Saturday, November 4, 2006 7:56:15 PM
Sacha Baron Cohen (born 13 October, 1971 in Staines in Surrey) is a British comedian notable for his highly successful comedy characters Ali G (an MC and gangster wannabe from Staines), Borat [Watch movei clip] (a Kazakhstani reporter) and Brüno (a flamboyantly gay Austrian fashion reporter). Baron Cohen was born into a middle-class Jewish family, the second of three sons of Gerald and Daniella Baron Cohen . His father owns a menswear shop in Piccadilly and is originally from Wales, while his mother is a native Israeli of Iranian (Persian) heritage.
Some more on Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sacha_Baron_Cohen
Tuesday, October 17, 2006 5:12:53 PM
This great lady is another successful Iranian outside Iran.Camila Batmanghelidjh
won the Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2005 and in 2006 she has won the UK's Women of the Year 2006 award which honours those who show bravery, compassion and try to improve the lives of others.
She is famous to Angel of Peckham and she is the founder of London-based children's charity Kids Company.
More about her :http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camila_Batmanghelidjhhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/6056196.stm
(A news about her on BBChttp://www.kidsco.org.uk/
Sunday, August 27, 2006 11:43:30 AM
Did you know that the first people on earth who belived earth is round were Iranian/Persian people ?
This is a fact and you can also see it as a part of Zoroastrianism religion.
To read more you go here please: http://www.art-arena.com/cotw.htm