Kirk Douglas, Hollywood actor and father of Michael Douglas was born on 9 December 1916. Kirk Douglas rose to prominence during Hollywood’s “golden age”, earning his first Oscar nomination for the 1949 film Champion. Douglas was himself nominated for an Oscar three times – for Champion (1949), The Bad and the Beautiful (1952), and Lust for Life (1956). Kirk Douglas was born Issur Danielovitch, a ragman’s son. He died Kirk Douglas, a Hollywood king. Here’s Kirk Douglas Biography and Profile.
Diana Ross was born March 26, 1944, in Detroit, Michigan. Diana began singing with friends as a teenager, and eventually formed the groundbreaking 1960s trio the Supremes. Diana Ross & the Supremes top 10 best songs: Buttered Popcorn, Baby Love, Stop! In the Name of Love, You Keep Me Hanging On, Reflections, Someday We’ll Be Together, Bill, When Are You Coming Back?, Stoned Love, Nathan Jones, Bad Weather. Here’s Diana Ross Biography and Profile.
Dylann Storm Roof, born April 3, 1994, was struggled with his classes, attending the ninth grade twice before dropping out. He floated in and out of jobs, took drugs and drank, had run-ins with the police. When he was in middle school, Mr. Roof’s mother told her friends that her son was beginning to founder in school. “‘I don’t know what’s wrong with him,’” a friend, Kimberly Konzny, recalled her saying. “She said it was boring to him.” Here’s Dylann Roof Biography and Profile.
Kobe Bryant (Kobe Bean Bryant), African-American Professional Basketball Player, was born August 23, 1978, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Father: Joe Bryant, a professional basketball player. Mother: Pam Bryant. Marriage: Vanessa (Laine) Bryant (April 18, 2001-January 26, 2020, his death). Children: Capri, June 2019; Bianka, December 2016; Gianna, May 2006; Natalia, January 2003. Take a look back at his life and career. Here’s Kobe Bean Bryant Biography and Profile.
Beverly Naya, born on 17 April 1989 and raised in London, England, Beverly received high acclaim for her work on stage, on television and in film. She also starred alongside iconic actress Omotola Ekeinde Jalade in the big budget film ‘Up Creek’. In 2013, Beverly Naya made her television series debut in Passport, a BET tv series shot entirely in Atlanta, Georgia. Who is Beverly Naya? Here’s the complete Beverly Naya Biography and Profile
Abubacarr Tambadou, Gambian Attorney General, was born 12 December 1972. Barrister & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of The Gambia and member of The Gambia Bar Association. Member of the Coalition of Human Rights Defenders, The Gambia, 2000 – 2003. Who is Abubacarr Tambadou? Here’s Ba Tambadou Biography and Profile.
Yanis Varoufakis, Greek economist, academic, philosopher and politician, born 24 March 1961 in Athens. He describes himself as a libertarian follower of Karl Marx, and he thinks the German philosopher would be fascinated by today’s technology and the way it could change society. Here’s Yanis Varoufakis Biography.
Maria Isabel Rodriguez, First Lady of Venezuela, wife of former Venezuelan president Hugo Cháve. She produced a magazine for children, “El Club de los Exploradores”. She has anchored for television stations including Telecentro and Niños Cantores Televisión in her hometown of Barquisimeto. She has also produced the informative radio program “Líder en la Noticia”. Here’s Marisabel Rodríguez de Chávez Biography and Profile.
Lisa Nandy (Lisa Eva Nandy), born 9 August 1979, Manchester in 1979 to Dipak Nandy and Louise Byers. Lisa grew up in the North West of England and lives in the centre of Wigan. Lisa Nandy’s grandfather was Liberal MP Frank Byers and her father is the Marxist and academic Dipak Nandy. Before entering Parliament, she also worked as a researcher and caseworker for Labour MP Neil Gerard. Who is Lisa Eva Nandy? Here’s Lisa Nandy Biography and Profile.