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Born: on September 28, 1839


American educator, temperance reformer, and women's suffragist

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Industrialist, Businessman


AmericanTim BLIXSETH born Timothy Lee BLIXSETH

American real estate developer, record producer, songwriter and timber baron

He was a co-founder of the Yellowstone Club in Montana. In 2006, Blixseth was featured in the Forbes 400 List of wealthiest Americans with a net worth of $1.3 billion. However, based on court records from his 2009 divorce, news reports estimated[...]

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Elizabeth Ann-BLAESING

AmericanElizabeth Ann BLAESING born Elizabeth Ann BRITTON HARDING

1919 - 2005
Daughter of Warren G. Harding, the 29th President of the United States, and his mistress, Nan Britton

Elizabeth Ann Britton Harding Blaesing (October 22, 1919 – November 17, 2005) was the daughter of Warren G. Harding, the 29th President of the United States, and his mistress, Nan Britton. Harding and Britton, who both lived in Marion, Ohio,[...]

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Singer & Musician


AmericanHolly WILLIAMS born Holly Audrey WILLIAMS

American singer-songwriter and musician

She is the granddaughter of Hank Williams Sr., the niece of Jett Williams, daughter of Hank Williams Jr. and half-sister of Hank Williams III. Williams has released three studio albums: The Ones We Never Knew in 2004, Here with Me in 2009 and[...]

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AmericanJane RUSSELL born Ernestine Jane Geraldine RUSSELL

1921 - 2011
American film actress and one of Hollywood's leading sex symbols in the 1940s and 1950s

Russell moved from the Midwestern United States to California, where she had her first film role in Howard Hughes' The Outlaw (1943). In 1947, Russell delved into music before returning to films. After starring in several films in the 1950s,[...]

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AmericanChadwick BOSEMAN born Chadwick Aaron BOSEMAN

1976 - 2020
American actor

After studying directing at Howard University, he landed his first major role as a series regular on Persons Unknown (2010). Boseman's breakthrough performance came as baseball player Jackie Robinson in the biographical film 42 (2013). He[...]

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American politician


AmericanHogan GIDLEY born John Hogan GIDLEY

American political aide who served as White House Deputy Press Secretary from 2019 to 2020

He previously served as a Junior Deputy Press Secretary from 2017 to 2019. In July, 2020, Gidley became the press secretary of the Trump presidential re-election campaign.

Gidley was born in El Dorado, Arkansas. He graduated from[...]

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