365 Things to DO – Day THREE HUNDRED SIXTY TWO: Have your picture taken in A.D. White’s lap. (FYI: It's a little tricky getting up there!) There would be NO Cornell without Andrew Dickson White. Together, he and Ezra Cornell created one of the finest universities in the world, forever changing Ithaca’s destiny. (SEE Days 120 & 121.) Statues of the founders of Cornell are in the Arts Quad on campus...We WALK in the footsteps of GIANTS.
Charles Fazzino appeared at the NFL Shop with Rashad Jennings of the NY Giants and founder of The Locker Room project. Fazzino’s 3D pop art work created just for the foundation appears behind the two. (Feb 2016)
Football History - Deaths 1995 - Timothy James "Tim" Mara was the founder and administrator of the New York Giants of the National Football League. Mara died at the age of 71. keepinitrealsports.tumblr.com keepinitrealsports.wordpress.com Mobile- m.keepinitrealsports.com
Black Panther newspaper depiction of Huey P. Newton, co-founder and Minister of Defense of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense. Feb. 17 was the 67th anniversary of his birth. by Pan-African News Wire File Photos, via Flickr
Years before Super Bowl XLVI or even Super Bowl I, the story goes that Pittsburgh Steelers founder Art Rooney met New York football Giants founder Tim Mara at Moore's Restaurant in New York. Mara, a licensed bookie (according to his grandson, current Giants CEO and president John Mara) was selling Rooney on a horse.
Closing Bell: Taste of the NFL founder Wayne Kostroski, joined by NY Restaurateur Drew Nieporent, Chef Kamal Rose of Tribeca Grill, three-time Pro Bowler Freeman McNeil, and former New York Giant Bill Ard
19th January: Giants of Architecture: Philharmonie de Paris and Elbphilharmonie, Sir Simon Rattle and Jonas Kaufmann, Panama as Jazz Capital http://wildkatpr.com/news/industry-news/2015/01/19/architecture-philharmonie-de-paris-elbphilharmonie-sir-simon-rattle-jonas-kaufmann-panama-jazz-capital/