Berenice, 1898–1991, U.S. photographer.
Edith, 1876–1957, and her sister Grace, 1878–1939, U.S. social reformers.
[ed-vil gair-hahrt] /ˈɛd vɪl ˈgɛər hɑrt/ (Show IPA), 1871–1938, U.S. orthopedist.
George, 1887–1995, U.S. playwright, director, and producer.
Jacob, 1803–79, and his son, Lyman, 1835–1922, U.S. clergymen and writers.
Sir John Joseph Caldwell, 1821–93, Canadian political leader: prime minister 1891–92.
[seng-stak] /ˈsɛŋ stæk/ (Show IPA), 1868–1940, U.S. newspaper publisher.
William (“Bud”) 1898–1974, U.S. actor, producer, and comedian, best known as the straight man of Abbott and Costello.
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Robert, 1925–2006, U.S. film director, producer, and screenwriter. Sidney, born 1939, U.S. biologist, born in Canada: shared Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1989. Contemporary Examples My Pal Paul Newman A. E. Hotchner March 18, 2010 Coffee Talk with Ethan Hawke: On ‘Boyhood,’ Jennifer Lawrence, and Bill Clinton’s Urinal Exchange Marlow Stern December 26, 2014 The World’s […]
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Robert Stephenson Smyth [smahyth] /smaɪθ/ (Show IPA), 1st Baron, 1857–1941, British general who founded the Boy Scouts in 1908 and, with his sister Lady Agnes, the Girl Guides in 1910. Historical Examples The Story of Baden-Powell Harold Begbie The Book of the Damned Charles Fort Adventure Jack London Peeps at Postage Stamps Stanley Currie Johnson […]
Robert [roh-bert] /ˈroʊ bɛrt/ (Show IPA), 1876–1936, Austrian physician: Nobel Prize 1914. noun Robert. 1876–1936, Austrian physician; devised the Bárány test, which detects diseases of the semicircular canals of the inner ear: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1914