American Icons: Mothers

Mom - she’s the one person who has known you longer than anyone else. For nine months she carried you in her womb, forming an instant, unspoken bond. But that connection did not stop there. She fed you; bathed you; swaddled you; read to you; ran with you; and loved you, long before you knew what the word love even meant. Perhaps the most fam...
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American Icons: Tiger Woods

It's not often that a person makes it to an iconic status at such a young age, but the name Tiger has pretty much become synonymous with the sport of golf. At a very young age he showed tremendous promise as a golfer with his dad as his mentor. Did you know that at age 8 he displayed his extraordinary skills on Good Morning America?  He was h...
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American Icons: Jackie Kennedy Onassis

When we consider the role of the modern day First Lady, much of what we imagine can be credited to the standard set by the iconic Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. During her time in the White House, Jacqueline Kennedy, also known as “Jackie”, helped redefine not only the role of First Lady, but also the increasing independence of women in society. ...
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American Icons: Steve McQueen

Sure, there are plenty of American icons that can be considered “cool”; but there can only be one Steve McQueen. Referred to as the King of Cool, McQueen was an American actor whose emblematic image transcended the world of film and television. Through his award-winning acting and larger-than-life demeanor, Steve McQueen helped redefine what i...
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