Troy Vincent

Troy Vincent

Name Troy Vincent
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1970-06-08
Place of Birth Trenton, NJ
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Birth Sign Gemini

About Troy Vincent

Former NFL cornerback best remembered for his time with the Philadelphia Eagles from 1996 to 2003. He was a 5-time Pro Bowler and he retired with 47 interceptions across his 15-year career.

Early Life of Troy Vincent

He played college football at the University of Wisconsin and he was selected 7th overall in the 1992 NFL Draft by the Miami Dolphins.

Trivia

In 2002, he received the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, given to the player in recognition of their charity and volunteer work.

Family Life

He was born in Trenton, New Jersey.

Associated With

He and safety Brian Dawkins held down the secondary for the Eagles for a number of seasons.

Vincent Brown, Jr.

Vincent Brown, Jr.

Name Vincent Brown, Jr.
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1989-01-25
Place of Birth Upland, CA
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Birth Sign Aquarius

About Vincent Brown, Jr.

NFL wide receiver best known for his time with the San Diego Chargers.

Early Life of Vincent Brown, Jr.

He played collegiate football for the San Diego State Aztecs. During his 2010 senior season, he earned co-MVP honors following the Aztecs’ win in the Poinsettia Bowl.

Trivia

He was selected 82nd overall by the San Diego Chargers in the 2011 NFL Draft. He finished his philosophy undergraduate degree in 2012 while he was a member of the Chargers.

Family Life

He became the first person in his family to graduate from college when he did so in 2012.

Associated With

He was teammates with Philip Rivers in San Diego.

Norman Vincent Peale

Norman Vincent Peale

Name Norman Vincent Peale
Profession Self-Help Author
Date of Birth 1970-01-01
Place of Birth Bowersville, OH
Age 95 yrs
Death Date 1993-12-24
Birth Sign Gemini

About Norman Vincent Peale

Minister and pop psychology author whose famous work, The Power of Positive Thinking, was heavily criticized by the mental health community. The book, published in 1952, remained on the New York Times bestseller list for more than 180 weeks.

Early Life of Norman Vincent Peale

He was raised in the Methodist faith and became an ordained minister in the church in 1922. In 1932, he left the denomination and joined the Reformed Church in America.

Trivia

He and psychoanalyst Smiley Blanton collaborated on the writing of a 1940 book called Faith Is the Answer: A Psychiatrist and a Pastor Discuss Your Problems.

Family Life

He was one of three sons born to Charles and Anna Peale. He later married Ruth Peale.

Associated With

He was opposed to John F. Kennedy’s presidency.

Ashley Vincent

Ashley Vincent

Name Ashley Vincent
Profession Soccer Player
Date of Birth 1970-01-01
Place of Birth England
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Birth Sign Gemini

About Ashley Vincent

Striker and winger who played for Cheltenham Town from 2004-2009, joining Colchester United in 2009 and Port Vale in 2012.

Early Life of Ashley Vincent

He was part of the Wolverhampton Wanderers youth program from 2001-2003.

Trivia

He re-signed with Cheltenham Town in 2013.

Family Life

He was born in Oldbury, England.

Associated With

Defender Lee Collins was his teammate on Port Vale.

Vinnie Vincent

Vinnie Vincent

Name Vinnie Vincent
Profession Guitarist
Date of Birth 1952-08-06
Place of Birth Bridgeport, CT
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Birth Sign Leo

About Vinnie Vincent

Former guitarist with the rock band KISS and who also pursued a successful solo career.

Early Life of Vinnie Vincent

He recorded his first tracks with a local band called The Younger Generation.

Trivia

He left KISS after a year to start his own band, the Vinnie Vincent Invasion, which later became Slaughter.

Family Life

His parents were both in a band, and released several records in the 1940.

Associated With

He was the staff composer for the show Happy Days, which starred Ron Howard.