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  • John Knox Stewart (161)

    John Knox Stewart was a Representative from New York. Stewart was born in Perth, Fulton County,...

  • Báb (195)

    Siyyid `Alí Muḥammad Shírází was the founder of Bábism, and one of three central figures of the...

  • Martin Joseph Wade (153)

    Martin Joseph Wade was a one-term Democratic U.S. Representative from Iowa's 2nd congressional...

  • Jomo Kenyatta (121)

    Jomo Kenyatta was the leader of Kenya from independence in 1963 to his death in 1978, serving...

  • Thomas Hughes (192)

    Thomas Hughes was an English lawyer, judge and author. He is most famous for his novel Tom...

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