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|George Washington Hays||Wiki Detail||George Washington Hays (September 23, 1863September 15, 1927) was the Democratic governor of the U.|
|Will H. Hays||Wiki Detail||William Harrison Hays, Sr.|
|Wayne Hays||Wiki Detail||Wayne Levere Hays (May 13, 1911, Bannock, Ohio ? February 13, 1989, Flushing, Ohio), was an American politician whose strong rule of the House Administration Committee extended to even the smallest items; in the mid-1970s, lawmakers avoided crossing Hays for fear that he would shut off the air conditioning in their offices.|
|Kathryn Hays||Wiki Detail||Kathryn Hays (born July 26, 1933) is an American actress.|
|Robert Hays||Wiki Detail||Robert Hays (born July 24, 1947) is an American actor, well known for his role in "Airplane!"Early life.|
|Alexander Hays||Wiki Detail||Alexander Hays (July 8, 1819 ? May 5, 1864) was a Union Army general in the American Civil War, killed in the Battle of the Wilderness.|
|Charles Melville Hays||Wiki Detail||Charles Melville Hays (16 May 1856 ? 15 April 1912) was an American railway executive of the Grand Trunk Railway.|
|Jack Hays||Wiki Detail||Christopher John "Jack" Hays (12 December 1918 ? 1983) was an English professional association footballer who played as a winger.|
|Lauren Hays||Wiki Detail||Lauren Hays born May 21, 1968 in Fairfax, Virginia, USA, is best-known for acting in B-movies such as "The Great Bikini Off-Road Adventure" produced by Gary Orona, her then boyfriend and later husband; and as host of the Exotic Dancer World Championship events in Las Vegas and the television series "BabeWatch" plus programs such as "Hotel Erotica"; "Sexcetera," also produced by her husband; and "Thrills".|
|William Shakespeare Hays||Wiki Detail||William Shakespeare Hays (July 19, 1837 ? July 23, 1907), was an American poet and lyricist.|
|Kevin Hays||Wiki Detail||Kevin Hays (born May 1 1968 in New York City) is a jazz pianist.|
|Larry Hays||Wiki Detail||Larry Hays was the head coach of the Texas Tech Red Raiders baseball team from 1987 to 2008.|
|Harry T. Hays||Wiki Detail||Harry Thompson Hays (April 14, 1820 ? August 21, 1876) was an American Army officer serving in the Mexican-American War and a general who served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.|
|Paul R. Hays||Wiki Detail||Paul Raymond Hays (April 2, 1903, Des Moines, Iowa - February 13, 1980) was a judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.|
|Lee Hays||Wiki Detail||Lee Hays (March 14, 1914 - August 26, 1981), was an American folk-singer and songwriter, best known for singing bass with The Weavers.|
|Carole Shorenstein Hays||Wiki Detail||Carole Shorenstein Hays (born 15 September 1948 as Carole J.|
|William Hays||Wiki Detail||William Hays (May 9, 1819 ? February 7, 1875) was a career officer in the United States Army, serving as a Union Army general during the American Civil War.|
|Mary Hays||Wiki Detail||Mary Hays (1760 ? 1843) was an English novelist and feminist.|
|Tommy Hays||Wiki Detail||Tommy Hays (born Thomas Avery Hays in Hartshorne, Oklahoma, in 1929) is a guitarist, band leader and vocalist.|
|Edward R. Hays||Wiki Detail||Edward Retilla Hays (May 26, 1847 ? February 28, 1896) was a nineteenth century politician, soldier, and lawyer from Ohio and Iowa, who briefly represented Iowa's 7th congressional district in the U.|
|Samuel Lewis Hays||Wiki Detail||Samuel Lewis Hays (20 October 1794 ? 17 March 1871) was a nineteenth century politician in Virginia.|
|Todd Hays||Wiki Detail||Todd Hays (born May 21 1969) and raised in Del Rio, Texas is an American bobsledder who competed from 1994 to 2006.|
|Harold Hays||Wiki Detail||Lee Harold Hays (born September 24, 1939) is a former American football linebacker who played seven seasons in the National Football League.|
|Upton Hays||Wiki Detail||Upton Hays, sometimes spelled Hayes, (March 29, 1832 ? September 15, 1862) was a colonel of the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.|
|Henry Francis Hays||Wiki Detail||Henry Francis Hays (1955-June 6, 1997) was a member of the Ku Klux Klan in Alabama, who was convicted and sentenced to death for a 1981 lynching-style murder of 19-year old African-American Michael Donald.|
|Barton S. Hays||Wiki Detail||Barton Stone Hays (April 5, 1826 in Greenville, Ohio--March 14, 1914 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) was an early Indiana artist and teacher.|
|James H. Hays||Wiki Detail||James Harden Hays was a pioneer of bituminous coal mining in Western Pennsylvania.|
|Ethel Hays||Wiki Detail||Ethel Hays (1892 ? 1989) was an American syndicated cartoonist specializing in flapper-themed comic strips in the 1920s and 1930s.|
|George P. Hays||Wiki Detail||George Price Hays was the 2nd president of Washington & Jefferson College.|
|William Hercules Hays||Wiki Detail||William Hercules Hays (August 26, 1820 ? March 7, 1880) was a United States federal judge.|
|Matthew Hays||Wiki Detail||Matthew Hays is a Canadian film critic, writer, film festival programmer and academic.|
|Scott Hays||Wiki Detail||Scott Robert Hays (born March 2, 1959 in Whittier, California), is a freelance writer, author & co-author, Media Consultant, and community college instructor.|