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James Buchanan-EADS
Born: on May 23, 1820

James Buchanan EADS

American civil engineer and inventor, holding more than 50 patents

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EnglishCrispian MILLS born Crispian John David BOULTING

English singer, songwriter, guitarist and film director

Mills was born in Hammersmith, London, England on 18 January 1973. His mother, Hayley Mills, had made her name as a child star in the 1960s, and met Mills' father, Roy Boulting, on the set of light British comedy The Family Way. At the time,[...]

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AmericanBo BRINKMAN born Chester Harry BRINKMAN

American actor

Bo Brinkman was born on September 17, 1956 in Pasadena, Texas, USA as Chester Harry Brinkman III. He is an actor and director, known for Gettysburg (1993), Gods and Generals (2003) and Ice House (1989).

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AmericanMelissa GILBERT born Melissa Ellen GILBERT

American actress and television director

Gilbert was born in Los Angeles, California to a newly engaged couple, David Darlington and Kathy Wood, and was put up for adoption immediately after birth. She was adopted one day later by actor and comedian Paul Gilbert (born Ed MacMahon, he[...]

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Actor - Author


AmericanHildy PARKS born Hilda Deforrest PARKS

1926 - 2004
American actress and writer

Born in Washington, D.C., Parks pursued acting following her graduation from the University of Virginia. She made her New York City stage debut as Curley's wife in Of Mice and Men.

Parks made her screen debut in The Night Holds[...]

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Inventor - Industrialist, Businessman

James L.-KRAFT

AmericanJames L. KRAFT born James Lewis KRAFT

1874 - 1953
Canadian-American entrepreneur and inventor

Kraft was born near Stevensville, Ontario, Canada, to Mennonite parents, Minerva Alice (Tripp) and George Franklin Kraft, a farmer. He was of German origin. Kraft was the first to patent processed cheese. Kraft was educated in the Stevensville[...]

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AmericanVictoria HORNE 

1911 - 2003
American character actress

She was born in New York City, New York on November 1, 1911 to Ignatz Hornstein (who emigrated from Braila, Romania) and Mary Louise Schoenwetter Hornstein. She was the second of four children. The family named was changed to Horne when she was[...]

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