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Otis Redding

Otis_Redding

Legendary soul singer whose death at age 26 ended a career just as it was about to blossom. In 1962, Redding, a former choir member, ...

Naomi Campbell

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Aged 15 and while still a student at the Italia Conti Academy, Campbell was spotted by Beth Boldt, a former Ford model and head of ...

Sam Cooke

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His first pop single, "Lovable" (1956), was released under the alias of "Dale Cooke" in order to not alienate his fan base; there was a ...

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 ...

Layne Staley

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During the band's appearance on MTV Unplugged, Staley was visibly weak and emaciated and had problems singing at times, including stopping songs due to forgetting ...

Famous Chinese Monks

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Lao_tzu Lao tzu
Biography of Lao tzu: 551 - 479 - The first Lao Tzu was a man named Li Erh or Li Tan, who came from the village of Ch'üjen in the southern Chinese state of Ch'u. Li Erh served as historian in charge of the official records in the Chinese imperial capital of Loyang. Lao ...


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Jonas_Martin_III_Frost Jonas Martin III Frost
Biography of Jonas Martin III Frost: US lawyer and Democratic politician Representative from Texas 1979-2005 chairman of House Democratic Caucus 1999-2005 ...


Anthony_Joseph_Drexel Anthony Joseph Drexel
Biography of Anthony Joseph Drexel: US banker and philanthropist founder and eponym of Drexel Institute 1892 son of Francis Martin Drexel ...


Beverley_McLachlin Beverley McLachlin
Biography of Beverley McLachlin: Canadian jurist puisne judge of Canadian supreme court 1989-2000 chief justice of Canadian supreme court 2000-- (1st female chief justice) ...


William_Preston_Few William Preston Few
Biography of William Preston Few: US educator president of Duke University 1910-1940 ...


Wilhelm_Reich Wilhelm Reich
Biography of Wilhelm Reich: 1897 - Born on March 24th in Dobrzcynica (Dobzau), Galicia, Austria-Hungary. Founder of Orgonomy. Viennese psychologist who developed a system of psychoanalysis that concentrated on overall character structure, rather than on individual neurotic symptoms.         - Persecuted psychoanalyst who trained under Freud. Claimed that the release of energy at orgasm ...


Jessica_Lange Jessica Lange
Biography of Jessica Lange: 1949 – Jessica Lange was born on the 20th day of April of this year in Cloquet, Minnesota, USA. Her maternal grandparents were of Finnish descent, while her paternal grandfather was German and her paternal grandmother was Dutch. 1970 - Lange was married to photographer Paco Grande from this year until ...


Henry_III_of_Anjou Henry III of Anjou
Biography of Henry III of Anjou: Polish ruler king of Poland 1573-1574 (1st elected king) ...


Clive_Barker Clive Barker
Biography of Clive Barker: Clive Barker is an English-born American-resident author, film director and visual artist. 1952 - Clive Barker was born 5th of October in Liverpool, England. He studied English and philosophy at Liverpool University. 1984-1986 - Clive Barker wrote short stories (collected in Books of Blood 1 - 6). 1985 - Clive Barker wrote the novel ...


Elie_Ducommun Elie Ducommun
Biography of Elie Ducommun: Swiss administrator, journalist, pacifist, and politician Nobel Prize in Peace 1902 ...


Antoine_Furetiere Antoine Furetiere
Biography of Antoine Furetiere: French lexicographer compiler of "Dictionnaire Universel" 1690 ...