Saturday, September 14, 2019

6word Portrait: Margaret Sanger

Opened America's first birth control clinic. 



Born this day in 1879 (d. 1966)

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Friday, September 13, 2019

6word Portrait: Bill Monroe

Renowned as the "Father of Bluegrass."


Born this day in 1911 (d. 1996)

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

6word Portrait: Neil Peart

Fantastic drummer and lyricist for Rush



Born this day in 1952



Wednesday, September 11, 2019

6word Portrait: 9/11 First Responders

Photo by Thomas E. Franklin
Heroically rushed in to save others. 



Sept. 11, 2001

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

6word Portrait: Misty Copeland

First African-American principal ballerina with ABT


Born this day in 1982

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Monday, September 9, 2019

6word Portrait: Chaim Topol

Film/frequent Tevye, Fiddler on the Roof



Born this day in 1935

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Sunday, September 8, 2019

6word Portrait: Patsy Cline

"Crazy" country songstress, plane crash victim



Born this day in 1932 (d. 1963)

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Saturday, September 7, 2019

6word Portrait: Chrissie Hynde

The real force behind the Pretenders.



Born this day in 1951

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Friday, September 6, 2019

6word Portrait: Jane Curtin

Original SNL cast member; Conehead mother



Born this day in 1947

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

6word Portrait: Raquel Welch

Long-renowned for her body of work.



Born this day in 1940

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