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Prince

Prince

From his early material, rooted in R&B, soul and funk, Prince has expanded his musical palette throughout his career, absorbing many other genres including New ...

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 ...

Sally Field

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Sally Field is a two-time Academy Award-winner for her performances in Robert Benton's Places in the Heart (also capturing a Golden Globe) and Martin Ritt's ...

Rob Halford

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In his 20 years as Judas Priest's frontman, from 1972 until 1992, Rob Halford helped define heavy metal music and ultimately introduced the stud-leather image ...

Shannon Elizabeth

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In March 2008, Elizabeth joined the cast of Dancing with the Stars. Shannon Elizabeth was partnered with Derek Hough and, after five weeks, rumors of ...

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Apollonius_of_Perga Apollonius of Perga
Biography of Apollonius of Perga: 262 BC - Born in circa, some 25 years after Archimedes in Greece.247-205 - Apollonius of Perga flourished in the reigns of Ptolemy Euergetes and Ptolemy Philopator.            - His treatise on conics earned him fame as "The Great Geometer", an achievement that has assured his fame ever since.190 BC - ...


Aristarchus_of_Samothrace Aristarchus of Samothrace
Biography of Aristarchus of Samothrace: 220 BC - Born from the Greek island of Samothrace.160-145 BC - A pupil of Aristophanes of Byzantium, Aristarchus of Samothrace was a librarian of the Library of Alexandria.         - Aristarchus of Samothrace established a critic edition of the Homeric poems and divided the Iliad and Odyssey into ...


Aristides_the_Just Aristides the Just
Biography of Aristides the Just: 530 - Born in Athena, Greece.490 - During the first Persian invasion, Aristides the Just was one of the ten Athenian generals, but when his turn to command came, Aristides the Just gave up his turn to Miltiades, thinking him to be a better commander.489-488 - As a consequence of ...


Aristippus Aristippus
Biography of Aristippus: The founder of the Cyrenaic school, was the son of Aritadas, a merchant of Cyrene.  He remained thoroughly master of himself and had the self-control to refrain or to enjoy.  Greek Hedonist and Egoist philosopher. Leader of Cyreniacs First student of Socrates to charge fees for instruction. ...


Aristophanes Aristophanes
Biography of Aristophanes: 446 B.C – Aristophanes was born this year. Aristophanes is also known as the Father of Comedy and the Prince of Ancient Comedy. 426 B.C – Aristophanes was probably victorious at least once at the City Dionysia, with Babylonians in this year, and at least three times at the Lenaia, with ...


Aristophanes_of_Byzantium Aristophanes of Byzantium
Biography of Aristophanes of Byzantium: 257 - Born in Byzantium, Greece.198 - Aristophanes of Byzantium succeeded Eratosthenes as head librarian of the Library of Alexandria. at the age of 60.180 - Aristophanes of Byzantium died in Alexandria, Greece. ...


Aristotel Aristotel
Biography of Aristotel: 384 BC - Aristotel was born in Stagira, on the peninsula of Chalcidice.  Ancient Greek philosopher, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great. He wrote diverse subjects like physics, poetry, zoology, logic, rhetoric, politics, government, ethics, and biology.  347 BC - After the death of Plato Aristotel was ...


Aristotle Aristotle
Biography of Aristotle: 384 BC - Aristotle was born in the small Greek township of Stagira (or Stagirus, or Stageirus), on the Chalcidic peninsula of Macedonia, in northern Greece. An ancient Greek philosopher and scientist, one of the two greatest intellectual figures produced by the Greeks (the other being Plato).367 BC - Aristotle ...


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