List of Drexel University alumni
Drexel University is a private university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The 16th largest private university in the nation, Drexel is made up of nine colleges and four schools, ...
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8 Key Contributors To The Underground Railroad
In the decades preceding the Civil War, up to 100,000 slaves escaped to the Northern free states or the “promised land” of Canada. Most received help along the way from abolitionists, who ran a vast, ...
8 Key Contributors To The Underground Railroad
In the decades preceding the Civil War, up to 100,000 slaves escaped to the Northern free states or the “promised land” of Canada. Most received help along the way from abolitionists, who ran a vast, ...
William Sidney Pittman
William Sidney Pittman (April 21, 1875 – March 14, 1958) was an African-American architect who designed several notable buildings, such as the Zion Baptist Church and the nearby Deanwood Chess House i...
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William H. Milliken, Jr.
William H. Milliken, Jr., August 19, 1897, Philadelphia – July 4, 1969 (age 71), was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.Milliken graduated from Drexel Institut...
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Lillie Rosa Minoka Hill
Lillie Rosa Minoka-Hill (1876–1952) was a Native American physician of Mohawk descent. She was adopted as a child after her mother died by Joshua Allen, a Quaker in Philadelphia, who guaranteed her fu...
Peter Mafany Musonge
Peter Mafany Musonge (born December 3, 1942) is a Cameroonian politician who was Prime Minister of Cameroon from September 1996 to December 8, 2004.
Musonge was born at Muea in the Fako Department...
Ellis Reynolds Shipp
Ellis Reynolds Shipp (January 20, 1847 – January 31, 1939) was one of the first female doctors in Utah and west of the Mississippi. She founded The School of Nursing and Obstetrics in 1879, and was o...
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Elizabeth Shippen Green
Elizabeth Shippen Green (September 1, 1871 – 1954) was an American illustrator. She illustrated children's books and worked for publications such as Ladies' Home Journal, The Saturday Evening Post an...
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Jack Wall (composer)
Jack Wall (born 1964 in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania) is an American video game music composer. He has worked on video game music for over 20 games including the Myst franchise, Splinter Cell, Jade Empi...
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Meinhardt Raabe
Meinhardt Frank Raabe (September 2, 1915 - April 9, 2010) was an American actor. He was one of the last surviving Munchkin-actors in The Wizard of Oz, and was also the last surviving cast member with...
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Harold Griffith
Harold Randall Griffith (1894–1985) was a Canadian anesthesiologist and a leader in the fields of anesthesiology.He was born in Montreal, the son of Alexander Randall Griffith, a medical doctor and ho...
Victoria Zdrok
Victoria Nika Zdrok (Ukrainian: Вікторія Здрок; born March 3, 1973) is an actress, author, and model of Ukrainian origin. She is Playboy's Playmate for October 1994. In June 2002 she became Pe...
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Stephen M. Wolownik
Stephen M. "Steve" Wolownik (July 22, 1946 – May 18, 2000) was a pioneer in the Russian and Eastern European music community in the United States. He was a co-founder of the Balalaika and Domra Assoc...
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Paul W. Richards
Paul William Richards (b. May 20, 1964 in Scranton, Pennsylvania) is an American engineer and a former NASA Astronaut. He flew aboard one Space Shuttle mission in 2001.
Graduated from Dunmore High...
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Ellen Bernard Thompson Pyle
Ellen Bernard Thompson Pyle (November 11, 1876 – August 1, 1936) was an American illustrator best known for the 40 covers she created for The Saturday Evening Post in the 1920s and 1930s under the gui...
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Bennett S. LeBow
Bennett S. LeBow is an American businessman and philanthropist. He is also the former Chairman of the Board and CEO of Borders Group, an international bookseller based in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Chair...
John Gruber
John Gruber (born 1973) is a writer, blog publisher, UI designer and the inventor of the Markdown publishing format. Gruber is from the greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area of the United States. He...
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Alassane Ouattara
Alassane Ouattara ([alasan wataʁa]; born 1 January 1942) is an Ivoirian politician who has been President of Côte d'Ivoire since 2011. An economist by profession, Ouattara worked for the International...
Howard Benson
Howard Benson is an American music producer and multi-instrumentalist. Benson has produced such artists as My Chemical Romance, The All-American Rejects, Kelly Clarkson, Daughtry, Gavin DeGraw, Rasca...
Helen Ganser
Helen Alice Ganser (1891-1990) was an American librarian. She became the first librarian at Millersville State Normal School in Millersville, Pennsylvania (now Millersville University of Pennsylvania)...
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie talks about The Thing Around Your Neck on Bookbits radio.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (/tʃɪmɑːmɑːndə əŋɡoʊzi ʌdiːtʃʲeɪ/; born 15 September 1977) is a Nigerian novelist and short...
Richard Hayne
Richard Hayne is the president and CEO of Urban Outfitters, an American chain of clothing retailers. He has been the chairman and president since 1976 and the CEO since the retirement of Glen Senk in ...
Philip Lempert
Phil Lempert (born April 1953) has been the Food Trends Editor for NBC's Today show since 1991. Known as the "SupermarketGuru", Lempert appears weekly with "New Product Hit's & Misses" on ABC Now ...
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Violet Oakley
Violet Oakley (June 10, 1874 – February 25, 1961) was the first American woman to receive a public mural commission. During the first quarter of the twentieth century, she was renowned as a pathbreake...
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James G. Nell
James G. (Jim) Nell (born 1938) is an American engineer, who was the principal investigator of the Manufacturing Enterprise Integration at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), kn...
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Albert Laessle
Albert Laessle (March 28, 1877 – September 4, 1954) was an American sculptor and educator. He taught at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts for more than twenty years. He won the 1918 Widener G...
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