Jill Krementz
Jill Krementz (born 19 February 1940) is a photographer and author. She has published some 31 books, mostly of photography and children's books.Krementz grew up in Morristown, New Jersey, and moved to...
Owen J. Baggett
Owen John Baggett (August 29, 1920 – July 27, 2006) was a second lieutenant in the United States 7th Bomb Group based at Pandaveswar, in India, during the Second World War.Baggett was born in Graham, ...
George R. Klare
George R. Klare (1922–2006) was a World War II veteran and a distinguished professor of psychology and dean at Ohio University. His major contribution was in the field of readability. From the beginn...
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Ice-nine
Ice-nine is a fictional material appearing in Kurt Vonnegut's novel Cat's Cradle. Ice-nine is supposedly a polymorph of water more stable than common ice (Ice Ih); instead of melting at 0 °C (32 °F), ...
Samuel Nathan Blatchford
Samuel Nathan Blatchford (1925–2005) was an American soldier and civil engineer, he is the most decorated American Indian veteran to date. His mother, Pauline Manuelito was the great-granddaughter of ...
Lawrence Jenkins
Lawrence L. "Larry" Jenkins (born January 29, 1924) is a former B-17 co-pilot during World War II who spent over ten months as a prisoner of war. His exploits were chronicled, along with those of his ...
Ernest Sands
Ernest M. Sands (April 30, 1922 – April 9, 2012) was a North Dakota Republican Party politician who served as the 32nd Lieutenant Governor of North Dakota from 1981 to 1985. Sands also served in the N...
Ruby Bradley
Colonel Ruby Bradley (December 19, 1907 – May 28, 2002) was one of the most decorated women in United States military history. She was a native of Spencer, West Virginia but lived in Falls Church, Vir...
Jack Keeney
John Christopher "Jack" Keeney" (February 19, 1922 – November 19, 2011) was an American prosecutor who retired in 2010 as U.S. deputy United States Assistant Attorney General. At age 88, he was ...
Reba Z. Whittle
First Lieutenant Reba Zitella Whittle (August 19, 1919 – January 26, 1981) was a member of the United States Army Nurse Corps during World War II. She became the only American military female pri...
Donald E. Hillman
Donald E. Hillman (August 24, 1918 – March 16, 2012) was an American World War II flying ace and prisoner of war credited with five enemy aircraft destroyed. He was also the first American pilot, in 1...
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John Shirk
John Francis Shirk (June 24, 1917 – November 11, 1993) was a professional American football end/defensive end in the National Football League. He played one season for the Chicago Cardi...
Mario Tonelli
Mario Tonelli (March 27, 1916 – January 7, 2003) was a professional American football player who played running back for one season for the Chicago CardinalsA sergeant in the US Army 200th Coast Artil...
Jack Hawkins (U.S. Marine Corps officer)
Jack L. Hawkins (born October 25, 1916, Roxton, Texas - May 17, 2013 in Fredericksburg, Virginia) was a United States Marines Corps Colonel employed by the CIA for the military planning, training of C...
George Juskalian
George Juskalian (Armenian: Գևորգ Ժուսգալեան; June 7, 1914 – July 4, 2010) was a decorated member of the United States Army who served for over three decades and fought in World War II, the K...
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Yon Yonson
"Yon Yonson" is an infinitely recursive poem, nursery rhyme or song, perhaps best known from the novel Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut, although Vonnegut did not create it.
The song is often ...
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Robert P. Taylor
Chaplain (Major General) Robert Preston Taylor, USAF (April 11, 1909 – February 1, 1997) was an American military officer who served as the 3rd Chief of Chaplains of the United States Air Force. A gr...
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Delmar T. Spivey
Major General Delmar Taft Spivey, USAF (9 August 1905 – 18 January 1982), service number O 017278, was an American military officer involved with aerial gunnery systems development, air education, and...
Paul Wing
Paul Wing (August 14, 1892–May 29, 1957) was an assistant director during the 1935 Academy Awards in the short lived category Best Assistant Director. For which he won for the film The Lives of...
William W. Ashurst
William Wallace Ashurst (October 30, 1893 - February 18, 1952) was a Brigadier General in the United States Marine Corps, who served as a last commander of the North China Marine Detachment. He was ca...
Albert Braun
Father Albert Braun OFM (September 5, 1889 – March 6, 1983) was a Roman Catholic Priest and teacher in the Southwest and the Pacific United States.Father Braun served as an US Army Chaplain in both Wo...
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George F. Moore (general)
George Fleming Moore (July 31, 1887 – December 2, 1949) was a highly decorated Officer of the United States Army with the rank of Major General. General Moore commanded the Harbor Defenses of Manila a...
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