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Ethel Eyre Valentine Dreier MP (1874 - 1958)

1/21/2007 1/3/2018

Margaret Dreier Robins MP (1868 - 1945)

10/23/2017 1/3/2018

10/23/2017 1/3/2018

Emma Ihrer MP (1857 - 1911)

Emma Ihrer (3 January 1857 – 8 January 1911) was a German feminist and trade unionist who was active in founding societies to defend the rights of women workers. (Google Doodle in Germany on Jan....

1/2/2018 1/3/2018

Harriet Ware MP (1799 - 1847)

Harriet Ware, 1799-1849, a 19th-century reformer of strong religious convictions, founded the Providence Children's Friend Society, an organization still operating over 100 years later to serve impover...

5/21/2009 12/9/2017

Tracy Dickinson Mygatt MP (1885 - 1973)

Tracy Dickinson Mygatt (March 12, 1885 – November 22, 1973) was an American writer and pacifist, co-founder with Frances M. Witherspoon of the War Resisters League, and longtime officer of the Campai...

11/17/2017 11/17/2017

Judi Patton MP (1940 - d.)

Judi Jane Conway Patton (born 1940 in Pikeville, Kentucky) is an American activist who focuses on women's safety and child abuse prevention. She served as the First Lady of Kentucky from December 12,...

9/21/2017 9/21/2017

Nathan Phelps MP (1958 - d.)

athan "Nate" Phelps (born November 22, 1958) is an American-born Canadian author, LGBT rights activist, and public speaker on the topics of religion and child abuse. He is the sixth of the thirteen c...

12/8/2010 8/25/2017

Dick Gregory MP (1932 - 2017)

Richard Claxton Gregory, aka Dick Gregory, was an American civil rights activist, social critic, writer, entrepreneur, comedian, conspiracy theorist, and occasional actor. During the turbulent 1960s, G...

8/21/2017 8/21/2017

Sarah Winnemucca MP (c.1844 - 1891)

Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins (born Thocmentony, meaning "Shell Flower" in Northern Paiute; c. 1844 – October 16, 1891) was a Northern Paiute author, activist and educator. Winnemucca was born near Humb...

8/2/2017 8/2/2017

Mary Henderson MP (1846 - 1931)

See Wikipedia... Mary Foote Henderson (July 21, 1841 - July 16, 1931) was an American author, real estate developer, and social activist from the U.S. state of New York. Early life and education ...

11/27/2011 7/23/2017

Lucy Barrow McIntire MP (1886 - 1967)

Wife of Attorney Francis Percival McIntire. Mother of six children. Helped found the local League of Women Voters and the Junior League of Savannah (their first president). Co-founder of Historic Sav...

12/9/2008 7/16/2017

Janet Stevenson MP (1913 - 2009)

Janet Marshall Stevenson (February 4, 1913 – June 9, 2009) was an American writer, teacher and social activist from Oregon who wrote in the areas of civil rights, the women's movement, the peace move...

6/29/2017 6/29/2017

Nora Houston MP (1883 - 1942)

"Nora", "Nonnie"

Growing up in Richmond, Eleanora Clare Gibson Houston (June 24, 1883–February 20, 1942) began studying art at about age ten. She continued her studies in New York City with William Merritt Chase, Ken...

7/15/2014 6/28/2017

The daughter of a prosperous merchant, Elizabeth Jaquelin Ambler Brent Carrington (March 11, 1765–February 15, 1842) married twice and remained a widow after 1810. Educated at home by her father, Car...

6/28/2017 6/28/2017

William Parker Foulke MP (1816 - 1865)

William Parker Foulke (1816-1865) discovered the first full dinosaur skeleton in North America (Hadrosaurus foulkii, which means "Foulke's big lizard") in Haddonfield, New Jersey in 1858. A descend...

11/25/2007 6/26/2017

Terence MacSwiney MP (1879 - 1920)

Terence MacSwiney was an Irish playwright, author and politician. He was elected as Sinn Féin Lord Mayor of Cork during the Irish War of Independence in 1920. He was arrested by the British on charges ...

11/22/2009 6/19/2017

Bruce Beyer MP (1948 - d.)

"Bruce Lindsay Beyer (adopted)"

Bruce Beyer was one of the The Buffalo Nine, a group of Vietnam War protesters arrested together on August 19, 1968, at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Buffalo, New York. Beyer was arrested, as we...

6/15/2017 6/15/2017

Charlotte Despard (French) MP (1844 - 1939)

Charlotte Despard (née French) (15 June 1844 – 10 November 1939) was an English-born, later Irish-based suffragist, novelist, Sinn Féin activist, vegetarian and anti-vivisection advocate. Early lif...

8/18/2012 5/28/2017

Lily Kempson MP (1897 - 1996)

Lily Kempson At age 14, she was imprisoned for organizing a strike at Jacob's Biscuit Factory, Dublin. She was involved in the trade union movement of the Citizen's Army. She eventually joined the re...

3/18/2014 5/28/2017

Anno O'Rahilly MP (1873 - 1958)

"Anno O'Rahilly"

Anno O'Rahilly was an Irish revolutionary and Cumann na mBan member, republican prisoner and hunger-striker active in the period from 1916 to 1923. Born in Ballylongford, Co. Kerry to grocer and nation...

3/17/2014 5/25/2017

√ Burke's Peerage - page 7 Volume 1 107th edition Sir Fulque Melville Gerald Noel Agnew of Lochnaw, 10th Bt (later dropped title); b 6 Oct 1900; educ Harrow and Edinburgh U (BSc 1943); Lt 4th Bn ...

10/23/2013 3/28/2017

Domhnall O'Donoghue MP (1897 - 1957)


He fought on Republican side in Civil War 1922-23. Officer of 5th Battalion Engineers, Dublin Brigade IRA. Jailed for most of Civil War, 1922-23. He was on the big hunger strike, Oct-Nov 1923. The me...

3/28/2017 3/28/2017

Sighle Humphreys MP (1899 - 1994)

"Sighle Bean Uí Dhonnchadha", "Sighle Bean Domhnaill O Donnchadha", "Sighle Nic Amhlaoibh"

Sighle Humphreys was an Irish political activist and member of Cumann na mBan. Humphreys was deeply involved in the republican cause. She served as as secretary, director of publicity, and national v...

3/28/2017 3/28/2017

Nell (Rahilly) Humphreys MP (1871 - 1939)

Nell Humphreys was an Irish revolutionary, Cumann na mBan leader, and Dublin city councillor active in the period from 1916 to 1923. Born in Ballylongford, Co. Kerry, she was a sister of the 1916 lea...

3/17/2014 3/28/2017

Gerry Adams MP


Gerry Adams is an Irish republican politician who is the president of the Sinn Féin political party and a Teachta Dála (TD; a member of the Irish parliament) for Louth since the 2011 general election. ...

1/7/2015 3/22/2017

Martin McGuinness MP (1950 - 2017)

"Martin McGuinness"

Martin McGuinness was an Irish republican and Sinn Féin politician who was the deputy First Minister of Northern Ireland from May 2007 to January 2017. A former Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA...

10/25/2009 3/21/2017

Василий Семёнович Абрамов Родился в 1872 г., Самарская губ., Бузулукский уезд; русский; образование 4 класса; Член правления губсоюза.. Проживал: Омска. Арестован 26 апреля 1922 г. Приговорен: колл...

10/24/2015 2/22/2017

Wilma Pearl Mankiller (November 18, 1945 – April 6, 2010) was the first female Chief of the Cherokee Nation. She served as principal chief for ten years from 1985 to 1995. Wilma Pearl Mankiller was...

3/4/2011 11/2/2016

Sojourner Truth MP (aft.1797 - 1883)

"Isabella Baumfree", "Isabella Bomfree", "Bell", "Belle", "Sojourner Truth"

Isabella her given name at birth Sojourner Truth she later changed her given name from Isabella, to Sojourner and added Truth as her surname (being born into slavery, a surname was something she ...

2/8/2011 10/5/2016

Winifred Holtby MP (1898 - 1935)

Miss Winifred Holtby, who died in a London nursing home yeaterday, at the early age of 37, was one of the most distinguished of the younger generation of English women writers. She was born a...

7/18/2012 10/3/2016

Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp, SV/PROG MP (1747 - 1812)

"Nyengana (one who comes secretly)", "Jank' hanna (the bald man)"

Name: Johannes Theodorus van der Kemp Variations of the name: None Origin of the name: Dutch (Van der Kamp): topographic name for someone who lived by a field or a particular domain, from Middle Du...

3/22/2011 9/20/2016

Aung San Suu Kyi MP

"Daw Aung San Suu Kyi", "Aung San Suu Kyi Aris"

Myanmar (Burma)

Aung San Suu Kyi MP AC (Burmese: ; MLCTS: aung hcan: cu. krany, IPA: [ʔàʊɴ sʰáɴ sṵ tɕì]; born 19 June 1945) is a Burmese opposition politician and General Secretary of the National League for Democracy...

2/22/2009 9/16/2016

Auma Obama MP

Nairobi, Nairobi Area, Kenya

Auma Obama is President Barack Obama's half sister. She currently lives in Kenya, but was active campaigning for him in the United States, particularly in Iowa and New Hampshire. Auma Obama was born to...

11/4/2008 9/9/2016

Louisa Lee Schuyler MP (1837 - 1926)

Louisa Lee Schuyler (October 26, 1837 – October 10, 1926) was an early American leader in charitable work, particularly noted for founding the first nursing school in the United States. Charitable ...

4/15/2008 8/31/2016

Joe Hill MP (1879 - 1915)

"Joe Hill"

Joe Hill, born Joel Emmanuel Hägglund in Gävle, Sweden, and also known as Joseph Hillström (October 7, 1879 – November 19, 1915) was a Swedish-American labor activist, songwriter, and member of the I...

8/19/2007 8/26/2016

Mother Jones MP (1837 - 1930)

Mary Harris Jones Mary Harris "Mother" Jones (1837 – 30 November 1930) was an Irish-American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer. She then helped coord...

7/3/2015 8/26/2016

: Founder WILPF: Women's International League for Peace and Freedom 1915 : On team of women's appeal for peace to heads of states tsar of Russia, kings of Sweden and Denmark 1922 : Hosted WILPF Eme...

8/1/2015 8/26/2016

Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee, KG, OM, CH, PC, FRS (3 January 1883 – 8 October 1967) was a British Labour politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1945 to 1951...

8/15/2011 8/11/2016

Dr. Jill Stein MP

Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

Jill Ellen Stein (born May 14, 1950) is an American physician, activist, and politician. She has been described as the Green Party's presumptive nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 e...

7/19/2016 7/20/2016

Thomas Pringle MP (1789 - 1834)

1820 British Settler Thomas Pringle 31, together with his parents and 4 siblings, and his wife Margaret Brown 40, were members of Pringle's Party of 24 Settlers on the Settler Ship Brilliant . Part...

10/14/2007 7/10/2016

Dr. Karl Liebknecht MP (1871 - 1919)

Liebknecht Wikipedia

12/3/2013 7/7/2016

Prudence Crandall MP (1803 - 1889)

Prudence Crandall was the leader of the first racially-integrated school for girls in America and is the Connecticut State Heroine. In 1831, Crandall opened an academy on the Canterbury Green to ed...

3/11/2009 7/6/2016

Abraham Flexner MP (1866 - 1959)

Abraham Flexner (November 13, 1866 – September 21, 1959) was an American educator, best known for his role in the 20th century reform of medical and higher education in America and Canada. After foun...

5/14/2013 6/26/2016

Giuseppe Mazzini MP (1805 - 1872)

Giuseppe Mazzini (Italian pronunciation: [dʒuˈzɛppe matˈtsiːni]; 22 June 1805 – 10 March 1872) was an Italian politician, journalist and activist for the unification of Italy and spearheaded the Ital...

12/5/2008 6/22/2016

Benjamin Constant MP (1767 - 1830)

See Wikipedia...

10/2/2011 6/21/2016

Jeremy Bentham MP (1748 - 1832)

Jeremy Bentham (15 February 1748 [O.S. 4 February 1747] – 6 June 1832) was an English philosopher, jurist, and social reformer. He is regarded as the founder of modern utilitarianism. Bentham defined...

12/22/2012 6/19/2016

Caroline Earle White MP (1833 - 1916)

Caroline Earle White (1833–1916) was an American philanthropist and anti-vivisection activist. She co-founded the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PSPCA) in 1867, founde...

6/15/2016 6/15/2016

Claudia Cockburn MP (1933 - 1998)

Claudia Cockburn Flanders (born Claudia Cockburn) OBE (New York, 11 February 1933 – London, 25 June 1998). Her parents were the journalist Claud Cockburn and his first wife Hope Hale Davis. She marri...

3/1/2014 6/13/2016

Всеволод Михайлович Волин Родился в 1883 г., Новгородская губ.; образование высшее.; анархист; Главный организатор и идеолог конфедерации анархических организаций Украины "Набат", начальник политотдела...

5/4/2016 6/9/2016

Afeni Shakur Davis MP (1947 - 2016)

NY Times Obituary Afeni Shakur, a civil rights activist and former Black Panther whose tumultuous but close relationship with her son, the rapper Tupac Shakur, was the inspiration for much of his wor...

2/18/2010 6/7/2016

Alexander Berkman (November 21, 1870 – June 28, 1936) was an anarchist known for his political activism and writing. He was a leading member of the anarchist movement in the early 20th century. He was ...

1/19/2011 6/5/2016

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon MP (1809 - 1865)

Pierre-Joseph Proudhon was a French political philosopher and the first person, who used the label "anarchist" to describe himself. External links Proudhon by D.W. Brogan

6/4/2016 6/5/2016

Ruth Fischer MP (1895 - 1961)

"Elfriede Eisler"

Ruth Fischer (born in Leipzig on December 11, 1895; † March 13, 1961) was a German Communist, a co-founder of the Austrian Communist Party in 1918. Ruth was the daughter of the Austrian philosopher...

7/24/2009 6/4/2016

Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte MP (1865 - 1915)

"Suzanne La Flesche"

First Native American woman to get a medical degree. Suzanne LaFlesche Picotte (June 17, 1865 – September 18, 1915) was an Omaha Indian doctor and reformer in the late 19th century. She is widely a...

3/9/2016 5/22/2016

Grace Abbott MP (1878 - 1939)

"Social Reformer"

Grace Abbott (November 17, 1878 – June 19, 1939) was an American social worker who specifically worked in improving the rights of immigrants, especially those from eastern Europe, and advancing chi...

1/19/2015 5/22/2016

Charles Gide MP (1847 - 1932)

Charles Gide (French: [ʒid]; 1847–1932) was a leading French economist and historian of economic thought. He was a professor at the University of Bordeaux, at Montpellier, at Université de Paris and fi...

11/25/2007 5/16/2016 ; Émile Auguste Étienne Martin Deschanel (19 November 1819, Paris – 26 January 1904, Paris) was a French author and politician, the father of Paul Deschanel, the 11th President ...

5/1/2012 5/16/2016

Eliza Ridgely MP (1858 - 1954)

Eliza Ridgely (1858-1954), seemed to have inherited both her name and many aspects of her character from her redoubtable “Aunt Didy.” An intelligent and determined woman with strong religious and refor...

5/30/2012 5/12/2016

Karen Silkwood MP (1946 - 1974)

"Karen Meadows"

Karen Gay Silkwood (February 19, 1946 – November 13, 1974) was an American chemical technician and labor union activist known for raising concerns about corporate practices related to health and safety...

5/8/2016 5/8/2016

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn MP (1890 - 1964)

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn b. August 7, 1890 in Concord, New Hampshire, d.September 5, 1964 in Moscow Elizabeth Gurley Flynn was 16 years old when she began her career as a leftist orator. She spent her ...

9/7/2008 5/7/2016

Manfred Feist MP (1930 - 2012)

Manfred Feist (* 6. April 1930 in Halle; † 17. Dezember 2012 in Berlin) war ein deutscher Politiker in der DDR und Bruder Margot Honeckers. Leben Feist wurde 1930 als Sohn des Schuhmachers Gotthard...

5/6/2016 5/7/2016

Samuel J. Barrows MP (1845 - 1909)

Samuel June Barrows (May 26, 1845 – April 21, 1909) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts.

5/6/2016 5/6/2016

Isabel Chapin Barrows MP (1845 - 1913)

Isabel Chapin Barrows (April 17, 1845 – October 24, 1913) was the first woman employed by the United States State Department. She worked as a stenographer for William H. Seward in 1868 while her husb...

5/6/2016 5/6/2016

Jane Jacobs MP (1916 - 2006)

Jane Jacobs OC OOnt (born Jane Butzner; May 4, 1916 – April 25, 2006) was a Canadian and American journalist, author, and activist best known for her influence on urban studies. Her influential book Th...

5/4/2016 5/5/2016

Jose Maria Sison MP

"Amado Guerrero", "Joma"

Utrecht, Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands

Jose Maria Canlas Sison (born 8 February 1939) is a writer and activist who founded the Communist Party of the Philippines and added elements of Maoism to its philosophy. Source:

4/28/2016 4/28/2016

Ernest Ezra Mandel MP (1923 - 1995)

Ernest Ezra Mandel (also known by various pseudonyms such as Ernest Germain, Pierre Gousset, Henri Vallin, Walter; 5 April 1923, Frankfurt – 20 July 1995, Brussels), was a revolutionary Marxist theor...

6/23/2008 3/31/2016

Gregor Gysi (German pronunciation: [ˈɡiːzi]; born 16 January 1948) is a German attorney and key politician of the political party The Left (Die Linke), a party which emerged in part from the old East G...

5/9/2013 3/30/2016

Josip Broz Tito MP (1892 - 1980)

"Tito", "Predsjednik Jugoslavije"

1st President for life of Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, In office 14 January 1953 – 4 May 1980 1st Secretary-General of the Non-Aligned Movement, In office 1 September 1961 – 5 Octobe...

4/7/2009 3/27/2016

Ayatollah Khomeini MP (1901 - 1989)

Sayyid Ruhollah Mostafavi Musavi Khomeini (سید روح‌اللّه مصطفوی موسوی خمینی, Persian pronunciation: [ruːholˈlɑːhe muːsæˈviːje xomeiˈniː], 22 September 1902 – 3 June 1989) was an Iranian religious leade...

10/18/2008 3/14/2016

Ernst Fritz Johannes Thälmann MP (1886 - 1944)


Ernst Johannes Fritz Thälmann (* 16. April 1886 in Hamburg; † 18. August 1944 im KZ Buchenwald) war ein deutscher Politiker in der Weimarer Republik. Er war von 1925 bis zu seiner Verhaftung im Jahr 19...

2/22/2014 2/29/2016

Joseph Elmer Ritter MP (1892 - 1967)

Joseph Elmer Ritter (July 20, 1892 – June 10, 1967) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of St. Louis from 1946 until his death in 1967, and was created a cardi...

6/6/2009 2/28/2016

Josif Stalin MP (1878 - 1953)

"Soso", "Koba", "Stalin", "იოსებ სტალინი", "Иосиф Сталин", "იოსებ ბესრიონის ძე სტალინი", "Иосиф Виссарионович Сталин", "Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin", "Jossif Vissarionovitš Stalin", "Ioseb Džugašvili", "იოსებ ჯუღაშვილი", "Ioseb Jughashvili", "Ioseb Besarioni..."

იოსებ სტალინი, Иосиф Сталин, იოსებ ბესრიონის ძე სტალინი, Иосиф Виссарионович Сталин, Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin, Jossif Vissarionovitš Stalin, Ioseb Džugašvili, იოსებ ჯუღაშვილი, Ioseb Jughashvili, Ио...

8/24/2007 2/21/2016

Annie Besant MP (1847 - 1933)

Annie was a prominent British Theosophist, women's rights activist, writer and orator and supporter of Irish and Indian self rule.

1/17/2012 2/12/2016

Emily Murphy MP (1868 - 1933)

Emily Murphy Emily Murphy (born Emily Gowan Ferguson) Canadian women's rights activist, jurist, and author. In 1916, she became the first female magistrate in Canada, and in the British Empire. She...

4/28/2015 2/12/2016

Alice Stone Blackwell MP (1857 - 1950)

Alice Stone Blackwell (September 14, 1857 – March 15, 1950) was an American feminist, suffragist, journalist, and human rights advocate. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Born September 14, 185...

10/31/2011 2/11/2016

Pauline Shaw MP (1841 - 1917)

Pauline Agassiz Shaw (1841 – 1917) was an American philanthropist and social reformer who opened day nurseries, settlement houses, and other establishments in Boston to help new immigrants and the poor...

3/11/2009 2/11/2016

Ednah Dow Cheney MP (1824 - 1904)

Ednah Dow Littlehale Cheney (June 27, 1824 – November 19, 1904) was a writer, reformer, and philanthropist.

1/29/2009 2/11/2016

Geraldine Louise Trotter MP (1872 - 1918)


Geraldine Trotter, editor and activist Geraldine Louise ("Deenie") Pindell (October 3, 1872 – October 8, 1918), was from an activist family. She assisted her husband throughout his career until her d...

5/15/2012 2/9/2016

William Monroe Trotter MP (1872 - 1934)

William Monroe Trotter: at Wikipedia William Monroe Trotter (sometimes just Monroe Trotter, April 7, 1872 – April 7, 1934) was a newspaper editor and real estate businessman based in Boston, Ma...

5/15/2012 2/9/2016

Peter Gerald Hain, Baron Hain, PC Wikipedia Peter Gerald Hain, Baron Hain, PC (born 16 February 1950) was created a life peer taking the title Baron Hain, of Neath in the County of West Glamorgan on ...

2/5/2016 2/8/2016

Butler Roland Wilson Esq MP (1861 - 1939)

Butler Roland Wilson and Mary Evans Wilson, the dynamic husband and wife who did so much to fight discrimination in education and employment in Boston. Butler was a lawyer and one of the founders of th...

7/25/2011 2/7/2016

Mary P. Wilson MP (1865 - 1928)

Butler Roland Wilson and Mary Evans Wilson, the dynamic husband and wife who did so much to fight discrimination in education and employment in Boston. Butler was a lawyer and one of the founders of th...

7/25/2011 2/7/2016

George Ripley MP (1802 - 1880)

George Ripley (October 3, 1802 – July 4, 1880) was an American social reformer, Unitarian minister, and journalist associated with Transcendentalism. He was the founder of the short-lived Utopian commu...

2/18/2009 2/7/2016

Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr. MP (1887 - 1940)

Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr., ONH (17 August 1887 – 10 June 1940), was a Jamaican political leader, publisher, journalist, entrepreneur, and orator who was a proponent of the Pan-Africanism movement, ...

4/19/2011 1/25/2016

Mihhail Ivanovich Kalinin MP (1875 - 1946)


Mikhail Ivanovich Kalinin (Russian: Михаи́л Ива́нович Кали́нин; 19 November [O.S. 7 November] 1875 – June 3, 1946), known familiarly by Soviet citizens as "Kalinych," was a Bolshevik revolutionary and ...

1/24/2009 1/15/2016

Wendell Walley Phillips MP (1811 - 1884)

Phillips, an American orator, reformer, and lawyer, best known for his work in the abolitionist movement, advocated many causes including prohibition, prison reform, women's suffrage, labor organizatio...

12/6/2009 1/5/2016

John Basil Lee Jellicoe MP (1899 - 1935)

First Name: John Basil Lee Initials: J Surname: Jellicoe Nationality: British Rank: Sub Lieutenant Rank (2nd): Paymaster Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Archive Reference: ADM 90/...

12/28/2015 12/28/2015

Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bakunin MP (1814 - 1876)


анархист Михаил Александрович Бакунин — одна из самых сложных и противоречивых фигур русского и европейского революционного движения. Противоречивость его выражала собой характерные черты эпохи ломки...

10/24/2009 12/18/2015

Robert Owen MP (1771 - 1858)

Robert Owen was a Welsh social reformer and one of the founders of utopian socialism and the cooperative movement. In 1824, Owen travelled to America to invest the bulk of his fortune in an experimenta...

8/19/2007 12/15/2015

Robert Dale Owen MP (1801 - 1877)

Newpaper editor 1825; Indiana Legislature 1836-1838;US House of Representatives 1843- 1847, introduced the bill to establish the Smithsonian Institution; Diplomat charge d' affairs 1853- 1858 Naples, I...

8/19/2007 12/15/2015

Emily Wilding Davison MP (1872 - 1913)

Emily Wilding Davison (11 October 1872 – 8 June 1913) was a militant activist who fought for women's suffrage in Britain. She was jailed on nine occasions and force-fed 49 times.[1] She stepped in fr...

9/17/2015 12/12/2015

Sir Alexander Johnston, PC, FRS (25 April 1775 – 6 March 1849), was a British colonial official who served as 3rd Chief Justice of Ceylon and 2nd Advocate Fiscal of Ceylon. He introduced a range of adm...

12/9/2014 12/2/2015

Find-a-Grave #7943026 ------------------------------------------------------------------ Reference: James Edward Oglethorpe (22 December 1696 – 30 June 1785) was a British general, Member of Parl...

5/26/2012 12/1/2015

Bernie Sanders, U.S. Senator MP

"Bernie Sanders"

Bernard "Bernie" Sanders (born September 8, 1941) is an American politician and the junior United States senator from Vermont. He was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the Unit...

5/20/2009 11/29/2015

Malcolm X MP (1925 - 1965)

Malcolm X , born Malcolm Little and also known as El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Arabic: الحاجّ مالك الشباز‎), was an African-American Muslim minister, public speaker, and human rights activist. To his admi...

3/18/2008 11/25/2015

Dr. Julius Hammer MP (c.1873 - 1948)

Julius Hammer , born in Russia. Founded the Communist Party in New York. Founder of the Allied Drug and Chemical Company. Served time in Sing-Sing Prison from 1919 until his 1924 pardon for performin...

6/24/2013 11/24/2015

Benjamin Shahn MP (1898 - 1969)

"Ben Shahn"

Ben Shahn MoMA Ben Shahn ADC Hall of Fame "Ben Shahn: An Artist's Life" By Howard Greenfeld. NYTimes Review Art as Activism: The Compelling Paintings of Ben Shahn YouTube Visual Biography

9/19/2008 11/23/2015

Obituary - The Guardian Obituary - Telegraph Francis Aungier Pakenham, 7th Earl of Longford KG, PC (5 December 1905–3 August 2001), known as the Lord Pakenham from 1945 to 1961, was a British pol...

2/13/2008 11/19/2015

Helmut Schmidt MP (1918 - 2015)

2/15/2010 11/12/2015