Julius Sterling Morton
Julius Sterling Morton (April 22, 1832 – April 27, 1902) was a Nebraska newspaper editor who served as President Grover Cleveland's Secretary of Agriculture. He was a prominent Bourbon Democrat, takin...
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Walter Evans Edge
Walter Evans Edge (November 20, 1873 – October 29, 1956) was an American politician. A Republican, he was twice the Governor of New Jersey, from 1917 to 1919 and again from 1944 to 1947...
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Franklin D. Roosevelt
Franklin Delano Roosevelt (/ˈroʊzəvəlt/ ROH-zə-vəlt, his own pronunciation, or /ˈroʊzəvɛlt/ ROH-zə-velt) (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945), commonly known by his initials FDR, was an ...
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Charles Chapman Grafton
The Right Reverend Charles Chapman Grafton (April 12, 1830 – August 30, 1912) was the second Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.
Born on April 12, 1830, in Boston, Massachus...
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William H. Boyce
William Henry Boyce, (November 28, 1855 – February 6, 1942) was an American lawyer and politician from Georgetown, in Sussex County, Delaware, and later from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware. He was a ...
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Ethel Merman
Let Me Call You Sweetheart (1932) You Try Somebody Else (1932) Time on My Hands (1932)Ethel Merman (January 16, 1908 – February 15, 1984) was an American actress and singer. Known primarily for he...
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Henry Alfred Bishop
Henry Alfred Bishop (December 4, 1860, Bridgeport, Connecticut – 1934) was superintendent and vice-president of several Eastern railroads, as well as other corporations. He served in the Connecticut H...
Walter Weston
Walter Weston (25 December 1860 – 27 March 1940), was an English clergyman and Anglican missionary who helped popularize recreational mountaineering in Japan at the turn of the 20th Century.
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Yohanna Barnaba Abdallah
Yohanna Barnaba Abdallah (died 1924) was a clergyman and historian of the Yao people of central Africa.He was born in northern Mozambique, and ordained as an Anglican priest at Likoma Cathedral in 189...
T. H. E. C. Espin
The Reverend Thomas Henry Espinell Compton Espin or T. H. E. C. Espin (28 May 1858 – 2 December 1934) was a British astronomer. His father Thomas Espin was Chancellor of the Diocese of Chester ...
J. P. Morgan
John Pierpont "J.P." Morgan (April 17, 1837 – March 31, 1913) was an American financier, banker, philanthropist and art collector who dominated corporate finance and industrial consolidation during hi...
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Henry Ford
Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production.Althou...
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Ronald Sargison
The Very Reverend Ronald Ragsdale Sargison AKC was the Dean of St George's Cathedral, Georgetown, Guyana from 1957 to 1961. Born in 1910 he was ordained in 1932 after a period of study at Wells Theol...
Cory Booker
Cory Anthony Booker (born April 27, 1969) is an American politician and the junior United States Senator from New Jersey, in office since 2013. Previously he served as Mayor of Newark from 2006 to 201...
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Carol Moseley Braun
Carol Elizabeth Moseley Braun, also sometimes Moseley-Braun (born August 16, 1947), is an American politician and lawyer who represented Illinois in the United States Senate from 1993 to 1999. She was...
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Chad Varah
The Reverend Prebendary Edward Chad Varah, CH, CBE (12 November 1911 – 8 November 2007) was a British Anglican priest. He is best remembered as the founder of The Samaritans, established in 195...
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Coleman Young
Coleman Alexander Young (May 24, 1918 – November 29, 1997) served as mayor of Detroit, Michigan from 1974 to 1994. Young became the first African-American mayor of Detroit in the same week that Maynar...
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David Dinkins
David Norman Dinkins (born July 10, 1927) is an American politician who served as the 106th Mayor of New York City, from 1990 to 1993. He was the first and, to date, only African American to hold that...
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Melville Fuller
Melville Weston Fuller (February 11, 1833 – July 4, 1910) was the eighth Chief Justice of the United States between 1888 and 1910.
Fuller was born in Augusta, Maine, the son of Catherine Mart...
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Harry C. Ransley
Harry Clay Ransley (February 5, 1863 – November 7, 1941) was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.Harry Ransley was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ...
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William Foxley Norris
William Foxley Norris KCVO (1859–1937) was Dean of York between 1917 and 1925 and of Westminster from then until his death in 1937.Born into a clerical family, he was educated at Charterhouse and Trin...
Reginald R. Belknap
Rear Admiral Reginald Rowan Belknap (26 June 1871 – 30 March 1959) was an officer in the United States Navy. He served in the Spanish-American War, Boxer Rebellion, Philippine-American War, and W...
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Austin Pardue
Austin Pardue (August 9, 1899 – April 28, 1981) was the fourth bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh. He served as diocesan bishop from 1944-1968.
Frank Thatcher
The Very Reverend Frank Thatcher was the Dean of St George's Cathedral, Georgetown, Guyana from 1944 to 1948. Educated at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge, he was ordained in 1914 and began his career w...
Herbert Bate
Herbert Newell Bate was Dean of York between 1932 and 1941.Born in 1871 into a clerical family, he was educated at St Paul’s and Trinity College, Oxford and ordained in 1896. He was a Tutor of Keble C...
Martin Thornton
Martin Thornton (11 November 1915–June 1986) was an Anglican priest and spiritual director, author and lecturer on ascetical theology. His "theology of the remnant" has been influential in Anglican ci...