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Ab·bott(ăb′ət), Berenice 1898-1991.
American photographer known especially for her series of black-and-white portraits of New York City.
Abbott, Edwin Abbott 1838-1926.
British theologian and writer best known for his imaginative satirical novella Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (1884).
Abbott, George 1887-1995.
American theatrical producer and playwright who cowrote and directed many productions, including Fiorello!, which won a 1959 Pulitzer Prize.
Abbott, Robert Sengstacke 1868?-1940.
American newspaper publisher who founded and edited (1905-1940) the Chicago Defender, which was an early advocate of African-American civil rights.
Abbott, William Known as "Bud." 1897?-1974.
American comedian noted for his partnership with Lou Costello. Abbott and Costello appeared in numerous motion pictures, including The Naughty Nineties (1945), which features their famous "Who's on First" routine.
(Biography) Tony, full name Anthony John Abbott. born 1957, Australian Liberal politician; prime minister from 2013
Jacob, 1803–79, and his son, Lyman, 1835–1922, U.S. clergymen and writers.