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Hayes(hāz), Helen 1900-1993.
American actress noted for her long stage career and for her roles in such films as The Sin of Madelon Claudet (1931), for which she won an Academy Award.
Hayes, Rutherford Birchard 1822-1893.
The 19th president of the United States (1877-1881). Winning the controversial election of 1876 by one electoral vote, he pacified the South by removing federal troops (1877), vetoed a bill restricting Chinese immigration (1879), and stemmed a congressional attempt to weaken the presidency.
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(Biography) Rutherford B(irchard). 1822–93, 19th president of the US (1877–81)
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1. Helen (Helen Hayes Brown MacArthur), 1900–93, U.S. actress.
2. Rutherford B(irchard), 1822–93, 19th president of the U.S. 1877–81.
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|Noun||1.||Hayes - acclaimed actress of stage and screen (1900-1993)|
|2.||Hayes - 19th President of the United States; his administration removed federal troops from the South and so ended the Reconstruction Period (1822-1893)|
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