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...
Guy Bignell
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Louisa Dixie Durrell
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James Geoghegan
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Jaroslav Durych
Jaroslav Durych (December 2, 1886 – April 7, 1962) was a Czech prose writer, poet, playwright, journalist, and military surgeon.Durych was born in Hradec Králové. Prior to World War II, he was p...
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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.
John Lienhop
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Sydney Percy-Lancaster
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Sister Uppalavanna
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Yip Owens
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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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Samuel Wilder King
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Arthur Leyland Harrison
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Nuri Demirağ
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Immanuel Winkler
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Karl Ziegler (tenor)
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He began his career with an engagement at the Vienna Volksoper from...
Ralph Humphreys Webb
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Vincenzo Terranova
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Kazimierz Świtalski
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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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Harry Mountford
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Kenneth Higgs
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Fazal Ali
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Fred Haycock
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Roman von Ungern-Sternberg
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