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Chinese Communist Party chairman (1981-87)  Hu Yaobang
born on 11-20-1915 in Liuyang County, Hunan Province, China
expired 4-15-1989 in Beijing, China   age 73
former Chinese Communist Party chairman (1976-81)  Hua Kuo-feng   succeeded Mao; was Chinese prime minister (1976-80)
born on 2-16-1921 in Jiaocheng, Shanxi province, China
expired 8-20-2008 in Beijing, China   age 87
   Contest Selectors
1979 DW, YJ15.4%

AKS: Hua Guofeng
jazz trumpter  Frederick Dewayne "Freddie" Hubbard
born on 4-7-1938 in Indianapolis, Indiana
expired 12-29-2008 in Sherman Oaks, California   age 70   cause: complications from heart attack
mediocre science fiction writer  Lafayette Ronald Hubbard   founded Scientology scam
born on 3-13-1911 in Tilden, Nebraska
expired 1-24-1986 in San Luis Obispo, California   age 74
   Contest Selectors
1980 GP6.3%

longtime Dearborn, Michigan mayor (1941-77)  Orville Liscum Hubbard
born on 4-9-1903 in Union City, Michigan
expired 12-16-1982 in Detroit, Michigan   age 79
   Contest Selectors
1979 7.7%
1980 DR, GP, JW, RR25.0%

 Robert Calvin Hubbard   only person (up to the date of his death) to be elected to three major sports halls-of-fame: College Football & NFL (as a player) and Baseball (as an umpire)
born on 10-31-1900 in Keytesville, Missouri
expired 10-17-1977 in Gulfport, Florida   age 76   cause: cancer
track star  William DeHart Hubbard   first black American to win an Olympic gold medal (1924)
born on 11-25-1903 in Cincinnati, Ohio
expired 6-23-1976 in Cleveland, Ohio   age 72
ex-New York Giants pitcher  Carl Owen Hubbell
born on 6-22-1903 in Carthage, Missouri
expired 11-21-1988 in Scottsdale, Arizona   age 85
astronomer  Edwin Powell Hubble   Mount Wilson & Palomar researcher; namesake of orbiting NASA deep space telescope
born on 11-20-1889 in Marshfield, Missouri
expired 9-28-1953 in San Marino, California   age 63
violinist  Bronislaw Huberman   founder of the Palestine Symphony Orchestra
born on 12-19-1882 in Czestochowa, Poland
expired 6-17-1947 in Nant sur Corsier, Switzerland   age 64
animator  Faith Hubley   won 3 oscars for Moonbird (1959), The Hole (1962) & Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass Double Feature (1966)
¤born: Faith Eliot 
born on --1924 in New York, New York
expired 12-7-2001 in New Haven, Connecticut   age 77   cause: cancer
AKS: Elliot
film animator  John Hubley   won two oscars; co-creator of Mr. Magoo (1949; cartoon "Ragtime Bear")
born on 5-21-1914
expired 2-21-1977 in New Haven, Connecticut   age 62
jazz clarinetist  Michael Andrew "Peanuts" Hucko   played with Glenn Miller, Louis Armstrong & Lawrence Welk bands
born on 4-7-1918 in Syracuse, New York
expired 6-19-2003 in Fort Worth, Texas   age 85
former Cleveland pitcher  George Willis Hudlin   served-up Babe Ruth's 500 home run ball
born on 8-15-1926 in Wagoner, Oklahoma
expired 8-5-2002 in Little Rock, Arkansas   age 96
   Contest Selectors
2002 JL9.1%
   Scored 5.4000 solo points

Great Lakes sailor  Bruce Lee Hudson   Deckhand aboard the Edmund Fitzgerald
expired 11-10-1975 in Eastern Lake Superior, Canada   age 22   cause: drowned when ship foundered
 Ethel Hudson   last member of Hew Hampshire's Canterbury Shaker colony
expired 9-7-1992   age 96
explorer  Henry Hudson   first went up river (1609) that was subsequently named for him
born on 9-12-1575 in England
expired 6-23-1611 in Hudson's Bay   age 35
 Joseph Lowthian Hudson   founded Detroit Department store (1881) & co-founded Motor Car Company named after him (1900)
born on 10-17-1846 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumbria, England
expired 7-15-1917 in Worthing, England   age 70
Hudson Oil founder (1933)  Mary Hudson
expired 9-2-1999 in Prairie Village, Missouri   age 86   cause: cancer
movie actress  Rochelle Hudson
born on 3-6-1914 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
expired 1-17-1972 in Palm Desert, California   age 57
actor  Rock Hudson
¤real name: Roy Harold Shearer 
born on 11-17-1925 in Winnetka, Illinois
expired 10-2-1985 in Beverly Hills, California   age 59   cause: complications from AIDS
1197 pound "dieter"  Walter Hudson   Guinness Book record Tub-O-Lard
born on --1945 in New York, New York
expired 12-24-1991   age 46
short-term MExican president  Victoriano Huerto   president February 1913 through July 1914
born on 12-23-1854 in Colotlán, Jalisco, Mexico
expired 1-13-1916 in Fort Bliss, Texas   age 61
mathematician  David A. Huffman   developed the eponymous data coding/compression algorithm as a MIT graduate student in the 1950s
born on 8-9-1925
expired 10-7-1999 in Santa Cruz, California   age 74   cause: cancer
lived w/nephew & neice Rodney Carl b.12/29/1951 & Deborah Huffman @ 5071 Fawn Valley in Bath (517) 641-4085 retired machinist  Donald Jay Huffman   one of the last remaining survivors of the 1927 Bath School Disaster
born on 7-10-1917 in Longley, Ohio
expired 3-14-2011 in Bath, Michigan   age 93
Dr.  Charles Brenton Huggons   shared the 1966 Nobel prize in medicine for his discoveries concerning the hormonal treatment of prostatic cancer
born on 9-22-1901 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
expired 1-12-1997 in Chicago, Illinois   age 95
former Rhodesian prime minister (1933-53)  Godfrey Martin Huggins
¤title: Lord Malvern 
born on 7-6-1883 in Bexley, Kent, England
expired 5-8-1971 in Salisbury, Rhodesia   age 87
baseball Hall of Famer (1964)  Miller James Huggins   second baseman (1904-16); Yankees manager 1918-29
born on 3-27-1879 in Cincinnati, Ohio
expired 9-25-1929 in New York, New York   age 50
tv writer/producer  Roy Huggins   co-creator of 77 Sunset Strip; co-produced Maverick (1957-62); writer for The Fugitive (1963-67) & The Rockford Files (1974-80)
born on 7-18-1914 in Litelle, Washington
expired 4-3-2002 in Santa Monica, California   age 87
character actor  Barnard Aloysius Kiernan Hughes
born on 7-16-1915 in Bedford Hills, New York
expired 7-11-2006 in New York, New York   age 90
AKS: Bernard
Texas death row inmate  Billie George Hughes Jr.
born on 1-28-1952
expired 1-24-2000 in Huntsville, Texas   age 47   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2000 TEX14%
   Scored 10.3000 solo points

accomplished politician  Charles Evans Hughes   New York governor (1906-09); Associate Justice of U.S. Supreme Court (1909-19); Republican Presidential candidate in 1916 (lost to Woodrow Wilson); Secretary of State (1921-25); Supreme Court Chief Justice (1930-41)
born on 4-11-1862 in Glens Falls, New York
expired 8-27-1948 in Osterville, Massachusetts   age 86
British super-geezer  Charlotte Marion Hughes
born on 8-1-1877
expired 3-17-1993 in Redcar, Cleveland, England   age 115
British poet laureate  Edward James "Ted" Hughes
born on 8-17-1930 in Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire, England
expired 10-28-1998 in Devonshire, England   age 68   cause: cancer
former toll booth attendant  Glenn R. Hughes   original Village People "biker"; the Y.M.C.A.'s Macho Man
born on 7-18-1950 in New York, New York
expired 3-4-2001 in New York, New York   age 50   cause: lung cancer
former Iowa senator (1969-74)  Harold Everett Hughes
born on 2-10-1922
expired 10-24-1996 in Glendale, Arizona   age 74
aviation pioneer  Harvey M. Hughes
born on 4-14-1906
expired 12-27-2000   age 94
   Contest Selectors
1980 EK6.3%

oil well drill bit inventor  Howard Robard Hughes Sr.   co-founder of the Sharp-Hughes Tool Company (1909); father of the aviator/movie maker
born on 9-9-1869 in Lancaster, Missouri
expired 1-14-1924 in Houston, Texas   age 54   cause: heart attack
The `Spruce Goose' industrialist, golfer, aviator, movie producer & director  Howard Robard Hughes Jr.   built The Spruce Goose; invented the pushup-bra for Jane Russell; built the Glomar Explorer for the CIA to retrieve sunken Russian submarine K-129; at one time owned about half of the Las Vegas strip; subject of the movie Melvin and Howard & a bogus biography
born on 12-24-1905 in Houston, Texas
expired 4-5-1976 in Lear Jet above south Texas enroute to Houston   age 70   cause: renal failure
drunken lout  James "Mickey" Hughes   barbecued by ex-wife Francine
born on 8-10-1945
expired 3-9-1977 in Dansville, Michigan   age 31   cause: burned to death
author and lyricist  James Langston Hughes
born on 2-1-1902 in Joplin, Missouri
expired 5-22-1967 in New York, New York   age 65
movie director  John Wilden Hughes Jr.   directed Weird Science (1985), Sixteen Candles & Home Alone; started his career writing articles and doing interviews for Playboy magazine
born on 2-18-1950 in Lansing, Michigan
expired 8-6-2009 in Manhattan, New York, New York   age 59   cause: heart attack
screenwriter/director  Kenneth Hughes   directed Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)
born on 1-19-1922 in Liverpool, England
expired 4-28-2001 in Panorama City, California   age 79
Herbalife co-founder (1980)  Mark Reynolds Hughes
born on 1-1-1956 in Los Angeles, California
expired 5-20-2000 in Malibu, California   age 44   cause: overdose of alcohol and Doxepin
Nice bongos! beach party water-bearer  Mary Cecilia Hughes   she could always be counted-upon to show up with two big jugs; a real beach bunny/surfer girl she graced such celluloid masterpieces as Muscle Beach Party (1964; as "surfer girl"), Bikini Beach (1964; as "beach girl"), Pajama Party (1964; as "pajama girl"), Beach Blanket Bingo (1965; reprising her role as "beach girl"), Ski Party (1965; this time pushing her acting boundaries as "Mary"), How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965; again in the recurring role of "beach girl"), Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine (1965; in the undemanding role of "Robot #6") & The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966; exercising her transparent acting 'skills' as "Mary"); later she became a fitness instructor
¤ex-Mrs. Lee Michaels (1968-88)
Mrs. Paul Zimmerman 
born on 2-25-1944 in Hollywood, California
expired 12-13-2007 in Malibu, California   age 63   cause: cancer
surviving World War I veteran  Netherwood Hughes
born on 6-12-1900 in Great Harwood, Lancashire, England
expired 4-4-2009 in Clayton-le-Moors, Lancashire, England   age 108
   Contest Selectors
   Did Not Score - insufficient category citations (one to be exact)

novelist  Richard Hughes   wrote High Wind in Jamaica (1929)
expired 4-28-1976 in Harlech, Merioneth, Wales   age 76   cause: leukemia
attorney  Ronald W. Hughes   court-appointed defense lawyer for Leslie Van Houten; he wouldn't go along with Manson's plan to blame the girls so he got killed for his efforts; the body was found 3-29-1971
born on 3-16-1935 in California
expired 11-??-1970 in Sespe Hot Spring, California   age 35   cause: murdered
author & screenwriter  Rupert Hughes   uncle of Howard; got him interested in making movies
born on 1-31-1872 in Lancaster, Missouri
expired 9-9-1956 in Los Angeles, California   age 84
Federal Judge  Sarah Tilghman Hughes   swore-in Lyndon Johnson after Kennedy assassination
born on 8-2-1896 in Baltimore, Maryland
expired 4-23-1985 in Dallas, Texas   age 88
Texas death row inmate  Tommie Collins Hughes
¤number 999273 
born on 8-15-1974
expired 3-15-2006 in Huntsville, Texas   age 31   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 9.4781 points

engraver & avant-garde filmmaker  Ian Hugo   "legal" husband of Anaïs Nin; directed Bells of Atlantis (1952)
¤real name: Hugh Parker Guiler 
born on 2-15-1898 in Boston, Massachusetts
expired 1-7-1985 in New York, New York   age 86
Sir  John Hugo
born on 7-1-1899
expired 7-21-2000   age 101
author  Victor Marie Hugo   wrote The Hunchback of Notre-Dame and Les Misérables
born on 2-26-1802 in Besancon, France
expired 5-22-1885 in Paris, France   age 83
author  William Bradford Huie   wrote The Hiroshima Pilot and The Execution of Private Slovik (1954); conducted January 24, 1956 Look Magazine interview with the murderers of Emmett Till
born on 11-13-1910 in Hartselle, Alabama
expired 11-23-1986 in Guntersville, Alabama   age 76
former WWF/WWE wrassler  Elizabeth Ann Hulette   ex-wife of Macho Man Savage (1984-92); "companion" of Lex Luger
¤aka: "Miss Elizabeth" 
born on 11-19-1960 in San Antonio, Texas
expired 5-1-2003 in Marietta, Georgia   age 42   cause: acute toxicity
Roosevelt Secretary of State (1933-1944)  Cordell Hull   received the 1945 Nobel Peace prize for his part in establishing the United Nations
born on 10-2-1871 in Pickett County, Tennessee
expired 7-23-1955 in Bethesda, Maryland   age 83
character actor  Henry Hull   created roll of Jeeter Lester in Tobacco Road on Broadway (1933-41)
born on 10-3-1890 in Louisville, Kentucky
expired 3-8-1977 in Cornwall, England   age 86
 John Warren Hull   radio/tv host of Strike It Rich (1947-57)
born on 1-17-1903 in Gasport, New York
expired 9-14-1974 in Waterbury, Connecticut   age 71
character actress  Josephine Sherwood Hull   won Best Supporting actress Academy Award for Harvey
born on 1-3-1884 in Newton, Massachusetts
expired 3-12-1957 in New York, New York   age 73
Indianapolis Motor Speedway owner (1945-77)  Anton "Tony" Hulman Jr.   owned Clabber Girl Baking Powder; coined phrase "Gentlemen, start your engines."
born on 2-11-1901 in Terre Haute, Indiana
expired 10-27-1977 in Indianapolis, Indiana   age 76   cause: heart failure during surgery
Chairman Emeritus of the Indy 500  Mary Fendrich Hulman   speedway owner and Tony's widow
born on 3-13-1905
expired 4-1-1998 in Indianapolis, Indiana   age 93
British geezer  Amy Isabel Matthews Hulmes
born on 10-5-1887
expired 10-27-2001   age 114
the Id Monster from `Forbidden Planet' Disney animator  Kenneth Vernon Hultgren   designed the Id Monster of Forbidden Planet (1956)
born on --1915
expired 12-13-1968   age 53   cause: heart attack
Cathedral of Tomorrow televangelist  Alpha Rex Emmanuel Humbard Sr.   went on tv in Akron, Ohio in 1952; delivered the eulogy at Elvis' funeral
born on 8-13-1919 in Little Rock, Arkansas
expired 9-21-2007 in Atlantis, Florida   age 88   cause: congestive heart failure; complications from hip replacement surgery; broke hip in fall
   Contest Selectors
1979 JH7.7%
1980 EK6.3%

actress  Benita Hume   wife of George Sanders; formerly married to Ronald Colman
expired 11-1-1967 in Egerton, England   age 60
former Washington Post music critic (1947-82)  Paul Hume   his negative review of a Margaret Truman concert (1950) resulted in a threatening letter from Harry
born on 12-13-1915 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 11-26-2001 in Baltimore, Maryland   age 85   cause: pneumonia
singer  Helen Humes
born on 6-23-1913 in Louisville, Kentucky
expired 9-9-1981 in Santa Monica, California   age 68   cause: cancer
career diplomat  Arthur William Hummel Jr.   U.S. Ambassador to communist China (1981-85)
born on 6-1-1920 in Fenchow, China
expired 2-6-2001 in Chevy Chase, Maryland   age 80   cause: emphysema
Miss Memphis & Miss America 1947  Barbara Jo Walker Hummel   last Miss America to be crowned in a bathing suit; her husband, an obstetrician, delivered Miss America 1987
¤Mrs. John Vernon Hummel 
born on 3-12-1926 in Tennessee
expired 6-7-2000 in Memphis, Tennessee   age 74   cause: heart failure
 Anne S. Hummert   creator of the radio soap opera in early 1930s; created such series as Stella Dallas and Ma Perkins
¤born: Anne Schumacher 
born on 1-19-1905
expired 7-5-1996 in New York, New York   age 91
opera composer  Engelbert Humperdinck   wrote Hansel and Gretel opera
born on 9-1-1854 in Siegburg, Germany
expired 9-27-1921 in Neustrelitz, Germany   age 67
Minnesota politician  Hubert Horatio Humphrey Jr.   LBJ's Vice President (1965-69); 1968 Democratic presidential candidate; husband of Muriel
¤nickname: "The Happy Warrior" 
born on 5-27-1911 in Wallace, South Dakota
expired 1-13-1978 in Waverly, Minnesota   age 66   cause: bladder cancer
New Orleans jazz musician & teacher  Willie J. Humphrey
born on 12-29-1900
expired 6-7-1994   age 93
beat generation "hipster"  Herbert Huncke   friend of William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac
born on 12-9-1915 in Greenfield, Massachusetts
expired 8-8-1996 in New York, New York   age 80   cause: congestive heart failure
sugar broker  Horace Lawson Hunley   designed and built the Confederacy's submarines: the Pioneer (sank during testing in Lake Ponchatrain), the second Pioneer (also sank during testing) and the David (renamed the CSS H.L.Hunley after it sank in Charleston harbor, drowning Hunley and the crew); under the command of Lt. George A. Dixon the vessel was finally lost outside the harbor when it became the first submarine to successfully engage an enemy ship in wartime, sinking the Union vessel Housatonick with a "torpedo" but being damaged/swamped by the blast wave (2/17/1864); the wreck was rediscovered in 1995 and raised in August, 2000
born on 12-29-1823 in Sumner County, Tennessee
expired 10-15-1863 in Charleston, South Carolina   age 39   cause: drowned in his submarine
character actor  Arthur Hunnicut
born on 2-17-1911 in Gravelly, Arkansas
expired 9-26-1979 in Woodland Hills, California   age 68   cause: cancer
Watergate break-in conspirator  Everette Howard W. Hunt Jr.   spent 21 years with the CIA
¤Bay of Pigs cover name: "Eduardo" 
born on 10-9-1918 in Hamburg, New York
expired 1-23-2007 in Miami, Florida   age 88   cause: pneumonia
   Contest Selectors
2005CSI, MOT8.7%
2006CSI, MOT6.7%
   Scored 6.2000 solo points

former Alabama governor (1987-1993)  Harold Guy Hunt
born on 6-17-1933 in Holly Pond, Cullman County, Alabama
expired 1-30-2009 in Birmingham, Alabama   age 75   cause: lung cancer
   Contest Selectors
2009DTM, RAVN6.7%
   Scored 6.2500 points

interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in August 1966 oil magnate  Haroldson Lafayette Hunt
born on 2-17-1889 in Vandalia, Illinois
expired 11-29-1974 in Dallas, Texas   age 85   cause: pneumonia
textile machinery inventor  John O. Hunt   also invented the disposable diaper
expired 2-11-1957 in Greenville, South Carolina   age 71
trucking company founder  Johnnie Bryan Hunt
born on 2-28-1927 in Heber Springs, Arkansas
expired 12-7-2006 in Springdale, Arkansas   age 79   cause: complications from fall
Kansas City Chiefs founder/owner  Lamar Hunt Sr.   a son of H.L. Hunt; with several other brothers tried to corner the silver market, but failed (lost big bucks on that one); gave the Super Bowl it's name; co-founded the Americal Football League (AFL; 1960); a co-founder of Major League Soccer (1965); one of the original investors in the Chicago Bulls (1967)
born on 8-2-1932 in El Dorado, Arkansas
expired 12-13-2006 in Dallas, Texas   age 74   cause: complications from prostate cancer
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 7.6000 solo points

architect  Myron Hunt   designed the Rose Bowl and the Hollywood Bowl
expired 5-26-1952 in Pasadena, California   age 84
geezer  Nelle Hunt
born on 7-28-1887
expired 2-??-2001   age 113
movie editor/director  Peter Roger Hunt   edited first 5 James Bond movies & Sink the Bismark! (1960); directed On Her Magesty's Secret Service (1969)
born on 3-11-1925 in London, England
expired 8-14-2002 in Santa Monica, California   age 77   cause: heart failure
muppeteer  Richard Hunt
born on 8-16-1951 in New York, New York
expired 1-7-1992 in New York, New York   age 40   cause: AIDS
German movie art director  Otto Hunte   art director for Metropolis (1926) and Gold 1934
expired ??-??-1960   age 77
blues singer  Alberta Hunter
born on 4-1-1895 in Memphis, Tennessee
expired 10-17-1984 in New York, New York   age 89
   Contest Selectors
1980 DH, VA12.5%

author  Evan Hunter   wrote The Blackboard Jungle (1954) & the "87th Precinct" detective series; wrote screenplay for The Birds
¤born: Salvatore A. Lombino 
born on 10-15-1926 in New York, New York
expired 7-6-2005 in Weston, Connecticut   age 78   cause: cancer
Mormon elder  Howard W. Hunter
born on 11-14-1907 in Boise, Idaho
expired 3-3-1995   age 87
Mormon leader  Howard William Hunter   their 14th president; lasted only 9 months in the position
born on 11-14-1907 in Boise, Idaho
expired 3-3-1995 in Salt Lake City, Utah   age 87
Hall of Fame Kansas City and Oakland A's & Yankee's pitcher  James Augustus "Catfish" Hunter   won 1974 Cy Young award; given nickname by Charlie Finley
born on 4-8-1946 in Hertford, North Carolina
expired 9-9-1999 in Hertford, North Carolina   age 53   cause: complications from ALS
actor  Jeffrey Hunter   played Jesus Christ in The King of Kings (1961); Captain Christopher Pike in original Star Trek series pilot (1964)
¤born: Henry Herman McKinnies Jr. 
born on 11-23-1926 in New Orleans, Louisiana
expired 5-27-1969 in Hollywood, California   age 42   cause: skull fracture following a cerebral hemorrhage
actress  Kim Hunter   won Best Supporting Actress oscar for playing Stella in A Streetcar Named Desired (1951); also played Dr. Zira in three Planet of the Apes movies
¤born: Janet Cole 
born on 11-12-1922 in Detroit, Michigan
expired 9-11-2002 in New York, New York   age 79   cause: heart attack
professional Snooker player  Paul Hunter
born on 10-14-1978 in Leeds, Yorkshire, England
expired 10-9-2006 in Huddersfield, England   age 27   cause: stomach cancer; neuroendocrine tumors
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 12.3000 solo points

Greenpeace co-founder  Robert Lorne "Bob" Hunter   served as it's first president (1973-77)
born on 10-13-1941 in Saint Boniface, Manitoba, Canada
expired 5-2-2005 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada   age 63   cause: prostate cancer
movie producer  Ross Hunter   did the Airport movies
¤born: Martin Fuss 
born on 5-6-1920 in Cleveland, Ohio
expired 3-10-1996 in Los Angeles, California   age 75
Edmonton Oilers co-founder  William Dickenson "Bill" Hunter   helped launch the NHL rival World Hockey Association (1972)
born on 5-5-1920 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
expired 12-16-2002 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada   age 82   cause: bone cancer
Judy Bolton mystery author  Margaret Sutton Hunting   between 1932 & 1967 penned the 38 volume series
¤born: Rachel Irene Beebee 
born on 1-22-1903 in Odin, Pennsylvania
expired 6-21-2001 in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania   age 98
Kiowa chief  Hunting Horse   Indian scout for Custer (Cavalry officer: "Looks like we're surrounded." Indian scout: "What do you mean we white man?")
¤given name: Tsa-Toke 
expired 7-1-1953 in Lawton, Oklahoma   age 107
former Presbyterian minister  Henry S. Huntington Jr.   pioneer in U.S. nudism movement, joining the American League for Physical Culture in 1929; first editor of The Nudist magazine (1933; later renamed Sunshine and Health)
born on 2-26-1881 in Gorham, Maine
expired 2-13-1981 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   age 99
to next U.S. president: Thomas McKeanto previous U.S. president: John Jay forgotten U.S. president  Samuel Huntington   fourth president of the Continental Congress under the Declaration of Independence (9/28/1779-7/9/1780)
born on 7-3-1731 in Windham, Connecticut
expired 1-5-1796 in Norwich, Connecticut   age 64
NBC newscaster  Chester Robert "Chet" Huntley   partner of David Brinkley (1956-70)
born on 12-10-1911 in Cardwell, Montana
expired 3-20-1974 in Bozeman, Montana   age 62   cause: abdominal cancer
tunesmith  Herman Hupfeld   wrote As Time Goes By (1931) for the Broadway play Everybody's Welcome --- it was first performed in the play by Frances Williams & was recorded that year by Rudy Vallee; Play it again, Sam
born on 2-1-1894 in Montclair, New Jersey
expired 6-8-1951 in Montclair, New Jersey   age 57
auto pioneer  Louis Gorham Hupp   builder of the Hupmobile
born on 11-13-1872 in Kalamazoo, Michigan
expired 12-10-1961 in Detroit, Michigan   age 89
movie composer  Gottfried Huppertz   wrote original orchestral score for Metropolis (1927); it can be heard again on the new movie restoration DVD
born on 3-11-1887 in Köln, Germany
expired 2-7-1937 in Berlin, Germany   age 49
psychic  Peter Hurkos   he never saw it coming
¤real name: Peter Van der Hurk 
born on 5-21-1911 in Dordrecht, The Netherlands
expired 6-2-1988   age 77
American League umpire (1947-65)  Edwin H. Hurley   plate umpire who called four consecutive balls on Bob Cain's pitches to Eddie Gaedel
born on 9-20-1908
expired 11-12-1969 in Boston, Massachusetts   age 61   cause: "a long illness"
briefly oldest Aussie  Jessie Hurley
¤born: Jessie Stubbs 
born on 6-15-1890 in Riverstone, Australia
expired 8-7-2002 in Erina, Australia   age 112
impresario  Solomon Isaievich Hurok
born on 4-9-1888 in Pogar, Russia
expired 3-5-1974 in New York, New York   age 85   cause: heart attack
movie director  Brian Desmond Hurst   made Scrooge (1951)
born on 2-12-1900 in Castle Reagh, Ireland
expired 9-26-1986 in London, England   age 86
writer  Fannie Hurst   wrote Imitation of Life
born on 10-19-1889 in Hamilton, Ohio
expired 2-23-1968 in New York, New York   age 78
radio actor  Marlin Hurt   Beulah on Fibber McGee and Molly
expired 3-21-1946 in Hollywood, California   age 40
animator  William T. Hurtz   co-founder of UPA (United Productions of America) animation studio; layout artist for the 1951 oscar-winning animated short subject Gerald McBoing-Boing
born on 4-7-1919
expired 10-14-2000 in Van Nuys, California   age 81   cause: heart failure
Univeristy of Minnesota economist  Leonid Hurwicz   shared the 2007 Nobel prize in economics for mechanism design theory (oldest laureate, ever)
born on 8-21-1917 in Moscow, Russia
expired 6-24-2008 in Minneapolis, Minnesota   age 90
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   Scored 6.0000 solo points

ex-Czech leader  Gustav Husak
born on 1-10-1913 in Dubravka, Slovakia
expired 11-17-1991   age 78
Shuttle STS-96 & 107 astronaut  Rick Douglas Husband
born on 7-12-1957 in Amarillo, Texas
expired 2-1-2003 in over north-central Texas   age 45   cause: disintegration of Shuttle Columbia during re-entry
World War I RAF ace Commodore  Patrick Huskinson   designed the "blockbuster" bombs used in World War II
born on 3-17-1896
expired 11-24-1966 in London, England   age 70
country singer  Ferlin Eugene Husky   inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame
¤aka: "Terry Preston" & "Simon Crum" 
born on 12-3-1925 in Flat River, Missouri
expired 3-17-2011 in Westmoreland, Tennessee   age 85   cause: congestive heart failure
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Jordanian  King Hussein I   son of Talal I; succeeded to throne after his father was declared unfit to rule (mental illness); a "descendant of Mohammed"
¤Hussein Ibn Talal 
born on 11-14-1935 in Amman, Jordan
expired 2-7-1999 in Amman, Jordan   age 63   cause: non-Hodgkins lymphoma
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1979 RR7.7%
1980 EB6.3%

first Jordanian monarch King  Abdullah Ibn Hussein   father of Talal I; grandfather of Hussein I
expired 7-20-1951 in Jerusalem, Jordan   age 69   cause: assassinated
 Kamal Eddin Hussein   part of plot that overthrew Farouk & installed Nasser (1952)
expired 6-19-1999   age 77   cause: liver cancer
cowering Iraqi despot  Qusay Saddam Hussein al-Tikriti   son of Saddam; former head of Iraqi intelligence & internal security
born on 5-17-1966 in Baghdad, Iraq
expired 7-22-2003 in Mosul, Iraq   age 37   cause: fire fight with 101st Airborne troops
AKS: Qusai Husayn
Hey, isn't this the Unabomber dude? murderous ex-dictator  Saddam Hussein al-Tikriti
born on 4-28-1937 in al-Awja, Tikrit District, Iraq
expired 12-30-2006 in Baghdad, Iraq   age 69   cause: hanged
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2000IVY, KLS29%
2001ANG, KLS, RR37½%
2005ANG, HH, KLS13.0%
   Scored 5.1195 points

AKS: Husein Husayn Whosain Whosayn
Emir of Mecca, King of the Hijaz (1924)  Sherif ibn Ali Hussein   father of first Jordanian King Abdullah ibn Hussein
born on --1853
expired ??-??-1931   age 78
Iraqi psycho  Uday Saddam Hussein al-Tikriti   son of Saddam; torturer, serial rapist, killer
born on 6-18-1964 in Baghdad, Iraq
expired 7-22-2003 in Mosul, Iraq   age 39   cause: fire fight with 101st Airborne troops
AKS: Husayn Odai Uday
1940s and 50s Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Haj  Amin el-Husseini   World War II Nazi collaborator
born on --1893 in Jerusalem, Palestine
expired 7-4-1974 in Beirut, Lebanon   age 80   cause: heart failure
PLO Fatah Central Committee member  Faisal Husseini
born on 7-17-1940 in Baghdad, Iraq
expired 5-31-2001 in Kuwait City, Kuwait   age 60   cause: heart attack
actress  Ruth Carol Hussey   played Elizabeth Browne in Northwest Passage (1940), Elizabeth Imbrie in The Philadelphia Story (1940) & Jennie Sousa in Stars and Stripes Forever (1952)
¤Mrs. Charles Robert Longenecker 
born on 10-30-1911 in Providence, Rhode Island
expired 4-19-2005 in Thousand Oaks, California   age 93   cause: complications from appendectomy
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in September 1985 movie writer, actor, director  John Marcellus Huston   son of Walter, father of Anjelica; won directing oscar for The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948); also directed The Maltese Falcon (1941), The African Queen (1952), Moby Dick (1956) and Prizzi's Honor
born on 8-5-1906 in Nevada, Missouri
expired 8-28-1987 in Middletown, Rhode Island   age 81
AKS: Houston
character actor  Walter Huston   father of John, grandfather of Anjelica; received an Academy Award (Best Supporting Actor) as Howard in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948); also played Trampas in The Virginian (1929), Captain Jacobi in The Maltese Falcon (1941) and Jerry Cohan in Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
¤real name: Walter Houghston 
born on 4-6-1884 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
expired 4-7-1950 in Hollywood, California   age 64
INXS singer  Michael Kelland Frank Hutchence   father of Heavenly Hirrani Tiger Lily by Paula Yates
born on 1-22-1960 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
expired 11-22-1997 in Double Bay, Australia   age 37   cause: suicide; hanged
Miss America 1952  Colleen Kay Hutchins   mother of former NBA player/current N.J. Nets general manager Ernest Maurice "Kiki" Vandeweghe III
¤Mrs. Ernest Maurice Vandeweghe Jr. 
born on 5-23-1926 in Salt Lake City, Utah
expired 3-24-2010 in Newport Beach, California   age 83
Our Gang child actor  Robert Hutchins
¤aka: "Wheezer
born on 3-29-1925 in Tacoma, Washington
expired 3-17-1945 in Merced, California   age 19   cause: military plane crash
 Miller Reese Hutchison   invented the dictograph, the Acousticon and the Klaxon horn ("ah-Oooga")
born on --1876 in Mobile Bay, Alabama
expired 2-16-1944 in New York, New York   age 67
psychiatrist Dr.  Arnold A. Hutschnecker   Nixon's psychiatrist
born on 5-13-1898 in Austria
expired 12-28-2000 in Sherman, Connecticut   age 102
dentist Dr.  Robert William Hutson   designed the Oral-B toothbrush in the 1940s
born on 6-20-1919 in San Luis Obispo, California
expired 5-20-2001 in San Jose, California   age 81   cause: pneumonia
heiress  Barbara Woolworth Hutton   granddaughter of F.W. Woolworth; briefly married to playboy Porfirio Rubirosa; mother of Lance Reventlow
born on 11-14-1912 in New York, New York
expired 5-11-1979 in Los Angeles, California   age 66   cause: heart attack; pneumonia
actress  Betty Hutton
¤born: Betty June Thornburg 
born on 2-26-1921 in Battle Creek, Michigan
expired 3-11-2007 in Palm Springs, California   age 86   cause: colon cancer
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actor  Dana James "Jim" Hutton
born on 5-31-1934 in Binghamton, New York
expired 6-2-1979 in Los Angeles, California   age 45   cause: liver cancer
brokerage firm founder  Edward Francis Hutton   General Foods chairman (1923-1935); father of actress Dina Merrill
born on 9-7-1876 in New York, New York
expired 7-11-1962 in Westbury, New York   age 85
British novelist  Aldous Leonard Huxley   starting in 1931 it was a Brave New World out there; after a 1953 mescaline trip wrote The Doors of Perception (1954; name taken from a William Blake poem); the book title was later used as the name of a rock band
born on 7-26-1894 in Godalming, England
expired 11-22-1963 in Los Angeles, California   age 69   cause: throat cancer
biologist & author Sir  Julian Sorell Huxley   grandson of Thomas; brother of Aldous; first director of UNESCO (1946-48)
born on 6-22-1887
expired 2-14-1975 in Hampstead, England   age 87
former concert violinist  Laura F. Archera Huxley   second wife & widow of Aldous Huxley; they got married at a drive-in wedding chapel in Yuma, Arizona
born on 11-2-1914 in Turin, Italy
expired 12-13-2007 in Hollywood Hills, California   age 93   cause: cancer
biologist  Thomas Henry Huxley   advanced the theory that birds were descended from dinosaurs
born on 5-4-1825 in Ealing, West London, England
expired 6-29-1895 in Eastbourne, East Sussex, England   age 70
physicist & astronomer  Christian Huygens   discovered Saturn's rings (1655); developed the wave theory of light (1678)
born on 4-14-1629 in The Hague, The Netherlands
expired 6-8-1695 in The Hague, The Netherlands   age 66
former New York Herald Tribune Hollywood columnist (1951-64)  Joe Hyams   wrote biographies on Humphrey Bogart & James Dean; big on the martial arts he wrote Zen and the Martial Arts; at one time had been married to Elke Sommer
born on 6-6-1923 in Cambridge, Massachusetts
expired 11-8-2008 in Denver, Colorado   age 85   cause: coronary artery disease
Negro Legue star outfielder  Cowan F. "Bubba" Hyde   inducted into the Negro Leagues Hall of Fame (1997)
born on 4-10-1907
expired 11-20-2003 in Saint Louis, Missouri   age 96
Gaelic scholar  Douglas An Craoibhin Aoibhinn Hyde   first president of the Irish Republic (1938-45)
expired 7-12-1949 in Dublin, Ireland   age 88
former Illinois rep. (1975-2006)  Henry John Hyde
born on 4-18-1924 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 11-29-2007 in Chicago, Illinois   age 83   cause: cardiac arrhythmia; renal failure; heart disease
organic chemist  J. Franklin Hyde   discovered how to make fused silica (impurity-free glass) using a process called frame hydrolysis; this is the basis of manufacturing fiber optic cable; his work with silicones led to the formation of Dow-Corning (1943) & the "development" of the topless Go-Go dancer industry (1964)
¤nickname: "The Father of Silicones" 
born on 3-10-1903 in Solvay, New York
expired 10-11-1999   age 96
actor  Wilfrid Hyde-White
born on 5-12-1903 in Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
expired 5-6-1991   age 87
actress  Diana Hyland   played the mother on the first season of Eight Is Enough tv series; "close personal friend" of John Travolta
¤real name: Joan Diana Genter 
born on 1-25-1936 in Cleveland Heights, Ohio
expired 3-27-1977 in Los Angeles, California   age 41
jazz singer  Phyllis Hyman
born on 7-6-1941 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 6-30-1995   age 53   cause: suicide
Northwestern University astronomy professor  Joseph Allen Hynek   founded the Center for UFO Studies; wrote The UFO Experience (1951); coined phrase "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" (had cameo in the movie)
born on 5-1-1910 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 4-27-1986 in Scottsdale, Arizona   age 75   cause: malignant brain tumor

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