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Cabell, James Branch (2) - US essayist & novelist (1879 - 1958)
Caesar, Julius (5) - Roman author, general, & politician (100 BC - 44 BC)
Cage, John (5) - US composer of avant-garde music (1912 - 1992)
Cain, James M. (1) - US crime novelist & screenwriter (1892 - 1977)
Calhoun, John (1) - US lawyer & politician (1782 - 1850)
Caligula (1) - Roman emperor 037-041 (12 AD - 41 AD)
Cameron, Simon (1) - US financier & politician (1799 - 1889)
Campbell, Joseph (2) - US folklorist & expert on mythology (1904 - 1987)
Campbell, Thomas (1) - Scottish poet (1777 - 1844)
Camus, Albert (22) - French existentialist author & philosopher (1913 - 1960)
Cantor, Eddie (2) - US comedian & singer (1892 - 1964)
Capone, Al (4) - US gangster (1899 - 1947)
Capote, Truman (3) - US author (1924 - 1984)
Capp, Al (2) - US cartoonist (1909 - 1979)
Card, Orson Scott (2) - US science fiction author (1951 - )
Cardozo, Benjamin (2) - US jurist (1870 - 1938)
Carlin, George (18) - US comedian and actor (1937 - 2008)
Carlyle, Thomas (16) - Scottish author, essayist, & historian (1795 - 1881)
Carnegie, Andrew (4) - US businessman & philanthropist (1835 - 1919)
Carre, John le (5) - English suspense novelist (1931 - )
Carrel, Alexis (1) - French biologist & surgeon (1873 - 1944)
Carroll, Lewis (6) - English author & recreational mathematician (1832 - 1898)
Carson, Johnny (12) - US comedian & television host (1925 - 2005)
Carson, Rachel (1) - US ecologist (1907 - 1964)
Carter, Jimmy (4) - US diplomat & Democratic politician (1924 - )
Carter, Lady Violet Bonham (1) - (1887 - 1969)
Carter, Rosalynn (2) - US wife of Jimmy Carter 1946 (1927 - )
Carver, George Washington (5) - US horticulturist (1864 - 1943)
Carvey, Dana (1) - US actor & comedian (1955 - )
Casals, Pablo (1) - Spanish Catalan cellist, composer, & conductor (1876 - 1973)
Cassius, Longinus (1) - Roman conspirator & general (? - 42 BC)
Castro, Fidel (3) - Cuban dictator & politician (1927 - )
Cather, Willa (9) - US novelist (1873 - 1947)
Cato the Elder (12) - Roman orator & politician (234 BC - 149 BC)
Cavett, Dick (4) - US comedian & television host (1936 - )
Cellini, Benvenuto (1) - Italian autobiographer, goldsmith, & Mannerist sculptor (1500 - 1571)
Cervantes, Miguel de (13) - Spanish adventurer, author, & poet (1547 - 1616)
Chamfort, Nicholas (4) - (1741 - 1794)
Chandler, Raymond (2) - US detective novelist & screenwriter (1888 - 1959)
Chanel, Coco (2) - French fashion designer & perfumer (1883 - 1971)
Channing, William Ellery (1) - US abolitionist & clergyman (1780 - 1842)
Chaplin, Charlie (6) - British actor, director, & screenwriter (1889 - 1977)
Charles, Prince (1) - British prince (1948 - )
Chase, Mary (2) - US author & educator (1887 - 1973)
Chateaubriand, Vicomte de (2) - French author & politician (1768 - 1848)
Chaucer, Geoffrey (3) - English poet (1342 - 1400)
Chekhov, Anton (6) - Russian dramatist & short story author (1860 - 1904)
Cher (2) - US actress & singer (1946 - )
Chesterfield, Lord (14) - (1694 - 1773)
Chesterton, G. K. (45) - English author & mystery novelist (1874 - 1936)
Chevalier, Maurice (1) - French entertainer (1888 - 1972)
Chief Joseph (2) - Nez Perce chief (1840 - 1904)
Child, Julia (1) - US cook & cookbook author (1912 - 2004)
Chilo (2)
Chisholm, Shirley (2) - US politician (1924 - 2005)
Chomsky, Noam (2) - US activist & linguist (1928 - )
Christie, Agatha (12) - English mystery author (1890 - 1976)
Christina, Queen (1) - Swedish queen 1632-1654 (1626 - 1689)
Chrysippus (1) - Greek Stoic philosopher (280 BC - 207 BC)
Chuang-tzu (4) - (369 BC - 286 BC)
Churchill, Jennie Jerome (2) - Mother of Winston Churchill (1854 - 1921)
Churchill, Sir Winston (59) - British politician (1874 - 1965)
Ciardi, John (3) - US poet (1916 - 1986)
Cibber, Colley (3) - English actor & dramatist (1671 - 1757)
Cicero (69) - Roman author, orator, & politician (106 BC - 43 BC)
Claire, William (1) - American poet and essayist
Clancy, Tom (1) - US suspense novelist (1947 - )
Clark, Brian (1) - (1932 - )
Clarke, Arthur C. (17) - English physicist & science fiction author (1917 - )
Clarke, James (1) - US politician (1854 - 1916)
Clay, Henry (6) - US orator & politician (1777 - 1852)
Cleaver, Eldridge (1) - US author & black militant (1935 - )
Cleese, John (2) - English actor & comedian (1939 - )
Clemenceau, Georges (5) - French politician (1841 - 1929)
Cleveland, Grover (2) - 22nd and 24th US president (1837 - 1908)
Clinton, Bill (5) - 42nd president of the United States (1946 - )
Clinton, Hillary Rodham (1) - First Lady and wife of Bill Clinton (1948 - )
Cloots, Anacharsis (2) - French revolutionary (1755 - 1794)
Cobain, Kurt (3) - US grunge rock musician, guitarist, singer, & songwriter (1967 - 1994)
Cobbett, William (2) - English political author (1763 - 1835)
Cochran, Jacqueline (1) - US aviator (1910 - 1980)
Cockburn, Claud (1) - (1904 - 1981)
Cocks, Sir Barnett (1) - (1907 - 1989)
Cocteau, Jean (5) - French dramatist, director, & poet (1889 - 1963)
Cohn, Roy M. (1) - US anti-Communist & lawyer (1927 - 1986)
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor (11) - English critic & poet (1772 - 1834)
Colette (9) - French novelist (1873 - 1954)
Collins, John (1) - US politician (1919 - )
Colman, George (1) - English dramatist & theater manager (1762 - 1836)
Colton, Charles Caleb (17) - (1780 - 1832)
Commager, Henry (1) - US historian (1902 - 1998)
Commoner, Barry (1) - US biologist & educator (1917 - )
Conant, James Bryant (1) - US chemist, diplomat, & educator (1893 - 1978)
Condorcet, Marquis de (1) - French politician (1743 - 1794)
Confucius (62) - Chinese philosopher & reformer (551 BC - 479 BC)
Congreve, William (6) - English dramatist (1670 - 1729)
Conley, Darby (3) - US cartoonist
Connolly, Cyril (8) - (1903 - 1974)
Conrad, Joseph (18) - English (Polish-Ukrainian-born) novelist (1857 - 1924)
Conroy, Pat (2) - US novelist (1945 - )
Constable, John (1) - English landscape painter (1776 - 1837)
Coolidge, Calvin (11) - 30th president of US (1872 - 1933)
Copland, Aaron (3) - US composer (1900 - 1990)
Coppola, Francis Ford (1) - US movie director (1939 - )
Corey, Professor Irwin (2) - American vaudeville comic and actor (1914 - )
Corneille, Pierre (4) - French dramatist (1606 - 1684)
Cosby, Bill (3) - US comedian & television actor (1937 - )
Costello, Elvis (2) - English rock singer (1954 - )
Coue, Emile (1) - French psychotherapist (1857 - 1926)
Cousin, Victor (2) - French philosopher (1792 - 1867)
Cousins, Norman (2) - US editor & essayist (1915 - 1990)
Coward, Noel (3) - English actor, dramatist, & songwriter (1899 - 1973)
Cowper, William (3) - English poet & translator (1731 - 1800)
Crabbe, George (1) - English poet (1754 - 1832)
Crichton, Michael (4) - US author & screenwriter (1942 - 2008)
Cromwell, Oliver (1) - English general & politician (1599 - 1658)
Cross, Amanda (1) - US mystery novelist (1926 - )
Crowley, Aleister (4) - English occultist (1875 - 1947)
Crystal, Billy (1) - US comedian & movie actor (1947 - )
cummings, e e (11) - US poet (1894 - 1962)
Curie, Marie (6) - French (Polish-born) chemist & physicist (1867 - 1934)
Curtis, Cyrus H. (1) - US publisher (1850 - 1933)
Cushman, Charlotte (1) - US actress (1816 - 1876)

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