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...
James Wood (footballer)
James William Wood (born 8 March 1893 in Sunderland) was a professional footballer, who played for South Shields, Huddersfield Town and Blackpool.
Peggy Hopkins Joyce
Peggy Hopkins Joyce (May 26, 1893 – June 12, 1957) was an American actress, artist model and dancer. In addition to her performing career, Joyce was known for her flamboyant life, with numerous ...
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Hryhorij Lakota
The Blessed Hryhorij Lakota was a Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church auxiliary bishop who suffered religious persecution and was martyred by the Soviet Government.Hryhorij Lakota was born 31 January 1893...
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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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Earle Hodgins
Earle Hodgins (October 6, 1893 – April 14, 1964) was an American actor. He appeared in over 330 films and television shows between 1932 and 1963. He specialized in playing fast-talking con men—o...
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Paul Camenisch
Paul Camenisch (1893–1970) was a Swiss painter.He was influenced by the German expressionist painter Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. In 1924 Camenisch founded the "Rot-Blau" expressionist group with Albert Mül...
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 ...
Georges Florovsky
Georges Vasilievich Florovsky (Russian: Гео́ргий Васи́льевич Флоро́вский) (September 9 [O.S. August 28], 1893 – August 11, 1979) was an Orthodox Christian priest, theologian, historian and ecumenist. ...
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 ...
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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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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George Hyde (aviator)
Captain George Arthur Hyde (born 1893, date of death unknown) was a World War I flying ace credited with five aerial victories.Hyde originally served in the King's Royal Rifle Corps. He transferred to...
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...
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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Carleton Beals
Carleton Beals (November 13, 1893 – April 4, 1979) was an American journalist, author, historian, and a crusader with special interests in Latin America.
Beals was born in Medicine Lodge, Kansas. ...
Ernest Lloyd Janney
Ernest Lloyd Janney was the Provisional Commander of the Canadian Aviation Corps between 1914 and 1915. Janney pushed for the establishment of a Canadian flying corps during the First World War.
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John Sidney Owens
John Sidney Owens (26 May 1893 – 14 January 1965) was an American pursuit pilot and a flying ace in World War I.
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he joined the Air Service, United States Army i...
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P. V. Cherian
Palathnikal Varkey Cherian (or Cheriyan) (9 July 1893 - 9 November 1969) was an Indian physician, surgeon and politician. He was the Governor of Maharashtra from 14th Nov 1964 till 8th Nov 1969.
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Frederick Murray Blois
Frederick Murray Blois (March 30, 1893 – August 3, 1984) was a Canadian politician.Born in Gore District, Nova Scotia, he was a member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly for eight years starti...