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in-the-wall: “Glenn Gould, listening intensely to performance of Bach’s Goldberg Variations played back. Photo by Gordon Parks. it’s Bach! Glen Gould, I Love Music, My Music, Cello Music, Violin, Classical Music Composers, Otis Redding, The Goldbergs, Gordon Parks

Glenn Gould

Film: The Goldberg Variations @url: www.desingel.be/dadetail.orb?da_id=24610

margaret atwood Over the past few weeks weve been posting top ten lists from some of the worlds best and most famous writers. The lists were first published in The Guardian newspaper i Margaret Atwood, Book Festival, Essayist, Fiction Writing, Writing Advice, Writing Resources, Book Writer, Aging Gracefully, Profile Photo

Margaret Atwood - "words carry so much power. Use them wisely." She is just soooo cool!

Pianist Glenn Gould as a young man Glen Gould, Hugo Boss, Nerd Boyfriend, 1920s Costume, Classical Music Composers, 80s Fashion, Fashion Images, Fashion History, Giorgio Armani

"kvetchlandia"

lecollecteur: “ Glenn Gould (25 September 1932 – 4 October 1982) ”

She isn't competing this olympics but Clara Hughes is amazing. The only athlete in the history of the modern day Olympics ever to win multiple medals in both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games. And she's Canadian! Canadian Things, I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Canadian People, Clara Hughes, Meanwhile In Canada, Winter Olympic Games, O Canada, Vancouver

Clara Hughes. The only athlete in the 114-year history of the modern day Olympics ever to win multiple medals in both the Summer and Winter Olympic Games. And she's Canadian!

Cindy Klassen, was born (1979) in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  She is a Canadian long track speed skater. Klassen is a six-time medalist (one gold, two silver, three bronze) at the Winter Olympics. She is tied with Clara Hughes for Canada's all-time most decorated Olympian with 6 medals each. Canadian Facts, I Am Canadian, Canadian History, Clara Hughes, All About Canada, Amusement Park Rides, Winter Olympics, Olympians

Cindy Klassen, was born (1979) in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She is a Canadian long track speed skater. Klassen is a six-time medalist (one gold, two silver, three bronze) at the Winter Olympics. She is tied with Clara Hughes for Canada's all-time most decorated Olympian with 6 medals each.

“I wish people weren't so set on being themselves, when that means being a bastard. Playwright, Politicians, Inspiration Quotes, Pretty Little Liars, I Movie, Painters, Quotations, Books To Read, Writer

“I wish people weren't so set on being themselves, when that means being a bastard.” ― Robertson Davies

Canadian Fanny Rosenfeld winning gold in the at the 1928 Olympics Womens Liberation, Facts For Kids, Summer Olympics, Track And Field, Female Athletes, Olympic Games, Softball, Amazing Women, Autumn Fashion

Fanny ("Bobbie") Rosenfeld (December 28, 1904, in Dneipropetrovsk, Russia — November 14, 1969) was a Canadian athlete, who earned a gold medal for the 400 metre relay and a silver medal for the 100 metre at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam. She was called the "best Canadian female athlete of the half-century" and a star at basketball, hockey, softball, and tennis. She was named Canada's Female Athlete of the First Half-Century (1900–1950). She also was called Bobbie for her "bobbed"…

Stephen Lewis ~ His charitable foundation provides support to women, orphaned children, grandmothers & people living with HIV & AIDS in Africa. Amazing People, Good People, Beautiful People, Aids In Africa, Stephen Lewis, Living With Hiv, Man Of Honour, Acts Of Love, Human Kindness

Stephen Lewis Foundation – Turning the tide of HIV

Turning the Tide of HIV and AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa

Catriona Le May Doan, Speed skater. Won 2 Olympic Games gold medals Nagano and 2002 Salt Lake City). World Sprint Champion in 1998 and 2002 and World Champion 500 m in and Won the 500 m World Cup 4 times (in and and the m World Cup once (in (Wikipedia). Winter Olympic Games, Winter Olympics, I Am Canadian, O Canada, Sports Women, World Cup, Athletes, Earth, Big Time

Catriona LeMay Doan - One of the great Canadian athletes, and one of the classiest and most down-to-earth.

Canada's Alex Baumann celebrates a gold medal win in the men's swimming event at the 1984 Olympic games in Los Angeles. 1984 Summer Olympics, Winter Olympics, Olympic Games List, I Am Canadian, Competitive Swimming, Movie Magazine, Sport Icon, Second World, Man Swimming

Canada's Alex Baumann celebrates a gold medal win in the men's swimming event at the 1984 Olympic games in Los Angeles.

Adam van Koeverden, Canada, competes in the men's sprint heats Men's Rowing, Nbc Olympics, Canoe And Kayak, Paddle Boarding, Kayaking, Competition, Workouts, Canada, Spaces

Olympics 2018

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Nancy Greene is an Olympic athlete who won both a gold medal (giant slalom) and a silver (slalom) at the 1968 Olympics in Grenoble, France. This talented skiier was named Canada's female athlete of the 20th century. In January 2009 she was appointed to the Canadian Senate 1968 Olympics, Canadian History, Olympic Athletes, I Remember When, Women In History, Female Athletes, Olympic Games, Change The World, Strong Women

Nancy Greene

Nancy Greene is an Olympic athlete who won both a gold medal (giant slalom) and a silver (slalom) at the 1968 Olympics in Grenoble, France. This talented skiier was named Canada's female athlete of the 20th century. In January 2009 she was appointed to the Canadian Senate

Percy Williams was a Canadian athlete, winner of the 100 m and 200 m races (Gold Medals) at the 1928 Summer Olympics (Amsterdam) and a former world record holder for the 100 metres sprint. Rio Olympics 2016, Summer Olympics, Asian Games, Record Holder, Commonwealth Games, Olympic Athletes, Track And Field, Olympians, Olympic Games

St. Moritz 1928 Winter Olympics - Athletes, Medals & Results

Relive the moments that went down in history at the 1928 winter Olympics in St. Moritz. Access official videos, results, galleries, sport and athletes.