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Stirling Silliphant

Stirling Silliphant had one of the best names I’ve ever known. He got it from his Canadian immigrant parents upon his birth in the great city of Detroit, Michigan back in 1918. I was unable to trace the Silliphant name … Continue reading

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Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone

Sometimes people with funny names become very famous. Sometimes they get so famous, so well-known around the world, their name repeated over and over again, that it becomes easy to forget how funny the name really is. Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone … Continue reading

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