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Honore de Balzac
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Author Profession: Literature & Fiction Influences Walter Scott, Moliere, Jean Racine, Shakespeare, Lord Byron, Jean de L Walter Scott, Moliere, Jean Racine, Shakespeare, Lord Byron, Jean de La Fontaine, Etienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire
Born: 1799-05-20
Died: 1850-08-18

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Honore de Balzac

Solitude is fine but you need someone to tell that solitude is fine. Honore de Balzac
Dolley Madison
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Author Profession: US First Lady
Born: 1768-05-20
Died: 1849-07-12

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Dolley Madison

Two messengers covered with dust come to bid me fly, but I wait for him.
Cher
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Author Profession: American singer, actress and television personality
Born: 1946-05-20
Died: —

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Cher

Don't buy into the idea that women aren't strong enough to do anything they want on their own.
Pavlos, Crown Prince of Greece
Biography

Author Profession: Greek Royalty
Born: 1967-05-20
Died: —

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Pavlos, Crown Prince of Greece

Growing up, it was very clear that I was a member of a royal family with a potential function later on. The question was: when and how and if?
Dan Abrams
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Author Profession: US Journalist
Born: 1966-05-20
Died: —

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Dan Abrams

Some people think Im a total moron and I would hope most people think Im very good at what I do.
Walter Isaacson
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Author Profession: US Writer
Born: 1952-05-20
Died: —

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Walter Isaacson

Smart people are a dime a dozen. What matters is the ability to think different... to think out of the box.
Naturi Naughton
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Author Profession: US Musician
Born: 1984-05-20
Died: —

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Naturi Naughton

I dont just want to be a cute girl in a comedy or the actress who just does the same thing over and over again. I want to play roles that are distinct. I want to have a more varied career like actresses Viola Davis or Angela Bassett - those are the people that I grew up watching and admiring.
Clyde Edgerton
Biography

Author Profession: US Author
Born: 1944-05-20
Died: —

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Clyde Edgerton

A working definition of fathering might be this: fathering is the act of guiding a child to behave in ways that lead to the childs becoming a secure child in full, thus increasing his or her chances of being happy and fruitful as a young adult.
Dieter Rams
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Author Profession: German Designer
Born: 1932-05-20
Died: —

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Dieter Rams

Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful.
Hal Newhouser
Biography

Author Profession: US Athlete
Born: 1921-05-20
Died: 1998-11-10

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Hal Newhouser

Never give up, and never give in.
Israel Kamakawiwo'ole
Biography

Author Profession: US Musician
Born: 1959-05-20
Died: 1997-06-26

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Israel Kamakawiwo'ole

I guess this is gonna sound kind of weird, but Im not scared for myself for dying. Because I believe all these places are temporary. This is just one shell. Because we Hawaiians live in both worlds.
Margery Allingham
Biography

Author Profession: English Writer
Born: 1889-05-20
Died: 1966-06-30

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Margery Allingham

The optimism of a healthy mind is indefatigable.
N. T. Rama Rao, Jr.
Biography

Author Profession: Indian Actor
Born: 1983-05-20
Died: —

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Quotes: N. T. Rama Rao, Jr.

N. T. Rama Rao, Jr.

I dont want to waste my energy in other things, instead, I would put all that in reaching the next level in a craft that I love the most.
Nick Rahall
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Author Profession: US Politician
Born: 1949-05-20
Died: —

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Nick Rahall

Today we thank God for all the blessings He has bestowed upon this great Country and ask Him to continue to heal our land and meet our needs - and we do so through the power of prayer.
Sadaharu Oh
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Author Profession: Japanese Athlete
Born: 1940-05-20
Died: —

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Sadaharu Oh

I enjoy baseball more than anything and would like to be involved with it forever, but the reality is your survival is determined by how well you compete, not by your fondness for the game.
Ted Allen
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Author Profession: US Entertainer
Born: 1965-05-20
Died: —

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Ted Allen

If I have committed any culinary atrocities, please forgive me.
Adela Rogers St. Johns
Biography

Author Profession: US journalist
Born: 1894-05-20
Died: 1988-08-10

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Quotes: Adela Rogers St. Johns

Adela Rogers St. Johns

There is so little difference between husbands you might as well keep the first.
James Stewart
Biography

Author Profession: US actor
Born: 1908-05-20
Died: 1997-07-02

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James Stewart

When it came to kissing, Harlow was the best.
George Gobel
Biography

Author Profession: US comedian
Born: 1919-05-20
Died: 1991-02-24

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George Gobel

I've never been drunk, but often I've been overserved.

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