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Can you name the person whose name is associated with a place or thing?

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The man who vulcanized rubber; major U.S. tire company
Popular cartoons depicting complex devices that perform simple tasks in indirect, convoluted ways. His name is synonymous with them.
French teacher of the blind; writing system for the blind
1968 presidential candidate; Minneapolis, MN stadium
great-great grand daughter had a line of jeans; Tennessee university
Attorney General 1961-1964;DC stadium
'I shall return' declarant; LA park
Invented frozen-food process; frozen food company
Famous Quaker; 33rd largest state
Communist leader of North Vietnam 1941-1969 ; fomerly Saigon
chewing gum magnate; Chicago ballpark
Irish-born British admiral; measures wind speed
Ferdinand & Isabella paid for his trip; Scioto and Olentangy rivers meet here
AT&T's predecessor; inventor of telephone
Inventor of wheat drill & automatic gun; Civil War era multi-barrel gun
Invented a single-lens reflex camera; high end medium format camera
Hall of Famer Pittsburgh Pirate; Puerto Rico stadium
Eisenhower's Sec of State; VA airport
16th president; University of Nebraska town
35th president; Cape Canaveral Space Center
Supreme Court Justice; Baltimore airport
Organized American Red Cross; Kansas county
Poor Richard's Almanac author; stove is named after him
American entrepreneur, launched CNN; Atlanta stadium;
American engineer; stainless steel gull-winged door automobile
7th president of the United States; Florida city
designer of a style of cowboy hat; Florida university
First to put names on football uniforms; Chicago stadium
Father of the U.S. Constitution; NYC street associated with advertising
NY Mayor; NY airport

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