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Taraji P. Henson Tori Amos Thomas Merton Tommy Cooper Terry Pratchett Tom DeLay Theodore Parker Tom Petty Trey Parker Tyler Perry Thomas Paine
Thomas A. Edison
Thomas A. EdisonFebruary 11, 1847 - October 18, 1931
Thomas Merton
Thomas MertonJanuary 31, 1915 - December 10, 1968
Thomas Merton, O.C.S.O. (January 31, 1915 – December 10, 1968) was an American Catholic writer and mystic. A Trappist monk of the Abbey of Gethsemani, Kentucky, he was a poet, social activist, and student of comparative religion. In 1949, he was ordained to the priesthood and given the name Father Louis. Merton wrote more than 70 books, mostly on spirituality, social justice and a quiet pacifism, as well as scores of essays and reviews. Among Merton's most enduring works is his bestselling autobiography The Seven Storey Mountain (1948), which sent scores of World War II veterans, students,...
Thomas Paine
Thomas PaineJanuary 29, 1737 - June 8, 1809
Terry Pratchett
Terry PratchettApril 28, 1948 -
Tom DeLay
Tom DeLayApril 8, 1947 -
Thomas Dale "Tom" DeLay (/dəˈleɪ/; born April 8, 1947) is a former member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Texas's 22nd congressional district from 1985 until 2006. He was Republican Party (GOP) House Majority Leader from 2003–05. DeLay began his career as a politician in 1978 when he was elected to the Texas House of Representatives. In 1985, he became a born-again Christian. In 1988, after just a few years in the U.S. House, Tom DeLay was appointed Deputy Minority Whip. In 1994 he helped Newt Gingrich effect the Republican Revolution, which gave the...
Tori Amos
Tori AmosAugust 22, 1963 -
Tori Amos (born Myra Ellen Amos; August 22, 1963) is an American singer-songwriter, pianist and composer. She is a classically-trained musician and has a mezzo-soprano vocal range. She has been nominated eight times for a Grammy Award. Having already begun composing instrumental pieces on piano, Amos won a full scholarship to the Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins University, the youngest person ever to have been admitted, at age five. She was expelled at age eleven for, in her own words, insisting on playing by ear and because of her interest in popular rock music. Amos originally served as...
Tom Peters
Tom PetersNovember 7, 1942 -
Tyler Perry
Tyler PerrySeptember 14, 1969 -
Tom Petty
Tom PettyOctober 20, 1953 -
Tommy Cooper
Tommy CooperMarch 19, 1921 - April 15, 1984
Thomas Frederick "Tommy" Cooper (19 March 1921 – 15 April 1984) was a Welsh prop comedian and magician. Cooper was a member of the Magic Circle, and respected by traditional magicians. He was famed for his red fez, and his appearance was large and lumbering, at 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m) and more than 15 stone (210 lb; 95 kg) in weight. On 15 April 1984, Cooper collapsed, and died soon afterwards, from a heart attack on national television. ...