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Born: on July 24, 1900


American novelist

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Actor - Singer & Musician


AmericanDove CAMERON born Chloe Celeste HOSTERMAN

American actress and singer

Cameron was born in Seattle, Washington as Chloe Celeste Hosterman. She is the daughter of Philip Alan Hosterman and Bonnie Wallace, who later divorced, and has an older sister, Claire Hosterman. She grew up in Bainbridge Island, Washington.[...]

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Inventor - Industrialist, Businessman


AmericanPaul Weeks LITCHFIELD 

1875 - 1959
President of the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

He was an executive of the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company who came to the Phoenix area in 1916 in search of suitable land to farm a long-staple cotton that had previously been available only from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia and from[...]

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Roger Nash-BALDWIN

AmericanRoger Nash BALDWIN 

1884 - 1981
Founder of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

Roger Nash Baldwin was born in Wellesley, Massachusetts to Frank Fenno Baldwin and Lucy Cushing Nash.

He earned his bachelor's and master's degrees at Harvard University; afterwards, he moved to St. Louis on the advice of Louis D.[...]

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AmericanPat BUTTRAM born Maxwell Emmett BUTTRAM

1915 - 1994
American character actor, voice-over artist, comedian, musician, and writer

Buttram was born in Addison in Winston County, Alabama, to Wilson McDaniel Buttram, a Methodist minister, and his wife Mary Emmett Maxwell. He had an older brother, Augustus McDaniel Buttram, and five other elder siblings. When "Pat" Buttram was[...]

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American politician


AmericanVince FOSTER born Vincent Walker FOSTER

1945 - 1993
American politician

Foster was born in Hope, Arkansas, to Alice Mae and Vincent W. Foster. His father became prosperous from real estate sales and development. Vincent had two sisters, Sheila and Sharon. He was a childhood neighbor and friend of Bill Clinton for[...]

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Singer & Musician - World Wars & Contemporary Wars


AmericanGeorge T. BABBITT born George Thornton BABBITT

Retired United States Air Force four-star general, original drummer for The Ventures rock group

As a teenager in the late 1950s, Babbitt became the original drummer for The Ventures rock group. Just before the band gained fame with their huge hit "Walk Don't Run" in 1960, Babbitt had to drop out because he was not old enough to play the[...]

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