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...
Varlam Avanesov
Varlam Aleksandrovich Avanesov (Russian: Варлаам Александрович Аванесов; born Suren Karpovich Martirosyan, Russian: Сурен Карпович Мартиросян; 1884-March 16, 1930) was an Armenian Bolshevik and So...
Varlam Avanesov - Wikipedia
James Bauer
James Bauer (1884-1940) was a German film director. Following the Nazi takeover of power in 1933, he emigrated first to Spain and later to Argentina, where he directed several films until his death in...
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...
Jules Marion
Arthur Jules Marion (November 19, 1884 - April 5, 1941) was a Métis politician and businessman. He was elected as a Liberal MLA in the district of Île-à-la-Crosse from 1926 to 1934 and the district ...
Jules Marion - Wikipedia
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...
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John Peabody Harrington
John Peabody Harrington (1884–1961) was an American linguist and ethnologist and a specialist in the native peoples of California. Harrington is noted for the massive volume of his documentary output,...
John Peabody Harrington - Wikipedia
Guy Maunsell
Guy Anson Maunsell (born 1 September 1884 - 20 June 1961) was the British civil engineer responsible for the design of the World War II Naval Sea Forts and Army Forts used by the United Kingdom for th...
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...
Gordon Hall Caine
Gordon Ralph Hall Caine (15 August 1884 - 26 June 1962) was a British publisher and Conservative politician.Caine was born into an Isle of Man family, the son of novelist Hall Caine and his wife Mary...
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...
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.
William Heneker
General Sir William Charles Giffard Heneker KCB, KCMG, DSO (22 August 1867 – May 1939) was a Canadian-born and educated soldier who served with the British Army in West Africa, India, and th...
William Heneker - Wikipedia
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....
Norman Jewson
Norman Jewson (12 February 1884 – 28 August 1975) was an English architect-craftsman of the Arts and Crafts movement, who practiced in the Cotswolds. He was a distinguished, younger member of the grou...
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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 ...
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...
Hermann Nunberg
Hermann/Herman Nunberg (January 23, 1884 - May 20, 1970) was a psychoanalyst and neurologist born in Będzin, Poland.He earned his medical degree from the University of Zurich in 1910, and for a short...
George Robert Hunter
George Robert Hunter (1884 – 23 October 1949) was a member of the New Zealand Legislative Council from 9 March 1936 to 8 March 1943, and then from 9 March 1943 to 23 October 1949, when he died, he was...
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...
Tom Tuckey
Thomas Henry Tuckey (October 7, 1884 – October 17, 1950) nicknamed "Tabasco Tom", was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played for the Boston Doves in 1908 and 1909.
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...