Start date: Oct 12, 1428
End date: May 08, 1429
Born: Aug 30, 1912 · Wellington, New Zealand
Died: Aug 07, 2011 · London, England
Spouse: Henri Fiocca · John Forward
Movies: Nancy Wake Codename: The White Mouse
Awards: George Medal · Croix de guerre 1939–1945 · Presidential Medal of Freedom (1949)
Education: North Sydney Girls High SchoolHighlights
- 1940: After the fall of France in 1940, she became a courier for the French Resistance and later joined the escape network of Captain Ian Garrow.
- 1956: In 1956, Australian author Russell Braddon wrote Nancy Wake: The Story of a Very Brave Woman (ISBN 978 0 7524 5485 6).
- 1957: She resigned in 1957 after marrying a RAF officer, John Forward, in December of that year.
- 1985: In 1985, Wake published her autobiography, The White Mouse.
- 1987: An Australian television mini-series was released in 1987 entitled, Nancy Wake, based on the 1956 biography by Russell Braddon.
- 1997: After 40 years of marriage, her husband John Forward died at Port Macquarie on 19 August 1997.
First episode: Apr 29, 1961
Episode duration: 90 minutes
Creator: Edgar Scherick
Theme song: ABC’s Wide World of Sports Theme song
Producer: Roone Arledge
Awards: Peabody Award · Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Edited Sports Series · Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Sports Personality · Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement In Sports Programming · Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Edited Sports Special · Sports Emmy Award for Outstanding Edited Sports Series/Anthology
Start date: Apr 29, 1992
End date: May 04, 1992
Date: Apr 28, 1789
Lived: Jan 17, 1942 – Jun 03, 2016 (age 74)
Height: 6′ 3″ (1.91 m)
Spouse: Yolanda Williams (m. 1986 – 2016) · Verónica Porche Ali (m. 1977 – 1986) · Khalilah ‘Belinda’ Ali (m. 1967 – 1977) · Sonji Roi (m. 1964 – 1966)
Children: Laila Ali (Daughter) · Muhammad Ali Jr. (Son) · Asaad Amin (Son) · Maryum Ali (Daughter) · Hana Ali (Daughter) · Khaliah Ali (Daughter) · Rasheda Ali (Daughter) · Jamillah Ali (Daughter) · Miya Ali (Daughter)
Siblings: Rahman Ali (Brother)
Related movies: Ali
- 1975: Construction of the mall, the first of its kind in the Philippines, began shortly after Ali’s victory in a match with Joe Frazier in nearby Araneta Coliseum in 1975.
- 1986: On November 19, 1986, Ali married Yolanda (“Lonnie”) Williams.
- 1988: In 1988, Ali and Frazier joined Foreman, Larry Holmes, and Ken Norton in Las Vegas for the making of the film Champions Forever.
- 2002: In an interview published in 2002, Joe Frazier recalled that he had first met Ali around 1968.
- 2011: In 2011, on the eve of the 40th anniversary of his first fight with Ali, and the year of his death, Frazier reiterated that he had forgiven Ali.
- 2016: Though his condition was initially described as “fair”, it worsened and he died the following day at age 74 from septic shock.
Born: May 26, 1941 (age 75) · River Falls, WI
Spouse: Maria del Rosario Casas Dupuy · Nancy Segebarth
Education: George Washington University · University of Chicago · McLean High School
Parents: Carleton Cecil Ames (Father) · Rachel Aldrich AmesHighlights
- 1977: In 1977, Ames was assigned to handle him, and Fedorenko betrayed information about the Soviet missile program to Ames.
- 1983: Nevertheless, in September 1983, the CIA assigned Ames back to the SE division in Washington.
- 1985: Yurchenko returned to the Soviet Union in 1985 and was reassigned to a desk job within the FCD, a reward for helping to keep Ames’ spying a secret.
- 1986: In 1986 and 1991, Ames passed two polygraph examinations while spying for the Soviet Union and Russia, respectively.
- 1990: Nevertheless, in 1990–91, Ames was reassigned to the CIA’s Counterintelligence Center Analysis Group, providing him with access to “extremely sensitive data”, including information on US double agents.
- 1994: On February 22, 1994, Ames and his wife were formally charged by the United States Department of Justice with spying for the Soviet Union and Russia.
Born: Aug 08, 1940 (age 76) · Queens, NY
Spouse: Elizabeth Pavlova James
Space missions: Expedition 2 · Soyuz TM-32 · Soyuz TM-31
Education: New York University · Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Children: Bradford James Tito (Son) · Michael Anthony Tito (Son) · Paula Joan TitoHighlights
- 1972: In 1972, he founded Wilshire Associates, a leading provider of investment management, consulting and technology services in Santa Monica, California.
- 2001: In mid-2001, he spent nearly eight days in orbit as a crew member of ISS EP-1, a visiting mission to the International Space Station.
- 2002: He is a member of Psi Upsilon and received an honorary doctorate of engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute on May 18, 2002 and is a former scientist of the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.