Colin Low, Baron Low of Dalston
Colin Mackenzie Low, Baron Low of Dalston, CBE (born 23 September 1942) is a British politician, law scholar and member of the House of Lords.Low was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British ...
George Gracie
George Gracie (ca 1747 – November 25, 1807) was a Scottish-born merchant, shipowner and political figure in Nova Scotia. He represented Shelburne County in the Legislative Assembly of Nova Scoti...
Steve Lonegan
Steven Mark "Steve" Lonegan (born April 27, 1956) is an American businessman, author and former Mayor of Bogota, New Jersey, serving from 1995 to 2007. A member of the Republican Party, Lonegan was th...
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Leonard Staisey
Leonard C. "Len" Staisey (November 10, 1920 – October 4, 1990) was a Democratic politician from Pennsylvania. Staisey was born in Pittsburgh and lived for most of his life in Duquesne, a nearby ...
Enrico Dandolo
Enrico Dandolo (1107? – May 1205) — anglicised as Henry Dandolo and Latinized as Henricus Dandulus — was the 42nd Doge of Venice from 1192 until his death. He is remembered for his blindness, p...
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Dennis Robertson (politician)
Dennis Robertson is a Scottish politician, and has been an Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) for Aberdeenshire West since 2011, after defeating the Liberal Democrat incumbent, Mike Rumbles, by a...
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Matthew A. Dunn
Matthew Anthony Dunn (August 15, 1886 – February 13, 1942) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.
Matthew A. Dunn was born in Braddock, Pennsylvania. As t...
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Charles J. O'Byrne
Charles J. O'Byrne (born 1959) is an executive at Related Rentals Companies, an American lawyer and former political staffer to Governor of New York David Paterson, serving as Secretary to the Governo...
Turikatuku
Turikatuku (?–1827) was a notable New Zealand tribal leader. Of Māori descent, she identified with the Nga Puhi iwi. She and her younger sister, Tangiwhare, became wives of Hongi Hika and she t...
Ian Fraser, Baron Fraser of Lonsdale
William Jocelyn Ian Fraser, Baron Fraser of Lonsdale, CH, CBE, (30 August 1897 – 19 December 1974), known as Ian Fraser, was a British Conservative Party politician, a Governor of the BBC, a suc...
Miklós Wesselényi
Baron Miklós Wesselényi de Hadad (pronounced [ˈmikloːʃ ˈvɛʃɛleːɲi] archaically English: Nicholas Wesselényi ) December 20, 1796 – April 2, 1850), was a Hungarian statesman, leader of the upper ...
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Michelle Paige Paterson
Michelle R. Paige Paterson (born April 1, 1961 in Fairfield, California) was the First Lady of New York state. The wife of New York Governor David Paterson, she became the First Lady on March 17, 2008...
Reino A. Perala
Reino A. Perala was a member of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Perala was born on August 28, 1915 in Maple, Wisconsin. He suffered from blindness and graduated from the Wisconsin Center for the Bli...
John Kostuck
John T. Kostuck (October 7, 1892 – August 2, 1960) was an American salesman, piano tuner, and legislator.Born in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, Kostuck was blinded at age fourteen in a blasting accid...
David Blunkett
David Blunkett (born 6 June 1947) was until 2015 a British Labour Party politician and the Member of Parliament (MP) for Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough, having represented Sheffield Brightside ...
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Young Woo Kang
Young Woo Kang (6 January 1944 – 24 February 2012) was a disability rights advocate, author, and speaker. He is known for his work in developing a braille alphabet for the Korean language. He is the ...
Eliot Spitzer
Eliot Laurence Spitzer (born June 10, 1959) is an American lawyer, political commentator, and Democratic Party politician who served as the 54th Governor of New York from January 2007 until his resign...
Aubrey Herbert
Aubrey Nigel Henry Molyneux Herbert (1880 – 26 September 1923) was a British diplomat, traveller, and intelligence officer associated with Albanian independence. Twice he was offered the throne...
Basil Paterson
Basil Alexander Paterson (April 27, 1926 – April 16, 2014), a labor lawyer, was a longtime political leader in New York and Harlem and the father of the 55th Governor of New York, David Paterson. His ...
Executive Chamber of David Paterson
The cabinet of Governor of New York David Paterson consists of the executive chamber, and the heads of the various departments of the Government of New York. On Paterson's first day as Governor, he as...
Kristen Cox
Kristen Cox (born Kristen Eyring in 1969, Bellevue, Washington) is a blind American politician and current Executive Director for the Utah Department of Workforce Services. Previously Cox served as Ma...
Christopher Augustine Buckley
Christopher Augustine Buckley, Sr. (December 25, 1845 – April 20, 1922), commonly referred to as Blind Boss Buckley, was a saloonkeeper and Democratic Party political boss in San Francisco, California...
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Cabinet of David Paterson
The cabinet of Governor of New York David Paterson consists of the executive chamber, and the heads of the various departments of the Government of New York. On Paterson's first day as Governor, he as...
Capital punishment in New York
Capital punishment has not been used in New York State since 1963, when Eddie Mays was electrocuted at Sing Sing Prison. The state was the first to adopt the electric chair as a method of execution, w...
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Appius Claudius Caecus
Appius Claudius Caecus ("the blind"; c. 340 BC – 273 BC) was a Roman politician from a wealthy patrician family. He was dictator himself and the son of Gaius Claudius Crassus, who was briefly dictat...