Ana Paula dos Santos First Lady of Angola

The first lady of Angola Ana Paula dos Santos

Ana Paula dos Santos is the wife of José Eduardo dos Santos Angola’s 2nd president. She is described as a fashion model and air hostess. She was born October 17th … Continue reading

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Tsvetana Pironkova is a top 50 WTA tennis player from Bulgaria

Tsvetana Pironkova was born September 13, 1987 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Image Goldddfish

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Why is President Obama sitting in the corner in the now famous situation room photo of him and other officials watching the Osama Bin Laden event?

Perhaps only those who always want to stir controversy and make an issue of everything would take notice of such a thing, but some people have taken notice that in … Continue reading

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Anne Hathaway was 17 years old when she played the role of 15 year old Mia Thermopolis in the 2001 film The Princess Diaries

Anne Hathaway was born November 12, 1982. The Princess Diaries was released August 3, 2001 so Anne was still 18 when the film was released. The film was shot in … Continue reading

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On April 23, 2009 First Lady Michelle Obama hosted Jordan’s Queen Rania in the Yellow Oval Room in the White House Residence

Often used for formal private receptions for visiting dignitaries, The Yellow Oval Room of the White house is an oval room located on the south side of the second floor. … Continue reading

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Haile Selassie I Tafari Makkonen Ras Tafari – what was behind the belief that started the rastafarian movement and the worship of Haile Selassie as the Messiah (Jah)?

Curious how it came about that Haile Selassie I was deemed the messiah who would lead the people of Africa and the African diaspora to freedom. It’s especially interesting considering … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Taylor starred in her first motion picture – There’s One Born Every Minute – when she was 9 years old

Image is described as “Publicity photo of Elizabeth Taylor for Argentinean Magazine”. Image author: CINELANDIA magazine

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Jimmy McMillan is the founder of the New York’s Rent Is Too Damn High Party and is considering running for the office of the president of the United States in 2012 (as a Republican) – so how can you start your own political party?

This is Jimmy McMillan. He’s reportedly a martial arts instructor, private investigator, and former postal worker from Brooklyn New York who started the “Rent Is Too Damn High Party” a … Continue reading

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Crown Princess Masako of Japan became crown princess after marrying the first son of current Emperor Akihito and his wife the Empress Michiko – Crown Prince Naruhito

You certainly don’t hear as much about the Japanese Monarchy as about the British Monarchy. According to Wikipedia: The Japanese monarchy is the oldest continuous hereditary monarchy in the world … Continue reading

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What Miss Beadle from Little House on the Praire looks like today – actress Charlotte Stewart at age 70

The actress who played the role of Miss Beadle on Little House on the Prairie was born February 27, 1941 and just turned 70 years old 5 days ago. Image … Continue reading