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  2. Manzanar - Wikipedia

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    Manzanar was first inhabited by Indigenous Americans nearly 10,000 years ago. Approximately 1,500 years ago, the area was settled by the Owens Valley Paiute, who ranged across the Owens Valley from Long Valley on the north to Owens Lake on the south, and from the crest of the Sierra Nevada on the west to the Inyo Mountains on the east.

  3. Abercrombie & Fitch - Wikipedia

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    Abercrombie & Fitch (A&F) is an American lifestyle retailer that focuses on casual wear.Its headquarters are in New Albany, Ohio.The company operates three other offshoot brands: Abercrombie Kids, Hollister Co., and Gilly Hicks.

  4. Nikki Sixx - Wikipedia

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    At the age of 17, Feranna moved to Los Angeles and worked menial jobs such as working at a liquor store and selling vacuum cleaners over the phone while he auditioned for bands. He eventually joined the band Sister , [1] led by Blackie Lawless , [22] after answering an ad in The Recycler for a bass player. [23]

  5. Continental Airlines - Wikipedia

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    At a 1962 press conference in the office of Mayor of Los Angeles Sam Yorty, Continental Airlines announced that it planned to move its headquarters to Los Angeles in July 1963. In 1963 Continental's headquarters moved to a two-story, $2.3 million building on the grounds of Los Angeles International Airport in Westchester, Los Angeles .

  6. Italian Americans - Wikipedia

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    San Pedro is Los Angeles's Little Italy, which is estimated to contain some 45,000 Italian-Americans. Most worked as fisherman during the first half of the 20th century. The traditional center of Los Angeles' Italian American community, was the area north of the historic Los Angeles Plaza.

  7. Marilyn Monroe - Wikipedia

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    Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 4, 1962) was an American actress, singer, and model.Famous for playing comedic "blonde bombshell" characters, she became one of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s and early 1960s and was emblematic of the era's sexual revolution.

  8. Frank Abagnale - Wikipedia

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    Frank William Abagnale Jr. (/ ˈ æ b ə ɡ n eɪ l /; born April 27, 1948) is an American author and convicted felon.Abagnale targeted individuals and small businesses but gained notoriety in the late 1970s by claiming a diverse range of victimless workplace frauds, many of which are now in doubt.

  9. Yeezus - Wikipedia

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    Yeezus is the sixth studio album by American rapper and producer Kanye West.It was released on June 18, 2013, through Def Jam Recordings and Roc-A-Fella Records.West gathered a number of artists and close collaborators for the production, including Mike Dean, Daft Punk, Noah Goldstein, Arca, Hudson Mohawke, and Travis Scott.