- Sir Arthur John,1851–1941, English archaeologist.
- Dame Edith,1888–1976, English actress.
- Herbert Mc·Lean [muh-kleyn] /məˈkleɪn/, 1882–1971, U.S. embryologist and anatomist.
- Janet,born 1971, U.S. swimmer.
- Mary Ann. Eliot, George.
- Maurice,1901–1989, U.S. actor and producer, born in England.
- Oliver,1755–1819, U.S. inventor: constructed the first high-pressure steam engine in the U.S. 1801?.
- Rob·ley Dun·gli·son [rob-lee duhng-gluh-suh n] /ˈrɒb li ˈdʌŋ glə sən/, Fighting Bob, 1846–1912, U.S. admiral.
- Ru·dulph [roo-duhlf] /ˈru dʌlf/, 1878–1960, U.S. sculptor.
- Walker,1903–75, U.S. photographer.
- William JohnBill, 1929–80, U.S. jazz pianist.
- Mount, a mountain in N central Colorado, in the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. 14,264 feet (4348 meters).
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- Sir Arthur (John). 1851–1941, British archaeologist, whose excavations of the palace of Knossos in Crete provided evidence for the existence of the Minoan civilization
- Dame Edith (Mary Booth). 1888–1976, British actress
- Sir Geraint (Llewellyn). 1922–92, Welsh operatic baritone
- Herbert McLean. 1882–1971, US anatomist and embryologist; discoverer of vitamin E (1922)
- Mary Ann. real name of (George) Eliot (def. 1)
- Oliver. 1755–1819, US engineer: invented the continuous production line and a high-pressure steam engine
- Walker. 1903–75, US photographer, noted esp for his studies of rural poverty in the Great Depression
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Evans(ĕv′ənz)Herbert McLean 1882-1971
- American anatomist who isolated four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1922).
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- American biologist who discovered vitamin E in 1922 and conducted research that led to the discovery of the growth hormone in the pituitary gland.
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