Harry H. Corbett
Harry H. Corbett, OBE (28 February 1925 – 21 March 1982) was an English actor.Corbett was best known for his starring role in the popular and long-running BBC Television sitcom Steptoe ...
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Richard Tufts
Richard Tufts (March 16, 1896 – December 17, 1980) was a notable figure in American golf in the mid-20th century. Born in Medford, Massachusetts, he was a grandson of James Walker Tufts, the fou...
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Archibald Gordon, 5th Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair
Archibald Victor Dudley Gordon, 5th Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair (9 July 1913 – 7 September 1984), styled Lord Archibald Gordon from 1965 to 1974, was a Scottish writer, broadcaster and peer. The s...
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Charles Stark Draper
Charles Stark "Doc" Draper (October 2, 1901 – July 25, 1987) was an American scientist and engineer, known as the "father of inertial navigation". He was the founder and director of the Massachu...
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Abdul Haq (Islamic scholar)
Abdul Haq (Urdu: عبدالحق‎, Pashto: عبدالحق‎, ‘Abdul-Ḥaqq; 1912/1914 – 7 September 1988) of Akora Khattak, sometimes referred to as Abdul Haq Akorwi (Urdu: عبدال...
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George O. Abell
George Ogden Abell (March 1, 1927 – October 7, 1983) was an astronomer at UCLA. He worked as a research astronomer, teacher, administrator, popularizer of science and education, and skeptic. Abell rec...
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Oskar Kokoschka
Oskar Kokoschka (1 March 1886 – 22 February 1980) was an Austrian artist, poet and playwright best known for his intense expressionistic portraits and landscapes.
He was born in Pöc...
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Mario Abbate
Mario Abbate (born in Naples, 10 August 1927 – died 6 August 1981) was an Italian singer, famous as an exponent of Neapolitan songs. In the 1950s and 1960s, he appeared in three movies, one dire...
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Eyo Ita
Eyo Ita (1904 – 1980s) was a Nigerian politician from Cross River State who was the leader of the Eastern Government of Nigerian in 1951. He was one of the earliest Nigerian students who studied...
N'Famara Keïta
N'Famara Keïta (1924 - c.1984) was a Guinean economist and politician. He served in the council of the Politburo of the First Republic of Guinea as Minister of Trade from 1963.Keïta was born in 1...
Stefan Wyszyński
Stefan Wyszyński (3 August 1901 – 28 May 1981) was a Polish prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as the bishop of Lublin from 1946 to 1948, archbishop of Warsaw and archbishop of Gniezno fr...
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Frank Cluskey
Frank Cluskey (8 April 1930 – 7 May 1989) was an Irish politician and leader of the Irish Labour Party from 1977 to 1981.Cluskey was born on 8 April 1930 in Dublin. He worked as a butcher and then joi...
Leonida Nikolai Giovannelli
Baron Leonida Nikolai Giovannelli was an Italian-born Manx writer and cultural activist, publishing actively between the 1950s and 1980s.Giovannelli was born in 1906 and was brought up on his family's...
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Hilary Mahaney
Hilary F. Mahaney, Sr. (February 17, 1902 – August 30, 1969) was the head coach for the Boston University Terriers football team in 1930 and 1931. He compiled an overall record of 3–14–1. Mahane...
Hákun Djurhuus
Hákun Djurhuus (11 December 1908 – 22 September 1987) was the prime minister of the Faroe Islands from 1963-1967. He was born in Tórshavn.He was first elected to the Løgting in 1946 and was its speake...
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Eddie Freeman (musician)
Eddie Freeman (November 10, 1909 – November 23, 1987) was a noted English jazz musician of the first half of the 20th century and a transcriber and teacher of flamenco guitar music in the latte...
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Sweatt v. Painter
Sweatt v. Painter, 339 U.S. 629 (1950), was a U.S. Supreme Court case that successfully challenged the "separate but equal" doctrine of racial segregation established by the 1896 case Plessy v. Fe...
Alexander Akimov
Aleksandr Fyodorovich Akimov (6 May 1953 – 11 May 1986) was the shift supervisor of the night crew that worked at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant Unit #4 on the night of the accident, April 26, 1986...