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Linda Hamilton

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While Hamilton was attending Washington College, the acting professor told her that Linda Hamilton had no hope of earning a living as an actress. After her ...

Valeria Golino

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The second child of an Italian germanist and a Greek painter. Golino obtained her first starring role in 1985's Little Fires and won the Best Actress ...

Sophie Dahl

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As a child, Dahl was the inspiration for the character Sophie (the giant's helper) in her grandfather Roald Dahl's The BFG. Later Sophie Dahl became ...

Shakira

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Shakira's debut album, Magia, was recorded with Sony Music in 1991, when Shakira was only thirteen years old. Though it fared well on Colombian radio ...

Margot Kidder

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The film made branded Margot as a major talent, and in the following years Margot Kidder starred in a string of critically acclaimed pictures, such ...

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James_Adam James Adam
Biography of James Adam: 1732 - Born on July 21, 1732. 1755 - James worked on Gunsgreen House in the Border town of Eyemouth. 1758 - Robert, James and their younger brother William Adam started their business in London (living in Lower Grosvenor Steet), focusing on designing complete schemes for the decoration and furnishing of houses. ...


Robert_Adam Robert Adam
Biography of Robert Adam:  1728 - Robert Adam was born on the 3rd of July in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.1743 - Robert Adam studied at the Royal High School, Edinburgh, then entered the University            of Edinburgh.1746 - Robert Adam joined his elder brother, John Adam, as an assistant to his father,1754 ...


Alexander_II_of_Scotland Alexander II of Scotland
Biography of Alexander II of Scotland: 1198 - Alexander II was born in Haddington, East Lothian on August 24, 1198. 1214 - Alexander II of Scotland was crowned King of Scotland on December 4, 1214. 1215 - Joined the English barons in their struggle against John I of England. 1221 - Married Joan of England on June 21, 1221. 1239 ...


Alexander_III_of_Scotland Alexander III of Scotland
Biography of Alexander III of Scotland: 1241 - Alexander III was born on the 4th of September. 1249 - At the age of eight Alexander III of Scotland succeeded the throne. 1251 - Married Margaret of England on December 26th. 1262 - Declared his intention of resuming the projects on the Western Isles and laid a formal claim before ...


James_Anderson James Anderson
Biography of James Anderson: 1739 - Was born at Hermiston, Midlothian, Scotland near Edinburgh.1783 - James Anderson settled in Edinburgh.1791 - James Anderson projected a weekly publication called The Bee, which was largely written by himself, and of which 18 volumes were published. 1797 - James Anderson began to reside at Isleworth.1799-1802 - James ...


Thomas_David_Anderson Thomas David Anderson
Biography of Thomas David Anderson: 1853 - Born on February 6th in Edinburgh. Astronomers, professional and nonprofessional alike, and readers of popular and technical books on the science, knew of him as the discoverer of two famous temporary stars-Nova Aurigae and Nova Persei-and of many variable stars as well.         - Thomas Anderson's interest in ...


Andrew Andrew
Biography of Andrew: British prince son of Elizabeth II ...


John_Arbuthnot John Arbuthnot
Biography of John Arbuthnot: 1667 - Arbuthnot was born in Kincardine, Scotland in April and was baptised on April 29, 1667. 1685 - Graduated with an arts degree in Marischal College. 1691 - Arbuthnot went to London where John Arbuthnot supported himself by teaching mathematics.  1692 - Arbuthnot translated Huygens' tract on probability and extended it ...


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