Category : BIOGRAPHY

BIOGRAPHY: BOB MARLEY

Robert Nesta Marley was a Jamaican singer-songwriter, musician and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim, blending mostly reggae, ska and rocksteady in his

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BIOGRAPHY: ELLEN JOHNSON SIRLEAF

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was born on 29th of October 1938 in Monrovia. She attended the College of West Africa from 1948 to 1955. She

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BIOGRAPHY: DESMOND TUTU

Desmond Mpilo Tutu was born on October 7, 1931 in Klerksdorp, South Africa. His father was an elementary school principal and his mother worked

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BIOGRAPHY: GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

Playwright George Bernard Shaw was born in Dublin, Ireland, on July 26, 1856. The third and youngest child, Shaw’s early education took the form

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BIOGRAPHY: CHIMAMANDA ADICHIE

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was born on 15 September 1977 in Enugu, Nigeria, the fifth of six children to Igbo parents, Grace Ifeoma and James

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BIOGRAPHY: CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS

Explorer and navigator Christopher Columbus was born in 1451, in the Republic of Genoa, Italy to the son of a weaver. Columbus first went

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BIOGRAPHY: CHINUA ACHEBE

Famed writer and educator Chinua Achebe was born Albert Chinualumogu Achebe on November 16, 1930, in the Igbo town of Ogidi in eastern Nigeria.

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BIOGRAPHY: BENAZIR BHUTTO

Benazir Bhutto was born on June 21, 1953, in Karachi, Pakistan, the eldest child of former premier Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. She went on to

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BIOGRAPHY: ALBERT EINSTEIN

Albert Einstein was a German-born physicist who developed the general theory of relativity, among other feats. He is considered the most influential physicist of

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BIOGRAPHY: CHARLES KOCH

Charles Koch was born November 1, 1935 in Wichita, Kansas, USA, to the wealthy family of Clementine Mary (née Robinson) and Fred Chase Koch.

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BIOGRAPHY: JOHN JOHNSON

John Harold Johnson was born on January 19, 1918 in rural Arkansas City, Arkansas, the grandson of slaves. When he was 6 years old,

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BIOGRAPHY: MAYA ANGELOU

Maya Angelou was born as Marguerite Annie Johnson in St. Louis, Missouri, on April 4, 1928 as the second child of Bailey Johnson, a

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