FC: Famous figures | By Dalton U and Jacob S | Tadaaaaaaaaaa!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
1: by Dalton U I did Jerome Bettis, Marilyn manson, John Hancock, Travis Pastrona, and Theodore Roosevelt. | By: Jake S | I did Kurt Cobain, James Stewart, Sarah Winchester, and Henry Ford.
2: Kurt Cobain | Nirvana, the band Kurt Cobain was the vocals in. He committed suicide at age 27 with a shotgun blast to the head. He was also a heroin addict | By: Jake Schriver
4: Jerome Bettis | Jerome Bettis played football. His nickname was the Bus. Because he was constantly running other players to the ground. He was born in Detroit. He had played for many teams. He graduated from Notre Dame. He also played his first year in St.Louis. He was #36 for the Steelers. And he played for the Steelers for 6 years. He retired February 5,2006.
6: Marilyn Monroe | Marilyn Monroe was a famous actor. Her pretty face was know all over the world. And is still know today. As her well known her acting was just as famous. She had over 27awards in her honor. She has a star an the Hollywood walk of fame. She had 12 abortions by the time she was 29. But no such thing was recorded because they were illegal at the time. She was an orphan for some time till her aunt took her in. And yet she still lived her dreams.
8: Theodore Roosevelt | Theodore Roosevelt other wise known as Teddy Roosevelt. He was our 26th president. He was a rather large man. He was born in New York City 1858. He won the Nobel Prise. He became president in 1905 and served till 1909. In 1912 he ran for president again and did not prevail. At one point in his life he was shot in the chest. But with a speedy recovery. Yet he passed away in 1919.
10: James Stewart | By: Jake Schriver | The fastest man on the planet, James Stewart aka "Bubba" is the first African American to ever dominate in the sport of motocross. James was born on December 21, 1985. He has a phobia of being eaten by alligators and sharks. His parents sacrificed everything, even a house just to put him into motocross when he was at the age of 4 and spponsored by age of 7. James became extremely successful in racing and he won a lot. He has a younger brother Malcolm Stewart, Malcolm wants just as great as his older brother James.
12: Travis Pastrona | Travis Pastrona has been a motor cross rider for many years. He did the first ever motorcycle double back flip. Hes 27years old. He was born in1983. He is very famous for his ridding. He also does rally racing to. He is also on a famous show called Nitro Circus. Yet he is still young for his big stunts, he is still trying more crazier and deadlier stunts. Even tho he is a famous for motor
13: cycles he is a master at other things with motors as well.
14: Sarah Winchester | Sarah was born around the 1840 era. In 1862 she married a guy named William Wint Winchester in 1866 her daughter, Annie died of a disease. Sarah had now fell into a deep depression. In 1881, 15 years after Annie's death Sarah's husband died of tuberculosis. Sarah was told that her family was haunted | by spirits. She was led to believe that if she stopped adding on to her home she would die also. She began to hire workers to build extra rooms. The weirdest part is she had stairways and doors added on that didn't lead to any- where. The house is still located in San Jose, California. | By: Jake Schriver
16: John Hancock | John Hancock was born in January 12, 1773. He graduated at Harvard college. John is famous for being the first person to sing the Declaration of Independence. And he is also famous for singing it so big. Also he knew that for singing his name, not only cause it was so big but because he would be guilty for treason. He died October 8, 1793. He was a patriot. And he worked in the continental congress. He was a governor. And he was the president of the continental congress.
18: Henry Ford | Henry was born on July 30, 1863 in Dearborn, Michigan. Henry Ford was the first born child of William and Mary Ford. He grew up on a farm and at a young age enjoyed working on mechanical items. Henry did two things when he was older, repaired and operated steam engines. In 1888 Henry married a lady named Clara Bryant. Ford supported his family by running a sawmill. Henry became a Chief Engineer | in 1893. He began to use his time to build a motor vehicle. In 1896 his creation was built a four wheeled vehicle, the first! Cars were now in production, but how? Henry Ford create the assembly line, a fast moving belt getting stuff done faster. | By: Jake Schriver
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