Category Archives: Religion

#605 Pope Francis I / Tommy Steele – 17 December 1936

Pope Francis Francis (Latin: Franciscus ; born Jorge Mario Bergoglio on 17 December 1936) is the 266th and current Pope of the Catholic Church, elected on 13 March 2013. As such, he is both head of the Church and Sovereign of the Vatican City State.  He is the first pope to be a Jesuit, to come … Continue reading

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#480 John Sentamu / Phil Redmond – 10 June 1949

John Sentamu John Tucker Mugabi Sentamu (born 10 June 1949) is the 97th Archbishop of York, Metropolitan of the province of York, and Primate of England. He is the second most senior cleric in the Church of England. In October 2007 Sentamu was awarded the Yorkshireman of the … Continue reading

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#296 Sir Trevor Mcdonald / Seán Brady, Primate of All Ireland – 16 August 1939

Trevor McDonald Sir Trevor McDonald OBE (born 16 August 1939) is a Trinidadian-born British newsreader and journalist. He is a news presenter with ITN, notable for having been the first black news reader in the UK. He has won more awards than any other British reporter. McDonald was knighted in 1999 … Continue reading

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#289 Fred Davis / Makarios III, Archbishop – 13 August 1913

Fred Davis Fred Davis, MBE (13 August 1913 – 16 April 1998) was an English professional player of snooker and English billiards, and was one of the most popular personalities in the game. Davis was originally a billiards player, turning professional in 1929. His first professional … Continue reading

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#152 Scott Carpenter / Gabriele Amorth – 01 May 1925

Scott Carpenter Malcolm Scott Carpenter (May 1, 1925 – October 10, 2013) was an American engineer, former test pilot, astronaut, and aquanaut. He is best known as one of the original seven astronauts selected for NASA’s Project Mercury in April 1959. Scott Carpenter was the second American to orbit the … Continue reading

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#93 Judd Hirsch / Jimmy Swaggart – 15 March 1935

Judd Hirsch Judd Hirsch (born March 15, 1935) is an American actor most known for playing the characters Alex Rieger on the television comedy series Taxi and Alan Eppes on the CBS series Numb3rs. Jimmy Swaggart Jimmy Lee Swaggart (born March 15, 1935) is … Continue reading

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#84 Tammy Faye Messner / Michael Eisner – 07 March 1942

Tammy Faye Messner Tamara Faye “Tammy” Bakker Messner (March 7, 1942 – July 20, 2007) was an American Christian singer, evangelist, entrepreneur, author, talk show host, and television personality. She was married to televangelist, and later convicted felon, Jim Bakker (1961–92). Michael Eisner Michael Dammann Eisner (born March … Continue reading

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