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Ana Hickmann

Blue-eyed and six feet tall, Ana Hickmann followed Gisele Bundchen and Adriana Lima in the parade of Brazilian supermodels of the early 21st century. Hickmann's long legs are particularly famous. Acc…

Ana Betancourt

Name at birth: Ana Betancourt AgramonteAna Betancourt became a national heroine in Cuba because of her work as a Mambista -- a woman rebel against the Spanish colonialists. She was a pioneer in women'…

Women Political Leaders —Historical and Current

The following table lists the current and historical female political leaders of the countries of the world, according to country name, woman's name, political title, and years in power, including Q…

Santa Ana Winds

Mysterious autumn winds that warm southern California by Liz Olson California Related Links Worst U.S. Forest Fires Disasters California In autumn, we often hear…

Ana Claudia Michels

Ana Claudia Michels is revered in Brazil as a top model and proud native daughter, much like fellow model Gisele Bundchen. Michels has appeared internationally as a runway model and in fashion magazin…

Ana Beatriz Barros

Known for her plush lips and sultry dark green eyes, Ana Beatriz Barros was "discovered by a scout on a beach in Rio," according to Sports Illustrated. She kicked off her career by placing second in …

Historical Allusions

Benedict Arnold: Benedict Arnold (1741–1801), was a successful general for the American colonies during the Revolutionary War before switching sides and fighting for the British. His nam…

U.S. Historical Monuments

Explore a variety of facts, images, and the significance of some of the most famous landmarks and monuments, including the Statue of Liberty, Mount Rushmore, and the White House. The Statue …

Lowell National Historical Park

Lowell National Historical Park Lowell, Massachusetts In the 1830s the mills in the booming industrial town of Lowell employed women almost exclusively. Thousands of young women left their far…