Elbert Joseph Higgins, born December 8, 1944, was an American singer-songwriter. Bertie Higgins was raised in Tarpon Springs, Florida, and is of Portuguese, Irish and German descent. In 1982, Higgins had a Top 40 album with Just Another Day in Paradise. It spawned the #1 Billboard romantic classic ballad “Key Largo”. Elbert Joseph Higgins Biography and Profile.
Eliud Kipchoge, born November 5, 1984 in Kapsisiywa, Nandi District of Kenya. Won the 5,000m bronze at the 2004 Athens Olympics. He won 5,000m silver at the 2007 World Championships at Osaka, behind Bernard Lagat. Eliud Kipchoge smashes running’s ‘Last Great Barrier’ with sub-2-Hour Marathon. Eliud Kipchoge, 34, covered the 26.2 miles (42.2km) in one hour 59 minutes 40 seconds in the Ineos 1:59 Challenge in Vienna, Austria on Saturday, 2019. Eliud Kipchoge Biography and Profile.
H.E. Abiy Ahmed Ali (PhD), Nobel Peace Prize winner, Ethiopian Prime Minister, was born 15 August 1976 to a Muslim father and a Christian mother. Since being sworn into office as Prime Minister, he broke with tradition – launching deeper political and economic reforms that swept across the country. Abiy Ahmed Ali Biography and Profile.
Chief Obafemi Awolowo, Nigerian Politician, Nationalist, and Statesman, was born in Ikenné, Western State, Nigeria, on March 6, 1909. Chief Awolowo’s journey began when his parents wanted him to go to school, an education that came with Spartan discipline at the slightest of mistake. Chief Obafemi Awolowo Biography and Profile.
Stan Lee, Writer, Editor, Publisher, Producer, was born on December 28, 1922, in New York City to Romanian immigrants Celia and Jack Lieber. Marvel Comics became a highly popular franchise, and Stan Lee was promoted to editorial director and publisher in 1972. Stanley Martin Lieber Biography and Profile.
Ram Jethmalani was a Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha), Senior Advocate (Supreme Court of India) and an eminent professor of law. Ram Jethmalani, born in Shikarpur, Sindh on September 14, 1923, started his practice in Karachi before moving to Mumbai postpartition. He published many books, namely ‘Justice Soviet Style’, ‘Big Egos Small Men’, ‘Conscience of a Maverick’, ‘Maverick: Unchanged, Unrepentant’. Ram Jethmalani Biography and Profile.
Jacques Chirac, born November 29, 1932, Paris, one of the most dominant players on the French political scene since the late President Francois Mitterrand. French President Jacques Chirac is a well-bred bon vivant who enjoys such trappings of power as luxury voyages abroad or life in a government-owned palace. Jacques Chirac Biography and Profile.