Robert James Lee (Bob) Hawke was born in Bordertown, South Australia on 9 December 1929, the son of a minister of religion and a former teacher. Hawke brought the ALP back into government at the general election on 5 March 1983, gaining a 15-seat majority over the Liberal-National coalition in the House of Representatives. Under Hawke’s leadership, changes to Australia’s education and training system began in 1984 and continued over the following years. Hawke took the ALP to a record third term in office at the general election on 8 July 1987. Robert James Lee Hawke biography and profile.
Many believe Prayuth’s coup was meant to ensure that Thailand’s elites remained in control during a sensitive time of royal succession. Thailand’s new King, Maha Vajiralongkorn, leads an unconventional lifestyle and does not command the same respect that his father did. Prayuth says simply that he took control to restore order. “I could not allow any further damage to be done to my country,” he says, with a dash of histrionics. “It was at the brink of destruction.”
Prayut Chan-o-cha was born on March 21 in Nakhon Ratchasima Province. Focused and driven by his commitment to serve the country, he joins the Army the moment he completes his studies. The General’s career starts at the 21st Infantry Regiment, commonly known as the “Queen’s Guard”. This is where he starts a series of training programs, dedicating his life to the wellbeing of Thailand and to protecting the Monarchy. Prayut Chan-o-cha biography and profile.
Koizumi Shinjiro, born in Yokosuka City on April 14, 1981. After graduating from Kanto Gakuin University, he earned a master’s degree in political science from Columbia University, USA. After working as a researcher at the Institute of Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), he has been a member of the House of Representatives since 2009. Koizumi Shinjiro Biography and Profile.
Suthida Tidjai was born on Jun 3, 1978, the 40-year-old queen is a former flight attendant for Thai Airways International. She graduated from Assumption University, a private university in Bangkok, with a bachelor’s degree in communication arts in 2000. Suthida, also known by her nickname “Nui”, has been seen for years in royal household authorized footage escorting Vajiralongkorn at royal rites and sacred ceremonies. Suthida Tidjai ‘legally married’ King Vajiralongkorn in accordance with royal traditions, an announcement in the Royal Gazette said. Queen Suthida Vajiralongkorn Biography and Profile
Crown Prince Naruhito was born on February 23, 1960, as the eldest son of the emperor and Empress Michiko. Until he was 28, his grandfather Hirohito (Emperor Showa) occupied the throne. The name Naruhito consists of two Chinese ideograms taken from an ancient Chinese Confucian philosophy book meaning “a man who will acquire heavenly virtues”. In 1984, when he was still crown prince, Akihito stated at a press conference, “I believe that properly understanding the everyday feelings of a family is a way of appreciating and understanding the feelings of citizens whom I may never have the chance to meet.” Crown Prince Naruhito Biography and Profile.
Kim Yong Chol, born 1946, a former spymaster often referred to as Kim Jong-un’s right-hand man, emerged as North Korea’s lead negotiator in recent talks with the US. Kim Yong-chol, who holds the rank of general, is vice-chairman of the ruling Workers’ Party’s Central Committee and director of the United Front Department, which is responsible for relations with South Korea. His many positions in party and government make him one of the most powerful people in North Korea, according to the website North Korea Leadership Watch. Kim Yong-Chol biography and profile.
Disha Patani was born on 13 June 1992, India. Disha is a trained gymnast and fitness freak and lives an active lifestyle to maintain an awesome figure. In 2017, Disha was seen in an Indo-Chinese film ‘Kung Fu Yoga’ with Jackie Chan where she took formal training in martial arts. Disha Patani biography and profile.
Urmila Matondkar, born on February 4, 1974 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India, is an Indian Bollywood actress. Matondkar, made her screen debut as a child artist in the 1980 film Kalyug. From an actor to being called ‘Aapli Mumbaichi Mulgi’, Congress’ star candidate from Mumbai North Lok Sabha constituency, Urmila Matondkar. In 1998, she earned critical acclaim for her performance in Satya. Urmila Matondkar joined the Congress party. Urmila Matondkar Biography and Profile.
Gou Tai-ming, also known as Terry Gou, (born October 8, 1950 in Banqiao Township, Taipei County) is a Taiwanese tycoon who is the founder and chairman of Foxconn. Gou’s hunger and principles are products of his upbringing. His parents were immigrants from mainland China. His father never moved from his tiny home, even when his children became the richest people in Taiwan. Gou Tai-ming Biography and Profile.
Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov, born 1 December 1896. He was conscripted into the Russian Imperial Army in 1915. From 1918 to 1920, he fought for the Red Army in the Russian Civil War. Stalin regarded Zhukov as a threat and demoted him to command the Odessa military district, far away from Moscow. After Stalin’s death, Zhukov returned to favour. Georgy Konstantinovich Zhukov Biography and Profile.