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Born: on July 18, 1899


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American politician - American Civil War, Mexican-American War, War of 1812 - Lawyer, judge


AmericanMilton A. CANDLER born Milton Anthony CANDLER

1837 - 1909
American lawyer, Confederate officer and politician

Candler was born in Campbellton (then the seat of Campbell County but since 1932 in Fulton County, Georgia). He was the first child of the former Martha Bernetta Beall (1819-1897) of Bartow County, and her husband Samuel Charles Candler[...]

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Industrialist, Businessman


AmericanRonald BURKLE born Ronald Wayne BURKLE

American billionaire businessman, co-founder and managing partner of The Yucaipa Companies, LLC

Ron Burkle was born on November 12, 1952, the elder of two sons, to Betty and Joseph Burkle in Pomona, California. Joseph worked seven days a week, managing a Stater Bros. grocery store in Pomona and investing his savings in apartment buildings.[...]

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Harrison Gray-OTIS

AmericanHarrison Gray OTIS 

1837 - 1917
President and general manager of the Times-Mirror Company, publisher of the Los Angeles Times

Otis was born near Marietta, Ohio, on February 10, 1837, the son of Stephen and Sally (Dyar) Otis. His father was from Vermont and his mother, a native of Nova Scotia, Canada, came to Ohio from Boston, Massachusetts, with her family. The young[...]

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ScottishDavid TENNANT born David John MACDONALD

Scottish actor

Tennant was born David John McDonald on 18 April 1971 in Bathgate, West Lothian, the son of Alexander "Sandy" McDonald (1937–2016), a minister who served as the Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, and Helen McLeod[...]

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AmericanDavid HARBOUR born David Kenneth HARBOUR

American actor

Harbour was born in White Plains, New York to parents Kenneth and Nancy (née Riley) Harbour. Both of his parents work in real estate, his mother in residential and his father in commercial. He attended Byram Hills High School in Armonk, New[...]

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AmericanHarry CHANDLER 

1864 - 1944
American newspaper publisher and investor who became owner of the largest real estate empire in the U.S.

Harry Chandler was born in Landaff, New Hampshire to Moses K. and Emma J. (Little) Chandler. He attended Dartmouth College, and on a dare, he jumped into a vat of starch that had frozen over during winter, which led to severe pneumonia. He[...]

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