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Born: on October 18, 1921


Five-term Republican United States Senator from North Carolina

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AmericanMarjorie REYNOLDS born Marjorie Bell GOODSPEED

1917 - 1997
American film/television actress and dancer

The daughter of a doctor and his wife, Reynolds was born Marjorie Goodspeed in Buhl, Idaho. She acted under the names of both Goodspeed and as Marjorie Moore. When she was 3 years old, her family moved to Los Angeles, California. She began to[...]

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AmericanVictor MCLAGLEN born Victor Andrew de Bier Everleigh MCLAGLEN

1886 - 1959
British-American film actor

McLaglen claimed to have been born in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, although his birth certificate records Stepney in the East End of London as his true birthplace. His father, Andrew Charles Albert McClaglen, was later a bishop of the Free Protestant[...]

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Industrialist, Businessman


AmericanWilber HARDEE 

1918 - 2008
Founder of the American fast-food restaurant chain Hardee's

Wilber Hardee was born in Martin County, North Carolina, on August 15, 1918. His first name is commonly misspelled as Wilbur, but Wilber is the way he spelled it himself. Raised on his family's farm, he eventually left the family business to[...]

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Sciences - Other - Industrialist, Businessman


AmericanEpes RANDOLPH 

1856 - 1921
American civil engineer and businessman who constructed railroads in America's South, Ohio, Arizona, California, and Mexico

Randolph was born in Lunenburg County, Virginia. His parents were also natives of Virginia, his father, William Eston Randolph, having been born in Clarke County, and his mother, Sarah Lavinia Epes, in Lunenburg County.


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Actor - Director


AmericanBen FALCONE born Benjamin Scott FALCONE

American actor, comedian and filmmaker

Falcone was born in Carbondale, Illinois, the son of Peg and Steve Falcone.

Falcone married his longtime girlfriend, actress Melissa McCarthy, on October 8, 2005, with whom he has two daughters.

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Fictional character


American. SCOOBY-DOO 

Eponymous character and protagonist of the animated television franchise of the same name

Scooby-Doo is the eponymous character and protagonist of the animated television franchise of the same name created in 1969 by the American animation company Hanna-Barbera. He is a male Great Dane and lifelong companion of amateur detective[...]

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