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Charles Ray Hays, Jr MP (1926 - 2014)

Charles Ray Hays, Jr., 88, was born in Boulder, Colorado on June 22, 1926. He departed this life in Ponca City, Oklahoma on December 11, 2014. He attended the Colorado School for the Deaf in Colorado S...

8/17/2017 8/17/2017

Leonard C. Crowninshield MP (1803 - 1855)

Leonard was a farmer in Hinsdale, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire. He lived on his father's homestead in Hinsdale throughout his life. The property was passed on to his son Samuel Terrill Crowninshield. ...

9/19/2010 1/8/2017

Marie L. G. Roethlisberger MP

Madison, Dane, WI, United States

Marie Roethlisberger is a former gymnast who was a 1984 United States Olympic gymnastics alternate. She is the daughter of United States 1968 Olympic Gymnast Fred Roethlisberger and the sister of 1992,...

9/13/2012 12/29/2016

Samuel was the grandson of Samuel Jones and Rebecca Lewellen Jones. His mother was Sarah E. "Sally" Jones who married 1st Joshua Boyles. This picture is thanks to Patrick Boyles. Samuel was born Jan. 2...

12/22/2014 11/19/2016

Catharina Dorothea KOEKEMOER Went to school at Newcastle, Natal at St. Dominic's Academy. Worked in Pretoria as a secretary for about 8 years. Met Ove in war, married. Lived in JHB and then went to K...

1/8/2013 10/10/2016

Harry John Battenburg MP (1906 - 1965)

Harry & Nicholas Battenburg were twins. Harry was deaf during his youth and because of his inability to cope with normal educational channels was able to get into an apprentice program to learn the pri...

8/20/2008 10/10/2016

Marlee Beth Matlin (born August 24, 1965) is an American actress. She is the only deaf performer to win the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, which she won for Children of a Lesser God....

12/11/2008 9/15/2016

Jodie Foster MP


Alicia "Jodie" Foster is an American actress, film director and producer. Foster began acting in commercials at three years old, and her first significant role came in the 1976 film Taxi Driver as th...

11/16/2010 7/29/2016

Charles Robert Redford, Jr. (born August 18, 1936), better known as Robert Redford, is an American actor, film director, producer, businessman, environmentalist, philanthropist, and founder of the Su...

3/28/2009 7/29/2016

She is an American comedian, actress and singer. She is known for her roles in comedies such as Best in Show and The 40-Year-Old Virgin, and for her recurring roles as lawyer Joyce Wischina in The L Wo...

8/30/2010 7/29/2016

Pete Townshend MP

"Bijou Drains"

Pete Townshend From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Birth name Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend Also known as Bijou Drains Born 19 May 1945 (age 70) Chiswick, London, England Genres R...

2/18/2016 7/29/2016

Rush Limbaugh MP

West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Florida, United States

Rush Hudson Limbaugh III ( /ˈlɪmbɔː/; born January 12, 1951) is an American radio talk show host, political commentator, an opinion leader of American conservatives particularly influential in matt...

10/30/2007 7/29/2016

Stephen Colbert MP

Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey, United States

Stephen Tyrone Colbert (pronounced /koʊlˈbɛər/; born /ˈkoʊlbərt/ on May 13, 1964) is an Emmy-, Grammy-, and Peabody award-winning American political satirist, writer, comedian and television host. He i...

3/21/2010 7/29/2016

Halle Berry MP

California, United States

Halle Berry is an American actress, former fashion model, and beauty queen. Berry received an Emmy, Golden Globe, SAG, and an NAACP Image award for Introducing Dorothy Dandridge and won an Academy Awar...

10/15/2008 7/29/2016

William J. Clinton, 42nd President of the USA MP

"Bill Clinton", "William Jefferson Blythe III"

Chappaqua, Westchester, New York, United States

Bill Clinton was born "William Jefferson Blythe III" in Hope, Arkansas. His father, William Jefferson Blythe, Jr., was a traveling salesman who died in an automobile accident three months before Bill w...

6/26/2007 7/29/2016

Robert Hepler "Rob" Lowe (pronounced /ˈrɒb ˈloʊ/; born March 17, 1964) is an American actor. Lowe came to prominence after appearing in films such as The Outsiders , Oxford Blues , About Last Night... ...

1/9/2012 7/29/2016

Whoopi Goldberg MP

"Whoopi Goldberg"

New York, New York, United States

Whoopi Goldberg (pron.: /ˈhwʊpi/, born Caryn Elaine Johnson; November 13, 1955) is an American comedian, actress, singer-songwriter, political activist, author and talk show host. Goldberg made h...

12/27/2012 7/29/2016

Tamika Catchings MP

"Tamika Catchings-Smith"

Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, United States

Tamika Catchings is an American professional basketball player for the Indiana Fever of the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) and Turkish team Galatasaray. She is a prolific scorer close t...

7/28/2016 7/28/2016

Helen B. Taussig MP (1898 - 1986)

Helen Brooke Taussig (May 24, 1898 - May 20, 1986) was an American cardiologist, working in Baltimore and Boston, who founded the field of pediatric cardiology. Notably, she is credited with developi...

2/3/2012 6/26/2016

Juliette Magill Kinzie Low MP (1860 - 1927)

"Daisy Low", "Daisy Kinzie", "Founder of the Girl Scouts of the USA"

Juliette Gordon Low (born Juliette Magill Kinzie Gordon in Savannah, Georgia, October 31, 1860 – January 17, 1927) was an American youth leader and the founder of the Girl Scouts of the USA in 1912. ...

7/25/2007 3/27/2013

Albert Francis Adams MP (1860 - 1926)

Albert F. Adams was born at Dubuque, Ia., June 26, 1860. He is the son of Capt. S. P. Adams, the well known speaker, attorney and temperance advocate. He attended the public schools of his native city ...

3/5/2009 3/18/2013

Richard Blackmore Reasner MP (1845 - 1925)

Son of Peter and Eliza Blackmore Reasner, Richard was born in New York. He had an elder half-brother, Abram (1835-1890) whose mother was Sally Shoemaker Reasner, a brother Charles (1843) who was born...

3/17/2013 3/17/2013

Mabel Gardiner Bell MP (1857 - 1923)

Mabel Gardiner (Hubbard) Bell was the daughter of Boston Lawyer, Gardiner Greene Hubbard and Gertrude Mercer McCurdy. At the age of 4 or 5 she came down with Scarlett Fever and lost her hearing. She at...

2/25/2011 3/15/2013

Joan of Scotland, Countess of Morton MP (1428 - c.1486)

"the dumb lady of Dalkeith", "Joan the Mute", "muta domina [of Dalkeith", "The Mute", "Janet (Joneta) Stewart"

Primary Sources 1463/4. (7 Jan.) St. Peter's, Rome. (f. 175.) To the bishop of St. Andrews. Mandate to absolve James Douglas, lord of Dalketh and Morton, and Janet (Joneta) Stewart , of his diocese, ...

6/8/2007 3/15/2013

Ludwig van Beethoven MP (1770 - 1827)

Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. He is considered to have been the most crucial figure in the transitional period between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western classical mus...

7/30/2010 3/15/2013

George H. Allen MP (deceased)

From Representative deaf persons of the United States of America by James Ernst Gallagher Mr. Allen became deaf at the age of six years; entered school at Faribault, Minn., November 25, 1873, and remai...

3/14/2013 3/14/2013

James Ernst Gallagher MP (1858 - 1914)

Author of Representative deaf persons of the United States of America (1898) and Best Lincoln Stories Tersely Told (1898)

3/4/2013 3/14/2013