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  • Joe Wilder (97)

    Joe Wilder is an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. Wilder was awarded the...

  • Julius Erving (69)

    Julius Winfield Erving II, commonly known by the nickname Dr. J, is a retired American...

  • Del Wood (99)

    Polly Adelaide Hendricks Hazelwood, known professionally as Del Wood, was an American pianist.

  • Zitkala-Sa (143)

    Zitkala-Ša, also known by the missionary-given name Gertrude Simmons Bonnin, was a Sioux writer,...

  • Nader Khalili (83)

    Nader Khalili was an Iranian-born architect, writer, and humanitarian.

  • Charles Shaw-Lefevre, 1st Viscount Eversley (225)

    Charles Shaw-Lefevre, 1st Viscount Eversley GCB, PC, was a British Whig politician. He served as...

  • Norman Lindsay (140)

    Norman Alfred William Lindsay was an Australian artist, sculptor, writer, editorial cartoonist,...

  • Rómulo Betancourt (111)

    Rómulo Ernesto Betancourt Bello, known as "The Father of Venezuelan Democracy", was President of...

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