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Brantley York MP (1805 - 1891)

Dr. York was a minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, and notwithstanding his blindness, was one of the greatest educators North Carolina ever produced. He was one of the founders of Old Tr...

7/28/2010 8/9/2018

James Yancey MP (c.1768 - 1818)

James Yancey, legislator, merchant, planter, public official, and educator, was born in Gloucester District, Orange (now Caswell) County, of English and Welsh ancestry, the son of Bartlett, Sr., and ...

9/25/2008 8/8/2018

George R.R. Martin MP

"GRRM"

Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States

George Raymond Richard Martin (born George Raymond Martin; September 20, 1948), also known as GRRM, is an American novelist and short-story writer in the fantasy, horror, and science fiction genres, sc...

8/6/2018 8/7/2018

Deepak Chopra (Hindi: दीपक चोपड़ा) (born October 22, 1946) is an Indian American public speaker, and writer on Ayurveda, spirituality and mind-body medicine. Chopra began his career as an endocrinologi...

8/30/2007 8/6/2018

Condoleezza "Condi" Rice (/ˌkɒndəˈliːzə raɪs/; born November 14, 1954) is an American political scientist and diplomat. She served as the 66th United States Secretary of State, the second person to h...

7/3/2015 8/6/2018

Francis Devereux Clarke MP (1849 - 1913)

Francis Devereux Clarke, teacher of the deaf, was born in Raleigh. His father, William John Clarke, was a lawyer, a major in the Mexican War and a colonel in the Civil War, and president of the San A...

8/6/2018 8/6/2018

William Maxwell Blackburn MP (1899 - 1972)

William Maxwell Blackburn, educator, son of Charles Stanley and Amy Malvina Waring Blackburn, Presbyterian missionaries, was born in Urumiah, Iran, and died in Durham. His paternal grandfather was a ...

8/5/2018 8/5/2018

William Bingham MP (1835 - 1873)

William Bingham, author and educator, was born in Hillsborough, the fourth child and eldest son of William James Bingham, headmaster of Hillsborough Academy, and his wife, Eliza Alves Norwood. Named ...

8/4/2018 8/4/2018

Robert Bingham MP (1838 - 1927)

Robert Bingham, headmaster of Bingham School and educational advocate, was born in Hillsborough, the fourth child of William James Bingham, then principal of Hillsborough Academy, and his wife, Eliza...

8/21/2015 8/4/2018

William James Bingham MP (1802 - 1866)

William James Bingham, popularly known as "the Napoleon of schoolmasters," was born in Chapel Hill, the oldest son of William Bingham, then professor of ancient languages at The University of North C...

8/21/2015 8/4/2018

William Stanly Bernard MP (1867 - 1938)

William Stanly Bernard, professor of Greek in The University of North Carolina, was born in Greenville, the son of Dr. William Augustus Bernard, a surgeon captain in the Confederate Army, and Mary Sm...

8/4/2018 8/4/2018

Reidar Fauske Sognnaes MP (1911 - 1984)

Reidar Fauske Sognnaes was Dean of the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, founding Dean of the UCLA School of Dentistry, and a scholar in the field of oral pathology. Wikipedia: Reidar Fauske Sognnaes

2/25/2008 8/2/2018

David Thoreson Lykken MP (1928 - 2006)

David Thoreson Lykken (June 18, 1928 – September 15, 2006) was a behavioral geneticist and Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of Minnesota. He is best known for his...

5/4/2015 8/2/2018

Lloyd Hustvedt MP (1922 - 2004)

Lloyd Hustvedt (April 18, 1922 – February 2, 2004) was an American professor and scholar of Norwegian-American history. LINKS WIKIPEDIA Background Lloyd Hustvedt was born and raised in th...

10/14/2010 8/2/2018

Burton Hatlen MP (1936 - 2008)

Burton Hatlen was an American literary scholar and professor at the University of Maine. Hatlen worked closely with Carroll F. Terrell, an Ezra Pound scholar and co-founder of the National Poetry Found...

5/24/2010 8/2/2018

Carl Magnus Fallenius MP (1815 - 1879)

Carl Magnus Fallenius, född 15 januari 1815 i Västervik, död 1879, var en svensk präst, teolog och politiker. Han var pastor primarius i Storkyrkan i Stockholm från 1860 och som sådan också självskri...

2/15/2013 8/1/2018

Charles Maynard Beach MP (1876 - 1959)

Charles Maynard Beach, educator, was born in Caldwell County, near Lenoir, the son of Joseph Lawson and Anne Shuford Beach. He attended schools in the community, including Hibriten Academy, and was g...

8/1/2018 8/1/2018

Rev. Ulrik Vilhelm Koren MP (1826 - 1910)

Burial record: Birth: Dec. 22, 1826 Bergen Bergen kommune Hordaland fylke, Norway Death: Dec. 19, 1910 Decorah Winneshiek County Iowa, USA Preverend (Prost) i Little Iowa Norsk.Evangelisk Lut...

8/23/2009 7/31/2018

Peter Laurentius Larsen MP (1833 - 1915)

Faddere bl.a. frøken Anna Andrea Oftedahl Peter Laurentius Larsen utvandret til USA og ble den første presidenten for Luther College i Iowa som han vel var med på å stifte i 1861. www.luther.edu

3/5/2008 7/31/2018

Lars Onsager Norwegian born American physical chemist. Born: 27 November 1903, Kristiania (now Oslo), Norway. Died: 5 October 1976, Coral Gables, FL, USA. Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1968 , "for the di...

2/23/2011 7/31/2018

Alice Mary Baldwin MP (1879 - 1960)

Alice Mary Baldwin, educator, was born in Lewiston, Me., where her father was head of the Latin School. She was the eldest of the five children of the Reverend Fritz Walter and Sarah Bingham Lyman Ba...

7/29/2018 7/29/2018

Ned Lamont MP

Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States

Ned Lamont is an American politician and businessman. In 2006, he defeated incumbent United States Senator Joe Lieberman in Connecticut's Democratic primary election. However, in the general election, ...

10/17/2007 7/28/2018

William Cicero Allen MP (1859 - 1952)

William Cicero Allen, educator and historian, was born in Halifax of Scottish ancestry. His father was James V. Allen, the leading merchant in Halifax County and a major of the local regiment of Home...

7/24/2018 7/24/2018

Donald Keith Adams MP (1902 - 1971)

\ Donald Keith Adams, educator and psychologist, was born in Orville, Ohio, the son of John F. and Elizabeth Taylor Adams. His preparatory education was completed at the local high school in 1919, an...

7/24/2018 7/24/2018

Arthur Lapworth MP (1872 - 1941)

Arthur Lapworth FRS[1] (10 October 1872 – 5 April 1941) was a Scottish chemist. He was born in Galashiels, Scotland, the son of geologist Charles Lapworth and educated at St Andrew's and King Edwar...

7/17/2018 7/18/2018

Dr. Charles Lapworth MP (1842 - 1920)

Prof Charles Lapworth FRS LLD FGS (20 September 1842 – 13 March 1920) was an English geologist who pioneered faunal analysis using index fossils and identified the Ordovician period. Charles Lapwor...

7/17/2018 7/18/2018

Alden Partridge, (February 12, 1785 - January 17, 1854) was an American author, legislator, officer, surveyor, an early superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York an...

11/7/2012 7/8/2018

Erich Maria Remarque MP (1898 - 1970)

"פול"

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 on...

12/7/2010 6/26/2018

Gena Turgel, MBE MP (1923 - 2018)

Gena Turgel (née Goldfinger; 1 February 1923 – 7 June 2018) was a Polish author, educator and Holocaust survivor. She survived the bombing of Poland and Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where she nur...

6/12/2007 6/9/2018

Charles William Bardeen was an American educator and publisher. He devoted his career to improve the education system of the United States. He was the father of Charles Russell Bardeen and grandfather ...

6/19/2011 4/23/2018

Sir Walter Hamilton Moberly GBE KCB DSO (20 October 1881 – 31 January 1974) was a British academic. Life The son of Rev. Robert Campbell Moberly and the grandson of George Moberly, he was educate...

4/20/2018 4/20/2018

William Walter Merry MP (1835 - 1918)

William Walter Merry (1835–1918) was an English classical scholar, clergyman, and educator. Life William Merry was born in Evesham, Worcestershire, and was educated at Cheltenham College and Ball...

4/15/2018 4/15/2018

Robert Laurie Morant KCB MP (1863 - 1920)

Sir Robert Laurie Morant KCB (7 April 1863 – 13 March 1920) was an English administrator and educationalist. Career overview He was educated at Winchester College and New College, Oxford. After...

4/14/2018 4/14/2018

Dr. Thomas West Harris MP (1839 - 1888)

Thomas West Harris, physician, educator, and first dean of The University of North Carolina Medical School, was born in Chatham County, the son of Thomas Brooks and Nancy Clegg Harris. His father was...

5/20/2016 3/31/2018

Charles Henry Langston MP (1817 - 1892)

Charles Henry Langston (1817–1892), was an American abolitionist and political activist born free in Louisa County, Virginia, the son of a wealthy planter who provided for his education and ensured h...

7/12/2009 3/24/2018

Gabriel Abraham Almond MP (1911 - 2002)

"Gabe or Gay"

Born January 12, 1911 Died December 25, 2002 Gabriel A. Almond (January 12, 1911 – December 25, 2002) was a political scientist from the United States best known for his pioneering work on comparat...

2/5/2009 3/14/2018

Virginia Graham Gentry MP (1925 - 2011)

memorial ID# 73324687

10/21/2013 3/9/2018

Rev. John Louis Nuelsen Sr. MP (1867 - 1946)

"And should it happen that the state should act in ways that are manifestly anti-Christian, then a free church is more at liberty to raise its voice in obedience to God's word. We shall not rush into m...

8/26/2007 3/1/2018

Géza Teleki de Szék GR MP (1911 - 1983)

"Géza Pál Rudolf"

gr. széki Teleki Géza Geologus. Egy.-i tanulmányait a bécsi egy.-en végezte, és ott doktorált 1930-ban. 1940-től 1944-ig a kolozsvári egy.-en a gazdasági földrajz tanára. 1944-ben, a német megszállás i...

7/20/2009 3/1/2018

Gf Mihály Teleki de Szék, Obergespan of Kolozs, *Sorostély 15.1.1671, +1720; m.Katalin Thoroczkay de Toroczkószentgyörgy (+18.2.1723); They had issue: A1. János, *1697, +Vingárd 1772; m.Borbála V...

1/15/2011 3/1/2018

Lawrence Seldon Bacow (born August 24, 1951) is an American lawyer, economist, and author. He was elected the 29th President of Harvard University on February 11, 2018; he is set to assume office on ...

10/10/2016 2/11/2018

Georgine Hyde MP (1925 - 2015)

Jewish Survivor Georgine Hyde Testimony on Youtube Georgine Hyde, former East Ramapo trustee and Holocaust survivor, dies. Memorial service open to the public set for 11:30 a.m., Wednesday at Wanamak...

1/8/2009 2/8/2018

Harry F. Welsh MP (1918 - 1995)

Served with the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division He served with the 506th from their inception at Camp Toccoa, GA, and into D-Day, during the assault on Carentan, he was also ...

1/29/2018 2/8/2018

Vivien Theodore Thomas (August 29, 1910 – November 26, 1985) was an African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome (now known as cyanotic heart disea...

9/11/2017 1/30/2018

Oran Faville MP (1817 - 1872)

Oran Faville (October 13, 1817 – November 2, 1872) was an American politician from Iowa. Biography Faville, a Republican, served as the first Lieutenant Governor of Iowa from 1858 to 1860 under fel...

1/30/2018 1/30/2018

Mary Mary Shober MP (1858 - 1944)

Cora was the daughter of John A. Shober & Mary McLeod and sister to Howard Clayton Shober (1859-1956). She was the first woman School Superintendent in Hyde County, South Dakota as well as in all o...

1/29/2018 1/29/2018

Hannah Epright MP (1841 - 1903)

Hannah Epright Daughter of: Samuel and Hannah (Neilley) Epright Hannah Epright, daughter of the parents last named, was born July 23, 1841, at Gulf Mills, in Montgomery county, Pennsylvania, and wa...

1/22/2018 1/24/2018

Derham, Sir David Plumley (1920–1985) by Cecily Close This article was published in Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volume 17, (MUP), 2007 Sir David Plumley Derham (1920-1985), lawyer and vice-ch...

1/21/2018 1/21/2018

Peter Plympton Smith MP (1945 - d.)

Peter Plympton Smith (born October 31, 1945) is a former member of the United States House of Representatives from the U.S. state of Vermont, the 75th Lieutenant Governor of Vermont, and an education...

1/18/2018 1/18/2018

Mason S. Stone MP (1859 - 1940)

Mason Sereno Stone (December 14, 1859 – July 13, 1940) was a Vermont educator who served as state Superintendent of Education. From 1919 to 1921 he was Lieutenant Governor of Vermont. Biography M...

2/3/2013 1/17/2018

Betty Ann Lowe, M.D. MP (1934 - 2013)

Betty Ann Lowe, M.D., was an exemplary pediatrician, diagnostician, educator, and advocate for children, Arkansas Children’s Hospital and the state of Arkansas. She was known to be homespun, devoted, g...

8/20/2013 1/8/2018

Edith Rosenfels Nash MP (1913 - 2003)

Edith Nash (July 12, 1913 – November 9, 2003) was an American educator and poet. She served as the second director of the Georgetown Day School in Washington, DC from 1961-1975. She and her husband P...

1/7/2018 1/7/2018

Andrew L. Todd Sr. MP (1872 - 1945)

. Andrew Lee Todd Sr. (July 27, 1872 – March 24, 1945) was an American lawyer, educator and Democratic member of the Tennessee General Assembly. Early life Todd was born in the Rucker community o...

1/1/2018 1/1/2018

Alexander Meiklejohn MP (1872 - 1964)

Alexander Meiklejohn (/ˈmiːkəlˌdʒɒn/; 3 February 1872 – 17 December 1964) was a philosopher, university administrator, educational reformer, and free-speech advocate. He served as dean of Brown Uni...

12/17/2017 12/17/2017

Gertrude I. Johnson MP (1876 - 1961)

Gertrude I. Johnson, 1876-1961, and Mary Tiffany Wales, 1874-1952, founding mothers of Johnson & Wales University. [Mary Tiffany Wales was born in Wilmington, Delaware in 1874 and graduated from th...

12/17/2017 12/17/2017

Mary Colman Wheeler MP (1846 - 1920)

Mary Colman Wheeler (1846-1920) the founder of Providence's Wheeler School, was born on the family farm in Concord, Massachusetts, May 15, 1846. The Wheeler family, direct descendants of one of the...

12/16/2017 12/16/2017

William Augustus Mowry MP (1829 - 1917)

William Augustus Mowry (August 13, 1829 – 1917) was an American educator and historical writer, born at Uxbridge, Massachusetts. --------------------------------------------------------------- ...

12/15/2017 12/15/2017

Thomas Williams Bicknell MP (1834 - 1925)

Thomas W. Bicknell (September 6, 1834 – 1925) was an American educator, historian, and author. -------------------------------------------------------------------------- Thomas W. Bicknell (183...

12/15/2017 12/15/2017

John Byron Diman MP (1863 - 1949)

"John Hugh Diman"

Reverend John Byron Diman was born in Brookline, Massachusetts to a prominent Rhode Island family of French-Huguenot origin, a branch of which settled in Bristol.The family's surname has been spelled...

12/15/2017 12/15/2017

Lyndon Ambrose Smith MP (1854 - 1918)

Lyndon Ambrose Smith (July 15, 1854 – March 5, 1918) was an American educator, lawyer and Republican politician who served as the 14th Attorney General and the 15th Lieutenant Governor of Minnesota. ...

12/14/2017 12/14/2017

Sarah Elizabeth Doyle MP (1830 - 1922)

Sarah Elizabeth Doyle (March 22, 1830 – December 21, 1922) was an American educator and educational reformer, noted for her roles in founding the Rhode Island School of Design and establishing women'...

12/11/2017 12/11/2017

Henry Barnard MP (1811 - 1900)

Henry Barnard (1811-1900) was born in Hartford, Connecticut. He graduated from Yale in 1830, taught school for a year in Pennsylvania, then returned to Connecticut to study law. Although he gained ad...

12/10/2017 12/10/2017

John Howland MP (1757 - 1854)

John Howland, 1757-1854, a public-spirited businessman who began his career as an apprentice hairdresser, is often cited as the father of the Providence public school system. In 1799, the Newport-bor...

12/9/2017 12/9/2017

Harry M. Callahan MP (1912 - 1999)

Harry M. Callahan, 1912-1999, formerly of Atlanta, Georgia and Providence, was generally regarded as one of America's greatest photographers and photo essayists of the 20th-century. He was one of the m...

12/9/2017 12/9/2017

Bruce Macmillan Bigelow MP (1903 - 1954)

Bruce Bigelow, 1903-1954, was a Brown University Graduate and a historian, who served as Vice President of the University during the administration of President Henry M. Wriston (1937-1955). Described ...

11/30/2017 11/30/2017

James P. Adams MP (1895 - 1969)

Dr. James P. Adams, 1895-1969, educator, college administrator, and civic leader, was born in Michigan, but was on the faculty of Brown University from 1921 to 1944, serving the last twelve years as vi...

11/30/2017 11/30/2017

Wil Lou Gray MP (1883 - 1984)

Born into a prominent Laurens County family in 1883, Dr. Gray dedicated her life to fighting illiteracy. After graduating from Columbia College in 1903 she taught in a one-room school in Greenwood Co...

11/27/2017 11/27/2017

Septima Modestine Clark MP (1898 - 1987)

Septima Poinsette Clark (May 3, 1898–December 15, 1987) was an American educator and civil rights activist. Clark developed the literacy and citizenship workshops that played an important role in t...

5/12/2015 11/27/2017

Mary McLeod Bethune MP (1875 - 1955)

Born to former slaves in Mayesville, South Carolina, Bethune emerged as the nation’s leading educator of American blacks. She was an advisor to four presidents, a consultant for the chartering of the...

10/12/2016 11/27/2017

She was born and named Marie Alice Van de Voort, but was known professionally as Alice Marie. Miss Van de Voort was a member of an old southern family. She was born in Wilcox County, Alabama, in 1884 a...

3/13/2017 11/26/2017

David Bancroft Johnson MP (1856 - 1928)

David Bancroft Johnson (was born in 1856 in the dormitory of La Grange Female College in Tennessee, where his father was president and founder. He was the founder and first president of Winthrop Univ...

11/26/2017 11/26/2017

Samuel "Esquire" Phillips MP (c.1715 - 1790)

Founder, Phillips Andover Academy; his brother founded Phillips Exeter Academy The eldest brother, often called Esquire Phillips to distinguish him from his son, Judge Samuel Phillips, was born in An...

5/21/2009 11/21/2017

Henry Philip Tappan MP (1805 - 1881)

Henry Philip Tappan (April 18, 1805 – November 15, 1881) was an American philosopher, educator and academic administrator. He is officially considered the first president of the University of Michiga...

7/23/2016 11/17/2017

Martha Van Rensselaer MP (1864 - 1932)

Martha Van Rensselaer (June 21, 1864 – May 26, 1932) was a founding co-director of the College of Home Economics, which led to the establishment of the New York State College of Human Ecology in It...

11/16/2017 11/16/2017

Viviana A. Rotman Zelizer (born January 19, 1946) is a sociologist and the Lloyd Cotsen '50 Professor of Sociology at Princeton University. She is a prominent economic sociologist who focuses on the ...

11/13/2008 10/18/2017

Charles Wilbert Snow MP (1884 - 1977)

"Wilbert Norton", "Bill Snow"

Charles Wilbert "Bill" Snow (April 6, 1884 – September 28, 1977) was an American poet, educator and politician. He served as the 75th Governor of Connecticut. He generally went by the name Wilbert or...

6/25/2014 10/2/2017

Ephraim Henry Hyde MP (1812 - 1896)

Ephraim H. Hyde (June 1, 1812 – June 18, 1896) was an American politician who was the 33rd Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut from 1867 to 1869. He previously served as President pro tempore of the C...

11/21/2016 9/29/2017

Junius Edgar West MP (1866 - 1947)

Lieutenant governor of Virginia from 1922-1930. Bio published in Suffolk Nansemond Historical Society Newsletter, March 2002. Junius Edgar West (July 12, 1866 – January 1, 1947) was a Virginia poli...

2/3/2017 9/12/2017

Daniel Albright Long MP (1844 - 1933)

Daniel Albright Long, clergyman and educator, was born in Graham, the son of Jacob and Jane Stuart Stockard Long. He had a sister, Bettie, and five brothers: John, William Samuel, Jacob A., George ...

9/11/2017 9/11/2017

George T. Winston MP (1852 - 1932)

George Tayloe Winston (October 12, 1852 – August 26, 1932) was an American educator and university administrator. Early years Winston was born at Windsor, North Carolina, to Patrick Henry Winston...

1/4/2016 9/10/2017

Melvin E. Thompson, Governor MP (1903 - 1980)

Melvin E. Thompson (1903–1980) was the first person elected to the office of lieutenant governor of Georgia and served as the state's governor in 1947–48. He is best remembered for his fight with Her...

9/25/2011 9/7/2017

Richard Henry Jesse MP (1853 - 1921)

Richard Henry Jesse (May 1, 1853 – January 21, 1921)[1] was an American educator and the eighth president of the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri.[2] He was born in Lancaster County, Vi...

9/6/2015 9/1/2017

Dayton Hobbs MP (1924 - 2006)

Dayton Hobbs was a pastor, pioneer Christian school administrator, and inventor of Tee Ball, a baseball game played by youngsters throughout the United States and other countries as well.. He studi...

8/31/2017 8/31/2017

Ralph Ellison MP (1913 - 1994)

Ralph Ellison was an American novelist, literary critic, and scholar. Ellison is best known for his novel Invisible Man , which won the National Book Award in 1953. An alumnus of the Tuskegee Institute...

8/28/2017 8/28/2017

Joyce Carol Oates MP

"Rosamund Smith", "Lauren Kelly"

Joyce Carol Oates (born June 16, 1938) is an American writer. Oates published her first book in 1963 and has since published over 40 novels, as well as a number of plays and novellas, and many volume...

8/28/2017 8/28/2017

Rudolfo Anaya MP

Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, United States

Author of Bless Me Ultima, his most famous work. Professor, novelist, playwright, poet, essayist. Bibliography (from wikipedia): Fiction[edit] Bless Me, Ultima (1972), ISBN 0-446-67536-9 Heart of A...

8/28/2017 8/28/2017

James Gindling Harlow, Sr. MP (1912 - 1978)

Obituary, The Oklahoman, Saturday, March 11, 1978: --James Harlow Dies at Age 65--Dr James G Harlow, prominant education leader and a member of the Oklahoma Hall of Fame, died Friday following a he...

8/28/2017 8/28/2017

François Rabelais MP (1494 - 1553)

Individual Note source Fils d'un avocat et né au domaine de la Devinière près de Chinon, en Touraine, vers l'an 1487, François Rabelais commença ses études dans une abbaye de Bénédictins, voisine de ...

8/28/2017 8/28/2017

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Rank: Pvt. Regt: 8th Mn. Branch: Calvary Additional Service: Co. D, 2nd Mn., Calvary From Genealogy of the Hannum family : descended from John and Marge...

8/19/2017 8/24/2017

Seán Ó Faoláin MP (1900 - 1991)

"John Francis Whalen"

Seán Ó Faoláin was an Irish short story writer and educator. He wrote his first stories in the 1920s, eventually completing 90 stories over a period of 60 years. He was elected Saoi of Aosdána in 1986....

8/23/2017 8/23/2017

Shen Congwen 沈從文 MP (1902 - 1988)

Shen Ts'ung-wen, professor of literature, editor, and writer of fiction celebrating everyday life and the dignity of the common Chinese.

3/4/2012 8/22/2017

Joseph Heller MP (1923 - 1999)

Joseph Heller was an American author of novels, short stories, plays and screenplays. His best-known work is the novel Catch-22 , a satire on war and bureaucracy, whose title has become a synonym for a...

5/1/2017 8/22/2017

Barksdale Hamlett MP (1879 - 1919)

Served for four years as the Superintendent of Public Instruction in Kentucky, and while in this position he wrote and secured passage of many of the progressive and reform school laws, now in effect...

8/10/2017 8/10/2017

John Clark Ridpath MP (1840 - 1900)

John Clark Ridpath (April 26, 1840 – July 31, 1900) was an American educator, historian, and editor. His mother was a descendant of Samuel Matthews, a colonial governor of Virginia.

8/5/2017 8/5/2017

from Anna Leonowens Anna Leonowens (26 November 1831–19 January 1915) was an English travel writer, educator, and social activist. She worked in Siam from 1862 to 1868, where she taught the wives a...

8/15/2009 8/3/2017

Nora Archibald Smith MP (1859 - 1934)

Updated from WikiTree Genealogy via sister Kate Douglas Riggs (born Smith aka Wiggin) by SmartCopy : Dec 11 2014, 16:57:11 UTC Nora Archibald Smith (1859–1934) was an American children's author o...

1/20/2010 8/2/2017

Kate Douglas Wiggin MP (1856 - 1923)

From Wikipedia : Kate Douglas Wiggin (September 28, 1856 – August 24, 1923) was an American educator and author of children's stories, most notably the classic children's novel Rebecca of Sunnybrook ...

1/20/2010 8/2/2017

Joe Porcaro MP

"Joe"

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Joe Porcaro is an American jazz drummer. Porcaro has recorded with Natalie Cole, Don Ellis, Stan Getz, Freddie Hubbard, Gladys Knight, Madonna, The Monkees, Gerry Mulligan, Pink Floyd, Howard Roberts...

4/15/2007 7/23/2017

American novelist, literary critic, and essayist Walter Kirn is a 1983 graduate of Princeton University. He has published a collection of short stories and several novels, including Thumbsucker, which ...

11/8/2011 7/22/2017

" Mr. Fisher was, in the early fifties, the assistant to Prof. John A. Porter, of Yale College, and at one time was Professor of Chemistry at Brown University, which conferred upon him an honorary degr...

7/14/2017 7/15/2017