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Spencer T. Bachus, III, a Representative from Alabama; born in Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala., December 28, 1947; B.A., Auburn University, Auburn, Ala., 1969; J.D., University of Alabama School o...

11/20/2015 Yesterday

Scott Garrett, a Representative from New Jersey; born in Englewood, Bergen County, N.J., July 9, 1959; graduated from High Point Regional High School, Sussex, N.J., 1977; B.A., Montclair State Univer...

10/4/2016 Yesterday

Scott P. Brown is a Republican who won the Massachusetts Senate Special Election for the Massachusetts Senate seat left vacant by the death of Ted Kennedy. Brown also holds the rank of Lieutenant Colon...

2/1/2010 Yesterday

Rod J. Rosenstein (born 1965) is the United States Attorney for the District of Maryland and a former nominee to the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. President Donald Trump no...

3/8/2017 Yesterday

George Ervin "Sonny" Perdue III (born December 20, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 81st Governor of Georgia from 2003 to 2011. Upon his inauguration in January 2003, he became the f...

11/9/2014 Yesterday

Charlotte Mailliard MP

San Fran

Charlotte Mailliard Shultz, RVO (born Charlotte Smith; September 26, 1933) is an American heiress and socialite. She is the Chief of Protocol for the state of California, and the Chief of Protocol fo...

5/6/2007 Yesterday

Victor Ames Swanson MP

Batavia, Kane County, Illinois, United States

Victor Swanson is a candidate for the Democratic nomination in Illinois' 14th Congressional District race in 2018. Official campaign biography : "My name is Victor A. Swanson, and I am running fo...

7/14/2016 Yesterday

Andrew Jackson Kuykendall (March 3, 1815 – May 11, 1891) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois. Born in Gallatin County, Illinois, Kuykendall completed preparatory studies and later studied law. ...

4/23/2017 4/23/2017

William N. Mitchell was the paternal ancestor of a long line of prominent citizens, he served as Williamson County Clerk, Marion Postmaster, was the fourth and last person to serve as President of an i...

4/23/2017 4/23/2017

From the Chicago Daily Tribune, Monday, April 12, 1920: TUTHILL -- Judge Richard S. Tuthill, at his residence, 1310 Lake st., Evanston, Saturday, April 10, 1920. Funeral Monday at 3:30 p.m. from St. ...

5/23/2016 4/22/2017

Alexander Hamilton ABNEY was born on 24 March 1822 in Richmond, Virginia, son of Thomas Hamilton ABNEY and Mary Ann Holmes. Alexander Hamilton ABNEY appeared on a census, enumerated 1 June 1830, in t...

7/28/2007 4/21/2017

Dr. Thomas T. Minor MP (1844 - 1889)

Thomas T. Minor, (February 20, 1844 – December 2, 1889) was a physician, businessman, civic and political leader who founded the Seattle, Lake Shore and Eastern Railway and served as mayor of Seattle...

6/26/2010 4/21/2017

Came from Jamaica to Philadelphia and was engaged in the shipping trade with Isaac Norris., whose daughter Mary he married in 1717. He was very prominent in the community; was a Provincial Councillor 1...

4/18/2017 4/18/2017

John Bidwell (August 5, 1819 – April 4, 1900) was known throughout California and across the nation as an important pioneer, farmer, soldier, statesman, politician, prohibitionist and philanthropist....

12/26/2011 4/18/2017

Thomas Bowles Shannon MP (1827 - 1897)

Thomas Bowles Shannon, a Representative from California; born in Westmoreland County, Pa., September 21, 1827; attended the public schools; moved to Illinois in 1844 and to California in 1849; engage...

4/18/2017 4/18/2017

Frederick Low, Governor MP (1828 - 1894)

Frederick Ferdinand Low (June 30, 1828 – July 21, 1894) was an American politician, US congressman and the ninth governor of California. Biography Born in Frankfort (now Winterport, Maine) in...

3/26/2013 4/18/2017

Benjamin Piatt Runkle (September 3, 1836 – June 28, 1916) was one of the seven founders of Sigma Chi fraternity at Miami University, and led a regiment and a brigade in the Union Army during the Am...

11/25/2013 4/18/2017

Mayor James G Barry MP (1800 - 1880)

Barry was elected in April 1849 as the mayor of St. Louis, for a term of one year.[citation needed] Within a month of being elected, the Great Fire of 1849 in St. Louis occurred. On May 17, 1849,...

4/18/2017 4/18/2017

Frederick Madison Roberts MP (1879 - 1952)

Frederick Madison Roberts (September 14, 1879–July 19, 1952) was an American newspaper owner and editor, educator and business owner who was the first known man of African American descent elected to...

2/5/2011 4/17/2017

Thomas D. Thacher MP (1881 - 1950)

Thomas Day Thacher (September 10, 1881 – November 12, 1950) was a lawyer and judge in New York City.

3/26/2014 4/16/2017

William Walter Phelps MP (1839 - 1894)

William Walter Phelps (August 24, 1839 – June 17, 1894), the son of John Jay Phelps, a successful New York City merchant and financier, was born in Dundaff, Pennsylvania. During his successful bankin...

8/15/2008 4/16/2017

John Perkins, Jr. MP (1819 - 1885)

A Representative from Louisiana; born in Natchez, Miss., July 1, 1819; received his early education from private tutors; was graduated from Yale College in 1840 and from the law department of Harvard...

7/12/2009 4/15/2017

Dwight Foster MP (1828 - 1884)

Dwight Foster (1828–April 18, 1884) graduated from Yale College 1848, where he was a member of Skull and Bones, and was admitted to the bar in Massachusetts the following year. He served as Massachus...

9/7/2009 4/15/2017

Jesus Gloria Molina (born May 31, 1948) is an American politician and a former member of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

4/14/2017 4/15/2017

Samuel Powel (1738—September 29, 1793) was a colonial and post-colonial mayor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and graduated in 1759 from the College of Phila...

4/6/2009 4/14/2017

utumn Burke (born November 23, 1973) is an American politician currently serving in the California State Assembly. She is a Democrat representing the 62nd Assembly District, which encompasses portion...

4/14/2017 4/14/2017

Yvonne Brathwaite Burke (born October 5, 1932) was the first African-American woman elected to the California legislature as well as the first African-American woman to represent the West Coast in Co...

4/14/2017 4/14/2017

Walter William (Wally) Herger, a Representative from California; born in Yuba City, Calif., May 20, 1945; graduated from East Nicolaus High School, Nicolaus, Calif.; attended California State Univers...

4/13/2017 4/13/2017

John E. Raker, U.S. Congress MP (1863 - 1926)

John Edward Raker, a Representative from California; born near Knoxville, Knox County, Ill., February 22, 1863; moved with his parents to Lassen County, Calif., in 1873; attended the public schools a...

6/26/2016 4/13/2017

Duncan E. McKinlay MP (1862 - 1914)

Duncan E. McKinlay, a Representative from California; born in Orillia, Ontario, Canada, October 6, 1862; attended the common schools; later learned the trade of carriage painting and worked in Flint,...

4/13/2017 4/13/2017

Theodore Arlington Bell MP (1872 - 1922)

Theodore Arlington Bell, a Representative from California; born in Vallejo, Solano County, Calif., July 25, 1872; moved with his parents to St. Helena, Napa County, in 1876; attended the common schoo...

4/13/2017 4/13/2017

Samuel D. Woods MP (1845 - 1915)

Samuel Davis Woods, a Representative from California; born in Mount Pleasant, Maury County, Tenn., September 19, 1845; moved with his parents to Stockton, Calif., in February 1850; attended the publi...

4/13/2017 4/13/2017

Marion De Vries, a Representative from California; born on a ranch near Woodbridge, San Joaquin County, Calif., August 15, 1865; attended the public schools; was graduated from the San Joaquin Valley...

4/13/2017 4/13/2017

Samuel Fowler, U.S. Congress MP (1779 - 1844)

Samuel Fowler was a doctor, state legislator, and member of the United States House of Representatives from northwestern New Jersey. As the owner of zinc and iron mines and an iron works at Franklin, N...

4/8/2015 4/13/2017

Greg Gianforte (born April 17, 1961) is an American engineer, businessman, and politician. He is the Republican nominee for Montana's House seat in the 2017 special election. He ran unsuccessfully fo...

6/25/2007 4/12/2017

Thomas Jonathan "Jon" Ossoff (born February 16, 1987) is an American investigative filmmaker, former congressional aide, and Democratic candidate running in the 2017 special election to represent Geo...

3/3/2017 4/12/2017

William P. Bundy MP (1917 - 2000)

William Putnam "Bill" Bundy was a member of the CIA and foreign affairs advisor to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. He had a key role in planning the Vietnam War. After leaving governm...

2/19/2009 4/12/2017

Eben Alexander MP (1851 - 1910)

Eben Alexander (March 9, 1851, Knoxville - March 11, 1910) was an American scholar, educator, dean and ambassador. Alexander attended the University of Tennessee (then known as East Tennessee Uni...

10/30/2011 4/12/2017

Hon. Kennedy L. Blood MP (1824 - 1895)

Of Brookville, Jefferson County; Kennedy Blood was born in Hagerstown Md., February 16, 1824, the son of Cyrus and Jane (McNulty) Blood. His father was a mathematics teacher at 17, Chambersburg Academy...

4/11/2017 4/11/2017

James McKnight, Jr. MP (1813 - c.1853)

James McKnightJr., born September 9, 1813, migrated to Texas and was elected mayor of Galveston. He next went to South America, where he died at the age of forty years. Source -

4/11/2017 4/11/2017

Dr. William James McKnight MP (1836 - 1918)

Born on May 6, 1836, Brookville, Jefferson County, the son of Alexander and Mary Polly (Thompson) McKnight; attended common schools; worked on farms and as a typesetter for a local printer, who produce...

4/11/2017 4/11/2017

Lt. Col. Alexander McKnight MP (1810 - 1837)

Alexander McKnight was the second son of James and Jane McNutt McKnight. On May 10, 1831, he married Mary Thompson, the daughter of William Thompson of Altman's run, and grand-daughter of Rev. John Jam...

4/11/2017 4/11/2017

Eugene Schuyler MP (1840 - 1890)

Eugene Schuyler (Ithaca, New York, February 26, 1840 – Venice, Italy, July 16, 1890) was a nineteenth-century American scholar, writer, explorer and diplomat. Schuyler was of the first three American...

10/30/2011 4/11/2017

Rob Quist MP

"Rob"

Robert "Rob" Quist (born January 5, 1948) is an American singer, guitarist, banjo player, award-winning songwriter and politician. His songs have been recorded by artists Michael Martin Murphey and L...

4/11/2017 4/11/2017

Robert Lee Ahn is a special election candidate seeking election to the U.S. House to represent the 34th Congressional District of California.

4/9/2017 4/11/2017

Jimmy Gomez (born November 25, 1974) is an American politician currently serving in the California State Assembly. He is a Democrat representing the 51st Assembly District, which encompasses northeas...

4/9/2017 4/11/2017

Kay Ellen Ivey (born October 15, 1944) is an American politician currently serving as the 54th Governor of Alabama, and is member of the Republican Party. Ivey served as the 38th Alabama State Treasu...

4/10/2017 4/10/2017

Frederic Collin Walcott (February 19, 1869 – April 27, 1949) was a United States Senator from Connecticut. Born in New York Mills, Oneida County, New York, he attended the public schools of Utica, Ne...

11/1/2011 4/10/2017

Walker Blaine MP (1855 - 1890)

Walker Blaine (1855-1890) was an official in the United States Department of State. Biography Walker Blaine was born in Augusta, Maine on May 8, 1855, the son of James G. Blaine and Harriet (Stan...

10/31/2011 4/10/2017

John Patton, Jr. (October 30, 1850 – May 24, 1907) was a U.S. Senator from the state of Michigan. Patton, the son of John Patton and the brother of Charles Emory Patton, was born in Curwensville, P...

2/15/2008 4/10/2017

Simon Wolf MP (1836 - 1923)

Simon Wolf (28 October 1836 - 4 June 1923) was a United States businessman, lawyer, writer, diplomat and Jewish activist. Biography Wolf was born in Hinzweiler, Kingdom of Bavaria. He emigrated t...

4/10/2017 4/10/2017

Scott Candler MP (1887 - 1973)

"Scott Candler"

George Scott Candler (1887-1973) — also known as Scott Candler — of Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga. Born in Decatur, DeKalb County, Ga., June 23, 1887. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention ...

4/10/2017 4/10/2017

Asa Griggs Candler (December 30, 1851 – March 12, 1929) was an American business tycoon who made most of his money selling Coca-Cola. He also served as mayor of Atlanta, Georgia from 1916 to 1919. Ca...

4/9/2010 4/10/2017

Stanley Woodward, Sr. (March 12, 1899[1]-August 17, 1992[2]) was the White House Chief of Protocol under Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Harry S. Truman. He was a favorite social companion of FDR. Nota...

10/29/2011 4/9/2017

Charles Sheldon Whitehouse (November 5, 1921 – June 25, 2001) was an American career Foreign Service Officer. He was U.S. Ambassador to Laos and Thailand in the 1970s. Early life Mr. Whitehouse w...

12/6/2009 4/9/2017

Anthony C. Higgins (October 1, 1840 - June 26, 1912) was a lawyer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran of the Civil War and a member of the Republican, who...

1/17/2012 4/9/2017

Burton Norvell Harrison was a Yale-educated lawyer, the private secretary to Confederate President Jefferson Davis, and a politician. Reference: "Burton Harrison". Wikipedia.org. . Date published...

9/4/2008 4/9/2017

Morrison Remick Waite, nicknamed "Mott" (November 29, 1816 – March 23, 1888) was the seventh Chief Justice of the United States from 1874 to 1888. Early life and education He was born at Lyme, Co...

7/3/2011 4/9/2017

F. Trubee Davison MP (1896 - 1974)

Frederick Trubee Davison , usually known as F. Trubee Davison , or Trubee Davison , was an American World War I aviator, Assistant US Secretary of War, Director of Personnel for the Central Intelligenc...

10/22/2011 4/9/2017

George Washington Woodruff (February 22, 1864 – March 24, 1934) was an American football player, rower, coach, teacher, lawyer and politician. He served as the head football coach at the University o...

10/22/2011 4/9/2017

Potter Stewart (January 23, 1915 – December 7, 1985) was an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. During his tenure, he made, among other areas, major contributions to criminal justic...

7/6/2011 4/9/2017

Robert Abercrombie Lovett (14 September 1895 - 7 May 1986) was the fourth United States Secretary of Defense, serving in the cabinet of President Harry S. Truman from 1951 to 1953 and in this capacit...

10/23/2011 4/8/2017

Henry John "Jack" Heinz, II MP (1908 - 1987)

Henry John Heinz II, best known as Jack Heinz, (1908–1987) was an American business executive and CEO of the H. J. Heinz Company based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was the grandson and name...

10/24/2011 4/8/2017

David Ignatius Walsh (November 11, 1872 – June 11, 1947) was a United States politician from Massachusetts. As a member of the Democratic Party, he served in the state legislature and then as the 43r...

3/29/2013 4/7/2017

William Barrett Washburn (January 31, 1820 – October 5, 1887) was an American politician from Massachusetts who served in the United States House of Representatives and as the 28th Governor of Massac...

10/30/2011 4/7/2017

Richard D. Hubbard, Governor MP (1818 - 1884)

Richard Dudley Hubbard (September 7, 1818 - February 28, 1884) was a United States Representative and the 48th Governor of Connecticut. Born in Berlin, Connecticut, he was orphaned while young, he pu...

10/30/2011 4/7/2017

Evan (Van) Griffith Galbraith (July 2, 1928 – January 21, 2008) was the United States Ambassador to France from 1981 to 1985 under Ronald Reagan and the Secretary of Defense Representative in Europe ...

10/29/2011 4/7/2017

James Jeremiah "Jerry" Wadsworth (June 12, 1905 – March 13, 1984)[1] was a U.S. diplomat. A member of the prominent Genesee Valley Wadsworths, he was a direct descendant of pioneer William Wadsworth,...

10/28/2011 4/7/2017

Gen. Joseph Buell MP (1763 - 1812)

A pioneer settler of Marietta. Sgt in the U.S. Army 1785. Arrived at Ft. Harmar, OH May 8, 1786. Ohio State Senator 1803 - 1805. Associate Judge 1804 - 1810. Major General of the Militia 1803...

2/20/2010 4/7/2017

Gov. Daniel Rogers MP (1754 - 1806)

Daniel Rogers (January 3, 1754 – February 2, 1806) was an American miller and politician from Milford, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Federalist Party, who served in the Delaware ...

4/17/2013 4/7/2017

Henry Baldwin Harrison (September 11, 1821 - October 29, 1901) was a Republican politician and the 52nd Governor of Connecticut. Biography Harrison was born in New Haven, Connecticut. He graduate...

5/27/2013 4/7/2017

Thomas William Ludlow Ashley (January 11, 1923 – June 15, 2010), usually known as Lud Ashley, was an American politician of the Democratic party. He served as a U.S. representative from Ohio from 195...

1/12/2013 4/7/2017

Luzon B. Morris, Governor MP (1827 - 1895)

Luzon Buritt Morris (April 16, 1827 – August 22, 1895) was an American lawyer and politician from Connecticut. He served as the 55th Governor of Connecticut, Biography Morris was born in Newtown,...

9/2/2010 4/7/2017

Daniel Henry Chamberlain (June 23, 1835 – April 13, 1907) was a planter, lawyer, author and the 76th Governor of South Carolina from 1874 until 1877. Daniel H. Chamberlain was born in West Brookfie...

10/30/2011 4/7/2017

Joe Biden, 47th Vice President of the USA MP

"Joe"

Washington D.C., DC, USA

Joseph Robinette "Joe" Biden, Jr. (pronunciation: /ˈdʒoʊzɪf rɒbɪˈnɛt ˈbaɪdən/; born November 20, 1942) is the 47th and current Vice President of the United States, serving under President Barack Obam...

9/27/2010 4/5/2017

Charles D. "Pug" Ravenel MP (1938 - 2017)

S.C. Encyclopedia | Charles “Pug” Ravenel was born in Charleston on February 14, 1938, the son of Charles F. Ravenel and Yvonne Marie Michel. A football standout in high school in Charleston, he gr...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Boris Epshteyn (born 1982) is a Russian-born American Republican political strategist, investment banker, and attorney. He was a senior advisor to Donald Trump's 2016 campaign for President of the Un...

1/30/2017 4/5/2017

Michael Ellis serves as Special Assistant to the President, Senior Associate Counsel to the President, and Deputy National Security Council Legal Advisor. Most recently, Mr. Ellis served as General Cou...

12/13/2010 4/5/2017

John Eisenberg will serve as Deputy Assistant to the President, NSC Legal Advisor, and Deputy Counsel to the President for National Security Affairs. From 2006-2009, Eisenberg served as a senior nation...

3/31/2017 4/5/2017

President Trump announced the appointment of Reed Cordish to the newly created position of Special Assistant to the President for Intragovernmental and Technology Initiatives. Source - See Also...

3/19/2017 4/5/2017

Gary D. Cohn (born August 27, 1960) is an American investment banker. He is currently the president and COO of investment banking and securities firm Goldman Sachs. Early life and education Gary ...

3/5/2010 4/5/2017

Ezra Asa Cohen-Watnick (born May 18, 1986) is the Senior Director for Intelligence Programs for the United States National Security Council (NSC).

3/31/2017 4/5/2017

Avrahm Berkowitz MP

"Avrahmi", "Avi"

Local Yeshiva Ketana Boy Heads to the White House Lenore Davis January 22, 2017 YESHIVA KETANA OF LONG ISLAND BOY HEADS TO THE WHITEHOUSE By: Suri Stern It is with great joy that I announce tha...

4/3/2017 4/5/2017

William W. Hoppin, Governor MP (1807 - 1890)

William Warner Hoppin (September 1, 1807 – April 18, 1880) was the 24th Governor of Rhode Island from 1854 to 1857. Early life Hoppin was a native of Providence, Rhode Island. He graduated fr...

4/12/2013 4/4/2017

Gen. Robert Wood Johnson MP (1893 - 1968)

Robert Wood Johnson II was a United States businessman. He was the president of Johnson & Johnson between 1932 and 1938, and chairman of the board from 1938 until 1963. He was the son of the founder ...

12/21/2009 4/4/2017

William Andrews Clark, Sr. was a U.S. senator from Montana and Gilded Age copper magnate from Montana, who was reputed to be one of the two richest industrialists in the United States, rivaled only by ...

11/21/2008 4/4/2017

Harvey Hollister Bundy Sr. was an American lawyer, Special Assistant to the Secretary of War during the second World War, and father of McGeorge Bundy. Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to McGeorge Bundy...

2/19/2009 4/4/2017

William Collins Whitney (July 5, 1841 - February 2, 1904) was an American political leader and financier and founder of the prominent Whitney family. He served as Secretary of the Navy in the first C...

8/14/2008 4/4/2017

James Wolcott Wadsworth U. S. Representative from NY (1933-1951), U. S. Senator from NY (1915-1927), ranch manager in TX (1911-1915), Speaker of NY State Assembly (1906-1910), NY State Assemblyman (1...

10/14/2008 4/4/2017

Franklin MacVeagh (November 22, 1837 – July 6, 1934) was an American banker and Treasury Secretary. Born in Chester County, Pennsylvania, he graduated from Yale University in 1858, where he was a m...

10/25/2011 4/3/2017

Brandegee, Hon. Frank Bosworth, United States senator, lawyer, and one of the most prominent Republicans in Connecticut, was born in New London, Connecticut, July 8th, 1864. He is a descendant of Jac...

9/2/2007 4/3/2017

Edward Curtis Smith (January 5, 1854 – April 6, 1935) was an American politician from the US state of Vermont. He was a Republican. He was married to Anna Bailey James, the granddaughter of Amaziah B...

10/14/2008 4/3/2017

John Martin Vorys MP (1896 - 1968)

John Martin Vorys (June 16, 1896 - August 25, 1968) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio. Early life Born in Lancaster, Ohio, Vorys attended the public schools in Lancaster and Columbus, Ohio. Dur...

12/29/2014 4/1/2017

Howard Malcolm "Mac" Baldrige, Jr. (October 4, 1922 – July 25, 1987) was the 26th United States Secretary of Commerce. He was the son of H. Malcolm Baldrige, a Congressman from Nebraska, and the brot...

1/18/2013 3/31/2017

Howard Malcolm Baldrige or H. Malcolm Baldrige (1894 – 1985) was a Nebraska Republican politician. Early life and ancestors He was born on June 23, 1894 at Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, th...

1/18/2013 3/31/2017

LeBaron Bradford Colt (June 25, 1846 – August 18, 1924) was a United States Senator from Rhode Island and a circuit court judge. Biography He was born in Dedham, Massachusetts to Christopher ...

1/3/2012 3/31/2017

John A. Peters, US Congress MP (1822 - 1904)

John Andrew Peters (October 9, 1822 - April 2, 1904) was a U.S. Congressman from Maine, and the uncle of John Andrew Peters. He was also Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. Born the ...

1/20/2010 3/31/2017

Andrew Dickson White was an American historian and educator, who was the cofounder of Cornell University and served as its first president for nearly two decades. He was known for expanding the scope...

8/11/2011 3/31/2017

Asahel Hooker Lewis MP (1810 - 1862)

Asahel Hooker Lewis (Sept. 11, 1810-Sept. 25, 1862) was an American newspaper editor and politician. He was the youngest son of Elias and Urania (Hooker) Lewis, of Farmington, Connecticut and was b...

5/30/2016 3/31/2017

Augustus Brandegee MP (1828 - 1904)

Augustus Brandegee (July 12, 1828, New London, Connecticut – November 10, 1904, New London, Connecticut) was an American lawyer and politician who served in the House of Representatives for Connectic...

9/2/2007 3/31/2017