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Sophie Marceau

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Marceau started her career at 14 when Claude Pinoteau cast her in the starring role of the teenager movie La Boum (1980). The family lived a ...

Michelle Pfeiffer

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Chosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history. [1995] Replaced Annette Bening as Catwoman in Batman Returns (1992). Does her own ...

Paulina Porizkova

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The Porizkova family was reunited after 7 years, albeit not for long, as Paulina's parents got divorced. Since Paulina's mother was busy supporting her children ...

Sandra Bullock

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Bullock was born in Arlington County, Virginia, the daughter of Helga D. Meyer, a German opera singer, and John W. Bullock, a Pentagon contractor, executive ...

Usher

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Usher Raymond IV began singing when Usher was six years old. Usher was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the son of Jonetta Patton (née O'Neal) and Usher ...

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Harold_Athol_Lannigan_Fugard Harold Athol Lannigan Fugard
Biography of Harold Athol Lannigan Fugard: 1932 - Born on the 11th of June in Middleburg, South Africa.1938 - Harold Athol Lannigan Fugard was enrolled at the Marist Brothers College; a Catholic primary school (although Harold Athol Lannigan Fugard is not known to be a Roman Catholic).1956 - Married Sheila Meiring, then an actress in one ...


Djimon_Gaston_Hounsou Djimon Gaston Hounsou
Biography of Djimon Gaston Hounsou: 1964 – Born on the 24th of April in Benin, West Africa.  1977 - Moved to Paris at the age of 13 to acquire better education but Djimon Gaston Hounsou wasn’t able to find a good job. Until Djimon Gaston Hounsou got discovered by a fashion designer Thierry Mugler and ...


Rebecca_Davis_Lee_Crumpler Rebecca Davis Lee Crumpler
Biography of Rebecca Davis Lee Crumpler: 1831 - Rebecca Davis Lee Crumpler, born on the 8th of February in Delaware, to Absolum Davis and Matilda Webber. Rebecca Davis Lee Crumpler was the first African American woman to become a physician in the United States.1852 - Rebecca Davis Lee Crumpler had moved to Charlestown, Massachusetts, where Rebecca ...


Faith_Ringgold Faith Ringgold
Biography of Faith Ringgold: 1930 - Faith Ringgold, born on the 8th of October is an African-American artist and author. Faith Ringgold was raised in Harlem and educated at the City College of New York, where Faith Ringgold studied with Robert Gwathmey and Yasuo Kuniyoshi.1955 - Faith Ringgold attended City College of New York, ...


Desmond_Mpilo_Tutu Desmond Mpilo Tutu
Biography of Desmond Mpilo Tutu: 1931 - Born in Klerksdorp, Transvaal on the 7th of October.1951-1953 - Tutu studied at the Pretoria Bantu Normal College and went on to teach at Johannesburg Bantu High School.1955 - Desmond Mpilo Tutu has been married to Leah Nomalizo. 1960 - Desmond Mpilo Tutu continued his studies, this time ...


Shaka Shaka
Biography of Shaka: 1787 - Shaka was the son of Senzangakona, chieftain of the Zulu, and Nandi, an orphaned princess of the neighboring Langeni clan.1802 - The Langeni drove Nandi out, and Shaka finally found shelter with the Dletsheni, a sub-clan of the powerful Mtetwa.1810 - When Shaka was 23, Dingiswayo, the Mtetwa ...


Phillis_Wheatley Phillis Wheatley
Biography of Phillis Wheatley: 1753 - Phillis Wheatly born this year in West Africa. Phillis Wheatley is the first black woman poet of note in the United States.1761 - The young girl who was to become Phillis Wheatley was kidnapped and taken to Boston on a slave ship  and purchased by a tailor, John ...


Saye_Zerbo Saye Zerbo
Biography of Saye Zerbo: 1932 – Saye Zerbo was born on the 27th day of August this year; Saye Zerbo comes from Tougan in Sourou Province in the western part of the country. Saye Zerbo went to school in Mali and Saint-Louis, Senegal. Then Saye Zerbo joined the French military and attended the military ...


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