Frank Howell, American Artist, 1997 at the age of 60 yrs. old and the world lost a very talented artist ...
Toby and Lucy need vet care. Both senior dogs, a bonded couple who lost their Mom to a rare Cancer. Toby and Lucy lost their family,and their home. A community of loving people are desperately trying to help meet their immediate (vet and shelter) needs, and long term needs, "A FAMILY " to love them, and Lucy spayed. They are approximately 8 yrs old. Their Mom, at the young age of 57 passed away. Lucy and Toby together. They are a bonded couple and need one another.
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Rick Genest was born in Montreal Canada and when he was 15 years old he underwent a exploratory surgery to remove a brain tumour. The doctor told him he had a 1 in 3 chance of living through the surgery, needless to say luck was on his side. Rick got his first tattoo at the age of 16 and then moved out of his parents house at the age of 17. At the age of 21 he met Montreal tattoo artist Frank Lewis and there he began his journey to transform him
This painting, "Prince of Peace" was painted when the artist was 8 yrs old. Akiane Kramarik is an awesome artist, poet, writer, and budding musician. She is an internationally recognized now 17-year-old prodigy who has been painting since age 4 by divine inspiration. Considered the only known child binary genius, in both realist painting and poetry.
Talented Miramichiers in the Gilded Age: Irish Miramichiers who Made a Difference at Home, New York, Leadville and Bathurst
Davy Jones, Recording artist and actor, best known as a member of the "The Monkees". Died at the age of 66 of a heart attack. 1945-2012
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William H. Johnson (1901–1970) was a talented artist who became famous for his Scandinavian landscape paintings and "primitive" scenes of black life. A South Carolina native and son of an African-American/Sioux woman and a white man, Johnson moved to New York in 1918 to study at the National Academy of Design. In 1926, he was passed over for a traveling scholarship because of his race. Considered one of the school's most talented students, a teacher gave him 1000 dollars to travel. abroad.
weirdvintage: Meribeth Old is one of the most famous and most talented American contortionists of all time, performed during the 1950’s
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Jordan Wood Carvings - Whale carving *This chainsaw artist is located at Mile 100 on the Seward Highway, just south of Anchorage. He is a seriously talented woodcarver, folks!
HOW TO: During the Viking-age (793-1066 AD) knitting and crochet were unknown in Scandinavia, so they used another very effective and very old method: nalbinding. Nalbinding is a method of creating a stretchy textile using short lengths of yarn and a single-eyed needle. Fabric is formed by looping the yarn through at least two previously created loops, gradually building up row upon row of loops. Nalbinding predates both knitting and crochet by at least 2000 years.
Paul Cephas Howell (circa 1880) was a Mormon who moved to Salt Lake City from the South in 1874. Howell became the very first African-American police detective in Utah and the United States. Photo Courtesy Utah State Historical Society
"I became a book lover at a very young age. Books taught me that there are different lives and beautiful things." — Rene Denfeld, author of The Enchanted.
A Bittersweet Season: Caring for Our Aging Parents--and Ourselves by Jane Gross, the creator of The New Old Age blog at the NY Times after
**URGENT**SAM IS 11 YRS OLD AND WILL BE KILLED TODAY JAN 16, 2013/WEDNESDAY. HIS OWNER IS MOVING TO FLORIDA AND DECIDED AFTER 11 YRS TO DUMP HIM AT HIGH KILL SHELTER, NY! WHAT A THING TO DO TO A LOYAL FRIEND AND COMPANION OF 11 YRS! HELL....NEVER CEASES TO AMAZE ME HOW PEOPLE CAN TREAT THEIR PETS....I'M FINISHED ...I'M DONE...GONE WITH YOU... INFO & CONTACT ON FACEBOOK: PETS ON DEATH ROW, NEW YORK /CATS ON DEATH ROW.....HELP ME SAVE HIM....VERY
the work of talented scottish stone artist carvergillian forbes
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The North American X-15 is an experimental rocket plane, built as part of a NASA research program on flights at very high speed and very hig
Love this article! "Freedom is being guided by a mood, not a map." Reclaiming the Age-Old Art of Getting Lost - NYTimes.com
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wow, she's gorgeous! - Cléopatra Diane de Mérode was the first woman to dance with a male partner in the Russian Ballet. She continued to dance until her early fifties and was very popular in her ancestral homeland of Austria, where she befriended the artist Gustav Klimt. Cléo de Mérode retired to Biarritz and died in 1966 at age 91 and is entombed at Pere Lachaise Cemetery in Paris.
Tupac Shakur : Tupac was a gorgeous and talented man. Not only was he an amazing rapper he was also a social activist and successful film actor. He holds the Guinness Book of World Records title of highest-selling hip hop artist.
“Stagecoach” Mary Fields (c. 1832-1914) was born a slave in Tennessee and following the Civil War, she moved to the pioneer community of Cascade, Montana. In 1895, when she was around 60 years old, Fields became the second woman and first African American carrier for the US Postal Service. Despite her age, she never missed a day of work in the ten years she carried the mail and earned the nickname “Stagecoach” for her reliability.