Category Archives: Celebrities

First Lady Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama

First Lady of the United States

Born January 17, 1964

An American lawyer and writer, is the wife of the 44th and current President of the United States, Barack Obama, and the first African-American First Lady of the United States. Raised on the South Side of Chicago, Obama attended Princeton University and Harvard Law School before returning to Chicago to work at the law firm Sidley Austin, where she met her future husband. Subsequently, she worked as part of the staff of Chicago mayor Richard M. Daley, and for the University of Chicago Medical Center.

“My ancestors came here in chains.  My parents and grandparents knew the sting of segregation.”

First Lady Michelle Obama

Rudy Dee

Rudy Dee

My favorite actress Rudy Dee

Rest In Peace Ms. Dee

October 27, 1922 – June 11, 2014

Was an American actress, poet, playwright, screenwriter, journalist and activist. She is perhaps best known for co-starring in the films A Raisin in the Sun (1961), Do the Right Thing (1989), and American Gangster (2007) for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She was the recipient of Grammy, Emmy, Obie, Drama Desk, Screen Actors Guild Award, and Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Awards as well as the National Medal of Arts and the Kennedy Center Honors. She was married to actor Ossie Davis until his death in 2005.