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Pierre Dassylva dit le Portugais (c.1647 - 1717)

"Pierre", "Pedro", "Dassylva", "Dasylva", "da Sylva", "da Silva", "Desilva"

Pedro da Silva was the first post courier in New France, in what was to become part of Canada. Pedro da Sylva

10/11/2008 4/15/2015

Mary Astor (1906 - 1987)

Mary Astor was an American actress. Most remembered for her role as Brigid O'Shaughnessy in The Maltese Falcon (1941) with Humphrey Bogart, Astor began her long motion picture career as a teenager in t...

11/13/2009 6/21/2012

José Manuel Ramos-Horta (born 26 December 1949) was the President of East Timor from 20 May 2007 to 20 May 2012, the second since independence from Indonesia. He is a co-recipient of the 1996 No...

6/12/2012 6/12/2012

American leading actor, producer, writer and director Tom Hanks has become one of the most popular stars in contemporary American cinema. Hanks worked in television and family-friendly comedies before ...

5/14/2009 6/11/2012

Jorge Luis Borges MP (1899 - 1986)

Es sin dudas el máximo exponente de la Literatura Argentina, renombrado mundialmente. Fue escritor, poeta y ensayista, sería imposible poder resumir su obra como escritor, sólo pod...

11/21/2008 6/8/2012

Thomas Mann MP (1875 - 1955)

Thomas Mann (6 June 1875 – 12 August 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and 1929 Nobel Prize laureate, known for his series of highly symbo...

6/28/2007 6/5/2012

Keanu Charles Reeves MP

"The Wall", "The One", "K.C. Reeves"

From lamebrained teenage time traveler to metaphysical sci-fi Superman, Keanu Reeves has portrayed just about every character type imaginable. He is best known for his roles in Bill & Ted's Excellent A...

4/15/2010 6/4/2012

Baruch Spinoza MP (1632 - 1677)

Baruch de Spinoza , XVII Century Philosopher "Roots": Baruch Spinoza Could John Berman be related to the Dutch philosopher Baruch Spinoza, noted as the Prince of Philosophers? CNN "Roots" journey: Vi...

11/25/2010 6/2/2012

Katy Perry MP


Los Angeles, CA, USA

Los Angeles, CA, USA

She is better known by her stage name Katy Perry, is an American singer-songwriter and musician. Perry was born in Santa Barbara, California, and raised by Christian pastor parents; she grew up listeni...

1/24/2010 6/1/2012

After achieving recognition for playing the titular character in the TV biographical film James Dean (2001), James Franco went on to gain international fame with his portrayals of Harry Osborn in Sam R...

6/1/2012 6/1/2012

John Roderigo Dos Passos (pronounced /dɵsˈpæsɵs/; January 14, 1896 – September 28, 1970) was an American novelist and artist. Early life Born in Chicago, Il...

2/11/2012 5/31/2012

Camille Pissarro MP (1830 - 1903)

Camille Pissarro was a French Impressionist painter. His importance resides not only in his visual contributions to Impressionism and Post-Impressionism, but also in his patriarchal standing among hi...

12/5/2009 5/31/2012

Robert Pires (1973 - d.)

5/31/2012 5/31/2012

Carmen Miranda MP (1909 - 1955)

Carmen Miranda Origem: Wikipédia, a enciclopédia livre. ( ) Maria do Carmo Miranda da Cunha (Marco de Canaveses, 9 de fevereiro de 1909 — Los Angeles, 5 de agosto de 1955), mai...

10/15/2011 5/31/2012