Tag Archives: diplomat

#652 U Thant / Ann Sothern – 22 January 1909

U Thant U Thant (January 22, 1909 – November 25, 1974) was a Burmese diplomat and the third Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1961 to 1971. Ann Sothern Ann Sothern (January 22, 1909 – March 15, 2001) was an American … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema, Politics, TV | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

#533 Tom Scholz / Kim Campbell / Paul Condon – 10 March 1947

Tom Scholz Donald Thomas “Tom” Scholz (born March 10, 1947) is an American rock musician, songwriter, guitarist, keyboardist, inventor, and mechanical engineer, best known as the founder of the band Boston. He is also the inventor of the Rockman guitar amplifier. Kim Campbell Avril Phædra Douglas “Kim” Campbell, PC, CC, QC (born March 10, 1947) is … Continue reading

Posted in Engineering, Innovation, Music, Politics, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

#445 Kurt Waldheim / Frank Hampson – 21 December 1918

Kurt Waldheim Kurt Josef Waldheim (21 December 1918 – 14 June 2007) was an Austrian diplomat and politician. Waldheim was the fourth Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1972 to 1981, and the ninth President of Austria, from 1986 to 1992. While running for President … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Politics | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

#273 Lionel Bart / Lawrence Eagleburger – 01 August 1930

Lionel Bart Lionel Bart (1 August 1930 – 3 April 1999) was a writer and composer of British pop music and musicals, best known for creating the book, music and lyrics for Oliver! Lawrence Eagleburger Lawrence Sidney Eagleburger (August 1, 1930 – … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Politics, Theatre | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

#269 Clara Bow / Dag Hammarskjöld – 29 July 1905

Clara Bow Clara Gordon Bow (July 29, 1905—September 27, 1965) was an American actress who rose to stardom in the silent film era of the 1920s. Her acting artistry and high spirits made her the premier flapper and the film It (1927) made her … Continue reading

Posted in Cinema, Politics | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment