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J. Edgar Hoover Biography

Produced on January 1, 1895, in Washington, D.C., J. Edgar Hoover was the longtime manager of the FBI (1924 1972) and spent much of his livelihood collecting intelligence on extreme groups and people and “subversives,” Martin Luther King Jr. being one of his favourite goals. Manager of the Federal Bureau ...

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Billy the Kid Biography

Little is known of his youth, but early on he entered a life of thievery, finally heading west and joining a violent gang. Billy was caught and sentenced to death for the murder of a sheriff, but escaped after killing guards. The legend of Billy the Kid is made by ...

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Sam Sheppard Biography

In 1954, Sheppard’s wife Marilyn was found killed inside their house. A jury convicted him of homicide and sentenced him to life in prison. Sheppard proclaimed his innocence, as well as in 1964 he was released from penitentiary. The courts reinstated his conviction, as well as a retrial in 1965 ...

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Rob Ford Biography

It was not long before scandals started to appear. Despite on-going events, Ford was elected Toronto’s mayor in October 2010, but inebriated antics shortly followed. His accurate undoing started in 2013, when reports surfaced that Ford was covertly recorded smoking crack cocaine. While the record had not been released freely, ...

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Dexter Holland Biography

A part of the huge revival of punk in the mid-1990s, Holland and his bandmates appeared in the mosh pit of unknown fanzines and college radio with their 1994 album Smash—one of the greatest-selling records of all time on an independent label. The son of a hospital administrator as well ...

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