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Alfred North Whitehead Abraham Joshua Heschel Alexander Graham Bell Alice Walker Aleister Crowley Albert Pike Alan Watts Adam Sandler Adam Smith Arnold Schwarzenegger Anthony Burgess Allyson Felix Annie Lennox Anne Morrow Lindbergh Alphonse de Lamartine A. C. Benson
Alice Walker
Alice WalkerFebruary 9, 1944 -
Ann Landers
Ann LandersJuly 4, 1918 - June 22, 2002
Alan Watts
Alan WattsJanuary 6, 1915 - November 16, 1973
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Anne Morrow LindberghJune 22, 1906 - February 7, 2001
Anne Morrow Lindbergh (née Anne Spencer Morrow; June 22, 1906 – February 7, 2001) was an American author, aviator, and the wife of fellow aviator Charles Lindbergh. She was an acclaimed author whose books and articles spanned the genres of poetry to non-fiction, touching upon topics as diverse as youth and age; love and marriage; peace, solitude and contentment, as well as the role of women in the 20th century. Lindbergh's Gift from the Sea is a popular inspirational book, reflecting on the lives of American women....
Alexander Graham Bell
Alexander Graham BellMarch 3, 1847 - August 2, 1922
Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was an eminent Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone. Bell's father, grandfather, and brother had all been associated with work on elocution and speech, and both his mother and wife were deaf, profoundly influencing Bell's life's work. His research on hearing and speech further led him to experiment with hearing devices which eventually culminated in Bell being awarded the first U.S. patent for the telephone in 1876. Bell considered his most famous...
Albert Pike
Albert PikeDecember 29, 1809 - April 2, 1891
Allyson Felix
Allyson FelixNovember 18, 1985 -
Allyson Michelle Felix (born November 18, 1985) is an American track and field sprint athlete, who competes internationally for the United States. Her specialty is the 200 meters, winning the 2012 Olympic gold, two Olympic silver medals, and three world championship golds. She also competes at the 100 meters and the 400 meters distances, winning three Olympic gold medals as a member of the United States' women's relay teams, two at 4 x 400 meters and one as part of the world-record 4 x 100 meters team. Her three gold medals at the 2012 Summer Olympics are the most a female track athlete has...
Aleister Crowley
Aleister CrowleyOctober 12, 1875 - December 1, 1947
Aleister Crowley (/ˈkroʊli/; born Edward Alexander Crowley; 12 October 1875 – 1 December 1947) was an English occultist, ceremonial magician, poet, painter, novelist, and mountaineer. He founded the religion and philosophy of Thelema, in which role he identified himself as the prophet entrusted with guiding humanity into the Æon of Horus in the early 20th century. Born to a wealthy Plymouth Brethren family in Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, Crowley rejected this fundamentalist Christian faith to pursue an interest in Western esotericism. He was educated at the University of...