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.
F. A. Mitchell-Hedges
Frederick Albert Mitchell-Hedges (sometimes known as "Mike Hedges") was an English adventurer, traveler, and writer. Mitchell–Hedges was most known for the discovery of the Mitchell-Hedges crystal sk...
Edward Mooney
Edward Mooney may refer to:
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Henry Murphy (field hockey)
Henry Lawson Murphy (12 December 1882 – 5 January 1942) was an Irish field hockey player. He played for, amongst others, Three Rock Rovers and Ireland. Together with fellow Rovers players, Richa...
David Robinson (Irish politician)
David Lubbock Robinson (c.1882 – 21 August 1943) was an Irish Fianna Fáil politician and a revolutionary figure in County Wicklow during the Irish War of Independence and the Irish Civil War. He was b...
David Robinson (Irish politician) - Wikipedia
John Barrymore
John Barrymore (born John Sidney Blyth; February 14 or 15, 1882 – May 29, 1942) was an American actor on stage, screen and radio. A member of the Drew and Barrymore theatrical dynasties, he initi...
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Howard Henry
Howard Houston Henry (June 19, 1882 – February 12, 1919) was an American football player. He played college football for the Princeton Tigers football team and was selected as a consen...
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Denis Bernard (British Army officer)
Lieutenant General Sir Denis John Charles Kirwan Bernard KCB, CMG, DSO (1882–1956) was a British Army officer who commanded 3rd Infantry Division.
Born the son of Percy Bernard MP, Hayes...
Denis Bernard (British Army officer) - Wikipedia
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...
Lady Maud Hoare
Lady Maud Hoare, DBE, (5 July 1882–27 December 1962), née Lady Maud Lygon, later Viscountess Templewood, daughter of Frederick Lygon, 6th Earl Beauchamp, was the wife of Sir Samuel Hoare, and a ...
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...
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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...
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 ...
Paul Schulze (cyclist)
Paul Schulze (22 October 1882, date of death unknown) was a German cyclist. He competed in four events at the 1908 Summer Olympics.
Charles Trowbridge
Charles Trowbridge (January 10, 1882 – October 30, 1967) was an American film actor. He appeared in 233 films between 1915 and 1958. He was born in Veracruz, Mexico and died in Los Angeles, Cal...
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