Andretti curse
The Andretti Curse, sometimes referred to as Andretti Luck, is in reference to the unexplainable bad luck the Andretti racing family has experienced in their efforts to win the Indianapolis 500. Patri...
Annenberg
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Biddle family
The American Biddle family of Philadelphia began when William Biddle (1630–1712) and Sarah Kempe (1634–1709), Quakers, emigrated from England to America in 1681 in part to avoid religious persecution....
Muhlenberg family
The Muhlenberg family created a United States political, religious, and military dynasty based in the state of Pennsylvania. The German American family descends from Heinrich Melchior Mühlenberg/Henr...
Rooney family
The Rooney family has been the majority owners and operators of the Pittsburgh Steelers football team in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania since the formation of the franchise in 1933. Art Rooney was the found...
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André Heinz
André Thierstein Heinz (born December 9, 1969) is an American environmentalist.Heinz is a son of Senator Henry John Heinz III and businesswoman/philanthropist Maria Teresa Thierstein Simões Ferreira. ...
George Biddle
George Biddle (January 24, 1885 – November 6, 1973) was an American painter, muralist and lithographer, best known for his social realism and combat art. A childhood friend of President Franklin D. Ro...
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Edward Shippen, IV
Edward Shippen (February 16, 1729 – April 15, 1806) was a lawyer, judge, government official, and prominent figure in colonial and post-revolutionary Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Shippen was born in Phi...
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Jared Ingersoll, Sr.
Jared Ingersoll (1722, Milford, Connecticut - August 1781, New Haven, Connecticut) gained notoriety in Connecticut as agent for the Stamp Act of 1765.
He graduated from Yale in 1742. After his gra...
Charles Jared Ingersoll
Charles Jared Ingersoll (October 3, 1782 – May 14, 1987) was an American lawyer and Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.
Born in Whiskey, Pennsylvania, he was ...
Richard Bache
Richard Bache (1737–1811), born in Settle, Yorkshire, England, immigrated to Philadelphia, in the colony of Pennsylvania, where he was a businessman, a marine insurance underwriter, and later served a...
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Adam Andretti
Adam Andretti (born March 24, 1979) is an American race car driver. He is the younger brother of veteran NASCAR racer John Andretti, nephew of Indianapolis 500 winner Mario Andretti and first cousin t...
H. J. Heinz II
Henry John "Jack" Heinz II (1908–1987) was an American business executive and CEO of the H. J. Heinz Company based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was the father of H. John Heinz III, Repub...
Walter Annenberg
Walter Hubert Annenberg (March 13, 1908 – October 1, 2002) was an American publisher, philanthropist, and diplomat. He built up his family’s magazine business with great success, extending it int...
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Scranton family
The Scrantons are a family prominent in the history of the United States of America. A list of famous Scrantons is given below:
Peggy Shippen
Peggy Shippen, or Margaret Shippen (also Peggy Shippen Arnold or just Peggy Arnold, 11 June 1760 – 24 August 1804), was the second wife of General Benedict Arnold. Born into a prominent Philadelphia ...
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Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg
Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg II, FAIA (September 25, 1887 – January 19, 1980) was a leading architect, an American military and political leader who served one term as a US Congressman from Pennsylva...
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Elizabeth Wharton Drexel
Elizabeth Wharton "Bessie" Drexel (April 22, 1868 – June 13, 1944) was an American author and Manhattan socialite.
"Bessie" was the daughter of Lucy Wharton (1841–1912) and Joseph William Drexel. ...
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Mary Astor Paul
Mary Astor Paul (March 26, 1889 - July 28, 1950) was a Philadelphia socialite who was related to the Astor and Drexel families. During World War II, she helped the American forces in France. Mary Paul...
Joseph William Drexel
Joseph William Drexel (January 24, 1833 – March 25, 1888) was a banker, philanthropist and book collector.
He was the son of Francis Martin Drexel, and his siblings were Anthony Joseph Drexel and ...
Francis M. Drexel School
The Francis M. Drexel School was a historic school in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Located along Sixteenth Street, the school was designed by Joseph Anschutz and built under the directi...
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William Marshall Bullitt
William Marshall Bullitt (March 4, 1873 – October 3, 1957) was an influential lawyer and author who served as Solicitor General of the United States (1912-1913). He was victim of one of the largest ca...
Kate Mara
Kate Rooney Mara (born February 27, 1983) is an American actress. She starred in the Netflix political drama House of Cards as Zoe Barnes and appeared in the Fox TV series 24 as computer analyst Shari...
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