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William Alexander Abbott aka Bud Abbott (October 2, 1895 – April 24, 1974) is a legendary American actor, producer and comedian from Asbury Park, New Jersey. ... The Tetons - Snake River (1942) by Ansel Adams Ansel Easton Adams (February 20, 1902 – April 22, 1984) was an American photographer born in San Francisco. ... Claude Marion Akins, an American actor (1914-1994). ... Jack Albertson (June 16, 1907 - November 25, 1981) was considered a complete entertainer from the old school. ... Steve Allen on the cover of Steve Allen on the Bible, Religion, and Morality Stephen Valentine Patrick William Allen (December 26, 1921 – October 30, 2000) was a musician, comedian and writer, who was instrumental in innovating the concept of the television talk show. ... Stephen Ambrose, at the 2001 premier of Band of Brothers Stephen Edward Ambrose (January 10, 1936 – October 13, 2002) was a popular historian and biographer of Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon. ... Don Ameche (May 31, 1908 – December 6, 1993) was an American actor. ... Anastacia on the cover of the collectors edition of her second album Freak of Nature See Anastasia for other people by this alternate spelling of Anastacia. ... Julie Andrews as Maria, with the Von Trapp children in The Sound of Music. ... Victor Argo (November 5, 1934-April 7, 2004) born as Victor Jimenez, in New York City was an actor who usually played the part of the tough bad guy in the movies. ... Pedro Armendariz (May 9, 1912 - June 18, 1963) was a famous Mexican actor. ... Desi Arnaz (March 2, 1917 – December 2, 1986) was a Cuban born musician, actor, comedian and television producer. ... March 2 is the 61st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (62nd in leap years). ... 1917 was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar. ... December 2 is the 336th day (337th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1986 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Hal Ashby (September 2, 1929 - December 27, 1988) was an American film director and Academy Award winner. ... Chet Atkins Chester Burton Chet Atkins (June 20, 1924 – June 30, 2001) was an influential country guitarist and record producer in country music. ... Frederick Bean Tex Avery (February 26, 1908 – August 26, 1980) was an animator, cartoonist, and director, famous for producing animated cartoons during the Golden Age of Hollywood. ... Chuck Barris, born on June 3, 1929, was a successful American game show producer during the 1960s and 1970s. ... A game show is a radio or television program, involving members of the public or celebrities, sometimes as part of a team, playing a game, perhaps involving answering quiz questions, for points or prizes. ... Paul Bartel (August 6, 1938-May 13, 2000) was born in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an American actor, writer and director well known for his 1982 hit black comedy Eating Raoul, which he wrote, starred in and directed. ... Béla Viktor János Bartók (March 25, 1881 – September 26, 1945) was a composer, pianist and collector of East European folk music. ... Richard (Dick) Barthelmess (May 9, 1895 - August 17, 1963) was a silent film star. ... William Count Basie (August 21, 1904 – April 26, 1984) was a jazz pianist, organist, and bandleader. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Barbara Bel Geddes as Maggie in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1955 Barbara Bel Geddes (October 31, 1922 – August 8, 2005) was an American actress. ... Dallas redirects here. ... Melvin Belli Melvin Mouron Belli (b. ... Jack Benny Jack Benny (born Benjamin Kubelsky, February 14, 1894 – December 26, 1974) was a comedian, vaudeville performer, film actor, and one of the most prominent early stars of American radio and television. ... Ingrid Bergman at 14 Ingrid Bergman   listen? (August 29, 1915 – August 29, 1982) was an Academy Award-winning Swedish actress. ... Milton as Mad Man Mooney (right), with Sweetums in The Muppet Movie. ... Bill Bixby with Lou Ferrigno in a promotional photo for The Incredible Hulk Wilfred Bailey Bixby (born January 22, 1934; died November 21, 1993), better known as Bill Bixby, was an actor and frequent game show panelist who starred in a number of popular American television series, notably as the... The Incredible Hulk The Hulk, often called The Incredible Hulk, is a Marvel Comics superhero. ... Harry Blackstone, Jr. ... Arthur (Art) Blakey, also known as Abdullah Ibn Buhaina, ( October 11, 1919 - October 16, 1990) was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. ... Humphrey DeForest Bogart (December 25, 1899 – January 14, 1957) was an iconic American actor who retains legendary status decades after his death. ... Bolger, circa early 1930s Ray Bolger (January 10, 1904 – January 15, 1987) was an American entertainer of stage and screen, best known for his portrayal of the Scarecrow in the 1939 MGM film The Wizard of Oz. ... For the African-American jazz musician see: Richard Bently Boone Richard Boone often played in Westerns and action films. ... Lucy Boscana (1915 – May 24, 2001) born in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, was an actress and a pioneer in Puerto Ricos televison. ... Barry Bostwick, (born February 24, 1946 in San Mateo, California), is an American actor, particularly associated with made-for-television movies and mini-series. ... Laura Branigan Laura Branigan (born July 3, 1957 in Brewster, New York; died August 26, 2004 in East Quogue, New York) was a popular American singer/actress from Westchester County, New York best known in the U.S. for the song Gloria (1982). ... 1957 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2004(MMIV) is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jacques Brel (April 8, 1929 – October 9, 1978) was a Belgian French-speaking author-composer, considered by many a poet as well, for the strong power of expression in his lyrics. ... Charles Albert Browning, Jr. ... Yul Brynner Yul Brynner (July 7, 1915 – October 10, 1985) was a Russian actor born Yul Borisovich Bryner in Vladivostok, Russia who appeared in many movies and stage productions. ... Anthony Burgess Anthony Burgess (born John Burgess Wilson) was an English novelist and critic who lived from 1917 to 1993. ... Raymond Burr Raymond William Stacey Burr (May 21, 1917 – September 12, 1993) was an actor, most known for his roles in the television dramas Perry Mason and Ironside. ... 1938 was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2002(MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Mario Moreno Cantinflas Mario Moreno Reyes (August 12, 1911 - April 20, 1993), better known as Cantinflas, was a Mexican actor, circus performer and comedian. ... Eric Carr Eric Carr (born Paul Caravello) (July 12, 1950 - November 24, 1991), was the drummer for the rock band KISS for more consecutive years than anyone else. ... The Kiss by Francesco Hayez, 19th century. ... Leo Carrillo, born August 6, 1880 in Los Angeles, California - died September 10, 1961 in Santa Monica, California, was an actor and conservationist. ... 1960 was a leap year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2002(MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Univisión is one of the largest Spanish language television channels in the United States. ... Leo G. Carroll as The Professor in North by Northwest. ... Gower Champion (1919 - 1980) was an American director, choreographer, and dancer. ... Lon Chaney in The Phantom of the Opera Lon Chaney, Sr. ... Chapman in one of his calmer moments Graham Chapman (January 8, 1941 – October 4, 1989) was a British comedian and writer. ... The Monty Python troupe in 1970. ... Sidney Paddy Chayefsky (January 29, 1923 - August 1, 1981) was an acclaimed dramatist who transitioned from the golden age of American live television in the 1950s to have a successful career as a playwright and screenwriter for Hollywood. ... Nat King Cole in The Blue Gardenia (1953) Nat King Cole (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965) was a hugely popular American singer and jazz musician. ... John Coltrane John Coltrane (September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967) was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. ... Chuck Connors Kevin Joseph Connors (April 10, 1921 - November 10, 1992) was an actor and professional basketball and baseball player. ... With Eleanor Roosevelt in 1950 Gary Cooper (May 7, 1901 - May 13, 1961) was an American film actor whose career spanned the from the 1920s up until the year of his death. ... Joan Crawford, photographed by Yousuf Karsh, 1948 Joan Crawford (March 23, c. ... Richard Donald Crenna (November 30, 1926 - January 17, 2003) was an American actor. ... Tony Croatto (March 2, 1940 - April 3, 2005) was an Croatian-Italian-Puerto Rican singer and composer best known for his interpretations of Puerto Rican folk music. ... Scatman Crothers, original name: Benjamin Sherman Crothers (born May 23, 1910; died November 22, 1986) He was an actor, singer, dancer, and musician. ... Celia Cruz Celia Cruz (Celia de la Caridad Cruz Alfonso) (October 21, 19241 – July 16, 2003) was a Cuban salsa singer who spent most of her career living and working in the United States. ... Bill Cullen, full name William Lawrence Cullen (February 18, 1920–July 7, 1990), was an American radio and television personality. ... A game show is a radio or television program, involving members of the public or celebrities, sometimes as part of a team, playing a game, perhaps involving answering quiz questions, for points or prizes. ... Michael Curtiz (December 24, 1886 - April 10, 1962) was a film director, whose films include The Adventures of Robin Hood, Casablanca, and White Christmas. ... Peter Cushing OBE Peter Cushing (26 May 1913–11 August 1994) was a British actor, best known for playing Baron Frankenstein and Professor van Helsing in Hammer films, often appearing opposite his close friend Christopher Lee. ... Marion Davies in the 1920s Marion Davies (born January 3, 1897; died September 23, 1961) was a United States actress whose long-running relationship with newspaper tycoon William Randolph Hearst obscured her talents. ... This article is about Bette Davis the actress; there is also singer named Betty Davis. ... April 5 is the 95th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (96th in leap years). ... 1908 is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... October 6 is the 279th day of the year (280th in Leap years). ... 1989 is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Sammy Davis, Jr. ... Raul De Molina (born 1955) is a famous photographer and paparazzo. ... Robert De Niro in the 1978 movie The Deer Hunter Robert De Niro, Jr. ... Walter Elias Walt Disney (December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966), was an American film producer, director, screenwriter, voice actor, and animator. ... James Jimmy Dorsey (February 29, 1904 - June 12, 1957) was a prominent jazz clarinetist, saxophonist and big band leader. ... A big band, also known as a jazz orchestra, is a large musical ensemble that plays jazz music, especially swing. ... Bens Game is a video game about fighting cancer. ... Bens Game is a video game about fighting cancer. ... Vince Edwards Vince Edwards in a 1950s Beefcake Shot Vince Edwards (born July 7, 1928; died March 11, 1996) was an American actor, director, and singer. ... Duke Ellington Edward Kennedy Duke Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American jazz composer, pianist and bandleader. ... Melissa Etheridge on the cover of her album Breakdown Melissa Lou Etheridge (born May 29, 1961 in Leavenworth, Kansas) is an American rock musician. ... Josef Eszterhas (born November 23, 1944 in Csakanydoroszlo, Hungary) is a controversial Hungarian-American screenwriter best known for his work on the films Basic Instinct and Showgirls. ... DVD cover of Columbo - The Complete First Season Peter Falk (born September 16, 1927 of Jewish, Russian, Hungarian and Polish ancestry) is an American actor. ... Frances Elena Farmer (September 19, 1913 – August 1, 1970) was an American film actress. ... Fernand Joseph Désiré Contandin (May 8, 1903 – February 26, 1971), better known as Fernandel, was a French actor. ... vicente fernandez ... José Vicente Ferrer de Otero y Cintron, known as José Ferrer (January 8, 1912-January 26, 1992), was an actor and director, born in Santurce, Puerto Rico. ... John Ford (February 1, 1894 – August 31, 1973) was one of the most accomplished American film directors of the 1930s to 1960s, known particularly as a director of the Westerns, although his tributes to the veterans of World War II and Americana are also equally effective. ... Victor French (December 4, 1934 _ June 15, 1989) was an American actor. ... Giorgio Gaber (1939-2003) was an Italian actor, composer, and musician. ... Andres Garcia (born May 25, 1941) is a Dominican-Mexican actor who has reached fame all over Latin America and among Hispanics in the United States. ... Telenovela is the Spanish and Portuguese word for prime time serial or soap opera. ... George Gershwin photograph by Edward Steichen in 1927. ... Arthur Morton Godfrey (August 31, 1903 – March 16, 1983) was an American entertainer, born in New York City. ... Delta Goodrems Innocent Eyes album Delta Lea Goodrem (born in Sydney on November 9, 1984) is an Australian musician, singer and actress, who started her career as Nina Tucker on the television soap opera Neighbours. ... Betty Grable Ruth Elizabeth Betty Grable (December 18, 1916 – July 3, 1973) was an American actress, singer, and pin-up girl whose famous bathing-suit poster was an icon of the World War II era. ... Gloria Grahame Gloria Grahame (November 28, 1923 – October 5, 1981) was an American film actress. ... Freddy Got Fingered original movie poster For the designer and driver of the land speed record holder, see Wingfoot Express Michael Thomas (Tom) Green (born July 30, 1971) is a Canadian shock comic. ... Frederick Hubbard Gwynne (July 10, 1926 – July 2, 1993) was a 6 ft 5 in (1. ... Joan Hackett (March 1, 1934 - October 8, 1983) was a New York City-born American actress of Irish and Italian extraction, who appeared on stage, in films and on television. ... Jean Hagen (August 3, 1923 – August 29, 1977) was an American film actress. ... George Harrison, MBE (February 24, 1943 – November 29, 2001) was a popular British guitarist, singer, songwriter, record producer, and film producer, best known as a member of The Beatles. ... The Beatles were a British pop and rock group from Liverpool. ... Rex Harrison Sir Reginald Carey Rex Harrison (March 5, 1908–June 2, 1990) was a British theatre and film actor. ... Susan Hayward Susan Hayward (June 30, 1917 – March 14, 1975) was an American actress. ... Audrey Hepburn in Funny Face. ... Bill Hicks in Manchester, England. ... Village People were a disco band of the late 1970s. ... Jill Ireland (April 24, 1936 – May 18, 1990) was an English actress best known for her many films with her second husband Charles Bronson in the 1970s and her portrayal of Leila Kalomi in the Star Trek episode This Side of Paradise. She was married to David McCallum from May... Catherine Elise Kate Jackson (born on October 29, 1948 in Birmingham, Alabama) is an American actress best known for her role as Sabrina Duncan in the 1970s television series Charlies Angels. ... Charlies Angels was a television series broadcast from 1976 to 1981, about three women who work for a fictional private investigation agency, the Charles Townsend Agency. ... Breast cancer is cancer of breast tissue. ... Born Ann Jura Nauseda of Lithuanian extraction in Cambridge, Massachusetts to immigrant parents on January 29, 1950, Ann Jillian has been acting since 1961. ... Breast cancer is cancer of breast tissue. ... Carmita Jiménez (±1944 – August 10, 2003) was a Puerto Rican singer who was considered a diva in Puerto Rico. ... Andy Kaufman Andrew Geoffrey Kaufman (January 17, 1949 – May 16, 1984) was a New York-born American self-described song and dance man. ... Pedro Knight (born 1921) is an accomplished Cuban musician who is better known for being the husband of legendary singer Celia Cruz. ... David Kossoff (November 24, 1919 - March 23, 2005) was a British actor. ... Landons role as Little Joe on Bonanza for 14 years helped earn him induction into the Western Performers Hall of Fame and gave him his first directoral experience. ... Chris LeDoux (1948-2005). ... Jack Lemmon Jack Uhler Lemmon III (February 8, 1925 – June 27, 2001) was a consummate Hollywood actor. ... February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1925 was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... June 27 is the 178th day of the year (179th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 187 days remaining. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Adamari L pez (born in Humacao, Puerto Rico, May 18, 1971) started her career alongside legendary Puerto Rican actress Johanna Rosaly and Venezuelan singer Jos Luis Rodr guez, El Puma, at the age of 6 in the Telemundo Canal 2 production of the Cristina Bazan soap opera. ... Myrna Loy in the 1930s Myrna Loy (August 2, 1905 - December 14, 1993) was a United States motion picture actress. ... Lupino in High Sierra Ida Lupino (February 4, 1914 – August 3, 1995) was a film actress and director, widely considered a pioneer in the field of women filmmakers. ... Linda McCartney and Denny Laine in the 1970s as members of Wings Linda McCartney (September 24, 1941 – April 17, 1998), born Linda Epstein (later changed to Linda Eastman) in Scarsdale, New York, to a Jewish family, was an American photographer, perhaps best known for her marriage to singer Paul McCartney. ... Paul McCartney, as photographed by John Kelley for the 1968 LP The Beatles (aka The White Album). Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE (born 18 June 1942) is a British singer, musician and songwriter, who first came to prominence as a member of The Beatles. ... Hattie McDaniel (June 10, 1895 – October 26, 1952) was an American singer and actress. ... Roddy McDowall as a child actor. ... Margo McLennan, born Eileen Marguerite McMenemy (1938 - August 3, 2004) was a British actress most noted for her role in the Australian soap opera Prisoner Cell Block H. Before becoming an actress she originally trained to be an ice skater. ... Steve McQueen in The Great Escape Steve McQueen (March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980) was an American movie actor and one of the most popular and highly-successful box-office superstars of the 1960s and 1970s. ... Henry Mancini (April 16, 1924 – June 14, 1994), was a noted American composer and arranger. ... Bob Marley Robert Nesta Marley, OM, (February 6, 1945 – May 11, 1981) better known as Bob Marley, was a Jamaican singer, guitarist, songwriter and activist. ... Zeppo Marx Herbert Marx (February 25, 1901–November 29, 1979) is best known as Zeppo Marx, the name he used when he performed with his brothers, The Marx Brothers. ... February 25 is the 56th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1901 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... November 30 is the 334th day (335th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 31 days remaining, as the final day of November. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Gary Merrill (August 2, 1915 - March 5, 1990) was a U. S. film and television actor whose credits included more than fifty feature films, a half-dozen mostly short-lived TV series, and dozens of TV guest appearances. ... August 2 is the 214th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (215th in leap years), with 151 days remaining. ... 1915 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... 1990 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ann Miller was born on April 12, 1923 (some sources still indicate 1919) and died on January 22, 2004. ... Kylie Minogue in the music video for Slow (2003) Kylie Ann Minogue (pronounced: , to rhyme with vogue, born May 28, 1968) is an Australian singer and actress. ... Eddie Miro (born 1936 in San Juan, Puerto Rico), is a famous television show host in Puerto Rico. ... Elizabeth Montgomery Elizabeth Victoria Montgomery (April 15, 1933 – May 18, 1995) was an American movie and television actress. ... Robert Montgomery (May 21, 1904 – September 27, 1981) was an American actor and director. ... Moorehead as Endora on Bewitched Agnes Robertson Moorehead (December 6, 1900 – April 30, 1974) was an American character actress. ... Founded by Angel Ramos in the early 1950s in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Telemundo is an international media network with a conglomerate of Spanish-language television channels as its base. ... Olivia Newton-John on the cover of her single (and later album) Physical, which was one of the biggest successes of her career. ... Breast cancer is cancer of breast tissue. ... Omi Nieves (1979? - March 31, 2004) was the son of renowned Puerto Rican salsa singer Tito Nieves. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... 2004(MMIV) is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Salsa music is a diverse and predominantly Caribbean and Latin genre that is popular across Latin America and among Latinos abroad; the style is the primary music played at Latin danceclubs and is the essential pulse of Latin music, according to author Ed Morales . ... Humberto Tito Nieves (June 4, 1958, Río Piedras, Puerto Rico) became one of the leading Salsa singers of the 1980s and the early 90s. ... Sharon Osbourne Sharon Osbourne (b. ... Ozzy Osbourne John Michael Osbourne (born December 3, 1948, in Aston, West Midlands, United Kingdom), better known as Ozzy Osbourne, was the lead singer of the rock band Black Sabbath and later a popular solo artist and reality television star. ... Pearce as Gladys Kravitz in Bewitched with George Tobias as her husband Abner, (1964). ... Edith Piaf Édith Piaf (December 19, 1915 - October 11, 1963) was one of Frances most beloved singers, with much success shortly before and during World War II. Her music reflected her tragic life, with her specialty being the poignant ballad presented with a heartbreaking voice. ... 1915 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1963 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... William Powell, elegant and ironic actor William Horatio Powell (July 29, 1892 - March 5, 1984) was an American actor, noted for his sophisticated, cynical roles. ... Gilda Radners Live From New York LP cover Gilda Radner (June 28, 1946 – May 20, 1989) was an American comedian and actress. ... John Cummings (October 8, 1948 – September 15, 2004), better known as Johnny Ramone, was the lead guitarist for the punk rock group The Ramones. ... Donna Reed (January 27, 1921 – January 14, 1986) was an American actress. ... Robert Reed Robert Reed (October 19, 1932 - May 12, 1992) was an American actor. ... The Brady Bunch was a US television situation comedy, based around a large blended family. ... Dana Reeve Dana Reeve (born February 19, 1961) is an American actress and singer. ... Christopher Reeve (September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American actor, director, producer and writer renowned for his film portrayal of Superman/Clark Kent. ... Lee Remick Lee Remick (December 14, 1935 - July 2, 1991), was an American actress admired for her versality and her great beauty. ... Florence Rice (February 14, 1911 - February 23, 1974) was a American film actress. ... Robards in Once Upon a Time in the West (1968) Jason Robards, Jr. ... July 26 is the 207th day (208th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 158 days remaining. ... 1922 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... December 26 is the 360th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, 361st in leap years. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Come on Down !! Rod Roddy (September 28, 1937 – October 27, 2003), born Robert Ray Roddy, was a television announcer. ... 1938 was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Price is Right is a popular game show based on contestants guessing the retail prices of featured prizes and other promotional products. ... The Rev. ... 1928 was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Dick Sargent (born Richard Cox, April 19, 1930 - July 8, 1994) was an American actor. ... Telly Savalas as Theo Kojak Telly Savalas (January 21, 1924 – January 22, 1994) was a Greek-American actor. ... Telly Savalas as Theo Kojak Kojak was a US detective TV series which ran between 1973 and 1978 on CBS, starring Telly Savalas as bald New York City policeman Lt. ... Joan Sebastian is a popular Mexican singer and songwriter. ... Joan Manuel Serrat Teresa (born December 27, 1943 in Barcelona) is a Catalan singer and songwriter. ... Cybill Lynne Shepherd (born February 18, 1950 in Memphis, Tennessee) is an American actress. ... Sheridan from Angels with Dirty Faces Ann Sheridan (February 21, 1915 – January 21, 1967) was an American film actress. ... 1915 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... 1967 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Dusty Springfield Dusty Springfield, OBE (April 16, 1939 – March 2, 1999) was an English singer, regarded by many as one of the finest white soul singers of all time. ... 1939 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday Anno Domini (or the Current Era), and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Robert Stack (January 13, 1919 – May 14, 2003), born Robert Langford Modini, was an American actor famous for his film acting as well as his role in the television series The Untouchables and as host of Unsolved Mysteries. ... 1919 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Sylvia Sidney (August 8, 1910 - July 1, 1999) was an American actress. ... There are many people known as Robert Taylor, including: Robert Taylor (actor) Robert Taylor (aviation artist) Robert Taylor (composer) Robert Taylor (computer scientist) Sir Robert Taylor (architect) Robert Taylor (athlete) Robert Taylor (UK politician) Robert Love Taylor (US politician) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other... Ramon Valdéz (1923-1988) was a Mexican actor. ... Singer/songwriter and all-round entertainer Raúl Vale was born on 20 April 1944 in Maracaibo, Venezuela, and died on 7 December 2003, in Houston, Texas, USA, from complications related to lung cancer. ... Eddie Van Halen Edward Lodewijk Van Halen, generally known as Eddie Van Halen, (born January 26, 1955 in Nijmegen, Netherlands,) is a virtuoso guitarist, classically-trained pianist, and founding member of the hard rock band Van Halen. ... The current line-up for the band Van Halen, from left to right: Michael Anthony, Sammy Hagar, Alex Van Halen, Eddie Van Halen Van Halen is an American rock band formed in the early-1970s. ... Vera-Ellen Westmeyer Rohe (February 16, 1921 - 30 August 1981) was an American actress and dancer known best by just her hyphenated first name. ... Michael Barrett Barry Watson (born April 23, 1974 in Traverse City, Michigan) is an American television actor, best known for his role in the series 7th Heaven. ... 7th Heaven is a U.S. television series about a ministers family living in the fictional town of Glenoak in California. ... John Wayne (May 26, 1907 – June 11, 1979), nicknamed Duke, was an American film actor whose career began in silent movies in the 1920s. ... Gene Wilder Gene Wilder (born Jerome Silberman on June 11, 1933 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is an American actor, who has starred in more than thirty movies. ... Wesley Willis press shot. ... 1963 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Kerri Yascheshyn (1985-2003) was a Canadian resident of the town of Windsor who suffered liver cancer. ... 1985 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Madonna on her Ray of Light album cover Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone (b. ... Loretta Young (January 6, 1913 – August 12, 2000) was an American actress. ... Link title1913 is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... // The Early Days Ahmed Abdullrahman Zaki (18 November 1949–27 March 2005) was born in the Nile Delta city of Zagazig, about 50 miles north of Cairo, Egypt. ... The incidence of lung cancer is highly correlated with smoking. ... Frank Zappa Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American singer, guitarist, composer and satirist. ... 1940 was a leap year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... Warren Zevon Warren William Zevon (January 24, 1947 – September 7, 2003), born in Chicago, Illinois. ... 1947 was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Literature & Journalism

James Baldwin, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1955 James Baldwin (August 2, 1924 - December 1, 1987) was an African-American novelist and essayist, probably best known for his novel Go Tell it on the Mountain. ... Robert Albert Bloch (April 5, 1917 – September 23, 1994) was a prolific American writer. ... Neil Cavuto is a television commentator currently hosting Your World with Neil Cavuto and Cavuto on Business on the FOX News Channel. ... Fox News Channel tells its viewers We Report, You Decide The Fox News Channel is a U.S. cable and satellite news channel. ... Peter Charles Archibald Ewart Jennings, CM (July 29, 1938 – August 7, 2005) was the lead news anchor for the ABC network from the 1980s to the 2000s. ... ABC News Logo ABC News is a division of the American Broadcasting Company television and radio network (ABC). ... John Diamond (May 10, 1953 - March 2, 2001) was a British broadcaster and journalist. ... The Times is a national newspaper published daily in the United Kingdom. ... Faith Fancher (1950 - October 19, 2003) was a television journalist at KTVU (Oakland, California) since 1983, who was first diagnosed with breast cancer in 1997. ... 1950 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... October 19 is the 291st day of the year (292nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Breast cancer is cancer of breast tissue. ... Edward James Hughes, referred to normally as Ted Hughes (August 17, 1930 – October 28, 1998) was an English poet and childrens writer. ... August 17 is the 229th day of the year (230th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1930 is a common year starting on Wednesday. ... October 29 is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 63 days remaining. ... 1998 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... Ivan Noble Ivan Noble (June 1967 - January 31, 2005) was a British journalist working for BBC News Online. ... A weblog (now more commonly known as a blog) is a web-based publication consisting primarily of periodic articles (normally in reverse chronological order). ... Harvey Pekar (born 1939) is an American underground comic book writer. ... Stan Rice ([[1942] - December 9, 2002) was an American poet and artist and husband of writer Anne Rice (married 1961). ... 1943 is a common year starting on Friday. ... December 9 is the 343rd day (344th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 2002(MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Edward Said Edward Wadie Said (إدوارد Ø³Ø¹ÙŠØ¯) (November 1, 1935 – September 24, 2003) was a well-known literary theorist, critic and outspoken Palestinian activist. ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Charles Sheffield (June 25, 1935–November 2, 2002), was an English-born mathematician, physicist and science fiction author. ... Carol Shields, CC , OM , D.Litt. ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1968 was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ...

Sports

Lyle Alzado (April 3, 1949 - 14 May 1992) was a U.S. football player. ... United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ... Roone Arledge (July 8, 1931 – December 5, 2002) was a sports broadcasting pioneer and chairman of ABC News from 1977 until his death. ... Armstrong on the cover of Sports Illustrated shortly before the 2005 Tour de France. ... Gerardo Barbero (1961 – 2001) was an Argentine chess grandmaster. ... Donald Edward Baylor (born June 28, 1949) is a Major League Baseball coach and a former player and manager. ... Bobby Lee Bonds (March 15, 1946 - August 23, 2003) was a Major League Baseball right fielder from 1968 to 1981. ... 1946 was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Mikhail Moiseevich Botvinnik (Михаи́л Моисе́евич Ботви́нник) (August 17, 1911 - May 5, 1995) was a Russian International Grandmaster and long-time World Champion of chess. ... The 1984 World Chess Championship was between Anatoly Karpov (left) and Garry Kasparov (right). ... 2004(MMIV) is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Brett Morgan Butler (born June 15, 1957 in Los Angeles, California) is a former center fielder in Major League Baseball who played for five different teams from 1981 to 1997. ... The Sacramento Monarchs is a Womens National Basketball Association (WNBA) team based in Sacramento, California. ... Tyrus Raymond Ty Cobb (December 18, 1886 – July 17, 1961), nicknamed The Georgia Peach, was an American baseball player generally considered to be the greatest player of the dead ball era (1900 – 1920), although some contemporary observers would have chosen Honus Wagner or Tris Speaker. ... The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, located at 25 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, United States, is a semi-official museum operated by private interests that serves as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in North America, the display of baseball-related... Jerry Colangelo (born November 20, 1939) is a respected Arizona sports mogul. ... Raymond Dalmau (born c. ... Eric Keith Davis (born May 29, 1962 in Los Angeles) is a former outfielder for several Major League Baseball teams, most remembered for the years he spent with the Cincinnati Reds. ... Joseph Paul DiMaggio, born Giuseppe Paolo DiMaggio (November 25, 1914 – March 8, 1999), was an American baseball player. ... The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, located at 25 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, United States, is a semi-official museum operated by private interests that serves as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in North America, the display of baseball-related... David Francis Dravecky (born February 14, 1956 in Youngstown, Ohio) is a Christian motivational speaker, author, and former Major League Baseball player for the San Diego Padres (1982-87) and San Francisco Giants (1987-89). ... 1996 is a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... Heather Farr (1965-November 20, 1993), was an American womens golfer. ... LPGA stands for Ladies Professional Golf Association. ... Lowell Fitzsimmons ( October 7, 1931– July 24, 2004) was a native of Hannibal, Missouri who was an NBA basketball coach. ... Curt Flood (January 18, 1938–January 20, 1997) was an American center fielder in Major League Baseball. ... 1938 was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... NBA logo, depicting former star Jerry West The National Basketball Association, more popularly known as the NBA, is the worlds premier mens professional basketball league and one of the major professional sports leagues of North America. ... The Seattle SuperSonics (or simply Sonics to their fans) are a National Basketball Association team based in Seattle, Washington, USA. They are the reigning Northwest Division champions. ... The Phoenix Suns are a National Basketball Association team based in Phoenix, Arizona. ... Rubén Gómez Colón (July 13, 1927 - July 26, 2004) born in Arroyo, Puerto Rico, was a Major League Baseball right-handed starting pitcher who became the first Puerto Rican to pitch in a World Series game. ... Zachary Mark Gowen, normally Zach Gowen, (born March 30, 1983 in Detroit, Michigan) is an American professional wrestler. ... Hamilton at the Holiday Celebration on Ice, 2003 photo © Andrea Hoo Chempinsky. ... Ray Harford (June 1, 1945 - August 9, 2003) was an English footballer, better known for his successes as a coach and manager than as a player. ... The striker (wearing red jersey) has run past the defender (in white jersey) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to stop the ball. ... George Matthew Karl (born May 12, 1951 in the Pittsburgh suburb of Penn Hills, Pennsylvania) is a former NBA player and current head coach of the Denver Nuggets. ... Saku Koivu playing with his home town team TPS (Turku, Finland) during the NHL lockout 2004-5. ... Julie Krone (b. ... Horse-racing is an equestrian sporting activity which has been practiced over the centuries; the chariot races of Roman times were an early example, as was the contest of the steeds of the god Odin and the giant Hrungnir in Norse mythology. ... John Martin Kruk (born February 9, 1961 in Charleston, West Virginia, raised in Keyser, West Virginia in Mineral County the states Eastern Panhandle) is an American former Major League Baseball player. ... Mario Lemieux (born October 5, 1965 in Montreal, Quebec) is a professional hockey player in the National Hockey League (NHL). ... Vincent Thomas Lombardi (June 11, 1913 – September 3, 1970) was one of the most successful coaches in the history of American football. ... Mickey Charles Mantle (October 20, 1931 – August 13, 1995) was an American baseball player, regarded as one of the best of all time. ... 1931 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Olympic Games, or Olympics, is an international multi-sport event taking place every two years and alternating between Summer and Winter Games. ... Breast cancer is cancer of breast tissue. ... Frank Edwin Tug McGraw, Jr. ... 1944 was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2004(MMIV) is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Wesley Mouzon (1927-July 1, 2003) was a professional boxer from Kingstree, South Carolina. ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Roger Paul Neilson, CM (June 16, 1934-June 21, 2003) was a National Hockey League coach, and was responsible for many innovations in the game. ... Gunnar Nilsson was a well known Swedish Formula One race driver. ... The inaugural Formula One World Championship was won by Italian Giuseppe Farina in his Alfa Romeo in 1950, barely defeating his Argentine teammate Juan Manuel Fangio. ... The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often said NC-Double-A) is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletics programs of many colleges and universities in the United States. ... Walter Jerry Payton (July 25, 1954 – November 1, 1999) was an American football player who held the career record for most yards gained by a running back from 1984 until 2002 when Emmitt Smith broke his record. ... 1954 was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday Anno Domini (or the Current Era), and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... Kim Perrot (January 18, 1967 — August 19, 1999), was an American basketball player. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday Anno Domini (or the Current Era), and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... The WNBA logo, “Logo Woman”, was selected out of 50 different designs. ... Basketball is very popular in U.S. colleges. ... The Houston Comets are a Womens National Basketball Association team. ... Tigran Petrosian Tigran Vartanovich Petrosian (June 17, 1929 - August 13, 1984) is a former world chess champion. ... The 1984 World Chess Championship was between Anatoly Karpov (left) and Garry Kasparov (right). ... Brian Piccolo (October 31, 1943 - June 16, 1970) was a professional football player who played for the Chicago Bears for four seasons. ... 1971 is a common year starting on Friday (click for link to calendar). ... Barry Sheene MBE (September 11, 1950 - March 10, 2003) was a legendaryBritish motorcycle racer, winning several British and World Championships. ... 1950 was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Yankees pitching coach Mel Stottlemyre Melvin Leon Stottlemyre, Sr. ... Darryl Eugene Strawberry (born March 12, 1962) is a former baseball player who is well known both for his play in the baseball field and for his controversial behavior outside of it. ... Mikhail Tal Mikhail Nekhemievich Tal (Latvian: Mihails Tāls, Russian: Михаил Нехемьевич Таль) (November 9, 1936 - June 28, 1992), born in Riga, Latvia, was the eighth World Chess Champion. ... The 1984 World Chess Championship was between Anatoly Karpov (left) and Garry Kasparov (right). ... Richard Dick Tiger Ihetu (August 14, 1929 - December 14, 1971) was a boxer from Amaigbo, Orlu, Nigeria, was a migrant fighter to Liverpool (and later to America). ... Rudy Tomjanovich (born November 24, 1948 in Hamtramck, Michigan) is best known as a basketball player and coach. ... NBA logo, depicting former star Jerry West The National Basketball Association, more popularly known as the NBA, is the worlds premier mens professional basketball league and one of the major professional sports leagues of North America. ... The Houston Rockets are a National Basketball Association team based in Houston, Texas. ... James Thomas Anthony Valvano (March 10, 1946 - April 28, 1993), nicknamed Jimmy V, was an American college basketball coach. ... 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... Mildred Ella Babe Didrikson Zaharias (June 26, 1911 in Port Arthur, Texas – September 27, 1956) was an American athlete, who excelled in many sports. ... 1911 was a common year starting on Sunday (click on link for calendar). ... 1956 was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Politics

Willy Brandt (December 18, 1913 – October 8, 1992) was a German politician and Chancellor of Germany from 1969 to 1974. ... First official White House portrait. ... July 28 is the 209th day (210th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 156 days remaining. ... 1929 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... 1994 was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International year of the Family. ... Prescott Sheldon Bush (May 15, 1895, Columbus, Ohio – October 8, 1972, New York City) was a U.S. Senator from Connecticut and a Wall Street executive banker with Brown Brothers Harriman. ... May 15 is the 135th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (136th in leap years). ... 1895 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... October 8 is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years). ... 1972 was a leap year that started on a Saturday. ... Chuck Cadman Charles Chuck Cadman, (February 21, 1948 - July 9, 2005) was a Canadian politician. ... February 21 is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1948 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... July 9 is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 175 days remaining. ... 2005(MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Yuan Shikai (Courtesy Weiting 慰亭; Pseudonym: Rongan 容庵 Traditional: 袁世凱; Simplified: 袁世凯; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: Yüan Shih-kai) (September 16, 1859 – June 6, 1916) was a Chinese military official and politician during the late Qing Dynasty and the early Republic of China. ... Maj. ... Zhou Enlai (Simplified Chinese: 周恩来; Traditional Chinese: 周恩來; pinyin: Zhōu Ēnl i; Wade-Giles: Chou En-lai) (March 5, 1898 – January 8, 1976), a prominent Chinese Communist leader, was Premier of the Peoples Republic of China from 1949 until his death. ... Communism - Wikipedia /**/ @import /w/skins-1. ... Gen. ... Robert Joseph Dole (born July 22, 1923) is best known as a former Republican United States Senate Majority Leader and Senator from Kansas. ... John Foster Dulles John Foster Dulles (February 2, 1888 – May 24, 1959) was an American statesman who served as Secretary of State under President Dwight D. Eisenhower from (1953 - 1959). ... The Seal of the United States Secretary of State The United States Secretary of State is the head of the United States Department of State, concerned with foreign affairs. ... Edward VIII (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David Windsor), later The Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor (23 June 1894 – 28 May 1972), was the second British monarch of the House of Windsor. ... Frantz Fanon (1925–1961) was perhaps the preeminent thinker of the 20th century on the issue of decolonization and the psychopathology of colonization. ... Colonialism in 1945 Decolonization is the process by gains its independence from a colonial power, a process opposite to colonization. ... Leukemia (leukaemia in Commonwealth English) is a group of blood diseases characterized by malignancies (cancer) of the blood-forming tissues. ... Rudy Giuliani Rudolph William Louis Rudy Giuliani III KBE (born May 28, 1944) served as the Mayor of New York City from January 1, 1994 through December 31, 2001. ... Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the United States, the most densely populated major city in North America, and is at the center of international finance, politics, entertainment, and culture. ... Hussein bin Talal (Arabic: حسين بن طلال) (November 14, 1935 - February 7, 1999) was the King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan from 1952 to 1999. ... Saddam Hussein Saddām Hussein Ê»Abd al-MajÄ«d al-TikrÄ«t, sometimes spelled Husayn or Hussain; (Arabic صدام حسين عبد المجيد التكريتي; born April 28, 1937 ) was President of Iraq from 1979 until his removal and capture during the 2003 invasion of Iraq. ... John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts. ... The United States Senate is the upper house of the U.S. Congress, smaller than the United States House of Representatives. ... Lester Garfield Maddox (September 30, 1915–June 25, 2003) was an American Democratic Party politician who was Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1967 to 1971. ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Pat Nixon Thelma Catherine Patricia Ryan Nixon (March 16, 1912 – June 22, 1993) was the wife of Richard Nixon and First Lady of the United States from 1969-1974. ... March 16 is the 75th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (76th in Leap years). ... 1912 is a leap year starting on Monday. ... June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... 1993 is a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining. ... 1908 is a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... 1999 is a common year starting on Friday Anno Domini (or the Current Era), and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... His Majesty Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi (اعلیحضرت محمدرضا شاه پهلوی; October 26, 1919 – July 27, 1980) also knows as Aryamehr, was the last Shah of Iran, ruling from 1941 until 1979. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... 1919 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... July 27 is the 208th day (209th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 157 days remaining. ... 1980 is a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... Evitas image appeared on a wide variety of products, including stamps, coins, postcards and calendars. ... George VI (Albert Frederick Arthur George Windsor) (14 December 1895–6 February 1952) was the third British monarch of the House of Windsor, reigning from 11 December 1936 until his death. ... December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1895 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1952 was a leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Paul, King of the Hellenes (December 14, 1901 - March 6, 1964), was King of Greece from 1947 to 1964. ... December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1901 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... March 6 is the 65th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (66th in Leap years). ... 1964 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Colin Luther Powell, (pronounced koh-lihn, born April 5, 1937) was the 65th United States Secretary of State, serving from January 20, 2001 to January 26, 2005 under President George W. Bush. ... Donald Regan Donald Thomas Regan (December 21, 1918–June 10, 2003) was the 66th United States Secretary of the Treasury, from 1981 to 1985, and Chief of Staff from 1985 to 1987 in the Reagan administration, where he advocated supply-side economics and tax cuts to create jobs and stimulate... William H. Rehnquist has served as the Chief Justice of the United States since 1986. ... Winthrop Rockefeller (1 May 1912 – 22 February 1973), a member of the prominent United States Rockefeller family, was a politician and philanthropist who served as the first Republican governor of Arkansas since Reconstruction. ... 1912 is a leap year starting on Monday. ... 1973 was a common year starting on Monday. ... State nickname: The Natural State Other U.S. States Capital Little Rock Largest city Little Rock Governor Mike Huckabee (R) Official languages English Area 137,732 km² (29th)  - Land 134,856 km²  - Water 2,876 km² (2. ... The Honourable Dr. John Patrick Savage (born May 28, 1932 in Newport, South Wales, died May 13, 2003 in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada), OC, ONS, MD, LL.D, (May 28, 1932 - May 13, 2003) was premier of Nova Scotia, Canada between 1993 and 1997. ... 1932 is a leap year starting on a Friday. ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Motto: Munit Haec et Altera Vincit (One defends and the other conquers) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Halifax Largest city Halifax Lieutenant Governor Myra Freeman Premier John Hamm (PC) Area 55,283 km² (12th) Land 53,338 km² Water 1,946 km² (3. ... Ulysses Simpson Grant (April 27, 1822 – July 23, 1885) was an American Civil War General and the 18th (1869–1877) President of the United States. ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... 1822 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... 1885 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... 1977 was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1977 calendar). ... Motto: Munit Haec et Altera Vincit (One defends and the other conquers) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Halifax Largest city Halifax Lieutenant Governor Myra Freeman Premier John Hamm (PC) Area 55,283 km² (12th) Land 53,338 km² Water 1,946 km² (3. ... Paul Efthemios Tsongas Paul Efthemios Tsongas (February 14, 1941 – January 18, 1997) was a United States Senator from Massachusetts and a member of the United States Democratic Party. ...

Religion

Philip Berrigan Philip Berrigan (October 5, 1923 - December 6, 2002) was an internationally renowned peace activist, Christian anarchist and Roman Catholic priest. ... Carlos Manuel Rodríguez Santiago (known as Charlie) (November 22, 1918 - July 13, 1963) was born in Caguas, Puerto Rico. ... 1918 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1963 was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Tammy Faye Bakker Messner (born March 7, 1942) is the former wife of televangelist and later convicted felon Jim Bakker. ... The incidence of lung cancer is highly correlated with smoking. ... Pope John XXIII (Latin: ), born Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli (November 25, 1881 – June 3, 1963), reigned as the 261st Pope of the Roman Catholic Church and sovereign of Vatican City from October 28, 1958 until his death in 1963. ... Sivaya Subramuniyaswami (1927 - 2001), affectionately known as Gurudeva, was born in Oakland, California on January 5th, 1927. ... 1927 was a common year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... Hinduism (सनातन धर्म; also known as Sanātana Dharma, and Vaidika-Dharma) is a worldwide religious tradition that is based on the bedrock of the Veda scriptures. ...

Science

Rachel Louise Carson (May 27, 1907 – April 14, 1964) was a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-born zoologist and biologist whose landmark book, Silent Spring, is often credited with having launched the global environmental movement. ... Silent Spring was written by Rachel Carson and published in September, 1962. ... Photomontage of Francis Crick lecturing Professor Francis Harry Compton Crick, OM FRS (June 8, 1916 – July 28, 2004) was a British physicist, molecular biologist and neuroscientist, most noted for being one of the discoverers of the structure of the DNA molecule. ... Space-filling model of a section of DNA molecule Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is a nucleic acid that contains the genetic instructions specifying the biological development of all cellular forms of life (and many viruses). ... Marie Curie, one of the few people to win two Nobel Prizes in different fields, was one of the most significant researchers of radiation and its effects as a pioneer of radiology. ... Pierre Curie Pièrre Curie (May 15, 1859 – April 19, 1906) was a pioneer in the study of crystallography, magnetism, piezoelectricity and radioactivity. ... Portrait of Edsger Dijkstra (courtesy Brian Randell) Edsger Wybe Dijkstra (Rotterdam, May 11, 1930 – Nuenen, August 6, 2002) was a Dutch computer scientist. ... Enrico Fermi in the 1940s. ... Richard Phillips Feynman (May 11, 1918 – February 15, 1988) (surname pronounced FINE-man; in IPA) was one of the most influential American physicists of the 20th century, expanding greatly the theory of quantum electrodynamics. ... Rosalind Franklin by Elliott & Fry Rosalind Elsie Franklin (Juny 38, 1920 - April 16, 1958) was a British physical chemist and crystallographer who made important contributions to the understanding of the fine structures of coal, DNA and viruses. ... Space-filling model of a section of DNA molecule Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is a nucleic acid that contains the genetic instructions specifying the biological development of all cellular forms of life (and many viruses). ... Sophie Germain Marie-Sophie Germain (April 1, 1776 – June 27, 1831) was a French mathematician, and one of the most important female mathematicians of all time. ... Stephen Jay Gould Stephen Jay Gould (September 10, 1941 – May 20, 2002) was a New York-born American paleontologist, evolutionary biologist, and historian of science. ... Jurgen Moser (1928 – 1999) was an American mathematician who specialized in dynamical systems. ... John von Neumann in the 1940s. ... Simon Newcomb. ... Linus Carl Pauling (February 28, 1901 – August 19, 1994) was an American physical chemist, widely regarded as the premier chemist of the twentieth century. ... Julia Hall Bowman Robinson (December 8, 1919 - July 30, 1985) was an American mathematician, born in Saint Louis, Missouri. ... Dr. An Wang (Chinese: 王安; pinyin: ; February 7, 1920 – March 24, 1990) was a Chinese American computer engineer and inventor, and co-founder of computer company Wang Laboratories. ...

Business

Giovanni Agnelli, better known as Gianni Agnelli (March 12, 1921 - January 24, 2003), was an Italian industrialist and principal shareholder of Fiat. ... 1921 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 2003(MMIII) is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Paul Revere Braniff (August 30, 1897-June , 1954) was an airline entrepeneur. ... 1958 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Braniff International Airways was an airline that existed from 1928 until 1982. ...

Philosophers

This article is not about George Boole, another mathematical logician. ... Jacques Derrida Jacques Derrida (July 15, 1930 – October 8, 2004) was an Algerian-born French literary critic and philosopher of Jewish descent, considered the first to develop deconstruction after it emerged in the work of Martin Heidegger. ... Pancreatic cancer (also called cancer of the pancreas) is represented by the growth of a malignant tumour within the small pancreas organ. ... Robert Nozick (November 16, 1938 – January 23, 2002) was an American philosopher and Pellegrino University Professor at Harvard University. ... Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889-1951), pictured here in 1930, made influential contributions to logic and the philosophy of language, critically examining the task of conventional philosophy and its relation to the nature of language. ... Prostate cancer is a group of cancerous cells (a malignant tumor) that begins most often in the outer part of the prostate. ...

Symbols

Milivi Adams (1997-November 17, 2002) was a young cancer patient from the island of Vieques in Puerto Rico who had become a symbol in the battle against the presence of the military in that island. ... 1997 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2002(MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Vieques is an island-municipality of Puerto Rico. ... Timothy Francis Leary (October 22, 1920 – May 31, 1996) was an American writer, psychologist, campaigner for psychedelic drug research and use, 60s counterculture icon and computer software designer. ... 1920 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar) // Events January January 7 - Forces of Russian White admiral Kolchak surrender in Krasnoyarsk. ... 1995 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The word psychedelic is a neologism coined from the Greek words for mind, ψυχη (psyche), and manifest, δηλειν (delein). ... Terry Fox on his run Terrance Stanley Terry Fox, CC (July 28, 1958 – June 28, 1981) was a Canadian humanitarian, athlete, and cancer treatment activist. ... 1958 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1981 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Criminals

Meyer Lansky (born Majer Suchowliński, July 4, 1902 – January 15, 1983), was a gangster born in Grodno, then part of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth occupied by the Russian Empire but now in Belarus. ... 1902 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1983 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Abu Nidal in the 1970s, in one of only a handful of photographs of him known to exist. ... 1937 was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... 2002(MMII) is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Dallas Police Department mugshot of Ruby Jacob Leon Rubenstein, who in December 1947 changed his name and was known as Jack Leon Ruby (March 25?, 1911 - January 3, 1967), a Dallas nightclub owner, shot and killed Lee Harvey Oswald on November 24, 1963, two days after Oswald was arrested for...

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