Josh Norman

Josh Norman

Name Josh Norman
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1987-12-15
Place of Birth Greenwood, SC
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Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Josh Norman

Star cornerback who was a fifth round draft pick of the Carolina Panthers in 2012. He had his breakout season in 2015, anchoring one of the NFL’s top defenses while helping lead the Panthers to Super Bowl 50. He signed a $75 million contract with the Washington Football Team in 2016.

Early Life of Josh Norman

He was a top cornerback prospect after playing for Greenwood High School.

Trivia

He played college football at Coastal Carolina University, where he was honored as a First-team All-Big South selection in three consecutive years from 2009 to 2011.

Family Life

His parents are Roy and Sandra Norman. He has a brother named Marrio.

Associated With

He and star linebacker Luke Kuechly became two of the cornerstones of a vaunted Carolina defense.

Norman Hamilton

Norman Hamilton

Name Norman Hamilton
Profession Religious Leader
Date of Birth 1946-10-06
Place of Birth Northern Ireland
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Birth Sign Libra

About Norman Hamilton

Religious leader who served as Moderator of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland from 2010 to 2011.

Early Life of Norman Hamilton

He was the minister at Belfast’s Ballysillan Presbyterian Church for nearly a quarter century.

Trivia

He received an Order of the British Empire (OBE) designation.

Family Life

He lived in Belfast, Northern Ireland for much of his life, and therefore experienced the upheaval of the Troubles.

Associated With

His contemporary and fellow Irish religious figure, Neil Horan, became known for his apocalyptic pronouncements.

Norman Vaughan

Norman Vaughan

Name Norman Vaughan
Profession Dog Musher
Date of Birth 1905-12-19
Place of Birth Massachusetts
Age 100 yrs
Death Date 2005-12-23
Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Norman Vaughan

Professional dogsled driver and Antarctic explorer.

Early Life of Norman Vaughan

He dropped out of Harvard to join Admiral Richard E. Byrd’s historic expedition to the South Pole.

Trivia

He worked for the U.S. Army Air Forces Search and Rescue Division during World War II and led many dogsled missions in Greenland.

Family Life

He was married four times; he had two children.

Associated With

He taught Pope John Paul II how to dog mush.

Norman Parkinson

Norman Parkinson

Name Norman Parkinson
Profession Photographer
Date of Birth 1913-04-21
Place of Birth England
Age 76 yrs
Death Date 1990-02-15
Birth Sign Taurus

About Norman Parkinson

Considered the founder of modern fashion photography, he took glamorous portraits of royalty and celebrities in strange locales.

Early Life of Norman Parkinson

Starting out as a royal court photographer, he became a fashion photographer for Vogue and all the while developing his own style.

Trivia

He took fashion photography out of the studio and into unusual locales – like his iconic photo of a young woman running breezily across Brooklyn Bridge.

Family Life

He was born Ronald William Parkinson Smith in London, England.

Associated With

David Bailey was another well-known British fashion photographer.

Norman Joseph Woodland

Norman Joseph Woodland

Name Norman Joseph Woodland
Profession Entrepreneur
Date of Birth 1921-09-06
Place of Birth New Jersey
Age 91 yrs
Death Date 2012-12-09
Birth Sign Virgo

About Norman Joseph Woodland

New Jersey-born man known for being one of the co-inventors of the barcode. His innovations earned him numerous honors, including an induction into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Early Life of Norman Joseph Woodland

He graduated from Drexel University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in 1947.

Trivia

He worked on the infamous Manhattan Project during World War II.

Family Life

He married Jacqueline Blumberg in 1951. He had daughters named Susan and Betsy.

Associated With

He received the National Medal of Technology from George H.W. Bush in 1992.