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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Nelson "Jack" Edwards
Nelson "Jack" Edwards, 1917–1974, was Vice President of the UAW (United Auto Workers), and a founder of CBTU, the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists.Nelson "Jack" Edwards United Auto Workers VP was bo...
Max Bernays
Max Bernays (January 3, 1910 - March 30, 1974) was a Royal Canadian Naval Reserve Acting Chief Petty Officer who fought in the Battle of the Atlantic during the Second World War. He was awarded the Co...
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...
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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...
Warren Chetham-Strode
Reginald Warren Chetham-Strode, MC, (28 January 1896 – 26 April 1974) was an English author and playwright. He wrote several plays including The Guinea Pig (1946) which was turned into a movie i...
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...
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...
Mihail Corbuleanu
Mihail Corbuleanu (born 1894, died 1974) was a Romanian Major-General during World War II. He began his military career Military Attaché to Rome in 1940. In 1944 he was briefly in reserve, but then b...
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...
A.F.X. Baron
Anthony Francis Xavier Baron (4 October 1913 – 1974) was a British far-right political figure in the 1940s and 1950s who founded and headed the English branch of the Nationalist Information Bure...
Gianna Manzini
Gianna Manzini (Pistoia, March 24, 1896 – Rome, August 31, 1974) was an Italian writer whose Ritratto in piedi won her the Premio Campiello in 1971. It is a semi-autobiographical portrait of her fathe...
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David Oistrakh
David Fyodorovich Oistrakh (September 30 [O.S. September 17] 1908 – October 24, 1974) was a renowned Soviet classical violinist.Oistrakh collaborated with major orchestras and musici...
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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...
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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...
Jenő Uhlyárik
Jenő Uhlyárik (15 October 1893 – 23 April 1974) was an Hungarian fencer. He won a silver medal at the 1924 Summer Olympics in the team sabre competition.
Ed Allen (musician)
Ed Allen (December 15, 1897, Nashville, Tennessee – January 28, 1974, New York City) was an American jazz trumpeter and cornetist.
Edward Clifton Allen's family moved to St. Louis, Missouri,...