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Milton Keen Cornell MP (1936 - 2001)

MILTON KEEN CORNELL Tuesday, January 16, 2001 Page: 5A Jan. 14, 2001 Milton Keen Cornell, 64, of Naples, Fla., and Pocono Lake, Pa., died on Jan. 14, 2001, following an illness. He was the son of Mil...

5/13/2017 5/13/2017

Manchán Magan MP

Collinstown, County Westmeath, Ireland

Manchán Magan is an Irish writer, traveller, artist, and television programme maker. He has made over 30 travel documentaries focusing on issues of world cultures and globalization, 12 of them packaged...

3/28/2017 4/5/2017

Mark Alan Ruffalo is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. He portrayed the Marvel Comics character, Bruce Banner / The Hulk in The Avengers (2012), and will reprise his role in Aveng...

1/30/2015 2/3/2017

Cyrus Moulton MP

Massachusetts, United States

Cyrus Moulton is an American journalist. He currently works as a reporter for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette in central Massachusetts. He previously wrote for the Lynn Daily Item and was both a repor...

2/2/2017 2/2/2017

Jennifer Prescott MP

New York, New York, United States

Jennifer Prescott is an American stage, television, and film actor, in addition to being a green design consultant. In addition to appearing in the 1996 Al Pacino film City Hall , Prescott has appear...

1/29/2017 1/29/2017

Richard Adams MP (1920 - 2016)

Richard Adams, in full Richard George Adams (born May 9, 1920, Wash Common, Berkshire [now West Berkshire], England—died December 24, 2016), English author known for redefining anthropomorphic fiction,...

12/27/2016 12/28/2016

Franz Josef Radermacher is a German mathematician and economist. He is Professor of Informatics at Ulm University. He is one of the co-founders of the Global Marshall Plan Initiative that suggests a ...

12/21/2016 12/21/2016

Archibald Belaney "Grey Owl" MP (1888 - 1938)

Archibald Belaney "Grey Owl" From WIkipedia; Grey Owl was the name British-born Archibald Belaney (September 18, 1888 – April 13, 1938) chose for himself when he took on a fraudulent First Nations ...

11/28/2016 11/28/2016

Benjamin Bronfman MP

"Ben Brewer", "Benjamin Brewer", "Ben Bronfman"

New York, New York, United States

Benjamin Bronfman is an American environmentalist, entrepreneur and musician. As of 2014, Bronfman is a strategic advisor and principal investor with Algae Systems and an associate managing director at...

9/7/2014 10/28/2016

Elizabeth Harper Kucinich MP

Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States

Elizabeth Harper Kucinich is a British organic food and vegan advocate. She is the producer of two documentaries and is a socially conscious business owner. Married to former 8-term US Congressman and ...

9/30/2016 9/30/2016

Wangari Muta Maathai (1 April 1940 – 25 September 2011) was a Kenyan environmental and political activist. She was educated in the United States at Mount St. Scholastica (Benedictine College) and the U...

4/12/2016 9/16/2016

Linda Eastman McCartney MP (1941 - 1998)

"Lady Linda Louise McCartney", "Lin", "(Lin)", ""Lin""

Lady Linda Louise McCartney (née Eastman) was known for being the wife of Paul McCartney of The Beatles, as well as being a photographer and outspoken vegetarian. She is the daughter of Louise Sara Lin...

7/20/2007 8/27/2016

Khrystyne Haje is an American actor. She is known for her role as Simone Foster in the sitcom series Head of the Class . Haje began her career at age 14 as a fashion model. Her acting career started ...

8/21/2011 8/12/2016

From Wikipedia (English) : Winona LaDuke (born 1959) is an American Indian activist, environmentalist, economist, and writer of Anishinaabe background on her father's side and Jewish background on he...

2/26/2012 7/30/2016

Craig McNamara, born as Robert Craig McNamara, is the president and owner of Sierra Orchards, a diversified farming operation that includes field, processing, and marketing operations, producing prim...

3/10/2012 7/30/2016

Dr. Jill Stein MP

Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

Jill Ellen Stein (born May 14, 1950) is an American physician, activist, and politician. She has been described as the Green Party's presumptive nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 e...

7/19/2016 7/20/2016

Elizabeth Thacher Kent MP (1868 - 1952)

"Thatcher"

Elizabeth Thacher Kent (September 22, 1868 – August 14, 1952) was an environmentalist and women's rights activist. Together with her husband, U.S. Congressman William Kent, she helped create the Muir...

1/1/2009 6/26/2016

Charles A. Vanik, U.S. Congress MP (1913 - 2007)

"Charles A. Vanik"

Encyclopedia of Cleveland History VANIK, CHARLES ALBERT (7 April 1913-30 August 2007), served as a Democratic congressman for 26 years. Born in Cleveland, to Charles Albert and Stella (Kuasnicka) Van...

10/24/2008 6/24/2016

5/21/2011 5/8/2016
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Harry Monroe Caudill MP (1922 - 1990)

Harry M. Caudill (May 3, 1922 – November 29, 1990) was an American author, historian, lawyer, legislator, and environmentalist from Letcher County, in the coalfields of southeastern Kentucky.

10/11/2014 12/31/2015

Robert Barnwell Roosevelt MP (1829 - 1906)

Robert Barnwell Roosevelt, also known as Robert Barnhill Roosevelt (August 7, 1829 – June 14, 1906), was a sportsman, author and United States Congressman from New York (1871–1873). Life He w...

6/27/2007 12/28/2015

John Heyworth MP (1925 - 2012)

John Heyworth From Telegraph Obituaries : John Heyworth, who died aged 87, was a farmer, point-to-point rider, dendrologist and noted breeder of Red Poll and Limousin cattle; but he was best known ...

12/12/2012 11/22/2015

Edward Abbey MP (1927 - 1989)

Edward Paul Abbey (January 29, 1927 – March 14, 1989) was an American author and essayist noted for his advocacy of environmental issues, criticism of public land policies, and anarchist political view...

10/22/2015 10/22/2015

Edward Avery McIlhenny MP (1872 - 1949)

"Ned"

When his brother John left to enlist in the Spanish-American War in 1898, he assumed the presidency of the company that manufactures Tabasco Sauce and served in that position for 51 years. He changed t...

8/22/2007 8/14/2015

Verplanck Colvin MP (1847 - 1920)

Verplanck Colvin (1847–1920) was a lawyer, author, illustrator and topographical engineer whose understanding and appreciation for the environment of the Adirondack Mountains led to the creation of N...

5/24/2015 5/24/2015
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Russell E. Train MP (1920 - 2012)

Russell Errol Train (June 4, 1920 - September 17, 2012) was the second Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), from September 1973 to January 1977, and the Founder Chairman Emerit...

5/15/2015 5/15/2015

Ernest K. Gann MP (1910 - 1991)

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

5/10/2015 5/10/2015

Max Kennedy MP

"Max"

He met his wife in Aspen, Colorado, and proposed near the Cliffs of Moher, on Ireland's west coast. It was a beautiful ecumenical wedding at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul., being that...

6/11/2007 4/19/2015

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. MP

"RFK Jr."

. Robert Francis Kennedy, Jr., (born January 17, 1954) is an American radio host, activist, and attorney specializing in environmental law. He is the son of Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy, Sr., the f...

6/11/2007 4/19/2015

Barry Commoner MP (1917 - 2012)

Barry Commoner (May 28, 1917 – September 30, 2012) was an American biologist, college professor, and politician. He ran for president of the United States in the 1980 U.S. presidential election on th...

10/1/2012 4/15/2015

Louis Marshall MP (1856 - 1929)

Louis Marshall (December 14, 1856 – September 11, 1929) was an American corporate, constitutional and civil rights lawyer as well as a mediator and Jewish community leader who worked to secure religi...

2/18/2014 4/10/2015

George Marshall MP (1904 - 2000)

George Marshall (February 11, 1904 – May 15, 2000) was an American economist, political activist, and conservationist. He was an early leader both of The Wilderness Society and later the Sierra Club....

2/18/2014 4/9/2015

Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr. MP (1870 - 1957)

. Frederick Law Olmsted, Jr. (July 24, 1870 – December 25, 1957) was an American landscape architect best known for his wildlife conservation efforts. He had a lifetime commitment to national parks, ...

5/30/2007 4/5/2015

Helen Dortch Longstreet (April 20, 1863 – May 3, 1962), known as the "Fighting Lady," was the second wife of Confederate General James Longstreet. She earned her nickname from being a champion of c...

10/28/2011 3/31/2015

Sigurd Olson, Naturalist MP (1899 - 1982)

""Sig""

Sigurd F. Olson (April 4, 1899 – January 13, 1982) was an American author, environmentalist, and advocate for the protection of wilderness. For more than thirty years, he served as a wilderness guide...

9/23/2012 3/27/2015

Madison Grant MP (1865 - 1927)

Madison Grant (November 19, 1865 – May 30, 1937) was an American lawyer known primarily for his work as a eugenicist and conservationist. As a eugenicist, Grant was responsible for one of the most fa...

3/25/2015 3/25/2015

Gavin Maxwell MP (1914 - 1969)

Gavin Maxwell From Wikipedia Gavin Maxwell FRSL, FIAL, FZS (Sc.), FRGS[2] (15 July 1914 – 7 September 1969) was a Scottish naturalist and author, best known for his work with otters. He wrote the...

8/27/2009 1/12/2015

Marjorie Harris Carr MP (1915 - 1997)

Marjorie Harris Carr (March 26, 1915 – October 10, 1997) was an American environmental activist. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Harris was raised in rural Bonita Springs in southwest Florida, where...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Archie Carr MP (1909 - 1987)

Archie Fairly Carr, Jr. (June 16, 1909 – May 21, 1987) was an American herpetologist, ecologist and a pioneering conservationist. He was a Professor of Zoology at the University of Florida. In 1987 h...

12/2/2014 12/2/2014

Hugh Hammond Bennett MP (1881 - 1960)

Find a Grave Birth: Apr. 15, 1881 Wadesboro Anson County North Carolina, USA Death: Jul. 7, 1960, USA He was a pioneer in the field of soil conservation in the United States of America. He foun...

10/11/2009 11/30/2014
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Nina Leopold Bradley MP (1917 - 2011)

Nina Leopold Bradley (born Nina Leopold) (August 4, 1917 – May 25, 2011) was an American conservationist, researcher and writer. Her father was the renowned ecologist Aldo Leopold. She died May 25, 2...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

A. Starker Leopold MP (1913 - 1983)

Aldo Starker Leopold (October 22, 1913 – August 23, 1983) was an American author, forester, zoologist and conservationist. He also served as professor at the University of California, Berkeley for th...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Aldo Leopold MP (1887 - 1948)

Aldo Leopold (January 11, 1887 – April 21, 1948) was an American author, scientist, ecologist, forester, and environmentalist. He was a professor at the University of Wisconsin and is best known for ...

11/29/2014 11/29/2014

Florence Cacciola MP (deceased)

Florence Trevelyan From Wikipedia Florence Trevelyan (born February 7, 1852, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and baptised at St. Andrew's Church, Hartburn;[1] died October 4, 1907, Taormina, Sicily) was an ...

1/19/2013 11/18/2014

Also see Sir Crispin Tickell From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sir Crispin Tickell, GCMG, KCVO, MA (Oxon), DSc (Hon) [1]( Cranfield), FRSGS (Hon), FRIBA (Hon), FZS[1], FRI (Hon.), FCIWEM (Hon...

12/11/2010 9/22/2014

William Addams Welch MP (1868 - 1941)

Major William Addams Welch (August 20, 1868 – May 4, 1941) was an American engineer and environmentalist who would have a major impact on the state and national park systems of the United States. Bor...

6/14/2014 6/14/2014

Franklin B. Hough ("father of American forestry") MP (1822 - 1885)

"Father of American Forestry"

Franklin B. Hough (July 20, 1822-June 11, 1885) was a scientist, historian and the first chief of the United States Division of Forestry, the predecessor of the United States Forest Service. He was a...

5/23/2014 5/23/2014

Mark Shand MP (1951 - 2014)

"Mark Roland Shand (28 June 1951 – 23 April 2014) was a British travel writer and conservationist, and the brother of Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. He was chairman of Elephant Family, a wildlife founda...

9/30/2008 5/1/2014

George Perkins Marsh (March 15, 1801 – July 23, 1882), an American diplomat and philologist, is considered by some to be America's first environmentalist, although "conservationist" would be more acc...

12/5/2013 4/22/2014

Elvis Jacob Stahr, Jr. MP (1916 - 1998)

. Elvis Jacob Stahr Jr. (March 9, 1916 – November 11, 1998) was an American government official and college president and administrator. After graduating from the University of Kentucky in 1936 as a ...

12/20/2013 12/20/2013

Eliza Frances Andrews MP (1840 - 1931)

Eliza Frances Andrews (August 10, 1840 – January 21, 1931) was a popular Southern writer of the Gilded Age. Her works were published in popular magazines and papers, including the New York World ...

10/2/2013 10/2/2013

Robert Hunter MP (1844 - 1913)

Joint founder of the National Trust in England with Octavia Hill. .. Sir Robert Hunter, KCB (27 October 1844 – 6 November 1913) was a solicitor, civil servant and co-founder of the National Trust. ...

9/22/2013 9/22/2013

Ralph Arthur Edwards MP (1891 - 1977)

) Ralph Edwards, OC (ca. 1892 – July 3, 1977) was a pioneering British Columbian homesteader, amateur pilot and leading conservationist of the trumpeter swan. He received the Order of Canada in 1972 ...

8/11/2013 8/11/2013

Benton MacKaye MP (1879 - 1975)

Benton MacKaye (/mæˈkaɪ/ mak-KYE; March 6, 1879 – Dec. 11, 1975) was an American forester, planner and conservationist. He was born in Stamford, Connecticut; his father was actor and dramatist Steele...

8/4/2010 7/16/2013

John Davey MP (1846 - 1923)

) John Davey (June 6, 1846 – November 8, 1923), considered the father of the science of tree surgery, was born in Stawley, Somerset, England. Although he did not learn the alphabet until his early 20...

2/12/2008 6/4/2013

Woodrow Tracy "Woody" Harrelson (born July 23, 1961) is an American actor. Harrelson's breakout role came in the television sitcom Cheers as bartender Woody Boyd. Some notable film characters include b...

4/12/2013 4/12/2013

He is an English financier and environmentalist. Goldsmith is a founding partner of WHEB Ventures Limited a venture capital fund that invests in clean technologies, and of its sister company Ruston W...

2/7/2009 2/16/2013

Zac Goldsmith MP

"Zac"

"Frank Zacharias Robin "Zac" Goldsmith (born 20 January 1975) is a British Conservative Party politician, environmental journalist, and entrepreneur, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Rich...

2/7/2009 2/16/2013

Harriet Williams Russell Strong (July 23, 1844 – September 6, 1926) was an American social activist, inventor, Conservationist, and leading figure of the early woman's movement. She is a member of th...

1/24/2013 1/24/2013

Amos Richards Eno Pinchot MP (1873 - 1944)

Amos Richards Eno Pinchot (December 6, 1873 – February 18, 1944) was an American reformist. He never held public office but managed to exert considerable influence in reformist circles and did much t...

5/26/2011 12/9/2012

Henry Fairfield Osborn, Jr. MP (1887 - 1969)

. Henry Fairfield Osborn, Jr. (15 January 1887 — 16 September 1969), son of the American geologist Henry Fairfield Osborn and cousin of Frederick Osborn, was a conservationist. He was long time presi...

2/5/2012 12/6/2012

Gertrude Sanford Legendre MP (1902 - 2000)

Gertrude's father was a Sanford, but so was her mother, from different branches of the Sanford family. Both branches originate with Stephen Sanford, born 1769 in Massachusetts. Stephen died in 1848. Th...

2/3/2012 12/5/2012

Eugene Joseph "Gene" McCarthy (March 29, 1916 – December 10, 2005) was an American politician, poet, and a long-time member of the United States Congress from Minnesota. He served in the U.S. House o...

4/21/2012 4/21/2012

Mark Odom Hatfield (July 12, 1922 – August 7, 2011) was an American politician and educator from the state of Oregon. A Republican, he served for 30 years as a United States Senator from Oregon, and ...

4/11/2012 4/21/2012

Buzz Aldrin MP

United States

Astronaut. Born 1930-01-20 in Montclair, New Jersey, USA. [1] Lived 1930 in Montclair, Essex, New Jersey, USA. [2] Lived 1969-07-20 in The Moon, Space. NAME: Buzz Aldrin, Ph.D. (Colonel, USAF...

1/8/2008 4/21/2012

Margaret Mead MP (1901 - 1978)

Margaret Mead (December 16, 1901 – November 15, 1978) American cultural anthropologist who featured frequently as an author and speaker in the mass media during the 1960s and 1970s. She earned her ...

2/9/2009 4/21/2012

The Hon. Jonathon Espie Porritt, CBE From Wikipedia (born 6 July 1950), is a British environmentalist and writer. Porritt appears frequently in the media, writing in magazines, newspapers and boo...

4/20/2012 4/20/2012

Gary Snyder (born May 8, 1930) is an American poet (often associated with the Beat Generation and the San Francisco Renaissance), as well as an essayist, lecturer, and environmental activist (frequen...

4/7/2009 4/20/2012

Arne Næss MP (1912 - 2009)

Arne Dekke Eide Næss (27 January 1912 – 12 January 2009) was the founder of deep ecology. He is widely regarded as the foremost Norwegian philosopher of the 20th century[2]. He was the youngest person ...

11/6/2009 4/20/2012

Roosevelt Genealogy: SOURCE Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Franklin Delano Roosevelt Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945; pronounced /ˈroʊzəvɛlt/ ROE-zə-velt)[ w...

7/8/2007 4/20/2012

Hillary Rodham Clinton, 67th U.S. Secretary of State MP

New Castle, Westchester County, New York, United States

Parents: Hugh E. Rodham, Dorothy E. Rodham When Bill Clinton took office as president in January 1993, Hillary Rodham Clinton became the First Lady of the United States, and announced that she would ...

6/26/2007 4/20/2012

Charles, Prince of Wales MP

"принц Чарлз на Уелс", "Charles", "Prince of Wales", "Prince Charles", "Chazza", "The Prince of Wales", "Charles Phillip Arthur George Mountbatten-Windsor"

Doughton, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England

Charles, Prince of Wales Prince Charles , Prince of Wales ( Charles Philip Arthur George ; born 14 November 1948) is the heir apparent and eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip of the Un...

4/18/2007 4/20/2012

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...

4/20/2012 4/20/2012

David Starr Jordan, Ph.D., LL.D. (January 19, 1851 – September 19, 1931) was a leading eugenicist, ichthyologist, educator and peace activist. He was president of Indiana University and Stanford Univ...

8/28/2008 4/19/2012

One of the most brilliant administrators in American history, Elihu Root was the prototype of the 20th century "wise man", who shuttled between high-level government positions in Washington, D.C. and p...

1/12/2009 4/19/2012

Upton Sinclair MP (1878 - 1968)

Upton Beall Sinclair Jr. (September 20, 1878 – November 25, 1968), was an American author and one-time candidate for governor of California who wrote close to one hundred books in many genres. He ach...

5/24/2010 4/19/2012

E. W. Scripps MP (1854 - 1926)

Edward Willis Scripps (June 18, 1854 – March 12, 1926), was an American newspaper publisher and founder of The E. W. Scripps Company, a diversified media conglomerate, and United Press news service. ...

2/3/2012 4/19/2012

Rainer Maria Rilke MP (1875 - 1926)

Reiner's fience and first love was Valerie von David-Rhonfeld - engaged in 1890, while he was in a military school see and book Life of a Poet: Rainer Maria Rilke

11/20/2011 4/19/2012

Samuel Pierpont Langley MP (1834 - 1906)

Samuel Pierpont Langley (August 22, 1834, Roxbury, Massachusetts – February 27, 1906, Aiken, South Carolina) was an American astronomer, physicist, inventor of the bolometer and pioneer of aviation. In...

8/30/2008 4/19/2012

Svante August Arrhenius (19 February 1859 – 2 October 1927) was a Swedish scientist, originally a physicist, but often referred to as a chemist, and one of the founders of the science of physical chemi...

1/26/2010 4/19/2012

Ralph Waldo Emerson MP (1803 - 1882)

American author, poet, and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson first formulated the philosophy of Transcendentalism. His essay "Nature" expresses this philosophy. He also wrote "The Concord Hymn" and coi...

1/26/2007 4/19/2012

Mark Twain MP (1835 - 1910)

"Mark Twain", "Mark Twain & Josh"

Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by the pen name Mark Twain, wrote grand tales about Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn, and the mighty Mississippi River. He became nothing less than a national treasur...

9/4/2007 4/19/2012

Charles Dickens MP (1812 - 1870)

Charles John Huffam Dickens, pen-name "Boz", was the most popular English novelist of the Victorian era, and one of the most popular of all time. He created some of literature's most iconic characters,...

1/6/2008 4/19/2012

"... Sir Benjamin Thompson , Count Rumford (in German: Reichsgraf von Rumford), FRS (March 26, 1753 – August 21, 1814) was an Anglo-American physicist and inventor whose challenges to established phy...

11/10/2008 4/19/2012

Click here to view the Wikipedia page for T. Boone Pickens. Thomas Boone Pickens, Jr. (born May 22, 1928), known as T. Boone Pickens, is an American business magnate and financier. Pickens chairs the...

4/1/2012 4/19/2012

Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller, Jr. MP (1895 - 1983)

"Richard Fuller", "Bucky Fuller"

Information about Buckminster Fuller from Wikipedia Richard Buckminster "Bucky" Fuller (July 12, 1895 – July 1, 1983) was an American systems theorist, architect, engineer, author, designer, inventor...

2/25/2012 4/19/2012

Jane Addams MP (1860 - 1935)

"Nobel Peace Prize", "1931"

Jane Addams (September 6, 1860 – May 21, 1935) was the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. In a long, complex career, she was a pioneer settlement worker, founder of Hull House ...

3/22/2011 4/19/2012

Dr. Alice Hamilton MP (1869 - 1970)

Alice Hamilton (February 27, 1869 – September 22, 1970) was the first woman appointed to the faculty of Harvard University and was a leading expert in the field of occupational health. She was a pion...

2/23/2012 4/19/2012

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Pennsylvania. DAR Ancestor #: A041702 Wikipedia Of all the accomplishment of Ben Franklin you must take into account, his opening remark in his autobiograph...

8/18/2007 4/19/2012

James Cameron MP

"Jim", "Iron Jim"

Malibu, Los Angeles County, California, United States

The top-tiered action director of his generation, James Cameron reshaped 1980s and '90s Hollywood with a string of lucrative multimillion-dollar films remarkable for their marriage of technical wizardr...

6/24/2007 4/19/2012

Thomas Robert Malthus MP (1766 - 1834)

The Reverend[1] Thomas Robert Malthus FRS (14 February 1766 – 29 December 1834)[2] was a British scholar, influential in political economy and demography.[3][4] Malthus popularised the economic theory ...

5/6/2011 4/19/2012

Emily Dickinson MP (1830 - 1886)

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson was born on December 10, 1830 in the quiet community of Amherst, Massachusetts, the second daughter of Edward and Emily Norcross Dickinson. Emily, Austin (her older brother)...

6/3/2007 4/19/2012

Claude Monet MP (1840 - 1926)

Oscar Claude Monet, better known as Claude Monet, was a founder and central figure of the 19th century art movement known as Impressionism, expressing one's perceptions before nature, especially as a...

8/27/2010 4/19/2012

Albert Einstein, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1921 MP (1879 - 1955)

"אלברט אברהם איינשטיין", "Albert Abraham Einstein", "Abraham Einstein"

Albert Abraham Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955; Hebrew: אלברט אברהם איינשטיין) the first child of the Jewish couple Hermann and Pauline Einstein, nee Koch was born in Ulm, Württemberg Germany a...

4/4/2007 4/19/2012

Khalil Gibran MP (1883 - 1931)

Khalil Gibran ; born Gubran Khalil Gubran , in academic contexts often spelled Jubrān Khalīl Jubrān, Jibrān Khalīl Jibrān, or Jibrān Xalīl Jibrān; Arabic جبران خليل جبران , January 6, 1883 – April 10, ...

6/30/2011 4/19/2012

Thomas Alva Edison, Inventor MP (1847 - 1931)

Sources: United States Census, 1860 Alvah Edison in entry for Samuel Edison, 1860. United States Census, 1880 Thomas A Edison, East New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States; ci...

1/13/2009 4/19/2012

Mahatma Gandhi, महात्मा MP (1869 - 1948)

"Bapu", "Mahatma Gandhi", "Gandhi Bapu", "Gandhiji", "Great Soul", "બાપુ", "bāpu", "Father Father of the Nation", "महात्मा"

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi , born 2 October 1869[1] – 30 January 1948), commonly known as Mahatma Gandhi, was the preeminent leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India. Employing non-violent c...

5/20/2009 4/19/2012