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Giovanni Giacomo Casanova Biography

The son of Venetian celebrities, Giovanni Giacomo Casanova directed to enter priesthood as a young man, studying in the Seminary of St. Cyprian in Padua. Not long after registering in the institution, he was expelled for his bawdy behaviour, so he returned to Venice, where he served a Roman Catholic ...

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Olivia de Havilland Biography

Olivia de Havilland was born on July 1, 1916 in Tokyo, Japan. She signed with Warner Brothers in 1935 as well as in 1939 appeared as Melanie in Gone with the Wind. The character got her acknowledgement and she went to win Academy Awards for the movies To Each His ...

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Carolyn Bessette Kennedy Biography

Carolyn Bessette Kennedy was born on January 7, 1966, in White Plans, Ny. She studied instruction in school, but worked in public relations to get a club. Declared a trendsetter from the national press, Bessette was frequently equated to her late mother in law, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, due to her ...

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Christopher Marlowe Biography

Produced in Canterbury, England, in 1564. Marlowe earned his bachelors of arts degree in 1584, but in 1587 the university hesitated in giving him his master’s degree. Its uncertainties (possibly originating from his regular absences, or conjecture which he had converted to Roman Catholicism and would shortly attend school elsewhere) were ...

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Edgar Degas Biography

Produced on July 19, 1834, in Paris, France, Edgar Degas went to study in the cole des Beaux Arts (previously the Acadmie des Beaux-Arts) in Paris and became well-known as a leading portraitist, fusing Impressionistic sensibilities with conventional strategies. Both a painter and sculptor, Degas loved capturing female dancers and ...

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Gertrude Stein Biography

Modernist writer Gertrude Stein was born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, on February 3, 1874. Stein moved to Paris in 1903, embarking on a literary career that made Tender Buttons and Three Lives, along with work coping with gay themes. Stein was also a prolific art collector as well as the host ...

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Erich Priebke Biography

Produced in Germany in 1913, Erich Priebke served as an SS captain during the Second World War. He was among the guys in charge of the 1944 massacre of 335 Italian civilians in the Ardeatine caves in Rome, Italy. Following the war, Priebke fled to Argentina, where he resided for ...

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Louis, Grand Dauphin Biography

Louis, Grand Dauphin, was the oldest son of Louis XIV of France. Considered a simpleton, he lived a life of leisure the majority of his life. He found short military obligation in the Nine Years’ War, leading an army to protect Alsace. Produced on November 1, 1661, at the peak ...

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Zach Braff Biography

Produced in 1975, Zach Braff grew up in New Jersey and started playing at a very young age. He got his first acting job on a TV pilot at age 14, with his first movie part arriving several years after. His big break came in 2001 when he got among ...

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Paris Hilton Biography

Paris Hilton – In the early 2000s, she abruptly sky rocketed to popularity with Nicole Richie in their reality TV hit “The Simple Life.” Paris Hilton was born on February 17, 1981, in Nyc. The hotel heiress captured the media’s focus following the launch of a sex tape in 2003. ...

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