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Naomi Campbell

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Aged 15 and while still a student at the Italia Conti Academy, Campbell was spotted by Beth Boldt, a former Ford model and head of ...

Luther Vandross

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His next recording credit was on an album by Roberta Flack in 1972. Luther Vandross was the founder of the first ever Patti LaBelle fan ...

Queen Latifah

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Latifah started her career beatboxing for the rap group Ladies Fresh.[3] Latifah was one of the members of the original version of the Flavor Unit, ...

Ronnie James Dio

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Ronnie James Dio was born Ronald James Padovano, an only child to an Italian family. The family moved to Cortland, New York early in his ...

Veronica Webb

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The youngest of three daughters born to Doug, an electrician who died in 1993. As a youth Webb looked at magazines and admired the freedom ...

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Valdas_Adamkus Valdas Adamkus
Biography of Valdas Adamkus: 1926 - Adamkus was born to a Roman Catholic family in Kaunas on November 3, 1926. 1946 - As a young man Adamkus joined the underground against the Soviets. During World War II, his family escaped to Germany from the Soviet occupation. 1949 - Valdas Adamkus attended the University of Munich in ...


Moshe_Arens Moshe Arens
Biography of Moshe Arens: 1925 - Born on December 27th in Kaunas, Lithuania. Israeli-Lithuanian-born politician.1948 - Moshe Arens immigrated to Israel from the U.S.1971 - Moshe Arens received Israel Defense Prize.1974 - Moshe Arens was elected to the Knesset as a member of the Likud party.         - Was a member of the Knesset ...


Rudolf_Baranik Rudolf Baranik
Biography of Rudolf Baranik: 1920 - Born in Lithuania.1938 - Immigrated to the United States.1942 - Rudolf Baranik joined the army and worked in the De-Nazification Section.1945 - Rudolf Baranik studied at the Chicago Art Institute and the Art Students League, New York, and married May Stevens, an arts activist.1949-1950 - Rudolf Baranik studied ...


Lena_Himmelstein_Bryant_Malsin Lena Himmelstein Bryant Malsin
Biography of Lena Himmelstein Bryant Malsin: 1895 - Lena Himmelstein, a sixteen-year-old immigrant, arrived in New York, having traveled alone from her native Lithuania.1899 - Married a Jewish immigrant jeweler from Russia named David Bryant. 1904 - Bryant’s business was so successful that Lena Himmelstein Bryant Malsin opened a shop with living quarters in the rear. ...


Elchanan_Elkes Elchanan Elkes
Biography of Elchanan Elkes: 1879 - Born in  the western Lithuanian village of Kalvarija. 1903 - Elchanan Elkes received his medical degree in neurology and other specialties. 1912  - Elchanan Elkes married Miriam Albin, who bore him two children, a son, Joel, and a daughter, Sara.                        - During the First ...


Jascha_Heifetz Jascha Heifetz
Biography of Jascha Heifetz: 1901 - Jascha Heifetz, born on the 2nd of February in  Wilno, Poland, Russian Empire, now Vilnius, Lithuania.  Jascha Heifetz was a Lithuanian-born American violin virtuoso, and is thought to be one of the greatest interpreters of the instrument.1906 - His first professional appearance was at age five, during which ...


Asa_Yoelson Asa Yoelson
Biography of Asa Yoelson: 1886 - Born Asa Yoelson in Srednik, Lithuania on May 26th, the man who was later to be billed as The World’s Greatest Entertainer,  emigrated with his family to America, where the Yoelsons set up home in Washington DC at the end of the 19th century. 1906 - Married Henrietta ...


William_Zorach William Zorach
Biography of William Zorach: Lithuanian-American sculptor, painter and writer. 1887- Born on the 28th of February in Eurburg, Lithuania. 1910-1911 - Zorach studied in Paris; painted with Fauvist influence. 1916 - Came up with a one-person show in New York City that reflected his increasing interest in cubism. 1922 - Abandoned painting and became best known for his ...