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  • Sancha of Castile, Queen of Aragon (863)

    Sancha of Castile was the only surviving child of King Alfonso VII of Castile by his second...

  • Phil Taylor (63)

    Phil Taylor, better known as "Philthy Animal" Taylor or "Philthy" Phil Taylor is a professional...

  • Graham West (44)

    Graham James West, a former Australian politician, was a member of the New South Wales...

  • Yitzhak Isaac Halevy Rabinowitz (170)

    Yitzhak Isaac Halevy was a rabbi, Jewish historian, and founder of the Agudath Israel...

  • Richard Hieb (62)

    Richard James Hieb is a former NASA astronaut and a veteran of three space shuttle missions. He...

  • Dwayne Bowe (33)

    Dwayne Lorenzo Bowe is an American football wide receiver for the Kansas City Chiefs of the...

  • István Széchenyi (226)

    Count István Széchenyi de Sárvár-Felsővidék was a Hungarian politician, theorist and writer, one...

  • Moritz von Jacobi (216)

    Moritz Hermann von Jacobi was a German engineer and physicist born in Potsdam. Jacobi worked...

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