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Mary Todd Lincoln, First Lady (1818 - 1882)

Mary Ann Todd Lincoln (December 13, 1818 – July 16, 1882) was the First Lady of the United States when her husband, Abraham Lincoln, served as the sixteenth President, from 1861 until 1865. Born in...

Edvard Munch (1863 - 1944)

Edvard Munch (1863-1944) painter and printmaker. Parents: Wind Physician, later medical captain Christian Munch (1817-1889) and Laura Cathrine Bjølstad (1837-1868). Unmarried. Fetters son of Jacob Mu...

Max Jacob Born, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1954 (1882 - 1970)

Max Born received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1954 for his work on Quantum Mechanics. (Family name was originally Buttermilch but was changed in 1842 to Born) "The wide–ranging family histor...

Sammy Davis, Jr. (1925 - 1990)

. Samuel George "Sammy" Davis Jr . (December 8, 1925 – May 16, 1990) was an American entertainer and was also known for his impersonations of actors and other celebrities. Primarily a dancer and si...

Willa Cather (1873 - 1947)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Willa Sibert Cather (December 7, 1873 – April 24, 1947) was an American author who achieved recognition for her novels of frontier life on the Great Plains, in wo...

Willem II van Oranje-Nassau, King of the Netherlands (1792 - 1849)

WILLEM II: PRINS VAN ORANJE-NASSAU, WAS VAN 1840 TOT 1849 KONING DER NEDERLANDEN Family history The Peerage Geneall Johann the Younger #964 + #977

Martin Van Buren, 8th President of the USA (1782 - 1862)

Fue el octavo Presidente de los Estados Unidos The eighth President of the United States from 1837 to 1841. Before his presidency, he served as the eighth Vice President (1833-1837) and the 10th Se...

Jeff Bridges

A Hollywood leading man since the early 1970s and a four-time Oscar nominee, Jeff Bridges finally won an Oscar in 2010 for his performance as hard-living country singer Bad Blake in Crazy Heart. Other ...

Rosa Parks (1913 - 2005)

Profile of the day in Geni, Rosa Parks . She was an African American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress later called "the first lady of civil rights", and "the mother of the freedom moveme...

Jim Nabors (1930 - 2017)

While better known as an actor thanks to his immortal role as television's bumbling Gomer Pyle, Jim Nabors became a popular guest on variety shows in the 1960s and 1970s (including two specials of his ...

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