Pernell Elven Roberts, Jr.
Pencil Sketch of the Day, June 22, 2017
(May 18, 1928 – January 24, 2010) was an American stage, film, and television actor, as well as a singer. In addition to guest-starring in over 60 television series,
he was best known for his roles as Ben Cartwright's eldest son Adam Cartwright on the Western television series Bonanza (1959–1965), and as chief surgeon Dr. John McIntyre, the title character on Trapper John, M.D. (1979–1986).
He was also known for his lifelong activism, which included participation in the Selma to Montgomery marches in 1965 and pressuring NBC to refrain from hiring Whites to portray minority characters.
Lorne Greene - Pencil Sketch of the Day for June 21, 2017
A Canadian actor, radio personality, and singer. His television roles include Ben Cartwright on the western Bonanza, and Commander Adama in the science fiction television series Battlestar Galactica and Galactica 1980. - Wikipedia
Jane Goodall - Pencil sketch of the Day for June 19, 2017
Dame Jane Morris Goodall DBE
(3 April 1934), formerly Baroness Jane van Lawick-Goodall, is a British primatologist, ethologist, anthropologist, and UN Messenger of Peace. Considered to be the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, Goodall is best known for her over 55-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees since she first went to Gombe Stream National Park, Tanzania in 1960. She is the founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and the Roots & Shoots program, and she has worked extensively on conservation and animal welfare issues. She has served on the board of the Nonhuman Rights Project since its founding in 1996.
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