Famous People with Name Elinor

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Famous People with Name Elinor

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Elinor Donahue     Elinor Donahue       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Elinor Donahue: is an American actress. The naturally red-headed Donahue is best known for her early role as Robert Young's eldest/popular daughter, Betty Anderson, on the popular 1950s cult sitcom, Father Knows Best, and for her nearly 30-year marriage to producer Harry Ackerman, whom she met on the set of that series.

Elinor Morton Wylie     Elinor Morton Wylie       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Elinor Morton Wylie: was an American poet and novelist who was popular before World War II.Wylie was born in Somerville, New Jersey. Her grandfather, Henry M. Hoyt, was a governor of Pennsylvania; she was raised in this socially prominent family in Washington, D.C. Her aunt w

Elinor Raas Heller     Elinor Raas Heller       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Elinor Raas Heller: was a Regent of the University of California from 1961-1976. She served as Chair in 1975-1976, and Vice-Chair in 1968-1969 and 1971-1972. In 1973 she was appointed to serve on California's Postsecondary Education Commission. She received the Clark Kerr Aw

Elinor Caplan     Elinor Caplan       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Elinor Caplan: is a retired politician and businesswoman in Ontario, Canada. She served in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1985 to 1997, and was a Member of Parliament in the Canadian House of Commons from 1997 to 2004. A Liberal, she served as a cabinet minister in the provincial government of David Peterson and the federal government of Jean Chrétien.She was first elected to the Ontario legislature in the 1985 election, defeating Progressive Conservative incumbent John Williams by over 4,000 votes in the North York riding of Oriole. The Liberal Party formed a minority government after this election, and Caplan was appointed as Chair of the Management Board of Cabinet on June 26, 1985. She resigned her portfolio on June 16, 1986, following accusations of a conflict of interest relating to her husband's business dealings; while protesting her innocence, she claimed she had lost the confidence of the house. Caplan was subsequently exonerated by a parliamentary commission.

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