Alton Nehemiah Ellis OD (September 1, 1938 – October 10, 2008) "Godfather of rocksteady dies at 70", Press Association, 11 October 2008 was a Jamaican vocalist. One of the innovators of rocksteady who was given the informal title "Godfather of Rocksteady". Huey, Steve "[ AltonEllis Biography], allmusic, Macrovision Corporation "Have a boss jumpin' 2004", BBC Tyne, January 2004 In 2006, he was inducted into the International Reggae And World Music Awards Hall Of Fame.
(1876–1949) was a professor, structural engineer and mathematician who was chiefly responsible for the structural design of the Golden Gate Bridge. Because of a dispute with Joseph Strauss, he was not recognized for his work when the bridge opened in 1937.