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Biography

bI og' ra fE, n. a written account of another person's life

CONTENTS
John Jacob Astor
John Jacob Astor
fur trader

Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte
Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte
brief member of a royal family

Andrew Carnegie
Andrew Carnegie
once the richest man in the United States (if not the world)

Eleuthere Irenee Du Pont de Nemours
Èleuthère Irénée Du Pont de Nemours
chemical company founder

Henry John Heinz
Henry John Heinz
he turned horseradish into an empire

Howard Hughes
Howard Robard Hughes, Jr.
eccentric billionaire

Charles William Post
Charles William Post
inventor of Postum, Grape Nuts, and Post Toasties

Peter Mark Roget
Peter Mark Roget
"publisher of synonyms"

Hiram Walker
Hiram Walker
businessman and town founder

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