Madonna declines to loan Frida Kahlo painting to Detroit exhibit
Try as they might, the Detroit Institute of Arts could not convince Madonna to loan the museum one of five paintings artist Frida Kahlo painted during her time in the city. The museum had tried for o...
In Detroit's Rivera And Kahlo Exhibit, A Portrait Of A Resilient City
This is the first exhibit to focus on the time Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo spent in Detroit. It's a big step for the Detroit Institute of Arts as it recovers from the tumult of the city's bankruptcy.
Madonna declines to loan Frida Kahlo painting to Detroit exhibit
Try as they might, the Detroit Institute of Arts could not convince Madonna to loan the museum one of five paintings artist Frida Kahlo painted during her time in the city. The museum had tried for o...
Powel Crosley, Jr.
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Paul Gastin
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Louisa Dixie Durrell
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James Geoghegan
James Geoghegan (8 December 1886 – 27 March 1951) was an Irish politician, and later a justice of the Supreme Court of Ireland.He was first elected to Dáil Éireann in a by-election on 13 June 1930 as ...
Růžena Šlemrová
Růžena Šlemrová, née Růžena Machová (10 November 1886 – 24 August 1962) was a Czechoslovak film actress. She appeared in 77 films between 1914 and 1956.
Jan Bor
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Sally Crute
Sally Crute (June 27, 1886 – August 12, 1971) was an actress of the silent film era from Chattanooga, Tennessee. Before entering motion pictures she performed on stage.Crute was generally cast a...
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John Lienhop
Sir John Herman (Henry) Lienhop (3 February 1886 – 27 April 1967) was an Australian politician and grazier. He was the member of the Victorian Legislative Council for Bendigo Province from June 1937 t...
Sister Uppalavanna
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Yip Owens
Frank Walter "Yip" Owens (January 26, 1886 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada – July 2, 1958 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) was a catcher for Major League Baseball in 1905, 1909, 1914 and 1915.
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Gertrude Helen Benson
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Prince Hermann of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1886–1964)
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Bob Wright (greyhound trainer)
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Leta Stetter Hollingworth
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Felix Timmermans
Leopold Maximiliaan Felix Timmermans (5 July 1886 – 24 January 1947) is a much translated author of Flanders.Timmermans was born in the Belgian city of Lier, as the thirteenth of fourteen children. He...
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Maithili Sharan Gupt
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Arthur Leyland Harrison
Lieutenant-Commander Arthur Leyland Harrison VC (3 February 1886 – 23 April 1918) was an English Royal Navy officer, and World War I recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestig...
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Nuri Demirağ
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Geoffrey Hodson
Geoffrey Hodson (12 March 1886 in Lincolnshire – 23 January 1983 in Auckland, New Zealand) was an occultist, Theosophist, mystic, Liberal Catholic priest, philosopher and esotericist, and a leading li...
Frank Porter Graham
Frank Porter Graham (October 14, 1886 – February 16, 1972) was a president of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and, for a brief period, United States Senator.
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Henry Lee McFee
Henry Lee McFee (April 14, 1886 – March 19, 1953) was a pioneer American cubist painter and a prominent member of the Woodstock artists colony.
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Harry Mountford
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Kenneth Higgs
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Scotty Barr
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Viktoras Biržiška
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Roman von Ungern-Sternberg
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Arnold Horace Santo Waters
Sir Arnold Horace Santo Waters VC, CBE, DSO, MC (23 September 1886, Plymouth – 22 January 1981, Sutton Coldfield) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious...
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