Brazzaville (US band)
Brazzaville is an indie pop band founded in 1997 by David Brown. Brown was at one time Beck's saxophonist and took part in recording of Odelay and Midnite Vultures. On May 7, 2009, David Brown officia...
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Carl Schurz
Carl Christian Schurz ([ˈkaʁl ˈʃʊʁts]; March 2, 1829 – May 14, 1906) was a German revolutionary, American statesman and reformer, U.S. Minister to Spain, Union Army General in the American Civil War, ...
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Horacio Rivero, Jr.
Admiral Horacio Rivero, Jr. (May 16, 1910 – September 24, 2000), was the first Puerto Rican and Hispanic four-star Admiral, and second Hispanic to become a full Admiral in the modern United States Nav...
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Chuck Aleksinas
Charles (Chuck) Aleksinas (born February 26, 1959, in Litchfield, Connecticut) is an American former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was drafted by the ...
Finca Vigía
Finca Vigía ([ˈfiŋka βiˈxi.a], Lookout Farm) was the home of Ernest Hemingway in San Francisco de Paula, Cuba, and now houses a museum.
The house was built in 1886 by Catalan architect Miguel Pasc...
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Ernest Hemingway Cottage
The Ernest Hemingway Cottage, also known as Windemere, was the boyhood summer home of author Ernest Hemingway, on Walloon Lake in Michigan.It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1968.
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Jesse L. Lasky, Jr.
Jesse L. Lasky, Jr. (September 19, 1910 – April 11, 1988) was an American screenwriter, novelist, playwright and poet.
He was the son of film producer Jesse Lasky, Sr. and his wife, Bessie I...
Chester Himes
Chester Bomar Himes (July 29, 1909 – November 12, 1984) was an American writer. His works include If He Hollers Let Him Go and a series of Harlem Detective novels. In 1958 he won France's Grand Prix d...
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Washington Irving
Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 – November 28, 1859) was an American author, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories "Rip Van W...
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Patty Shepard
Patty Moran Shepard (October 1, 1945 – January 3, 2013) was an American-born Spanish film actress. She appeared in more than fifty Spanish, Italian and French films from the 1960s to the 1980s.
Sh...
Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Jr.
Anthony Joseph Drexel Biddle, Jr. (1897–1961), also known as A. J. Drexel Biddle, Jr. or Tony Biddle, was a wealthy socialite who became a diplomat of the United States, and served in the United State...
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Carlos Arroyo
Carlos Alberto Arroyo Bermúdez (born July 30, 1979) is a Puerto Rican professional basketball player who currently plays for the Cangrejeros de Santurce of the Puerto Rican Baloncesto Superior Nacion...
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Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Shane Guthrie (born April 8, 1979) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Kansas City Royals. He has previously played for the Cleveland Indians, Baltimore Orioles, and Colorado R...
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Robert F. Wagner, Jr.
Robert Ferdinand Wagner II (April 20, 1910 – February 12, 1991), usually known as Robert F. Wagner, Jr. served three terms as the mayor of New York City, from 1954 through 1965. When running for his t...
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Alvin Karpis
Alvin Francis Karpis (born Albin Francis Karpowicz; August 10, 1907 – August 26, 1979), a Depression-era gangster nicknamed "Creepy" for his sinister smile and called "Ray" by his gang members, w...
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Martha Gellhorn
Martha Ellis Gellhorn (November 8, 1908 – February 15, 1998) was an American novelist, travel writer, and journalist, who is considered one of the greatest war correspondents of the 20th century....
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United States Ambassador to Spain
This is a list of United States Ambassadors to Spain from 1779 to the present day.
Note: In 1825 the ministry was upgraded to Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary.Note: In August 1913,...
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Brant Gardner
Brant Anderson Gardner (born 1951) is an American writer and speaker on the Book of Mormon, and Mesoamerican studies.
Gardner is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Ch...
Maurice Ager
Maurice Darnell Ager (born February 9, 1984) is an American former professional basketball player. He played collegiately for the Michigan State Spartans from 2002 until 2006. The 6' 5" (1.95 m) guard...
Death in the Afternoon (cocktail)
Death in the Afternoon, also called the Hemingway or the Hemingway Champagne, is a cocktail made up of absinthe and Champagne invented by Ernest Hemingway. The cocktail shares a name with Hemingway's ...
Wendell Alexis
Wendell Alexis (born July 31, 1964) is a retired American basketball player who played for several European clubs between 1986 and 2004, most notably for ALBA Berlin, where he was voted MVP of the Ger...
Jane Randolph
Jane Randolph (born as Jane Roemer; October 30, 1915 — May 4, 2009), was an American film actress. She was born in Youngstown, Ohio and died in Gstaad, Switzerland, from complications of a broken hip....
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Jane Anderson (American journalist)
Jane Anderson (January 6, 1888 – May 5, 1972) was an American broadcaster of Nazi propaganda during World War II. She was indicted on charges of treason in 1943 but after the war the charges were drop...
John Hemingway
John Patrick Hemingway (born 1960) is an American author, whose memoir Strange Tribe: A Family Memoir examines the similarities and the complex relationship between his father Dr. Gregory Hemingway a...
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Oliver DeMille
Oliver Van DeMille is an American author, educator and public speaker. He is the founder of an educational model known as TJEd, and the co-author of LeaderShift: A Call for Americans to Finally Stand...