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Ronnie James Dio

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Ronnie James Dio was born Ronald James Padovano, an only child to an Italian family. The family moved to Cortland, New York early in his ...

Sharon Stone

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Sharon Stone was born and raised in Meadville, a small town in Pennsylvania. Her strict father was a factory worker and her mother was a ...

Van Morrison

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Morrison has pursued an idiosyncratic musical path. Much of his music is tightly structured around the conventions of American soul and R&B, such as the ...

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 ...

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, ...

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Rene_Bazin Rene Bazin
Biography of Rene Bazin: 1853 - René François Nicolas Marie Bazin was born 26th of December in Angers, France. Bazin studied law in Paris. 1884 - Contributed to Parisian journals a series of sketches of provincial life and descriptions of travel, and wrote Stephanette. 1888 - Made his reputation with Une tache d'encre (A spot of ink)  ...


Pierre_Beauchamps Pierre Beauchamps
Biography of Pierre Beauchamps: 1636 - Born in Versailles, France. French ballet dancer and teacher whose contributions to the development of ballet include the definition of the five basic positions of the feet.1661 - Beauchamp was appointed director of the Académie Royale de Danse.1672 - Under the composer Jean-Baptiste Lully became a part of ...


Vicomte_de_Alexandre_Beauharnais Vicomte de Alexandre Beauharnais
Biography of Vicomte de Alexandre Beauharnais: 1760 - Born on May 28th in Martinique. The first husband of Joséphine (later empress of the French) and grandfather of Napoleon III.1779 - Vicomte de Alexandre Beauharnais married Joséphine Tascher de La Pagerie, the future Empress of France, in Martinique.         - By his marriage to Joséphine Vicomte de ...


Eugne_de_Beauharnais Eugne de Beauharnais
Biography of Eugne de Beauharnais: 1781 - Born on September 3rd in Paris, France. A soldier, prince of the French First Empire, and viceroy of Italy for Napoleon I.1794 - His father, the general Alexandre, Viscount de Beauharnais, was guillotined on June 23rd.1796 -  Joséphine Tascher de La Pagerie's marriage to Napoleon Bonaparte on March ...


Hortense_Eugenie_Cecile_Beauharnais Hortense Eugenie Cecile Beauharnais
Biography of Hortense Eugenie Cecile Beauharnais: 1783 - Born on April 10th in Paris, France. The queen of Holland, stepdaughter of Napoleon I, and mother of Napoleon III.1799 - Hortense became one of the attractions of the court after Napoleon became first consul of the French.1802 - To strengthen her position, Joséphine encouraged a marriage between ...


Josephine_de_Beauharnais Josephine de Beauharnais
Biography of Josephine de Beauharnais: 1763 - Born on June 23rd in Trois-Îlets, Martinique. The consort of Napoleon Bonaparte and empress of the French.         - Also known as Marie Josephine Rose Tascher de la Pagerie.1779 - Josephine de Beauharnais married a rich young army officer, Alexandre, vicomte de Beauharnais, and moved to Paris. 1785 ...


Pierre_Augustin_Caron_de_Beaumarchais Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais
Biography of Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais: French businessman and comic dramatist. 1732 - Born on the 24th of January. 1751-1753 - Invented an escape mechanism that made possible a substantial improvement in the accuracy and compactness of watches. 1756-1757 - Began using the name "Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais".        - Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais derived Beaumarchais from the name ...


Simone_Lucie_Ernestine_Marie_Bertrand_de_Beauvoir Simone Lucie Ernestine Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir
Biography of Simone Lucie Ernestine Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir: French author and philosopher. 1908 - Born on the 9th of January in Paris, France. Studied mathematics at the Institut Catholique and literature/languages at the Institut Sainte-Marie, then philosophy at the Sorbonne.  1929 - Simone Lucie Ernestine Marie Bertrand de Beauvoir gave a presentation on Leibniz and was thereafter pursued by Jean-Paul ...


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