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 ...
Jerry Noonan
Gerald Michael Noonan (August 4, 1898 – 1971) was a Fordham All-American who played professional football. "Jerry's" football career included playing at Santa Clara College, Oakland and playing on the...
Vera Thulin
Vera Thulin (later Mirsky, June 7, 1893 – April 9, 1974) was a Swedish freestyle swimmer who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.She was born in Uppsala and died in Stockholm.In 1912 she was pa...
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 ...
Yadavindra Singh - Wikipedia
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...
John Landquist - Wikipedia
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...
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...
George Brunies
George Brunies, aka Georg Brunis, (February 6, 1902 – November 19, 1974) was a jazz trombonist who came to fame in the 1930s, and was part of the Dixieland revival. He was known as the "King of the Ta...
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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 ...
Margaret Furse
Margaret Furse (18 February 1911 – 8 July 1974) was an English costume designer.
She was born Alice Margaret Watts on 18 February 1911 to Punch magazine illustrator Arthur G. Watts and his w...
Robert Youngson
Robert Youngson (November 27, 1917 – April 8, 1974) was a film producer, director, and screenwriter.Born in Brooklyn, New York, he was responsible for reacquainting movie audiences with the work of th...
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...
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.
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...
Dougie Sharpe
Dougie Sharpe (born New Abbey, Dumfries and Galloway 1926–1974) was a Scottish footballer who played for Queen of the South from the town of Dumfries.
Dougie Sharpe was a native of New Abbey. He p...
Merritt B. Gerstad
Merritt B. Gerstad (5 July 1900, Chicago, Illinois – 1 March 1974, Laguna Beach, California) was an American cinematographer of silent and early sound films.
After beginning as a cinegrapher...
Edward Spears
Major-General Sir Edward Louis Spears, 1st Baronet, KBE CB MC (7 August 1886 – 27 January 1974) was a British Army officer and Member of Parliament noted for his role as a liaison officer between Bri...
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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...
Patricia Collinge - Wikipedia
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...
Evert Björn
Evert Björn (January 21, 1888 – December 21, 1974) was a Swedish athlete. He competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics in London and in the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm.He did not finish his in...
Eugene Worley
Francis Eugene Worley (October 10, 1908 – December 17, 1974) was a U.S. Representative from Texas.
Born in Lone Wolf, Oklahoma, Worley moved to Shamrock, Texas, in 1922. He attended public schools...