Michael Gerard Tyson is an American former professional boxer. He reigned as the undisputed world heavyweight champion from 1987 to 1990.
World's richest man Elon Musk was born to a Canadian mother and South African father. He was raised in Pretoria, South Africa.
In what would have been Jackson's 52nd birthday on August 29, 2010, he became the most downloaded artist of all time in Nokia Music Store.
John Joseph Gotti Jr. was an American gangster and boss of the Gambino crime family in New York City. In 1992 he was sentenced to life in prison.
The crew of the Zong had thrown at least 142 captive Africans into the sea, but the question before the court was not who had committed this atrocity
The 29-year old author was announced as the winner of the prestigious prize in an online event organised by the Commonwealth foundation.
PRAY AS IF ALL DEPENDS ON GOD, THEN WORK AS IF ALL DEPENDS ON YOU
An American singer-songwriter, musician, record producer and actor, Lionel Richie was a member of the musical group Commodores signed to Motown Records.
Charles Boycott was an English land agent whose ostracism by his local community in Ireland gave the English language the verb "to boycott".
Today in history (1942), Thabo Mbeki was born. He is a South African politician who served as the second president of South Africa (1999 -2008).
Today in history (1885), the dismantled Statue of Liberty, a gift of friendship from the people of France to Americans, arrived in New York.
Today in history (1954), UEFA was founded in Basel, Switzerland after consultation between the Italian, French, and Belgian associations.
Donald Trump is an American politician, media personality, and businessman who served as the 45th president of the United States from 2017 to 2021.
All failure is failure to adapt, all success is successful adaptation. ~Max McKeown
Today in history (1966), the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Miranda v. Arizona, establishing the Miranda Warning.