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Benjamin Aaron "Ben" Shapiro (born January 15, 1984) is an American conservative political commentator, nationally syndicated columnist, author, radio talk show host, and attorney. A native of Los ...

2/23/2017 2/23/2017

Stephen McConnell "Steve" Case (born August 21, 1958) is an American entrepreneur, investor, and businessman best known as the co-founder and former chief executive officer and chairman of America On...

2/12/2017 2/12/2017

Derstine.- Clayton F., son of Mr. and Mrs. Mahlon Derstine, was born at Souderton, Pa., Aug. 17, 1891; died at his home in Kitchener, Ont., of a severe coronary attack, Aug. 31, 1967; aged 76 y. 14 d. ...

4/11/2015 2/11/2017

Sir Michael Jonathan Moritz KBE (born 12 September 1954) is a Welsh-born venture capitalist with Sequoia Capital in Menlo Park, California in Silicon Valley, a philanthropist and author of the first ...

2/11/2017 2/11/2017

Jesse Eric Itzler (born August 22, 1968) is an entrepreneur, author, endurance athlete and former rapper. He is the co-founder of Marquis Jet, one of the largest private jet card companies in the wor...

2/11/2017 2/11/2017

Alice Koch (1913 - 2011)

KOCH, Alice A resident of People Care in Tavistock, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2011. She was born February 1, 1913 to Menno and Amelia (Bergey) Nahrgang. She lived most of her life on the family ...

9/28/2014 2/10/2017

Richard Lawrence Hatch MP (1945 - 2017)

Richard Lawrence Hatch (May 21, 1945 – February 7, 2017) was an American actor, writer, and producer. Hatch began his career as a stage actor, before moving on to television work in the 1970s. H...

8/9/2013 2/8/2017

Rev. William Hubbard MP (c.1622 - 1704)

William Hubbard (clergyman) William Hubbard (1621 – September 24, 1704) was an American clergyman and historian, born in Ipswich, England. As a child, he was taken by his parents to New Englan...

6/15/2007 2/7/2017

Alan Watts MP (1915 - 1973)

Alan Wilson Watts (6 January 1915 – 16 November 1973) was a British philosopher, writer, and speaker, best known as an interpreter and populariser of Eastern philosophy for a Western audience....

2/21/2016 2/6/2017

Evangelos Katsioulis (born 19 January 1976, Ioannina, Greece) is a Greek medical doctor and psychiatrist. He currently lives and works in Thessaloniki, Greece. Katsioulis is known for his high inte...

2/3/2017 2/4/2017

Born in Pennsylvania on July 17, 1830, Anderson was educated at Oberlin College in Ohio, then immigrated to Canada, where he learned the printing trade and met Brown in 1858. Anderson was one of fi...

10/26/2012 2/3/2017

Chris-Ann Brennan MP

Monterey, California, USA

Chrisann Brennan (born September 29, 1954) is an American painter and writer who wrote the autobiography The Bite in the Apple about her relationship with Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. She is the moth...

10/25/2010 2/3/2017

Lisa Nicole Brennan-Jobs MP

New York, NY, USA

Lisa Nicole Brennan-Jobs (born Lisa Nicole Brennan; May 17, 1978) is an American writer. She is the daughter of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs and Chrisann Brennan. For several years, Jobs denied patern...

10/25/2010 2/3/2017

Marcos Aguinis (born 13 January 1935) is an Argentine writer Aguinis was born in Río Cuarto, Córdoba, Argentina. He trained in medicine and psychoanalysis, but later became a writer. He...

8/7/2007 1/31/2017

9/25/2012 1/30/2017

Christopher Michael Langan (born c. 1952) is an American whose IQ was reported to be between 195 and 210, although IQ tests are unreliable at such high levels. He has been described as "the smartest ...

6/13/2016 1/29/2017

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9/1/2012 1/29/2017

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9/1/2012 1/29/2017

Rewi (Ai-lao) Alley, QSO, MM MP (1897 - 1987)

Rewi Alley (2 December 1897 - 27 December 1987), was a New Zealand-born writer, educator, social reformer, potter, and member of the Chinese Communist Party. Rewi Alley probably wrote more than any o...

11/20/2007 1/27/2017

Alan Edward Mulgan, OBE (1881 - 1962)

Alan Edward Mulgan was born on 18 May 1881 at George Vesey Stewart's Irish Protestant settlement in Katikati, in the Bay of Plenty. He was the son of Frances Maria Johnston and her husband, Edward Ker ...

5/24/2013 1/27/2017

Wayne Robert LaPierre, Jr. (born November 8, 1949) is an American author and gun rights advocate. He is best known for his position as the executive vice president of the National Rifle Association a...

1/23/2017 1/23/2017

6/26/2013 1/22/2017

Kathleen Enid Wilson (1889 - 1947)

Truthless Rhymes. A book of doggerel ... With ... illustrations by Hugh Chesterman Unknown Binding – 1937 by Kathleen Enid Evetts (Author)

8/22/2009 1/19/2017

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

John Candy MP (1950 - 1994)

John Franklin Candy (October 31, 1950 – March 4, 1994) was a Canadian comedy actor known mainly for his work in Hollywood films. Candy rose to fame as a member of the Toronto branch of the Sec...

10/17/2015 1/16/2017

Chuck Collins (born October 19, 1959) is an author and a senior scholar at the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, DC, where he directs the Program on Inequality and the Common Good. He is al...

1/12/2017 1/13/2017

Tore Renberg , norsk forfatter og musiker. Aktiv som debattant og programleder i litterære fjernsynsprogram. Debuterte 1995 med kortprosasamlingen Sovende floke som ble tildelt Tarjei Vesaas' de...

6/8/2013 1/8/2017

Monica Crowley (born September 19, 1968) is an American columnist, political commentator, and talk radio personality. She is known for her appearances on Fox News. She is currently the online opinion...

1/7/2017 1/8/2017

Jon Gadsby, QSM MP (1953 - 2015)

Jonathan Ernest "Jon" Gadsby QSM (1 November 1953 – 12 December 2015) was a New Zealand television comedian and writer, most well known for his role in the comedy series McPhail and Gadsby co-st...

1/3/2017 1/3/2017

Rick Parker (1946 - d.)

) Richard Lowell "Rick" Parker (born August 31, 1946) is an American artist, writer, and cartoonist whose humorous artwork has appeared in The New York Times, The Village Voice, Time magazine, U.S. N...

9/10/2016 12/22/2016

Dr. Esther M. Wilkins MP (1916 - 2016)

NY Times Obituary Dr. Esther M. Wilkins, whose comprehensive textbook for the study of dental hygiene standardized how the field is taught worldwide, died on Dec. 12 at her home in Hudson, N.H. She w...

12/20/2016 12/21/2016

Amy Joy Casselberry Cuddy (born July 23, 1972) is an American social psychologist, author and lecturer known for her research on stereotyping and discrimination, emotions, power, nonverbal behavior, ...

12/21/2016 12/21/2016

Shawn Achor (born 1978) is an American happiness researcher, author, and speaker known for his advocacy of positive psychology. He authored The Happiness Advantage and founded GoodThink,Inc. His TEDx...

12/21/2016 12/21/2016

Vered Tochterman (Hebrew: ורד טוכטרמן‎‎; born October 24, 1970) is an Israeli author, translator and editor of scienc...

5/31/2008 12/20/2016

Melvin J. Lasky (1920 - 2004)

Melvin Jonah Lasky (15 January 1920 – 19 May 2004) was an American journalist, intellectual, and member of the anti-Communist left. He founded the German journal Der Monat in 1948 and, from 19...

12/11/2016 12/11/2016

Anatole Shub (1928 - 2006)

Anatole Shub (May 19, 1928 in The Bronx, New York City – July 2, 2006 in Washington, D.C.) was an American author, journalist, researcher, editor, news director and Russian public opinion anal...

12/11/2016 12/11/2016

Sheri S. Tepper MP (1929 - 2016)

"A. J. Orde", "B. J. Oliphant", "E. E. Horlak", "Sheri S. Eberhart"

Sheri Stewart Tepper ( July 16, 1929 - October 22, 2016 ) was an American author of science fiction, horror and mystery novels; particularly known as a feminist science fiction writer, often with an ec...

4/21/2009 12/11/2016

Elizabeth Clementine Dodge Stedman (1810–1889) was an American writer.

6/4/2009 12/9/2016

Matt Bondurant (1971 - d.)

Matt Bondurant, born 1971, is an American contemporary writer and author of the books The Third Translation, The Wettest County in the World and The Night Swimmer. Life and career Bondurant...

12/4/2012 12/9/2016

Zoë Akins (1886 - 1958)

Zoe Akins, playwright, was born in Humansville, Missouri on October 30, 1886. She was educated at home, at Monticello Seminary in Godfrey, Illinois, and at Hosmer Hall in St. Louis. For many years, Aki...

11/9/2011 12/6/2016

Edward Graydon Carter (born 14 July 1949) is a Canadian-born American journalist and has served as the editor of Vanity Fair since 1992. He also co-founded, with Kurt Andersen and Tom Phillips, the s...

12/5/2016 12/5/2016

James Gordon "Bo" Gritz (/ˈɡraɪts/; born January 18, 1939) is a former United States Army Special Forces officer who served in the Vietnam War. His post-war activities – n...

12/3/2016 12/4/2016
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Erica Glaser Wallach, who spent five years in Communist prisons at the height of the cold war on espionage charges that the Soviet authorities later said were false, died on Dec. 22 in Fauquier Hos...

11/29/2016 11/29/2016

Hermann Field (1910 - 2001)

Hermann Field, who was imprisoned for five years by Communist authorities in Poland and who wrote two novels with his cellmate before his release in 1954, died on Feb. 23 at his home in Shirley, Mass...

11/29/2016 11/29/2016

Noel Field (1904 - 1970)

Noel Field (January 23, 1904 – September 12, 1970) was an American spy for the NKVD, whose activities before and after WWII allowed the Eastern Bloc to use his name as prosecuting rationale ...

11/29/2016 11/29/2016

Jeremiah Jenks (1856 - 1929)

Jeremiah Whipple Jenks (1856–1929) was an American economist, educator, and Professor at the Cornell University.

11/27/2016 11/27/2016

Whit Stillman (1952 - d.)

John Whitney "Whit" Stillman (born January 25, 1952) is an American writer-director known for his 1990 film Metropolitan, which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenp...

11/27/2016 11/27/2016

Emily Newell Blair (1877 - 1951)

Emily Newell Blair (January 9, 1877 – August 3, 1951) was an American writer, suffragist, feminist, national Democratic Party political leader, and a founder of the League of Women Voters. E...

11/15/2010 11/26/2016

Chirlane McCray MP

Brooklyn, Kings, NY, USA

Chirlane Irene McCray (born November 29, 1954) is an American writer, editor, communications professional, and political figure. She has published poetry and worked in politics as a speechwriter. Mar...

11/15/2013 11/25/2016

Milo Yiannopoulos (/jəˈnɒpᵿləs/;[1] born Milo Hanrahan; 18 October 1984)[2] is a British journalist, author, entrepreneur, public speaker, and former senior editor ...

11/22/2016 11/22/2016

Edgar M. "Ed" Walker (1917 - 2011)

"Ed"

Edgar "Ed" Walker (August 28, 1917 – October 28, 2011) was an American veteran of World War II, businessman, publisher and writer. Walker was the second-to-last surviving member of "Castner's ...

9/27/2015 11/20/2016

William Preston Johnston (January 5, 1831 – July 16, 1899) was a lawyer, scholar, poet, and Confederate soldier. Biography Johnston was born in Louisville, Kentucky to General Albert Sidne...

2/24/2008 11/19/2016

Cynthia Shoshana Ozick MP

New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, United States

Cynthia Ozick (born April 17, 1928) is an American-Jewish short story writer, novelist, and essayist.[1] Contents [show] Biography[edit] Cynthia Shoshana Ozick was born in New York City, the second...

4/17/2014 11/17/2016

Curtis Roosevelt MP (1930 - 2016)

"Curtis Roosevelt Boettiger", "Buzzie"

Curtis Roosevelt was an American writer. He was the son of Anna Roosevelt and her first husband, Curtis Bean Dall. He was the eldest grandson of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and First Lady Eleanor R...

5/11/2009 11/14/2016

Irving Kristol (1920 - 2009)

Irving Kristol (January 22, 1920 – September 18, 2009) was an American columnist, journalist, and writer who was dubbed the "godfather of neo-conservatism." As the founder, editor, and contrib...

7/13/2009 11/14/2016

Michael Whitaker Smith (born October 7, 1957) is an American musician, who has charted in both contemporary Christian and mainstream charts. His biggest success in mainstream music was in 1991 when "...

9/1/2011 11/9/2016

Alex Merced MP

"Alex"

New York, Kings County, New York, United States

Hector Alexander "Alex" Merced (born July 30, 1985) is an American marketing consultant, and Libertarian pundit. He ran for Public Advocate of New York City in 2013 and is currently running for Senator...

11/7/2016 11/8/2016

John Galt MP (1779 - 1839)

John Galt (2 May 1779 – 11 April 1839) was a Scottish novelist, entrepreneur, and political and social commentator. Because he was the first novelist to deal with issues of the Industrial Revolu...

8/22/2014 11/7/2016

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 11/6/2016

Steve R. Pieczenik, MD, PhD (born December 7, 1943) is an American psychiatrist, former United States Department of State official, author, and publisher. Early life and education Pieczenik was b...

11/5/2016 11/5/2016

Marina Abramović (Serbian Cyrillic: Марина Абрамовић, Serbo-Croatian pronunciation: [ma...

11/4/2016 11/4/2016

Henri-Raymond Casgrain (1831 - 1904)

Henri-Raymond Casgrain (December 16, 1831 – February 11, 1904) was a French Canadian Roman Catholic priest, author, publisher, and professor of history.

4/3/2011 11/2/2016

Alexander Mackenzie, PC MP (1822 - 1892)

Notes Politic affiliation: conservative Honors Honors Privy Council of the United Kingdom ~ Conseil privé (Royaume-Uni) ( PC ~ « PC ») Namesakes Mackenzie Build...

2/16/2012 11/1/2016

Erik Hersholt Nielsen PC DFC QC MP (1924 - 2008)

"Yukon Eric", "Velcro Lips"

Kilde: Find a Grave: : Birth: Feb. 24, 1924 Regina Saskatchewan, Canada Death: Sep. 4, 2008 Kelowna British Columbia, Canada Canadian Politician. He served as Member of Parliament for Yukon for 2...

9/28/2011 10/31/2016

The Honourable Linda Frum is an accomplished writer and journalist. She is a former contributing editor to Maclean’s and was a columnist with the National Post from 1998-2002 and again from 2006...

3/4/2010 10/31/2016

9/3/2012 10/31/2016

Redmond Conyngham was born in Philadelphia on September, 19, 1781. He inherited an estate in the county Donegal, Ireland, from his grandfather, yielding £2,000 a year, and subsequently spent som...

10/31/2016 10/31/2016

Joshua Slocum MP (1844 - c.1908)

Joshua Slocum was the first man to sail single-handedly around the world. He was a Nova Scotian born, naturalised American seaman and adventurer, and a noted writer. In 1900 he wrote a book about his j...

6/11/2008 10/27/2016

Dr. Elton D Lehman (1935 - 2016)

MOUNT EATON -- The final door opened for Elton D. Lehman, D.O., 81, of Mount Eaton, when he passed away Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016 at his home. He was born near Kidron on Aug. 19, 1935 to the late Sylves...

10/5/2010 10/26/2016

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 sat...

3/21/2010 10/26/2016

Notes Affiliation politique : libéral Sources: Wikipedia Biography Lester Bowles "Mike" Pearson, PC, OM, CC, OBE (23 April 1897 – 27 December 1972) was a Canadian professor, h...

7/1/2011 10/25/2016

Elaine Madsen MP

"Loretta Elaine"

Elaine Madsen is an American author and filmmaker. She is also the mother of actors Virginia Madsen and Michael Madsen. She won an Emmy Award in 1983 for producing the documentary Better Than It Has To...

3/23/2011 10/21/2016

5/17/2009 10/20/2016

Richard "Dick" Marcinko (born November 21, 1940) is a retired U.S. Navy SEAL commander and Vietnam War veteran. He was the first commanding officer of SEAL Team Six and Red Cell. After retiring from ...

10/15/2016 10/16/2016

Leslie Donald Epstein (born May 4, 1938 in Los Angeles, California) is an American novelist. He has had numerous articles and essays published in magazines and journals. For more than 20 years, he ha...

10/15/2016 10/16/2016

Arthur Percival Fendall 1850-1917 Known as Percy Fendall ISFDB Author Record # 204085 Percy Fendall's birth was registered in the 4th quarter of 1850 in Marylebone, London. His Baptism took place...

5/17/2015 10/14/2016

Reverend Abraham Fleming (1552 - 1607)

FLEMING, ABRAHAM (1552?-1607), antiquary and poet, born in London in or about 1552, was matriculated at Cambridge as a sizar of Peterhouse in November 1570, but did not go out B.A. until 1581-2. He too...

10/14/2016 10/14/2016

Charles W. Moorman III (1925 - 1996)

Charles Wickliffe Moorman III, (May 24, 1925 – May 3, 1996) was an American writer, and professor at the University of Southern Mississippi from 1954 to 1990. He is notable for his writings on...

10/13/2016 10/13/2016

Robert Henry Ratcliffe (1934 - 2005)

RATCLIFFE, ROBERT H. "BOB", Age 71 of Rockwall, TX, passed away July 27, 2005, in Dallas, TX. He was born March 18, 1934, in Evanston, IL, to Henry and Mary (Connelly) Ratcliffe. Mr. Ratcliffe received...

10/5/2016 10/5/2016

Rev Thomas Williams Williams, Thomas (1815–1891) by Niel Gunson This article was published in Australian Dictionary of Biography, Volume 6, (MUP), 1976 Thomas Williams (1815-1891), Wesleya...

10/4/2016 10/5/2016

Lady Joan Lindsay MP (1896 - 1984)

Lady Joan Lindsay Authoress of "Picnic at Hanging Rock" which was filmed, and "Time without Clocks" Joan Lindsay, Lady Lindsay (16 November 1896 – 23 December 1984) was an Australian autho...

10/10/2014 10/4/2016

Philip Roth MP

Connecticut, United States

Philip Milton Roth (born March 19, 1933) is an American novelist. He first gained attention with the 1959 novella Goodbye, Columbus, an irreverent and humorous portrait of American-Jewish life for wh...

4/27/2007 10/4/2016

Dr. Johannes (Hans) Pollak MP (1885 - 1976)

Pollak, Hans (1885–1976) by G. C. Bolton Hans Pollak (1885-1976), philologist, was born on 28 April 1885 in Vienna, son of Jewish parents Moriz Pollak and his wife Marie, née Pessl. H...

4/27/2012 10/4/2016

Tucker, Thomas George (1859–1946) by K. J. McKay from Thomas George Tucker (1859-1946), classical scholar, was born on 29 March 1859 at Burnham, Buckinghamshire, England, son of Charles Tu...

10/10/2014 10/4/2016

Paul Edward Theroux MP

"Paulie"

An expatriate American writer, Paul Theroux has written numerous works of fiction and of the chronicles of his own travels by train throughout the world. His best known work of travel writing is perhap...

8/15/2012 10/3/2016

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

Abigail McCarthy (1915 - 2001)

Abigail Quigley McCarthy (April 16, 1915, Wabasha, Minnesota – February 1, 2001, Washington, D.C.) was an American academic and writer, best known as the wife of politician and presidential co...

4/21/2012 10/2/2016

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

Robert Selden Duvall (born January 5, 1931) is an Academy Award-, two-time Emmy Award-, and four-time Golden Globe Award-winning American film actor and director. He is best known for his roles in To K...

6/8/2008 9/29/2016

John F. Mehegan (1916 - 1984)

John F. Mehegan, a jazz pianist, teacher and author whose four-volume work, Jazz Improvisation, is one of the most widely used publications for teaching jazz piano, died of a brain tumor Tuesday at Wav...

9/28/2016 9/28/2016

Daniel Faunce (1829 - 1911)

Daniel Worcester Faunce (January 3, 1829 – January 3, 1911) was an American clergyman and the father of William Faunce, born at Plymouth, Massachusetts. Graduating from Amherst College in 1850, ...

9/27/2016 9/27/2016

William H.P. Faunce (1859 - 1930)

Dr. William H. P. Faunce, 1859-1930, was most notable for being president of Brown University from 1899 to 1929. He is considered one of the great educational administrators and orators of his time. ...

9/27/2016 9/27/2016

Reginald Arkell MP (1882 - 1959)

Reginald Arkell From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Reginald Arkell (1882–1959) was a British script writer and comic novelist who wrote many musical plays for the London theatre. The most...

9/25/2016 9/26/2016

Moses Coit Tyler (1835 - 1900)

Moses Coit Tyler (August 2, 1835 - December 28, 1900) was an American author and professor of American history. Biography He was born Moses Tyler in Griswold, Connecticut. At an early age he remo...

9/25/2016 9/25/2016

Nellie Neilsen MP (1873 - 1947)

Nellie Neilson (April 5, 1873 – May 26, 1947) was an American historian. Nellie Neilson was born on April 5, 1873, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to William George Neilson, a metallurgical eng...

9/24/2016 9/24/2016

Dax Shepard MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Dax Shepard is an American actor, comedian, writer, and director. He is best known for his work in the feature films Employee of the Month (2006), Without a Paddle (2004), Idiocracy (2006), Let's Go to...

9/22/2016 9/22/2016

Dr. Peter G. Cranford (c.1909 - 2000)

Dr. Peter Gordon Cranford was a Clinical Psychologist with 35 years of full-time private practice. In 1939, Dr. Cranford created a format for a game show and presented it to a New York advertising ag...

7/17/2009 9/21/2016

Birth: Dec. 4, 1852 Dale Enterprise Rockingham County Virginia, USA Death: Dec. 26, 1932 Rockingham County Virginia, USA HEATWOLE. ­ LEWIS JAMES, son of David A. and Catherine (Driver) Heatw...

10/6/2010 9/17/2016