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Thornburgh is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

David Bradford Thornburgh is President and CEO of the Committee of Seventy], an influential independent government reform group in Philadelphia, PA. Prior to joining Seventy in December, 2014 he served as Executive Director of the University of Pennsylvania's Fels Institute of Government) He is a frequent commentator on regional development, public policy and civic affairs. He has been recognized by Leadership Philadelphia as one of the most trusted and respected civic "connectors" in the Philadelphia area. He is the son of former Pennsylvania governor and U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburgh.

Dick Thornburgh American politician

Richard Lewis Thornburgh is an American lawyer, author and Republican politician who served as the 41st Governor of Pennsylvania from 1979 to 1987, and then as the U.S. Attorney General from 1988 to 1991. Before his time as Attorney General and Governor, he worked in the office of the United States Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

Elaine Thornburgh is an American keyboardist; she teaches harpsichord at Stanford University. As a soloist, she was semi-finalist in the Sixth International Harpsichord Competition in Bruges, Belgium in 1980, and she also received a National Endowment of the Arts Solo Recitalist Grant in 1984.

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Thornburgh v. American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 476 U.S. 747 (1986), was a United States Supreme Court case involving a challenge to Pennsylvania's Abortion Control Act of 1982.

Thornburgh House

Thornburgh House is a heritage-listed villa at 57 - 59 King Street, Richmond Hill, Charters Towers, Charters Towers Region, Queensland, Australia. It was built in 1889. It is also known as Thornburgh and Thornburgh College. It was added to the Queensland Heritage Register on 21 October 1992.

Blackheath and Thornburgh College is a primary and secondary (K-12) school with boarding facilities at 55 King Street, Richmond Hill, Charters Towers, Charters Towers Region, Queensland, Australia.

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William H. Gray III American politician

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Charters Towers Town in Queensland, Australia

Charters Towers is a town in northern Queensland, Australia. It is 134 kilometres (83 mi) inland (south-west) from Townsville on the Flinders Highway. In 2016 the population was 8,120 people. During the last quarter of the 19th century the town boomed as the rich gold deposits under the city were developed. After becoming uneconomic in the 20th century, profitable mining operations have commenced once again.

Ron E. Thornburgh, was the 29th Secretary of State of Kansas. He was elected into his first term in 1994 and was subsequently re-elected in 1998, 2002, and 2006.

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Edmund Plant Australian politician

Edmund Harris Thornburgh Plant was a mill owner and company director of mines in the Charters Towers-Ravenswood and a politician in Queensland, Australia.

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Richmond Hill, Queensland Suburb of Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia

Richmond Hill is a suburb of Charters Towers in the Charters Towers Region, Queensland, Australia. In the 2011 census, Richmond Hill had a population of 2,776 people.

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