#34 Rainha Amelie of Portugal


Princess Amélie of Orléans was the Queen Consort of King Carlos I of Portugal. Born Marie Amélie Louise Hélène d'Orléans on September 28, 1865, in Twickenham England, where her family had been living in exile since Napoleon III had assumed the French throne in 1848. She was the eldest of the eight children of Prince…

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#228 Jack Dempsey and the Stars


Jack Dempsey is one of Marc Jones's notables and comes in at 228. He does not provide the place, but that's easy enough to fix, he was born in a coal mining town in Colorado. The time he states, 5:30 am is also on Astro.com but does not work with the known biographical details of…

The next Speaker? Kevin McCarthy


Congressman Kevin McCarthy's  home district, is the Californian 23rd District of California, that spans Kern, Tulare, and Los Angeles counties.  His official website is here.We have rectified the birthtime of  Kevin McCarthy, Congressman of California, to 1:46 AM or 9:46 GMT on January 26th, 1965 in Bakersfield. A native Californian, he has lived his whole life…

The AgBox of Sonny Perdue


Download Sonny Perdue's Chart Sonny Perdue, no relation to Frank and his chickens, is the United States Secretary of Agriculture since 2017 and grew up in  a farming family in Bonaire, Georgia. He is an  agribusinessman, veterinarian, state legislator, and former governor of Georgia; Sonny has been around and has been going around 30 farm…

#347 Henry Ford, making America great


Biography of an Industrialist Britannica vers. 11 is typically first-rate, giving more incisive information than the online watered down version, but sometimes, as in the industrialist Henry Ford, they leave you wanting, wondering how they ignored him as he was reaching his height when they started the edition in 1908. Instead for a brief biography, we…