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Gordon Douglas Jones Biography and Profile

Gordon Douglas Jones Biography and Profile

🕔15:38, 29.Dec 2017

Gordon Douglas Jones was born on 4 May 1954 into a blue-collar family in Fairfield, Alabama – to a father who worked for U.S. Steel and a stay-at-home mom, one grandfather who was a steelworker and the other a coal miner – I am a product and lifelong resident of Alabama. I, too, spent some time working a union job in the steel mill between school. The respect I learned for my parents and grandparents – the hard work they did has shaped my respect for those who work to feed a family – and try to make their children’s lives better.

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Barack Obama Biography and Profile

Barack Obama Biography and Profile Updated

🕔01:00, 28.Dec 2017

Barack Obama was born in Honolulu in 1961. Barack Obama went on to become President of the Harvard Law Review and a U.S. senator representing Illinois. Barack Obama was the 44th president of the United States, and the first African American to serve in the office. First elected to the presidency in 2008, he won a second term in 2012.

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Thabo Mbeki Biography and Profile

Thabo Mbeki Biography and Profile

🕔18:34, 27.Dec 2017

Thabo Mbeki is a South African politician best known as the two-term president of South Africa after Nelson Mandela. Thabo Mbeki is a South African politician born on June 18, 1942, in Mbewuleni, Idutywa, South Africa. The anti-apartheid supporter rose within the political ranks of the African National Congress.

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Angela Merkel Biography and Profile

Angela Merkel Biography and Profile

🕔18:26, 27.Dec 2017

Angela Merkel is a German politician best known as the first female chancellor of Germany and one of the architects of the European Union. Angela Dorothea Kasner, better known as Angela Merkel, was born in Hamburg, West Germany, on July 17, 1954. After the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Merkel joined the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) political party. Soon after, she was appointed to Helmut Kohl’s cabinet as minister for women and youth, and later she served as minister for the environment and nuclear safety.

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Aung San Suu Kyi Biography and Profile

Aung San Suu Kyi Biography and Profile

🕔18:21, 27.Dec 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi is the state counsellor of Myanmar and winner of the 1991 Nobel Prize for Peace. Born in Yangon, Myanmar, in 1945, Aung San Suu Kyi spent much of her early adult years abroad before returning home and becoming an activist against the brutal rule of dictator U Ne Win.

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George Weah Biography and Profile

George Weah Biography and Profile

🕔15:30, 26.Dec 2017

Liberian soccer star George Weah was named African, European and World Player of the Year in 1995 and has since become a prominent humanitarian and politician.

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