Wednesday, August 15, 2018

6word Portrait: Julia Child

Mastering the Art of French Cooking

Born this day in 1912 (d. 2004)

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

6word Portrait: Steve Martin

Wild and Crazy comedian, actor, musician. 

Born this day in 1945.

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Monday, August 13, 2018

6word Portrait: Feargal Sharkey

Undertones singer fueled punkish "Teenage Kicks."

Born 60 years ago today.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

6word Portrait: Cecil B. DeMille

Epic director twice created Ten Commandments.

Born this day in 1881 (d. 1959)

Saturday, August 11, 2018

6word Portrait: Steve Wozniak

Co-founded Apple; designed pioneering personal computers.

Born this day in 1950.

Friday, August 10, 2018

6word Portrait: Ronnie Spector

With Ronettes, defined the girl group.

Born 75 years ago today. 



Thursday, August 9, 2018

6word Portrait: Whitney Houston

"And I will always love you"

Born 55 years ago today (d. 2012)



Wednesday, August 8, 2018

6word Portrait: Robin Quivers

Howard Stern's on-air partner for decades. 

Born this day in 1952.



Tuesday, August 7, 2018

6word Portrait: Alan Page

People Purple Eater; Minnesota Supreme Jurist

Born this day in 1945


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Monday, August 6, 2018

6word Portrait: Lucille Ball

Pioneering TV legend; "I Love Lucy"

Born this day in 1911 (d. 1989)



Sunday, August 5, 2018

6word Portrait: Adam Yauch

Rapper MCA of the Beastie Boys. 

Born this day in 1964 (d. 2012)



Saturday, August 4, 2018

6word Portrait: Raoul Wallenberg

Swedish diplomat saved Jews during Holocaust.

Born this day in 1912 (d. year of death unknown)



Friday, August 3, 2018

6word Portrait: Dolores del Río

Mexican actress first Latina crossover star. 

Born this day in 1904 (d. 1983)

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

6word Portrait: Peter O'Toole

"Lawrence" of Arabia; 7x Oscar nominee.

Born this day in 1932 (d. 2013)

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

6word Portrait: Chuck D

Helped Public Enemy "Fight the Power."

Born this day in 1960.