Marcus Cicero, above, Roman statesman and author.
William Tucker, believed to be first African-American born in the New World.
Lucretia Coffin Mott, women's rights advocate and founder of the first Women's Rights Convention.
Ngo Dinh Diem, South Vietnamese president assassinated by his own generals.
Ray Milland, Welsh actor and director; won Academy Award for his role in The Lost Weekend.
Victor Borge, pianist, comedian, conductor.
John Sturges, director (The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape).
Vernon A. Walters, US Army lieutenant general, diplomat, deputy director of Central Intelligence; member of Military Intelligence Hall of Fame.
Bud Adams, owner of Houston Oilers (later Tennessee Titans) football team; instrumental in founding the former American Football League.
Sergio Leone, Italian director, instrumental in creating the "Spaghetti Western" genre (A Fistful of Dollars, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly).
Mel Gibson, actor, director, producer, screenwriter (Mad Max, Passion of the Christ).
verb tr., intr.: To make a crease or to become creased.
Keith Miller; St Peter's; Profile Books; 2010.
"She ran across the room and tripped on the rucked carpet under the bed."
Liz Ryan; Sometimes a Rogue; Hodder & Stoughton; 1997.
Serving size: 1 cupYield: 6 side-dish servings