THE OPPENHEIMER RIDDLE / New evidence of Communist membership debated by scholars of Berkeley scientist
Was J. Robert Oppenheimer, the brilliant Berkeley scientist known as "the father of the atomic bomb," a secret member of the Communist Party? Charges of Communist associations led to Oppenheimer's do...
Oct 9,1967-Che Guevara Is Executed
On this day in 1967, socialist revolutionary and guerilla leader Che Guevara, age 39, is killed by the Bolivian army.
Conservatives Lose It After Obama Takes Photo In Front Of Che Guevara Mural
The conservative blogosphere had a collective melt down after President Barack Obama took a picture in front of a mural of Cuban revolutionary leader Che Guevara on Monday in Havana's Revolution Plaza...
How Che Guevara's home became a kitesurfing haven
Once a seaside getaway for Cuba's wealthy and the honeymoon home of Che Guevara, Tarara is a resort with a rich history.
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...
Inside the Mansfield Mansion
It just doesn't get much more kitsch (or pink) than screen siren Jayne Mansfield's Sunset Boulevard home circa 1960. Floor to ceiling shag carpets, heart-sh
Remembering Jayne Mansfield
Actress, singer, and 1950s blonde bombshell Jayne Mansfield was born 80 years ago today.  Known as the ‘Working Man’s Monroe,’ Jayne is best known for her roles in The Girl Can’t Help It (1956), Too H...
Zinaida Serebriakova - Zinaida Serebriakova
Zinaida Yevgenyevna Serebriakova (1884 - 1967) was among the first female Russian painters of distinction. She was born on the estate of Neskuchnoye near Kha...
Zoltán Kodály
From 1989 recital in Tokyo, Japan.
Zbigniew Cybulski
Zbigniew Cybulski [ˈzbiɡɲɛf t͡sɨˈbulskʲi] (November 3, 1927 – January 8, 1967) was a Polish actor, one of the best-known and most popular personalities of the post-World War II history of Poland...
Zbigniew Cybulski - Wikipedia
Miklós Takács
Miklós Antal Imre Takács de Saár (Szombathely, Hungary, 1906 – Szombathely, 1967) was a Hungarian silviculturalist and Social Democratic politician. He was a member of the Takács de Saár family....
THE OPPENHEIMER RIDDLE / New evidence of Communist membership debated by scholars of Berkeley scientist
Was J. Robert Oppenheimer, the brilliant Berkeley scientist known as "the father of the atomic bomb," a secret member of the Communist Party? Charges of Communist associations led to Oppenheimer's do...
Oct 9,1967-Che Guevara Is Executed
On this day in 1967, socialist revolutionary and guerilla leader Che Guevara, age 39, is killed by the Bolivian army.
Charlie Gelbert
Charles Magnus Gelbert (January 26, 1906 – January 13, 1967) was a professional baseball player. He played all or part of ten seasons in Major League Baseball for the St. Louis Cardinals (1929–32 and ...
Charlie Gelbert - Wikipedia
Willy Fick
Wilhelm Peter Hubert Fick (1893–1967), called Willy Fick, was a German graphic artist born in Cologne. He belonged to the Dada movement, and in 1919 became a founding member of the artist circle calle...
Willy Fick - Wikipedia
Billie West
Billie West (5 August 1891 – 7 June 1967), was an American actress of the silent era. She appeared in 65 films between 1912 and 1917.She was born in Kentucky and died in Plainfield, New Jersey.<...
Billie West - Wikipedia
Ulderico Sergo
Ulderico Sergo (Rijeka, 4 July 1913 – Cleveland, 20 February 1967) was a bantamweight professional boxer from Italy, who won the gold medal at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin. He defeated Jac...
Esther Pohl Lovejoy
Esther Pohl Lovejoy (November 16, 1869 – August 31, 1967) was an American physician, public health pioneer, suffrage activist, congressional candidate, and a central figure in early efforts to o...
Esther Pohl Lovejoy - Wikipedia
Joseph Perotaux
Joseph Perotaux (8 January 1883 – 23 April 1967) was a French fencer. He won a gold medal in the foil competition at the 1924 Summer Olympics.
Karol Rómmel
Karol Rómmel (Russian: Карл Альфонсович Руммель, German: Karol von Rummel; 1888–1967) was a Polish and Russian military officer, sportsman and horse rider. He competed in the 1912 Summer Olymp...
Edwin Percy Phillips
Edwin Percy Phillips (18 February 1884 Sea Point, Cape Town - 12 April 1967 Cape Town), was a South African botanist and taxonomist, noted for his monumental work The Genera of South African Flowering...
Edwin Percy Phillips - Wikipedia
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...
Raghunath Choudhary
Raghunath Choudhary (Assamese: ৰঘূনাথ চৌধাৰী; 1879–1967) was a notable writer of the Jonaki era of Assamese literature. Choudhary is known as bihogi kobi (poet of birds) because in his most of wri...
Linda Eenpalu
Linda Marie Eenpalu, (20 September 1890 – 4 June 1967, born Koplus, until 1935 named Einbund) was an Estonian politician. She was a member of the National Constituent Assembly (1937) and a Member of t...
Julien Peridier
Julien Péridier (1882 – April 19, 1967) was a French electrical engineer and amateur astronomer. For his work he was made an Officer of the Legion of Honour. In 1933 he founded a private observa...
Inside the Mansfield Mansion
It just doesn't get much more kitsch (or pink) than screen siren Jayne Mansfield's Sunset Boulevard home circa 1960. Floor to ceiling shag carpets, heart-sh
Lloyd Berkner
Lloyd Viel Berkner (February 1, 1905, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin – June 4, 1967, in Washington, D.C.) was an American physicist and engineer. He was one of the inventors of the measuring device that sinc...
James Fields Smathers
James Fields Smathers (February 12, 1888 - August 7, 1967) of Kansas City invented what is considered the first practical power-operated typewriter.
Smathers was born on a farm near Valley Spring,...
Arthur Morse
Sir Arthur Morse (Chinese: 摩士) (25 April 1892 - 13 May 1967) was the head of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation during and after World War II. He was a British banker born in Tipperary in ...
Arthur Morse - Wikipedia
Peter Badcoe
Peter John Badcoe VC (11 January 1934 – 7 April 1967) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry "in the face of the enemy" that can be awarded to British...
Peter Badcoe - Wikipedia