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Duncan Clinch Heyward (June 24, 1864 – January 23, 1943) was the 88th Governor of South Carolina from January 20, 1903, to January 15, 1907. Heyward was born in Richland County to Edward Barnwell...

3/16/2013 1/4/2017

John Jacob Astor, IV MP (1864 - 1912)

John Jacob Astor IV (July 13, 1864 – April 15, 1912) was an American millionaire businessman, real estate builder, inventor, writer, a member of the prominent Astor family and a lieutenant colonel in...

6/9/2008 1/3/2017

17th President of the United States of America After the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Vice-President Andrew Johnson assumed the Presidency. Johnson was the first president to be impeached, but w...

6/27/2007 1/3/2017

Samuel Thomas Hauser (January 10, 1833 – November 10, 1914) was an American industrialist and banker who was active in the development of Montana Territory. In addition to his many business interests...

12/31/2007 1/3/2017

Nelson Eddy MP (1901 - 1967)

Nelson Ackerman Eddy (June 29, 1901 - March 6, 1967) was an American singer and movie star who appeared in 19 musical films during the 1930s and 1940s, as well as in opera and on the concert stage, r...

4/23/2008 1/2/2017

Hamilton Fish served as the 16th Governor of New York (1849-50), United States Senator (1851-57) and Secretary of State of the United States (1869-1877) Biography Fish was born at what is now k...

1/26/2007 1/2/2017

Carlos Van Buren Vallejo MP (1868 - 1929)

Destacado filántropo, soltero A los 17 años, se incorporó como empleado del Banco A. Edwards y Cia. Su rectitud, laboriosidad y especiales dotes de financista le facilitaron rápidos ascensos. En 1920...

7/12/2007 1/2/2017

Maj. Gen. Stephen Van Rensselaer, III MP (1764 - 1839)

""The Patroon""

General Stephen Van Rennselaer was a Major General in the New York State Militia during the War of 1812, and he commanded troops along the northern frontier. Stephen Van Rensselaer was badly defeated...

3/9/2007 8/16/2011

Henry Bell Van Rensselaer (May 14, 1810 – March 23, 1864) was a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War, and a politician who served in the United States Congress as a Representative fr...

6/26/2007 8/16/2011

John Updike MP (1932 - 2009)

"Updike", "Updick", "Opdyck", "op Dyck", "Opdycke", "Dijck", "op de Dijk"

For more information, see Wikipedia or The John Updike Society .

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

Jacob Aaron Westervelt MP (1800 - 1879)

See Wikipedia

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

Dennis Hopper MP (1936 - 2010)

Dennis Lee Hopper was an American actor, filmmaker and artist, with a career that spanned half of the 20th century. Hopper was best known for directing and acting in the 1969 movie Easy Rider which won...

2/27/2009 7/5/2011

Egbert Ludovicus Viele (Vee-lee) (June 17, 1825 – April 22, 1902) was a civil engineer and United States Representative from New York from 1885–1887, as well as an officer in the Union army during th...

4/9/2009 6/18/2011

Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt - Wikipedia - English Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt I (October 20, 1877–May 7, 1915) was a wealthy sportsman and a member of the famous Vanderbilt family of philanthropists. He di...

7/13/2007 6/14/2011

Henry Fonda MP (1905 - 1982)


Henry Fonda was an American film and stage actor with a career spanning more than five decades. Fonda made his mark early as a Broadway actor. He also appeared in 1938 in plays performed in White Pla...

1/24/2007 6/14/2011

Jane Fonda MP


Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Jane Fonda (born December 21, 1937) is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru. She rose to fame in the 1960s with films such as Barbarella and Cat Bal...

1/24/2007 6/14/2011

Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945) commonly known as FDR , was an American statesman and political leader who served as the 32nd President of the United States from 1933 unti...

7/8/2007 6/14/2011

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

"President Van Buren", "Maarten", "President van de USA van 1836-1840"

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...

7/1/2007 6/12/2011

Cornelius Vanderbilt MP (1794 - 1877)

"The Commodore"

Cornelius Vanderbilt (May 27, 1794 – January 4, 1877), also known by the sobriquet Commodore,[1] was an American entrepreneur. He built his wealth in shipping and railroads and was the patriarch of t...

6/25/2007 6/11/2011

Humphrey Bogart MP (1899 - 1957)


Humphrey DeForest Bogart was American actor who became a preeminent motion picture “tough guy” and was a top box office attraction during the 1940s and '50s. In his performances he projected the image ...

1/26/2007 6/11/2011

Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt, 26th President of the USA MP (1858 - 1919)

"Teddy", "Teddy Bear", "Theodore /Roosevelt /", "Pres Theodore /Roosevelt/"

Theodore Roosevelt Jr. was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, naturalist, and reformer who served as the 26th President of the United States from 1901 to 1909. He also served as the 25th...

3/25/2007 6/11/2011