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Old 02-15-2017, 04:39 PM
 
Location: Alamogordo, NM
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He got that screechy voice from a gas attack during WWI.

Oh, wow, WW1 nonetheless.
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Old 02-16-2017, 04:48 AM
 
Location: StlNoco Mo, where the woodbine twineth
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The Poplar Bluff UFO of 1950

Local News: Poplar Bluff UFO sighting in 1950 included in online database (1/28/15) | Southeast Missourian newspaper, Cape Girardeau, MO



Ledstone Noland (1750-1839)
Revolutionary War Soldier

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/f...r&GRid=6139822


John Riley Bannister (1854-1918)
Camden County, Missouri
Cowboy/Texas Ranger

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Riley_Bannister



Dwight F Davis (1879-1945)
St. Louis, Missouri
Secretary Of War/Tennis Player
Founder of the Davis Cup.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwight_F._Davis



Virgil Thompson (1896-1989)
Kansas City, Missouri
Composer

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Virgil_Thompson



Edward Kerr 1966
Kansas City, Missouri
Actor, " Pretty Little Liars "


Penelope Milford 1948
St. Louis, Missouri
Actress, " The Burning Bed "
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Old 02-16-2017, 06:47 AM
 
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The Palmyra Spectator is Missouri's oldest weekly newspaper, serving continuously (under various names) since August 3, 1839.


Walter Huston (1883-1950)
Actor who won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre in 1948. He had given up acting in 1904 to work as a manager of electric power stations in Nevada, Missouri, but resumed his acting career 5 years later. He was the father of John Huston, who directed The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre, and the grandfather of Angelica Huston.


Phog Allen (1885-1974)
Jamesport, Missouri
Basketball Coach

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phog_Allen



Diane L Adams (1962-1987)
Country Music Singer

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/f...=gr&GRid=20833



Joe Gannon (1877-1931)
St. Louis, Missouri
Baseball player for the St. Louis Browns in 1898.
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Old 02-16-2017, 11:21 AM
 
Location: StlNoco Mo, where the woodbine twineth
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Missouri has over 160 museums and historic sites.


In 1858, John Hockaday began weekly mail service by stagecoach between Independence and Salt Lake City, and John Butterfield, with a $600,000 annual appropriation from Congress, established semi-monthly mail transportation by coach and rail from St. Louis to San Francisco.


BOATHENGE

BoatHenge



Mark Bowden 1951-
St. Louis, Missouri
Writer, " Black Hawk Down "

Gina Artese 1977-
Kansas City, Missouri
Actress, " Black Swan "

David Daskal 1979
Bridgeton, Missouri
Actor/Writer, The Adventures Of Lewis And Clark (TV series)

Anastasia Roark
Jefferson City, Missouri
Actress, Hot Package (TV series)
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Old 02-17-2017, 03:44 AM
 
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Best States For Gun Owners 2015
Missouri ranked #9

Best States for Gun Owners 2015 - Guns & Ammo


Number Of Motorcycle Registrations In Missouri 2015
Missouri ranked 13th in the U.S. with 217,731

https://www.statista.com/statistics/...e-us-by-state/



Luke Gregory 1978
St. Louis, Missouri
Actor, " The Devil's Tomb "

Stanton Forbes 1923
Kansas City, Missouri
Writer, " A Reflection Of Fear " based on his novel " Go To Thy Deathbed "


Archie Samuel (1866-1875)
Clay County, Missouri
He was the younger half-brother of Frank and Jesse James who was killed when Pinkerton agents threw a bomb into the house.

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/f...e=gr&GRid=4655



Perry Samuel (1868-1938)
Clay County, Missouri
African-American step-brother of Frank and Jesse James.

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/f...GRid=125903287
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Old 02-17-2017, 05:06 AM
 
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50 States Ranked By Intelligence Scores In 2016 (From the Washington Post, based on IQ, SAT scores, ACT scores, and percentage of college graduates)

1. Massachusetts
2. Minnesota
3. New Hampshire
4. Connecticut
5. Wisconsin
6. Kansas
7. Vermont
8. Iowa
9. New Jersey
10. Colorado
11. South Dakota
12. Nebraska
13. Virginia
14. North Carolina
15. Illinois
16. MISSOURI
17. New York
18. Ohio
19. Maine
20. Maryland
21. Michigan
22. Montana
23. Washington
24. Utah
25. Wyoming
26. Pennsylvania
27. Rhode Island
28. Oregon
29. Delaware
30. Oklahoma
31. Kentucky
32. Indiana
33. Tennessee
34. California
35. Idaho
36. Arkansas
37. Alaska
38. Georgia
39. Texas
40. New Mexico
41. Arizona
42. North Carolina
43. Louisiana
44. West Virginia
45. South Carolina
46. Florida
47. Alabama
48. Mississippi
49. Nevada
50. Hawaii
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Old 02-17-2017, 08:49 AM
 
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In 2016, Missouri ranked 15th in the nation for the most charitable state. Utah was the most generous while Arizona was the least.


Jonathan P Hicks (1955-2014)
St. Louis, Missouri
Actor, " Boomerang "


Francis Edwin Brownell (1840-1894)
Civil War Medal Of Honor

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/f...=gr&GRid=18508



Philip Perry Brown Jr. (1823-1881)
Civil War General

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/f...=gr&GRid=18443



Rocco Vienhage 1962
Springfield, Missouri
Actor, " Blood Money "


Robert Foulis (1873-1945)
Golfer and golf course designer.

Robert Foulis - golf course architect - golf courses built, articles, related information


The Foulis Brothers: Scottish-American Golfing Pioneers – Northwest Hickory Players
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Old 02-18-2017, 05:42 AM
 
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In 2014, Missouri was 5th in the nation in Identity thefts with 118.7 per 100,000 residents. Florida was #1 with 186.3 per 100,000 residents.

In 2000, there were 84,512 Internet domain names registered in Missouri.


Missouri born Batman villains;

Vincent Price as Egghead
Shelley Winters as Ma Parker



George Washington Bush (1779-1863)
Soldier/Trapper

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Washington_Bush



Wallace A Carlson (1894-1967)
St. Louis, Missouri
Director/Producer/Animator " Dreamy Duds " (shorts)


Michael Capellupo 1961
St. Louis, Missouri
Actor/Writer, " The Chair "


Ruthy Ross 1948
Bourbon, Missouri
Actress, " Centerfold Girls "
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Old 02-19-2017, 06:46 AM
 
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Music Of Missouri

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Music_of_Missouri



William C Cabanne (1888-1950)
St. Louis, Missouri
Director/Actor

https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/f...=gr&GRid=18310


Archer Alexander (1810-1879)
St. Louis, Missouri
Slave who served as the model for the Emancipation Memorial.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Archer_Alexander



Joshua Fardon 1965-
Kansas City, Missouri
Actor, " Conspiracy Theory "

Eric Staves 1990-
Kansas City, Missouri
Actor, Empire

John Stix (1920-2004)
St. Louis, Missouri
Director, " The Master Builder "
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Old 02-19-2017, 12:46 PM
 
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1,177 sailors and marines died on the USS Arizona on December 7, 1941.
Missourians that died on the Arizona;

Andrew L Allison, F1c
Robert Adair Anderson, GM3c
John Calvin Atchison, Pvt
Wayne Lynn Bandy, MUS2c
Charles Edward Barnes, Y3c
Harold Eugene Beggs, F1c
Everett Ray Belt Jr., Pfc
Rayon Delois Birdsell, F2c
James Monroe Blake, F2c
Burnis Leroy Bond, Cpl
Kenneth Leroy Bosley, EM3c
James William Brune, RM3c
Charles Caldwell Jr., F3c
Robert Roland Clayton, COX
Ray Emerson Clift, COX
William Cowan, COX
Lloyd B Curtis, S1c
Virgil Denton Davis, Pvt
Walter Mindred Davis, F2c
Arthur Joseph Dupree, F2c
Mickey Edwards Evans, S1c
Robert Wilson Fulton, AMSMTH1c
Frank Francis Funk, EM2c
Orville Wilmer Garrett, SF2c
Lawrence Everett Grant, Y3c
Lawrence Moore Gray, F1c
Curtis Junior Haas, MUS2c
Charles Eugene Hardin, S1c
Keith Homer Harrington, S1c
Noble Burnice Harris, COX
Max June Hartsoe, GM3c
Ralph Dueard Hicks, PTR2c
John James Housel, SK1c
Doyne Conley Hule, HA1c
William Hughes Hyde, COX
Robert Oscar Kaiser, F1c
Wilbert Albert Kirchhoff, S1c
Thomas Larcy Kirkpatrick, Capt.
William Knubel Jr.,S1c
Urban Herschel Marlow, COX
Donald Monroe, MATT2c
Thomas Gernie Myers, SK1c
Charles Raymond Necessary, S1c
Howard William Peckham, F2c
Francis James Pedrotti, Pvt
Walter Scott Roberts Jr., RM1c
Orville Lester Rusker, MM1c
Earl Smith Jr., S1c
Raymond Virgil Wells Jr., S1c
William Bennett Wells, S1c
Robert James Windish, Pvt
Lloyd McDonald Zimmerman, S2c
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