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Christopher van Wyk MP (1957 - 2014)

9/29/2008 5/21/2017

5/21/2017 5/21/2017

Escott Graves Meredith Reid, CC (January 21, 1905 – September 28, 1999), was a Canadian diplomat who helped shape the United Nations and NATO, author, international public servant and academic admini...

8/3/2014 5/17/2017

Eduardo Ladislao Holmberg (27 July 1852 in Buenos Aires – 4 November 1937) was an Argentine natural historian and novelist, one of the leading figures in Argentine biology. Together with Florentino Ame...

1/22/2009 5/11/2017

Robert Evans Young MP (1861 - 1911)

5/9/2017 5/11/2017

Robert Hamilton Coats MP (1874 - 1960)

"Robert Hamilton Coates"

Robert Hamilton Coats (July 25, 1874 – February 7, 1960) was Canada's first Dominion Statistician. He was born in Clinton, Huron County, Ontario in 1874, the son of Charles Coats, who came to Canad...

5/9/2017 5/9/2017

Paul Allen Wood Shaffer, CM (/ˈʃeɪfər/) is a Canadian-American musician, actor, voice actor, author, comedian, and composer who has been David Letterman's musical director, band leader and sidekick on ...

1/30/2009 5/1/2017

Kimberly Orsborn MP (c.1956 - 2017)


Kim was a published writer for three decades.

4/27/2017 4/27/2017

Selma Jeanne Cohen MP (1920 - 2005)

Selma Jeanne Cohen (18 September 1920 – 23 December 2005) was a historian, teacher, author, and editor who devoted her career to advocating dance as an art worthy of the same scholarly respect trad...

1/15/2016 4/27/2017

She is a Grammy Award-nominated American singer and best-selling author. Carlisle gained worldwide fame as the lead vocalist of The Go-Go's, who made history as the first all-female music group to writ...

1/14/2009 4/27/2017

Beverly Atlee Cleary (née Bunn ) is an American writer of children's and young adult fiction. One of America's most successful living authors, 91 million copies of her books have been sold worldwide si...

3/16/2015 4/26/2017

Florence Augusta Merriam Bailey, Clinton Hart's sister, was a pioneering ornithologist who introduced the idea of popular field guides for bird identification. Florence Merriam married Vernon Baile...

8/8/2015 4/22/2017

Sarah "Sally" Wister MP (1761 - 1804)

Sarah ("Sally") Wister (July 20, 1761 – April 21, 1804) was a girl living in Pennsylvania during the American Revolution. She is principally known as the author of Sally Wister's Journal, written when ...

4/21/2017 4/21/2017

James Baldwin MP (1924 - 1987)

James Arthur Baldwin (August 2, 1924 – December 1, 1987) was an American novelist, essayist, playwright, poet, and social critic. His essays, as collected in Notes of a Native Son (1955), explore pal...

4/20/2017 4/20/2017

Cody Gifford MP (1990 - d.)

Cody serves as acting principal of Little Giant Productions, Los Angeles. In 2014 he oversaw the acquisition and subsequent adaptation of his late-father's memoir, 'The Glory Game: How the 1958 NFL C...

8/26/2011 4/18/2017

Dalton Trumbo MP (1905 - 1976)

James Dalton Trumbo (December 9, 1905 – September 10, 1976) was an American screenwriter and novelist. As one of the Hollywood Ten, he refused to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committ...

9/10/2007 4/17/2017

Helen Foster Snow MP (1907 - 1997)

"Peg", "Nym Wales"

Helen Foster Snow was an American journalist who reported from China in the 1930s under the name Nym Wales on the developing Chinese Civil War, the Korean independence movement and the Second Sino-Ja...

3/20/2015 4/17/2017

William Graham Sumner MP (1840 - 1910)

William Graham Sumner (October 30, 1840 – April 12, 1910) was an American academic and "held the first professorship in sociology" at Yale College. For many years he had a reputation as one of the mo...

11/20/2013 4/16/2017

Ben Robertson MP (1903 - 1943)

) Benjamin Franklin Robertson, Jr., better known as Ben Robertson (1903–1943), was an American author, journalist and World War II war correspondent. He is best known for his memoir Red Hills and C...

4/14/2017 4/14/2017

Virgil Maxcy MP (1785 - 1844)

Virgil Maxcy (5 May 1785–28 February 1844) was an American political figure. He was born in Massachusetts, and spent his adult years in Maryland. He was killed in 1844 in a shipboard accident, when a...

3/21/2009 4/14/2017

Robert Lewis Dabney MP (1820 - 1898)

Robert Lewis Dabney (March 5, 1820 – January 3, 1898) was an American Christian theologian, Southern Presbyterian pastor, Confederate States Army chaplain, and architect. He was also chief of staff...

7/12/2009 4/14/2017

Arthur Rose Guerard MP (1851 - 1937)

Arthur Rose Guerard was the son of Octavius Jacob Guerard and Amelia L. Rose. He was a direct descendant of Jacques Guerard, a French Huguenot who brought his family to the Charles Town area of South...

4/13/2017 4/13/2017

Thomas Gamble, Jr. MP (1868 - 1945)

) Thomas Gamble, Jr. (March 16, 1868 – July 13, 1945) was an American historian and a politician from Georgia, United States. He was Mayor of Savannah and was a Democrat. Background Born in Beard...

4/13/2017 4/13/2017

John Huston MP (1906 - 1987)

American motion-picture director John Huston's taut dramas were some of the most famous movies of the 20th century, including the Humphrey Bogart classics The Maltese Falcon (1941), Key Largo (1948), T...

7/3/2007 4/12/2017

Colonel Donn Piatt (USA) MP (1819 - 1881)

Colonel Donn Piatt became a staff officer in the Union Army during the Civil War, and after the war edited and published "The Capital," a weekly newspaper in Washington, D.C. that fiercely criticized t...

6/6/2011 4/11/2017

Paul Moyer Limbert MP (1897 - 1998)

Secretary General of the World Alliance of YMCAs. In 1985 he was named as the first inductee into the YMCA Hall of Fame. Paul on Wikipedia Paul Moyer Limbert (May 27, 1897 – December 24, 1998) ...

4/10/2017 4/10/2017

Sylvanus Elihu Johnson MP (1841 - 1908)

Residence : 1850 - Island Creek, Jefferson, Ohio, United States Residence : 1860 - Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States Residence : 1870 - Columbus Ward 9, Franklin, Ohio, United States Reside...

2/4/2017 4/10/2017

Frank Lloyd Wright MP (1867 - 1959)

"Frank Lincoln /Wright/", "Frank Lincoln Wright"

Frank Lloyd Wright (born Frank Lincoln Wright) was an influential American architect most notable for pioneering the prairie style house and designing the Guggenheim Museum in New York. In addition to ...

8/14/2007 4/6/2017

Rene Juta MP (deceased)

2/7/2009 4/5/2017

Stephen Miller is an American political operative, best known for working for Republican Senator Jeff Sessions and President Donald Trump. He is now a Senior Advisor to the President. Stephen Mil...

8/2/2010 4/5/2017

Sherwood Anderson MP (1876 - 1941)

"Jobby", ""Buck Fever of Coon Hollow", "" Laurence Anderson"

Sherwood Anderson (September 13, 1876 – March 8, 1941) was an American novelist and short story writer, known for subjective and self-revealing works. Self-educated, he rose to become a successful copy...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Ford Madox Ford MP (1873 - 1939)

"Ford Madox Ford", "Ford Hermann Hueffer", "Ford Madox Hueffer", "Ford M. Hueffer", "Madox Ford Ford"

Ford Madox Ford (born Ford Hermann Hueffer) 17 December 1873 – 26 June 1939) was an English novelist, poet, critic and editor whose journals, The English Review and The Transatlantic Review, were instr...

4/4/2017 4/4/2017

Charles Lincoln Van Doren (born February 12, 1926) is an American intellectual, writer, and editor who was involved in a television quiz show scandal in the 1950s. In 1959 he confessed before the Uni...

9/17/2009 4/2/2017

Jimmy Breslin MP (1928 - 2017)

"Jimmy", "James Earl"

Jimmy Breslin was an American journalist and author. Until the time of his death, he wrote a column for the New York Daily News Sunday edition. He wrote numerous novels, and columns of his appeared reg...

1/24/2007 4/1/2017

James Mason Hoppin MP (1820 - 1906)

James Mason Hoppin (1820-1906) was an American educator and writer. He was born at Providence, Rhode Island; graduated from Yale in 1840 (where he was a member of Skull and Bones), from Harvard Law S...

8/17/2016 3/31/2017

David McCord Lippincott MP (1924 - 1984)

David McCord Lippincott (17 June 1924 - January 1984) was an American composer and lyricist. Education David McCord Lippincott wrote music and lyrics from an early age. The first evidence of that...

3/22/2017 3/31/2017

Dana Timothy Milbank (born April 27, 1968) is an author, political analyst, and columnist for The Washington Post. Personal life Milbank is the son of Ann C. and Mark A. Milbank and is Jewish. He...

3/5/2010 3/30/2017

Robert Kagan (born September 26, 1958) is an American historian, author, columnist, and foreign-policy commentator. Kagan is mainly characterized as a leading neoconservative, but he prefers the term...

3/22/2017 3/30/2017

Orde Musgrave Coombs MP (1939 - 1984)

Orde Musgrave Coombs (June 3, 1939 – September 1, 1984) was an African-American writer and editor. Biography Coombs was born on Saint Vincent in the Caribbean in 1939. He received his B.A. degree...

3/22/2017 3/30/2017

Son of Brendan Gill

10/10/2010 3/30/2017

Libbie Duggan MP (1910 - 1972)

Nationally known short story writer and novelist, author of 250 short stories published in magazines. Her first novel, "Wild Calendar," based in part on her own experiences at East High School, was mad...

8/17/2008 3/30/2017

William Hamilton MP (1939 - 2016)

William Hamilton (June 2, 1939 – April 8, 2016) was an American cartoonist and playwright. He was most closely associated with the magazine The New Yorker. Hamilton was noted for his wit and irony an...

3/22/2017 3/30/2017

Brendan Gill MP (1914 - 1997)

Brendan Gill (October 4, 1914 – December 27, 1997) wrote for The New Yorker for more than 60 years. He also contributed film criticism for Film Comment and wrote a popular book about his time at the ...

10/10/2010 3/29/2017

Ralph D. Paine Jr. MP (1906 - 1991)

Ralph "Del" Delahaye Paine, Jr. (March 31, 1906 – January 12, 1991) was an American editor and publisher. Born in Newark, New Jersey, Paine was the son of author and journalist Ralph Delahaye Paine...

6/22/2009 3/24/2017

John Allen Miner MP (1900 - 1932)

John Allen Miner Thomas (January 10, 1900 – March 12, 1932) was an American author. He graduated from Yale University in 1922, where he was a member of Skull and Bones. His only novel was Dry Marti...

3/22/2017 3/23/2017

Ralph Delahaye Paine MP (1871 - 1925)

Ralph Delahaye Paine (August 28, 1871 – April 29, 1925) was an American journalist and author popular in the early 20th century. Later, he held both elected and appointed government offices. Life a...

3/22/2017 3/23/2017

E. E. Aiken MP (1859 - 1951)

Edwin Edgerton Aiken (March 1, 1859 – January 5, 1951) was an American Congregationalist minister and author who spent over four decades as a missionary and educator in China. Born in Newington, Co...

3/22/2017 3/23/2017

F. O. Matthiessen MP (1902 - 1950)

Francis Otto Matthiessen (February 19, 1902 – April 1, 1950) was an educator, scholar and literary critic influential in the fields of American literature and American studies. His best known work, A...

3/22/2017 3/23/2017

John Chipman Farrar MP (1896 - 1974)

John Chipman Farrar (February 25, 1896 – November 5, 1974) was an American editor, writer and publisher. Farrar founded two publishing companies — Farrar & Rinehart and Farrar, Straus and Giroux. He ...

3/22/2017 3/23/2017

Scott Young MP (1918 - 2005)

) Scott Alexander Young (April 14, 1918 – June 12, 2005) was a Canadian journalist, sportswriter, novelist and the father of musicians Neil Young and Astrid Young. Over his career, Young wrote 45 boo...

3/23/2017 3/23/2017

Caroline Lee Hentz, Author MP (1800 - 1856)

Well known in her day, she is best known for her 1854 novel "The Planter's Northern Bride", in which she defended the South and the institution of slavery. Her intention was to refute much of what Ha...

9/5/2014 3/23/2017

Henry Martyn Dexter MP (1821 - 1890)

Henry Martyn Dexter (August 13, 1821 – November 13, 1890), American clergyman and author, was born in Plympton, Massachusetts. He graduated at Yale in 1840 and at the Andover Theological Seminary i...

10/3/2009 3/23/2017

Nik Richie MP

"Corbin Grimes"

Nik Richie (born Hooman Karamian, February 12, 1979), previously known as Corbin Grimes, is an American blogger, author, and Internet personality. Richie is best known for his user-submitted gossip w...

3/22/2017 3/22/2017

Colin Dexter MP (1930 - 2017)

Norman Colin Dexter (Aka Colin Dexter) From Wikipedia: Norman Colin Dexter, OBE (29 September 1930 – 21 March 2017), better known as Colin Dexter, was an English crime writer known for his Inspecto...

3/21/2017 3/21/2017

Reverend Mahlon M Hess MP (1917 - 2014)

Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy : Mar 19 2017, 0:27:16 UTC

4/9/2014 3/19/2017

William Cowper MP (1731 - 1800)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Cowper ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. If you are interested in his works, download The works of William Cowper; his life, letters, and poems (1864) -------...

6/18/2014 3/17/2017

The biography of Col Daniel Robinson Hundley can be found in the Encyclopedia of Alabama: Encyclopedia of Alabama Married his first cousin Mary Ann "Nannie" Hundley (b May 12, 1834 in Charlotte, VA d M...

3/15/2017 3/15/2017

Sebastian Evans MP (1830 - 1909)

Sebastian Evans From Wikipedia: Sebastian Evans (2 March 1830 – 19 December 1909) was an English journalist and political activist, known also as a man of letters and artist. Life Born on 2 Mar...

3/15/2017 3/15/2017

Anne Evans MP (1820 - 1870)

From Wikipedia entry for her father: Anne Evans (1820-1870), wrote poems and music, which in 1880 were edited and published with a memorial preface by Anne Thackeray Ritchie.

3/15/2017 3/15/2017

John Lloyd Stephens MP (1805 - 1852)

John Lloyd Stephens (November 28, 1805 – October 13, 1852) was an American explorer, writer, and diplomat. Stephens was a pivotal figure in the rediscovery of Maya civilization throughout Middle Amer...

3/15/2017 3/15/2017
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Justine Musk (born Jennifer Justine Wilson; born September 2, 1972) is a Canadian author. She is the former wife of billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk. Career Musk is author of the contemporary f...

1/20/2007 3/11/2017

Kevin Allen Hassett is an American economist. He is best known for his work on tax policy and for coauthoring Dow 36,000, published in 1999. Hassett is currently a senior fellow and director of econo...

3/8/2017 3/8/2017

Dr. Samuel Albert Visanska MP (1869 - 1957)

9/23/2009 3/8/2017

Alexandra L. Levin MP (1912 - 1997)

11/20/2012 3/5/2017

Reverend Clayton F. Derstine MP (1891 - 1967)

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

Alice Koch MP (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. Hatch is...

8/9/2013 2/8/2017

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

William Hubbard was an American clergyman and historian, born in Ipswich, England. As a child, he was taken by his parents to New England, where he later graduated from Harvard (1642), was ordained and...

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. Born i...

2/21/2016 2/6/2017

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 published his...

8/7/2007 1/31/2017

Alexander Chancellor, CBE MP (1940 - 2017)

9/25/2012 1/30/2017

Voir Wikipedia...

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 MP (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 MP (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 author. He...

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 Second Cit...

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' debutantp...

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-starring ...

1/3/2017 1/3/2017

Rick Parker MP (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...

7/11/2015 12/21/2016

Vered Tochterman (Hebrew: ורד טוכטרמן‎‎; born October 24, 1970) is an Israeli author, translator and editor of science fiction and fantasy. Among her work is a short story collection, Lifamim Ze Achere...

5/31/2008 12/20/2016

Melvin J. Lasky MP (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 1958 to 1...

12/11/2016 12/11/2016

Anatole Shub MP (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 analyst.

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 Stedman MP (1810 - 1889)

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

6/4/2009 12/9/2016

Matt Bondurant MP (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 MP (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