On April 17 Victoria Beckham was born…

On April 17, 1974 Victoria Beckham was born. Besides being a well-respected fashion designer, she is best known for being a member of the pop group Spice Girls. As part of the Spice Girls, Beckham was known as “Posh Spice” due to her demeanor and style. The group itself sold over 80 million records worldwide,…

On April 16 Selena was born…

On April 16, 1971 Grammy Award-winning Selena Quintanilla-Perez, better known as simply Selena, was born. Selena was often called “The Queen of Tejano music.” Throughout the 90s she achieved 14 top 10 singles in the Billboard Latin charts and was labeled by Billboard as the “Top Latin artist of the 90s.” Some of her most…

On April 15 Janet Jackson released “Nasty”…

On April 15, 1986 Janet Jackson released the single “Nasty” from her album, “Control.” The single has been one of Janet Jackson’s most signature songs, particularly due to the line, “My first name ain’t baby, it’s Janet – Miss Jackson if you’re nasty,” which has been cemented in pop culture as a catchphrase. It was…

On April 14 Sarah Michelle Gellar was born…

On April 14, 1977 Sarah Michelle Gellar was born. Sarah Michelle Gellar is best known for playing the title character, Buffy Summers, on “Buffy The Vampire Slayer.” “Buffy The Vampire Slayer”, created by Joss Whedon (director of “The Avengers” films), lasted seven seasons, and gained Gellar recognition for playing a strong female character, as well…

On April 13 Thomas Jefferson was born…

On April 13, 1745 former President of the United States and Founding Father, Thomas Jefferson was born.  Besides being the third president of the United States, as well as a Founding Father, he is best known as being the principle author of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Before becoming the United States President, he…

On April 10 Mandy Moore was born…

On April 10, 1984 singer and actress Amanda “Mandy” Moore was born.  She first entered the public eye with her debut single, “Candy,” in 1999 when she was 15 years old. Her debut album, “So Real,” was soon released afterwards, eventually being certified platinum.  Music video to 1999’s “Candy”: Aside from singing, Moore has ventured…