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Born: on September 25, 1897


American writer and Nobel Prize laureate

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Lawyer, Magistrate - American politician


AmericanLeslie RUTLEDGE born Leslie Carol RUTLEDGE

American lawyer and politician, 56th Attorney General of Arkansas

Rutledge, a native of Batesville, Arkansas, is a graduate of Southside High School, the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law. She began her legal career as Clerk for[...]

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Actor - Director - Singer & Musician


AmericanZachary LEVI born Zachary Levi PUGH

American actor, director, and singer

Levi was born in Lake Charles, Louisiana, the son of Susan and Darrell Pugh. He is of Welsh ancestry. When Levi was a child, his family moved across several states before finally heading back to their home in Ventura, California, where he[...]

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Actor - Director

Tommy Lee-JONES

AmericanTommy Lee JONES 

American actor and filmmaker

Jones was born on September 15, 1946, in San Saba, Texas. His mother, Lucille Marie (née Scott), was a police officer, school teacher, and beauty shop owner, and his father, Clyde C. Jones, was an oil field worker. The two were married[...]

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AmericanBuzz WILLIAMS born Brent Langdon WILLIAMS

Coach de basket-ball américain

Brent Langdon Williams grew up in Celina, Texas. He earned a bachelor's degree in kinesiology from Oklahoma City University in 1994 and a master's degree in the same field at Texas A&M University–Kingsville in 1999. Williams married his wife,[...]

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Lawyer, Magistrate


EnglishMelville MACNAGHTEN born Melville Leslie MACNAGHTEN

1853 - 1921
Assistant Commissioner (Crime) of the London Metropolitan Police from 1903 to 1913

The youngest of fifteen children of Elliot Macnaghten, the last Chairman of the British East India Company, Macnaghten was educated at Eton. In his memoirs he describes his schooldays as the happiest of his life, even going so far as to write[...]

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Singer & Musician


EnglishMick FLEETWOOD born Michael John Kells FLEETWOOD

British musician and actor, best known for his role as the drummer and co-founder of the rock band Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood was born in Redruth, second child to John Joseph Kells Fleetwood and Bridget Maureen (née Brereton) Fleetwood. His elder sister Susan Fleetwood, who died of cancer in 1995, became an actress. In early childhood Fleetwood and his[...]

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