Eugene is a major city in the state of Oregon. It is the second largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the county seat of Lane County. It is located at the south end of the Willamette Valley, near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette rivers, about 50 miles (80 km) east of the Oregon Coast. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, Eugene has a population of 156,185, and Lane County (MSA) has a population of 351,715.
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Eugene Wesley "Gene" Roddenberry (August 19, 1921 – October 24, 1991) was an American television screenwriter, producer and futurist, best known for creating the American science fiction series Star Trek. Born in El Paso, Texas, Roddenberry grew up in Los Angeles, California where his father worked as a police officer. Roddenberry flew 89 combat missions in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II, and worked as a commercial pilot after the war.
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James Eugene "Jim" Carrey (born January 17, 1962) is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, and producer. Carrey has received four Golden Globe Award nominations, winning two. Known for his highly energetic, slapstick performances, he has been described as one of the biggest movie stars in Hollywood. Carrey first gained recognition in 1990 after landing a recurring role in the sketch comedy In Living Color.
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Theocracy is a form of government in which official policy is governed by immediate divine guidance or by officials who are regarded as divinely guided, or is pursuant to the doctrine of a particular religion or religious group. From the perspective of the theocratic government, "God himself is recognized as the head" of the state, hence the term theocracy, from the Greek θεοκρατια "rule of God", a term used by Josephus for the kingdoms of Israel and Judah.
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Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust (10 July 1871 – 18 November 1922) was a French novelist, critic, and essayist best known for his monumental À la recherche du temps perdu (In Search of Lost Time; earlier translated as Remembrance of Things Past). It was published in seven parts between 1913 and 1927.
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Gore Vidal is an American author, playwright, essayist, screenwriter, and political activist. His third novel, The City and the Pillar (1948), outraged mainstream critics as one of the first major American novels to feature unambiguous homosexuality. He also ran for political office twice and has been a longtime political critic.
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Eugene Allen "Gene" Hackman (born January 30, 1930) is a retired American actor and novelist. Nominated for five Academy Awards, winning two, Hackman has also won three Golden Globes and two BAFTAs in a career that spanned five decades. He first came to fame in 1967 with his performance as Buck Barrow in Bonnie and Clyde.
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Eugene Merle Shoemaker
Eugene Merle Shoemaker (or Gene Shoemaker) (April 28, 1928 – July 18, 1997), American geologist, was one of the founders of the fields of planetary science. Born in Los Angeles, California, he is best known for co-discovering the Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 with his wife Carolyn Shoemaker and David Levy.
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Prince Eugene of Savoy
Prince Eugene of Savoy (François Eugène; 18 October 1663 – 21 April 1736), was one of the most successful military commanders in modern European history, rising to the highest offices of state at the Imperial court in Vienna. Born in Paris to aristocratic Italian parents, Eugene grew up around the French court of King Louis XIV. Based on his poor physique and bearing, the Prince was initially prepared for a career in the church, but by the age of 19 he had determined on a military career.
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Buzz Aldrin, Sc.D. (born Edwin Eugene Aldrin, Jr. , January 20, 1930) is an American mechanical engineer, retired United States Air Force pilot and astronaut who was the lunar module pilot on Apollo 11, the first manned lunar landing in history. On July 20, 1969, he was the second human being to set foot on the moon, following mission commander Neil Armstrong.
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Eugene V. Debs
Eugene Victor "Gene" Debs (November 5, 1855 – October 20, 1926) was an American union leader, one of the founding members of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW or the Wobblies), and several times the candidate of the Socialist Party of America for President of the United States. Through his presidential candidacies, as well as his work with labor movements, Debs eventually became one of the best-known socialists living in the United States.
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Joseph Eugene Stiglitz, ForMemRS, FBA, (born February 9, 1943) is an American economist and a professor at Columbia University. He is a recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2001) and the John Bates Clark Medal (1979). He is also the former Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank.
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Pope Eugene IV
Pope Eugene IV (1383 – 25 February 1447), born Gabriele Condulmer, was pope from 3 March 1431 until his death.
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Eugene Ormandy (November 18, 1899 – March 12, 1985) was a Hungarian-born conductor and violinist.
Eugene OrmandyAmerican conductors (music)Hungarian conductors (music)Hungarian classical violinistsKennedy Center honoreesMusicians from Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaHonorary Knights Commander of the Order of the British EmpireGrammy Award winners1985 deathsNaturalized citizens of the United StatesConductors (music) awarded knighthoods1899 birthsHungarian emigrants to the United States
Vincent Eugene Craddock (February 11, 1935 – October 12, 1971), known as Gene Vincent, was an American musician who pioneered the styles of rock and roll and rockabilly. His 1956 top ten hit with his Blue Caps, "Be-Bop-A-Lula", is considered a significant early example of rockabilly. He is a member of the Rock and Roll and Rockabilly Halls of Fame.
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Pope Eugene III
Pope Blessed Eugene III (died 8 July 1153), born Bernardo da Pisa, was Pope from 1145 to 1153. He was the first Cistercian to become Pope.
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Eugene Paul "E. P. " Wigner (Hungarian Wigner Jenő Pál; November 17, 1902 – January 1, 1995) FRS was a Hungarian American theoretical physicist and mathematician. He received a share of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1963 "for his contributions to the theory of the atomic nucleus and the elementary particles, particularly through the discovery and application of fundamental symmetry principles"; the other half of the award was shared between Maria Goeppert-Mayer and J. Hans D. Jensen.
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Eugène de Beauharnais
Eugène de Beauharnais
United States Olympic Trials (track and field)
The United States Olympic Trials for the sport of Track and Field is the quadrennial meet to select the United States representatives at the Olympic Games. Since 1992, the meet has also served as the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships. Because of the depth of competition in some events, this has been considered by many to be the best track meet in the world. The event is regularly shown on domestic U.S. Television and covered by a thousand members of the worldwide media.
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Kyle Eugene Petty (born June 2, 1960) is a former American NASCAR driver and is currently a co-host for NASCAR RaceDay and panel member for NASCAR Smarts which are both on SPEED. He also commentates for TNT in the summer. He is the son of racer Richard Petty, grandson of racer Lee Petty, and father of Adam Petty. He and his wife Pattie have two other children: Austin and Montgomery Lee. He last drove the #45 Dodge Charger for Petty Enterprises, where he formerly served as CEO.
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Springfield is a city in Lane County, Oregon, United States. Located in the Southern Willamette Valley, it is within the Eugene-Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area. Separated from Eugene to the west, mainly by Interstate 5, Springfield is the second-most populous city in the metropolitan area after Eugene. As of the 2010 census, the city has a total population of 59,403. The Briggs family first settled the Springfield area, arriving in 1848.
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Bradley International Airport
See: Bradley Air National Guard Base for the United States Air Force use of the airport Bradley International Airport is a joint civil-military public airport located in Windsor Locks on the border with East Granby and Suffield, in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. It is owned by the State of Connecticut. It is the second-largest airport in New England. The airport is situated in the towns of Windsor Locks, Suffield and East Granby, about halfway between Hartford and Springfield.
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Michael Landon (October 31, 1936 – July 1, 1991) was an American actor, writer, director, and producer. He is widely known for his roles as Little Joe Cartwright in Bonanza (1959–1973), Charles Ingalls in Little House on the Prairie (1974–1983), and Jonathan Smith in Highway to Heaven (1984–1989). Landon appeared on the cover of TV Guide 22 times, second only to Lucille Ball (TV Guide, July 6, 1991).
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Eugene Onegin is a novel in verse written by Alexander Pushkin. It is a classic of Russian literature, and its eponymous protagonist has served as the model for a number of Russian literary heroes. It was published in serial form between 1825 and 1832. The first complete edition was published in 1833, and the currently accepted version is based on the 1837 publication.
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Nicholas "Nick" Dinsmore (born December 17, 1975), better known by his ring names Eugene and U-Gene, is an American professional wrestler. Best known for his work for World Wrestling Entertainment, Dinsmore is currently working on the independent circuit for promotions such as Juggalo Championship Wrestling and Ohio Valley Wrestling.
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Eugene "Jug" Ammons (April 14, 1925 – July 23, 1974) also known as "The Boss," was an American jazz tenor saxophonist, and the son of boogie-woogie pianist Albert Ammons.
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Paul Montgomery "Pauly" Shore (born February 1, 1968) is an American comedian and actor who starred in several comedy films in the 1990s and hosted a video show on MTV in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Shore is still performing stand-up comedy and is touring in 2012.
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Charles XV of Sweden
Charles XV & IV also Carl (Carl Ludvig Eugen); Swedish and Norwegian: Karl (3 May 1826 – 18 September 1872) was King of Sweden (Charles XV) and Norway (Charles IV) from 1859 until his death. Though known as King Charles XV in Sweden, he was actually the ninth Swedish king by that name, as his predecessor Charles IX (reigned 1604–1611) had adopted a numeral according to a fictitious history of Sweden.
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Orval Eugene Faubus (January 7, 1910 – December 14, 1994) was the 36th Governor of Arkansas, serving from 1955 to 1967. He is best known for his 1957 stand against the desegregation of Little Rock public schools during the Little Rock Crisis, in which he defied a unanimous decision of the United States Supreme Court by ordering the Arkansas National Guard to stop African American students from attending Little Rock Central High School.
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The Eugene Emeralds (nicknamed the Ems) is a minor league baseball team in Eugene, Oregon, United States. They are a short-season Class A team in the Northwest League, and have been a farm team of the San Diego Padres since 2001. Originally created in 1955 as a charter member of the Northwest League, the Emeralds won the inaugural pennant and remained in the NWL until 1968. During that time, they played in 6,000-seat Bethel Park.
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Vicky Gene Robinson (born May 29, 1947 in Fayette County, Kentucky) is the ninth bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America. Robinson was elected bishop in 2003 and entered office in March 2004. Before becoming bishop, he served as assistant to the retiring New Hampshire bishop, as Canon to the Ordinary.
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Norman Eugene Walker, known as Clint Walker (born May 30, 1927), is an American actor best known for his cowboy role as "Cheyenne Bodie" in the TV Western series, Cheyenne.
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Eugene Alan "Gene" Snisky (born January 14, 1970) is a professional wrestler, better known by his ring name Snitsky, who is best known for his time spent with World Wrestling Entertainment. He had played college football at the University of Missouri and was on the pre-season roster in 1995 for the Birmingham Barracudas of the Canadian Football League. He was released from his contract in 2008 and has since been seeking a role in acting.
Gene SnitskyUniversity of Missouri alumniPeople from Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaLiving peopleAmerican professional wrestlers1970 births
Yevgeny Ivanovich Zamyatin (February 20, 1884 – March 10, 1937) was a Russian author of science fiction and political satire. Despite having been a prominent Old Bolshevik, Zamyatin was deeply disturbed by the policies pursued by the CPSU following the October Revolution. He is most famous for his 1921 novel We, a story set in a dystopian future police state. In 1921, We became the first work banned by the Soviet censorship board.
Yevgeny ZamyatinRussian novelists1937 deaths1884 birthsSoviet short story writersRussian emigrantsFormer communistsRussian science fiction writersPrometheus Award winning authorsSoviet dissidentsSaint Petersburg State Polytechnical University alumniPeople from LebedyanSoviet novelistsPeople with synesthesia
Oregon Route 126
Oregon Route 126 is a state highway connecting central, western and coastal Oregon. A short freeway section of Oregon 126 in Eugene and Springfield is co-signed as Interstate 105.
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Eugene Andrew Cernan (born March 14, 1934) is a retired United States Navy officer and a former NASA astronaut and engineer. He has been into space three times: as pilot of Gemini 9A in June 1966; as lunar module pilot of Apollo 10 in May 1969; and as commander of Apollo 17 in December 1972, the final Apollo lunar landing.
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Napoléon, Prince Imperial
Napoléon, Prince Imperial
David Eugene Tudor (January 20, 1926 – August 13, 1996) was an American pianist and composer of experimental music.
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Niels Bohr Institute
The Niels Bohr Institute is a research institute of the University of Copenhagen. The research of the institute spans astronomy, geophysics, nanotechnology, particle physics, quantum mechanics and biophysics.
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Thomas Eugene "Tom" Robbins (born July 22, 1936) is an American author. His best-selling novels are seriocomic, often wildly poetic stories with a strong social and philosophical undercurrent, an irreverent bent, and scenes extrapolated from carefully researched bizarre facts. He is probably best known for his novel Even Cowgirls Get the Blues which was made into a movie in 1993 by Gus Van Sant and starring Uma Thurman, Lorraine Bracco and Keanu Reeves.
Tom RobbinsWriters from North CarolinaWriters from VirginiaPeople from Richmond, VirginiaWriters from Washington (state)Living peopleAmerican novelistsPostmodern writers1936 birthsVirginia Commonwealth University alumniPeople from Seattle, WashingtonAmerican satirists
Eugene "Gene" Victor Hoglan II (born August 31, 1967 in Dallas, Texas) is an American drummer. He is acclaimed for his creativity in drum arrangements, including usage of odd devices for percussion effects and his trademark lengthy double-kick drum rhythms (using what he calls "kick triplets"). His highly technical playing is extremely accurate at very high and challenging tempos, earning him the nicknames "The Atomic Clock" and "Human Drum Machine".
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Corporal Eugene "Flash" Thompson is a supporting character in Marvel Comics’s Spider-Man series. Created by writer Stan Lee and artist Steve Ditko, he first appeared in Amazing Fantasy #15 (August 1962). Flash is a star high school football player and classmate of Peter Parker (secretly the superhero Spider-Man) who mercilessly bullies Peter. On the other hand, Flash greatly admires Spider-Man, an irony in which Parker takes some gratification.
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Eugene Aynsley Goossens
Sir Eugene Aynsley Goossens was an English conductor and composer.
Eugene Aynsley GoossensComposers awarded knighthoodsAlumni of the Royal College of MusicKnights BachelorEnglish composersPeople from Camden TownConductors (music) awarded knighthoodsEnglish conductors (music)1962 deaths1893 birthsGoossens family
Provisional IRA East Tyrone Brigade
The East Tyrone Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA), also known as the Tyrone/Monaghan Brigade was one of the most active republican paramilitary groups in Northern Ireland during "the Troubles". It is believed to have drawn its membership from across the eastern side of County Tyrone as well as north County Monaghan and south County Londonderry.
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S.E.S. (Sea, Eugene, Shoo), was a popular pop girl group that signed with SM Entertainment. Lasting from 1997 to 2002, they were viewed as the female version of H.O.T. , another SM group who also enjoyed phenomenal popularity during the same years. S.E.S. was the first highly successful female K-pop group. They were not unchallenged: groups like Fin.K. L and Baby V.O. X debuted soon after S.E.S. and were also successful. Although an intense rivalry developed between S.E.S. and Fin.K.
S.E.S. (band)Musical groups established in 1997K-pop music groupsMusical groups disestablished in 2002SM TownJapanese pop music groupsSouth Korean dance music groupsSouth Korean girl groups
Charles Eugene, Duke of Württemberg
Charles Eugene, Duke of Württemberg
Delbert Eugene Webb (May 17, 1899 – July 4, 1974) was an American real estate developer. He is known for founding and developing the retirement community of Sun City, Arizona.
Del WebbAmerican construction businesspeoplePeople from Fresno, CaliforniaNew York Yankees owners1974 deathsMajor League Baseball ownersAmerican casino industry businesspeople1899 birthsPeople from Phoenix, ArizonaAmerican real estate businesspeople
Eugenio Montale (October 12, 1896 – September 12, 1981) was an Italian poet, prose writer, editor and translator, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1975.
Eugenio MontalePeople from Genoa1896 birthsNobel laureates in LiteratureItalian poetsAction Party (Italy) politiciansItalian Life SenatorsItalian Nobel laureates1981 deaths
Gene Rayburn (December 22, 1917 – November 29, 1999) was an American radio and television personality. He is best known as the host of various editions of the popular American television game show Match Game for over two decades. Born Eugene P. Rubessa in Christopher, Illinois, he was the only child of Croatian immigrants and graduated from Lindblom Technical High School and later from Knox College.
Gene RayburnPeople from Franklin County, Illinois1999 deathsAmerican people of Croatian descentAmerican military personnel of World War IIKnox College (Illinois) alumniDeaths from congestive heart failure1917 birthsCardiovascular disease deaths in MassachusettsAmerican game show hosts
Paul Eugen Bleuler (April 30, 1857 – July 15, 1939) was a Swiss psychiatrist most notable for his contributions to the understanding of mental illness and for coining the term "schizophrenia."
Eugen Bleuler1939 deathsHistory of psychiatrySwiss psychiatrists1857 birthsSchizophreniaSwiss physicians
Emerson String Quartet
The Emerson String Quartet is a New York–based string quartet in residence at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Previously the Quartet was in residence at The Hartt School. Formed in 1976, they have released more than twenty albums and won nine Grammy Awards. Both violinists in the quartet were students of the noted violinist Oscar Shumsky.
Emerson String QuartetAmerican string quartetsThe Hartt SchoolGrammy Award winnersMusical groups established in 1976
List of extant papal tombs
A pope is the Bishop of Rome and the leader of the Catholic Church. Approximately 100 papal tombs are at least partially extant, representing less than half of the 264 deceased popes, from Saint Peter to Pope John Paul II. In the first few centuries in particular, little is known of the popes and their tombs, and available information is often contradictory. As with other religious relics, multiple sites claim to house the same tomb.
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W. Eugene Smith
William Eugene Smith (December 30, 1918, Wichita, Kansas – October 15, 1978, Tucson, Arizona) was an American photojournalist known for his refusal to compromise professional standards and his brutally vivid World War II photographs.
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Frederick II Eugene, Duke of Württemberg
Frederick II Eugene, Duke of Württemberg
Christopher Eugene "Chris" Schenkel (August 21, 1923 – September 11, 2005) was an American sportscaster. Over the course of five decades he called play-by-play for numerous sports on television and radio, becoming known for his smooth delivery and baritone voice.
Chris SchenkelNational Basketball Association broadcastersNational Football League announcersGolf writers and broadcasters2005 deathsBowling broadcastersDeaths from emphysemaAmerican radio sports announcersTennis commentatorsNew York Giants broadcastersPeople from Huntington County, IndianaMotorsport announcersAmerican television sports announcersMajor League Baseball announcersPeople from Fort Wayne, IndianaMilwaukee Braves broadcastersAmerican military personnel of World War IICollege football announcersBoxing commentators1923 birthsAmerican horse racing announcersCollege basketball announcers in the United States
Francis Eugene George, OMI (born January 16, 1937) is an American cardinal of the Catholic Church. He is the eighth and current Archbishop of Chicago, previously serving as Bishop of Yakima (1990–1996) and Archbishop of Portland (1996–1997). A member of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, George was created a cardinal by Pope John Paul II in 1998. He served as president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops from 2007 to 2010.
Francis GeorgePeople from Chicago, IllinoisAmerican Roman CatholicsAmerican religious leadersMembers of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the SacramentsCardinals created by Pope John Paul IILiving peopleAmerican cardinalsMembers of the Congregation for the Oriental ChurchesTulane University alumniThe Catholic University of America alumniRoman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of PortlandMembers of the Congregation for the Evangelization of PeoplesMembers of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic LifeOregon clergyArchbishops of ChicagoCreighton University alumniAmerican people of Irish descentPeople from Portland, Oregon1937 birthsMembers of the Pontifical Council for CultureAlumni of the Pontifical Urbaniana University
Stanley Eugene Fish (born April 19, 1938) is an American literary theorist and legal scholar. He was born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island. He is often associated with postmodernism, at times to his irritation, as he describes himself as an anti-foundationalist.
Stanley FishYale University alumniMembers of the Board of Visitors of Ralston CollegeFellows of the American Academy of Arts and SciencesDuke University facultyLiving peopleAmerican academics of English literatureUniversity of Pennsylvania alumniUniversity of Illinois at Chicago faculty1938 birthsJohns Hopkins University facultyRhetoriciansAmerican literary criticsUniversity of California, Berkeley faculty
Melvin Eugene "Mel" Carnahan (February 11, 1934 – October 16, 2000) was an American politician. A Democrat, he served as the 51st Governor of Missouri from 1993 to 2000. He died in a plane crash during a campaign for the U.S. Senate, after which he was elected posthumously to the office.
Mel CarnahanUniversity of Missouri alumniCarnahan familyLieutenant Governors of MissouriVictims of aviation accidents or incidents in the United StatesGeorge Washington University alumniState treasurers of MissouriAccidental deaths in MissouriPeople from Shannon County, Missouri2000 deathsMissouri DemocratsGovernors of MissouriPeople from Rolla, MissouriMembers of the Missouri House of Representatives1934 birthsUnited States Air Force officersBaptists from the United States
Herman Eugene Talmadge, Sr. (August 9, 1913 – March 21, 2002), was an American politician from the state of Georgia. He served as the 70th Governor of Georgia briefly in 1947 and again from 1948 to 1955. His term was marked by his segregationist policies. After leaving office Talmadge was elected to the U.S. Senate, serving from 1957 until 1981.
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Prince Eugen, Duke of Närke
Prince Eugen, Duke of Närke
Eugene Domingo (born July 23, 1971) is a Filipina theater, movie and television actress. She is best known for playing the role of Rowena in the Ang Tanging Ina series. She also appeared in many commercially successful films such as Kimmy Dora, Here Comes the Bride, Ang Babae Sa Septic Tank and many more. She is the only actress in the Philippine entertainment history to have participated in six films produced by eight Filipino production companies within a year.
Eugene DomingoLiving peopleFilipino television actorsFilipino comediansWomen comediansFilipino film actors1971 births
Michel Eugène Chevreul
Michel Eugène Chevreul
The Register-Guard is a daily newspaper published in Eugene, Oregon, United States. It was formed in a 1930 merger of two Eugene papers, the Eugene Daily Guard and the Morning Register. The paper serves the Eugene-Springfield area, as well as the Oregon Coast, Umpqua River Valley, and surrounding areas. It has a circulation of 68,727 Monday through Friday, 74,507 on Saturday, and 72,415 on Sunday.
The Register-GuardMedia in Eugene, OregonPublications established in 1867Newspapers published in Oregon
Harold Eugene Edgerton
For the police officer see Harry Edgerton Harold Eugene "Doc" Edgerton (April 6, 1903 – January 4, 1990) was a professor of electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is largely credited with transforming the stroboscope from an obscure laboratory instrument into a common device.
Harold Eugene EdgertonMassachusetts Institute of Technology alumniFellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences1990 deathsPeople from Hamilton County, NebraskaNational Medal of Technology recipients1903 birthsNational Inventors Hall of Fame inducteesPeople from Fremont, NebraskaNational Medal of Science laureatesPioneers of photographyUniversity of Nebraska–Lincoln alumniMassachusetts Institute of Technology faculty
Lockhart is a city in Caldwell County, Texas, United States. It is the county seat of Caldwell County. According to the 2000 census the population of Lockhart was 11,615. As of 2007 the estimated population is 12,013. Lockhart and Caldwell County are within the Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area.
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Gene "Eugene" Andrusco (April 6, 1961–March 20, 2000) was a Canadian-born actor, record producer, engineer, composer and musician. Andrusco was best known as the leader of the funk/rock band Adam Again, a member of The Swirling Eddies (credited as Prickly Disco) and as a founding member of the roots music supergroup Lost Dogs.
Gene EugeneCanadian audio engineersCanadian record producersCanadian male singersCanadian rock singers2000 deaths1961 birthsPeople from Fort FrancesCanadian performers of Christian musicCanadian child actorsPeople from Orange County, California
Gene Chandler (born Eugene Dixon, July 6, 1937) also known as "The Duke of Earl" or simply "The Duke", is an American R&B and soul singer-songwriter, producer and record executive. He is one of the leading exponents of the 1960s Chicago soul scene. He is best known for his million-selling hits, "Duke Of Earl," and "Groovy Situation," and his associations with the Dukays, the Impressions and Curtis Mayfield.
Gene ChandlerPeople from Chicago, IllinoisNorthern soul musiciansLiving peopleAmerican soul musiciansVee-Jay Records artistsAmerican rhythm and blues singersWearers of monocles1937 birthsAmerican rhythm and blues musiciansAfrican American singers
Eugene Francis "Gene" Fama (born February 14, 1939) is an American economist, known for his work on portfolio theory and asset pricing, both theoretical and empirical. He is currently Robert R. McCormick Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Eugene FamaTufts University alumniLiving peopleAmerican economistsFellows of the Econometric SocietyUniversity of Chicago Booth School of Business alumniPeople from Boston, Massachusetts1939 birthsFinancial economistsUniversity of Chicago faculty
North Hollywood shootout
The North Hollywood shootout was an armed confrontation between two heavily armed and armored bank robbers and officers of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) in the North Hollywood district of Los Angeles on February 28, 1997. Both robbers were killed, eleven police officers and seven civilians were injured, and numerous vehicles and other property were damaged or destroyed by the nearly 2,000 rounds of ammunition fired by the robbers and the police. At 9:17 am, Larry Phillips, Jr.
North Hollywood shootoutLaw enforcement operations in the United StatesBank of AmericaLos Angeles Police DepartmentSan Fernando ValleyRobberiesBank robberies1997 crimes in the United StatesDeaths by firearm in CaliforniaCrime in Los Angeles, California
Eugene Francis "Gene" Kranz (born August 17, 1933) is a retired NASA Flight Director and manager. Kranz served as a Flight Director, the successor to NASA founding Flight Director Chris Kraft, during the Gemini and Apollo programs, and is best known for his role in directing the successful Mission Control team efforts to save the crew of Apollo 13, which later became the subject story of a major motion picture of the same name.
Gene KranzAmerican Roman CatholicsAmerican people of German descentPeople from Toledo, OhioLiving people1933 birthsSaint Louis University alumniNASA flight controllersPresidential Medal of Freedom recipientsUnited States Air Force officersNASA personnel
Captain Eugene Harold "Armor Abs" Krabs is a fictional character in the American cartoon series SpongeBob SquarePants. He is voiced by Clancy Brown. Mr. Krabs is seen in most episodes of the show, as well as in movies, video games, and other media based on the series. Additionally, he has been featured on countless toys, games, dolls, and other popular merchandise items. Often referred to as Eugene H Krabs, his name may have been inspired by Eugene F. Kranz, the retired NASA Flight Director.
Mr. KrabsFictional managersFictional businesspeopleSpongeBob SquarePants charactersFictional undersea charactersFictional crabsFictional invertebratesFictional characters introduced in 1999SpongeBob SquarePants
Yevgeny Bagrationovich Vakhtangov (also spelled Evgeny or Eugene; Russian: Евге́ний Багратио́нович Вахта́нгов; 13 February 1883, Vladikavkaz – 29 May 1922, Moscow) was a Russian actor and theatre director who founded the Vakhtangov Theatre. He was a friend and mentor of Michael Chekhov. Vakhtangov was born to Armenian-Russian parents from Ossetia in Vladikavkaz.
Yevgeny VakhtangovBurials at Novodevichy Cemetery1883 birthsTheatre practitionersModernist drama, theatre and performance1922 deathsRussian people of Armenian descentPeople from VladikavkazMoscow Art TheaterRussian actorsRussian and Soviet theatre directors
Dennis Day (May 21, 1916 – June 22, 1988) born Owen Patrick Eugene McNulty, was an Irish-American singer and radio, television and film personality.
Dennis DayDeaths from motor neurone diseaseUnited States Navy officers1916 birthsAmerican military personnel of World War II1988 deathsAmerican musicians of Irish descentBurials at Holy Cross Cemetery, Culver CityManhattan College alumniPeople from the BronxRCA Victor artists
Theophilus Eugene "Bull" Connor (July 11, 1897 – March 10, 1973) was the Commissioner of Public Safety for the city of Birmingham, Alabama, during the American Civil Rights Movement. His office gave him responsibility for administrative oversight of the Birmingham Fire Department and the Birmingham Police Department, which had their own chiefs.
Bull ConnorDeaths from stroke1897 birthsPeople from Selma, AlabamaHistory of African-American civil rightsAlabama Dixiecrats1973 deathsPeople from Birmingham, AlabamaAlabama Democrats
Charles de Foucauld
Blessed Charles Eugène de Foucauld was a French Catholic religious and priest living among the Tuareg in the Sahara in Algeria. He was assassinated in 1916 outside the door of the fort he built for protection of the Tuareg and is considered by the Catholic Church to be a martyr. His inspiration and writings led to the founding of the Little Brothers of Jesus among other religious congregations. He was beatified on 13 November 2005 by Pope Benedict XVI.
Charles de FoucauldPeople murdered in AlgeriaBeatified peopleFrench Roman CatholicsConverts to Roman Catholicism from atheism or agnosticismHistory of the SaharaAlumni of the École spéciale militaire de Saint-CyrTrappists1858 birthsFrench Army officers20th-century venerated ChristiansChristian mysticsPeople from StrasbourgDeaths by firearm in Algeria20th-century Roman Catholic martyrs1916 deaths
Henri Duparc (composer)
Henri Duparc (Eugène Marie Henri Fouques Duparc) (21 January 1848 – 12 February 1933) was a French composer of the late Romantic period.
Henri Duparc (composer)20th-century classical composersRomantic composersBurials at Père Lachaise Cemetery1933 deathsFrench composers1848 births
East Hawkesbury, Ontario
East Hawkesbury is a township in eastern Ontario, Canada, in the United Counties of Prescott and Russell. It is on the Ottawa River. Its eastern boundary is the border with the province of Quebec.
East Hawkesbury, OntarioMunicipalities in the United Counties of Prescott and RussellOntario communities with large francophone populationsTownship municipalities in Ontario
Eugène Marin Labiche
Eugène Marin Labiche
Fathers and Sons (novel)
Fathers and Sons is an 1862 novel by Ivan Turgenev, his best known work. The title of this work in Russian is Отцы и дети (Otcy i Deti), which literally means "Fathers and Children"; the work is often translated to Fathers and Sons in English for reasons of euphony.
Fathers and Sons (novel)Works originally published in The Russian MessengerNovels by Ivan TurgenevPolitical novelsPhilosophical novelsNihilism1862 novelsNovels set in 19th-century Russia
Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin
Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin
Jean Toomer (December 26, 1894 – March 30, 1967) was an American poet and novelist and an important figure of the Harlem Renaissance. His first book Cane is considered by many as his most significant.
Jean ToomerAmerican QuakersAfrican American novelists1967 deathsAfrican American writersAmerican novelists1894 birthsAfrican American poetsPeople from New Rochelle, New York
Leonard Eugene Dickson
Leonard Eugene Dickson (January 22, 1874 – January 17, 1954) was an American mathematician. He was one of the first American researchers in abstract algebra, in particular the theory of finite fields and classical groups, and is also remembered for a three-volume history of number theory.
Leonard Eugene DicksonAlgebraists20th-century mathematiciansUniversity of Texas at Austin alumniPresidents of the American Mathematical SocietyAmerican mathematicians1874 birthsUniversity of Texas at Austin facultyNumber theoristsHistorians of mathematicsUniversity of Chicago alumniUniversity of Chicago faculty1954 deaths
Eugene Burton Ely
Eugene Burton Ely (October 21, 1886 – October 19, 1911) was an aviation pioneer, credited with the first shipboard aircraft take off and landing.
Eugene Burton ElyUnited States naval aviationAccidental deaths in Georgia (U.S. state)National Aviation Hall of Fame inducteesAviation pioneersCurtiss-Wright CompanyAviators killed in aviation accidents or incidents in the United States1886 births1911 deathsPeople from Davenport, IowaRecipients of the Distinguished Flying Cross (United States)Naval Aviation Hall of Honor inductees
Eugene Melnyk (born May 27, 1959) is a Ukrainian Canadian businessman who now resides in Barbados. He is the current owner, governor, and chairman of the Ottawa Senators professional ice hockey club of the National Hockey League (NHL). He is the former chairman and CEO of Biovail Corporation and former owner of Trimel Corporation.
Eugene MelnykMembers of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church from Canada1959 birthsCanadian expatriates in BarbadosLiving peopleCanadian racehorse owners and breedersCanadian sports businesspeopleOttawa SenatorsNational Hockey League executivesBusinesspeople from OntarioBarbadian people of Ukrainian descentCanadian philanthropistsPeople from TorontoCanadian people of Ukrainian descentCanadian ice hockey ownersNational Hockey League owners
Willis Eugene Lamb, Jr. (July 12, 1913 – May 15, 2008) was an American physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1955 together with Polykarp Kusch "for his discoveries concerning the fine structure of the hydrogen spectrum". Lamb and Kusch were able to precisely determine certain electromagnetic properties of the electron. Lamb was a professor at the University of Arizona College of Optical Sciences.
Willis LambUniversity of California, Berkeley alumniFellows of the American Academy of Arts and SciencesQuantum physicistsStatutory Professors of the University of OxfordOptical physicistsAmerican physicistsNobel laureates in PhysicsColumbia University facultyMembers of the United States National Academy of Sciences2008 deaths1913 birthsExperimental physicistsNational Medal of Science laureatesUniversity of Arizona facultyLaser researchersAmerican Nobel laureates
Careful with That Axe, Eugene
"Careful with That Axe, Eugene" is an instrumental piece by the British band Pink Floyd. The studio recording was originally released as the B-side of their single "Point Me at the Sky" and is also featured on the Relics compilation album; live versions can also be found on Ummagumma and in the film Pink Floyd: Live at Pompeii.
Careful with That Axe, EugenePink Floyd songs1968 songsSongs written by Nick MasonSongs written by David GilmourPsychedelic rock songsSongs written by Richard WrightSongs written by Roger Waters
Eugene Isaac Meyer (October 31, 1875 – July 17, 1959) was an American financier, public official, publisher of the Washington Post newspaper. He served as Chairman of the Federal Reserve from 1930 to 1933. He was the father of publisher Katharine Graham.
Eugene MeyerYale University alumniReconstruction Finance Corporation1959 deaths1875 birthsThe Washington Post peopleChairmen of the Federal ReservePresidents of the World BankPeople from Los Angeles, CaliforniaAmerican JewsAmerican newspaper publishers (people)