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George Carey

About George Carey

Archbishop of Canterbury who was the foremost religious figure of the Church of England from 1991 to 2002.

Early life

He dropped out of school at 15 to work as an office bay, then served in the Royal Air Force.


During my tenure as the head of Church of England I ordained the first female priest, and addressed the debate over homosexuality.

Family of George Carey

He raised two sons and two daughters. One of his sons became an ordained Anglican priest and and other served as the deputy editor of the Church of England Newspaper.

Close associates of George Carey

He supported the comments of Pope Benedict XVI, that Islam has cannot bring prosperity and progress to the Islamic states until it changes.


Don Roos

About Don Roos

Writer and director, who is best known for penning the immensely successful film, Marley & Me. In 2011 he created the Showtime series Web Therapy.

Early life

He studied at Notre Dame University in Indiana.


He won an Independent Spirit Award for his directorial debut The Opposite of Sex, which starred Christina Ricci.

Family of Don Roos

He was born in New York.

Close associates of Don Roos

He wrote the screenplay for the film Happy Endings, which starred Maggie Gyllenhaal.


William Brodie

About William Brodie

18th century English criminal who famously used his job as a cabinet maker to create copies of keys and rob his clients. Due to his status as an Edinburgh City Councilor, he is often cited as an example of someone who lived a double life.

Early life

He learned the art of cabinet-making from his father and soon became one of the most respected craftsman in Edinburgh.


His secret criminal lifestyle inspired author Robert Louis Stevenson to write the classic book The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

Family of William Brodie

He had five children with two different mistresses.

Close associates of William Brodie

He was played by actor Billy Connolly in a TV movie called Deacon Brodie.


Rick Overton

About Rick Overton

Screenwriter and comedian who is most famous for his work on the show The Edge. His writing includes The Secret Adventures of Jules Verne.

Early life

He once appeared in an episode of Seinfeld prior to becoming a legitimate success.


He played the role of God in the coming of age series Joan of Arcadia.

Family of Rick Overton

He attended Dwight Morrow High School.

Close associates of Rick Overton

He was in the film Bad Teacher with Cameron Diaz.


T.R.M. Howard

About T.R.M. Howard

Civil rights activist who founded Mississippi s leading civil rights organization in the 1950s, the Regional Council of Negro Leadership.

Early life

He worked as a surgeon after graduating medical school.


He mentored many activists and played a prominent role in the investigation of the kidnapping and murder of Emmett Till.

Family of T.R.M. Howard

He was raised by his parents, Arthur Howard and Mary Chandler. He lived with his wife, Helen Nela Boyd.

Close associates of T.R.M. Howard

He mentored Jesse Jackson.