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Paul McCartney

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He was born James Paul McCartney on June 18, 1942, in Liverpool General Hospital, where his mother, Mary, was a medical nurse and midwife. His ...

Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio

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Leaving for New York, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio took part in "West Side Story" in 1981. Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio also made it into movies, starring alongside ...

Zac Efron

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He began acting in the early 2000s, and became known to young audiences after his roles in the Disney Channel Original Movie High School Musical, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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John_Anster John Anster
Biography of John Anster: 1793 - Born in Charleville.         - John Anster was educated at TCD.         - John Anster became Regius Professor of Civil Law.1835 - His verse translation of the first part of Goethe's Faust as Faustus: A Dramatic Mystery was acclaimed immediately. 1864 - The second part followed Xeniola.1867 - ...


John_Armstrong John Armstrong
Biography of John Armstrong: 1717 – John Armstrong was born on the 13th day fo October this year in Brookbor, Country Fermanagh, Ireland. 1756 – John Armstrong rendered distinguished service in the Continental Army on the 8th day of September this year. 1776 – John Armstrong became commissioned brigadier general this year.  1777 – John Armstrong ...


Michael_William_Balfe Michael William Balfe
Biography of Michael William Balfe: Irish composer, best known today for his opera The Bohemian Girl 1808 - Born on the 15th of May in Dublin.  1817 - Michael William Balfe appeared as a violinist in public. 1823 - Moved to London and was engaged as a violinist in the orchestra of Drury Lane. 1825 - Michael William ...


John_Ball John Ball
Biography of John Ball: 1818 – John Ball was born on the 20th day of August this year in Dublin. John Ball was educated at Oscott College near Birmingham, and at Christ's College, Cambridge. 1846 – John Ball was made an assistant poor-law commissioner. 1847 – John Ball resigned this year. 1848 – John Ball stood unsuccessfully ...


John_Banville John Banville
Biography of John Banville: 1945 - Born on the 8th of December in Wexford, County Wexford, Ireland. Educated at a Christian Brothers' school and at St Peter's College in Wexford. 1968-1969 - Banville lived in the United States. 1970 - Became a sub-editor at the Irish Press newspaper rising to the position of chief sub-editor.          - His ...


Jane_Barlow Jane Barlow
Biography of Jane Barlow: 1857 - Born in Clontarf, County Dublin, Ireland. Jane Barlow, a well-known writer, who received the  honorary degree of D. Litt. from Dublin University.1892-1913 - Some  of  her  works were: "Bogland Studies", "Irish Idylls", "Kerrigan's Quality", "The End of Elfintown", "The Battle of the Frogs and Mice", "Mrs. Martin's Company", ...


Thomas_John_Barnardo Thomas John Barnardo
Biography of Thomas John Barnardo: 1845 - Thomas John Barnardo was born 4th of July in Dublin Ireland. 1866 - His medical work in the east end of London during the epidemic of cholera. 1870 - The first of the "Dr Barnardo's Homes" was opened at 18 Stepney Causeway, London. 1876 - on the 9th July The Girls ...


James_Barry James Barry
Biography of James Barry: 1741 - James Barry was born in Cork on 11th of October, known for his six part series of paintings entitled The Progress of Human Culture. 1758 - Barry first attempted oil painting. 1963 - Produced several large pictures, which decorated his father's house, such as "Aeneas escaping with his Family from ...


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