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Sofia Vergara

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Vergara moved to Bogotá at the age of 20, where Sofia Vergara worked as a model on the runway and on TV. From 1995 to ...

Marisa Tomei

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In 1996, Tomei made a guest appearance on the sitcom Seinfeld, playing herself in "The Cadillac, Part 1" and "2". Marisa Tomei has also made ...

Patti LaBelle

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Two years passed until the girls auditioned for Blue Note Records. The president at the time nearly passed on the group upon hearing the lead ...

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 ...

Nicole Kidman

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It's a mark of Australia's cultural strength that they've provided so many of today's top-line cinematic greats. Aside from the obvious Mel Gibson and Cate ...

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Sir_Thomas_Johnstone_Lipton Sir Thomas Johnstone Lipton
Biography of Sir Thomas Johnstone Lipton: Scottish tea merchant and yachtsman founder and eponym of Lipton, Ltd. 1898 ...


David_Livingstone David Livingstone
Biography of David Livingstone: 1813 - David Livingstone was born on the 19th of March in Blantyre, Lanarkshire, Scotland.  1840 - David Livingstone worked in Bechuanaland (now Botswana), but was unable to make inroads into South Africa because of Boer opposition.  1845 - David Livingstone married Mary Moffat, daughter of Robert Moffat.  1852–1856 - ...


Sir_Henry_Raeburn Sir Henry Raeburn
Biography of Sir Henry Raeburn: 1756 - Born at Stockbridge 0n the 4th of March.  1772 - Sir Henry Raeburn was apprenticed to the jeweller James Gilliland but began painting water-colour miniatures of his friends. 1778 - Sir Henry Raeburn married a wealthy widow of independent means, whose dowry permitted him to devote himself entirely ...


Mary_I Mary I
Biography of Mary I: 1542 – A queen was born on the 8th day of December this year in Linlithgow Palace, West Lothian. Her reign starts six days after her birth.  1543 – On the 9th day of September this year, Mary I was crowned Queen of Scots. 1548 - With her marriage agreement in ...


James_Hutton James Hutton
Biography of James Hutton: 1726 - Born on June 3rd in Edinburgh, Scotland. Scottish geologist, chemist, naturalist, and originator of one of the fundamental principles of geology—uniformitarianism, which explains the features of the Earth's crust by means of natural processes over geologic time.1749 - James Hutton spent three years at the University of Edinburgh, ...


James_Clerk_Maxwell James Clerk Maxwell
Biography of James Clerk Maxwell: 1831 - Born on June 13th in Edinburgh, Scotland. British physicist, the last representative of a younger branch of the well-known Scottish family of Clerk of Penicuik. James Clerk Maxwell developed kinetic theory of gases.1840-1850 - James Clerk Maxwell was educated at the Edinburgh Academy and the University of Edinburgh.    ...


James_Andrew_McAvoy James Andrew McAvoy
Biography of James Andrew McAvoy: 1979 - Born on April 21st in Glasgow, Scotland. Scottish actor.2003 - McAvoy and Jessica Brooks were the first actors to tackle the complex roles Leto II & his twin sister Ghanima Atreides, the strange prescient "Children of Dune" (mini) based on Frank Herbert's novel of the same name.2005 - ...


Sir_David_Lyndsay Sir David Lyndsay
Biography of Sir David Lyndsay: 1490 - Born into an aristocratic family. Scottish poet of the pre-Reformation period who satirized the corruption of the Roman Catholic church and contemporary government. 1512 - Lyndsay was appointed attendant and companion to the infant prince, the son of King James IV.1524 - Dismissed from court, when his charge, ...


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