Robert Vaughn of 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E.' fame dies at 83
Actor Robert Vaughn, best known for playing Napoleon Solo on the NBC spy drama The Man From Uncle, has died after battling leukemia.
David Cassidy
Taken from the first and perhaps greatest TV sh... (more) Added: December 13, 2007 Taken from the first and perhaps greatest TV show to combine music with a ...
Fanny Crosby
This is the amazing biography of the blind hymn writer, Fanny Crosby. As the writer of more than 10000 hymns, all penned after the age of 40, she is credite...
Frederic Remington
Frederic Sackrider Remington was born in Canton, New York, in 1861. He started art studies at Yale, but got bored and switched to athletics, starring both as...
Robert Vaughn of 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E.' fame dies at 83
Actor Robert Vaughn, best known for playing Napoleon Solo on the NBC spy drama The Man From Uncle, has died after battling leukemia.
Karen Kopins
Karen Kopins Shaw (born October 10, 1961) is an American actress and former model.
Kopins was Miss Connecticut 1977, having entered the pageant as Miss Ridgefield. Kopins graduated from Marymount ...
Maurice Sendak
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The Iceman Cometh
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Frederic Remington
Frederic Sackrider Remington (October 4, 1861 – December 26, 1909) was an American painter, illustrator, sculptor, and writer who specialized in depictions of the Old American West, specifically conce...
Henry Luce
Henry Robinson Luce (April 3, 1898 – February 28, 1967), an American magazine magnate, was called "the most influential private citizen in the America of his day". He launched and closely supervised...
J. Alden Weir
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Norman Thomas
Norman Mattoon Thomas (November 20, 1884 – December 19, 1968) was an American Presbyterian minister who achieved fame as a socialist, pacifist, and six-time presidential candidate for the Social...
John H. Frey
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Alex North
Alex North (December 4, 1910 – September 8, 1991) was an American composer best known for his many film scores, including A Streetcar Named Desire (one of the first jazz-based film scores), Viv...
Phineas C. Lounsbury
Phineas Chapman Lounsbury (January 10, 1841 - June 22, 1925) was an American politician and the 53rd Governor of Connecticut.
Lounsbury was born in Ridgefield, Connecticut on January 10, 1841, the...
Lazarus Laughed
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Robert Fitzgerald
Robert Stuart Fitzgerald (/fɪtsˈdʒɛrəld/; 12 October 1910 – 16 January 1985) was an American poet, critic and translator whose renderings of the Greek classics "became standard works for a generation ...
George E. Lounsbury
George Edward Lounsbury (May 7, 1838 – August 16, 1904) was an American politician and the 58th Governor of Connecticut from 1899 to 1901.
Lounsbury was born in Poundridge, New York on May 7, 1838...
Samuel Griswold Goodrich
Samuel Griswold Goodrich (August 19, 1793 – May 9, 1860) was an American author, better known under the pseudonym Peter Parley.
Goodrich was born at Ridgefield, Connecticut, the son of a Con...
Alice Paul
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Cass Gilbert
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Chris Winnes
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Carolyn Kepcher
Carolyn Kepcher (born January 30, 1969) is an American businesswoman, perhaps best known for her regular appearances on the NBC television program The Apprentice. She was formerly the Executive Vice P...
Ah, Wilderness!
Ah, Wilderness! is a comedy by American playwright Eugene O'Neill that premiered on Broadway at the Guild Theatre on 2 October 1933.The play was included in Burns Mantle's The Best Plays of 1933-1934....
Orlando Busino
Orlando Busino (born 1926 in Binghamton, New York) is a US artist whose cartoons have appeared in McCalls, Reader's Digest, Good Housekeeping, Saturday Evening Post, and many other magazines. Busino a...
Mahonri Young
Mahonri Macintosh Young (August 9, 1877 – November 2, 1957) was an American sculptor and artist. Although he lived most of his life in New York City, two of his works, the This Is The Place Monu...
Chris Elliott
Christopher Nash "Chris" Elliott (born May 31, 1960) is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is best known for his comedic sketches on Late Night with David Letterman, starring in the cult come...
Jeremiah Donovan
Jeremiah Donovan (October 18, 1857 – April 22, 1935) was a saloon owner and Democratic politician in Norwalk, Connecticut. He was a member of the Connecticut House of Representatives in 1903 and 1904....
Noël Regney
Noël Regney (19 August 1922 - 22 November 2002), World War II veteran and French songwriter, composed the Christmas standard "Do You Hear What I Hear?" with his then-wife Gloria Shayne Baker in 1962....