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-- b.2/10/1930Protestant, TV/Movie ActorNames/Places: b. in Detroit; 2x Natalie Wood's, then Jill St. John's hubbyTV Shows: It Takes a Thief (as Alexander Mundy), Switch (as Pete Ryan), Pearl, Hart to Hart (as Jonathan Hart), Lime Street (as James Greyson Culver)Movie Titles: Austin Powers (series)
-- b.5/31/1939Author, Clergyman, Humanitarian, Hostage, EnglishMisc: Austrich; ex-Anglican Church Envoy
-- b.5/10/1922 d.3/25/1992 (69)Jewish, TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Comedienne, Commercial Actress, Director, SingerNames/Places: b. in Philadelphia; RN:Anne Myrtle SwoyerMisc: Bounty paper towels as Rosie; some say b. 1921TV Shows: Family Affair (as Emily Turner), McMillan & Wife (as Mildred), Rhoda (as Ida Morgenstern), Nancy Walker Show (as Nancy Kitteridge), Blansky's Beauties (as Nancy Blansky), True Colors (as Sara Freeman)Movie Titles: Murder by Death
Mike (Newscaster) Wallace
-- b.5/9/1918 N.S. d.4/7/2012 N.S. (93)Jewish, Newscaster, Correspondent, Journalist, Commentator, Actor, Game Show HostNames/Places: b. in Brookline, Ma.; RFMN:Myron LeonMisc: radio narrator of The Green Hornet & The Lone RangerTV Shows: 60 Minutes
-- b.12/7/1915 d.6/24/2014 (98)Jewish, TV/Movie/Stage ActorNames/Places: Anne Jackson's hubby; b. in Brooklyn, New YorkTV Shows: Batman (as Mr. Freeze), Our Family Honor (as Vincent Danzig)Movie Titles: The Magnificent Seven, How the West Was Won, Godfather III, The Good The Bad and The Ugly, etc.
-- b.4/30/1891 d.7/29/1981 (90)Religious LeaderMisc: Roman Catholic Bishop
-- b.9/25/1928Jewish, Newscaster, Journalist, Commentator, TV Talk Show HostessNames/Places: b. in BostonMisc: the first Network news anchor woman; occasional TV interview shows; Gilda Radner parodied her into Baba Wawa on Saturday Night Live many timesTV Shows: Today Show (1960-70s), ABC News, 20/20 (cohost)
Lesley Ann Warren
-- b.8/16/1946Jewish, TV/Movie Actress, ProducerNames/Places: b. in New York CityTV Shows: Mission: Impossible (as Dana Lambert), 79 Park Avenue, PearlMovie Titles: Secretary, The Limey, Jobs, 110 in the Shade, Portrait of a Stripper, Victor/Victoria
-- b.1/28/1954Author, Pastor
-- b.7/17/1674 J-LD d.11/25/1748 J-LD (74)Clergyman, Theologian, Composer, English
-- b.3/25/1881 d.10/8/1927 (46)Religious Leader, Scotish
Mason Locke Weems
-- b.10/11/1759 d.5/23/1825 (65)Author, Writer, ClergymanNames/Places: aka Parson WeemsMisc: Storyteller; invented the story of George Washington and the cherry tree
-- b.4/13/1909 d.7/23/2001 (92)Author, Novelist, Athiest, ActressMisc: the Eudora E-mail program was named for this person. Why, I don't know.
-- b.12/18/1707 d.3/29/1788 (80)Poet, Clergyman, Lyricist, Songwriter, EnglishMisc: Hymns; who, with his elder brother John, started the Methodist movement in the Church of England.
-- b.6/17/1703 J-LD or 6/28/1703 N.S. d.3/2/1791 N.S.Religious Leader, Evangelist, Theologian, EnglishMisc: Methodist church founder and leader; Jun 17=O.S./Jun 28=N.S.
-- b.7/18/1902 d.2/23/1984 (81)Novelist, Quaker
-- b.2/1/1787 d.10/8/1863 (76)Theologian, Economist, BritishMisc: rhetorician, logician.
-- b.12/13/1959Writer, Missionary, Actor, Producer/DirectorTV Shows: Family Affair (as Jonathan "Jody" Patterson), Sigmund & the Sea MonstersMovie Titles: Tom Sawyer, The Littlest Angel
-- b.11/26/1827 d.7/16/1915 (87)Author, Religious LeaderMisc: 7th-day Adventists founder
-- b.4/4/1748 N.S. or 3/24/1747 J-LD or 3/24/1748 Ju-1 d.7/17/1836 N.S. (88)Revolutionary, Clergyman, AmericanMisc: First bishop consecrated in England for the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States, and first presiding bishop of that church.
-- b.9/4/1802 d.11/29/1847 (45)Pioneer, MissionaryMisc: led to the U.S. securing Oregon; In 1836 his family became the first whites to reach the Pacific coast by wagon train. Whitman and his wife Narcissa were murdered by the Cayuse Indians in present-day Washington state in 1847.
-- b.6/11/1933 d.8/29/2016 N.S. (83)Jewish, Movie Actor, ComedianNames/Places: b. in Milwaukee, WI; RN:Jerome Silberman; wed to Gilda RadnerMisc: AP says b. 1933 in 2004Movie Titles: The Producers, Start The Revolution Without Me, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex But Were Afraid To Ask, Bonnie & Clyde, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother, Silver Streak, Stir Crazy, Frisco Kid, The World's Greatest Lover, Hanky Panky, Something Wilder, Silver Streak
Rich Wilkerson Jr.
-- b.3/28/1984 N.S.PastorTV Shows: Rich in Faith (series)
-- b.1/16/1896 d.5/26/1987 (91)Reverend, Singer, Blues Guitarist
-- b.12/10/1664 d.6/12/1729 (64)Clergyman
-- b.12/21/1603 d.4/1/1683 (79)Religionist, Theologian, BritishMisc: American settler; died between January and March 1683
-- b.6/14/1950Poet, Religionist, Theologian, Bishop, Welsh (Wales)Misc: Archbishop of Canterbury
-- b.10/13/1946Evangelist, TV ActorNames/Places: b. in Valdosta, GATV Shows: Sanford & Son (as Lamont Sanford), Baby I'm Back (as Raymond Ellis), New Odd Couple (as Oscar Madison)Movie Titles: Full Moon High
-- b.5/16/1955Jewish, Actress, ProducerNames/Places: b. in Cleveland, Oh.; FN:Mary; Timothy Hutton's ex-wifeTV Shows: Wonder Woman (as Drusilla), The RanchMovie Titles: The Sheltering Sky, Urban Cowboy, Terms of Endearment, An Officer & a Gentleman, Leap of Faith, Shadowlands
-- b.11/11/1925 d.4/11/2013 (87)Protestant, TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Variety Show Host, Cartoon Voice Actor, PanelistNames/Places: b. in Dayton, OHMisc: Improvisationist; Hanna-Barbera cartoonsTV Shows: Jonathan Winters Show, Mork & Mindy (as Mearth-Mork's Son), Hee Haw, Andy Williams Show, Masquerade Party (panelist), Gravedale High, Davis Rules (as Gunny Davis), Fish Police
-- b.8/18/1920 d.1/14/2006 (85)Jewish, Movie/Stage ActressNames/Places: b. in St. Louis, MO; RN:Shirley Schrift; some say b. 1920TV Shows: Batman (as Ma Parker)Movie Titles: Diary of Anne Frank, A Patch of Blue, Poseidon Adventure
Isaac Mayer Wise
-- b.3/29/1819 d.3/26/1900 (80)Religious LeaderMisc: Bohemian; founded American Hebrew Congregations
Rabbi Stephen Samuel Wise
-- b.3/17/1874 d.4/19/1949 (75)Jewish
Thomas James Wise
-- b.10/7/1859 d.5/13/1937 (77)Bibliophile, Religionist
-- b.2/5/1723 d.11/15/1794 (71)Revolutionary, Clergyman, Educator, ScotishMisc: Declaration of Independence signer
-- b.2/27/1930Protestant, Movie Actress, Producer/DirectorNames/Places: b. in Thomasville; Paul Newman's wifeMovie Titles: Philadelphia, Rachel Rachel, The Long Hot Summer, The Three Faces of Eve
-- b.1/19/1798 d.4/20/1859 (61)Missionary
-- b.??/??/1320 d.12/??/1384Philosopher, Theologian, Social Reformer