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Born: on April 05, 1761


Heroine of the American Revolutionary War who is famous for her night ride on April 26, 1777 to alert American colonial forces to the approach of the British

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Author - Journalist


AmericanMichael WOLFF 

American author, essayist, journalist, and a columnist and contributor to USA Today, The Hollywood Reporter, and the UK edition of GQ

Michael Wolff was born in Paterson, New Jersey, the son of Lewis Allen Wolff (October 10, 1920 – February 18, 1984), an advertising professional, and Marguerite (Vanderwerf) "Van" Wolff (November 7, 1925 – September 17, 2012) a reporter for[...]

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Industrialist, Businessman


AmericanSteven MNUCHIN born Steven Terner MNUCHIN

American investment banker and 77th Secretary of the Treasury for the United States

Steven Mnuchin was born on December 21, 1962, in New York City, the second-youngest son in his family. Mnuchin's family is Jewish. He is the son of Robert E. Mnuchin of Washington, Connecticut, and Elaine Terner Cooper of New York. Robert[...]

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American Civil War, Mexican-American War, War of 1812

Charles Manigault-MORRIS

AmericanCharles Manigault MORRIS 

1820 - 1895
Officer in the United States Navy and later in the Confederate States Navy

Morris was born in South Carolina and entered the United States Navy as a midshipman in December 1837. He was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant in 1851, but resigned his commission in January 1861 following South Carolina's secession. In March,[...]

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Singer & Musician


AmericanRichie RAMONE born Richard REINHARDT

American drummer best known for being the drummer for the punk band the Ramones

Reinhardt joined the Ramones in February 1983 before the release of Subterranean Jungle, and appears in two music videos from that album, although he did not play on the record itself. In his first months with the group he broke the tradition of[...]

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Bandit, burglar, crook, privateer - Murderer, rapist


AustralianNed KELLY born Edward KELLY

1854 - 1880
Australian bushranger, outlaw, gang leader and convicted police murderer

Kelly's father, John Kelly (known as "Red"), was born in 1820 in Moyglass, near Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland, to Thomas and Mary (née Cody). At the age of 21, he was found guilty of stealing two pigs and was transported on the Prince[...]

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AmericanRicardo MONTALBAN born Ricardo Gonzalo Pedro MONTALBAN Y MERINO

1920 - 2009
American television and film actor

Montalbán was born on 25 November 1920 in Mexico City and grew up in Torreón, the son of Spanish immigrants Ricarda Merino Jiménez and Genaro Balbino Montalbán Busano, a store manager, who raised him as a Catholic. He was born with an[...]

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