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  1. Jackie Herbert John GleasonThe Great One, 1916–87, U.S. comedian and actor.

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There was some resistance as Gleason tried to stop Riley from getting inside.

Riley allegedly shot through the door again, opened it and continued to shoot Gleason, his 33-year-old girlfriend, Theresa Lanham, and their 3-month-old son.

Gleason also indicated that the Department of Health ultimately would be placing David at the Potomac Center, a residential care facility that has a secure forensic unit.

She was initially cast as Trixie in The Honeymooners, but was fired by Jackie Gleason before the series went to air.

The Daily Beast: Is there a set built for Cutler Gleason and Chaough?

I asked Gleason why he pulled the bedding from the bed, and he answered, 'By God!

Here I must make record of the kindness of the marshal, Rolla Gleason, who treated us with respect and kindness.

I was also allowed to send two of my sergeants who were wounded, Gleason Wellington and Sergt.

At nineteen, one of her early stories was published in Gleason's Pictorial, and for this she received five dollars.

For the utter trustworthiness of any statement made by Mr. Gleason, this newspaper is willing to vouch.