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Ted Thompson

Ted Thompson was an American professional football player and executive in the National Football League. He was born in Atlanta, Texas. He was the general manager of the Green Bay Packers from 2005 to 2017. Thompson had a 10-year playing career i ...

                                               

Tony Thompson

Anthony T. Tony Thompson was an American session drummer. He is best known as the drummer of the band The Power Station and a member of Chic. Thompson was raised in Queens, New York. His mother was Trinidadian and father was of Antiguan descent. ...

                                               

Charles Thone

Charles Thone was an American politician. He was a member of the Republican Party. He served as the 34th Governor of Nebraska serving from January 4, 1979 through January 6, 1983. He lost re-election to Bob Kerrey. Before being governor, Thone re ...

                                               

Dick Thornburgh

Richard Lewis "Dick" Thornburgh was an American lawyer and Republican politician. He served as the 41st Governor of Pennsylvania from 1979 to 1987, and then as the U.S. Attorney General from 1988 to 1991. Thornburg resigned as Attorney General to ...

                                               

Leo K. Thorsness

Leo Keith Thorsness was an American colonel in the United States Air Force and politician. He was born in Walnut Grove, Minnesota. Thorsness received the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Vietnam War. He was awarded the medal for an air engag ...

                                               

James Thurber

James Grover Thurber was an American author, journalist, and cartoonist. Thurber was best known for his cartoons and short stories. He published his stories mainly in The New Yorker magazine. One of the most popular humorists of his time, Thurber ...

                                               

Nate Thurmond

Nathaniel "Nate" Thurmond was an American basketball player. He spent the majority of his 14-year career in the National Basketball Association with the Golden State Warriors. He played the center and power forward positions. Thurmond was a seven ...

                                               

Paul Tibbets

Paul Warfield Tibbets, Jr was a Brigadier general for the United States Air Force from 1937 to 1966. Paul is famous for dropping the first Atomic bomb on Hiroshima in the B-29 Superfortress called Enola Gay. He was born in Quincy, Illinois. Tibbe ...

                                               

Phyllis Tickle

Phyllis A. Tickle was an American writer and educator. Her main field was spirituality and religion issues. She was best known for writing The Divine Hours series of books. She was a member of the Episcopal Church and wrote around forty books. Sh ...

                                               

Emmett Hulcy Tidd

Vice Admiral Emmett Hulcy Tidd was a retired flag officer of the United States Navy. He was born in Shreveport, Louisiana. He retired in 1976. Tidd enlisted in the Navy Reserve as a seaman apprentice in 1942, and joined the Naval Reserve Officers ...

                                               

Stanley Tigerman

Stanley Tigerman was an American architect, theorist and designer. He was an important architect in Chicago, Illinois. Tigermans best known designs include the Five Polytechnic Institutes in Bangladesh, the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education ...

                                               

Samuel J. Tilden

Samuel Jones Tilden was the Democratic candidate for the U.S. presidency in the United States from which he lost to Rutherford B. Hayes in one of the most contentious and violent American elections in the 19th century. Tilden was also Governor of ...

                                               

Tillamook

The Tillamook are a Native American tribe from the state of Oregon. The word Tillamook means "people of Nekelim" in the Chinook language. Also, Tillamook can mean "Land of Many Waters" but it is not as widely used. Tillamook can also be spelled C ...

                                               

George Tiller

George Richard Tiller, MD was an American physician. He was from Wichita, Kansas. He became well-known as the medical director of Womens Health Care Services, one of only three clinics nationwide to provide late-term abortions at the time. During ...

                                               

Mel Tillis

Lonnie Melvin "Mel" Tillis was an American country music singer and songwriter. He recorded songs since the late 1950s. His biggest success occurred in the 1970s, with a long list of Top 10 hits. His biggest hits include "I Aint Never", "Good Wom ...

                                               

Tiny Tim

Herbert Buckingham Khaury, better known as Tiny Tim, was an American singer and musician. He became popular in the late 1960s due to his appearances on television, and songs played on ukulele with a falsetto voice. His most famous song was "Tipto ...

                                               

Richard Timberlake

Richard H. Timberlake, Jr. was an American economist. He was Professor of Economics at the University of Georgia. He was a known supporter of free banking. He believed that money should be issued by private companies, not by the government. He wr ...

                                               

Grant Tinker

Grant Almerin Tinker was an American television producer and executive. He was the former chairman and CEO of NBC from 1981 to 1986. He is the co-founder of MTM Enterprises. Tinker was the former husband of actress Mary Tyler Moore. After leaving ...

                                               

Edward Tipper

Private First Class Edward J. Tipper Jr. was an American military person. He was a former private of the Easy Company, 2nd Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment in the 101st Airborne Division, United States Army during the Second World War ...

                                               

Y. A. Tittle

Yelberton Abraham Tittle Jr., better known as Y. A. Tittle, was an American professional American football quarterback. He played in the National Football League for the San Francisco 49ers, New York Giants, and Baltimore Colts, after spending tw ...

                                               

Alvin Toffler

Alvin Toffler was an American writer and futurist. He was known for his works discussing modern technologies, including the digital revolution and the communication revolution, with emphasis on their effects on cultures worldwide. Toffler was an ...

                                               

Clyde Tolson

Clyde Anderson Tolson was the second-ranking official of the FBI from 1930 until 1972. He is best known as the protege and long time top deputy of FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover. He was Acting Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for one ...

                                               

Clyde Tombaugh

Tombaugh was born in Streator, Illinois. After his family moved to Burdett, Kansas, Tombaugh planned to attend college. After a hailstorm ruined his familys farm crops, he no longer had money for the expense of college. After he discovered Pluto, ...

                                               

Judy Baar Topinka

Judy Baar Topinka was an American politician. She served as the Illinois Comptroller and Illinois Treasurer, having served as Treasurer from 1995 to 2007, and former chairwoman of the Illinois Republican Party.

                                               

Seymour Topping

Seymour Topping was an American journalist. He was best known for his work as a foreign correspondent focusing on wars in China, Korea, Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia, and the Cold War in Europe. From 1969 to 1986, he was the second senior-most edit ...

                                               

Dave Toschi

David Ramon "Dave" Toschi was an American inspector in the San Francisco Police Department. He was born in San Francisco, California. Toschi served at the police department from 1952 to 1987. From 1966 to 1978 he was assigned to the S.F.P.D. homi ...

                                               

John Tower

John Goodwin Tower was an American politician. He was the first Republican United States senator from Texas since Reconstruction. He served from 1961 until his retirement on January 3, 1985, after which time he was appointed as the chairman of th ...

                                               

Charles Hard Townes

Charles Hard Townes was an American Nobel Prize-winning physicist and educator. Townes is known for his work on the theory and application of the maser, on which he got the fundamental patent, and other work in quantum electronics connected with ...

                                               

James Traficant

James Anthony Jim Traficant, Jr. was an American politician. He was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Ohio. He represented the 17th Congressional District from 1985 until 2002. He was a member of the Democratic Party fro ...

                                               

Russell E. Train

Russell Errol Train or Russell Train was an American Republican politician. He was the leader of the Chairperson of the Council on Environmental Quality from 1970 through 1973. He later was the leader of the Administrator of the Environmental Pro ...

                                               

Bernard E. Trainor

Bernard E. Trainor was an American journalist and a retired United States Marine Corps lieutenant general. Trainor was born in New York City. He served in the Marine Corps for 39 years in both staff and command capacities. After retiring from the ...

                                               

Mary Travers

Mary Allin Travers was an American singer-songwriter and member of the folk music group Peter, Paul and Mary, along with Peter Yarrow and Paul Stookey. Peter, Paul and Mary was one of the most successful folk-singing groups of the 1960s. Unlike m ...

                                               

J. Bob Traxler

Jerome Bob Traxler, was an American politician and lawyer. He was born in Monitor Township, Michigan. He served in the United States House of Representatives serving Michigans 8th congressional district from 1974 through 1993. He was a member of ...

                                               

Ray Traylor

Raymond Washington Traylor, Jr. was a professional wrestler who is best known for wrestling with the WWF under the ring name Big Bossman and with World Championship Wrestling under the name many different ring names. During his time with the WWF, ...

                                               

Alex Trebek

George Alexander Alex Trebek OC was a Canadian-American television game show host. He is best known as the host of Jeopardy!, which he hosted from 1984 until his death in 2020. He was born in Greater Sudbury, Ontario. He became a naturalized Amer ...

                                               

Michael Tree

Michael Tree was an American violist. He was born in Newark, New Jersey. He played a circa 1750 Domenicus Busan viola from Venice, Italy. Tree played on a viola made by mid 20th-century luthier Harvey Fairbanks of Binghamton, New York. Tree appea ...

                                               

Anne Treisman

Anne Marie Treisman was an English-born American psychologist. She was born in Wakefield, Yorkshire. She worked at Princeton Universitys Department of Psychology. She researched visual attention, object perception, and memory. Treisman was known ...

                                               

Dick Trickle

Richard "Dick" Trickle was an American race car driver. He raced for decades around the short tracks of Wisconsin, winning many championships along the way. Trickle competed in the ASA, ARTGO, ARCA, All Pro, IMCA, NASCAR, and USAC. In more than a ...

                                               

Wallace Triplett

Wallace Triplett was a professional American football player. He was born in La Mott, Pennsylvania. Triplett was the first African-American to be drafted by and play for a National Football League team. For that reason, his portrait hangs in the ...

                                               

Greg Trooper

Greg Trooper was an American singer-songwriter. His songs have been recorded by many artists, including Steve Earle, Billy Bragg and Vince Gill.

                                               

William Troy

William Troy entered Service in the US Navy from Massachusetts as a United States Navy sailor. For bravery in action during the 1871 Korean Expedition he received the Medal of Honor on June 11, 1871. He was part of the party that rescued the mort ...

                                               

Virgil Trucks

Virgil Oliver "Fire" Trucks was an American baseball player who was a starting pitcher in Major League Baseball. From 1941 through 1958, Trucks played for the Detroit Tigers 1941–1943, 1945–1952, 1956, St. Louis Browns 1953, Chicago White Sox 195 ...

                                               

Frank Truitt

Frank Wilson Truitt, Jr., was an American coach and a veteran of World War II. Truitt helped coach the Ohio State mens basketball team to the 1960 NCAA Championship. Truitt was born in Columbus, Ohio. Truitt died in Columbus, Ohio, aged 89.

                                               

Harry R. Truman

Harold R. Harry Truman was an American small business owner. He was a resident of the U.S. state of Washington who resided on Mount St. Helens. He was the owner and caretaker of Mount St. Helens Lodge at Spirit Lake, at the foot of the mountain, ...

                                               

Dalton Trumbo

James Dalton Trumbo was an American screenwriter and novelist. Trumbo was one of the Hollywood Ten, he refused to testify before the House Un-American Activities Committee HUAC in 1947 during the committees investigation of Communist influences i ...

                                               

Robert Trump

Robert Stewart Trump was an American real-estate developer and business executive. He was the younger brother of Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States.

                                               

Francis Tsai

Francis Tsai was an American comic book artist, illustrator, author and conceptual artist. He was of Taiwanese and Japanese ancestry. Tsai also contributes covers and interior art for Marvel Comics. Tsai was from Honolulu, Hawaii. Tsai provided i ...

                                               

Paul Tsongas

Paul Efthemios Tsongas was an American politician. He represented Massachusetts in both the United States House of Representatives and in the United States Senate from 1975 to 1985. He won eight states as a candidate in the 1992 Democratic presid ...

                                               

C. Delores Tucker

Cynthia Delores Tucker was an African-American politician. She was known for her civil rights activism and for being against gangsta rap music. She died when she was 78 on October 12, 2005. In 1971, Tucker became the first black female United Sta ...

                                               

Gordon Tullock

Gordon Tullock was an American economist and a Professor of Law and Economics at the George Mason University School of Law. He was best known for his work on public choice theory. The theory was about political science and political issues. He is ...