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Please leave a message on my talk page if you think I may help with anything! Thurstan (talk) 17:17, May 21, 2013 (UTC)

Person-page naming standards[]

Please do not create another person-page without at least a birth year in the page name. We have reasons (borne of eight years' experience) for encouraging standard forms for page names. Any that do not have a birth or death year or some other disambiguation in parentheses are likely to be renamed and cause you more trouble than you avoided by creating the non-standard page.

Kind regards

-- Robin Patterson (Talk) 04:40, May 22, 2013 (UTC)

Born in 2025[]

Are you sure that Percy Jackson Denison (2025) and Laura Ashleigh Kozaks(2025) were born in 2025? If so, the year should be 2025 BC, which is unlikely. Please be so kind and correct the information. Afil (talk) 07:17, November 23, 2013 (UTC)

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