Philip Roth was born on March 19, 1933 to Herman Roth and Bess (Finkel) Roth in Newark, New Jersey, where he and his older brother, Sandy, grew up. His father, the American-born son of Jewish immigrants from the eastern European region of Galicia (currently occupied by Poland and Ukraine).Roth restored his career during the late 1960s, when he began teaching literature at the University of Pennsylvania, where he remained on the faculty for about 11 years. Philip Milton Roth biography and profile.
A multiple Grammy-winning legend and flamboyant superstar, Elton John, born March 25, 1947, is the most enduringly successful singer/songwriter of his generation. Elton John is a British singer, pianist and composer. Along with selling more than 300 million records, he has found success on Broadway, composing the music score for the Tony award-winning hit ‘Billy Elliot.’ Reginald Kenneth Dwight Biography and Profile.
George Soros is one of the world’s foremost philanthropists. Born in Budapest, Hungary, on August 12, 1930, George Soros survived Nazi occupation followed by Communist-rule in Hungary in the mid-1940s and emigrated to London. George Soros has five children and has been divorced twice. He married his third wife, Tamiko Bolton, in 2013. George Soros Biography and Profile
Jeffrey Edward Epstein was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1953. His parents, Pauline and Seymour Epstein, raised him and his brother, Mark, in Brooklyn. Epstein grew up in a working-class community in the Coney Island section of Brooklyn, N.Y. His friends over the years have included Donald Trump, former lead investigator of the Clinton/Lewinsky scandal Kenneth Starr, Britain’s Prince Andrew and former Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz. Financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in his prison cell while awaiting trial on sex trafficking charges. Jeffrey Epstein Biography and Profile.
Wayne Robert LaPierre, Jr. born on 8 November 1949, led the NRA through a period of unprecedented membership growth and political clout in defense of our Second Amendment rights. In large part because of Wayne’s leadership, Right-to-Carry is now the law in more than 40 states. Wayne Robert LaPierre Biography and Profile.
John Wayne was born Marion Robert Morrison on May 26, 1907, in Winterset, Iowa. John Wayne remains a popular American icon. John Wayne died on June 11, 1979, in Los Angeles, California. He was survived by his seven children from two of his three marriages. Marion Mitchell Morrison Biography and Profile.
Gloria Vanderbilt was born into wealth on February 20, 1924, in New York City. Her father, Reginald Vanderbilt, was the great-grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt. Her mother, Gloria Morgan, was a young woman who loved parties more than parenthood. Gloria Laura Vanderbilt was only 10 when she became an unwilling tabloid sensation. Gloria Laura Vanderbilt Biography and Profile.
Chris Farley, actor and comedia, he was born on February 15, 1964, in Madison, Wisconsin. Chris juggled his increasing popularity on SNL with his first feature film role, Tommy Boy. Chris Farley was discovered by Saturday Night Live producer Lorne Michaels. On December 18, 1997, Chris Farley was found dead in his Chicago apartment after an extreme binge of substance use and party-hopping. Christopher Crosby Farley Biography and Profile.
Kawhi Anthony Leonard, born June 29, 1991, is an African-American professional basketball player for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Considered a four-star recruit by Rivals.com, Leonard was listed as the No. 8 small forward and the No. 48 player in the nation in 2009. The Indiana Pacers selected him with the 15th overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft but traded him to the San Antonio Spurs the same day. Kawhi Anthony Leonard Biography and Profile.
John Ratcliffe was born 20 October 1965. He unseated 17-term Rep. Ralph Hall in a 2014 primary election. atcliffe serves on the Intelligence, Homeland Security, Judiciary and Ethics Committees, where he’s strategically positioned to defend the Constitution and keep America safe through legislative action. John Ratcliffe Biography and Profile.