Founding Guitarist for Hawkwind. 2012 was a tough year for Hawkwind… They lost their founding basist John Harrison as well
Fieger’s hit song in 1979 called “Sharona” was a track about one of Fieger’s real-life girlfriends.
In one of Doug Fieger’s last interviews in January, the singer seemed to be at peace when he spoke to the Detroit News:
“Everybody knows they’re going sooner or later. I don’t know any better than anyone else when I’m going. I’ve had 10 great lives. And I expect to have some more. I don’t feel cheated in any way, shape or form.”
Patrick Swayze: Born August 18, 1952 – september 14, 2009 Patrick Swayze got his first breaks in the mid 1980’s in the films “The Outsiders, Red Dawn and the TV mini-series North & South, but it was 1987’s Dirty Dancing that skyrocketed Swayze’s career which he followed with the 1990 major blockbuster opposite Demi Moore […]
Max Frische was one of the greatest of modern day Swiss writers and playwrights. His best works include Man in the Holocene, Homo Faber: a report, and I’m not stiller. Max Frische’s top three quotes: 1. “Technology is the knack of so arranging the world that we don’t have to experience it” 2. “Time does […]
Richard Feynman’s top 10 quotes “Physics is like sex: sure, it may give some practical results, but that’s not why we do it.” “I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something.” “You can know the name of a bird in all the languages of the world, but when […]
Soren Kierkegaard is best known as the Father of extistentialism – some of his most famous quotes include: “Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced”, “Once you label me you negate me” and “People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they […]
Passing away around the same time as Michael Jackson, I could not understand how deeply his death affected me…. I guess to me, Phil Harris epitomized the American work ethic and Hard Working and self reliant American small business man or woman. No matter how much our government attempts to stop this drive – there will always be Phil Harris’ that continue to fight and work till the day they die.
Born in London, Jill Ireland was best remembered for her many films with, and long marriage to Hollywood Icon Charles Bronson. Its hard to believe it has been 20 years since she lost her long courageous battle with cancer. Her two books openly dealing with this fight brought a great awareness to the world of the almost epedemic rise of breast cancer.
Jill Ireland Gallery
See the best Documentary on the life of Elizabeth Montgomery right here at LWT. From her birth into Hollywood royalty as the daughter of Robert Montgomery to her breaking out as an actress in her own right. The Biography Channel documentary available here is a wonderful look at a beautiful, funny and talented actress.