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Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly was the pseudonym of Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman, a New York journalist whose muckraking made her a 19th-century celebrity. A victim of personal hardship growing up, Nellie Bly specialized …..

Alexa Chung

Alexa Chung

Alexa Chung is a former model, TV presenter, author and fashion hipster known on both sides of the Atlantic for her relentlessly camera-ready style. In America she may be best-known …..

Mary Oliver

Mary Oliver

Poet Mary Oliver was a National Book Award winner and the Pulitzer Prize winning author of 1983’s poetry collection American Primitive. Although Mary Oliver was raised in Ohio, much of her …..

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong was the most famous jazz trumpeter of the 20th century. Like Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong began playing in New Orleans clubs and saloons in his early teens. …..

Theresa May

Theresa May

Theresa May became the new leader of the Conservative Party, and the new prime minister of the United Kingdom, on July 13, 2016. She replaced the resigning David Cameron, who had been …..

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