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E. A. Pollard

Edward Alfred Pollard, born in Nelson County, Virginia, was an American journalist and outspoken secessionist.

Type: JournalistNationality: American

E. B. White

Elwyn Brooks White, usually known as E. B. White, was an American writer. He was a long-time contributor to The New Yorker magazine and a co-author of the widely used English language style guide, The Elements of Style, which is commonly known as Strunk & White. He also wrote famous books for children, including Charlotte's Web and Stuart Little.

Type: Writer, authorNationality: American

E. C. Segar

Elzie Crisler Segar known professionally as E.C Segar was an American cartoonist, best known as the creator of Popeye, a pop culture character who first appeared in 1929 in Crisler's comic strip Thimble Theatre.

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E. E. Cummings

Edward Estlin Cummings, popularly known as E. E. Cummings, with the abbreviated form of his name often written by others in lowercase letters as e.e. cummings, was an American poet, painter, essayist, author, and playwright. His body of work encompasses approximately 2,900 poems, two autobiographical novels, four plays and several essays, as well as numerous drawings and paintings.

Type: PoetNationality: American

E. E. Smith

Edward Elmer Smith, Ph.D., also, E. E. Smith, E. E. Doc Smith, Doc Smith, Skylark Smith, and Ted was a food engineer and early science fiction author who wrote the Lensman series and the Skylark series, among others. He is sometimes referred to as the father of space opera.

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E. F. Benson

Edward Frederic Benson (24 July 1867 – 29 February 1940) was an English novelist, biographer, memoirist, archaeologist and short story writer.

Type: writer,biographer,novelist,science fiction writerNationality: United Kingdom

E. F. Codd

Edgar Frank Ted Codd was an English computer scientist who, while working for IBM, invented the relational model for database management, the theoretical basis for relational databases. He made other valuable contributions to computer science, but the relational model, a very influential general theory of data management, remains his most mentioned achievement.

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E. F. L. Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax

Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax, KG, OM, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, TD, PC, known as The Lord Irwin from 1925 until 1934 and as The Viscount Halifax from 1934 until 1944, was one of the most senior British Conservative politicians of the 1930s, during which he held several senior ministerial posts, most notably as Foreign Secretary from 1938 to 1940.

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E. F. Schumacher

Ernst Friedrich Fritz Schumacher was an internationally influential economic thinker, statistician and economist in Britain, serving as Chief Economic Advisor to the UK National Coal Board for two decades. His ideas became popularized in much of the English-speaking world during the 1970s.

Type: EconomistNationality: English

E. Franklin Frazier

Edward Franklin Frazier, was an American sociologist. His 1932 Ph.D. dissertation The Negro Family in Chicago, later released as a book The Negro Family in the United States in 1939, analyzed the cultural and historical forces that influenced the development of the African American family from the time of slavery.

Type: SociologistNationality: American

E. G. Marshall

E. G. Marshall (born Everett Eugene Grunz, June 18, 1914 – August 24, 1998) was an American actor, best known for his television roles as the lawyer Lawrence Preston on The Defenders in the 1960s and as neurosurgeon David Craig on The Bold Ones: The New Doctors in the 1970s. Among his film roles he is perhaps best known as the unflappable, conscientious "Juror #4" in Sidney Lumet's courtroom drama 12 Angry Men (1957). He also played the President of the United States in Superman II (1980), Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut (2006) and his photo (as The President) appears in the TV version of Superman (1978). Marshall was also known as the host of the popular radio drama series, The CBS Radio Mystery Theater (1974–82).

Type: actor,stage actor,television actor,film actorNationality: United States of America

E. H. Carr

Edward Hallett Ted Carr CBE was a liberal and later Marxist British historian, journalist and international relations theorist, and an opponent of empiricism within historiography.

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E. H. Gombrich

Sir Ernst Hans Josef Gombrich, OM, CBE was an Austrian-born art historian who became a naturalized British citizen in 1947 and spent most of his working life in the United Kingdom. He was the author of many works of cultural history and art history, including The Story of Art, a book widely regarded as one of the most accessible introductions to the visual arts.

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E. Haldeman-Julius

E. Haldeman-Julius was a Jewish-American socialist writer, atheist thinker, social reformer and publisher. He is best remembered as the head of Haldeman-Julius Publications, the creator of a series of pamphlets known as Little Blue Books, total sales of which ran into the hundreds of millions of copies.

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E. Howard Hunt

Everette Howard Hunt, Jr. was an American intelligence officer and writer. Hunt served for many years as a CIA officer. Hunt, with G. Gordon Liddy and others, was one of the Nixon White House plumbers a secret team of operatives charged with fixing leaks. Hunt and Liddy engineered the first Watergate burglary, and other undercover operations for Nixon.

Type: Criminal, authorNationality: English