"Biography Of Leopoldo Serrano" Essays and Research Papers

  • Biography Of Leopoldo Serrano

    Mini Biography on Destery Smith (Moore)    Destery Smith (aka Destery Moore) was born on February 19, 1991 in Bakersfield CA. From a  young age Destery aspired to be a director in films and now at age 21 he has truly made a  name for himself. He has a love for music, video games, making his own video's, DJing, and  making techno music and with his love for all of these things, he has become famous. He  makes youtube videos with his best friend on a channel called DesandNate where they talk  about anything and everything...

    Dylan and Cole Sprouse, Isles & Glaciers, Mike Fuentes 1783  Words | 9  Pages

  • Leopoldo Alas

    Leopoldo Alas Leopoldo García-Alas y Ureña (25 April 1852 – 13 June 1901), also known as Clarín, was a Asturian realist novelist born in Zamora. He died in Oviedo. Alas spent his childhood living in León and Guadalajara, until he moved to Oviedo in 1865. There he studied Bachillerato (high school) and began his law studies. He lived in Madrid from 1871 to 1878, where he began his career as a journalist (adopting the pen-name "Clarín" in 1875) and he graduated with the thesis El Derecho...

    Carlism, Carlist Wars, First Carlist War 739  Words | 3  Pages

  • Stalin Biographies

    Introduction Beginning with the Soviet myths reinforced by propagandist posters and an official biography, the 'great man', Joseph Stalin (birth name: Iosif Vissarionovich Dzhugashvili) has left behind a legacy that confronts historians with a conundrum; to decode the personality, psychology, intentions and influence of his person, clouded by historical inaccuracies within Soviet archives attributed to the "cult of personality" and political agendas of subsequent leaders such as the Stalinist...

    Cold War, Isaac Deutscher, Joseph Stalin 2419  Words | 7  Pages

  • Biography of Cicero

    Running head: Biography of Cicero 1 Biography of Cicero Bruce Hovey 11/15/2011 Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire Kenneth Merschbrock Mid America Nazarene University Biography of Cicero 2 Biography of Cicero Marcus Tullius Cicero, perhaps the greatest orator of Ancient Rome, was born on January 3d, 106 B.C. in the town of Arpinium, about 70 miles from Rome. Although his family had achieved some measure of wealth by the time of his birth, none had ever been...

    Ancient Rome, Augustus, Cicero 1294  Words | 4  Pages

  • Sport Biography

    Week 4 - Assignment  Sport Biography To explore your interest in a particular sport figure or sport-related figure and apply the concepts covered in class, you will write a biography. You must focus on a well known figure. Your biography should cover the following: * A brief discussion of the person’s non-sport background. * A brief discussion of the person’s sport background. * What is this person’s defining moment or moments (e.g., hitting a buzzer beater, a “walk-off” home run,...

    Behavior, Human behavior, Interpersonal relationship 825  Words | 3  Pages

  • Jesus Biography

    ------------------------------------------------- Jesus Christ Biography Jesus Christ Biography Biography of Jesus Arquimedes. G Grade 9 religion April-09-2012 Title page Table of contents Title page………………………………………………………………………...1 The birth of Jesus…………………………………………………………….3-4 Jesus child hood………………………………………………………………5 Miracles summary’s………………………………………………………..6-7 Parables summary’s…………………………………………………………8-10 Jesus death and resurrection……………………………………………. ...

    Gospel, Gospel of John, Gospel of Luke 1626  Words | 6  Pages

  • Example biography

    Biography During a cold winter in 1984, Tarek Ghobar was born on the 5th of January in The Netherlands. After living in The Netherlands for only six weeks, his parents decided to move to Instanbul for their work at SHELL. This was a decision of which Tarek didn’t encounter a lot of problems, but it did give him a cultural experience from which he is still benefiting. After going to a international school in Istanbul for seven years, his roots got lost during his migration to Cologne, Kaapstad...

    Grammatical person, Meriwether Lewis, Personality psychology 1119  Words | 4  Pages

  • Biography guideline

    Biography Project Essential Questions: Who are my heroes? How can I effectively research? How can I write an accurate (and interesting) essay? Objectives: During this project you will write an essay about one of your heroes. This will be a month-long project involving the whole writing process (brainstorm, outline, drafts, revision, editing, publishing), as well as learning how to effectively research and cite sources. PROEJECT GUIDELINES Phase ONE: RESEARCH Choose a person that you...

    Bibliography, Citation, Hero 678  Words | 4  Pages

  • Biography - Aryabhatta

    Biography - Aryabhata, the Indian mathematician MTH/110 December 10, 2012 Biography - Aryabhata, the Indian mathematician Aryabhata (476 CE – 550 CE) was the first Hindu mathematician and astronomers from India. He wrote couple of treatise about mathematics and astronomy. Some of them were lost. His most famous works Aryabhatiya completed in 499 CE and the Arya-Siddhanta. Aryabhatiya consists of 108 verses, in which Aryabhata wrote about the mathematics and astronomy at the age of 23...

    Aryabhata, Astronomy, Earth 1476  Words | 4  Pages

  • Biography of Euripides

    Chapter 1: Euripides Biography Part 1: Bob Prescott Euripides lived in a very mysterious time. We know so little about the era in which he lived because of the loss of many ancient manuscripts at the burning of the Library of Alexandria. Given this massive loss of knowledge of the pre-modern world, it is hard to cobble together a full biography of Euripides. There is, however quite a lot of information known about him. This is known due to the fact that Euripides is a character in some of Aristophanes’...

    Aeschylus, Ancient Greece, Aristophanes 1861  Words | 5  Pages

  • Gorbachev Biography

    to higher posts, finally becoming top Komsomol official in Stavropol. Following this in 1962, he became appointed to key position in Stavropol Communist Party, responsible for personnel in administration, farms and industry. Mikhail Gorbachev Biography My life's work has been accomplished. I did all that I could. - Mikhail Gorbachev D.O.B: 2 March, 1931 (Age 82) Nationality: Russian In office: President: 15 March 1990 – 25 December 1991. General...

    Boris Yeltsin, Cold War, General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union 816  Words | 3  Pages

  • Socrates: A Biography

    Work Cited Ancient Greece. University Press Inc.. n.d.. 2003. Web. 13 Oct. 2013. Nails, Debra. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Metaphysics Research Lab, CSLI, Stanford University. 16 Sep. 2005. Web. 13 Oct. 2013. Socrates Biography. Biography Online. n.d.. Web. 13 Oct. 2013. The University of Chicago, The Law School. The University Of Chicago Law School. Web. 13 Oct. 2013. The Pursuit of Happiness. Pursuit of Happiness, Inc.. n.d.. Web. 14 Oct. 2013. ...

    Ethics, Human, Philosophy 850  Words | 3  Pages

  • Social Biography

    Aysegul Torun Mr. Swiencicki Soc 2 Apr. 29th, 2013 Social Biography In this paper I’m going to write about a sociological biography of a person who I interviewed and I’m going to analyze some of the social problems such as “drug war and race”, race discrimination, drug abuse, and importance of a well structured family based on my interviewee’s answers. I like to talk about family because I think family is where everything starts. If we want to define what the social problem actually...

    Bloods, Crime, Drug addiction 2141  Words | 5  Pages

  • Biography of Beethoven

    music was so strong he probably could not develop his other skills as well as he might have liked. Eventually this must have led to deep sadness in seeing others having romantic relationships and pursuing courtship. Indeed as we see in his many biographies he did get depressive and was quite grumpy and seemed angry (Dane, 2003). All in all Beethoven's work was absolutely extraordinary. While others might perform complicated linear algorithms or calculate pi to the thousandth decimal Beethoven...

    Classical music, Classical period, Ludwig van Beethoven 892  Words | 3  Pages

  • Biography of Yellow

    A Biography of Indian Yellow Indian Yellow is a raw pigment which, as the name suggests, originated in India in the 17th century and was used until the early 20th century. Its source remained a mystery for many years. In 1786 the amateur painter, Roger Dewhurst recorded in letters to friends, that Indian yellow was an organic substance made from the urine of animals fed on turmeric (Myers, pg 1). Around this time, the English chemist George Field claimed it was made from camel urine. In 1839...

    20th century, Color, Indian yellow 700  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rizal Biography

    Biography of Jose Rizal The Birth of a Hero: Born On June 19, 1861, Seventh of the 11 Children of Theodora Relonda and Francisco Mercado Real Name: Jose Protacio Alonzo Mercado Rizal y Realonda Rizal as a Child: Age of 3 – learns his alphabet from his mother. Age of 5 – learns how to write and read. Age of 8 – wrote his first poem “ Sa aking mga Kababata “ 11 Children of Francisco and Theodora Saturnina ( 1850 – 1913 ) - eldest child of the family. Paciano ( 1815 – 1930 ) ...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Calamba City, José Rizal 801  Words | 5  Pages

  • Aristotle Biography

    Cited: http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/aristotle/ Shields, Christopher. "Aristotle." Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 25 Sept. 2008. http://www.biography.com/people/aristotle-9188415?page=1 "Aristotle Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/history/aristotle.html Waggoner, Ben M. "Aristotle (384-322 B.C.E.)." Aristotle. UCMP, 9 June 1996....

    Aristotle, Deductive reasoning, Logic 852  Words | 3  Pages

  • A.R.Rahman Biography

    Biography Since Roja hit movie screens in South India in 1992, A.R. Rahman has been redefining the country's widely popular film music. Generally regarded as the finest Indian film composer of his time (and certainly the most commercially successful), Rahman produced music for nearly 35 widescreen releases during his first five years in the industry. He has worked with many of his country's brightest music stars and a growing list of international luminaries like Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Zakir Hussain...

    A. R. Rahman, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Bollywood 879  Words | 3  Pages

  • Michelangelo's Biography

    arts," and was laid to rest at the Basilica di Santa Croce -- his chosen place of burial. Unlike many artists, Michelangelo achieved fame and wealth during his lifetime. He also had the peculiar distinction of living to see the publication of two biographies about his life (written by Giorgio Vasari and Ascanio Condivi). Appreciation of Michelangelo's artistic mastery has endured for centuries, and his name has become synonymous with the best of the Italian Renaissance....

    Florence, Leonardo da Vinci, Lorenzo de' Medici 1685  Words | 5  Pages

  • Beethoven Biography

    to communicate with him. He could then respond orally or in the book. Out of a total 400 conversation books, 264 books were altered to destroyed after Beethoven’s death by Anton Schindler (Beethoven’s biographer) , who wished only an idealized biography of the composer to survive. In 1807, Beethoven wrote his third symphony for Bonaparte. Bonaparte was seen as a liberator of people, which then opened the door of hope for all people. However, Beethoven became angry and when the First...

    Classical music, Franz Liszt, Ludwig van Beethoven 1416  Words | 5  Pages

  • Biography on a Classmate

    Biography on Jody Thacker This quote reminds me so much of Jody. “Growing up, sports is my outlet, my way to portray a personality. I was very shy around people, but through sports, something I was good at, I was able to make friends,” by Curtis Joseph. Jody Lee McKenzie Thacker was born on March 20, 1996, in Alexandria, Louisiana. His parents, Curtis and Cheryl Thacker were very excited to have another child. Their first child Jeremy, who was fourteen years of age, was very happy to have a little...

    Baseball, Baseball positions, Catcher 1391  Words | 3  Pages

  • Cultural Biography

    Cultural Biography Cultural backgrounds can change the way we define ourselves, other people, and all other things. Cultural backgrounds can shape how we view the world, and must be taken into account when teaching students of different backgrounds in our classrooms. I will define my own cultural background and how it affects me, and then I interviewed someone, Curtis from (and currently resides) Chicago, from a complete different background. I grew up in Charleston Illinois for the most...

    Belief, Bourgeoisie, Classroom 979  Words | 3  Pages

  • Gatsby-Biography

    Daiches, 1981. „hFitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby. London: Penguin Books Ltd, 1970. „hGuerin, Wilfred L. A Handbook of Critical Approaches to Literature. New York: Harper and Row Publishers, 1979. „hMeyers, Jeffrey. Scott Fitzgerald: A Biography. New York: Harper Collins Publishers, 1994. „hPriestly, J.B.. The Bodley Head Scott Fitzgerald. London: The Bodley Head Ltd, 1958. Bibliography „hDanziger, Marlies K. An Introduction to the Study of Literature. Boston: D.C. Heath and...

    Arnold Rothstein, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ginevra King 2056  Words | 6  Pages

  • Auto Biography

    RobranequeMcGowin Composition 1 Mr. Belcher January 28, 2013 Auto Biography My name is Robraneque Lanesha McGowin I was born in and raised half of my life in Kansas City Missouri. My parents are Robert and Alonda McGowin, both of my parents were born and raised in Kansas City Missouri also. I have 5 siblings they are all males. Their names from oldest to youngest are Mark McGowin who is 34 years old, Deandre McGowin 22 years old, Deantrea McGowin 21 years old, and Jeremiah...

    Basketball, College, High school 1630  Words | 4  Pages

  • Biography Paper

    Biography Paper comparing the lives of Colin Powell and Judith Nies December 6, 2012 Presented to ...

    African American, City College of New York, Colin Powell 1811  Words | 6  Pages

  • Fidel Castro's Biography

    revolutionize the Cuban nation, forever changing his impact on the world. In most ways, Castro’s maintained a stable childhood. According to Hispanic Biography “Fidel's mother, Lina Ruz González, came from a poor, religious family” (Hispanic Biography). Angél Castro y Argiz, his father, fought in Cuba's war for independence in the 1890’s (Contemporary Biography) and later became a very prosperous landowner (Discovering Authors). Born in 1926, Castro was an illegitimate child, as González was his father’s...

    Che Guevara, Cuba, Cuban Revolution 1187  Words | 4  Pages

  • Aristotle - Biography

    Biography Raphael portrays two of Greece's great philosophers as the focal point of his masterpiece The School of Athens. Aristotle has his hand pointing straight out as if he is declaring to Plato that truth is found right here around us. Aristotle was an excellent teacher who is considered to be the prince of philosophy and one of the world's most influential thinkers of all time. Aristotle was born in 384 B.C at Stragyra in Thrace, on the north coast of the Aegean Sea. This was fifteen years...

    Aristotelian ethics, Aristotle, Causality 2206  Words | 6  Pages

  • Multicultural-Biography

    Multicultural-Biography September 18,2013 Intro I am a Black, African-American male that has always been very precocious to the world. I was born in Detroit, Mi. located in the United States of America in a middle to upper middle class family in the year in 1983 which would make me 30 this November 16th. I can only speak English at the moment but I’m learning Spanish. I don’t really have a religious belief, I’m more of a spiritual person but I’ll talk more...

    Black people, Human skin color, Middle class 1938  Words | 5  Pages

  • essay - art of biography

    Biography is concerned with the pattern of action woven by a human character. It is concerned with creating not simply recording. The writing of biography is not a cut-and-dried affair, the assemblage of known facts in a chronological order. Much of the work of the biographer consists in unearthing and collecting the facts. But after the facts have been assembled and classified, the business of interpretation remains. The biographer must put the facts with which he deals into some sort of pattern...

    Art, Biography, Human 818  Words | 2  Pages

  • Biography

    Biography – Dave Franco. The brother of other well-known film actor James Franco who has been in films such as spider man and rise of the planet of the apes, Dave Franco was born on June 12, 1985 in Palo Alto, California. He’s the son of Betsy a poet, author, and editor, and Doug Franco, who met as students at Stanford University, Franco's father, was of Portuguese and Swedish descent. Franco's mother is Jewish and Dave has stated that he is "proud" to be Jewish. Franco's grandmother, Marjorie Franco...

    Actor, English-language films, Episode 519  Words | 2  Pages

  • Biography JackMa

    1.Biography of leader whom you choose Jack Ma (a.k.a. Ma Yun) was born on October 15, 1964, in Hangzhou, located in the southeastern part of China. He has an older brother and a younger sister. He and his siblings grew up at a time when communist China was increasingly isolated from the West, and his family didn't have much money when they were young. Ma was scrawny and often got into fights with classmates. "I was never afraid of opponents who were bigger than I," he recalls in "Alibaba," a book...

    Alibaba, Alibaba Group, Alibaba.com 1119  Words | 4  Pages

  • Entrepreneur Biography

     Entrepreneur Biography: Stephen Fung & Louis Leung. ENT526 - 011 Background Stephen Fung is a software architect and developer who was born in Toronto along side his best friend and eventual co-founder of Archon Systems, Louis Leung. Louis has had experience working for major companies such as Sun Microsystems, Research In Motion and various other consulting agencies as well experience in Canada, Hong Kong and India. On the...

    Computer software, Design, Entrepreneurship 1146  Words | 4  Pages

  • Arlene Dickinson Biography

    ! Arlene Dickinson: Biography Morgan Dodson ENG3Ub September 11, 2013 Period 6 Mr. Allin ! Arlene Dickinson is one of the most well known faces in the business industry. Arlene is an author, an entrepreneur, television personality, and venture capitalist. She is also the CEO and owner of Venture Communications, which is one of Canada’s top marketing communications firms (Wikipedia Contributors). On top of that, Arlene is one of the entrepreneurs on the hit CBC television series...

    Dickinson, Texas, Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurship 589  Words | 3  Pages

  • Biography

    Samantha Jones The Biography Of Brittany Murphy Like many actresses, Brittany Murphy started her career as a child. She started out at the age of 14, on the Fox sitcom, Drexell’s Class. Murphy played Brenda Drexell, who was the daughter of Mr. Drexell. She then got a part in the movie Clueless, as the new girl at Cher and Dionne’s school. The characters name was Tai; she was such an airhead, but sweet and funny. Murphy played in 8 Mile, Uptown Girls, Freeway, Little Black Book, and many other...

    Brittany Murphy, Clueless, Happy Feet 675  Words | 2  Pages

  • Biography

    Jack Welch Biography Jack Welch was CEO of General Electrics for 20 years and known as one of the best business leaders of all time. He made GE one of the most profitable companies in the world. Jack Welch was born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1935. During his schooling life he attended Salem High School and after graduating moved on to study for a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering at the University of Massachusetts. Next Welch moved on to the University of Illinois to complete...

    Academic degree, Coronary artery bypass surgery, General Electric 650  Words | 2  Pages

  • biography

    another country made a big impact on her life. From her arranged marriage and her loving and caring family she has grown to be someone who has been through a lot. Now Purvi Patel lives in Greenville living her life in a way to keep adding to this biography. ...

    Arranged marriage, Computer, Family 501  Words | 2  Pages

  • Short Biography: Hunter Hayes

    things around his house and trying to turn them into an instrument that he could play (“Hunter Hayes Biography”). Because neither of his parents were musicians or in the music industry, Hunter picking out music as his passion was a complete shock to them (“Hunter Hayes Biography”). Throughout Hunter’s whole life, he was encouraged by his parents to pursue music as he wanted (“Hunter Hayes Biography”, “Hunter Hayes”). As he started to get older, he was able to get real instruments that he could play...

    Academy of Country Music, Album, Carrie Underwood 1042  Words | 3  Pages

  • Short Biography: Oprah Winfrey

    Winfrey leadership academy for girls in South Africa which opened in January of 2007(“Oprah Winfrey’s Official Biography” 3). She is not just a big time philanthropist but also one of the greatest talk show hosts of our generation. In 1993 she interviewed Michael Jackson which a hundred million viewers tuned in making it the most watched interview in television history (Oprah Winfrey Biography 3). Her show has been seen by an estimated 42 million views in the United States and is broadcast internationally...

    Gayle King, Harpo Productions, Oprah Winfrey 971  Words | 3  Pages

  • Working Around the Limitations of Biography

    Working Around the Limitations of Biography There are many methods on how to research and record history, and historians worldwide will most likely never agree on one approach. Empiricism for instance, the historical school of thought that has been used by historians for almost 200 years, is both a theory of knowledge, an epistemology, as well as a method of historical enquiry.[1] The theory's followers argued that historians should only use primary sources, those that are created at the particular...

    Anthropology, Emmanuel Le Roy Ladurie, Historian 1134  Words | 4  Pages

  • Biography of Allan Pinkerton

    Biography of Allan Pinkerton 1 Biography of Allan Pinkerton Sandra Davis CJS 250 November 13, 2014 Professor Chris Bingham Biography of Allan Pinkerton 2 Allan Pinkerton was born in Glasgow Scotland in 1819 into a family of law enforcement officers. The son of a police...

    Allan Pinkerton, Baltimore Plot, Encyclopædia Britannica 886  Words | 5  Pages

  • Biography Clarence Sasser

    Biography of SP5 CLARENCE E. SASSER Created by: SPC Roche, Paulin Biography Born • • • • : September 12, 1947 Chenango, Texas Branch/tour : United States Army (1967 – 1968) Unit : 60th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division Wars / Battle : Vietnam War Award / Badges : Medal of Honor Purple Heart Combat Medical Badge Expert Marksmanship Badge Biography Cont. Clarence Sasser was drafted into the United States Army after giving up his college deferment at the University of Houston. PFC...

    Conscription in the United States, Gerald Ford, John F. Kennedy 271  Words | 7  Pages

  • Alan Pinkerton Biography

    Biography of Allan Pinkerton CJS 250 Laureen Wendt University of Phoenix Allan Pinkerton (1819-1884) was born in Glasgow, Scotland. Pinkerton was a cooper and barrel maker by trade and in his early years he became involved and sought political and social reform. Pinkerton left Scotland and moved to Chicago in 1842 and here he obtained a position as a deputy sheriff of Cook County. Over time Pinkerton realized he had a knack for catching criminals. He also believed...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Baltimore Plot 821  Words | 3  Pages

  • Yanni: Biography, Composition, History

    Introduction to Music Teresa Mertes Biography/Composition History Yanni (Composer/Performer) Can you imagine such a composer that has had sold out Tickets to Music Hall, NY for ten consisting days? Toured more than twenty nations? Composed 2 best selling music videos ever known? Has had a ranking of #1 in concert tours? Played in the shadow of the Parthenon, the Forbidden City and the Taj Mahal? Believe it or not! This inspiring composer who holds these and many other musical triumphs...

    Acropolis of Athens, Facebook, Music 1353  Words | 4  Pages

  • Biography

    William Wordsworth (1770-1850), an early leader of romanticism in English poetry, ranks as one of the greatest lyric poets in the history of English literature. William Wordsworth was born in Cookermouth, Cumberland, on April 7, 1770, the second child of an attorney. Unlike the other major English romantic poets, he enjoyed a happy childhood under the loving care of his mother and in close intimacy with his younger sister Dorothy (1771-1855). As a child, he wandered exuberantly through the lovely...

    England, Lyrical Ballads, Poetry 2044  Words | 6  Pages

  • English Biography Michael Jackson

    1968, Jackson Five moved to California after signing with Berry Gordy of Motown Records. Jackson Five’s songs, “ABC”, “I Want You Back”, “I’ll Be There”, and “The Love You Save” were their first four singles and all hit number one in the U.S. (“Biography on Michael Jackson”). Michael’s solo career started at the age of 13, as well as working with Jackson Five. In his solo album, Ben, a ballad song about a rat became his “first solo number one single.” Later on, Jackson Five “signed a new recording...

    Berry Gordy, Billie Jean, Death of Michael Jackson 1067  Words | 4  Pages

  • Biography of Manny Pacquiao

    RUNNING HEAD: Biography of Manny Pacquiao 1 Biography of Manny Pacquiao (Informative Speech) Juana M. Jackson Keiser University RUNNING HEAD: Biography of Manny Pacquiao 2 As a fellow native of the...

    Boxing, Juan Manuel Márquez, Manny Pacquiao 687  Words | 3  Pages

  • Nelson Mandela Biography

     1) Why did you choose the historical person you choose to read a biography about? I choose Nelson Mandela because I found out about his recent death and was introduced more deeply into his life. Seeing commercials and trailers from his upcoming movie on his life really interested me. CNN had also been airing many specials about his life and I caught a few minutes of one and was hooked on his story. This all brought me in to want to thoroughly study his personal and public life....

    African National Congress, Harry Schwarz, Nelson Mandela 1395  Words | 4  Pages

  • Jack Kerouac's on the Road - a Biography?

    published in 1957 by Viking Press. Apart from criticism by traditional conservatives, Jack Kerouac’s novel gained huge popularity with a younger generation of rebels (point to Sam’s pencilcase). Commonly viewed as an autobiography combined with a biography of Neal Cassady, it is considered a testament to the Beat legend. Fascinated by the myth of the King of the Beatniks, I examined the authenticity of On the Road and found several issues: the method in which it was written, spontaneous prose; lack...

    Allen Ginsberg, Beat Generation, Dean Moriarty 1421  Words | 4  Pages

  • Biography Maria Montessori

    Chiaravalle, Italy on August 31, 1870. Though most of the information on Maria's childhood seems to be uncertain, with disagreeing dates, contradictions and omissions, I found a majority of the information about her childhood in Maria Montessori: A Biography by Rita Kramer (1976). Her father was Alessandro Montessori who was "an old fashioned gentleman of conservative temper and military habits." (Kramer, 1976, p. 22). He was a soldier in his youth and a civil servant later in life. Her mother was a...

    Child, Educational psychology, Maria Montessori 2366  Words | 6  Pages

  • Marty Mann a Biography

     A Biography of Marty Mann Marty Mann, Image from Barefoots World Marty Mann was born on October 15, 1904 in Chicago, Illinois. She was born into a life of prosperity and opportunity. She went to the best private schools. She was blessed with attractiveness, intelligence, a prevailing motivation and drive, phenomenal liveliness, and astonishing charisma. She also was able to travel...

    Alcohol, Alcohol abuse, Alcoholics Anonymous 769  Words | 3  Pages

  • Oprah Winfrey Biography

    Women in Business- Non-Linear Career Paths Module 5 A1 – Female CEO Biography Research Paper 07/29/2012 Professor Bridget Ball Shaw OPRAH WINFREY Oprah Gail Winfrey, a famous black writer, talk show host, actress, philanthropist, and television producer, was born on January 29, 1954, in Kosciusko, Mississippi. When Oprah was born her given name was Orpah from the book of Ruth in the bible and her name was changed to Oprah as it was easier for people to pronounce. Oprah was born to unwed, teenage...

    Academy Award, Gayle King, Harpo Productions 1685  Words | 5  Pages

  • A Sample Biography of a Great Lady

    English Topic: Sample Biography of a Great Lady___                                                                                                                        Date: February 11, 2013____    Name of Teacher: Miss Lanie Pantinople Alberca__                                                                                                             No. of Meetings: ___1____ _   TPO: Thereafter reading and analyzing the content of a sample biography, the students will be able...

    Quiz, The Biography Channel, Theory of multiple intelligences 497  Words | 11  Pages

  • Biography and Management Philosophy

    BIOGRAPHY AND MANAGEMENT PHILOSOPHY Biography: Huynh Thi Anh Thoa is an executive at Distribution Operation Support Department of Prudential Vietnam Assurance Private Ltd. Simultaneously, she is making an attempt to finish MBA program at International School of Business before 2015. Thoa has just graduated from University of Economics in Ho Chi Minh City for seven months. In that school, she was not only the devoted monitor of the class which has fifty members but also a dynamic member at...

    Dong Nai Province, High school, Ho Chi Minh 637  Words | 3  Pages

  • Biography of Allan Pinkerton

    Running head: Biography of Allan Pinkerton Biography of Allan Pinkerton Timothy Smith CJS 250 November 22, 2010 Thomas J. Blank Biography of Allan Pinkerton Allan Pinkerton was the founder of one of the most top detective agencies in American. Allan Pinkerton was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1819. Pinkerton was the son of a police sergeant who ended up getting injured on the job and he was not able to work which caused Pinkerton to grow up in poverty. His father ended up dying...

    Allan Pinkerton, Colorado Labor Wars, James McParland 721  Words | 3  Pages

  • Andy Warhol: Biography

    magazine titled "Success is a Job in New York" (Andy Warhol: Biography). In the 1950s he was known as a very successful commercial artist and won several awards from the Art Director's Club and the American Institute of Graphic Arts. It was around this time he shortened his last name to "Warhol". In 1952 he had his first art show at Hugo Gallery and had his first group show at The Museum of Modern Art in 1956 (Andy Warhol: Biography). In the 1960s, Warhol began producing some of his most recognizable...

    Andy Warhol, Campbell's Soup Cans, Joe Dallesandro 905  Words | 3  Pages

  • Oprah Winfrey's Biography(Mla Format)

    youngest woman to anchor the news at Nashville's WTVF-TV (Oprah Winfrey's Biography). In 1976, Winfrey moved to Baltimore to co-host a talk show, "People Are Talking" (Oprah Winfrey's Biography). In January 1984, she came to Chicago to host a declining talk show "AM Chicago" (America's Beloved Best Friend). She would make the show a local hit and would soon be called what is now known, "The Oprah Winfrey Show" (Oprah Winfrey's Biography). The show's first national appearance was on September 8, 1986 and...

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  • Biography of Yuan Shi Kai

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  • Bill Gates Biography

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    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, Computer 1057  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Great Biography - Friedrich Nietzsche

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    Beyond Good and Evil, Friedrich Nietzsche, God is dead 614  Words | 5  Pages

  • Richard Branson 's Biography

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    EMI, Richard Branson, Virgin Atlantic Airways 2013  Words | 6  Pages

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