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Hamida Habibullah was born on November 20, 1916, and died on March 13, 2018. She was an Indian parliamentarian, educationist, and social worker. Habibullah has been called the iconic face of Indian womanhood in post-independence India. Habibullah was the daughter of Late Nawab Nazir Yar Jung Bahadur, Chief Justice of Hyderabad High Court. Hamida spent ..

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Clarence Francis Stephens was born on July 24, 1917, and died on March 5, 2018. He was the ninth African American to receive a Ph.D. in mathematics. Stephens credited with inspiring students and faculty at SUNY Potsdam to form the most successful United States undergraduate mathematics degree programs in the past century. Clarence was six ..

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Lyle H. Smith was born on March 17, 1916 and died on July 25, 2017. He was an American football and basketball player, coach, and college athletics administrator. Smith served as the head football coach at Boise Junior College—now Boise State University—from 1947 to 1967 (except for military duty), compiling a record of 156–26–6 (.846). ..

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