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Larry Bird

Larry Joe Bird is an American retired NBA basketball player. He won three NBA championships in 1981, 1984, and 1986 with the Boston Celtics. He has also won the NBA MVP award three times, in 1984, 1985, and 1986 as a Celtic. He played college bas ...

Birdy (musician)

Jasmine van den Bogaerde, also known by her stage name Birdy, is an English musician. She was born in Lymington, Hampshire. She won the music competition Open Mic UK in 2008, at the age of 12. Her version of Bon Ivers "Skinny Love" was successful ...

Nargiz Birk-Petersen

Nargiz Birk-Petersen is an Azerbaijani television presenter and commentator. On 22, 24 and 26 May 2012 she hosted the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 in Baku, Azerbaijan together with Eldar Gasimov and Leyla Aliyeva. Nargiz Birk-Petersens mother is ...

Birkir Bjarnason

Birkir Bjarnason is an Icelandic professional footballer who plays as a central midfielder. He currently plays for the Swiss club of FC Basel and the Iceland national team. In his homeland he is nicknamed Thor. He has also played for Viking FK, F ...

John Birmingham

Birmingham was born in Liverpool, England in 1964. He came to Australia with his family in 1970 and settled in Ipswich, Queensland. His first book written in 1994, He Died With A Falafel In His Hand, was about his experiences sharing a house with ...

Dieter Birr

Dieter "Maschine" Birr is a German singer, guitarist and composer. He was a longtime member of the rock band Puhdys, which dissolved in 2016.

Harrison Birtwistle

In 1952, Birtwistle entered the Royal Manchester College of Music in Manchester on a clarinet scholarship. While there he met other young composers like Peter Maxwell Davies and Alexander Goehr. Together with pianist John Ogdon and conductor Elga ...

Azmi Bishara

Azmi Bishara, was an Arab Israeli politician. He is a Palestinian and an Israeli citizen. Bishara was a member of the Israeli Knesset as a member of the Balad party from 1996 until resigning in April 2007. He is also the leader of that political ...

Ben Bishop

Benjamin Bishop III is an American professional ice hockey goaltender. He currently plays for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League. He has also played for the St. Louis Blues, Los Angeles Kings, Tampa Bay Lightning, and the Ottawa Senat ...

Bradford Bishop

William Bradford Bishop Jr. is a former United States Foreign Service officer. He has been a fugitive from justice since allegedly killing five members of his family in 1976. On April 10, 2014, the FBI placed him on the list of its Ten Most Wante ...

J. Michael Bishop

John Michael Bishop is an American immunologist and microbiologist. He shared the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Harold Varmus and was co-winner of 1984 Alfred P. Sloan Prize. He currently serves as an active faculty member at th ...

Julie Bishop (politician)

Julie Isabel Bishop is an Australian politician. She was the Minister for Foreign Affairs from 18 September 2013 to 26 August 2018. She also served as Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party from 29 November 2007 to 24 August 2018. For her efforts mad ...

Stephen Bishop (musician)

Earl Stephen Bishop is an American singer-songwriter, actor and guitarist. His biggest hits include "On and On", "It Might Be You" and "Save It for a Rainy Day". He has performed music in movies such as National Lampoons Animal House, The China S ...

Daniel Biss

Daniel Kalman Biss is an American mathematician. He was a member of the Illinois Senate from the 9th district, serving from January 2013 to January 2019. The district includes Chicagos northern suburbs, including Evanston, Glencoe, Glenview, Golf ...

Jacqueline Bisset

Jacqueline Bisset is an English actress. She has appeared in a lot of notable movies. She played Jackie in Two for the Road in 1967. Bisset also played Miss Goodthighs in Casino Royale, another 1967 movie. She has also appeared on television.

Apu Biswas

Apu Biswas is a Bangladeshi movie actress, model and former wife of Shakib Khan. Biswas made her debut in the movie industry with the movie Kal Shokale in 2006. She then performed in Koti Takar Kabin.

Paul Biya

Paul Biya is a Cameroonian politician. He is the President of Cameroon. He has been the countrys president since 1982. Biya was born in the village of Mvomekaa in Cameroon. At that time, the country was called French Cameroon. He studied in Franc ...

Josette Biyo

Dr. Josette T. Biyo is a Filipino educator and former executive director of the Philippine Science High School System. She has received international recognition for her contributions to science and education.

Kat Bjelland

Katherine "Kat" Lynne Bjelland is an American singer. She became known as the singer of the punk rock band Babes in Toyland. In 2001 the band broke up. That year Bjelland released an album as part of Katastrophy Wife. Since then Katastrophy Wife ...

Bjork

Bjork was born Bjork Gudmundsdottir on 21 November 1965 in Reykjavik, Iceland. She is an Icelandic singer, songwriter, composer, actress, record producer and DJ. She mostly writes her own songs. She is best known for telling people how she feels ...

Gerrit Blaauw

Gerrit Anne "Gerry" Blaauw is a Dutch computer scientist. He is known as one of the principal designers of the IBM System/360 line of computers, together with Fred Brooks, Gene Amdahl, and others. In 1982 he was elected member of the Royal Nether ...

Black Point

Jonas Joaquin Ortiz Alberto, is better known by his stage name Black Point. He is a Dominican rapper, songwriter and producer. Ortiz, along with Del Patio and Pitbull, wrote and performed the song "Watagatapitusberry". This song reached number 30 ...

Clint Black

Clint Patrick Black is an American country music singer, songwriter, musician, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and actor. Signed to RCA Records in 1989, Blacks debut album Killin Time produced four straight number one singles on the US Bil ...

Conrad Black

Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour KCSG, is a Canadian-born British former newspaper publisher, author, and convicted felon. Black was in charge of Hollinger International. It published The Daily Telegraph, Chicago Sun-Times, The Je ...

Diane Black

Diane Lynn Black is an American politician. She was the U.S. Representative for Tennessees 6th congressional district from 2011 to 2019. On August 2, 2017, Black announced her intention to run for Governor of Tennessee in the 2018 election. She l ...

Don Black (white supremacist)

Stephen Donald Black is an American white supremacist. He is the founder of the anti-Semitic, white supremacist and racist Stormfront internet forum. He was a Grand Wizard in the Ku Klux Klan. He was also a member of American Nazi Party in the 19 ...

Jack Black

Thomas Jacob "Jack" Black is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, musician, producer, singer and writer. He is an important member of the Frat Pack, a name used by members of the media for a group of comedians active in todays Hollywood movi ...

Rebecca Black

Rebecca Renee Black is an American pop singer who gained fame for her 2011 single, Friday. Her single gained around 1.000 views in the first month and has had negative views. After the video saw many views on YouTube and other social media websit ...

Benjamin B. Blackburn

Benjamin Bentley Blackburn is an American politician. He was a U.S. Representative from Georgia, who served from 1967 to 1975.

Elizabeth Blackburn

Blackburn won the Nobel Prize with Americans Jack Szostak and Carol Greider for their work on chromosomes. They researched the way that telomeres protect the chromosomes in cells. Chromosomes are the part of the cell that carries genetic informat ...

Marsha Blackburn

Marsha Wedgeworth Blackburn is an American politician. She is the senior United States Senator of Tennessee since January 3, 2019. A member of the Republican Party, she represented Tennessees 7th congressional district in the United States House ...

Ritchie Blackmore

In the 1950s, Blackmore played with small bands. In 1968, Blackmore, with keyboardist Jon Lord, singer Rod Evans, bassist Nick Simper and drummer Ian Paice created the band Deep Purple. Deep Purple had a hit song in the United States with "Hush". ...

Ruben Blades

Ruben Blades Bellido de Luna is a Panamanian singer-songwriter, actor, musician, activist and politician. He performs most often in the Afro-Cuban, salsa and Latin jazz genres. Blades has won eight Grammy Awards and five Latin Grammy Awards. Blad ...

Rod Blagojevich

Rod R. Blagojevich was 40th Governor of Illinois beginning January 13, 2003 and ending January 29, 2009. He succeeded George Ryan, who would also be arrested for non-related charges. Blagojevich was the first Governor of Illinois to be impeached ...

David Blaine

Blaine was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York City. His father, William Perez, was a Vietnam veteran. His mother was Patrice Maureen White, a school teacher. At the age of four, he saw a magician performing at a magic show in the subway, and b ...

Geoffrey Blainey

Geoffrey Norman Blainey is an Australian historian, academic, philanthropist and commentator. Blainey is known for having written texts on the economic and social history of Australia, including The Tyranny of Distance. He has published over 35 b ...

Cherie Blair

Cherie Blair CBE QC is a British barrister, sometimes known as Cherie Booth. She is the wife of former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Tony Blair. She was born at Fairfield General Hospital in Bury, Lancashire, and grew up in Waterloo, Lanc ...

Dennis C. Blair

Dennis Cutler Blair is the former United States Director of National Intelligence and is a retired United States Navy admiral. He was the commander of U.S. forces in the Pacific region. Blair was a career officer in the U.S. Navy and served in th ...

Katie Blair

Katherine Amanda Blair is an American model, actress, and beauty queen. Blair won Miss Teen USA 2006. In 2011, she became Miss California USA. Katherine was also the first Montana native to win a pageant.

Tony Blair

Anthony Charles Lynton Tony Blair is a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007. He was Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007 and Member of Parliament for Sedgefield from 1983 to 2007. On the ...

Zach Blair

Zach Blair is the lead guitarist and co-composer for Chicago-based hardcore punk band Rise Against. Before joining Rise Against in early 2007, Blair was a member of hardcore punk group called Only Crime along with his brother, Doni Blair who curr ...

James Blake

James Blake Litherland, known as James Blake, is an English singer-songwriter and electronic music producer. In 2013 Blake was nominated for a Grammy Award for the first time. He was nominated for Best New Artist.

Peter Blake (artist)

Sir Peter Thomas Blake, CBE is an English pop artist, best known for his design of the sleeve for The Beatles album Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band. He lives in Chiswick, London, United Kingdom. During the late 1950s, Blake became one of the ...

Quentin Blake

Quentin Saxby Blake CBE is a British cartoonist, illustrator and childrens book author, most known for his drawings in books written by Roald Dahl.

Robert Blake (actor)

Robert Blake began his acting career as a child in dozens short films as Joy Scouts 1939, Captain Spankys Show Boat 1939, The Big Premiere 1940, Good Bad Boys 1940, and the Oscar-winning short film Main Street on the March! 1941. As an adult, Bla ...

Susanne Blakeslee

Susanne Ann Blakeslee is an American actress, voice artist, and comedienne, best known for voicing Cruella de Vil and for Maleficents voice in the Kingdom Hearts. She was born in Los Angeles, California. The Powerpuff Girls 2016 - Ms. Marlene Mos ...

Julie Blanchette

Julie Blanchette is a Canadian professional ringette player. She plays center position. Blanchette plays for the Montreal Mission of the National Ringette League. She is also a member of the Canadian national womens ringette team.

Richard Blanco

He was born in Madrid, Spain on February 15, 1968. His family had just left Cuba. Then the family went to New York. After that, they moved to Miami, Florida. He grew up there. Blanco graduated from Florida International University in Civil Engine ...

Percy Bland

Bland was born in Crystal Springs, Mississippi on September 23, 1970. He grew up in Jackson, Mississippi. He attended St. Joseph High School. He earned a B.S. in Chemistry at Xavier University of New Orleans. He played collegiate basketball. Blan ...

Don Blankenship

Donald Leon Blankenship is an American former business executive, convicted criminal and former candidate for the United States Senate in West Virginia in 2018. He was Chairman and CEO of the Massey Energy Company - the sixth largest coal company ...

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