Pierre Bonnard
La Sala Recoletos de Fundación Mapfre acoge una retrospectiva dedicada a Pierre Bonnard (1867-1947), una figura decisiva en torno al nacimiento del arte moderno y, a la vez, un artista cuya producción...
Evelyn Nesbit, Harry Thaw & The 1906 Stanford White Murder
In the annals of 20th century crime there are many cases that claim the title of the “crime of the century.” From the Lindbergh kidnapping case to the O.J Simpson saga, the public has always had an un...
The St Valentine’s Day Massacre in Chicago
Prohibition in the United States gave a massive boost to crime. In Chicago in the 1920s gangs made fortunes from illegal liquor and the associated protection and vice rackets. The relationships betwee...
Jeff Milton
La belleza y perfección única de Jeff Milton, en un muy bonito video elaborado por mi amigo ALEXZM.
How Rare Black Dahlias Get Their Color
The flower has been a molecular mystery for years, but scientists think they may have discovered the combination of pigments that create these unusual beauties
Han van Meegeren - Van Meegeren's Fake Vermeers
More video's about art to be seen at: http://arttube.boijmans.nl In 1937, Dirk Hannema, the director of Boymans Museum, the later Museum Boijmans van Beuning...
Han van Meegeren - ‘Fake’ Dutch Golden Age painting, The Procuress, proven to be ‘genuine’ - Telegraph
A Dutch Golden Age painting, The Procuress, which was once deemed to be an amazing fake by forgery artist Hans van Meegeren has proven to be a genuine, it has been reported.
Victor Horta
This is the mini-story of Victor Horta... Music : Erik Satie, Gnossienne.
Pierre Bonnard
Pierre Bonnard (October 3, 1867 -- January 23, 1947) was a French painter and printmaker, a founding member of Les Nabis. He was born in Fontenay-aux-Roses. ...
Celestina Boninsegna
Celestina Boninsegna singing the famous Casta Diva aria from Bellini's Norma. Recorded for G&T in 1904. I think that this is the best of the 3 discs I've pos...
Demetre Chiparus
Demetre Chiparus, jazz age Romanian sculptor, resided in Paris during Roaring Twenties, made ivory and bronze chryselephantine Art Deco figures of the dancer...
Magick (Aleister Crowley)
Magick, in the context of Aleister Crowley's Thelema, is a term used to differentiate the occult from stage magic and is defined as "the Science and Art of causing Change to occur in conformity with W...
Magick (Aleister Crowley) - Wikipedia
Friedrich Hiller von Gaertringen
Friedrich Hiller von Gaertringen (3 August 1864 - 25 October 1947) was a German archeologist and philologist in classic epigraphy.
Hiller von Gaertringen studied ancient history, first with Alfred...
Evelyn Nesbit, Harry Thaw & The 1906 Stanford White Murder
In the annals of 20th century crime there are many cases that claim the title of the “crime of the century.” From the Lindbergh kidnapping case to the O.J Simpson saga, the public has always had an un...
Narasimha Chintaman Kelkar
Narasimha Chintaman Kelkar (N. C. Kelkar) popularly known as Sahityasamrat Tatyasaheb Kelkar (24 August 1872 – 14 October 1947) was a lawyer from Satara as well as a dramatist, novelist, short story w...
William Montagu, 9th Duke of Manchester
William Angus Drogo Montagu, 9th Duke of Manchester (3 March 1877 – 9 February 1947), styled Lord Kimbolton from 1877 to 1890 and Viscount Mandeville from 1890 to 1892, was a British peer and Liberal ...
William Montagu, 9th Duke of Manchester - Wikipedia
The St Valentine’s Day Massacre in Chicago
Prohibition in the United States gave a massive boost to crime. In Chicago in the 1920s gangs made fortunes from illegal liquor and the associated protection and vice rackets. The relationships betwee...
George Carney
George Carney (21 November 1887 – 9 December 1947) was a British film actor.He worked in the Liverpool Cotton Exchange, in a furniture business, then in the Belfast shipping yards. He then took up con...
George Carney - Wikipedia
Nelson Betancourt
Nelson Betancourt - was a cricketer who was a useful batsman and an occasional wicketkeeper and bowler. He was born in Trinidad on June 4, 1887 and died there on October 12, 1947, aged 60. His career...
Carlo Salotti
Carlo Salotti (25 July 1870 – 24 October 1947) was an Italian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Prefect of the Congregation of Rites from 1938 until his death, and was elevated...
Meredith Colket
Meredith Bright Colket (November 19, 1878, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – June 7, 1947, Philadelphia) was an American pole vaulter who competed in the late 19th century and early 20th century. He parti...
Meredith Colket - Wikipedia
Edward Brown (Manitoba politician)
Edward Brown (May 23, 1865 – February 8, 1947) was a Manitoba politician. He served briefly as leader of the Manitoba Liberal Party (1906–07), and was later a cabinet minister in Tobias C. Norri...
Richard Fuchs
Richard Fuchs ([fʊks]), composer and architect, was born in Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany, on 26 April 1887 and died in Wellington, New Zealand, on 22 September 1947. The football player Gottfried Fuchs w...
Hans Ruch
Hans Ruch (8 September 1898 – 8 August 1947) was a German international footballer who played for Union 92 Berlin and Hertha BSC.
Orval Overall
Orval Overall (February 2, 1881 – July 14, 1947) was an American pitcher in Major League Baseball. He was a member of the Chicago Cubs dynasty of the early 1900s. As of 2014, he remains the last man t...
Orval Overall - Wikipedia
Karl von Oberkamp
SS-Brigadeführer und Generalmajor der Waffen-SS Karl Ferdinand Reichsritter von Oberkamp (1893–1947) was a German Heer and Waffen-SS officer who commanded the 7. SS-Freiwilligen-Gebirgs-Division Prinz...
William C. Durant
William Crapo "Billy" Durant (December 8, 1861 – March 18, 1947) was a leading pioneer of the United States automobile industry, who created the system of multi-brand holding companies with different...
William C. Durant - Wikipedia
Crawford Vaughan
Crawford Vaughan (1874 – 1947), was Premier of South Australia between 3 April 1915 and 14 July 1917.Vaughan unsuccessfully campaigned for a seat in the Australian House of Representatives in 19...
Crawford Vaughan - Wikipedia
Zinda Kaboré
Kaboré Bebzinda, better known as Philippe Zinda Kaboré (18 November 1920, Koudougou, French Upper Volta - 25 May 1947, Abidjan, French Ivory Coast) was a politician of Voltaic origin.
Zinda Kaboré...
Andrei Shkuro
Andrei Grigoriyevich Shkuro (Russian: Андрей Григорьевич Шкуро; Ukrainian: Андрій Григорович Шкуро) (19 January 1887 (O.S.: 7 January) – 17 January 1947) was a Lieutenant General (1919) of the W...
Andrei Shkuro - Wikipedia