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Rene

(2 syl.). Le bon Roi René. Son of Louis II., Duc d'Anjou, Comte de Provence, father of Margaret of Anjou. The last minstrel monarch, just, joyous, and debonair; a friend to chase and t…

René Descartes

René Descartes is often called the father of modern science. He established a new, clear way of thinking about philosophy and science by rejecting all ideas based on assumptions or emotional beliefs …

René Auberjonois

René Auberjonois was a busy actor on stage and screen for thirty years before he played Odo, the shape-shifting constable on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993-99). He followed that in 2004 by taking th…

René Préval

René Garcia Préval is the president of Haiti. The son of a former agriculture minister there, he spent many years away from Haiti, studying in Belgium and working menial jobs in New York. He returne…

Renee Zellweger

Renee Zellweger won the Academy Award as best supporting actress for her role as plucky Ruby Thewes in the 2003 Civil War drama Cold Mountain. Zellweger is an athletic Texas native whose early roles …

Renee ELLMERS

ELLMERS, Renee, a Representative from North Carolina; born in Ironwood, Gogebic County, Mich., February 9, 1964; B.S., Oakland University, Rochester, Mich., 1990; registered nurse; hospital adm…

Rene Leblanc

Notary-public of Grand Pré (Nova Scotia), the father of twenty children and 159 grandchildren. (Longfellow: Evangeline.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894…

Rene Russo

A tall and sexy actress in the Geena Davis mold, Rene Russo has made a career out of playing brainy-but-nutty love interests in Hollywood action films and comedies. She began as a model, appearing in…

Rene Russo

Rene Russo actress Born: 2/17/1954 Birthplace: Burbank, California A model turned actress who was first spotted by a talent scout at a Rolling Stones concert. She worked for several yea…

Renee Zellweger

Renee Zellweger actress Born: 4/25/1969 Birthplace: Katy, Texas Zellweger graduated from the University of Texas, Austin, where she earned a B.A. in English. She gained critical notice …