La sagra della primavera - Igor' Stravinsky
Coreografie di Pina Bausch al Wuppertal Dance Theater.
Did FDR End The Great Depression?
When the Democratic Party tinkers with the economy they make it worse.
The Eleanor Roosevelt Story
The Eleanor Roosevelt Story
7 Things You Don't Know About Mother's Day's Dark History
The holiday started as an antiwar statement. But battles over who owned Mother's Day kept coming.
July 18, 1940 FDR Nominated For Unprecedented Third Term
On this day in 1940, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who first took office in 1933 as America’s 32nd president, is nominated for an unprecedentedthird term. Roosevelt, a Democrat, would eventually be elect...
History of palm-reading: Josef Ranald's analysis of FDR Hitler and Mussolini.
In a 1938 book, How to Know People by Their Hands, palmist Josef Ranald included these three handprints of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Benito Mussolini, and Adolf Hitler, analyzing each. His analyses o...
9 Things You May Not Know About Franklin D. Roosevelt
In late March 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt traveled to his favorite retreat in Warm Springs, Georgia, in an attempt to regain his failing health. At first, the rest appeared to be doing him a...
Emmy Noether Google Doodle: Why Einstein called her a ‘creative mathematical genius’
IN 1935, writing to the New York Times, Albert Einstein did not tame his praise. “In the judgment of the most competent living mathematicians,” penned the great man, “Fräulein Noether was the most sig...
Master ivory carvers: Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss
Ferdinand Preiss was born 1882 in Erbach (Germany). After the death of his parents, when Ferdinand was 15 years old, he lived with the family of the famous ivory carver Philipp Willmann, where he was ...
Karol Szymanowski - Hamelin recital at Kioi Hall, Tokyo
The second half of Marc-André Hamelin's piano recital at Kioi Hall, Tokyo, Japan in 2002, consisting of works by Karol Szymanowski. The program: Karol Szyman...
Igor Stravinsky
Ballet Choreography: Maurice Béjart Wikipedia Links: 1) Igor Stravinsky http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Igor_Stravinsky 2) The Rite of Spring http://en.wikipedi...
Zoltán Kodály
From 1989 recital in Tokyo, Japan.
G. M. Young
George Malcolm Young (1882 in Greenhithe, Kent – 1959) was an English historian, most famous for his long essay on Victorian times in England, Portrait of an Age (1936).
Young was educated at St P...
Mellis Napier
Sir Thomas John Mellis Napier KCMG (24 October 1882 – 22 March 1976) was a judge of the Supreme Court of South Australia between 28 February 1924 and 28 February 1967, and Chief Justice of South...
Mellis Napier - Wikipedia
León Cortés Castro
León Cortés Castro (December 8, 1882 – March 3, 1946) was a Costa Rican politician. He served as President of Costa Rica from 1936 to 1940. During his term he introduced new bank reforms, supported ba...
León Cortés Castro - Wikipedia
Dehra Parker
Dame Dehra S. Parker, GBE, PC (NI) (13 August 1882 – 30 November 1963) was the longest serving woman MP in the Northern Ireland House of Commons.
Dehra Kerr-Fisher was born in a military hospital...
Dehra Parker - Wikipedia
Benjamin J. Burris
Benjamin Jackson Burris (March 19, 1882 – April 26, 1927) is best known for being a past president of Ball State University (then known as Ball Teachers College) and held many different occupati...
Benjamin J. Burris - Wikipedia
Hans Rebane
Hans Rebane (24 December [O.S. 12 December] 1882 – 16 December 1961) was an Estonian politician, diplomat and journalist. He served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Estonia from...
Thomas Lee Ballenger
Thomas Lee Ballenger (December 22, 1882 — November 8, 1987) was a historian, author and teacher. He was born in Rover, Arkansas on December 22, 1882. Ballenger received a Bachelor of Arts degree from...
Emmy Noether Google Doodle: Why Einstein called her a ‘creative mathematical genius’
IN 1935, writing to the New York Times, Albert Einstein did not tame his praise. “In the judgment of the most competent living mathematicians,” penned the great man, “Fräulein Noether was the most sig...
Leonard Frank Spath
Leonard Frank Spath FRS (20 October 1882 – 2 March 1957) was a British Geologist specialising in malacology and ammonitology.
Spath gained a Bachelor of Science degree in geology at Birkbeck...
Tarlton Rayment
Percy Tarlton Rayment FRZS (27 November 1882 – 17 June 1964) was an Australian artist, author, broadcaster, poet, naturalist, entomologist and beekeeper. He is especially renowned for his extens...
Master ivory carvers: Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss
Ferdinand Preiss was born 1882 in Erbach (Germany). After the death of his parents, when Ferdinand was 15 years old, he lived with the family of the famous ivory carver Philipp Willmann, where he was ...
Jun Kawada
Jun Kawada (川田 順, Kawada Jun, 15 January 1882 - 22 January 1966) was a Japanese tanka poet and entrepreneur active during the Shōwa period of Japan.
Kawada was born in the plebeian Asakusa...
Jun Kawada - Wikipedia
Herbert Swann
Herbert W. Swann (28 March 1882 – after 1908) was an English professional footballer who played in the Football League for Bury between 1903 and 1906. A centre forward, he then spent the 1906–07 seaso...
Alberto Bimboni
Alberto Bimboni (1882–1960) was an Italian-born American composer and conductor. He is remembered today, if at all, for his opera Winona; consequently, he is sometimes grouped with other composers of ...
Alberto Bimboni - Wikipedia
Axel Jansson
Carl Axel Jansson (24 April 1882 – 22 September 1909) was a Swedish sport shooter who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics. In 1908 he won the silver medal in the team free rifle event.In the te...
Paul Bunel
Paul Bunel, Norman photographer, Jan 21,1882 - Oct 20,1918.Born in La Ferté-Fresnel, Paul Bunel settled in Vimoutiers from where he traversed the Pays d'Auge in Lower-Normandy, France, to photograph ...