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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, ...

Nancy Travis

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During the 1990s, Travis starred in several films, including the police drama Internal Affairs with Richard Gere and the Mike Myers comedy So I Married ...

Naomi Watts

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In 2001, Watts starred in David Lynch's highly acclaimed Mulholland Drive. The film, which premiered at the 2001 Cannes Film Festival, won her the National ...

Mariah Carey

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Following her separation from Mottola in 1997, Carey introduced elements of hip hop into her album work, to much initial success, but her popularity was ...

Snoop Dogg

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His mother nicknamed him "Snoopy" as a child because of the way Snoop Dogg dressed and because of his love of the cartoon Peanuts; Snoop ...

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Andrew_Geddes Andrew Geddes
Biography of Andrew Geddes: 1783 - Born on the 5th of April in Edinburgh.1806 - Andrew Geddes travelled to London to study at the Royal Academy and, in the same year, exhibited his first painting 'St. John in the Wilderness'.1810 - Geddes felt that Andrew Geddes could not afford, financially or professionally, to complete ...


Sir_Alexander_Fleming Sir Alexander Fleming
Biography of Sir Alexander Fleming: 1881- Sir Alexander Fleming was born on the 6th day of August of this year in at Lochfield near Darvel in Ayrshire, Scotland. Sir Alexander Fleming attended Louden Moor School, Darvel School, and Kilmarnock Academy before moving to London where Sir Alexander Fleming attended the Polytechnic. 1901 - His older brother, ...


James_III James III
Biography of James III: 1451/1452 – His exact date and place of birth have been a matter of debate - James III was born May 1452, July 10 or July 20, this year in Stirling Castle or the Castle of St Andrews. 1469 – James III married Margaret in July this year at Holyrood Abbey, ...


James_V James V
Biography of James V: 1512 - James V, King of Scotland, son of James IV, was born on April 10th in Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland.1513 - James V became the king of Scotland when his father was killed at Flodden.1524 - When Albany had retired to France, the parliament declared that James was fit ...


Duncan_Forbes Duncan Forbes
Biography of Duncan Forbes: 1685 - Born in November 10th near Inverness, Inverness-shire, Scotland. Scottish statesman whose loyalty to the Hanoverian king George II of Great Britain contributed markedly to the defeat of the Jacobite rebellion.         - Duncan Forbes was an erudite scholar who cultivated the study of philosophy, theology and biblical criticism ...


James_Kelman James Kelman
Biography of James Kelman: 1946 - Born on June 9th in Glasgow. 1968 - Kelman began to write at the age of twenty-two in London while working at the Barbican Centre.1971 - Kelman joined a non-selective creative writing evening class directed by Philip Hobsbaum, who later introduced him to Alasdair Gray, Tom Leonard, Liz ...


Deborah_Kerr Deborah Kerr
Biography of Deborah Kerr: 1921- Deborah Kerr was born Deborah Jane Kerr-Trimmer on the 30th day of September this year in Helensburg, Scotland, United Kingdom. 1938 – Deborah Kerr was originally trained as a ballet dancer, first appearing on stage at Sadler's Wells in this year. After changing careers, Deborah Kerr soon found success as ...


Charles_George_Gordon Charles George Gordon
Biography of Charles George Gordon: British soldier in China, Crimean War, and Sudan killed at battle of Khartoum ...


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