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The Rolling Stones Story (TV Documentary) 1

The Rolling Stones Story (TV Documentary)

In 1962, one of the most successful and critically acclaimed rock bands of all time, the Rolling Stones was started in London. Named after the Muddy Waters song “Rollin’ Stone,” the original band included frontman Mick·
Eminem: Behind the Lyrics (FULL DOCUMENTARY) 3

Eminem: Behind the Lyrics (FULL DOCUMENTARY)

Rapper, record producer and songwriter Marshall Bruce Mathers III, commonly known as Eminem was born in 1972 in Kansas City, USA. Having sold over 100 million albums worldwide, he is regarded as one of the best selling artists in the world and·
Life of Martin Scorsese 4

Life of Martin Scorsese

Martin Scorsese is an American filmmaker and historian, whose career spans more than 50 years. Scorsese’s body of work addresses such themes as Italian-American identity (most notably Sicilian), Roman Catholic concepts of guilt·
Life of Fidel Castro 5

Life of Fidel Castro

Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was a Cuban communist revolutionary and politician who governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976 to 2008. A Marxist–Leninist and Cuban nationalist, Castro·
Life of Johnny Cash 6

Life of Johnny Cash

The life and work of Johny Cash I Am Johnny Cash Documentary Johnny Cash The Last Great American Documentary profiling the life of legendary country music star Johnny Cash, who died in 2003 shortly after completing the retrospective Unearthed,·
Life of Stanley Kubirk 7

Life of Stanley Kubirk

Stanley Kubrick was an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. He is frequently cited as one of the greatest and most influential filmmakers in cinematic history. His films, which are mostly adaptations of novels or short stories,·
Life of Abraham Lincoln 8

Life of Abraham Lincoln

“With malice toward none; with charity for all; with firmness in the right, as God gives us to see the right, let us strive on to finish the work we are in; to bind up the nation’s wounds…. ” – Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was born Feb 12, 1809,·
Life of Martin Luther King 9

Life of Martin Luther King

Martin Luther King Jr was one of America’s most influential civil rights activists. His passionate, but non-violent protests, helped to raise awareness of racial inequalities in America, leading to significant political change. Martin·
Life of Nelson Mandela 10

Life of Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013) was a South African political activist who spent over 20 years in prison for his opposition to the apartheid regime; he was released in 1990. In 1994, Mandela was later elected the first leader of a democratic South·
Life of Mahatma Gandhi 11

Life of Mahatma Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an eminent freedom activist and an influential political leader who played a dominant role in India’s struggle for independence. Gandhi is known by different names, such as Mahatma (a great soul), Bapuji·
Leonardo Da Vinci's Masterpiece 12

Leonardo Da Vinci’s Masterpiece

Leonardo was born on April 15, 1452, “at the third hour of the night” in the Tuscan hill town of Vinci, in the lower valley of the Arno River in the territory of Florence. He was the illegitimate son of Messer Piero Fruosino di Antonio·
Life of Conor McGregor 13

Life of Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor is an Irish professional mixed martial artist who is currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). He is presently the UFC Lightweight Champion and former UFC Featherweight Champion. Over the course of·
Life of Alexander the Great 14

Life of Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great (356 BC – 323 BC) was perhaps the greatest military commander of all time. During one decade, he conquered all of the known world leaving one of the world’s most extensive empires.Alexander was born in the northern Greek·
Life of Muhammad Ali 15

Life of Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali was an Olympic and World Champion boxer, who also had a unique personality, based on self-belief and strong religious and political convictions.  In 1999, Ali was crowned “Sportsman of the Century” by Sports Illustrated. He·
Life of Scott Storch 16

Life of Scott Storch

Scott Storch’s knack for laying down dazzling keyboard lines led to a burgeoning career as a musically blessed producer by the early 2000s after aligning himself with production duties for high-profile rappers such as Snoop Dogg and·
Life of Hans Zimmer 17

Life of Hans Zimmer

German-born composer Hans Zimmer is recognized as one of Hollywood’s most innovative musical talents. He featured in the music video for The Buggles’ single “Video Killed the Radio Star”, which became a worldwide·
Life of Mick Jagger 18

Life of Mick Jagger

Mick Jagger is one of the most influential artists in the history of rock and roll. This famous, pouty idol of rock and roll is not only a musician, but has also dabbled with songwriting and acting. Known for his showmanship, Jagger is today, one·
Life of Bob Dylan 19

Life of Bob Dylan

One of the major figures of the folk and pop music movement in the United States, Bob Dylan is not just a singer or song-writer—he is an institution in himself. With a career spanning over five decades, Dylan has been the darling of generations·
Life of Jim Morrison 20

Life of Jim Morrison

Jim Morrison gave birth to Rock music, one of the most popular genres of music. Jim is known both as a lead singer for his band ‘Doors’ and also for his personal singles and albums. Even with the sudden changes in the music genres, Morrison will·
Life of Marlon Brando 21

Life of Marlon Brando

Marlon Brando was an American actor, considered to be one of the greatest and most influential actors of all time. The main male sex symbol in Hollywood during the mid-1950s, Brando was more than a film personality—he was a cultural icon and·
Life of Bruce Lee 22

Life of Bruce Lee

Joe Lewis quote, “If Bruce Lee wasn’t the greatest martial artist of all time, then certainly he is the number one candidate” suffices Bruce Lee’s contribution as a martial artist to the world. A film actor and instructor of the combat·
Life of Bill Hicks 23

Life of Bill Hicks

Bill Hicks was an American stand-up comedian and social critic, one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century. He was considered as one of the masters of dark and observational comedy. He was drawn to comedy from an early age and·
Life of Nicolaus Copernicus 24

Life of Nicolaus Copernicus

Most popularly known by his surname, Nicolaus Copernicus is considered by many to be father of modern astronomy. He is known for being the first to go public with heliocentric theory in his work ‘De revolutionibus’ or ‘About Revolutions’;·
Life of Niels Bohr 25

Life of Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr was a Noble Prize winning Danish physicist who did pioneering work in quantum theory and in contributing to the understanding of atomic structure. Born to a highly influential and well educated famil, he is regarded as one of the·
Life of Roger Federer 26

Life of Roger Federer

Deemed by tennis pundits as the greatest player of all time, Federer is known for his prompt speed, fluid play and exceptional shot making. His power packed smashes, excellent footwork and efficient techniques not only made him win matches·
Life of Marie Curie 27

Life of Marie Curie

Marie Curie has a number of ‘firsts’ and ‘only’ to her credit – she was the first woman ever to win a Nobel Prize, the first female professor at the University of Paris, the first woman to be entombed on her own merits in the Pantheon in Paris, the·
Life of Richard Feynman 28

Life of Richard Feynman

Richard Feynman was an American physicist specializing in quantum mechanics, quantum electrodynamics, and particle physics. After growing up in Queens, New York City, he went on to receive his undergraduate degree from the Massachusetts·
Life of Edward Snowden 29

Life of Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden is an American computer professional and former American National Security Agency subcontractor, who blew the whistle about many of his employer’s ‘unethical’ activities. The reason he gave for the leaks was that ‘their·
Life of Charlie Chaplin 30

Life of Charlie Chaplin

One of the most popular and legendary comedians, the name of Charlie Chaplin is eternally synonymous with comedy and humour. He was easily one of the greatest stars in the silent film era and left audiences in a riot of laughter with his rib-tickling·
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