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Some Famous People with the surname of Beal

Ernest Frederick BealWiki Ernest Frederick Beal VC (1885 ? 1918) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Andrew BealWiki Andrew "Andy" Beal (born 1952) is a Dallas, Texas-based businessman who was born and raised in Lansing, Michigan.
Dana BealWiki Irvin Dana Beal (born January 9, 1947 in Ravenna, Ohio) is an American social and political activist, best known for his efforts to legalize marijuana.
Nick BealWiki Nicholas David Beal (born 2 December 1970 in Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire) is a rugby union player who played at for Northampton Saints, England and the Lions.
John BealWiki John Beal (August 13, 1909 ? April 26, 1997) was an American actor.
Samuel BealWiki Samuel Beal (27 November 1825, Davenport ? 20 August 1889, Greens Norton) was an Oriental scholar, and the first Englishman to translate direct from the Chinese the early records of Buddhism, thus throwing light upon Indian history.
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William James BealWiki William James Beal (March 11, 1833 ? May 12, 1924) was an American botanist.
John BealWiki John Beal (born January 20, in Santa Monica, California) is an American film composer working in Hollywood, California.
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Frank BealWiki Frank Beal (11 September, 1862 ? 20 December, 1934) was an American actor and film director of the silent era.
Phil BealWiki Phil Beal born January 8, 1945 at Godstone, Surrey is a living, former English, football player.
George Lafayette BealWiki George Lafayette Beal (May 21, 1825 ? December 11, 1896) was an American politician from the state of Maine who served in the Union forces during the American Civil War.
Gifford BealWiki Gifford Beal (January 24, 1879 ? February 5, 1956), American artist, led a long and distinguished life as a highly successful painter, watercolorist, printmaker and muralist.
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William BealWiki William Beal (March 17, 1877 ? August 3, 1964) was an Australian-born New Zealand cricketer who played for Otago.