Jim Nantz

JIM NANTZ
Jim Nantz is a CBS Sports TV sportcaster who is known for his colorful commentaries that are laced with his own personal experiences with the sport, such as golf, basketball and football. Born as James William Nantz III on 17 May 1959 in Charlotte North Carolina, he grew up in Colts Neck Township, New Jersey. He attended Marlboro High School where he was the co-captain of both the basketball and golf teams. After high school, he studied broadcasting at the Houston University in Texas and played in the Houston Cougars Men’s Golf Team and rubbed elbows with Fred Couples and Baline McCallister, who would later go on to become professional golfers. After graduating in 1981, Jim Nantz broadcasted for several local TV and radio stations in Salt Lake City and Houston. Later, he became the play-by-play...

Lauren Bush

Lauren Bush
Lauren Bush is first and foremost a fashion model and designer. Second, she is a devoted cause-oriented individual personally involved with children’s welfare, hospitals, shelter, women’s rights, animal rights, and people with disabilities, specifically those with neuro-developmental weaknesses. In fact, this Texas-born fashion model and designer is connected with Best Buddies, which is a non-profit group in Houston, Texas helping disabled people with neuro development problems. Lauren Bush Beginnings Born in Texas on June 25, 1984 to Neil and Sharon Bush (and a niece of President George W. Bush), she attended high school in The Kinkaid School located in Houston. She studied about fashion at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design and The New School for Design. Aside from this,...

Jimmie Vaughan

Jimmie Vaughan
Born as James Lawrence Vaughan on 20 March 1951 in Dallas, Texas, Jimmie Vaughan is a blues singer and guitarist whose musical style was inspired and influenced by the famous blues guitarist, Freddy King, otherwise better known as the “Texas Cannonball” and the equally electrifying Johnny “Guitar” Watson. As Jimmie Vaughan was growing up in Oak Cliff in Dallas, his interest in vintage blues, jazz and rock ‘n’ roll was developed while listening to Wolfman Jack and other popular performers over AM radio powerhouse KNOX and border radio stations such as XERB. While recuperating from a football injury incurred when he was 13, he received a guitar from a family friend to wile away his time. Because of his natural talent, he quickly learned to master the instrument, and even tutored...

Jessica Simpson

jessica simpson
Jessica Simpson was born on July 10, 1980 in Dallas, Texas. A singer and actress, she has had seven singles enter the Billboard Top 40. Simpson has also starred in movies and TV shows. Mini Biography The daughter of a minister, Simpson’s singing ability was first noticed when she started singing in the church choir. Her voice caught the attention of a producer who encouraged her to become a recording artist. Her father decided to manage her career and she released an independent album. The album eventually reached Tommy Mottola, head of Columbia Records. Her first album Sweet Kisses was released in 1999 and went double platinum. Her follow up album Irresistible came out in 2001. It would sell over 3 million copies and be one of the biggest of her career. This was followed by In This Skin...