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yusuf islam (aka cat stevens)

Yusuf Islam (aka Cat Stevens)

FAMED BRITISH #2 British Singer-Songwriter and Musician As one of pop's most creative talents, he sold over 40 million records and then turned his back on fame, changed his religion and his name.  In 1948, Stephen...
turia pitt

TURIA PITT

FAMED AUSTRALIANS #4 BURNED ALIVE WHILST TAKING PART IN AN AUSTRALIAN MARATHON. With fire season upon us, my thoughts turn to a story about unbelievable courage, supernatural strength and the sheer determination of a young woman,...
kate bush

KATE BUSH (CBE)

FAMED BRITTISH #1 ENGLISH SINGER / SONGWRITER / MUSICIAN AND RECORD PRODUCER Catherine “Kate” Bush was born 30 July 1958 in Welling, Northwest Kent to parents Robert Bush and Hannah Daly. She has two older brothers...
menzies, sir robert gordon

MENZIES, Sir Robert Gordon

FAMED AUSTRALIANS #2 UNITED AUSTRALIA/LIBERAL PARTY The peoples prime minister Kooyong District 1934 – 1966 Menzies held office from 1939 to 1941 and again from 1949 – 1966. Collectively, you could say he was in office for a...
sir eric herbert pearce obe

SIR ERIC HERBERT PEARCE OBE

FAMED AUSTRALIANS #1 Based on research and my personal relationship with Sir Eric. As a Catering and Hotel Management student at William Angliss College, we were encouraged to gain employment outside of school hours in our...
hutchence michael

HUTCHENCE MICHAEL / TIGER LILLY

FAMED AUSTRALIANS #3 FRONTMAN, AUSSIE ROCK GROUP INXS Twenty- Five Years of Pain It’s been 25 years since the tragic death of rock star Michael Hutchence and Tiger is the little girl whose parents tragically never got...
melburnians continue lockdown but how is it affecting your well being?

MELBURNIANS CONTINUE LOCKDOWN but how is it affecting your well being?

The Covid 19 pandemic is having a detrimental effect on the mental health of not only Melbournians, but the general population worldwide. UNDERSTANDING THE SYMPTOMS The experts insist that the only way to contain the virus...
richmond tigers granny winners 2020

RICHMOND TIGERS GRANNY WINNERS 2020

The anticipation of AFL Grand Final day builds as thousands of fans descend on the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on that “One Day in September”. It's a day where history is made, where legends...
Thailand Cave Rescue

Thailand Cave Rescue

Whilst the world looks on in great anticipation, we must not forget those who are defying the odds and risking their own lives to free 12 children ranging in age between 11 and 16...
Vanessa Amorosi  (australian Singer/musician)

Vanessa Amorosi (Australian Singer/Musician)

A section of this article was written based on many conversations with Vanessa's late father some time ago Frank Amorosi and an interview with her former manager Jack Strom and I thank him for...