Jascha Heifetz - Biography and Timeline

The name Jascha Heifetz continues to evoke awe and excitement among fellow musicians more than century after his public debut. In a performing career that spanned 65 years, he established an unparalleled standard of violin playing to which violinists around the world still aspire.

Mar 25th, 2015 | 0 comments

August Wilson: The Ground on Which I Stand - Biography and Timeline

Playwright August Wilson (1945 - 2005) rose from humble beginnings to become a celebrated Broadway fixture with his 10-play cycle chronicling the African-American experience in the 20th century. His awards include Tony, two Pulitzers and seven New York Drama Critics Circle Awards.

Jan 28th, 2015 | 0 comments

Bing Crosby - Timeline: Bing Crosby's Life and Career

Follow Bing Crosby's remarkable life, from growing up in Spokane, Washington, to his death after a good game of golf at a course in Madrid, Spain. He had four sons with his first wife Dixie Lee, who died at the age of 40. His surviving family today are his second wife Kathryn and their two sons and daughter.

Dec 1st, 2014 | 0 comments

The Boomer List - Timeline of a Generation

The years 1946 to 1964 define the American post-war baby boomer generation. The economy flourished, new technology made it easier to share ideas and culture, and space exploration took off. But the boomers' era was also marked by great unrest.

Jul 31st, 2014 | 0 comments

A Fierce Green Fire - Timeline of Environmental Movement and History

A timeline of key moments in environmental history and the environmental movement, including important early writing, the first conservation groups, disasters, legislation, activism and more.

Apr 15th, 2014 | 0 comments

JD Salinger - Timeline of Major Events

Timeline of major events in the life of writer J.D. Salinger (Jan 1, 1919 – Jan 27, 2010), including his education, relationships, and literary achievements.

Jan 15th, 2014 | 0 comments

Mel Brooks - Timeline: 2000 Years of Mel Brooks

The life and times of Mel Brooks: The 2000 Year Old Man.

Feb 1st, 2013 | 5 comments

Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Timeline: The Years of Sister Rosetta Tharpe

The life and times of Sister Rosetta Tharpe.

Dec 28th, 2012 | 0 comments

Carl Sandburg - Education: Carl Sandburg Timeline

The life and times of Carl Sandburg as told by Sandburg biographer, Penelope Niven.

Aug 18th, 2012 | 0 comments
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