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Coolio
   is the stage name of   
Artis Leon Ivey Jr.
Caleb Followill
   has been a vocalist in   
Kings Of Leon
Caleb Followill is the middle brother
Ramón Mercader
   assassinated   
Leon Trotsky
Born Jaime Ramón Mercader del Río Hernández. He is buried (under the name of Ramón Ivanovich López) in Moscow's Kuntsevo Cemetery and has a place of honor in the KGB museum in the Russian capital.
Leon Thomas
   released the album   
Spirits Known and Unknown
Leon Uris
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Exodus (1960)
Won an Oscar for Best Music Score. Starred Paul Newman and Eva Marie Saint
Leon Trotsky Trout
   appears in   
Galápagos
Deceased son of Kilgore Trout; narrator of novel
Castile-Leon
   contains the province   
Leon
Kings of Leon
   released the album   
Youth and Young Manhood (2003)
Ponce De Leon
      
Found an Island Near Hispaniola With Large Deposits of Gold
In 1506. Returned to Spain in 1508 and was ordered by king to return to explore and colonize the island which de Leon named Puerto Rico. He was Governor for 2 years when he was replaced by Columbus' son. de Leon sailed north towards Florida looking for the legendary Fountain of Youth, landing near St. Augustine in March 1513. He gave Florida its name.
Gary Leon Ridgway
   has the nickname   
The Green River Killer
Leon Spinks
   comes from   
The U.S.A.
Leon Uris
   is famous for being an   
Author
After the spy story, The Angry Hills Leon Uris concentrated his research on what was to be his most famous book, Exodus (1958), which tells the story of the birth of the Israeli nation.
Gavrilo Princip, JohnWilkes Booth, Leon Czolgosz
   are all   
Assassins
Of Archduke Ferdinand, Abraham Lincoln & William McKinley, respectively
Blood Form the Mummy's Tomb (1971)
   starred   
Andrew Keir, Valerie Leon and James Villiers
Director: Seth Holt. Also starred Hugh Burden, George Coulouris & Mark Edwards
Leon Allen Goslin (1921-38)
   had the nickname   
"Goose"
Leon Russell
   is the stage name of   
Claude Russell Bridges
American singer - songwriter
1940
   was the year   
Leon Trotsky Was Assassinated
In Mexico City, Aug 21
Castilla Y Leon
   is located in   
Spain
Tinta del Pais and Tino Fino wines
The Seven-Ups (1973)
   starred   
Roy Scheider, Victor Arnold and Jerry Leon
Director: Philip D'Antoni. Also starred Ken Kercheval, Tony Lo Bianco & Larry Haines. Plot: A tough detective who is part of an elite New York City unit is trying to find out who killed his partner, but uncovers a plot to kidnap mobsters for money.
Cary Grant
   was considered for the role of   
Count Leon D'Algout in Ninotchka (1939)
Melvyn Douglas got the part
Spencer Tracy
   was considered for the role of   
Count Leon D'Algout in Ninotchka (1939)
Melvyn Douglas got the part
Leon M’ba
   International Airport is in   
Libreville, Gabon
Named after the first president of Gabon
Leon Fleisher
   is a   
Pianist
2007
Leon Fleisher
   is a   
Conductor
2007
Leon Nemeios
   was/were   
An Enormous Lion
The Nemean lion. Skin was impervious to weapons. Strangled by Hercules as the first of the twelve labours.
Kings Of Leon
   had a U.K. Top 40 single hit with   
Sex On Fire
2008
Leon McAuliffe
   sang   
Faded Love
Leon Jackson
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
When You Believe
23 December 2007 for 3 weeks
Kings of Leon
   had a U.K. Number One single with   
Sex On Fire
14 September 2008 for 3 weeks
Hollywood Vice Squad (1986)
   starred   
Ronny Cox, Frank Gorshin and Leon Isaac Kennedy
Director: Penelope Spheeris. Also starred Trish Van Devere, Carrie Fisher & Evan C. Kim. Plot: A mother goes to Hollywood to find her runaway daughter. She discovers that the girl has become involved in the pornography industry, and goes to the police to get help in finding her.
Ponce De Leon Lighthouse
   is located in   
The U.S.A.
1887 - Florida
Lion
   in Filipino is   
Leon
Been in the Storm So Long
   was written by   
Leon F. Litwack
1980
Leon Wilkeson
   played bass guitar in   
Lynyrd Skynyrd
American, 1952-2001 RIP, played Southern Rock
Leon Teisserenc De Bort
   discovered   
Troposphere and Stratosphere
(1890s) With the aid of scientific instruments placed on unmanned balloons, he discovered that the atmosphere consists of layers. Bort noticed that air temperature decreases steadily up to about seven miles, but remains constant at higher altitudes. After more than 200 balloon experiments, he suggested that the atmosphere is divided into two layers called the "troposphere" and the "stratosphere."
Kings Of Leon
   released the single   
Sex On Fire (2008)
From the album "Only By The Night"; #1 on the UK Singles and US Alternative Songs charts; certified platinum.
Kings Of Leon
   released the single   
Use Somebody (2008)
From the album "Only By The Night"; top single of the 2000s on the Billboard Adult Alternative chart; won Grammy Awards for Record of the Year, Best Rock Song and Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal.
Kings of Leon
   performed   
Sex on Fire
2008 for 4 weeks
Leon Trotsky
   is buried in   
Leon Trotsky Museum Grounds, Mexico City, Mexico
Assassinated, 1940
1978
   Ali fought   
Leon Spinks
Win unanimous
1940
   was the year   
Leon Trotsky Was Assassinated
In Mexico City, Aug 21
Seat
   had the model   
Leon Cupra
1998--Great little hot-hatch
Leon Russell Feat. Marc Benno
   released the single   
Trying to Stay 'Live
1971; as the "Asylum Choir; super strong blues bass line
Leon Uris
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Exodus (1960)
Won an Oscar for Best Music Score. Starred Paul Newman and Eva Marie Saint
Kings of Leon
   come from   
The U.S.A.
Leon Russell
   was a   
Musician
Born Claude Russell Bridges; singer/songwriter with a 60 year career; awarded six gold records
Leon Uris
   said   
"Terrorism is the War of the Poor. War is the Terrorism of the Rich"
American novelist
Leon Trotsky
   said   
"Old Age is the Most Unexpected of All Things Tht Happen to a Man"
Diary in Exile
Leon Redbone
   was a   
Musician
1949 - 2019
Kings of Leon
   released the single   
Radioactive (2010)
From the album "Come Around Sundown"; #1 on the US Adult Alternative Songs and Modern Rock Track charts; top ten entry on two other UK/US charts.






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