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  • Julia S. Tutwiler

    Julia Strudwick Tutwiler (1841-1916) was an educator, prison reformer, and writer and an outspoken proponent...
  • Oscar Underwood

    Oscar Wilder Underwood (1862-1929) served Alabama for many years in the U.S. House of Representatives...
  • Robert Van de Graaff

    Robert Jemison Van de Graaff (1901-1967) was an Alabama-born physicist who developed an electrostatic generator, named for him, that accelerated subatomic particles for use in nuclear physics research.
  • Howell Hubert Vines

    Howell Vines (1899-1981) is best characterized as a local-color author who drew his inspiration from...
  • Joseph F. Volker

    Joseph F. Volker (1913-1989) was a dentist, noted scientist, educator, and college administrator in his...
  • James Voss

    Alabamian James Shelton "Jim" Voss (1949- ) flew on five Space Shuttle missions,...
  • Mary Elizabeth Vroman

    Mary Elizabeth Vroman (1924?-1967) was a young Alabama schoolteacher when she published her first story,...
  • Wallace Wade

    Wallace Wade (1892-1986) is considered one of the greatest coaches in the history of college football....
  • Ann Waldron

    Author Ann Waldron (1924-2010) wrote in a number of genres, including children's books, biographies,...
  • Jimmy Wales

    Huntsville native Jimmy Wales (1966- ) is the founder of the Internet Web site Wikipedia, a groundbreaking...

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