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Born: on July 22, 1907

Phillips HOLMES

American film actor

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Sanford B.-DOLE

AmericanSanford B. DOLE born Sanford Ballard DOLE

1844 - 1926
Lawyer and jurist in the Hawaiian Islands

Dole was born in Honolulu to Protestant Christian missionaries from Maine in the United States. His father was Daniel Dole (1808–1878) principal at Punahou School and mother was Emily Hoyt Ballard (1808–1844). His mother died from[...]

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American politician


AmericanElbridge GERRY 

1744 - 1814
American statesman and diplomat, 5th Vice President of the United States

Elbridge Gerry was born in Marblehead, Massachusetts. His father, Thomas Gerry, was a merchant operating ships out of Marblehead, and his mother, Elizabeth (Greenleaf) Gerry, was the daughter of a successful Boston merchant. Gerry's first name[...]

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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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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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Industrialist, Businessman


AmericanDon LAUGHLIN born Donald Joseph LAUGHLIN

American gambling entrepreneur, hotelier and rancher

A native of Owatonna, Minnesota, Laughlin worked winters during his youth as a fur trapper. He took the profits and used them to purchase slot machines for installation in hunting lodges. The young businessman was making $500 a week when his[...]

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AmericanBing RUSSELL born Neil Oliver RUSSELL

1926 - 2003
American actor and baseball club owner

Russell was born Neil Oliver Russell in Brattleboro, Vermont, the son of Ruth Stewart (née Vogel) and Warren Oliver Russell. He always wanted to become an actor and studied drama at Brattleboro Middletown High School. As a boy, he was[...]

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