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Born: on February 28, 1818


United States Senator from Tennessee

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Actor - Singer & Musician


EnglishSophie HUNTER born Sophie Irene HUNTER

British avant-garde theatre and opera director, playwright, actress, and singer

Born on 16 March 1978, Hunter grew up in Hammersmith, west London. Her mother, Anna Katharine (Gow), worked as an administrator, and her father, Charles Hunter, was an insurance executive who later became a professional card player; the couple[...]

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Adventurer - American Civil War, Mexican-American War, War of 1812


AmericanZebulon PIKE born Zebulon Montgomery PIKE

1779 - 1813
American brigadier general and explorer for whom Pikes Peak in Colorado is named

Pike was born during the Revolutionary War on January 5, 1779 near Lamberton (derived from the Indian pronunciation "Alamatunk"), now called Lamington, in Somerset County, New Jersey. Pike would follow in the footsteps of his father, also named[...]

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EnglishCorin REDGRAVE born Corin William REDGRAVE

1939 - 2010
English actor and far-left political activist

Redgrave was born 16 July 1939 in Marylebone, London, the only son and middle child of actors Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kempson. He was educated at the independent Westminster School and at King's College, Cambridge.

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EnglishLynn REDGRAVE born Lynn Rachel REDGRAVE

1943 - 2010
English actress

Redgrave was born in Marylebone, London, to actors Sir Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kempson. Her sister is actress Vanessa Redgrave; her brother was actor and political activist Corin Redgrave. She was the aunt of writer/director Carlo Gabriel[...]

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EnglishDaisy BEVAN born Daisy Carmen BEVAN

English actress

She is the daughter of actress Joely Richardson and film producer Tim Bevan.

She made her screen debut in 1998 in the film Elizabeth (produced by her father's company, Working Title) at the age of five, and also played a younger[...]

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EnglishCathryn HARRISON born Cathryn Mary Lee HARRISON

English actress

She is the daughter of the actor and singer Noel Harrison and Sara Lee Eberts and the granddaughter of actor Sir Rex Harrison. Her siblings, Simon and Harriet Harrison are also in the acting profession. Cathryn Harrison has half-siblings from[...]

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