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Earl

Origin
old english
Origin name
old eng eorl ’noble man’ ‘chieftain’ , set to rule a territory in a king's stead. In the Middle Ages it was replaced with duke .Today, an earl is a member of the British peerage and ranks below a Marquess and above a Viscount.
Earl Hines ”Fatha” 1903-83 one of the most important pianists in the history of jazz.

Who's got this name?

GB
football-soccer
born 1967
US
musician
1903–1983
US
actor/actress
born 1928
CA
inventor
1906-1995
US
Nobel laureate
1915-1974