Gandhi Was Shot On January 30th, 1948 By The Hindu Fanatic Nathuram Godse.
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there is a house in new orleans they call the rising sun it's been the ruin of a many a poor girl and me, oh god are one if i had listened like momma said i ...
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...
Syed Zafarul Hasan
Syed Zafarul Hasan (February 14, 1885 – June 19, 1949) was a prominent twentieth-century Muslim philosopher.
Syed Zafarul Hasan was the eldest son of Khan Sahib Syed Diwan Mohammad.Syed Zafarul Ha...
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John Lyttelton, 9th Viscount Cobham
John Cavendish Lyttelton, 9th Viscount Cobham KCB, DL (23 October 1881 – 31 July 1949), was a British peer, soldier and Conservative politician.
Cobham was the eldest son of Charles Lyttelton...
George Cores
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Nancy Dalberg
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H. W. Withers
Henry Wilson Withers (September 10, 1884 – June 15, 1949) was an American gymnast who was the head coach of the William & Mary Tribe men's basketball team in 1906–07. He led the team to a 1–4 reco...
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Hooper Brewster-Jones
Hooper Josse Brewster-Jones (1887–1949) was a musician and composer born in Orroroo, South Australia.His works include an opera The Nightingale and the Rose from The Happy Prince and Other Tales...
Buck Freeman
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Martin Knudsen
Martin Hans Christian Knudsen (February 15, 1871 in Hasmark – May 27, 1949 in Copenhagen) was a Danish physicist who taught and conducted research at the Technical University of DenmarkHe is primarily...
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Walther Lucht
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Gustave Lazard
Gustave Lazard (1876 – 1949) was a French chess master, problemist and organizer.He was an elder brother of Frédéric Lazard. His chess career took place in Paris. He tied for 5-6th in 1907 (Frank Mars...
Josef Schleich
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Torsten Carleman
Torsten Carleman (8 July 1892, Visseltofta, Osby Municipality – 11 January 1949, Stockholm), born Tage Gillis Torsten Carleman, was a Swedish mathematician, known for his results in classical analysis...
Amos Pokorný
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Ambrose J. Murphy
Ambrose J. Murphy (1869–1949) was an American architect whose practice was based in Providence Rhode Island. He was a specialist in ecclesiastical work and, in a career that spanned over 40 years, des...
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Philip Barry
Philip James Quinn Barry (June 18, 1896 – December 3, 1949) was an American dramatist best known for his plays Holiday (1928) and The Philadelphia Story (1939), which were both made into films starri...
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Curtis Booth
Curtis "Tommy" Booth (12 October 1891 – 29 October 1949) was an English footballer and football manager. He played for Wallsend Elm Villa, Newcastle United, Leeds City, Norwich City and Accrington Sta...
Fred J. Douglas
Fred James Douglas (September 14, 1869 – January 1, 1949) was a United States Representative from New York. Born in Clinton, Worcester County, Massachusetts, he moved with his parents to Little Falls,...
Karl Westa
Karl Westa (April 8, 1875 – March 3, 1949) was a United States Navy sailor and a recipient of the United States military's highest decoration, the Medal of Honor.
Karl Westa was born in Norway and...
Manuel Camus
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Johnny Bates (baseball)
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Ernie Taylor (footballer born 1869)
Ernest James "Ernie" Taylor (1869 – 13 November 1944) was an English amateur footballer who played for Southampton in the club's first two years in the Southern League.
Taylor was born in Liverpoo...
Ted Smith (art director)
Ted Smith (June 14, 1886 – June 19, 1949) was an American art director. He was nominated for two Academy Awards in the category Best Art Direction.
Smith was nominated for two Academy Awards...
Leon Schlesinger
Leon Schlesinger (May 20, 1884 – December 25, 1949) was an American film producer, most noted for founding Leon Schlesinger Studios, which later became the Warner Bros. Cartoons studio, during the Gol...
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