**“**Selling cookies helped me to realize that you needed to have a certain way to communicate with people. You also needed business skills. You knew you needed to sell a certain amount of boxes, so that gave me some business sense.

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Robert T. Bakker, Scientist (1945) |

Joseph Barbera, Cartoonist (1911) |

Joel Barlow, Poet (1754) |

Thomas Dewey, Politician (1902) |

R. Lee Ermey, Soldier (1944) |

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Poet (1919) |

Dario Fo, Playwright (1926) |

Alyson Hannigan, Actress (1974) |

John Harrison, Inventor (1693) |

David Irving, Author (1938) |

Alexander Alekhine, Celebrity (1946) |

Walter Bagehot, Author (1877) |

John Harrison, Inventor (1776) |

Arne Jacobsen, Architect (1971) |