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Christina María Aguilera (born December 18, 1980) is an American musician, who has contributed songs considerably to the pop genre. Aguilera first appeared on national television in 1990 as a contestan...

1/13/2009 3/1/2017

Angelina Jolie MP

"Angie", "Ange", "AJ"

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

From Hollywood wild-child to Academy Award winner to respected U.N. Goodwill Ambassador, actress Angelina Jolie underwent a series of metamorphic transformations over the course of her career. She won ...

2/5/2007 2/23/2017

From Wikipedia (English) : Derek Hough (/ˈhʌf/; born May 17, 1985) is an American professional dancer and Emmy Award winning choreographer. He is known best for his work, since September 2007, on the...

12/7/2013 2/22/2017

William James "Bill" Pullman (born December 17, 1953) is an American actor. He made his film debut in the 1986 film Ruthless People, and has since gone on to star in other films, such as Spaceballs (...

11/22/2010 2/2/2017

Dominique Davalos is American rock singer, bass player, and musician, currently in the bands The BlueBonnets, Lady Band Johnson, and SuperEtte. She was formerly in the band Dominatrix, whose controvers...

1/27/2017 1/27/2017

Minka Kelly MP

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Minka Dumont Kelly is an American actress. She stars in the NBC series Friday Night Lights as Lyla Garrity. She is the only child of former Aerosmith guitarist Rick Dufay and the late Maureen Kelly, a ...

8/19/2008 1/26/2017

Marlon Brando MP (1924 - 2004)

Marlon Brando, Jr. (April 3, 1924 – July 1, 2004) was an Academy Award-winning American actor, whose body of work spanned over half a century. He is widely considered one of the greatest actors of all ...

6/16/2007 1/16/2017

Bill de Blasio MP

"Warren Wilhelm", "Jr."

New York, New York, United States

Bill de Blasio is the 109th Mayor of New York City. He served in the New York City Council (2001-09) and as the Public Advocate of New York City (2010-13). Bill de Blasio was born Warren Wilhelm, J...

7/25/2011 11/24/2016

Miley Cyrus MP

"Miley Ray Cyrus"

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Miley Ray Cyrus (born Destiny Hope Cyrus; November 23, 1992) is an American actress and pop singer. She achieved wide fame for her role as Miley Stewart/Hannah Montana on the Disney Channel sitcom Hann...

1/20/2008 11/5/2016

Wilma Pearl Mankiller (November 18, 1945 – April 6, 2010) was the first female Chief of the Cherokee Nation. She served as principal chief for ten years from 1985 to 1995. Wilma Pearl Mankiller was...

3/4/2011 11/2/2016

Ronda Rousey MP

"Rowdy"

Ronda Jean Rousey (born February 1, 1987) is an American mixed martial artist, judoka and actress. She is the first and current UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion, as well as the last Strikeforce Women'...

8/16/2015 10/22/2016

An action specialist whose impossibly chiseled jaw makes him the ideal candidate to portray heroes who favor plenty of action over useless small talk, Casper Van Dien first made an impression on viewer...

2/1/2008 10/20/2016

Leighton Meester MP

New York, New York, United States

Leighton Meester is an American actor, singer, and model. She is mostly known for her starring role as Blair Waldorf in the drama series Gossip Girl (2007–12). She has also appeared in the films Countr...

8/25/2010 10/17/2016

From Wikipedia (English) : Julianne Alexandra Hough (/ˈhʌf/; born July 20, 1988) is an American professional ballroom dancer, country music singer and actress. She is a two-time professional champion...

12/7/2013 10/16/2016

Clyde Tombaugh MP (1906 - 1997)

Discovered Pluto at Lowell Observatory near Flagstaff in Northern Arizona.

6/27/2012 10/4/2016

Rachel Platten MP

Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Rachel Platten is an American singer and songwriter. She released three independent albums between 2003 and 2014, before signing with Columbia Records in early 2015. She rose to fame in 2015 with the...

3/15/2016 10/4/2016

"Celebrity can't dilute Kid Rock's six-pack bravado" By Greg Kot Chicago Tribune, November 7, 2007 The recent news that Kid Rock got into a dust-up on the road at a Waffle House in Atlanta brings...

8/11/2008 10/4/2016

George Gaynes MP (1917 - 2016)

"George Jongejans", "George Gaynes"

George Gaynes (born George Jongejans; May 16, 1917 – February 15, 2016) was a Finnish-born American singer and actor of stage, screen and television and voice artist. Gaynes' most recognized role in ...

2/1/2010 10/4/2016

Abby Huntsman MP

"Abby Huntsman", "Abby Livingston"

Abby Huntsman is an American broadcast journalist. She is currently a general assignment reporter for Fox News Channel and co-host of Fox & Friends First and Fox & Friends Weekend . She was previously ...

6/21/2011 10/4/2016

2/11/2014 10/4/2016

Caitlyn Jenner MP

"William Bruce Jenner", "Bruce Jenner"

Malibu, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Caitlyn Marie Jenner (born William Bruce Jenner, October 28, 1949), formerly Bruce Jenner, is an American television personality and retired athletic champion. In 1976, Jenner won the gold medal for de...

8/19/2008 10/4/2016

Samuel Pack "Sam" Elliott (born August 9, 1944) is an American actor. His rangy physique, thick horseshoe moustache, deep, resonant voice, and Western drawl lend to frequent casting as cowboys and ranc...

9/2/2014 10/4/2016

James Platten Vanderbilt (born November 1975) is an American screenwriter. He is best known for the films Zodiac, White House Down, The Amazing Spider-Man, and The Amazing Spider-Man 2. Early life ...

5/24/2011 10/4/2016

Christopher Adam "Chris" Daughtry (born December 26, 1979) is an American musician best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for the rock band Daughtry and as the fourth-place finalist on th...

11/13/2011 10/4/2016

Teller MP

) Teller (born Raymond Joseph Teller;[1][2] February 14, 1948) is an American magician, illusionist, actor, comedian, writer, director and half of the comedy magic duo Penn & Teller, along with Penn ...

1/22/2016 10/4/2016

Bob Seger MP

"Bob Seger"

Robert Clark "Bob" Seger (born May 6, 1945) is an American rock singer-songwriter, guitarist and pianist. As a locally successful Detroit-area artist, he performed and recorded as Bob Seger and the L...

11/16/2014 10/4/2016

Geoff Colvin MP

"Geoff Colvin"

Geoff Colvin is an American economist who writes and broadcasts on topics related to business and finance. He is the author of Talent Is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from E...

10/4/2016 10/4/2016

Shawn Colvin is an American country folk and americana singer-songwriter and musician best known for her Grammy-winning 1997 single "Sunny Came Home." A native of Vermillion, South Dakota, her ethnic...

8/11/2014 10/4/2016

Bella Hadid MP

"Bella Hadid"

New York, New York, United States

Isabella Khair "Bella" Hadid is an American fashion model, signed to IMG Models in 2014. She was named "Model of the Year" by GQ in 2016. In June 2016, Hadid was ranked one of the Top 50 models by Mode...

3/31/2015 10/4/2016

Buddy Holly MP (1936 - 1959)

"Buddy Holly", "Buddy Holley", "Charles H. Holley"

Charles Hardin Holley ( Buddy Holly ) was born on September 7, 1936 in the small town of Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas to Lawrence Odell and Ella Pauline Drake Holley. Charles was named after his gran...

12/30/2008 10/4/2016

One of the top-selling female vocalists of the late 1970s, Linda Ronstadt has earned ten Grammy Awards, two Academy of Country Music awards, an Emmy Award, an ALMA Award, numerous United States and int...

9/29/2010 10/3/2016

Stevie Ray Vaughan MP (1954 - 1990)

"Stevie", "SRV"

Stephen Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990), known as Stevie Ray Vaughan, was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer. In spite of a short-lived mainstream career span...

5/26/2011 10/3/2016

Jerry Lee Lewis (born September 29, 1935) is an American rock and roll and country music singer-songwriter and pianist. An early pioneer of rock and roll music, Lewis's career faltered after he marri...

10/8/2011 10/3/2016

Wendy Wilson (born October 16, 1969; Los Angeles, California) is an American singer and member of the pop singing trio Wilson Phillips. She is the daughter of Beach Boys founder Brian Wilson and his ...

8/6/2010 10/3/2016

Roy Kelton Orbison, Sr. MP (1936 - 1988)

Roy Kelton Orbison (April 23, 1936 – December 6, 1988) was an American singer-songwriter, well known for his distinctive, powerful voice, complex compositions, and dark emotional ballads. Orbison grew ...

6/7/2011 10/3/2016

Phil Lesh MP

"Phil"

Phillip Chapman Lesh (born March 15, 1940 in Berkeley, California) is a musician and a founding member of the Grateful Dead, with whom he played bass guitar throughout their 30-year career. After the...

7/7/2015 10/3/2016

Don McLean MP

"Don McLean"

Camden, Knox County, Maine, United States

Don McLean is an American singer-songwriter best known for the 1971 album American Pie , containing the songs "American Pie" and "Vincent." His mother was born in New York to Italian parents with ori...

10/3/2016 10/3/2016

Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller (July 8, 1908 – January 26, 1979) was the 41st Vice President of the United States under Gerald Ford, and the 49th Governor of New York, as well as serving the Roosevelt, T...

11/11/2007 10/3/2016

Jorma Taccone MP

"Jorm Taccone"

New York, New York, United States

Jorma Taccone is an American actor, singer, rapper, musician, writer, producer, musician, and director. He is a member of the comedy group The Lonely Island, along with Andy Samberg and Akiva Schaffer....

10/3/2016 10/3/2016

Dr. Jill Biden, Second Lady of the United States MP

"Jill Stevenson", "Jill Jacobs-Biden"

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Jill Biden is an American educator who is married to the 47th and current Vice President of the United States, Joe Biden, making her the Second Lady of the United States since 2009. She was born in H...

11/11/2008 10/3/2016

Dan Reynolds MP

Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, United States

Dan Reynolds is an American musician, most famous as frontman of the Las Vegas-based rock band Imagine Dragons. He has also released an Extended Play titled Egyptian - EP as a duo with Aja Volkman (of ...

12/17/2011 10/3/2016

Pete Rose MP

"Pete", "Charlie Hustle"

Peter Edward "Pete" Rose, Sr. (born April 14, 1941), also known by his nickname "Charlie Hustle", is a former Major League Baseball player and manager. Rose played from 1963 to 1986, and managed from...

10/11/2015 10/3/2016

Fredric March MP (1897 - 1975)

"Fredric March"

Fredric March (born Ernest Frederick McIntyre Bickel; August 31, 1897 – April 14, 1975) was a "distinguished stage actor and one of Hollywood's most celebrated, versatile stars of the 1930s and 40s."...

11/1/2014 10/3/2016

Henry Fonda MP (1905 - 1982)

"Hank"

Henry Fonda was an American film and stage actor with a career spanning more than five decades. Fonda made his mark early as a Broadway actor. He also appeared in 1938 in plays performed in White Pla...

1/24/2007 10/3/2016

Bridget Jane Fonda (born January 27, 1964) is an American actress. Fonda was born in Los Angeles, California, into a family of actors, including her grandfather Henry Fonda, father Peter Fonda, and...

5/14/2008 10/3/2016

Peter Henry Fonda is an American actor. He is the son of Henry Fonda, the brother of Jane Fonda, and the father of Bridget and Justin Fonda (by first wife Susan Brewer, stepdaughter of Noah Dietrich). ...

1/24/2007 10/3/2016

Anthony Ervin is an American competition swimmer who has won two Olympic medals and two World Championship golds. At the 2000 Summer Olympics, he won a gold medal in the men's 50-meter freestyle, and e...

4/27/2012 10/3/2016

Chris Robinson MP

"Chris Robinson"

Christopher Mark "Chris" Robinson is the singer of the rock and roll band The Black Crowes and brother of its guitarist Rich Robinson. Robinson was born in Marietta, Georgia. His paternal grandfather...

4/25/2010 10/3/2016

Laura Elizabeth Dern is an American actress, film director and producer. Dern has acted in such films as Smooth Talk (1985), Blue Velvet (1986), Fat Man and Little Boy (1988), Wild at Heart (1990), Jur...

8/15/2010 10/3/2016

The scion of a distinguished family of politicians and men of letters that includes his uncle, Bruce Dern was educated at the prestigious New Trier High and Choate Preparatory and enrolled in the Unive...

1/3/2009 10/3/2016

Patricia Louise Neal MP (1926 - 2010)

"לואיז Louise"

Patricia Neal (January 20, 1926 – August 8, 2010)[1] was an American actress of stage and screen. She was best known for her roles as World War II widow Helen Benson in The Day the Earth Stood Still (1...

1/17/2010 10/3/2016

Eastwood landed some professional acting roles during her childhood and preadolescent years. She made her film debut at age seven in Bronco Billy and 1984 movie Tightrope. She has also worked as a runw...

8/25/2008 10/3/2016

Clint Eastwood MP

"Clint"

San Franciso, California, United States

Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American film actor, director, producer, composer, and politician. Eastwood first came to prominence as a supporting cast member in the TV seri...

1/9/2008 10/3/2016

There are conflicting accounts of Scott Eastwood's middle name being either C_____ or Reeves. Scott Eastwood (born Scott C. Reeves; March 21, 1986) is an American actor and model. He has appeared i...

8/25/2008 10/3/2016

Kyle Eastwood (born May 19, 1968) is an American jazz bass musician. He studied film at the University of Southern California for two years before embarking on a music career. After becoming a sessio...

8/25/2008 10/3/2016

Ethnicity: English, Cajun/French, smaller amounts of Irish, German, Scottish, at least 1/512 Spanish, remote Dutch and Mi’kmaq First Nations Shannon Leto is an American musician and songwriter. He is...

10/3/2016 10/3/2016

Jared Joseph Leto (born December 26, 1971) is an American actor, director, producer, musician and occasional model. Leto has appeared in both big-budget Hollywood films and smaller projects from inde...

6/21/2012 10/3/2016

Mary Elizabeth Alexander Hanford "Liddy" Dole (born July 29, 1936) is an American politician who served in both the Ronald Reagan and George H. W. Bush presidential administrations, as well as a Unit...

1/6/2010 10/3/2016

Steve Forbes MP

"Steve Forbes"

Malcolm Stevenson "Steve" Forbes, Jr. (/fɔrbz/; born July 18, 1947) is an American publishing executive who was twice a candidate for the nomination of the Republican Party for president. He is the e...

3/6/2007 10/3/2016

David Hamilton Koch (/ˈkoʊk/; born May 3, 1940) is an American businessman, philanthropist, political activist, and chemical engineer. He is a co-owner (with older brother Charles) and an executive vic...

9/20/2013 10/3/2016

Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr. MP (1915 - 2011)

"aka Sargent Shriver"

"Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr. (November 9, 1915 – January 18, 2011) was an American politician and activist. Called R. Sargent Shriver or just Sarge, he is best remembered as part of the Kennedy family ...

6/11/2007 10/3/2016

Pat Robertson MP

"Pat Robertson"

Marion Gordon "Pat" Robertson (born March 22, 1930) is a media mogul, television evangelist, ex-Baptist minister and businessman who politically aligns himself with the Christian Right in the United ...

7/24/2009 10/3/2016

. Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. (July 5, 1902 – February 27, 1985) was a Republican United States Senator from Massachusetts and a U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, South Vietnam, West Germany, and the...

11/13/2007 10/3/2016

Gary Hart, U.S. Senator MP

"Gary Hart"

Gary Hart (born Gary Warren Hartpence; November 28, 1936) is an American politician, lawyer, author, professor and commentator. He served as a Democratic Senator representing Colorado (1975–1987), an...

7/11/2011 10/3/2016

Benjamin McLane Spock (May 2, 1903 – March 15, 1998) was an American pediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care, published in 1946, is one of the biggest best-sellers of all time. Its revolutionar...

11/14/2008 10/3/2016

Felicity Kendall Huffman is an American actress. She is known for her role as hectic supermom Lynette Scavo on the ABC show Desperate Housewives, which earned her an Emmy Award. A year later, her criti...

2/10/2009 10/3/2016

In the series Prison Break Wentworth plays the role of Michael Scofield, a character helping his brother, Lincoln Burrows, escape death row after being found guilty of a crime he did not commit. He sta...

7/14/2011 10/3/2016

Chaz Bono MP

"Chastity Bono", "Chastity Sun Bono"

Chaz Salvatore Bono (born Chastity Sun Bono; March 4, 1969) is an American transgender advocate, writer, actor, and musician. Bono is the only child that American entertainers Sonny and Cher had togeth...

3/28/2009 10/3/2016

North West MP

"Nori"

Calabasas, Los Angeles County, California, United States

In December 2012, now parents Kim Kardashian and Kanye West revealed that they were expecting their first child together. Kardashian posted on her blog, "It's true!! Kanye and I are expecting a baby. W...

12/31/2012 10/3/2016

Penelope Scotland Disick is the second child and sole daughter of reality television personalities Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick. Much like older brother Mason, this young girl already has the...

7/12/2012 10/3/2016

"Weird Al" Yankovic MP

""Weird Al" Yankovic"

Alfred Matthew "Weird Al" Yankovic (born October 23, 1959) is an American singer-songwriter, music producer, accordionist, actor, comedian, writer, satirist, and parodist. Yankovic is known for his hum...

12/19/2012 10/3/2016

Links IMDb Wikipedia

1/28/2009 10/3/2016

An exceptionally versatile character actor and occasional lead in features and television, Justin Theroux tackled both comedy and drama with equal deftness throughout his decade-plus career, and proved...

8/15/2012 10/2/2016

Dutch-American actress Rebecca Romijn is best known for her role as Mystique in the X-Men films, and for her role as Alexis Meade on the hit show Ugly Betty. A real California girl, Romijn was born a...

10/9/2010 9/27/2016

James Van Der Beek is an American actor. He rose to fame beginning in 1998 for his portrayal of Dawson Leery in the WB series Dawson's Creek and for portraying a fictionalized version of himself on the...

4/20/2016 8/2/2016

Matthew Modine MP

New York, New York, United States

Matthew Avery Modine, born March 22, 1959, is an American actor. His film roles include Private Joker in Stanley Kubrick's Full Metal Jacket, the title character in Alan Parker's Birdy, high school wre...

1/27/2009 7/28/2016

Ryan Lochte MP

Daytona Beach, Florida, United States

Ryan Lochte (/ˈlɒkti/, LOCK-tee ) is an American competitive swimmer and an 11-time Olympic medalist (five gold, three silver, three bronze). His seven individual Olympic medals rank near the top in me...

6/2/2012 7/22/2016

Jill Clayburgh MP (1944 - 2010)

Jill Clayburgh (April 30, 1944 – November 5, 2010) was an American actress. She received Academy Award nominations for her roles in An Unmarried Woman (1978) and Starting Over (1979). Personal life...

5/28/2008 7/11/2016

Ancestry: German, Irish or Scottish (father) Ashkenazi Jewish, Sephardi Jewish (maternal grandfather) English, Welsh, Dutch (maternal grandmother) ( From Ethnicelebs .) Lily Rabe (born Ju...

5/29/2008 7/11/2016

Brian Douglas Wilson (born June 20, 1942 in Inglewood, California) is an American musician, best known as the leader and chief songwriter of the rock group The Beach Boys. Within the band, Wilson pla...

7/29/2008 7/10/2016

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... William Floyd Weld (born July 31, 1945, in Smithtown, New York) is a former governor of the US state of Massachusetts. He served as that state's 68th governor f...

3/25/2007 7/10/2016

Dave Mustaine MP

"Dave Mustaine"

From Wikipedia (English) : David Scott "Dave" Mustaine (born September 13, 1961) is an American musician. He was the original lead guitarist for the American heavy metal band Metallica and is the co-...

11/21/2008 7/10/2016

Tug McGraw MP (1944 - 2004)

Major League Baseball relief pitcher Tug McGraw best remembered for recording the final out, via a strikeout of the Kansas City Royals' Willie Wilson, in the 1980 World Series, bringing the Philadelphi...

1/28/2011 6/29/2016

Since his 1994 breakout album Not A Moment Too Soon, Tim McGraw has been one of country music's most popular performers. With his high-pitched, rather growly voice, McGraw became known for his ability ...

1/28/2011 6/29/2016

Rachel Dolezal is an American civil rights activist and former Africana studies instructor. She was president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) chapter in Spokan...

6/12/2015 6/28/2016

Richard Marvin DeVos, Sr. MP

"Rich"

Ada, Kent, Michigan, United States

Richard M. DeVos, Sr. (born March 4, 1926 in Grand Rapids, Michigan) is an American businessman, co-founder of Amway along with Jay Van Andel (company restructured as Alticor in 2000), and owner of t...

9/18/2008 5/24/2016

Alison Brie MP

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Alison Brie Schermerhorn (born December 29, 1982), known professionally as Alison Brie, is an American actor. She is known for portraying Annie Edison on the acclaimed NBC/Yahoo! series Community , Tru...

7/6/2015 2/14/2016

Milton John Nieuwsma (pronounced "news-ma") (born September 5 1941) is an American writer, journalist and filmmaker noted for his work on the Holocaust. His 1998 book Kinderlager, about three young c...

5/23/2014 8/28/2014

Herman Melville MP (1819 - 1891)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Herman Melville (August 1, 1819 – September 28, 1891) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, and poet. He is best known for his novel Moby-Dick...

9/5/2008 8/27/2014

Frederick Sigfred Franck MP (1909 - 2006)

Frederick Franck (April 12, 1909 in Maastricht, The Netherlands – June 5, 2006 in Warwick, New York, U.S.) was a painter, sculptor, and author of more than 30 books on Buddhism and other subjects who w...

4/7/2013 8/27/2014

Charles Hoy Fort MP (1874 - 1932)

Charles Hoy Fort (August 6, 1874 – May 3, 1932) was an American writer and researcher into anomalous phenomena. Today, the terms Fortean and Forteana are used to characterize various such phenomena. Fo...

5/23/2014 8/27/2014

Barthold Fles MP (1906 - 1989)

"Bart", "Bap"

Dutch-American literary agent, author, translator, editor and publisher.

11/14/2009 8/27/2014

Willem de Kooning, painter MP (1904 - 1997)

Dutch emigrant to the USA after 1904 - Artist Nederlands: English:

6/9/2011 8/27/2014

Dick Van Dyke MP

"Dick"

Richard Wayne "Dick" Van Dyke (born December 13, 1925) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer with a career spanning six decades. Van Dyke starred in the films Bye Bye Birdie, Mary Poppin...

10/20/2008 8/27/2014