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Rene Zellweger

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Zellweger was born in Baytown, Texas, an eastern suburb of Houston. Between junior school and high school her family moved to Katy, Texas, a western ...

Bill Gates

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William (Bill) H. Gates is chairman of Microsoft Corporation, the worldwide leader in software, services and solutions that help people and businesses realize their full ...

Milla Jovovich

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Jovovich began modeling at eleven, when Richard Avedon featured her in Revlon's "Most Unforgettable Women in the World" advertisements, and Milla Jovovich continued her career ...

Matt LeBlanc

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After graduating from high school, Matt LeBlanc spent some time as a photo model in Florida before moving to New York where Matt LeBlanc took ...

Freddy Adu

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His mother won the Green Card Lottery, and Freddy Adu and his family moved to Washington, D.C. He joined the IMG Soccer Academy, U.S. Soccer's full-time ...

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Isaac_Abravanel Isaac Abravanel
Biography of Isaac Abravanel: 1437: Isaac Abravanel was born in Lisbon, Portugal, in 1437. Isaac was born into a wealthy and learned family in Portugal. His father Judah was state treasurer of Portugal, and a great favorite of Alfonso V, king of Portugal. 1457: Isaac Abravanel Well versed in rabbinic literature and in the learning ...


Judah_Leon_Abravanel Judah Leon Abravanel
Biography of Judah Leon Abravanel: 1460 - Born in Lisbon, Portugal. 1483-1492 - Judah Abravanel accompanied his father, Isaac Abravanel, when the latter went to Spain (1483), and afterward to Naples (1492). 1502 - His most important work, Dialoghi di Amore (Dialogues of Love), was written. Beside this work, Judah Leon Abravanel wrote, at the request of ...


Aleixo_de_Abreu Aleixo de Abreu
Biography of Aleixo de Abreu: 1568 - The birth of a Portuguese physician who worked for the Brazilian government and provided the world with the first scientific description of Tunga penetrans. 1623 - Aleixo de Abreu was the author of the earliest book on tropical medicine describing amoebiasis, malaria, typhoid fever, scurvy, yellow fever, dracontiasis, trichuriasis ...


Afonso_I Afonso I
Biography of Afonso I: 1109 - Afonso was born in Guimaras on July 25, 1109. 1112 - Became Count of Portugal after his father's death under the guidance of his mother. 1120 - At the young age of eleven, Afonso I already had his own political ideas greatly different from his mother. This was evident, when ...


Afonso_II Afonso II
Biography of Afonso II: 1185 - Born on the 23rd of April in Coimbra, Portugal.1208 - Afonso II married  Infanta Urraca of Castile. 1212 - Afonso II succeeded the throne from his father.       - Afonso II set a different approach of government, as a king.1217 - Afonso II managed to keep security within Portuguese ...


Afonso_III Afonso III
Biography of Afonso III: 1210 - Born on the 5th of May in Coimbra, Portugal.1238 - Afonso III married Matilda, the heiress of Boulogne.1246 - Afonso III was appointed to succeed his brother due to a conflict between Sancho II           and the church.1248 - Afonso III became king after his brother's death.1253 ...


Afonso_IV Afonso IV
Biography of Afonso IV: 1291 - Born on the 8th of February in Lisbon, Portugal.1325 - His father died on the 7th of January and Afonso IV became king, taking full           revenge on his brother who was most favored by his father.        - His rival was sentenced to exile in Castile.1309 - ...


Afonso_V Afonso V
Biography of Afonso V: 1432 - Afonso V was born in Sintra on January 15, 1432. 1438 - His father, Duarte of Portugal died, at a young age of six years old Afonso V succeeded his father. Afonso V was placed under the regency of his mother but it created conlict between the nobles. After ...


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