Rasputin’s Daughter Was As Fascinating As The ‘Mad Monk’ Himself
Daughter of the Russian “Mad Monk”. Maria Rasputin’s life was as extraordinary as her father’s. She was born Matryona Rasputina in the Siberian village of Pokrovskoye in 1898. Since her dad was a hol...
Who Really Killed Rasputin, The Monk Who Brought Down The Tsar?
Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin was born in 1869 in a remote Siberian village but died in a Russian palace on 30 December 1916. Despite his alleged magical powers, he was murdered by Russian aristocrats… ...
Franz Marc
The works of German Expressionist painter Franz Marc and the music of Schumann: Reverie.
Odilon Redon
Odilon Redon (April 22, 1840 -- July 6, 1916) was a Symbolist painter and printmaker, born in Bordeaux, Aquitaine, France. Redon started drawing as a young c...
Umberto Boccioni
Omaggio a Umberto Boccioni. Musica di Karsh Kale, Distance (Realise)
Thomas Kneen
Thomas Kneen (1852 - 23 November 1916) was His Majesty's Clerk of the Rolls for the Isle of Man, a Member of the House of Keys for Glenfaba, and Captain of the Parish of OnchanKneen was brought up in...
Thomas Henry Bolton
Thomas Henry Bolton (February 1841 – 24 September 1916) was an English solicitor and a Liberal politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1885 and 1895.Bolton was born at Clerkenwell, the son ...
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Maria Rasputin
Maria Rasputin (baptized as Matryona Grigorievna Rasputina) 26 March 1898 - September 27, 1977 was the daughter of the Russian peasant, mystical healer Grigori Rasputin and his wife Praskovia Fyodorov...
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R. Jay Walsh
Robert Jay Walsh (August 1, 1854 – December 7, 1916) was Secretary of the State of Connecticut from 1889 to 1893, and a member of the Connecticut Senate representing the 12th District from 1885 to 188...
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Max Reger
Johann Baptist Joseph Maximilian Reger (19 March 1873 – 11 May 1916) was a German composer, conductor, pianist, organist, and academic teacher.
Born in Brand, Bavaria, Reger studied...
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Richard Edmund Meredith
The Rt. Hon. Richard Edmund Meredith PC, QC (18 November 1855 - 26 January 1916), was the Master of the Rolls in Ireland, a Privy Councillor, Judge of the Supreme Court of Ireland and Judicial Commiss...
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James Stirling (judge)
Sir James Stirling FRS (3 May 1836—27 June 1916) was a British barrister, judge, and amateur scientist. In his youth he demonstrated exceptional ability in mathematics, becoming Senior Wrangler at Cam...
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Joseph Henry Collins
Joseph Henry Collins FGS, (1841–1916), mining engineer, mineralogist and geologist. Of Cornish descent, he was born in London. He died at his home, Crinnis House, near St Austell, on 12 April 1916 and...
William Taylor Thornton
William Taylor Thornton (February 9, 1843 – March 16, 1916) was the 15th Governor of New Mexico Territory from 1893 to 1897.
Thornton was born on February 9, 1843 in Calhoun, Missou...
Jeannette Leonard Gilder
Jeannette Leonard Gilder (October 3, 1849 – January 17, 1916) was a pioneer for United States women in journalism.
She was a daughter of the clergyman William Henry Gilder. She was connected from ...
Toby Moll
Tobias "Toby" Mortimer Moll (20 July 1890 – 14 July 1916, aged 26) was a South African rugby union player from Cape Town. He was killed in World War I, while serving as a captain in the Leicestershire...
George Henry Bernasconi
George Henry Bernasconi (c. 1842 - 1916) was a Birmingham artist, the son of George Vincent Bernasconi, and of the same family as Francis Bernasconi.Bernasconi exhibited at the Royal Academy twice, in...
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Eben E. Rexford
Eben Eugene Rexford (16 July 1848 - 18 October 1916) was an American writer and poet, and author of lyrics to popular and gospel songs.Born in Johnsburg, New York, he moved with his family to Ellingto...
Pavel Plehve
Pavel Adamovich Plehve (1850–1916), a German officer, served exclusively in the Russian Army during World War I.
After graduation from officers cavalry school Plehve served in an uhlan regiment. I...
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Umberto Boccioni
Umberto Boccioni ([umˈbɛrto botˈtʃoːni]; 19 October 1882 – 17 August 1916) was an influential Italian painter and sculptor. He helped shape the revolutionary aesthetic of the Futurism movement as one ...
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Sir Chinubhai Madhowlal Ranchhodlal, 1st Baronet
Sir Chinubhai Madhowlal Ranchhodlal, 1st Baronet of Shahpur, CIE also spelled as Sir Chinubhai Madhowlal Runchorelal (26 May 1864 – 3 March 1916), commonly known as Sir Chinubhai Baronet was the first...
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Augustin Cochin (historian)
Augustin Cochin (22 December 1876 – 8 July 1916) was a French historian of the French Revolution. Much of his work was posthumously published in an incomplete state after he was killed in action in Wo...
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John McIndoe (printer)
John McIndoe (29 November 1858–4 April 1916) was a New Zealand printer. He was born in Rothesay, Bute, Scotland on 29 November 1858.He married the painter Mabel Hill in 1898. One son Archibald M...
Michael Joseph McNally
Michael Joseph McNally (June 29, 1860 – November 2, 1916) was a United States Marine Sergeant who received the Medal of Honor for actions during the Second Samoan Civil War. McNally was part of a join...
Egisto Lancerotto
Egisto Lancerotto (Noale, August 21, 1847 – Venice, May 31, 1916) was an Italian painter, mainly of genre scenes of Venice.
His father was a bureaucrat at Noalle, who was transferred to Venice wh...
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