of Penacook, New Hampshire, he...

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