Stephen King was born on September 21, 1947 in Portland, Maine, to Donald and Nellie Ruth Pillsbury King. Stephen made his first professional short story sale (“The Glass Floor”) to Startling Mystery Stories in 1967. Stephen is the 2003 recipient of The National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters and the 2014 National Medal of Arts. Stephen Edwin King Biography and Profile.
Andre Russell was born April 29, 1988 to Sandra Davis and Michael Russell. Russell, a Jamaican Cricketer regarded as one of the most destructive batsmen in the current international cricket scenario. Russell made his first-class debut for Jamaica in the 2007 season at an age of 19. Russell revealed that watching National Football League players in the United States gave him a unique perspective on power training. Russell played one Test, 51 ODIs and 43 T20Is for West Indies. Andre Dwayne Russell Biography and Profile.
Gabriel García Márquez was born in March 6, 1927 in the small town of Aracataca, situated in a tropical region of northern Colombia, between the mountains and the Caribbean Sea. “My books couldn’t have been written if I wasn’t a journalist. Because all my material was taken from reality.” García Márquez was the fourth Latin American and the first Colombian to win the Nobel Prize (1982). García Márquez Biography and Profile.
Gayle King born on December 28, 1954, was to Scott and Peggy King. She spent several years as a child in Ankara, Turkey. The Connecticut newscaster has been close pals with Oprah Winfrey since their humble beginnings at a Baltimore television station. Gayle also Editor at Large of O, The Oprah Magazine. Gayle King a co-host of “CBS This Morning.” Gayle King Biography and Profile.
Who is Taylor Swift? Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Taylor Swift was born on December 13, 1989, Reading, Pennsylvania. Early hits like “Love Story” and “You Belong With Me”. Swift continued to top the charts with her 2014 studio effort 1989, which featured the No. 1 singles “Shake it Off” and “Blank Space” and won Grammys for Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album. Taylor Swift Biography and Profile.
Who Is Dwayne Johnson? Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, American actor, producer, wrestler, was born on 2 May 1972. An injury ended his college football career, so he entered the ring with the Word Wrestling Federation. Dwayne Johnson made his WWF debut as Rocky Maivia in 1996 and won the WWF Intercontinental Championship from Hunter Hearst Helmsley. Dwayne Johnson appeared in The Fast and the Furious film series. Dwayne Douglas Johnson Biography and Profile.
Pete Buttigieg was born 19 January 1982. In 2015 he received the New Frontier Award from the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation and the Harvard University Institute of Politics, and in 2016 he won the U.S. Department of Transportation Mayors’ Challenge Pedestrian and Bicycle Awards for the City’s work on Smart Streets. Pete Buttigieg officially launched his bid to become the Democratic Party nominee for the 2020 presidential election and challenge Donald Trump for the White House. Peter Paul Montgomery Buttigieg Biography and Profile.
Selena Quintanilla was born on April 16, 1971, in Lake Jackson, Texas. Selena was considered the “Queen of Tejano,” a type of Mexican music that incorporated other styles, such as country and western. She was also sometimes referred to as the “Mexican Madonna” for her sexy outfits and dance moves. Selena began performing as a child. Selena Quintanilla-Pérez biography and profile.
Gore Vidal, 3 October 1925, American writer, known for many popular screenplays, plays and novels, as well as other literary works. In 1958, his play The Death of Billy the Kid was adapted for the screenplay of The Left Handed Gun. Two years later, Vidal wrote the popular play The Best Man (1960). Among Vidal’s most famous works are his 1960s books Julian and Myra Breckinridge. He won the National Book Award; and 1995 memoir, Palimpsest. Gore Vidal Biography and Profile.
Thelma Aldana (Thelma Esperanza Aldana Hernández), a Guatemalan jurist and politician was born 27 September 1955. Thelma Aldana the attorney general of Guatemala. She was elected president of the Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption in Vienna in November 2017. She was awarded the Anti-Corruption Lifetime Achievement Award from Qatar’s Rule of Law and Anti-Corruption Center in 2016. Thelma Aldana Biography biography and profile.