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Profiles

  • Sir Sidney Poitier
    Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE is a Bahamian-American actor, film director, author, and diplomat. In 1964, Poitier became the first Bahamian and first African-American to win an Academy Award for Best Actor...
  • Alan Thicke (1947 - 2016)
    Alan Thicke was a Canadian actor, songwriter, and game and talk show host. He is best known for his role as Jason Seaver, the father on the ABC television series Growing Pains . He was also the author ...
  • Leonard Cohen, CC GOQ (1934 - 2016)
    Leonard Cohen, Master of Meanings Leonard Cohen (1934 - 2016) Hallelujah Leonard Cohen’s new 2016 album A Song of Love and Memory for Leonard Cohen
  • Richard Burton, CBE (1925 - 1984)
    Richard Burton, CBE (10 November 1925 – 5 August 1984) was a Welsh actor. He was nominated seven times for an Academy Award, six of which were for Best Actor in a Leading Role (without ever winning), a...
  • Abigail (Smith) Adams, First Lady of the United States (1744 - 1818)
    Abigail Adams (née Smith) (November 11, 1744 – October 28, 1818) was the wife of John Adams, the second President of the United States, and mother of John Quincy Adams, the sixth, and is regarded as ...

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