Thursday, September 20, 2012

September 20

Lagim Komiks Magasin Blg. 546, Setyembre 20,1971
Tampok sa taklob-pahina ang kuwentong “Flores Jasmin na isinulat ni Rio  O. Oreta
at iginuhit ni Buddy Gernale
American climbers on their way to Mount Everest,
on the cover of Life (September 20, 1963)

Daniel Craig on the cover of the first issue of
Short List (September 20, 2007).
The English magazine Short List (For Men) first came into circulation on September 20, 2007. As a whole, the magazine catered to intellectual men. It contains article on current news, and views and opinions in various fields such as business, sports, travel, etc. James Bond actor Daniel Craig is on the first cover of Short List with the accompanying cover story “Find Your Inner Bond.”

Setyembre 20 sa Kasaysayan ng Pilipinas

          Noong Setyembre 20, 1974, ang Unang Ginang Imelda R. Marcos tumungo sa People’s Republic of China sa kaniyang unang pagbisita roon bilang kinatawaan ng Pangulong Ferdinand E. Marcos.
                                                          o     O     o

Personalities and celebrities born on September 20:
1898 – Josefa Llanes Escoda, civic leader, educator and founder of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines – in Dingras, Ilocos Norte (d. January 6, 1945).
1931 – Dolores A. Ramirez, agriculturist, cytogenetist and National Scientist (1997) – in Calamba, Laguna.
1948 – Reynante “Rey” Magat Langit, newscaster and newspaper columnist – in Pampanga.
1955 – Jay Sonza (full name Jose Yumang Sonza), newscaster, talk show host and television station manager – in Macabebe, Pampanga.

1964 – Rita Avila (real name Ana Marie Errea), actress and writer – in Manila.
Rita Avila
on the cover of Celebrity World (September 25, 1995)
1983 – Asia Agcaoili (full name Junelyn Alexis Agcaoili), actress, model, columnist, radio disc jockey and television host – in Isabela.
Asia Agcaoili
placed No. 13 on FHM (Philippines) “100 Sexiest Woman in the World” for 2006
(Photo taken by Victor Consunji)

Anna Kournikova on the cover of
FHM Philippines (September 2001).
Picture Trivia
          Russian tennister Anna Kournikova was born of athletic parents. Her dad, Sergei Kournikova is a Greco-Roman wrestling champion, while her mom, Alla, is a 400-meter runner.
          As of 2012, the highest world ranking that Kournikova attained is eighth in 2000. She was, however, together with Martina Hingis, were ranked World Doubles number one in 1999 and 2002. They were called “The Spice Girls of Tennis.”
          Do you know that in the card game Texas Hold ‘em Poker there is a card combination called Anna Kournikova?” This is a combination of an Ace and a King of different suit. The term was coined by poker commentator Vince van Patten who even quipped “It looks good but never wins.”
          In 2002, Kournikova was chosen by FHM as World’s Sexiest Woman.”

                             o     O     o

No comments:

Post a Comment