A. James Rudin A. James Rudin is an American rabbi noted for his work in inter-religious affairs.
A. LeRoy Greason Arthur LeRoy Greason, Jr. (born September 13, 1922 - August 28, 2011) was the twelfth president of Bowdoin College.
Aaron Louis Treadwell Aaron Louis Treadwell, Ph.D. (1866-1947) was a college professor of zoology at Vassar.
Abigail Levine Abigail Levine, an independent choreographer and dancer, has created works for opera and theaters--and also for subway stations, sidewalks, swimming pools, airports, office buildings--in New Yo...
Abner W. Sibal Abner Woodruff Sibal (April 11, 1921 - January 27, 2000) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Connecticut's 4th congressional district.
Abram W. Harris Abram Winegardner Harris (November 7, 1858 – February 21, 1935) was the fourteenth president of Northwestern University, serving from 1906 to 1916.
Adam Berinsky Adam J. Berinsky is an associate professor of political science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Adam Goren Adam Goren (born January 14, 1975) is a musician, best known as the sole member of the synthpunk band Atom and His Package.
Adam Hann-Byrd Adam Hann-Byrd (born February 23, 1982) is an American actor most recognized for his role as young Alan in the 1995 film Jumanji.
Adina Hoffman Adina Hoffman is an American essayist, critic, and literary biographer.
Adolf Grünbaum Adolf Grünbaum (born May 15, 1923, Cologne, Germany) is a philosopher of science and a critic of psychoanalysis.
Adolovni Acosta Adolovni Acosta (born 1946) is a Philippine-born classical pianist.
Akiva Goldsman Akiva J. Goldsman (born July 7, 1962) from Manhattan, New York is an American film and television writer, director, and producer.
Alan Levin (filmmaker) Alan Levin (February 28, 1926 – 13 February 2006) was an American filmmaker and journalist best known for making documentaries on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and Home Box Office (HBO) ...
Albert Harrison Hoyt Albert Harrison Hoyt (1826–1915) was an American editor and author, born in Sandwich, New Hampshire.
Albert L. Lehninger Albert Lester Lehninger (February 17, 1917 – March 4, 1986) was an American biochemist in the field of bioenergetics.
Alberto Ibargüen Alberto Ibargüen is President and CEO of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation in Miami, Florida.
Alex Knopp Alex A. Knopp, a Democrat, is a former two-term mayor of Norwalk, Connecticut.
Alex Kotlowitz Alex Kotlowitz is an award-winning American journalist and author.
Alex Kurtzman Alex Kurtzman (born September 7, 1973) is an American film and television writer, producer and director.
Alexander Chee Alexander Chee is an American fiction writer, poet, journalist and reviewer.
Alexander Winchell Alexander Winchell (December 31, 1824, North East, New York - February 19, 1891, Ann Arbor, Michigan) was a United States geologist, who contributed to this field mainly as an educator, and a po...
Alexander Yellen Alexander Yellen (born January 26, 1981) is an American cinematographer, who is best known for his work on giant monster and disaster movies airing on the SyFy channel such as Mega Shark Versu...
Alexis Gideon Alexis Gideon (born December 24, 1980) is a multi-media artist, composer and director best known for his Video Musics series of animated films.
Alfred Charles True Alfred Charles True, Ph.D., Sc.D. (June 5, 1853 - April 23, 1929) was a United States educator and agriculturist.
Alisa Kwitney Alisa Kwitney is an writer of comedic romance novels and graphic novels.
Alix Olson Alix L. Olson (born 1975 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania) is an American poet who works exclusively in spoken word.
Allan Hobson John Allan Hobson, M.D. (born June 3, 1933) is an American psychiatrist and dream researcher.
Allie Wrubel Elias Paul "Allie" Wrubel (January 15, 1905 – December 13, 1973) was an American composer and songwriter.
Alonzo J. Edgerton Alonzo Jay Edgerton was an American politician and United States federal judge.
Amby Burfoot Ambrose ("Amby") Joel Burfoot (born August 19, 1946) is an American marathoner, whose peak competitive years came in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
Amos Magee Amos Magee (born on 7 September 1971 in New Haven, Connecticut) is the former head coach of the Minnesota Thunder.
Amy Bloom Amy Bloom (born 1953) is an American writer.
Amy Crawford (musician) Amy Crawford is a songwriter, vocalist, keyboardist and producer originally from Northern California, and now living in Brooklyn, New York.
Andrea Barthwell Andrea Grubb Barthwell, M.D., worked in the White House under President of the United States George W. Bush as Deputy Director for Demand Reduction at the Office of National Drug Control Policy.
Andrew Kleinfeld Andrew Jay Kleinfeld (born June 12, 1945) is a senior judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, stationed in Fairbanks, Alaska.
Andrew Pergiovanni Andrew Joseph Pergiovanni (born 29 January 1985) is an American composer currently pursuing graduate degrees at the Hartt School of Music in West Hartford, CT. He has written in the "modern clas...
Andrew VanWyngarden Andrew VanWyngarden (born February 1, 1983) is the lead vocalist, guitar player and songwriter for the band MGMT, praised for (according to Interview Magazine) "an uncanny knack for producin...
Andy Behrman Andy Behrman was born 1962 and is an American writer of non-fiction as well as a mental health advocate and national speaker who maintains a website at www.electroboy.com.
Angela Yee Angela Yee (born January 3, 1975) is an American radio personality on New York City's radio station Power 105.1.
Anthony Joseph Scirica Anthony Joseph Scirica is a senior judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
Anthony Marx Anthony W. Marx (born 1959) is the current president and CEO of the New York Public Library in July 2011, succeeding Paul LeClerc.
Anthony S. Caprio Anthony S. Caprio is the current president of Western New England College and a French language scholar.
Anuradha Sriram Anuradha Sriram (born 9 July 1970) is an Indian carnatic and playback singer who hails from the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Ariel Levy Ariel Levy (born Oct. 17, 1974) is a staff writer at The New Yorker magazine and author of the book Female Chauvinist Pigs: Women and the Rise of Raunch Culture.
Arnold Dreyblatt Arnold Dreyblatt (b. New York City, 1953) is an American composer and visual artist.
Art Feltman Arthur J. Fletman, commonly known as Art Feltman, is an American politician from the state of Connecticut.
Arthur MacArthur, Sr. Arthur MacArthur, Sr. (January 26, 1815 – August 26, 1896) was a Scottish-born lawyer, judge, and politician who served as the fourth Governor of Wisconsin for four days in 1856, in the midst of...
Bill Cunliffe Bill Cunliffe (born June 26, 1956) is an American jazz pianist and composer based in Los Angeles He has been described by The New York Times as being in the "modern jazz mainstream" and as a...
Bill Rodgers (athlete) William Henry "Bill" Rodgers (born December 23, 1947) is an American runner and former American record holder in the marathon who is best known for his victories in the Boston Marathon and the N...
Blake Nelson Blake Nelson (born August 31, 1965) is an American author of adult and children's literature.
Bob Becker (composer) Bob Becker (born 22 June 1947) is an American percussionist and composer known primarily as a founding member of the Nexus percussion ensemble, as well as a performer in the Steve Reich and Musi...
Bob Katz Bob Katz is an audio mastering engineer and author of a popular book on audio mastering.
Bobbito García Robert "Bobbito" García, also known as Kool Bob Love and formerly known as DJ Cucumberslice, Bobbito The Barber, Make It Happen, Boogie Bob, Soul Food Bob, and Bag of Tricks, is a Puerto Rican A...
Boy Crisis Boy Crisis was an American band that was influenced by the post-disco–post-punk sound of the early 1980s.
Brad Kessler Brad Kessler (born 1963) is an American novelist.
Carlo Rotella Carlo Rotella is an American non-fiction writer, and academic.
Carlos, Duke of Parma Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Parma, Duke of Parma and Piacenza (born 27 January 1970) is the current head of the Royal and Ducal House of Bourbon-Parma, as well a member of the Dutch Royal Family.
Carlton Skinner Carlton Skinner (April 8, 1913 – June 22, 2004) was the first civilian governor of Guam and a prominent advocate for the integration of the United States Armed Forces.
Carolyn Parkhurst Carolyn Parkhurst (born January 18, 1971, Manchester, New Hampshire) is an American author who has published three books.
Carter Bays Carter L. Bays (born August 12, 1975) is an award-winning American television writer and television producer.
Catie Lazarus Catie Lazarus is a writer, storyteller and talk show host.
Ceajer Chan Professor Ceajer Ka-keung Chan, SBS, JP, also referred as KC Chan, is the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury in the Government of Hong Kong.
Chan Ka Keung Professor Chan Ka-keung, SBS, JP (; born 1957, Hong Kong) is the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, the chairman of the KCRC, and member of Hong Kong International Theme Parks Bo...
Charles Alan Wright Charles Alan Wright (September 3, 1927 – July 7, 2000) was an American constitutional lawyer widely considered to be the foremost authority in the United States on constitutional law and f...
Charles Alton Ellis Charles Alton Ellis (1876–1949) was a professor, structural engineer and mathematician who was chiefly responsible for the structural design of the Golden Gate Bridge.
Charles Bennett Ray Charles Bennett Ray (December 25, 1807 – August 15, 1886) was a prominent African-American abolitionist, the owner and editor of the weekly newspaper The Colored American, and a notable jour...
Charles Brenner Charles Brenner born October 30, 1961 is the Roy J. Carver Chair of Biochemistry and a director of the Obesity Initiative at the University of Iowa.
Charles Coulston Gillispie Charles Coulston Gillispie (born 1918) is an American historian of science, and the Dayton-Stockton Professor of History of Science, Emeritus at Princeton University.
Charles Douglas III Charles Gywnne "Chuck" Douglas, III (born December 2, 1942) is a former U.S. Representative from New Hampshire and New Hampshire Supreme Court Associate Justice.
Charles E. Exley, Jr. Charles E. Exley, Jr. was the President (1976–1988), Chairman (1984–1992), and CEO (1983–1993) of NCR Corporation.
Charles James (attorney) Charles A. James (born 1954) is the vice president and general counsel of Chevron-Texaco and was the Assistant Attorney General in charge of the Antitrust Division at the United States Departmen...
Charles Manning Child Charles Manning Child was an American zoologist noted for his work on regeneration at the University of Chicago.
Charles Olson Charles Olson (27 December 1910 – 10 January 1970) was a second generation American modernist poet who was a link between earlier figures such as Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams and...
Charles Payne Charles Payne, a clergyman, revised the hymn-book of the Methodist denomination in the late 19th century.
Charles Payne (clergyman) Charles Payne, a clergyman, revised the hymn-book of the Methodist denomination in the late 19th century.
Charles Tiebout Charles Mills Tiebout (1924–1968) was an economist and geographer most known for his development of the Tiebout model, which suggested that there were actually non-political solutions to the fre...
Charles Wardell Stiles Charles Wardell Stiles (May 15, 1867 – January 24, 1941) was an American parasitologist born in Spring Valley, New York.
Charlie Looker Charlie Looker is a New York City based musician, who has many releases under different names.
Chester D. Hubbard Chester Dorman Hubbard was a U.S. Representative from West Virginia, father of Congressman William Pallister Hubbard.
Chris Pureka Chris Pureka is an American acoustic singer-songwriter from Northampton, Massachusetts.
Christopher Krovatin Christopher Krovatin (born 1985) is an American author and musician living in New York City.
Christopher Weaver Christopher Weaver is a software developer, game programmer, entrepreneur, and the founder of Bethesda Softworks.
Chuck Pagano (ESPN) Charles "Chuck" Pagano is the Executive Vice President of Technology and Chief Technology Officer of ESPN. He was promoted to this position in 2011 from his previous position as Executive Vice ...
Chuck Stone Charles Sumner "Chuck" Stone, Jr. is a former Tuskegee Airman, an American newspaper editor, columnist, professor of journalism, and author.
Clarence Abiathar Waldo Professor Clarence Abiathar Waldo was an American mathematician, author and educator today most famous for the role he played in the Indiana Pi Bill affair.
Clarence Dennis Coughlin Clarence Dennis Coughlin (July 27, 1883 – December 15, 1946) was a Republican U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania.
Clark T. Hinman Clark Titus Hinman (August 3, 1819 – October 21, 1854) was the first president of Northwestern University.
Clay Dreslough Clay Dreslough is the creator of the Baseball Mogul and Football Mogul computer sports games, and is the co-founder and President of Sports Mogul, Inc. He was born in Boston, Massachuset...
Cliff Arnebeck Cliff Arnebeck (Born 15 January 1945 in Washington, D.C., USA) is the chair of the Legal Affairs Committee of Common Cause Ohio and a national co-chair and attorney for the Alliance of Democracy.
Cornelius Cole Cornelius Cole (September 17, 1822November 3, 1924) served a single term in the United States House of Representatives as a Republican representing California from 1863 to 1865, and another term...
Craig Pospisil Craig Pospisil is an American playwright, and musical bookwriter.
Craig Thomas (screenwriter) Craig David Thomas is an American television writer, who, along with writing partner Carter Bays, has written episodes of American Dad!, Oliver Beene, Quintuplets and the hit CBS sit...
Cyrus David Foss Cyrus David Foss (January 17, 1834 – January 29, 1910) was a prominent Methodist bishop in the latter 19th century, primarily serving in New York City and New England.
Daisy von Scherler Mayer Daisy von Scherler Mayer, sometimes credited as Daisy Mayer (born September 14, 1966) is an American film and television director.
Dan Ackman Dan Ackman is an American journalist and civil rights lawyer, who graduated from Wesleyan University and Columbia Law School.
Dan Kenan Dan C. Kenan was an American football player and coach.
Dan Wolf Daniel A. "Dan" Wolf (born August 11, 1957) is an American entrepreneur, pilot, and politician.
Dana Delany Dana Welles Delany (born March 13, 1956) is an American film, stage, and television actress, producer, presenter, and health activist.
Dana Hoey Dana Hoey (born Marin County, California) is a visual artist working with photography, using "the camera to reveal the inner life of women, especially young women."
Daniel Dennett Daniel Clement "Dan" Dennett III (born March 28, 1942) is an American philosopher, writer and cognitive scientist whose research centers on the philosophy of mind, philosophy of scie...
Daniel Handler Daniel Handler (born February 28, 1970) is an American author.
Daniel James Wolf Daniel James Wolf (born September 13, 1961 in Upland, California) is an American composer.
Daniel Parish Kidder Daniel Parish Kidder (October 18, 1815 – July 29, 1891) was an American Methodist Episcopal theologian and writer who spent several years in Brazil.
Daniel Pinchbeck Daniel Pinchbeck (born 15 June 1966) is an American author living in New York's East Village, where he is editorial director of Reality Sandwich, an online magazine centered on New Age philo...
Daniel Z. Freedman Daniel Z. Freedman (born 1939, Hartford, Connecticut) is an American theoretical physicist.
Danny Forster Daniel K. "Danny" Forster (born September 19, 1977) is an American television host and producer and architect.
Dar Williams Dar Williams (Dorothy Snowden Williams, born April 19, 1967) is an American singer-songwriter specializing in pop folk.
Darius Brubeck Darius Brubeck (born June 14, 1947) is an American jazz keyboardist and educator.
Das Racist Das Racist was an American alternative hip hop group based in Brooklyn, New York City, composed of MCs Himanshu Suri (aka Heems) and Victor Vazquez (aka Kool A.D.) and hype man ...
Dave Lindorff Dave Lindorff is an American investigative reporter, a columnist for CounterPunch, and a contributor to Businessweek, The Nation, Extra! and Salon.com.
David Abram David Abram (born June 24, 1957) is an American philosopher, cultural ecologist, and performance artist, best known for his work bridging the philosophical tradition of phenomenology with enviro...
David Brancaccio David A. Brancaccio (born 17 May 1960) is an American radio and television journalist.
David C. Robertson David C. Robertson (born ca 1960) is an American computer scientist, organizational theorist, Professor of Practice at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and management consul...
David Carroll (physicist) David Carroll (born 1963) is a U.S. physicist, materials scientist and nanotechnologist, Fellow of the American Physical Society, and director of the Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Mate...
David Garrow David J. Garrow (born 11 May 1953 in New Bedford, Massachusetts) is an American historian and author of the book Bearing the Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leaders...
David H. Goodman David H. Goodman is an American television writer and producer.
David Jay David Jay (born April 24, 1982) is an American asexual activist.
David Josiah Brewer David Josiah Brewer (June 20, 1837 – March 28, 1910) was an American jurist and an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court for 20 years.
David Karp (pomologist) David Karp (born 1958) is an active pomologist, traveler and writer, who calls himself a Fruit detective.
David Kohan David Sanford Kohan (born 16 April 1964) is an American television producer and writer.
David Leisner David Leisner (born December 22, 1953) is a classical guitarist, composer, teacher at the Manhattan School of Music and one of the leading authorities on focal dystonia, due to being impaired by...
David McClelland David Clarence McClelland (May 20, 1917 – March 27, 1998) was an American psychological theorist, noted for his work on Need Theory, publishing a number of works in the 1950s-1990s and dev...
David P. Anderson David Pope Anderson (born 1955) is an American research scientist at the Space Sciences Laboratory, at the University of California, Berkeley, and an Adjunct Professor of Computer Science at the...
David Rains Wallace David Rains Wallace is an author of more than sixteen books on conservation and natural history, including The Monkey's Bridge (a 1997 New York Times Notable Book) and The Klamath Knot (...
David S. Daniel David S. Daniel is the CEO of Spencer Stuart and has been with the company since 1994.
David Sencer David Judson Sencer (November 10, 1924 – May 2, 2011) was an American public health official who orchestrated the 1976 immunization program against swine flu.
David Skaggs David Evans Skaggs (born February 22, 1943) is a former Democratic Congressman from the state of Colorado who served from 1987 to 1999.
David T. Killion Ambassador David T. Killion (born c. 1966) is an American diplomat, appointed in 2009 by President Barack Obama to serve as the United States Permanent Representative to UNESCO, with the rank of...
Davis Wasgatt Clark Davis Wasgatt Clark (25 February 1812 – May 23, 1871) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, elected in 1864; the first President of the Freedman's Aid Society; and the ...
Debra Haffner Reverend Debra W. Haffner (born 1954) is Co-founder and President of Religious Institute, Inc. A sexologist and ordained Unitarian Universalist minister, she is the endorsed community minister w...
Douglas J. Bennet Douglas Joseph “Doug” Bennet, Jr. (born June 23, 1938) is a former national political official and college president.
Douglas J. Cuomo Douglas J. Cuomo (born February 13, 1958) is an American composer.
Douglas Kahn Douglas Kahn (born 1951) is Professor of Media and Innovation at the National Institute for Experimental Arts (NIEA) at the University of New South Wales, Australia and a fellow with the Austral...
E. K. Fretwell Elbert Kirtley Fretwell, Jr. (1923 – October 18, 2012) was an American academic and Chancellor Emeritus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
E.V. Durling E.V. Durling (1893–1957) was one of the first journalists to cover the Hollywood motion picture industry and later became a nationally syndicated newspaper columnist in the United States, with h...
Ed Decter Edward I. "Ed" Decter is an American film director, film producer and screenwriter.
Eddie Jordan (attorney) Eddie Jack Jordan, Jr. (born 1952), was the district attorney for Orleans Parish, Louisiana from 2003 until 2007, when he resigned.
Edmund Pearson Dole Edmund Pearson Dole was a lawyer from New England who served as the first Attorney General of the Territory of Hawaii, and argued a case up to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Edoardo Ballerini Edoardo Ballerini (born March 20, 1970) is an actor, writer, director and film producer.
Edward Bennett Rosa Edward Bennett Rosa (4 October 1873, Rogersville, Steuben County - 17 May 1921, Washington, D. C.) was an American physicist, specialising in measurement science.
Edward Burr Van Vleck Edward Burr Van Vleck (June 7, 1863, Middletown, Connecticut – June 3, 1943, Madison, Wisconsin) was an American mathematician.
Edward G. Biester, Jr. Edward George Biester, Jr. (born January 5, 1931) is a retired Republican politician and judge who served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania, from 1967 to 1977.
Edward Gayer Andrews Edward Gayer Andrews (7 August 1825 – 31 December 1907) was a Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, elected in 1872.
Edward J. C. Kewen Edward J.C. Kewen (November 2, 1825–1879) was a California politician and the first Attorney General of California.
Edward Loranus Rice Edward Loranus Rice (1871-1960) was a biologist and educator who served as the acting president of Ohio Wesleyan University.
Eliot Glassheim Eliot Glassheim is a North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party member of the North Dakota House of Representatives, representing the 18th district since 1993.
Elisabeth Harnois Elisabeth Rose Harnois (last name pronounced arn-WAH; born May 26, 1979) is an American actress.
Elizabeth Graver Elizabeth Graver (born 1964) is a contemporary American writer of fiction and non-fiction.
Ellen Forney Ellen Forney (born March 8, 1968) is a cartoonist and teacher based in Seattle, Washington, whose work has been published by Fantagraphics Books and The Stranger (an alternative newspaper), ...
Elliot Aronson Elliot Aronson (born January 9, 1932) is an American psychologist.
Elmer Truesdell Merrill Elmer Truesdell Merrill (1860 –20 April 1936) was an American Latin scholar, born at Millville, Massachusetts.
Emilio Q. Daddario Emilio Quincy Daddario (September 24, 1918 – July 7, 2010) was an American Democratic politician from Connecticut.
Erastus Otis Haven Erastus Otis Haven (November 1, 1820 – August 2, 1881) was an American bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, elected in 1880, and the president of several universities.
Erastus Wentworth Erastus Wentworth (; Pinyin: Wànwéi; Foochow Romanized: Uâng-ùi; August 5, 1813 - May 26, 1886) was an educator, a Methodist Episcopal minister, and a missionary to Foochow, China.
Eric Asimov Eric Asimov (born July 17, 1957) is an American wine critic for The New York Times, with articles subsequently published in the International Herald Tribune.
Eric Byler Eric Byler (born January 15, 1972) is an American film director, screenwriter and political activist.
Eric Mangini Eric Mangini (born January 19, 1971) is the former head coach of the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL) and a former NFL analyst for ESPN. He currently serv...
Ernest A. Inglis Ernest Alexander Inglis (born Middletown, Connecticut, April 16, 1887; died in Middletown December 9, 1972) was a lawyer, judge, and Chief Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court.
Ethan Bronner Ethan Bronner (born 1954) is deputy national editor of The New York Times after a stint as its national legal affairs correspondent.
Evan Katz Evan Katz is a television writer and television producer.
Everett Bacon C. Everett "Ev" Bacon (August 18, 1890 – February 1, 1989) was an American football quarterback in college.
Everitt P. Blizard Everitt Pinnell Blizard (30 September 1916, Ottawa – 22 February 1966) was a Canadian-born American nuclear physicist and nuclear engineer, known for his work on nuclear reactor physics and shie...
Francis S. Hoyt Francis Southack Hoyt (November 5, 1822 – January 21, 1912) was an American educator from the state of Vermont.
Frank Denyer Frank Denyer (born London, April 12, 1943) is a composer.
Frank Hauser Frank Hauser (born October 18, 1957) is an American football coach and former player.
Frank L. McVey Frank LeRond McVey was an economist, educator and academic administrator.
Frank Wood (actor) Frank Wood (born March 1960) is an American actor who has appeared in various television, film, and theatre roles.
Fred C. Norton Fred C. Norton (August 19, 1928 – October 28, 2000) was a Minnesota politician, a member of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, a Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives, and a judge of...
Frederick Buckley Newell Frederick Buckley Newell (11 March 1890 - 12 August 1979) was an American Bishop of The Methodist Church, elected in 1952.
Frederick Grover Frederick Warren Grover (1876 in the USA – January 30, 1973 in the USA) was an American physicist and electrical engineer.
Frederick M. Davenport Frederick Morgan Davenport (August 27, 1866 – December 26, 1956) was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from New York.
Frederick Walker Pitkin Frederick Walker Pitkin (August 31, 1837 – December 18, 1886), a U.S. Republican Party politician, served as the second Governor of Colorado from 1879 to 1883.
Fremont Rider Arthur Fremont Rider (May 25, 1885 – October 26, 1962) was an American writer, poet, editor, inventor, genealogist, and librarian.
Gabriel J. Chin Gabriel Jack Chin is an author, legal scholar, and Professor at the University of California, Davis School of Law.
Gail O'Neill Gail O'Neill (c. 1963) is a former fashion model, who has become a television journalist.
Gary Loveman Gary Loveman is an American business executive and former academic.
Gayatri Gopinath Gayatri Gopinath is an associate professor for the Social and Cultural Analysis, and director of Asian/Pacific/American Studies at New York University.
George Brown Goode George Brown Goode (13 February 1851 – 6 September 1896), was an ichthyologist, although most of his time was spent as a museum administrator and he was very interested in the history of s...
George Edwin King George Edwin King was a New Brunswick lawyer, politician, jurist, and the second and fourth Premier of New Brunswick in the Canadian Confederation.
George Fisk Comfort George Fisk Comfort (September 20, 1833 – 1910) was a 19th-century American scholar and art exponent, and founder of both the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, and Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY.
George Hubbard Blakeslee George Hubbard Blakeslee (August 27, 1871 – May 5, 1954) was an academic, professor of history and international relations at Clark University, and a founder (along with G. Stanley Hall) of the ...
George Kellogg George Kellogg (June 19, 1812 – 1901) was an American inventor and patent expert.
George Kirgo George Kirgo (born George Blumenthal, March 26, 1926 – August 22, 2004) was an American screenwriter, author and humorist.
George M. La Monte George Mason La Monte (June 4, 1863 – December 24, 1927) was an American businessman, philanthropist, and Democratic politician.
George McKendree Steele The Rev. Dr. George McKendree Steele, D.D., LL.D. (April 13, 1823 -?1901) was an American educator and Methodist minister, president of Lawrence University in Appleton, Wisconsin from 1865-1879.
George Perkins Merrill George Perkins Merrill was an American geologist, notable as the head curator from 1917 to 1929 of the Department of Geology, United States National Museum.
Gerald Holton Gerald James Holton (born May 23, 1922) is Mallinckrodt Research Professor of Physics and Research Professor of the History of Science, Emeritus, at Harvard University.
Gerald L. Baliles Gerald Lee Baliles (born July 8, 1940) was the 65th Governor of Virginia and is the director of the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia.
Gerald Tsai Gerald Tsai Jr. was a business magnate, investor and philanthropist who helped make Fidelity Investments into a mutual fund powerhouse.
Gideon Stein Gideon Stein (born December 19, 1971 in Washington, DC) is an entrepreneur, philanthropist and real estate developer.
Gilbert Haven Gilbert Haven was a Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, elected in 1872.
Glen David Gold Glen David Gold (born 1964) is known as the author of Carter Beats the Devil, a fictionalized biography of Charles Joseph Carter (1874–1936), an American illusionist performing from c. 1900 ...
Glenn Ligon Glenn Ligon is an American conceptual artist whose work explores race, language, desire, sexuality, and identity.
Gordon P. Eaton Gordon Pryor Eaton (born March 9, 1929) is an American geologist.
Gorham Munson Gorham Bockhaven Munson (May 26, 1896–August 15, 1969) was an American literary critic.
Gregory Rogove Gregory Rogove is an American indie music drummer and songwriter.
H. Eugene Stanley Harry Eugene Stanley (born March 28, 1941) is an American physicist and University Professor at Boston University.
Halley Feiffer Halley Feiffer (born November 20, 1984) is an American actress and playwright.
Hankus Netsky A multi-instrumentalist, composer, and ethnomusicologist, Hankus Netsky chairs the Contemporary Improvisation Departments at the New England Conservatory.
Hari Kondabolu Hari Kondabolu (హరి కొండబోలు) is an Indian-American stand-up comic.
Harold Marcuse Harold Marcuse (born November 15, 1957 in Waterbury, Connecticut) is an American professor of modern and contemporary German history.
Harold Marks Harold Marks (23 February 1914 – 28 March 2005) was a British educationalist who worked in and for adult and post-school education.
Harry Burns Hutchins Harry Burns Hutchins (April 8, 1847 – January 25, 1930) was the fourth president of the University of Michigan (1909–1920).
Harry Tiebout Harry M. Tiebout M.D. was an American psychiatrist who promoted the Alcoholics Anonymous approach to the public, patients and fellow professionals.
Harry Van Surdam Henderson E. "Harry" "Dutch" Van Surdam (September 28, 1881 – May 28, 1982) was an American football player and coach.
Harry W. Laidler Harry Wellington Laidler (1884–1970) was an American socialist functionary, writer, magazine editor, and politician.
Henri Salaun (squash player) Henri Raoul Marie Salaun (born 1926, in Brest, France) is a French-born American hardball squash player (his paternal grandfather was the French admiral Henri Salaun).
Henry Gordon Wells Henry Gordon Wells (October 12, 1879–1954) was a lawyer and a Republican politician in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Henry I. Harriman Henry I. Harriman (1873 - July 5, 1950) was an American public utility executive and President of the United States Chamber of Commerce from 1932 to 1935.
Henry Sanborn Noyes Henry Sanborn Noyes (December 24, 1822 – May 24, 1872) was a president of Northwestern University.
Henry Smith Carhart Henry Smith Carhart, Ph.B. (1844–1920) was an American physicist and university professor.
Henry White Warren Henry White Warren (1831-1912) was an American Methodist Episcopal bishop and author, brother of William Fairfield Warren.
Henry Willson Henry Willson (July 31, 1911 – November 2, 1978) was an American Hollywood talent agent who played a large role in popularizing the beefcake craze of the 1950s.
Henry Wriston Henry Merritt Wriston (July 4, 1889 – March 8, 1978) was an American educator, presidential advisor, and served as president at both Brown University and Lawrence University.
Herb Kelleher Herbert "Herb" Dwight Kelleher (born March 12, 1931) is the co-founder, Chairman Emeritus, and former CEO of Southwest Airlines (based in the United States).
Herbert B. Shonk Herbert Bronson Shonk (October 28, 1881 – September 26, 1930) was an American lawyer, businessman and politician from New York.
Herbert Benson Herbert Benson, M.D. (born 1935), is an American cardiologist and founder of the Mind/Body Medical Institute at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.
Herbert George Welch (Methodist Bishop) Herbert George Welch (November 7, 1862 – April 4, 1969) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, The Methodist Church and the United Methodist Church.
Hewitt Pantaleoni Hewitt Pantaleoni (1929–1988) was a twentieth-century ethnomusicologist, best known for his work on African music.
Himanshu Suri Himanshu Kumar Suri aka Heems is an American rapper from Queens, New York.
Horst Siebert Horst Siebert (March 20, 1938 – June 2, 2009) was a German economist.
Humphrey Pickard Humphrey Pickard was a Canadian Methodist minister, educator, and journalist.
Hunter Carson Hunter Carson (born December 26, 1975) is an American actor, screenwriter, producer, and director.
I Made Bandem Prof. Dr. I Made Bandem (also known as "the Joe Papp of Bali") is a Balinese dancer, artist, author, and educator.
Ira Sharkansky Ira Sharkansky is professor emeritus of political science and public administration at Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Isaac J. Lansing Isaac J. Lansing was president of Clark Atlanta University from 1874 to 1876 and pastor at Park Street Church in Boston, Massachusetts from 1893 to 1897.
J. Frederick Motz J. Frederick Motz (b. December 30, 1942) is a United States federal judge.
Jabez Bunting Jabez Bunting (13 May 1779 – 16 June 1858), English Wesleyan divine, was born of humble parentage at Manchester.
Jack Johnson (actor) Jack Laurence Johnson (born April 7, 1987) is an American actor, best known for his performance as the character Will Robinson in the 1998 movie, Lost in Space.
Jack McDevitt Jack McDevitt (born 1935) is an American science fiction author whose novels frequently deal with attempts to make contact with alien races, and with archaeology or xenoarchaeology.
Jaclyn Friedman Jaclyn Friedman is an American feminist writer and activist from Boston, Massachusetts, best known as the co-editor (with Jessica Valenti) of Yes Means Yes: Visions of Sexual Power and a World...
Jacob Walles Jacob Walles is a U.S. diplomat who spent much of his career addressing the Arab-Israeli Conflict.
James Fei James Cheng Ting Fei (Chinese name: 費正廷; pinyin: Fèi Zhèngtíng; b. Taipei, Taiwan, 1974) is a composer and performer working in the fields of contemporary classical music and electronic music.
James Kaplan James Kaplan (born 1951) is an American novelist, journalist, and biographer.
James Loy Admiral James Milton Loy (born August 10, 1942) served as Acting United States Secretary of Homeland Security in 2005 and United States Deputy Secretary of Homeland Security (DHS) from December ...
James McMillan Shafter James McMillan Shafter (May 27, 1816–August 29, 1892) was an American politician serving in Vermont, Wisconsin, and California.
James Strong (theologian) James Strong (August 14, 1822 – August 7, 1894) was an American Methodist biblical scholar and educator, and the creator of Strong's Concordance.
James Wendell James Isaac Wendell was an American athlete who competed mainly in the 110 metre hurdles.
James Wm. Chichetto James Wm. Chichetto is a poet, artist, Professor of Communications, and a Catholic priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross, an international religious community that founded and sponsors the Un...
Jan Eliasberg Jan Pringle Eliasberg is an American film, theatre, television director and writer.
Jane Eisner Jane Eisner became editor of the Forward in June 2008.
Jason Pinter Jason Pinter (born November 10, 1979) is an American author known for his thriller novels.
Jay Hoggard Jay Hoggard (b. September 24, 1954, Washington, D.C.) is an American jazz vibraphonist.
Jean François-Poncet Jean François-Poncet (8 December 1928 – 18 July 2012) was a French politician and diplomat who served as Minister of Foreign Affairs under Valéry Giscard d'Estaing between November 1978 an...
Jean Rikhoff Jean Rikhoff (born 1928) is an American author and editor.
Jeannie Baliles Jeannie P. Baliles founded the Virginia Literacy Foundation, which was incorporated in 1987.
Jed Hoyer Jed D. Hoyer (born December 7, 1973), is the executive vice-president and general manager of the Chicago Cubs.
Jeff Galloway Jeff Galloway (born July 12, 1945 in Raleigh, North Carolina) is an American Olympian and the author of Galloway's Book on Running.
Jeff Wilner Jeff Wilner is a former tight end in the National Football League.
Jeffrey Deitch Jeffrey Deitch (born 1950) is an American art dealer, curator, and, since 2010, director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA).
Jeffrey Lane Jeffrey Lane is an author, television scriptwriter, film producer and actor.
Jeffrey Maier Jeffrey "Jeff" Maier (born November 15, 1984) is an American baseball fan who received international media attention for an incident in which he was involved as an 11-year-old at a baseball game.
Jeffrey N. Cox Jeffrey N. Cox (born June 3, 1954) is a Professor of English literature and the Associate Vice Chancellor for Faculty Affairs at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Jem Cohen Jem Alan Cohen (born 1962) is a New York City-based American film maker, especially known for his observational portraits of urban landscapes, blending of media formats (16mm, Super 8, video) an...
Jennifer Finney Boylan Jennifer Finney Boylan (born James Boylan, June 22, 1958) is an American author, political activist, and professor of English at Colby College in Maine.
Jennifer Flackett Jennifer Flackett is an American film director and screen/television writer.
Jennifer Tour Chayes Jennifer Tour Chayes is Managing Director and Distinguished Scientist at Microsoft Research New England in Cambridge, Massachusetts, which she founded in 2008, and Microsoft Research New York Ci...
Jesse Lyman Hurlbut Jesse Lyman Hurlbut (1843–1930) was an American Methodist Episcopal clergyman.
Jesse Vincent Jesse Vincent (born June 21, 1976) is a computer programmer and entrepreneur, best known for his work with the Perl programming language.
Jessica Rosenworcel Jessica Rosenworcel (born July 12, 1971) was nominated as a member of the United States Federal Communications Commission (FCC) by President Barack Obama.
Jieho Lee Jieho Lee (이지호) is a filmmaker from New York City.
Jim Friedlich Jim Friedlich is a media industry executive who has served in senior roles at The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Dow Jones and Company, ZelnickMedia, and most recently as a senior partner at Emp...
Jim Kurose James Francis Kurose (born 1956) is a computer science professor at University of Massachusetts Amherst.
John Briggs (author) John Briggs, Distinguished Professor and Co-Chair of the Department of English Language, Comparative Literature, and Writing at Western Connecticut State University, is co-author of Seven Life...
John Buffalo Mailer John Buffalo Mailer (born April 16, 1978) is an American author, playwright, actor, producer, and journalist.
John Christian Keener John Christian Keener (February 7, 1819 – January 19, 1906) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, elected in 1870.
John Currey John Moore Currey was the eighth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of California, and candidate for governor of California in 1859.
John D. Bates John Deacon Bates (born October 11, 1946), is a United States District Judge for the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.
John Emory Andrus John Emory Andrus (February 16, 1841 – December 26, 1934) was mayor of Yonkers, New York, a U.S. Congressman from New York, and founder of the SURDNA Foundation.
John Gage Marvin John Gage Marvin was an American lawyer, known as a legal bibliographer and figure of the history of California.
John Godfrey Saxe John Godfrey Saxe I (June 2, 1816 – March 31, 1887) was an American poet best known for his re-telling of the Indian parable "The Blind Men and the Elephant", which introduced the story t...
John Hagel III John Hagel is an author and former consultant who specializes in the intersection of business strategy and information technology.
John Perry Barlow John Perry Barlow (born October 3, 1947) is an American poet and essayist, a retired Wyoming cattle rancher, and a cyberlibertarian political activist who has been associated with both the Democ...
John R. Buck John Ransom Buck (December 6, 1835 – February 6, 1917) was a U.S. Representative from Connecticut.
John Rapson Ira John Rapson, III (born February 4, 1953, Gary, Indiana) is an American jazz trombonist and educator.
John Rothman John Mahr Rothman (born June 3, 1949) is an American film, television, and stage actor.
John Simson Woolson John Simson Woolson (December 6, 1840 – December 4, 1899) was a federal judge in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Iowa in the late Nineteenth Century.
John Spike John Thomas Spike (born November 8, 1951 in New York City) is an American art historian, curator, and author, specializing in the Italian Renaissance and Baroque periods.
John Stephenson (coachbuilder) John G. Stephenson (1809 in County Armagh, Ireland - 1893 in New Rochelle, N.Y.), an American coachbuilder, invented and patented the first streetcar to run on rails in the United States.
John W. Gowdy John W. Gowdy (Chinese: 高智約翰; Pinyin: Gāozhì Yuēhàn; Foochow Romanized: Gŏ̤-dé Iók-hâng; 7 December 1869 - 1963) was a Scottish American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church and The ...
John W. North John Wesley North (1815–1890) was a 19th-century pioneer American statesman of national reputation.
John Wells Foster John Wells Foster (March 4, 1815 – June 29, 1873) was an American geologist and paleontologist, born at Brimfield, Massachusetts.
John William Atkinson John William Atkinson (December 31, 1923 – October 27, 2003), also known as Jack Atkinson, was an American psychologist who pioneered the scientific study of human motivation, achievement and be...
John Yang (journalist) John Yang (born February 10, 1958) is an American Peabody Award-winning television news correspondent, commentator, and journalist.
Jon B. Higgins Jon Borthwick Higgins (September 18, 1939 – December 7, 1984), also known in India as Higgins Bhagavatar, was an American musician, scholar, and teacher known principally for his rar...
Jon Grepstad Jon Grepstad (born 2 July 1944) is a Norwegian freelance journalist, photographer, peace activist and former head of information of the Norwegian Language Council.
Jon Turteltaub Jonathan Charles "Jon" Turteltaub (born August 8, 1963) is an American film director and producer.
Jonathan S. Bush Jonathan S. Bush (born March 10, 1969) is the co-founder, Chief Executive Officer, and President of athenahealth, a Watertown, Massachusetts-based health care technology company founded in 1997.
Jonathan Thirkield Jonathan Thirkield is an American poet, currently living in New York City.
Jordan Belfi Jordan Christopher Belfi (born November 30, 1978) is an American actor.
Jordan Goldman Jordan Goldman is an American entrepreneur working in the internet and education industries, best known as the founder and CEO of Unigo.
Joseph C. Miller Joseph Calder Miller has been the T. Cary Johnson, Jr. Professor of history at the University of Virginia since 1972.
Joseph Cummings Joseph Cummings (March 3, 1817 – May 7, 1890) was the president of Wesleyan University from 1857-1875, president of Northwestern University from 1881-1890, and had been president of the predeces...
Joseph Denison Joseph J. Denison (October 1, 1815 – February 19, 1900) was a Methodist pastor; the first President of Kansas State University; and a founder of Manhattan, Kansas, having volunteered to go to Ka...
Joseph L. Melnick Joseph Louis Melnick (October 9, 1914 – January 7, 2001) was an American epidemiologist who performed breakthrough research on the spread of polio, with The New York Times calling him "a fo...
Joseph Poindexter Joseph Boyd Poindexter (April 14, 1869 – December 3, 1951) was the eighth Territorial Governor of Hawaii and served from 1934 to 1942.
Joseph Urgo Joe Urgo is a Senior Fellow with the Association of American Colleges and Universities, in residence at the University of North Carolina Asheville.
Josiah O. Wolcott Josiah Oliver Wolcott was an American lawyer, politician and judge, from Dover, in Kent County, Delaware.
Joss Whedon Joseph Hill "Joss" Whedon (born June 23, 1964) is an American screenwriter, film and television producer, director, comic book author, composer, and actor.
Joyce Sidman Joyce Sidman (born June 4, 1956 Hartford, Connecticut is an American children's writer.
Judith Newman Judith B. Newman (born 1961) is an American journalist and author.
Judy Dunaway Judy Dunaway (born 1964 Mississippi) is an avant-garde composer, free improvisor, conceptual sound artist and creator of sound installations who is primarily known for her sound works for latex ...
Juliet Schor Juliet Schor (born 1955) is Professor of sociology at Boston College.
Justin Moyer Justin Moyer (born 1977) is an American musician and journalist.
Justin Oberman Justin Oberman served as a founding member and senior executive at the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), where he participated in several critical aspects of the agency’s start-up, i...
K. C. Chan Professor Ceajer Ka-keung Chan (Traditional Chinese: 陳家強), SBS, JP (born 1957), also referred as KC Chan, is the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury in the Government of Hong...
Kate Bernheimer Kate Bernheimer is an American fairy-tale writer, scholar and editor.
Kenneth Lonergan Kenneth Lonergan (born October 16, 1962) is an American playwright, screenwriter, and director.
Kevin Prufer Kevin D. Prufer is an American poet, academic, editor, and essayist.
Kiff Gallagher Christopher "Kiff" Gallagher is an American musician, songwriter, and nonprofit administrator, noted for his work in public service.
Kim Stolz Kimberly Lynn "Kim" Stolz (born June 8, 1983) is an American fashion model, television personality, and financial executive.
Kim Wayans Kim N. Wayans (born October 16, 1961) is an American actress, comedian, producer, writer and director, and the sister of Keenen Ivory, Damon, Marlon, Shawn and Nadia Wayans.
Kit Clayton Joshua Kit Clayton, better know by his stage name Kit Clayton, is a San Francisco-based electronic and digital musician and computer programmer.
Kyrie O'Connor Kyrie O'Connor (born 24 November 1954) is a writer and editor.
L. Shankar Lakshminarayana Shankar, also known as L. Shankar and Shenkar, is an Indian-born American violinist, singer and composer.
Lael Brainard Lael Brainard (born 1962) was the United States Under Secretary of the Treasury for International Affairs in the administration of President Barack Obama.
Laura Jane Fraser Laura Fraser, (born 1961) is an American journalist, essayist, memoirist and travel writer.
Laura Ruderman Laura Ruderman is a former Washington State Representative for Washington's 45th legislative district.
Laura Ruth Walker Laura Ruth Walker (born November 19, 1957) is President and CEO of New York Public Radio, a nonprofit media organization that operates WNYC-FM, WNYC-AM, WQXR-FM, the four stations of New Jersey ...
Laurence Mark An accomplished American film and television producer, Laurence Mark is an Academy Award-nominated, Emmy-nominated, Golden Globe-winning producer of such acclaimed hits as Julie & Julia, D...
Lawrence Aloysius Burke Lawrence Aloysius Burke S.J. (27 October 1932 – 24 January 2010) was the 4th Roman Catholic Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Kingston in Jamaica.
Lawrence Sher Lawrence Sher (born February 4, 1970) is an American cinematographer best known for comedy films such as Garden State, The Hangover and The Dictator.
Laxmi Ganesh Tewari Pandit Laxmi Ganesh Tewari (born 8 September 1938) is a renowned Hindustani vocalist from India.
Lee C. McIntyre Lee C. McIntyre is a Research Fellow at the Center for Philosophy and History of Science at Boston University and an Instructor in Ethics at Harvard Extension School.
Leland Stowe Leland Stowe was a Pulitzer Prize winning American journalist noted for being one of the first to recognize the expansionist character of the German Nazi regime.
Leonard Burman Leonard "Len" E. Burman (born 1953, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is a nationally recognized economist, tax policy expert, and writer who currently serves as the first Daniel Patrick Moynihan Prof...
Leslie Cannold Leslie Cannold (born 1 April 1965 in Port Chester, NY) is an author, academic ethicist, columnist, activist, and Australian public intellectual.
Leslie Greengard Leslie F. Greengard is an American mathematician, doctor of medicine and computer scientist.
Leslie McGrath Leslie McGrath (born June 15, 1957, in Bridgeport, CT) is an American poet and former managing editor of Drunken Boat, an online journal of the arts.
Lester C. Hunt Lester Callaway Hunt, Sr. (July 8, 1892June 19, 1954), was a Democratic politician and dentist from the state of Wyoming.
Levin Major Lewis Levin Major Lewis was a Confederate States Army colonel during the American Civil War.
Lew McCreary Lew McCreary is an American author, editor, and speaker.
Lewis B. Stillwell Lewis Buckley Stillwell (March 12, 1863 – January 19, 1941) was an American electrical engineer and the president of American Institute of Electrical Engineers (AIEE) from 1909 to 1910.
Lin-Manuel Miranda Lin-Manuel Miranda (born January 16, 1980) is an American composer, rapper, lyricist, and actor.
Lisa Brown (artist) Lisa Brown is the illustrator and/or author of nine books, including Picture the Dead, How To Be, The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming, and Baby, Mix Me A Drink.
Lisa Chedekel Lisa Chedekel is an American investigative journalist.
Lisette Cooper Lisette Cooper, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment officer of Athena Capital Advisors LLC, Lincoln, MA. Dr. Cooper is the founder of Athena Capital Advisors LLC. She founded the firm ...
Liz W. Garcia Liz W. Garcia is an American television producer and writer.
Lizabeth Zindel Lizabeth Zindel is an American author, working primarily in the young adult (teen) genre.
Logan Cunningham Logan Cunningham (February 22, 1887 – November 1964) was an American former college football coach.
Lori Verderame Lori Verderame (best known as Dr. Lori) is the appraiser on the American TV show Auction Kings.
Luke Wood Luke Wood is president of Beats Electronics, a producer of audio products and equipment founded by Andre ‘Dr. Dre’ Young and Jimmy Iovine, chairman of Interscope Geffen A&M. Wood is also a Beat...
Lyle Ashton Harris Lyle Ashton Harris (born 1965) is an American artist who has cultivated a diverse artistic practice ranging from photographic media, collage, installation art and performance art.
Lynn Chen Lynn Chen (born December 24, 1976) is an American actress.
Lynn Thorndike Lynn Thorndike (born 24 July 1882, in Lynn, Massachusetts, USA; died 28 December 1965, at Columbia University Club, New York City) was an American historian of medieval science and alchemy.
Majora Carter Majora Carter (born October 27, 1966) is an urban revitalization strategist and public radio host, from the South Bronx area of New York City.
Mallory Factor Mallory Factor (born 1950) is an American professor and author.
Mansfield Freeman Mansfield Freeman was born in Waltham, Massachusetts on September 16, 1895, the son of Luther Freeman, a Methodist minister.
Mansoor Alam Syed Mansoor Alam (born July 24, 1993) is the founder and current director of The Enough Foundation, and its sister group, Enough Advocacy, a student-led nonprofit organization based out of Ches...
Marc Davis (academic) Marc Davis was founding director of Yahoo! Research Berkeley, and led Garage Cinema Research.
Marc Kasky Marc Kasky (born 1944) is a consumer activist best known for bringing a lawsuit against Nike Inc. in 1998 under a California law against false advertising and unfair competition for their advert...
Marc Levin Marc Levin is an independent film producer and director.
Margaret J. M. Ezell Margaret J. M. Ezell is a Distinguished Professor at Texas A&M University and the Sara and John Lindsey Chair of Liberal Arts.
Marion Brown Marion Brown (September 8, 1931 – October 18, 2010) was a jazz alto saxophonist and ethnomusicologist.
Marion Cohen Marion Cohen (born 1943) is an American poet whose pen name is Marion Deutsche Cohen.
Mark Bomback Mark Bomback (born August 29, 1971) is an American screenwriter, originally from New Rochelle, NY. Bomback is a graduate of Wesleyan University, where he studied English Literature and Film Studies.
Mark C. Taylor Mark C. Taylor (born 13 December 1945) is a philosopher of religion and cultural critic who has published more than twenty books on theology, philosophy, art and architecture, media, technology,...
Mark H. Gelber Mark H. Gelber (born 1951, New York City) is an American-Israeli scholar of comparative literature and German-Jewish literature and culture.
Mark R. Kravitz Mark Richard Kravitz (June 21, 1950 – October 1, 2012) was a United States District Judge for the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.
Marshall E. Cusic Jr. Marshall E. Cusic Jr. is a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy Reserve and serves as the Deputy Commander for Total Force Integration, Navy Medicine Support Command and Chief, Medical Reserve...
Martin Augustine Knapp Martin Augustine Knapp (November 6, 1843 – February 10, 1923) was a United States federal judge.
Michael Fossel Michael B. Fossel, M.D., Ph.D. (born 1950, Greenwich, Connecticut) is a professor of clinical medicine at Michigan State University and editor of the Journal Of Anti-Ageing Medicine who is b...
Miguel Arteta Miguel Arteta (born 1965) is a Puerto Rican director of film and television, known for his independent film Chuck & Buck (2000), for which he received the Independent Spirit John Cassavetes ...
Mike Carlson Mike Carlson is the regular pundit of National Football League (NFL) coverage for the United Kingdom's Channel 4 TV station, having formerly worked on Channel Five's coverage of the sport from 1...
Mike Whalen Mike Whalen (born November 4, 1960) is an American athlete and coach.
Mike White (filmmaker) Michael Christopher "Mike" White (born June 28, 1970) is an American writer, director, actor, and producer for television and film and the winner of the Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award ...
Mike White (scriptwriter) Michael Christopher "Mike" White (born June 28, 1970) is an American writer, director, actor, and producer for television and film and the winner of the Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award ...
Miles T. Granger Miles Tobey Granger (born August 12, 1817, New Marlboro, Massachusetts - October 21, 1895) was a judge of the Supreme Court of Errors (now called the Connecticut Supreme Court) in 1876 and serve...
Mitchell Jenkins Mitchell Jenkins was a U.S. Republican Congressional Representative from Pennsylvania.
Monica Louwerens Monica Renee Louwerens (born October 27, 1973 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) is a beauty queen from Canada who has competed in the Miss America pageant and has appeared on numerous epis...
Moses Clark White Moses Clark White was both an American Methodist pioneer missionary in China and a physician.
Naomi Mezey Naomi Jewel Mezey is an American legal scholar and is a Professor of Law at Georgetown University.
Natalia Alonso Natalia Alonso is a professional dancer, currently performing with Complexions Contemporary Ballet.
Nathan Davis (saxophonist) Nathan Davis (born February 15, 1937) is an American hard bop jazz multi-instrumentalist who plays the tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, bass clarinet and flute.
Nava Lubelski Nava Lubelski (born 1968 in New York City) is a contemporary artist who currently works and lives in Asheville, NC.
Neely Bruce Neely Bruce (born January 21, 1944), Professor of Music and American Studies at Wesleyan University, is a composer, conductor, pianist and scholar of American music.
Neil Asher Silberman Neil Asher Silberman (born June 19, 1950, Boston, Massachusetts) is an archaeologist and historian with a special interest in history, archaeology, public interpretation and heritage policy.
Nicholas Dirks Nicholas B. Dirks is the Chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley.
Nicholas Turro Nicholas J. Turro (May 18, 1938 – November 24, 2012) was an American chemist, Wm. P. Schweitzer Professor of Chemistry at Columbia University.
Nick Meyer Nick Meyer was the president of Paramount Vantage until December 2008.
Nicolas Collins Nicolas Collins (born March 26, 1954 in New York City) is a composer of mostly electronic music and former student of Alvin Lucier.
Paul Weitz (filmmaker) Paul John Weitz (born November 19, 1965) is an American film producer, screenwriter, actor, and film director.
Paul Yoon Paul Yoon is an American fiction writer.
Peg O'Connor Peg O'Connor is Professor of Philosophy and Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies as well as Chair of the Department of Philosophy at Gustavus Adolphus College.
Pete Ganbarg Pete Ganbarg is Executive Vice President of Atlantic Records.
Peter Blauner Peter Blauner (born 1959) is the author of six novels, including Slow Motion Riot, which won the 1992 Edgar Award for Best First Novel from the Mystery Writers of America and was named an In...
Peter Cambor Peter Cambor (born September 28, 1978) is an American film and television actor.
Peter Lipton Peter Lipton (October 9, 1954 – November 25, 2007) was the Hans Rausing Professor and Head of the Department of History and Philosophy of Science at Cambridge University, and a fellow of K...
Peter Pezzelli Peter Pezzelli is an author from Narragansett, Rhode Island, who has written five novels.
Peter Shumlin Peter Elliott Shumlin (born March 24, 1956) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who serves as the 81st and current Governor of Vermont and has served as chair of the Dem...
Peter Zummo Peter Zummo is an American composer and musician.
Phil Abraham Phil Abraham is an American cinematographer and television director.
Philip Casnoff Philip Casnoff (born 3 August 1949 in Philadelphia) is a Golden Globe Award nominated, Theater World Award winning, American actor, known for his roles in TV series and on Broadway.
Rachel Harrison Rachel Harrison (born 1966, New York) is a sculptor based in New York.
Ralph Pomeroy Ralph Hayward Pomeroy (January 12, 1867 in New York City – August 22, 1925) was an American gynecologist who became posthumously famous for the female sterilization procedure that he had develop...
Ram Dass Ram Dass (born Richard Alpert; April 6, 1931) is an American contemporary spiritual teacher and the author of the seminal 1971 book Be Here Now.
Randall Pinkston Randall Pinkston has been a correspondent for CBS News since December, 1990.
Ray Tintori Ray Tintori is an American director who has directed short films and music videos for bands MGMT, Chairlift, The Cool Kids, Boy Crisis, and The Killers.
Raymond Bateman Raymond H. "Ray" Bateman is an American Republican Party politician, who represented the 16th Legislative District in the New Jersey Senate in the 1960s and 70s, and was the Republican candidate...
Raymond D. Fogelson Raymond D. Fogelson (born August 23, 1933) is an American anthropologist known for his research on American Indians of the southeastern United States, especially the Cherokee.
Raymond E. Baldwin Raymond Earl Baldwin (August 31, 1893 – October 4, 1986) was a United States Senator, the 72nd and 74th Governor of Connecticut.
Renée Green Renée Green (born 1959, Cleveland, Ohio) is an artist, writer, and filmmaker.
Richard Alfred Rossiter Richard Alfred Rossiter (December 19, 1886 January 26, 1977) was an American astronomer, known for the Rossiter–McLaughlin effect.
Richard Dansky Richard "Rich" Dansky is a writer and a designer of both computer games and role-playing games.
Richard E. Eustis Richard E. "Dick" Eustis was an American football player and coach.
Richard Slotkin Richard Slotkin (born 1942) is a cultural critic and historian.
Rob Campbell Rob Campbell is an actor with experience in the stage, television and films.
Robert Allbritton Robert Allbritton, son of Barbara and the late Joe Allbritton, is Chairman/CEO of Allbritton Communications, which owns television stations in Washington, D.C. and elsewhere, all affiliated with...
Robert Carter Pitman Robert Carter Pitman (March 16, 1825 – March 5, 1891) was a Superior Court judge in Massachusetts, a temperance advocate, and a legislator in the Massachusetts General Court.
Robert E. Hunter Robert Edwards Hunter (born 1940 in Cambridge, Ma.) is a Senior Fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, Washington, D.C. ...
Robert J. Harris Robert J. (Bob) Harris (October 5, 1930 – July 9, 2005) was a lawyer, professor, and mayor of the city of Ann Arbor in the U.S. state of Michigan.
Robert L. Thorndike Robert L. Thorndike (1910–1990) was a psychometrician and educational psychologist who made significant contributions to the analysis of reliability, the interpretation of error, cognitive abili...
Robert Ludlum Robert Ludlum (May 25, 1927 – March 12, 2001) was an American author of 27 thriller novels.
Robert M. Ball Robert Myers Ball was an American Social Security official, who served under three presidents, from 1962 to 1973, as Commissioner of Social Security.
Robert M. Thorndike Robert M. Thorndike is an American psychology professor known for several definitive textbooks on research procedures and psychometrics.
Robert Stalnaker Robert C. Stalnaker (born in 1940) is a Professor of Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences.
Robert T. Hoshibata Robert Tsugio Hoshibata (born 11 October 1951) is a Bishop of The United Methodist Church (UMC), the second-largest Protestant denomination in the United States.
Robert Vickrey Robert Remsen Vickrey (August 26, 1926 – April 17, 2011) was a Massachusetts-based artist and author who specialized in the ancient medium of egg tempera.
Robert Weisbuch Robert Weisbuch was the eleventh President of Drew University from 2005 to 2012.
Robin Cook (American novelist) Dr. Robin Cook (born Robert Brian Cook on May 4, 1940 in New York City) is an American physician and novelist who writes about medicine and topics affecting public health.
Ron Bloom From February 2009 to August 2011, Ron Bloom served as a senior official in the Obama Administration.
Sandy Newman Sanford "Sandy" Newman (April 25, 1952 -) is an American non-profit executive and founder of three successful non-profit organizations.
Sanford L. Segal Sanford Leonard Segal was a mathematician, Doctor of Mathematics, historian of science and mathematics, and professor Emeritus in Mathematics, who specialized in analytic number theory, and comp...
Sanford Lee Sanford L. Segal (10 November 1937 - 5 July 2010) was a Professor of mathematics at the University of Rochester and also an historian of science and mathematics.
Santi Debriano Santi Wilson Debriano (b. 1955 in Panama) is a jazz bassist.
Santigold Santi White (born September 25, 1976), better known by her stage name Santigold (formerly Santogold), is an American singer-songwriter and producer.
Sarah Kirkland Snider Sarah Kirkland Snider is a composer of instrumental music and art songs that straddle the border "between richly orchestrated indie rock and straight chamber music," and a co-director of New Ams...
Sarah Schaub Sarah Schaub (born June 13, 1983) is an American actress from Salt Lake City, Utah.
Saree Makdisi Saree Makdisi (born 1964) is an American literary critic of Palestinian and Lebanese descent, specializing in eighteenth and nineteenth century British literature.
Scott Mebus Scott Mebus is American novelist, composer and playwright.
Scott Wiper Scott Wiper (born July 22, 1970) is an American writer, film director, and actor.
Sebastian Junger Sebastian Junger (born January 17, 1962) is an American author, journalist and documentarian, most famous for the best-selling book The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea (19...
Seth Lerer Seth Lerer (born 1955) is Dean of Arts and Humanities and Distinguished Professor of Literature at the University of California at San Diego.
Shad Saleem Faruqi Emeritus Professor Datuk Dr. Shad Saleem Faruqi is a Malaysian Emeritus Professor of Law who has served Universiti Teknologi MARA in Shah Alam, Selangor in various capacities from 1971 onwards.
Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini Shari Springer Berman (born July 1964) and Robert Pulcini (born August 24, 1964) are an American team of documentarians who received critical acclaim and an Academy Award nomination for th...
Shelly Kagan Shelly Kagan is the Clark Professor of Philosophy at Yale University and the former Henry R. Luce Professor of Social Thought and Ethics.
Sid Espinosa Sid Espinosa (born May 24, 1972) is an American businessman and politician.
Silas Laurence Loomis Silas Laurence Loomis (1822–1896) was an American scientist, educator, and inventor.
Smokey Fontaine Smokey D. Fontaine (born 1972) is an American writer, music critic and editor.
Soltero Soltero is the musical project of songwriter Tim Howard, who currently resides in Brooklyn, NY. Soltero has had several incarnations, including a five-piece band and a four-piece band, as well a...
Spencer Reece Spencer Reece is a poet who lives in Juno Beach, Florida.
Stanley Woodward Davenport Stanley Woodward Davenport (July 21, 1861 – September 26, 1921) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the 12th District in Pennsylvania.
Stanton Davis Stanton Davis, Jr. (b. November 10, 1945, New Orleans) is an American jazz trumpeter and educator.
Stefan Schaefer Stefan Schaefer is an American writer, director and producer of independent films and television.
Stephan Koplowitz Stephan Koplowitz is an award-winning director and choreographer specializing in site-specific multimedia performances.
Stephen Alter Stephen Alter is an American author, primarily of non-fiction but also of fiction, who was born and raised in India, where he grew up as the son of missionaries.
Stephen M. Levin Stephen M. Levin (Oct. 16, 1941- February 7, 2012) was the Medical Director of the Mount Sinai Irving J. Selikoff Center for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, a Professor of Occupational ...
Stephen M. Young (diplomat) Stephen M. Young (traditional Chinese:楊甦棣, 1951-) is an American diplomat and was the Consul General of the Consulate General of the United States in Hong Kong under the State department in the ...
Stephen May (politician) Stephen May (born July 30, 1931 in Rochester, New York) is an American lawyer who served as mayor of Rochester between 1970 and 1973 and as an assistant secretary for congressional relations at ...
Stephen S. Trott Stephen S. Trott (born December 12, 1939) is a Senior Circuit Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Stephen Schiff Stephen Schiff is an American screenwriter and journalist.
Stephen Talbot Stephen Henderson Talbot (born February 28, 1949, Los Angeles, California) is an award-winning TV documentary producer, writer and reporter who had an earlier career as a television chi...
Stephen Trask Stephen Trask is an American musician and composer, who graduated from Wesleyan University.
Steve Almond Steve Almond (born 27 October 1966) is an American short story writer and essayist.
Steve Badanes Steve Badanes is widely known for his practice and teaching of design/build.
Steve Englehart Steve Englehart (born April 22, 1947) is an American novelist.
Steve Lehman Steve Lehman (born 1978, New York City) is a composer and saxophonist in the genres of jazz and experimental music.
Steve Roslonek Steve Roslonek is an American children's music performer whose band SteveSongs has garnered several awards from parenting organizations, such as the Parents' Choice Award and the iParentin...
Steven Greenhouse Steven Greenhouse is an American journalist, and labor and workplace correspondent for the New York Times.
Steven M. Sheffrin Steven M. Sheffrin, is an economist who focuses on property tax limitations in the United States.
Steven Walsh Steven Myles Walsh (born September 11, 1973 in Boston, Massachusetts) is an American politician who represents the 11th Essex district in the Massachusetts House of Representatives.
Stone and Stone Stone and Stone is an American comedy duo consisting of twin brothers, Adam and Todd Stone.
Sumarsam Sumarsam (born 1944) is a Javanese musician and scholar of the gamelan.
Susan R. Barry Susan R. Barry is a professor of neurobiology at Mount Holyoke College and the author of Fixing My Gaze: A Scientist's Journey into Seeing in Three Dimensions.
Suzanne Berne Suzanne Berne (born 1961 Washington, D.C.) is an American novelist known for her foreboding character studies involving unexpected domestic and psychological drama in bucolic suburban settings.
T. Viswanathan Tanjore Viswanathan (b. Madras, India, August 13, 1927; d. Hartford, Connecticut, United States, September 10, 2002) was a Carnatic musician specializing in the Carnatic flute and voice.
Tavia Nyong'o Tavia Nyong'o is a Kenyan-American cultural critic, historian and performance studies scholar.
Ted Smith (environmentalist) Ted Smith (born July 15, 1945) is the founder and former executive director of the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition, co-founder of the International Campaign for Responsible Technology, and chair...
Tembi Locke Tembi Locke is an American actress who has appeared in television shows and film.
The Highwaymen (folk band) The Highwaymen were a circa 1960 "collegiate folk" group, which originated at Wesleyan University and had a Billboard number-one hit in 1961 with "Michael", a version of the African-American...
The Solids The Solids are a power pop band from Middletown, Connecticut.
Theodore E. Hancock Theodore E. Hancock (May 30, 1847 - November 19, 1916) was an American lawyer and politician.
Theodore Shapiro Dr. Theodore Shapiro, MD, is a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst in New York, where he is a professor emeritus in psychiatry and pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medical College and the Payne Whitney Ps...
Thomas Bangs Thorpe Thomas Bangs Thorpe (1815–1878) was an American antebellum humorist, painter, illustrator, and author best known for the short story "The Big Bear of Arkansas", which was first published in the ...
Thomas H. Collins Thomas Hansen Collins (born June 25, 1946) is a retired United States Coast Guard 4 star admiral who served as the 22nd Commandant of the United States Coast Guard from 2002 to 2006.
Thomas H. Mudge Thomas Hicks Mudge (1815–1862) was an American Methodist Episcopal clergyman, born at Orrington, Me., the nephew of Enoch Mudge.
Thomas Hudson Connell Thomas Hudson Connell is a retired attorney and a Cape Cod based artist whose works span more than four decades.
Thomas Kail Thomas Kail (born in Alexandria, Virginia) is an American film and theatre director, known for directing the Broadway and Off-Broadway productions of the musical In the Heights.
Tierney Sutton Tierney Sutton (born June 28, 1963) is an American jazz singer.
Tim Cohen Tim Cohen is a San Francisco based musician and visual artist.
Tim Eriksen Tim Eriksen is an American musician, musicologist, and professor.
Toby Emmerich Toby Emmerich (born February 8, 1963) is an American producer, film executive, and screenwriter.
Tom Matlack Tom Matlack is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author.
Tom Rogers (executive) Thomas "Tom" Rogers is President and CEO of TiVo, Inc.. He has held this position since 2005 and is credited with continuing to steer TiVo to revolutionize the way consumers watch and access hom...
Tristan Taormino Tristan Taormino (born May 9, 1971) is an American feminist author, columnist, sex educator, activist, editor, speaker, radio host, and pornographic film director (she also appeared in three fil...
Tyshawn Sorey Tyshawn Sorey (b. 1980 in Newark, NJ) is an American musician and composer who plays drum set, percussion, trombone and piano.
William Beeman William Orman Beeman is an actor, author, singer, Middle East expert, and professor of anthropology at The University of Minnesota, where he is Chair of the Department of Anthropology.
William C. Gilbreath William C. Gilbreath (September 9, 1851 – January 28, 1921), a.k.a. W.C. Gilbreath, was a North Dakota politician who served as the North Dakota Commissioner of Agriculture and Labor from ...
William C. Wallace William Copeland Wallace (May 21, 1856 - September 4, 1901) was a U.S. Representative from New York.
William Callyhan Robinson William Callyhan Robinson (b. 26 July 1834, at Norwich, Connecticut; d. 6 November 1911, at Washington, D.C.) was an American jurist and academic.
William Christopher William Christopher (born October 20, 1932) is an American actor who is best known for playing Father Mulcahy on the television series M*A*S*H and Private Lester Hummel on Gomer Pyle, U.S...
William J. Mann William J. Mann is an American novelist, biographer, and Hollywood historian best known for his studies of Hollywood and the American film industry, especially his 2006 biography of Katharine He...
William L. Lane William L. Lane (1931–1999) was an American New Testament theologian and professor of biblical studies.
William North Rice William North Rice (1845–1928) was an American geologist, educator, and Methodist minister and theologian concerned with reconciliation of science and religious faith.
William Pallister Hubbard William Pallister Hubbard (December 24, 1843 - December 5, 1921) was an American Republican politician from Wheeling, West Virginia who served as a United States Representative.
William R. Moses William Remington Moses (born November 17, 1959) is an American actor.
William Robinson (inventor) William Robinson (1840–1921) was an American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer and businessman.
William Stone Weedon William Stone Weedon (July 5, 1908 – May 13, 1984), was a scholar, university professor (philosophy, mathematics, logic, linguistic analysis), and U.S. Navy Officer.
William Williams Mather William Williams Mather (born in Brooklyn, Connecticut, 24 May 1804; died in Columbus, Ohio, 26 February 1859) was a United States geologist.
William Xavier Ninde William Xavier Ninde (born in Cortland, New York, 21 June 1832; died in Detroit, Michigan, 3 January 1901) was a bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church (now the United Methodist Church).
Willie Garson Willie Garson (born Willie Garson Paszamant; February 20, 1964) is an American character actor.
Willy Holtzman Willy Holtzman is an American playwright and screenwriter, often focusing on theatrical representations of actual historical events.
Wink Davenport Winthrop ("Wink") Davenport is an American former volleyball player, and the father of tennis champion Lindsay Davenport.
Zachariah A. Mudge Zachariah Atwell Mudge was an American Methodist Episcopal clergyman and author, nephew of Enoch Mudge.
Zack Whedon Zachary Adam "Zack" Whedon (born August 14, 1979) is an American screenwriter and comic book writer.
Zak Penn Zak Penn (born 1968) is an American screenwriter and director.