Bea Arthur Shelter For LGBT Homeless Youth In NYC To Open In Early 2017
In early 2017, homeless LGBT youth in New York City will be thanking late "Golden Girls" star Bea Arthur for being a friend when an 18-bed shelter operated by the Ali Forney Center opens in the East V...
Winston Churchill paintings accepted for nation in lieu of tax
Churchill discovered painting when he was 41 and, his daughter once wrote, it “literally grabbed him, thereafter playing an increasing and abiding role in his life, renewing the source of his great in...
22 Incredible Facts About The Life and Career Of Sir Christopher Lee
If Sir Christopher Lee had just been a movie star, he would still have been an icon. But the late actor, who passed away last week, had an amazing life even beyond his incredible body of work. Whether...
Ruby Dee, actress and civil rights activist, dies at 91
Ruby Dee, an actress who defied segregation-era stereotypes by landing lead roles in movies and on Broadway while maintaining a second high-profile career as a civil rights advocate, including emceein...
Grigoris Bithikotsis - Bithikotsis, Theodorakis - Ena to helidoni (1977)
Live at Lycabetus Theater. Part of Theodorakis' excellent Axion Esti, which is based on the Nobel winning poem of Odysseas Elytis.
Kristen Eik-Nes
Kristen Borgar Dahler Eik-Nes (28 September 1922 – 23 February 1992) was a Norwegian medical scientist, known for his contributions to androgen research. He was born in Sparbu, the son of Nina E...
Bea Arthur Shelter For LGBT Homeless Youth In NYC To Open In Early 2017
In early 2017, homeless LGBT youth in New York City will be thanking late "Golden Girls" star Bea Arthur for being a friend when an 18-bed shelter operated by the Ali Forney Center opens in the East V...
César Montenegro Paniagua
César Montenegro Paniagua (1922–1970) was a communist Guatemalan politician, who was assassinated on April 7, 1970.Montenegro was born into one of Guatemala's largest and most influential families and...
Gershon Kingsley
Gershon Kingsley (born Götz Gustav Ksinski; October 28, 1922; Bochum, Germany) a contemporary German American composer, is a pioneer of electronic music and the Moog synthesizer and founder of the Fir...
Peter Havard-Williams
Peter Havard-Williams (11 July 1922 – 16 August 1995) was a Welsh librarian and library educator. In the mid 1980s, he served as Chief Librarian to the Council of Europe.
Havard-Williams received...
Mundlapati Ramanadha Rao
Mundlapati Ramanadha Rao was an Indian nationalist, social worker and freedom fighter and one of the popular leaders from Andhra Pradesh.
Mr. Rao was born in Muktyala, Krishna District of Andhra P...
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Yadunath Thatte
Yadunath Dattatray Thatte (Devanagari: यदुनाथ दत्तात्रय थत्ते; 5 October 1922 – 10 May 1998) was a Marathi journalist, editor, biographer, social worker and socialist leader from Maharashtra, I...
Robert Chapatte
Robert Chapatte (born 14 October 1922, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, d. 19 January 1997, Paris) was a former Tour de France rider, the voice of the race on television and radio and the inventor of Chapat...
Nao Takasugi
Nao Takasugi (April 5, 1922–November 19, 2009) was an American politician from California, a member of the Republican Party, and a survivor of the Japanese American internment camps.
Born and rais...
Bakri Siregar
Bakri Siregar (14 December 1922 – 19 June 1994) was an Indonesian socialist literary critic and writer.
Siregar was born in Langsa, Aceh, Dutch East Indies, on 14 December 1922. He was active...
Karl H. Timmermann
Karl Heinrich Timmermann (June 19, 1922 – October 21, 1951) was the first American Officer to cross the Rhine River in Germany during World War II after directing the assault across the bridge,...
Karl H. Timmermann - Wikipedia
Dick King-Smith
Ronald Gordon King-Smith OBE, Hon.MEd (27 March 1922 – 4 January 2011), was a prolific English writer of children's books, primarily using the pen name Dick King-Smith. He is best known for The Sheep-...
Dickie Henderson
Richard Matthew Michael "Dickie" Henderson, OBE (30 October 1922  – 22 September 1985) was an English entertainer.
His father, Dick Henderson (1891–1958) was a music hall comedian and singer ...
22 Incredible Facts About The Life and Career Of Sir Christopher Lee
If Sir Christopher Lee had just been a movie star, he would still have been an icon. But the late actor, who passed away last week, had an amazing life even beyond his incredible body of work. Whether...
Ruby Dee, actress and civil rights activist, dies at 91
Ruby Dee, an actress who defied segregation-era stereotypes by landing lead roles in movies and on Broadway while maintaining a second high-profile career as a civil rights advocate, including emceein...
Ellen Demming
Ellen Demming (born Betty Ellen Weber, November 10, 1922 — February 7, 2002) was an American actress, best known for her role as Meta Bauer on the soap opera The Guiding Light, which she played...
Barbara Greenspun
Barbara Greenspun (February 17, 1922 – June 1, 2010) was an American newspaper publisher. She worked for the Las Vegas Sun.She married businessman Hank Greenspun in 1944 and he brought the Las Vegas F...
José Froilán González
José Froilán González (October 5, 1922 – June 15, 2013) was an Argentine racing driver, particularly notable for scoring Ferrari's first win in a Formula One World Championship race at the 1951 Britis...
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Wim Meuldijk
Wim Meuldijk (8 June 1922 – 27 December 2007) was a Dutch writer, illustrator, and screenwriter. He is the creator of Ketelbinkie, one of the most popular Dutch comics after World War II, and of Pipo ...
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Joan Tate
Joan Tate (23 September 1922 – 6 June 2000) was a prolific translator, translating works by many leading Swedish and Swedish-speaking Finnish writers into English.Tate's translations from the Sw...
Georges Yhambot
Georges Yhambot (born February 22, 1922) was a Congolese planter and politician. He was elected to the Congolese Territorial Assembly in 1957, as a candidate of the African Socialist Movement (MSA). S...
Sheldon Jones
Sheldon Leslie "Available" Jones (February 2, 1922 – April 18, 1991) was an American professional baseball player, a right-handed pitcher who played in the Major Leagues from 1946–1953 for the New Yor...
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Jose Diokno
Jose "Pepe" Wright Diokno (February 26, 1922 – February 27, 1987) was a Filipino nationalist. He served as Senator of the Philippines, Secretary of Justice, founding chair of the Commission on H...
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Allan Prior
Allan Prior (13 January 1922, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, – 1 June 2006) was an English television scriptwriter and novelist, who wrote over 300 television episodes from the 1950s onwar...
Rhona and Rhoda Wurtele
Rhona and Rhoda Wurtele (born January 21, 1922) are identical twins and Canada's women's skiing pioneers and champions of the 1940s and 1950s. Together they made up the entire 1948 Olympic Women’s Alp...