The famous American crooner, Perry Como, was known for his mellow and smooth vocals and his natural manner, which immediately put guests at ease. It was said that he had the same laid-back demeanour... more
Professional footballer Stephen Darby has announced his early retirement from the sport after being diagnosed with motor neurone disease at the age of 29.
The Bolton full-back, who last played for... more
Scientists have been trying to solve a 169-year-old mystery surrounding the cause of Polish composer Frédéric Chopin's untimely death at the age of 39.
He was described as having a poetic genius... more
People with Asperger’s syndrome often tend to bond more easily with animals than they do with people. Medical research has shown that pets can be highly beneficial for children with Asperger's, as... more
American singer Bobby Vee was just 15 years old when a tragic accident led to the sudden launch of his career as a rock 'n' roll legend. The teenager was vocalist with a band, the Shadows, when three... more