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.
Kenny Blatchford
Kenneth Alexander Blatchford (March 5, 1882 – April 20, 1933) was a Canadian politician who served as both mayor of Edmonton, Alberta and a member of the Canadian House of Commons.
Kenny Blatchfor...
Kenny Blatchford - Wikipedia
Robert Ingersoll Ingalls, Sr.
Robert Ingersoll Ingalls, Sr. (1882–1951) was an American businessman and philanthropist.
He was born in 1882.
Robert Ingersoll Ingalls, Sr. - Wikipedia
Ethel Maude Field
Ethel Maude Field MBE (née Bryant, 20 December 1882 – 5 July 1967) was a New Zealand community leader. She was born in Wellington, New Zealand on 20 December 1882.In the 1953 New Year Honours Fi...
Ford Sterling
Ford Sterling (November 3, 1882 – October 13, 1939) was an American comedian and actor best known for his work with Keystone Studios. One of the 'Big 4' he was the original chief of the Keystone Cops...
Ford Sterling - Wikipedia
Ali Mahir Pasha
Ali Mahir Pasha (Arabic: علي ماهر باشا‎; 1882 – 25 August 1960) was an Egyptian political figure. He served as Prime Minister of Egypt from 30 January 1936 to 9 May 1936, a second term from ...
Ali Mahir Pasha - Wikipedia
John Mason Parker (Saskatchewan politician)
John Mason Parker (August 19, 1882 – 1960) was a farmer and political figure in Saskatchewan, Canada. He represented Touchwood from 1917 to 1938 in the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan as a ...
John Mason Parker (Saskatchewan politician) - 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...
André Édouard Marty
André Édouard Marty or A. É. Marty (April 16, 1882-August 1974) was a Parisian artist who worked mainly in the classic Art Deco style.
Marty studied at the École des Beaux-Arts and Atelier Fernand...
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 ...
Agnes Robertson
Agnes Robertson Robertson (31 July 1882 – 29 January 1968) was an Australian Senator for Western Australia.She was elected to the senate in 1950 as a Liberal Party representative; in 1955 she switched...
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...
George Hutchison (mayor)
George William Hutchison CMG (1882–1947) was a New Zealand politician and accountant. He was Mayor of Auckland City from 1931 to 1935.
Hutchison was born in Mangonui and educated at Auckland Gramm...
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 ...