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  • Abraham Mordecai
    Abraham Mordecai (1755-1850) was among the earliest white residents, and likely the first Jewish resident,...
  • Giuseppe Moretti
    Giuseppe Moretti (1857-1935), an Italian-born classical sculptor, made an extraordinary impact on the...
  • Morgan County
    Located in the north-central part of the state, Morgan County was once home to Mae Jemison, the first...
  • John Hunt Morgan
    Alabama native John Hunt Morgan (1825-1864) was a merchant and military officer who served in the U.S....
  • John Tyler Morgan
    Remembered for his six terms and 30 years of service as a U.S. Senator, John Tyler Morgan (1824-1907)...
  • Juliette Hampton Morgan
    Juliette Hampton Morgan (1914-1957), a Montgomery librarian, was among a small group of white liberal...
  • Morris
    Morris is located in north-central Jefferson County in the north-central part of Alabama above Birmingham...
  • Morrison's Cafeterias
    The first Morrison's was opened by J. A. Morrison in Mobile on September 4, 1920. Morrison helped...
  • Mother Angelica
    Mother Angelica (1923- ), a Franciscan nun, is the founder of the Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN),...
  • Fannie Motley
    Fannie Smith Motley (1927- ) was the first African American to graduate from a previously all-white college...