There’s a point in your early 20s when you realise the people who told you you could be whatever you wanted were lying, death is fast approaching and you don’t have a bloody clue what you’re doing with your life.
Gilda Radner would have been 69 today. But she left us far too early. An original cast member of Saturday Night Live and paved the way for female comedians everywhere. Here are some of her best moments from SNL and stage
At the age of 2, Helen Keller (1880–1968) was taken ill and became both deaf and blind. She spent the rest of her life showing the world that it wasn’t going to hold her back. ‘When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don’t see the one that has opened for us.”