12/6/1930-12/18/2011 American businessman and public servant/Ambassador to El Salvador from 1971 to 1973/Ambassador to the United Kingdom, 1989-1991/Authored 'Ambassadors at Sea: The High and Low Adventures of a Diplomat'
Chef, author & TV personality. Known as Queen of Creole Cuisine & advocates for African-American art & Creole cooking. Her restaurant Dooky Chase, was known gathering place during 60s among many who participated in the Civil Rights movement
Is the founder of the non-profit organization Literacy Volunteers of America, now called ProLiteracy Worldwide in Syracuse, New York, in 1962. She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush in December 2006
Author and founder of the Blimpie sandwich chain. Starred in 100s of Blimpie tv and radio commercials. President of Conza Capital Corp, a private investment firm. On the Board of Governors for the Boys & Girls Club of America amongst others
Second Governor of the Bank of Canada, from 1955 to 1961. During his time in office, he had a much-publicized debate with Prime Minister John Diefenbaker, a debate often referred to as the 'Coyne Affair' (or sometimes the 'Coyne Crisis')
Hollywood Private Investigator; wrote 3 books; clients include Marlon Brando, the Beatles, Judy Garland, Frank Sinatra, Charles Bronson, Jerry Lewis, Carroll O?Connor, Farrah Fawcett, Baby Face Edmonds, Ryan O?Neil, and Tatum O?Neil
January 19, 1905 - August 16, 1995 was the first secretary of the US Department of Health, Education and Welfare, first commanding officer of the Women's Army Corps, and chairperson of the board of the Houston Post