What's New: October 2023

October 26, 2023

The October update of the American National Biography features five new biographies:

Dee, Sandra (23 Apr. 1942–20 Feb. 2005), actress
Hollings, Ernest Frederick “Fritz” (1 Jan. 1922–6 Apr. 2019), South Carolina state representative, lieutenant governor, governor, and United States senator
Newman, Paul (26 Jan. 1925–26 Sept. 2008), actor and philanthropist
Van Halen, Eddie (26 Jan. 1955–6 Oct. 2020), guitarist and songwriter
Williams, William H. (Apr. 1802–17/18 Apr. 1858), slave trader and proprietor of a private jail for enslaved people

The American National Biography (ANB) is updated regularly throughout the year, giving you access to the most up-to-date and accurate information available. Full access to all biographies is available by subscription.

Discover a full list of entries added this year.