Life is what happens when you are making other plans~ John Lennon
An eye for an eye will make the whole world blind~Gandhi
The time is always right to do what is right~ Martin Luther King Jr.

Monday, August 1, 2011

August Birthdays

Since it's August, time to do a blog post about b-days in August.

Lucille Ball

  • Had one of the longest careers in TV, especially on the I Love Lucy show, which is one of my favorite TV shows
Antonio Banderas

  • In the movie Shrek 2, Shrek the Third, he provided the voice of the sword fighting cat Puss in Boots.
Coco Chanel

  • According to 20th century fashions, this woman was a genius! She created fashionable clothes inspired by menswear. Go her!!! She was a pioneering French fashion designer who is best known by Chanel
Dustin Hoffman

  • One of his best known films is the 1982 movie Tootsie, where he played an actor named Michael Dorsey who dresses up as a woman named Dorothy to land a job on a soap opera.

Scott Caan(major hottie!!!!!!!)

  • He is the son of acting legend James Caan.
  • On the 2010 remake of the old 1960s show Hawaii Five-O, he plays Det. Danny 'Danno' Williams.

Andy Warhol

  • This man was a leading figure in the movement of pop art. He made pop art pics of all kinds of people, such as Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger, Michael Jackson, Marilyn Monroe, etc.
Some of his art
Muhammad Ali
Michael Jackson
Mick Jagger

Sean Connery

  • His trademark role was that of British spy James Bond. Personally, he was one of the better James Bond people than the others!!

Michael Jackson

  • He was most often referred to as the King of Pop. 

Debra Messing

  • American actress on the show Will & Grace, where she played Grace Adler.

Robert De Niro

  • New York-born Italian actor, director. He is best known for his tough guy roles

Halle Berry

  • She won the NAACP Image Award for the movie Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, which was based on the first black actress to win an award.

Tim Burton

  • His trademark are his dark, quirky, weird films such as Beetlejuice, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Edward Scissorhands, Sleepy Hollow, Corpse Bride, Sweeney Todd:The Demon Barber of Fleet Street and Alice in Wonderland. He also loves to work with Johnny Depp and English born actress Helena Bonham-Carter, who he is seeing.

Mother Theresa

  • She is best known for her humanitarian work, helping the poor, sick, dying. She was beatified by Pope John Paul II and given the title of Blessed Theresa of Calcutta

Richard Gere

  • In the movie Shall We Dance, he had to learn how to ballroom dance. And he also had the same name as my grandfather, John Clark.

Geri Halliwell

  • Best known as Ginger Spice, a member of the early 2000 all girl British pop group the Spice Girls. And she also supports the fight for the cure for Breast Cancer.

All of this info came from Wikipedia, so that people won't think I'm stealing the info, and if need be, look it up!!

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