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Swami Vivekananda
Swami VivekanandaJanuary 12, 1863 - July 4, 1902
Sholom Aleichem
Sholom AleichemMarch 2, 1859 - May 13, 1916
Sigmund Freud
Sigmund FreudMay 6, 1856 - September 23, 1939
Sigmund Freud (/frɔɪd/; German pronunciation: [ˈziːkmʊnt ˈfʁɔʏ̯t]; born Sigismund Schlomo Freud; 6 May 1856 – 23 September 1939) was an Austrian neurologist, now known as the father of psychoanalysis. Freud qualified as a doctor of medicine at the University of Vienna in 1881, and then carried out research into cerebral palsy, aphasia and microscopic neuroanatomy at the Vienna General Hospital. Upon completing his habilitation in 1895, he was appointed a docent in neuropathology in the same year and became an affiliated professor (professor extraordinarius) in 1902. In creating...
Susan B. Anthony
Susan B. AnthonyFebruary 15, 1820 - March 13, 1906
Susan Brownell Anthony (February 15, 1820 – March 13, 1906) was an American social reformer and feminist who played a pivotal role in the women's suffrage movement. Born into a Quaker family committed to social equality, she collected anti-slavery petitions at the age of 17. In 1856, she became the New York state agent for the American Anti-Slavery Society. In 1851, she met Elizabeth Cady Stanton, who became her lifelong friend and co-worker in social reform activities, primarily in the field of women's rights. In 1852, they founded the New York Women's State Temperance Society after...
Saint Francis de Sales
Saint Francis de SalesAugust 21, 1567 - December 28, 1622
Sam Ewing
Sam EwingApril 9, 1949 -
Samuel James Ewing (born April 9, 1949) is a former baseball player for the Chicago White Sox and the Toronto Blue Jays. He batted left and threw right. Ewing attended the University of Tennessee, where he was an All=American. Ewing had a collegiate batting average of .412, hitting a high .464 in his Junior year.. Ewing was drafted in the first round by Montreal Expos (1969) and Chicago White Sox's. In Ewing's first major league game, he struck out 4 straight times by Nolan Ryan, who struck out 17 with the Anaheim Angels. His final American League game was on October 1, 1978. Afterwards he...
Steve Prefontaine
Steve PrefontaineJanuary 25, 1951 - May 30, 1975
Sammy Hagar
Sammy HagarOctober 13, 1947 -
Samuel Roy "Sammy" Hagar (born October 13, 1947), also known as The Red Rocker, is an American rock vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and musician. Hagar came to prominence in the 1970s with the hard rock band Montrose. He afterwards launched a successful solo career, scoring an enduring hit in 1984 with "I Can't Drive 55". He enjoyed huge commercial success when he replaced David Lee Roth as the lead singer of Van Halen in 1985, but left the band in 1996. He returned to the band for a 2 year reunion from 2003 to 2005. On March 12, 2007, Hagar was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as...
Scott Hamilton
Scott HamiltonAugust 13, 1958 -