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Rulon Gardner is an American Olympian who competed in the 2000 Olympic games, winning the gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling upon defeating Russian Aleksandr Karelin, who was undefeated in 13 years of...

2/22/2017 2/22/2017

Harry Kelly was an American politician. He served as the 39th Governor of Michigan from 1943 to 1947. In 1954, he was nominated by the Republican party to a seat on the Michigan Supreme Court. He was e...

7/21/2014 1/29/2017

Brian Kelly MP (1931 - 2005)

Brian Kelly was an American actor best known for his role as Porter Ricks, the widowed father of two sons on the NBC television series Flipper , and as Scott Ross in the ABC adventure series Straightaw...

5/11/2014 1/29/2017

Darrell Hammond MP (1955 - d.)

Darrell Hammond is an American actor, stand-up comedian, and impressionist. He was a regular member of "The Not Ready For Prime Time Players Company" on Saturday Night Live from 1995 to 2009. Upon hi...

3/7/2014 1/29/2017

Susan Harris MP

"Susan Harris"

Susan Harris is an American television comedy writer and producer. Harris created numerous TV series: Fay , Soap , Loves Me, Loves Me Not , Benson , It Takes Two , The Golden Girls , Empty Nest , Nur...

9/4/2015 1/18/2017

Marie L. G. Roethlisberger MP

Madison, Dane, WI, USA

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

Carrie Fisher MP (1956 - 2016)

Carrie Frances Fisher (October 21, 1956 – December 27, 2016) was an American actress, screenwriter, author, producer, and speaker. She was known for playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars films. Fish...

10/22/2007 12/27/2016

Kathleen Turner MP

"Kathleen Turner"

Kathleen Turner is an American film and stage actor and director. Turner came to fame during the 1980s, after roles in Body Heat (1981), Crimes of Passion (1984), Romancing the Stone (1984), and Priz...

10/26/2016 10/26/2016

Bella Thorne MP


Bella Thorne is an American actor, singer, and author. She played Ruthy Spivey in the TV series My Own Worst Enemy , Tancy Henrickson in the fourth season of Big Love , and CeCe Jones on the Disney Cha...

4/23/2016 10/20/2016

Kristen Bell MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Kristen Bell is an American actor, model, and singer, currently starring in the NBC comedy The Good Place as of September 2016. Bell gained critical acclaim for her first major role as the title char...

9/22/2016 9/22/2016

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 9/18/2016

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

English actress best known for her roles in The Devil Wears Prada (2006), The Young Victoria (2009), and The Adjustment Bureau (2011). She has been nominated for three Golden Globe Awards, two London...

4/17/2012 7/4/2016

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

Maggie L. Walker MP (1864 - 1934)

"Maggie Lena Mitchell"

Maggie Lena Walker' (July 15, 1864 – December 15, 1934) was an African-American teacher and businesswoman. Walker was the first female bank president of any race to charter a bank in the United State...

5/11/2016 5/12/2016

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 11/8/2014

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 5/6/2014

Thaddeus Stevens MP (1792 - 1868)

"the great commoner.dictator of house"

Thaddeus Stevens (April 4, 1792 – August 11, 1868), of Pennsylvania, was a Republican leader and one of the most powerful members of the United States House of Representatives. As chairman of the House...

6/22/2012 11/8/2012

Oscar Pistorius (born 22 November 1986, Johannesburg), South African sprint runner who is a double amputee was selected to run in both the individual 400 metres and the 4x400 relay at the London Olympi...

7/16/2012 8/7/2012

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 3/8/2012

Economics Nobel Laureate 1994 Bio John Forbes Nash, Jr . Wikipedia John F. Nash Jr. , Math Genius Defined by a ‘Beautiful Mind,’ NYTimes

12/30/2007 2/28/2012

George VI of the United Kingdom MP (1895 - 1952)

"Bertie", "the Stammerer", "Albert Frederick Arthur George", "The King of England and Scotland", "George VI"

a short summary from Wikipedia: George VI King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions (more...) Reign: 11 December 1936 – 6 February 1952 Coronation: 12 May 1937 Predecessor: Edward ...

4/18/2007 2/19/2012

John Brewster, Jr. MP (c.1766 - c.1854)

from . John Brewster Jr. (May 30 or May 31, 1766–1854) was a prolific, deaf itinerant painter who produced many charming portraits of well-off New England families, especially their children. He li...

9/2/2009 2/18/2012

Sarah Bernhardt MP (1844 - 1923)

"The Divine Sarah"

Sarah Bernhardt (c. October 22, 1844 – March 26, 1923) was a French stage and early film actress, and has been referred to as the most famous actress the world has ever known. Bernhardt made her fame...

2/16/2011 1/24/2012

Virginia Woolf MP (1882 - 1941)

"Adeline Virginia Stephen"

Adeline Virginia Woolf (pronounced /ˈwʊlf/; 25 January 1882 – 28 March 1941) was an English author, essayist, publisher, and writer of short stories, regarded as one of the foremost modernist lit...

6/16/2007 1/23/2012

Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, KB MP (1758 - 1805)

"Horace Nelson", "Lord Nelson", "Duke of Bronte", "Viscount Nelson"

See The Pursuit of Victory: The Life and Achievement of Horatio Nelson, by Roger J.B. Knight (2005), the most highly regarded biography of Lord Nelson, for extensive details of his personal and profe...

3/10/2007 1/23/2012

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 1/23/2012

Leonardo da Vinci MP (1452 - 1519)

Leonardo da Vinci Most famous Works: Mona Lisa , The Last Supper , The Vitruvian Man Discovery of a New Selfportrait of Leonardo da Vinci?

1/5/2009 1/22/2012

Maria Beij, alias Zangeres Zonder Naam MP (1919 - 1998)

"Rietje Beij", "Zangeres zonder naam"

Zie Wikipedia: Zangeres Zonder Naam Lees Als de ZANGERES ZONDER NAAM werd Mary Servaes (Beij) bekend. De koningin van het levenslied. Zij maakte haar debuut in 1959 met levensliederen ...

4/16/2011 1/22/2012

Helen Keller was the first deaf and blind person to graduate from college. The story of how Keller's teacher, Annie Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language...

9/15/2008 1/22/2012

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 1/22/2012

Thomas Jefferson was part of the Committee of Five appointed by the Continental Congress to draft the Declaration of Independence and the main author. The others were John Adams, Roger Sherman, Robert ...

2/24/2007 1/22/2012

Poet John Milton MP (1608 - 1674)

"John Milton the poet"

John Milton (December 9, 1608 – November 8, 1674) was an English poet, most famous for his blank verse epic Paradise Lost. His father, John Milton Sr., was a well-off scrivener, and his grandfather a...

3/18/2007 1/22/2012

Stephen Hawking MP

Oxford, England

Stephen William Hawking CH, CBE, FRS, FRSA (born 8 January 1942) is an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology within the U...

2/17/2008 1/14/2012