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  2. Fred Thompson - Wikipedia

    Freddie Dalton Thompson (August 19, 1942 – November 1, 2015) was an American politician, attorney, lobbyist, columnist, actor, and radio personality. A member of the Republican Party, he served as a United States Senator from Tennessee from 1994 to 2003; Thompson was an unsuccessful candidate in the Republican Party presidential primaries for the 2008 United States presidential election.

  3. Bill Foster (character) - Wikipedia

    Bill Foster has appeared in the pages of various comic books, including The Avengers, Power Man, Marvel Two-in-One, The Champions, The Defenders, Marvel Super-Heroes (vol. 3), Marvel Comics Presents, and Civil War. The character was killed by Ragnarok in the fourth issue of the series Civil War. Fictional character biography Origin

  4. Alberto Giacometti - Wikipedia

    Alberto Giacometti (/ ˌ dʒ æ k ə ˈ m ɛ t i /, US also / ˌ dʒ ɑː k-/, Italian: [alˈbɛrto dʒakoˈmetti]; 10 October 1901 – 11 January 1966) was a Swiss sculptor, painter, draftsman and printmaker. Beginning in 1922, he lived and worked mainly in Paris but regularly visited his hometown Borgonovo to see his family and work on his art.

  5. Nick Tosches - Wikipedia

    Nicholas P. Tosches (/ ˈ t ɑː ʃ ə s /; October 23, 1949 – October 20, 2019) was an American journalist, novelist, biographer, and poet.His 1982 biography of Jerry Lee Lewis, Hellfire, was praised by Rolling Stone magazine as "the best rock and roll biography ever written."

  6. Adelaide (given name) - Wikipedia

    Adelaide is the English form of a Germanic given name, from the Old High German Adalheidis, meaning "noble natured".. The modern German form is Adelheid, famously the first name of Queen Adelaide, for whom many places throughout the former British Empire were named.

  7. Bob Kane - Wikipedia

    Early life and work. Robert Kahn was born in New York City, New York. His parents, Augusta and Herman Kahn, an engraver, were of Ashkenazi Jewish descent. A high school friend of fellow cartoonist and future Spirit creator Will Eisner, Robert Kahn graduated from DeWitt Clinton High School and then legally changed his name to Robert Kane.

  8. Flash Thompson - Wikipedia

    Eugene "Flash" Thompson is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is a star high school football player who mercilessly bullies his high school classmate Peter Parker but greatly admires Spider-Man , an irony in which the superhero takes some gratification.

  9. Virgil Thomson - Wikipedia

    Biography Early years. Thomson was born in Kansas City, Missouri. As a child he befriended Alice Smith, great-granddaughter of Joseph Smith, founder of the Latter-day Saint movement. During his youth he often played the organ in Grace Church, (now Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral), as his piano teacher was the church's organist.