Elvis Aaron Presley was a noted American singer and actor. He is most acknowledged for his contribution to the Rock and Roll genre of Western music. Also known as ˜The king of Rock and Roll', Presley popularized rockabilly, which was a blend of rhythm and blues and Country music. His performance style was a combination of energy and erotic sensuousness. He was greatly influenced by the African-American singers like Arthur Crudup and his music cut across racial prejudices. This made him quite a controversial figure. His gorgeous looks and scintillating stage performances brought Hollywood to his threshold. He acted in several movies and even composed music for movie soundtrack albums. After a seven year long break from live performances, Presley returned to the small screen with ˜Elvis', a show that became an instant hit. He was the first performer whose concert was broadcast via satellite. He received numerous music awards and was included in several music halls of fame. He is also the best selling solo artist in the history of music. One of the most celebrated music and cultural icons of the twentieth century, Elvis Presley died at the age of 42 due to drug overdose.
Noah Cyrus is an American singer and actress. Her debut single ˜Make Me (Cry)' released on 15th November 2016 and created a stir on music charts around the world. Her debut album is due to release later in 2017 titled ˜NC-17'. She is the youngest daughter of Billy Ray Cyrus and younger sister of pop singer, <a title='Miley Cyrus' href='/famous/miley-cyrus.htm'>Miley Cyrus</a>. Noah may have earned fame at three with a recurring role in the television show ˜Doc' but her most memorable performance as a child voice actor and singer has been the English version of the Japanese animated film ˜Ponyo' in 2008. Though she is still a teenager, Noah has made quite a name for her philanthropic activities and campaigned for PETA against the use of animal dissections in high schools. Noah also featured alongside electronic DJs ˜Marshmellow' and ˜Ookay' in the song ˜Chasing Colors' which hit radios on 14th April 2017 and peaked at the number 31 spot of the ˜US Dance/Electronic Songs Billboard 2017 Music Chart'.
Stephen William Hawking was an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author, and Director of Research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology within the University of Cambridge. His key exploration was in the areas of theoretical cosmology, focusing on the evolution of the universe as governed by the laws of general relativity. He is known for his work related to the study of black holes. With the theoretical prediction that black holes emit radiation, a theory called ˜Hawking radiation,' he became the first to set forth a cosmology explained by a union of the general theory of relativity and quantum mechanics. Hawking suffered from a rare and life-threatening condition of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, a condition he suffered all of his adult life. The illness started when he was 21 and pursuing his PhD from Cambridge University. For a major part of his later life, he was almost completely paralyzed and communicated through a speech generating device. Not succumbing to the despair of the disease, Hawking devoted all his life to his work and research. He was the Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at the University of Cambridge for around three decades and an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. For his contribution to the study of universe and his pioneering work in cosmology, he was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire.
Vlogger and comedy video creator popular on TikTok where he is known as zarbruh. He has accrued more than 3.4 million fans on the platform.
David Bowie was an English singer and songwriter famous for his musical innovation and visual presentation. A popular musical figure for over five decades, he was well-known for the creativity he infused into his works. He was a versatile personality who was also a talented multi-instrumentalist, arranger, painter and actor. Born and raised in Brixton, south London, he became interested in music at a young age and was especially influenced by Elvis Presley. He soon began performing to Presley's numbers at the local Wolf Cub group and took up playing the ukulele, tea-chest bass, and piano. Soon there was no doubt in his mind that his calling was to become a singer. However, his claim to stardom did not come easy. Despite his talent and determination, he struggled a lot during his initial years as a singer before managing to establish himself. He reached the peak of his success with his Ziggy Stardust stage show”his flamboyant costumes and androgynous appearance became an iconic element of his image. A singing superstar in the late 1970s and early 1980s, he continued performing and experimenting with musical styles, including industrial and jungle throughout the 1990s and 2000s. He remained actively involved with music until the very end and died of cancer in 2016.
Joshua PÃ©rez is an American professional soccer player and one of US Soccer's top youth players. He is a skilled left footed winger and midfielder who excels in cutting in from the opposite flank utilizing his dribbling skills. He can also play in any attacking position. Despite his diminutive stature, he is known for fearlessly taking on any opponent with his neat touch and glitchy quickness. While he previously played for Chivas USA and the US under-15 and under-17 national teams, he always wanted to play overseas, especially in Europe. He pushed himself to greater limits and his dream became a reality after he started playing for ACF Fiorentina in 2013. For the first few years, the officials brought him to play regularly for the club and gave him the opportunity to adjust to life in Italy. After he turned 18 in 2016, the club was eventually able to recruit him officially. However, he got the opportunity to play professionally for Fiorentina in one match in the following months, and in September 2017, was granted a loan move to AS Livorno Calcio for one season.
Kim Jong-un is the current Supreme Leader of North Korea, a position he inherited from his father <a title='Kim Jong-il' href='/famous/kim-jong-il.htm'>Kim Jong-il</a>. Presently, he is the world's youngest serving state leader and is the first North Korean supreme leader to have been born after the nation was founded. Kim Jong-un became the Supreme Leader of the ˜hermit kingdom', soon after his father's death in 2011, thereby overtaking his father, <a title='Kim Jong-il' href='/famous/kim-jong-il.htm'>Kim Jong-il</a>'s responsibilities and duties. He is known to be an absolute dictator and is ruthless in his behavior. Since gaining power he has eliminated several top leaders whom he considered a threat to his position. He gained recognition for portraying an open approach towards the public, giving media appearances, interacting with workers and soldiers and adopting a Westernized lifestyle compared to the traditional approach that prevailed during his father's reign. However, this North Korean dictator hasn't been successful in overcoming the challenges his father faced during his rule, including dire poverty, ruined economy and international tensions with America and South Korea
Valkyrae is an American social-media gamer. She is best known for her live streams on 'Twitch' and her online appearance on 'Fortnite.' She has earned an impressive fan base through her live streams of games such as 'Bloodborne' and 'The Walking Dead.' Valkyrae owns a 'YouTube' channel where she posts her gaming live streams. Unlike other female online gamers, Valkyrae exhibits a rare soberness that has helped her gain prominence across the online video-gaming scenario. She is now regarded as one of the most prominent 'Fortnite' players in the world. Valkyrae is currently dating fellow 'Twitch' streamer SonyD.
Referred to as the King of R&B, he gained fame for such hits as "I Believe I Can Fly" and "Ignition (Remix)." With over 100 million records sold worldwide, he is one of the top-selling artists of all-time.
Ryan Destiny Irons is an American singer and actress. She is best known as a member of the girl-group ˜Love Dollhouse'. Her musical journey began at the age of twelve when she and her friends created a musical trio ˜New Limit. With the help of Destiny's mother, the trio gave an audition for ˜America's Got Talent' and managed to make it till third round. Following this, they were also signed by All Def which helped in releasing their debut single ˜Can I'. Destiny has also invested most of her career in acting and has done several films and TV series. She rose to fame due to her roles in ˜A Girl Like Grace' and ˜Star'. Currently, she is seen in new FOX series ˜Star' where she plays the character of Alexandra Crane. In 2017, she was nominated at Teen's Choice Awards for the category “ ˜Choice Breakout TV Star'.
Miguel Angel Lopez Diaz, also known as Rey Misterio Sr., is a Mexican retired wrestler and trainer. He is also known as ˜Mysterious King'. Rey Misterio's nephew, Rey Mysterio Jr., is also a professional wrestler. In order to avoid confusion between him and his nephew, Misterio adds ˜senior' to his name. At first, Misterio Sr. had plans to become a boxer. But he faced certain obstacles due to which he had to change his mind and move to wrestling. His trainers helped him in his journey and recommended better methods. Even his family supported him, specially his brother who would take him for wrestling and lucha libre. Misterio Sr. made his wrestling debut in 1976. It was on the show known as ˜Day of the Kings' or Dia de los Reyes. Following this, Misterio participated in many matches over the years. He won many championships and titles which earned him the fame and recognition. He is also known to have trained wrestlers like Extreme Tiger, Fobia, Venum Black, Ruby Gardenia, Eiji Ezaki and many others.
Picture blogger on Instagram whose journey through pregnancy is shared on her self-titled account, which has earned over 850,000 followers. She is also a part-time model and paid commercial worker.