Serena Williams is an American Tennis Player. Serena Williams was born on the 26th of September in the year 1981. She is from Saginaw, Michigan. Her father’s name is Richard Williams, and her mother’s name is Oracene Price, both of them are Tennis Coaches. She has an elder sister Venus Williams, a Professional Tennis Player. She has four maternal half-sisters whose names are Yetunde, Lyndrea, and Isha. She also has seven paternal half-siblings.

Their family moved to Compton, California when she was young. Serena started playing tennis at the age of four. Her father and mother were her coaches. She and her sister were had their schooling at home, where their father thaught them subjects. At the age of nine, her family moved from Compton to West Palm Beach Florida.

She attended Rick Macci’s Tennis Academy over there. She and her sister faced so much racism, yet they didn’t give up and kept fighting for their dream. While Serena was in 9th grade, Richard pulled her and sister out of Macci’s Academy and started training them at home. She and her sister co-founded "the Venus and Serena Williams Tennis Academy". Serena had her debut into Professional Tennis in October 1995. She participated in the Bell Challenge in Quebec.

She lost the first round of qualifying to Annie Miller. She didn’t participate in any events next year. In the next year, she lost the qualifying rounds of three tournaments. She was ranked as the No. 1 in women singles eight times between 2002 and 2017. She got her No. 1 rank for the first time on the 8th of July in the year 2002.

She holds the record of the most number of Grand Slam titles in women’s singles, doubles and mix doubles. Serena married Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of Reddit. They married on the 16th of November in the year 2017 in New Orleans. They had a daughter in September 2017. Other than Tennis, Serena also participated in a many Brand Endorsements for the brands like Gatorade, Delta Air Lines, Pepsi, Aston Martin, Beats by Dre, and many more.

She also participated in a few Fashion activities. She also appeared on a few TV shows. She lent her voice in the famous show “ The Simpsons” in the year 2001. She and her sister wrote a book with an author Hilary Beard. The name of the book is “Venus & Serena: Serving from the Hip: 10 Rules For Living, Loving, and Winning” (2005).

Brian Clough English Actor

Brian Clough

Brian Howard Clough was an English football player and manager who was born on the 21st March in 1935. He was born at 11 valley road Grove Hill, Middlesbrough, North Riding of Yorkshire. Clough was the sixth born in a family of nine children raised by a sweet shop worker who advanced to sugar boiler and finally became a manager. In 1946 Brian failed Eleven-plus examinations and later admitted he didn't concentrate on his education because of his love for sports. In 1950 Clough dropped out of school with no qualifications and started working at ICI then did his national service in between 1953 and 1955 Brian played for Billingham Synthonia before he began serving his national service. After which he became a prolific striker for his home town local club Middlesbrough where he scored 204 goals in only 222 matches including a record of 40 or more goals in four seasons consecutively. While at the club Brian had a shaky relationship with some of the players who he said let in as many goals as the score after a 6-6 draw against Charlton Athletic he accused some of his teammates of betting against the hence allowing the balls to go in. Due to the misunderstandings, Clough submitted several transfer requests. In July 1961, one of Brian's transfer requests pulled through, and he was to move to local rivals Sunderland for a transfer fee of £55,000. With the new club, Brian managed to score 63 goals in 74 games. On 26 December 1992 while playing a game against Bury at Roker park Clough collided with the goalkeeper, Chris Harker. The collision resulted into him tearing the medial and cruciate ligaments in his knee, an injury which was considered career-ending during that era. After two years, Clough returned, but he only managed to play three games before he retired. Of all the players who have scored 200 or more goals in England leagues highest goal-per game-ratio of 0.916. Brian Clough began his managing career by coaching the Sunderland you team for a short spell after which, in October 1965 he was given a managerial position at Hartlepools United he accepted it and asked Peter Taylor (Brian became friends with Peter while he was playing at Sunderland, Peter was the keeper at that time) to be his assistant. At age 30 he was the youngest manager in the league at the time. Brian Clough went on to manage Derby County, Brighton & Hove Albion, Leeds United, and Nottingham Forest. After his Nottingham job in 1993, Brian retired from his managerial career. Post-retirement Brian spent his life-fighting corruption allegations, alcoholism, and ill-health. Duncan Hamilton documented Brian's struggles with alcohol addiction in the award-winning book Provided You Don't Kiss Me: 20 Years With Brian Clough. Brian died of stomach cancer on the 20th of September 2004.

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Cristiano Ronaldo

Anyone who follows football must be well aware of Cristiano Ronaldo. He is one of the most famous sportsmen who is notable not just for his on-field exploits but also for his off-field shenanigans. His full name is Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro. Cristiano was born in São Pedro, Funchal, on February 5, 1985. Although he was born in São Pedro, his parents brought him up in Santo António. Cristiano's mother and father's names are Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro and José Dinis Aveiro. His family wasn't well-off financially, and Cristiano had to go through difficult times to pursue his passion. When he turned fourteen, he decided to take up football as a profession. However, the journey wasn't easy since doctors diagnosed a condition named racing heart in him, which threatened to ruin his dream before it even took off. Cristiano didn't lose heart and underwent an operation which was successful. His first stint was with Sporting CP. Since then he has successfully played for Manchester United, Real Madrid, and for the national team as well. It cost Real Madrid ninety-four million euros to buy him from Manchester United. Cristiano has scored most of the times and helped his team win several prestigious tournaments on numerous occasions. As of 2017, he is the fastest player to score penalty goals in UEFA Champions League and is Real Madrid's lead scorer. Cristiano is the winner of Ballon d'Or, Silver Boot, FIFA World Player of the Year, Bravo Award, World Soccer Player of the Year, and much more. He is the first player to don the Portuguese jersey the most number of times. In 2016 and 2017, Forbes ranked him first in their list of world's highest-paid athlete. Cristiano is the owner of a boutique shop named CR7. He has helped design socks and underwear as well. Cristiano is a teetotaller and the reason is because he  lost his dad to alcohol-related ailments. He has dated several models like Irina Shayk, Merche Romero, Tyese Cunningham, and others. Cristiano also became a father to a surrogate son in 2010. Seven years later, Georgina Rodriguez, his girlfriend gave birth to their daughter. Besides being a suave player, he is also kind-hearted and donated humongous amounts to charities. Cristiano has also financed some of his fans' treatments. He even donated and helped the hospital which cured his mother of cancer set up the disease's center. Cristiano hasn't tattooed his body because he is a regular blood donor.

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Cristiano Ronaldo English Actor