The General Who Won WWII - You Never Guess How Stalin Rewarded Him
Georgy Zhukov was a Soviet career officer in the Red Army who, in the course of World War II, played the most pivotal role in leading the Red Army drive through much of Eastern Europe to liberate the ...
''Even A Brick Wants To Be Something'' - Louis Kahn
In 1904, at the age of three, Kahn suffered severe burns to his face and hands marking him for life. Who would have ever thought then that his preferred drawing material would have been charcoal with ...
Duke Ellington - It don't mean a thing (1943)
Duke Ellington and his orchestra playing this awesome tune in 1943. It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) is a 1931 composition by Duke Elling...
The General Who Won WWII - You Never Guess How Stalin Rewarded Him
Georgy Zhukov was a Soviet career officer in the Red Army who, in the course of World War II, played the most pivotal role in leading the Red Army drive through much of Eastern Europe to liberate the ...
Yadavindra Singh
Yadvinder Singh Mahendra Bahadur, GCIE, GBE  pronunciation  (17 January 1913, Patiala, Punjab – 17 June 1974, The Hague, Netherlands) was Maharaja of Patiala from 1938 to 1974. He was also ...
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John Landquist
John Landquist (born 3 December 1881 in Stockholm – dead 2 April 1974 (aged 92) in Danderyd) was a Swedish literary critic, literary scholar, writer and professor of pedagogy and psychology at Lund Un...
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Ángela Loij
Ángela Loij (died 28 May 1974) was the last surviving full-blooded Ona native woman of Tierra del Fuego. The Ona were decimated by loss of habitat, European diseases and the Selknam Genocide. She was ...
Hugh Cecil
Hugh Cecil Saunders (March 1890 Kingston upon Thames, Surrey - March 1974 Brighton) was an English photographer of the 1910s, 1920s and 1930s, who practised under the professional name of Hugh Cecil.B...
Hugh Cecil - Wikipedia
Cecil Kinahan
Cecil Edward Kinahan (April 15, 1879 – March 15, 1912) was an Irish track and field athlete who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics for the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.He was bo...
Olive Hazlett
Olive Clio Hazlett (October 27, 1890 – March 8, 1974) was an American mathematician who spent most of her career working for the University of Illinois. She mainly researched algebra, and wrote sevent...
Gu Zhun
Gu Zhun (Chinese: 顾准; 1915–1974) was a Chinese intellectual, economist and pioneer of post-Marxist Chinese liberalism. A victim of "anti-Rightist" purges, he spent his later life in prisons and re...
Alan Parnaby
Brigadier Alan Herring Parnaby OBE (2 September 1916 – 25 November 1974) was an English cricketer and British Army officer. Parnaby was a right-handed batsman. He was born at Sunderland, Count...
John Mais
John Mais (January 17, 1888 – August 8, 1974) was an American gymnast who competed in the 1920 Summer Olympics and in the 1924 Summer Olympics.
Arthur Shoosmith
Arthur Shoosmith (1888 - 1974) was an English architect who emigrated to India and worked for a time on behalf of the well-known English architect Sir Edwin Lutyens.
Shoosmith was born in 1888 in ...
Amanat Ali Khan
Ustad Amanat Ali Khan (Urdu: استاد امانت علی خان‎; born 1922–1974) was a Pakistani classical and ghazal singer, from the Patiala gharana. He was honoured with the 'Pride of Performance' awar...
Gérard de Balorre
Gérard de Balorre (1899 – 1974) was a French equestrian. He won a silver medal in team dressage at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, together with André Jousseaume and Daniel Gillois.
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Norm Hall (footballer)
Norm Hall (28 November 1894 - 19 November 1974) was an Australian rules footballer who played with Essendon in the Victorian Football League (VFL).Hall, a forward, was a nephew of Test cricketer and V...
Leslie Bradley
Leslie Bradley (September 1, 1907–July 20, 1974) was an English actor. He died in Desert Hot Springs, California.
Joseph Eichler
Joseph Eichler (1900–1974) was a 20th-century post-war U.S. American real estate developer known for developing distinctive residential subdivisions of Mid-Century modern style tract housing in Cali...
Joseph Eichler - Wikipedia
Wayne M. Collins
Wayne Mortimer Collins (November 23, 1899–July 16, 1974) was a civil rights attorney who worked on cases related to the Japanese American evacuation and internment.
Collins was born in Sacra...
Frances Bemis
Frances Bemis (Fulton County, Georgia, June 25, 1898–November 3, 1974 St. Augustine, Florida) was a public relations specialist specializing in department store promotions, a newspaper writer, radio ...
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Arthur Samish
Arthur "Artie" H. Samish (August 9, 1897 – February 12, 1974) was one of the most influential lobbyists in the history of California, representing movie studios, racetracks, lawyers, insurance compan...
Patricia Collinge
Patricia Collinge (September 20, 1892 – April 10, 1974) was an Irish American actress. She was born in Dublin, Ireland.
She was born to F. Channon Collinge and Emmie Russell. Her birth name was Ei...
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Mahendra Nath Deka Phukan
Mahendranath Dekaphukan (1903–1974) or Monai Boiragi in full Mahendra Nath Moi Heng Dang Deka Phukan was an artist, poet, journalist and craftsman of Assam. He was the elder son of Lakshminath Phuk...
Virginia Apgar
Virginia Apgar (7 June 1909–7 August 1974) was an American obstetrical anesthesiologist. She was a leader in the fields of anesthesiology and teratology, and introduced obstetrical consideration...
Eduardo Cansino, Jr.
Eduardo Cansino, Jr. (October 13, 1919 – March 11, 1974) was an actor, the son of Volga Hayworth, a Ziegfeld Follies showgirl, and Spanish-Andalusian dance master Eduardo Cansino, Sr.He was the young...
Carl Jaffe
Carl Jaffe (21 March 1902 – 12 April 1974) was a German actor. Jaffe trained on the stage in his native Hamburg, Kassel and Wiesbaden before moving to Berlin, where his career took off.In 1933 J...
Gene Byrnes
Eugene Francis Byrnes (March 18, 1889 – July 26, 1974) created the long-running comic strip Reg'lar Fellers, which he signed Gene Byrnes. His humorous look at suburban children (who nevertheless spoke...
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John Layard
John Willoughby Layard (27 November 1891 – 26 November 1974) was an English anthropologist and psychologist.
Layard was born in London, son of the essayist and literary writer George Somes Layard....