Caught in Providence: The Breakfast Verdict
Daughter helps make a judgement on her mom's case. These are real people, not actors. Please keep that in mind when you comment. They don't deserve negative ...
Eddie Zack
Great 50s Rockabilly.
Freddie Scott
Freddie Scott (April 24, 1933 – June 4, 2007) was an American soul singer and songwriter. His biggest hits were "Hey, Girl", a top ten US pop hit in 1963, and "Are You Lonely For Me", a no.1 hit on t...
George K. Anderson
George K. Anderson is a former Major General in the United States Air Force.
Anderson was born in Providence, Rhode Island. In 1964, he graduated from high school in Izmir, Turkey. He later gradua...
Edward Payson Weston
Edward Payson Weston (1839–1929) was a notable pedestrian, who was largely responsible for the rise in popularity of the sport in the 1860s and 1870s.
Edward Payson Weston was born on March 15, 18...
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William Harris (settler)
William Harris (1610-1681) was one of the four men who was with Roger Williams at Seekonk in the Plymouth Colony during the winter early in 1636. He then joined Williams and several families in estab...
Jennifer Niederst Robbins
Jennifer Niederst Robbins has been a Web designer since 1993. She designed the web's first commercial site, O'Reilly's Global Network Navigator (GNN).A graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Robbin...
Melanie Sanford
Melanie Sanford (born June 16, 1975) is an American chemist, who currently works at the University of Michigan, where she holds the positions of Moses Gomberg Collegiate Professor of Chemistry and Art...
Ruth Hussey
Ruth Carol Hussey (October 30, 1911 – April 19, 2005) was an American actress best known for her Academy Award-nominated role as photographer Elizabeth Imbrie in The Philadelphia Story.
Hussey was...
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John Hawkes (novelist)
John Hawkes, born John Clendennin Talbot Burne Hawkes, Jr. (August 17, 1925 – May 15, 1998), was a postmodern American novelist, known for the intensity of his work, which suspended some traditional c...
George Macready
George Macready (August 29, 1899 – July 2, 1973), was an American stage, film, and television actor often cast in roles as polished villains.
George Peabody Macready, Jr. was born in Providence, R...
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Philip Allen (politician)
Philip Allen (September 1, 1785 – December 16, 1865) was an American manufacturer and politician from Rhode Island. He served as Governor of Rhode Island and as a Democratic member of t...
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William Arnold (settler)
William Arnold (24 June 1587 – c. 1676) was one of the founding settlers of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, and with his sons was among the wealthiest people in the colony....
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Ann Hood
Ann Hood (born 1956) is an American novelist and short story writer; she has also written nonfiction. The author of fifteen books, her essays and short stories have appeared in many journals, magazine...
Hank Soar
Albert Henry Soar (August 17, 1914 – December 24, 2001) was an American football running back and defensive back in the National Football League who went on to have a long career as an umpire in...
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John Christopher Mahoney
John Christopher Mahoney (December 19, 1882 – November 18, 1952) was a federal judge in the United States.Mahoney was born in Ireland but spent most of his life in Rhode Island. He attended Brow...
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Harry Kizirian
Harry Kizirian (Armenian: Հէրի Գիզիրեան; July 13, 1925 – September 13, 2002) was an Armenian American member of the United States Marine Corps who served during World War II. Kizirian's service la...
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Edward Beard
Edward Peter Beard (born January 20, 1940) is an American businessman and politician from Rhode Island. He served in the Rhode Island House of Representatives and was a member of the United States Hou...
Pardon Tillinghast
Pardon Tillinghast (1625–1718) was an early settler of Providence, Rhode Island, a public official there, and a pastor of the Baptist Church of Providence. A cooper by profession, he immigrated to Ne...
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Andrew Dexter, Jr.
Andrew Dexter, Jr. (March 28, 1779 -– November 2, 1837), was an American lawyer, financier, and speculator. He is known for committing one of the first major financial frauds in the United States. ...
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Carmelo D'Anzi
Carmelo D'Anzi (born November 24, 1956) is an Italian-American football coach and former player.Born in Messina, Italy, he began his career with the Papa Giovanni XXIII club in Providence. He played f...
Joseph Jenckes (governor)
Joseph Jenckes (1656 – 15 June 1740) was a deputy governor and governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations.
Jenckes was the son of Joseph and Esther (Ballard) Jenckes who liv...
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William S. Flynn
William Smith Flynn (August 14, 1885 – April 6, 1966) of Providence, Rhode Island was the 54th Governor of Rhode Island from 1923 to 1925. He was a Democrat.Flynn graduated from the Col...
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Paul Mecurio
Paul Mecurio (born Paul Mercurio) is a Rhode Island-born comedian featured on Comedy Central Presents. A lawyer by education (graduated from Georgetown University Law Center), Mecurio took up stand-up...