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Nettie Hancock Douglass (1917 - 1982)

Netting Washington, 65, Kin of B. T. Washington, Frederick Douglass, Dies Mrs. Nettie Washington Douglass, 65, the granddaughter of noted educator Booker T. Washington, who taught at Sousa Junior High ...

7/8/2007 6/15/2021

Diana Silvers is an American actor and model. She is known for her roles as Hope in the comedy film Booksmart (2019), Maggie in the horror film Ma (2019), and Erin Naird in the Netflix comedy series Sp...

9/9/2020 6/2/2021

Peter Meijer, U.S. Congress MP

Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States

Peter Meijer is an American politician and business analyst serving as the U.S. Representative for Michigan's 3rd congressional district since 2021. A member of the Republican Party, his district, once...

5/8/2021 5/8/2021

Chloé Zhao 赵婷 MP

Ojai, Ventura County, CA, United States

Chloé Zhao (Chinese: 赵婷; pinyin: Zhào Tíng, born March 31, 1982) is a Chinese filmmaker who is known primarily for her work in independent American films. Her debut feature film, Songs My Brothers Taug...

4/25/2021 4/26/2021

Jack Lord (1922 - 1998)

"Jack Lord"

Brooklyn-born actor John Joseph Patrick Ryan borrowed his stage name "Jack Lord" from a distant relative. Despite his training at the prestigious Actors Studio and a long film career, he is best rememb...

9/3/2010 3/28/2021

Harry Carey MP (1878 - 1947)


Harry Carey was an American actor and one of silent film's earliest superstars, usually cast as a Western hero. One of his best known performances is as the president of the United States Senate in the...

7/29/2014 3/22/2021

Dr. Joseph Thomas Tomanelli (1961 - 2017)


Per his obituary in the New Haven Register of 6 May 2017: ... Joe was born in Syosset, NY on January 8, 1961 and, along with his younger sister Holly, spent most of his childhood in Ronkonkoma, NY....

3/13/2021 3/13/2021

Rita Mae Brown (1944 - d.)

Rita Mae Brown (born November 28, 1944) is an American feminist writer, best known for her coming-of-age autobiographical novel, Rubyfruit Jungle. Brown was active in a number of civil rights campaig...

12/14/2020 12/14/2020

John Wellborn Root (1850 - 1891)

John grew up in Atlanta. When the Civil War reached Atlanta his father, a prominent Atlanta merchant, sent his son out of the city on one of his blockade-runners to attend school in England. After re...

12/25/2007 10/15/2020

William Butler Ogden (1805 - 1877)

William Butler Ogden was an American politician and railroad executive who served as the first Mayor of Chicago. He was referred to as "the Astor of Chicago." Ogden was born on June 15, 1805, in Walt...

8/15/2016 10/12/2020

Henry Hedges Halliday (1814 - d.)

Needs more information. Class of 1838 NYU

10/7/2020 10/7/2020

Brazilla Carroll Reece (December 22, 1889 – March 19, 1961) was an American politician from Tennessee. He served in the United States House of Representatives for all but six years from 1921 to 196...

8/14/2013 9/28/2020

Episcopal Bishop Charles T. Quintard was born at Stamford, Connecticut, the son of Isaac Quintard and Clarissa Hoyt. In 1847 he received his M.D. degree from University Medical College, New York ...

1/20/2013 9/28/2020

John Busteed Ireland (1823 - 1913)

John B. Ireland, a wealthy real estate owner and one of the oldest members of the Union League Club, died yesterday at his home, 104 East 73rd Street, of apoplexy at the age of 80. He was born in Wat...

1/26/2007 9/19/2020

Lewis Hine (1874 - 1940)

Lewis Wickes Hine (September 26, 1874 – November 3, 1940) was an American sociologist and photographer. Hine used his camera as a tool for social reform. His photographs were instrumental in changi...

9/16/2020 9/16/2020

Paul Blackburn (1926 - 1971)

Paul Blackburn (November 24, 1926 – September 13, 1971) was an American poet. He influenced contemporary literature through his poetry, translations and the encouragement and support he offered to fe...

8/19/2020 8/19/2020

Carrie Allen McCray Nickens was the granddaughter of Confederate Brig. General John R. Jones. Carrie Allen McCray (October 4, 1913 – July 25, 2008) was an African-American writer. Early and famil...

8/10/2020 8/10/2020

Physician. Rosa Hirschmann Gantt was born on December 29, 1876, in Camden, the daughter of Solomon Hirschmann and Lena Debrena. Educated in Charleston’s public schools, she attended the Medical Col...

7/23/2020 7/23/2020

Joseph Leon Edel MP (1907 - 1997)

Joseph Leon Edel (9 September 1907 – 5 September 1997) was a North American literary critic and biographer. He was the elder brother of North American philosopher Abraham Edel. The Encyclopædia Bri...

12/13/2019 7/22/2020

Charles Steven Kleinberg (1948 - 2020)


Charles Kleinberg, a longtime assistant U.S. attorney in the Eastern District of New York, stood out for his dedication to the job and his memorable courtroom presence, former colleagues said this week...

6/9/2020 6/29/2020

Jill Sprecher is an American film director, producer and writer. Sprecher collaborates on her film projects with her sister, Karen Sprecher, who writes. Sprecher's films have starred Mathew McConaugh...

6/25/2020 6/25/2020

Dick Fuld MP


Richard Severin Fuld Jr. (born April 26, 1946) is an American banker best known as the final chairman and chief executive officer of Lehman Brothers. Fuld held this position since the firm's spinoff ...

10/11/2015 6/13/2020

Hon. Joseph Horace Shull MP (1848 - 1944)

Joseph Horace Shull (August 17, 1848 – August 9, 1944) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Joseph H. Shull was born at Martins Creek, Pennsylvania. He atte...

6/5/2017 6/13/2020

Jon Leibowitz MP


Jon Leibowitz was sworn in as a Commissioner on September 3, 2004, and designated to serve as Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission on March 2, 2009, by President Barack H. Obama. He was confirmed f...

8/10/2007 6/11/2020

Banner Isom Miller (1917 - 1976)

Banner Isom Miller, meteorologist, geophysicist, and an authority on tropical storms, was born in Lansing, Ashe County, in the northwestern corner of North Carolina. He was graduated from high school...

5/26/2020 5/26/2020

Captain in the 14th Infantry Company H. in the Civil War. Was the doctor in Albemarle. Graduated from New York University with a Juris Doctorate in Medicine. His son Jasper Neil Anderson was the doct...

5/2/2020 5/2/2020

Harold J. Kalikow (1909 - 1983)

Harold J. Kalikow Dead at 73; Chairman of Realty Company Published: July 4, 1983 Harold J. Kalikow, chairman of the board of H.J. Kalikow & Company and the Kalikow Construction Company, real estate d...

5/30/2017 4/20/2020

Regina S. Peruggi (born c. 1947) is an American educator who was the President of Kingsborough Community College from 2005 to 2014, the first woman to hold that position in the college's 40-year hist...

5/13/2011 4/20/2020

Iris Apfel (born August 29, 1921) is an American businesswoman, interior designer, and fashion icon. Contents [show] Background and early life[edit] Born Iris Barrel in Astoria, Queens, New York, A...

3/17/2013 4/12/2020

Titus B. Welliver (born March 12, 1962) is an American actor. He is best known for his portrayals of the Man in Black in Lost, Silas Adams in Deadwood, Jimmy O’Phelan in Sons of Anarchy, and the titl...

4/8/2020 4/8/2020

Kious Jordan Kelly, RN MP (1971 - 2020)

"Jamie", "Kious Jordan Kelly"

It wasn't until Kious Kelly was intubated in the ICU that his sister found out he had the COVID-19. Marya Patrice Sherron, Kelly's only sibling, told BuzzFeed News she received a text from him on Mar...

4/1/2020 4/2/2020

John Montgomery Belk (1864 - 1928)

Veteran Official of Big Merchandising Business Dies of Heart Attack. Funeral services for Dr. John Montgomery Belk, of Monroe, one of the heads of the Belk department store system, and brother of W...

8/7/2010 3/23/2020

Asa Timothy Spaulding (1902 - 1990)

Asa Timothy Spaulding, insurance company executive, was born in Columbus County, the son of Armstead and Annie Belle Lowery Spaulding. He attended the National Training School of Howard University, w...

2/11/2018 3/12/2020

Solomon Sampson Satchwell, physician, was born in Beaufort County, the son of James, Sr., and Elizabeth Satchwell. He attended Wake Forest College from 1839 to 1841 and received an M.D. degree from N...

2/20/2020 2/20/2020

Dr. Peter Kahn (1921 - 1997)

"Hans Peter"

5/19/2011 2/16/2020

10/21/2016 2/15/2020

2/21/2018 2/14/2020

Cratis Dearl Williams, folklorist, ballad collector and singer, linguist, professor, and college administrator, rose from humble beginnings in the Caines Creek community of Big Sandy Valley in east...

2/11/2020 2/11/2020

James Augustus Weston, Confederate officer, clergyman, and author, was born in Hyde County, the son of Samuel and Dinah Bartee Watson Weston. He was a descendant of Colonel John Easton, a Revolutiona...

2/7/2020 2/7/2020

Alfred Augustin Watson (1818 - 1905)

Alfred Augustin Watson, Episcopal bishop, was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Jesse and Hannah Maria Watson. He was graduated from New York University with a B.A. degree in 1837 and studied law in the off...

2/5/2020 2/5/2020

Lily Mo Sheen MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Lily Mo Sheen is an actor, known for Underworld: Evolution (2006), Click (2006), and Everybody's Fine (2009). She also has a notable Internet presence and following. She is the daughter of fellow act...

8/28/2016 2/1/2020
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John Alfred Pollock (1844 - 1932)

John Alfred Pollock, physician, legislator, and novelist, was born at Stones Bay, Onslow County, of Scottish descent, the son of W. A. J. Pollock, also a physician, and his wife, Olive Branch Humphre...

8/13/2009 1/15/2020

Demetri Martin MP


Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Demetri Martin is an American comedian, actor, director, cartoonist, and musician. He was a contributor on The Daily Show . In stand-up, he is known for his deadpan delivery, playing his guitar for jok...

12/19/2019 12/19/2019

Tatiana Desirée von Fürstenberg MP

"Her Serene Highness Tatiana Desirée Prinzessin zu Fürstenberg"

New York, New York, United States

1/24/2008 12/18/2019

Olympia Zorich MP (1931 - 2021)

Long a vital, respected lady of the classic and contemporary stage this grand lady did not become a household name and sought-after film actress until age 56 when she turned in a glorious, Oscar-winnin...

2/21/2017 12/18/2019

Biography Marvin Lee Graves, MD was born on March 26, 1867, in Bosqueville, Bosque, Texas, United States. His parents were Rev. George Washington Graves and Mary Priscilla Graves (Fowler) . Marvin ...

6/6/2009 12/15/2019

Emily Weiss is the founder of the cosmetics company Glossier and the blog Into the Gloss.

11/14/2019 11/17/2019
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Fred Ebb MP (1928 - 2004)

Half of songwriting duo - Kander and Ebb. Winner of many awards for hit songs and plays. Most famously, the plays "Chicago" and "Cabaret" and the song "New York, New York". Wikipedia

11/12/2009 11/12/2019

Paul Pelosi is an American businessman who owns and operates Financial Leasing Services, Inc., a San Francisco-based real estate and venture capital investment and consulting firm. In addition, he was ...

1/11/2012 11/11/2019

Marketing and management executive, Claude Ramsey would build a stellar career that saw him lead one of the nation's largest conglomerates in the 1970s and 1980s, which spanned textile, chemical & othe...

11/4/2019 11/4/2019

Yolanda Denise King (1955 - 2007)

Yolanda Denise King (November 17, 1955 – May 15, 2007) was the first-born child of Coretta Scott King and civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Her younger siblings are Martin Luther King, II...

10/5/2007 10/30/2019

Marin Elizabeth Hinkle (born March 23, 1966) is an American actress. Among many television and movie roles, she is best known for playing Judith Harper-Melnick on the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men as...

8/28/2019 9/26/2019

Thanks for Creating Bitcoin! Hisashi Owada (小和田 恆 Owada Hisashi , born 18 September 1932) is a Japanese former diplomat and law professor, and has served as a judge on the International Court of Just...

12/1/2010 9/18/2019

Dylan Sprouse is an American actor and entrepreneur. He is the twin brother of Cole Sprouse and is known for his role as Zack Martin on the Disney Channel series The Suite Life of Zack & Cody and its s...

9/10/2019 9/10/2019

Cole Sprouse is an American actor. He is the twin brother of Dylan Sprouse and is known for his role as Cody Martin on the Disney Channel series The Suite Life of Zack & Cody and its spinoff The Suite ...

7/17/2008 9/10/2019

Prof. Zoltán Ovary (1907 - 2005)

An immunologist who conducted groundbreaking experiments that helped establish the mechanism that sets off allergic reactions Zoltan Purjesz Ovary was born in Kolozsvar, Hungary, in what is now Roman...

2/25/2009 8/23/2019

Moshe Menuhin (1893 - 1982)

Moshe Menuhin (1893-1983) was born in Russia to a distinguished, religious Jewish family.[1] He was the great great grandson of Shneur Zalman of Liadi, the founder of Chabad Hassidism.[2] When the fami...

9/3/2007 8/16/2019

Luis Gerardo Rivera Marín is an attorney-at-law and notary and a former secretary of state of Puerto Rico. Prior to this designation, Rivera Marín served as executive director of the Puerto Rico Tour...

5/31/2007 8/3/2019

Robert Joseph Lemenze (1935 - 2007)

He was born in New York City and lived in Queens, NY, Syosset, Long Island, NY, Buffalo, NY and Wayne, NJ for seven years before moving to Waretown last year. Robert was in the United States Army Res...

7/21/2009 7/31/2019

Hank Greenberg MP (1911 - 1986)


Henry Benjamin "Hank" Greenberg, nicknamed "Hammerin' Hank," was an American professional baseball player in the 1930s and 1940s. A first baseman primarily for the Detroit Tigers, Greenberg was one...

2/21/2007 7/24/2019

Marvin Hirschhorn (1926 - 2015)

Tea: Steeped in Bristol’s History by Cate Murway Within the historic residential neighborhoods of Bristol on the Delaware, the community is punctuated with a currently resurging attractive walking ...

2/7/2009 7/23/2019

Dr. Seymour Oppenheimer (1874 - 1957)

2/7/2009 6/19/2019

Alvin Eugene Toffler MP (1928 - 2016)

Alvin Toffler, the author whose celebrated 1970 book Future Shock examined the danger and promise of the accelerating pace of change in society, died in his sleep Monday in Los Angeles. He was 87. At...

7/2/2016 6/10/2019

Lester J Segarnick (1924 - 2011)

5/23/2010 6/10/2019

Was a well known commander in Etzel (Israeli Underground).

3/20/2015 5/2/2019

Jacob Theodore Schwartz MP (1930 - 2009)


Jacob T. Schwartz, a mathematician and computer scientist who did seminal research in fields as diverse as molecular biology and robotics, died Monday at his home in Manhattan. He was 79. He died in ...

7/11/2008 1/25/2019

Frederick Lester Stanton (March 9, 1873 – January 1, 1945) was an American orthodontist who played a key role in forming of first specialized dental journal The American Orthodontist and formation of...

11/9/2018 11/9/2018

Peter Richard Orszag (/ˈɔrzæɡ/; born December 16, 1968) is an American economist who is a Vice Chairman of Corporate and Investment Banking, Chairman of the Public Sector Group, and Chairman of the F...

5/11/2009 11/1/2018

Rabbi Aaron Soloveichik MP (1917 - 2001)

Rabbi Ahron (Aaron) Soloveichik (May 1, 1917 - October 4, 2001) was a renowned scholar of Talmud, Halakha and a Rosh Yeshiva; known especially within circles of Orthodox Judaism. The youngest of five c...

1/11/2009 10/29/2018

Shulamis Meiselman (1913 - 2009)


Shulamit Soloveitchik Meiselman is the author of the widely acclaimed "The Soloveitchik Heritage: A Daughter's Memoir"

11/26/2008 10/29/2018

R' Jacob Gerd Wiener (born Koppel Gerd Zwienicki) (1917 - 2011)

"Gerd Jacob ZWIENICKI", "Koppel"

Gerd was the eldest of four children. His father, Josef, had left Ukraine in 1913 and opened a bicycle sales and repair shop in Bremen. His mother, Selma, was descended from a distinguished Jewish fa...

2/10/2010 10/6/2018

Joan L. Ellenbogen (1942 - 2001)

2/7/2009 10/2/2018

Alfred Plaut, M.D. MP (1888 - 1962)


2/7/2009 9/19/2018

Rachel Brosnahan is an American actor. She made her film debut in the supernatural horror film  The Unborn  (2009). She subsequently appeared in the films  Beautiful Creatures  (2013),  Louder Than Bom...

4/18/2018 9/17/2018

Moe Berg MP (1902 - 1972)

Morris "Moe" Berg (March 2, 1902 – May 29, 1972) was an American catcher and coach in Major League Baseball who later served as a spy for the Office of Strategic Services during World War II. Althoug...

8/10/2011 9/11/2018

Horace Bumstead (1841–1919) was the son of Josiah Freeman Bumstead, a Boston merchant, and Lucy Douglas Willis Bumstead. He was educated at the Boston Latin School and Yale College (Class of 1863) and ...

6/3/2011 9/4/2018

Otto (Asher) Schwarz Margolis (1907 - 1944)

"Asher Margolis"

Reference: Ancestry Genealogy - SmartCopy : May 7 2021, 3:23:21 UTC

9/3/2018 9/3/2018

Lawrence James Frankel (1904 - 2004)

Lawrence James Frankel Lawrence James Frankel, 100, fitness pioneer and dear friend to many, died peacefully at his Charleston home on Saturday, Dec. 18, after a long illness. Mr. Frankel was born ...

5/29/2009 8/31/2018

Joseph Earl Shorin MP (1903 - 1959)

Was the co-founder of Topps Chewing Gum, Inc. along with his brothers Abram, Ira and Philip. His childhood antics were the inspiration for Bazooka Joe . He was a graduate of New York University (Busi...

11/2/2009 8/27/2018

Herman Prins Salomon MP (1930 - 2021)

Herman Prins Salomon was a Professor Emeritus of French at the State University of New York in Albany (SUNY Albany), having retired in 2010 after 42 years of service as Professor of the Department of L...

3/4/2008 8/16/2018

John S. Radosta MP (1913 - 1988)

John Stephen Radosta was born in Brooklyn and began his newspaper career at the age of 15 in 1929, when he became the Brooklyn Technical High School correspondent for a neighborhood newspaper. At New Y...

6/18/2018 7/25/2018

Maitland Ward is an American actor. Her father has Norwegian, English, and German roots, while her mother is mostly of German and English descent. Sources "Maitland Ward." Ethnicelebs , published...

7/12/2018 7/12/2018

Erich Maria Remarque MP (1898 - 1970)


Erich Maria Remarque (born Erich Paul Remark; 22 June 1898 – 25 September 1970) was a German author, most known for his anti-war novel All Quiet on the Western Front. Erich Maria Remarque was born ...

12/7/2010 6/26/2018

Mara Wilson (born July 24, 1987) is an American writer and former actress. She is known for playing Natalie Hillard in Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), Susan Walker in Miracle on 34th Street (1994), and Matild...

2/23/2017 6/11/2018

Howard Wiswall Bible (1872 - 1951)

HOWARD W. BIBLE, JURIST, JOURNALIST Mr. Bible, whose poems and plays had been published here and in England, was born in Washington, N.C. He lived in Denver when Colorado was still a frontier country...

7/9/2015 5/28/2018

Frank Montgomery Avery (1857 - 1944)

He was educated at the Adelphi Academy, Brooklyn; at the University of Heidelberg, Germany ; and, in law, at the New York University. He engaged in literary work; after admission to the bar, he formed ...

6/24/2008 5/25/2018

Richard W. Johnson was a doctor in the US Army Medical Corps. He attended Princeton University and the New York University Medical College. He was a member of the Sons of the American Revolution. "1s...

5/13/2018 5/13/2018

Caroline Mulroney MP

Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Caroline Anne Mulroney Lapham (born June 11, 1974),[2][3][4] is a Canadian-American[1] businesswoman, lawyer and politician who is the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario nominee for York—Simco...

3/14/2011 4/16/2018

George Blumberg (1903 - 1960)

George Blumberg (April 29, 1903 – January 18, 1960) was an American businessman and politician from New York. He was born on April 29, 1903, in Brooklyn, New York City, the son of Max Blumberg and ...

2/17/2018 2/17/2018

John Carl Malone (born March 7, 1941) is an American billionaire businessman, landowner and philanthropist. He was chief executive officer (CEO) of Tele-Communications Inc. (TCI), a cable and media g...

1/28/2018 1/28/2018

Diane B. Snelling (1952 - d.)

Chittenden County representative to the Vermont State Senate for three terms. Designer and Creative Manager at Aniforms in New York City. President of Muse Creative Management from 1982-1992. Art and...

5/5/2013 1/18/2018

2/7/2009 12/18/2017

Frances G. Knight (1905 - 1999)

Frances Knight, 1905-1999, was a Newport native who was Director of Passport Service. An independent who ran her own show through many presidential administrations, Frances transformed an inefficient f...

12/3/2017 12/3/2017

Peter Bryce (1834 - 1892)

Peter Bryce (1834-92) was a pioneering figure in the field of mental health. Practicing in the post–Civil War era, he championed more humane therapeutic treatments for the mentally ill. He held impor...

11/25/2017 11/25/2017

Henry T. Heald (1904 - 1975)

Henry Townley Heald (1904–1975) was a university and foundation president. Career Heald was president of Armour Institute of Technology from 1938 to 1940, when it became Illinois Institute of Tec...

11/8/2013 11/21/2017

Stan Lundine (1936 - d.)

Stanley Nelson Lundine (born February 4, 1939) is a politician from Jamestown, New York who served as Mayor of Jamestown, a United States Representative, and Lieutenant Governor of New York. A Democr...

11/19/2017 11/19/2017

Iris Weinshall is a vice chancellor at the City University of New York and a former commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation. Weinshall was appointed commissioner by then-Mayor ...

4/9/2012 10/25/2017

Allan Oakley Hunter, III (1989 - 2007)

Hunter, Allan Oakley III, known as Trey, (May 7, 1989-September 22, 2007), born in Newport Beach, California. Graduate of Harbor Day School and Corona del Mar High School; freshman student at New York ...

9/27/2017 9/27/2017