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Old 25-02-2015, 06:06 PM   #275
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Olave St Clair Baden-Powell, Baroness Baden-Powell, GBE (22 February 1889 – 25 June 1977 First quarter Moon Visible: 61% Age: 8 days) was born Olave St Clair Soames in Chesterfield, England.. After the death of her husband she was known as Olave, Lady Baden-Powell, or The Dowager Lady Baden-Powell.. She outlived her husband, Robert Baden-Powell (22 Feb 1857 - 8 Jan 1941), the founder of Scouting and Girl Guides, by over 35 years.. He was 32 years older than her..She was 23, he 55, and they shared the same birthday..As well as making a major contribution to the development of the Guide / Girl Scout movements, she visited 111 countries during her life, attending Jamborees and national Guide and Scout associations..Olave was educated by her father, by her mother, and by a number of governesses at home.. She lived in se7enteen homes in the first 23 years of her life.. Olave became keen on outdoor sports including tennis, swimming, football, skating and canoeing, and also played the violin..In 1932, she was awarded the Dame Grand Cross of The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (GBE) by King George V, in recognition of her volunteer work..Finland awarded her the Order of the White Rose of Finland, and Peru the Order of the Sun..

As a child, Olave learned the violin; her first violin she called Diana.. It was a copy of a Stradivarius made by Messrs.Hill for the Paris Exhibition and many years later it was presented to the Guide Association. It is still available on loan to Guides who are seriously learning to play the violin prior to them acquiring their own instrument..Olave died on 25 June 1977 at Birtley House, Bramley in Surrey, UK.. Her ashes were taken to Kenya to be buried in the same grave as her husband's remains..Betty St. Clair Baden-Powell, The Hon. Mrs. Clay, CBE (16 April 1917 – 24 April 2004) was the younger daughter of Lord Baden-Powell, the founder of Scouting and Olave Baden-Powell...

Olave, Lady Baden-Powell, Chief Guide..

Myleene Angela Klass (born 6 April 1978 New Moon Visible: 2% Age: 28 days) is an English singer, pianist, media figure and model, best known as a member of the now defunct pop band Hear'Say..Klass was born in Gorleston, Norfolk, to an Austrian father and a Filipino mother..She comes from 6 generations of classical musicians on her father's side: Klass' paternal grandmother was an opera singer and her paternal grandfather left his violin to her, which she learned to play..After graduating, Klass spent a short period as part of a reality show for Bravo, called The Dolls House.. She sang backing vocals for Cliff Richard, and made her West End theatre debut in Miss Saigon..Almost a year after the Hear'Say break-up on 13 May 2003, Klass signed a 5-album deal with Universal Classics and Jazz..Klass's album, entitled Moving On, was launched on 20 October 2003 at Harrods, London.. In December 2005, Klass was attacked by a group of teenagers in a newsagent in Bermondsey.. Klass had a bag of chips dropped on her head, and was pushed to the ground..On 1 May 2006, Klass was involved in a head-on go-karting crash at a Red Bull charity go-karting event in Cardiff, South Wales...

On 6 August 2006, Klass was as a guest reporter on BBC One's popular Sunday morning religion and ethics show Heaven & Earth with Gloria Hunniford.. From 10 October 2006, Klass co-presented LIVINGtv's Ghost Towns beside popular medium and ex-Most Haunted star Derek Acorah..From July – August 2007 Klass co-presented the daily BBC One programme The One Show with Adrian Chiles, before quitting to concentrate on looking after her baby..Klass was announced as the new presenter of Channel 4 series 10 Years Younger, on 21 December..Klass took part in the 6th series of ITV's reality television series I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!, which began on 13 November 2006 and ended on 1 December 2006..Upon returning to the UK, Klass did several TV and press interviews about her time on the show.. Commenting on her famous showers, she said she never expected it to be such a focus of attention and that the reason for her frequent cold showers was to help cope with her sexual frustration, saying "Forget snakes and spiders – going without sex was the hardest thing." She revealed that so great was her frustration and sexual urges after nearly 3 weeks without sex, that upon her release from the jungle, she spent the first hours having unprotected sex with her boyfriend which resulted in her pregnancy with her first child..In early 2006, Klass was cast as 1 of the 3 women starring in the long-running play The Vagina Monologues and performed in Bromley, Richmond and Brighton..On 27 May 2008 Klass presented the BBC Radio 2 show Friday Night is Music Night in front of a live audience at the Watford Colosseum, Watford, Hertfordshire.. Klass has been an amateur astronomer for most of her life, having been taught the basics by her father.. In January 2010, Klass claimed she received a warning from Hertfordshire Police for brandishing a kitchen knife (through a window) at a group of teenagers.. It has subsequently been reported that it was Klass' agent or publicist who notified the police of the incident and who then passed on the story to the Sun Newspaper's reporter, Emma Cox..As part of World Vision's 24-hour Famine appeal, Klass visited Sierra Leone to see how World Vision was working to help villages build up their lives..Klass is an ambassador for the National Foundation for Youth Music, a children's music charity..

5 and 6 form a Ruth–Aaron pair under either definition..There are 5 solutions to Znám's problem of length 6..In number theory, Znám's problem asks which sets of k integers have the property that each integer in the set is a proper divisor of the product of the other integers in the set, plus 1..In mathematics, a Ruth–Aaron pair consists of two consecutive integers (e.g. 714 and 715) for which the sums of the prime factors of each integer are EQual... right, that's a good level, Buddy, hold it right there..Yeah, you better get ready, it's about thirty seconds till 8..Do you know what I saw on the TV in my motel room at one o'clock this morning?..
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