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  • Kay Hagan (62)

    Janet Kay Ruthven Hagan is the junior United States Senator from North Carolina, in office since...

  • Richard Christopher Carrington (189)

    Richard Christopher Carrington was an English amateur astronomer whose 1859 astronomical...

  • John Wesley Hardin (162)

    John Wesley Hardin was an American outlaw, gunfighter, and controversial folk icon of the Old...

  • Masaharu Morimoto (60)

    Masaharu Morimoto is a Japanese chef, best known as an Iron Chef on the Japanese TV cooking show...

  • Spencer Gore (137)

    Spencer Frederick Gore was a British painter of landscapes, music-hall scenes and interiors,...

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