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Erma Bombeck E. O. Wilson Epicurus Eudora Welty Ernie Banks Elayne Boosler Edward de Bono Eleanor Roosevelt E. B. White Ednita Nazario Elizabeth Cady Stanton Elizabeth Bowen Elizabeth Wurtzel Edward Abbey Elizabeth Barrett Browning Edward Everett Hale Edmund Burke Ethel Barrymore Erin Cummings
Eleanor Roosevelt
Eleanor RooseveltOctober 11, 1884 - November 7, 1962
Erma Bombeck
Erma BombeckFebruary 21, 1927 - April 22, 1996
Erma Louise Bombeck (née Fiste; February 21, 1927 – April 22, 1996) was an American humorist who achieved great popularity for her newspaper column that described suburban home life from the mid-1960s until the late 1990s. Bombeck also published 15 books, most of which became bestsellers. From 1965 to 1996, Erma Bombeck wrote over 4,000 newspaper columns, using broad and sometimes eloquent humor, chronicling the ordinary life of a midwestern suburban housewife. By the 1970s, her columns were read twice-weekly by 30 million readers of the 900 newspapers in the U.S. and Canada....
Edmund Burke
Edmund BurkeJanuary 12, 1729 - July 9, 1797
Edmund Burke PC (/bɜrk/; 12 January [NS] 1729 – 9 July 1797) was an Irish statesman born in Dublin; author, orator, political theorist, and philosopher, who, after moving to England, served for many years in the House of Commons of Great Britain as a member of the Whig party. Mainly, he is remembered for his support of the cause of the American Revolutionaries, Catholic emancipation, the impeachment of Warren Hastings from the East India Company, and for his later opposition to the French Revolution. The latter led to his becoming the leading figure within the conservative faction of the...
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Elisabeth Kubler-RossJuly 8, 1926 - August 24, 2004
Epicurus
Epicurus 341 BC - 271 BC
Epicurus (/ˌɛpɪˈkjʊərəs/ or /ˌɛpɪˈkjɔːrəs/; Greek: Ἐπίκουρος, Epíkouros, "ally, comrade"; 341–270 BC) was an ancient Greek philosopher as well as the founder of the school of philosophy called Epicureanism. Only a few fragments and letters of Epicurus's 300 written works remain. Much of what is known about Epicurean philosophy derives from later followers and commentators. For Epicurus, the purpose of philosophy was to attain the happy, tranquil life, characterized by ataraxia—peace and freedom from fear—and aponia—the absence of pain—and by living a...
Earl Nightingale
Earl NightingaleMarch 12, 1921 - March 25, 1989
Elayne Boosler
Elayne BooslerAugust 18, 1952 -
Elayne Boosler (born August 18, 1952) is an American comedian and advocate for animal rescue. Boosler was born into a Jewish family and raised in Brooklyn. She was the youngest child and only daughter of her father, a Russian acrobat, and her mother, a Romanian ballerina. She attended public schools in Brooklyn, including Shellbank Junior High School and Sheepshead Bay High School. Boosler is married to Bill Siddons, music industry executive and former manager of The Doors....
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
Edward G. Bulwer-LyttonMay 25, 1803 - January 18, 1873
E. B. White
E. B. WhiteJuly 11, 1899 - October 1, 1985