Shakira in her "Whenever, Wherever" music video
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On August 27 Shakira released her English-debut single, “Whenever, Wherever” …

On August 27, 2001, Latin superstar Shakira released her English-debut single, “Whenever, Wherever,” from her third studio and English-language debut album, “Laundry Service.” The single, who Shakira helped write, emphasizes how fate has lead her to find her significant other. Like many of Shakira’s music, it heavily features distinct South American elements, with Shakira incorporating…

Tim Burton
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On August 25 Tim Burton was born …

On August 25, 1958, Tim Burton was born. The director and producer is best known for his theatrical work that include elements of goth, horror, as well as fantasy. Some of his most notable films include but not limited to: “Beetlejuice,” “Edward Scissorhands,” “The Nightmare Before Christmas,” “Batman” and its sequel “Batman Returns,” “Sleepy Hollow,”…

Christina Aguilera in the music video for "Genie in a Bottle"
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On August 24, 15 years ago, Christina Aguilera released her debut album …

On August 24, 1999, Christina Aguilera released her self-titled debut album, “Christina Aguilera.” Following the success of her recording the title track for the Disney film “Mulan,” “Reflection,” Aguilera, alongside RCA Records, began work on her debut album. Upon its release, having achieved momentum with the number-one hit single, “Genie in a Bottle,” Aguilera’s album…

Kobe Bryant
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On August 23 Kobe Bryant was born …

On August 23, 1978, Kobe Bryant was born. The NBA player, who entered the league straight out of high school, is best known for his basketball career with the Los Angeles Lakers, spanning 18 years. Throughout his career, he has won five NBA championships, is a four time All-Star MVP Award recipient, a two-time Olympic…

Kim Cattrall
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On August 21 Kim Cattrall was born ..

On August 21, 1956, Kim Cattrall was born. Even though she has had an extensive film and television career, debuting in 1975 and 1977 respectively, Cattrall is best known for playing the role of Samantha Jones on the acclaimed television series, “Sex and the City,” based on the book of the same name by Candace…