Benjamin Solomon Carson, Sr., best known as Ben Carson, is a candidate for the 2016 presidential election in the United States. He is a retired neurosurgeon, and has worked in a number of capacities, including that of a surgeon, professor, and co-director of Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. As a surgeon, he once performed an ..
Rand Paul may just be one of the most elusive politicians in recent memory! Although he is often at the forefront of headlines when he publicizes his statements, not much is know about the personal life, hobbies or quirks of this politician. In 2013, however, Rand Paul did an interview with Harry Binswager of Vogue ..
Vladimir Putin may be the president of Russia, but there are many things that people—even his own citizens—do not know about him. Putin, who has been the acting President of Russia since the year 2000, is well known for some rather strange personal hobbies and characteristics; but there is still much about Putin’s personal life ..
Polish politican with volksdeuts..
Richard Sharp was once described as being possibly the most popular man living in Regency London. He rose from the ranks of being a humble hatter to becoming a prosperous merchant, poet, critic and a ‘force for change’. He achieved dizzying success in numerous areas of his life and counted among his personal friends most ..
1857 – Born on February 25th in St. John’s, Newfoundland (Canada). Canadian leader of the Liberal Party in Newfoundland and prime minister of the British colony. 1882 – Bond was elected to the Newfoundland House of Assembly. 1884-1889 – He became speaker and colonial secretary in the Liberal ministry. 1900 – As prime minister of ..
1827 – Born on October 14th in York, Yorkshire, England. British lawyer, journalist, politician, and cabinet member in five British Liberal governments. 1854 – Harcourt briefly taught international law at the University of Cambridge. 1868 – Entered the House of Commons. 1873-1874 – Harcourt served Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone as solicitor general. ..
1818 – Born on September 12th in Castle Leathers, Inverness County, Scotland. Scottish-born politician and railway builder who served as Canadian minister of the interior. 1835 – Macpherson emigrated from Scotland to Montreal, where he amassed a large fortune in shipping. 1853 – He moved to Toronto and obtained a contract to build a railway ..
1950 – Born on the 29th of June in Rowan County, North Carolina, U.S.A. 1972 – Attended Hampton Roads Business College. 1996 – Elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. 1998 – Re-elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. 2000 – She was elected to the United States House of Representatives. 2002 – Once again ..
1956 – Tom Pridemore (L. Thomas Pridemore), born in Oak Hill, West Virginia on the 29th of April. He is a former defensive back who played eight seasons the NFL for the Atlanta Falcons. He later was a member of the West Virginia Legislature. 1974 – A West Virginia State High School hurdles winner. 1975 ..