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Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole

Nat King Cole was one of the first very successful African-American pop singers, with hits in the 1940s and ’50s that included “Unforgettable” and “Mona Lisa.” Raised in Chicago, Nat …..

Dylan and Cole Sprouse

Dylan and Cole Sprouse

Identical twins Dylan and Cole Sprouse were the stars of the Disney Channel series The Suite Life of Zack and Cody. Born in Italy to American parents, they moved to …..

Jacques Derrida

Jacques Derrida

Writer Jacques Derrida was an Algerian-born French thinker whose “deconstructionist” arguments and radical positions made him a celebrity-philosopher in the 1960s and ’70s. Derrida grew up outside of Algiers, where …..

Don McLean

Don McLean

Don McLean is the songwriter and singer of the pop classic “American Pie,” a hit that launched him to stardom in 1971. McLean is secondarily famous for complaining about how …..

Michel Foucault

Michel Foucault

French philosopher Michel Foucault came to prominence in the 1960s as a provocative voice whose academic studies of power and institutions included Madness and Civilization (1964), This is Not a …..

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