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Morris Fishbein

Morris Fishbein M.D. was a physician and the editor of the Journal of the American Medical Association from 1924 to 1950. In 1961 he became the founding Editor of Medical World News, a magazine for doctors. In 1970 he endowed the Morris Fishbein Center. He was also notable for exposing quacks, notably the goat-gland surgeon John R. Brinkley, and campaigning for regulation of medical devices.

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Morris Gleitzman

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Type: writer,children's writerNationality: Australia,Martinique

Morris Graves

Morris Cole Graves was an American expressionist painter. Along with Guy Anderson, Kenneth Callahan, William Cumming, and Mark Tobey, he founded the Northwest School. Graves was also a mystic.

Type: ArtistNationality: American

Morris Kline

Morris Kline was a Professor of Mathematics, a writer on the history, philosophy, and teaching of mathematics, and also a popularizer of mathematical subjects.

Type: WriterNationality: American

Morris L. Ernst

Morris Leopold Ernst was an American lawyer and co-founder of the American Civil Liberties Union.

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Morris Mandel

Morris Mandel was an American Jewish educator and journalist.

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Morris Raphael Cohen

Morris Raphael Cohen was an American philosopher, lawyer and legal scholar who united pragmatism with logical positivism and linguistic analysis. He was father to Felix S. Cohen.

Type: PhilosopherNationality: Russian

Morris Udall

Morris King Mo Udall was an American politician who served as a U.S. Representative from Arizona from May 2, 1961 to May 4, 1991. A former professional basketball player with the old National Basketball League Denver Nuggets, noted for his liberal views, Udall was a tall, Lincolnesque figure with a self-deprecating wit and easy manner. Because of his wit, columnist James J.

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Morris West

Morris Langlo West AO was an Australian novelist and playwright, best known for his novels The Devil's Advocate, The Shoes of the Fisherman, and The Clowns of God. His books were published in 27 languages and sold more than 60 million copies worldwide. Each new book he wrote after he became an established writer sold more than 1 million copies.

Type: WriterNationality: Australian

Morrissey

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Type: composer,poet,singer,singer-songwriter,musician,autobiographerNationality: United Kingdom

Mort Dixon

Mort Dixon was a noted lyricist.

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Mort Kondracke

Morton M. Kondracke is an American political commentator and journalist. He gained great visibility via a long stint as a panelist on The McLaughlin Group. Kondracke worked for several leading publications, serving for twenty years as executive editor and columnist for the non-partisan Capitol Hill newspaper Roll Call.

Type: JournalistNationality: American

Mort Sahl

Morton Lyon Mort Sahl is a Canadian-born American comedian and actor. He occasionally wrote jokes for speeches delivered by President John F. Kennedy. He was the first comedian to record a live album and the first to perform on college campuses. He was on the cover of Time magazine in 1960 where they called him the patriarch of a new school of comedians.

Type: JournalistNationality: Canadian

Mort Walker

Addison Morton Walker, popularly known as Mort Walker, is an American comic artist best known for creating the newspaper comic strips Beetle Bailey in 1950 and Hi and Lois in 1954. He has signed Addison to some of his strips.

Type: ArtistNationality: American

Morteza Motahhari

Ayatollah Murtaza Motahhari was an Iranian scholar, cleric, lecturer, and politician.

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Mortimer Adler

Mortimer Jerome Adler was an American philosopher, educator, and popular author. As a philosopher he worked within the Aristotelian and Thomistic traditions. He lived for the longest stretches in New York City, Chicago, San Francisco, and San Mateo, California.

Type: PhilosopherNationality: American

Mortimer Caplan

Mortimer Maxwell Caplin, born July 11, 1916, is an American lawyer and educator, and the founding member of Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered. Born in New York City, Caplin holds a B.S. degree, Phi Beta Kappa, from the University of Virginia, where he is also a member of the school's prestigious Raven Society.

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Mortimer Chambers

Mortimer Chambers is a Professor of History at the University of California at Los Angeles.

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