Did a CIA Experiment Create the Unabomber?
For full episodes of Dark Matters, visit http://www.youtube.com/user/sciencefullepisodes A student at Harvard named Theodore Kaczynski, aka the Unabomber, participated in an intense experiment in the...
The Blue Goose - Hermann Göring's Mercedes
Discover the story of 'The Blue Goose', Hermann Göring's custom built Mercedes 540K Roadster from its initial order in 1937, through its capture by US troops in 1945 to its recent re-emergence and res...
While His Maniac Brother Was Busy Killing Jews, Albert Worked Tirelessly To Save Them
As founder of the Gestapo, Hermann Goering was instrumental in creating the first concentration camps for political dissidents and a prominent leader of the Final Solution, the murder of 6,000,000 Jew...
How The Nazi Telegram That Helped Drive Hitler To Suicide Was Nearly Forgotten In A S.C. Safe
The telegram arrived at the führerbunker on April 23, 1945, sending Adolf Hitler into a rage. A week later, the Nazi dictator was dead. A treasonous telegram from No. 2 Nazi Hermann Goering to none ot...
Norman Batten
Norman Batten (April 30, 1893 East Orange, New Jersey – November 12, 1928) was an American racecar driver active in the 1920s. He and fellow driver Earl Devore were lost at sea while sailing aboard th...
Bill Herring
William Francis "Smoke" Herring (October 31, 1893 – September 10, 1962) was a Major League Baseball pitcher. He pitched in three games for the Brooklyn Tip-Tops of the Federal League in 1915.
Red Oldham
John Cyrus "Red" Oldham (July 15, 1893 – January 28, 1961) was a left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball who played five years with the Detroit Tigers (1914–1915, 1920–1922) and two years with th...
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Willy Fick
Wilhelm Peter Hubert Fick (1893–1967), called Willy Fick, was a German graphic artist born in Cologne. He belonged to the Dada movement, and in 1919 became a founding member of the artist circle calle...
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Arthur S. Champeny
Brigadier General Arthur Seymour Champeny (August 13, 1893 - April 11, 1979) is the only American to earn the Distinguished Service Cross in three different wars. In addition to his three Distinguish...
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Karl Schlegel (aviator)
Karl Paul Schlegel (7 May 1893 – 27 October 1918) was a German World War I flying ace credited with 22 victories. Schlegel was shot down by French ace Petar Marinovich. He was the last German a...
Maxim Mikhailov
Maxim Dormidontovich Mikhailov (Russian: Максим Дормидонтович Михайлов; 25 August [O.S. 13 August] 1893 – Moscow 30 March 1971) was a Russian bass. His son, Igor Mikhailov (1920-...
Vera Kholodnaya
Vera Vasilyevna Kholodnaya (Ukrainian: Віра Василівна Холодна; Russian: Вера Васильевна Холодная; August 30, 1893 - February 16, 1919) was the first star of Russian silent cinema. Only five of her fil...
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V. P. Menon
Rao Bahadur Vappala Pangunni Menon CSI, CIE (30 September 1893 - 31 December 1965) was an Indian civil servant who was the Constitutional Adviser and Political Reforms Commissioner to the last three ...
Adolf Fischer
Adolf Fischer (23 July 1893 – 23 October 1947) was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's ...
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Euan Hillhouse Methven Cox
Euan Hillhouse Methven Cox (1893 - 1977) was a Scottish plant collector, botanist, and horticulturist, who accompanied Reginald Farrer on his last botanical expedition to Burma and its border with Chi...
Anthony Collins (composer)
Anthony Collins (3 September 1893 – 11 December 1963) was a British conductor and composer.
Anthony Vincent Benedictus Collins was born in Hastings, East Sussex in 1893. At the age ...
Armand Bernard
Armand Bernard (born Bois-Colombes, March 21, 1893 – died Paris, June 13, 1968) was a French comic actor known mainly for his work in film.
Louis Sorin
Louis Sorin (September 23, 1893 – December 14, 1961) was an American actor.Louis Sorin was born and died in New York, New York. He appeared in 15 films between 1929 and 1961. He was also a prol...
Ivan Vasilyov
Ivan Vasilyov (Bulgarian: Иван Васильов) was a Bulgarian architect, born in 1893, deceased in 1979. Together with Dimitar Tsolov, they established one of the most successful Bulgarian architectura...
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Costache Leancă
Costache Leancă (1893, Cuhneşti - April 18, 1942, Suhobezvodnaia) was a Bessarabian politician.
He served as president of the general assembly of Bălţi County (1917-1918).
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Ted Mattner
Edward William "Ted" Mattner (16 September 1893 – 21 December 1977) was an Australian politician. Born in Oakbank, South Australia, he was educated at Adelaide High School and then the Universit...
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Dušan Zinaja
Dušan Zinaja (23 October 1893 – 26 September 1948) was a Croatian and Yugoslav cross-country skier and football striker and coach.Zinaja was born in Budapest (at the time Austria-Hungary).He was membe...
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Charles C. Banks
Captain Charles Chaplin Banks DFC MC (17 December 1893 – 21 December 1971) was a World War I flying ace credited with thirteen aerial victories. He scored a pioneering night fighter victory on 31...
Budge Garrett
Alfred Tennyson Garrett was a professional football player with the Akron Pros of the American Professional Football Association (renamed the National Football League in 1922). During his one year wit...
Joseph Alzin
Joseph Alzin (18 December 1893 – 2 September 1930) was a Luxembourgian weightlifter, competing at the Summer Olympics for Luxembourg in 1920 and the 1924 Summer Olympics. He won the silver meda...
Wright Patman
John William Wright Patman (August 6, 1893 – March 7, 1976) was a U.S. Congressman from Texas in Texas's 1st congressional district and chair of the United States House Committee on Banking and Curren...
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Schamyl Bauman
Magnus Schamyl Bauman (4 December 1893 – 28 February 1966) was a Swedish film director (in 1931-57).Born in Vimmerby, Småland. First studied law and modern languages at Uppsala University. In 19...
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Sir John Smyth, 1st Baronet
Brigadier Sir John George Smyth, 1st Baronet VC, MC, PC (25 October 1893 – 26 April 1983) was a British Indian Army officer and Conservative Member of Parliament. Although a recipient of the...
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Stafford LeRoy Irwin
Stafford LeRoy Irwin (March 23, 1893 – November 23, 1955) was a lieutenant general of the United States Army. He came from the family with long military tradition. He was the son of Army Major General...
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Olive Emily Jones
Olive Emily Jones (20 June 1893–26 December 1982) was a New Zealand potter. She was born in Onehunga, Auckland, New Zealand on 20 June 1893.