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childhood homes: Rambo and Rocky's Childhood Home in Silver Spring, Maryland 20910 - 04/28/08 09:18 AM
This is the house that Sylvester Stallone lived in as a child in the Montgomery Hills/North Woodside Neighborhood of Silver Spring. The Cape Cod House on Seminary Road was built in 1952. Sly's parents owned the home sometime between 1952 and 1962, when the Stallone's Sold it. The House has been renovated since the Stalone Family lived there. There are now 4 Bedrooms and 4 1/2 Baths.
childhood homes: Famous People's Houses in Silver Spring, Md - Annie Lebovitz - 12/08/07 04:08 PM
The famous photographer Annie Lebovitz lived in this split level house in Silver Spring. Because of her father's career in the air force, Annie's Parents, Sam and Marilyn moved many many times. Transfers sent the family throughout the country and to The Philippines; Mom and Dad finally landed in Silver Spring, Md. Her parents owned this house in the Forest Knolls subdivision of Silver Spring, Md 20902 from 1962 to 1978. Forest Knolls is a tidy neighborhood of modern early 1960's split levels, and ramblers. Annie Lebovitz attended Northwood High School in Silver Spring.In 1977 her parents sold the split level and built a (3 comments)
childhood homes: Famous People from Silver Spring, Md - Carl Bernstein - 09/25/07 10:39 AM
Carl Bernstein the reporter and author of Watergate Scandal fame grew up in this modern custom contemporary house built in 1954. The house is located right next door to where Carl's schoolmate and childhood friend Ben Stein grew up, in the Woodside Neighborhood of Silver Spring, Md. The home is larger than it looks from the street and is nestled on a large deep 15,576 square foot wooded lot backing to Sligo Creek Park. (2 comments)
The 1970's and 80's Tennis Star Harold Solomon grew up in this big custom-built split level home in the Springbrook Estates Subdivision of Silver Spring. The house was built in 1958 and has 7 Bedrooms and 4 Full Baths, an inground swimming pool and (of course) a Tennis Court. The house is located within one block of the former home of Lefty Driesell. Harold Solomon graduated from Springbrook High School in 1970 and became known with fellow tennis star Eddie Dibbs as one of the "BAGEL TWINS". Solomon's parents sold the home in 1977 and moved to Florida. Harold Solomon runs the Harold Solomon Institue (1 comments)
Goldie Hawn the famous actress and comedian grew up in this quaint and charming circa 1927 Brick Duplex in Takoma Park, Md 20912. The Hawn Family lived in the Left Side of this duplex. Goldie's small wedding to John Hudson was in the backyard of this home. Goldies father Edward Hawn, a musician, died in 1982 and Goldie's mother Laura lived in this home up until 1984, when she sold the house and moved to California, where she died in 1994. Goldie graduated from the old Blair High School in Silver Spring, Md in 1963 and attended American University in (12 comments)
childhood homes: Famous People from Silver Spring, Md - Nora Roberts - 03/30/07 10:21 AM
Romance Novelist Nora Roberts aka J.D. Robb grew up in this adorable bungalow off of Sligo Avenue near the heart of Downtown Silver Spring. This area used to be known as "Takoma Park" and is now known as North Takoma Park with a Silver Spring Address. Nora Roberts' real name is Eleanor M Robertson and her 85+ year old mother still owns this house. She grew up the youngest and "an only girl", with a slew of brothers, who still live in the area. Nora went to Parochial School, probably Saint Michaels Elementary, and then for High School she attended The Academy of the Holy Names (a girls High School on Pershing (0 comments)
childhood homes: Famous People from Silver Spring, Md - Lewis Black - 03/29/07 09:10 AM
Childhood home of Lewis N. Black, TV personality,grammy award winner,comedian and playwright.This house was built in 1953 and Lewis Black's parents were the original owners. Born in 1948, Lewis was raised in this modest 3 Bedroom, 1 Bath Brick Rambler with an unfinished basement, located in the Burnt Mills Knolls subdivision of Silver Spring, Md zip code 20903. Black probably attended Burnt Mills Elementary School or possibly Cresthaven Elementary School within walking distance of this house. He most likely attended Eastern or White Oak Junior High School (anyone know for sure which one?) Lewis graduated from Springbrook High School in 1966. Black's parents Samuel and Jeanette lived in this home up until the (2 comments)
Debbie Cook, Silver Spring and Takoma Park Maryland Real Estate Expert
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