She was later adopted by Ida and Wayne Bolender (Owings 16). After a while, when Marilyn turned 7, her mom wanted to reclaim her (Owings 17). After that, she went back to her mom. She had a dog named Tippy(it was actually a stray), which was later killed by her neighbors (Owings 17). Apparently the dog annoyed the neighbors so much that they killed it.
She would dance in clubs and street performances. By 1919, Josephine was touring the United States with the Dixie Steppers and the Jones Family Band, performing comedic skits. Josephine married Willie Bake in 1921. Although they divorced years later, Josephine kept the name the rest of her life. She landed a role in 1923 in the musical Shuffle Along as a chorus member.
Final Salute to NYPD Officer Miosotis Familia A sea of officers gathered for the sixth time in less than three years to say their final goodbyes to NYPD Officer Miosotis Familia Tuesday morning in the Bronx. Held in the World Changers Church, the former Loews Paradise Theater, over 4,000 mourners filled the old movie house. The packed funeral marked the 12th anniversary of Familia’s NYPD swearing-in. The serve began at 10 a.m with a chorus singing “Amazing Grace,” with a video of flashing photos of Familia with her three children and family as a large photo situated of the officer smiling.
Lucille Ball was born in Jamestown, New York, on 6 August 1911, and she will be remembered as the lovable, crazy, and accident-susceptible Lucy Rigardo, as presented in her television show. Lucille’s father died in 1915, when she was barely four years old, after he contracted typhoid fever (Peter). Henceforth, her mother took several jobs and was always busy, and Lucille and her brother had to be brought up by their grandparents. Lucille joined a drama school in New York and later found a modelling job where she worked for Hattie Carnegie. In 1933, she was selected to become a “Goldwyn Gal” and appeared in the movie “Roman Scandals” in the same year (Peter).
Amanda Lindhout born on June 12, 1981 in Alberta Canada did not have the picture-perfect childhood. Her mother, Lorinda, was beaten by boyfriends as Amanda listening laying on her top bunk. Her and her brother teamed up to dumpster dive when she was in fourth grade all in the efforts to quire the National Geographic’s. At 20, Lindhout set off for the journey of her lifetime. She had saved up enough to explore while being a cocktail waitress.
Growing up, Billie Holiday’s parents were never around and she was left to fend for herself. When Billie was only eleven she was raped by her neighbor and she later had to work at a brothel to earn an income. At such a young age, Holiday went through numerous traumatic experiences that filled
Lucille Ball wanted to change the roles that women had in society and she showed this in different ways in her television shows. She was one of the most famous actress to alter the Hollywood industry. After trying to be noticed in Hollywood for many years she was finally noticed by a poster of her during her modeling career. When she was noticed Ball worked in Hollywood for 50 years on different shows and producing them. Before all the fame Ball was told that she lacked the talent needed.
The show 's choreography and performance quality were so spectacular that the drama and intensity rocked my petite stature down to the core. After the show ended, I demanded to be signed up for dance classes; my first class was later on that year. Initially, it was a singular introductory ballet class, then it soon became three, then five, and ultimately seven dance class by the time I was seven years old. Seven hours of every week were devoted to dancing and I loved every second of it. As I got older my passion for dance continued to grow until I received a very rude awakening from a very rude Russian Pointe teacher.
After her fourth concussion, she started to have short term memory and her long-term effects become more apparent. After her sixtieth concussions, she decided to hang up her uniform and not continue cheerleading. Lauren Chang is another example of injuries that could happen during their performance. “Chang dies on April 14th during a meet in Worcester Mass., after she was accidentally kicked in the chest while performing a “basket catch” routine” (Dorning, 2008). A basket toss is using three bases to toss the flyer into the air, two of those bases interlock their hands to create a flat surface for the flyer.
Sylvia and her sister lived with her mother who abandoned their father Lester and left with them. In 1965, Betty was arrested and sentenced to jail time for shoplifting. This left the girls homeless and forced to care for each other. Lester learned of Betty’s incarceration and came to town in order to collect his daughters when he was directed to the Baniszewski home where the girls were staying after being invited by their friend Paula. A deal was struck between Lester and the head of the house Gertrude.
It wasn 't long before the big news in town was "The Girl on the Piano." Doda became a legend and the Condor Club had an illuminated sign carrying her likeness. Doda left the club in 1985 and later owned a lingerie store, performed in a rock band, did modeling and comedy, and sang and danced at another club.
Maria Mitchell died on June 28, 1889, at the age of seventy due to a brain disease. In 1902, her friends and supporters founded the Maria Mitchell Association. They also opened her home to visitors. She was elected to the Hall of Fame of Great Americans at New York University when it began in 1905, and in 1994, she became part of the National Women 's Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls, New York. Astronomers even honored her by naming a crater on the moon after
Client Name: Elinore Harris Background Information: When she was 14 years old, she had a rough childhood experience. She was living from home to home and also working in brothels, where she worked as a cleaning woman and a prostitute, and eventually being raped. She quits that job because that wasn’t something she was willing to do. She always dreamed of being a singer. She applied to a Harlem Club, which was looking for dancers, but instead they hired her to be a singer paying her a night.
My name is Ethel Waters. I was born in Chester, Pennsylvania on October 31, 1896 as a result of the rape of my teenaged mother, Louise Anderson; she was 13 years at that time. My father John Waters is a pianist and family acquaintance from a mixed-race middle-class background, but he played no role in raising me. I was an American blues, jazz and gospel vocalist and actress. I frequently performed jazz, big band, and pop music, on the Broadway stage and in concerts, although I began my career in the 1920s singing blues.
Who is Megan Fox? Megan Fox is a artist that populer by being artist in movie and also model, but before we know even further about her now im going to tell how she born and when. Megan fox born in 1 6 May 1986 in Tennesesee USA, she had 2 parent but after couple year their parent has to divorced because of family problem. They broke up when Megan turn into 3 year old , but her mother married again with another man. So Megan raise with her sister , step father, and her mother, when she with family she got strictly raise by her family.