Elissa Maxwell was born and raised in Vancouver, Washington. She is an undergraduate at the University of Washington, double majoring in History and Cinema and Media Studies. She has been fascinated by history for as long as she can remember, and focuses on American and European history. After she graduates, Elissa plans to attend graduate school for a Master’s in Education. She intends to teach History in underserved high schools.
Patti LaBelle, a successful singer and author, was born Patricia Louise Holt on May 24, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Henry and Bertha Holt. Her father worked at Baldwin Locomotive and her mother was a waitress at St. Agnes Hospital. The couple had five children. … Read MorePatti LaBelle (1944- )