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Dan O'Brien

By Team FosterClub — May 1, 2008

Dan O’Brien is considered by many as “the world’s greatest athlete”. His specialty is the decathlon, a collection of ten track events that includes the high jump, long jump, pole vault, javelin, discus, shot put, the 100, 400, 1500 meter runs, and... Read more

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Cher

By Team FosterClub — May 1, 2008

Cher, Cherilyn Sarkasian LaPiere was born on May 20, 1946 in El Centro, California. She was the only child of Georgia Holt and John Sarkasian, an Armenian farmer. Her mother divorced her dad while still pregnant with Cher. Cher’s mom, Georgia, was... Read more

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Carl Hancock Rux

By Team FosterClub — May 1, 2008

Carl Hancock Rux has a rich, deep, low toned, striking voice. Usually backed by a band and singers, he uses his gift of an unforgettable voice to perform poetry that he has written himself. To experience his powerful performances makes... Read more

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Billy Mills

By Team FosterClub — May 1, 2008

Many consider it the most sensational race ever run in Olympic History. It was the 10,000 meter race at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo. No American had ever won the event. And no American was expected to win the event that year. Australia’s Ron Clark... Read more

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Ben Nighthorse

By Team FosterClub — May 1, 2008

Elected by Colorado to the U.S. Senate in 1992, Ben Nighthorse Campbell was the first American Indian to serve in the Senate in more than 60 years. His own Senate website includes a brief biography: “born in Auburn, California on April 13, 1933, his... Read more

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Anthony "Cos" DiCosmo

By Team FosterClub — May 1, 2008

Anthony DiCosmo has managed to grab one of the 38 roster spots with the XFL's New York/New Jersey Hitmen, and he can thank a mother who's made him feel like one in a million. Or, specifically, one in 60, the number of foster children Petrina DiCosmo... Read more

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Allison Anders

By Team FosterClub — May 1, 2008

Sometimes the hard times foster kids go through are the very things that shape their success as adults. Allison Anders is a successful writer and director, one of the few women directors who have been able to sustain a career in independent film. In... Read more