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July 6, 2012 by Eudie Pak
Biography.com's "Week in Review" highlights interesting people who've made the news this past week—thanks to their endeavors, big ideas, triumphs, importance in history, or magnanimous gaffes. While there were many people to choose from this week, here...also in this article
Singer / 1958 -
Simon Le Bon was lead singer of the 1980s pop group Duran Duran, known for recording the hit song “Hungry Like the Wolf.” He left the group before they later reunited in 2001.
July 3, 2012 by Eudie Pak
Andy Griffith, the actor famously known for his eponymous 1960s TV comedy, The Andy Griffith Show, and later for his mystery series, Matlock, died Tuesday at the...also in this article
Actor, Talk Show Host / 1926 - 2012
Andy Griffith is an actor and singer best known for his 1960s starring role in The Andy Griffith Show. He later returned to TV in the drama Matlock.
July 6, 2012 by David Blatty
Though exiled during the Tibetan Uprising of 1959, Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, has been Tibet's most devout leader for more than 60 years, and continues...also in this article
Guest ContributorJuly 5, 2012 by Scott Cooperstein
The American South is a hotbed for literature, and many of America’s most famous novels have been written by Southerners. From Mark Twain and the invention of the...also in this article
July 3, 2012 by Kayla Arias
John Edward is a renowned psychic medium, author and television personality. His doppelganger, Paul Lambert, is a Scottish soccer manager and former player. We bet having some of Edward’s psychic skills during soccer games wouldn’t hurt—you’d always know...also in this article