María Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado García, better known as Katy Jurado, was a Mexican actress of film and theater. Jurado began her acting career in Mexico, she achieved some renown in her country's cinema during the period known as the Golden Age of Mexican cinema. In 1951, she began her Hollywood career, she acted in notable Western films of the 1960s. An exotic beauty, Jurado specialized in interpretations of complex and sexualized women, her talent for playing a variety of characters helped pave the way for Mexican actresses in American cinema. She was the first Latin American actress nominated for an Oscar, as Best Supporting Actress for her work in Broken Lance, was the first to win a Golden Globe Award, for her performance in High Noon. María Cristina Estela Marcela Jurado García, known from early childhood as "Katy", was born on January 16, 1924, in Guadalajara, Mexico, the daughter of Luis Jurado Ochoa, a lawyer, Vicenta García, a singer. Jurado's younger brothers were Óscar Sergio, her mother was a singer who worked for the Mexican radio station XEW.
Her mother was sister of Mexican musician Belisario de Jesús García, author of popular Mexican songs such as "Las Cuatro Milpas". Jurado's cousin Emilio Portes Gil was President of Mexico. Jurado studied at a school run by nuns in the Guadalupe Inn neighborhood of Mexico City, studied to be a bilingual secretary; as a teenager, she was invited to work as an actress by producers and filmmakers, among them Emilio Fernández, who offered her a role in his first movie, The Isle of Passion. Although her godfather was Mexican actor Pedro Armendáriz, her parents never gave their consent. Another filmmaker interested in her was Mauricio de la Serna, who offered her a role in the film No matarás, she signed the contract without authorization from her parents, when they found out, they threatened to send her to a boarding school in Monterrey. Around this time she married him soon afterwards, her marriage was motivated by the desire to continue a career as an actress and to escape the yoke of her parents.
Velazquez was the father of Victor Hugo and Sandra. The marriage ended in 1943. No matarás was the first in a series of Mexican films, she specialized in playing seductive women. Jurado said: She appeared in sixteen more films over the next seven years in what film historians have named the Golden Age of Mexican cinema, she acted alongside acclaimed Mexican film stars such as Pedro Infante, Sara Montiel, Pedro Armendáriz and many others. In 1953 she starred in Luis Buñuel's film El Bruto, for which she received an Ariel Award for Best Supporting Actress, Mexico's equivalent of an Academy Award. In addition to acting, Jurado worked as a movie columnist, radio reporter and bullfight critic to support her family, she was on assignment when filmmaker Budd Boetticher and actor John Wayne spotted her at a bullfight. Neither knew. However, a professional bullfighter, cast Jurado in his 1951 film Bullfighter and the Lady, opposite Gilbert Roland, as the wife of an aging matador, she had rudimentary English language skills, memorized and delivered her lines phonetically.
Despite this handicap, her strong performance brought her to the attention of Hollywood producer Stanley Kramer, who cast her in the classic Western High Noon, starring Gary Cooper and Grace Kelly. Jurado learned to speak English for the role and taking classes two hours a day for two months, she played former love of reluctant hero Cooper's Will Kane. She earned a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and gained notice in the American movie industry. In 1953 she had a role in Arrowhead with Charlton Heston and Jack Palance, playing an evil Comanche woman, the love interest of Heston's character. In 1954, Jurado was chosen to play Spencer Tracy's Comanche wife in the film Broken Lance, directed by Edward Dmytryk; the role had been intended for Dolores del Río, but the U. S. government, accusing del Rio of being a communist sympathizer at the height of the McCarthy era, refused permission for her to work in the United States. Jurado was selected for the role, despite the resistance of the studio because of her youth.
But after viewing footage of her scenes, studio executives were impressed and their objections vanished. Her performance garnered an Academy Award nomination. Jurado was the first Latin American actress to compete for the Oscar statuette. In the same year, Jurado appeared with Kirk Douglas in the Henry Hathaway film The Racers. In 1955, Jurado filmed Trial, directed by Mark Robson, with Glenn Ford, it was a drama about a Mexican boy accused of raping a white girl, with Jurado playing the mother of the accused. For this role she was again nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress. In the same year, she traveled to Italy for the filming of Trapeze, directed by Carol Reed, with Burt Lancaster and Tony Curtis. Though the theater did not interest her, Jurado agree to star in The Best House in Naples, a play by Eduardo de Filippo, opposite Raf Vallone on Broadway; as Jurado's Hollywood career continued, she specialized more in Western films. She participated in Man from Del Rio, opposite Anthony Quinn, Dragoon Wells Massacre with Barry Sullivan.
Isaiah Toothtaker is a rapper and tattoo artist from Tucson, Arizona. He is a co-founder of the indie hip hop collective Machina Muerte. and owner of Staring Without Caring. Isaiah Toothtaker released Illuminati Thug Mafia on Machina Muerte in January 2011; the album includes the tracks such as "Get Housed Homeboy," "Intruder," and "Faith No More."He collaborated with Max B and The Hood Internet on Toothy Wavy. It was released on Mishka in May 2012. Rob Zombie, his collaborative EP with Rapewolf, was released in June 2012, it is produced by Harry Fraud. He released Sea Punk Funk on Anticon in July 2012, it is produced by Sixtoo. It features vocal contributions from Western Tink, ShowYouSuck and Murs. Dan Gibson of Tucson Weekly described the album as "dark and ominous stuff which might not be for everyone, but creative and weird in the best possible way."In early 2013, Isaiah release "ILLMATIC 2", a collaborative single with Gunplay titled "Frownin". Wroten Costarring Isaiah & Perversion 2.0 Murs 3:16 Presents Yiggy Illuminati Thug Mafia Sea Punk Funk ILLMATIC 2 ИOTHING YOUR MAJESTY Toothy Wavy Rob Zombie Astronautalis - "I'm Never Right" from You and Yer Good Ideas Mestizo - "Lead the Way" from Elecholo Awkward - "Rare Form" from Grand Prize Rapewolf - "Deathborg" from Rape Wolf in Compton Factor - "Tried So Hard" from Club Soda Series 1 Sole and the Skyrider Band - "Vaya Con El Diablo" from Hello Cruel World Astronautalis - "This Is Our Science" from This Is Our Science Ryan Hemsworth - "Hyperbolic Chamber Music" Cadalack Ron + Briefcase - "Dead Horse" "Wasted" from Times Is Hard Mestizo - "In My Car" from De'Nir Demon Queen - "Despise the Lie" from Exorcise Tape Official website Isaiah Toothtaker, a shot of ultra-violence
Shine Begho Usanga is a Nigerian radio personality, television host, promoter, brand ambassador and a businesswoman. She hosts events The Twists With Shine, Shine with The Stars, as well as the former breakfast show co-host on 96,9coolfm lagos for 5 years and the former radio host of The Sunday Chilloutzone Show,The Twist With Shine Radio Show, a weekend radio show on COOL-FM Lagos. Shine is a multiple award winning radio host and have received various awards and nominations for her radio show...in 2017 Shine Begho moved to 102.3 maxfm lagos hosting the evening drive time show and in 2019 became the host of the mid-day show'the maxhits'. Shine Begho was born in Delta State Nigeria, did her elementary education in Sapele Delta State, High School in Benin City, Edo State and College in Anambra State, the daughter of late Chief Justice Begho, a Chief Justice of Bendel State, Ester Begho, a Businesswoman, her father was known as the "Dog Bite Magistrate", popular for his dog bite case, his autobiography.
Shine Begho went on to study Mass Communication at Madonna University, Okija 2002. While in college She was a dancer and did music and studying at the same time. Shine Begho graduated the university at age 22 in 2007 and moved back home to Lagos permanently to pursue her broadcasting career. In 2007, Begho got a job as a television presenter with Galaxy Television, she hosted a kids' TV show, has featured on various television programmes and reality shows. In January 2008, Begho became a co-host of the Eko FM radio program Thank God; the show aired every Friday afternoon. In April 2008 she was a major radio presenter in camp. In 2009 Begho became one of the new radio presenters With HOT FM Abuja, co-hosting the evening drive time show. December 2009 Begho had a short stint with Classic FM radio. In 2010 she moved to start up a new radio station 105.1 CITY FM as a pioneer presenter alongside other presenters. In January 2011 Begho moved to Rainbow FM, hosting the breakfast show and on moved her time belt to the evening Drive time show and on the afternoon drive time belt.
Still in 2011, Begho joined an internet radio called Zoodrums Radio for two months and moved to 96.9 COOL FM Lagos, where she co-hosted the breakfast show and hosts her own show over the weekend, The Sunday Chilloutzone Show and The Twist with Shine Radio Show. In october 2017 Shine Begho joined a new radio station 102.3 Maxfm lagos, first it was just the weekend and january 2018 she became the host of the evening drive time show every weekday and in january 2019 became the new host for the mid-day show Global Media brand Ambassador for Globally Igniting Africa Organization Ambassador Arkbridge Integrated Host: Kennis music Easter Fiesta Presenter Mystery shopper Promo Radio Host: The Good morning Nigeria Show, 5 am – 10, weekdays. The Sunday Chilloutzone Show Sundays 1 pm – 7 pm and The Twist With Shine Radio Show 4–5 pm Sundays on 96.9 Coolfm FM Lagos Radio Host: Max hits 10am - 2pm weekdays on 102.3 Max Fm Lagos Radio Host: Chelsea spirit of success party radio show, syndicated radio show Nominee: Nigeria Merit broadcasters Awards and Female OAP of the Year 2012 Audition Judge: Miss Tourism 2014 Audition Judge: Mr Universe 2014 Host: Miss Tourism 2014 Host: Mr Universe 2014 Radio Personality of the Year: Dynamix All Youth Awards 2012 Radio Presenter of the year: Nira Awards 2012 Radio Personality of the year: scream awards 2014 Breakfast show presenter of the year: Nigeria Merit Broadcasters Awards 2014 Star Crusader: 1million gift of literacy 2015 Nominee: Eloy awards 2018 Radio host of the year 10 minutes with shine of cool fm - Simply Samad shine with stars series 2 celebrity - UberNaija http://ofofo.iblaze.tv/?p=3137 shine with the stars mini concert - The Net Slickcity Empire Cool FM Shine Begho present Shine With - African Modelling Eyes Kehinde Ajose Shine with stars-season 2 Shine with stars-season 3 - Uber Naija Twist with shine - Beat pluz twist with shine - Lee Magazine Twist with Shine - Reel radio twist with shine - Dear artiste twist with shyne - Olori Supergal TTWS [https://ynaija.com/oap-shine-begho-left-coolfm-asked-choose-job-husband/ Weekly Entertainment News - Bella Naija Cool FMs Shine Begho shines in Germany - Ladun Liadi Yvonne-Vixen Toke-Makinwa Shine-Begho Tosyn-Bucknor - Millare Fashion [http://www.mediaguide.ng/oap-shine-begho-releases-fun-sultry-photos/ [http://exquisitemag.com/news/em-news-media-personality-shine-begho-releases-fun-sultry-photos/ [http://onobello.com/tag/shine-begho/ [https://www.bellanaija.com/?s=shine+begho [http://woman.ng/2018/05/shine-beghos-story-of-pre-eclampsia-and-infant-loss/ [https://max1023.fm/2019/08/14/oap-shine-begho-of-maxfm-welcomes-baby-girl/ [https://lagosmums.com/lagosmums-mum-of-the-month-shine-begho-usanga/
Marco Polo Ortigas Manila is a hotel at the Ortigas Center in Pasig, Metro Manila, Philippines. In May 2012, it was reported that First SLP Holdings through its unit, Xin Tian TI Development Corporation has signed an agreement with the Marco Polo Hotels Group to build the Marco Polo Ortigas Manila; the groundbreaking ceremony for the hotel led by Xin Tian TI Development Corporation and Marco Polo Hotels Group was held in December 10, 2010 with the completion target set on the 2nd Quarter of 2014. The construction of the hotel began in October 2010, a few months earlier than groundbreaking ceremony; the cost of the hotel project was ₱3 billion. President Benigno Aquino III led the grand launch of the Marco Polo Ortigas Manila on July 9, 2014; the architectural design of the hotel building was done by Japan-based firm MOHRI, Architect & Associates while The interior design of the hotel was done by Canada-based GLYPH Design Studio. The building is 41 stories high with the height of 180 meters; the hotel has 316 suites which includes two Continental Club floors.
Dining outlets hosted inside the hotel is Cucina, an all-day dining restaurant, Lung Hin, a Cantonese restaurant, Café Pronto, a coffee venue and VU's, a sky bar and lounged at the 45th floor of the hotel. Marco Polo Ortigas Manila is dubbed as the first "sky hotel" meaning the hotel's rooms and amenities are situated on the top 20 floors of the hotel building. In 2016, the management of Marco Polo Ortigas Hotel was conferred with the 2015 Spirit of Marco Polo Best Guest Experience Award besting other hotels managed by the Marco Polo Hotels Group; the hotel was given a 5-star accreditation by the Department of Tourism on the same year. The Forbes Travel Guide named the establishment as a five-star hotel in 2017, 2018, 2019
Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche is the head of the Trungram lineage and one of the highest tulkus of the Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. He has received extensive transmissions of the Nyingma lineages, teaches in the spirit of the nonsectarian Rimé movement, he is the first incarnate lama to earn a Ph. D. in the West, having completed a doctoral program in Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies at Harvard University. Recognized for his ability to modernize ancient Buddhist teachings for today's challenges, he is dedicated to the value of education in bringing wisdom to life. To realize this vision, he has founded organizations throughout the United States. Born into a Nepalese Sherpa family, Trungram Gyalwa was recognized by Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, 16th Karmapa, as the 4th Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche, the reincarnation of the 3rd Trungram Gyalwa. Trungram Gyalwa was born on the mountain of Tsari, near Daporijo, Arunachal Pradesh, into a Sherpa family from Nepal; as an infant, Trungram Gyalwa had a transparent abdomen, which led his parents to take him to Nepal to seek out the 16th Karmapa, supreme head of the Kagyu lineage.
In a public audience at Swayambhunath, before his parents had a chance to speak with the Karmapa, the 16th Karmapa recognized the child on sight as the “intentionally reborn” manifestation of the 3rd Trungram Gyalwa. The 16th Karmapa explained Trungram Gyalwa's marking as a symbol of his predecessor's realization of Mahamudra practice; the 16th Karmapa proclaimed the boy as the 4th Trungram Gyalwa, with the formal name of “Trungram Karma Tenpai Gyaltsen Trinlay Kunkyab Pal Sangpo” and bestowed him with dharma robes. He gave him Buddhist refuge vows, wrote a long-life prayer for him. Trungram Gyalwa was enthroned at the main seat of the Karmapa, in Sikkim, India. Gyalwa Trulku was the name of the first incarnation of the Trungram Gyalwa lineage. Gyalwa was his personal name. Since this first Trugram Gyalwa belonged to the Trungram teaching lineage and was well respected by people, his full name was Trungram Gyalwa Trulku Rinpoche; this name is quite long, so he used Gyaltrul, the shortened form of Gyalwa Trulku, making the name Trungram Gyaltrul Rinpoche.
The 4th Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche is known as Trungram Gyaltrul Rinpoche, and, to a lesser degree, Drungram Gyaltrul, Tenpai Gyaltsen, Gyalwa Lama, Gyalwa Trulku. He himself prefers to write Trungram Gyalwa, although his official name is either H. E. Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche or H. E. Trungram Gyaltrul Rinpoche. In the west, he uses Trungram Gyalwa Rinpoche, PhD. Trungram Gyalwa's studies began at Rumtek Monastery at age three. There he received a traditional monastic education, followed by studies on Tibetan and Buddhist literature and philosophy at Jamyang Khang school, he took the vows of a novice monk, but did not take full ordination, returned his novice vows before attending university. Trungram Gyalwa entered the Karma Shri Nalanda Institute for Higher Buddhist Studies, in Rumtek, where he studied the traditional fields of Buddhist philosophy, epistemology, cosmology, debates, poetry, literature and meditation. During his time at Nalanda, he, with others, helped to set up and run the Students' Welfare Union of Nalanda.
He served as one of the three main teaching assistants of Nalanda Institute. He earned the title of Ka-rabjampa from Nalanda, received the degree of Acharya, or Master of Buddhist Philosophy, with First Class Honors, from Sampurnanant Sanskrit University, in Varanasi, India. Reflecting the non-sectarian approach of his predecessor, Trungram Gyalwa's teachers come from all four main schools of Tibetan Buddhism, he studied with some of the greatest masters of recent years the 16th Karmapa and Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche. He received most of his teachings and empowerments from these two Rinpoches and from Khenchen Trinley Paljor Rinpoche, his other Buddhist teachers include the Dalai Lama, Sakya Trizin, the late Ugyen Tulku Rinpoche, the late Khamtrul Rinpoche, Trulshik Rinpoche, the late Kalu Rinpoche, the late Salje Rinpoche and the late Gendun Rinpoche. He studied extensively under Khenpo Choedrak Rinpoche. Besides traditional Buddhist education, Trungram Gyalwa studied liberal arts at Kirkwood College in Iowa, USA, at Newbury College in Massachusetts, USA.
He worked with Professor Donald Lopez as a visiting scholar at the University of Michigan, was involved in a teaching exchange program and sutra translation there. He studied Chinese for six months in Taiwan at the Language Learning Center of National Taiwan Normal University, he is fluent in Tibetan, Nepali, Sherpa and has a good knowledge of Sanskrit and French. Trungram Gyalwa entered the Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences as a doctoral student in the Department of Sanskrit and Indian Studies, his concentration was on Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies with special emphasis on comparative studies. He was awarded a Ph. D. in 2004, with a dissertation on Gampopa, the most prominent disciple of Milarepa, focusing on Gampopa's seminal role in the development of the Kagyu School of Tibetan Buddhism. Trungram Gyalwa gave his first public teaching as a young boy, to visitors from European countries, he taught the essence of the practice of Avalokiteshvara. The next year he gave a teaching on the Thirty-seven Practices of Bodhisattvas to the monks of Rumtek, pra
Prof Robert Maximilian Kenedi FRSE was a Hungarian-born engineer and bioengineer. He was born in Hungary on 19 March 1921. In 1938 he left Hungary to study in Britain, choosing the Royal Technical College in Glasgow where he studied civil engineering, receiving his degree from Glasgow University in 1941; as a foreign national from an enemy country, the Second World War impacted upon him. He was obliged to serve two years within the Auxiliary War Service; this was somewhat similar to being a prisoner of war but is to have involved unpaid farm labour, rather than internment. Following appeal he was released from these duties in 1943, he returned to the Royal Technical College to lecture in Civil and Mechanical Engineering. During his first ten years he worked on studies on the strength of materials and strain gauge technology in thin-walled materials. During this period he developed a series of used Design Codes for the British steel industry, allowing great refinement of sections; the university awarded him a doctorate in 1949.
In the 1950s he combined forces with Prof Tom Gibson a Glasgow plastic surgeon, to apply his engineering knowledge to human cell structure. They began an internationally renowned programme of biological tissue mechanics. In 1963, with the help of a large grant from the British Medical Research Council, he founded the Bioengineering Unit at Strathclyde University; the university made him Head of the unit. A further grant from the Wolfson Foundation allowed the creation of the Wolfson Centre within the unit; the unit broadened its range of study, involving prosthetics and artificial organs. This led to the creation of the National Centre for Orthotics in Strathclyde. In 1965 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, his proposers were Anthony Elliot Ritchie, Peter Pauson, Donald Pack, Adam Tomson. In 1980 he left Strathclyde to go to Hong Kong Polytechnic for four years. In 1982 he was awarded the Herbert R Lissner Biomedical Engineering Award by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
He died at home in Milngavie on 7 September 1998. He was survived by his wife Jean. Perspectives in Biomedical Engineering