NNDB
This is a beta version of NNDB
Search: for
Newton, MA

CITY

Official Website:
http://www.ci.newton.ma.us/

Population:
83829 (2000 census)

Founding Date:
1630 (settled)

County:
Middlesex County

SCHOOLS

SchoolFounded
Mount Ida College
1899
Newton North High School, Newton, MA
1859
Lasell College
1851

BIRTHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Russell Banks
Author
28-Mar-1940   The Sweet Hereafter
Thomas Bulfinch
Author
15-Jul-1796 27-May-1867 Bullfinch's Mythology
Ram Dass
Religion
5-Apr-1931   Be Here Now
Kathryn Erbe
Actor
5-Jul-1966   Law and Order: Criminal Intent
Mark Foley
Politician
8-Sep-1954   Congressman from Florida, 1995-2006
Ellen Goodman
Journalist
11-Apr-1941   Retired columnist for The Boston Globe
Paul G. Kirk, Jr.
Politician
18-Jan-1938   US Senator from Massachusetts
John Krasinski
Actor
20-Oct-1979   Jim Halpert on The Office
Matt LeBlanc
Actor
25-Jul-1967   Joey on Friends
Jack Lemmon
Actor
8-Feb-1925 27-Jun-2001 The Odd Couple
Robert Morse
Actor
18-May-1931   How to Succeed in Business
B. J. Novak
Actor
31-Jul-1979   Ryan Howard on The Office
Allen I. Questrom
Business
13-Apr-1941   CEO of JC Penney, 2000-04
Anne Sexton
Poet
9-Nov-1928 4-Oct-1974 Live or Die
Roger Sherman
Politician
19-Apr-1721 23-Jul-1793 Architect of the Connecticut Compromise
James Simons
Mathematician
c. 1938   Renaissance Technologies hedge fund
Julie Taymor
Film Director
15-Dec-1952   Across the Universe

DEATHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Arnold Stang
Actor
28-Sep-1918 20-Dec-2009 Bespectacled character actor
Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
Novelist
31-Aug-1844 28-Jan-1911 The Story of Avis
Victor Weisskopf
Physicist
19-Sep-1908 21-Apr-2002 Head of CERN, 1961-65



Do you know something we don't?
Submit a correction or make a comment about this profile



Copyright ©2013 Soylent Communications

NNDB MAPPER


Harley Davidson Connections


Requires Flash 7+ and Javascript.


Bibliographies

NNDB has added thousands of bibliographies for people, organizations, schools, and general topics, listing more than 50,000 books and 120,000 other kinds of references. They may be accessed by the "Bibliography" tab at the top of most pages, or via the "Related Topics" box in the sidebar. Please feel free to suggest books that might be critical omissions.