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Earl Nightingale
Earl NightingaleMarch 12, 1921 - March 25, 1989
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
Edward G. Bulwer-LyttonMay 25, 1803 - January 18, 1873
E. B. White
E. B. WhiteJuly 11, 1899 - October 1, 1985
Edward Abbey
Edward AbbeyJanuary 29, 1927 - March 14, 1989
Edward Paul Abbey (January 29, 1927 – March 14, 1989) was an American author and essayist noted for his advocacy of environmental issues, criticism of public land policies, and anarchist political views. His best-known works include the novel The Monkey Wrench Gang, which has been cited as an inspiration by radical environmental groups, and the non-fiction work Desert Solitaire....
Earl Wilson
Earl WilsonMay 3, 1907 - January 16, 1987
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Elizabeth Cady StantonNovember 12, 1815 - October 26, 1902
Ernie Banks
Ernest "Ernie" Banks (January 31, 1931 – January 23, 2015), nicknamed "Mr. Cub" and "Mr. Sunshine", was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) shortstop and first baseman for the Chicago Cubs, from 1953 through 1971. Banks was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1977, and was named to the Major League Baseball All-Century Team in 1999. Banks is regarded by some as one of the greatest players of all time. He began his professional baseball career in 1950, playing for the Kansas City Monarchs in the Negro leagues. He served in the US military for two years and returned to the...
Emily Carr
Emily CarrDecember 13, 1871 - March 2, 1945
Emily Carr (December 13, 1871 – March 2, 1945) was a Canadian artist and writer heavily inspired by the Indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest Coast. One of the first painters in Canada to adopt a Modernist and Post-Impressionist painting style, Carr did not receive widespread recognition for her work until late in her life. As she matured, the subject matter of her painting shifted from aboriginal themes to landscapes—forest scenes in particular. As a writer, Carr was one of the earliest chroniclers of life in British Columbia. The Canadian Encyclopedia describes her as a "Canadian...