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Paul "Lil Buck" Sinegal

Paul "Lil Buck" Sinegal was an American blues and zydeco guitarist and singer-songwriter. He was born in Lafayette, Louisiana. In the late 1960s, he recorded his own instrumentals, including "Cat Scream" and "Monkey in a Sack", for the La Louisia ...

                                               

Fred Singer

Siegfried Fred Singer was an Austrian-born American physicist and climate change denier. He was an emeritus professor of environmental science at the University of Virginia. Singer trained as an atmospheric physicist and was known for his critici ...

                                               

Jerome L. Singer

Jerome Laurence Singer was an American psychologist. He was the Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the Yale School of Medicine. He was a fellow of the American Psychological Association, the American Association for the Advancement of Science an ...

                                               

Daryle Singletary

Daryle Bruce Singletary was an American country music singer. He was born in Cairo, Georgia. Between 1995 and 1998, he recorded for Giant Records: Daryle Singletary in 1995, All Because of You in 1996 and Aint It the Truth in 1998. He reached num ...

                                               

John Singleton

John Daniel Singleton was an American movie director, screenwriter, and producer. He was best known for directing Boyz n the Hood. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director, becoming the first African American and youngest person t ...

                                               

Bill Sinkin

William R. "Bill" Sinkin was an American community activist for equality, international cooperation and alternative energy in San Antonio, Texas. He created the company Solar San Antonio. Sinkin died on February 3, 2014 from natural causes in San ...

                                               

Joe Sinnott

Joe Sinnott was an American comic book artist. He was best known for his long career with Marvel Comics Fantastic Four, from 1965 to 1981. During his 60 years with Marvel, he worked on The Avengers, The Defenders and Thor. Sinnott was born in Sau ...

                                               

Arnold Skaaland

Arnold Skaaland was an American professional wrestler and professional wrestling manager who was best known for wrestling and managing with the World Wide Wrestling Federation/World Wrestling Federation. He was nicknamed "The Golden Boy". During ...

                                               

Frank Skartados

Frank Skartados was an Greek-born American businessman and politician. He is the Assemblyman for the 104th district of the New York State Assembly after defeating 14-year incumbent Thomas Kirwan in 2008. Skartados was the Assemblyman of the 100th ...

                                               

Marty Sklar

Martin A. "Marty" Sklar was an American businessman. He was known for working with The Walt Disney Company as its International Ambassador for Walt Disney Imagineering, the subsidiary of the company which designs and constructs Disney theme parks ...

                                               

Stanislaw Skrowaczewski

Stanislaw Pawel Stefan Jan Sebastian Skrowaczewski was a Polish-American classical conductor and composer. Skrowaczewski was born in Lwow then in Poland, now in Ukraine. Between 1983 and 1992 he was principal conductor of the Halle Orchestra in M ...

                                               

Dick Slater

Richard Van Slater better known by his ring name "Dirty" Dick Slater, was an American professional wrestler. He was born in Tampa, Florida. He wrestled in the 1970s, 1980s, and mid-1990s for many promotions including Mid-Atlantic Championship Wre ...

                                               

Louise Slaughter

Dorothy Louise McIntosh Slaughter was an American politician. She was the United States representative for New Yorks 25th congressional district from 1987 until her death in 2018. She was a member of the Democratic Party. Slaughter was the Chairw ...

                                               

Bill Slayback

William Grover Bill Slayback was an American professional baseball pitcher. He appeared in 42 games, 17 as a starter for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball from 1972 until 1974. He later became a musician and singer-songwriter, releasing ...

                                               

Joni Sledge

Joan Elise Sledge, better known as Joni Sledge, was an American singer–songwriter and producer. Sledge was best known as a founding member of the American family vocal group Sister Sledge. Sledge performed the song "Then Came You" with the Spinne ...

                                               

Michael Slive

Michael Lawrence Slive was an American attorney and college sports executive. He was born in Utica, New York. Slive was the commissioner of the Southeastern Conference SEC from 2002 until 2015. He served as the coordinator of the Bowl Championshi ...

                                               

Alfred P. Sloan

Alfred Pritchard Sloan, Jr. was the president and chairman of General Motors. Sloan was born in a business family. He passed the examination of Massachusetts Institute of Technology when he was very young. When he was 26 his father bought a beari ...

                                               

Bertrice Small

Bertrice Small, was an American New York Times bestselling writer of historical and erotic romance novels. She was a member of The Authors Guild, Romance Writers of America, PAN, and PASIC.

                                               

Len Small

Lennington "Len" Small was an American politician. He served as the 26th Governor of Illinois, from 1921 to 1929. He also served as a member of the Illinois state senate from the 16th District from 1901 to 1903 and was Illinois state treasurer, f ...

                                               

B. Smith

Barbara Elaine Smith, professionally known as B. Smith, was an American restaurateur, model, author, businesswoman and television host. She was born in Everson, Pennsylvania. Smith made two appearances on Mister Rogers Neighborhood, once as a mod ...

                                               

Dave Smith

Dave Rollin Smith was an American archivist. He was the founder and chief archivist at the Walt Disney Archives, which is in the Frank G. Wells Building at Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California. He joined the company on June 22, 1970, as its ...

                                               

Dean Smith

Dean Edwards Smith was an American head coach of mens college basketball. He was born in Emporia, Kansas. Smith was called a "coaching legend" by the Basketball Hall of Fame. Smith was best known for his 36-year coaching term at the University of ...

                                               

Elliott Smith

Steven Paul "Elliott" Smith was an American singer-songwriter and musician. He was born in Omaha, Nebraska. He grew up in Duncanville, Texas. He died of stab wounds to his chest in 2003 when he was 34 years old. It is not known if it was suicide ...

                                               

George Bundy Smith

George Bundy Smith was a lawyer and judge in New York State. While he was a law student at Yale University, he was part of the Freedom Ride from Atlanta, Georgia to Montgomery, Alabama. Smith was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was raised in W ...

                                               

Keely Smith

Keely Smith was a Grammy Award-winning American jazz and popular music singer. She performed and recorded many times in the 1950s with then-husband Louis Prima, and throughout the 1960s as a solo-artist. With her former husband Prima, their songs ...

                                               

Liz Smith (journalist)

Mary Elizabeth "Liz" Smith was an American gossip columnist. She was known as The Grand Dame of Dish. She was a journalist for the New York Daily Times. Smith was born on February 2, 1923 in Fort Worth, Texas. She was raised in New York City. Smi ...

                                               

Samantha Smith

Samantha Reed Smith was an American schoolgirl, peace activist, and child actress. She became famous during the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union. In 1982, Smith wrote a letter to Soviet Leader Yuri Andropov, and received a ...

                                               

William French Smith

William French Smith was an American lawyer. He was the 74th United States Attorney General serving from 1981 through 1985.

                                               

William Jay Smith

William Jay Smith was an American poet. He was the 19th Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress from 1968 to 1970. William Jay Smith was born in Winnfield, Louisiana. He was raised in Jackson Barracks, Missouri. Smith studie ...

                                               

Marion Hartzog Smoak

Marion Hartzog Smoak was an American politician and lawyer. He was a Republican. He was Chief of Protocol of the United States under President Richard Nixon from 1972 to 1974. He was a member of the presidential campaign staff and transition team ...

                                               

Troy Sneed

Troy Lenard Sneed, Jr. was an American gosep singer-songwriter. He was born in Perry, Florida. He started his music career on November 7, 1999, with the release of Call Jesus by Malaco Records. His second album, Bless That Wonderful Name, was rel ...

                                               

Phoebe Snow

Phoebe Snow was an American singer. One of her most popular songs was "Poetry Man", from her album Phoebe Snow. She also sang the theme song for the television series A Different World. In December 1975, Snow gave birth to a daughter, Valerie, wh ...

                                               

Tony Snow

Robert Anthony Snow, better known as Tony Snow, was an American journalist, television personality, commentator and radio host who made contributions for Fox News very regularly beginning in 1996. He was born in Berea, Kentucky and raised in Cinc ...

                                               

John J. Snyder

John Joseph Snyder was an American prelate of the Catholic Church. He was the ninth bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of St. Augustine from 1979 through 2000. Snyder was born in New York City. Snyder died on September 27, 2019 in St. Augustine ...

                                               

Eleanor Sokoloff

Eleanor Sokoloff was an American pianist and piano teacher. She taught on the faculty of the Curtis Institute of Music from 1936 until her death. She taught many famous pianists such as Hugh Sung, Lambert Orkis, Susan Starr, Claire Huangci, Kit A ...

                                               

Richard H. Solomon

Richard Harvey Solomon was an American diplomat. He served as the United States Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs from 1989 to 1992, after which he was Ambassador to the Philippines. In September 1993, he became pres ...

                                               

Herbert Franklin Solow

Herbert Franklin Solow, professionally known as Herb Solow, was an American motion picture and television executive, screenwriter, motion picture and television producer, director and talent agent. Solow joined MGM Television as vice president in ...

                                               

Arne Sorenson

Arne Morris Sorenson was a Japanese-born American hotel executive. He was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Marriott International. He was born in Tokyo. He studied at the University of Minnesota. Sorenson became the head of the larges ...

                                               

Michael Sorkin

Michael D. Sorkin was an American architect, author, and educator. Sorkin received a bachelors degree from the University of Chicago in 1970, and a masters in architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Sorkin also held a masters ...

                                               

Steven Sotloff

Steven Joel Sotloff was an American journalist. He is best known for his work for Time. He also worked for The National Interest, Media Line, and Foreign Policy. He has appeared on CNN and Fox News. He has traveled to Syria, Egypt, Turkey, Libya, ...

                                               

John Philip Sousa

John Philip Sousa was an American musician and composer. He was born in Washington, DC. His father was of Portuguese ancestry and his mother of Bavarian. In 1880, he was appointed conductor of the United States Marine Corps band. He wrote militar ...

                                               

Terry Southern

Terry Southern was an American writer. He was part of the Paris postwar literary movement in the 1950s. He was a friend to Beat writers in Greenwich Village in the 1960s. In the 1970s he made changes to the way movies were written. In the 1980s h ...

                                               

Anthony Sowell

Anthony Edward Sowell was an American serial killer and rapist. He was known as the Cleveland Strangler. He was arrested in October 2009 after the bodies of eleven women were discovered by police at his home, 12205 Imperial Avenue, in the Mount P ...

                                               

Horatio Spafford

Horatio Gates Spafford is the author of the hymn "It Is Well with My Soul". Horatio was a lawyer in Chicago. He lost all of his possessions in the great Chicago fire. After that, he lost his only son to a disease at the age of four. He then plann ...

                                               

Larry Speakes

Larry Melvin Speakes was an American journalist and politician. He was the acting press spokesman for the White House under President Ronald Reagan. He held the position from 1981 to 1987. Speakes died in Cleveland, Mississippi on January 10, 201 ...

                                               

Arlen Specter

Arlen Specter was an US Senator from Pennsylvania. He had 30 years in the Senate. He changed to the Democratic Party in 2009. He ran for the Republican nomination for President in 1996. Specter was born on February 12, 1930 in Wichita, Kansas. He ...

                                               

Frank Spellman

Frank Isaac Spellman was an American weightlifter. He set several Olympic records and earned a gold medal in 1948. Spellman has been elected to the United States Weightlifting Hall of Fame, the Helms Athletic Foundation Hall of Fame and the Porte ...

                                               

Elizabeth Spencer (writer)

Elizabeth Spencer was an American writer. She was born in Carrollton, Mississippi. Spencers first novel, Fire in the Morning, was published in 1948. She wrote a total of nine novels, seven collections of short stories, a memoir, and a play. Her n ...

                                               

Leon Spinks

Leon Spinks was an American boxer. He won the world heavyweight championship. He won a gold medal in the 1976 Olympics in the boxing category. He became a professional boxer. In his eighth bout, he won the heavyweight championship from Muhammad A ...

                                               

Robert Spitzer (psychiatrist)

Robert Leopold Spitzer was an American psychiatrist. He was a professor of psychiatry at Columbia University in New York City. He was a major figure in the development of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. He helped remove ...