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from gifted lives by joan freeman John Daszak not only had a powerful mother, but his father, Bogdan Daszak, had lived a life of exceptional bravery and determination. He had managed the extraordinary feat of reaching England from the Ukraine during WWII.[As a Prisoner-of-War] When he was about 16, in March 1944, the German’s had occupied his ...
Siân Phillips, Actress: Dune. Welsh-born stage veteran Dame Siân Phillips is forever identified on television as the tarantula mother/empress Livia in the classic BBC miniseries I, Claudius (1976) (for which she won a BAFTA-TV award), and as the Reverend Mother in the science fiction epic film Dune (1984). Her broad range of roles went from endearing to downright deadly. She ...
Elizabeth Keckley was born into slavery in February 1818, in Dinwiddie County Court House, Dinwiddie, Virginia, just south of Petersburg. An only child, her mother Agnes was a light-skinned house slave , whose white ancestors were aristocrats. 
Sep 30, 2021 · Jennifer Faith, 49, from Dallas, has been indicted on a federal murder-for-hire charge in the killing of her husband, Jamie (pictured left), which was allegedly carried out by the wife's boyfriend.
Sep 20, 2017 · Disgraced congressman Anthony Weiner asked the 15-year-old who revealed he sexted her in an exclusive DailyMail.com story to strip naked on Skype, court documents revealed Wednesday.
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