Serena Williams of the United States celebrates with the trophy after defeating Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland to win the women's final match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships at Wimbledon, England, Saturday, July 7, 2012. Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth / AP #5th Wimbledon #14th Grand Slam......congrats!!!!!!
Richard Williams, the man who molded Serena and her older sister Venus into the tennis stars they are today, suffered a stroke. Lakeisha Williams confirmed her husband fell ill last week before his daughter’s 22nd Grand Slam win. Lakeisha told Radar Online the tennis coach was hospitalized and released after his stroke but he has been dealing …
Located 2015 in the Lower Corridor of Buckingham Palace, London, UK. White Marble Bust of the Venus d’Arles made by William Theed in 1856. The full-length marble statue of Venus of Arles, was the inspiration for this Bust of Venus, goddess of love. Her head is downcast & her wavy hair is tied up with ribbons. Bought by Prince Albert (1819-1861) Germany, husband of Queen Victoria (1819-1901) UK.
Detail from a daguerreotype of Jeremiah and Venus Tilghman, ca. 1850. Husband and wife, the Tilghmans were slaves belonging to Col. Benedict William Hall of Baltimore when this image was made. Courtesy of the Maryland Historical Society. | Maryland Genealogical Society