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Joyce Carey

Joyce Carey (born March 30, 1898 in London; died February 28, 1993 in London) was a British actress ...

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Joyce Cary

Joyce Arthur Cary (born Arthur Joyce Lunel, December 7, 1888 - March 29, 1957) was an Irish novelist ...

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Joyce Chapman

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Julia Child

Julia Child (August 15, 1912 August 13, 2004), born Julia Carolyn McWilliams, was a famous American ...

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Julian Clary

Julian Clary (25 May 1959) is British comedian known for his camp style. He was born in Teddington, ...

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Julie Cameron

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Julio Cortazar

Julio Cortzar (August 26, 1914 February 12, 1984) was an Argentine intellectual and author of several ...

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Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar

Gaius Julius Caesar (July 12 or July 13, 100 BC - March 15, 44 BC) was a Roman military and political ...

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K Cole

Science author and journalist

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K.C. Cole

Science journalist. Full information and details at http://www.librarything.com/author/colekc.

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Karel Capek

Karel apek (January 9, 1890 - December 25, 1938) was one of the most important Czech writers of the ...

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Karen Kaiser Clark

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Karl Von Clausewitz

Carl Philipp Gottfried von Clausewitz (June 1, 1780 - November 16, 1831) was a Prussian general and ...

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Kate Chopin

Katherine O'Flaherty (February 8, 1850 August 20, 1904), known by her married name Kate Chopin, was ...

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Katherine Cebrian

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Kenneth Clarke

Kenneth Clarke

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Kenneth Cork

1

Kevin Costner

Kevin Costner

Kevin Michael Costner (born January 18, 1955) is an American film actor and director who has often ...

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Kim Carnes

Kim Carnes (born July 20, 1945 in Los Angeles, California) is an American singer and songwriter. She ...

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Kitty O'neill Collins

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Kurt Cobain

the famous lead singer of Nirvana

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L. A. Coulson

1

L. Carte

Angela Carter (May 7, 1940-February 16, 1992) was an English novelist and journalist, known for her ...

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Lanes Company

1

Larry Csonka

Lawrence Richard Csonka (born December 25, 1946, Stow, Ohio, USA) was a punishing American football ...

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Laurel Cutler

1

Lauro Cavazos

Lauro Fred Cavazos Jr. (born January 4, 1927) is a U.S. educator. He served as Secretary of Education ...

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Lazare Carnot

Lazare Carnot

Comte Lazare Nicolas Marguerite Carnot (May 13, 1753 - August 2, 1823) was a French politician, ...

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Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier (October 6, 1887August 27, 1965) was a Swiss architect famous for what is now called ...

2

Leon M. Cautillo

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Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen

Leonard Norman Cohen, CC (born September 21, 1934 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian poet, novelist, ...

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Les Claypool

Leslie Edward "Les" Claypool (born September 29, 1963 in Richmond, California, USA) is a bassist and ...

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Leslie Caron

Leslie Caron (born July 1, 1931) is an Academy Award-nominated French film actress and dancer. She was ...

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Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (January 27, 1832 January 14, 1898), better known by the pen name Lewis ...

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Lewis Cass

Lewis Cass

Lewis Cass (October 9, 1782 June 17, 1866) was an American military officer and politician. He was ...

1

Liane Cardes

1

Lillian Carter

1

Lita Grey Chaplin

1

Liz Carpenter

1

Lord Chesterfield

The Earls of Chesterfield were an aristocratic family from Derbyshire, England. Their ancestral seat ...

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Lord Harold Caccia

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Lord Kenneth Clark

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Lord William Pitt The Elder Chatham

4

Louis Cassels

1

Louis-Ferdinand Celine

Louis-Ferdinand Destouches as Cline (May 27, 1894 July 1, 1961) was a French writer and physician.

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Luc De Clapiers

3

Luis De Camoens

1

Lydia M. Child

15

M Kathleen Casey

1

M. Shawn Cole

1

Macaulay Culkin

Macaulay Culkin

Macaulay Carson Culkin (born August 26 1980 in New York City) is an American actor.

1

Madame Chiang Kai-Shek

Soong May-ling or Soong Mei-ling (March 5, 18981 October 23, 2003), one of the three Soong sisters ...

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Madame Marie Curie

5

Malcolm De Chazal

8

Mandell Creighton

Mandell Creighton (July 5, 1843 - January 14, 1901) was an English historian and ecclesiastic.

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Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall

Marc Chagall (July 7, 1887 March 28, 1985) was a Jewish Belarussian-born French painter. Among the ...

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Marcelene Cox

3

Marcus T. Cicero

Marcus Tullius Cicero (January 3, 106 BC - December 7, 43 BC) was an orator, statesman, political ...

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Marcus Tullius Cicero

Marcus Tullius Cicero was born on January 3, 106 BC and was murdered on December 7, 43 BC. His life ...

2

Margaret Carty

1

Margaret Cho

1

Margaret Courtney

1

Maria Weston Chapman

Maria Weston, Maria Weston Chapman (July 24, 1806 - 1885) was an American abolitionist. She was ...

3

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey (born March 27 1970) is an American pop and R&B singer, songwriter, record producer, and ...

1

Marie Chapian

1

Marie Corelli

Marie Corelli

Marie Corelli (1855 - 1924), novelist.

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Mario Cuomo

3

Mark Caine

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Marquis De Custine

6

Marva Collins

3

Mary Case

1

Mary Catherwood

1

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Mary Chapin Carpenter

Mary Chapin Carpenter poses with Lt. Max J. Wildermuth during a USO show.

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Mary Cholmondeley

Mary Cholmondeley (Hodnet, Shropshire, England June 8, 1859 July 15, 1925) was an English writer.

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Mary Lou Cook

1

Mason Cooley

Mason Cooley (1927 ) is an American aphorist mostly known for his witty quotations.

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Maureen Connolly

Maureen Catherine Connolly (Little Mo) (17 September 1934-21 June 1969) was an American professional ...

1

Maurice Chevalier

Maurice Chevalier

Maurice Chevalier (September 12, 1888 January 1, 1972) was a French actor and popular entertainer. He ...

2

Melanie Clark

1

Merelene Cornish

1

Merle Crowell

1

Michael C. Cahill

1

Michael Caine

Sir Maurice Joseph Micklewhite, CBE (born 14 March 1933), known professionally as Sir Michael Caine, ...

2

Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton

1

Michel De Certeau

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Miguel De Cervantes

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (September 29, 1547 April 23, 1616), was a Spanish novelist, poet and ...

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Mike Conner

Michael Ross Conner was born Michael Allen Stallman in Canton, Ohio on February 16, 1966. The son of ...

1

Mona Caird

1

Monta Crane

1

Mortimer Caplan

2

Mortimer Collins

Mortimer Collins (29 June 1827 - 28 July 1876) was an English writer and novelist. He was born at ...

1

Mrs Patrick Campbell

Mrs. Patrick Campbell is an actress

1

Mrs. Cunningham

1

Nadia Comaneci

1

Nashua Cavalier

1

Nathan Collins

1

Nathaniel Cotton

1

Neal Cassady

Neal Cassady (February 8, 1926 February 4, 1968) was an icon of the Beat Generation of the 1950s and ...

1

Neville Cardus

Sir Neville Cardus (2 April 1889 - 28 February 1975) was a celebrated British journalist. He was a ...

1

Neville Chamberlain

Neville Chamberlain

Neville Chamberlain

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Nicholas Cage

American Actor

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Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage (born Nicolas Kim Coppola on January 7, 1964) is an award-winning American actor. Cage has ...

1

Nicolas Caussin

1

Nikolai Gavrilovich Chernyshevsky

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Noam Chomsky

Noam Chomsky

Avram Noam Chomsky, Ph.D (born December 7, 1928) is the Institute Professor Emeritus of linguistics at ...

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Noel Coward

Sir Noel Peirce Coward (December 16, 1899 March 26, 1973) was an English actor, playwright, and ...

10

Nonnee Coan

1

Norman Cousins

18

Northrup Christiane

1

Obed Corrales

1

Oliver Cromwell

Oliver Cromwell

Oliver Cromwell (April 25, 1599 September 3, 1658) was an English military leader and politician. ...

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Orson Scott Card

Orson Scott Card

Orson Scott Card (born August 24, 1951) is a prolific and best-selling author working in numerous ...

2

Oswald Chambers

Oswald Chambers (1874-1917) was a prominent early twentieth century Scottish Protestant Christian ...

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Pablo Casals

Pau Carlos Salvador Casals i Defill (December 29, 1876 October 22, 1973), commonly known as Pablo ...

6

Parks Cousins

2

Pat Carroll

Pat Carroll (born May 5, 1927 in Shreveport, Louisiana) is a devoutly Catholic actress. As a character ...

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Pat Conroy

Pat Conroy (born October 26, 1945 in Georgia) is a New York Times bestselling author who has written ...

2

Patrick Campbell

2

Paul Cezanne

Paul Cezanne

Paul Czanne (January 19, 1839October 22, 1906) was a French painter who represented the bridge from ...

4

Paul Chambers

Paul Laurence Dunbar Chambers, Jr. (April 22, 1935 January 4, 1969) was a leading jazz bassist of the ...

1

Paul Chatfield

1

Paul Claudel

Paul Claudel (August 6, 1868 February 23, 1955) was a French poet, dramatist and diplomat, and the ...

1

Paul Cook

Born on July 20, 1956, Paul Cook was raised in the Hammersmith area of London. Unlike his friend Steve ...

1

Paulo Coelho

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Pedro Calderon de la Barca

Pedro Caldern de la Barca (January 17, 1600 May 25, 1681), Spanish dramatist and poet, was born in ...

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Peggy Cahn

1

Pema Chodron

Pema Chödrön (born Deirdre Blomfield-Brown) is an American woman who was ordained as a Buddhist nun ...

1

Peter A. Cohen

1

Peter Conrad

4

Phil Collins

Philip David Charles Collins (born January 30 1951 in Chiswick, London) is an English rock and pop ...

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Philip Caldwell

1

Philip Cosby

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Philip Crosby

Philip B. Crosby, known as Phil Crosby, (June 18, 1926-August 18, 2001) was a businessman and author ...

2

Pien Ch'Iao

1

Pierre Charron

Pierre Charron (1541-1603) was a French philosopher.

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Pierre Coneille

2

Pierre Corneille

Pierre Corneille

Pierre Corneille (June 6, 1606October 1, 1684) was a French tragedian tragedian who was one of the ...

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Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

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Prince Of Wales Charles

The Prince Charles, Prince of Wales (Charles Philip Arthur George Mountbatten-Windsor; born Windsor, 14 ...

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Queen Christina

Christina of Sweden, a 17th century monarch.

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Quentin Crisp

Quentin Crisp (December 25, 1908 November 21, 1999), was a writer, artist's model, actor and ...

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R.D. Clyde

2

R.P.T. Coffin

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Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson

Rachel Louise Carson (May 27, 1907 April 14, 1964) was a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-born zoologist and ...

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Ralph Chaplin

Ralph Chaplin (1887 1961) became a labor activist, when at the age of seven, he saw a worker shot dead ...

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Ralph Charell

3

Ralph Cordiner

1

Ralph J. Cudworth

6

Ramsey Clark

4

Randall Cunningham

1

Randolph Churchill

Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer Churchill (May 28, 1911-June 6, 1968) was the son of British Prime ...

3

Ray Charles

Ray Charles

Ray Charles was the stage name of Ray Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 June 10, 2004). He was a ...

3

Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler

Raymond Thornton Chandler (July 23, 1888 March 26, 1959) was an American author of crime stories and ...

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Reggie Crist

1

Remco Campert

5

Rene Carayol

1

Rene Char

Ren Char (June 14, 1907 - February 19, 1988) was a 20th century poet.

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Rene Coty

Ren-Jules-Gustave Coty (March 20, 1882 - November 22, 1962) was President of France from 1954 to 1959. ...

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Richard C. Cushing

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Richard Carlson

American movie actor Richard Carlson (April 29, 1912- November 21, 1977) was born in Albert Lea, ...

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Richard Cecil

Richard Cecil (born London, England November 8, 1748; died Hampstead, England August 15, 1810) was a ...

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Richard Clark

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Richard Cobden

Richard Cobden

Richard Cobden (June 3, 1804 April 2, 1865) was an a British manufacturer and Radical and Liberal ...

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Richard Crashaw

Richard Crashaw (c. 1613 - August 25, 1650), English poet, styled "the divine," was born in London.

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Richard Crasta

Author of six books

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Richard Crawshaw

Richard Crawshaw, Baron Crawshaw of Aintree, known as Dick Crawshaw (September 25, 1917July 16, 1986) ...

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Richard Crossman

Richard Howard Stafford Crossman (15 December 1907 April 1974) was a British politician and writer. ...

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Richard Cumberland

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Rita Coolidge

Rita Coolidge (born May 1, 1945 in Nashville, Tennessee) is a American singer.

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Rob Cohen

1

Robert A. Cook

6

Robert Cecil

3

Robert Chambers

1

Robert Chapman

1

Robert Cialdini

Robert B. Cialdini is a well known social psychologist who is currently a professor of psychology at ...

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Robert Clive

Robert Clive, 1st Baron Clive of Plassey (September 29, 1725 November 22, 1774) was the statesman and ...

2

Robert Cody

1

Robert Coles

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Robert Collier

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Robert Collyer

Robert Collyer (1823-1912), American Unitarian clergyman, was born in Keighley, Yorkshire, England, on ...

1

Robert Conklin

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Robert Coover

Robert Coover (born February 4, 1932) is an American author and professor in the Literary Arts program ...

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Robert Costanza

Professor at University of Vermont

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Robert Crandall

Robert Crandall (born December 6, 1935), also known as Bob Crandall, is the former president and ...

1

Roberto Clemente

Roberto Clemente Walker (August 18, 1934 December 31, 1972) was a Major League Baseball right fielder ...

1

Robin G. Collingwood

5

Roger Craig

Roger Craig (born July 10, 1960 in Davenport, Iowa) is a former NFL running back who won three Super ...

1

Ronald Cohen

Sir Ronald Cohen (born 1945) is known as "the father of British venture capital".

1

Rosalind Coward

1

Roy Croft

1

Roy D. Chapin Jr.

1

Ruben Cardenas

1

Rufus Choate

Rufus Choate (October 1, 1799 - July 13, 1859), American lawyer and orator, was born at Ipswich, ...

3

Russel H. Conwell

4

Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe

Russell Ira Crowe (born April 7, 1964) is an Oscar-winning New Zealand film actor.

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S. Maxwell Coder

1

Sammy Cahn

Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a Jewish-American songwriter and musician, playing ...

2

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Samuel Taylor Coleridge (October 21, 1772 July 25, 1834) was an English poet, critic, and philosopher ...

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Sandara Carey

1

Sarah Caldwell

Sarah Caldwell, (born 6 March 1924), is a notable American opera conductor and opera company director.

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Sean Connery

Sean Connery

Sir Thomas Sean Connery KBE (born August 25, 1930 in Edinburgh, Scotland) is an Oscar-winning Scottish ...

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Sebastian Coe

(born Sept. 29, 1956, London, Eng.) British runner. He won his first major race in 1977. He first ran ...

2

Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

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Shannon Crown

Unknown

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Shayra Lanay Clay

Shayra Clay, USA. Writer, poet, and singer.

1

Sheryl Condie

1

Shirley Anita Chisholm

Shirley Anita St. Hill Chisholm (November 30, 1924 - January 1, 2005) was an American politician, ...

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Shirley Conran

Shirley Conran (born September 21, 1932) is the ex-wife of British designer, restaurateur, retailer and ...

2

Sid Caesar

Sid Caesar

Sid Caesar (born Isaac Sidney Caesar on September 8, 1922) is an Emmy-winning comic actor and writer, ...

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Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

Colette was the pen name of the French novelist Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (January 28, 1873 August 3, ...

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Sir Arthur Doyle Conan

Scottish physician and writer, most noted for his stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes

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Sir Edward Coke

Sir Edward Coke

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Sir John Chadwick

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Sir Terence Conran

Sir Terence Conran (born in Surrey on October 4, 1931) is a British designer, restaurateur, retailer ...

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Sri Chinmoy

Sri Chinmoy was born in 1931, Chittagong, India; in what is now Bangladesh. At the age of 12 his ...

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St. Catherine of Genoa

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St. John Chrysosatom

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Stephen Carter

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Stephen Chbosky

He is an American novelist best known for "The Perks of Being a Wallflower". He is also a screenwriter ...

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Stephen R. Covey

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Steve Cauthen

1

Steve Cuthbert

1

Steven Coallier

1

Stuart Chase

2

Stuart Cloete

1

Suma C

1

Susan Coolidge

1

Susanna Clark

1

Ted Cook

2

Terry Cole-Whittaker

1

Theodore L. Cuyler

4

Thomas Campbell

THOMAS CAMPBELL, the poet, was born in his father's ...

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Thomas Campion

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Thomas Carlyle

Thomas Carlyle

Thomas Carlyle (December 4, 1795 - February 5, 1881) was a Scottish essayist, satirist, and historian, ...

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Thomas Carruthers

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Thomas Chatterton

Thomas Chatterton (November 20, 1752 - August 24, 1770) was an English poet and forger of ...

3

Thomas Crum

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Thomas J. Cottle

1

Tiberius Caesar

1

Tom Clancy

2

Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise (born Thomas Cruise Mapother IV on July 3, 1962) is a three-time Academy Award-nominated, ...

2

Tommaso Campanella

Tommaso Campanella

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Tony Campolo

2

Tracy Caulkins

1

Tracy Chapman

1

Trammell Crow

1

Truman Capote

Truman Capote

Truman Capote, Writer. Born: 30 September 1924 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Died: 25 August 1984. Best ...

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Vicomte De Chateaubriand

4

Victor Cherbuliez

1

Victor Cousin

1

Violet Bonham Carter

1

W. A. Clarke

1

W. J. Cameron

2

Wade E. Cutler

1

Walter Chrysler

2

Walter Cronkite

3

Warren Chappell

1

Wayne Calloway

2

Wendy Cope

3

Wendy Craig

1

Will Carleton

1

Will Cuppy

2

Willa Cather

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William C. Clegg

1

William Carey

1

William Casey

1

William Charles

english actor

1

William Cobbett

10

William Collier

1

William Congreve

William Congreve

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William Cowper

William Cowper

William Cowper was an 18th century British poet and philosopher.

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William Crashaw

1

William Ellery Channing

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William Henry Channing

1

William T. Cummings

William Thomas Cummings (1924 - 2006) Liberal Christian clergyman and long-time peace activist with ...

1

William Taylor Copeland

1

Williams Childs

1

Wilt Chamberlain

2

Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill KG OM CH TD FRS PC PC (Can) (30 November 1874 - 24 January 1965) ...

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Wynn Catlin

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