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The most famous bearer of the name that I know of is Phineas Taylor Barnum aka P.T. Barnum of circus fame.
-- drakkon  12/5/2004
Name of an All-American character in John Knowles' A Separate Peace.
-- fjensen1980  2/25/2005
In the Harry Potter series Phineas Nigellus Black is Sirius Black's grandfather.
-- HebrideanBlack  8/15/2005
Phineas Black is one of three sons of Phineas Nigellus Black in the Harry Potter series.
-- Jeana Bradbury  2/20/2006
To correct a comment above, Phineas Nigellus Black is actually Sirius Black's great-great-grandfather.
-- Marauder  11/9/2006
Phineas Gage was a railroad worker who had a 3 foot steel rod blown through his skull and survived. His case led to new insights into how the human brain works.
-- Spyder1jcd  9/3/2005
Phineas T. Bluster, mayor of Doodyville on the old children's show Howdy Doody.
-- Kosta  5/25/2006
The full name of musical artist Dr. Steel is Phineas Waldolf Steel.
-- msr.iaidoka  1/5/2008
Phineas Flynn is the nine-year-old star of Disney's TV show "Phineas And Ferb". He is played by Vincent Martella.
-- Sophannagh  7/29/2008
Isn't Phineas the name of the hero in Jules Verne's 'Around the world in 80 days?'
-- Anton  3/11/2010

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