Bertha Benz: The First Driver
She forged the road ahead, to pave it for us all. This is the story of Bertha Benz, The First Driver. Produced by Normal Content (http://normalcontent.com)
Nietzsche In Twelve Minutes
I do not own any of these images. This 12-minute video is intended as an introduction to the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. It is not intended as a comprehensive or definitive account of his thoug...
The Angry Affluent Liberal - American Greatness
Sarah Jeong’s nasty tweets raise a personal question, not a political one: why is she so bitter when she has enjoyed so much success? Her animus against white people sounds like a teen version of 196...
How Nietzsche Inspired Dalí
“Even in the matter of moustaches I was going to surpass Nietzsche! Mine would not be depressing, catastrophic, burdened by Wagnerian music and mist. No! It would be line-thin, imperialistic, ultra-ra...
Julián Gayarre
Scene from the film Romanza Final inspired partly to the spanish tenor's life, Julian Gayarre. Language: spanish. 1986.
Karl Benz
Video von 1994 anlässlich des 125. Geburtstag von Karl Benz Mehr dazu: http://blog.daimler.de/2008/11/25/streifzuege-durch-das-archiv-der-erste-werbeleiter-v...
Mary Cassatt
Mary Stevenson Cassatt (May 22, 1844 -- June 14, 1926) was an American painter and printmaker. She lived much of her adult life in France, where she first be...
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherezade
Agata conducting Severoceska Philharmonic Orchestra, May 2007, Czech Republic. http://agata-m.blogspot.com/
Émile Mathieu (composer)
Émile Mathieu (1844-1932) was a Belgian composer of classical music.His best known work today is "Freyhir", an hour-long choral tone poem written in 1883 on the theme of deforestation around Ardennes ...
George Sweet
George Sweet (1844 – 1920) was an English-born Australian geologist, president of the Royal Society of Victoria in 1905.Sweet investigated fossils in the Mansfield district for Frederick McCoy 1888-95...
Gyula Benczúr
Gyula Benczúr (1844–1920) was a Hungarian painter and pedagogue.
He won international success with his first few paintings, winning several competitions. He assisted Karl von Piloty with the fresc...
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John Riley Tanner
John Riley Tanner (April 4, 1844 – May 23, 1901) was the 21st Governor of Illinois, from 1897 until 1901.Tanner was the first governor in the country to be openly neutral in labor disputes, gaining na...
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Samuel Dana Horton
Samuel Dana Horton (January 16, 1844 – February 23, 1895), American writer on bimetallism, was born in Pomeroy, Ohio.He graduated at Harvard in 1864, and at the Harvard Law School in 1868, studied Rom...
Sir William Abdy, 2nd Baronet
There have been four Abdy baronetcies:
Charles Willcox
Sir Charles Willcox (15 September 1843 – 7 September 1921) was a prominent Adelaide businessman, member of parliament and mayor of Adelaide from 1892 to 1894.
He was born at Burrowbridge on the Ri...
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Curumsey Damjee
Curumsey Damjee (also spelled Karamsi or Kasamshi Damji) JP, Rai Bahadur (1844-1918) was a noted businessman. Hailing from Waghora, a small village in remote Kutch he migrated to Bombay (now Mumbai) a...
Tantia Bhīl
Tantia Bhīl (or Tantya Bheel, Tantya Mama or Mamu) (d. 1890) was a dacoit (bandit) active in British India between 1878 and 1889. He is described very negatively as a criminal in period British accou...
Tantia Bhīl - Wikipedia
Svetozar Ivačković
Svetozar Ivačković (Serbian Cyrillic: Светозар Ивачковић) (December 10, 1844-January 30, 1924) was a distinguished post-Romantic Serbian architect; the most famous representative of the first epoch of...
Svetozar Ivačković - Wikipedia
Henry McMorran
Henry Gordon McMorran (June 11, 1844 – July 19, 1929) was an American Republican politician and businessman.He served five terms in the U.S. Congress as a U.S. Representative from Michigan's 7th...
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Duke Alexander Petrovich of Oldenburg
Duke Alexander Petrovich of Oldenburg (2 June 1844 - 6 September 1932) was the second son of Duke Peter Georgievich of Oldenburg and his wife Princess Therese of Nassau-Weilburg. Though he had a Germa...
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Ludolf von Alvensleben (Major General)
Ludolf Arthur Herman von Alvensleben (November 11, 1844 – December 8, 1912) was a Prussian major general from the German noble family von Alvensleben who was born in Potsdam and died in Halle an der S...
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Percy Bernard (MP)
Percy Brodrick Bernard (17 September 1844 – 18 July 1912) was an Irish Conservative Party politician who sat briefly in the House of Commons in 1880. Bernard was the son of Charles Brodrick Bernard, B...
Percy Bernard (MP) - Wikipedia
Samuel Parsons
Samuel B. Parsons Jr. (1844 – February 3, 1923) was a prominent American landscape architect. He is remembered primarily for his "Beaux-Arts" designs in New York City, the development of Central Park,...
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John Chapman (soldier)
John Chapman (born as Charles Felix Kauffman) (February 10, 1844 to September 30, 1905) was a French soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Chapman received the United States' highest award for...
George A. Garretson
George Armstrong Garretson (January 30, 1844 - December 8, 1916) enlisted as private in the Union Army during the Civil War and later graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York. ...
Robert Schuyler Thompson
Robert Schuyler Thompson (September 16, 1844 – May 28, 1930) was a farmer, businessman and political figure in Manitoba. He represented Cypress from 1886 to 1888 in the Legislative Assembly of M...
Edward Bond (politician)
Edward Bond (October 1844 – 18 August 1920) was a Conservative Party politician in England.He unsuccessfully contested the 1892 general election in Southwark West, and at the 1895 general election he ...
Henry Phillips (cricketer)
Henry Phillips (14 October 1844 – 3 July 1919) was an English cricketer active from 1868 to 1891 who played for Sussex. He was born and died in Hastings. He appeared in 216 first-class matches as a ri...
Edward B. Watson
Edward Byers Watson (October 7, 1844 – February 1, 1915) was an American jurist in the state of Oregon. He was the 12th Chief Justice on the Oregon Supreme Court. Watson served for four years on the s...
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Hemendranath Tagore
Hemendranath Tagore (1844–1884), Debendranath Tagore's third son, is notable for being the first ever Brahmo as he was the first child born in 1844 to any of the 21 Brahmos who swore the First Brahmo ...