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Ken Jennings MP

WA, USA

Kenneth Wayne "Ken" Jennings III (born May 23, 1974) is an American game show contestant and author. Links Wikipedia

6/21/2011 2/25/2017

Dudley Stagpoole, VC, DCM MP (c.1838 - 1911)

Dudley Stagpoole VC DCM (1838 – 1 August 1911), born in Killunan, County Galway he was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face ...

2/23/2013 2/14/2017

William Franklin Graham III (born July 14, 1952), known publicly as Franklin Graham, is an American Christian evangelist and missionary. He is the president and CEO of both the Billy Graham Evangelis...

6/25/2007 2/11/2017

SPEKE, JOHN HANNING (1827–1864), African explorer and discoverer of the source of the Nile, second son of William Speke (1798–1887) of Jordans, near Ilminster, Somerset, by Georgina Eliza...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

George Speke, MP MP (1623 - 1689)

Family and Education b. 1 May 1623, 1st s. of George Speke of White Lackington by Joan, da. of Sir John Portman, 1st Bt. of Orchard Portman, Som. educ. travelled abroad 1639. m. 21 May 1641, Mary, da...

6/3/2013 2/10/2017

Sir George Speke, KB, MP MP (c.1530 - c.1584)

"George Speake"

Family and Education b. c.1530, s. and h. of Sir Thomas Speke† by his 1st w. Anne, da. of Sir Richard Berkeley of Stoke. m. (1) Elizabeth, da. of Sir Andrew Luttrell of Dunster, wid. of Richar...

7/30/2008 2/10/2017

William Branch Giles (August 12, 1762 – December 4, 1830); the name is pronounced jyles) was an American statesman, long-term Senator from Virginia, and the 24th Governor of Virginia. He serve...

6/12/2007 2/5/2017

Thomas Morris Avery (1821 - 1901)

He removed to Chicago. He was a Congregationalist ; a Republican ; a member of the board of education ; an officer in the Y. M. C. A. ; a director of the board of trade; president of the Chicago Brass ...

2/28/2015 1/22/2017

Capt Thomas Henry Wintringham (1898-1949) Thomas Henry (Tom) Wintringham (15 May 1898 – 16 August 1949) was a British soldier, military historian, journalist, poet, Marxist, politician and aut...

8/22/2009 1/18/2017

John Dover Wilson MP (1881 - 1969)

"John Dover Wilson"

CH 1936, MA LittD FBA etc Hon Fellow of Gonville & Caius Coll Educ: C.H., Litt., D., F.B.A., M.A. C.H. 1936 M.A. ;Litt D (Camb) FBA Hon LL.D (Natal and Edinburgh.) Hon D Lit. (Durh and Leics) D es ...

8/22/2009 1/17/2017

Sir Joseph Arthur Arkwright MP (1864 - 1944)

Sir Joseph Arthur Arkwright MA MD MRCS FRCP FRS (22 March 1864 – 22 November 1944) was a medical doctor. He was forced to give up his work due to severe dermatitis. He became a bacteriologist an...

8/22/2009 1/17/2017

Joseph William Wilson MP (1851 - 1930)

Birth also shown as Walthamstow, Handsworth, or Stafford Vice Principal Crystal Palace School of Eng 1872-1898 Occ: Civil Engineer M Inst C.E. , M.I. Mech. E: President, Crystal Place School of Pra...

8/22/2009 1/17/2017

Birth: Sep. 11, 1909 Tonbridge Kent, England Death: Dec. 15, 1941 Bergen op Zoom Municipality Noord-Brabant, Netherlands Richard Playne Stevens was the one of the most successful night fighter pilot ...

8/22/2009 1/17/2017

George Henry Martin Johnson (Onwanonsyshon) (October 7, 1816 – February 19, 1884) was a member of the Wolf clan and selected as a hereditary chief of the Mohawk of the Six Nations in Canada; h...

3/30/2009 1/16/2017

Eleanor Boyle Sherman (1824 - 1888)

"Ellen"

Ellen Ewing Sherman (October 4, 1824 – November 28, 1888), was the wife of General William Tecumseh Sherman, a leading Union general in the American Civil War. She was also a prominent figure of...

8/21/2008 1/12/2017

John Scott, 1st Earl of Clonmell MP (1739 - 1798)

""Copperfaced Jack""

John Scott, 1st Earl of Clonmel PC (Ire) KC SL (8 June 1739 – 23 May 1798), known as The Lord Earlsfort between 1784 and 1789 and as The Viscount Clonmell between 1789 and 1793, was an Irish bar...

7/28/2011 1/10/2017

Major-General Sir Sanford John Palairet Scobell, KBE, CB, CMG, DSO (26 September 1879 – 2 March 1955), known by his middle name John, was a senior officer in the British Army. Son of Sanford...

6/16/2008 1/10/2017

5/22/2008 1/9/2017

John "H.B." Doyle MP (1797 - 1868)

John Doyle (Dublin 1797 – 2 January 1868 London), known by the pen name H. B., was a political cartoonist, caricaturist, painter and lithographer. He was a grandfather of the famous author, Si...

9/19/2008 1/9/2017

Wikipedia contributors. " John Crichton, 4th Earl Erne ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

7/24/2009 1/9/2017

Wikipedia contributors. " John Crichton, 3rd Earl Erne ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Em...

4/22/2011 1/9/2017

Richard Cobden MP (1804 - 1865)

See Wikipedia... " Richard Cobden ", Westminster Abbey Richard Cobden (3 June 1804 – 2 April 1865) was an English manufacturer and Radical and Liberal statesman, associated with two major ...

7/1/2013 1/5/2017

Admiral Sir Arthur Auckland Leopold Pedro Cochrane KCB (24 September 1824 – 20 August 1905) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, Pacific Station. Born the third son o...

12/21/2010 1/5/2017

Wynford Dewhurst (1864 - 1941)

"Thomas William Smith"

Wikipedia Dewhurst , born Thomas William Smith in Newton Heath in 1864, moved on from Manchester quite early in his career, and never returned permanently to its streets. ... Dewhurst w...

1/1/2017 1/2/2017

Hank Williams MP (1923 - 1953)

"Hank Williams", "Luke The Drifter", "Hiram Williams"

An American singer-songwriter and musician regarded as among the greatest country music stars of all time. Hank Williams (September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953), born Hiram King Williams, was...

6/6/2007 12/25/2016

Merv Griffin (1925 - 2007)

"Buddy", "Merv"

Mervyn Edward "Merv" Griffin, Jr. (July 6, 1925 – August 12, 2007) was an American television host, musician, actor, and media mogul. He began his career as a radio and big band singer who wen...

7/10/2011 12/19/2016

American Outlaw John Peters "Johnny" Ringo became a legend of the Old West because of his alleged involvement in the gunfight at the OK Corral and his association with the Clanton Gang. John Pete...

6/16/2007 12/7/2016

Tanya Tucker MP

"Tanya", "Delta Dawn"

Tanya Denise Tucker is an American female country music artist who had her first hit, "Delta Dawn", in 1972 at the age of 13.

9/24/2016 11/29/2016

Martha Rose Reeves is an American R&B and pop singer and former politician, and is the lead singer of the Motown girl group Martha Reeves and the Vandellas. Read more at Wikipedia

9/23/2016 11/25/2016

Brice Lalonde (1946 - d.)

Brice Lalonde is a former green party leader in France, who ran for President of France in the Presidential elections, 1981. In 1988 he was named Minister of the Environment, and in 1990 founded the gr...

11/14/2016 11/14/2016

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (born 10 August 1947) is a Malaysian politician. He is a founder and leading figure of the People's Justice Party (Parti Keadilan Rakyat), component party of Pakatan Rakyat (Pe...

8/2/2008 11/14/2016

Tammy Wynette MP (1942 - 1998)

"Tammy Wynette"

Virginia Pugh, better known as Tammy Wynette, achieved great fame as a country singer, but her early years were filled with struggle and heartache. She "never forgot her poor beginnings and kept her be...

7/29/2010 10/30/2016

Susan Atkins (1948 - 2009)

"Sadie Mae Glutz"

Susan Denise Atkins (May 7, 1948 – September 24, 2009) was a convicted American murderer who was a member of Charles Manson's "Family". Manson and his followers committed a series of nine murd...

9/24/2016 10/7/2016

Leslie Louise Van Houten is an American convict serving a life sentence for murder in relation to the 1969 killings of Leno and Rosemary LaBianca, when Van Houten was 19 years old. Read more at Wikipedia

4/11/2009 10/7/2016

Charles Valentine Le Grice from Life Le Grice was born in Bury St. Edmunds to a clergyman father in 1773. Little is known of Le Grice’s early life but he was enrolled in Christ's Hospital ...

10/2/2016 10/2/2016

Shannon Hoon MP (1967 - 1995)

Richard Shannon Hoon was an American singer-songwriter and musician. He was the lead singer of the band Blind Melon until his death from a cocaine overdose in 1995. Read more about Shannon at Wikipedia

9/17/2016 10/1/2016

Hal Roach MP (1892 - 1992)

"Hal Roach", "Hal"

Harold Eugene "Hal" Roach, Sr. was an American film and television producer, director, and actor from the 1910s to the 1990s, best known today for producing the Laurel and Hardy and Our Gang film comed...

9/28/2016 10/1/2016

Prof. William Farish MP (1758 - 1837)

Info, c/- Rhonda Macrae Source Description above from the Wikipedia article William Farish , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors here . Community Pages are not affiliated with, or endors...

4/9/2011 10/1/2016

William Walwyn From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia William Walwyn (bap. 1600–1681) was an English pamphleteer, a Leveller and a medical practitioner.[1][2] Walwyn was a silkman in London w...

1/14/2016 9/30/2016

Theodore Penleigh Boyd Theodore Penleigh Boyd (15 August 1890 – 27 November 1923) was an Australian artist. Penleigh Boyd was a member of the Boyd artistic dynasty: his parents Arthur Merric...

6/28/2008 9/12/2016

David Fielding Gough Boyd David Fielding Gough Boyd (23 August 1924 – 10 November 2011) was an Australian artist, and a member of the Boyd artistic dynasty. The Boyd artistic dynasty began w...

6/28/2008 9/12/2016

Boyd, Arthur Merric Bloomfield A member of one of the most distinguished 'art' families of Australia. Born in 1920, he was instructed by his father, William Merric Boyd, in the art of ceramics, and pai...

6/28/2008 9/11/2016

Merric Boyd, Artist Sculptor MP (1888 - 1959)

Merric Boyd William Merric Boyd, known commonly as Merric Boyd (24 June 1888 – 9 September 1959), was an Australian artist, active as a ceramicist, painter, and sculptor. He was given the fi...

6/28/2008 9/11/2016

Sir Sidney Nolan, Artist MP (1917 - 1992)

Sir Sidney Robert Nolan Sir Sidney Robert Nolan OM, AC (22 April 1917 – 28 November 1992) was one of Australia's leading artists of the 20th century. His oeuvre is among the most diverse and p...

6/28/2008 9/11/2016

John de Burgh Perceval, A O. Australian Artist MP (1923 - 2000)

"Linwood Robert Steven South"

John de Burgh Perceval Sourced from John de Burgh Perceval AO (1 February 1923 – 15 October 2000) was a well-known Australian artist. Perceval was the last surviving member of a group known ...

6/28/2008 9/11/2016

George Milner Stephen MP (1812 - 1894)

George Milner Stephen (1812-1894), public servant, geologist, barrister and faith-healer, was born on 18 December 1812 at Wells, Somerset, England, the sixth son of John Stephen and his wife Mary Anne,...

4/9/2011 9/7/2016

Harold Wilberforce Stephen (1841–1889) Australian politician Parliamentary Service Position Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 30 Oct 1885 - 30 Nov 1889, 4 yrs 1 mth 1 day Member f...

9/7/2016 9/7/2016

Hon Sir, John Madden MP (1844 - 1918)

Madden, Sir John (1844–1918) Hon Sir, Chief Justice Supreme Court Victoria Irish-Australian jurist and politician, was the fourth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria Background...

9/5/2016 9/5/2016

Sidney James Stephen (1796 - 1858)

Sidney Stephen (1797–1858) Judge. Sidney Stephen was born at Somerleage, Somerset, England, in 1797. He was a son of John Stephen, puisne Judge at St. Kitts in the West Indies, and later a m...

8/22/2009 9/4/2016

Sir Alfred Stephen (1802 - 1894)

STEPHEN, Sir ALFRED (1802-1894), chief justice and legislator, was born on 20 August 1802 at Basseterre, St Christopher (St Kitts), West Indies, fourth son of John Stephen and his wife Mary Anne, n�...

8/22/2009 9/4/2016

John Stephen (c.1799 - 1854)

8/22/2009 9/4/2016

John Stephen MP (1771 - 1833)

John Stephen (1771-1833) Biographical Summary John Stephen (1771-1833), judge, was the son of James Stephen, of Aberdeen, Scotland, and Sibella Milner, of Poole, Dorsetshire. Some of the children o...

8/22/2009 9/4/2016

William Loeb, Jr. (1866 - 1937)

. William Loeb, Jr. (October 9, 1866 – September 19, 1937) was an American political figure. He was the Presidential secretary to President Theodore Roosevelt and Collector of the Port of New ...

9/2/2016 9/2/2016

Ellen Francis Pincent (1866 - 1949)

In November 1911, Ellen Pinsent became the first woman to be elected to Birmingham City Council, standing in the Edgbaston ward. She stood down from the post two years later when Hume retired, prompt...

6/1/2010 8/26/2016

8/12/2016 8/14/2016

Admiral of the Fleet Sir Thomas Matthew Charles Symonds, GCB sourced from ) Admiral of the Fleet Sir Thomas Matthew Charles Symonds, GCB (15 July 1813 – 14 November 1894) was a Royal Navy of...

8/22/2009 8/13/2016

Captain John Whitby (1774 - 1806)

"Thomas Whitbyin some genealogy trees"

Captain John Whitby was flag captain for Admiral Sir William Cornwallis. After Cornwallis was removed from command of the Channel Fleet in early 1806, Whitby and his family were invited to live on his ...

8/12/2016 8/13/2016

Vice Admiral Louis Symonds Tindal Vice Admiral Louis Symonds Tindal (1810–1876), joined the Royal Navy as a boy, in 1825 and had an adventurous, wide ranging and distinguished career. Promoted...

8/12/2016 8/13/2016

Katharine Mary Adela Maddison, née Tindal Katharine Mary Adela Maddison, née Tindal (15 December 1862 – 12 June 1929), usually known as Adela Maddison, was a British composer of ...

8/13/2016 8/13/2016

see [ ] = Rt. Hon. Sir Nicholas Conyngham Tindal = Sir Nicholas Conyngham Tindal (12 December 1776 – 6 July 1846) was a celebrated English lawyer who successfully defended the then Queen of th...

3/6/2009 8/12/2016

Mary Anne Theresa Whitby Mary Anne Theresa Whitby (1784–1850), née Symonds, was an English writer, landowner, and artist. She became an authority on the cultivation of silkworms, and in...

12/28/2014 8/12/2016

John Garratt, Lord Mayor of London In 1823 royal assent was given to ‘An Act for the Rebuilding of London Bridge’ and in 1825 John Garratt, Lord Mayor and Alderman of the Ward of Bridge...

8/22/2009 8/11/2016

9/12/2015 8/11/2016

GARRATT, GEOFFREY THEODORE Rank:MajorService No:135713Date of Death:28/04/1942Age:53Regiment/Service:Pioneer CorpsAwards:M B EGrave Reference:Sec. E. Coll. grave 16b.-16r.Cemetery:PEMBROKE DOCK MILIT...

8/22/2009 8/11/2016

Percival Maurice Garratt (1877 - 1953)

Compositions by: Garratt, Percival The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total. H 3 Harmonic Studies, Op.53 (Garratt, Percival) I 2 Interludes, Op.32 (Garratt, Percival) P #P...

8/22/2009 8/11/2016

Godfrey Eric Harvey Career - Colonial Servant / Historian Biography - Senior colonial official in Indian Civil Service and historian of Burmese [Alison Petch [as part of 'The Other Within' project ...

8/22/2009 8/11/2016

William M. R. French (1843 - 1914)

Mr. French was born in Exeter, N. H., Oct. 1, 1843. He was educated in Exeter academy and Harvard. He fought for a short time in the civil war. He came to Chicago in 1867 and for a number of years wa...

6/29/2008 8/7/2016

William "Colorado" Jewett (1823 - 1893)

"Colorado Jewett"

Jewett, William Cornell(1823–93) publicist, peace advocate; born in New York City. His early history in the West was obscure and there were those who questioned the source of his fortune. But ...

8/6/2016 8/6/2016

Sir William Withers, Lord Mayor of London Sir William Withers, Lord Mayor of London from 1707 to1708. Born circa 1657, he was a descendant of Sir Thomas Wyther, who was knighted by King Edward III, c...

8/4/2016 8/5/2016

Colonel Herbert De Haga Haig Captain Herbert De Haga Haig R.E. and the 1885 Rebellions Posted by willsswords on June 1, 2016 This Royal Engineers sword was Capt H de H Haigs used in the Canadia...

7/23/2016 7/24/2016

Lieutenant Colonel Alfred Edward Gordon Haig Lieutenant Colonel Alfred Edward Gordon Haig 1866-1935. He resided at Oak Grove House.He was educated at Winchester, Oxford and Royal Military College San...

7/23/2016 7/23/2016

Cornelius Cardew (1799 - 1875)

Cornelius Cardew: born 1 July, 1799 at Penryn, Cornwall and baptized 17 July 1799 at St. Gluvias; educated at Barnstaple Grammar School, and at the East-India College, 1815-1817. He entered the Bengal ...

5/6/2014 7/22/2016

Captain Edward Rotherham (1753 - 1830)

Edward Rotheram CB RN Captain Edward Rotheram CB RN (27 December 1753 – 6 November 1830) was a senior officer of the British Royal Navy, who served for many years during the American War of In...

7/22/2016 7/22/2016

Charles Holland Charles Holland was the son of Mr and Mrs Charles Holland. He was commissioned into the Royal Artillery in 1895, Lt in 1898, Capt 1901 before going to South Africa and taking part in ...

7/22/2016 7/22/2016

Samuel Thomas (1800 - 1879)

Samuel Thomas Samuel Thomas family originally came from the Paris of Magor, near Newport; the son of John Thomas a yeoman farmer. Samuel was educated Eagle school, Cowbridge, after there he went to T...

7/20/2016 7/21/2016

Sybil Margaret Thomas, Viscountess Rhondda, DBE Sybil Margaret Thomas, Viscountess Rhondda, DBE (née Haig; 25 February 1857 – 11 March 1941) was a British suffragette, feminist, and phi...

7/20/2016 7/21/2016

Sir Arthur William Mackworth, 6th Baronet Sir Arthur William Mackworth, 6th Bt. was born on 5 October 1842. He was the son of Sir Digby Francis Mackworth, 5th Bt. and Mathilde Eleanor Eliza Peddie. H...

11/30/2015 7/21/2016

Sir humphrey mackworth 7th baronet Sir Humphrey Mackworth, 7th bt. was born on 11 July 1871. He was the son of Sir Arthur William Mackworth, 6th bt. and Alice Kate Cubitt. He married, firstly, Margar...

7/20/2016 7/20/2016

Lord David Alfred Thomas (1856 - 1918)

Mr. David Alfred Thomas David Alfred Thomas, 1st Viscount Rhondda PC (26 March 1856 – 3 July 1918), sometimes known as D. A. Thomas and styled Lord Rhondda from 1916 to 1918, was a Welsh indus...

7/20/2016 7/20/2016

Lady Margaret Haig Mackworth, Viscountess Rhondda (neeThomas) Margaret, Lady Mackworth (1883 – 1958), 32, was the a prominent British suffragette and only child of David Alfred Thomas (also kn...

7/20/2016 7/20/2016

Sir John Warrender Dalrymple, 7th Baronet (1824 - 1888)

"Hew-Dalrymple?"

Sir John Warrender Dalrymple Biographical Summary " Sir John Warrender Dalrymple, Baronet [S 1698] of North Berwick , brother and heir, born 7 May 1824; entered, in 1842, the Bengal Civil Service, ...

7/4/2009 7/18/2016

8/22/2009 7/18/2016

General Colin Mackenzie (1806 - 1881)

General Colin Mackenzie, CB In the obituary of the week we greatly regret to observe the decease of one of the most distinguished officers of the Indian Army, Lieut General Colin Mackenzie, CB, who d...

8/22/2009 7/17/2016

Eugene Clutterbuck Impey Eugene Clutterbuck Impey had the distinction of belonging to the third generation of Impeys to serve the East India Company in India. The earliest Impey to have anything to d...

10/5/2014 7/16/2016

Edward Impey (1785 - 1858)

Edward Impey Sir Elijah's youngest son, Edward Impey1 (1785–1858), joined the Bengal Civil Service and later became an acting judge of the Provisional Court of Appeal at Murshidabad. He marrie...

4/2/2011 7/15/2016

Archibald Elijah Impey (1766 - 1831)

Archibald Elijah Impey The illegitimate son of Sir Elijah Impey; he was educated at Westminster, Trinity College, Cambridge, and the Inner Temple, from which he was called to the bar. sources F...

7/15/2016 7/15/2016

Lady Mary Impey nee Reade MP (1749 - 1818)

Lady Mary Impey Mary Impey (2 March 1749 – 20 February 1818) was an English natural historian and patron of the arts in Bengal. The wife of Elijah Impey, the Chief Justice of Bengal, she est...

3/27/2014 7/15/2016

Sir Elijah Impey MP (1732 - 1809)

Sir Elijah Impey Sir Elijiah Impey was born in 1732. He was the son of Elijah Impey and Martha Fraser. He married Mary Reade, daughter of Sir John Reade, 5th Bt. and Harriet Barker, on 18 January 176...

4/2/2011 7/14/2016

The Chevalier Ambroise de l'Étang was Page of Honour to Queen Marie Antoinette [he was two years younger than her], later an officer of the King's Guard du Corps and Superintendent of the Royal ...

3/30/2011 7/14/2016

Antoine Ambrose Pierre de L'Tang The Chevalier Ambroise de l'Étang was Page of Honour to Queen Marie Antoinette [he was two years younger than her], later an officer of the King's Guard du C...

8/22/2009 7/14/2016

Adeline Maria de l'Etang MP (1793 - 1845)

Adeline de l'Etang was the daughter of Chevalier Antoine de l'Etang, who had been a page of Marie Antoinette as well as an officer in the Garde du Corps of King Louis XVI. He had married the Indian-bor...

8/22/2009 7/14/2016

James Peter Pattle MP (1775 - 1845)

James Pattle (1775-1845) James Pattle Judge High Court Appeal, born 31 December 1775, at Beauleah, Bengal, died in 1845 at Calcutta, the son of a director of the East India Company, 1787-1795 Thomas ...

8/22/2009 7/14/2016

Robert Brooke MP (1727 - 1774)

Name: Robert Brook Gender: Male Baptism Date: 5 May 1727 Baptism Place: St Mary Whitechapel,Stepney,London,England Father: Robert Brook Mother: Elizabeth FHL Film Number: 94692 ==========...

8/22/2009 7/12/2016

Brigadier General Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain , Civil War hero, Governor of Maine, and President of Bowdoin college, was awarded the Medal of Honor for his gallantry at Gettysburg: Joshua Lawrence ...

3/11/2009 7/7/2016

Mabel Cratty (1868 - 1928)

Mabel Cratty (June 30, 1868 - February 27, 1928) was an American educator and served as the General Secretary of the National Board of the YWCA from 1906 until her death in 1928. Biography Mabel ...

6/26/2016 6/26/2016

John Law de Lauriston MP (1671 - 1729)

Voir Wikipedia... ) John Law (baptised 21 April 1671 – 21 March 1729) was a Scottish economist who believed that money was only a means of exchange that did not constitute wealth in itself...

9/4/2012 6/21/2016

Joseph Scaliger (1540 - 1609)

Joseph Justus Scaliger (/ˈskælədʒər/; 5 August 1540 – 21 January 1609) was a French religious leader and scholar, known for expanding the notion of classical...

6/20/2016 6/20/2016

Vilfredo Pareto (1848 - 1923)

"Vilfredo Federico Damaso Pareto"

Vilfredo Federico Damaso Pareto (born Wilfried Fritz Pareto; Italian: [vilˈfreːdo paˈreːto]; 15 July 1848 – 19 August 1923) was an Italian engineer, sociologist, ec...

6/18/2016 6/19/2016

Athanasius Kircher (1602 - 1680)

Athanasius Kircher, S.J. (sometimes erroneously spelled Kirchner; Latin: Athanasius Kircherus, 1602–1680) was a 17th-century German Jesuit scholar and polymath who published around 40 major wo...

6/18/2016 6/19/2016

Eugene Stoner (1922 - 1997)

Eugene Morrison Stoner (November 22, 1922 - April 24, 1997) is the man most associated with the design of the AR-15. It was adopted by the US military as the M16. He is regarded by most historians, a...

8/19/2013 6/16/2016