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# testing instances: 13071
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# false positives: 961
# false negatives: 491
precision: 0.9290303522634961
recall: 0.96243592686099
F1: 0.9454381482038179
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Lynn Garrison... and F4U experience. Bob Love, a Korean war ace, Chuck Lyford, Ben Hall andare believed to have flown combat missions but it has never been confirmed ...
PowerBASIC... decided to stop publishing it, Zale bought it back from them, renamed it toand set up PowerBASIC Inc. to continue support and development of it
Ibn Battuta... enone, Giovanni de' Marignolli, John of Montecorvino, Niccolò de' Conti, or, a Moroccan Muslim traveller, who passed through the present-day Middle E ...
John Cameron Mitchell... Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby", which opens the film Shortbus (2006) by
Edgar Wallace... ahl who lived at Great Missenden, Enid Blyton who lived in Beaconsfield andwho lived at Bourne End and is buried in Little Marlow. Modern-day writers ...
Jack Higgins... rs who made Jersey their home. Contemporary authors based in Jersey include, and Sinclair Forrest, author of the 2007 novel, The Dragon of Angur
Nas... , several other Wu-Tang members made appearances, as well as Black Thought,and Rick Ross, among others. Shortly after Shaolin vs. Wu-Tang was complet ...
Vyasa... srava's epic Mahabharata, the Kurukshetra War is narrated by a character in's Jaya, which itself is narrated by a character in Vaisampayana's Bharata ...
Jules VerneAdditionally, inspired by the fiction of, Tsiolkovsky theorized many aspects of space travel and rocket propulsion ...
David HumePopper andagreed that there is often a psychological belief that the sun will rise t ...
Bryan FullerAnother remake, from Pushing Daisies creator, is in development for NBC. A reboot of The Munsters, it is intended to b ...
Abu 'Ali al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham... ized as Alhazen: Alhazen ben Josef, who translated Ptolemy into Arabic; and, who wrote about optics, mathematics and physics. Ibn al-Haytham is said ...
Turbo C... period and features the Borland "black screen" similar to Turbo Pascal 4.0,1.0/1.5, and Turbo Prolog 1.1. Borland did not adopt its trademark "blue s ...
Holly BlackThe children's fantasy series "The Spiderwick Chronicles", byand Tony DiTerlizzi, includes will o'the wisps; they are listed in "Arthur ...
Edward Crankshaw... pting the dress of a Spanish monarch, which, according to British historian, consisted of "a black doublet and hose, black shoes and scarlet stocking ...
Aristo of Pella... sed only in the Dialogue, may be identical to a lost dialogue attributed toon the divine nature of the Messiah, the Dialogue of Jason and Papiscus (c ...
Winston Churchill... he connected telephone calls from war leaders to the prime minister. He meton several occasions when asked for updates on incoming calls and once was ...
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 ...
Tony DiTerlizzi... e children's fantasy series "The Spiderwick Chronicles", by Holly Black and, includes will o'the wisps; they are listed in "Arthur Spiderwick's Guide ...
Guillem de Castro... translated as 'The Lord'), is based on the play Mocedades del Cid (1621) by. Both plays were based on the legend of Rodrigo Díaz de Vivar (nicknamed ...
Tatian... ests that Justin had composed an early harmony along the lines of his pupil's Diatesseron. However, the existence of a harmony independent of a colle ...
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 ...
PlatoThe structure of The Symposium and Phaedo, attributed to, is of a story within a story within a story
Lenny Henry... with his contribution that he decided to make a regular fixture out of Bob.made sporadic appearances throughout this series, but was not established ...
Larry Wall... t list) is a per-user file used by some Usenet reading programs (originally's rn) to discard summarily (without presenting for reading) articles matc ...
Geoffrey of Monmouth... especially the Matter of Britain and Matter of France, the former based on's Historia Regum Britanniae ("History of the Kings of Britain"), written ...
Peter Cook... ewbury", part of an ITV special titled Betjeman's Britain that also starredand Susannah York. That saw the start of a relationship with producer/dire ...
Wesley Clark... w Dole had a heated exchange with Democratic presidential primary candidatein which Dole correctly predicted that Clark would lose the New Hampshire ...
Matteo Maria Boiardo... arship of the Italian Renaissance. His cousin and contemporary was the poet, who grew up under the influence of his own uncle, the Florentine patron ...
Hipparchus... , three centuries after the discovery of the precession of the equinoxes byaround 130 BC, but he ignored the problem by dropping the concept of a fix ...
Cecil Taylor... iverse as Pat Metheny, John Zorn, Lee Konitz, David Sylvian, Cyro Baptista,, Keiji Haino, tap dancer Will Gaines, Drum 'n' Bass DJ Ninj, Susie Ibarra ...
Bobby Jindal... ean Americans, Chinese Americans, and Vietnamese Americans. The election ofas Governor of Louisiana has been hailed as pathbreaking. He is the first ...
Richard Dutcher... filmmaker Don Bluth '54, Jeopardy! all-time champion Ken Jennings '00, and, the "Father of Mormon Cinema." In the music industry BYU is represented ...
Wernher von Braun... cal, Tsiolkovsky influenced later rocket scientists throughout Europe, like. Russian search teams at Peenemünde found a German translation of a book ...
D. B. Wyndham-Lewis... 1926, he married Jane Wyndham-Lewis (ex-wife of the original 'Beachcomber', no relation to the artist Wyndham Lewis); they had two daughters and one ...
Saitō Mokichi... on of his poetry anthology Sachio kashu in 1920. His own disciples includedand Tsuchiya Bunmei
Gerald Durrell... he Jersey Zoological Park) founded by the naturalist, zookeeper, and author
Natsume SōsekiAs an author, he studied under, who was a teacher at his high school in Kumamoto. Terada is best known f ...
Moses... n. Abraham taught science to the Egyptians , who in turn taught the Greeks.set up a senatorial priestly aristocracy, which, like that of Rome, resist ...
Daniel Dennett... include William James, Henri Poincaré, Arthur Compton, Henry Margenau, and
Abraham Maslow... re, or had been, prison inmates, and 5% were male prostitutes. Psychologistasserted that Kinsey did not consider "". The data represented only those ...
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 ...
Carl Theodor Dreyer... neighbours through a miracle. A 1955 film version of Ordet was directed by, and won the Golden Globe Award that year for Best Foreign Language Film
Neil Young... single remake of We Are the World. On October 24, 2010, Bridges appeared at's annual Bridge School Benefit concert and played a set with Neko Case
Taylor Branch... s. Though Kennedy may have intended this to remain a more nominal position,in Pillar of Fire contends that Johnson served to push the Kennedy adminis ...
Robert Pipon Marett... n in Jersey include Elinor Glyn, John Lemprière, Philippe Le Sueur Mourant,, and Augustus Asplet Le Gros. Frederick Tennyson and Gerald Durrell were ...
Hugh Downs... on, The Today Show with Bryant Gumbel, The Dick Cavett Show, Over Easy with, The Tomorrow Show with Tom Snyder, and several others. She also toured E ...
Goethe... presentation. Art as mimesis has deep roots in the philosophy of Aristotle.defined art as an other resp. a second nature, according to his ideal of a ...
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 ...
Brothers Grimm... a Barbe bleue (Bluebeard). Many of Perrault's stories were rewritten by the, continue to be printed and have been adapted to opera, ballet (such as T ...
Frederick II of Prussia... a itself by Austrian troops; and, though the invasion of Bohemia in 1744 byenabled him to return to Munich, at his death on 20 January 1745 it was le ...
Aleister Crowley... ch John investigates the brutal murder of a former girlfriend, Isabel by anstyle magician, Josh Wright. The story introduces, or reintroduces many ch ...
Charles BaudelaireIn the essay "The Painter of Modern Life" (1864),gives a literary definition: "By modernity I mean the transitory, the fugi ...
Janet... on a number of occasions by figures such as Charles Cardell, Lady Sheba andand Stewart Farrar. In other Wiccan traditions and amongst a number of sol ...
Charlie Chaplin... made his TV debut the same year and was soon commanding enormous audiences.called Wisdom his "favourite clown"
Girolamo Benivienitrip to Florence, he met Angelo Poliziano, the courtly poet, and probably the young Dominican monk Girolamo Savonarola. For the rest ...
Darko MacanFollowing a brief interlude by Croatian writer, the series was then taken over by Brian Azzarello, once again hired on t ...
Chuck JonesRenowned animator/directoris reported to have said, "June Foray is not the female Mel Blanc, Mel Bla ...
Jan Potocki... is narrated within it, and within that there are three more tales narrated.'s The Manuscript Found in Saragossa (1797-1805) has extremely rich interl ...
Oscar WildeHe befriendedin Paris, and in 1895 Gide and Wilde met in Algiers. There, Wilde had the ...
Augustus Asplet Le Gros... r Glyn, John Lemprière, Philippe Le Sueur Mourant, Robert Pipon Marett, and. Frederick Tennyson and Gerald Durrell were among authors who made Jersey ...
Paolo SoleriYavapai County is home to Arcosanti, a prototype arcology, developed by, and under construction since 1970. Arcosanti is open Monday through Sund ...
Tom Snyder... el, The Dick Cavett Show, Over Easy with Hugh Downs, The Tomorrow Show with, and several others. She also toured Europe, performed a 50th Anniversary ...
Willmoore Kendall... ch as Harry V. Jaffa, praised this development. Critics of Lincoln, notablyand Mel Bradford, argued that Lincoln dangerously expanded the scope of th ...
Frederick Tennyson... hilippe Le Sueur Mourant, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augustus Asplet Le Gros.and Gerald Durrell were among authors who made Jersey their home. Contempo ...
Dave Carley... s been translated into English (2007) by his granddaughter Arense Lund, and
Steve Ditko... utlaw status. Moore said he was trying to "come up with this quintessentialcharacter—someone who's got a funny name, whose surname begins with a 'K,' ...
Edmundo O'Gorman... exico. Other Mexicans of Irish descent are: Romulo O'Farril, Juan O'Gorman,, Anthony Quinn, Alejo Bay (Governor of the state of Sonora), Famed Conduc ...
Enid Blyton... S. Eliot who also lived at Marlow, Roald Dahl who lived at Great Missenden,who lived in Beaconsfield and Edgar Wallace who lived at Bourne End and is ...
Duke Ellington... the Northeast. Several notable musicians passed through his band, including, Coleman Hawkins, and Cozy Cole. Sweatman also continued to record for su ...
Sir Thomas Browne... orated dozens of invented words. The early modern English prose writings ofare the source of many neologisms as recorded by the Oxford English Dictio ...
Milton FriedmanIn 1947, Popper founded with Friedrich Hayek,, Ludwig von Mises and others the Mont Pelerin Society to defend classical ...
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 ...
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 " ...
Søren Kierkegaard... word angst was introduced into English from Danish angst via existentialist. It is used in English to describe an intense feeling of apprehension, an ...
Sophocles... nnos), also known by the Latin title Oedipus Rex, is an Athenian tragedy bythat was first performed c. 429 BCE. It was the second of Sophocles's thre ...
Brian Azzarello... interlude by Croatian writer Darko Macan, the series was then taken over by, once again hired on the strength of his own series for Vertigo, 100 Bull ...
Thomas Jefferson... to the complexity of city life, with its banks and factories. The Americanwas a representative agrarian who built Jeffersonian Democracy around the ...
Brooke Shields... te Bill Clinton on CBS's 60 Minutes. Dole guest-starred as himself on NBC'ssitcom Suddenly Susan in January 1997 (shortly after losing the presidenti ...
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 ...
Bernie Taupin... 85 and scored two No.1 hits. The first was "We Built This City", written by, Martin Page, Dennis Lambert, and Peter Wolf and was engineered by Grammy ...
Zoroaster... his character is taken from the ancient prophet usually known in English as, the Persian founder of Zoroastrianism. Nietzsche is clearly portraying a ...
ANTLR... escent parser which is usually coded by hand (although not always; see e.g.for an LL(*) recursive-descent parser generator)
François Quesnay... communalism and egalitarianism. This influenced European intellectuals like, an avid Confucianist and advocate of China's agrarian policies, forming ...
William Shakespeare... ften used a historical background for his plays - among his influences were, Adam Oehlenschläger, Henrik Ibsen, and George Bernard Shaw. In his drama ...
H. P. LovecraftAbdul Alhazred is a fictional character created by American horror writer. He is the so-called "Mad Arab" credited with authoring the imaginary boo ...
Ann Jellicoe... lean plays, to the classics of the world stage, to the experimental work of. Simultaneously he developed in the field of music and played a pivotal r ...
Samuel Beckett... om novels, religion and philosophy. He liked classic literature, especially, T. S. Eliot, and (and other Russian novelists)
Ptolemy... It was one of the 48 constellations listed by the 2nd century AD astronomer, and it remains one of the 88 modern constellations. It is found in a reg ...
Søren Kierkegaard... connotation. The use of the term was first attributed to Danish philosopher(1813–1855). In The Concept of Anxiety (also known as The Concept of Dread ...
H. G. Wells... , Kilburn, a small public school run by his father. One of his teachers waswho taught there in 1889–90. Milne attended Westminster School and Trinity ...
Waceis Jersey's earliest known author. Printing arrived in Jersey only in the ...
Frank Oz... becoming typecast as a purveyor of solely children's entertainment, Henson,, and his team targeted an adult audience with a series of sketches on the ...
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 ...
Jean Chapelain... and served under Jean Baptiste Colbert, finance minister to King Louis XIV., Amable de Bourzeys, and Jacques Cassagne (the King's librarian) were als ...
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 ...
Roger Ebert... predecessor Rocky II, and became the fourth highest grossing film of 1982.and Gene Siskel attributed the film's success to the positive reaction fro ...
Henrik Ibsen... plays - among his influences were William Shakespeare, Adam Oehlenschläger,, and George Bernard Shaw. In his dramas Munk often displays a fascination ...
Mel Gibson... known account is presented in the film Braveheart, directed by and starring, written by Randall Wallace, and filmed in both Scotland and Ireland. The ...
Eric IdleNext there was a comedy interlude with members of the Monty Python troupe (, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam along with Neil Innes) performing "Sit on My ...
Elinor Glyn... en ordre, edited by Abraham Mourant in 1865. Writers born in Jersey include, John Lemprière, Philippe Le Sueur Mourant, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augu ...
Albert Einstein... nics. He strongly disagreed with Niels Bohr's instrumentalism and supported's realist approach to scientific theories about the universe. Popper's fa ...
Adolf Hitler... served alongside the Heer (regular army) but was never formally part of it.resisted integrating the Waffen-SS into the army, as it was to remain the ...
Denise Minawas unknown in comics when she took over the title in 2006, but had three ...
T. S. Eliot... ion and philosophy. He liked classic literature, especially Samuel Beckett,, and (and other Russian novelists)
C. S. LewisAt least one line in thebook The Last Battle implies that Lewis learned of Narnia's events - and t ...
Marc Allégret... iterary magazine Nouvelle Revue Française (The New French Review). In 1916,, only 15 years old, became his lover. Marc was the son of Elie Allégret, ...
Blake... ll as politically revolutionary visions of a post-monarchist world, such as's portrayal of Newton as a divine geometer, or David's propagandistic pai ...
Gene Siskel... ky II, and became the fourth highest grossing film of 1982. Roger Ebert andattributed the film's success to the positive reaction from critics and au ...
Conor Cruise O'BrienAccording to, the Butchers brought a new, frightening level of paramilitary violence t ...
Władysław Sikorski... of his officials were stationed at nearby Addington and Wingrave. Meanwhile, military leader of Poland, lived at Iver and King Zog of Albania lived a ...
John Lemprière... ted by Abraham Mourant in 1865. Writers born in Jersey include Elinor Glyn,, Philippe Le Sueur Mourant, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augustus Asplet Le G ...
Terry Gilliam... interlude with members of the Monty Python troupe (Eric Idle, Terry Jones,along with Neil Innes) performing "Sit on My Face". Then Michael Palin cam ...
Jean-Paul Sartre... the 1920s, Gide became an inspiration for writers such as Albert Camus and. In 1923, he published a book on Fyodor Dostoyevsky; however, when he def ...
Randall Wallace... ted in the film Braveheart, directed by and starring Mel Gibson, written by, and filmed in both Scotland and Ireland. The film, a highly fictionalize ...
Charles DarwinIn On the Origin of Species (1859),proposed evolution through natural selection, a theory central to modern b ...
George Bernard Shaw... influences were William Shakespeare, Adam Oehlenschläger, Henrik Ibsen, and. In his dramas Munk often displays a fascination for "strong characters" ...
Amable de Bourzeys... Jean Baptiste Colbert, finance minister to King Louis XIV. Jean Chapelain,, and Jacques Cassagne (the King's librarian) were also appointed. Using h ...
Bernard McKennaIn a bar about 1975, he asked Graham Chapman andto do a "treatment" for a "mad movie". They asked a thousand pounds, Moon ...
Bill Wyman... The line-up did not at that time include drummer Charlie Watts and bassist. By 1963, they were finding their stride as well as popularity. By 1964, ...
Bob DylanSmith mentioned his admiration forin several interviews, citing him as an early musical influence. He once c ...
J. R. R. TolkienIn's work The Lord of the Rings, will o' the wisps are present in the Dead M ...
Terry Jones... was a comedy interlude with members of the Monty Python troupe (Eric Idle,, Terry Gilliam along with Neil Innes) performing "Sit on My Face". Then M ...
Lorne Michaels... ances in March, April, May, and September. Henson recalled that "I saw whatwas going for and I really liked it and wanted to be a part of it, but som ...
Albert CamusIn the 1920s, Gide became an inspiration for writers such asand Jean-Paul Sartre. In 1923, he published a book on Fyodor Dostoyevsky; ...
George McGovern... globe. In addition to numerous domestic programs, along with former Senator(D-South Dakota), Dole created an international school lunch program throu ...
Philippe Le Sueur Mourant... ourant in 1865. Writers born in Jersey include Elinor Glyn, John Lemprière,, Robert Pipon Marett, and Augustus Asplet Le Gros. Frederick Tennyson and ...
Jacques Cassagne... finance minister to King Louis XIV. Jean Chapelain, Amable de Bourzeys, and(the King's librarian) were also appointed. Using his influence as Colbert ...
Hermann Oberth... and pioneer of the astronautic theory. Along with his followers the Germanand the American Robert H. Goddard, he is considered to be one of the foun ...
Mary Shelley... a book called The Horse And His Boy after the events related in the novel.'s Frankenstein at one point features the narration of an Arctic explorer, ...
Thomas S. Monson... atter-day Saints, including two Church presidents:Ezra Taft Benson '26, and'74), six apostles (Neil L. Andersen, D. Todd Christofferson '69, David A. ...
Gerald Gardner... f the Craft, the first Book of Shadows was created by the pioneering Wiccansometime in the late 1940s or early 1950s, and which he utilised first in ...
Harry Shearer... gh her "Itchy" and "Scratchy" voices were performed by Dan Castellaneta and, respectively
Ezra Pound... in Paris in March 1928. Paris at this time hosted many expatriate writers:, W. B. Yeats, Ernest Hemingway; and artist Pablo Picasso. Gershwin met wi ...
Michael O'Donoghue... ting for the characters, and frequently disparaged Henson's creations; one,, memorably quipped, "I won't write for felt.
Washington Irving... Hollow, New York is the resting place of numerous famous figures, including, whose story "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" is set in the adjacent Old Dut ...
Fyodor Dostoyevsky... such as Albert Camus and Jean-Paul Sartre. In 1923, he published a book on; however, when he defended pederasty in the public edition of Corydon (19 ...
Pausanias... indeed have touched with excitement. But it was being shown in the time ofin the 2nd century AD
Charles Mackay... rd Baruch was Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, by, first published in 1841. It was also a favorite book of his best friend, ...
Saint Paul... ands immediately to the east of the transept, or ritual choir; the altar of(B) in the eastern, and that of St Peter (C) in the western apse. A cylind ...
Frank Marcus... alone on stage". But when it opened at the Palace Theatre in February 1968,, reviewing for Plays and Players, commented that: "She sings well. The ti ...
Ernest Hemingway... Paris at this time hosted many expatriate writers: Ezra Pound, W. B. Yeats,; and artist Pablo Picasso. Gershwin met with Boulanger and at her request ...
M. Thomas IngeIn the introduction to his 1969 book Agrarianism in American Literature,defines agrarianism by the following basic tenets
Claude Perrault... influence as Colbert's administrative aide, he was able to get his brother,, employed as an a designer the new section of the Louvre, built between 1 ...
John Paul II... r 1978, the Archbishop of Kraków, Cardinal Karol Józef Wojtyła, became Pope, head of the Roman Catholic Church. Polish Catholics rejoiced at the elev ...
Tim Rice... ay writers from Bucks include Terry Pratchett who was born in Beaconsfield,who is from Amersham and who is from Aylesbury
August Derlethlater made alterations to the biography of Alhazred, such as redating his ...
Sheridan Morley... n 1968, she was offered the role of Sally Bowles in the musical Cabaret. Aslater reported: "At first she thought they were joking. She had never done ...
XenophonIn Greece, Hesiod, Aristotle andpromoted agrarian ideas. Even more influential were such Roman thinkers as ...
Nas... In addition, Raekwon was selected as 'Emcee of the Year' (fellow New Yorkerhad won in 2008). Their staff justified this pick with this description of ...
Masaoka ShikiHis interest in poetry led him to visit the famous author, who accepted him as a student. Itō established the literary magazine Ara ...
Hiroshi Aramata... ntral character in the fantasy/historical fiction novel Teito Monogatari by
Dawid Wdowiński... Betar, Hatzohar and Polish Irgun members, under the political leadership of, and known as Żydowski Związek Wojskowy (Jewish Military Union). There we ...
John Webster... l best actress awards. Among her roles with the RSC, she was the Duchess in's The Duchess of Malfi in 1971. In the Stratford 1976 season, and then at ...
Margaret Atwood... on, who narrates the story of a cabin dwelling family he secretly observes.'s novel The Blind Assassin also uses this technique. The novel's exposito ...
Livy... tended to men, and celebrations took place five times a month. According to, the extension happened in an era when the leader of the Bacchus cult was ...
Tony Dungy... tatistically worst rushing defense in the league during the regular season.became only the third man to have won the Super Bowl as both a head coach ...
Elizabeth I of England... the disaffected. In England it was first imposed by statute in the reign of(1558) and its form has more than once been altered since. Up to the time ...
Terry Gilliam... arrated the documentary Lost in La Mancha (2002), about the "unmaking" of aretelling of Don Quixote, tentatively titled The Man Who Killed Don Quixot ...
AristotleIn Greece, Hesiod,and Xenophon promoted agrarian ideas. Even more influential were such Roma ...
P. G. Wodehouse... World War II, Milne was one of the most prominent critics of English writer, who was captured at his country home in France by the Nazis and imprison ...
Berlioz... Hauptmann, acquiring the then-conventional prejudices against the music of, Liszt and Wagner. (This would be in sharp contrast to his brother Walter ...
HesiodIn Greece,, Aristotle and Xenophon promoted agrarian ideas. Even more influential we ...
Horace... rian ideas. Even more influential were such Roman thinkers as Cato, Cicero,, and Virgil. They all praised the virtues of a life devoted to the tillin ...
Martin LutherAt Wittenberg in 1522 and at Nuremberg in 1524,encouraged him to convert the order's territory into a secular principalit ...
Pausanias... of fifty Roman miles from Peuce by the Danube Delta, and the temple there.has been told that the island is "covered with forests and full of animals ...
Catullus... . At the time, it was known as the Year of the Consulship of Domitianus and(or, less frequently, year 826 Ab urbe condita). The denomination 73 for t ...
Robert F. Kennedy... full term of his presidency. The late President's brother, Attorney General, with whom Johnson had a notoriously difficult relationship, remained in ...
Thomas Mann... arius, Taurus, and Scorpio, respectively. Such connections were taken up by, who in his novel Joseph and His Brothers attributes characteristics of a ...
Marc Allégret... 27, he travelled through the French Equatorial Africa colony with his lover. He went successively to Middle Congo (now the Republic of the Congo), Ou ...
Pausanias... ce, containing the Temple of Athena Alea. The temenos was founded by Aleus,was informed. Votive bronzes at the site from the Geometric and Archaic pe ...
Pope John Paul II... ter II. Incidentally, the papacy of Gregory XVII closely overlapped that of. He died, aged only 58, a mere 11 days prior to the death of his "rival" ...
Franz Kafka... strife during the war. However, it is the Jewish artists, Gustav Mahler andin music and literature that have embraced the theme of angst so highly in ...
Johnny Depp... tentatively titled The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, which would have starredas Sancho Panza and Jean Rochefort as the quixotic hero. Bridges had previ ...
David A. Bednar... S. Monson '74), six apostles (Neil L. Andersen, D. Todd Christofferson '69,'76, Jeffrey R. Holland '65 & '66, Dallin H. Oaks '54, and Reed Smoot 1876 ...
Harry Vardon... wo golfers from Jersey have won The Open Championship 7 times between them,winning 6 times and Ted Ray winning once. Harry and Ted also won the US Op ...
Virgil... Even more influential were such Roman thinkers as Cato, Cicero, Horace, and. They all praised the virtues of a life devoted to the tilling of the soi ...
Barry Goldwater... wed the explosion of a nuclear bomb. The message conveyed was that electingpresident held the danger of nuclear war. Although it only aired one time, ...
Fernão Lopes... n was the natural son of Peter I by a woman named Teresa, who, according to, was a noble Galician. In the eighteenth century, António Caetano de Sous ...
Stanisław Lem... contains a science fiction story written by one of that novel's characters.'s Tale of the Three Storytelling Machines of King Genius from The Cyberia ...
Rudy Giuliani... ch notables as former President Bill Clinton and former New York City Mayor
Wagner... ng the then-conventional prejudices against the music of Berlioz, Liszt and. (This would be in sharp contrast to his brother Walter, who would become ...
Charles Wyville ThomsonPrompted by the Scot,—of the University of Edinburgh and Merchiston Castle School—the Royal Soc ...
Harry S. TrumanIn 1946 Presidentappointed Baruch as the United States representative to the United Nations ...
Doreen Valiente... original Book composed by Gerald Gardner with the aid of his High Priestess, along with alterations and additions that have been made since then, is ...
Benjamin Franklin... o owned their own land and voted for their local and provincial government., in 1772, after examining the wretched hovels in Scotland surrounding the ...
Michael Morton... ppeared on the West End in 1928 in the play Alibi which had been adapted byfrom the novel The Murder of Roger Ackroyd
Herbert Hoover... Hearst shared Smith's opposition to Prohibition he swung his papers behindin the 1928 presidential election. Hearst's support for Franklin D. Roosev ...
Mike Huckabee... regards to all enemy combatants. Prominent Republicans such as John McCain,, and Ron Paul strongly oppose the use of enhanced interrogation technique ...
Michael ParkinsonMorecambe headed back to his hotel, and recounted in an interview within November 1972 that, as the pains spread to his chest, he became unable ...
Fulke Greville... es Elroy Flecker – Thomas Ford – Roy Fuller – Robert Graves – Thomas Gray –– Heath – Reginald Heber – Felicia Dorothea Hemans – W. E. Henley – George ...
Marco Polo... ten report back to the Mongols. Around the same time, the Venetian explorerbecame one of the first Europeans to travel the Silk Road to China, and hi ...
Bertrand Russell... s traveled abroad, visiting Europe and meeting working philosophers such asand members of the Vienna Circle like Rudolf Carnap, Otto Neurath, and Mor ...
Charles Darwin's theory of evolution is based on three principles: natural selection, he ...
Julian Assange... ished works is not 'Sunshine Policy' but wholesale copyright infringement."replied: "We thought it was a small issue, and our normal fare is governme ...
Hans Reichenbach... can be resolved, and that discretization can therefore remove the paradox.has proposed that the paradox may arise from considering space and time as ...
John M. Ford... uch as Gene Roddenberry's novelization of , J. A. Lawrence's Mudd's Angels,'s The Final Reflection, Margaret Wander Bonanno's Strangers from the Sky ...
Orson Scott Card... re and journalism, BYU has produced several best-selling authors, including'75, Brandon Sanderson '00 & '05, and Stephenie Meyer '95. Other media per ...
Coen brothers... cademy Award nomination for his role in True Grit, a collaboration with thein which he starred alongside Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Barry Pepper, and H ...
Orson Welles... Kid Ory's band, which was featured for a time on a radio program hosted by. Noone played a few broadcasts with the band, but died suddenly of a hear ...
Benjamin NugentElliott Smith and the Big Nothing, a biography by, was rushed to publication and hit stores shortly after From a Basement o ...
Dick Higgins... rs, including Hannah Higgins, daughter of fluxus artists Alison Knowles and, assert that although Maciunas was a key participant, there were many mor ...
Malcolm Hardee... 'Balloon Dance' performed by The Greatest Show on Legs, including comedian. The theme tune was recorded by Roy Wood and was released as a singl
Newt Gingrich... st Dole early, painting him as a mere clone of unpopular then-House Speaker, warning America that Dole would work in concert with the Republican Cong ...
Sulpicius Severus'... ry developed in association with that of St. Martin of Tours as a result ofVita Sancti Martini and spread early to western Britain. The villages of S ...
John Amos Comenius... s displaced by French, Italian, and English by the end of the 16th century.was one of many people who tried to reverse this trend. He composed a comp ...
Robert Rozhdestvensky... e war", and Dmitry Kabalevsky's War Requiem, a setting of a poem written byespecially for the composition. Herbert Howells's unaccompanied Requiem us ...
Abraomas Kulvietis... rotestant Lithuanian pastors as professors (e.g. Stanislovas Rapolionis and), making the Albertina also a centre of Lithuanian language and literatur ...
Sheri L. Dew... FO Gary Crittenden '76, former Dell CEO Kevin Rollins '84, Deseret Book CEO, and Matthew K. McCauley, CEO of children's clothing company Gymboree
Nitobe Inazō... pacifism made a lasting impression upon Uchimura. He and his Sapporo friendwere influential in the establishment of the Friends School in Tokyo as a ...
Gene RoddenberrySeveral Star Trek tales are stories or events within stories, such as's novelization of , J. A. Lawrence's Mudd's Angels, John M. Ford's The Fi ...
George Orwell... only one work of that author. This includes such words as "Orwellian" (from, referring to his novel Nineteen Eighty-Four) and "Ballardesque" or "Ball ...
HerodotusThe oldest known mention of "Atlantic" is in The Histories ofaround 450 BC (Hdt. 1.202.4): Atlantis thalassa (Greek: Ἀτλαντὶς θάλασσα; ...
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Stendhal... merent bonds are characterized by "entropy" crystallization as described byin his 1821 treatise On Love, where a new love infatuation perceptually be ...
Mark Twain... in the past, among the most renowned of them are Bernardin de Saint Pierre,, Nicholas Pike, Charles Baudelaire, and Paul-Jean Toulet. Mauritian write ...
Henry King... E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Keats –– Charles Kingsley – Rudyard Kipling – Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Lon ...
Rob Zombie... almost $20,000 to build. Barris also built the DRAG-U-LA (which inspired asong by the same name), a dragster built from a coffin, which Grandpa used ...
William Lloyd Garrison... l as well as a political document". Abolitionist leaders Benjamin Lundy andadopted the "twin rocks" of "the Bible and the Declaration of Independence ...
Otto Jespersen... anesca, Heinrich Gottfried Ollendorff (1803–1865), Henry Sweet (1845–1912),(1860–1943), and Harold Palmer (1877–1949). They worked on setting languag ...
Alessandro Barbero(2007). The Day of the Barbarians: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the ...
Marquis de Sade... r of Crash). The word "sadistic" is derived from the cruel sexual practicesdescribed in his novels. Kurt Vonnegut's Cat's Cradle was the container of ...
Leonard Cohen... ayed the huge Isle of Wight Festival alongside Jimi Hendrix, Joan Baez, and
Artie Shaw... " flavoring. Noone was an important influence on later clarinetists such as, Irving Fazola and Benny Goodman
Edmund WallerBuckinghamshire later became home to some notable literary characters.was brought up in Beaconsfield and served as Member of Parliament for both ...
Stephenie Meyer... g authors, including Orson Scott Card '75, Brandon Sanderson '00 & '05, and'95. Other media personalities include award-winning ESPN sportscaster and ...
Pindar... atises all arose in this period.The two major lyrical poets were Sappho and
Zoroaster... in books to fall into my hands. They are Chaldean books [...] of Esdras, ofand of Melchior, oracles of the magi, which contain a brief and dry interp ...
Walter ScottIn the early 19th century,wrote of Wallace in , and Jane Porter penned a romantic version of the Wal ...
Pausanias... ers: Achilleion in Messenia (Stephanus Byzantinus), Achilleios in Laconia (, III.25,4) Nicolae Densuşianu (Densuşianu 1913) even though he recognized ...
Ron Paul... y combatants. Prominent Republicans such as John McCain, Mike Huckabee, andstrongly oppose the use of enhanced interrogation techniques, which they v ...
Greek theatre... as a model for Wilhelm Adolf Becker's Gallus and Charicles. The second, the, which Böttiger had been interested in since his time as a drama critic i ...
Isaac Asimovclaims that Gothic cavalry adopted technology reverse-engineered from the ...
Bertrand Russell... porates a now-familiar idea, the notion of a 'convergent infinite series.'"offered a "solution" to the paradoxes based on modern physics, but Brown c ...
Adolf Hitler... racy lapsed in the early 1930s, leading to the ascent of the Nazi Party andin 1933. The legal measures taken by the Nazi government in February and M ...
Hipparchus... , where many aristocratic names incorporated the Greek word for horse, likeand Xanthippe; the character Pheidippides in Aristophanes' Clouds has his ...
Blind Harry... d Deeds of Sir William Wallace, Knight of Elderslie, written around 1470 bythe minstrel. Harry wrote from oral tradition describing events 170 years ...
John Wycliffe... val residents included Edward the Confessor, who had a palace at Brill, andwho lived in
Matt Damon... Grit, a collaboration with the Coen brothers in which he starred alongside, Josh Brolin, Barry Pepper, and Hailee Steinfeld. Both the film, and Brid ...
François Quesnay... were partially influenced by Chinese agrarianism; leading physiocrats likewere avid Confucianists that advocated China's agrarian policies
Brandon Sanderson... has produced several best-selling authors, including Orson Scott Card '75,'00 & '05, and Stephenie Meyer '95. Other media personalities include awar ...
Giannina BraschiLatin American writerwrote the philosophical novel "United States of Banana" based on Walter Ka ...
Goethe... ble review of August Wilhelm Schlegel's Ion was withdrawn at the request of. It was mainly as a schoolmaster in Weimar that he wrote his papers on th ...
Graham Greene... than complimentary about his work, and Priestley began legal action againstfor what he took to be a defamatory portrait of him in the novel Stamboul ...
Sappho... ophical treatises all arose in this period.The two major lyrical poets wereand Pindar
Bill O'Reilly... g break in Acapulco just a week after the dissemination of the email, whiledevoted a segment of his show, The O'Reilly Factor, to urge students to st ...
Hank MoodyIn season 5 of the television series Californication, the protagonistmentions the Kinsey report as a derogatory comment directed towards the ch ...
Thomas Campbell... m Blake – Edmund Blunden – Rupert Brooke – Robert Browning – Robert Burns –– Thomas Campion – G. K. Chesterton – Hartley Coleridge – Robert Conquest ...
Bob Dylan... nuclear disarmament and antiwar protester subculture. Folk rock songs like's 1963 Masters of War and A Hard Rain's a-Gonna Fall articulated the drea ...
Martin Luther... dreas Karlstadt. However, he developed his own principles and fell out withover the eucharistic controversy (1524). He had his own views on the sacra ...
Brian Henson... he commercial failure of Labyrinth demoralized Henson to the point that sonremembered the time of its release as being "the closest I've seen him to ...
Hermes Trismegistus... , which fascinated him, as did the late Classical Hermetic writers, such as. The Kabbalah and the Hermetica were thought in Pico's time to be as anci ...
Kurt Vonnegut... ed from the cruel sexual practices Marquis de Sade described in his novels.'s Cat's Cradle was the container of the Bokononism family of nonce words
Hountondji... ican socialism" in the sense Nyerere, one of the "ideology of continuity" (left) was arrested from
Margaret Wander Bonanno... n of , J. A. Lawrence's Mudd's Angels, John M. Ford's The Final Reflection,'s Strangers from the Sky (which adopts the conceit that it is book from t ...
Pete Townshend... ets culminated in what they later described as "auto-destructive art", with(and Moon delightedly following suit) destroying their equipment in elabor ...
Attila the StockbrokerThe performers at the festival in 2009 included 3 Daft Monkeys,, the Swanvesta Social Club, and Rory McLeod
Leo McCareyAlthough Hal Roach employed writers and directors such as H. M. Walker,, James Parrott and James W. Horne on Laurel and Hardy films, Laurel would ...
Thomas Jefferson... e its rightful owners. His labor theory of value influenced the thinking of, who in turn shaped the way many nineteenth-century American homesteaders ...
Richard Wagner... d not think it belonged in a program with classical composers César Franck,, or Guillaume Lekeu on its premiere. Gershwin responded to the critics, " ...
Jane PorterIn the early 19th century, Walter Scott wrote of Wallace in , andpenned a romantic version of the Wallace legend in The Scottish Chiefs in ...
St Bernard... of the order are undoubtedly to be attributed to the enthusiastic piety of, abbot of the first of the monastic colonies, subsequently sent forth in ...
Saint Paul... d the chisel of Algardi", reporting that the Pope, aided by Saint Peter and, convinced Attila to turn away from the city. According to a version of t ...
AugustineAmbrose ranks with, Jerome, and Gregory the Great, as one of the Latin Doctors of the Church ...
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 ...
Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca... digenous languages of the area have the ñ sound. Another theory states thatand the crew of the ship Florida, wrecked off the Sonora coast, were force ...
Paul... was helped by Ambrose's sermons, owes more to him than to any writer except
Rabban Bar Sauma... Silk Road was in the hand of Genghis Khans' daughters. The Mongol diplomatvisited the courts of Europe in 1287–1288 and provided a detailed written ...
Alexei Sayle... therland and Henry hosted a late-night show - with the up and coming comicsand Helen Atkinson-Wood called O.T.T. (standing for "Over the Top") which ...
Roger of Wendover... he same time Saint Rumwold was buried in Buckingham. In the medieval periodwas, as the name suggests, from Wendover and Anne Boleyn also owned proper ...
Agatha ChristieHercule Poirot (; ) is a fictional Belgian detective, created by. Along with Miss Marple, Poirot is one of Christie's most famous and long ...
Thomas Ford... – Lawrence Durrell – Jean Elliot – George Farewell – James Elroy Flecker –– Roy Fuller – Robert Graves – Thomas Gray – Fulke Greville – Heath – Regi ...
Tom Hanks... He was then joined by the Pythons, Innes, Carol Cleveland and special guest, to perform "The Lumberjack Song"
Plato... ns of people his starting-point. Aspects of Socrates were first united from, who also combined with them many of the principles established by earlie ...
Steven Barnes... d Gen Jaramet-Sauner), and J.R. Rasmussen's "Research" in the anthology II.'s novelization of "Far Beyond the Stars" partners with Greg Cox's (Volume ...
John Cecil Masterman... he Germans had ready access to through the neutral nations. In addition, as, chairman of the Twenty Committee, commented, "If, for example, St Paul's ...
Vilhelm Moberg... ncluding Erik Norelius, whose personal journals in part formed the basis of’s novels of the Swedish emigration to the United States, The Emigrants. M ...
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 ...
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 ...
Eddie Braben... the plane. John Ammonds, the show's producer, replaced Hills and Green with, who had just parted from Ken Dodd. With Braben as chief writer, Morecamb ...
Michael JacksonIn 1984, American musician's album Thriller became the first album by a Western artist to sell over ...
John Cage... noise attacks. (The sounds he produced have been compared to those made by's prepared piano.) Typically, he played a conventional instrument, in sta ...
Marlene Dietrich... ized in three films — Judgement at Nuremberg, where the character played byis a widow whose fictional German general was tried and put to death for t ...
Aristotle... eloped the whole of this material into the unity of a comprehensive system.of Stagira, the most important disciple of Plato, shared with his teacher ...
John Davidson... ion – G. K. Chesterton – Hartley Coleridge – Robert Conquest – W. J. Cory –– Donald Davie – C. Day Lewis – Walter De la Mare – Ernest Dowson – Michae ...
Augustine... late handling of Biblical and doctrinal subjects. His spiritual successor,, whose conversion was helped by Ambrose's sermons, owes more to him than ...
Robert A. Heinlein... hieve complete intuitive understanding), from Stranger in a Strange Land by; "McJob", from by Douglas Coupland; "cyberspace", from Neuromancer by Wil ...
Johnny Cash... e film The Contender, in which he co-starred, Bridges recorded a version of's standard "Ring of Fire" with Kim Carnes that played over the pivotal op ...
Augustine's... Bishop of Milan at the time of Augustine's conversion, and is mentioned inConfessions
Jane Clayson Johnson... merica Sharlene Wells Hawkes '86 and former co-host of CBS's The Early Show'90. In entertainment and television, BYU is represented by Jon Heder '02 ...
Jerome K. Jerome... e visited there and John Wilkes was MP for Aylesbury. Later authors includewho lived at Marlow, T. S. Eliot who also lived at Marlow, Roald Dahl who ...
Emperor XuanzongThe Pala Empire is founded in Bengal. Chinesebrings the Tang Dynasty to its pinnacle. Nara period in Japan
Paul... and is not merely a witness. Thus in Acts 23:21, over forty men, enemies of, bound themselves, under a curse, neither to eat nor to drink till they h ...
K. Satchidanandan... t malayalam literary figures like Kovilan, Kunhunni Mash, Sukumar Azhikode,, Mullanezhi, Sarah Joseph (author), Attoor Ravi Varma, Lalitha Lenin, P. ...
Alfred Kinsey... sire. It was first published in Sexual Behavior in the Human Male (1948) by, Wardell Pomeroy and others, and was also prominent in the complementary ...
John Wilkes... n lived in Chalfont St Giles and his cottage can still be visited there andwas MP for Aylesbury. Later authors include Jerome K. Jerome who lived at ...
St. Augustine of Hippo... posing the hymn Te Deum, which he is said to have composed when he baptised, his celebrated convert
Thomas PynchonThe Crying of Lot 49 byhas several characters seeing a play called 'The Courier's Tragedy' by the ...
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 ...
Earl Hamner, Jr.The Waltons is an American television series created by, based on his book Spencer's Mountain, and a 1963 film of the same name. ...
Bruce SchneierHowever, at the end of the AES process,, a developer of the competing algorithm Twofish, wrote that while he thou ...
Aristotle... posed, among the earliest recorded being those of Aristotle and Archimedes.(384 BC−322 BC) remarked that as the distance decreases, the time needed t ...
Bob Dylan... les singing and playing acoustic guitar of the film's theme song written by, "Man in Me
Sukumar Azhikode... s home to prominent malayalam literary figures like Kovilan, Kunhunni Mash,, K. Satchidanandan, Mullanezhi, Sarah Joseph (author), Attoor Ravi Varma, ...
Bobby Kennedy... on with the murders of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Senator, and backed into the shadows, largely to make way for the feminist revolu ...
Sammy Cahn... United States to star in a Broadway production of the James Van Heusen andmusical comedy Walking Happy. His performance was nominated for a Tony Awa ...
A. J. Liebling... e the lack of any apparent demand for them by his readers. The press criticreminds us how many Hearst stars would not be deemed employable elsewhere. ...
Jeff Nuttall... ll articulated the dread caused by the threat of nuclear war. A key text is's book Bomb Culture (1968) which traced this pervasive theme in popular c ...
Jordanes... s appearance. There is, however, a possible second-hand source, provided by, who cites a description given by Priscus. It suggests a person of Asian ...
Dorothy L. SayersThe Bodleian is used as background scenery inGaudy Night, features in Michael White's Equinox, and is one of the librar ...
Augustine'sIn this same passage ofConfessions is a curious anecdote which bears on the history of reading
Ralph Ellison... The term was used in this manner in the title of the book Invisible Man, by, in reference to the protagonist, likely modeled after himself, being ove ...
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 ...
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 ...
Bryant Gumbel... on 60 Minutes, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, The Today Show with, The Dick Cavett Show, Over Easy with Hugh Downs, The Tomorrow Show with ...
Cole PorterThe Kinsey report was mentioned in's contemporaneous song, "Too Darn Hot", for his musical Kiss Me Kate (194 ...
Galen of Pergamon... the threads which comprise Unani healing can be traced all the way back to, who lived in the 2nd century AD, the basic knowledge of Unani medicine a ...
Pope Innocent III... is doctrines were condemned by the university, and, on a personal appeal to, the sentence was ratified, Amalric being ordered to return to Paris and ...
Lenny Henryappeared on the BBC's It Started With Swap Shop programme in 2006 in which ...
David LelandThe event was filmed and a motion picture version, directed byand photographed by Chris Menges was released on DVD on 17 November 2003. ...
Nyerere... d Nkrumah therefore rejects the idea of an "African socialism" in the sense, one of the "ideology of continuity" (Hountondji left) was arrested from
Douglas Coupland... g), from Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein; "McJob", from by; "cyberspace", from Neuromancer by William Gibson; "nymphet" from Lolita ...
Augustine... author is now usually spoken of as Ambrosiaster, or pseudo-Ambrose. Becausecites part of the commentary on Romans as by "Sanctus Hilarius" it has bee ...
Jon Heder... Clayson Johnson '90. In entertainment and television, BYU is represented by'02 (best known for his role as Napoleon Dynamite), Golden Globe-nominated ...
Sarah Joseph (author)... ke Kovilan, Kunhunni Mash, Sukumar Azhikode, K. Satchidanandan, Mullanezhi,, Attoor Ravi Varma, Lalitha Lenin, P. Bhaskaran, Joseph Mundassery
T. S. Eliot... for Aylesbury. Later authors include Jerome K. Jerome who lived at Marlow,who also lived at Marlow, Roald Dahl who lived at Great Missenden, Enid Bl ...
ArchimedesBefore 212 BC,had developed a method to derive a finite answer for the sum of infinitely ...
Augustine'sIn a passage ofConfessions in which Augustine wonders why he could not share his burden w ...
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
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 ...
Thomas Love Peacock... e Mary lived for some time in Marlow, attracted to the town by their friendwho also lived there. John Milton lived in Chalfont St Giles and his cotta ...
Martin Dillon'sMuch of what is known about the Butchers came first fromThe Shankill Butchers: A Case Study of Mass Murder (1989 and 1998). In com ...
Zack Snyder... fter a number of attempts to adapt the series into a feature film, director's Watchmen was released in 2009
Venantius FortunatusA vita of Hilary was written byc. 550 but is not considered reliable. More trustworthy are the notices in ...
Augustine... eteris et Novi Testamenti, which manuscripts have traditionally ascribed to. Most scholars consider this work to be that of Pseudo-Ambrose as well
Malcolm de Chazal... olas Pike, Charles Baudelaire, and Paul-Jean Toulet. Mauritian writers like, Marcel Cabon, Moose Allain, Félix Laventure, Loys Masson and Marie-Thérè ...
J. M. Barrie... sness; he had made a considerable reputation as a playwright (like his idol) on both sides of the Atlantic; he had produced a witty piece of detectiv ...
William Gibson... nlein; "McJob", from by Douglas Coupland; "cyberspace", from Neuromancer by; "nymphet" from Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
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 ...
Paul-Jean Toulet... rnardin de Saint Pierre, Mark Twain, Nicholas Pike, Charles Baudelaire, and. Mauritian writers like Malcolm de Chazal, Marcel Cabon, Moose Allain, Fé ...
Thomas Wolfe... econd half of the 15th century to the present (the last author discussed is)
Percy Bysshe Shelley... consfield and served as Member of Parliament for both Amersham and Wycombe.and his wife Mary lived for some time in Marlow, attracted to the town by ...
Hosea BallouAccording to, then Pierre Batiffol (1911) and George T. Knight (1914) Amalric was a be ...
Philip NormanIn the words of British dramatist and novelist, "the only point concerning Mick Jagger's influence over 'young people' t ...
Plato... uspicious day Ficino had chosen to publish his translations of the works offrom Greek into Latin under Lorenzo’s enthusiastic patronage. Giovanni app ...
StatiusLater legends (beginning with a poem byin the 1st century AD) state that Achilles was invulnerable in all of his ...
Joseph Mundassery... Books set its first shop in Thrissur by former education Minister Professor, it become the abode of writer’s like O V Vijayan, Kovilan, VKN, Uroob, E ...
Rudy Giuliani... aq has undercut the influence of this doctrine within the Republican Party., mayor of New York at the time of the September 11 terrorist attacks, and ...
MenanderThe origin of Attila's name is unclear.used the term Attila as the name of the Volga River. Pritsak considers it ...
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 ...
Marsilio Ficino... ttle for a time in Florence in November 1484 and met Lorenzo de' Medici and, on the astrologically auspicious day Ficino had chosen to publish his tr ...
Charles Baudelaire... renowned of them are Bernardin de Saint Pierre, Mark Twain, Nicholas Pike,, and Paul-Jean Toulet. Mauritian writers like Malcolm de Chazal, Marcel C ...
Plato... rojan War, the central character and the greatest warrior of Homer's Iliad.named Achilles the most handsome of the heroes assembled against Troy
Bertrand Russell... given time, just because it is not in motion in any instant of that time."offered what is known as the "at-at theory of motion". It agrees that ther ...
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. ...
John MiltonHarris Fletcher (1892–1979), academic, author, and leading authority onwas born in Superior Townshi
Augustine of Hippo... g 4th-century Latin writers earlier than Ambrose, Hilary holds first place.called him "the illustrious doctor of the churches", and his works continu ...
Katherine Jackson... , Indiana, La Toya Jackson is the fifth of nine children born to Joseph andand the middle female child between Rebbie and Janet. Growing up, La Toya ...
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 ...
Noam Chomsky... list theories of language acquisition dovetail with linguistic work done byand others. These have led to a wider variety of teaching methods ranging ...
Paulin Hountondji... ining egalitarianism. Hence, socialism. Hence, also, scientific socialism."has emphasized the breaks in the thinking of Nkrumah. During the early Nkr ...
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 Junkin... xclusive contract with the corporation shortly thereafter); Barry Cryer andwere brought in to contribute to the early Thames shows (Braben eventually ...
Kenneth GrahameHe also adapted's novel The Wind in the Willows for the stage as Toad of Toad Hall. The t ...
Roy ClarkeOpen All Hours is a BBC sitcom written bywhich ran for four series (26 episodes in all over three broadcast runs) a ...
David Lodge... ting a precedent for later generations of writers such as Malcolm Bradbury,, Tom Sharpe and Howard Jacobson. As a poet, Amis was associated with The ...
Frank Oz... Master Yoda. Henson suggested to Star Wars creator George Lucas that he useas the puppeteer and voice of Yoda. Oz voiced Yoda in The Empire Strikes B ...
Britney Spears... sman for such products as Viagra, Visa, Dunkin' Donuts and Pepsi-Cola (with), and as an occasional political commentator on the popular American inte ...
Kovilan... ent Corner"). Thrissur is home to prominent malayalam literary figures like, Kunhunni Mash, Sukumar Azhikode, K. Satchidanandan, Mullanezhi, Sarah Jo ...
Thomas Day... ds of slaves. Referring to this seeming contradiction, English abolitionistwrote in a 1776 letter, "If there be an object truly ridiculous in nature, ...
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 ...
Martin Duberman... e results were summarized by historian, playwright, and gay-rights activist, "Instead of Kinsey's 37% (men who had at least one homosexual experience ...
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 ...
Steven Seagal... available throughout the world. Aikido was exhibited in Hollywood films byin the 1990s
Khal Torabully... oetry. Other Port Louis born poets and writers, like Robert Edward Hart and, also made of this intricate and fascinating town the setting of some of ...
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, ...
Sulpicius Severus... ble. More trustworthy are the notices in Saint Jerome (De vir. illus. 100),(Chron. ii. 39-45) and in Hilary's own writings
Manetho... ons ascribed by Josephus to the Greek writer Apion, and myths accredited toare also addressed
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 ...
Dorothy TennovLimerence is a term coined c. 1977 by the psychologistto describe an involuntary state of mind which seems to result from a roma ...
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 ( ...
Kovilan... fessor Joseph Mundassery, it become the abode of writer’s like O V Vijayan,, VKN, Uroob, Edassery, M T Vasudevan Nair, K G Sankarapillai and Sarah Jo ...
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 ...
John Lennon... ay around as was often believed. The riff was provided to "Fame" co-writersand Bowie by guitarist Carlos Alomar, who had briefly been a member of Bro ...
Vladimir Nabokov... "cyberspace", from Neuromancer by William Gibson; "nymphet" from Lolita by
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 ...
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 ...
Tina Turner... ity concert, he performed at Philadelphia's JFK Stadium; he did a duet withof "It's Only Rock and Roll", and the performance was highlighted by Jagge ...
David Hume... erning Human Understanding is a book by the Scottish empiricist philosopher, published in 1748. It was a revision of an earlier effort, Hume's A Trea ...
Charlie Chaplin... were the only ones by Western actors permitted by Enver Hoxha to be shown.once referred to Wisdom as his "favourite clown"
Giambattista Vico... on the methodological approach of Hobbes include those of Locke , Spinoza ,(1984 xli), and Rousseau (1997 part 1). David Hume made what he considered ...
Jan Timman... ccount of the 1972 World Chess Championship match, co-authored by Euwe with, was written in 1972 but not published in English until 2002
Ursula K. Le Guin... Orbit 18 edited by Damon Knight. Robinson gave the novella in rough form toto read and edit while he was enrolled in her writing workshop at UCSD in ...
Artie Shaw... Ellington, Benny Goodman, Fletcher Henderson, Earl Hines, Glenn Miller and
Alexandros Papadiamantis... ikelianos, Emmanuel Rhoides, Kostis Palamas, Penelope Delta, Yannis Ritsos,, Nikos Kazantzakis, Andreas Embeirikos, Kostas Karyotakis, Gregorios Xeno ...
Martin Luther... was as a disgusted response to Tetzel's activities selling indulgences thatwrote his famous 95 Theses, which he sent to Albert on 31 October 1517 and ...
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Garry Kasparov... . Former World Champions Vasily Smyslov, Boris Spassky, Anatoly Karpov, andanalyzed the match for their own benefit and concluded that Euwe deserved ...
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Vasily Smyslov... atch, and Alekhine himself said he would win easily. Former World Champions, Boris Spassky, Anatoly Karpov, and Garry Kasparov analyzed the match for ...
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Salo Flohr... hine was unlikely—and is sometimes attributed to Alekhine's alcoholism. But, who was helping Euwe during the match, thought over-confidence was more ...
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Walter Lantz... ice of Grandmother Fa in Mulan in 1998; she also did a variety of voices in's Woody Woodpecker cartoons. For Warner Brothers Cartoons, she was Granny ...
MichelangeloThe history of the statue begins before's work on it from 1501 to 1504. Prior to Michelangelo's involvement, the ...
Euripides... of plays by three authors have survived: those of Aeschylus, Sophocles, and. The surviving plays by Aristophanes are also a treasure trove of comic p ...
Anatoly Karpov... he would win easily. Former World Champions Vasily Smyslov, Boris Spassky,, and Garry Kasparov analyzed the match for their own benefit and conclude ...
George Bernard Shaw... , Winston Churchill and a young John F. Kennedy. Upon visiting St. Donat's,was quoted as saying: "This is what God would have built if he had had the ...
Fred Brooks... Chapter 6 called "A programming language" for the book he was writing with, Automatic Data Processing, which would later be published in 1963
Edgar Allan Poe... He even writes a book about mystery fiction in which he deals sternly withand Wilkie Collins. In the absence of a more appropriate puzzle, he solves ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... rk Riders, the Nine Riders, or simply the Nine) are fictional characters in's Middle-earth legendarium. They were nine Men who succumbed to Sauron's ...
Jerry Dumas... al creator. Over the years, Mort Walker has been assisted by (among others), Bob Gustafson, Frank Johnson and Walker's sons Neal, Brian and Greg Walk ...
Aldo Leopold... ck (1902–1968), historian A. Whitney Griswold (1906–1963), environmentalist(1887–1948), Ralph Borsodi (1886–1977), and present-day authors Wendell Be ...
Ennius... " by the Romans. Suetonius later coined the term "half-Greek" of Livius and(referring to their genre, not their ethnic backgrounds). The genre was im ...
Nicolaus Ludwig Zinzendorf... cution of the Austrian emperor, and some found refuge on the lands of Count. These followers became known as Schwenkfelders. A group arrived in Phila ...
Sophocles... limited number of plays by three authors have survived: those of Aeschylus,, and Euripides. The surviving plays by Aristophanes are also a treasure t ...
Fatty Arbuckle... es to background ensemble, in support of comedians like Charlie Chaplin and. The Keystone Kops serve as supporting players for Marie Dressler, Mabel ...
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien... ristopher Tolkien was born in Leeds, England, the third and youngest son of. He was educated at the Dragon School in Oxford and then at the Oratory S ...
Zarathustra... of their problems. Nietzsche achieves all of this through the character of(referring to the traditional prophet of Zoroastrianism), who makes speech ...
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 ...
Wendell Berry... thinkers are sometimes referred to as neo-Agrarian and include the likes of, Paul B. Thompson, and Gene Logsdon. They are characterized by seeing the ...
Jackson Mac Low... when Maciunas met them through minimalist composer La Monte Young and poetin the early 1960s. John Cage's 1957 to 1959 Experimental Composition clas ...
Newt GingrichOn January 26, 2012, Dole issued a letter critical of, focusing on Dole's and Gingrich's time working together on Capitol Hill. ...
Alexander AlekhineAt Zürich 1934, Euwe finished second, behind only World Champion, and he defeated Alekhine in their game. Alekhine was in an eight-year st ...
George Washington... vernment through the war that raised an army to fight the British and namedits commander, made treaties, declared independence, and instructed the co ...
Geoffrey of Monmouth... s well as Sir Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur and other Arthurian tales ('s Historia Regum Britanniae, the Pearl Poet's Sir Gawain and the Green Kn ...
Murray Rothbard... rices and ration production and distribution in periods of acute shortages.considered the federal reserve as a public cartel of private banks
Guillaume Colletet... ts”; also translated as “the society of the five authors”). The others were, Boisrobert, Jean Rotrou, and Claude de L'Estoile
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 ...
CratylusPlato, in(407B) gave the etymology of her name as signifying "the mind of god", the ...
Winston Churchill... ran Conference, during a ceremony to receive the "Sword of Stalingrad" from, he took the sword from Stalin but then allowed the sword to fall from it ...
Edgar Allan Poe... the action of the plot of the outer story. An example is "The Mad Trist" in's The Fall of the House of Usher, where through somewhat mystical means t ...
Robert Conquest... ther displayed his devotion to the genre in editing, with the Sovietologist, the science fiction anthology series Spectrum I–V, which drew heavily up ...
Gene Logsdon... neo-Agrarian and include the likes of Wendell Berry, Paul B. Thompson, and. They are characterized by seeing the world through an agricultural lens. ...
Mel Brooks... Hank Mann as a prop man. Sennett also starred in a cameo role-as himself.)directed a Keystone Kops-type car chase in his comedy film Silent Movie
Stephen SchiffJagger toldin a 1992 Vanity Fair profile: "I wasn't trying to be rebellious in those ...
Shakespeare... d Henry's decision to fight the Agincourt campaign. The account was used byas the basis for a scene in his play Henry V
William John Gruffydd... and the Mabinogion does not contain the only version of them. Welsh scholarnoted that 15th- and 16th-century poets apparently knew an alternate tradi ...
Charles Darwin... g to similar projects. His efforts were recognized both at home and abroad.said of him: "The Emperor does so much for science, that every scientific ...
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)
Iain BanksEspedair Street is a novel by Scottish writer, published in 1987
John CageThe origins of Fluxus lie in many of the concepts explored by composerin his experimental music of the 1950s. Cage explored notions of indetermi ...
Jerry Lewis... of the new generation of comedians and celebrities, including Dick Cavett,, Peter Sellers, Marcel Marceau and Dick Van Dyke. Laurel lived until 1965 ...
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 ...
Benjamin Franklin... ican government, appointing George Washington commander-in-chief (June 14),postmaster general (July 26) and creating a Continental Navy (October 13) ...
Robert Sheckley... be a type of humorous dystopia, particularly as exemplified in the works of. Amis further displayed his devotion to the genre in editing, with the So ...
Jan Hein Donner... e Salo Landau in 1936, when Euwe, then world champion, did not compete, andin 1954. He became the world amateur chess champion in 1928, at The Hague, ...
LivyLivius’ first play, according to Cicero, was staged in 240 BC.tells us that Livius was the first to create a fabula with a plot. One sto ...
Lenny Henry... nt between 1974 and 1981, and later Sally James, it also featured the youngand occasionally Jim Davidson together with Bob Carolgees and his puppet, ...
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 ...
Cyril FaganSome modern Western astrologers, such as, have advocated abandoning the tropical system in favour of a sidereal on ...
Jean Shepherd... classic 1983 comedy movie “A Christmas Story”, co-writer and film narratordescribed the hectic holiday season as a “. . . yearly bacchanalia of peac ...
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 ...
Herodotus... t was also used by ancient Egyptians to embalm mummies. The Greek historiansaid hot bitumen was used as mortar in the walls of Babylon
Iakovos Kambanelis... : Mihalis Kakogiannis, Alekos Sakellarios, Melina Mercouri, Nikos Tsiforos,, Katina Paxinou, Nikos Koundouros, Ellie Lambeti, Irene Papas etc. More t ...
Gene Logsdon... Ralph Borsodi (1886–1977), and present-day authors Wendell Berry (b. 1934),(b. 1932), Paul Thompson, and Allan C. Carlson (b. 1949)
George Padmore... e writings of black intellectuals like Marcus Garvey, W. E. B. Du Bois, and, and his relationships with them. Nkrumah's biggest success in this area ...
RZA... ut in 1999 to mixed reviews, which were mainly attributed to the absence ofand Ghostface Killah. The Lex Diamond Story followed in 2003 on Universal ...
Gordon Brown... that he had managed to get through to Margaret Beckett whilst impersonating, with her revealing "embarrassing indiscretions"
Hipparchus... s responded to this phenomenon of precession once it had been discovered byaround 130 BC. Today, some read Ptolemy as dropping the concept of a fixed ...
Thomas Corneille... guilbert and Pierre Corneille, a distinguished lawyer. His younger brother,, also became a noted playwright. He was given a rigorous Jesuit education ...
Paruyr SevakOn 27 September 2004, Yerevan adopted a hymn, "Erebuni-Yerevan", written byand composed by Edgar Hovhanissian. It was selected in a competition for a ...
Edgar Allan Poe... n 1934, Grofé announced that he was working on an opera, to be based on thestory "The Fall of the House of Usher"
Ptolemy... n once it had been discovered by Hipparchus around 130 BC. Today, some readas dropping the concept of a fixed celestial sphere and adopting what is r ...
Tomé Pires... Álvares and Rafael Perestrello, followed by the Fernão Pires de Andrade anddiplomatic and commercial mission of 1517, under the orders of Manuel I of ...
Eddie CampbellFollowing a brief interlude by From Hell artist, the series' direction was taken over by Paul Jenkins in 1995. He had bee ...
Karl Marx... l new challenges. Various 19th century intellectuals, from Auguste Comte toto Sigmund Freud, attempted to offer scientific and/or political ideologie ...
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 ...
Lafcadio Hearn... dhist monk U Dhammaloka (?Laurence Carroll?) in Burma, Buddhist sympathiserin Japan, the Hindu nun Sister Sanghamitta (Margaret Noble) and the Theoso ...
Bertolt Brecht... at the Young Vic Theatre in London celebrating the work of German dramatist, where a series of newly-translated versions of some of his short plays w ...
Pindar... her clarion cry of war. And Ouranos trembled to hear, and Mother Gaia..." (, Seventh Olympian Ode). Plato, in the Laws, attributes the cult of Athena ...
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 ...
Harry Graf Kessler... s of woodcut illustrations for an edition of Vergil's Eclogues published byin 1926–27. He also illustrated Daphnis and Chloe by Longus (1937) and Cha ...
Johann Wolfgang von GoetheTwo Will-o-the-wisps appear in's fairy tale The Green Snake and the Beautiful Lily (1795). They are desc ...
W. E. B. Du Bois... He was inspired by the writings of black intellectuals like Marcus Garvey,, and George Padmore, and his relationships with them. Nkrumah's biggest s ...
Aeschylus... rst extensive works of literature in Attica are the plays of the dramatists, Sophocles, Euripides and Aristophanes in the 5th century BC. The militar ...
Ficino... He was interred at San Marco and Savonarola delivered the funeral oration.wrote: “Our dear Pico left us on the same day that Charles VIII was enteri ...
PausaniasThe temple to Ares in the agora of Athens thatsaw in the second century AD had only been moved and rededicated there dur ...
Michelangelo... Renaissance sculpture created between 1501 and 1504, by the Italian artist. It is a marble statue of a standing male nude. The statue represents the ...
Marianne Faithfull... ; one of their early compositions, "As Tears Go By", was a song written for, a young singer being promoted by Loog Oldham at the time. For the Rollin ...
Longus... by Harry Graf Kessler in 1926–27. He also illustrated Daphnis and Chloe by(1937) and Chansons pour elle by Paul Verlaine (1939)
Queen Elizabeth I... rsonification of Britain, in imagery that was developed during the reign of. With the death of Elizabeth in 1603 came the succession of her Scottish ...
General Wesley Clark... he mistake on his May 31, 2011 show. Both times he was interviewing retired
Carl Linnaeus... in his 1620 Prodromus. Brassica napobrassica was first validly published byin his 1753 work Species Plantarum as a variety of B. oleracea: B. olerace ...
Paul Verlaine... so illustrated Daphnis and Chloe by Longus (1937) and Chansons pour elle by(1939)
Dick Higgins... ch in New York City were attended by Mac Low, Al Hansen, George Brecht, and, many of whom were working in other media with little or no background in ...
John SteinbeckIn's novel East of Eden, the atmosphere of Jenny's whorehouse is described a ...
Simon Mario Reuel Tolkien... They have two children, Adam Reuel Tolkien and Rachel Clare Reuel Tolkien., his son by his first marriage, to Faith Faulconbridge, is a barrister an ...
Samuel Taylor Coleridge... g of Eve to partake of the fruit of the Tree of Knowledge of good and evil:'s poem The Rime of the Ancient Mariner describes the Will o' the wisp
Molière... as one of the three great seventeenth-century French dramatists, along withand Racine. He has been called “the founder of French tragedy” and produce ...
Donna TarttIn's novel The Secret History, four of the central characters hold a bacchan ...
Laurence Olivier... guests on the show, including Angela Rippon, Princess Anne, Cliff Richard,, John Mills, the Dad's Army cast, Glenda Jackson, Shirley Bassey, Tom Jon ...
Michael Drayton... place in a leek field. This story may have been made up by the English poet, but it is known that the leek has been a symbol of Wales for a long time ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... Tolkien (born 21 November 1924) is the third and youngest son of the author(1892–1973), and is best known as the editor of much of his father's posth ...
Wendell Berry... essays and is perhaps best known for his book A Sand County Almanac (1953).Wendell Berry is an author of several books, essays, and poems whose writi ...
Geoffrey Chaucer... nces abound, particularly notable literary portrayals of knighthood include's The Knight's Tale, Baldassare Castiglione's The Book of the Courtier, a ...
Iain BanksThe Wasp Factory was the first novel by Scottish writer. It was published in 1984
Nikos Tsiforos... national acclaim: Mihalis Kakogiannis, Alekos Sakellarios, Melina Mercouri,, Iakovos Kambanelis, Katina Paxinou, Nikos Koundouros, Ellie Lambeti, Ire ...
Meredith VieiraIn media, alumni include, journalist and TV personality; Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr., The New York ...
St. PaulDomínguez claimed that he was visited by Christ, along with St. Peter and, who told hi
John MiltonIn Book IX of's Paradise Lost, Satan is compared to a "will-o-the-wisp" in tempting of ...
Arthur GrimbleSirwrote about his time working in the British colonial service in Kiribati ( ...
Bertolt Brecht... ons suggested a pirate theme, and Moore agreed in part because he is "a bigfan": the Black Freighter alludes to the song "Seeräuberjenny" ("Pirate Je ...
Jeromehas some additional detail that tends to support the capture at Tarentum a ...
Charles Dickens... nce been extended to refer to any drunken revelry. In A Tale of Two Cities,uses the words: "the law was certainly not behind any other learned profes ...
J. Maarten Troost... e Islands (1957). He also undertook academic studies of Gilbertese culture.'s more recent autobiographical experiences on the Tarawa Atoll are docume ...
Peter Gallagher... ater from the United States; Rainn Wilson, American actor and comedian; and, American actor
Charles Avery... he original Kops numbered only seven: George Jeske, Bobby Dunn, Mack Riley,, Slim Summerville, Edgar Kennedy, Hank Mann
Alfred FrankensteinA pioneering study of Peto and Harnett is's After the Hunt, William Harnett and Other American Still Life Painters ...
Stephen SlesingerGotto presented Ozark Ike to promoter, who also managed Red Ryder, King of the Royal Mounted and the merchandis ...
Caesar of Heisterbach... s in Arnaud-Amaury's report to the Pope. According to the Cistercian writer, Arnaud-Amaury, when asked by a Crusader how to distinguish the Cathars f ...
Angela Rippon... enabled them to have a number of prestigious guests on the show, including, Princess Anne, Cliff Richard, Laurence Olivier, John Mills, the Dad's Ar ...
Aldo Leopold... particular religion and patriarchal tendency have subsided to some degree.Leopold was born in 1887 and educated at Yale University. He developed the ...
Stephen Jay Gould... r the modern evolutionary synthesis was established (roughly 1936 to 1947).called this approach to explaining evolution as terminal addition; as if e ...
Tony Fletcher... of the tale. Another version of the night was recounted by Moon biographerin the book Moon: The Life and Death of a Rock Legen
Charlie Chaplin... Edgar Kennedy, and Al St. John and includes a previously unknown cameo withas a Keystone Kop
Daniel Inouye... senator in history with a career spanning over 38 years. His colleague Sen.(D-HI) referred to Stevens as "The Strom Thurmond of the Arctic Circle.
Plautus... agrees with this view on the grounds that it would make Livius younger thanand Naevius, though he was supposed to have been the first to produce a pl ...
Marx... ased by selling it), then profit was impossible. David Ricardo (seconded by) responded to this paradox by arguing that Smith had confused labour with ...
Captain Ángel Rivero Méndez... r of Spain, name unknown, resulting in a Spanish victory. Around this time,was assigned the command of the Spanish forces in the fortress of San Cris ...
RZA... Rhymes, whom Raekwon cited as getting him in the "Cuban Linx mindset", and, with RZA handling most of the production. Dr. Dre, Scram Jones, and were ...
Alekos Sakellarios... gures in Greece and some gained international acclaim: Mihalis Kakogiannis,, Melina Mercouri, Nikos Tsiforos, Iakovos Kambanelis, Katina Paxinou, Nik ...
Ring Lardner... g. The characters and the baseball park settings are apparently inspired by's well-known baseball short story "Alibi Ike" (1915), filmed in 1935 as t ...
George JeskeThe original Kops numbered only seven:, Bobby Dunn, Mack Riley, Charles Avery, Slim Summerville, Edgar Kennedy, ...
JeromeAmbrose ranks with Augustine,, and Gregory the Great, as one of the Latin Doctors of the Church. Theolo ...
Allen Ginsberg... early 1960s. Besides reading the works of writers such as Jack Kerouac and, he discovered African American music - jazz, blues and R&B. Inspired by ...
Herman Melville... leases of films. An example of this is the chapter The Town Ho's Story from's famous novel Moby-Dick, which tells a fully formed story of an exciting ...
Philip Larkin... ped in a pattern which was the inverse of that followed by his close friend. Before becoming known as a poet, Larkin had published two novels; Amis, ...
Ptolemy... an anciently recognized constellation, catalogued along with many others in's Almagest, but not historically referred to as a zodiac constellation
Isaac Newton... enly that human beings themselves could be understood as complex machines ., influenced by Descartes, but also, like Bacon, a proponent of experiment ...
Jack Kerouac... in the 1950s and early 1960s. Besides reading the works of writers such asand Allen Ginsberg, he discovered African American music - jazz, blues and ...
Frederick Douglass... or women. The suffrage movement was supported by William Lloyd Garrison and
Mihalis Kakogiannis... portant historical figures in Greece and some gained international acclaim:, Alekos Sakellarios, Melina Mercouri, Nikos Tsiforos, Iakovos Kambanelis, ...
Bento de Góis... s, but others were not convinced yet. To check the situation on the ground,, a Portuguese former soldier and explorer who had joined the Jesuits as a ...
Xenophon... d to some universally read and admired history, the works of Thucydides and. Slightly less known because they are more technical and legal are the or ...
Neal Stephenson's novel Cryptonomicon includes a fictitious U-691, a Type IXD/42, launche ...
Edmund Wilson... oversial. The novel is still among the most famous of all detective novels:alludes to it in the title of his well-known attack on detective fiction, ...
BotvinnikVladimir Kramnik also says Euwe anticipated's emphasis on technical preparation, and Euwe was usually in good shape p ...
Warren Ellistook over the title in 1999, after his work on Transmetropolitan which had ...
Gerard Manley Hopkins... species for s, so bluebell woods are likely to date back to at least 1600., one of the romantic poets, was very keen on the plant as revealed by the ...
William Lloyd Garrison... vention demanded suffrage for women. The suffrage movement was supported byand Frederick Douglass
Abu Rayhan Biruni... me. Aruzi Samarqandi describes how before Avicenna left Khwarezm he had met(a famous scientist and astronomer), Abu Nasr Iraqi (a renowned mathematic ...
Thucydides... he Athenians led to some universally read and admired history, the works ofand Xenophon. Slightly less known because they are more technical and lega ...
Pope John Paul II... ins unaccepted by Roman Catholics, who accepted Pope John Paul I (1978) and(1978–2005) as the true successors of Pope Paul VI. Pope Gregory XVII is g ...
Marcel Duchamp... were invited by Cage to attend his classes unofficially at the New School.and Allan Kaprow (who is credited as the creator of the first "happenings" ...
Neal Stephenson's novel Cryptonomicon includes a fictitious U-553 which runs aground abou ...
Christopher Golden... ch as the title characters of Two Guys and a Girl and the lead character of's Body of Evidence mystery novels
René DescartesInfluenced both by Galileo's new physics and Bacon,argued soon after that mathematics and geometry provided a model of how sc ...
Benjamin FranklinThe colonies were independent of each other before 1774 as efforts led byto form a colonial union through the Albany Congress of 1765 had not made ...
Gregory Maguire... k Times publisher; Lew Rockwell, founder of Ludwig von Mises Institute; and, novelist. Such alumni have been known to write characters as students of ...
Orestis Laskos... there were several minor productions such as newscasts before this. In 1931directed Daphnis and Chloe (Δάφνις και Χλόη), contained the first nude sce ...
Georges de Scudéry... mie française sur la tragi-comédie du Cid (1638). Even the prominent writerharshly criticized the play in his Observations sur le Cid (1637). The int ...
Daniel Moynihan... that year, Kennedy created the Friends of Ireland organization with Senatorand House Speaker Tip O'Neill to support initiatives for peace and reconci ...
John RuskinAfter passing his 11-plus school examination, McTell attended theGrammar School. He hated his time there, and despite being a very bright p ...
Aristophanes... Attica are the plays of the dramatists Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides andin the 5th century BC. The military exploits of the Athenians led to some ...
James VI of Scotland... the death of Elizabeth in 1603 came the succession of her Scottish cousin,, to the English throne. He became James I of England, and so brought unde ...
Euripides... literature in Attica are the plays of the dramatists Aeschylus, Sophocles,and Aristophanes in the 5th century BC. The military exploits of the Athen ...
Odysseas Elytis... have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature: George Seferis in 1963 andin 1979
Thomas Jefferson... cases considered significant to the history of religious freedom. In 1779,wrote the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom, enacted in 1786 by the V ...
Epicurus... nd was therefore materialist, like the ancient philosophy of Democritus and. But he also added a theme that science should seek to control nature for ...
Aleister Crowley... ating the antagonistic character, Demon Constantine, with the assistance of. The landmark hundredth issue gave more detail on John Constantine's fath ...
Sophocles... ve works of literature in Attica are the plays of the dramatists Aeschylus,, Euripides and Aristophanes in the 5th century BC. The military exploits ...
Jean Chapelain... tion. The Académie's recommendations concerning the play are articulated in's Sentiments de l'Académie française sur la tragi-comédie du Cid (1638). ...
Elizabeth Jane HowardIn 1963, Hilary discovered Amis's love affair with novelist. Hilary and Amis separated in August; he went to live with Howard. He div ...
ReshevskyEuwe finished equal fourth with Alekhine andin the AVRO tournament of 1938 in The Netherlands, which featured the worl ...
Democritus... final causes, and was therefore materialist, like the ancient philosophy ofand Epicurus. But he also added a theme that science should seek to contro ...
Lew Rockwell... d TV personality; Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr., The New York Times publisher;, founder of Ludwig von Mises Institute; and Gregory Maguire, novelist. S ...
Piet HeinThe game was invented by the Danish mathematician, who introduced it in 1942 at the Niels Bohr Institute. It was independen ...
Robert Barnard... he tragedy, is a Rashomon-like performance that critic and mystery novelistcalled the best of the Christie novels
Richard Curtis... levision special The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson and inspired screenwriter, who attended the London service, to write the growing-orchestra wedding ...
Gus Kahn... uite includes lyrics to the central section of "On the Trail" by songwriter
George Washington... ss takes various steps toward organizing an American government, appointingcommander-in-chief (June 14), Benjamin Franklin postmaster general (July 2 ...
Mikhail Frunze... ittee in 1921 and remained a member until 1961. In 1925, after the death of, Voroshilov was appointed People's Commissar for Military and Navy Affair ...
Charles LaughtonThe first actor to portray Hercule Poirot was. He appeared on the West End in 1928 in the play Alibi which had been ada ...
Demetrius Vikelas... irikos, Kostas Karyotakis, Gregorios Xenopoulos, Constantine P. Cavafy, and. Two Greek authors have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature: Georg ...
Arthur Ransome... s eloquence and intelligence by telling the story to his impressed friends.uses the device to allow his young characters in the Swallows and Amazons ...
William Shakespeare... Amantis of John Gower and, by way of that, forming a portion of the plot of's Pericles, Prince of Tyre (particularly in Act III)
Elizabeth I... age productions. Dench won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress asin the film Shakespeare in Love
Sean B. Carroll... in the evolution of morphological diversity. Several biologists, includingof the University of Wisconsin–Madison suggest that "changes in the cis-re ...
Jon Hendricks... ettes, beginning with their 1933 program featuring Grofé and his orchestra.wrote lyrics for "On the Trail", and the song was recorded for Hendricks' ...
Saddam Hussein... at risk in Honour Among Thieves (1993), a novel by Jeffrey Archer in whichtries to steal the Declaration to burn it publicly on July 4
Jackie Chan... ny Trejo and Marilyn Manson. Brown also made a cameo appearance in the 2002film The Tuxedo, in which Chan was required to finish Brown's act after Br ...
Photius... th independent additions, to elucidate the portions of Scripture concerned.(cod. 206), while blaming the diffuseness of these commentaries, praises t ...
Jeffrey Archer... Declaration document is at risk in Honour Among Thieves (1993), a novel byin which Saddam Hussein tries to steal the Declaration to burn it publicly ...
Francis Bacon... de his famous proof of uniform acceleration in freefall using mathematics ., especially in his Novum Organum, argued for a new experimental based app ...
Constantine P. Cavafy... s Kazantzakis, Andreas Embeirikos, Kostas Karyotakis, Gregorios Xenopoulos,, and Demetrius Vikelas. Two Greek authors have been awarded the Nobel Pri ...
Samuel Taylor Coleridge... an legend, and old English battles all featuring, and even an appearance by, and a speculative explanation of the writing of Kubla Khan, and what the ...
Gordon B. Hinckley... ion for several years running, an honor which the late LDS Church presidenthad commented on with pride. BYU's 2010 "#1 stone cold" sober rating marke ...
John Dickson Carr... micide upon a Nile steamer, was judged by the celebrated detective novelistto be among the ten greatest mystery novels of all time
Flohr... (1926), Capablanca (1931), and Spielmann (1935); and Euwe drew a match within 1932. His playing strength gradually increased, so that by 1932 he and ...
Sarah Palin... d by some 3,000 people, including Vice-President Joe Biden, former Governor, current Governor Sean Parnell and three other former governors, 11 senat ...
Julius Pokorny... ho of the ancient fame of the magic hand of Nodens the Catcher". Similarly,derives the name from a Proto-Indo-European root *neu-d- meaning "acquire, ...
Shigeru Mizuki... wide variety of situations and locations. These phenomena are described in's 1985 book Graphic World of Japanese Phantoms (妖怪伝 in Japanese)
Aristotle... enes, Lysias, Isocrates and many others. The Attic Greek of the philosopher(384-322 BC), whose mentor was Plato, dates from the period of transition ...
John Gower... offered as a sacrifice being adapted in Book 8 of the Confessio Amantis ofand, by way of that, forming a portion of the plot of William Shakespeare' ...
Howard Jacobson... enerations of writers such as Malcolm Bradbury, David Lodge, Tom Sharpe and. As a poet, Amis was associated with The Movement
Gregorios Xenopoulos... os Papadiamantis, Nikos Kazantzakis, Andreas Embeirikos, Kostas Karyotakis,, Constantine P. Cavafy, and Demetrius Vikelas. Two Greek authors have bee ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... ame Nuada probably derives from a Celtic stem *noudont- or *noudent-, whichsuggested was related to a Germanic root meaning "acquire, have the use of ...
Marilyn Manson... ott's 2001 short film, , alongside Clive Owen, Gary Oldman, Danny Trejo and. Brown also made a cameo appearance in the 2002 Jackie Chan film The Tuxe ...
Burgess MeredithRocky's trainer Mickey () initially wants no part of it and admits to the champion that Lang was r ...
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 ...
Spielmann... n matches against the world's best: Alekhine (1926), Capablanca (1931), and(1935); and Euwe drew a match with Flohr in 1932. His playing strength gra ...
Marinus of NeapolisThis role is expressed in a number of stories about Athena.reports that when Christians removed the statue of the Goddess from the Pa ...
Tom Sharpe... ent for later generations of writers such as Malcolm Bradbury, David Lodge,and Howard Jacobson. As a poet, Amis was associated with The Movement
Mitt Romney... letter was issued immediately before the Florida primary. Dole has endorsedfor the Republican nomination
Schiller... ällino, der grosse Bandit (1793; subsequently also dramatized), modelled on's Die Räuber, and the melodramatic tragedy Julius von Sassen (1796)
Jean Rotrou... iety of the five authors”). The others were Guillaume Colletet, Boisrobert,, and Claude de L'Estoile
Dick Van Dyke... ties, including Dick Cavett, Jerry Lewis, Peter Sellers, Marcel Marceau and. Laurel lived until 1965, surviving to see the duo's work rediscovered th ...
Leon Trotsky... He was well known for aiding Joseph Stalin in the Military Council (led by), having become closely associated with Stalin during the Red Army's 1918 ...
Kostas Karyotakis... is Ritsos, Alexandros Papadiamantis, Nikos Kazantzakis, Andreas Embeirikos,, Gregorios Xenopoulos, Constantine P. Cavafy, and Demetrius Vikelas. Two ...
Claude de L'Estoile... authors”). The others were Guillaume Colletet, Boisrobert, Jean Rotrou, and
Alain Robbe-Grillet... with writers usually unconnected with the cinema, such as Marguerite Duras,and Jorge Semprún
Bob Fosse... ole as the vampish Lola, and it was on this show that she first worked withas her choreographer. In the story, Verdon's Lola is a woman who was once ...
Winston Churchill... der the direction of the Royal Aircraft Establishment (RAE). Prime Ministertasked the Royal Navy with helping locate and retrieve the wreckage so tha ...
St Jerome... from Justin's "Apology" of a "Refutation of all Heresies ". Epiphanius andmention Justin
Carmel Schrire... tes of the frequency of newborn female infanticide in the Inuit population.mentions diverse studies ranging from 15-50% to 80%
James Agee... Paramount Pictures. The quality and variety of her roles began to improve., in his review for The Dark Mirror (1946), noted the change, and stated t ...
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 ...
Steven Emerson... as threatened the United States through covert cells on US soil. Researcherin 2006 alleged that the group had "an extensive infrastructure in the US ...
Barbara Ehrenreich... on, as has the Boston Women's Health Collective. Other criticism comes fromand colleagues who see this new sexuality as one that privileges the male ...
Vernor VingeThe poem was referenced in's hard science fiction novel A Fire Upon the Deep
William Blake... interest in this technique is a result of the influence of artists such asand , and the style of political editorial cartoons
James KentThe village was named for New York jurist and legal scholar,, as was Kent County
Virgil... llowed in 1674, changed into twelve books (in the manner of the division of's Aeneid) with minor revisions throughout and a note on the versification
Dave McKean... initial creative team was writer Jamie Delano and artist John Ridgway, withsupplying distinctive painted and collage covers. Delano introduced a poli ...
Niccolò Machiavelli... Renaissance, Florence was the hometown of political writer and philosopher, whose ideas on how rulers should govern the land, detailed in The Prince ...
Hagop Baronian... nificant theatres include: Yerevan State Musical Comedy Theatre named after, Russian Drama Theatre named after Constantin Stanislavski, Yerevan State ...
Muhammad al-Idrisi... brew word, as string-like shapes made of semolina and dried before cooking., wrote in 1154 that itriyya was manufactured and exported from Norman Sic ...
Roberto BolañoIn's novel 2666, the philosophy professor Oscar Amalfitano begins his three- ...
Paul Greengrass... ed attached, collaborating with Aronofsky's producing partner, Eric Watson.replaced Aronofsky when he left to focus on . Ultimately, Paramount placed ...
Sam Houston Johnson... and Rebekah Baines, had three girls and two boys: Johnson and his brother,(1914–1978), and sisters Rebekah (1910–1978), Josefa (1912–1961), and Luci ...
Miles Malleson... Attenborough, Terry-Thomas, Dennis Price, John Le Mesurier, Irene Handl and
Dickens... here he had been publicized and acclaimed as no other visiting writer since, he returned to England where Old Wives' Tale was reappraised and hailed ...
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 ...
Hovhannes Tumanyan... , Yerevan State Hamazgain Theatre and the State Pupppet Theatre named after. The Sundukyan State Academic Theatre of Yerevan is the oldest modern the ...
Poul AndersonIt was also an influence for's hard science fiction novel "Tau Zero
Maupassant... pect, an influence which Bennett himself acknowledged was the French writerwhose "Une Vie" inspired "The Old Wives' Tale." Maupassant is also one of ...
Darren Aronofsky... was announced Paramount Pictures would produce Watchmen, and they attachedto direct Hayter's script. Producers Gordon and Levin remained attached, c ...
Werner HerzogHe next starred alongside Nicolas Cage in thefilm , and alongside Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson in Streets of Blood. Both we ...
Zack Snyder... Levin met with Warner Bros. to develop the film there again. Impressed with's work on 300, Warner Bros. approached him to direct an adaptation of Wat ...
Osama bin LadenOn 2 May 2011, Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh condemned the killing ofin Pakistan by the United States. Haniyeh praised Bin Laden, the founder o ...
Kendrick Frazier... he name The Zetetic and retitled after a few months under the editorship of, former editor of Science News. Cecil Adams of The Straight Dope calls Sk ...
Stan Laurel... rly Classical Hollywood era of American cinema. Composed of thin Englishman(1890–1965) and heavy American Oliver Hardy (1892–1957), they became well ...
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) ...
Harihara... g the life of Lord Krishna leading up to his fight with the demon Banasura., (also known as Harisvara) a Lingayati writer and the patron of King Nara ...
Robert Graves... it the patronage of Athena, for the olive tree brought wood, oil, and food.was of the opinion that "Poseidon's attempts to take possession of certain ...
Ayumi HamasakiToday, game soundtracks are sold on CD. Famous singers like Hikaru Utada,and Gackt sometimes sing songs for games as well, and this is also seen as ...
Newt Gingrich... the RNC. In July 1997, Senate Majority leader Trent Lott and House Speakerslipped a last-minute provision into a hotly contested compromise tax bill ...
Leonardo da Vinci... d as a quality inseparable from art and thus necessary for its success; for, art, neither more nor less than his other endeavors, was a manifestation ...
Alex Tse... rner Bros. approached him to direct an adaptation of Watchmen. Screenwriterdrew from his favorite elements of Hayter's script, but also returned it t ...
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 ...
Andrew GreeleyRoman Catholic priest and authorcriticized liberation theology in his 2009 fictional book Irish Tweed. In ...
Serge Gainsbourg's... in and Greek borrowings like tænia and ex æquo. It was great popularized insong "Elaeudanla Teiteia" (trans.Elayeeina Tee I Tee I A, which is the pho ...
Bernardo Bertolucci... the Holy See never did so. This is partly due to the erroneous reference in's 1987 film The Last Emperor, that the Holy See diplomatically recognised ...
Francis Ford Coppola... , Kilmer was filming in Kelseyville, California; he is the lead role in thefilm Twixt. The film is being filmed mostly on Coppola's estate in Napa Co ...
Alan Ayckbourn... music, and comic books. This led to imaginative adaptations of two plays by, and two different styles of musical in On connaît la chanson (Same Old S ...
Jack Kirby... e a superhero team in the . They were created by writer Stan Lee and artist, and first appeared in The X-Men #1 (September 1963). The basic concept o ...
Elizabeth I of England... mer Night's Dream which opened in February 2010, when she played Titania asin her later years: Queen of the Forest of Arden. On 31 July 2010, Dame Ju ...
John F. Kennedy... in a span of 12 months, coming as it did just after the deaths of Presidentand General Douglas MacArthur, former Chaplain of the Senate Frederick Bro ...
Mary Baker EddySince 2010, Kilmer has been working on a film about the life of, the founder of the Christian Science church, and Mark Twain, one of her ...
Charlie Chaplin... g's "Metropolis", which offer an example of how technophobia can occur, and's "Modern Times", in which people are reduced to nothing but cogs in the ...
Brian Azzarello... writers who have written for the series include Paul Jenkins, Warren Ellis,, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Denise Mina, and currently Peter Milligan
Penny LernouxJournalist and writerdescribed this aspect of liberation theology in her numerous and committed ...
Ovid... the myth of the Athenian maidens is told in Metamorphoses by the Roman poet(43 BC – 17 AD); in this late variant Hermes falls in love with Herse. Her ...
UCSD p-System... s, which were released by Apple at about the same time. These ran under theoperating system, which had its own disk format and emitted code for a "vi ...
Warren Ellis... o date. Other writers who have written for the series include Paul Jenkins,, Brian Azzarello, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Denise Mina, and currently ...
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 ...
Mark Twain... e life of Mary Baker Eddy, the founder of the Christian Science church, and, one of her most famous critics. Kilmer wrote the screenplay, describing ...
Galen... d sheets of dough called lagana. In the 2nd century CE, the Greek physicianmentioned itrion, made of flour and water. The Jerusalem Talmud records th ...
Ernst Lubitsch... have been based on an ancient Sanskrit play, The Little Clay Cart. The 1942comedy To Be or Not to Be confuses the audience in the opening scenes with ...
Neil Gaiman... written for the series include Paul Jenkins, Warren Ellis, Brian Azzarello,, Grant Morrison, Denise Mina, and currently Peter Milligan
Charles Gounod... a matter of debate. Other men closely linked to her included the composers(she created the title role in his opera Sapho) and Hector Berlioz (who in ...
Shelley... son's interpretation "in the [Romantic interpretive] tradition of Blake and." As the poet William Blake famously wrote, "The reason Milton wrote in f ...
HoraceIn the 1st century BCE,wrote of fried sheets of dough called lagana. In the 2nd century CE, the G ...
Billy WilderHe became a favorite actor of director, starring in his films Some Like It Hot (for which he was awarded Best Ac ...
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 ...
H. L. Mencken... Martin Gardner, a maxim regularly put into practice by the organization is's "one horse-laugh is worth a thousand syllogisms." Skeptical Inquirer ha ...
Yidya... BC, contains seven letters to the Egyptian pharaoh, from its 'King'/mayor:. Yidya was the only ruler of Ašqaluna during the 15–20-year time period. ...
Russell Kirk... cal theorist, historian, social critic, literary critic, and fiction author. Kirk resided at Piety Hill, currently the location of the Russell Kirk C ...
Peter Ustinovplayed Poirot a total of six times, starting with Death on the Nile (1978) ...
Athenaeus... xplain the figure of Ino that is aboriginally inseparable from Melikertes."(392d) summarizes a story by Eudoxus of Cnidus (c. 355 BCE ) telling how H ...
Hector Berlioz... omposers Charles Gounod (she created the title role in his opera Sapho) and(who initially had her in mind for the role of Dido in Les Troyens, but ch ...
Denise Mina... e Paul Jenkins, Warren Ellis, Brian Azzarello, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison,, and currently Peter Milligan
Diego Durán... because they were considered equals in power. 16th century Dominican Friarwrote, "These two gods were always meant to be together, since they were c ...
David Hayter... tober 2001, Gordon partnered with Lloyd Levin and Universal Studios, hiringto write and direct. Hayter and the producers left Universal due to creati ...
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 ...
Marc Chagall... ins – his last original Broadway staging. The set, designed in the style of's paintings, was by Boris Aronson. A colorful logo for the production, al ...
Simon Bisley... d on the series as well, such as John Ridgway (the original series artist),, Mark Buckingham, Richard Corben, Steve Dillon, Marcelo Frusin, Jock, Dav ...
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 ...
Marguerite Duras... in collaboration with writers usually unconnected with the cinema, such as, Alain Robbe-Grillet and Jorge Semprún
Galen... itation of the male, mapping the female body onto the male, as if, like theic view, it was incomplete. Furthermore, overemphasis of ejaculation may i ...
Leonardo Pieraccioni... is home to renowned Italian actors and actresses, such as Roberto Benigni,and Vittoria Puccini
Peter CotesTheir elder brother Sydney Boulting became an actor and stage producer as; he was the original director of The Mousetrap
Umberto EcoIn's novel Foucault's Pendulum the protagonist Casaubon claims that the idea ...
Eugene O'Neill... Tony came when Verdon memorably played a role associated with Greta Garbo,'s Anna Christie, the hard-luck girl fleeing from her past as a prostitute ...
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 ...
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 ...
Sheila JeffreysEven some radical feminist writers, such as(1985) were dismissive, claiming it as a figment of male fantasy
Anatole France... Hedvig Büll, Henry Morgenthau, Franz Werfel, Johannes Lepsius, James Bryce,, Giacomo Gorrini, Benedict XV, Fritjof Nansen, Fayez el Husseini". This p ...
Richard Wagner... vements. The introduction of valves made this process unnecessary (althoughwrote horn parts as if crooks were still in use, evoking the tradition whi ...
Kathy Troccoli... was Chris Rice, who had written "Go Light Your World", a No. 1 hit song by, in 1995. In 1999, Smith collaborated with Jim Brickman on "Love of My Li ...
Charles Lyell... as (though not his thoughts on evolution) by John Playfair in 1802 and thenin the 1830s popularised the concept of an infinitely repeating cycle, tho ...
Tom WolfeNovelistcoined the term Me decade in his article "The "Me" Decade and the Third Gr ...
Terry Gilliam... t into turnaround in 1991, and the project was moved to Warner Bros., wherewas attached to direct and Charles McKeown to rewrite it. They used the ch ...
Mel Brooks... ,” but the visuals show a Bollywood-style devi and a Taj Mahal-like castle.'s 1974 comedy Blazing Saddles leaves its Western setting when the climact ...
Madonna... ed after this city based on the results of a dart thrown randomly at a map.was born here and once referred to Bay City as "a stinky, little town in N ...
Theodor Herzl... nd Zionism by engaging in discussions with Jews and reading publications byand other prominent Zionists. At the same time, he became an Arab national ...
George Sand... ed. However, she remained on good terms with him for many years. Her friend(who later based the heroine of her 1843 novel Consuelo on her) had a role ...
Arctinus of Miletus... funeral games were held. He was represented in the lost Trojan War epic ofas living after his death in the island of Leuke at the mouth of the river ...
Graham Greene... erious, tight, economical drama films such as Seven Days to Noon (1950) and's Brighton Rock (1947), both with Roy producing and John directing. They ...
Paul Éluard... ing of the town, and presented it to the accompaniment of a text written by. A political perspective on art also underpinned his next project, co-dir ...
Charles Darwin... ks had widespread influence, not least on the up and coming young geologistwho read them with enthusiasm during his voyage on the Beagle, and has bee ...
Giacomo Gorrini... ry Morgenthau, Franz Werfel, Johannes Lepsius, James Bryce, Anatole France,, Benedict XV, Fritjof Nansen, Fayez el Husseini". This place of remembran ...
Daniel InouyeSince 1987, Hawaii's Senator, a World War II veteran, has introduced a measure to return Memorial Day ...
William B. Davis... 996, as well as co-producing a TV documentary series Critical Eye hosted by(the actor who played the Smoking Man in The X-Files). CSI members can als ...
Moses... cribe the same God. De ente et uno, has explanations of several passages in, Plato and Aristotle
Oliver Goldsmith... dstone. The last picture he exhibited at the Royal Academy was a scene from's The Deserted Village in 1857
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 ...
James JoyceIn's Ulysses, the precocious Stephen Dedalus recalls with disdain his boyhoo ...
Jeffrey Katzenberg... e him raves... I had a wonderful experience in spite of all the naysayers."(producer of Prince of Egypt) talks about the actor. "Val was one of the f ...
Guido Cavalcanti... nte with his Divine Comedy (1306–1321) and Petrarch, but also poets such asand Lapo Gianni composed their most important works. Dante's masterpiece i ...
Paul of Tarsus... temple to the Augustan Mars Ultor. The Areopagus, the "mount of Ares" wherepreached, is sited at some distance from the Acropolis; from archaic times ...
Mary ShelleyAn early example of technophobia in fiction and popular culture is's Frankenstein. It has been a staple of science fiction ever since, exemp ...
Norman Finkelstein... best we're likely to see – on the [one-sided diplomacy] Miller describes."published an article in the winter 2007 issue of Journal of Palestine Stud ...
Charles McKeown... t was moved to Warner Bros., where Terry Gilliam was attached to direct andto rewrite it. They used the character Rorschach's diary as a voice-over a ...
Fritz Hochwälder... e on the professional stage being various parts in The Strong are Lonely by. In the following year, Ayckbourn appeared in six other plays at the Conn ...
Ivan Turgenev... iage did not stop the steady stream of infatuated men. The Russian novelistin particular fell passionately in love with her after hearing her renditi ...
Lapo Gianni... omedy (1306–1321) and Petrarch, but also poets such as Guido Cavalcanti andcomposed their most important works. Dante's masterpiece is the Divine Com ...
Pietro Kuciukian... remembrance was created by Laurenti Barseghian, the Museum's director, and, the founder of the "Memory is the Future" Committee for the Righteous fo ...
H. P. LovecraftOf minor interest is a passing reference to Mirandola by, in the story The Case of Charles Dexter Ward (1927). Mirandola is given ...
James Joyce... in Irish intellectuals made their homes in continental Europe, particularly, and later Samuel Beckett (who became a courier for the French Resistance ...
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 ...
Abraham Rees... ng technology. Encyclopaedias such as Harris's Lexicon Technicum (1704) and's Cyclopaedia (1802–1819) contain much of value. Cyclopaedia contains an ...
Blake... places Empson's interpretation "in the [Romantic interpretive] tradition ofand Shelley." As the poet William Blake famously wrote, "The reason Milton ...
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 ...
Dave McKean... oyd, Leonardo Manco, and Sean Phillips. Notable cover artists have included(who designed the first run of the series' covers), Tim Bradstreet (who de ...
Charles Darwin... ular conditions and was evidence of benevolent design in nature. Studies of's notebooks have shown that Darwin arrived separately at the idea of natu ...
James RandiAccording to, controlled tests by several other researchers, eliminating several sourc ...
Edna Ferber... gain (1953), The Blue Veil (1951) (another Oscar nomination), the remake of's So Big (1953), Magnificent Obsession (1954) (Oscar nomination), Lucy Ga ...
Ronald Neame... ain (Jack Gold, 1984), The Dunera Boys (Ben Lewin, 1985) and Foreign Body (, 1986)
Virgil... real characters of his age or before. He is first guided by the Roman poet, whose non-Christian beliefs damned him to Hell. Later on he is joined by ...
Michael Johns... Pakistan. Others included two Heritage Foundation foreign policy analysts,and James A. Phillips, both of whom championed Massoud as the Afghan resis ...
August von KotzebueOnly one year after the inception of the Rhein University the dramatistwas murdered by Karl Ludwig Sand, a student at the University of Jena. The ...
Sydney GrundyThe Vicar of Bray is an 1882 comic opera byand Edward Solomon. The opera is based on the character described in the 1 ...
Mary Renault, in Funeral Games, translates the sobriquet into English: "One Eye.
Bertha von Suttner... of "A memory of Solferino". Dunant began an exchange of correspondence withand wrote numerous articles and writings. He was especially active in writ ...
Emma Goldman... ortrayed this in more positive terms. Thus we find Almeda Sperry writing toin 1918, about the "rhythmic spurt of your love juices". Anatomical knowle ...
Evelyn ScottHappy to get away from the company of, in 1923 Merton returned to Douglaston to live with the Jenkins family an ...
AristotleAs a teenager, he was greatly troubled by the Metaphysics of, which he could not understand until he read al-Farabi's commentary on th ...
Samuel Beckett... made their homes in continental Europe, particularly James Joyce, and later(who became a courier for the French Resistance). Eoin O'Duffy led a briga ...
Clausewitz... on-trinitarian theory of warfare, which he juxtaposes to the famous work by, On Wa
Armin T. Wegner... Genocide committed against the Armenians by the Turks. Among them there are, Hedvig Büll, Henry Morgenthau, Franz Werfel, Johannes Lepsius, James Bry ...
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 ...
Oliver StoneIn the 2004film Alexander, Antigonus is played by Ian Beattie
William Wordsworth... he mechanical, and a longing for a simpler, more pastoral times. Poets likeand William Blake believed that the technological changes that were taking ...
George Orwell... contemporary account of the Spanish Civil War which also takes this view is's book Homage to Catalonia
Bill Dally... he CSX700 (2008) has 192. Stream Processors is headed by computer architect. Their Storm-1 processor (2007) contains 80 SIMD cores controlled by a MI ...
Sammo HungFilms featuring cycle rickshaws and their drivers include Kickboxer and's 1989 martial arts film Pedicab Driver, which dealt with a group of pedi ...
François TruffautThefilm Day for Night is about the making of a fictitious movie called Meet P ...
William Blake... nging for a simpler, more pastoral times. Poets like William Wordsworth andbelieved that the technological changes that were taking place as a part o ...
PetrarchIn the 14th century,and Giovanni Boccaccio led the literary scene in Florence after Dante's de ...
George R. R. MartinA character in's A Song of Ice and Fire series is forced to perform a penance walk model ...
Ralph NaderHe made a donation to's 2008 presidential campaign. On January 30, 2009, Kilmer was chosen to b ...
Philip J. Klass... bers, along with others such as Carl Sagan, Isaac Asimov, B.F. Skinner, andjoined Kurtz to form CSICOP
Molly Ivins... ublished in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram newspaper in August 1997, reporterwrote that Amway had "its own caucus in Congress...Five Republican House m ...
Albert Einstein... cal new physical theories also began to emerge in this same period. In 1905, then a Bern patent clerk, argued that the speed of light was a constant ...
Franz Werfel... Turks. Among them there are Armin T. Wegner, Hedvig Büll, Henry Morgenthau,, Johannes Lepsius, James Bryce, Anatole France, Giacomo Gorrini, Benedict ...
Ben Affleck... Melrose has become a popular place to shoot films. In the fall of 2009, themovie The Town captured many key scenes in a historic bank on Main Street ...
André Breton... of 14 he discovered surrealism and through that an interest in the works of
Richard P. Gabriel... y and Peter Norvig's group at Berkeley. In the early 1990s, he was hired by's Lucid Inc. where he was eventually put to work on Lucid's Energize C++ ...
Giovanni BoccaccioIn the 14th century, Petrarch andled the literary scene in Florence after Dante's death in 1321. Petrarch w ...
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 ...
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 ...
Sam Hamm... ay based on his story, but he declined, so the studio enlisted screenwriter. Hamm took the liberty of re-writing Watchmens complicated ending into a ...
Marsilio Ficino... tual heroes, St. Augustine of Hippo, and also by ideas held by his teacher,, who may have encouraged him to write it. Pico’s antagonism to astrology ...
Martin GardnerScience writer, and others, describe the topic of remote viewing as pseudoscience. Gardn ...
Uri Geller... ying, therapeutic touch, astrology, fire walking, voodoo, magical thinking,, alternative medicine, channeling, Carlos hoax, psychic hotlines and dete ...
George Antheil... ncluded the phonographic playback of a nightingale recording. Also in 1924,created a work titled Ballet Mécanique with instrumentation that included ...
Shirley MacLaine... tized, Broadway-ized storyline. It was followed by a movie version starringas Charity, featuring Ricardo Montalban, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Chita Rivera ...
Marcel Duchamp... ility required in the production of the artistic object. In conceptual art,'s "Fountain" is among the first examples of pieces wherein the artist use ...
Stephen SondheimThe Vicar of Bray is also referenced in the song Parlour Songs in themusical, Sweeney Todd, although the song has been removed from more recent ...
Alan Dershowitz... at Camp David came from the Palestinian side, none from the Israeli side.", an Israel advocate and a law professor at Harvard University, said that ...
Kevin Spacey... so close friends with actors Tony Curtis, Ernie Kovacs, Walter Matthau, and. He made two films with Curtis, three films with Kovacs (Operation Mad Ba ...
Ernst Moritz Arndt... and the introduction of censorship laws. One victim was the author and poet, who, freshly appointed university professor in Bonn, was banned from tea ...
Alfred de MussetAt the age of 17, she met and was courted by, who had earlier been taken with her sister Maria Malibran. Some sources ...
Prosper of Aquitaine... ise that he would withdraw from Italy and negotiate peace with the Emperor.gives a short, reliable description of the historic meeting, but gives all ...
George Orwell... gh the song has been removed from more recent performances of that musical.wrote an essay called A Good Word for the Vicar of Bray
Robert A. HeinleinVarley is often compared to. In addition to a similarly descriptive writing style, similarities inclu ...
Tran Anh Hung... with romance and organized crime. Cyclo, a 1995 film by Vietnamese director, is centered on a cycle rickshaw driver. Tollywood films with cycle ricks ...
Maureen Dowd... Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has been mocked by commentator Keith Olbermann andfor incorrectly referring to the act as "Hoot Smalley," and for blaming pr ...
Jared Diamond... n of wheat began to spread beyond the Fertile Crescent after about 8000 BC.traces the spread of cultivated emmer wheat starting in the Fertile Cresce ...
Mark Z. DanielewskiThe Whalestoe Letters (2000) by cult authoris an epistolary novella which more fully develops the literary correspond ...
Leonardo Boff... nt's most famous books, A Theology of Liberation. Other noted exponents areof Brazil, Jon Sobrino of El Salvador, and Juan Luis Segundo of Uruguay
George Washington... uccess of the Canadiens was underscored during the French and Indian War by's defeat at Great Meadows and Edward Braddock's embarrassment at the Mono ...
Gotthold Ephraim LessingThe term "dramaturgy" was created by the German dramatist. From 1767-1770 he wrote and published a series of criticisms entitled th ...
Gervase of Canterbury... d Chronica, Ralph Diceto's works, William of Newburgh's Historia Rerum, and's works
Anne Louise Germaine Necker... Suzanne before the end of the year. On 22 April 1766, they had a daughter,, who became a renowned author under the name of Madame de Staël
Rudyard Kipling... an executive with the Soo Line Railroad because of his great admiration for. The ZIP code is 49780
Keith Olbermann... tates Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has been mocked by commentatorand Maureen Dowd for incorrectly referring to the act as "Hoot Smalley," a ...
Guru Arjan Dev... in the fort of Agra. As punishment Khusrau Mirza was blinded, and the Sikh
Richard DeVosHigh-ranking Amway leaders such asand Dexter Yager were owners and members of the board of Gospel Films, a p ...
Nelson Mandela... choice of a new flag was part of the negotiation process set in motion whenwas released from prison in 1990. When a nationwide public competition was ...
Michael Madsen... ane Sibbett, Amy Yasbeck, Michael Stoyanov, Tia Carrere, Beverley Mitchell,, Jon Gries, Kurt Fuller, Donald Gibb and former NWA World Heavyweight Cha ...
Pope Benedict XVI... ates, two Fields Medalists, twelve Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize winners,, Heinrich Heine, Friedrich Nietzsche and Joseph Schumpeter. In the years ...
MenanderJosephus records (Antiquities 8.5.3), followingthe historian, concerning King Hiram I of Tyre (c. 965–935  BCE )
Andy Warhol... atles, Mick Jagger, Jean Shrimpton, PJ Proby, Cecil Beaton, Rudolf Nureyev,and notorious East End gangsters the Kray twins (see photo)
John McCabeLaurel said to: "Of all the questions we're asked, the most frequent is how did we come ...
Stephen Thomas Erlewine... nd the Eurythmics, fitting in more easily with urban contemporary formats"., senior editor for Allmusic, described specifically Culture Club as a new ...
Julius Caesar's... ssed that of the Aediles under the Republic, as could have been seen duringAedileship
Ronald Firbank... iters. They collaborated on a number of unpublished novels (often imitating), and had little success. The rejection of their great hope, The Last Day ...
Bette Davis... MacMurray talks about it with Edward G. Robinson in Double Indemnity (film);screams about it in All About Eve; Audrey Hepburn and Gary Cooper flirt a ...
Bob Fosse... is also strongly identified with her second husband, director–choreographer, remembered as the dancer–collaborator–muse for whom he choreographed muc ...
Hubert Howe Bancroft... itory, and Spain was worried about Russian advances southwards from Alaska., in his multi-volume History of California, only notes that, in connectio ...
Abbie HoffmanThe Universal Life Church was referenced byin his 1970 book Steal This Book, which encouraged readers to request an o ...
Malcolm X... following the murder of Scott La Rock, with the title and cover alluding to. KRS-One became involved with the Stop the Violence Movement at this time ...
Guy HamiltonHis cinema début came in 1957 in's Manuela, and he began a career of minor roles as sinister foreign agent ...
Ptolemy... 0s AD in the land of the Celtic Cornovii, according to ancient cartographer, as a fortress during the Roman expansion northward. It was named Deva ei ...
Grace CoddingtonAmerican Vogue's creative director, then a model herself said "It was the Sixties, it was a raving time, and ...
Nostradamus... aranormal and pseudoscientific. These include biographies of Uri Geller andas well as reference material on other major paranormal figures. He is cur ...
Neil Ardley... a nearby lake. In 1978 he played guitar on album Harmony of the Spheres by
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 ...
D. James Kennedy... t in the United States. Moser states that DeVos was a supporter of the late, giving more than $5 million to Kennedy's Coral Ridge Ministries. DeVos w ...
John Mitchel... Young Irelander Rebellion of 1848 and Nationalist journalist and politician. Alongside English convicts, they were used to build the Royal Naval Dock ...
C. S. Forester... ictional Royal Navy officer who is the protagonist of a series of novels by. He was later the subject of films and television programs
Uri Geller... rks about the paranormal and pseudoscientific. These include biographies ofand Nostradamus as well as reference material on other major paranormal fi ...
Iris Murdoch... kespeare in Love in 1998; for Chocolat in 2000; for the lead role of writerin Iris in 2001 (with Kate Winslet playing her as a younger woman); for Mr ...
ShakespeareIn his play Coriolanus,references the aediles. However, they are minor characters, and their chie ...
Silas Weir Mitchell... tly known as CRPS was originally described during the American Civil War by, who is sometimes also credited with inventing the name "causalgia." Howe ...
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 ...
Pope John Paul II... documents have led some to question the Church's commitment to ecumenism .personally endorsed Dominus Iesus, and ratified and confirmed it "with sur ...
Declan McCullaghCnet Journalistcalled "series of tubes" an "entirely reasonable" metaphor for the Interne ...
Madame Necker... ne Necker, who became a renowned author under the name of Madame de Staël .encouraged her husband to try to find himself a public position. He accord ...
Tennessee WilliamsThe Two-Character Play byhas a concurrent double plot with the convention of a play within a play. ...
Nelson Mandela... e 27 April elections, the nation's first fully inclusive elections, and for's 10 May inauguration. Although the flag had mixed reception, the interim ...
Nicolae Densuşianu... essenia (Stephanus Byzantinus), Achilleios in Laconia (Pausanias, III.25,4)(Densuşianu 1913) even though he recognized Achilles in the name of Aquile ...
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
James RandiIn 2005,offered her the James Randi Educational Foundation US$1 million prize to d ...
Stella Tillyard... ox from 1744 to 1762, was the eldest of the Lennox Sisters, immortalised in's book Aristocrats, and the television series based on it
Heinrich Heine... dalists, twelve Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize winners, Pope Benedict XVI,, Friedrich Nietzsche and Joseph Schumpeter. In the years 2010 and 2011, t ...
Aristotle... ther important work to the Western theatre tradition work is the Poetics by(written around 335 BC). In this work Aristotle analyses tragedy. He consi ...
Jon Gries... Yasbeck, Michael Stoyanov, Tia Carrere, Beverley Mitchell, Michael Madsen,, Kurt Fuller, Donald Gibb and former NWA World Heavyweight Champion Terry ...
Marianne Faithfull... for record album sleeve art for performers including The Rolling Stones and. One of Bailey's most famous works depicts the Rolling Stones. It feature ...
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Benedict XVIJoseph Cardinal Ratzinger (now), who was prefect of the CDF at the time when the Instructions were issue ...
John R. Commons... hrough the UW-Extension system at this time. Later, UW economics professorsand Harold Groves helped Wisconsin create the first unemployment compensat ...
Julius Caesar... initiated the Julian calendar of that name, 46 BC was allotted 445 days by. Before then, the Romans added whole intercalary months in an unsystemati ...
Hesiod... s companions in war and also his children, borne by Aphrodite, according to. The sister and companion of the violent Ares is Eris, the goddess of dis ...
Tim Pat Coogan... cents of the people – are so reminiscent of rural Ireland that Irish authorhas described Newfoundland as "the most Irish place in the world outside o ...
Thucydides... ssion of rebellions, Athens exercised hegemony over the rest of the league.describes how Athens's control over the League grew
Herbert of Bosham... e-Maxence, Robert of Cricklade, Alan of Tewkesbury, Benet of St Albans, and. The other biographers, who remain anonymous, are generally given the pse ...
Krišjānis BaronsLatvian folk songs, named Dainas by, presumably could be the best sources due to the need to keep rhythm whil ...
John F. KennedyAfter Presidentwas assassinated in , his family and friends discussed how to construct a ...
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 ...
HerodotusThe historianrecorded (2.44)
Bertolt BrechtIn's The Caucasian Chalk Circle, a play is staged as a parable to villagers ...
Josephus... mmortal, while in the other the honours paid are such as are due to a hero.records (Antiquities 8.5.3), following Menander the historian, concerning ...
Berlioz... being readily used in an ordinary funeral service; the requiems of Gossec,, Verdi, and Dvořák are essentially dramatic concert oratorios. A counter- ...
Dave Finkel.... supervising producer (unknown episodes).... supervising producer (unknown episodes) Pamela Fryman .... executiv ...
Agatha Christie... in various Charlie Chan films. On 22 February 1945, "speaking from London,introduced the initial broadcast of the Poirot series via shortwave.
Shade, the Changing Man... ths, Infinite Crisis, Green Arrow, Green Lantern, The Sandman, Lucifer, and. He was a recurring supporting character in both Swamp Thing and The Book ...
Trey CallawayIn 2004,produced a screenplay entitled "Quantum Leap: A Bold Leap Forward" for the ...
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 ...
Jennifer Celotta.... supervising producer (unknown episodes).... supervising producer (unknown episodes) Dave Finkel .... supervisin ...
Stephen Holden... he English rock trio The Police (Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group)"., music critic for The New York Times, said in his article Rock: British C ...
Mike Farrell... year to tape a special two-part farewell episode, "Goodbye Radar." Castmatetried to persuade Burghoff to stay on the show, citing the lacklustre care ...
Isaac Asimov... iterary banqueting club the Trap Door Spiders, which served as the basis of's fictional group of mystery solvers the
Virginia Joan BennettWhile attending law school, Kennedy metwhile he was delivering a speech at Manhattanville College in October 1957 ...
Brett Baer.... supervising producer (unknown episodes) Jennifer Celotta .... super ...
Denzel Washington... united with director Tony Scott a third time for a supporting role oppositein the box-office hit Déjà Vu. The song "Val Kilmer" was named after him o ...
Boy GeorgeIn the 1980s,said about the music style of his band Culture Club, "We play rock 'n' rol ...
Harry Martinson... och rum) is a poem of science fiction written by the Swedish Nobel laureatein 1956. It was published on 13 October 1956. The title comes from ancient ...
Robert of Torigni... f the events of Becket's life in the chroniclers of the time. These include's work, Roger of Howden's Gesta Regis Henrici Secundi and Chronica, Ralph ...
Edward Grim... iography has given them names. The known biographers are John of Salisbury,, Benedict of Peterborough, William of Canterbury, William fitz Stephen, G ...
Charlie KaufmanDirectoruses this concept often in his films. It can be seen most in the 2008 film ...
Andy WarholPop artists likebecame both noteworthy and influential through work including and possibly ...
Brian Azzarello... en" banner. Among the creators involved are writers J. Michael Straczynski,, Darwyn Cooke, and Len Wein, and artists Lee Bermejo, J. G. Jones, Adam H ...
Nonnus... mes rescued him and Artemis tricked the Aloadae into slaying each other. In' Dionysiaca Ares also killed Ekhidnades, the giant son of and a great ene ...
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi... al power, namely, the Hindus, the Muslims and the Sikhs. During this periodstated that a resolution was adopted by the Congress to satisfy the Sikh c ...
St Augustine of Hippo... he first Archbishop of Canterbury was St Augustine (not to be confused with), who arrived in Kent in 597 AD, having been sent by Pope Gregory I on a ...
Anthony RomeroThe ACLU is led by an executive officer and a president (and Susan Herman, respectively, in 2011). The executive officer acts as ch ...
Long John Nebel... New York radio station WOR in the mid 1960s. This radio show, which filled's old slot with similar content after Nebel went to WNBC in 1962, had fre ...
George Mitchell... joined fellow former Senate Majority Leaders Howard Baker, Tom Daschle, andto found the Bipartisan Policy Center, a non-profit think tank that works ...
Lester Lewis.... executive producer (unknown episodes).... co-executive producer (unknown episodes) Carla Myres .... associate ...
Joseph HaydnShe also arranged instrumental works by, Franz Schubert and Johannes Brahms as songs. She was on very friendly te ...
John F. Kennedy... unsuccessfully for the Democratic nomination in 1960, Johnson was asked byto be his running mate for the 1960 presidential election
Kit Pedler... ctor as giving them the appearance of 'dead men walking'. Series consultantalso used this fear as a basis for the inspiration of classic Doctor Who m ...
Sun Yat-sen... 13. Luo himself was a member of the Tongmenghui, an organization founded byand was the precursor to the Kuomintang
Howie Carr... ugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan,, and Michael Savage, as well as many local commentators, support Republic ...
Uri Geller... the focus of the organization's attention. TV celebrity and claimed psychic, for example, was until recently in open dispute with the organization, f ...
Sholem Aleichem... based on Tevye and his Daughters (or Tevye the Milkman and Other Tales) by. The story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attemp ...
Queen Latifah... ative Tongues groups—The Jungle Brothers, De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest,and Monie Love—along with fellow travellers like Leaders of the New School ...
Mel Gibson... ch, New Hampshire. In the late summer and fall of 2008, various scenes from's film Edge of Darkness were shot on Church Street
John of Salisbury... traditional historiography has given them names. The known biographers are, Edward Grim, Benedict of Peterborough, William of Canterbury, William fi ...
Leo Bruce... ater sketch sees him meeting a ship captain who is also played by Mitchell.parodied Hercule Poirot with the character Amer Picon in his book Case For ...
Jean Cocteau... uced at the Chatelet Theatre, Paris, on May 18, 1917, that was conceived by, with design by Pablo Picasso, choreography by Leonid Massine, and music ...
Okwui Enwezor... 2002, Pettibon participated in Documenta XI in Kassel, Germany, curated by. He also had a solo exhibition, Raymond Pettibon Plots Laid Thick, organi ...
Cole Porter... came when choreographer Michael Kidd cast her as the second female lead in's musical Can-Can (1953), starring French prima donna Lilo. Out-of-town r ...
Aldo Leopold... reputation as "America's Dairyland." Meanwhile, conservationists includinghelped reestablish the state's forests during the early 20th century, pavi ...
BedeHistorians sincehave traditionally represented the years preceding AD 1 as "1 BC", "2 BC", ...
Mary WilsonIn 1983, Ross reunited with former Supremesand Cindy Birdsong for the television special . The three performed their ...
Thomas Jefferson... members of the Danbury Baptist Association wrote a letter to then presidentexpressing their concern that as Baptists they may not be able to express ...
Sun Tzu... on the list of required reading for United States Army officers, and (withand Clausewitz) the third non-American entry on the list. Van Creveld's Su ...
Sholem Aleichem... based on Tevye and his Daughters (or Tevye the Milkman) and other tales bythat he wrote in Yiddish and published in 1894. The musical's title stems ...
Richard Barre... ices. Although the group, which included Simon of Pattishall, Ralph Foliot,, William de Warenne, Richard Herriard, and Osbert Fitz Hervey, had mostly ...
Pat Buchanan... and by the Perot wing of the Reform Party, which disputed the nomination of. Hagelin's running mate in the 2000 election was Nat Goldhaber
Madonna... istory of the United Kingdom charts, based upon a tally of her career hits.would eventually succeed Ross as the most successful female artist in the ...
Jawaharlal Nehru... hat a resolution was adopted by the Congress to satisfy the Sikh community.reiterated Gandhi's assurance to the Sikhs at the All India Congress Commi ...
Jordanes... known as the Sword of Attila, because of the Miholjanec legend and becauseembellished the report of Priscus with a fairytale by describing that Atti ...
Brendan Sullivan... n October 2, 2008, denied the mistrial petition of Stevens's chief counsel,, due to allegations of withholding evidence by prosecutors. Thus, the lat ...
LivyHannibal was a faithful worshiper of Melqart: the Roman historianrecords the legend that just before setting off on his march to Italy he m ...
Julius CaesarIn 44 BCadded two plebeian aediles, called Cereales, whose special duty was the ca ...
Darwyn Cooke... the creators involved are writers J. Michael Straczynski, Brian Azzarello,, and Len Wein, and artists Lee Bermejo, J. G. Jones, Adam Hughes, Andy Ku ...
Leonardo da Vinci... entre for centuries, notably during the Renaissance with scientists such as
LivyAccording to(vi. 42), after the passing of the Licinian rogations in 367 BC, an extra ...
Noël Coward... , making Alan Ayckbourn rich and earning him a congratulatory telegram from. This was not quite the end of Ayckbourn's hit-and-miss record, because h ...
Karen Berger... selected to start the character's first run in his own comic by then editorin 1988. Delano's run was characterised by his political satire, taking on ...
Glenn Beck... adio hosts, including national figures such as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity,, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and Michael Sav ...
Saddam Hussein... the United States began to campaign for the overthrow of Iraq's President,. The United States, under the administration of George W. Bush, argued th ...
Erik Lindegren... arl-Birger Blomdahl also called Aniara premiered in 1959 with a libretto bybased on Martinson's poem; it was also staged in Hamburg, Brussels and Dar ...
Neil PeartAll songs written by Alex Lifeson, Geddy Lee and, except where noted
Kenneth HalliwellOrton metat RADA in 1951 and moved into a West Hampstead flat with him and two othe ...
Blake EdwardsHe also had a longtime working relationship with director, starring in My Sister Eileen (1955), Days of Wine and Roses (1962), The ...
David Hume... ho traced the idea back through the Principle of Laplace to the philosopher.) CSI members argue that none of the paranormal claims have met the stric ...
Neil Peart... mitted in the 2010 documentary film that he thought bandmates Alex Lifeson,and he were "pretty high" during the making of Caress of Steel
Shinichi Hoshi... (named after Tezuka's longtime friend, the Japanese science fiction writer) becomes their ally throughout the series. He is the only person who know ...
Cecil Adams... hs under the editorship of Kendrick Frazier, former editor of Science News.of The Straight Dope calls Skeptical Inquirer "one of the nation's leading ...
Gackt... tracks are sold on CD. Famous singers like Hikaru Utada, Ayumi Hamasaki andsometimes sing songs for games as well, and this is also seen as a way for ...
John Ruskin... primarily concerned with ideas of truth and beauty. The aesthetic theorist, who championed what he saw as the naturalism of J. M. W. Turner, saw art ...
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 ...
Bill Scott... ted television series, where she worked with her Rocky & Bullwinkle co-starfor the final time until his death in 1985
Rush Limbaugh... ome well-known conservative radio hosts, including national figures such as, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, H ...
Herman J. Mankiewicz... ne, which was loosely based on parts of Hearst's life (Welles and co-writeradded bits and pieces from the lives of other rich men of the time, among ...
Sean Hannity... conservative radio hosts, including national figures such as Rush Limbaugh,, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and ...
Hugh LaurieIn the movie Spice World, Hercule Poirot () is about to blame a weapons-packing Emma Bunton, but after she flashes h ...
Jerry BockFiddler on the Roof is a musical with music by, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by Joseph Stein, set in Tsarist Russ ...
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 ...
Agrippa von Nettesheim... ure of man" (OED). Authors whose usage predates Steiner's include occultist, alchemist Thomas Vaughn (Anthroposophia Theomagica), and philosophers Im ...
Andy Warhol... hosted world class and award nominated exhibitions, including the works of, Grant Wood, and the Iowa Biennial, among others
Scott Ritter... affaji, and Iraqi-American businessman to produce a film by ex-UN inspectordiscrediting the weapons searches
Theodore Sturgeon, reviewing a 1964 American edition for a genre audience, declared that "M ...
Bette DavisMost accepted this situation, while a few tried to change the system.had mounted an unsuccessful lawsuit against Warner Bros. in the 1930s. De ...
Varina Davis... bout the war, beginning with biographies of major southern figures, such as' of her husband Jefferson Davis. Later, women began adding more of their ...
Marshall BermanAccording to one of's books (Berman 1982, 16–17), modernity is periodized into three conventi ...
Michael Reagan... ch as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz, Laura Ingraham,, Howie Carr, and Michael Savage, as well as many local commentators, supp ...
Griselda Pollock... ged, such as Michael Fried, T. J. Clark, Rosalind Krauss, Linda Nochlin andamong others. Though only originally intended as a way of understanding a ...
Duke Ellington... azz musicians themselves are often reluctant to define the music they play.summed it up by saying, "It's all music." Some critics have even stated th ...
George SandShe spent many happy hours at's home at Nohant, with Sand and her lover Frédéric Chopin. The warmth of ...
Livy... ulation of the public markets, or what we might call "economic regulation".suggests, perhaps incorrectly, that both Curule as well as Plebeian Aedile ...
Ruhollah Khomeini... archy to a theocratic Islamist government under the leadership of Ayatollah; The popularity of the disco music genre peaked during the middle to late ...
Marcel DuchampAn early Dada-related work from 1916 byalso worked with noise, but in an almost silent way. His ready-made With H ...
J. Michael Straczynski... under the "Before Watchmen" banner. Among the creators involved are writers, Brian Azzarello, Darwyn Cooke, and Len Wein, and artists Lee Bermejo, J. ...
HesiodIn the Iliad (4.514), the Homeric Hymns, and in's Theogony, Athena is given the curious epithet Tritogeneia. The meaning ...
John McCabe... 3). It was founded in New York City in 1965 by Laurel and Hardy biographers, Orson Bean, Al Kilgore, and John Municino, with the sanction of Stan Lau ...
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 ...
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 ...
Maria ShriverSchwarzenegger was married to. The couple separated in 2011 after 25 years of marriage
Neal Boortz... including national figures such as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck,, Laura Ingraham, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and Michael Savage, as well ...
Joseph Stein... a musical with music by Jerry Bock, lyrics by Sheldon Harnick, and book by, set in Tsarist Russia in 1905. It is based on Tevye and his Daughters (o ...
Plutarch... asury from Delos to Athens, allegedly to keep it safe from Persia. However,indicates that many of Pericles' rivals viewed the transfer to Athens as u ...
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 ...
W. Clement Stone... he 1960s) merged with the Combined Insurance Company of America (founded byin 1919). In 1987, that company was renamed to Aon, a Gaelic word meaning ...
Jim Lee... it back under those kinds of terms." DC Comics co-publishers Dan DiDio andresponded, "DC Comics would only revisit these iconic characters if the cr ...
Hugh MacDiarmid... been translated in English as Aniara, A Review of Man in Time and Space byand E. Harley Schubert in 1956. A new English translation was published in ...
Uri Geller... which occurred at a meeting where Randi was duplicating the performances of: A professor from the University at Buffalo shouted out that Randi was a ...
Barack Obama... ipartisan calls for his resignation. Both parties' presidential candidates,and John McCain, were quick to call for Stevens to stand down. Obama said ...
David Mercer... 1977), Resnais made his first film in English, with a screenplay written by, and a distinguished cast that included John Gielgud and Dirk Bogarde. Th ...
Karen Berger... l in with a travelling community of environmental activists. Indeed, editornoted on Delano's departure the irony that his final issue was handed in t ...
William Harrison Ainsworth... ic interest was partly fuelled by contemporary writers, of whom the work ofwas particularly influential. In he created a vivid image of underground t ...
Laura Ingraham... ional figures such as Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Glenn Beck, Neal Boortz,, Michael Reagan, Howie Carr, and Michael Savage, as well as many local co ...
Noam Chomsky... severe criticism of B.F. Skinner's work in 1971 by the cognitive scientist
Rush Limbaugh... pposed the Patriot Act. The ACLU has supported conservative figures such as, George Wallace, Henry Ford, and Oliver North; and it has supported liber ...
Charles Higham... ent a name, taking first Joan Burfield, and later Joan Fontaine. Biographerrecords that the sisters have always had an uneasy relationship, starting ...
Ovid... dons) over whom Aeacus ruled, or that he made men grow up out of the earth., on the other hand, supposes that the island was not uninhabited at the t ...
Aristotle... aro in 1485. It was always Pico’s aim to reconcile the schools of Plato and, since he believed they both used different words to express the same con ...
Woody Allen... 1988), Dream On (1993) and (1993). Verdon appeared as Alice's mother in themovie Alice (1990) and as Ruth in Marvin's Room (1996), co-starring Meryl ...
George Orwell... y those in enemy and occupied territories who often had to listen secretly.broadcast many news bulletins on the Eastern Service during World War II
Stephen Sondheim... where, in September 1995, she played Desiree Armfeldt in a major revival of's A Little Night Music, for which she won an Olivier Award
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 ...
Gregory BenfordA variation, developed by brothers James Benford and, is to use thermal desorption of propellant trapped in the material of a ...
Doreen ValienteAlthough his own book had been put together with the help ofand included material from a variety of modern sources, (notably from Arad ...
William Lindsay Gresham... ound in Home's belongings after his death. According to Randi 'around 1960'told Randi he had seen these mouth organs in the Home collection at the So ...
Phil McGrawIn March 2004, TV personality(aka Dr. Phil) pulled his “Shape Up” line of supplements off the market in ...
Michael Jackson... in Starr, Temptations David Ruffin, and Dennis Edwards. A then-prepubescenttook Brown's shouts and dancing into the pop mainstream as the lead singer ...
Arrian... the Prince de Ligne — were unanimous in thinking Aelian greatly inferior to, but Aelian exercised a great influence both on his immediate successors, ...
Aleister Crowley... ces, (notably from Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches and the writings of) it also included sections written in an antique (or mock-antique) style, ...
Robert L. Forward... m. This concept, called a laser-pushed lightsail, was analyzed by physicistin 1989 as a method of Interstellar travel that would avoid extremely high ...
AeschylusThe Greek tragedianwrote a trilogy of plays about Achilles, given the title Achilleis by mode ...
Ada Louise Huxtable... crowds visited the new museum, and critics generally voiced their approval.wrote in The New York Times that Pei's building was "a palatial statement ...
Benjamin HoffThe Te of Piglet was written byfollowing the publication of The Tao of Pooh. Both books feature the origi ...
Oliver StoneAdditionally, Lemmon and Matthau had small parts in's 1991 film, JFK (the only film in which both appeared without sharing sc ...
Johnny Miller... er Jim McMahon. In golf, BYU alumni include two major championship winners:('69) at the 1973 U.S. Open and 1976 British Open and Mike Weir ('92) at t ...
TatianThe earliest mention of Justin is found in the Oratio ad Graecos by, who calls him "the most admirable Justin," quotes a saying of his, and s ...
John McCain... won nine of these eleven states (for 222 electoral votes), with Republicantaking a combined 49 electoral votes from Texas and Georgia
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 ...
Agatha Christie... ience of the king." Hamlet calls this new play The Mouse-trap (a title thatlater took for the long-running play The Mousetrap). In the Hamlet-based f ...
Julia Keller. 2008. Mr Gatling's Terrible Marvel: The Gun That Changed Everything and ...
Neil Gaiman... re's Swamp Thing, The Floronic Man is detained there, and in The Sandman by, Doctor Destiny escapes the asylum to wreak havoc on both the real and dr ...
George McGovern... e Select Committee on Nutrition and Human Needs Dole joined liberal Senatorto lower eligibility requirements for federal food stamps, a liberal goal ...
Rousseau... mother, twenty years younger, was a strong-willed woman who was inspired byand took responsibility herself for Vigny's early education
Plutarch... ed near Athens, once Aegina was under Athenian's power. The Greek historian(46 AD–120 AD) also refers to an instance during the Parthenon's construct ...
Mike HardingPaying tribute to Martyn, BBC Radio 2's folk presentersaid
Robert Caro... the people whose names appeared on the ballots being dead on election day.argued in his 1989 book that Johnson had stolen the election in Jim Wells ...
Plato... molao Barbaro in 1485. It was always Pico’s aim to reconcile the schools ofand Aristotle, since he believed they both used different words to express ...
Sir Thomas Malory's... Regum Britanniae ("History of the Kings of Britain"), written in the 1130s.Le Morte d'Arthur ("The Death of Arthur"), written in 1485, was important ...
Xie Lingyun... World (Shishuo xinyu). The "Three Giants of Yuanjia," Bao Zhao 鮑照 (d.466),謝霊運 (385–433), and Yan Yanzhi 顏延之 (384–456) are perhaps the most famous po ...
Mary Pickford... work for Lubin Studios, advising her fellow young Canadian, the 18-year-old, to take her place as IMP's star
Trina Robbins... zi, Linda Medley, Lorenzo Mattotti, Zander Cannon, Dave McKean, Jeff Smith,& Steve Leialoha, Gary Gianni, Janine Johnston, Stan Sakai, Michael Kaluta ...
HerodotusBy the time of(c. 475 BCE), the Royal Road of the Persian Empire ran some 2,857 km from ...
Barry Goldwater... ublican county. It was one of only three counties in the state to be won byin 1964. Along with Lincoln County it is the only county in Washington tha ...
Tina TurnerIn 1996, White recorded the duet "In Your Wildest Dreams" with. 1996 also saw the release of Space Jam and its soundtrack, on which Whit ...
François Truffaut... or the set design in his own productions. In his book-length interview with, Hitchcock/Truffaut (Simon and Schuster, 1967), Hitchcock also said he wa ...
Aleister Crowley... and Valiente, but containing sections adopted from various sources, such as, Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches, and even Rudyard Kipling, went on ...
Rudolf SteinerAnthroposophy, a philosophy founded by, postulates the existence of an objective, intellectually comprehensible ...
Larry Semon... assisted star comics Billy West, a Charlie Chaplin imitator, Jimmy Aubrey,and Charley Chase. In total, Hardy starred or co-starred in more than 250 ...
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 ...
Aristotle... e best of the medieval and Islamic commentators (see Averroes, Avicenna) onin a famous long letter to Ermolao Barbaro in 1485. It was always Pico’s a ...
James Boswell... f letters, who likely had Tourette syndrome as evidenced by the writings of. Johnson wrote in 1747, and was a prolific writer, poet, and critic
Methodius of Olympus... beheaded with six other Christians in Rome for his beliefs. Hippolytus andalso mention or quote him. Eusebius of Caesarea deals with him at some len ...
Bo Yang... nder of the Han Dynasty. Her personal name is unknown, but Taiwanese writer's book Zhongguo Diwang Huanghou Qinwang Gongzhu Shixi Lu (中國帝王皇后親王公主世系錄) ...
Rudyard Kipling... the book was based upon the poem "A Tree Song" from Puck of Pook's Hill by, which she had enjoyed as a child. The chant in question stated that
Jawaharlal Nehru... a the Hun's military prowess, according to the Glimpses of World History by
Barry Goldwater... g defeated Democrats that year was McFarland, who lost to then-little-known, Johnson's future presidential opponent
JFK... adversary Papa Midnite, a Vodun shaman. He is accompanied by the spirit of, who has to hold his brain in place from his infamous wound. He eventuall ...
Elizabeth I of England... esuits, explored the Chesapeake Bay during the 16th century. In 1583, Queengranted Walter Raleigh a charter to plant a colony north of Spanish Florid ...
Luke Ford... t women a year—1.8 women a day—for the next 21 years. Pornography historiancalculated the number of Holmes' sexual partners over the course of his li ...
Amatus of Monte Cassino... this date exists in the Chronica monasterii Cassinensis by Leo of Ostia andgives us our best source on the early Normans in the south
Moses... rgin birth, the miracles of Jesus Christ, and the parting of the Red Sea by, are not believable. For example, Randi refers to the Virgin Mary as bein ...
Benjamin DisraeliIn a letter to Queen Victoria, Prime Ministerproposed "to clear Central Asia of Muscovites and drive them into the Casp ...
Harvey Kurtzman... ly after its transformation from comic book format to magazine. When editorleft in a dispute, Jaffee went with Kurtzman. Jaffee contributed to Kurtzm ...
Chris Rock... the release of Space Jam and its soundtrack, on which White had a duet with, called "Basketball Jones," a remake of Cheech & Chong's "Basketball Jone ...
Fritz Lang... uffaut (Simon and Schuster, 1967), Hitchcock also said he was influenced by's film Destiny (1921)
Dan SlottLiving Hell was written by, penciled by Ryan Sook with inks by Sook, Wade Von Grawbadger and Jim Roy ...
Said Aburish... and other Palestinian militias, within the occupied West Bank. According to, the government of Jordan and a number of Fatah commandos informed Arafat ...
Rudyard Kipling... s, such as Aleister Crowley, Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches, and even, went on to become the traditional text for Gardnerian Wicca
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 ...
Rowan WilliamsThe current archbishop is the Most Reverend. He is the 104th in a line which goes back more than 1400 years to St Aug ...
Aristotle... egan by asking Avicenna eighteen questions, ten of which were criticisms of's On the Heavens
Katherine Jackson... der Gordon's management, Jackson's public image became increasingly sexier.recalled her shock seeing La Toya dance in a suggestive manner in 1988 for ...
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
James McGee... out the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. He also plays a significant role in's thriller Crow's War. Another is Fire by Sebastian Junger. Junger was on ...
Boy George... o were part of the 1980s New Romantic movement. The original band comprised(lead vocals), Mikey Craig (bass guitar), Roy Hay (guitar and keyboards) a ...
Lilli Palmer... ces and boasted an all-star cast, including Christopher Plummer as Oedipus,as Jocasta, Orson Welles as Tiresias, Richard Johnson as Creon, Roger Live ...
Pliny the Elder... via comes from the Latin for "sea mew", as used by ancient Roman naturalist
Kenneth Branagh... staging of Much Ado About Nothing, set in the Napoleonic era, which starredand Samantha Bond as Benedick and Beatrice
Marcel Duchamp... ers and values of art; it is term associated with Dadaism and attributed tojust before World War I, when he was making art from found objects. One of ...
Roald Dahl... with whom tourist attractions have been established: for example the authorwho included many local features and characters in his works
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Averroes... at he believed to be the best of the medieval and Islamic commentators (see, Avicenna) on Aristotle in a famous long letter to Ermolao Barbaro in 148 ...
Tacitus... hem, had their heads shaved at Paul's expense. Among the ancient Chatti, asrelates (Germania, 31), young men allowed their hair and beards to grow, a ...
John Huston... ly acclaimed neo-noir boxing film Fat City, directed by legendary director,. He was nominated again for Best Supporting Actor for his performance opp ...
Thomas Aquinas... and Albertus Magnus, while his metaphysics had an impact on the thought of
Thomas KydThis dramatic device was probably first used byin The Spanish Tragedy around 1587, where the play is presented before an ...
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 ...
W. C. Handy... e Debussy and Igor Stravinsky. Blues music was published and popularized by, whose "Memphis Blues" of 1912 and "St. Louis Blues" of 1914 both became ...
F. Scott Fitzgerald... ated from the former dumping ground characterized as "a valley of ashes" in's The Great Gatsby. The site, known at the time as the Corona Ash Dumps, ...
Philip K. Dick... the University of California, San Diego. His doctoral thesis, The Novels of, was published in 1984
William Shakespeare... n of Hamlet (the so-called Ur-Hamlet), with a play-within-a-play interlude.used this device in many of his plays, including A Midsummer Night's Dream ...
Stan Sakai... , Jeff Smith, Trina Robbins & Steve Leialoha, Gary Gianni, Janine Johnston,, Michael Kaluta, Moebius, Rebecca Guay, Geoff Darrow, Brian Froud and Cha ...
Jomo Kenyatta... te by the Kenya African National Union (KANU), a Kikuyu-Luo alliance led byduring 1963 to 1978
Bertrand R. Brinley... geographical inspiration for the Mad Scientists' Club series of stories by. Portions of John Cena's music video, "Right Now", were shot in West Newb ...
Pat Robertson... . Bush in the Iowa caucus—Bush finished third, behind television evangelist. However, Bush recovered in time to defeat Dole in the New Hampshire prim ...
Tertullian... ple. Irenaeus quotes Justin twice, and shows his influence in other places., in his Adversus Valentinianos, calls Justin a philosopher and martyr, an ...
Dave McKean... n Serious Earth is a graphic novel written by Grant Morrison and painted by. It was published by DC Comics in 1989. It made reference to the treatmen ...
William BlakeSome of the most notable illustrators of Paradise Lost included, Gustave Doré and Henry Fuseli (1799); however, the epic's illustrators a ...
Julian Sanchez... his own works on Usenet and elsewhere. After investigative work by blogger, Lott admitted to use of the Rosh persona. Sanchez also pointed out that ...
Bashōvisited and wrote about Iwate in the journey described in Oku no Hosomichi ...
Francis La Flesche... ced back to the late 19th century, when researchers like Alice Fletcher andstudied the music of the Omaha peoples, working for the Bureau of American ...
William Empson... uperior' and that Charles Stuart was not." Others, like the literary criticargued that "Milton deserves credit for making God wicked, since the God 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 ...
Neil GaimanBlack Orchid, written byand illustrated by Dave McKean, also featured Arkham Asylum. The award-win ...
Charley Rogers... them together officially as a team and paid their wages for over 20 years.worked closely with the three men for many years and said "It could not ha ...
Aristotle... n, and through Galen the doctrine of Hippocrates, modified by the system of. But the Canon of Ibn Sīnā is distinguished from the Al-Hawi (Continence) ...
Harvey Kurtzman... ew York City in the late 1930s, along with future Mad personnel Will Elder,, John Severin and Al Feldstein
Neil GaimanThe Corinthian is a fictional character in's comic book series The Sandman. He can first be seen in The Sandman #10 ...
John F. Kennedy... he swore his son into office. Since then, photos have shown that Presidentsand Bill Clinton have also used The World Almanac as a resource
James WhaleRich, shadowy photography echoed's expressionistic Frankenstein films, emphasizing the family's ghoulishne ...
Dave McKeanBlack Orchid, written by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by, also featured Arkham Asylum. The award-winning graphic novel introduced ...
William Blake... in the [Romantic interpretive] tradition of Blake and Shelley." As the poetfamously wrote, "The reason Milton wrote in fetters when he wrote of Angel ...
U. R. Ananthamurthy... arnataka announced that it had accepted a proposal by Jnanpith Award winnerto rename Bangalore to Bengaluru. On 27 September 2006, the Bruhat Bengalu ...
SuetoniusThe Roman historiansand Cassius Dio record that in 23 BC, Augustus prepared a rationarium (acc ...
Nathan Bailey... is from the Greek, virtually , from "human", and "wisdom". It is listed by(1742) as meaning "the knowledge of the nature of man" (OED). Authors whos ...
Heliodorus of EmesaThe Hellenistic novelistin his Aethiopica refers to the dancing of Tyrian sailors in honor of the ...
Bob Fosse... husbands, tabloid reporter James Henaghan (married 1942, divorced 1947) and(married 1960, his death 1987). She and Henaghan had one son, Jim Henaghan ...
François Truffaut... e MacGuffin is a stolen set of design plans. Hitchcock told French director
Pat Buchanan... s and more moderate Senator Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania. However populistupset Dole in the early New Hampshire primary, with Dole finishing second ...
Democritus... causing stupidity, but the city counted among its citizens the philosophers, Protagoras and Anaxarchus, and historian and philosopher Hecataeus of Ab ...
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 ...
Charley Chase... omics Billy West, a Charlie Chaplin imitator, Jimmy Aubrey, Larry Semon and. In total, Hardy starred or co-starred in more than 250 silent shorts, ab ...
Uri Geller... e international spotlight in 1972 when he publicly challenged the claims of. Randi accused Geller of being nothing more than a charlatan and a fraud ...
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" ...
Herodotus... ncluding the poet Anacreon) migrated to Abdera to escape the Persian yoke (i.168). The chief coin type, a griffon, is identical with that of Teos; th ...
Anton ChekhovIn's The Seagull there are specific allusions to Hamlet: in the first act a ...
Luther... ts in their controversy with the orthodox, and defending mixed marriages ofans and Calvinists; he also published a volume on natural law which emphas ...
Aristotle... Plato, as did his teacher, Marsilio Ficino, but retained a deep respect for. Although he was a product of the studia humanitatis, Pico was constituti ...
Larry SabatoIn his book A More Perfect Constitution, Professorelaborated on this advantage of the Electoral College, arguing to "mend it ...
William J. MannIn's novel The Biograph Girl (2000), Mann asks the question, "What if Floren ...
Augustine... spiritual roots and traditions. He suggested Merton read The Confessions ofand The Imitation of Christ. Although Merton was surprised to hear the mon ...
Galen... t from that of his predecessor Rhazes, because he presented the doctrine of, and through Galen the doctrine of Hippocrates, modified by the system of ...
Valerie D'Orazio... h inks by Sook, Wade Von Grawbadger and Jim Royal. The series was edited by. Eric Powell created the painted cover art which appeared on both the ori ...
Joseph PulitzerPublication was suspended in 1876, but in 1886 famed newspaper publisher, who had purchased The New York World and quickly transformed it into one ...
PindarA legend preserved inrelates that Apollo and Poseidon took Aeacus as their assistant in buildin ...
Pauline Kael... tics to be one of his best performances. One critic dubbed it a masterpiece;wrote that he "may be the most natural and least self-conscious screen ac ...
Tony HawksIn his book and TV series One Hit Wonderland,united with Wisdom and, along with Sir Tim Rice, released a single, "Big I ...
Rob Shearman... r playwrights, in order to concentrate on his own plays, the last one being's Knights in Plastic Armour in 1999; the exception being in 2002 when he ...
Chris Claremont... series was illustrated by Cockrum, and later by John Byrne, and written by. Claremont became the series' longest-running contributor. The run met wi ...
Rudyard Kipling... avalry. It was introduced into mainstream consciousness by British novelistin his novel Kim (1901)
Ayumi Hamasaki... the highest-selling album in Japan with over 7 million copies sold, whereasbecame Japan's top selling female and solo artist, and Morning Musume rema ...
Hippocrates... cause he presented the doctrine of Galen, and through Galen the doctrine of, modified by the system of Aristotle. But the Canon of Ibn Sīnā is distin ...
Charles DarwinThis was the first stop the HMS Beagle made on its journey on whichwould make his amazing discoveries
Tim Firth... in 1999; the exception being in 2002 when he directed the world première of's The Safari Party
Harry SolterShe was married three times. First to(1908–1913), then to Charles Woodring (May 12, 1921–1931), and lastly to H ...
Bob MosherThe show was produced by Joe Connelly and, who were already known for creating the Leave It to Beaver television se ...
Calvin... ntroversy with the orthodox, and defending mixed marriages of Lutherans andists; he also published a volume on natural law which emphasized natural r ...
Joseph Ratzinger... legel, the historian Barthold Georg Niebuhr, the theologians Karl Barth andand the poet Ernst Moritz Arndt
Stephen Jay Gould... e. Biodiversity became a cause of major concern as habitat destruction, and's theory of punctuated equilibrium revolutionized evolutionary thought
Janet Farrar... aterial from the Gardnerian Book of Shadows. In the 1970s, the Alexandriansand Stewart Farrar decided, with the consent of Doreen Valiente, that much ...
Gregory the Great'sAccording tobiography of Benedict, Life of Saint Benedict of Nursia, the monastery was ...
SophoclesThe tragedianalso wrote The Lovers of Achilles, a play with Achilles as the main charac ...
Arthur Miller... ney by Will Evans and Valentine, with adaptations by Ayckbourn (Lyttelton),'s A View From the Bridge (Cottesloe), his own A Small Family Business (Ol ...
H. L. Mencken... nd Oliver North; and it has supported liberal figures such as Dick Gregory,, Rockwell Kent, and Dr. Benjamin Spock
Tatian... of Antoninus Pius (138-161), he arrived in Rome and started his own school.was one of his pupils. In the reign of Marcus Aurelius, after disputing wi ...
Ayumi Hamasaki... p dance form Para Para. While Avex's artists such as Every Little Thing andbecame popular in 1990s, new names in the late 90s included Hikaru Utada a ...
Roseanne BarrThe Roseanne Show is a syndicated talk show hosted by American actressfollowing the end of her long-running sitcom. The show featured Roseanne i ...
Stewart Farrar... Gardnerian Book of Shadows. In the 1970s, the Alexandrians Janet Farrar anddecided, with the consent of Doreen Valiente, that much of the Gardnerian ...
Marsilio FicinoPico based his ideas chiefly on Plato, as did his teacher,, but retained a deep respect for Aristotle. Although he was a product of ...
Nick Cave... ey Cricket Ground, also included performances by Powderfinger, Silverchair,, John Butler Trio, Finn Brothers and others
August von KotzebueThe second son of, he was born in Reval (now Tallinn, Estonia), then part of the Russian Em ...
Anacreon... es from 544 BC, when the majority of the people of Teos (including the poet) migrated to Abdera to escape the Persian yoke (Herodotus i.168). The chi ...
John Gower... aws in part on the 14th century Confessio Amantis (itself a frame story) byand Shakespeare has the ghost of Gower "assume man's infirmities" to intro ...
Innocent III... supporting the monks and the king supporting the archbishop. Finally, Poperuled for the monks and ordered Walter to destroy what had been built
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 ...
Jiddu Krishnamurti... ant, then president of the Theosophical Society, began to present the childas the reincarnated Christ. Steiner strongly objected and considered any c ...
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 ...
Doreen Valiente... e Alexandrians Janet Farrar and Stewart Farrar decided, with the consent of, that much of the Gardnerian book should be published in its true form. M ...
Spener... tion. He came strongly under the influence of the pietists, particularly of, and there was a mystic vein in his thought; but other elements of his na ...
Mary Rowlandson... the entrance to which is within Princeton. According to tradition, in 1675,was ransomed upon Redemption Rock, now within the town of Princeton, by Ki ...
Barack Obama... es, and John Kerry won Wisconsin in 2004 by 11,000 votes. However, in 2008,carried the state by 381,000 votes and with 56%. Republicans had a strongh ...
Averroes... uropean universities, and eclipse the names of Rhazes, Ali ibn al-Abbas and. His work is not essentially different from that of his predecessor Rhaze ...
Jastrow... ue; Yer. Nazir vii.56a; Yer. San. i.18a; compare Josephus, B. J. ii.14, § 5;, Dict. p. 838), whence some of the most prominent teachers of the next g ...
Paul Oliver... nted, though they can be seen as the secular counterpart of the spirituals.has drawn attention to similarities in instruments, music and social funct ...
John Calvin... nox. It reformed its doctrines and government, drawing on the principles ofwhich Knox had been exposed to while living in Geneva, Switzerland. In 156 ...
Eleanor H. Porter... om the main character in Dickens's A Christmas Carol), or a pollyanna (from's book of the same name). James Joyce's Finnegans Wake, composed in a uni ...
Henry M. Morris... it would be conjurable by incantations. Literal Christian interpreters likesay that the stranger was "God Himself and, therefore, Christ in His prein ...
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 ...
Chaucerworking pilgrims could assemble quite a collection, as mentioned byin his 'Canterbury Tales'
Ed BrubakerThe Man Who Laughs is a one-shot prestige format comic book written byand illustrated by Doug Mahnke and Patrick Zircher, released in February 2 ...
Leo VI the Wise... nd later on the Arabs, (who translated the text for their own use). Emperorincorporated much of Aelian's text in his own work on the military art (Τέ ...
John Aubrey... lton was nearly sixty when he published Paradise Lost in 1667. [The writer](1626-97) tell us that the poem was begun in about 1658 and finished in ab ...
Leo McCarey... because Laurel and Hardy were the best actors. The teaming was suggested by, who was their supervising director between 1927 and 1930; during this pe ...
Ptolemy... nce of Southeast Asia had been known to the Greeks. The Egyptian astronomerin his Geographia named the Malay Peninsula as Aurea Chersonesus (Golden P ...
PlatoPico based his ideas chiefly on, as did his teacher, Marsilio Ficino, but retained a deep respect for Ari ...
Albert Uderzo... a series of French comic books written by René Goscinny and illustrated by(Uderzo also took over the job of writing the series after the death of Go ...
Tony DungyThe firing led to the hiring of head coach, the former head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who had led his forme ...
Barack Obama... , Wisconsin voted for the Democratic presidential nominee, Illinois Senator. Obama captured 56% of the vote statewide, with the urban centers of Milw ...
James Joyce... as Carol), or a pollyanna (from Eleanor H. Porter's book of the same name).'s Finnegans Wake, composed in a uniquely complex linguistic style, coined ...
John Tasker Howard... s might arise from American culture, in his 1915 Music in America. In 1930,'s Our American Music became a standard analysis, focusing on largely on c ...
Stephen Hawking... hysics, driven by the development of the integrated circuit, and the laser.developed his theories of black holes and the boundary-condition of the un ...
Annie Besant... mbraced Christianity and natural science. The split became irrevocable when, then president of the Theosophical Society, began to present the child J ...
Aristotle... and functions of parts of the body are also covered. The Canon agrees with(and disagrees with Hippocrates) that tuberculosis was contagious, a fact ...
Terry Gilliam... ward nomination, for his role in The Contender. He also starred in the 2005film Tideland, his second with the director (the first being 1991's The Fi ...
Hippocrates... body are also covered. The Canon agrees with Aristotle (and disagrees with) that tuberculosis was contagious, a fact which was not universally accep ...
Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.... Johnson was offered the vice-presidential nomination. Some sources (such as's) state that Kennedy offered the position to Johnson as a courtesy and d ...
Pier Paolo Pasolini... s after legal release and distribution rights were granted to video and TV.directed a heavily modernized Italian film version of the play in 1967. Th ...
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 ...
Mark TwainSamuel Clemens () made his last public appearance on June 9, 1909, at the commencement cer ...
Paul Goldberger... other projects on which Pei had been working, prompting architecture criticto declare 1989 "the year of Pei" in The New York Times. It was also the y ...
Isaac Asimov... aims; RSEP disbanded and its members, along with others such as Carl Sagan,, B.F. Skinner, and Philip J. Klass joined Kurtz to form CSICOP
Milton Friedman... ughart. The book also received favorable reviews from academics Gary Kleck,, and Thomas Sowell
Mike CareyFollowing Azzarello's run, writertook over the title, following his Eisner award-winning title Lucifer, set ...
John Lahrwrote a biography of Orton entitled Prick Up Your Ears, a title Orton hims ...
David Hykes... music by Dead Can Dance, L. Subramaniam, Ciro Hurtado, Inkuyo, Brother and, is noticeably different from the minimalist one provided by Philip Glass ...
Euripides... in it he praised the merits of Alceste over the tragedy of the same name by. His treatise was one of the first documents of the literary debate that ...
Abd Al-Rahman Ali Al-Jifri... gainst four southern leaders--Ali Salim al-Baidh, Haydar Abu Bakr Al-Attas,, and Salih Munassar Al-Siyali -- for misappropriation of official funds. ...
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 ...
Arthur Grimble... part of the colony in 1919 and the Phoenix Islands were added in 1937. Sirwas a cadet administrative officer based at Tarawa (1913-1919) and became ...
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 ...
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 ...
UCSD Pascal... he BASIC ROM expansion card. The language card was also required to use theand FORTRAN 77 compilers, which were released by Apple at about the same t ...
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 ...
Conan O'BrienLive performers such as television talk-show hosts (e.g.,, David Letterman) sometimes enhance their reputation for wit by the deliv ...
Daphne du Maurier... first American movie, set in England and based on a novel by English author. The film starred Laurence Olivier and Joan Fontaine. This Gothic melodra ...
Johann Heermann... in the United States (on which day the achievements of Philipp Nicolai andare also commemorated)
PolizianoIn 2007, the bodies ofand Pico della Mirandola were exhumed from St. Mark's Basilica in Florence ...
Margaret Drabble... arrilow (Etruscan Publications, 1966). Also, Arnold Bennett: A Biography by(Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London 1974)
Josephus... , a Jewish client king of Rome. Ashkelon may have even been his birthplace.states Ashkelon was not ceded to Herod the Great in 30 BC, yet he built mo ...
Carl Sagan... sful in his aims; RSEP disbanded and its members, along with others such as, Isaac Asimov, B.F. Skinner, and Philip J. Klass joined Kurtz to form CSI ...
Robert Caro... life by an exceptional lust for power and control. As Johnson's biographerobserves, "Johnson's ambition was uncommon—in the degree to which it was u ...
Stan Laurel(June 16, 1890 – February 23, 1965) was born Arthur Stanley Jefferson in U ...
Michael JacksonIn the beginning of the music video for thesong "Thriller", the heroine is terrorized by her monster boyfriend in wha ...
Philipp Nicolai... me Lutheran Churches in the United States (on which day the achievements ofand Johann Heermann are also commemorated)
Hector Berlioz... ounterpoint and harmony classes with Anton Reicha, the teacher of Liszt and, and friend of Ludwig van Beethoven. It was with the greatest regret that ...
Virginia WoolfContemporary critics—in particular—perceived weaknesses in his work. To her and other Bloomsbur ...
Plato... Rhadamanthus and Minos) one of the three judges in Hades, and according toespecially for the shades of Europeans. In works of art he was represented ...
Doreen ValienteHigh Priestessmade the claim that Gardner found the term "Book of Shadows" from a 1949 e ...
Abu'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak... by his father the Mughal Emperor Akbar, alongside Abdul Hasan Asaf Khan andto defeat the renegade Vir Singh Deo of Bandela and capture the city of Or ...
Neil Gaiman... of sub-stories in the Season 17 episode "The Seemingly Never-Ending Story".'s influential graphic novel series The Sandman includes several examples ...
Ibn Bajjah... dy, and wrote a great deal on psychology, likely influencing Ibn Tufayl and. He also introduced medical herbs
Jerry Juhl... he first drafts of a live-action experimental film script were written with, which would eventually become Henson's last unproduced full-length scree ...
Philippe Quinault... at the royal press, Paris, in 1677, and illustrated by Sebastien le Clerc., who was a longtime family friend of the Perraults, was gaining a quick r ...
David O. SelznickAt the end of the 1930s,signed Hitchcock to a seven-year contract beginning in March 1939, when th ...
James I of England... her Scottish cousin, James VI of Scotland, to the English throne. He became, and so brought under his personal rule the Kingdoms of England (and the ...
Saint Patrick... Hacienda San Patricio", which they named after the patron saint of Ireland,. A relative of O'Daly, Demetrio O'Daly, succeeded Captain Ramon Power y G ...
A. A. MilnePiglet is a fictional character from's Winnie-the-Pooh books. Piglet is Winnie-the-Pooh's closest friend among ...
Norman Thomas... rights violations. One faction, including Baldwin, Arthur Garfield Hays and, believed that direct, militant action was the best path. Hays was the fi ...
Sir Thomas Malory's... The Book of the Courtier, and Miguel de Cervantes' Don Quixote, as well asLe Morte d'Arthur and other Arthurian tales (Geoffrey of Monmouth's Histor ...
Pope Gregory I... St Augustine of Hippo), who arrived in Kent in 597 AD, having been sent byon a mission to the English. He was accepted by King Æthelbert, on his con ...
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 ...
Gene Raymond... some heifers onto the set with name tags of Lombard, Robert Montgomery, and, the stars of the film, to surprise the director. Hitchcock said he was m ...
Bernard Levin... nedick in John Barton's "British Raj" revival of Much Ado About Nothing. Aswrote in The Sunday Times: "...demonstrating once more that she is a comic ...
Aristotle... ew Philocles took first prize at that competition. However, in his Poetics,considered Oedipus the King to be the tragedy best matched his prescriptio ...
famous physicist... y career. He changed his surname from Einstein (to avoid confusion with the) and began a comedy career that quickly made him a regular on variety and ...
Karol Józef WojtyłaIn October 1978, the Archbishop of Kraków, Cardinal, became Pope John Paul II, head of the Roman Catholic Church. Polish Cath ...
Arthur Garfield Hays... w to challenge the civil rights violations. One faction, including Baldwin,and Norman Thomas, believed that direct, militant action was the best path ...
Ben Watson... arding what is considered noise, relative to music, have changed over time., in his article Noise as Permanent Revolution, points out that Ludwig van ...
Alan Bennett... as Orton, Alfred Molina as Halliwell and Vanessa Redgrave as Peggy Ramsay.wrote the screenplay
Isaac de Benserade... tures. There was a plaque with a caption and a quatrain written by the poetnext to each fountain. Perrault produced the guidebook for the labyrinth, ...
Ursula K. Le Guin... ience with a left-wing libertarian and anti-capitalist utopian vision since's 1974 novel, The Dispossessed
Lorenzo Da Ponte... art's Don Giovanni in the United States, in the presence of the librettist,) and . By the age of six she was fluent in Spanish, French, English and I ...
Haruki Murakami... i, during his days as political prisoner in the People's Republic of China.'s 1995 novel The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle deals greatly with Manchukuo thro ...
PlatoIn his dialogue Cratylus, the Greek philosopher, 428/427 BC – 348/347 BC, gives the etymology of Athena's name, based on ...
James Randi... of paranormal claims. Amongst those invited were Martin Gardner, Ray Hyman,, and Marcello Truzzi, all members of the Resources for the Scientific Eva ...
Arthur Miller... as received two Laurence Olivier Theatre Awards—for playing Willie Loman in's (National Theatre, 1979) and as best supporting actor in a 2003 perform ...
Arthur RansomeThis bird is central to the plot of the novel Great Northern? by(in which it is referred to throughout as Great Northern Diver, with the o ...
AeschylusIn 467 BCE, Sophocles's fellow tragedianwon first prize at the City Dionysia with a trilogy about the House of Lai ...
Thomas Lodge... by the Dutch humanist Arnoldus Arlenius. The first English translation, by, appeared in 1602, with subsequent editions appearing throughout the 17th ...
Chris Ware... ted literary narrative, it rivals in artistic merit, say, masterpieces like's 'Acme Novelty Library' or almost any part of the witty and brilliant wo ...
William Empson... nterpret the poem as a genuine Christian morality tale, other critics, like, view it as a more ambiguous work, and Milton's complex characterization ...
Jerry Pournelle... uch of science fiction (Robert A. Heinlein, Poul Anderson, Larry Niven, andbeing prominent examples), and his work has been called the most successfu ...
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 ...
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 ...
John Howard LawsonThe movie was written by Frank Cavett,, Dorothy Parker, and Lionel Wiggam, and was directed by Stuart Heisler
Daniel Inouye... of three patients who became United States Senators: Dole, Philip Hart and
Snorri Sturluson... ier traditional sources, and the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by. Scholarly theories have been proposed about the location and its potenti ...
Gervase of Canterbury... ate to become Archbishop of York in September 1186. The medieval chroniclersaid that during Henry II's reign, Walter "ruled England because Glanvill ...
Charlie Chaplin... presario, Fred Karno, working as a supporting actor and as an understudy of. Laurel said of Karno "There was no one like him. He had no equal. His na ...
Bernardo Bertolucci's 1987 film, The Last Emperor, presented a controversial portrait of Manc ...
Upton Sinclair... nced as un-American or unpatriotic. In one typical instance in 1923, authorwas arrested for trying to read the First Amendment during an Industrial W ...
Larry Niven... ak prevalent in much of science fiction (Robert A. Heinlein, Poul Anderson,, and Jerry Pournelle being prominent examples), and his work has been cal ...
Tacitus... f this information to the executive authority of the emperor is attested by' statement that it was written out by Augustus himself
Dorothy ParkerThe movie was written by Frank Cavett, John Howard Lawson,, and Lionel Wiggam, and was directed by Stuart Heisler
Gary Oldman... on's diaries and on Lahr's research. Directed by Stephen Frears, it starredas Orton, Alfred Molina as Halliwell and Vanessa Redgrave as Peggy Ramsay. ...
Jimmy Carter... mber 1980, the highest in history. By the time of 1980, when U.S. Presidentwas running for re-election against Ronald Reagan, the misery index (the s ...
Pablo Neruda... influenced by artists like Violeta Parra, Atahualpa Yupanqui, and the poet. Jara began his foray into folklore in the mid-1950s when he began singin ...
Charles Darwin... y was also the beginning of modern science, with the work of Louis Pasteur,, Gregor Mendel, Michael Faraday, Henri Becquerel, and Marie Curie, and in ...
Johnny Speight... of mini-episodes called A Word With Alf featuring Alf and his friends. Whendied in 1998, the series was cancelled at Mitchell's request
Charles Baudelaire... the band's original hardcore roots with dark romantic influences (a poem by, "De profundis clamavi," is present in the hidden track "Midnight Sun") a ...
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 ...
Poul Anderson... ibertarian streak prevalent in much of science fiction (Robert A. Heinlein,, Larry Niven, and Jerry Pournelle being prominent examples), and his work ...
Dallin H. Oaks... Todd Christofferson '69, David A. Bednar '76, Jeffrey R. Holland '65 & '66,'54, and Reed Smoot 1876), and two General Relief Society Presidents (Juli ...
Atahualpa Yupanqui... an countries; he was particularly influenced by artists like Violeta Parra,, and the poet Pablo Neruda. Jara began his foray into folklore in the mid ...
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 ...
Ovid... Several other incidents connected with the story of Aeacus are mentioned by. By Endeïs Aeacus had two sons, Telamon and Peleus (father of Achilles), ...
Adelbert von Chamisso... y-seven men, including the naturalists Johann Friedrich von Eschscholtz and, and the artist Louis Choris, Kotzebue set out on July 30, 1815 to find a ...
Sean Penn... ined was inspired by seeing the 2008 biographical drama film Milk, in whichportrayed Harvey Milk, the first openly gay man to be elected to public of ...
Thich Nhat Hanh... ng the Dalai Lama, the Japanese writer D.T. Suzuki, and the Vietnamese monk. Merton has also been the subject of
Rubem AlvesPrincipal texts, a Brazilian theologian working at Princeton, wrote Towards a Theology of ...
C.B. Forgotston... na, New Orleans attorney, political activist, and state government watchdogrelocated to Hammond in 2006. Lawson Swearingen, a former Democratic membe ...
Robert A. Heinlein... to the right-wing libertarian streak prevalent in much of science fiction (, Poul Anderson, Larry Niven, and Jerry Pournelle being prominent examples ...
Frank Oz... raise their children. Henson hired writer Jerry Juhl in 1961 and puppeteerin 1963 to replace her. Henson later credited both writers with developing ...
Dorothy Bridges... . He is son of showbiz parents, actor Lloyd Bridges. and actress and writer(née Simpson). His older brother, Beau Bridges, is also an actor. He has a ...
James Joyce... which reversed a ban by the Customs Department against the book Ulysses by. The ACLU only achieved mixed results in the early years, and it was not ...
Stanley Baxter... . It opened at the Queen's Theatre with Sir Ralph Richardson, Coral Browne,, and Hayward Morse
Victor Hugo... ent, though this role would soon be usurped by one of Vigny's best friends,. Unlike his friend, Vigny retained his Royalist sympathies in politics: " ...
Gerald of Wales... earned", or educated at a university. His contemporary, the medieval writersaid of Walter that the Exchequer was his school
Mack Gordon... minated: Best Music, Original Song in Academy Awards) Harry Warren (music),(lyrics). See 15th Academy Awards
Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux... e, an epic poem about Joan of Arc, Perrault became a target of mockery from
Tony DungyIn week 16, the Colts played without coachfollowing the suicide of his son James earlier in the week. With the team ...
H. L. Mencken... ech activities to encompass censorship of art and literature. In that year,deliberately broke Boston law by distributing copies of his banned America ...
Harold Pinter... cal acclaim for his performances in Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman and's The Caretaker at the National Theatre; and Pinter's The Homecoming and ...
Lemony SnicketDaniel Handler's introduction in's continually introduces a new story about a page into the previous one, ...
Serj Tankian... ed host to many world-famous musical acts including Charles Aznavour, Cher,, Jivan Gasparyan, Plácido Domingo, Uriah Heep, Deep Purple, Joe Cocker, J ...
Sylvia BrowneOn Larry King Live, March 6, 2001, Larry King askedif she would take the challenge and she agreed. Then Randi appeared with B ...
Joseph Devlin... of London for funerals at Westminster Abbey and Westminster Cathedral. When, an Irish Parliamentary Party MP, tried to bring up the Croke Park killin ...
Roger Ebert... ly the highest quality DVD that's ever been made". Chicago Sun-Times criticdescribes the Blu-ray release as "the finest video disc I have ever viewed ...
Kathy Troccoli... re he wrote a number of gospel hits penned for artists such as Sandi Patty,, Bill Gaither and Amy Grant, to the effect that some of these popular wor ...
Ernest RenanJean Boucher's statue of the seated skeptical thinker, shown to the left, caused great controversy when it was installed in Tré ...
Leonardo Boff... ssident priests from teaching such doctrines in the Catholic Church's name.was suspended and others were censured. Tissa Balasuriya, in Sri Lanka, wa ...
Kevin SpaceyActorrecalled that Lemmon is remembered as always making time for other people. ...
Stephen Colbert... episode of The Colbert Report aired on Jaffee's 85th birthday, and comediansaluted the artist with a Fold-in birthday cake. The cake featured the sal ...
Harry Warren... tra Wives. This was nominated: Best Music, Original Song in Academy Awards)(music), Mack Gordon (lyrics). See 15th Academy Awards
Alexander GradskyThe Soviet musiciancreated the rock opera Stadium (Стадион, Stadion) in 1985 based on the eve ...
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 ...
Stan LeeIn early 1963, with the success of Spider-Man in Amazing Fantasy, Creatordevised the series title after Marvel publisher Martin Goodman turned down ...
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 ...
Jerry Juhl... e time. Jane quit muppeteering to raise their children. Henson hired writerin 1961 and puppeteer Frank Oz in 1963 to replace her. Henson later credit ...
Aidan Higgins... o Down (1978), with Jeremy Irons and a screenplay by Harold Pinter from thenovel, directed by David Jones, in which she played one of three spinster ...
Jean Chapelain... e de Nôle (St. Paulinus, Bishop of Nola, about Paulinus of Nola). Just like's La Pucelle, ou la France délivrée, an epic poem about Joan of Arc, Perr ...
Daniel Handler... hing, and parallels a character in the main story and hints at his actions.'s introduction in Lemony Snicket's continually introduces a new story abo ...
Carl Van Vechten... t Wood, journalist and historian William L. Shirer, writer and photographer, and aerodynamics pioneer Dr. Alexander Lippisch. In the 1990s and 2000s, ...
Joe Rock... with; dressing room arguments between the two were common, so film producerpaid her to leave Laurel and return to her native Australia. In 1925 Laure ...
Thomas Rau... and Joachim Eble in Germany, Erik Asmussen in Sweden, Kenji Imai in Japan,, Anton Alberts and Max van Huut in Holland, Christopher Day and Camphill ...
gcc... as added to Wine 1.1.10, in December 2008. This currently requires at leastversion 4.4, and the Wine developers expect that it will take significant ...
Sophie KerrThe college is known nationally as the home of thePrize, which is awarded to the graduating senior with the most literary po ...
Brontë sistersFollowing the release of Devotion, a Hollywood biography of thefilmed in 1943 but withheld from release during the suspension and litigat ...
Lester Bangs... Styx's early progressive rock sound, only cleaner." Rolling Stone reviewerwas more critical of the album, however, saying that "What's really intere ...
Arthur MillerOn stage he received extensive critical acclaim for his performances in's Death of a Salesman and Harold Pinter's The Caretaker at the National T ...
Pope Benedict XVI... tween Ratzinger and some of the bishops. As mentioned above, Ratzinger (now) issued official condemnations of certain elements of liberation theology ...
William L. Shirer... tes, including American Gothic painter Grant Wood, journalist and historian, writer and photographer Carl Van Vechten, and aerodynamics pioneer Dr. A ...
Hodding CarterIn 1932founded the now-defunct Hammond Daily Courier, which he left in 1939 to mo ...
Ernest Gruening... cial representatives – all Democrats – as unofficial delegates to Congress:and William Egan as U.S. Senators and as U.S. representative
Felix Frankfurter... he ACLU were divided on the best tactics to use to promote civil liberties.felt that legislation was the best long-term solution, because the Supreme ...
Harold Pinter... ision film Langrishe, Go Down (1978), with Jeremy Irons and a screenplay byfrom the Aidan Higgins novel, directed by David Jones, in which she played ...
Paulinus of Nola... and wrote Saint Paulin, évêque de Nôle (St. Paulinus, Bishop of Nola, about). Just like Jean Chapelain's La Pucelle, ou la France délivrée, an epic p ...
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
Emma ThompsonIn the late 1990s British actressstarted to work on a screenplay, which she planned to use as the basis for ...
Michael Edward Reagan... had three children; Maureen Elizabeth Reagan (1941–2001), their adopted son(born March 18, 1945), and Christine Reagan (born prematurely on June 26, ...
Clive Barker... title was revised before publication due to the contemporaneous release of's unrelated film of the same name
Eilífr Goðrúnarson... d in Skáldskaparmál; once for "jötunn" ("hearth-stone-Syn") in Þórsdrápa by, and for "woman" ("Syn [woman] of soft necklace-stand [neck]") in a work ...
Aleister Crowley... urces as Gardner had initially claimed, but from the works of the occultist, from Aradia, or the Gospel of the Witches, from the Key of Solomon and a ...
Rudolf Simeksays that Syn ranks among the female goddesses whose names are recorded fr ...
John Sebastian... Joe McDonald, Tom Constanten, Big Brother and the Holding Company, Melanie,, Mountain, Quicksilver Messenger Service and Levon Helm Band, although no ...
Jamie DelanoThe initial creative team was writerand artist John Ridgway, with Dave McKean supplying distinctive painted an ...
Ivan TurgenevThe Russian writerbased his novel Smoke (1867) in Baden-Baden, describing it as a place wher ...
Thomas Chandler Haliburton... erence to an early game of hockey on ice occurring in Halifax in that year., in The Attache: Second Series, published in 1844, reminisced about boys ...
Frank W. Mayborn... on, with the last vote cast on Johnson's behalf by Temple, Texas, publisher, who rushed back to Texas from a business trip in Nashville, Tennessee. T ...
Doreen ValienteIn 1953,joined Gardner's Bricket Wood coven, and soon rose to become its High Prie ...
John DesmondIn 1953,opened the first architectural firm in Hammond. He was chief architect of ...
Dean Reed... d El Cantor (the Singer) was made in 1978. It was directed by Jara's friend, who also played the part of Jara
Edgar Allan PoeThe title character in's The Raven famously sits upon "a Bust of Pallas"
LL Cool J... on by members of the hip-hop community, such as Grandmaster Flash, Run-DMC,, Eminem, Kangol Kid of UTFO, and The Notorious B.I.G.. The release of mor ...
Vincent Sheean... ican film, the European-set thriller Foreign Correspondent (1940), based on's Personal History and produced by Walter Wanger, was nominated for Best ...
Alan Moore... ances in the comic book series Swamp Thing, where he had been introduced byduring his authorship of the title, the character was given his own comic ...
Jostein Gaarder... ibiki Unbalance manga, being translated and published by Del Rey/Tanoshimi.'s books often feature this device. Examples are The Solitaire Mystery, wh ...
Julian Lennon... worldwide tour with new drummer Les Warner (who had previously played withand Johnny Thunders). Two more official singles from the Love album follow ...
Arnold Palmer... products graced the heads of the rich and famous, including the Beatles and, and later Princess Diana. The company also supplied uniformed organisati ...
Rudolf Simek... is another name for Mimir, and that the two survivors hide in Yggdrasill."theorizes that the survival of Líf and Lífþrasir is "a case of reduplicati ...
Josephus... ta (Insurrectionary Synagogue; Yer. Nazir vii.56a; Yer. San. i.18a; compare, B. J. ii.14, § 5; Jastrow, Dict. p. 838), whence some of the most promin ...
Allan Burns... milar idea was submitted to Universal Studios by Rocky & Bullwinkle writersand Chris Hayward. This format was later handed to writers Norm Liebman an ...
Aleister Crowley... rituals of the Ordo Templi Orientis which had been devised by the occultist. Gardner had gained access to these rituals in 1946, when he had purchase ...
James Lovelock... them or books that describe them (SimAnt: E.O. Wilson’s The Ants, SimEarth:’s Gaia Theory, SimCity: Jay Forrester’s Urban Dynamics and World Dynamics ...
Bob Dylan... rk in 1974. Titled "An Evening With Salvador Allende", the concert featured, Pete Seeger, Arlo Guthrie and Ochs
AristophanesIn The Frogs (405 BC) by, Dionysus descends to Hades and announces himself as Heracles. Aeacus lam ...
Ranulf de GlanvillWalter owed his early advancement to his uncle, who helped him become a clerk of the Exchequer. Walter served King Henry ...
Sylvia Browne... ively challenge notorious high-profile alleged psychics and mediums such as, Allison DuBois and John Edward with a campaign in the media
Leonardo... hat she thought of the voice, she replied 'Ah! It is a ruin, but then so is's Last Supper
Chris Hayward... ubmitted to Universal Studios by Rocky & Bullwinkle writers Allan Burns and. This format was later handed to writers Norm Liebman and Ed Haas, who wr ...
Snorri Sturluson... refusal. Syn is attested in the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by; and in kennings employed in skaldic poetry. Scholars have proposed theor ...
Aristotle... f science and described an early scientific method of inquiry. He discusses's Posterior Analytics and significantly diverged from it on several point ...
Thomas Sowell... received favorable reviews from academics Gary Kleck, Milton Friedman, and
Aeschylus... esentation of Laius's oracle in this play differs from that found in (e.g.)'s Oedipus trilogy produced in 467 BCE. Helaine Smith argues
Edmund Morris... he marriage was mentioned in , the authorized biography of Ronald Reagan by, who says that the marriage certificate is on file with the State of Cali ...
Henry Nottidge Moseley... ic work was conducted by Wyville Thomson, John Murray, John Young Buchanan,, and Rudolf von Willemoes-Suhm. The official expedition artist was John J ...
Ian Ayres... bles such as cocaine prices. Others agreed, and some researchers, includingand John J. Donohue, claimed that the model contained significant coding e ...
Alan Moore... s the streetwise magician John Constantine, following his popularity in therun on Swamp Thing. It has been published continuously since January 1988, ...
Kazuki Tomokawa... wrote Japanese lyrics. Takada used modern Japanese poetry as lyrics, whilemade an album using Chuya Nakahara's poems. Tomobe Masato, inspired by Bob ...
Sylvester Stallone... s, audiences had an appetite for action films, with both Schwarzenegger andbecoming international stars. Schwarzenegger's roles reflected his sense o ...
Terry JonesA novel, Douglas Adams's Starship Titanic written by, is based on Adams's computer game of the same name, which in turn is bas ...
Steve Martin... comedic stagecraft, influenced other '70s post-modern comedians, including, Martin Mull and Andy Kaufman
Philip José Farmer... s written a novel called Venus on the Half-Shell. In 1975 real-world authorwrote a science-fiction novel called Venus on the Half-Shell, which he pub ...
H. G. Wells... ence fiction pioneer, social reformer, evolutionary biologist and historianwritten during the period 1936-38. Throughout the book, Wells describes hi ...
Ovid... tian thinkers in his Divine Comedy such as Virgil, Averroes, Homer, Horace,, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and Saladin, Avicenna has been recognized by bot ...
Thomas Jefferson... y (founded in 1854), was an American political party founded around 1791 byand James Madison
Thomas Mann... prevented Hedwig and Alfred Pringsheim (whose daughter Katia was married to) from being arrested by the Gestapo
Owen Gleiberman... tle character, played by Tobey Maguire. The film was directed by Sam Raimi.of Entertainment Weekly remarked on Dunst's ability to "lend even the smal ...
Xenophon... eir internal affairs. The only histories of Sparta are from the writings of, Thucydides, Herodotus and Plutarch, none of whom were Spartans. Plutarch ...
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 ...
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. ...
Horace... on-Christian thinkers in his Divine Comedy such as Virgil, Averroes, Homer,, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and Saladin, Avicenna has been recognized ...
Robert SkiminIn the 1988 alternate history novel Gray Victory, authordepicts Stuart surviving his wound from the battle of Yellow Tavern. After ...
Terri Windling... Susanna Clarke. Art plates were illustrated by William Stout, Mike Mignola,, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick, P. Craig Russell, Mark Crill ...
A. E. Housman... ert – Ralph Hodgson – Thomas Hood – Teresa Hooley – Gerard Manley Hopkins –– Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jenn ...
Marina WarnerThe jury included musician Neil Tennant, author, curator Fumio Nanjo and British Council officer Ann Gallagher, chaired b ...
A. A. MilneIn 1926wrote Winnie-the-Pooh, chapter stories about an adorable bumbling teddy be ...
Slavoj Žižek... f film theorists with psychoanalytic potential, including Jacques Lacan and. Hitchcock again filmed extensively on location, this time in the Norther ...
George Orwell... monstrated in the documentary “The Corporation”. In the early 20th-century,originally wrote a preface for his book “”, which focused on the British s ...
Ice Cube... 70s funk samples; the best-known proponents were the rappers 2Pac, Dr. Dre,and Snoop Dogg. Gangsta rap continued to exert a major presence in America ...
Gus Van Sant... Despite setbacks as a screenwriter, Ellis teamed up with acclaimed directorin 2009 to adapt the Vanity Fair article "The Golden Suicides" into a film ...
Averroes... de the virtuous non-Christian thinkers in his Divine Comedy such as Virgil,, Homer, Horace, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and Saladin, Avicenna has b ...
Jean Chrétien... Laurent was ranked #4 on a survey of the first 20 prime ministers (through) of Canada done by Canadian historians, and used by J. L. Granatstein and ...
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 ...
Brigitte HamannAccording to biographer, Winifred Wagner was reported to be "disgusted" by Hitler's persecution o ...
Neil GaimanIn the late 1990s, Avary was hired by Warner Bros studio to adapt's comic series The Sandman to the big screen. He frequently sparred with ...
Adam Gottlob Oehlenschläger... pecially influenced at this time by the study of Jens Immanuel Baggesen and, during a visit to Copenhagen. Mellem Slagene was followed by Halte-Hulda ...
Sam Raimi... t of the title character, played by Tobey Maguire. The film was directed by. Owen Gleiberman of Entertainment Weekly remarked on Dunst's ability to " ...
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, ...
Muhammad Salih... ntested election. Karimov drew 86% of the vote against opposition candidate(also spelled "Salih" or "Salikh" ), whose showing experts praised in view ...
Samuel Daniel... classical quantitative verse. Campion's theories on poetry were refuted byin "Defence of Rhyme" (1603)
Juvenal... Latin at University College London and later, at Cambridge. His editions of, Manilius and Lucan are still considered authoritative
Jerome... y may been a blending of the Quo Vadis story with some information given byin a letter
Grazia DeleddaThe writerwon Nobel Prize for Literature in 1926
John Keats... sensuality and its medieval revivalism. His early poetry was influenced by. His later poetry was characterised by the complex interlinking of though ...
Ricky Tomlinson... , meetings, product launches and lectures. Past notable appearances include, Joe Longthorne and Patrick McGuinness. Chesterfield Symphony Orchestra g ...
Owen Barfield... h not well known among philosophers, his philosophical work was taken up by(and through him influenced the Inklings, an Oxford group of Christian wri ...
Zeca Afonso... was also credited as one of the discoverers of the Newfoundland fisheries.was a singer and composer
Don RosaDingus McDuck, nicknamed "Dirty Dingus", was created byfor his Duck Family Tree and has not appeared in person. Dingus, who was S ...
Gerald of Wales... erson at 165 m (180 yards) "part of the time" and could always hit an army.commented on the power of the Welsh longbow in the 12th century
Gabriel Byrne... opedia Americana sits on the shelves of psychotherapist Dr. Paul Weston's () home office
William Connor... m. In 1956, an article in The Daily Mirror by veteran columnist Cassandra () mentioned that Liberace was "…the summit of sex—the pinnacle of masculin ...
Arthur C. ClarkeIn his 1962 book Profiles of the Future,predicted that the construction of what H. G. Wells called the World Brain ...
George Washington... elphia in 1793. During his flight, Blanchard carried a personal letter fromto be delivered to the owner of whatever property Blanchard happened to la ...
Maziar Bahari... creen his or her personal Top 10 favorite films. In 2007, Iranian filmmakerselected O Dreamland and Every Day Except Christmas (1957), a record of a ...
David Irving... e I would not have missed." She was also interviewed that year by historianwho reports that she said that she would then still welcome Hitler at the ...
Plato... vine Comedy such as Virgil, Averroes, Homer, Horace, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates,, and Saladin, Avicenna has been recognized by both East and West, as one ...
Bob Dylan... kawa made an album using Chuya Nakahara's poems. Tomobe Masato, inspired by, wrote critically acclaimed lyrics. The Tigers was the most popular Group ...
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 ...
Sylvester Stallone... Terminator 2: Judgment Day which, in the fictional alternate universe, hadas its star
Herodotus... The only histories of Sparta are from the writings of Xenophon, Thucydides,and Plutarch, none of whom were Spartans. Plutarch was writing several cen ...
A. N. WilsonThe friendship of Winifred and Hitler is treated fancifully in's novel, Winnie and Wolf (2007)
Charlie KaufmanThe movie Adaptation was presented as if it had been written byand his fictitious brother Donald Kaufman. Both 'brothers' were nominated ...
Jeff Gerth... sta: The Hundred-Million-Dollar Resort with Criminal Clientele," written byand Lowell Bergman. The article indicated that the La Costa Resort and Spa ...
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 ...
George Stevens... outsiders, often "victim-heroes," - examples include the social climber in's A Place in the Sun, the anguished Catholic priest in Hitchcock's I Conf ...
Dionysius of Halicarnassus... is sometimes called Erythraea, from Erythrae, a small place on Mount Ida (i. 55), and at others Gergithia ('of Gergis')
Thomas Jefferson... osition to them resulted in the Virginia and Kentucky Resolves, authored byand James Madison, which were foundational to the states rights theory tha ...
Bryan Talbot... Art plates were illustrated by William Stout, Mike Mignola, Terri Windling,, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick, P. Craig Russell, Mark Crilley, Elizabeth ...
Laura Ingalls WilderIn 1933(1867–1957) published the first installment of the Little House on the Pra ...
Michael Powell... man for All Time), originally intended to be directed by one of his heroes,. This led to a more significant role in Bertrand Tavernier's jazz movie R ...
William Morris... generation of artists and writers influenced by the movement, most notablyand Edward Burne-Jones. His work also influenced the European Symbolists a ...
Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey... son – Thomas Hood – Teresa Hooley – Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. E. Housman –– T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Ke ...
Rowland Detrosier... al and no democratic control by its students was intended. In 1829, radicalled a breakaway group to form the New Mechanics' Institution in Poole Stre ...
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 ...
Bruce HalpennyAdditionally, board games can be therapeutic., a games inventor said when interviewed about his game, “With crime you d ...
Neil GaimanAvary and novelist's long gestating screenplay for Beowulf was finally produced by the pair ...
Bartolomé de las Casas... lined to sixty thousand by 1509. Although population estimates vary, Father, the “Defender of the Indians” estimated there were 6 million (6,000,000) ...
John SteinbeckWorking at 20th Century Fox, Hitchcock adapted a script of's that chronicled the experiences of the survivors of a German U-boat att ...
Harry TurtledoveIn the alternate-history novel How Few Remain by, Stuart is the commanding Confederate general in charge of the occupation ...
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 ...
Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin Bache, the grandson of, was editor of the Aurora, a Republican newspaper. Bache had accused Geor ...
Nicholas JareckiLater, Ellis was approached by young screenwriterto adapt The Informers into a film; the script they co-wrote was cut from ...
Martin ScorseseIn 1976 he appeared in his first mainstream film role, in's landmark Taxi Driver; Scorsese allowed Brooks to improvise much of his ...
Elizabeth Siddal... linked to his work, especially his relationships with his models and muses, Fanny Cornforth, and Jane Morris
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 ...
Adolf Hitler... more involved in European affairs and could have helped prevent the rise of, which began in the following year. Morison and a number of other histori ...
Thomas OverburyHe was implicated in the murder of Sir, but was eventually exonerated, as it was found that he had unwittingly d ...
Joseph L. Mankiewicz... ough. John M. Stahl ended up directing the 1944 film, which was produced byand starred Gregory Peck, among other luminaries
Teresa Hooley... thea Hemans – W. E. Henley – George Herbert – Ralph Hodgson – Thomas Hood –– Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T ...
Thomas JeffersonThe presidents selected by the party were(1801–1809), James Madison (1809–1817), and James Monroe (1817–1825). Afte ...
Dean Wesley Smith... itten in the real world: Captain Proton: Defender of the Earth, a comic, by, who presumed that in the Star Trek universe, the holonovel Captain Proto ...
Bob GregoryIn a 1960s story byand Tony Strobl Scrooge's grandfather is referred to as Titus McDuck
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 ...
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 ...
Jean-Yves Tadié... brother and someone very much like himself..." — Marcel Proust: A Life, by, 1996. Racine's influence can also be seen in A.S. Byatt's tetralogy ( Th ...
Lowell Bergman... d-Million-Dollar Resort with Criminal Clientele," written by Jeff Gerth and. The article indicated that the La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, Cali ...
Jack Kerouac... twisted, instantly memorable characters one meets in John Ford's westerns,'s road novels, but, most of all, in the blues and country songs of the 19 ...
Loren PopeMillsaps was one of 40 schools in's Colleges That Change Lives
Galen... icine, and similarly to earlier Islamic writers he followed the approach of(and Hippocrates as transmitted through Galen). Along with Rhazes, Abulcas ...
Christina Rossetti... 1877), while also creating art to illustrate poems such as Goblin Market by, his sister and celebrated poet
Peter Bogdanovich... cted the late American actress Marion Davies in The Cat's Meow, directed by. Derek Elley of Variety described the film as "playful and sporty," sayin ...
Thomas Hood... – Felicia Dorothea Hemans – W. E. Henley – George Herbert – Ralph Hodgson –– Teresa Hooley – Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Ea ...
Jim Barnes... r Played), and Arthur Havers. From America came Walter Hagen, Tommy Armour,and Al Watrous
Marcel Proust... ionary proportions. His work is still widely read and frequently performed.developed a fondness for Racine at an early age, "whom he considered a bro ...
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Lord ByronOn 15 October 1816, the Romantic poetvisited the Ambrosian Library of Milan. He was delighted by the letters be ...
Tommy Armour... atest Game Ever Played), and Arthur Havers. From America came Walter Hagen,, Jim Barnes and Al Watrous
Plutarch... ries of Sparta are from the writings of Xenophon, Thucydides, Herodotus and, none of whom were Spartans. Plutarch was writing several centuries after ...
Antonin ArtaudIn his essay, The Theatre and Cruelty,claimed that 'the misdeeds of the psychological theater descended from Rac ...
Hubert HarrisonSome of Razaf's early poems were published in 1917-18 in the-edited Voice, the first newspaper of the "New Negro Movement". Razaf coll ...
Truman... tten investigations and demand actions that were already being taken by theAdministration, although it can be said that the committee's investigation ...
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 ...
Jens Immanuel Baggesen... produced in 1857. He was especially influenced at this time by the study ofand Adam Gottlob Oehlenschläger, during a visit to Copenhagen. Mellem Slag ...
Ibn al-Nafis... nd Hippocrates as transmitted through Galen). Along with Rhazes, Abulcasis,, and al-Ibadi, Ibn Sīnā is considered an important compiler of early Musl ...
Martin Luther King, Jr.... medical attention. Marches and other protests continued for several weeks.came to Danville and spoke at High Street Baptist Church about the brutali ...
Hugh LoftingIn 1920wrote The Story of Doctor Dolittle, the first of ten Doctor Dolittle books
John Humphrey Noyes... y successful communes in American history. The Oneida Community, founded byin Oneida, New York, was a utopian religious commune that lasted from 1848 ...
Deborah Pratt... t the series, but are mostly unseen. Ziggy (voiced by co-executive producer) is the artificial intelligence that runs the project and attempts to ded ...
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 ...
Sylvester Stallone... g Alive, was released in 1983. It starred John Travolta and was directed by. (Staying Alive was rated PG; it also predated the introduction of the PG ...
Gerard Manley Hopkins... E. Henley – George Herbert – Ralph Hodgson – Thomas Hood – Teresa Hooley –– A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt ...
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 ...
Mike Mignola... His Horse by Susanna Clarke. Art plates were illustrated by William Stout,, Terri Windling, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick, P. Craig Rus ...
Victor Silvester... generation of English dancers in the 1920s, including Josephine Bradley and. These professionals analysed, codified, published and taught a number of ...
Thomas Jefferson, who was serving as ambassador to France at the time, refused to be alarm ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... influenced the Inklings, an Oxford group of Christian writers that includedand C. S. Lewis) and Richard Tarnas
David Storey... ciate Artistic Director 1971–75, directing premiere productions of plays by, among others
Richard Adams... ith his warhorse Skylark, is featured prominently in the novel Traveller by
Moses... int. In 1998, he lent his voice to the animated film The Prince of Egypt as, before starring in the independent film Joe the King (1999) and playing ...
George Washington... anklin, was editor of the Aurora, a Republican newspaper. Bache had accusedof incompetence and financial irregularities, and "the blind, bald, crippl ...
Kathy Reichs... spends much of her free time writing novels about a forensic anthropologist. This mimics Reichs' own real-life second career of writing the Temperanc ...
Billy Bragg... in September 2009 to record the 1970s Clash B-side "Jail Guitar Doors" with. The song is the namesake of a charity founded by Bragg which gives music ...
Hippocrates... similarly to earlier Islamic writers he followed the approach of Galen (andas transmitted through Galen). Along with Rhazes, Abulcasis, Ibn al-Nafis, ...
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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 ...
William Van HornAccording to a story by, Fergus at some point had a short marriage with an unidentified woman, wi ...
Laurence Housman... itor, later remarried, to an elder cousin, Lucy, in 1873. Housman's brotherand sister also became writers
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 ...
HerodotusAccording tothe Heraclids ruled for 22 generations during the period from 1185 BC, las ...
AristotleIn astronomy, he criticized's view of the stars receiving their light from the Sun. Ibn Sīnā stated t ...
Jonas Lie... ur Greats (De Fire Store) Norwegian writers; the others being Henrik Ibsen,, and Alexander Kielland. Bjørnson is celebrated for his lyrics to the Nor ...
Robert Altman... s second film appearance was as a deaf mute hit-man for the mob in director's The Long Goodbye (1973), which was followed by a much more significant ...
Christina Rossetti... name Dante first (in honour of Dante Alighieri). He was the brother of poet, the critic William Michael Rossetti, and author Maria Francesca Rossetti
Patti Smith... rd is featured briefly in the film , a 2008 documentary about rock musician
Cormac McCarthy... amed for Alexander W. Terrell, a Texas state senator. It is the setting for's novel No Country for Old Men, and the Academy Award winning film adapta ...
Kenneth GrahameIn 1908wrote The Wind in the Willows from his retired position as secretary of th ...
Gladys Knight... eared on the television show Star Search and performed in concert alongside. At age 12, Aaliyah signed with Jive Records and her uncle Barry Hankerso ...
William Michael Rossetti... Dante Alighieri). He was the brother of poet Christina Rossetti, the critic, and author Maria Francesca Rossetti
Antonin Artaud... s also celebrated by the Cinémathèque Française, who heralded Avary as "theof cinema" during their Cinema of Cruelty retrospective
Stephanus of Byzantium... 350 BCE. (cf. Phlegon, quoted in the 5th century geographical dictionary of, under 'Gergis'). Other places claimed to have been her home. The sibylli ...
Jonathan Lethem... Bennington College, where he met and befriended fellow writers Donna Tartt,, Francis Lombard and Joseph McLaughlin, none of whom were aware of his li ...
Charles Baudelaire... else; there could be nothing new to say about him. However, as writers likeand Gustave Flaubert came onto the scene to soundly shake the foundations ...
Don RosaIn's "A Letter from Home", it's revealed that Fergus tried to find the Knigh ...
Patrick Moore... laner as the voice of Marvin, Stephen Hawking as the voice of Deep Thought,as the voice of the Guide, Roger Lloyd Pack as Slartibartfast, and Adam Bu ...
Charles Kingsley... eigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Keats – Henry King –– Rudyard Kipling – Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – John Lydg ...
Charles Dickens... late April 1839, as John William Draper had just photographed the Moon andwas serializing Oliver Twist. The majority of the book takes place sevente ...
Donna Tartt... He attended Bennington College, where he met and befriended fellow writers, Jonathan Lethem, Francis Lombard and Joseph McLaughlin, none of whom wer ...
Sanjeev Bhaskar... ogramme, broadcast in late 2003. The film, directed by Deep Sehgal, starredas Arthur Dent, alongside Spencer Brown as Ford Prefect, Nigel Planer as t ...
Otto Jahn... His tenure was from 1819 until his retirement in 1854. He was succeeded byand Friedrich Wilhelm Ritschl, who shared the directorship. From 1870 to 1 ...
Henrik Ibsen... one of The Four Greats (De Fire Store) Norwegian writers; the others being, Jonas Lie, and Alexander Kielland. Bjørnson is celebrated for his lyrics ...
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe... es who argued against his 'perfection.' Germans like Friedrich Schiller anddismissed Racine as höfisches Drama, or "courtly drama" too restricted by ...
Barack Obama... ection, Republican John McCain received 62% of the vote, defeating Democrat, who received around 37%. In the 2009 Gubernatorial Election, Republican ...
Martin Scorsese... ce success, but eventually became a huge critical success both for directorand actor Robert De Niro, who gained about 60 pounds during the shooting o ...
Alan Cranston... aign to win the United States Senate seat held by Democratic incumbent Sen., as he received less than two percent of the vote in the Republican Party ...
Learned Hand... by Morris Ernst, appealed her conviction and won a reversal, in which judgeruled that the pamphlet's main purpose was to "promote understanding"
John Keats... f Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings – Samuel Johnson –– Henry King – Charles Kingsley – Rudyard Kipling – Philip Larkin – Henry ...
Hector Berlioz... xophone was invented for use in both orchestras and concert bands. Composerwrote approvingly of the new instrument in 1842. By 1846 Sax had designed, ...
Dante Alighieri... him Gabriel, but in publications he put the name Dante first (in honour of). He was the brother of poet Christina Rossetti, the critic William Micha ...
Charles DickensThe number of visitors increased, including Queen Victoria and. Work was undertaken during the 19th century to protect the stonework fro ...
John Sparrow... d humorous poems published posthumously under the title Unkind to Unicorns.found statements in a letter written late in Housman's life which describe ...
Henry Sass... inter, having shown a great interest in Medieval Italian art. He studied at's Drawing Academy from 1841 to 1845 when he enrolled at the Antique Schoo ...
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 ...
Fallopius... professorship, which had become vacant by the death of his friend and pupil
Charles Einstein... at Los Angeles advertising agency Dailey & Associates. His half-brother was(1926–2007), a writer for such television programs as Playhouse 90 and Lou ...
Don Rosa... Seafoam is used as back-story. The character's story was later expanded by, and he appears among the McDucks in heaven in The Life and Times of Scro ...
Susanna Clarke... ok was a short story entitled The Duke of Wellington Misplaces His Horse by. Art plates were illustrated by William Stout, Mike Mignola, Terri Windli ...
Patricia Bosworth... gomery, after whom she named her younger son. According to Clift biographer, Ethel was the illegitimate daughter of Woodbury Blair and Maria Anderson ...
Rudyard Kipling... th Jennings – Samuel Johnson – John Keats – Henry King – Charles Kingsley –– Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – John Lydgate – H. F. Lyte – ...
Barack Obama... publican John McCain. McCain won 69% of the vote and 55,187 votes. Democratwon 30% of the vote and 23,726 votes. Other candidates won 648 votes and 1 ...
Ennodius... his place. Very little is known of Olybrius' policy; in his Vita Epifanius,describes him as a pious man and that he acted accordingly. An important c ...
Jay McInerney... lis became closely associated and good friends with fellow Brat Pack writer: the two became known as the "toxic twins". The writer became a pariah fo ...
Rick RiordanAthena appears in's Percy Jackson & the Olympians book series. Her daughter, born from her ...
Goscelin... Justus. A Vita (or Life) was written about the time of his translation, by, but it is mainly based on information in Bede. His tomb was opened in 19 ...
Gustave Flaubert... thing new to say about him. However, as writers like Charles Baudelaire andcame onto the scene to soundly shake the foundations of French literature, ...
Alexander Kielland... ire Store) Norwegian writers; the others being Henrik Ibsen, Jonas Lie, and. Bjørnson is celebrated for his lyrics to the Norwegian National Anthem, ...
PtolemySoon after, he wrote the Compendium of the Almagest, a commentary on's Almagest. Avicenna concluded that Venus is closer to the Earth than the ...
Laurence... more in his lifetime. This proved true. After his death Housman's brother,, published further poems which appeared in More Poems (1936) and Collecte ...
James I of England... able shipbuilding location by John Wood, a shipbuilder, who petitioned Kingfor a land grant. The surrounding area was soon settled as a plantation co ...
Carl BarksCaptain Hugh "Seafoam" McDuck first appeared in an untitledstory (known as "The Horseradish Story"), where the story of Swindle McSue ...
HerodotusAccording to, the Lydians were the first people to introduce the use of gold and silve ...
Galen... tion of Aristotle (into orycta and metals) and three-part classification of(into terrae, lapides and metals). The four parts of Ibn Sina's classifica ...
Montgomery Blair... e her birth and subsequent adoption. This would make her a granddaughter of, Postmaster General under President Abraham Lincoln, and a great-granddau ...
Elizabeth Jennings... – A. E. Housman – Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt –– Samuel Johnson – John Keats – Henry King – Charles Kingsley – Rudyard Ki ...
Anton Chekhov... ive Speech) and the Chekhov Method originated by Michael Chekhov (nephew of)
Jean Anouilh... completed filming a new work, Vous n'avez encore rien vu, an adaptation of's 1941 play Eurydice. It is scheduled to be released in 2012. The film ha ...
Ezekiel... rom the land and dispersed throughout the Babylonian Empire. Among them was. Nebuchadnezzar appointed , Jehoiakim's brother, king of the reduced king ...
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 ...
Phlegon of Tralles... ions. Some genuine Sibylline verses are preserved in the Book of Marvels of(2nd century CE)
John McCain... he national and state levels. In the 2008 Presidential Election, Republicanreceived 61% of the vote, defeating Democrat Barack Obama, who received ar ...
John Keats... friendship. The painting illustrated a poem by the then still little-known. Rossetti's own poem "The Blessed Damozel" was an imitation of Keats, so ...
Ibsen... hristiania to prepare for university. This was the same school that trained, Lie, and Vinje
Vincent of Beauvais... fluential, having influenced later medieval chemists and alchemists such as
Herbert Hoover... ng the report Lawlessness in Law Enforcement in 1931, under the auspices of's Wickersham Commission. In 1934, the ACLU lobbied for the passage of the ...
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 ...
John McCain... nal level, Fairfield leans toward the Republican Party. In 2008, Republicanreceived 2797 votes here (about 70%), while Democrat Barack Obama received ...
Patrick Dennis... ny Award nomination for Best Actress in a Play in 1957 for her iconic role.dedicated his second Auntie Mame book Around the World with Auntie Mame to ...
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 ...
Alcuin... s Eadbald's actions as a repudiation of his father's pro-Frankish policies., a later medieval writer, wrote that Laurence was "censured by apostolic ...
Caroline Coon... Burning", about the bleakness and boredom of life in the inner city. Artist, who was associated with the punk scene, argued that "[t]hose tough, mili ...
Aristotle... es, which was a significant improvement over the two-part classification of(into orycta and metals) and three-part classification of Galen (into terr ...
Barack Obama... Republican John McCain received 2797 votes here (about 70%), while Democratreceived 1137 (about 28%)
J. K. Rowling... for fans. A well-known example of this comes in the Harry Potter series of, where three such supplemental books have been produced, with the profits ...
Nostradamus... ings of sibyls and oracles were notoriously open to interpretation (compare) and were constantly used for both civil and cult propaganda. The Sibylli ...
L. Frank BaumIn 1900(1856–1919) published The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. It has been constantly i ...
Truman... ionist Senator Robert Taft. Eisenhower's campaign was a crusade against theadministration's policies regarding "Korea, Communism and Corruption.
LL Cool J... s, there were popular hip hop songs, and the celebrities of the scene, like, gained mainstream renown. Other performers experimented with politicized ...
Gene L. Coon... droid, in The Questor Tapes, written for television by Gene Roddenberry andand directed by Richard A. Colla, who, almost four years later, again dire ...
Wang Anshi... action at court, resolutely opposed to the reformist policies of Chancellor. Sima presented increasingly critical memorials to the throne until 1070, ...
Joseph Cotten... ie" Newton (Teresa Wright), who suspects her beloved uncle Charlie Oakley () of being a serial murderer. Critics have said that in its use of overlap ...
Hope Mirrlees... ish fantasy, following in the footsteps of authors such as Lord Dunsany and. It is concerned with the adventures of a young man from the village of W ...
Don RosaAccording to, Seafoam McDuck and Hugh McDuck are the same character; "Seafoam" is just ...
Richard Dreyfuss... southern California, attending Beverly Hills High School with the likes ofand Rob Reiner
Jesse Frank Ford... ite for a possible nuclear waste disposal repository but was later dropped., founder of Arrowhead Mills, led the opposition to the Deaf Smith site on ...
André Malraux... snais married Florence Malraux (daughter of the French statesman and writer); she was a regular member of his production team, working as assistant d ...
Bollandist... nt Veronica or Berenice, according to the "Acta Sanctorum" published by thes (under February 4), was a pious woman of Jerusalem who, moved with pity ...
Virgil... alongside the virtuous non-Christian thinkers in his Divine Comedy such as, Averroes, Homer, Horace, Ovid, Lucan, Socrates, Plato, and Saladin, Avic ...
Friedrich Schiller... iticism from many sources who argued against his 'perfection.' Germans likeand Johann Wolfgang von Goethe dismissed Racine as höfisches Drama, or "co ...
Rob Reiner... attending Beverly Hills High School with the likes of Richard Dreyfuss and
Walter ScottThe castle's cultural prominence increased after Sirwrote Kenilworth in 1821 describing the royal visit of Queen Elizabeth. Ve ...
Bob Dylan"Love and Theft" is the 31st studio album by, released by Columbia Records on September 11, 2001. It featured backing ...
Brendan Sullivan Jr... d that Stevens had hired "Washington's most powerful and expensive lawyer",., in response to the investigation. In 2006, during wiretapped conversati ...
John McCain... toward the Republican Party. In the 2008 Presidential Election, Republicanreceived 62% of the vote, defeating Democrat Barack Obama, who received ar ...
Samuel Johnson... ry Howard, Earl of Surrey – T. E. Hulme – Leigh Hunt – Elizabeth Jennings –– John Keats – Henry King – Charles Kingsley – Rudyard Kipling – Philip La ...
Gavin Lambert's memoir, Mainly About Lindsay Anderson, in which he claimed that Anderso ...
Frank MillerThe Dark Knight Returns, written by, takes place about 10 years after Batman "retires." It depicts an "Arkham ...
Neil GaimanStardust (1998) is the first solo prose novel by. It is usually published as a novel with illustrations by Charles Vess. S ...
Omar Khayyám... owne claims that the following Persian verses are incorrectly attributed to, and were originally written by Ibn Sīnā
Dante AlighieriAs early as the 14th century whendepicted him in Limbo alongside the virtuous non-Christian thinkers in his ...
Barack Obama... ection, Republican John McCain received 61% of the vote, defeating Democrat, who received around 37%. In the 2009 Gubernatorial Election, Republican ...
Beatrix PotterIn 1902published The Tale of Peter Rabbit, that follows Peter Rabbit, a mischievo ...
Snorri Sturluson... hapter 31 of Gylfaginning in the Prose Edda, written in the 13th century by, Ullr is referred to as a son of Sif (with a father unrecorded in survivi ...
John Lydgate... s Kingsley – Rudyard Kipling – Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow –– H. F. Lyte – Louis MacNeice – Andrew Marvell – John Masefield – Alice Me ...
Florence TurnerGriffith had intended to give the part to Biograph's leading lady,, but Lawrence managed to convince Solter and Griffith that she was the be ...
C. L. R. James... Indian songs, and epitomised an event that historian and cricket enthusiastdefined as crucial to West Indian post-colonial societies. The song, later ...
Sophocles... icles on such authors as Horace, Propertius, Ovid, Aeschylus, Euripides and. He gradually acquired such a high reputation that in 1892 he was offered ...
Geoffrey Perkins... sounding nature, but also for the fact that it had a banjo in it, which, asrecalls, Adams said would give it an "on the road, hitch-hiking feel.
Pierre Corneille... d himself compared constantly with his contemporaries, especially the great. In his own plays, Racine sought to abandon the ornate and almost otherwo ...
Cameron Crowe... alongside Orlando Bloom, in Elizabethtown, a movie written and directed by. The film premiered at the 2005 Toronto Film Festival. Dunst revealed tha ...
Carl BarksSir Stuft McDuck is mentioned in the story "The Old Castle's Secret" byand later appeared in Don Rosa's Duck Family Tree
Jay McInerney... ays Blair in the 1987 film adaptation of Less Than Zero. Allison Poole from's 1988 novel Story of My Life appears as a torture victim of Patrick's. 1 ...
Lorenzo Mattotti... Robin Mullins, Lisa Snellings, Terry Moore, Tony DiTerlizzi, Linda Medley,, Zander Cannon, Dave McKean, Jeff Smith, Trina Robbins & Steve Leialoha, ...
Cyprian Norwid... stic minds, including the Romantic poets Adam Mickiewicz, Juliusz Słowacki,, and composer Frédéric Chopin. In the occupied and repressed Poland, some ...
Alexander Pope... replaced, the well-known formal gardens of England which were criticized byand others from the 1710s. Starting in 1719, William Kent replaced these w ...
Chuck DixonA three-part comic-book adaptation with script byand Sean Deming and illustrated by David Wenzel was published by Eclipse C ...
Joshua Reynolds... d Raphael and Michelangelo and the formal training regime introduced by Sir. Their approach was to return to the abundant detail, intense colours, an ...
Donald Bellisario... 1989 to May 5, 1993, for a total of five seasons. The series was created by, and starred Scott Bakula as Dr. Sam Beckett, a physicist from six years ...
Don RosaSir Donald McDuck is mentioned in "The History of The Clan McDuck" by, a chapter created for The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck though it nev ...
Dan Aykroyd... He had a cameo in the opening scene of , playing a driver whose passenger () has a shocking secret. In James L. Brooks's hit Broadcast News (1987), A ...
Aristotle... e critics insisted on judging him according to the traditional standards ofand his Italian commentators from which he tended to stray. Attitudes shif ...
Harry Solter... films directed by Griffith in 1908. Toward the end of 1908 Lawrence married
Hannah More... atest refinement in Brown's landscapes. At Hampton Court, Brown encounteredin 1782 and described his "grammatical" manner in her literary terms: "'No ...
Jared LetoBetween 2006 and 2007, he replacedin Awake, with Jessica Alba, which tells the story of a man who remains aw ...
Pierre BertonNoted Canadian authoronce wrote: "In so many ways the story of Tim Hortons is the essential Can ...
Jamie Lee Curtis... lm, and saw Schwarzenegger, reunited with James Cameron, appearing opposite
Stephen Thomas Erlewine... Aaliyah's "girlish, breathy vocals rode calmly on R. Kelly's rough beats".of Allmusic felt that the album had its "share of filler", but described t ...
Dennis Potter... nnaît la chanson (Same Old Song) (1997), his tribute to television works of, the characters express their key emotions or private thoughts by burstin ...
Michelangelo... c approach first adopted by the Mannerist artists who succeeded Raphael andand the formal training regime introduced by Sir Joshua Reynolds. Their ap ...
Don Rosa... in the story "The Old Castle's Secret" by Carl Barks and later appeared in's Duck Family Tree
Barack Obama... y won by a much smaller margin of one percent, in 2008 Democratic candidatewon by a slightly larger 4.4 percent margin, 52%-47%
James L. Brooks... , playing a driver whose passenger (Dan Aykroyd) has a shocking secret. In's hit Broadcast News (1987), Albert Brooks was nominated for an Academy A ...
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)
Dick BrunaThe Dutch artist, creator of Miffy, has suggested that Hello Kitty is a copy of Miffy (in ...
Rudyard KiplingIn 1894published The Jungle Book, a collection of stories about a boy who lives i ...
Sri Aurobindo... n Tagen, Stockhausen had read a biography by Satprem about the Bengali guru(Guerreri 2009), and subsequently he also read many of the published writi ...
Bertrand Tavernier... d developed after a series of discussions Wenders had with French filmmaker, Until the End of the World is Wenders' most ambitious film. Filmed in 15 ...
H. P. Lovecraft... on the Roof called A Shoggoth on the Roof, which incorporates the works of. In the film Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), parodies "Matchmaker"
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 ...
Alan MooreArkham Asylum also features in other DC Universe publications. In's Swamp Thing, The Floronic Man is detained there, and in The Sandman by ...
Jeanne Moreau... er has been filming his extended family to bring home to his blind mother ()
Garry Wills... d measures as inimical as the Alien and Sedition Acts themselves. Historianargued "Their nullification effort, if others had picked it up, would have ...
Louis MacNeice... – Philip Larkin – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – John Lydgate – H. F. Lyte –– Andrew Marvell – John Masefield – Alice Meynell – Harold Monro – William ...
Andrei Bely... cians; these include Pulitzer Prize-winning and Nobel Laureate Saul Bellow,, Joseph Beuys, Owen Barfield, Wassily Kandinsky, Nobel Laureates Selma La ...
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 ...
Barack Obama... oted for Republican John McCain in the 2008 presidential election, Democratwon 33,435 votes (71 percent) of the ballots in Webb County. McCain was a ...
Romano Scarpa... nastia dei paperi (History and glory of the Duck Dynasty) by Guido Martina,, Giorgio Cavazzano and Giovan Battista Carpi, first published between Apr ...
Neil GaimanIn by, the necropolis apprentice Petrefax tells a story that includes a storyte ...
Gwen Ifill... anson. She appeared on Saturday Night Live on October 4, 2008, as moderatorimpersonator in a comedic sketch depicting the recent vice-presidential de ...
Richard Ellmann... insisting that a playbill from the first performance be reproduced inside.argues that the proofs show a man "very much in command of himself and of ...
John Ruskin... ex compositions of Quattrocento Italian and Flemish art. The eminent criticlater wrote
Al Pacino... n Wings of Courage, a 3D IMAX film, and that same year, he starred oppositeand Robert De Niro in Heat, which is now considered one of the best crime/ ...
Tony Cozier... er recorded by Lord Beginner, is rarely credited to Lord Kitchener althoughand many who attended the Test at The Oval can attest that it was a Kitch ...
Don RosaSir Simon McDuck is mentioned in A Letter From Home by. According to his tombstone he lived from 1437 to 1509. He was treasurer ...
Saul Bellow... ists and musicians; these include Pulitzer Prize-winning and Nobel Laureate, Andrei Bely, Joseph Beuys, Owen Barfield, Wassily Kandinsky, Nobel Laure ...
Pierre de Nolhacarrived at the Palace of Versailles in 1887 and was appointed curator of t ...
Andrew Marvell... – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – John Lydgate – H. F. Lyte – Louis MacNeice –– John Masefield – Alice Meynell – Harold Monro – William Morris – Edwin M ...
Dave McKean... erry Moore, Tony DiTerlizzi, Linda Medley, Lorenzo Mattotti, Zander Cannon,, Jeff Smith, Trina Robbins & Steve Leialoha, Gary Gianni, Janine Johnston ...
Osama bin LadenThe media focused on a large computer simulation of a former hideout ofby Ben Langlands and Nikki Bell, as well as the fact that one of their exh ...
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Norman ThomasACLU leadership was split on whether to purge its leadership of communists., John Haynes Holmes, and Morris Ernst were anti-communists who wanted to ...
Giovan Battista Carpi... of the Duck Dynasty) by Guido Martina, Romano Scarpa, Giorgio Cavazzano and, first published between April 5, 1970 and May 24, 1970
Nas... with hardcore rappers such as the Wu-Tang Clan and gangsta rappers such asand The Notorious B.I.G coming to dominate the East Coast scene
Eysteinn ValdasonThree skaldic poems, Þórsdrápa, Haustlöng and a fragment by, refer to Thor as Ullr's stepfather, confirming Snorri's information
Sarah FergusonIn 1986, Prince Andrew married; the couple's marriage, subsequent separation and eventual divorce in 199 ...
Jill Eisenstadt... ture novelist Jonathan Lethem and befriended fellow writers Donna Tartt and. In Tartt's The Secret History (1992), her version of Bennington is given ...
Sue TownsendIn's , Adrian writes a book entitled Lo! The Flat Hills Of My Homeland, in w ...
Richard Coppin... ury England and 18th-century Europe and America. Gerrard Winstanley (1648),(1652), Jane Leade (1697), and then George de Benneville in America, taugh ...
Owen Barfield... er Prize-winning and Nobel Laureate Saul Bellow, Andrei Bely, Joseph Beuys,, Wassily Kandinsky, Nobel Laureates Selma Lagerlöf and Albert Schweitzer, ...
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 ...
Tony DiTerlizzi... Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mullins, Lisa Snellings, Terry Moore,, Linda Medley, Lorenzo Mattotti, Zander Cannon, Dave McKean, Jeff Smith, ...
William Bell Scott... (1849) and Ecce Ancilla Domini (1850) both portray Mary as a teenage girl.saw Girlhood in progress in Hunt's studio and remarked on young Rossetti's ...
Dante Alighieri... years, Rossetti worked on English translations of Italian poetry including's La Vita Nuova (published as The Early Italian Poets in 1861). These and ...
Carlo CollodiIn 1883wrote his puppet story, The Adventures of Pinocchio as a first Italian fan ...
Viktor RydbergIn's idiosyncratic Teutonic Mythology Ullr is the son of Sif and Egill-Örvan ...
Adam Mickiewicz... e greatest Polish literary and artistic minds, including the Romantic poets, Juliusz Słowacki, Cyprian Norwid, and composer Frédéric Chopin. In the o ...
Quentin Tarantino... Gun director Tony Scott to play Elvis in True Romance, which was written by
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Philip K. DickIn's novel The Man in the High Castle, each character comes into interaction ...
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Elizabeth SiddalIn 1850, Rossetti met, an important early model for the Pre-Raphaelite painters. Over the next ...
Chrissie Hynde... uring interviews with James, Sensible, Scabies, Glen Matlock, Don Letts and, the programme gave some new insights into the bands and personalities ar ...
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William Shatner... Chair". In the Family Guy episode "When You Wish Upon a Weinstein" (2003),is depicted as playing Tevye in a scene from Fiddler. The second episode o ...
Michael Jackson... 2008 and singing "I'll Be Seeing You" during the montage. Latifah spoke at's memorial service in Los Angeles. She also hosted the 2010 People's Choi ...
Richie Unterberger... ago. But it is there and unignorable." When it finally saw in 1998, criticdeclared the record "an important document of rock history.
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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, ...
Marlene Dietrich... of Warner Bros.' biggest stars, Jane Wyman, with the sultry German actress. Hitchcock used a number of prominent British actors, including Michael W ...
Carl Barks... of Baghdad). The latter was featured in the story King Scrooge the First byand Tony Strobl, first published in October, 1967, as the earliest known a ...
Harry SolterAlso at Vitagraph was a young actor,, who was looking for 'a young, beautiful equestrian girl' to star in a fi ...
Dante Alighieri... mies of the Visconti in Pisa soon removed the last judge, Nino, a friend of, in 1288
Patricia HighsmithWith the film Strangers on a Train (1951), based on the novel by, Hitchcock combined many elements from his preceding films. He approached ...
Patti Smith... s asking various recording artists—Depeche Mode, U2, R.E.M., Talking Heads,, Can, Elvis Costello, Nick Cave, Lou Reed, Jane Siberry, etc.—for music t ...
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Dennis O'NeilArkham Asylum first appeared in 1974, in Batman #258 by. In this story, it is named as "Arkham Hospital", although it is not clea ...
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 ...
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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 ...
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 ...
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Richard LaGravenese... 2. The production is to be directed by Steven Soderbergh with screenplay bybased on Thorson's book . The score will be by
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Mary Mapes DodgeAlso in 1865,published Hans Brinker, or the Silver Skates, the story of a Dutch boy who ...
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William Allingham... illustration was "The Maids of Elfen-Mere" (1855), for a poem by his friend, and he contributed two illustrations to Edward Moxon's 1857 edition of A ...
Mark Crilley... rri Windling, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick, P. Craig Russell,, Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mullins, Lisa Snellings, Terry Moo ...
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Dolly Parton... wood. Latifah hosted the 2010 BET Awards on June 27, 2010. She starred within (2012)
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Alfred, Lord Tennyson... ham, and he contributed two illustrations to Edward Moxon's 1857 edition of's Poems as well as illustrations for works by his sister Christina Rosset ...
J. R. R. Tolkien's fantasy novel The Lord of the Rings (1937-1949) shares elements with De ...
William ByrdIn 1728,headed an expedition sent to determine the true boundary between Virginia ...
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Alexander Esenin-Volpin... mathematicians accept the reality of countably infinite sets (however, seefor a counter-example)
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Edwin Muir... Marvell – John Masefield – Alice Meynell – Harold Monro – William Morris –– Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noyes – Wilfred Owen – Thomas Love Peacock – Geor ...
Doug Moench# Issue 78, "The Day of the Sword", Roy Thomas/(w), Howard Chaykin (layouts) Dick Giordano/Terry Austin (a). (Origin re-d ...
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Jane Siberry... E.M., Talking Heads, Patti Smith, Can, Elvis Costello, Nick Cave, Lou Reed,, etc.—for music to be used in the film; specifically for the music that t ...
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry... film version of The Little Prince, based on the classic children's tale by. This film was a critical and box office failure, but the soundtrack reco ...
Howard Chaykin# Issue 78, "The Day of the Sword", Roy Thomas/Doug Moench (w),(layouts) Dick Giordano/Terry Austin (a). (Origin re-drawn). (Reprint from ...
Brian Clemens... were auditioned before the show's casting director suggested that producersand Albert Fennell check out a televised drama featuring the relatively un ...
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Barack ObamaIn the 2008 presidential election, Democratreceived 50.2% of the vote here (507 ballots cast), ahead of Republican Jo ...
Lars von Trier... ived reasonable reviews, and earned $640 thousand worldwide. Dunst stars in's science-fiction film Melancholia as a depressed woman at the end of the ...
Bill MooreMore prosaically, Clark cites, who asserts that "the Men in Black are really government agents in disgu ...
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William MorrisHis visions of Arthurian romance and medieval design also inspiredand Edward Burne-Jones. Neither Burne-Jones nor Morris knew Rossetti perso ...
Émile Zola... itional acceptance and integration of the Jews in Europe. He also supported's position in the Dreyfus affair
Joel Chandler HarrisIn 1881(1845–1908) published Uncle Remus, a collection of stories narrated by the ...
Horace... l studies independently and published scholarly articles on such authors as, Propertius, Ovid, Aeschylus, Euripides and Sophocles. He gradually acqui ...
Shakespeare... s in English, made by Thomas Shelton in 1608, but not published until 1612.had evidently read Don Quixote, but it is most unlikely that Cervantes had ...
Donna Tartt... where he met future novelist Jonathan Lethem and befriended fellow writersand Jill Eisenstadt. In Tartt's The Secret History (1992), her version of ...
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 ...
John TravoltaTony Manero () is a skirt-chasing Italian American from the Bay Ridge, Brooklyn neighbo ...
Michael Jackson... to attend, to recite a poem written by Angelou at the memorial service forin July 2009
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Lynn Barber... mation Act, The Sunday Telegraph obtained emails between the Tate and judge, which revealed that the judges had been sent a list of shows by artists ...
Maya AngelouLatifah was asked by, who was unable to attend, to recite a poem written by Angelou at the mem ...
Eoin ColferIt was announced on 17 September 2008 that Artemis Fowl authorhad been commissioned to write the sixth instalment entitled And Another T ...
William Bell ScottIn February 1857, Rossetti wrote to
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Henry de Monfreid... and spearheads made of stingray stingers, used in Micronesia and elsewhere.stated in his books that before World War II, in the Horn of Africa, whips ...
John Masefield... Longfellow – John Lydgate – H. F. Lyte – Louis MacNeice – Andrew Marvell –– Alice Meynell – Harold Monro – William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbo ...
Salvator Rosa... for in an ideal landscape, where the painterly inspiration would come fromrather than Claude Lorrain. During the nineteenth century he was widely cr ...
Henrik WergelandFrom his youth and forwards, Bjørnson admired, and became a vivid spokesman for the Norwegian Left-wing movement. In th ...
Paul Jenkins... on the book to date. Other writers who have written for the series include, Warren Ellis, Brian Azzarello, Neil Gaiman, Grant Morrison, Denise Mina, ...
Thomas Jefferson... Clark camped at that mouth of the Kalama River, under orders from President. Over the following days, they would reached the present sites of Kelso a ...
Jim Morrison... he band of the same name. Kilmer memorized the lyrics to all of lead singer's songs prior to his audition, and sent a video of himself performing som ...
Oliver Parker... ted a version using an all black cast, set in the United States of America., an English director who had previously adapted other plays by Wilde, mad ...
Paul Chadwick... y William Stout, Mike Mignola, Terri Windling, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson,, P. Craig Russell, Mark Crilley, Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mu ...
Lewis CarrollIn 1865(1832–1898) published Alice's Adventures in Wonderland in England. The tal ...
Shintaro TsujiIn 1962,, founder of Sanrio, began selling rubber sandals with flowers painted on ...
Alice Meynell... n Lydgate – H. F. Lyte – Louis MacNeice – Andrew Marvell – John Masefield –– Harold Monro – William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noye ...
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Ivar Aasen... okesman for the Norwegian Left-wing movement. In this respect, he supported, and joined forces in the political struggles in the 1860s and -70s. When ...
Louis Marshall... at Syracuse University, under the leadership of Syracuse University Trustee, with the active support of Syracuse University Chancellor Day. Its found ...
Arthur Garfield Hays... on. But part of the ACLU supported Ford's right to free speech. ACLU leaderproposed a compromise (supporting the auto workers union, yet also endorsi ...
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Julian Lennon... ings Castle and released the environmental charity single with her cover of's song "Saltwater". All the money from this single went to charity. In 19 ...
Thomas JeffersonVice Presidentdenounced the Sedition Act as invalid and a violation of the constitution
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David Lee Roth... itar player to record the parts. He eventually found former Frank Zappa andguitar player Steve Vai, whom Coverdale had seen in the 1986 film Crossroa ...
George Washington... he site was purchased by William Dobson and was called Dobson's Crossroads.was served breakfast at Dobson's tavern on June 2, 1791. Joseph Kerner bou ...
Adolf HitlerIn his later life, Steiner was accused by the Nazis of being a Jew, andlabelled Anthroposophy "Jewish methods." The anthroposophical institutions ...
Julie Andrews... ext Broadway production was Camelot. The production starred Richard Burton,and Robert Goulet.The trio appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show and sang a few ...
John Ruskin... ch were called later the third and fourth "Mycenaean"; but these, bought by, and presented to the British Museum, excited less attention than they de ...
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JeffersonThe Democratic Party is often called "the party of," while the modern Republican Party is often called "the party of Lincoln ...
John Lott... he authors find a slight Democratic lead in the average endorsement choice.and Kevin Hassett of the American Enterprise Institute study the coverage ...
William ShakespeareAs regards the unity of action, Racine differs sharply fromin excluding minor plots (compare the parallel themes of blind and unnatur ...
Simon PeggIn 2008, Dunst starred alongsidein How to Lose Friends and Alienate People, an adaptation of the memoir of ...
Margaret Roper... hurch in Canterbury, possesses More's head, rescued by his beloved daughter. This is sealed in the Roper family vault beneath the altar of the Nichol ...
P. Craig Russell... , Mike Mignola, Terri Windling, Bryan Talbot, Jill Thompson, Paul Chadwick,, Mark Crilley, Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mullins, Lisa Snelli ...
Dennis O'Neil... ular his fictional city of Arkham, Massachusetts, the asylum was created byand first appeared in Batman #258 (October 1974); much of its back-story w ...
Toby Young... on of the memoir of the same name by former Vanity Fair contributing editor. After she signed on to the film, she revealed that she had joined the pr ...
Harold Monro... . Lyte – Louis MacNeice – Andrew Marvell – John Masefield – Alice Meynell –– William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noyes – Wilfred Owe ...
Lewis Carroll... nd they wanted Hello Kitty to be different. Shimizu got the name Kitty from's Through the Looking-Glass, where in a scene early in the book Alice pla ...
George Lucas... ng as Anakin Skywalker in the next two prequels (2002) and (2005). Directorhad turned down such big names as Leonardo DiCaprio and Ryan Phillipe for ...
Rupert Everett... ted other plays by Wilde, made a film in 2002; it stars Colin Firth (Jack),(Algy), Dame Judi Dench (Lady Bracknell), Reese Witherspoon (Cecily), Fran ...
Joseph Mundassery... s like R. K. Shanmukham Chetty, P.C. Rao, C. Achutha Menon, K. Karunakaran,, Vinod Rai etc. after the independence. These individuals have changed th ...
Euripides... scholarly articles on such authors as Horace, Propertius, Ovid, Aeschylus,and Sophocles. He gradually acquired such a high reputation that in 1892 h ...
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Rosie O'Donnell... y Fierstein, starred as Tevye, and Randy Graff, and later Andrea Martin and, was Golde. This production replaced Yente's song "The Rumor" with a song ...
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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 ...
Sun Tzu... ive development in martial philosophy and strategy emerged, as described byin The Art of War (c. 350 BC)
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Leslie Phillips... Blofeld and Fred Trueman as themselves, June Whitfield as the Raffle Woman,as Hactar, Saeed Jaffrey as the Man on the Pole, Sir Patrick Moore as hims ...
Jeremy Clarkson... rms "Little Englanders". His critical targets also include celebrity chefs,, Vanessa Feltz and, especially, Esther Rantzen. He was a vociferous criti ...
Roger Penrose... created by the Swedish artist Oscar Reutersvärd in 1934. The mathematicianindependently devised and popularised it in the 1950s, describing it as "i ...
Donald KnuthIn Introduction to MMIX,proposed that this unit be called a large kilobyte (abbreviated KKB). Othe ...
Dave BarryThe Hawley-Smoot Tariff appears repeatedly in's because, "We think it has a wonderful ring to it, and we just like to s ...
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Quentin TarantinoIn thefilm Inglourious Basterds, the Nazi-Propaganda film Nation's Pride is dire ...
Walter Cronkite... c attention. This culminated at the Cronkite's Universe talk show hosted byin New York in 1981, where Leakey and Johanson held a fierce debate on liv ...
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Robert Michael Pyle... tories of wildmen are found on every continent except Antarctica. Ecologistargues that most cultures have human-like giants in their folk history: "W ...
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Richard DutcherKilmer was in negotiations with(a leading director of Mormon-related films) to play the lead role in a fi ...
Ben Stein... Bueller's Day Off includes a scene where former Richard Nixon speech writer, in the role of a high school teacher, leads a class discussion about the ...
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Jacob Grimm... dern German became attached to the activities of these courts specifically.thought that the word is identical in origin to a homophonous word for the ...
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Barack Obama... Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush all won the county twice. In 2008 Democratwon Klickitat County over Republican by only 21 votes or percentage wise 4 ...
Peter Maas... United States. Valachi mentions, in the book The Valachi Papers, written by, a certain "Sandino," as the Family counselor. The mysterious "Sandino" w ...
Stanley UnwinThe comedianmoved to Long Buckby in 1940 when he got a job with the British Broadcasti ...
Heinrich Heine... ssions. The composer showed the taste for social life and the dandyism thatemphasized in his literary portrait of Bellini (Florentinische Nächte, 183 ...
Bram Stoker... a major influence on later vampire fiction, particularly Dracula (1897) by. Many of today's standard vampire tropes originated in Varney: Varney has ...
Dickens... elding, and Sterne, as well as in the classic 19th-century novelists Scott,, Flaubert, Melville, Twain, and Dostoevsky, and in the 20th -century work ...
Mark James... out the match. Sam Torrance branded it "disgusting," while European captainreferred to it as a "bear pit" in a book recounting the event. There were ...
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 ...
Lynne CheneySeveral CC alumni are engaged in political careers. Its graduates include, wife of former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney, and their two daughters, ...
Michel Gondry... xpressed interest in playing the role of Blondie frontwoman Debbie Harry in's upcoming biographical film about the band. Dunst is due to appear in Ju ...
Donald JohansonLeakey andwere at the time considered to be the most famous palaeoanthoropologists, ...
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 ...
Edith Wharton... England perhaps London, circa 1890, we see a man pedaling a penny-farthing.'s novel The Age of Innocence (1920) opens with a description of a perform ...
Mary Harron... reen, and a starkly different Less Than Zero film was released in 1987, and's adaptation of American Psycho was released to predominantly positive re ...
Michelangelo... ly Renaissance, the Sibyls were also represented in publicly available art.fixed our image of the sibyls forever, in his powerful representations of ...
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 ...
Joel Osteen... political influence. In the 21st century, the televised church services of's Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, and Robert Schuller's Crystal Cathed ...
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 ...
John Cage... sound of one drone could make music. Also in 1949, Pierre Boulez befriended, who was visiting Paris to do research on the music of . John Cage had be ...
Harvey Fierstein... iews and 781 performances at the Minskoff Theatre. Alfred Molina, and later, starred as Tevye, and Randy Graff, and later Andrea Martin and Rosie O'D ...
Tina Turner... med. Footage from the show was used on the Delicate Sound of Thunder video.played here in 1990 during her Foreign Affair Tour
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John Ruskin... "The Elements of Drawing", a watercolor tutorial by the English art critic, has been out of print only once since it was first published in 1857. Co ...
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George Melly... chard Long, Declan McGonagle and Thérèsa Oulton. The prize was presented by
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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 ...
Quentin Tarantino... hivists". Among this group, Avary met an odd and brilliant film enthusiast,. The two became friends, introducing each other to their favorite films
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William Worthy... hose to not defend him. The ACLU later reversed their stance, and supportedand Rockwell Kent in their passport confiscation cases, which resulted in ...
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Tim Holland... ampionship competition in backgammon was held in Las Vegas, Nevada in 1967.was declared the winner that year and at the tournament the following year ...
Thomas Love Peacock... William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noyes – Wilfred Owen –– George Peele – Alexander Pope – Frederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh – John ...
John Keel... ally and most frequently reported in the 1950s and 1960s, some researchers—and others—have suggested similarities between Men in Black reports and ea ...
Arthur Conan Doyle... er, and also in the "Song of the Bow", a poem from The White Company by Sir
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Anne Rice... k Shadows, Mick St.John in the TV show Moonlight, Louis de Pointe du Lac in's Interview with the Vampire, Kain in the Legacy Of Kain video games, Mar ...
FieldingDon Quixotes influence can be seen in the work of Smollett, Defoe,, and Sterne, as well as in the classic 19th-century novelists Scott, Dick ...
Ernst Moritz Arndt... Georg Niebuhr, the theologians Karl Barth and Joseph Ratzinger and the poet
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Jerome Clark... period since modern sightings began in 1947, but according to UFO historian, "All MIB are not necessarily garbed in dark suits.
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Peter Haining... ared in The Television Crimebusters Omnibus, a hardback anthology edited by, first published by Orion in 1994.(This Steed and Tara story first appear ...
Lactantius... Tibur or the Greek Sibyl of Cumae is not always clear. The Christian authorhad no hesitation in identifying the sibyl in question as the Tiburtine si ...
Roman Dmowski... waves of Polish unrest, political maneuvering, strikes and rebellion, withand Józef Piłsudski active as leaders of the nationalist and socialist fac ...
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 ...
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Nozhat al-Majales... m Ibn Sina is recorded in various manuscripts and later anthologies such as
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DefoeDon Quixotes influence can be seen in the work of Smollett,, Fielding, and Sterne, as well as in the classic 19th-century novelists S ...
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Jay McInerney... of the so-called literary Brat Pack, which also included Tama Janowitz and. He is a self-proclaimed satirist, whose trademark technique, as a writer ...
Roger Bacon... قيه (hikmat-al-mashriqqiyya, in Latin Philosophia Orientalis), mentioned by, the majority of which is lost in antiquity, which according to Averroes ...
Quentin Tarantino... on Reservoir Dogs and Pulp Fiction, the latter of which earned both him andan Oscar for Best Original Screenplay at the 67th Academy Awards. He also ...
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Tao YuanmingThe Peach Blossom Spring, a prose written by, describes a utopian place. The narrative goes that a fisherman from Wuli ...
Mark HalperinOne such allegation of misleading balance came from, political director of ABC News. He stated in an internal e-mail message ...
King James I... first permanent English settlement in the "New World", Jamestown. Named for, it was founded in May 1607 by Christopher Newport. In 1619, colonists to ...
Mayrhofer... ek (hélos) ‘swamp’, the Rigvedic term refers mostly to stagnant waters, andconsiders unlikely a connection with the root * ‘run, flow’
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Moses... received poor reviews. Also in 2004, Kilmer returned to the theatre to playin a Los Angeles musical production of , produced by BCBG founder Max Azri ...
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Wilfred Owen... Harold Monro – William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt – Alfred Noyes –– Thomas Love Peacock – George Peele – Alexander Pope – Frederic Prokosch ...
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Herbert Aptheker... Frederick Sharp's decision to allow speaking invitations to Marxist speakerand civil liberties activist Frank Wilkinson; however, the two speakers ca ...
Alfred Noyes... lice Meynell – Harold Monro – William Morris – Edwin Muir – Henry Newbolt –– Wilfred Owen – Thomas Love Peacock – George Peele – Alexander Pope – Fre ...
Ron JoyceSoon after Horton opened the store, he met, a former Hamilton police constable. In 1965, Joyce took over the fledgli ...
Bertrand Russell... ics to a logical formulation via set theory and its derailing by a youthful, the discoverer of Russell's paradox. Frege had planned a three volume de ...
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Jeff Grubb... blished an expanded edition, entitled the Marvel Superheroes Advanced Game.designed both editions, and Steve Winter wrote both editions. Both use the ...
John Milton... found that publishers often served the interests of powerful social groups.'s pamphlet Areopagitica, a Speech for the Liberty of Unlicensed Printing, ...
Karl Marx... thus maximise their profits, an opinion shared by the socialist Chartists.said: "The campaign for the abolition of the Corn Laws had begun and the w ...
Denzel Washington... e played the role of Thelma in the 1999 movie The Bone Collector, alongsideand Angelina Jolie
Barack Obama... er, the Washington Democratic caucus awarded two-thirds of its delegates toand one-third to Clinton. After Clinton's June 7 concession, Murray switch ...
John Skelton... alter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sassoon –– Robert Southey – Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevens ...
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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 ...
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Angelina Jolie... helma in the 1999 movie The Bone Collector, alongside Denzel Washington and
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Adam McKay... filming the independent comedy, Bachelorette, produced by Will Ferrell and.Reports have stated that she will join Clive Owen and Orlando Bloom in th ...
David ArquetteOn June 25, 2002, in an episode of Son of the Beach,guest-starred as Johnny Queefer in a send-off episode entitled "Saturday N ...
Antonin Artaud... mposed significant electronic, vocal, and instrumental works. In late 1947,recorded (To Have Done with the Judgment of God), an audio piece full of t ...
Mircea Eliadediscussed initiation as a principal religious act by classical or traditio ...
James Hilton... "—a place like Shangri-La, hidden in the Tibetan mountains and described byin his utopian novel Lost Horizon (1933). Christopher Columbus followed di ...
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Ayumi Hamasaki... pop-rock band Tokio Hotel. In Asia, idols range from Japanese pop megastarsand Namie Amuro as well as Kana Nishino and Japanese music groups such as ...
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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Bob DylanA famous and widely bootlegged concert byat the Free Trade Hall in Manchester on 17 May 1966 was mistakenly labelle ...
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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 ...
Rudy GiulianiIn 2000, at the Inner Circle press dinner, mayorspoofed John Travolta by dancing to "Disco Inferno" by The Trammps. Giulia ...
Jackie Chan... of Around the World in 80 Days, where he appeared onscreen with action starfor the first time. In 2005 he appeared as himself in the film The Kid & I ...
Chuck Jones... Sonny with a Chance & Kappa Mikey feature a sketch show within the TV show.'s 1953 cartoon Duck Amuck shows Daffy Duck trapped in a cartoon that an u ...
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William ShakespeareThe earliest known literary use of the word assassination is in Macbeth by(1605)
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Dan Rather... Iraqi press. This approach is presumed to have been employed in the case ofover a story that he ran on 60 Minutes in the month prior to the 2004 elec ...
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Siegfried Sassoon... rederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rossetti –– John Skelton – Robert Southey – Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Rober ...
ZoroasterAstrology—The Operation of the Moon: Hermes claims thatdiscovered this part of the wisdom of the whole universe, astrology, and t ...
Robert McNamara... tements from several senators and responses from then Secretary of Defense,, about the Liberty attack. For the most part, the senators were dismayed ...
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David Hume... , was elected for the first time. Peel had studied the works of Adam Smith,and Ricardo and proclaimed during 1839: "I have read all that has been wri ...
Apostolo ZenoIn 1707,and Pietro Pariati wrote a libretto entitled Flavio Anicio Olibrio. The st ...
Corliss Lamont... wanted to distance the ACLU from communism; opposing them were Harry Ward,and Elizabeth Flynn who rejected any political test for ACLU leadership. A ...
Duke Ellington... ing point for longer compositions. The "Night Train" riff was first used in's "Happy-Go-Lucky Local", which Ellington had recycled from Johnny Hodges ...
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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Thomas Paine... ear in the colonies that the king was not inclined to act as a conciliator,'s pamphlet Common Sense was published. Paine, who had only recently arriv ...
Frederick Knott... Kelly followed. Dial M for Murder (1954) was adapted from the stage play by. Ray Milland plays the scheming villain, an ex-tennis pro who tries to mu ...
Gaston Leroux... re many similarities between Nilsson and the character of Christine Daaé in's novel Phantom of the Opera, and many believe Leroux based the character ...
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James Whetter... inster parliamentary seats as well as local government ones. On 28 May 1975left MK to form the Cornish Nationalist Party which was campaigning for fu ...
Terence Feely... roduced in Britain in 1971, written by TV series veterans Brian Clemens and, and directed by Leslie Philips. It starred Simon Oates as Steed, Sue Llo ...
Ruth Westheimer... Roddy McDowall and others; Chubby Checker, Dr. Laura Schlessinger, and Dr.appeared in episodes as themselves
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Aesop... h the story La Cigale et la Fourmi (The Cicada and the Ant) based on one of's fables: in it the cicada spends the summer singing while the ant stores ...
George Sand... Charles Vidor, the film starred Cornel Wilde (as Chopin), Merle Oberon (as), Paul Muni (as Józef Elsner), Stephen Bekassy (as Franz Liszt), and Nina ...
Pope Gregory IDuring his reign, Sabinian was seen as a counterfoil to his predecessor. Whereas Gregory distributed grain to the Roman populace as invasion loom ...
Helena Charles... founded as a pressure group on 6 January 1951 at a meeting held in Redruth.was elected the organisation's first chair. At the first meeting, MK adopt ...
Rommel... d Men of War, the first single volume dual military biography of Patton and
Christina Rossetti... – Alexander Pope – Frederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom –– Siegfried Sassoon – John Skelton – Robert Southey – Edmund Spenser – Sir ...
Bill Drummond... ouse on the corner of Grove Road and Roman Road, London E3. Jimmy Cauty andof the K Foundation received media coverage for the award of the "Anti-Tur ...
Tom WaitsMoberly is mentioned in thesong "Black Market Baby," from the 1999 album Mule Variations
Herbert HooverWarren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge andwere resoundingly elected in 1920, 1924, and 1928 respectively. The Teapot ...
H. P. Lovecraft... the devil, and the black man acknowledges that he is Old Scratch. In 1932,also used the figure of The Black Man in his tale "The Dreams in the Witch ...
Jörg ButtgereitAll feature-length films byexcept Schramm feature a film within the film. In Nekromantik, the protago ...
Visual Basic... ) is an Active Scripting language developed by Microsoft that is modeled on. It is designed as a “lightweight” language with a fast interpreter for u ...
Bill Bradley... Democrats, Richard Gephardt of Missouri in the House of Representatives andof New Jersey in the Senate
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John Crowe Ransom... acock – George Peele – Alexander Pope – Frederic Prokosch – Walter Ralegh –– Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sassoon – John Skelton – Robert Southey – ...
Archimedes... two marks a set distance apart. The next construction is originally due to, called a Neusis construction, i.e., that uses tools other than an un-mar ...
William Van HornRumpus McFowl was created byand introduced as a lazy and greedy cousin of Scrooge McDuck. It was soon ...
Laura Schlessinger... dia Cornell, Brooke Shields, Roddy McDowall and others; Chubby Checker, Dr., and Dr. Ruth Westheimer appeared in episodes as themselves
Mark Halperin... retary Scott McClellan, there are some who contend that this is evidence ofbeing correct instead of biased. In his book, McClellan admits to lying to ...
William Makepeace ThackerayIn's novel 'Vanity Fair' "Was Rebecca guilty or not?" the Vehmgerich of tho ...
Chris Langham... nstitute of Contemporary Arts in London, between 1 and 9 May 1979, starringas Arthur Dent (Langham later returned to Hitchhiker's as Prak in the fina ...
Heinrich Heine... luence of the songs of William Shakespeare, the Scottish Border ballads and, but specifically denied any influence of Greek and Latin classics in his ...
Herbert HooverWhen campaigning for president during 1928, one of's promises to help beleaguered farmers had been to increase tariffs of ag ...
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David SpadeIn 2003 Garrett appeared as himself in thefilm . He also co-wrote and sang "Former Child Star" for the film's soundt ...
Billy Crystal... ad been made famous on Saturday Night Live during a stand-up performance by
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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Walther Rathenau... lican politicians such as Kurt Eisner (1919), Matthias Erzberger (1921), or(1922) by right-wing groups such as Organisation Consul. In 1926, the 27th ...
Frederic Prokosch... oyes – Wilfred Owen – Thomas Love Peacock – George Peele – Alexander Pope –– Walter Ralegh – John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sasso ...
Harry S. Truman... rs old, and had accumulated an impressive set of legal victories. Presidentsent a congratulatory telegram to the ACLU on the occasion of their 25th a ...
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William Shakespeare... f lost content'. Housman himself acknowledged the influence of the songs of, the Scottish Border ballads and Heinrich Heine, but specifically denied ...
Julie Burchill... ate 1980s, with weekly columns in Time Out magazine where he took over from, the short-lived Sunday Correspondent, and The Mail on Sunday (where he o ...
Kana Nishino... range from Japanese pop megastars Ayumi Hamasaki and Namie Amuro as well asand Japanese music groups such as Morning Musume, AKB48, and Perfume and J ...
Twain... s in the classic 19th-century novelists Scott, Dickens, Flaubert, Melville,, and Dostoevsky, and in the 20th -century works of James Joyce, Giannina ...
Danny Baker... , Peter Hitchens, Kathy Burke, Stephen Fry, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, and. Two series (totalling twenty-two editions) were broadcast during 2010 an ...
Gabriele Pasquale Giuseppe RossettiThe son of émigré Italian scholarand his wife Frances Polidori, Rossetti was born in London, England and or ...
Russell SimmonsThe other production credit on Raising Hell went to Run's brother,; he ran Rush Artist Management, now Rush Communications, which as well as ...
James Bamford... rol and turned back in the direction of Port Said. Investigative journalistpoints out that Liberty had only four .50 caliber machine guns mounted on ...
George Sand... rd in Paris is his "Heroic" Polonaise, a song for Poland. The appearance of, played by Merle Oberon, alters Chopin's life. Vidor portrays George Sand ...
Buckminster Fuller... voluntary groupings to form the institutions and social forms they prefer.presented a theoretical basis for technological utopianism and set out to ...
Tom Gross... orists, in contradiction to the BBC's internal policy. But by the next day,and many others noted that the online articles had been edited, replacing ...
Terry Moore... ark Crilley, Elizabeth Johns, Michael Zulli, Robin Mullins, Lisa Snellings,, Tony DiTerlizzi, Linda Medley, Lorenzo Mattotti, Zander Cannon, Dave McK ...
Algernon Charles Swinburne... Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevenson – John Suckling –– George Szirtes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson – Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas – ...
John Belushiparodied the film as "Samurai Night Fever", one of his "Samurai" sketches ...
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Zosimus... ative position, and from the first limited to a very few men. The historianeven states that in Constantine's time, the holders of the title ranked ab ...
Rosalind RussellIn 1947 the play was adapted for film by Dudley Nichols, starring, Michael Redgrave, Raymond Massey, Katina Paxinou, Leo Genn and Kirk Doug ...
Robert Louis Stevenson... Leicester Square house was the inspiration for the home of Dr Jekyll of thenovel The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. Hunter's house had two en ...
Bob Dylan... ahead with their next album, Cahoots (1971). Cahoots included tunes such as's "When I Paint My Masterpiece," "4% Pantomime" (with Van Morrison), and ...
René Descartes... led anatomical study resumed, combined with the theoretical speculations ofand those who followed him. Descartes, like Galen, thought of the nervous ...
Charles Rocket... n the series over the course of its run, including Debbie Allen, Bob Saget,, Neil Patrick Harris, Lydia Cornell, Brooke Shields, Roddy McDowall and o ...
John R. CrawfordThe Crawford rule, named after, is designed to make match play more equitable for the player in the lead ...
Carl BarksMalcolm "Matey" McDuck appeared in the story "Back to Long Ago!" by, in a scene where Scrooge McDuck is hypnotized into seeing events in the ...
Thomas Sankara... hting developed between moderates in the CSP and the radicals, led by Capt., who was appointed prime minister in January 1983. The internal political ...
Michael Powell... ra, Jean-Luc Godard, Werner Herzog, Elia Kazan, Akira Kurosawa, David Lean,, Satyajit Ray, and François Truffaut
Iain Banks... mple of a technological and libertarian socialist utopia is Scottish author' Culture
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Sir Peregrine Worsthorne... Abingdon. He gained two stepsons from this marriage; Sir Simon Towneley and. Lord Norman died at his home in Campden Hill, London, in 1950 following ...
Haydn... , studying the masters of the Neapolitan school and the orchestral works ofand Mozart. It was the custom at the Conservatory to introduce a promising ...
Samuel Roth... en, in 1957, the Supreme Court upheld the obscenity conviction of publisherfor distributing adult magazines. As late as 1953, books such as Tropic of ...
Jim MarrsIn a 2004 documentary titled The Secret of Redgate by Lynda J. Cowen and, a number of Deer Lodge residents explain about their experiences with ex ...
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George Clooney... f the villains. Kilmer went on to do The Saint with a salary of $6 million.replaced Kilmer as Batman in 1997's Batman & Robin
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Van Morrison... nes such as Bob Dylan's "When I Paint My Masterpiece," "4% Pantomime" (with), and "Life Is A Carnival," the last featuring a horn arrangement from Al ...
Ayumi Hamasaki... m foreign music, today the most powerful singers and bands in the genre are, Namie Amuro, Koda Kumi and the new popular DJ Kawasaki knowns in all the ...
Don Rosa... nts in the lives of his previous incarnations. The character was later used. He appeared on Rosa's Duck Family Tree, and he appears among the McDucks ...
Lydia Cornell... un, including Debbie Allen, Bob Saget, Charles Rocket, Neil Patrick Harris,, Brooke Shields, Roddy McDowall and others; Chubby Checker, Dr. Laura Sch ...
Pauline KaelFilm critic, wrote a gushing review of the film in The New Yorker: "The way Saturday ...
John Cage... luence of Henry Cowell in San Francisco in the late 1940s, Lou Harrison andbegan composing music for junk (waste) percussion ensembles, scouring junk ...
William BlakeHunter was the basis for the character "Jack Tearguts" in's unfinished satirical novel, An Island in the Moon. He is a principal ch ...
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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 ...
Marc Shaiman... singing debut in the 2001 film Get Over It, performing two songs written by. She also lent her voice to the end credits of The Cat's Meow, singing He ...
Carl Barks... uncle. He was mentioned in the story "A Christmas for Shacktown" (1952) by, in which Donald Duck dresses up as Jake in an attempt to trick Scrooge i ...
Lowell Cunningham... tarring Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith as Agent K and Agent J, was based on's comic book about a secret organization that monitors and suppresses par ...
Simon Reynolds... US draft policies. Combat Rocks "Straight to Hell" is described by scholarsand Joy Press as an "around-the-world-at-war-in-five-verses guided tour of ...
Gene SiskelFilm critic, who listed this as one of his favorite movies, praised the film: "One mi ...
Steve MartinIn 2003, she starred within the film Bringing Down the House, which was a major success at the box ...
Sam Peckinpah... terrorised by intruders, Robert Aldrich's Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte, and's TV film of Katherine Anne Porter's novella Noon Wine (1966). In 1965, s ...
Aeschylus... vided into three plays with themes corresponding to The Oresteia trilogy by. In order, the three plays are titled Homecoming, The Hunted, and The Hau ...
Pope Gregory IHe had been sent byas Apostolic nuncio, to Constantinople, but he apparently was not entirely ...
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 ...
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Pierre Schaeffer... rake drums, flower pots, gongs, and more. In Europe, during the late 1940s,coined the term musique concrète to refer to the peculiar nature of sounds ...
Donald Johanson... nd The Making of Mankind (1981). Leakey had an open scientific rivalry withduring the 1980s
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Oswald JacobyThe Jacoby rule, named after, allows gammons and backgammons to count for their respective double and ...
Dudley NicholsIn 1947 the play was adapted for film by, starring Rosalind Russell, Michael Redgrave, Raymond Massey, Katina Paxi ...
Michael Powell... Voyeuristic photography has also been centrally explored in movies such as's Peeping Tom, and Michelangelo Antonioni's Blowup, and has appeared to c ...
Marguerite Duras... lm incomprehensible suffering. Then however in discussion with the novelista fusion of fiction and documentary was developed which acknowedged the im ...
Don RosaThe character was later used by, and appears in three of twelve original chapters of Rosa's The Life and ...
Hilary Mantel... shed satirical novel, An Island in the Moon. He is a principal character in's 1998 novel, The Giant, O'Brien
Charlie Kaufman... r Spike Jonze's Adaptation. follows a fictionalized version of screenwriteras he struggles to adapt a book into a script, while the movie features sc ...
Leonard Maltin... e lead role), he felt Kilmer had given the best interpretation. Film critic(who heavily criticized the dark tone contained in Batman Returns) complim ...
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Katherine Anne Porter... bert Aldrich's Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte, and Sam Peckinpah's TV film of's novella Noon Wine (1966). In 1965, she was the first woman to preside o ...
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 ...
Andrew Morton... Americans, which ABC said was a record for a news show. She cooperated within his telling of her life and her side of the Clinton affair in Monica's ...
John Travolta... , and danced. The film rated highly with critics. It starred, among others,(Grease), Michelle Pfeiffer (Stardust), Allison Janney (Juno), James Marsd ...
Billy Bragg... while the Clash were active and acknowledged their debt to the band includeand Aztec Camera. U2's The Edge has compared the Clash's inspirational eff ...
John Huston... g occasional television programs. He last appeared, in a major role, in thefilm Freud the Secret Passion (1962)
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Robert E. Howard... omas and Barry Windsor-Smith, and loosely based on Red Sonya of Rogatino in's 1934 short story "The Shadow of the Vulture". She first appeared in the ...
Bob DylanIn the 1960s, Japanese bands imitated The Beatles,and the Rolling Stones, along with other Appalachian folk music, psychedel ...
Tolkien... Gaiman's prose fiction, being consciously written in the tradition of pre-English fantasy, following in the footsteps of authors such as Lord Dunsan ...
Derrick Jensen... and freedom brought by division of labour. Authors such as John Zerzan andconsider that modern technology is progressively depriving humans of their ...
Mark Ruffalo... ll begin in Spring of 2012. In January 2012, Dunst will also star alongsideand Billy Crudup in the drama film, Red Light Winter
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Thomas Sankara... zed power in a coup d'état in 1987, betraying his long-time friend and ally, who was killed in the coup
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Barry Windsor-Smith... aracter, a high fantasy sword and sorcery heroine created by Roy Thomas and, and loosely based on Red Sonya of Rogatino in Robert E. Howard's 1934 sh ...
Don RosaLocksley McDuck is mentioned in "The History of The Clan McDuck" by, a chapter created for The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck though it nev ...
Hippocrates... ple would put silver coins in milk bottles to prolong the milk's freshness., the "father of medicine", wrote that silver had beneficial healing and a ...
Don RosaMolly Mallard was created byfor his Duck Family Tree and has not appeared in any stories. She was the ...
Bartolomé de las Casas... y evidence is the multi-volume History of the Indies by the Catholic priestwho observed the region where Columbus was governor. In contrast to "the m ...
Lyndsay... ces of Middle Scots literature. It contains many works by Henryson, Dunbar,, Alexander Scott and Alexander Montgomerie
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Dorothy Kilgallen... Russell disguised her voice. Her voice however, was so well disguised thatwas convinced that the Mystery Guest was a man. After Russell's identity w ...
Timothy Leary... murder, he jumped bail to flee to Cuba and later went to Algeria. Following's Weather Underground assisted prison escape, Leary stayed with Cleaver i ...
Henryson... of the great sources of Middle Scots literature. It contains many works by, Dunbar, Lyndsay, Alexander Scott and Alexander Montgomerie
Dante... edieval than in the modern side of the movement, working on translations ofand other Medieval Italian poets, and adopting the stylistic characteristi ...
Eoin ColferIn 2001,(born 1965) published the first installment of his Artemis Fowl series in ...
BollandistIt is thus designated in several medieval texts mentioned by thes (e.g. an old Missal of Augsburg has a Mass "De S. Veronica seu Vultus Do ...
Stephen Kingused a fictionalized version of Hemingford in three of his stories, with t ...
Carl BarksQuagmire McDuck was first mentioned byin the story "The Heirloom Watch", published on June, 1955
Norman Solomon... ost critiques combine elements of both strains. Journalist and media criticreflects in Columbus Day: A Clash of Myth and History that many people cho ...
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Martin GardnerNot all accusations of bias are political. Science writerhas accused the entertainment media of anti-science bias. He claims that t ...
Sylvester Stallone... In The Simpsons Movie (2007), he is portrayed as the President, and in themovie, Demolition Man (1993, ten years before his first run for political ...
Alain Robbe-Grillet... Year at Marienbad) (1961), which he made in collaboration with the novelist. The tantalisingly fragmented and shifting narrative presents three princ ...
Deborah Pratt... o appears in the first season episode "How the Tess Was Won"), and later by(Bellisario's wife, as well as a co-producer and writer on the show). A sh ...
Erica Kane... earance on ABC's All My Children, in a storyline that put him on the set of's talk show "The Cutting Edge"
John Zerzan... n responsibility and freedom brought by division of labour. Authors such asand Derrick Jensen consider that modern technology is progressively depriv ...
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 ...
Gray BarkerIn his article, ": My Friend, the Myth-Maker," John C. Sherwood claims that at age 18, he c ...
Richard Roeper... ifah appeared in a romantic comedy/drama entitled Last Holiday. Film criticstated that "this is the Queen Latifah performance I've been waiting for e ...
Robert Southey... John Crowe Ransom – Christina Rossetti – Siegfried Sassoon – John Skelton –– Edmund Spenser – Sir John Squire – Robert Louis Stevenson – John Sucklin ...
Daphne du Maurier... gement with Plaid's Blaenau Gwent branch, and to a lesser extent with the ., the well known novelist, was at one point a member of Mebyon Kernow, as ...
Vickie LaMotta... aMotta, while accusing him of having an affair with his (Jake's) then wife,. (In real life, this altercation was between LaMotta and his best friend ...
Roger Ebert... en, gave a wooden performance as Bruce Wayne. Other critics though, such as, had kind words for Kilmer. Batman creator Bob Kane said in a Cinescape i ...
Sonia Sanchez... d the Black House political/cultural center in San Francisco. Amiri Baraka,, Askia Toure, Sarah Webster Fabio, Art Ensemble of Chicago, Avotcja, Regi ...
Pope Benedict XVIshowed his own admiration for Benedict XV following his election to the Pa ...
Walt Disney... Servants' Entrance (1934), which featured a combination of live action andanimation in a musical dream sequence. He played the title role in Young D ...
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 ...
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John Michael Hayes... ies to sway both his glamorous model-girlfriend (Kelly), which screenwriterbased on his own wife, and his policeman buddy (Wendell Corey) to his theo ...
Björn Ulvaeus... was hesitant to perform with her boyfriend Benny Andersson, his best friendand his girlfriend, Agnetha Fältskog. Their first project together was the ...
Howard Chaykin... irst appeared in Kull and the Barbarians #3 by Roy Thomas, Doug Moench, and, and was later redrawn by Dick Giordano and Terry Austin for The Savage S ...
John Lennon... chedelic rock, mod and similar genres; this was called Group Sounds (G.S.).of The Beatles later became one of most popular Western musicians in Japan ...
John Cage... asis of noise. In remarking on Varese's contributions the American composerstated that Varese had "established the present nature of music" and that ...
Ben Elton... appears to have a particular loathing of "Mockneys" such as Nigel Kennedy,and Jo Brand. His other pet hates include Endemol, Peter Bazalgette and Bi ...
Don Rosa... n this story, Scrooge states that he is the last of the Clan McDuck. Thoughhasn't used him in his family tree or his timelines it has been purposed t ...
Raymond Queneau... tics, Le Chant du styrène. Poetry was brought to the project, literally, bywho wrote the narration for the film in rhyming couplets
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Joanna LumleyThe series also featured guest appearances by such noted personalities asas the Sydney Opera House Woman, Jackie Mason as the East River Creature, ...
Alexander Montgomerie... e. It contains many works by Henryson, Dunbar, Lyndsay, Alexander Scott and
Joanna Russ... his sort were written in the 1970s; the most often studied examples include's The Female Man and Suzy McKee Charnas's Walk to the End of the World an ...
Waldemar Januszczak... . The discussion was chaired by Tim Marlow and also included Roger Scruton,, Richard Cork, David Sylvester and Norman Rosenthal. Emin 'wrote' about t ...
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William Baldwin... ird Batman film after 1992's Batman Returns, due to "creative differences."(who previously worked with Schumacher on Flatliners) was reported to be a ...
Thomas Jefferson... hen congress voted on independence. Adams persuaded the committee to selectto compose the original draft of the document, which congress would edit t ...
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Edward R. MurrowMcCarthyism declined in late 1954 after television journalistand others publicly chastised McCarthy. The controversies over the Bill of ...
J. K. RowlingIn 1990wrote The Harry Potter Series, in which 3 characters embark on new adventu ...
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Coretta Scott... which he graduated with a Bachelor of Divinity degree in 1951. King married, on June 18, 1953, on the lawn of her parents' house in her hometown of H ...
Marcus Aurelius... f the ancient world, the Roman Emperor Hadrian, who writes a long letter to, the son and heir of Antoninus Pius, his successor and adoptive son. The ...
Israel Regardie... balah, and the magic of Hermes along with the principles of occult science.claims that there are many orders, who know what they do of magic from wha ...
Don RosaDowny O'Drake is Scrooge McDuck's mother. She was created byand appears in The Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck and on the Duck Family ...
Richard Wagner... enrietta Karop, and her husband Karl Klindworth, a musician and a friend of
Norman Thomas... anti-communists from ACLU leadership. In 1953, the anti-communists, led byand James Fly, proposed a set of resolutions that inferred guilt of person ...
John Lloyd... adder and was written by Richard Curtis and Rowan Atkinson, and produced by. The series was originally aired on BBC1 from 15 June 1983 to 20 July 198 ...
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Jean Cayrol... of the sites in long tracking shots. The accompanying narration (written by, himself a survivor of the camps) was intentionally understated to add to ...
Joseph Judge... rding to calculations made in 1986 by National Geographic writer and editorbased on Columbus's log. Evidence in support of this remains inconclusive. ...
Aleister Crowley... olden Dawn, making the policies a success. This secrecy was broken first by, in 1905, and later by Israel Regardie himself in 1940, giving a detailed ...
Adam Rifkin... by Tarantino, and one written and directed by a third filmmaker, reportedly. When the third filmmaker never materialized, Tarantino and Avary took th ...
C. S. LewisIn 1950(1898–1963) published the first of installment of his Chronicles of Narnia ...
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Thomas Mann... annes Maria Verweyen were deported and died in concentration camps. In 1937was deprived of his honorary doctorate. His honorary degree was restored i ...
Joel SchumacherIn December 1993, Batman Forever directorhad seen Tombstone and was most impressed with Kilmer's performance as Doc ...
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McGovern... (this was later surpassed by incumbent President Nixon's defeat of Senatorin 1972). Johnson's popular vote margin of over 22 percentage points is a ...
Molly Meldrum... ver appear on the show, a promise they faithfully kept. Countdown presentershaved his head bald, imitating Garrett, for its final show on 19 July 198 ...
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Carl BarksGideon's existence is inconsistent with's view of Scrooge as presented in "The Old Castle's Secret". In this stor ...
Galen... y these topics had been taught primarily from reading classic texts, mainly, followed by an animal dissection by a barber-surgeon whose work was dire ...
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Pope John Paul IIThe visit ofto Ireland in September proved to be a welcome break for Lynch from the da ...
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Doug Moench... of the Sword", first appeared in Kull and the Barbarians #3 by Roy Thomas,, and Howard Chaykin, and was later redrawn by Dick Giordano and Terry Aus ...
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Martin Day... ial problems. Television researcher Andrew Pixley and authors Paul Cornell,and Keith Topping in their book The Avengers Dossier: The Unauthorised and ...
Suzy McKee Charnas... s; the most often studied examples include Joanna Russ's The Female Man and's Walk to the End of the World and Motherlines. Utopias imagined by male ...
Greg Dyke... especially, Esther Rantzen. He was a vociferous critic of Director-Generaland BBC1 controller Lorraine Heggessey, who he blamed for lowering the sta ...
Felice Romani... Bellini's faithful and fruitful collaboration with the librettist and poet, and cemented his friendship with his favored tenor Giovanni Battista Rub ...
Keith Topping... elevision researcher Andrew Pixley and authors Paul Cornell, Martin Day andin their book The Avengers Dossier: The Unauthorised and Unofficial Guide ...
Robert Aldrich... (1964), as a crippled widow trapped in a lift and terrorised by intruders,'s Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte, and Sam Peckinpah's TV film of Katherine ...
Dylan Thomas... ing – Algernon Charles Swinburne – George Szirtes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson –– Edward Thomas – R. S. Thomas – Francis Thompson – Anthony Thwaite – Chid ...
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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 ...
Kevin Jarre... ned about Kilmer's attitude in an interview to daily newspaper Le Parisien., the original director of Tombstone, said that Kilmer once told him, "I h ...
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Henry Blofeld... Miriam Margolyes as the Smelly Photocopier Woman, BBC Radio cricket legendsand Fred Trueman as themselves, June Whitfield as the Raffle Woman, Leslie ...
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Adolf HitlerIn 1923, Winifred met, who greatly admired Wagner's music. When Hitler was jailed for his part ...
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Richard O'Brien... orld of popular music is the enduring Rocky Horror Show musical, written by, and first performed on stage in London during 1973
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David Toopwrites of 1984 that "pundits were writing obituaries for hip hop, a passin ...
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Paul Cornell... due to financial problems. Television researcher Andrew Pixley and authors, Martin Day and Keith Topping in their book The Avengers Dossier: The Una ...
Vanessa Feltz... nders". His critical targets also include celebrity chefs, Jeremy Clarkson,and, especially, Esther Rantzen. He was a vociferous critic of Director-Ge ...
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Alfred, Lord Tennyson... s Stevenson – John Suckling – Algernon Charles Swinburne – George Szirtes –– Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas – R. S. Thomas – Francis Thompson – Anthony ...
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Edward R. Murrow... ws like The Ed Sullivan Show, The Ford Show, Starring Tennessee Ernie Ford,'s Person to Person and on the shows of Jack Benny and Red Skelton, on whi ...
Martin Luther King, Jr.In 1968 after the assassination of, Brown released "Say It Loud – I'm Black and I'm Proud" following pressur ...
Tim Powers... shbless is a fictional poet, invented by fantasy writers James Blaylock and
Stephen Thomas Erlewine... 60s, when the singer-songwriter Bob Dylan began his career. Allmusic editorattributes The Beatles' shift toward introspective songwriting in the mid- ...
Henry BirdIn 1882in his Chess History and Reminiscences estimated that there were 150 chess ...
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Richard Wagner... oal illustration Gastmahl in Walhalla (mit einziehenden Einheriern) (1880),'s depiction of Valhalla in his opera cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen (1848– ...
Manetho... straea (identified as Virgo), the goddess of justice. Libra is mentioned by(3rd century B.C.) and Geminus (1st century B.C.), and included by Ptolemy ...
Rosalind MilesCecil appears as a character in the novels I, Elizabeth by, The Other Queen by Philippa Gregory and is a prominent secondary charact ...
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William Shawcross... rvention "was probably the most important single factor in Pol Pot's rise".and other commentors asserted that the bombings caused the domino effect i ...
Pearl Poet... ther Arthurian tales (Geoffrey of Monmouth's Historia Regum Britanniae, the's Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, etc.)
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Alison Bechdel... 06, a resident of Marshall attempted to have the graphic novels Fun Home byand Blankets by Craig Thompson removed from the Marshall Public Library. S ...
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 ...
Milton Friedman... have learned about business without a parade of teachers guiding me... fromto Donald Trump... and now, Les Wexner and Warren Buffett. I even learned ...
Arieh O'Sullivan... out the Liberty. The journalist who transcribed the tapes for that article,, later confirmed that "the Israeli Air Force tapes he listened to contain ...
Pavel Klushantsev... hievable in science fiction films. The pioneering work of directors such aswould be used by major motion pictures for decades to come
Roland EmmerichCecil, portrayed by David Thewlis, is in's Anonymous, which supports the idea that the works of William Shakespear ...
Billy Crystal... tic comedy film written by Nora Ephron and directed by Rob Reiner. It starsas Harry and Meg Ryan as Sally. The story follows the title characters fro ...
Patrick White... itle of the 1989 novel Ashes Under Uricon. The Nobel Prize winning novelistnamed his 1955 novel The Tree of Man after a line in A Shropshire Lad and ...
Karl Marx... odity is something other than its value. In Value, Price and Profit (1865),quotes Adam Smith and sums up
Al Gore... minee George W. Bush were colored red, and states won by Democratic nomineewere colored blue. Although the assignment of colors to political parties ...
Craig Mathieson... t ranked no. 1 in the book The 100 Best Australian Albums by Toby Creswell,and John O'Donnell
Donald Trump... business without a parade of teachers guiding me... from Milton Friedman to... and now, Les Wexner and Warren Buffett. I even learned a thing or two ...
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 ...
Steve Meretzky... game, distributed by Infocom. It was designed by Adams and Infocom regularand was one of Infocom's most successful games. As with many Infocom games ...
William Shakespeare... s in Roland Emmerich's Anonymous, which supports the idea that the works ofwere written by Edward de Vere. His part largely revolves around his being ...
Robert A. Heinlein... ranger in a Strange Land is a 1961 science fiction novel by American author. It tells the story of Valentine Michael Smith, a human who comes to Eart ...
Nguyễn Du... Vietnamese writers and poets composed their works in Chữ Nôm, most notablyand Hồ Xuân Hương (dubbed "the Queen of Nôm poetry")
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 ...
Nazi Boni... rkinabè writers in the post-independence Burkina Faso of the 1960s, such asand Roger Nikiema. The 1960s saw a growth in the number of playwrights bei ...
Mack Sennett... eared with the troupe authentically. In the This Is Your Life TV tribute toseveral Sennett alumni ran on stage dressed as Keystone Kops
Gaston Kaboré... ill in Ouagaoudougou). Among the best known directors from Burkina Faso are, Idrissa Ouedraogo and Dani Kouyate. Burkina also produces popular televi ...
Ptolemy... Manetho (3rd century B.C.) and Geminus (1st century B.C.), and included byin his 48 asterisms. Ptolemy catalogued 17 stars, Tycho Brahe 10, and Joha ...
Glenn Beck... mer chief of Exxon, Lee Raymond, former FOX News Host and Radio Commentator, and Matthew K. Rose
Johnny CashUpon being cast asin Walk the Line after Cash himself approved, Phoenix responded by buying ...
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 BartholinIn Scandinaviaand Ole Worm, the 17th century Danish scholars and Olaf Rudbeck in Sweden ...
Tony Robinson... rogramme episodes starred Rowan Atkinson as anti-hero Edmund Blackadder andas Blackadder's dogsbody, Baldrick. Each series was set in a different his ...
Bertrice Small... Philippa Gregory and is a prominent secondary character in several books by
Marc Shaiman... performed by Harry Connick, Jr., with a big band and orchestra arranged by. Connick won his first Grammy Award for Best Jazz Male Vocal Performance
Tycho Brahe... , and included by Ptolemy in his 48 asterisms. Ptolemy catalogued 17 stars,10, and Johannes Hevelius 20
Albrecht Dürer... rt medium begins in the Renaissance. The German Northern Renaissance artist(1471–1528) who painted several fine botanical, wildlife and landscape wat ...
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 ...
Marlene Dietrich... e viewer until he turns his face toward the camera during a scene featuringand George Raft. MacLaine also briefly appears in Ocean's Eleven as a drun ...
Boyd Rice... noise music appeared with Throbbing Gristle, Cabaret Voltaire, and NON (aka). These cassette culture releases often featured zany tape editing, stark ...
Benjamin Franklin... amount of labor which has been expended in the improvement of commodities".in his 1729 essay entitled "A Modest Enquiry into the Nature and Necessity ...
Peter Cook... naged to stay, ad-libbing his way through surrealistic fantasy stories à la, which Cooper reaffirms, saying he was not even certain he ever knew the ...
Eliphas Lévi... ermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, Aurum Solis, Ragon, Kenneth M. Mackenzie,, Frederick Hockley, William Butler Yeats, and Arthur Machen. Many Hermeti ...
Geminus... he goddess of justice. Libra is mentioned by Manetho (3rd century B.C.) and(1st century B.C.), and included by Ptolemy in his 48 asterisms. Ptolemy c ...
James Lapine... ania, opposite Roger Daltrey as Liszt, and by Bernadette Peters in the 1991film Impromptu, which last dramatized encounters between d'Agoult, Liszt ( ...
Hồ Xuân Hương... iters and poets composed their works in Chữ Nôm, most notably Nguyễn Du and(dubbed "the Queen of Nôm poetry")
Rowan Atkinson... ith several one-off installments. All television programme episodes starredas anti-hero Edmund Blackadder and Tony Robinson as Blackadder's dogsbody, ...
Shakespeare... fter a ship on which her parents had traveled, not after the character from's As You Like It. She attended Roman Catholic schools, including Marymoun ...
Howard Staunton... rvived until 1873. From February 15, 1845 onwards it faced competition from's column in the Illustrated London News, a column which outlived Walker's ...
Craig Thompson... mpted to have the graphic novels Fun Home by Alison Bechdel and Blankets byremoved from the Marshall Public Library. Supporters of the books' removal ...
AristotleEarly insights in the labour theory of value appear in´s Politics. He developed a "theory of the value of labour", holding that ...
Karl Marx... early labour values theories. Some writers (including Bertrand Russell and) think the labour theory of value can be traced back to him. In his Summa ...
Plato... ent and modern ethical thinkers, particularly of Kant and Fichte, with onlyand Spinoza finding favour in his eyes. He failed to discover in previous ...
Mark Twain... ally intended for adults are now commonly thought of as works for children.'s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was originally intended for an adult aud ...
Bertrand Russell... 's theories, produced early labour values theories. Some writers (includingand Karl Marx) think the labour theory of value can be traced back to him. ...
Francis Xavier Pierz... ly by Catholic German-Americans, who were attracted to the region by Father. Lower Town was founded by settlers from New England and the mid-Atlantic ...
Philippa Gregory... character in the novels I, Elizabeth by Rosalind Miles, The Other Queen byand is a prominent secondary character in several books by Bertrice Small
Moses... ter moved to Egypt. The remaining four books of the Torah tell the story of, who lived hundreds of years after the patriarchs. He leads the Children ...
Michael Lind... Cambodian Communists. Not one of them in his opinion was the U.S. bombing., in his book on the Vietnam War, notes: "In 1970, the Committee of Concer ...
P. D. James... s 1969 Modesty Blaise thriller, A Taste for Death, also the inspiration for' 1986 crime novel, A Taste for Death, the seventh in her Adam Dalgliesh s ...
Osama bin Laden... ice, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), consisted of an effort to tracefollowing the 1998 embassy bombings. The U.S. and the European Union provi ...
Stanley Keyes... lectronic score to an Off-Broadway production of Dragon Slayers, written byand directed by Brad Mays in 1986 at the Union Square Theatre in New York, ...
Leon Uris... ed when Hitchcock was unsatisfied with his score. Topaz (1969), (based on anovel), is partly set in Cuba. Both received mixed reviews from critics
Augustus Hill Garland... ted in 1887. The new location was named Garland after U.S. Attorney General. Soon after, the towns of Embree and Duck Creek were combined, and the th ...
Franz Bardon... e the 17th century as the adjective Hermetic (as in "Hermetic writers" e.g.). The synonymous Hermetical also occurs in the 17th century. Sir Thomas B ...
Ron Joyce... al venture in hamburger restaurants. In 1967 Horton partnered with investor, who assumed control over operations after Tim Horton died in a car crash ...
St Jerome... time Asser entered the church. Asser may have been familiar with a work byon the meaning of Hebrew names (Jerome's given meaning for "Asser" was "bl ...
Yevgeny Yevtushenko... ely summed up in his response, reported in his Memoirs, to the Russian poet’s question, in his broken English: “You atheist?” Amis replied, “It’s mor ...
John LennonThe Hollywood Vampires was also attended by the likes of, Ringo Starr, Keith Richards and Ronnie Wood all of whom Moon maintained ...
George Sand... encounters between d'Agoult, Liszt (Julian Sands), Chopin (Hugh Grant), and(Judy Davis)
Plutarch... of the Maenads or Thyades in the Korykion cave on Mount Parnassos, althoughinforms us that his friend Clea was both a Priestess to Apollo and to the ...
Hermes Trismegistus... s beliefs based primarily upon the pseudepigraphical writings attributed to. These beliefs have heavily influenced the Western esoteric tradition and ...
Evliya Çelebi... ebi was a legendary Ottoman aviator who, according to an account written by, made a successful manned rocket flight
Karl Marx... ture and Necessity of a Paper Currency" is sometimes credited (including by) with originating the concept in its modern form. However, the theory has ...
Jerome... ive, and retains the form deus. "My God!" in Latin is thus mī deus!, though's Vulgate consistently (and in deviation from classical use) uses deus me ...
Julian Bond... laws. The ACLU's southern office also defended African-American congressmanin Bond v. Floyd, when the Georgia congress refused to formally induct Bon ...
Bede... n the sub-kingdom of Bernicia and Osric taking power in Deira. According to, Osric was, like Eanfrith, a Christian who reverted to paganism upon comi ...
Kit Woolsey... ata generated from self-play. According to assessments by Bill Robertie and, TD-Gammon's play was at or above the level of the top human players in t ...
Martin Luther King, Jr.An American Civil rights activist,was assassinated in 1968 by James Earl Ray in Memphis, Tennessee
Churchill... if it reduced casualties elsewhere by greater amounts. It was thought thatwould reverse this decision later (he was then away at a conference); but ...
Jacques Gauthier... graphica. However, an alternate definition proposed by scientists includingand adherents of the Phylocode system defined Aves to include only the mod ...
Stephen Fry... glas Adams (ISBN 1-85695-028-X) in 1994.To tie-in with the 2005 film, actor, the film's voice of the Guide, recorded a second unabridged edition (ISB ...
Julie Andrews... ld War-related themes. The first, Torn Curtain (1966), with Paul Newman and, displays the bitter end of the twelve-year collaboration between Hitchco ...
Iris Murdoch... on display ranging over books such as Colin Wilson’s The Outsider (panned),’s debut novel Under the Net (praised), or William Empson’s Milton’s God ( ...
Thomas NastThe traditional mascot of the party is the elephant. A political cartoon by, published in Harper's Weekly on November 7, 1874, is considered the firs ...
Dave FiloniAccording to, supervising director of the animated television series , the look of the ...
Edward Moxon... ing Arthur and the Weeping Queens, one of two illustrations by Rossetti for's illustrated edition of Tennyson's Poems (1857
Rob Reiner... a 1989 American romantic comedy film written by Nora Ephron and directed by. It stars Billy Crystal as Harry and Meg Ryan as Sally. The story follows ...
Venantius Fortunatus... e Goths by the historian Jordanes dating from 551. Then follows a remark byin his description of his travels from Ravenna to Tours (565-571) in which ...
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 ...
John James Audubon... life illustration reached its peak in the 19th century with artists such as, and today many naturalist field guides are still illustrated with waterc ...
Enid Blyton... ry in a sequel or to launch a series, such as L. Frank Baum's Wizard of Oz.and R. L. Stine have specialized in open-ended series. Sometimes a series ...
FerdowsiIn the 11th century Shahnameh, the Persian poetcredits Burzoe with the invention of the tables game nard in the 6th centu ...
Adam Dalgliesh... on for P. D. James' 1986 crime novel, A Taste for Death, the seventh in herseries. The last words of the poem "On Wenlock Edge" are used by Audrey R. ...
Colin Wilson... and literary and social opinions were on display ranging over books such as’s The Outsider (panned), Iris Murdoch’s debut novel Under the Net (praise ...
Tom TykwerThe Wachowskis are collaborating withon Cloud Atlas, an adaptation of David Mitchell's novel of the same name, ...
Benjamin Franklin... appointed a "Committee of Five", consisting of John Adams of Massachusetts,of Pennsylvania, Thomas Jefferson of Virginia, Robert R. Livingston of New ...
Jacob BernoulliIn real analysis, Bernoulli's inequality (named after) is an inequality that approximates exponentiations of 1 + x
Ian Miller... " that had the same impact as his adult-oriented films. British illustratorand comic book artist Mike Ploog were hired to contribute backgrounds and ...
John Lloyd... a parody of Batman with Baldrick as the counterpart of Robin (suggested by). This idea eventually came to surface as part of the Comic Relief sketch ...
Nora EphronWhen Harry Met Sally... is a 1989 American romantic comedy film written byand directed by Rob Reiner. It stars Billy Crystal as Harry and Meg Ryan a ...
Washington Irving... the Columbia. The account of his explorations in the west was published byin 1838.). John C. Frémont of the U.S. Army's Corps of Topographical Engin ...
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 ...
Rosalind Russell... g at local clubs, such as Ciro's and Mocambo's, for Hollywood stars such as, Clark Gable, Gloria Swanson, and Shirley Temple. He did not always play ...
Sylvester Stallone... eme restaurants (modeled after the Hard Rock Cafe) along with Bruce Willis,and Demi Moore. Schwarzenegger severed his financial ties with the busines ...
Thomas 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 ...
Thomas Browne... anz Bardon). The synonymous Hermetical also occurs in the 17th century. Sirin his Religio Medici of 1643 wrote "Now besides these particular and divi ...
Jordanes... tion (east of the Swabians) is in the History of the Goths by the historiandating from 551. Then follows a remark by Venantius Fortunatus in his desc ...
Steven SpielbergThat same year,'s film Close Encounters of the Third Kind boasted a finale with impressiv ...
Gene Roddenberry... nterfaces throughout the series. She was also the wife of Star Trek creator
Donald Spoto... sually against his new films, although some critics, such as Robin Wood and, contend that Marnie (1964) is first-class Hitchcock, and some have argue ...
Nguyễn Du... rst six lines of Truyện Kiều, an epic narrative poem by the celebrated poet, ), which is often considered the most significant work of Vietnamese lit ...
BedeSome traditions call the festival "Litha", a name occurring in's "Reckoning of Time" (De Temporum Ratione, 7th century), which preserves ...
Thucydides... , Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo,, and Xenophon
Duke Ellington... , for example, on Bix Beiderbecke's piano playing. And it is also true thatadopted and reinterpreted some harmonic devices in European contemporary m ...
Laurence Olivier... prominent supporting character in the 1937 film Fire Over England, starring, Vivien Leigh, and Flora Robson. Burghley (spelled Burleigh in the film) ...
Hannah Arendt... published a letter signed by a number of prominent Jewish figures including, Albert Einstein, Sidney Hook, and Rabbi Jessurun Cardozo, which describe ...
Ian FlemingAmis became associated with's James Bond novels, which he greatly admired, in the late 1960s, when he ...
Saxo Grammaticus... e was largely based on Icelandic Sagas, the history of the Danes written by, the Russian Primary Chronicle and The War of the Irish with the Foreigne ...
Jake Thackray... ttist Artie Shaw (nominated for a Grierson award); one on singer/songwriter; a BBC Four programme about British experimental music of the 1960s and 7 ...
Christiane Fellbaum... lowing members of the Cognitive Science Laboratory: George Armitage Miller,, Randee Tengi, Pamela Wakefield, Helen Langone and Benjamin R. Haskell. W ...
Leon Trotsky... Konovalets, Ignace Poretsky, Fourth International secretary Rudolf Klement,, and the Workers' Party of Marxist Unification (POUM) leadership in Catal ...
Gerald GardnerAfter her death in 1951, Clutterbuck was identified byas a leading member of the New Forest coven of witches into which he claim ...
Ibn Khaldun... (including Joseph Schumpeter) have traced back the concept even further to, who in his Muqaddimah (1377), described labour as the source of value, n ...
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 ...
Jerome... n of Jeremiah also includes the Book of Baruch and the Epistle of Jeremiah.'s says he excluded them: "And the Book of Baruch, his scribe, which is ne ...
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 ...
Tom StoppardHousman is the main character in the 1997play The Invention of Love. Many titles for novels and films have been dra ...
William Empson... e Outsider (panned), Iris Murdoch’s debut novel Under the Net (praised), or’s Milton’s God (inclined to agree with). Amis’s opinions on books and peo ...
George Washington... built the first water-works in America to pump water for public use. Whileand his troops stayed in Valley Forge, Washington stored his personal effe ...
Sophocles... tus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch,, Strabo, Thucydides, and Xenophon
Artie Shaw... s of Sound, about the BBC Radiophonic Workshop; a biography of clarinettist(nominated for a Grierson award); one on singer/songwriter Jake Thackray; ...
Vivian Stanshall... ugh his behaviour was outrageous, it was in the humorous vein as his friend, of the Bonzo Dog Band claimed. Moon produced Stanshall's version of Terr ...
Jacques Brel... d documentaries about British views on eschatology, the Belgian chansonnier, the musical partnership of Dame Cleo Laine & Sir John Dankworth, and the ...
Yoshitaka Amano... remixed soundtrack, added full motion video sequences, and art galleries of's illustrations. Final Fantasy I & II: Dawn of Souls is, like Final Fanta ...
JF Buddeus... superintendent. He studied at Leipzig and Jena, amongst his teachers being, whose only daughter he married. He published in 1716 a work, Historia cr ...
Mikhail Frunze... year old orphan boy who they named Petya. They also adopted the children of, following his death in 1925. During Stalin's rule they lived in the at t ...
Sidney Hook... umber of prominent Jewish figures including Hannah Arendt, Albert Einstein,, and Rabbi Jessurun Cardozo, which described Irgun as a "a terrorist, rig ...
Philip Heselton... buck had personally initiated him into the coven, but later authors such asand Eleanor Bone claim that his initiator was in fact Edith Woodford-Grime ...
Pausanias... the, was reported to be of the family of Noah. The 2nd-century AD traveller, pausing at to enumerate four sibyls, mentions the "Palestinian Sibyl" wh ...
Joseph Pulitzer... acquired The New York Journal and engaged in a bitter circulation war with's New York World which led to the creation of yellow journalism—sensation ...
Bill Richardson... e, Assistant Secretary of State Rick Indefurth and American U.N. Ambassadorflew to northern Afghanistan and tried to convince the leadership of the U ...
Duke Ellington... se of non-diegetic jazz was another modernist innovation, such as jazz star's score for Otto Preminger's Anatomy of a Murder (1959)
Doreen Valiente... nately as "Old Dorothy". Gardner's statements were interpreted by his pupilas implying that Clutterbuck had personally initiated him into the coven, ...
Albert Einstein... ter signed by a number of prominent Jewish figures including Hannah Arendt,, Sidney Hook, and Rabbi Jessurun Cardozo, which described Irgun as a "a t ...
Charles Colson... who became known as the "Watergate Seven": Haldeman, Ehrlichman, Mitchell,, Gordon C. Strachan, Robert Mardian and Kenneth Parkinson, for conspiring ...
Ptolemy... are sometimes called Ptolemaic aspects since they were defined and used byin the 1st Century, AD. These aspects are the conjunction (approx. 0-10°), ...
Philippa Pearce... telage is shaken off. In the classic British novels Tom's Midnight Garden (, 1958) and Jessamy (Barbara Sleigh, 1967), for example, the responsibilit ...
Byron PreissIn 1993, DC Comics, in conjunction withVisual Publications, published a three-part comic book adaptation of the n ...
Peter O'Donnell... lood and breath,/ they give a man a taste for death" supplies the title for's 1969 Modesty Blaise thriller, A Taste for Death, also the inspiration f ...
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 ...
Robert M. La Follette... ry was also notable for the emergence of progressive politics championed by. Between 1901 and 1914, Progressive Republicans in Wisconsin created the ...
Billy CrystalThe story begins in 1977. Harry Burns () and Sally Albright (Meg Ryan) finish college at the University of Chicag ...
Xenophon... vid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo, Thucydides, and
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 ...
Romany Society... t to hostage families. He is also president of Emmaus UK, and patron of the
Ward ChurchillAmerican Indian Movement of Colorado leader and activisttakes this argument further, contending that the mythologizing and celebra ...
Leo Ruickbie... ion from his true magical partner, Edith Woodford-Grimes. Ronald Hutton andhave concluded that Clutterbuck is unlikely to have been involved in Gardn ...
Walt Whitman... s. Housman's poetry influenced British music in a way comparable to that ofin the music of Delius, Vaughan Williams and others: Housman's works provi ...
Allen Ginsberg... ings and live and tape performances by a wide variety of figures, includingand William S. Burroughs
Clare Hollingworth... ruiting tactics amongst Displaced Persons (DP) in the camps across Germany:, the Daily Telegraph and The Scotsman correspondent in Jerusalem during 1 ...
Bob Dylan... tered the mainstream in the middle of the 1960s, when the singer-songwriterbegan his career. Allmusic editor Stephen Thomas Erlewine attributes The B ...
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 ...
Naeviusnames the Cimmerian Sibyl in his books of the Punic War and Piso in his an ...
Le Corbusier... school. It was here that he first encountered the works of Swiss modernist,. His discovery of the drawings of the Palace of the Soviets in a foreign ...
Julian RathboneTostig features in the novels The Last English King (2000), by(where he is depicted as Edward the Confessor's catamite), Harold, The Las ...
Nigel Short... appears daily in The Times and Sunday Times. Ex-world championship finalistwrote each Sunday for The Daily Telegraph (taken over by the daily chess c ...
Barbara Sleigh... British novels Tom's Midnight Garden (Philippa Pearce, 1958) and Jessamy (, 1967), for example, the responsibility is enhanced by isolating the chil ...
Hesiod... isitor to these "dells of Parnassus", at the end of the eighth century, was, who was shown the omphalos
Kirk CameronAt the end of the 1980s, actorbecame a major teen idol teenage heartthrob. Cameron was best known for hi ...
Catharine Parr Traill... Traill, an employee of the Hudson's Bay Company and son of Canadian pioneer
Luther... theca theologica (1757–1765); Bibliotheca patristica (1770); his edition of's works in 24 vols. (1740–1752); Historische und theologische Einleitung ...
Rudy Giuliani... tial election was highly sought; despite being good friends with candidatesand Senator John McCain, Schwarzenegger remained neutral throughout 2007 a ...
Pamela Des Barres... he wheel of the car. However, Keith never recovered from feelings of guilt., a with whom Moon had had an ongoing relationship over the course of thre ...
Elizabeth I... son, Robert, Earl of Leicester, in 1563, four years after the succession ofto the throne. Leicester's lands in Warwickshire were worth between £500–£ ...
Plato... asis on human emotion and the imagination. Meanwhile he studied Spinoza and, both of whom were important influences. He became more indebted to Kant, ...
Raymond Keene's column appears daily in The Times and Sunday Times. Ex-world championsh ...
Ole WormIn Scandinavia Thomas Bartholin and, the 17th century Danish scholars and Olaf Rudbeck in Sweden were the fir ...
John McCain... ry in 2004, but moderately voting for Democrat Barack Obama over Republicanin 2008
Ioan Gruffudd... he struggle against the slave trade, directed by Michael Apted and starringwas released in 2007 to coincide with the 200th anniversary of Parliament' ...
2Pac# "Call It What You Want" (featuring:, Money-B
John Lennon... , the same sort of bass has a tea chest as a resonator. Before the Beatles,and Paul McCartney's band, The Quarrymen, featured a tea-chest bass, as di ...
Terry George... ruck farmer in Shyamalan's The Village (2004), a disillusioned cameraman in's Hotel Rwanda (2004), and heroic firefighter in Ladder 49 (2004)
Olof von Dalin... tic in the works of a Danish-Norwegian historian Ludvig Holberg and Swedish. During the later half of the 18th century the Icelandic Sagas were still ...
Sara Douglass... Gold, by Ray Bryant, and God's Concubine book 2 of The Troy Game series by, The Bastard King by Jean Plaidy
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 ...
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 ...
Arthur Ransome... ng the child not just spatially, but in time, through the use of time slip.used the device of children acting for themselves extensively in his Swall ...
Madonna... enced many electro-pop, other synthpop, and mainstream performers including, La Roux, Moby, Pet Shop Boys, and Little Boots. They have been sampled a ...
LivyAccording to, after the conflict the Sabine and Rome states merged, and the Sabine kin ...
Thomas Hodgskin... or and the value of the product, the "Ricardian socialists" — Charles Hall,, John Gray, and John Francis Bray — applied Ricardo's theory to develop t ...
R. J. Rummel... mately 1.7 million, which was about 21 percent of the country's population., an analyst of historical political killings, gives a figure of 2 million ...
Campanella... writers, including Lactantius, Augustine, Giordano Bruno, Marsilio Ficino,and Giovanni Pico della Mirandola considered Hermes Trismegistus to be a w ...
Ernst Moritz Arndt... ssian government with "demagogic agitation" in conjunction with the patriot
Anderson Cooper... lues Club in New York, in addition to performing a song live on CNN for the. However, Brown remained hospitalized, and his medical condition worsened ...
Jacob Grimm... word for "east". It has been connected to the Anglo-Saxon goddess Eostre byin his Deutsche Mythologie
Jessica Mitford... os Angeles Magazine described it as a "theme-park necropolis", paraphrasing, indicating "Forest Lawn’s kitsch was just a sophisticated strategy for l ...
Ludvig Holberg... me more rational and pragmatic in the works of a Danish-Norwegian historianand Swedish Olof von Dalin. During the later half of the 18th century the ...
MosesThe Torah, or "Instruction", is also known as the "Five Books" of, thus Chumash from Hebrew meaning "fivesome", and Pentateuch from Greek m ...
John McCain... ought; despite being good friends with candidates Rudy Giuliani and Senator, Schwarzenegger remained neutral throughout 2007 and early 2008. Giuliani ...
Elia Kazan... onally renowned filmmakers in the Greek diaspora such as the Greek-American
Johannes Kepler... he traditional minor aspects, introduced by the famed astronomer/astrologerin the 16th Century AD, were long considered to be of relatively secondary ...
Bob Dylan... popular artist came in 1973 with the film Pat Garret and Billy the Kid, by. However the album received very little critical acclaim. This had not be ...
William S. Burroughs... ape performances by a wide variety of figures, including Allen Ginsberg and
Porphyry... egistus dates back to the first century CE, and Tertullian, Iamblichus, andare all familiar with Hermetic writings
George Clooney... e village is also mentioned in the movie O Brother, Where Art Thou starringin a lead role. There's a street sign reading "Satartia — 7 miles" in one ...
Noël Coward... n) in 1926. The play was performed on the London stage in 1926 and featuredand
Hitler... th anniversary of the failed Munich Putsch the regiment swore allegiance to. The oath given: Pledging loyalty to him alone and Obedience unto death. ...
Bill GatesOn March 6, 1988 Alan Cooper showedhis shell prototype that allowed widgets to be added dynamically. March 20 ...
Joanna Lumley... man and Diana Rigg later co-starred in Bond films. The New Avengers regularhad, prior to that series, appeared in the James Bond film On Her Majesty' ...
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 ...
Thomas Hughes... e a common device for this, beginning with Tom Brown's Schooldays (1857) byand F.W. Farrar's Eric, or, Little by Little, although the framework had b ...
David Mitchell's... chowskis are collaborating with Tom Tykwer on Cloud Atlas, an adaptation ofnovel of the same name, for Warner Bros. Pictures. Tykwer and The Wachowsk ...
Francis Ford Coppola... tt returned to acting, appearing in a small role as Bob Sheldon in the 1983film The Outsiders. In 1985 he starred in Shaker Run as a mechanic and in ...
Mel Gibson... re based upon the series circulated during the 1960s, 1980s and 1990s, withat one point being considered a front-runner for the role of Steed. Ultima ...
Susie Dent... intended to name his new band 'Mad Dog'. According to Oxford lexicographer, Moon and Entwistle were speculating with Page about the possible formati ...
Tertullian... ch's mention of Hermes Trismegistus dates back to the first century CE, and, Iamblichus, and Porphyry are all familiar with Hermetic writings
Alan Dershowitz... presentatives of Fascist Italy, offering to cooperate against the British."wrote in his book The Case for Israel that unlike the Haganah, the policy ...
Sophocles... alism. But, being a Christian, he can no longer assume, as did Æschylus and, that God is merciless in leading men to a doom which they do not foresee ...
Rowan Atkinson... er was the first series of Blackadder and was written by Richard Curtis and, and produced by John Lloyd. The series was originally aired on BBC1 from ...
Albert EinsteinIn 1915,developed his theory of general relativity, having earlier shown that grav ...
Richard Dawkins... have included Peter Maxwell Davies, Lily Allen, Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin,, Cleo Laine, Christopher Hitchens, Peter Hitchens, Kathy Burke, Stephen F ...
William Blake... Michael Angelo Rooker, William Pars, Thomas Hearne and John Warwick Smith.published several books of hand tinted engraved poetry, illustrations to D ...
Euripides... est of Egypt. The mother of the Libyan Sibyl was Lamia, meaning "devourer".mentions the Libyan Sibyl in the prologue to his tragedy Lamia
EuripidesAs already in the works of, the gods have become symbolic. Venus represents the unquenchable force o ...
Aeschylus... nstitutions of the classical Greeks. Authors who mention the oracle include, Aristotle, Clement of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides, Herodot ...
Ted Hughes... thologies The Rattle Bag (1982) and The School Bag (1987) (both edited with). Originally entitled The Faber Book of Verse for Younger People on the F ...
Aristotle... of the classical Greeks. Authors who mention the oracle include Aeschylus,, Clement of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides, Herodotus, Julian, ...
Clive James... n possible without this kind of self discipline. Nevertheless, according to, Amis reached a turning point when his drinking ceased to be social, and ...
Trina Schart Hyman... controversy about The Fortune Tellers (1993), a picture book illustrated by. Some felt that the story was European in origin and therefore inappropri ...
Hierocles... eonia existed, according to Pliny the Elder (Natural History book v:30) and
Iamblichus... of Hermes Trismegistus dates back to the first century CE, and Tertullian,, and Porphyry are all familiar with Hermetic writings
Frank CollinIn 1977, a small group of American Nazis, led by, applied to the town of Skokie, Illinois for permission to hold a demonst ...
Statius... (the river of lamentation) and Phlegethon (the river of fire). According to, it bordered Elysium, the final resting place of the virtuous. Ovid wrote ...
William Strachey... (William Shakespeare's play The Tempest is thought to have been inspired by's account of this shipwreck.) The island was claimed for the English Crow ...
Woody Allen... model. She made her film debut in Oedipus Wrecks, a short film directed byfor the anthology New York Stories (1989). At the age of 12, Dunst gained ...
Barack Obama... . Bush over Democrat John Kerry in 2004, but moderately voting for Democratover Republican John McCain in 2008
Werner Herzog... ar cabin. Phoenix then realized that the man was famed German film director. While Herzog helped Phoenix out of the wreckage by breaking the back win ...
Christopher Hitchens... Davies, Lily Allen, Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Richard Dawkins, Cleo Laine,, Peter Hitchens, Kathy Burke, Stephen Fry, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, an ...
Rudyard Kipling... xample is the recurrent use of the vocative phrase, O (my) Best Beloved, byin his Just So Stories. This use of O may be considered a form of clitic, ...
James Bamford... uld not have to perform this task itself and thus trigger World War Three.", a former ABC News producer, in his 2001 book Body of Secrets, proposes a ...
AristotleThus, in Racine the hamartia, which the thirteenth chapter of’s Poetics had declared a characteristic of tragedy, is not merely an acti ...
Bob Dylan... ylan of The Wallflowers ranked London Calling above the work of his father,, as the record that “changed his life”. Bands identified with the garage ...
Dionysius of HalicarnassusAccording to, many Roman historians (including Porcius Cato and Gaius Sempronius) rega ...
Bragi Boddason... tree among both gods and men. A quote from a work by the 9th century skaldis presented that confirms the description
Peter Hitchens... mien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Richard Dawkins, Cleo Laine, Christopher Hitchens,, Kathy Burke, Stephen Fry, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, and Danny Baker. T ...
Euripides... le include Aeschylus, Aristotle, Clement of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes,, Herodotus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, ...
Fritz Lang... ures and matte paintings could be used to depict worlds that never existed.'s film Metropolis was an early special effects spectacular, with innovati ...
Ovid... g to Statius, it bordered Elysium, the final resting place of the virtuous.wrote that the river flowed through the cave of Hypnos, god of sleep, wher ...
Hugh Hefner... ckers. Cigarette, liquor and car companies began to sponsor tournaments andheld backgammon parties at the Playboy Mansion. Backgammon clubs were form ...
Archibald Cox... of the regular Justice Department hierarchy. In May 1973, Richardson namedto the position
Geoffrey Perkins... on by Simon & Schuster's Audioworks in the mid-1980s. Both were produced byand featured cover artwork by Hipgnosis
LactantiusMany Christian writers, including, Augustine, Giordano Bruno, Marsilio Ficino, Campanella and Giovanni Pico ...
Hugh Laurie... n the first two series by Lord Percy Percy, played by (Tim McInnerny), withplaying the role in the third and fourth series, as Prince George, Prince ...
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 ...
Herodotus... Aeschylus, Aristotle, Clement of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides,, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, S ...
Michael Jackson... ities who attended Brown's public and/or private memorial services included, Jimmy Cliff, Joe Frazier, Buddy Guy, Ice Cube, Ludacris, Dr. Dre, Little ...
Duke Ellington... 15-piece 'big band', who performed a jazz repertoire covering Glenn Miller,and Count Basie; her vocal idols being Ella Fitzgerald and Peggy Lee. In 1 ...
Arthur Conan DoyleIn A Study in Scarlet, a novel by, the retribution of the Mormons is compared to that of the Vehmgericht
Þjóðólfr of Hvinir... shields, as if they were shingles. Snorri then quotes a stanza by the skald(c. 900). As he continues, Gangleri sees a man in the doorway of the hall ...
Pausanias... s, while pseudo-Apollodorus (Bibliotheke 2.7.8) gives the name Agelaus, and(2.21.3) names Tyrsenus son of Heracles by "the Lydian woman.
Peter Shapiro... the time" , and "an explosive emergence of an underground alternative". For, Run-D.M.C.'s 1983 two-song release "It's like That"/"Sucker MCs" "comple ...
Herbert Hoover... ansmitted long-distance 128-line television images of Secretary of Commercefrom Washington to New York. In 1928 the thermal noise in a resistor was f ...
Virgil... e waters of the Lethe in order to forget their earthly life. In the Aeneid,writes that it is only when the dead have had their memories erased by the ...
Kathy Burke... ey Emin, Richard Dawkins, Cleo Laine, Christopher Hitchens, Peter Hitchens,, Stephen Fry, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, and Danny Baker. Two series (to ...
Sarah Fielding... tle by Little, although the framework had been explored as early as 1749 byin The Governess, or The Little Female Academy. Life begins for Tom Sawyer ...
Hesiod... on of forgetfulness and oblivion, with whom the river was often associated.'s Theogony identifies her as the daughter of Eris ("strife"), and the sis ...
Christopher Hitchens... hat the troubled grandee came to disapprove of his own conduct." His friendsaid: "The booze got to him in the end, and robbed him of his wit and char ...
Livy... nt of Alexandria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides, Herodotus, Julian, Justin,, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo, Thuc ...
Cameron Crowe... e romantic science fiction Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) and's tragicomedy Elizabethtown (2005). She played the title role in Sofia Co ...
Giordano BrunoMany Christian writers, including Lactantius, Augustine,, Marsilio Ficino, Campanella and Giovanni Pico della Mirandola considered ...
James I... after their father's death. Kenilworth remained a popular location for bothand Charles and accordingly was well maintained. The most famous royal vis ...
Laura Ingalls WilderLittlewith her family, aunt Polly Melona Ingalls and uncle Henry Odin Quiner wit ...
Osama bin LadenAnalysts believeordered the assassination to help his Taliban protectors and ensure he wou ...
Tacitus... refer to the area they invaded as Boihaemum, the earliest mention being in' Germania 28 (written at the end of the 1st century AD). The name appears ...
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 ...
Ally Sheedy... ll, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Demi Moore, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, and. They starred in many coming of age films together in some fashion and be ...
Dennis Potter... Remorseful Day by Colin Dexter. Blue Remembered Hills, a television play by, takes its title from "Into My Heart an Air That Kills" from A Shropshire ...
Ovid... ria, Diodorus, Diogenes, Euripides, Herodotus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan,, Pausanias, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo, Thucydides, and X ...
Seneca the Younger... it simply an error of judgment (as when Deianira, in the Hercules Furens of, kills her husband when intending to win back his love); it is a flaw of ...
John LennonOn 15 December 1969, Moon joined's Plastic Ono Band for a live performance at the Lyceum Ballroom in Londo ...
Stephen Fry... ard Dawkins, Cleo Laine, Christopher Hitchens, Peter Hitchens, Kathy Burke,, Andre Previn, Jackie Mason, and Danny Baker. Two series (totalling twent ...
Malcolm X... rican community in 1949 and regularly interviewed civil rights leaders likeand aired live broadcasts from conferences of the NAACP. Influential WQHT, ...
Karl Marx... began essentially as a reaction to the Industrial Revolution. According to, industrialisation polarised society into the bourgeoisie (those who own ...
Bart Veldkamp... is countryman Ådne Søndrål) and silver on the 10,000 m (behind Dutch skater)
Sofia Coppola... eron Crowe's tragicomedy Elizabethtown (2005). She played the title role in's Marie Antoinette (2006) and starred in the comedy How to Lose Friends & ...
Osama bin Laden... umbia River High School in Vancouver, Murray made a number of remarks about, as she attempted to explain why the US had such problems winning hearts ...
Marsilio FicinoMany Christian writers, including Lactantius, Augustine, Giordano Bruno,, Campanella and Giovanni Pico della Mirandola considered Hermes Trismegis ...
Martin Amis#, a novelist, twice married: first in 1984 (divorced) to Antonia Phillips, ...
Pindar... ogenes, Euripides, Herodotus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias,, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo, Thucydides, and Xenophon
Vegetius... Theoria by Aelianus Tacticus and De Re Militari ("On military matters") by. Taktike Theoria examined Greek military tactics, and was most influentia ...
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 ...
Edmund Goulding... Fontaine and Alexis Smith. It was adapted by Kathryn Scola and directed by
Elizabeth Jane HowardKingsley Amis was married a second time, to the novelistfrom 1965 to 1983, with whom he had no children
Plato... Euripides, Herodotus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid, Pausanias, Pindar,, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo, Thucydides, and Xenophon
Richard Aldington– Kenneth Allott – Matthew Arnold – Kenneth Ashley – W. H. Auden – William ...
Mark Twain... ttle Female Academy. Life begins for Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn in thestories (1876 and 1885) once Aunt Polly's ineffectual tutelage is shaken o ...
Giovanni Pico della Mirandola... ding Lactantius, Augustine, Giordano Bruno, Marsilio Ficino, Campanella andconsidered Hermes Trismegistus to be a wise pagan prophet who foresaw the ...
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 ...
Jabby Crombac... iled in the summer of 1961, the "MRD" was soon renamed. Motoring journalistpointed out that "[the] way a Frenchman pronounces those initials—written ...
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 ...
Lars von Trier... st Actress Award at the Cannes Film Festival in 2011 for her performance in's Melancholia
Ice Cube... ial services included Michael Jackson, Jimmy Cliff, Joe Frazier, Buddy Guy,, Ludacris, Dr. Dre, Little Richard, Dick Gregory, MC Hammer, Prince, Jess ...
Le CorbusierInfluenced from an early age by the Swiss modernist,, Tange gained international recognition in 1949 when he won the competiti ...
Maria Shriver... ly estimated at $100–$200 million. But with his recent split from his wife,in 2011, it has been estimated that his net worth has been hovering around ...
William Blake... antic movement. Its major exponents in English included the artist and poetand poets William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Lord By ...
Pausanias... iodorus, Diogenes, Euripides, Herodotus, Julian, Justin, Livy, Lucan, Ovid,, Pindar, Plato, Plutarch, Sophocles, Strabo, Thucydides, and Xenophon
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 ...
Colm Tóibín... assination of his family members and close friends, lynchings and bombings.wrote, "throughout his career there have been poems of simple evocation an ...
William Wordsworth... r exponents in English included the artist and poet William Blake and poets, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley ...
K. M. BriggsOne version, from Shropshire, recounted byin her book A Dictionary of Fairies, refers to Will the Smith. Will is a w ...
Benigno Aquino, Jr.In the Philippines, the assassination oftriggered the eventual downfall of the 20-year autocratic rule of Presiden ...
Loretta Lynn... ts for his acting debut in Coal Miner's Daughter, a biographical film about, and for his narration and small supporting role opposite Sam Shepard in ...
Dorothy Straight... Brown was published while Pamela Brown herself was still only 17 years old.'s How the World Began and S.E. Hinton's The Outsiders are more recent exa ...
François Truffaut... rançois and Andrej." This is a reference to fellow filmmakers Yasujiro Ozu,, and Andrei Tarkovsky
Tom Friedman... imate of the cost of rebuilding. And with whom? As New York Times columnistpoints out, there's a retail store mentality that suggests to some — if "y ...
Carl Bernstein... ns. Relying heavily upon anonymous sources, Post reporters Bob Woodward anduncovered information suggesting knowledge of the break-in, and attempts t ...
Kenneth AllottRichard Aldington –– Matthew Arnold – Kenneth Ashley – W. H. Auden – William Barnes – Oliver ...
Emilio Estevez... k, the whole group collectively and separately became teen idols. They were, Anthony Michael Hall, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Demi Moore, Judd Nelson ...
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 ...
Tony Robinson... o entwined with their servant, all from the Baldrick family line (played by). Each generation acts as the dogsbody to his respective Blackadder. They ...
Douglas HydeDrPark, with a capacity of 30,000 is an important Gaelic Athletic Associatio ...
Pope John Paul II... with Gelsenberg-Benzin-AG to form the new corporation VEBA-Oel AG. In 1987,celebrated Mass before 85,000 people at Gelsenkirchen's Parkstadion. The P ...
Ernest Lehman... iller, The Short Night, collaborating with screenwriters James Costigan and. Despite some preliminary work, the story was never filmed. This was due ...
Lester Bangs... , well-known example of commercial studio noise music that the music critichas called the "greatest album ever made in the history of the human eardr ...
Matthew ArnoldRichard Aldington – Kenneth Allott –– Kenneth Ashley – W. H. Auden – William Barnes – Oliver Bayley – Hilaire ...
Saddam HusseinChemical weapons employed bykilled and injured numerous Iranians, and possibly Iraqis. According to Ir ...
Willie Aames... ll), on the ABC series The Odd Couple, a part that previously was played by
Gene SiskelWings of Desire received "Two Thumbs Up" fromand Roger Ebert on Siskel & Ebert & The Movies. Leslie James of 680 News T ...
Samuel Taylor Coleridge... sh included the artist and poet William Blake and poets William Wordsworth,, John Keats, Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley. The movement stressed t ...
Barack Obama... aska Governor Sarah Palin for Vice President. They were defeated by Senatorof Illinois and Senator Joe Biden of Delaware. In 2009, Republicans Chris ...
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" - ...
James Costigan... a projected spy thriller, The Short Night, collaborating with screenwritersand Ernest Lehman. Despite some preliminary work, the story was never film ...
Osama bin Laden... tion of the face of the individual in question—for example, a caricature ofmight focus on his facial hair and nose; a caricature of George W. Bush mi ...
PlatoLike Heraclitus,speaks of only one Sibyl, but in course of time the number increased to ni ...
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 ...
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 ...
Nikolaos Mantzaros... χολή), established in 1815. Prominent representatives of this genre include, Spyridon Xyndas, Spyridon Samaras and Pavlos Carrer. Manolis Kalomiris i ...
Harry S. Truman... was consulted by active Democratic politicians and was especially close to
Percy Bysshe Shelley... ets William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Lord Byron and. The movement stressed the importance of "nature" in art and language, in ...
Ed Victor... nd Simon and Schuster were later negotiated by Douglas Adams and his agent,, after gaining full rights to the recordings from Original Records, which ...
Plato... , so they would not remember their past lives. The Myth of Er at the end of's Republic tells of the dead arriving at the "plain of Lethe", through wh ...
Patti Smith... before evolving into mainstream New Wave. Other major acts include Blondie,and Television. In the 1980s some punk fans and bands became disillusioned ...
Nate Thayer... mer Rouge insurgency, giving speeches to his followers. Journalists such aswho spent some time with the Khmer Rouge during that period commented that ...
W. H. AudenRichard Aldington – Kenneth Allott – Matthew Arnold – Kenneth Ashley –– William Barnes – Oliver Bayley – Hilaire Belloc – John Betjeman – Lauren ...
Thomas Paine... ties did lead to the imprisonment of Thomas Williams, the London printer of's The Age of Reason. Wilberforce's attempts to legislate against adultery ...
Norbert Zongo... a in Burkina Faso have been intermittent. In 1998, investigative journalist, his brother Ernest, his driver, and another man were assassinated by unk ...
John Keats... d poet William Blake and poets William Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge,, Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley. The movement stressed the importanc ...
Sir Edward Hyde... g as stewards once again, but after her death Charles II gave the castle to, whom he created Baron Hyde of Hindon and Earl of Clarendon. The ruined c ...
Roger EbertWings of Desire received "Two Thumbs Up" from Gene Siskel andon Siskel & Ebert & The Movies. Leslie James of 680 News Toronto claims it ...
Barack Obama... rs voted for Republican John McCain, while 38.63 percent voted for Democratand 3.22 percent of voters either voted for a Third Party candidate or wro ...
Chuck NorrisSome episodes of thetelevision series Walker, Texas Ranger were filmed in Garland, as well as ...
Lion FeuchtwangerAlfonso was the subject for's novel Die Jüdin von Toledo (The Jewess of Toledo), in which is narrated ...
Jack Higgins... en most dangerous areas in France with flashbacks to her growing up. Authorwrote the foreword and US-French radio-operator, Jean-Claude Guiet, who ha ...
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 ...
Paul Thomas AndersonPhoenix will make his return to acting in the upcomingfilm The Master
Max Holland... ing and protecting the justice system against Presidential abuse, historianin his 2012 book Leak: Why Mark Felt Became Deep Throat claimed Felt plant ...
Carl Sagan... he charting/graphing routines were written in Forth by Jeremy Sagan (son of) and the printing routines by Paul Funk (founder of Funk Software)
James I of England... nglish colonies in Virginia, a more determined effort was initiated by King(James VI of Scotland), who granted a Royal Charter to the Virginia Compan ...
Clive Barker... arvel Comics' Razorline imprint, namely Ectokid (created by horror novelist) in 1993 as well as writing for EPIC Comics "Clive Barker's Hellraiser" a ...
Hermes TrismegistusThe predominant literary form is the dialogue:instructs a perplexed disciple on some point of hidden wisdom
W. S. Di Piero... times; the Anglo-Saxon influences in his work and study are strong. Criticnoted "Whatever the occasion, childhood, farm life, politics and culture i ...
Lactantius... rtine Sibyl, probably Etruscan in origin, added by the Romans. According to' Divine Institutions (i.6, 4th century AD, quoting from a lost work of Va ...
Victor Hugo... uildings (about 5,000), including those on the quays, are from this period.found the town so beautiful he once said: "take Versailles, add Antwerp, a ...
Oscar Wilde... ), a short story written by Marcel Schwob—a French novelist and a friend of—was published in 1893 while Chambers was still studying in Paris. In this ...
Maria Shriver... was out of town, we were free to do whatever we wanted." Schwarzenegger metat the Robert F. Kennedy Tennis Tournament in August 1977, and went on to ...
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 ...
Adam Osborne... 1985 largely in the C language, followed by VP-Planner, which was backed by. These were able to not only read 1-2-3 files, but also execute many or m ...
Hilaire Belloc... ew Arnold – Kenneth Ashley – W. H. Auden – William Barnes – Oliver Bayley –– John Betjeman – Laurence Binyon – William Blake – Edmund Blunden – Ruper ...
Jules Verne... His most famous film, Le Voyage dans la lune (1902), a whimsical parody of's From the Earth to the Moon, featured a combination of live action 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 ...
Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford... ministration under King James I. His daughter Anne became the first wife ofin 1571; she served as a Maid of Honour to Queen Elizabeth before her marr ...
Mark Twain... y and the rest of the black community fled the town. This incident promptedto write the essay The United States of Lyncherdom. A 2007 PBS documentary ...
Idrissa Ouedraogo... ougou). Among the best known directors from Burkina Faso are Gaston Kaboré,and Dani Kouyate. Burkina also produces popular television series such as ...
Shaun Cassidy... gia: the legacy of bubblegum pop. Performers in this category would include, Leif Garrett, Donny Osmond, Tony DeFranco, and The Bay City Rollers. Eve ...
Mike Judge... d television series King of the Hill was created by former Garland resident, who used elements of Garland as an inspiration for its setting — the fic ...
Yoshitaka AmanoThe game's characters and title logo were designed by, and the scenario was written by freelance writer Kenji Terada, based on ...
Alexander Cockburn... admitted that prisoners of war were murdered in the 1967 War. According to, Israeli reporter Gabriel Bron, a former IDF soldier allegedly witnessed ...
John Betjeman... th Ashley – W. H. Auden – William Barnes – Oliver Bayley – Hilaire Belloc –– Laurence Binyon – William Blake – Edmund Blunden – Rupert Brooke – Rober ...
Rainer Maria Rilke's poetry partially inspired the movie; Wenders claimed angels seemed to d ...
Karen Black... er lover Bruce Dern making a living from her phoney powers. William Devane,and Cathleen Nesbitt co-starred. It was the only Hitchcock film scored by ...
Nayan Chanda... orks about Cambodia are Ben Kiernan, David P. Chandler and Michael Vickery., the Indochina correspondent of the Far Eastern Economic Review, is also ...
Jackie Stewart... gers Ken Tyrrell, Peter Collins, Ron Dennis, and Frank Williams, and driver. The pallbearers included drivers Gerhard Berger, Michele Alboreto, Alain ...
Woody Allen... t. At the age of eight years old she made her film debut in a minor role in's Oedipus Wrecks, a short film that was released as one-third of the anth ...
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 ...
Newt Gingrich... George W. Bush. The Republican Party, led by House Republican Minority Whipcampaigning on the Contract with America, was elected to majorities to bot ...
Stanley Coren... epts of "intelligence" and "obedience" in discussions of canine brainpower.'s survey of canine obedience trainers, published in the book The Intellig ...
Ray Bradbury... mocks the aspects of time traveling such as the grandfather paradox and theshort story "A Sound of Thunder". It also parodies Australian people and a ...
Ben Elton... is and Rowan Atkinson, while subsequent episodes were written by Curtis and. The shows were produced by John Lloyd. In 2000 the fourth series, Blacka ...
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 ...
Henry BellamannThe Fulton area owns national acclaim to a novel written by, who was born in Fulton in 1882, raised there and attended college there. ...
Maria ShriverOn April 26, 1986, Schwarzenegger married television journalist, niece of President John F. Kennedy, in Hyannis, Massachusetts. The Rev.  ...
John McCain... l election, Barack Obama and Joe Biden won 54% of the vote in the city, andand Sarah Palin 46%
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 ...
Þjóðólfr of Hvinir... eferenced in the phrase "visiting Odin" in a work by the 10th century skalddescribing that, upon his death, King Vanlandi went to Valhalla
Margaret KennedyThe Constant Nymph is a 1924 novel by. It tells how a teenage girl falls in love with a family friend, who even ...
Larry Niven... e fiction novels and several collections of short stories written by author. It has also in part been used as a shared universe in the Man-Kzin Wars ...
Barack ObamaIn the 2008 presidential election,and Joe Biden won 54% of the vote in the city, and John McCain and Sarah P ...
Tom Hanks... on after, she landed a small part in The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990), as's daughter. In 1993, Dunst played Hedril in "Dark Page", the seventh epis ...
John F. Kennedy... warzenegger married television journalist Maria Shriver, niece of President, in Hyannis, Massachusetts. The Rev. John Baptist Riordan performed the c ...
Oscar WildeIt is also possible that the play Salomé by, published in 1893, was another symbolist source of inspiration for The K ...
Peter Handke... laimed angels seemed to dwell in Rilke's poetry. The director also employed, who wrote much of the dialogue, the poetic narrations, and the film's re ...
Elias Ashmole... reated the order of the Hatchet (orden de la Hacha) in 1149. As reported byin The Institution, Laws, and Ceremony of the Most Noble Order of the Gart ...
William Lyon Mackenzie King... hat St-Laurent finally agreed to enter politics when Liberal Prime Ministerappealed to his sense of duty in late 1941
James Ellroy... aken from a work in Housman's More Poems. The 2009 novel Blood's a Rover bytakes its title from Housman's poem "Reveille", and a line from Housman's ...
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 ...
Michael Jackson... iod, rarely play cuts from the teen idols of the era, with the exception of, who began his career as a teen idol but whose career eventually evolved ...
Jean Cocteau... was shot by the 77 year-old cinematographer Henri Alekan, who had worked on's La Belle et la Bête). It represents the angels' point of view in monoch ...
Anne RiceThe breakthrough role in Dunst's career came in , a 1994 film based on's novel, in which she played the child vampire Claudia, a surrogate daugh ...
Basil DeanThe novel was adapted into a play by Kennedy and
Pope Innocent IIIFinally, in 1212, through the mediation of, a crusade was called against the Almohads. Castilians under Alfonso, Ara ...
Sophocles... gods indifferent to its sufferings and aspirations. In the Œdipus Tyrannus's hero becomes gradually aware of the terrible fact that, however hard hi ...
Laurence Binyon... . Auden – William Barnes – Oliver Bayley – Hilaire Belloc – John Betjeman –– William Blake – Edmund Blunden – Rupert Brooke – Robert Browning – Rober ...
Sarah Palin... ck Obama and Joe Biden won 54% of the vote in the city, and John McCain and46%
George Bernard Shaw... n 1956, Lerner and Loewe's My Fair Lady first appeared. Their adaptation of's Pygmalion, with the leads, Henry Higgins and Eliza Doolittle, being pla ...
Stefan Zweig... were translated into more than twenty languages. His German translator wasHe travelled, giving lectures, throughout Europe. The outbreak of World Wa ...
Robert Browning... tjeman – Laurence Binyon – William Blake – Edmund Blunden – Rupert Brooke –– Robert Burns – Thomas Campbell – Thomas Campion – G. K. Chesterton – Har ...
Edmund SpenserIn The Faerie Queene (first published in 1590)wrote of the river
Sun TzuAssassination for military purposes has long been espoused –, writing around 500 BC, argued in favor of using assassination in his boo ...
Gary Hart... aid he too would have ordered the invasion. Indeed Mondale attacked Senator, his chief opponent for the Democratic nomination, as isolationist and we ...
John Milton... e hath been affirmed by Inhabitants thereabout reporting triall made of it.(c. 1562–1647) described the river a
Marcel Schwob... Roi au masque d'or" ("The king in the gold mask"), a short story written by—a French novelist and a friend of Oscar Wilde—was published in 1893 while ...
Michael Barrier... esult as a "typical 1967 limited-animation theatrical". Animation historiancalled the film "an offensively bad picture, the kind that makes people wh ...
Michael DraytonIn Poly-Olbion (first published in 1612) the poetdescribed the journey taken by the River Thames to the sea
Julius Caesar... m in 38 BC, broke down when Octavian came to perceive Caesarion, the son ofand the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra, as a major threat to his power. That occ ...
Will Ferrell... as he could not bring him to Los Angeles for the move to The Tonight Show.made a surprise visit as George W. Bush, which quickly devolved into Ferre ...
Roger Ebert... ambivalent reviews, but many film critics complimented Dunst's performance.commented that Dunst's creation of the child vampire Claudia was one of th ...
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 ...
Rupert Brooke... Belloc – John Betjeman – Laurence Binyon – William Blake – Edmund Blunden –– Robert Browning – Robert Burns – Thomas Campbell – Thomas Campion – G. K ...
Edgar Allan PoePossible influences may include's "The Masque of the Red Death". Its synopsis is similar to Chambers's im ...
Walter Scott... ds, becoming famous in the Victorian period following the publishing of Sir's novel Kenilworth in 1826. English Heritage has managed the castle since ...
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 ...
John Carpenter... tember 1993, when he was 12. The following year he acquired a minor role in's In the Mouth of Madness. From 1995 through 1999, he appeared in several ...
Hans Christian AndersenBetween 1835 and 1848(1805–1875) of Denmark published his beloved fairy tales: The Little Merma ...
Robert La Follette... the first half of the 20th century, Wisconsin's politics were dominated byand his sons, originally of the Republican Party, but later of the revived ...
Nathaniel Benchley... rge of public relations), Swifty Lazar (recording secretary and treasurer),(historian), David Niven, Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, George Cukor, ...
Dan Neil... e shark" in a broader context, Pulitzer Prize-winning automotive journalistused the expression to describe the Mini Countryman, a much larger and les ...
Edmund Blunden... Bayley – Hilaire Belloc – John Betjeman – Laurence Binyon – William Blake –– Rupert Brooke – Robert Browning – Robert Burns – Thomas Campbell – Thoma ...
Hugh Laurie... Baldrick (Tony Robinson) and idealistic Edwardian twit Lieutenant George (). General Melchett (Stephen Fry) rallies his troops from a French château ...
Erasmus... h century and further restored in the late twentieth century. A memorial tolies inside the Münster. The City Hall from the 16th century is located on ...
Ron PaulIn 2010 Congressmenquestioned whether the Federal Reserve Bank had been used to funnel illega ...
Lenny Kravitz... esse Jackson, Ice-T, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bootsy Collins, LL Cool J, Lil Wayne,, 50 Cent, Stevie Wonder, and Don King, among others. All of the public an ...
Lewis Mumford... e traditional, supply-oriented interpretation of the Industrial Revolution.has proposed that the Industrial Revolution had its origins in the Early M ...
John Mayer... clips from past shows and a reflection on the show's sixteen-year-long run.sent a farewell video message, singing a song about how Los Angeles is "go ...
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 ...
John Canaparius... much time at the monastery where Adalbert had become a monk and where abbotmay have written a life of Saint Adalbert. Later, Bruno entered a monaster ...
Lloyd Corrigan... ny television appearances. He starred from 1953–1955 with Phyllis Avery andin the CBS sitcom Meet Mr. McNutley in the role of a college English and l ...
William Blake... Barnes – Oliver Bayley – Hilaire Belloc – John Betjeman – Laurence Binyon –– Edmund Blunden – Rupert Brooke – Robert Browning – Robert Burns – Thomas ...
Ambrose BierceChambers borrowed the names Carcosa, Hali, and Hastur from: specifically, his short stories "An Inhabitant of Carcosa" and "Haïta th ...
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 ...
Jimmy Carter... played a major role in his defeat in the 1976 presidential election against
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 ...
Pierre Corneille... eived from Cardinal Richelieu eventually secured their complete triumph and, who had not conformed to them in his earlier plays, did so from the time ...
Barry Goldwater... unty was in 1964, when Lyndon Johnson won by a landslide nationwide against— but only by three percentage points in Klamath County
LL Cool J... , MC Hammer, Prince, Jesse Jackson, Ice-T, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bootsy Collins,, Lil Wayne, Lenny Kravitz, 50 Cent, Stevie Wonder, and Don King, among ot ...
Oliver StoneAfter several delays, directorfinally started production on the film The Doors, based on the band of the ...
Tomie dePaola... The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush" here. The title was based on a book byand was narrated by Harold Littlebird (born 1951). Santa Fe's Dominic C. A ...
Samuel Beckett... too"" came from not only Ireland but from the continent, led by playwrights, Sean O'Casey and Brendan Behan. Alan Simpson was later released. The pre ...
Barack Obama... 964, when Lyndon B. Johnson of Texas won his second term. In 2008, Democratcame very close in heavy voting, when he won 48.6 percent of the vote comp ...
James J. Montague... ics, and all of Pulitzer's Sunday staff as well. Another prominent hire was, who came from the Portland Oregonian and started his well-known "More Tr ...
Dann Thomas# Issue 192, "On the Road of Kings", Roy Thomas/(w), Tony DeZuniga (a)
G. K. Chesterton... rooke – Robert Browning – Robert Burns – Thomas Campbell – Thomas Campion –– Hartley Coleridge – Robert Conquest – W. J. Cory – John Davidson – Donal ...
Stephen Fry... transvestite highwayman, and a duel with the Duke of Wellington (played by)
Brendan Behan... but from the continent, led by playwrights Samuel Beckett, Sean O'Casey and. Alan Simpson was later released. The presiding judge, Justice O'Flynn, r ...
Thomas Campion... lunden – Rupert Brooke – Robert Browning – Robert Burns – Thomas Campbell –– G. K. Chesterton – Hartley Coleridge – Robert Conquest – W. J. Cory – Jo ...
Renee Chenault-FattahPenn Law has also produced media professionals and artists, like(co-anchor of weekday edition of WCAU NBC 10 News in Philadelphia), Mark H ...
Rush LimbaughDuring the 2004 trial regarding allegations of's drug abuse, the ACLU argued that his privacy should not have been compr ...
Herodotus... nection has been a long-standing subject of conjecture. The Greek historianstated that the Etruscans came from Lydia, repeated in Virgil's epic poem ...
Jack Pickersgill... inisterial portfolios as the ministers responsible themselves. To that end,(a minister in St-Laurent's cabinet) said as prime minister St-Laurent had ...
Elizabeth SiddalRossetti's wifedied of an overdose of laudanum in 1862, shortly after giving birth to a s ...
Leo TolstoyThe Battle of Austerlitz is a major event in's novel War and Peace. As the battle is about to start, Prince Andrei, on ...
Gene Weingarten... ion of the phrase is "Marrying Irving", coined by Washington Post columnist. A recent cinema-specific version is "nuking the fridge", referring to th ...
Virgil... historian Herodotus stated that the Etruscans came from Lydia, repeated in's epic poem the Aeneid, and Etruscan-like language was found on the Lemno ...
George Washington... first settler, Ariel Bradley, was only nine years old when he was a spy forduring the American Revolution. Born in Salisbury, Connecticut, Bradley ca ...
Aristotle'sSome of Zeno's nine surviving paradoxes (preserved inPhysic
Kenneth Johnson... Banner in The Incredible Hulk because of its comic book origins, on reading's script for the pilot episode he was persuaded to change his mind (and a ...
André Gide... ghe and his friend, the famous French writer (and later Nobel Prize winner)who informed Marthe Verhaeren of the death of her husband
Robert W. ChambersThe King in Yellow is a collection of short stories written byand published in 1895. The stories could be categorized as early horror fi ...
Robert Bloomfield... er Pope (1688–1744) wrote in his poem Windsor Forest (first published 1713)(1766–1823) writes the following lines about the Mole Valley in his 1806 p ...
Christopher Hussey... a favourable account of his talent in Marie-Luise Gothein's which predated's positive account of Brown in The Picturesque (1927). Dorothy Stroud wro ...
Albert Einstein... ce frame, and to understand the symmetries of the laws of electromagnetism.later re-derived the transformation from his postulates of special relativ ...
Gregory I... The medieval chronicler Bede says that Augustine sent Laurence back to Popeto report on the success of converting King Æthelberht of Kent and to carr ...
Maurice Maeterlinck... sed the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1911 which was awarded to his friend,
Fritz Lang... luential in the era of silent movies, provided some original scores such as's movies Die Nibelungen (1924) and Metropolis (1927) which were accompani ...
Reyner BanhamFor, Tange was a prime exemplar of the use of Brutalist architecture. His use ...
Roger EbertSome critics and Hitchcock scholars, including Donald Spoto and, agree that Vertigo represents the director's most personal and revealing ...
Joseph Pulitzer... and Julian Hawthorne and entering into a head-to-head circulation war with, owner and publisher of the New York World, from whom he "stole" Richard ...
Karen Black... film, 1976's Family Plot. In the same film, the diamond smuggler played bycould also fit that role, as she wears a long blonde wig in various scenes ...
Andy RichterFormer sidekickjoined O'Brien onstage for two segments, watching clips and reminiscing ab ...
Marie-Luise Gothein... ggested that the latter resulted from a favourable account of his talent in's which predated Christopher Hussey's positive account of Brown in The Pi ...
Rush Limbaugh... that the HPV vaccine causes "mental retardation", conservative commentatorsaid "Michele Bachmann, she might have blown it today. Well, not blown it ...
Plato's... lar that motion is nothing but an illusion. It is usually assumed, based onParmenides 128c-d, that Zeno took on the project of creating these paradox ...
Robert Burns... Binyon – William Blake – Edmund Blunden – Rupert Brooke – Robert Browning –– Thomas Campbell – Thomas Campion – G. K. Chesterton – Hartley Coleridge ...
Hal KanterThe film was adapted by Williams andand directed by Daniel Mann, starring Anna Magnani, Burt Lancaster, Marisa ...
Alexander PopeIn a similar vein,(1688–1744) wrote in his poem Windsor Forest (first published 1713
Julie Andrews... ry Higgins and Eliza Doolittle, being played originally by Rex Harrison and, was a huge hit in New York and London. The partnership won the Tony Awar ...
Woody Allen... , neurotic New Yorkers"; James characterized it as "the sitcom version of afilm, full of amusing lines and scenes, all infused with an uncomfortable ...
Jean Vauquelin de la Fresnaye... y theoreticians of the New Learning (Jean de La Taille) and other writers (and Jean Mairet). The support which the unities received from Cardinal Ric ...
Spinoza... ce more emphasis on human emotion and the imagination. Meanwhile he studiedand Plato, both of whom were important influences. He became more indebted ...
Ron PaulAmong the first Republicans elected was fiscally conservativeto the U.S. House of Representatives. He became known for opposition to th ...
Osama bin Laden... s led an international coalition invaded Afghanistan, the base of terrorist. This invasion led to the toppling of the Taliban regime. After a surpris ...
Chris Morris... scribes Lewis-Smith as having been "almost entirely eclipsed by the rise of, who tends to occupy similar ground". Morris (then working in BBC Radio B ...
Francis Ford Coppola... Theatre at the New York Shakespeare Festival. Kilmer turned down a role in's 1983 film, The Outsiders, as he had prior theatre commitments. That sam ...
Dave Gibbons... twelve-issue comic book limited series created by writer Alan Moore, artist, and colourist John Higgins. The series was published by DC Comics during ...
Bonnie Hunt... of the dice. She was part of an ensemble cast that included Robin Williams,, and David Alan Grier. The movie grossed $262 million worldwide. That yea ...
Graham ChapmanIn a bar about 1975, he askedand Bernard McKenna to do a "treatment" for a "mad movie". They asked a th ...
Tennessee WilliamsThe Rose Tattoo is aplay. It opened on Broadway in February 1951, and a film adaptation was re ...
Sam Torrance... plaining about the behavior of the American galleries throughout the match.branded it "disgusting," while European captain Mark James referred to it ...
F. Scott Fitzgerald... ude the late Herb Brooks, coach of the Miracle on Ice hockey team; the late; Jesse Ventura, former Independent Governor of Minnesota and Pro Wrestler ...
Alan MooreWatchmen is a twelve-issue comic book limited series created by writer, artist Dave Gibbons, and colourist John Higgins. The series was publishe ...
Robert Conquest... – Thomas Campbell – Thomas Campion – G. K. Chesterton – Hartley Coleridge –– W. J. Cory – John Davidson – Donald Davie – C. Day Lewis – Walter De la ...
John F. Kennedy... ts, then adding two 40mm and four twin .50 cal (12.7 mm) mounts. Lieutenantwas the first commanding officer of PT-59 after its conversion. On Novembe ...
Parmenides... on about Zeno and his teachings, citing Favorinus, says that Zeno's teacherwas the first to introduce the Achilles and the Tortoise Argument. But in ...
Pierre Schaeffer... xus style of Ono as well as the musique concrète works of composers such asand Pierre Henry
Pope John Paul II... Redemptor the Pontiff called acts of reparation a duty for Roman Catholics:referred to the concept as
Thomas HeggenMister Roberts is a 1946 novel written by
Jean de La Taille... e were in fact read into the Poetics by theoreticians of the New Learning () and other writers (Jean Vauquelin de la Fresnaye and Jean Mairet). The s ...
W. Edwards Deming... e the world and the United States such statisticians as Walter A. Shewhart,, Harold F. Dodge, George Edwards, Harry Romig, R. L. Jones, Paul Olmstead ...
Reza Deghati... nture Magazine, along with photographs by the renowned Iranian photographer
Jean-Jacques Rousseau... which embodies many of the educational and philosophical tenets espoused by- and Maria and 's Practical Education: The History of Harry and Lucy (178 ...
Favorinus... rtius, a fourth source for information about Zeno and his teachings, citing, says that Zeno's teacher Parmenides was the first to introduce the Achil ...
Paul Wellstone... he city briefly entered the national news in October 2002 when U.S. Senator, along with seven others, died in a plane crash, two miles away from the ...
C. Cornelius Gallus... ns as a private citizen, found himself in the spring attacked on two sides.was advancing from Paraetonium; and Octavian himself landed at Pelusium, w ...
Euripides... tragedy. Æschylus's The Eumenides has two settings and in The Suppliants ofit is sometimes impossible to tell where the action is taking place at all ...
Adam of Bremen... described by German monks: Helmold in the manuscript Chronicon Slavorum andin Gesta Hammaburgensis ecclesiae pontificum. The Polabian language surviv ...
Elia Kazan... s (1958) and Suddenly, Last Summer (1959). Clift starred with Lee Remick in's Wild River in 1960. In 1958, he turned down what became Dean Martin's r ...
Hartley Coleridge... ning – Robert Burns – Thomas Campbell – Thomas Campion – G. K. Chesterton –– Robert Conquest – W. J. Cory – John Davidson – Donald Davie – C. Day Lew ...
Ken Follett... d movies have been made about Ahmad Shah Massoud. Massoud is the subject of's Lie Down With Lions, a novel about the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. ...
Roger Ebert... am of the Crop" designation) and a 76 metascore on Metacritic. The film ledto call Reiner "one of Hollywood's very best directors of comedy", and sai ...
Claude Jade... tchcock's last blonde heroine was—years after Dany Robin and her "daughter"in Topaz—Barbara Harris as a phony psychic turned amateur sleuth in his fi ...
Chris Van AllsburgIn 1995, she appeared in the fantasy movie Jumanji, loosely based on's 1981 book of the same name. The story is about a supernatural and omino ...
Hugh Laurie... Rowan Atkinson and Tony Robinson in their usual roles, this series starredas the Prince Regent, and Helen Atkinson-Wood as Mrs. Miggins. The series ...
Albert SpeerInside the Third Reich is a memoir written by, the Nazi Minister of Armaments from 1942 to 1945, serving as Hitler's ma ...
Chuck Norris... status in the polls, due to his use of the Walker Texas Ranger Lever whilewas coincidentally sponsoring Huckabee. Stephen Colbert made the claim tha ...
Thomas Day... ch of English literature." Popular examples of this growing branch included's The History of Sandford and Merton (1783-9) - which embodies many of th ...
Hugh Laurie... e butler to the Prince Regent, the Prince of Wales (the prince is played byas a complete fop and idiot). Despite Edmund's respected intelligence and ...
Oliver NorthIn 1990 the ACLU defended Lieutenant Colonel, whose conviction was tainted by coerced testimonya violation of his fift ...
Saddam HusseinOn August 1, 1990, Iraq, led by, invaded Kuwait. President Bush formed an international coalition and sec ...
Sam Torrance... o one walked in or crossed Olazábal's putting line – although Europe playerhas said in TV interviews that a TV cameraman stood on Olazábal's line whi ...
Alexander Trocchi... D. H. Lawrence Memorial. Another novelist who lived for a while in Taos was
Alexander PushkinFrom 1830 to 1834 Russian poetpublished his Russian folklore-based fairy tales in verse: The Tale of the ...
Alan Jay Lerner... t for theater performers, producers, managers, and directors. There, he metin 1942. Their first collaboration was a musical adaptation of Barry Conno ...
Virgil... . More isolated references occur, however, in sources ranging from Plato to
Wil Wheaton... e Takei, Walter Koenig, her on-screen daughter Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner,and many Trekkies
Michael Drayton... avidson – Donald Davie – C. Day Lewis – Walter De la Mare – Ernest Dowson –– Lawrence Durrell – Jean Elliot – George Farewell – James Elroy Flecker – ...
Woody AllenEvan Rachel Wood's character, Melodie St. Ann Celestine, in thefictional film Whatever Works is from Eden, Mississippi
Alice B. ToklasThe Alice B. Toklas Democratic Club, named after San Francisco-born author, was formed on Valentine's Day 1972 at the offices of the Society for Ind ...
George Orwell... opened on February 6, 1984. The first book checked out of Davis Library was's 1984. The R.B. House Undergraduate Library is located between the Pit a ...
Herodotus... 85); Hyde may have been the name of the district where Sardis stood. Later,(Histories i. 7) adds that the "Meiones" were renamed Lydians after their ...
George Clooney... te, Charlie Chiemingo, taken under the guidance of Dr. Doug Ross, played by. In 1997, she was the voice of Young Anastasia in the animated musical fi ...
Mohammed HeikalAt the same time, Nasser contacted Arafat through the former's adviserand Arafat was declared by Nasser to be the "leader of the Palestinians." ...
Plato... in detail. More isolated references occur, however, in sources ranging fromto Virgil
Keith AllenLewis-Smith is currently writer and Executive Producer for's documentaries for Channel 4, which have so far included Little Lady Fau ...
John McCain... column in 2008, with Barack Obama receiving 49.4% of the vote to 48.7% for. In 2011 the GOP won a majority on the county commissioners board
Ernest Dowson... J. Cory – John Davidson – Donald Davie – C. Day Lewis – Walter De la Mare –– Michael Drayton – Lawrence Durrell – Jean Elliot – George Farewell – Jam ...
John McCain... sh received 12,019 votes (68%) to 5,437 votes (31%) for John Kerry. In 2008received 62.7% of the vote. In 2006, Rick Santorum and both had significan ...
Barack Obama... 2004. Cambria returned to the Democratic Presidential column in 2008, withreceiving 49.4% of the vote to 48.7% for John McCain. In 2011 the GOP won ...
Arnold Schwarzenegger... s played by Brigitte Nielsen in the 1985 film Red Sonja, which also starredas High Lord Kalidor (originally intended to be Conan). The film was direc ...
Stephen Fry... nto contact with the Queen, her obsequious Lord Chamberlain Lord Melchett () with whom he has a rivalry, and the Queen's demented former nanny Nursie ...
Walter Koenig... es. More than 250 people attended including Nichelle Nichols, George Takei,, her on-screen daughter Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner, Wil Wheaton and many ...
John Lennon... se of sound collage, credited to Lennon–McCartney, but created primarily bywith assistance from George Harrison and Yoko Ono. Lennon said he was tryi ...
Adolf Hitler... a building project, which attracted attention from senior leaders. Becausesaw himself as both an architect and artist, he warmed to Speer and gradua ...
Jimmy Carter... a reversal from the policy of détente, which began in 1979 under Presidentfollowing the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan. Reagan then ordered a massiv ...
Jean Mairet... ng (Jean de La Taille) and other writers (Jean Vauquelin de la Fresnaye and). The support which the unities received from Cardinal Richelieu eventual ...
Gavin Lambert... re he met his lifelong friend and biographer, the screenwriter and novelist; Wadham College, Oxford, where he studied classics; and Magdalen College, ...
Emanuel SwedenborgAccording to the doctrine of The New Church, as explained by, there is no such thing as substitutionary atonement. Swedenborg's accoun ...
Richard L. TierneySonja has been featured in several novels by David C. Smith andwith covers by Boris Vallejo
Samuel Johnson... cation within Britain. Largely, modern British spelling was standardised in's A Dictionary of the English Language (1755), although previous writers ...
Barack Obama... ty voters voted for Republican John McCain, while 34.61% voted for Democratand 4.06% of voters either voted for a Third Party candidate or wrote in a ...
Donald Davie... terton – Hartley Coleridge – Robert Conquest – W. J. Cory – John Davidson –– C. Day Lewis – Walter De la Mare – Ernest Dowson – Michael Drayton – Law ...
Edmond PicardHaving gained his law degree, he became a trainee (1881–1884) with, a renowned criminal lawyer, who also played a pivotal role on the Brusse ...
Joachim Fest... ed these notes out, and returned to them after his release. He was aided by. The manuscript led to two books: first Erinnerungen ("Recollections") (P ...
Otto Erich Hartleben... The composer Arnold Schönberg set a German language version (translated by) of selections from his Pierrot Lunaire to innovative atonal music
Guido van Rossum... tors of Python, became part of the company in the year 2000. Python founderleft Zope Corp in 2003
MachiavellianLucrezia's family later came to epitomize the ruthlesspolitics and sexual corruption alleged to be characteristic of the Renaiss ...
William Henry Donald... ved to be more independent than anyone had expected. With the assistance of, he overcame his opium addiction and declared his support for Chiang Kai- ...
John McCain... presidential election, 61.33% of Wheeler County voters voted for Republican, while 34.61% voted for Democrat Barack Obama and 4.06% of voters either ...
Brian Clevinger... ed Fantasy of Captain N". 8-Bit Theater, a sprite-based webcomic created byparodying the game, has become very popular in the gaming community since ...
Jean Elliot... – Walter De la Mare – Ernest Dowson – Michael Drayton – Lawrence Durrell –– George Farewell – James Elroy Flecker – Thomas Ford – Roy Fuller – Rober ...
Theodore Roosevelt... n the county has voted for the non-Republican only two times. The first was's 1912 run as a Progressive and the second was Lyndon B. Johnson in 1964. ...
Charles Perrault... st picture book published specifically for children. Also during this time,(1628–1703) laid the foundations of the fairy tale in France. His stories ...
Gavin Lambert... g for the influential Sequence magazine (1947–52), which he co-founded withand Karel Reisz; later writing for the British Film Institute's journal Si ...
Johnny Cash... the "Monteagle Grade." There is also a song called "Monteagle Mountain" byon the album Boom Chicka Boom
Robert Louis Stevenson... e Once and Future King), Robert Bloch, H. G. Wells (The War of the Worlds),, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Mark Twain and the creator of The Three Investig ...
Gerald Gardner... al calendar, as they desired more frequent celebrations. Their High Priest,, was away visiting the Isle of Man at the time, but he did not object whe ...
Dennis Sharp... tional attention. Paolo Soleri participated, among others: Justus Dahinden,, Bruno Zevi, Jorge Glusberg, Otto Kapfinger, Frei Otto, Pierre Vago, Erns ...
Georgi Markov... case of state-sponsored assassination, poisoning can be more easily denied., a Bulgarian dissident was assassinated by ricin poisoning. A tiny pellet ...
William Gilpin... oung man or woman of the time. In the late 18th century, the English clericwrote a series of hugely popular books describing his "picturesque" journe ...
Lucy Mangan... ares". The compilation has continued to be offered for sale. The Guardian'sdescribed some of the recordings as being "touched with genius". Writing a ...
Bruno Zevi... on. Paolo Soleri participated, among others: Justus Dahinden, Dennis Sharp,, Jorge Glusberg, Otto Kapfinger, Frei Otto, Pierre Vago, Ernst Gisel, Ion ...
Billy Wilder... he won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of an alcoholic in's film The Lost Weekend (1945). He was the first Welsh actor to ever win ...
Arnold Schwarzenegger... al Protection Agency in 1970. More recently, California Republican Governor, with the support of 16 other states, sued the Federal Government and the ...
Yoshitaka AmanoWarrior of Light, based on's design of the lead character, and Garland are the respective hero and v ...
John McCain... and Republicans, the county trends Republican in statewide elections. Whilereceived 51.6% of its vote to 47.1% for Barack Obama, this was a far-close ...
Joey Smallwood... n 1949, following two referenda within the province, St-Laurent and Premiernegotiated the entry of Newfoundland into Confederation
Mark Twain... ls (The War of the Worlds), Robert Louis Stevenson, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle,and the creator of The Three Investigators, Robert Arthur
MarxThe thinking ofand Freud provided a point of departure for questioning the notion of a un ...
Winston Churchill... first summit was held in December 1953, at the insistence of Prime Minister, to discuss relations with the Soviet Union during the Cold War. Particip ...
Hitler... us years. The administrations of Chancellors Brüning, Papen, Schleicher and(from 30 January to 23 March 1933) governed through presidential decree, r ...
Jerome... ntly used to today, most notably the Synod of Hippo in AD 393. Also c. 400,produced a definitive Latin edition of the Bible (see Vulgate), the canon ...
Barack Obama... ifference of 552 votes. In 2008, Republican John McCain won 51% to Democrat's 46% and each of the three state row office winners carried Washington C ...
Al Gore... in 2008. Cambria County is one of Pennsylvania's most competitive counties.received 50.3% of the county vote to 46.4% for George W. Bush in 2000, but ...
Barack Obama... tewide elections. While John McCain received 51.6% of its vote to 47.1% for, this was a far-closer margin than the 20 points that George W. Bush carr ...
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Jorge Glusberg... leri participated, among others: Justus Dahinden, Dennis Sharp, Bruno Zevi,, Otto Kapfinger, Frei Otto, Pierre Vago, Ernst Gisel, Ionel Schein
Oberon Zell-Ravenheart... ism with psychic training and instruction in the Martian language. In 1968,(then Tim Zell) founded the Church of All Worlds, a Neopagan religious org ...
Adrian Edmondson... who had appeared in the final episode of the first series as "Mad Gerald"),, Nigel Planer, Mark Arden, Stephen Frost, Chris Barrie and Jeremy Hardy. ...
PausaniasIn, Description of Greece, the first Sibyl at Delphi mentioned ("the former" ...
Akira Kurosawais a 1962 black-and-white Japanese samurai film directed byand starring Toshirō Mifune
Jim Morrison... Kilmer is best known for his role as Bruce Wayne/Batman in Batman Forever,in Oliver Stone's The Doors, he became popular in the mid-1980s after a st ...
Robert Bloch... on (Strangers in Town, The Lottery), T.H. White (The Once and Future King),, H. G. Wells (The War of the Worlds), Robert Louis Stevenson, Sir Arthur ...
Mae WestHe impersonated a camp fashion designer in Sextette (1978), starring
Joachim FestEven his editorial aide,, noted in later editions of Inside the Third Reich that much of what Spee ...
Euripides... ean traditions is obvious: if Andromaque had been Pyrrhus's mistress (as in), why should she refuse to marry him? Racine, like Homer, conceives her a ...
Lawrence Durrell... avie – C. Day Lewis – Walter De la Mare – Ernest Dowson – Michael Drayton –– Jean Elliot – George Farewell – James Elroy Flecker – Thomas Ford – Roy ...
Oliver Stone... known for his role as Bruce Wayne/Batman in Batman Forever, Jim Morrison in's The Doors, he became popular in the mid-1980s after a string of appeara ...
Aristophanes... minent historical figures in antiquity are referenced in other works (e.g.,mocking Socrates in his plays), but as he could not find any such referenc ...
Ovid... eus slew Lycaon and his fifty sons. Other sources, including the Roman poet, claim instead that Lycaon’s punishment was transformation into a wolf, a ...
William Rotsler... some cases, the X ratings were applied by reviewers or film scholars, e.g., who wrote "The XXX-rating means hard-core, the XX-rating is for simulati ...
H. G. Wells... in Town, The Lottery), T.H. White (The Once and Future King), Robert Bloch,(The War of the Worlds), Robert Louis Stevenson, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, M ...
John McCain... ote and Bush received 49.57% a difference of 552 votes. In 2008, Republicanwon 51% to Democrat Barack Obama's 46% and each of the three state row off ...
Gus Van Sant... itive reviews for his portrayals of various individuals: a troubled teen in's To Die For (1995) co-starring with Nicole Kidman, a small-town troublem ...
Barack Obama... This has made Loudoun more competitive. Nevertheless, after giving Senatornearly 54% of its presidential vote in 2008, the county shifted back to th ...
Robert F. Kennedy... struction of a helipad) to accommodate the President. When Attorney Generaladvised his brother to sever his ties to Sinatra because of the entertaine ...
Madonna... pop music, it earned them their best reactions yet, drawing comparisons to's album Ray of Light (1998) as well as other female groups such as All Sa ...
PhiloIn Of the Special Laws, Book 1, the Jewish philosopher(20 BC - AD 50) gives six reasons for the practice of circumcision
Gitta Sereny... om prison, and some of the things said in these interviews, like those with, contradicted with both his court testimony and memoirs
JominiGeneral Baron, one of the leading military writers on the Napoleonic art of war had a n ...
Walter Francis WhiteBlack was close friends with, the black executive secretary of the NAACP who would help assuage critic ...
Euripides... (III 8) between maternal love and a reluctance to marry Pyrrhus must (as in) be paramount. And so Astyanax is brought back to life
Ben Elton's arrival after the first series heralded the more frequent recruitment o ...
Benedict XVI... ls prior to his election. After being elected Pope, Ratzinger took the name. Benedict is the eighth German Pope, and is the second non-Italian Pope s ...
Jean-Jacques Burlamaqui... ument at all, but a philosophical document influenced by Emerich de Vattel,, and Samuel Pufendorf. Historian David Armitage has argued that the Decla ...
Stephen Fry... e, notably re-recordings of "Marvin" and "Reasons To Be Miserable", sung by, along with some of the "Guide Entries", newly written material read in-c ...
Brian Sewell... Tom Parker Bowles, ran the "Alternative Turner Prize" with judges including, who said it was for "a wider and more generous choice of art and artist. ...
Apuleius... s of Bidpai, Hitopadesha and Vikram and the Vampire. Both The Golden Ass byand Metamorphoses by Ovid extend the depths of framing to several degrees. ...
Carrie Fisher... friends, they set each other up with their respective best friends, Marie () and Jess (Bruno Kirby). The four go to a restaurant, where Marie and Jes ...
Kevin Spacey... d not want to appear in the film's suggestive sexual scenes or kiss co-star. She later explained: "When I read it, I was 15 and I don't think I was m ...
Cecil Taylor... jor stirrings came in the 1950s, with the early work of Ornette Coleman and. In the 1960s, performers included Archie Shepp, Sun Ra, Albert Ayler, Ph ...
Garry Wills... luence of republicanism rather than Locke's classical liberalism. Historianargued that Jefferson was influenced by the Scottish Enlightenment, partic ...
Aristotle... ustus Eberhard, from whom he acquired a love of the philosophy of Plato and. At the same time he studied the writings of Immanuel Kant and Friedrich ...
ChomskyHerman and(1988) proposed a propaganda model hypothesizing systematic biases of U.S. ...
John Varley... the important and highly talented contemporaries of Turner and Girtin were, John Sell Cotman, Anthony Copley Fielding, Samuel Palmer, William Havell ...
James I of England... mia, known as the Winter Queen or Queen of Hearts, was the daughter of King. However, after Frederick's defeat in the Battle of White Mountain in 162 ...
PolyaenusIn his Stratagems, the 2nd-century Macedonian rhetoriciandescribes a battle between the Spartans and Demetrius of Macedon in 294 BC ...
Al Gore... trended Republican at the national level in recent years. In 2000, Democratwon 53% of the vote and Republican George W. Bush won 44%. In 2004, Democr ...
Roy Fuller... rrell – Jean Elliot – George Farewell – James Elroy Flecker – Thomas Ford –– Robert Graves – Thomas Gray – Fulke Greville – Heath – Reginald Heber – ...
Tommy SteeleLikewise,, The Beatles and The Rolling Stones were teen idols, especially during th ...
William Blake... ich oral tradition of storytelling for children and adults. But by the time's Songs of Innocence was published in 1789, books written specifically fo ...
PlutarchPolybius and, a Greek author writing under the Roman empire, cite a battle at Mt. Lyka ...
AristotleThe philosopherpoints out the ways in which tragedy differs from epic poetry
Ovid... ikram and the Vampire. Both The Golden Ass by Apuleius and Metamorphoses byextend the depths of framing to several degrees. Another early example is ...
Alan Jay Lerner... 14, 1988), was an Austrian-American composer. He collaborated with lyriciston the long running Broadway musicals My Fair Lady and , with book and lyr ...
Kevin Spacey... rade. He then attended Chatsworth High School—where his classmates includedand Mare Winningham—as well as the Hollywood Professional School. At the a ...
Orson Welles... ry was a source of inspiration for the development of the lead character in' film Citizen Kane. His mansion, Hearst Castle, near San Simeon, Californ ...
Theodore Roosevelt... ported the protection of the environment. For example, Republican Presidentwas a prominent conservationist whose policies eventually led to the creat ...
Thomas J. Farnham... ioneers to traverse most of the Oregon Trail. The men were initially led byand called themselves the Oregon Dragoons. They carried a large flag embla ...
BourdieuThinkers such as Althusser, Foucault ortheorize the subject as a social construction. According to Althusser, the ...
James Elroy Flecker... wson – Michael Drayton – Lawrence Durrell – Jean Elliot – George Farewell –– Thomas Ford – Roy Fuller – Robert Graves – Thomas Gray – Fulke Greville ...
Jonathan SwiftA Yahoo is a legendary being in the novel Gulliver's Travels (1726) by
Joyce Kilmer... te developer. Kilmer's grandfather was a gold miner in New Mexico; the poetis a distant cousin of Kilmer's. Kilmer is of German, Swedish, Irish, and ...
George Washington... th the county and the city were named for American Revolutionary War leader, later to become the first President of the United States. It was the fir ...
Seneca the YoungerPhèdre differs from Euripides's Hippolytus and's Phædra in the very important respect that, taking the character of Aric ...
Curtis Strange... have been hosted in 2001) still read "The 2001 Ryder Cup", and U.S. captaindeliberately referred to his team as "The 2001 Ryder Cup Team" in his spee ...
Thucydides... ss 2009. Oxford Reference Online. Oxford University Press. 17 February 2011, a Greek historian of the Peloponnesian War, writes that the Spartan king ...
Plato... Johann Augustus Eberhard, from whom he acquired a love of the philosophy ofand Aristotle. At the same time he studied the writings of Immanuel Kant a ...
George Washington... r North Carolina Governor General Benjamin Smith, who was a special aide toduring the American Revolutionary War and was an early benefactor to the u ...
John HustonHe then co-starred in's The Misfits (1961), which was both Marilyn Monroe's and Clark Gable's l ...
Jack NicklausWith the United States and Great Britain all tied at 15.5 each,led Tony Jacklin by the score of 1 up as they played the 17th hole. Jackli ...
Karl MarxAnother Young Hegelian,, was at first sympathetic with this strategy of attacking Christianity to ...
Gerald Gardner... anuary 1880 – 12 January 1951), was a wealthy Englishwoman who was named byas a leading member of the New Forest coven, a group of pagan Witches into ...
William Rehnquist... of congressional power under the Commerce Clause, such as in the opinion ofin United States v. Lopez. Many Republicans on the more libertarian wing w ...
Shirley JacksonSome notable writers whose works were used in the collection include(Strangers in Town, The Lottery), T.H. White (The Once and Future King), R ...
Oliver Stone... Die For (1995) co-starring with Nicole Kidman, a small-town troublemaker in's U Turn, Inventing the Abbotts (1997), the cruel Roman emperor Commodus ...
Pliny the Elder... r along the River Hermus, where a town called Maeonia existed, according to(Natural History book v:30) and Hierocles
Michael BoothOsaka is known for its food, both in Japan and abroad. Authorand food critic François Simon of Le Figaro have both suggested that Osaka ...
Virgil... dra in the very important respect that, taking the character of Aricie from, Racine introduces the jealousy motive. Despite the fact that Hippolyte, ...
Shūgorō YamamotoThe story is largely based on's short story "Peaceful Days" (日日平安 Nichinichi hei-an). Originally Sanjur ...
Alistair Cooke... ular the pursuit of objectivity. Taking as an example some comments made byin 1935, where Cooke claimed to be without politics as a critic, Anderson ...
Michael CrichtonShe appeared in's 1973 sci-fi western, Westworld as a prostitute
William Rehnquist... nited States v. Nixon, the Court, which did not include the recused Justice, ruled unanimously that claims of executive privilege over the tapes were ...
Stephen Crane... mother, he bought the failing New York Morning Journal, hiring writers likeand Julian Hawthorne and entering into a head-to-head circulation war with ...
Jeffry D. Wert... c images, although the latter seems to have been more deliberately crafted.wrote about Stuart
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Reginald Heber... Ford – Roy Fuller – Robert Graves – Thomas Gray – Fulke Greville – Heath –– Felicia Dorothea Hemans – W. E. Henley – George Herbert – Ralph Hodgson ...
Ruth Plumly Thompson... times a series will outlive its author; when Baum died, his publisher hiredto write more Oz books. The Nancy Drew series and others were written by s ...
Frank Miller... Watchmen as a "revisionary superhero narrative." He considers Watchmen and's to be "the first instances ... of [a] new kind of comic book ... a firs ...
Arthur Robison... earned him work as an extra at the British International Pictures studio on's 1929 production of The Informer. While he was working on The Informer h ...
Barack Obama... ion of any county in the US (85%) and in 2008 with 88.69% of votes cast for. It is an alcohol prohibition or dry county; i.e., taxes on alcohol illeg ...
Thomas Gray... Farewell – James Elroy Flecker – Thomas Ford – Roy Fuller – Robert Graves –– Fulke Greville – Heath – Reginald Heber – Felicia Dorothea Hemans – W. E ...
Bede... nothing else is known of his history or background. The medieval chroniclersays that Augustine sent Laurence back to Pope Gregory I to report on the ...
Cecil Taylor... bassist Gary Peacock and drummer Sunny Murray, a rhythm section honed withas leader. Coltrane championed many younger free jazz musicians, (notably ...
Frank Miller... dividual issues were collected and sold in trade paperback form. Along with's 1986 mini-series, Watchmen was marketed as a "graphic novel", a term wh ...
Johnny Depp... died, outside the Hollywood nightclub The Viper Room, which was co-owned byat the time. Joaquin's call to 911 to save his brother was recorded and re ...
Ovid... t least one son born to Omphale and Heracles: Diodorus Siculus (4.31.8) and(Heroides 9.54) mention a son Lamos, while pseudo-Apollodorus (Bibliotheke ...
Merlin StoneAnother interpretation, by art historian, suggests the use of venom rather than ethylene. She indicates that when ...
Parmenides's... een devised by Greek philosopher Zeno of Elea (ca. 490 - 430 BC) to supportdoctrine that "all is one" and that, contrary to the evidence of our sense ...
Pindar... the first to introduce gymnastic competition. The ancient Greek lyric poetrecords the victories of several athletes in his Victory Odes, and two ins ...
Euripides... rmer à l'idée que nous avons maintenant de cette princesse”. Astyanax, whomdescribes (in The Trojan Women and the Andromache) as having been thrown f ...
Julian Hawthorne... the failing New York Morning Journal, hiring writers like Stephen Crane andand entering into a head-to-head circulation war with Joseph Pulitzer, own ...
Max Marcin... k. He was given the role of second lead, in a production of Sam Shipman and's The Woman in Room 13. Despite being released from the play after five w ...
Jessie Benton Frémont... California and Oregon. His explorations were written up by him and his wifeand were widely published. The first "decent" map of California and Oregon ...
Adolf Hitler... rmann Göring, Heinrich Himmler, Rudolf Hess, Martin Bormann and, of course,himself
Pete Townshend... f-destructive side, better than anyone else on the planet." In the words of, "The production of our [The Who's] records has got nothing to do with so ...
Alicia Keys... rned some mainstream recognition through the work of D'Angelo, Erykah Badu,, and Lauryn Hill. D'Angelo's critically acclaimed album (2000) has been r ...
Jane Porter... arry. Wallace is also the subject of literary works by Sir Walter Scott andand of the Academy Award winning epic film Braveheart
René Descartes... een subject and object corresponds to the distinction, in the philosophy of, between thought and extension. Descartes believed that thought (subjecti ...
Libby Purves... Midweek, during which he booked Arthur Mullard as a stand-in presenter for(interviewing Prof. A. J. Ayer). That programme was featured on the BBC Ra ...
George WashingtonPresident of Congress John Hancock sent a broadside to General, instructing him to have it proclaimed "at the Head of the Army in the wa ...
Konrad Adenauer... drich Nietzsche, Friedrich August Kekulé von Stradonitz, Joseph Schumpeter,, Max Ernst, Constantin Carathéodory, Karl Weierstrass, Karl Barth and Sam ...
Mark Haines... -Fattah (co-anchor of weekday edition of WCAU NBC 10 News in Philadelphia),(host on CNBC television network), El McMeen (guitarist), Norman Pearlstin ...
Plutarch... inspiration. However, most commonly, these refer to an observation made by, who presided as high priest at Delphi for several years, who stated that ...
Mark Twain... ipment and the most talented writers of the time, including Ambrose Bierce,and Jack London. A self-proclaimed populist, Hearst went on to publish sto ...
Robert Graves... Elliot – George Farewell – James Elroy Flecker – Thomas Ford – Roy Fuller –– Thomas Gray – Fulke Greville – Heath – Reginald Heber – Felicia Dorothea ...
Charles DickensThe second special was broadcast on Friday 23 December 1988. In a twist on' A Christmas Carol, Ebenezer Blackadder is the "kindest and loveliest" ma ...
Patricia Bosworth, who had access to Clift's family and many people who knew and worked wit ...
Walt DisneyAlong with, Hitchcock was among the first prominent motion picture producers to full ...
Ambrose Bierce... red the best equipment and the most talented writers of the time, including, Mark Twain and Jack London. A self-proclaimed populist, Hearst went on t ...
Euripides... cters and, above all, to present the old stories in a modern light. Whereas, in his Iphigenia in Aulis, only averts the heroine's death by causing Ar ...
Erykah Badu... e, and has earned some mainstream recognition through the work of D'Angelo,, Alicia Keys, and Lauryn Hill. D'Angelo's critically acclaimed album (200 ...
Steven Spielberg... ation. In 1993, stop-motion animators working on the realistic dinosaurs of's Jurassic Park were retrained in the use of computer input devices. By 1 ...
Pliny the Elder... Pausanias argues for the Lykaian competition’s priority to the Panathenaia., an imperial Roman polymath, states that the games at Lykaion were the fi ...
Charles GounodThe series used a curious little tune by the French composer(1818–1893), the composer of the 1859 opera Faust, as the theme for his te ...
Pope Pius II... Catholics and Utraquists. It would only last for a short period of time, asdeclared the Basel Compacts to be invalid in 1462
Sofia CoppolaIn's independent film The Virgin Suicides (1999), Dunst played the role of t ...
David Hume... an consciousness began its career with the German Idealists, in response to's radical skepticism. The idealists' starting point was Hume's conclusion ...
R. L. Stine... r to launch a series, such as L. Frank Baum's Wizard of Oz. Enid Blyton andhave specialized in open-ended series. Sometimes a series will outlive its ...
Russell Baker... ge C. Marshall resided at Dodona Manor in Leesburg. Essayist and journalistgrew up in Morrisonville, Virginia and his book Growing Up highlights his ...
Jack London... most talented writers of the time, including Ambrose Bierce, Mark Twain and. A self-proclaimed populist, Hearst went on to publish stories of municip ...
Sebastian Shaw... s used in the 2004 DVD release of , where he was inserted in place of actoras the ghost of Anakin Skywalker. This was one of the most controversial c ...
Gary Player... the charity had raised £1.5 million. Dalglish often competes in the annualInvitational Tournament, a charity golfing event which raises money for ch ...
Rosanne Cash... , Leanne Womack, The Allman Brothers Band, Blues Traveler, Jakob Dylan, and, amongst others
Jack Nicklaus... ange to include continental Europeans arose from discussion in 1977 betweenand the Earl of Derby, who was serving as the President of the Professiona ...
John F. KennedyPeter Lawford was a brother-in-law of President(dubbed "Brother-in-Lawford" by Sinatra), and the group played a role in c ...
François Truffaut... 1950s, French New Wave critics, especially Éric Rohmer, Claude Chabrol and, were among the first to see and promote Hitchcock's films as artistic wo ...
Ellery QueenMystery authorcan also be considered a "fictional artist" of sorts, though the proverbia ...
Pierre SchaefferIn December 1952, he composed a Konkrete Etüde, realized in's Paris musique concrète studio. In March 1953, he moved to the NWDR stud ...
PtolemyDuring the Roman period, the geographernoted that Sardinia was inhabited by the following peoples, from north to ...
Rob Reiner... ket. I do have platonic (women) friends, but not best, best, best friends."initially envisioned actress Susan Dey for the role of Sally Albright. Whe ...
Spike Lee... Day. It has been said that a biographical film is in the works about Brown;has signed on to direct, with Brian Grazer producing and Jez and John-Hen ...
John Lennon... Revolver. Credited as a Lennon–McCartney song, it was written primarily by. The track included looped tape effects. For the track Paul McCartney sup ...
Thomas Malory... ories which became popular among children were written in the 15th Century.'s Morte d'Arthur (1486) and the tales of Robin Hood (c. 1450) were not wr ...
Walter Scott... rslie, by Blind Harry. Wallace is also the subject of literary works by Sirand Jane Porter and of the Academy Award winning epic film Braveheart
Dionysius of Halicarnassus... ounded by colonists from Lydia led by Tyrrhenus, brother of Lydus. However,was skeptical of this story, pointing out that the Etruscan language and c ...
Pietro Bembo... cesco II Gonzaga, Marquess of Mantua as well as a love affair with the poet. Francesco's wife was the cultured intellectual , the sister of Alfonso, ...
Ralph Hodgson... Reginald Heber – Felicia Dorothea Hemans – W. E. Henley – George Herbert –– Thomas Hood – Teresa Hooley – Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. E. Housman – He ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... his characters, for example the song "Namarie" in The Lord of the Rings by, which Tolkien attributes to the character Galadriel
Harry S. Truman... wever, after Chief Justice Harlan Stone died in 1946, rumors that Presidentwould appoint Jackson as Stone's successor led several newspapers to inves ...
William Shatner... BC network executives who insisted that Roddenberry give the role to a man.corroborated this in Star Trek Memories, and added that female viewers at ...
Blind Harry... pic poem The Acts and Deeds of Sir William Wallace, Knight of Elderslie, by. Wallace is also the subject of literary works by Sir Walter Scott and Ja ...
Éric RohmerIn the late 1950s, French New Wave critics, especially, Claude Chabrol and François Truffaut, were among the first to see and pr ...
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin... have been strongly influenced by the Jesuit paleontologist and philosopher
Shirley MacLaine... ief stint, Norman Fell. Marilyn Monroe, Angie Dickinson, Juliet Prowse, andwere often referred to as the "Rat Pack Mascots". The post-Bogart version ...
Benjamin FranklinContrary to popular legend, there is no evidence thatever supported the Wild Turkey, rather than the Bald Eagle, as a symbol of ...
Roger Penrose... no singularities appear in generic solutions. However, in the late sixtiesand Stephen Hawking used global techniques to prove that singularities are ...
Charles Laughton... . MGM started Milland out in films such as Payment Deferred (1932) starring
George Herbert... reville – Heath – Reginald Heber – Felicia Dorothea Hemans – W. E. Henley –– Ralph Hodgson – Thomas Hood – Teresa Hooley – Gerard Manley Hopkins – A. ...
Baruch Spinoza... In the process, they became the first non-religious Biblical scholars sincein his Theologico-Political Treatise
Lisa Scottoline... rk), El McMeen (guitarist), Norman Pearlstine (editor-in-chief of Time) and(author of legal thrillers)
Elia Kazan... oncert music," the 1950s saw the rise of the modernist film score. Directorwas open to the idea of jazz influences and dissonant scoring and worked w ...
Stephen Glass... eviews for 2003's Shattered Glass, which tells the true story of journalist, who was discovered fabricating stories as a writer for The New Republic. ...
Felix Frankfurter... ecedents were thus upheld. In 1939 Black was joined on the Supreme Court byand William O. Douglas. Douglas voted alongside Black in several cases, es ...
Dave Marsh... . It's got to do with trying to keep Keith Moon on his fucking drum stool."'s The New Book of Rock Lists ranks Moon at No. 1 on its list of The 50 Gr ...
Kathy Reichs... e of Québec. Brennan has made at least one other reference to the real-lifemost notably by stating in the series pilot that the closest other forensi ...
Pope Benedict XVIAmong its notable alumni and faculty are, Heinrich Heine, Heinrich Hertz, Friedrich Hirzebruch, Friedrich Nietzsch ...
Neil Peart... ble rock drummers have been influenced by Keith Moon, including Dave Grohl,, Tommy Lee, Peter Criss, and Brad Wilk
Oberon Zell-RavenheartIn 1968, Tim Zell (now) and others formed a neo-pagan religious organization called the Church o ...
Claude ChabrolIn the late 1950s, French New Wave critics, especially Éric Rohmer,and François Truffaut, were among the first to see and promote Hitchcock's ...
Albert Einstein... add increased dimensionality, such as intentionality (used for x), people () and colloquial terminology more relevant to Internet search (i.e., blogg ...
Stephen Hawking... appear in generic solutions. However, in the late sixties Roger Penrose andused global techniques to prove that singularities are generic
Lorne Michaels... his family, the Max Weinberg 7, David Letterman, Joel Godard, Jay Leno, and, as well as a final assurance that he would not "grow up" as he moved to ...
Henry Winter... erms of discipline and spirit" and a "defensive masterplan" by David Pleat,wrote, "it can only be a matter of time before he [Dalglish] is confirmed ...
Heinrich HeineAmong its notable alumni and faculty are Pope Benedict XVI,, Heinrich Hertz, Friedrich Hirzebruch, Friedrich Nietzsche, Friedrich Aug ...
Saddam... ts pedestal. The pro-Chávez website Aporrea wrote: "Just like the statue ofin Baghdad, that of Columbus the tyrant also fell this October 12, 2004 in ...
James I... ly. This was when, on the death of Robert III in 1406, his heir, who became, was a prisoner in England. James was eventually released and crowned in ...
Stesichorus... m in which the ancient sacred hymns of Greece were coined, from the days ofonwards. As Milton says, "strophe, antistrophe and epode were a kind of st ...
Hitler... joined the Columbia Broadcasting System under Edward R. Murrow. He visited's mountain retreat at Berchtesgaden and interviewed many leading Nazis, i ...
Joseph L. MankiewiczEscape was filmed in 1930 and 1948. The latter was directed by, starring Rex Harrison, Peggy Cummins, William Hartnell. The screenplay w ...
Ellen Glasgow... s extensive and sometimes troubled past. The works of Pulitzer Prize winneroften dealt with social inequalities and the role of women in her culture. ...
Slavoj Žižek... Ideological State Apparatuses has been of interest to Slovenian philosopher; the attempt to view history as a process without a subject garnered symp ...
Hector Berlioz... er, Paganini also became close friends with composers Gioachino Rossini and. Rossini and Paganini met in Bologna in the summer of 1818. In January 18 ...
Bill Hader... f a hearse winding through a foggy landscape and cemetery, and the voice ofas Vincent Price in place of Joel Godard
Jonathan Demme... Hours fits in well with popular low-budget "cult" films of the 1980s, e.g.'s Something Wild and Alex Cox's Repo Man
James Branch Cabell... ities and the role of women in her culture. Glasgow's peer and close friendwrote extensively about the changing position of gentry in the Reconstruct ...
Hipparchus... oman world as a religious response to the discovery by the Greek astronomerof the astronomical phenomenon of the precession of the equinoxes – a disc ...
PausaniasHe was a son of Talaus and Lysimache.calls his mother Lysianassa, and Hyginus calls her Eurynome. He was one of ...
Rod Serling... Fantasy Island, and two episodes each of The Streets of San Francisco, and's Night Gallery
Robert Ingersoll... is autobiography, “In Philadelphia, I inadvertently came upon an edition of's Essays and Lectures. This was an exciting discovery; his atheism confir ...
Milton... acred hymns of Greece were coined, from the days of Stesichorus onwards. Assays, "strophe, antistrophe and epode were a kind of stanza framed for the ...
Pope John Paul II... guards, and palace guards. After the May 13, 1981 assassination attempt onby Mehmet Ali Ağca, the guards were given enhanced training in unarmed com ...
Russell Grant... omedian Jim Davidson, tennis player/TV presenter Sue Barker, and astrologeralso originate from the area
Paul Tillich... has been advocated by many theologians Immanuel Kant, Hastings Rashdall and. It remains the most popular view of atonement among liberal Christians. ...
Hesiod... o as a god capable of bringing disease and propitiated as a god of healing.identifies Paeon as a separate god, and in later poetry Paeon is invoked i ...
Victor Anderson... e in the Neopagan community in the San Francisco Bay Area, and trained with, founder of the Feri Tradition of witchcraft, and with Zsuzsanna Budapest ...
Romano Scarpa... talian comic strip artist. He started his career at age 14, as an inker for. He made stories about Disney characters Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Scroo ...
Thomas Hobbes(1588–1679) defined power as a man's "present means, to obtain some future ...
Wernher von Braun... February 1, 1956 and commanded by Major General John B. Medaris with Doctor
Henrik Ibsen... ay visit Hægstad Gård which contains woodcarvings, scenes from Peer Gynt by, and in Geiranger the new Norwegian Fjord Centre shows local history and ...
Jim Jarmusch... Tarantino, Jane Lynch, Gael García Bernal, Tilda Swinton, Kathleen Turner,, Todd Haynes, Gus Van Sant, and John Waters. Waters, a summer resident, i ...
Charles DickensLittle Dorrit is a serial novel bypublished originally between 1855 and 1857. It is a work of satire on the ...
Uri Avnery... ded the ceremony. Also attending were at least one Israeli peace activist (, head of Gush Shalom) and a Christian minister. Arafat was buried in a st ...
Steven Pinker... are common in discussions of homosexuality, environmentalism and veganism.has described two logical fallacies. "The naturalistic fallacy is the idea ...
Ian Dury... come to prominence in the British pub rock scene of the mid-1970s, such as, Nick Lowe, Eddie and the Hot Rods and Dr. Feelgood; and according to All ...
Thomas HobbesIn the 17th centurycollected the current evidence to conclude outright that Moses could not h ...
Charles Darwin... tionary view of nationalism has its origins in the evolutionary theories ofthat were later substantially elaborated by John Tooby and Leda Cosmides. ...
Harold Lamb... world for me." In a time before comics existed, he "read all of Burroughs,, Talbot Mundy," maintaining copies "at home in my library" some 50 years ...
George Sanders... ar. The car he jumps into happens to have in it Carol and Scott ffolliott (), another reporter, who explains that the capital letter in his surname w ...
Baruch Spinoza... not have written the bulk of the Torah. Shortly afterwards the philosopherpublished a unified critical analysis, arguing that the problematic passag ...
Charlotte Auerbach... a spontaneous variant arising in a colony of mice maintained by geneticist. Histopathological studies in the 1960s revealed that the cerebellum of r ...
Peter JacksonIn's , Frodo and his companions arrive at Bree almost immediately after they ...
Charles Dickens... ry, but the word was considered vulgar. (Note the exclamation by Estella in's novel Great Expectations: "He calls the knaves, Jacks, this boy!") Howe ...
Talbot Mundy... ." In a time before comics existed, he "read all of Burroughs, Harold Lamb,," maintaining copies "at home in my library" some 50 years later
Judith Butler... ion has been popularised and adapted by the feminist philosopher and critic; the concept of Ideological State Apparatuses has been of interest to Slo ...
Edward Granville Browne... overy of numerous compounds and chemicals including kerosene, among others.considers him as "probably the greatest and most original of all the physi ...
Niccolò Machiavelli... chel Foucault (1926–1984), who, following the Italian political philosopher(1469–1527), sees power as "a complex strategic situation in a given socie ...
Edgar Rice Burroughs... venth birthday, he "had gotten The Gods of Mars and The Warlord of Mars" by, books which "opened up a complete new world for me." In a time before co ...
Agatha Christie... to artifacts from Kents Cavern, other local archaeology, information about, and a replica old farmhouse interior, the museum has galleries dedicated ...
Malcolm X... ivists felt it presented an inaccurate, sanitized pageant of racial harmony;called it the "Farce on Washington," and the Nation of Islam forbade its ...
Milton FriedmanWhiledescribed The General Theory as "a great book", he argues that its implici ...
Vincent Hanna... ecruited for one episode essentially to play himself. Political commentatorplayed a character billed as "his own great-great-great grandfather" in th ...
Roger Ebert... aid it was very gripping and scary despite some minor unanswered questions.gave the film "Thumbs Down" and felt it was boring and "borderline ridicul ...
Annie DillardNorman Mailer's novel Tough Guys Don't Dance and's novel The Maytrees are primarily based in Provincetown
AeschylusThe Greek poetwho took part in the Battle of Salamis, commented on the power of the paea ...
John F. Kennedy... because of weaker security and security lapses, such as with U.S. Presidentand former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, or as part of coups d' ...
Niccolò Machiavelli... s of bolstering the power of capitalism and of the nation-state. Drawing onin The Prince, and trying to understand why there had been no Communist re ...
Tom Wolfe... history in works such as The Confessions of Nat Turner and Sophie's Choice.has occasionally dealt with his southern heritage in bestsellers like I Am ...
Miyamoto Musashi... ar in Usagi Yojimbo, Stan Sakai's anthropomorphic-rabbit samurai based uponand in the Artemis Fowl series of children's books
John F. Kennedy... tioned by Curtis was that it was Baldrick who had accidentally assassinated. However, aside from a brief mention in June 2005
Ibn al-NadimRazi studied medicine under Ali ibn Rabban al-Tabari, however,indicates that he studied philosophy under al-Bakhi, who had travelled muc ...
Richard Roeper... ixed or average) from 36 reviews. On the television program Ebert & Roeper,gave the film "Thumbs Up" and said it was very gripping and scary despite ...
E. P. Thompson... ry of structuration; Althusser was vehemently attacked by British historianin his book The Poverty of Theory
Plato... wrote a satyr play about the abduction called Orithyia which has been lost.writes somewhat mockingly that there may have been a rational explanation ...
LucianFrom Syria her worship extended to Greece and to the furthest West.and Apuleius give descriptions of the beggar-priests who went round the gr ...
Lydia Lunch... ncluded, from the UK, The Fall, and from the US, Beastie Boys, Sonic Youth,, Elliott Sharp, Swans, the Ordinaires and Arto Lindsay. This was followed ...
Ibn al-Nadim... zi allegedly returned to Rey where he gathered many students around him. Asrelates in Fihrist, Razi was then a Shaikh (title given to one entitled to ...
Sam Harris... some extent. Proponents of this view, such as the author and neuroscientist, see morality as a budding science. This view is critical of Moore's "sim ...
William Styron... uction era, and challenged its moral code with Jurgen, A Comedy of Justice.approached history in works such as The Confessions of Nat Turner and Soph ...
Winston Churchill... base rights in Bermuda from the United Kingdom, but British Prime Ministerwas initially unwilling to accede to the American request without getting ...
Aeschylus... ar the Erginos River in Thrace. There she was wrapped in a cloud and raped.wrote a satyr play about the abduction called Orithyia which has been lost
Roger Ebert... eron starred as serial killer Aileen Wuornos in Monster (2003). Film criticcalled it "one of the greatest performances in the history of the cinema". ...
Stan Sakai... a series of novels by Greg Rucka. Bodyguards also appear in Usagi Yojimbo,'s anthropomorphic-rabbit samurai based upon Miyamoto Musashi and in the A ...
John F. Kennedy... since he was one of the key figures who acceded to the wishes of Presidentin changing the focus of the march. Kennedy initially opposed the march ou ...
Karl Marx... c sociology, political sociology, and the sociology of religion. Along withand Émile Durkheim, he is commonly regarded as one of the founders of mode ...
Margaret Dovey... tralian athlete Decima Norman, who won five gold medals in track and field., the future wife of the former Australian prime minister Gough Whitlam, f ...
Byron Erickson... he epic Disney fantasy comic World of the Dragonlords, which was written by
Gene Siskel... ck's facade was one of many used as the backdrop for the opening credits ofand Roger Ebert's "At the Movies." The uptown area is currently under deve ...
Greg Rucka... nal bodyguard who acts as narrator and protagonist in a series of novels by. Bodyguards also appear in Usagi Yojimbo, Stan Sakai's anthropomorphic-ra ...
Antonio GramsciIn the Marxist tradition, the Italian writerelaborated the role of cultural hegemony in ideology as a means of bolster ...
Stephen Thomas Erlewine... matured, calling her progress a "declaration of strength and independence".of Allmusic described her eponymous album, Aaliyah, as "a statement of mat ...
Norman Mailer... Waters. Waters, a summer resident, is a major participant in the festival.'s novel Tough Guys Don't Dance and Annie Dillard's novel The Maytrees are ...
Stanley Kubrick... riginal score written by the film composer. One of the most famous cases is's , where Kubrick opted for existing recordings of classical works, inclu ...
Peter Abelard... ity during the Middle Ages and is most often associated in that period with. Since the Reformation it has been advocated by many theologians Immanuel ...
Jennifer Crusie... ite of the kind of hypocrisy that is typically attributed to women". Writerinterprets this as Cordelia's "lack of depth" becoming "her strength". She ...
Bob Black... ards mysticism, occultism, and irrationalism. Bey did not respond publicly.wrote a rejoinder to Bookchin in Anarchy after Leftism
Adolf Hitler... when British attacks had become more effective than earlier in the battle., then a Gefreiter of the 6th Bavarian Reserve Division, fought in the Bat ...
Gus Van Sant... l García Bernal, Tilda Swinton, Kathleen Turner, Jim Jarmusch, Todd Haynes,, and John Waters. Waters, a summer resident, is a major participant in th ...
Hyginus... s a son of Talaus and Lysimache. Pausanias calls his mother Lysianassa, andcalls her Eurynome. He was one of the three kings at Argos, along with Iph ...
Aldo Leopold... ion, yet survive and revive after water absorption. A. Carl Leopold, son of, began studying this capability at the Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant ...
James Whale... ne More River (a film version of Galsworthy's Over the River) was filmed byin 1934. The film starred Frank Lawton, Colin Clive (one of Whale's most f ...
Paul Scarron... hands. In 1649 he painted the Vision of St Paul (Louvre) for the comic poet, and in 1651 the Holy Family (Louvre) for the duc de Créquy. Year by year ...
Keith Dowding... se power relationships. One rational choice definition of power is given byin his book Power
Adolf Hitler... Davenport) is concerned about the "crisis" in Europe, the growing power ofand Nazi Germany, and the inability of celebrated foreign correspondents i ...
James Wolcott... loating around for over a decade." The term was used by American journalistin a 1975 article about musician Todd Rundgren, although with a different ...
David Cross... Jones. The performer Usher lives in the same Roswell neighborhood. Comedianlived in Roswell during his childhood in the 1970s and early 1980s Former ...
Chris ClaremontAccording to George Pérez in a Wizard magazine interview in 1994,suggested that Superman of Earth-One dies in the final battle with the Ant ...
John Wycliffe... i-clericalism and England had already given rise to the Lollard movement of, which played an important part in inspiring the Hussites in Bohemia. Lol ...
Le Corbusier... ntly. In December 1919 he married Jeanne-Augustine Lohy, and in 1920 he met, who would remain a lifelong friend
Hillary Rodham Clinton... he hometown of former First Lady & current United States Secretary of State. When she visited Park Ridge on the occasion of her 50th birthday in 1997 ...
Aristotle... viding his time between Oxford and Paris, and helped introduce the study of. He is the first known Oxford Master of Arts and the site where he lived ...
Hume's... related to (and even confused with) the is–ought problem, which comes fromTreatise
PindarThe most famous paeans are those of Bacchylides and. Paeans were sung at the festivals of Apollo (especially the Hyacinthia), ...
Rudolph Grey... h night three to five acts performed, including Glenn Branca, Rhys Chatham,, Robin Crutchfield's Dark Day, Off Beach and others
Pope John Paul II... protected by a bubble of clear bulletproof glass, such as the Popemobile of– built following an attempt at his life. Politicians often resent this ne ...
Mike Huckabee... O'Brien accused his show of being the sole cause of presidential candidate's status in the polls, due to his use of the Walker Texas Ranger Lever wh ...
Gordon Lyon... proxy is a forwarding proxy server that is accessible by any Internet user.estimates there are "hundreds of thousands" of open proxies on the Interne ...
Edward R. Murrow... med on 5 July, presciently foreshadowing the celebrated radio broadcasts of
BacchylidesThe most famous paeans are those ofand Pindar. Paeans were sung at the festivals of Apollo (especially the Hy ...
Richard Bartle... that the online female persona has a number of positive social attributes., author of Designing Virtual Worlds, classified multiplayer RPG-players i ...
Zsuzsanna Budapest... with Victor Anderson, founder of the Feri Tradition of witchcraft, and with, a feminist separatist involved in Dianic Wicca
Johann Gottfried HerderThe term nationalism was coined by(nationalismus) during the late 1770s. Precisely where and when nationalis ...
Irving R. Levine... se worked for INS were future broadcasters William Shirer, Edwin Newman and, who in 1950 covered the outbreak of war in Korea for INS. Marion Carpent ...
Ben Hecht... at the Germans would begin bombing London at any time. To accommodate this,was called in to write the epilogue of the film, the scene in the radio st ...
Neil Gaiman... el written in collaboration between the English authors Terry Pratchett and
Paul Krugman... been even more divisive. Although many economists, such as George Akerlof,, Robert Shiller, and Joseph Stiglitz, support Keynesian stimulus, over 30 ...
Edwin NewmanAmong those worked for INS were future broadcasters William Shirer,and Irving R. Levine, who in 1950 covered the outbreak of war in Korea for ...
William Shakespeare... ssic. The result is a compendium of Elizabethan England during the youth of. "No work of the time contains so vivid and picturesque a sketch," was th ...
Terry Pratchett... Award nominated novel written in collaboration between the English authorsand Neil Gaiman
Zoroaster... original temple of Mithras was a natural cave, containing fountains, whichfound in the mountains of Persia. To Zoroaster, this cave was an image of ...
Anthony BluntThe most famous 20th-century scholar of Poussin was the Englishman, Keeper of the Queen's Pictures, who in 1979 was disgraced by revelations ...
Pliny... re probably disposed groups of statuary. The pteron consisted (according to) of thirty-six columns of the Ionic order, enclosing a square cena. Betwe ...
Richard D. WolffAlthusser's influence is also seen in the work of economistsand Stephen Resnick, who have interpreted that Marx's mature works hold a ...
Erwin RommelProtests followed from Generalfeldmarschall; General Gleiniger, German commander in Limoges; and the Vichy government ...
Albrecht Dürer... cluding 337 volumes of dried plants, prints and drawings including those byand antiquities from Egypt, Greece, Rome, the Ancient Near and Far East an ...
George Bernard Shaw... eciated at the time. Along with those of other writers of the time, such as, his plays addressed the class system and social issues, two of the best ...
Charles Shaar Murray... ame musical scene; the term was also used in that sense by music journalistin his comments about The Boomtown Rats. For a period of time in 1976 and ...
Johnny Cash... r the show, remarked that in his 12 years of working for Late Night, U2 andwere the "dream artists" he'd tried, but never succeeded in getting. The b ...
Robert A. Heinlein... tured their own takes on space suit design. Science fiction authors such ascontributed to the development of fictional space suit concepts
Michael Jackson... often voiced that she was inspired by a number of performers. These include, Stevie Wonder, Sade, En Vogue, Nine Inch Nails, Korn, Prince, Naughty by ...
Nikos Kazantzakis... on of Christ, based on the 1951 (English translation 1960) novel written by, who was introduced to the director by actress Barbara Hershey when they ...
Tim Healy... tate planned to place the new representative of the Crown, Governor-Generalin a new, smaller residence, but because of death threats from the anti-tr ...
Bertrand Tavernier... y one of his heroes, Michael Powell. This led to a more significant role in's jazz movie Round Midnight
David Greenwalt... ent role as the damsel in distress. Angel co-creator and executive producerdescribes Cordelia in her Buffy years as "a somewhat shallow, somewhat vai ...
Bertrand Russellnamed Keynes one of the most intelligent people he had ever known, comment ...
Douglas LePan, an official from the Canadian High Commission, wrote
Tina Turner... Prince, dance-pop star Michael Jackson, and a wave of female vocalists likeand Whitney Houston. Michael Jackson and Prince has been described as the ...
David O. Selznick... satisfied with, by which time Hitchcock was in the U.S. under contract withand available to direct this film on a loan-out. Hitchcock, who enjoyed no ...
Bill Finger... , just two issues after the characters' debut by artist Bob Kane and writer, Fox wrote the first of his several tales of the Batman, introducing an e ...
Vitruvius... of drawing the complex geometry was devised by the ancient Roman architectfrom classical buildings and structures
J. I. Packer... cal understandings of the atonement need not conflict'. Reformed theologian, for example, although he maintains that 'penal substitution is the mains ...
Steven Lukes... enabling nature of power. A comprehensive account of power can be found inPower: A Radical View where he discusses the three dimensions of power. Th ...
Jonathan Miller... nd fractured scenery to represent the twists of fate reflected in the plot., in a 1986 production for the 49th Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, transferre ...
Vincent SheeanProducer Walter Wanger bought the rights to journalist's memoir Personal History in 1935, but after several adaptations proved u ...
Donald Davidson... t-winged Dryad of the trees", in his Ode to a Nightingale. In the poetry ofthey illustrate the themes of tradition and the importance of the past to ...
Caroline Coon... "New Musical Express" magazine. In a November 1976 article in Melody Maker,used Malcolm McLaren's term "New Wave" to designate music by bands not exa ...
Alain Badiou... students became eminent intellectuals in the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s and 1990s:, Étienne Balibar and Jacques Rancière in philosophy, Pierre Macherey in l ...
Tommy Lapid... d strengthen Palestinian claims to East Jerusalem. Israeli cabinet ministerstated that "Jerusalem is the burial place of Jewish kings, not of Arab te ...
Douglas Fairbanks... and from 1918 he was even composing the music for them. With Mary Pickford,and D. W. Griffith, he co-founded United Artists in 1919
Osama bin LadenAlready long time affiliates of Al-Qaeda, Hazmi and Mihdhar were chosen byas respected jihadists due to their extensive fighting experience for an a ...
Billy WilderMulholland Drive has been compared with's film noir classic Sunset Boulevard (1950), another tale about broken dr ...
Andrew Davies... TV series co-produced by the BBC and WGBH Boston, Little Dorrit, written by, and featuring Claire Foy, Freema Agyeman, Bill Paterson, Andy Serkis, Ma ...
Jane Lynch... director Darren Aronofsky. Prior honorees have included Quentin Tarantino,, Gael García Bernal, Tilda Swinton, Kathleen Turner, Jim Jarmusch, Todd H ...
Hugo Grotius... e in the place of man . A variation that also falls within this metaphor is’ "", which sees Jesus receiving a punishment as a public example of the l ...
Michael Jackson... arose in the 1980s, with the funk-influenced singer Prince, dance-pop star, and a wave of female vocalists like Tina Turner and Whitney Houston. Mic ...
Quentin Tarantino... ss Vera Farmiga and director Darren Aronofsky. Prior honorees have included, Jane Lynch, Gael García Bernal, Tilda Swinton, Kathleen Turner, Jim Jarm ...
Chip Berlet, writing for the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), identified Horowitz' ...
John James Audubon... ere commissioned for books. Among the most famous of these bird artists was, whose paintings of North American birds were a great commercial success ...
Thackeray'sDryads are mentioned in Milton's Paradise Lost, in Coleridge, and inwork The Virginians. Keats addresses the nightingale as "light-winged Drya ...
Mary Pickford... roducing them, and from 1918 he was even composing the music for them. With, Douglas Fairbanks and D. W. Griffith, he co-founded United Artists in 19 ...
Ricky Tomlinson... uction company. The company financed and produced Stepdad in 2007, starringand Chris Bisson among others; it was entered into the Cannes Film Festiva ...
George Washington... and became a haven for deserters from both the British and colonial armies., who had more than sufficient difficulties with the British, brushed off ...
Salman Rushdie... into seclusion, and are rarely heard from or seen in public, such as writer. A related form of protection is the use of body doubles a person built s ...
Queen Latifah... thing of an off-air revival, with artists such as Stewart, Tony Bennett andputting their own interpretation on the music
Robert Fourer... y Steven Chu and team. In 1985, the AMPL modeling language was developed by, David M. Gay and Brian Kernighan at Bell Laboratories. Also in 1985, Bel ...
J. Hoberman... here than the power to enter and to program the dream life of the culture?"from The Village Voice echoes this sentiment by calling it a "poisonous va ...
Sylvain LazarusEventually, a was organized in France at the University of Paris VIII byon May 27, 1992. The general title was Politique et philosophie dans l'oeu ...
Darren Aronofsky... de film. Among the honorees for 2011 were actress Vera Farmiga and director. Prior honorees have included Quentin Tarantino, Jane Lynch, Gael García ...
Marc Galanter... y, Massimo Introvigne, John Hall, Lorne Dawson, Anson Shupe, Gordon Melton,, (amongst other scholars researching NRMs) have argued and established to ...
Stephen Fry... her Blackadder series, to which the simple reply "No, no chance" was given:has expressed the view that, since the series went out on such a good "hig ...
Gramsci... these he added a third 'critical' dimension which built upon insights fromand Althusser
Saddam HusseinAll United Nations attempts to intervene as mediators were rebuffed. Under, Baathist Iraq claimed the entire waterway up to the Iranian shore as its ...
Thomas Jefferson... d spread across America and the South by figures such as George Washington,, and Robert E. Lee. Their homes in Virginia represent the birthplace of A ...
Appian... ween Mithridates and the pirates is also mentioned by the ancient historian. The 4th century commentary on Vergil by Servius says that Pompey settled ...
Johnny Depp... g area for use in the 2009 film Public Enemies featuring Christian Bale and
Joseph Stiglitz... many economists, such as George Akerlof, Paul Krugman, Robert Shiller, and, support Keynesian stimulus, over 300 economists signed a petition statin ...
Spencer W. Kimball... place until 1978, when the policy was rescinded by President of the Church
Michael Sprinker... de at the "Althusserian Legacy" Conference organized at SUNY Stony Brook by. The proceedings of this conference were published in September 1992 as t ...
David Garrick... al further gifts, including the Thomason Collection of Civil War Tracts and's library of 1,000 printed plays, but yet contained few ancient s recogni ...
Richard Dawkins"Viruses of the Mind" (1993) is an article byusing memetics and analogies with biological and computer viruses, and wit ...
Milton'sDryads are mentioned inParadise Lost, in Coleridge, and in Thackeray's work The Virginians. Keats ...
George Washington... was popularized and spread across America and the South by figures such as, Thomas Jefferson, and Robert E. Lee. Their homes in Virginia represent t ...
Aeschylus... murderous crimes by fruitlessly drawing water in pitchers with open bases.wrote a now lost satyr play called Amymore about the seduction of Amymore ...
Man Ray... man One). In 1924, in collaboration with Dudley Murphy, George Antheil, and, Léger produced and directed the iconic and Futurism-influenced film, Bal ...
Elliot Goldenthal... David Arnold with Nicholas Dodd; Basil Poledouris with Greig McRitchie; andwith Robert Elhai. Others have become orchestrators-for-hire, and work wit ...
Jon Cryer... episodes of the comedy Two and a Half Men which stars his Hot Shots co-starand formerly Charlie Sheen. Stiles also made short guest appearances on Mu ...
Caesar... re classics. Augustus also continued the shifts on the calendar promoted by, and the month of August is named after him. Augustus' enlightened rule r ...
Joseph Xavier Saintine... Pepoli, based on Têtes rondes et Cavaliers by Jacques-François Ancelot and, which is in turn based on Walter Scott's novel Old Mortality. It was fir ...
John SkeltonIn 1507 the poet(1460–1529) wrote of two destructive fires in his Lament for the City of N ...
George Pérez... evenue-generating comic book series. Frank Miller's revamp of Batman with ,'s relaunching of Wonder Woman in Gods and Mortals, and John Byrne's reboo ...
Ice Cube... ich marked the first collaboration of Arabian Prince, DJ Yella, Dr. Dre and. Mexican rapper Krazy-Dee co-wrote "Panic Zone," which was originally cal ...
Dolly Parton... one's music along with a larger portion of royalty profits. Artists such as, Aimee Mann, Prince, Public Enemy, BKBravo (Kua and Rafi), among others, ...
Duke Ellington... cords label, owned by music publisher/impresario Irving Mills (who was also's manager)
Wonder Woman... eries. Frank Miller's revamp of Batman with , George Pérez's relaunching ofin Gods and Mortals, and John Byrne's reboot of Superman in The Man of Ste ...
Lord Byron... y carefully analyzed the whole" of the latter text. D'Israeli also mentions's (1788–1824) praise for Piers Plowman
Steven S. DeKnight... appears in heavenly white as she becomes the voice of reason and morality., who wrote and directed the episode, felt this was a brilliant role-rever ...
Zhuge Liang... ted practical systems of governance and administration, such as Cao Cao andin the Three Kingdoms Period, Wang Dao and Bao Jingyan of the Eastern Jin, ...
Ion Antonescu... rman Hungarian government, as well as the pro-German Romanian Government ofallowed Germany to enlist the German population in Nazi sponsored organiza ...
Pope Pius IIIn 1459endowed the University of Basel where such notables as Erasmus of Rotterda ...
Leonardo da VinciSometimes credited with the greatest development in parachutes since, the American Domina Jalbert invented the Parafoil which had sectioned ce ...
Zoroaster... aimed that he [Jesus] was created like the rest of humanity." and "Mani andcontradicted Moses, Jesus and Muhammad regarding the Eternal One, the comi ...
Alexander Tolush... t, Romania, finishing tied 4th–5th with 12/19, an event won by his trainer,, and where he defeated Vasily Smyslov who would challenge for the World C ...
Celia FiennesThomas Fuller in his The Worthies of England described the City in 1662 as:(1662–1741) visited Norwich in 1698 and described it a
Duke Ellington... and large forms initially pioneered by such artists as Louis Armstrong and. In the 2000s, straight-ahead jazz continues to appeal to a core group of ...
David Horowitz... tor Stanley Tucci, actresses Mindy Cohn and Jennifer Lopez, television host, and radio producer Gary Dell'Abate all hold or have held notary certific ...
Year 24 Groupis a Japanese manga artist and singer. She is included in the. She was one of the most popular Japanese comic artists in the 1970s, bei ...
Ernest Newman... sickened by the cheapness and emptiness" of Puccini's music. Veteran critic, while acknowledging the "enormously difficult business of boiling [Sardo ...
Persius... tor J.H.Mozley it literally means "Persean", referring to Perses the son ofand ; this Perses being the ancestor of the Persians according to Greek le ...
Paul... istian life as continual intercourse with God. His favourite idea was Saint`s "Know ye not that ye are the temple of God?" (I Corinthians 6:19) and h ...
Tomislav Ladan... of Croatian linguists, specifically Radoslav Katičić, Dalibor Brozović, and, consider the appropriate name to be "Bosniak" rather than "Bosnian" whil ...
Mikhail Botvinnik... st drew wide attention in 1947 at age ten, when he defeated Soviet championin a simultaneous exhibition in Leningrad. His early coach was Vladimir Za ...
George Antheil... 'Inhumaine (The Inhuman One). In 1924, in collaboration with Dudley Murphy,, and Man Ray, Léger produced and directed the iconic and Futurism-influen ...
Toshihiko Izutsu... yed Hossein Nasr, and he studied, worked with, and published books by Nasr,, Henry Corbin and others. He was editor of Sophia Perennis, the Journal o ...
PlutarchThe Greek biographer(46 - 127 AD) says that "secret mysteries... of Mithras" were practiced by ...
Albert G. Ingalls... les in Popular Astronomy by Russell W. Porter and in Scientific American byfeaturing Porter and the Springfield Telescope Makers helped expand intere ...
Cao Cao... that advocated practical systems of governance and administration, such asand Zhuge Liang in the Three Kingdoms Period, Wang Dao and Bao Jingyan of ...
Wyatt Tee Walker... frican Americans. Many of its tactics of "Project C" were developed by Rev., Executive Director of SCLC from 1960–64. Based on actions in Birmingham, ...
Joseph Cotten... as adapted to the radio program Academy Award Theater on July 24, 1946 withstarring
E. M. Forster... lloway (1925), Woolf bases the character of Rezia Warren Smith on Lopokova.would later write in contrition: "How we all used to underestimate her"
Alexis de TocquevilleIn the 1830s, French political thinker and historianidentified one of the key characteristics of America that would later make ...
Daniel DefoeThe author,(who attended school in Dorking and probably grew up in the village of Wes ...
Van Morrison... , Muddy Waters, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, Paul Butterfield, Ronnie Wood and. However, Scorsese's commitments to other projects delayed the release of ...
Roger Ebert... subscribe to the theory that Betty is Diane's projection of a happier life.and Jonathan Ross seem to accept this interpretation, but both hesitate to ...
Alfonso II of Aragon... ueen of Aragon, and Ramon Berenguer IV, Count of Barcelona, produced a son,who inherited all their respective territories creating the Crown of Arago ...
StatiusThe Thebaid (c.80 AD) an epic poem by, pictures Mithras in a cave, wrestling with something that has horns. The ...
Robert M. La Follette... l Democrats bolted the party and backed the third-party campaign of Senatorof Wisconsin, who ran as the candidate of the Progressive Party
George Washington... e ratification of the United States Constitution in 1788. In this election,was elected for the first of his two terms as president, and John Adams be ...
Beatrix Potter... s. The caves have attracted many famous people, among them Agatha Christie,, King George V and Haile Selassie who was so impressed with his visit tha ...
Jonathan Ross... theory that Betty is Diane's projection of a happier life. Roger Ebert andseem to accept this interpretation, but both hesitate to overanalyze the m ...
Ice Cube... oth formerly members of the World Class Wreckin' Cru, as DJs and producers.was added to the roster after he had started out as a rapper for the group ...
Tigran PetrosianSpassky defeatedin 1969 to become World Champion, then lost the title in the Fischer–Spass ...
Douglas AdamsDirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency byis referenced several times in Crowley's bad memories of the 14th Century. ...
Brian Blessed... teran stage of their careers, were also recruited for roles. These included, Peter Cook, John Grillo, Simon Jones, Tom Baker, Jim Broadbent, Hugh Pad ...
Robert M. La FolletteSenator, who had left the Republican Party and formed his own political party, th ...
Richard Wagner... udes Der Ring des Nibelungen. It is a manga version of the opera written by
Ouyang Xiu... family of the princess' husband). The Song dynasty statesman and historianhas noted that paper playing cards arose in connection to an earlier devel ...
John Stow... d, and conversations with antiquaries and local historians like his friendsand William Camden. He also used his own observation, experience and wit, ...
Peter Cook... their careers, were also recruited for roles. These included Brian Blessed,, John Grillo, Simon Jones, Tom Baker, Jim Broadbent, Hugh Paddick, Frank ...
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Richard Overy... by the brutal treatment of the German civilians and tried to protect them.cites an approximate total 7. 5 million evacuated, migrated, or expelled G ...
Isaac D'Israeli... reprint of Crowley's edition of Piers Plowman with the Crede appended, and(1766–1848) wrote in his Amenities of Literature that Pope had "very caref ...
Dennis Ritchie... e atomic layer at a time. In 1969, the UNIX operating system was created byand Ken Thompson. From 1969 to 1971, Aaron Marcus, the first graphic desig ...
Virginia Woolf... uses being particularly noted in the letters of Vanessa and Clive Bell, and. In her novel Mrs Dalloway (1925), Woolf bases the character of Rezia War ...
Adam Sandler... da. The guests for these episodes were all Canadians (with the exception of), and included such stars as Jim Carrey and Mike Myers. As the show was t ...
John Hughes... ch as Valley Girl, Sixteen Candles, Pretty In Pink, and The Breakfast Club., a director of several of these films, was enthralled with British New Wa ...
John... as a part of the 'Holy Club' at Oxford University with the Wesley brothers,and Charles. An illness, as well as Henry Scougal's The Life of God in the ...
Régis Debray... terary criticism and Nicos Poulantzas in sociology. The prominent Guevaristalso studied under Althusser, as did the aforementioned Derrida (with whom ...
Paracelsus... wed the University of Basel where such notables as Erasmus of Rotterdam andlater taught. At the same time the new craft of printing was introduced to ...
Abu Rayhan Biruni... ophical views were later criticized by Persian Islamic philosophers such asand Avicenna in the early 11th century. Biruni in particular wrote a short ...
Adolf Hitler... the film's theme of war in Europe. Also, there is an unmistakable image ofin the windmill scene. Right after McCrea rescues his coat from the grindi ...
George Stevens, Jr.Stevens is the father of television and film writer-producer-director(who was named the first CEO and director of the American Film Institute), ...
Amédée OzenfantThey also share traits with the work of Le Corbusier andwho together had founded Purism, a style intended as a rational, mathemati ...
Allan Pinkerton... d named the town Dundee in honor of his Scottish hometown. In 1843 Scotsman, later the renowned detective, set up business as a cooper. The town was ...
John F. Kennedy... f the world. Macmillan returned in 1961 for the third summit with President, who was familiar with Bermuda, having made numerous personal visits. The ...
Steven Hassan... r in the West and was largely superseded by exit counseling. Exit counselorpromotes what he calls the "BITE" model in his book (2000). The BITE model ...
Wang Dulu... a pentalogy, known in China as the Crane Iron Pentalogy, by wuxia novelist. The martial arts and action sequences were choreographed by Yuen Wo Ping
Agatha Christie... Enery's hypothesis. The caves have attracted many famous people, among them, Beatrix Potter, King George V and Haile Selassie who was so impressed wi ...
Andreas Vesalius... ica, the first book on human anatomy, was published and printed in Basel by(1514–1564)
Sheldon MayerIn the pages of All-Star Comics #3, under the direction of editorand with artists including E. E. Hibbard, Fox created the first superhero ...
Paul BahnAlong with fellow Archaeologist, Renfrew has come up with the 'Renfrew and Bahns indicator of Religion an ...
Andy Warhol... originally released in March 1967 by Verve Records. Recorded in 1966 during's Exploding Plastic Inevitable multimedia event tour, The Velvet Undergro ...
Johnny Depp... to other projects. The film was removed from IMDB. There was a rumour thatwas originally cast as Crowley and Robin Williams as Aziraphale. However N ...
Edmund Gosse... her novels in a thinly disguised version of the borough), Charles Kingsley,and Rudyard Kipling. Peter Cook, comic, (half of a famous comedy team with ...
Marc Connelly... e of The Bells of St. Mary's was shown in 1959, starring Claudette Colbert,, Glenda Farrell, Nancy Marchand, Barbara Myers, Robert Preston and Charle ...
Ice CubeThe original lineup consisted of Arabian Prince, DJ Yella, Dr. Dre, Eazy-E,, and MC Ren; Arabian Prince embarked on a solo career in 1989 and Ice Cub ...
Steve MartinTheand John Candy comedy, Planes, Trains & Automobiles, was partially filmed ...
John Belushi... s. Elwood Blues (as played by Dan Aykroyd) explains that his brother Jake () was in prison for holding up a gas station, and then says "He pulled tha ...
Henrik Ibsen... most important trading-partner: Great Britain. (It is from this period thattook his subject, when he created his famous poem Terje Vigen.) It was sou ...
Robert F. KennedyThe FBI, under written directive from Attorney General, began telephone tapping King in the fall of 1963. Concerned that allegat ...
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Bob Dylan... lapton, Neil Young, Neil Diamond, Ringo Starr, Muddy Waters, Joni Mitchell,, Paul Butterfield, Ronnie Wood and Van Morrison. However, Scorsese's comm ...
Peter Cook... ersion of the borough), Charles Kingsley, Edmund Gosse and Rudyard Kipling., comic, (half of a famous comedy team with Dudley Moore); the great indus ...
Neil GaimanDestruction is one of the Endless, fictional characters from's comic book series The Sandman
Clive AndersonStiles took part in the regular practice of mocking hoston the UK series, though he did so with less frequency than others. By con ...
Simon Reynolds... chorus form, post-rock groups generally make greater use of soundscapes. Asstates in his "Post-Rock" from Audio Culture, "A band's journey through ro ...
Bertrand Russell... time, homosexual relations among the members were for a time common", wrote. One of Keynes's greatest loves was the artist Duncan Grant, whom he met ...
David Hume... pted to reduce the number of distinct ontological categories. For instance,famously regarded Space and Time as nothing more than psychological facts ...
Bob ClarkHe was a frequent interviewer withon the ABC Sunday news program, Issues and Answers, which began in 1960 bu ...
Rudyard Kipling... hinly disguised version of the borough), Charles Kingsley, Edmund Gosse and. Peter Cook, comic, (half of a famous comedy team with Dudley Moore); the ...
Rick RiordanIn the series Percy Jackson and the Olympians by, there is a dryad named Juniper who is the girlfriend of Grover Underwood
Alex Jones... Endgame. According to Dave Mustaine, the name "Endgame" is an homage to thedocumentary of the same name
Kathleen Taylor... ing the subject from the perspective of neuroscience and social psychology,suggests that manipulation of the prefrontal cortex activates "brainwashin ...
Murray BookchinIn ,included Bey's work in what he called "lifestyle anarchism", which he crit ...
Nikolai Gogol... 77, Rimsky-Korsakov thought increasingly about the short story May Night by. The story had long been a favorite of his, and his wife Nadezhda had enc ...
George Washington... ion. More energetic planning with surveys took place repeatedly in 1776 (by), 1791, 1803, 1818, 1824–1830, and 1860. None of these efforts came to fr ...
Leo McCareyThe film was written byand Dudley Nichols, and directed by McCarey. The film was produced by McCa ...
Lytton Strachey... ly involved, were relaxed about homosexuality. Keynes, together with writer, had reshaped the Victorian attitudes of the influential Cambridge Apostl ...
Norman Geisler... elation to its writings. In their book A General Introduction to the Bible,and William Nix wrote: "The process of inspiration is a mystery of the pro ...
Neil Gaiman... was their own idea, not that of their publisher, to collaborate on a novel.has said
Walter Scott... ques-François Ancelot and Joseph Xavier Saintine, which is in turn based on's novel Old Mortality. It was first produced at the Théâtre-Italien in Pa ...
Sylvia Plath... themes of tradition and the importance of the past to the present. The poetuses them to symbolize nature in her poetry in "On the Difficulty of Conju ...
Justin Theroux... bilities for a lot of different roles, so it was a beautiful full package."also met Lynch directly from his airplane. After a long flight with little ...
Roger EbertFilm critic and Urbana nativeis a graduate of Urbana High School. During his senior year he was co-edit ...
Laurence Olivier... d the Last, a short play, was adapted as 21 Days, starring Vivien Leigh and
Jacques-François Ancelot... ts libretto is by Count Carlo Pepoli, based on Têtes rondes et Cavaliers byand Joseph Xavier Saintine, which is in turn based on Walter Scott's novel ...
Marilyn Manson... des world-famous stars, such as Ozzy Osbourne, Fergie, The Black Eyed Peas,and Placebo
George Lakoff... lated by a single conceptual metaphor was called an ontological metaphor byand Mark Johnson, who claimed that such metaphors arising from experience ...
John Ruskin... er compared the poem with socialist ideas from the works of Thomas Carlyle,, and the Fabians
Charles Kingsley... (who set many of her novels in a thinly disguised version of the borough),, Edmund Gosse and Rudyard Kipling. Peter Cook, comic, (half of a famous c ...
Manuel QuimperIn 1790,of the Spanish Navy set sail from Nootka, a temporary settlement on Vancou ...
Michael Drayton... m Camden uses the Latinized form Molis in the 1586 edition of Britannia andis the first to use Mole in his poem Poly-Olbion published in 1613. The Ox ...
MosesYoung had a variety of nicknames, among the most popular being "American," (alternatively the "Modern Moses" or the "Mormon Moses") because, like ...
René Descartes... nds occupy a different category of beings from physical objects. Some, like, have thought that this is so (this view is known as dualism, and functio ...
Tertullian... in the Caesares of Julian the Apostate refers to "commandments of Mithras"., in his treatise 'On the Military Crown' records that Mithraists in the a ...
Dan Aykroyd... tioned in the classic comedy The Blues Brothers. Elwood Blues (as played by) explains that his brother Jake (John Belushi) was in prison for holding ...
Terry GilliamA film, directed by, was planned. As of 2002 Gilliam still hoped to make the film with its al ...
Dudley NicholsThe film was written by Leo McCarey and, and directed by McCarey. The film was produced by McCarey's production c ...
Agatha ChristieFamous former residents of Torbay include authors(who set many of her novels in a thinly disguised version of the borough), ...
Barack Obama... candidates. Austin also hosted one of the last presidential debates betweenand Hillary Clinton during their heated race for the Democratic nomination ...
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry... st famous work of the French aristocrat writer, poet and pioneering aviator(1900–1944, Mort pour la France)
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John Calvin... f Christianae religionis institutio (Institutes of the Christian Religion –'s great exposition of Calvinist doctrine) was published at Basel in March ...
Neil Young... of prominent guest performers at a single concert, including Eric Clapton,, Neil Diamond, Ringo Starr, Muddy Waters, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, Paul ...
Terry Pratchett... of his novel Good Omens "is in the works from Terry Jones." with a link to's webpage confirming the news
Javier CercasSpanish writeruses Urbana as the geographical background for two of his novels ("La velo ...
Vasily Smyslov... t age eighteen, he tied for 3rd–6th places with 11½/19, after joint winnersand Efim Geller, which was sufficient to qualify him for the Gothenburg In ...
Vida Dutton Scudder... ry—in a dichotomy common to all modern humanistic studies. Four years latercompared the poem with socialist ideas from the works of Thomas Carlyle, J ...
Ken Thompson... e UNIX operating system (also developed at Bell Laboratories by Ritchie and). Additionally, the AWK programming language was designed and implemented ...
Hamish MacInnesWell known residents include, inventor of the McInnes Stretcher, and Jimmy Savile, TV personality and ...
Terry Jones... ry 2011, it was reported that a television adaptation may be produced, withand Gavin Scott being "in talks" to write the series
Winston Churchill... cratic dynasties. Among the more famous descendants of the Marlboroughs areand Diana, Princess of Wales
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Maud Gonne... eanwhile, back home Irish pro-Boer fever, whipped up by Arthur Griffith andin what was the most popular and most violent of the European pro-Boer mov ...
Thomas MacDonagh... ton St and saw Thomas MacDonagh in full uniform. He offered his services toand was appointed second-in-command at the Jacob's factory. MacBride, afte ...
Brian Kernighan... language was designed and implemented by Alfred Aho, Peter Weinberger, andof Bell Laboratories
Efim Geller... tied for 3rd–6th places with 11½/19, after joint winners Vasily Smyslov and, which was sufficient to qualify him for the Gothenburg Interzonal later ...
Theodore Roosevelt... ty. The County Seat found its home in Mineola on July 13, 1900, as Governorlaid the cornerstone of the Nassau County Court House. A celebration was h ...
Pope John Paul II... a became the first saint from a Central European country to be canonized bybefore the "Velvet Revolution" later that year. After the dissolution of C ...
Thomas Carlyle... ida Dutton Scudder compared the poem with socialist ideas from the works of, John Ruskin, and the Fabians
Gil Scott-Heron... lectic blend of poetry, jazz-funk and soul was practiced by such artists asand The Last Poets, and featured critical political and social commentary ...
Brian Blessed... nd is depicted as a big, red-haired, bearded man (somewhat resembling actor; Gaiman has mentioned that he would like Blessed to play Destruction in t ...
Robert E. Howard:For the metal band, see Atargatis (band). For the god in's Conan series, see Derketo (Conan
AristotleCategory came into use with's essay Categories, in which he discussed univocal and equivocal terms, p ...
Ptolemy... the sense of "ascendant" and "observation of the ascendant" is in use since(Tetrabiblos 33, 75)
Jerome... books of the Bible at the Council of Rome in AD 382. He commissioned Saintto produce a reliable and consistent text by translating the original Gree ...
Vasily Smyslov... 12/19, an event won by his trainer, Alexander Tolush, and where he defeatedwho would challenge for the World Championship the following year. He was ...
Eric S. RaymondThe Cathedral and the Bazaar (abbreviated CatB) is an essay byon software engineering methods, based on his observations of the Linux ke ...
Michael Davitt... ish camp of an Irish-American Ambulance Corps bolstered MacBride's Brigade.who had resigned as an M.P due to the Boer War visited MacBride's Brigade. ...
Bede... of Wessex, who ruled in the 680s, are recorded as pagan at their accession.writes that after Wulfhere became king: "Free under their own king, they [ ...
Richard PowersUniversity of Illinois English Professor and National Book Award winnerset his novel Galatea 2.2 at the multidisciplinary Beckman Institute for A ...
Jerome K. Jerome... y writers and music hall comics for many years in the late 19th century. In's book Three Men in a Boat no one at Waterloo knows the wanted train's pl ...
Augustine... prevalent estimation of Priscillian as a heretic and Manichaean rested upon, Turibius of Astorga, Leo the Great and Orosius (who quotes a fragment of ...
Dennis Ritchie... the Bell Laboratories as part of the personal computing revolution. In 1970developed the compiled C programming language as a replacement for the int ...
Dan Patrick... in the nation. This sentiment was echoed by Scott Van Pelt in July 2010 on's ESPN radio show when he proclaimed Madison the best college sports town ...
Adolf Hitler... that became Soviet-controlled following the partition of eastern Europe byand Joseph Stalin in the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact of 1939 were resettled to ...
Scott Van Pelt... ison the #1 college sports town in the nation. This sentiment was echoed byin July 2010 on Dan Patrick's ESPN radio show when he proclaimed Madison t ...
Tobias SmollettSarah died, in the words of, "immensely rich and very little regretted, either by her own family or t ...
Mary WollstonecraftIn Letters on Sweden, Norway, and Denmark,wrote extensively while visiting Risør in 1783, including the following re ...
Barack Obama... e Peoria Journal Star by Deanna Bellandi of the Associated Press, President, who worked and lived in Chicago, Illinois, will visit Atkinson during a ...
George OrwellIn his classic essay on the topicdistinguishes nationalism from patriotism, which he defines as devotion to ...
Richard Wagner... ion and orchestration were further enriched by his exposure to the works of
Leonardo da VinciIn the 16th century, scientist and artistcompared metabolism to a burning candle. In 1747, Dr. James Lind, a physic ...
Jeffrey Tucker... dy seem quaint even to the baby boomers who grew up with them." Conversely,of the Ludwig von Mises Institute has argued that "The whole scene — which ...
Mikhail Tal... iet final, URS-ch24 at Moscow, Spassky finished tied 4th–5th with 13/21, aswon the first of his six Soviet titles, which began his ascent to the worl ...
Samson Raphaelson... comedy film produced and directed by Ernst Lubitsch. The screenplay was bybased on the play Birthday by Leslie Bush-Fekete. The music score was by A ...
John A. Widtsoe... seph Angell Young. Another descendant, Leah D. Widtsoe, was wife of apostleand herself a leading expert in home economics. Other descendants include ...
Peter HofschröerHistorianhas written that Wellington and Blücher met at Genappe around 22:00, signi ...
Virginia Woolf... e British authors of his time, Keynes was a member of the Bloomsbury Group.'s biographer tells an anecdote on how Virginia Woolf, Keynes and T. S. El ...
Philip K. Dick"We Can Remember It for You Wholesale" is a short story byfirst published in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction in April 1966 ...
Penelope SpheerisIn June 1988, Megadeth appeared in' documentary film, . The documentary chronicled the Los Angeles heavy met ...
Jean-Jacques Annaud... fe is briefly explored in Wings of Courage, an IMAX film by French director
Daniel Bernoulli... university, the University of Basel, dating from 1460. Erasmus, Paracelsus,, Leonhard Euler, Jacob Burckhardt, and Friedrich Nietzsche worked here. M ...
William Shatner... Gene Evans. In 1977, Bixby appeared with Donna Mills, Richard Jaeckel, andin the last episode, entitled "The Scarlet Ribbon", of NBC's western serie ...
Scriblerus ClubArbuthnot was one of the founding members of the, and was regarded by the other wits of the group as the funniest, but he ...
Leonhard Euler... iversity of Basel, dating from 1460. Erasmus, Paracelsus, Daniel Bernoulli,, Jacob Burckhardt, and Friedrich Nietzsche worked here. More recently, it ...
Ernst LubitschHeaven Can Wait is a 1943 American comedy film produced and directed by. The screenplay was by Samson Raphaelson based on the play Birthday by Le ...
Hippocrates... nerative components), suggesting the existence of nutrients. Around 400 BC,said, "Let food be your medicine and medicine be your food.
Vyacheslav IvanovThe Russian poet and philosopherelaborated the theory of Dionysianism, which traces the roots of literary ...
Nunnally Johnson... ars Monty Woolley, Roddy McDowall and Anne Baxter. The movie was adapted byfrom the novel of the same name by Nevil Shute. It was directed by Irving ...
Albert Einstein... the individual's capacity to judge his or her fatherland's foreign policy.stated that "Nationalism is an infantile disease... It is the measles of m ...
Lord BeaverbrookOn 15 May the Minister of Aircraft Production,, ordered that resources should be concentrated on the production of five ...
Stan Lee... in a two-hour pilot movie called The Incredible Hulk, based loosely on theand Jack Kirby Marvel comic book of the same name. Its success (coupled wi ...
Roger Ebert... n recent cinematic history". It received acclaim from many critics, such asof the Chicago Sun-Times, who had given negative or mixed reviews to most ...
Nevil Shute... he movie was adapted by Nunnally Johnson from the novel of the same name by. It was directed by Irving Pichel
Julius CaesarIn the 50s BC, Aquitania was conquered by lieutenants ofand became part of the Roman Empire
Alan Wenkus... was researched and written by filmmaker S. Leigh Savidge and radio veteran, who worked closely with Eazy-E's widow, Tomica Woods-Wright. Wright, Ice ...
David BronsteinSpassky tied for first place at Moscow 1959 on 7/11, with Smyslov and. He nearly won the title at the next Soviet final, URS-ch26 at Tbilisi 19 ...
Robert RodriguezIn May 2007, directorentered talks with Universal Studios and Warner Bros. to film a live actio ...
William Gillette... d was so successful that he was called to London to play the role alongside, the original Holmes. "It was like tidings from heaven", Chaplin recalled ...
Stanley Crouch... a close second). In his Newsweek article "The Problem With Jazz Criticism"considers Miles Davis' playing of fusion as a turning point that led to sm ...
T. S. Eliot... inia Woolf's biographer tells an anecdote on how Virginia Woolf, Keynes andwould discuss religion at a dinner party, in the context of their struggle ...
David AxelrodRahm Emanuel worked for the Daley campaign as a fundraiser,as campaign strategist, William Daley as chief strategist, and as a campai ...
Edward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of CherburyJames I’s ambassador to Paris,, who presented his credentials to Louis XIII in 1619, remarked on Louis’ ...
Bertrand Russell... heir historical link with past wars, especially in Germany. Famous pacifistcriticizes nationalism for diminishing the individual's capacity to judge ...
Yuri Averbakh... the Interzonal, and a draw would have ensured a share of fourth place with, with qualification possible via a playoff
Edmund Waller... enerall Historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles (1624), and's poem, Battle of the Summer Islands (1645)
Susa Young Gates... honri Young, best-selling novelist Orson Scott Card, women's right activist, NFL Hall of Fame athlete Steve Young, and Richard Whitehead Young, U.S. ...
Jimmy Carter... gate scandal. It favored the relatively unknown former governor of Georgia,, the Democratic candidate against the incumbent President Gerald Ford, th ...
Edmund Bolton... e texts. Perhaps it refers to Rogers' 1561 edition which put them together.argued for the language of the court as the appropriate language for writi ...
Michael Korda... e, divorce, and her long struggle with manic depression. In Curtain (1991),'s novel based on the marriage of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh, Gielg ...
Taylor Branch... onounced dead at St. Joseph's Hospital at 7:05 p.m. According to biographer, King's autopsy revealed that though only 39 years old, he had the heart ...
Arnold SchwarzeneggerThe plot was loosely adapted into the 1990 film Total Recall, starring. In the film, the hero, renamed Quaid, actually travels to Mars, but the ...
Mark Taimanov... URS-ch23, held in Leningrad, Spassky shared 1st–3rd places on 11½/19, withand Yuri Averbakh, but Taimanov won the subsequent playoff to become champ ...
Orson Scott Card... cs. Other descendants include sculptor Mahonri Young, best-selling novelist, women's right activist Susa Young Gates, NFL Hall of Fame athlete Steve ...
Jack Kirby... r pilot movie called The Incredible Hulk, based loosely on the Stan Lee andMarvel comic book of the same name. Its success (coupled with some theatri ...
J. R. R. TolkienTreebeard (Sindarin: Fangorn) is a fictional character from's Middle-earth fantasy writings. The eldest of the species of Ents, he is ...
Christopher Nolan... poser Hans Zimmer was asked to write music in this way in 2010 for director's film Inception; composer Gustavo Santaolalla did the same thing when he ...
William L. Shirer... rvations from Berlin in the year after the departure of Berlin Diary author. Last Train from Berlin became an American best-seller and was reprinted ...
Roger Garaudy... -Stalinisation". For many Marxists—including the PCF's leading theoreticianand the pre-eminent existentialist Jean-Paul Sartre—this meant the recover ...
Stephen ColbertOn July 21, 2008,on The Colbert Report made a comment about John McCain making a campaign s ...
Hyginus... grew up to become Semiramis, the Assyrian queen. In another story, told by, an egg fell from the sky into the Euphrates, was rolled onto land by fis ...
Seth Rogen... edy My Mother's Curse the green light to begin shooting, with Streisand andplaying mother and son. Anne Fletcher is slated to direct the project with ...
Malcolm XEarl Little Sr., the father of, was born in Reynolds on July 29, 1890. Former Lieutenant Governor of Geo ...
John Weever... well as its judgment and invention. He gives the author as Robert Langland.(1631) also names Robert Langland, as does David Buchanan (1652). Buchanan ...
Robert E. Cox... ine ran a regular column called "Gleanings for ATMs" edited by Earle Brown,& Roger Sinnott. The ready supply of surplus optical components after Worl ...
Jeff Cooper... he Scout Rifle is a class of general-purpose rifles defined and promoted byin the early 1980s
Jean-Paul Sartre... PCF's leading theoretician Roger Garaudy and the pre-eminent existentialist—this meant the recovery of the humanist roots of Marx's thought, and the ...
Pope John Paul II... ncil's decree on ecumenism, Unitatis Redintegratio of 21 November 1964, and's encyclical, Ut Unum Sint of 25 May 1995
Laurence Olivier... pression. In Curtain (1991), Michael Korda's novel based on the marriage ofand Vivien Leigh, Gielgud becomes Philip Chagrin
Robert F. Kennedy... , Kentucky, Kansas City, and dozens of other cities. Presidential candidatewas on his way to Indianapolis for a campaign rally when he was informed o ...
Terence Davies... n directors such as Chinese auteur Tian Zhuangzhuang, and British filmmaker, both of whom ranked it among their ten favorite films
Yuri Averbakh... Leningrad, Spassky shared 1st–3rd places on 11½/19, with Mark Taimanov and, but Taimanov won the subsequent playoff to become champion. Spassky then ...
Hector Berlioz... ury. While Rimsky-Korsakov's style was based on those of Glinka, Balakirev,and Franz Liszt, he "transmitted this style directly to two generations of ...
Stanley TucciFrom the world of entertainment, actor, actresses Mindy Cohn and Jennifer Lopez, television host David Horowitz, ...
Igor Bondarevsky... iners, from the volatile attacker Alexander Tolush to the calmer strategist. This proved the key to his resurgence. He won his first of two USSR Cham ...
Paul of Tarsus... Jesus, with the doctrine of the Second Coming of Christ first touched on byand Ignatius of Antioch (c. 35–107 AD), then given more consideration by t ...
Ashley MontaguAccording to, "The Mongoloid skull has proceeded further than in any other people.
David Fury... on track', but Sarah Michelle Gellar had other obligations. Writer/directorexplains that since "we couldn't get Sarah" the episode was instead writte ...
Sue TownsendIn the book Adrian Mole and the Weapons of Mass Destruction by, Adrian names the swan that terrorises him outside his apartment Gielgud ...
Eric Bogosian... gh, Christopher Plummer, David Strathairn, Judy Parfitt, John C. Reilly andand directed by Taylor Hackford
Lorne Michaels... nne Fletcher is slated to direct the project with a script by Dan Fogelman.and John Goldwyn will produce it with Evan Goldberg. Executive producers i ...
John Calvin... thousand French Protestants fled the country during this time, most notably, who settled in Geneva
Madonna... to these types of pacts. Several artists such as Paramore, Maino, and evenhave signed such types of deals
Rudolfo Anaya... pared to Upton Sinclair and John Steinbeck. Other important writers include, Sandra Cisneros, Gary Soto, Raul Salinas, Oscar Zeta Acosta, John Rechy, ...
Benjamin Franklin... census. The city is the county seat of Heard County. The town is named for
Hans Herbjørnsrud... orway's excellent organist Kåre Nordstoga, the internationally known authorwho was born in Heddal, and the Hardanger fiddlemaker Olav Gunnarsson Hell ...
Peter Singer... benefit that individual. Another prominent position is that of philosopher, who argues that there are no grounds to include a being's species in con ...
Alexander TolushSpassky decided upon a switch in trainers, from the volatile attackerto the calmer strategist Igor Bondarevsky. This proved the key to his resu ...
Warren BeattyHalf a century later,made the 1981 film Reds, based on the life of John Reed. Beatty starred as ...
Isaac Newton... sits that pressure is due not to static repulsion between molecules, as was's conjecture, but due to collisions between molecules moving at different ...
Piers Anthony... g from a dream. A novelization of the film (ISBN 0-380-70874-4), written by, was published the year before the film was released
Carter administration... es had long been opposed to the socialist FSLN and after the revolution themoved quickly to support the Somocistas with financial and material aid. W ...
Simon Reynolds... sounds of late 1960s to mid 1970s rock music. According to music journalist, the music had a twitchy, agitated feel to it. New Wave musicians often p ...
Bobby Fischer... where he shared first place, ahead of Bronstein, at Mar del Plata 1960 withon 13½/15, defeating Fischer in their first career meeting
José Antonio Villarreal... es's "Yo Soy Joaquin" is one of the first examples of Chicano poetry, while's Pocho is widely recognized as the first major Chicano/a novel. The nove ...
Charles Lindbergh... Lindbergh, the young, golden-haired son of the pioneering American aviatorand his wife Anne Morrow, who lived not far from Saint-Exupéry and who met ...
Stan Laurel... r seen here." The tour lasted 21 months, and the troupe—which also includedof later Laurel and Hardy fame—returned to England in June 1912. Chaplin r ...
Stephen Jay Gould... penheimer claimed, "An interesting hypothesis put forward by paleontologistmany years ago was that the package of the Mongoloid anatomical changes co ...
Henry Miller... hoven, Van Gogh or Dostoyevsky, or the American writers he admired, notably, Jackson Pollock or Walt Whitman
Gregory of Tours... populania in the Early Middle Ages, founding its claims on the testimony of, on the etymological link between the words "Basque" and "Gascon" – both ...
Alexander Pope... Bradstreet (1612–72), brought a copy of Crowley's Piers Plowman to America.(1688–1744) owned a copy of Rogers' reprint of Crowley's edition of Piers ...
Ze'ev Schiff... half of the airlifted Soviet hardware actually went to Syria. According to, Arab losses were so high and the attrition rate so great that equipment ...
John Wooden... utors, one referee, and one team, will enter the Hall on September 7, 2012., Lenny Wilkens, and have each been inducted as both player and coach (Woo ...
Julius Epstein... dialogue, causing confusion among other actors, and infuriated the writer,, who was called upon to rewrite scenes at her whim. Davis later explained ...
Albert Einstein... y from collisions between the particle and gas molecules. As pointed out byin 1905, this experimental evidence for kinetic theory is generally seen a ...
Johnny Cash... re portrayed in the novel Murder in Coweta County. The film version starred, Andy Griffith, and June Carter
Orson Welles... rom films such as Luchino Visconti's Senso and his Il Gattopardo as well as's The Magnificent Ambersons and also Roberto Rossellini's La Prise de pou ...
Stephen Oppenheimer... ted was disturbing to many Eurocentric nineteenth century anthropologists."claimed, "An interesting hypothesis put forward by paleontologist Stephen ...
Mack Sennett... Angeles, home of the Keystone studio, in early December 1913. His boss was, who initially expressed concern that the 24-year-old looked too young. C ...
Tupac Shakur... sta" music scene had however fallen out of the spotlight since the death ofin 1996, and it was only after Dr. Dre's successful patronage of Eminem an ...
Andy Griffith... in the novel Murder in Coweta County. The film version starred Johnny Cash,, and June Carter
Peder Claussøn Friis... rims could find food and shelter. In speaking of this route, Gjerset quotesas writing
F. Van Wyck Mason... made Bermuda their home, or have had homes here, including A.J. Cronin and, who wrote on Bermudian subjects
Len Wiseman... Farrell, Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel will star in the film directed by
Stuart Lake... nfight was relatively unknown to the American public until 1931 when authorpublished what has since been determined to be a largely fictionalized bio ...
Sandra Cisneros... Sinclair and John Steinbeck. Other important writers include Rudolfo Anaya,, Gary Soto, Raul Salinas, Oscar Zeta Acosta, John Rechy, Ana Castillo, De ...
Tertullian... 00–165). Treatment of eschatology continued in the West in the teachings of(c. 160–225), and was given fuller reflection and speculation soon after b ...
Richard Grossinger... races are explained in terms of being the most extreme pedomorphic humans."claimed, "The intuition that advanced human development was pedomorphic ra ...
Xǔ Shèn... 水 (water), may be wholly pictorial in origin. In 100 CE, the famed scholarin the Hàn Dynasty classified characters into six categories, namely picto ...
Shigeru Egami... ght to Tokyo from Okinawa by Gichin Funakoshi in 1922. One of his students,introduced modifications designed to incorporate the values of traditional ...
George Pérez... r-old continuity. The series was written by Marv Wolfman and illustrated by(pencils/layouts), along with Mike DeCarlo, Dick Giordano, and Jerry Ordwa ...
Madonna... Herb Alpert's A&M Records, now owned by Universal Music Group). Similarly,'s Maverick Records (started by Madonna with her manager and another partn ...
Michael Buerk... ar (October 23), a BBC news crew was the first to document the famine, withdescribing "a biblical famine in the 20th Century" and "the closest thing ...
Marv Wolfman... 1985 to simplify its then 50-year-old continuity. The series was written byand illustrated by George Pérez (pencils/layouts), along with Mike DeCarlo ...
J. B. S. HaldaneThe geneticistwondered why the dominant mutation that causes Huntington's disease remain ...
Gichin Funakoshi... in karate(空手, empty hand), which had been brought to Tokyo from Okinawa byin 1922. One of his students, Shigeru Egami introduced modifications desig ...
Stephen KingIn the book by, Eddie Dean remembers hearing an audiobook version of The Lord of the Rin ...
Jerry Ordway... George Pérez (pencils/layouts), along with Mike DeCarlo, Dick Giordano, and(who shared inking/embellishing chores). The series removed the concept of ...
Frederick the Great... for promotion to Major. Blücher sent in a rude letter of resignation, whichgranted in 1773: Der Rittmeister von Blücher kann sich zum Teufel scheren ...
Voltaire... rial visitor to Earth had already been used by the philosopher and satiristin his story Micromégas of 1752—a classic work in French literature which ...
Tom Regan... s have moral rights (animal rights) is a philosophical position proposed by, among others, who argues that animals are beings with beliefs and desire ...
Ashley Montagu... eoteny, "Asians", not whites, are "clearly" the most neotenized human race.mirrored this statement when he stated that the "Mongoloid skull, whether ...
J. R. R. TolkienBree is a fictional village in's Middle-earth, east of the Shire and south of Fornost Erain. It is thoug ...
Snorri Sturluson... is mentioned in the Heimskringla (The Chronicle of the Kings of Norway) by. In 1021, King Olaf laid hold of all the best men, both at Lesja and Dovr ...
Oscar Zeta Acosta... nt writers include Rudolfo Anaya, Sandra Cisneros, Gary Soto, Raul Salinas,, John Rechy, Ana Castillo, Denise Chávez, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Dagoberto ...
Nick Cave... ic scene which had sprung up in Melbourne came The Boys Next Door featuring. The Boys Next Door would eventually become The Birthday Party
Tigran Petrosian... iet final, URS-ch26 at Tbilisi 1959, finishing half a point behind champion, in equal second place with Tal, on 12½/19. Soon after Spassky notched a ...
Steve Allen... . Next to the door were framed pictures of Letterman, Carson, Jack Paar and, each of whose groundbreaking late-night shows originated from studio 6A ...
Saint Patrick... w lost) biography about this saint, a unique collection of traditions about, as well as a section describing events in the North of England in the si ...
Elizabeth I... 573, it was made a head port for collection of customs duties, and in 1581,granted Cardiff its first royal charter. Pembrokeshire historian George Ow ...
Machiavelli... of the Courtier) laid out his vision of the ideal gentleman and lady, whilecast a jaundiced eye on "la verita effetuale delle cose"the actual truth o ...
Guénonist... ring the Islamic Revolution. In the 1980s, his ideas evolved from a kind ofneo-traditionalism to a synthesis of anarchism and Situationist ideas with ...
Stephen Jay Gouldobjected to the ranking of races as more or less neotenous. But Gould argu ...
Stephen KingThe Eyes of the Dragon is a novel by, published for the mass market by Viking in 1987. Previously, it was publ ...
J. R. R. TolkienA palantír (pl. palantíri) is a magical artifact from's fantasy legendarium. A palantír (sometimes translated as "Seeing Stone" ...
Stephen KingDolores Claiborne is a 1992 psychological thriller novel by. The novel is narrated by the title character. Atypically for a King nove ...
Rudyard KiplingIn literature, "The Maltese Cat" is the title of a short story by. The story is about a polo match set in British colonial , told from the ...
Sergei VasilyevThe 1958 Soviet film , directed by the highly regarded, also featured roles for Reed and Bryant
Evan Goldberg... cript by Dan Fogelman. Lorne Michaels and John Goldwyn will produce it with. Executive producers include Streisand, Rogen, Fogelman, and David Elliso ...
Gary Soto... Steinbeck. Other important writers include Rudolfo Anaya, Sandra Cisneros,, Raul Salinas, Oscar Zeta Acosta, John Rechy, Ana Castillo, Denise Chávez ...
Kenneth Branagh... ented by the US-based Shakespeare Guild. Past winners include Ian McKellen,, Glen Joseph, Kevin Kline and Judi Denc
Jonathan Edwards... on his own, reaching out to people who normally did not attend church. Like, he developed a style of preaching that elicited emotional responses from ...
Charles Laughton... m was a stylized thriller taking its cues heavily from Alfred Hitchcock and's The Night of the Hunter (1955). Cape Fear received a mixed critical rec ...
Frederick the GreatDuring the lifetime of, Blücher was unable to return to the army, but after the king's death in ...
Mabel Normand... directors. During the filming of his tenth picture he clashed with director, and was almost released from his contract. Sennett kept him on, however, ...
Michael Pollan... ealth. It was originally credited to Gyorgy Scrinis, and was popularized by. Since nutrients are invisible, policy makers rely on nutrition experts t ...
Ana Castillo... a, Sandra Cisneros, Gary Soto, Raul Salinas, Oscar Zeta Acosta, John Rechy,, Denise Chávez, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Dagoberto Gilb, Alicia Gaspar de Al ...
Stephen KingThe Long Walk is a novel bypublished under the pseudonym Richard Bachman in 1979 as a paperback origi ...
Pier Paolo Pasolini... umerism on society has often been fiercely criticized by intellectuals likeand film directors like Dino Risi, Vittorio De Sica and Ettore Scola, that ...
Viktor Korchnoi... next Soviet final, URS-ch27 at Leningrad, with 10/19, as fellow Leningraderscored his first Soviet title victory. Spassky travelled to Argentina, whe ...
Jason Gould... tt Gould, to whom she was married from 1963 until 1971. They had one child,, who would go on to star as her on-screen son in The Prince of Tides. Her ...
Kevin J. Anderson... ba's palace is also the main setting in Tales From Jabba's Palace edited by, as well as a playable area in the video games and . The palace was origi ...
Edward R. Murrow... was sent to Berlin, where he joined the Columbia Broadcasting System under. He visited Hitler's mountain retreat at Berchtesgaden and interviewed ma ...
Bruce RobinsonGielgud is referenced in's 1986 cult film Withnail and I. In an early scene in which Withnail is c ...
Isaac Newton... e enjoyed collecting books: for example, he collected and protected many of's papers. It is in part on the basis of these papers that Keynes wrote of ...
Akira Kurosawa... role as Vincent van Gogh in the film Dreams by legendary Japanese director
Jeff VintarSyfy is developing an adaptation of Eyes of the Dragon. Michael Taylor andwill pen the script, with Taylor and Bill Haber as executive producers
John Rechy... Rudolfo Anaya, Sandra Cisneros, Gary Soto, Raul Salinas, Oscar Zeta Acosta,, Ana Castillo, Denise Chávez, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Dagoberto Gilb, Alici ...
Gaston Bachelard... r, properly Marxist texts, borrowing a term from the philosopher of science. His essay "Marxism and Humanism" is a strong statement of anti-humanism ...
Roger Ebert's... one of many used as the backdrop for the opening credits of Gene Siskel and"At the Movies." The uptown area is currently under development. There are ...
Antonio Gramsci... l of multiple causality in political situations (an idea closely related to's concept of )
John Dryden... iers Plowman. (E.g., John Leland, William Prynne, possibly John Milton, and.) Given the diffusion of different Piers/Ploughman texts, it is usually n ...
Rob Corddry... e sister, Stacy. Other notable comedians such as Jack McBrayer, Rob Riggle,, H. Jon Benjamin, Ellie Kemper, Bobby Moynihan, Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, ...
Frank Darabonthas secured the rights to the film adaptation of the novel. He said that h ...
Alexander Pope... . He proposes to teach people to lie well. Similar lists and systems are in's Peri Bathos and John Gay and Pope's Memoirs of Martinus Scriblerus. Als ...
Samuel Beckett... in 1998. His final (silent) acting performance was in a film adaptation of's short play Catastrophe, opposite longtime collaborator Harold Pinter an ...
Arthur C. Clarke... Stations Give Worldwide Radio Coverage?" by British science fiction writer, published in Wireless World magazine. The orbit, which Clarke first desc ...
Borislav Ivkov... passky won at Belgrade 1964 with an undefeated 13/17, ahead of Korchnoi and. He was fourth at Sochi 1964 with 9.5/15, as Nikolai Krogius won
Catullus... poetry; for example, Homer incorporated Nightingales into his Odyssey, andused a sparrow as an erotic symbol in his Catullus 2. The relationship bet ...
Stephen Jay Gould... y theorists propose that neoteny has been a key feature in human evolution.believed that the "evolutionary story" of humans is one where we have been ...
H. Jon Benjamin... cy. Other notable comedians such as Jack McBrayer, Rob Riggle, Rob Corddry,, Ellie Kemper, Bobby Moynihan, Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh and A ...
Siegfried Sassoon... cked soldiers during World War I. Rivers's most famous patient was the poet. He is also famous for his participation in the Torres Straits expedition ...
Gildas... redate the Historia. It was clearly a historical battle, being described by, who does not mention the name of the Britons' leader (he does, however, ...
Peter David... by Kevin Smith) and the final Supergirl story arc, "Many Happy Returns" (by), revealed that the Spectre (Hal Jordan) is aware of the Crisis on Infini ...
Thomas Jefferson... t Britain resolved that lingering issue and the British departed the forts.saw the nearby British imperial presence as a threat to republicanism in t ...
Michael Azerrad... radio interview for a 20th anniversary special edition, with liner notes by
Edmund SpenserCrowley's (or Rogers') edition may have reached, Michael Drayton, John Milton, and John Bunyan, but no records, citations ...
John Gay... lie well. Similar lists and systems are in Alexander Pope's Peri Bathos andand Pope's Memoirs of Martinus Scriblerus. Also in 1713, Arbuthnot was mad ...
Harold Pinter... of Samuel Beckett's short play Catastrophe, opposite longtime collaboratorand directed by American playwright David Mamet; Gielgud died mere weeks a ...
Jimmy Carter... ailed from Roswell and Bulloch Hall was her home. Emily Dolvin, the aunt of(the 39th U.S. President), lived in Roswell the majority of her life and w ...
Benjamin Franklinattended a revival meeting in Philadelphia and was greatly impressed with ...
Robert Christgau... wing individuality, and wickedly prankish humor." He gave it a grade of B+.gave the album an A- and said "I like it and I enjoy it; I think it repres ...
Spencer Christian... street appeared on the "The Late Show Starring Joan Rivers," and weathermanlater visited the town. After the hoopla died down, Flora lost their bid t ...
David Mamet... ite longtime collaborator Harold Pinter and directed by American playwright; Gielgud died mere weeks after production was completed at the age of 96 ...
Ellie Kemper... comedians such as Jack McBrayer, Rob Riggle, Rob Corddry, H. Jon Benjamin,, Bobby Moynihan, Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh and Andrew Daly als ...
Harry S. TrumanUnpopular incumbent Presidentdecided not to run, so the Democratic Party instead nominated Governor Adl ...
Bryan A. Garner... tal agencies that administer a jurisdiction's prisons and parole system" in, editor, Black's Law Dictionary, 9th ed., West Group, 2009, ISBN 0-314-19 ...
Kevin Murphy... its neighboring suburb Oak Park, former Mystery Science Theater 3000 actorgrew up in River Forest. Famed radio commentator Paul Harvey also resided ...
René Descartes... as human beings feel it traces back to the 17th-century French philosopher,, who argued that animals do not experience pain and suffering because the ...
Nikolai Krogius... of Korchnoi and Borislav Ivkov. He was fourth at Sochi 1964 with 9.5/15, aswon
Denis de Rougemont... untryman. Included among the reviewers was Consuelo's Swiss writer paramour, who also modeled for a painting of the Little Prince lying on his stomac ...
Michael DraytonCrowley's (or Rogers') edition may have reached Edmund Spenser,, John Milton, and John Bunyan, but no records, citations, borrowed lines, ...
James Komack... s Miyoshi Umeki, who played the role of Tom's housekeeper, Mrs. Livingston,(one of the series' producers) as Norman Tinker (Tom's pseudo-hippie, quir ...
Hippocrates... decline or loss of senses and movement, numbness", a term used by Homer and. Narcosis produces a state similar to alcohol intoxication or nitrous oxi ...
John Broome... with a radically overhauled Flash character by writers Robert Kanigher andwith penciler Carmine Infantino
John Charles Daly... Sundays, opposite CBS's long-running quiz program What's My Line? hosted by, who had been the first ever ABC news anchorman. ABC stood by Smith on th ...
Ashley Montagunotes the following neotenous traits in women relative to men: more delica ...
John Wesley... clergyman and poet Samuel Wesley, the younger brother of Anglican clergymanand Anglican clergyman Samuel Wesley (the Younger), and father of musician ...
Bobby Moynihan... h as Jack McBrayer, Rob Riggle, Rob Corddry, H. Jon Benjamin, Ellie Kemper,, Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh and Andrew Daly also frequently app ...
John Milton... ey's (or Rogers') edition may have reached Edmund Spenser, Michael Drayton,, and John Bunyan, but no records, citations, borrowed lines, or clear all ...
Scriblerus Club... rovided him with a house. It was this house that hosted the meetings of the, which had as its members Harley (now Earl of Oxford), St. John (now Vico ...
Phillis WheatleyWhitefield is remembered as one of the first to preach to the enslaved.wrote a poem in his memory after he died. In an age when crossing the Atla ...
John Kass... ed Meigs because he wanted to, because he could," Chicago Tribune columnistwrote of Daley. "The issue is Daley's increasingly authoritarian style tha ...
Arch Ward... of the Steelers from Bell. Compounding Bell's financial problems, in 1944,organized a group of investors to create the AAFC for the purpose of compe ...
Benjamin of TudelaIn 1170,visited the city, which he called by its Frankish name, St.Abram de Bron. ...
Samuel Wesley (the Younger)... he younger brother of Anglican clergyman John Wesley and Anglican clergyman, and father of musician Samuel Wesley, and grandfather of musician Samuel ...
Jimmy CarterThe surprise winner of the 1976 Democratic presidential nomination was, a former state senator and governor of Georgia. When the primaries began ...
Samuel Taylor Coleridge... The relationship between an albatross and a sailor is the central theme of's The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, which led to the use of the term as a ...
NewtonFollowing the classical dynamics ofand Euler, the motion of a material body is produced by the action of exte ...
Justin TherouxAdam Kesher () is established in the first portion of the film as a "vaguely arrogant", ...
Ernest Renan... ntity is not ethnicity. This civic concept of nationalism is exemplified byin his lecture in 1882 "What is a Nation?", where he defined the nation as ...
John F. Kennedy... 558. Russell Cave was declared a National Monument in May 1961 by President. The Monument consists of of land donated by the National Geographic Soci ...
Miguel Najdorf... of 14.5/20. Spassky shared 2nd–3rd at Havana 1962 with 16/21, behind winner. He placed joint 5th–6th at Yerevan 1962, URS-ch30, with 11.5/19. At Leni ...
Adolf Hitler... War I. Over the next 25 years, through the Great Depression and the rise of, he stayed on the job. ... It is doubtful any individual has ever given m ...
EulerFollowing the classical dynamics of Newton and, the motion of a material body is produced by the action of externally ap ...
Allan W. Eckert... Revolutionary War. This story, popularized in historical novels written byin the late 1960s, remains well known in Ohio, where an outdoor drama cele ...
Charles Lindbergh... Lindbergh, the young, golden-haired son of the pioneering American aviatorand his wife Anne Morrow. The couple also stayed in Quebec, Canada for fiv ...
Casiri... patron, al-Mansour. Abulfaraj (Historia Compendosia Dynastiarum, p.291) andclaim that the cause was eating beans. Another attributes the cause of his ...
Edwin Justus MayerThe movie was adapted byand Bess Meredyth from the play by Edward Sheldon. It was directed by Clar ...
Walt Whitman... r the American writers he admired, notably Henry Miller, Jackson Pollock or
Robert F. Kennedy... closing credits for the special were airing, word came in that U.S. Senatorof New York had just been shot. ABC simply showed a wide shot of the chaot ...
Augustine of Hippo... dez de Avilés sighted land on August 28, 1565. As this was the feast day of, the territory was named San Agustín. The Spanish sailed through the St. ...
Osama bin Laden... Though Reid proclaimed he was a soldier of God (Allah) under the command of, Judge Young declared: Reid reportedly demonstrated a lack of remorse and ...
Bess MeredythThe movie was adapted by Edwin Justus Mayer andfrom the play by Edward Sheldon. It was directed by Clarence Brown
Woody AllenAlong with directorsand Francis Ford Coppola, in 1989 Scorsese provided one of three segments ...
C. S. Lewis... theorized that many of Treebeard's mannerisms are based on Tolkien's friend, a loud, bombastic man known for his powerful stride and overwhelming pre ...
Clarence Brown... Mayer and Bess Meredyth from the play by Edward Sheldon. It was directed by
Ralph BakshiIn's 1978 animated adaptation of The Lord of the Rings, John Westbrook provi ...
Ernest Renan... with liberal values of freedom, tolerance, equality, and individual rights.and John Stuart Mill are often thought to be early liberal nationalists. L ...
Edward Sheldon... movie was adapted by Edwin Justus Mayer and Bess Meredyth from the play by. It was directed by Clarence Brown
Francis Ford CoppolaAlong with directors Woody Allen and, in 1989 Scorsese provided one of three segments in the portmanteau film ...
David Axelrod... t proper procedures were always followed," Daley admitted a few days later., a Democratic political consultant whose clients included Daley, contribu ...
Ingmar Bergman... es characterized film-making in Germany. The movies of the Swedish directorreached a new level of expression in motion pictures like Cries and Whispe ...
Theodore RooseveltMartha Bulloch Roosevelt, the mother of(the 26th US President) and grandmother of Eleanor Roosevelt, hailed from ...
Alex de Waal... ed for the 1983–5 famine, this figure has been challenged by famine scholar. In a major study, de Waal criticized the United Nations for being "remar ...
Jomo Kenyatta... lotic elite. The KAU remained dominated by the Kikuyu ethnic group. In 1947, the former president of the moderate Kikuyu Central Association, became ...
Amy Poehler... ent episodes. Several years before joining the cast of Saturday Night Live,often appeared as a regular in many sketches, though she was best remember ...
Roger Ebert... hed, enhanced, and consolidated his reputation. After the film was released, a friend and supporter of Scorsese, named Goodfellas "the best mob movie ...
TertullianThe Christian apologistwrote that as a prelude to the Mithraic initiation ceremony, the initiate ...
John Stuart Mill... es of freedom, tolerance, equality, and individual rights. Ernest Renan andare often thought to be early liberal nationalists. Liberal nationalists o ...
Roseanne Barr... nced guest appearance on the show, surprising Myers and guests, Madonna and. Mike Myers also appeared as the Linda Richman character on stage with St ...
Harold Pinter... y Television. Playing themselves, they were in Toronto during their tour of's No Man's Land. According to Dave Thomas, in his book, , their sketch wa ...
Harry Reasoner... irst with Frank Reynolds, then the following year with another CBS alumnus,. He began making increasingly conservative commentaries, in particular ad ...
William Prynne... nother ploughman text and thought it was Piers Plowman. (E.g., John Leland,, possibly John Milton, and John Dryden.) Given the diffusion of different ...
Peter JacksonIn's films (2002) and (2003), Treebeard is a combination of a large animatro ...
Jimmy Carter... 978 in the famous Camp David Accords after negotiations hosted by president. In accordance with the treaty, Israeli forces withdrew gradually from Si ...
Ernest Renan... nationalism. Membership of the civic nation is considered voluntary, as in's "daily referendum" formulation in What is a Nation?. Civic-national ide ...
Daniel BernoulliIn 1738published Hydrodynamica, which laid the basis for the kinetic theory of ga ...
Didymus of Alexandria... ks, still extant in an abridged form, compiled, according to the Suda, fromand "The Tarrhaean" (Lucillus of Tarrha, a polis in Crete). In the work, t ...
Hippocratic... imes into Latin and other European languages. Its lack of dogmatism and itsreliance on clinical observation show Razi's medical methods. For example
Ernest Renan... e because they regarded it as a diabolical imitation of their own religion., in 1882, set forth a vivid depiction of two rival religions: "if the gro ...
Lessing... aelis, he was compensated for this by the esteem of Frederick the Great, of, Carsten Niebuhr, and many foreign scholars
Rob Riggle... essed teenage sister, Stacy. Other notable comedians such as Jack McBrayer,, Rob Corddry, H. Jon Benjamin, Ellie Kemper, Bobby Moynihan, Matt Besser, ...
Gene Siskel... mob movie ever" and is ranked #1 on Roger's movie list for 1990, along withand Peter Travers, the film is widely considered one of the director's gre ...
John F. Kennedy... of a prominent game show, an excerpt from the Count from Sesame Street, or's remark that walking is a good form of exercise
Victor Hugo... nken main road and then routed. , note 18 An episode famously used later byin Les Miserables. The sunken lane acted as a trap which funnelled the fli ...
Mikhail Lomonosov... s of the kinetic theory (which were neglected by their contemporaries) were(1747), Georges-Louis Le Sage (ca. 1780, published 1818), John Herapath (1 ...
Frank Borman... Apollo 11 (Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins) and Apollo 8 (, Jim Lovell, and Bill Anders)
Julius Schwartz... bly the "real world" and used to explain how real-life DC staffers (such as) could occasionally appear in comics stories, and so forth. If something ...
John WesleyIn terms of theology, Whitefield, unlike, was a supporter of Calvinism. The two differed on eternal election, fina ...
John Milton... thought it was Piers Plowman. (E.g., John Leland, William Prynne, possibly, and John Dryden.) Given the diffusion of different Piers/Ploughman texts ...
Robert Crumb... ings, and even a similar Keep On Truckin' figure later to be made famous by. His characters were frequently seen chasing butterflies; when asked why ...
John Ostrander... ven his own series, this time written by writer and former theology student, who chose to re-examine the Spectre in his aspects as both the embodied ...
Charles Dickens... ened in 1853 after Beacon Hill headland was dynamited to make space for it.was said to have made readings there. In the 1900s a ballroom and a new se ...
Leo Strauss... elements of his thought were emphasized by Carl Schmitt, Joseph Schumpeter,, Hans Morgenthau, and Raymond Aron. According to Austrian economist Ludwi ...
J. R. R. Tolkien... in MMORPGs. 2007 saw the release of The Lord of the Rings Online, based on's Middle-earth. Other licensed MMORPGs include The Matrix Online, based o ...
William Shakespeare... lioz's treatise on orchestration. He found time to read the works of Homer,, Friedrich Schiller and Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, and he saw London, Ni ...
Martin Luther... nvader. They found this in the teaching of the Protestant reformers such as. The spread of Protestantism in the country was aided by its large ethnic ...
Leonard WoolfVirginia Woolf's husbandsaid that in her experimental novel, The Waves, "there is something of Lyt ...
Karl Marx... uages resulting in many people being unable to communicate with each other.wrote about the creation of nations as requiring a bourgeois revolution an ...
Nipsey Russell... as part of a sketch on Late Night. Celebrities such as Dr. Joyce Brothers,, Abe Vigoda, James Lipton, Bob Saget and William Preston as the character ...
Tino VillanuevaThe Chicano poet and writertraces the first documented use of the term to 1911, as referenced in a th ...
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Julius Caesarinitially supported Aristobulus against Hyrcanus and Antipater. Between th ...
Barack Obama... 008. On October 28, Colbert turned his attention back to Canton, Ohio aftermade a campaign stop there, forcing Colbert to find it "crappy"
Paul Schrader... al Hollywood, Scorsese made a major return to personal film-making with the-scripted The Last Temptation of Christ in 1988. Based on Nikos Kazantzaki ...
Efim Geller... riumphing in the last game to win 6–4 (+4 =4 −2). Also at Riga, he defeatedwith mating attacks, winning by 5½–2½ (+3 =5 −0). Then, in his Candidates' ...
Raymond Aron... sized by Carl Schmitt, Joseph Schumpeter, Leo Strauss, Hans Morgenthau, and. According to Austrian economist Ludwig von Mises, who had met Weber duri ...
Susan Seidelman... Freddy, Thurston Moore, Richard Kern, Amos Poe, James Nares, Eric Mitchell,, Beth B, Scott B, Charlie Ahearn, and Nick Zedd. The soundtrack includes ...
John McCainThe trending Republican has continued since 2004. In 2008won the county with 67.7% of the vote. In 2010 Republican gubernatorial ca ...
Alan Bennett... rge Birthday present, which provoked tremendous approval. He also read from's 40 Years On, in which he had appeared in earlier years
Deborah Tannen... e would object to their classification as "self-help" literature, as with "'s denial of the self-help role of her books" so as to maintain her academ ...
Steven SpielbergIn another notable example, the finale of's E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial was edited to match the music of his long-ti ...
Dan Quayle... s chairman, being recruited by Cerberus' international advisory board chair, himself the former vice president of the United States. Cerberus was rej ...
Bruce Jay FriedmanAlso in 1973, he starred in Steambath, a play by author, on PBS with Valerie Perrine and Jose Perez
Samuel Pepys... ts typically associated with it contributed to this generic classification.owned a copy of Piers Plowman. A Crowley edition owned in 1613 by an educa ...
Mark Richard... he screen adaption of the short story The Ice at the Bottom of the World by, and it was to be directed by Kimberly Peirce and produced by Theron's co ...
Dolly Parton... the U.S. Between 1977 and 1979, it became more mainstream, as Kenny Rogers,, Willie Nelson and Allman Brothers Band all scored hits which reached bot ...
Winston Churchill... es, increased anti-aircraft batteries were installed at crucial points, andordered the construction of a series of causeways to block the eastern app ...
Steven Spielberg... rist. He also made a brief venture into television, directing an episode of's Amazing Stories
John F. Kennedy... ed the first-ever televised presidential debates, held between U.S. Senatorof Massachusetts and Vice President Richard M. Nixon
Osama bin Ladenheld Hazmi and Mihdhar in high respect, with their experience fighting dur ...
Marv Wolfman... originally conceived to be a celebration of DC's 50th anniversary; however,and Len Wein saw it as a chance to clean up DC's rather convoluted continu ...
Friedrich Schiller... chestration. He found time to read the works of Homer, William Shakespeare,and Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, and he saw London, Niagara Falls, and Rio ...
Stephen of Ripon... in 675. Wulfhere was succeeded as King of Mercia by his brother, Æthelred.'s Life of Wilfrid describes Wulfhere as "a man of proud mind, and insatia ...
Nikos Kazantzakis... the Paul Schrader-scripted The Last Temptation of Christ in 1988. Based on's controversial 1960 book, it retold the life of Christ in human rather t ...
Mikhail Tal... mines who will challenge the reigning world champion for the title) againstthe legendary tactician (Tbilisi 1965), Spassky often managed to steer pla ...
Michael Holroyd... iration behind the character of St. John Hirst in her novel The Voyage Out.describes Strachey as the inspiration behind Cedric Furber in Wyndham Lewi ...
Leonard J. Arrington... e Mountain Meadows massacre, which took place in Washington County in 1857.reports that Brigham Young received a rider at his office on the same day. ...
James Lipton... Night. Celebrities such as Dr. Joyce Brothers, Nipsey Russell, Abe Vigoda,, Bob Saget and William Preston as the character, Carl 'Oldy' Olsen, also ...
Al Gore... financially supported a variety of Democratic Party politicians, includingand Tom Daschle, but also made contributions to the Republican Party's Phi ...
Ralph Waldo Emerson... obert Straker wrote that Mann had been “crucified by crusading sectarians.”lamented “what seems the fatal waste of labor and life at Antioch.” Mann’s ...
Lewis Carroll... hed patients, most notably The Reverend Charles L. Dodgson (better known as) who had been a regular visitor to Ore House
Sallust... id to have been the author of a Greek translation of the Latin prose author, which has been lost, and of a birthday poem on the emperor Hadrian
Yehudi Menuhin... acking characteristics of true polyphonism, as pointed out by Eugène Ysaÿe., on the other hand, suggested that this might have been the result of his ...
Laurence Olivier... from Alan Bennett's 40 Years On, in which he had appeared in earlier years.'s friendship with Gielgud was peppered with barely acknowledged competiti ...
Eric Zorn... midnight bulldozing of Meigs Field," according to Chicago Tribune columnist. Fresh off his huge re-electoral mandate, one of Daley's first major acts ...
Lewis Arquette... the role; he had retired from acting and was replaced in a single scene by.
Wyndham Lewis... chael Holroyd describes Strachey as the inspiration behind Cedric Furber in' The Self-Condemned. In Wyndham Lewis' novel The Apes of God, he is seen ...
Burroughs... and of course the old standbys - Merritt I always particularly liked - and.
Robert F. Kennedy... A's talent agency—which represented most of the industry's biggest names—by's Department of Justice, as owning both the movie studio and a talent age ...
Tim ConwayIn 1975, he co-starred withand Don Knotts in the Disney movie The Apple Dumpling Gang, which was well ...
Graham Parker... tense, aggressive energy of punk" such as Elvis Costello, Joe Jackson, and. In the U.S., the first New Wavers were the not-so-punk acts associated w ...
George Whitefield... joined in 1729 soon becoming its leader and moulding it to his own notions.also joined this group. After graduating with a Masters' in classical lang ...
Ibn Battuta... ulers encouraged. But even in the 14th century, the North African travellervisiting Qatif around 1331, found it inhabited by Arabs whom he described ...
John Bunyan... edition may have reached Edmund Spenser, Michael Drayton, John Milton, and, but no records, citations, borrowed lines, or clear allusions to Piers P ...
Vasily Smyslov... al the same year. At Amsterdam, he tied for 1st–4th places, along with Tal,, and Bent Larsen, on 17/23, with all four, along with Borislav Ivkov and ...
Wyndham Lewis... e inspiration behind Cedric Furber in Wyndham Lewis' The Self-Condemned. In' novel The Apes of God, he is seen in the character of Matthew Plunkett, ...
Meja Mwangi... ce, there are notable Kikuyu literature icons such as Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o and. Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o's literary works include Caitani Mutharabaini (1981), ...
Sheridan Morley... onstage, whispering "Come on, John darling, they won't boo me." Biographerwrites that while Gielgud never denied being homosexual, he always tried t ...
Steven Spielberg... oldek Pfefferberg, a Holocaust survivor. The book would later be adapted to's Schindler's List, which won the Academy Award for Best Picture
Barack ObamaIn the final days before the 2008 election, Costner campaigned for, visiting various places in Colorado—a state in which he has a home. In h ...
Noam Chomsky... ate 1950s and early 1960s following the "cognitive revolution" initiated by's 1959 critique of behaviorism and empiricism more generally. The origins ...
Jim Jarmusch... he East Village. Filmmakers included: Amos Poe, Eric Mitchell, James Nares,, Vivienne Dick, Scott B and Beth B, and Seth Tillett, and led to the Cine ...
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o... ountry. As a consequence, there are notable Kikuyu literature icons such asand Meja Mwangi. Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o's literary works include Caitani Muthar ...
Matt Besser... er, Rob Riggle, Rob Corddry, H. Jon Benjamin, Ellie Kemper, Bobby Moynihan,, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh and Andrew Daly also frequently appeared as sket ...
Geoffrey of MonmouthThe tower story is repeated and embellished byin his Historia Regum Britanniae, though he attributes it to Merlin, sayin ...
Bent Larsen... Amsterdam, he tied for 1st–4th places, along with Tal, Vasily Smyslov, and, on 17/23, with all four, along with Borislav Ivkov and Lajos Portisch, t ...
Sergio Leone... composer Philip Glass's music. Similarly, the relationship between directorand composer Ennio Morricone was such that the finale of The Good, the Bad ...
Theodore Roosevelt... to the Chatahoochee River. It operated for 40 years, and in 1905, Presidentmade a campaign whistle stop in Dunwoody along the way to Roswell, Georgia
Nicholas de Jongh... e 'Gielgud case' of 1953, above, was dramatised by critic turned playwrightin the play Plague Over England and performed at the Finborough, a small L ...
György Lukács... uenced many later social theorists, such as Theodor Adorno, Max Horkheimer,and Jürgen Habermas. Different elements of his thought were emphasized by ...
Max HorkheimerWeber has influenced many later social theorists, such as Theodor Adorno,, György Lukács and Jürgen Habermas. Different elements of his thought wer ...
Thomas Parnell... Earl of Oxford), St. John (now Vicount Bolingbroke), Pope, Gay, Swift, and. According to all the members of the Club, Arbuthnot was the one who cont ...
Andrew Daly... min, Ellie Kemper, Bobby Moynihan, Matt Besser, Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh andalso frequently appeared as sketch actors on the show for several years. T ...
Don Tapscott... g of new patterns of thought and feeling. As business strategy communicatorputs it, "The design industry is something done to us. I'm proposing we ea ...
Bede... itain from northwestern Europe, starting in the early 5th century. The monk, who wrote in the 8th century, considered the Mercians to be descended fr ...
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe... ime to read the works of Homer, William Shakespeare, Friedrich Schiller and, and he saw London, Niagara Falls, and Rio de Janeiro during his stops in ...
Marcus Aurelius... have happened quite quickly, late in the reign of Antoninus Pius and under. By this time all the key elements of the mysteries were in place
Alan Moore... with the tagline that "the DC Universe will never be the same." Along with's Watchmen and Frank Miller's , it contributed to the commercial and crea ...
Duarte Barbosa... ersian Gulf. Reputedly, the first Portuguese traveller to visit Bahrain wasin 1485
Albert Einstein... etical constructs, rather than real objects. An important turning point was's (1905) and Marian Smoluchowski's (1906
Borislav Ivkov... h Tal, Vasily Smyslov, and Bent Larsen, on 17/23, with all four, along withand Lajos Portisch, thus qualifying for the newly created Candidates' Matc ...
Noël CowardVisited by Somerset Maugham, Rudyard Kipling,and Queen Elizabeth II among many others, Penang has always been a popular ...
Michael JacksonAlong with the 1987music video "Bad", in 1986 Scorsese made The Color of Money, a sequel to t ...
Diego Durán... ifferent city wards and markets – often accompanied by large-scale betting., an early Spanish chronicler, said that "these wretches... sold their chi ...
Robert ByrdImage:Sen robert byrd.jpg|Senatorof West Virgini
Scott CraryIn 2004,made a documentary, Kill Your Idols, including such No Wave bands as Suici ...
Barack ObamaOn 4 May 2009, United States Presidentdeclared his intentions to curb the use of financial centres by multinatio ...
Abraham Fraunce... edge of the poem is indirect. Francis Meres later repeated Webbe's remarks.mentions Piers Plowman, but he merely repeats the identifying features pri ...
Rudyard KiplingVisited by Somerset Maugham,, Noël Coward and Queen Elizabeth II among many others, Penang has always ...
Walker PercyThe self-help world has become the target of parodies.'s odd genre-busting Lost in the Cosmos has been described as "a parody of ...
Robert Smigel... s. Triumph the Insult Comic Dog (created and voiced by original head writer) began as part of a sketch on Late Night. Celebrities such as Dr. Joyce B ...
Paul Keres... inct advantage in beating many top grandmasters. In the 1965 cycle, he beatat Riga 1965 with careful strategy, triumphing in the last game to win 6–4 ...
Kevin SmithThe 2001 Green Arrow story "Quiver" (written by) and the final Supergirl story arc, "Many Happy Returns" (by Peter David) ...
Fred Schepisi... of Jimmie Blacksmith (based on his novel) and played Father Marshall in themovie, The Devil's Playground (1976) (not to be confused with a similarly ...
Stanley MorganNassau is also heavily featured in the novel Tobin in Paradise by. The story is centered around the visit by the main character, Russ Tobin ...
Bob Dylan... Silver Spurs Arena has been host to many acts, ranging from Hilary Duff andto an annual rodeo event. Jehovah's Witnesses also use The Silver Spurs Ar ...
Paracelsus... nd's oldest university, the University of Basel, dating from 1460. Erasmus,, Daniel Bernoulli, Leonhard Euler, Jacob Burckhardt, and Friedrich Nietzs ...
Hitler... forbidden the unification of Austria and Germany, but native Austrian-bornwas vastly striving to annex Austria during the late 1930s, which was fier ...
Robert Rossen... ad", in 1986 Scorsese made The Color of Money, a sequel to the much admiredfilm The Hustler (1961) with Paul Newman. Although typically visually assu ...
Mikołaj Rej... ng most important Protestants of the Commonwealth, there are such names, as, Marcin Czechowic, Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski and Symon Budny
BrockhausLieber presented the idea of an American encyclopedia, based on' Conversations-Lexikon, to Carey, Lea & Carey of Philadelphia in January ...
Michelangelo... orkshop, claimed Bandinelli was driven by jealousy of Benvenuto Cellini and; and recounts that
Barack Obama... t headed by Paul Martin (as well as many Americans such as Bill Clinton and), made a policy distinction between conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq, un ...
Mickey Deans... nhagen during March 1969. She married her fifth and final husband, musician, at Chelsea Register Office, London, on March 15, 1969, her divorce from ...
Derek Jarman... Baldwin and Mel Ramsden), sculpture/printing artist Victor Burgin, painter, painter Stephen McKenna and sculptor Bill Woodrow
Frank S. Nugentof The New York Times called it, "a grand adventure film, magnificently st ...
Francis Bacon... e and a lover of hers, took Fuentes' statement literally and suggested thatwrote Shakespeare's plays and Don Quixote, both claims which are considere ...
Ovid... no evidence for the conflated Romulus-Quirinus before the first century BC.in Book 14, lines 812-828, of the Metamorphoses gives a description of the ...
Gene HackmanOn January 13, 2012, actorwas struck by a pickup truck while riding his bicycle in Islamorada
Benvenuto Cellini... upil in Bandinelli's workshop, claimed Bandinelli was driven by jealousy ofand Michelangelo; and recounts that
John Hughes... f Universal Pictures. Tanen was behind Universal hits such as Animal House,'s Sixteen Candles and The Breakfast Club
Jon HallidayJung Chang andclaim that Chiang Kai-shek allowed the Communists to escape on the Long Ma ...
Ray Lankester... nimal testing. The legislation was promoted by Charles Darwin, who wrote toin March 1871: "You ask about my opinion on vivisection. I quite agree tha ...
Charles Dow... has gone into the study of financial markets and how prices vary with time., one of the founders of Dow Jones & Company and The Wall Street Journal, ...
Giorgio Vasari... e for Giuliano de' Medici, identified as Bandinelli's by John Pope-Hennessy, a former pupil in Bandinelli's workshop, claimed Bandinelli was driven b ...
Polly Adler... involved in prostitution. In her memoirs, well-known New York society madamscoffed at the idea of Luciano being part of an extensive prostitution rin ...
Gordon Lightfoot... edwagon's "Take It on the Run", The Shirelles' "Will You Love Me Tomorrow",'s "Carefree Highway", and Gin Blossoms' "Follow You Down"
Nick Park... gory, with six Oscars. The biggest showing from Britain in this category is's Wallace and Gromit with two wins so far
Samuel Pepys... g mathematics and medicine, including Dr. John Radcliffe, Isaac Newton, and. However, Arbuthnot lacked the money to be a full-time student and was al ...
Hiroshi Ōnogi... Kawamori attended Keio University in the same years as Macross screenwriterand character designer Haruhiko Mikimoto, where they had a Mobile Suit Gun ...
Newt Gingrich... arty. In 2012, he went on record on Fox News as supporting the candidacy offor the Republican Presidential Nomination. In the same interview, he also ...
Charles Goren... ard American" was the label given to the bridge bidding system developed byin the 1940s. This system was the first to employ the point-count method t ...
Jimmy Swaggart... l-known televangelists began during this period, most notably Oral Roberts,, Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker, Jerry Fallwell, and Pat Robertson. Most devel ...
H. Emilie Cady... t when people do this, they experience a more fulfilling and abundant life.'s 1896 book Lessons in Truth, A Course of Twelve Lessons in Practical Chr ...
Barack Obama... uerto Rico's head of state is the President of the United States, currently. The governor and legislators are elected by popular vote every four year ...
John Julius Norwich... simplest terms, the loss of the Eastern Roman Empire's Anatolian heartland.says in his trilogy on the Byzantine Empire that the defeat was "its death ...
Charles Darwin... fically aimed at regulating animal testing. The legislation was promoted by, who wrote to Ray Lankester in March 1871: "You ask about my opinion on v ...
John CageStockhausen, along with, is one of the few avant-garde composers to have succeeded in penetrating ...
PlinySeveral authors of antiquity (Apollonius Rhodius,, Philostephanus) discussed the hypothetical shape of the ship. Generally ...
Piotr Skarga... ing the reign of King Sigismund III Vasa, who was under strong influence ofand other Jesuits. After the Deluge, and other wars of the mid-17th centur ...
Jung Changand Jon Halliday claim that Chiang Kai-shek allowed the Communists to esca ...
Aeschylus... amous religious events of the ancient Greek religion, and the birthplace of, one of the three great tragedians of antiquity. Today Eleusina is a majo ...
Laura Z. Hobson... ct, Crossfire, which was also released the same year. The film was based on's 1947 novel of the same name
Ian Hamilton Finlay... g But My Own." Other nominees included Terry Atkinson, sculptor Tony Cragg,, Milena Kalinovska and painting/printing artist John Walker. The prize wa ...
John F. Kennedy... d High School and Enrico Fermi High School are the district's high schools.Middle School is the town's middle school. There are nine elementary schoo ...
Carlos Fuentes... xote, but it is most unlikely that Cervantes had ever heard of Shakespeare.raised the possibility that Cervantes and Shakespeare were the same person ...
Jack KirbyIn 1998, he was posthumously awarded a Harvey Award and entered into theHall of Fame; a year later, he was inducted into the Eisner Award Hall of ...
Wagner... portant characters, events, ideas or objects, an idea often associated with's use of leitmotif. These may be played in different variations depending ...
Leonardo da Vinci... , he was apprenticed under Giovanni Francesco Rustici, a sculptor friend of. Among his earliest works was a Saint Jerome in wax, made for Giuliano de ...
Junji ItoSpirals was also the source of material for Japanese horror manga artistfor his manga Uzumaki about a town obsessed with spirals, which was adapte ...
Douglas Fairbanks... co-founded the United Artists film distribution company with Mary Pickford,and D. W. Griffith, all of whom were seeking to escape the growing power c ...
Isaac Newton... olars then teaching mathematics and medicine, including Dr. John Radcliffe,, and Samuel Pepys. However, Arbuthnot lacked the money to be a full-time ...
Garrison Keillor... nrelated to the television show such as recent performances by story-teller, and music groups Return to Forever and George Thorogood. South by Southw ...
Elia Kazan... : Best Picture, Best Supporting Actress (Celeste Holm), and Best Director (). The movie was controversial in its time, as was a similar film on the s ...
Josephus... Simon, Seleucid King Antiochus VII Sidetes attacked Jerusalem. According to, John Hyrcanus opened King David's sepulchre and removed three thousand t ...
Michael Wilson... writing duo, with Jim Taylor, or writing trio, with Jim Rash and Nat Faxon.also won twice, but because he was blacklisted the second award was given ...
Bacchylides... rces, Atreus was the father of Plisthenes, but in some lyric poets (Ibycus,) Plisthenides (son of Plisthenes) is used as an alternative name for Atre ...
Mary Pickford... 1919, Chaplin co-founded the United Artists film distribution company with, Douglas Fairbanks and D. W. Griffith, all of whom were seeking to escape ...
Sidney Buchman... and, on January 12, 1937, reshot scenes involving the High Lama written by, who declined screen credit for his work, which placed more emphasis on t ...
Jimmy SwaggartOn October 11, 1991was pulled over into an Indio gas station off Indio Blvd. Swaggart was wit ...
Giannina Braschi... Ricky Martin were born in the city. Other notable residents include writersand Tomas Blanco, award-winning actors Raúl Juliá and Benicio del Toro, an ...
Ibycus... ent sources, Atreus was the father of Plisthenes, but in some lyric poets (, Bacchylides) Plisthenides (son of Plisthenes) is used as an alternative ...
Alcuin... as quoted by several writers in Britain of the 8th century - Aldhelm, Bede,- and was abridged or largely used in the next century by Hrabanus Maurus ...
Dion FortuneIn's novel The Winged Bull, the main character invokes the name of Iacchus w ...
Erykah Badu... ater in 2007, Latifah released an album titled Trav'lin' Light. Jill Scott,, Joe Sample, George Duke, Christian McBride, and Stevie Wonder made guest ...
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala... wo consecutive years), Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo, Alvin Sargent, and
Kevin Smith... Thing (where he meets Matthew Cable). Morpheus also appears briefly during's run on Green Arrow in a flashback showing him in Alexander Burgess' bas ...
Robert BurtonThe most extended treatment of melancholia comes from, whose The Anatomy of Melancholy (1621) treats the subject from both a li ...
Christopher Morley... hen it moved to CBS in 1934. In 1935, it became the Socony Sketchbook, withand the Johnny Green orchestra
Bede... mmar was quoted by several writers in Britain of the 8th century - Aldhelm,, Alcuin - and was abridged or largely used in the next century by Hrabanu ...
Jules Verne... the San Diego ComiCon in 1978. In 1982, at Skycon II, he was awarded the "Award for Life-time achievement.
Rick Veitch... ant Morrison, as well as in Gaiman's own The Books of Magic series and in a-authored issue of Swamp Thing (where he meets Matthew Cable). Morpheus al ...
Erich von Falkenhayn... of surprise; they did not expect such a big attack by the British. General, agitated by the additional losses in one sector of the Somme front, sack ...
Isaac Newton... e same time was put on the board trying to publish the Historia coelestius.and Edmund Halley wanted it published immediately, to support their work o ...
Alvin Sargent... (who also won in two consecutive years), Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo,, and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Mary Baker Eddy... studying spiritual healing, and being influenced by Emma Curtis Hopkins and(the founder of Christian Science)
Persius... ero, Plautus; then Lucan, Horace, Juvenal, Sallust, Statius, Ovid, Livy and
Irving Thalberg... went to the Mayer Company on Mission Road to meet with the Vice-President,. Shearer was momentarily thrown by their confused introduction, but soon ...
Bob Odenkirk... of several now-prolific comics including Robert Smigel as the head writer,, Louis C.K., Tommy Blacha and Dino Stamatopoulos. Smigel left his positio ...
Constantine VII... Although he reluctantly baptized the fruit of this relationship, the future, Nicholas forbade the emperor from entering the church and may have becom ...
Vin Scully... again in 1956 – was inducted as a manager having never managed the Dodgers.is permanently honored in the Hall's "Scribes & Mikemen" exhibit as a resu ...
Robert Smigel... e show the writing staff consisted of several now-prolific comics includingas the head writer, Bob Odenkirk, Louis C.K., Tommy Blacha and Dino Stamat ...
Jackie Chan... s of kickboxing were introduced in 1993, based on 1980s Seidokaikan karate.and Jet Li are prominent movie figures who have been responsible for promo ...
Emma Curtis Hopkins... sulted in the Fillmores studying spiritual healing, and being influenced byand Mary Baker Eddy (the founder of Christian Science)
Fulton J. Sheen... broadcasting in the Spring of 1949. Another television preacher of note was, who successfully switched to television in 1951 after two decades of pop ...
Livy... ence, Cicero, Plautus; then Lucan, Horace, Juvenal, Sallust, Statius, Ovid,and Persius
Leo VI the Wise... isfavor after Photios' dismissal in 886 and retired to a monastery. Emperorretrieved him from the monastery and made him mystikos, a dignity designat ...
Philip K. Dick... e is also reflected in works of literature. For example, he is mentioned in's 1974 novel Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said (Dick 1993, 101) and in Th ...
Mario Puzo... Robert Bolt (who also won in two consecutive years), Francis Ford Coppola,, Alvin Sargent, and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Myrtle Fillmore... ounded in Kansas City, Missouri in 1889 by Charles Fillmore (1854–1948) and(1845–1931) after Mrs. Fillmore had been cured of her tuberculosis, she be ...
Cris Freddi... d a second goal, in The Complete Book Of The World Cup (HarperSport, 2006),writes: "…and Bregy's free kick skimmed a defender's head on its way in (s ...
John James Audubon... squirrels," probably in reference to the sound they make. In the mid-1800s,and his sons included a lithograph of the chipmunk in their Viviparous Qua ...
Adam Sandler... ds of thousands of people to the city, and bringing famous celebrities likeand Madonna
Michael Choniates... nae. The town was the birthplace of the Byzantine Greek writers Nicetas and
Jack Wyrtzen... began in the 1930s, it did not become widespread until after World War II.and Percy Crawford switched to TV broadcasting in the Spring of 1949. Anot ...
Francis Ford Coppola... nclude: George Seaton, Robert Bolt (who also won in two consecutive years),, Mario Puzo, Alvin Sargent, and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Ovid... m, Terence, Cicero, Plautus; then Lucan, Horace, Juvenal, Sallust, Statius,, Livy and Persius
Sarah, Duchess of York... stern end that hold annual polo and special events. The Prince of Wales andwere seen in the polo clubs
George Lucas... I and III, which brought in Star Wars fans from around the world, including. Also, Indianapolis hosted Super Bowl 46 in 2012, bringing hudreds of tho ...
Robert J. Serling... President's Plane Is Missing (1973, a made-for-television production of thenovel of the same name), Nashville (1975), Close Encounters of the Third K ...
Porphyry... ppers wrote the nominative form of the god's name as "Mithras". However, in's Greek text De Abstinentia («Περὶ ἀποχῆς ἐμψύχων»), there is a reference ...
Isabella RosselliniHe was married to actressfrom 1979 to their divorce in 1983. He then married producer Barbara De Fi ...
Robert Bolt... 1950 and 1951. Others to win twice in this category include: George Seaton,(who also won in two consecutive years), Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo, ...
Herodotus... death Darius I of Persia succeeded his throne. According to Greek historian, Darius wanted to know more about Asia. He wished to know where the "Indu ...
Statius... ext to him, Terence, Cicero, Plautus; then Lucan, Horace, Juvenal, Sallust,, Ovid, Livy and Persius
Jimmy CarterThe act jump-started the peace process. United States Presidentinvited both Sadat and Begin to a summit at Camp David to negotiate a fina ...
Micky Moody... ake. At this time, the band was made up of David Coverdale, Bernie Marsden,, Neil Murray and drummer David "Duck" Dowle with keyboardist Brian Johnst ...
Paula Deen... s interested in performing on Dancing with the Stars, on the condition thatalso appear
Rex Stout... is the imagined assassin of Medgar Evers, was published in The New Yorker.used the event as a plot device in his civil rights-themed mystery A Right ...
George Seaton... ecutive years, 1950 and 1951. Others to win twice in this category include:, Robert Bolt (who also won in two consecutive years), Francis Ford Coppol ...
Jomo Kenyatta... tational son from the scene. Louis attended a lunch with Haile Selassie and. The conversation turned to fossils and Haile wanted to know why none had ...
Joseph L. MankiewiczThe first person to win twice in this category is, who won the award in two consecutive years, 1950 and 1951. Others to win ...
Julia Cameron... raine Marie Brennan; they have a daughter, Catherine. He married the writerin 1976; they have a daughter, Domenica Cameron-Scorsese, who is an actres ...
Otis FergusonLess enthusiastic was, who in his review for National Board of Review Magazine observed, "This ...
Thomas Churchyard... rted by the contemporary proliferation of texts that responded to it; e.g.:'s. The poem's obscure record may have had something to do with Crowley's ...
Sallust... l, and, next to him, Terence, Cicero, Plautus; then Lucan, Horace, Juvenal,, Statius, Ovid, Livy and Persius
Fulton J. Sheen... o Pulpit on NBC received 4,000 letters weekly and Roman Catholic archbishopreceived between 3,000–6,000 letters weekly. The total radio audience for ...
Julius J. EpsteinPhilip G. Epstein andwere the first siblings to win in this category, for Casablanca. James Gol ...
John Stow... me from Bale and Crowley in his preface to the various impressions. In 1580attributed Piers Plowman to "John Malvern," a name that surfaces again wit ...
J. R. R. TolkienThe Black Speech is a fictional language created by
Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough... tional and familial reasons. Anne was advised (and many said controlled) by, who was a champion of Whig causes. In 1706, the Duchess of Marlborough f ...
Johnny Cash... on Billboard's charts for that year were Elvis Presley, "Heartbreak Hotel";, "I Walk the Line"; and Carl Perkins, "Blue Suede Shoes"
Albert EinsteinThe concept of fields was introduced by, among others, Faraday.wrote
Mack David... The Trouble with Harry (1955, "Flagging the Train to Tuscaloosa"; words by); Never Love a Stranger (1958, score); The Pusher (1960, score); Clean an ...
Laurence Olivier... 1983, he made his second onscreen appearance with fellow theatrical knightsand Ralph Richardson (following Olivier's own Richard III) in a television ...
Fyodor Dostoyevsky... ædia Britannicas Great Books of the Western World, while the Russian authorcalled it "the ultimate and most sublime work of human thinking". It is in ...
Walter Cronkite... slow pace of the peace process. In a 1977 interview with CBS News anchorman, Sadat admitted under pointed questioning that he was open to a more cons ...
PhilostephanusSeveral authors of antiquity (Apollonius Rhodius, Pliny,) discussed the hypothetical shape of the ship. Generally it was imagined ...
Pete TownshendAccording to rock historian Walter Rasmussen,once said that The Who's 1969 album Tommy was inspired by the rock opera " ...
Jon Glaser... s, Fan-tastic Guy, Clive Clemmons, Frankenstein, Ira, Slipnut Brian, etc.),(Segue Sam, Pubes, Awareness Del, Wrist Hulk, Ahole Ronald, Gorton's Fishe ...
Rosalynn Carter... is work with the parade, Gacy met and was photographed with then First Ladyon May 6, 1978. Rosalynn Carter signed one photo: "To John Gacy. Best wish ...
Charles Mackay... evous spirit that makes noises unexplainable except by supernatural causes., in his Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds (1841), ...
Sally Field... the 1978 film Hooper which starred Burt Reynolds, Jan-Michael Vincent, and, and 1981's appearance in The Cannonball Run. In 1980, he had a cameo in ...
David Samuels... tion to legally (State level only) grow up to 99 plants in Humboldt County.of The New Yorker describes the county as "the heartland of high-grade mar ...
Whoopi Goldberg... th and DeLaughter were played by James Woods and Alec Baldwin, respectively;played Myrlie Evers. Evers was portrayed by James Pickens, Jr.
Maurizio Giuliano... him – heavily rely on humanitarian aid for their survival. UN spokespersonstated to The Washington Post: "If we do not manage to provide aid at suff ...
Michael A. Stackpole... quadron" (rather, the "Red Squadron" designation is used). The , written byand published by Dark Horse Comics, were the first works of Star Wars lite ...
Samuel Wesley... nglish leader of the Methodist movement, son of Anglican clergyman and poet, the younger brother of Anglican clergyman John Wesley and Anglican clerg ...
Richard Rodgers... a castle to collect a debt and is mistaken for a baron. Featuring songs byand Lorenz Hart, it was directed by Rouben Mamoulian, who, with the help o ...
Ingmar Bergman... they saw the films or not." He has also cited filmmakers like Satyajit Ray,, Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini as a major influence on his car ...
Brian Stack... hole Guy, Bulletproof Legs Guy, Adrian "Raisin" Foster, S&M Lincoln, etc.),(Hannigan the Traveling Salesman, Artie Kendall the Ghost Crooner, The Int ...
Philip G. Epstein... e the first to win for adapting their own work, for The Life of Emile Zola.and Julius J. Epstein were the first siblings to win in this category, for ...
Maya AngelouIn March 2008stated that she planned to spend part of the year studying at the Unity Ch ...
G. Stanley Hall... July 1892 at Clark University by a group of 26 men. Its first president was. There are currently 56 divisions in the APA, and it is affiliated with 6 ...
John F. Kennedy... ensive care units and a new concrete emergency heliport. The Indio (renamed) hospital opened in a new location in 1983 on land donated by hospital co ...
Matt Hoverman... Teacher Ruth Warrick, Barbara Billingsley, Theodore Schneider, Erykah Badu,, author Victoria Moran, Patricia Neal, Holmes Osborne and
Barbara Walters... ed as co-anchor at ABC until 1975, after which Reasoner anchored solo untiljoined the broadcast a year later. Continuing as an analyst until 1979, Sm ...
Tommy Blacha... omics including Robert Smigel as the head writer, Bob Odenkirk, Louis C.K.,and Dino Stamatopoulos. Smigel left his position as head writer of the sho ...
Mary Tyler Peabody... st 1, 1832; His grief over her death never fully subsided. He later married
Lynn Barber... ely considered to have negligible effect — a suspicion confirmed in 2006 by, one of the judges. Typically, there is a three-week period in May for pu ...
Van Morrison... have covered his songs, including Sammy Davis, Jr. Irish singer-songwriterand American singer-songwriters like John Mellencamp an
Victoria Moran... Barbara Billingsley, Theodore Schneider, Erykah Badu, Matt Hoverman, author, Patricia Neal, Holmes Osborne and
Dino Stamatopoulos... obert Smigel as the head writer, Bob Odenkirk, Louis C.K., Tommy Blacha and. Smigel left his position as head writer of the show in 1995 to pen sever ...
Frances Marion... r, the Academy officially recognized him as the winner several years later.was the first woman to win in this category, in 1930
Axayacatl... 16th century Spanish missionary and historian, tells that the Aztec emperorplayed Xihuitlemoc, the leader of Xochimilco, wagering his annual income a ...
Alec Baldwin... on in federal court. Beckwith and DeLaughter were played by James Woods and, respectively; Whoopi Goldberg played Myrlie Evers. Evers was portrayed b ...
Oprah Winfrey... President of Bolivia Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada. The ceremony was emceed by. In addition, Daryl Hall, Jon Secada and Diana Ross gave musical performa ...
Louis C.K.... w-prolific comics including Robert Smigel as the head writer, Bob Odenkirk,, Tommy Blacha and Dino Stamatopoulos. Smigel left his position as head wr ...
Erykah Badu... censed Unity Teacher Ruth Warrick, Barbara Billingsley, Theodore Schneider,, Matt Hoverman, author Victoria Moran, Patricia Neal, Holmes Osborne and
Alexander Payne... Francis Ford Coppola, Mario Puzo, Alvin Sargent, and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala.also won twice, but as part of either a writing duo, with Jim Taylor, or w ...
George Friedman... Peace Treaty, the first ever between Israel and an Arab state. According to, the war gave the Israelis increased respect for the Egyptian military an ...
Satyajit Ray... ince, whether they saw the films or not." He has also cited filmmakers like, Ingmar Bergman, Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini as a major infl ...
Dionysius of Halicarnassus... the she-wolf, the twins in a cave, seldom a fig tree, and never any birds ()
James Agee... ights has been praised for its mixture of comedy and sentimentality. Critic, for example, wrote in Life magazine in 1949 that the final scene in City ...
Rob ReinerThe 1996 film Ghosts of Mississippi, directed by, tells the story of the 1994 retrial of Beckwith, in which prosecutor DeL ...
Yoshiyuki Tomino... nly one episode out of the 43 episode will not be dubbed, at the request of. Bandai will release the TV series in two sets in summer of 2011. The fir ...
Larry McMurtry... with a View and Howards End resulted in two wins for Ruth Prawer Jhabvala.is the only person who has won (for Brokeback Mountain) for adapting someo ...
Moses... rew Bible, or Torah, states that God revealed the design for the menorah toand describes the construction of the menorah as follows
Richard Wagner... lowing Olivier's own Richard III) in a television miniseries about composer. In 1996 he played a wizard in the TV adaptation of Gulliver's Travels. G ...
Richard M. Sudhalter... r suggested something new and significant in jazz, according to biographersand Philip R. Evans
Chuck Norris... ction stars with martial arts background, such as Jean-Claude Van Damme and
Ann HuiAnshan was the birthplace of(born 1947), a Hong Kong-based film director, one of the most critically a ...
Bette Davis... encies and represent established actors such as James Stewart, Henry Fonda,, and Ronald Reagan, whom Wasserman became very close with personally. In ...
Andy Warhol... um's year-long delay and unsuccessful release, Lou Reed's relationship withgrew tense until Reed finally fired Warhol as manager in favor of Steve Se ...
Wally Amos... ll known persons affiliated with Unity include Betty White, Eleanor Powell,, Licensed Unity Teacher Ruth Warrick, Barbara Billingsley, Theodore Schne ...
Denis Piramus... d his wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. A contemporary of Marie, the English poet, mentions in his Life of Saint Edmund the King, written in around 1180, t ...
Bill Gates... oele" is located in the mountains of Lānai and was designed by Greg Norman.was married on the 12th hole tee-box at The Challenge at Manele
Ernst Lubitsch... r the studio. She was rewarded for this consistent success by being cast in's The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg, her first prestige production, wi ...
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala... r, whose novels A Room with a View and Howards End resulted in two wins for
Andy Blitz... nsy the half-man/half-pansy, Joe's Bartender, Todd the Tiny Guy, etc.), and(Awful Ballgame Chanter, Vin Diesel's brother Leonard Diesel, Slipnut Andy ...
Ruth Warrick... ity include Betty White, Eleanor Powell, Wally Amos, Licensed Unity Teacher, Barbara Billingsley, Theodore Schneider, Erykah Badu, Matt Hoverman, aut ...
Lynn Barber... criticising exhibits, a guest of honour (Madonna) swearing, a prize judge () writing in the press, and a speech by Sir Nicholas Serota (about the pur ...
Robert M. La Follette, Sr.... reed with that paper's editorial criticisms of Wisconsin Republican Senatorfor his opposition to U.S. entry into World War I. Through Capital Newspap ...
Douglas Fairbanks... alow of Mary Pickford at United Artists brought together Chaplin, Pickford,, Norma Talmadge, John Barrymore, Dolores del Río, Gloria Swanson and D.W. ...
Jack Nicklaus... ons resort. "The Challenge at Manele" borders the ocean and was designed by. "The Experience at Koele" is located in the mountains of Lānai and was d ...
Mario Puzo... third pair of siblings to win in this category for No Country for Old Men.is the one of two writers whose work has been adapted resulting in two sep ...
Harold C. SchonbergAmerican music critic and journalistwrote that the operas "open up a delightful new world, the world of the Ru ...
Kevin Dorff... , Wrist Hulk, Ahole Ronald, Gorton's Fisherman, Jeremy, Slipnut Jon, etc.),(Coked-up Werewolf, Jesus Christ, Mansy the half-man/half-pansy, Joe's Bar ...
John Lydgate... ngland" as a possible alternative, and Henry Peacham attributed the poem toin 1622. Except for Crowley and Francis Meres (who simply cribs Webbe) Wil ...
Lorenz Hart... a debt and is mistaken for a baron. Featuring songs by Richard Rodgers and, it was directed by Rouben Mamoulian, who, with the help of the songwrite ...
Henry Peacham... 4. Wood also supplied "Robertus de Langland" as a possible alternative, andattributed the poem to John Lydgate in 1622. Except for Crowley and Franci ...
James Goldman... J. Epstein were the first siblings to win in this category, for Casablanca.and William Goldman are the first pair of siblings to win for separate fil ...
Bruce Lee... eached the peak of its popularity largely in part due to its greatest icon,
Moses... ancient lampstand made of gold and used in the portable sanctuary set up byin the wilderness and later in the Temple in Jerusalem. Fresh olive oil of ...
Alan Cross... e Guardian and Classic FM. In his 1995 book, The Alternative Music Almanac,placed the album in the #1 spot on the list of '10 Classic Alternative Alb ...
Mary PickfordOn 29 March 1929 at the bungalow ofat United Artists brought together Chaplin, Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, N ...
Samuel WesleyCharles Wesley was the son of Susanna Wesley and. He was born in Epworth, Lincolnshire, England, where his father was rect ...
Luis Muñoz Marín... ned and approved the conditions established by . On July 25, 1952, Governorproclaimed that the Constitution of Puerto Rico was in effect
Johnny Cash... rmers retained popularity, however, such as the long-standing cultural icon. The Bakersfield sound began in the mid to late 1950s when performers lik ...
William Goldman... e first siblings to win in this category, for Casablanca. James Goldman andare the first pair of siblings to win for separate films. Joel Coen and Et ...
Nathaniel Hawthorne... ted to the US House of Representatives. Mann was a brother-in-law to author
Frederick II... city, of the Holy Roman Empire. However, in 1242, during the war of Emperoragainst the Pope, the Archbishop of Mainz, Siegfried III, ordered the city ...
Jonathan Swift... mathematics, his membership in the Scriblerus Club (where he inspired both's Gulliver's Travels book III and Alexander Pope's Peri Bathous, Or the A ...
Sylvia Plath... teristic of speech and writing, metaphors can serve the poetic imagination,, in her poem "Cut", to compare the blood issuing from her cut thumb to th ...
Donald CrispLost Horizon was adapted as a radio play starring Ronald Colman andfor the September 15, 1941 broadcast of Lux Radio Theater. Colman reprised ...
Niki CaroWhale Rider is a 2002 drama film directed by, based on the novel of the same name by Witi Ihimaera. The film stars Kei ...
Pete Townshend... d LP released in the US, "Happy Jack", their primary composer and guitarist, is said to have "an interest in Stockhausen". Rick Wright and Roger Wate ...
Peter Jackson... Huston have only received nominations (not wins) in the acting categories.and Fran Walsh are the only married couple to win in this category, for
William Wordsworth... Oscar Wilde – John Wilmot, Lord Rochester – Roger Woddis – Charles Wolfe –– William Butler Yeats – Andrew Youn
Frederick Law Olmsted... of Boston, Massachusetts, and the Olmsted Brothers, the landscaping firm of's sons, Frederick Jr and John Charles. Since then, the boundaries of Lake ...
Winston Churchill... ied Europe. The Allied leaders, Franklin D. Roosevelt of the United States,of the United Kingdom and Joseph Stalin of the USSR, had agreed in general ...
Edward Rydz-Śmigły... ken (one Camp of National Unity was connected to the new strongman, Marshal)
Vo Nguyen Giap... criticized the battlefield prowess of his opponent North Vietnamese General. "Of course, he [Giap] was a formidable adversary," Westmoreland told cor ...
Geoffrey S. Fletcher... n and Fran Walsh are the only married couple to win in this category, for .is the only African American to win in this category (for ); Fletcher is t ...
Tammy Bruce... ommitted suicide on April 7, 1982, following a break-up with her assistant,
William LanglandIt is now commonly accepted that Piers Plowman was written by, about whom little is known. This attribution of the poem to Langland res ...
Dante... or's achievements is sometimes difficult to sort out from other intentions.was a great poet, the Societa Dantesca Italiana did great work in editing ...
Fran WalshPeter Jackson andare the only married couple to win in this category, for
Witi Ihimaera... 02 drama film directed by Niki Caro, based on the novel of the same name by. The film stars Keisha Castle-Hughes as Kahu Paikea Apirana, a 12-year-ol ...
Leslie Halliwell... lt the film made no sense without the scene, and in later years film criticdescribed the missing 12 minutes as "vital.
Barbara WaltersOn March 3, 1999, Lewinsky was interviewed byon ABC's 20/20. The program was watched by 70 million Americans, which ABC ...
Emma Thompson... k has been adapted by someone else resulting in a win, Terms of Endearment.is the only winner who has also won for acting. Winners Billy Bob Thornton ...
Thomas Jefferson... riendship treaty. Negotiated by Thomas Barclay and signed by John Adams andin 1786, it has been in continuous effect since its ratification by Congre ...
Luis de Molina... 3–1546), Domingo de Soto (1494–1560), Martin de Azpilcueta (1491–1586), and(1535–1600). Themes also existed in writers from the German historical sch ...
Charles Q. Murphy... atifah starred alongside Terrence Howard, Morris Chestnut, Gabrielle Union,, Jill Marie Jones, and Faizon Love. In 2008, Latifah appeared in the crim ...
Marcel Lefebvre... er, almost immediately a lightning rod for conservative attacks. Archbishopcited this document as one of the fundamental reasons for his difficulties ...
Irwin Chusid... udes a 144-page hardcover book). Microphone Music (Basta, 2002, produced bywith Blom and Winner as project advisors), explores the original Scott Qui ...
Chomskyinitially hoped to overcome the limitations of context-free grammars by ad ...
John Huston... the only winner who has also won for acting. Winners Billy Bob Thornton andhave only received nominations (not wins) in the acting categories
Ptolemy's... o lived in the vicinity at that time. The town also appears as Mattiacum inGeographia (2.10). The line of Roman frontier fortifications, the Limes Ge ...
George Washington... zation of the U.S. federal government upon the 1787 Constitution, Presidentwrote a now venerated letter to the Sultan Sidi Mohamed strengthening the ...
Frederick II of Prussia... 40, date at which the prince-bishop Georges-Louis de Berghes bought it from. By that time, the town was mainly known for its able craftsmen: ceramist ...
Scriblerus Club... best remembered for his contributions to mathematics, his membership in the(where he inspired both Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels book III and A ...
George Crile III... ocumentary, shown on January 23, 1982, and prepared largely by CBS producer, alleged that Westmoreland and others had deliberately underestimated Vie ...
Chris Rock... "one of the best rap songs ever crafted." The album was later ranked #21 on's list of the Top 25 Hip-Hop Albums of all time. In September 2010 "Spott ...
Billy Bob ThorntonEmma Thompson is the only winner who has also won for acting. Winnersand John Huston have only received nominations (not wins) in the acting ca ...
Matilda BethamIn 1816, the English poetwrote a long poem about Marie de France in octosyllabic couplets, The Lay ...
Alicia Gaspar de Alba... n Rechy, Ana Castillo, Denise Chávez, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Dagoberto Gilb,and Gloria Anzaldua
Erskine CaldwellThe authorwas born in Moreland in 1903. Newspaper columnist Lewis Grizzard grew up i ...
John Paul II... he limit, he began to add new churches to the list, which Popes Paul VI andcontinued to do. Today there are close to 150 titular churches, out of ove ...
Aristotle... The most noted of these was the Italian Ridolfo di Fioravante, nicknamed "" because of his extraordinary knowledge, who built several cathedrals and ...
Sylvester StalloneCleve Dean - World Arm Wrestling Champion featured in's 1987 movie, Over the Top
Winston Churchill... ategy; he was a gracious host but was kept out of the important meetings byand Roosevelt
Max Weinberg... as he played all of his comedy and commentary directly to the audience andinstead of towards Richter
Władysław Sikorski... ously diminished by the death of its most prominent leader — Prime Minister— on July 4, 1943
Herman Rosenblat... e that satirized the recent scandal over a fake Holocaust memoir written by. Since 2010 Terry Bradshaw has been hosting television shows produced by ...
John Wycliffe... hip was attributed by various antiquarians (such as John Bale) and poets toand Geoffrey Chaucer, amongst others. Some sixteenth and seventeenth-centu ...
Galen... 304–258 BCE) were among the first to perform experiments on living animals., a physician in 2nd-century Rome, dissected pigs and goats, and is known ...
Bruce Lee... edia interest in the Chinese fighting systems, influenced by martial artist. Jeet Kune Do, the system he founded, has its roots in Wing Chun, western ...
Steven SpielbergIn 1997,shot various scenes for the film Amistad at Mystic Seaport
S. Parkes Cadman... f their popularity. One of the first ministers to use radio extensively was, beginning in 1923. By 1928, Cadman had a weekly Sunday afternoon radio b ...
Alexander Pope... aphy of Arbuthnot is made difficult by his own reluctance to leave records.noted to Joseph Spence that Arbuthnot allowed his infant children to play ...
William Shakespeare... o celebrate this death. To honor the date that both Miguel de Cervantes anddied, UNESCO established April 23 as the International Day of the Book. Ho ...
Lafcadio Hearn... s considerably smaller than the Heike biwa (平家琵琶) played by the biwa hōshi.related in his book "Mimi-nashi Hoichi" (Hoichi the Earless), a Japanese g ...
Aristotelian... during the 15th century, giving the Italian Renaissance a major boost. Thephilosophical tradition was nearly unbroken in the Greek world for almost ...
D. H. Lawrence... er. Among them were Ansel Adams, Georgia O’Keeffe, Alfred Stieglitz, authorand his wife, Frieda von Richthofen. Artist Dorothy Brett came to Taos in ...
Geoffrey Chaucer... by various antiquarians (such as John Bale) and poets to John Wycliffe and, amongst others. Some sixteenth and seventeenth-century persons regarded ...
Andy BehrmanIn Electroboy: A Memoir of Mania by, he describes his experience of mania as "the most perfect prescription g ...
Benedict Wallet Vilakazi... o the vacation course in African Studies. Doke supported the appointment ofas member of the staff, as he believed a native speaker was essential for ...
Lewis Grizzard... e author Erskine Caldwell was born in Moreland in 1903. Newspaper columnistgrew up in the town
John F. KennedyIn the early morning of June 12, 1963, just hours after President's speech on national television in support of civil rights, Evers pulled ...
Barack Obama... ith the others being Samuel Tilden, Franklin Roosevelt, Lyndon Johnson, and
George Berkeley... foundation of Isaac Newton's calculus ("fluxions") against the criticism of, author of The Analys
Martin LutherAlthoughpersonally believed and taught resurrection of the dead in combination wit ...
Tom Hanks... d down the opportunity and decided to pursue a career in acting. Stars likeagreed to appear on Late Night, which boosted audience awareness. Even Let ...
Ossie Davis... from style to living life to the fullest from his wise chauffeur Marshall (). Joe purchases four top-of-the-line, handcrafted, waterproof steamer tru ...
Dagoberto Gilb... Zeta Acosta, John Rechy, Ana Castillo, Denise Chávez, Benjamin Alire Sáenz,, Alicia Gaspar de Alba and Gloria Anzaldua
Peggy NoonanHart has called herself a fan ofand Ronald Reagan. Hart and her family live in Westport, Connecticut
William Butler Yeats... ilmot, Lord Rochester – Roger Woddis – Charles Wolfe – William Wordsworth –– Andrew Youn
Isaac Newton... lished anonymously in 1736), in which he defended the logical foundation of's calculus ("fluxions") against the criticism of George Berkeley, author ...
Aristotle... g are found in the writings of the Greeks in the 2nd and 4th centuries BCE.(Αριστοτέλης) (384–322 BCE) and Erasistratus (304–258 BCE) were among the ...
William Lyon Mackenzie King... of prosperity and a determination to defeat the Axis powers. Prime Ministerand President Franklin D. Roosevelt were determined not to repeat the mist ...
Daniel Silva... er Brian Lamb, ex-Dow Jones CEO Les Hinton and novelists Tony Hillerman and. Naked City photographer Weegee and 60 Minutes creator and producer Don H ...
Alexander Pope... ub (where he inspired both Jonathan Swift's Gulliver's Travels book III and's Peri Bathous, Or the Art of Sinking in Poetry, Memoirs of Martin Scribl ...
Saddam Hussein... rab Emirates. The sense of regional uncertainty was further heightened when's Iraq invaded Kuwait, triggering the 1991 Persian Gulf War
Carol Ann DuffyIn September 2009, the school had a visit from the Poet Laureatewho gave a speech to pupils from the school and others from the whole of A ...
Alonso Fernández de Avellaneda... continuation of it by an unknown writer, who masqueraded under the name of. Cervantes produced his own continuation, or Second Part, of Don Quixote, ...
Enki Bilal... Steve Zissou as did the Emmy winning 2005 TV film The Girl in the Café. In's Immortel (Ad Vitam) the song "Hjartað hamast (bamm bamm bamm)" is used. ...
Yoshiyuki Tomino... ume DVD set. There was no Japanese audio track included, apparently becausefelt that the original mono mix was in too poor of a condition to use. How ...
Ed Sullivan... med for many decades both in Bermuda and the United States, and appeared on's televised variety show, jazz pianist Lance Hayward, singer-songwriter H ...
Ramón Novarro... on tire of her "good girl" image, and took the advice of friend and co-starto visit an unknown photographer named George Hurrell. There she took a se ...
René ClairHe started to paint and collect and acted in (1946) by. He still toured throughout the United States and other parts of the worl ...
Thomas Hobbes... best the other in a ruthless competition, was integrated into the works of. The dark view of human nature also fit well with the Puritan view of the ...
Ma JunEnvironmental campaigners such ashave warned of the danger that water pollution poses to Chinese society. A ...
Al Gore... The trophy was handed to captain Dunga from the hands of the vice-president. The Brazilian national team dedicated the title to the deceased Brazilia ...
Mabel Dodge LuhanMany artists were drawn to Taos due to the presence of, a wealthy heiress from Buffalo, New York who had run a prominent art sal ...
Max WeinbergThe show's house band was The Max Weinberg 7, led by drummer, who also served as a sounding board for O'Brien on the show (more so aft ...
June HavocAt the magazine, Phil is assigned a secretary, Elaine Wales (), who reveals that she too is Jewish. She changed her name in order to ge ...
Jimmy CarterHowever, in December 1978, U.S. President,announced that the United States would no longer recognize the ROC as the ...
Wes Anderson... in the TV series 24 with "Ný batterí", and with "Svefn-g-englar". In 2004,used "Starálfur" in The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou as did the Emmy win ...
Anthony Thwaite... Tennyson – Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas – R. S. Thomas – Francis Thompson –– Chidiock Tichborne – Aurelian Townsend – W. J. Turner – Oscar Wilde – Jo ...
Richard Donner... oductions would add this to their upcoming projects with the possibility ofdirecting or Jackman himself making his directing debut
Julius Caesar... hillfort". At Roman contact, it was a town of the Suessiones, mentioned by(B. G. ii. 12). Caesar (B.C. 57), after leaving the Axona (modern Aisne), ...
Anne Moody... ors, both black and white: Eudora Welty, James Baldwin, Margaret Walker and. In 1969, Medgar Evers College was established in Brooklyn, New York as p ...
Michael Markowitz... asky Csupo. In later years, the show running duties went to David Misch and. Creator and Executive Producer, Everett Peck, was with the show for its ...
Peter Greenaway... e to satisfy his life's ambition by immortalising his Prospero on screen in's extremely offbeat version of The Tempest, a film called Prospero's Book ...
Lionel Barrymore... by Victor Fleming and featuring Clark Gable, Myrna Loy, Spencer Tracy, and. The movie tells the story of a daredevil test pilot (Gable), his wife (L ...
Richard Cohen... imes columnists Thomas Friedman and Gail Collins, Washington Post columnist, sportswriter and Untouchables co-author Oscar Fraley, military author Jo ...
Marcus Aurelius... the Goths. According to the historian Eutropius, the forces of the Emperorbattled against the Marcomannic confederation for three years at the fortr ...
Melody Maker... red material recorded during the period 1979 to 1981 for British radio BBC.dubbed the album "a perfect and classic nostalgia trip into the world of g ...
Howard HawksTest Pilot was written by, Vincent Lawrence, John Lee Mahin, Frank Wead and Waldemar Young. The scr ...
Mahatma Gandhi... 's missionary work had taken him abroad where he had met and conferred with. When he was a student at Boston University, King often visited Thurman, ...
Steve Albini... ry Norman's accent. While recording the Pixies' album Surfer Rosa, producerrecognized the Pixies' references and realized that he and Black both "had ...
Barack Obama... e 2004 U.S. presidential election. Four years later, she supported Democratin the 2008 presidential election. Dunst revealed that she supported Obama ...
Gene Laufenberg... tive Producer, Everett Peck, was with the show for its entire run. Producerwas with the show for most of its run. Scott Wilk and Todd Yvega created o ...
Lord Simon... D were Fenner Brockway, E. P. Thompson, A. J. P. Taylor, Anthony Greenwood,, D. H. Pennington, Eric Baker and Dora Russell. Organisations that had pr ...
John Lee MahinTest Pilot was written by Howard Hawks, Vincent Lawrence,, Frank Wead and Waldemar Young. The screenplay was largely based on an or ...
Soleil Moon Frye... campaign for Gain detergent with former Sabrina, the Teenage Witch co-star
Eugene O'Neill... c March, was one of the most successful films of its year. An adaptation of's four hour experimental Strange Interlude (1932), which also starred Cla ...
Charles Collingwood... ury, several of the core members of Edward R. Murrow's famed Murrow's Boys:, Eric Sevareid, Richard C. Hottelet, Howard K. Smith, and Larry LeSueur. ...
Marc Seguin... riginal innovator of multiple fire-tubes is unclear, between Stephenson and. It is known than Seguin visited Stephenson to observe Locomotion and tha ...
Robert Smigel... he show's humor also had a streak of biting sarcasm and irony. According to, who served as head writer in 1993, the show's comedic approach was to fo ...
Francis Thompson... tes – Alfred, Lord Tennyson – Dylan Thomas – Edward Thomas – R. S. Thomas –– Anthony Thwaite – Chidiock Tichborne – Aurelian Townsend – W. J. Turner ...
Madonna... a live action all-star cast film, along with Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman and
Eudora Welty... rialized by leading Mississippi and national authors, both black and white:, James Baldwin, Margaret Walker and Anne Moody. In 1969, Medgar Evers Col ...
John Bolitho... one in Restormel (the party leader Dick Cole) and, until his death in 2005,in North Cornwall. One of the MK councillors in Kerrier, Loveday Jenkin, j ...
Mike Myers... cters, who were fans of less flamboyant hard rock and heavy metal. However,insisted that the song fit the scene
Cameron Crowe... n-unreleased "Njósnavélin" (later 'un-named' "Untitled #4") appeared in thefilm Vanilla Sky. The former two also subsequently appeared in the US vers ...
AeschylusThis story is the major plot line of's trilogy The Oresteia
Platoin his dialogue The Statesman tells a "famous tale" that "the sun and the ...
Barack Obama... to obtain a majority of the popular vote in a presidential election, untilwon about 53% of the vote 32 years later. Carter is one of five Democrats ...
Michelangelo Baracchi Bonvicini... A few days before he signed, together with the President of Atomium Culture, the European Manifesto of Atomium Culture
Roger Ebert... ibuted to it, but there's no disbelieving the grim evidence on the screen."gave it (3.5 out of four stars) and called it "new and fresh and not shy o ...
Billy Wilder... can tour was in 1955, with Vic Schoen as arranger and musical director. Thefilm Love in the Afternoon (1957) with Audrey Hepburn and Gary Cooper was ...
Virgil... gave them that which they now have as a testimony to the right of Atreus.", in book IV of the Aeneid, references the House of Atreus and specificall ...
Paul White... let, Howard K. Smith, and Larry LeSueur. The founding director of CBS News,, for whom the top award given by the broadcast news directors organizatio ...
Margaret Walker... pi and national authors, both black and white: Eudora Welty, James Baldwin,and Anne Moody. In 1969, Medgar Evers College was established in Brooklyn, ...
Bobby Jones... odge. This lodge was well known and many celebrities stayed there including, Babe Ruth and William Jennings Bryan
John Steinbeck... en is a 1939 film based on the novella of the same title by American author. It stars Burgess Meredith, Betty Field, Lon Chaney, Jr., Charles Bickfor ...
Roger Ebert... a sterling cast, and a wonderful one from newcomer Keisha Castle- Hughes."gave the film four out of four stars and said, "The genius of the movie is ...
Ron RosenbaumBlue boxing hit the mainstream media when an article bytitled Secrets of the Little Blue Box was published in the October 1971 is ...
Richard Jenkin... n the first elections to the European Parliament, Mebyon Kernow's candidatewas able to attract almost ten percent of the vote in the Cornwall seat. M ...
Ritchie Calder... its organising secretary. The other members of its executive committee were, journalist James Cameron, Howard Davies, Michael Foot, Arthur Goss, King ...
Burgess Meredith... n the novella of the same title by American author John Steinbeck. It stars, Betty Field, Lon Chaney, Jr., Charles Bickford, Roman Bohnen, Bob Steele ...
Allan Jones... peratic Society performing The Pirates of Penzance". The newspaper's criticheard only a "superficially impressive pastiche" of operatic styles
St. PaulIt does not appear thathad visited this city when he wrote his Epistle to the Colossians (, ), si ...
Galen... of vivisection, so did criticism and controversy. In 1655, the advocate ofic physiology Edmund O'Meara said that "the miserable torture of vivisecti ...
Oscar Wilde... – Anthony Thwaite – Chidiock Tichborne – Aurelian Townsend – W. J. Turner –– John Wilmot, Lord Rochester – Roger Woddis – Charles Wolfe – William Wor ...
Barack Obama... d the Selma to Montgomery marches. In 2008, the county voted to establish aDay, a legal holiday, every second Monday of November
W. C. FieldsStars featured in the film included Charlotte Henry as Alice,as Humpty Dumpty, Edna May Oliver as the Red Queen, Cary Grant as the Mock ...
William CaxtonThe most conspicuous omissions from's press were the Bible and Piers Plowman. Both may have been avoided for ...
Domingo de Soto... anish School of Salamanca writers Francisco de Vitoria (1480 or 1483–1546),(1494–1560), Martin de Azpilcueta (1491–1586), and Luis de Molina (1535–16 ...
Jean ChrétienAlthoughwas wary to appearing too close to the president, personally, he and Bill ...
Earle Birney... elling Place (1961) was published after Lowry's death. The scholar and poetedited Selected Poems of Malcolm Lowry (1962). He also collaborated with L ...
James Cameron... he other members of its executive committee were Ritchie Calder, journalist, Howard Davies, Michael Foot, Arthur Goss, Kingsley Martin, J. B. Priestl ...
P. G. Wodehouse... r is a recurring fictional character in the Jeeves novels of British author. An English gentleman, one of the "idle rich" and a member of the Drones ...
Bob DylanThe murder and subsequent trials caused an uproar. Musicianwrote his 1963 song "Only a Pawn in Their Game" about Evers and his assass ...
Michael Jackson... osted many music concerts including David Bowie, The Rolling Stones, U2 and
John MacArthur... criticism from other Christian ministers. For example, well-known preacherpublished a number of articles in December 2009 that were highly critical ...
Chidiock Tichborne... homas – Edward Thomas – R. S. Thomas – Francis Thompson – Anthony Thwaite –– Aurelian Townsend – W. J. Turner – Oscar Wilde – John Wilmot, Lord Roche ...
Merrill Denison... an affairs. Canadian historian Frank Underhill, quoting Canadian playwrightsummed it up: "Americans are benevolently ignorant about Canada, whereas C ...
Jean Bodin... g Italy's Giovanni Botero (1544–1617) and Antonio Serra (1580-?); France's,, Colbert and other physiocrats precursors; and the Spanish School of Sala ...
Frank WeadTest Pilot was written by Howard Hawks, Vincent Lawrence, John Lee Mahin,and Waldemar Young. The screenplay was largely based on an original story ...
Oprah Winfrey... al apartment buildings, an observatory, and a private marina. Boris Becker,, and Mel Brooks are among the celebrities with homes on the island
Kate HudsonThe Campaign's General Secretary is
Lewis CarrollAlice in Wonderland is a 1933 film version of the famous Alice novels of. The film was produced by Paramount Pictures, featuring an all-star cast. ...
Duchamp... the Turner Prize is Turner", and concluding that it "should be re-named TheAward for the destruction of artistic integrity." The Guardian announced t ...
Zack de la Rocha... Tejano, and American popular music, but was killed in 1995 at the age of 23;, lead vocalist of Rage Against the Machine and social activist; and Los ...
PāṇiniSince the time of, at least, linguists have described the grammars of languages in terms of ...
Alexander Ossovsky... Konstanty Gorski. Other students included the music critic and musicologist, and the composer Lazare Saminsky
D. H. LawrenceInspired by the area and artists,(1885–1930) painted while in Taos, signing his work "Lorenzo"; Nine of his ...
Henry Kissinger... uter. On one occasion Wozniak dialed Vatican City and identified himself as(imitating Kissinger's German accent) and asked to speak to the Pope (who ...
Waldemar Young... s written by Howard Hawks, Vincent Lawrence, John Lee Mahin, Frank Wead and. The screenplay was largely based on an original story by former naval av ...
Mel Brooks... ngs, an observatory, and a private marina. Boris Becker, Oprah Winfrey, andare among the celebrities with homes on the island
Michael MoorcockThe Eternal Champion is a fictional creation of the authorand is a recurrent feature in many of his novels
Walt Disney... one Gingold, with whom he shared the song "I Remember It Well", and severalfilms. The success of Gigi prompted Hollywood to give him an Academy Honor ...
Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski... f the Commonwealth, there are such names, as Mikołaj Rej, Marcin Czechowic,and Symon Budny
Noam ChomskyThe formalism of context-free grammars was developed in the mid-1950s by, and also their classification as a special type of formal grammar (which ...
Sir Paul Hasluck... New South Wales in 1972. He was knighted in the New Year's Honours of 1974.was due to retire as Governor-General in July 1974, and the Prime Minister ...
Henry Kissinger... ved on the Trilateral Commission after being president, writing papers with
Pliny... lured to Colossae and slain by an agent of the party of Cyrus the Younger.tells that the wool of Colossae gave its name (colossinus) to the colour o ...
Peter Collier... matter. In the spring of 1985, however, Horowitz and longtime collaboratorwrote an article for the Washington Post entitled, Goodbye to All That. Th ...
Karl Marx... attach to their own actions. Weber is often cited, with Émile Durkheim and, as one of the three principal architects of modern social science
Peter CollierIn May 1989, Horowitz, Ronald Radosh, andtravelled to Poland for a conference in Kraków calling for the end of Comm ...
Vin Scullyhas called Dodgers games since 1950. His longtime partners were Jerry Dogg ...
Brian AldissA contemporary ofand James White, Kapp is best known for his stories about the Unorthodox E ...
Madonna... ls of the room containing Creed's work as a protest. At the prize ceremony,gave him the prize and said, "At a time when political correctness is valu ...
Frederick II... g part in German affairs during the early years of the reign of the emperor, and died (assassinated) at Kelheim in September 1231. His son Otto II, c ...
Louella Parsons... the new UPI and the columns of popular INS writers, such as Bob Considine,and Ruth Montgomery, were carried by UPI
Marcel Pagnol... the drama Fanny with Leslie Caron and Charles Boyer, an updated version of's "Marseilles Trilogy." In 1962, he filmed Panic Button; (not released un ...
A. O. Scott... ell as some surreal scenes and images that relate to the cryptic narrative.of The New York Times writes that while some might consider the plot an "o ...
Whoopi GoldbergIn the 1996 comedy "The Associate",plays a business woman, Laurel Ayers, who creates a business associate, Ro ...
Michael de la Bédoyère... e Bishop of Birmingham Dr J. L. Wilson, Benjamin Britten, Viscount Chaplin,, Bob Edwards, MP, Dame Edith Evans, A.S.Frere, Gerald Gardiner, QC, Victo ...
Ruth Montgomery... columns of popular INS writers, such as Bob Considine, Louella Parsons and, were carried by UPI
Saddam... as an “anti-American radical” who “routinely repeats the propaganda of theregime” and, along with all of the 99 other professors in his book, , Horo ...
Ralph W. Sockman... 1930s include (years of radio broadcast shown): Bob Jones, Sr. (1927–1962),(1928–1962), G. E. Lowman (1930–1965), The Lutheran Hour (1930–present), a ...
Cristina Ferrare... armon, on 31 May 1969 and divorced in 1972. His third marriage was to model(with whom he had a daughter on 15 November 1977), ending in divorce in 19 ...
Bob Considine... ugh some joined the new UPI and the columns of popular INS writers, such as, Louella Parsons and Ruth Montgomery, were carried by UPI
Barack Obama... an John Warner. Virginia, which has 13 electoral votes, was won by Democratin 2008, after being won by Republican candidates in the previous ten pres ...
Robert E. Sherwood... d an unusual role in the dark comedy Idiot's Delight, adapted from the 1936play. It was the last of Shearer's three films with Clark Gable, after A F ...
Orson Welles... Mycroft. This series was co-produced by the American Broadcasting Company.appeared as Professor Moriarty in The Final Problem
Sulpicius Severus... contemporary source for the career of Priscillian is the Gallic chronicler, who characterized him (Chronica II.46) as noble and rich, a layman who h ...
Alane FergusonIn the novel The Christopher Killer by, the main setting is in Silverton
Eric Idle... Pythons' stay are said to include the owner, Donald Sinclair, having thrown's suitcase out of the window thinking it was a bomb. Cleese later describ ...
Helen Keller... ate complete with research laboratories, working with deaf people—including—and continued to invent. Baddeck would be the site of his experiments wit ...
Lionel BarrymoreJim loses his job with Drake () and takes a job with another outfit, flying a very experimental plane. A ...
Will Friedwald... n of his groundbreaking 1937–39 six-man quintet. A year earlier, Chusid andproduced a CD of live Scott quintet broadcasts titled The Man Who Made Car ...
J. M. Coetzee... Glass's Waiting for the Barbarians, written by University of Texas alumnus). The Austin Symphony Orchestra performs a range of classical, pop and fa ...
Douglas Day... ital, which Lowry was in the process of rewriting as a complete novel. With, Lowry's first biographer, Lowry's widow also completed and edited the no ...
Joseph Spence... e difficult by his own reluctance to leave records. Alexander Pope noted tothat Arbuthnot allowed his infant children to play with, and even burn, hi ...
Seán MacEntee... change was the retirement of such political heavyweights as James Ryan and, with Lynch taking over from the former as Minister for Finance. This app ...
John Belushi... Dylan, James Taylor and others). He was featured alongside Chevy Chase andin the Off-Broadway revue National Lampoon's Lemmings. Two of his earliest ...
Kenneth Branagh... t was mounted to celebrate his 90th birthday. The cast included Judi Dench,, Derek Jacobi, and Simon Russell Beale
Ira Gershwin... n the city. Theatrical composers and lyricists like the brothers George andcreated a uniquely American theatrical style that used American vernacular ...
Charles LindberghOn May 20, 1927, at 7:52 a.m.,started his historic flight from nearby Roosevelt Field. Thirty-three hour ...
Richard WagnerIn March 1889, Angelo Neumann's traveling "Theater" visited Saint Petersburg, giving four cycles of Der Ring des Nibe ...
George TibblesMy Three Sons was created byand produced by Don Fedderson Productions throughout the show's run, with ...
Johannes Theodor Baargeld... artistic pursuits in the years to come. Also in 1919 Ernst, social activist, and a number of their friends and colleagues founded the Cologne Dada gr ...
Lewis Milestone... duced by the Hal Roach Studios, was adapted by Eugene Solow and directed by. It was nominated for four Oscars. The musical score was by American comp ...
Robert Schuller... sed church services of Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas, and's Crystal Cathedral in Garden Grove, California, continue to attract larg ...
Irving Berlin... wer was an issue-free, feel-good animated cartoon with a soundtrack song bycalled I Like Ike. For the first time the candidates' personal medical his ...
Stephanus of Byzantium... have lived after Sextus Empiricus (c. 200 AD), whom he mentions, and beforeand Sopater (c. 500 AD), who quote him. His work makes no mention of Neopl ...
Chevy Chase... parodies (of Bob Dylan, James Taylor and others). He was featured alongsideand John Belushi in the Off-Broadway revue National Lampoon's Lemmings. Tw ...
Anthony DeCurtis... n the hit film Wayne's World) hit number two. In a retrospective interview,from Rolling Stone magazine explains the song's relatively poor performanc ...
Mary Shelley... rial projects that never got off the ground including Haunted Summer, aboutand a film with Marlon Brando about the Indian massacre at Wounded Knee
Mike Wallaceinterviewed Westmoreland for the CBS special The Uncounted Enemy: A Vietna ...
F. Scott Fitzgerald... of Lowry's final work in progress, La Mordida, and his screen adaptation of's Tender Is the Night have also been published
Gregory of Tours... his classical pagan education, already being looked on with misgivings (see). He was an ascetic mystic and regarded the Christian life as continual i ...
Paul Bartel... accept the role of a gangster in exploitation movie Cannonball directed by. In this period there were also several directorial projects that never g ...
Cao Cao... histication and complexity reached new heights. The earlier Cao Zhi, son of, is regarded as one of the greatest poets of his day. His style and deep ...
Renan... uvres choisies (1861, 4 vols.); Histoire de Jésus (1872), a counterblast to's Vie de Jésus
Eudora Welty's... dom Singers paid tribute to Evers in the haunting "Ballad of Medgar Evers."short story "Where Is the Voice Coming From," in which the speaker is the ...
Jonathan Edwards... undaries of Massachusetts, the town seceded and became part of Connecticut.preached his famous sermon, "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" in Enfi ...
Berry Gordy... er Smokey Robinson, to help the group land an audition for Motown executive, who had already proven himself a capable songwriter. Robinson liked the ...
Jordanes... ar (Isl. Gotar, OEng. Gotenas); on the other, however, the Gothic historianwrote that the Goths came originally from Dacia to the island of Scandza. ...
Howard ThurmanCivil rights leader, theologian, and educatorwas an early influence on King. A classmate of King's father at Morehouse ...
Aristeas of Marmora... s the father of Greek hero Orpheus by the muse Calliope, and once-patron of, taking the role given in legend to Apollo, with whom he is often confuse ...
Louella Parsons... h around three million dollars. When she took the story to gossip columnist, the studio was forced to give in and granted all the profits from MGM mo ...
Edgar Wallace... as early as 1924, making his debut in Who Is the Man? and appearing in the-based thriller The Clue of the New Pin (1929), he did not make an interna ...
Montaigne... lue, as giving us an insight into the private lives of the Greek sages, ledto exclaim that he wished that instead of one Laërtius there had been a do ...
Peter Collier(co-authored with
Metastasio... Alessandro Scarlatti was the most noted composer. In Vienna the court poetproduced annually a series of oratorios for the court which were set by Ca ...
Barack Obama... independently from US-led NATO forces. The administration of U.S. Presidentannounced in 2009 that it would increase the number of Afghan troops and p ...
Albert Camus... depict events just preceding an execution. The latter explanation points to's novel The Stranger, in which a young man confesses to an impulsive murd ...
John Arlott... cademics, journalists, writers, actors and musicians. Its sponsors included, Peggy Ashcroft, the Bishop of Birmingham Dr J. L. Wilson, Benjamin Britt ...
David Charles Manners... writer Isabella Beeton, comedian Norman Wisdom, author and charity-founder, snooker player Jimmy White and football commentator Kenneth Wolstenholme ...
Edward R. Murrow... ity, gained fame for his coverage of World War II in Europe and turned down's first offer of a CBS job to stay with UP, but who later went on to anch ...
Janis Ian... ukah/Solstice/New Year's songs including actor Jeff Daniels, Grammy-winnersand Julie Gold, and the Guitar Man Of Central Park David Ippolito
Andy Warhol... lly sing lead with the band at the instigation of their mentor and manager,. Nico sang lead on three of the album's tracks—"Femme Fatale", "All Tomor ...
Lewis Carroll... ted by Norman Z. McLeod from a screenplay by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, based on's books Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass. I ...
Julius Caesarat:44 text:murdered. (44 BCE
Cao Zhi... ge, as their sophistication and complexity reached new heights. The earlier, son of Cao Cao, is regarded as one of the greatest poets of his day. His ...
Michael Weller... h one of his earliest professional performances being the role of Norman in's Moonchildren for the play's American premiere at the Arena Stage in Was ...
Madonna... a Culture Minister (Kim Howells) criticising exhibits, a guest of honour () swearing, a prize judge (Lynn Barber) writing in the press, and a speech ...
John Cleese... aying in Torquay at the Gleneagles Hotel with the Python team in 1971, thatfound inspiration (and the setting although not the actual film location) ...
Burgess Meredith... ant field workers in California during the Great Depression—George Milton (), an intelligent and quick-witted man, and Lennie Small (Lon Chaney, Jr.) ...
Émile Littré... ed the election of agnostic intellectuals. Dupanloup resigned in 1875 after, an agnostic, was elected to the Academy
Christopher Ruddy... avid Horowitz Freedom Center, edits FrontPage Magazine, and also writes for's NewsMax. Horowitz has also founded the organization , whose self-stated ...
Marcel Duchamp... urope, Man Ray's early paintings display facets of cubism. Upon befriendingwho was interested in showing movement in static paintings, his works begi ...
Peter King#, football columnist for Sports Illustrated and author
Irwin Chusid... lease of Reckless Nights and Turkish Twilights (Columbia, 1992, produced bywith Hal Willner as executive producer), the first major-label CD compilat ...
Julius Caesarat:48 text:Pompey murdered (48 BCE); Hyrcanus and~Antipater aidat Alexandri
Jean-Luc Godard... lodramas turned out to be one of his most freewheeling and personal films."is another admirer of the film
Rob Sheffield... irst Yo La Tengo to feature James McNew on every song. Ira Kaplan explains:, writing in The New Rolling Stone Album Guide remarked that McNew "became ...
Aristotelian... unt &c. He poked fun at the arrogance of the work and Woodward's misguided,insistence that what is theoretically attractive must be actually true. In ...
Florida Friebus... nd Through the Looking-Glass. It also drew heavily from Eva LeGallienne and's then-recent stage adaptation
Victor Saville... des of his life. His early important film roles included Inigo Jollifant in's The Good Companions (1933), the lead in Alfred Hitchcock's Secret Agent ...
Justin Theroux... e nightmare to collapse in fright. A Hollywood director named Adam Kesher () has his film commandeered by apparent mobsters, who insist he cast an un ...
Jim Webb... 2006, both parties have seen success. In the 2006 Senate election, Democratwon on a populist platform over the Republican incumbent following a very ...
Britney Spears... lming Next to You, starring alongside Adrian Grenier. Hart asked her friendto do a remix of her song "(You Drive Me) Crazy" and add it to the movie's ...
Elizabeth I... g the burgesses of Chesterfield the same privileges as those of Nottingham.granted a charter of incorporation in 1594, creating a corporation consist ...
William S. Burroughs... . Reed, a fan of poets and authors such as Raymond Chandler, Nelson Algren,, Allen Ginsberg, and Hubert Selby, Jr., saw no reason why the content in ...
Trevor Huddleston... Gollancz, Dr I.Grunfeld, E.M.Forster, Barbara Hepworth, Patrick Heron, Rev., Sir Julian Huxley, Edward Hyams, the Bishop of Llandaff Dr Glyn Simon, D ...
Norman FinkelsteinAccording to political scientisttransfer was considered as an acceptable solution to the problems of ethni ...
Jimmy Carter... gressional elections. The last Democrat to win a majority in the county wasin 1976
Jerry Lewis... ishing debut before the Hollywood film world of the team of Dean Martin and
Lee Miller... ntal films. In 1929 he began a love affair with the Surrealist photographer
Gil Kane... on of the new Atom, who debuted in Showcase #34 (Sep-Oct, 1961) with art bythree years after his creation of sci-fi hero Adam Strange, who debuted in ...
Saint Paul the Apostle... esarem"(1625), (a reference to an appeal against Jewish persecution made by). See Acts 25:10–12 (NRSV translation): "Paul said, 'I am appealing to th ...
Umberto Eco... the life of a Byzantine girl during the carnage and falls in love with her.'s novel Baudolino begins shortly after the Sack of Constantinople
John Keats... Werther by Goethe or in Romanticism with works such as Ode on Melancholy by. In the 20th century, much of the counterculture of modernism was fueled ...
Mr. Fox... Ploweman unto Christe was "first set forth by Tindal, since, exemplified by." Since the language of this text is similar to that of Piers Plowman, Fu ...
Roger Penrose... Big Bang singularity exist in the universe. The hypothesis was conceived byin 1969. Cosmic censorship hypotheses should be distinguished from chronol ...
Ovid... fish — which again is intended to explain the Syrian abstinence from fish.in his Metamorphoses (5.331) relates that Venus took the form of a fish to ...
Andy RichterO'Brien's Late Night debuted on September 13, 1993, withchosen as O'Brien's sidekick. The premiere episode featured John Goodman ( ...
Albrecht DürerArtists using this technique include
Geoffrey ChaucerIn the late-fourteenth century, at broadly the same time thatincluded The Franklin's Tale, itself a Breton lai, in his Canterbury Tales ...
Raymond Chandler... about such topics for shock value. Reed, a fan of poets and authors such as, Nelson Algren, William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, and Hubert Selby, J ...
Stephen Thomas Erlewine... vious highlights away." Critical reaction was quite positive, with reviewercalling it "a subtly addicting album." Robert Christgau also praised the g ...
Chuck Jones... form and shooting scores of takes until he had the shot he wanted. Animator, who lived near Charlie Chaplin's Lone Star studio as a boy, remembered h ...
Martin Parr... my White and football commentator Kenneth Wolstenholme. Magnum Photographerwas born in Epsom. Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin fame is also a famous son of ...
Nelson Algren... for shock value. Reed, a fan of poets and authors such as Raymond Chandler,, William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, and Hubert Selby, Jr., saw no reas ...
Mike Kilian... an Collins was fired from the strip, and Tribune staff writer and columnisttook over the writing. Kilian was paid less than half of what Collins was ...
Poul AndersonThe Fourth Crusade is depicted in's novel There Will Be Time from the point of view of a 20th Century time- ...
Hubert Selby, Jr.... Raymond Chandler, Nelson Algren, William S. Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, and, saw no reason why the content in their works couldn't translate well to ...
Haydn... life he had completed 32, an unusually large number for any composer sinceor Mozart. More remarkably, he completed 14 of these symphonies in his 80s ...
Léopold Sédar Senghor... ch Academy, taking the seat that his friend and former President of Senegalhad held. As a former President, he is a member of the Constitutional Coun ...
Nikolai Gogol... rtunity—to write for the Imperial Theaters and to compose an opera based on's short story Christmas Eve, a work on which Tchaikovsky had based his op ...
Michael Jackson... ber 2 on the UK charts when sung by Nat King Cole in the 1950s. It was also's favourite song. "This Is My Song", written and composed by Chaplin for ...
Paul Schrader... marked the start of a series of collaborations between Scorsese and writer, whose influences included the diary of would-be assassin Arthur Bremer a ...
Roger PenroseThe hypothesis was first formulated byin 1969, and it is not stated in a completely formal way. In a sense it is ...
Jean Cocteau... Significant members of the art world, such as James Joyce, Gertrude Stein,, Bridget Bate Tichenor, and Antonin Artaud posed for his camera
Sotion... ion is somewhat dubious and appears to be drawn from the lost doxography of. The biographies of the former begin with Anaximander, and end with Clito ...
Frederick II of Prussia... ed of little worth to Maria Theresa. The peace was initially broken by King, who invaded Silesia. Soon other powers began to exploit Austria's weakne ...
Charles Bennett... was Rebecca) and had an unusually large number of writers: Robert Benchley,, Harold Clurman, Joan Harrison, Ben Hecht, James Hilton, John Howard Laws ...
Paul MorleyAccording to critic, "The Gang spliced the ferocious precision of Dr. Feelgood's working-clas ...
Samuel Taylor Coleridge... Ball was possibly the British leader most loved by the Maltese population.became an assistant to Ball in 1804 and later described his administration ...
Porphyry... evidence from the mithraeum itself. He reminds us that the Platonic writerwrote in the 3rd century AD that the cave-like temple Mithraea depicted "a ...
Giambattista MarinoAfter two abortive attempts to reach Rome, he fell in with, the court poet to Marie de Medici, at Lyon. Marino employed him on illus ...
Julian Huxley... , E.M.Forster, Barbara Hepworth, Patrick Heron, Rev. Trevor Huddleston, Sir, Edward Hyams, the Bishop of Llandaff Dr Glyn Simon, Doris Lessing, Sir C ...
Benjamin Disraeli... Good Companions (1933), the lead in Alfred Hitchcock's Secret Agent (1936),in The Prime Minister (1940), Cassius in Julius Caesar (1953) (BAFTA Award ...
Newton... n Uranus's observed orbit and the one predicted from the laws of gravity of. At the same time, but unknown to Le Verrier, similar calculations were m ...
Howard Stern... peared in a commercial for Ocean Spray. She also served as an intern on theradio show
Alonso Fernández de Avellaneda... the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha) known under the pseudonym. Avellaneda had referred to Cervantes as an "old and one-handed" man
Allen Ginsberg... and authors such as Raymond Chandler, Nelson Algren, William S. Burroughs,, and Hubert Selby, Jr., saw no reason why the content in their works coul ...
James Joyce... rk on the art of photography. Significant members of the art world, such as, Gertrude Stein, Jean Cocteau, Bridget Bate Tichenor, and Antonin Artaud ...
Peter AckroydLittle Dorrit formed the backdrop to's debut novel, The Great Fire of London (1982)
Walter Cronkite... called "Unipressers" and were noted for their fiercely competitive streak., who started with United Press in Kansas City, gained fame for his covera ...
Judith TarrThe second volume of's trilogy The Hound and the Falcon - titled The Golden Horn - also depict ...
Gertrude Stein... of photography. Significant members of the art world, such as James Joyce,, Jean Cocteau, Bridget Bate Tichenor, and Antonin Artaud posed for his ca ...
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Valentin Conrart... lzac, where he had retired, he continued to correspond with Jean Chapelain,and others
King James IEnglish (and Scottish) monarchgranted a patent to the Earl of Carlisle for Tortola, as well as "Angilla, ...
Pete Townshend... live and make movies. The 2007 South by Southwest (SXSW) festival included, Iggy Pop, Tom Morello, and Rickie Lee Jones.Austin has been the location ...
John Patrick Shanley... e Versus the Volcano is a 1990 romantic comedy film written and directed byand starring Tom Hanks and—in three roles—Meg Ryan. The film is writer Sha ...
Charles Dickens... ationally well known fictional and historical characters such as Pinocchio,, Hippocrates, and Jesus. Each of the letters tend to be droll and witty, ...
Martin ShortAlong with, Billy Crystal and Harry Shearer, Guest was hired as a one-year only cast ...
Neil GaimanDespair is one of the Endless, fictional characters from's comic book series, The Sandman
Terrence MalickThe 1973film Badlands as well as the 1974 film Mr. Majestyk starring Charles Brons ...
Antonin Artaud... ch as James Joyce, Gertrude Stein, Jean Cocteau, Bridget Bate Tichenor, andposed for his camera
Ruth Jones... Judy Parfitt, Arthur Darvill, Russell Tovey, Janine Duvitski, James Fleet,, Eve Myles, Mackenzie Crook, Stephane Cornicard, Anton Lesser, Alun Armst ...
Anne Dudley Bradstreet... entions both Malvern and Langland as author names. Thomas Dudley, father of(1612–72), brought a copy of Crowley's Piers Plowman to America. Alexander ...
Orson Welles... , George, Duke of Clarence to Olivier's Richard III (1955), and Henry IV to' Falstaff in Chimes at Midnight (1966). A brief glimpse of his Hamlet fro ...
Elia Kazan... f the film, however, upset the House Un-American Activities Committee, with, Darryl Zanuck, John Garfield, and Anne Revere all being called to testif ...
Joan Harrison... large number of writers: Robert Benchley, Charles Bennett, Harold Clurman,, Ben Hecht, James Hilton, John Howard Lawson, John Lee Mahin, Richard Mai ...
Johnny Cash... Iona. Máel Coluim's sons Dub and Cináed were later kings. American musicianis a descendant
Adam of Bremen... he Elbe. The list includes the Nortabtrezi (Obotrites) - with 53 civitates.referred to them as the Reregi because of their lucrative trade emporium R ...
Orhan Pamuk... nd did not or could not do enough for God in this world. The Turkish writer, in the book , further elaborates on the added meaning hüzün has acquired ...
Robert W. Ford... effectively organize and resist their imprisonment. British radio operatorand British army Colonel James Carne also claimed that the Chinese subject ...
Jean Chapelain... om Chateau de Balzac, where he had retired, he continued to correspond with, Valentin Conrart and others
Frank S. NugentWhen the film was first released, the film critic of The New York Times praised the film and the acting, w ...
Justin Theroux... o-noir psychological thriller written and directed by David Lynch, starring, Naomi Watts, and Laura Harring. The surrealist film was highly acclaimed ...
Galileo GalileiLyrical references in this passage include Scaramouche, the fandango,, Figaro and Bismillah, as rival factions fight over the narrator's soul. ...
Harry ShearerAlong with Martin Short, Billy Crystal and, Guest was hired as a one-year only cast member for the season on NBC's S ...
Paul Tillich... dissertation on "A Comparison of the Conceptions of God in the Thinking ofand Henry Nelson Wieman". A 1980s inquiry concluded portions of his disser ...
William Langland... ers Plowman) is the title of a Middle English allegorical narrative poem by. It is written in unrhymed alliterative verse divided into sections calle ...
Xenophon... early example of the Greek form of the name is in a 4th century BC work by, the Cyropaedia, which is a biography of the Persian king Cyrus the Great
Barack ObamaIn September 2010, Presidentinformed Congress that the State of Emergency in effect since September 14 ...
Neil Gaiman... protagonist of DC Comics' Vertigo comic book series The Sandman, written by. One of the seven Endless, inconceivably powerful beings older and greate ...
Max Allan CollinsIn one of' first stories as the strip's writer, the gangster known as "Big Boy," wh ...
Julius Schwartz... ng Comics Code Authority body. In partial response to this shift, DC editorbegan a widespread reinvention/revival of many Golden Age heroes, and "Fox ...
Tom Hanks... antic comedy film written and directed by John Patrick Shanley and starringand—in three roles—Meg Ryan. The film is writer Shanley's directorial debu ...
Salvian... wers threatened the authority of the church when the bishops Instantius andwere won over by his eloquence and his severely ascetic example
Hippocrates... own fictional and historical characters such as Pinocchio, Charles Dickens,, and Jesus. Each of the letters tend to be droll and witty, but cleverly ...
Robert Smigel... originality and quality of the comedy, however, led by original head writer, was widely praised. Although O'Brien benefited by comparison from the qu ...
Billy CrystalAlong with Martin Short,and Harry Shearer, Guest was hired as a one-year only cast member for the ...
Pope Gregory I... as born into a Roman senatorial family and was a great-great-grandfather of. He was a widower with two children when he was elected to succeed Pope S ...
Berry GordyIn 1969, Motown Records impresario, tipped off about a mad musical scientist engaged in mysterious works, vi ...
Stephanus of Byzantium... the Suda. The modern form "Diogenes Laertius" is much rarer, and occurs in, and in a lemma to the Greek Anthology. He is also referred to as "Laerte ...
Roger EbertDespite positive reviews from some critics, including, Joe Versus the Volcano was a box office flop. It has since attracted a c ...
Favell Lee MortimerThe use of phonics in American education dates at least to the work of, whose works using phonics includes the early flashcard set Reading Disen ...
Kazimieras Būga... be reconstructed as Mindaugas or Mindaugis. In 1909 the Lithuanian linguistpublished a research paper supporting the suffix -as, which has since been ...
Hrabanus Maurus... elm, Bede, Alcuin - and was abridged or largely used in the next century byof Fulda and Servatus Lupus of Ferrières. About a thousand manuscripts exi ...
Gareth EdwardsBarbarians: Tries:, Fergus Slattery, John Bevan, J P R Williams; Conversions: Phil Bennett ( ...
John Cassavetes... and one of the editors on the documentary Woodstock and met actor-director, who would also go on to become a close friend and mentor. Scorsese is al ...
G. K. Chesterton... in and Abel, and Fiddler's Green, a sailor's dream of paradise who emulateswhen in human form. He recruits or creates (or re-creates) servants to per ...
Andy Richter... m Central and 12:37 am Mountain in the United States. From 1993 until 2000,served as O'Brien's sidekick; following his departure, O'Brien was the sho ...
Adolf Hitler... ond World War in textbooks illustrated with Low's cartoons. German dictatorhad a personal hatred of the cartoonist. It is, therefore, not surprising ...
Aeneas Tacticus... nse and varied: Arrow firing machines (katapaltai) are briefly mentioned byin his treatise on siegecraft written around 350 BC. An extant inscription ...
Agatha Christie... le biographical works of literary figures, such as those of Virginia Woolf,, and J.R.R. Tolkien
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings... pictures including Cross Creek (1983) and Doc Hollywood (1991). The home of, where she wrote The Yearling and Cross Creek, is in nearby Cross Creek. ...
David S. Ward... in the western Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. Created by screenwriter, the story was inspired by real-life con games perpetrated by the brother ...
Jean Meschinot... ue to his Burgundian chronicle, and in the late fifteenth-century poetry of. Ideas of reflection and the workings of imagination are blended in the t ...
Marlene Dietrich... their second album Queen II. The photo, inspired by a photograph of actress, was the band's favourite image of themselves. The video then fades into ...
Walter Burley... Eleatics and sceptics are treated under the Italic. From the statements of(a 14th-century monk) in his De vita et moribus philosophorum the text of ...
John Maynard Keynes... r among merchants because it was what is now called "rent seeking". Howeverargued that encouraging production was just as important as consumption,an ...
PorphyryThe philosopher(3rd-4th century AD) gives an account of the origins of the Mysteries in h ...
Val GielgudGielgud's brotherbecame the head of BBC Radio Production in 1928, and John made his radio d ...
Adolf Hitler... role of "Adenoid Hynkel", Dictator of Tomainia, modelled on German dictator, who was only four days his junior and sported a similar moustache. The f ...
Moses... nting the Sabbath. It is also said to symbolize the burning bush as seen byon Mount Horeb
Russell Tovey... ndy Serkis, Matthew Macfadyen, Tom Courtenay, Judy Parfitt, Arthur Darvill,, Janine Duvitski, James Fleet, Ruth Jones, Eve Myles, Mackenzie Crook, St ...
Barack Obama... Presidents John F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton andall of Irish descent. Other famous visitors to the Áras an Uachtaráin have ...
Ľudovít Štúr... the 150th birthdays of 19th century leaders of the Slovak National Revivaland Jozef Miloslav Hurban, the centennial of the Matica slovenská in 1963, ...
Jules Verne... ong his output was the modern novelisation of the Irwin Allen production of's Five Weeks in a Balloon, two books in the "Llarn" series; five books ab ...
Estêvão CacellaCirca 1627, during the first war with Tibet, Portuguese Jesuitsand João Cabral were the first recorded Europeans to visit Bhutan on their ...
TobyMac... d Randy Stonehill in 1970; Grammy Award-winning recording artist and rapper, who described Norman as "socially relevant, spiritually significant and ...
J. B. PriestleyOn 2 November 1957, the New Statesman magazine published an article byon "Britain and the Nuclear Bombs", which was critical of Aneurin Bevan fo ...
Hannah Arendt... nalism, Chauvinism", in The Review of Politics 7.4, (October 1945), p. 457,, the political theorist, describes the concept
Francis Ford Coppola... ha for B-movie producer Roger Corman, who had also helped directors such as, James Cameron, and John Sayles launch their careers. It was Corman who t ...
Théophile de ViauIn 1612, he metwhen de Viau's troupe visited Angoulême, and fled from home with the troup ...
Albrecht DürerA famous allegorical engraving byis entitled Melencolia I. This engraving portrays melancholia as the state ...
Ayn RandIn's novel Atlas Shrugged, the protagonist's secret hideaway was in a beauti ...
Jozef Miloslav Hurban... ays of 19th century leaders of the Slovak National Revival Ľudovít Štúr and, the centennial of the Matica slovenská in 1963, and the twentieth annive ...
Jim Henson... c music soundtracks for some early experimental films by Muppets impresario
Thomas Paine... rst kind of mainstream popular music. These included "The Liberty Tree", by. Cheaply printed as broadsheets, early patriotic songs spread across the ...
Koji SuzukiBoth films are based on's novel Ring and focus on a mysterious cursed videotape that contains a s ...
Andy WarholEdward Ruscha, and
George Sanders... ld War II. It stars Joel McCrea and features Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall,, Albert Bassermann and Robert Benchley, along with Edmund Gwenn
Jacques Feyder... adapted by Frances Marion, translated by Walter Hasenclever and directed by, also starring Garbo, with Theo Shall, Hans Junkermann, and Salka Viertel
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Walter Hasenclever... so released in 1930. This film was adapted by Frances Marion, translated byand directed by Jacques Feyder, also starring Garbo, with Theo Shall, Hans ...
Lee MillerTogether with, who was his photography assistant and lover, Man Ray reinvented the phot ...
James Joyce... laubert, Melville, Twain, and Dostoevsky, and in the 20th -century works of, Giannina Braschi, and Jorge Luis Borges. The theme of the novel also ins ...
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Pliny the Elder... liary cavalry unit. The thermal springs of Wiesbaden are first mentioned in's Naturalis Historia. They were famous for their recreation pools for Rom ...
Roger Bacon... involved Gerbert of Aurillac (d. 1003 AD), Albertus Magnus (1198–1280), and(1214–1294)
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William Julius WilsonRustin's analysis was supported by the later research by. Wilson documented an increase in inequality within the Black community, ...
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John Sayles... had also helped directors such as Francis Ford Coppola, James Cameron, andlaunch their careers. It was Corman who taught Scorsese that entertaining ...
Victor Bockris... l Tomorrow's Parties" was written by Reed at Warhol's request (as stated inand Gerard Malanga's Velvet Underground biography Up-Tight: The Velvet Und ...
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Berry Gordy... eved mainstream success with Ross as lead singer. In 1967, Motown presidentrenamed the group Diana Ross & the Supremes, and replaced Ballard with Cin ...
Amber Tamblyn16-year old Katie Embry () and 17-year old Becca Kotler (Rachael Bella) discuss a supposedly cursed ...
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James Cameron... r Roger Corman, who had also helped directors such as Francis Ford Coppola,, and John Sayles launch their careers. It was Corman who taught Scorsese ...
Skeeter Davis... rk "licks". Leading artists in this genre included Patsy Cline, Jim Reeves,, The Browns, and Eddy Arnold. The "slip note" piano style of session musi ...
Sidney Blumenthal... co-hosted a "Second Thoughts Conference" in Washington, D.C., described byin The Washington Post as his "coming out" as a social conservative. Accor ...
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Pauline KaelChampioned by influential movie critic, Mean Streets was a breakthrough for Scorsese, De Niro, and Keitel. By no ...
David LavenderTelluride nativerelated his experiences working at the Camp Bird Mine in the 1930s in his ...
Alexander Cockburn... on Post as his "coming out" as a social conservative. According to attendee, Horowitz related how his Stalinist parents had not permitted him or his ...
George Washington... some of which date back to the 17th century. During the Revolutionary War,passed through Farmington on several occasions and referred to the town as ...
Bob MerrillIn 1957, a musical version by, called New Girl in Town, opened on Broadway
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James Thomson (B.V.)... dron. The image in turn inspired a passage in The City of Dreadful Night by, and, a few years later, a sonnet by
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Jorge Luis Borges... evsky, and in the 20th -century works of James Joyce, Giannina Braschi, and. The theme of the novel also inspired the 19th-century French artists Hon ...
Paul Morley... Gill's staccato, aggressive style has proved an enduring influence in turn.described the band's music as "a kind of demented funk, incredibly white b ...
Salka Viertel... Jacques Feyder, also starring Garbo, with Theo Shall, Hans Junkermann, and
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Bruce LeeAccording to, martial arts also have the nature of an art, since there is emotional co ...
Gilles Deleuze, the twentieth century French philosopher, compared voting for political ...
Adolf Hitler... Article 48 of the Weimar Constitution. These provisions were later used byto subvert the rest of the constitution and institute rule by decree, allo ...
Robert Benchley... atures Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders, Albert Bassermann and, along with Edmund Gwenn
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Graydon Carter... atriates maintain homes in New Preston. Current inhabitants of note include, the editor of the magazine Vanity Fair, comedian Joan Rivers, actress Ch ...
Greil Marcus... ultimately as close to the depraved edge of the blues and Hendrix." Criticfound his first viewing of the group's performance so shattering that he l ...
Barack Obama... on. In the 2008 Presidential election, the town's voters supported Democratwith 8,177 votes over Republican John McCain with 6,839 votes
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Maxine McKew... e 11th count, and three-fourths of her preferences went to Labor challenger. This margin was enough to make McKew only the second person to unseat a ...
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Stephen King... mmon literary elements. The horror genre also emerged, and by the late '70shad become one of the most popular genre novelists
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Samuel Fuller... yle, and gritty street-level direction owed a debt to directors Cassavetes,, and early Jean-Luc Godard. (Indeed the film was completed with much enco ...
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William SafireThe development was originally to be named "Sunnydale", but, a friend of the developer, Herbert Sadkin, convinced him to change his m ...
Barack Obama... ajority in the county was Lyndon Johnson in 1964, although Bill Clinton andwon pluralities in 1992 and 2008, respectively
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Bruce CockburnA Humanitarian Award was inaugurated in 2006.was the first artist to be given this honour
Robert J. Samuelson... an essay appearing in the 14 May 2007 issue of Newsweek, business columnistargued that China was pursuing an essentially mercantilist trade policy th ...
Andy Serkis... by Andrew Davies, and featuring Claire Foy, Freema Agyeman, Bill Paterson,, Matthew Macfadyen, Tom Courtenay, Judy Parfitt, Arthur Darvill, Russell ...
Hero of Alexandria... of crossbows however, can be dated further back: According to the inventor(fl. 1st c. AD), who referred to the now lost works of the 3rd century BC ...
Andy Warhol... opics. Certain songs were written by Reed as observations of the members of's "Factory Superstars". "Femme Fatale" in particular was written about Ed ...
George Washington... rmington en route to Westchester County to offer crucial support to General's army
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Michael Jackson... e also held at the National Stadium from 1987 until 1996, they included U2,, The Rolling Stones, Dire Straits, Bon Jovi and R.E.M. The last music con ...
Ronald RadoshIn May 1989, Horowitz,, and Peter Collier travelled to Poland for a conference in Kraków calling ...
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John McCain... n's voters supported Democrat Barack Obama with 8,177