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Identify the 99 people in the clues below and match them into 33 trios according to a Tangredi, or principle you must discover for yourself. No names will be used twice.
Alternate solutions are likely, but only one combination will use all the names.
*1. MAO ZEDONG
2. Even members of Congress from the segregated South voted in favor of funding a national monument to this man – the first such monument honoring an African American.
GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER
*3. LARRY BIRD
*4. HAL PRINCE
*5. HERMAN MELVILLE
*6. ROBERT PLANT
*7. ANDREW CARNEGIE
*8. MALCOLM X
*9. BENJAMIN WEST
*10. DEBORAH BULL
*11. WILLIAM HOWE
*12. DANIEL BELL
*13. BENJAMIN RUSH
*14. SIR PETER MANSFIELD
*15. FLOYD LITTLE
*16. HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSON
*17. TYRONE POWER
*18. DON CHERRY
19. She is the linchpin of a romantic quadrangle formed by her husband Charles and her lovers Rodolphe and Léon.
*20. ISAAC MAYER WISE
*21. JEAN-JACQUES ROUSSEAU
*22. MARY COTTON
23. JAMIE COURT
*24. VLADIMIR LENIN
*25. IRWIN ROSE
*26. O. HENRY
*27. JAY BLACK
28. This American tennis player won 18 Grand Slam championships between 1936 and 1940.
*29. JOHN CANDY
30. In a 1908 English novel, he became one of the earliest – and still one of the greatest – portraits of a car freak and reckless driver in literary history.
MR. TOAD (Wind in the Willows)?
*31. ARTHUR LAFFER
*32. DAN SAVAGE
*33. BARBARA BUSH
34. CASSIUS CLAY
*35. LOUISE BOURGEOIS
*36. MILTON BRADLEY
*37. HUEY LONG
*38. LYNN ANDERSON
*39. JOHN LANGDON DOWN
*40. SATJIYAT RAY
*41. MAURICE MAETERLINCK
*42. BOB MOOSE
*43. MUNGO PARK
*44. WALTER SHORT
**45. THOMAS HILL GREEN
46. The best-known designs of this English architect include Buckingham Palace and the Royal Pavilion at Brighton.
47. The #MeToo movement brought renewed attention to this attorney and activist, who first emerged on the national stage more than two decades earlier.
48. This Houston-born diplomat was one of the most trusted advisors to the President of the United States, but after clashes at the Paris Peace Conference, the two never spoke again.
EDWARD M. HOUSE
*49. HERBERT BEERBOHM TREE
*50. DOROTHY FIELDS
*51. THOMAS EDISON
*52. C.P. SNOW
53. Winner of nine Triple Crown races, this jockey set a North American record in 1989 when he rode eight out of nine mounts to victory in a single day.
*54. JOHN GOTTI
*55. MASON LOCKE WEEMS
*56. FERNAND POINT
*57. JOE GOLD
*58. SIR GAWAIN
*59. CHRISTOPH WALTZ
*60. KEISHA LANCE BOTTOMS
*61. MARY GARDEN
*62. DANIELLE STEEL
63. During the Open Era, he was the youngest player to achieve a career Grand Slam and the first to achieve the Surface Slam.
ARTHUR ASHE? ROD LAVER? BORIS BECKER? RAFAEL NADAL?
*64. JOHN ROCK
65. A year after Svetlana Savitskaya became the second woman to do something, this woman became the third.
66. This social reformer was the first American woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
67. This English antiquarian won renown for his 1674 history of Oxford University.
*68. COCO CHANEL
*69. ROLAND PETIT
*70. FRANK KING
*71. FREDRIC MARCH
73. In January 2017, this prime minister became the first foreign leader to meet with newly inaugurated President Donald Trump.
*74. WILHELM ROENTGEN
*75. ELLERY QUEEN
*76. DICK TRICKLE
*77. JOHN SUTTER
*78. WILLIAM ALLEN WHITE
79. As a master thief-taker, he was responsible for the arrest and hanging of highwayman Jack Sheppard; as a master criminal, he was eventually hanged himself.
*80. ROBERT E. LEE
81. At the age of nine, he worked twelve hours a day as a crow scarer … later became a key figure in the unionization of British agricultural workers … and eventually wound up in Parliament.
*82. REG NOBLE
*83. ALICE GUY BLACHE
*84. JOHANN STRAUSS II
*85. SPENCER SILVER
*86. VIDA BLUE
*87. ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY
*88. JOSEPH STORY
*89. WILLIAM S. PALEY
*90. EDITH BUNKER
*91. GLADYS KNIGHT
92. This Russian-American sculptor first gained widespread attention in the 1940s when she exhibited a found shoeshine box at the Museum of Modern Art.
93. This American psychologist is known for his contributions to aptitude testing and his development of drive theory, an attempt to systematically analyze human drives.
*94. JANE AUSTEN
*95. JAMES WHALE
*96. GEORGE FOX
*97. JOHN STUART MILL
*98. EDWIN LAND
*99. THEODORE ROOSEVELT
Words from the names of two people from a phrase that describes a third person.
38. LYNN ANDERSON = 25. Irwin ROSE + 61. Mary GARDEN
84. JOHANN STRAUSS II = 59. Christoph WALTZ + 70. Frank KING
11. WILLIAM HOWE = 90. Edith BUNKER + 45. Thomas HILL Green
74. WILHELM ROENTGEN = 8. Malcolm X + 40. Satjiyat RAY
1. MAO ZEDONG = 37. Huey LONG + 71. Fredric MARCH
5. HERMAN MELVILLE = 78. William Allen WHITE + 95. James WHALE
7. ANDREW CARNEGIE = 62. Danielle STEEL + 97. John Stuart MILL
77. JOHN SUTTER = 57. Joe GOLD + 13. Benjamin RUSH
31. ARTHUR LAFFER = 76. Dick TRICKLE + 39. John Langdon DOWN
72. LEADBELLY = 22. Mary COTTON + 50. Dorothy FIELDS
94. JANE AUSTEN = 14. Sir Peter MANSFIELD + 43. Mungo PARK
36. MILTON BRADLEY + 29. John CANDY + 98. Edwin LAND
58. SIR GAWAIN = 45. Thomas Hill GREEN + 91. Gladys KNIGHT
41. MAURICE MAETERLINCK = 86. Vida BLUE + 3. Larry BIRD
51. THOMAS EDISON = 17. Tyrone POWER + 6. Robert PLANT
55. MASON LOCKE WEEMS = 18. Don CHERRY + 49. Herbert Beerbohm TREE
89. WILLIAM S. PALEY = 27. Jay BLACK + 64. John ROCK
87. ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY = 15. Floyd LITTLE + 4. Hal PRINCE
24. VLADIMIR LENIN = 69. Roland PETIT + 35. Louise BOURGEOIS
16. HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSON = 52. C.P. SNOW + 75. Ellery QUEEN
21. JEAN-JACQUES ROUSSEAU = 82. Reg NOBLE + 32. Dan SAVAGE
99. THEODORE ROOSEVELT = 10. Deborah BULL + 42. Bob MOOSE
33. BARBARA BUSH = 85. Spencer SILVER + 96. George FOX
54. JOHN GOTTI = 20. Isaac Mayer WISE + 83. Alice GUY Blache
68. COCO CHANEL = 12. Daniel BELL + 60. Keisha Lance BOTTOMS
80. ROBERT E. LEE = 9. Benjamin WEST + 56. Fernand POINT
26. O. Henry = 44. Walter SHORT + 88. Joseph STORY