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Born: on August 29, 1936


United States Senator from Arizona

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Author - Journalist - Publisher


AmericanA. J. JACOBS born Arnold Stephen JACOBS

American journalist, author, and lecturer, editor Esquire

Jacobs was born in New York City to secular Jewish parents Arnold Jacobs Sr., a lawyer, and Ellen Kheel. He has one sister, Beryl Jacobs. He was educated at The Dalton School and Brown University.

Jacobs has said that he sees his[...]

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Actor - Singer & Musician


AmericanRomina POWER born Romina Francesca POWER

American singer and actress

Born in Los Angeles, Romina Power is the eldest daughter of American screen idol Tyrone Power and his second wife, actress Linda Christian.

After her parents divorced in 1956 her mother took Romina and her younger sister Taryn to[...]

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Journalist - Television & Radio Host - American


AmericanChris CUOMO born Christopher Charles CUOMO

American television journalist

Cuomo was born in the New York City borough of Queens. He attended The Albany Academy, received his undergraduate degree from Yale University, and his Juris Doctor from Fordham University and is a licensed attorney.

Cuomo's early[...]

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AmericanCary GRANT born Archibald Alexander LEACH

1904 - 1986
English stage and Hollywood film actor who became an American citizen in 1942

Archibald Alexander Leach was born at 15 Hughenden Road, Horfield, Bristol, England, the only surviving child of Elsie Maria (née Kingdon) Leach (1877–1973) and Elias James Leach (1873–1935). Young Archie Leach, whose mother had[...]

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AmericanTyrone POWER born Tyrone Edmund POWER

1914 - 1958
American film and stage actor

Power was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the only son of Helen Emma "Patia" (née Reaume) and the English-born American stage and screen actor Tyrone Power, Sr., often known by his first name 'Fred'. Power was descended from a long theatrical[...]

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AmericanHank JONES, JR. born Henry Z. JONES, JR.

Fellow of the American Society of Genealogists and former actor

Jones has published several books detailing genealogical data on German immigrations to England, Ireland and the United States. His book, The Palatine Families of New York - 1710 received the Donald Lines Jacobus award as the best genealogical[...]

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