Biography

A biography is the story of a person’s life, told by someone else. It’s fascinating to know details about a person’s birthplace, early childhood, education, including their work experience. Most importantly, we learn about their rich history and the interesting ways they continue to make a difference in our lives today.

“When you write biographies, whether it’s about Ben Franklin or Einstein, you discover something amazing: They are human.” – Walter Isaacson, American writer and biographer

Slam Dunk of 1986. Spud Webb

The defending NBA Slam Dunk Champion of 1986 was Dominique Wilkins. Like many spectators, Dominique had never seen Spud Webb dunk before. Spud’s listed height of 5’7” compared to Dominique’s height of 6’8″ looked almost impossible to challenge. Despite being… Read More ›