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    George Lucas

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    The Life of George Lucas George Walton Lucas Jr. is an American born motion-picture director, producer, and screenwriter who originated several of the most popular films in history. This genius usually goes by the name George Lucas. He was born and raised Modesto, a small, quiet, farming town in California’s San Joaquin Valley, just east of San Francisco on May 14, 1944. George Lucas is widely known as the writer of the Star Wars film series,and the Indiana Jones trilogy. All his fame began with his first successful feature film being “American Graffiti”. This famed director is known to have a net worth of 5.1 billion USD as of 2015, according to Forbes magazine. Lucas studied in the University of Southern California/US Cinema, in 1966 he received a bachelor’s degree from USC. He is now 71 years old and has 4 children. The brilliant capabilities of technology that George Lucas has able to bring to audiences worldwide has forever changed…

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    In his essay “A Hanging,” published in 1931 in the British literary magazine, author George Orwell wanted to show how inhumane and cruel we tended to be so in a certain situation, and this inferred our relatively short life. Orwell uses descriptive words to try to help the readers create a nice vivid image in their minds of what is going on throughout the story. The author creates an atmosphere full of tension by a variation of participants. Although the guards belong to a group of civilized men…

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    George Wagner Essay

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    outlandishness of a character. George Wagner was a professional wrestler back then, which later became known as a golden era, during a time when kayfabe was alive and well (For those who don’t know wrestling terms, kayfabe essentially means that nobody knew professional wrestling was pre-determined). But when Wagner adopted his in-ring persona of “Gorgeous” George, both his and the sport’s popularity exploded. That’s right, watching wrestling used to be a household activity. What a time to be…

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    George Washington, Spymaster is a well known book written by Thomas Allen. This book takes place in the late 1700’s during the American Revolution George Washington Spymaster, Thomas Allen looks at some of the culvert techniques used by President George during the Revolutionary War. This award winning National Geographic book presents the unreported stories behind the American Revolution. George Washington, Spymasters is a remarkable and amusing record of the most essential parts of our…

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    George Washington was born on February 22, 1732. He was born in Pope’s Creek in Westmoreland County, Virginia. It is strenuous to figure out his actual birthday because he was born twenty years before the introduction to the calendar. Americans celebrate Washington's birthday the Monday before his actual birthday. When Washington was eleven his father, Augustine Washington, died leaving most of the property to George’s older brothers. Augustine married Washington's mother, Mary Ball, in 1731.…

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    of many other prominent American figures to lead the country toward stability. The presidency was a very unique concept at the time of the nation’s first election. As no other democratically selected leader existed in the world, there was no precedent of how such a leader would operate. Up unto this point, George Washington had proven his abilities as a general and subsequently as a leader. That being said, there were many dealings, including fiscal policy, with which Washington held no…

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    Our first president, George Washington’s, birth took place on February 22, 1732. Washington’s original birth place was in Pope’s Creek in Westmoreland County, Virginia. Washington's birthday is strenuous to figure out because he was born twenty years before the introduction to the calendar. Americans honor Washington's day of birth the Monday before his actual birthday. When Washington was eleven his father, Augustine Washington, died leaving most of the property to George’s older brothers.…

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    Georges Vanier Biography

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    Today marks the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Governor-General Georges-Phileas Vanier on March 5, 1967. The night before he had told Prime Minister Lester Pearson by phone that, though his health was frail, he was prepared to soldier on through Canada’s Centennial Year. But on Sunday morning, after Mass in the chapel he had installed in Rideau Hall when he began his term of office, he died. Vanier was the nineteenth person to hold the office of Governor-General of Canada and the first…

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    George Orwell, was a man ahead of his time. His life experiences caused to realize several facts of the world, and he wanted to help protect society from itself. He spent time around the globe, from Burma India to Barcelona Spain, he left the upper class to join the lower class and he spent time in war. To put it simply a total compilation of Orwell’s experiences, is not possible. George Orwell led what is seemingly a fantastic life and it is prevalent in his interactions, writing, and ideas.…

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    George Eastman, an American entrepreneur, was born July 12th 1854 in Waterville, New York. Two years after his father died the family moved to Rochester, New York where George dropped out of school aged 13 to work. He found a job at Rochester Savings Bank, earning the role of bookkeeper in 1877. Eastman was always careful around money, only spending it on his favourite hobby- photography. At age 24, George planned a trip to Santo Domingo, deciding to document it in pictures upon the suggestion…

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