2015
02.24

John Lever

John Lever - famouslefties.comJohn Kenneth Lever MBE (born February 24, 1949, Stepney, London) is an English former cricketer who played in 21 Tests and 22 ODIs from 1976 to 1986.

Lever was a left arm fast medium bowler who predominantly swung the ball into the right-handed batsmen, to try to outwit them…more

2015
02.24

Brian Close

Brian Close - famouslefties.comDennis Brian Close (born 24 February 1931 in Rawdon, near Leeds, Yorkshire), usually known as Brian Close, is a former cricketer who is the youngest man ever to play Test cricket for England. He was picked for the Test team to play against New Zealand, in July 1949, when he was 18 years old. Close went on to play 22 Test matches for England, captaining them seven times (six wins, one draw). Close also captained Yorkshire County Cricket Club to four county championship titles – the main domestic trophy in English cricket. He later went on to captain Somerset, where he is widely credited with developing the county into a hard-playing team, and helping to mould Viv Richards and Ian Botham into the successful players they became…more

2015
02.23

Peter Fonda

Peter Fonda - famouslefties.comHe joined the Omaha Playhouse and appeared in their production of “Harvey.” Then, he went to New York and became an apprentice at the Cecilwood Theatre. A year later, he was on Broadway in “Blood, Sweat and Stanley Poole.” Next, he went to Hollywood to test for the role of John Kennedy in PT 109 (1963)…more

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2015
02.23

Melinda Messinger

Melinda Messinger - famouslefties.comAn English glamour model and TV presenter, Melinda Messinger earned fame by posing in the Daily Star and The Sun as a Page 3 girl. Her TV credits include “Melinda’s Big Night In”, “Celebrity Big Brother”, “City Hospital”, “The Wright Stuff”, “Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway” and “Bingo Night Live.”…more

2015
02.23

Gareth Barry

Gareth Barry - famouslefties.comGareth Barry (born 23 February 1981) is an English footballer who plays for Manchester City and the England national football team.
Barry moved to Aston Villa from Brighton & Hove Albion as a youngster, and spent 12 years at the club. He captained Aston Villa, and, at the end of his career with the club, lay eighth in their all-time list of appearances. In June 2009, he joined Manchester City…more

2015
02.23

Paul MacDonald

Paul MacDonald - famouslefties.comPaul Brian McDonald (born February 23, 1958 in Montebello, California) is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League. He was the Cleveland Browns starting quarterback in 1984…more

2015
02.22

Lord Baden-Powell

Lord Baden-Powell - famouslefties.comRobert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell (pronounced /ˈbeɪdən ˈpoʊəl/) OM, GCMG, GCVO, KCB (22 February 1857 – 8 January 1941), also known as B-P or Lord Baden-Powell, was a lieutenant-general in the British Army, writer, and founder of the Scout Movement.
After having been educated at Charterhouse School, Baden-Powell served in the British Army from 1876 until 1910 in India and Africa. In 1899, during the Second Boer War in South Africa, Baden-Powell successfully defended the town in the Siege of Mafeking…more

2015
02.22

Hakan Yakin

Hakan Yakin - famouslefties.comHakan Yakin (Turkish: Hakan Yakın; born 22 February 1977 in Basel) is a Swiss footballer. He currently plays for Swiss Super League club FC Luzern and the Swiss national team…more

2015
02.22

Drew Barrymore

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Charming, free-spirited and – above all – talented, Drew Barrymore has come a long way since her big-screen breakout in Steven Spielberg’s beloved sci-fi blockbuster, E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982). Despite a troubled and much-publicized adolescence during which she appeared in only a handful of films, Barrymore’s star was officially on the rise during the mid-90s with notable appearances in Poison Ivy (1992), Bad Girls (1994/I), Boys on the Side (1995), Batman Forever (1995), Woody Allen’s Everyone Says I Love You (1996) and Wes Craven’s Scream (1996/I). Turns in The Wedding Singer (1998), Ever After (1998), Never Been Kissed (1999), Charlie’s Angels (2000), Riding in Cars with Boys (2001) and Donnie Darko (2001) followed, proving to once-cynical audiences that Barrymore was not only a capable leading lady, but also a gifted and versatile actor. Recent projects have included 50 First Dates (2004), Fever Pitch (2005), Music and Lyrics (2007), Curtis Hanson’s Lucky You (2007) and the forthcoming Grey Gardens (2009) (TV)…more

2015
02.21

Olympia Snowe

Olympia Snowe - famouslefties.comOlympia Jean Snowe (born February 21, 1947), née Bouchles, is the senior United States Senator from Maine. She is a Republican and a leading moderate within the party. Snowe has become widely known for her ability to influence the outcome of close votes, including whether to end filibusters.

In 2006, she was named one of America’s Top Ten Senators by Time Magazine…more

2015
02.20

Kurt Cobain

Kurt Cobain - famouslefties.comKurt Donald Cobain (pronounced /koʊˈbeɪn/, /kəˈbeɪn/; February 20, 1967 – c. April 5, 1994) was an American singer-songwriter and musician, best known as the lead singer and guitarist of the rock band Nirvana…more

2015
02.20

Phil Esposito

Phil Esposito - famouslefties.comPhilip Anthony “Espo” Esposito, OC (born February 20, 1942 in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario) is a retired professional ice hockey centre who played 18 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Chicago Black Hawks, Boston Bruins and New York Rangers. He is an Honoured Member of the Hockey Hall of Fame and is considered to be one of the best to have ever played in the National Hockey League…more

2015
02.20

Jimmy Greaves

Jimmy Greaves - famouslefties.comJames Peter ‘Jimmy’ Greaves (born 20 February 1940 in East Ham, Essex, England) is an English former football player, England’s third highest international goalscorer, the highest goalscorer in the history of English top flight football and more recently a television pundit. He is considered to be one of the finest goalscorers of his generation…more

2015
02.19

Seal

Seal - famouslefties.comSeal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel (born 19 February 1963 in Paddington, London, United Kingdom) is a British soul singer and songwriter, of Nigerian ethnicity. His name Olusegun means “God is victorious”. Known professionally by his first name, Seal is known for his numerous international hits and his marriage to German model Heidi Klum…more

2015
02.19

Tony Iommi

Tony Iommi - famouslefties.comFrancis Anthony “Tony” Iommi (born 19 February 1948, in Aston, Birmingham, England) is an English guitarist and songwriter best known as the founding member of pioneering heavy metal band Black Sabbath, and the sole constant band member through multiple personnel changes…more