Christopher Hitchens - Mother Teresa: Hell's Angel
Christopher Hitchens investigates whether Mother Teresa of Calcutta deserves her saintly image. Probes her campaigns against contraception ...
Police Kill Famous Outlaws Bonnie And Clyde - May 23, 1934
On this day in History, Police kill famous outlaws Bonnie and Clyde on May 23, 1934. Learn more about what happened today on History.
Gandhi Was Shot On January 30th, 1948 By The Hindu Fanatic Nathuram Godse.
The 20th century's most famous apostle of non-violence himself met a violent end. Mohandas Mahatma ('the great soul') Gandhi, who had taken a leading role in spearheading the campaign for independence...
Mother Teresa and sainthood: Here are the 5 steps to getting there
On Thursday, Pope Francis approved a decree from the Congregation of Causes of Saints that attributed a miracle to Mother Teresa, the woman who spent her life ministering to the poor in India. With th...
Fascinating Images Reveal the Genesis of the TWA Flight Center, America's Greatest Terminal
The TWA Flight Center, designed by Finnish architect Eero Saarinen, was opened in 1962, a response to the expanding popularity of jet travel. The building’s curving, concrete shells give the impressio...
Tom Abraham
Securities services industry veteran Tom Abraham, who first began thinking strategically about the business as the Andersen Consulting partner responsible for global custody and trust services in the ...
The Tragically Powerful Story Behind The Lone German Who Refused To Give Hitler The Nazi Salute
Adopted by the Nazi Party in the 1930s, Hitler's infamous "sieg heil" (meaning "hail victory") salute was mandatory for all German citizens as a demonstration of loyalty to the Führer, his party, and ...
Antoine Blanchard (Maler)
Antoine Blanchard (1910 - 1988) war ein französischer Maler,
Auction of New York socialite Bunny Mellon's estate nets $218M
A wealth of artwork, furnishings and jewelry owned by the late Listerine heiress Rachel 'Bunny' Mellon netted a total of $218.1 million following a five-day auction in New York this week. All up there...
A cultivated taste: the Bunny Mellon auction
Together, the Mellons occupied a rarefied social elite that seldom invited strangers into its midst and held the view that one’s most prized possession should be one’s privacy. They entertained often ...
Mother Teresa: Anything but a saint…
The myth of altruism and generosity surrounding Mother Teresa is dispelled in a paper by Serge Larivée and Genevieve Chenard of University of Montreal's
Police Kill Famous Outlaws Bonnie And Clyde - May 23, 1934
On this day in History, Police kill famous outlaws Bonnie and Clyde on May 23, 1934. Learn more about what happened today on History.
Gandhi Was Shot On January 30th, 1948 By The Hindu Fanatic Nathuram Godse.
The 20th century's most famous apostle of non-violence himself met a violent end. Mohandas Mahatma ('the great soul') Gandhi, who had taken a leading role in spearheading the campaign for independence...
Walter Signer
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Agenor Muñiz
Agenor Muñiz (born 23 February 1910, date of death unknown) was a Uruguayan footballer who played ten years for the Uruguay national football team.
Muñiz played for Montevideo Wanderers and Peñaro...
Fascinating Images Reveal the Genesis of the TWA Flight Center, America's Greatest Terminal
The TWA Flight Center, designed by Finnish architect Eero Saarinen, was opened in 1962, a response to the expanding popularity of jet travel. The building’s curving, concrete shells give the impressio...
Tom Abraham
Securities services industry veteran Tom Abraham, who first began thinking strategically about the business as the Andersen Consulting partner responsible for global custody and trust services in the ...
Mae Clarke
Mae Clarke (August 16, 1910 – April 29, 1992) was an American actress. She was most noted for playing Dr. Frankenstein's bride and being chased by Boris Karloff in Frankenstein, and for having ...
Mae Clarke - Wikipedia
The Tragically Powerful Story Behind The Lone German Who Refused To Give Hitler The Nazi Salute
Adopted by the Nazi Party in the 1930s, Hitler's infamous "sieg heil" (meaning "hail victory") salute was mandatory for all German citizens as a demonstration of loyalty to the Führer, his party, and ...
Momofuku Ando
Momofuku Ando (Japanese: 安藤 百福, Hepburn: Andō Momofuku), ORS, (March 5, 1910 – January 5, 2007) was a Taiwanese-Japanese businessman who founded Nissin Food Products Co., Ltd. He is k...
Momofuku Ando - Wikipedia
Margot Turner
Brigadier Dame Evelyn Marguerite Turner, DBE, RRC, QHNS, Hon ADC (10 May 1910 — 24 September 1993), known as Margot Turner, was a British military nurse and World War II POW. After the war she resumed...
Sidney Greene, Baron Greene of Harrow Weald
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Kalakkad S. Ramanarayana Iyer
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David Scott Blackhall
David Scott Blackhall was a radio personality, author and poet. He was born in Cirencester, Gloucestershire on 9 May 1910 and died on 14 September 1981 aged 71.After an accident in his teens, in which...
Arthur Tiley
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Henry Bannarn
Henry Wilmer "Mike" Bannarn (July 17, 1910 – September 20, 1965) was an African-American artist, best known for his work during the Harlem Renaissance period.
He was born in Wetumka, Hughes County...
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Antoine Blanchard
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Gerald Ellison
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Ellison was the son of ...
Sister Gregory Kirkus
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Auction of New York socialite Bunny Mellon's estate nets $218M
A wealth of artwork, furnishings and jewelry owned by the late Listerine heiress Rachel 'Bunny' Mellon netted a total of $218.1 million following a five-day auction in New York this week. All up there...