The Eleanor Roosevelt Story
The Eleanor Roosevelt Story
Evelyn Nesbit, Harry Thaw & The 1906 Stanford White Murder
In the annals of 20th century crime there are many cases that claim the title of the “crime of the century.” From the Lindbergh kidnapping case to the O.J Simpson saga, the public has always had an un...
Zinaida Serebriakova - Zinaida Serebriakova
Zinaida Yevgenyevna Serebriakova (1884 - 1967) was among the first female Russian painters of distinction. She was born on the estate of Neskuchnoye near Kha...
Hugh McDonald (footballer)
Hugh Lachlan MacDonald (1884 – 27 August 1920) was a Scottish football goalkeeper.MacDonald was born in Kilwinning, Ayrshire and played for a variety of local junior clubs including Ayr Westerlea, May...
Kenneth Macdonald Beaumont
Major Kenneth Macdonald Beaumont CBE DSO (10 February 1884 – 24 April 1965) was a British lawyer, Air Service Corps officer, and figure skater. He made a major contribution to the development of inter...
Sir Archibald Lucas-Tooth, 2nd Baronet
Sir Archibald Leonard Lucas Lucas-Tooth, 2nd Baronet (June 3, 1884 - July 12, 1918)
He was born on June 3, 1884 to Sir Robert Lucas-Tooth, 1st Baronet and Helen Tooth. He married Rosa Mary Bovill...
Joseph-Étienne Dussault
Joseph-Étienne Dussault (17 October 1884 – 25 December 1943) was a Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons. He was born in Lévis, Quebec and became a contractor, editor and industr...
Evelyn Nesbit, Harry Thaw & The 1906 Stanford White Murder
In the annals of 20th century crime there are many cases that claim the title of the “crime of the century.” From the Lindbergh kidnapping case to the O.J Simpson saga, the public has always had an un...
Don Stephen Senanayake
Don Stephen Senanayake, PC (Sinhala: දොන් ස්ටීවන් සේනානායක; 20 October 1883 – 22 March 1952) was the first Prime Minister of Sri Lanka. He emerged as the leader of the Sri Lankan independence move...
Don Stephen Senanayake - Wikipedia
Frank Dufina
Frank Dufina (June 30, 1884 – August 11, 1972) was an early American golf professional. Dufina began his career in 1898 at the just-opened Wawashkamo Golf Club on Mackinac Island, Michigan, where he ...
Hermannus Höfte
Hermannus Höfte (5 August 1884, Amsterdam - 18 November 1961, Amsterdam) was a Dutch rower who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics.He was the bowman of the Dutch boat, which won the bronze medal in t...
Gilbert Cannan
Gilbert Cannan (25 June 1884 – 30 June 1955) was a British novelist and dramatist.
Born in Manchester of Scottish descent, he got on badly with his family, and in 1897 he was sent to live in Oxfor...
Gilbert Cannan - Wikipedia
Niaz Fatehpuri
Niaz Fatehpuri (1884–1966) was the nom de plume of Niyaz Muhammed Khan, an Urdu poet, writer, and polemicist. He was also the founder and editor of Nigar, which he turned into one of the most presti...
Rube Oldring
Reuben Henry "Rube" Oldring (May 30, 1884 – September 9, 1961), was a professional baseball player who played outfield in the major leagues from 1905 to 1918. He played for the Philadelphia Athletics ...
Rube Oldring - Wikipedia
Algot Lange
Algot Lange (10 May 1884 -?) was a Swedish explorer and writer of the Amazon.
He was born on 10 May 1884 in Stockholm in Hovförsamlingen. His original name was Åke Mortimer Lange, but later he too...
Algot Lange - Wikipedia
Speed Kelly
Robert Brown "Speed" Kelly (August 19, 1884 – May 6, 1949) was a third baseman in Major League Baseball. He played for the Washington Senators in 1909.
Alva Bradley
Alva Bradley II (1884 – March 30, 1953), was a businessman and baseball team executive.Bradley was born to a wealthy family in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of M.A. Bradley and grandson of his namesake, Ca...
Alva Bradley - Wikipedia
Karel Anděl
Karel Anděl (December 28, 1884 – March 17, 1947) was a Czech astronomer and selenographer. His Mappa Selenographica has been used in Norton's Star Atlas.
Oliphant Chuckerbutty
Soorjo Alexander William Langobard Oliphant Chuckerbutty (1884–1960) (A.K.A. Wilson Oliphant) was an English composer and an organist of Anglo-Indian descent who played in both cinemas and churches. H...
Lee Pierce Butler
Lee Pierce Butler (December 19, 1884 – March 28, 1953) was a professor at the University of Chicago Graduate Library School. He was one of the first to use the term "library science" (along with S. R....
Wilfred Custance
Rear Admiral Wilfred Neville Custance CB (25 June 1884 – 13 December 1939), was a senior officer in the Royal Navy. He was the Rear Admiral Commanding HM Australian Squadron between 22 April 1938 and ...
Ray Beverley
Alton Ray Beverley (1884–1956) was the 6th Bishop of Toronto.Educated at the University of Toronto, he was ordained in 1908. He began his career as a curate at St Paul’s, Halifax, Nova Scotia. He was...
Fritz Neumayer
Fritz Neumayer (July 29, 1884 – April 12, 1973) was a German politician. He was Federal Minister of Building from 1952 to 1953, and Federal Minister of Justice from 1953 to 1956.
Neumayer was born...
Leo Zeitlin
Lev Mordukhov Tseitlin (Лев Цейтлин 1884, Pinsk – July 8, 1930, New York City), billed as Leo Zeitlin, was a Russian composer. In 1923, he emigrated to the United States. His best-known work, an...
Frank Findlay
Frank Findlay (1884 – 31 March 1945) was a New Zealand politician of the National Party.Findlay was born in Aberdeen, Scotland, in 1884. He was a baker in Hamilton and belonged to the Presbyterian chu...
Jack Lewis (baseball)
John David Lewis (February 14, 1884 – February 25, 1956) was a second baseman in Major League Baseball, playing in the American League with the Boston Red Sox (1911) and for the Pittsburgh Rebels of t...
Jim Piper (footballer)
Dr James Ernest "Jim" Piper (30 April 1884 – 25 May 1949) was an Australian rules footballer who played with Geelong and University in the Victorian Football League (VFL).
Sekula Drljević
Sekula Drljević (7 September 1884 – 10 November 1945) was a Montenegrin politician and lawyer. Born in the town of Kolašin, he earned a doctorate degree in law and became the Minister of Justice ...
Sekula Drljević - Wikipedia
Leonard Coombes Hammond
Captain Leonard Coombes Hammond was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories.
Hammond was born in Missoula, Montana. He attended Harvard in 1901 and 1902. From November 1915 un...
Bob Tubman
Bob Tubman (1884–1956) was a pioneer Australian rugby league footballer, one of his country's first selected national representatives.
Tubman was a registered rugby union player in Queensland in 1...