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On this Day: November 30, 1825 | Birthday of William-Adolphe Bouguereau

30 November 1825: Birthday of William-Adolphe Bouguereau, French painter and educator (d. 1905) (Source) William-Adolphe Bouguereau (French pronunciation: ​[wiljam.adɔlf buɡ(ə)ʁo]; 30 November 1825 – 19 August 1905) was a French academic painter. In his realistic genre paintings he used mythological themes, making modern interpretations of classical subjects, with an emphasis onContinue Reading

On this Day: November 27, 1940 | Birthday of Bruce Lee

27 November 1940: Birthday of Bruce Lee, American-Chinese actor, martial artist, and screenwriter (d. 1973) (Source) Bruce Lee (Chinese: 李小龍; pinyin: Lǐxiǎolóng; November 27, 1940 – July 20, 1973), born Lee Jun-fan (Chinese: 李振藩; pinyin: Lǐzhènfān), was a Hong Kong American actor, director, martial artist, martial arts instructor and philosopher.[2]Continue Reading