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Can you name the people whose last name begins with E when given their Biography Channel profiles?

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Biography Channel Profile'E' Person
She was the first female pilot to fly across the Atlantic and the first person to have flown both oceans. Her mysterious disappearance occurred in 1937.
He was a champion stock car driver with NASCAR who won seven championships. He died in the final lap of the Daytona 500 in 2001.
He was a frontiersman, marshal, and gambler. Then he moved to Tombstone and got into a feud which ended in a gunfight at the O.K. Corral.
He invented the first Kodak camera, helping make photography accessible to the public. His company remains one of the largest in the industry.
He is an accomplished actor and director who received five Academy Awards for his movies 'Unforgiven' and 'Million Dollar Baby.'
He is considered one of the most prolific inventors in history. He invented the phonograph, the stock ticker and the first motion picture camera.
In 2004, Democratic Presidential nominee John Kerry chose him to be his running mate. He unsuccessfully ran for president in 2008.
He was executed by the state of Israel for his role as coordinator of logistics for 'the final solution to the Jewish question.'
He was a German-born physicist who developed the theory of relativity and is considered the most influential physicist of the 20th century.
He was the 34th president of the United States (1953-61). He was supreme commander of the Allied forces in western Europe during World War II.
Biography Channel Profile'E' Person
He is an entertainment executive best known for reviving Disney in the late 1980s and 1990s with properties like 'Beauty and the Beast' and 'Lion King.'
A Victorian novelist, she wrote books exploring human psychology such as 'The Mill on the Floss.' Her work was noted for its realism.
An African-American novelist, he is best known for his novel 'Invisible Man' which remains one of the central texts of the African-American experience.
He discovered and then managed the Beatles until his death in 1967.
An Icelandic explorer and the second son of Erik the Red, he was possibly the first European to reach North America.
“Dr. J” was known for his style and grace on and off the court during his sixteen-year professional career.
He was an artist known for his realistic, detailed prints that achieve bizarre optical and conceptual effects.
She fronted the band Miami Sound Machine. Songs like 'Conga' and 'Rhythm Is Gonna Get You' topped the charts in the 1980s and 1990s.
An actor and 'Brat Pack' member, he starred in 'The Breakfast Club' and 'Repo Man,' and had a brief marriage to Paula Abdul.

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