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Eamon

Eamon Jonathan Doyle, professionally known as Eamon, is an American pop and R&B singer–songwriter. He is perhaps best known for his hit single, Fuck It.

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Eamon de Valera

Éamon de Valera was one of the dominant political figures in twentieth-century Ireland. His political career spanned over half a century, from 1917 to 1973; he served multiple terms as head of government and head of state. He also led the introduction of the Constitution of Ireland.

Type: StatesmanNationality: Irish

Eamonn Walker

Eamonn Roderique Walker (born 12 June 1962) is an African-British film, television and theatre actor. In the United States he is known for playing Kareem Saïd in the HBO television series Oz, for which he won a CableACE Award, and (since 2012) Battalion Chief Wallace Boden on Chicago Fire and other shows within the Chicago franchise.

Type: actor,stage actor,film actorNationality: United Kingdom

Earl Blumenauer

Earl Blumenauer is the U.S. Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district, serving since 1996. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district includes most of Portland east of the Willamette River. He previously spent over 20 years as a public official representing the city.

Type: Politician, attorneyNationality: American

Earl Browder

Earl Russell Browder was an American political activist, functionary and leader of the Communist Party USA. Browder is best remembered as the General Secretary of the CPUSA during the 1930s and first half of the 1940s.

Type: Activist, politicianNationality: American

Earl Butz

Earl Lauer Butz was a United States government official who served as Secretary of Agriculture under Presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford.

Type: Public ServantNationality: American

Earl Camden

Marquess Camden is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1812 for the politician John Pratt, 2nd Earl Camden. The Pratt family descends from Sir John Pratt, Lord Chief Justice from 1718 to 1725. His third son from his second marriage, Sir Charles Pratt, was also a prominent lawyer and politician and served as Lord Chancellor between 1766 to 1770.

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Earl Campbell

Earl Christian Campbell, nicknamed The Tyler Rose, is a former professional American Football running back. He, Paul Hornung, and O.J Simpson are the only Heisman Trophy winners to have also been first overall National Football League draft picks and members of both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and College Football Hall of Fame.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Earl Derr Biggers

Earl Derr Biggers was an American novelist and playwright. He is remembered primarily for adaptations of his novels, especially those featuring the Chinese-American detective Charlie Chan.

Type: NovelistNationality: American

Earl Hamner, Jr.

Earl Henry Hamner Jr. (July 10, 1923 – March 24, 2016) was an American television writer and producer (sometimes credited as Earl Hamner), best known for his work in the 1970s and 1980s on the long-running series The Waltons and Falcon Crest. As a novelist, he was best known for Spencer's Mountain, inspired by his own childhood and formed the basis for both the film of the same name and the television series The Waltons, for which he provided voice-over narration.

Type: screenwriter,writer,storyteller,film producer,novelistNationality: United States of America

Earl Hines

Earl Kenneth Hines, universally known as Earl Fatha Hines, was an American jazz pianist. Hines was one of the most influential figures in the development of modern jazz piano and, according to one major source, is one of a small number of pianists whose playing shaped the history of jazz.

Type: MusicianNationality: American

Earl King

Earl Silas Johnson IV (February 7, 1934 – April 17, 2003), known as Earl King, was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, most active in blues music. A composer of blues standards such as "Come On" (covered by Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan) and "Big Chief" (recorded by Professor Longhair), he was an important figure in New Orleans R&B.

Type: composer,singer-songwriter,musician,songwriterNationality: United States of America

Earl Long

Earl Kemp Long was an American politician and the 45th Governor of Louisiana for three non-consecutive terms. Long termed himself the last of the red hot poppas of politics, referring to his stump-speaking skills. He served from 1939 1940, 1948 1952, and 1956 1960.

Type: PoliticianNationality: American

Earl Mac Rauch

Earl Mac Rauch is an American novelist and screenwriter.

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Earl Monroe

Vernon Earl Monroe is an American former professional basketball player known for his flamboyant dribbling, passing, and play-making. He was nicknamed both Earl the Pearl and Jesus.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Earl Nightingale

Earl Nightingale was an American motivational speaker and author, known as the Dean of Personal Development. He was the voice in the early 1950s of Sky King, the hero of a radio adventure series, and was a WGN radio show host from 1950 to 1956. Nightingale was the author of the Strangest Secret, which economist Terry Savage has called “ One of the great motivational books of all time“.

Type: EntertainerNationality: American

Earl of Arran

Earl of Arran is a title in both the Peerage of Scotland and the Peerage of Ireland. The two titles refer to different places: the Isle of Arran in Scotland, and the Aran Islands in Ireland. The Earl of Arran is a subsidiary title of the Duke of Hamilton, whereas the Earl of Arran is a separate title held by the Gore family.

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