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Mylene Farmer

Mylene_Farmer

In 1984, Farmer met Laurent Boutonnat, a young film student also enrolled in Cours Florent, when Mylene Farmer replied to a newspaper ad for an ...

Usher

Usher

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 ...

Sting

Sting

Oscar-nominated Grammy-winning English musician from Wallsend in North Tyneside. Prior to starting his solo career, Sting was the principal songwriter, lead singer and bass guitar ...

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, ...

Patti LaBelle

Patti_LaBelle

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 ...

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Claudius_Ptolemy Claudius Ptolemy
Biography of Claudius Ptolemy: About 85 AD - Born in Egypt  AD 127-41- made his astronomical observations from Egypt - On March 26, 127, Ptolemy made his first observation and his last on February 141. Claudius Ptolemy emerged as an influential astronomer and geographer.  The Greek scholar's most famous contribution was Almagest where Claudius Ptolemy ...


Corinna Corinna
Biography of Corinna: Scholars dispute her claim to have been a teacher of Pindar.  Two works are extant: 1) Minouaie, which is about the daughters of King Minyas of Orchomenos: Leukippe, Arsippe, and Alkathoe. 2) Koronaie (The Shuttle Maidens), which concerns two daughters of Orion, named Menippe and Metioche. ...


Galen Galen
Biography of Galen: 129AD – Galen was born this year in the Greek city of Pergamum (modern-day Bergama, Turkey). 148 - After his father's death this year, Galen left to study in Smyrna, Corinth and Alexandria over a period of twelve years. 157 - Galen worked as a physician in a gladiator school for three ...


George_II George II
Biography of George II: 1890 - Born on July 20th in Tatoi, near Athens, Greece. The king of Greece whose second reign was marked by the ascendancy of the military dictator Ioannis Metaxas.1922-1924 - George II was appointed as the King of Greece.         - The eldest son of King Constantine I, George was ...


Epictetus Epictetus
Biography of Epictetus: 55 AD - Born a slave in Hierapolis, Asia Minor.  89 AD - 95 AD - Epictetus was exiled along with other philosophers by the emperor Domitian sometime.  90 AD - Epictetus was expelled with the other philosophers by Domitian, who was irritated by the support and encouragement which the ...


Robert_W_Kagan Robert W Kagan
Biography of Robert W Kagan: 1958 - Robert W Kagan was born in Athens, Greece. Robert Kagan is senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, transatlantic fellow at the German Marshall Fund, and a columnist for The Washington Post.         - Robert W Kagan married to Victoria Nuland, currently the U.S. ambassador to ...


Demosthenes Demosthenes
Biography of Demosthenes: 384 BCE – A prominent Greek diplomat and orator was born in Athens this year, during the last year of the 98th Olympiad or the first year of the 99th Olympiad. His father also named Demosthenes who belonged to the local tribe, Pandionis, and lived in the deme of Paeania ...


Euripides Euripides
Biography of Euripides: 480 BC - Born in Salamís on the 23rd of September.408 BC - Euripides left Athens at the invitation of king Archelaus I of Macedon and stayed with him in Macedonia.         - Euripides' final competition in Athens.441 BC - Euripides won first prize, and over the course of his ...


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