Category : BIOGRAPHY

BIOGRAPHY: AL CAPONE

Alphonso Caponi was born on January 17, 1899, in Brooklyn, New York. He was one of seven children born to Gabriel and Teresa Caponi,

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BIOGRAPHY: MIRIAM MAKEBA (MAMA AFRICA)

Zenzile Miriam Makeba (nicknamed Mama Africa) was born in Johannesburg on 4 March 1932. Her mother was a Swazi sangoma (traditional healer-herbalist). Her father,

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BIOGRAPHY: MARTIN LUTHER KING JR.

Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15, 1929, in Atlanta, Georgia, to Reverend Martin Luther King Sr., and Alberta Williams King. King

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BIOGRAPHY: LOUIS FARRAKHAN

Louis Farrakhan, Sr. (born Louis Eugene Wolcott; May 11, 1933, and formerly known as Louis X) is an American religious leader, activist, and social commentator.

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BIOGRAPHY: GENEVIEVE NNAJI

Genevieve Nnaji was born on 3rd of May 1979 in Mbaise, Imo State, Nigeria but grew up in Lagos. She is the fourth child

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BIOGRAPHY: INDIRA GANDHI

The only child of Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister of independent India, Indira Gandhi was born on November 19, 1917. A stubborn and

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BIOGRAPHY: HELEN KELLER

Helen Adams Keller was born on June 27, 1880 in Tuscumbia, Alabama, USA. Helen Keller was the first of two daughters born to Arthur

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BIOGRAPHY: BILL GATES

Bill Gates was born William Henry Gates III on October 28, 1955, in Seattle, Washington, USA. Gates began to show an interest in computer

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BIOGRAPHY: JAY-JAY OKOCHA

Augustine Azuka “Jay-Jay” Okocha was born on 14 August 1973, in Enugu, Enugu State. His parents were from Ogwashi-Uku, Delta State, Nigeria. The name

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BIOGRAPHY: CHIEF OBAFEMI AWOLOWO

Obafemi Awolowo was born on 6 March 1909 in Ikenne, in present-day Ogun State of Nigeria. His father was a farmer and sawyer who

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BIOGRAPHY: ELVIS PRESLEY

Elvis Aron Presley was born on January 8, 1935, in Tupelo, Mississippi, USA, and was raised by loving, working-class parents. Presley’s family had little

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BIOGRAPHY: EDDIE MURPHY

Edward Regan “Eddie” Murphy is an American comedian, actor, writer, singer, and producer. He was born on April 3, 1961 in Brooklyn, New York

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