The Different Faces of Famous Michael Part 1
MICHAEL is a popular name for a boy that was derived from the Hebrew mikhael (who is like God?). The name is borne in the Bible by one of the seven archangels. He is the one closest to God and is responsible for carrying out God's judgments. Biblical: Michael is the archangel (chief or principal angel) who defeats the dragon. He and Gabriel are angels given personal names in the canonical Bible. Many saints, emperors, and kings have borne the name, and there are many variants, male and female. Michiel, the Gaelic spelling, is frequently used.
Here are the list of some famous Michael:
MICHAEL Connell Biehn was born July 31, 1956 in Aniston, Alabama, United States. He is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in James Cameron's science fiction action films The Terminator,Aliens, and The Abyss. He has also acted in other genres in such films asTombstone, The Rock, and Planet Terror.
MICHAEL Rubens Bloomberg was born February 14, 1942 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. He is the incumbent and 108thMayor of New York City. He is the 8th richest person in the United States with personal wealth of US$18 billion in 2010. He is the founder and 88% owner of Bloomberg L.P., a financial news and information services media company.
MICHAEL Bolton was born February 26, 1953 in New Haven, Connecticut, United States. He is an American singer-songwriter and a former hard rock singer. He is best known for his soft rock ballads and tenor vocals. His achievements include selling many albums, eight top ten albums, two number one singles on the Billboard charts, and awards from both the American Music Awards and Grammy Awards.
MICHAEL Steven Bublé was born September 9, 1975 in the city of Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada. He is a Canadian singer-songwriter and actor. He has won several awards, including two Grammy Awards and multiple Juno Awards. His first album reached the top ten in the UK and Canada. He found worldwide commercial success with his 2005 album It's Time, and his 2007 album Call Me Irresponsible was an even bigger success, reaching number one on the Canadian Albums Chart, the U.S. Billboard 200 chart, the Australian ARIA Albums Chart and the European charts.
MICHAEL Carlisle Hall was born February 1, 1971 in Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. He is an American actor whose television roles include David Fisher on the HBO drama series Six Feet Under and Dexter Morgan on the Showtime series Dexter. In 2010, Hall won a Golden Globe award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in Dexter.
Sir MICHAEL Caine, was born Maurice Joseph Micklewhite on March 14, 1933 in London, England, United Kingdom . He is an English film actor. Caine has appeared in over 100 films and is one of only two actors to have been nominated for an Academy Award for acting (leading or supporting) in every decade from the 1960s to the 2000s (Jack Nicholson being the other). Caine was knighted in 2000 by Queen Elizabeth II, in recognition of his contribution to cinema.
MICHAEL Chabon was born May 24, 1963 in Washington D.C., United States. He is an American author and "one of the most celebrated writers of his generation", according to The Virginia Quarterly Review. Chabon's first novel, The Mysteries of Pittsburgh (1988), was published when he was 25 and catapulted him to literary celebrity. In 2000, Chabon published The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, a critically acclaimed novel that John Leonard, in a 2007 review of a later novel, called Chabon's magnum opus; it received the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2001 (see: 2001 in literature).
MICHAEL Te-Pei Chang (Zhāng Dépéi; in traditional Chinese) was born February 22, 1972, in Hoboken, New Jersey, United States. He is a former professional tennis player from the United States. He is best remembered for becoming the youngest-ever male player to win a Grand Slam singles title when he won the French Open in 1989 at the age of 17. Chang was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2008.
MICHAEL Chertoff was born November 28, 1953 in Elizabeth, New Jersey. He was the second United States Secretary of Homeland Security on February 15, 2005 under President George W. Bush and co-author of the USA PATRIOT Act.
MICHAEL Charles Chiklis was born August 30, 1963 in Lowell, Massachusetts is an American actor, voice actor, occasional director and television producer. He is known for starring in the TV series The Commish (1991–1996) and The Shield (2002–2008) as well as for his role as The Thing in the Fantastic Four film series. At age 20, Chiklis shaved his head to look like male-pattern baldness for the part of a 65-year-old man in You Can't Take It With You.
MICHAEL ("Mick") Collins “The Big Fella” was born on the 16th of October 1890 in Clonakilty, County Cork, Ireland and died 22nd of August 1922 in Béal na mBláth, County Cork, Ireland . He was an Irish revolutionary leader, Minister for Finance and MP for Cork South in the First Dáil of 1919, Director of Intelligence for the IRA, and member of the Irish delegation during the Anglo-Irish Treaty negotiations. Subsequently he was both Chairman of the Provisional Government and Commander-in-chief of the National Army.
MICHAEL Connelly was born July 21, 1956 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. He is an American author of detective novels and other crime fiction, notably those featuring LAPD Detective Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch. His books, which have been translated into 35 languages, have garnered him every major award in his genre. Connelly was the President of the Mystery Writers of America from 2003 to 2004. Connelly has won every major award given to mystery writers.
John MICHAEL Crichton,M.D. was born October 23, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, , United States and died November 4, 2008 in Los Angeles, California, best known as Michael Crichton, was an American author, producer, director, and screenwriter, best known for his work in the science fiction, medical fiction, and thriller genres. His books have sold over 150 million copies worldwide, and many have been adapted into films. In 1994, Crichton became the only creative artist ever to have works simultaneously charting at #1 in television, film, and book sales (with ER, Jurassic Park, and Disclosure, respectively).
MICHAEL Ellis DeBakey was born as Michel Dabaghi in Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States on September 7, 1908 and died on July 11, 2008 in Houston, Texas, United States. He was a world-renowned Lebanese-American cardiac surgeon, innovator, scientist, medical educator, and international medical statesman. DeBakey was the chancellor emeritus of Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas and director of The Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center and senior attending surgeon of The Methodist Hospital in Houston.
MICHAEL Saul Dell was born February 23, 1965 in Houston, Texas, United States. He is an American business magnate and the founder and chief executive officer of Dell Inc. He is one of the richest people in the world, with a net worth of US$13.5 billion in 2010.
MICHAEL Kirk Douglas was born September 25, 1944 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. He is an American actor and producer, primarily in movies and television. He has won three Golden Globes and two Academy Awards, first as producer of 1975's Best Picture, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest and as Best Actor in 1987 for his role in Wall Street. Douglas received the AFI Life Achievement Award in 2009.
MICHAEL Stanley Dukakis was born November 3, 1933 in Brookline Massachusetts, United States. He served as the 65th and 67th Governor of Massachusetts from 1975–1979 and from 1983–1991, and was the Democratic presidential nominee in 1988. He was the second Greek American governor in U.S. history after Spiro Agnew. Dukakis is married to Katharine D. (Kitty) Dukakis.
MICHAEL Dammann Eisner was born March 7, 1942 in Mount Kisco, New York, United States. During the 1970s and early '80s Eisner earned his reputation as a keen businessman, first as a programming director for ABC television and then as president of Paramount movie studios. He took charge of Disney in 1984 and turned it into a media giant whose interests included movies, sports franchises, theme parks and television networks (including Eisner's former employer, ABC).
MICHAEL Faraday, FRS was born September 22, 1791 in Newington Butts, England. He died August 25,1867 in Hampton Court, England. He was an English chemist and physicist (ornatural philosopher, in the terminology of the time) who contributed to the fields of electromagnetism and electrochemistry.
MICHAEL Ryan Flatley was born July 16, 1958 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He is an American-Irish step dancer, choreographer, musician and occasional television presenter. He became internationally known for creating Irish dance shows Riverdance, Lord of the Dance, Feet of Flames, and Celtic Tiger.