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  • Edgar Allan Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe

    Dec. at 40 (1809-1849)

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts

    Edgar Allan Poe (; born Edgar Poe; January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Edgar Martínez

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Edgar Martínez (born January 2, 1963), nicknamed "Gar" and "Papi", is a Puerto Rican... more on Wikipedia

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    #115 of 582 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time#204 of 255 The Best Players in the Baseball Hall of Fame

  • Edgar Wright

    BirthplacePoole, United Kingdom

    Edgar Howard Wright (born 18 April 1974) is an English director, screenwriter and producer. He... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Rentería

    BirthplaceBarranquilla, Colombia

    Édgar Enrique Rentería Herazo (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈeðɣaɾ renteˈɾi.a]; born August 7,... more on Wikipedia

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    #61 of 106 The Best Atlanta Braves Of All Time#333 of 511 The Best Baseball Players NOT in the Hall of Fame

  • Edgar Davids

    BirthplaceParamaribo, Suriname

    Edgar Steven Davids (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɛdɡɑr ˈdaːvɪts] (listen); born 13 March 1973) is a... more on Wikipedia

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    #135 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time#251 of 329 The Most Obnoxious Athletes

  • The Edgar Winter Group

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    #407 of 1,728 The Best Rock Bands of All Time#189 of 263 The Greatest Classic Rock Bands

  • Edgar Buchanan

    Edgar Buchanan

    Dec. at 76 (1903-1979)

    BirthplaceHumansville, Missouri, United States of America

    William Edgar Buchanan II (March 20, 1903 – April 4, 1979) was an American actor with a long... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Winter

    BirthplaceBeaumont, Texas, United States of America

    Edgar Holland Winter (born December 28, 1946) is an American musician, songwriter, and record... more on Wikipedia

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    #612 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time#22 of 104 The Best One-Hit Wonders of the 1970s

  • Édgar Ramírez

    BirthplaceSan Cristóbal, Venezuela

    Édgar Filiberto Ramírez Arellano (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈeðɣaɾ raˈmiɾes], born March 25,... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Rice Burroughs

    Edgar Rice Burroughs

    Dec. at 75 (1875-1950)

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Edgar Rice Burroughs (September 1, 1875 – March 19, 1950) was an American fiction writer best... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Degas

    Edgar Degas

    Dec. at 83 (1834-1917)

    BirthplaceFrance, Paris

    Edgar Degas (US: or UK: ; born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas, French: [ilɛːʁ ʒɛʁmɛ̃ ɛdɡaʁ də... more on Wikipedia

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    #399 of 2,443 The Most Influential People of All Time#79 of 98 Historical Figures You Most Want to Bring Back from the Dead

  • Edgar Froese

    BirthplaceSovetsk, Eurasia, Kaliningrad Oblast, Euroregion Baltic, Russia

    Edgar Willmar Froese (6 June 1944 – 20 January 2015) was a German artist and electronic music... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Bronfman, Sr.

    Edgar Bronfman, Sr.

    Dec. at 84 (1929-2013)

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Edgar Miles Bronfman (June 20, 1929 – December 21, 2013) was a Canadian-American businessman... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Kennedy

    Dec. at 58 (1890-1948)

    BirthplaceCalifornia, USA

    Edgar Livingston Kennedy (April 26, 1890 – November 9, 1948) was an American comedic character... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Bronfman, Jr.

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Edgar Miles Bronfman Jr. (born May 16, 1955) is an American businessman who currently serves... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Bergen

    Edgar Bergen

    Dec. at 75 (1903-1978)

    BirthplaceMichigan, USA, Decatur

    Edgar John Bergen (born Edgar John Berggren, February 16, 1903 – September 30, 1978) was an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Edgar Graham

    Dec. at 29 (1954-1983)

    BirthplaceIreland, Europe, Northern Ireland, Eurasia, United Kingdom

    For the pop musician, see Ugly Casanova.Edgar Samuel David Graham, MPA, BL (1954 – 7 December... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar de Evia

    Edgar de Evia

    Dec. at 93 (1910-2003)

    BirthplaceMérida, Mexico

    Edgar Domingo Evia y Joutard, known professionally as Edgar de Evia (July 30, 1910 – February... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Cayce

    Edgar Cayce

    Dec. at 68 (1877-1945)

    BirthplaceHopkinsville, Kentucky

    Edgar Cayce (; March 18, 1877 – January 3, 1945) was an American clairvoyant who answered... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Wallace

    Edgar Wallace

    Dec. at 57 (1875-1932)

    BirthplaceGreenwich, London, United Kingdom

    Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace (1 April 1875 – 10 February 1932) was an English writer. Born... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Sampson

    Edgar Sampson

    Dec. at 66 (1907-1973)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Edgar Melvin Sampson (October 31, 1907 – January 16, 1973), nicknamed "The Lamb", was an... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Johnston

    Dec. at 92 (1896-1988)

    BirthplacePerth, Australia

    Edgar Charles Johnston, DFC (30 April 1896 – 22 May 1988) was an Australian fighter pilot and... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian

    Edgar Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian

    Dec. at 88 (1889-1977)

    BirthplaceEurasia, United Kingdom, London, England, Hampstead

    Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian (30 November 1889 – 4 August 1977) was an English... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar McCloughry

    Dec. at 76 (1896-1972)

    BirthplaceHindmarsh, Australia

    Air Vice Marshal Edgar James Kingston-McCloughry, (10 September 1896 – 15 November 1972),... more on Wikipedia
  • Edgar Meyer

    BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

    Edgar Meyer (born November 24, 1960) is an American bassist and composer. His styles include... more on Wikipedia

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