This collection is arranged in alphabetical order and is by no means complete. He was a crucial figure in the transitional period between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western classical music, and remains one of the most acclaimed and influential of all composers. The photographer who took this shot, George Hurrell, was responsible for many of the “glamour shots” in Hollywood in the 1930’s and 1940’s. Napoleon arranged a coup d’etat which brought him to power in 1799.
We encourage you to post comments as to which portraits we’ve missed, that you feel should be part of this collection. Only in later years would his work be recognized as art. Five years after that he crowned himself as Emperor of France. He acquired the now-famous nickname from his friend Gavin Friday, who dubbed him “Bono Vox”.
We want you to come away with a sense of what made each portrait unique and memorable, and incorporate these concepts into your own portraits. Allen is a celebrated movie director, playwright, and comedy writer who was responsible for such great movies as “Annie Hall”. Louis Armstrong was a jazz musician that sang vocals and played various instruments, including the trumpet as pictured. His Napoleonic Code is still being used as a basis for law in many countries. Bono is not only known for being the front man for the rock band U2, but as a tireless and effective political activist for causes such as world hunger, apartheid, and AIDS. Photographer: Ricardo Stuckert The gangster was one of the the most famous people in the US. The former head of government of Cuba, a position that he held for 50 years.The fear of Friday the 13th is also called friggatriskaidekaphobia or paraskevidekatriaphobia. Friggatriskaidekaphobia comes from is another way of saying 13.Experts say that friggatriskaidekaphobia affects millions of people and estimate that businesses, especially airlines suffer from severe losses on Friday the 13th.Triskaidekaphobia, or the fear of the number 13, is even more widespread.So much so that many high-rise buildings, hotels, and hospitals skip the 13th floor and many airports do not have gates numbered 13.According to Clarke, the song was written "in about five minutes".