Jack Roosevelt Robinson - Jackie Robinson Biography and Profile - Famous Baseball Players

Jackie Robinson (January 31, 1919-October 24, 1972) was the first black athlete to play Major League Baseball. Jackie Robinson helped the Dodgers win the World Series. Before he retired, he became the highest-paid athlete in Dodgers history. Read Jack Roosevelt Robinson Biography and Profile. Read more

Lee Kuan Yew Biography - Singapore

Born in Singapore on September 16, 1923, Lee Kuan Yew became the longest-serving prime minister in world history. Read Lee Kuan Yew Biography and Profile. Read more

Atal Bihari Vajpayee Biography, India Political Leader

Shri Vajpayee was Prime Minister of India from May 16-31, 1996, and then again from March 19, 1998 to May 13, 2004. Read Atal Bihari Vajpayee Biography and Profile. Read more

Hassan Nasrallah Biography - Middle East, Hezbollah - Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah - Lebanon

Hassan Nasrallah of Hezbollah (Hizbullah) was born 31 August, 1960, married to Fatima Mustafa Yassin, with whom he has five children, including: martyr Mohammed Hadi, Mohammed Jawad, Zeinab, Muhammad Ali, and Muhammad Mahdi. Continue reading Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah Biography and Profile. Read more

Emiliano Zapata Biography - Mexico - Americas

Born on August 8, 1879, Anenecuilco, Mexico, Emiliano Zapata was a Mexican revolutionary and advocate of agrarianism who fought in guerrilla actions during the Mexican Revolution. Read Emiliano Zapata Biography and Profile. Read more

Daniel Ken Inouye, Daniel Inouye - USA Biography - US News

Daniel Inouye was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, on September 7, 1924, received his undergraduate degree from the University of Hawaii, and his law degree from George Washington University. Read Daniel Ken Inouye Biography and Profile. Read more

Julia Gillard - Australia Biography

Julia Gillard (Julia Eileen Gillard) was born on 29 September 1961. Julia Gillard was sworn in as the 27th Prime Minister of Australia on 24 June 2010. Julia Gillard Biography and profile. Read more

Howard Schultz - USA - BIOGRAPHY

I (Howard Schultz) was born on 19 July 1953, in Brooklyn, New York, to Fred and Elaine Schultz. Like so many Americans, our ancestors were immigrants. Read Howard Schultz Biography and Profile. Read more

Olaudah Equiano was born in approximately 16 October 1745 in what is now Nigeria. Olaudah Equiano wrote an autobiography depicting his experience in slavery. It served as one of the first testimonies in the abolition movement. Continue reading Olaudah Equiano Biography and Profile. Read more