Keanu Reeves was a last choice for the role of "Neo" from The Matrix. Brad Pitt was first to accept before declining. Leonardo DiCaprio later accepted before declining. Others considered were Will Smith, Nicolas Cage, Sandra Bullock, Johnny Depp, Kevin Costner, David Duchovny, and Tom Cruise. yahoo.com/entertainment/t…
Today I learned about Sandra Perron, the first female infantry officer in the Canadian Army. Viewed as a threat by the male officers, she was beaten, tied to a tree, and left in the snow for two hours without boots. Her experience forced the army to revise its procedures to prevent harassment. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
Not only did then-future Supreme Court Justices William Rehnquist & Sandra Day O'Connor date during their time at Stanford Law School, but he actually asked her to marry him as well. She turned down his proposal. 30 years later, however, they found themselves serving on the Court together. npr.org/2018/10/31/662293…
Sandra Day O'Connor was the first woman to serve as a justice on the United States Supreme Court in September 21, 1981 with a vote of 99-0. She retired on January 31, 2006. history.com/topics/us-gov…
In 2014 an orangutan named Sandra was considered "a non-human person" by an Argentinian court, thus resulting in her release from the Buenos Aires Zoo to go to a sanctuary. But in 2016, an appellate court reversed the ruling of Justice Liberatori that Sandra was a non-human person theguardian.com/world/201…
'The Matrix' Wanted Sandra Bullock as 'Neo' before Keanu Reeves took the role. The producers had such a hard time finding the right man for the role that they briefly considered changing Neo into a female character. She was also considered for the part of Trinity and regretted not taking it. thewrap.com/the-matrix-fi…
An 8-year-old girl, Sandra Cantu, was murdered by a 28-year-old woman, Melissa Huckaby. After looking for a man, Police focused on Huckaby after Cantu’s body was found in a suitcase in a pond. Earlier, Huckaby had reported a suitcase stolen and claimed to have found a note about the body. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mur…
Sandra Lee from Food Network's "Semi-Homemade Cooking" is current New York Governor Cuomo's ex and was New York's de facto First Lady for 8 years en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
Sandra Bullock accepted in person the Razzie for Worst Actress one day, and the Academy Award for Best Actress the next. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/All…
Sandra Margot, a successful bounty hunter/PI, was once known as Tiffany Mellon/Million. Under those names she was both a member of the real GLOW and a major pornstar appearing in/producing 100+ hardcore films. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tif…
In 1986, nurse Sandra Clarke could not stay with a patient who asked her to stay. When she returned, the patient had died alone. In 2001, she was key in starting No One Dies Alone, a program where volunteers sit with terminal patients who have no one else. The program is now world-wide. modernmedicine.com/modern…
Sandra and Sandy are variations of Alexandra en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
Justice Sandra Day O'Connor Retired From the Supreme Court to Take Care of Her Husband With Alzheimer's. Shortly After Forgetting His Family, He Fell in Love With Another Woman at the Nursing Home. Instead of Sad, O'Connor was "thrilled," He Was No Longer Spending His Days in Depression. telegraph.co.uk/news/ukne…
Sandra Bullock speaks fluent German, as she was raised in Germany and Austria for 12 years while her father worked for the U.S. Army in Europe. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court William Rehnquist proposed marriage to Former Associate Justice Sandra Day O’Conner While They Attended Stanford Law School. npr.org/2018/10/31/662293…
Sandra Bullock won Razzie (Anti-Oscar) for the worst actress the day before she won Oscar for the best actress en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
Sandra Bullock (The Blind Side, All About Steve) is the only woman to receive an Oscar and a Razzie (for Worst Actress) in the same year. Being a good sport, she collected her Razzie in person and won her Oscar the following night. ew.com/article/2010/03/07…
Marvin and Sandra Maple took their grandchildren away from their own kids for over 20 years before getting caught. Despite denial from their parents, the children claimed that they escaped, and changed their own names and identities because of how abusive their parents were to them. middletennesseemysteries.…
Sandra Bullock was the first person to win a Golden Raspberry Award (given for worst film) and an Oscar in the same weekend. She collected both. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
The "Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee" scene in the movie Grease, which contains a reference to Elvis Presley, was filmed the same day that Elvis died. nypost.com/2010/07/04/tal…
Sandra Bullock helped kickstart George Lopez’s television career after watching his stand up. She was concerned with the lack of visibility of Latinos on American television and pitched the idea to Lopez to star and produce a show centered around him. nytimes.com/2002/11/27/ar…
In 2010 Sandra Bullock won a Razzie for Worst Actress and an Oscar for Best Actress within 24 hours of each other. content.time.com/time/art…
Sandra Bullock can speak fluent German youtu.be/IzbrztZFCFA?t=27…
Sandra Bullock won and accepted her Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress in All About Steve and accepted her Oscar for Best Actress in The Blind Side the following night. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gol…
Sandra Laing a South African woman who was classified as coloured by authorities during the apartheid era, due to her skin colour and hair texture, although she was the child of at least three generations of ancestors who had been regarded as white. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
Sandra Bullock only agreed to star in "Speed 2" in order to get financial backing for her project "Hope Floats." She has stated she now regrets making the sequel. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spe…
Not only did the future Supreme Court Justices William Rehnquist and Sandra Day O'Connor date while in law school, Rehnquist actually proposed marriage to her. npr.org/2018/10/31/662293…
In 2010, Sandra Bullock accepted her Golden Raspberry Award in person for Worst Actress for her role in All About Steve. The following night, Bullock won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in The Blind Side. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lis…
Sandra Bullock's highest rated film is Speed, whereas her lowest rated film is Speed 2 rottentomatoes.com/celebr…
Sandra Bullock speaks fluent German. youtube.com/watch?v=J3zbV…
John Bingham the 7th Earl of Lucan, vanished in 1974 when his children's nanny, Sandra Rivett, was found bludgeoned to death in the basement of the Lucan family home. Hundreds of reported sightings have been made in various countries around the world, his whereabouts and fate remain a mystery. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joh…
B-movie king, Roger Corman, helped some of the biggest names in Hollywood get their start: Martin Scorsese, Ron Howard, Jack Nicholson, James Cameron, Sandra Bullock, Francis Ford Coppola, John Sayles, Jonathon Demme and Peter Bogdanovich. entertainment.time.com/20…
Sandra Bullock's character "Annie" from the 1994 film β€œSpeed” was originally intended to be a comic-relief sidekick to Jack, with Ellen DeGeneres in mind for the part. Instead, Annie became both Jack's sidekick and love interest. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spe…
After graduating Stanford, future Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor was refused 40 interviews because she was a woman despite offering to work with no salary and no office. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
Sandra Bullock speaks fluent German youtu.be/s10x38SMb-g
Sandra Bullock won a Razzie for her role in 2010s All About Steve and then went on to win the Best Actress Oscar the following night. She collected both in person. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/L…
Sandra West was a Beverly Hills socialite and Texas oil heiress. Her unusual burial request required that her brother-in-law, Sol West, have her buried in her 1964 powder blue Ferrari 330 America en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San…
Sandra Day O'Connor said she was "totally glad" when her husband, suffering Alzheimer's Disease and unable to recognize family, formed romantic relationships with other patients in his nursing home. washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn…
Sandra Bullock can speak fluent German youtube.com/watch?v=s10x3…
If she was a real astronaut, Sandra Bullock would be wearing an adult diaper instead of hot pants under her space suit. space.com/21987-how-nasa-…
Sandra Vaccaro is the only woman to ever have been banned from casinos in Vegas. jackpot.co.uk/online-casi…
Sandra Day O'Connor created a website filled with games to help children understand American Government icivics.org/
Sandra Ilene West is buried wearing a lace nightgown while seated comfortably in her 1964 Ferrari 330 America jcoday.typepad.com/blog/2…
Sandra Bullock is fluent in German m.youtube.com/watch?v=Izb…
Not only did Sandra Day O'Connor and William Rehnquist both attend Stanford Law School at the same time, they actually also briefly dated. nytimes.com/2005/07/07/op…
Only three people have won an Oscar and a Razzie in he same year: composer Alan Menken, screenwriter Brian Helgeland and actress Sandra Bullock en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bri…
Sandra Bullock speaks German! And very well at that! youtube.com/watch?v=Izbrz…
Will Smith (and Nick Cage) Sandra Bullock and Sean Connery turned down the roles of Neo Trinity and Morpheus, respectively. en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/T…
Sandra Bullock won a Golden Raspberry award for Worst Actress and then won an Academy Award for Best Actress the very next day en.wikipedia.org/wiki/All…

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