<a title='Will' href='/famous/will-smith.htm'>Will</a>ow Smith is an American actress, singer and dancer. Born to ace actors <a title='Will' href='/famous/will-smith.htm'>Will</a> and Jade Smith, it was only natural for <a title='Will' href='/famous/will-smith.htm'>Will</a>ow Smith to be born talented. She has all the traits in her to be what it takes to succeed in entertainment industry. When Smith was barely seven, she made her debut in her father's super hit film ˜I Am Legend'. Though having the privilege of being <a title='Will' href='/famous/will-smith.htm'>Will</a> Smith's daughter, <a title='Will' href='/famous/will-smith.htm'>Will</a>ow did not let her father's stardom status act as a shield for her. Instead, she resolved to carve a path out of her own talent and auditioned for the role which she eventually bagged. Just when her acting career took off, Smith surprised her fans and family by storming into music scene with her single ˜Whip My Hair'. Despite being a debut venture, the song was a super hit and stormed to the top spots at the US and UK charts, thus establishing her music career as well. Interestingly, Smith's crossover from screen to vinyl surprised her family the most. Her mother has been quoted saying ˜I don't know where that voice came from. She sings like she's a grown woman. I have no idea, but she's something. Music is her thing'. We couldn't agree any better!
Sir James Wilson Vincent Savile, popularly known as Jimmy Savile, was an English DJ, radio and television personality, and fundraiser. Jimmy was one of Britain's biggest stars who started his career playing records, followed by managing dance halls and later becoming a DJ on radio and television. He rose to fame after he started presenting the ˜BBC' show ˜Jim'll Fix It,' which ran for more than 15 years. In the show, Jimmy arranged ways to fulfill the dreams of regular people, mostly, children. That clearly exhibited his love for mankind. Being a philanthropist, he was associated with several fundraisers and charity shows for which he was later awarded the ˜OBE' in 1971. He was also knighted in 1990 for his efforts to change people's lives. At the time of his death, he was praised for his fund-raising efforts, but hundreds of allegations of sexual abuse were made against him after his death. The police made investigations into the allegations and described him as a ˜predatory sex offender,' who had allegedly abused more than 500 people from 1955 to 2009, most of them children and young girls.
There are many explorers who have redefined history, however, there are few who have influenced the very establishment of certain countries. Christopher Columbus is one such historical figure who changed the perception of the American continents for the European countries. Through his four significant voyages he not only discovered new land masses, but also initiated Spanish colonization and the establishment of several new societies. After a lot of struggle to get the support of the Spanish and Portuguese governments, he finally succeeded in getting a grant which funded his travels. He set out to discover Asia for its spices and condiments. However, he ended up discovering Hispaniola. Even though he was not the first to discover America, he did open the gateway between Europe and America and paved the way for the exploration and conquest of America by the Europeans. A strained relationship with the Spanish crown, worked to his disadvantage and he was divested of the Governorship of the island of Hispaniola which he discovered himself. His life was a historical journey, which reflected his adventurous and righteous personality, and earned him a permanent place in the annals of explorations. To learn more interesting information pertaining to this great explorer's personal life and achievements, continue reading his biography.
Rhythm guitarist and back up vocalist of the alternative rock band 'My Chemical Romance', Frank Iero began playing with local bands in his hometown, New Jersey at the age of eleven. He is also the vocalist of 'Leathermouth', a post-hardcore band and of the electronic-hardcore act ˜Death Spells'. After his parents spilt-up, he was raised by his mother, who encouraged his musical talents by lending out her basement for band practice. Before he became a part of 'My Chemical Romance', Iero played with many other bands, including ˜I Am A Graveyard', ˜Pencey Prep', ˜Hybrid', ˜Sector 12' and ˜Give Up the Ghost'. He had earned a scholarship to Rutgers University but dropped out of the same to pursue a career in music. Apart from his musical endeavors, Iero is also known for his keen business acumen. He ran the company 'Skeleton Crew', a record label, clothing line and publishing business. Some of his well- known 'My Chemical Romance' albums include, 'The Black Parade', ˜Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys' and 'Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge'.
Vanessa Nicole Marano is an American actress, famous for playing the role of Bay Kennish in the show, ˜Switched at Birth'. The talented and gorgeous actress has starred in multiple films and TV series like ˜Without a Trace', ˜The Comeback', ˜The Young and the Restless', ˜Scoundrels', ˜The Clique' and ˜Senior Project'. She was nominated twice for her work in ˜Switched at Birth' at the Teen Choice Awards. She was also selected as one of the youngest members of the prestigious, Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. Her beauty has attracted the interest of millions of followers all over the world and she has hundreds of admirers within the industry. Vanessa Marano is touted as one of the brightest prospects in the American television and film industry.
Marcus Rashford is an English professional footballer. The young footballer scored in his first-team debut at the ˜UEFA Europa League,' followed by another score in his first ˜Premier League' against ˜Arsenal' in February 2016. He continued his streak of scoring in his debut in the ˜Manchester derby match,' the ˜League Cup,' and the ˜UEFA Champions League.' Marcus, the wonder kid of the English football league, was a natural at attacking his opponents with powerful shots since an early age. He was only 5 when he started playing the sport, and by the time he was 7, he was already making his way through the academy system of the prestigious club ˜Manchester United.' He also played for the ˜Under-16,' the ˜Under-18,' the ˜Under-20,' and the ˜Under-21' international teams before starting his senior career as a forward with ˜Manchester United.' In May 2016, Marcus also became the youngest player of England to score in his first international match as a senior. His mind-blowing performances in almost all of his matches helped him get selected for the ˜UEFA Euro 2016.'
The American rapper Vanilla Ice is a one-hit wonder who rose to fame with his smash hit single ˜Ice Ice Baby'. Born as Robert Matthew Van Winkle, he was nicknamed Vanilla Ice as a teenager. The product of a broken home, he did not even know the identity of his biological father and often moved when his stepfather changed jobs. As a teenager ,he performed poorly in school and dropped out without graduating. The one thing that set this teenager apart from other youngsters from troubled homes was his tremendous musical talent. He loved hip-hop and practiced break dancing, particularly the move known as ˜ice', which led to his nickname. He gathered his own group of performers, ˜The Vanilla Ice Posse' and used to perform on the streets and in clubs. Besides music, he had another passion”motor racing, and had won three straight titles at the National Grand Championship. However, he decided not to pursue the sport professionally after suffering an injury, and started working on his music career single-mindedly. He released his debut album ˜Hooked', later reissued as ˜To the Extreme', which featured the single ˜Ice Ice Baby' which became his claim to fame. The album peaked at No.1 on the Billboard 200 and is credited to have popularized hip-hop among the white audiences.
Nadine Lustre is a Filipino actress and singer most famous for her lead role in the movie ˜Diary ng Panget'. Nadine has been involved in show business from a very young age, hosting children and youth oriented programs on several prominent Filipino networks. She left the girl band ˜Pop Girls' to begin her own prolific solo career. She frequently collaborates with her real-life partner, James Reid, in films, television shows as well as for music albums. The pair popularly known as ˜JaDine' have become household names in the Philippines with their range of hit movies, TV shows, and albums. Their concerts sell out within hours of their announcement because of such high demand. They have also been on two world tours across Europe, North America and South Asia. Known for her acting, singing, and beauty, she has been voted by the public as the ˜Most Beautiful Woman in the Philippines' on multiple occasions.
One member of the Stauffer family, she gained fame alongside her parents and siblings on her mother <a title='Katie Stauffer' href='/famous/katie-stauffer.htm'>Katie Stauffer</a>'s insanely popular Instagram account, kcstauffer.
Actor best known as Jerry on the Disney series Kickin' It. He also provided the voice of Antonio Perez in the 2013 animated film Despicable Me 2.
FIFA Ultimate Team gamer well known for his popular YouTube channel and highly-viewed Twitch live broadcasts. He has earned over 1.6 million YouTube subscribers.
Popular social media star and content creator who is best known for the lip sync and comedy videos he posts to his luisbergin TikTok account. His videos have earned him over 650,000 followers on the platform.