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Woody Johnson MP


Robert Wood Johnson IV, nicknamed Woody Johnson, is the owner of the National Football League's New York Jets. He bought the Jets from the estate of Leon Hess in 2000. Johnson purchased the team for $6...

12/21/2009 1/19/2017

Martin Scorsese MP


He is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, actor, and film historian. He is the founder of the World Cinema Foundation and a recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award for his contributi...

8/6/2010 1/17/2017

See Wikipedia...

7/24/2009 1/10/2017

Harvey S Sadow (1922 - 2011)

"Dr. Harvey S. Sadow"

SADOW, Ph.D., Harvey S. Dr. Harvey S. Sadow, a leading figure in the pharmaceutical industry, died on Thursday, (March 24, 2011) at the age of 88. Dr. Sadow, son of the late Nat and Frances (Saveth) Sa...

1/10/2009 1/7/2017

Augustus Storrs (1817 - 1892)

Along with his brother Charles, donated land for the University of Connecticut: Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Dec 3 2016, 7:08:48 UTC

6/30/2009 1/7/2017

Charles Whiting Storrs (1822 - 1885)

Along with his brother Augustus, donated land for the University of Connecticut: Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Dec 3 2016, 7:08:48 UTC

3/27/2014 1/7/2017

Boris Ettingen (b. - 1932)

4/24/2013 1/6/2017

Morton Freeman Plant (August 18, 1852, Branford, Connecticut - November 4, 1918, New York City) was a United States financier. Biography Morton Freeman Plant was the son of Henry Bradley and El...

12/3/2008 1/6/2017

Yaakov Khaim Bernstein (1826 - 1882)

"Jacob Chaim Bernstein"

7/18/2011 1/4/2017

1/4/2017 1/4/2017

Kristin Elizabeth Cutler (née Cavallari; born January 5, 1987) is an American television personality, fashion designer, and actress. Born in Denver, Colorado, she attended Laguna Beach High Sc...

12/31/2016 12/31/2016

Ed Mirvish OC CBE OOnt MP (1914 - 2007)

"Honest Ed"

Edwin "Honest Ed" Mirvish, OC CBE OOnt (24 July 1914 – 11 July 2007) was an American-Canadian businessman, philanthropist and theatrical impresario who lived in Toronto, Ontario. He is known f...

11/5/2009 12/30/2016

George Michael MP (1963 - 2016)

"George Michael", "Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou"

George Michael was an English singer, songwriter, and record producer, who rose to fame as a member (with Andrew Ridgeley) of the music duo Wham!. He was best known in the 1980s and 1990s with his styl...

12/31/2011 12/25/2016

Robert Smigel was born on February 7, 1960 in New York City, New York, USA as Robert M. Smigel. He is a writer and producer, known for Saturday Night Live (1975), Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) a...

10/19/2016 12/23/2016

Steffi Graf MP


Las Vegas, NV, USA

Stefanie Maria Graf (born June 14, 1969, in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, West Germany) is a former World No. 1 female tennis player from Germany. Former World No. 1 German tennis player. She w...

1/29/2008 12/23/2016

Carl Celian Icahn (born February 16, 1936) is an American business magnate, investor, activist shareholder, and philanthropist. He is the founder and majority shareholder of Icahn Enterprises, a dive...

6/9/2009 12/21/2016

Vincent Viola (born 1956) is an American billionaire businessman, philanthropist, veteran of the United States Army and the presumptive nominee for United States Secretary of the Army. He is the form...

12/21/2016 12/21/2016

Mordechai (Max) Levy (1886 - 1966)

12/19/2016 12/19/2016

Edith Pretty (1883 - 1942)

Edith May Pretty (1883-1942) was an English landowner on whose land the Sutton Hoo ship burial was discovered. She paid for the help of a local archaeologist to find out what, if anything, lay undern...

2/17/2014 12/17/2016

Liam James Payne (born 29 August 1993) is an English singer and songwriter. He rose to fame as a member of the band One Direction, before going solo in July 2016. On 22 July 2016 Payne revealed on Tw...

11/13/2015 12/16/2016

Marla Maples MP

"Marla Trump", "Marla Ann Trump"

Marla Maples was Donald Trump 's second wife and is interesting genealogically because she is Heather Locklear 's fourth cousin: Heather Deen Locklear → William Robert Locklear her father &#...

7/4/2011 12/15/2016

One of the most paradoxical figures in rock-and-roll history, Paul Simon exemplified many of the principles against which the music initially reacted. From his first big hit, “The Sounds of Sile...

10/22/2007 12/12/2016

Bridgit Claire Mendler (born December 18, 1992) is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. In 2004, she began her career in the animated Indian film The Legend of Buddha. As a teenager, she star...

7/26/2016 12/11/2016

Helen Robson Walton MP (1919 - 2007)

Business woman. She was the widow of Sam Walton, the founder of the Wal-Mart empire. Not only was she Sam's wife, but she was also his advisor. Mrs. Walton was a philanthropist. She devoted much of her...

5/15/2008 12/10/2016

Rochelle Slovin MP

New York, New York, United States

Rochelle Slovin is a philanthropist, museum professional, arts advocate, and actor. She is best known as the founder and director of New York's Museum of the Moving Image. She is an alumna of Cornell U...

12/9/2016 12/9/2016

Thomas Jerome McDonald Calvo, also known as “Jerry,” of Maite, died on March 23, 2015 at the age of 74 years. He was a philanthropist, a family man, a people-oriented businessman and a ...

6/29/2008 11/29/2016

Ernest G. Stillman (1884 - 1949)

Ernest Goodrich Stillman was born into wealth. He was the son of James Jewett Stillman who built railroad and banking empires (e.g., First National City Bank of New York, now "Citibank") and was one ...

9/14/2009 11/27/2016

James Arthur "Jim" Haslam II (born December 13, 1930) is an American businessman and philanthropist, best known as the founder of Pilot Corporation, which operates a chain of convenience stores and t...

11/26/2016 11/27/2016

James Arthur "Jimmy" Haslam III (born March 9, 1954) is the CEO of the Pilot Flying J truck stop chain and the current majority owner of the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League. His fath...

11/26/2016 11/27/2016

Alfred Lee Loomis (1887 - 1975)

Alfred Lee Loomis (November 4, 1887 – August 11, 1975) was an American attorney, investment banker, philanthropist, scientist/physicist, pioneer in military radar usages, inventor of the LORAN...

6/11/2009 11/24/2016

Betsy DeVos MP


Elisabeth "Betsy" DeVos (née Prince; born January 8, 1958) is an American politician, businesswoman, philanthropist, and education activist from the state of Michigan. She has taken a leading ...

1/21/2008 11/24/2016

Cliff Richard MP

"Sir Cliff Richard"


Inspired by the music of Elvis Presley, Cliff Richard dominated the pre-Beatles British pop scene in the late '50s and early '60s. His 1958 hit single "Move It" is often described as Britain's first au...

8/19/2008 11/22/2016

Sir Mick Jagger MP

"Sir Michael Philip Jagger"

Swaggering, thick-lipped Brit Mick Jagger has been the lead singer and (along with guitarist Keith Richards) main songwriter for the consistently popular and influential rock band The Rolling Stones si...

8/19/2008 11/22/2016

Sir Elton Hercules John MP

"Elton John"

British singer, composer, and pianist Elton John was one of the most popular entertainers of the late 20th century, famous for his flashy clothes and string of hit records. In his four-decade career Jo...

4/22/2011 11/22/2016

Amanda Leigh "Mandy" Moore (born April 10, 1984) is an American singer-songwriter, actress and fashion designer. Moore became famous as a teenager in the late 1990s, after the release of her teen pop...

2/28/2012 11/22/2016

Benjamin Goldband (1900 - 1955)

11/22/2016 11/22/2016

Timothy Richard Tebow (born August 14, 1987) is an American football quarterback who is currently a free agent. In addition to his playing skills, he received considerable press attention for his publi...

3/18/2011 11/20/2016

Kathryn Albertson (1908 - 2002)

Note: Wife of Joseph Albertson, founder of the Albertson's grocery store chain.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Mar 29 2016, 23:44:49 UTC

3/29/2016 11/20/2016

Jack Henry Brown, Jr. MP (1938 - 2016)

Find a Grave Birth: Jun. 14, 1938 San Bernardino County California, USA Death: Nov. 13, 2016 San Bernardino County California, USA Jack H. Brown Jr., executive chairman of Stater Bros. Markets,...

11/18/2016 11/18/2016

Ariana Grande MP


Ariana Grande-Butera (born June 26, 1993), known professionally as Ariana Grande (/ˌɑːriˈɑːnə ˈɡrɑːndeɪ/), is an Am...

2/4/2014 11/18/2016

Frankie Grande MP

"Frankie J. Grande"

Frank James Michael Grande Marchione (born January 24, 1983), usually credited as Frankie Grande or Frankie J. Grande, is an American dancer, actor, singer, producer, television host, and YouTube per...

3/10/2015 11/18/2016

Arwa Damon MP

İstanbul, Turkey

Arwa Damon is an Arab-American journalist who is a senior international correspondent for CNN, based in Istanbul. From 2003, she covered the Middle East as a freelance journalist, before joining CNN in...

7/11/2013 11/14/2016

Ellen Francis Mason (1846 - 1930)

Ellen Francis Mason was a New England author, civic leader, trustee, and philanthropist. She is known today for her translations of Plato. Wikipedia: Ellen Francis Mason

7/20/2016 11/14/2016

Josiah Kirby Lilly, III (1916 - 1995)

Josiah K. Lilly III didn't want the limelight. He didn't crave attention, never sought accolades or headlines, didn't need praise to fuel his ego. He shunned awards and deflected credit, preferring t...

11/6/2012 11/14/2016

Doug Burgum (born August 1, 1956) is an American entrepreneur, philanthropist and politician, and current Governor-elect of the state of North Dakota as a member of the Republican Party. He joined ...

11/10/2016 11/10/2016

Charles Stewart Mott (1875 - 1973)

Charles Stewart Mott (June 2, 1875 – February 18, 1973) was an American businessman, philanthropist and the 50th and 55th Mayor of Flint, Michigan.

9/9/2013 11/9/2016

Eric Robert Greitens (born April 10, 1974) is an American politician, author, humanitarian, former Navy SEAL, and the Republican nominee for Governor of Missouri. Greitens is the Former President and...

11/3/2016 11/8/2016

Israel "Izzy" Harold Asper MP (1932 - 2003)

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees by SmartCopy : Aug 25 2015, 15:31:38 UTC

5/1/2012 11/1/2016

Roberts Vaux, a descendant of English Quakers and the oldest son of Richard and Ann (Roberts) Vaux, received his education at private schools in Philadelphia, was admitted to the bar in 1808, and rose ...

10/31/2016 11/1/2016

Olga Kostantinivna Kurylenko (Ukrainian: Ольга Костянтинівна К�...

10/27/2016 10/28/2016

Mellody Hobson is an American businesswoman who is the president of Ariel Investments and the current Chair of the Board of Directors of DreamWorks Animation. Hobson was born in Chicago, Illinois. Sh...

9/29/2010 10/23/2016

Frederick David Mocatta MP (1828 - 1905)

Source The Unbroken Chain - Neil Rosenstein (1990) Volume 1, Chapter 11, page 39, G 14.2)

2/7/2009 10/22/2016

Jim Calhoun MP

Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States

Jim Calhoun is the former head coach of the University of Connecticut men's basketball team. His teams won three NCAA national championships (1999, 2004, 2011), played in four Final Fours (most recentl...

10/15/2015 10/20/2016

Dolly Rebecca Parton MP

Brentwood, Williamson, Tennessee, United States

Dolly Rebecca Parton (born January 19, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter, author, multi-instrumentalist, actress and philanthropist, best known for her work in country music. She is one of the m...

2/22/2011 10/19/2016

2/28/2009 10/19/2016

Isaac Herbert Kempner MP (1873 - 1967)

Updated from FamilySearch Family Tree via mother Elizabeth Kempner (born Seinsheimer) by SmartCopy : Dec 19 2015, 23:48:53 UTC Reference: MyHeritage Family Trees - SmartCopy : Oct 19 2016, 16:46:...

7/12/2011 10/19/2016

J. Roderick MacArthur (1920 - 1984)


John Roderick MacArthur, known as Rod MacArthur, was a U.S. businessman and philanthropist. The J. Roderick MacArthur Foundation, a philanthropic organization interested in Civil Liberties in the Unite...

9/14/2010 10/17/2016

Lady Margaret Davenport MP (1818 - 1902)

"Lady Davenport"

Margaret Fraser Cleland - Lady Margaret Davenport Another of South Australia's oldest pioneers, Lady Davenport, wife of Sir Samuel Davenport, died on Thursday. She came to the state with her husband ...

10/16/2016 10/16/2016

John Joseph "Joe" Ricketts (born July 16, 1941) is an American businessman. He is the founder, former CEO and former chairman of TD Ameritrade, one of the largest online discount brokerages in the worl...

8/11/2014 10/15/2016

unknown Daniels (deceased)

8/31/2014 10/13/2016

Sir Edwin Thomas Smith MP (1830 - 1919)

Sir Edwin Thomas Smith Sir Edwin Thomas Smith was born at Walsall in Staffordshire on 6 April 1830 and educated at Queen Mary's School there. He emigrated to South Australia aboard the California in ...

10/13/2016 10/13/2016

Edward Spicer MP (1817 - 1906)

Edward Spicer Edward Spicer was best known as a merchant prince, but he had undoubted claims to be regarded as a pastoral pioneer. He was born in London on New Year’s Day, 1817, and had chosen...

10/12/2016 10/13/2016

Nathan Ritter von Kallir MP (c.1821 - 1886)

Die Grabschriften des alten Judenfriedhofes in Eisenstadt- Dr. Bernhard Wachstein- page 82

3/3/2009 10/12/2016

Lily Safra MP

"Watkins", "Cohen", "Monteverde", "Bendaham"

Lily Watkins Cohen Monteverde Bendahan Safra (Porto Alegre, 1934) é uma filantropa e socialite brasileira. Nascida Lily Watkins, de família modesta, adquiriu, depois de três casame...

6/5/2007 10/10/2016

Dr. Robert Frascino MP (1952 - 2011)

"Bob Frascino"

Robert James Frascino was an American physician, immunologist, and advocate for HIV-positive people. He was one of the first physicians to specialize in HIV during the outbreak of the AIDS virus in the...

9/10/2014 10/10/2016

Amanda Blake MP (1929 - 1989)

Amanda Blake (February 20, 1929 – August 16, 1989) was an American actress best known for the role of the red-haired saloon proprietress "Miss Kitty Russell" on the television western Gunsmoke. ...

10/20/2010 10/10/2016

Elizabeth Glaser MP (1947 - 1994)

"Glaser became a leading AIDS activist after she received an HIV-contaminated blood transfusion while giving birth to her daughter Ariel. Ariel later died after contracting the illness through breast-f...

8/14/2007 10/10/2016

William Joseph Raddatz (1880 - 1940)

From the Encyclopedia of Cleveland History: RADDATZ, WILLIAM JOSEPH (25 Feb. 1880-29 July 1940) printing executive and Shakespeare scholar, was born in Cleveland, the son of Herman and Mary Ann (...

10/10/2016 10/10/2016

James T. Neal MP (1921 - 2016)

Newspaper journalist, publisher, and professor who was at the center of a First Amendment case, as detailed in a loving memorial piece by his granddaughter , Alexandra Petri of The Washington Post . ...

10/9/2016 10/9/2016

Hon Alfred Catt (1833 - 1919)

Hon. Alfred Catt Alfred Catt (1833-1919), store-keeper and parliamentarian, was born on 19 December 1833 at Newington, Kent, England, the third child of Charles Catt, carpenter, and his wife Sarah, n...

1/31/2014 10/8/2016

John J. Louis Jr. MP (1925 - 1995)

John Jeffry Louis Jr. (June 10, 1925 – February 15, 1995) was an American businessman and diplomat. He served as the United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom. Early life John J. Loui...

10/2/2016 10/2/2016

Anna Wintour, OBE MP

New York, New York County, New York, United States

Anna Wintour is the English Editor-in-Chief of American Vogue , a position she has held since 1988. In 2013, she also became artistic director for Condé Nast, publisher of Vogue . With her trade...

8/12/2013 10/2/2016

Tori Amos MP

"Tori Amos"

Sewall's Point, Martin County, Florida, United States

Tori Amos is an American singer, songwriter, pianist, and composer. She is the daughter of Mary Ellen (Copeland) and The Rev. Dr. Edison McKinley Amos. She has English ancestry, along with smaller amou...

10/1/2016 10/1/2016

Dick DeVos MP


Michigan, United States

Dick DeVos (born Richard Marvin DeVos, Jr., October 21, 1955) is an entrepreneur-businessman from Michigan. The son of Amway co-founder Richard DeVos, he served as CEO of the consumer goods distribut...

1/21/2008 9/30/2016

He is an American actor, writer and film director. He made his feature film debut in 1985 with River Phoenix in the movie Explorers, before making a supporting appearance in the 1989 drama Dead Poets S...

8/6/2010 9/28/2016

Sir Thomas Elder MP (1818 - 1897)

Sir Thomas Elder Thomas migrated to Adelaide in 1854 and worked for a year with George. He then formed a partnership with Edward Stirling, Robert Barr Smith and John Taylor: Elder, Stirling & Co. In ...

9/27/2016 9/27/2016

Robert Barr Smith MP (1824 - 1915)

Robert Barr Smith Robert Barr Smith (1824-1915), businessman and philanthropist, was born on 4 February 1824 at Lochwinnoch, Renfrewshire, Scotland, son of Rev. Dr Robert Smith, Church of Scotland mi...

9/27/2016 9/27/2016

John Howard Angas MP (1823 - 1904)

John Howard Angas (5 October 1823 – 17 May 1904) was an Australian pioneer, politician and philanthropist. John Howard Angas was the second son of George Fife Angas and his wife Rosetta n�...

11/14/2008 9/26/2016

Erik Dean Prince (born June 6, 1969) is an American businessman, philanthropist, and former U.S. Navy SEAL officer. Prince was best known for founding the government services and security company Bla...

9/18/2008 9/26/2016

Games Slayter (December 9 1896 – October 15 1964) was a prolific U.S. inventor best known for developing Fiberglass. Dr. (Russell) Games Slayter, "Father of Fiberglas" Born Russell Games S...

6/28/2011 9/25/2016

Joel Kopel Rubinstein (1936 - 2004)

Died February 1, 2004. Born in Baltimore, he came to Los Angeles in 1960 with hopes of becoming a newspaper or television reporter. Circumstances led him to a career in public relations. He became the ...

6/13/2009 9/21/2016

Martha Alice Sharp-Cogan MP (1905 - 1999)

"“the guardian angels of European children” "

Martha Ingham Dickie Sharp-Cogan (1905 - 1999) was an American philanthropist who, along with her husband Waitstill Sharp, helped hundreds of Jews to escape Nazi persecution by sending them off through...

3/2/2010 9/21/2016

Eldad Cicero Camp, Jr. (August 1, 1839 – November 21, 1920) was an American coal tycoon, attorney and philanthropist. He was president of the Coal Creek Coal Company, president of the Virginia-T...

9/21/2016 9/21/2016

Norman Chandler (1899 - 1973)

Norman Chandler (September 14, 1899 - October 20, 1973, both Los Angeles, California) was the publisher of the Los Angeles Times from 1945 to 1960, and largely responsible for the success of the news...

3/7/2012 9/18/2016

Frederick Dutton (1812 - 1890)

Frederick Hansborough Dutton (1812 – 22 April 1890) was a pastoralist and politician in the colony of South Australia. Dutton first arrived in South Australia from New South Wales by ship ar...

9/17/2016 9/17/2016

Albert Augustine "Bert" Edwards The Kingston Family - Flinders Unitversity - South Australia Before entering politics he held various jobs as a stall keeper, marine store dealer and hotel keeper, e...

9/16/2016 9/16/2016

Carol Moses (1933 - 2004)

MOSES--Carol Whitehill. Age 71, died at home in McLean, Virginia, on February 19, of cancer. After finishing public school in Scarsdale, New York, where she was born, she attended Vassar College, gradu...

12/29/2007 9/16/2016

Rhonda Fleming MP

California, United States

Rhonda Fleming Famed film, television and stage actress, with over 50 appearances to her credit, Rhonda Fleming is also a wife, mother, humanitarian and philanthropist, who is known as Rhonda Flemi...

10/13/2008 9/16/2016

Mary Harriman Rumsey MP (1881 - 1934)

Mary Harriman Rumsey (November 17, 1881 – December 18, 1934) was the founder of The Junior League for the Promotion of Settlement Movements, later known as the Junior League of the City of New...

8/4/2010 9/15/2016

William R. "Bill" Rhodes (born August 15, 1935) is an American banker, and philanthropist. He is a former senior international officer and senior vice chairman of Citigroup and Citibank. He served in...

9/9/2016 9/14/2016

Robert Mondavi MP (1913 - 2008)

Vintner. An icon in the wine industry, after helping his family build a successful winery in California, formerly the Charles Krug vineyard, he was ousted by his brother in 1965. The following year at ...

6/27/2011 9/14/2016

Margrit Mondavi MP (1925 - 2016)

Margrit was Vice President of Cultural Affairs at Robert Mondavi Winery which she joined in 1967. Under her direction, Robert Mondavi Winery developed original cultural and culinary arts programs. Firs...

6/27/2011 9/14/2016

Thomas Fahr "Tom" Steyer (born June 27, 1957) is an American hedge fund manager, philanthropist, and environmentalist. Steyer is the founder and former co-senior managing partner of Farallon Capita...

9/9/2016 9/14/2016

Simon Reuben (born 1944) and David Reuben (born 1941) (Reuben Brothers) are British businessmen and philanthropists. In the 2016 Forbes magazine list of billionaires, David and Simon Reuben were rank...

9/9/2016 9/10/2016

David Reuben (born 1941) and Simon Reuben (born 1944) (Reuben Brothers) are British businessmen and philanthropists. In the 2016 Forbes magazine list of billionaires, David and Simon Reuben were rank...

9/9/2016 9/10/2016

Young Harris (1812 - 1894)

Young Loftin Gerdine Harris (1812 – April 28, 1894) was an American lawyer, businessman, politician, judge, and philanthropist. He is best known as the early benefactor of Young Harris College...

9/10/2016 9/10/2016

Julius Curtis Lewis, Jr. (1926 - 2005)

"J.C. Lewis", "Jr."

. Julius Curtis Lewis, Jr. (March 11, 1926 – August 20, 2005) was an American businessman, philanthropist and Chairman of J.C. Lewis Enterprises, Lewis Broadcasting Corporation, J.C. Lewis Inv...

9/9/2016 9/9/2016

Brooks Pennington Jr. (1925 - 1996)

. Brooks M. Pennington Junior (October 21, 1925 – May 23, 1996) was a businessman, author, politician and philanthropist from Georgia. Early years He attended North Georgia College in 1943...

9/9/2016 9/9/2016

Phil Gersh MP (1911 - 2004)

LOS ANGELES, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Phil Gersh, the venerable Hollywood agent who founded The Phil Gersh Agency, later overseeing its evolution into The Gersh Agency with sons Robert (Bob) and David, h...

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

Beatrice Dorothy Gersh (1924 - 2011)

Beatrice Gersh passed away on October 9, 2011 at age eighty-seven. A dedicated philanthropist and lifelong patron of the arts, Gersh was a founder of the Museum of Contemporary Art and the first reci...

9/8/2016 9/8/2016