from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Cornell, Ezra 1807-1874. American businessman and philanthropist who helped develop and unify telegraph systems in the United States and founded Cornell University (1868) with Andrew D. White.
- Cornell, Katharine 1893-1974. American actress known for her Broadway performances in A Bill of Divorcement (1921) and The Barretts of Wimpole Street (1931).
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