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(Frank) Gelett Burgess

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A Harvey Block

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A. H. K. Boyd

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A. Whitney Brown

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Aaron Burr

Aaron Burr

Aaron Burr, Jr. (February 6, 1756 September 14, 1836) was an American politician and adventurer. He ...

2

Abigail Van Buren

Abigail Van Buren

Jeanne Phillips writes the "Dear Abby" column under the pen name Abigail Van Buren which was used by ...

5

Adolf Berle

Adolf Augustus Berle Jr. (27 January 1895, Boston, Mass. - 17 February 1971, New York City) was a U.S. ...

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Al Batt

Al Batt

1

Al Bauman

Al Bauman

1

Al Bernstein

Al Bernstein is an American writer, stage performer, recording artist, radio host, and boxing analyst.

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Al Boliska

Al Boliska

1

Al Bundy

Al Bundy is a fictional character from the U.S. television series "Married with Children", played by Ed ...

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Alan Bennett

4

Alan Biole

Alan Biole

1

Alan Bleasdale

1

Alan Bond

Alan Bond

1

Alan Brien

1

Alan James Bean

1

Alben W. Barkley

2

Albert J. Beveridge

2

Alec Baldwin

Alec Baldwin

Alexander Rae Baldwin III (born April 3, 1958, in Massapequa, Long Island, New York, USA) is an ...

1

Alec Bourne

Alec Bourne

1

Aleks Blagojevich

1

Alexander Bain

Alexander Bain (June 11, 1818 - September 18, 1903) was a Scottish philosopher and educationalist.

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Alexander Blok

Alexander Blok

1

Alexander Brome

Alexander Brome

Alexander Brome (1620 June 30, 1666), was an English poet.

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Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, 1847 August 2, 1922) was a British-American-Canadian scientist and ...

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Alice A. Bailey

1

Alice May Brock

Alice May Brock

1

Alice Stone Blackwell

Alice Stone Blackwell

Alice Stone Blackwell, between 1905 and 1917.

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Allan Bloom

Allan Bloom

Allan David Bloom (born September 14, 1930 in Indianapolis, Indiana, died October 7, 1992 in Chicago, ...

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Allen J. Boone

Allen J. Boone

1

Alvan L. Barach

Alvan L. Barach

1

Alvin Burger

Alvin Burger

1

Amanda Bradley

Amanda Bradley

1

Amar Gopal Bose

Amar Gopal Bose (born 1929) is the chairman and founder of Bose Corporation. He is an American ...

2

Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce (born June 24, 1842, Horse Cave Creek, Meigs County, Ohio, USA date of death ...

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Amelia E. Barr

6

Andre B. Buruch

1

Andre Breton

Andre Breton

Andre Breton (February 18, 1896 September 28, 1966) was a French writer, poet, and surrealist ...

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Aneurin Bevan

Aneurin Bevan

Aneurin Bevan, usually known as Nye Bevan (November 15, 1897July 6, 1960) was a Welsh Labour ...

18

Anita Baker

Anita Baker (born January 26, 1958, in Toledo, Ohio) is a multi-platinum selling rhythm and blues ...

1

Anita Brookner

Anita Brookner

Anita Brookner (born July 16, 1928) is an English novelist and art historian born in London. Educated ...

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Anna Letitia Barbauld

Anna Letitia Barbauld

Anna Laetitia Barbauld (June 20, 1743March 9, 1825) was an English poet and miscellaneous writer.

1

Anne Baxter

Anne Baxter

Anne Baxter (May 7, 1923 December 12, 1985) was an American actress. Born in Michigan City, Indiana ...

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Anne Bradstreet

Anne Bradstreet

Anne Bradstreet (ca. 1612September 16, 1672) was the first published American woman writer.

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Anne Byrhhe

Anne Byrhhe

1

Annie Besant

Annie Besant

Annie Wood Besant (Clapham, London October 1, 1847 - Adyar, India September 20, 1933) was a prominent ...

1

Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin (April 1, 1755, Belley, France - February 2, 1826, Paris), a French ...

1

Anthony Brandt

1

Anthony Burgess

Anthony Burgess (February 25, 1917 - November 22, 1993) was an English novelist and critic. He was ...

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Antonia S. Byatt

Antonia S. Byatt

1

Antonio Banderas

Jose Antonio Dominguez Banderas (born August 10, 1960) better known as Antonio Banderas, is a Spanish ...

1

Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn

Aphra Behn (July 10, 1640 - April 16, 1689) was a prolific dramatist of the Restoration, and is ...

10

Archie Bunker

Archie Bunker on the cover of TV Guide (August 8-14, 1981)

1

Aristide Briand

Aristide Briand (March 28, 1862 March 7, 1932) was a French statesman.

1

Arnold Bax

Arnold Bax

Arnold Edward Trevor Bax (November 8, 1883 October 3, 1953), was an English composer. His musical ...

1

Arnold Bennet

Arnold Bennet

Enoch Arnold Bennett (May 27, 1867-March 27, 1931) was a British novelist.

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Arnold Bennett

Arnold Bennett

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Art Buchwald

Art Buchwald

Arthur "Art" Buchwald (born October 20, 1925) is an American humorist best known for his long-running ...

4

Arthur Baer

3

Arthur Bloch

8

Arthur Brisbane

Arthur Brisbane

Arthur Brisbane (1864-1936) was an American newspaper editor, born in Buffalo, N. Y., and educated in ...

4

Arthur Christopher Benson

Arthur Christopher Benson (24 April 1862 17 June 1925) was one of six children of Edward White ...

2

Arthur James Balfour

Arthur James Balfour

Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour, KG, OM, PC (25 July 1848 - 19 March 1930) was a British ...

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Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Beardsley

Aubrey Vincent Beardsley (August 21, 1872 March 16, 1898) was an influential English artist, ...

2

Augusten Burroughs

Augusten Xon Burroughs (born October 23, 1965 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American writer known ...

1

Augustine Birrell

Augustine Birrell (January 19, 1850 - November 20, 1933), was an English author and politician.

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Augusto Roa Bastos

Augusto Roa Bastos

Augusto Roa Bastos, (June 13, 1917 April 26, 2005), was a Paraguayan novelist, widely acclaimed as ...

4

Avery Brooks

Avery Brooks

Avery Franklin Brooks (born October 2, 1948 in Evansville, Indiana) is a 6' 1" (1.85 m) American actor.

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Azel Backus

Azel Backus

1

B. M. Teggart

1

Babyface

Babyface

Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds (born April 10, 1958 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is a successful African ...

1

Baha'u'llah

The Founder of the Bahá'í Faith, a Persian nobleman from Tehran who, in the mid-nineteenth century, ...

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Bahá'u'llah

11/12/1817 – 05/29/1892), born Mírzá Ḥusayn-’Alí Núrí in Tehran. He is the founder of the ...

5

Barbara Bush

Barbara Bush

This article concerns the wife of the 41st U.S. President, George H.W. Bush. For the daughter of ...

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Baron William Henry Beveridge

Baron William Henry Beveridge

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Barres

1

Barrow

Barrow

1

Barry Bonds

Barry Bonds

Barry Bonds

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Basil Bunting

Basil Bunting (March 3, 1900 1985) was a British modernist poet. He had a lifelong interest in music ...

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Basile

1

Baskins

Baskins

1

Basta

1

Baudjuin

1

Baudouin I

Baudouin I

King of the Belgians

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Bavee

Bavee

1

Bear Bryant

Paul William "Bear" Bryant (September 11, 1913 January 26, 1983) was a American college football ...

4

Beau Brummel

George Bryan Brummell (June 7, 1778 March 30, 1840), better known as Beau Brummell, was an arbiter of ...

1

Beck

Beck Hansen (born Bek David Campbell, July 8, 1970) is an American musician, songwriter, and ...

3

Bela Bartok

Bela Viktor Jnos Bartk (March 25, 1881 September 26, 1945) was a Hungarian composer, pianist and ...

1

bell alexander

Alexander Graham Bell, inverter of the telephone

1

Ben Bayol

Ben Bayol

1

Ben Becht

1

Ben Bergor

1

Ben C. Bradlee

1

Benjamin Artom

1

Benjamin Brewster

Benjamin Brewster

Brewster married on June 10, 1891, in New York City, as his first wife Stella Yates (November 23, 1866 ...

1

Benjamin Britten

Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten of Aldeburgh, OM (November 22, 1913 December 4, 1976) was a ...

1

Benjamin Disraeli

1st Earl of Beaconsfield, KG, PC, FRS (December 21, 1804 – April 19, 1881), born Benjamin ...

1

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

A list of Benjamin Franklin's inventions reveals a man of many talents and interests. It was the ...

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Berke Breathed

Berkeley ("Berke") Breathed (last name rhymes with "method") (born June 21, 1957) is a cartoonist, ...

1

Bernard Baily

Bernard Baily

1

Bernard Berenson

Bernard Berenson (ne Bernhard Valvrojenski, 1865 - 1959) was an American art historian. He was a major ...

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Bernard Berkowitz

1

Bernard Elliot Bee

Bernard Elliot Bee

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Bernard Iddings Bell

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Bernard M. Baruch

Bernard M. Baruch

Bernard Mannes Baruch (August 18, 1870 – June 20, 1965) was a Jewish-American financier, stock market ...

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Bernardo Bertolucci

Bernardo Bertolucci (born March 16, 1940) is an Italian writer and film director.

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Bernoulli

Family of Swiss mathematicians and scientists, including Jakob or Jacques (1654-1705), an important ...

1

Bertolt Brecht

Bertolt Brecht

Bertolt Brecht (February 10, 1898 August 14, 1956) was an influential German dramatist, stage ...

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Beryl Bainbridge

Beryl Bainbridge was an English novelist, was born in Liverpool and raised in nearby Formby. Her ...

1

Best of Bits and Pieces

Best of Bits and Pieces

3

Bett

1

Bettina Ballard

Bettina Ballard

1

Betty Bender

Betty Bender

1

Betty DeGeneres

1

Betty Ford

1

Beverley Baxter

1

Beyond Nice

Hot Tub Spa Cover Factory Direct. Replacement Hot Tub Covers any style and shape, from Jacuzzi, ...

1

Bhagavad Gita

Bhagavad Gita

The Bhagavad Gita is an ancient Sanskrit text comprising 700 verses of the Mahabharata (Bhishma Parva ...

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Bible

The Bible (sometimes The Holy Bible, The Book, Good Book, Word of God, The Word, or Scripture), from ...

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Bill Baughan

1

Bill Blass

Bill Blass

William Ralph Blass (June 22, 1922 - June 12, 2002) was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He was a proteg ...

1

Bill Bowerman

An American track and field coach and co-founder of Nike, Inc.

2

Bill Bradley

Bill Bradley

3

Bill Bryson

Bill Bryson

William "Bill" McGuire Bryson (born December 8,1951) is a best-selling American-born British author of ...

3

Bill D. Moyers

3

Bill Geist

1

Billie Burke

Billie Burke

Mary William Ethelbert Appleton Burke (born August 7, 1884 in Washington D.C.; died May 14, 1970 in ...

4

Binem Heller

1

Bioleau

1

Biranchi Parhi

Just a common man

1

Bischer

Bischer

1

Bjorn Bayley

1

Bjorn Borg

Bjorn Rune Borg (born June 6 1956, in Stockholm, Sweden) is a former World No. 1 tennis player from ...

1

Black Elk Oglala Sioux Holy Man

Hehaka Sapa, or Black Elk, the great Sioux elder

1

Black Elk Sioux Holy Man

Hehaka Sapa, or Black Elk, the great Sioux elder

1

Bo Bennett

American, born 1972, businessman

1

Bob Beamon

Bob Beamon

Robert ("Bob") Beamon (born August 29, 1946) is a former American track and field athlete, best known ...

1

Bob Boschert

Bob Boschert

1

Bob Brown

Robert James Brown (born 27 December 1944), is an Australian Senator, the inaugural Parliamentary ...

1

Bodenstedt

Bodenstedt

1

Bogovich

Bogovich

1

Boiste

Boiste

Pierre-Claude-Victor Boiste (1765-24 April 1824) was a French lexicographer born in Paris. He is most ...

1

Bonewitz

Bonewitz

1

Bonnie Blair

1

Bonstettin

1

Book Of Common Prayer

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Boris Becker

Boris Becker

Boris Franz Becker (b. November 22 1967 in Leimen, Germany) is a former World No. 1 professional tennis ...

1

Boufflers

2

Bowen Baxter

Bowen Baxter

1

Bowyer Bell

Bowyer Bell

1

BPBEE

new author

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Brady

Brady

1

Brandy

Brandy

1

Brendan F. Behan

Contributed by a QB user: Collapsed at Harbour Lights Bar, March 1964; underwent tracheotomy, 20 March ...

5

Brian Kiley

2

Bright Eyes

Bright Eyes is an American band that consists of singer-songwriter and guitarist Conor Oberst, ...

1

Brigitte Bardot

Brigitte Bardot

6

Brion Burcham

College roommate

1

British Board of Film

British Board of Film

1

Bronte Charlotte

(21 April 1816 – 31 March 1855) Charlotte Bronte was a British novelist, the eldest of the three ...

1

Brouhours

1

Bruce Babbit

1

Bruce Barton

Bruce Barton

Bruce Fairchild Barton (5 August 1886 5 July 1967) was a American author, advertising executive, and ...

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Bruce Burton

Bruce Burton

1

Buck Henry

1

Buddha

Buddha

Siddhartha Gautama (Buddha) was a spiritual teacher from the ancient Indian subcontinent and the ...

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buddhadharma.com

buddhadharma.com

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Bumper Sticker

Bumper stickers are often used on commercial vehicles so that employers can receive feedback about the ...

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Burt Bacharach

Burt Bacharach

Burt Bacharach (born May 12, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri) is a Jewish-American pianist and composer.

1

Burton

Burton

Burton can mean:

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Burton Witkovsky

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butler, brett

Brett Butler (born January 30, 1958) is an American actress, writer, and stand-up comedian, best known ...

1

C. W. Barron

C. W. Barron

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Caleb Bingham

Caleb Bingham (1757-1817) was a textbook author of late 18th-century New England, whose works were ...

1

Candice Bergen

Candice Bergen

Candice Patricia Bergen (born May 9, 1946) is an Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning ...

1

Captain J. Brown

Captain J. Brown

1

Carey Butler

CEO Heurist GmbH

1

Carl Bard

2

Carl Bernstein

Carl Bernstein (born February 14, 1944) is an American journalist who, as an investigative reporter ...

3

Carol Burnett

Carol Burnett

Carol Creighton Burnett (born April 26, 1933) was one of the most successful female comedians on ...

3

Caroline Bird

Caroline Bird

1

Carson(Dr.) Ben

a black American surgeon, successfully separated the Siamese twins joined at the back of the head

1

Catharine Esther Beecher

Catharine Esther Beecher

Catherine Esther Beecher (September 6, 1800 May 12, 1878), the daughter of Lyman Beecher and sister ...

3

Catherine Booth

Catherine Booth

Catherine Booth (January 17, 1829 October 4, 1890) was the Mother of The Salvation Army. ...

1

Catherine Drinker Bowen

Catherine Drinker Bowen

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Cathy Better

Cathy Better

1

Charles A. Beard

Charles A. Beard

1

Charles Barkley

Charles Barkley

Charles Wade Barkley (born February 20 1963, in Leeds, Alabama) is an American former basketball power ...

3

Charles Baudelaire

Charles Baudelaire

Charles Pierre Baudelaire (April 9, 1821 August 31, 1867) was one of the most influential French ...

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Charles Beacham

Charles Beacham

1

Charles Bixton

Charles Bixton

1

Charles Browder

2

Charles Buck

1

Charles Bukowski

Charles Bukowski

Charles Bukowski (August 16, 1920 March 9, 1994), was a Los Angeles poet and novelist. Bukowski is ...

4

Charles Burney

Charles Burney

Charles Burney (April 12, 1726 April 12, 1814) was an English music historian and father of author ...

1

Charles Buxton

Charles Buxton (18 November 1823 10 August 1871) was an English brewer, philanthropist, writer and ...

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Charles F. Bunning

1

Charlie Brown

Charlie Brown

3

Charlotte Barnard

Charlotte Barnard

1

Charlotte Bingham

Charlotte Bingham (born 1942) is a British novelist.

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Charlotte Bronte

Charlotte Bronte

Charlotte Bronte (April 21, 1816 March 31, 1855) was an English novelist, the eldest of the trio of ...

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Charlotte Bunch

Charlotte Bunch

2

Chris Bowkett

Chris Bowkett

1

Chris Brasher

Christopher ("Chris") William Brasher (August 21, 1928 - February 28, 2003) was a British athlete and ...

1

Christian Bale

1

Christian Nevell Bovee

American author and lawyer.

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Christie Brinkley

Christie Brinkley

Christie Brinkley (born Christie Lee Hudson on February 2, 1954) is an American supermodel.

1

Clara Barton

Clara Barton

Clarissa Harlowe Barton (better known as Clara Barton) (December 25, 1821 (although there is a ...

3

Clara Bow

Clara Bow

Clara Bow (born July 29, 1905; died September 27 [possibly September 26], 1965) was an American ...

1

Clare Boothe Luce

Clare Boothe Luce

Clare Boothe Luce (April 10, 1903 October 9, 1987) was an American editor, playwright, social ...

7

Clarence Blasier

Clarence Blasier

1

Claude Bernard

Claude Bernard

Claude Bernard (July 12, 1813 February 10, 1878) was a French physiologist. He was called by Prof. I. ...

2

Claude M. Bristol

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Clive Barker

Clive Barker

Clive Barker (born October 5, 1952, Liverpool, England) is a British author, director and visual ...

1

Colette Bowe

1

Colleen C. Barrett

2

Comte De Bussy-Rabutin

Comte De Bussy-Rabutin

2

Constantin Brancusi

Constantin Brancusi

Constantin Brancusi (February 19, 1876 March 16, 1957), was a Romanian sculptor, born in Hobia, Gorj, ...

2

Corrie Ten Boom

Corrie Ten Boom

Cornelia (Corrie) ten Boom (April 15, 1892 April 15, 1983) was born in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, ...

6

Count Boytzwnburg

1

Countess of Marguerite Gardiner Blessington

Countess of Marguerite Gardiner Blessington

6

Craig Brown

Craig Brown

1

Crand Briton

Crand Briton

1

Cyrus A. Bartol

1

D A Benton

D A Benton

1

D.A. Battista

1

Dan Bell

Dan Bell

1

Daniel Barenboim

Daniel Barenboim

Daniel Barenboim

1

Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone

Daniel was born to Squire Boone (November 25, 1696 - January 2, 1765) and Sarah Jarman Morgan (1700 - ...

2

Daniel Burrus

Daniel Burrus

1

Daniel H. Burnham

Daniel H. Burnham

Daniel Hudson Burnham (September 4, 1846 - June 1, 1912) was an American architect and urban planner. ...

1

Daniel J. Boorstin

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Dave Barry

David Barry, Jr. (born July 3, 1947) is a bestselling American author and Pulitzer Prize-winning ...

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David Bailey

David Bailey

David Bailey (born January 2, 1938) is a celebrated and famous photographer.

3

David Beckham

David Beckham

David Robert Joseph Beckham OBE (born 2 May 1975) is an English footballer who plays for Real Madrid ...

1

David Ben-Gurion

David Ben-Gurion

Israeli postal stamp commemorating Ben-Gurion

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David Bissonette

David Bissonette

1

David Bohm

David Joseph Bohm (born December 20, 1917 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, died October 27, 1992 in ...

1

David Brinkley

David Brinkley

David McClure Brinkley (July 10, 1920 June 11, 2003) was an American television newscaster for NBC ...

2

David Broder

1

David Brown

David Brown

David M. Brown - American astronaut (1956-2003)

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David Byrne

David Byrne

David Byrne may be:

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David D. Burns

David D. Burns

1

Dean Briggs

Dean Briggs

1

Dean Charles R. Brown

Dean Charles R. Brown

2

Deborah Boliver Boehm

1

Denis Breeze

Denis Breeze

1

Denis E. Brogan

1

Derby Brown

Derby Brown

1

Derek Bok

Derek Bok

Derek Curtis Bok (born March 22, 1930) is an American lawyer and educator. He was born in Bryn Mawr, ...

1

Dialog Brochure

1

Diana Black

Diana Black

1

Dianna Booher

Dianna Booher

1

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer (born February 4, 1906 in Breslau, now Wrocaw, Poland; died April 9, 1945 at ...

5

Dimitri Bortniansky

Russian composer

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Dirk Bogarde

Sir Derek Jules Gaspard Ulric Niven van den Bogaerde (March 28, 1921 - May 8, 1999), better known by ...

1

Djuna Barnes

Djuna Barnes

Djuna Barnes (June 12, 1892 - June 18, 1982) played an important part in the development of 20th ...

6

Don Barthelme

1

Donald Blum

The author is me, I've been writing for myself and for others over a period of twenty five years.. ...

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Donald Bullock

Donald Bullock

1

Donald Grey Barnhouse

1

Dorothea Brande

Dorothea Brande (1893-1948) was a well respected writer and editor in New York. She was born in ...

12

Dorothy Bernard

1

Dr. Jerome Brunner

Dr. Jerome Brunner

2

Dr. Joyce Brothers

Dr. Joyce Brothers

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Dr. Laurence Buckman

Dr. Laurence Buckman

1

Dr. Marcus Bach

2

Drew Barrymore

Actress

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Duke of Buckingham

Duke of Buckingham

The titles Marquess and Duke of Buckingham, named after Buckingham, have been created several times in ...

2

E. C. Bentley

1

E. M. Bounds

E. M. Bounds

1

E. R. Beadle

1

E. S. Bouton

1

E. T. Bell

1

E.S. Barrett

E.S. Barrett

1

earl babbie

Earl R. Babbie graduated from Harvard University before enlisting in the U.S. Marine Corps. He received ...

1

Edgar Sheffield Brightman

Edgar Sheffield Brightman

2

Edmund Burke

Edmund Burke

The Right Honourable Edmund Burke (January 12, 1729 July 9, 1797) was an Anglo-Irish statesman, ...

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Edna Buchanan

Putlizer Prize winning crime reporter.

1

Edward B. Butler

1

Edward Blishen

Edward Blishen

3

Edward Bond

Edward Bond

Edward Bond (born July 18, 1934) is a English playwright, theatre director, theorist and screenwriter. ...

1

Edward C. Banfield

Edward C. Banfield

1

Edward De Bono

Edward De Bono

Edward de Bono (born 1933) is a psychologist and physician. De Bono writes prolifically on subjects of ...

9

Edward Frederic Benson

Edward Frederic Benson

Edward Frederic Benson (July 24, 1867 February 29, 1940) was an English novelist, biographer, ...

2

Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

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Edward L. Bernays

1

Edward William Bok

Edward William Bok

Edward William Bok in the frontispiece to A Dutch Boy Fifty Years After

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Edwin C. Bliss

Edwin C. Bliss

2

Eleanor Bron

Eleanor Bron (born March 14, 1938) is a British actress, from Stanmore, London and educated at North ...

1

Elisabeth Bishop

Elizabeth Bishop (February 8, 1911 October 6, 1979), was an American poet and writer, increasingly ...

3

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Elizabeth Barrett Browning (Moulton) (March 6, 1806 June 29, 1861) was a member of the Barrett family ...

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Elizabeth Bear

Sarah Bear Elizabeth Wishnevsky is an American author. Writing under the name Elizabeth Bear, she works ...

1

Elizabeth Bibesco

Elizabeth (Asquith) Bibesco (February 26, 1897 - April 7, 1945) was an English writer, active between ...

1

Elizabeth Blackwell

Elizabeth Blackwell

Elizabeth Blackwell (February 3, 1821 May 31, 1910) was the first woman to practice medicine in the ...

1

Elizabeth Bowen

Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen (June 7, 1899 February 22, 1973) was an Anglo-Irish novelist and short ...

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Ellen Barkin

Ellen Barkin

Ellen Rona Barkin (born April 16, 1954 in New York City) is a Jewish-American actress. She is mother ...

2

Emily Bronte

Emily Bronte

Emily Jane Bront (July 30, 1818 December 19, 1848) was a British novelist and poet, best remembered ...

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Enid Bagnold

Enid Bagnold

Enid Bagnold (October 27, 1889 March 31, 1981) was a British author and playwright, best known for ...

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Eric Berne

Eric Berne (May 10, 1910-July 15, 1970) was an American psychiatrist best known as the creator of ...

3

Eric Burdon

Eric Victor Burdon (born 11 May 1941, Walker-on-Tyne, Northumberland) was the lead singer of The ...

1

Eric Butterworth

Eric Butterworth

Eric Butterworth was Senior Minister of The Unity Center of New York City from 1961 to 2003. He made a ...

19

Erma Bombeck

Erma Bombeck

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Ernest Becker

Ernest Becker (1924-1974). A cultural anthropologist, who did some important interdisciplinary work in ...

2

Ernest Benn

Ernest Benn

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Ernest Bevin

Ernest Bevin (9 March 1881 - 14 April 1951), British labour leader, politician, and statesman, was ...

2

Ernest Bramah

Ernest Bramah Smith (1868-1942) was a British author.

2

Ethel Barrett

1

Ethel Barrymore

Ethel Barrymore

Ethel Barrymore (August 15, 1879 - June 18, 1959) was one of the most acclaimed American movie ...

5

Ethel Lynn Beers

Ethel Lynn Beers (January 13, 1827-October 11, 1879) was an American poet best known for her patriotic ...

1

Eubie Blake

Eubie Blake

James Hubert "Eubie" Blake (February 7, 1887 - February 12, 1983) was a composer and pianist of ...

1

Eugene Benge

1

Eustace Budgell

Eustace Budgell (August 19, 1686 - May 4, 1737) was an English writer.

2

Evangeline Cory Booth

Evangeline Cory Booth

Evangeline Cory Booth (December 25, 1865 July 17, 1950) was the 4th General of The Salvation Army ...

1

Ezra Bowen

1

Ezra Taft Benson

Ezra Taft Benson

Ezra Taft Benson (August 4, 1899 May 30, 1994) was United States Secretary of Agriculture for both of ...

4

Faith Baldwin

Faith Baldwin

3

Fanny Brice

Fanny Brice

Fanny Brice (October 29, 1891 May 29, 1951) was a United States comedian, singer, and entertainer.

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Fanny Burney

Fanny Burney later Madame D'Arblay (June 13, 1752-January 6, 1840) was an English novelist and ...

2

Fawn M. Brodie

5

Fellis Bueller

High school senior Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) decides to skip school on a spring day by faking ...

1

Fernanda Bartolme

Fernanda Bartolme

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Ferris Bueller

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Francis Bacon

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Francis Beaumont

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Francis Bowen

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Francis H. Bradley

Francis H. Bradley

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Francis Yeats Brown

Francis Yeats Brown

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Frank Barron

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Frank Birch

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Frank Borman

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Frank Bruno

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Frank Burford

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Frank C. Bucaro

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Frankie Byrne

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Franklyn Broude

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Frederic Auguste Bartholdi

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Frederic Bastiat

Frederic Bastiat

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Frederick Bailes

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Frederick P. Brooks

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Frederika Bremer

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Friedrich Von Bernhardi

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G. A. Borghese

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Gabriel Byrne

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Gael Boardman

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Garrett Bartley

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Garth Brooks

Garth Brooks

Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962 in Tulsa, Oklahoma) is an American country music ...

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Gaston Bachelard

Gaston Bachelard

Gaston Bachelard (June 27, 1884 October 16, 1962) was a French philosopher and poet who rose to some ...

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Gene Brown

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Geoffrey Beene

Geoffrey Beene (August 30, 1927 - September 28, 2004) was a great American fashion designer.

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George Baer

George Baer

George Frederick Baer (1842-1914) was the US lawyer, was the CEO of Reading Company.

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George Bancroft

George Bancroft

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George Barrington

George Barrington

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George Barzan

George Barzan

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George Berkeley

George Berkeley

George Berkeley (March 12, 1685 January 14, 1753), also known as Bishop Berkeley, was an influential ...

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George Bidault

George Bidault

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George Borrow

George Borrow

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George Box

Statistician and Author

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George Brandes

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George Brett

George Brett (military) (1886-1963), US Army Air Force general during World War II;

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George Burns

George Burns---in the 1950s, at the height of Burns & Allen's fame---the greatest straight man in ...

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George Bush

George Bush

George H. W. Bush, George Herbert Walker Bush, 41st President of the United States (1989 1993), and ...

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George Buttrick

George Buttrick

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George D. Boardman

George D. Boardman

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George De Benneville

1

George E. Bergman

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George Earle Buckle

George Earl Buckle (June 10, 1854March 13, 1935) was an English editor and biographer.

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George Linnaeus Banks

George Linnaeus Banks (1821 1881), British miscellaneous writer, was born at Birmingham on the 2nd of ...

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George R. Bach

George R. Bach

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George W. Ball

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Georges Bataille

Georges Bataille

Georges Bataille (September 16, 1897 July 9, 1962) was a French writer, anthropologist and ...

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Georges Bernanos

Georges Bernanos (February 20, 1888 July 5, 1948) was a French author, and a soldier in World War I. ...

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Georges Braque

Georges Braque

Georges Braque (May 13, 1882 August 31, 1963) was a French painter and sculptor, and with Pablo ...

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Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon

Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon

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Gerald Barzan

Gerald Barzan

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Gerald Brenan

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Gilberte Beaux

Gilberte Beaux

TYPIST TURNED OIL TYCOON She sits on countless boards, has advised French presidential candidates, and ...

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Giordano Bruno

Giordano Bruno

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Giovanni Boccaccio

Giovanni Boccaccio

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Gita Bellin

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Glen Beaman

Glen Beaman

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Glen Buck

Glen Buck

1

Godfrey Bradman

Godfrey Bradman

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Grant M. Bright

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Gregory ''Pappy'' Boyington

Gregory ''Pappy'' Boyington

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Guy Bellamy

Guy Bellamy

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Guy Browning

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Gwendolyn Brooks

Gwendolyn Brooks

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H. G. Bohn

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H. Jackson Brown Jr.

H. Jackson Brown Jr.

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H.G. Bohn

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H.K. Barclay

H.K. Barclay

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H.S.M. Burns

H.S.M. Burns

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Hada Bejar

Hada Bejar

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