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.
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...
George Yankowski
George Edward Yankowski (born November 19, 1922) is a former professional baseball player. He was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He played parts of two seasons in Major League Baseball, appearing i...
Edmund Klein
Edmund Klein (1922-1999) was an American dermatologist. He was a research professor at the University at Buffalo and served as chief of dermatology at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Klein develope...
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...
András Hegedüs
András Hegedüs ([ˈɒndraːʃ ˈhɛɡɛdyʃ]; 31 October 1922 – 23 October 1999) was a Hungarian Communist politician who served as Chairman of the Council of Ministers from 1955 to 1956. He fled to the Soviet...
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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...
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,...
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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-...
Emma Ruíz
Emma Ruíz (born 26 January 1922) is a Mexican fencer. She competed in the women's individual foil event at the 1948 Summer Olympics.
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...
Gad Rausing
Dr. Gad Rausing (19 May 1922 – 28 January 2000) was a Swedish industrialist and archaeologist. Together with his brother Hans he inherited the Swedish packaging company Tetra Pak, founded by the...
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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...
Cioma Schönhaus
Samson "Cioma" Schönhaus (born September 28, 1922 in Berlin) is a graphic artist and writer who lived illegally as a Jew in hiding in Berlin during World War II. He was responsible for forging hundred...
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Beppe Fenoglio
Beppe Fenoglio ([ˈbɛppe feˈnɔʎʎo]; born Giuseppe Fenoglio 1 March 1922, Alba (CN) - 18 February 1963, Turin) was an Italian writer, partisan and translator from English. His major works was published ...
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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...
Mildred Gordon (Ganas)
Mildred Gordon (born 1922 - January 4, 2015) is the founder and Executive Director of the Foundation for Feedback Learning (FFL) and co-founder of the Ganas intentional community. She is currently th...
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Ray Goulding
Raymond Walter "Ray" Goulding (March 20, 1922 – March 24, 1990) was an American comedian, who, together with Bob Elliott formed the comedy duo of Bob and Ray.He was born in Lowell, Massachusetts...
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Wendell E. Dunn, Jr.
Wendell Earl Dunn, Jr. (August 30, 1922 – December 24, 2007) was an American chemical engineer, metallurgist, and inventor. His technologies for high temperature chlorination, gold extraction, ta...
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Đỗ Nhuận
Đỗ Nhuận (December 10, 1922 in Hải Dương – May 18, 1991 in Hanoi) was a Vietnamese classical composer. He is known for the first homegrown Vietnamese opera - Cô Sao "Miss Sao." This and other mo...
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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...
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...