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  • Tobias Cole (51)

    Tobias Martin Piers Trevor Cole is an Australian countertenor and leading artist with Opera...

  • Slavko Löwy (118)

    Slavko Löwy was well-known Croatian architect.

  • Athanase Laurent Charles Coquerel (227)

    Athanase Laurent Charles Coquerel was a French Protestant theologian, born in Paris, elected...

  • Jose M. Hernandez (60)

    José Moreno Hernández, is an American engineer and a former NASA astronaut. Hernández was born...

  • Shane Orio (42)

    Shane Moody-Orio is a Belizean football goalkeeper, who plays for C.D. Marathón in the Honduras...

  • Alain Corneau (79)

    Alain Corneau was a French film director and writer. Corneau was born in Meung-sur-Loire,...

  • Andries Cornelis Dirk de Graeff (150)

    Jonkheer Andries Cornelis Dirk de Graeff was a Governor General of Dutch East Indies and a Dutch...

  • Tyler Yates (45)

    Tyler Kali Yates is a former Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher Yates attended the...

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  • Is there a way to search by last name only?
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    • Hey Kathleen -- great idea! We've just added the option to also search by last name...
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  • I was not able to find anything on the famous artist Do Ho Suh
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  • Luciano Vssalo was an Ethiopian Foot Ball Player / Captain / Coach of the Ethiopian National Team. In 1962 the National Team has won the 3rd African Cup against Egypt. Ethiopia 4 - 2 Egypt .
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