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Sophie Dahl

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As a child, Dahl was the inspiration for the character Sophie (the giant's helper) in her grandfather Roald Dahl's The BFG. Later Sophie Dahl became ...

Luther Vandross

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His next recording credit was on an album by Roberta Flack in 1972. Luther Vandross was the founder of the first ever Patti LaBelle fan ...

Margot Kidder

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The film made branded Margot as a major talent, and in the following years Margot Kidder starred in a string of critically acclaimed pictures, such ...

Laura Dern

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The first success for the young Dern came in 1980, with a role in Adrian Lyne's Foxes (1980), a teen movie starring Jodie Foster. Laura ...

Liv Tyler

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A year was enough of the modeling grind, and Liv Tyler decided to become an actress. Liv Tyler was offered the part of Callie in ...

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Greta_Garbo Greta Garbo
Biography of Greta Garbo: 1905 – Greta Garbo was born on the 18th day of September this year in Stockholm to poor parents. Greta Garbo was 14 when her father died, leaving the family destitute.  1920 – Greta Garbo played a small role in the film Peter the Tramp. 1922 – Greta Garbo studied at ...


Lasse_Hallstrom Lasse Hallstrom
Biography of Lasse Hallstrom: 1946 - Lasse Hallstrom, born on the 2nd June In Stockholm, Sweden. Lasse Hallstrom is a Swedish film director.1977 - Learned his craft making music videos, in particular those made for the group ABBA, which pioneered the era of the music video, and also many innovative styles of film making.1985 ...


Georg_Wahlenberg Georg Wahlenberg
Biography of Georg Wahlenberg: 1780 - Born on the 1st of October.1792 - Studied at Uppsala University.1812 - Georg Wahlenberg made his main work in the field of plant geography and published it.1814 - Georg Wahlenberg was appointed botanices demonstrator.1829 - Georg Wahlenberg became a professor of medicine and botany.1851 - Georg Wahlenberg died ...


Ingvar_Kamprad Ingvar Kamprad
Biography of Ingvar Kamprad: 1926 - Born on a farm called Elmtaryd on the 30th of  March. 1943 - Founded IKEA.  1945 - Kamprad had raised funds for and recruited members to said group at least as late as September.1950 - When Kamprad quit the group is unknown, but Ingvar Kamprad remained a friend of ...


Friedrich_I_von_Hessen_Kassel Friedrich I von Hessen Kassel
Biography of Friedrich I von Hessen Kassel: 1676 - Frederick the 1st was born on the 23rd of April.          -  Friedrich I von Hessen Kassel is the son of the great Hessian ruler Karl I von Hessen-Kassel and Marie Amalie Kettler, Princess of Courland. 1700 - Friedrich I von Hessen Kassel married his first wife on the ...


Gustav_III Gustav III
Biography of Gustav III: 1746 - Born on January 24th in Stockholm, Sweden. 1720 - His first political act was to reassert royal authority, subordinating the parties in the Riksdag and thereby halting the so-called Age of Freedom.1766 - Married to Sophie Magdalene, daughter of Frederick V of Denmark. 1771 - Gustav III was ...


Christian_Olsson Christian Olsson
Biography of Christian Olsson: 1980 - Born on the 25th of January in Gothenburg, Sweden. 1999 - Christian Olsson became interested in triple jump after watching Jonathan Edwards set the world record at the World Championship. 2001 - Christian Olsson had his international breakthrough, when Christian Olsson won silver at the World Championship in ...


Harry_Nyquist Harry Nyquist
Biography of Harry Nyquist: 1889 - Born on the 7th of February in Nilsby, Sweden. 1912 - Harry Nyquist entered the University of North, Dakota. 1917 - Harry Nyquist received a Ph.D. in physics at Yale University.        - Harry Nyquist worked at AT&T's Department of Development and Research. 1924 - Harry Nyquist helped ...


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