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Salem Witch Trials: Sarah Good

Salem Witch Trials in History and Literature An Undergraduate Course, University of Virginia Spring Semester 2001 Sarah Good was born in 1653 to a well off innkeeper named John Solart. However, her father's estate was tied up in litigation that left Good virtually nothing. Her first marriage was to a poor indentured servant named Daniel Poole who died in debt in 1686. Her second marriage to William Good was doomed from the outset because the couple had to pay for the debts of first husband Poole. The Goods were homeless, renting rooms in other people's houses, and they had two young children.

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Ankita Lokhande and Sushant Singh Rajput – secretly married?

Ankita Lokhande Biography / Family:The beauty queen of the Indian Television industry, Ankita Lokhande, popularly known as Archana Maanav Deshmukh was born on 19th December in the year 1985. She hails from Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India. Ankita was always keen on choosing acting as her career option. She thereby left her studies after class 10 and moved to Mumbai in 2005 to try her hand at acting. She has got two brothers. Ankita shares a very healthy bonding with her mom. Her mother is more like a friend to her. Her nickname is Anki, Mint and Puja.

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Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana Biography

Fashion designers Born Domenico Dolce, August 13, 1958, in Polizzi Generosa, Sicily. Born Stefano Gabbana, November 14, 1962, in Milan, Italy. Education: Gabbana attended university in Milan. Addresses: Office —Headquarters Via Santa Cecilia, 7 20122 Milan, Italy. Founders and fashion designers for Dolce & Gabbana, 1985—; launched Dolce & Gabbana women's collection, 1986; launched beachwear line, 1988; launched lingerie line, 1989; opened first boutique in Japan, 1989; launched Dolce & Gabbana men's collection, 1990; opened first boutique in Milan, 1990; released Dolce & Gabbana perfume, 1992; launched D&G men's collection, D&G women's collection, home collection, and Dolce & Gabbana for men cologne, 1994; launched jeans and eye wear lines, 1996; released By for women and By for men fragrances, 1997; released DG Feminine and DG Masculine fragrances, 1998; released Light Blue for women fragrance, 2001; released Sicily for women fragrance, 2003; opened first stand-alone store, London, England, 2004.

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Mahathir Mohamad

PeopleNostalgiaCelebrityHistory & CultureCrime & ScandalVideo PeopleNostalgiaCelebrityHistory & CultureCrime & ScandalVideo NameMahathir MohamadOccupationPrime MinisterBirth DateDecember 20, 1925 (age 91)Education University of Malaya Place of BirthAlor Setar, Kedah, MalaysiaAKAMahathir bin MohamadMahathir MohamadFull NameDatuk Seri Mahathir bin MohamadZodiac SignSagittarius Mahathir Mohamad was the fourth prime minister of Malaysia, holding office from 1981 to 2003. He improved the economy and was a champion of developing nations. Mahathir Mohamad was born in 1925 in Alor Setar, Malaysia.

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My Way

Wow, I don't know whether to give this one star or five. It's a total train wreck and is really badly written. He repeats himself in the same paragraph, loves run on sentences, and rambles on with stories that have no point ("This guy is a good friend. Last year we went out to his private island for vacation. It was fun". The end. ) He also has a tendency to reference stories he doesn't tell ("That was quite a night. What a story. " The end. )He mentions people that he doesn't introduce until chaptWow, I don't know whether to give this one star or five.

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About Daniel

Daniel Kolenda is a modern missionary evangelist who has led more than 19-million people to Christ face-to face through massive open-air evangelistic campaigns in some of the most dangerous, difficult and remote locations on earth. As the successor to world renowned Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke, Daniel is the president and CEO of Christ for All Nations; a ministry which has conducted some of the largest evangelistic events in history, has published over 190 million books in 104 languages and has offices in 10 nations around the world. He also hosts an internationally syndicated television program.

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Some timeless songs of Jagjit Kaur

I would have written on Jagjit Kaur at some uncertain time in future. That I am doing it now owes it to my friend Subodh Agrawal, a regular visitor to my blog. His glowing reference to Jagjit Kaur in my last blog on Subir Sen touched a chord in me – I am also a huge fan of her songs. I also realized this was the right time when I was on minor singers like Kamal Barot and Subir Sen. In fact I feel very awkward to describe them as ‘minor’ singers, just because they did not sing too many songs. I would describe her more appropriately as a ‘niche’ singer, whose few songs have made her immortal.

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Eden Kane | Biography & History | AllMusic

Eden Kane was one of England's pre-Beatles teen idols, part of the same wave of youthful pop/rockers that produced John Leyton, Adam Faith, et al. His main impact on music was confined to the early '60s, although he was popular enough to have enjoyed 40 years in the music business. He was born Richard Graham Sarstedt in New Delhi, India, on March 29, 1941 (some sources say 1942) to Albert and Coral Sarstedt -- both of his parents were civil servants. The family moved to Kurseong near Darjeeling, in the shadow of Mt. Everest, where they took over management of a tea plantation.

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How Sedona Arizona Got Its Name Sedona Schnebly 1877- 1950

Sedona Arabella Miller was born in February of 1877 in the area that would become Gorin, Missouri. Many people asked Sedona's mother, Amanda Miller, where the unusual name came from, and Amanda always said that she had made the name up. Sedona took the name of "Dona" which most people called her, all her life. After attending finishing school where she had learned social graces and how to play the piano, Sedona married Theodore Carleton (T C) Schnebly when she was 20, over the objection of her parents. The objection? T C was a Presbyterian and the Miller family was Methodist.

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Mike Silverman dies at 90; touted himself as

The son of a sweatshop tailor, he started life living above a pickle shop in the Bronx and ended it owning a Cape Cod-style home on a stretch of Malibu called Billionaire's Beach. April 25, 2010|By Valerie J. Nelson, Los Angeles Times For decades, Mike Silverman touted himself as "the Realtor to the stars," drawing swoons from the news media here and abroad both for his movie-star clientele and his movie-star looks. In his case, the nickname wasn't just a publicist's creation but a reflection of star-studded fact. He had catered to a seemingly endless string of A-list celebrities that started, according to Silverman, when he sold Frank Sinatra's house to Cary Grant.

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