Sometimes the work left behind by stalwarts continues to glitter pathways even after their earthly departure. Meena Kumari, a name that cannot be adorned with mere words is one such actress. For a name like hers, adjectives would only tone down the dime.
Trailblazer Charlie Sifford was hailed as a "legend" by President Barack Obama and the "grandpa that I never had" by Tiger Woods as the golf world paused on Wednesday to remember the first black man to join the PGA Tour.
Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard revealed the reason for his decision to leave the club. In an emotional interview for the LiverpoolTV club website, the captain said that he was being told by the manager that there will fewer starts, and that's the main reason to leave Anfield.
Hanif Mohammad, often called the sub continent's original Little Master, celebrated his 80th birthday with the complaint that the Pakistan cricket authorities had to this day not recognised and rewarded him for his triple century against the West Indies in 1957.
Formula One legend Michael Schumacher's official website has been relaunched by his family to mark the 20th anniversary of his first Formula One title. The German legend won first of seven world titles with Benetton Ford in 1994.