wordnet_skilled_worker_110605985


# training instances: 74483
# testing instances: 11208
# true positives: 10424
# false positives: 1071
# false negatives: 784
precision: 0.9068290561113528
recall: 0.9300499643112062
F1: 0.9182927366427345
True Positives - False Positives - False Negatives

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Rear Admiral RadfordLaterhonored a request from O'Hare to take a fighter as command aircraft instea ...
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 ...
Clint EastwoodBari is mentioned in the 1995 film The Bridges of Madison County starringand Meryl Streep. In the film Francesca tells Robert that she comes from a ...
Josiah Wedgwood... n of a British horticultural society was suggested by John Wedgwood (son of) in 1800. His aims were fairly modest: he wanted to hold regular meetings ...
Mathew Baker... manuscript called "Fragments of Ancient Shipwrightry" made in about 1586 by, a master-shipwright. This manuscript, held at the Pepysian Library, Magd ...
Augustus... ndar. The calendar reforms were completed during the reign of his successor. Quintilis was renamed Iulius (July) in honour of Julius Caesar in 44 BC ...
Lewis Pelly... and the Qatari counterattack, prompted the British political agent, Colonel, to impose a settlement in 1868. His mission to Bahrain and Qatar and the ...
Vanessa Redgrave... peech and Drama. She applied and was accepted, where she was a classmate of, graduating with a first class degree in drama and four acting prizes, on ...
Lewis Carroll... such as "I Love Louie", where Desi lived with Louis Armstrong. He also read's poem "Jabberwocky" in a heavy Cuban accent (he pronounced it "Habberwoc ...
William Roache... (Guiding Light) in the USA, the longest-serving members of a drama series (for Coronation Street in the UK, Ray Meagher for Home and Away in Australi ...
George McGovern... fianakis avoided mention of his party's presidential candidate, the liberal, Helms employed the slogans "McGovernGalifianakis – one and the same", "V ...
John Grierson... Nanook of the North domestically, but it did very well in Europe, inspiringto coin the word "documentary.
Hamo Thornycroft... esponsible for many of the best-known statues in London—her brother was Sir. There was no German ancestry in Siegfried's family; his mother named him ...
United Daughters of the ConfederacyIn 1925 he endowed the(UDC) Mrs. Simon Baruch University Award in memory of his mother, to suppo ...
Hessel Gerritsz... hos first appears on a published map in 1622, on a little-known portolan by. They are unlabelled, however, being marked merely as a group of small ci ...
Koxinga... by the Kingdom of Tungning government founded by Ming Dynasty loyalists ofin 1662. Zheng Jing, the son of Koxinga, renamed the village Wannian Zhou ...
consular corps... he host of the UN, the borough is home to the world's largest international, comprising 105 consulates, consulates general and honorary consulates. I ...
Joseph StoryLike Daniel Webster, James Wilson, andbefore him, Lincoln argued that the Declaration of Independence was a foun ...
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, ...
Holly BlackThe children's fantasy series "The Spiderwick Chronicles", byand Tony DiTerlizzi, includes will o'the wisps; they are listed in "Arthur ...
Aleksander Kamiński... he Nations medals after war: Władysław Bartoszewski, Zofia Kossak-Szczucka,, Jan Dobraczyński, Henryk Woliński, and others
Jimi Hendrix... me a Top 10 Hit. The group was asked to open for many rock tours, includingand The Doors
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 ...
Muhammad Ali... d in Zaire as part of the buildup to The Rumble in the Jungle fight betweenand George Foreman. Admirers of Brown's music, including Miles Davis and o ...
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 ...
Ursel de Baieul... gent of the Cuman Turks as well as contingents of Franks and Normans, under, into Armenia
Zheng Jing... f Tungning government founded by Ming Dynasty loyalists of Koxinga in 1662., the son of Koxinga, renamed the village Wannian Zhou in 1664. The name w ...
Julius Caesar... of his successor Augustus. Quintilis was renamed Iulius (July) in honour ofin 44 BC and Sextilis was renamed Augustus (August) in honour of Augustus ...
Lewis Carroll... g nonsense words; a famous such example is "The gostak distims the doshes".'s Jabberwocky is also famous for using this technique, although in this c ...
Johann Mattheson... 733 notes, "mi against fa", which the ancients called "Satan in music", andin 1739 writes that the "older singers with solmization called this pleasa ...
Francisco Franco... Seville in Spain. During his papacy, he purported to canonize Generalissimoand Christopher Columbus as saints. According to his supporters, Pope Greg ...
Sir Ian Holm... y various actors, including John Moffatt, Albert Finney, Sir Peter Ustinov,, Tony Randall, Alfred Molina and David Suchet
George H. SteuartKinzie's granddaughter, Maria Kinzie, married, a captain in the US cavalry who went on to become a general in the Confe ...
Charles de Gaulle... beth, and in the French TV mini-series, Le Grand Charles, about the life of
Indiana JonesAlthough some sources speculate that Andrews was the inspiration for, neither George Lucas nor the other creators of the films have ever confi ...
Woody GuthrieIn 1941, the BPA hired Oklahoma folksingerto write songs for a documentary film promoting the benefits of hydropower ...
Jimmy CarterFollowing Ford's defeat by President, Scalia worked for several months at the American Enterprise Institute. H ...
Swedish Chef... known characters, including Kermit the Frog, Rowlf the Dog, Dr. Teeth, the, Waldorf, Link Hogthrob, and the Muppet Newsman
Lord Coleridge... city (Re Stepney Election Petition, Isaacson v Durant (1886) 17 QBD 54 (perCJ)). Attachment to the person of the reigning Sovereign is not sufficient ...
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 ...
Ben Barnes... itizens are former Texas Speaker of the House and later Lieutenant Governor, a protege of John B. Connally and Lyndon B. Johnson, and the 1955 Pulitz ...
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 ...
Spencer Tracy... ew fiancé to dinner to meet her parents (newspaper publisher Matt Drayton (), perhaps a Hearst characterization, and his wife, small art gallery owne ...
Dominic Lawson... the father of food writer and celebrity cook Nigella Lawson, and journalist
Alan Foster... orld War I, which claimed the lives of many Reading F.C. players, including, who put a hat-trick past Milan
Wright brothers... the public enjoyment by all. However, drafted less than six years after the' historic flight, the 1909 plan did not envision any airports for Chicago
Kim Campbell... r B. Pearson, who acted as Chancellor of Carleton University; Joe Clark and, who became university professors, Clark also consultant and Campbell wor ...
Nigella LawsonLawson is the father of food writer and celebrity cook, and journalist Dominic Lawson
Honorius... was the famous magister militum Stilicho, the chief minister of the Emperor
Oliver Cromwell... re not used. In an unprecedented gesture, one of the revolutionary leaders,, allowed the King's head to be sewn back onto his body so the family coul ...
Admiral Isakov... skevich, where the Noragyugh neighborhood is located. The project will linkAvenue with Arshakunyats Avenue and will be fulfilled upon cooperation wit ...
George Lucas... urces speculate that Andrews was the inspiration for Indiana Jones, neithernor the other creators of the films have ever confirmed this. Other candid ...
Cyrus Vance... attan's Borough President is Scott Stringer, elected as a Democrat in 2005., a Democrat, has been the District Attorney of New York County since 2010 ...
Sarah T. Hughes... as assassinated in Dealey Plaza in Dallas. He was sworn in by Federal Judge, a family friend, making him the first President sworn in by a woman. He ...
Wesley Clark... w Dole had a heated exchange with Democratic presidential primary candidatein which Dole correctly predicted that Clark would lose the New Hampshire ...
Jim Thorpe... sity starter as running back and linebacker in 1912, tackling the legendaryof the Carlisle Indians that year. Eisenhower broke his leg in that, his l ...
Xiang Yu... authority had collapsed in the face of rebellion. Two former rebel leaders,(d. 202 BCE) of Chu and Liu Bang (d. 195 BCE) of Han, engaged in a war to ...
Bill Wendell... Shaffer, Chris Elliott, Calvert DeForest as "Larry 'Bud' Melman," announcer, writer Adam Resnick, scenic designer Kathleen Ankers, stage manager Biff ...
Caracalla... atterns of urbanism, during the preceding century, by Septimius Severus and, who had already acknowledged its strategical importance. The city was th ...
Tim Walz... in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Mankato educator, a Democrat. At the state level, Mason Township is located in Senate Dist ...
Chief Justice... the consent of his sovereign was early abandoned in the United States, andJohn Rutledge also declared in Talbot v. Janson, "a man may, at the same t ...
Alexander the GreatAdrian Veidt / Ozymandias: Drawing inspiration from, Veidt was once the superhero Ozymandias, but has since retired to devote ...
Tom Hamilton... her American ships, so Rear Admiral Arthur W. Radford, O'Hare and Commander, CV-6 Air Officer, were deeply involved in developing ad hoc counter-tact ...
Robert E. Lee... n sporting cologne), his serious work made him the trusted eyes and ears of's army and inspired Southern morale
Arthur Bliss... er the withdrawal of Sir Thomas Beecham. In 1949 the opera The Olympians by, to a libretto by Priestley, was premiered
Wernher von Braun... cal, Tsiolkovsky influenced later rocket scientists throughout Europe, like. Russian search teams at Peenemünde found a German translation of a book ...
Gerald Durrell... he Jersey Zoological Park) founded by the naturalist, zookeeper, and author
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 ...
his descendants... the largest bookshop and printing works in Leiden, a business continued bythrough 1712 and the name subsequently adopted (in a variant spelling) by ...
Zofia Kossak-Szczucka... olish Righteous among the Nations medals after war: Władysław Bartoszewski,, Aleksander Kamiński, Jan Dobraczyński, Henryk Woliński, and others
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
Eric Clapton... widow, Olivia, and son, Dhani, and arranged under the musical direction ofand Jeff Lynne. The profits from the event went to the Material World Char ...
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
Ernst Röhm... wo million members at the end of 1933. Led by one of Hitler's old comrades,, the SA represented a threat to Hitler's relationship with the German Arm ...
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 ...
Sinbad the Sailor... e of these, there are some other stories. An example of this includes the "" story narrated by Scheherazade. Within the story itself, the protagonist ...
Nathan Hale... issued by the United States Postal Service with Connecticut themes include, Eugene O'Neill, Josiah Willard Gibbs, Noah Webster, Eli Whitney, the wha ...
Rex Harrison... Wisdom appeared at a charity concert at the Cheltenham Town Hall, the actorcame backstage and urged him to become a professional entertainer
Joseph StalinDuring Lenin's illness, Zinoviev, his close associate Kamenev, andformed a ruling 'triumvirate' (or 'troika') in the Communist Party, playin ...
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
Guillermo Rodríguez... rthrew the government of Velasco Ibarra. The coup d'état was led by Generaland executed by navy commander Jorge Queirolo G. The new president exiled ...
Augustus... ius Caesar in 44 BC and Sextilis was renamed Augustus (August) in honour ofin 8 BC
William Henry Harrison... oint du Sable near the mouth of the Chicago River. That same year, Governorof the Indiana Territory appointed Kinzie as a justice of the peace
Jimmy Carter... nsfer of sovereignty to assuage conservative opposition. In 1977, Presidentreopened negotiations, appointing Sol Linowitz as co-negotiator without Se ...
Leslie Howard... filmed in 1920 for the company Minerva Films (founded in 1920 by the actorand his friend and story editor Adrian Brunel). These were The Bump, starr ...
Thomas RoeBut relations between the did turn tense in the year 1617 when Sirthe Elizabethan diplomat warned the Mughal Emperor Jahangir that if the yo ...
Nixon Administration... ther investigations in the 1970s found that they were not at fault, and thereversed all dishonorable discharges
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 ...
Duke of Halland... went on a private visit to Wuppertal, Germany; at the same time, H.R.H. thewas on a private visit to Sainte-Maxime, France. The Government therefore ...
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 ...
The Hon. James Archibald Stuart#(19 September 1747 – 1 March 1818
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 ...
Chancellor of the Exchequer... (MP) representing the constituency of Blaby from 1974–92, and served as thein the government of Margaret Thatcher from June 1983 to October 1989. He ...
Sir Alec Rose... ht boxing champion, Alan Pascoe, Olympic medallist, was born in Portsmouth,, famous single-handed yachtsman, Katy Sexton, former world champion swimm ...
Sol Linowitz... position. In 1977, President Jimmy Carter reopened negotiations, appointingas co-negotiator without Senate confirmation, and Helms and Strom Thurmond ...
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 ...
Henry Wilson... eps whereby the National Academy of Sciences was to be established. Senatorof Massachusetts was to name Agassiz to the Board of Regents of the Smiths ...
Constantine... he popes and the church of the line of emperors beginning with the Emperorsand Theodosius, later the Eastern Roman emperors, and finally the Western ...
Lord Warkworth#Lady Anne Stuart (born c. 1745), who married, later the 2nd Duke of Northumberland, on 2 July 1764
Carl XVI GustafUnder H.M., the present King of Sweden since 1973, the plain triple-tailed flag has ...
JudgesThe Bible affords many examples of vows. Thus in11. Jephthah 'vowed a vow unto the Lord, and said, If thou wilt indeed del ...
Aleksandr Kolchak... n Civil War. These forces supported the White Russian government of Admiral, based in Omsk, and White Russian soldiers fighting the Bolsheviks on the ...
John Grierson... aherty was considered finished in Hollywood, and Frances Flaherty contactedof the Empire Marketing Board Film Unit in London, who assigned Flaherty t ...
Gerald Ford... unsel. After Nixon's resignation, the nomination was continued by President, and Scalia was confirmed by the Senate on August 22, 1974
Charlie Chaplin... made his TV debut the same year and was soon commanding enormous audiences.called Wisdom his "favourite clown"
Richard Myers... . In September 2005, he remarked upon Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff' optimistic outlook on the war's progress: "Things have not gone as well ...
Theodosius... church of the line of emperors beginning with the Emperors Constantine and, later the Eastern Roman emperors, and finally the Western Roman emperor, ...
Hugo Haase... sisting of three MSPD and three USPD members. Led by Ebert for the MSPD andfor the USPD it sought to act as a provisional cabinet of ministers. But t ...
Xiang Yu... d copies of the forbidden books but most of these were destroyed later whenburned the palaces of Xianyang in 206 BC
Władysław AndersIn 1943 the Polish II Corps, commanded by, arrived in Palestine from Iraq. The British insisted that no Jewish unit ...
Richard M. Daley... commuter airline service to the public, peaking in the late 1980s as Mayortook office. During the 1960s to 1980s, typical destinations were Springfi ...
Earl of Winchilsea... who was elected despite not being legally allowed to sit in Parliament. Theaccused the Duke of, "an insidious design for the infringement of our libe ...
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 ...
Samuel Pepys... the cult of the Martyr King; however, no other eyewitness source, including, records this. Henry's account was written during the Restoration, some 1 ...
Fernando Álvarez de Toledo, 3rd Duke of Alba... ty successfully withstood a siege by Spanish forces under the leadership of. It was a turning point in the Eighty Years War and gave rise to the expr ...
Colonel Mackenzie... lowed the same route from Santa Fe in 1650. Indian tribes, buffalo hunters,and his cavalry, cowboys with their cattle herds ... these and many others ...
John Travolta... io suggested several alternatives, including Bruce Willis, Kevin Costner orto play Lester, and Helen Hunt or Holly Hunter to play Carolyn. Mendes did ...
Septimius Severus... ely rebuilt on Roman patterns of urbanism, during the preceding century, byand Caracalla, who had already acknowledged its strategical importance. Th ...
Richard Nixon... years in Charlottesville, in 1971, Scalia entered public service. Presidentappointed him as the general counsel for the Office of Telecommunications ...
Amelia Earhart... world's first all-metal airship, the ZMC-2, for the Navy in a large hangar.is rumored to have stopped at the airfield on occasion
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 ...
Jan Dobraczyński... er war: Władysław Bartoszewski, Zofia Kossak-Szczucka, Aleksander Kamiński,, Henryk Woliński, and others
John Hawkins... were galleons, with the modified English "race built" galleons developed byproving decisive, while the capacious Spanish galleons, designed primarily ...
Oliver EvansIn 1805, American inventordesigned, but never built, a refrigeration system based on the vapor-compr ...
Jim Doyle... pson became the Libertarian party nominee in April and ran against Democrat, the state Attorney General, and incumbent Republican Governor Scott McCa ...
Coolidge... hite House at the time leading up to the Great Depression — first Presidentin 1928, and then later followed by President Hoover later in 1931 — choos ...
Francisco Franco... s figures by anti-Franco Anarchists. After the civil war was won by General, Escrivá was able to return to Madrid. Escriva himself recounted that it ...
Laurence Olivier... arly inspired by his frequent collaborator David Lean. Praise also came for's cameo as the Duke of Wellington, with Philip French of The Times writin ...
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 ...
Matthew Murray... hy export trade in machine tools for the first third of the century, as didof Leeds. Roberts was a maker of high-quality machine tools and a pioneer ...
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 ...
Vladimir Lenin... st Stage of Imperialism (1965). The work is self-defined as an extension of's Imperialism, the Last Stage of Capitalism (1916), in which Lenin argues ...
John Prescott... ection in May 1997, the new transport secretary (and deputy prime minister)took a much harder line. When Swift's five-year term of office expired on ...
Francisco Pelsaert... ectacular shipwreck and mutiny. The Dutch ship Batavia under the command ofran aground and Pelsaert and some men went in an open boat to the town of ...
Scott McCallum... at Jim Doyle, the state Attorney General, and incumbent Republican Governor, former Lieutenant Governor who had assumed the office in 2001 after Gove ...
Nuno Álvares Pereira... ops and generals took the side of John (see Hundred Years' War). John I and, his loyal Constable and talented supporter, repelled the attack on the d ...
Sir John Madejski... tadium on the outskirts of Reading which is named after the club's chairman
Drusus Germanicus... riot relays, the emperor Tiberius hastened in 24 hours to join his brother,, who was dying of gangrene as a result of a fall from a horse
Charles Henry DavisIn 1863, enlisting the support of Alexander Dallas Bache and, a professional astronomer recently recalled from the Navy to Washington ...
Winston ChurchillHardy holds the distinction of playing bothand Franklin D. Roosevelt, and having played both roles on more than one o ...
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 ...
George W. Bush... lo, co-founder of Yahoo!, and Neil Bush, economist and brother of President; from entertainment Lauren Hutton, film actor and supermodel, and Paul Mi ...
Omar Torrijos... oric American achievement", and warned that it would fall into the hands of's "communist friends". It had appeared as an issue in the 1976 presidenti ...
Ted Poe... Military Veterans Post Office" in a ceremony hosted by U.S. Congressperson
Jesus... inded in a car accident. He claimed further visions, including visions from, who he claimed told him: You shall be the Peter to come, the Pope who wi ...
John Salmon 'Rip' Ford... h of explosives. In 1864, the town was reoccupied by the Confederates under. On May 15, 1865, a month after the surrender had been signed at Appomatt ...
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 ...
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 ...
Tommy Thompson... ormer Lieutenant Governor who had assumed the office in 2001 after Governorleft to become U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services
Xiang Yu... s of the Grand Historian, after the collapse of the Qin Dynasty the hegemonappointed Liu Bang as prince of the small fief of Hanzhong, named for its ...
Andrew JacksonOn June 15, 1832, President, displeased with Atkinson's handling of the war, appointed General Winfie ...
Terry Sanford... ch-counter demonstrations in Greensboro, compelled him to run. Lake lost to, who ran as a racial moderate willing to implement the federal policy of ...
Oliver Cromwell... ich included Lord Fairfax, then Lord General of the Parliamentary Army, and. The final conflicts between Parliamentary forces and Royalists were deci ...
Scream Tracker... emos ever made. Future Crew was also responsible for the popular MOD editor, which was fashioned after the Amiga Soundtracker, as well as the Advance ...
Tommy Thompson... and was the subject of the documentary A Remarkable Man. His older brother,, a Republican, was formerly Governor of Wisconsin and United States Secre ...
Berry Gordy... ny more releases from T-Neck after getting an offer from Motown Records CEOto sign with Motown. Sent to the label's Tamla division, the brothers reco ...
Glenda Jackson... ving an affair, who find themselves falling in love. It stars George Segal,, Hildegarde Neil, Paul Sorvino and K Callan
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 ...
Tim Walz... in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Mankato educator, a Democrat. At the state level, Weimer Township is located in Senate Dis ...
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 ...
Jesus... l the revelation in the Bible, as well as the oral tradition transmitted byand the Apostles. The sum of public revelation is known as the deposit of ...
Elizabeth IIQueenapproved in Regina, Saskatchewan on July 4, 1973 a new badge for the RCMP, ...
Tim Walz... in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Mankato educator, a Democrat. At the state level, Christiania Township is located in Senat ...
James WilkinsonIn 1786purchased the tract of land on the north side of the Kentucky River, which ...
Winfield Scott... ners of war were executed as traitors after the Battle of Queenston Heights;urged American reprisal, but none was carried out
Dave Hodgson... by Frank Branston, until his death in 2009. The current Mayor of Bedford isfrom the Liberal Democrat Party
Benjamin FranklinIn 1758,and John Hadley, professor of chemistry at Cambridge University, conducted ...
George AnsonAdmirals. and Admiral Jonathon Band, current First Sea Lord are both notable in Po ...
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 ...
Jonathan Harker... Stoker's Dracula, as the Count, masquerading as his own coach driver, takesto his castle in the night. The following night, when Harker asks Dracula ...
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 ...
Francisco Franco... y the railway system, which could have been used to transport artillery hadnot used narrow-gauge tracks to repair bridges after the Spanish Civil War ...
George Washington... rtraits of subjects such as Mamie, their grandchildren, General Montgomery,, and Abraham Lincoln. Wendy Beckett stated that Eisenhower's work, "simpl ...
Smoky Dawson... ) in the 1930s and other early stars like Buddy Williams, Shirley Thoms and. In 1952, Dawson began a radio show, and went on to national stardom as a ...
Tim Walz... in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Mankato educator, a Democrat. At the state level, Wilder is located in Senate District 22, ...
John C. Calhoun... y movement gaining momentum, defenders of slavery such as John Randolph andfound it necessary to argue that the Declaration's assertion that "all men ...
Samuel Powhattan (S.P.) Carter... dation of Military Governor of Tennessee Andrew Johnson, U.S. naval officerwas promoted to the brevet rank of brigadier general and assigned by U.S. ...
David Lean... d Bolt's direction, which was clearly inspired by his frequent collaborator. Praise also came for Laurence Olivier's cameo as the Duke of Wellington, ...
Frank Branston... r who holds the title 'Mayor of Bedford', an office which was first held by, until his death in 2009. The current Mayor of Bedford is Dave Hodgson fr ...
Chen Sheng... f the immediate revolt attempts was the 209 BC Daze Village Uprising led byand Wu Guang
Winfield Scott... Jackson, displeased with Atkinson's handling of the war, appointed Generalto take command. Scott gathered about 950 troops from eastern army posts j ...
Oscar W. Greenberg... quarks with parallel spins. In 1965, Moo-Young Han with Yoichiro Nambu andindependently resolved the problem by proposing that quarks possess an add ...
James Hetfield... erican hardcore band called Iron Cross. Metallica lead singer and guitaristhas a custom version of the ESP Eclipse (based on the Gibson Les Paul) wit ...
Conor Cruise O'BrienAccording to, the Butchers brought a new, frightening level of paramilitary violence t ...
Robert R. McCormickA few years later, O'Hare was honored when Colonel, publisher of the Chicago Tribune, suggested a name change of Chicago's O ...
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 ...
Wilfrid Laurier... , both prior to sitting as regular Members of Parliament until their deaths;dying while still in the post; and Charles Tupper, Louis St. Laurent, and ...
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 ...
John Coltrane... more evident in Barbieri's early work). American musicians like Don Cherry,, Milford Graves, and Pharoah Sanders integrated elements of the music of ...
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 ...
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 ...
Tim Walz... in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Mankato educator, a Democrat. At the state level, Okabena is located in Senate District 22 ...
Banjo Paterson... by American Country and Western music. The lyrics were composed by the poetin 1895. Other popular songs from this tradition include The Wild Colonial ...
Meng Tian... eunuch Zhao Gao conspired to kill Fusu because Fusu's favorite general was, whom they disliked and feared; Meng Tian's brother, a senior minister, h ...
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 ...
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Constantius IIAbout the same time, he wrote to Emperora remonstrance against the persecutions by which the Arians had sought to ...
John Jay... understood ownership of their farms. Jefferson wrote in 1785 in a letter totha
King George V... s of the Manor. In the 20th century the hall hosted the Duke of York, later, with the Duchess of York, Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (the Queen Mother) and a ...
Gratian... e as heads of the pagan priesthood, as would his Christian successors on to(r. 375–83). According to Christian writers, Constantine was over 40 when ...
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 ...
Philip Pullman... Weeks Later. The docklands also appear in The Ruby in the Smoke, a novel by
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 ...
Jack So... utive officer in July 2003 but remained as chairman and executive director., who left his chairman position at Hong Kong subway operator MTR Corporat ...
Winamp... tlook Express, some versions of Microsoft Outlook, and the mini-browsers inand RealPlayer
Frank Hsieh... resigning as DPP chairman. The cabinet of Premier Yu Shyi-kun resigned, andassumed premiership on 25 January 2005
Benjamin Grierson... idian, within of Selma, his forces retreated to the Mississippi River; Gen., with a cavalry force from Memphis, was intercepted and returned; Gen. Ro ...
Hiram Fong... of North Carolina along with Republican Senators Roman Hruska of Nebraska,of Hawaii and Strom Thurmond of South Carolina, all argued that although t ...
Frank B. Kellogg... ri Fromageot, José Gustavo Guerrero, Cecil Hurst, Edouard Rolin-Jaequemyns,, Negulesco, Michel Rostworowski, Walther Schücking and Wang Ch'ung-hui
Moshe Dayan... rea surrounded by barbed wire, which became commonly known as the "ghetto".and Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion were in favor of expulsion, while Mapa ...
Rick Perry... The Department of Commerce was one of three departments that Texas governoradvocated eliminating during his 2012 presidential campaign, along with th ...
DewdneyLieutenant-Governorhad acquired land adjacent to the route of the future CPR line at Pile-of- ...
E. H. Shepard... t to London Zoo during the war. "The pooh" comes from a swan called "Pooh".illustrated the original Pooh books, using his own son's teddy, Growler (" ...
Kienmayer... t Sokolnitz and persuaded the commanders of the first two columns, Generalsand Langeron, to flee as fast as they could. Buxhowden, the commander of t ...
Robert E. Lee... of stagecoaches and military roads prior to the Civil War. It is said thatand U.S. Grant camped with their troops at a grove of live oak trees on th ...
Richard III... idence is ambiguous, and has led people to various conflicting conclusions.had eliminated the princes from the succession. However, his hold on the m ...
Steven Spielberg... reamWorks. With the help of executives Glenn Williamson and Bob Cooper, andin his capacity as studio partner, Ball was convinced to develop the proje ...
Sidney Poitier... eson, was held at Carnegie Hall, as a benefit for the Paul Robeson Archive.proclaimed, "When Paul Robeson died, it marked the passing of a magnificen ...
Sir William Cecil... the north of Peterborough, near Stamford, was built and mostly designed by, later 1st Baron Burghley, who was Lord High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth ...
John Kline... ington is located in Minnesota's 2nd congressional district, represented by, a Republican, scoring 2.8% progressive on a range of issues and 88% cons ...
Ken Dodd... ducer, replaced Hills and Green with Eddie Braben, who had just parted from. With Braben as chief writer, Morecambe and Wise became the most successf ...
Theodosius I... e powerful adversaries. The Goths, though partly tamed by Valens' successor(who accepted them once more as allies), were to remain as a distinct enti ...
Alastair Sim... st-known play is An Inspector Calls (1945), later made into a film starringreleased in 1954. His plays are more varied in tone than the novels, sever ...
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 ...
Joseph Stalin... many's defeat in World War II in 1945, war-torn East Prussia was divided at's insistence between the Soviet Union (the Kaliningrad Oblast in the Russ ...
Julius Caesar... me for the group was subsequently dropped. That island was first invaded byin 55 BC, and the Roman conquest of the island began in AD 43, leading to ...
Carroll Shelby... of the giant poultry producer Pilgrim's Pride and the home of racing legend. Pittsburg is also the birthplace of Cavenders Boot City
G. A. Henty... ed a romantic version of the Wallace legend in The Scottish Chiefs in 1810.wrote a novel in 1885 about this time period titled In Freedom's Cause. He ...
John Peel... was featured on radio programmes including Country Meets Folk in August and's Top Gear. The release of the album meant more live work so McTell's bro ...
Galerius... rship whichever deity they chose. A similar edict had been issued in 311 by, then senior emperor of the Tetrarchy; Galerius' edict granted Christians ...
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 ...
Slim Dusty... and went on to national stardom as a singing cowboy of radio, TV and film.(1927–2003) was known as the King of Australian Country Music, and helped ...
Elvis PresleyFrom 1956 Norman was fascinated with the music of. According to Norman, his father banned him from listening to rock and ro ...
John Taylor of Caroline... icance of the writings of Jefferson and his followers in the South, such asin the development of agricultural fundamentalism
Charles II... ng it unlikely that the skeletons belonged to the princes. On the orders ofthe remains were reburied in Westminster Abbey. In 1933, the grave was ope ...
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
Henry Dodge... as a private in an independent company that was taken into federal service., a Michigan territorial militia colonel who would prove to be one of the ...
Josiah Wedgwood... ans, pins, wire, and other goods. Housing was provided for workers on site.and Matthew Boulton (whose Soho Manufactory was completed in 1766) were ot ...
John Buchan... itics, being favourably compared to contemporary version of both Sapper and. Goldfinger was serialised as a daily story and as a comic strip in the D ...
Yorozu Oda... nzilotti of Italy, Bernard Loder of the Netherlands, Ruy Barbosa of Brazil,of Japan, Charles Andre Weiss of France, Antonio Sánchez de Bustamante y S ...
Peiper... rican prisoners of war were murdered on 17 December 1944 by the Kampfgruppe, part of the 1 SS Leibstandarte
Archduke Charles... — Napoleon's first significant tactical defeat. But the Austrian commander,, failed to follow up on his indecisive victory, allowing Napoleon to prep ...
Valentinian I... igh in the imperial favour, as heterodox. Summoned to appear before Emperorat Milan and there maintain his charges, Hilary was mortified to hear the ...
John Kennedy Toole... or Medicine: Louis J. Ignarro and Andrew V. Schally. Other notables such as, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Confederacy of Dunces, Rudolph Matas, ...
Rembrandt van RijnThe Paintings in the collection by
Sam Davis... e major events of the war for the town involved the Confederate States herowho after being charged with spying gave up his life instead of giving any ...
George Straitis a country music singer and actor. He was born there
William A. Blakley... percent) to Republican John Tower's 927,653 (41.1 percent). Fellow Democratwas appointed to replace Johnson as Senator, but Blakley lost a special el ...
King Hussein... en and levied illegal taxes—all of which Arafat either condoned or ignored.considered this a growing threat to his kingdom's sovereignty and security ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... n the orders of allied leaders Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and, records were destroyed and the whole affair was kept secret for many yea ...
Edwin Meese... e a nominee to fill Rehnquist's seat as associate justice. Attorney General, who advised Reagan on the choice, only seriously considered Bork and Sca ...
Sarah T. Hughes... thrown into relief later that year when Kennedy appointed Johnson's friendto a federal judgeship; whereas Johnson had tried and failed to garner the ...
Grand Duke Constantine... Allies was confirmed by the decision to send in the Russian Imperial Guard;, Tsar Alexander's brother, commanded the Guard and counterattacked in Va ...
Thomas PynchonThe Crying of Lot 49 byhas several characters seeing a play called 'The Courier's Tragedy' by the ...
Kenneth McIntyre... that the islands were charted by Portuguese navigators in the 16th century., for example, claimed that Houtman was in possession of Portuguese maps o ...
Yitzhak RabinIn 1974 he became Prime Minister's consultant on combating terrorism. The following year he became the pri ...
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 ...
Peter Medawar... tually influential friendships with art historian Ernst Gombrich, biologist, and neuro-scientist John Carew Eccles
Jakob Meckel... the trench warfare of World War I. A German military advisor sent to Japan,, had a tremendous impact on the development of the Japanese military trai ...
Augustus... all days after the Ides, and had some odd effects. For example, the emperorwas born in 63 BC on the 23rd day of September. In the pre-Julian calendar ...
Chris Tarrant... ning shows, including Tiswas. Representing Tiswas was Sally James, althoughdid a video link-up for a brief interview of the show. Out of the cult Sat ...
Lord Mayor of London... cing the law and maintaining order. The creation in 1191 of the position ofremoved many of the Constable's civic powers, and at times led to friction ...
Sir Arthur Wellesley... sence the French situation in Spain deteriorated, and then became dire whenarrived to take charge of British-Portuguese forces
Robert Duvall... ga.k.a. False Witness with George Kennedy (1970) and The Outfit (1974) with. She resumed making live and studio albums under the new management of Al ...
Jimi Hendrix... ve Clark Five, Paul Revere & the Raiders, The Doors, The Who, Janis Joplin,, Moby Grape, and San Jose bands Syndicate of Sound, and Count Five
Jeff TamarkinAs described by, "The Grape's saga is one of squandered potential, absurdly misguided dec ...
General Vandamme's... k hard once more and bayoneted the Allies out of the heights. To the north,division attacked an area called Staré Vinohrady ("Old Vineyards") and thr ...
Ronald Reagan... e helped organize and fund the conservative resurgence in the 1970s, aiding's quest for the White House and helping many local and regional candidate ...
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 ...
William Rehnquist... of his intent to retire. Reagan first decided to nominate Associate Justiceto become Chief Justice. This choice meant that Reagan would also have to ...
Cliff Richard... or The Beachcombers, a London cover band notable for renditions of songs by
Strom Thurmond... with Republican Senators Roman Hruska of Nebraska, Hiram Fong of Hawaii andof South Carolina, all argued that although the present system had potenti ...
Rudolph Ruzicka... uced in sizes as small as 20 micrometers across. The design has appeared on's Bicentennial Medal (Philadelphia Mint, 1969) and elsewhere
Ruy Barbosa... ea of Spain, Dionisio Anzilotti of Italy, Bernard Loder of the Netherlands,of Brazil, Yorozu Oda of Japan, Charles Andre Weiss of France, Antonio Sán ...
Pat Robertson... ade a speech in Virginia Beach that criticized Christian leaders, includingand Jerry Falwell, as divisive conservatives, declaring "... we embrace th ...
Ernst Gombrich... opper also had long and mutually influential friendships with art historian, biologist Peter Medawar, and neuro-scientist John Carew Eccles
Winston ChurchillOn the orders of allied leaders Franklin D. Roosevelt,and Dwight D. Eisenhower, records were destroyed and the whole affair was ...
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Ronnie Barker... by, a suburb of Doncaster in South Yorkshire. The owner, Albert Arkwright (), is a middle-aged miser with a stammer and a knack for being able to sel ...
Julius CaesarWhenadded days to some months, he added them to the end of the month, so as no ...
Elvis Presley... op chorus on Jesse Stone's "Down in the Alley", recorded by The Clovers and. Stone transcribed the riff as: "Changety changety changety changety chan ...
Stanisław August Poniatowski... d on liaisons with Sergei Saltykov, Grigory Grigoryevich Orlov (1734–1783),, Alexander Vasilchikov, and others. She became friends with Princess Ekat ...
Aurelius Severus... his arthritic aches. Baden was also known as Aurelia Aquensis, in honour of, during whose reign Baden would seem to have been well known. Fragments o ...
Roald Dahl... Jerome K. Jerome who lived at Marlow, T. S. Eliot who also lived at Marlow,who lived at Great Missenden, Enid Blyton who lived in Beaconsfield and Ed ...
Pope Pius XII... king and precedent-setting case quotes extensively from an address given byto medical professionals on the matter of preservation of life
Cole PorterThe Kinsey report was mentioned in's contemporaneous song, "Too Darn Hot", for his musical Kiss Me Kate (194 ...
Lorne Greene... on Larson's original series which starred Richard Hatch, Dirk Benedict and. Bryan Singer was confirmed to direct the feature film though plans made ...
Lenny Henryappeared on the BBC's It Started With Swap Shop programme in 2006 in which ...
Joseph M. Street... ks bands were eager to go to war against the British Band. By June 6, agenthad assembled about 225 Natives at Prairie du Chien. This force included a ...
William Longchamp... e reign of Richard the Lionheart (1189–1199). The castle was extended under, Richard's Lord Chancellor and the man in charge of England while he was ...
Windows Media Player... vailable editions of Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 that do not containor Windows Messenger. Like the European Commission decision, this decision ...
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 ...
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 ...
Robert Bork... tration officials put Scalia on a short list with fellow D.C. Circuit Judge, to be considered if a justice left the Court. In 1986, Chief Justice War ...
Zhou EnlaiOn 6 April 1936, Zhang Xueliang met withto plan the end of the Chinese Civil War. In the Xi'an incident (12 Decemb ...
Sidney Poitier... ho's Coming to Dinner is a 1967 American drama film starring Spencer Tracy,and Katharine Hepburn, and featuring Hepburn's niece Katharine Houghton. T ...
Józef Piłsudski... some political leaders of the Polish insurrection movement (in particular,) sent emissaries to Japan to collaborate on sabotage and intelligence gat ...
Bill Clinton... y Show with Jon Stewart. Dole was, for a short time, a commentator oppositeon CBS's 60 Minutes. Dole guest-starred as himself on NBC's Brooke Shields ...
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David Suchet... rt Finney, Sir Peter Ustinov, Sir Ian Holm, Tony Randall, Alfred Molina and
George Strait... its "Poteet Strawberry Festival" and being the birthplace of country singer. Poteet Canyon, Steve Canyon's ward in the long-running comic strip by Mi ...
Sir Arthur Young... ) was also born in Portsmouth, Robert Styles, an FA Premier League Referee., policeman and police reformer was born in the area. Also famous people n ...
Ross Perot... r death) was a perennial "winner". Other Bum Steer "Hall of Famers" include, Tom DeLay, and Jessica Simpson. It releases biennial lists with explanat ...
Marshal Brune... nder had to make peace with Napoleon at Tilsit (7 July 1807). By September,completed the occupation of Swedish Pomerania, allowing the Swedish army, ...
Haim Bar-Lev... yeret Kharuv, an anti-terror battalion, at the time when IDF Chief of Staffhad begun to focus IDF manpower and budget on armoured tank units, resulti ...
Joseph B. Adkinson... pulation was 3,235 at the 2000 census. World War I Medal of Honor recipientis buried there
Dave Brubeck... c conservatory and for being the home of the Brubeck Institute, named after, a Pacific alumnus and jazz piano legend. The institute maintains an arch ...
Sting... rth Day's 40th anniversary. The final day's events featured performances by, Mavis Staples, The Roots, John Legend, Jimmy Cliff and others. A day-lon ...
John de MenteithWallace evaded capture by the English until 5 August 1305 when, a Scottish knight loyal to Edward, turned Wallace over to English soldie ...
Humphrey BogartAmong his friends were Orson Welles and Ernest Hemingway.was one of his best friends and Huston delivered the eulogy at his funeral
Hermann Balck's... SS Panzer Corps (3 SS Totenkopf and 5 SS Wiking) was ordered south to join6th Army (Army Group Balck), which was mustering for a relief effort, code ...
Cromwell's... sieged for many months, then stormed ('with roaring drummes') and sacked byScots allies, based in pro-Parliament Sunderland. The grateful King bestow ...
Joseph Brugère... de Paris; and other members of European royalty. Also present were General, representing President Sadi Carnot; the presidents of the Senate and the ...
Leslie Howard... oduction's popularity was assisted when a rival staging featuring film staropened shortly afterward and was critically denounced in comparison to Gie ...
Hermann GöringReichsmarschallnever held the Diamonds. He, being one of the first soldiers presented wit ...
Kirk Douglas... es of the various people who populate a police detective squad. It features, Eleanor Parker, William Bendix, Cathy O'Donnell, Lee Grant, among others ...
Nicholas II of Russia... ded more fuel to the already simmering Russian Revolution of 1905, an eventhad hoped to avoid entirely by taking intransigent negotiating stances pri ...
Percy Cox... to include Qatar in an oil concession he was discussing with Ibn Saud. Sir, the British representative, saw through the ploy and drew a line on the ...
Spencer TracyGuess Who's Coming to Dinner is a 1967 American drama film starring, Sidney Poitier and Katharine Hepburn, and featuring Hepburn's niece Kath ...
Josiah Wedgwood... n of Staffordshire to the Trent and to the Mersey. The first sod was cut byin 1766 and Brindley carried it away in a barrow. From Runcorn, the canal ...
Grace Marguerite Hay Drummond-Hay... earst's photographer and at least three Hearst correspondents. One of them,, by that flight became the first woman to travel around the world by air
Hans-Ulrich Rudel... Diamonds; and one with the Golden Oak Leaves, Swords, and Diamonds (Oberst)
Colin Dexter... libraries consulted by Christine Greenaway (one of Bodley's librarians) in's Inspector Morse novel The Wench is Dead. The denouement of Michael Inne ...
Yoda... t Stuart Freeborn in the creation and articulation of enigmatic Jedi Master. Henson suggested to Star Wars creator George Lucas that he use Frank Oz ...
Charles de Gaulle... Foccart, who from 1960 was chief of staff for African matters for president(1958–69) and then Georges Pompidou (1969–1974), is claimed to be the lead ...
George W. Bush... same low tariffs as goods from most other countries. Both Bill Clinton andasserted that free trade would gradually open China to democratic reform. ...
Shimon Peres... strongly with the Labour governments of 1992–1996 (led by Yitzhak Rabin and) and 1999–2001 (Ehud Barak), however, he looked favourably on the Netanya ...
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
Sir Bobby Robson... luding Kevin Keegan (who had also served the club as a player) and the late, who both also managed the England team
Richard BurtonHe was a close friend of actor, whom he met at Oxford University
Ross Perot... ral College landslide, capturing 49.2% of the vote against Dole's 40.7% and's 8.4% who drew equally from both candidates
Van MorrisonPeople! performed about 200 concerts a year, appearing withand Them, The Animals, The Dave Clark Five, Paul Revere & the Raiders, The ...
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 ...
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 ...
James Callaghan... governments of Harold Wilson, Edward Heath, Harold Wilson's second term and. The project was finally revealed by Margaret Thatcher's then defence min ...
Madeleine Albright... residential appointees. However, he worked smoothly with Secretary of State
Mantegna... in 1623. His engravings are scarce and valuable, and are chiefly copies of, Albrecht Dürer, Parmigianino and Titian. The most remarkable of his work ...
William Cecil... Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland was Protector that his finance ministertook action on debasement to try to stop enclosure
Andrew Dickson White... ters of the period carried this account further. For instance, according to, Bacon was repeatedly persecuted and imprisoned because of the opposition ...
Lannes... Guard and Bernadotte's I Corps were held in reserve while the V Corps underguarded the northern sector of the battlefield, where the new communicatio ...
Yitzhak Rabin... ade. He disagreed strongly with the Labour governments of 1992–1996 (led byand Shimon Peres) and 1999–2001 (Ehud Barak), however, he looked favourabl ...
Ernest HemingwayAmong his friends were Orson Welles and. Humphrey Bogart was one of his best friends and Huston delivered the eul ...
Alexander Hamilton... the nominal command of William S. Hamilton, a militia colonel and a son of. Hamilton would prove to be an unfortunate choice to lead the force; hist ...
Harold Wilson... Conservative. This included the governments of Harold Wilson, Edward Heath,'s second term and James Callaghan. The project was finally revealed by Ma ...
Robert Morley... ried Sally Pearson, the daughter of Dame Gladys Cooper and sister-in-law of. This marriage ended in 1986. Robert Hardy has three children
Bill Clinton... exports in at the same low tariffs as goods from most other countries. Bothand George W. Bush asserted that free trade would gradually open China to ...
Pope Pius XII... priest St. Josemaría Escrivá, Opus Dei was given final approval in 1950 by. In 1982, by decision of Pope John Paul II, the Catholic Church made it i ...
Arthur Conan DoyleA more obvious influence on the early Poirot stories is that of. In An Autobiography Christie admits, "I was still writing in the Sherloc ...
Jools Holland... r, as well as musicians Eric Clapton, Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty, Billy Preston,, Albert Lee, Sam Brown, Gary Brooker, Joe Brown, Ray Cooper, Andy Fairwea ...
Sidney Poitier... young white woman who has had a whirlwind romance with Dr. John Prentice (), a young, idealistic black physician she met while in Hawaii. The plot c ...
Rick Perry... er by renaming the Texas CAP wing's TX-352 Squadron for him. Texas Governorcited Kittinger's work, as did the Texas state senate with a special resol ...
Orson WellesAmong his friends wereand Ernest Hemingway. Humphrey Bogart was one of his best friends and Hust ...
Des O'Connor... a television series that year. An estimated 28,385,000 viewers watched it.was frequently the butt of their humour, often because of his allegedly aw ...
Douglas G. Hurley... ate Harold Rosen, who invented the geosynchronous communications satellite., NASA astronaut and pilot of mission STS-127, became the first alumnus to ...
John MiltonHarris Fletcher (1892–1979), academic, author, and leading authority onwas born in Superior Townshi
William of Rubruck... e had been preceded by numerous Christian missionaries to the East, such as, Benedykt Polak, Giovanni da Pian del Carpine, and Andrew of Longjumeau. ...
Edward Heath... th Labour and Conservative. This included the governments of Harold Wilson,, Harold Wilson's second term and James Callaghan. The project was finally ...
Yitzhak Shamir... the Madrid Conference of 1991, Ze'evi withdrew from the Likud government of, remaining in the opposition for a decade. He disagreed strongly with the ...
Isoroku Yamamoto... Oak Leaves; 160 both the Oak Leaves and Swords (including Japanese Admiral(posthumously)); 27 with Oak Leaves, Swords and Diamonds; and one with the ...
Yang Hucheng... il War. In the Xi'an incident (12 December 1936), Zhang and another generalkidnapped Chiang Kai-shek and imprisoned the head of the Kuomintang govern ...
Thomas Telford... ty of some turnpike trust. New engineered roads were built by John Metcalf,and John Macadam. The major turnpikes radiated from London and were the me ...
Roland Beamont... ore, and the exhaust plume was visible from a long distance. Wing Commanderhad the 20 mm cannon on his Tempest adjusted to converge at ahead. This wa ...
Augustus... description of the road system, after the death of Julius Caesar and duringtenure, is as follows
John McCain... followed in regards to all enemy combatants. Prominent Republicans such as, Mike Huckabee, and Ron Paul strongly oppose the use of enhanced interrog ...
Joseph Heller... of a book becomes the neologism, for instance, Catch-22 (from the title of's novel). Alternatively, the author's name may become the neologism, alth ...
John Bassett Moore... e Council and Assembly on the first ballot taken. The second ballot electedof the United States, and the sixth Didrik Nyholm of Denmark and Max Huber ...
Carl von Clausewitz... Under Conner's tutelage, he studied military history and theory (including's On War), and later cited Conner's enormous influence on his military th ...
King Talal... in, among them Muammar Gaddafi, who mocked him and his schizophrenic father. The attempt to establish a peace agreement between the two sides failed. ...
Joseph Bell... in, and his anonymous narrator, and basing his character Sherlock Holmes on, who in his use of "" prefigured Poirot's reliance on his "little grey ce ...
Joseph McCarthy... mmittee of the Senate of the United States. A young Senator from Wisconsin,(who was Irish-American but, represented a heavily German-American ethnic ...
Julius Caesar... nerary of Antoninus, the description of the road system, after the death ofand during Augustus tenure, is as follows
Joachim Murat... ari was wakened from its provincial somnolence by Napoleon's brother-in-law. As Napoleonic King of Naples, Murat ordered the building in 1808 of a ne ...
Ronald ReaganWhenwas elected President in November 1980, Scalia hoped for a major position ...
Stonewall Jackson... y. Resigning when his home state of Virginia seceded, he served first underin the Shenandoah Valley, but then in increasingly important cavalry comma ...
Henry the Navigator... uke of Coimbra, was one of the most learned princes of his time; and Prince, the duke of Viseu, invested heavily in science and the development of na ...
Daniel Boone... l as other peoples. Among the people who came to hunt the animal trails was, who reportedly carved his name and the year, 1775, into a beech tree in ...
Helen van Dongen... US entry to World War 2 approaching, USDA officials (and the film's editor) attempted to reconcile Flaherty's footage with rapidly changing official ...
Albrecht Dürer... His engravings are scarce and valuable, and are chiefly copies of Mantegna,, Parmigianino and Titian. The most remarkable of his works are Mercury an ...
George Lucas... lation of enigmatic Jedi Master Yoda. Henson suggested to Star Wars creatorthat he use Frank Oz as the puppeteer and voice of Yoda. Oz voiced Yoda in ...
Sydney Kentridge... igh Court of Justice found the Privy Council's decision to be unlawful. Sir, QC described the treatment of the Chagossians as "outrageous, unlawful a ...
Raymond Chandler... writing in The Red House Mystery (although this was severely criticised byfor the implausibility of its plot). But once Milne had, in his own words, ...
John Thach... tigate the contact. These two planes, under command of Lieutenant Commandershot down a four-engined Kawanishi H6K4 Type 97 ("Mavis") flying boat abou ...
James Bryce... n T. Wegner, Hedvig Büll, Henry Morgenthau, Franz Werfel, Johannes Lepsius,, Anatole France, Giacomo Gorrini, Benedict XV, Fritjof Nansen, Fayez el H ...
John Milton... acted to the town by their friend Thomas Love Peacock who also lived there.lived in Chalfont St Giles and his cottage can still be visited there and ...
Henry Fonda... l like to refilm a scene from The Letter to which Davis nodded. Jane Fonda,, Natalie Wood and Olivia de Havilland were among the actors who paid trib ...
Barry Cryer... BBC (signing an exclusive contract with the corporation shortly thereafter);and John Junkin were brought in to contribute to the early Thames shows ( ...
George W. Bush... went for Senator Joe Lieberman of Connecticut in 2000 after Al Gore lost to. In 2008, Joseph Biden was elected Vice President and was re-elected U.S. ...
Robert Ingersoll... els and Spence, who named the community Ingersoll, in honor of the agnostic. A post office was established in 1881, and by 1884 the town had an estim ...
John Julius Norwich... ad a daughter, Allegra Huston, as the result of an extramarital affair with; Huston treated the girl as one of his own children following Soma's deat ...
Giovanni da Pian del Carpine... stian missionaries to the East, such as William of Rubruck, Benedykt Polak,, and Andrew of Longjumeau. Later envoys included Odoric of Pordenone, Gio ...
Godfrey Chidyausiku... he highest court of order and the final court of appeal. The Chief Justice,, is the senior judge. Others who sit on the bench of the Supreme Court of ...
Miguel de Cervantes... ventually giving rise to a new form of realism in literature popularised by' Don Quixote. This novel explored the ideals of knighthood and their inco ...
James Byrnes... needed and who would produce it. Baruch's ideas were largely adopted, withappointed to carry them out. During the war Baruch remained a trusted advi ...
General Langeron... lleurs, French skirmishers. Initial Allied assaults proved unsuccessful andordered the bombardment of the village. This deadly barrage forced the Fre ...
Che Guevara... . Hans Werner Henze's Das Floß der Medusa, written in 1968 as a requiem for, is properly speaking an oratorio; Henze's Requiem is instrumental but re ...
Henry Moseley... implies that it must be placed before the reactive alkali metal potassium.later solved this problem by showing that the periodic table is actually a ...
Aurelian... enerable day of the sun, referencing the esoteric eastern sun-worship whichhad helped introduce, and his coinage still carried the symbols of the sun ...
Edgar Allan Poe... part Conan Doyle acknowledged basing his detective stories on the model of's C. Auguste Dupin, and his anonymous narrator, and basing his character ...
George Marshall... uccession of generals – Fox Conner, John J. Pershing, Douglas MacArthur and. He first became executive officer to General Conner in the Panama Canal ...
Book of Judges... eing both the witness and recipient of the promise. For an example, see the. Also, see the Bodhisattva vows
Brian Mulroney... te may delay or impede legislation put forward by the Cabinet, such as when's bill creating the Goods and Services Tax (GST) came before the upper ch ...
Martin Jarvis... lay was adapted from Fleming's novel by Archie Scottney and was directed by
Jerry Garcia... on Starship included David Crosby and Graham Nash and Grateful Dead members, Bill Kreutzmann, and Mickey Hart, as well as some of the remaining membe ...
Lincoln Chafee... s have recently held the governorships in several New England States, while, a former moderate Republican senator is currently the independent govern ...
Septimius Severus... s Heliopolis (there was another Heliopolis in Egypt), was made a colonia byin 193, having been part of the territory of Berytus on the Phoenician coa ...
Kenny Wheeler... ther like-minded musicians, such as saxophonist Evan Parker, trumpet playerand double bass player Dave Holland. These players often collaborated unde ...
Charlie Chaplin... were the only ones by Western actors permitted by Enver Hoxha to be shown.once referred to Wisdom as his "favourite clown"
Bill Dyke... ith authorities, particularly during the administration of Republican mayor, a one-time personality on WISC-TV who was later to run for U.S. vice pre ...
Ottobuono... chets had to be sent for from London. Papal intervention through the legatefinally resulted in the compromise of the Dictum of Kenilworth, under whic ...
Zachary Taylor... May 1846. The first battle of the war occurred on 8 May 1846, when Generalreceived word of the siege of the fort. They rushed to help, but were inte ...
Boethius... iis of Martianus Capella, although the term "quadrivium" was not used untilearly in the sixth century. As Proclus wrote
Thurgood MarshallIn 1967, Johnson nominated civil rights attorneyto be the first African American Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Judge Dredd... ok over the title in 1991, again from 2000 AD, where he had been working on. He proceeded to write the longest run for any writer on the title. His t ...
Lovrenc KoširIn 1835 the Austro-Hungarian subject, who was of Slovenian nationality, suggested the use of "artificially aff ...
Lord Mayor of London... fe, Margaret Bowett, and widow, firstly of Nicholas Wyfold (1420–1456), theand, secondly, of Sir John Norreys (1400–1466), Keeper of the Wardrobe. Th ...
Peter Dickinson... r consideration. The first author to be awarded a second Carnegie Medal wasin 1981
Ian FlemingGoldfinger is the seventh novel in's James Bond series, first published in the UK by Jonathan Cape on 23 Mar ...
Miguel de Cervantes... . The Science Museum is next to Pisuerga river. The only surviving house ofis also located in Valladolid. Although unfinished, Cathedral of Valladoli ...
Johannes Gutenberg... abbey's bell tower, but following the invention of movable type printing byin 1439, the rotting books had been saved in their entirety by making thei ...
Jesus... raditions have it that at the Last Supper, Judas, the disciple who betrayed, was the 13th to sit at the table. However, the Bible itself says nothing ...
Stepan Makarov... r-hour crossing to link the two railheads. The Russian admiral and explorer(1849–1904) designed Baikal and Angara but they were built in Newcastle-up ...
Bernadotte's... tled upon a secondary line of retreat through Brunn. The Imperial Guard andI Corps were held in reserve while the V Corps under Lannes guarded the no ...
Louis Veuillot... scribers. He edited it for three years. (It afterwards became his co-editor's ultramontane organ, L'Univers.
Andrew JacksonThe situation was complicated by the American spoils system. Afterassumed the U.S. presidency in March 1829, many competent Indian agents we ...
Philip Pullman... nning book of all time. The poll was launched on 20 April, and the winner -'s Northern Lights - was announced on 21 June at the British Library
Chancellor of the Exchequer... form its Importance and Practicability". He submitted a copy of this to the, Thomas Spring-Rice, on 4 January 1837. This first edition was marked "pr ...
Bob Hope... th regular appearances on coast-to-coast broadcasts starring Jimmy Durante,and
Bartholomew Gosnold... rial. A grave site thought by researchers to contain the remains of Captainmay instead contain those of Baron De La Warr
Joseph Stalin... for Internal Affairs along with Vasili Averin. He was well known for aidingin the Military Council (led by Leon Trotsky), having become closely assoc ...
Harry Reid... e unless Stevens resigned first. Late on November 1, Senate Majority Leaderconfirmed that he would schedule a vote on Stevens's expulsion, saying tha ...
Septimius Severus... gest religious building in the entire Roman empire, dates from the reign of(193-211 CE), whose coins first show the two temples. In commemoration, no ...
Theodosius II... thers' accession, the Hun tribes were bargaining with Eastern Roman Emperor's envoys for the return of several s (possibly Hunnic nobles who disagree ...
Malcolm Bradbury... campus novels, setting a precedent for later generations of writers such as, David Lodge, Tom Sharpe and Howard Jacobson. As a poet, Amis was associa ...
Ronald Reagan... and Rex E. Lee '60, who was United States Solicitor General under President. Mitt Romney, former Governor of Massachusetts and 2008 Republican Presid ...
Pêro da Covilhã... , it is likely that they received valuable information from a secret agent,, who had been sent overland to India and returned with reports useful to ...
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.... series postage stamp issued by the United States Postal Service. Along withhe was one of only two Associate Justices to do so until the later inclusi ...
Strom Thurmond... look into gold-backed currency. After the presidential election, Helms andsponsored a Senate amendment to a Department of Justice appropriations bil ...
Olympia Snowe... can senator is currently the independent governor of Rhode Island. Senatorsand Susan Collins, both of Maine, and Senator Scott Brown of Massachusetts ...
George William RussellThere are at least five plays based on Deirdre's story:'s Deirdre (1902), William Butler Yeats' Deirdre (1907), J.M. Synge's Deir ...
Maximian... he Great, who had retired to the Egyptian Thebaid during the persecution of, AD 312, was the most celebrated among them for his austerities, his sanc ...
Robert Eden... its name from Lady Caroline Eden, wife of Maryland's last colonial governor. At the time of its creation, seven commissioners were appointed: Charles ...
A. E. W. MasonPoirot also bears a striking resemblance to's fictional detective—Inspector Hanaud of the French Sûreté—who, first ap ...
Marshal Ney... s. Wellington's pursuit was frustrated by a series of reverses inflicted byin a much-lauded rear guard campaign
Bagration... . The Russian Imperial Guard was held in reserve while Russian troops underguarded the Allied right. Furthermore, the Russian Tsar rudely stripped th ...
Ruy Barbosa... t, along with three deputies, since Antonio Sánchez de Bustamante y Sirven,and Chung-Hai Wang were unable to attend, the latter being at the Washingt ...
Jan Smuts... interpretation alone. Another scientist who held a similar view to this waswho took a holistic approach to science and offered a compromise between m ...
Theodore RooseveltAmerican Presidentoffered to mediate, and earned a Nobel Peace Prize for his effort. Sergius ...
Van Morrison... wn features in the song Snow in San Anselmo by Irish born singer/songwriter, about an unusual bout of winter weather that occurred when he was living ...
Hjalmar Schacht... de with these countries, which was negotiated by then Minister of Economics, was based on the exchange of German manufactured produce directly for th ...
Ulysses S. Grant... n was the first President to arrest and prosecute members of the Klan sinceabout 93 years earlier. He turned the themes of Christian redemption to pu ...
Miguel de Cervantes... xteenth century sense, marrano was used by rival "Old Christians" to insult, supposedly of Muslim or Jewish descent, to disparage him as a "New Chris ...
Allegra Huston... attorney and who is father of actor Jack Huston. Soma also had a daughter,, as the result of an extramarital affair with John Julius Norwich; Huston ...
Graham NashThis 'prototype' version of Jefferson Starship included David Crosby andand Grateful Dead members Jerry Garcia, Bill Kreutzmann, and Mickey Hart, ...
Damon Knight... ella On the North Pole of Pluto in 1980 in the anthology Orbit 18 edited by. Robinson gave the novella in rough form to Ursula K. Le Guin to read and ...
Witold Pilecki... h resistance under Nazi rule organizations in Poland. One member of the AK,, was the only person to volunteer for imprisonment in Auschwitz. The info ...
Valentinian I... in the Roman West, he was a recognizable figure in the court of the Emperor. Ambrose never married
Philip the Arab... entury BCE (reign of Augustus) and over a period of two centuries (reign of), the Romans had built a temple complex in Baalbek consisting of three te ...
Enver Hoxha... Albania, where his films were the only ones by Western actors permitted byto be shown. Charlie Chaplin once referred to Wisdom as his "favourite clo ...
Lord Chamberlain... te Secretary to the Sovereign is always appointed to the Council, as is the, the Speaker of the House of Commons, and the Lord Speaker
Bill Clinton... censed, McCain ran ads accusing Bush of lying and comparing the governor to, which Bush said was "about as low a blow as you can give in a Republican ...
Howard Baker... otégé soon dubbed "Helms on Wheels", winning the other North Carolina seat.was set to become Majority Leader, but conservatives, angered by Baker's s ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... of American presidents include former Secretary of Agriculture to President, Ezra Taft Benson '26 and Rex E. Lee '60, who was United States Solicitor ...
George LucasSan Anselmo's most prominent resident, movie director, bought an old Victorian in San Anselmo with some of the proceeds from hi ...
Wang Mang... t was briefly interrupted by the Xin Dynasty (9–23 CE) of the former regent. This interregnum separates the Han into two periods: the Western Han (20 ...
Birch E. Bayh II... aides, were killed. Kennedy was pulled from the wreckage by fellow Senatorand spent months in a hospital recovering from a severe back injury, a pun ...
Peter Maxwell Davies... lso composed by Mark Alburger, Erik Bergman, Carlos Chávez, Osvald Chlubna,, Norman Dello Joio, Lukas Foss, Roy Harris, Arthur Honegger, Alan Hovhane ...
Charles Bigelow... om this time at RIT went on to become influential type designers, includingand Kris Holmes, who together created the Lucida type family. Other promin ...
Pedro Álvares Cabral... He was then one of the captains of the second Indian expedition, headed by. This flotilla first reached the coast of Brazil, landing there in 1500, ...
Jane Jacobs... ionals" as a full style of capital of its own. Some ethicists, most clearly, see this as simple corruption. Nonetheless, corruption clearly has a cas ...
Scott Brown... sland. Senators Olympia Snowe and Susan Collins, both of Maine, and Senatorof Massachusetts are notable moderate Republicans from New England. From 1 ...
Burgess Meredith... he title character, with Carl Weathers as former boxing rival Apollo Creed,as Rocky's trainer Mickey, and Talia Shire as Rocky's wife, Adrian
Charlie Chaplin... ps from starring roles to background ensemble, in support of comedians likeand Fatty Arbuckle. The Keystone Kops serve as supporting players for Mari ...
Calvin Coolidge... e last months of the Roosevelt administration) and 10 June, and in 1925 (by) expanded the National Forest. An early supervisor of the forest was Will ...
Churchill... ght through 1940 and again in 1941, drew peak audiences of 16 million; onlywas more popular with listeners. But his talks were cancelled. It was thou ...
Richard III of EnglandHe was appointed Lord High Steward and walked in front of King, carrying the crown at his coronation. However, John was the eldest (alth ...
Valentinian II... stern Emperor Gratian held orthodox belief in the Nicene creed, the younger, who became his colleague in the Empire, adhered to the Arian creed. Ambr ...
Thomas JeffersonMadeira was a favorite of, and it was used to toast the Declaration of Independence. George Washing ...
Ronald ReaganIn 1938, Wyman co-starred within Brother Rat (1938), and its sequel Brother Rat and a Baby (1940). They ...
Claude Cheysson... on building. Delors was chosen following a Franco-British disagreement over, Santer was a compromise after Britain vetoes Jean-Luc Dehaene and Prodi ...
John Milton... avelli in turn influenced Francis Bacon , Marchamont Needham , Harrington ,, David Hume , and many others (Strauss 1958)
Sarah Palin... with the people" and needed to step down—a call echoed by his running mate,, governor of Stevens's home state. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell ...
Alexander the Great... thod described above involved the Macedonian sarissa, used by the troops of's father, Philip II of Macedon, and successive dynasties, which dominated ...
Felix Frankfurter... il the later inclusions of Thurgood Marshall, Joseph Story, Louis Brandeis,, and William J. Brennan, Jr. See, and Cover. In 1987, Congress passed a l ...
Charles H. Percy... t Helms in charge of the Foreign Relations Committee instead of the liberal, he instead became chairman of the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Fore ...
Anthony Wayne... In 1836 the name of the settlement was changed to Wayne in honor of General. In 1869 Wayne was incorporated as a village. Its population and industri ...
Rick Perry... slature. Williamson's old friend and former legislative colleague, Governor, appointed him to the Texas Transportation Commission, of which he became ...
E. Urner Goodman... 74 the Lodge hosted the W3B Conclave at Sky Tavern. In 1982 it received theAward for the second time, a feat considered quite rare. In 1986 Tannu Lod ...
Jim Davidson... day morning show in London called Saturday Scene, produced by LWT. Comedianwas intended to be a regular presenter, but left after only a few editions ...
George Washington... Thomas Jefferson, and it was used to toast the Declaration of Independence., Alexander Hamilton, Benjamin Franklin and John Adams are also said to ha ...
James Baker... m public remarks by President George H. W. Bush and U.S. Secretary of Statethat the economic sanctions would only be lifted when Saddam Hussein was r ...
Theodosius I... eed. Ambrose did not sway the young prince's position. In the East, Emperorlikewise professed the Nicene creed; but there were many adherents of Aria ...
Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-ZerbstCatherine's fatherbelonged to the ruling family of Anhalt, but held the rank of a Prussian g ...
Charles Bendire... tors would go to extreme lengths to obtain eggs of rare birds. For example,was willing to have his teeth broken to remove a rare egg that became stuc ...
Harry S. Truman... ons. After World War II Eisenhower served as Chief of Staff under President, then assumed the post of President at Columbia University
Joss Ackland... 02 and again in 2008 on BBC Radio 4. In it the older Flashman was played byand the young Flashman was played by Rhys Meredith. This was followed by a ...
Oliver Cromwell... rmy detachment, was a decisive victory for the Parliamentarians and allowedto conquer Wales. It is the last major battle to occur in Wales, with abou ...
Pyotr Grigorenko... family of Russian ethnicity. However, according to the Soviet Major GeneralVoroshilov himself was pointing out to his Ukrainian heritage and previous ...
Robert Plant... 1967. Miller-Stevenson's "8:05" became a country rock standard (covered by, , and others)
Quintin HoggAnnouncing his support for right of return legislation in Britain, MPstated that, "All the great nations of the earth have what the Jews call a ...
John Taylor of Caroline... ranklin, Thomas Jefferson, J. Hector St. John de Crèvecœur (1735–1813), and(1753–1824) in the early national period. In the mid-19th century importan ...
George VancouverAmerican captain Robert Gray and British captain, who explored the river in 1792, proved that it was possible to cross the ...
Samuel Argall... recruited and equipped those men at his own expense. Leaving his deputy Sir(circa 1580 – circa 1626) in charge, Lord De La Warr returned to England a ...
Rudolf Hess... the Tower was once again used to hold prisoners of war. One such person was, Adolf Hitler's deputy, albeit just for four days in 1941. He was the las ...
Hernán Cortés... iscovered by Europeans. The first states that two years after the Conquest,sent explorers west to find gold. The explorers had subdued this area afte ...
José Ángel Gutiérrez... movement known as La Raza Unida Party founded by three Chicanos, includingover a conflict about the ethnicity of cheerleaders at Crystal City High S ...
Philip St. George Cooke... ghter of the commander of the 2nd U.S. Dragoon Regiment, Lieutenant Colonel. Burke Davis described Flora as "an accomplished horsewoman, and though n ...
George W. Bush... ffluent Teton and college county Albany. In the 2004 presidential election,won his second-largest victory, with 69% of the vote. Former Vice Presiden ...
Crawley Films... eace and fighting crime. Filmed in black and white, in and around Ottawa by, the series was co-produced with the BBC and the Australian Broadcasting ...
Augustus... r divination. Starting in the last quarter of the 1st century BCE (reign of) and over a period of two centuries (reign of Philip the Arab), the Roman ...
Winston Churchill... y the first eyewitness accounts of the Holocaust to the mostly disbelievingand Franklin D. Roosevelt. Before leaving, Karski was visited by two leade ...
Mitch McConnell... mate, Sarah Palin, governor of Stevens's home state. Senate Minority Leader, as well as fellow Republican Senators Norm Coleman, John Sununu and Gord ...
Benjamin Franklin... e are rewarded or punished by God for their behavior in life. Some, such as, believed in reincarnation or resurrection. Others such as Thomas Paine w ...
Orson WellesOne of the most influential films of all time was' 1941 film Citizen Kane, which was loosely based on parts of Hearst's lif ...
vice-consulate... the Scalabrini Fathers order. From 1954 to 2008 Bedford had its own Italian
George W. BushAfter(March 26, 2003) mentioned Warsaw's contribution prominently in a speech, ...
Alexander Haig... Red" China), and active defense of human rights. These nominations included, Chester Crocker, John Louis, and Lawrence Eagleburger, all of whom were ...
Alexander Hamilton... nd it was used to toast the Declaration of Independence. George Washington,, Benjamin Franklin and John Adams are also said to have appreciated the q ...
Arleigh Burke... hat the United Kingdom might use Polaris. In 1957 Chief of Naval Operationsand First Sea Lord Louis Mountbatten began corresponding on the project. A ...
Gouverneur Morris... each state "in such manner as its Legislature may direct." Committee memberexplained the reasons for the change; among others, there were fears of "i ...
Oliver StoneThe film was written byand Richard Boyle, and was directed by Stone. Stone's portrayal is sympath ...
Neil PeartMany rock drummers have cited Moon as an influence, includingand Dave Grohl The Jam paid tribute to Moon on the second single from thei ...
Wangari Maathai... ding the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize, environmentalist
Trajan... when the sanctuary of the Heliopolitan Jupiter-Baal was a pilgrimage site.'s biographer records that the emperor consulted the oracle there. Trajan ...
Sergeant RenfrewCanadians also poke fun at the RCMP withand his faithful dog Cuddles in various sketches produced by the Royal Can ...
state Attorney General... ced a Democratic Party primary challenge from Edward J. McCormack, Jr., the. Kennedy's slogan was "He can do more for Massachusetts", the same one Jo ...
Anthony Hopkins... r; it was adapted as a film by the same name, released in 2003 and starring, Nicole Kidman, and Gary Sinise
William IV... y coin between 1797 and 1970, occasional issues such as the fourpence underbetween 1836 and 1837, and on the 50 pence coin between 1969 and 2008. See ...
Thurgood Marshall... s one of only two Associate Justices to do so until the later inclusions of, Joseph Story, Louis Brandeis, Felix Frankfurter, and William J. Brennan, ...
Michelangelo... whose library henceforth "sparked the Renaissance", inspired "Leonardo and", and motivated Marco Polo and his father to journey to the Orient, payin ...
George MacDonald Fraser... to take on the role of Harry Flashman in a film adaptation of the books by
Benjamin Franklin... ast the Declaration of Independence. George Washington, Alexander Hamilton,and John Adams are also said to have appreciated the qualities of Madeira. ...
Larry Seidlin... the most important person in Anna’s life," Stern told Florida Circuit Judgeduring his testimony in the legal battle after the model’s death. "At Dani ...
Lord Nelson... his fleet in the Battle of Trafalgar on 21 October (the British commander,, died in the battle). Napoleon would never again have the opportunity to ...
Gottlob BergerIn August 1940,approached Himmler with a plan to recruit volunteers in the conquered terr ...
John McCain... or his resignation. Both parties' presidential candidates, Barack Obama and, were quick to call for Stevens to stand down. Obama said that Stevens ne ...
First Sea Lord... gdom might use Polaris. In 1957 Chief of Naval Operations Arleigh Burke andLouis Mountbatten began corresponding on the project. After the cancellati ...
Gamal Abdel Nasser... ed by both sides throughout this period. Cuba, the Soviet bloc, Egypt under, and some governments of newly independent African states, charged the Un ...
Franz Joseph I of Austria... of his Catholic Austrian relatives, particularly that of his uncle, Emperor
Joseph Story... ssociate Justices to do so until the later inclusions of Thurgood Marshall,, Louis Brandeis, Felix Frankfurter, and William J. Brennan, Jr. See, and ...
John Adams... Independence. George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, Benjamin Franklin andare also said to have appreciated the qualities of Madeira. On one occasio ...
William Butler Yeats... ve plays based on Deirdre's story: George William Russell's Deirdre (1902),' Deirdre (1907), J.M. Synge's Deirdre of the Sorrows (1910), John Coulter ...
Rick Stein... coastline with few easily navigable harbours. The influence of restaurateurcan be seen in the port, and tourists travel from long distances to eat at ...
Turan-Shah... id dynasty founded and brought to peak by Ali al-Sulayhi between 1047-1063.annexed Yemen to the Ayyubid Empire of Saladin in 1173. The Rasulid dynast ...
J. W. Dunne's... plays are more varied in tone than the novels, several being influenced bytheory of time, which plays a part in the plots of Dangerous Corner (1932) ...
John Kennedy Toole... or other flowers. It also appeared in the novel A Confederacy of Dunces byon a sign composed by the main character
Alexander the Great... in pike square formations. A similar weapon, the sarissa, was also used by's Macedonian phalanx infantry to great effect
Ian Standish Monteith HamiltonIn 1904–1905,was the military attaché of the British Indian Army serving with the Japan ...
George W. Bush... ated to serve". The leader for the Republican nomination was Texas Governor, who had the political and financial support of most of the party establi ...
Benjamin FranklinIn American history important spokesmen included, Thomas Jefferson, J. Hector St. John de Crèvecœur (1735–1813), and John ...
Ron Ben-Yishai... Marranos of Portugal" the Israel Broadcasting Authority (IBA) sent reporterto carry out interviews with families about their religious practice. Afte ...
John Marshall... d while a Massachusetts delegate to the Continental Congress. Chief Justicewas also known to appreciate Madeira, as well as his cohorts on the U.S. S ...
Al Kilgore... York City in 1965 by Laurel and Hardy biographers John McCabe, Orson Bean,, and John Municino, with the sanction of Stan Laurel. Since the group's i ...
Chester Crocker... active defense of human rights. These nominations included Alexander Haig,, John Louis, and Lawrence Eagleburger, all of whom were confirmed regardl ...
Kurt Vonnegut... ple narratives into one story are various novels written by American author. Vonnegut includes the recurring character Kilgore Trout in many of his n ...
Saladin... ulayhi between 1047-1063. Turan-Shah annexed Yemen to the Ayyubid Empire ofin 1173. The Rasulid dynasty ruled Yemen, with Zabid as its capital, from ...
George H. W. Bush... at the US policy to remove Saddam Hussein from power started with Presidentin August 1990. Ritter concludes from public remarks by President George H ...
John F. Kennedy... e, but colonial officials opposed the program anyway. The next year Senatorhelped fund the program, which trained some 70% of the top leaders of the ...
John Rutter... ly to music, such as Pie Iesu in the settings of Dvořák, Fauré, Duruflé and
Julius Caesar... , and the organization and histories of other nations, while statesmen like, Cicero and others provided us with examples of the politics of the repub ...
Julian... ave reached about 361, within a very short time of the accession of Emperor
Jay Van Andel... in the health, beauty, and home care markets. Amway was founded in 1959 byand Richard DeVos. Based in Ada, Michigan, the company and family of compa ...
Charlemagne... ce as a mounted warrior. Both arose under the reign of the Frankish emperor, from which the knighthood of the Middle Ages can be seen to have had its ...
Ivan Paskevich... d Russian-Persian war, Yerevan was captured by Russian troops under generalon 1 October 1827. It was formally ceded by the Persians in 1828, followin ...
Aaron Burr... epublican Party again nominated Jefferson for President, and also nominatedfor Vice President. After the election, Jefferson and Burr both obtained a ...
Fitzhugh Lee... h the Lee family, seeing them socially on frequent occasions. Lee's nephew,, also arrived at the academy in 1852. In Stuart's final year, in addition ...
Ian Smith... nda immediately after Idi Amin's departure, but not Zimbabwe Rhodesia after's. Helms hosted Muzorewa when he visited Washington and met with Carter i ...
David Shepherd... of the trust joining existing high profile personalities, Joanna Lumley and
Joseph McCarthyOn the domestic front, he covertly opposedbut contributed to the end of McCarthyism by openly invoking the modern ex ...
Bob Dole... list of possible vice-presidential picks, this time for Republican nominee. The following year, Time magazine named McCain as one of the "25 Most In ...
Julius Meier... seph in the 1930 Oregon Republican Party primary, and later his law partner, were understood to demonstrate strong public support for public ownershi ...
Francis Drake... to New Spain attracted the attention of English and Dutch pirates, such as, Henry Morgan and Thomas Cavendish, who called it “The Black Ship.” To pr ...
Winston Churchill... h parties, the guests at which included Charlie Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks,and a young John F. Kennedy. Upon visiting St. Donat's, George Bernard Sha ...
Talleyrand... onfident of his victory. In a letter written to Minister of Foreign Affairs, Napoleon requested Talleyrand not tell anyone about the upcoming battle ...
Thomas Bodley... on). It was not until 1598 that the library began to thrive once more, when(a former fellow of Merton College) wrote to the Vice Chancellor of the Un ...
Bill Withers... n Wandering Spirit, only having Lenny Kravitz as a vocalist on his cover of' "Use Me" and bassist Flea from Red Hot Chili Peppers on three tracks
Robert PearyOn September 30, 1897 Lieutenantbrought six Inuit people from Greenland to the American Museum of Natural ...
Charles George GordonAfter time spent in Palestine in 1882–83, Generalfound a location outside the old city walls that he suggested to have been ...
Pêro de AlenquerDias' ship São Cristóvão was piloted by. A second caravel, the São Pantaleão, was commanded by João Infante and p ...
Stalin... r Pitkin" after the character from his films. In 1995, he visited the post-ist country where, to his surprise, he was greeted by many appreciative fa ...
Thomas Jefferson... ection; by finishing in second place, Democratic-Republican Party candidate, the Federalists' opponent, became the Vice President. This resulted in t ...
Sir Thomas Graham... d a column against the French centre, while other columns were commanded byand Rowland Hill and looped around the French right and left (this battle ...
Mike Lantry... on May 28, 1981. Other Oxford High graduates to have played in the NFL are(University of Michigan / Dallas Cowboys), Chris Gambol (University of Iow ...
Potter Stewart... ew Blackmun, William J. Brennan, Arthur Joseph Goldberg, Thurgood Marshall,, William O. Douglas, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Chief Justice William Ho ...
Samuel Pepys... hich an exact date is known, however, occurred on 7 January 1605, at Court.saw a Henry V in 1664—but it was written by Roger Boyle, 1st Earl of Orrer ...
Anthony Eden... our). It had previously been a Conservative safe seat, including as its MP,a former British prime minister. At the 2005 general election, James Plask ...
Orson Welles... 975), including the villainous cobra Nagaina. (Legendary actor and directorvoiced her husband, the cobra "Nag".
Astronomer Royal... Moore, along with Dr. Chris Lintott, Jon Culshaw, Prof. Brian Cox, and theMartin Rees who on leaving the panel told Brian May, who was joining it, " ...
Arthur WellesleyAfter Light's demise, Lieutenant-Colonelarrived in Penang to co-ordinate the defences of the island. In 1800, Lieu ...
Harry S. Truman... of Americans. Johnson gave the first two Medicare cards to former Presidentand his wife Bess after signing the medicare bill at the
Stephen Decatur, Jr.... ity located in Wise County, Texas, United States. This city was named afterThe population was 5,201 at the 2000 census. A July 1, 2008 U.S. Census Bu ...
Alexander Hamilton... lectoral victory on the 36th ballot, but only after Federalist Party leader—who disfavored Burr's personal character more than Jefferson's policies—h ...
Henry Morgan... ttracted the attention of English and Dutch pirates, such as Francis Drake,and Thomas Cavendish, who called it “The Black Ship.” To protect the port ...
Richard DeVos... auty, and home care markets. Amway was founded in 1959 by Jay Van Andel and. Based in Ada, Michigan, the company and family of companies under Altico ...
Heinz Guderian... 24 May. Becoming part of the XIX Panzer Corps under the command of General, they took up a position 15 miles south west of Dunkirk along the line of ...
Arthur Conan Doyle... e first Scottish scientific surgeon. His great grandson was Joseph Bell whohas credited Sherlock Holmes as being loosely based on from Bell's observa ...
Rowland Hill... French centre, while other columns were commanded by Sir Thomas Graham andand looped around the French right and left (this battle became the subjec ...
Jeffrey Simpson... cretion. At the end of the 20th century and into the 21st, analysts such as, Donald Savoie, and John Gomery argued that both parliament and the Cabin ...
George H.W. Bush... modest lifestyle, Dennis Ross, former Middle East negotiator for Presidentsand Bill Clinton, stated that Arafat's "walking-around money" financed a v ...
Humphrey Bogart... Oscar-nominated performances: Sydney Greenstreet, Claire Trevor, Sam Jaffe,, Katharine Hepburn, José Ferrer, Colette Marchand, Deborah Kerr, Grayson ...
Vitruvius... libraries in search of works by such classical authors as Plato, Cicero and. The works of ancient Greek and Hellenistic writers (such as Plato, Arist ...
William O. Douglas... liam J. Brennan, Arthur Joseph Goldberg, Thurgood Marshall, Potter Stewart,, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Chief Justice William Howard Taft, Chief Jus ...
Cassiodorus... , one of the Livia gens. The praenomen Lucius is given by Aulus Gellius and
Pope Gregory VIIIn consequence of his support ofin his quarrel with Henry, Welf lost but subsequently regained Bavaria; tw ...
MC Hammer... acks and commentary by experts on Brown's music. In 1991, Brown appeared in's video "Too Legit to Quit" (or "2 Legit 2 Quit"), someone Hammer idolize ...
Gratian... atiaria and Secundianus of Singidunum, confident of numbers, prevailed uponto call a general council from all parts of the empire. This request appea ...
Vahriz... ntrol in Yemen ended in 570 with the invasion of the elder Sassanid generalwho, according to later legends, famously killed Masruq with his well-aime ...
John Coltrane... shing Cat), a friend's Paris jazz club, where saxophonists Archie Shepp and, and trumpet players Don Cherry and Chet Baker were regular performers. T ...
John Gomery... ury and into the 21st, analysts such as Jeffrey Simpson, Donald Savoie, andargued that both parliament and the Cabinet had become eclipsed by prime m ...
John Stapp... He flew the observation/chase plane which monitored flight surgeon Colonel's rocket sled run of in 1955. Kittinger was impressed by Stapp's dedicati ...
Thomas Berger... uring this time, Robert Strachan and, in the 1969 general election, against
John B. Anderson... d losing moderates' votes, particularly due to the independent candidacy of, and the Reagan camp was split: eventually designating George H. W. Bush ...
Steven Spielberg... roup of Hollywood friends, including the producer Alan Ladd, Jr., directors, Brian DePalma, and Martin Scorsese, and screenwriters Jay Cocks, Willard ...
Adolf Hitler... ayments to the victorious allies, and the controversial "War Guilt Clause".later blamed the republic and its democracy for the oppressive terms of th ...
Hugo Chávez... d theories strongly influenced the thinking of current Venezuelan president
Robert Plant... r, Cher, Chicago, Robert Burns, George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, Nina Hagen,, Peter Criss, Scandal, Late Show regular Warren Zevon, jazz trumpeter Lew ...
Rogge, Jacques... n - Retie - Rexism - Riemst - Rijkevorsel - Rivers of Belgium - Roeselare -- Rogier, Charles - Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cambrai - Roman Catholic ...
Jomo KenyattaIn 1947, former president of the moderate Kikuyu Central Association, became pres ...
Aaron Spelling... r and Agnes Moorehead. The following year, Davis was cast as the lead in ansitcom, The Decorator. A pilot episode was filmed, but was not shown, and ...
Fritz Grobba... the Kingdom of Iraq was found to be connected to the German Ambassador, Dr., Ibn Saud provided Grobba with refuge. It was reported that he had been " ...
Laurence Olivier... e have been two major film adaptations. The first, directed by and starringin 1944, is a colourful and highly stylised version which begins in the Gl ...
Theodore RooseveltThe Alexander Archipelago Forest Reserve was established byin a presidential proclamation of 20 August 1902. Another presidential pro ...
Clara Hughes... peed Skating, and was present to see her former teammates Cindy Klassen andwin their personal and national record achievements
George H. W. Bush... of John B. Anderson, and the Reagan camp was split: eventually designatingas his preferred candidate. At the convention, Helms toyed with the idea o ...
Richard Nixon... privilege. He otherwise left most political activity to his Vice President,. He was a moderate conservative who continued New Deal agencies, expanded ...
President McKinley... l equipment and is still a going concern. In 1900 Spalding was appointed byas the USA's Commissioner at that year's Summer Olympic Games. In 1905, af ...
Zachary Taylor... River. Black Hawk rejected the messages advising him to turn back. Colonel, a regular army officer who served under Atkinson, later stated that Atki ...
SavaryThe luring plan did not stop at that. On November 25, generalwas sent to the Allied headquarters at Olmutz in order to secretly examine ...
John Adams... ters in the elections of 1796 and 1800. In 1796, Federalist Party candidatewon the presidential election; by finishing in second place, Democratic-Re ...
John Hancock... to revolution in which Madeira played a key role was the British seizure of’s sloop the Liberty on May 9, 1768. Hancock's boat was seized after he ha ...
Ralph Lauren... e company. Cruz has appeared in print ads for Mango and had a contract within 2001. Cruz and her sister designed their second collection for Mango in ...
Gene Roddenberry... the first official place name of the Star Trek television series created by(who was born in El Paso, Texas)
Michael Bloomberg... alition is co-chaired by Boston Mayor Thomas Menino and New York City Mayor
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James Cook... ototype of a steam engine, and a scientific expedition continues as Captainclaims the South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands in the south Atlantic ...
Wong Yan LungThe current Secretary for Justice is the HonourableSC
Thurgood Marshall... hers are Harry Andrew Blackmun, William J. Brennan, Arthur Joseph Goldberg,, Potter Stewart, William O. Douglas, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Chief Ju ...
Marcus Aurelius... . Among the best known Roman Stoics were philosopher Seneca and the emperor. Seneca, a wealthy Roman patrician, is often criticized by some modern co ...
John Paul StevensScalia (joined by Justice) also dissented in the 2004 case of Hamdi v. Rumsfeld, involving Yaser Ha ...
Jimmy Carter... ctober 1, 1977 with the creation of the Department of Energy when Presidentsigned the Department of Energy Organization Act. Originally the post focu ...
Isaiah Stillman... them orders, but he did have two battalions of mounted militia under Majorthat had not been federalized. In what would prove to be a controversial d ...
Rowland Hill... ellington withdrew his army and, joined with the smaller corps commanded by, began to retreat to Portugal. Marshal Soult declined to attack
Harlan Ellison... ot know where that sentence originated. After reading the interview, authorinformed Moore that the sentence is a translation of the question "Quis cu ...
Clarence Thomas... of Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, including Robert Bork and
William Rehnquist... t, Chief Justice Earl Warren,Chief Justice Warren Burger, and Chief Justice. Justice Black is buried to the right of the main cemetery entrance, and ...
George Wallace... opular votes than Humphrey, equating to less than 1% of the national total.received the remaining 46 electoral votes with only 13.5% of the popular v ...
Ernest O. ThompsonTexas Railroad Commissioner, who also served as a mayor of Amarillo and became an expert on petroleum ...
Earl MarshalJohn Howard, 1st Duke of Norfolk, KG,(b. between 1421 and 1430 – d. 22 August 1485) was an English nobleman, so ...
Oliver Cromwell... members of the Council were elected by the Commons; the body was headed by, the de facto military dictator of the nation. In 1653, however, Cromwell ...
Sir Michael Gambon... tors have emerged from the Dublin theatrical scene, including Noel Purcell,, Brendan Gleeson, Stephen Rea, Colin Farrell, Colm Meaney and Gabriel Byr ...
Duke of York and Albany... nglish conquered New Netherland and renamed it "New York" after the English, the future King James II. Stuyvesant and his council negotiated with the ...
Burr CaswellIn 1845,moved to the area near the mouth of the Pere Marquette River as a location ...
Edward Thomas... Charles Swinburne – George Szirtes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson – Dylan Thomas –– R. S. Thomas – Francis Thompson – Anthony Thwaite – Chidiock Tichborne – ...
Lewis Carroll... ated dodo fossils, the newly vindicated bird was featured as a character in's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. With the popularity of the book, the ...
Marcus Aurelius... . The Lebor Gabála synchronises Conn's reign with that of the Roman emperor(161-180). The chronology of Geoffrey Keating's Foras Feasa ar Éirinn date ...
William Clark... irst Caucasian to see the Teton Range. Lewis and Clark expedition co-leaderproduced a map based on the previous expedition and included the explorati ...
Richard III of England... t Howard Duke of Norfolk. He was a close friend and loyal supporter of Kingwith whom he died in combat at the Battle of Bosworth Field
VahrizThe Persian king Khosrau I, sent troops under the command of, who helped Sayf ibn Dhi Yazan to drive the Ethiopian Aksumites out of Ye ...
Robert Runcie... with a Primate, is a humorous account of his journeys with his former boss,
James Whale... humorous writer and critic. His novel Benighted (1927) was adapted into thefilm The Old Dark House (1932); the novel has been published under the fil ...
Richard NixonPresidentfirst considered nominating Hershel Friday to fill the vacant seat, but ch ...
Emmet G. Sullivan... e" in connection with case No. 08-231 early on April 1, 2009. Federal judgesoon signed the order, and since it occurred prior to sentencing it had th ...
Ruth Bader Ginsburg... of England and France", participating judges were Justices Samuel Alito and. The outcome was originally to be determined by an audience vote, however ...
Dorothy Day... adopted by the Catholic Worker Movement, conjoining it with the thought ofand Peter Maurin concerning localized and independent communities. It also ...
Eleanor Roosevelt... ths later, NBC canceled Robeson's scheduled appearance on former First Lady's television program. A spokesman for NBC declared that, depending on sou ...
Plutarch... ociety, 1947.*Parke, Herbert William, History of the Delphic Oracle, 1939.*"Lives"*Rohde, Erwin, Psyche, 1925.* Seyffert, Oskar, , London: W. Glaishe ...
Jim Jeffords... re always represented in the cabinets of Republican presidents. In Vermont,, a Republican Senator became an independent in 2001 due to growing disagr ...
Samuel Alito... lgamated Kingdom of England and France", participating judges were Justicesand Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The outcome was originally to be determined by an ...
Richard NixonFile:1970s decade montage.png|From left, clockwise: US Presidentdoing the V for Victory sign after his resignation from office after the W ...
Michael Caine... on't even know the editor of my films most of the time," Huston said. Actoralso observed the same technique: "Most directors don't know what they wan ...
Murat's... s to contain the French at Vienna, and instructed the Allied Army to acceptceasefire proposal so that the allied army could have more time to retreat ...
Josiah Spode... ntaining bone ash. This was the first bone china, subsequently perfected by
Thucydides... phanes are also a treasure trove of comic presentation, while Herodotus andare two of the most influential historians in this period
Robert Burns... Wheel, Cyndi Lauper, Carl Perkins, Yoko Ono, Blues Traveler, Cher, Chicago,, George Clinton, Bootsy Collins, Nina Hagen, Robert Plant, Peter Criss, S ...
Pervez Musharraf... s in the Kargil district led to the Kargil War of 1999, after which Generaltook over through a bloodless coup d'état and assumed vast executive power ...
Maio of Bari... n 1071, Bari was captured by Robert Guiscard, following a three-year siege.(d. 1160), a Lombard merchant's son, was the third of the great admirals o ...
Wolfgang Kapp... ace on 13 March 1920: 5000 Freikorps soldiers occupied Berlin and installed(a right-wing journalist) as chancellor. The national government fled to S ...
Theodore Roosevelt... a post office was established. The town was named Burkburnett by President, who visited the area for a wolf hunt that was hosted by the wealthy ranc ...
Graeme Bell... rrison and, sometimes, the famous pioneer of traditional jazz in Australia,.A non-academic genre of jazz has also evolved with a harder "street edge" ...
Rod Stewart... n hiatus as Ron Isley focused on solo work, later having a top ten hit withon his cover of the Isleys' Motown hit, "This Old Heart of Mine". Ron also ...
Shana Alexander... am 60 Minutes, Curtin portrayed a controlled liberal viewpoint (referencing) vs. Dan Aykroyd, who (referencing James J. Kilpatrick) prototyped the ri ...
Horace... t is, he was the first man of letters to write in Latin. Varro, Cicero, and, all men of letters during the subsequent Classical Latin period, conside ...
Clark Gable... This part of the town's history was chronicled in the movie Boom Town withand Spencer Tracy. The Great Depression would have a negative impact on th ...
HoraceOrion is used by, who tells of his death at the hands of Diana/Artemis, and by Ovid, in hi ...
Cherie Blair... appointed Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University, taking over from, and installed in 2008
Thomas Cavendish... ntion of English and Dutch pirates, such as Francis Drake, Henry Morgan and, who called it “The Black Ship.” To protect the port and the cargo of shi ...
Don Burrows... such as One Night Stand players Dugald Shaw and Blair Jordan, reeds playerand trumpeter James Morrison and, sometimes, the famous pioneer of traditi ...
William Howard Taft... tter Stewart, William O. Douglas, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Chief Justice, Chief Justice Earl Warren,Chief Justice Warren Burger, and Chief Justice ...
Mort Walker... egun on September 4, 1950) is an American comic strip created by cartoonist. Set in a fictional United States Army military post, it is among the old ...
Samuel Alito... ner v. United States, Scalia joined the majority opinion written by Justice—all except one paragraph of the opinion, in which Justice Alito cited leg ...
Donald KnuthCWEB is a computer programming system created byand Silvio Levy as a follow up to Knuth's WEB literate programming system, ...
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 ...
Jervis... the Napoleonic Wars. Protected by naval supremacy (in the words of Admiralto the House of Lords "I do not say, my Lords, that the French will not co ...
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 ...
Stanisław August Poniatowski... the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, ruled by Catherine's former lover, king, was eventually partitioned, with the Russian Empire gaining the largest ...
Boethius... re four roads meet"), and its use for the 4 subjects has been attributed toor Cassiodorus in the 6th century. Together, the trivium and the quadriviu ...
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. ...
Marcia Lucas... he proceeds from his film, "American Graffiti," a house which his then-wifenamed "Parkhouse." Lucas worked on his "Star Wars" script for two and a ha ...
MichelangeloThe history of the statue begins before's work on it from 1501 to 1504. Prior to Michelangelo's involvement, the ...
Jimi HendrixThe most famous guitarist who admired Elmore James was. Early in his career Jimi styled himself variously as 'Maurice James' and ...
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 ...
Bill Clinton... er is also the only secretary to be dismissed from the post. Hazel O'Leary,'s first Secretary of Energy, was first female and African-American holder ...
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 ...
Spencer Tracy... e town's history was chronicled in the movie Boom Town with Clark Gable and. The Great Depression would have a negative impact on the town’s populati ...
Thomas E. Dewey... epresented in all states. From the 1940s to the 1970s under such leaders as, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Nelson Rockefeller, and Richard Nixon, they usuall ...
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 ...
Maurice Hilleman... ve measure against mumps is a vaccination with a mumps vaccine, invented byat Merck. The vaccine may be given separately or as part of the MMR immuni ...
James A. McClure... churches, and its counterpart was defeated in the House. Senators Helms andblocked Ted Kennedy's comprehensive criminal code that did not relax feder ...
Earl Warren... liver Wendell Holmes, Jr., Chief Justice William Howard Taft, Chief Justice,Chief Justice Warren Burger, and Chief Justice William Rehnquist. Justice ...
Cassiodorus... s meet"), and its use for the 4 subjects has been attributed to Boethius orin the 6th century. Together, the trivium and the quadrivium comprised the ...
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 ...
Howard Zinn... New England ancestor). Another neighbor of Damon's was historian and author, whose biographical film You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train and audio ...
James J. Kilpatrick... l viewpoint (referencing Shana Alexander) vs. Dan Aykroyd, who (referencing) prototyped the right-wing view, albeit with an over-the-top "attack" jou ...
Gerald Durrell... rell Wildlife Conservation Trust and the Jersey Zoological Park, founded by
Joseph Stalin's... Michael Schwerner in the 1990 TV-movie Murder in Mississippi. He starred asprojectionist in Russian director Andrei Konchalovsky's 1991 film The Inne ...
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 ...
Pliny the Elder... found to date is in 1787, in translator Gottfried Große’s interpretation of’s Natural History
Pope John XXIIIIn 1960,commented that Opus Dei opens up "unsuspected horizons of ". Furthermore, ...
Leopold Okulicki... Komorowski commanded from July 1943 until his capture in September 1944 and, pseudonym Niedzwiadek ("Bear Cub") led the organisation in its final day ...
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 ...
Pope Paul VI... ed that Opus Dei opens up "unsuspected horizons of ". Furthermore, in 1964,praised the organization in a handwritten letter to Escrivá, saying
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 ...
Ashfaq Parvez Kayani... akistan ever since. The three main branches are the Army (headed by General), the Navy and the Air Force, and they are supported by a number of param ...
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 ...
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 ...
John Bassett Moore... rles Andre Weiss elected Vice-President. Weiss died the following year, andresigned; Max Huber was elected Vice-President on 12 September 1928 to suc ...
Laurence OlivierThe play's ambiguity has led to diverse interpretations in performance.'s 1944 film, made during the Second World War, emphasises the patriotic s ...
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 ...
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 ...
Stephen BreyerIn 1993 and 1994, McCain voted to confirm President Clinton's nomineesand Ruth Bader Ginsburg whom he considered to be qualified for the U.S. Su ...
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 ...
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 ...
James Callaghan... ent over its cost and whether it was necessary. The outgoing Prime Ministermade his government's papers on Trident available to Margaret Thatcher's n ...
Paul Gauguin... ings show the influence of his contemporaries Pierre Puvis de Chavannes and
Alexander Suvorov... temkin. Assisted by highly successful generals such as Pyotr Rumyantsev and, and admirals such as Fyodor Ushakov, she governed at a time when the Rus ...
Peter Sellers... eneration of comedians and celebrities, including Dick Cavett, Jerry Lewis,, Marcel Marceau and Dick Van Dyke. Laurel lived until 1965, surviving to ...
David Blanchflower... omics in 2003. The Economics Department, whose prominent professors include, and Andrew Samwick, also holds the distinction as the top-ranked economi ...
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
James Marshall... Sutter's Fort State Historic Park. It was in here on January 28, 1848 thatmet privately with Sutter in order to show Sutter the gold that Marshall h ...
Pyotr Rumyantsev... Orlov and Grigory Potemkin. Assisted by highly successful generals such asand Alexander Suvorov, and admirals such as Fyodor Ushakov, she governed a ...
Antony Flew... revelation, it appeals to people from both ends of the religious spectrum., for example, was a convert from atheism, and was a Roman Catholic priest ...
John Profumo... hree Privy Counsellors to resign in the twentieth century (the others being, who resigned on 26 June 1963, and John Stonehouse, who resigned on 17 Au ...
Joseph E. Johnston... aign against Richmond, Virginia, and Stuart's cavalry brigade assisted Gen.'s army as it withdrew up the Virginia Peninsula in the face of superior n ...
Alexander the Great... of France, and the Black Sea coasts. Greeks founded more than 400 colonies.'s conquest of the Achaemenid Empire marked the beginning of the Hellenist ...
Kirill Razumovsky... o wished to be with her including Peter and Catherine and Counts Alexey and. Finally on 25 December 1761, the Empress died. She was buried in the Pet ...
Clement Attlee... ustry (then state-owned since nationalisation by the post-war government of) over the closure of pits whose uneconomic operation accounted for the co ...
Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick... d when Henry VI was captured at the Battle of Northampton. With the help of(nicknamed "the Kingmaker") Henry recaptured the throne for a short time i ...
Zinovy Rozhestvensky... ir Far East Fleet by sending the Baltic Fleet, under the command of Admiral. The squadron sailed half way around the world from the Baltic Sea to the ...
Tadeusz Bór-Komorowski... r "Arrowhead"), served as the AK's first commander until his arrest in 1943;commanded from July 1943 until his capture in September 1944 and Leopold ...
Valentinian IIIn 385 Ambrose, backed by Milan's populace, refused's imperial request to hand over the Portian basilica for the use of Arian ...
Gasparo da Salò... struments in the violin family. Some existing instruments, such as those by, were converted from 16th-century six-string contrabass
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)
Dziga Vertov, or David Arkadevich Kaufman, was an early pioneer in documentary film-ma ...
Chiang Kai-shek... ling, wife of Sun Yat-Sen; and Soong Mei-ling, wife of former ROC President
Jan Peter Balkenende... here were a number of parliamentary debates on the issue and Prime Ministerwas called to answer questions. He explained that the project was a privat ...
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 ...
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 ...
Alexander Hamilton... cs could be studied in a laboratory as it were, the social milieu. In 1787,wrote: "...The science of politics like most other sciences has received g ...
Benjamin Franklin... ican government, appointing George Washington commander-in-chief (June 14),postmaster general (July 26) and creating a Continental Navy (October 13) ...
Jenny McLeod... d place, with people such as Larry Pruden, David Griffiths, David Farquhar,, Jack Body, Gillian Whitehead, Dorothy Buchanan, Anthony Ritchie, Ivan Za ...
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, ...
Robert Bork... onfirm nominees of Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush, includingand Clarence Thomas
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 ...
Pope Pius XI... itical) should perform a function which can be performed by a smaller unit., in Quadragesimo Anno, provided the classical statement of the principle: ...
Cimon/KimonIn the first ten years of the league's existence,forced Karystos in Euboea to join the league, conquered the island of Skyr ...
Sir Cloudesley Shovell... ted by this problem and by the 1707 grounding of four ships of Vice-Admiral's fleet off the Isles of Scilly, resulting in heavy loss of life. Establi ...
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 ...
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 ...
Roy Wilkins... , Hubert Humphrey, Walter Reuther and black civil rights leaders (including, Martin Luther King, and Bayard Rustin) worked out a compromise with MFDP ...
Edward Spence... was a Dumfries-born recipient of the Victoria Cross. William Robertson andare other Victoria Cross recipients. Robert Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpo ...
Herzog... eli service. Between 341 and 514 Arab aircraft were shot down. According to, 334 of these aircraft were shot down by the in air-to-air combat for the ...
Fernão Pires de Andrade... oasts of China, under Jorge Álvares and Rafael Perestrello, followed by theand Tomé Pires diplomatic and commercial mission of 1517, under the orders ...
Rod Stewart... that was later christened Jefferson Starship. Sears had worked on three of's early British recordings, and had to go back to England to play on Smil ...
Harold Pinter... his wife. When his wife then calls demanding to know why he is late for theplay, he tries to call Vicky, but is unable to reach her. Vicky sees Steve ...
Jeffrey Sachsdemanded that the entire African debt (approximately $200 billion) be forg ...
Marcus Licinius Crassus... mpany. San Simeon was also used in the 1960 film Spartacus as the estate of(played by Laurence Olivier). According to Hearst Over Hollywood, Jack and ...
Tom DaschleIn 2007, Dole joined fellow former Senate Majority Leaders Howard Baker,, and George Mitchell to found the Bipartisan Policy Center, a non-profit ...
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"
Ruth Bader Ginsburg... 94, McCain voted to confirm President Clinton's nominees Stephen Breyer andwhom he considered to be qualified for the U.S. Supreme Court. He would la ...
Eddie CampbellFollowing a brief interlude by From Hell artist, the series' direction was taken over by Paul Jenkins in 1995. He had bee ...
Ptolemy I Soter... al of the diadochic Ptolemaic Kingdom under Alexander's immediate successor
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 ...
Neil Young... on Polydor Records in Germany. Thereafter, Mosley and Craviotto joined withto form The Ducks, which played in and around the Santa Cruz area during 1 ...
President Clinton... Employment, and in 2000 received the National Medal of Technology from thenfor inventions that have advanced medical care worldwide. In April 2002, K ...
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 ...
Donna ShalalaThat same year, President George W. Bush appointed Dole andco-chairs of a commission to investigate problems at Walter Reed Army Medi ...
John Travolta... Cool (2005), a crime/comedy about the film and music industries that stars, Uma Thurman and The Rock. She produced and starred as "Lucy" in Illegal ...
Chris TarrantMost famously hosted bybetween 1974 and 1981, and later Sally James, it also featured the young L ...
Lon Nol... uation created by the removal of Sihanouk as head of state in 1970. Premier, with the support of the National Assembly, deposed Sihanouk. Sihanouk, i ...
Spencer Tracy... ar that his Angel On My Shoulder co-star Claude Rains, and another co-star,, also died. Muni has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6435 Hollywo ...
William Edward Parry... am Bay was named after the famed British Arctic explorer and navigator, Sir, as were two other nearby features, Parry Inlet and Edward Point. The bay ...
Menno van Coehoorn... en op Zoom had fortifications built in the beginning of the 17th Century by, with three forts surrounding the city and a canalized diversion of the S ...
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 ...
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 ...
Valentinian IIUnder Ambrose's major influence, emperors Gratian,and Theodosius I carried on a persecution of Paganism. MacMullen (1984) p. ...
Howard BakerIn 2007, Dole joined fellow former Senate Majority Leaders, Tom Daschle, and George Mitchell to found the Bipartisan Policy Center, ...
Alexander Fleming... , others pursued similar lines of inquiry but it was not until in 1928 thatobserved antibiosis against bacteria by a fungus of the genus Penicillium. ...
Richard Attenborough... Best Actor. Sheen has worked with a wide variety of film directors, such as, Francis Ford Coppola, Terrence Malick, David Cronenberg, Mike Nichols, M ...
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 ...
Vasili Blokhin... ber 1939 should be released but later signed the order for their execution.of the NKVD personally shot 7000 of them in 28 nights using German Walther ...
Benjamin Franklin... tigate mesmerism; one was led by Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, the other, led by, included Bailly and Lavoisier. The commissioners learned about Mesmeric ...
Marcus Livius Salinator... ated long ago. Livius Salinator might be Gaius Livius Salinator, his father, or his grandfather Marcus. If Jerome means that the liberation took plac ...
Peter MolyneuxLionhead Studios is a British video game developer, formerly led by. It was acquired by Microsoft Game Studios in April 2006. Lionhead starte ...
Justinian I... cally a legal term (as used in the Codices of the Emperors Theodosius I and) after Emperor Diocletian's Tetrarchy (when they came under the administr ...
Paul Wolfowitz... Bush nominated former deputy secretary of state Robert Zoellick to succeedas President of the World Bank Group. The Executive Directors unanimously ...
Jesus... le seeks to explain the Robin's distinctive breast. Legend has it that whenwas dying on the cross, the Robin, then simply brown in colour, flew to hi ...
Sam MendesAmerican Beauty is a 1999 American drama film directed byand written by Alan Ball. Kevin Spacey stars as office worker Lester Burnh ...
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Strom Thurmond... years. His colleague Sen. Daniel Inouye (D-HI) referred to Stevens as "Theof the Arctic Circle.
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John F. Kennedy... 62 Nassau Agreement that emerged from meetings between Harold Macmillan and, the United States would supply Britain with Polaris missiles, launch tub ...
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Stepan MakarovWith the death of Admiralduring the siege of Port Arthur in April 1904, Admiral Wilgelm Vitgeft was ...
Steven Spielberg... Coppola, Terrence Malick, David Cronenberg, Mike Nichols, Martin Scorsese,and Oliver Stone. He has had a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame since 19 ...
Dante Gabriel Rossetti... he long-running British legal programme Crown Court. In 1975, he starred asin the BBCs historical drama The Love School. He found fame only years lat ...
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Vittorio Messori... nalists who have worked independently on Opus Dei, such as John Allen, Jr.,, Patrice de Plunkett, Maggy Whitehouse, Noam Friedlander many of the crit ...
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Alastair Boyd, 7th Baron Kilmarnock... ears, Amis shared a house with his first wife Hilary and her third husband,. Martin wrote the memoir Experience about the life, charm, and decline of ...
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Kit Carson... xico in the Mexican–American War in 1846, U.S. military forces commanded byforced more than eight thousand Navajo men, women and children from their ...
Ben Erdreich... J. Brennan, Jr. See, and Cover. In 1987, Congress passed a law sponsored by, , designating the new courthouse building for the U.S. District Court fo ...
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Ian McKellen... ly, Goldfinger was adapted for BBC Radio with Toby Stephens as Bond and Siras Goldfinger
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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 ...
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Eric ClaptonThe Grateful Dead, John Primer (Blue Steel CD), Billy Gibbons andare other notable artists to have recorded Elmore James covers. Clapton al ...
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Charles Kennedy... der of the Opposition Iain Duncan Smith and Leader of the Liberal Democratson privy council terms to discuss the evidence for Iraq's weapons of mass ...
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Harold Wilson... sile submarines, later reduced to four by the incoming Labour government of, with 16 missiles to be carried on each ship. The Polaris Sales Agreement ...
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Sandra Day O'Connor... . Reproductive Health Services, but was not successful in doing so. Justiceauthored the decision of the Court, allowing the abortion regulations at i ...
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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 ...
Alan Bates... starred Malcolm McDowell as Flashman, Oliver Reed as Otto von Bismarck andas Rudi von Sternberg
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Arthur Koestler... force is guiding the course of biological evolution was the science writer(1967, 1978). Koestler provided examples of evolutionary development that ...
Peter Brook... 7 production of Ben Jonson's Volpone for the Royal National Theatre, and in's acclaimed production of A Midsummer Night's Dream. At about this time, ...
Paul HausserIn 1936, Himmler selected former Lieutenant Generalto be Inspector of the SS-VT with the rank of Brigadefuhrer, and he set ab ...
Julius Caesar... and its inhabitants received full Roman citizenship following the death ofin 44 BC
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Albert, Prince Consort... nand II of Portugal, and also a first cousin to Queen Victoria, her husband, Empress Carlota of Mexico and her brother Leopold II of Belgium. These l ...
Grigory Potemkinhad had involvement in the coup d'état of 1762. In 1772, Catherine's close ...
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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 ...
John Madejski... appointment of Mark McGhee as player-manager, shortly after the takeover by, in June 1991 saw Reading move forward
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George Washington... . stamps were created, 5 and 10 cent issues depicting Benjamin Franklin and. A few other countries issued stamps in the late 1840s. Many others, such ...
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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 ...
James Edward Tait... ological breakdown. Dr Ian Gibson is another to leave his mark on politics.was a Dumfries-born recipient of the Victoria Cross. William Robertson and ...
Sir Frank WhittleCoventry has been the home to several pioneers in science and engineering., the inventor of the jet engine, was from the city, as was the inventor J ...
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Alva R. FitchThe first Eagle Scout in Nebraska wasof Norfolk
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Anthony Barber... ibes an earlier period of rapid expansion under the tenure as chancellor ofin the Conservative government of Sir Edward Heath (1970 to 1974). Critics ...
LiciniusIn the year 320,reneged on the religious freedom promised by the Edict of Milan in 313 and ...
Oliver Cromwell... s restoration and the end of the stalemate between Parliament and the King.and Sir Henry Vane the Younger both opposed this measure. This should have ...
Barry Goldwater... n. McCain succeeded longtime American conservative icon and Arizona fixtureupon the latter's retirement as United States Senator from Arizona
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Byron WhiteThe case was then appealed to the Supreme Court. Supreme Court Justicewrote the decision for the majority. The Supreme Court held that for the p ...
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 ...
Lindsay Thompson... being John Cain (1982–1990, born 1931). The most recent premier to die was(1981–82), on 16 July 2008
Zero MostelThe cast includedas Tevye the milkman, Maria Karnilova as his wife Golde (each of whom won ...
Tony RundleAs of 24 January 2011, seven former premiers are alive, the oldest being(1996–98, born 1939). The most recent premier to die was Sir Angus Bethune ...
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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 ...
Eric Clapton... a 40 year career he released 20 studio albums, working with artists such asand David Gilmour. He has been described by The Times as "an electrifying ...
James Cook... Endeavour, was a British Royal Navy research vessel commanded by Lieutenanton his first voyage of discovery, to Australia and New Zealand from 1769 t ...
Pope Formosus... ible for the "Cadaver Synod" that had condemned and mutilated the corpse of, and placed a laudatory remark on Stephen VI's tombstone. He then reporte ...
Justinian I... for the founding of the Justinian Dynasty that included his eminent nephewand for the enactment of laws that de-emphasized the influence of the old ...
Theodosius I... ed at Sarigüzel, near Istanbul, in the 1930s, and attributed to the time of(379-395)
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Daniel Tyler... 1872, the Woodstock Iron Company, organized by Samuel Noble and Union Gen., rebuilt the furnace on a much larger scale, as well as started a planned ...
John Le Mesurier... including Ian Carmichael, Richard Attenborough, Terry-Thomas, Dennis Price,, Irene Handl and Miles Malleson
Bacchides... A little later the Jordan was the scene of the battle between Jonathan and, in which the latter was defeated
Jefferson Davis... biographies of major southern figures, such as Varina Davis' of her husband. Later, women began adding more of their own experiences to the "public d ...
Cato the Elder... ng Roman history from the fall of Troy in 1184 BC down to the censorship ofin 184 BC. It was the first Latin poem to adopt the dactylic hexameter met ...
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Hank Greenberg... e league's best with "Black Mike" Mickey Cochrane behind the plate, sluggerat first, and consistent Charlie Gehringer, "The Mechanical Man", at secon ...
Dick Cheney... r the District of Columbia (2005), a case concerning whether Vice Presidentcould keep secret the membership of an advisory task force on energy polic ...
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 ...
Theodor Eicke... d and the particularly fierce fighting of the Totenkopf", Obergruppenführerwas awarded the Oak Leaves to the Knight's Cross on 20 May 1942
Oliver Cromwell... ards the king was high enough to allow republican roundhead leaders such asto abolish the monarchy completely and establish the republican Commonweal ...
Harold Wilson... d of November 1967, earlier than had been planned by British Prime Ministerand without an agreement on the succeeding governance. Their enemies, the ...
Carl E. Stewart... ted States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, Ballard v. Burton, Judgewriting for the Court held that an Alford guilty plea is a "variation of a ...
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Ronald ReaganWyman was the first wife of. They married in 1940 and divorced in 1949, before Reagan ran for public ...
Adobe Photoshop CS2... ary as on Windows; Google later paid for improvements to Wine's support for. Wine is also a regular beneficiary of Google's Summer of Code program
Peter SellersI'm All Right Jack featuredand as a result, boosted his film career, winning him a BAFTA Best Actor A ...
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John Burgoyne... of Bemis Heights in Saratoga. The reinforcements for which British Generalwas waiting were held up, and Burgoyne was forced to surrender at Saratoga ...
Alan Sugar... riod through the purchase of the remaining 14.7% holding of former chairman's . and those belonging to who held a 9.9 per cent stake through Hodram I ...
Sean ConneryWalken made his feature film debut with a small role opposite, in Sidney Lumet's The Anderson Tapes. In 1972's The Mind Snatchers A.K.A ...
Pliny the Elder... man and Arabic naturalists and physicians. Several ancient writers, such asand Scribonius Largus, attested to the numbing effect of electric shocks d ...
Dudley Moore... 57. Days earlier he had been taken in and announced, "I feel a bit poorly."attended Cook's memorial service in London in May 1995 and he and Martin L ...
Arthur GriffithOn 14 September 1921 the Dáil ratified the appointment of, Michael Collins, Robert Barton, Eamonn Duggan and George Gavan Duffy as ...
Stan LeeThe X-Men are a superhero team in the . They were created by writerand artist Jack Kirby, and first appeared in The X-Men #1 (September 1963) ...
Shlomo Ben-Ami... tle the Palestinian terror organizations. The Israeli response as stated by, then Israel's Minister of Foreign Relations who participated in the talk ...
Richard III... t, Elizabeth Woodville. When the Duke of Gloucester became King in 1483, as, both Elizabeth and her mother Alice were appointed ladies-in-waiting to ...
Bernard Manning... the more successful comedians on the Working Men's Club circuit - including, Bobby Thompson, Frank Carson and Stan Boardman - eventually made their w ...
Daniel De Leon... had joined the Socialist Labour Party in 1903, he clashed with party leader, who called Connolly, amongst other things, a "Jesuit spy.
John Laurie... r Pan, missionary Jane Haining, international diplomat Alexander Knox Helm,, actor (Private Fraser in Dad's Army), artist Robin Philipson, singer Joh ...
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 ...
Tipu Sultan... the Fourth Anglo-Mysore War broke out in 1798 against the Sultan of Mysore,. Arthur's brother Richard ordered that an armed force be sent to capture ...
Charles IIThe principal advisor to, the Earl of Clarendon remarked on the matter, "and from those contestati ...
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Elvis Presley... rning Rain", written by Gordon Lightfoot and popularized by artists such as, Bob Dylan, and Peter, Paul and Mary
Arlen Specter... by running a small creamery. Among his father's customers was the father ofwho ran a junkyard in the town and used Dole's scales to weigh junk. Spect ...
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Henry W. GradyNamed The Model City by Atlanta newspapermanfor its careful planning in the late 19th century, the city is situated on ...
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 ...
Dave BarrettThe NDP first won election in 1972 under, who served as Premier for three years. The NDP passed a great deal of le ...
Alastair Campbell... rhaps the best-known person in the UK often described as a "spin doctor" is, who was involved with Tony Blair's public relations between 1994 and 200 ...
Stalin... erence (late 1943), Poland's geographic location was fundamentally altered.'s proposal that Poland should be moved very far to the west was readily a ...
James Forrestal... iversity president, Eisenhower was requested to advise Secretary of Defenseon unification of the armed services. Approximately six months after his i ...
Jawaharlal Nehru... in India. In June 1947, the nationalist leaders of British India—includingand Abul Kalam Azad representing the Congress, Jinnah representing the Mus ...
George V... rincipally at English speakers in the outposts of the British Empire, or asput it in the first-ever , the "men and women, so cut off by the snow, the ...
John Travolta... it was Pan Am's frontline airliner during that time. Additional footage of's Boeing 707 in Pan Am livery has also been used in the TV series
Robert Barton... 1921 the Dáil ratified the appointment of Arthur Griffith, Michael Collins,, Eamonn Duggan and George Gavan Duffy as envoys plenipotentiary for the p ...
Winfield Scott... porated in about 1897, the name was changed to Winfield in honor of General. This area was once the Chickasaw Indian domain. Although there were no k ...
Jacques ChiracIn 1996,, then French President, granted the former French members of the Internat ...
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 ...
Wilhelm von HumboldtThe university constitution was adopted in 1827. In the spirit ofthe constitution emphasized the autonomy of the university and the unity o ...
Erich Ludendorff... : the 1919 Bavarian Soviet Republic and the 1923 Beer Hall Putsch involvingand Adolf Hitler took place in the same city. For most of the Weimar Repub ...
David Suchethas starred as the eponymous detective in Agatha Christie's Poirot in the ...
Neil Young... t there would be no further financial support from Katz unless they did so., then of Buffalo Springfield, was in the room at the time, and kept his h ...
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, ...
Anastasius I... s ability, rose through the ranks to become a general and under the Emperor; by the time of Anastasius' death in 518, he held the influential positio ...
Franz von PapenHindenburg then appointedas new Reichskanzler. Von Papen lifted the ban on the NSDAP's SA paramilit ...
Sir Thomas Morgan (1st Baronet 1604-79... e ‘Tredegar Morgans’ and had two brothers, Thomas and Edward. Major-General) served in the Commonwealth forces during English civil war from 1642-9, ...
Alexander Knox Helm... arrie, author of Peter Pan, missionary Jane Haining, international diplomat, John Laurie, actor (Private Fraser in Dad's Army), artist Robin Philipso ...
Feng Yuxiang... Chiang in his war of unification against other warlords such as Li Zongren,and Yan Xishan. As a reward, Zhang remained ruler of Manchuria and even ex ...
Kenesaw Mountain Landis... Medwick had to be removed from the game for his own safety by Commissionerafter being pelted with fruit and garbage from angry fans in the large tem ...
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 ...
Fred M. Vinson... lize with other government officials, recalling that the late Chief Justiceplayed poker with President Harry Truman and that Justice Byron White went ...
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 ...
Alcide De Gasperi... facsimile wartime letters from resistance leader and former Prime Ministerrequesting the Allies to bomb the outskirts of Rome in order to demoralize ...
Pussy Galore... of Chris Blackwell of Island Records; Fleming used Blanche as the model for, although the name "Pussy" came from Mrs "Pussy" Deakin, formerly Livia S ...
Richard Lugar... cities to two, Phoenix and Indianapolis. Under the administrations of mayorand then William Hudnut, Indianapolis was making an ambitious effort to re ...
Justin II... ssimus and had Praejecta (b. ca 520), married to the senator Areobindus and(b. ca 520)
Jonathan Pryce... alongside several other notable performers: Bill Nighy, Pete Postlethwaite,, Willy Russell and Alan Bleasdale
Lewis Carroll... ing company as "a metaphorical fugue on minds and machines in the spirit of"
Paulus Hector Mairin his martial arts compendium (1540s) details techniques of fighting with ...
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 ...
Obama administration... eform efforts. Over the course of his Senate career and continuing into the, Kennedy continued his efforts to enact universal health care, which he c ...
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WolverineIn the aftermath of the Schism series, the fallout betweenand Cyclops will lead to the revival and rebuilding of the original X-Mans ...
Byron White... ce Fred M. Vinson played poker with President Harry Truman and that Justicewent skiing with Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy. Scalia stated that he ...
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Jo Moore... s reference to this practice occurred when British Government press officerused the phrase "It's now a very good day to get out anything we want to b ...
Lord Cochrane... ower and real naval officers of the period, among them Sir George Cockburn,, Sir James Gordon, Sir William Hoste and many others. The actions of the ...
Sir Mirza Ismail... arlier half of 20th century, the Nandi Hills waterworks was commissioned by(Diwan of Mysore, 1926–41 CE) to provide a water supply to the city. Curre ...
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 ...
Ludovic Kennedy... k returned to the BBC as Sir Arthur Streeb-Greebling for an appearance within A Life in Pieces. The 12 interviews saw Sir Arthur recount his life bas ...
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 ...
Boutros Boutros-Ghali... resent Secretary General of the Arab League. Egyptian Deputy Prime Ministerserved as Secretary General of the United Nations from 1991 to 1996
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John Travolta... has been replaced with an Airbus A310-325, YR-LCB "Moldova". American actorowns, and is qualified to fly as second in command, an ex-Qantas 707-138B, ...
Harold WilsonIn 1964, the new British government underannounced their intention to hand over power to the Federation of South Ar ...
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, ...
Billy Connolly... me of the earliest successes came from folk clubs, where performers such as, Mike Harding and Jasper Carrott started as relatively straight musical a ...
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Pope Gregory VII... he tomb of Saint Peter in Rome to defend the Church around 1070–73. In 1074was trying to persuade William I, Count of Burgundy, to remember this vow ...
Sir George Cockburn... allels between Hornblower and real naval officers of the period, among them, Lord Cochrane, Sir James Gordon, Sir William Hoste and many others. The ...
Samuel JohnsonConversely, in 1774,published The Patriot, a critique of what he viewed as false patriotism. O ...
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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 ...
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Edwin V. Sumner... e regimental quartermaster and commissary officer under the command of Col.. He was promoted to first lieutenant in 1855
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. ...
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 ...
Roger MillerThe 707 is mentioned in the songs "Boeing Boeing 707" by; "Jet Airliner" performed by the Steve Miller Band and written by Paul Pe ...
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 ...
Hugh HefnerIn 1992 Smith was chosen byto appear on the cover of the March issue of Playboy, where she was listed ...
Sir James Gordon... aval officers of the period, among them Sir George Cockburn, Lord Cochrane,, Sir William Hoste and many others. The actions of the Royal Navy at the ...
Lt. Colonel Robert G. Cole... sited the cemetery, on 8 May 2005. Margraten is the final resting place for, who was awarded the Medal of Honor for action during the Normandy campai ...
Pete Postlethwaite... l in the mid 1970s, alongside several other notable performers: Bill Nighy,, Jonathan Pryce, Willy Russell and Alan Bleasdale
William Butler Yeats... Cheechako and John Masefield's Ballads and Poems. Future Nobel Prize winnerwas devoting much of his energy to the Abbey Theatre and writing for the s ...
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Lord Fairfax... ican Commonwealth. The roundhead commander-in-chief of the first Civil War,, remained a supporter of constitutional monarchy, as did many other round ...
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 ...
Paul Hausser... grenadier divisions. Thanks to the efforts of Himmler and Obergruppenführer, the new commander of the SS Panzer Corps, the three SS Panzergrenadier d ...
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 ...
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 ...
Rod Serling... es Bemis for his antisocial behavior, and his greatest desire is thwarted."'s conclusion alludes to the Scots language poem "To a Mouse" (for which O ...
Victoria Wood... ces their first taste of extreme American stand-up comedy from Lenny Bruce.launched her stand-up career in the early 1980s, which saw observational c ...
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Julius Caesar... own incident of a leader extending his term indefinitely was Roman dictator, who made himself "Perpetual Dictator" (commonly mistranslated as 'Dictat ...
Augusto Pinochet... neoliberal governments being created in Chile, where a military coup led bytook place in 1973
Bill Clinton... osted the Sharm El-Sheikh "Summit of the Peacemakers" attended by Presidentand other world leaders
George W. Bush... tiations suspended in July 2000, and in June 2003, Mubarak hosted Presidentfor another summit on Middle East peace process. Another summit was conven ...
Saladin... power in Arabic poetry, and was according to legend the personal emblem of. The specific depiction of Golden Eagle legendarily considered to be Sala ...
Derek Jacobi... scriva. It is directed by Roland Joffe, and stars Charlie Cox, Wes Bentley,, Golshifteh Farahani, Dougray Scott, Olga Kurylenko, and Lily Cole
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Saparmurat NiyazovThe last living person to be officially proclaimed president for life wasof Turkmenistan
Herbert Cyril ThackerCanadian military attachéserved in the field with Japanese forces in the Russo–Japanese War (1904–0 ...
Elvis PresleyWhile in jail, White listened tosinging "It's Now or Never" on the radio, an experience he later credited ...
Howard Unruh... faced years of rising crime and blight. On September 6, 1949, mass murdererwent on a killing spree in his Camden neighborhood in which he killed thir ...
Pope Formosus... the disbursements, and thus of patronage. Sergius III and his party opposed(891–896), who ordained him bishop of Caere (Cerveteri) in order to remove ...
Augustus... ond century AD had only been moved and rededicated there during the time of; in essence it was a Roman temple to the Augustan Mars Ultor. The Areopag ...
Augustus... to the revival of the clean shaven face fashion of the Roman emperors fromto Trajan, which was originally introduced among the Romans by Scipio Afri ...
Jacques Diouf... future survival." The head of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO),, has warned that the controversial rise in land deals could create a form ...
James Buchanan... th century, and at age 62, was the oldest man to be elected President sincein 1856. Eisenhower was the only general to serve as President in the 20th ...
Strom Thurmond... he previous most senior Republican senator and former President Pro Temporeretired
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 ...
Gustav Lombard... rder by RFSS: All Jews must be shot. Drive the female Jews into the swamps., on receiving the order, advised his Battalion that "In future not one ma ...
Edmund P. Gaines... anization as he was the oldest township resident. He named it after General, an acquaintance of his noted for his service in the War of 1812, the Sem ...
Elvis Presley... pcorn Shrimp in 2001. He also wrote and acted the main role in a play abouttitled Him, in 1995
Benjamin Lincoln... At the 2010 census the population was 6,266. It was named for Major General, who served in the American Army during the Revolutionary War
Peter Sallis... and regularly repeated on BBC 7), starring John Moffatt (Maurice Denham andhave also played Poirot on BBC Radio 4, Mr. Denham in The Mystery of the B ...
Aristides... sea to symbolize the permanence of their alliance. The Athenian politicianwould spend the rest of his life occupied in the affairs of the alliance, ...
Trajan... val of the clean shaven face fashion of the Roman emperors from Augustus to, which was originally introduced among the Romans by Scipio Africanus. Th ...
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Edmund Rucker... a, United States. It was named for a Civil War officer, Confederate General. The post is the primary flight training base for Army Aviation and is ho ...
Ronald ColmanNamed after actor, Walken was born Ronald Walken in Astoria, Queens. His mother, Rosalie (n ...
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 ...
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Danny Kaye... to Soviet influence, de Havilland was denounced that same year (along with, Frederic March, and Edward G. Robinson) as a "swimming-pool pink" by Tim ...
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, ...
Koxinga... Kangxi Emperor, a measure intended to counter the refuge Ming government ofin Taiwan. Incoming refugees, however, did not translate into a major labo ...
Howard BakerAfterretired in 1984, Stevens sought the position of Republican (and then-Major ...
Sean Duffy... nd Judd Winick have since married, as have their roommate Rachel Campos andof the Boston cast. In the season, Trishelle Cannatella and Steven Hill co ...
Kuldip Singh Brar... n, Operation Blue Star (June 1984), the Indian Army led by the Sikh Generalforcibly entered the Harmandir Sahib (the Golden Temple) to overpower the ...
Charles II... ore the restoration of the monarchy, the Protector's Council was abolished.restored the royal Privy Council, but he, like previous Stuart monarchs, c ...
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 ...
Cliff Richard... By 1973 over 200 "covers" had been recorded of Norman's songs, including by, Jack Jones, Petula Clark, Sammy Davis, Jr., Pat Boone, The Imperials, an ...
John McColl... ince September 2011, the incumbent Lieutenant Governor has been General Sir
Philippe de Commines... racted; both parties were dead by this time, but a clergyman (named only byas Robert Stillington, Bishop of Bath and Wells), claimed to have carried ...
Plutarch... st of his life occupied in the affairs of the alliance, dying (according to) a few years later in Pontus, whilst determining what the tax of new memb ...
Book of Judges... r, son of Anath is the name of one or possibly two individuals named in the. The name occurs twice; at the first mention Shamgar is identified as a B ...
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 ...
Andrew Johnson... in the state and features call boxes built prior to the American Civil War., later president of the United States, was an apprentice tailor in Moores ...
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 ...
Lucius Cornelius Sulla... e. Kim Il-Sung was named Eternal President of the Republic after his death.appointed himself in 82 BC to an entirely new office, dictator rei publica ...
Theodore Roosevelt... "higher authority" by wire, which turns out as an all-ears U. S. President(Attorney General William Henry Moody: "They say a billionaire from Scotla ...
Petula Clark... ad been recorded of Norman's songs, including by Cliff Richard, Jack Jones,, Sammy Davis, Jr., Pat Boone, The Imperials, and The Oak Ridge Boys
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 ...
Leslie Nielsen... Hudsucker Proxy. Later the same year she played a supporting role oppositeand Fred Ward in the cop comedy film . Though both of these appearances we ...
Annie Lennox... Elliott Smith, and Neil Young's "Don't Let It Bring You Down" performed by. Produced by the film's music supervisor Chris Douridas, an abridged soun ...
T. E. Hulme... rigins of Imagism are to be found in two poems, Autumn and A City Sunset by. These were published in January 1909 by the Poets' Club in London in a b ...
Lenny Bruce... ritish audiences their first taste of extreme American stand-up comedy from. Victoria Wood launched her stand-up career in the early 1980s, which saw ...
Joseph McCarthy... und Eisenhower's relented decision to confront the controversial methods ofon his home turf in a Wisconsin appearance. Just two weeks prior to the el ...
Sir James Anderson... ng them Henry Duncan, founder of the world's first commercial savings bank,, who captained the SS Great Eastern on the Transatlantic telegraph cable ...
Göring... Heydrich. He was acting under the authority given to him by Reichsmarschallin a letter dated July 31, 1941. Göring instructed Heydrich to devise "... ...
Ifor Bach... le stands on the footings of a much older medieval castle possibly built by, a regional baron with links to Cardiff Castle also. The exterior has bec ...
Alexander the GreatAshkelon was soon rebuilt. Until the conquest of, Ashkelon's inhabitants were influenced by the dominant Persian culture. ...
Steven Soderbergh... Linus Caldwell, alongside George Clooney, Brad Pitt, and Julia Roberts, in's 2001 remake of the Rat Pack's 1960 caper film Ocean's 11; the successfu ...
John Louis... f human rights. These nominations included Alexander Haig, Chester Crocker,, and Lawrence Eagleburger, all of whom were confirmed regardless, whilst ...
Alan SugarSecondly, Amstrad founderwanted the machine to resemble a “real computer, similar to what someone w ...
Aurelian... , Constantine had reoccupied most of the long-lost province of Dacia, whichhad been forced to abandon in 271. At the time of his death, he was planni ...
Mario... minent on the Japanese game music scene. He is best known for the Zelda andthemes
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 ...
Tokugawa Ieyasu... o was the nation's first "equal" treaty with any country; which overshadows's pre-Edo period initiatives which sought to establish official relations ...
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 ...
Manmohan Singh... nistration of the affairs of the executive. The incumbent prime minister is, in office since 22 May 2004
Don YoungDue to Stevens's long tenure and that of the state's sole congressman,, Alaska was considered to have clout in national politics well beyond its ...
Edward VII... es from 1403. The office was raised to the dignity of lord mayor in 1910 by"in view of the position occupied by that city as the chief city of East A ...
Alison Elliot... until 2004 that a woman was chosen to be Moderator of the General Assembly.was also the first non-minister to be chosen since George Buchanan, four c ...
Muhammad bin QasimThe Arab generalconquered Sindh and Multan in southern Punjab in 711CE. The Pakistan gover ...
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 ...
Sir Moti Tikaram... ns. She is the younger sister of actor Ramon Tikaram and the great-niece of, who was the first Lord Chief Justice of an independent Fiji and the worl ...
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 ...
Victoria Wood... reatest Stars in the UK. She is also well known for her collaborations with, such as appearing in and co-writing with her the award-winning sitcoms V ...
Lenny Henry... Reilly's performances receiving largely negative notices. Stand up comedianwas the latest big name to play Othello. He did so on a tour at the start ...
William Howard Taft... ho did not have prior elected office were Zachary Taylor, Ulysses S. Grant,and Herbert Hoover.
James Clinton... that may be sent to harass the inhabitants on the borders of said river…" .and Christopher Tappan, both lifetime residents of the area, were sent to ...
Edgar Allan Poe... erature, and entertained the children with vivid ghost-stories and tales of
Rembrandt... ither more nor less than his other endeavors, was a manifestation of skill.'s work, now praised for its ephemeral virtues, was most admired by his co ...
Duke of Gloucester... arl Rivers, father of King Edward IV consort, Elizabeth Woodville. When thebecame King in 1483, as Richard III, both Elizabeth and her mother Alice w ...
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 ...
Zhang Xueliang, known also as The Young Marshal, was the son of Zhang Zuolin, warlord of ...
Giuseppe Caprio... des, he was not the naive idealist his critics made him out to be. Cardinal, the substitute Papal Secretary of State, said that John Paul quickly acc ...
Tony Curtis... Margret, Sophia Loren, and many more. He was also close friends with actors, Ernie Kovacs, Walter Matthau, and Kevin Spacey. He made two films with C ...
Ian Carmichael... ilms. The Boultings used the same actors in a lot of their films, including, Richard Attenborough, Terry-Thomas, Dennis Price, John Le Mesurier, Iren ...
Charles Leclerc... rn to a disaster, with the French commander and Bonaparte’s brother-in-law,, dying of yellow fever and almost his entire force destroyed by the disea ...
Howie Mandel... i and Ariella. Perlman is a distant cousin to Canadian comic/TV personality
Jon CorzineIn December 2006, Governorspeculated on moving port operations further south to allow the community ...
Clausewitz... on-trinitarian theory of warfare, which he juxtaposes to the famous work by, On Wa
Mahmoud Abbas... ustody, turning the ceremony into a rare show of defiance against President
E. Pierce Marshall... irmed her right to pursue a share of it in federal court. On June 20, 2006,died at age 67 from an "aggressive infection". His widow, Elaine T. Marsha ...
Edward MansfieldIn late 1665, Morgan commanded a ship in the old privateer's expedition sent by Sir Thomas Modyford, the governor of Jamaica. They s ...
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 ...
Mr. T... l appear as a character in the video game Mr. T, where he will team up withto fight Nazis
Ángel Sanz Briz... refugees during the Second World War, including the Hungarian Jews saved byand Giorgio Perlasca. This decree was again put to use to receive some Jew ...
James Cameron... ude the French lyrics.) She was offered the chance to compose the score for's 1997 feature film Titanic, but she declined. A 1989 recording of Enya s ...
Josip Broz Tito... term. On the other hand, presidents like Alexandre Pétion, Rafael Carrera,and François Duvalier died in office. Kim Il-Sung was named Eternal Presid ...
Tim McCoy... ding male stars, among them Ramón Novarro, William Haines, John Gilbert and. Crawford appeared in The Unknown (1927), starring Lon Chaney, Sr. who pl ...
Richard Posner... by liberals, and applauded by conservatives. However, Seventh Circuit judge, disagreed with Scalia's opinion, stating that the Second Amendment "crea ...
Tommy Douglas... ession of the 1930s. The CCF first took power in Saskatchewan under Premier, and made major inroads in British Columbia
Valentinian IIIEmperorsent three envoys, the high civilian officers Gennadius Avienus and Triget ...
Richard Attenborough... ngs used the same actors in a lot of their films, including Ian Carmichael,, Terry-Thomas, Dennis Price, John Le Mesurier, Irene Handl and Miles Mall ...
Robert BurnsDumfries was the hometown offrom 1791 until his death in 1796. The poet is now buried in St. Michael’s ...
Charlemagne... ty over much of central Italy, thus estabilishing the Papal States. In 800,was crowned emperor of the Holy Roman Empire by the Pope in Saint Peter's ...
Milton S. Eisenhower... 942 with Executive Order 9102 and officially ceased to exist June 30, 1946., then an official of the Department of Agriculture, was chosen to head th ...
EmacsBy comparison, some popular Unix text editors such as vi andprovide a significantly greater number of features than Pico, including re ...
James Galway... oyse (1912–2007). Among his many students were Trevor Wye, William Bennett,, Carol Wincenc, and Jean-Claude Gérard
Abner Doubleday... ceived a letter that (erroneously) declared baseball to be the invention of. The commission, though, was biased, as Spalding would appoint anyone to ...
Julian the Apostate... him with praise. When the last of his sons died in 361, however, his nephewwrote the satire Symposium, or the Saturnalia, which denigrated Constantin ...
Judges... them is famous as the place where many Ephraimites were slain by Jephthah (). It seems that these are the same fords mentioned as being near Beth-bar ...
Eoin O'Duffy... and later Samuel Beckett (who became a courier for the French Resistance).led a brigade of 700 Irish volunteers to fight for Franco during the Spani ...
Jan van Eyck... riel in Annunciation scenes - for example the Annunciation in Washington by
Benjamin Franklin... Guericke, Robert Boyle, Stephen Gray and C. F. du Fay. In the 18th century,conducted extensive research in electricity, selling his possessions to fu ...
Napoleon I... the little island of Saint Helena and stayed in the same building to whichwould later be exiled
Gennadius AvienusEmperor Valentinian III sent three envoys, the high civilian officersand Trigetius, as well as the Bishop of Rome Leo I, who met Attila at Minc ...
Michael Caine... rominence in 1983 for Educating Rita, performing in the title role opposite. It was a role she had created on the West End stage and it won her BAFTA ...
Pablo Picasso... tist who would become the era's most recognized and peripatetic iconoclast,, was completing a traditional academic training at which he excelled
Zachary Taylor... residency. (The other Presidents who did not have prior elected office were, Ulysses S. Grant, William Howard Taft and Herbert Hoover.
King George VI... x years after he stepped down as prime minister, elevated to the peerage byas the Viscount Bennett of Mickleham in the County of Surrey and of Calgar ...
Phocas... Scipio Africanus. This new Roman imperial fashion lasted until the reign of
Walter Matthau... many more. He was also close friends with actors Tony Curtis, Ernie Kovacs,, and Kevin Spacey. He made two films with Curtis, three films with Kovacs ...
Mick Jagger... s of 1960s celebrities and socialites including Terence Stamp, The Beatles,, Jean Shrimpton, PJ Proby, Cecil Beaton, Rudolf Nureyev, Andy Warhol and ...
Stanley HollowayA film version of the tale was released in 1937 starringas the vicar. In the film, the vicar (of Bray, County Wicklow in Ireland) ...
Eleanor Roosevelt... g member of the Coolidge administration. He also outlived both Franklin andwho died in 1945 and 1962, respectively. By the time of his death, he had ...
Sandy Alderson... Pillsbury, founder of Pillsbury Company and patriarch of Pillsbury family,(San Diego Padres), John Donahoe (eBay), Louis V. Gerstner, Jr. (IBM), Cha ...
Olympia SnoweSenators(R-ME) and Byron Dorgan (D-ND) cosponsored and spoke on behalf of an amend ...
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 ...
Martin Scorsese... 93, her recording of "Marble Halls" from Shepherd Moons was featured in thefilm, The Age of Innocence
Richard Attenborough... st marriage to Michael Attenborough, the son of British film actor/director, lasted from 1971 to 1973. Her second marriage to Geoffrey Planer lasted ...
John Kenley... all summer stock theatre operated during the 1920s, in which actors such asperformed
Thomas JeffersonIn 1803 Presidentobtained from France the Louisiana Purchase for fifteen million dollars (e ...
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 ...
Ulysses S. Grant... other Presidents who did not have prior elected office were Zachary Taylor,, William Howard Taft and Herbert Hoover.
Muhammad AliIn 1972set his training camp in Deer Lake, and it still stands today complete wit ...
Gary Merrill... her costar, Anne Baxter, and a romantic relationship with her leading man,, which led to marriage. The film's director Joseph L. Mankiewicz later re ...
Martin GardnerScience writer, and others, describe the topic of remote viewing as pseudoscience. Gardn ...
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 ...
Mike Sullivan... as a member of the Wyoming State Senate. He was later appointed by Governorto the Wyoming State Board of Equalization. Trowbridge's father, Elton Tro ...
Ruth Bader Ginsburg... on May 1, 2006. The justices unanimously decided in favor of Smith; Justicewrote the majority opinion. The decision did not give Smith a portion of h ...
Heinrich Himmler... ad reached 3,000 "Jews and Partisans". On 1 August, after a meeting between, Erich von Bach-Zelewski and Hinrich Lohse, the brigades received the fol ...
John Nance Garner... dent Franklin D. Roosevelt, as well as fellow Texans such as Vice President. He became a surrogate son to Sam Rayburn
Pierre Charles L'Enfant... a for Washington, D.C., L'Enfant Plaza (named for French-American architect). Pei's associate Araldo A. Cossutta was the lead architect for the plaza ...
Charlemagne... carried the name. Monumental Constantinian forms were used at the court ofto suggest that he was Constantine's successor and equal. Constantine acqu ...
Ronald Reagan... other Hollywood figures, including her own star-recruit to the reform camp,. Ironically, given her role in galvanizing Hollywood resistance to Soviet ...
Maurice Denham... m on BBC Radio 4 (and regularly repeated on BBC 7), starring John Moffatt (and Peter Sallis have also played Poirot on BBC Radio 4, Mr. Denham in The ...
Thomas Blood... iewed by the paying public. This was exploited two years later when Colonelattempted to steal them. Blood and his accomplices bound and gagged the Je ...
Judges... t was near Mount Hor, close by the desert of Zin. It is called "the rock" (1:36). When Amaziah took it he called it Joktheel (also spelled Jokteel (J ...
Orson Welles... ly related to each other. (The 1960 Italian film David and Goliath starringwas not one of these, since that movie was a straightforward adaptation of ...
nanoThe GNU project has a clone of Pico calledwhich has been developed because Pico's license was not a free software li ...
Ice-T... festival in Los Angeles and San Francisco with artists such as Soundgarden,, Indigo Girls, Queen Latifah, Iggy Pop, The Charlatans, The Cramps and Pu ...
William Orlando Butler... tates. Formed in 1848 from part of Barry Township, it is named for war hero
President John F. Kennedy... ll, to avoid KKK mob domination of the city. In a telephone conference with, the President informed the HRC that after the Birmingham church bombing ...
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 ...
Lord Cardigan... in the fashionable 11th Regiment of Light Dragoons. The 11th, commanded by, later involved in the Charge of the Light Brigade, had just returned fro ...
PolyperchonWhen Antipater died in 319 BC, he gave the regentship to, excluding Cassander, his son. Antigonus and the other dynasts refused to ...
Gratian... of Lucca and Cardinal Deusdedit inserted it in their collections of canons;excluded it from his Decretum, but it was soon added to it as Palea; the ...
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 ...
Dominic Lawson... and food writer Nigella Lawson, the late Thomasina Lawson, Horatia Lawson,, the former editor of The Sunday Telegraph, Tom Lawson, housemaster of Ch ...
Virgil Earp... of tuberculosis in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, November 8, 1887, at age 36.was ambushed on the streets of Tombstone on the evening of December 28, 18 ...
Septimius SeverusThe Roman Emperorwas a native of Lepcis Magna in North Africa, an originally Phoenician cit ...
Bill Kenwright... e trouble than it was worth. The assistant stage manager on the production,, would become one of the UK's most successful producers
Sir Henry Clinton... y 2,100 Loyalists, Hessians, and British regulars led by Lieutenant Generalattacked Forts Montgomery and Clinton from the landward side (which was on ...
Joseph Stalin... Another 9 million Germans from former eastern German provinces, over whichand eastern neighbour states extended military hegemony in 1945, were expe ...
Oveta Culp Hobby... . Humphrey with whom he developed his closest relationships, and one woman,. Eisenhower's cabinet, consisting of several corporate executives and one ...
Jesus... e other consequences imputed to original sin. Pelagianism views the role ofas "setting a good example" for the rest of humanity (thus counteracting A ...
Heinrich Himmler... , a member of the SS, lampooned Benn in his book Säuberung des Kunsttempels;, however, stepped in to reprimand Willrich and defended Benn on the grou ...
Ian McKellen... atford, cast black opera singer Willard White in the leading role, opposite's Iago
Nigella LawsonHis six children are journalist and TV presenter and food writer, the late Thomasina Lawson, Horatia Lawson, Dominic Lawson, the former ed ...
Cordell HullDemocratic President Roosevelt and especially his Secretary of Statewere critical of the Neutrality Acts, fearing that they would restrict the ...
Richard DeVosHigh-ranking Amway leaders such asand Dexter Yager were owners and members of the board of Gospel Films, a p ...
Harry Houdini... onan Doyle had years earlier made a similar accusation against the magician. A similar event involved Senator Claiborne Pell. Pell believed in psychi ...
Aaron Burr... da (1775) under Colonel Benedict Arnold. Samuel carried Benedict Arnold and, his Princeton classmate, off of separate battlefields. Colonel Seth Read ...
Sir James Anderson... asting connections were achieved by the ship SS Great Eastern, captained by
John Pope's... tation the following day, managed to overrun Union army commander Maj. Gen.headquarters, and not only captured Pope's full uniform, but also intercep ...
XEmacs... ble for significant contributions to the free software projects Mozilla and, and early versions of the Netscape Navigator web browser. He maintains t ...
Pierce Brosnan... er actually used it. In 1995, this machine was purchased by the Bond actor,
Yitzhak Rabin... i government. In 1994, Arafat received the Nobel Peace Prize, together withand Shimon Peres, for the negotiations at Oslo. During this time, Hamas an ...
Michele BachmannUnited States Representative(R-MN) has been mocked by commentator Keith Olbermann and Maureen Dowd for ...
Norodom Sihanouk... Vietnam after the 1954 Geneva Conference. It was a derogatory term used by, dismissing the Cambodian leftists who had been organizing pro-independen ...
Tommy Thompson... most notably becoming a leader in welfare reform under Republican Governorduring the 1990s. The state's economy also underwent further transformatio ...
William Tryon... der-in-Chief, North America General William Howe, in New York City, orderedto interrupt the flow of supplies from Connecticut that were reaching the ...
James Hetfield... l-known among fans, is Mustaine's long standing feud with Metallica membersand in particular Lars Ulrich. This feud stemmed from his ejection from th ...
Pablo PicassoIn the twentieth century,'s Guernica (1937) used arresting cubist techniques and stark monochromati ...
Plutarch... he height of the Roman Empire, famous historians such as Polybius, Livy anddocumented the rise of the Roman Republic, and the organization and histor ...
Joss Ackland... s Don Camillo, John Moffatt as the Bishop, Shaun Prendergast as Peppone andas God, and rebroadcast in July 2010 on BBC Radio 7
General William Howe... at the Emlen House, built by Quaker George Emlen in 1745. British commanderobserved the American lines from the belltower of St. Thomas' Episcopal Ch ...
Julius Caesar's... ssed that of the Aediles under the Republic, as could have been seen duringAedileship
Trevor Nunn... n too much, commenting that Olivier was "blacker than black, almost blue" .'s 1989 version filmed at Stratford, cast black opera singer Willard White ...
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 ...
William F. Buckley, Jr.... ch as Robert Robb and Matthew Continetti have used a formulation devised byto describe McCain as "conservative" but not "a conservative", meaning tha ...
George W. BushRossum, writing in 2006, beforeappointees Roberts and Alito had time to make an impact, said that Scalia ...
Crystal Eastman... s through litigation, lobbying, and community education. Founded in 1920 by, Roger Baldwin and Walter Nelles, the ACLU has over 500,000 members and h ...
Charlemagne... ). A popular, but ultimately unconfirmed, attempt tries to relate Attila to
Reinhard Heydrich... il late 1942 they were assigned to the Reich Main Security Office headed by. The brigades were now used for rear area security and policing, and, mos ...
Youssef Zulficar Pasha... relations between Egypt and Iran were upgraded to ambassadorial level, andwas appointed as Egypt's first ambassador in Tehran. In the same year, Pri ...
Archie Bunker... calia as a "homophobe". Maureen Dowd described Scalia in a 2003 column as "in a high-backed chair"
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 ...
Cassander... Antipater died in 319 BC, he gave the regentship to Polyperchon, excluding, his son. Antigonus and the other dynasts refused to recognize Polypercho ...
Francisco de Miranda... the Spanish colonies in South America (to assist the Latin American patriot) his force was instead ordered to sail for Portugal, to take part in the ...
Oliver Cromwell... her at Lincoln's Inn. The same year he married Elizabeth French, a niece of; and he also became Tuesday lecturer at St Lawrence, Jewry (where he was ...
Robert Bork... Greek philosophy, leaving it doomed to fall into moral and political decay.'s Slouching Toward Gommorah and Allan Bloom's The Closing of the American ...
John Foster Dulles... ntments. He accepted their recommendations without exception; they includedand George M. Humphrey with whom he developed his closest relationships, a ...
Edward Braddock... he French and Indian War by George Washington's defeat at Great Meadows and's embarrassment at the Monongahela River. The British response was to cre ...
Aristotle Onassis... bled, primarily through the investment undertaken by the shipping magnates,and Stavros Niarchos. The basis of the modern Greek maritime industry was ...
Themistocles... uarter. Around the same time, due to encouragement from influential speaker, the Athenians also constructed the Long Walls connecting their city to t ...
Jackie Robinson... speech caused the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC) to seek's testimony on the subject. Robinson was reluctant to testify, in part be ...
Philip St. George Cooke... t in California was scouted by Stephen Kearny's troops and later by Captain's Mormon Battalion in 1846 who were the first to take a wagon the whole w ...
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 ...
Charles Curtis... the big screen in Whispers Like Thunder, with Kingsley playing the role of, the first part-Native American to become vice-president of the United St ...
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 ...
Declan McCullaghCnet Journalistcalled "series of tubes" an "entirely reasonable" metaphor for the Interne ...
Stilicho... some scattered orthodox Vandals, among whom was the famous magister militum, the chief minister of the Emperor Honorius
Ruth Chatterton... She recalled that she had seen the same lighting technique "on the sets ofand Kay Francis, and I knew what they meant". She began to regret acceptin ...
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 ...
Dominic LawsonLawson's sonis also a climate change sceptic, taking a similar viewpoint as his father ...
Gray Davis... d on October 7, 2003, in a special recall election to replace then-Governor. Schwarzenegger was sworn in on November 17, 2003, to serve the remainder ...
Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of RichmondThe Lennox sisters were daughters of, a legitimate descendant of an illegitimate son of Charles II of England. ...
Barney Frank... ves, many liberals dislike his views. In March 2009, openly gay Congressmandescribed Scalia as a "homophobe". Maureen Dowd described Scalia in a 2003 ...
David Cronenberg... This Time?" Walken then played schoolteacher-turned-psychic Johnny Smith in's 1983 adaptation of Stephen King's The Dead Zone. That same year, Walken ...
Text editor... ools from DVK and UKNC. This led to an explosion of homebrew software, froms and databases to operating systems and games. Most BK owners expanded th ...
Claiborne Pell... sation against the magician Harry Houdini. A similar event involved Senator. Pell believed in psychic phenomena. When Randi demonstrated viewing a hi ...
state attorneys general... atory investigation under New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer and other. At issue was the practice of insurance companies' payments to brokers (k ...
Tommy Cooper... experimented by collaborating with comedians, first writing a monologue for, and later with Ronnie Barker, who played Lord Slingsby-Craddock in the L ...
Laurence OlivierUnlike Welles's film,'s Othello (1965), based on John Dexter's National Theatre Company's produ ...
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
Terence Rattigan... to stir controversy over his plays. Orton chose the name as an allusion to's "Aunt Edna", Rattigan's archetypal playgoer
Bill Withers... features songs by Newman, Bobby Darin, The Who, Free, Eels, The Guess Who,, Betty Carter, Peggy Lee, The Folk Implosion, Gomez, and Bob Dylan, as we ...
Michael Caine... Actress – Motion Picture Musical/Comedy award-winning performance oppositein Educating Rita (1983), a role she had created on the West End stage
Martin Scorsese... the producer Alan Ladd, Jr., directors Steven Spielberg, Brian DePalma, and, and screenwriters Jay Cocks, Willard Huyck, and Gloria Katz
Witold Pilecki... million people were arrested, over 20,000, including the hero of Auschwitz,, were executed or murdered in communist prisons, and 6 million Polish cit ...
George Washington... ating a war with Native Americans, which angered colonial land speculators.was given of wild land in the Ohio region for his services in the French a ...
Edward VIII... due at least in part to the constitutional crisis of that year surroundingand his relationship with Wallis Simpson
Frederick Brownell... ed to select the final design. An interim flag was designed by State Heraldfor the 27 April elections, the nation's first fully inclusive elections, ...
Jesus Christ... tells him about humankind's potential redemption from original sin through(whom Michael calls "King Messiah")
Pierre Trudeau... re winning a by-election a few weeks later. Similarly, John Turner replacedas leader of the Liberal Party in 1984 and subsequently was appointed prim ...
Geoffrey Spicer-Simson... Allied forces to gain control of the lake themselves. Under the command ofthe Royal Navy achieved the monumental task of bringing two armed motor bo ...
Deborah... el had originally been allocated to Benjamin, by the time of the prophetess, Bethel is described as being in the land of the Ephraim. Some twenty yea ...
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 ...
David Saranga... blogging press conference via Twitter about its war with Hamas, with Consulanswering live questions from a worldwide public in common text-messaging ...
Picasso... artistic subjects in Gauguin (1950) and Guernica (1950), which examined thepainting based on the 1937 bombing of the town, and presented it to the ac ...
Neil Young... s two cover versions—The Beatles' "Because" performed by Elliott Smith, and's "Don't Let It Bring You Down" performed by Annie Lennox. Produced by th ...
Martin Gardner... of FreeCell is Eight Off. In the June 1968 edition of Scientific American,described in his "Mathematical Games" column a game by C. L. Baker that is ...
Horace... ure grew steadily in the Golden Age of Latin Literature. Poets like Vergil,, Ovid and Rufus developed a rich literature, and were close friends of Au ...
John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury... age to Elizabeth Woodville. Lady Eleanor Butler (a young widow, daughter of) and Edward were alleged to have been precontracted; both parties were de ...
George W. Bush... onal friends with several prominent Republicans, including former President
Antonio José de SucreThe icons of the Ecuadorian military forces are the Marshalland Gral. Eloy Alfaro. The Military Academy "Gral. Eloy Alfaro" (c. 1838) ...
Victoria Wood... ecial, Julie Walters and Friends, which featured writing contributions fromand Alan Bennett. In 1998 she starred as the Fairy Godmother in the ITV pa ...
Frankie Howerd... ic actors with whom they had worked, including Peter Sellers, Tony Hancock,and Kenneth Williams. In May 2009 the play was seen again in London's West ...
Osbert Sitwell... ew, and commissioned original material from "names" like Arnold Bennett and. His artistic interests extended to music. While at Oxford he was introdu ...
Oliver Cromwell... In 1656 he became tutor to the son of Edmund Prideaux, attorney-general to. About 1661 he was ordained without subscription by Thomas Sydserf, a Sco ...
Jubal Early... ense of exhausted men and animals, without gaining much military advantage.referred to it as "the greatest horse stealing expedition" that only "anno ...
Henry Edward Fox... ons, including the great Whig politician, Charles James Fox and the general. Their home, Holland House, Kensington, was a social and political gather ...
Joseph Read... e, off of separate battlefields. Colonel Seth Read and his brother, Colonelowned more than half of the land in this town at the time of the American ...
Stewart Farrar... ts within Wicca and other Wiccan-influenced forms of Neopaganism. Janet anddescribe esbats as an opportunity for a "love feast, healing work, psychic ...
Richard Herriard... luded Simon of Pattishall, Ralph Foliot, Richard Barre, William de Warenne,, and Osbert Fitz Hervey, had mostly already served as justices prior to W ...
Roger Moore... eriment. The character's attempts to kill Bond (played for the last time by) all failed, and he was finally eliminated at the end of the film when me ...
Roy Jenkins... Rey secured the Community's own financial resources and in 1977, Presidentbecame the first Commission President to attend a G7 summit on behalf of t ...
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 ...
Thad Cochran... f anger that is a loss of control. He is a very controlled person." Senator, who has known McCain for decades and has battled him over earmarks, expr ...
Thucydides... ssion of rebellions, Athens exercised hegemony over the rest of the league.describes how Athens's control over the League grew
Simón Bolívar... anish vicerroyalty. Once the Gran Colombia was dissolved after the death ofin 1830, Ecuador inherited the same border disputes and had the need of cr ...
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 ...
Roman Consuls... n the public treasury, the Aerarium. They were given this power because the, who had held this power before, arbitrarily suppressed and altered the d ...
Richard III... d intermittently during his reign and those of his son Edward V and brother. Edward V disappeared, presumably murdered by Richard. Ultimately, the co ...
Jacques Villeneuve... n to keep Canada out of the war in Iraq, and that Québécois race car legendhad been paid $12 million to wear a Canadian flag on his uniform. Villeneu ...
Arthur Wellesley... onnected passenger, Lady Barbara Wellesley, the fictional younger sister of(later to become the Duke of Wellington) become dangerously attracted to e ...
John F. KennedyAfter Presidentwas assassinated in , his family and friends discussed how to construct a ...
Ice-T... e of gangsta rap, had Toddy Tee's influential Batteram mixtape in 1985, and's "Six in the Morning" in 1986 before N.W.A.'s first records, leading to ...
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 ...
Eumenes... lon. He incurred the enmity of Perdiccas, the regent, by refusing to assistto obtain possession of the provinces allotted to him, Paphlagonia and Cap ...
Phil Collins... deluxe double-disc issue in 2007, containing the original album remastered.played drums and sang backing vocals on Grace and Danger and subsequently ...
Adolf Hitler... ich Himmler was the chief architect of the plan, and the German Nazi leadertermed it "the final solution of the Jewish question"
Adolf HitlerThe Queen called"the arch-enemy of mankind". Her late-night broadcasts were eagerly awaite ...
Winston Churchill... g the war her photograph was a sign of resistance against the Germans. Like, Queen Wilhelmina broadcast messages to the Dutch people over Radio Oranj ...
Charles de GaulleIn reaction to Hallstein's proposals and actions, then-French President,, who was sceptical of the rising supranational power of the Commission, a ...
Aston Webb... h two wings (completed 1921). It was designed by Thomas Manley Dean and Siras the Royal College of Science. The First Dáil originally met in the Mans ...
Antipater... the war against Eumenes, who had joined Perdiccas against the coalition of, Antigonus, Ptolemy, Craterus, and the other generals. Eumenes was defeat ...
Paul Gauguin... pean art, including the works of three artists who would prove influential:, Vincent van Gogh, and Henri Toulouse-Lautrec—all notable for how they us ...
Rembrandt... k (1599–1641), Giacomo Cavedone (1577–1660), Peter Paul Rubens (1573–1640),van Ryn (1606–69), Salvator Rosa (1615–1673), Pier Francesco Mola (1612–16 ...
Thomas Gilbert... Isidore Duperrey "îles Gilbert", Gilbert Islands, after the British Captain, who sighted the islands in 1788. The current name, Kiribati, is an adapt ...
Pvt. Eddie Slovik... Award nomination for Best Actor in a television drama for his portrayal ofin the television film The Execution of Private Slovik. Based on an incide ...
Franco... . Before the second leg, Barcelona's players had a changing room visit from's director of state security. He "reminded" them that they were only play ...
Orson WellesShot between 1948 and 1952,directed (1952), produced as a black-and-white film noir. The film stars W ...
Gustav Stresemannwas Reichskanzler for 100 days in 1923, and served as foreign minister fro ...
Lazare Carnot... the Directory. France also lacked funds, and no longer had the services of, the war minister who had guided it to successive victories following ext ...
Jean Pelletier... es to her allegations led to the firings a few days later of Via Rail chairand president Marc LeFrançois
Peter Cheeseman... t reportedly because was having trouble working with the artistic director,. By now, his career as a writer was coming to fruition, and his acting ca ...
John Kerry... House of Representatives. The current U.S. senators from Massachusetts are(D) and Scott P. Brown (R)
Rafael Cordero SantiagoPonce's mayor for 15 years (since 1989),, died in office on the morning of January 17, 2004, after suffering three ...
Eumenes... s and Antigonus found himself entrusted with the command of the war against, who had joined Perdiccas against the coalition of Antipater, Antigonus, ...
Neal KatyalIn May 2011, U.S. Solicitor General, after a year of investigation, found Charles Fahy intentionally withheld ...
Dom Francisco de Almeida... ast Africa officially began after 1505, when flagships under the command ofconquered Kilwa, an island located in what is now southern Tanzania
John A. Logan... ral John Murray, a distinguished citizen of Waterloo, New York, and General, who helped bring attention to the event nationwide, was likely a factor ...
James II... 1687. Three months later, Josiah Child and his deputy had an audience with, and as per the ensuing discussions, a Charter was issued by the king on ...
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 ...
Ulysses S. Grant... on, the sister of John Simpson of Ohio. John Simpson was the grandfather ofwho became President of the United States. This family bond meant that man ...
Admiral of the FleetLouis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas George Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbat ...
Peter Paul Rubens... aintings by Sir Anthony van Dyck (1599–1641), Giacomo Cavedone (1577–1660),(1573–1640), Rembrandt van Ryn (1606–69), Salvator Rosa (1615–1673), Pier ...
Ephialtes... imon was ostracized and was succeeded in his influence by democrats such asand Pericles. This signaled a complete change in Athenian foreign policy, ...
Heinrich Himmler... m “Final Solution” to refer to their plan to annihilate the Jewish people.”was the chief architect of the plan, and the German Nazi leader Adolf Hitl ...
Peter Sellers... , also inhabited by other comic actors with whom they had worked, including, Tony Hancock, Frankie Howerd and Kenneth Williams. In May 2009 the play ...
Joseph StalinMeanwhile,and his Soviet Union in the 1920s and early of 1930s stood by Japan’s inva ...
Joseph McCarthy... d to late 20th century, ranging from the anti-communist crusades of Senatorin the 1950s to the radical antiwar protests at UW-Madison that culminated ...
Craterus... here he obtained the favour of Antipater, regent of Macedonia (321 BC), and
Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod... f members of the House of Lords, the Clerk of the Crown in Chancery and the
Thucydides... he works of epic poets like Homer and Hesiod, historians like Herodotus and, and dramatists such as Sophocles, Aristophanes, and Euripides
Lionel Jospin... e Dynamics and the missile division of Alenia Marconi Systems to form MBDA.'s Plural Left government initiated the privatization of Aérospatiale
CimonAn aftermath of the war was thatwas ostracised, and the relations between Athens and Sparta turned hostile ...
John Kerry... enior (Class II) member of the United States Senate, re-elected in 2008, is. The junior (Class I) senator, elected in 2010, is Scott Brown
Isaac Brock... rit of British professional commanders was illustrated by Major-General Sirin Upper Canada (Ontario) and Lieutenant-Colonel Charles de Salaberry, a F ...
John Sparrow David Thompson... succeeded prime ministers who died in office (John A. Macdonald in 1891 andin 1894), a convention that has since evolved toward the appointment of an ...
Henry Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey... es appear in Hughes's novel. Fraser uses them to make an ironic allusion to, and one of the heroes of Waterloo, who cuckolded the Duke of Wellington' ...
Adolf Hitler... s Dei. There have also been allegations that Escrivá expressed sympathy for
Arthur Hill Gilbert... ncluded, Guy Rose, Robert William Wood, Mary Denil Morgan, John Gamble, and. The Canadian Group of Seven and Tom Thomson are examples of en plein air ...
Sean Connery... k's Half Hour. By the late fifties, he regularly appeared on television: as's trainer in boxing drama Requiem for a Heavyweight (1957), with Charlie ...
Fidel Castro... isenhower administration also planned the Bay of Pigs Invasion to overthrowin Cuba, which John F. Kennedy was left to carry out.
Vyvyan Holland... ut when Hesketh Pearson wrote Oscar Wilde: His Life and Wit (1946). In 1954published his memoir Son of Oscar Wilde, which recounts the difficulties W ...
Emmet G. SullivanUS District Court Judge in Washington DC, on October 2, 2008, denied the mistrial petition of Stevens's chief coun ...
Arthur Askey... e through the twentieth century music hall circuit were Morecambe and Wise,, Ken Dodd and Max Miller, who was considered to be the quintessential mus ...
André MassénaIn 1810, a newly-enlarged French army under Marshalinvaded Portugal. British opinion both at home and in the army was negativ ...
Willebrord Snellius... sity of Leiden is famous for its many developments including Snells law (by)
Joseph Stalin... a occupant was dismissed or fell out of favor with the rulers of the state.'s favourite Dacha was in Gagra, Abkhazia. The construction of new dachas ...
Scott Brown... d in 2008, is John Kerry. The junior (Class I) senator, elected in 2010, is
Captain Atom... o editorial mandate, such as "Gregori Eilovotich Rasputin" in Firestorm and(who refers to Constantine as "an impertinent bumbler in England") and "Am ...
Baron Carrington... o lived in Cliveden, Frederick, Prince of Wales who also lived in Cliveden,who lives in Bledlow, Benjamin Disraeli who lived at Hughenden Manor and w ...
Hafez al-Assad... ing even a limited defeat on the Israelis, the status quo could be altered., the leader of Syria, had a different view. He had little interest in neg ...
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 ...
Phil Collins... n Vevey (there is a memorial statue of him along the promenade). Pop singerlives in a home overlooking the lake. Rock band Queen owned and operated M ...
Jimmy Page... solo as Beverley Kutner and had worked with artists such as Nick Drake and. Her second album with Martyn was The Road to Ruin, also released in 1970 ...
Erich Ludendorff... f the party in July 1921. On 8 November 1923, the Kampfbund, in a pact with, took over a meeting by Bavarian prime minister Gustav von Kahr at a beer ...
Han Solo... long with Nick Nolte, Walken was considered by George Lucas for the part ofin ; the part ultimately went to
Geri Halliwell... was a #2 hit in the UK for The Weather Girls in 1984 and a UK #1 remake forin 2001. Shaffer and The World's Most Dangerous Band perform the Chuck Ber ...
John F. Kennedy... unsuccessfully for the Democratic nomination in 1960, Johnson was asked byto be his running mate for the 1960 presidential election
Sun Yat-sen... 13. Luo himself was a member of the Tongmenghui, an organization founded byand was the precursor to the Kuomintang
Reinhard Heydrich... ter the Babi Yar massacre was carried out and the conference was chaired by. He was acting under the authority given to him by Reichsmarschall Göring ...
Gustav Schwarzenegger... tened Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger. His parents were the local police chief,(1907–72), and Aurelia (née Jadrny; 1922–1998). His father served in World ...
Ruud Lubbers... t with the Dutch prime minister and head of the European Community Council,, and with the European Commission president, Jacques Delors, pledging clo ...
Alexander the Great (Alexander III of Macedon)... rsian army to make it part of the Zoroastrian Achaemenid Empire. In 330 BC,invaded the land after defeating Darius III of Persia in the Battle of Gau ...
Michael Gambon... , Going Gently (1981), Ghosts (with Kenneth Branagh, Natasha Richardson and, 1987), Make and Break (with Robert Hardy, 1987), Can You Hear Me Thinkin ...
Earl Warren... ut included a small number of German and Italian enemy aliens. By February,, the Attorney General of California, had begun his efforts to persuade th ...
Reagan... 1989, Dole was presented with the Presidential Citizens Medal by President. Then, on January 17, 1997, President Clinton awarded him the Presidentia ...
Robert Burns... his army, with only £1,000 and 255 pairs of shoes having been handed over.moved to Dumfriesshire in 1788 and Dumfries itself in 1791, living there u ...
Gummo... awn Memorial Park Cemetery in Glendale, California. Chico's younger brotheris in a crypt across the hall from him
Charlie Chaplin... dimir Lenin rented a little "chalet" at the French bank, near Geneva. Actorspent his final years and passed away in Vevey (there is a memorial statue ...
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
Józef Franczak... s. Stanisław Marchewka "Ryba" was killed in 1957, and the last AK partisan,"Lalek," was killed in 1963 – almost 2 decades after World War II ended. I ...
Israel Putnam... years later during a British raid on Greenwich on February 26, 1779 General, who had stayed at Knapp's Tavern the previous night, rode away on his ho ...
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 ...
Henry A. Wallace... reeminent in the presidential campaign to elect Progressive Party candidate, who had served as Vice-President under Franklin D. Roosevelt. Wallace wa ...
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 ...
Theodosius I... nded the legions attention on several occasions. After the death of Emperor(395), the Empire was divided into an Eastern and a Western Roman Empire. ...
JesusJulius is also credited with setting' birthday on December 25th
Cimon... heir control over Cyprus, and 200 ships were sent out to counter them under, who returned from ostracism in 451 BC. He died during the blockade of Ci ...
Hans von Seeckt... onservative reactionaries who were sympathetic to right wing organizations., the head of the Reichswehr, declared that the army was not loyal to the ...
Robert F. Kennedy... Harry Truman and that Justice Byron White went skiing with Attorney General. Scalia stated that he was never alone with Cheney during the trip, the t ...
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 ...
John Peel... ed extensively on the radio in the UK, particularly by disc jockeys such as(who championed alternative music on BBC Radio 1), Richard Skinner, and . ...
Wilfred OwenAt Craiglockhart, Sassoon met, a fellow poet who would eventually exceed him in fame. It was thanks to ...
Geddy Lee... r colour. The error was not corrected on subsequent printings of the album.admitted in the 2010 documentary film that he thought bandmates Alex Lifes ...
Pope Urban VIII... uly 1623, and was buried in the Church of Sant'Ignazio. He was succeeded by
Terry Pratchett... prin died of a myocardial infarction at home in his bed on May 22, 2008,. Anovel and his reading glasses were found next to him. He was to have been ...
Drew CareyThe show's current on-air staff is led by host, announcer George Gray and a cast of four models. Bob Barker hosted the s ...
Vladimir Lenin... te ghost stories, one of which became the basis for the novel Frankenstein.rented a little "chalet" at the French bank, near Geneva. Actor Charlie Ch ...
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
Simon of Pattishall... re professional group of royal justices. Although the group, which included, Ralph Foliot, Richard Barre, William de Warenne, Richard Herriard, and O ...
Yang Hucheng... rred to Shaanxi again for suppression in 1936, where he worked with General, who used to be a general of Northwestern China Army and a favorite of Fe ...
Bob Dole... member of the ACLU"). In 1996, President Bill Clinton seized upon opponent's promise to take America back to a simpler time, promising in contrast t ...
Philip C. Wehle... ilitary District of Washington during those funerals was Army Major Generaland the riderless horse was Black Jack, who also served in that role durin ...
Xenophon... be traced back to the Socratic political philosophers, Plato (427–347 BC),(c. 430–354 BC), and Aristotle ("The Father of Political Science") (384–32 ...
Hannibalwas a faithful worshiper of Melqart: the Roman historian Livy records 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 ...
Yahya Khan... economic downfall and internal instability. Ayub Khan's successor, General(President from 1969 to 1971), had to deal with a devastating cyclone whic ...
Pablo Picasso... Paris, on May 18, 1917, that was conceived by Jean Cocteau, with design by, choreography by Leonid Massine, and music by Eric Satie. The extra-music ...
Richard Burton... he first known Westerners to find the lake were the Great British explorersand John Speke, in 1858. They located it while searching for the source of ...
Zhang QianEven before Han's expansion into Central Asia, diplomat's travels from 139 to 125 BCE had established Chinese contacts with many ...
Victoria WoodWalters first received notice as the occasional partner of comedienne, whom she had briefly met in Manchester. The two first worked together in ...
Charles Ricketts... ther close friends, Robert Sherard, Robert Ross, his literary executor; andvariously published biographies, reminiscences or correspondence. The firs ...
Mike Hancock... House of Commons by, respectively, a Liberal Democrat Member of Parliament,, and a Conservative MP, Penny Mordaunt
Augusto Pinochet... the organisation supported radical right-wing governments, such as those ofand Alberto Fujimori of Peru during the 1990s. Both Pinochet's and Fujimor ...
George Lucas... at costarred Margot Kidder. Along with Nick Nolte, Walken was considered byfor the part of Han Solo in ; the part ultimately went to
Ralph Foliot... of royal justices. Although the group, which included Simon of Pattishall,, Richard Barre, William de Warenne, Richard Herriard, and Osbert Fitz Her ...
Terry Nichols... . The Oklahoma City bombing of April 19, 1995, in which Timothy McVeigh anddetonated an explosive outside of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, k ...
Julius CaesarIn 44 BCadded two plebeian aediles, called Cereales, whose special duty was the ca ...
Eliot Spitzer... Willis, fell under regulatory investigation under New York Attorney Generaland other state attorneys general. At issue was the practice of insurance ...
Jonathan Pryce... assoon's life, and was made into a film starring James Wilby as Sassoon andas W. H. R. Rivers, the psychiatrist responsible for Sassoon's treatment. ...
PericlesIn 454 BC, the Athenian generalmoved the Delian League's treasury from Delos to Athens, allegedly to keep ...
Ammianus Marcellinus... that the Delphic Pythia sent a lord of Croton to be cured of a chest wound.(XXII.8) attributes the healing to waters (aquae) on the island
Charles Hanbury WilliamsSir, the British ambassador to Russia, offered Stanisław Poniatowski a place ...
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 ...
Tommy Cooper... fessional entertainment. Eric Sykes, Peter Sellers and the other Goons, andall began their careers this way. The rise of the postwar comedians coinci ...
Geddy LeeAll songs written by Alex Lifeson,and Neil Peart, except where noted
Emacs... and XEmacs text editors (which this article will refer to collectively as ""). It is used for implementing most of the editing functionality built in ...
Hannibal... t Ba‘l "Lord" as a name-element in Carthaginian names such as Hasdrubal andalmost certainly does not refer to Melqart but either to Ba`al Hammon, chi ...
Richard Nixon... the 1968 New Hampshire primary, he ended his bid for reelection. Republicanwas elected to succeed him. Historians argue that his presidency marked th ...
Dan DiDio... , I don't want it back under those kinds of terms." DC Comics co-publishersand Jim Lee responded, "DC Comics would only revisit these iconic characte ...
Alex LifesonAll songs written by, Geddy Lee and Neil Peart, except where noted
Michael Schumacher... Mercury stands on the northern shore of the lake. Current Formula 1 driverlives with his family in a home overlooking the lake
Chaim HerzogAccording to
Emma Bunton... ice World, Hercule Poirot (Hugh Laurie) is about to blame a weapons-packing, but after she flashes him an innocent smile, Poirot instead accuses an i ...
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 ...
Thomas J. Jackson... w commanding the armed forces of Virginia, ordered him to report to Colonelat Harper's Ferry. Jackson chose to ignore Stuart's infantry designation a ...
George MacDonald FraserSir Harry Paget Flashman VC KCB KCIE is a fictional character created by(1925–2008), but based on the character "Flashman" in Tom Brown's Schoolda ...
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 ...
Bill Clinton... pelessly liberal ("a card-carrying member of the ACLU"). In 1996, Presidentseized upon opponent Bob Dole's promise to take America back to a simpler ...
Glenn Beck... adio hosts, including national figures such as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity,, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and Michael Sav ...
David Durenberger... e first since Senator Harrison A. Williams (D-NJ) in 1981 (although Senator(R-MN) pled guilty to a felony more recently, in 1995). Stevens faced a ma ...
Chester A. Arthur... ng newspapers, and their numbers included five future U.S. presidents, fromto Theodore Roosevelt. Thirteen Clubs had various imitators, but they all ...
Neil PeartAll songs written by Alex Lifeson, Geddy Lee and, except where noted
John Paul Stevens... f law students ... Students now put 'Federalist Society' on their resumes.", who served throughout Scalia's tenure until his 2010 retirement; says of ...
Timothy McVeigh... in American history. The Oklahoma City bombing of April 19, 1995, in whichand Terry Nichols detonated an explosive outside of the Alfred P. Murrah F ...
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 ...
John Kerry... ently represented in the United States Senate by senior Senator, (Democrat)and junior senator Republican Scott Brown
Burgess Meredith... was one of the first episodes written for The Twilight Zone. It introducedto the series; he went on to star in three more episodes, being introduced ...
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
Jefferson Davis... April 26 to mid-June. By 1916, the June 3 birthday of Confederate Presidentwas observed as a state holiday in 10 southern states. Across the South, a ...
Peter Sellers... time concert parties and moved into professional entertainment. Eric Sykes,and the other Goons, and Tommy Cooper all began their careers this way. Th ...
Robert Morley... h Poirot investigating the murders while evading the attempts by Hastings () and the police to get him out of England and back to Belgium
The A-Team... other releases of various other Universal series, such as Magnum, P.I. and). Quantum Leap: The Complete Third Season and Quantum Leap: The Complete ...
Zheng Xiaoxu... act as the head of state for Manchuria. One of his faithful companions was, a Qing reformist and loyalist
Dick Cheney... won his second-largest victory, with 69% of the vote. Former Vice Presidentis a Wyoming resident and represented the state in Congress from 1979 to 1 ...
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 ...
XEmacs... isp is a dialect of the Lisp programming language used by the GNU Emacs andtext editors (which this article will refer to collectively as "Emacs"). I ...
Alex LifesonGeddy Lee admitted in the 2010 documentary film that he thought bandmates, Neil Peart and he were "pretty high" during the making of Caress of Stee ...
Gerald Durrell... tos and the lifespan dates of Peter Cook and of British naturalist/humorist
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 ...
David Wooster... tal Army supply depots in Danbury on April 22, 1777. American Major General(1710–1777), who was born in Stratford
Bill Scott... ted television series, where she worked with her Rocky & Bullwinkle co-starfor the final time until his death in 1985
George Gavan Duffy... tment of Arthur Griffith, Michael Collins, Robert Barton, Eamonn Duggan andas envoys plenipotentiary for the peace conference in England. Of the five ...
Susumu Shibata... a fundamental role in the bilateral relations between the two governments".is the ambassador of Japan to Angola
Valens... this time, the Hasdingi had already been Christianized. During the Emperor's reign (364–78) the Vandals accepted, much like the Goths earlier, Arian ...
Michael Dukakis... ticularly the conservative media. Similarly, George H.W. Bush characterizedas weak on crime (the Willie Horton ad) and hopelessly liberal ("a card-ca ...
Harrison A. Williams... ator to be convicted by a jury in U.S. history, and the first since Senator(D-NJ) in 1981 (although Senator David Durenberger (R-MN) pled guilty to a ...
Martin Scorsese... III, and starred alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in Shutter Island, directed by. He appeared in Scorsese's next film, Hugo, and has signed up to appear i ...
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 ...
John Travolta... ene with Miles Davis in the Bill Murray film Scrooged and as a passenger in's taxicab in Look Who's Talking Too. In addition, Shaffer lent his voice ...
Hugh LaurieIn the movie Spice World, Hercule Poirot () is about to blame a weapons-packing Emma Bunton, but after she flashes h ...
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
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 ...
Wyatt Earp... us government jobs and died in Tucson of natural causes at age 67, in 1912., the last survivor of the fight, traveled across the western frontier for ...
George Clinton... y rising 100 feet (30 m) above the river. The fort was commanded by General, who was the newly appointed governor of the state. Fort Montgomery and i ...
Jesus... , is a Christian sacrament or ordinance. It is reenacted in accordance with' instruction at the Last Supper as recorded in several books of the New T ...
George W. BushIn 2007, Presidentappointed Dole as a co-chair of the commission to investigate problems at ...
Lysimachus... r of the city, Seleucus fled to Ptolemy and entered into a league with him,and Cassander (315 BC) against Antigonus. In 314 BC Antigonus invaded Phoe ...
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 ...
Howard DeanIn the 2004 US presidential campaign,defined John Kerry as a "flip-flopper," which was widely reported and repe ...
Edgar DewdneyRegina was established in 1882 when it became clear that, the lieutenant-governor of the North-West Territories, eschewed the prev ...
Heinrich Himmler... s of thousands had already been killed by death squads and in mass pogroms.'s speech at the Posen Conference of October 6, 1943, for the first time, ...
Hugh Bardulf... r did appoint the two escheators, or guardians of the amounts due, who werein the north of England and William of Sainte-Mère-Eglise in the south. Hi ...
Michael Palin... peril of being closed. It starred Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline and. The dedication displays photos and the lifespan dates of Peter Cook and ...
John KerryIn the 2004 US presidential campaign, Howard Dean definedas a "flip-flopper," which was widely reported and repeated by the media, ...
Jamil Mahuad... ate a default on external loans later that year. In January 2000, Presidentannounced a policy to adopt the U.S. dollar as the official currency of Ec ...
Arthur Conan Doyle... ing us by not admitting it." The famous author and believer in spiritualismhad years earlier made a similar accusation against the magician Harry Hou ...
Gunnar Jarring... nwar Sadat. In 1971, Sadat, in response to an initiative by UN intermediary, declared that if Israel committed itself to "withdrawal of its armed for ...
Rupprecht, Crown Prince of Bavaria... conveyed. An attempt supported by a wide coalition of parties, to establish, as a Staatskommisar with dictatorial powers in 1932 to counter the Nazis ...
Eric Sykes... wise) in wartime concert parties and moved into professional entertainment., Peter Sellers and the other Goons, and Tommy Cooper all began their care ...
Lon Nol... alindromic names are: Hannah, Maham, Ada, Anna, Bob, Eve, Otto, and Renner.(1913–1985) was Prime Minister of Cambodia. Nisio Isin is a Japanese novel ...
Varro... ure in general; that is, he was the first man of letters to write in Latin., Cicero, and Horace, all men of letters during the subsequent Classical L ...
Charles W. Engelhard, Jr.... ly very different. The likely model for Goldfinger was American gold tycoon, who Fleming had met in 1949. Englehard had established a company, the Pr ...
Ken Dodd... twentieth century music hall circuit were Morecambe and Wise, Arthur Askey,and Max Miller, who was considered to be the quintessential music-hall com ...
Richard Burton... t University College, Oxford, for six months. There he met his contemporary, and together they joined the RAF in 1944. He completed his navigator tra ...
Neal Boortz... including national figures such as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck,, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and Michael Savage, as well ...
Jay Van AndelAmway co-founder,(in 1980), and later his son Steve Van Andel (in 2001) were elected by the ...
Scott Brown... nate by senior Senator, (Democrat) John Kerry and junior senator Republican
Vyacheslav MolotovSovetsk is the birthplace of
John F. Kennedy... o planned the Bay of Pigs Invasion to overthrow Fidel Castro in Cuba, whichwas left to carry out.
Howard Hughes... other rich men of the time, among them Harold McCormick, Samuel Insull and, into Kane). Hearst used all his resources and influence in an unsuccessf ...
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 ...
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 ...
Theodore Roosevelt... eir numbers included five future U.S. presidents, from Chester A. Arthur to. Thirteen Clubs had various imitators, but they all gradually faded from ...
Martin Scorsese... so appeared in smaller supporting roles in Graham Chapman's Yellowbeard and's After Hours
Douglas MacArthurJayu (Freedom) Park- The statue of General,, as well as a memorial to the centennial anniversary of U.S. and Korea re ...
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 ...
Trajan... being the conquest of Britain, begun by emperor Claudius (47), and emperor's conquest of Dacia (101-102, 105-106). In the 1st and 2nd century, Roman ...
Martin Scorsese... played an undercover mobster working for the Massachusetts State Police in's The Departed, a remake of the Hong Kong police thriller Infernal Affair ...
Zheng Xiaoxu... at Manchurian Empire, sometimes termed Manchutikuo (Pinyin: Mǎnzhōu Dìguó).served as Manchukuo's first prime minister until 1935, when Zhang Jinghui ...
Gamal Abdel NasserPresidentof Egypt died in September 1970 and was succeeded by Anwar Sadat. In 1971, ...
Burgess Meredith... ation in the rubble of a ruined world" and tells of Henry Bemis , played by, who loves books, yet is surrounded by those who would prevent him from r ...
Constans... dria, at a synod held in Antioch in 341, they resolved to send delegates to, Emperor of the West, and also to Julius, setting forth the grounds on wh ...
George Formby... kiffle and American rock'n'roll. Acquiring an old ukulele and a copy of TheMethod, he played his first chord. He later recalled, "I was thunderstruck ...
Frederick Brownell... nal design was adopted on 15 March 1994, derived from a design developed by, who had also designed the Flag of Namibia. The proclamation of the new n ...
Michael Gambon... of his own. Using a stock company that included established performers like, Polly Adams and Simon Cadell. The three plays became four, and were: Ton ...
Dick CheneyVice President, former president Clinton, Oklahoma Governor Brad Henry, Frank Keating, G ...
Pompey... rful men in Rome: Marcus Licinius Crassus, his sponsor, and Crassus' rival,. The First Triumvirate ("three men"), had satisfied the interests of thes ...
Bill Clinton... ter the final episode of his season aired), he was lauded by then-President. Zamora’s friend and roommate during the show, Judd Winick, went on to be ...
Pope John XXIIIOn 15 December 1958, Luciani was appointed Bishop of Vittorio Veneto by. He received his episcopal consecration on the following 27 December from ...
Jesus... atter Day Saint movement, its founder Joseph Smith, Jr. taught that just aswas coeternal with God the Father, "Man was also in the beginning with God ...
Tom Selleck... McKellen. In 1984, Seymour appeared nude in the film Lassiter, co-starring, but the film was a box office flop. In 1987, Seymour was the subject of ...
David Cuthbert Thomas... f the reasons for his violent anti-war feeling was the death of his friend,(called "Dick Tiltwood" in the Sherston trilogy). He would spend years try ...
Gratian... t after suffering many hardships. Valens (of the Eastern Empire) then asked, the western emperor, for reinforcements to fight the Goths. Gratian sent ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... ing for Northcutt Ely, Stevens volunteered for the presidential campaign of, writing position papers for the campaign on western water law and lands. ...
William (now Lord) Rees-Mogg... cle appeared in The Times, written by its traditionally conservative editor, but the Rolling Stones continued to face legal battles for the next deca ...
Eumenes II of Pergamon... mies, and again by the Macedonians. In 170 BC the Roman armies and those ofbesieged and sacked it
Coen brothers... een, but removed the sequence as he believed it to be too whimsical—"like amovie"—and therefore inappropriate for the tone he was trying to set. The ...
Clint Eastwood... ayed South Africa national rugby union team captain François Pienaar in the-directed film Invictus, which is based on the 2008 John Carlin book Playi ...
Shmuel GonenOn October 7, David Elazar visited, commander of the Israeli Southern front—who had only taken the position ...
Wells SpicerWyatt and Holliday were arrested and brought before Justice of the Peace. Morgan and Virgil were still recovering at home. All four were required ...
Nerva... time. The work arose, he says, from a conversation he had with the emperorat Frontinus's house at Formiae. He promises a work on Naval Tactics also; ...
Joseph Smith, Jr.... of Mormonism. In 1833, early in the Latter Day Saint movement, its foundertaught that just as Jesus was coeternal with God the Father, "Man was also ...
Sonia Sotomayor... ative effect. McCain also voted against Obama's Supreme Court nomination of– saying that while undeniably qualified, "I do not believe that she share ...
Paul Scofield... as Othello, although the role continued to be played by such performers asat the Royal National Theatre in 1980, Anthony Hopkins in the BBC Shakespe ...
General William Sherman's... r, the Confederacy commandeered the iron works for production of munitions.Union Army soldiers destroyed the Tellico Iron Works. Sherman pardoned Eli ...
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 ...
E. H. Shepard... publication of The Tao of Pooh. Both books feature the original drawing of. The Te of Piglet details Piglet's exemplification of the Taoist concept ...
Donald Sutherland... s as Tiresias, Richard Johnson as Creon, Roger Livesey as the Shepherd, andas the Leading Member of the Chorus. Sutherland's voice, however, was dubb ...
Edward VIII... married Edward "Fruity" Metcalfe, the best friend, best man and equerry of. Mosley exercised a strange fascination for the Curzon women: Irene had a ...
Charlton Heston's... al warfare and only a handful of humans and a cult of mutants remain alive.character is a scientist who is being targeted by the mutants who wish to ...
Bob NewhartOther notable comics from this era include Woody Allen, Shelley Berman and. Some African-American comedians such as Redd Foxx, George Kirby, Bill Co ...
Charles II of England... e Edward Morgan was Lieutenant-Governor of Jamaica after the Restoration ofin 1660. Henry Morgan married his uncle's daughter Mary, a cousin. Morgan ...
Richomeres... eneral Frigeridus with reinforcements, as well as the leader of his guards,. For the next two years preceding the battle of Adrianople there were a s ...
Steven Spielberg... d to the youngest daughter, Carol Anne. The original film was co-written by. The Poltergeist films collected a total of approximately $132 million in ...
Arrian... the Prince de Ligne — were unanimous in thinking Aelian greatly inferior to, but Aelian exercised a great influence both on his immediate successors, ...
Kevin Dunion... ted in February 2011. The current Rector of the University of St Andrews isOBE the first and current Scottish Information Commissioner
Wernher von Braun... GMC). Central to this was a group of German scientists and engineers led bythat had originally been brought to America by Colonel Holger Toftoy under ...
George VancouverIn 1793named Point Adolphus (today a well-known humpback whale feeding area) afte ...
Aldo Leopold... ctices which prevented many other species from becoming extinct. Naturalistpaid tribute to the vanished species in an observance held at Wyalusing St ...
General Grievous... ddition to a brief appearance as Orn Free Taa, Wood plays the voice-role of, a role originated by voice-actors John DiMaggio and Richard McGonagle in ...
George Wallace... iot Act. The ACLU has supported conservative figures such as Rush Limbaugh,, Henry Ford, and Oliver North; and it has supported liberal figures such ...
Oliver StoneAdditionally, Lemmon and Matthau had small parts in's 1991 film, JFK (the only film in which both appeared without sharing sc ...
Ariel Sharon... nt—who had only taken the position three months before at the retirement of—and met with Israeli commanders. The Israelis planned a cautious countera ...
Charles XIV John... mself with the liberal opposition critical of the conservative rule of King
Walter Mondale... , and Dole was chosen. Dole stated during the Vice Presidential debate with, "I figured it up the other day: If we added up the killed and wounded in ...
John McCain... won nine of these eleven states (for 222 electoral votes), with Republicantaking a combined 49 electoral votes from Texas and Georgia
Sean ConneryIn 1964, Goldfinger became the third entry in the James Bond film series.returned as Bond, while German actor Gert Fröbe played Auric Goldfinger. T ...
Christopher Myngs... cousin. Morgan was reportedly the "Captain Morgan" who joined the fleet ofin 1663. He was part of the expedition of John Morris and Jackmann when th ...
George Armstrong Custer... United States Supreme Court on several occasions. However, in 1874, Colonelled an expedition into the Hills and announced the discovery of gold on Fr ...
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 ...
Plutarch... orem occurred five centuries after his death, in the writings of Cicero and
Captain Blood... ere never linked romantically. The eight films in which they co-starred are(1935), The Charge of the Light Brigade (1936), The Adventures of Robin Ho ...
Lysimachos of Thrace... sacked: by the Triballi in 376 BC, Philip II of Macedon in 350 BC; later by, the Seleucids, the Ptolemies, and again by the Macedonians. In 170 BC th ...
Parmenion... He sent an advance force into Asia Minor under the command of his generalsand Attalus to "liberate" the Greeks living under Persian control. After t ...
Lodewijk Elzevir... printer Christoffel Plantijn lived there at one time. One of his pupils was(1547–1617), who established the largest bookshop and printing works in Le ...
Chen Tang... s rival claimant to the throne, Zhizhi Chanyu (r. 56–36 BCE), was killed byand Gan Yanshou (甘延壽/甘延寿) at the Battle of Zhizhi, in modern Taraz, Kazakh ...
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 ...
Valens... man Empire. Hoping that they would become farmers and soldiers, the emperorallowed them to establish themselves in the Empire as allies (foederati). ...
Ermolao Barbaro... mmentators (see Averroes, Avicenna) on Aristotle in a famous long letter toin 1485. It was always Pico’s aim to reconcile the schools of Plato and Ar ...
Junius Rusticus... d Eusebius (HE IV 16.7-8). Justin was tried together with six companions bywho was urban prefect from 163-167, and was beheaded, probably in 165. The ...
Charlie Chaplin... ere he used to recuperate with his leg elevated while watching the films ofand others. After the war, Renoir followed his father's suggestion and tri ...
Narses... ), which brings the history to 552/553, when a Roman army led by the eunuchfinally destroyed the Ostrogothic kingdom. This eighth book covers campaig ...
George McGovern... e Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs Dole joined liberal Senatorto lower eligibility requirements for federal food stamps, a liberal goal ...
W.H.F. "Rooney" Lee... ee, and Col. John R. Chambliss, the latter replacing the wounded Brig. Gen.) between the Union army and Washington, moving north through Rockville to ...
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 ...
Winston Churchill... provided valuable preparation for handling the challenging personalities of, George S. Patton, George Marshall and General Montgomery during World Wa ...
Seleucus... seized the treasures at Susa and entered Babylon. The governor of the city,fled to Ptolemy and entered into a league with him, Lysimachus and Cassand ...
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 ...
Frank Gehry... a museum for contemporary art and design, housed in a building designed by, has been open to the public since May 2005. Its exhibits change regularl ...
Gerald Ford... Dole ran unsuccessfully for Vice President on a ticket headed by President. Incumbent Vice President Nelson Rockefeller had withdrawn from considera ...
Anthony Hopkins... by such performers as Paul Scofield at the Royal National Theatre in 1980,in the BBC Shakespeare television production on videotape. (1981), and Mic ...
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 ...
George W. BushPresidentmade note of the anniversary in a written statement, part of which echoed ...
Morgan Freeman... g the Enemy: Nelson Mandela and the Game That Changed a Nation and featuresas Nelson Mandela. Invictus earned Damon an Academy Award nomination for B ...
Richard Aldington... da Doolittle (who had started signing her work H.D.) and her future husband. These two were interested in exploring Greek poetic models, especially S ...
SaladinIn 1187took Ashkelon as part of his conquest of the Crusader States following the ...
Frank Kelly Freas... Skeeve and Aahz, with the book Another Fine Myth. Originally illustrated by, and later by Phil Foglio, the highly pun-driven books follow a "demon" m ...
Ronald ReaganIn 1988, Congress passed and Presidentsigned legislation which apologized for the internment on behalf of the U. ...
Steven Spielberg... the original film in the trilogy, directed by Tobe Hooper and co-written byand released on June 4, 1982. The story focuses on the Freeling family, wh ...
Richard Nixon(1913-1994) was the 37th President of the United States
Amos T. Akerman... el Webster. Cabinet members of American presidents include Attorney General, Secretary of Defense James V. Forrestal, Secretary of Labor Robert Reich ...
Eric Clapton... covers of religious songs by Norman Greenbaum, Paul Simon, George Harrison,, The Beatles, Randy Newman, Leon Russell, Jackson Browne, and the Rolling ...
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 ...
Julius Caesar... risis and social unrest. Into this turbulent scenario emerged the figure of. Caesar reconciled the two more powerful men in Rome: Marcus Licinius Cra ...
Geoffrey Fitz Peter... his relations with other officers, Walter worked closely with the justiciar, on the collection of taxation, and both men went to Wales in 1203 on a d ...
Harriet MonroeWhenstarted her Poetry magazine in 1911, she had asked Pound to act as foreign ...
Simon Mann... would open the country's mineral wealth to the plotters. British aristocrat, a former officer in the Special Air Service, led the plot, which also in ...
Myronides... them to return home via the Megarid. Two months later, the Athenians underinvaded Boeotia, and winning the Battle of Oenophyta gained control of the ...
Hamilcar... ld Hannibal he had been sent by supreme deity, Melqart, to guide the son ofto Italy. “Follow me,” said the ghostly visitor, “and see that that thou l ...
John Kerry... Barney Frank. The state's senior (Class II) Senator, re-elected in 2008, is. The other Senator is Scott Brown, elected in 2010. Westport is patrolled ...
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 ...
Ngô Đình Diệm... d Prime Minister of North Vietnam, which would be run as a socialist state., who was previously appointed Prime Minister of South Vietnam by Emperor ...
the Queen... her ministers in cabinet, is appointed by the governor general on behalf of. However, by the conventions of responsible government, designed to maint ...
Walter Krueger... ifornia and Texas. In June 1941, he was appointed Chief of Staff to General, Commander of the 3rd Army, at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas. He ...
Virgil Earp... from the scene by Wesley Fuller. Even if Tom wasn't armed with a revolver,testified Tom attempted to grab a rifle from the scabbard on the horse in ...
Barney Frank... part of Massachusetts's 4th congressional district, which is represented by. The state's senior (Class II) Senator, re-elected in 2008, is John Kerry ...
President of the Supreme Court... ed Supreme Court of the United Kingdom, the most senior judge is called the. The Lord President of the Court of Session is head of the judiciary in S ...
Henry Hudson... Lenape in canoes, the Native American people who long inhabited that area.later extensively explored that region in 1609 and claimed it for the Dutc ...
Bill Cosby... b Newhart. Some African-American comedians such as Redd Foxx, George Kirby,and Dick Gregory began to cross over to white audiences during this time
Jawaharlal Nehru... a the Hun's military prowess, according to the Glimpses of World History by
John Kerry... etts is currently represented in the United States Senate by senior Senatorand junior Senator Scott Brow
Charlemagne... s, later the Eastern Roman emperors, and finally the Western Roman emperor,and his successors, the Catholic Holy Roman Emperors
Malcolm MacDonald... in Palestine. On 23 February 1939 the Secretary of State for the Colonies,revealed the British intention to cancel the mandate and establish a state ...
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 ...
Judson Kilpatrick... n the city of Baltimore. The head of Stuart's column encountered Brig. Gen.'s cavalry as it passed through Hanover and scattered it on June 30; the B ...
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 ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... rnher von Braun was MSFC's initial Director. On September 8, U.S. Presidentformally dedicated the MSFC
Paul von Hindenburg... lternatives to this policy during the Great Depression is an open question.became Reichspräsident in 1925
Hume Cronyn... s Ruth in Marvin's Room (1996), co-starring Meryl Streep, Diane Keaton, and. In 1999, Verdon served as artistic consultant on a plotless Broadway mus ...
Henry H. ArnoldAt the end of May 1942, Eisenhower accompanied Lt. Gen., commanding general of the Army Air Forces, to London to assess the effec ...
Antoninus Pius# The First Apology addressed to, his sons, and the Roman Senat
Robert Reich... mos T. Akerman, Secretary of Defense James V. Forrestal, Secretary of Labor, former Secretary of the Treasury Henry Paulson, and the current Secretar ...
Porfirio DíazDuring the regime offrom the 1800s to the 1900s, major economic changes occurred. These change ...
JesusAccording to the canonical gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke;spent 40 days fasting in the desert before the beginning of his public mi ...
Lord Kitchener... ifference of opinion with the British military Commander-in-Chief in India,, regarding the status of the military member of the council in India, led ...
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 ...
pall... iption using flag terminology), the South African flag is described as "perfesswise gules, sable and azure, a fesswise pall vert fimbriated argent, O ...
Peter Molyneux... annual 'Game Gods' feature, alongside such notables as Roberta Williams and
Caracalla... b of Achilles at Achilleion while passing Troy. In AD 216 the Roman Emperor, while on his way to war against Parthia, emulated Alexander by holding g ...
George W. Bush... at least one 'rapid reaction' battalion. When Kabila visited U.S. Presidentin Washington D.C., he also asked the U.S. Government to train a battalion ...
Eisenhower... eventually assumed control of South Vietnam. In the words of U.S. President
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, ...
Leonard T. Gerow... ge of Pacific Defenses under the Chief of War Plans Division (WPD), General, and then succeeded Gerow as Chief of the War Plans Division. Then he was ...
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
Mel Gibson... at Red Sox first baseman Kevin Youkilis is Jewish, delivered a criticism of's antisemitic comments. As an ice hockey fan, Leary hosted the National H ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... help pass measures favored by the Democrats. Johnson, Rayburn and Presidentworked smoothly together in passing Eisenhower's domestic and foreign agen ...
Belisarius... ining books cover the Gothic War (Latin De Bello Gothico), the campaigns byand others to recapture Italy, then under the rule of the Ostrogoths. This ...
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 ...
Pliny the Elder... via comes from the Latin for "sea mew", as used by ancient Roman naturalist
Randy Weaver... ana Freemen standoff in 1996, the government's $3.1 million settlement withand his surviving children four months after the bombing, and April 2000 s ...
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 ...
Stompin' Tom Connors... uck, Lennie Gallant and Two Hours Traffic. The celebrated singer-songwriterspent his formative years in Skinners Pond. A March 4/4 for bagpipes was c ...
Clint Eastwood... was nominated again for Best Supporting Actor for his performance oppositein the 1974 film Thunderbolt and Lightfoot. In 1976, he starred as the pro ...
Bernard Lens II... of which up to eight of the twelve were by Sir John Baptist Medina, one by, and perhaps up to four (including Books I and XII, perhaps the most memo ...
Karl Bendetsen... tem from racial prejudice rather than evidence of actual malfeasance. Majorand Lieutenant General John L. DeWitt, head of the Western Command, each q ...
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 ...
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
John Kerry... sachusetts is currently represented in the United States Senate by Senatorsand Scott Brown
Narses... efensive, and in 548, Justinian relieved him in favor of the eunuch general, of whom he was more trustful
Marcus Licinius Crassus... gure of Julius Caesar. Caesar reconciled the two more powerful men in Rome:, his sponsor, and Crassus' rival, Pompey. The First Triumvirate ("three m ...
Abel Ferrara... mpire flick The Addiction, which was his second collaboration with directorand writer Nicholas St. John. He also appeared in Nick of Time, which also ...
Mark Thatcher... bers of the South African Army 32 Battalion. Financial backers included Sir, son of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and possibly the ...
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 ...
Abe Fortas... held Johnson. Stevenson went to court, but—with timely help from his friend—Johnson prevailed. Johnson was elected senator in November and went to Wa ...
Neil Finn... eep lyrically and get to some root emotion down there.” Explains Collins, “[of Crowded House] once said, ‘A great producer is someone whom you admire ...
Field Marshal Montgomery... beret suppliers to the armed forces during World War II, including famously
DeWitt Clinton... sus, the population was 75,382. It is named after early American politician. The county seat is St. Johns
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 ...
Richard NixonAfter US Presidentmade his famous 1972 visit to China, a wave of exchanges took place betwee ...
William F. Knowland... wever, Stevens was favored by Attorney General Herbert Brownell, by Senatorof California, and by the Republican National Committee, (Alaska itself ha ...
François Darlan... Tunisia, and intending to facilitate that objective, he gave his support toas High Commissioner in North Africa, despite Darlan's fascist leanings. T ...
Stan Sakai... , Jeff Smith, Trina Robbins & Steve Leialoha, Gary Gianni, Janine Johnston,, Michael Kaluta, Moebius, Rebecca Guay, Geoff Darrow, Brian Froud and Cha ...
Emlyn Williams... Academy Award, and instead made The Corn Is Green (1945) based on a play by. Davis played Miss Moffat, an English teacher who saves a young Welsh min ...
Arrian... ut Darius was still outflanked, defeated, and forced to flee. It is told bythat at the Battle of Issus the moment the Persian left went to pieces und ...
Benjamin Franklin's... y. This was the two-fluid theory of electricity, which was to be opposed byone-fluid theory later in the century
Gustave Doré... e of the most notable illustrators of Paradise Lost included William Blake,and Henry Fuseli (1799); however, the epic's illustrators also include, am ...
Ernest McFarland... 51, Johnson was chosen as Senate Majority Whip under a new Majority Leader,of Arizona, and served from 1951 to 1953
Jomo Kenyatta... te by the Kenya African National Union (KANU), a Kikuyu-Luo alliance led byduring 1963 to 1978
Aurelian... ttacked the Romans in the lower Danube area. In about 271 the Roman Emperorwas obliged to protect the middle course of the Danube against them. They ...
J.E.B. Stuart... Union cavalry under Judson Kilpatrick encountered Confederate cavalry underand a sharp fight ensued in the town and in farm fields to the south, part ...
Timoleon... ed in 344 BC, when it was one of the first cities that declared in favor ofafter his landing in Sicily. At a later period we find it mentioned as esp ...
Richard III of England... hers, George, Duke of Clarence, and Richard, Duke of Gloucester (later King), were married to Isabella Neville and Anne Neville. They were both daugh ...
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 ...
John C. FrémontEven the Governor of the Arizona Territory,, reported after the gunfight, "Many of the very best law-abiding and peac ...
Pat BarkerThe novel Regeneration, by, is a fictionalised account of this period in Sassoon's life, and was mad ...
Geoffrey de Havilland... cism of jet engines as too fuel-hungry and unreliable, committee member Sir, head of the de Havilland company, used personal influence and his compan ...
Pope Pius XII... s doctoral studies; the situation was resolved by a special dispensation ofhimself, on 27 March 1941. His thesis (The origin of the human soul accord ...
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 ...
John L. DeWitt... evidence of actual malfeasance. Major Karl Bendetsen and Lieutenant General, head of the Western Command, each questioned Japanese American loyalty. ...
Oliver Evans... he 19th century, the Cornish engineer Richard Trevithick, and the American,began to construct higher pressure non-condensing steam engines, exhaustin ...
Che Guevara... cis Ford Coppola's Youth Without Youth (2007) and another cameo in the 2008biopic Che. He lent his voice to the English version of the animated film ...
Crystal Eastman... ACLU was the National Civil Liberties Bureau (CLB). The CLB was founded byand Roger Baldwin in 1917. Supporters of the CLB generally fell into one o ...
Pevsner... uding most of the black-and-white buildings, is Victorian, a result of whattermed the "black-and-white revival"
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
John Dingell... Mason, Kicking Daisies and The Explorers Club will perform and Congressmenand Edward Markey will speak
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 ...
Mark Antony... the dictator's leadership, the city was ruled by his friend and colleague,. Octavius (Caesar's adopted son), along with general Mark Antony and Marc ...
Blanton Winship... ard of the typical U.S. state and which answered to U.S.-appointed governor, opened fire upon unarmed and defenseless cadets and bystanders
Geoffrey de Havilland... known as Joan Fontaine (born 22 October 1917). Her paternal cousin was Sir(1882–1965), an aircraft designer, notably of the De Havilland Mosquito, a ...
Diem... n from Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. In 1955, by the order of Prime Minister, the VNA crushed the armed forces of the Binh Xuyen
Harvey Kurtzman... ew York City in the late 1930s, along with future Mad personnel Will Elder,, John Severin and Al Feldstein
Lloyd Fredendall... ans by his subordinates. He also was initially indecisive in his removal of. He became more adroit in such matters in later campaigns. In February 19 ...
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
Belisarius... ld and certainly would not pass up the opportunity. In 535, he commissionedto attack the Ostrogoths. Belisarius quickly captured Sicily and then cros ...
Thomas Gilbert... usenstern, and French captain Louis Duperrey, after a British captain named, who crossed the archipelago in 1788 when sailing from Australia to China
Charles de Gaulle... s a minister in French governments, 1945–1958. He was minister of supply in's government (1945) and minister of public works (1947–1950) in various g ...
Leo MarksWhenwas appointed codes officer of the Special Operations Executive (SOE) in L ...
James WhaleRich, shadowy photography echoed's expressionistic Frankenstein films, emphasizing the family's ghoulishne ...
Arlen Specter... the more conservative Senator Phil Gramm of Texas and more moderate Senatorof Pennsylvania. However populist Pat Buchanan upset Dole in the early New ...
Richard III of England... er sister to Margaret of York, George Plantagenet, 1st Duke of Clarence and
Phil Collins... award at the BBC Radio 2 Folk awards. The award was presented by his friend. The BBC website says of Martyn, "his heartfelt performances have either ...
Cardinal d'Estouteville... 000 ducats, and a magnificent diamond worth 7,000 ducats, which was sent toto cover monies he had advanced to the pontiff. The coin was not immediate ...
Reagan's... Dole, a former Johnson, Nixon, and Ford presidential advisor that served asTransportation Secretary (which at that time included the Coast Guard), H. ...
Cerrone... in poor promotion. Jackson went on to record two duets; "Oops, Oh No!" with, and "Yes, I'm Ready" with artist Jed. In 1987 Jackson was featured as a ...
Sarah PalinAlaska Governorwas revealed as McCain's surprise choice for running mate on August 29, 20 ...
Bernard MontgomeryIn a visit made sometime before the attack,had told the British army commander in Palestine, General Sir Evelyn Barke ...
Blue EnsignAs was the case throughout the British Empire, the Red andwere the official flags for merchant and government vessels at sea, and th ...
Harold Challenor... th Williams in mind for Truscott. His other inspiration for the role was DS
Perdiccas... exander's death in 323 BC, Antigonus also received Pamphylia and Lycia from, regent of the empire, at the Partition of Babylon. He incurred the enmit ...
Paul NewmanLemmon's production company JML produced Cool Hand Luke in 1967.was grateful to Lemmon for his support and offered him the role of the Sun ...
Red EnsignFile:South Africa Flag 1910-1912.svg|Thewas South Africa's de facto national flag 1910-1928
Gaius Suetonius Paulinus... victory at the Battle of Watling Street in 61 AD between the Roman governorand the Briton leader Boudica
William Brydon... wers. During a series of attacks by Afghan warriors, all Europeans but one,, were killed on the march back to India; a few Indian soldiers survived a ...
Władysław Gomułka... could gain complete control over Poland. Future General Secretary of PZPR,, is quoted as saying: "Soldiers of AK are a hostile element which must be ...
Nathanael Greene... Hobkirk Hill was fought between around 1,400 American troops led by Generaland 950 British soldiers led by Lord Francis Rawdon on April 25, 1781. The ...
Moshe Dayan... been buried. In July 1950, the shrine was destroyed at the instructions of
Al Feldstein... ong with future Mad personnel Will Elder, Harvey Kurtzman, John Severin and
William de la Pole, 1st Duke of SuffolkHis paternal grandparents wereand Alice Chaucer. Suffolk was an important English soldier and commander ...
Bill Clinton... o office. Since then, photos have shown that Presidents John F. Kennedy andhave also used The World Almanac as a resource
Roger Ludlow... of the county, however, were Puritans and Congregationalists from England.(1590–1664), one of the founders of the Colony of Connecticut, helped to p ...
Pat Buchanan... s and more moderate Senator Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania. However populistupset Dole in the early New Hampshire primary, with Dole finishing second ...
Eric Clapton... ances have either suggested or fully demonstrated an idiosyncratic genius."was quoted as saying that Martyn was, "so far ahead of everything, it's al ...
Chaim Herzog... enty helicopters, inflicting heavy casualties. Israeli Major General (res.)placed Egyptian helicopter losses at fourteen. Still, other sources claim ...
Kurt Vonnegut's novel (1969) was a satirical novel that used some elements from his exp ...
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 ...
Arthur ConollyThe term "The Great Game" is usually attributed to(1807–1842), an intelligence officer of the British East India Company's S ...
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" ...
King George VI... e B of the Constitution Act, 1982, and the Letters Patent issued in 1947 by. The office and its functions are instead governed by constitutional conv ...
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 ...
Thomas Jefferson... ver was also sometimes referred to as McAllister's Town in its early years.spent the night of April 12, 1776 at the Sign of the Horse, an inn owned b ...
General George Crook... ing sick that tents had to be set up to quarantine them. Also in that year,pursued the Sioux Indians from the Battle of Little Big Horn on an expedit ...
Bill Cosby... es into major concerts in sports arenas and amphitheaters. Steve Martin andhad levels of success with gentler comic routines. The older style of stan ...
Frank Finlay... a case of stage fright that was so profound that when he was alone onstage,(who was playing Iago) would have to stand offstage where Olivier could se ...
Roman Zambrowski... t which must be removed without mercy." Another prominent Polish communist,, said that AK had to be "exterminated.
Virgil Earpwas ambushed on the streets of Tombstone on the evening of December 28, 18 ...
Linford ChristieThe 100 m Olympic Gold and Silver medallist,of Great Britain famously had frequent false starts that were marginally b ...
Belisarius... onstantinople in 542. They also cover the early career of the Roman general, Procopius' patron, in some detail. The next two books, the Vandal War (L ...
Lord Chamberlain... mportant English soldier and commander in the Hundred Years' War, and laterof England. Alice Chaucer was a daughter of Thomas Chaucer, Speaker of the ...
Horace GreeleyIn the election of 1872, Democratic candidatedid in fact die before the meeting of the Electoral College, resulting in ...
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 ...
William Marshal... Life of William Marshal, which dates to soon after 1219, when word reached, one of the richest and most influential barons, that Richard was dead, h ...
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 ...
Memnon of Rhodes... re. Following Alexander's victory at Issus, the Persian mercenary commanderordered a counter-attack into Asia Minor in an attempt to sever Alexander' ...
Janet Reno... ers. McVeigh had indeed contemplated the assassinations of Attorney General, Lon Horiuchi, and others in preference to attacking a building, and afte ...
Burgess Meredith... ch was released December 24, 2004. Included is an audio-only interview withas well as the clip of The Drew Carey Shows parody of the episode
Nicholas of Cusa... tant threat. Towards the end of the Middle Ages, many philosophers, such asand Francisco Suarez, propounded similar theories. The church was the fina ...
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 ...
Salmon P. Chase... h alumni have served as justices on the Supreme Court of the United States:and Levi Woodbury. Eugene Norman Veasey (class of 1954) served as the Chie ...
Mark Antony... colleague, Mark Antony. Octavius (Caesar's adopted son), along with generaland Marcus Aemilius Lepidus, Caesar's best friend, established the Second ...
George Vancouverexplored Puget Sound in 1792. Vancouver claimed it for Great Britain on 4 ...
George S. Patton... He also had to skillfully manage to retain the services of the often unruly, by severely reprimanding him, when Patton earlier had slapped a subordin ...
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 ...
Archytas... s observances and scientific pursuits, while individuals, as in the case of, acquired now and then great political influence. Concerning the fate of ...
Strom Thurmond... ontests held after IA, NH, MN, and SD. Despite a key endorsement by Senator, one of many Republican senators who supported their leader, Dole was def ...
Pliny... coast of Sicily which, in his time, still deserved the name of cities; andgives it the title of a Colonia. It is probable that it received a colony ...
Belisarius... etail. The next two books, the Vandal War (Latin De Bello Vandalico), cover' successful campaign against the Vandal kingdom in Roman Africa. The rema ...
Joachim Peiper... he Italian Fourth Army were regrouping in Piedmont, near the French border.'s mechanised III Battalion, SS Panzergrenadier Regiment 2, was sent to di ...
Samuel Johnson... fire in 1771, but by 1774 the house, though incomplete, was inhabited. Dr.visiting the house in 1781 is quoted as saying, "This is one of the places ...
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 ...
Levi Woodbury... as justices on the Supreme Court of the United States: Salmon P. Chase and. Eugene Norman Veasey (class of 1954) served as the Chief Justice of Dela ...
Alexander the GreatIn 334 BC,began his invasion of the Persian Empire and subsequently defeated the Per ...
Richard Neville, 16th Earl of WarwickWith the support of his cousin("The Kingmaker"), Edward defeated the Lancastrians in a succession of bat ...
Gore Vidal... or McVeigh typically described his deed as an act of war, as in the case of's essay The Meaning of Timothy McVeigh. Other journalists compared him to ...
Adam von Krusenstern... in island chain was named the Gilbert Islands in 1820 by a Russian admiral,, and French captain Louis Duperrey, after a British captain named Thomas ...
John Pelham... ksburg, Stuart and his cavalry—most notably his horse artillery under Major—protected Stonewall Jackson's flank at Hamilton's Crossing. General Lee c ...
Ralph Vaughan Williams... to grosso has been used by composers such as Igor Stravinsky, Ernest Bloch,, Bohuslav Martinů, Malcolm Williamson, Henry Cowell, Alfred Schnittke, He ...
Steven SoderberghDamon next appeared in's dark comedy, The Informant! (2009), in which his Golden Globe-nominated ...
Pope Pius IIHe was elected to succeedby the accessus in the first ballot of the papal conclave of 1464 with a m ...
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 ...
Pedro Albizu Campos... the abolition of slavery and protest the incarceration of their leader, Dr., in a federal prison on charges of sedition
Louis Duperrey... ands in 1820 by a Russian admiral, Adam von Krusenstern, and French captain, after a British captain named Thomas Gilbert, who crossed the archipelag ...
Stephen Breyer, a U.S. Supreme Court Justice since 1994, divides the history of administ ...
Augustus... ivine Augustus") is a remarkable account to the Roman people of the Emperor' stewardship. It listed and quantified his public expenditure, which enco ...
Che GuevaraIn 1965 Argentinian revolutionaryused the western shores of Lake Tanganyika as a training camp for guerrill ...
Jim Doyle... t Congressman, Mark Green, of Green Bay, ran against the incumbent Governor. Green lost by 8% statewide, making Doyle the first Democratic Governor t ...
Colin Powell... Secretary of State and former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Generalwas the speaker for Damascus High School's Class of 2000 commencement cere ...
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 ...
Frederick Brownell... t had been used since 1928. The new national flag, designed by State Herald, was chosen to represent the new democracy
Joseph Campbell... work is frequently seen as exemplifying the monomyth structure laid out in's The Hero with a Thousand Faces, Gaiman says that he started reading The ...
Pius XII... his sermons mentioning Pinocchio to the learned intellectual discourses ofor Paul VI. Visitors spoke of his isolation and loneliness, and the fact t ...
Gregory the Great'sAccording tobiography of Benedict, Life of Saint Benedict of Nursia, the monastery was ...
John Kerry... etts is currently represented in the United States Senate by senior Senatorand junior Senator Scott Brown
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 ...
David Beckham... e city of Tirana his appearance at the training ground overshadowed that of. He appeared on the pitch before the start of the Albania v England match ...
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 ...
Samuel de Champlain... rers and settlers frequently mentioned Passenger Pigeons in their writings.in 1605 reported "countless numbers," Gabriel Sagard-Theodat wrote of "inf ...
John Kerry... y William Keating. The state's senior member of the United States Senate is, who became the senior Senator following the death of Senator Ted Kennedy ...
Huo Qubing... ault culminated in 119 BCE at the Battle of Mobei, where the Han commanders(d. 117 BCE) and Wei Qing (d. 106 BCE) forced the Xiongnu court to flee no ...
George Shearing... s with such musicians as Louis Armstrong, Oscar Peterson, Dinah Washington,, Cal Tjader, and Thelonious Monk. She appeared in the documentary Jazz on ...
Wade Hampton... reach Ewell's flank by taking his three best brigades (those of Brig. Gen., Brig. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee, and Col. John R. Chambliss, the latter replacin ...
Cassiodorus... n up, in his name and in the names of his successors, by his Roman minister. The Goths seem to have been thick on the ground in northern Italy; in th ...
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 ...
Francisco Franco... , Israel, India, and undemocratic anti-communist states such as Spain under, South Africa under apartheid, Greece under the military junta (1967–74), ...
Chief Butler of England... as a daughter of Thomas Chaucer, Speaker of the Commons on three occasions,for almost thirty years, and granddaughter of the poet Geoffrey Chaucer
Ted Kennedy... is John Kerry, who became the senior Senator following the death of Senatoron August 24, 2009. The junior Senator is Scott Brown, who won the special ...
Lynn AbbeyOver the next few years, he created and edited (with his then-wife,) the Thieves' World series of shared world anthologies, credited as the f ...
Bartholomew Gosnold... abeth Islands, including Cuttyhunk, were discovered by Europeans in 1602 by. He and his crew attempted to establish a trading post on Cuttyhunk so th ...
Woody Guthrie... and "They Laid Jesus Christ in His Grave" with a guitar I borrowed that was's; found broken in a field with a bird nest inside. I included a song of ...
Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange... ant reference to the influence of Aelian in the 16th century is a letter tofrom his cousin William Louis, Count of Nassau-Dillenburg on December 8, 1 ...
Michael Palin... yika featured in the documentary series Pole to Pole. The BBC documentarianstayed on board the MV Liemba and traveled across the lake
Denise van Outen... Beanstalk, alongside actors Neil Morrissey, Adrian Edmondson, Paul Merton,and Julian Clary. The show was first broadcast 25 December 1998 on ITV1 an ...
Paul VI... mentioning Pinocchio to the learned intellectual discourses of Pius XII or. Visitors spoke of his isolation and loneliness, and the fact that he was ...
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 ...
Scott Brown... the death of Senator Ted Kennedy on August 24, 2009. The junior Senator is, who won the special election in 2010 following Ted Kennedy's death
Joe the Plumber... McCain compared Obama's proposed policies to socialism and often invoked "" as a symbol of American small business dreams that would be thwarted by ...
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 ...
Geoffrey Chaucer... ef Butler of England for almost thirty years, and granddaughter of the poet
John Kerry... ate. Al Gore carried the presidential vote in 2000 by only 5,700 votes, andwon Wisconsin in 2004 by 11,000 votes. However, in 2008, Barack Obama carr ...
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 ...
Mark Potok... ces were able to resume operations in other parts of the city. According to, director of Intelligence Project at the Southern Poverty Law Center, his ...
Anthony BoucherEven the "avid anti-Bond and an anti-Fleming man",, writing for The New York Times appeared to enjoy Goldfinger, saying "the ...
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 ...
Paul Newman... movie is cast in the shadow of the Karen Ann Quinlan case. The movie stars, Charlotte Rampling, Jack Warden, James Mason, Milo O'Shea, and Lindsay C ...
Andrew Johnson... ch events as the process of Reconstruction and the impeachment of President
Cal Tjader... ians as Louis Armstrong, Oscar Peterson, Dinah Washington, George Shearing,, and Thelonious Monk. She appeared in the documentary Jazz on a Summer's ...
Barry Humphries... his soul, but repeatedly tricks him. The film features cameo appearances byas Envy and Raquel Welch as Lust. Moore composed the soundtrack music and ...
All-In-OneIn February 2007, Kodak re-entered the market with a new product line of(AiO) inkjet printers that employ several technologies marketed as Kodacol ...
William Tecumseh ShermanThe Newberry Historic Court House was burned by's Troops during the Civil War
Robert Graves... oits. On 27 July 1916 he was awarded the Military Cross; the citation read:described Sassoon as engaging in suicidal feats of bravery. Sassoon was al ...
Abel FerraraKing of New York (1990), directed by, stars Walken as ruthless New York City drug dealer Frank White—recently ...
Duke of Wellington... Marquess of Anglesey, and one of the heroes of Waterloo, who cuckolded the's brother Henry Wellesley and later - in one of the period's more celebra ...
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 ...
Wei Qing... t the Battle of Mobei, where the Han commanders Huo Qubing (d. 117 BCE) and(d. 106 BCE) forced the Xiongnu court to flee north of the Gobi Desert
Jean Giraudoux... ssigny in France's Haute-Marne department. His father-in-law was the writer, who was married to Pineau's mother. Later, Christian Pineau would say th ...
legateshipWalter held afrom Pope Celestine III from 1195 to 1198, which enabled him to act with t ...
Ian McKellen... be. In 1982, she appeared in The Scarlet Pimpernel with Anthony Andrews and. In 1984, Seymour appeared nude in the film Lassiter, co-starring Tom Sel ...
Laurence OlivierWhengave his acclaimed performance of Othello at the Royal National Theatre in ...
Pius XI... as the first pope in decades not to have had either a diplomatic role (likeand John XXIII) or role (like Pius XII and Paul VI) in the Church
Charlotte Rampling... t in the shadow of the Karen Ann Quinlan case. The movie stars Paul Newman,, Jack Warden, James Mason, Milo O'Shea, and Lindsay Crouse
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 ...
Ariel Sharon... ed Operation Gazelle, was launched on October 15. IDF forces spearheaded by's division broke through the Tasa corridor and crossed the Suez Canal to ...
Christopher GreenburyAmerican Beauty was edited byand Tariq Anwar; Greenbury began in the position, but had to leave halfway ...
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 ...
Prince Eugene of Savoy... strian defeat. The territorial advances made in the last Turkish War, under, in Bosnia, Serbia and Oltenia (Lesser Wallachia), were obliterated. Popu ...
Chaucerworking pilgrims could assemble quite a collection, as mentioned byin his 'Canterbury Tales'
Walter MatthauLemmon often appeared in films partnered with actor. Among their pairings was 1968's The Odd Couple, as Felix Ungar (Lemmon) ...
John C. Frémont... -day Saints in the Utah Territory, and a close friend of Arizona's governor. Virgil and Morgan remained bedridden throughout the trial and did not te ...
Andrew J. Offutt... phic novels followed in the mid-1980s, and several other authors, includingand David Drake, published novels about their characters. In 2002, Lynn Ab ...
Álvaro Obregón... orfirian elite. After Díaz was deposed, Carranza competed for power againstand others. The Yaquis joined with Álvaro Obregón’s forces after 1913
JephthahThe Bible affords many examples of vows. Thus in Judges 11.'vowed a vow unto the Lord, and said, If thou wilt indeed deliver the chil ...
Steve Forbes... nd and former Tennessee governor Lamar Alexander finishing third. Publisheralso ran and broadcast a stream of negative ads. At least eight candidates ...
Henry Wellesley... e of the heroes of Waterloo, who cuckolded the Duke of Wellington's brotherand later - in one of the period's more celebrated scandals - married Well ...
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 ...
Adolf Hitler... . Concerned about the rise of totalitarian governments, especially those ofand Joseph Stalin, he tried to find the roots of these "madhouses" in huma ...
Phil Collins... an unbearable sense of loss we must announce that John died this morning."paid tribute, saying: "John's passing is terribly, terribly sad. I had wor ...
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 ...
Sir Oswald Mosley... ife peer in her own right; Cynthia, who became the first wife of politician; and Alexandra Naldera ("Baba"), who married Edward "Fruity" Metcalfe, th ...
Jack Warden... he Karen Ann Quinlan case. The movie stars Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling,, James Mason, Milo O'Shea, and Lindsay Crouse
Marc Caron... personnel and also in military justice. Retired Canadian Lieutenant Generalalso served for a time as Security Sector Reform advisor to the head of MO ...
William IV... eat, death, or resignation. The last monarch to remove a Prime Minister was, who dismissed Lord Melbourne in 1834. The Fixed-term Parliaments Act 201 ...
Michael Parkinson... s to have been a disappointment. He was replaced after only two episodes by, the start of Parkinson's career as a chat show host. Parkinson later ask ...
Joseph Stalin... the rise of totalitarian governments, especially those of Adolf Hitler and, he tried to find the roots of these "madhouses" in human psychology. He ...
Ali Abdullah Saleh... ion of Yemen. The protestors' demands then escalated to calls for Presidentto resign
Lucy Maud Montgomery... the Charlottetown Festival, hosted at the Confederation Centre of the Arts., who was born in Clifton (now New London) in 1874, wrote some 20 novels a ...
Charles de GaulleA World War II French Resistance leader and a close ally of, Pineau was arrested by the Gestapo in 1943 and survived Buchenwald conce ...
Justinian I... Ostrogothic position in Italy now showed itself. The Eastern Roman Emperoralways strove to restore as much of the Western Roman Empire as he could a ...
William Shirley... al town and government, but the British colonial Governor of Massachusetts,, denied their request since he wanted to keep the number of towns to a mi ...
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 ...
Patrick Stewart... Asda's Christmas 2007 TV advertising campaign. She also appeared alongsidein UK Nintendo DS Brain Training television advertisements, and in a Publi ...
George Martin... lbum, Only Visiting This Planet, the first album in a projected trilogy, in's London AIR Studios. Only Visiting This Planet, which was "Initially coo ...
Attalus... vance force into Asia Minor under the command of his generals Parmenion andto "liberate" the Greeks living under Persian control. After they took the ...
John F. Kennedy... ormed to oppose the Diem administration. The United States, under Presidentsent advisors and a great deal of financial support to aid the ARVN in com ...
Edward VIISince the reign ofa clerk in holy orders in the Church of England or in another Anglican Chu ...
George Vancouver... of the region known to Americans as the Oregon Country). Named for Captain, the fort was located on the northern bank of the Columbia River in prese ...
Peter Falk... Some actors are also known for their ability or tendency to ad-lib, such as(of the series Columbo), who would ad-lib such mannerisms as absent-minded ...
Colin McKay Grierson... Allied Expeditionary Force two days after the raids, British Air Commodoretold journalists
Charles de Gaulle... ies such as Winston Churchill, Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery and General. He had serious disagreements with Churchill and Montgomery over question ...
Theodore Roosevelt... ry furnishings were rented from private collectors, including the estate of
Jawaharlal NehruRobeson was one of four hosts who gave speeches to welcometo Kingsway Hall to support his efforts in the Indian independence movemen ...
Philip Hart... Creek, Michigan (where Dole met future fellow politicians Daniel Inouye and). His right arm was paralyzed; Dole often carried a pen in his right hand ...
Sandra Lee-VercoeAt the London IWC meeting in 2001, the New Zealand delegate to the commission, accused Japan of buying vote ...
Bill Clinton... udents were given the results of student and national polls indicating thatwas in the lead. Others were not exposed to the results of the polls. Seve ...
William Longchamp... e Lucy to the see of Winchester, Richard FitzNeal to the see of London, andto the see of Ely. The elevation of so many new bishops was probably meant ...
Donald KnuthIn 1983, Zapf had completed the typeface AMS Euler withand David Siegel of Stanford University for the American Mathematical Soci ...
Benito Mussolini... he consorted with Nazi industrialists. In Ecstasy and Me, Lamarr wrote thatand Adolf Hitler attended Mandl's grand parties. She related that in 1937 ...
Winston Churchill... respect of front-line commanders. He interacted adeptly with allies such as, Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery and General Charles de Gaulle. He had s ...
Juan José Flores... uccession of rulers. The first president of Ecuador was the Venezuelan-born, who was ultimately deposed, followed by many authoritarian leaders such ...
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 ...
Samuel Johnson... d became a major literary and artistic patron. Among his beneficiaries were, Tobias Smollett, Robert Adam, William Robertson and John Hill. He also g ...
Mohammed Daoud KhanThe government ofincreasingly distanced itself from the Afghan communists and the Soviet Un ...
Bill Keating... tts's 10th congressional district, and is currently represented by Democrat. Massachusetts is currently represented in the United States Senate by se ...
John Gore... facing on to the mate's mess were assigned to Lieutenants Zachary Hicks and, ship's surgeon William Monkhouse, the gunner Stephen Forwood, ship's mas ...
Zhang Xueliang... the leader of the Kuomintang was suddenly arrested and kidnapped by Marshal, a former warlord of Manchuria, then Japanese-occupied Manchukuo
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 ...
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 ...
Bernardo O'Higgins... overnments there. In the 1820s, some of them helped liberate the continent.was the first Supreme director of Chile. When Chilean troops occupied Lima ...
Robert E. Lee... n of Sharpsburg, where they engaged Confederate troops commanded by Generalat the Battle of Antietam
Martin Gardner... a tiling of the plane with integral squares, each having a different size.has published an extensive article written by about the early history of s ...
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 ...
Vincent ConnareWatchmen was one of the two comic books that inspired designerwhen he created the popular Comic Sans font. In 2009, Brain Scan Studios r ...
Ngo Dinh Diem... r 26, 1955, the military was reorganized by the administration of Presidentwho then established the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN). The air f ...
Laurence Olivier... d III in the first episode of Blackadder, "The Foretelling", which parodies's portrayal. He narrated the short film "Diplomatix" by Norwegian comedy ...
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 ...
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 ...
Jefferson Davis... s and sent them by steamboat to Jefferson Barracks, escorted by Lieutenantsand Robert Anderson
Robert Graves... n written, one of which, Count Belisarius, was written by poet and novelistin 1938
Aaron Spelling... sons. The show was created by Darren Star for Fox and executive produced byfor his company, Spelling Television. It is the second series in the Bever ...
Craig Ferguson... tars of the 1980s, such as Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, Alexei Sayle,, Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson began their careers. The stand-up comedy ...
John Maclear... outh, England, on 21 December 1872. Other naval officers included Commander. Under the scientific supervision of Thomson himself, she travelled nearl ...
Simón Bolívar... t the Battle of Pichincha, near Quito. Following the battle, Ecuador joined's Republic of Gran Colombia – joining with modern day Colombia and Venezu ...
Chiwetel Ejiofor... Warehouse in London on 4 December 2007, directed by Michael Grandage, withas Othello, Ewan McGregor as Iago and Kelly Reilly as Desdemona. Despite t ...
Charlotte Rampling... nting by the artist Michel Granger that was given to him by his future wife. The painting showed the Earth peeling to reveal a skull and Jarre obtain ...
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)
Charles N. Herreid... States. The population was 438 at the 2010 census. The city is named after, who was the Governor of South Dakota when the town was founded in 1901
Salvador Allende... da"). He supported the Unidad Popular ("Popular Unity") coalition candidatefor the presidency of Chile, taking part in campaigning, volunteer politic ...
Peter Sellers... ondescension"; one senior cleric discussing Luciani said "they have elected." Critics contrasted his sermons mentioning Pinocchio to the learned inte ...
Herbert MarshallIn 1938, Robeson appeared in a well-received two-month run of's Plant in the Sun,. The play deal with sit-down strikes and union organi ...
Tommy Thompson... gure in the early 1950s. Recent leading Republicans include former Governorand Congressman F. James Sensenbrenner, Jr.; prominent Democrats include S ...
Al GoreWhile serving in the Army,was stationed at Fort Rucker before his five-month deployment in the Vietn ...
Daniel Morgan... f the daughters of the original owners, Kate Moore, was a scout for Generalduring the Battle of Cowpens
Adolf Hitler... acked leaders. Such is the case in many African states; Idi Amin in Uganda,in Germany, Ferdinand Marcos in Philippines, for example
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 ...
Adam Johann von Krusenstern... Empire. After attending the St Petersburg school of cadets, he accompaniedon his voyage of 1803–1806. On promotion to lieutenant, Kotzebue was place ...
Clarissa Dickson Wright... ities elected as rectors, such as Stephen Fry and Lorraine Kelly at Dundee,at Aberdeen, and John Cleese and Frank Muir at St. Andrews, and political ...
Michael CollinsOn 14 September 1921 the Dáil ratified the appointment of Arthur Griffith,, Robert Barton, Eamonn Duggan and George Gavan Duffy as envoys plenipoten ...
Kenneth Keating... nship. After Meir made her decision, at 10:15 am she met with US ambassadorin order to inform the United States that Israel did not intend to preempt ...
Frederick SangerThe first protein to be sequenced was insulin, by, in 1949. Sanger correctly determined the amino acid sequence of insulin, ...
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 ...
Fred Thompson... Pundits credited the third-place finisher, Tennessee's former U.S. Senator, with drawing votes from Huckabee in South Carolina, thereby giving a nar ...
Stefan Aust... Meinhof Complex, an adaptation of the non-fiction book of the same name by. Wokalek's performance in the film was awarded with a nomination for the ...
Guillermo Rodríguez Lara... cial government. It was made a province by presidential decree by Presidenton 18 February 1973. The province is divided into cantons, each covering c ...
George Nares... oratories for natural history and chemistry. The expedition, led by Captain, sailed from Portsmouth, England, on 21 December 1872. Other naval office ...
Emperor Wu... stability eventually led to the dynasty's destruction. However, its founderwas considered one of the greatest generals during the Southern and Northe ...
Alec Guinness... t in the Potteries have been made into films (for example The Card starring) and television mini-series (such as " " and " ")
James Wolfe... teenth century, is evident from the fact that General (then Lieut.-Colonel), writing from Paris in 1752, speaks of the people there using umbrellas f ...
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 ...
George W. Bush... r's abstention did not change who won that year's presidential election, asreceived a majority (271) of the electoral votes
George Carteret... he Duke of York sold the area that is today New Jersey to John Berkeley andfor a proprietary colony, separate from the projected New York. The actual ...
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
Idi Amin... ted and/or military-backed leaders. Such is the case in many African states;in Uganda, Adolf Hitler in Germany, Ferdinand Marcos in Philippines, for ...
Drew Carey... from wearing fake eyeglasses designed to look similar to those worn by host, though this restriction was later relaxed. Instead, contestants will oft ...
Mao Zedong... . To propel the country towards a modern, industrialized communist society,instituted the Great Leap Forward in the early 1960s, although this had de ...
Ian Carmichael... d a fifth album, The Lost Star through Pebble Records, mixed by a returning
Otto von Bismarck... he bones of one British grenadier" was an echo of a famous sentence used by: "The whole of the Balkans is not worth the bones of a single Pomeranian ...
George V... he idea received the support of the Dean of Westminster and later from King, responding to a wave of public support. At the same time, there was a si ...
Adolf Hitler... i industrialists. In Ecstasy and Me, Lamarr wrote that Benito Mussolini andattended Mandl's grand parties. She related that in 1937 she disguised her ...
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 ...
Alexander the Great... nd kingdoms ruled the region: the Persian Achaemenid Empire around 519 BCE,'s empire in 326 BCE and the Maurya Empire founded by Chandragupta Maurya ...
James CookCaptain, in one of his voyages, sees some of the natives of the South Pacific Isl ...
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 ...
Arthur Conan Doyle... ut for Bluehouses at the Nevill Ground, where he sometimes played alongside. He also played cricket for his house at Marlborough College, once taking ...
Noël Coward... ined a King's Scholarship, Gielgud trained briefly at RADA and understudiedin Coward's The Vortex at the Everyman Theatre in Hampstead under the dire ...
James CookThe name Anchor Point comes from a legend that whendiscovered the area, he lost an anchor. Settlers came beginning in the ear ...
Mathias RustOn May 28, 1987, a West German pilot namedlanded a light aircraft on St Basil's descent next to Red Square
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 ...
Minos... r his death, Aeacus became (along with the Cretan brothers Rhadamanthus and) one of the three judges in Hades, and according to Plato especially for ...
George V... of Commons, but in private admitted that he was prejudiced against Curzon., who shared this prejudice, was grateful for the advice and authorised St ...
Spencer Tracy... lgiers (1938). Her many films include Boom Town (1940) with Clark Gable and, Comrade X with Gable, White Cargo (1942), and Tortilla Flat (1942) with ...
Mary WhitehouseWalters playedin the BBC Drama , an adaptation of the real-life story of Mrs. Whitehouse ...
James Forrestal... ssioned officer in the Naval Reserve, then asked Undersecretary of the Navyfor a combat assignment. Instead he was sent to inspect the shipyard facil ...
Clark Gable... n debut was in Algiers (1938). Her many films include Boom Town (1940) withand Spencer Tracy, Comrade X with Gable, White Cargo (1942), and Tortilla ...
James Cook... as reputed to be Commodore John Byron in 1765, the immediate predecessor of's more famous explorations of the Pacific between 1769-1779. With the gro ...
Richard Stokes... l countries at the time, but also reached the British House of Commons when, a Labour Party Member of Parliament (MP), a long term opponent of area-b ...
William Lamport... robably the most famous Irishman ever to reside in Mexico is the Wexfordman, better known to most Mexicans as Guillen de Lampart, precursor of the In ...
Vanessa Redgrave... hen Frears, it starred Gary Oldman as Orton, Alfred Molina as Halliwell andas Peggy Ramsay. Alan Bennett wrote the screenplay
William Seward... newspaper, the Jeffersonian, which reached 15,000 circulation. Whig leaderfound him "rather unmindful of social usages, yet singularly clear, origin ...
Patrick StewartIn 1997,took the role of Othello with the Shakespeare Theatre Company (Washington, ...
Rupert Brooke... this time his younger brother Hamo was killed in the Gallipoli Campaign. (, whom Siegfried had briefly met, died on the way there.) Hamo's death hit ...
Bob HopeThe fathers of modern American stand-up comedy, Jack Benny,, George Burns, Fred Allen, Milton Berle and Frank Fay all came from vaude ...
Herman De Croo... is 56.46 km² which gives a population density of 243 per km². The mayor is
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 ...
Julian the Apostate... the poor had to cope with ever-degrading bronze pieces. Later emperors liketried to present themselves as advocates of the humiles by insisting on tr ...
Dr. Seuss... d from Dartmouth in 1924. Theodor Geisel, better known as children's author, was a member of the class of 1925
Pyrrhus of EpirusAfterfailed in his attempt to stop the spread of Roman hegemony in 282 BC, the ...
Ilham AliyevPresident's ruling Yeni Azerbaijan Party got a majority of 73 out of 125 seats. The ...
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 ...
Jack BennyThe fathers of modern American stand-up comedy,, Bob Hope, George Burns, Fred Allen, Milton Berle and Frank Fay all came ...
RhadamanthusAfter his death, Aeacus became (along with the Cretan brothersand Minos) one of the three judges in Hades, and according to Plato especi ...
Benito Mussolini... ish newspaper Jyllands-Posten published on its front page an open letter towritten by Kaj Munk criticising the persecutions against Jews
Stewart Farrar... r of occasions by figures such as Charles Cardell, Lady Sheba and Janet and. In other Wiccan traditions and amongst a number of solitary practitioner ...
Daniel Inouye... of three patients who became United States Senators: Dole, Philip Hart and
David ElazarGolda Meir, Moshe Dayan, and Generalmet at 8:05 am the morning of Yom Kippur, six hours before the war began. ...
Joe Cocker... r, Serj Tankian, Jivan Gasparyan, Plácido Domingo, Uriah Heep, Deep Purple,, John McLaughlin, Brazzaville, The Alan Parsons Project, Jethro Tull, Akv ...
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 ...
Dorothy ParkerThe movie was written by Frank Cavett, John Howard Lawson,, and Lionel Wiggam, and was directed by Stuart Heisler
Joe Fafard... site, at Albert Street near 23rd Avenue. Donald M. Kendrick, Bob Boyer and, now with significant international reputations, have been other artists ...
Philip Hart... Center in honor of three patients who became United States Senators: Dole,and Daniel Inouye
Donald Sinden... n's musical staging of The Comedy of Errors as Adriana, then partnered withas Beatrice and Benedick in John Barton's "British Raj" revival of Much Ad ...
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 ...
Robert Graves... 1915, and in November was sent to the 1st Battalion in France. There he metand they became close friends. United by their poetic vocation, they often ...
Ronald Reagan... e Curtiss-Wright Corporation. His character is also an oblique reference to, in that his ambitions lie not only in Hollywood, but also the Presidency ...
Jude Kelly... t had wanted to play the title role since the age of 14, so he and directorinverted the play so Othello became a comment on a white man entering a bl ...
Glenn Miller... the most famous and first was (I've Got a Gal In) Kalamazoo" (1942) by theband with Tex Beneke. This #1 popular song was written by Mack Gordon and ...
Columbo... for their ability or tendency to ad-lib, such as Peter Falk (of the series), who would ad-lib such mannerisms as absent-mindedness while in characte ...
Nader Shah of Persia... Kandahar in 1747 by Ahmad Shah Durrani, an Afghan military commander underand chief of the Abdali tribe. After the death of Ahmad Shah in about 1773 ...
Richard Bentley... half-timbered building called "The Mere", built in 1887 by the grandson of, is now the head office of the National Foundation for Educational Resear ...
Harvey Milk... seeing the 2008 biographical drama film Milk, in which Sean Penn portrayed, the first openly gay man to be elected to public office in California
Max Hastings... f the city provoked unease in intellectual circles in Britain. According to, by February 1945, attacks upon German cities had become largely irreleva ...
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 ...
Eddie Albert... n career. It stars Susan Hayward, Lee Bowman, Marsha Hunt, Carl Esmond, and
Harry Hays... a rearguard action against Stuart's cavalry and the infantry of Brig. Gen.'s division near Auburn on October 14. Stuart's cavalry boldly bluffed War ...
Justinian I... ity of Rome. Their kingdom collapsed in the Vandalic War of 533–4, in whichmanaged to reconquer the Africa province for the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) ...
Jesus... rical and fictional persons. Among those still available are his letters to, King David, Figaro the Barber, Empress Maria Theresa and Pinocchio. Othe ...
Arthur Lowe... m through his life (one can be seen in the 'Monty on the Bonty' sketch with)
Alexander Severus... the Roman Emperor Elagabalus' assassination and served during the reign of. It is believed that Urban's pontificate was during a peaceful time for C ...
AugustusThe Roman historians Suetonius and Cassius Dio record that in 23 BC,prepared a rationarium (account) which listed public revenues, the amounts ...
Patricio Lynch... pied Lima during the War of the Pacific in 1881, they put in charge certain, whose grandfather came from Ireland to Argentina and then moved to Chile ...
W. T. Tutte... recorded as being studied by R. L. Brooks, C. A. B. Smith, A. H. Stone andat Cambridge University
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 ...
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 ...
Theodosius... m, which lists Roman army units in the late 4th to early 5th century, after. Many units listed in the Balkans were formed after Adrianople; others we ...
Lord Camden... the colony. Kershaw suggested that the town be renamed Camden, in honor of, the champion of colonial rights
Nathan Hale... ovember 19, 1778, at which the Reverend Enoch Hale, brother of American spy, was chosen to be the town's first ministe
Albrecht Dürer... his paintings has influenced famous painters such as Piero della Francesca,and Leonardo da Vinci, to name a few
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 ...
Cassius DioThe Roman historians Suetonius andrecord that in 23 BC, Augustus prepared a rationarium (account) which list ...
Harold E. PuthoffIn the early 1970s,and Russell Targ joined the Electronics and Bioengineering Laboratory at S ...
Antoni Kocjan... n Poland to retrieve information prepared by engineer and aircraft designer, as well as of cargo regarding V-2 rocket wreckage from a Peenemünde laun ...
Josie Bissett... son 1 to mean-spirited, adulterous villain from Season 2 on; Jane Mancini (), his budding fashion designer wife; Billy Campbell (Andrew Shue), the st ...
Moshe DayanGolda Meir,, and General David Elazar met at 8:05 am the morning of Yom Kippur, six h ...
Christopher MonckWhen Thomas Lynch died in 1684, his friendwas appointed to the governorship and arranged the dismissal of Morgan's s ...
Quirinius... ewish High Priests of the time, Pharisees and Essenes, the Herodian Temple,' census and the Zealots, and to such figures as Pontius Pilate, Herod the ...
Horace... British politics and Whig values. However, it was the figures of the poets, Homer and Virgil, the philosopher Socrates, and the leaders Lucius Verus ...
Don Rickles... e the new breeding ground for stand-ups. Acts like Alan King, Danny Thomas,and Jack E. Leonard flourished in these new arenas
Elagabalus'Urban ascended to the Chair of Saint Peter in the year of the Roman Emperorassassination and served during the reign of Alexander Severus. It is beli ...
Kara Hultgreen... several cases. However, fatal aircraft crashes have occurred; in 1994, Lt., the first female F-14 Tomcat pilot, was killed while attempting to land ...
John Maclear... most senior officer present throughout the entire expedition, was Commander. Willemoes-Suhm died and was buried at sea on the voyage to Tahiti. Lord ...
DecianFollowing thepersecution of 250–251, there was disagreement about how to treat those wh ...
George MontgomeryShe was briefly engaged to German actor Fred Doederlein, and later to actorin 1942
Rogers Morton... ths later. By December 1973, at the invitation of Secretary of the Interior, Norman had agreed to participate in a concert to promote the Johnny Hori ...
William Paterson... t had employed Tories. Haswell was found guilty of seditious libel by judge, and sentenced to a two month imprisonment and a $200 fine
Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim... on the reform and modernization of the Qing Dynasty. The task was given to, at the time a colonel in the Russian army, who travelled to China with F ...
Richard Branson... ed competing airlines to form Oneworld in 1999 and SkyTeam in 2000. In 2010, chairman of the Virgin Group, announced his intention to form a fourth a ...
Professor X... the Marvel Universe, the X-Men are widely regarded to have been named afteravier himself. Xavier however claims that the name "X-Men" was never chose ...
Edwin Corr... ly attempted to block the appointment of Rosanne Ridgway, Richard Burt, andas ambassadors, arguing that Shultz was appointing diplomats that were not ...
Jimi Hendrix... th extreme volume and distortion. In the avant rock domain examples include's use of feedback, Lou Reed's Metal Machine Music and Sonic Youth. Other ...
George Custer... valry Field was repulsed by Union cavalry under Brig. Gens. David Gregg and
Spike Milligan... omedy sections were originally intended to be performed by a cast includingand Peter Ustinov, but Godley and Creme eventually settled on Cook once th ...
Judson Kilpatrick... War, the Battle of Hanover was fought on June 30, 1863. Union cavalry underencountered Confederate cavalry under J.E.B. Stuart and a sharp fight ensu ...
Walter MatthauSpacey loosely based Lester's early "schlubby" deportment on. During the film, Lester's physique improves from flabby to toned; Spacey ...
Gustav Graves... ast a radio adaptation of Goldfinger with Toby Stephens (who played villainin Die Another Day) as Bond, Ian McKellen as Goldfinger and Stephens' Die ...
LeRoy Pope... land around the Big Spring in 1805. The area was subsequently purchased by, who named the area Twickenham after the home village of his distant kins ...
Howard Baker... irman of the Finance Committee in 1981, serving until 1985. From 1985, whenof Tennessee retired, until his resignation from the Senate, Dole was the ...
David Gregg... ttack on East Cavalry Field was repulsed by Union cavalry under Brig. Gens.and George Custer
Solomon Spalding... Porter, Jonathan Clarkson Gibbs, Caleb Sprague Henry, Arthur Whipple Jenks,, and Joseph Tracy; and rabbis Marshall Meyer, Arnold Resnicoff, and David ...
Richard of GloucesterAlthough his son was quickly barred from the throne and replaced by, Edward IV's daughter Elizabeth of York later became the Queen consort of ...
Aaron Spelling... h as Laverne & Shirley and Mork and Mindy. He also commissioned series fromsuch as Charlie's Angels, Starsky and Hutch, S.W.A.T, Hart to Hart, The Lo ...
Victoria Wood... f the public's 50 Greatest Stars, coming four places above frequent co-star. Also in 2006, she starred in the film Driving Lessons alongside Rupert G ...
Alexander the Great... t by hounds of Cocytus, Echidna, the Tartesian eel, and Tithrasian Gorgons.traced his ancestry (through his mother) to Aeacus
King Charles IIBy 1681, then-acting governor Morgan had fallen out of favour with, who was intent on weakening the semi-autonomous Jamaican Council, and wa ...
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 ...
Rosanne Ridgway... es, led by Helms. They unsuccessfully attempted to block the appointment of, Richard Burt, and Edwin Corr as ambassadors, arguing that Shultz was app ...
Peter Ustinov... originally intended to be performed by a cast including Spike Milligan and, but Godley and Creme eventually settled on Cook once they realised he co ...
Louis Isidore DuperreyKiribati was named in French by captains Krusenstern and"îles Gilbert", Gilbert Islands, after the British Captain Thomas Gilbert, ...
George V... al Warrant. The firm received further warrants from Edward as king and fromboth as Prince of Wales and as king
Wade Hampton... sus. It is named for American Civil War general and South Carolina governor
Thucydides... stic; they wrote in Attic Greek, their models were Herodotus and especially, and their subject matter was secular history. They avoided vocabulary un ...
Richard IIIPrior to his succession, on 22 June 1483,declared that Edward V was illegitimate, and three days later the matter w ...
Rachel Beer... arn a living (however, he would later be left a generous legacy by an aunt,, allowing him to buy the great estate of Heytesbury House in Wiltshire. H ...
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 ...
Steven SpielbergIn August 2009 it was announced thatwas to direct a remake of the film, with production beginning in 2010. The ...
John Felton... an Old Portsmouth pub by a veteran of Villiers' most recent military folly,. The murder took place in the "Greyhound" public house (popularly known a ...
Arnold Resnicoff... ipple Jenks, Solomon Spalding, and Joseph Tracy; and rabbis Marshall Meyer,, and David E. Stern
Lenny Bruce... ries of stand-up venturing into politics, race relations, and sexual humor.became known as 'the' obscene comic when he used language that usually led ...
Glenn Beck... some conservative ideologies, such as support for the military. Leary told, "I was a life-long Democrat, but now at my age, I've come to realize tha ...
Roald Dahl... Unexpected spoof "Tales Of The Much As We Expected". This involved Cook as, explaining his name had been Ronald before he dropped the "n". The cast ...
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 ...
Toussaint Louverture... ame more politically conscious of his roles. In 1936, he played the role ofin the play, of the same name, by C.L.R. James at the Westminster Theatre ...
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 ...
George H. W. Bush... .. did not feel that the group attracted the wrong element". Vice Presidentsaid of The Beach Boys, "They're my friends and I like their music". When ...
Lucius Verus... e poets Horace, Homer and Virgil, the philosopher Socrates, and the leadersand Lycurgus which once graced the exedra whose political message was one ...
Jorge Rafael Videla... ach church's entries for the poor churches in the Third World. The visit of, president of the Argentine junta, to the Vatican caused considerable con ...
Bruce McCandless II... a laser harp. Jarre worked with several Houston-based astronauts including, and former Jazz musician Ronald McNair, who was to have played the saxop ...
Jack Lemmon... postures to portray the stages. Before filming, Mendes and Spacey analyzed's performance in The Apartment (1960), because Mendes wanted Spacey to em ...
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 ...
Frank Carlson... ublican nomination for the United States Senate to succeed retiring Senator, subsequently being elected. Dole was re-elected in 1974, 1980, 1986, and ...
Douglas MacArthurJohnson reported to Generalin Australia. Johnson and two Army officers went to the 22nd Bomb Group ba ...
Thomas Henry Tizard... sons of Scottish botanist John Hutton Balfour). Also among the officers waswho had already carried out important hydrographic observations on previou ...
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 ...
Elvis PresleyHis two-volume biography of, in 1994, followed by in 1999, placed the story of Presley's career into ...
Ian McKellen... oby Stephens (who played villain Gustav Graves in Die Another Day) as Bond,as Goldfinger and Stephens' Die Another Day co-star Rosamund Pike as Pussy ...
Adolphus Frederick... named Point Adolphus (today a well-known humpback whale feeding area) after, seventh son of King George III. In 1878, W.H. Dall, while working on a c ...
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 ...
Edward VIIIn the 1880s, Prince Edward (later) purchased his country seat of Sandringham House in Norfolk and asked Tho ...
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 ...
Jesus'... of God's King over the enemies of God's helpless people as a prefiguring ofvictory over sin on the Cross and the Church's ongoing struggle against Sa ...
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 ...
Charles de Gaulle... mi-presidential system, developed at the beginning of the Fifth Republic by, are used in France, Finland, Romania, Russia, Sri Lanka and several post ...
Charlie Chaplin... ned his daughter Oona for marrying the English actor, director and producerwhen she was 18 and Chaplin was 54. He never saw Oona again
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
Shmuel Gonen... sed all of their crossing equipment along the canal. He then called General, who replaced him as head of Southern Command, and expressed his certaint ...
Wade Hampton... major general rank, while at the same time promoting Stuart's subordinatesand Fitzhugh Lee to major generals, could be considered an implied rebuke. ...
Ormsby M. MitchelOn the morning of April 11, 1862, Union troops led by Generalseized Huntsville to sever the Confederacy's rail communications. The Unio ...
Simon Schama... "Will no one rid me of this turbulent priest?", but according to historianthis is incorrect: he accepts the account of the contemporary biographer E ...
James Reese Europe... tern United States, a "hot" style of playing ragtime had developed, notably's symphonic Clef Club orchestra in New York which played a benefit concer ...
George W. BushOn December 13, 2001,gave Russia notice of the United States' withdrawal from the treaty, in ac ...
Michael Gambon... kins in the BBC Shakespeare television production on videotape. (1981), andin a stage production at Scarborough directed by Alan Ayckbourn in 1990. G ...
Francis Younghusband... e Wakhan and provoked a diplomatic incident by ordering the British Captainto leave Bozai Gumbaz in the Little Pamir. This incident, and the report o ...
Lawrence of Arabia... sly begun to support Sharif Hussein bin Ali, Emir of the Hejaz by secondingin 1915. The Saudi Ikhwan began conflict with Emir Feisal also in 1917 jus ...
Philip Pullman... rry Potter series), and later had a leading role in the BBC's adaptation of's novel The Ruby in the Smoke. In the summer of 2006, she published her f ...
Vyacheslav Molotov... United Opposition. In May 1926, Stalin, weighing his options in a letter to, directed his supporters to concentrate their attacks on Zinoviev since t ...
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 ...
Ty CobbIn 1905, the team acquired, a fearless player with a mean streak, who came to be regarded as one of ...
Lucius Verus... from the fact that it was addressed to Antoninus Pius, Marcus Aurelius, andhis adopted sons, must fall between 147 and 161
Queen Elizabeth II... hy of the United Kingdom and its overseas territories. The present monarch,, has reigned since 6 February 1952. She and her immediate family undertak ...
Benjamin Harrison... chool District. Harrison City is named after former United States President
John Milton... to the divine right of kings came from a number of sources, including poetin his pamphlet The Tenure of Kings and Magistrates
Robert Graves... il Murderer (1913), was a parody of John Masefield's The Everlasting Mercy., in describes it as a "parody of Masefield which, midway through, had for ...
Ariel SharonOn the day before the war, Generalwas shown aerial photographs and other intelligence by Yehoshua Saguy, his ...
Pope Paul VIOn 15 December 1969, he was appointed Patriarch of Venice byand took possession of the archdiocese on 3 February 1970. Pope Paul creat ...
Walter Matthau... ery in Westwood, California where he is buried near his friend and co-star,, who died almost exactly one year before Lemmon. In typical Jack Lemmon w ...
Tan Daoji... s reign, Emperor Wen was less than able. He wrongfully executed the general, who had hiherito commanded the Song armies, and took charge himself. The ...
Yuri AndropovThe project was a blow to's so-called "peace offensive". Andropov said that "It is time they [Washi ...
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 ...
Ian Carmichael... (drums), Matthew Drummond (guitar) and James Moody (bass). Their producer,, often played keyboards on their records. The group split up in 1995, pla ...
George WashingtonDuring the Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War,and the Continental Army were encamped here after their October 4, 1777 de ...
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 ...
Ambassador to El Salvador... ate him instantly." Helms opposed the appointment of Thomas R. Pickering as. alleged that the CIA had interfered in the Salvadoran election March and ...
Pelham Aldrich... well as Nares and Maclear, others that were part of the naval crew included, Lord George Granville Campbell, and Andrew Francis Balfour (one of the s ...
Edgar Allan PoeThe title character in's The Raven famously sits upon "a Bust of Pallas"
William Keating... assachusetts's 10th congressional district, and is currently represented by. The state's senior member of the United States Senate is John Kerry, who ...
Joseph AspdinIn 1824, a British bricklayer turned builder, patented a chemical process for mak ...
John AdamsAccording to US President, Ponet's work contained "all the essential principles of liberty, which w ...
Count Bertrand-François Mahé de La Bourdonnais... Hope. The Port is named in honour of King Louis XV. The first Governor was
Nguyen Van Hinh... ained in Ecoles des Cadres such as Da Lat, including Chief of Staff Generalwho was a French Union airforce veteran
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 ...
Golda Meir... tember 25, Hussein secretly flew to Tel Aviv to warn Israeli Prime Ministerof an impending Syrian attack. "Are they going to war without the Egyptian ...
General DeWittA report byand Colonel Bendetsen depicting racist bias against Japanese Americans was ...
Wilbur Wright... disputed, but College Park Airport in Maryland, US, established in 1909 by, is generally agreed to be the world's oldest continually operating airfi ...
Joseph BramahThe flushing toilet was invented by John Harrington in 1596.of Yorkshire patented the first practical water closet in England in 1778. ...
David Railton... th religion. In Britain, under the Imperial War Graves Commission, Reverendhad seen a grave marked by a rough cross while serving in the British Army ...
Ronald Reagan... out the decisions of voters in other time zones. In 1980, NBC News declaredto be the winner of the presidential race on the basis of the exit polls s ...
Justin I... the reign of Justinian in 518, which was actually the start of the reign of, Justinian’s predecessor and uncle. This discrepancy can be seen as part ...
Jesus... y "On Misunderstanding the Oedipus Rex", E.R. Dodds draws a comparison with's prophecy at the Last Supper that Peter would deny him three times. Jesu ...
Ian Carmichael... developing a more electronic sound, possibly as a result of their producer,, who was a member of dance band One Dove
Christy Mathewson... d Saturday in August every year is recognized as a holiday in Factoryville.Day celebrates the baseball Hall-of-Famer who was born in Factoryville on ...
Ranulf de GlanvillWalter owed his early advancement to his uncle, who helped him become a clerk of the Exchequer. Walter served King Henry ...
Frank Marchant... of them". Sassoon wanted to play for Kent County Cricket Club; Kent Captainwas a neighbour of Sassoon. Siegfried often turned out for Bluehouses at t ...
Mohammed Daoud Khan... DPA, حزب دیموکراتیک خلق افغانستان) orchestrated a bloody coup assassinating, his family and bodyguards and consequently assuming power. The PDPA soon ...
Pyrrhus of Epirus... mony in Italy came when Tarentum, a major Greek colony, enlisted the aid ofin 281 BC, but this effort failed as well. In the 3rd century BC Rome had ...
Jubal Early... at Gettysburg by proponents of the postbellum Lost Cause movement, such as. This was fueled in part by opinions of less partisan writers, such as St ...
Sergio Oliva... Olympia. His first attempt was in 1969, when he lost to three-time champion. However, Schwarzenegger came back in 1970 and won the competition, makin ...
George ShultzA "purge" of the State Department byin early 1985, replacing conservatives with moderates, was heavily opposed ...
Alan Ayckbourn... (1981), and Michael Gambon in a stage production at Scarborough directed byin 1990. Gambon had been in Olivier's earlier production. In an interview ...
John ReithFirst hopes for the Empire Service were low. The Director General, Sir(later Lord Reith) said in the opening programme: "Don't expect too much i ...
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 ...
Lucius Junius Brutus... when the last of the seven kings of Rome, Tarquin the Proud, was deposed by, and a system based on annually elected magistrates and various represent ...
Admiral Arthur Phillip Memorial... ent by philanthropist Charles Wakefield in his capacity as President of the. Australian Prime Minister Joseph Lyons described the section of keel as ...
Oliver CromwellIn the wake of the mid 17th century Cromwellian conquest of Ireland,deported many Irish prisoners of war into slavery or indentured labour in ...
von Thielmann... chy engaged and defeated the Prussian rearguard under the command of Lt-Genin the Battle of Wavre (18–19 June) it was 12 hours too late. In the end, ...
Lord Lothian... rt, son of Frederick and Nettie, served as personal assistant to Ambassadorand supervisor of American Relief to Great Britain through the British emb ...
Jane SeymourAfter Falcon Crest, Wyman only acted once more, playing's screen mother in a 1993 episode of Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman. Following ...
Bill Clinton... conservative William Kristol, Dole flatly rejected the health care plan of, remarking, "There is no crisis in health care.
Sir Elton John... nd Yoko Ono and the younger half-brother of Julian Lennon. His godfather is
Pompey... dentified' by the writer Daniel Defoe (1659–1731) as Caesar (100–44 BC) and(106–48 BC) responsible for the decline of the Roman republic facing a sta ...
Mary Quant... the war, Kangol berets were the height of fashion. In the 1960s, designersand Pierre Cardin worked with the company, whose products graced the heads ...
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 ...
Juan Trippe... er, followed by a transatlantic flight for VIPs (personal guests of founder) from Baltimore's Friendship International Airport to Paris. They began f ...
Ronald ReaganThe treaty was undisturbed untilannounced his Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) on March 23, 1983. On the ...
Gamal Abdel NasserFollowing the Suez Crisis in 1956, Egyptian president, a leader of the Free Officers Movement, agreed to allow the United Natio ...
Hans HerzogThe first complete mobilization, under the command of, was triggered by the Franco-Prussian War in 1871. In 1875, the army was ...
Robert Ley... the raid took several turns. Initially, some of the leadership, especiallyand Joseph Goebbels, wanted to use it as a pretext for abandonment of the ...
Joseph H. WestonCave City was the home of the controversial newspaper editor, whose Sharp Citizen forced a major change in Arkansas libel law
David Zayas... ean Winters, Scott William Winters, Kirk Acevedo, Erik King, Evan Seinfeld,, Lauren Vélez, and Edie Falco
Harry S. Truman... , and it set term limits to the presidency of two terms. It stipulated that, the incumbent at the time, would not be affected by the amendment. In 19 ...
Archibald Cox... cre", U.S. President Richard Nixon's firing of Watergate Special Prosecutor, following Cox's request for tapes of his Oval Office conversations. Nixo ...
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 ...
Sir Richard AttenboroughMountbatten was portrayed by Peter Harlowe in's 1982 epic Gandhi
John Everett Millais... founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in 1848 with William Holman Hunt and, and was later to be the main inspiration for a second generation of arti ...
Guillaume Philibert Duhesme... during the Napoleonic Wars, Catalonia was occupied by the troops of General. The official Spanish army had evaporated, but popular resistance against ...
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 ...
William Holman Hunt... nter and translator. He founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in 1848 withand John Everett Millais, and was later to be the main inspiration for a s ...
Steven Soderbergh... ole as Corporal Patrick Tully opposite George Clooney and Cate Blanchett in's The Good German, based on the Joseph Kanon novel of the same name
Winston Churchill... after speaker in the House of Commons expressed outrage. Ex-Prime Minister, a prominent and enthusiastic supporter of Zionism, criticized the attack ...
Richard Nixon... bert Bork was instrumental in the "Saturday Night Massacre", U.S. President's firing of Watergate Special Prosecutor Archibald Cox, following Cox's r ...
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 ...
Aldus ManutiusPontano's prose and poems were printed byat Venice. Pontano's Latin translation of Claudius Ptolemy's astrological ...
Benito Mussolini... ainly because of the Manifesto of Race promulgated by the fascist regime ofin order to bring Italian Fascism ideologically closer to German Nazism. T ...
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 ...
William H. Emory... 1851 Army officer and geographer Lt. Nathaniel Michler, working under Major, mapped this portion of the boundary between Mexico and the United States ...
Marshall S. Carter... ur of learning that the Liberty had been torpedoed the director of NSA, LTG, sent a message to all intercept sites requesting a special search of all ...
M. Jeff ThompsonSt. Joseph Mayor, William H. Russell and Alexander Majors gave speeches before the mochila ...
Michael Collins... of the secretive Irish Republican Brotherhood and IRA Chief of Intelligencehad operated a clandestine "Squad" of IRA members in Dublin (a.k.a. "The T ...
Michael Collins... ts on the morning of 21 November were an effort by the IRA in Dublin, underand Richard Mulcahy to wipe out the British intelligence organisation in t ...
Albert SpeerDuring his post-war interrogation,, Minister of Armaments and War Production for the Third Reich, indicated ...
Marina WarnerThe jury included musician Neil Tennant, author, curator Fumio Nanjo and British Council officer Ann Gallagher, chaired b ...
Stephen Hawking... rship roster of the most respected names in 20th century science, includingand many nobel laureates such as Charles Hard Townes
Tony Hillerman... Korry, C-SPAN founder Brian Lamb, ex-Dow Jones CEO Les Hinton and novelistsand Daniel Silva. Naked City photographer Weegee and 60 Minutes creator an ...
A. A. MilneIn 1926wrote Winnie-the-Pooh, chapter stories about an adorable bumbling teddy be ...
Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin... eated in 1851, and was officially named after Erasmus D. Campbell, a former. Today, the Town of Campbell is confined to part of a large island border ...
Thomas MoreAfter his return he settled in London—where he became friends with—as a private teacher of grammar, and is believed to have been the first w ...
William Mahone... onflict through an elaborate ruse orchestrated by civilian railroad builder(soon to become a famous Confederate officer). The Union forces withdrew t ...
Jimi Hendrix... in their home country and some parts of Europe, and even reached the ear of, who took time out from his tour to jam with the duo, along with George C ...
John Coffee Hays... the spot Santa Cruz de Maya. Captain Samuel Highsmith, under the command of, crossed the county in 1848 in an ill-fated expedition to open a road fro ...
Frank De Winne... flight by Russian cosmonauts Yuri Lonchakov, Sergei Zalyotin and Belgium’s
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 ...
Thomas H. MoorerAdmiral, former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and a critic of the officia ...
Robert BorkOn October 20, 1973 Solicitor Generalwas instrumental in the "Saturday Night Massacre", U.S. President Richard ...
Mircea EliadeThe religious historianspeaks of a desire to transcend old age and death and achieve a state of n ...
Balcha Safo... n 1928, the authority of Ras Tafari Makonnen was challenged when Dejazmatchwent to Addis Ababa with a sizeable armed force. When Tafari consolidated ...
Clement Attlee... nomic activity. In the biography of the 1945 UK Labour Party Prime Minister, Francis Beckett states: "the government... wanted what would become know ...
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, ...
Erasmus D. CampbellThe town was originally created in 1851, and was officially named after, a former Lieutenant Governor of Wisconsin. Today, the Town of Campbell i ...
Thomas More... Sebastian Brant's Narrenschiff (1494), Erasmus' Moriae Encomium (1509) and's Utopia (1516)
Peter GriffinIn November 2007, Subway's US commercials featured thecharacter from Family Guy in which he extols the virtues of its new Subway ...
Rick Hillier... March 2006, in response to a request by Chief of the Defence Staff, General, its commitment to open a franchised location at the Canadian Forces oper ...
Ronald Reagan... Best Actor. Co-star Jane Wyman fell in love with Ayres and left her husbandfor him, albeit unsuccessfully
Pervez Musharraf... ge number of Pakistani students to study in Turkish universities. Presidentstudied in Turkey and spoke Turkish fluently
Hanns-Martin Schleyer... nsslin and her comrades from prison. One attempt involved the kidnapping ofon 5 September 1977, and a proposed prisoner exchange. When this failed to ...
Desmond O'Malley... city. He continued to speak on political issues, particularly in favour ofat the time of his expulsion from Fianna Fáil. Lynch also declined to acce ...
Al Haynes... d the hydraulic flight controls inoperable. The flight crew, led by Captainand assisted by a senior pilot flying as a passenger (Dennis E. "Denny" Fi ...
Hugo Black... an era lasting for a dozen years, during which Roosevelt appointees (led by, William O. Douglas, and Frank Murphy) established a body of civil libert ...
Cole Porter... e nomination for Best Actress, for her performance in the 2004 biography of, De-Lovely, opposite
Aureolus... e Battle of Naissus. Later that year Gallienus traveled to Italy and fought, his former general and now usurper for the throne. Driving Aureolus back ...
Charlie Chaplin... n addition to composing new film scores, Timothy Brock has restored many of's scores
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 ...
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band... f two different decades. They also had the best-selling album of the 1960s,. No tracks from "Sgt. Pepper" appear on this album
Frankie Lymon... Thomas' southern funk, doo-wop groups like the Coasters for the humour and& the Teenagers
William Richardson Davie... Corkle Place is the Davie Poplar tree under which the university's founder,, supposedly selected the location for the university. The legend of the D ...
Heinrich Himmler... known as the "Saal-Schutz" (Hall-Protection). Later under the leadership ofbetween 1929 and 1945, the SS was renamed the "Schutz-Staffel" and grew fr ...
Commandant of the Marine CorpsThe Chief of Naval Operations and thehave separate staffs, the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations and Head ...
Edward Burne-Jones... sts and writers influenced by the movement, most notably William Morris and. His work also influenced the European Symbolists and was a major precurs ...
Mahlon Dickerson... nd the township had some of the richest sources of iron ore in the country., who was New Jersey's 12th Governor, and his family owned the Dickerson M ...
Tom Wilkinson... spoon (Cecily), Frances O'Connor (Gwendolen), Anna Massey (Miss Prism), and(Dr. Chasuble). Parker's adaptation includes the dunning solicitor Mr. Gri ...
Julian Bashir... n "Devil in the Dark" (1967), saying, "I'm a doctor, not a bricklayer." Dr.(Alexander Siddig) from , The Doctor from and and Dr. Phlox from all use v ...
Saladin... such as Virgil, Averroes, Homer, Horace, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and, Avicenna has been recognized by both East and West, as one of the great ...
Sergei Zalyotin... ogram, and was replaced on the flight by Russian cosmonauts Yuri Lonchakov,and Belgium’s Frank De Winne
Olaus Magnus... of Johannes Schefferus, Acta Lapponica (1673), but was also used earlier byin his Description of the Northern peoples (1555). There is another sugges ...
Douglas MacArthurGeneral, the Army’s Chief of Staff, believed that the 1921 mobilization plan was ...
Wang Mang... acter long during the early Han and that rose beyond 98% after the usurpingbanned all two-character names outright. Although his Xin Dynasty was shor ...
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 ...
Nicholas Katzenbach(1964–1965), Ramsey Clark (1966–1967) and William P. Barr (1991) served as ...
Anna Massey... (Lady Bracknell), Reese Witherspoon (Cecily), Frances O'Connor (Gwendolen),(Miss Prism), and Tom Wilkinson (Dr. Chasuble). Parker's adaptation includ ...
U.S. Minister... 81, during a time of violence and political corruption. He was appointed asto the Ottoman Empire from 1881 to 1885
Pope Gregory VII... on, where he was joined by the young monk Hildebrand, who afterwards became; arriving in pilgrim garb at Rome in the following February, he was recei ...
Robert Zemeckis... tating screenplay for Beowulf was finally produced by the pair in 2007 withdirecting, utilizing the Performance capture technology pioneered in The P ...
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 ...
Ramsey ClarkNicholas Katzenbach (1964–1965),(1966–1967) and William P. Barr (1991) served as acting attorney general i ...
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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 ...
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 ...
Roy Bean... son in the county, was also started in 1882, but is now a ghost town. Judgeis said to have operated a saloon at Sanderson. The oil and gas industry b ...
Heydar AliyevThe National Council conferred presidential powers upon its new speaker,, former First Secretary of the Azerbaijani Communist Party (1969–81) and ...
Ron Dennis... mula One teams Williams, McLaren, Brabham and Toleman. Peter Warr of Lotus,of McLaren, and Bernie Ecclestone of Brabham made offers for testing in 19 ...
Jean-Pierre Blanchard... t hot air balloon landing in North America, gathering that distinction whencompleted his flight to Deptford from Philadelphia in 1793. During his fli ...
Alexander Hamilton... to contest elections and oppose the programs of Secretary for the Treasury. Jefferson needed to have a nationwide party to counteract the Federalist ...
William Morris... generation of artists and writers influenced by the movement, most notablyand Edward Burne-Jones. His work also influenced the European Symbolists a ...
Charles Haughey... convinced that he had enough support to defeat the other likely candidate,, and that Lynch should resign early to catch his opponents on the hop. Ly ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Michael Schumacher... ipation to a possible return to F1 with Ferrari, Formula One world championdid some preparation driving a kart in Lonato, Italy. Schumacher also race ...
Franz Kutschera... ation of Poland (notable individuals assassinated by AK include Igo Sym and)
Lew Welch... s another who had a strong impact on the Beat poets, encouraging poets likeand writing an introduction for the book publication of Ginsberg's Howl (1 ...
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 ...
Tadeusz Kościuszko... area and in exile, were soon working on national insurrection preparations.was chosen as its leader; the popular general came from abroad and on Marc ...
Hjalmar Schacht... ritish Treasury. He was a close friend of the German Central Bank presidentand the godfather to one of Schacht's grandchildren. Both were members of ...
Lysanderwas the Spartan who after the end of the Peloponnesian War in 404 BCE esta ...
Mr. T... h as Saturday Night Live (on a 10th-season episode hosted by Hulk Hogan and), and the 1984 film Special People. In 1985, he appeared at the first Wre ...
Gundobad... sted in religion, while the actual power was held by Ricimer and his nephew
Matthew LyonRepublican editors,, a member of Congress, and private individuals were targets of prosecutio ...
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 ...
Brian Lamb... ed Press during the 1936 Olympics, diplomat Edward M. Korry, C-SPAN founder, ex-Dow Jones CEO Les Hinton and novelists Tony Hillerman and Daniel Silv ...
Alexander the Great... not mentioned in the book written by Arrian of Nicomedia about campaigns ofbut he only mentions the Oman side of Maka which he calls "Maketa". The re ...
John Kerry... eceived 49.9% of the vote in South Hackensack (499 cast), ahead of Democrat, who received around 48.5% (485 votes), with 999 ballots cast among the t ...
J.E.B. Stuart... ver. During the Gettysburg Campaign in June 1863, Confederate Major Generaland Union cavalry clashed in the battles of Aldie, Middleburg, and Uppervi ...
Thomas GilbertCaptain John Charles Marshall together withcame to the islands in 1788. The islands were named after the first in the ...
Elvis PresleyThe great success of young rock stars likeand film stars like James Dean in the 1950s, as well as the wider emergenc ...
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 ...
José Bustamante y Rivero... that his parents had separated. During the government of Peruvian President, Vargas Llosa's maternal grandfather obtained a diplomatic post in the Pe ...
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 ...
Alexander Hamilton... eneficiary of the rebellion due to its sheltering of the rebel ringleaders.broke from other New Yorkers, including major landowners with claims on Ve ...
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 ...
William O. Douglas... ng for a dozen years, during which Roosevelt appointees (led by Hugo Black,, and Frank Murphy) established a body of civil liberties law. In 1938, Ju ...
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 ...
Ricimer... a puppet ruler, put on the throne by the Roman general of Germanic descent, and was mainly interested in religion, while the actual power was held b ...
Richard Avedon... ck cover, the album also included the famous photos of The Beatles taken bycopyrighted on 17 August 1967. The whole project uses exclusively differen ...
Nigel Mansell... McLaren had a vacancy for the 1984 season. Warr actually wanted to replacewith Senna at Lotus, but the title sponsor, Imperial Tobacco, wanted a Bri ...
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 ...
Commandant of the Marine Corps... f of Naval Operations (CNO), and for matters regarding the Marine Corps the(CMC). The CNO and the Commandant act as the principal executive agents of ...
William Brennan... part of the most liberal wing of the Court, together with Warren, Douglas,, and Arthur Goldberg. They said the Court had a role beyond that of Congr ...
John Charles MarshallCaptaintogether with Thomas Gilbert came to the islands in 1788. The islands were ...
Al Gore... rt of the working group of the IPCC which shared the Nobel Peace Prize withfor their dissemination of the effects of climate change
Lazar Kaganovich... t recognized building, Saint Basil's Cathedral, as well. The legend is that, Stalin's associate and director of the Moscow reconstruction plan, prepa ...
Gallienus... is successes as a cavalry commander ultimately made him a member of emperor' entourage. In 268, Aurelian and his cavalry participated in general Clau ...
George W. Bush... mber 11 attacks, Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Governor George Pataki, and Presidentvowed to rebuild the World Trade Center site. On the day of the attacks, G ...
Lord Brabourne... ception would more likely reflect response to the uncle than to the nephew.counselled that the intense scrutiny of the press would be more likely to ...
Wesley Merritt... rsaw the supplying of the expedition to the Philippines under Major General
Tommy Armour... atest Game Ever Played), and Arthur Havers. From America came Walter Hagen,, Jim Barnes and Al Watrous
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 ...
Cassius Dio... he Romans eventually captured it and killed all the defenders. According to, 580,000 Jews were killed, 50 fortified towns and 985 villages razed. Yet ...
Stefan Aust... e German governments former and present. The exhaustive study of the RAF by(revised in 2009 as "Baader-Meinhof: the inside story of the RAF") is cate ...
John Ford"They're the kind of twisted, instantly memorable characters one meets in's westerns, Jack Kerouac's road novels, but, most of all, in the blues an ...
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 ...
Hermann Göring... heard the news of the catastrophe, before launching into a bitter attack on, the commander of the Luftwaffe: "If I had the power I would drag this co ...
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 ...
Philip Sheridan... al inaccuracies, one of which was that Stuart, George Armstrong Custer, andwere firm friends and all attended West Point together in 1854
Truman... tten investigations and demand actions that were already being taken by theAdministration, although it can be said that the committee's investigation ...
Elvis Presley... e hits by different artists that followed this album; for example, ELV1S byor Number Ones by the Bee Gees). On its back cover, the album also include ...
Agesilaus IIwas one of the two kings of Sparta during Sparta’s hegemony. Plutarch late ...
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 ...
Maurice Denham... l", Richard Pasco as "Jack Worthing", Jeremy Clyde as "Algernon Moncrieff",as "Rev. Canon Chasuble", Sylvia Coleridge as "Miss Prism", Barbara Leigh- ...
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 ...
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Petronius Maximus... lavius Anicius Probus (suggested by Settipani) or, according to some clues,
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 ...
Paul Anka... ian — and to artists who deliberately cultivated a (safer) idol image, like. Anka initially modelled himself on a particular generic type, the teen i ...
Julius Caesar... m Germanic tribes by moving into Gaul, but were defeated at Lawrenceburg by's armies and then sent back. The alpine region became integrated into the ...
Hugh LoftingIn 1920wrote The Story of Doctor Dolittle, the first of ten Doctor Dolittle books
George Armstrong Custer... nfamous for its many historical inaccuracies, one of which was that Stuart,, and Philip Sheridan were firm friends and all attended West Point togeth ...
Harlan F. Stone... d Frank Murphy) established a body of civil liberties law. In 1938, Justicewrote the famous "footnote four" in United States v. Carolene Products Co. ...
Screamin' Jay Hawkins... of the Beatles and the Who and southern soul artists like Otis Redding and. Parliament is a funk/R&B band whose influences are the funky side of Hen ...
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 ...
Captain Kirk... pair of warring adversaries (giving the examples of "cowboys and Indians orand Klingons"), the song does contain the line "On the air America/I model ...
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 ...
William T. Sutherlin... ys. Jefferson Davis and the temporary Capital moved to the palatial home ofon April 3, 1865. It was in the Sutherlin home that Davis' issued his fina ...
Lady BrabourneCharles dutifully wrote to Amanda's mother (who was also his godmother),, about his interest. Her answer was supportive, but advised him that she ...
Ernest Borgnine... ted next door to Lee High School. This cult classic starred Richard Harris,, Ann Turkel, and Cecily Hovanes
Matthew Lyon, born in Ireland, was a Democratic-Republican congressman from Vermont. H ...
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
Wayne Wang... ther critical acclaim for her role as Harvey Keitel's estranged daughter in's Smoke and also as Val Kilmer's wife in Michael Mann's Heat. That same y ...
Duperrey... slands were named after the first in the Russian (Krusenstern) and French () maps (1820), later in the English maps. However, they were claimed under ...
Edmund Hillary... inal assault on the summit with its second climbing pair, the New Zealanderand Tenzing Norgay, a Nepali sherpa climber from Darjeeling, India. They r ...
Paul Newman... -up comedian. He appeared in more than 15 films, including The Hustler withand Jackie Gleason, in which he had a cameo role as a bartender
Jon Corzine... eceived 43.6% of the vote in South Hackensack (333 cast), ahead of Democrat, who received around 43.1% (329 votes), with 763 ballots cast among the t ...
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 ...
Ulrich WilleA major manoeuvre commanded in 1912 by, a reputed Germanophile, convinced visiting European heads of state, in p ...
William H. Seward... izenship. Lincoln accepted the offer, writing (with his Secretary of State,) in reply that San Marino proved that "government founded on republican p ...
George Washington... anklin, was editor of the Aurora, a Republican newspaper. Bache had accusedof incompetence and financial irregularities, and "the blind, bald, crippl ...
Jefferson Davis... apital of the Confederate States of America within the space of a few days.and the temporary Capital moved to the palatial home of William T. Sutherl ...
Richard Pasco... ay; directed by Ian Cotterell, it featured Fabia Drake as "Lady Bracknell",as "Jack Worthing", Jeremy Clyde as "Algernon Moncrieff", Maurice Denham a ...
Anicius Hermogenianus Olybrius... which gathers the consensus of the historians, he was related to the Consul, whose wife and cousin, Anicia Juliana, had the same name Olybrius gave t ...
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 ...
Frank Murphy... ring which Roosevelt appointees (led by Hugo Black, William O. Douglas, and) established a body of civil liberties law. In 1938, Justice Harlan F. St ...
Zhuge Liang... y popularized two-character surnames and a number of important figures likeand possessed them. As of 2009, in the United States, 70,000 family names ...
Prince Philip... Windsor by subsequent royal decree. After the marriage of Elizabeth II and, it was decreed that their non-royal descendants were to bear the (maiden ...
John S. Mosby... d in the battles of Aldie, Middleburg, and Upperville. Confederate partisanbased his operations in Loudoun and adjoining Fauquier County (for a more ...
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 ...
Alexander W. Terrell... population was 984. Its county seat is Sanderson. The county was named for, a Texas state senator. It is the setting for Cormac McCarthy's novel No ...
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 ...
Ernest Carl Castle... June 5, General Yitzhak Rabin (then IDF Chief of Staff) informed Commander, the American Naval Attaché in Tel Aviv, that Israel would defend its coa ...
Wells Spicer... watchmaker from New York, one of three men implicated in the robbery. Judgeissued an arrest warrant for Holliday. The Earps found witnesses who could ...
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 ...
Zhang Qian... 14 BCE by the Han dynasty, largely through the missions and explorations of, but earlier trade routes across the continents already existed. In the l ...
John Nance GarnerRed River County is the birthplace of, 32nd Vice President of the United States. B.P. Newman (1927–2008), a Tex ...
Heraclius... ncreasingly influenced by Greek culture after the 7th century, when Emperor(AD 575 - 641) decided to make Greek the empire's official language. Certa ...
Michael Collins... e and the pro-Treaty side in the Irish Civil War, identifying in particularas the founder of the movement
Hyder AliHowever, during 1750-60from Mysore attacked Thrissur and was forced to become tributary of Mysore ...
Alcibiades... gis’ son Leotychidas was rumored to be the illegitimate son of the Athenian.) One of Agesilaus’ biggest supporters was the famous Spartan naval comma ...
consulate... rius' career: in 464 the Eastern court chose him for the high honour of the
Omar al-Bashir... ritarian state where all effective political power is obtained by Presidentand the ruling National Congress Party (NCO)
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 ...
Roy Chadwick... lane pioneer Sir Arthur Whitten Brown, and designer of the Lancaster bomber, while famous academics include mathematicians Louis Joel Mordell, Hanna ...
Edgar Allan Poe... taste for the macabre combined with realism that influenced such authors as(1809–1849), Nikolai Gogol (1809–1852), Charles Dickens (1812–1870), Charl ...
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 ...
SallustThe author's chief sources are Cicero, Livy,and Pompeius Trogus, especially the first two. Valerius's treatment of his ...
Michael Mukasey... nominee. Keisler served as acting attorney general until the nomination ofon November 9, 2007
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 ...
Walter Devereux... he 16th century in Ireland, where it was used by English commanders such asand Richard Bingham. Its most infamous use was by Humphrey Gilbert during ...
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 ...
Gabrielle GiffordsThe attempted assassination of Representative, and the murders of chief judge for the U.S. District Court for Arizona, ...
John Cornyn... entative Rick Noriega of Houston, who failed to unseat Republican incumbent
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 ...
Michelangelo... laced buon fresco, and was used by painters such as Gianbattista Tiepolo or. This technique had, in reduced form, the advantages of a secco work
Phil Collins... for services to the music industry". May is a friend of singer and musicianand was a special guest at the Genesis reunion concert at Twickenham Stadi ...
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 ...
Jon Corzine... ion, Republican Chris Christie received 70% of the vote, defeating Democrat, who received around 21%
Jules Dumont d'Urville... ng island. The term was first proposed to distinguish the region in 1831 by
Yitzhak RabinAccording to Israeli sources, at the start of the war on June 5, General(then IDF Chief of Staff) informed Commander Ernest Carl Castle, the Ameri ...
Richard Bingham... reland, where it was used by English commanders such as Walter Devereux and. Its most infamous use was by Humphrey Gilbert during the wars against th ...
Joan Collins... Burgess Meredith (the Penguin), Julie Newmar and Eartha Kitt (Catwoman) and(the Siren) added to the show's mass appeal. A two-part episode featuring ...
Bill Clinton... re allowed to consolidate. The legislation was signed into law by President
Oliver Ellsworth... met in Philadelphia was dominated by strong-government advocates. Delegateof Connecticut argued that because the people could not be trusted (as exe ...
Serafino Mazzolini... Hitler and one to Benito Mussolini, the latter delivered by a delegation to, a high-ranking diplomat in the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Dema ...
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 ...
Hugh Hefner... e "Best Small Towns in America" on numerous lists during the last 50 years.built his first Playboy resort, which was much larger than any Playboy Clu ...
Robert Cummings... ing his later years. Hitchcock was forced to use Universal contract playersand Priscilla Lane, both known for their work in comedies and light dramas ...
Justinian... Procopius writes that he was "a very particular friend and guest-friend of, who had not yet come to the throne", noting that Hilderic and Justinian ...
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"
Shirkuh... n the Fatimid dynasty of Egypt. In 1163, Nur ad-Din's most trusted general,set out on a military expedition to the Nile. Accompanying the general was ...
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, ...
Augustus... imen of shameless adulation. The few allusions to Caesar's murderers and tohardly pass beyond the conventional style of the writer's day. The only pa ...
Till Brönner... their first two albums, re-arranged by Grammy Award-nominated jazz musician. Critically acclaimed by critics, the album reached number nine of the Ge ...
Zheng ZhilongKoxinga was born to, a Chinese merchant and pirate, and Tagawa Matsu, a Japanese woman, in 16 ...
Yashwant Sinha... term of five years. Vajpayee and his economic team, led by Finance Minister, continuing the policies initiated by the previous Congress Government un ...
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 ...
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 ...
Walworth Barbour... In a message sent from U.S. Secretary of State Dean Rusk to U.S. Ambassador, in Tel Aviv, Israel, Rusk asked for "urgent confirmation" of Israel's cl ...
Henri Guisan... obilization of the army took place during World War II under the command of(see also Switzerland during the World Wars). The Patrouille des Glaciers ...
Al Calavicci... s that he's not who everyone in the past seems to think he is. Rear Admiral(Dean Stockwell), a senior naval officer, Naval Aviator and Sam's best fri ...
John McCain... t known resident is U.S. Senator and 2008 Republican Presidential candidate. McCain's home in the community, referred to in the media as his "Sedona ...
Tom Wilkinson... nshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), alongside Jim Carrey, Kate Winslet, and. The latter film received very positive reviews, with Entertainment Weekl ...
John Cunningham... rodrome, and lasted 31 minutes. The pilot was de Havilland chief test pilot, a famous night-fighter pilot of the Second World War; the test crew also ...
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 ...
Sejanus... ich can fairly be called fulsome is the violently rhetorical tirade against
Sarah Palin... ia as his "Sedona Cabin," is where he and his running-mate, Alaska governor, prepared for their debates
Kirk Douglas... got the part of Dr. David Banner's alter ego. Schwarzenegger appeared withand Ann-Margret in the 1979 comedy The Villain. In 1980 he starred in a bi ...
Alain Prost... Lauda for second on lap 19. He quickly began to cut the gap to race leader, but before he could attack Prost the race was stopped on lap 31 for safe ...
Francis NicholsonIn September 1710, 3,600 British and colonial forces led byfinally captured Port Royal after a siege of one week. This ended official ...
Benito Mussolini... him von Ribbentrop, German Foreign Minister, one to Adolf Hitler and one to, the latter delivered by a delegation to Serafino Mazzolini, a high-ranki ...
John Bruton... President of Ireland Mary McAleese, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern, former Taoisigh, Albert Reynolds and Charles Haughey, and various political persons from ...
Jon Corzine... ion, Republican Chris Christie received 68% of the vote, defeating Democrat, who received around 21%
Joachim von Ribbentrop... invasion by German forces, the state sent three letters of protest: one to, German Foreign Minister, one to Adolf Hitler and one to Benito Mussolini ...
1st Earl Roberts... military commanders: past examples included the 1st Viscount Nelson and the
Germanicus... also an intimate friend of the most literary prince of the imperial family,
Manuel Noriega... d success until 1991, when the United States invaded Panama to oust General. At the time Panama was one of the largest providers of offshore financia ...
Prunella Scales... e", Sylvia Coleridge as "Miss Prism", Barbara Leigh-Hunt as "Gwendolen" andas "Cecily". The production was released on CD as part of the "Classic Rad ...
Martin Scorsese... " directors, which included William Friedkin, Brian De Palma, George Lucas,, Michael Cimino, and Francis Ford Coppola. His most critically acclaimed ...
Ricimer... minated the state, such as Stilicho, Constantius III, Aëtius, Boniface, and. Zeno granted it to Odoacer to legitimize the later's rule in Italy after ...
Pliny the Elder... yrus. The extraction of starch is first described in the Natural History ofaround AD 77-79. Romans used it also in cosmetic creams, to powder the hai ...
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, ...
Associate Justice... ely of Federalists, all appointed by Washington. Many of them, particularlySamuel Chase, were openly hostile to the Federalists' opponents. Individua ...
JulianIn the year AD 363, the Emperor's invasion of Persia was turned back by a scorched earth policy
Joseph LaMotta... Jake LaMotta, Jr., died of liver cancer. In September 1998, his younger sondied in the crash of Swissair Flight 111 off the coast of Nova Scotia, Can ...
Bob Dole... who also happened to be the wife of long-time colleague and former Senatorof Kansas. Dole held the seat for a single term, losing her 2008 re-electi ...
Koxinga... erwhelmed the Ming Dynasty. In 1661, a naval fleet led by the Ming loyalist, arrived in Taiwan to oust the Dutch from Zeelandia and establish a pro-M ...
JesusIn the Sermon on the Mount in the Gospel of Matthew,says
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 ...
Lloyd Tilghman... tching him. Little did Wallace know at that time the officer was Brig. Gen., whom Wallace would replace as commander of Fort Henry in a few days. Dur ...
Dean Rusk... er the Liberty attack ended. In a message sent from U.S. Secretary of Stateto U.S. Ambassador Walworth Barbour, in Tel Aviv, Israel, Rusk asked for " ...
Adolf Hitler... of protest: one to Joachim von Ribbentrop, German Foreign Minister, one toand one to Benito Mussolini, the latter delivered by a delegation to Seraf ...
Nur ad-Din ZangiAfter the failure of the Second Crusade,had control of Damascus and a unified Syria
Alan Turing... ombinator is the Turing fixed-point combinator (named after its discoverer,)
1st Viscount Nelson... ent for such remainders for military commanders: past examples included theand the 1st Earl Roberts
Jimi Hendrix... h a psychedelic rock touch whose influences include the amplifier sounds ofand Led Zeppelin, James Brown's funk, blues, Sun Ra's experimentation, Fra ...
Richard Griffiths... ement of Peter Jones by William Franklyn as the Book, and Richard Vernon byas Slartibartfast, since both had died. (Homage to Jones' iconic portrayal ...
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 ...
Thomas Saltus Lubbock... he population was 278,831. Its county seat is Lubbock. Lubbock is named for, a Confederate colonel and Texas Ranger (some sources give his first name ...
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 ...
Gordon RamsayIn June 2006,, his production company, and his producer accepted an out-of-Court settle ...
William Holman HuntFollowing the exhibition of's painting The Eve of St. Agnes, Rossetti sought out Hunt's friendship. T ...
Janet Reno... orted the Brady bill and was in office in the beginnings of the Waco siege., President Clinton's nominee for attorney general, was confirmed on March ...
Michael Collins... many RIC Police Intelligence officers during the Irish War of Independence.set up a special unit – the Squad – for this purpose, which had the effect ...
Rick Lazio... is represented by Steve Israel. A Democrat, Israel won the seat vacated byin 2000 when he made his unsuccessful bid for the U.S. Senate. The third d ...
Charles Haughey... e, Taoiseach Bertie Ahern, former Taoisigh John Bruton, Albert Reynolds and, and various political persons from all parties. The coffin was then flow ...
Ulysses S. Grant... ebruary 1862, while preparing for an advance against Fort Henry, Brig. Gen.sent two wooden gunboats (timberclads) down the Tennessee River for one la ...
Michael Sheen... it featured Judi Dench as "Lady Bracknell", Sir Michael Hordern as "Lane",as "Jack Worthing", Martin Clunes as "Algernon Moncrieff", John Moffatt as ...
Manmohan Singh... initiated by the previous Congress Government under P. V. Narasimha Rao and, pushed through major privatizations of big government corporations, the ...
Rehnquist... regulation. It was thus seen as a (narrow) victory for federalism when theCourt reined in federal regulatory power in United States v. Lopez (1995) ...
Władysław Sikorski... Tokarzewski. Seven weeks later, November 17, 1939, on the orders of General, this organization was succeeded by Związek Walki Zbrojnej (Union for Arm ...
Aetius... as Oost believed in his article. Regardless, the powerful Magister militumhad forced Valentinian to betroth Placidia to his own son Gaudentius, so O ...
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 ...
Arthur C. Clarke... e other space advocates such as actor Tom Hanks and author and futurist Sir. In a 2007 interview with GQ magazine, Bass stated that he "absolutely" s ...
John McCain... he national and state levels. In the 2008 Presidential Election, Republicanreceived 61% of the vote, defeating Democrat Barack Obama, who received ar ...
George Lucas... "New Hollywood" directors, which included William Friedkin, Brian De Palma,, Martin Scorsese, Michael Cimino, and Francis Ford Coppola. His most crit ...
Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke... onathan Swift, John Gay, John Arbuthnot, Robert Harley, Thomas Parnell, and. This club included several of the notable satirists of early 18th centur ...
Eric Clapton... g Pink and The Band also influenced their musical contemporaries, with bothand George Harrison citing the Band as a major influence on their musical ...
Sting... us groups. In this aborted 1983 version, Aidan Quinn was cast as Jesus, andwas cast as Pontius Pilate. (In the 1988 version, these roles were played ...
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 ...
William B. Saxbe... and fired Cox. He remained acting attorney general until the appointment ofon December 17, 1973
John McCain... nal level, Fairfield leans toward the Republican Party. In 2008, Republicanreceived 2797 votes here (about 70%), while Democrat Barack Obama received ...
Henry Lipson... , Hanna Neumann, Lewis Fry Richardson and Robin Bullough, and the physicist
Tex JohnstonIn his autobiography, test pilotdescribed a Dutch roll incident he experienced as a passenger on an early ...
Patricia Mountbatten, 2nd Countess Mountbatten of BurmaLord and Lady Mountbatten had two daughters:(born on 14 February 1924), sometime lady-in-waiting to Queen Elizabeth II ...
MemnonThe Greek mercenary generalsuggested to the Persian Satraps the use of the scorched earth policy agai ...
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 ...
John JayIn early 1787wrote that the rural disturbances and the inability of the central governm ...
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 ...
Michał Karaszewicz-Tokarzewski... asions of Poland were nearing completion, on September 27, 1939, by General. Seven weeks later, November 17, 1939, on the orders of General Władysław ...
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 ...
Roland Nef... é Blattmann. Lt-Gen Blattmann replaced Lieutenant-General (Korpskommandant)who resigned on July 25, 2008 following allegations of sexual harassment
Tiberius... thor of a collection of historical anecdotes. He worked during the reign of(14 AD to 37 AD)
Truman... ionist Senator Robert Taft. Eisenhower's campaign was a crusade against theadministration's policies regarding "Korea, Communism and Corruption.
Zachary Taylor... egimental adjutant and the rank of first lieutenant, serving in the army of, although he personally did not participate in combat. After hostilities, ...
L. Frank BaumIn 1900(1856–1919) published The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. It has been constantly i ...
Winston Churchill... ish subjects to be honoured in that way (other examples are Lord Nelson and)—and the last heraldic state funeral to be held in Britain. The funeral t ...
John Jay... and the republican interest." In New York, the candidates for governor were, a Federalist, and incumbent George Clinton, who was allied with Jefferso ...
Francis Preston Blair... aster General under President Abraham Lincoln, and a great-granddaughter of, a journalist and adviser to President Andrew Jackson, and Levi Woodbury, ...
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 ...
Kenny Wheeler... musicians (such as John Surman, Zbigniew Namyslowski, Albert Mangelsdorff,and Mike Westbrook) anxious to develop new approaches reflecting their nat ...
Blas María de la Garza Falcón... s it that he placed a large wooden cross. Six years later another Spaniard,, found the cross while conducting an expedition in the area and named the ...
Fu Qian... esigned for a ceremonial four-wheeled carriage. The 2nd century commentatoradded that this collapsible umbrella of Wang Mang's carriage had bendable ...
Daniel O'ConnellJack Lynch has been described as "the most popular Irish politician since." This praise did not come from Lynch's allies or even his own party, but ...
John Everett Millais... philosophy of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, which they founded along with
Muhammad Ali... er, as well as the people that helped him in baseball. Because his idol was, Henderson decided to use the words "greatest of all time." These words h ...
Ice-T... ck to the mid-1980s style of Philadelphia's Schoolly D and the West Coast's, the style broadened and came to apply to many different regions in the c ...
Miriam Margolyes... rtin Clunes as "Algernon Moncrieff", John Moffatt as "Rev. Canon Chasuble",as "Miss Prism", Samantha Bond as "Gwendolen" and Amanda Root as "Cecily". ...
John McCain... toward the Republican Party. In the 2008 Presidential Election, Republicanreceived 62% of the vote, defeating Democrat Barack Obama, who received ar ...
Louis Antoine de Bougainville... thought was a southern continent. Europeans did not return until 1768, whenrediscovered the islands. In 1774, Captain Cook named the islands the New ...
Epaminondas... eace on the mainland by sending diplomats to meet with Agesilaus in Sparta., the Theban diplomat, angered Agesilaus by arguing for the freedom of the ...
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 ...
Constantine the GreatThe First Council of Nicea was convened byupon the recommendations of a synod led by Hosius of Córdoba in the Easter ...
Surendranath Banerjee... ial levels. Dadabhai Naoroji formed the East India Association in 1867, andfounded the Indian National Association in 1876
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 ...
George Martin... d an international reputation as a tourist getaway, and the record producerestablished an important recording studio there, Associated Independent Re ...
Yogi BerraVerducci wrote, "Rickey is the modern-day, only faster." Henderson himself is resigned to his persona: "A lot of st ...
Wang Mang... oldest reference to a collapsible umbrella dates to the year 21 A.D., when(r. 9–23) had one designed for a ceremonial four-wheeled carriage. The 2nd ...
Elvis Presley... s daughter, Lisa-Marie, was born on September 17, 2002. She was named after's daughter
HoraceThe chicory plant is one of the earliest cited in recorded literature.mentions it in reference to his own diet, which he describes as very simpl ...
Desmond O'Malley... he biggest crowds in the city's history. Lynch's friend and political ally,, delivered the graveside oration, paying tribute to Lynch's sense of dece ...
Stilicho... century, to the powerful magistri militum who dominated the state, such as, Constantius III, Aëtius, Boniface, and Ricimer. Zeno granted it to Odoac ...
Manuel A. OdríaIn 1953, during the government of, Vargas Llosa enrolled in Lima's National University of San Marcos, the o ...
William Dugdale... were destroyed, but not before the building was surveyed by the antiquarian, who published his results in 1656
Joseph Kanon... ney and Cate Blanchett in Steven Soderbergh's The Good German, based on thenovel of the same name
Caesar... a former generation a specimen of shameless adulation. The few allusions to's murderers and to Augustus hardly pass beyond the conventional style of ...
Charles Laughton... irline and eyebrows. During filming she was visited on the set by the actor. She commented that she had a "nerve" playing a woman in her sixties, to ...
John Coffee Hays... e 2010 census, its official population had reached 157,107. It is named for, a Texas Ranger and Mexican-American War officer. The seat of the county ...
Omar al-Bashir... c of Sudan was restructured following a military coup on 30 June 1989, when, then a colonel in the Sudanese Army, led a group of officers and ousted ...
Charlemagne... terms Solmonath (mud month) and Kale-monath (named for cabbage) as well as's designation Hornung. In Finnish, the month is called helmikuu, meaning ...
Elliot Richardson... is Oval Office conversations. Nixon initially ordered U.S. Attorney General, to fire Cox. Richardson resigned rather than carry out the order. Deputy ...
Al Calavicci... er people to "put right what once went wrong". Dean Stockwell co-starred as, Sam's womanizing, cigar-smoking sidekick and best friend, who appeared a ...
John Adams... of foreign debt payments. Even comparatively conservative commentators likeobserved that these levies were "heavier than the People could bear.
Isaac Stevens... Indian attacks on white explorers and settlers dropped significantly afternegotiated the Treaty of Hellgate in 1855, and white settlement in the are ...
Pope Paul VI... s canonized by Pope Gregory XV, and in 1970 named a Doctor of the Church by. Her books, which include her autobiography, The Life of Teresa of Jesus, ...
Oskari Tokoi... of its prominent leaders. He became an Agrarian minister in the Senates of, Pehr Evind Svinhufvud and Juho Kusti Paasikivi
Robert Plant... 's The Blue Ridge Rangers Rides Again in 2009. In 2010, Miller again joinedand Patty Griffin with Robert Plant's Band of Joy, touring both the US and ...
Edmund Hillary... before the confirmed ascent (and of course, safe descent) of Everest by Sirand Tenzing Norgay in 1953
Earl of Euston... granduncle); Princess Alexandra of Kent (his 1st cousin once removed); the; the Lord Elphinstone (his 1st cousin once removed); and Mrs Harold Phill ...
Levi Woodbury... is Preston Blair, a journalist and adviser to President Andrew Jackson, and, an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. However, the relationship bet ...
Lord North... ere unsuccessful because King George III and the ministry of Prime Ministerwere determined not to retreat on the question of parliamentary supremacy. ...
John Boyd... e Korean War and as a fighter tactics instructor in the early 1960s Colonelwith mathematician Thomas Christie developed the Energy-Maneuverability th ...
Muhammad Ali... quaintances in rhyme goes back to the dozens, and was portrayed famously byin his boxing matches. The winner of a battle is decided by the crowd and/ ...
John Kerry... Gore an 11-percent victory in the county in 2000. 2004 Democratic candidatewon by a much smaller margin of one percent, in 2008 Democratic candidate ...
William J. Bratton... ation of the broken windows theory in aggressive policing policies, such as's zero-tolerance policy, has been shown to criminalize the poor and homel ...
Richard Saltonstall... andidates proposed to replace Cradock, and won the election. The other two,and John Humphrey, had many other interests, and their dedication to the c ...
James Stewart... e cut, and began the next take with the camera in the same place. Featuringin the leading role, Rope was the first of four films Stewart would make w ...
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 ...
Howard Hughes... lson obtained evidence that Davis was engaged in a sexual relationship withand subsequently filed for divorce citing Davis's "cruel and inhuman manne ...
Sir Lawrence Bragg... y. The Cavendish Laboratory at Cambridge was under the general direction of, who won the Nobel Prize in 1915 at the age of 25. Bragg was influential ...
Gerald Ford... after Lyndon Johnson has also appointed staff to this position. Initially,and Jimmy Carter tried to operate without a Chief of Staff but both eventu ...
Sean Connery... n market. Before the project could gain momentum Blackman was cast oppositein Goldfinger, requiring her to leave the series
Mac Mahon... iment of Zouaves, were part of the Second Brigade of the Second Division of's Corps. The Foreign Legion acquitted itself particularly well against th ...
Photius... lieved to have been the Eighth Ecumenical Council by some Eastern Orthodox.had been appointed Patriarch of Constantinople but deposed by a Council of ...
Robert Burns... novella The Vampyre by Byron's doctor John William Polidori. The lyrics ofin Scotland and Thomas Moore, from Ireland but based in London or elsewher ...
Captain Christopher Newport... and after the Starving Time during the winter of 1609–1610 aboard a ship of, they encountered another fleet of supply ships under the new Governor Th ...
Michael Schumacher... ne drivers grew up racing karts, most prominent among them, World Champions, Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Räikkönen, Jenson Butto ...
Grayson PerryAttention was also given to transvestitewho exhibited pots decorated with sexual imagery, and was the prize winner ...
Jimmy Carter... ore Shoals to the Kings Mountain National Military Park. In 1980, President— recognizing the historical significance of the frontier patriots marchin ...
Liam Cosgrave... ch's allies or even his own party, but from the former leader of Fine Gael,. As a sportsman Lynch earned a reputation for decency and fair play, char ...
William L. McGonagleWith the outbreak of war, Captainof the Liberty immediately asked Vice Admiral William I. Martin at the U.S ...
Edna LewisCelebrated traditional Southern chef and authorwrote a series of books between 1972 and 2003, including A Taste of Countr ...
Michelangelo... c approach first adopted by the Mannerist artists who succeeded Raphael andand the formal training regime introduced by Sir Joshua Reynolds. Their ap ...
Archidamus III... off after Sparta’s defeat at Leuctra. Following Agesilaus’ death in 360 BC,became king and practiced a policy of non-conflict between Athens and the ...
Albert, Prince Consort... ncess Alice of the United Kingdom, who was a daughter of Queen Victoria and. His paternal grandparents were Prince Alexander of Hesse and Princess Ju ...
Alexander IIn 1812 Czarwas able to render Napoleon Bonaparte's invasion of Russia useless by util ...
Henry GibsonRuth Buzzi, Judy Carne,, Larry Hovis, Arte Johnson and Jo Anne Worley were originally in the pilo ...
John McCain... party's electors since 1912. Although Texas as a whole voted for Republicanin the 2008 presidential election, Democrat Barack Obama won 33,435 votes ...
Jim Webb... ent U.S. Senators from the Commonwealth of Virginia are Mark Warner (D) and(D)
Che Guevara... classes for the purpose of suppressing the oppressed classes, withers away.sought socialism based on the rural peasantry rather than the urban workin ...
Jim Leach... hil Gramm (Republican of Texas) and in the U.S. House of Representatives by(R-Iowa). The third lawmaker associated with the bill was Rep. Thomas J. B ...
Mao Zedong... ones are included, they are noted via tone marks. In pinyin, 毛泽东 is written
Richard Mulcahy... 21 November were an effort by the IRA in Dublin, under Michael Collins andto wipe out the British intelligence organisation in the city
James Buchanan... idge. The county was originally named Buchanan County, after U.S. President, but was renamed in 1861 for Alexander H. Stephens, the vice president of ...
George W. Bush... between its north and south. While the north (Oak Harbor) is conservative -received almost 65 percent of the 2004 vote and carried all precincts - al ...
Isaac Stevens... ly formed Washington Territorial Government and signed into law by Governor
Robert Lepage... n the April 2011 production of Die Walküre. The staging of Das Rheingold byinvolved 24 identical wedges able to rotate independently on a horizontal ...
Vitruvius... icae; Oppian, Halieutica and Cynegetica; the complete works of Xenophon and; the Argonautica of the so-called Orpheus (for which Ruhnken nicknamed hi ...
Joe Calzaghe... Bruno heavyweight championship fight at the Arms Park in 1993, and many of's fights, between 2003 and 2007
Drew Carey... , pop singer Don Everly, and a version of the “Too Fat Polka” with comedian
Alain Prost... ost prominent among them, World Champions Michael Schumacher, Ayrton Senna,, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Räikkönen, Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton and Sebas ...
Constantine I... ed in Nicaea in Bithynia (present-day İznik in Turkey) by the Roman Emperorin AD 325. This first ecumenical council was the first effort to attain co ...
Ian Fleming... persuading Cubby that Sean Connery was the right man. James Bond's creator,, originally doubted Connery's casting, saying, "He's not what I envisione ...
Louis MacNeice... – Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – John Lydgate – H. F. Lyte –– Andrew Marvell – John Masefield – Alice Meynell – Harold Monro – William ...
Bat Masterson... and Morgan Earp, Wells Fargo agent Marshall Williams, former Kansas Sheriff(who was dealing faro at the Oriental Saloon), and County Sheriff Behan se ...
Antonia Fraser... itle character in the 2006 biographical film Marie Antoinette. Adapted from's book , the film was Dunst's second with director Sofia Coppola. The mov ...
Queen Elizabeth II... s is a member of the Commonwealth of Nations, and a Commonwealth realm withas head of state (represented by a Governor-General)
John F. Kennedy... ing commander-in-chief, and suggested two days later, on the anniversary of's assassination, that Clinton "better not show up around here [Fort Bragg ...
George Washington... Robert Rutherford, a Revolutionary War financier and an intimate friend of. In 1799, Rutherford sold his Forks of Buffalo holdings to James Brown of ...
Ngo Dinh DiemIn 1963, the South Vietnamese President, a Catholic, and the younger brother of Archbishop Ngo Dinh Thuc banned t ...
Owain GlyndŵrOne famous Welsh longbow victory was on 22 June 1402 whenfought a battle against the English at Bryn Glas. He strategically placed ...
John DingellDuring debate in the House of Representatives, Rep.(Democrat of Michigan) argued that the bill would result in banks becoming ...
Prince Louis of Battenberg... itles were dropped in 1917. He was the youngest child and the second son ofand his wife Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine. His maternal grandpa ...
Robert Novak... 1994, Helms created a sensation when he told broadcasters Rowland Evans andthat Clinton was "not up" to the tasks of being commander-in-chief, and su ...
Rumer Godden... ade The River, his first color film. Based on the novel of the same name by, the film is both a meditation on human beings' relationship with nature ...
John Kerry... te and carried all precincts - all southern and central precincts voted for. This is probably accounted for by the presence of Naval Air Station Whid ...
Thomas J. Bliley, Jr.... by Jim Leach (R-Iowa). The third lawmaker associated with the bill was Rep.(R-Virginia), Chairman of the House Commerce Committee from 1995 to 2001
John Malcolm... a the parasol is repeatedly found in the carved work of Persepolis, and Sirhas an article on the subject in his 1815 "History of Persia." In some scu ...
John C. Calhoun... vided Republican Party and became the first vice president re-elected sincein 1828, and Wilson and Marshall became the first president and vice presi ...
Karl Diebitsch... and uniforms. The all-black SS uniform was designed by SS-Oberführer Prof.and graphic designer SS-Sturmhauptführer Walter Heck. These uniforms were ...
Jesus... ccomplishments were settlement of the Christological issue of the nature ofand his relationship to God the Father, the construction of the first part ...
Dan RowanAt the end of every show,turned to his co-host and said, "Say good night, Dick", to which Martin re ...
Marshal MannerheimOn the eve of the Winter War, whenonce again threatened to resign from his post as chairman of Finland's Def ...
Prince Albert... te. Melbourne's role faded away as Victoria came to rely on her new husbandas well as on herself
Fidel Castro... companies to be sued in American courts if, in dealings with the regime of, they acquired assets formerly owned by Americans
Leo Berman... al Area. The county is represented in the Texas House of Representatives by(R) of Tyler. Its U.S. representative is Louie Gohmert(R), and the Texas S ...
Dirk Bogarde... h Vanessa Redgrave and John Gielgud and A Bridge Too Far (1977) co-starringand Laurence Olivier
Jan Simonsen... (the alleged "leader"), Dag Danielsen, Fridtjof Frank Gundersen, as well as(who distinctively did not get excluded until soon after the election). On ...
Luke Skywalker... ightsaber was designed to match the lightsaber that Obi-Wan Kenobi gives to, in
John Kerry... cured a combined 1 percent of the ballots. Obama fared better than Democrathad done in 2004. Latinos in Texas gave Obama 63 percent of their ballots, ...
Yitzhak Rabin... Oslo Accords of 1993 between the later assassinated Israeli Prime Ministerand Palestine Liberation Organization Chairman Yasser Arafat had provided ...
George Marshall... McCarthyism. In particular, Eisenhower was criticized for failing to defendfrom attacks by Joseph McCarthy, though he privately deplored McCarthy's t ...
Xenophon... Eclogae physicae; Oppian, Halieutica and Cynegetica; the complete works ofand Vitruvius; the Argonautica of the so-called Orpheus (for which Ruhnken ...
Edward Dmytryk... , Herbert Biberman, Albert Maltz, Adrian Scott, Dalton Trumbo, Lester Cole,, Samuel Ornitz and John Howard Lawson, he refused to answer any questions ...
Diarmuid Martin... enouncement of every abusive priest to the police. The Archbishop of Dublindescribed the cooperation with the Congregation for the Clergy as "disastr ...
Walter LowenfelsIn 1929,jokingly suggested that Aldington should produce a new Imagist anthology. ...
Burgess Meredith... eau novel, Le Journal d'une femme de chambre, starring Paulette Goddard and. The Woman on the Beach (1947) starring Joan Bennett and Robert Ryan was ...
Rupert N. Richardson... ander H. Stephens, the vice president of the Confederate States of America., the Texas historian who later served as president of Hardin-Simmons Univ ...
Obi-Wan Kenobi... e of the Sith, Vader's lightsaber was designed to match the lightsaber thatgives to Luke Skywalker, in
Rick Lazio... olk County had long been a Republican bastion in New York. U.S. Congressman, who opposed Hillary Clinton in the 2000 Senate race, was from Suffolk Co ...
Laurence Olivier... e and John Gielgud and A Bridge Too Far (1977) co-starring Dirk Bogarde and
Enda Kenny... rning in a coalition with the Labour Party, with the Fine Gael party leaderserving as . Enda Kenny has led the party since 2002
Richard CrossmanIn March 1946, British Labour Party MPgave the following description of activity at the hotel: "private detectiv ...
Minni Minnawi... Peace Agreement, the office of senior Presidential advisor was allocated to, a Zaghawa of the Sudanese Liberation Army (SLA), and this thus became th ...
George W. Bush... e Jeremy Deller won the prize with his film Memory Bucket, documenting both's hometown Crawford, Texas – and the siege in nearby Waco. The prize mone ...
Joseph McCarthy... nhower was criticized for failing to defend George Marshall from attacks by, though he privately deplored McCarthy's tactics and claims. Such omissio ...
Cole PorterAlso in 1990, Erasure contributed the song "Too Darn Hot" to thetribute album "Red Hot + Blue" produced by the Red Hot Organization. Later ...
Tariq ibn Ziyad... inates from the Arabic Jebel Tariq (meaning "Tariq's mountain") named after. The Arab name for the Strait is Bab el-Zakat, meaning "Gate of Charity." ...
The Duke of Edinburgh... Palace on 19 February 1960, the third child and second son of The Queen and, and third grandchild of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother. Baptised in th ...
The Queen... of Buckingham Palace on 19 February 1960, the third child and second son ofand The Duke of Edinburgh, and third grandchild of Queen Elizabeth The Que ...
Louie Gohmert... e of Representatives by Leo Berman (R) of Tyler. Its U.S. representative is(R), and the Texas Senate by Senator Kevin Eltife (R)
George H. W. Bush... District Attorney, and ran unopposed in 2005. Although Suffolk voters gavea victory here in 1992, the county voted for Bill Clinton in 1996 and cont ...
Job ShattuckOne early protest against the government was led byof Groton, who in 1782 organized residents there to physically prevent tax ...
Tim McManus... rom The Wizard of Oz. In this experimental unit of the prison, unit manageremphasizes rehabilitation and learning responsibility during incarceration ...
Chairman of the NATO Military Committee... British Armed Forces to date. During this period Mountbatten also served asfor a year
Jimmy CarterOn September 9, 1979 Norman performed for US presidentand about 1,000 guests at the Old Fashioned Gospel Singin concert held on ...
Burgess Meredith... college campuses. Special guest villains such as Cesar Romero (the Joker),(the Penguin), Julie Newmar and Eartha Kitt (Catwoman) and Joan Collins (t ...
CharlemagneThe town was founded in 789 byin order to guard a ford crossing the narrow Werre river. A century later, ...
Richard Todd... hcock used a number of prominent British actors, including Michael Wilding,, and Alastair Sim. This was Hitchcock's first production for Warner Bros. ...
Walther Schroth... and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. The commander was General der Infanterie
James Earl Jones... ain Vader's . His voice as the "robotic" Vader, however, was dubbed over by, who first made it famous in the original trilogy
Arthur William Hodge... ts in the treatment of slaves within the Territory (the exceptional case ofnotwithstanding) compared to other Caribbean islands, and to the large num ...
John Ericsson... rew propeller had been patented just months prior to Gatling’s invention by. While living in North Carolina, he worked in the county clerk’s office, ...
Alan Ayckbourn... diptych of Smoking/No Smoking (1993): Resnais, having admired the plays offor many years, chose to adapt what appeared the most intractable of them, ...
Bill Clinton... voters gave George H. W. Bush a victory here in 1992, the county voted forin 1996 and continued the trend by giving Al Gore an 11-percent victory in ...
John MiltonWhenwrote his Latin grammar Accedence Commenc't Grammar (1669), over 60 percen ...
Gehry Partners LLPOn October 12, 2004, the LMDC announced thatand Snøhetta, a Norwegian architectural firm, would design the site's perf ...
Tetricus... Aurelian won this campaign largely through diplomacy; the "Gallic Emperor"was willing to abandon his throne and allow Gaul and Britain to return to ...
Vinod Rai... his regime Thrissur-Guruvayur Section and Poonkunnam Over Bridge was built., the Comptroller and Auditor General of India, is another person who turn ...
George W. Bush... f that group's votes. In Webb County, Kerry received 23,654 (57 percent) to's 17,753 (42 percent). Nearly 57,000 registered voters in Webb County did ...
Ronald Reagan... ca/I modelled shirts by Van Heusen", a clear reference to then US President, who had advertised for Phillips Van Heusen in 1953 (briefly reviving the ...
Spencer Christian... New York, whose co-hosts in the last years of its run in that form included, Andrea Kirby, Judy Licht, Dick Wolfsie, and longtime Eyewitness News rep ...
Saladin... Crusade, was an attempt by European leaders to reconquer the Holy Land from(Salāh ad-Dīn). It was largely successful, but fell short of its ultimate ...
Leo GlynnUnder McManus and Warden, all inmates in Em City struggle to fulfill their own needs. Some fight f ...
Constantine... nciple of "one god, one empire", that was later adopted to a full extent by. On some coins, he appears with the title deus et dominus natus ("God and ...
Emma PeelNew female partner Mrs.(Diana Rigg) debuted in this series, in October 1965. The name of the char ...
George Washington... 1784, the name "Charlotte County" was changed to Washington County to honor, the American Revolutionary War general and later President of the United ...
Robert F. Wagner, Jr.... omplete control over all its revenue streams. When the news came out, Mayorand Moses made a feeble effort to save the Dodgers, offering to build a ba ...
Steven Soderbergh... Palm Springs during the summer of 2012. The production is to be directed bywith screenplay by Richard LaGravenese based on Thorson's book . The score ...
Vanessa Redgrave... of ensemble casts in films such as Murder on the Orient Express (1974) withand John Gielgud and A Bridge Too Far (1977) co-starring Dirk Bogarde and ...
Juliusz Słowacki... literary and artistic minds, including the Romantic poets Adam Mickiewicz,, Cyprian Norwid, and composer Frédéric Chopin. In the occupied and repres ...
Alastair Sim... r of prominent British actors, including Michael Wilding, Richard Todd, and. This was Hitchcock's first production for Warner Bros., which had distri ...
Al Gore... the county voted for Bill Clinton in 1996 and continued the trend by givingan 11-percent victory in the county in 2000. 2004 Democratic candidate Joh ...
James Stewart... Universal-International pictures released The Glenn Miller Story, starring. In 1953, Glenn Miller was voted into the Down Beat magazine Jazz Hall of ...
Rick Noriega... the Democratic candidate for the United States Senate, State Representativeof Houston, who failed to unseat Republican incumbent John Cornyn
Mel Brooks... , including Jacques Tati with his Les Vacances de Monsieur Hulot (1953) andwith Silent Movie (1976). Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-Hsien's acclaimed d ...
Charles Laughton... nti-Nazi film set in France, This Land Is Mine, starring Maureen O'Hara and. Two years later, he made The Southerner, a film about Texas sharecropper ...
Orlando B. Willcox... he Southern Pacific Railroad. It was renamed in honor of a visit by Generalin 1889. In the early 20th century, Willcox had the distinction of being a ...
Eliezer Ben-Yehuda... evived in spoken form at the end of the 19th century by the Jewish linguist. It has become the main language of Israel, while remaining the language ...
Albert Gallatin... horough-bred Frenchman". It has been said that the Alien Acts were aimed at, the Jeffersonian from Geneva; and the Sedition Act aimed at Benjamin Fra ...
Ellen DeGeneres... ennifer Meyer at courtside for Laker home games. As a baby gift, comediennegave Maguire a special basketball motif stroller with Lexan dome to protec ...
Green Beret commando course... Royal Naval College, Dartmouth. During 1980 he also took the Royal Marines
Rick Romley... about the Church's own investigations into charges. In the BBC documentary,, a district attorney who initiated an investigation of the Catholic Dioce ...
Jesus... ian denominations Trinitarian in belief, refers to the relationship betweenand God, specifically as "God the Son". To a minority of Christians, nontr ...
George Clinton... ork, the candidates for governor were John Jay, a Federalist, and incumbent, who was allied with Jefferson and the Republicans. Four states' electors ...
Oliver Stone... ust a matter of creating the scene and trusting that it was worth telling.", who had seen her in Nuñez's film, cast Judd in Natural Born Killers, but ...
Jimmy Page... es was sound engineer Roger Mayer, who supplied guitar pedals to Jeff Beck,and Jimi Hendrix. In 1997 the electronic dance music magazine Mixmag descr ...
Stanley Kubrick... robably the most effective fusion of existentialist philosophy and cinema."'s 1957 anti-war film Paths of Glory "illustrates, and even illuminates... ...
Yitzhak Shamir... ats, military officials, and media producers. In the elections that broughtto power, Schneerson publicly lobbied his followers and the Orthodox membe ...
Alexander the Great... s were, in some scholars' opinions, united under the banner of Philip's and's pan-Hellenic ideals, though others might generally opt, rather, for an ...
Bob Dole... ntt's 1,173,875 (45.9 percent). Helms supported his former Senate colleaguefor president, while Gantt endorsed Bill Clinton. Although Helms is genera ...
Sean Parnell... election, Democrat Ethan Berkowitz received 419 votes (54.8%) to Republican's 321 votes (42.0%). In the 2010 Senate election, Democrat Scott McAdams ...
Edward Hay Drummond HayBy 1848,, the President of the British Virgin Islands, reported that: "there are n ...
Adolf Hitler... manager Myram Borders, onetime CIA Director Richard Helms, who interviewedfor United Press during the 1936 Olympics, diplomat Edward M. Korry, C-SPA ...
Emil Maurice... the Nazi Party at rallies, speeches, and other public events. Commanded by, and known as the Stabswache (Staff Guard), the original group consisted ...
Cox... s. Nixon initially ordered U.S. Attorney General Elliot Richardson, to fire. Richardson resigned rather than carry out the order. Deputy Attorney Gen ...
Henry Knox... state, property, and that he did not have permission from Secretary at Warto do so
Robert F. WagnerSenatorproposed the National Labor Relations Act in 1935, which empowered workers ...
Jimi Hendrix... gineer Roger Mayer, who supplied guitar pedals to Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page and. In 1997 the electronic dance music magazine Mixmag described the Worksho ...
Charles IIFuller's last promotion was that of Chaplain Extraordinary to. In the summer of 1661 he visited the West in connexion with the business ...
Boccaccio... ubtless intended that they should be to Spanish nearly what the novellas ofwere to Italians. Some are mere anecdotes, some are romances in miniature, ...
Anakin Skywalker... ial to solidify the story that Lucas was trying to tell: The tragic fall ofand the rise of Darth Vader. In the final two films of the prequel trilogy ...
Milford Zornes... st influential were Phil Dike, Millard Sheets, Rex Brandt, Dong Kingman and. The California Water Color Society, founded in 1921 and later renamed th ...
Charles Sargeant Jagger... nd is guarded by stone sculptures of machine gunners carved by the sculptor. The memorial is inscribed
J. R. R. Tolkien's fantasy novel The Lord of the Rings (1937-1949) shares elements with De ...
Alexander the Great... the decisive Battle of Gaugamela in 330 BC against the advancing armies of. The Achaemenids were decisively defeated by Alexander and retreated from ...
Peter Francisco... inia. As of 2010, the population was 17,146. Its county seat is Buckingham., an soldier, grew up in the county
Arthur C. ClarkeIn the fictional work "The Last Theorem" byand Frederik Pohl, Sophie Germain was credited with inspiring Ranjit Subra ...
Prince Louis of Battenberg... 959 he was the First Sea Lord, a position that had been held by his father,, some forty years earlier. Thereafter he served as Chief of the Defence S ...
Edward M. Korry... nterviewed Adolf Hitler for United Press during the 1936 Olympics, diplomat, C-SPAN founder Brian Lamb, ex-Dow Jones CEO Les Hinton and novelists Ton ...
Bill Clinton... ed his former Senate colleague Bob Dole for president, while Gantt endorsed. Although Helms is generally credited with being the most successful Repu ...
Augustus... to being "a son of god", "a son of a god" or "son of Heaven". Roman Emperorreferred to his relation to the deified adoptive father, Julius Caesar as ...
Joseph WheelerDuring the disembarkation, Shafter sent forward his cavalry division underto reconnoiter the road to Santiago de Cuba. In a complete disregard of or ...
Michael Denison... irst in 1952 by Anthony Asquith who adapted the screenplay and directed it.(Algernon), Michael Redgrave (Jack), Dame Edith Evans (Lady Bracknell), Do ...
Eric FlintMannington is the model for the fictional town of Grantville in's best selling hit 1632 series of alternate history novels: 1632, 1633, R ...
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh... 27 August 1979), was a British statesman and naval officer, and an uncle of(the husband of Elizabeth II). He was the last Viceroy of India (1947) and ...
Pliny the ElderAccording to The Natural History of Pliny, by(Book XIX, Chapter 23), the Roman Emperor Tiberius had the cucumber on his ...
Robert Plant... the "AMA Instrumentalist Of The Year" award, which was presented to him byand Alison Krauss. Miller was joined by Plant on a performance of a new so ...
King Charles IIIn 1670granted the islands to the Lords Proprietors of the Carolinas, who rented ...
Herbert Lehman... borated closely with Robert Moses, with support from the governor, Democrat, to upgrade the decaying infrastructure. The city was favored by the New ...
Jacques Chirac... l for a non-French armed forces, at the invitation of then French President
Jack Warden... er the last three years. As a favor, his former partner and friend Mickey () throws him a medical malpractice case where it's all but assured that th ...
Elizabeth II... l officer, and an uncle of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (the husband of). He was the last Viceroy of India (1947) and the first Governor-General ...
General Sheridan... wing Jr., was Sherman's brother in law.) Under Sherman's overall direction,followed this policy in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia and subsequently ...
Wyndham Lewis... went on to co-found the Vorticists with his friend, the painter and writer
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 ...
George C. Marshall... f under Robert E. Lee) was a native of Loudoun County. World War II generalresided at Dodona Manor in Leesburg. Essayist and journalist Russell Baker ...
Yitzhak Rabin... eerson and corresponded extensively with him. Menachem Begin, Ariel Sharon,, Moshe Katzav, and later, Benjamin Netanyahu - who was present at his fun ...
Samuel Chase... , all appointed by Washington. Many of them, particularly Associate Justice, were openly hostile to the Federalists' opponents. Individual Supreme Co ...
Bill Tilman... xpeditions in 1950, after the Chinese asserted control over Tibet. In 1950,and a small party which included Charles Houston, Oscar Houston and Betsy ...
Brian Clemens... were auditioned before the show's casting director suggested that producersand Albert Fennell check out a televised drama featuring the relatively un ...
John Coltrane... derived from earlier bop styles. The genre's origins lie in seminal work by, Miles Davis, Bill Evans, Charles Mingus, Wayne Shorter and Herbie Hancoc ...
John McCain... ck Obama 379 votes (50.9% of the total) compared with 320 votes (43.0%) for.. In the 2010 gubernatorial election, Democrat Ethan Berkowitz received 4 ...
Sam Neill... he film's theatrical release, Wenders worked with multiple copies and, with, recording additional narration, completed a 280-minute version. The long ...
William Lee Davidson... blishment of the Presbyterian Davidson College, named for Brigadier General, a local Revolutionary War hero in Mecklenburg County. The land for David ...
William Henry Harrison... provide entertainment at political functions. The presidential campaign ofwas the first to greatly benefit from music, after which it became standar ...
Rear Admiral Isaac Kidd... was hastily conducted, in only 10 days, even though the court’s president,, said that it would take 6 months to conduct properly. The inquiry's term ...
Lieutenant Governor of Virginia... , 1752 from Prince George County. The county is named for Robert Dinwiddie,, 1751-58. The county raised several militia units that would fight in the ...
Barry Goldwater... life; he spoke at the 1964 Republican National Convention and appeared within a Republican campaign commercial from Gettysburg. However, his endorsem ...
William MorrisHis visions of Arthurian romance and medieval design also inspiredand Edward Burne-Jones. Neither Burne-Jones nor Morris knew Rossetti perso ...
Pierre Giffard... on's behavior was savagely criticised by Le Vélo and its Dreyfusard editor,. De Dion responded by starting L'Auto. He was supported by other wealthy ...
Tiberius... tory of Pliny, by Pliny the Elder (Book XIX, Chapter 23), the Roman Emperorhad the cucumber on his table daily during summer and winter. The Romans r ...
William Crawford... s Monroe narrowly won the party's nomination for President in Congress overin 1816 and defeated Federalist Rufus King in the general election
Domitian... of the Third Century, earning him the title Restorer of the World. Althoughwas the first Emperor who had demanded to be officially hailed as dominus ...
Antonio de Mendoza... ites. In 1532, Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor imposed a vice-king to Mexico,, in order to prevent Cortes' independantist drives, who definitively retu ...
General Benjamin F. ButlerAlthoughbought 12 and Admiral David Dixon Porter bought one, it wasn't until 1866 ...
Warren G. Harding... evelt as vice president, but they were defeated by the Republican ticket ofand Calvin Coolidge. On their election, Marshall sent a note to Coolidge i ...
Admiral David Dixon PorterAlthough General Benjamin F. Butler bought 12 andbought one, it wasn't until 1866 that the US Government officially purchas ...
Jack Churchill... e of a stiffened non-bending centre section, rather than a continuous bend.is the only soldier credited with a longbow kill during World War II
Michael Palin... the film Time Bandits as Agamemnon. The casting choice derives from a jokeincluded in the script, in which he describes the character removing his m ...
Horace... l studies independently and published scholarly articles on such authors as, Propertius, Ovid, Aeschylus, Euripides and Sophocles. He gradually acqui ...
John PeelA version of "Two Tribes" was originally recorded for a BBCsession in October 1982. The session version makes clear that the basic st ...
Jefferson Davis... Keckly, a free black dressmaker who worked for two presidents' wives: Mrs.and later Mary Todd Lincoln. Thomas Day was also a native; he was well kno ...
Edward Burne-Jones... s of Arthurian romance and medieval design also inspired William Morris and. Neither Burne-Jones nor Morris knew Rossetti personally, but both were m ...
John McCain... ama received 50.2% of the vote here (507 ballots cast), ahead of Republican, who received 48.7% of the vote (487 ballots), with 83.4% of registered v ...
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 ...
Robert Altman... er would later distance himself from the film due to the fact that directorchanged the script so much
John TravoltaTony Manero () is a skirt-chasing Italian American from the Bay Ridge, Brooklyn neighbo ...
Dan Rowan... episodes from January 22, 1968, to May 14, 1973. It was hosted by comediansand Dick Martin and was broadcast by NBC. It originally aired as a one-tim ...
Steven Spielberg... Dragonheart. Both Last Crusade and The Rock alluded to his James Bond days.and George Lucas wanted "the father of Indiana Jones" (although Connery is ...
Ivan Reitman... r It for You Wholesale". Kindergarten Cop (1990) reunited him with director, who directed him in Twins
Robert L. Moran... esident of the New York City Board of Aldermen. His Democratic opponent was, an Alderman from the Bronx who had succeeded to that office in 1918 when ...
William Shepard... hire County) organized an attempt to shut it down. They were anticipated by, the local militia commander, who began gathering government-supporting m ...
Ambrose BierceTwain's younger contemporarygained notoriety as a cynic, pessimist and black humorist with his dark, b ...
Constantius... singly repressed, often on pain of death. In 342 CE, the Christian emperorsand Constans declared same-sex marriage to be illegal. Shortly after, in t ...
General ShermanIn the American Civil War, Union forces used the policy widely.utilized this policy during his March to the Sea. In another Civil War eve ...
Alexander the Great... ty (c. 1000 B.C.) in China to Jimmu Tenno of Japan (perhaps c. 600 B.C.) to(c. 360 BC) have assumed titles that reflect a filial relationship with de ...
Mahendr Dosieah... Mauritius is Olga Ivanova. The current Ambassador of Mauritius to Russia is, who presented his Letters of Credence to Russian President Vladimir Puti ...
Aleksander Wielopolski... rate with the Russian authorities, countered with partial reform proposals., the conservative leader of the Kingdom's government, in order to cripple ...
William Crawford... the party in Congress boycotted the caucus; only a small rump group backed. The Crawford faction included most "Old Republicans", who remained commi ...
John F. Kennedy... endorsed his own Vice-President, Republican Richard Nixon against Democrat. He told friends, "I will do almost anything to avoid turning my chair an ...
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 ...
Vinson... ice, he was acting Chief Justice on two occasions: from Stone's death untiltook office on June 24, 1946; and from Vinson's death on September 8, 1953 ...
doge... adt, together in alliance with the Venetian soldiers and sailors led by theEnrico Dandolo. The crusade was to be ready to sail on June 24, 1202 and m ...
Henrik WergelandFrom his youth and forwards, Bjørnson admired, and became a vivid spokesman for the Norwegian Left-wing movement. In th ...
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, ...
Sir Thomas Morgan... Park, a swampy meadow behind the Cardiff Arms Hotel. The hotel was built by, during the reign of Charles I. Cardiff Arms Park was named after this ho ...
Alfred BiliottiMeanwhile, in 1868, tombs at Ialysus in Rhodes had yielded tomany fine painted vases of styles which were called later the third and fo ...
Paul NewmanFrank Galvin (), once a promising Boston lawyer, is now an alcoholic ambulance chaser wh ...
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 ...
Manuel Noriega... d success until 1991, when the United States invaded Panama to oust General. At the time Panama was one of the largest providers of offshore financia ...
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 ...
Ezekial Hopkins... ands were a target for American naval forces under the command of Commodore. The capital of Nassau on the island of New Providence was occupied by US ...
Charlton Heston... Omega Man, based upon the book I Am Legend by Richard Matheson and starring. The soundtrack was not released on CD until 2002 in a limited run of 3,0 ...
David Lowry Swain... able leaders of the university include the 26th Governor of North Carolina,(president 1835–1868); and Edwin Anderson Alderman (1896–1900), who was al ...
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 ...
Lieutenant Governor of Virginia... ing and Queen, and King William counties. The county was named in Latin forAlexander Spotswood
Richard BurtonTheir next Broadway production was Camelot. The production starred, Julie Andrews and Robert Goulet.The trio appeared on The Ed Sullivan Sho ...
George Lucas... t Crusade and The Rock alluded to his James Bond days. Steven Spielberg andwanted "the father of Indiana Jones" (although Connery is only 12 years ol ...
Saint Boniface... 845 until 1849 by Philipp Hoffmann in Gothic Revival style and dedicated to
Lewis CarrollIn 1865(1832–1898) published Alice's Adventures in Wonderland in England. The tal ...
Alexander Spotswood... counties. The county was named in Latin for Lieutenant Governor of Virginia
Augustus... the divine one) was specially, but not exclusively, associated with Emperor(as adopted son of Julius Caesar). Later, it was also used to refer to Dom ...
Ariel Sharon... uld visit Schneerson and corresponded extensively with him. Menachem Begin,, Yitzhak Rabin, Moshe Katzav, and later, Benjamin Netanyahu - who was pre ...
Vladimir Putin... Mahendr Dosieah, who presented his Letters of Credence to Russian Presidenton 25 July 2006
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin... some respect. Lenin's Mausoleum, for example, contains the embalmed body of, the founder of the Soviet Union. Nearby to the south is the elaborate br ...
William O. Douglas... States, which involved an alleged threat against President Lyndon Johnson,noted, "The Alien and Sedition Laws constituted one of our sorriest chapte ...
Pliny the ElderAccording to(The Natural History, Book XIX, Chapter 23), the Ancient Greeks grew cucum ...
Stoneman's... nsive line to protect Richmond. The Danville supply train ran until GeneralUnion cavalry troops tore up the tracks. This event was immortalised in th ...
Romuald Traugutt... ted to the Kingdom and lasted from January 1863 to the spring of 1864, when, the dedicated last supreme commander of the insurgence, was captured by ...
Stonewall Jackson... cellorsville, the Wilderness, Fredericksburg, and Spotsylvania Court House.was shot and mortally wounded in Spotsylvania County during the Chancellor ...
Ben Harms... asts and bold green and white painted fences. The heraldic beasts carved byand Ray Gonzalez of G&H Studios includes The Golden Lion of England, The W ...
Joe Cocker... sted only during the South American support tour (supporting The B-52's and) on only five dates
Juho Kusti Paasikivi... Agrarian minister in the Senates of Oskari Tokoi, Pehr Evind Svinhufvud and
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 ...
Julius Caesar... n Emperor Augustus referred to his relation to the deified adoptive father,as "son of a god" via the term divi filius which was later also used by Do ...
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 ...
Frederik PohlIn the fictional work "The Last Theorem" by Arthur C. Clarke and, Sophie Germain was credited with inspiring Ranjit Subramanian to solve F ...
Thomas JeffersonVice Presidentdenounced the Sedition Act as invalid and a violation of the constitution
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 ...
Anthea Bell... translation of the books into English has been done by Derek Hockridge and
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 ...
John Fogerty... in Chalk which was released in March 2009. He also was part of the band for's The Blue Ridge Rangers Rides Again in 2009. In 2010, Miller again joine ...
DiocletianUnder the tetrarchy reform of Emperorin 296 AD, Lydia was revived as the name of a separate Roman province, muc ...
JeffersonThe Democratic Party is often called "the party of," while the modern Republican Party is often called "the party of Lincoln ...
Domitian... sar as "son of a god" via the term divi filius which was later also used byand is distinct from the use of Son of God in the New Testament
William Wyler... el (1938), and during production Davis entered a relationship with director. She later described him as the "love of my life", and said that making t ...
Mary Whitehouse... ere criticized for their violent content by the press, commentators such asand various religious organizations
Anakin SkywalkerOn May 12, 2000, Christensen announced that he would be starring asin the next two prequels (2002) and (2005). Director George Lucas had turn ...
George W. BushIn late 2005 Presidentvisited Kernersville's Deere-Hitachi plant to give a speech about the Amer ...
Simon Cowell... llent! He's the real deal, the absolute antithesis to all that the likes ofstand for. And for that we should all be grateful. This tour will be a cel ...
Islam Karimov... ratic Party of Uzbekistan (PDPU), but the party leadership, under President, remained in place. Independence brought a series of institutional change ...
Omar al-BashirIn December 1999, a power struggle climaxed between presidentand NIF founder, Islamist ideologue, and then speaker of parliament Hassan ...
Benjamin Franklin... actor," was among the first American colonialists to write literary satire.and others followed, using satire to shape an emerging nation's culture th ...
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 ...
Harry S. Truman... the Former Presidents Act; two living former Presidents, Herbert Hoover and, left office before the Act was passed. Under the act, Eisenhower was ent ...
William Weld... elms engage in a protracted, high-profile battle to block the nomination of, Republican Governor of Massachusetts, as Ambassador to Mexico: refusing ...
Peter Paul Rubens... ife of Saint Bruno by Eustache Le Sueur and the Life of Marie de Médicis bywere placed on display. The museum, which included the sculptures in the g ...
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 ...
Henry Mancini... ee week engagement on January 24, 1946. Future television and film composerwas the band's pianist and one of the arrangers. This ghost band played to ...
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 ...
Leo FenderIn 1951,independently released his Precision Bass, the first commercially successf ...
Benjamin Lincoln... reation of a privately funded militia army. Former Continental Army Generalsolicited funds, and had by the end of January raised more than £6,000 fro ...
Vinod Rai... kham Chetty, P.C. Rao, C. Achutha Menon, K. Karunakaran, Joseph Mundassery,etc. after the independence. These individuals have changed the trajectory ...
Richard Nixon... hoose his successor, Eisenhower endorsed his own Vice-President, Republicanagainst Democrat John F. Kennedy. He told friends, "I will do almost anyth ...
Elias Dayton... 8, British soldiers near the Crosswicks Creek shot the horse out from under, a captain with the New Jersey militia. A cannon ball from the period rem ...
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 ...
John C. Calhoun... 98, and distrustful of the nationalizing program promoted by Henry Clay and
Samuel Pepys... tube while in blossom, the Cucumber will grow to a most surprising length.’wrote in his diary on September 22, 1663: “this day Sir W. Batten tells me ...
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 ...
Thomas Picton... the left failed to storm La Haye Sainte, which was most well defended, and's division met the remainder of D'Erlon's corps face to face, engaging th ...
Boleyn's father... nry VIII made Aylesbury the county town in preference to Buckingham becauseowned property there and was a regular visitor himself. Other medieval res ...
Donald KnuthIn Introduction to MMIX,proposed that this unit be called a large kilobyte (abbreviated KKB). Othe ...
William Butler Yeats... Aurum Solis, Ragon, Kenneth M. Mackenzie, Eliphas Lévi, Frederick Hockley,, and Arthur Machen. Many Hermetic, or Hermetically influenced, groups exi ...
Horace Greeley... mote the large-scale corruption tolerated by President Ulysses S. Grant ranfor the presidency. The Stalwarts defended Grant and the spoils system; th ...
Roger Ludlow... , an opponent of popular election, won the 1634 election for governor, withas deputy. Winthrop, as he had after previous elections, graciously invite ...
Billy GrahamHelms was close to fellow North Carolinian(whom he considered a personal hero), as well as Charles Stanley, Pat Robe ...
William O. Douglas... reme Court justices Frank Murphy and Wiley Rutledge, leaving Hugo Black andas the only remaining civil libertarians on the Court
Liam Cosgrave... t was defeated by the National Coalition of Fine Gael and the Labour Party.was elected Taoiseach and Lynch found himself on the opposition benches fo ...
Pete Wilson... California Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports under Governor. Yet, political analysts have identified Schwarzenegger as a liberal, as ...
Keith Park... ied resistance in France collapsed, he worked closely with Air Vice-Marshal, the commander of 11 Fighter Group, in organising cover for the evacuatio ...
Humphrey Bogart... film, The Petrified Forest (1936), Davis co-starred with Leslie Howard and, but Bogart, in his first important role, received most of the critics' p ...
Odile Gilbert... ntors within the world of styling and cutting, including master hairstylist. Joseph realized that continuous education is key, and as a result develo ...
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 ...
Dick Cheney... ers. Its graduates include Lynne Cheney, wife of former U.S. Vice President, and their two daughters, as well as U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken S ...
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 ...
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Robert Cummings... lates the evidence to pin the death on his wife. Her lover, Mark Halliday (), and Police Inspector Hubbard (John Williams), work urgently to save her ...
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 ...
Milton... 'Whoever would assert an equality of genius and elegance between Ogilby and, or Bunyan and Addison, would be thought to defend no less an extravaganc ...
Elton John... According to author Darden Asbury Pyron, "Liberace was the first gay personhad ever seen on television; he became his hero.
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 ...
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 ...
James Loughran... ls Symphony Orchestra in 1972, when Symphonies Nos. 10 and 21, conducted byand Eric Pinkett respectively, were recorded at the De Montfort Hall, Leic ...
Hugo Black... 9 deaths of Supreme Court justices Frank Murphy and Wiley Rutledge, leavingand William O. Douglas as the only remaining civil libertarians on the Cou ...
Jonathan Pryce... 983 horror film Something Wicked This Way Comes, starring Jason Robards and, is based on the Bradbury novel of the same name
Ralph Vaughan Williams... e English song-cycle in his version of Tennyson's Maud a little previously.produced his most famous settings of six songs, the cycle On Wenlock Edge, ...
Pietro Gasparri... lle Ratti became Pope Pius XI, shaping Vatican policies towards Poland withand Eugenio Pacelli for the following 36 years (1922–1958)
Judges... gypt in the Torah, and the migration to the Promised Land and the period ofare not considered historical in scholarship. Regarding the New Testament, ...
Tom Watson... 4 (i.e. 1.2 MIPS), causing considerable embarrassment for IBM. In May 1961,announced a price cut of all 7030s under negotiation to $7.78 million and ...
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 ...
Horace... and of Cajamai. He then wrote the Art of Love, a poem; and in 1709 imitatedin an Art of Cookery, which he published with some letters to Lister. The ...
Michelangelo... ly Renaissance, the Sibyls were also represented in publicly available art.fixed our image of the sibyls forever, in his powerful representations of ...
June Whitfield... an, BBC Radio cricket legends Henry Blofeld and Fred Trueman as themselves,as the Raffle Woman, Leslie Phillips as Hactar, Saeed Jaffrey as the Man o ...
William Brantley Aycock... North Carolina. The law was immediately criticized by university Chancellorand university President William Friday, but was not reviewed by the North ...
Winston Churchill... Cyril Newall, then Chief of the Air Staff, resisted repeated requests fromto weaken the home defence by sending precious squadrons to France. When t ...
DeForest Kelley... . McCoy is a character in the Star Trek media franchise. First portrayed byin the , McCoy also appears in the , seven Star Trek movies, the pilot epi ...
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 ...
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 ...
Pope Paul VI... or the Roman Curia to function". (Pastor Bonus, 172). It was established byon 15 August 1967. Its current President is Archbishop Domenico Calcagno s ...
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 ...
Roussel de Bailleul... e. They included intrigues for the throne, the horrific fate of Romanos andattempting to carve himself an independent kingdom in Galatia with his Fra ...
Noël Coward... ic films such as Alfie starring Michael Caine, The Italian Job in 1969 with, Roman Polanski's first English language film in 1965 Repulsion; Be My Gu ...
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 ...
Frank Murphy... pport of cold war legislation was the 1949 deaths of Supreme Court justicesand Wiley Rutledge, leaving Hugo Black and William O. Douglas as the only ...
Patrick Hastings... Warner Bros. She later recalled the opening statement of the barrister, Sir, who represented Warner Bros. Hastings urged the court to "come to the co ...
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. ...
Olivia Newton-John... uran, Pat Benatar, Mary J. Blige, Bea Arthur, Dionne Warwick, Cyndi Lauper,, Beenie Man, Pete Burns, Bow Wow Wow, and the Backstreet Boys were notabl ...
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 ...
García Álvarez de Toledo, 4th Marquis of VillafrancaIn 1564, after a failed attempt in 1563, the Spaniards under command oftook the place from a garrison of 150 Ottoman soldiers, that were all kill ...
Suchet... ptain, and in 1809 - 1810 found opportunities for winning distinction underin the eastern theatre of the Peninsular War, in which he rose to the rank ...
Book of Judges... the murder of Moabite King Eglon, by Ehud around 1337 BC, described in the. Philip II of Macedon (336 BC), the father of Alexander the Great, and Ro ...
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 ...
John Pickering... minal Law", "Equity", "Evidence", "Jury", "Law", "Natural Law", and "Usury";, who wrote "Agrarian Law", "Americanism", "Indian Languages", and part o ...
Harold Holt... eing former Prime Minister Billy Hughes and the young future Prime Minister. Menzies tried and failed to have the issue of national insurance examine ...
Patrick Caulfield... rd Deacon is awarded. Other nominees included graphic-style painter/printer, Helen Chadwick, Richard Long, Declan McGonagle and Thérèsa Oulton. The p ...
Roh Moo-hyun... rch 12, 2007. As a part of "Defense Reform 2020," which was proposed by theAdministration, the ROK Navy is required to reform the organizations under ...
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 ...
Fred Trueman... s the Smelly Photocopier Woman, BBC Radio cricket legends Henry Blofeld andas themselves, June Whitfield as the Raffle Woman, Leslie Phillips as Hact ...
Pat Robertson... ly Graham (whom he considered a personal hero), as well as Charles Stanley,, and Jerry Falwell, whose Liberty University dedicated its Jesse Helms Sc ...
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 ...
Jorge Carrera Andrade... orary Ecuadorian writers include the novelist Jorge Enrique Adoum; the poet; the essayist Benjamín Carrión; the poets Medardo Angel Silva, Jorge Carr ...
Lenny Bruce... about the Israeli society and was mainly inspired by the American comedian
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 ...
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 ...
Balcha Safo... cant, and its administration was left to Menelik's loyal general, Dejazmach. Balcha Safo's administration of Harar was ineffective, and so during the ...
Jimmy Carter... an outbreak of cancers, birth defects, and other health problems. Presidenteventually declared the Love Canal area a state of emergency, and all resi ...
Ty Cobb... major career milestone. He broke Babe Ruth's record of 2,062 career walks,'s record of 2,246 career runs, and Zack Wheat's record of 2,328 career ga ...
John Paul Jones... minal prison, and the debtors' prison. One of its most famous prisoners was, hero of the American navy, who was born in nearby Kirkbean
Elvis Presley... rock and roll with teenage delinquency. American rock and roll acts such as, Little Richard and Buddy Holly thereafter became major forces in the Bri ...
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 ...
Zheng He... prominent in the trading ports of the Song Dynasty. Later, Muslims such as, Lan Yu and Yeheidie'erding became influential in government circles, and ...
Robert PlantBuddy Miller toured as part of the band onand Alison Krauss's Raising Sand tour of the USA and Europe, and with Emmy ...
Michael Caine... Stars Look Down in 1939, In the 1960s classic films such as Alfie starring, The Italian Job in 1969 with Noël Coward, Roman Polanski's first English ...
John Kerry... ail message that reporters should not "artificially hold George W. Bush and'equally' accountable" to the public interest, and that complaints from Bu ...
Sun Yat-sen#biography film Road to Dawn (China, 2007) featuring Winston Chao and Angel ...
Isaías Medina Angarita... lf), were the General in Chief Eleazar López Contreras and Division General
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' ...
John Winslow... to the summit. The state park and the Winslow Trail are named after Captain, the commander of the USS Kearsarge, which in June 1864 sank the CSS Alab ...
Lorenzo Antonetti... s Archbishop Domenico Calcagno since 7 July 2011. Cardinals Attilio Nicora,and are former Presidents
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 ...
Eric Clapton... ed with before) included Muddy Waters, Dr. John, Van Morrison, Ringo Starr,, Ronnie Wood, Paul Butterfield, and Neil Diamond
James Anderton... ester Police which was at that time run by devout Christian Chief Constable, police raids on video hire shops increased. However the choice of titles ...
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 ...
Daniel BooneFrontiersmanreported having shot and killed "a ten-foot, hairy giant he called a Yahoo ...
Arthur Conan Doyle... er, and also in the "Song of the Bow", a poem from The White Company by Sir
Anish Kapoorreceived the prize for an untitled piece in sandstone and pigment. Other n ...
Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh... ersy continued to dog the National Coalition when the President of Ireland,, resigned in 1976 after being called a "thundering disgrace" by the Minis ...
Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher... their allied Dutch-Belgians, all stationed alongside the Prussian forces of
Henry Jackson... assachusetts, where the rebellion had a polarizing effect. Richards records's observation that opposition to ratification in Massachusetts was motiva ...
Frederick Marryat#The Phantom Ship by(1792–1848)
Józef Piłsudski... nrest, political maneuvering, strikes and rebellion, with Roman Dmowski andactive as leaders of the nationalist and socialist factions respectively. ...
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 ...
Andrew Jackson... resentatives, Henry Clay backed John Quincy Adams to deny the presidency to, a longtime political rival
John G. Downey... was the first foreign-born governor of California since Irish-born Governorin 1862
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 ...
Charlotte Rampling... rld. The film, which also stars Charlotte Gainsbourg, Kiefer Sutherland andpremiered at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival. Dunst won the Best Actress Awa ...
Roman Dmowski... waves of Polish unrest, political maneuvering, strikes and rebellion, withand Józef Piłsudski active as leaders of the nationalist and socialist fac ...
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
Zeno... he state, such as Stilicho, Constantius III, Aëtius, Boniface, and Ricimer.granted it to Odoacer to legitimize the later's rule in Italy after his ov ...
Van Morrison... (and in most cases had worked with before) included Muddy Waters, Dr. John,, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Ronnie Wood, Paul Butterfield, and Neil Diamo ...
Alan Turing... l offered opinions referred to as Platonist (see various sources re Gödel).considers
Lynton Wilson... eforth, Valter Sanches, Manfred Schneider, Stefan Schwaab, Bernhard Walter,, Mark Wössner, Manfred Bischoff, Clemens Börsig and Uwe Werner. Dr Manfre ...
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 ...
Tim Walz... in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Mankato educator, a Democrat. At the state level, Cameron Township is located in Senate Di ...
XEmacs... available as external libraries; they are part of the Emacs executable. In, runtime loading of such primitives is possible, using the operating syst ...
George Butterworth... ondon String Quartet and Frederick B. Kiddle in 1917. Between 1909 and 1911produced settings in two collections or cycles, as Six Songs from A Shrops ...
Helmut Woltersdorf... Waddenzee, Netherlands. This aircraft was flown by a Luftwaffe fighter ace. On the night of 6/7 July 1941 Woltersdorf shot down a Vickers Wellington ...
Nikolaus Pevsner... safety reasons. Hillsborough is the only football ground to be mentioned in's Buildings of England due to this stand. At the time of opening the stan ...
Reinhard HeydrichThe relevant text is a handwritten cover letter, byto Martin Luther of the Foreign Office, dated February 26, 1942, forwardin ...
Sun Yat-sen... ones. In addition to emperors, successful courtiers and politicians such asalso occasionally received posthumous titles
William J. BrattonIn 1990,became head of the New York City Transit Police. Bratton described George ...
Clark CliffordTheReport consists of a review of "all available information on the subject" ...
Baybars... l history of Ashkelon was brought to an end in 1270, when the Mamluk sultanordered the citadel and harbour at the site to be destroyed. As a result o ...
Jacques ChiracOn 12 July 2006, Presidentheld an official state ceremony marking the centenary of Dreyfus's officia ...
Brian Cox... tland. The current Rector of the University of Dundee is the Scottish actor, CBE. The current Rector of the University of Glasgow is Charles Kennedy ...
Joseph McCarthy... m as a "front" for communism. Critics included the American Legion, senator, the HUAC, and the FBI. Several ACLU leaders were sympathetic to the FBI, ...
Edmund Hillary... ally easier and is the more frequently used route. It was the route used byand Tenzing Norgay in 1953 and the first recognized of fifteen routes to t ...
Arthur Conan Doyle#The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir(1859–1930)
Imru Haile SelassieRas Makonnen arranged for Tafari as well as his first cousin, Rasto receive instruction in Harar from Abba Samuel Wolde Kahin, an Ethiopian ...
Frank Gehry... ich opened in 1977, was a prominent example. As the decade drew to a close,broke out in new direction with his own house in Santa Monica, a highly co ...
Henry Lee... been calling for constitutional reform for many years, wrote in a letter to, "You talk, my good sir, of employing influence to appease the present tu ...
Joseph StalinStarting in the 1930s, Adolf Hitler andmurdered many Esperanto speakers because of their anti-nationalistic tende ...
Saeed Jaffrey... themselves, June Whitfield as the Raffle Woman, Leslie Phillips as Hactar,as the Man on the Pole, Sir Patrick Moore as himself, and Christian Slater ...
Jeff Bond... he Next Generation, was given the task of composing for the feature. Criticwrote that while McCarthy's score was "tasked with straddling the styles o ...
Ronald Colman... fe, who investigates an extortion case for a beautiful girl. The film stars, Claud Allister, Lawrence Grant, Montagu Love, Wilson Benge, Joan Bennett ...
Cruz Bustamante... f the vote to choose a successor to Davis. Schwarzenegger defeated Democrat, fellow Republican Tom McClintock, and others. His nearest rival, Bustama ...
Mark HalperinOne such allegation of misleading balance came from, political director of ABC News. He stated in an internal e-mail message ...
Aëtius... agistri militum who dominated the state, such as Stilicho, Constantius III,, Boniface, and Ricimer. Zeno granted it to Odoacer to legitimize the late ...
Kirk Douglas... " In 1950, Michael Curtiz directed the film Young Man with a Horn, starring, Lauren Bacall, and Doris Day. In this version, in which Hoagy Carmichael ...
Lord Gambier... mudians had preceded him into senior ranks, including Bahamian-born Admiral, and Bermudian-born Royal Marines Brigadier Harvey, who, when promoted to ...
Charles HaugheyIn 1975 Lynch allowedto return to his Front Bench as Spokesperson on Health. There was much med ...
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Spock... kerous McCoy frequently argues with Kirk's other confidant, science officer, and occasionally is bigoted toward Spock's Vulcan heritage. McCoy often ...
Adolf HitlerStarting in the 1930s,and Joseph Stalin murdered many Esperanto speakers because of their anti-n ...
Elton John... 986. This style was also used for the Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, withsinging the opening ballad and then after the taped operatic section, Axl ...
ambassador to FranceThomas Jefferson, who was serving asat the time, refused to be alarmed by Shays' Rebellion. In a letter to a f ...
Barthold Georg Niebuhr... University of Bonn include the poet August Wilhelm Schlegel, the historian, the theologians Karl Barth and Joseph Ratzinger and the poet Ernst Morit ...
Gillian Ayres... rather than an exhibition of work in 1989. Other nominees included painter, figurative painter Lucian Freud, Italian-born sculptor Giuseppe Penone, ...
Eric Clapton... , in the Surrey home of Ze and Dave Markee, who had been the bass player in's band, Norman received prayer for his long-term health problems from Pas ...
Gray DavisOn October 7, 2003, the recall election resulted in Governorbeing removed from office with 55.4% of the Yes vote in favor of a recall. ...
Simón Bolívar... al times; Jose Joaquin de Olmedo (born in Guayaquil), famous for his ode totitled Victoria de Junin; Juan Montalvo, a prominent essayist and novelist ...
Tom O'Higgins... Ireland in 1973, defeating the odds-on favourite, the National Coalition's
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Glyn Charles Anglim Gilbert... ians served in the British armed forces. Among the latter was Major-General, Bermuda's highest ranking soldier. After the war, he was instrumental in ...
Edward Bingham... the Admiralty in recognition of the valorious conduct of Commander The Hon.whilst on board HMS Nestor while fighting in the Battle of Jutland in July ...
Rachel Whitereadwas the winner for House, a concrete cast of a house on the corner of Grov ...
John Milton... found that publishers often served the interests of powerful social groups.'s pamphlet Areopagitica, a Speech for the Liberty of Unlicensed Printing, ...
Benjamin Franklin... ve, and that by protons positive, a custom that originated with the work of. The amount of charge is usually given the symbol Q and expressed in coul ...
Morgan Lewis Martin... ne of several he would establish in the area. Father Van den Broek also met, who was in charge of the local canal project. Father Van den Broek purch ...
John Taylor of Caroline... rion counties in Virginia. Most historians think the county was named after, while a minority believe it was named after Zachary Taylor
Horace... ucilius. The two most prominent and influential ancient Roman satirists areand Juvenal, who wrote during the early days of the Roman Empire. Other im ...
Martin NiemöllerLutheran pastor and theologian, founder of the Confessing Church resistance movement against the Nazis, ...
Meriwether Lewis... ritory of the Blackfeet until the United States claimed the region in 1803.was the first white person to visit the site, which he did on June 13, 180 ...
Cliff Richard... 58 Britain produced its first "authentic" rock and roll song and star, whenreached number 2 in the charts with "Move It". At the same time, TV shows ...
Daniel Patrick MoynihanIntroduced by Senator, Section 1706 added a subsection(d) to Section 530 of the Revenue Act of ...
Warren G. Harding... o the League of Nations, high tariffs, and promotion of business interests., Calvin Coolidge and Herbert Hoover were resoundingly elected in 1920, 19 ...
Oliver Stone... in 2003 but not released until 2005. Kilmer next appeared in the big budgetproduction, Alexander, which received poor reviews. Also in 2004, Kilmer r ...
Steve Winter... he Marvel Superheroes Advanced Game. Jeff Grubb designed both editions, andwrote both editions. Both use the same game system
Constantine... known in the Republic, ceased to have meaning in everyday life. The Emperorreintroduced the term as the empire's senior honorific title, not tied to ...
Angelina Jolie... helma in the 1999 movie The Bone Collector, alongside Denzel Washington and
Jefferson Davis... , North Carolina Governor David Lowry Swain persuaded Confederate Presidentto exempt some students from the draft, so the university was one of the f ...
Martin ScorseseThe concert was directed and filmed by. Concert footage and interviews with the band members and friends were co ...
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 ...
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 ...
Jan Smuts... ns was repealed and all Indian political prisoners were released by General
Mircea Eliadediscussed initiation as a principal religious act by classical or traditio ...
Dr. Seuss... om he grew up watching on I Love Lucy re-runs. He is a self-described "hugefan", devoting an entire room in his Jackson, Mississippi, estate to Seuss ...
Benito MussoliniBetween 1924 and 1945,'s Fascist government forced minorities living in Italy to assume the Ital ...
Carol Truax... the most famous of these being Liberace Cooks, with co-author cookbook guru, which included "Liberace Lasagna" and "Liberace Sticky Buns". The book f ...
Alan Plater... as featured in three British comedy drama television series, all written by: The Beiderbecke Affair (1984), The Beiderbecke Tapes (1987), and The Bei ...
Gosling Emacs... data. Unlike Common Lisp, Scheme existed at the time Stallman was rewritinginto GNU Emacs, but he chose not to use it because of its comparatively po ...
Orson Welles... y of the Red Lectroids to Earth in an incident that was reported in 1938 byin his radio broadcast The War of the Worlds, only to have it retracted as ...
Adolf Hitler... baden was one of the planners of the July 20, 1944 assassination attempt of. Beck was designated by his fellow conspirators to be future Head of Stat ...
Jean-Luc Godard... 7 Resnais participated with six other directors, including Chris Marker and, in a collective work about the Vietnam war, (Far from Vietnam)
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Javed Jaffrey... pular stand -up comedians who became very famous for his acts and routines., Raju Srivastava, Dipoo Srivastava, siraj khan, Sunil Pal, Kapil Sharma, ...
Tommy Steele... tish rock and rollers soon began to appear, including Wee Willie Harris and. During this period American Rock and Roll remained dominant, however, in ...
Saladin... army because of their anger for the massacre at Acre. It was believed thateven told the Crusaders to shield themselves in the Citadel until he had r ...
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elder brother... s the Commonwealth realms; however, after the births of two children to his, and an evolution of the Commonwealth, Prince Andrew is currently fourth ...
Pliny... yrus the Great (558–530 BC), or in the first year of Darius I. According to's evidence, Cyrus the Great (Cyrus II) had destroyed Kapisa in Capiscene ...
Anspach, Eugène... em - Anderlecht - Animo (organization) - Anneessens, Frans - Another Left -- Antéchrista - Antoine - Antwerpen-Centraal railway station - Antwerp (ci ...
Constantin Mille... cques Hadamard, and Lucien Herr, librarian of the École Normale Supérieure., a Romanian socialist writer and émigré in Paris, described the anti-Drey ...
Robert M. KimmittDeputy Secretary of the Treasuryserved as Acting Secretary of the Treasury from June 30, 2006, to July 9, ...
David Lowry SwainDuring the Civil War, North Carolina Governorpersuaded Confederate President Jefferson Davis to exempt some students fr ...
William Howard Taft... party ticket of the Progressive Party and challenged his previous successor. The party controlled the presidency throughout the 1920s, running on a p ...
Aleksei Balabanov... stival in Sochi in 1996, Sergey Bodrov became acquainted with stage manager, who invited him to studio STV. Just in this studio, the movie Brother wa ...
Lachlan Macquarie... of North Ryde, and it was decided that the future university be named after, an important early governor of the colony of New South Wales
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Jim Lovell... the 1970 Apollo 13 lunar mission, is an adaptation of the book by astronaut(the story's protagonist) and Jeffrey Kluger. Howard went to great lengths ...
Richard Montgomery... ryon County was changed to Montgomery County in order to honor the general,, who had captured several places in Canada and died attempting to capture ...
Raymond Chandler... s preceding films. He approached Dashiell Hammett to write the dialogue buttook over, then left over disagreements with the director. Two men casuall ...
Pericles... in Glory and the Lightning (1974), Aspasia, mistress of the Athenian leader
Eleanor Roosevelt... resident Franklin Delano Roosevelt announced a national Bill of Rights day.was the keynote speaker at the 1939 ACLU convention. In spite of this newf ...
Joseph Campbell... read as to suggest a very ancient origin of the practice. See, for example,'s map in his The Historical Atlas of World Mythology [Vol I: The Way of t ...
Liam Cosgrave... called a "thundering disgrace" by the Minister for Defence, Paddy Donegan.refused to sack his Minister and the government's popularity took a downtu ...
Anthony Eden... o met with Eisenhower on September 25, 1956, then relayed to Prime Ministerthe false impression that Eisenhower promised to support an invasion. In 1 ...
Rachel Whiteread... r nominees included abstract painters Ian Davenport, Fiona Rae and sculptor
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 ...
Theodore Roosevelt... re cemented as the party of business, though mitigated by the succession ofwho embraced trust busting. He later ran on a third party ticket of the Pr ...
Deepa Bhatia... ly conceived of and developed by the husband and wife team, Amole Gupte and. It was a story of a young child who suffers in school until a teacher id ...
Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville... ionary plans to thwart the other's activities. The French Canadian explorerhad, in the aftermath of the last war, developed a "Project sur la Carolin ...
George Marshall... to prevent troopers in training from seeing it, for fear of morale. Generalcame to the film's defense, stating that because of the film's gritty real ...
Queen Elizabeth II... stian Edward; born 19 February 1960), is the second son, and third child ofand Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. At the time of his birth, he was sec ...
Frua... controls and dashboards for the Australian market, where RHD is mandatory.also proposed a concept car based on the SM, a front-wheel-drive car that ...
Seleucus I... empire, Chandragupta Maurya, confronted a Macedonian invasion force led byin 305 BC and following a brief conflict, an agreement was reached as Sele ...
Ulysses S. Grant... t about $450/person. Catching a fatal disease was a distinct possibility asin 1852 learned when his unit of about 600 soldiers and some of their depe ...
Howard Hughes... erty, and over the next few years ABC approached, or was approached, by GE,, Litton Industries, GTE and ITT. ABC and ITT agreed to a merger in late 1 ...
Jack SwigertAstronauts Lovell,and Fred Haise are launched aboard Apollo 13 for America's third Moon land ...
Strom Thurmond... wide margin. On August 2, 2006, the New York Times said, "In 1994, Senatorof South Carolina was said to have engaged in excessive touching of his th ...
AlexanderIt had takenonly six months to conquer Persia (Iran), but it took him nearly three yea ...
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
John Philip Sousa... typically have extremely important parts in many marches (such as those by), and in brass band music of the British tradition
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 ...
Chapron... e two 4-door convertible Citroën SM présidentielle models, also prepared by. These manual transmission cars have special low gearing suitable for par ...
Jean-Baptiste ColbertMercantilist policies have included:'s work in seventeenth century France exemplified classical mercantilism. ...
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 ...
William Tryon... County now includes 37 counties of New York State. The county was named for, colonial governor of New York
Spencer Tracy... uese. He changed his screen name in 1967 reportedly chosen to pay homage toas well as his favorite beer, Budweiser. Other sources report that he foun ...
Eddie CampbellBothand Grant Morrison have utilised the character. Morrison claims that the m ...
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 ...
King William IV... t acceptable replacement among the Whig leaders, and became Prime Minister.'s opposition to the Whigs' reforming ways led him to dismiss Melbourne in ...
General Sumner... Confusion prevailed over landing priorities and the chain of command. Whenrefused to allow the Army's Gatling Gun Detachment - which had priority - ...
Abd er RahmanThe city was plundered by the troops ofin 732, after he had defeated Duke Eudes in the Battle of the River Garonn ...
Robbie Robertson... tribute album, Thinking about Little Willie John... and a Few Nice Things., former lead guitarist for The Band, referenced John in a song on his 198 ...
Aleksei Antonov... erence on 4 February, the Deputy Chief of the Soviet General Staff, General, raised the issue of hampering the reinforcement of German troops from th ...
Harold Macmillan... diplomatic pressure to make them withdraw from Egypt. Controversy surrounds, who met with Eisenhower on September 25, 1956, then relayed to Prime Min ...
Robin Gibb... pose and Bert, Ernie, and Cookie Monster taking the place of the Bee Gees.(of the Bee Gees) sings on two tracks for this album "Sesame Street Fever" ...
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 ...
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Lucien Carr... ower, Merriman Smith, Helen Thomas, Marie Colvin, Kate Webb, Seymour Hersh,, Neil Sheehan, Brit Hume, Keith Olbermann, New York Times columnists Thom ...
Otto Kerner... Commission to study the problem of urban riots, headed by Illinois Governor
George WashingtonRobert Morris was the first person appointed Secretary of the Treasury by, but Morris declined this office; thus the first Secretary of the Treasur ...
Sir Peter Scott... erland and Mongolia) have joined the IWC. This shift was first initiated by, the then head of the World Wildlife Fund. Labelling the IWC a "butchers' ...
Joseph Stalin... of Berlin and Dresden. A British interpreter later claimed that Antonov andasked for the bombing of Dresden, but there is no mention of these request ...
Diocletian... AD from the Dalmatian island of Rab, then a Roman colony, when the emperorissued a decree calling for the reconstruction of the city walls of Rimini ...
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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 ...
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Spencer Tracy... ed for an acting Academy Award. (The others were Jeanne Eagels, James Dean,, Peter Finch, Sir Ralph Richardson, and Heath Ledger.
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Michael Dukakis... Presidential elections Klickitat is something of a "swing county." In 1988narrowly won the county with 49.15% of the vote. Richard Nixon (1960, 1972 ...
Willie Mays... h not officially retired—had not been regularly worn by a Mets player since' retirement in 1973. Nonetheless, Henderson and the Mets were an uneasy f ...
Neil Sheehan... n Smith, Helen Thomas, Marie Colvin, Kate Webb, Seymour Hersh, Lucien Carr,, Brit Hume, Keith Olbermann, New York Times columnists Thomas Friedman an ...
Ronald Colman... ile. It was nominated for Academy Awards for Best Actor in a Leading Role () and Best Art Direction
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 ...
Valerian... ult was that the Empire could not endure the blow of the capture of Emperorin 260. The eastern provinces found their protectors in the rulers of the ...
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 ...
Glenn FordIn Blackboard Jungle, a 1955 film starringand Sidney Poitier, Beiderbecke's music is briefly featured, but as a symb ...
Spike Milligan... d many successful and influential stand-up comedians, including Dave Allen,, Andrew Maxwell, Dylan Moran, Dara Ó Briain, Tommy Tiernan, Ardal O'Hanlo ...
Walther Schwieger... ad previously served as torpedo officer on U-20 and had (on Kapitänleutnant's orders) launched the torpedo that sank Lusitania. During his brief comm ...
Rommel... d Men of War, the first single volume dual military biography of Patton and
Geoffrey Chaucer... various means by which they gain agency. The novel's title was inspired by's , which is a series of connected stories ("The Merchant's Tale", "The P ...
XenophonThe Greek generalrecords in his Anabasis that the Armenians burned their crops and food sup ...
Charlton Heston... , at the age of 100. In April 2008, she attended the Los Angeles funeral of. In 2008, she was a surprise guest at th
Joseph Story... Review. Notable contributors to this edition include: Supreme Court Justice, who provided some twenty articles on legal topics including "Common Law" ...
Fred HaiseAstronauts Lovell, Jack Swigert andare launched aboard Apollo 13 for America's third Moon landing mission. En ...
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James Conant... d, a coded phone call was made by one of the physicists, Arthur Compton, to, chairman of the National Defense Research Committee. The conversation wa ...
Jean-Baptiste Colbert... for Versailles became more of a matter for public record, especially afterassumed the post of finance minister. Expenditures on Versailles have been ...
Ludwig BeckGeneralof Wiesbaden was one of the planners of the July 20, 1944 assassination at ...
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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M. Peter McPhersonDeputy Secretary of the Treasuryserved as Acting Secretary of the Treasury from August 17, 1988, to Septem ...
Bill Bradley... Democrats, Richard Gephardt of Missouri in the House of Representatives andof New Jersey in the Senate
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Elton John... g top Motown acts as well as various other artists including, in the 1970s,and & T.Rex and in the early 1980s "Yam Hologram". It is one of the very f ...
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 ...
Patton... he published Men of War, the first single volume dual military biography ofand Rommel
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Jim LovellOn 20 July 1969, veteran astronaut(Tom Hanks) hosts a party for other astronauts and their families, who wat ...
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General William Rufus Shafter... dock along the Santa Fe Railroad right-of-way. The community was named forwho commanded US Forces in Cuba during the Spanish-American War. Property ...
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 ...
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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Alexander Hamilton... t Morris declined this office; thus the first Secretary of the Treasury was, who was appointed at Morris's suggestion. Morris had held a similar posi ...
Roger Daltrey... vent but have expanded over the years to a week or more of evenings events.of The Who has been intimately involved with the planning of the events
Zachary Taylor... after John Taylor of Caroline, while a minority believe it was named after
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Peter Finch... g Academy Award. (The others were Jeanne Eagels, James Dean, Spencer Tracy,, Sir Ralph Richardson, and Heath Ledger.
Arne RinnanIn August 2001, under Captain, a diplomatic dispute brewed between Australia, Norway, and Indonesia aft ...
Algernon, 4th Duke of NorthumberlandHowever in the 19th centuryreplaced much of Adam's architecture. Instead he paid Anthony Salvin £250, ...
Gene RoddenberryStar Trek creatorhad worked with Kelley on previous television pilots, and Kelley was Rodde ...
Ian Carmichael... irkcudbright. In 1975, the book was made into a film shot in the town, withplaying the lead role of
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Calvin CoolidgeWarren G. Harding,and Herbert Hoover were resoundingly elected in 1920, 1924, and 1928 respe ...
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Rafael Trujillo... ence and the abuse of power on the individual. Based on the dictatorship of, who governed the Dominican Republic from 1930 until his assassination in ...
Matt Busby... South Pacific, Connery played in a football match against a local team that, manager of Manchester United, happened to be scouting. According to repo ...
Schuschniggs's... be but a passing phenomenon not worse than the dictatorship of Dollfuß andauthoritarian one-party system, which had ruled Austria. During World War ...
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Jim McClure... epublican (and then-Majority) leader, running against Bob Dole, Dick Lugar,and Pete Domenici. As Republican whip, Stevens was theoretically the favor ...
Arthur Robert Hinks... ustus Young. From 1903 to 1905, he worked at the Cambridge Observatory withas a research assistant of the Carnegie Institution and came under the str ...
Samuel Pepys... octor of Divinity at Cambridge. He resumed his lectures at the Savoy, whereheard him preach; but he preferred his conversation or his books to his se ...
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 ...
Priscilla Cecilia Maria ReyntiensOn 2 November 1933, Lord Norman married, London councillor and granddaughter of the Montagu Bertie, 7th Earl of A ...
Algernon Charles Swinburne... Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevenson – John Suckling –– George Szirtes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson – Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas – ...
Pope Pius XIIshowed high regard for Benedict, who had consecrated him a Bishop on 13 Ma ...
Justice O'Connor... urt will take in future decisions remains unclear. (See Gonzales v. Oregon), dissenting in Gonzalez , began her opinion by citing United States v. Lo ...
John BoltonThe party, through former U.N. Ambassador, has advocated reforms in the United Nations to halt corruption such as t ...
Reinhard Heydrich... des in World War II used operatives specifically trained for assassination.was killed after an attack by British trained Czechoslovak soldiers on beh ...
Dick Lugar... osition of Republican (and then-Majority) leader, running against Bob Dole,, Jim McClure and Pete Domenici. As Republican whip, Stevens was theoretic ...
Duke of Wellington... ical actors, a squirrel-hating transvestite highwayman, and a duel with the(played by Stephen Fry)
Queen Anne... great contempt. This book offended Prince George of Denmark, the consort of; and the Danish Minister protested
John DankworthThe 1961 series featured a jazz-influenced theme by. Library music was used sparsely as a soundtrack, sometimes with variatio ...
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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 ...
Alexander the Great... a card game. He gives him a pocket knife and a small statue of Bucephalus,'s horse, from the loot and tells him the story of how Alexander became Bu ...
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
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Miriam Karlin... o play Tevye in the 1971 film adaptation and the 1990 Broadway revival, andas Golde. Alfie Bass, Lex Goudsmit and Barry Martin eventually took over a ...
Pope Pius XII... mission for Latin America is a dicastery of the Roman Curia. Established byon 19 April 1958, it is charged with providing assistance to and examining ...
Marshal Ney... with false intelligence. He divided his army into a left wing commanded by, a right wing commanded by Marshal Grouchy, and a reserve, which he comma ...
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 ...
Reginald Dyer... cre) in Amritsar, Punjab. The British military commander, Brigadier-General, blocked the main entrance-cum-exit, and ordered his soldiers to fire int ...
Ron Rivera... ceramic filtration system coated with silver particles has been created byof Potters for Peace and used in developing countries for water disinfecti ...
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 ...
Duke of Marlborough... same year he published Rufinus, a historical essay; and a political poem onand his adherents
Jesus... taphor for chastity. The early Christian theologian, Tertullian, wrote thathimself was a eunuch (c. 200 AD). Tertullian also noted the existence of a ...
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 ...
Henry Fonda... ted in Life Magazine in 1953. This was the only film of Hitchcock's to star. Fonda plays a Stork Club musician mistaken for a liquor store thief who ...
Orville Gibson... s "Gibson Mandolin - Guitar Co., Ltd" on October 11, 1902, by the craftsman. One budget model was named the Gibson Kalamazoo Electric Guitar. Operati ...
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Ramsey Campbell... ki first appeared in "The Inhabitant of the Lake" (1964), an early story by
Jerry Garcia... , Danko can be seen intoxicated participating in a drunken jam session with, Bob Weir and Joplin while singing "Ain't No More Cane.
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 ...
Sir Nikolaus PevsnerIn 1962,stated in his North-West Norfolk and Norwich volume of The Buildings of En ...
Paul H. Todd, Jr.... oo is also home to Kalsec, another flavorings company, which was founded by, Albert Todd's grandson and U.S. Representative in the 89th Congress. Fou ...
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 ...
Jesus... (under February 4), was a pious woman of Jerusalem who, moved with pity ascarried his cross to Golgotha, gave him her veil that he might wipe his fo ...
Charles Mackerras... et in Portsmouth Harbour. Using the operetta music of Sullivan (arranged by) and The Bumboat Woman's Story by Gilbert, John Cranko's 1951 ballet Pine ...
Damon Knight... professional science fiction and fantasy writers. It was founded in 1965 byunder the name Science Fiction Writers of America, Inc. and it retains the ...
Paul Fix... e" (1966), Roddenberry accepted director James Goldstone's decision to haveplay Dr. Mark Piper. Although Roddenberry wanted Kelley to play the charac ...
John Adams... one (Kentucky) for Jefferson for Vice President in opposition to incumbentas well as casting their votes for President Washington. (Before 1804 elec ...
Ice-T... of his career condemning violence and writing on issues of race and class.was one of the first rappers to call himself a "playa" and discuss guns on ...
Saladin... used as a prison for captured "Franks" during the Crusades, as a stable by, as a fortress by Napoleon, and as a local school. In 1980 the mosque was ...
Charlemagne... d the Pyrenean portion of Catalonia extending their power as far as Girona.'s son Louis took Barcelona from the Moorish emir in 801, ultimately formi ...
King Charles IIHe visited the City as a courtier toin 1671 and described it thus
Nicholas II... s of the Russian Imperial Family ("Nicky" was particularly used to refer to, the last Tsar) so they changed it to Dickie
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 ...
Francisco de Miranda... n the Venezuelan War of Independence emerged. Among them were Generalissimo, Simón Bolívar (Bolívar's own father had been Colonel of the Militia of A ...
Emmet Crawford... 2010 census. It was incorporated in 1886 and was named for the late Captainwho had previously been stationed at nearby Fort Robinson. Its nicknames i ...
Alexander Hamilton... d 10 percent, depending on the value of the item. Secretary of the Treasurywas anxious to establish the tariff as a regular source of government reve ...
Pope Pius II... do Pandolfo Malatesta, duke of Rimini, who was later defeated. As a result,gave San Marino some castles and the towns of Fiorentino, Montegiardino an ...
Stitch! The MovieA direct-to-video sequel,, was released on August 26, 2003. This was followed by a television serie ...
Lord Ross of Hawkhead... of that direct line, passed the chiefship to the Hon. Charles Ross, son of, Renfrewshire, although they were not connected by blood
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 ...
Allan Guy... afterward, Lyons, Fenton and three other right-wing Labor MPs--Moses Gabb,and Charles McGrath--resigned from the ALP in protest of the Scullin gover ...
Aaron Burr... rst bid for the presidency with Jefferson as its presidential candidate andas its vice presidential candidate. Jefferson came in second in the electo ...
Elton John... hit on the UK Singles Chart, a remake of "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" with, which went to number seven. It was around this time that RuPaul co-hoste ...
Peter Dillon... ds the New Hebrides, a name that lasted until independence. In 1825, trader's discovery of sandalwood on the island of Erromango began a rush that en ...
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. ...
Clovis IAfter the Franks underdefeated the Alamanni in the Battle of Tolbiac in 496, the Franks eventual ...
Phil Collins... st post-Abba solo album. This was also her first solo album in English. The-produced album was called Something's Going On, and became a big success ...
Johnny Carson... ith memorable exchanges with Zsa Zsa Gabor and Muhammad Ali, and later with. He was also Red Skelton's 1969 CBS summer replacement with his own varie ...
Hilary Mantel... shed satirical novel, An Island in the Moon. He is a principal character in's 1998 novel, The Giant, O'Brien
SaladinAyyubid Sultanhad conquered most of the Frankish Kingdom of Jerusalem, including the anc ...
Hernán Cortés... vanilla orchid, called tlilxochitl by the Aztecs, and Spanish conquistadoris credited with introducing both vanilla and chocolate to Europe in the 1 ...
Dr. Jeong KimIn 2005,, former President of Lucent's Optical Network Group, returned from academ ...
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 ...
Daniel O'Connell... e United Kingdom. The change was forced by the landslide by-election win of, an Irish Catholic proponent of emancipation, who was elected despite not ...
Nigel Hawthorne... al is a caricature of the civil service predominantly characterised through's Sir Humphrey Appleby. The programme continues to have many legions of l ...
John Travolta... , and danced. The film rated highly with critics. It starred, among others,(Grease), Michelle Pfeiffer (Stardust), Allison Janney (Juno), James Marsd ...
James Warren... sful in shutting courts down in those communities in September and October.wrote to John Adams on October 22, "We are now in a state of Anarchy and C ...
Horace MannSir, but according to Wolf (1902) this must be a mistake, for, apart from th
Edward K. ValentineValentine is named for, who as a congressman from Nebraska, was the chairman of the House Commit ...
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 ...
Adolf Hitler... he Wagner family from 1930 to 1945, and a close friend of German chancellor
Badius, JodocusBaarle-Hertog -- Balen - Banking in Belgium - Banking, Finance and Insurance Commission ( ...
Fidel Castro... as Llosa was initially a supporter of the Cuban revolutionary government of. He studied Marxism in depth as a university student and was later persua ...
Hoyt Axton... d by Carroll Ballard. The movie stars Kelly Reno, Mickey Rooney, Teri Garr,, and the Arabian horse Cass Ole. The film features music by Carmine Coppo ...
Jonathan Pryce... Random Dent. Also reprising their roles from the original radio series wereas Zarniwoop (here blended with a character from the final novel to become ...
Li LingIn 99 BC, Sima Qian became embroiled in the Li Ling affair, whereand Li Guangli (李廣利), two military officers who led a campaign against the ...
John Coltrane... the solo changes to "Breezin'". The following songs are dominated by vamps:, Kenny Burrell, and Grant Green's versions of "My Favorite Things", Herbi ...
Tadeusz Kościuszko... the Polish national hero and hero of the American Revolutionary War General, because of its perceived resemblance to the Kościuszko Mound in Krakow
Randy Bachman... r toured with Ringo Starr's Allstars from 1994 to 1995, which also featured, John Entwistle, Felix Cavaliere, Billy Preston, and Starr's son, Zak Sta ...
Roger Gregory... hen Helms's own judicial choices were threatened with blocking did attorneyof Richmond, Virginia get confirmed. Helms also tried to block the nominat ...
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 ...
Atal Bihari Vajpayee... ity in 1977 and formed the government with Morarji Desai as Prime Minister.who had become the leader of the Jana Sangh after Upadhyaya's death in 196 ...
Robert Altman... Actress Oscar in 1975 for Nashville). Henry Gibson later co-starred in thefilm Nashville and was nominated for a Golden Globe. Ruth Buzzi became a r ...
Thurgood Marshall... ry responsibility for Supreme Court cases (often led by lead NAACP attorney), with the ACLU focusing on police misconduct, and supporting the NAACP w ...
John F. Kennedy, Jr.... o 2001, the company also published the magazine George which was founded by
Zero Mostel... cember 28, 1976, and ran for 176 performances at the Winter Garden Theatre.starred as Tevye. Robbins directed and choreographed. A second Broadway re ...
Muhammad Ali... ith Jack Paar in the 1960s, with memorable exchanges with Zsa Zsa Gabor and, and later with Johnny Carson. He was also Red Skelton's 1969 CBS summer ...
Arthur Bliss... ated with the 'pastoral' tradition, such as Arnold Bax, Lennox Berkeley and, were attracted to Housman's poetry. A 1976 catalogue listed 400 musical ...
Heinrich Müller... he became the overall supreme commander of the Reich Main Security Office.became Gestapo Chief, Arthur Nebe, chief of the Criminal Police (Kripo), a ...
Donald Tusk... lish government and president Lech Kaczyński. Current Polish prime ministerrestricted his comments to a recommendation that Germany pursue a neutral ...
William Waller... hough the Royalists under Lord Hopton forced the Parliamentarians under Sirto retreat from their hilltop position, they suffered so many casualties t ...
Richard Crossman... . No remorse was expressed for the largest group of victims, the Arab dead., a British Labour Party MP, whose experience on the Anglo-American Commit ...
Mark Norman... were well known in banking. His brother Ronald Collet Norman and his nephewbecame leading bankers. His great-nephew David Norman has also led a succe ...
Bill Clinton... l basis by the regulators that had regulated those activities prior to GLB., as well as economists Brad DeLong and Tyler Cowen have all argued that t ...
Virgil EarpAmong those involved in the shooting, onlyhad any real experience in combat. Virgil served for three years during th ...
Leo Genn... tarring Rosalind Russell, Michael Redgrave, Raymond Massey, Katina Paxinou,and Kirk Douglas. It was nominated for Academy Awards for Best Actor in a ...
Carl Davis... ow's 1980 restoration of Abel Gance's Napoléon (1927), featuring a score by. Brownlow's restoration was later distributed in America re-edited and sh ...
David C. SmithSonja has been featured in several novels byand Richard L. Tierney with covers by Boris Vallejo
Cesare Borgia... short period of time. Two of these periods were in the feudal era. In 1503,occupied the republic until his death several months later. On October 17, ...
Alain Prost... g six Grands Prix over the next three seasons. In 1988, he joined Frenchmanat McLaren-Honda. Between them, they won all but one of the 16 Grands Prix ...
Anthony Zinni... pt is probably the strongest aspect of their strategic partnership. General, the former Commandant of the US Central Command (CENTCOM), once said, "E ...
Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr.... into a museum in 1929. The American Room was opened by the U.S. Ambassador,, in 1938. The cells in which the pilgrims are said to have been held at t ...
Astronomer Royal... d by royal warrant "The King's Astronomical Observator" — the first British, with an allowance of £100 a year. In June 1675, another royal warrant pr ...
Jesus Christ... s, belonging to the Greek Orthodox Church. During the first centuries after, the New Testament was originally written in Koine Greek, which remains t ...
Ricimer... d by Majorian, who ruled for four years, before being killed by his general(461)
Martin GardnerNot all accusations of bias are political. Science writerhas accused the entertainment media of anti-science bias. He claims that t ...
Howard Zinn... in the U.S. civil rights movement in part due to the influence of activist, who was one of her professors at Spelman College. Continuing the activis ...
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis... interrupts the JFK assassination, preventing Lee Harvey Oswald from killing. This history change, however, from a timeline where both President Kenne ...
George Everest... one name over all others. So, he decided that Peak XV should be named after, his predecessor as Surveyor General of India. He wrote
Leonard Nimoy"Exquisite chemistry" among Kelley, William Shatner andmanifested itself in their performances as McCoy, Captain James T. Kirk an ...
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 ...
Louis Salzman... e south doorway of the nave is also from the end of the 12th century. Prof.considered that the north and south transepts were also 12th century but P ...
Morarji Desai... anata Party won with a huge majority in 1977 and formed the government withas Prime Minister. Atal Bihari Vajpayee who had become the leader of the J ...
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"
Santiago Mariño... own father had been Colonel of the Militia of Aragua), the general in chief, Rafael Urdaneta, among many others. With the establishment of an indepen ...
Spock... f in their performances as McCoy, Captain James T. Kirk and science officer, respectively. Nichelle Nichols, who played Uhura, referred to Kelley as ...
Kirk Douglas... ind Russell, Michael Redgrave, Raymond Massey, Katina Paxinou, Leo Genn and. It was nominated for Academy Awards for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Mi ...
Carol Moseley Braun... chmond, Virginia get confirmed. Helms also tried to block the nomination of, the first African-American female senator, as ambassador to New Zealand
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 ...
Arnold Clark... eyhound), Vauxhall & Chevrolet (Accrington Garages), the town was home to acar dealer which closed down in 2010
Chester W. Nimitz... he lead ship of the class is named for World War II Pacific fleet commander, who was the Navy's last fleet admiral. With an overall length of and ful ...
Oliver Cromwell... m Abbey. His possession of the living was in jeopardy on the appointment of's "Tryers"; but he evaded their inquisitorial questions by his ready wit. ...
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 ...
Iftach Spector... ich arrived at the Liberty at about 2:00 p.m. The formation leader, Captain, made two reconnaissance passes at 3,000 feet. He reported the vessel app ...
James T. Kirk... and Leonard Nimoy manifested itself in their performances as McCoy, Captainand science officer Spock, respectively. Nichelle Nichols, who played Uhur ...
Isoroku Yamamoto... s allowed the U.S. to carry out a targeted attack, killing Japanese Admiralwhile he was travelling by plane. The Polish Home Army conducted a regular ...
Mobutu Sese Seko... sident Micombero declared martial law on May 30 and asked Zairean Presidentfor assistance. Congolese paratroopers were deployed to secure the airport ...
Orval Faubus... temming from the Brown decision. Eisenhower demanded that Arkansas governorobey the court order. When Faubus balked, the president placed the Arkansa ...
Albert Gallatin... inst him two-thirds of the time, leaving almost half as fairly independent.recalled only two caucuses on legislative policy between 1795 and 1801, on ...
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band... ng The Beatles' early albums, and sixth of all of The Beatles' albums, with, Revolver, Rubber Soul, The Beatles (The White Album) and Abbey Road rank ...
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 ...
Aaron Burr... 1800 election, but an equal number of electors cast votes for Jefferson and. The tie sent the election to the House, and Federalists there blocked an ...
Ngo Dinh Diem... untry to sovereign status. Collins' instructions were to support the leaderin subverting communism, by helping him to build an army and wage a milita ...
Archie Bunker... ctress Betty Garrett in 1944. (Betty Garrett is perhaps best known today as's neighbor Irene Lorenzo on TV's All in the Family and as landlady Edna B ...
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 ...
George Edwin Rines... the Americana Corp. and the Scientific American Compiling Department, withappointed managing editor in 1903. The relationship with Scientific Americ ...
Earl CameronBermuda has produced, or been home to, actors such as Oona O'Neill,, Diana Dill, Lena Headey, Will Kempe, and most famously, Michael Douglas ...
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 ...
Matthew FlindersThe strait was named after George Bass after he andpassed through it while circumnavigating Van Diemen's Land (now named Tasm ...
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 ...
Herman Davis... ion was 3,055 at the 2000 census. It was the hometown of World War I sniper. A park in the town honors his memory today
Octavio PazA month after losing the election, at the invitation of, Vargas Llosa attended a conference in Mexico entitled, "The 20th Century ...
TitusJews led into captivity after the destruction of Jerusalem byand Vespasian, and, at a later date, translated its Hebrew name into its l ...
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 ...
Joanna LumleyThe series also featured guest appearances by such noted personalities asas the Sydney Opera House Woman, Jackie Mason as the East River Creature, ...
Dave Brubeck... e Five" begins with a repeated, syncopated figure in 5/4 time which pianistplays throughout the song. Vamps are also used in 1970s-era jazz-funk and ...
Alexander Montgomerie... e. It contains many works by Henryson, Dunbar, Lyndsay, Alexander Scott and
Josiah Wood... t Allison College was organised. The first two students, Howard Sprague and, graduated in May 1863. Mount Allison was the first university in the Bri ...
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 ...
Roald DahlIn 1964wrote Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the story of Charlie Bucket's adv ...
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Salvador Allende... o manage the allocation of economic inputs. The socialist-run government ofin Chile experimented with Project Cybersyn, a real-time information bridg ...
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 ...
Ernest Hemingway... cknowledgments and Notes". The later US hardcover edition adds a quote from, has 43 chapters, drops the subtitle, and expands the Acknowledgements an ...
Governor Steve Beshear... oup". In 2010, Judd signed the Animal Legal Defense Fund's petition to urgeto protect Kentucky's homeless animals through tough enforcement of the st ...
John de Chastelain... ce for a prosecution. The decommissioning was confirmed by Canadian General, chairman of the Independent International Commission on Decommissioning, ...
Charles II of England... been made official by law. Virginia was given the title "Dominion" by Kingat the time of The Restoration, because it had remained loyal to the crown ...
J. K. RowlingIn 1990wrote The Harry Potter Series, in which 3 characters embark on new adventu ...
Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports... ation of King's College London. On 20 January 1829 Wellington was appointed
Lord Brabourne... Admiral of the Fleet Lord Mountbatten of Burma, produced by his son-in-lawand Dominique Lapierre, and Larry Collins's Freedom at Midnight (of which ...
Ezequiel Zamora... Juan Crisóstomo Falcón, General in Chief Cipriano Castro, Brigadier Generaland Manuel Ezequiel Bruzual
Uhura... Kirk and science officer Spock, respectively. Nichelle Nichols, who played, referred to Kelley as her "sassy gentleman friend"; the friendship betwe ...
Arthur C. Clarke... "Daisy Bell", with musical accompaniment from Max Mathews. Coincidentally,was visiting his friend and colleague John Pierce at the Bell Labs Murray ...
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 ...
Shi Lang... and China and abandoning the island. It was only the campaigning of admiraland other supporters that convinced the Emperor not to abandon Taiwan. Kox ...
Stanley Baldwin... itain, and perhaps the world, who did not agree with British Prime Minister's 1932 declaration that "The bomber will always get through". He conceive ...
Associate Justice... ted Alabama in the United States Senate from 1927 to 1937, and served as anof the Supreme Court of the United States from 1937 to 1971. Black was nom ...
Jean-Baptiste Colbert... ilism in the 17th century. This French mercantilism was best articulated by(in office, 1665–1683), though policy liberalised greatly under Napoleon
Bill Oddie... on area, with a focus on the region's parakeets, in an episode presented by
Philip Game... instead of into Government bank accounts. The New South Wales Governor, Sir, intervened on the basis that Lang had acted illegally in breach of the s ...
John F. Kennedy... ernatives. After the election of November 1960, Eisenhower in briefing withpointed out the communist threat in Southeast Asia as requiring prioritiza ...
Pietro Gasparri... litus, and, for the codification of Canon Law, which under della Chiesa and, he as Eugenio Pacelli had the opportunity to participate in
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. ...
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 ...
Albert Gallatin... " Outstanding propagandists included editor William Duane and party leaders, Thomas Cooper and Jefferson himself
Joanna Lumley... d become a patron of the trust joining existing high profile personalities,and David Shepherd
Jimi Hendrix... I was really listening to in 1968 was James Brown, the great guitar player, and a new group who had just come out with a hit record, "Dance to the M ...
Ralph Houk... ch of the next decade in the middle or lower ranks of the AL East. In 1974,, who managed the dominant Yankee teams of the early 1960s, was named mana ...
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Frederick Converse Beach... itorial supervision of Scientific American magazine. The magazine's editor,, was editor-in-chief, and was said to be assisted by hundreds of eminent ...
Dusty Springfield... le track. Following this single was "Son of a Preacher Man", a cover of thesong, which was never included on an album
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 ...
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 ...
George W. Bush... ar himself. Nehemiah Clark, of the cast, expressed disapproval of Presidentand the Iraq War, coming into conflict with Rachel Moyal, who served in Ir ...
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 ...
Juan Crisóstomo Falcón... political figures) of the Army's most important at this stage are: Marshal, General in Chief Cipriano Castro, Brigadier General Ezequiel Zamora and ...
Roy Hudd... Lenska as Lintilla and her clones (and also as the Voice of the Bird), andas Milliways compere Max Quordlepleen, as well as the original radio serie ...
Stanley Reed... represented on the Court. The three final candidates were Solicitor General, Sherman Minton, and Hugo Black. Roosevelt said Reed "had no fire," and M ...
Abba Eban... n. Apologies were soon sent by Prime Minister Levi Eshkol, Foreign Minister, and chargé d'affaires Efraim Evron. Within 48 hours, Israel offered to c ...
Matthew Ridgway... el to Vietnam to study and "assess" the French forces there. Chief of Staffdissuaded the President from intervening by presenting a comprehensive est ...
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 ...
Erich Hartmann... y, Robert Ceely, , Bernhard Alt, Norman Ludwin, Frank Proto, Joseph Lauber,, Colin Brumby, Miloslav Gajdos and Theodore Albin Findeisen. Bertold Humm ...
Napoleon IWhen French emperorcompleted his conquest of Northern Italy and began to push his armies towa ...
Pope Pius XI... was founded by the Roman Catholic Church in 1936 under its current name byand is placed under the protection of the reigning Pope). Its aim is to pr ...
Gerald R. Ford, Jr.... mains the only one of its kind in the country. On April 23, 1975, President, spoke at Tulane University's Fogelman Arena at the invitation of Congres ...
Theodore Roosevelt... 000 hands in a single day, breaking the record previously held by President, who had set the record with 8,513 handshakes at a White House reception ...
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Mario... nzo Bellini. A host of young Italian tenors—including the renowned Giovanni(1810–1883) — copied Rubini's trend-setting innovation in order to heighte ...
Stanley Matthews... 4 to show their admiration for the former Blackpool and England player, Sir
Norman Bottomley... y Bufton, sent a memo to the Deputy Chief of the Air Staff, Air Marshal Sir, suggesting that what appeared to be a coordinated air attack by the RAF ...
Bill Clinton... artwork of photographer Robert Mapplethorpe". In 1993, when then-presidentwanted to appoint 'out' lesbian Roberta Achtenberg to assistant secretary ...
Miriam Margolyes... y as the Sydney Opera House Woman, Jackie Mason as the East River Creature,as the Smelly Photocopier Woman, BBC Radio cricket legends Henry Blofeld a ...
Augustus... d others) competing with Rome in the 1st century BC. By the time of Emperor, present-day Italy was included in the Roman Italy (Italia) as a province ...
Francisco Franco... extended but in the 1950s, the Esperanto movement was tolerated again withaccepting the honorary patronage of the
Christopher Newport... John Smith sailed past the Virgin Islands on the expedition led by Captainto found the new colony in Virginia
George Shearing... ranged from Glenn Miller to Jelly Roll Morton to Tchaikovsky." Jazz pianist's quintet of the 1950s and 1960s was influenced by Miller: "with Shearing ...
Jérôme Bonaparte... during the 17th and 18th centuries. They were finally abolished by order of, king of Westphalia, in 1811
Evelyn Barker... rd Montgomery had told the British army commander in Palestine, General Sir, to emphasise to the British servicemen that they were "facing a cruel, f ...
SpockMcCoy is someone to whom Kirk unburdens himself and is a foil to. He is Kirk's "friend, personal bartender, confidant, counselor and pries ...
Louis Alexandre Berthier... choice on February 5, 1797, when, with the arrival of a letter from Generaladdressed to the Regents, it was required to arrest and consign the Bishop ...
Cornelia Parker... shortlist including sculptor Christine Borland, Angela Bulloch and sculptor
Eutropius... n by movements of larger tribes, like the Goths. According to the historian, the forces of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius battled against the Marcomanni ...
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 ...
Eleazar López Contreras... relevant (apart from the general Gómez himself), were the General in Chiefand Division General Isaías Medina Angarita
Winthrop Rockefeller... tates. The population was 192 at the 2010 census. The city was also home of's election campaigns
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 ...
Charlemagne... first documented use of the name Wiesbaden is by Einhard, the biographer of, whose writings mention "Wisabada" sometime between 828 and 830
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 ...
Sargent Shriver... people. I was exposed to the idea of being a public servant and Eunice andbecame my heroes." Eunice Kennedy Shriver was sister of John F. Kennedy, a ...
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 ...
Jud Strunk... n featured future Match Game panelist Patti Deutsch, folksy singer-comedian, and ventriloquist act Willie Tyler and Lester. Deutsch, Strunk, and Tyle ...
Bob McNamara... t difficult unless you want to 'kiss his behind' all the time. That is whatsuggested to me...if I wanted to get along.
Rufus King... President in Congress over William Crawford in 1816 and defeated Federalistin the general election
Oliver Stone... as a favor. The scene, known as the "Hun Brothers" scene, was described byas the best scene in the script. It was, however, cut from the final film ...
Thomas E. Trowbridge... County was represented in the Wyoming House of Representatives by Democrat(1930-2009) of Saratoga, a Nebraska native. From 1982-1986, Trowbridge was ...
Field Marshal Montgomery... d of 19 August 1942 (which certain elements of the Allied military, notably, later claimed was ill-conceived from the start. However at a meeting in ...
Juan Domingo Perón... rk in fact existed, and in Argentina was largely run by Argentine President, a Nazi sympathiser who had been impressed by Mussolini's reign in Italy ...
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 ...
Lord Dorchester... s, and pockets of local resistance continued. Some rebel leaders approached, the British governor of Quebec for assistance, who was reported to promi ...
George Strait... "Bad for Me", the title track to Blake Shelton's 2008 album Startin' Fires,'s "Where Have I Been All My Life" off his 2009 album Twang, and Tim McGra ...
Prince George of Denmark... treated the Danes and their monarch with great contempt. This book offended, the consort of Queen Anne; and the Danish Minister protested
Adolf HitlerIn 1923, Winifred met, who greatly admired Wagner's music. When Hitler was jailed for his part ...
Alan Turing... king our tacit awareness. Contrary to the views of his colleague and friend, whose work at The University of Manchester prepared the way for the firs ...
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 ...
Chief Justice of the United States... ard meets at least four times a year and includes as ex officio members theand the Vice President of the United States. The nominal head of the Insti ...
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 ...
Avraham Harman... ttacked the ship. Though "strong dismay" was conveyed to Israeli ambassador, so too was the speed of Israel's notification. Apologies were soon sent ...
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Adolf Hitler... h stylized "Armanen" sig runes) was a major paramilitary organization underand the Nazi Party. Built upon the Nazi ideology, the SS under Heinrich Hi ...
Duke of Wellington... ies of the Seventh Coalition, an Anglo-Allied army under the command of thecombined with a Prussian army under the command of Gebhard von Blücher. It ...
Harry S. Truman... tter dated July 25, 1946, Prime Minister Attlee wrote to American President: "I am sure you will agree that the inhuman crime committed in Jerusalem ...
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Jo Moore... ansport, was forced to resign because of the actions of his special adviser, who instructed a departmental civil servant, Martin Sixsmith, that Septe ...
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 ...
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 ...
Emperor Zeno... meaning "table" or "board", was a game mentioned in an epigram of Byzantine(AD 476–481). It was similar to modern backgammon in that the object of th ...
Lal Krishna Advani... uism, where a temple should be reconstructed. The party under its presidentgalvanised the nation with various rath yatras and succeeded in awakening ...
Elvis Presley... Collage No.1 (Blue Suede) (for tape) by sampling and manipulating a famousrecording
Nathan TwiningSeaton and Stevens worked with Gen., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, who had served in Alaska; and Jac ...
C. Rajagopalachari... ence of new generation of Indians from within the Congress Party, including, Jawaharlal Nehru, Vallabhbhai Patel, Subhash Chandra Bose and others- wh ...
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Pervez MusharrafPakistani President- then as Army Chief of Staff - was responsible for sending thousands of P ...
Gebhard von Blücher... f the Duke of Wellington combined with a Prussian army under the command of. It was the culminating battle of the Waterloo Campaign and Napoleon's la ...
Shi LangIn 1683, following a naval engagement with Admiral, one of Koxinga's father's trusted friends, Koxinga's grandson Zheng Kesh ...
Carl Davis... rk Wilson and Jim Riggs. Orchestral conductors such as Gillian B. Anderson,, Carl Daehler, and Robert Israel have written and compiled scores for num ...
Jawaharlal Nehru... on of Indians from within the Congress Party, including C. Rajagopalachari,, Vallabhbhai Patel, Subhash Chandra Bose and others- who would later on c ...
Jesus... s of the New Testament form the Canonical gospels which recount the life ofand are central to the Christian faith. Christian Bibles include the books ...
Oliver Cromwell... to Varney, he was cursed with vampirism after he had betrayed a royalist toand accidentally killed his own son afterwards in a fit of anger, although ...
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 ...
Elvis Presley... me to try to curb Stitch's aggressiveness by encouraging him to behave like, whom she calls a "model citizen." Stitch's antics, although at times foi ...
Heinrich Himmler... Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party. Built upon the Nazi ideology, the SS under's command was responsible for many of the crimes against humanity during ...
Orson WellesOn his death, fellow director and friendwrote an article for the Los Angeles Times, "Jean Renoir: The Greatest of ...
CassiodorusGregory Nazianzen (Oratio 4.108) and(Variae 1.2) relate how Tyrian Heracles and the nymph Tyrus were walking a ...
Montgomery Scott... ed to say it on The Wrath of Khan when Spock is near death; James Doohan assays "He's dead already" instead. The line has entered popular culture as ...
Blackbeard... ietary rule, the Bahamas became a haven for pirates, including the infamous. To restore orderly government, The Bahamas were made a British crown col ...
Dick King-Smith... The Sheep-Pig, also known as Babe: The Gallant Pig in the United States, byand tells the story of a pig who wants to be a sheepdog. The main animal c ...
Giuseppe Garibaldi... pts to submit it to the Papal States failed; and its wish to be left out of's Italian unification in the mid-nineteenth century was granted, since it ...
Woodes Rogers... as were made a British crown colony in 1718 under the royal governorship of, who, after a difficult struggle, succeeded in suppressing piracy. In 172 ...
Lord Melchett... he often comes into contact with the Queen, her obsequious Lord Chamberlain(Stephen Fry) with whom he has a rivalry, and the Queen's demented former ...
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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 ...
Joost van DykDutch privateerorganized the first permanent settlements in the Territory in Soper's Hole ...
Giovanni BoccaccioTwo major satirists of Europe in the Renaissance wereand François Rabelais. Other examples of Renaissance satire include Till E ...
Arthur C. ClarkeThe spacecraft Cosmonaut Alexey Leonov in's novel uses aerobraking in the upper layers of Jupiter's atmosphere to e ...
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
George W. Bush... have its citizens pass a resolution endorsing the impeachment of President, and in 2011 it was one of thirteen Vermont towns isolated by flooding ca ...
Bill Clinton... ributions toward world education, morality, and acts of charity". Presidentspoke these words at the Congressional Gold Medal ceremony
Frank ChurchThe U.S. Senate Select Committee chaired by Senator(the Church Committee) reported in 1975 that it had found "concrete eviden ...
Henry Fonda... s was filmed in McDonald County. Shadow Lake was the headquarters for stars, Tyrone Power, Nancy Kelly and Randolph Scott
Earl Warren... Supreme Court in history and has been influential on justices as diverse as, William Rehnquist, and Antonin Scalia
Robert Cummings... , producers made a movie based on the book. The cast included Ann Sheridan,, Ronald Reagan and Betty Field. The suit worn by Ronald Reagan in the fil ...
Winston Churchill... ommittee report titled German Strategy and Capacity to Resist, prepared for's eyes only, predicted that Germany might collapse as early as mid-April ...
Bob Paisley... les, four Scottish Cups and one Scottish League Cup with the club. In 1977,paid a British transfer record of £440,000 to bring Dalglish to Liverpool. ...
Antonin Scalia... n influential on justices as diverse as Earl Warren, William Rehnquist, and
Itō HirobumiThe Japanese statesmanstarted to negotiate with the Russians. He believed that Japan was too wea ...
Leopold Wilhelm... assistance; a powerful Spanish army assembled in Artois under the archduke, governor-general of the Spanish Netherlands. But peasants of the country ...
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 ...
George BassThe strait was named afterafter he and Matthew Flinders passed through it while circumnavigating Van ...
Jesus... ligious feeling, the sense of absolute dependence on God as communicated bythrough the church, and not the creeds or the letter of Scripture or the r ...
Busby Babes... n 1956, losing 4–3 on aggregate to the Manchester United team of the famous. He made his debut for the first team at home in November 1958 against Co ...
John Quincy Adams... ted debate in Congress, Massachusetts Representative (and former President)successfully argued to restore the lost funds with interest. Though Congre ...
Mary Robinson... led the Anti-Amendment Campaign, which included future President of Ireland. The Pro Life Amendment Campaign subsequently became the Pro Life Campaig ...
Pope Paul VIOn 8 May 1969,issued the Apostolic Constitution Sacra Rituum Congregatio, dividing it in ...
Elizabeth MayFurtado publicly endorsed Green Party leaderin Saanich-Gulf Islands during the federal election in 2011. Furtado was f ...
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Cliff RichardMay's early heroes wereand The Shadows, who he says were "the most metallic thing(s) out at the t ...
Manuel BelgranoOn August of 1812, Argentine Generalleaded the Jujuy Exodus, a massive forced displacement of people from the ...
Louie Gohmert... 's 1st congressional district, which is currently represented by Republican
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 ...
Olusegun Obasanjo... 9 May 2000, the Lagos Guardian newspaper reported that the now ex-presidentcommuted to retirement the dismissal of all military persons who fought fo ...
Craig Mathieson... t ranked no. 1 in the book The 100 Best Australian Albums by Toby Creswell,and John O'Donnell
Claudius Crozet... lly called "Wayland's Crossing", it was renamed in 1870 in honor of Colonel, the French-born civil engineer who directed the construction of the Blue ...
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 ...
Alexander the Great... eece played an important role in the art of the western world. In the East,'s conquests initiated several centuries of exchange between Greek, Centra ...
Roger Daltrey... as Liszt, by Fiona Lewis in the 1975 Ken Russell film Lisztomania, oppositeas Liszt, and by Bernadette Peters in the 1991 James Lapine film Impromptu ...
Hannibal... in Empúries, with the objective of cutting off the sources of provisions of's Carthaginian army during the Second Punic War. After the Carthaginian d ...
John Marshall Harlan IIBlack's most prominent ideological opponent on the Warren Court was, who replaced Justice Jackson in 1955. They disagreed on several issues, ...
Elvis Presley... in a special ceremony held at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, along with, Keith Green, Kurt Kaiser, Doris Akers, The Rambos, Wendy Bagwell and the ...
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 ...
Timothy M. CarneyIn Karl D. Jackson’s book on the Khmer Rouge,provided five reasons why Pol Pot won the war. These were support from Sih ...
Terence YoungConnery's portrayal of Bond owes much to stylistic tutelage from director, polishing the actor while using his physical grace and presence for the ...
Glenn Beck... mer chief of Exxon, Lee Raymond, former FOX News Host and Radio Commentator, and Matthew K. Rose
Bernard Kouchner... ivilians being murdered and starved by the blockading forces. French doctoralso witnessed these events, particularly the huge number of starving chil ...
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 ...
Thomas Wolsey, Archbishop of York, Chief Minister and favourite of Henry VIII, took ove ...
Lester Maddox... slature to choose the governor in the deadlocked 1966 race between Democratand Republican Howard Callaway. Whereas Black voted with the majority unde ...
John CornynAt the Federal level, the two U.S. Senators from Texas are Republicansand Kay Bailey Hutchison; Nacogdoches is part of Texas's 1st congressional ...
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 ...
Virgil Earp... 's Cowboy friends (Frank Stilwell and Pete Spence) were arrested by Marshalfor the holdup. When Virgil later re-arrested Stilwell and Spence for the ...
Albrecht Dürer... rt medium begins in the Renaissance. The German Northern Renaissance artist(1471–1528) who painted several fine botanical, wildlife and landscape wat ...
Michael Chertoff... na, Senator Joseph Lieberman claimed that emergency workers under DHS chief"ran around like Keystone Kops, uncertain about what they were supposed to ...
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 ...
Ian Watmore... r Sir Gus' retirement, Sir Jeremy Heywood replaced him as Cabinet Secretary;as Cabinet Office Permanent Secretary; and lastly, Sir as Head of the Hom ...
Melchett... t characters, though several reappear in one series or another, for exampleand Lord Flashheart
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d'Erlon... es up symmetrically about the Brussels road. On the right was I Corps underwith 16,000 infantry and 1,500 cavalry, plus a cavalry reserve of 4,700. O ...
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 ...
chevrons... e foreign legion remains the only branch of the French Army that still usesto indicate seniority. Each gold chevron, which are only used by ordinary ...
Tom Stoppard... th, the meaning of human existence and the place of God in human existence.'s Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead is an absurdist tragicomedy first s ...
John Kenneth Galbraith... ch events spiralled out of control in the run up to and after independence., the Canadian-American Harvard University economist, who advised governme ...
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 ...
Stonewall Jackson... th flower petals thrown in his path at Richmond. He had become as famous asin the eyes of the Confederacy
Stanisław PoniatowskiIn 1764 Catherine placed, her former lover, on the Polish throne. Although the idea of partitionin ...
Hugh Hefner... s article in his book, she had lambasted both Bogdanovich and Playboy mogul, claiming that Stratten was a victim of them as much as of her husband, P ...
David Niven... rincess who is rescued by, and falls in love with, original Rat Pack member, and Sinatra had a non-speaking, non-singing role as a piano player in a ...
Peter Molyneux... in the area of AI, which adds considerably to their development schedules., who often refers to himself as either the lead designer or creative dire ...
Gus O'Donnell... single holder. The last person to hold all three positions together was Sir, Cabinet Secretary, Head of the Home Civil Service and Cabinet Office Per ...
Winston Churchill... temperatures and pressures. Two months later Cunard received a letter from, then First Lord of the Admiralty, ordering the ship to leave Clydeside a ...
Jesse Jackson... erforming benefit concerts for various civil rights organizations including's PUSH and The Black Panther Party's Breakfast program throughout the ear ...
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 ...
Peter Rodman... ad to an abyss of violence that Sihanouk had worked for ten years to avoid., however disagreed with this view
Hans von Tschammer und Osten... organization of the Fourth Winter Olympics in Garmisch by Reichssportführer
Albrecht Dürer... distinguishing himself as a soldier and as a captain. He studied art under
Eric Clapton... nds, songwriters, and performers, from the Grateful Dead and The Beatles to, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Led Zeppelin, Elvis Costello, and Elton Jo ...
Margaret Drabble... tween different countries and different artistic media or areas of thought.described it in literature as taking place "roughly between 1770 and 1848" ...
Zheng He... and economically fortified. In the early fifteenth century the Ming Admiralhad established one of his bases of operation in the port city, so the Chi ...
Burnham Martin... in North Tunbridge. At the 1867 fair, Vermont's former Lieutenant Governorreferred to the fair as a "little World's Fair". Lewis Dickerman adopted t ...
Benjamin Bonneville... of the Oregon Trail and wrote extensively about their explorations. Captainon his expedition of 1832 to 1834 explored much of the Oregon trail and br ...
Kofi Annan... treaty bodies. In his September 2002 report the former UN Secretary Generalon 'Strengthening the United Nations; an agenda for further change' sugges ...
John Adams... . On June 11, 1776, Congress appointed a "Committee of Five", consisting ofof Massachusetts, Benjamin Franklin of Pennsylvania, Thomas Jefferson of V ...
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 ...
Dr. Hugo Eckener... he trip starting at Lakehurst Naval Air Station, NJ, so the ship's captain,, first flew the Graf across the Atlantic from Germany to pick up Hearst's ...
James E. Akins... 2003. The committee, which included former U.S. ambassador to Saudi Arabia, held Israel to be culpable and suggested several theories for Israel's p ...
Martin EsslinCriticin his book Theatre of the Absurd pointed out how many contemporary playwr ...
John Buford... on's brigade to pursue the Federals and in a sharp fight against Brig. Gen.'s brigade, Col. Thomas T. Munford's 2nd Virginia Cavalry was overwhelmed ...
Werner Mölders... -Sachs-Haus downtown and the town hall in Buer are in nearly original form.the legendary Luftwaffe Fighter pilot Oberst was born here
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 ...
James Earl Ray... Civil rights activist, Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated in 1968 byin Memphis, Tennessee
Zebulon Baird VanceIn the 1890 Census, Vance County was more than 63 percent African American.was a Governor of North Carolina (1862–1865, 1877–1879) and United States ...
Virginia McKenna... pied France were dramatised in the film Carve Her Name with Pride, starringand based on the 1956 book of the same name by R. J. Minney. Whilst in the ...
Thomas Jefferson... . Many of the buildings represent architecture from the 1800s including the-designed Courthouse building
Redfield Proctor... and Pittsford. Proctor was named for and almost completely owned by Senator. The closing of the marble quarries in the town in the 1980s and 1990s co ...
Mark Teixeira... and former owner of the Texas Rangers. Other residents include Sean Payton,, Vernon Wells, professional golfers Choi Kyung-Ju and Ben Crane, Terry Br ...
Friedrich von Bülow... an army corps, or 48,000 men, were engaged at Waterloo – two brigades under, commander of IV Corps, attacked Lobau at 16:30, while Zieten's I Corps a ...
Audie Murphy... el of the same title. For the starring role, Huston chose World War II heroto play the young Union soldier who deserts his company out of fear, but l ...
Jawaharlal Nehru... increasing grounds within the Congress leadership. Under the presidency ofat its historic Lahore session in December 1929, the Indian National Congr ...
Andrew Lloyd Webber... iammetta (1878), one of Rossetti's last paintings, now in the collection of(model: Marie Spartali Stillman
McKinley... ed the first phones in Burke and his stables housed the horses of Presidentand Vice President Theodore Roosevelt. Produce from his farm was transport ...
Dennis Quaid... principal photography and locations for the 2002 movie The Rookie, starring, and Rachel Griffiths, were filmed. The Thorndale High School baseball st ...
Tiberius... dici, or veterinarians. Using these stations in chariot relays, the emperorhastened in 24 hours to join his brother, Drusus Germanicus, who was dying ...
Peter MolyneuxLeading up to several Lionhead Studio game releases's enthusiasm for talking openly about the development and design process ...
Sid Watkins... Ratzenberger's fatal crash. Senna was met by FIA's Medical Chief Professor, who recalled that Senna was tearful, despite meeting Ratzenberger only o ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... een chosen as the headquarters for the Supreme Allied Commander, US General, during D-Day
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 ...
Beverly Robertson... y, protecting its flank with artillery batteries. Stuart ordered Brig. Gen.'s brigade to pursue the Federals and in a sharp fight against Brig. Gen. ...
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
Paul Newman... lers set with Cold War-related themes. The first, Torn Curtain (1966), withand Julie Andrews, displays the bitter end of the twelve-year collaboratio ...
Sterling HaydenIt starredand Huston's personal friend, Sam Jaffe. It also became the first serious ...
Earl WarrenIn 1953 Vinson died and was replaced by. While all members of the Court were New Deal liberals, Black was part of ...
Peter Molyneux... and White 2 and Fable had features changed or lacking in the final product.said the following on the issue
Bob McDonnell... and Senator Joe Biden of Delaware. In 2009, Republicans Chris Christie andwere elected to the governorships of New Jersey and Virginia
Lewis Carroll... plays, novels, and translated English poetry and books into French such as's The Hunting of the Snark. French poet and novelist Raymond Queneau had ...
Jimi Hendrix... ovember 2006. On Queen For An Hour 1989 Interview on BBC Radio 1 May listed, Jeff Beck and Eric Clapton as his guitar heroes. In a 1991 interview for ...
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 ...
Augustus... der the empire, one public and one private. The Cursus publicus, founded by, carried the mail of officials by relay throughout the Roman road system. ...
Henry Hyde... eings, thereby taking it out of the hands of the federal courts, along withand Romano Mazzoli. More successfully, Helms passed an amendment banning f ...
Ted StevensSlashdotters typically like to mock United States Senator' 2006 description of the Internet as a "series of tubes" or Microsoft CEO ...
Giuseppe Garibaldi... eat of a battle in 1718 between Spain and Austria, and of another fought byagainst the Kingdom of Two Sicilies during his Expedition of the Thousand
Jock Stein... glish signed a provisional contract with Celtic in May 1967. Celtic managersent Sean Fallon to see Dalglish and his parents at their home; on hearing ...
Eliade... beliefs are shared by all forms of shamanism. Common beliefs identified by(1972) are the following
Folke Bernadotte... ring around 400 fighters. Following the assassination of UN Envoy for Peaceby the LEHI in September 1948, this separate unit collapsed and integrated ...
Elton John... services which are not necessarily martial in nature. The British musician, for example, is a Knight Bachelor, thus entitled to be called Sir Elton. ...
Rick JamesIn 1988, Shanté andhad a hit with "Loosey's Rap.
Oliver ReedIn 1974, Moon struck up a friendship with actor, while working on the movie version of Tommy
Roman RosenOn October 3, the Russian Minister to Japan,, presented to the Japanese government the Russian counterproposal as the ...
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
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 ...
Senator Joe McCarthy... ." Walt Kelly's Pogo was likewise censored in 1952 over his overt satire of, caricatured in his comic strip as "Simple J. Malarky". Garry Trudeau, wh ...
Ambrose Bierce... y Austin, Armin Hansen, George Sterling and his protege Clark Ashton Smith,, Upton Sinclair, Robinson Jeffers, Sinclair Lewis, Sydney Yard, Ferdinand ...
Elisha DeWolf... as Mud Creek and Horton, the town was renamed Wolfville in honour of judgein 1830. The town was an important shipbuilding location in the mid 19th c ...
Karol Świerczewski... e was also asserted by commanders of the late and post-war Polish military., commander of the 2nd Polish army, briefed his soldiers to "exact on the ...
Emilio AguinaldoIn the hunt for the Guerrilla GeneralAmerican troops also poisoned water wells to try to force out the Filipino ...
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 ...
Christine Chapel... s an American actress and producer. She is best known for her role as Nursein the , Lwaxana Troi on , and for being the voice of most onboard compute ...
John Jacob Rhodes... the part of the President and his former aides. The House Republican Leaderagreed with Scott, and Rhodes recommended that if Nixon's position continu ...
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 ...
Andrew Jackson... nowledge among men". After the nephew died without issue in 1835, Presidentinformed Congress of the bequest. Richard Rush was appointed as agent of t ...
Benjamin Franklin... appointed a "Committee of Five", consisting of John Adams of Massachusetts,of Pennsylvania, Thomas Jefferson of Virginia, Robert R. Livingston of New ...
Thomas T. Munford... ederals and in a sharp fight against Brig. Gen. John Buford's brigade, Col.'s 2nd Virginia Cavalry was overwhelmed until Stuart sent in two more regi ...
Wyatt Earp... gecoach driver and his passenger were murdered during an attempted robbery.tried to persuade Ike Clanton to give up the Cowboys suspected of the murd ...
Mark EllenIn the early 1980s, Andy Kershaw, David Hepworth,and Richard Skinner also took turns as presenters. The same four presenter ...
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 ...
William Wyler... n ill-fitting costume with a low neckline, she was rebuffed by the director, who loudly commented to the assembled crew, "What do you think of these ...
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 ...
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 ...
Steven SpielbergThat same year,'s film Close Encounters of the Third Kind boasted a finale with impressiv ...
Jim Hensley... Living in Phoenix, he went to work for Hensley & Co., his new father-in-law's large Anheuser-Busch beer distributorship. As Vice President of Public ...
Gene Roddenberry... nterfaces throughout the series. She was also the wife of Star Trek creator
Frank Lausche... ns being in 1924 when it supported Vic Donahey, 1932 (George White), 1952 (), and 1958 (Michael V. DiSalle). However, excepting DiSalle, each of thes ...
Ban Ki-moon... arious sizes up to chlorine tanker trucks. United Nations Secretary-Generalcondemned the attacks as, "clearly intended to cause panic and instability ...
Chancellor of the Exchequer... 1991 the Private Finance Initiative was launched, and by November 1994 thehad referred to it as ‘the funding mechanism of choice for most public sec ...
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 ...
Thomas R. Pickering... squads' ... I'd repudiate him instantly." Helms opposed the appointment ofas Ambassador to El Salvador. alleged that the CIA had interfered in the S ...
Henry IIIIn 1585 Pasquier was appointed byadvocate-general at the Paris cours des comptes, an important body having ...
Field Marshal Sir Douglas Haig... cey, Roger Blake, Denis Lill, Warren Clarke and Geoffrey Palmer, who playedin "Goodbyeee", the final, fatal episode of Blackadder Goes Forth
Thucydides... , Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo,, and Xenophon
William Wyler... friends in the movie industry. Huston had, with friends including directorand screenwriter Philip Dunne, established the "Committee for the First Am ...
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) ...
Michael Blackburn... kolyi. Kitesurfers also do the crossing. Australian Olympic bronze medalistset a record in October 2005 when he crossed the strait in just over 13 ho ...
Cromwell... is only to be remembered because a body of 6,000 English infantry, sent byin pursuance of his treaty of alliance with Mazarin, took part in it. The ...
Ian FlemingAmis became associated with's James Bond novels, which he greatly admired, in the late 1960s, when he ...
Joseph Stalin... ies were taken up by the Jewish , but fiercely denounced by Vladimir Lenin.devoted a whole chapter to criticising Cultural National Autonomy in Marxi ...
King George VGuisborough has a King George's Field in memory of, and the town's football team Guisborough Town FC plays on the King Georg ...
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 ...
Charles de Gaulle... leaders at state events, such as the state funerals of John F. Kennedy and, the summits of the Non-Aligned Movement, and the 1971 celebration of the ...
Harald V... died in the evening of a myocardial infarction. An interview given by King, and hints in a biography by Jo Benkow, who was the president of the parl ...
Robert Lusser... produce a fuselage for the project and Koppenburg sought the assistance of, chief designer and technical director at Heinkel. On 22 January 1942, Lu ...
Folke Bernadotte... rnment, in September 1948, acting in response to the assassination of Count, outlawed the Irgun and Lehi groups, declaring them terrorist organizatio ...
Grigori Alexandrovich PotemkinAfter her affair with her lover and adviserended in 1776, he allegedly selected a candidate-lover for her who had the ...
Theodore Roosevelt... and his stables housed the horses of President McKinley and Vice President. Produce from his farm was transported to Georgetown where it became part ...
Robin RaphelIn 1997, U.S. State Department'stold Massoud to surrender to the Taliban. She obtained a clear answer with ...
Earl of Uxbridge... y of his staff officers on Wellington, including his second-in-command, the. Uxbridge commanded the cavalry and had carte blanche from Wellington to ...
Vladimir Lenin... cultural minorities were taken up by the Jewish , but fiercely denounced by. Joseph Stalin devoted a whole chapter to criticising Cultural National A ...
Francis Scott Key... ed for the failed British assault on Baltimore, which was the influence for's writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner". Many slaves escaped to the Briti ...
Jimi Hendrix... ind "Television", "Sparta" and "Southern Cross". Midnight Oil came from thesong, "Burning of the Midnight Lamp"
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 ...
Tiësto... ence + the Machine. The album has attracted producers such as The Neptunes,, Timbaland, Rick Nowels, Ryan Tedder and Rodney Jerkins. The first single ...
Hubert Humphrey... r assaulted. An invitation was extended to Nixon's opponent, Vice-President, but he declined. According to George Schlatter, the show's creator, "Hum ...
"Mad Anthony" Wayne... on November 2, 1779 from the western part of Dobbs County. It was named for, a general in the American Revolutionary War. The act, establishing the C ...
Tom StoppardHousman is the main character in the 1997play The Invention of Love. Many titles for novels and films have been dra ...
Emmanuel Kwasi Kotoka... Vietnam and China, his government was overthrown in a military coup led byand the National Liberation Council. Several commentators, such as John St ...
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 ...
Benito Mussolini... ollapsed owing to poverty, violence and social unrest. The Fascists, led by, took over and set up an authoritarian dictatorship. Italy joined the Axi ...
Johnny CarsonOn June 20, 1965, Sinatra, Martin, and Davis, withas the emcee (substituting for Bishop, who was out with a bad back), perfo ...
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 ...
Richard NixonDuring the September 16, 1968 episode,, running for president, appeared for a few seconds with a disbelieving vo ...
Ernst Udet... as a design weakness. Heinrich Koppenbrug, the director of Argus, met withon 6 January 1941 to try to convince him that the development should be co ...
Maurice Wilkins... e of the DNA molecule in 1953 together with James D. Watson. He, Watson andwere jointly awarded the 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine "for ...
George Martin... ardas often said that the Abbey Road studio was "no good", much to producer's annoyance: "The trouble was that Alex was always coming to the studios ...
Benito MussoliniIn 1941, Alfa Romeo was confiscated by the fascist government ofas part of the Axis Powers' war effort. Enzo Ferrari's division was small ...
John CarnellThe adaptations were scripted by. Steve Leialoha provided the art for Hitchhiker's and the layouts for Res ...
Virgil Earp... 1879, when Tombstone was only a small town composed mostly of mining tents.arrived in town as a Deputy U.S. Marshal for the territorial region center ...
Ulysses S. Grant... sville was the Battle of Cold Harbor, the final battle of Union Lieut. Gen.'s 1864 Overland Campaign. This was fought over the same ground as the Bat ...
Humphrey Bogart... n Queen (1951), a story based on C. S. Forester's popular novel. It starredand Katharine Hepburn in a combination of romance, comedy and adventure. B ...
John Bell Hood... ated outside of Killeen, Texas. The post is named after Confederate General. It i
John McCain... nt in all but one election since 1952. In 2004 and 2008, George W. Bush andswept every county in the state, both receiving over 65 percent of the sta ...
Montgomery C. Meigs... aph lines, and then famously sent a telegram to Union Quartermaster Generalcomplaining of the poor quality of the mules he had captured
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Jawaharlal NehruMountbatten was fond of Congress leaderand his liberal outlook for the country. He felt differently about the Mus ...
Ranald S. MackenzieA military expedition led by U.S. Army Colonelwas sent to the Texas Panhandle and Oklahoma Territory Panhandle area in 1 ...
George W. Bush... ublican for President in all but one election since 1952. In 2004 and 2008,and John McCain swept every county in the state, both receiving over 65 pe ...
Stephen G. BurbridgeIn October 1864, Union raiders under Brigadier Generalpassed through Grundy on their way to destroy the saltworks near Saltville ...
Jonathan Pryce... Prize in the year of its publication. Regeneration was filmed in 1997 within the role of Rivers
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Michele Bachmann... used as the Waterloo Woman's Club. The front lawn of the house was used for's Presidential candidacy announcement on June 27, 2011
Ronald ReaganMcCain's politics at this point were mainly in line with President, including support for Reaganomics, and he was active on Indian Affairs b ...
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 ...
Book of JudgesThe Biblicalrevolves around a succession of leaders who were known as "Judges" (Hebrew ...
Daniel BooneBefore the Sycamore Shoals treaty, Henderson had hired, an experienced hunter who had explored Kentucky, to travel to the Cherok ...
Judges of the International Criminal Court... may be addressed by the titles they received in their countries of origin.are referred to as "judge.
Lt Colonel PicquartIn August 1896, the new chief of French military intelligence,, reported to his superiors that he had found evidence to the effect that ...
J.E.B. Stuart... ed by Union troops. On December 28, 1862, Confederate cavalry under Generalraided the station. Stuart seized supplies from the area, destroyed a near ...
Clement Attlee... egion and in particular his perceived Labour sympathies at that time led toappointing him Viceroy of India after the war, charged with overseeing the ...
Charles Colson... who became known as the "Watergate Seven": Haldeman, Ehrlichman, Mitchell,, Gordon C. Strachan, Robert Mardian and Kenneth Parkinson, for conspiring ...
William Clark... d. The Crow Indians frequented this area from about the year 1700. In 1806,traveled through the region on the Lewis and Clark Expedition. He inscribe ...
Eric Clapton... n Hour 1989 Interview on BBC Radio 1 May listed Jimi Hendrix, Jeff Beck andas his guitar heroes. In a 1991 interview for Guitar World magazine, May r ...
Arnold Schwarzenegger... f the vote, compared to 56% statewide. In the 2006 state governor election,won over 72% of the vote, while Democratic opponent Phil Angelides won nea ...
Cardinal Wolsey... It is possible that the current design replaced an earlier maze planted for. It was originally planted with hornbeam; it has been repaired latterly u ...
Byron PreissIn 1993, DC Comics, in conjunction withVisual Publications, published a three-part comic book adaptation of the n ...
Heinrich Himmler... elia, based on wartime Nazi activities. Created on order of Reichsführer-SS, a Nazi ethnic German organisation called Selbstschutz carried out execut ...
Saint Boniface... essed indeed a heathen reaction, but the arrival in Bavaria in about 734 ofchecked apostasy. Boniface organised the Bavarian church and founded or re ...
Jefferson DavisWhen General Grant's forces broke through Richmond's defenses,ordered the destruction of Richmond's militarily significant supplies; the ...
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 ...
John Kerry... ection George W. Bush won 52% of the vote, compared to 44% statewide, whilewon 46% of the vote, compared to 56% statewide. In the 2006 state governor ...
Kit Carson... ive American tribes of the American West, under James Carleton's direction,instituted a scorched earth policy, burning Navajo fields and homes, and s ...
Mobutu Sese Seko... ummit which was discussing Angola at that precise moment. Zairian Presidentcalled for a referendum on the future of the Cabinda. Lopes is reported to ...
John Bidwell... e events as the most seminal in Chico history. They included the arrival ofin 1850, the arrival of the California and Oregon Railroad in 1870, the es ...
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 ...
Charles II... handed over to England, as promised, so flying the St George's Cross untilsold it to the king of France in 1662
Oreste Baratieri... Major Giuseppe Galliano, and took the bulk of his troops to Adigrat, where, the Italian commander, was concentrating the Italian Army
George Armstrong Custer... neral in the Union Army who commanded an 1876 expedition in connection with’s campaign against Native Americans, specifically in the west
Ty Cobb... eded him). His 100 steals set a new American League (AL) record, surpassing's 96 set in 1915. That winter, Henderson played in the Puerto Rican Profe ...
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 ...
John F. KennedyDespite the criticism, modern politicians as diverse as, Ronald Reagan, Michael Dukakis, and Sarah Palin, have all made reference ...
Decimus Junius Brutus... s of memory loss as the legendary Lethe River. In 138 BC, the Roman generalsought to dispose of the myth, as it impeded his military campaigns in the ...
Kevin KeeganDalglish was signed to replace, and Liverpool supporters were initially sceptical that he could perform ...
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 ...
Lewis Carroll... mous examples of using gibberish in literature is the poem "Jabberwocky" by
Abe Fortas... on to uphold the state constitutional provision, his colleagues Douglas anddissented. According to Douglas, Georgia tradition would guarantee a Maddo ...
Robin Ibbs... hough cuts had been made, transformation had not happened. In February 1988, recruited from ICI in July 1983 to run the Efficiency Unit (now in No. 1 ...
Roger Norrington... use of vibrato in late Romantic music is still common, though challenged byand others of the historically informed performance movement. Performances ...
Orson Welles... and starred Gregory Peck as Captain Ahab, Richard Basehart as Ishmael, andas Father Mapple. A significant result of the film was Bradbury's book Gre ...
Ronald Reagan... Carter, then president, had avowed his renewed and reaffirmed Christianity;was elected as his successor using a specifically Christian discourse
Elvis Presley... s of Sun Records as the type of music he was seeking when he first recorded
John Dankworth... chansonnier Jacques Brel, the musical partnership of Dame Cleo Laine & Sir, and the harmonica
Virgil EarpOn December 28, 1881,was maimed in an assassination attempt by the outlaw Cowboys, and on March ...
Pat Barker... life of W. H. R. Rivers and his encounter with Sassoon was fictionalised byin the Regeneration Trilogy, a series of three books including Regeneratio ...
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
Duncan HunterAlpine is the residence of former United States Representative. Major League Baseball Second baseman Marcus Giles lives there
Jacob Brown... 2,285 in 2000. The county seat is Georgetown. It is named for Major General, an officer in the War of 1812 who was wounded at the Battle of Lundy's L ...
Elton John... ic Clapton, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Led Zeppelin, Elvis Costello, and
Robert GravesIn the poem The Red Ribbon Dream, written bynot long after Rivers's death, he touches on the peace and security he fel ...
Michael HeseltineMeanwhilehad introduced a comprehensive system of corporate and business planning ( ...
Bob McDonnell... ) assists in state gubernatorial races; it is currently chaired by Governorof Virginia
Kevan Gosper... ublish their work freely in China". However, by 30 July 2008, IOC spokesmanhad to retract this optimistic statement, announcing that the internet wou ...
Joseph StalinDuring the 1930s and 1940s's NKVD carried out numerous assassinations outside of the Soviet Union, s ...
Howard Callaway... r in the deadlocked 1966 race between Democrat Lester Maddox and Republican. Whereas Black voted with the majority under strict construction to uphol ...
Manuel A. Odría... the Cathedral is based on the tyrannical dictatorship of Peruvian President. The protagonist, Santiago, rebels against the suffocating dictatorship b ...
Herman MelvilleHuston had been planning to film's Moby Dick for the previous ten years, and originally saw it as an excel ...
Stanisław PoniatowskiSir Charles Hanbury Williams, the British ambassador to Russia, offereda place in the embassy, in return for gaining Catherine as an ally. Poniat ...
John McCain... ry in 2004, but moderately voting for Democrat Barack Obama over Republicanin 2008
Endelkachew Makonnen... television to agree to the army's demands for still greater pay, and namedas his new Prime Minister. However, despite Endalkatchew's many concession ...
Jimmy Carter... d-1970s had led to the growth of the religious right through televangelism., then president, had avowed his renewed and reaffirmed Christianity; Rona ...
Gordon Liddy... character Nick Fury added. Moore and Gibbons saw The Comedian as "a kind ofcharacter, only a much bigger, tougher guy". Richard Reynolds described Th ...
Hubert Ingraham... nt governor-general is Sir Arthur Foulkes and the current Prime Minister is
Nathaniel Hawthorne... utation suffered in the late 19th and early 20th century, when critics likeand H. L. Mencken pointed out the negative aspects of Puritan rule, leadin ...
Abel FerraraLater, Schoolly D contributed songs and music to manyfilms, such as "Saturday Night" (from Saturday Night! – The Album), as wel ...
Robert Runcie... stant for Anglican Communion Affairs for the then Archbishop of Canterbury,, in the 1980s. As an envoy for the Church of England, he travelled to Leb ...
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 ...
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 ...
Glenn Branca... f this genre is Sonic Youth who took inspiration from the No Wave composersand Rhys Chatham (himself a student of LaMonte Young). Marc Masters, in hi ...
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 ...
Professor Xavier... ept of the X-Men is that under a cloud of increasing anti-mutant sentiment,created a haven at his Westchester mansion to train young mutants to use t ...
Giuseppe Galliano... arrison of approximately 1,150 askaris and 200 Italians, commanded by Major, and took the bulk of his troops to Adigrat, where Oreste Baratieri, the ...
Ronald Reagan... Reaganomics, a term popularized during the Presidential administrations of. This theory holds that reduced income tax rates increase GDP growth and ...
Mr. Spock... en." Barrett often joked that Roddenberry, given the choice between keeping(whom the network also hated) or the woman character, "kept the Vulcan and ...
Jesus... amed the settlement after the town of Bethlehem in Judea, the birthplace of. Originally it was a typical Moravian Settlement Congregation, where the ...
Jimmy PageIt was Moon who recommended the name "Led Zeppelin" towho intended to name his new band 'Mad Dog'. According to Oxford lexicogra ...
Richard Corliss... nd was written by Ben Hecht, a leading screenwriter. The film, notes critic, while a serious gangster film, also "manages both to congratulate journa ...
Sir Robert Dudley... of Warwick, and after the latter's death in 1590, to his illegitimate son,. Dudley went to Italy in 1605, and during 1611–12 arranged to sell Kenilw ...
Bülow... istance, and in communication with him throughout. The Prussians rallied ons IV Corps, which had not been engaged at Ligny and was in a strong positi ...
Herman Melville... tion of the project. Although Huston had personally hired Bradbury to adapt's novel into a screenplay, Bradbury and Huston did not get along during p ...
Fernando FiloniThe current Prefect of the Congregation is Cardinal. The current Secretary is Archbishop Savio Hon Tai-Fai from Hong Kong
Joachim Murat... o a major nightlife district. To the south is the Murat quarter (erected by), the modern heart of the city, which is laid out on a rectangular grid-p ...
Ambrose, Earl of Warwick... n debt. In accordance with his will, the castle passed first to his brother, and after the latter's death in 1590, to his illegitimate son, Sir Rober ...
Herman Melville... lay for the 1956 film Moby Dick, which was faithfully based on the novel byand starred Gregory Peck as Captain Ahab, Richard Basehart as Ishmael, and ...
Sid Watkins... two minutes of crashing, Senna was extracted from his race car by Professorand his medical team. Initial treatment took place by the side of the car, ...
John McCain... ought; despite being good friends with candidates Rudy Giuliani and Senator, Schwarzenegger remained neutral throughout 2007 and early 2008. Giuliani ...
Don Juan of AustriaDunkirk was besieged promptly and in great force, and whenand Condé appeared with the relieving army from Fumes, Turenne advanced bo ...
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 ...
Noël Coward... n) in 1926. The play was performed on the London stage in 1926 and featuredand
George Martin... iously. Therefore, at 10:00 am on Monday, 11 February 1963, The Beatles andstarted recording what was essentially their live act in 1963, and finishe ...
Elvis Presley... meha Schools children's chorus. Also contains five songs by American singer(the soundtrack, along with the film, features more Presley singles than a ...
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. ...
General Lu Bode... Han Dynasty established a military garrison there following the arrival of(路博德). In 46 BC the Han court decided that the conquest was too expensive ...
C. P. Snow... however, demands for change again grew. There was a concern (illustrated in’s Strangers and Brothers series of novels) that technical and scientific ...
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' ...
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 ...
Richard Kleindienst... . On March 28 on Nixon's orders, aide John Ehrlichman told Attorney Generalthat nobody in the White House had prior knowledge of the burglary. On Apr ...
M. Aemilius Lepidus... the Capitoline Hill end of the Forum by order of the consuls for that year,and Q. Lutatius Catulus. In 63 BC, Cicero delivered his famous speech deno ...
Montgomery C. Meigs... mmanders and Stuart sent a personal telegram to Union Quartermaster General, "General Meigs will in the future please furnish better mules; those you ...
Charles II... which related unfavourable anecdotes about the prospective king of England,. In July 1660, following the Restoration, a royalist tract called The Pic ...
Geoffrey Chaucer... the way to his first tournament in Rouen, William and his friends come upon(Paul Bettany), trudging down a road with no clothes or money. William per ...
John McCain... ived 54.6% of the vote here (3,418 ballots received), outpolling Republican, who received 44.5% of the vote (2,788 ballots cast), with 81.3% of regis ...
Fritz Kreisler... considerable controversy. The view that continuous vibrato was invented byand some of his colleagues is held to be shown by early sound recordings, ...
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 ...
Jean Danjou... at the foreign legion earned its legendary status. A company led by Captain, numbering 62 soldiers and 3 officers, was escorting a convoy to the besi ...
Chris Gayle... ng or kept up with it would include Ravindra Jadeja, Yuvraj Singh of India,of West Indies. There were other players who were considered pure left arm ...
Carl BildtThe term was coined by Swedish Prime Ministerin a debate against the opposition leader Ingvar Carlsson 1994
Associate Justice... egory Scalia (; born March 11, 1936) is an American jurist who serves as anof the Supreme Court of the United States. As the longest-serving justice ...
Ron Ramsey... orial District and the Hawkins County portion by the 4th district. Lt. Gov.and State Senator Mike Faulk currently serve in these positions. All of th ...
Elvis Presley... nactivated. Probably, the most famous trainee to come through Fort Hood was, arriving on 28 March 1958. Other than receiving record amounts of mail ( ...
Howard Baker... ersal, his position drew the support of future Minority and Majority Leaderof Tennessee and twelve Senate Democrats. Helms' position was upheld in 19 ...
Vera Atkins... the incident record no German injuries or casualties. A recent biography of, Sarah Helm, A Life in Secrets: Vera Atkins and the Missing Agents of ...
Nathaniel Hawthorne... Leslie, set in colonial Massachusetts. He also makes a brief appearance in's The Scarlet Letter in the chapter entitled "The Minister's Vigil.
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 ...
Lord Hill... de batterie drew up in the centre. These opened fire at 11:50, according to(commander of the Anglo-allied II Corps), while other sources put the time ...
Kit Carson... Ashley, Jedediah Smith, William Sublette, Andrew Henry, Thomas Fitzpatrick,, Jim Bridger, Peter Skene Ogden, David Thompson, James Douglas, Donald Ma ...
Humphrey BogartHe especially benefited by selecting a superior cast, givingthe lead role. Bogart was happy to take the role, as he liked working with ...
Eric Clapton... og (1996) and Jubilation (1998); the latter included guest appearances fromand John Hiatt
James T. KirkIn the year 2293, recently retired Captain, Montgomery Scott, and Pavel Chekov attend the maiden voyage of the Stars ...
OliverAfter Richard Cromwell, who had succeeded his fatheras Lord Protector in 1658, was effectively deposed by an officers' coup in ...
Rafael Trujillo... lides da Cunha in 1902. The Feast of the Goat, based on the dictatorship of, takes place in the Dominican Republic; in preparation for this novel, Va ...
John Kerry... d area overall, narrowly voting for Republican George W. Bush over Democratin 2004, but moderately voting for Democrat Barack Obama over Republican J ...
George Lincoln Rockwell... g individuals with unpopular or bigoted viewpoints, such as George Wallace,, and KKK members. The ACLU has defended American Nazis many times, and th ...
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 ...
Glenn Barr... orthern Ireland. The strike was led by Vanguard Assemblyman and UDA member,
Theodosius I... y BCE. The last recorded response was given during AD 393, when the emperorordered pagan temples to cease operation
George W. Bush... received 51.5% of the vote here (3,333 ballots cast), outpolling Republican, who received 47.8% of the vote (3,092 ballots), with 6,475 of the 7,931 ...
Clement Attlee'sSt-Laurent was an early supporter of British Prime Ministerproposal to transform the British Commonwealth from a club of white domini ...
HoraceHoratian satire, named for the Roman satirist,(65 BCE – 8 BCE), playfully criticizes some social vice through gentle, mi ...
John S. McCain, Jr.... , at Coco Solo Naval Air Station in the Panama Canal Zone, to naval officer(1911–1981) and Roberta (Wright) McCain (b. 1912). At that time, the Panam ...
Q. Lutatius Catulus... of the Forum by order of the consuls for that year, M. Aemilius Lepidus and. In 63 BC, Cicero delivered his famous speech denouncing the companions o ...
Moshe Dayan... ite this, at 7 AM, that is, four hours later, Israel’s minister of defense,, “gave the order to go into action against Syria.” He further writes that ...
Montgomery ScottIn the year 2293, recently retired Captain James T. Kirk,, and Pavel Chekov attend the maiden voyage of the Starship USS Enterprise ...
John S. McCain, Sr.... Scots-Irish and English ancestors. His father and his paternal grandfather,, both became four-star United States Navy admirals. His family, including ...
John EhrlichmanOn April 30, Nixon asked for the resignation of H. R. Haldeman and, two of his most influential aides, both of whom were indicted, convicted ...
Gérard... hen too far away to reach Waterloo. Grouchy was advised by his subordinate,, to "march to the sound of the guns", but stuck to his orders and engaged ...
George J. Stannard... oshen Gore No. 1, the town was incorporated as Stannard in honor of General, a Union Army hero of the Civil War. Stannard and his 2nd Vermont Brigade ...
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 ...
Elvis Presley... lk music and rock. In this period, his key visual and musical influence was
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 ...
Daniel Vettori... were other players who were considered pure left arm orthodox bowlers like, Nicky Boje but picked up their game as batsman over time and got better ...
John Surtees... Hill, Olivier Gendebien, Mike Hawthorn, Peter Collins, Giancarlo Baghetti,, Lorenzo Bandini, Ludovico Scarfiotti, Jacky Ickx, Mario Andretti, Clay R ...
Ronald ReaganDespite the criticism, modern politicians as diverse as John F. Kennedy,, Michael Dukakis, and Sarah Palin, have all made reference to Winthrop's ...
Katy Perry... ope Music Awards on 6 November, Queen received the Global Icon Award, whichpresented to Brian May. Queen closed the awards ceremony, with Adam Lamber ...
Frederick Steele... was fought and won by the Confederates. Ulysses S. Grant sent Union Generalto Brownsville to patrol the Mexican-American border after Civil War to ai ...
Virgil Earp... Clanton, Tom McLaury and his brother Frank McLaury, and the opposing lawmenand his brothers Morgan and Wyatt Earp, aided by Doc Holliday acting as a ...
Robert E. Rodes... l, bypassing the next most senior infantry general in the corps, Brig. Gen., sent a message ordering Stuart to take command of the Second Corps. Alth ...
Marcus Claudius Tacitus... that there was an interregnum between Aurelian's death and the election ofas his successor. Additionally, some of Ulpia's coins appear to have been ...
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 ...
Maurice Wilkins... urned down Francis Crick from working at King's College.) Francis Crick andof King's College were personal friends, which influenced subsequent scien ...
Robert T. Grey... ater, when he led a small group of conservatives to block the nomination offor nine months, and thus causing the firing of Eugene Rostow
Diocletian... ragmentation of the decade in which he reigned. 20 years later the reign ofwould fully restore stability and end the Crisis of the third century. The ...
Wyatt Earp... nk McLaury, and the opposing lawmen Virgil Earp and his brothers Morgan and, aided by Doc Holliday acting as a temporary deputy of Virgil. Cowboys Ik ...
Daniel BooneThe community was named for R.H. Boone, a relative of, the early American pioneer
Margaret Elaine Dovey... ce. In 1942, while awaiting entry into the service, Whitlam met and married, who had swum for Australia in the 1938 British Empire Games and was the ...
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 ...
Michael Dukakis... criticism, modern politicians as diverse as John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan,, and Sarah Palin, have all made reference to Winthrop's writings in their ...
George W. Bush... presidential nomination in 2000 but lost a heated primary season contest to. He secured the nomination in 2008 after coming back from early reversals ...
Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu... cile, on 26 May the Eastern region voted to secede from Nigeria. On 30 May,, the Eastern Region's military governor, announced the Republic of Biafra ...
Robert Runcie... the British Council of Churches. In 1980, then Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr, appointed him Archbishop of Canterbury's Assistant for Anglican Communio ...
Arthur Schneider... since a spliced tape could not be recycled for further use. Laugh-In Editorwon an Emmy Award in 1968 for his pioneering use of the "jump cut" – the u ...
Bijlandt... 000 men: the first line consisted of the Dutch 1st "Van Bijlandt" brigade () of the 2nd Dutch division. The second line consisted of British and Hano ...
Francisco Franco... Republic (founded 1931) in the Spanish Civil War (1936–39) brought Generalto power. Even though public use of the Catalan language was banned some p ...
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 ...
Humphrey Bogart... irected by Raoul Walsh. The film became the hit Huston wanted. It also madea star with his first major role, as a gunman on the run. Warners kept the ...
Elliot RichardsonOn the same day, Nixon appointed a new Attorney General,, and gave him authority to designate a special counsel for the Watergate ...
Pierre Le Moyne d'Iberville... y Ocean Springs, under the authority of King Louis XIV, as Fort Maurepas by. It was the first permanent French outpost in French Louisiana and was es ...
Tony Knowles... en, Walter, and Ted; and two daughters: Susan and Beth. Democratic Governorappointed Ben to the Alaska Senate in 2001, where he served as the preside ...
Kūkai... sexuality was "invented" by the Bodhisattva Manjusri of wisdom and the sage, the founder of Buddhism in Japan. Japanese Buddhist scholar and author o ...
Orde Wingate... rican and South African colonial troops under the "Gideon Force" of Colonel, coordinated the military effort to liberate Ethiopia. The emperor himsel ...
Johnny Carson... rance on The Tonight Show some years later, Liberace re-ran the anecdote to, and finished it by saying, "I don't cry all the way to the bank any more ...
Mantegna... d late Stuart to Early Georgian period. The single most important works are's Triumphs of Caesar housed in the Lower Orangery. The palace once housed ...
Sarah Palin... iticians as diverse as John F. Kennedy, Ronald Reagan, Michael Dukakis, and, have all made reference to Winthrop's writings in their speeches. Ronald ...
Roger Norrington... s specialising in historically informed performances, such as the conductor, argue that it is unlikely that Brahms, Wagner, and their contemporaries ...
Theodore Roosevelt... he murderers. Without a chance to defend themselves in a hearing, Presidentdishonorably discharged the entire 167 member regiment due to their accuse ...
Thomas Jefferson Rusk... n of the newspaper (in Spanish) is preserved and shown at the local Museum.was one of the most prominent early Nacogdoches Anglo settlers. A veteran ...
Hugh Hefner... ckers. Cigarette, liquor and car companies began to sponsor tournaments andheld backgammon parties at the Playboy Mansion. Backgammon clubs were form ...
Dashiell HammettFor his first directing assignment, Huston chose's detective thriller, The Maltese Falcon, a film which had already failed ...
Alexandros Ypsilantis... egan on 6 March 1821 in the Danubian Principalities under the leadership of, but it was soon put down by the Ottomans. The events in the north urged ...
Pope Paul VI... elopment is part of the Curia of the Catholic Church. It was established byon 15 July 1971 and is based in the Palazzo San Callisto, in Piazza San Ca ...
Archibald Cox... of the regular Justice Department hierarchy. In May 1973, Richardson namedto the position
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 ...
John Kerry... hen 65.7% of Union Country voters voted for George W. Bush, 32.8% voted for, and 1.5% of voters either voted for a third party candidate or wrote in ...
Hjalmar Siilasvuo... rthern part of the country. Finnish forces, under the leadership of general, struck aggressively in August 1944 by making a landfall at Tornio. This ...
Caspar Weinberger... ates, were rejected. Helms also, unsuccessfully, opposed the nominations of, Donald Regan, and Frank Carlucci. However, he did score a notable coup t ...
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 ...
Levi P. Morton... United States history, a record which was previously held by Vice President. He is interred in Uvalde Cemetery
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
Edgar Allan Poe... trammeled and "pure" nature. Furthermore, several romantic authors, such asand Nathaniel Hawthorne, based their writings on the supernatural/occult a ...
Charlie Chaplin... all honeymooners went there"), and to Douglas Fairbanks, Mary Pickford, andin Hollywood, Chaplin creating a widely seen home movie "Nice and Friendly ...
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 ...
Charlotte RamplingA character named Hana Wilde (played by) had essentially acted as Steed's partner in series five's "The Superlati ...
Charlie Chaplin's... lk Stories, a low budget salute to sentimental silent comedies particularlyThe Kid
Olusegun Obasanjo... Colonel Benjamin Adekunle, popularly called 'The Black Scorpion' and later. Ojukwu fled to the Ivory Coast, leaving his chief of staff, Philip Effio ...
Valens... ed by two Arian Emperors in the Eastern Empire: his son, Constantius II and. Valens could not resolve the outstanding ecclesiastical issues, and unsu ...
Nicky Boje... ers who were considered pure left arm orthodox bowlers like Daniel Vettori,but picked up their game as batsman over time and got better at it. Sanath ...
Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa... nst terrorism (especially against the Red Brigades), by Carabinieri general(who was later killed by the Mafia)
Martin Bormann... l, Court Of Honor, features the Fehme being revived by a German officer and(a featured character in other semi-historical novels with post-war 'Nazi ...
Nathaniel Hawthorne... nature. Furthermore, several romantic authors, such as Edgar Allan Poe and, based their writings on the supernatural/occult and human psychology. Ro ...
George of Antioch... Norman Roger II of Sicily (1095–1154), employed a Greek Christian known as, who previously had served as a naval commander for several North African ...
Tiësto... released in early July 2009. Nelly Furtado also made a guest appearance on's single "Who Wants to Be Alone" on his new album Kaleidoscope. Furtado s ...
Ward BostonIn 2002, Captain, JAGC, U.S. Navy, senior counsel for the Court of Inquiry, claimed that t ...
Ulysses S. Grant... House, the Battle of Palmito Ranch was fought and won by the Confederates.sent Union General Frederick Steele to Brownsville to patrol the Mexican-A ...
Julian the Apostate... times re-establish paganism into the seat of the Emperor (see Arbogast and). Arians and Meletians soon regained nearly all of the rights they had lo ...
Martin Van Buren... 30 and was named for United States Secretary of State (and later President)
Jean-Baptiste Biot... with Pierre-Simon Laplace, and through his influence was commissioned, with, to complete the meridian arc measurements which had been begun by J. B. ...
Donald Regan... . Helms also, unsuccessfully, opposed the nominations of Caspar Weinberger,, and Frank Carlucci. However, he did score a notable coup two years later ...
John Cabot... erica. In 1497, sailing from the north on behalf of the Kingdom of England,landed on the North American coast, and a year later, Columbus's third voy ...
Thomas Frank... ollar, yet conservative political outlook of the backlash mold described by. It is the headquarters of Lon Mabon, whose Oregon Citizens Alliance has ...
John Adams... blockade of American ports and declared American ships to be enemy vessels., a strong supporter of independence, believed that Parliament had effecti ...
Patrick De Mare... p and developed by others such as S. H. Foulkes, Rickman, Bridger, Main and. The entire group at Tavistock had in fact been taken into the army, and ...
Adolf HitlerIn 1945,ordered his minister of armaments Albert Speer to carry out a nationwide s ...
Karl Wilhelm Ferdinand of Brunswick-Lunenburg... wn in Essex County, Vermont, United States. The town was named after Prince. The population was 107 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Berlin, NH– ...
George Somers... In 1609, a flotilla of ships left England under the Company's Admiral, Sir, and the new Governor of Jamestown, Sir Thomas Gates, to relieve the colo ...
Allen West... including Mayor Susan Whelchel, is nonpartisan. As of July 2011, incumbent, who represents the city in the United States Congress, is a Republican
Hugo Chávez... criticism from the United States, which opposes the government of President. The U.S. accuses Venezuela of starting an arms race, which they claim wi ...
Jacques Duchesne... of the Keelung Campaign. The battalion played an important role in Colonel's offensive in March 1885 that captured the key Chinese positions of La T ...
Helmut Kämpfe... ops at an unexpected roadblock that had been set up to find Sturmbannführerof the Das Reich Division, who had been captured by the local resistance
Tony Garza... ged them were upset residents from the area. The U.S. ambassador to Mexico,, however, claimed the men may have been local police. Reporters Without B ...
George W. BushIn the 2004 presidential electionwon 52% of the vote, compared to 44% statewide, while John Kerry won 46% o ...
Stitch! The MovieOn August 26, 2003, Disney released a direct-to-video sequel,, which served as the pilot to a TV series titled . This series ran for 65 ...
Joseph HookerArmy of the Potomac commander Maj. Gen.interpreted Stuart's presence around Culpeper to be indicative of preparat ...
John Cale... heater of Eternal Music was a minimal music noise group in the mid-60s with, Marian Zazeela, Henry Flynt, Angus Maclise, Tony Conrad, and others. The ...
Nicholas II of Russia... ad 21 godparents, among them his great-grandfather Christian IX of Denmark,, George I of Greece, Oscar II of Sweden, his grandfather Crown Prince Fre ...
Fred Thompson... 6, 1973, in front of a live, televised audience, the Chief Minority Counselasked Butterfield if he was "aware of the installation of any listening de ...
Nixon... irm, he became a law school professor. In the early 1970s, he served in theand Ford administrations, first at minor administrative agencies, and then ...
John BidwellThe City of Chico was founded in 1860 by, a member of one of the first wagon trains to reach California in 1843. D ...
Joseph Warren... ren County was erected May 1, 1803, from Hamilton County, and named for Dr., a hero of the Revolution who sent Paul Revere on his ride and who died a ...
Francis Drake... tled two years before. Somers had previous experience sailing with both Sirand Sir Walter Raleigh. The flotilla was broken up by a storm, and the fla ...
Joseph StalinWhen Germany attacked the Soviet Union in 1941,ordered both soldiers and civilians to initiate a scorched earth policy to ...
Clint Eastwood... orest Theater, bohemian writer and actor Perry Newberry, and actor-director, who was mayor for one term, from 1986 to 1988
Oliver Cromwell... not sympathetic to the Army's concerns. In the chaos following the death ofin 1658, General George Monck allowed the members barred in 1648 to retake ...
Orson Welles... ges in novel ways and create new illusions. One early showcase for Dunn was' Citizen Kane, where such locations as Xanadu (and some of Gregg Toland's ...
Sanath Jayasuriya... ky Boje but picked up their game as batsman over time and got better at it.is an interesting story as he was sent up the order to open the batting an ...
Giovanni Falcone... i is Tommaso Buscetta, the first important pentito. He was helpful to judgein describing the Sicilian Mafia Commission or Cupola, the leadership of t ...
John Kerry... e 19th century. Twentieth century descendants include Massachusetts Senatorand educator Charles William Eliot. The towns of Winthrop, Massachusetts a ...
Elizabeth Jane HowardKingsley Amis was married a second time, to the novelistfrom 1965 to 1983, with whom he had no children
George H. W. Bush... ecame an issue in the 1988 presidential campaign, when Republican candidateaccused Democratic candidate Michael Dukakis (a member of the ACLU) of bei ...
Dwight D. Eisenhower... alf of the 20th century saw election or succession of Republican presidents, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush and George ...
Data... ryone, except Doctor Tolian Soran, has been killed by Romulans. The android, who recently installed a chip that enables emotions, helps engineer Geor ...
Alfred Pleasonton... ply lines. In reaction to this, he ordered his cavalry commander, Maj. Gen., to take a combined arms force of 8,000 cavalrymen and 3,000 infantry on ...
Emperor Wu of Liu SongWhensubdued Guanzhong he obtained the south-pointing carriage of Yao Xing, but ...
Nevil Shute... nate history novels. Prince Philip also appears as a fictional character in's novel In the Wet (1952)
Richard Aldington– Kenneth Allott – Matthew Arnold – Kenneth Ashley – W. H. Auden – William ...
Lawrence Eagleburger... These nominations included Alexander Haig, Chester Crocker, John Louis, and, all of whom were confirmed regardless, whilst all of Helms's candidates, ...
Ford... came a law school professor. In the early 1970s, he served in the Nixon andadministrations, first at minor administrative agencies, and then as an as ...
Charlemagne... n to the war in Aquitaine. Moreover, during the early years of the reign of, Tassilo gave decisions in ecclesiastical and civil causes in his own nam ...
Winston Churchill... on was 12,790 in the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Callaway County.made his famous "Sinews of Peace" (Iron Curtain) speech in Fulton at Westm ...
Paul Revere... County, and named for Dr. Joseph Warren, a hero of the Revolution who senton his ride and who died at the Battle of Bunker Hill
Hugh Halkett's... Foot, a British infantry regiment. Adam's brigade was further reinforced by3rd Hanoverian Brigade, and successfully repulsed further infantry and cav ...
Richard Attenborough... works of fiction and documentary essay concerned with Elizabeth I's reign.depicted him in the film Elizabeth. He was a prominent supporting characte ...
Chief Justice of Ireland... e, "My Lord", but this has been discouraged since 2006. In law reports, thehas the postnominal "CJ", the President of the High Court the postnominal ...
Plutarch... es, Herodotus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato,, Sophocles, Strabo, Thucydides, and Xenophon
Walter Raleigh... Somers had previous experience sailing with both Sir Francis Drake and Sir. The flotilla was broken up by a storm, and the flagship, the Sea Venture ...
Peter of Capua... together and returned home. While the Papal legate to the Crusade, Cardinalendorsed the move as necessary to prevent the crusade's complete failure, ...
Michael Dukakis... n, when Republican candidate George H. W. Bush accused Democratic candidate(a member of the ACLU) of being a "card carrying member of the ACLU"
Constantius II... himself was succeeded by two Arian Emperors in the Eastern Empire: his son,and Valens. Valens could not resolve the outstanding ecclesiastical issues ...
Mike Warnke... rmath of Cornerstone magazine's 1992 exposure of popular Christian comedian, who had claimed falsely to be an ex-Satanic priest, in 1994 "a certain j ...
George W. Bush... s. However, it is a very mixed area overall, narrowly voting for Republicanover Democrat John Kerry in 2004, but moderately voting for Democrat Barac ...
John ColtraneWhencovered "Afro Blue" in 1963, he inverted the metric hierarchy, interpretin ...
Benjamin Adekunle... rts of 3 Marine Commando Division of the Nigerian Army, led by then Colonel, popularly called 'The Black Scorpion' and later Olusegun Obasanjo. Ojukw ...
Joseph Mauborgne... uring the 1920s, the one-time pad cipher was invented by Gilbert Vernam andat the laboratories. Bell Labs' Claude Shannon later proved that it is unb ...
Clark Gable... such as Ciro's and Mocambo's, for Hollywood stars such as Rosalind Russell,, Gloria Swanson, and Shirley Temple. He did not always play to packed roo ...
Nicolaes Witsen... ord was then introduced to the English-speaking world by the Dutch travelerin his 1692 book Noord en Oost Tataryen, which detailed his travels among ...
Sam Shepard... bout Loretta Lynn, and for his narration and small supporting role oppositein 1983's The Right Stuff. He has appeared in small roles in a number of o ...
Oliver Cromwell... he Nominated Assembly, set up after the expulsion of the Rump Parliament by. The Assembly very quickly became known as Barebone's Parliament by criti ...
Donald Wandrei... ng company started by two of Lovecraft's correspondents, August Derleth and, takes its name from this city as a tribute
Charles II... th the earls of Monmouth acting as stewards once again, but after her deathgave the castle to Sir Edward Hyde, whom he created Baron Hyde of Hindon a ...
John Kendrew... with a Medical Research Council studentship, until he joined Max Perutz andat the Cavendish Laboratory. The Cavendish Laboratory at Cambridge was und ...
Thomas Jefferson... of a secret Latin motto. William and Mary alumnus and third U.S. Presidentwas perhaps the most famous member of the F.H.C.; other notable members of ...
Mussolini... ri developed into the most important port city of the region. The legacy ofcan be seen in the imposing architecture along the seafront
Fidel CastroWithassuming control of Cuba in 1959, Cruz and her husband, Pedro Knight, refu ...
Rock HudsonThe Martian Chronicles became a three-part TV miniseries starringwhich was first broadcast by NBC in 1980. Bradbury found the miniseries "j ...
John Buford... o columns on June 9, 1863, the first crossing at Beverly's Ford (Brig. Gen.'s division) catching Stuart by surprise, waking him and his staff to the ...
Massoud Khalili... ammed Asim Suhail, a United Front official, while Mohammad Fahim Dashty andwere injured. One of the suicide attackers, Bouraoui, was also killed by t ...
Robert Duvall... f. It starred Natasha Richardson as Offred, Faye Dunaway as Serena Joy, andas The Commander (Fred)
Eric Clapton... om in London for a UNICEF charity concert. The supergroup also consisted of, George Harrison, Nicky Hopkins, Yoko Ono, Billy Preston and Klaus Voorma ...
Tom Paris... Beltran), (Martha Hackett) and B'Elanna Torres (Roxann Dawson), as well as(Robert Duncan McNeill), a regular character that had been captured and im ...
Freddie Cox... ed Fourth Division. They remained in this division until 1964, when managerled them to promotion, winning the first and so far only championship in t ...
Sarah Palin... ees were Senator John McCain, of Arizona, for President and Alaska Governorfor Vice President. They were defeated by Senator Barack Obama of Illinois ...
Geoffrey Chaucer... ships with such historical figures as Edward, the Black Prince of Wales and
Fujiwara no Teika... 首, lit. 100 people, 1 poem). Compiled in the early 13th century by the poet, this game contains one hundred poems, with each one written by a differe ...
Henry A. Wallace... on the first ballot. Garner got only 61 votes out of 1,093. Roosevelt choseto be the Vice Presidential running mate, instead of Garner
Fitzhugh Lee... aking his three best brigades (those of Brig. Gen. Wade Hampton, Brig. Gen., and Col. John R. Chambliss, the latter replacing the wounded Brig. Gen. ...
Aleksandr Danilovich MenshikovSo long asremained in power, Elizabeth was treated with liberality and distinction b ...
John S. McCain, Jr.In mid-1968,was named commander of all U.S. forces in the Vietnam theater, and the Nor ...
Mike Thompson... onal district, which has a Cook PVI of D +10 and is represented by Democrat
Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester... urer under Edward, Mary and Elizabeth, died. His vacant post was offered to, who declined it and proposed Burghley, stating that the latter was the m ...
Jim Hunt... al gasoline tax by 5-cents per gallon: mirroring his opposition to Governor's 3-cent increase in the North Carolina gasoline tax, but alienating the ...
George W. Bush... of Osama bin Laden might focus on his facial hair and nose; a caricature ofmight enlarge his ears to the size of an elephant's; a caricature of Jay L ...
Zebulon PikeReports from expeditions in 1806 by Lieutenantand in 1819 by Major Stephen Long described the Great Plains as "unfit for ...
Felix Frankfurter... process clause. His chief rival on the issue (and on many other issues) was, who advocated a substantive view of due process based on "natural law" - ...
Cal Tjader... the most respected Afro-cuban jazz combo of the late 1950s was vibraphonist's band. Tjader had Mongo Santamaria, Armando Peraza, and Willie Bobo on h ...
Chief Justice... t Judge Robert Bork, to be considered if a justice left the Court. In 1986,Warren Burger informed the White House of his intent to retire. Reagan fir ...
John McCain... idential election, 60.2 percent of Union County voters voted for Republican, while 38.63 percent voted for Democrat Barack Obama and 3.22 percent of ...
Virginia McKenna... ssions to France. Tania Szabo attended the museum's opening in 2000, as did, and members of SOE
Arjuna Ranatunga... y as he was sent up the order to open the batting and attack as a tactic bywho was the captain of Sri Lanka in the mid to late 90s. The gamble had se ...
Arthur Harris... ed version of Churchill's memo by Bottomley, on 29 March, Air Chief Marshalwrote to the Air Ministry
Samuel Chase... s's preamble, instructing its delegates to remain against independence, butwent to Maryland and, thanks to local resolutions in favor of independence ...
Jesus... e Great in 537 BC, and the Biblical account of the Magi visiting the infant. The Vendidad generally promotes procreation: "the man who has a wife is ...
August Derleth... brief (and only) mention it is not clear what Lovecraft meant Hastur to be.developed Hastur into a Great Old One in his controversial reworking of Lo ...
George Formby... make them the direct descendants of the films made a generation earlier by. Never highly thought of by the critics, they were very popular with dome ...
Albert SpeerIn 1945, Adolf Hitler ordered his minister of armamentsto carry out a nationwide scorched earth policy, in what became known as t ...
Harry S. Truman... was consulted by active Democratic politicians and was especially close to
Paul Gauguin... aphy of former social reformer Flora Tristan, it demonstrates how Flora andwere unable to find paradise, but were still able to inspire followers to ...
Mick Jagger... caricature of Jay Leno may pronounce his head and chin; and a caricature ofmight enlarge his lips. Exaggeration of memorable features helps people to ...
Hugo Chávez... lished in 1921 under President Juan Vicente Gómez. In 2002, under president, the name was changed to Día de la Resistencia Indígena (Day of Indigenou ...
Mircea Eliade... ve been a dominant religious practice for humanity during the Palaeolithic.writes, "A first definition of this complex phenomenon, and perhaps the le ...
SpockLeonard Nimoy and DeForest Kelley declined to appear. Their lines, asand McCoy, were modified for Doohan and Koenig. In Scotty's case, it creat ...
Juan Vicente Gómez... ns. The original holiday was officially established in 1921 under President. In 2002, under president Hugo Chávez, the name was changed to Día de la ...
James Callaghan... sh from the Industrial North East and Northern Irish. Former Prime Minister's father was a Protestant from Northern Ireland. Similarly, some of the l ...
Ralph Vaughan Williams... minent, while the 19th-century tradition of sacred cantatas also continued.composed both kinds: "festival" cantatas such as Toward the Unknown Region ...
Bryan Adams... nts to Be Alone" on his new album Kaleidoscope. Furtado sang in a duet withat the opening ceremonies of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympic Games. The ...
Harold PinterThe 1990 film The Handmaid's Tale was based on a screenplay byand directed by Volker Schlöndorff. It starred Natasha Richardson as Offre ...
Oliver North... old different offices. For example, the Sliders find alternate Earths where, Hillary Clinton, Jocelyn Elders, and even B-movie filmmaker Ed Wood were ...
B'Elanna Torres... regular Maquis characters, Chakotay (Robert Beltran), (Martha Hackett) and(Roxann Dawson), as well as Tom Paris (Robert Duncan McNeill), a regular c ...
DeWitt Clinton... y County, Missouri, United States. The city was named for New York Governor. The population was 9,311 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of He ...
DeForest KelleyLeonard Nimoy anddeclined to appear. Their lines, as Spock and McCoy, were modified for Doo ...
Geoffrey Chaucer... ger, Shannyn Sossamon, Mark Addy, Alan Tudyk, Rufus Sewell, Paul Bettany as, and James Purefoy as Sir Thomas Colville/Edward, the Black Prince
George W. Bush... he 2004 presidential election, when 65.7% of Union Country voters voted for, 32.8% voted for John Kerry, and 1.5% of voters either voted for a third ...
Mike Thompson... onal district, which has a Cook PVI of D +10 and is represented by Democrat. The Konocti School District has one of the few Green Candidates elected ...
John F. KennedyOn the morning of Garner's 95th birthday on November 22, 1963, Presidentcalled to wish the former Vice President a happy birthday, just hours befo ...
Todor ZhivkovThe leader of the People's Republic of Bulgaria,suggested in the early 1960s, that the country should become a Soviet soci ...
Hermann Göring... ful individual, makes him appear more human and draws sympathy towards him.propagated s and jokes against himself, with the aim of humanizing his ima ...
William Howard Taft... er a fire burned much of the town, the name was changed to Taft in honor of
August Derleth... m House, a publishing company started by two of Lovecraft's correspondents,and Donald Wandrei, takes its name from this city as a tribute
Shirley Temple... Hollywood stars such as Rosalind Russell, Clark Gable, Gloria Swanson, and. He did not always play to packed rooms, and early on he learned to perfo ...
Ed Wood... e Oliver North, Hillary Clinton, Jocelyn Elders, and even B-movie filmmakerwere at one time in their respective worlds, President of the United State ...
Marcus Caecilius Metellus... ns of the interior resisted the Roman colonization for more than a century,subduing them only in 127 BC
Oliver Stone... shot for the film World Trade Center, starring Nicolas Cage and directed by, with Glen Rock having had 11 residents who were killed in the September ...
John R. Chambliss... igades (those of Brig. Gen. Wade Hampton, Brig. Gen. Fitzhugh Lee, and Col., the latter replacing the wounded Brig. Gen. W.H.F. "Rooney" Lee) between ...
Bush... de Range. She eventually succeeded, with the bill being signed by Presidenton May 8, 2008. Murray has also supported legislation to increase the size ...
John Tsang... posals and moving the appropriation bills. The current FS is the Honourable
Lucy Maud Montgomery... al community located on Prince Edward Island, Canada, and is the setting of's novel Anne of Green Gables, following the adventures of Anne Shirley, a ...
Jane Asher... das' parents' house overnight until Lennon, his wife and son, McCartney and, Pattie Boyd's 16-year-old sister, Paula, Mal Evans and Alistair Taylor s ...
Enrico Dandolo... together in alliance with the Venetian soldiers and sailors led by the doge. The crusade was to be ready to sail on June 24, 1202 and make directly f ...
Brian Johnston... ith Bremner impersonating cricket commentators, including Richie Benaud and, and replacing references to the Vietnam War with references to the Engla ...
Steve Symms... had occurred since the purchase requirement was dropped. When Helms' ally,of Idaho, proposed to reinstitute the purchase requirement, the motion was ...
Harold Wilson... anted to stage a coup against the then crisis-stricken Labour Government of, and King allegedly used the meeting to urge Mountbatten to become the le ...
Michael Angelo Rooker... of this period were Thomas Gainsborough, John Robert Cozens, Francis Towne,, William Pars, Thomas Hearne and John Warwick Smith. William Blake publis ...
Barry Goldwater... elections. In 1964, it was one of two Oregon counties to give a majority to. The last Democratic candidate to win the county was Franklin D. Roosevel ...
Peter FalkA subplot follows, who has arrived in Berlin to make a film about Berlin's Nazi past. As th ...
Lord Flashheart... though several reappear in one series or another, for example Melchett and
Alexander the Great... bylonian Sibyl", the Persian Sibyl is said to have foretold the exploits of. The Persian Sibyl, by name Sambethe, was reported to be of the family of ...
Pliny the Elder... around topsy-turvy under the Earth to be absurd. But by the 1st century AD,was in a position to claim that everyone agrees on the spherical shape of ...
Aragorn... m Saruman's corpse instead of Wormtongue throwing it from the tower window.also reveals himself to Sauron after the Battle of the Pelennor Fields in ...
Michele Bachmann... ort. St. Cloud is in Minnesota's 6th congressional district, represented by(R). St. Cloud is partly in Minnesota House of Representatives district 15 ...
MC Hammer... zier, Buddy Guy, Ice Cube, Ludacris, Dr. Dre, Little Richard, Dick Gregory,, Prince, Jesse Jackson, Ice-T, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bootsy Collins, LL Cool J ...
Lynn GarrisonIn 1966 Bradbury helpedcreate AVIAN, a specialist aviation magazine. For the first issue Bradbury ...
Bob Dole... ement for food stamps. With that position he ran afoul of fellow Republican, who claimed that the purchase requirement had contributed to fraud and a ...
Terry PratchettThe Last Continent is the twenty-second Discworld novel by. First published in 1998, it mocks the aspects of time traveling such as ...
George W. Bush... isenhower, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush and. The Republican Party, led by House Republican Minority Whip Newt Gingric ...
Carl Gustaf von Rosen... so as John Brown), a converted DC-3 and one Dove. In 1968 the Swedish pilotsuggested the MiniCOIN project to General Ojukwu. By the spring of 1969, B ...
Mike Thompson... by Democrat Wesley Chesbro. Federally, Arcata is represented by Congressmanand is located in California's 1st congressional district
Richie Benaud... ber one hit, 19, with Bremner impersonating cricket commentators, includingand Brian Johnston, and replacing references to the Vietnam War with refer ...
Mike Thompson... onal district, which has a Cook PVI of D +10 and is represented by Democrat
Queen Anne... om his injuries at Kensington Palace. He was succeeded by his sister-in-lawwho continued the decoration and completion of the state apartments. On Qu ...
Sir William Hamilton... an to lessen when in 1772 the Museum acquired its first antiquities of note;'s collection of Greek vases. During the few years after its foundation t ...
M. Jeff ThompsonOn September 1, 1861, Confederate Generalrobbed the Union Bank of Charleston. Thompson, who handed the cashier a no ...
Peter Maxwell DaviesGuests have included, Lily Allen, Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Richard Dawkins, Cleo Laine, Chri ...
HRH The Princess Royal... etes worldwide to compete in the forthcoming Olympic Games. Former Olympianunveiled medals up for grabs, after both Prime Minister David Cameron and ...
Ronald Reagan... sed of still regularly engaging in such operations. In 1986, U.S. President(who survived an assassination attempt himself) ordered the Operation El D ...
Duke of MarlboroughNamed "New Marlborough" for theuntil 1800, the town was a New Hampshire grant chartered on April 29, 1751 ...
Daniel BooneIn 1759, a young James Robertson accompanied exploreron his third expedition to lands beyond the Alleghany Mountains. The party ...
GummoHis health was noticeably worsening by the following year and whendied, aged 84, on April 21, 1977, in Palm Springs, California, the death o ...
Leonard Nimoy... in "Invasive Procedures", and later joined the cast of as the Vulcan Tuvok.and DeForest Kelley declined to appear. Their lines, as Spock and McCoy, w ...
Lilian Rolfe... the SOE were also executed at Ravensbrück: Denise Bloch, Cecily Lefort, and. Of the SOE's 55 female agents, thirteen were killed in action or died in ...
Jesse Jackson... e Cube, Ludacris, Dr. Dre, Little Richard, Dick Gregory, MC Hammer, Prince,, Ice-T, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bootsy Collins, LL Cool J, Lil Wayne, Lenny Krav ...
Wilfrid Laurier... rter of the Liberal Party of Canada and was particularly enamoured with Sir. When Laurier led the Liberals to victory in the 1896 election, 14-year-o ...
Rod SteigerIn 1969, The Illustrated Man was brought to the big screen, starring, Claire Bloom and Robert Drivas. Containing the prologue and three short ...
Tuvok... lingon in "Invasive Procedures", and later joined the cast of as the Vulcan
Jackie Stewart... gers Ken Tyrrell, Peter Collins, Ron Dennis, and Frank Williams, and driver. The pallbearers included drivers Gerhard Berger, Michele Alboreto, Alain ...
Reille... 00 cavalry, plus a cavalry reserve of 4,700. On the left was II Corps underwith 13,000 infantry, and 1,300 cavalry, and a cavalry reserve of 4,600. I ...
Harry S. Truman... ped rocket him to stardom. In 1950, he performed for music-loving Presidentin the East room of the White House. Despite his success in the supper-clu ...
L. Patrick Gray... med Felt planted the leaks to obtain the FBI director's job (the leaks hurt, Nixon's friend who had recently been chosen for the director's position ...
TuvokSpecies 8472 is telepathic and in sends Kes andtelepathic messages
Felix Frankfurter... of the Court. The most prominent opponents of Black's theory were Justicesand John Marshall Harlan II. Frankfurter and Harlan argued that the Fourte ...
Pavel Chekov... he year 2293, recently retired Captain James T. Kirk, Montgomery Scott, andattend the maiden voyage of the Starship USS Enterprise-B. During the voya ...
Ice-T... s, Dr. Dre, Little Richard, Dick Gregory, MC Hammer, Prince, Jesse Jackson,, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bootsy Collins, LL Cool J, Lil Wayne, Lenny Kravitz, 50 ...
Augustus... e. The name Austin is considered to be derived from Augustine, a variant of. The location was seen as a convenient crossroads for trade routes betwee ...
Alexander McKee... er Das Reich claimed that this had occurred. For example, British historianin Dresden 1945 (1982) quotes eyewitnesses who state that strafing did occ ...
William Henry Ashley... the fur trade was active. Fur traders included Manuel Lisa, Robert Stuart,, Jedediah Smith, William Sublette, Andrew Henry, Thomas Fitzpatrick, Kit ...
Jan Zumbach... tory included two B-25 Mitchells, one B-26 Invader (piloted by Polish pilot, known also as John Brown), a converted DC-3 and one Dove. In 1968 the Sw ...
John McCain... l election, Barack Obama and Joe Biden won 54% of the vote in the city, andand Sarah Palin 46%
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John McCain... lin D. Roosevelt in 1936. Although shifting Democratic in the last 12 yearsreceived 55.2% of the county's vote in the 2008 U.S. presidential election ...
David Gower... trous 1984 home series against the West Indies in which the England captainhad averaged 19
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John Marshall... Missouri Valley College. Marshall was named after the statesman and jurist(1755–1835)
John Marshall Harlan II... t prominent opponents of Black's theory were Justices Felix Frankfurter and. Frankfurter and Harlan argued that the Fourteenth Amendment did not inco ...
Thomas Chatterton... intained that invention and imagination were the chief qualities of a poet.is generally considered to be the first Romantic poet in English. The Scot ...
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Tito Puente... their homeland and became citizens of the United States. In 1966, Cruz andbegan an association that would lead to eight albums for Tico Records. The ...
John F. Kennedy... warzenegger married television journalist Maria Shriver, niece of President, in Hyannis, Massachusetts. The Rev. John Baptist Riordan performed the c ...
Henry Salt... tta Stone – key to the deciphering of hieroglyphs. Gifts and purchases from, British Consul General in Egypt, beginning with the Colossal bust of Ram ...
the first Justice Harlan's... "waving the bloody shirt of Brown", and indicated that he would have joinedsolitary dissent in Plessy v. Ferguson, the 1896 case that Brown overruled
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William Franklin... een governing the province since January 1776, resolved that Royal Governorwas "an enemy to the liberties of this country" and had him arrested. On J ...
Spottswood Robinson... School Board of Prince Edward County. This case, filed by Richmond nativesand Oliver Hill, was decided in 1954 with Brown v. Board of Education, whi ...
Michael Crawford... venue. Lloyd Webber, the original London cast including Sarah Brightman and, and four previous actors of the titular character, among others, were in ...
John McCainIn the Presidential election of 2008, the party's nominees were Senator, of Arizona, for President and Alaska Governor Sarah Palin for Vice Presi ...
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Byron White... orker otherwise qualified for food stamps prior to going on strike. Justicesaid that the government must maintain neutrality in labor dispute and not ...
Orson Welles... (1946), although he was not credited. The film was directed and produced by, who also acted the part of a Nazi war criminal who manages to settle in ...
Basil DeanThe novel was adapted into a play by Kennedy and
Harry ReidOn August 9, 2011, Senate Majority Leaderappointed Murray to co-chair the United States Congress Joint Select Commi ...
Sarah Palin... ck Obama and Joe Biden won 54% of the vote in the city, and John McCain and46%
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Geordi La Forge... d Data, who recently installed a chip that enables emotions, helps engineersearch the station. The two discover a compound called trilithium in a hid ...
Mark Antony... gyptian Queen Cleopatra, as a major threat to his power. That occurred when, the other most influential member of the Triumvirate, abandoned his wife ...
Hernán Cortés... catán Peninsula of present day Mexico and northern Central America. The daylanded ashore at present day Veracruz, April 22, 1519, marks the beginning ...
Gene Vincent... Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, Fats Domino, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, and. Bo Diddley in particular introduced a new beat and unique guitar style t ...
George W. Bush... les for the move to The Tonight Show. Will Ferrell made a surprise visit as, which quickly devolved into Ferrell tearing off his business suit to rev ...
Jesus... the Old Testament; and later writings recording the lives and teachings ofand his followers, known as the New Testament. "Testament" is a translatio ...
James Earl Jones... d by Nelson Mandela and other post-colonialist, world leaders. In the arts,, Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte have cited his lead film roles as bei ...
Francqui, Emile... ésar - Franco-Belgian comics - France–Habsburg rivalry - Franco-Dutch War -- Free Belgian Forces - French Community Commission - French Community of ...
Edgar Rice Burroughs... , reading such authors as H.G. Wells, Jules Verne, and his favorite author,who wrote novels such as Tarzan of the Apes and The Warlord of Mars. He lo ...
Michele BachmannIn September 2011, after Republican presidential candidaterepeated an anecdote shared with her that the HPV vaccine causes "mental r ...
Lester B. Pearson... as actualized by St-Laurent and his Secretary of State for External Affairsin the development of UN Peacekeepers that helped to put an end to the Sue ...
Jacques Chirac... buildings in over 20 countries around the world. In 1985, at the behest of, the mayor of Paris at that time, Tange proposed a master plan for a plaz ...
Chiang Kai-shek... Chinese civil war, the ROC government under the KMT withdrew to Taiwan anddeclared martial law. Japan formally renounced all territorial rights to T ...
Edward Porter Alexander... ulated at headquarters that Lee's greeting was "abrupt and frosty." Colonelwrote, "Although Lee said only, 'Well, General, you are here at last,' his ...
John Milton... e hath been affirmed by Inhabitants thereabout reporting triall made of it.(c. 1562–1647) described the river a
Nancy Pelosi... ence on Aging, Martin by Senator Dianne Feinstein and Lyon by Congresswoman
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John Romita, Sr.... ing among many of Marvel Comics's female characters on the cover painted by
Kazuo Ishiguro... me; established by Malcolm Bradbury and Angus Wilson, its graduates includeand Ian McEwan. The university campus is the home of the Sainsbury Centre ...
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Barney Frank... and other scandals. This led to House Financial Services Committee Chairmanto ask the agency to investigate the charges which they did. In April 2012 ...
Imru Haile Selassie... h fleeing before an invading force. Haile Selassie appointed his cousin Rasas Prince Regent in his absence, departing with his family for Djibouti on ...
John KerryIn the 2004 presidential electionwon 52% of the vote, whereas George W. Bush won 46% of the vote. In the 20 ...
Rex Harrison... th the leads, Henry Higgins and Eliza Doolittle, being played originally byand Julie Andrews, was a huge hit in New York and London. The partnership ...
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Pope Gregory I... pitone, a leader of the Barbaricinos (people of Barbagia). According to the's letters, in the island co-existed a Romanized and Christianized area (t ...
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Ernest Hemingway... in the Hollywood film industry. Author Ian Freer describes him as "cinema's"—a filmmaker who was "never afraid to tackle tough issues head on"
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Stan LeeMarvel Feature #4 was reprinted in the book The Superhero Women edited by. Red Sonja was featured arching among many of Marvel Comics's female char ...
Zoë WanamakerThe 2007 revival at the Royal National Theatre starredand Susannah Fielding
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David Niven... Lazar (recording secretary and treasurer), Nathaniel Benchley (historian),, Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, George Cukor, Cary Grant, Rex Harrison ...
George H. W. Bush... arty. While running against Reagan for the Presidential nomination in 1980,had derided Reaganomics as "voodoo economics". Similarly, in 1976, Gerald ...
Jean-Luc Godard... n for their existentialist films include Ingmar Bergman, François Truffaut,, Michelangelo Antonioni, Akira Kurosawa, Terrence Malick, Stanley Kubrick ...
Edmund Blunden... Bayley – Hilaire Belloc – John Betjeman – Laurence Binyon – William Blake –– Rupert Brooke – Robert Browning – Robert Burns – Thomas Campbell – Thoma ...
Saul Bass... with the best talent of his day—film poster designers such as Bill Gold and—and kept them busy with countless rounds of revision until he felt that t ...
Bill Clinton... nies included commencement speakers former Presidents George H. W. Bush and, who commended the students for their desire to return to Tulane and serv ...
Arnold Schwarzenegger... as George W. Bush won 46% of the vote. In the 2006 state governor election,got just over 62% of the vote, while Democratic opponent Phil Angelides go ...
Thomas E. Dewey... des), to initiating politicians into their club including Mark Hatfield andduring his 1948 presidential campaign. Russian newspapers used images of t ...
Hugh Laurie... Baldrick (Tony Robinson) and idealistic Edwardian twit Lieutenant George (). General Melchett (Stephen Fry) rallies his troops from a French château ...
Ron PaulIn 2010 Congressmenquestioned whether the Federal Reserve Bank had been used to funnel illega ...
Charles-François DelacroixIn 1793,deputy to the Convention and father of the painter Eugène Delacroix propos ...
Pietro BadoglioOn 5 May, Marshalled Italian troops into Addis Ababa, and Mussolini declared Ethiopia an It ...
Captain Mercer... lington's order to seek shelter in the adjacent squares during the charges., who commanded 'G' Troop, Royal Horse Artillery, thought the Brunswick tr ...
Tiberius... resort. Cicero compares its villas with those at Antium, and probably bothand Domitian resided there. Presumably, Domitian's villa contained importa ...
Minos... ould be blinded. One source tells the same story but converts Oenopion intoof Crete. It adds that an oracle told Orion that his sight could be restor ...
Napoleon... s the prefecture of the French département of Arno from 1808 to the fall ofin 1814. The Habsburg-Lorraine dynasty was restored on the throne of Tusca ...
Gerald Ford... W. Bush had derided Reaganomics as "voodoo economics". Similarly, in 1976,had severely criticized Reagan's proposal to turn back a large part of the ...
Andrew Lloyd Webber's... er 2011, the Hall was used to broadcast the 25th anniversary performance ofPhantom of the Opera to cinemas across the UK - it was also the first time ...
Kurt Waldheim... alition with the FPÖ under the leadership of Fred Sinowatz. In Spring 1986,was elected president amid considerable national and international protest ...
General George C. Marshall... lery Corps was not satisfied with the Army's 37mm Gun M1, in September 1940asked the British for the loan of four Bofors 40 mm guns with Kerrison Pre ...
Tomé Pires... ucts from the inland jungle such as sapan(Bridge) woods, deerskin and rice., a Portuguese voyager, mentioned in the sixteenth century that Ayutthaya, ...
Andrew Jackson... st because of a policy of Indian removal developed by the administration of. Then, in 1831, Jacob Stem, the founder of Green Springs, bought the land ...
Bruno Kreisky... ined a majority in parliament. However, it lost it in 1970, when SPÖ leaderformed a minority government tolerated by the FPÖ. In the elections of 197 ...
Elvis Presley... sic which was played and recorded in the mid 1950s by white singers such as, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis, who drew mainly on the country roots o ...
Winston ChurchillMountbatten was a favourite of(although after 1948 Churchill never spoke to him again since he was famou ...
John Vanbrugh... ton Court. Under George I six rooms were completed in 1717 to the design of. Under George II and his Queen, Caroline, further refurbishment took plac ...
James BrindleyHe also completed the Grand Trunk afterdied due to being over-worked
Ian McEwan... Malcolm Bradbury and Angus Wilson, its graduates include Kazuo Ishiguro and. The university campus is the home of the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Art ...
Quebec lieutenantFollowing the death of his, Ernest Lapointe, in November 1941, King was well aware of the need for t ...
John E. Jones III... ents in a lawsuit against the school district. After a lengthy trial, Judgeruled in favor of the parents in the decision, finding that intelligent de ...
Chief Justice... Sri Lanka, judges of all courts are addressed as "Your Honour", however theis addressed as "Your Lordship". Judges of the Supreme Court and the Appea ...
William Holden... eceived a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Actor. Clift lost out to(who won for Stalag 17). Holden himself was surprised by his win. Allegedl ...
Ambrose BierceChambers borrowed the names Carcosa, Hali, and Hastur from: specifically, his short stories "An Inhabitant of Carcosa" and "Haïta th ...
Joe Shell... son, Clayton James, and Barbara Straker James have close ties to La Conner.(born in La Conner in 1918) is a former member and floor leader of the Cal ...
Heinrich Himmler... nomy under his control. (Some aspects of it had fallen under the control of's secret police, and remained so until the collapse of government.
George H. W. Bush... 006, graduation ceremonies included commencement speakers former Presidentsand Bill Clinton, who commended the students for their desire to return to ...
Andrew Jackson... of Oregon. As of 2010, its population was 203,206. The county is named for, the seventh president of the United States. There are 11 incorporated ci ...
John Travolta... urday Night Fever is a 1977 drama film directed by John Badham and starringas Tony Manero, an immature young man whose weekends are spent visiting a ...
Manuel Micheltorena... uerto Mexican Land Grant to Mariano and Pedro Hernandez in 1844 by Governor. The grant extended east of the present day Highway 33 to the San Joaquin ...
Captain Blackadder... in the trenches of the First World War. Another "big push" is planned, and's one goal is to avoid being killed, so he plots ways to get out of it, b ...
Tim Walz... in Minnesota's 1st congressional district, represented by Mankato educator, a Democrat. At the state level, Magnolia is located in Senate District 2 ...
Jimmy Carter... played a major role in his defeat in the 1976 presidential election against
Czesław Miłosz... Charlie Chaplin. Later visitors have included William Everson, Robert Bly,and Edward Abbey
Henry Kissinger... professor of journalism at Southern Illinois University, Secretary of Statepredicted during Nixon's final days that history would remember Nixon as a ...
John McCain... hen he won 48.6 percent of the vote compared to 50.9 percent for Republican. In 2010, political experts have now dubbed Fort Bend County a battlegrou ...
Ernest LapointeFollowing the death of his Quebec lieutenant,, in November 1941, King was well aware of the need for the government to ...
Sidney Poitier... a and other post-colonialist, world leaders. In the arts, James Earl Jones,and Harry Belafonte have cited his lead film roles as being the first to d ...
Rex Hunt... e Moore appeared on fictitious episodes of Burke's Backyard with Don Burke,'s fishing show, and The AFL Footy Show with Sam Newman. Stuart Littlemore ...
Pablo Vicente de Solá... io Bolcoff. Bolcoff lived with and traveled with Alta California's governor, acting as an interpreter
Al Smith... rding in 1920; he had to be silent in the 1928 campaign although he favored, a Democrat. In 1929, he lost the election for mayor to incumbent Democra ...
Umberto II... society. Following Victor Emmanuel III's abdication, his son, the new king, was pressured by the threat of another civil war to call a referendum to ...
Charlie Chaplin... ew film industry and motion pictures, but as a spectator only. To Huston, "was a god.
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Mark Hatfield... 23,756,000 deer hides), to initiating politicians into their club includingand Thomas E. Dewey during his 1948 presidential campaign. Russian newspap ...
Werner Israel... ck hole that is both rotating and electrically charged. Through the work of, Brandon Carter, and David Robinson the no-hair theorem emerged, stating ...
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Jimmy Page... s, but the next year he started to work with former-Led Zeppelin guitarist,, which resulted in the album Coverdale and Page
Barry Goldwater... unty was in 1964, when Lyndon Johnson won by a landslide nationwide against— but only by three percentage points in Klamath County
George W. BushIn the 2004 presidential election John Kerry won 52% of the vote, whereaswon 46% of the vote. In the 2006 state governor election, Arnold Schwarzen ...
Ted Kennedy... its political opponents in the United States, including Senators Helms and, with the assistance of the CIA and National Security Council. Helms prop ...
Manley Ottmer Hudson... fters intended a purely advisory capacity for the Court, not a binding one.(who sat as a judge) said that an advisory opinion "was what it purported ...
John S. MosbyOne of the most forceful postbellum defenses of Stuart was by Col., who had served under him during the campaign and was fiercely loyal to t ...
Oliver StoneAfter several delays, directorfinally started production on the film The Doors, based on the band of the ...
John Barry... n May 2011, singing Goldfinger in tribute to the recently deceased composer. On 20 June 2011, Bassey returned to perform Diamonds Are Forever and Gol ...
William Whipple... als; 5% of George Washington's forces consisted of African-American troops., a signer of the Declaration of Independence who had fought in the war, f ...
Rex Harrison... ), David Niven, Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, George Cukor, Cary Grant,, and Jimmy Van Heusen. In his autobiography The Moon's a Balloon, David N ...
Julius Caesar... Among those who performed this duty in connection with particular roads was, who became curator (67 BC) of the Via Appia, and spent his own money lib ...
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Jacques Chirac... nt bicentennial, however, controversy erupted when neither French presidentnor prime minister Dominique de Villepin attended any functions commemorat ...
Howard Hughes... e national director of Humphrey's presidential campaign and, separately, by, to serve as Hughes' public-policy lobbyist in Washington. O'Brien was el ...
John McCain... election, however, Barack Obama won 69% of the vote in Agoura Hills, whileonly won 29% of the vote. Overall, Agoura Hills is perhaps the most libera ...
Ernest Hemingway... of other authors that he has admired, such as García Márquez, Albert Camus,, and Jean-Paul Sartre. The main goals of his non-fiction works are to ack ...
David Starkey... ibuted to the perception that he is "a cantankerous old sod". The historianhas described him as a kind of " H.R.H Victor Meldrew". For example, in Ma ...
Chen Cheng... n October 10, 1949 was the first public military parade held in Taiwan withserving as the Grand Review Officer. The 1964 National Day parade was stru ...
James Arness... ture an audience even though it followed the hit western Gunsmoke, starring
Edmund Hillary... he subject among prominent mountaineers are strictly negative. For example,, who went on record saying that he hasn't liked "the commercialization of ...
Kenny Washington... professional coast-to-coast sports enterprise. The Rams subsequently signed, an African American, to the team, as a precondition to leasing the Los A ...
Jordi Pujol... th Spanish. New elections under this statute gave the Catalan presidency to, a position he would hold until 2003. During this time he also led Conver ...
Elvis Presley... rds. His manager at Stiff, Jake Riviera, suggested a name change, combining's first name and Costello, his father's stage name
William O. Douglas... first of nine Roosevelt nominees to the Court, and outlasted all except for. Black is widely regarded as one of the most influential in the 20th cent ...
Milhaud'sInitiallyreserve cavalry corps of cuirassiers and Lefebvre-Desnoëttes' light cavalr ...
Sam Newman... ckyard with Don Burke, Rex Hunt's fishing show, and The AFL Footy Show with. Stuart Littlemore, who at the time was hosting the media commentary show ...
Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa... Roman province of Epirus vetus in Greece. Octavian's fleet was commanded by, while Antony's fleet was supported by the ships of Queen Cleopatra of Pt ...
Orson WellesReturning to journalism, Bogdanovich struck up a lifelong friendship withwhile interviewing him on the set of Mike Nichols's Catch-22 (1970). Bogda ...