Earley F. Poppleton
Earley Franklin Poppleton (September 29, 1834 – May 6, 1899) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.Born in Bellville, Ohio, Poppleton pursued classical studies.He was educated at the Ohio Wesleyan...
Mary Katherine Campbell
Mary Katherine Campbell (December 18, 1905 – June 7, 1990) was the only person to win the Miss America pageant twice, and the second woman in history to win the title. Campbell was Miss America 1922 ...
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Frances Wright
Frances Wright (September 6, 1795 – December 13, 1852) also widely known as Fanny Wright, was a Scottish-born lecturer, writer, freethinker, feminist, abolitionist, and social reformer, who became a U...
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Eliot Ness
Eliot Ness (April 19, 1903 – May 16, 1957) was an American Prohibition agent, famous for his efforts to enforce Prohibition in Chicago, Illinois, and the leader of a legendary team of law enforcement ...
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Garrett Morgan
Garrett Augustus Morgan, Sr. (March 4, 1877 – July 27, 1963) was an African-American inventor and community leader. His most notable inventions included a type of protective respiratory hood (or...
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Frank Lausche
Frank John Lausche (pronounced -shee; November 14, 1895 – April 21, 1990) was a Democratic politician from Ohio. He served as the 47th mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, as the 55th and 57th Governor of ...
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John W. Bricker
John William Bricker (September 6, 1893 – March 22, 1986) was a United States Senator and the 54th Governor of Ohio. A member of the Republican Party, he was the Republican nominee for ...
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William M. Morgan (congressman)
William Mitchell Morgan (August 1, 1870 - September 17, 1935) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.Born in Brownsville, Ohio, Morgan attended the public schools.He pursued various occupations until 189...
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Griffin Greene
Griffin Greene (1749–1804) served as a commissary, paymaster, and quartermaster to the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He was subsequently a pioneer to the Ohio Country, helpin...
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Jimmy McAleer
James Robert "Loafer" McAleer (July 10, 1864 – April 29, 1931) was an American center fielder, manager, and stockholder in Major League Baseball who assisted in establishing the America...
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William Steinmetz
William Steinmetz (September 2, 1847 in Newport, Kentucky – June 10, 1903) was a Union Army soldier during the American Civil War who received America's highest military decoration the Medal of ...
William R. Thom
William Richard Thom (July 7, 1885 – August 28, 1960) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.Born in Canton, Ohio, Thom attended the public schools.He engaged as a newspaper reporter 1905–1909.He attende...
James A. Garfield
James Abram Garfield (November 19, 1831 – September 19, 1881) served as the 20th President of the United States (1881), after serving nine terms in the U.S. House of Representatives (1863–1880). ...
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Agnes Moorehead
Agnes Robertson Moorehead (December 6, 1900 – April 30, 1974) was an American actress whose career of more than three decades included work in radio, stage, film, and television. She is chiefly known ...
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Harry C. Beasley
Harry C. Beasley (November 1, 1888 – July 2, 1931) was a United States Navy seaman who received the Medal of Honor for actions during the United States occupation of Veracruz, 1914. He also serv...
Siege of Fort Recovery
The siege of Fort Recovery was a battle of the Northwest Indian War fought at the present day village of Fort Recovery, Ohio, United States. An American victory, it was the beginning of the end of th...
Frank J. Battisti
Frank James Battisti (October 4, 1922 – October 19, 1994) was an American jurist who served as the 21st district judge for the Northern District of Ohio, between 1961 and 1990. He spent 22 of hi...
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Siege of Fort Wayne
The Siege of Fort Wayne took place during the War of 1812, between United States and American Indian forces in the wake of the successful British campaigns of 1812.
Since 1811, after the severe de...
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