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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 ...

Timothy Geithner

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Timothy Geithner became the ninth president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on November 17, 2003. In that capacity, ...

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 ...

Meg Ryan

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Ryan then starred in The Doors, and Prelude to a Kiss. Both films were moderately successful. 1993 saw the release of the hugely successful romantic ...

Tyra Banks

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Has an older brother named Devin. CEO of her own company TYInc. Dated John Singleton. Named one of the "50 Most Beautiful People in the World" by people ...

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John_Couch_Adams John Couch Adams
Biography of John Couch Adams: 1819 - Born on June 5; birth of an English astronomer and mathematician 1843-1844 - Between these years, John Couch Adams was the first person to predict the position of a planetary mass beyond Uranus  1845-1846 - Became the subject of a famous priority dispute with the French astronomer Urbain Leverrier ...


Sarah_Flower_Fuller_Adams Sarah Flower Fuller Adams
Biography of Sarah Flower Fuller Adams: 1805 - Born on the 22nd of February in Harlow, Essex, England.1834 - Sarah Flower Fuller Adams was married to William Bridges Adams, polemicist and railway engineer. 1841 - Her longest work is Vivia Perpetua,  A Dramatic Poem, having as its subject the early life of the Christians.       - Sarah ...


William_Adams William Adams
Biography of William Adams: 1564 - Adams was born in Gillingham, Kent, England on September 24, 1564. 1576 - Became an apprenticed to Nicholas Diggins, a shipyard owner, at Limehouse. 1588 - Served in the Royal Navy under Sir Francis Drake as the master commander of the resupply ship. 1598 - Became a pilot major at the ...


Joseph_Addison Joseph Addison
Biography of Joseph Addison: 1672 - Born on the 1st of May in Milston, Wiltshire. 1693 - Joseph Addison addressed a poem to John Dryden the former Poet Laureate. 1694 - His first major work, a book about the lives of English poets, was published. 1699 - Joseph Addison received a pension of £300 ...


Thomas_Addison Thomas Addison
Biography of Thomas Addison: 1793 - Born on April in Longbenton, Northumberland. 1812 - Thomas Addison entered the University of Ediburgh as a medical student. 1818 - Thomas Addison received the degree of Doctor of Medicine.         - Thomas Addison moved from Edinburgh to London the same year and became a house surgeon ...


Adelard_of_Bath Adelard of Bath
Biography of Adelard of Bath: 1075 - Adelard was born in Bath, England. 1090 - Studied in Syria and southern Italy. 1120 - Disguised as a Mohammedan student to attend lectures in Cordova, managed to get a copy of Euclid's Elements which Adelard of Bath translated into Latin. Adelard of Bath wrote "On Identity and Difference" in ...


Adrian_IV Adrian IV
Biography of Adrian IV: 1100 - Adrian IV was born in Hertfordshire, England. 1137 - Elected as abbot. His actions as abbot made way for complaints against him in Rome. It reached the attention of Pope Eugene and appointed him cardinal bishop. 1152-1154 - Went to Scandinavia as a papal legate in-charge of organizing the affairs ...


Aelfheah Aelfheah
Biography of Aelfheah: 954   - Born in Weston, Somerset.984   - Aelfheah was appointed, through Dunstan's influence, to the Bishopric of Winchester.1006 - Aelfheah succeeded Aelfric as Archbishop of Canterbury.1011 - Aelfheah was captured and kept in prison for seven months.1012 - Aelfheah was murdered in Greenwich, London on the 19th of April.1078 - ...


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