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March 22, 2012 by Josh Mapes
During the time when women were fighting for the right to vote in the United States, Martha Graham began to study dance when she was well into her 20s. Though she was shorter and older than other dancers, she used her body in an athletic and modern way...
March 19, 2012 by Julien McNab
The producers at BIO.com review hundreds of photos of famous figures each week, from award-winning actors and popular singers, to headliners and scandal-makers...also in this article
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March 21, 2012
BIO Channel presents the premiere of Biography: Glee: Keep on Believin', a one-hour special that takes a behind-the-scenes peek at the hit show. Tune in on Tuesday...also in this article
March 17, 2012 by Rhonda Hilario-CaguiatWhat's in a name? When it comes to drinks, the moniker is a key garnish. Famous figures throughout history have been immortalized in works of art, but a special...also in this article
March 20, 2012 by Kim Gilmore
The first lady of the United States plays a vital role in setting the tone for the national office. Though it is not an official job, first ladies throughout U.S. history have entertained, served as advisors to their husbands and have set fashion trends...also in this article
Diplomat, U.S. First Lady / 1884 - 1962
The wife of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt changed the role of the first lady through her active participation in American politics.
Women's Rights Activist, U.S. First Lady, Government Official / 1947 -
When Hillary Clinton was elected to the U.S. Senate in 2001, she became the only American first lady to hold national office. She became the 67th U.S. secretary of state in 2009, serving until 2013.