wordnet_communicator_109610660


# training instances: 156124
# testing instances: 22115
# true positives: 21210
# false positives: 1543
# false negatives: 905
precision: 0.9321847668439327
recall: 0.9590775491747683
F1: 0.9454399572078096
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Lynn Garrison... and F4U experience. Bob Love, a Korean war ace, Chuck Lyford, Ben Hall andare believed to have flown combat missions but it has never been confirmed ...
PowerBASIC... decided to stop publishing it, Zale bought it back from them, renamed it toand set up PowerBASIC Inc. to continue support and development of it
Ibn Battuta... enone, Giovanni de' Marignolli, John of Montecorvino, Niccolò de' Conti, or, a Moroccan Muslim traveller, who passed through the present-day Middle E ...
John Cameron Mitchell... Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby", which opens the film Shortbus (2006) by
Peter Tomlinson... orter Trevor East (later director of sport at Setanta Sports) and announcer(later to become managing director of Saga Radio West Midlands and High Sh ...
Edgar Wallace... ahl who lived at Great Missenden, Enid Blyton who lived in Beaconsfield andwho lived at Bourne End and is buried in Little Marlow. Modern-day writers ...
Jack Higgins... rs who made Jersey their home. Contemporary authors based in Jersey include, and Sinclair Forrest, author of the 2007 novel, The Dragon of Angur
Nas... , several other Wu-Tang members made appearances, as well as Black Thought,and Rick Ross, among others. Shortly after Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang was complet ...
Vyasa... srava's epic Mahabharata, the Kurukshetra War is narrated by a character in's Jaya, which itself is narrated by a character in Vaisampayana's Bharata ...
James WilsonLike Daniel Webster,, and Joseph Story before him, Lincoln argued that the Declaration of Inde ...
Sigismund I the Old... ge was granted the title "Duke of Prussia" by his new feudal overlord, Kingof Poland, who was also his uncle. In a deal partially brokered by Luther, ...
Jules VerneAdditionally, inspired by the fiction of, Tsiolkovsky theorized many aspects of space travel and rocket propulsion ...
GDRT... E, the South Arabian kingdoms were in continuous conflict with one another.of Aksum began to interfere in South Arabian affairs, signing an alliance ...
David HumePopper andagreed that there is often a psychological belief that the sun will rise t ...
Franklin D. Roosevelt... hind Herbert Hoover in the 1928 presidential election. Hearst's support forat the 1932 Democratic National Convention, via his allies William Gibbs M ...
Bryan FullerAnother remake, from Pushing Daisies creator, is in development for NBC. A reboot of The Munsters, it is intended to b ...
Abu 'Ali al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham... ized as Alhazen: Alhazen ben Josef, who translated Ptolemy into Arabic; and, who wrote about optics, mathematics and physics. Ibn al-Haytham is said ...
Turbo C... period and features the Borland "black screen" similar to Turbo Pascal 4.0,1.0/1.5, and Turbo Prolog 1.1. Borland did not adopt its trademark "blue s ...
Domitian... he Jews, completed during the last year of the reign of the Emperor Flavius(between 1.9.93 and 14.3.94, cf. AJ X.267). In expounding Jewish history, ...
Louis XIV of France... rial army. The Pico family would reign as dukes until Mirandola, an ally of, was conquered by his rival, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor, in 1708 and an ...
Holly BlackThe children's fantasy series "The Spiderwick Chronicles", byand Tony DiTerlizzi, includes will o'the wisps; they are listed in "Arthur ...
Edward Crankshaw... pting the dress of a Spanish monarch, which, according to British historian, consisted of "a black doublet and hose, black shoes and scarlet stocking ...
Aristo of Pella... sed only in the Dialogue, may be identical to a lost dialogue attributed toon the divine nature of the Messiah, the Dialogue of Jason and Papiscus (c ...
Winston Churchill... he connected telephone calls from war leaders to the prime minister. He meton several occasions when asked for updates on incoming calls and once was ...
John Tukey... e American Statistical Association, including notable statisticians such as, condemned the sampling procedure. Tukey was perhaps the most vocal criti ...
Woodrow WilsonIn 1916, Baruch left Wall Street to advise presidenton national defense and terms of peace. He served on the Advisory Commissi ...
Sir Peter Ustinov... s and television, by various actors, including John Moffatt, Albert Finney,, Sir Ian Holm, Tony Randall, Alfred Molina and David Suchet
John Betjeman... d into writing. In 1980 he played the Funny Uncle in a dramatisation of thepoem "Indoor Games Near Newbury", part of an ITV special titled Betjeman's ...
Larry King... an in January 1997 (shortly after losing the presidential election). On theshow Dole had a heated exchange with Democratic presidential primary candi ...
Francisco Franco... Seville in Spain. During his papacy, he purported to canonize Generalissimoand Christopher Columbus as saints. According to his supporters, Pope Greg ...
Tony DiTerlizzi... e children's fantasy series "The Spiderwick Chronicles", by Holly Black and, includes will o'the wisps; they are listed in "Arthur Spiderwick's Guide ...
Guillem de Castro... translated as 'The Lord'), is based on the play Mocedades del Cid (1621) by. Both plays were based on the legend of Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar (nicknamed ...
John I of Castile... erdinand's only daughter. As heiress presumptive, Beatrice had married king, but popular sentiment was against an arrangement in which Portugal would ...
Ma Ying-jeouIn the 2008 presidential election, KMT candidatedefeated DPP candidate Hsieh with 58.48% of the vote. The party also retai ...
Holy Roman Emperor... nce and central Europe. In 1806, the Holy Roman Empire ceased to exist whenFrancis II kept Francis I of Austria as his only official title. These ach ...
Thomas Beecham... ng to establish itself as a self-governing body after the withdrawal of Sir. In 1949 the opera The Olympians by Arthur Bliss, to a libretto by Priest ...
Tatian... ests that Justin had composed an early harmony along the lines of his pupil's Diatesseron. However, the existence of a harmony independent of a colle ...
Dhu Nuwas... d the Sabaean kingdom. They traded from the port of al-Muza on the Red Sea., a Himyarite king, changed the state religion to Judaism in the beginning ...
Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor... ntil Mirandola, an ally of Louis XIV of France, was conquered by his rival,, in 1708 and annexed to Modena by Duke Rinaldo d'Este, the exiled male li ...
PlatoThe structure of The Symposium and Phaedo, attributed to, is of a story within a story within a story
Terry Pratchett... e End and is buried in Little Marlow. Modern-day writers from Bucks includewho was born in Beaconsfield, Tim Rice who is from Amersham and who is fro ...
Lenny Henry... with his contribution that he decided to make a regular fixture out of Bob.made sporadic appearances throughout this series, but was not established ...
Larry Wall... t list) is a per-user file used by some Usenet reading programs (originally's rn) to discard summarily (without presenting for reading) articles matc ...
Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor... "S" on the duchy's coat of arms represented Albert's sovereign, Sigismund., and Pope Clement VII objected to the Prussian Homage, which was derided ...
Geoffrey of Monmouth... especially the Matter of Britain and Matter of France, the former based on's Historia Regum Britanniae ("History of the Kings of Britain"), written ...
Peter Cook... ewbury", part of an ITV special titled Betjeman's Britain that also starredand Susannah York. That saw the start of a relationship with producer/dire ...
Gordon Campbell... , but failed to meet the required "supermajority" threshold of 60%. Premierannounced due to the large support shown for electoral reform a second ref ...
Wesley Clark... w Dole had a heated exchange with Democratic presidential primary candidatein which Dole correctly predicted that Clark would lose the New Hampshire ...
Matteo Maria Boiardo... arship of the Italian Renaissance. His cousin and contemporary was the poet, who grew up under the influence of his own uncle, the Florentine patron ...
Hipparchus... , three centuries after the discovery of the precession of the equinoxes byaround 130 BC, but he ignored the problem by dropping the concept of a fix ...
Scheherazade... rated by an unknown narrator, and in this narration the stories are told by. In many of Scheherazade's narrations there are also stories narrated, an ...
Jermaine... member of the Jackson family to be on the show, the first being her brotherin 2007. Jackson's goal in participating in show was to get over her shyne ...
Cecil Taylor... iverse as Pat Metheny, John Zorn, Lee Konitz, David Sylvian, Cyro Baptista,, Keiji Haino, tap dancer Will Gaines, Drum 'n' Bass DJ Ninj, Susie Ibarra ...
Alexander the GreatAdrian Veidt / Ozymandias: Drawing inspiration from, Veidt was once the superhero Ozymandias, but has since retired to devote ...
Robert E. Lee... n sporting cologne), his serious work made him the trusted eyes and ears of's army and inspired Southern morale
Bobby Jindal... ean Americans, Chinese Americans, and Vietnamese Americans. The election ofas Governor of Louisiana has been hailed as pathbreaking. He is the first ...
Richard Dutcher... filmmaker Don Bluth '54, Jeopardy! all-time champion Ken Jennings '00, and, the "Father of Mormon Cinema." In the music industry BYU is represented ...
Wernher von Braun... cal, Tsiolkovsky influenced later rocket scientists throughout Europe, like. Russian search teams at Peenemünde found a German translation of a book ...
Saitō Mokichi... on of his poetry anthology Sachio kashu in 1920. His own disciples includedand Tsuchiya Bunmei
D. B. Wyndham-Lewis... 1926, he married Jane Wyndham-Lewis (ex-wife of the original 'Beachcomber', no relation to the artist Wyndham Lewis); they had two daughters and one ...
Gerald Durrell... he Jersey Zoological Park) founded by the naturalist, zookeeper, and author
Natsume SōsekiAs an author, he studied under, who was a teacher at his high school in Kumamoto. Terada is best known f ...
Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel... his advisors went about arranging a marriage for him. Their eyes fell upon, the eldest child of Louis Rudolph, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel. She w ...
John Nance Garner... 932 Democratic National Convention, via his allies William Gibbs McAdoo and, can also be seen as part of his vendetta against Smith, who was an oppon ...
Louis the German... ildren, but one illegitimate son, Hugh. The kings of East and West Francia,and Charles the Bald, agreed to divided Lotharingia between them, and in 8 ...
Moses... n. Abraham taught science to the Egyptians , who in turn taught the Greeks.set up a senatorial priestly aristocracy, which, like that of Rome, resist ...
Daniel Dennett... include William James, Henri Poincaré, Arthur Compton, Henry Margenau, and
Abraham Maslow... re, or had been, prison inmates, and 5% were male prostitutes. Psychologistasserted that Kinsey did not consider "". The data represented only those ...
Zach Taylor... inch (76 mm) rifled gun and was purchased for $155 on June 25, 1892, by thePost No. 42 of the Grand Army of the Republic
Lewis Carroll's... commonly. "Brunch" is an example of a portmanteau word (breakfast + lunch)."snark" (snake + shark) is also a portmanteau. Neologisms also can be crea ...
E.C. Quist... mbly met on 20 February, with Nkrumah as Leader of Government Business, andas President of the Assembly
Justin I... the Christian King of Aksum with the encouragement of the Byzantine Emperorinvaded and annexed Yemen. About fifty years later, Sayf ibn Dhi Yazan ask ...
Carl Theodor Dreyer... neighbours through a miracle. A 1955 film version of Ordet was directed by, and won the Golden Globe Award that year for Best Foreign Language Film
Neil Young... single remake of We Are the World. On October 24, 2010, Bridges appeared at's annual Bridge School Benefit concert and played a set with Neko Case
Taylor Branch... s. Though Kennedy may have intended this to remain a more nominal position,in Pillar of Fire contends that Johnson served to push the Kennedy adminis ...
Robert Pipon Marett... n in Jersey include Elinor Glyn, John Lemprière, Philippe Le Sueur Mourant,, and Augustus Asplet Le Gros. Frederick Tennyson and Gerald Durrell were ...
Goethe... presentation. Art as mimesis has deep roots in the philosophy of Aristotle.defined art as an other resp. a second nature, according to his ideal of a ...
Hugh Downs... on, The Today Show with Bryant Gumbel, The Dick Cavett Show, Over Easy with, The Tomorrow Show with Tom Snyder, and several others. She also toured E ...
Wyndham Lewis... f the original 'Beachcomber' D. B. Wyndham-Lewis, no relation to the artist); they had two daughters and one son. In 1953, he divorced his second wif ...
Shah Jahan... ed the Mughal Emperor Jahangir that if the young and charismatic son Prince, the newly instated as the Subedar of Gujarat had turned the English out ...
Erichthonius... A remnant of archaic myth depicts her as the adoptive mother of Erechtheus/through the foiled rape by Hephaestus. Other variants relate that Erichtho ...
Robert E. Lee... ecame a doctor, and served as a surgeon on the staff of Confederate generalduring the American Civil War. He was a pioneer in physical therapy. His m ...
Chris Tarrant... lms and cartoons that ATV would transmit on Saturday mornings. Presented byand John Asher from just a desk in a continuity studio, the pair had to re ...
Frederick II of Prussia... a itself by Austrian troops; and, though the invasion of Bohemia in 1744 byenabled him to return to Munich, at his death on 20 January 1745 it was le ...
Brothers Grimm... a Barbe bleue (Bluebeard). Many of Perrault's stories were rewritten by the, continue to be printed and have been adapted to opera, ballet (such as T ...
Lew Grade... ly a child audience. Henson was finally able to convince British impresarioto finance the show, which would be shot in the United Kingdom and syndica ...
President... any credit the speech by Robert F. Kennedy, who was in town campaigning forthat night, for helping to calm the tensions. Racial tensions heightened i ...
Aleister Crowley... ch John investigates the brutal murder of a former girlfriend, Isabel by anstyle magician, Josh Wright. The story introduces, or reintroduces many ch ...
Charles BaudelaireIn the essay "The Painter of Modern Life" (1864),gives a literary definition: "By modernity I mean the transitory, the fugi ...
Janet... on a number of occasions by figures such as Charles Cardell, Lady Sheba andand Stewart Farrar. In other Wiccan traditions and amongst a number of sol ...
Charlie Chaplin... made his TV debut the same year and was soon commanding enormous audiences.called Wisdom his "favourite clown"
Charles Gide... ty professor of law and died in 1880. His uncle was the political economist
Ferdinand II of Aragon... t the Jewish religion." These were the charges brought by the government ofand Isabella I of Castile against the Jews. They constituted the grounds f ...
Hadrian... known to the Romans, and the foundation of the town refers to the emperor,, with an inscription of somewhat doubtful authenticity. The bath-consciou ...
Girolamo Benivienitrip to Florence, he met Angelo Poliziano, the courtly poet, and probably the young Dominican monk Girolamo Savonarola. For the rest ...
Darko MacanFollowing a brief interlude by Croatian writer, the series was then taken over by Brian Azzarello, once again hired on t ...
Chuck JonesRenowned animator/directoris reported to have said, "June Foray is not the female Mel Blanc, Mel Bla ...
Jan Potocki... is narrated within it, and within that there are three more tales narrated.'s The Manuscript Found in Saragossa (1797-1805) has extremely rich interl ...
Oscar WildeHe befriendedin Paris, and in 1895 Gide and Wilde met in Algiers. There, Wilde had the ...
Pope Paul VI... op Thuc had the power to ordain he did not have the authority to do so from, which is a requirement for licit episcopal holy orders in Roman Catholic ...
Augustus Asplet Le Gros... r Glyn, John Lemprière, Philippe Le Sueur Mourant, Robert Pipon Marett, and. Frederick Tennyson and Gerald Durrell were among authors who made Jersey ...
Paolo SoleriYavapai County is home to Arcosanti, a prototype arcology, developed by, and under construction since 1970. Arcosanti is open Monday through Sund ...
Willmoore Kendall... ch as Harry V. Jaffa, praised this development. Critics of Lincoln, notablyand Mel Bradford, argued that Lincoln dangerously expanded the scope of th ...
Tom Snyder... el, The Dick Cavett Show, Over Easy with Hugh Downs, The Tomorrow Show with, and several others. She also toured Europe, performed a 50th Anniversary ...
Frederick Tennyson... hilippe Le Sueur Mourant, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augustus Asplet Le Gros.and Gerald Durrell were among authors who made Jersey their home. Contempo ...
Jehovah's Witnesses... f Pentecost, but the Orthodox Church estimates the followers as 20,000. Thereport having 28,859 active members
Caracalla... iption of somewhat doubtful authenticity. The bath-conscious Roman emperor,, once came here to ease his arthritic aches. Baden was also known as Aure ...
Dave Carley... s been translated into English (2007) by his granddaughter Arense Lund, and
Steve Ditko... utlaw status. Moore said he was trying to "come up with this quintessentialcharacter—someone who's got a funny name, whose surname begins with a 'K,' ...
John Lindley... each of its four gardens. The library is based upon the book collection of
Edmundo O'Gorman... exico. Other Mexicans of Irish descent are: Romulo O'Farril, Juan O'Gorman,, Anthony Quinn, Alejo Bay (Governor of the state of Sonora), Famed Conduc ...
Isabella I of Castile... se were the charges brought by the government of Ferdinand II of Aragon andagainst the Jews. They constituted the grounds for their expulsion and ban ...
Enid Blyton... S. Eliot who also lived at Marlow, Roald Dahl who lived at Great Missenden,who lived in Beaconsfield and Edgar Wallace who lived at Bourne End and is ...
Duke Ellington... the Northeast. Several notable musicians passed through his band, including, Coleman Hawkins, and Cozy Cole. Sweatman also continued to record for su ...
Sir Thomas Browne... orated dozens of invented words. The early modern English prose writings ofare the source of many neologisms as recorded by the Oxford English Dictio ...
Tom Baker... was a short comedy called The Passionate Pilgrim in which he was joined byand Madeline Smith. Again produced by Charles Wallace for MGM/UA, it was r ...
NestorAs the battle turned against the Greeks, thanks to the influence of Zeus,declared that the Trojans were winning because Agamemnon had angered Achil ...
Wilfred Owen... ar Requiem of Benjamin Britten juxtaposes the Latin text with the poetry of, Krzysztof Penderecki's Polish Requiem includes a traditional Polish hymn ...
Milton FriedmanIn 1947, Popper founded with Friedrich Hayek,, Ludwig von Mises and others the Mont Pelerin Society to defend classical ...
Sophocles... nnos), also known by the Latin title Oedipus Rex, is an Athenian tragedy bythat was first performed c. 429 BCE. It was the second of Sophocles's thre ...
Søren Kierkegaard... word angst was introduced into English from Danish angst via existentialist. It is used in English to describe an intense feeling of apprehension, an ...
George Washington... outing their choice to the clerk, as supporters cheered or booed. Candidatespent L39 for treats for his supporters. The candidates knew they had to " ...
Charlemagne... or, he should rule in Aachen, the capital of the first Carolingian emperor,, and in Rome, the ancient capital of emperors. Middle Francia (Latin Fran ...
Brian Azzarello... interlude by Croatian writer Darko Macan, the series was then taken over by, once again hired on the strength of his own series for Vertigo, 100 Bull ...
Odin... e "-", anglicized as Hermod) is a figure in Norse mythology, the son of god
Premier... visive issue in Canada. A national plebiscite had been suggested by AlbertaRalph Klein and some Conservatives and Liberal backbenchers. However, Paul ...
Titus... pression of the Jewish revolt, Josephus would have witnessed the marches of's triumphant legions leading their Jewish captives, and carrying treasure ...
Thomas Jefferson... to the complexity of city life, with its banks and factories. The Americanwas a representative agrarian who built Jeffersonian Democracy around the ...
Brooke Shields... te Bill Clinton on CBS's 60 Minutes. Dole guest-starred as himself on NBC'ssitcom Suddenly Susan in January 1997 (shortly after losing the presidenti ...
Robert E. Lee... fantry regiment would include two companies of pikemen, a plan supported by. Many pikes were produced but were never used in battle and the plan to i ...
Gerald Durrell... t, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augustus Asplet Le Gros. Frederick Tennyson andwere among authors who made Jersey their home. Contemporary authors based ...
Adolf Hitler... he visit would prove of benefit to Jews, Hearst visited Berlin to interview. Hitler asked why he was so misunderstood by the American press. "Because ...
Frederick I of DenmarkOn 1 March 1526 Albert married Princess Dorothea, daughter of King, thereby establishing political ties between Lutheranism and Scandinavia. ...
Alexandre Pétion... th, Port-au-Prince was the capital of the republic, under the leadership of. Henri Christophe renamed the city Port-aux-Crimes after the assassinatio ...
Bernie Taupin... 85 and scored two No.1 hits. The first was "We Built This City", written by, Martin Page, Dennis Lambert, and Peter Wolf and was engineered by Grammy ...
Henri Christophe... was the capital of the republic, under the leadership of Alexandre Pétion.renamed the city Port-aux-Crimes after the assassination of Jacques I at P ...
Pope Paul VI... m His sub-Vicar, with the automatic right of succession to the papacy after. On August 6, 1978, Pope Paul died and Domínguez claimed the papacy, proc ...
Zoroaster... his character is taken from the ancient prophet usually known in English as, the Persian founder of Zoroastrianism. Nietzsche is clearly portraying a ...
Shah Jahan... en he must expect we would do our justice upon the seas". Fearing the worstsealed an official Firman allowing the English to trade in Gujarat in the ...
Andrew JacksonOn June 15, 1832, President, displeased with Atkinson's handling of the war, appointed General Winfie ...
Menachem Begin... th the army were released and allowed to stay in Palestine. One of them was, whose arrival in Palestine created new-found expectations within the Irg ...
ANTLR... escent parser which is usually coded by hand (although not always; see e.g.for an LL(*) recursive-descent parser generator)
Harald I of Norway... tacks upon the Viking peoples. Another possible contributing factor is that("Harald Fairhair") had united Norway around this time, and the bulk of th ...
ClaudiusThe Emperorpaid a visit while Britain was being conquered and was honoured with the a ...
William Shakespeare... ften used a historical background for his plays - among his influences were, Adam Oehlenschläger, Henrik Ibsen, and George Bernard Shaw. In his drama ...
François Quesnay... communalism and egalitarianism. This influenced European intellectuals like, an avid Confucianist and advocate of China's agrarian policies, forming ...
Ferdinand IOn the death of his half-brotherwithout a male heir in October 1383, strenuous efforts were made to secure ...
H. P. LovecraftAbdul Alhazred is a fictional character created by American horror writer. He is the so-called "Mad Arab" credited with authoring the imaginary boo ...
Ann Jellicoe... lean plays, to the classics of the world stage, to the experimental work of. Simultaneously he developed in the field of music and played a pivotal r ...
Samuel Beckett... om novels, religion and philosophy. He liked classic literature, especially, T. S. Eliot, and (and other Russian novelists)
Ptolemy... It was one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd century AD astronomer, and it remains one of the 88 modern constellations. It is found in a reg ...
Memnon... of Patroclus, Achilles' closest companion was Nestor's son Antilochus. When, king of Ethiopia slew Antilochus, Achilles once more obtained revenge on ...
Septimius Severus... ntury the Roman Empire was plunged into a civil war. When the dust settled,emerged as emperor, establishing the Severan dynasty. Unlike previous empe ...
Adriane Galisteu... 0 and 1991. By the time of his death, Senna had been dating Brazilian modelfor just over a year
Søren Kierkegaard... connotation. The use of the term was first attributed to Danish philosopher(1813–1855). In The Concept of Anxiety (also known as The Concept of Dread ...
Waceis Jersey's earliest known author. Printing arrived in Jersey only in the ...
H. G. Wells... , Kilburn, a small public school run by his father. One of his teachers waswho taught there in 1889–90. Milne attended Westminster School and Trinity ...
Frank Oz... becoming typecast as a purveyor of solely children's entertainment, Henson,, and his team targeted an adult audience with a series of sketches on the ...
Jean Chapelain... and served under Jean Baptiste Colbert, finance minister to King Louis XIV., Amable de Bourzeys, and Jacques Cassagne (the King's librarian) were als ...
Nigel Tranter... others, while dovetailing the events of his novel with historical fiction.wrote a historical novel titled The Wallace, published in 1975, which is s ...
Alton B. Parker... cated. The conservative wing of the party was ascendant and nominated Judgeinstead. An opponent of the British Empire, Hearst opposed American involv ...
Bram StokerThe Will o' the wisp makes an appearance in the first chapter of's Dracula, as the Count, masquerading as his own coach driver, takes Jona ...
Álvaro Obregón... he Mexican-American War of 1846 to 1848, is also famous in Mexican history.(possibly O'Brian) was president of Mexico during 1920-24 and Obregón city ...
Roger Ebert... predecessor Rocky II, and became the fourth highest grossing film of 1982.and Gene Siskel attributed the film's success to the positive reaction fro ...
Laius... of Oedipus takes place before the opening scene of the play. In his youth,was a guest of King Pelops of Elis, and became the tutor of Chrysippus, yo ...
Henrik Ibsen... plays - among his influences were William Shakespeare, Adam Oehlenschläger,, and George Bernard Shaw. In his dramas Munk often displays a fascination ...
Vicente Fox... 920-24 and Obregón city and airport are named in his honour. More recently,served as President from 2000 to 2006. Mexico also has a large number of p ...
John II of France... mongst Edward's successes were the battles of Crécy and Poitiers where Kingwas taken prisoner, and the capture of the King David II of Scotland at Ne ...
Nick Fury... mics character Peacemaker, with elements of the Marvel Comics spy characteradded. Moore and Gibbons saw The Comedian as "a kind of Gordon Liddy chara ...
Mel Gibson... known account is presented in the film Braveheart, directed by and starring, written by Randall Wallace, and filmed in both Scotland and Ireland. The ...
Eric IdleNext there was a comedy interlude with members of the Monty Python troupe (, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam along with Neil Innes) performing "Sit on My ...
Elinor Glyn... en ordre, edited by Abraham Mourant in 1865. Writers born in Jersey include, John Lemprière, Philippe Le Sueur Mourant, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augu ...
Albert Einstein... nics. He strongly disagreed with Niels Bohr's instrumentalism and supported's realist approach to scientific theories about the universe. Popper's fa ...
Adolf Hitler... served alongside the Heer (regular army) but was never formally part of it.resisted integrating the Waffen-SS into the army, as it was to remain the ...
Denise Minawas unknown in comics when she took over the title in 2006, but had three ...
Beatrice... ber 1383, strenuous efforts were made to secure the succession for Princess, Ferdinand's only daughter. As heiress presumptive, Beatrice had married ...
T. S. Eliot... ion and philosophy. He liked classic literature, especially Samuel Beckett,, and (and other Russian novelists)
Anote Tong... e in March 2003 by a no-confidence vote and replaced by a Council of State.of the opposition party Boutokaan Te Koaua was elected to succeed Tito in ...
King John... meaning navel, because it was thought to be the navel of England. In 1203,granted Naseby its market charter and the village became a flourishing mar ...
C. S. LewisAt least one line in thebook The Last Battle implies that Lewis learned of Narnia's events - and t ...
Marc Allégret... iterary magazine Nouvelle Revue Française (The New French Review). In 1916,, only 15 years old, became his lover. Marc was the son of Elie Allégret, ...
Blake... ll as politically revolutionary visions of a post-monarchist world, such as's portrayal of Newton as a divine geometer, or David's propagandistic pai ...
Gene Siskel... ky II, and became the fourth highest grossing film of 1982. Roger Ebert andattributed the film's success to the positive reaction from critics and au ...
Conor Cruise O'BrienAccording to, the Butchers brought a new, frightening level of paramilitary violence t ...
GDRT... riod the Kingdom of Aksum began to interfere in South Arabian affairs. Kingof Aksum acted by dispatching troops under his son, BYGT, sending them fro ...
Władysław Sikorski... of his officials were stationed at nearby Addington and Wingrave. Meanwhile, military leader of Poland, lived at Iver and King Zog of Albania lived a ...
John Rutledge... f his sovereign was early abandoned in the United States, and Chief Justicealso declared in Talbot v. Janson, "a man may, at the same time, enjoy the ...
Ezra Taft Benson... urch of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, including two Church presidents:'26, and Thomas S. Monson '74), six apostles (Neil L. Andersen, D. Todd Ch ...
Anote Tong... sappears due to global climate change. In June 2008, the Kiribati presidentsaid that the country has reached "the point of no return"; he added: "To ...
Terry Gilliam... interlude with members of the Monty Python troupe (Eric Idle, Terry Jones,along with Neil Innes) performing "Sit on My Face". Then Michael Palin cam ...
John Lemprière... ted by Abraham Mourant in 1865. Writers born in Jersey include Elinor Glyn,, Philippe Le Sueur Mourant, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augustus Asplet Le G ...
Captain Atom... insic Field Subtractor" in 1959. Doctor Manhattan was based upon Charlton's, who in Moore's original proposal was surrounded by the shadow of nuclear ...
Jean-Paul Sartre... the 1920s, Gide became an inspiration for writers such as Albert Camus and. In 1923, he published a book on Fyodor Dostoyevsky; however, when he def ...
Salvador Allende... ent which led to a revolution in the popular music of his country under thegovernment. Shortly after the Chilean coup of 11 September 1973, he was ar ...
Erichthonius... t she eluded him. His semen fell to the earth and impregnated the soil, andwas born from the Earth, Gaia. Athena then raised the baby as a foster mot ...
Anote Tong... sappears due to global climate change. In June 2008, the Kiribati presidentsaid that the country has reached "the point of no return"; he added: "To ...
King Hussein... yrian position deteriorated, Jordan sent an expeditionary force into Syria., who had come under intense pressure to enter the war, told Israel of his ...
Randall Wallace... ted in the film Braveheart, directed by and starring Mel Gibson, written by, and filmed in both Scotland and Ireland. The film, a highly fictionalize ...
Charles DarwinIn On the Origin of Species (1859),proposed evolution through natural selection, a theory central to modern b ...
Louis the Younger... n Lotharingia but was defeated near Andernach by Louis. In 879 Louis's son,, was invited by a faction of the West Frankish nobility to succeed Louis ...
Amable de Bourzeys... Jean Baptiste Colbert, finance minister to King Louis XIV. Jean Chapelain,, and Jacques Cassagne (the King's librarian) were also appointed. Using h ...
George Bernard Shaw... influences were William Shakespeare, Adam Oehlenschläger, Henrik Ibsen, and. In his dramas Munk often displays a fascination for "strong characters" ...
Bernard McKennaIn a bar about 1975, he asked Graham Chapman andto do a "treatment" for a "mad movie". They asked a thousand pounds, Moon ...
Terry Jones... was a comedy interlude with members of the Monty Python troupe (Eric Idle,, Terry Gilliam along with Neil Innes) performing "Sit on My Face". Then M ...
J. R. R. TolkienIn's work The Lord of the Rings, will o' the wisps are present in the Dead M ...
Bob DylanSmith mentioned his admiration forin several interviews, citing him as an early musical influence. He once c ...
Bill Wyman... The line-up did not at that time include drummer Charlie Watts and bassist. By 1963, they were finding their stride as well as popularity. By 1964, ...
Polybus of Corinth... th, where Oedipus is taken in and raised in the court of the childless Kingas if he were his own
King Charles I... oor a small distance north of the village the Royalist forces, commanded by, battled the Roundhead army commanded by Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax ...
Diocletian... These reforms were finally realized late in the century under the reign of, one of them being to divide the empire into an eastern and western half, ...
Apocalypse... llfire Club, the arrival of the mysterious Madelyne Pryor, and the villains, Mister Sinister, Mojo, and Sabretooth
Richard I... was elected Bishop of Salisbury shortly after the accession of Henry's sonto the throne of England
Monivong... amily. An older sister of Pol Pot had been a concubine at the court of King. Three of the Paris group forged a bond that survived years of revolution ...
Lorne Michaels... ances in March, April, May, and September. Henson recalled that "I saw whatwas going for and I really liked it and wanted to be a part of it, but som ...
Albert CamusIn the 1920s, Gide became an inspiration for writers such asand Jean-Paul Sartre. In 1923, he published a book on Fyodor Dostoyevsky; ...
Jacques Chirac... Croatia's President Stjepan Mesic called the war illegal. French Presidentcommented on the statement of the ten Eastern European countries saying: " ...
George McGovern... globe. In addition to numerous domestic programs, along with former Senator(D-South Dakota), Dole created an international school lunch program throu ...
Jacques Cassagne... finance minister to King Louis XIV. Jean Chapelain, Amable de Bourzeys, and(the King's librarian) were also appointed. Using his influence as Colbert ...
Philippe Le Sueur Mourant... ourant in 1865. Writers born in Jersey include Elinor Glyn, John Lemprière,, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augustus Asplet Le Gros. Frederick Tennyson and ...
Charles X GustavAfter, the son of John Casimir, count palatine of Pfalz-Zweibrücken, succeeded ...
Lew GradeDuring its ATV days, the chairman of the station, was said to have taken a personal dislike to the show but was persuaded ...
Hermann Oberth... and pioneer of the astronautic theory. Along with his followers the Germanand the American Robert H. Goddard, he is considered to be one of the foun ...
David II of Scotland... here King John II of France was taken prisoner, and the capture of the Kingat Neville's Cross. During this period, the Tower of London held many nobl ...
Mary Shelley... a book called The Horse And His Boy after the events related in the novel.'s Frankenstein at one point features the narration of an Arctic explorer, ...
Thomas S. Monson... atter-day Saints, including two Church presidents:Ezra Taft Benson '26, and'74), six apostles (Neil L. Andersen, D. Todd Christofferson '69, David A. ...
Harry Shearer... gh her "Itchy" and "Scratchy" voices were performed by Dan Castellaneta and, respectively
Gerald Gardner... f the Craft, the first Book of Shadows was created by the pioneering Wiccansometime in the late 1940s or early 1950s, and which he utilised first in ...
Hadrian... in agony under the heel of the emperor. She appeared on coins issued under, as a more regal-looking female figure. Britannia was soon personified as ...
Ezra Pound... in Paris in March 1928. Paris at this time hosted many expatriate writers:, W. B. Yeats, Ernest Hemingway; and artist Pablo Picasso. Gershwin met wi ...
Michael O'Donoghue... ting for the characters, and frequently disparaged Henson's creations; one,, memorably quipped, "I won't write for felt.
Washington Irving... Hollow, New York is the resting place of numerous famous figures, including, whose story "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" is set in the adjacent Old Dut ...
Louis the Stammerer... Younger, was invited by a faction of the West Frankish nobility to succeed, Charles's son, on the throne. In response, Louis the Stammerer's sons, C ...
Fyodor Dostoyevsky... such as Albert Camus and Jean-Paul Sartre. In 1923, he published a book on; however, when he defended pederasty in the public edition of Corydon (19 ...
Pausanias... indeed have touched with excitement. But it was being shown in the time ofin the 2nd century AD
Shah Jahan... ab. He was succeeded by his third son, Prince Khurram who took the title of. Jahangir's elegant mausoleum is located in the Shahdara locale of Lahore ...
Zeno... tself was saved by the Isaurian troops of the magister militum per Orientemand protected by the intervention of the prefect Constantinus, who organiz ...
Charles Mackay... rd Baruch was Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, by, first published in 1841. It was also a favorite book of his best friend, ...
Saint Paul... ands immediately to the east of the transept, or ritual choir; the altar of(B) in the eastern, and that of St Peter (C) in the western apse. A cylind ...
Laius... t of religious pollution, caused because the murderer of their former King,, had never been caught. Oedipus vows to find the murderer and curses him ...
Frank Marcus... alone on stage". But when it opened at the Palace Theatre in February 1968,, reviewing for Plays and Players, commented that: "She sings well. The ti ...
John... rd's death in 1199, Walter helped assure the elevation of Richard's brotherto the throne. Walter also served John as a diplomat, undertaking several ...
Ernest Hemingway... Paris at this time hosted many expatriate writers: Ezra Pound, W. B. Yeats,; and artist Pablo Picasso. Gershwin met with Boulanger and at her request ...
Claude Perrault... influence as Colbert's administrative aide, he was able to get his brother,, employed as an a designer the new section of the Louvre, built between 1 ...
M. Thomas IngeIn the introduction to his 1969 book Agrarianism in American Literature,defines agrarianism by the following basic tenets
Franklin D. Roosevelt... uch remained a prominent government adviser during this time, and supported's domestic and foreign policy initiatives after his election
Edward... by Portuguese historians as the "illustrious generation" (Ínclita Geração):, the future king, was a poet and a writer; Peter, the Duke of Coimbra, wa ...
John Paul II... r 1978, the Archbishop of Kraków, Cardinal Karol Józef Wojtyła, became Pope, head of the Roman Catholic Church. Polish Catholics rejoiced at the elev ...
Joseph Banks... cessor to his father, William Aiton, as Superintendent of Kew Gardens), Sir(President of the Royal Society), James Dickson (a nurseryman), William Fo ...
Tim Rice... ay writers from Bucks include Terry Pratchett who was born in Beaconsfield,who is from Amersham and who is from Aylesbury
August Derlethlater made alterations to the biography of Alhazred, such as redating his ...
Ludwig III of Bavaria... revolution. On 7 November, the revolution had reached Munich, causing Kingto flee. Groener, a self-appointed military expert in the MSPD was sent to ...
Sheridan Morley... n 1968, she was offered the role of Sally Bowles in the musical Cabaret. Aslater reported: "At first she thought they were joking. She had never done ...
Otto I... a bridgehead to Italy, which was re-affirmed during the Italian Campaign of. In the years 1007 and 1027 the Emperors of the Holy Roman Empire granted ...
XenophonIn Greece, Hesiod, Aristotle andpromoted agrarian ideas. Even more influential were such Roman thinkers as ...
Masaoka ShikiHis interest in poetry led him to visit the famous author, who accepted him as a student. Itō established the literary magazine Ara ...
Nas... In addition, Raekwon was selected as 'Emcee of the Year' (fellow New Yorkerhad won in 2008). Their staff justified this pick with this description of ...
Cecrops... fered them the first domesticated olive tree. The Athenians (or their king,) accepted the olive tree and with it the patronage of Athena, for the oli ...
Hiroshi Aramata... ntral character in the fantasy/historical fiction novel Teito Monogatari by
Chris TarrantMidway through this series,decided to leave upon the series' conclusion. Also leaving him, on the fin ...
Dawid Wdowiński... Betar, Hatzohar and Polish Irgun members, under the political leadership of, and known as Żydowski Związek Wojskowy (Jewish Military Union). There we ...
Al Smith... backed by Tammany Hall leaders for the U.S. Senate nomination in New York.vetoed this, earning the lasting enmity of Hearst. Although Hearst shared ...
Andrew Loog Oldham... little equipment and needed to borrow Alexis' gear to play. This was beforebecame their manager
John Webster... l best actress awards. Among her roles with the RSC, she was the Duchess in's The Duchess of Malfi in 1971. In the Stratford 1976 season, and then at ...
Emperor... capital in the Roman West, he was a recognizable figure in the court of theValentinian I. Ambrose never married
Maria Theresa... an Succession, nominally a struggle over the legitimacy of the accession ofto the Austrian throne, began in 1740, but at first did not involve either ...
Margaret Atwood... on, who narrates the story of a cabin dwelling family he secretly observes.'s novel The Blind Assassin also uses this technique. The novel's exposito ...
Livy... tended to men, and celebrations took place five times a month. According to, the extension happened in an era when the leader of the Bacchus cult was ...
Tony Dungy... tatistically worst rushing defense in the league during the regular season.became only the third man to have won the Super Bowl as both a head coach ...
Qabus... ur and Merv to the borders of Khorasan, seeking an opening for his talents., the generous ruler of Dailam and central Persia, himself a poet and a sc ...
Louis XIV... return to the stage in 1659. He wrote the play Oedipe, which was favored by. In the next year, Corneille published Trois discours sur le poème dramat ...
Charles the Bald... itimate son, Hugh. The kings of East and West Francia, Louis the German and, agreed to divided Lotharingia between them, and in 870 they came to an a ...
Elizabeth I of England... the disaffected. In England it was first imposed by statute in the reign of(1558) and its form has more than once been altered since. Up to the time ...
Henri Christophe... the Musée National is a museum featuring historical artifacts such as King's actual suicide pistol and a rusty anchor that museum operators claim wa ...
Terry Gilliam... arrated the documentary Lost in La Mancha (2002), about the "unmaking" of aretelling of Don Quixote, tentatively titled The Man Who Killed Don Quixot ...
AristotleIn Greece, Hesiod,and Xenophon promoted agrarian ideas. Even more influential were such Roma ...
Kenneth Williams... ayed by the actor Kenny Doughty in the BBC film , starring Michael Sheen as
P. G. Wodehouse... World War II, Milne was one of the most prominent critics of English writer, who was captured at his country home in France by the Nazis and imprison ...
Alexis KornerIn their earliest days, the members played for no money in the interval of's gigs at a basement club opposite Ealing Broadway tube station (subseque ...
Berlioz... Hauptmann, acquiring the then-conventional prejudices against the music of, Liszt and Wagner. (This would be in sharp contrast to his brother Walter ...
HesiodIn Greece,, Aristotle and Xenophon promoted agrarian ideas. Even more influential we ...
Neil L. Andersen... presidents:Ezra Taft Benson '26, and Thomas S. Monson '74), six apostles (, D. Todd Christofferson '69, David A. Bednar '76, Jeffrey R. Holland '65 ...
Horace... rian ideas. Even more influential were such Roman thinkers as Cato, Cicero,, and Virgil. They all praised the virtues of a life devoted to the tillin ...
Augustus... Julian calendar. At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship ofand Traianus (or, less frequently, year 851 Ab urbe condita). The denomina ...
Martin LutherAt Wittenberg in 1522 and at Nuremberg in 1524,encouraged him to convert the order's territory into a secular principalit ...
Pausanias... of fifty Roman miles from Peuce by the Danube Delta, and the temple there.has been told that the island is "covered with forests and full of animals ...
Gordon AstleyThe new presenting team consisted of Midlands DJ, former Darts frontman Den Hegarty and comic impressionist Fogwell Flax. ...
Friedrich Ebert... ber Philipp Scheidemann at the Reichstag building in Berlin, to the fury ofand James Mitchell, the leaders of the MSPD, who thought that the question ...
Edward Heath... e existing A3T missile. This decision was made official late in 1973 by theadministration, who changed the name from Super Antelope to Chevaline. The ...
Catullus... . At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Domitianus and(or, less frequently, year 826 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 73 for t ...
Tom Flores(along with{IV-player, XV and XVIII-coach} and Mike Ditka {VI-player, XX-coach}), as ...
Robert F. Kennedy... full term of his presidency. The late President's brother, Attorney General, with whom Johnson had a notoriously difficult relationship, remained in ...
Thomas Mann... arius, Taurus, and Scorpio, respectively. Such connections were taken up by, who in his novel Joseph and His Brothers attributes characteristics of a ...
Marc Allégret... 27, he travelled through the French Equatorial Africa colony with his lover. He went successively to Middle Congo (now the Republic of the Congo), Ou ...
Pausanias... ce, containing the Temple of Athena Alea. The temenos was founded by Aleus,was informed. Votive bronzes at the site from the Geometric and Archaic pe ...
Edvard Beneš... England. Many of these settled in Bucks as it is close to London. Presidentof Czechoslovakia lived at Aston Abbotts with his family while some of his ...
D. Todd Christofferson... Taft Benson '26, and Thomas S. Monson '74), six apostles (Neil L. Andersen,'69, David A. Bednar '76, Jeffrey R. Holland '65 & '66, Dallin H. Oaks '54 ...
Peter... ration" (Ínclita Geração): Edward, the future king, was a poet and a writer;, the Duke of Coimbra, was one of the most learned princes of his time; a ...
Pope John Paul II... ter II. Incidentally, the papacy of Gregory XVII closely overlapped that of. He died, aged only 58, a mere 11 days prior to the death of his "rival" ...
Abraham LincolnThe Declaration's relationship to slavery was taken up in 1854 by, a little-known former Congressman who idolized the Founding Fathers. Lin ...
Franz Kafka... strife during the war. However, it is the Jewish artists, Gustav Mahler andin music and literature that have embraced the theme of angst so highly in ...
Johnny Depp... tentatively titled The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, which would have starredas Sancho Panza and Jean Rochefort as the quixotic hero. Bridges had previ ...
David A. Bednar... S. Monson '74), six apostles (Neil L. Andersen, D. Todd Christofferson '69,'76, Jeffrey R. Holland '65 & '66, Dallin H. Oaks '54, and Reed Smoot 1876 ...
Harry Vardon... wo golfers from Jersey have won The Open Championship 7 times between them,winning 6 times and Ted Ray winning once. Harry and Ted also won the US Op ...
King Edward VIIIIn 1920, the Prince of Wales (the future) visited the area. Impressed by what he saw, he recommended the place in ...
St Louis... rchbishops, the two generals of the Carthusians and Cistercians, the king (), and three of his sons, the queen mother, Baldwin, count of Flanders and ...
Teburoro Tito... ts of the main island group would be resettled onto less-populated islands.was elected president in 1994. Kiribati's 1995 act of moving the internati ...
Virgil... Even more influential were such Roman thinkers as Cato, Cicero, Horace, and. They all praised the virtues of a life devoted to the tilling of the soi ...
Barry Goldwater... wed the explosion of a nuclear bomb. The message conveyed was that electingpresident held the danger of nuclear war. Although it only aired one time, ...
Fernão Lopes... n was the natural son of Peter I by a woman named Teresa, who, according to, was a noble Galician. In the eighteenth century, António Caetano de Sous ...
Stanisław Lem... contains a science fiction story written by one of that novel's characters.'s Tale of the Three Storytelling Machines of King Genius from The Cyberia ...
Rudy Giuliani... ch notables as former President Bill Clinton and former New York City Mayor
Mike Ditkaand{VI-player, XX-coach}), as well as the first African-American Head Coach t ...
Wagner... ng the then-conventional prejudices against the music of Berlioz, Liszt and. (This would be in sharp contrast to his brother Walter, who would become ...
Charles Wyville ThomsonPrompted by the Scot,—of the University of Edinburgh and Merchiston Castle School—the Royal Soc ...
Harry S. TrumanIn 1946 Presidentappointed Baruch as the United States representative to the United Nations ...
Napoleon III... was then nicknamed the European summer capital and reached its zenith underduring the 1850s and 1860s. The Russian writer, Dostoevsky, wrote The Gamb ...
Doreen Valiente... original Book composed by Gerald Gardner with the aid of his High Priestess, along with alterations and additions that have been made since then, is ...
Antoninus Pius... at the edge of the (known) world. Similar coin types were also issued under
Michael Morton... ppeared on the West End in 1928 in the play Alibi which had been adapted byfrom the novel The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
Benjamin Franklin... o owned their own land and voted for their local and provincial government., in 1772, after examining the wretched hovels in Scotland surrounding the ...
Herbert Hoover... Hearst shared Smith's opposition to Prohibition he swung his papers behindin the 1928 presidential election. Hearst's support for Franklin D. Roosev ...
Mike Huckabee... regards to all enemy combatants. Prominent Republicans such as John McCain,, and Ron Paul strongly oppose the use of enhanced interrogation technique ...
Michael ParkinsonMorecambe headed back to his hotel, and recounted in an interview within November 1972 that, as the pains spread to his chest, he became unable ...
Fulke Greville... es Elroy Flecker – Thomas Ford – Roy Fuller – Robert Graves – Thomas Gray –– Heath – Reginald Heber – Felicia Dorothea Hemans – W. E. Henley – George ...
Marco Polo... ten report back to the Mongols. Around the same time, the Venetian explorerbecame one of the first Europeans to travel the Silk Road to China, and hi ...
Thomas Telford... pment of the network, therefore, had to be left to other engineers, such as
Ho Chi MinhIn 1930founded the Vietnamese Communist Party by unifying three smaller communist ...
Bertrand Russell... s traveled abroad, visiting Europe and meeting working philosophers such asand members of the Vienna Circle like Rudolf Carnap, Otto Neurath, and Mor ...
Charles Darwin's theory of evolution is based on three principles: natural selection, he ...
Julian Assange... ished works is not 'Sunshine Policy' but wholesale copyright infringement."replied: "We thought it was a small issue, and our normal fare is governme ...
Pope Paul IVTwo years laterissued orders to have all the conversos thrown into the prisons of the Inq ...
Stanisław Leszczyński... f the Poland between Augustus of Saxony, the previous King's elder son, and. Austria supported the former, France the latter; thus, a war broke out. ...
John of Lancaster... Duke Humphrey of Gloucester, at Greenwich in the 1430s, as well by his son,at Fulbrook. The Pleasance was eventually dismantled by Henry VIII and par ...
Hans Reichenbach... can be resolved, and that discretization can therefore remove the paradox.has proposed that the paradox may arise from considering space and time as ...
Philippa of LancasterJohn I married in Porto on 2 February 1387, daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster and Blanche of Lancaste ...
Henry VI... it is an honorary title and a royal style. The Dukedom became extinct after, as the original charter restricted it to 'heirs male'. Despite this, app ...
John M. Ford... uch as Gene Roddenberry's novelization of , J. A. Lawrence's Mudd's Angels,'s The Final Reflection, Margaret Wander Bonanno's Strangers from the Sky ...
Orson Scott Card... re and journalism, BYU has produced several best-selling authors, including'75, Brandon Sanderson '00 & '05, and Stephenie Meyer '95. Other media per ...
Orson Welles... Kid Ory's band, which was featured for a time on a radio program hosted by. Noone played a few broadcasts with the band, but died suddenly of a hear ...
Coen brothers... cademy Award nomination for his role in True Grit, a collaboration with thein which he starred alongside Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Barry Pepper, and H ...
Benjamin NugentElliott Smith and the Big Nothing, a biography by, was rushed to publication and hit stores shortly after From a Basement o ...
Alaric... negotiation to Leo. Priscus reports that superstitious fear of the fate of—who died shortly after sacking Rome in 410—gave him pause
Malcolm Hardee... 'Balloon Dance' performed by The Greatest Show on Legs, including comedian. The theme tune was recorded by Roy Wood and was released as a singl
Dick Higgins... rs, including Hannah Higgins, daughter of fluxus artists Alison Knowles and, assert that although Maciunas was a key participant, there were many mor ...
Newt Gingrich... st Dole early, painting him as a mere clone of unpopular then-House Speaker, warning America that Dole would work in concert with the Republican Cong ...
Edward the Confessor... there and was a regular visitor himself. Other medieval residents included, who had a palace at Brill, and John Wycliffe who lived in
John Amos Comenius... s displaced by French, Italian, and English by the end of the 16th century.was one of many people who tried to reverse this trend. He composed a comp ...
Sulpicius Severus'... ry developed in association with that of St. Martin of Tours as a result ofVita Sancti Martini and spread early to western Britain. The villages of S ...
Robert Rozhdestvensky... e war", and Dmitry Kabalevsky's War Requiem, a setting of a poem written byespecially for the composition. Herbert Howells's unaccompanied Requiem us ...
Helen Atkinson-Wood... y hosted a late-night show - with the up and coming comics Alexei Sayle andcalled O.T.T. (standing for "Over the Top") which was effectively an "adul ...
Abraomas Kulvietis... rotestant Lithuanian pastors as professors (e.g. Stanislovas Rapolionis and), making the Albertina also a centre of Lithuanian language and literatur ...
Frederick I BarbarossaThe Hohenstaufen Emperorcreated a Reichsvogtei (roughly "Imperial Bailiwick"), and in 1180 put Wet ...
Sheri L. Dew... FO Gary Crittenden '76, former Dell CEO Kevin Rollins '84, Deseret Book CEO, and Matthew K. McCauley, CEO of children's clothing company Gymboree
Nitobe Inazō... pacifism made a lasting impression upon Uchimura. He and his Sapporo friendwere influential in the establishment of the Friends School in Tokyo as a ...
Gene RoddenberrySeveral Star Trek tales are stories or events within stories, such as's novelization of , J. A. Lawrence's Mudd's Angels, John M. Ford's The Fi ...
Acting President... of the Polish presidential election on July 4, 2010, Bronisław Komorowski,, Marshal of the Sejm and a Civic Platform politician, defeated Jarosław K ...
President of Ghana... on's independence from British colonial rule in 1957, Nkrumah was the firstand the first Prime Minister of Ghana. An influential 20th-century advocat ...
George Orwell... only one work of that author. This includes such words as "Orwellian" (from, referring to his novel Nineteen Eighty-Four) and "Ballardesque" or "Ball ...
Henry of Monmouth, Prince of WalesThe third creation was on 10 November 1399, for, eldest son of the new king. In 1413, the 1st Duke ascended the throne as ...
HerodotusThe oldest known mention of "Atlantic" is in The Histories ofaround 450 BC (Hdt. 1.202.4): Atlantis thalassa (Greek: Ἀτλαντὶς θάλασσα; ...
Henry VIII... ongside population growth, inflation was a major reason for enclosure. Whenbecame King in 1509, the royal finances were in good shape thanks to the p ...
Andrew BissetSee:. Black Roots White Flowers, Golden Press, 197
Akbar... verge of conversion," a notion which proved to be very false. Instead, bothand Jahangir studied this artwork very closely and replicated and adapted ...
Stendhal... merent bonds are characterized by "entropy" crystallization as described byin his 1821 treatise On Love, where a new love infatuation perceptually be ...
Charles the Bold... oyed an extremely refined court culture in his lands; she was the mother of
Anne Boleyn... ieval period Roger of Wendover was, as the name suggests, from Wendover andalso owned property in the same town. It is said that King Henry VIII made ...
Blanche of Lancaster... Philippa of Lancaster, daughter of John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster and. From that marriage were born several famous princes and princesses of Po ...
CharlemagneThe Kingdom of the Franks underwas particularly hard-hit by these raiders, who could sail up the Seine wi ...
Mark Twain... in the past, among the most renowned of them are Bernardin de Saint Pierre,, Nicholas Pike, Charles Baudelaire, and Paul-Jean Toulet. Mauritian write ...
Henry King... E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Keats –– Charles Kingsley – Rudyard Kipling – Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Lon ...
Rob Zombie... almost $20,000 to build. Barris also built the DRAG-U-LA (which inspired asong by the same name), a dragster built from a coffin, which Grandpa used ...
William Lloyd Garrison... l as well as a political document". Abolitionist leaders Benjamin Lundy andadopted the "twin rocks" of "the Bible and the Declaration of Independence ...
Otto Jespersen... anesca, Heinrich Gottfried Ollendorff (1803–1865), Henry Sweet (1845–1912),(1860–1943), and Harold Palmer (1877–1949). They worked on setting languag ...
U.S. Presidents... sultant. After his success in business, he devoted his time toward advisingWoodrow Wilson and Franklin D. Roosevelt on economic matters and became a ...
Emperor Meiji... most famous such incident was his refusal to bow deeply to the portrait ofand the Imperial Rescript on Education in the formal ceremony held at the ...
Juan PujolOn 16 June 1944, British double agent Garbo () was requested by his German controllers to give information on the sites ...
Alessandro Barbero(2007). The Day of the Barbarians: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the ...
Leonard Cohen... ayed the huge Isle of Wight Festival alongside Jimi Hendrix, Joan Baez, and
Marquis de Sade... r of Crash). The word "sadistic" is derived from the cruel sexual practicesdescribed in his novels. Kurt Vonnegut's Cat's Cradle was the container of ...
Artie Shaw... " flavoring. Noone was an important influence on later clarinetists such as, Irving Fazola and Benny Goodman
Charles the Bold... ing with the astonishing battlefield victories of the Swiss cantons againstof Burgundy in the Burgundian Wars, in which the Swiss participated in 147 ...
Henry VI... hey did not secure their independence nor become "abbeys" till the reign of. The Cluniac revival, with all its brilliancy, was but short-lived. The c ...
Edward VI... tion (and therefore enclosures) until the Duke of Somerset was Protector of. Until then enclosures were seen as the cause of inflation, not the outco ...
Shah of Iran... traits of Jagger in 1975. One of these was owned by Farah Diba, wife of the. It hung on a wall inside the royal palace in Teheran. In 1967, Cecil Bea ...
Stephenie Meyer... g authors, including Orson Scott Card '75, Brandon Sanderson '00 & '05, and'95. Other media personalities include award-winning ESPN sportscaster and ...
Edmund WallerBuckinghamshire later became home to some notable literary characters.was brought up in Beaconsfield and served as Member of Parliament for both ...
George II... nglish merchant captain Robert Jenkins and told him to take it to his king,) broke out in 1739 between Spain and Great Britain, but was confined to t ...
Pindar... atises all arose in this period.The two major lyrical poets were Sappho and
Zoroaster... in books to fall into my hands. They are Chaldean books [...] of Esdras, ofand of Melchior, oracles of the magi, which contain a brief and dry interp ...
Ronald Reagan... V specials as the Timex All-Star Jazz Show and The Swingin' Years hosted by. She recorded infrequently after the expiration of her Verve contract in ...
Jo LustigBruce May had bowed out and McTell was now being managed by impresario. In October 1970, McTell sold out the Royal Festival Hall again and the a ...
Walter ScottIn the early 19th century,wrote of Wallace in , and Jane Porter penned a romantic version of the Wal ...
Bill Clinton... ng his opponent's term. Dole was defeated, as pundits had long expected, byin the 1996 election. Clinton won in a 379-159 Electoral College landslide ...
The Prince of Wales... was made a Knight Bachelor for services to music, as Sir Michael Jagger by. Mick Jagger's knighthood received mixed reactions. Some fans were disapp ...
Pausanias... ers: Achilleion in Messenia (Stephanus Byzantinus), Achilleios in Laconia (, III.25,4) Nicolae Densuşianu (Densuşianu 1913) even though he recognized ...
Sigismund II Augustus... llern with the Prussian dukedom. So he tried for gaining his brother-in-lawof Poland and finally succeeded, including the then usual expenses
Ron Paul... y combatants. Prominent Republicans such as John McCain, Mike Huckabee, andstrongly oppose the use of enhanced interrogation techniques, which they v ...
Des O'Connor... ase from hospital, two weeks after the heart attack, Morecambe learned thathad told his audience in Paignton to pray for Morecambe's recovery as he w ...
Greek theatre... as a model for Wilhelm Adolf Becker's Gallus and Charicles. The second, the, which Böttiger had been interested in since his time as a drama critic i ...
Rudolph I... ad already died, in Italy in 1250) came to Wetzlar. When the rightful king,heard of this and came to Wetzlar, the city leaders seized Tile Kolup and ...
Isaac Asimovclaims that Gothic cavalry adopted technology reverse-engineered from the ...
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Yu Shyi-kun... ulted into President Chen resigning as DPP chairman. The cabinet of Premierresigned, and Frank Hsieh assumed premiership on 25 January 2005
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Elizabeth II... entity from the Crown Estate and currently provides income for the monarch,. The Sovereign is styled as Duke of Lancaster, regardless of gender, alth ...
AugustineAmbrose ranks with, Jerome, and Gregory the Great, as one of the Latin Doctors of the Church ...
Andrew Jackson... uent incursions into Spanish territory to recapture escaped slaves. General's 1817–1818 campaign against the Seminoles became known as the First Semi ...
Michael Palin... nes, Terry Gilliam along with Neil Innes) performing "Sit on My Face". Thencame out as an over the top announcer who eventually states that he only e ...
Arnulf of CarinthiaWhen in November 887called a council of the East Frankish nobility to depose Charles the Fat, ...
Frank Hsieh... resigning as DPP chairman. The cabinet of Premier Yu Shyi-kun resigned, andassumed premiership on 25 January 2005
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James II... Barcelona (as Alfonso III) from 1327 to his death. He was the second son ofand Blanche of Anjou. His reign saw the incorporation of the County of Urg ...
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John Cecil Masterman... he Germans had ready access to through the neutral nations. In addition, as, chairman of the Twenty Committee, commented, "If, for example, St Paul's ...
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John Dudley... s one of the few parts of the castle to remain intact. The stables built byin the 1550s also survive and lie along the east side of the base court. T ...
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Sadyattes... –560 BC), considered to be the founder of the Lydian empire, was the son of, of the house of the Mermnadae
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Richard Nixon... outcomes of real-world events such as the Vietnam War and the presidency of. In keeping with the realism of the series, although the costumed crimefi ...
Michael JacksonIn 1984, American musician's album Thriller became the first album by a Western artist to sell over ...
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John Cage... noise attacks. (The sounds he produced have been compared to those made by's prepared piano.) Typically, he played a conventional instrument, in sta ...
Ion Iliescu... affected Romania or Bulgaria's chances for EU accession. Romanian Presidentcalled Chirac's remarks irrational, saying "such reproaches are totally un ...
Francis I... the partisans of Charles (afterwards the emperor Charles V) and by those of, King of France, and he appears to have received a large amount of money ...
Jack Kemp... on in income tax rates and made former Congressman and supply side advocatehis running mate. Dole also found himself criticized from both the left an ...
Sharlene Wells Hawkes... rsonalities include award-winning ESPN sportscaster and former Miss America'86 and former co-host of CBS's The Early Show Jane Clayson Johnson '90. I ...
Aristotle... eloped the whole of this material into the unity of a comprehensive system.of Stagira, the most important disciple of Plato, shared with his teacher ...
John Davidson... ion – G. K. Chesterton – Hartley Coleridge – Robert Conquest – W. J. Cory –– Donald Davie – C. Day Lewis – Walter De la Mare – Ernest Dowson – Michae ...
Emperor Wilhelm II... ied propaganda referred to Germans as the "Huns", based on a 1900 speech bypraising Attila the Hun's military prowess, according to the Glimpses of W ...
William II of the Netherlands... he Anna Paulownapolder, which was laid dry in 1846 during the reign of Kingand in turn named after his wife, Queen Anna Pavlovna of Russia
Augustine... late handling of Biblical and doctrinal subjects. His spiritual successor,, whose conversion was helped by Ambrose's sermons, owes more to him than ...
Stanisław Leszczyński... a Theresa's fiancé surrender his ancestral Duchy of Lorraine to accommodate, the deposed King of Poland. Maria Theresa's father compelled Francis to ...
Adad-nirari IIIShalmaneser IV was king of Assyria (783 - 773 BC). He succeeded his father, and was succeeded by his brother Ashur-dan III. Very little information ...
Abraham Lincoln... U.S. House of Representatives. The Republican Party abolished slavery under, defeated the Slave Power, and gave blacks the vote during Reconstruction ...
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Jane Clayson Johnson... merica Sharlene Wells Hawkes '86 and former co-host of CBS's The Early Show'90. In entertainment and television, BYU is represented by Jon Heder '02 ...
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Blanche of Anjou... Alfonso III) from 1327 to his death. He was the second son of James II and. His reign saw the incorporation of the County of Urgell, Duchy of Athens ...
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Evan Smith... al number of men and women, most of whom are between the ages of 30 and 55., former president of Texas Monthly, said in the September 16, 2009 issue ...
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Sukumar Azhikode... s home to prominent malayalam literary figures like Kovilan, Kunhunni Mash,, K. Satchidanandan, Mullanezhi, Sarah Joseph (author), Attoor Ravi Varma, ...
Bobby Kennedy... on with the murders of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Senator, and backed into the shadows, largely to make way for the feminist revolu ...
Sammy Cahn... United States to star in a Broadway production of the James Van Heusen andmusical comedy Walking Happy. His performance was nominated for a Tony Awa ...
Cyaxares... d Babylonians. On May 28, 585 BC, during the Battle of Halys fought against, king of Media, a solar eclipse took place (see also Thales); hostilities ...
A. J. Liebling... e the lack of any apparent demand for them by his readers. The press criticreminds us how many Hearst stars would not be deemed employable elsewhere. ...
Jeff Nuttall... ll articulated the dread caused by the threat of nuclear war. A key text is's book Bomb Culture (1968) which traced this pervasive theme in popular c ...
Abraham LincolnOn December 8, 1863, Presidentissued a proclamation offering a pardon to any person who had supported or ...
Dorothy L. SayersThe Bodleian is used as background scenery inGaudy Night, features in Michael White's Equinox, and is one of the librar ...
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Cole PorterThe Kinsey report was mentioned in's contemporaneous song, "Too Darn Hot", for his musical Kiss Me Kate (194 ...
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Lenny Henryappeared on the BBC's It Started With Swap Shop programme in 2006 in which ...
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Frank Hsieh... ds the Pan-Green Coalition since late 1990s, and Kaohsiung is no exception.of the Democratic Progressive Party was reelected twice as Mayor of Kaohsi ...
David LelandThe event was filmed and a motion picture version, directed byand photographed by Chris Menges was released on DVD on 17 November 2003. ...
Norodom Sihanouk... Khmer Rouge", French for "Red Khmer," was coined by Cambodian head of stateand was later adopted by English speakers. It was used to refer to a succe ...
Archduke Charles'AfterAustrian army was defeated by Napoleon at the Battle of Wagram, the Armist ...
Nyerere... d Nkrumah therefore rejects the idea of an "African socialism" in the sense, one of the "ideology of continuity" (Hountondji left) was arrested from
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Douglas Coupland... g), from Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein; "McJob", from by; "cyberspace", from Neuromancer by William Gibson; "nymphet" from Lolita ...
Jon Heder... Clayson Johnson '90. In entertainment and television, BYU is represented by'02 (best known for his role as Napoleon Dynamite), Golden Globe-nominated ...
Augustine... author is now usually spoken of as Ambrosiaster, or pseudo-Ambrose. Becausecites part of the commentary on Romans as by "Sanctus Hilarius" it has bee ...
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T. S. Eliot... for Aylesbury. Later authors include Jerome K. Jerome who lived at Marlow,who also lived at Marlow, Roald Dahl who lived at Great Missenden, Enid Bl ...
Ghanima... urner, and Chani dies giving birth to his only heirs, the twins Leto II and. Paul disappears into the desert, in accordance with Fremen custom for th ...
Sam Rayburn... omination for Hughes at the beginning of his vice presidency, House Speakerwrangled the appointment from Kennedy in exchange for support of an admini ...
Dominic Wood... ack in 1980 on Tiswas when he was aged five. Presenters Richard McCourt andtook the opportunity to praise Matthew, as they are fans of Tiswas, and al ...
Hu Jintao... 2006. The center was completed in 2009 and opened by the Chinese President
Alfred Molina... John Moffatt, Albert Finney, Sir Peter Ustinov, Sir Ian Holm, Tony Randall,and David Suchet
ArchimedesBefore 212 BC,had developed a method to derive a finite answer for the sum of infinitely ...
James MadisonIn the Federalist No. 39,argued that the Constitution was designed to be a mixture of state-based a ...
Augustine'sIn a passage ofConfessions in which Augustine wonders why he could not share his burden w ...
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Martin Dillon'sMuch of what is known about the Butchers came first fromThe Shankill Butchers: A Case Study of Mass Murder (1989 and 1998). In com ...
Thomas Love Peacock... e Mary lived for some time in Marlow, attracted to the town by their friendwho also lived there. John Milton lived in Chalfont St Giles and his cotta ...
Kenneth Clarke... ity of their MPs rebelled against the party line, including figures such as. The Liberal Democrats opposed the war, and their MPs were visibly unanim ...
Zack Snyder... fter a number of attempts to adapt the series into a feature film, director's Watchmen was released in 2009
Venantius FortunatusA vita of Hilary was written byc. 550 but is not considered reliable. More trustworthy are the notices in ...
Astyages... eded by his son Croesus. His daughter Aryenis of Lydia was Queen consort of, King of Media
Augustine... eteris et Novi Testamenti, which manuscripts have traditionally ascribed to. Most scholars consider this work to be that of Pseudo-Ambrose as well
Louis William... French, who pillaged it in 1643 and left it in ashes in 1689. The margrave, popularly known as Türkenlouis, moved to Rastatt in 1705
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Henry Morgenthau... Armenians by the Turks. Among them there are Armin T. Wegner, Hedvig Büll,, Franz Werfel, Johannes Lepsius, James Bryce, Anatole France, Giacomo Gor ...
Jehovah's Witnesses... ing up, La Toya was a shy homebody. After her mother became a member of thein 1965, La Toya, along with the rest of her siblings followed. She would ...
William Gibson... nlein; "McJob", from by Douglas Coupland; "cyberspace", from Neuromancer by; "nymphet" from Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
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Al Gore... Bush. The same went for Senator Joe Lieberman of Connecticut in 2000 afterlost to George W. Bush. In 2008, Joseph Biden was elected Vice President a ...
Thomas Wolfe... econd half of the 15th century to the present (the last author discussed is)
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Shantel... overed by Mighty Dub Kats ("Son Of Wilmot"), Sabres of Paradise ("Wilmot"),("Bucovina") and Eleftheria Arvanitaki ("Den milo ghia mia nychta ego")
Hosea BallouAccording to, then Pierre Batiffol (1911) and George T. Knight (1914) Amalric was a be ...
Percy Bysshe Shelley... consfield and served as Member of Parliament for both Amersham and Wycombe.and his wife Mary lived for some time in Marlow, attracted to the town by ...
Philip NormanIn the words of British dramatist and novelist, "the only point concerning Mick Jagger's influence over 'young people' t ...
Plato... uspicious day Ficino had chosen to publish his translations of the works offrom Greek into Latin under Lorenzo’s enthusiastic patronage. Giovanni app ...
StatiusLater legends (beginning with a poem byin the 1st century AD) state that Achilles was invulnerable in all of his ...
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Jan Timman... ccount of the 1972 World Chess Championship match, co-authored by Euwe with, was written in 1972 but not published in English until 2002
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Salo Flohr... hine was unlikely—and is sometimes attributed to Alekhine's alcoholism. But, who was helping Euwe during the match, thought over-confidence was more ...
Agnes of Merania... and castles to Philip Hurepel, son of Philip II and his controversial wife. Still, Blanche had to break up a league of the barons (1226), and helped ...
King Edward III... of Richmond, who was both the 1st Duke's son-in-law and also fourth son of. John had married Blanche of Lancaster, 6th Countess of Lancaster, daught ...
John F. Kennedy... included Charlie Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks, Winston Churchill and a young. Upon visiting St. Donat's, George Bernard Shaw was quoted as saying: "Th ...
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.... hur Joseph Goldberg, Thurgood Marshall, Potter Stewart, William O. Douglas,, Chief Justice William Howard Taft, Chief Justice Earl Warren,Chief Justi ...
John Suckling... obert Southey – Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevenson –– Algernon Charles Swinburne – George Szirtes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson – Dy ...
Nicholas Negroponte... hine, and the XO-1. The program was begun and is sustained by Kay's friend,, and is based on Kay's Dynabook ideal. Kay is a prominent co-developer of ...
Oliver North... to travel secretly between Cyprus and Lebanon and his appearance with Capt., however, meant that he was compromised when the Irangate scandal broke. ...
Brendan Behan... popular works. He also references the music of The Pogues and the poetry of, both of these being relevant to Ennis' Irish heritage
Walter Lantz... ice of Grandmother Fa in Mulan in 1998; she also did a variety of voices in's Woody Woodpecker cartoons. For Warner Brothers Cartoons, she was Granny ...
Charles the Fat... t a sovereign, joined the other East Frankish lands in deposing their king,, in 887. Under a series of dukes that began under the child king Louis IV ...
MichelangeloThe history of the statue begins before's work on it from 1501 to 1504. Prior to Michelangelo's involvement, the ...
Holy Roman Emperor... ry a legend appeared in various chronicles according to which the Pope, the, and the King of France demanded a tribute from Ferdinand. In certain ver ...
Anatoly Karpov... he would win easily. Former World Champions Vasily Smyslov, Boris Spassky,, and Garry Kasparov analyzed the match for their own benefit and conclude ...
Euripides... of plays by three authors have survived: those of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and. The surviving plays by Aristophanes are also a treasure trove of comic p ...
Hubert Humphrey... election of 1968 ended with Richard Nixon receiving 301 electoral votes to's 191. Yet, Nixon had only received 511,944 more popular votes than Humph ...
Henry III of England... muster an army to protect Capetian interests against rebellious nobles and. One of the barons tried to kidnap Louis. He took refuge in a castle and ...
Fred Brooks... Chapter 6 called "A programming language" for the book he was writing with, Automatic Data Processing, which would later be published in 1963
George Bernard Shaw... , Winston Churchill and a young John F. Kennedy. Upon visiting St. Donat's,was quoted as saying: "This is what God would have built if he had had the ...
Edgar Allan Poe... He even writes a book about mystery fiction in which he deals sternly withand Wilkie Collins. In the absence of a more appropriate puzzle, he solves ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... rk Riders, the Nine Riders, or simply the Nine) are fictional characters in's Middle-earth legendarium. They were nine Men who succumbed to Sauron's ...
Jerry Dumas... al creator. Over the years, Mort Walker has been assisted by (among others), Bob Gustafson, Frank Johnson and Walker's sons Neal, Brian and Greg Walk ...
Blanche of Lancaster, 6th Countess of Lancaster... Duke's son-in-law and also fourth son of King Edward III. John had married, daughter of the 1st Duke of the first creation. When John of Gaunt, the ...
Alexander I... to await reinforcements and to link up with surviving Austrian units. Tsarthen appointed general Mikhail Illarionovich Kutuzov to the commander-in-c ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... stinguished Flying Cross, and he was awarded the Harmon Trophy by President
Aldo Leopold... ck (1902–1968), historian A. Whitney Griswold (1906–1963), environmentalist(1887–1948), Ralph Borsodi (1886–1977), and present-day authors Wendell Be ...
Ennius... " by the Romans. Suetonius later coined the term "half-Greek" of Livius and(referring to their genre, not their ethnic backgrounds). The genre was im ...
Nicolaus Ludwig Zinzendorf... cution of the Austrian emperor, and some found refuge on the lands of Count. These followers became known as Schwenkfelders. A group arrived in Phila ...
Gary Crittenden... ly, alumni of BYU who have served as business leaders include Citigroup CFO'76, former Dell CEO Kevin Rollins '84, Deseret Book CEO Sheri L. Dew, and ...
Robert Owen... ups against times of economic hardship. Enlightened industrialists, such asalso supported these organisations to improve the conditions of the workin ...
Sophocles... limited number of plays by three authors have survived: those of Aeschylus,, and Euripides. The surviving plays by Aristophanes are also a treasure t ...
Richard Nixon... rred during the 91st Congress. The presidential election of 1968 ended withreceiving 301 electoral votes to Hubert Humphrey's 191. Yet, Nixon had onl ...
Fatty Arbuckle... es to background ensemble, in support of comedians like Charlie Chaplin and. The Keystone Kops serve as supporting players for Marie Dressler, Mabel ...
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien... ristopher Tolkien was born in Leeds, England, the third and youngest son of. He was educated at the Dragon School in Oxford and then at the Oratory S ...
Zarathustra... of their problems. Nietzsche achieves all of this through the character of(referring to the traditional prophet of Zoroastrianism), who makes speech ...
Archduke Charles, brother of the Austrian Emperor, had started to reform the Austrian army ...
Valentinian III... attack the Visigoth kingdom of Toulouse by making an alliance with Emperor. He had previously been on good terms with the Western Roman Empire and i ...
William Henry Harrison... buy as much Native American land as possible. In 1804, territorial governornegotiated a treaty in St. Louis in which a group of Sauk and Meskwaki lea ...
Wendell Berry... thinkers are sometimes referred to as neo-Agrarian and include the likes of, Paul B. Thompson, and Gene Logsdon. They are characterized by seeing the ...
Martin Gardner... TAC-TIX); Nash's fellow players at first called the game Nash. According to, some of the Princeton University students also referred to the game as J ...
Jackson Mac Low... when Maciunas met them through minimalist composer La Monte Young and poetin the early 1960s. John Cage's 1957 to 1959 Experimental Composition clas ...
Newt GingrichOn January 26, 2012, Dole issued a letter critical of, focusing on Dole's and Gingrich's time working together on Capitol Hill. ...
Alexander AlekhineAt Zürich 1934, Euwe finished second, behind only World Champion, and he defeated Alekhine in their game. Alekhine was in an eight-year st ...
George Washington... vernment through the war that raised an army to fight the British and namedits commander, made treaties, declared independence, and instructed the co ...
Lugh... , and war and continued oppression followed. When the youthful and vigorousjoined Nuada's court, the king realised the multi-talented youth could lea ...
Geoffrey of Monmouth... s well as Sir Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur and other Arthurian tales ('s Historia Regum Britanniae, the Pearl Poet's Sir Gawain and the Green Kn ...
Theodosius I... ricaded themselves inside the church, and the imperial order was rescinded., the emperor of the East, espoused the cause of Justina, and regained the ...
Zhengde Emperor... between the Portuguese Empire and the Ming Dynasty during the reign of the. The handover of Macau (Macao) to Portugal in 1557 by the Emperor of Chin ...
Philip II of SavoyPico fled to France in 1488, where he was arrested by, at the demand of the papal nuncios, and imprisoned at Vincennes. Through ...
Murray Rothbard... rices and ration production and distribution in periods of acute shortages.considered the federal reserve as a public cartel of private banks
Ernie Wise... by his stage name Eric Morecambe, was an English comedian who together withformed the award-winning double act Morecambe and Wise. The partnership la ...
Guillaume Colletet... ts”; also translated as “the society of the five authors”). The others were, Boisrobert, Jean Rotrou, and Claude de L'Estoile
CratylusPlato, in(407B) gave the etymology of her name as signifying "the mind of god", the ...
Winston Churchill... ran Conference, during a ceremony to receive the "Sword of Stalingrad" from, he took the sword from Stalin but then allowed the sword to fall from it ...
Menachem Begin... tions into the IDF started. On June 1, an agreement had been signed Betweenand Yisrael Galili for the absorption of the Irgun into the IDF. One of th ...
Edgar Allan Poe... the action of the plot of the outer story. An example is "The Mad Trist" in's The Fall of the House of Usher, where through somewhat mystical means t ...
Robert Conquest... ther displayed his devotion to the genre in editing, with the Sovietologist, the science fiction anthology series Spectrum I–V, which drew heavily up ...
Gene Logsdon... neo-Agrarian and include the likes of Wendell Berry, Paul B. Thompson, and. They are characterized by seeing the world through an agricultural lens. ...
Mel Brooks... Hank Mann as a prop man. Sennett also starred in a cameo role-as himself.)directed a Keystone Kops-type car chase in his comedy film Silent Movie
Stephen SchiffJagger toldin a 1992 Vanity Fair profile: "I wasn't trying to be rebellious in those ...
Emperor... ment was entered into by Dejazmach Agew Niguse of Tigray, in revolt againstTewodros II of Ethiopia, to cede Zula to the French. Agew Niguse was defea ...
Shakespeare... d Henry's decision to fight the Agincourt campaign. The account was used byas the basis for a scene in his play Henry V
Cathair Mór... ding to the Lebor Gabála Érenn, he took power after killing his predecessor. In other sources his predecessor is Dáire Doimthech. The Lia Fáil, the c ...
Speaker of the House... the Senate has chaired the proceedings instead. The Vice President and thesit at the podium, with the Vice President in the seat of the Speaker of t ...
Maria Feodorovna... nd a note from Pope Leo XIII. Because of support from Russian tsarist widowand other donations, his financial situation improved remarkably
William John Gruffydd... and the Mabinogion does not contain the only version of them. Welsh scholarnoted that 15th- and 16th-century poets apparently knew an alternate tradi ...
Charles Darwin... g to similar projects. His efforts were recognized both at home and abroad.said of him: "The Emperor does so much for science, that every scientific ...
Valentinian IIIn 385 Ambrose, backed by Milan's populace, refused's imperial request to hand over the Portian basilica for the use of Arian ...
Ralph Kiner"Ozark Ike" was the nickname of two major league baseball players,and Gus Zernial
Harvey Kurtzman... layouts "was a very deliberate thing", although his inspiration was rather, but it was altered enough to give the series a unique look. The artist a ...
Allan C. Carlson... authors Wendell Berry (b. 1934), Gene Logsdon (b. 1932), Paul Thompson, and(b. 1949)
John CageThe origins of Fluxus lie in many of the concepts explored by composerin his experimental music of the 1950s. Cage explored notions of indetermi ...
Iain BanksEspedair Street is a novel by Scottish writer, published in 1987
Christina of Sweden... hn Casimir, count palatine of Pfalz-Zweibrücken, succeeded his cousin Queenon the Swedish throne, Pfalz-Zweibrücken was in personal union with Sweden ...
King Henry VII... dfather of Elizabeth I. His titles were declared forfeit after his death by, but his son, the 1st Earl of Surrey, was later restored as 2nd Duke (the ...
Guthrum... Ivar the Boneless, Halfdan and Ubbe Ragnarsson, and also by another Viking, arrived in East Anglia. They proceeded to cross England into Northumbria ...
Henry... custom of wearing a leek as an “ancient tradition” in Henry V. In the play,tells Fluellen that he is wearing a leek “for I am Welsh, you know, good c ...
Władysław I the Elbow-high... hts and then with the German Prussian state. The Kingdom was restored under, strengthened and expanded by his son Casimir III the Great. The western ...
Edward FranklandWithhe found that nitriles can be hydrolyzed to the corresponding acids
Frederik Pohl... nd society. Amis was particularly enthusiastic about the dystopian works ofand C. M. Kornbluth, and in New Maps of Hell coined the term "comic infern ...
Jerry Lewis... of the new generation of comedians and celebrities, including Dick Cavett,, Peter Sellers, Marcel Marceau and Dick Van Dyke. Laurel lived until 1965 ...
Julius Caesar... ons, Gwenwynwyn and Gwanar, who both accompany Caswallawn in his pursuit of, who has been chased from Britain. This triad is the only source connecti ...
Benjamin Franklin... ican government, appointing George Washington commander-in-chief (June 14),postmaster general (July 26) and creating a Continental Navy (October 13) ...
Frederick, Prince of Wales... l stage Buckinghamshire has been home to Nancy Astor who lived in Cliveden,who also lived in Cliveden, Baron Carrington who lives in Bledlow, Benjami ...
Casimir III the Great... ored under Władysław I the Elbow-high, strengthened and expanded by his son. The western provinces of Silesia and Pomerania were lost after the fragm ...
Robert Sheckley... be a type of humorous dystopia, particularly as exemplified in the works of. Amis further displayed his devotion to the genre in editing, with the So ...
Manuel I of Portugal... d Tomé Pires diplomatic and commercial mission of 1517, under the orders of, which opened formally relations between the Portuguese Empire and the Mi ...
Jan Hein Donner... e Salo Landau in 1936, when Euwe, then world champion, did not compete, andin 1954. He became the world amateur chess champion in 1928, at The Hague, ...
LivyLivius’ first play, according to Cicero, was staged in 240 BC.tells us that Livius was the first to create a fabula with a plot. One sto ...
Lenny Henry... nt between 1974 and 1981, and later Sally James, it also featured the youngand occasionally Jim Davidson together with Bob Carolgees and his puppet, ...
Philip the Good... chiermonnikoog in writing dates from October 1440, in a document written by
President pro tempore of the Senate... The sitting Vice President is expected to preside, but in several cases thehas chaired the proceedings instead. The Vice President and the Speaker of ...
Miguel de Cervantes... s The Knight's Tale, Baldassare Castiglione's The Book of the Courtier, and' Don Quixote, as well as Sir Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur and other ...
Pedro IIOn 6 September 1850 the emperor,, sanctioned a law authorizing steam navigation on the Amazon, and gave th ...
Cyril FaganSome modern Western astrologers, such as, have advocated abandoning the tropical system in favour of a sidereal on ...
Pope Paul VI... y Gómez (May 23, 1946 – March 22, 2005) was a self-proclaimed successor of, and was recognised as Pope Gregory XVII by supporters of the Palmarian C ...
King Henry VIII... and Catherine Howard, the second and fifth Queens consort, respectively, of. Thus, through Anne Boleyn, he was the great-great-grandfather of Elizabe ...
Baldassare Castiglione... rary portrayals of knighthood include Geoffrey Chaucer's The Knight's Tale,'s The Book of the Courtier, and Miguel de Cervantes' Don Quixote, as well ...
Magnus Maximus... nciples of Ambrose, however his aid was soon solicited by the Emperor. Whenusurped the supreme power in Gaul, and was meditating a descent upon Italy ...
Jean Shepherd... classic 1983 comedy movie “A Christmas Story”, co-writer and film narratordescribed the hectic holiday season as a “. . . yearly bacchanalia of peac ...
Herodotus... t was also used by ancient Egyptians to embalm mummies. The Greek historiansaid hot bitumen was used as mortar in the walls of Babylon
Iakovos Kambanelis... : Mihalis Kakogiannis, Alekos Sakellarios, Melina Mercouri, Nikos Tsiforos,, Katina Paxinou, Nikos Koundouros, Ellie Lambeti, Irene Papas etc. More t ...
Gene Logsdon... Ralph Borsodi (1886–1977), and present-day authors Wendell Berry (b. 1934),(b. 1932), Paul Thompson, and Allan C. Carlson (b. 1949)
George Padmore... e writings of black intellectuals like Marcus Garvey, W. E. B. Du Bois, and, and his relationships with them. Nkrumah's biggest success in this area ...
RZA... ut in 1999 to mixed reviews, which were mainly attributed to the absence ofand Ghostface Killah. The Lex Diamond Story followed in 2003 on Universal ...
Gordon Brown... that he had managed to get through to Margaret Beckett whilst impersonating, with her revealing "embarrassing indiscretions"
Hipparchus... s responded to this phenomenon of precession once it had been discovered byaround 130 BC. Today, some read Ptolemy as dropping the concept of a fixed ...
Bolesław II the Bold... y a collapse of the monarchy and restoration under Casimir I. Casimir's sonbecame fatally involved in a conflict with the ecclesiastical authority, a ...
Thomas Corneille... guilbert and Pierre Corneille, a distinguished lawyer. His younger brother,, also became a noted playwright. He was given a rigorous Jesuit education ...
Bres... that their king must be physically perfect, and he was replaced as king by, a half-Fomorian prince renowned for his beauty and intellect. The Fomori ...
Paruyr SevakOn 27 September 2004, Yerevan adopted a hymn, "Erebuni-Yerevan", written byand composed by Edgar Hovhanissian. It was selected in a competition for a ...
Edgar Allan Poe... n 1934, Grofé announced that he was working on an opera, to be based on thestory "The Fall of the House of Usher"
Eddie CampbellFollowing a brief interlude by From Hell artist, the series' direction was taken over by Paul Jenkins in 1995. He had bee ...
Ptolemy... n once it had been discovered by Hipparchus around 130 BC. Today, some readas dropping the concept of a fixed celestial sphere and adopting what is r ...
Tomé Pires... Álvares and Rafael Perestrello, followed by the Fernão Pires de Andrade anddiplomatic and commercial mission of 1517, under the orders of Manuel I of ...
Karl Marx... l new challenges. Various 19th century intellectuals, from Auguste Comte toto Sigmund Freud, attempted to offer scientific and/or political ideologie ...
Lafcadio Hearn... dhist monk U Dhammaloka (?Laurence Carroll?) in Burma, Buddhist sympathiserin Japan, the Hindu nun Sister Sanghamitta (Margaret Noble) and the Theoso ...
Laurence Olivier... the 1960 film Spartacus as the estate of Marcus Licinius Crassus (played by). According to Hearst Over Hollywood, Jack and stayed at the house for pa ...
King Arthur... ks he must complete before he can win her hand. With the help of his cousin, Culhwch succeeds and the giant dies, allowing Olwen to marry her suitor
Donna ShalalaThat same year, President George W. Bush appointed Dole andco-chairs of a commission to investigate problems at Walter Reed Army Medi ...
Chris TarrantMost famously hosted bybetween 1974 and 1981, and later Sally James, it also featured the young L ...
Michael Wilding... ne Dietrich. Hitchcock used a number of prominent British actors, including, Richard Todd, and Alastair Sim. This was Hitchcock's first production fo ...
Bertolt Brecht... at the Young Vic Theatre in London celebrating the work of German dramatist, where a series of newly-translated versions of some of his short plays w ...
Miguel Alemán Valdés... ommercial wharf and warehouses has been built. In the early 1950s Presidentupgraded the port’s infrastructure, installing electrical lines, drainage ...
Leopold I... f Brandenburg to become "king in Prussia" in 1701 without offending Emperor. The government of de facto collectively ruled Brandenburg-Prussia, seate ...
Kenny Everett... admired by the British DJ & comedian Maurice Cole, who took the stage namein his honor
Pindar... her clarion cry of war. And Ouranos trembled to hear, and Mother Gaia..." (, Seventh Olympian Ode). Plato, in the Laws, attributes the cult of Athena ...
Conn of the Hundred Battles... echt, and Nuada, the maternal grandfather of Fionn mac Cumhaill. A rival towas Mug Nuadat ("Nuada's Slave"). The Delbhna, a people of early Ireland, ...
Speaker of the House... wn by then, then under the Presidential Succession Act of 1947, the sittingwould become Acting President until either the House should select a Presi ...
Bolesław I ChrobryMieszko's sonestablished a Polish Church province, pursued territorial conquests and wa ...
Charlie Chaplin... eir time entertaining, holding lavish parties, the guests at which included, Douglas Fairbanks, Winston Churchill and a young John F. Kennedy. Upon v ...
Johann Wolfgang von GoetheTwo Will-o-the-wisps appear in's fairy tale The Green Snake and the Beautiful Lily (1795). They are desc ...
Harry Graf Kessler... s of woodcut illustrations for an edition of Vergil's Eclogues published byin 1926–27. He also illustrated Daphnis and Chloe by Longus (1937) and Cha ...
Norodom Sihanouk... e returned to the WPK's liberated areas. Despite friendly relations betweenand the Chinese, the latter kept Pol Pot's visit a secret from Sihanouk. I ...
W. E. B. Du Bois... He was inspired by the writings of black intellectuals like Marcus Garvey,, and George Padmore, and his relationships with them. Nkrumah's biggest s ...
Aeschylus... rst extensive works of literature in Attica are the plays of the dramatists, Sophocles, Euripides and Aristophanes in the 5th century BC. The militar ...
Valentinian IIUnder Ambrose's major influence, emperors Gratian,and Theodosius I carried on a persecution of Paganism. MacMullen (1984) p. ...
Louis XVIII of France... , lived at Iver and King Zog of Albania lived at Frieth. Much earlier, Kinglived in exile at from 1809 to 1814
Ficino... He was interred at San Marco and Savonarola delivered the funeral oration.wrote: “Our dear Pico left us on the same day that Charles VIII was enteri ...
Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor... ing able to exercise his rule in Catalonia, until the death of his brother,; he returned to Vienna to assume the imperial crown. Not wanting to see A ...
PausaniasThe temple to Ares in the agora of Athens thatsaw in the second century AD had only been moved and rededicated there dur ...
Michelangelo... Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and 1504, by the Italian artist. It is a marble statue of a standing male nude. The statue represents the ...
Marianne Faithfull... ; one of their early compositions, "As Tears Go By", was a song written for, a young singer being promoted by Loog Oldham at the time. For the Rollin ...
Longus... by Harry Graf Kessler in 1926–27. He also illustrated Daphnis and Chloe by(1937) and Chansons pour elle by Paul Verlaine (1939)
Paul Wolfowitz... Bush nominated former deputy secretary of state Robert Zoellick to succeedas President of the World Bank Group. The Executive Directors unanimously ...
Queen Elizabeth I... rsonification of Britain, in imagery that was developed during the reign of. With the death of Elizabeth in 1603 came the succession of her Scottish ...
General Wesley Clark... he mistake on his May 31, 2011 show. Both times he was interviewing retired
Lugaid Riab nDerg... st time since Cúchulainn split it with his sword when it failed to roar for. In the saga Baile in Scáil ("The Phantom's Ecstatic Vision"), Conn tread ...
Carl Linnaeus... in his 1620 Prodromus. Brassica napobrassica was first validly published byin his 1753 work Species Plantarum as a variety of B. oleracea: B. olerace ...
Dick Higgins... ch in New York City were attended by Mac Low, Al Hansen, George Brecht, and, many of whom were working in other media with little or no background in ...
Paul Verlaine... so illustrated Daphnis and Chloe by Longus (1937) and Chansons pour elle by(1939)
Nuadu Necht... haracters of the same name include the later High Kings Nuadu Finn Fáil and, and Nuada, the maternal grandfather of Fionn mac Cumhaill. A rival to Co ...
Peter the Great... 18,000 of them were Nemtsy, which means either German or western foreigner.was greatly influenced by the international community located in the Germa ...
Constance... an in England next to the king himself. After Blanche's death, John married, who had a claim to the kingdom of Castile, and John styled himself the k ...
John SteinbeckIn's novel East of Eden, the atmosphere of Jenny's whorehouse is described a ...
Jeroen Blijlevens... amples of famous cyclists who won the race once or more are Servais Knaven,and Alessandro Petacchi. Regularly, the NK (Dutch Championships) Survival ...
Albert, Duke of Prussia... tonic Knights, Albert, secularized the order's Prussian territory, becoming. His duchy, which had its capital in Königsberg (Polish: Królewiec), was ...
Simon Mario Reuel Tolkien... They have two children, Adam Reuel Tolkien and Rachel Clare Reuel Tolkien., his son by his first marriage, to Faith Faulconbridge, is a barrister an ...
Samuel Taylor Coleridge... g of Eve to partake of the fruit of the Tree of Knowledge of good and evil:'s poem The Rime of the Ancient Mariner describes the Will o' the wisp
GratianUnder Ambrose's major influence, emperors, Valentinian II and Theodosius I carried on a persecution of Paganism. Ma ...
Richard I... s a leader involved in the massacre of the Jews at Cliffords Tower in York.dismissed the sheriff and constable of York and imposed severe penalties o ...
Molière... as one of the three great seventeenth-century French dramatists, along withand Racine. He has been called “the founder of French tragedy” and produce ...
Xuxa... ionship was broken off by Senna in late 1988. Senna dated Brazilian TV starfrom late 1988 until 1990. He then dated Christine Ferracciu, who lived wi ...
Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr.In media, alumni include Meredith Vieira, journalist and TV personality;, The New York Times publisher; Lew Rockwell, founder of Ludwig von Mises ...
Robert Zoellick... 007, US President George W. Bush nominated former deputy secretary of stateto succeed Paul Wolfowitz as President of the World Bank Group. The Execut ...
Donna TarttIn's novel The Secret History, four of the central characters hold a bacchan ...
Michael Drayton... place in a leek field. This story may have been made up by the English poet, but it is known that the leek has been a symbol of Wales for a long time ...
Laurence Olivier... guests on the show, including Angela Rippon, Princess Anne, Cliff Richard,, John Mills, the Dad's Army cast, Glenda Jackson, Shirley Bassey, Tom Jon ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... Tolkien (born 21 November 1924) is the third and youngest son of the author(1892–1973), and is best known as the editor of much of his father's posth ...
Wendell Berry... essays and is perhaps best known for his book A Sand County Almanac (1953).Wendell Berry is an author of several books, essays, and poems whose writi ...
Geoffrey Chaucer... nces abound, particularly notable literary portrayals of knighthood include's The Knight's Tale, Baldassare Castiglione's The Book of the Courtier, a ...
Nia Segamain... ated with the eagle or hawk. The name of the legendary High King of Ireland, which translates as "sister's son or champion of Segamon", may be relate ...
Scram Jones... Linx mindset", and RZA, with RZA handling most of the production. Dr. Dre,, and were other producers that were announced early on as working on the ...
Nikos Tsiforos... national acclaim: Mihalis Kakogiannis, Alekos Sakellarios, Melina Mercouri,, Iakovos Kambanelis, Katina Paxinou, Nikos Koundouros, Ellie Lambeti, Ire ...
Iain BanksThe Wasp Factory was the first novel by Scottish writer. It was published in 1984
Meredith VieiraIn media, alumni include, journalist and TV personality; Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr., The New York ...
St. PaulDomínguez claimed that he was visited by Christ, along with St. Peter and, who told hi
Nuadu Finn Fáil... bly Nechtan. Other characters of the same name include the later High Kingsand Nuadu Necht, and Nuada, the maternal grandfather of Fionn mac Cumhaill ...
Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor... and on the other hand influenced by Islamic (Saracen) ideals of furusiyya.(1459–1519) is often referred to as the last true knight. He was the last ...
Zog of Albania... while Władysław Sikorski, military leader of Poland, lived at Iver and Kinglived at Frieth. Much earlier, King Louis XVIII of France lived in exile a ...
John MiltonIn Book IX of's Paradise Lost, Satan is compared to a "will-o-the-wisp" in tempting of ...
Francis II... ope. In 1806, the Holy Roman Empire ceased to exist when Holy Roman Emperorkept Francis I of Austria as his only official title. These achievements, ...
Arthur GrimbleSirwrote about his time working in the British colonial service in Kiribati ( ...
Henry IV of Castile... city was Alvar Gomez de Cibdad Real, who had been private secretary to King. He was a protector of the conversos. Together with prominent conversos F ...
Pope Pius XII... population of about 50,000. In 1958, The Diocese of Acapulco was created by. It would become an archdiocese in 1983
Bertolt Brecht... ons suggested a pirate theme, and Moore agreed in part because he is "a bigfan": the Black Freighter alludes to the song "Seeräuberjenny" ("Pirate Je ...
Jeromehas some additional detail that tends to support the capture at Tarentum a ...
Charles Dickens... nce been extended to refer to any drunken revelry. In A Tale of Two Cities,uses the words: "the law was certainly not behind any other learned profes ...
Edward III... aster inherited the castle. Blanche married John of Gaunt, the third son of; their union, and combined resources, made John the second richest man in ...
Peter Gallagher... ater from the United States; Rainn Wilson, American actor and comedian; and, American actor
J. Maarten Troost... e Islands (1957). He also undertook academic studies of Gilbertese culture.'s more recent autobiographical experiences on the Tarawa Atoll are docume ...
Peter IJohn was the natural son ofby a woman named Teresa, who, according to Fernão Lopes, was a noble Galic ...
Alfred FrankensteinA pioneering study of Peto and Harnett is's After the Hunt, William Harnett and Other American Still Life Painters ...
Charles Avery... he original Kops numbered only seven: George Jeske, Bobby Dunn, Mack Riley,, Slim Summerville, Edgar Kennedy, Hank Mann
Nero... the 2nd millennium BCE. The leek was the favourite vegetable of the Emperor, who consumed it in soup or in oil, believing it beneficial to the qualit ...
Stephen SlesingerGotto presented Ozark Ike to promoter, who also managed Red Ryder, King of the Royal Mounted and the merchandis ...
Galla PlacidiaWhen Valentinian discovered the plan, only the influence of his motherconvinced him to exile, rather than kill, Honoria. He also wrote to Attila ...
Caesar of Heisterbach... s in Arnaud-Amaury's report to the Pope. According to the Cistercian writer, Arnaud-Amaury, when asked by a Crusader how to distinguish the Cathars f ...
Valentinian IIIn 392, after the death ofand the acclamation of Eugenius, Ambrose supplicated the emperor for the p ...
George W. BushOn 30 May 2007, US Presidentnominated former deputy secretary of state Robert Zoellick to succeed Paul ...
James Bond... ht him to laugh." He calls their three seasons together (1990 to 1992) "theyears" since, as biographer Tom Rubython notes, "money, success, and girls ...
Peter TomlinsonIt was created by ATV continuity announcer(later to become a regular presenter on the show) following a test period ...
Angela Rippon... enabled them to have a number of prestigious guests on the show, including, Princess Anne, Cliff Richard, Laurence Olivier, John Mills, the Dad's Ar ...
Aldo Leopold... particular religion and patriarchal tendency have subsided to some degree.Leopold was born in 1887 and educated at Yale University. He developed the ...
Dáire Doimthech... er killing his predecessor Cathair Mór. In other sources his predecessor is. The Lia Fáil, the coronation stone at Tara which was said to roar when t ...
Stephen Jay Gould... r the modern evolutionary synthesis was established (roughly 1936 to 1947).called this approach to explaining evolution as terminal addition; as if e ...
Tony Fletcher... of the tale. Another version of the night was recounted by Moon biographerin the book Moon: The Life and Death of a Rock Legen
Sally James... McDonald - takes over as a surprise) and the 'viewer's letters' clip whereis pied and drenched in semolina, baked beans and custard. Moving slightly ...
Charlie Chaplin... Edgar Kennedy, and Al St. John and includes a previously unknown cameo withas a Keystone Kop
Daniel Inouye... senator in history with a career spanning over 38 years. His colleague Sen.(D-HI) referred to Stevens as "The Strom Thurmond of the Arctic Circle.
Plautus... agrees with this view on the grounds that it would make Livius younger thanand Naevius, though he was supposed to have been the first to produce a pl ...
Agamemnon... . It begins with Achilles' withdrawal from battle after he is dishonored by, the commander of the Achaean forces. Agamemnon had taken a woman named C ...
Charles VIII... ession of several Italian princes—all instigated by Lorenzo de' Medici—Kinghad him released, and the Pope was persuaded to allow Pico to move to Flor ...
King Richard III... , someone had left John Howard a note attached to his tent warning him that, his "master," was going to be double-crossed (which he was)
Vasili IIIThe earliest German settlement in Russia dates back to the reign ofin the 16th century. A handful of German and Dutch craftsmen and traders w ...
Marx... ased by selling it), then profit was impossible. David Ricardo (seconded by) responded to this paradox by arguing that Smith had confused labour with ...
RZA... Rhymes, whom Raekwon cited as getting him in the "Cuban Linx mindset", and, with RZA handling most of the production. Dr. Dre, Scram Jones, and were ...
Alla Amidas... be supported by the die-links between his coins and those of his successor,. An inscription of Sumyafa' Ashwa' also mentions two kings (nagaśt) of Ak ...
Captain Ángel Rivero Méndez... r of Spain, name unknown, resulting in a Spanish victory. Around this time,was assigned the command of the Spanish forces in the fortress of San Cris ...
Alekos Sakellarios... gures in Greece and some gained international acclaim: Mihalis Kakogiannis,, Melina Mercouri, Nikos Tsiforos, Iakovos Kambanelis, Katina Paxinou, Nik ...
Ring Lardner... g. The characters and the baseball park settings are apparently inspired by's well-known baseball short story "Alibi Ike" (1915), filmed in 1935 as t ...
Banshee... neration X, featuring Jubilee and other teenage mutants led and schooled byand former villainess Emma Frost at her Massachusetts Academy. In 1998, Ex ...
George JeskeThe original Kops numbered only seven:, Bobby Dunn, Mack Riley, Charles Avery, Slim Summerville, Edgar Kennedy, ...
Wen Jiabao... the name Unihub. It is owned by Wen Yunsong, son of China's prime minister. Unihib was a re-branding of PCCW's Business eSolutions division, from 1 ...
Henry of Grosmont, the Duke of Lancaster... nued to use Kenilworth as a royal castle until her fall from power in 1330., inherited the castle from his father in 1345 and remodelled the great ha ...
JeromeAmbrose ranks with Augustine,, and Gregory the Great, as one of the Latin Doctors of the Church. Theolo ...
Richard Nixon... backlash from Southern whites against Johnson's Democratic Party. Moreover,politically counterattacked with the Southern Strategy where it would "sec ...
Allen Ginsberg... early 1960s. Besides reading the works of writers such as Jack Kerouac and, he discovered African American music - jazz, blues and R&B. Inspired by ...
Herman Melville... leases of films. An example of this is the chapter The Town Ho's Story from's famous novel Moby-Dick, which tells a fully formed story of an exciting ...
James DewarHydrogen was liquefied for the first time byin 1898 by using regenerative cooling and his invention, the vacuum flask. ...
Philip Larkin... ped in a pattern which was the inverse of that followed by his close friend. Before becoming known as a poet, Larkin had published two novels; Amis, ...
Ptolemy... an anciently recognized constellation, catalogued along with many others in's Almagest, but not historically referred to as a zodiac constellation
Isaac Newton... enly that human beings themselves could be understood as complex machines ., influenced by Descartes, but also, like Bacon, a proponent of experiment ...
Jack Kerouac... in the 1950s and early 1960s. Besides reading the works of writers such asand Allen Ginsberg, he discovered African American music - jazz, blues and ...
Demosthenes... own because they are more technical and legal are the orations by Antiphon,, Lysias, Isocrates and many others. The Attic Greek of the philosopher Ar ...
Mihalis Kakogiannis... portant historical figures in Greece and some gained international acclaim:, Alekos Sakellarios, Melina Mercouri, Nikos Tsiforos, Iakovos Kambanelis, ...
Frederick Douglass... or women. The suffrage movement was supported by William Lloyd Garrison and
Bento de Góis... s, but others were not convinced yet. To check the situation on the ground,, a Portuguese former soldier and explorer who had joined the Jesuits as a ...
President... (PNA)—the provisional entity created by the Oslo Accords. Arafat became theand Prime Minister of the PNA, the Commander of the PLA and the Speaker of ...
Xenophon... d to some universally read and admired history, the works of Thucydides and. Slightly less known because they are more technical and legal are the or ...
Tony BlairBremner supported Reg Keys in the 2005 election when he stood againstas an anti-war candidate
Neal Stephenson's novel Cryptonomicon includes a fictitious U-691, a Type IXD/42, launche ...
Edmund Wilson... oversial. The novel is still among the most famous of all detective novels:alludes to it in the title of his well-known attack on detective fiction, ...
Warren Ellistook over the title in 1999, after his work on Transmetropolitan which had ...
BotvinnikVladimir Kramnik also says Euwe anticipated's emphasis on technical preparation, and Euwe was usually in good shape p ...
Gerard Manley Hopkins... species for s, so bluebell woods are likely to date back to at least 1600., one of the romantic poets, was very keen on the plant as revealed by the ...
Cyrus the Great... es of Asia Minor, and particular Ionia, by the Achaemenid Persian Empire ofshortly after 550 BC. The Persians found the Ionians difficult to rule, ev ...
Francisco Solano LópezMeanwhile, in December 1864 the dictator of Paraguay,took advantage of the situation to establish his country as a regional pow ...
Ivar the Boneless... r encampment. The following year the Great Heathen Army led by the Brothers, Halfdan and Ubbe Ragnarsson, and also by another Viking Guthrum, arrived ...
William Lloyd Garrison... vention demanded suffrage for women. The suffrage movement was supported byand Frederick Douglass
Abu Rayhan Biruni... me. Aruzi Samarqandi describes how before Avicenna left Khwarezm he had met(a famous scientist and astronomer), Abu Nasr Iraqi (a renowned mathematic ...
Alexander IIThe decline of the Russian German community started with the reforms of. In 1871, he repealed the open-door immigration policy of his ancestors, ...
Thucydides... he Athenians led to some universally read and admired history, the works ofand Xenophon. Slightly less known because they are more technical and lega ...
Alexander the GreatAfterconquered the Near East in 334 BCE, the existing settlement was named Heli ...
Pope John Paul II... ins unaccepted by Roman Catholics, who accepted Pope John Paul I (1978) and(1978–2005) as the true successors of Pope Paul VI. Pope Gregory XVII is g ...
Charles II of SpainFollowing the death of, in 1700, without any ostensible heir, Charles declared himself King of S ...
Marcel Duchamp... were invited by Cage to attend his classes unofficially at the New School.and Allan Kaprow (who is credited as the creator of the first "happenings" ...
James I of Scotland... d many distinguished prisoners. The heir to the Scottish throne, later King, was kidnapped while journeying to France in 1406 and held in the Tower. ...
Black Canary... oore was not impressed by the character and drew more from heroines such asand Phantom Lady
René DescartesInfluenced both by Galileo's new physics and Bacon,argued soon after that mathematics and geometry provided a model of how sc ...
Christopher Golden... ch as the title characters of Two Guys and a Girl and the lead character of's Body of Evidence mystery novels
Neal Stephenson's novel Cryptonomicon includes a fictitious U-553 which runs aground abou ...
Sigismund IIIFollowing King's Prussian regency contract (1605) with Joachim Frederick of Brandenburg ...
Benjamin FranklinThe colonies were independent of each other before 1774 as efforts led byto form a colonial union through the Albany Congress of 1765 had not made ...
Lugh... see a phantom, a tall beautiful man, on a throne, who introduces himself as. The woman is the sovereignty of Ireland, and she serves Conn a meal cons ...
Ted Marchibroda... fensive lineman Will Wolford serves as color commentator. Former head coachof both Baltimore and Indianapolis Colts franchises, who served as color c ...
Pope John Paul I... of the Catholic Church remains unaccepted by Roman Catholics, who accepted(1978) and Pope John Paul II (1978–2005) as the true successors of Pope Pa ...
Prince's... his album were "Bet'cha Gonna Need My Lovin'", "Hot Potato", and a cover of"Private Joy." Jackson and Amir Bayyan co-wrote "Reggae Nights" for Heart ...
Kaleb of Axum... e capital, killing many and destroying the church there. The Christian Kinglearned of Dhu Nuwas's persecutions of Christians and Aksumites, and, acco ...
Gregory Maguire... k Times publisher; Lew Rockwell, founder of Ludwig von Mises Institute; and, novelist. Such alumni have been known to write characters as students of ...
Orestis Laskos... there were several minor productions such as newscasts before this. In 1931directed Daphnis and Chloe (Δάφνις και Χλόη), contained the first nude sce ...
Georges de Scudéry... mie française sur la tragi-comédie du Cid (1638). Even the prominent writerharshly criticized the play in his Observations sur le Cid (1637). The int ...
JehoahazOn his return march to Egypt in 608 BC, Necho found thathad been selected to succeed his father, Josiah. Necho deposed Jehoahaz, w ...
Choricius of Gaza... other Attic poets, the chief source of his phraseology was the rhetorician. The style is remarkable for the absence of hiatus and a laboured use of ...
Daniel Moynihan... that year, Kennedy created the Friends of Ireland organization with Senatorand House Speaker Tip O'Neill to support initiatives for peace and reconci ...
John RuskinAfter passing his 11-plus school examination, McTell attended theGrammar School. He hated his time there, and despite being a very bright p ...
Aristophanes... Attica are the plays of the dramatists Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides andin the 5th century BC. The military exploits of the Athenians led to some ...
James VI of Scotland... the death of Elizabeth in 1603 came the succession of her Scottish cousin,, to the English throne. He became James I of England, and so brought unde ...
Euripides... literature in Attica are the plays of the dramatists Aeschylus, Sophocles,and Aristophanes in the 5th century BC. The military exploits of the Athen ...
Charles the Bald... 817 was a further claimant besides Louis's three grown sons. A fourth son,, was born to Louis's second wife, Judith of Bavaria, in 823. When Louis t ...
Will Wolford... itle from 1984 to 1991 and again since 1995. Former Colts offensive linemanserves as color commentator. Former head coach Ted Marchibroda of both Bal ...
Epicurus... nd was therefore materialist, like the ancient philosophy of Democritus and. But he also added a theme that science should seek to control nature for ...
Thomas Jefferson... cases considered significant to the history of religious freedom. In 1779,wrote the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom, enacted in 1786 by the V ...
Odysseas Elytis... have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature: George Seferis in 1963 andin 1979
Aleister Crowley... ating the antagonistic character, Demon Constantine, with the assistance of. The landmark hundredth issue gave more detail on John Constantine's fath ...
Sophocles... ve works of literature in Attica are the plays of the dramatists Aeschylus,, Euripides and Aristophanes in the 5th century BC. The military exploits ...
Jean Chapelain... tion. The Académie's recommendations concerning the play are articulated in's Sentiments de l'Académie française sur la tragi-comédie du Cid (1638). ...
Elizabeth Jane HowardIn 1963, Hilary discovered Amis's love affair with novelist. Hilary and Amis separated in August; he went to live with Howard. He div ...
ReshevskyEuwe finished equal fourth with Alekhine andin the AVRO tournament of 1938 in The Netherlands, which featured the worl ...
Theodosius IUnder Ambrose's major influence, emperors Gratian, Valentinian II andcarried on a persecution of Paganism. MacMullen (1984) p.100 quote: See al ...
Mr. A... ho's got an oddly designed mask". Moore based Rorschach on Ditko's creation; Ditko's Charlton character The Question also served as a template for cr ...
Democritus... final causes, and was therefore materialist, like the ancient philosophy ofand Epicurus. But he also added a theme that science should seek to contro ...
Queen Beatrix... ouse of Orange dynasty, the later royal family of the Netherlands. In fact,is Countess of Buren. Also, the royals have been known to use the name Van ...
Lew Rockwell... d TV personality; Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr., The New York Times publisher;, founder of Ludwig von Mises Institute; and Gregory Maguire, novelist. S ...
Frederick III of BrandenburgDucal Prussia's full sovereignty allowed Electorto become "king in Prussia" in 1701 without offending Emperor Leopold I. T ...
Bob Lamey... gship station was WFBQ 94.7FM (with additional programming on WNDE 1260AM).is the team's play-by-play announcer, holding that title from 1984 to 1991 ...
Geoffrey PalmerJudi Dench has frequently appeared with her close friend. They co-starred in the series As Time Goes By, where she played Jean Par ...
Robert Barnard... he tragedy, is a Rashomon-like performance that critic and mystery novelistcalled the best of the Christie novels
Piet HeinThe game was invented by the Danish mathematician, who introduced it in 1942 at the Niels Bohr Institute. It was independen ...
Richard Curtis... levision special The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson and inspired screenwriter, who attended the London service, to write the growing-orchestra wedding ...
Margaret Beckett... he entered the news after it emerged that he had managed to get through towhilst impersonating Gordon Brown, with her revealing "embarrassing indisc ...
Tewodros II of Ethiopia... entered into by Dejazmach Agew Niguse of Tigray, in revolt against Emperor, to cede Zula to the French. Agew Niguse was defeated by Emperor Tewodros ...
Stu Nahan... ion to the main cast several others had cameo appearances. Bill Baldwin andreturned as the fight commentators for the two Rocky-Lang fights. Veteran ...
Gus Kahn... uite includes lyrics to the central section of "On the Trail" by songwriter
Sargon of Akkad... empires succeeded the last, and conquerors grew in stature until the greatpushed his empire to the whole of Mesopotamia and beyond. It would not be ...
Mikhail Frunze... ittee in 1921 and remained a member until 1961. In 1925, after the death of, Voroshilov was appointed People's Commissar for Military and Navy Affair ...
George Washington... ss takes various steps toward organizing an American government, appointingcommander-in-chief (June 14), Benjamin Franklin postmaster general (July 2 ...
Basil of Caesarea... matters of exegesis he is, like Hilary, an Alexandrian. In dogma he followsand other Greek authors, but nevertheless gives a distinctly Western cast ...
Charles LaughtonThe first actor to portray Hercule Poirot was. He appeared on the West End in 1928 in the play Alibi which had been ada ...
Henry CowellThe idea of the event began in's philosophy of music. Cowell, a teacher to John Cage and later to Dick H ...
Demetrius Vikelas... irikos, Kostas Karyotakis, Gregorios Xenopoulos, Constantine P. Cavafy, and. Two Greek authors have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature: Georg ...
Queen Victoria... f the navy, lent these attributes to the image of Britannia. By the time of, Britannia had been renewed. Still depicted as a young woman with brown o ...
Louis XIV of France... anish Succession, which pitted France's candidate, Philippe, Duke of Anjou,'s grandson, against Austria's Charles, lasted for almost 14 years. The Ki ...
William Shakespeare... Amantis of John Gower and, by way of that, forming a portion of the plot of's Pericles, Prince of Tyre (particularly in Act III)
Arthur Ransome... s eloquence and intelligence by telling the story to his impressed friends.uses the device to allow his young characters in the Swallows and Amazons ...
Holy Roman Emperor Francis II... ecisively defeated a Russo-Austrian army, commanded by Tsar Alexander I and, after nearly nine hours of difficult fighting. The battle took place nea ...
Edward II... many of the other English barons, found himself in increasing opposition to. War broke out in 1322, and Lancaster was captured at the Battle of Borou ...
Joseph Lyons... President of the Admiral Arthur Phillip Memorial. Australian Prime Ministerdescribed the section of keel as "intimately associated with the discovery ...
Elizabeth I... age productions. Dench won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress asin the film Shakespeare in Love
Louis the Pious... awn up for a division of the Carolingian Empire on the death of the emperor. Unforeseen in 817 was a further claimant besides Louis's three grown son ...
Sean B. Carroll... in the evolution of morphological diversity. Several biologists, includingof the University of Wisconsin–Madison suggest that "changes in the cis-re ...
George W. Bush... few left of them, so the once massive tributes are growing thin. Presidentwas the first American president who visited the cemetery, on 8 May 2005. ...
Jon Hendricks... ettes, beginning with their 1933 program featuring Grofé and his orchestra.wrote lyrics for "On the Trail", and the song was recorded for Hendricks' ...
James Madison... icenses from the Anglican Church. Both Patrick Henry and the young attorneydefended Baptist preachers prior to the American Revolution in cases consi ...
Saddam Hussein... at risk in Honour Among Thieves (1993), a novel by Jeffrey Archer in whichtries to steal the Declaration to burn it publicly on July 4
King Arthur... early medieval poem found in the Book of Taliesin describes a voyage led byto the numerous otherworldy kingdoms within Annwn, either to rescue the pr ...
Jackie Chan... ny Trejo and Marilyn Manson. Brown also made a cameo appearance in the 2002film The Tuxedo, in which Chan was required to finish Brown's act after Br ...
Photius... th independent additions, to elucidate the portions of Scripture concerned.(cod. 206), while blaming the diffuseness of these commentaries, praises t ...
Arthurian legends... tiltyard in an event called "the Round Table", in imitation of the popular
Jeffrey Archer... Declaration document is at risk in Honour Among Thieves (1993), a novel byin which Saddam Hussein tries to steal the Declaration to burn it publicly ...
Emperor of China... e Zhengde Emperor. The handover of Macau (Macao) to Portugal in 1557 by the(as a reward for services rendered against the pirates who infested the So ...
Francis Bacon... de his famous proof of uniform acceleration in freefall using mathematics ., especially in his Novum Organum, argued for a new experimental based app ...
King Cadwaladr... "Peter's Leek," Cenhinen Bedr) on St. David’s Day. According to one legend,of Gwynedd ordered his soldiers to identify themselves by wearing the vege ...
Samuel Taylor Coleridge... an legend, and old English battles all featuring, and even an appearance by, and a speculative explanation of the writing of Kubla Khan, and what the ...
Constantine P. Cavafy... s Kazantzakis, Andreas Embeirikos, Kostas Karyotakis, Gregorios Xenopoulos,, and Demetrius Vikelas. Two Greek authors have been awarded the Nobel Pri ...
Gordon B. Hinckley... ion for several years running, an honor which the late LDS Church presidenthad commented on with pride. BYU's 2010 "#1 stone cold" sober rating marke ...
Mwai Kibaki... s of the National Rainbow Coalition (NaRC) to parliament and NaRC candidate(b. 1931) to the presidency. Voters rejected the Kenya African National Un ...
Archibald Primrose, 5th Earl of Rosebery... om Great Hampden and is revered in Aylesbury to this day and Prime Ministerwho lived at Mentmore. Also worthy of note are William Penn who believed h ...
John Dickson Carr... micide upon a Nile steamer, was judged by the celebrated detective novelistto be among the ten greatest mystery novels of all time
Sarah Palin... d by some 3,000 people, including Vice-President Joe Biden, former Governor, current Governor Sean Parnell and three other former governors, 11 senat ...
Flohr... (1926), Capablanca (1931), and Spielmann (1935); and Euwe drew a match within 1932. His playing strength gradually increased, so that by 1932 he and ...
Shigeru Mizuki... wide variety of situations and locations. These phenomena are described in's 1985 book Graphic World of Japanese Phantoms (妖怪伝 in Japanese)
Julius Pokorny... ho of the ancient fame of the magic hand of Nodens the Catcher". Similarly,derives the name from a Proto-Indo-European root *neu-d- meaning "acquire, ...
Dunama DabbalemiKanem's expansion peaked during the long and energetic reign of Mai(ca. 1203–1242), also of the Sayfawa dynasty. Dabbalemi initiated diplomat ...
Frank Graham... issue up for discussion again at the 1954 bi-annual convention. ACLU member, president of the University of North Carolina, attacked the anti-communi ...
Aristotle... enes, Lysias, Isocrates and many others. The Attic Greek of the philosopher(384-322 BC), whose mentor was Plato, dates from the period of transition ...
Paul Revere... gement being the April 19 Battles of Lexington and Concord on the day after's now-legendary ride. The Second Continental Congress takes various steps ...
John Gower... offered as a sacrifice being adapted in Book 8 of the Confessio Amantis ofand, by way of that, forming a portion of the plot of William Shakespeare' ...
Tsar Alexander I... Emperor Napoleon I, decisively defeated a Russo-Austrian army, commanded byand Holy Roman Emperor Francis II, after nearly nine hours of difficult fi ...
Jesse Helms... ted to the United States Senate in 2002, to succeed the retiring Republican. However, she lost her seat in 2008, a heavily Democratic year, to Kay Ha ...
Mwai Kibaki... s routed the ruling KANU party, and its leader, Moi's former vice-president, was elected President by a large majority
Howard Jacobson... enerations of writers such as Malcolm Bradbury, David Lodge, Tom Sharpe and. As a poet, Amis was associated with The Movement
Gregorios Xenopoulos... os Papadiamantis, Nikos Kazantzakis, Andreas Embeirikos, Kostas Karyotakis,, Constantine P. Cavafy, and Demetrius Vikelas. Two Greek authors have bee ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... ame Nuada probably derives from a Celtic stem *noudont- or *noudent-, whichsuggested was related to a Germanic root meaning "acquire, have the use of ...
Wolverine... ishop, and Gambit — who became one of the most popular X-Men (rivaling evenin size of fanbase), but many of the later additions to the team came and ...
Isocrates... more technical and legal are the orations by Antiphon, Demosthenes, Lysias,and many others. The Attic Greek of the philosopher Aristotle (384-322 BC) ...
Marilyn Manson... ott's 2001 short film, , alongside Clive Owen, Gary Oldman, Danny Trejo and. Brown also made a cameo appearance in the 2002 Jackie Chan film The Tuxe ...
James BondIn 1995, she took over the role of M ('s boss) with the James Bond film series, starting with GoldenEye replacin ...
Burgess MeredithRocky's trainer Mickey () initially wants no part of it and admits to the champion that Lang was r ...
Lionel HamptonIn the mid-1930s, Benny Goodman hired pianist Teddy Wilson, vibraphonistand guitarist Charlie Christian to join small groups. An early 1940s style ...
Bhob Stewart... ng and visual impact that he could now predict and use to dramatic effect."of The Comics Journal mentioned to Gibbons in 1987, that the page layouts ...
Lysias... hey are more technical and legal are the orations by Antiphon, Demosthenes,, Isocrates and many others. The Attic Greek of the philosopher Aristotle ...
Spielmann... n matches against the world's best: Alekhine (1926), Capablanca (1931), and(1935); and Euwe drew a match with Flohr in 1932. His playing strength gra ...
Tom Sharpe... ent for later generations of writers such as Malcolm Bradbury, David Lodge,and Howard Jacobson. As a poet, Amis was associated with The Movement
Marinus of NeapolisThis role is expressed in a number of stories about Athena.reports that when Christians removed the statue of the Goddess from the Pa ...
King Charles IIDuring the reign of, Britannia made her first appearance on English coins on a farthing of 16 ...
Mitt Romney... letter was issued immediately before the Florida primary. Dole has endorsedfor the Republican nomination
Schiller... ällino, der grosse Bandit (1793; subsequently also dramatized), modelled on's Die Räuber, and the melodramatic tragedy Julius von Sassen (1796)
Jack Hylton... , most notably in Hoylake in 1940, the prize for which was an audition with. Also present was another young talent named Ernest Wiseman, already a fa ...
Choricius... m is to be found in his letters and the encomium by his pupil and successor. He was the author of numerous rhetorical and theological works. Of the f ...
Jean Rotrou... iety of the five authors”). The others were Guillaume Colletet, Boisrobert,, and Claude de L'Estoile
ManassehDuring the long reign of(c. 687/686 - 643/642 BC), Judah was a vassal of Assyrian rulers - Sennach ...
Dick Van Dyke... ties, including Dick Cavett, Jerry Lewis, Peter Sellers, Marcel Marceau and. Laurel lived until 1965, surviving to see the duo's work rediscovered th ...
Leon Trotsky... He was well known for aiding Joseph Stalin in the Military Council (led by), having become closely associated with Stalin during the Red Army's 1918 ...
Kostas Karyotakis... is Ritsos, Alexandros Papadiamantis, Nikos Kazantzakis, Andreas Embeirikos,, Gregorios Xenopoulos, Constantine P. Cavafy, and Demetrius Vikelas. Two ...
Claude de L'Estoile... authors”). The others were Guillaume Colletet, Boisrobert, Jean Rotrou, and
King Edward VFor his support of King Richard III during the deposition ofin 1483, he was created The Duke of Norfolk, third creation, on 28 June 14 ...
Justin I... rding to Procopius, was further encouraged by his ally and fellow Christianof Byzantium, who requested Aksum's help to cut off silk supplies as part ...
Alain Robbe-Grillet... with writers usually unconnected with the cinema, such as Marguerite Duras,and Jorge Semprún
Bob Fosse... ole as the vampish Lola, and it was on this show that she first worked withas her choreographer. In the story, Verdon's Lola is a woman who was once ...
Winston Churchill... der the direction of the Royal Aircraft Establishment (RAE). Prime Ministertasked the Royal Navy with helping locate and retrieve the wreckage so tha ...
St Jerome... from Justin's "Apology" of a "Refutation of all Heresies ". Epiphanius andmention Justin
Theodoric I... vitus, and Attila's continued westward advance, convinced the Visigoth king(Theodorid) to ally with the Romans. The combined armies reached Orléans a ...
Persi DiaconisBorn in Far Rockaway, New York, his first career (likea generation later) was stage magic. He then earned a BSc from the Univers ...
James Agee... Paramount Pictures. The quality and variety of her roles began to improve., in his review for The Dark Mirror (1946), noted the change, and stated t ...
Carmel Schrire... tes of the frequency of newborn female infanticide in the Inuit population.mentions diverse studies ranging from 15-50% to 80%
Zheng He... n the early Ming Dynasty, Quanzhou was the staging area and supply depot of's naval expeditions. Further development was severely hampered by the sea ...
Dian Parkinson... eauties included Kathleen Bradley (1990–2000), Holly Hallstrom (1977–1995),(1975–1993) and Janice Pennington (1972–2000). Pennington and Bradley were ...
Steven Emerson... as threatened the United States through covert cells on US soil. Researcherin 2006 alleged that the group had "an extensive infrastructure in the US ...
Theodosius I... ed at Sarigüzel, near Istanbul, in the 1930s, and attributed to the time of(379-395)
Barbara Ehrenreich... on, as has the Boston Women's Health Collective. Other criticism comes fromand colleagues who see this new sexuality as one that privileges the male ...
William Blake... interest in this technique is a result of the influence of artists such asand , and the style of political editorial cartoons
former President Lyndon Johnson... ular bluebonnets, some planted in an effort by "Lady Bird" Johnson, wife of
Vernor VingeThe poem was referenced in's hard science fiction novel A Fire Upon the Deep
James KentThe village was named for New York jurist and legal scholar,, as was Kent County
Donna Shalala... sion to investigate problems at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, along with, a former member of the Clinton cabinet. Dole is married to former U.S. c ...
Virgil... llowed in 1674, changed into twelve books (in the manner of the division of's Aeneid) with minor revisions throughout and a note on the versification
Dave McKean... initial creative team was writer Jamie Delano and artist John Ridgway, withsupplying distinctive painted and collage covers. Delano introduced a poli ...
Niccolò Machiavelli... Renaissance, Florence was the hometown of political writer and philosopher, whose ideas on how rulers should govern the land, detailed in The Prince ...
Hagop Baronian... nificant theatres include: Yerevan State Musical Comedy Theatre named after, Russian Drama Theatre named after Constantin Stanislavski, Yerevan State ...
Muhammad al-Idrisi... brew word, as string-like shapes made of semolina and dried before cooking., wrote in 1154 that itriyya was manufactured and exported from Norman Sic ...
Roberto BolañoIn's novel 2666, the philosophy professor Oscar Amalfitano begins his three- ...
King of ItalyLouis II the Younger (825 – Ghedi 12 August 875) was theand Roman Emperor from 844, co-ruling with his father Lothair I until 855, ...
Paul Greengrass... ed attached, collaborating with Aronofsky's producing partner, Eric Watson.replaced Aronofsky when he left to focus on . Ultimately, Paramount placed ...
Sam Houston Johnson... and Rebekah Baines, had three girls and two boys: Johnson and his brother,(1914–1978), and sisters Rebekah (1910–1978), Josefa (1912–1961), and Luci ...
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Pat Robertson... o pay for Republican "infomercials" and televising of the GOP convention on's Family Channel, but backed off when Democrats criticized the donation a ...
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William Joyce... ho fought on the opposite side, with the Republican International Brigades.became an English-language propagandist for the Third Reich, known colloqu ...
Ronald ReaganWyman was the first wife of. They married in 1940 and divorced in 1949, before Reagan ran for public ...
Poul AndersonIt was also an influence for's hard science fiction novel "Tau Zero
Philip II of France... he spent little time in England, instead concentrating on the war with King, which began with Philip's attempts to acquire Richard's possessions on t ...
Christina of Sweden... ite of the city of Wilmington, which they named Fort Christina, after Queen
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Darren Aronofsky... was announced Paramount Pictures would produce Watchmen, and they attachedto direct Hayter's script. Producers Gordon and Levin remained attached, c ...
Werner HerzogHe next starred alongside Nicolas Cage in thefilm , and alongside Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson in Streets of Blood. Both we ...
Zack Snyder... Levin met with Warner Bros. to develop the film there again. Impressed with's work on 300, Warner Bros. approached him to direct an adaptation of Wat ...
Osama bin LadenOn 2 May 2011, Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh condemned the killing ofin Pakistan by the United States. Haniyeh praised Bin Laden, the founder o ...
Anwar El Sadat... fundamentally altered when Egypt signed the Egyptian–Israeli Peace Treaty., President of Egypt, was instrumental in the event and consequently becam ...
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Stan Laurel... rly Classical Hollywood era of American cinema. Composed of thin Englishman(1890–1965) and heavy American Oliver Hardy (1892–1957), they became well ...
Lothair I... was the King of Italy and Roman Emperor from 844, co-ruling with his fatheruntil 855, after which he ruled alone. Louis's usual title was imperator a ...
Bert Jones... These consecutive championship teams featured 1976 NFL Most Valuable Playerat quarterback and an outstanding defensive line, nicknamed the "Sack Pack ...
Woodrow Wilson... re-enactments, and speeches from a host of dignitaries, including President, the first Southerner elected to the White House since the War. (Note: He ...
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Harihara... g the life of Lord Krishna leading up to his fight with the demon Banasura., (also known as Harisvara) a Lingayati writer and the patron of King Nara ...
Robert Graves... it the patronage of Athena, for the olive tree brought wood, oil, and food.was of the opinion that "Poseidon's attempts to take possession of certain ...
Ayumi HamasakiToday, game soundtracks are sold on CD. Famous singers like Hikaru Utada,and Gackt sometimes sing songs for games as well, and this is also seen as ...
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William Bulfin... rish emigrants it does form part of the Irish diaspora. The Irish-Argentineremarked as he travelled around Westmeath in the early 20th century that h ...
Alex Tse... rner Bros. approached him to direct an adaptation of Watchmen. Screenwriterdrew from his favorite elements of Hayter's script, but also returned it t ...
Andrew GreeleyRoman Catholic priest and authorcriticized liberation theology in his 2009 fictional book Irish Tweed. In ...
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Bernardo Bertolucci... the Holy See never did so. This is partly due to the erroneous reference in's 1987 film The Last Emperor, that the Holy See diplomatically recognised ...
Jacques ChiracIn 1996,, then French President, granted the former French members of the Internat ...
Francis Ford Coppola... , Kilmer was filming in Kelseyville, California; he is the lead role in thefilm Twixt. The film is being filmed mostly on Coppola's estate in Napa Co ...
Alan Ayckbourn... music, and comic books. This led to imaginative adaptations of two plays by, and two different styles of musical in On connaît la chanson (Same Old S ...
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Elizabeth I of England... mer Night's Dream which opened in February 2010, when she played Titania asin her later years: Queen of the Forest of Arden. On 31 July 2010, Dame Ju ...
Charles II... stic office despite the changes through the course of several monarchs fromto George I. A comic opera covers a later period in 18th century history, ...
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Charles I... ntury history, while a film set in Bray, County Wicklow, in Ireland, covers, the English Civil War, the Commonwealth of England, The Protectorate, an ...
Johnny Olson, the announcer of choice for most Goodson-Todman shows of the era, was th ...
George Washington BainesJohnson was maternally descended from a pioneer Baptist clergyman,, who pastored some eight churches in Texas as well as others in Arkansas ...
John F. Kennedy... in a span of 12 months, coming as it did just after the deaths of Presidentand General Douglas MacArthur, former Chaplain of the Senate Frederick Bro ...
Mary Baker EddySince 2010, Kilmer has been working on a film about the life of, the founder of the Christian Science church, and Mark Twain, one of her ...
Charlie Chaplin... g's "Metropolis", which offer an example of how technophobia can occur, and's "Modern Times", in which people are reduced to nothing but cogs in the ...
Brian Azzarello... writers who have written for the series include Paul Jenkins, Warren Ellis,, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Denise Mina, and currently Peter Milligan
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Penny LernouxJournalist and writerdescribed this aspect of liberation theology in her numerous and committed ...
Habibullah Khan... -Afghan War of 1919 was precipitated by the assassination of the then ruler. His son and successor Amanullah declared full independence and attacked ...
Akbar... ed Sheykhu Baba, he was the third and eldest surviving son of Mogul Emperor. Akbar's twin sons, Hasan and Hussain, died in infancy. His mother was th ...
Ovid... the myth of the Athenian maidens is told in Metamorphoses by the Roman poet(43 BC – 17 AD); in this late variant Hermes falls in love with Herse. Her ...
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Mao Zedong... ly following the recognition of the PRC by the United Nations, the death ofand the beginning of market liberalization by Mao's successors. Despite fa ...
Galen... d sheets of dough called lagana. In the 2nd century CE, the Greek physicianmentioned itrion, made of flour and water. The Jerusalem Talmud records th ...
Mark Twain... e life of Mary Baker Eddy, the founder of the Christian Science church, and, one of her most famous critics. Kilmer wrote the screenplay, describing ...
Rod Roddy... uncer until shortly before his death in October 1985. Olson was replaced byin 1986, who remained with the program until shortly before his death in O ...
Yan Xishan... of unification against other warlords such as Li Zongren, Feng Yuxiang and. As a reward, Zhang remained ruler of Manchuria and even extended his inf ...
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Robin Cook MP... ng personal attack on the Prime Minister, calling his behaviour 'reckless'.and a few other government ministers resigned to the backbenches over the ...
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Chen Shui-bian... e end of his term in 2000. That year Democratic Progressive Party candidatewon the national election with 39% of the vote in a three-way race. Chen's ...
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Ernst Lubitsch... have been based on an ancient Sanskrit play, The Little Clay Cart. The 1942comedy To Be or Not to Be confuses the audience in the opening scenes with ...
Neil Gaiman... written for the series include Paul Jenkins, Warren Ellis, Brian Azzarello,, Grant Morrison, Denise Mina, and currently Peter Milligan
Charles Gounod... a matter of debate. Other men closely linked to her included the composers(she created the title role in his opera Sapho) and Hector Berlioz (who in ...
Rurik... al relation with the Varagians defending the cities that they ruled. Led byand his brothers Truvor and Sineus, the invited Varangians (called Rus') s ...
HoraceIn the 1st century BCE,wrote of fried sheets of dough called lagana. In the 2nd century CE, the G ...
Shelley... son's interpretation "in the [Romantic interpretive] tradition of Blake and." As the poet William Blake famously wrote, "The reason Milton wrote in f ...
Billy WilderHe became a favorite actor of director, starring in his films Some Like It Hot (for which he was awarded Best Ac ...
Louis... f Charles he met with the opposition of his adult sons, Lothair, Pepin, and. A decade of civil war and fluctuating alliances, punctuated by brief per ...
Charlemagne... of the Frankish Kingdom. On conquering the Lombard Kingdom of Italy in 774,had himself crowned King of the Lombards. Consequently, Tyrol came to be o ...
H. L. Mencken... Martin Gardner, a maxim regularly put into practice by the organization is's "one horse-laugh is worth a thousand syllogisms." Skeptical Inquirer ha ...
Yukio Mishima... to the West End from 13 March – 23 May 2009, playing Madame de Merteuil in's Madame De Sade, directed by Michael Grandage as part of the Donmar seas ...
Charles II... tability (some would say amorality) over half a century, from the reigns ofto George I. Over this period, he embraced whichever form of liturgy, Prot ...
Alan Lloyd Hodgkin... ine for his work on the synapse. He shared the prize with Andrew Huxley and
Russell Kirk... cal theorist, historian, social critic, literary critic, and fiction author. Kirk resided at Piety Hill, currently the location of the Russell Kirk C ...
Yidya... BC, contains seven letters to the Egyptian pharaoh, from its 'King'/mayor:. Yidya was the only ruler of Ašqaluna during the 15–20-year time period. ...
Harold WilsonIn 1964, the new British government underannounced their intention to hand over power to the Federation of South Ar ...
Hector Berlioz... omposers Charles Gounod (she created the title role in his opera Sapho) and(who initially had her in mind for the role of Dido in Les Troyens, but ch ...
Athenaeus... xplain the figure of Ino that is aboriginally inseparable from Melikertes."(392d) summarizes a story by Eudoxus of Cnidus (c. 355 BCE ) telling how H ...
Peter Ustinovplayed Poirot a total of six times, starting with Death on the Nile (1978) ...
Ludwig III of Bavaria... A year later, Ludwig deposed his cousin, Otto, and proclaimed himself King. During the First World War, Ludwig's eldest son, Crown Prince Rupprecht, ...
AkbarIn 1600, whenwas away from the capital on an expedition, Salim broke into an open rebel ...
Denise Mina... e Paul Jenkins, Warren Ellis, Brian Azzarello, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison,, and currently Peter Milligan
Andrew Huxley... hysiology or Medicine for his work on the synapse. He shared the prize withand Alan Lloyd Hodgkin
Rich Fields... m until shortly before his death in October 2003. Los Angeles meteorologisttook over as the announcer in April 2004, and stayed on until the end of s ...
Mohammed Nadir Shah... cated under pressure. The individual who most benefited from the crisis was, who reigned from 1929 to 1933. Both the Soviets and the British played t ...
Diego Durán... because they were considered equals in power. 16th century Dominican Friarwrote, "These two gods were always meant to be together, since they were c ...
David Hayter... tober 2001, Gordon partnered with Lloyd Levin and Universal Studios, hiringto write and direct. Hayter and the producers left Universal due to creati ...
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Alp Arslan... manus IV, Emperor of the Byzantine Empire (reigned 1068–1071), faced Sultanof the Seljuk Turks (reigned 1059–1072) in the Battle of Manzikert. The ba ...
Marc Chagall... ins – his last original Broadway staging. The set, designed in the style of's paintings, was by Boris Aronson. A colorful logo for the production, al ...
John Milton... radise Lost is an epic poem in blank verse by the 17th-century English poet. It was originally published in 1667 in ten books, with a total of over t ...
Avitus... troops from among the Franks, the Burgundians, and the Celts. A mission by, and Attila's continued westward advance, convinced the Visigoth king The ...
Bob Bartlett... avel. In December 1968, after the death of Alaska's other senator, Democrat, Governor Wally Hickel appointed Stevens to the U.S. Senate. Since Gravel ...
Paul von Hindenburg... icher asked for new elections. On 28 January, von Papen described Hitler toas only a minority part of an alternative, von Papen-arranged government. ...
Éamon de Valera... ns. As President of Dáil Éireann (Priomh Aire, or literally First Minister)was the highest official in the Republic at this time but was notionally o ...
Louis II... ed his kingdom between his three sons in the Treaty of Prüm. To the eldest,, went Italy, with the imperial title. To the youngest, Charles, still a m ...
Eleanor of Aquitaine... d to England to raise the king's ransom. Richard wrote to his mother, Queen, that Walter should be chosen for the see of Canterbury, as well as to th ...
Simon Bisley... d on the series as well, such as John Ridgway (the original series artist),, Mark Buckingham, Richard Corben, Steve Dillon, Marcelo Frusin, Jock, Dav ...
George W. Bush... ong live for the 2004 Republican National Convention, saying that President, whom he said is a fan and a family friend, had asked him to write a song ...
Frank Capra... She worked with such directors as Alfred Hitchcock on Stage Fright (1950),on Here Comes the Groom (1951) and Michael Curtiz on The Story of Will Rog ...
Galen... itation of the male, mapping the female body onto the male, as if, like theic view, it was incomplete. Furthermore, overemphasis of ejaculation may i ...
Marguerite Duras... in collaboration with writers usually unconnected with the cinema, such as, Alain Robbe-Grillet and Jorge Semprún
Leonardo Pieraccioni... is home to renowned Italian actors and actresses, such as Roberto Benigni,and Vittoria Puccini
Peter CotesTheir elder brother Sydney Boulting became an actor and stage producer as; he was the original director of The Mousetrap
Umberto EcoIn's novel Foucault's Pendulum the protagonist Casaubon claims that the idea ...
Eugene O'Neill... Tony came when Verdon memorably played a role associated with Greta Garbo,'s Anna Christie, the hard-luck girl fleeing from her past as a prostitute ...
Clare Short MP... few other government ministers resigned to the backbenches over the issue.threatened to resign from the cabinet, but then remained for two months be ...
Richard MathesonAlso in the 1960s, the film Omega Man (loosely based on thenovel I am Legend) showed a world scarred by biological warfare and only a ...
King Richard IIIFor his support ofduring the deposition of King Edward V in 1483, he was created The Duke of ...
Laurence Olivier... serves as an important throughline in the film, as suggested by the title.sets the opening scene of his 1944 film of Henry V in the tiring room of t ...
Charles the Bold... t. Arnhem entered the Hanseatic League in 1443. In 1473, it was captured byof Burgundy. In 1514, Charles of Egmond, duke of Guelders, took it from th ...
Mike Gravel... age Mayor Elmer E. Rasmuson. Rasmuson lost the general election to Democrat. In December 1968, after the death of Alaska's other senator, Democrat Bo ...
Sheila JeffreysEven some radical feminist writers, such as(1985) were dismissive, claiming it as a figment of male fantasy
Henry VIII... ority of the Pope and the Roman Catholic Church, at first temporarily underand Edward VI and later permanently during the reign of Elizabeth I
Anatole France... Hedvig Büll, Henry Morgenthau, Franz Werfel, Johannes Lepsius, James Bryce,, Giacomo Gorrini, Benedict XV, Fritjof Nansen, Fayez el Husseini". This p ...
Richard Wagner... vements. The introduction of valves made this process unnecessary (althoughwrote horn parts as if crooks were still in use, evoking the tradition whi ...
Kathy Troccoli... was Chris Rice, who had written "Go Light Your World", a No. 1 hit song by, in 1995. In 1999, Smith collaborated with Jim Brickman on "Love of My Li ...
Augusto Pinochet... neoliberal governments being created in Chile, where a military coup led bytook place in 1973
Lord GoldsmithBefore the invasion, the then UK Attorney General, advised that the war would be in breach of international law for six rea ...
Charles Lyell... as (though not his thoughts on evolution) by John Playfair in 1802 and thenin the 1830s popularised the concept of an infinitely repeating cycle, tho ...
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Tom WolfeNovelistcoined the term Me decade in his article "The "Me" Decade and the Third Gr ...
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Terry Gilliam... t into turnaround in 1991, and the project was moved to Warner Bros., wherewas attached to direct and Charles McKeown to rewrite it. They used the ch ...
Mel Brooks... ,” but the visuals show a Bollywood-style devi and a Taj Mahal-like castle.'s 1974 comedy Blazing Saddles leaves its Western setting when the climact ...
Alexander III... of government ministers of Russia who were personally appointed by the Tsarand by his son, Tsar Nicholas II. The additional Chinese Eastern Railway w ...
Madonna... ed after this city based on the results of a dart thrown randomly at a map.was born here and once referred to Bay City as "a stinky, little town in N ...
Theodor Herzl... nd Zionism by engaging in discussions with Jews and reading publications byand other prominent Zionists. At the same time, he became an Arab national ...
George Sand... ed. However, she remained on good terms with him for many years. Her friend(who later based the heroine of her 1843 novel Consuelo on her) had a role ...
Liu YuThe dynasty was founded by劉裕 (363–422), whose surname together with "Song" forms the most commonly u ...
Arctinus of Miletus... funeral games were held. He was represented in the lost Trojan War epic ofas living after his death in the island of Leuke at the mouth of the river ...
Anne BoleynThe ghost of, beheaded in 1536 for treason against Henry VIII, allegedly haunts the ch ...
Chiang Kai-shek... . They miscalculated however, and his son quickly pledged his allegiance to, turning his forces over to Kuomintang control and supported Chiang in hi ...
Art RooneyPrior to the 1970 season, Rosenbloom, Art Modell of the Browns, andof the Pittsburgh Steelers agreed to have their teams join the ten AFL tea ...
Gerald Ford... cond longest-lived president after John Adams; both were since surpassed byand Ronald Reagan. He had outlived by 20 years his wife, Lou Henry Hoover, ...
Graham Greene... erious, tight, economical drama films such as Seven Days to Noon (1950) and's Brighton Rock (1947), both with Roy producing and John directing. They ...
Paul Éluard... ing of the town, and presented it to the accompaniment of a text written by. A political perspective on art also underpinned his next project, co-dir ...
Charles Darwin... ks had widespread influence, not least on the up and coming young geologistwho read them with enthusiasm during his voyage on the Beagle, and has bee ...
Giacomo Gorrini... ry Morgenthau, Franz Werfel, Johannes Lepsius, James Bryce, Anatole France,, Benedict XV, Fritjof Nansen, Fayez el Husseini". This place of remembran ...
Daniel InouyeSince 1987, Hawaii's Senator, a World War II veteran, has introduced a measure to return Memorial Day ...
William B. Davis... 996, as well as co-producing a TV documentary series Critical Eye hosted by(the actor who played the Smoking Man in The X-Files). CSI members can als ...
Liu Shao... which at least partially led to many military revolts. These rulers include, Emperor Xiaowu, Emperor Qianfei, Emperor Ming, and Emperor Houfei. Emper ...
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Moses... cribe the same God. De ente et uno, has explanations of several passages in, Plato and Aristotle
Oliver Goldsmith... dstone. The last picture he exhibited at the Royal Academy was a scene from's The Deserted Village in 1857
King Charles I... n applauded the English people for having the courage to depose and execute. In his poem, however, he takes the side of 'Heav'n's awful Monarch' (iv ...
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James JoyceIn's Ulysses, the precocious Stephen Dedalus recalls with disdain his boyhoo ...
William Whewell... ibed as Lyell's first disciple. In a comment on the arguments of the 1830s,coined the term uniformitarianism to describe Lyell's version of the ideas ...
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Jeffrey Katzenberg... e him raves... I had a wonderful experience in spite of all the naysayers."(producer of Prince of Egypt) talks about the actor. "Val was one of the f ...
Nicholas II... ho were personally appointed by the Tsar Alexander III and by his son, Tsar. The additional Chinese Eastern Railway was constructed as the Russo-Chin ...
Bob Dole... ught the position of Republican (and then-Majority) leader, running against, Dick Lugar, Jim McClure and Pete Domenici. As Republican whip, Stevens w ...
Guido Cavalcanti... nte with his Divine Comedy (1306–1321) and Petrarch, but also poets such asand Lapo Gianni composed their most important works. Dante's masterpiece i ...
Paul of Tarsus... temple to the Augustan Mars Ultor. The Areopagus, the "mount of Ares" wherepreached, is sited at some distance from the Acropolis; from archaic times ...
Mary ShelleyAn early example of technophobia in fiction and popular culture is's Frankenstein. It has been a staple of science fiction ever since, exemp ...
Paul von Hindenburg... Brüning was appointed as successor of Chancellor Müller by Reichspräsidenton 29 March 1930, after months of political lobbying by General Kurt von S ...
Mullah Omar... gious force, reportedly in opposition to the tyranny of the local governor.started his movement with fewer than 50 armed madrassah students in his ho ...
Norman Finkelstein... best we're likely to see – on the [one-sided diplomacy] Miller describes."published an article in the winter 2007 issue of Journal of Palestine Stud ...
Heather Wilson... funding from Amway in 1998 included Representatives Bill Redmond (R-N.M.),(R-N.M.), and Jon Christensen (R-Neb)
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Charles McKeown... t was moved to Warner Bros., where Terry Gilliam was attached to direct andto rewrite it. They used the character Rorschach's diary as a voice-over a ...
Arthur, Prince of Wales... man who sat on the commissions in the Welsh Marches and clerk controller to, at Ludlow Castle. Thomas More, writing when she was still alive, but old ...
Ivan Turgenev... iage did not stop the steady stream of infatuated men. The Russian novelistin particular fell passionately in love with her after hearing her renditi ...
Fritz Hochwälder... e on the professional stage being various parts in The Strong are Lonely by. In the following year, Ayckbourn appeared in six other plays at the Conn ...
Lapo Gianni... omedy (1306–1321) and Petrarch, but also poets such as Guido Cavalcanti andcomposed their most important works. Dante's masterpiece is the Divine Com ...
Lady Jane Grey... White Tower carrying her head under her arm. Other ghosts include Henry VI,, Margaret Pole, and the Princes in the Tower. In January 1816, a sentry o ...
Pietro Kuciukian... remembrance was created by Laurenti Barseghian, the Museum's director, and, the founder of the "Memory is the Future" Committee for the Righteous fo ...
H. P. LovecraftOf minor interest is a passing reference to Mirandola by, in the story The Case of Charles Dexter Ward (1927). Mirandola is given ...
Emperor Xiaowu... east partially led to many military revolts. These rulers include Liu Shao,, Emperor Qianfei, Emperor Ming, and Emperor Houfei. Emperor Ming was espe ...
Alexander the GreatAshkelon was soon rebuilt. Until the conquest of, Ashkelon's inhabitants were influenced by the dominant Persian culture. ...
James Joyce... in Irish intellectuals made their homes in continental Europe, particularly, and later Samuel Beckett (who became a courier for the French Resistance ...
Achilles... were invited to the marriage of Peleus and Thetis (the eventual parents of). Only Eris, goddess of discord, was not invited. She was annoyed at this ...
Li Zongren... d supported Chiang in his war of unification against other warlords such as, Feng Yuxiang and Yan Xishan. As a reward, Zhang remained ruler of Manchu ...
Abraham Rees... ng technology. Encyclopaedias such as Harris's Lexicon Technicum (1704) and's Cyclopaedia (1802–1819) contain much of value. Cyclopaedia contains an ...
Osbert Sitwell... of that Department at the end of the war. He refused a knighthood in 1918., in a letter to James Agate, notes that Bennett was not, despite current ...
Blake... places Empson's interpretation "in the [Romantic interpretive] tradition ofand Shelley." As the poet William Blake famously wrote, "The reason Milton ...
Chen Shui-bianDuring the 2004 Presidential campaign, Presidentpublicly campaigned with Lee Teng-hui and developed a campaign platform, i ...
Dave McKean... oyd, Leonardo Manco, and Sean Phillips. Notable cover artists have included(who designed the first run of the series' covers), Tim Bradstreet (who de ...
Frank H. EasterbrookStephanos Bibas writes in a 2003 analysis for Cornell Law Review that Judgeand a majority of scholars "praise these pleas as efficient, constitutiona ...
Charles Darwin... ular conditions and was evidence of benevolent design in nature. Studies of's notebooks have shown that Darwin arrived separately at the idea of natu ...
Edna Ferber... gain (1953), The Blue Veil (1951) (another Oscar nomination), the remake of's So Big (1953), Magnificent Obsession (1954) (Oscar nomination), Lucy Ga ...
James RandiAccording to, controlled tests by several other researchers, eliminating several sourc ...
Haakon IV of Norway... age proper in Scotland is generally considered to be in 1266. In 1263, King, in retaliation for a Scots expedition to Skye, arrived on the west coast ...
Álvaro ObregónPresidentwas awarded Japan's Order of the Chrysanthemum at a special ceremony in Me ...
Ronald Neame... ain (Jack Gold, 1984), The Dunera Boys (Ben Lewin, 1985) and Foreign Body (, 1986)
Ronald Reagan... ed president after John Adams; both were since surpassed by Gerald Ford and. He had outlived by 20 years his wife, Lou Henry Hoover, who had died in ...
Puyi... y 1932, and renamed to Manchukuo. The Japanese military commander appointedas regent (reign name Datong) for the time being and would become Emperor ...
Virgil... real characters of his age or before. He is first guided by the Roman poet, whose non-Christian beliefs damned him to Hell. Later on he is joined by ...
Emperor Qianfei... ed to many military revolts. These rulers include Liu Shao, Emperor Xiaowu,, Emperor Ming, and Emperor Houfei. Emperor Ming was especially vicious, m ...
August von KotzebueOnly one year after the inception of the Rhein University the dramatistwas murdered by Karl Ludwig Sand, a student at the University of Jena. The ...
Michael Johns... Pakistan. Others included two Heritage Foundation foreign policy analysts,and James A. Phillips, both of whom championed Massoud as the Afghan resis ...
Richard Nixon... ng the Middle East destabilized. In a June 1973 meeting with U.S. President, Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev had proposed Israel pull back to its 1967 ...
Sydney GrundyThe Vicar of Bray is an 1882 comic opera byand Edward Solomon. The opera is based on the character described in the 1 ...
Mary Renault, in Funeral Games, translates the sobriquet into English: "One Eye.
Carloman II... rer, Charles's son, on the throne. In response, Louis the Stammerer's sons,and Louis III, ceded western Lotharingia to Louis. The border between the ...
Emma Goldman... ortrayed this in more positive terms. Thus we find Almeda Sperry writing toin 1918, about the "rhythmic spurt of your love juices". Anatomical knowle ...
Bertha von Suttner... of "A memory of Solferino". Dunant began an exchange of correspondence withand wrote numerous articles and writings. He was especially active in writ ...
Engelberga... joint emperor at Rome by Pope Leo IV, and soon afterwards, in 851, marriedand undertook the independent government of Italy. He marched into the sou ...
Evelyn ScottHappy to get away from the company of, in 1923 Merton returned to Douglaston to live with the Jenkins family an ...
Lord John Russell... he Corn Laws. His colleagues resisted this. Soon afterwards the Whig leaderdeclared in favour of repeal. On 4 December 1845 an announcement appeared ...
Clausewitz... on-trinitarian theory of warfare, which he juxtaposes to the famous work by, On Wa
Samuel Beckett... made their homes in continental Europe, particularly James Joyce, and later(who became a courier for the French Resistance). Eoin O'Duffy led a briga ...
AristotleAs a teenager, he was greatly troubled by the Metaphysics of, which he could not understand until he read al-Farabi's commentary on th ...
Mahmoud Abbas... ustody, turning the ceremony into a rare show of defiance against President
Armin T. Wegner... Genocide committed against the Armenians by the Turks. Among them there are, Hedvig Büll, Henry Morgenthau, Franz Werfel, Johannes Lepsius, James Bry ...
Oliver StoneIn the 2004film Alexander, Antigonus is played by Ian Beattie
Thomas More... Marches and clerk controller to Arthur, Prince of Wales, at Ludlow Castle., writing when she was still alive, but old, declared that even then an at ...
Sam Rayburn... was a close friend of one of Texas's rising political figures, Congressman. In 1930, Johnson campaigned for Texas State Senator Welly Hopkins in his ...
William Wordsworth... he mechanical, and a longing for a simpler, more pastoral times. Poets likeand William Blake believed that the technological changes that were taking ...
George Orwell... contemporary account of the Spanish Civil War which also takes this view is's book Homage to Catalonia
Bill Dally... he CSX700 (2008) has 192. Stream Processors is headed by computer architect. Their Storm-1 processor (2007) contains 80 SIMD cores controlled by a MI ...
Sammo HungFilms featuring cycle rickshaws and their drivers include Kickboxer and's 1989 martial arts film Pedicab Driver, which dealt with a group of pedi ...
Aleus... nt Greece, containing the Temple of Athena Alea. The temenos was founded by, Pausanias was informed. Votive bronzes at the site from the Geometric an ...
François TruffautThefilm Day for Night is about the making of a fictitious movie called Meet P ...
Valentinian IIIEmperorsent three envoys, the high civilian officers Gennadius Avienus and Triget ...
William Blake... nging for a simpler, more pastoral times. Poets like William Wordsworth andbelieved that the technological changes that were taking place as a part o ...
Emperor of China... become Emperor of Manchukuo but that he could not reign using the title of. Manchukuo was proclaimed a monarchy on 1 March 1934, with Puyi assuming ...
PetrarchIn the 14th century,and Giovanni Boccaccio led the literary scene in Florence after Dante's de ...
SpartaIn, Ares was viewed as a masculine soldier in which his resilience, physical ...
George R. R. MartinA character in's A Song of Ice and Fire series is forced to perform a penance walk model ...
Ralph NaderHe made a donation to's 2008 presidential campaign. On January 30, 2009, Kilmer was chosen to b ...
Philip J. Klass... bers, along with others such as Carl Sagan, Isaac Asimov, B.F. Skinner, andjoined Kurtz to form CSICOP
Molly Ivins... ublished in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram newspaper in August 1997, reporterwrote that Amway had "its own caucus in Congress...Five Republican House m ...
Emperor Ming... ry revolts. These rulers include Liu Shao, Emperor Xiaowu, Emperor Qianfei,, and Emperor Houfei. Emperor Ming was especially vicious, murdering a lar ...
Albert Einstein... cal new physical theories also began to emerge in this same period. In 1905, then a Bern patent clerk, argued that the speed of light was a constant ...
Ben Affleck... Melrose has become a popular place to shoot films. In the fall of 2009, themovie The Town captured many key scenes in a historic bank on Main Street ...
Franz Werfel... Turks. Among them there are Armin T. Wegner, Hedvig Büll, Henry Morgenthau,, Johannes Lepsius, James Bryce, Anatole France, Giacomo Gorrini, Benedict ...
Louis III... on, on the throne. In response, Louis the Stammerer's sons, Carloman II and, ceded western Lotharingia to Louis. The border between the two kingdoms ...
André Breton... of 14 he discovered surrealism and through that an interest in the works of
Cleopatra VII... fell in 63 BC, and the area was incorporated into the Roman Republic. Queenused Ashkelon as her place of refuge when her brother and sister exiled he ...
Prince FaisalHis last words to his two sons, the future king Saud and the next in line, who were already battling each other, were: 'You are brothers, unite!
Franklin D. Roosevelt... his era, de Haviland was also notable as a staunch liberal, campaigning forand Harry Truman. In 1946, determined to protect liberalism from infiltrat ...
Richard P. Gabriel... y and Peter Norvig's group at Berkeley. In the early 1990s, he was hired by's Lucid Inc. where he was eventually put to work on Lucid's Energize C++ ...
Franklin D. Roosevelt... spapermen and lobbyists. Johnson's friends soon included aides to President, as well as fellow Texans such as Vice President John Nance Garner. He be ...
Gustav Vasa... stemming from the early 16th century. All regents of Sweden, beginning with, have had their own motto during their respective periods of reign. The S ...
Harold Pinter... ipt to Karel Reisz's movie The French Lieutenant's Woman (1980), written by, is a film-within-a-film adaptation of John Fowles's book. In addition to ...
Giovanni BoccaccioIn the 14th century, Petrarch andled the literary scene in Florence after Dante's death in 1321. Petrarch w ...
Zhang ZuolinZhang Xueliang, known also as The Young Marshal, was the son of, warlord of Manchuria in northeast China. For sometime prior to the Kuomi ...
James III of Scotland... pledged them as security on the dowry of his daughter, who was betrothed to. Although attempts were made during the 17th and 18th centuries to redeem ...
Emperor Houfei... rulers include Liu Shao, Emperor Xiaowu, Emperor Qianfei, Emperor Ming, and. Emperor Ming was especially vicious, murdering a large number of his bro ...
Thomas JeffersonIn 1803 Presidentobtained from France the Louisiana Purchase for fifteen million dollars (e ...
Sam Hamm... ay based on his story, but he declined, so the studio enlisted screenwriter. Hamm took the liberty of re-writing Watchmens complicated ending into a ...
Julius Caesar... 49 BC. She organized an army on the site but did not need to use it due to's arrival in Alexandria. Ashkelon was later placed under the rule of Hero ...
Marsilio Ficino... tual heroes, St. Augustine of Hippo, and also by ideas held by his teacher,, who may have encouraged him to write it. Pico’s antagonism to astrology ...
Martin GardnerScience writer, and others, describe the topic of remote viewing as pseudoscience. Gardn ...
Sparta... going to war, the god had a formal temple and cult at only a few sites. At, however, youths each sacrificed a puppy to Enyalios before engaging in r ...
Uri Geller... ying, therapeutic touch, astrology, fire walking, voodoo, magical thinking,, alternative medicine, channeling, Carlos hoax, psychic hotlines and dete ...
George Antheil... ncluded the phonographic playback of a nightingale recording. Also in 1924,created a work titled Ballet Mécanique with instrumentation that included ...
George III... esponsible for Lady Sarah Lennox's embarrassing rejection by the young King, as well as her disastrous marriage to Sir Charles Bunbury soon afterward ...
George W. Bush... t Chen, leading to a public rebuke of Chen from the United States Presidentin December 2003. It is believed that this rebuke in part was intended to ...
Stephen SondheimThe Vicar of Bray is also referenced in the song Parlour Songs in themusical, Sweeney Todd, although the song has been removed from more recent ...
Marcel Duchamp... ility required in the production of the artistic object. In conceptual art,'s "Fountain" is among the first examples of pieces wherein the artist use ...
Shirley MacLaine... tized, Broadway-ized storyline. It was followed by a movie version starringas Charity, featuring Ricardo Montalban, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Chita Rivera ...
Alan Dershowitz... at Camp David came from the Palestinian side, none from the Israeli side.", an Israel advocate and a law professor at Harvard University, said that ...
Kevin Spacey... so close friends with actors Tony Curtis, Ernie Kovacs, Walter Matthau, and. He made two films with Curtis, three films with Kovacs (Operation Mad Ba ...
John Nance Garner... dent Franklin D. Roosevelt, as well as fellow Texans such as Vice President. He became a surrogate son to Sam Rayburn
Ernst Moritz Arndt... and the introduction of censorship laws. One victim was the author and poet, who, freshly appointed university professor in Bonn, was banned from tea ...
Alfred de MussetAt the age of 17, she met and was courted by, who had earlier been taken with her sister Maria Malibran. Some sources ...
Ronald Reagan... other Hollywood figures, including her own star-recruit to the reform camp,. Ironically, given her role in galvanizing Hollywood resistance to Soviet ...
Prosper of Aquitaine... ise that he would withdraw from Italy and negotiate peace with the Emperor.gives a short, reliable description of the historic meeting, but gives all ...
George Orwell... gh the song has been removed from more recent performances of that musical.wrote an essay called A Good Word for the Vicar of Bray
Tran Anh Hung... with romance and organized crime. Cyclo, a 1995 film by Vietnamese director, is centered on a cycle rickshaw driver. Tollywood films with cycle ricks ...
Robert A. HeinleinVarley is often compared to. In addition to a similarly descriptive writing style, similarities inclu ...
Mark Z. DanielewskiThe Whalestoe Letters (2000) by cult authoris an epistolary novella which more fully develops the literary correspond ...
Jared Diamond... n of wheat began to spread beyond the Fertile Crescent after about 8000 BC.traces the spread of cultivated emmer wheat starting in the Fertile Cresce ...
Maureen Dowd... Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has been mocked by commentator Keith Olbermann andfor incorrectly referring to the act as "Hoot Smalley," and for blaming pr ...
Shimon Peres... 994, Arafat received the Nobel Peace Prize, together with Yitzhak Rabin and, for the negotiations at Oslo. During this time, Hamas and other militant ...
Shah JahanIn 1622, Khurram (), younger brother of Khusrau Mirza, had murdered Khusrau in a conspiracy ...
Leonardo Boff... nt's most famous books, A Theology of Liberation. Other noted exponents areof Brazil, Jon Sobrino of El Salvador, and Juan Luis Segundo of Uruguay
George Washington... uccess of the Canadiens was underscored during the French and Indian War by's defeat at Great Meadows and Edward Braddock's embarrassment at the Mono ...
Gotthold Ephraim LessingThe term "dramaturgy" was created by the German dramatist. From 1767-1770 he wrote and published a series of criticisms entitled th ...
Anne Louise Germaine Necker... Suzanne before the end of the year. On 22 April 1766, they had a daughter,, who became a renowned author under the name of Madame de Staël
Septimius SeverusThe Roman Emperorwas a native of Lepcis Magna in North Africa, an originally Phoenician cit ...
Gervase of Canterbury... d Chronica, Ralph Diceto's works, William of Newburgh's Historia Rerum, and's works
Rudyard Kipling... an executive with the Soo Line Railroad because of his great admiration for. The ZIP code is 49780
Keith Olbermann... tates Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has been mocked by commentatorand Maureen Dowd for incorrectly referring to the act as "Hoot Smalley," a ...
Edgar of Scotland... odred Crovan was killed by Magnus Barelegs, King of Norway. Magnus and Kingagreed a treaty. The islands would be controlled by Norway, but mainland t ...
Chiang Ching-kuoAs a skilled technocrat, Lee soon caught the eye of Presidentas a strong candidate to serve as Vice President. Chiang sought to move mo ...
Guru Arjan Dev... in the fort of Agra. As punishment Khusrau Mirza was blinded, and the Sikh
Nelson Mandela... choice of a new flag was part of the negotiation process set in motion whenwas released from prison in 1990. When a nationwide public competition was ...
Richard DeVosHigh-ranking Amway leaders such asand Dexter Yager were owners and members of the board of Gospel Films, a p ...
Bill Polian... r assuming control from his father by firing Coach Lindy Infante and hiringto run the organization. Polian in turn hired Jim E. Mora to coach the tea ...
Michael Madsen... ane Sibbett, Amy Yasbeck, Michael Stoyanov, Tia Carrere, Beverley Mitchell,, Jon Gries, Kurt Fuller, Donald Gibb and former NWA World Heavyweight Cha ...
Pope Benedict XVI... ates, two Fields Medalists, twelve Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize winners,, Heinrich Heine, Friedrich Nietzsche and Joseph Schumpeter. In the years ...
Rudolph of Auxerre... ed by Guy III of Spoleto, who eventually made himself king in Italy, and by, who had been elected king in the south of Lotharingia, in Transjurane Bu ...
Seyyedeh Khatun... the last Buwayhid emir, was nominal ruler under the regency of his mother (). About thirty of Ibn Sina's shorter works are said to have been composed ...
MenanderJosephus records (Antiquities 8.5.3), followingthe historian, concerning King Hiram I of Tyre (c. 965–935  BCE )
Andy Warhol... atles, Mick Jagger, Jean Shrimpton, PJ Proby, Cecil Beaton, Rudolf Nureyev,and notorious East End gangsters the Kray twins (see photo)
Cadmus... unding myth of Thebes: Ares was the progenitor of the water-dragon slain by, for the dragon's teeth were sown into the ground as if a crop and sprung ...
Louis XVI... 9 April 1804) was a French statesman of Swiss birth and finance minister of, a post he held in the lead-up to the French Revolution in 1789
John McCabeLaurel said to: "Of all the questions we're asked, the most frequent is how did we come ...
Stephen Thomas Erlewine... nd the Eurythmics, fitting in more easily with urban contemporary formats"., senior editor for Allmusic, described specifically Culture Club as a new ...
Julius Caesar's... ssed that of the Aediles under the Republic, as could have been seen duringAedileship
Ronald Firbank... iters. They collaborated on a number of unpublished novels (often imitating), and had little success. The rejection of their great hope, The Last Day ...
Bette Davis... MacMurray talks about it with Edward G. Robinson in Double Indemnity (film);screams about it in All About Eve; Audrey Hepburn and Gary Cooper flirt a ...
Godred Crovan... Kings of Scotland and Strathclyde. In 1095, the King of Mann and the Isleswas killed by Magnus Barelegs, King of Norway. Magnus and King Edgar of Sc ...
SpartaAccording to Pausanias, local inhabitants of Therapne,, recognized Thero "feral, savage" as a nurse of Ares
Bob Fosse... is also strongly identified with her second husband, director–choreographer, remembered as the dancer–collaborator–muse for whom he choreographed muc ...
Hubert Howe Bancroft... itory, and Spain was worried about Russian advances southwards from Alaska., in his multi-volume History of California, only notes that, in connectio ...
Abbie HoffmanThe Universal Life Church was referenced byin his 1970 book Steal This Book, which encouraged readers to request an o ...
Malcolm X... following the murder of Scott La Rock, with the title and cover alluding to. KRS-One became involved with the Stop the Violence Movement at this time ...
Benedict Arnold... Boston, and who also served in the Invasion of Canada (1775) under Colonel. Samuel carried Benedict Arnold and Aaron Burr, his Princeton classmate, ...
Decius... Christian saints were Ephesians from Asia Minor, walled up by Roman Emperorin a cave for their faith in 250 CE. Found by masons in the year 479, the ...
Porfirio Díaz... mber 20, 1910 when Francisco I. Madero planned an uprising against dictator's 31-year-long iron rule. Article 74 of the Mexican labor law (Ley Federa ...
Emperor John VIIIIn 1428 Gemistos was consulted byon the issue of unifying the Greek and Latin churches, and advised that bo ...
Guy HamiltonHis cinema début came in 1957 in's Manuela, and he began a career of minor roles as sinister foreign agent ...
Ptolemy... 0s AD in the land of the Celtic Cornovii, according to ancient cartographer, as a fortress during the Roman expansion northward. It was named Deva ei ...
Charlemagne... ). A popular, but ultimately unconfirmed, attempt tries to relate Attila to
Grace CoddingtonAmerican Vogue's creative director, then a model herself said "It was the Sixties, it was a raving time, and ...
Nostradamus... aranormal and pseudoscientific. These include biographies of Uri Geller andas well as reference material on other major paranormal figures. He is cur ...
CycnusThere are accounts of a son of Ares,(Κύκνος) of Macedonia, who was so murderous that he tried to build a templ ...
Neil Ardley... a nearby lake. In 1978 he played guitar on album Harmony of the Spheres by
new king... sensitive diplomatic duties connected with the problematic behaviour of the, and as the 1936 abdication crisis looms, he gloomily predicts the coming ...
Ronnie Barker... with comedians, first writing a monologue for Tommy Cooper, and later with, who played Lord Slingsby-Craddock in the London production of Mr Whatnot ...
Vicente Fox... n the country would eventually lead to the end of the one party system whenwas elected president in 2000. PAN has since dominated most of the north o ...
D. James Kennedy... t in the United States. Moser states that DeVos was a supporter of the late, giving more than $5 million to Kennedy's Coral Ridge Ministries. DeVos w ...
Mubarak... o those that formed the backdrop to the overthrow of ben-Ali in Tunisia andin Egypt earlier in the year. "The remarkable spread of the 2011 Arab revo ...
Cassander... Antipater died in 319 BC, he gave the regentship to Polyperchon, excluding, his son. Antigonus and the other dynasts refused to recognize Polypercho ...
John Mitchel... Young Irelander Rebellion of 1848 and Nationalist journalist and politician. Alongside English convicts, they were used to build the Royal Naval Dock ...
Woodrow Wilson... s who were inspired by the Self-Determination of Nations (民族自決) proposed byafter World War I, and finally, during World War II, a period of kōminka ( ...
Charles II of England... ox, 2nd Duke of Richmond, a legitimate descendant of an illegitimate son of. In 1744, Lady Caroline eloped with Henry Fox, a politician who was eight ...
C. S. Forester... ictional Royal Navy officer who is the protagonist of a series of novels by. He was later the subject of films and television programs
Uri Geller... rks about the paranormal and pseudoscientific. These include biographies ofand Nostradamus as well as reference material on other major paranormal fi ...
Jehovah's Witnesses... ican rights. Most of the ACLU's cases came from the Communist party and the. In 1940, ACLU leadership was caught up in the Red Scare, and voted to ex ...
Iris Murdoch... kespeare in Love in 1998; for Chocolat in 2000; for the lead role of writerin Iris in 2001 (with Kate Winslet playing her as a younger woman); for Mr ...
ShakespeareIn his play Coriolanus,references the aediles. However, they are minor characters, and their chie ...
John Betjeman... rt or the blurbs before returning them to the library. A volume of poems by, for example, was returned to the library with a new dustjacket featuring ...
Silas Weir Mitchell... tly known as CRPS was originally described during the American Civil War by, who is sometimes also credited with inventing the name "causalgia." Howe ...
Henry VIIISincebroke with Rome, the Archbishops of Canterbury have been selected by the E ...
Pope John Paul II... documents have led some to question the Church's commitment to ecumenism .personally endorsed Dominus Iesus, and ratified and confirmed it "with sur ...
Declan McCullaghCnet Journalistcalled "series of tubes" an "entirely reasonable" metaphor for the Interne ...
D.H. Hill... tening Turner's Gap, and required assistance from the infantry of Maj. Gen.to defend the South Mountain passes in the Battle of South Mountain. His h ...
king... n London, where daily life is affected by the illness and then death of the. The couple are personally happy, having resolved many of the problems in ...
Madame Necker... ne Necker, who became a renowned author under the name of Madame de Staël .encouraged her husband to try to find himself a public position. He accord ...
Humphry Davy... of safety was provided by the safety lamp which was invented in 1816 by Sirand independently by George Stephenson. However, the lamps proved a false ...
Tennessee WilliamsThe Two-Character Play byhas a concurrent double plot with the convention of a play within a play. ...
Nelson Mandela... e 27 April elections, the nation's first fully inclusive elections, and for's 10 May inauguration. Although the flag had mixed reception, the interim ...
Stefan Raab... n 2003, there were the first official World Wok Championships, initiated by
Nicolae Densuşianu... essenia (Stephanus Byzantinus), Achilleios in Laconia (Pausanias, III.25,4)(Densuşianu 1913) even though he recognized Achilles in the name of Aquile ...
Terence Rattigan... to stir controversy over his plays. Orton chose the name as an allusion to's "Aunt Edna", Rattigan's archetypal playgoer
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle... Robert Bloch, H. G. Wells (The War of the Worlds), Robert Louis Stevenson,, Mark Twain and the creator of The Three Investigators, Robert Arthur
Chiang Ching-kuodied in January 1988 and Lee succeeded him as President. The "Palace Facti ...
James RandiIn 2005,offered her the James Randi Educational Foundation US$1 million prize to d ...
Mary... Parliament for both Amersham and Wycombe. Percy Bysshe Shelley and his wifelived for some time in Marlow, attracted to the town by their friend Thoma ...
Stella Tillyard... ox from 1744 to 1762, was the eldest of the Lennox Sisters, immortalised in's book Aristocrats, and the television series based on it
Heinrich Heine... dalists, twelve Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize winners, Pope Benedict XVI,, Friedrich Nietzsche and Joseph Schumpeter. In the years 2010 and 2011, t ...
Aristotle... ther important work to the Western theatre tradition work is the Poetics by(written around 335 BC). In this work Aristotle analyses tragedy. He consi ...
Edward VIII... due at least in part to the constitutional crisis of that year surroundingand his relationship with Wallis Simpson
Louis the German... ry outside Italy, aroused his discontent, and in 857 he allied himself withagainst his own brother Lothair, King of Lotharingia, and King Charles the ...
Jon Gries... Yasbeck, Michael Stoyanov, Tia Carrere, Beverley Mitchell, Michael Madsen,, Kurt Fuller, Donald Gibb and former NWA World Heavyweight Champion Terry ...
Somerled... m of Man and the Isles", but the Inner Hebrides came under the influence of, a Gaelic speaker, who was styled 'King of the Hebrides'. His kingdom was ...
Marianne Faithfull... for record album sleeve art for performers including The Rolling Stones and. One of Bailey's most famous works depicts the Rolling Stones. It feature ...
Alexander the Great... is, Lycia, a port on the Pamphylian Gulf. The city was visited in 333 BC by, who envisioned himself as the new Achilles and carried the Iliad with hi ...
Benito JuárezThis day commemorates President's birthday on March 21, 1806. Juárez is popularly regarded as an exemplar ...
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Rich Fields... mpanied by a series of announcers that included Johnny Olson, Rod Roddy and, as well as a cast of long-running models known collectively as "Barker's ...
William the Conqueror... towns in England to fall to the Normans in the Norman conquest of England.ordered the construction of a castle, to dominate the town and the nearby ...
George W. Bush... onal friends with several prominent Republicans, including former President
Lee Huan... headed by General Hau Pei-tsun, Premier Yu Kuo-hwa, and Education Minister, was deeply distrustful of Lee Teng-hui and sought to block his accession ...
Archie Manning... Volunteers quarterback Peyton Manning, the son of New Orleans Saints legend, with the first pick in the 1998 NFL Draft. After recording a 3–13 record ...
Benedict XVIJoseph Cardinal Ratzinger (now), who was prefect of the CDF at the time when the Instructions were issue ...
Yu Kuo-hwa... a group of conservative mainlanders headed by General Hau Pei-tsun, Premier, and Education Minister Lee Huan, was deeply distrustful of Lee Teng-hui ...
EllacHis sons(his appointed successor), Dengizich, and Ernakh fought over the division ...
President of the United States... August 27, 1908 – January 22, 1973), often referred to as LBJ, was the 36th(1963–1969), a position he assumed after his service as the 37th Vice Pres ...
Rod Roddy... arker was accompanied by a series of announcers that included Johnny Olson,and Rich Fields, as well as a cast of long-running models known collective ...
John R. Commons... hrough the UW-Extension system at this time. Later, UW economics professorsand Harold Groves helped Wisconsin create the first unemployment compensat ...
Julius Caesar... initiated the Julian calendar of that name, 46 BC was allotted 445 days by. Before then, the Romans added whole intercalary months in an unsystemati ...
Hesiod... s companions in war and also his children, borne by Aphrodite, according to. The sister and companion of the violent Ares is Eris, the goddess of dis ...
Johnny Olson... y took over. Barker was accompanied by a series of announcers that included, Rod Roddy and Rich Fields, as well as a cast of long-running models know ...
Tim Pat Coogan... cents of the people – are so reminiscent of rural Ireland that Irish authorhas described Newfoundland as "the most Irish place in the world outside o ...
Thucydides... ssion of rebellions, Athens exercised hegemony over the rest of the league.describes how Athens's control over the League grew
Queen Elizabeth II'sHe is the only president serving duringreign to have never met her
Martin O'Malley... of Columbia have joined the compact. The first was Maryland, when Governorsigned the bill into law on April 10, 2007. New Jersey joined on January 1 ...
President of the Republic... -creation of the Grito de Dolores by all executive office-holders (from thedown to municipal presidents) and lasts through the night
Herbert of Bosham... e-Maxence, Robert of Cricklade, Alan of Tewkesbury, Benet of St Albans, and. The other biographers, who remain anonymous, are generally given the pse ...
Krišjānis BaronsLatvian folk songs, named Dainas by, presumably could be the best sources due to the need to keep rhythm whil ...
John F. KennedyAfter Presidentwas assassinated in , his family and friends discussed how to construct a ...
Philip II... n during the 1550s, sheep husbandry was discouraged in certain provinces bydue to the harmful effects of fires used in transhumance. As early as the ...
Cassiodorus... e silken tent where Attila lay in state, singing in his dirge, according toand Jordanes: "Who can rate this as death, when none believes it calls for ...
Hau Pei-tsun... Faction" of the KMT, a group of conservative mainlanders headed by General, Premier Yu Kuo-hwa, and Education Minister Lee Huan, was deeply distrust ...
HerodotusThe historianrecorded (2.44)
Abraham LincolnFollowing President's assassination in April 1865, there were a variety of events of commemor ...
Bertolt BrechtIn's The Caucasian Chalk Circle, a play is staged as a parable to villagers ...
Yasser Arafat... tion (PLO) to the West Bank and Gaza and in the event of a victory promisedthat he would be given control of them. Hussein still saw the West Bank as ...
Charles the Bald... s the German against his own brother Lothair, King of Lotharingia, and King. But after Louis had secured the election of Pope Nicholas I in 858, he b ...
Josephus... mmortal, while in the other the honours paid are such as are due to a hero.records (Antiquities 8.5.3), following Menander the historian, concerning ...
Francisco I. Madero... commemorates the Mexican Revolution which started on November 20, 1910 whenplanned an uprising against dictator Porfirio Díaz's 31-year-long iron rul ...
Rhys ap Gruffydd... xpanded into Welsh territory in 1195, causing a concern that the Welsh lordwould strike back across the border. In 1196, Walter quickly suppressed a ...
McLean Stevenson... citing the lacklustre careers of former M*A*S*H regulars Larry Linville andafter their departures. Burghoff was nominated for six Emmy Awards for the ...
Berlioz... being readily used in an ordinary funeral service; the requiems of Gossec,, Verdi, and Dvořák are essentially dramatic concert oratorios. A counter- ...
ErnakhHis sons Ellac (his appointed successor), Dengizich, andfought over the division of his legacy, specifically which vassal kings wo ...
Dave Finkel.... supervising producer (unknown episodes).... supervising producer (unknown episodes) Pamela Fryman .... executiv ...
Edwin Anderson Alderman... th Governor of North Carolina, David Lowry Swain (president 1835–1868); and(1896–1900), who was also president of Tulane University and the Universit ...
Agatha Christie... in various Charlie Chan films. On 22 February 1945, "speaking from London,introduced the initial broadcast of the Poirot series via shortwave.
Millard Fillmore... he Massachusetts Militia, and the Continental Army. The mother of President, Phoebe Millard (Fillmore), was born in Northbridge. Ezra Taft Benson, Sr ...
Roman Emperor... es that these Christian saints were Ephesians from Asia Minor, walled up byDecius in a cave for their faith in 250 CE. Found by masons in the year 47 ...
Shade, the Changing Man... ths, Infinite Crisis, Green Arrow, Green Lantern, The Sandman, Lucifer, and. He was a recurring supporting character in both Swamp Thing and The Book ...
Trey CallawayIn 2004,produced a screenplay entitled "Quantum Leap: A Bold Leap Forward" for the ...
Rudolph... tried to swap Lotharingian allegiance to the West Franks, since their king,, was weak and would interfere less in aristocratic matters. In 939 Henry' ...
AshokaEmperorthe Great erected the capital to mark the spot where Gautama Buddha first ...
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Terence Rattigan... loane lost money in its three-week run, but critical praise from playwright, who invested £3,000 in it, ensured its survival. The play was transferre ...
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Stephen Holden... he English rock trio The Police (Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group)"., music critic for The New York Times, said in his article Rock: British C ...
Charles V... elders, took it from the dukes of Burgundy; in 1543, it fell to the emperor. As capital of the so-called "Kwartier van Veluwe" it joined the Union of ...
Mike Farrell... year to tape a special two-part farewell episode, "Goodbye Radar." Castmatetried to persuade Burghoff to stay on the show, citing the lacklustre care ...
Isaac Asimov... iterary banqueting club the Trap Door Spiders, which served as the basis of's fictional group of mystery solvers the
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Boy GeorgeIn the 1980s,said about the music style of his band Culture Club, "We play rock 'n' rol ...
Denzel Washington... united with director Tony Scott a third time for a supporting role oppositein the box-office hit Déjà Vu. The song "Val Kilmer" was named after him o ...
Harry Martinson... och rum) is a poem of science fiction written by the Swedish Nobel laureatein 1956. It was published on 13 October 1956. The title comes from ancient ...
Robert of Torigni... f the events of Becket's life in the chroniclers of the time. These include's work, Roger of Howden's Gesta Regis Henrici Secundi and Chronica, Ralph ...
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Akbar... kbar had to hastily return to Agra and restore order. There was a time whenthought of putting his eldest grandson Khusrau Mirza on the throne instead ...
Charlie KaufmanDirectoruses this concept often in his films. It can be seen most in the 2008 film ...
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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi... al power, namely, the Hindus, the Muslims and the Sikhs. During this periodstated that a resolution was adopted by the Congress to satisfy the Sikh c ...
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Jacques Delors... ommunity Council, Ruud Lubbers, and with the European Commission president,, pledging closer Japanese – European Community consultations on foreign r ...
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Anthony RomeroThe ACLU is led by an executive officer and a president (and Susan Herman, respectively, in 2011). The executive officer acts as ch ...
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Lester Lewis.... executive producer (unknown episodes).... co-executive producer (unknown episodes) Carla Myres .... associate ...
George Mitchell... joined fellow former Senate Majority Leaders Howard Baker, Tom Daschle, andto found the Bipartisan Policy Center, a non-profit think tank that works ...
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Bill Clinton... East by reducing "people's tension". In a letter to presidential candidate, Hagelin accepted Clinton's offer to debate "any serious candidate" and i ...
John F. Kennedy... unsuccessfully for the Democratic nomination in 1960, Johnson was asked byto be his running mate for the 1960 presidential election
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Lien Chan... received Ph.D.s in the United States. Prominent among the appointments wereas foreign minister, and Shirley Kuo as finance minister
Uri Geller... the focus of the organization's attention. TV celebrity and claimed psychic, for example, was until recently in open dispute with the organization, f ...
Howie Carr... ugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan,, and Michael Savage, as well as many local commentators, support Republic ...
Reagan... 1989, Dole was presented with the Presidential Citizens Medal by President. Then, on January 17, 1997, President Clinton awarded him the Presidentia ...
Sholem Aleichem... based on Tevye and his Daughters (or Tevye the Milkman and Other Tales) by. The story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attemp ...
Queen Latifah... ative Tongues groups—The Jungle Brothers, De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest,and Monie Love—along with fellow travellers like Leaders of the New School ...
Mullah Omar... ystematic and they all lead back to the [Taliban] Ministry of Defense or tohimself.
Mel Gibson... ch, New Hampshire. In the late summer and fall of 2008, various scenes from's film Edge of Darkness were shot on Church Street
John of Salisbury... traditional historiography has given them names. The known biographers are, Edward Grim, Benedict of Peterborough, William of Canterbury, William fi ...
Okwui Enwezor... 2002, Pettibon participated in Documenta XI in Kassel, Germany, curated by. He also had a solo exhibition, Raymond Pettibon Plots Laid Thick, organi ...
Jean Cocteau... uced at the Chatelet Theatre, Paris, on May 18, 1917, that was conceived by, with design by Pablo Picasso, choreography by Leonid Massine, and music ...
Leo Bruce... ater sketch sees him meeting a ship captain who is also played by Mitchell.parodied Hercule Poirot with the character Amer Picon in his book Case For ...
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Augustus... ereales, whose special duty was the care of the cereal (corn) supply. Underthe office lost much of its importance, its judicial functions and the car ...
Cole Porter... came when choreographer Michael Kidd cast her as the second female lead in's musical Can-Can (1953), starring French prima donna Lilo. Out-of-town r ...
Aldo Leopold... reputation as "America's Dairyland." Meanwhile, conservationists includinghelped reestablish the state's forests during the early 20th century, pavi ...
He Yingqin... along the Great Wall in 1933. Then in 1935, under the accord signed between, the commander of Kuomintang armies in Northern China, and Yoshijiro Umez ...
President of ArgentinaBetween 1943 and 1946, the de factowas Edelmiro Farrell, whose paternal ancestry was Irish
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Mary WilsonIn 1983, Ross reunited with former Supremesand Cindy Birdsong for the television special . The three performed their ...
Thomas Jefferson... members of the Danbury Baptist Association wrote a letter to then presidentexpressing their concern that as Baptists they may not be able to express ...
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Sun Tzu... on the list of required reading for United States Army officers, and (withand Clausewitz) the third non-American entry on the list. Van Creveld's Su ...
Charles Scott Sherrington... class honours) in 1925, and was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship to study underat Magdalen College, Oxford University, where he received his Doctor of Ph ...
Sholem Aleichem... based on Tevye and his Daughters (or Tevye the Milkman) and other tales bythat he wrote in Yiddish and published in 1894. The musical's title stems ...
Richard Barre... ices. Although the group, which included Simon of Pattishall, Ralph Foliot,, William de Warenne, Richard Herriard, and Osbert Fitz Hervey, had mostly ...
Alice CooperDuring's 1973–1974 tour, Randi performed as the dentist and executioner on stage ...
Pat Buchanan... and by the Perot wing of the Reform Party, which disputed the nomination of. Hagelin's running mate in the 2000 election was Nat Goldhaber
Madonna... istory of the United Kingdom charts, based upon a tally of her career hits.would eventually succeed Ross as the most successful female artist in the ...
Jawaharlal Nehru... hat a resolution was adopted by the Congress to satisfy the Sikh community.reiterated Gandhi's assurance to the Sikhs at the All India Congress Commi ...
Imelda Staunton... ench, as Miss Matty Jenkins, co-starred with Eileen Atkins, Michael Gambon,and Francesca Annis, in the BBC One five-part series Cranford. The series ...
Zhang ZuolinDuring the warlord period in China, the warlordestablished himself in Inner Manchuria with Japanese backing. Later, the J ...
Emperor... f the Greeks, titled On tactical arrays of the Greeks , is dedicated to theHadrian, though this is probably a mistake for Trajan, and the date 106 AD ...
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Brendan Sullivan... n October 2, 2008, denied the mistrial petition of Stevens's chief counsel,, due to allegations of withholding evidence by prosecutors. Thus, the lat ...
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Millard Fillmore... ain, the Residence of Ezra T. Benson 1830-1832, the birthplace of President's mother, Phoebe, and home to the Whitin Machine Works from 1831 to 196
LivyHannibal was a faithful worshiper of Melqart: the Roman historianrecords the legend that just before setting off on his march to Italy he m ...
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Darwyn Cooke... the creators involved are writers J. Michael Straczynski, Brian Azzarello,, and Len Wein, and artists Lee Bermejo, J. G. Jones, Adam Hughes, Andy Ku ...
Bill Clinton... nee in the presidential election of 1996, but he lost to incumbent Democrat. Dole is currently special counsel at the Washington, D.C. office of law ...
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Noël Coward... , making Alan Ayckbourn rich and earning him a congratulatory telegram from. This was not quite the end of Ayckbourn's hit-and-miss record, because h ...
Karen Berger... selected to start the character's first run in his own comic by then editorin 1988. Delano's run was characterised by his political satire, taking on ...
George W. Bush... s President, Saddam Hussein. The United States, under the administration of, argued that Saddam Hussein was a threat to global peace, a vicious tyran ...
Glenn Beck... adio hosts, including national figures such as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity,, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and Michael Sav ...
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Saddam Hussein... the United States began to campaign for the overthrow of Iraq's President,. The United States, under the administration of George W. Bush, argued th ...
Erik Lindegren... arl-Birger Blomdahl also called Aniara premiered in 1959 with a libretto bybased on Martinson's poem; it was also staged in Hamburg, Brussels and Dar ...
Neil PeartAll songs written by Alex Lifeson, Geddy Lee and, except where noted
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Juliet StevensonIn 1992 Bailey directed the BBC Drama "Who Dealt?" starring, story by Ring Lardner. In 1995 he directed and wrote the South Bank Film ...
Blake EdwardsHe also had a longtime working relationship with director, starring in My Sister Eileen (1955), Days of Wine and Roses (1962), The ...
Brian Boru... on the 23 April 1014, in which Vikings fought both for the Irish over-king's army and for the Viking-led army opposing him. Irish and Viking literat ...
David Hume... ho traced the idea back through the Principle of Laplace to the philosopher.) CSI members argue that none of the paranormal claims have met the stric ...
Neil Peart... mitted in the 2010 documentary film that he thought bandmates Alex Lifeson,and he were "pretty high" during the making of Caress of Steel
Shinichi Hoshi... (named after Tezuka's longtime friend, the Japanese science fiction writer) becomes their ally throughout the series. He is the only person who know ...
Cecil Adams... hs under the editorship of Kendrick Frazier, former editor of Science News.of The Straight Dope calls Skeptical Inquirer "one of the nation's leading ...
Gackt... tracks are sold on CD. Famous singers like Hikaru Utada, Ayumi Hamasaki andsometimes sing songs for games as well, and this is also seen as a way for ...
Marshall Faulk... to the playoffs until the 1995 season, with Jim Harbaugh at quarterback andat running back, clinching a wild card berth with a 9–7 record. They advan ...
John Ruskin... primarily concerned with ideas of truth and beauty. The aesthetic theorist, who championed what he saw as the naturalism of J. M. W. Turner, saw art ...
Gerald Ford... Dole represented Kansas in the United States Senate from 1969 to 1996, was's Vice Presidential running mate in the 1976 presidential election, and w ...
Adolf Hitler... once again used to hold prisoners of war. One such person was Rudolf Hess,'s deputy, albeit just for four days in 1941. He was the last state prison ...
Levon Ter-Petrossian... al between the authorities and opposition demonstrators led by ex-Presidentoccurred after the 2008 Armenian presidential election. The events resulte ...
Bill Scott... ted television series, where she worked with her Rocky & Bullwinkle co-starfor the final time until his death in 1985
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Herman J. Mankiewicz... ne, which was loosely based on parts of Hearst's life (Welles and co-writeradded bits and pieces from the lives of other rich men of the time, among ...
Sean Hannity... conservative radio hosts, including national figures such as Rush Limbaugh,, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and ...
Adolf Hitler... oviet Republic and the 1923 Beer Hall Putsch involving Erich Ludendorff andtook place in the same city. For most of the Weimar Republic, though, Bava ...
Jerry BockFiddler on the Roof is a musical with music by, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Joseph Stein, set in Tsarist Russ ...
Hugh LaurieIn the movie Spice World, Hercule Poirot () is about to blame a weapons-packing Emma Bunton, but after she flashes h ...
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Jim Courier... ollege. The event has featured such players as Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe,, Andre Agassi, Pete Sampras, Michael Chang, James Blake and Andy Roddick, ...
Jim Davidson... later Sally James, it also featured the young Lenny Henry and occasionallytogether with Bob Carolgees and his puppet, Spit the Dog. John Gorman, for ...
Scott Ritter... affaji, and Iraqi-American businessman to produce a film by ex-UN inspectordiscrediting the weapons searches
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Augustus... view that the 2003 invasion of Iraq was "the most foolish war since Emperorin 9 sent his legions into Germany and lost them", a reference to the Batt ...
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Varina Davis... bout the war, beginning with biographies of major southern figures, such as' of her husband Jefferson Davis. Later, women began adding more of their ...
George W. BushIn 2007, Presidentappointed Dole as a co-chair of the commission to investigate problems at ...
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Sun Quan... t the end of the 2nd century AD, paving the way for the Three Kingdoms era., the founder of the Kingdom of Wu, spent nearly twenty years subduing the ...
Michael Reagan... ch as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham,, Howie Carr, and Michael Savage, as well as many local commentators, supp ...
Griselda Pollock... ged, such as Michael Fried, T. J. Clark, Rosalind Krauss, Linda Nochlin andamong others. Though only originally intended as a way of understanding a ...
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Duke Ellington... azz musicians themselves are often reluctant to define the music they play.summed it up by saying, "It's all music." Some critics have even stated th ...
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Marcel DuchampAn early Dada-related work from 1916 byalso worked with noise, but in an almost silent way. His ready-made With H ...
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J. Michael Straczynski... under the "Before Watchmen" banner. Among the creators involved are writers, Brian Azzarello, Darwyn Cooke, and Len Wein, and artists Lee Bermejo, J. ...
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Neal Boortz... including national figures such as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck,, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and Michael Savage, as well ...
Joseph Stein... a musical with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by, set in Tsarist Russia in 1905. It is based on Tevye and his Daughters (o ...
Plutarch... asury from Delos to Athens, allegedly to keep it safe from Persia. However,indicates that many of Pericles' rivals viewed the transfer to Athens as u ...
President... II, was planted in conjunction with the university's celebration in 1993 byBill Clinton. Another university landmark is the Confederate monument, kno ...
Adolf Hitler... Beer Hall Putsch, also called the Munich Putsch, staged by the NSDAP underin Munich. In 1920, the German Workers' Party had become the National Soci ...
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Hugh MacDiarmid... been translated in English as Aniara, A Review of Man in Time and Space byand E. Harley Schubert in 1956. A new English translation was published in ...
Uri Geller... which occurred at a meeting where Randi was duplicating the performances of: A professor from the University at Buffalo shouted out that Randi was a ...
Henry II of England... the Catholic Church and the Anglican Communion. He engaged in conflict withover the rights and privileges of the Church and was murdered by followers ...
Barack Obama... ipartisan calls for his resignation. Both parties' presidential candidates,and John McCain, were quick to call for Stevens to stand down. Obama said ...
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Karen Berger... l in with a travelling community of environmental activists. Indeed, editornoted on Delano's departure the irony that his final issue was handed in t ...
Gamal Abdel NasserPresidentof Egypt died in September 1970 and was succeeded by Anwar Sadat. In 1971, ...
William Harrison Ainsworth... ic interest was partly fuelled by contemporary writers, of whom the work ofwas particularly influential. In he created a vivid image of underground t ...
Laura Ingraham... ional figures such as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz,, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and Michael Savage, as well as many local co ...
Noam Chomsky... severe criticism of B.F. Skinner's work in 1971 by the cognitive scientist
Charles Higham... ent a name, taking first Joan Burfield, and later Joan Fontaine. Biographerrecords that the sisters have always had an uneasy relationship, starting ...
Rush Limbaugh... pposed the Patriot Act. The ACLU has supported conservative figures such as, George Wallace, Henry Ford, and Oliver North; and it has supported liber ...
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Aristotle... aro in 1485. It was always Pico’s aim to reconcile the schools of Plato and, since he believed they both used different words to express the same con ...
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George Orwell... y those in enemy and occupied territories who often had to listen secretly.broadcast many news bulletins on the Eastern Service during World War II
Stephen Sondheim... where, in September 1995, she played Desiree Armfeldt in a major revival of's A Little Night Music, for which she won an Olivier Award
Gratian... t after suffering many hardships. Valens (of the Eastern Empire) then asked, the western emperor, for reinforcements to fight the Goths. Gratian sent ...
Frederick Jackson Turner... id-Atlantic region, including Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania.wrote in 1893 about the important role the Mid-Atlantic or "Middle region" ...
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Charles the Simple... y against the Vikings. Nevertheless, in 911 the Viking leader Rollon forcedto sign the Treaty of Saint-Clair-sur-Epte, under which Charles gave Rouen ...
Kermit the Frog... ppets, and the show included a prototype of Henson's most famous character:.Henson would remain at WRC for seven years from 1954 – 1961. "Among the f ...
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Kitty Pryde... mita, Jr., and Marc Silvestri. Additions to the X-Men during this time were/Shadowcat, Dazzler, Forge, Longshot, Psylocke, Rogue, Rachel Summers/Phoe ...
Phil McGrawIn March 2004, TV personality(aka Dr. Phil) pulled his “Shape Up” line of supplements off the market in ...
Rafael Caldera... on AD slates. A similar deal had been struck by COPEI in 1968 on behalf of, promising Miguel Angel Capriles a Senate seat and the right to designate ...
Michael Jackson... in Starr, Temptations David Ruffin, and Dennis Edwards. A then-prepubescenttook Brown's shouts and dancing into the pop mainstream as the lead singer ...
Arrian... the Prince de Ligne — were unanimous in thinking Aelian greatly inferior to, but Aelian exercised a great influence both on his immediate successors, ...
Aleister Crowley... ces, (notably from Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches and the writings of) it also included sections written in an antique (or mock-antique) style, ...
AeschylusThe Greek tragedianwrote a trilogy of plays about Achilles, given the title Achilleis by mode ...
Robert L. Forward... m. This concept, called a laser-pushed lightsail, was analyzed by physicistin 1989 as a method of Interstellar travel that would avoid extremely high ...
Jaime Lusinchi... ats to publishers in exchange for favourable coverage. In 1983, a deal with's presidential campaign resulted in four representatives of the Bloque De ...
Ada Louise Huxtable... crowds visited the new museum, and critics generally voiced their approval.wrote in The New York Times that Pei's building was "a palatial statement ...
Benjamin HoffThe Te of Piglet was written byfollowing the publication of The Tao of Pooh. Both books feature the origi ...
Oliver StoneAdditionally, Lemmon and Matthau had small parts in's 1991 film, JFK (the only film in which both appeared without sharing sc ...
Johnny Miller... er Jim McMahon. In golf, BYU alumni include two major championship winners:('69) at the 1973 U.S. Open and 1976 British Open and Mike Weir ('92) at t ...
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John McCain... won nine of these eleven states (for 222 electoral votes), with Republicantaking a combined 49 electoral votes from Texas and Georgia
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Orson Welles... ar cast, including Christopher Plummer as Oedipus, Lilli Palmer as Jocasta,as Tiresias, Richard Johnson as Creon, Roger Livesey as the Shepherd, and ...
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Thomas Stone... l of St. Thomas Jenifer was a signer of the United States Constitution; andwas one of four of the Maryland delegation who signed the Declaration of I ...
Louis XVIII... circumstances considerably. After Napoléon's defeat at Waterloo, a Bourbon,, the brother of Louis XVI, was restored to power. In 1814, Vigny enrolled ...
Agatha Christie... ience of the king." Hamlet calls this new play The Mouse-trap (a title thatlater took for the long-running play The Mousetrap). In the Hamlet-based f ...
Julia Keller. 2008. Mr Gatling's Terrible Marvel: The Gun That Changed Everything and ...
Jehovah's Witnesses... nfluence in her life." Around this time Jackson was disfellowshipped by the. Defying her father, Jackson made a stormy exit from the family's Encino ...
Hyder Ali... sore for 300,000 rupees. After the death of Krishnaraja Wodeyar II in 1759,, Commander-in-Chief of the Mysore Army, proclaimed himself the de facto r ...
Liu Zixun... ce, to commit suicide. However, his claim to the throne was not accepted by, one of his nephews, who then rose against him
Dowager Empress Maria... Golden Globe and earning a Emmy Award nomination for her performance as thein the 1986 miniseries
Valens... man Empire. Hoping that they would become farmers and soldiers, the emperorallowed them to establish themselves in the Empire as allies (foederati). ...
Neil Gaiman... re's Swamp Thing, The Floronic Man is detained there, and in The Sandman by, Doctor Destiny escapes the asylum to wreak havoc on both the real and dr ...
George McGovern... e Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs Dole joined liberal Senatorto lower eligibility requirements for federal food stamps, a liberal goal ...
Rousseau... mother, twenty years younger, was a strong-willed woman who was inspired byand took responsibility herself for Vigny's early education
Alexander the Great... Macedonian, drill and tactics as practiced by the Hellenistic successors of. The author claims to have consulted all the best authorities, the most i ...
Belus on the Euphrates... climactic burst of syncretism, Dionysus identifies the Tyrian Heracles with, Ammon in Libya, Apis by the Nile, Arabian Cronus, Assyrian Zeus, Serapis ...
Paul Robeson... ts leadership ranks, when it defended Neo-Nazis, when it declined to defend, or when it opposed the passage of the National Labor Relations Act. Conv ...
BBC Radio 2Paying tribute to Martyn,'s folk presenter Mike Harding said
Plutarch... ed near Athens, once Aegina was under Athenian's power. The Greek historian(46 AD–120 AD) also refers to an instance during the Parthenon's construct ...
Mike HardingPaying tribute to Martyn, BBC Radio 2's folk presentersaid
Gerald Ford... Dole ran unsuccessfully for Vice President on a ticket headed by President. Incumbent Vice President Nelson Rockefeller had withdrawn from considera ...
Elaine Paige... of Cats, but was forced to pull out due to a torn Achilles tendon, leavingto play the role. She has acted with the National Theatre in London where, ...
Marcos Pérez Jiménez... as the ninth country in the world to have television, introduced in 1952 by. By 1963 a quarter of Venezuelan households had television; a figure risi ...
Robert Caro... the people whose names appeared on the ballots being dead on election day.argued in his 1989 book that Johnson had stolen the election in Jim Wells ...
Louis XVI... After Napoléon's defeat at Waterloo, a Bourbon, Louis XVIII, the brother of, was restored to power. In 1814, Vigny enrolled in one of the privileged ...
Christian IV of Denmark... ercial relations with their former homes. Some migrated as far as Scotland.invited some New Christian families to settle at Glückstadt about 1626, gr ...
Plato... molao Barbaro in 1485. It was always Pico’s aim to reconcile the schools ofand Aristotle, since he believed they both used different words to express ...
Sir Thomas Malory's... Regum Britanniae ("History of the Kings of Britain"), written in the 1130s.Le Morte d'Arthur ("The Death of Arthur"), written in 1485, was important ...
Mary Pickford... work for Lubin Studios, advising her fellow young Canadian, the 18-year-old, to take her place as IMP's star
Xie Lingyun... World (Shishuo xinyu). The "Three Giants of Yuanjia," Bao Zhao 鮑照 (d.466),謝霊運 (385–433), and Yan Yanzhi 顏延之 (384–456) are perhaps the most famous po ...
Trina Robbins... zi, Linda Medley, Lorenzo Mattotti, Zander Cannon, Dave McKean, Jeff Smith,& Steve Leialoha, Gary Gianni, Janine Johnston, Stan Sakai, Michael Kaluta ...
Abbas I of Persia... Howdahs well decorated in gold and silver, in order to negotiate peace withafter a brief conflict in the region around Kandahar. Khan Alam soon retur ...
Integer BASIC... an audio cassette interface for loading programs and storing data, and theprogramming language built into the ROMs. The video controller displayed 4 ...
HerodotusBy the time of(c. 475 BCE), the Royal Road of the Persian Empire ran some 2,857 km from ...
Barry Goldwater... ublican county. It was one of only three counties in the state to be won byin 1964. Along with Lincoln County it is the only county in Washington tha ...
François Truffaut... or the set design in his own productions. In his book-length interview with, Hitchcock/Truffaut (Simon and Schuster, 1967), Hitchcock also said he wa ...
Tina TurnerIn 1996, White recorded the duet "In Your Wildest Dreams" with. 1996 also saw the release of Space Jam and its soundtrack, on which Whit ...
Liu RuyiQi was born in Dingtao, Shandong. She bore Emperor Gaozu a son, who was later instated as Prince of Zhao. Gaozu felt that the crown prin ...
Aleister Crowley... and Valiente, but containing sections adopted from various sources, such as, Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches, and even Rudyard Kipling, went on ...
Rudolf SteinerAnthroposophy, a philosophy founded by, postulates the existence of an objective, intellectually comprehensible ...
Larry Semon... assisted star comics Billy West, a Charlie Chaplin imitator, Jimmy Aubrey,and Charley Chase. In total, Hardy starred or co-starred in more than 250 ...
Aristotle... e best of the medieval and Islamic commentators (see Averroes, Avicenna) onin a famous long letter to Ermolao Barbaro in 1485. It was always Pico’s a ...
Samuel Pepys... d by the halfpenny later the same year. The figure of Britannia was said byto have been modelled on Frances Teresa Stuart, the future Duchess of Rich ...
Chiang Ching-kuoChiang Kai-shek was succeeded by his son. When the younger Chiang came to power he began to liberalize the system. ...
James Boswell... f letters, who likely had Tourette syndrome as evidenced by the writings of. Johnson wrote in 1747, and was a prolific writer, poet, and critic
Hadrian... eeks, titled On tactical arrays of the Greeks , is dedicated to the Emperor, though this is probably a mistake for Trajan, and the date 106 AD has be ...
Methodius of Olympus... beheaded with six other Christians in Rome for his beliefs. Hippolytus andalso mention or quote him. Eusebius of Caesarea deals with him at some len ...
Bo Yang... nder of the Han Dynasty. Her personal name is unknown, but Taiwanese writer's book Zhongguo Diwang Huanghou Qinwang Gongzhu Shixi Lu (中國帝王皇后親王公主世系錄) ...
Olivia Floyd... ccount of the Blue Dog legend dates back to 1897. His house's former owner,, told the Port Tobacco Times that she had seen the ghost of the Blue Dog
Rudyard Kipling... the book was based upon the poem "A Tree Song" from Puck of Pook's Hill by, which she had enjoyed as a child. The chant in question stated that
Hadrian... eld first appeared on Roman bronze coins of the 1st century AD struck under, Britannia's first appearance on British coinage was on the farthing in 1 ...
Jawaharlal Nehru... a the Hun's military prowess, according to the Glimpses of World History by
Barry Goldwater... g defeated Democrats that year was McFarland, who lost to then-little-known, Johnson's future presidential opponent
JFK... adversary Papa Midnite, a Vodun shaman. He is accompanied by the spirit of, who has to hold his brain in place from his infamous wound. He eventuall ...
Daniel arap MoiKenyatta was succeeded by, who ruled until 2002. Moi attempted to transform the de-facto single-par ...
Philip II... and satrap under Alexander the Great. During his early life he served under, and he was a major figure in the Wars of the Diadochi after Alexander's ...
Elizabeth I of England... esuits, explored the Chesapeake Bay during the 16th century. In 1583, Queengranted Walter Raleigh a charter to plant a colony north of Spanish Florid ...
Luke Ford... t women a year—1.8 women a day—for the next 21 years. Pornography historiancalculated the number of Holmes' sexual partners over the course of his li ...
Moses... rgin birth, the miracles of Jesus Christ, and the parting of the Red Sea by, are not believable. For example, Randi refers to the Virgin Mary as bein ...
Amatus of Monte Cassino... this date exists in the Chronica monasterii Cassinensis by Leo of Ostia andgives us our best source on the early Normans in the south
Benjamin DisraeliIn a letter to Queen Victoria, Prime Ministerproposed "to clear Central Asia of Muscovites and drive them into the Casp ...
Harvey Kurtzman... ly after its transformation from comic book format to magazine. When editorleft in a dispute, Jaffee went with Kurtzman. Jaffee contributed to Kurtzm ...
Lee Teng-hui... Martial law was lifted one year later by Chiang Ching-kuo. Chiang selected, a Taiwanese born technocrat to be his Vice President. The move followed ...
Chris Rock... the release of Space Jam and its soundtrack, on which White had a duet with, called "Basketball Jones," a remake of Cheech & Chong's "Basketball Jone ...
Fritz Lang... uffaut (Simon and Schuster, 1967), Hitchcock also said he was influenced by's film Destiny (1921)
Dan SlottLiving Hell was written by, penciled by Ryan Sook with inks by Sook, Wade Von Grawbadger and Jim Roy ...
Paul von Hindenburg... lternatives to this policy during the Great Depression is an open question.became Reichspräsident in 1925
Antoninus Pius# The First Apology addressed to, his sons, and the Roman Senat
Said Aburish... and other Palestinian militias, within the occupied West Bank. According to, the government of Jordan and a number of Fatah commandos informed Arafat ...
Porfirio DíazDuring the regime offrom the 1800s to the 1900s, major economic changes occurred. These change ...
Rudyard Kipling... s, such as Aleister Crowley, Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches, and even, went on to become the traditional text for Gardnerian Wicca
Harihara I... erritories of the Hoysala empire were merged with the areas administered byin the Tungabhadra region. This new Hindu kingdom resisted the northern in ...
Rowan WilliamsThe current archbishop is the Most Reverend. He is the 104th in a line which goes back more than 1400 years to St Aug ...
Walter Raleigh... Bay during the 16th century. In 1583, Queen Elizabeth I of England granteda charter to plant a colony north of Spanish Florida. In 1584, Raleigh sen ...
Aristotle... egan by asking Avicenna eighteen questions, ten of which were criticisms of's On the Heavens
Katherine Jackson... der Gordon's management, Jackson's public image became increasingly sexier.recalled her shock seeing La Toya dance in a suggestive manner in 1988 for ...
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Franklin D. Roosevelt... idate in last 48 years. The last Democratic candidate to win the county wasin 1936. The Republican candidate has won by more than 13% in every Presid ...
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Sebastianus... ft Antioch for Constantinople, and arrived on the 30th of May. He appointed, newly arrived from Italy, to reorganize the Roman armies already in Thra ...
Frederick William IV... hein University was thus nameless until 1840, when the new King of Prussia,gave it the official name Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität
Trajan... is dedicated to the Emperor Hadrian, though this is probably a mistake for, and the date 106 AD has been assigned to it. It is a handbook of Greek, ...
Smith Hempstone... were no longer tolerated. Moi came under pressure, notably by US ambassador, to restore a multi-party system, which he did by 1991
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Empress Lü Zhi... Liu Ying with Liu Ruyi, as his desire was objected to by Liu Ying's mother. Because of this, Lü Zhi hated Qi deeply. Nevertheless Gaozu ordered Liu ...
James McGee... out the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. He also plays a significant role in's thriller Crow's War. Another is Fire by Sebastian Junger. Junger was on ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... help pass measures favored by the Democrats. Johnson, Rayburn and Presidentworked smoothly together in passing Eisenhower's domestic and foreign agen ...
Boy George... o were part of the 1980s New Romantic movement. The original band comprised(lead vocals), Mikey Craig (bass guitar), Roy Hay (guitar and keyboards) a ...
Moira Anderson... d by a large number of showbusiness personalities and, at Wisdom's request,sang "Who Can I Turn To," which was specially arranged for the occasion by ...
Lilli Palmer... ces and boasted an all-star cast, including Christopher Plummer as Oedipus,as Jocasta, Orson Welles as Tiresias, Richard Johnson as Creon, Roger Live ...
Pliny the Elder... via comes from the Latin for "sea mew", as used by ancient Roman naturalist
John Adams... hington. Its name is in honor of the second President of the United States,. As of 2010, the population is 18,728. The county seat is at Ritzville, a ...
Richard I of England... strategic importance to the Christians, but the leader of the Crusade, King, constructed a citadel upon the ruins. Ashkelon subsequently remained par ...
Kenneth Branagh... staging of Much Ado About Nothing, set in the Napoleonic era, which starredand Samantha Bond as Benedick and Beatrice
Emperor Gaozu... h day of the eighth lunar month every year, Qi would play a weiqi game within the bamboo forest on the north side of the palace. The winner would mak ...
Alexander the Great... Epirus claimed to be descended from Achilles through his son, Neoptolemus., son of the Epirote princess Olympias, could therefore also claim this de ...
Marcel Duchamp... ers and values of art; it is term associated with Dadaism and attributed tojust before World War I, when he was making art from found objects. One of ...
Frederick William III... ersity professor in Bonn, was banned from teaching. Only after the death ofin 1840 was he reinstated in his professorship. Another consequence of the ...
Roald Dahl... with whom tourist attractions have been established: for example the authorwho included many local features and characters in his works
Eugène de Beauharnais... for this accession of dignity was the marriage of his daughter Augusta with. On March 15, 1806 he ceded the Duchy of Berg to Napoleon
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Liu Ying... who was later instated as Prince of Zhao. Gaozu felt that the crown prince(his eldest son) was an unsuitable heir to his throne. He tried several ti ...
Tacitus... hem, had their heads shaved at Paul's expense. Among the ancient Chatti, asrelates (Germania, 31), young men allowed their hair and beards to grow, a ...
Sakthan Thampuran... is a major financial and commercial hub of Kerala. Historians say that Kinghad invited several Syrian Christian families and Brahmins to settle in Th ...
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Ronald ReaganDole ran for the 1980 Republican Presidential nomination, eventually won by. Despite Dole's fame from the '76 campaign, he was viewed as a lower tier ...
Thomas Aquinas... and Albertus Magnus, while his metaphysics had an impact on the thought of
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W. C. Handy... e Debussy and Igor Stravinsky. Blues music was published and popularized by, whose "Memphis Blues" of 1912 and "St. Louis Blues" of 1914 both became ...
Samuel Johnson... e of a person who may have used obsessive–compulsive traits to advantage is, the 18th-century English man of letters, who likely had Tourette syndrom ...
F. Scott Fitzgerald... ated from the former dumping ground characterized as "a valley of ashes" in's The Great Gatsby. The site, known at the time as the Corona Ash Dumps, ...
Philip K. Dick... the University of California, San Diego. His doctoral thesis, The Novels of, was published in 1984
Richard NixonAfter US Presidentmade his famous 1972 visit to China, a wave of exchanges took place betwee ...
AsopusHe was son of Zeus and Aegina, a daughter of the river-god. He was born on the island of Oenone or Oenopia, to which Aegina had been ...
Stan Sakai... , Jeff Smith, Trina Robbins & Steve Leialoha, Gary Gianni, Janine Johnston,, Michael Kaluta, Moebius, Rebecca Guay, Geoff Darrow, Brian Froud and Cha ...
William Shakespeare... n of Hamlet (the so-called Ur-Hamlet), with a play-within-a-play interlude.used this device in many of his plays, including A Midsummer Night's Dream ...
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Jomo Kenyatta... te by the Kenya African National Union (KANU), a Kikuyu-Luo alliance led byduring 1963 to 1978
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Pat Robertson... . Bush in the Iowa caucus—Bush finished third, behind television evangelist. However, Bush recovered in time to defeat Dole in the New Hampshire prim ...
Tertullian... ple. Irenaeus quotes Justin twice, and shows his influence in other places., in his Adversus Valentinianos, calls Justin a philosopher and martyr, an ...
Dave McKean... n Serious Earth is a graphic novel written by Grant Morrison and painted by. It was published by DC Comics in 1989. It made reference to the treatmen ...
Ahmad Shukeiri... declared by Nasser to be the "leader of the Palestinians." In December 1967resigned his post as PLO Chairman. Yahya Hammuda took his place and invite ...
William BlakeSome of the most notable illustrators of Paradise Lost included, Gustave Doré and Henry Fuseli (1799); however, the epic's illustrators a ...
Julian Sanchez... his own works on Usenet and elsewhere. After investigative work by blogger, Lott admitted to use of the Rosh persona. Sanchez also pointed out that ...
Bashōvisited and wrote about Iwate in the journey described in Oku no Hosomichi ...
Francis La Flesche... ced back to the late 19th century, when researchers like Alice Fletcher andstudied the music of the Omaha peoples, working for the Bureau of American ...
Sister Bliss... Martyn appeared on the track Deliver Me by Faithless keyboard player and DJ
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Pevsner... uding most of the black-and-white buildings, is Victorian, a result of whattermed the "black-and-white revival"
Kenneth WilliamsCodron had manoeuvred Orton into meeting his colleaguein August 1964. Orton reworked Loot with Williams in mind for Truscott. Hi ...
George Washington... bout historic figures, such as those surrounding Pocahontas and John Smith,'s childhood, or the plantation elite in the slave society of the antebell ...
Ahab... in the Tanach, whose worship was prominently introduced into Israel by Kingand largely eradicated by King Jehu. In 1 Kings 18.27 it is possible there ...
Hubert Humphrey... ennedy" coalition he had formed with Adlai Stevenson, Stuart Symington, and, Johnson received 409 votes on the only ballot at the Democratic conventi ...
Emperor GaozuQi was born in Dingtao, Shandong. She borea son Liu Ruyi, who was later instated as Prince of Zhao. Gaozu felt that ...
Veera Ballala III... influence spread over Pandya kingdom also. Toward the end of 13th century,recaptured territory in the Tamil country which had been lost to the Pandy ...
Calvin Coolidge... the name changed to its current name, The World Almanac and Book of Facts.'s father read from The World Almanac when he swore his son into office. S ...
Neil GaimanBlack Orchid, written byand illustrated by Dave McKean, also featured Arkham Asylum. The award-win ...
Titus... mpanions in July 67. The Romans (commanded by Flavius Vespasian and his son, both subsequently Roman emperors) asked the group to surrender, but they ...
Henry II of France... together. King Henry III of France confirmed the privileges granted them by, and protected them against such slanders and accusations as those which ...
Ulysses S. Grant... es, including three votes cast for the deceased Greeley. However, President, the Republican incumbent, had already won an absolute majority of electo ...
Charley Rogers... them together officially as a team and paid their wages for over 20 years.worked closely with the three men for many years and said "It could not ha ...
Aristotle... n, and through Galen the doctrine of Hippocrates, modified by the system of. But the Canon of Ibn Sīnā is distinguished from the Al-Hawi (Continence) ...
Harvey Kurtzman... ew York City in the late 1930s, along with future Mad personnel Will Elder,, John Severin and Al Feldstein
Neil GaimanThe Corinthian is a fictional character in's comic book series The Sandman. He can first be seen in The Sandman #10 ...
John F. Kennedy... he swore his son into office. Since then, photos have shown that Presidentsand Bill Clinton have also used The World Almanac as a resource
Philip II of Macedon... valuable prize, the city was repeatedly sacked: by the Triballi in 376 BC,in 350 BC; later by Lysimachos of Thrace, the Seleucids, the Ptolemies, an ...
Dave McKeanBlack Orchid, written by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by, also featured Arkham Asylum. The award-winning graphic novel introduced ...
James WhaleRich, shadowy photography echoed's expressionistic Frankenstein films, emphasizing the family's ghoulishne ...
Adolfo de la Huerta... 920 to the early 1930s, four Sonorans came to occupy the Mexican presidency, Obregón, Calles and Rodríguez
William Blake... in the [Romantic interpretive] tradition of Blake and Shelley." As the poetfamously wrote, "The reason Milton wrote in fetters when he wrote of Angel ...
U. R. Ananthamurthy... arnataka announced that it had accepted a proposal by Jnanpith Award winnerto rename Bangalore to Bengaluru. On 27 September 2006, the Bruhat Bengalu ...
Genghis Khan... at Bamian and the rock-cut topes of Haibak. The district was devastated by, and has never since fully recovered its prosperity. For about a century ...
Louis XIII of FranceUnderthe conversos of Bayonne were assigned to the suburb of St. Esprit. At St. ...
Nicholas Murray Butler... ously. The 8 electoral votes that Sherman would have received were cast for
Tip O'Neill... only ballot at the Democratic convention, which nominated John F. Kennedy., then a representative from Kennedy's home state of Massachusetts, recall ...
Bill Cullen... first called The New Price Is Right to distinguish itself from the earlierversion (1956–1965), but it proved so popular in its own right that, in Ju ...
Warren A. Taylor... e temper, which was focused particularly on a criminal defense lawyer namedwho would later go on to become the Alaska Legislature's first Speaker of ...
Franklin D. Roosevelt... by Kakadu National Park to encourage biodiversity. In 1937, U.S. Presidentinitiated a nationwide fire prevention campaign, highlighting the role of ...
Jehu... minently introduced into Israel by King Ahab and largely eradicated by King. In 1 Kings 18.27 it is possible there is a mocking reference to legendar ...
SuetoniusThe Roman historiansand Cassius Dio record that in 23 BC, Augustus prepared a rationarium (acc ...
Arthur of Brittany... 's choice was John, but Walter initially leaned towards John's young nephew. When Marshall was insistent on John, who was an adult, the author of the ...
Heliodorus of EmesaThe Hellenistic novelistin his Aethiopica refers to the dancing of Tyrian sailors in honor of the ...
Nathan Bailey... is from the Greek, virtually , from "human", and "wisdom". It is listed by(1742) as meaning "the knowledge of the nature of man" (OED). Authors whos ...
Bob Fosse... husbands, tabloid reporter James Henaghan (married 1942, divorced 1947) and(married 1960, his death 1987). She and Henaghan had one son, Jim Henaghan ...
François Truffaut... e MacGuffin is a stolen set of design plans. Hitchcock told French director
Bill Clinton... o office. Since then, photos have shown that Presidents John F. Kennedy andhave also used The World Almanac as a resource
Pat Buchanan... s and more moderate Senator Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania. However populistupset Dole in the early New Hampshire primary, with Dole finishing second ...
Chaim Herzog... enty helicopters, inflicting heavy casualties. Israeli Major General (res.)placed Egyptian helicopter losses at fourteen. Still, other sources claim ...
Hamid Karzai... llowing year, he was named "National Hero" by the order of Afghan President. The date of his death, September 9, is observed as a national holiday kn ...
Paul Jenkins... by From Hell artist Eddie Campbell, the series' direction was taken over byin 1995. He had been former editor of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and oth ...
Democritus... causing stupidity, but the city counted among its citizens the philosophers, Protagoras and Anaxarchus, and historian and philosopher Hecataeus of Ab ...
Arthur ConollyThe term "The Great Game" is usually attributed to(1807–1842), an intelligence officer of the British East India Company's S ...
Uri Geller... e international spotlight in 1972 when he publicly challenged the claims of. Randi accused Geller of being nothing more than a charlatan and a fraud ...
Charley Chase... omics Billy West, a Charlie Chaplin imitator, Jimmy Aubrey, Larry Semon and. In total, Hardy starred or co-starred in more than 250 silent shorts, ab ...
Louis the Pious... intered in Scandinavia. Several coastal areas were lost during the reign of(814–840). But the Vikings took advantage of the quarrels in the royal fam ...
Nero... Prior to this, in his early twenties, he traveled to negotiate with Emperorfor the release of several Jewish priests. Upon his return to Jerusalem, h ...
John McCainIn the 2008 electionsreceived 66.32% of the county's vote. Meanwhile Republican nominee for gov ...
Samuel JohnsonThe writer and criticwrote that Paradise Lost shows off "[Milton's] peculiar power to astonish" ...
Anton ChekhovIn's The Seagull there are specific allusions to Hamlet: in the first act a ...
Herodotus... ncluding the poet Anacreon) migrated to Abdera to escape the Persian yoke (i.168). The chief coin type, a griffon, is identical with that of Teos; th ...
Bill Brock... a senator, he did not hire a full time campaign manager, former TN Senator, until the fall of 1987, well after Bush's team had been in place. Despit ...
Luther... ts in their controversy with the orthodox, and defending mixed marriages ofans and Calvinists; he also published a volume on natural law which emphas ...
Aristotle... Plato, as did his teacher, Marsilio Ficino, but retained a deep respect for. Although he was a product of the studia humanitatis, Pico was constituti ...
Larry SabatoIn his book A More Perfect Constitution, Professorelaborated on this advantage of the Electoral College, arguing to "mend it ...
Vira Narasimha II... an politics that began a period of Hoysala hegemony in the southern Deccan.'s son Vira Someshwara earned the honorific "uncle" (Mamadi) from the Pand ...
Linford ChristieThe 100 m Olympic Gold and Silver medallist,of Great Britain famously had frequent false starts that were marginally b ...
William J. MannIn's novel The Biograph Girl (2000), Mann asks the question, "What if Floren ...
Augustine... spiritual roots and traditions. He suggested Merton read The Confessions ofand The Imitation of Christ. Although Merton was surprised to hear the mon ...
Galen... t from that of his predecessor Rhazes, because he presented the doctrine of, and through Galen the doctrine of Hippocrates, modified by the system of ...
Gamal Abdel Nasser... d the Anglo-French military attempt to topple the Egyptian dictator Colonel, and tried to prevent the US government from criticising the Israeli inva ...
Henry III of France... pt the Sabbath and feast-days as best they could, and prayed together. Kingconfirmed the privileges granted them by Henry II of France, and protected ...
Valerie D'Orazio... h inks by Sook, Wade Von Grawbadger and Jim Royal. The series was edited by. Eric Powell created the painted cover art which appeared on both the ori ...
Achilles... ge of the god, and never polled them afresh until the vow was fulfilled. Soconsecrated his hair to the river Spercheus and vowed not to cut it until ...
Abraham Lincoln... ilkes Booth made his escape through Charles County after shooting President. He was on his way to Virginia
Joseph PulitzerPublication was suspended in 1876, but in 1886 famed newspaper publisher, who had purchased The New York World and quickly transformed it into one ...
PindarA legend preserved inrelates that Apollo and Poseidon took Aeacus as their assistant in buildin ...
Pauline Kael... tics to be one of his best performances. One critic dubbed it a masterpiece;wrote that he "may be the most natural and least self-conscious screen ac ...
Plutarco Elías Calles... regón’s and his allies’ (primarily Abelardo L. Rodríguez, Benjamín Hill and) resistance to Carranza. This movement soon came to dominate the politica ...
Tony HawksIn his book and TV series One Hit Wonderland,united with Wisdom and, along with Sir Tim Rice, released a single, "Big I ...
Xiang Yu... fall of the Qin Dynasty, however, civil war broke out between two warlords,and Liu Bang; the Minyue king Wuzhu sent his troops to fight side-by-side ...
Rob Shearman... r playwrights, in order to concentrate on his own plays, the last one being's Knights in Plastic Armour in 1999; the exception being in 2002 when he ...
Vira Someshwara... period of Hoysala hegemony in the southern Deccan. Vira Narasimha II's sonearned the honorific "uncle" (Mamadi) from the Pandyas and Cholas. The Hoy ...
Chris Claremont... series was illustrated by Cockrum, and later by John Byrne, and written by. Claremont became the series' longest-running contributor. The run met wi ...
Rudyard Kipling... avalry. It was introduced into mainstream consciousness by British novelistin his novel Kim (1901)
Ayumi Hamasaki... the highest-selling album in Japan with over 7 million copies sold, whereasbecame Japan's top selling female and solo artist, and Morning Musume rema ...
Marie François Sadi Carnot... September 187316 August 1894) was an Italian anarchist and the assassin of, President of the French Third Republic
Hippocrates... cause he presented the doctrine of Galen, and through Galen the doctrine of, modified by the system of Aristotle. But the Canon of Ibn Sīnā is distin ...
Vespasian... e with forty of his companions in July 67. The Romans (commanded by Flaviusand his son Titus, both subsequently Roman emperors) asked the group to su ...
Charles DarwinThis was the first stop the HMS Beagle made on its journey on whichwould make his amazing discoveries
Emperor Gaozu... ine Qi (died 194 BC), also known as Lady Qi or Consort Qi, was a consort of, founder of the Han Dynasty. Her personal name is unknown, but Taiwanese ...
Tim Firth... in 1999; the exception being in 2002 when he directed the world première of's The Safari Party
Norman Granz... y's place in the jazz pantheon, however, are the 17 albums she recorded for's Norgran and Verve labels between 1952 and 1962
Harry SolterShe was married three times. First to(1908–1913), then to Charles Woodring (May 12, 1921–1931), and lastly to H ...
Calvin... ntroversy with the orthodox, and defending mixed marriages of Lutherans andists; he also published a volume on natural law which emphasized natural r ...
Bob MosherThe show was produced by Joe Connelly and, who were already known for creating the Leave It to Beaver television se ...
Alexander the Great... ning the Silk Road between the East and the West came with the expansion of's empire into Central Asia. In August 329 BCE, at the mouth of the Fergan ...
Veera Ballala II... yphal, though popular, anecdote recounts that the 11th century Hoysala king, while on a hunting expedition, lost his way in the forest. Tired and hun ...
Joseph Ratzinger... legel, the historian Barthold Georg Niebuhr, the theologians Karl Barth andand the poet Ernst Moritz Arndt
Augustus... ivine Augustus") is a remarkable account to the Roman people of the Emperor' stewardship. It listed and quantified his public expenditure, which enco ...
Bill Clinton... confidence in action", to which incumbent president and Democratic nomineeresponded, "We do not need to build a bridge to the past, we need to build ...
Stephen Jay Gould... e. Biodiversity became a cause of major concern as habitat destruction, and's theory of punctuated equilibrium revolutionized evolutionary thought
Janet Farrar... aterial from the Gardnerian Book of Shadows. In the 1970s, the Alexandriansand Stewart Farrar decided, with the consent of Doreen Valiente, that much ...
Gregory the Great'sAccording tobiography of Benedict, Life of Saint Benedict of Nursia, the monastery was ...
SophoclesThe tragedianalso wrote The Lovers of Achilles, a play with Achilles as the main charac ...
Vespasian... vius from his patrons. This was standard practice for "new" Roman citizens.arranged for the widower Josephus to marry a captured Jewish woman, who ul ...
Alexander the Great... f Philip from Elimeia, was a Macedonian nobleman, general, and satrap under. During his early life he served under Philip II, and he was a major figu ...
Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor... he belligerent victory of the Icamiaba “women” over the Spanish invaders to, who, recalling the of Greek mythology, baptized the river Amazonas, the ...
Arthur Miller... ney by Will Evans and Valentine, with adaptations by Ayckbourn (Lyttelton),'s A View From the Bridge (Cottesloe), his own A Small Family Business (Ol ...
H. L. Mencken... nd Oliver North; and it has supported liberal figures such as Dick Gregory,, Rockwell Kent, and Dr. Benjamin Spock
Tatian... of Antoninus Pius (138-161), he arrived in Rome and started his own school.was one of his pupils. In the reign of Marcus Aurelius, after disputing wi ...
Ayumi Hamasaki... p dance form Para Para. While Avex's artists such as Every Little Thing andbecame popular in 1990s, new names in the late 90s included Hikaru Utada a ...
Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer... t President by the Continental Congress under the Articles of Confederation;was a signer of the United States Constitution; and Thomas Stone was one ...
Roseanne BarrThe Roseanne Show is a syndicated talk show hosted by American actressfollowing the end of her long-running sitcom. The show featured Roseanne i ...
Bill Amerson... dles and was deeply afraid of them. Both his first wife, Sharon, as well as, separately confirmed later that Holmes could not have contracted HIV fro ...
Mohammad Najibullah... Cold War". After the collapse of the communist Soviet-backed government ofin 1992, Massoud became the Minister of Defense under the government of Bu ...
Stewart Farrar... Gardnerian Book of Shadows. In the 1970s, the Alexandrians Janet Farrar anddecided, with the consent of Doreen Valiente, that much of the Gardnerian ...
Marsilio FicinoPico based his ideas chiefly on Plato, as did his teacher,, but retained a deep respect for Aristotle. Although he was a product of ...
Nick Cave... ey Cricket Ground, also included performances by Powderfinger, Silverchair,, John Butler Trio, Finn Brothers and others
Brychan... emi-legendary. Saints associated with kistvaens include Callwen daughter of, Geraint, Begnet, and Melangell. Foundation remains of stone slab- or gab ...
August von KotzebueThe second son of, he was born in Reval (now Tallinn, Estonia), then part of the Russian Em ...
Thomas TelfordThe road was re-paved in the early 19th century bywho brought it back into use as a turnpike road for use by mail coaches br ...
Stephen... ing royal action was the aftermath of the disastrous civil war between Kingand the Empress Maud. The two competing factions had hired mercenary soldi ...
John Gower... aws in part on the 14th century Confessio Amantis (itself a frame story) byand Shakespeare has the ghost of Gower "assume man's infirmities" to intro ...
Anacreon... es from 544 BC, when the majority of the people of Teos (including the poet) migrated to Abdera to escape the Persian yoke (Herodotus i.168). The chi ...
Riccardo Schicchi... Roman Empress (originally released in Italy as Carne Bollente) for director. The film starred Holmes, the later Italian Parliament member Ilona 'Cicc ...
Innocent III... supporting the monks and the king supporting the archbishop. Finally, Poperuled for the monks and ordered Walter to destroy what had been built
Asopus... colonists from Phthiotis, the seat of the Myrmidons, and from Phlius on the. Aeacus while he reigned in Aegina was renowned in all Greece for his jus ...
John F. Kennedy... terest afterward, feeling that since the country had accomplished President's goal of landing on the moon by the end of the 1960s, there was no need ...
Lewis Carroll... n a uniquely complex linguistic style, coined the words monomyth and quark.has been called "the king of neologistic poems" because of his poem, "Jabb ...
Abelardo L. Rodríguez... a Prieta which was signed to formalize Obregón’s and his allies’ (primarily, Benjamín Hill and Plutarco Elías Calles) resistance to Carranza. This mo ...
Abraham Lincoln... after the end of the American Civil War and the assassination of President, its 120 pages of information touched on such events as the process of Re ...
Marcus Aurelius... e and started his own school. Tatian was one of his pupils. In the reign of, after disputing with the cynic philosopher Crescens, he was denounced by ...
Jiddu Krishnamurti... ant, then president of the Theosophical Society, began to present the childas the reincarnated Christ. Steiner strongly objected and considered any c ...
Doreen Valiente... e Alexandrians Janet Farrar and Stewart Farrar decided, with the consent of, that much of the Gardnerian book should be published in its true form. M ...
George V... o under the British Raj (1857–1920). British had captured Delhi by 1803 andannounced in 1911 that the capital of British controlled parts of India wo ...
Richard Nixon... ay that the Kennedy campaign was desperate to win the 1960 election againstand Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr., and needed Johnson on the ticket to help carry ...
Burhanuddin Rabbani... lah in 1992, Massoud became the Minister of Defense under the government of. Following the rise of the Taliban in 1996, Massoud returned to the role ...
Greco-Bactrian Kingdom... ministration of the Seleucid Empire, and then with the establishment of thein Bactria. They continued to expand eastward, especially during the reign ...
Spener... tion. He came strongly under the influence of the pietists, particularly of, and there was a mystic vein in his thought; but other elements of his na ...
John Peel... lt was released, this being a collection of the single, radio sessions withfor Radio One and live performances - one of which was recorded by an audi ...
Mary Rowlandson... the entrance to which is within Princeton. According to tradition, in 1675,was ransomed upon Redemption Rock, now within the town of Princeton, by Ki ...
Andrew Johnson... ch events as the process of Reconstruction and the impeachment of President
Barack Obama... es, and John Kerry won Wisconsin in 2004 by 11,000 votes. However, in 2008,carried the state by 381,000 votes and with 56%. Republicans had a strongh ...
Averroes... uropean universities, and eclipse the names of Rhazes, Ali ibn al-Abbas and. His work is not essentially different from that of his predecessor Rhaze ...
Venustiano Carranza... n began in earnest, and Díaz was quickly deposed. The governor of Coahuila,, sought refuge in Sonora, and became one of the principal political leade ...
Jastrow... ue; Yer. Nazir vii.56a; Yer. San. i.18a; compare Josephus, B. J. ii.14, § 5;, Dict. p. 838), whence some of the most prominent teachers of the next g ...
Boudica... D between the Roman governor Gaius Suetonius Paulinus and the Briton leader
Mahmoud Abbas... hborhoods built over the Green Line. The Palestinian position, according to, at that time Arafat's chief negotiator: "All of East Jerusalem should be ...
Henry Ford... U has supported conservative figures such as Rush Limbaugh, George Wallace,, and Oliver North; and it has supported liberal figures such as Dick Greg ...
Chen Shui-bian... arked the end of the Kuomintang's status as the ruling party. DPP candidatewon a three way race that saw the Pan-Blue vote split by independent James ...
Paul Oliver... nted, though they can be seen as the secular counterpart of the spirituals.has drawn attention to similarities in instruments, music and social funct ...
John Calvin... nox. It reformed its doctrines and government, drawing on the principles ofwhich Knox had been exposed to while living in Geneva, Switzerland. In 156 ...
Antoninus Pius... s of a philosopher himself and traveled about teaching. During the reign of(138-161), he arrived in Rome and started his own school. Tatian was one o ...
Eleanor H. Porter... om the main character in Dickens's A Christmas Carol), or a pollyanna (from's book of the same name). James Joyce's Finnegans Wake, composed in a uni ...
Henry M. Morris... it would be conjurable by incantations. Literal Christian interpreters likesay that the stranger was "God Himself and, therefore, Christ in His prein ...
Charles X Gustav of Sweden... o territorially connect his two fiefs. Yet, during the Second Northern War,invaded Ducal Prussia and dictated the Treaty of Königsberg (January 1656) ...
René Goscinny... The Adventures of Asterix (, ) is a series of French comic books written byand illustrated by Albert Uderzo (Uderzo also took over the job of writing ...
Oliver North... conservative figures such as Rush Limbaugh, George Wallace, Henry Ford, and; and it has supported liberal figures such as Dick Gregory, H. L. Mencken ...
Ed BrubakerThe Man Who Laughs is a one-shot prestige format comic book written byand illustrated by Doug Mahnke and Patrick Zircher, released in February 2 ...
Chaucerworking pilgrims could assemble quite a collection, as mentioned byin his 'Canterbury Tales'
Leo VI the Wise... nd later on the Arabs, (who translated the text for their own use). Emperorincorporated much of Aelian's text in his own work on the military art (Τέ ...
Lamar Alexander... Hampshire primary, with Dole finishing second and former Tennessee governorfinishing third. Publisher Steve Forbes also ran and broadcast a stream of ...
John Aubrey... lton was nearly sixty when he published Paradise Lost in 1667. [The writer](1626-97) tell us that the poem was begun in about 1658 and finished in ab ...
Ptolemy... nce of Southeast Asia had been known to the Greeks. The Egyptian astronomerin his Geographia named the Malay Peninsula as Aurea Chersonesus (Golden P ...
Leo McCarey... because Laurel and Hardy were the best actors. The teaming was suggested by, who was their supervising director between 1927 and 1930; during this pe ...
PlatoPico based his ideas chiefly on, as did his teacher, Marsilio Ficino, but retained a deep respect for Ari ...
Álvaro Obregón... orfirian elite. After Díaz was deposed, Carranza competed for power againstand others. The Yaquis joined with Álvaro Obregón’s forces after 1913
Tony DungyThe firing led to the hiring of head coach, the former head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who had led his forme ...
Albert Uderzo... a series of French comic books written by René Goscinny and illustrated by(Uderzo also took over the job of writing the series after the death of Go ...
James Joyce... as Carol), or a pollyanna (from Eleanor H. Porter's book of the same name).'s Finnegans Wake, composed in a uniquely complex linguistic style, coined ...
Barack Obama... , Wisconsin voted for the Democratic presidential nominee, Illinois Senator. Obama captured 56% of the vote statewide, with the urban centers of Milw ...
John Tasker Howard... s might arise from American culture, in his 1915 Music in America. In 1930,'s Our American Music became a standard analysis, focusing on largely on c ...
Hafez al-Assad... rown out of the window of a three-story building and Syrian police loyal to(Assad and Orabi were "close friends"), suspected Arafat was involved in t ...
Leo Durocher... rnations is described as a small town outside of Los Angeles, California. (, who was then coaching with the Los Angeles Dodgers, guest-starred as him ...
Stephen Hawking... hysics, driven by the development of the integrated circuit, and the laser.developed his theories of black holes and the boundary-condition of the un ...
Annie Besant... mbraced Christianity and natural science. The split became irrevocable when, then president of the Theosophical Society, began to present the child J ...
King Arthur... is epic to be based on a legendary English or Saxon king like the legend of
Aristotle... and functions of parts of the body are also covered. The Canon agrees with(and disagrees with Hippocrates) that tuberculosis was contagious, a fact ...
Terry Gilliam... ward nomination, for his role in The Contender. He also starred in the 2005film Tideland, his second with the director (the first being 1991's The Fi ...
Arthurian legend... ted. Jenkins' run is more traditionally English in its themes, with Albion,, and old English battles all featuring, and even an appearance by Samuel ...
Lopez Arellano... anti-Salvadoran. This group put pressure on the Honduran president, General, to protect the property rights of wealthy landowners
Hippocrates... body are also covered. The Canon agrees with Aristotle (and disagrees with) that tuberculosis was contagious, a fact which was not universally accep ...
Ali Abdullah Saleh... ion of Yemen. The protestors' demands then escalated to calls for Presidentto resign
Pier Paolo Pasolini... s after legal release and distribution rights were granted to video and TV.directed a heavily modernized Italian film version of the play in 1967. Th ...
Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.... Johnson was offered the vice-presidential nomination. Some sources (such as's) state that Kennedy offered the position to Johnson as a courtesy and d ...
Lien Chan... dependent James Soong (formerly of the Kuomintang) and Kuomintang candidate. Chen garnered 39% of the vote. After the election, Soong formed the Peop ...
Hugo Grotius... lectures, Christian came under the influence of the political philosophy ofand Samuel Pufendorf, and continued the study of law at Frankfurt an der O ...
Emperor Wen... ouse sponsored many literary works, and many wrote themselves. The court ofwas especially active in literary circles, with Liu supporting the compila ...
Maximilian Kolbe... yr in the Calendar of Saints of the Lutheran Church on August 14, alongside
Anote Tong... jing suspended ties on 29 November after failed attempts to lobby Presidentto change his mind. With relations first established with the PRC in 1980, ...
Kurt Warner... ed a number of professional athletes such as Ryan Sweeney, Trent Green, and. The city is also the setting for a musical, The Pajama Game and the come ...
Edward VIISince the reign ofa clerk in holy orders in the Church of England or in another Anglican Chu ...
Mark TwainSamuel Clemens () made his last public appearance on June 9, 1909, at the commencement cer ...
Paul Goldberger... other projects on which Pei had been working, prompting architecture criticto declare 1989 "the year of Pei" in The New York Times. It was also the y ...
Isaac Asimov... aims; RSEP disbanded and its members, along with others such as Carl Sagan,, B.F. Skinner, and Philip J. Klass joined Kurtz to form CSICOP
Peter III... alone, four emperors were assassinated within less than 200 years: Ivan VI,, Paul I, and Alexander II
Mike CareyFollowing Azzarello's run, writertook over the title, following his Eisner award-winning title Lucifer, set ...
Milton Friedman... ughart. The book also received favorable reviews from academics Gary Kleck,, and Thomas Sowell
John Lahrwrote a biography of Orton entitled Prick Up Your Ears, a title Orton hims ...
Veera Ballala III... ith such strong Hoysala kings as Vishnuvardhana, Veera Ballala II and later. During this time, peninsular India saw a four way struggle for hegemony ...
Laius... he King. In lines 711 to 714, Jocasta relates the prophecy that was told tobefore the birth of Oedipus. Namely
Veera Ballala II... r own empire in Karnataka with such strong Hoysala kings as Vishnuvardhana,and later Veera Ballala III. During this time, peninsular India saw a four ...
Indira Gandhi... dollars. On 12 April 1980, he held a meeting with the Indian prime ministerbefore declaring the formation of "National Council of Khalistan", at Anan ...
John... d peers attempted to undo Henry's reforms by the Magna Carta forced on King, but by that time the reforms had progressed too far — and their superior ...
David Hykes... music by Dead Can Dance, L. Subramaniam, Ciro Hurtado, Inkuyo, Brother and, is noticeably different from the minimalist one provided by Philip Glass ...
Chiang Kai-shekFrom the 1930s onward a civil war was underway in mainland China between's ROC government and the Communist Party of China led by Mao Zedong. When ...
Franklin D. RooseveltPresidentfound Johnson to be a welcome ally and conduit for information, particular ...
Mohammed Daoud KhanThe government ofincreasingly distanced itself from the Afghan communists and the Soviet Un ...
Perseus... similarities to Oedipus can for example be seen in the myth of the birth of
Ivan VI... n Russia alone, four emperors were assassinated within less than 200 years:, Peter III, Paul I, and Alexander II
Euripides... in it he praised the merits of Alceste over the tragedy of the same name by. His treatise was one of the first documents of the literary debate that ...
David LettermanLive performers such as television talk-show hosts (e.g., Conan O'Brien,) sometimes enhance their reputation for wit by the delivery of material t ...
Louis IV... es the Fat, in 887. Under a series of dukes that began under the child kingin 903, the Lotharingians frequently swapped allegiance between the East a ...
Ian McKellen... focused attention on the psychological dynamics of the characters, and bothin the title role, and Dench, received exceptionally favourable notices. " ...
Laurence Olivier... and based on a novel by English author Daphne du Maurier. The film starredand Joan Fontaine. This Gothic melodrama explores the fears of a naïve you ...
Abd Al-Rahman Ali Al-Jifri... gainst four southern leaders--Ali Salim al-Baidh, Haydar Abu Bakr Al-Attas,, and Salih Munassar Al-Siyali -- for misappropriation of official funds. ...
Trent Green... a has also produced a number of professional athletes such as Ryan Sweeney,, and Kurt Warner. The city is also the setting for a musical, The Pajama ...
Daniel Inouye... ospital in Battle Creek, Michigan (where Dole met future fellow politiciansand Philip Hart). His right arm was paralyzed; Dole often carried a pen in ...
Arthur Grimble... part of the colony in 1919 and the Phoenix Islands were added in 1937. Sirwas a cadet administrative officer based at Tarawa (1913-1919) and became ...
Robert E. Lee... n of Sharpsburg, where they engaged Confederate troops commanded by Generalat the Battle of Antietam
Roald Dahl... ed by her monster boyfriend in what turns out to be a movie within a dream.'s story The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar is about a rich bachelor who f ...
Julius Caesar... village in Armorica, a province of Gaul (modern France), in the year 50 BC.has conquered nearly all of Gaul for the Roman Empire. The little Armorica ...
UCSD Pascal... he BASIC ROM expansion card. The language card was also required to use theand FORTRAN 77 compilers, which were released by Apple at about the same t ...
Gylfi... n chapter 53 of the Prose Edda book Gylfaginning, High tells Gangleri (kingin disguise) that two people, Líf and Lífþrasir, will lie hid in Hoddmímis ...
Conan O'BrienLive performers such as television talk-show hosts (e.g.,, David Letterman) sometimes enhance their reputation for wit by the deliv ...
Harold Pinter... nto the west chapel to a recording of The Beatles song "A Day in the Life".read the eulogy, concluding with "He was a bloody marvellous writer." Acco ...
Daphne du Maurier... first American movie, set in England and based on a novel by English author. The film starred Laurence Olivier and Joan Fontaine. This Gothic melodra ...
Joseph Goebbels... tary caste. This impressive and often emotional spectacle — orchestrated by — aimed to link Hitler's government with Germany's imperial past and port ...
Chiang Kai-shek... ust before the Second Sino-Japanese War. On 12 December 1936, Generalissimo, the leader of the Kuomintang was suddenly arrested and kidnapped by Mars ...
Johann Heermann... in the United States (on which day the achievements of Philipp Nicolai andare also commemorated)
PolizianoIn 2007, the bodies ofand Pico della Mirandola were exhumed from St. Mark's Basilica in Florence ...
Janet Jackson... 2 while taping an Exotic Club Tour in Minneapolis Jackson approached sister, also in town recording her fifth studio album with Jimmy Jam and Terry L ...
Mahmoud Abbas... lestinians working there and other Gulf States, such as Qatar (where he metin 1961). These businessmen and oil workers contributed generously to the ...
Margaret Drabble... arrilow (Etruscan Publications, 1966). Also, Arnold Bennett: A Biography by(Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London 1974)
Josephus... , a Jewish client king of Rome. Ashkelon may have even been his birthplace.states Ashkelon was not ceded to Herod the Great in 30 BC, yet he built mo ...
Carl Sagan... sful in his aims; RSEP disbanded and its members, along with others such as, Isaac Asimov, B.F. Skinner, and Philip J. Klass joined Kurtz to form CSI ...
Vishnuvardhana... transformation into a strong subordinate of the Western Chalukyas. Through's expansive military conquests, the Hoysalas achieved the status of a rea ...
Alice Cooper... one reason he became an American citizen was an incident while on tour withwhere the Royal Canadian Mounted Police searched the band's lockers during ...
Salvador Allende... da"). He supported the Unidad Popular ("Popular Unity") coalition candidatefor the presidency of Chile, taking part in campaigning, volunteer politic ...
Robert Caro... life by an exceptional lust for power and control. As Johnson's biographerobserves, "Johnson's ambition was uncommon—in the degree to which it was u ...
Stan Laurel(June 16, 1890 – February 23, 1965) was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in U ...
Michael JacksonIn the beginning of the music video for thesong "Thriller", the heroine is terrorized by her monster boyfriend in wha ...
Philipp Nicolai... me Lutheran Churches in the United States (on which day the achievements ofand Johann Heermann are also commemorated)
Hector Berlioz... ounterpoint and harmony classes with Anton Reicha, the teacher of Liszt and, and friend of Ludwig van Beethoven. It was with the greatest regret that ...
Emperor Wen... Southern and Northern Dynasties period, and the reign of its third emperor,, is known for its political stability and capable administration, not onl ...
Plato... Rhadamanthus and Minos) one of the three judges in Hades, and according toespecially for the shades of Europeans. In works of art he was represented ...
Virginia WoolfContemporary critics—in particular—perceived weaknesses in his work. To her and other Bloomsbur ...
Mohammed Daoud Khan... influence that became especially evident after the coup d'état that broughtto power in 1973: the coup was orchestrated by the Parcham faction of the ...
Fernando Henrique Cardoso... s. In 1998, a constitutional reform, led by the government of the President, introduced regulatory agencies as a part of the executive branch. Since ...
Doreen ValienteHigh Priestessmade the claim that Gardner found the term "Book of Shadows" from a 1949 e ...
Demetrius Zvonimir... by assassins. High medieval sources also mention the assassination of king(1089), dying at the hands of his own people who objected to a proposition ...
The Wind in the Willows... one image that is strikingly similar to one of Rackham's illustrations for. On the other hand, she sees also in Stardust clear references and struct ...
Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak... by his father the Mughal Emperor Akbar, alongside Abdul Hasan Asaf Khan andto defeat the renegade Vir Singh Deo of Bandela and capture the city of Or ...
Holy Roman Emperor... the 13th child of the Emperor Leopold II. He is thus descended from variouss and other European royalty. His father, Eberhard de la Fontaine Graf d'H ...
Neil Gaiman... of sub-stories in the Season 17 episode "The Seemingly Never-Ending Story".'s influential graphic novel series The Sandman includes several examples ...
Jacques Chirac... ttempt to soothe public ire, Pei took a suggestion from then-mayor of Parisand placed a full-sized cable model of the pyramid in the courtyard. Durin ...
Ibn Bajjah... dy, and wrote a great deal on psychology, likely influencing Ibn Tufayl and. He also introduced medical herbs
Emperor Wu... stability eventually led to the dynasty's destruction. However, its founderwas considered one of the greatest generals during the Southern and Northe ...
James Madison... d Hughes bought a section of the grant and began subdividing lots for sale., the fourth U.S. President, appointed Hughes postmaster of the developing ...
President of the United StatesThe treaty was signed in Moscow on May 26, 1972 by the, Richard Nixon and the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the So ...
Jerry Juhl... he first drafts of a live-action experimental film script were written with, which would eventually become Henson's last unproduced full-length scree ...
King George IIIOn 16 February 1768, the Royal Society petitionedto finance a scientific expedition to the Pacific to study and observe the ...
Richard Nixon... was signed in Moscow on May 26, 1972 by the President of the United States,and the General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, Leon ...
Philippe Quinault... at the royal press, Paris, in 1677, and illustrated by Sebastien le Clerc., who was a longtime family friend of the Perraults, was gaining a quick r ...
George W. Bush... r's abstention did not change who won that year's presidential election, asreceived a majority (271) of the electoral votes
James I of England... her Scottish cousin, James VI of Scotland, to the English throne. He became, and so brought under his personal rule the Kingdoms of England (and the ...
David O. SelznickAt the end of the 1930s,signed Hitchcock to a seven-year contract beginning in March 1939, when th ...
Saint Patrick... Hacienda San Patricio", which they named after the patron saint of Ireland,. A relative of O'Daly, Demetrio O'Daly, succeeded Captain Ramon Power y G ...
A. A. MilnePiglet is a fictional character from's Winnie-the-Pooh books. Piglet is Winnie-the-Pooh's closest friend among ...
Henry Dodge... the war, Congress created the Mounted Ranger Battalion under the command of, which was expanded to the 1st Cavalry Regiment in 1833
Norman Thomas... rights violations. One faction, including Baldwin, Arthur Garfield Hays and, believed that direct, militant action was the best path. Hays was the fi ...
Sir Thomas Malory's... The Book of the Courtier, and Miguel de Cervantes' Don Quixote, as well asLe Morte d'Arthur and other Arthurian tales (Geoffrey of Monmouth's Histor ...
Pope Gregory I... St Augustine of Hippo), who arrived in Kent in 597 AD, having been sent byon a mission to the English. He was accepted by King Æthelbert, on his con ...
Richard Claverhouse Jebb... ipus the King, even if they don't always agree on the reasons. For example,claimed that "The Oedipus Tyranus is in one sense the masterpiece of Attic ...
Julie B. Beck... Oaks '54, and Reed Smoot 1876), and two General Relief Society Presidents ('73 and '20)
Joseph McMoneagle... t nuclear research facility by Pat Price's (Kress 1977/1999, Targ 1996) and, a description of a new class of Soviet strategic submarine by a team of ...
OdinIn the poem Vafþrúðnismál, collected in the Poetic Edda, the godposes a question to the jötunn Vafþrúðnir, asking who among mankind will s ...
Gene Raymond... some heifers onto the set with name tags of Lombard, Robert Montgomery, and, the stars of the film, to surprise the director. Hitchcock said he was m ...
Bernard Levin... nedick in John Barton's "British Raj" revival of Much Ado About Nothing. Aswrote in The Sunday Times: "...demonstrating once more that she is a comic ...
Aristotle... ew Philocles took first prize at that competition. However, in his Poetics,considered Oedipus the King to be the tragedy best matched his prescriptio ...
Henry IV... Silent of the Netherlands (1584), and the French kings Henry III (1589) and(1610) lives were all ended by assassins. High medieval sources also menti ...
Karol Józef WojtyłaIn October 1978, the Archbishop of Kraków, Cardinal, became Pope John Paul II, head of the Roman Catholic Church. Polish Cath ...
famous physicist... y career. He changed his surname from Einstein (to avoid confusion with the) and began a comedy career that quickly made him a regular on variety and ...
Ben Watson... arding what is considered noise, relative to music, have changed over time., in his article Noise as Permanent Revolution, points out that Ludwig van ...
Arthur Garfield Hays... w to challenge the civil rights violations. One faction, including Baldwin,and Norman Thomas, believed that direct, militant action was the best path ...
Alan Bennett... as Orton, Alfred Molina as Halliwell and Vanessa Redgrave as Peggy Ramsay.wrote the screenplay
Æthelberht of Kent... y sited for communication with the Continent. In the late 6th century, Kingmarried a Christian Frankish princess named Bertha, possibly before becomi ...
Isaac de Benserade... tures. There was a plaque with a caption and a quatrain written by the poetnext to each fountain. Perrault produced the guidebook for the labyrinth, ...
Henry the Fowler... s through which the imperial authority could be exercised. By the reigns ofand especially of Otto the Great, comites palatini were sent into all part ...
Burhanuddin Rabbani... ch of the Jamiat-i Islami ("Islamic Society"), whose chairman was professor. This Islamist organization opposed the rising communist and Soviet influ ...
Ursula K. Le Guin... ience with a left-wing libertarian and anti-capitalist utopian vision since's 1974 novel, The Dispossessed
Michael Faraday... ern science, with the work of Louis Pasteur, Charles Darwin, Gregor Mendel,, Henri Becquerel, and Marie Curie, and inventors such as Nikola Tesla, Th ...
Lorenzo Da Ponte... art's Don Giovanni in the United States, in the presence of the librettist,) and . By the age of six she was fluent in Spanish, French, English and I ...
Haruki Murakami... i, during his days as political prisoner in the People's Republic of China.'s 1995 novel The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle deals greatly with Manchukuo thro ...
PlatoIn his dialogue Cratylus, the Greek philosopher, 428/427 BC – 348/347 BC, gives the etymology of Athena's name, based on ...
Roman Emperor... as the Battle of Hadrianopolis, was fought between a Roman army led by theValens and Gothic rebels (largely Thervings as well as Greutungs, non-Goth ...
James Randi... of paranormal claims. Amongst those invited were Martin Gardner, Ray Hyman,, and Marcello Truzzi, all members of the Resources for the Scientific Eva ...
Henry III... (1296), William the Silent of the Netherlands (1584), and the French kings(1589) and Henry IV (1610) lives were all ended by assassins. High medieva ...
Arthur RansomeThis bird is central to the plot of the novel Great Northern? by(in which it is referred to throughout as Great Northern Diver, with the o ...
Arthur Miller... as received two Laurence Olivier Theatre Awards—for playing Willie Loman in's (National Theatre, 1979) and as best supporting actor in a 2003 perform ...
AeschylusIn 467 BCE, Sophocles's fellow tragedianwon first prize at the City Dionysia with a trilogy about the House of Lai ...
Puyi... ented a controversial portrait of Manchukuo through the memories of Emperor, during his days as political prisoner in the People's Republic of China
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Thomas Lodge... by the Dutch humanist Arnoldus Arlenius. The first English translation, by, appeared in 1602, with subsequent editions appearing throughout the 17th ...
Ronald Reagan... 1980, when U.S. President Jimmy Carter was running for re-election against, the misery index (the sum of the unemployment rate and the inflation rat ...
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Chris Ware... ted literary narrative, it rivals in artistic merit, say, masterpieces like's 'Acme Novelty Library' or almost any part of the witty and brilliant wo ...
Thomas ChattertonIn 1835, he produced a drama titled Chatterton, based on the life of, and in which Marie Dorval starred as Kitty Bell. Chatterton is considere ...
Jerry Pournelle... uch of science fiction (Robert A. Heinlein, Poul Anderson, Larry Niven, andbeing prominent examples), and his work has been called the most successfu ...
William Empson... nterpret the poem as a genuine Christian morality tale, other critics, like, view it as a more ambiguous work, and Milton's complex characterization ...
Benito Mussolini... ish newspaper Jyllands-Posten published on its front page an open letter towritten by Kaj Munk criticising the persecutions against Jews
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Daniel Inouye... of three patients who became United States Senators: Dole, Philip Hart and
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Snorri Sturluson... ier traditional sources, and the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by. Scholarly theories have been proposed about the location and its potenti ...
Alfred Molina... hr's research. Directed by Stephen Frears, it starred Gary Oldman as Orton,as Halliwell and Vanessa Redgrave as Peggy Ramsay. Alan Bennett wrote the ...
Charlie Chaplin... presario, Fred Karno, working as a supporting actor and as an understudy of. Laurel said of Karno "There was no one like him. He had no equal. His na ...
Bernardo Bertolucci's 1987 film, The Last Emperor, presented a controversial portrait of Manc ...
Larry Niven... ak prevalent in much of science fiction (Robert A. Heinlein, Poul Anderson,, and Jerry Pournelle being prominent examples), and his work has been cal ...
Upton Sinclair... nced as un-American or unpatriotic. In one typical instance in 1923, authorwas arrested for trying to read the First Amendment during an Industrial W ...
Dorothy ParkerThe movie was written by Frank Cavett, John Howard Lawson,, and Lionel Wiggam, and was directed by Stuart Heisler
Tacitus... f this information to the executive authority of the emperor is attested by' statement that it was written out by Augustus himself
Raúl Castro... st Cuba-Pacific Islands ministerial meeting in Havana. By meeting Presidentto discuss "mutual friendship and cooperation", he became the first Pacifi ...
Gary Oldman... on's diaries and on Lahr's research. Directed by Stephen Frears, it starredas Orton, Alfred Molina as Halliwell and Vanessa Redgrave as Peggy Ramsay. ...
Bacurius... imperial scholae of shield-archers under the command of the Iberian princeattacked, but lacking support they were easily pushed back. Then the Roman ...
Jimmy Carter... mber 1980, the highest in history. By the time of 1980, when U.S. Presidentwas running for re-election against Ronald Reagan, the misery index (the s ...
Pablo Neruda... influenced by artists like Violeta Parra, Atahualpa Yupanqui, and the poet. Jara began his foray into folklore in the mid-1950s when he began singin ...
Charles Darwin... y was also the beginning of modern science, with the work of Louis Pasteur,, Gregor Mendel, Michael Faraday, Henri Becquerel, and Marie Curie, and in ...
Eglon... ral hundred years. Another example may have been the murder of Moabite King, by Ehud around 1337 BC, described in the Book of Judges. Philip II of Ma ...
Johnny Speight... of mini-episodes called A Word With Alf featuring Alf and his friends. Whendied in 1998, the series was cancelled at Mitchell's request
Peleus... of Aeacus are mentioned by Ovid. By Endeïs Aeacus had two sons, Telamon and(father of Achilles), and by Psamathe a son, Phocus, whom he preferred to ...
Charles Baudelaire... the band's original hardcore roots with dark romantic influences (a poem by, "De profundis clamavi," is present in the hidden track "Midnight Sun") a ...
Sam Rayburn... e machinations of Vice President John Nance Garner and Speaker of the House. Johnson was immediately appointed to the Naval Affairs Committee. He wor ...
Poul Anderson... ibertarian streak prevalent in much of science fiction (Robert A. Heinlein,, Larry Niven, and Jerry Pournelle being prominent examples), and his work ...
Ali Abdullah SalehIn November 1989, the leaders of the YAR () and the PDRY (Ali Salim al-Baidh) agreed on a draft unity constitution o ...
Mao Zedong... en Chiang Kai-shek's ROC government and the Communist Party of China led by. When the civil war ended in 1949, 2 million refugees, predominantly from ...
Dallin H. Oaks... Todd Christofferson '69, David A. Bednar '76, Jeffrey R. Holland '65 & '66,'54, and Reed Smoot 1876), and two General Relief Society Presidents (Juli ...
Anote TongIn September 2008, Presidentattended the first Cuba-Pacific Islands ministerial meeting in Havana. By ...
Philip II... . The people joined with the other Dutch and rebelled against Charles' heir. Overijssel became governed by the most powerful mayors and lords in the ...
Holy Roman Emperor... l times for the permanent representative of the Frankish king, later of the, in a palatial domain of the crown (pfalz). Grafio is probably from the G ...
first emperor... n securely identified as belonging to the Liu Song: the Chuning Tomb of theof the dynasty. Two qilin statues of this tomb survive in the appropriatel ...
Laius... e Theban Cycle recounted the sequence of tragedies that befell the house of, of which the story of Oedipus is a part
AugustusThe Roman historians Suetonius and Cassius Dio record that in 23 BC,prepared a rationarium (account) which listed public revenues, the amounts ...
Otto I... nce between the East and West Frankish kings. In 939 the East Frankish kingbrought the reigning duke Gilbert to heel and incorporated Lotharingia int ...
Atahualpa Yupanqui... an countries; he was particularly influenced by artists like Violeta Parra,, and the poet Pablo Neruda. Jara began his foray into folklore in the mid ...
Speaker of the House... eration Texas) and the machinations of Vice President John Nance Garner andSam Rayburn. Johnson was immediately appointed to the Naval Affairs Commit ...
Martin Gardner... ng critically a wide range of paranormal claims. Amongst those invited were, Ray Hyman, James Randi, and Marcello Truzzi, all members of the Resource ...
Janet Jackson... R&B producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, who had a proven track record with, the SOS Band, Alexander O'Neal, and Cherelle. Jam and Lewis had expresse ...
Ovid... Several other incidents connected with the story of Aeacus are mentioned by. By Endeïs Aeacus had two sons, Telamon and Peleus (father of Achilles), ...
Adelbert von Chamisso... y-seven men, including the naturalists Johann Friedrich von Eschscholtz and, and the artist Louis Choris, Kotzebue set out on July 30, 1815 to find a ...
Sean Penn... ined was inspired by seeing the 2008 biographical drama film Milk, in whichportrayed Harvey Milk, the first openly gay man to be elected to public of ...
Protagoras... idity, but the city counted among its citizens the philosophers Democritus,and Anaxarchus, and historian and philosopher Hecataeus of Abdera
Alexander... er made use of assassinations against some of his enemies, including two of's generals Nicanor and Philip. Another famous example come from the Thugg ...
Nathan Hale... ovember 19, 1778, at which the Reverend Enoch Hale, brother of American spy, was chosen to be the town's first ministe
Thich Nhat Hanh... ng the Dalai Lama, the Japanese writer D.T. Suzuki, and the Vietnamese monk. Merton has also been the subject of
Henry II of EnglandThe Assize of Clarendon was an 1166 act ofthat began the transformation of English law from such systems for decidin ...
Rubem AlvesPrincipal texts, a Brazilian theologian working at Princeton, wrote Towards a Theology of ...
Charles V... nd was known as het Sticht. The Bishops ceded the Oversticht to the Emperorin 1528, who styled himself Lord of Overijssel, thereby giving the provinc ...
C.B. Forgotston... na, New Orleans attorney, political activist, and state government watchdogrelocated to Hammond in 2006. Lawson Swearingen, a former Democratic membe ...
Robert A. Heinlein... to the right-wing libertarian streak prevalent in much of science fiction (, Poul Anderson, Larry Niven, and Jerry Pournelle being prominent examples ...
John Nance Garner... politics in Texas (Operation Texas) and the machinations of Vice Presidentand Speaker of the House Sam Rayburn. Johnson was immediately appointed to ...
Jeffrey R. Holland... postles (Neil L. Andersen, D. Todd Christofferson '69, David A. Bednar '76,'65 & '66, Dallin H. Oaks '54, and Reed Smoot 1876), and two General Relie ...
Robert Gates... tes by surprise. According to the future CIA Director and Defense Secretary, he was briefing a US arms negotiator on the improbability of armed confl ...
Kenneth Kaunda... pound at a rate of 2 kwacha = 1 pound (10 shillings = 1 kwacha). During theregime the value of the currency was fixed at a rate of approximately 1.2 ...
Frank Oz... raise their children. Henson hired writer Jerry Juhl in 1961 and puppeteerin 1963 to replace her. Henson later credited both writers with developing ...
James Joyce... which reversed a ban by the Customs Department against the book Ulysses by. The ACLU only achieved mixed results in the early years, and it was not ...
Dorothy Bridges... . He is son of showbiz parents, actor Lloyd Bridges. and actress and writer(née Simpson). His older brother, Beau Bridges, is also an actor. He has a ...
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Chiang Ching-kuo... ril 1975, and was succeeded to the presidency by Yen Chia-kan while his sonsucceeded to the leadership of the Kuomintang (opting to take the title "C ...
Babrak KarmalThis expansion promptedto demand that the Red Army resume their offensives, in order to crush the ...
Victor Hugo... ent, though this role would soon be usurped by one of Vigny's best friends,. Unlike his friend, Vigny retained his Royalist sympathies in politics: " ...
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Mack Gordon... minated: Best Music, Original Song in Academy Awards) Harry Warren (music),(lyrics). See 15th Academy Awards
Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux... e, an epic poem about Joan of Arc, Perrault became a target of mockery from
Larry KingOn Larry King Live, March 6, 2001,asked Sylvia Browne if she would take the challenge and she agreed. Then R ...
William Crookes... ers included Michael Faraday, Alfred Russel Wallace, Rufus Osgood Mason and. Their work predominantly involved carrying out focused experimental test ...
Tony DungyIn week 16, the Colts played without coachfollowing the suicide of his son James earlier in the week. With the team ...
H. L. Mencken... ech activities to encompass censorship of art and literature. In that year,deliberately broke Boston law by distributing copies of his banned America ...
Grover Cleveland... te: nine votes for Republican Benjamin Harrison and five votes for Democrat. Once the Republican party regained control of the state legislature, the ...
Herb Wesson... vernor, Schwarzenegger engaged in a light-hearted exchange with Assemblymanover their heights. At one point Wesson made an unsuccessful attempt to, i ...
Jezebel... ten erratic behavior related to those problems earned her the nickname "Theof Jazz"
François MitterrandWhenwas elected President of France in 1981, he laid out an ambitious plan for ...
Getúlio Vargas... arge tracts of land. The original architect of this expansion was President, with the demand for rubber from the Allied forces in World War II provid ...
Alexander the Great... t by hounds of Cocytus, Echidna, the Tartesian eel, and Tithrasian Gorgons.traced his ancestry (through his mother) to Aeacus
Yen Chia-kanChiang Kai-shek died in April 1975, and was succeeded to the presidency bywhile his son Chiang Ching-kuo succeeded to the leadership of the Kuominta ...
Harold Pinter... cal acclaim for his performances in Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman and's The Caretaker at the National Theatre; and Pinter's The Homecoming and ...
Lemony SnicketDaniel Handler's introduction in's continually introduces a new story about a page into the previous one, ...
Serj Tankian... ed host to many world-famous musical acts including Charles Aznavour, Cher,, Jivan Gasparyan, Plácido Domingo, Uriah Heep, Deep Purple, Joe Cocker, J ...
Sylvia BrowneOn Larry King Live, March 6, 2001, Larry King askedif she would take the challenge and she agreed. Then Randi appeared with B ...
Joseph Devlin... of London for funerals at Westminster Abbey and Westminster Cathedral. When, an Irish Parliamentary Party MP, tried to bring up the Croke Park killin ...
Roger Ebert... ly the highest quality DVD that's ever been made". Chicago Sun-Times criticdescribes the Blu-ray release as "the finest video disc I have ever viewed ...
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Ernest RenanJean Boucher's statue of the seated skeptical thinker, shown to the left, caused great controversy when it was installed in Tré ...
Leonardo Boff... ssident priests from teaching such doctrines in the Catholic Church's name.was suspended and others were censured. Tissa Balasuriya, in Sri Lanka, wa ...
Kevin SpaceyActorrecalled that Lemmon is remembered as always making time for other people. ...
Stephen Colbert... episode of The Colbert Report aired on Jaffee's 85th birthday, and comediansaluted the artist with a Fold-in birthday cake. The cake featured the sal ...
Mwai Kibaki... constitutionally barred from running in the 2002 election, which was won by. Widely reported electoral fraud on Kibaki's side in the 2007 elections r ...
Benjamin Harrison... n). The plan worked, and Michigan split its vote: nine votes for Republicanand five votes for Democrat Grover Cleveland. Once the Republican party re ...
Roman EmperorLouis II the Younger (825 – Ghedi 12 August 875) was the King of Italy andfrom 844, co-ruling with his father Lothair I until 855, after which he ru ...
Harry Warren... tra Wives. This was nominated: Best Music, Original Song in Academy Awards)(music), Mack Gordon (lyrics). See 15th Academy Awards
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Fritigern... gs as well as Greutungs, non-Gothic Alans, and various local rebels) led by. The battle took place about north of Adrianople (modern Edirne in Europe ...
Anthony Haswell... cluded the assertion that Jefferson had fathered children by a slave woman.was an English immigrant and Jeffersonian printer in Vermont. Haswell call ...
Pope Pius XII... since 1928, had strong connections to the Vatican Secretary of State, later. In return for pledging his support for the act, Kaas would use his conne ...
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Mussolini... gure could be found for Danes. However, Munk's attitude towards Hitler (and) turned to outspoken disgust, as he witnessed Hitler's persecution of the ...
Stan LeeIn early 1963, with the success of Spider-Man in Amazing Fantasy, Creatordevised the series title after Marvel publisher Martin Goodman turned down ...
Aidan Higgins... o Down (1978), with Jeremy Irons and a screenplay by Harold Pinter from thenovel, directed by David Jones, in which she played one of three spinster ...
Jerry Juhl... e time. Jane quit muppeteering to raise their children. Henson hired writerin 1961 and puppeteer Frank Oz in 1963 to replace her. Henson later credit ...
Jean Chapelain... e de Nôle (St. Paulinus, Bishop of Nola, about Paulinus of Nola). Just like's La Pucelle, ou la France délivrée, an epic poem about Joan of Arc, Perr ...
Carl Van Vechten... t Wood, journalist and historian William L. Shirer, writer and photographer, and aerodynamics pioneer Dr. Alexander Lippisch. In the 1990s and 2000s, ...
Daniel Handler... hing, and parallels a character in the main story and hints at his actions.'s introduction in Lemony Snicket's continually introduces a new story abo ...
Joe Rock... with; dressing room arguments between the two were common, so film producerpaid her to leave Laurel and return to her native Australia. In 1925 Laure ...
George W. Bush... ress taking positions in support of the U.S. Republican Party and Presidenton topics such as the validity of the 2000 Presidential Election results i ...
Valens... of Hadrianopolis, was fought between a Roman army led by the Roman Emperorand Gothic rebels (largely Thervings as well as Greutungs, non-Gothic Alan ...
Thomas Rau... and Joachim Eble in Germany, Erik Asmussen in Sweden, Kenji Imai in Japan,, Anton Alberts and Max van Huut in Holland, Christopher Day and Camphill ...
Sophie KerrThe college is known nationally as the home of thePrize, which is awarded to the graduating senior with the most literary po ...
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Brontë sistersFollowing the release of Devotion, a Hollywood biography of thefilmed in 1943 but withheld from release during the suspension and litigat ...
Lester Bangs... Styx's early progressive rock sound, only cleaner." Rolling Stone reviewerwas more critical of the album, however, saying that "What's really intere ...
Michael Faraday... cientists started in the mid-nineteenth century; early researchers included, Alfred Russel Wallace, Rufus Osgood Mason and William Crookes. Their wor ...
Charles Aznavour... night. The city has played host to many world-famous musical acts including, Cher, Serj Tankian, Jivan Gasparyan, Plácido Domingo, Uriah Heep, Deep P ...
Arthur MillerOn stage he received extensive critical acclaim for his performances in's Death of a Salesman and Harold Pinter's The Caretaker at the National T ...
Pope Benedict XVI... tween Ratzinger and some of the bishops. As mentioned above, Ratzinger (now) issued official condemnations of certain elements of liberation theology ...
William L. Shirer... tes, including American Gothic painter Grant Wood, journalist and historian, writer and photographer Carl Van Vechten, and aerodynamics pioneer Dr. A ...
Ernest Gruening... cial representatives – all Democrats – as unofficial delegates to Congress:and William Egan as U.S. Senators and as U.S. representative
Hodding CarterIn 1932founded the now-defunct Hammond Daily Courier, which he left in 1939 to mo ...
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Felix Frankfurter... he ACLU were divided on the best tactics to use to promote civil liberties.felt that legislation was the best long-term solution, because the Supreme ...
Harold Pinter... ision film Langrishe, Go Down (1978), with Jeremy Irons and a screenplay byfrom the Aidan Higgins novel, directed by David Jones, in which she played ...
Paulinus of Nola... and wrote Saint Paulin, évêque de Nôle (St. Paulinus, Bishop of Nola, about). Just like Jean Chapelain's La Pucelle, ou la France délivrée, an epic p ...
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Marcus Aurelius... ition of the latter, from the fact that it was addressed to Antoninus Pius,, and Lucius Verus his adopted sons, must fall between 147 and 161
Georges Pompidou... nductor Pierre Boulez and Claude Pompidou, widow of former French President, after whom another controversial museum was named. In an attempt to soot ...
Liu Chuyu... himself emperor Ming. He ordered Liu Ziye's brother Liu Zishang and sister, who were reputed to have participated in the late emperor's sexual immor ...
Michael Edward Reagan... had three children; Maureen Elizabeth Reagan (1941–2001), their adopted son(born March 18, 1945), and Christine Reagan (born prematurely on June 26, ...
Emma ThompsonIn the late 1990s British actressstarted to work on a screenplay, which she planned to use as the basis for ...
AkbarIn the year 1594 Jahangir's was dispatched by his father the Mughal Emperor, alongside Abdul Hasan Asaf Khan and Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak to defeat the ...
Clive Barker... title was revised before publication due to the contemporaneous release of's unrelated film of the same name
George W. BushOn December 13, 2001,gave Russia notice of the United States' withdrawal from the treaty, in ac ...
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Queen Victoria... f the town's popularity, Leamington was granted a "Royal" prefix in 1838 by, who visited the town as a Princess in 1830 and as Queen in 1858. A statu ...
Jack Morris... ball, BYU alumni include All-Stars Rick Aguilera '83, Wally Joyner '84, and'76. Professional basketball players include three-time NBA Finals champio ...
Jeremy Irons... a romantic role in the BBC television film Langrishe, Go Down (1978), withand a screenplay by Harold Pinter from the Aidan Higgins novel, directed b ...
Esarhaddon... ole in the development of the Silk Road. Scythians accompanied the Assyrianon his invasion of Egypt, and their distinctive triangular arrowheads have ...
Madeleine Albright... rom the option of returning to Israel. According to U.S. Secretary of State, some of the Palestinian negotiators were willing to privately discuss a ...
Aleister Crowley... urces as Gardner had initially claimed, but from the works of the occultist, from Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches, from the Key of Solomon and a ...
Lucius Verus... from the fact that it was addressed to Antoninus Pius, Marcus Aurelius, andhis adopted sons, must fall between 147 and 161
Agrippa II... lots, and to such figures as Pontius Pilate, Herod the Great, Agrippa I and, John the Baptist, James the brother of Jesus, and a centuries-long dispu ...
Ali Nasir Muhammad... president Abdul Fattah Ismail resigned and went into exile. His successor,, took a less interventionist stance toward both North Yemen and neighbour ...
Rudolf Simeksays that Syn ranks among the female goddesses whose names are recorded fr ...
John Sebastian... Joe McDonald, Tom Constanten, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Melanie,, Mountain, Quicksilver Messenger Service and Levon Helm Band, although no ...
Jamie DelanoThe initial creative team was writerand artist John Ridgway, with Dave McKean supplying distinctive painted an ...
Ivan TurgenevThe Russian writerbased his novel Smoke (1867) in Baden-Baden, describing it as a place wher ...
Walter Wanger... spondent (1940), based on Vincent Sheean's Personal History and produced by, was nominated for Best Picture that year. Hitchcock and many other Engli ...
Emperor Kammu... wned that day. The Japanese general Ki no Asami Kosami was "rebuked" by thewhen he returned to Kyoto
Abdul Fattah IsmailIn 1980, PDRY presidentresigned and went into exile. His successor, Ali Nasir Muhammad, took a le ...
Thomas Chandler Haliburton... erence to an early game of hockey on ice occurring in Halifax in that year., in The Attache: Second Series, published in 1844, reminisced about boys ...
Frank W. Mayborn... on, with the last vote cast on Johnson's behalf by Temple, Texas, publisher, who rushed back to Texas from a business trip in Nashville, Tennessee. T ...
John DesmondIn 1953,opened the first architectural firm in Hammond. He was chief architect of ...
Doreen ValienteIn 1953,joined Gardner's Bricket Wood coven, and soon rose to become its High Prie ...
Martin Van Buren... Iowa Territory. Some settlers started drifting into Iowa in 1833. Presidenton July 4, 1838, signed the U.S. Congress laws establishing the Territory ...
Dean Reed... d El Cantor (the Singer) was made in 1978. It was directed by Jara's friend, who also played the part of Jara
Edgar Allan PoeThe title character in's The Raven famously sits upon "a Bust of Pallas"
Emperor Joseph II... cademy had schools for theology, law, pharmacy and general studies. In 1784granted the academy the right to award academic degrees (Licentiat and Ph. ...
Henry II of England... lanvill, who helped him become a clerk of the Exchequer. Walter served Kingin many ways, not just in financial administration, but also including dip ...
LL Cool J... on by members of the hip-hop community, such as Grandmaster Flash, Run-DMC,, Eminem, Kangol Kid of UTFO, and The Notorious B.I.G.. The release of mor ...
Agrippa I... us and the Zealots, and to such figures as Pontius Pilate, Herod the Great,and Agrippa II, John the Baptist, James the brother of Jesus, and a centur ...
Alan Moore... ances in the comic book series Swamp Thing, where he had been introduced byduring his authorship of the title, the character was given his own comic ...
Vincent Sheean... ican film, the European-set thriller Foreign Correspondent (1940), based on's Personal History and produced by Walter Wanger, was nominated for Best ...
Jostein Gaarder... ibiki Unbalance manga, being translated and published by Del Rey/Tanoshimi.'s books often feature this device. Examples are The Solitaire Mystery, wh ...
Julian Lennon... worldwide tour with new drummer Les Warner (who had previously played withand Johnny Thunders). Two more official singles from the Love album follow ...
Antoninus Pius... e date of composition of the latter, from the fact that it was addressed to, Marcus Aurelius, and Lucius Verus his adopted sons, must fall between 14 ...
Lee Teng-hui... Taiwan-born citizens into government services, Chiang Ching-kuo hand-pickedas vice-president of the Republic of China, first-in-the-line of successio ...
Alexander II... re assassinated within less than 200 years: Ivan VI, Peter III, Paul I, and
Jerome Bettis... regained possession and put 8 points on the board to make it 21–18. After afumble on the goal line, Nick Harper picked up the fumble and almost ran i ...
Rudolf Simek... is another name for Mimir, and that the two survivors hide in Yggdrasill."theorizes that the survival of Líf and Lífþrasir is "a case of reduplicati ...
Arnold Palmer... products graced the heads of the rich and famous, including the Beatles and, and later Princess Diana. The company also supplied uniformed organisati ...
Josephus... ta (Insurrectionary Synagogue; Yer. Nazir vii.56a; Yer. San. i.18a; compare, B. J. ii.14, § 5; Jastrow, Dict. p. 838), whence some of the most promin ...
Allan Burns... milar idea was submitted to Universal Studios by Rocky & Bullwinkle writersand Chris Hayward. This format was later handed to writers Norm Liebman an ...
Aleister Crowley... rituals of the Ordo Templi Orientis which had been devised by the occultist. Gardner had gained access to these rituals in 1946, when he had purchase ...
James Lovelock... them or books that describe them (SimAnt: E.O. Wilson’s The Ants, SimEarth:’s Gaia Theory, SimCity: Jay Forrester’s Urban Dynamics and World Dynamics ...
Bob Dylan... rk in 1974. Titled "An Evening With Salvador Allende", the concert featured, Pete Seeger, Arlo Guthrie and Ochs
AristophanesIn The Frogs (405 BC) by, Dionysus descends to Hades and announces himself as Heracles. Aeacus lam ...
Fulk of Jerusalem... as constantly unstable. In response to these incursions into Outremer, Kingconstructed a number of Christian settlements around the city during the 1 ...
Ranulf de GlanvillWalter owed his early advancement to his uncle, who helped him become a clerk of the Exchequer. Walter served King Henry ...
Sylvia Browne... ively challenge notorious high-profile alleged psychics and mediums such as, Allison DuBois and John Edward with a campaign in the media
Prince... lude Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Sade, En Vogue, Nine Inch Nails, Korn,, Naughty by Nature, Johnny Mathis and Janet Jackson. Aaliyah expressed th ...
Leonardo... hat she thought of the voice, she replied 'Ah! It is a ruin, but then so is's Last Supper
Roosevelt... declared "the first international airport of the Americas" by US president
Grandmaster Flash... on history with their adoption by members of the hip-hop community, such as, Run-DMC, LL Cool J, Eminem, Kangol Kid of UTFO, and The Notorious B.I.G. ...
Mohammed Daoud Khan... DPA, حزب دیموکراتیک خلق افغانستان) orchestrated a bloody coup assassinating, his family and bodyguards and consequently assuming power. The PDPA soon ...
Chris Hayward... ubmitted to Universal Studios by Rocky & Bullwinkle writers Allan Burns and. This format was later handed to writers Norm Liebman and Ed Haas, who wr ...
Louis XV... ravelling around the Cape of Good Hope. The Port is named in honour of King. The first Governor was Count Bertrand-François Mahé de La Bourdonnais
Josip Broz Tito... schar (1st Croatian), the first non-Germanic division, was formed, to fight's Yugoslav Partisans. This was followed by the 14th Waffen Grenadier Divi ...
Snorri Sturluson... refusal. Syn is attested in the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by; and in kennings employed in skaldic poetry. Scholars have proposed theor ...
Philip III of Spain... f the Inquisition. The New Christians of Portugal breathed more freely whencame to the throne. By the law of April 4, 1601, he granted them the privi ...
Aristotle... f science and described an early scientific method of inquiry. He discusses's Posterior Analytics and significantly diverged from it on several point ...
Bill Clinton... conservative William Kristol, Dole flatly rejected the health care plan of, remarking, "There is no crisis in health care.
Thomas Sowell... received favorable reviews from academics Gary Kleck, Milton Friedman, and
Aeschylus... esentation of Laius's oracle in this play differs from that found in (e.g.)'s Oedipus trilogy produced in 467 BCE. Helaine Smith argues
King Louis XIII... 'Ancre, a historical drama recounting the events leading up to the reign of. Frequenting the theater, he met the great actress Marie Dorval, and beca ...
Edmund Morris... he marriage was mentioned in , the authorized biography of Ronald Reagan by, who says that the marriage certificate is on file with the State of Cali ...
Éamon de Valera... h rule in Ireland and increased support for the republican government under. The events of Bloody Sunday have survived in public memory. The Gaelic A ...
Andrew Jackson... imply was no popular vote for President in those states. Even in 1824, whenlost in spite of having pluralities of both the popular and electoral vote ...
Ronald ReaganThe treaty was undisturbed untilannounced his Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) on March 23, 1983. On the ...
Henry Nottidge Moseley... ic work was conducted by Wyville Thomson, John Murray, John Young Buchanan,, and Rudolf von Willemoes-Suhm. The official expedition artist was John J ...
Gamal Abdel NasserFollowing the Suez Crisis in 1956, Egyptian president, a leader of the Free Officers Movement, agreed to allow the United Natio ...
Kenneth KaundaUntil 1991, all Zambian banknotes featured a portrait of Presidenton the obverse. Since 1992, all notes have instead featured a fish eagle o ...
Ian Ayres... bles such as cocaine prices. Others agreed, and some researchers, includingand John J. Donohue, claimed that the model contained significant coding e ...
Paul I... emperors were assassinated within less than 200 years: Ivan VI, Peter III,, and Alexander II
Alan Moore... s the streetwise magician John Constantine, following his popularity in therun on Swamp Thing. It has been published continuously since January 1988, ...
Kazuki Tomokawa... wrote Japanese lyrics. Takada used modern Japanese poetry as lyrics, whilemade an album using Chuya Nakahara's poems. Tomobe Masato, inspired by Bob ...
Licinia Eudoxia... acidia, younger daughter of Western Emperor Valentinian III and of his wife, thus creating a bond between a member of the senatorial aristocracy and ...
Sylvester Stallone... s, audiences had an appetite for action films, with both Schwarzenegger andbecoming international stars. Schwarzenegger's roles reflected his sense o ...
James Madison... was an American political party founded around 1791 by Thomas Jefferson and
President of the United States of America... 0 census, the population was 744,344. It is named after James Monroe, fifth. Its county seat is the city of Rochester
Jeconiah... em. Jehoiakim died in 598 BC during the siege, and was succeeded by his sonat an age of either eight or eighteen. The city fell about three months la ...
Mohammad Najibullah... n 1989, the People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan regime, then headed by, proved unexpectedly capable of holding its own against the mujahideen. B ...
Steve Martin... comedic stagecraft, influenced other '70s post-modern comedians, including, Martin Mull and Andy Kaufman
Terry JonesA novel, Douglas Adams's Starship Titanic written by, is based on Adams's computer game of the same name, which in turn is bas ...
Philip José Farmer... s written a novel called Venus on the Half-Shell. In 1975 real-world authorwrote a science-fiction novel called Venus on the Half-Shell, which he pub ...
Jackie Robinson... century, no Major League Baseball team employed an African American player.became the first African American to play for a Major League Baseball team ...
Ovid... tian thinkers in his Divine Comedy such as Virgil, Averroes, Homer, Horace,, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and Saladin, Avicenna has been recognized by bot ...
H. G. Wells... ence fiction pioneer, social reformer, evolutionary biologist and historianwritten during the period 1936-38. Throughout the book, Wells describes hi ...
Thomas Jefferson... y (founded in 1854), was an American political party founded around 1791 byand James Madison
Valentinian IIIOlybrius married Placidia, younger daughter of Western Emperorand of his wife Licinia Eudoxia, thus creating a bond between a member of ...
Croesus... sits in the river Pactolus that were the source of the proverbial wealth of(Lydia's last historical king) were said to have been left there when the ...
R. K. Shanmukham Chetty... se afterwards was known “Gandhi Mandiram” in Chembukkavu. In the mean time,, the controversial Diwan of Cochin Kingdom from 1935 to 1941, was develop ...
Thomas Mann... prevented Hedwig and Alfred Pringsheim (whose daughter Katia was married to) from being arrested by the Gestapo
Tim Johnson... n County and across the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation helped narrowly electto office. The county has the distinction of having the highest percentage ...
John Adams... rance, later known as the Quasi-War. They were signed into law by President. Opposition to Federalists among Democratic-Republicans reached new heigh ...
Xenophon... eir internal affairs. The only histories of Sparta are from the writings of, Thucydides, Herodotus and Plutarch, none of whom were Spartans. Plutarch ...
Owen Gleiberman... tle character, played by Tobey Maguire. The film was directed by Sam Raimi.of Entertainment Weekly remarked on Dunst's ability to "lend even the smal ...
Evelyn Waugh... is brief role as a casket salesman in the film adaptation of The Loved One,'s satire of the funeral business and movie industry in Southern Californi ...
Robert SkiminIn the 1988 alternate history novel Gray Victory, authordepicts Stuart surviving his wound from the battle of Yellow Tavern. After ...
Horace... on-Christian thinkers in his Divine Comedy such as Virgil, Averroes, Homer,, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and Saladin, Avicenna has been recognized ...
John Travolta... immediately lost the weight she gained for the role and dropped the accent.'s mother Helen and sister Ann both appeared in minor roles in this movie. ...
Terri Windling... Susanna Clarke. Art plates were illustrated by William Stout, Mike Mignola,, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick, P. Craig Russell, Mark Crill ...
A. E. Housman... ert – Ralph Hodgson – Thomas Hood – Teresa Hooley – Gerard Manley Hopkins –– Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jenn ...
United States PresidentThrees were elected following a process that selected them as a national nomine ...
PlacidiaOlybrius married, younger daughter of Western Emperor Valentinian III and of his wife Lici ...
Albert II of Belgium... r Duchess of Nemours, Lucrezia is the ancestress of Juan Carlos I of Spain,, Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, as well as the Count of Paris and the c ...
Marina WarnerThe jury included musician Neil Tennant, author, curator Fumio Nanjo and British Council officer Ann Gallagher, chaired b ...
Slavoj Žižek... f film theorists with psychoanalytic potential, including Jacques Lacan and. Hitchcock again filmed extensively on location, this time in the Norther ...
A. A. MilneIn 1926wrote Winnie-the-Pooh, chapter stories about an adorable bumbling teddy be ...
George Orwell... monstrated in the documentary “The Corporation”. In the early 20th-century,originally wrote a preface for his book “”, which focused on the British s ...
Juan Carlos I of Spain... uchess of Guise and later Duchess of Nemours, Lucrezia is the ancestress of, Albert II of Belgium, Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, as well as the Co ...
Ice Cube... 70s funk samples; the best-known proponents were the rappers 2Pac, Dr. Dre,and Snoop Dogg. Gangsta rap continued to exert a major presence in America ...
Neneh Cherry# Move With Me (Dub) –# The Adversary – Crime and the City Solution # What's Good – Lou Reed # L ...
Gus Van Sant... Despite setbacks as a screenwriter, Ellis teamed up with acclaimed directorin 2009 to adapt the Vanity Fair article "The Golden Suicides" into a film ...
Neil GaimanIn the late 1990s, Avary was hired by Warner Bros studio to adapt's comic series The Sandman to the big screen. He frequently sparred with ...
Brigitte HamannAccording to biographer, Winifred Wagner was reported to be "disgusted" by Hitler's persecution o ...
Kurt Vonnegut... f this was the fictitious author Kilgore Trout, who appears in the works of. In the world of those stories, Kilgore Trout has written a novel called ...
Jean Chrétien... Laurent was ranked #4 on a survey of the first 20 prime ministers (through) of Canada done by Canadian historians, and used by J. L. Granatstein and ...
Averroes... de the virtuous non-Christian thinkers in his Divine Comedy such as Virgil,, Homer, Horace, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and Saladin, Avicenna has b ...
Adam Gottlob Oehlenschläger... pecially influenced at this time by the study of Jens Immanuel Baggesen and, during a visit to Copenhagen. Mellem Slagene was followed by Halte-Hulda ...
Conan the Barbarian... Barry Smith for "The Shadow of the Vulture" and "The Song of Red Sonja" inissues 23 and 24 (1973), she did not have as full a figure and dressed a l ...
Sam Raimi... t of the title character, played by Tobey Maguire. The film was directed by. Owen Gleiberman of Entertainment Weekly remarked on Dunst's ability to " ...
Frederick Jackson Turner... of American regions. It has been called "the typically American" region by. Religious pluralism and ethnic diversity have been important elements of ...
James Cameron... what some would say was the signature role in his acting career in director's science fiction thriller film The Terminator. Following The Terminator, ...
Rufus Thomas... ion '82 (Disco Wax, 1982), Grand Wizard Theodore cuts the first six bars of's "Do the Funky Penguin" together for five and a half minutes while an MC ...
Muhammad Salih... ntested election. Karimov drew 86% of the vote against opposition candidate(also spelled "Salih" or "Salikh" ), whose showing experts praised in view ...
Samuel Daniel... classical quantitative verse. Campion's theories on poetry were refuted byin "Defence of Rhyme" (1603)
Juvenal... Latin at University College London and later, at Cambridge. His editions of, Manilius and Lucan are still considered authoritative
Jerome... y may been a blending of the Quo Vadis story with some information given byin a letter
Ronald Reagan... Best Actor. Co-star Jane Wyman fell in love with Ayres and left her husbandfor him, albeit unsuccessfully
Grazia DeleddaThe writerwon Nobel Prize for Literature in 1926
John Keats... sensuality and its medieval revivalism. His early poetry was influenced by. His later poetry was characterised by the complex interlinking of though ...
Ricky Tomlinson... , meetings, product launches and lectures. Past notable appearances include, Joe Longthorne and Patrick McGuinness. Chesterfield Symphony Orchestra g ...
Owen Barfield... h not well known among philosophers, his philosophical work was taken up by(and through him influenced the Inklings, an Oxford group of Christian wri ...
Abraham LincolnOn August 27, 1856,spoke at a rally in Bronson Park, promoting the presidential candidacy of ...
Zeca Afonso... was also credited as one of the discoverers of the Newfoundland fisheries.was a singer and composer
Don RosaDingus McDuck, nicknamed "Dirty Dingus", was created byfor his Duck Family Tree and has not appeared in person. Dingus, who was S ...
Gabriel Byrne... opedia Americana sits on the shelves of psychotherapist Dr. Paul Weston's () home office
Gerald of Wales... erson at 165 m (180 yards) "part of the time" and could always hit an army.commented on the power of the Welsh longbow in the 12th century
William Connor... m. In 1956, an article in The Daily Mirror by veteran columnist Cassandra () mentioned that Liberace was "…the summit of sex—the pinnacle of masculin ...
Arthur C. ClarkeIn his 1962 book Profiles of the Future,predicted that the construction of what H. G. Wells called the World Brain ...
George Washington... elphia in 1793. During his flight, Blanchard carried a personal letter fromto be delivered to the owner of whatever property Blanchard happened to la ...
Islam Karimov... d replaces provincial governors. Under terms of a December 1995 referendum,'s first term was extended. Another national referendum was held January 2 ...
James Madison... ted in the Virginia and Kentucky Resolves, authored by Thomas Jefferson and, which were foundational to the states rights theory that helped lead to ...
Maziar Bahari... creen his or her personal Top 10 favorite films. In 2007, Iranian filmmakerselected O Dreamland and Every Day Except Christmas (1957), a record of a ...
David Irving... e I would not have missed." She was also interviewed that year by historianwho reports that she said that she would then still welcome Hitler at the ...
Kingdom of Cochin... 7, when India gained independence from the British rule, Thrissur was under. Thrissur district was formed on July 1, 1949, with the headquarters at T ...
Bob Dylan... kawa made an album using Chuya Nakahara's poems. Tomobe Masato, inspired by, wrote critically acclaimed lyrics. The Tigers was the most popular Group ...
Midas... historical king) were said to have been left there when the legendary kingof Phrygia washed away the "Midas touch" in its waters
Plato... vine Comedy such as Virgil, Averroes, Homer, Horace, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates,, and Saladin, Avicenna has been recognized by both East and West, as one ...
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.... of Balls Bluff took place near Leesburg on October 21, 1861. Future juristwas critically wounded in that battle along the Potomac River. During the ...
Lewis Morris... renamed "Tinton Falls" in 1975, to avoid postal errors. The name came from's plantation, Tinton Manor, which employed free white workers and slaves. ...
Herodotus... The only histories of Sparta are from the writings of Xenophon, Thucydides,and Plutarch, none of whom were Spartans. Plutarch was writing several cen ...
Sylvester Stallone... Terminator 2: Judgment Day which, in the fictional alternate universe, hadas its star
A. N. WilsonThe friendship of Winifred and Hitler is treated fancifully in's novel, Winnie and Wolf (2007)
Jeff Gerth... sta: The Hundred-Million-Dollar Resort with Criminal Clientele," written byand Lowell Bergman. The article indicated that the La Costa Resort and Spa ...
Charlie KaufmanThe movie Adaptation was presented as if it had been written byand his fictitious brother Donald Kaufman. Both 'brothers' were nominated ...
Robert Zemeckis... tating screenplay for Beowulf was finally produced by the pair in 2007 withdirecting, utilizing the Performance capture technology pioneered in The P ...
Diana, Princess of Wales... s of the Bavaria, Brazil, Parma, Saxony and the Two Sicilies. The late Lady(1961-1997) is a descendant of Lucrezia
Arthur Balfour... nstitute. A new building was begun in 1895 and opened by the Prime Ministerin October 1902. On the site previously had been cheap crowded inner-city ...
George Stevens... outsiders, often "victim-heroes," - examples include the social climber in's A Place in the Sun, the anguished Catholic priest in Hitchcock's I Conf ...
Dionysius of Halicarnassus... is sometimes called Erythraea, from Erythrae, a small place on Mount Ida (i. 55), and at others Gergithia ('of Gergis')
Branch Rickey... a member of the Brooklyn Dodgers. It happened mainly due to General Manager's efforts. The deeply religious Rickey's motivation appears to have been ...
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Thomas Jefferson... osition to them resulted in the Virginia and Kentucky Resolves, authored byand James Madison, which were foundational to the states rights theory tha ...
Bryan Talbot... Art plates were illustrated by William Stout, Mike Mignola, Terri Windling,, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick, P. Craig Russell, Mark Crilley, Elizabeth ...
Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg... Lucrezia is the ancestress of Juan Carlos I of Spain, Albert II of Belgium,, as well as the Count of Paris and the claimants to the Thrones of the Ba ...
Laura Ingalls WilderIn 1933(1867–1957) published the first installment of the Little House on the Pra ...
Michael Powell... man for All Time), originally intended to be directed by one of his heroes,. This led to a more significant role in Bertrand Tavernier's jazz movie R ...
William Morris... generation of artists and writers influenced by the movement, most notablyand Edward Burne-Jones. His work also influenced the European Symbolists a ...
Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey... son – Thomas Hood – Teresa Hooley – Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. E. Housman –– T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Ke ...
William Henry Harrison... cess of presidential succession had been known since the death of Presidentin 1841, but little progress had been made passing a constitutional amendm ...
Al Gore... n effect on the content of the media. For example, according to Fair, ‘Whenproposed launching a progressive TV network, a Fox News executive told Adv ...
Rowland Detrosier... al and no democratic control by its students was intended. In 1829, radicalled a breakaway group to form the New Mechanics' Institution in Poole Stre ...
Neil GaimanAvary and novelist's long gestating screenplay for Beowulf was finally produced by the pair ...
Bruce HalpennyAdditionally, board games can be therapeutic., a games inventor said when interviewed about his game, “With crime you d ...
King James II... y the 1689 English Declaration of Rights, which formally ended the reign of. During the American Revolution, Jefferson and other Americans looked to ...
Bartolomé de las Casas... lined to sixty thousand by 1509. Although population estimates vary, Father, the “Defender of the Indians” estimated there were 6 million (6,000,000) ...
John SteinbeckWorking at 20th Century Fox, Hitchcock adapted a script of's that chronicled the experiences of the survivors of a German U-boat att ...
Thucydides... al affairs. The only histories of Sparta are from the writings of Xenophon,, Herodotus and Plutarch, none of whom were Spartans. Plutarch was writing ...
Harry TurtledoveIn the alternate-history novel How Few Remain by, Stuart is the commanding Confederate general in charge of the occupation ...
Richard III of England... y ship coming to an English port had to bring four bowstaves for every tun.increased this to ten for every tun. This stimulated a vast network of ext ...
Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin Bache, the grandson of, was editor of the Aurora, a Republican newspaper. Bache had accused Geor ...
Nicholas JareckiLater, Ellis was approached by young screenwriterto adapt The Informers into a film; the script they co-wrote was cut from ...
Emperor Maximilian... y of Leuven. His grandfather, Everard van Wesel, was the Royal Physician of, while his father, Anders van Wesel, went on to serve as apothecary to Ma ...
Jehoiakim... d been king for only three months, and replaced him with his older brother,. Necho imposed on Judah a levy of a hundred talents of silver (about 3 3/ ...
Martin ScorseseIn 1976 he appeared in his first mainstream film role, in's landmark Taxi Driver; Scorsese allowed Brooks to improvise much of his ...
Philip Sidney... ongs of Divers Noblemen and Gentlemen", appended to Newman's edition of Sir's Astrophel and Stella, which appeared in 1591. In 1595 "Poemata, a colle ...
Elizabeth Siddal... linked to his work, especially his relationships with his models and muses, Fanny Cornforth, and Jane Morris
Gundobad... sted in religion, while the actual power was held by Ricimer and his nephew
Bill Clinton... anted in conjunction with the university's celebration in 1993 by President. Another university landmark is the Confederate monument, known to studen ...
Adolf Hitler... more involved in European affairs and could have helped prevent the rise of, which began in the following year. Morison and a number of other histori ...
Thomas OverburyHe was implicated in the murder of Sir, but was eventually exonerated, as it was found that he had unwittingly d ...
Teresa Hooley... thea Hemans – W. E. Henley – George Herbert – Ralph Hodgson – Thomas Hood –– Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T ...
Joseph L. Mankiewicz... ough. John M. Stahl ended up directing the 1944 film, which was produced byand starred Gregory Peck, among other luminaries
Lester B. Pearson... ary of State for External Affairs and representative at the United Nations,, at the party's leadership convention in 1958
Thomas JeffersonThe presidents selected by the party were(1801–1809), James Madison (1809–1817), and James Monroe (1817–1825). Afte ...
Dean Wesley Smith... itten in the real world: Captain Proton: Defender of the Earth, a comic, by, who presumed that in the Star Trek universe, the holonovel Captain Proto ...
Edward Dmytryk... nemann's From Here to Eternity, and the Jewish GI bullied by antisemites in's The Young Lions. Later, after a disfiguring car crash in 1956, and alco ...
Bob GregoryIn a 1960s story byand Tony Strobl Scrooge's grandfather is referred to as Titus McDuck
Nikolaus Pevsner... sidered that the north and south transepts were also 12th century but Prof.proposed a later date of about 1275, noting their triplets of Early Englis ...
Jesse Ventura... ul film, Schwarzenegger led a cast which included future Minnesota Governor(Ventura also appeared in The Running Man and Batman & Robin with Schwarze ...
Jean-Yves Tadié... brother and someone very much like himself..." — Marcel Proust: A Life, by, 1996. Racine's influence can also be seen in A.S. Byatt's tetralogy ( Th ...
Lowell Bergman... d-Million-Dollar Resort with Criminal Clientele," written by Jeff Gerth and. The article indicated that the La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, Cali ...
Jack Kerouac... twisted, instantly memorable characters one meets in John Ford's westerns,'s road novels, but, most of all, in the blues and country songs of the 19 ...
President of Ireland... lsion from Fianna Fáil. Lynch also declined to accept nominations to become, a position he had little interest in. In 1992 he suffered a severe healt ...
Loren PopeMillsaps was one of 40 schools in's Colleges That Change Lives
Galen... icine, and similarly to earlier Islamic writers he followed the approach of(and Hippocrates as transmitted through Galen). Along with Rhazes, Abulcas ...
Christina Rossetti... 1877), while also creating art to illustrate poems such as Goblin Market by, his sister and celebrated poet
Orel Hershiser... were affectionately dubbed "Fernandomania." In 1988, another pitching hero,, again led them to a World Series victory, aided by one of the most memor ...
Romulus Augustulus... overthrow of the rebellious magister militum Orestes and his pretender sonin 476. In the East Theodosius II also barred the eunuchs from holding it, ...
Peter Bogdanovich... cted the late American actress Marion Davies in The Cat's Meow, directed by. Derek Elley of Variety described the film as "playful and sporty," sayin ...
Joe Longthorne... ct launches and lectures. Past notable appearances include Ricky Tomlinson,and Patrick McGuinness. Chesterfield Symphony Orchestra give three concert ...
Thomas Hood... – Felicia Dorothea Hemans – W. E. Henley – George Herbert – Ralph Hodgson –– Teresa Hooley – Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Ea ...
Jim Barnes... r Played), and Arthur Havers. From America came Walter Hagen, Tommy Armour,and Al Watrous
Marcel Proust... ionary proportions. His work is still widely read and frequently performed.developed a fondness for Racine at an early age, "whom he considered a bro ...
Patti Smith# It Takes Time –(With Fred Smith
Tommy Armour... atest Game Ever Played), and Arthur Havers. From America came Walter Hagen,, Jim Barnes and Al Watrous
Lord ByronOn 15 October 1816, the Romantic poetvisited the Ambrosian Library of Milan. He was delighted by the letters be ...
Samuel Eliot Morison... worst vice presidents in American history in a 2008 Time Magazine article.wrote that had Marshall carried out his constitutional duties, assumed the ...
Plutarch... ries of Sparta are from the writings of Xenophon, Thucydides, Herodotus and, none of whom were Spartans. Plutarch was writing several centuries after ...
Isabella of France... , including Kenilworth, were confiscated by the crown. Edward and his wife,, spent Christmas 1323 at Kenilworth, amidst major celebrations
Antonin ArtaudIn his essay, The Theatre and Cruelty,claimed that 'the misdeeds of the psychological theater descended from Rac ...
Hubert HarrisonSome of Razaf's early poems were published in 1917-18 in the-edited Voice, the first newspaper of the "New Negro Movement". Razaf coll ...
George W. Bush... istered voters participating. In the 2004 presidential election, Republicanreceived 49.9% of the vote in South Hackensack (499 cast), ahead of Democr ...
Henry VI... st force. The Tower was damaged by artillery fire but only surrendered whenwas captured at the Battle of Northampton. With the help of Richard Nevill ...
Sam HoustonTorrey Trading Houses opened as a part of thepeace policy to develop friendly relationships with native tribes. They bo ...
Archduke Franz Ferdinand... lso used, especially in the Middle East and Balkans (the initial attempt on's life was with a grenade). With heavy weapons, the rocket-propelled gren ...
Xenophon... y, a town of very great antiquity (Herodotus iv: 122). Gergis, according to, was a place of much strength. It had a temple sacred to Apollo Gergithiu ...
Edward V... ent is one of the most infamous events associated with the Tower of London.'s uncle Richard Duke of Gloucester was declared Lord Protector while the ...
Truman... tten investigations and demand actions that were already being taken by theAdministration, although it can be said that the committee's investigation ...
Jens Immanuel Baggesen... produced in 1857. He was especially influenced at this time by the study ofand Adam Gottlob Oehlenschläger, during a visit to Copenhagen. Mellem Slag ...
Holy Roman Emperor... and in 1510 the Venetians obtained sixteen pounds per hundred. In 1507 theasked the Duke of Bavaria to stop cutting yew, but the trade was profitabl ...
Blanche of Lancaster... nd remodelled the great hall with a grander interior and roof. On his deathinherited the castle. Blanche married John of Gaunt, the third son of Edwa ...
James Monroe... the party were Thomas Jefferson (1801–1809), James Madison (1809–1817), and(1817–1825). After 1800, the party dominated Congress and most state gover ...
Ibn al-Nafis... nd Hippocrates as transmitted through Galen). Along with Rhazes, Abulcasis,, and al-Ibadi, Ibn Sīnā is considered an important compiler of early Musl ...
Justinian I... it, although this restriction had been overturned by the 6th century. Under(r. 527-565), the title proliferated and was consequently somewhat devalue ...
Martin Luther King, Jr.... medical attention. Marches and other protests continued for several weeks.came to Danville and spoke at High Street Baptist Church about the brutali ...
Petronius Maximus... lavius Anicius Probus (suggested by Settipani) or, according to some clues,
Sakthan Thampuran... r the Srirangapattanam war. In the meantime, Rama Varma X, the successor ofsigned a treaty with East Indian Company, and made Cochin a subsidiary of ...
King George V... viour of both groups immediately became controversial (one major critic was) for their brutality and violence, not just towards IRA suspects and pris ...
Hugh LoftingIn 1920wrote The Story of Doctor Dolittle, the first of ten Doctor Dolittle books
John Humphrey Noyes... y successful communes in American history. The Oneida Community, founded byin Oneida, New York, was a utopian religious commune that lasted from 1848 ...
Józef Wybicki... onal anthem - Dąbrowski's Mazurka - was written in praise of his actions byin 1797. The Duchy of Warsaw, a small, semi-independent Polish state, was ...
Deborah Pratt... t the series, but are mostly unseen. Ziggy (voiced by co-executive producer) is the artificial intelligence that runs the project and attempts to ded ...
James Monroeconstructed and resided at Oak Hill near Aldie after his presidency. Ameri ...
George Washington... d tyrants. It is its natural manure." In contrast to Jefferson's sentiments, who had been calling for constitutional reform for many years, wrote in ...
Gerard Manley Hopkins... E. Henley – George Herbert – Ralph Hodgson – Thomas Hood – Teresa Hooley –– A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt ...
Sylvester Stallone... g Alive, was released in 1983. It starred John Travolta and was directed by. (Staying Alive was rated PG; it also predated the introduction of the PG ...
Mike Mignola... His Horse by Susanna Clarke. Art plates were illustrated by William Stout,, Terri Windling, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick, P. Craig Rus ...
King Gylfi... nning, where it is described partially in euhemerized form. In the chapter,sets out to Asgard in the guise of an old man going by the name of Gangler ...
Anna d'Este... dern Europe including that of the United Kingdom. Through her granddaughter, Duchess of Guise and later Duchess of Nemours, Lucrezia is the ancestres ...
Thomas Jefferson, who was serving as ambassador to France at the time, refused to be alarm ...
Victor Silvester... generation of English dancers in the 1920s, including Josephine Bradley and. These professionals analysed, codified, published and taught a number of ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... influenced the Inklings, an Oxford group of Christian writers that includedand C. S. Lewis) and Richard Tarnas
Charles V... as apothecary to Maximillian, and later a valet de chambre to his successor. Anders encouraged his son to continue in the family tradition, and enrol ...
James MadisonThe presidents selected by the party were Thomas Jefferson (1801–1809),(1809–1817), and James Monroe (1817–1825). After 1800, the party dominated ...
David Storey... ciate Artistic Director 1971–75, directing premiere productions of plays by, among others
Richard Adams... ith his warhorse Skylark, is featured prominently in the novel Traveller by
Moses... int. In 1998, he lent his voice to the animated film The Prince of Egypt as, before starring in the independent film Joe the King (1999) and playing ...
Rod Blagojevich... he Capitol Steps, poking fun at Illinois politics, especially then-Governor. The Santa Clara Vanguard Drum and Bugle Corps performs the "Bottle Dance ...
Kirk Gibson... the most memorable home runs of all time, by their injured star outfieldercoming off the bench to pinch hit with two outs in the bottom of the ninth ...
George Washington... anklin, was editor of the Aurora, a Republican newspaper. Bache had accusedof incompetence and financial irregularities, and "the blind, bald, crippl ...
Gregory Peck... cting the 1944 film, which was produced by Joseph L. Mankiewicz and starred, among other luminaries
Kathy Reichs... spends much of her free time writing novels about a forensic anthropologist. This mimics Reichs' own real-life second career of writing the Temperanc ...
Theodosius II... ilitum Orestes and his pretender son Romulus Augustulus in 476. In the Eastalso barred the eunuchs from holding it, although this restriction had bee ...
Edward IV... Kingmaker") Henry recaptured the throne for a short time in 1470. However,soon regained control and Henry VI was imprisoned in the Tower of London, ...
Billy Bragg... in September 2009 to record the 1970s Clash B-side "Jail Guitar Doors" with. The song is the namesake of a charity founded by Bragg which gives music ...
Hippocrates... similarly to earlier Islamic writers he followed the approach of Galen (andas transmitted through Galen). Along with Rhazes, Abulcasis, Ibn al-Nafis, ...
P.G.T. Beauregard... the ancestress of many notable people, including American Civil War general. She is a collateral relative of most of the royal families of modern Eur ...
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Laurence Housman... itor, later remarried, to an elder cousin, Lucy, in 1873. Housman's brotherand sister also became writers
William Van HornAccording to a story by, Fergus at some point had a short marriage with an unidentified woman, wi ...
Alexander II... Russian Empire was reconfirmed by all Russian Tsars from Peter the Great to
Stephen Hawking... ongside Spencer Brown as Ford Prefect, Nigel Planer as the voice of Marvin,as the voice of Deep Thought, Patrick Moore as the voice of the Guide, Rog ...
Ranavalona III... Paul Razafinkarefo. He was the son of Henri Razafinkarefo, nephew of Queenof Imerina, and Jennie (Waller) Razafinkarefo, the daughter of John L. Wal ...
HerodotusAccording tothe Heraclids ruled for 22 generations during the period from 1185 BC, las ...
Jonas Lie... ur Greats (De Fire Store) Norwegian writers; the others being Henrik Ibsen,, and Alexander Kielland. Bjørnson is celebrated for his lyrics to the Nor ...
AristotleIn astronomy, he criticized's view of the stars receiving their light from the Sun. Ibn Sīnā stated t ...
Afrika Bambaataa... thms"—was a keynote of hip hop's early days. By 1975, Grandmaster Flash andhad taken up Kool Herc's breakbeat style of DJing, each with their own acc ...
Freda Payne... replaced by Scherrie Payne, the sister of Invictus Records recording artist
Branch Rickey... nership of the Dodgers in 1950, when he bought the shares of his co-owners,and the John L. Smith. Before long he was working to buy new land in Brook ...
Robert Altman... s second film appearance was as a deaf mute hit-man for the mob in director's The Long Goodbye (1973), which was followed by a much more significant ...
Christina Rossetti... name Dante first (in honour of Dante Alighieri). He was the brother of poet, the critic William Michael Rossetti, and author Maria Francesca Rossetti
Patti Smith... rd is featured briefly in the film , a 2008 documentary about rock musician
John Nance GarnerRed River County is the birthplace of, 32nd Vice President of the United States. B.P. Newman (1927–2008), a Tex ...
Mary McAleese... onoured with a state funeral which was attended by the President of Ireland, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern, former Taoisigh John Bruton, Albert Reynolds and ...
Boudica... ll) in Staffordshire, Manduessedum (modern day Mancetter - possible site of's last battle), Tripontium (modern day Newton and Biggin), Venonis (moder ...
Cormac McCarthy... amed for Alexander W. Terrell, a Texas state senator. It is the setting for's novel No Country for Old Men, and the Academy Award winning film adapta ...
Maximilian Joseph... s annexed by the Hohenzollerns of Prussia. In 1796 the Duke of Zweibrücken,, the future Bavarian king Max I. Joseph, was exiled to Ansbach after Zwei ...
Hyder AliHowever, during 1750-60from Mysore attacked Thrissur and was forced to become tributary of Mysore ...
Kenneth GrahameIn 1908wrote The Wind in the Willows from his retired position as secretary of th ...
Afonso V... na"), built in the 15th century, which contains the tomb of the daughter of, St. Joana, who died in 1490. The presence of this royal personage, beati ...
Hákon Hákonarson... s Hiberno-Norman forces in 1171; and 1263 in Scotland by the defeat of Kingat the Battle of Largs by troops loyal to Alexander III. Godwinson was sub ...
William Michael Rossetti... Dante Alighieri). He was the brother of poet Christina Rossetti, the critic, and author Maria Francesca Rossetti
Gladys Knight... eared on the television show Star Search and performed in concert alongside. At age 12, Aaliyah signed with Jive Records and her uncle Barry Hankerso ...
Richard Duke of Gloucester... most infamous events associated with the Tower of London. Edward V's unclewas declared Lord Protector while the prince was too young to rule. The 12 ...
Antonin Artaud... s also celebrated by the Cinémathèque Française, who heralded Avary as "theof cinema" during their Cinema of Cruelty retrospective
Stephanus of Byzantium... 350 BCE. (cf. Phlegon, quoted in the 5th century geographical dictionary of, under 'Gergis'). Other places claimed to have been her home. The sibylli ...
Jonathan Lethem... Bennington College, where he met and befriended fellow writers Donna Tartt,, Francis Lombard and Joseph McLaughlin, none of whom were aware of his li ...
Don RosaIn's "A Letter from Home", it's revealed that Fergus tried to find the Knigh ...
Charles Baudelaire... else; there could be nothing new to say about him. However, as writers likeand Gustave Flaubert came onto the scene to soundly shake the foundations ...
Charles Kingsley... eigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Keats – Henry King –– Rudyard Kipling – Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – John Lydg ...
Patrick Moore... laner as the voice of Marvin, Stephen Hawking as the voice of Deep Thought,as the voice of the Guide, Roger Lloyd Pack as Slartibartfast, and Adam Bu ...
Charles Dickens... late April 1839, as John William Draper had just photographed the Moon andwas serializing Oliver Twist. The majority of the book takes place sevente ...
Rædwald of East Anglia... the church beyond Kent encountered difficulties due to the attitude of King, who had become the leading king in the south after Æthelberht's death. R ...
President of Ireland... e age of 82. He was honoured with a state funeral which was attended by theMary McAleese, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern, former Taoisigh John Bruton, Albert ...
Donna Tartt... He attended Bennington College, where he met and befriended fellow writers, Jonathan Lethem, Francis Lombard and Joseph McLaughlin, none of whom wer ...
Sanjeev Bhaskar... ogramme, broadcast in late 2003. The film, directed by Deep Sehgal, starredas Arthur Dent, alongside Spencer Brown as Ford Prefect, Nigel Planer as t ...
Agis II... began his kingship after the end of the Peloponnesian war after his brotherdied and was left without an heir. (Agis’ son Leotychidas was rumored to b ...
Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya... a leading figure in the 2005 Mauritanian coup d'état that deposed President. In August 2008 General Ould Abdel Aziz led the 2008 Mauritanian coup d'é ...
Charles VII... burg on 23 September, Bavarian troops, for the first time since the days of, fought side by side with the French, and by the Treaty of Pressburg, sig ...
Constantius III... to the powerful magistri militum who dominated the state, such as Stilicho,, Aëtius, Boniface, and Ricimer. Zeno granted it to Odoacer to legitimize ...
Procopius Anthemius... s were shattered, as the Eastern Emperor Leo I the Thracian chose the noble. His association with Gaiseric did not harm Olybrius' career: in 464 the ...
Otto Jahn... His tenure was from 1819 until his retirement in 1854. He was succeeded byand Friedrich Wilhelm Ritschl, who shared the directorship. From 1870 to 1 ...
Henrik Ibsen... one of The Four Greats (De Fire Store) Norwegian writers; the others being, Jonas Lie, and Alexander Kielland. Bjørnson is celebrated for his lyrics ...
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe... es who argued against his 'perfection.' Germans like Friedrich Schiller anddismissed Racine as höfisches Drama, or "courtly drama" too restricted by ...
Barack Obama... ection, Republican John McCain received 62% of the vote, defeating Democrat, who received around 37%. In the 2009 Gubernatorial Election, Republican ...
Conan the Barbarian... magazine. Buscema drew her again in this costume in issues 43, 44 and 48 of(1974) and Dick Giordano in the first issue of Marvel Feature (1975) befor ...
Martin Scorsese... ce success, but eventually became a huge critical success both for directorand actor Robert De Niro, who gained about 60 pounds during the shooting o ...
Alan Cranston... aign to win the United States Senate seat held by Democratic incumbent Sen., as he received less than two percent of the vote in the Republican Party ...
Walter O'MalleyReal estate businessmanhad acquired majority ownership of the Dodgers in 1950, when he bought the ...
Learned Hand... by Morris Ernst, appealed her conviction and won a reversal, in which judgeruled that the pamphlet's main purpose was to "promote understanding"
John Keats... f Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson –– Henry King – Charles Kingsley – Rudyard Kipling – Philip Larkin – Henry ...
King Vanlandi... the 10th century skald Þjóðólfr of Hvinir describing that, upon his death,went to Valhalla
Alexander the Great... Félibien, 1674). Accordingly, one finds scenes of the exploits of Augustus,, and Cyrus alluding to the deeds of Louis XIV (Lighthart, 1997; Sabatier, ...
Hector Berlioz... xophone was invented for use in both orchestras and concert bands. Composerwrote approvingly of the new instrument in 1842. By 1846 Sax had designed, ...
Joseph Lyons... of the 1930s, through Australia's recovery from the Great Depression underand into the early stages of the World War II under Robert Menzies
Dante Alighieri... him Gabriel, but in publications he put the name Dante first (in honour of). He was the brother of poet Christina Rossetti, the critic William Micha ...
The Wind in the WillowsIn 1908 Kenneth Grahame wrotefrom his retired position as secretary of the Bank of England. He moved to ...
Odoacer... tilicho, Constantius III, Aëtius, Boniface, and Ricimer. Zeno granted it toto legitimize the later's rule in Italy after his overthrow of the rebelli ...
Charles DickensThe number of visitors increased, including Queen Victoria and. Work was undertaken during the 19th century to protect the stonework fro ...
Richard... d Edward was confined to the Tower of London along with his younger brother. The Duke of Gloucester was proclaimed King Richard III in July. The prin ...
John Sparrow... d humorous poems published posthumously under the title Unkind to Unicorns.found statements in a letter written late in Housman's life which describe ...
James Madison... s, its population was 13,664. Its seat is Madisonville, and it is named for, the fourth president of the United States
President Jimmy Carter... process. There was a hopeful precedent in the 1978 Camp David Accords wherewas able to broker a peace agreement between Egypt, represented by Preside ...
Henry Sass... inter, having shown a great interest in Medieval Italian art. He studied at's Drawing Academy from 1841 to 1845 when he enrolled at the Antique Schoo ...
Philip V of Spain... between 1700 and 1720. After it was assigned to Emperor Charles VI in 1714,briefly recovered the island in 1717, but in 1720 the European powers assi ...
Mao Zedong... n principles of guerilla warfare that Massoud had learned from the works ofand Che Guevara. His forces were considered the most effective of all the ...
John McCain... the 226 counties in Texas to cast the majority of its votes for Republican. McCain won 69% of the vote and 55,187 votes. Democrat Barack Obama won 3 ...
Fallopius... professorship, which had become vacant by the death of his friend and pupil
John Quincy Adams... ke down. The party split between Andrew Jackson and the incumbent President. What began as Jackson's ideas of democracy ("Jacksonian democracy") lead ...
Charles Einstein... at Los Angeles advertising agency Dailey & Associates. His half-brother was(1926–2007), a writer for such television programs as Playhouse 90 and Lou ...
Susanna Clarke... ok was a short story entitled The Duke of Wellington Misplaces His Horse by. Art plates were illustrated by William Stout, Mike Mignola, Terri Windli ...
Don Rosa... Seafoam is used as back-story. The character's story was later expanded by, and he appears among the McDucks in heaven in The Life and Times of Scro ...
Patricia Bosworth... gomery, after whom she named her younger son. According to Clift biographer, Ethel was the illegitimate daughter of Woodbury Blair and Maria Anderson ...
Barack Obama... publican John McCain. McCain won 69% of the vote and 55,187 votes. Democratwon 30% of the vote and 23,726 votes. Other candidates won 648 votes and 1 ...
Rudyard Kipling... th Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Keats – Henry King – Charles Kingsley –– Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – John Lydgate – H. F. Lyte – ...
Ennodius... his place. Very little is known of Olybrius' policy; in his Vita Epifanius,describes him as a pious man and that he acted accordingly. An important c ...
Jay McInerney... lis became closely associated and good friends with fellow Brat Pack writer: the two became known as the "toxic twins". The writer became a pariah fo ...
Rick RiordanAthena appears in's Percy Jackson & the Olympians book series. Her daughter, born from her ...
Elbridge Gerry... ample of the confederation government's weaknesses, while opponents such asthought that a federal response to the rebellion would have been even wors ...
CroesusIn 547 BC, the Lydian kingbesieged and captured the Persian city of Pteria in Cappadocia and enslave ...
Goscelin... Justus. A Vita (or Life) was written about the time of his translation, by, but it is mainly based on information in Bede. His tomb was opened in 19 ...
Gustave Flaubert... thing new to say about him. However, as writers like Charles Baudelaire andcame onto the scene to soundly shake the foundations of French literature, ...
Alexander Kielland... ire Store) Norwegian writers; the others being Henrik Ibsen, Jonas Lie, and. Bjørnson is celebrated for his lyrics to the Norwegian National Anthem, ...
PtolemySoon after, he wrote the Compendium of the Almagest, a commentary on's Almagest. Avicenna concluded that Venus is closer to the Earth than the ...
Laurence... more in his lifetime. This proved true. After his death Housman's brother,, published further poems which appeared in More Poems (1936) and Collecte ...
Alexander III... e defeat of King Hákon Hákonarson at the Battle of Largs by troops loyal to. Godwinson was subsequently defeated within a month by another Viking des ...
Emperor Charles V... ter publication, Vesalius was invited as Imperial physician to the court of. He informed the Venetian Senate that he was leaving his post in Padua, w ...
James I of England... able shipbuilding location by John Wood, a shipbuilder, who petitioned Kingfor a land grant. The surrounding area was soon settled as a plantation co ...
Joseph LyonsFounding leaderbegan his political career as an Australian Labor Party politician and ser ...
Andrew Jackson... ess, but in the late 1820s, that system broke down. The party split betweenand the incumbent President John Quincy Adams. What began as Jackson's ide ...
Carl BarksCaptain Hugh "Seafoam" McDuck first appeared in an untitledstory (known as "The Horseradish Story"), where the story of Swindle McSue ...
HerodotusAccording to, the Lydians were the first people to introduce the use of gold and silve ...
Henry VIII... ders have been the Royal Bodyguard since at least 1509. During the reign of, the Tower was assessed as needing considerable work on its defences. In ...
Lady Jane Grey... ilworth. Before his execution in 1553 by Queen Mary for attempting to placeon the throne, Dudley had built the new stable block and widened the tilty ...
Galen... tion of Aristotle (into orycta and metals) and three-part classification of(into terrae, lapides and metals). The four parts of Ibn Sina's classifica ...
Montgomery Blair... e her birth and subsequent adoption. This would make her a granddaughter of, Postmaster General under President Abraham Lincoln, and a great-granddau ...
Peter I of RussiaDuring the war,had occupied all Swedish possessions on the eastern Baltic coast: Swedish ...
Arthur Goldberg... nd British were supporting Israel in the conflict, United States Ambassadorannounced that the U.S. forces were hundreds of miles from the conflict. A ...
Elizabeth Jennings... – A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt –– Samuel Johnson – John Keats – Henry King – Charles Kingsley – Rudyard Ki ...
Anton Chekhov... ive Speech) and the Chekhov Method originated by Michael Chekhov (nephew of)
Mousse T.... ventually certified platinum and double gold by the IFPI. Producers such asand Pontus Söderqvist consulted on Now... Us!, whose media-critical leadin ...
Jean Anouilh... completed filming a new work, Vous n'avez encore rien vu, an adaptation of's 1941 play Eurydice. It is scheduled to be released in 2012. The film ha ...
James Bond... e his complete office was on the top level of a double-decker bus. (Severalfilms of the 1970s would make use of a similar gimmick for Bond's briefing ...
Ezekiel... rom the land and dispersed throughout the Babylonian Empire. Among them was. Nebuchadnezzar appointed , Jehoiakim's brother, king of the reduced king ...
Phlegon of Tralles... ions. Some genuine Sibylline verses are preserved in the Book of Marvels of(2nd century CE)
Gene Roddenberry... eator of the title android, in The Questor Tapes, written for television byand Gene L. Coon and directed by Richard A. Colla, who, almost four years ...
John Keats... friendship. The painting illustrated a poem by the then still little-known. Rossetti's own poem "The Blessed Damozel" was an imitation of Keats, so ...
John McCain... he national and state levels. In the 2008 Presidential Election, Republicanreceived 61% of the vote, defeating Democrat Barack Obama, who received ar ...
Ibsen... hristiania to prepare for university. This was the same school that trained, Lie, and Vinje
Vincent of Beauvais... fluential, having influenced later medieval chemists and alchemists such as
T. E. Hulme... ey – Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey –– Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Keats – Henry Ki ...
Herbert Hoover... ng the report Lawlessness in Law Enforcement in 1931, under the auspices of's Wickersham Commission. In 1934, the ACLU lobbied for the passage of the ...
John McCain... nal level, Fairfield leans toward the Republican Party. In 2008, Republicanreceived 2797 votes here (about 70%), while Democrat Barack Obama received ...
Patrick Dennis... ny Award nomination for Best Actress in a Play in 1957 for her iconic role.dedicated his second Auntie Mame book Around the World with Auntie Mame to ...
John Quincy Adams... y") lead to the founding of the Democratic Party. The other faction, led byand Henry Clay, formed a new party known as the National Republicans; it e ...
Steve Israel... rict, which includes Huntington, Brentwood and Bay Shore, is represented by. A Democrat, Israel won the seat vacated by Rick Lazio in 2000 when he ma ...
Alcuin... s Eadbald's actions as a repudiation of his father's pro-Frankish policies., a later medieval writer, wrote that Laurence was "censured by apostolic ...
Che Guevara... guerilla warfare that Massoud had learned from the works of Mao Zedong and. His forces were considered the most effective of all the various Afghan ...
Caroline Coon... Burning", about the bleakness and boredom of life in the inner city. Artist, who was associated with the punk scene, argued that "[t]hose tough, mili ...
P. V. Narasimha Rao... continuing the policies initiated by the previous Congress Government underand Manmohan Singh, pushed through major privatizations of big government ...
Aristotle... es, which was a significant improvement over the two-part classification of(into orycta and metals) and three-part classification of Galen (into terr ...
Margaret BeckettOther notable alumni include, a politician who in 2006 became Foreign Secretary
Barack Obama... Republican John McCain received 2797 votes here (about 70%), while Democratreceived 1137 (about 28%)
Henry Tudor... until he was defeated at the Battle of Bosworth in 1485 by the Lancastrian, who ascended to the throne as Henry VII
J. K. Rowling... for fans. A well-known example of this comes in the Harry Potter series of, where three such supplemental books have been produced, with the profits ...
Nostradamus... ings of sibyls and oracles were notoriously open to interpretation (compare) and were constantly used for both civil and cult propaganda. The Sibylli ...
Truman... ionist Senator Robert Taft. Eisenhower's campaign was a crusade against theadministration's policies regarding "Korea, Communism and Corruption.
L. Frank BaumIn 1900(1856–1919) published The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. It has been constantly i ...
LL Cool J... s, there were popular hip hop songs, and the celebrities of the scene, like, gained mainstream renown. Other performers experimented with politicized ...
Gene L. Coon... droid, in The Questor Tapes, written for television by Gene Roddenberry andand directed by Richard A. Colla, who, almost four years later, again dire ...
Pharaoh... chadnezzar, ceasing to pay tribute to him and entered into an alliance withHophra of Egypt. In 589 BCE, Nebuchadnezzar II returned to Judah and again ...
Sigurd the Crusader... National Theatre, Bjørnson received an ovation, and his saga-drama of Kingwas performed at the opening of Nationaltheatret in Oslo
Joseph Cotten... ie" Newton (Teresa Wright), who suspects her beloved uncle Charlie Oakley () of being a serial murderer. Critics have said that in its use of overlap ...
Wang Anshi... action at court, resolutely opposed to the reformist policies of Chancellor. Sima presented increasingly critical memorials to the throne until 1070, ...
Hope Mirrlees... ish fantasy, following in the footsteps of authors such as Lord Dunsany and. It is concerned with the adventures of a young man from the village of W ...
Grandmaster Flash... ] West African polyrhythms"—was a keynote of hip hop's early days. By 1975,and Afrika Bambaataa had taken up Kool Herc's breakbeat style of DJing, ea ...
Don RosaAccording to, Seafoam McDuck and Hugh McDuck are the same character; "Seafoam" is just ...
Jesse Frank Ford... ite for a possible nuclear waste disposal repository but was later dropped., founder of Arrowhead Mills, led the opposition to the Deaf Smith site on ...
Richard Dreyfuss... southern California, attending Beverly Hills High School with the likes ofand Rob Reiner
André Malraux... snais married Florence Malraux (daughter of the French statesman and writer); she was a regular member of his production team, working as assistant d ...
Anastasio Somoza Debayle... lebrated the left-wing rebels who had recently overthrown Nicaraguan despot, and the album was filled with songs driven by other political issues ext ...
Augustus... he king” (Félibien, 1674). Accordingly, one finds scenes of the exploits of, Alexander the Great, and Cyrus alluding to the deeds of Louis XIV (Light ...
Ted Theodore... dvocated orthodox fiscal management. When Labor reinstated the more radicalas Treasurer in 1931, Lyons and Fenton resigned from Cabinet
Sakthan Thampuran... and started the most spectacular cultural festival called Thrissur Pooram.laid the modern foundation stone of Thrissur and made the city in to a maj ...
Franklin D. RooseveltTheadministration proposed the New Deal to combat the depression. ACLU leader ...
Bollandist... nt Veronica or Berenice, according to the "Acta Sanctorum" published by thes (under February 4), was a pious woman of Jerusalem who, moved with pity ...
John William DraperThe story begins in late April 1839, ashad just photographed the Moon and Charles Dickens was serializing Oliver ...
Virgil... alongside the virtuous non-Christian thinkers in his Divine Comedy such as, Averroes, Homer, Horace, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and Saladin, Avic ...
Darrell Waltrip... tel. Many NASCAR drivers also got their start in racing from karts, such as, Danica Patrick, Lake Speed, Ricky Rudd, Juan Pablo Montoya, Tony Stewart ...
Rob Reiner... attending Beverly Hills High School with the likes of Richard Dreyfuss and
Friedrich Schiller... iticism from many sources who argued against his 'perfection.' Germans likeand Johann Wolfgang von Goethe dismissed Racine as höfisches Drama, or "co ...
Walter ScottThe castle's cultural prominence increased after Sirwrote Kenilworth in 1821 describing the royal visit of Queen Elizabeth. Ve ...
Bob Dylan"Love and Theft" is the 31st studio album by, released by Columbia Records on September 11, 2001. It featured backing ...
Brendan Sullivan Jr... d that Stevens had hired "Washington's most powerful and expensive lawyer",., in response to the investigation. In 2006, during wiretapped conversati ...
John McCain... toward the Republican Party. In the 2008 Presidential Election, Republicanreceived 62% of the vote, defeating Democrat Barack Obama, who received ar ...
Samuel Johnson... ry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings –– John Keats – Henry King – Charles Kingsley – Rudyard Kipling – Philip La ...
Gavin Lambert's memoir, Mainly About Lindsay Anderson, in which he claimed that Anderso ...
Andrew Jackson... anddaughter of Francis Preston Blair, a journalist and adviser to President, and Levi Woodbury, an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. However, t ...
Mary Stuart... opular comedy of De Nygifte (The Newly Married) and his romantic tragedy ofin Scotland. In 1870 he published Poems and Songs and the epic cycle Arnlj ...
Frank MillerThe Dark Knight Returns, written by, takes place about 10 years after Batman "retires." It depicts an "Arkham ...
Neil GaimanStardust (1998) is the first solo prose novel by. It is usually published as a novel with illustrations by Charles Vess. S ...
Nixon Administration... 1), he voted to allow newspapers to publish the Pentagon Papers despite the's contention that publication would have security implications. In his co ...
Omar Khayyám... owne claims that the following Persian verses are incorrectly attributed to, and were originally written by Ibn Sīnā
Alyattes II... ginning of the reign of King Alyattes (sometimes incorrectly referred to as), who ruled Lydia c. 610-550 BC. The first coins were made of electrum, a ...
Abraham Lincoln... her a granddaughter of Montgomery Blair, Postmaster General under President, and a great-granddaughter of Francis Preston Blair, a journalist and adv ...
Henry Clay... ng of the Democratic Party. The other faction, led by John Quincy Adams and, formed a new party known as the National Republicans; it evolved into th ...
Dante AlighieriAs early as the 14th century whendepicted him in Limbo alongside the virtuous non-Christian thinkers in his ...
Barack Obama... ection, Republican John McCain received 61% of the vote, defeating Democrat, who received around 37%. In the 2009 Gubernatorial Election, Republican ...
Ferdinand VII of Spain... and Spain, assemblies called juntas were established to rule in the name of
King Mohamed VIPolicies associated with foreign relations are determined by the king,, and his advisors, despite the fact that Morocco has a constitutional mon ...
Beatrix PotterIn 1902published The Tale of Peter Rabbit, that follows Peter Rabbit, a mischievo ...
John Adams... of foreign debt payments. Even comparatively conservative commentators likeobserved that these levies were "heavier than the People could bear.
John Lydgate... s Kingsley – Rudyard Kipling – Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow –– H. F. Lyte – Louis MacNeice – Andrew Marvell – John Masefield – Alice Me ...
Snorri Sturluson... hapter 31 of Gylfaginning in the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by, Ullr is referred to as a son of Sif (with a father unrecorded in survivi ...
Florence TurnerGriffith had intended to give the part to Biograph's leading lady,, but Lawrence managed to convince Solter and Griffith that she was the be ...
C. L. R. James... Indian songs, and epitomised an event that historian and cricket enthusiastdefined as crucial to West Indian post-colonial societies. The song, later ...
Sophocles... icles on such authors as Horace, Propertius, Ovid, Aeschylus, Euripides and. He gradually acquired such a high reputation that in 1892 he was offered ...
Geoffrey Perkins... sounding nature, but also for the fact that it had a banjo in it, which, asrecalls, Adams said would give it an "on the road, hitch-hiking feel.
King Philip II's... y, the Knights Hospitaller based in Malta, and others, under the command ofillegitimate half brother, John of Austria) that defeated the Ottoman flee ...
Sakthan Thampuran... when he was collector of Thrissur district. He is also known as the secondof Thrissur by shifting the Municipal Stand near the M.O. Road to Shaktan ...
Cameron Crowe... alongside Orlando Bloom, in Elizabethtown, a movie written and directed by. The film premiered at the 2005 Toronto Film Festival. Dunst revealed tha ...
Pierre Corneille... d himself compared constantly with his contemporaries, especially the great. In his own plays, Racine sought to abandon the ornate and almost otherwo ...
Edward III... Tower and release the prisoners held there. For three years he ruled whilewas too young to do so himself; in 1330, Edward and his supporters capture ...
Scheherazade... rated by an unknown narrator, and in this narration the stories are told by. In most of Scheherazade's narrations there are also stories narrated, an ...
Jay McInerney... ays Blair in the 1987 film adaptation of Less Than Zero. Allison Poole from's 1988 novel Story of My Life appears as a torture victim of Patrick's. 1 ...
Carl BarksSir Stuft McDuck is mentioned in the story "The Old Castle's Secret" byand later appeared in Don Rosa's Duck Family Tree
Lorenzo Mattotti... Robin Mullins, Lisa Snellings, Terry Moore, Tony DiTerlizzi, Linda Medley,, Zander Cannon, Dave McKean, Jeff Smith, Trina Robbins & Steve Leialoha, ...
Cyprian Norwid... stic minds, including the Romantic poets Adam Mickiewicz, Juliusz Słowacki,, and composer Frédéric Chopin. In the occupied and repressed Poland, some ...
Alexander Pope... replaced, the well-known formal gardens of England which were criticized byand others from the 1710s. Starting in 1719, William Kent replaced these w ...
Princess Alexandra of Kent... Prince's godparents were: The Duke of Gloucester (his maternal granduncle);(his 1st cousin once removed); the Earl of Euston; the Lord Elphinstone ( ...
Robert E. Lee... s Stewart, perhaps America's first free black 18th-century rural physician.'s final supply line—the South Side Railroad—in the spring 1865. Here the ...
Chuck DixonA three-part comic-book adaptation with script byand Sean Deming and illustrated by David Wenzel was published by Eclipse C ...
Joshua Reynolds... d Raphael and Michelangelo and the formal training regime introduced by Sir. Their approach was to return to the abundant detail, intense colours, an ...
Don RosaSir Donald McDuck is mentioned in "The History of The Clan McDuck" by, a chapter created for The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck though it nev ...
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James Madison... esolutions. Though the resolutions followed the "interposition" approach of, Jefferson advocated nullification and at one point drafted a threat for ...
Jared LetoBetween 2006 and 2007, he replacedin Awake, with Jessica Alba, which tells the story of a man who remains aw ...
Pierre BertonNoted Canadian authoronce wrote: "In so many ways the story of Tim Hortons is the essential Can ...
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Dennis Potter... nnaît la chanson (Same Old Song) (1997), his tribute to television works of, the characters express their key emotions or private thoughts by burstin ...
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Don Rosa... in the story "The Old Castle's Secret" by Carl Barks and later appeared in's Duck Family Tree
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Tony DiTerlizzi... Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mullins, Lisa Snellings, Terry Moore,, Linda Medley, Lorenzo Mattotti, Zander Cannon, Dave McKean, Jeff Smith, ...
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William Shatner... Chair". In the Family Guy episode "When You Wish Upon a Weinstein" (2003),is depicted as playing Tevye in a scene from Fiddler. The second episode o ...
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Emma PeelNew female partner Mrs.(Diana Rigg) debuted in this series, in October 1965. The name of the char ...
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Stan Kasten... ncluding former Los Angeles Lakers player Magic Johnson, baseball executiveand film mogul Peter Guber, was announced on March 27, 2012. The total sal ...
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry... film version of The Little Prince, based on the classic children's tale by. This film was a critical and box office failure, but the soundtrack reco ...
Howard Chaykin# Issue 78, "The Day of the Sword", Roy Thomas/Doug Moench (w),(layouts) Dick Giordano/Terry Austin (a). (Origin re-drawn). (Reprint from ...
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Brian Clemens... were auditioned before the show's casting director suggested that producersand Albert Fennell check out a televised drama featuring the relatively un ...
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Lars von Trier... ived reasonable reviews, and earned $640 thousand worldwide. Dunst stars in's science-fiction film Melancholia as a depressed woman at the end of the ...
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Robert Morris... n and voted for independence. In the Pennsylvania delegation, Dickinson andabstained, allowing the delegation to vote three-to-two in favor of indepe ...
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Émile Zola... itional acceptance and integration of the Jews in Europe. He also supported's position in the Dreyfus affair
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Joel Chandler HarrisIn 1881(1845–1908) published Uncle Remus, a collection of stories narrated by the ...
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Richard Matheson... lm works was the music to The Omega Man, based upon the book I Am Legend byand starring Charlton Heston. The soundtrack was not released on CD until ...
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John TravoltaTony Manero () is a skirt-chasing Italian American from the Bay Ridge, Brooklyn neighbo ...
Jill Thompson... e illustrated by William Stout, Mike Mignola, Terri Windling, Bryan Talbot,, Paul Chadwick, P. Craig Russell, Mark Crilley, Elizabeth Johns, Michael ...
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Maya AngelouLatifah was asked by, who was unable to attend, to recite a poem written by Angelou at the mem ...
William Bell ScottIn February 1857, Rossetti wrote to
Eoin ColferIt was announced on 17 September 2008 that Artemis Fowl authorhad been commissioned to write the sixth instalment entitled And Another T ...
Henry Ford... (NLRB) posed a dilemma for the ACLU, because in 1937 it issued an order to, prohibiting Ford from disseminating anti-union literature. Part of the A ...
Maximilian II... ng the force of public opinion against him, abdicated in favour of his son,
Larry McMurtryGlasgow is mentioned in the novel Boone's Lick by. The Cecil family stops journeys from Boone's Lick by wagon to meet a fla ...
Henry de Monfreid... and spearheads made of stingray stingers, used in Micronesia and elsewhere.stated in his books that before World War II, in the Horn of Africa, whips ...
John Masefield... Longfellow – John Lydgate – H. F. Lyte – Louis MacNeice – Andrew Marvell –– Alice Meynell – Harold Monro – William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbo ...
Calvin Coolidge... t, but they were defeated by the Republican ticket of Warren G. Harding and. On their election, Marshall sent a note to Coolidge in which he offered ...
Salvator Rosa... for in an ideal landscape, where the painterly inspiration would come fromrather than Claude Lorrain. During the nineteenth century he was widely cr ...
Henrik WergelandFrom his youth and forwards, Bjørnson admired, and became a vivid spokesman for the Norwegian Left-wing movement. In th ...
Henry Bolingbroke... as in the security of the Tower rather than Windsor as was more usual. Whenreturned from exile in 1399, Richard was imprisoned in the White Tower. He ...
Paul Jenkins... on the book to date. Other writers who have written for the series include, Warren Ellis, Brian Azzarello, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Denise Mina, ...
Thomas Jefferson... Clark camped at that mouth of the Kalama River, under orders from President. Over the following days, they would reached the present sites of Kelso a ...
R. K. Shanmukham Chetty... city had been a breeding ground of famous politicians and bureaucrats like, P.C. Rao, C. Achutha Menon, K. Karunakaran, Joseph Mundassery, Vinod Rai ...
John Adams... s down in those communities in September and October. James Warren wrote toon October 22, "We are now in a state of Anarchy and Confusion bordering o ...
Jim Morrison... he band of the same name. Kilmer memorized the lyrics to all of lead singer's songs prior to his audition, and sent a video of himself performing som ...
Lee Teng-hui... er Chiang Ching-kuo. The reforms were promulgated under Chiang's successor,, which culminated in the first ever direct presidential election in 1996. ...
Huáscar... nt civil war between the factions of the two brothers Emperor Atahualpa and, and the enmity of indigenous nations the Incas had subjugated, such as t ...
Oliver Parker... ted a version using an all black cast, set in the United States of America., an English director who had previously adapted other plays by Wilde, mad ...
Fidel Castro... had joined the FBI and in the 1960s had contracted to the CIA to eliminateusing Mafia bosses Sam Giancana and Santo Trafficante. In late 1971, the P ...
Paul Chadwick... y William Stout, Mike Mignola, Terri Windling, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson,, P. Craig Russell, Mark Crilley, Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mu ...
Queen Elizabeth, the Queen MotherThe Comet was a hit with passengers includingand Princess Margaret, who were guests on a special flight on 30 June 1953 ...
Chen Shui-bian... culminated in the first ever direct presidential election in 1996. In 2000,was elected the president, becoming the first non-KMT president on Taiwan. ...
Lewis CarrollIn 1865(1832–1898) published Alice's Adventures in Wonderland in England. The tal ...
Alice Meynell... n Lydgate – H. F. Lyte – Louis MacNeice – Andrew Marvell – John Masefield –– Harold Monro – William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noye ...
Shintaro TsujiIn 1962,, founder of Sanrio, began selling rubber sandals with flowers painted on ...
Ivar Aasen... okesman for the Norwegian Left-wing movement. In this respect, he supported, and joined forces in the political struggles in the 1860s and -70s. When ...
Vladimir Putin... Mahendr Dosieah, who presented his Letters of Credence to Russian Presidenton 25 July 2006
Ovid... tly and published scholarly articles on such authors as Horace, Propertius,, Aeschylus, Euripides and Sophocles. He gradually acquired such a high re ...
Louis Marshall... at Syracuse University, under the leadership of Syracuse University Trustee, with the active support of Syracuse University Chancellor Day. Its found ...
Princess Margaret... t was a hit with passengers including Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother and, who were guests on a special flight on 30 June 1953 hosted by Sir Geoffr ...
Bill Clinton... ummit at Camp David of July 2000 took place between United States President, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak, and Palestinian Authority Chairman Ya ...
Charles I... f Arms Hotel. The hotel was built by Sir Thomas Morgan, during the reign of. Cardiff Arms Park was named after this hotel. From 1803, the Cardiff Arm ...
Arthur Garfield Hays... on. But part of the ACLU supported Ford's right to free speech. ACLU leaderproposed a compromise (supporting the auto workers union, yet also endorsi ...
Ronald Reagan... Valley Days under the title Trails West; the series' original host had been. He also turned in an appearance as a hand surgeon in the Night Gallery e ...
Samuel Adams... ommanded the legislature to "vindicate the insulted dignity of government."claimed that foreigners ("British emissaries") were instigating treason am ...
Dan Savage... so long," he clarifies. "But I still use it, I still say it." Responding to's It Gets Better campaign, aimed at preventing suicide among LGBT youth, ...
Julian Lennon... ings Castle and released the environmental charity single with her cover of's song "Saltwater". All the money from this single went to charity. In 19 ...
Thomas JeffersonVice Presidentdenounced the Sedition Act as invalid and a violation of the constitution
H. P. Lovecraft... recent comic books have featured Jeremiah Arkham. Inspired by the works of, and in particular his fictional city of Arkham, Massachusetts, the asylu ...
David Lee Roth... itar player to record the parts. He eventually found former Frank Zappa andguitar player Steve Vai, whom Coverdale had seen in the 1986 film Crossroa ...
Colin Firth... had previously adapted other plays by Wilde, made a film in 2002; it stars(Jack), Rupert Everett (Algy), Dame Judi Dench (Lady Bracknell), Reese Wit ...
George Washington... he site was purchased by William Dobson and was called Dobson's Crossroads.was served breakfast at Dobson's tavern on June 2, 1791. Joseph Kerner bou ...
Adolf HitlerIn his later life, Steiner was accused by the Nazis of being a Jew, andlabelled Anthroposophy "Jewish methods." The anthroposophical institutions ...
Alexander the Great... the Achaemenid Persian Empire until the fall of the Empire in c. 333 BCE to. The period under Persian rule after the construction of the second Templ ...
Julie Andrews... ext Broadway production was Camelot. The production starred Richard Burton,and Robert Goulet.The trio appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show and sang a few ...
Henry V... pped while journeying to France in 1406 and held in the Tower. The reign of(1413–1422) renewed England's fortune in the Hundred Years' War against Fr ...
John Ruskin... ch were called later the third and fourth "Mycenaean"; but these, bought by, and presented to the British Museum, excited less attention than they de ...
DiocletianUnder the tetrarchy reform of Emperorin 296 AD, Lydia was revived as the name of a separate Roman province, muc ...
Jehovah's Witnesses... court cases and established new civil liberties. One such defendant was the, who were involved in a large number of Supreme Court cases. Cases that t ...
Aeschylus... d published scholarly articles on such authors as Horace, Propertius, Ovid,, Euripides and Sophocles. He gradually acquired such a high reputation th ...
John Lott... he authors find a slight Democratic lead in the average endorsement choice.and Kevin Hassett of the American Enterprise Institute study the coverage ...
JeffersonThe Democratic Party is often called "the party of," while the modern Republican Party is often called "the party of Lincoln ...
Humphry DavyClathrate hydrates were first documented in 1810 by Sir
William ShakespeareAs regards the unity of action, Racine differs sharply fromin excluding minor plots (compare the parallel themes of blind and unnatur ...
Simon PeggIn 2008, Dunst starred alongsidein How to Lose Friends and Alienate People, an adaptation of the memoir of ...
Margaret Roper... hurch in Canterbury, possesses More's head, rescued by his beloved daughter. This is sealed in the Roper family vault beneath the altar of the Nichol ...
Ma Ying-jeou... oming the first non-KMT president on Taiwan. The 2008 election of Presidentmarked the second peaceful transfer of power, this time back to the KMT
P. Craig Russell... , Mike Mignola, Terri Windling, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick,, Mark Crilley, Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mullins, Lisa Snelli ...
Bud Selig, the Commissioner of Baseball, announced on April 20, 2011, that MLB woul ...
Yasser Arafat... nton, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak, and Palestinian Authority Chairman. Ultimately, it was an unsuccessful attempt to negotiate a "final status ...
George W. BushIn late 2005 Presidentvisited Kernersville's Deere-Hitachi plant to give a speech about the Amer ...
James MadisonJefferson andalso secretly drafted the Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions denouncing the ...
Islam Karimov... ratic Party of Uzbekistan (PDPU), but the party leadership, under President, remained in place. Independence brought a series of institutional change ...
Dennis O'Neil... ular his fictional city of Arkham, Massachusetts, the asylum was created byand first appeared in Batman #258 (October 1974); much of its back-story w ...
Ulysses S. Grant... s Stewart, perhaps America's first free black 18th-century rural physician.to cut Robert E. Lee's final supply line—the South Side Railroad—in the sp ...
Toby Young... on of the memoir of the same name by former Vanity Fair contributing editor. After she signed on to the film, she revealed that she had joined the pr ...
Harold Monro... . Lyte – Louis MacNeice – Andrew Marvell – John Masefield – Alice Meynell –– William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noyes – Wilfred Owe ...
Frederick William IV... my, not Austria. In refusing to agree to the offer of the imperial crown to, Maximilian had the support of his parliament. In withholding his assent ...
Lewis Carroll... nd they wanted Hello Kitty to be different. Shimizu got the name Kitty from's Through the Looking-Glass, where in a scene early in the book Alice pla ...
George Lucas... ng as Anakin Skywalker in the next two prequels (2002) and (2005). Directorhad turned down such big names as Leonardo DiCaprio and Ryan Phillipe for ...
Rupert Everett... ted other plays by Wilde, made a film in 2002; it stars Colin Firth (Jack),(Algy), Dame Judi Dench (Lady Bracknell), Reese Witherspoon (Cecily), Fran ...
Joseph Mundassery... s like R. K. Shanmukham Chetty, P.C. Rao, C. Achutha Menon, K. Karunakaran,, Vinod Rai etc. after the independence. These individuals have changed th ...
Christopher Wren... ry tilt yard tower — the only surviving example of the five original towers;'s Lion gate built for Queen Anne and George I; and the Tudor and 17th-ce ...
Euripides... scholarly articles on such authors as Horace, Propertius, Ovid, Aeschylus,and Sophocles. He gradually acquired such a high reputation that in 1892 h ...
August Wilhelm Schlegel... amous thinkers that were faculty at the University of Bonn include the poet, the historian Barthold Georg Niebuhr, the theologians Karl Barth and Jos ...
John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford... irst as Souhegan East, then as Bedford in 1750. The town was named for Lord, Secretary of State for the Southern Department (1748–1751), and a close ...
Rosie O'Donnell... y Fierstein, starred as Tevye, and Randy Graff, and later Andrea Martin and, was Golde. This production replaced Yente's song "The Rumor" with a song ...
George Soros... Hong Kong dollar in August 1998 and after the Russian ruble collapsed. (See
John Lloyd... t episodes were written by Curtis and Ben Elton. The shows were produced by. In 2000 the fourth series, Blackadder Goes Forth, ranked at 16 in the "1 ...
Peter O'Malley... ayers from Asia; mainly, Japan, Korea, Iran, Iraq, and Taiwan. Former ownerbegan reaching out in 1980 by starting clinics in China and Korea, buildin ...
Bob Dylan... sts were fundamental to The Band's existence and growth: Ronnie Hawkins and. Other guests they admired (and in most cases had worked with before) inc ...
Dolly Parton... r his album "Duets II". In January 2012, while appearing on 106 & Park with, to promote Joyful Noise, Latifah stated that she had been working on a n ...
Sun Tzu... ive development in martial philosophy and strategy emerged, as described byin The Art of War (c. 350 BC)
Julius Caesar... II of Macedon (336 BC), the father of Alexander the Great, and Roman consul(44 BC) are famous victims. Emperors of Rome often met their end in this w ...
Leslie Phillips... Blofeld and Fred Trueman as themselves, June Whitfield as the Raffle Woman,as Hactar, Saeed Jaffrey as the Man on the Pole, Sir Patrick Moore as hims ...
Jeremy Clarkson... rms "Little Englanders". His critical targets also include celebrity chefs,, Vanessa Feltz and, especially, Esther Rantzen. He was a vociferous criti ...
King George III... me a member of the Company of Surgeons. In 1776 he was appointed surgeon to
Donald KnuthIn Introduction to MMIX,proposed that this unit be called a large kilobyte (abbreviated KKB). Othe ...
Roger Penrose... created by the Swedish artist Oscar Reutersvärd in 1934. The mathematicianindependently devised and popularised it in the 1950s, describing it as "i ...
Dave BarryThe Hawley-Smoot Tariff appears repeatedly in's because, "We think it has a wonderful ring to it, and we just like to s ...
William Butler Yeats... Aurum Solis, Ragon, Kenneth M. Mackenzie, Eliphas Lévi, Frederick Hockley,, and Arthur Machen. Many Hermetic, or Hermetically influenced, groups exi ...
Flaubert... nd Sterne, as well as in the classic 19th-century novelists Scott, Dickens,, Melville, Twain, and Dostoevsky, and in the 20th -century works of James ...
Walter Cronkite... c attention. This culminated at the Cronkite's Universe talk show hosted byin New York in 1981, where Leakey and Johanson held a fierce debate on liv ...
Quentin TarantinoIn thefilm Inglourious Basterds, the Nazi-Propaganda film Nation's Pride is dire ...
Juan Diego Solanas... ndry's upcoming biographical film about the band. Dunst is due to appear in' science fiction-romance film Upside Down co-starring Jim Sturgess. Dunst ...
John James Audubon... ted States during the 19th century; outstanding early practitioners include, as well as early Hudson River School painters such as William H. Bartlet ...
Joseph... João V died on July 31, 1750 in Lisbon, and was succeeded by his son Prince
Robert Michael Pyle... tories of wildmen are found on every continent except Antarctica. Ecologistargues that most cultures have human-like giants in their folk history: "W ...
Charles V... ng of Hungary and Bohemia. This link strengthened in 1546, when the emperorobtained the help of the duke during the war of the league of Schmalkalden ...
Alexander Pope... ewbolt – Alfred Noyes – Wilfred Owen – Thomas Love Peacock – George Peele –– Frederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rosset ...
Eric Pinkett... ra in 1972, when Symphonies Nos. 10 and 21, conducted by James Loughran andrespectively, were recorded at the De Montfort Hall, Leicester. The produc ...
Richard DutcherKilmer was in negotiations with(a leading director of Mormon-related films) to play the lead role in a fi ...
King Henry VIII... dover and Anne Boleyn also owned property in the same town. It is said thatmade Aylesbury the county town in preference to Buckingham because Boleyn' ...
George WytheWythe County was formed from Montgomery County in 1790. It was named after, the first Virginian signer of the Declaration of Independence. During th ...
Óengus mac Fergusa... ship, which had been stable for more than a hundred years since the time of(The accession of Cináed mac Ailpín as king of both Picts and Scots can be ...
Scott La Rock... ) left that element behind for political radicalism following the murder of, with the title and cover alluding to Malcolm X. KRS-One became involved ...
Ben Stein... Bueller's Day Off includes a scene where former Richard Nixon speech writer, in the role of a high school teacher, leads a class discussion about the ...
Alexander the Great... scribed in the Book of Judges. Philip II of Macedon (336 BC), the father of, and Roman consul Julius Caesar (44 BC) are famous victims. Emperors of R ...
Virginia WoolfYourcenar's first novel, Alexis, was published in 1929. She translated's The Waves over a 10-month period in 1937
Jacob Grimm... dern German became attached to the activities of these courts specifically.thought that the word is identical in origin to a homophonous word for the ...
Michael Stoyanov... tian, James Morrison, Gregory Itzin, Lauren Tom, Jane Sibbett, Amy Yasbeck,, Tia Carrere, Beverley Mitchell, Michael Madsen, Jon Gries, Kurt Fuller, ...
Richard NixonThe 1986 comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off includes a scene where formerspeech writer Ben Stein, in the role of a high school teacher, leads a cla ...
Theodore Roosevelt... th a broom, and her bad temper, much to the shame of the current president,, and the fear of the soldiers. From 1902 till 1930, she and Matilda ran S ...
Stanley Rous... rst to run the full length of the pitch. It was opened on 23 August 1961 by, secretary of the Football Association. The 10,008 capacity all-seater st ...
Stanley UnwinThe comedianmoved to Long Buckby in 1940 when he got a job with the British Broadcasti ...
Peter Maas... United States. Valachi mentions, in the book The Valachi Papers, written by, a certain "Sandino," as the Family counselor. The mysterious "Sandino" w ...
Barack Obama... Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush all won the county twice. In 2008 Democratwon Klickitat County over Republican by only 21 votes or percentage wise 4 ...
Ulysses S. Grant... ntinued mostly to promote the large-scale corruption tolerated by Presidentran Horace Greeley for the presidency. The Stalwarts defended Grant and th ...
Heinrich Heine... ssions. The composer showed the taste for social life and the dandyism thatemphasized in his literary portrait of Bellini (Florentinische Nächte, 183 ...
Bram Stoker... a major influence on later vampire fiction, particularly Dracula (1897) by. Many of today's standard vampire tropes originated in Varney: Varney has ...
Francis I... f Dreux and of Rethel, governor of Champagne (d. 1524), who was employed byin many diplomatic negotiations, more particularly in his intrigues to get ...
Mark James... out the match. Sam Torrance branded it "disgusting," while European captainreferred to it as a "bear pit" in a book recounting the event. There were ...
Dickens... elding, and Sterne, as well as in the classic 19th-century novelists Scott,, Flaubert, Melville, Twain, and Dostoevsky, and in the 20th -century work ...
Lynne CheneySeveral CC alumni are engaged in political careers. Its graduates include, wife of former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney, and their two daughters, ...
Neil Young... d a stellar list of guests, including other Canadian acts Joni Mitchell and. Two of the guests were fundamental to The Band's existence and growth: R ...
Lyndon B. Johnson... f only included one small paragraph about the Liberty in his autobiography,, Vantage Point, p.300–301 We learned that the ship had been attacked in e ...
Donald JohansonLeakey andwere at the time considered to be the most famous palaeoanthoropologists, ...
King Charles I... med by the House of Burgesses in the British Colony of Virginia by order of, in 1634. The county was largely composed of farms and undeveloped land u ...
Michel Gondry... xpressed interest in playing the role of Blondie frontwoman Debbie Harry in's upcoming biographical film about the band. Dunst is due to appear in Ju ...
Henry Clay... rinciples of 1798, and distrustful of the nationalizing program promoted byand John C. Calhoun
Philip II of Macedon... oabite King Eglon, by Ehud around 1337 BC, described in the Book of Judges.(336 BC), the father of Alexander the Great, and Roman consul Julius Caesa ...
George W. Bush... % of the vote. Richard Nixon (1960, 1972), Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, andall won the county twice. In 2008 Democrat Barack Obama won Klickitat Coun ...
Washington Irving... ted as meeting with the accused and having sexual intercourse with them. In's story "The Devil and Tom Walker" set in 1727, Irving tells how Tom asks ...
Mary Harron... reen, and a starkly different Less Than Zero film was released in 1987, and's adaptation of American Psycho was released to predominantly positive re ...
Edith Wharton... England perhaps London, circa 1890, we see a man pedaling a penny-farthing.'s novel The Age of Innocence (1920) opens with a description of a perform ...
Michelangelo... ly Renaissance, the Sibyls were also represented in publicly available art.fixed our image of the sibyls forever, in his powerful representations of ...
Mihály KárolyiIn October 1918,established the Hungarian Democratic Republic, and Polanyi became Secretar ...
Lew Grade... ial television in the 1950s, where it was broadcast on Sunday afternoons by's Associated TeleVision. This exposure gave Liberace a dedicated followin ...
Tony ShawThe 1990 Premiership team, coached by Leigh Matthews and captained by, had a one-sided grand final win against Essendon, the Magpies recording ...
Al Gore... sage of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) then-Vice Presidentmentioned the Smoot-Hawley tariff as a response to NAFTA objections voiced ...
Henry IV... , who married Anthony de Bourbon, duke of Vendôme, and became the mother of, king of France
Bill Clinton... county with 49.15% of the vote. Richard Nixon (1960, 1972), Ronald Reagan,, and George W. Bush all won the county twice. In 2008 Democrat Barack Oba ...
Joel Osteen... political influence. In the 21st century, the televised church services of's Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, and Robert Schuller's Crystal Cathed ...
Ferdinand... of opposition to the Habsburgs until in 1534 he made a treaty at Linz with, king of Hungary and Bohemia. This link strengthened in 1546, when the em ...
John Cage... sound of one drone could make music. Also in 1949, Pierre Boulez befriended, who was visiting Paris to do research on the music of . John Cage had be ...
Plutarch... ur progressively more perfect ones, the oldest of which was the Golden Age., the Greek historian and biographer of the 1st century, dealt with the bl ...
Queen Mary II... in 1691 from New Kent County. The county is named for King William III andof England. King and Queen County is notable as one of the few counties in ...
Harvey Fierstein... iews and 781 performances at the Minskoff Theatre. Alfred Molina, and later, starred as Tevye, and Randy Graff, and later Andrea Martin and Rosie O'D ...
Grace Kelly... scheming villain, an ex-tennis pro who tries to murder his unfaithful wifefor her money. When she kills the hired assassin in self-defense, Milland ...
John Ruskin... "The Elements of Drawing", a watercolor tutorial by the English art critic, has been out of print only once since it was first published in 1857. Co ...
Dirk Bogarde... en by David Mercer, and a distinguished cast that included John Gielgud and. The story shows an ageing, maybe dying, novelist grappling with alternat ...
Tina Turner... med. Footage from the show was used on the Delicate Sound of Thunder video.played here in 1990 during her Foreign Affair Tour
Bill Roy... ne truly enthusiastic and well-financed challenger – in 1974 by Congressman. Much of Roy's popularity was in response to the fallout from Watergate. ...
Mohamed Nasheed... r. Waheed opposed the arrest order and supported the opposition that forcedto resign. A day later, Nasheed stated that he was forced to resign at gun ...
Joanna Lumley... ole of Steed, with two new partners, Mike Gambit (Gareth Hunt) and Purdey (). It aired on ITV in the UK in 1976-1977, CTV in Canada, CBS in the Unite ...
George Melly... chard Long, Declan McGonagle and Thérèsa Oulton. The prize was presented by
Régis Wargnier... photographer in P. Pavlikovsky's movie The Stringer. The second role was in's movie East/West. Sergey played Sasha, the neighbour of an unlucky coupl ...
George Peele... Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noyes – Wilfred Owen – Thomas Love Peacock –– Alexander Pope – Frederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom – ...
Shah Alam II... athas under Mahadji Shinde recaptured Delhi and restored the Mughal Emperorto the throne in 1772
Björn Ulvaeus... d radio. Subsequently, her relationship with Andersson, and friendship withand Agnetha Fältskog led to the formation of ABBA. In 1972, after five yea ...
Percy Bysshe Shelley... 97, Brian's 1951 opera in eight scenes The Cenci, based on the 1819 play by, was premiered in a concert performance by the Millennium Sinfonia, condu ...
François Rabelais... ic number. See, for example, the Apennine Sibyl, though sometimes, e.g. for, ten was still the proverbial number: “How know we but that she may be an ...
Alfred Molina... 2004, and ran for 36 previews and 781 performances at the Minskoff Theatre., and later Harvey Fierstein, starred as Tevye, and Randy Graff, and later ...
Patrick Hillery... h its nearest neighbour, the United Kingdom and Denmark, on 1 January 1973.became Ireland's first European Commissioner. In appointing Hillery Europe ...
Pope Leo XIIIThe Devotion to the Holy Face of Jesus was eventually approved byin 1885. St Veronica is commemorated on 12 July
Tony Blair... executives), the Iraq War and other foreign policies of George W. Bush and, British cuisine, and organic farming. He supports Britain's involvement ...
Stan Lee... e same name. Schwarzenegger inspired the character and co-developed it with, who would have produced the series. Schwarzenegger would have voiced the ...
Puyi... Mukden Incident and in 1932, a sympathetic government was established, with, the last Qing emperor, installed as the nominal regent and emperor. Manc ...
Abraham Lincoln... to which the United States should strive. This view was notably promoted by, who considered the Declaration to be the foundation of his political phi ...
HesiodThe Greek poet, around the 8th century BCE, in his compilation of the mythological tradi ...
Helena Charles... ts and politicians from a number of political parties. Its first leader was. Its first election win came in 1953, with its members running as indepen ...
Sterne... uixotes influence can be seen in the work of Smollett, Defoe, Fielding, and, as well as in the classic 19th-century novelists Scott, Dickens, Flauber ...
Henry the Fowler... ed the Magyars in their 915 campaign against the Duchy of Saxony under Duke
Francis I... 550 before he was born in 1553. By his wife Margaret d'Angoulême, sister of, he had a daughter, Jeanne d'Albret, queen of Navarre, who married Anthon ...
Albert Einstein... he wrote a PhD thesis on adsorption. His research, which was encouraged by, was supervised by Gusztáv Buchböck, and in 1919 the University of Budape ...
Oscar Wilde... young sinner with the handcuffs on his wrists?", written after the trial of, addressed more general social injustice towards homosexuality. In the po ...
Holy Roman Emperor... n the county courts of Franconia. They received their jurisdiction from the, from whom they also received the capacity to pronounce capital punishmen ...
Pope Pius XI... Ratti's expulsion climaxed in Warsaw. Two years later, Achille Ratti became, shaping Vatican policies towards Poland with Pietro Gasparri and Eugenio ...
James Monroe... party unity was greatly diminished and the party's organization faded away.ran under the party's banner in the 1820 election and built support by con ...
Harry S. Truman... hose involved wanted a similar framework for international trade. Presidentlaunched this process in December 1945 with negotiations for the creation ...
Edmund Campion... was given Scota in marriage as a reward for his services. Writing in 1571,named the pharaoh Amenophis; Keating named him Cincris
King William III... ounty was established in 1691 from New Kent County. The county is named forand Queen Mary II of England. King and Queen County is notable as one of t ...
Mary Shelley... im. This sub-plot has an obvious similarity to the story of Frankenstein byand even more so, perhaps, to subsequent film adaptations of the novel (th ...
Ronald Reagan... arrowly won the county with 49.15% of the vote. Richard Nixon (1960, 1972),, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush all won the county twice. In 2008 Democ ...
Marcos Pérez Jiménez... , though not yet cohesive. Already under the government of Division General, the American influence (cultural, political and military) became more pr ...
Mohamed Nasheedwon the 2008 Presidential election, resulting in Gayoom having to step dow ...
Biz Markie... rom Shanté followed: "Bite This" (1985), "Queen of Rox" (1985), introducingon "Def Fresh Crew" (1986), "Payback" (1987), and perhaps her greatest rec ...
Anna Komnene... ions about it. Again and again their historians refer to that dreadful day", writing a few decades after the actual battle, wrote
Pat Robertson... ral Roberts, Jimmy Swaggart, Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker, Jerry Fallwell, and. Most developed their own media networks, news exposure, and political in ...
Richard Nixon... ." In 1988 Michael Dukakis narrowly won the county with 49.15% of the vote.(1960, 1972), Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush all won the ...
Quentin Tarantino... hivists". Among this group, Avary met an odd and brilliant film enthusiast,. The two became friends, introducing each other to their favorite films
Isaías Medina Angarita... lf), were the General in Chief Eleazar López Contreras and Division General
Giovan Battista Carpi... nald Duck and the Man from the West), written by Guido Martina and drawn by
George W. Bush... ewers by television executives), the Iraq War and other foreign policies ofand Tony Blair, British cuisine, and organic farming. He supports Britain' ...
Nicolas Roeg... music had been used for films previously (most notably, parts of Hymnen in's Walkabout in 1971), this was the first time he had been asked to provid ...
William Worthy... hose to not defend him. The ACLU later reversed their stance, and supportedand Rockwell Kent in their passport confiscation cases, which resulted in ...
William Ewart Gladstone... al to Peel were known as the Peelites and included the Earl of Aberdeen and. During 1859 the Peelites merged with the Whigs and the Radicals to form ...
Milton Friedman... of the United States' GNP and exports were only 5.0%. Monetarists, such as, who emphasize the central role of the money supply in causing the depres ...
Thomas Love Peacock... William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noyes – Wilfred Owen –– George Peele – Alexander Pope – Frederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh – John ...
Tim Holland... ampionship competition in backgammon was held in Las Vegas, Nevada in 1967.was declared the winner that year and at the tournament the following year ...
John Keel... ally and most frequently reported in the 1950s and 1960s, some researchers—and others—have suggested similarities between Men in Black reports and ea ...
Arthur Conan Doyle... er, and also in the "Song of the Bow", a poem from The White Company by Sir
Machiavellian... replacing the medieval worldview. This period saw the adoption of the veryrealpolitik and the primacy of the raison d'état in international relation ...
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FieldingDon Quixotes influence can be seen in the work of Smollett, Defoe,, and Sterne, as well as in the classic 19th-century novelists Scott, Dick ...
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George III... rd (1987) set during the late 18th and early 19th centuries in the reign of, and finally Blackadder Goes Forth (1989) in 1917, set in the trenches of ...
William McKinleyAfter the two terms of Democrat Grover Cleveland, the election ofin 1896 is widely seen as a resurgence of Republican dominance and is some ...
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Andrew Jackson... resentatives, Henry Clay backed John Quincy Adams to deny the presidency to, a longtime political rival
Jerome Clark... period since modern sightings began in 1947, but according to UFO historian, "All MIB are not necessarily garbed in dark suits.
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Samuel Adams... e arrangement of the British Commonwealth, by 1774 American writers such as, James Wilson, and Thomas Jefferson were arguing that Parliament was the ...
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John Quincy Adams... the election was thrown to the House of Representatives, Henry Clay backedto deny the presidency to Andrew Jackson, a longtime political rival
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George W. Bush... in an internal e-mail message that reporters should not "artificially holdand John Kerry 'equally' accountable" to the public interest, and that com ...
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King Harald FairhairIn 875,led a fleet from Norway to Scotland. In his attempt to unite Norway, he fo ...
Paul Robeson... tinued to steer a moderate course through the Cold War. When leftist singerwas denied a passport in 1950, even though he was not a communist and not ...
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Henry Clay... 24 elections. When the election was thrown to the House of Representatives,backed John Quincy Adams to deny the presidency to Andrew Jackson, a longt ...
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DefoeDon Quixotes influence can be seen in the work of Smollett,, Fielding, and Sterne, as well as in the classic 19th-century novelists S ...
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Quentin Tarantino... on Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction, the latter of which earned both him andan Oscar for Best Original Screenplay at the 67th Academy Awards. He also ...
Roger Bacon... قيه (hikmat-al-mashriqqiyya, in Latin Philosophia Orientalis), mentioned by, the majority of which is lost in antiquity, which according to Averroes ...
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Mark HalperinOne such allegation of misleading balance came from, political director of ABC News. He stated in an internal e-mail message ...
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SmollettDon Quixotes influence can be seen in the work of, Defoe, Fielding, and Sterne, as well as in the classic 19th-century nove ...
Martin Van Buren... in their votes required complex party organization. Under the leadership of, a firm believer in political organization, the Jacksonians built strong ...
Moses... received poor reviews. Also in 2004, Kilmer returned to the theatre to playin a Los Angeles musical production of , produced by BCBG founder Max Azri ...
Anne of Brittany... incourt in 1415. Alain the Great, lord of Albret (d. 1522), wished to marry, and to that end fought against Charles VIII; but his hopes being defeate ...
Wilfred Owen... Harold Monro – William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noyes –– Thomas Love Peacock – George Peele – Alexander Pope – Frederic Prokosch ...
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Ron JoyceSoon after Horton opened the store, he met, a former Hamilton police constable. In 1965, Joyce took over the fledgli ...
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Bertrand Russell... ics to a logical formulation via set theory and its derailing by a youthful, the discoverer of Russell's paradox. Frege had planned a three volume de ...
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John Skelton... alter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sassoon –– Robert Southey – Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevens ...
Daniel Patrick MoynihanIntroduced by Senator, Section 1706 added a subsection(d) to Section 530 of the Revenue Act of ...
Chandragupta Maurya... ssassinations in detail in his political treatise Arthashastra. His student, the founder of the Maurya Empire, later made use of assassinations again ...
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OrestesThe story is an update of the Greek myth ofto the family of a Northern general in the American Civil War. Agamemnon i ...
Paul the Deacon... rius Scholasticus l.2.c.7, Procopius of Caesarea, Historia Vandalorum, l.1,, vi): Ricimer captures Rome, frees his sister Teodolinda and enslaves Pla ...
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Augustus... s the ancient Etruscan town of Tibur (modern Tivoli). The mythic meeting ofwith the Sibyl, of whom he inquired whether he should be worshiped as a go ...
Adam McKay... filming the independent comedy, Bachelorette, produced by Will Ferrell and.Reports have stated that she will join Clive Owen and Orlando Bloom in th ...
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Charles II... parliaments during the Interregnum, but reinstated with the restoration ofin 1660. 1 May 1707 was the day the Act of Union came into effect, joining ...
Biz Markie... ords and assembled various hip hop acts, including MC Shan, Big Daddy Kane,, Roxanne Shanté, Kool G Rap & DJ Polo, and Masta Ace. His Juice Crew coll ...
Antonin Artaud... mposed significant electronic, vocal, and instrumental works. In late 1947,recorded (To Have Done with the Judgment of God), an audio piece full of t ...
David ArquetteOn June 25, 2002, in an episode of Son of the Beach,guest-starred as Johnny Queefer in a send-off episode entitled "Saturday N ...
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James Hilton... "—a place like Shangri-La, hidden in the Tibetan mountains and described byin his utopian novel Lost Horizon (1933). Christopher Columbus followed di ...
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Charles Sherrington... of the brain as a dynamic entity. Reflecting the new understanding, in 1942visualized the workings of the brain waking from sleep
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Bob DylanA famous and widely bootlegged concert byat the Free Trade Hall in Manchester on 17 May 1966 was mistakenly labelle ...
Will Ferrell... 1, Dunst finished filming the independent comedy, Bachelorette, produced byand Adam McKay.Reports have stated that she will join Clive Owen and Orlan ...
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Jackie Chan... of Around the World in 80 Days, where he appeared onscreen with action starfor the first time. In 2005 he appeared as himself in the film The Kid & I ...
Chuck Jones... Sonny with a Chance & Kappa Mikey feature a sketch show within the TV show.'s 1953 cartoon Duck Amuck shows Daffy Duck trapped in a cartoon that an u ...
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Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor... of Austria, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia (1683–1754), daughter ofand his third wife, Eleonore Magdalena of the Palatinate-Neuburg, thus str ...
Eugene O'NeillMourning Becomes Electra is a play cycle written by American playwright. The play premiered on Broadway at the Guild Theatre on 26 October 1931 w ...
Alan Hodgkin... igation of the electrical properties of nerve cells, culminating in work by, Andrew Huxley, and others on the biophysics of the action potential, and ...
John Hancock... ts passed on this demand to their customers, although the popular governor,, did not impose hard currency demands on poorer borrowers and refused to ...
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Abraham Lincoln... e the expansion of slavery it chose its name to echo the Jefferson's party.and other members sought to combine Jefferson's ideals of liberty and equa ...
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Carl Barks... a McDuck is one of Scrooge McDuck's two sisters. She was first mentioned in' 1950s sketch for a Duck Family Tree, where she was shown to have adopted ...
Jérôme Bonaparte... hey survived into the 19th century. They were finally abolished by order of, king of Westphalia, in 1811. The last Freigraf died in 1835
Dan Rather... Iraqi press. This approach is presumed to have been employed in the case ofover a story that he ran on 60 Minutes in the month prior to the 2004 elec ...
Dashiell Hammett... h, Hitchcock combined many elements from his preceding films. He approachedto write the dialogue but Raymond Chandler took over, then left over disag ...
Siegfried Sassoon... rederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rossetti –– John Skelton – Robert Southey – Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Rober ...
RooseveltDemocratic Presidentand especially his Secretary of State Cordell Hull were critical of the Ne ...
ZoroasterAstrology—The Operation of the Moon: Hermes claims thatdiscovered this part of the wisdom of the whole universe, astrology, and t ...
Robert McNamara... tements from several senators and responses from then Secretary of Defense,, about the Liberty attack. For the most part, the senators were dismayed ...
Eric Zorn... he University of Michigan and an accomplished sculptor. Max Zorn's grandsonis a columnist for the Chicago Tribune. Max Zorn's great-grandson, Alex Zo ...
Mos Def... dates is available at the IMDb.) The movie stars Martin Freeman as Arthur,as Ford, Sam Rockwell as President of the Galaxy Zaphod Beeblebrox and Zoo ...
Winston Churchill... lew to Britain to discuss the weakness of Singapore's defences and sat with's British War Cabinet. En route he inspected Singapore's defences – findi ...
David Hume... , was elected for the first time. Peel had studied the works of Adam Smith,and Ricardo and proclaimed during 1839: "I have read all that has been wri ...
Apostolo ZenoIn 1707,and Pietro Pariati wrote a libretto entitled Flavio Anicio Olibrio. The st ...
Duke Ellington... ing point for longer compositions. The "Night Train" riff was first used in's "Happy-Go-Lucky Local", which Ellington had recycled from Johnny Hodges ...
Corliss Lamont... wanted to distance the ACLU from communism; opposing them were Harry Ward,and Elizabeth Flynn who rejected any political test for ACLU leadership. A ...
Henry Ford... terson, Henry Seager, Frank Taussig, and Clair Wilcox. Automobile executivespent an evening at the White House trying to convince Hoover to veto the ...
Maria Anna of Austria... r 1708 he married his maternal first cousin Archduchess & Princess Imperial, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia (1683–1754), daughter of Leopold I ...
Peter Arnett... ar biased. This approach was used in the Killian documents affair and after's interview with the Iraqi press. This approach is presumed to have been ...
Dolly Parton... album 'Nashville' on which Emmylou Harris, Patty Griffin, Gillian Welch andappear as duet partners
Stephen Sondheim... d a political scandal. With glamorous costumes and sets, a musical score by, and Jean-Paul Belmondo in the title-role, it was seen as Resnais's most ...
Irving Fisher... asking President Hoover to veto the legislation, organized by Paul Douglas,, James TFG Wood, Frank Graham, Ernest Patterson, Henry Seager, Frank Taus ...
Thomas Paine... ear in the colonies that the king was not inclined to act as a conciliator,'s pamphlet Common Sense was published. Paine, who had only recently arriv ...
George Romney... cent, from 25 percent four months before. He ran about even with Republicanin trial matchups that spring. Asked to explain why he was unpopular, John ...
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Frederick Knott... Kelly followed. Dial M for Murder (1954) was adapted from the stage play by. Ray Milland plays the scheming villain, an ex-tennis pro who tries to mu ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... of the next three decades, excepting the two-term presidency of Republican. African Americans moved into the Democratic Party during Roosevelt's tim ...
Theodosius II... nt Euphemia, a famous church, which had been chosen by Pulcheria, sister of, for the Council of Chalcedon in 451: this choice was a sign of the bond ...
President... a great-granddaughter of Francis Preston Blair, a journalist and adviser toAndrew Jackson, and Levi Woodbury, an Associate Justice of the Supreme Cou ...
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Randall Wallace... f them being the World War II action drama With Wings as Eagles, written by, based on a true story
James Whetter... inster parliamentary seats as well as local government ones. On 28 May 1975left MK to form the Cornish Nationalist Party which was campaigning for fu ...
Terence Feely... roduced in Britain in 1971, written by TV series veterans Brian Clemens and, and directed by Leslie Philips. It starred Simon Oates as Steed, Sue Llo ...
Terry KnightFarner began his career in music by playing inand The Pack (1965–1966), The Bossmen (1966), The Pack (aka The Fabulous P ...
Ruth Westheimer... Roddy McDowall and others; Chubby Checker, Dr. Laura Schlessinger, and Dr.appeared in episodes as themselves
Brock Adams... a series of articles by The Seattle Times alleging that incumbent Democrathad sexually assaulted a number of women. When Adams dropped out of the el ...
Dorothy L. SayersA character in thenovel Murder Must Advertise appears at a fancy-dress party as a member of ...
King Henry VIII... on period. Later, Buckinghamshire became an important political arena, withintervening in local politics in the 16th century and just a century later ...
Aesop... h the story La Cigale et la Fourmi (The Cicada and the Ant) based on one of's fables: in it the cicada spends the summer singing while the ant stores ...
George Sand... Charles Vidor, the film starred Cornel Wilde (as Chopin), Merle Oberon (as), Paul Muni (as Józef Elsner), Stephen Bekassy (as Franz Liszt), and Nina ...
Pope Gregory IDuring his reign, Sabinian was seen as a counterfoil to his predecessor. Whereas Gregory distributed grain to the Roman populace as invasion loom ...
Alexander III... Kingdom of Man and the Isles, with all territories on mainland Scotland to, through the Treaty of Perth
Helena Charles... founded as a pressure group on 6 January 1951 at a meeting held in Redruth.was elected the organisation's first chair. At the first meeting, MK adopt ...
Philip II of Spain... and the organization of the two books were quite varied. He dedicated it to, son of the Emperor
Rommel... d Men of War, the first single volume dual military biography of Patton and
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Pulcheria... nearby church of Saint Euphemia, a famous church, which had been chosen by, sister of Theodosius II, for the Council of Chalcedon in 451: this choic ...
Doc Hastings... a Cook Partisan Voting Index of R+13 and has been represented by Republicansince 1995. In state government the county is part of the fifteenth distri ...
President... ould make her a granddaughter of Montgomery Blair, Postmaster General underAbraham Lincoln, and a great-granddaughter of Francis Preston Blair, a jou ...
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Herbert HooverWarren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge andwere resoundingly elected in 1920, 1924, and 1928 respectively. The Teapot ...
Henry VIII... the Dissolution of the Monasteries, all monastic manors were seized by King. They were sold off or given away to the nobility and landed gentry. Gran ...
Agamemnon... h of Orestes to the family of a Northern general in the American Civil War.is now General Ezra Mannon, Clytemnestra is his second wife Christine, Ore ...
Peter I... antilist policies were imported by Philip V with some success. Russia under(Peter the Great) attempted to pursue mercantilism, but had little success ...
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Jörg ButtgereitAll feature-length films byexcept Schramm feature a film within the film. In Nekromantik, the protago ...
H. P. Lovecraft... the devil, and the black man acknowledges that he is Old Scratch. In 1932,also used the figure of The Black Man in his tale "The Dreams in the Witch ...
James Monroe... York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 744,344. It is named after, fifth President of the United States of America. Its county seat is the ...
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Bill Bradley... Democrats, Richard Gephardt of Missouri in the House of Representatives andof New Jersey in the Senate
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John Crowe Ransom... acock – George Peele – Alexander Pope – Frederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh –– Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sassoon – John Skelton – Robert Southey – ...
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George Romney... njured, and the inner city a burned out shell. In Detroit in 1967, Governorsent in 7400 national guard troops to quell fire bombings, looting, and at ...
William Van HornRumpus McFowl was created byand introduced as a lazy and greedy cousin of Scrooge McDuck. It was soon ...
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Mark Halperin... retary Scott McClellan, there are some who contend that this is evidence ofbeing correct instead of biased. In his book, McClellan admits to lying to ...
William Makepeace ThackerayIn's novel 'Vanity Fair' "Was Rebecca guilty or not?" the Vehmgerich of tho ...
Chris Langham... nstitute of Contemporary Arts in London, between 1 and 9 May 1979, starringas Arthur Dent (Langham later returned to Hitchhiker's as Prak in the fina ...
Heinrich Heine... luence of the songs of William Shakespeare, the Scottish Border ballads and, but specifically denied any influence of Greek and Latin classics in his ...
Herbert HooverWhen campaigning for president during 1928, one of's promises to help beleaguered farmers had been to increase tariffs of ag ...
David SpadeIn 2003 Garrett appeared as himself in thefilm . He also co-wrote and sang "Former Child Star" for the film's soundt ...
Karl Rove... finish their sentences before we club them to death and feed the scraps toand Bill O'Reilly. And those who hate us can take solace in the fact that ...
Billy Crystal... ad been made famous on Saturday Night Live during a stand-up performance by
Thomas Sankara... the Republic of Upper Volta, it was renamed on 4 August 1984, by President, to mean "the land of upright people" in Mòoré and Dioula, the major nati ...
James Webb... of shame." Two prominent early supporters of the project, H. Ross Perot and, withdrew their support once they saw the design. Said Webb, “I never in ...
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Benjamin Franklin... at is at Pasco, which is also the county's largest city. It was named after
Helgi HundingsbaneIn stanza 38 of the poem Helgakviða Hundingsbana II, the herodies and goes to Valhalla. In stanza 38, Helgi's glory there is described
Ferdinand Maria... ts effect during the next two centuries was more dubious. Maximilian's son,(1651–1679), who was a minor when he succeeded, did much indeed to repair ...
Walther Rathenau... lican politicians such as Kurt Eisner (1919), Matthias Erzberger (1921), or(1922) by right-wing groups such as Organisation Consul. In 1926, the 27th ...
Frederic Prokosch... oyes – Wilfred Owen – Thomas Love Peacock – George Peele – Alexander Pope –– Walter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sasso ...
Zachary Taylor... after John Taylor of Caroline, while a minority believe it was named after
Harry S. Truman... rs old, and had accumulated an impressive set of legal victories. Presidentsent a congratulatory telegram to the ACLU on the occasion of their 25th a ...
Philip V... coherent economic policy, but French mercantilist policies were imported bywith some success. Russia under Peter I (Peter the Great) attempted to pur ...
Hippocrates... organs is that it forms the physical structure that generates the mind. Asput it: "Men ought to know that from nothing else but the brain come joys, ...
Calvin CoolidgeWarren G. Harding,and Herbert Hoover were resoundingly elected in 1920, 1924, and 1928 respe ...
resident officer... ssador to Manchukuo. He functioned in a manner similar to that of a Britishin British overseas protectorates, with the power to veto decisions by the ...
Willis C. Hawley... ot was a Republican from Utah and chairman of the Senate Finance Committee., a Republican from Oregon, was chairman of the House Ways and Means Commi ...
Frank Porter GrahamDespite initial skepticism from university President, on March 27, 1931, legislation was passed to group UNC with the State Co ...
William Shakespeare... f lost content'. Housman himself acknowledged the influence of the songs of, the Scottish Border ballads and Heinrich Heine, but specifically denied ...
Julie Burchill... ate 1980s, with weekly columns in Time Out magazine where he took over from, the short-lived Sunday Correspondent, and The Mail on Sunday (where he o ...
Kana Nishino... range from Japanese pop megastars Ayumi Hamasaki and Namie Amuro as well asand Japanese music groups such as Morning Musume, AKB48, and Perfume and J ...
Twain... s in the classic 19th-century novelists Scott, Dickens, Flaubert, Melville,, and Dostoevsky, and in the 20th -century works of James Joyce, Giannina ...
Blaise Compaoré... rriving at its current form, a semi-presidential republic. The president is
Danny Baker... , Peter Hitchens, Kathy Burke, Stephen Fry, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, and. Two series (totalling twenty-two editions) were broadcast during 2010 an ...
James A. Garfield... at is at Pomeroy, the county's only city. It was named after U.S. President
Gabriele Pasquale Giuseppe RossettiThe son of émigré Italian scholarand his wife Frances Polidori, Rossetti was born in London, England and or ...
Jim McClure... epublican (and then-Majority) leader, running against Bob Dole, Dick Lugar,and Pete Domenici. As Republican whip, Stevens was theoretically the favor ...
James Bamford... rol and turned back in the direction of Port Said. Investigative journalistpoints out that Liberty had only four .50 caliber machine guns mounted on ...
Russell SimmonsThe other production credit on Raising Hell went to Run's brother,; he ran Rush Artist Management, now Rush Communications, which as well as ...
Leo I the Thracian... ned by J.B. Bury. In 472 Olybrius was sent to Italy by the Eastern Emperor,, ostensibly to mediate between Ricimer and the Western Emperor, Anthemius ...
George Sand... rd in Paris is his "Heroic" Polonaise, a song for Poland. The appearance of, played by Merle Oberon, alters Chopin's life. Vidor portrays George Sand ...
Mary McAleese... by Sinn Féin and DUP politicians. The President of the Republic of Ireland,, described the decommissioning as "a very positive milestone on the journ ...
Buckminster Fuller... voluntary groupings to form the institutions and social forms they prefer.presented a theoretical basis for technological utopianism and set out to ...
Terry Moore... ark Crilley, Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mullins, Lisa Snellings,, Tony DiTerlizzi, Linda Medley, Lorenzo Mattotti, Zander Cannon, Dave McK ...
Tom Gross... orists, in contradiction to the BBC's internal policy. But by the next day,and many others noted that the online articles had been edited, replacing ...
Algernon Charles Swinburne... Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevenson – John Suckling –– George Szirtes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson – Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas – ...
Louis XV... g scale projects, with the team Gabriel father and son, architects for King, under the supervision of two intendants (Governors), first Nicolas-Franç ...
Pope Pius XIIshowed high regard for Benedict, who had consecrated him a Bishop on 13 Ma ...
John Belushiparodied the film as "Samurai Night Fever", one of his "Samurai" sketches ...
Zosimus... ative position, and from the first limited to a very few men. The historianeven states that in Constantine's time, the holders of the title ranked ab ...
Martynas Mažvydas... l translation in 1545; the first printed book in Lithuanian, a Catechism bywas published in 1547 in Königsberg, Prussia (now Kaliningrad, Russia). La ...
Rosalind RussellIn 1947 the play was adapted for film by Dudley Nichols, starring, Michael Redgrave, Raymond Massey, Katina Paxinou, Leo Genn and Kirk Doug ...
Robert Louis Stevenson... Leicester Square house was the inspiration for the home of Dr Jekyll of thenovel The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. Hunter's house had two en ...
Bob Dylan... ahead with their next album, Cahoots (1971). Cahoots included tunes such as's "When I Paint My Masterpiece," "4% Pantomime" (with Van Morrison), and ...
René Descartes... led anatomical study resumed, combined with the theoretical speculations ofand those who followed him. Descartes, like Galen, thought of the nervous ...
John R. CrawfordThe Crawford rule, named after, is designed to make match play more equitable for the player in the lead ...
Charles Rocket... n the series over the course of its run, including Debbie Allen, Bob Saget,, Neil Patrick Harris, Lydia Cornell, Brooke Shields, Roddy McDowall and o ...
Carl BarksMalcolm "Matey" McDuck appeared in the story "Back to Long Ago!" by, in a scene where Scrooge McDuck is hypnotized into seeing events in the ...
Michael Powell... ra, Jean-Luc Godard, Werner Herzog, Elia Kazan, Akira Kurosawa, David Lean,, Satyajit Ray, and François Truffaut
Thomas Sankara... hting developed between moderates in the CSP and the radicals, led by Capt., who was appointed prime minister in January 1983. The internal political ...
Indira Gandhi... refront during the agitation against the emergency (1975–77) imposed by theregime and thousands of its leaders and workers were imprisoned across Ind ...
Princess Elizabeth... e wrote and arranged three masques, "The Lords' Masque" for the marriage of, an entertainment for the amusement of Queen Anne at Caversham House, and ...
Iain Banks... mple of a technological and libertarian socialist utopia is Scottish author' Culture
Simón Bolívar... f Independence emerged. Among them were Generalissimo Francisco de Miranda,(Bolívar's own father had been Colonel of the Militia of Aragua), the gene ...
Simon Russell Beale... on directed by Howard Davies starring Geraldine McEwan as "Lady Bracknell",as "Jack Worthing", Julian Wadham as "Algernon Moncrieff", Geoffrey Palmer ...
Maria Theresa... validity of the Pragmatic Sanction which secured the Habsburg succession to, allied himself with France, conquered Upper Austria, was crowned king of ...
Charles Dixon# Issue 144, "The Waiting Doom",(w), Ernie Chan (i)
George W. Bush... nition of its support for the War on Terrorism, in June 2004 U.S. Presidentdesignated Morocco as a major non-NATO ally
Sir Peregrine Worsthorne... Abingdon. He gained two stepsons from this marriage; Sir Simon Towneley and. Lord Norman died at his home in Campden Hill, London, in 1950 following ...
DJ Kool Herc... op arose in the early 1970s in The Bronx, New York City. Jamaican immigrantis widely regarded as the progenitor of hip hop; he brought with him from ...
Haydn... , studying the masters of the Neapolitan school and the orchestral works ofand Mozart. It was the custom at the Conservatory to introduce a promising ...
Samuel Roth... en, in 1957, the Supreme Court upheld the obscenity conviction of publisherfor distributing adult magazines. As late as 1953, books such as Tropic of ...
Gundobad... or was abandoned by his partisans, captured in a church and put to death by, Ricimer's nephew. This version implies that Olybrius was secretly suppor ...
Jim MarrsIn a 2004 documentary titled The Secret of Redgate by Lynda J. Cowen and, a number of Deer Lodge residents explain about their experiences with ex ...
Brooke Shields... ebbie Allen, Bob Saget, Charles Rocket, Neil Patrick Harris, Lydia Cornell,, Roddy McDowall and others; Chubby Checker, Dr. Laura Schlessinger, and D ...
Ottokar I... ould return to the title of duke. The title of king became hereditary under(1198). His grandson Ottokar II (king from 1253–1278) conquered a short-li ...
John Adams... e president. He was a consistent and strong opponent of the policies of theadministration. Jefferson and Madison were deeply upset by the unconstitut ...
George Clooney... f the villains. Kilmer went on to do The Saint with a salary of $6 million.replaced Kilmer as Batman in 1997's Batman & Robin
Gervase of Tilbury... a Icon (eikon) "true image" dates back to the "Otia Imperialia" (iii 25) of(fl. 1211), who says: "Est ergo Veronica pictura Domini vera.
Queen Anne... r the marriage of Princess Elizabeth, an entertainment for the amusement ofat Caversham House, and a third for the marriage of the Earl of Somerset t ...
Blaise Compaoré... arrest and subsequent efforts to bring about his release, directed by Capt.. This release effort resulted in yet another military coup d'état on 4 Au ...
Van Morrison... nes such as Bob Dylan's "When I Paint My Masterpiece," "4% Pantomime" (with), and "Life Is A Carnival," the last featuring a horn arrangement from Al ...
Ayumi Hamasaki... m foreign music, today the most powerful singers and bands in the genre are, Namie Amuro, Koda Kumi and the new popular DJ Kawasaki knowns in all the ...
Don Rosa... nts in the lives of his previous incarnations. The character was later used. He appeared on Rosa's Duck Family Tree, and he appears among the McDucks ...
Lydia Cornell... un, including Debbie Allen, Bob Saget, Charles Rocket, Neil Patrick Harris,, Brooke Shields, Roddy McDowall and others; Chubby Checker, Dr. Laura Sch ...
John Cage... luence of Henry Cowell in San Francisco in the late 1940s, Lou Harrison andbegan composing music for junk (waste) percussion ensembles, scouring junk ...
Pauline KaelFilm critic, wrote a gushing review of the film in The New Yorker: "The way Saturday ...
Prince Henry... 613, issued a volume of "Songs of Mourning: Bewailing the Untimely Death of", set to music by John Cooper (also known as Coperario). The same year he ...
William BlakeHunter was the basis for the character "Jack Tearguts" in's unfinished satirical novel, An Island in the Moon. He is a principal ch ...
Dr. Samuel Johnson... as Mrs. Miggins. The series features rotten boroughs (or "robber buttons"),(played by Robbie Coltrane), William Pitt the Younger (Simon Osborne), the ...
Leopold I, Holy Roman EmperorJohn married Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, daughter of, his first cousin, in 1708. From that marriage were born six children, th ...
Charles Pelham Villiers... rs 1830–41 decided not to repeal the Corn Laws. However the Liberal Whig MPproposed motions for repeal in the House of Commons annually from 1837 to ...
Tullus Hostilius... f Alba Longa. The noble Alban families which settled at Rome in the time ofthen formed the nucleus of the gentes minores; these included the Tulii, S ...
Joseph Bonaparte... aturely ended when he died of tuberculosis in 1830. Also worthy of note was, the older brother of Napoleon Bonaparte, whose contributions on French t ...
John F. Kennedy... and Sargent Shriver became my heroes." Eunice Kennedy Shriver was sister of, and mother-in-law to Schwarzenegger; Sargent Shriver is husband to Eunic ...
Jaromír of Bohemia... The jurisdiction of the Holy Roman Empire was definitively reasserted whenwas granted fief of the Kingdom of Bohemia by Emperor King Henry II of the ...
Marc Shaiman... singing debut in the 2001 film Get Over It, performing two songs written by. She also lent her voice to the end credits of The Cat's Meow, singing He ...
Sakthan Thampuran... ter Rama Varma Kunhjipilla Thampuran or Rama Varma IX or popularly known asascended the throne of Kingdom of Cochin (1769 to 1805). He changed the ca ...
Josiah... erusalem in the late 7th and early 6th centuries BC during the time of kingand the fall of the Kingdom of Judah to the Babylonians. The book is writt ...
Charles AlbertUntaught by Maximilian II Emmanuel's experience, his son,(1726–1745), devoted all his energies to increasing the European prestige ...
Lowell Cunningham... tarring Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith as Agent K and Agent J, was based on's comic book about a secret organization that monitors and suppresses par ...
Carl Barks... uncle. He was mentioned in the story "A Christmas for Shacktown" (1952) by, in which Donald Duck dresses up as Jake in an attempt to trick Scrooge i ...
Simon Reynolds... US draft policies. Combat Rocks "Straight to Hell" is described by scholarsand Joy Press as an "around-the-world-at-war-in-five-verses guided tour of ...
John Adams... one (Kentucky) for Jefferson for Vice President in opposition to incumbentas well as casting their votes for President Washington. (Before 1804 elec ...
Gene SiskelFilm critic, who listed this as one of his favorite movies, praised the film: "One mi ...
Steve MartinIn 2003, she starred within the film Bringing Down the House, which was a major success at the box ...
Edward VI... olitical and historic symbolism was considered useful, for instance each of, Mary I, and Elizabeth I briefly stayed at the Tower before their coronat ...
Aeschylus... vided into three plays with themes corresponding to The Oresteia trilogy by. In order, the three plays are titled Homecoming, The Hunted, and The Hau ...
Sam Peckinpah... terrorised by intruders, Robert Aldrich's Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte, and's TV film of Katherine Anne Porter's novella Noon Wine (1966). In 1965, s ...
Carlos Fuentes... 15, the Ocho comedias y ocho entremeses and the second part of Don Quixote.noted that, "Cervantes leaves open the pages of a book where the reader kn ...
Pope Gregory IHe had been sent byas Apostolic nuncio, to Constantinople, but he apparently was not entirely ...
Charles VI... sing the European prestige and power of his house. The death of the emperorproved his opportunity: he disputed the validity of the Pragmatic Sanction ...
James Owsley# Issue 195, "Blood of Ages",/Val Semeiks (w), Geof Isherwood (f)
Pierre Schaeffer... rake drums, flower pots, gongs, and more. In Europe, during the late 1940s,coined the term musique concrète to refer to the peculiar nature of sounds ...
Donald Johanson... nd The Making of Mankind (1981). Leakey had an open scientific rivalry withduring the 1980s
GalenThe Roman physicianalso argued for the importance of the brain, and theorized in some depth a ...
Leo I the Thracian... supporter, but once again his hopes were shattered, as the Eastern Emperorchose the noble Procopius Anthemius. His association with Gaiseric did not ...
King Edward IIIn the 14th century Napton was granted a market charter byand throughout the Middle Ages it was one of the largest settlements in Wa ...
King Henry II... en Jaromír of Bohemia was granted fief of the Kingdom of Bohemia by Emperorof the Holy Roman Empire, with the promise that he hold it as a vassal onc ...
Willis C. Hawley... moot Tariff, was an act, sponsored by Senator Reed Smoot and Representative, and signed into law on June 17, 1930, that raised U.S. tariffs on over 2 ...
Oswald JacobyThe Jacoby rule, named after, allows gammons and backgammons to count for their respective double and ...
Kingdom of Cochin... ama Varma IX or popularly known as Sakthan Thampuran ascended the throne of(1769 to 1805). He changed the capital of Cochin Royal Family to Thrissur ...
Dudley NicholsIn 1947 the play was adapted for film by, starring Rosalind Russell, Michael Redgrave, Raymond Massey, Katina Paxi ...
Michael Powell... Voyeuristic photography has also been centrally explored in movies such as's Peeping Tom, and Michelangelo Antonioni's Blowup, and has appeared to c ...
Mary I... d historic symbolism was considered useful, for instance each of Edward VI,, and Elizabeth I briefly stayed at the Tower before their coronations
Marguerite Duras... lm incomprehensible suffering. Then however in discussion with the novelista fusion of fiction and documentary was developed which acknowedged the im ...
Shimon Peres... King Hassan II took the daring step of inviting then-Israeli Prime Ministerfor talks, becoming only the second Arab leader to host an Israeli leader. ...
Hilary Mantel... shed satirical novel, An Island in the Moon. He is a principal character in's 1998 novel, The Giant, O'Brien
Don RosaThe character was later used by, and appears in three of twelve original chapters of Rosa's The Life and ...
Charlie Kaufman... r Spike Jonze's Adaptation. follows a fictionalized version of screenwriteras he struggles to adapt a book into a script, while the movie features sc ...
Leonard Maltin... e lead role), he felt Kilmer had given the best interpretation. Film critic(who heavily criticized the dark tone contained in Batman Returns) complim ...
Katherine Anne Porter... bert Aldrich's Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte, and Sam Peckinpah's TV film of's novella Noon Wine (1966). In 1965, she was the first woman to preside o ...
Robert Louis Stevenson... assoon – John Skelton – Robert Southey – Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire –– John Suckling – Algernon Charles Swinburne – George Szirtes – Alfred, Lo ...
Odin... ain") is a majestic, enormous hall located in Asgard, ruled over by the god. Chosen by Odin, half of those that die in combat travel to Valhalla upon ...
Andrew Morton... Americans, which ABC said was a record for a news show. She cooperated within his telling of her life and her side of the Clinton affair in Monica's ...
Adolf Hitler... ign of assassinations against top Nazi German officials in occupied Poland., meanwhile, was almost killed by his own officers, and survived various a ...
Charles Theodore... arian line of the Wittelsbachs became extinct, and the succession passed to, the elector palatine. After a separation of four and a half centuries, t ...
Libius Severus... ed, because Ricimer, who had become the Magister militum of the West, choseas new Emperor (461–465). However, Placidia was now free, and re-joined he ...
Cadwallon ap Cadfan... Hatfield Chase on 12 October 633, in which Edwin was defeated and killed byof Gwynedd and Penda of Mercia, Northumbria again was divided into Bernici ...
John Travolta... , and danced. The film rated highly with critics. It starred, among others,(Grease), Michelle Pfeiffer (Stardust), Allison Janney (Juno), James Marsd ...
Peter Bazalgette... Nigel Kennedy, Ben Elton and Jo Brand. His other pet hates include Endemol,and Big Brother, and the general direction of Channel 4 since the 1990s
John Huston... g occasional television programs. He last appeared, in a major role, in thefilm Freud the Secret Passion (1962)
Billy Bragg... while the Clash were active and acknowledged their debt to the band includeand Aztec Camera. U2's The Edge has compared the Clash's inspirational eff ...
Emma Fielding... hasuble", Celia Imrie as "Miss Prism", Victoria Hamilton as "Gwendolen" andas "Cecily", with music composed by Dominic Muldowney. The production was ...
Robert E. Howard... omas and Barry Windsor-Smith, and loosely based on Red Sonya of Rogatino in's 1934 short story "The Shadow of the Vulture". She first appeared in the ...
Edmund Spenser... – Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sassoon – John Skelton – Robert Southey –– Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevenson – John Suckling – Algernon Char ...
Bob DylanIn the 1960s, Japanese bands imitated The Beatles,and the Rolling Stones, along with other Appalachian folk music, psychedel ...
Tolkien... Gaiman's prose fiction, being consciously written in the tradition of pre-English fantasy, following in the footsteps of authors such as Lord Dunsan ...
Jean Terrell... ly Syreeta Wright—were considered to replace Ross. After seeing 24-year-oldperform with her brother Ernie, Berry Gordy decided on Ross' replacement. ...
Derrick Jensen... and freedom brought by division of labour. Authors such as John Zerzan andconsider that modern technology is progressively depriving humans of their ...
Adolf Hitler... he Wagner family from 1930 to 1945, and a close friend of German chancellor
Mark Ruffalo... ll begin in Spring of 2012. In January 2012, Dunst will also star alongsideand Billy Crudup in the drama film, Red Light Winter
Richard Wagner... June 1897 – 5 March 1980) was an English woman married to Siegfried Wagner,'s son. She was the effective head of the Wagner family from 1930 to 1945, ...
Thomas Sankara... zed power in a coup d'état in 1987, betraying his long-time friend and ally, who was killed in the coup
Barry Windsor-Smith... aracter, a high fantasy sword and sorcery heroine created by Roy Thomas and, and loosely based on Red Sonya of Rogatino in Robert E. Howard's 1934 sh ...
Burhanuddin Rabbani... nst the Taliban. Most major leaders including the Islamic State's President, Abdul Rashid Dostum, and others were living in exile. The Taliban repeat ...
Matthew of Westminster... ica seu Vultus Domini") of ("Saint Veronica, or the Face of the Lord"), andspeaks of the imprint of the image of the Savior which is called Veronica: ...
Don RosaLocksley McDuck is mentioned in "The History of The Clan McDuck" by, a chapter created for The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck though it nev ...
Hippocrates... ple would put silver coins in milk bottles to prolong the milk's freshness., the "father of medicine", wrote that silver had beneficial healing and a ...
Don RosaMolly Mallard was created byfor his Duck Family Tree and has not appeared in any stories. She was the ...
Bartolomé de las Casas... y evidence is the multi-volume History of the Indies by the Catholic priestwho observed the region where Columbus was governor. In contrast to "the m ...
Blaise Compaoré... elections. The amendment also would have prevented the incumbent president,, from being reelected
Lyndsay... ces of Middle Scots literature. It contains many works by Henryson, Dunbar,, Alexander Scott and Alexander Montgomerie
Michiel van den Bos... he Unreal soundtrack was written by MOD music authors Alexander Brandon andwith a few selected tracks by Dan Gardopée and Andrew Sega. Alexander Bran ...
Tiberius... er a portrait of himself on a cloth, with which she later cured the Emperor. The linking of this with the bearing of the cross in the Passion, and th ...
Deborah Pratt# Prologue (Saga Sell) – Music by Mike Post/Velton Ray Bunch, narrated by(1:05
Rafael Urdaneta... en Colonel of the Militia of Aragua), the general in chief Santiago Mariño,, among many others. With the establishment of an independent captaincy ge ...
Solomon... beginning of 2 Chronicles (chapters 1–9) is a history of the reign of King, son of David
Dorothy Kilgallen... Russell disguised her voice. Her voice however, was so well disguised thatwas convinced that the Mystery Guest was a man. After Russell's identity w ...
Rudolph II... ries of the Christian world during that period. In 1609, Holy Roman Emperorwho made Prague again the capital of the Empire at the time, himself a Rom ...
Saul... (chapters 1–10) mostly contains genealogical lists, including the House ofand Saul's rejection by God, which sets the stage for the rise of David
Timothy Leary... murder, he jumped bail to flee to Cuba and later went to Algeria. Following's Weather Underground assisted prison escape, Leary stayed with Cleaver i ...
Henryson... of the great sources of Middle Scots literature. It contains many works by, Dunbar, Lyndsay, Alexander Scott and Alexander Montgomerie
Ferdinand... g Louis II of Hungary and Bohemia in the Battle of Mohács in 1526, Archdukeof Austria became King of Bohemia and the country became a constituent sta ...
Tony Blackburn... e 1970s by the prominent local grocery company. It was opened by Radio 1 DJand occupied an unusual location over the River Holme beside the town's sm ...
Dante... edieval than in the modern side of the movement, working on translations ofand other Medieval Italian poets, and adopting the stylistic characteristi ...
Eoin ColferIn 2001,(born 1965) published the first installment of his Artemis Fowl series in ...
Stephen Kingused a fictionalized version of Hemingford in three of his stories, with t ...
BollandistIt is thus designated in several medieval texts mentioned by thes (e.g. an old Missal of Augsburg has a Mass "De S. Veronica seu Vultus Do ...
David C. SmithSonja has been featured in several novels byand Richard L. Tierney with covers by Boris Vallejo
Norman Solomon... ost critiques combine elements of both strains. Journalist and media criticreflects in Columbus Day: A Clash of Myth and History that many people cho ...
Carl BarksQuagmire McDuck was first mentioned byin the story "The Heirloom Watch", published on June, 1955
David Eagleman... tic ratio, computed using quantum electrodynamics. Also, the neuroscientistnoted tha
Charles IV... he Bohemian throne with the crowning of John I of Bohemia in 1310. His son,became King of Bohemia in 1346. He founded Charles University in Prague, c ...
Galen... niversity of Paris, where he moved in 1533. Here he studied the theories ofunder the auspices of Jacques Dubois (Jacobus Sylvius) and Jean Fernel. It ...
Vera Miles... store thief who is arrested and tried for robbery while his wife (newcomer) emotionally collapses under the strain. Hitchcock told Truffaut that his ...
Harold McGee... nd served with boiled meat and other vegetables as part of a boiled dinner.has studied the development of unpleasant smells when cooking brassicas an ...
Martin GardnerNot all accusations of bias are political. Science writerhas accused the entertainment media of anti-science bias. He claims that t ...
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis... interrupts the JFK assassination, preventing Lee Harvey Oswald from killing. This history change, however, from a timeline where both President Kenne ...
Ottokar II... e. The title of king became hereditary under Ottokar I (1198). His grandson(king from 1253–1278) conquered a short-lived empire which contained moder ...
Jo Brand... ve a particular loathing of "Mockneys" such as Nigel Kennedy, Ben Elton and. His other pet hates include Endemol, Peter Bazalgette and Big Brother, a ...
Sylvester Stallone... In The Simpsons Movie (2007), he is portrayed as the President, and in themovie, Demolition Man (1993, ten years before his first run for political ...
Alain Robbe-Grillet... Year at Marienbad) (1961), which he made in collaboration with the novelist. The tantalisingly fragmented and shifting narrative presents three princ ...
Prince of Orange... the Duchess of Richmond's ball in Brussels, he received a dispatch from theand was shocked by the speed of Napoleon's advance. He hastily ordered his ...
Ecgberht... hers Halfdan Ragnarsson and Ivar the Boneless, who installed an Englishman,, as a puppet king. By 870 the "Great Summer Army" arrived in England, led ...
U.S. President... . The county seat is at Pomeroy, the county's only city. It was named afterJames A. Garfield
Deborah Pratt... o appears in the first season episode "How the Tess Was Won"), and later by(Bellisario's wife, as well as a co-producer and writer on the show). A sh ...
Erica Kane... earance on ABC's All My Children, in a storyline that put him on the set of's talk show "The Cutting Edge"
John Zerzan... n responsibility and freedom brought by division of labour. Authors such asand Derrick Jensen consider that modern technology is progressively depriv ...
Sigismund of Luxembourg... s passed despite the fact that Hus was granted formal protection by Emperorprior to the journey. Hus was invited to attend the council to defend hims ...
Gray BarkerIn his article, ": My Friend, the Myth-Maker," John C. Sherwood claims that at age 18, he c ...
Brian Clemens... run, particularly between the third and fourth series, but the influence ofwas felt throughout. He wrote the second episode and became the series' mo ...
Richard Roeper... ifah appeared in a romantic comedy/drama entitled Last Holiday. Film criticstated that "this is the Queen Latifah performance I've been waiting for e ...
Robert Southey... John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sassoon – John Skelton –– Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevenson – John Sucklin ...
current Prince of Wales... y dim character, with the voice and mannerisms of Charles I's namesake, the). However, due to a misunderstanding between Oliver Cromwell (guest-star ...
Huneric... ybrius for the purple; the reason for this decision was that Gaiseric's sonand Olybrius had married the two daughters of Valentinian III (Petronius' ...
Daphne du Maurier... gement with Plaid's Blaenau Gwent branch, and to a lesser extent with the ., the well known novelist, was at one point a member of Mebyon Kernow, as ...
Robert I of Scotland... connotation is still ethnic. This is how it is used, for instance, by Kingand Domhnall Ua Néill during the Scottish Wars of Independence, when Irela ...
Vickie LaMotta... aMotta, while accusing him of having an affair with his (Jake's) then wife,. (In real life, this altercation was between LaMotta and his best friend ...
President of the Republic of China... politician of the Republic of China (commonly known as Taiwan). He was theand Chairman of the Kuomintang (KMT) from 1988 to 2000. He presided over m ...
Roger Ebert... en, gave a wooden performance as Bruce Wayne. Other critics though, such as, had kind words for Kilmer. Batman creator Bob Kane said in a Cinescape i ...
Sonia Sanchez... d the Black House political/cultural center in San Francisco. Amiri Baraka,, Askia Toure, Sarah Webster Fabio, Art Ensemble of Chicago, Avotcja, Regi ...
Pope Benedict XVIshowed his own admiration for Benedict XV following his election to the Pa ...
Tim Marlow... esented as part of the coverage of the award. The discussion was chaired byand also included Roger Scruton, Waldemar Januszczak, Richard Cork, David ...
Edmund, the Duke of Edinburgh... ower. The series follows the exploits of Richard IV's unfavoured second son(who calls himself "The Black Adder") in his various attempts to increase ...
Emperor... ed Kingdom of the Netherlands. An Imperial French army under the command ofNapoleon was defeated by combined armies of the Seventh Coalition, an Angl ...
Avitus... as a fast succession of Emperors. After Petronius, the Gallic-Roman senatorwas proclaimed Emperor by the Visigoth king Theodoric II and ruled for two ...
Walt Disney... Servants' Entrance (1934), which featured a combination of live action andanimation in a musical dream sequence. He played the title role in Young D ...
Wenceslaus... his wife Drahomíra, a Hevellian princess, Vratislaus had at least two sons,and Boleslaus, both of whom succeeded him as Bohemian dukes. Střezislava, ...
Doris Lessing... omen until puberty, and gender has no bearing on social roles. In contrast,'s The Marriages Between Zones Three, Four and Five (1980) suggests that m ...
Björn Ulvaeus... was hesitant to perform with her boyfriend Benny Andersson, his best friendand his girlfriend, Agnetha Fältskog. Their first project together was the ...
John Michael Hayes... ies to sway both his glamorous model-girlfriend (Kelly), which screenwriterbased on his own wife, and his policeman buddy (Wendell Corey) to his theo ...
Cato the Elder... sea cabbage and wild cabbage, it was known to the ancient Greeks and Romans;praised this vegetable for its medicinal properties, declaring that "It i ...
Howard Chaykin... irst appeared in Kull and the Barbarians #3 by Roy Thomas, Doug Moench, and, and was later redrawn by Dick Giordano and Terry Austin for The Savage S ...
John Adams... emselves as independent states, and no longer a part of the British Empire.put forth a resolution earlier in the year which made a formal declaration ...
John Lennon... chedelic rock, mod and similar genres; this was called Group Sounds (G.S.).of The Beatles later became one of most popular Western musicians in Japan ...
John Cage... asis of noise. In remarking on Varese's contributions the American composerstated that Varese had "established the present nature of music" and that ...
Irving Fisher... n mainstream neo-classical economics, NPV was formalized and popularized by, in his 1907 The Rate of Interest and became included in textbooks from t ...
Theodoric II... the Gallic-Roman senator Avitus was proclaimed Emperor by the Visigoth kingand ruled for two years, then was deposed by Majorian, who ruled for four ...
Boleslaus... íra, a Hevellian princess, Vratislaus had at least two sons, Wenceslaus and, both of whom succeeded him as Bohemian dukes. Střezislava, the wife of t ...
Lyndon B. JohnsonIn Washington, Presidenthad received word from the Joint Chiefs of Staff that the Liberty had been ...
Ben Elton... appears to have a particular loathing of "Mockneys" such as Nigel Kennedy,and Jo Brand. His other pet hates include Endemol, Peter Bazalgette and Bi ...
Cipriano Castro... portant at this stage are: Marshal Juan Crisóstomo Falcón, General in Chief, Brigadier General Ezequiel Zamora and Manuel Ezequiel Bruzual
Augustus... to Bohemia, where their king Maroboduus established a powerful kingdom thatperceived as a threat to Rome. Before he could act, however, the war in Il ...
Don Rosa... n this story, Scrooge states that he is the last of the Clan McDuck. Thoughhasn't used him in his family tree or his timelines it has been purposed t ...
Raymond Queneau... tics, Le Chant du styrène. Poetry was brought to the project, literally, bywho wrote the narration for the film in rhyming couplets
John Willison Green... the rest of North America. Some Bigfoot advocates, such as cryptozoologist, have postulated that Bigfoot is a worldwide phenomenon. The most notable ...
David... ng it the final book of the Jewish bible). Chronicles largely parallels theic narratives in the Books of Samuel and the Books of Kings. In the Roman ...
Joanna LumleyThe series also featured guest appearances by such noted personalities asas the Sydney Opera House Woman, Jackie Mason as the East River Creature, ...
Alexander Montgomerie... e. It contains many works by Henryson, Dunbar, Lyndsay, Alexander Scott and
Joanna Russ... his sort were written in the 1970s; the most often studied examples include's The Female Man and Suzy McKee Charnas's Walk to the End of the World an ...
LivyAccording to, the first 100 men appointed as senators by Romulus were referred to as " ...
Waldemar Januszczak... . The discussion was chaired by Tim Marlow and also included Roger Scruton,, Richard Cork, David Sylvester and Norman Rosenthal. Emin 'wrote' about t ...
Napoleon... om of the Netherlands. An Imperial French army under the command of Emperorwas defeated by combined armies of the Seventh Coalition, an Anglo-Allied ...
Leonhard Euler... s of making the notation more concise. A standard convention, instigated byin the 18th century, is to use lower case letters from the beginning of th ...
Roald DahlIn 1964wrote Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the story of Charlie Bucket's adv ...
Frederick II... t of endless intrigues with the Austrian cabinet and the immediate cause of's League of Princes (Fürstenbund) of 1785, was to exchange Bavaria for th ...
Benito Mussolini... hist Michele Schirru was executed after a failed assassination plot against
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William Baldwin... ird Batman film after 1992's Batman Returns, due to "creative differences."(who previously worked with Schumacher on Flatliners) was reported to be a ...
Thomas Jefferson... hen congress voted on independence. Adams persuaded the committee to selectto compose the original draft of the document, which congress would edit t ...
Goethe... condemned and executed by the Vehmgericht. Scott drew his inspiration from's play Goetz von Berlichingen which he had translated, incorrectly
Edward R. MurrowMcCarthyism declined in late 1954 after television journalistand others publicly chastised McCarthy. The controversies over the Bill of ...
Aristotle... sy, this time disproving not just Galen but also Mondino de Liuzzi and even; all three had made assumptions about the functions and structure of the ...
Wendell Corey... nwriter John Michael Hayes based on his own wife, and his policeman buddy () to his theory, and eventually succeeds. As with Lifeboat and Rope, the p ...
Snorri Sturluson... earlier traditional sources, the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by, Heimskringla, also written in the 13th century by Snorri Sturluson, and ...
J. K. RowlingIn 1990wrote The Harry Potter Series, in which 3 characters embark on new adventu ...
Coretta Scott... which he graduated with a Bachelor of Divinity degree in 1951. King married, on June 18, 1953, on the lawn of her parents' house in her hometown of H ...
Majorian... the Visigoth king Theodoric II and ruled for two years, then was deposed by, who ruled for four years, before being killed by his general Ricimer (46 ...
Conrad of Montferrat... in Jing Ke's failed assassination of King Qin Shi Huang (227 BC). In 1192,, the de facto King of Jerusalem, was assassinated by hashshashin
Marcus Aurelius... f the ancient world, the Roman Emperor Hadrian, who writes a long letter to, the son and heir of Antoninus Pius, his successor and adoptive son. The ...
Israel Regardie... balah, and the magic of Hermes along with the principles of occult science.claims that there are many orders, who know what they do of magic from wha ...
Penda of Mercia... n which Edwin was defeated and killed by Cadwallon ap Cadfan of Gwynedd and, Northumbria again was divided into Bernicia and Deira. Bernicia was then ...
Kingdom of Cochin... ains and left for Mecca to embrace Islam. This place was later ruled by the(Perumpadapu Swaroopam). During the time of the Chera ruler, Kodungallur w ...
Charles I... they had moved to a position in the inner ward. Political tensions betweenand Parliament in the second quarter of the 17th century led to an attempt ...
Don RosaDowny O'Drake is Scrooge McDuck's mother. She was created byand appears in The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck and on the Duck Family ...
Richard Wagner... enrietta Karop, and her husband Karl Klindworth, a musician and a friend of
Michael Wilding... ee County co-star and close friend Elizabeth Taylor and her second husband,. Alerted by friend Kevin McCarthy, who witnessed the accident, Taylor rac ...
Norman Thomas... anti-communists from ACLU leadership. In 1953, the anti-communists, led byand James Fly, proposed a set of resolutions that inferred guilt of person ...
John Lloyd... adder and was written by Richard Curtis and Rowan Atkinson, and produced by. The series was originally aired on BBC1 from 15 June 1983 to 20 July 198 ...
James Malcolm Rymer... r, the Feast of Blood was a Victorian era serialized gothic horror story by(alternatively attributed to Thomas Preskett Prest). It first appeared in ...
Jean Cayrol... of the sites in long tracking shots. The accompanying narration (written by, himself a survivor of the camps) was intentionally understated to add to ...
Joseph Judge... rding to calculations made in 1986 by National Geographic writer and editorbased on Columbus's log. Evidence in support of this remains inconclusive. ...
Aleister Crowley... olden Dawn, making the policies a success. This secrecy was broken first by, in 1905, and later by Israel Regardie himself in 1940, giving a detailed ...
Antoninus Pius... r Hadrian, who writes a long letter to Marcus Aurelius, the son and heir of, his successor and adoptive son. The Emperor meditates on his past, descr ...
Adam Rifkin... by Tarantino, and one written and directed by a third filmmaker, reportedly. When the third filmmaker never materialized, Tarantino and Avary took th ...
C. S. LewisIn 1950(1898–1963) published the first of installment of his Chronicles of Narnia ...
Joanna Lumley... d become a patron of the trust joining existing high profile personalities,and David Shepherd
Thomas Mann... annes Maria Verweyen were deported and died in concentration camps. In 1937was deprived of his honorary doctorate. His honorary degree was restored i ...
Joel SchumacherIn December 1993, Batman Forever directorhad seen Tombstone and was most impressed with Kilmer's performance as Doc ...
R. S. Thomas... e – George Szirtes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson – Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas –– Francis Thompson – Anthony Thwaite – Chidiock Tichborne – Aurelian Towns ...
Ed BullinsIn 1967, Eldridge Cleaver, along with Marvin X,and Ethna Wyatt, formed the Black House political/cultural center in San F ...
Romano ScarpaThe character was created by, and first appeared in a story published on February 10, 1956
Mary Gentle... r a societal construct, or a hard-wired imperative. The fictional aliens in's Golden Witchbreed start out as gender-neutral children and do not devel ...
McGovern... (this was later surpassed by incumbent President Nixon's defeat of Senatorin 1972). Johnson's popular vote margin of over 22 percentage points is a ...
Molly Meldrum... ver appear on the show, a promise they faithfully kept. Countdown presentershaved his head bald, imitating Garrett, for its final show on 19 July 198 ...
Robert Capa... helma Ritter and Raymond Burr. Stewart's character, a photographer based on, must temporarily use a wheelchair; out of boredom he begins observing hi ...
Alfred of Wessex... thern England, where Jorvic had become the centre of the Viking kingdom butmanaged to keep them out of his country. Alfred and his successors continu ...
Carl BarksGideon's existence is inconsistent with's view of Scrooge as presented in "The Old Castle's Secret". In this stor ...
Karl Marx... resent value as a valuation methodology dates at least to the 19th century.refers to NPV as fictitious capital, and the calculation as capitalising, ...
Galen... y these topics had been taught primarily from reading classic texts, mainly, followed by an animal dissection by a barber-surgeon whose work was dire ...
Anne Henderson... the Depression with a debt crisis and a credit crisis. According to authorof the Sydney Institute, Lyons held a steadfast belief in "the need to bal ...
Ivor Gurney... h's death on the Somme in 1916 was considered a great loss to English music;, another most important setter of Housman (Ludlow and Teme, a work for v ...
Antonio Gramsci... sion by the fascist regime of its opponents within the region was ruthless., one of the founders of Italian Communist Party, was arrested and died in ...
Amiri Baraka... a Wyatt, formed the Black House political/cultural center in San Francisco., Sonia Sanchez, Askia Toure, Sarah Webster Fabio, Art Ensemble of Chicago ...
Pope John Paul IIThe visit ofto Ireland in September proved to be a welcome break for Lynch from the da ...
Sir Edmund Hillary... rst accomplished in 1913 by Freda du Faur and guides Peter and Alex Graham.made his first ascent in January 1948. In February 1948 with Ruth Adams, H ...
King Richard III... Middle Ages, the series is written as a secret history which contends thatwon the Battle of Bosworth Field, only to be mistaken for someone else and ...
Charles II, Duke of Zweibrücken... dren to the status of princes of the Empire. The protests of the next heir,(Deux-Ponts), supported by the king of Prussia, led to the War of Bavarian ...
Doug Moench... of the Sword", first appeared in Kull and the Barbarians #3 by Roy Thomas,, and Howard Chaykin, and was later redrawn by Dick Giordano and Terry Aus ...
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Agnès Varda... Le Chant du styrène); and with other film-makers (Resnais was the editor of's first film, La Pointe courte, and co-directed with Chris Marker Les sta ...
Martin Day... ial problems. Television researcher Andrew Pixley and authors Paul Cornell,and Keith Topping in their book The Avengers Dossier: The Unauthorised and ...
Suzy McKee Charnas... s; the most often studied examples include Joanna Russ's The Female Man and's Walk to the End of the World and Motherlines. Utopias imagined by male ...
Gabriel Narutowicz... governments changed frequently, corruption was commonplace. The open-mindedwas constitutionally elected president by the National Assembly in 1922, b ...
Palladius... Empress Licinia Eudoxia, widow of Valentinian. He also elevated his own sonto the rank of Caesar, and had him marry to Eudocia, elder daughter of Val ...
Roman Emperor... ted the life and death of one of the great rulers of the ancient world, theHadrian, who writes a long letter to Marcus Aurelius, the son and heir of ...
David Geffen... es, plus the return of bassist Neil Murray in place of Hodgkinson, producerinsisted that the album be remixed for the US release. In addition to the ...
John Tyler... n was 9,208. The County is named after John Tyler, Sr., father of President. Its county seat is
Greg Dyke... especially, Esther Rantzen. He was a vociferous critic of Director-Generaland BBC1 controller Lorraine Heggessey, who he blamed for lowering the sta ...
Felice Romani... Bellini's faithful and fruitful collaboration with the librettist and poet, and cemented his friendship with his favored tenor Giovanni Battista Rub ...
Robert Aldrich... (1964), as a crippled widow trapped in a lift and terrorised by intruders,'s Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte, and Sam Peckinpah's TV film of Katherine ...
Keith Topping... elevision researcher Andrew Pixley and authors Paul Cornell, Martin Day andin their book The Avengers Dossier: The Unauthorised and Unofficial Guide ...
Prince Edmund... der character: cunning, shrewd and witty, in sharp contrast to the bumblingof the first series. To make the show more cost-effective, it was also sho ...
Dylan Thomas... ing – Algernon Charles Swinburne – George Szirtes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson –– Edward Thomas – R. S. Thomas – Francis Thompson – Anthony Thwaite – Chid ...
Jérôme Bonaparte... during the 17th and 18th centuries. They were finally abolished by order of, king of Westphalia, in 1811
Walter O'Malley... ying at the Polo Grounds in Manhattan. After the 1957 season, Dodgers ownerdecided to move the team to Los Angeles for financial reasons, among other ...
Howard Hawks... comedy in the classic screwball comedy His Girl Friday (1940), directed by. In the film, a reworking of Ben Hecht's story The Front Page, Russell pl ...
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Michael Faraday... ons is always valid but more restrictive than that originally formulated by.
Kevin Jarre... ned about Kilmer's attitude in an interview to daily newspaper Le Parisien., the original director of Tombstone, said that Kilmer once told him, "I h ...
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Ranjit Singh... hem, Zaman Shah made the mistake of appointing a forceful young Sikh chief,, as his governor in the Punjab. This "one-eyed" warrior would later becom ...
Enid Lyons... hes". Lyons was assisted in his campaigning by his politically active wife,. She had a busy official role from 1932 to 1939 and, following her husban ...
Jerome... , and therefore does not "supplement" the history to any noteworthy degree., in the introduction to his Latin translation of the books of Samuel and ...
John Smith... m. Stories about historic figures, such as those surrounding Pocahontas and, George Washington's childhood, or the plantation elite in the slave soci ...
Leonard Nimoy... nclude Herschel Bernardi (in the original Broadway run), Theodore Bikel and. Mostel's understudy in the original production, Paul Lipson, went on to ...
Hadrian... nd death of one of the great rulers of the ancient world, the Roman Emperor, who writes a long letter to Marcus Aurelius, the son and heir of Antonin ...
Charles Theodore... ved with joy by the long-suppressed Liberals, and laid siege to Ingolstadt., who had done nothing to prevent wars or to resist the invasion, fled to ...
Woody Guthrie... ashi was the first who became widely recognized. Wataru Takada, inspired by, also became popular.. They both were influenced by American folk music b ...
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Henry Blofeld... Miriam Margolyes as the Smelly Photocopier Woman, BBC Radio cricket legendsand Fred Trueman as themselves, June Whitfield as the Raffle Woman, Leslie ...
Michelangelo... e Sistine Chapel. Five sibyls were painted on the Sistine Chapel ceiling by; the Delphic Sibyl, Libyan Sibyl, Persian Sibyl, Cumaean Sibyl and the Er ...
Maximilian IV... gain occupied the country, in preparation for renewing the war with France.Joseph (of Zweibrücken) the new elector succeeded to a difficult inheritan ...
Corliss Lamont... cisions, including Lamont v. Postmaster General (in which the plaintiff was, a former ACLU board member), which upheld fifth amendment protections an ...
Charlotte Perkins Gilman... , or sexual at all — a famous early sexless example being Herland (1915) by. Charlene Ball writes in Women's studies encyclopedia that use of specula ...
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Rufus King... President in Congress over William Crawford in 1816 and defeated Federalistin the general election
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Tennyson's... of two illustrations by Rossetti for Edward Moxon's illustrated edition ofPoems (1857
E. Blackadder... 8th and early 19th centuries, a period known as the Regency. In the series,Esquire is the butler to the Prince Regent, the Prince of Wales (the princ ...
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Steven Spielberg... th an action film opening, which turns out to be a sequence being filmed by. Near the ending, the events of the film itself are revealed to be a movi ...
George Szirtes... ire – Robert Louis Stevenson – John Suckling – Algernon Charles Swinburne –– Alfred, Lord Tennyson – Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas – R. S. Thomas – Fr ...
Adolf HitlerIn 1923, Winifred met, who greatly admired Wagner's music. When Hitler was jailed for his part ...
Sir Ernest Gowers... tably of all, Fowler's Modern English Usage and The Complete Plain Words by. Detailed guidance on many aspects of writing British English for publica ...
Frank LloydRussell approached directorfor help changing her image; but, instead of helping her, Lloyd cast her a ...
Wu Sangui... oncurrently the last Ming pretender had been captured and killed by General, extinguishing any hope Koxinga may have had of re-establishing the Ming ...
SpartaThe polis ofwas the greatest military land power of classical Greek antiquity. During ...
Barack ObamaOther well-known government figures, such as Senior Advisor to PresidentDavid Axelrod, former Director of Central Intelligence James Woolsey and f ...
Richard O'Brien... orld of popular music is the enduring Rocky Horror Show musical, written by, and first performed on stage in London during 1973
Manuel Ezequiel Bruzual... ón, General in Chief Cipriano Castro, Brigadier General Ezequiel Zamora and
Bill Clinton... (born July 23, 1973) is an American woman with whom United States Presidentadmitted to having had an "improper relationship" while she worked at the ...
John Adams... from a lack of leadership after the death of Hamilton and the retirement of, quickly declined; it revived briefly in opposition to the War of 1812, b ...
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Loren Coleman... many of the sightings are hoaxes or misidentified animals. Cryptozoologistsand Diane Stocking have estimated that as many as 70 to 80 percent of sigh ...
David Axelrod... -known government figures, such as Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama, former Director of Central Intelligence James Woolsey and former chairma ...
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Pervez MusharrafPakistani President- then as Army Chief of Staff - was responsible for sending thousands of P ...
Princess of Wales... e journey by the Prince of Wales and his two sons during the funeral of the, and was seen on television screens across the world as they got off the ...
Martin Luther King, Jr.... he political spectrum. After hearing a speech by Schwarzenegger at the 2006breakfast, San Francisco mayor Gavin Newsom said that, "[H]e's becoming a ...
Cheraman Perumal... of Kerala with their capital at Vanchi. Kodungallur was also the capital of, the last Chera ruler in the 7th century A.D. The legend is that he abdic ...
Przemysł II... ical reasons—became more common again in Western Europe. The reigns of Kingof Poland (1296), William the Silent of the Netherlands (1584), and the Fr ...
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Michael Savage... y, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and, as well as many local commentators, support Republican causes, while voc ...
Paul Cornell... due to financial problems. Television researcher Andrew Pixley and authors, Martin Day and Keith Topping in their book The Avengers Dossier: The Una ...
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Vanessa Feltz... nders". His critical targets also include celebrity chefs, Jeremy Clarkson,and, especially, Esther Rantzen. He was a vociferous critic of Director-Ge ...
Eric Bloodaxe... d in stanzas of an anonymous 10th century poem commemorating the death of aknown as Eiríksmál as compiled in Fagrskinna. Valhalla has inspired variou ...
Horace Henry Hart... ity Press guidelines were originally drafted as a single broadsheet page byand were, at the time (1893) the first guide of their type in English; the ...
Petronius Maximus... soldiers who had served under Aetius, probably instigated by the Patricius, who succeeded to obtain the throne. Petronius, who was a high-ranking im ...
Alfred, Lord Tennyson... s Stevenson – John Suckling – Algernon Charles Swinburne – George Szirtes –– Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas – R. S. Thomas – Francis Thompson – Anthony ...
Robert E. HowardThe character was loosely based on Red Sonya of Rogatino in's short story "The Shadow of the Vulture" (The Magic Carpet, January 1934 ...
CassiodorusGregory Nazianzen (Oratio 4.108) and(Variae 1.2) relate how Tyrian Heracles and the nymph Tyrus were walking a ...
Bob GuccionePenthouse, a men's magazine founded by, combines urban lifestyle articles and softcore pornographic pictorials t ...
Albert EinsteinThe maser is based on the principle of stimulated emission proposed byin 1917. When atoms have been induced into an excited energy state, they c ...
Juan Vicente Gómez... first half of the 20th century, is the political figure of General in Chief, who originally based on the plans of General in Chief Cipriano Castro, b ...
E. B. WhiteIn 1945(co-author of Strunk and White's The Elements of Style), wrote Stuart Litt ...
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John Tyler, Sr.... t Virginia. As of 2010, the population was 9,208. The County is named after, father of President John Tyler. Its county seat is
Edwin of Northumbria... of Deira (632–633 or 633–634) in northern England. He was a cousin of king, being the son of Edwin's uncle Æthelric of Deira. Osric was also the fat ...
Sennacherib... syrian vassalage, (despite a disastrous rebellion against the Assyrian king), but in the last half of the 7th century BCE Assyria suddenly collapsed, ...
Nicole FontaineIn April 2001, the president of the European Parliament(who called Massoud the "pole of liberty in Afghanistan") invited Massoud ...
Martin Luther King, Jr.In 1968 after the assassination of, Brown released "Say It Loud – I'm Black and I'm Proud" following pressur ...
Stephen Thomas Erlewine... 60s, when the singer-songwriter Bob Dylan began his career. Allmusic editorattributes The Beatles' shift toward introspective songwriting in the mid- ...
Tim Powers... shbless is a fictional poet, invented by fantasy writers James Blaylock and
King Christian XHe was the son ofof Denmark and Queen Alexandrine, born Duchess of Mecklenburg, and the fou ...
Henry BirdIn 1882in his Chess History and Reminiscences estimated that there were 150 chess ...
David I... in the service of Walter fitz Alan, who had been appointed Steward by King
Sancho III of Navarre... ain (1056), and his heirs carried on the tradition. He was a younger son ofand Mayor of Castile, and by his father's will recognised the supremacy of ...
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Æthelric of Deira... e was a cousin of king Edwin of Northumbria, being the son of Edwin's uncle. Osric was also the father of Oswine
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Carolyn Parrish... ith "the Keystone Kops running around" by one of its parliamentary members,. In criticizing the Department of Homeland Security's response to Hurrica ...
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Richard Wagner... oal illustration Gastmahl in Walhalla (mit einziehenden Einheriern) (1880),'s depiction of Valhalla in his opera cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen (1848– ...
Eleanor of Aquitaine... 5th century, Bordeaux regained importance following the marriage of Duchesswith the French-speaking Count Henri Plantagenet, born in Le Mans, who bec ...
Manetho... straea (identified as Virgo), the goddess of justice. Libra is mentioned by(3rd century B.C.) and Geminus (1st century B.C.), and included by Ptolemy ...
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Cyrus... gly, one finds scenes of the exploits of Augustus, Alexander the Great, andalluding to the deeds of Louis XIV (Lighthart, 1997; Sabatier, 1999). For ...
Rosalind MilesCecil appears as a character in the novels I, Elizabeth by, The Other Queen by Philippa Gregory and is a prominent secondary charact ...
AlexandrineHe was the son of King Christian X of Denmark and Queen, born Duchess of Mecklenburg, and the fourth Danish monarch of the House ...
LL Cool J... in hip hop music starting 1983–84 with the early records of Run-D.M.C. and. Like the hip hop preceding it, it came predominately from New York City. ...
Cadwallon ap CadfanAfter Edwin was killed in battle againstof Gwynedd and Penda of Mercia, Northumbria fell into disarray, with Eanfr ...
William Shawcross... rvention "was probably the most important single factor in Pol Pot's rise".and other commentors asserted that the bombings caused the domino effect i ...
Alexander IIIWhen Wallace was growing up, Kingruled Scotland. His reign had seen a period of peace and economic stabilit ...
Britney Spears... kthrough of teen pop in the late 1990s. Other Female Teen Pop stars such as, Christina Aguilera and Jessica Simpson then also became very popular at ...
Pearl Poet... ther Arthurian tales (Geoffrey of Monmouth's Historia Regum Britanniae, the's Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, etc.)
Alison Bechdel... 06, a resident of Marshall attempted to have the graphic novels Fun Home byand Blankets by Craig Thompson removed from the Marshall Public Library. S ...
Lucius Tarquinius PriscusIn the early 6th century BC, during the reign of Rome's fifth king, the Sabines attacked Rome. Tarquinius had been preparing to construct a ...
Alice Cooper... ith Courvoisier along with amphetamines), they concluded there was no hope.remembers their drinking club, The Hollywood Vampires, commenting that Moo ...
Ze'ev Jabotinsky... e, Irgun representatives purchased a ship, renamed Altalena (a pseudonym of), and weapons. The ship sailed on June 11 and arrived at the Israeli coas ...
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Charles VIII... war with the League of the Public Weal. The matter became more urgent after's invasion of Italy (known as the First Peninsular War)
Lyndon B. Johnson... he was greeting the President of the United States as he did when Presidentthanked him for donating money to school drop-out prevention programs
Mary Robinson... led the Anti-Amendment Campaign, which included future President of Ireland. The Pro Life Amendment Campaign subsequently became the Pro Life Campaig ...
Milton Friedman... have learned about business without a parade of teachers guiding me... fromto Donald Trump... and now, Les Wexner and Warren Buffett. I even learned ...
Arieh O'Sullivan... out the Liberty. The journalist who transcribed the tapes for that article,, later confirmed that "the Israeli Air Force tapes he listened to contain ...
Pavel Klushantsev... hievable in science fiction films. The pioneering work of directors such aswould be used by major motion pictures for decades to come
Roland EmmerichCecil, portrayed by David Thewlis, is in's Anonymous, which supports the idea that the works of William Shakespear ...
Oswald of Bernicia... paganism that it was decided to add that year to the reign of the Christian, who defeated Cadwallon and came to rule both Bernicia and Deira, so as t ...
Billy Crystal... tic comedy film written by Nora Ephron and directed by Rob Reiner. It starsas Harry and Meg Ryan as Sally. The story follows the title characters fro ...
Patrick White... itle of the 1989 novel Ashes Under Uricon. The Nobel Prize winning novelistnamed his 1955 novel The Tree of Man after a line in A Shropshire Lad and ...
Karl Marx... odity is something other than its value. In Value, Price and Profit (1865),quotes Adam Smith and sums up
Al Gore... minee George W. Bush were colored red, and states won by Democratic nomineewere colored blue. Although the assignment of colors to political parties ...
Craig Mathieson... t ranked no. 1 in the book The 100 Best Australian Albums by Toby Creswell,and John O'Donnell
Cecil B. DeMille... rest Lawn was a filming location used by directors such as Carl Laemmle and. The climactic battle scenes for D. W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation w ...
Donald Trump... business without a parade of teachers guiding me... from Milton Friedman to... and now, Les Wexner and Warren Buffett. I even learned a thing or two ...
Steve Meretzky... game, distributed by Infocom. It was designed by Adams and Infocom regularand was one of Infocom's most successful games. As with many Infocom games ...
William Shakespeare... s in Roland Emmerich's Anonymous, which supports the idea that the works ofwere written by Edward de Vere. His part largely revolves around his being ...
Robert A. Heinlein... ranger in a Strange Land is a 1961 science fiction novel by American author. It tells the story of Valentine Michael Smith, a human who comes to Eart ...
Joey Beltram... 733, Cybersonik (with Daniel Bell and John Acquaviva), Final Exposure (withand Mundo Muzique), Just For Fun (with Holger Wick), Narod Niki (with Akuf ...
Nguyễn Du... Vietnamese writers and poets composed their works in Chữ Nôm, most notablyand Hồ Xuân Hương (dubbed "the Queen of Nôm poetry")
Peter II... gainst the Almohads. Castilians under Alfonso, Aragonese and Catalans under, Navarrese under Sancho VII, and Franks under the archbishop Arnold of Na ...
Stanley Kubrick... a new high-bench mark for special effects, it would be 1968's , directed by, who assembled his own effects team (Douglas Trumbull, Tom Howard, Con Pe ...
Mack Sennett... eared with the troupe authentically. In the This Is Your Life TV tribute toseveral Sennett alumni ran on stage dressed as Keystone Kops
Nazi Boni... rkinabè writers in the post-independence Burkina Faso of the 1960s, such asand Roger Nikiema. The 1960s saw a growth in the number of playwrights bei ...
Gaston Kaboré... ill in Ouagaoudougou). Among the best known directors from Burkina Faso are, Idrissa Ouedraogo and Dani Kouyate. Burkina also produces popular televi ...
Alfred the Great... dorus Siculus. Ninus continued to be mentioned by European historians (e.g.), even up until knowledge of cuneiform enabled a more precise reconstruct ...
Thomas McKean... , abstained. Delaware cast no vote because the delegation was split between(who voted yes) and George Read (who voted no). The remaining nine delegat ...
Mayor of Castile... carried on the tradition. He was a younger son of Sancho III of Navarre and, and by his father's will recognised the supremacy of his eldest brother, ...
Johnny CashUpon being cast asin Walk the Line after Cash himself approved, Phoenix responded by buying ...
Glenn Beck... mer chief of Exxon, Lee Raymond, former FOX News Host and Radio Commentator, and Matthew K. Rose
Ptolemy... Manetho (3rd century B.C.) and Geminus (1st century B.C.), and included byin his 48 asterisms. Ptolemy catalogued 17 stars, Tycho Brahe 10, and Joha ...
Eleanor... cultural achievement. His marriage (Burgos, before 17 September 1177) with(Leonora), daughter of Henry II of England and , brought him under the inf ...
Arthur C. Clarke... e named his 1955 novel The Tree of Man after a line in A Shropshire Lad and's first novel, Against the Fall of Night, is taken from a work in Housman ...
Tony Robinson... rogramme episodes starred Rowan Atkinson as anti-hero Edmund Blackadder andas Blackadder's dogsbody, Baldrick. Each series was set in a different his ...
Thomas BartholinIn Scandinaviaand Ole Worm, the 17th century Danish scholars and Olaf Rudbeck in Sweden ...
Bertrice Small... Philippa Gregory and is a prominent secondary character in several books by
Marc Shaiman... performed by Harry Connick, Jr., with a big band and orchestra arranged by. Connick won his first Grammy Award for Best Jazz Male Vocal Performance
Mirabeau B. Lamar... mission to seek a site for a new capital to be named for Stephen F. Austin., second president of the newly formed Republic of Texas, advised the comm ...
Albrecht Dürer... rt medium begins in the Renaissance. The German Northern Renaissance artist(1471–1528) who painted several fine botanical, wildlife and landscape wat ...
Tycho Brahe... , and included by Ptolemy in his 48 asterisms. Ptolemy catalogued 17 stars,10, and Johannes Hevelius 20
Crown Prince Frederick... was Prince Christian of Denmark (later King Christian X), the eldest son ofand Princess Louise of Sweden (later King Frederick VIII and Queen Louise) ...
Charles Thompson... iss America 2007 Lauren Nelson, infamous University of Oklahoma quarterback, NFL Pro Bowlers Will Shields and Jammal Brow
George Lucas... y the blockbuster success of two science fiction and fantasy films in 1977.'s ushered in an era of fantasy films with expensive and impressive specia ...
Sandy Mölling... ll-female pop trio from Germany, consisting of band members Lucy Diakovska,, and Jessica Wahls. Critically acclaimed, the band has won dozen of award ...
David... up of the United kingdom of Israel (1020 to about 930 BC), created by Saul,and Solomon, which was a union of the twelve Israelite tribes. After the n ...
Marlene Dietrich... e viewer until he turns his face toward the camera during a scene featuringand George Raft. MacLaine also briefly appears in Ocean's Eleven as a drun ...
Boyd Rice... noise music appeared with Throbbing Gristle, Cabaret Voltaire, and NON (aka). These cassette culture releases often featured zany tape editing, stark ...
García Sánchez III of Navarre... e, and by his father's will recognised the supremacy of his eldest brother,. While Ferdinand inaugurated the rule of the Navarrese Jiménez dynasty ov ...
Benjamin Franklin... amount of labor which has been expended in the improvement of commodities".in his 1729 essay entitled "A Modest Enquiry into the Nature and Necessity ...
Peter Cook... naged to stay, ad-libbing his way through surrealistic fantasy stories à la, which Cooper reaffirms, saying he was not even certain he ever knew the ...
Eliphas Lévi... ermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, Aurum Solis, Ragon, Kenneth M. Mackenzie,, Frederick Hockley, William Butler Yeats, and Arthur Machen. Many Hermeti ...
Geminus... he goddess of justice. Libra is mentioned by Manetho (3rd century B.C.) and(1st century B.C.), and included by Ptolemy in his 48 asterisms. Ptolemy c ...
James Lapine... ania, opposite Roger Daltrey as Liszt, and by Bernadette Peters in the 1991film Impromptu, which last dramatized encounters between d'Agoult, Liszt ( ...
Penda of MerciaAfter Edwin was killed in battle against Cadwallon ap Cadfan of Gwynedd and, Northumbria fell into disarray, with Eanfrith taking power in the sub-ki ...
Daniel Gookin... , was given "600 acres at Kequatan, now called Elizabeth Cittie." A partnercompleted founding the settlement
Shakespeare... fter a ship on which her parents had traveled, not after the character from's As You Like It. She attended Roman Catholic schools, including Marymoun ...
Rowan Atkinson... ith several one-off installments. All television programme episodes starredas anti-hero Edmund Blackadder and Tony Robinson as Blackadder's dogsbody, ...
Hồ Xuân Hương... iters and poets composed their works in Chữ Nôm, most notably Nguyễn Du and(dubbed "the Queen of Nôm poetry")
Howard Staunton... rvived until 1873. From February 15, 1845 onwards it faced competition from's column in the Illustrated London News, a column which outlived Walker's ...
King Christian IX... lace in Kongens Lyngby on Zealand during the reign of his great-grandfather. His father was Prince Christian of Denmark (later King Christian X), the ...
Ronald Reagan... a movie based on the book. The cast included Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings,and Betty Field. The suit worn by Ronald Reagan in the film is on display ...
Craig Thompson... mpted to have the graphic novels Fun Home by Alison Bechdel and Blankets byremoved from the Marshall Public Library. Supporters of the books' removal ...
AristotleEarly insights in the labour theory of value appear in´s Politics. He developed a "theory of the value of labour", holding that ...
Saul... break-up of the United kingdom of Israel (1020 to about 930 BC), created by, David and Solomon, which was a union of the twelve Israelite tribes. Aft ...
Plato... ent and modern ethical thinkers, particularly of Kant and Fichte, with onlyand Spinoza finding favour in his eyes. He failed to discover in previous ...
Karl Marx... early labour values theories. Some writers (including Bertrand Russell and) think the labour theory of value can be traced back to him. In his Summa ...
Emperor Charles V... after the birth in Flanders of Joanna and Philip's second child (the future), the succession to the Castilian and Aragonese crowns was thrown into tu ...
Gerald Ford... cal community called for Nixon's resignation or impeachment. Vice Presidentsaid, "While it may be easy to delete characterization from the printed pa ...
Queen Margaret... e Lancastrians and the Yorkists. With the mental collapse of King Henry VI,used the Duchy of Lancaster lands in the Midlands, including Kenilworth, a ...
President pro tempore... 3, 2009, and thus the longest-serving Republican senator in history. He wasin the 108th and 109th Congresses from January 3, 2003, to January 3, 2007 ...
Prince Christian of Denmark... during the reign of his great-grandfather King Christian IX. His father was(later King Christian X), the eldest son of Crown Prince Frederick and Pri ...
Mark Twain... ally intended for adults are now commonly thought of as works for children.'s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was originally intended for an adult aud ...
Francis Xavier Pierz... ly by Catholic German-Americans, who were attracted to the region by Father. Lower Town was founded by settlers from New England and the mid-Atlantic ...
Bertrand Russell... 's theories, produced early labour values theories. Some writers (includingand Karl Marx) think the labour theory of value can be traced back to him. ...
Philippa Gregory... character in the novels I, Elizabeth by Rosalind Miles, The Other Queen byand is a prominent secondary character in several books by Bertrice Small
Sir Hans Sloane... al museum". Its foundations lie in the will of the physician and naturalist(1660–1753). During the course of his lifetime Sloane gathered an enviable ...
Edward III of England... ly associated with the status of knighthood. At the Battle of Crécy (1346),sent his son, Edward, the Black Prince, to lead the charge into battle and ...
Moses... ter moved to Egypt. The remaining four books of the Torah tell the story of, who lived hundreds of years after the patriarchs. He leads the Children ...
John Adams... . On June 11, 1776, Congress appointed a "Committee of Five", consisting ofof Massachusetts, Benjamin Franklin of Pennsylvania, Thomas Jefferson of V ...
Michael Lind... Cambodian Communists. Not one of them in his opinion was the U.S. bombing., in his book on the Vietnam War, notes: "In 1970, the Committee of Concer ...
P. D. James... s 1969 Modesty Blaise thriller, A Taste for Death, also the inspiration for' 1986 crime novel, A Taste for Death, the seventh in her Adam Dalgliesh s ...
Rehoboam... of the twelve Israelite tribes. After the northern tribes refused to accept, the son of Solomon, as their king. At first, only the tribe of Judah rem ...
Lech Wałęsa... 1946 address built a legacy bringing to Westminster College world leaders:, Margaret Thatcher, Harry S Truman, Gerald R. Ford, Ronald W. Reagan, Geo ...
Ludwig I of Bavaria... mples of the latter include the Walhalla temple built by Leo von Klenze forbetween 1830–1847 near Regensburg, Germany, and the Tresco Abbey Gardens V ...
Osama bin Laden... ice, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), consisted of an effort to tracefollowing the 1998 embassy bombings. The U.S. and the European Union provi ...
Stanley Keyes... lectronic score to an Off-Broadway production of Dragon Slayers, written byand directed by Brad Mays in 1986 at the Union Square Theatre in New York, ...
King George II... ot wishing to see his collection broken up after death, he bequeathed it to, for the nation, for the princely sum of £20,000
Edward, the Black Prince... ghthood. At the Battle of Crécy (1346), Edward III of England sent his son,, to lead the charge into battle and when pressed to send reinforcements, ...
Frederick III... ties of the Franc (Flanders), nor Imperial support from Maximilian's fatherproving decisive. Both sides came to terms in the Peace of Senlis in 1493, ...
Leon Uris... ed when Hitchcock was unsatisfied with his score. Topaz (1969), (based on anovel), is partly set in Cuba. Both received mixed reviews from critics
Wilhelm II... elves at the front of the movement, and on 7 November, demanded that Kaiserabdicate. When he refused, Prince Max of Baden simply announced that he ha ...
Augustus Hill Garland... ted in 1887. The new location was named Garland after U.S. Attorney General. Soon after, the towns of Embree and Duck Creek were combined, and the th ...
Franz Bardon... e the 17th century as the adjective Hermetic (as in "Hermetic writers" e.g.). The synonymous Hermetical also occurs in the 17th century. Sir Thomas B ...
Henry VII... as a military balance to the nearby castle of Warwick. With the victory ofat Bosworth, Kenilworth again received royal attention; Henry visited freq ...
Ron Joyce... al venture in hamburger restaurants. In 1967 Horton partnered with investor, who assumed control over operations after Tim Horton died in a car crash ...
Lyndon B. Johnson... ll but once, the exception being 1964 when Warren County voted for Democratover Barry M. Goldwater. Before the Republican party was formed, Warren Co ...
St Jerome... time Asser entered the church. Asser may have been familiar with a work byon the meaning of Hebrew names (Jerome's given meaning for "Asser" was "bl ...
Yevgeny Yevtushenko... ely summed up in his response, reported in his Memoirs, to the Russian poet’s question, in his broken English: “You atheist?” Amis replied, “It’s mor ...
John LennonThe Hollywood Vampires was also attended by the likes of, Ringo Starr, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood all of whom Moon maintained ...
George Sand... encounters between d'Agoult, Liszt (Julian Sands), Chopin (Hugh Grant), and(Judy Davis)
Solomon... United kingdom of Israel (1020 to about 930 BC), created by Saul, David and, which was a union of the twelve Israelite tribes. After the northern tri ...
Plutarch... of the Maenads or Thyades in the Korykion cave on Mount Parnassos, althoughinforms us that his friend Clea was both a Priestess to Apollo and to the ...
Hermes Trismegistus... s beliefs based primarily upon the pseudepigraphical writings attributed to. These beliefs have heavily influenced the Western esoteric tradition and ...
Evliya Çelebi... ebi was a legendary Ottoman aviator who, according to an account written by, made a successful manned rocket flight
William, Prince of Orange... should the battle be lost. They were mostly composed of Dutch troops under's younger brother Prince Frederik of the Netherlands
Karl Marx... ture and Necessity of a Paper Currency" is sometimes credited (including by) with originating the concept in its modern form. However, the theory has ...
Jerome... ive, and retains the form deus. "My God!" in Latin is thus mī deus!, though's Vulgate consistently (and in deviation from classical use) uses deus me ...
Julian Bond... laws. The ACLU's southern office also defended African-American congressmanin Bond v. Floyd, when the Georgia congress refused to formally induct Bon ...
Bede... n the sub-kingdom of Bernicia and Osric taking power in Deira. According to, Osric was, like Eanfrith, a Christian who reverted to paganism upon comi ...
Kit Woolsey... ata generated from self-play. According to assessments by Bill Robertie and, TD-Gammon's play was at or above the level of the top human players in t ...
Martin Luther King, Jr.An American Civil rights activist,was assassinated in 1968 by James Earl Ray in Memphis, Tennessee
Churchill... if it reduced casualties elsewhere by greater amounts. It was thought thatwould reverse this decision later (he was then away at a conference); but ...
Jacques Gauthier... graphica. However, an alternate definition proposed by scientists includingand adherents of the Phylocode system defined Aves to include only the mod ...
Julie Andrews... ld War-related themes. The first, Torn Curtain (1966), with Paul Newman and, displays the bitter end of the twelve-year collaboration between Hitchco ...
Stephen Fry... glas Adams (ISBN 1-85695-028-X) in 1994.To tie-in with the 2005 film, actor, the film's voice of the Guide, recorded a second unabridged edition (ISB ...
AlfredMuch of what is known about Asser comes from his biography of, in particular a short section in which Asser recounts how Alfred recruit ...
Iris Murdoch... on display ranging over books such as Colin Wilson’s The Outsider (panned),’s debut novel Under the Net (praised), or William Empson’s Milton’s God ( ...
Sven VäthHe has also released an album Sounds of the Third Season with
Thomas NastThe traditional mascot of the party is the elephant. A political cartoon by, published in Harper's Weekly on November 7, 1874, is considered the firs ...
Dave FiloniAccording to, supervising director of the animated television series , the look of the ...
Edward Moxon... ing Arthur and the Weeping Queens, one of two illustrations by Rossetti for's illustrated edition of Tennyson's Poems (1857
Jehoash of Judah... ise had prophetic powers. And thinking a child of seven – the age of Joas () in the Second Book of Kings – too young to have the part given him in At ...
James Madison... the area was organized to form Madison County. The name was chosen to honor, who had been the two-term President of the United States up until two ye ...
Tullus HostiliusIn the 7th century BC, during the reign of Rome's third king, the Sabines and the Romans again warred. The pretexts for the war were, ...
Rob Reiner... a 1989 American romantic comedy film written by Nora Ephron and directed by. It stars Billy Crystal as Harry and Meg Ryan as Sally. The story follows ...
Venantius Fortunatus... e Goths by the historian Jordanes dating from 551. Then follows a remark byin his description of his travels from Ravenna to Tours (565-571) in which ...
Casimir IV Jagiellon... tle of Žalgiris) (1410) and in 1466 the milestone Peace of Thorn under King; the treaty created the future Duchy of Prussia. In the south, Poland con ...
Brad Mays... dway production of Dragon Slayers, written by Stanley Keyes and directed byin 1986 at the Union Square Theatre in New York, which was re-staged with ...
George Washington... on. He was a Revolutionary War soldier who was a personal bodyguard to Gen.at Valley Forge. He was also one of the pioneers at Fort Boonesborough in ...
Toby Creswell... Diesel and Dust ranked no. 1 in the book The 100 Best Australian Albums by, Craig Mathieson and John O'Donnell
John James Audubon... life illustration reached its peak in the 19th century with artists such as, and today many naturalist field guides are still illustrated with waterc ...
Thomas Jefferson... nsisting of John Adams of Massachusetts, Benjamin Franklin of Pennsylvania,of Virginia, Robert R. Livingston of New York, and Roger Sherman of Connec ...
Emperor Henry III... ed, in Juan de Mariana, who wrote that in 1055, at a synod in Florence, theurged Victor II to prohibit under severe penalties the use of the imperial ...
Enid Blyton... ry in a sequel or to launch a series, such as L. Frank Baum's Wizard of Oz.and R. L. Stine have specialized in open-ended series. Sometimes a series ...
FerdowsiIn the 11th century Shahnameh, the Persian poetcredits Burzoe with the invention of the tables game nard in the 6th centu ...
Numa Pompilius... n customs, as well as Etruscan, despite the fact that they were espoused by, second king of Rome and a Sabine
Ronald Reagan... istic slab of stone.” James Watt, Secretary of the Interior under President, initially refused to issue a building permit for the memorial due to the ...
Colin Wilson... and literary and social opinions were on display ranging over books such as’s The Outsider (panned), Iris Murdoch’s debut novel Under the Net (praise ...
Adam Dalgliesh... on for P. D. James' 1986 crime novel, A Taste for Death, the seventh in herseries. The last words of the poem "On Wenlock Edge" are used by Audrey R. ...
Arthur Goldberg... eral wing of the Court, together with Warren, Douglas, William Brennan, and. They said the Court had a role beyond that of Congress. Yet while he oft ...
Solomon... te tribes. After the northern tribes refused to accept Rehoboam, the son of, as their king. At first, only the tribe of Judah remained loyal to the h ...
Jeremy NorthamA 1999 movie named Happy, Texas starring, Steve Zahn, Ally Walker, Ileana Douglas and William H. Macy was named fo ...
Tom TykwerThe Wachowskis are collaborating withon Cloud Atlas, an adaptation of David Mitchell's novel of the same name, ...
Ian Miller... " that had the same impact as his adult-oriented films. British illustratorand comic book artist Mike Ploog were hired to contribute backgrounds and ...
Jacob BernoulliIn real analysis, Bernoulli's inequality (named after) is an inequality that approximates exponentiations of 1 + x
Benjamin Franklin... appointed a "Committee of Five", consisting of John Adams of Massachusetts,of Pennsylvania, Thomas Jefferson of Virginia, Robert R. Livingston of New ...
John Lloyd... a parody of Batman with Baldrick as the counterpart of Robin (suggested by). This idea eventually came to surface as part of the Comic Relief sketch ...
Nora EphronWhen Harry Met Sally... is a 1989 American romantic comedy film written byand directed by Rob Reiner. It stars Billy Crystal as Harry and Meg Ryan a ...
Washington Irving... the Columbia. The account of his explorations in the west was published byin 1838.). John C. Frémont of the U.S. Army's Corps of Topographical Engin ...
Rosalind Russell... g at local clubs, such as Ciro's and Mocambo's, for Hollywood stars such as, Clark Gable, Gloria Swanson, and Shirley Temple. He did not always play ...
L. Frank Baum... the author to continue the story in a sequel or to launch a series, such as's Wizard of Oz. Enid Blyton and R. L. Stine have specialized in open-ende ...
Sylvester Stallone... eme restaurants (modeled after the Hard Rock Cafe) along with Bruce Willis,and Demi Moore. Schwarzenegger severed his financial ties with the busines ...
Thomas Browne... anz Bardon). The synonymous Hermetical also occurs in the 17th century. Sirin his Religio Medici of 1643 wrote "Now besides these particular and divi ...
Ulysses S. Grant... eer among other animals, is located on property formerly owned by presidentin the period between the Mexican War and the Civil War
Thomas Jefferson... arty" in the mid-1850s as homage to the values of republicanism promoted by's Republican party. The idea for the name came from an editorial by the p ...
Jordanes... tion (east of the Swabians) is in the History of the Goths by the historiandating from 551. Then follows a remark by Venantius Fortunatus in his desc ...
Infanta Joanna... rived from a council of Burgundian notables. On 20 October 1496, he married, daughter of King Ferdinand II of Aragon and Queen Isabella I of Castile, ...
Charles II of SpainIn 1701, following the death in late 1700 of King, war broke out over who should succeed him to the Spanish throne. Althoug ...
Steven SpielbergThat same year,'s film Close Encounters of the Third Kind boasted a finale with impressiv ...
Gene Roddenberry... nterfaces throughout the series. She was also the wife of Star Trek creator
Donald Spoto... sually against his new films, although some critics, such as Robin Wood and, contend that Marnie (1964) is first-class Hitchcock, and some have argue ...
Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor... the first member of the house of Habsburg to be King of Castile. The son of, Philip inherited the greater part of the Duchy of Burgundy and the Burgu ...
Nguyễn Du... rst six lines of Truyện Kiều, an epic narrative poem by the celebrated poet, ), which is often considered the most significant work of Vietnamese lit ...
Hezekiah... s that they failed to enforce worship of Yahweh alone. Of the "good" kings,(727–698 BCE) is noted for his efforts at stamping out idolatry (in this c ...
William III of Orange... ampton Court Maze; planted in the 1690s by George London and Henry Wise for. The maze covers a third of an acre and contains half a mile of paths. It ...
BedeSome traditions call the festival "Litha", a name occurring in's "Reckoning of Time" (De Temporum Ratione, 7th century), which preserves ...
Louis XIII of France... ld at that point become overwhelming in the empire triggered France, led byand Cardinal Richelieu, to enter the war on the Protestant side. (Louis's ...
Duke Ellington... , for example, on Bix Beiderbecke's piano playing. And it is also true thatadopted and reinterpreted some harmonic devices in European contemporary m ...
Thucydides... , Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo,, and Xenophon
Richard Holbrooke... In late 2009 Raphel was (again) appointed to the Af-Pak region as deputy to, the US. Special Representative to Afghanistan and Pakistan, by the Obama ...
Laurence Olivier... prominent supporting character in the 1937 film Fire Over England, starring, Vivien Leigh, and Flora Robson. Burghley (spelled Burleigh in the film) ...
Henry II... 16 against King John, it was Blanche's English ancestry as granddaughter tothat led to Louis being offered the throne of England as Louis I. However, ...
Hannah Arendt... published a letter signed by a number of prominent Jewish figures including, Albert Einstein, Sidney Hook, and Rabbi Jessurun Cardozo, which describe ...
Andrés Manuel López Obrador... Robles Berlanga became the first woman mayor of Mexico City. In 2000, PRD'sbecame the second democratically elected mayor of Mexico City. López Obrad ...
Ian FlemingAmis became associated with's James Bond novels, which he greatly admired, in the late 1960s, when he ...
Leopold II... the language of administration. The enlightened absolutism of Joseph II and, who introduced minor language concessions, showed promise for the Czech ...
Saxo Grammaticus... e was largely based on Icelandic Sagas, the history of the Danes written by, the Russian Primary Chronicle and The War of the Irish with the Foreigne ...
Jake Thackray... ttist Artie Shaw (nominated for a Grierson award); one on singer/songwriter; a BBC Four programme about British experimental music of the 1960s and 7 ...
Geoffrey Palmer... nnor, Bill Wallis, Ronald Lacey, Roger Blake, Denis Lill, Warren Clarke and, who played Field Marshal Sir Douglas Haig in "Goodbyeee", the final, fat ...
Christiane Fellbaum... lowing members of the Cognitive Science Laboratory: George Armitage Miller,, Randee Tengi, Pamela Wakefield, Helen Langone and Benjamin R. Haskell. W ...
Queen Margrethe IIHe was succeeded by his eldest daughter,. Queen Ingrid survived her husband by 28 years. She died on 7 November 20 ...
Leon Trotsky... Konovalets, Ignace Poretsky, Fourth International secretary Rudolf Klement,, and the Workers' Party of Marxist Unification (POUM) leadership in Catal ...
Gerald GardnerAfter her death in 1951, Clutterbuck was identified byas a leading member of the New Forest coven of witches into which he claim ...
Charles IThe sole reasonassembled Parliament in 1640 was to ask it to pass finance bills, since th ...
Theodore Roosevelt... This made a perfect place to build an irrigation system. In 1902 Presidentsigned the Reclamation Act, and in 1906 the Sun River Irrigation Project w ...
Ibn Khaldun... (including Joseph Schumpeter) have traced back the concept even further to, who in his Muqaddimah (1377), described labour as the source of value, n ...
Gyges... hese in the Greek tradition are associated with Sardis, the capital city of, constructed in the 7th century BC
Jerome... n of Jeremiah also includes the Book of Baruch and the Epistle of Jeremiah.'s says he excluded them: "And the Book of Baruch, his scribe, which is ne ...
Larry King... this annulment did not occur until April 2004. In an interview on CNN with, Hynie produced a 2001 marriage certificate as proof of her marriage to J ...
Tom StoppardHousman is the main character in the 1997play The Invention of Love. Many titles for novels and films have been dra ...
Robert Bork... the Justice Department willing to fire Cox ended with the Solicitor General. Though Bork believed Nixon's order to be valid and appropriate, he consi ...
William Empson... e Outsider (panned), Iris Murdoch’s debut novel Under the Net (praised), or’s Milton’s God (inclined to agree with). Amis’s opinions on books and peo ...
George Washington... built the first water-works in America to pump water for public use. Whileand his troops stayed in Valley Forge, Washington stored his personal effe ...
Artie Shaw... s of Sound, about the BBC Radiophonic Workshop; a biography of clarinettist(nominated for a Grierson award); one on singer/songwriter Jake Thackray; ...
Sophocles... tus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch,, Strabo, Thucydides, and Xenophon
Urraca... of Le Goulet between Philip Augustus and John of England, Blanche's sisterwas betrothed to Philip's son, Louis. Their grandmother Eleanor of Aquitai ...
Vivian Stanshall... ugh his behaviour was outrageous, it was in the humorous vein as his friend, of the Bonzo Dog Band claimed. Moon produced Stanshall's version of Terr ...
Joseph II... ace German as the language of administration. The enlightened absolutism ofand Leopold II, who introduced minor language concessions, showed promise ...
Jacques Brel... d documentaries about British views on eschatology, the Belgian chansonnier, the musical partnership of Dame Cleo Laine & Sir John Dankworth, and the ...
Yoshitaka Amano... remixed soundtrack, added full motion video sequences, and art galleries of's illustrations. Final Fantasy I & II: Dawn of Souls is, like Final Fanta ...
Henry IV of France... ardinal Richelieu, to enter the war on the Protestant side. (Louis's fatherhad once been a Huguenot leader.) In 1635 Ferdinand signed his last import ...
Edward VI... o prominence under Henry VIII and became the leading political figure under. Dudley was a patron of John Shute, an early exponent of classical archit ...
Mary of Burgundy... of Burgundy and the Burgundian Netherlands (as Philip IV) from his mother,, and briefly succeeded to the Crown of Castile as the husband of Queen Jo ...
Peter Powell... their first TV appearance on BBC TV Top of the Pops on 8 May 1980 opening apresented show with Gary Glitter's "Rock and Roll Part 2". This was to be ...
JF Buddeus... superintendent. He studied at Leipzig and Jena, amongst his teachers being, whose only daughter he married. He published in 1716 a work, Historia cr ...
Queen VictoriaIn 1796, the Great Hall was restored and in 1838, during the reign of, the restoration was completed and the palace opened to the public. The h ...
Mikhail Frunze... year old orphan boy who they named Petya. They also adopted the children of, following his death in 1925. During Stalin's rule they lived in the at t ...
Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin... uise of Sweden (later King Frederick VIII and Queen Louise). His mother was, a daughter of Frederick Francis III, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin ...
Sidney Hook... umber of prominent Jewish figures including Hannah Arendt, Albert Einstein,, and Rabbi Jessurun Cardozo, which described Irgun as a "a terrorist, rig ...
Philip Heselton... buck had personally initiated him into the coven, but later authors such asand Eleanor Bone claim that his initiator was in fact Edith Woodford-Grime ...
Pausanias... the, was reported to be of the family of Noah. The 2nd-century AD traveller, pausing at to enumerate four sibyls, mentions the "Palestinian Sibyl" wh ...
Raymond GubbayMany events are promoted by the Hall themselves, whilstpromotes over 70 events a year, having brought a range of events since the ...
Henry VIII... ntly and had a tennis court constructed at the castle for his use. His son,, decided that Kenilworth should be maintained as a royal castle. He aband ...
Joseph Pulitzer... acquired The New York Journal and engaged in a bitter circulation war with's New York World which led to the creation of yellow journalism—sensation ...
Bill Richardson... e, Assistant Secretary of State Rick Indefurth and American U.N. Ambassadorflew to northern Afghanistan and tried to convince the leadership of the U ...
Duke Ellington... se of non-diegetic jazz was another modernist innovation, such as jazz star's score for Otto Preminger's Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
Henry... 1216, the barons changed their allegiance to John's son, the nine-year-old
Doreen Valiente... nately as "Old Dorothy". Gardner's statements were interpreted by his pupilas implying that Clutterbuck had personally initiated him into the coven, ...
Alyattes... by Mysia, Caria, Phrygia and coastal Ionia. Later on, the military power ofand Croesus expanded Lydia into an empire, with its capital at Sardis, whi ...
Albert Einstein... ter signed by a number of prominent Jewish figures including Hannah Arendt,, Sidney Hook, and Rabbi Jessurun Cardozo, which described Irgun as a "a t ...
Uzziah... Kirjath-jearim to Mount Zion (1 Chr. 13; 15:2–24; 16:4–43; comp. 2 Sam. 6),'s tzaraas (commonly translated as "leprosy") and its cause (2 Chr. 26:16– ...
Charles Colson... who became known as the "Watergate Seven": Haldeman, Ehrlichman, Mitchell,, Gordon C. Strachan, Robert Mardian and Kenneth Parkinson, for conspiring ...
Ptolemy... are sometimes called Ptolemaic aspects since they were defined and used byin the 1st Century, AD. These aspects are the conjunction (approx. 0-10°), ...
John Major... as Dame Norma Major, who gained her title six years before her husband Sirwas knighted). The husbands of Dames have no honorific, so Dame Norma's hu ...
Ferdinand II of León... houses of Lara and Castro both claimed the regency, as did the boy's uncle,. In 1159 the young Alfonso was put briefly in the custody of García Garcé ...
King Charles I... te. This unfortunate quarrel became the fruitful source of infinite evil toand to his government. Two parties were formed in the cabinet, and through ...
Byron PreissIn 1993, DC Comics, in conjunction withVisual Publications, published a three-part comic book adaptation of the n ...
Philippa Pearce... telage is shaken off. In the classic British novels Tom's Midnight Garden (, 1958) and Jessamy (Barbara Sleigh, 1967), for example, the responsibilit ...
Emperor Xiaowu of Liu Song... thematics. When he was only a youth his talent earned him much repute. Whenheard of him, he was sent to an Academy, the Hualin Xuesheng (華林學省), and l ...
James BondAmis became associated with Ian Fleming'snovels, which he greatly admired, in the late 1960s, when he began composi ...
Marie-Louise... apartments were, however, arranged and decorated for the use of the empress. The emperor chose to reside at the Grand Trianon. The château continued ...
Varro... tius' Divine Institutions (i.6, 4th century AD, quoting from a lost work of, 1st century BC) these ten sibyls were those in the following list. Of th ...
Peter O'Donnell... lood and breath,/ they give a man a taste for death" supplies the title for's 1969 Modesty Blaise thriller, A Taste for Death, also the inspiration f ...
Robert M. La Follette... ry was also notable for the emergence of progressive politics championed by. Between 1901 and 1914, Progressive Republicans in Wisconsin created the ...
Sir Hans Sloane... ed in 1753, largely based on the collections of the physician and scientist. The museum first opened to the public on 15 January 1759 in Montagu Hous ...
John Stockwell... i Kotoka and the National Liberation Council. Several commentators, such as, have claimed the coup received support from the CIA
Billy CrystalThe story begins in 1977. Harry Burns () and Sally Albright (Meg Ryan) finish college at the University of Chicag ...
Thomas Jefferson... 1817), and who had handled the Louisiana Purchase as Secretary of State for. At the time that Madison County was organized, the land south of Saline ...
Xenophon... vid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo, Thucydides, and
Romany Society... t to hostage families. He is also president of Emmaus UK, and patron of the
Oswine... ng the son of Edwin's uncle Æthelric of Deira. Osric was also the father of
Leo Ruickbie... ion from his true magical partner, Edith Woodford-Grimes. Ronald Hutton andhave concluded that Clutterbuck is unlikely to have been involved in Gardn ...
Ward ChurchillAmerican Indian Movement of Colorado leader and activisttakes this argument further, contending that the mythologizing and celebra ...
Josiah... E), revived idolatry, drawing down on the kingdom the anger of Yahweh. King(640–609 BCE) returned to the worship of Yahweh alone, but his efforts wer ...
Sancho III of CastileAlfonso was born toand Blanche, daughter of García Ramírez of Navarre, in Soria on 11 Novembe ...
Walt Whitman... s. Housman's poetry influenced British music in a way comparable to that ofin the music of Delius, Vaughan Williams and others: Housman's works provi ...
Zakir HussainDrthe former President of India once told to Milad Mehfil in Monghyar on Nov ...
Allen Ginsberg... ings and live and tape performances by a wide variety of figures, includingand William S. Burroughs
Bob Dylan... tered the mainstream in the middle of the 1960s, when the singer-songwriterbegan his career. Allmusic editor Stephen Thomas Erlewine attributes The B ...
Clare Hollingworth... ruiting tactics amongst Displaced Persons (DP) in the camps across Germany:, the Daily Telegraph and The Scotsman correspondent in Jerusalem during 1 ...
Benito Mussolini... uivalent honorifics for knights, such as Cavaliere in Italy (e.g. Cavaliere), and Ritter in Germany and the Austro-Hungarian Empire (e.g. Georg Ritte ...
Louis VIII... arch 1188 – 26 November 1252), was a Queen consort of France as the wife of. She acted as regent twice during the reign of her son, Louis IX
Charles Martel... 17, had achieved complete independence from the feeble Frankish kings. Whenbecame the virtual ruler of the Frankish realm he brought the Bavarians in ...
Naeviusnames the Cimmerian Sibyl in his books of the Punic War and Piso in his an ...
Andrew Huxley... electrical properties of nerve cells, culminating in work by Alan Hodgkin,, and others on the biophysics of the action potential, and the work of Be ...
Leopold I... the Mutual Pact of Succession he had signed during the reign of his father,. Charles sought the other European powers' approval. They exacted harsh t ...
Caesar Rodney... nce. The tie in the Delaware delegation was broken by the timely arrival of, who voted for independence. The New York delegation abstained once again ...
Le Corbusier... school. It was here that he first encountered the works of Swiss modernist,. His discovery of the drawings of the Palace of the Soviets in a foreign ...
Julian RathboneTostig features in the novels The Last English King (2000), by(where he is depicted as Edward the Confessor's catamite), Harold, The Las ...
Ferdinand IIAfter Emperorbegan oppressing the rights of Protestants in Bohemia, the resulting Bohem ...
Nigel Short... appears daily in The Times and Sunday Times. Ex-world championship finalistwrote each Sunday for The Daily Telegraph (taken over by the daily chess c ...
Barbara Sleigh... British novels Tom's Midnight Garden (Philippa Pearce, 1958) and Jessamy (, 1967), for example, the responsibility is enhanced by isolating the chil ...
Hesiod... isitor to these "dells of Parnassus", at the end of the eighth century, was, who was shown the omphalos
Kirk CameronAt the end of the 1980s, actorbecame a major teen idol teenage heartthrob. Cameron was best known for hi ...
Crown Prince Frederick of Denmark... holas II of Russia, George I of Greece, Oscar II of Sweden, his grandfather, the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII of the United Kingdom) and hi ...
Cyrus the GreatThe last events in Chronicles take place in the reign of, the Persian king who conquered Babylon in 539 BCE; this sets an earliest ...
Luther... theca theologica (1757–1765); Bibliotheca patristica (1770); his edition of's works in 24 vols. (1740–1752); Historische und theologische Einleitung ...
Catharine Parr Traill... Traill, an employee of the Hudson's Bay Company and son of Canadian pioneer
George I... five original towers; Christopher Wren's Lion gate built for Queen Anne and; and the Tudor and 17th-century perimeter walls
commentators... of Paul Hardcastle's number one hit, 19, with Bremner impersonating cricket, including Richie Benaud and Brian Johnston, and replacing references to ...
Rudy Giuliani... tial election was highly sought; despite being good friends with candidatesand Senator John McCain, Schwarzenegger remained neutral throughout 2007 a ...
Queen Anne... example of the five original towers; Christopher Wren's Lion gate built forand George I; and the Tudor and 17th-century perimeter walls
Manasseh of Judah... erah, among other traditional Near Eastern divinities), but his successors,(698–642 BCE) and Amon (642–640 BCE), revived idolatry, drawing down on th ...
Eleanor of EnglandWithhe had 11 children
Pamela Des Barres... he wheel of the car. However, Keith never recovered from feelings of guilt., a with whom Moon had had an ongoing relationship over the course of thre ...
Ahmed Sékou Touré... ican unity. He lived in exile in Conakry, Guinea, as the guest of President, who made him honorary co-president of the country. He read, wrote, corre ...
Elizabeth I... son, Robert, Earl of Leicester, in 1563, four years after the succession ofto the throne. Leicester's lands in Warwickshire were worth between £500–£ ...
Plato... asis on human emotion and the imagination. Meanwhile he studied Spinoza and, both of whom were important influences. He became more indebted to Kant, ...
Helen Mirren... orton Selten. He also appears in the television miniseries Elizabeth I with, in which he is played by Ian McDiarmid. He was also portrayed by Ronald ...
Cyrus the Great... s of Judah to the time of the Babylonian exile, concluding with the call byfor the exiles to return to their land
Raymond Keene's column appears daily in The Times and Sunday Times. Ex-world championsh ...
Princess Louise of Sweden... mark (later King Christian X), the eldest son of Crown Prince Frederick and(later King Frederick VIII and Queen Louise). His mother was Alexandrine o ...
Ole WormIn Scandinavia Thomas Bartholin and, the 17th century Danish scholars and Olaf Rudbeck in Sweden were the fir ...
Queen Mary... egan the process of modernising Kenilworth. Before his execution in 1553 byfor attempting to place Lady Jane Grey on the throne, Dudley had built the ...
Edward Rutledge... e next step was for the resolution to be voted upon by the Congress itself.of South Carolina, who was opposed to Lee's resolution but desirous of una ...
John McCain... ry in 2004, but moderately voting for Democrat Barack Obama over Republicanin 2008
Henry I... fonso died at Gutierre-Muñoz and was succeeded by his eldest surviving son,, named after his maternal grandfather
Henry... to Italy in 1605, and during 1611–12 arranged to sell Kenilworth Castle to, the Prince of Wales. Henry died before completing the full purchase, whi ...
Ferdinand... g year, leaving a pregnant Joanna behind in Madrid, where she gave birth to, later Holy Roman Emperor. Philip's life with Joanna was rendered extreme ...
Ioan Gruffudd... he struggle against the slave trade, directed by Michael Apted and starringwas released in 2007 to coincide with the 200th anniversary of Parliament' ...
Philip AugustusIn consequence of the Treaty of Le Goulet betweenand John of England, Blanche's sister Urraca was betrothed to Philip's son ...
2Pac# "Call It What You Want" (featuring:, Money-B
John Lennon... , the same sort of bass has a tea chest as a resonator. Before the Beatles,and Paul McCartney's band, The Quarrymen, featured a tea-chest bass, as di ...
Terry George... ruck farmer in Shyamalan's The Village (2004), a disillusioned cameraman in's Hotel Rwanda (2004), and heroic firefighter in Ladder 49 (2004)
Sara Douglass... Gold, by Ray Bryant, and God's Concubine book 2 of The Troy Game series by, The Bastard King by Jean Plaidy
Olof von Dalin... tic in the works of a Danish-Norwegian historian Ludvig Holberg and Swedish. During the later half of the 18th century the Icelandic Sagas were still ...
Eanfrith... Cadfan of Gwynedd and Penda of Mercia, Northumbria fell into disarray, withtaking power in the sub-kingdom of Bernicia and Osric taking power in Deir ...
Dirk Bogarde... was portrayed by Geneviève Page in the 1960 film Song Without End, oppositeas Liszt, by Fiona Lewis in the 1975 Ken Russell film Lisztomania, opposit ...
García Ramírez of NavarreAlfonso was born to Sancho III of Castile and Blanche, daughter of, in Soria on 11 November 1155. He was named after his grandfather Alfonso ...
W. H. Auden... erse (1978), which he edited, was a revision of the original volume done by. Amis took the anthology in a markedly new direction: Auden had interpret ...
Constantine the GreatThe reign ofsaw the division of the Empire into its Eastern and Western halves, as wel ...
Mr. Magic... she entered the influential world of record producer Marley Marl, radio DJ, and Tyrone Williams, who were talking about how UTFO had canceled its ap ...
Arthur Ransome... ng the child not just spatially, but in time, through the use of time slip.used the device of children acting for themselves extensively in his Swall ...
Madonna... enced many electro-pop, other synthpop, and mainstream performers including, La Roux, Moby, Pet Shop Boys, and Little Boots. They have been sampled a ...
LivyAccording to, after the conflict the Sabine and Rome states merged, and the Sabine kin ...
Thomas Hodgskin... or and the value of the product, the "Ricardian socialists" — Charles Hall,, John Gray, and John Francis Bray — applied Ricardo's theory to develop t ...
R. J. Rummel... mately 1.7 million, which was about 21 percent of the country's population., an analyst of historical political killings, gives a figure of 2 million ...
Eleanor of England... ncia, Spain, 1188, the third daughter of Alfonso VIII, king of Castile, and. Eleanor was a daughter of Henry II of England and Eleanor of Aquitaine
Pharaoh... ngholds, along with fortified cities. In the fifth year of Rehoboam's reignShishaq of Egypt, brought a huge army and took many cities. When they laid ...
Campanella... writers, including Lactantius, Augustine, Giordano Bruno, Marsilio Ficino,and Giovanni Pico della Mirandola considered Hermes Trismegistus to be a w ...
Ernst Moritz Arndt... ssian government with "demagogic agitation" in conjunction with the patriot
Anderson Cooper... lues Club in New York, in addition to performing a song live on CNN for the. However, Brown remained hospitalized, and his medical condition worsened ...
Ronald Reagan... Reaganomics, a term popularized during the Presidential administrations of. This theory holds that reduced income tax rates increase GDP growth and ...
Rehoboam... petual war between them. Israel and Judah were in a state of war throughout's seventeen year reign. Rehoboam built elaborate defenses and strongholds ...
Jacob Grimm... word for "east". It has been connected to the Anglo-Saxon goddess Eostre byin his Deutsche Mythologie
Crown Prince Gustaf Adolf... 1910–2000) at Storkyrkan in Stockholm on 24 May 1935. She was a daughter of(later King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden) and his first wife, Princess Margar ...
John AcquavivaWith Canadian DJhe formed the label Plus 8 in 1990 to release his own tracks under the nam ...
George Drew... o victory in the election against the Progressive Conservative Party led by. The Liberals won 190 seats—the most in Canadian history at the time, and ...
Jessica Mitford... os Angeles Magazine described it as a "theme-park necropolis", paraphrasing, indicating "Forest Lawn’s kitsch was just a sophisticated strategy for l ...
Alfonso VIIIShe was born in Palencia, Spain, 1188, the third daughter of, king of Castile, and Eleanor of England. Eleanor was a daughter of Henry ...
Edward the Confessor... s The Last English King (2000), by Julian Rathbone (where he is depicted as's catamite), Harold, The Last of the Saxon Kings, by Edward Bulwer-Lytton ...
President of Ireland... hoice lobby group called the Anti-Amendment Campaign, which included futureMary Robinson. The Pro Life Amendment Campaign subsequently became the Pro ...
Elizabeth Stuart... ian throne, and was known as the Winter King. Frederick's wife, the popularand subsequently Elizabeth of Bohemia, known as the Winter Queen or Queen ...
Sparta... other account mentioned in Dionysius's work, a group of Lacedaemonians fledsince they regarded the laws of Lycurgus as too severe. In Italy, they fou ...
Frederick V... g Bohemian Revolt led to outbreak of the Thirty Years' War in 1618. Electorof the Electorate of the Palatinate, a Protestant, was elected by the Bohe ...
Ludvig Holberg... me more rational and pragmatic in the works of a Danish-Norwegian historianand Swedish Olof von Dalin. During the later half of the 18th century the ...
MosesThe Torah, or "Instruction", is also known as the "Five Books" of, thus Chumash from Hebrew meaning "fivesome", and Pentateuch from Greek m ...
Elia Kazan... onally renowned filmmakers in the Greek diaspora such as the Greek-American
John McCain... ought; despite being good friends with candidates Rudy Giuliani and Senator, Schwarzenegger remained neutral throughout 2007 and early 2008. Giuliani ...
Louis IX... wife of Louis VIII. She acted as regent twice during the reign of her son,
Atys... the "Meiones" were renamed Lydians after their king, Lydus (Λυδός), son of, in the mythical epoch that preceded the rise of the Heracleid dynasty. T ...
Johannes Kepler... he traditional minor aspects, introduced by the famed astronomer/astrologerin the 16th Century AD, were long considered to be of relatively secondary ...
Bob Dylan... popular artist came in 1973 with the film Pat Garret and Billy the Kid, by. However the album received very little critical acclaim. This had not be ...
Hein Verbruggen... about this, suggested that high IOC officials (probably including the Dutchand IOC Director of the Olympic Games, Gilbert Felli, and most likely with ...
William S. Burroughs... ape performances by a wide variety of figures, including Allen Ginsberg and
Porphyry... egistus dates back to the first century CE, and Tertullian, Iamblichus, andare all familiar with Hermetic writings
Idi Amin... gether with his wife, Frances, and their four children, Waite witnessed thecoup in Uganda, he and his wife narrowly escaping death on several occasio ...
George Clooney... e village is also mentioned in the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou starringin a lead role. There's a street sign reading "Satartia — 7 miles" in one ...
Noël Coward... n) in 1926. The play was performed on the London stage in 1926 and featuredand
Hitler... th anniversary of the failed Munich Putsch the regiment swore allegiance to. The oath given: Pledging loyalty to him alone and Obedience unto death. ...
Malcolm III of Scotland... ted him decisively. Deserted by his men, he fled to his sworn brother, King. Tostig spent the summer of 1066 in Scotland
Bill GatesOn March 6, 1988 Alan Cooper showedhis shell prototype that allowed widgets to be added dynamically. March 20 ...
Joanna Lumley... man and Diana Rigg later co-starred in Bond films. The New Avengers regularhad, prior to that series, appeared in the James Bond film On Her Majesty' ...
Caroline of Brunswick... uccessful mediation attempts between King George IV, and his estranged wife, who had sought her rights as queen. Nevertheless, Wilberforce still hope ...
Richard Nixon... y saw election or succession of Republican presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower,, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush. The Re ...
Rhys Gryg... Britons and its southern part soon became Anglicised. In 1215 a local lord,of Deheubarth claimed control of the peninsula, but in 1220 he ceded contr ...
Charles II... which related unfavourable anecdotes about the prospective king of England,. In July 1660, following the Restoration, a royalist tract called The Pic ...
Richard CurtisThe Black Adder was the first series of Blackadder and was written byand Rowan Atkinson, and produced by John Lloyd. The series was originally ...
David Mitchell's... chowskis are collaborating with Tom Tykwer on Cloud Atlas, an adaptation ofnovel of the same name, for Warner Bros. Pictures. Tykwer and The Wachowsk ...
Thomas Hughes... e a common device for this, beginning with Tom Brown's Schooldays (1857) byand F.W. Farrar's Eric, or, Little by Little, although the framework had b ...
Henrietta Maria... brother, Charles. When Charles became king, he gave the castle to his wife,; he bestowed the stewardship on Robert Carey, earl of Monmouth, and gave ...
Francis Ford Coppola... tt returned to acting, appearing in a small role as Bob Sheldon in the 1983film The Outsiders. In 1985 he starred in Shaker Run as a mechanic and in ...
Mel Gibson... re based upon the series circulated during the 1960s, 1980s and 1990s, withat one point being considered a front-runner for the role of Steed. Ultima ...
Susie Dent... intended to name his new band 'Mad Dog'. According to Oxford lexicographer, Moon and Entwistle were speculating with Page about the possible formati ...
Painter... togonia and 48 in oogonia, concluding an XX/XO sex determination mechanism.in 1922 was not certain whether the diploid number of humans was 46 or 48, ...
Sigismund I the Old... e. The European Renaissance currents evoked in late Jagiellon Poland (kingsand Sigismund II Augustus) an immense cultural flowering. Poland's and Lit ...
Tertullian... ch's mention of Hermes Trismegistus dates back to the first century CE, and, Iamblichus, and Porphyry are all familiar with Hermetic writings
Alan Dershowitz... presentatives of Fascist Italy, offering to cooperate against the British."wrote in his book The Case for Israel that unlike the Haganah, the policy ...
Louis the German... ngian empire. Given at the partition of 817 to the king of the East Franks,, Bavaria formed part of the larger territories confirmed to him in 843 by ...
Sophocles... alism. But, being a Christian, he can no longer assume, as did Æschylus and, that God is merciless in leading men to a doom which they do not foresee ...
Rowan Atkinson... er was the first series of Blackadder and was written by Richard Curtis and, and produced by John Lloyd. The series was originally aired on BBC1 from ...
Albert EinsteinIn 1915,developed his theory of general relativity, having earlier shown that grav ...
Richard Dawkins... have included Peter Maxwell Davies, Lily Allen, Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin,, Cleo Laine, Christopher Hitchens, Peter Hitchens, Kathy Burke, Stephen F ...
Gerald Ford... or succession of Republican presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower, Richard Nixon,, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush. The Republican Part ...
Theodosius I... y BCE. The last recorded response was given during AD 393, when the emperorordered pagan temples to cease operation
BBC Radio 2... ight entertainment and music from 1945 until 1967, when it was rebranded as. It opened on 29 July 1945, taking over the longwave frequency used befor ...
Clement Attlee'sSt-Laurent was an early supporter of British Prime Ministerproposal to transform the British Commonwealth from a club of white domini ...
William Blake... Michael Angelo Rooker, William Pars, Thomas Hearne and John Warwick Smith.published several books of hand tinted engraved poetry, illustrations to D ...
Ralph Fiennes... e of Steed. Ultimately, the 1998 film starring Uma Thurman as Emma Peel andas John Steed received poor reviews from critics and fans
Euripides... est of Egypt. The mother of the Libyan Sibyl was Lamia, meaning "devourer".mentions the Libyan Sibyl in the prologue to his tragedy Lamia
Holy Roman Emperor... g monarch in Spain. He never inherited his father's territories, nor became, because he predeceased his father, but his son Emperor Charles V eventua ...
President... nized in 1830 and was named for United States Secretary of State (and later) Martin Van Buren
EuripidesAs already in the works of, the gods have become symbolic. Venus represents the unquenchable force o ...
Ingrid of SwedenInstead, he married Princess(1910–2000) at Storkyrkan in Stockholm on 24 May 1935. She was a daughter ...
Jeroboam... efforts to bring Israel under his control. He waged a major battle againstof Israel and was victorious with a heavy loss of life on the Israel side; ...
Octavian... the Roman Republic. It was a naval engagement fought between the forces ofand the combined forces of Mark Antony and Cleopatra VII. The battle took ...
Aeschylus... nstitutions of the classical Greeks. Authors who mention the oracle include, Aristotle, Clement of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides, Herodot ...
Ted Hughes... thologies The Rattle Bag (1982) and The School Bag (1987) (both edited with). Originally entitled The Faber Book of Verse for Younger People on the F ...
Aristotle... of the classical Greeks. Authors who mention the oracle include Aeschylus,, Clement of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides, Herodotus, Julian, ...
Clive James... n possible without this kind of self discipline. Nevertheless, according to, Amis reached a turning point when his drinking ceased to be social, and ...
Ronald Reagan... of Republican presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford,, George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush. The Republican Party, led by House ...
Duke of Cumberland... uding the Queen's Staircase, (1733) and the Cumberland Suite (1737) for the. Today, the Queen's Private Apartments are open to the public and include ...
Maria Theresa... rth to a baby boy in 1716. Unfortunately, he died soon after. A year later,, his elder surviving child, was born. At her baptismal ceremony, contempo ...
Trina Schart Hyman... controversy about The Fortune Tellers (1993), a picture book illustrated by. Some felt that the story was European in origin and therefore inappropri ...
Iamblichus... of Hermes Trismegistus dates back to the first century CE, and Tertullian,, and Porphyry are all familiar with Hermetic writings
Hierocles... eonia existed, according to Pliny the Elder (Natural History book v:30) and
Frank CollinIn 1977, a small group of American Nazis, led by, applied to the town of Skokie, Illinois for permission to hold a demonst ...
Statius... (the river of lamentation) and Phlegethon (the river of fire). According to, it bordered Elysium, the final resting place of the virtuous. Ovid wrote ...
Henry VIII of EnglandThe future Kingmet Philip the Handsome on a visit Philip made to Henry's father's court i ...
William Strachey... (William Shakespeare's play The Tempest is thought to have been inspired by's account of this shipwreck.) The island was claimed for the English Crow ...
Woody Allen... model. She made her film debut in Oedipus Wrecks, a short film directed byfor the anthology New York Stories (1989). At the age of 12, Dunst gained ...
Barack Obama... . Bush over Democrat John Kerry in 2004, but moderately voting for Democratover Republican John McCain in 2008
Otto III... ny-Anhalt). He is rumored to have been a relative of the Holy Roman Emperor. At the age of six he was sent to be educated in Magdeburg, seat of Adalb ...
Werner Herzog... ar cabin. Phoenix then realized that the man was famed German film director. While Herzog helped Phoenix out of the wreckage by breaking the back win ...
Louis IX#(Poissy, 25 April 1214 – 25 August 1270, Tunis), King of France as success ...
King George VI... usiastic. It was St-Laurent who drafted the London Declaration, recognizingas Head of the Commonwealth as a means of allowing India to remain in the ...
Prince of Wales... rth. Thereafter Gower remained beyond the reach of Llewelyn's successors as; but its population suffered at the hands of Rhys ap Maredudd during his ...
Christopher Hitchens... Davies, Lily Allen, Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Richard Dawkins, Cleo Laine,, Peter Hitchens, Kathy Burke, Stephen Fry, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, an ...
Rudyard Kipling... xample is the recurrent use of the vocative phrase, O (my) Best Beloved, byin his Just So Stories. This use of O may be considered a form of clitic, ...
Indira GandhiIn India, Prime Ministersand her son Rajiv Gandhi (neither of whom were related to Mohandas Gandhi, ...
James Bamford... uld not have to perform this task itself and thus trigger World War Three.", a former ABC News producer, in his 2001 book Body of Secrets, proposes a ...
George H. W. Bush... presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan,and George W. Bush. The Republican Party, led by House Republican Minority ...
Charles the Fat... ter his death in 880 it formed part of the extensive territories of Emperor. This incompetent ruler left its defence to Arnulf, an illegitimate son o ...
Maria Anna... ed upset at the child's sex. The next year saw the arrival of another girl,
Charles I's... ment was regarded as having been automatically dissolved from the moment ofexecution on 30 January 1649. This view was confirmed by a court ruling du ...
AristotleThus, in Racine the hamartia, which the thirteenth chapter of’s Poetics had declared a characteristic of tragedy, is not merely an acti ...
Bob Dylan... ylan of The Wallflowers ranked London Calling above the work of his father,, as the record that “changed his life”. Bands identified with the garage ...
Dionysius of HalicarnassusAccording to, many Roman historians (including Porcius Cato and Gaius Sempronius) rega ...
Grace Kelly... (played by Tippi Hedren) is a thief. In To Catch a Thief (1955), Francie () offers to help a man she believes is a burglar. In Rear Window, Lisa (Gr ...
Bragi Boddason... tree among both gods and men. A quote from a work by the 9th century skaldis presented that confirms the description
Peter Hitchens... mien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Richard Dawkins, Cleo Laine, Christopher Hitchens,, Kathy Burke, Stephen Fry, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, and Danny Baker. T ...
Euripides... le include Aeschylus, Aristotle, Clement of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes,, Herodotus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, ...
Richard Henry Lee... 10 Congress passed a resolution, which had been promoted by John Adams and, calling on colonies without a "government sufficient to the of their aff ...
Ovid... g to Statius, it bordered Elysium, the final resting place of the virtuous.wrote that the river flowed through the cave of Hypnos, god of sleep, wher ...
Fritz Lang... ures and matte paintings could be used to depict worlds that never existed.'s film Metropolis was an early special effects spectacular, with innovati ...
Sigismund II Augustus... nce currents evoked in late Jagiellon Poland (kings Sigismund I the Old and) an immense cultural flowering. Poland's and Lithuania's territorial expa ...
Hugh Hefner... ckers. Cigarette, liquor and car companies began to sponsor tournaments andheld backgammon parties at the Playboy Mansion. Backgammon clubs were form ...
Princess Margaret of Connaught... nce Gustaf Adolf (later King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden) and his first wife,. They were related in several ways. In descent from Oscar I of Sweden and ...
Geoffrey Perkins... on by Simon & Schuster's Audioworks in the mid-1980s. Both were produced byand featured cover artwork by Hipgnosis
Archibald Cox... of the regular Justice Department hierarchy. In May 1973, Richardson namedto the position
LactantiusMany Christian writers, including, Augustine, Giordano Bruno, Marsilio Ficino, Campanella and Giovanni Pico ...
Hugh Laurie... n the first two series by Lord Percy Percy, played by (Tim McInnerny), withplaying the role in the third and fourth series, as Prince George, Prince ...
Charles II... during the 17th and 18th centuries to redeem Shetland, without success, andratifying the pawning in the , explicitly exempting them from any "dissolu ...
Howard Hawks... perhaps best known for her role as a fast-talking newspaper reporter in thescrewball comedy His Girl Friday, as well as the role of Mame Dennis in th ...
Michael Jackson... ities who attended Brown's public and/or private memorial services included, Jimmy Cliff, Joe Frazier, Buddy Guy, Ice Cube, Ludacris, Dr. Dre, Little ...
Herodotus... Aeschylus, Aristotle, Clement of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides,, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, S ...
Duke Ellington... 15-piece 'big band', who performed a jazz repertoire covering Glenn Miller,and Count Basie; her vocal idols being Ella Fitzgerald and Peggy Lee. In 1 ...
Percy Sutton... ewel of Inner City Broadcasting Corporation. A co-founder of Inner City was, a former Manhattan borough president and long one of the city's most pow ...
Arthur Conan DoyleIn A Study in Scarlet, a novel by, the retribution of the Mormons is compared to that of the Vehmgericht
Þjóðólfr of Hvinir... shields, as if they were shingles. Snorri then quotes a stanza by the skald(c. 900). As he continues, Gangleri sees a man in the doorway of the hall ...
Pausanias... s, while pseudo-Apollodorus (Bibliotheke 2.7.8) gives the name Agelaus, and(2.21.3) names Tyrsenus son of Heracles by "the Lydian woman.
Queen Anne... oak reredos in Baroque style carved by Grinling Gibbons during the reign of. Opposite the altar, at first floor level, is the royal pew where the roy ...
Peter Shapiro... the time" , and "an explosive emergence of an underground alternative". For, Run-D.M.C.'s 1983 two-song release "It's like That"/"Sucker MCs" "comple ...
Herbert Hoover... ansmitted long-distance 128-line television images of Secretary of Commercefrom Washington to New York. In 1928 the thermal noise in a resistor was f ...
Schuyler ColfaxGarner andare the only two Vice Presidents to have been Speaker of the House of Repr ...
Heinrich II... athedral of Basel (known locally as the Münster) began under German Emperor
Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia... a daughter of Frederick Francis III, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and
Kathy Burke... ey Emin, Richard Dawkins, Cleo Laine, Christopher Hitchens, Peter Hitchens,, Stephen Fry, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, and Danny Baker. Two series (to ...
Virgil... e waters of the Lethe in order to forget their earthly life. In the Aeneid,writes that it is only when the dead have had their memories erased by the ...
Sarah Fielding... tle by Little, although the framework had been explored as early as 1749 byin The Governess, or The Little Female Academy. Life begins for Tom Sawyer ...
Hesiod... on of forgetfulness and oblivion, with whom the river was often associated.'s Theogony identifies her as the daughter of Eris ("strife"), and the sis ...
Christopher Hitchens... hat the troubled grandee came to disapprove of his own conduct." His friendsaid: "The booze got to him in the end, and robbed him of his wit and char ...
Livy... nt of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides, Herodotus, Julian, Justin,, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo, Thuc ...
David Letterman... omote Two Lovers. He seemed incoherent and was largely unresponsive towards's questions about the film and his career plans. Phoenix appeared on Late ...
Theobald IV of Champagne... Still, Blanche had to break up a league of the barons (1226), and helped byand the papal legate to France, Romano Bonaventura, she organized an army. ...
Cameron Crowe... e romantic science fiction Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) and's tragicomedy Elizabethtown (2005). She played the title role in Sofia Co ...
Giordano BrunoMany Christian writers, including Lactantius, Augustine,, Marsilio Ficino, Campanella and Giovanni Pico della Mirandola considered ...
James I... after their father's death. Kenilworth remained a popular location for bothand Charles and accordingly was well maintained. The most famous royal vis ...
Laura Ingalls WilderLittlewith her family, aunt Polly Melona Ingalls and uncle Henry Odin Quiner wit ...
Martin Van Buren... 30 and was named for United States Secretary of State (and later President)
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