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Samuel F. "Ted" Dabney -- b.5/15/1937 N.S. d.5/26/2018 N.S. (81)
Engineer, Video Game Figure
Misc: the co-founder of Atari, Inc. alongside Nolan Bushnell, and one of the creators of the first successful arcade game titled Pong.

Gino D'Acampo -- b.7/17/1976 N.S.
Chef, English
TV Shows: Let's Do Lunch, Gino's Italian Escape

Vasco da Gama -- b.??/??/1460 d.12/24/1524
Explorer, Navigator, Portuguese
Misc: died in Cochin, India. Portuguese; discovered direct sea route from Europe to India by sailing around Africa; was born in either 1460 or 1469

Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre -- b.11/18/1787 d.7/10/1851 (63)
Photographer, Painter, Inventor, Physicist, French
Misc: Tax Collector; A light-sensitive photographic process called a daguerreo

Gary Ross Dahl -- b.12/18/1936 d.3/23/2015 (78)
Misc: The Pet Rock

Clarence M. Daily -- b.??/??/1865 d.10/2/1904
Misc: assistant to Edison

Gottlieb Daimler -- b.3/17/1834 d.3/6/1900 (65)
Engineer, Inventor, German
Misc: some say b. May 13; Motorcycle & Mercedes creator

Sir Henry Hallett Dale -- b.6/9/1875 d.7/23/1968 (93)
Scientist, Physician, Physiologist, English
Misc: known for his study of acetylcholine as agent in the chemical transmission of nerve impulses (neurotransmission) he shared the 1936 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Otto Loewi.

Jean le Rond d'Alembert -- b.11/16/1717 N.S. d.10/29/1783 N.S. (65)
Writer, Philosopher, Mathematician, French
Misc: who achieved fame as a mathematician and scientist before acquiring a considerable reputation as a contributor to and editor of the famous Encyclopedia; likely b. on Nov 16

Nils Gustav Dalen -- b.11/30/1869 d.12/9/1937 (68)
Engineer, Inventor, Swedish

Dr. Nicholas Dallis -- b.12/15/1911 d.7/6/1991 (79)
Comic Strip Cartoonist, Psychiatrist
Misc: creator of Judge Parker, Rex Morgan M.D., & Apartment 3-G

John Henry Dallmeyer -- b.9/6/1830 d.12/30/1883 (53)
Inventor, British
Misc: manufacturer of lenses.

John Dalton -- b.9/6/1766 N.S. d.7/27/1844 N.S. (77)
Chemist, Physicist, Teacher, English
Misc: Atomic theorist pioneer, developed the table of atomic weights, hence is known as one of the fathers of modern physical science.

Henrik Dam -- b.2/21/1895 d.4/17/1976 (81)
Scientist, Biochemist, Physiologist, Danish (Denmark)

Bill Dana -- b.11/3/1930 d.5/6/2014 (83)
Astronaut, Aviator
Misc: NASA X-15 Test Pilot; not to be confused with comedian of the same name Bill Dana, who played an astronaut on his comedy recordings.

Jean Baptiste d'Anville -- b.7/11/1697 N.S. d.1/28/1782 N.S. (84)
Geographer, French

Abraham Darby -- b.4/14/1678 d.3/8/1717 (38)

William Darby -- b.8/14/1775 d.10/9/1854 (79)

Virginia Dare -- b.8/18/1587 d.??/??/????
Misc: the first child born of English parents to be born in the New World; given the name Virginia because she was the first Christian born in Virginia; date of death unknown

Sir Frank Darling -- b.6/23/1903 d.10/22/1979 (76)
Author, Scientist, Scotish

Charles Darrow -- b.8/10/1889 d.8/29/1967 (78)
Misc: invented the Monopoly board game; d. Aug 28?

Raymond Dart -- b.2/4/1893 d.11/22/1988 (95)
Scientist, Anthropologist, Australian

Charles Robert Darwin -- b.2/12/1809 d.4/19/1882 (73)
Author, Scientist, Naturalist, British
Misc: Evolutionist; established theory of organic evolution

Erasmus Darwin -- b.12/12/1731 d.4/18/1802 (70)
Poet, Physician, English
Names/Places: Charles' granddad

Francis Darwin -- b.8/16/1848 d.2/19/1925 (76)
Botanist, English
Misc: the son of a British naturalist and scientist Charles Darwin

Sir George Darwin -- b.7/9/1845 d.12/7/1912 (67)
Misc: once theorized that the Moon was pulled out of the Pacific Ocean

Jean Dausset -- b.10/19/1916 d.6/6/2009 (92)
Scientist, French

Charles Davenport -- b.6/1/1866 d.2/18/1944 (77)
Author, Zoologist

Thomas Davenport -- b.7/9/1802 d.7/6/1851 (48)
Misc: the first commercially successful electric motor 1837

Giovanni da Verrazano -- b.??/??/1485 d.??/??/1528

Alexandra David-Neal -- b.10/24/1868 d.9/8/1969 (100)
Author, Explorer, French

Leonardo da Vinci -- b.4/15/1452 O.S. d.5/2/1519 O.S. (67)
Architect, Painter, Scientist, Anatomist, Astronomer, Botanist, Engineer, Geologist, Inventor, Italian, Gay
Names/Places: b. in Vinci; d. at Cloux, France
Misc: Mona Lisa & The Last Supper painter

Adelle Davis -- b.2/25/1904 d.5/31/1974 (70)
Author, Nutritionist
Book Titles: Let's Stay Healthy

Edwin Davis -- b.1/22/1811 d.5/15/1888 (77)
Scientist, Archaeologist

John H. M. D. Davis -- b.4/5/1914 d.11/3/1992 (78)
Cardiologist, Professor, Movie Actor
Movie Titles: Our Gang (as Jackie Davis)

Kingsley Davis -- b.8/20/1908 d.2/27/1997 (88)
Misc: demographer; coined the terms "population explosion" and "zero population growth"

Loyal Davis -- b.1/17/1896 d.8/19/1982 (86)

Clinton J. Davisson -- b.10/22/1881 d.2/1/1958 (76)

Sir Humphrey Davy -- b.12/17/1778 d.5/29/1829 (50)
Chemist, English
Misc: discovered several chemical elements

J. Edward Day -- b.10/11/1914 d.10/29/1996 (82)
Misc: the Zip Code in 1963

Barbara DeAngelis -- b.3/4/1951
Author, Lecturer, Psychologist, TV Talk Show Hostess
Book Titles: How to Make Love All the Time, Secrets About Men Every Woman Should Know, Are You The One for Me?, Real Moments
TV Shows: The Barbara De Angelis Show

Pedro Menédez de Avilés -- b.2/15/1519 J+CD d.9/17/1574 Ju-1 (55)
Explorer, Spanish

Dr. Michael E. DeBakey -- b.9/7/1908 d.7/11/2008 (99)
Misc: the first artficial heart transplanter

Vasco Nunez de Balboa -- b.??/??/1475 d.??/??/1519
Misc: born c. 1475, died around January 12-21 of 1519

Heinrich De Bary -- b.1/26/1831 d.1/19/1888 (56)
Botanist, Microbiologist, Surgeon, German

Louis de Broglie -- b.8/15/1892 d.3/19/1987 (94)
Physicist, French

Peter Debye -- b.3/24/1884 d.11/2/1966 (82)
Chemist, Physicist, Dutch (Netherlands)

Samuel de Champlain -- b.7/3/1567 d.12/25/1635 (68)
Explorer, French

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin -- b.5/1/1881 d.4/10/1955 (73)
Philosopher, Palentologist, Priest, French

Pierre Francis Xavier de Charlevoix -- b.10/24/1682 N.S. d.2/1/1761 N.S. (78)
Explorer, Traveler, French

François René de Chateaubriand -- b.9/4/1768 N.S. d.7/4/1848 N.S. (79)
Novelist, Poet, Explorer, Historian, Statesman, French
Misc: cooked steak the French way

Gordon S. Decker -- b.1/16/1884 d.??/??/????
Inventor, Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Misc: Electric Drill Co. founder

Charles-Augustin de Coulomb -- b.6/14/1736 N.S. d.8/23/1806 N.S. (70)
Scientist, Inventor, French
Misc: measured the force of magnetic & electrical attraction

Julius Dedekind -- b.10/6/1831 d.2/12/1916 (84)
Mathematician, German
Misc: algebra, irrational numbers

Christian DeDuve -- b.10/2/1917 d.5/4/2013 (95)
Biochemist, Biologist, British
Misc: Cytologist

John Dee -- b.7/13/1527 d.12/??/1608
Astrologer, Astronomer, Mathematician, Navigator, Magician/Illusionist, English
Misc: died in 1608 or 1609

Paula Deen -- b.1/19/1947 N.S.

John Deere -- b.2/7/1804 d.5/17/1886 (82)
Inventor, Manufacturer
Misc: The Steel Plow; pioneer manufacturer of agricultural implements.

Pierre de Fermat -- b.8/17/1601 N.S. d.1/12/1665 N.S. (63)
Mathematician, French
Misc: often called the founder of the modern theory of numbers. Together with RenDescartes, Fermat was one of the two leading mathematicians of the first half of the 17th century.

Dr. Lee de Forest -- b.8/26/1873 d.6/30/1961 (87)
Names/Places: b. in Council Bluffs, Iowa; NN:Father of Radio
Misc: Electron Tube, Photoelectric, Radar electronics pioneer, audion tube; 300 patents

Wander J. De Hare -- b.5/2/1878 d.4/26/1960 (81)
Misc: (Einstein-de Hare effect); died the same day D.T. was born

Hans Georg Dehmelt -- b.9/9/1922 d.3/7/2017 N.S. (94)
Physicist, German

Claude-François-Dorothée deJouffroy d'Abbans -- b.9/30/1751 d.7/18/1832 (80)
Misc: claimed to be the first inventor of the steamboat

Chevalier de Lamarck -- b.8/1/1744 N.S. d.12/18/1829 N.S. (85)
Scientist, Biologist, Naturalist, Zoologist, French
Names/Places: RN:Jean Baptiste Pierre Antoine de Monet
Misc: an evolutionist forerunner

Jane Delano -- b.3/13/1862 d.4/15/1919 (57)
Nurse, Educator
Misc: mobilized Red Cross nurses in WWI; some say b. March 12

Warren De La Rue -- b.1/18/1815 d.4/19/1889 (74)
Astronomer, Inventor, British

Sieur de La Salle -- b.11/22/1643 N.S. d.3/19/1687 N.S. (43)
Explorer, Fur Trader, French
Names/Places: aka René-Robert Cavelier or Robert Cavelier or Robert de La Salle

Giada De Laurentis -- b.8/22/1970
Writer, Chef, TV Hostess, Italian
Misc: in the Culinary Hall of Fame
TV Shows: Giada at Home

Gustav de Laval -- b.5/9/1845 d.2/2/1913 (67)
Inventor, Swedish
Misc: made important contributions to the design of steam turbines and, more importantly, dairy machinery.

Sieur de La Vérendrye -- b.11/17/1685 N.S. d.12/5/1749 N.S. (64)
Military Leader, Explorer, Canadian, French

Max Delbruck -- b.9/4/1906 d.3/9/1981 (74)
Scientist, German
Misc: a pioneer in the study of molecular genetics

Juan Ponce de León -- b.??/??/1474 d.7/??/1521
Explorer, Spanish
Misc: searched for fountain of youth, found Florida; b. 1460?

Ferdinand de Lesseps -- b.11/19/1805 d.12/7/1894 (89)
Engineer, Inventor, Diplomat, French
Misc: built the Suez Canal

Guillaume Delisle -- b.2/28/1675 N.S. d.1/25/1726 N.S. (50)
Geographer, French

Joseph-Nicolas Delisle -- b.4/4/1688 N.S. d.9/11/1768 N.S. (80)
Astronomer, French
Misc: who proposed that the series of coloured rings sometimes observed around the Sun is caused by diffraction of sunlight through water droplets in a cloud. He also worked to find the distance of the Sun from the Earth by observing transits of Venus and Mercury across the sky.

Pedro de Mendoza -- b.??/??/1487 N.S. d.6/23/1537 N.S. (0)
Soldier, Explorer, Spanish

George de Mestral -- b.6/19/1907 d.2/8/1990 (82)
Inventor, Swiss
Misc: invented Velcro

Francisco de Miranda -- b.3/28/1750 d.7/14/1816 (66)
Revolutionary, Soldier, Traveler, Venezuelan
Misc: French Revolution

Johann Christoph Denner -- b.8/13/1655 d.4/26/1707 (51)
Inventor, German
Misc: musical instrument maker; the clarinet inventor

Judianne Densen-Gerber -- b.11/13/1934 d.5/11/2003 (68)

Edward John Dent -- b.8/19/1790 d.3/8/1853 (62)
Inventor, English
Misc: noted for his highly accurate clocks and chronometers.

René A. F. de Réaumur -- b.2/28/1683 N.S. d.10/17/1757 N.S. (74)
Inventor, Naturalist, Physicist, French
Names/Places: RN: René Antoine Ferchault de Réaumur

Henry Deringer -- b.10/26/1786 d.2/28/1868 (81)
Inventor, Manufacturer
Misc: Derringer short-barrelled pistol

Alphonse Beau de Rochas -- b.4/9/1815 N.S. d.3/27/1893 N.S. (77)
Engineer, Inventor, French
Misc: originated the principle of the four-stroke internal-combustion engine. His achievement lay partly in his emphasizing the previously unappreciated importance of compressing the fuel-air mixture before ignition.

Gilles Personne de Roverval -- b.8/10/1602 N.S. d.10/27/1675 N.S. (73)
Mathematician, French
Misc: geometry of curves

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry -- b.6/29/1900 d.7/31/1944 (44)
Author, Aviator, French

René Descartes -- b.3/31/1596 N.S. d.2/11/1650 N.S. (53)
Philosopher, Scientist, Mathematician, French
Names/Places: b. in La Haye; NN: The Father of Modern Philosophy
Misc: "I think, therefore I am"

Alexander P. De Seversky -- b.6/7/1894 d.8/24/1974 (80)
Aviator, Engineer, Russian

Willem de Sitter -- b.5/6/1872 d.11/20/1934 (62)
Astronomer, Mathematician, Dutch (Netherlands)
Misc: studied Jupiter

Nicolas Desmarest -- b.9/16/1725 N.S. d.9/20/1815 N.S. (90)
Geographer, French
Misc: whose discovery of the volcanic origin of basalt disproved the Neptunist theory that all rocks were formed by sedimentation from primeval oceans.

Hernando De Soto -- b.??/??/1496 or ??/??/1497 d.5/21/1542
Explorer, Spanish
Misc: died while searching for gold along the Mississippi River.

César-François Cassini de Thury -- b.6/17/1714 N.S. d.9/4/1784 N.S. (70)
Astronomer, French
Misc: Cartographer

Alexis de Tocqueville -- b.7/29/1805 d.4/16/1859 (53)
Writer, Scientist, Historian, French
Misc: political; wrote the political study "Democracy in America" while in the United States to report on the prison system.

Tomás de Torquamada -- b.??/??/1420 d.9/16/1498
Explorer, Head of State, Spanish
Misc: Inquisitor

Jacques de Vaucanson -- b.2/24/1709 N.S. d.11/21/1782 N.S. (73)
Artist, Inventor, French

Vincent De Vita Jr. -- b.3/7/1935
Scientist, Physicist
Misc: an internationally recognized pioneer physician in the field of oncology

Vance De Voe Brand -- b.5/9/1931
Naval Officer, Aeronautical, Astronaut, Engineer

Hugo De Vries -- b.2/16/1848 d.5/21/1935 (87)
Scientist, Botanist, Geneticist, Dutch (Netherlands)
Misc: introduced the study of organic evolution

William C. De Vries -- b.12/19/1943
Misc: inventor (Symbion artifical heart)

Sir James Dewar -- b.9/20/1842 d.3/27/1923 (80)
Scientist, Chemist, Inventor, Scotish
Misc: Thermos bottle, Smokeless powder

John Dewey -- b.10/20/1859 d.6/1/1952 (92)
Philosopher, Psychologist, Social Reformer, Educator

Ernest Dichter -- b.8/14/1907 d.11/21/1991 (84)

Douglas Dick -- b.11/20/1920 d.12/19/2015 N.S. (95)
Writer, Psychiatrist, Actor
TV Shows: Waterfront (as Carl Herrick)

George Frederick Dick -- b.7/21/1881 d.10/10/1967 (86)
Names/Places: Gladys' hubby

Gladys Dick -- b.12/18/1881 d.8/21/1963 (81)
Names/Places: George's wife

Herbert Spencer Dickey -- b.2/4/1876 d.10/27/1948 (72)
Explorer, Physician
Misc: discovered the source of the Orinoco river

Earle Dickson -- b.10/10/1892 d.9/21/1961 (68)
Misc: invented Band Aid

Otto Paul Diels -- b.1/23/1876 d.3/7/1954 (78)
Chemist, German

Rudolf Diesel -- b.3/18/1858 N.S. d.9/29/1913 N.S. (55)
Engineer, Inventor, German
Misc: of Diesel oil-burning internal combustion engine

Marcel Dieulafoy -- b.8/3/1844 d.2/25/1920 (75)
Scientist, Archaeologist, Engineer, French

Thomas Dimsdale -- b.5/29/1712 d.12/30/1800 (88)
Doctor, Physician, Politician, Banker, English

Paul A. M. Dirac -- b.8/8/1902 d.10/20/1984 (82)
Mathematician, Physicist, English
Misc: quantum mechanics and the spinning electron theory

Giovanni DiSabato -- b.3/2/1929 N.S.

Rocco DiSpirito -- b.11/19/1966
Chef, Producer

Raymond Lee Ditmars -- b.6/20/1876 d.5/12/1942 (65)

Charles Dixon -- b.7/20/1858 d.??/??/1926
Naturalist, British

Carl Djerassi -- b.10/29/1923 d.1/30/2015 (91)
Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, Chemist, Inventor, Professor, Austrian
Misc: Birth control pill creator

Johann Wolfgang Dobereiner -- b.12/13/1780 d.3/24/1849 (68)
Chemist, German
Misc: whose observation of similarities among certain elements anticipated the development of the periodic system of elements.

Grenville Dodge -- b.4/12/1831 d.1/3/1916 (84)
Misc: Union Pacific Railroad chief engineer who was responsible for much of the railroad construction in the western and southwestern United States during the 19th century.

Edward A. Doisy -- b.11/13/1893 d.10/23/1986 (92)
Misc: discoverer of vitamin K (Nobel 1943)

Ray Dolby -- b.1/18/1933 N.S. d.9/12/2013 N.S. (80)
Engineer, Inventor, Physicist
Misc: Dolby Noise Reduction Systems A,B,C,HX Pro, 4-channel surround system, 6-track SRD

Robert Dollar -- b.3/20/1844 d.5/16/1932 (88)
Inventor, Scotish
Misc: steamship pioneer

Gerhard Domagk -- b.10/30/1895 d.4/24/1964 (68)
Chemist, German

Giovanni Donati -- b.12/16/1826 N.S. d.9/20/1873 N.S. (46)
Astronomer, Italian
Misc: who, on Aug. 5, 1864, was first to observe the spectrum of a comet (Comet 1864 II).; This observation indicated correctly that comet tails contain luminous gas and do not shine merely by reflected sunlight.

Thomas "Tom" Dooley -- b.1/17/1927 d.1/18/1961 (34)
Misc: medical missionary

James Harold Doolittle -- b.12/14/1896 d.9/27/1993 (96)
General, Aviator
Misc: Air Force; WWII; led the 1st bombing raid of the war on Japan on 4-18-42

Christian Johann Doppler -- b.11/29/1803 d.3/17/1853 (49)
Mathematician, Physicist, Austrian
Misc: discovered Doppler Effect (color phase shift).

Abner Doubleday -- b.6/26/1819 d.1/26/1893 (73)
Inventor, Sports Figure
Misc: Not the inventor of baseball, but Alex Cartwright was

Dr. Andrew Ellicott Douglass -- b.7/5/1867 d.3/20/1962 (94)
Astronomer, Naturalist
Misc: Dendrochronologer; studied tree rings

Herbert Henry Dow -- b.2/26/1866 d.10/15/1930 (64)
Chemist, Industrialist
Misc: a pioneer in U.S. chemical industry who founded the Dow Chemical Company.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle -- b.5/22/1859 d.7/7/1930 (71)
Novelist, Physicist, Scotish
Misc: Spiritualist; Sherlock Holmes & Dr. Watson creator
Book Titles: Sherlock Holmes (series)

Sir Francis Drake -- b.10/22/1540 J-LD d.1/28/1596 J-LD (55)
Navigator, English
Misc: d. off the coast of Panama during a voyage and was buried at sea.

Saint Clair Drake -- b.1/2/1911 d.6/15/1990 (79)
Anthropologist, Sociologist, Educator

Charles Stark Draper -- b.10/2/1901 d.7/25/1987 (85)
Misc: aeronautical engineer noted as a designer of navigational and guidance systems for ships, airplanes, and rockets.

Henry Draper -- b.3/7/1837 d.11/20/1882 (45)
Misc: astro-spectro-photographer (Moon, Jupiter)

Dr. Charles Richard Drew -- b.6/3/1904 d.4/1/1950 (45)
Misc: pioneer of blood plasma search

Johann Dreyer -- b.2/13/1852 d.9/14/1926 (74)
Astronomer, Danish (Denmark)

Philip Drinker -- b.12/12/1894 d.10/19/1972 (77)
Misc: invented the Iron Lung

Ree Drummond -- b.1/6/1969 N.S.
Photographer, Author, Chef, Personality, Internet Website Blogger
Book Titles: The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Food From My Frontier
TV Shows: Pioneer Woman

René Jules Dubos -- b.2/20/1901 d.2/20/1982 (81)
Microbiologist, French

Terry Dubrow -- b.9/14/1958 N.S.
TV Shows: Good Work, Botched

Paul Delloni Du Chaillu -- b.7/31/1835 d.4/29/1903 (67)
Explorer, French
Misc: some say b. 1831

Frederick Duesenberg -- b.12/6/1876 d.7/26/1932 (55)
Designer, Inventor, Manufacturer, Bicyclist, German
Misc: Auto Manufacturer

George J. Dufek -- b.2/10/1903 d.2/10/1977 (74)
Military Leader, Naval Officer, Explorer
Misc: polar

Charles Moss Duke Jr. -- b.10/3/1935
Astronaut, Engineer
Misc: Apollo 16

Dr. Red Duke -- b.11/16/1928 d.8/25/2015 N.S. (86)
Surgeon, Professor, TV Host
Names/Places: RN:James Henry Duke Jr., M.D.

Renalto Dulbecco -- b.2/22/1914 d.2/19/2012 (97)
Scientist, Virologist, Italian
Misc: who shared the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1975 with Howard M. Temin and David Baltimore, both of whom had studied under him.

Allen DuMont -- b.1/29/1901 d.11/15/1965 (64)
Engineer, Inventor
Misc: perfected the practical cathode ray tube

Donald F. Duncan -- b.6/6/1892 d.5/15/1971 (78)
Misc: The Yo-Yo

Isadora Duncan -- b.5/27/1878 d.9/14/1927 (49)
Pioneer, Choreographer, Dancer
Names/Places: b. in San Francisco, CA
Misc: founder of the modern dance; died in Nice, France, when her scarf became entangled in a wheel of her sports car.

John Boyd Dunlop -- b.2/5/1840 d.10/23/1921 (81)
Inventor, Scotish
Misc: pneumatic tires inventor and patenter 1888

John Ray Dunning -- b.9/24/1907 d.8/25/1975 (67)
Misc: nuclear physicist whose experiments in nuclear fission helped lay the groundwork for the development of the atomic bomb.

Charles F. Durant -- b.9/19/1805 d.3/2/1873 (67)
Aviator, Balloonist
Misc: made the first ascent by an American in a hot air balloon

Emile Durkhelm -- b.4/15/1858 d.11/15/1917 (59)
Sociologist, French

Gerald Durrell -- b.1/7/1925 d.1/30/1995 (70)
Zoologist, British

Jules Sébastian César Dumont d'Urville -- b.5/23/1790 d.5/8/1842 (51)
Naval Officer, Explorer, French

Charles Edgar Duryea -- b.12/15/1862 d.9/28/1938 (75)
Misc: father of the automobile; with his brother, invented first auto to be built and operated in US.

James Frank Duryea -- b.10/8/1869 d.2/15/1967 (97)
Misc: with his brother, Charles, invented first gasoline auto built and operated in the U.S.

Jean B. P. Du Sable -- b.??/??/1745 or ??/??/1750 d.8/28/1818
Names/Places: MN:Baptiste Point
Misc: trader & Chicago settler

Vincent Du Vigneaud -- b.5/18/1901 d.12/11/1978 (77)

Sir Frank Dyson -- b.1/8/1868 d.1/9/1961 (93)
Astronomer, British
Misc: proved Einstein right about light bent by gravity; b. 1867?

Freeman Dyson -- b.12/15/1923
Mathematician, Physicist, Professor, English

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