History of Art: Henry Moore
English sculptor, draughtsman and printmaker. Generally acknowledged as the most important British sculptor of the 20th century, he took the human figure as his central subject-matter throughout his c...
Connection Failed: An Analysis of Christopher Isherwood’s [A Single Man]
Failure is found at the heart of many great works of fiction. It is a common motif used to spark an emotional connection, sympathy, and at times, anger. Failure is not only the heart of Christopher Is...
Benny Goodman - Benny Goodman and Peggy Lee - Why Don t You Do Right
Artist: Peggy Lee Song: Why Don't You Do Right Album: Moments Like This Lyrics: You had plenty money, 1922 You let other women make a fool of you Why don't y...
History of Art: Henry Moore
English sculptor, draughtsman and printmaker. Generally acknowledged as the most important British sculptor of the 20th century, he took the human figure as his central subject-matter throughout his c...
Connection Failed: An Analysis of Christopher Isherwood’s [A Single Man]
Failure is found at the heart of many great works of fiction. It is a common motif used to spark an emotional connection, sympathy, and at times, anger. Failure is not only the heart of Christopher Is...
Alex Munro (comedian)
Alex Munro (6 March 1911 – 20 January 1986) was a Scottish actor and comedian.
Born as Alexander Neilson Horsburgh in Shettleston, Glasgow, he joined his brother Archie and sister June in an acrob...
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum is dedicated to the artistic legacy of Georgia O'Keeffe, her life, American modernism, and public engagement. It opened on July 17, 1997, eleven years after the artist's de...
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Georgia O'Keeffe Home and Studio
The Georgia O'Keeffe Home and Studio is a site significant for its architecture and its association with artist Georgia O'Keeffe, who purchased the Abiquiú, New Mexico property from the Roman Catholic...
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Maria L. de Hernández
María Rebecca Latigo de Hernández (29 July 1896 – 8 January 1986) was a Mexican-American rights activist. She was born in San Pedro Garza García, Mexico. During the 1930s, she spoke publicly and demon...
Large Interior Form, 1953-54
Large Interior Form, 1953-54 is a sculpture by Henry Moore.
It was produced in a bronze edition of six, which was first created as part of a larger work in the 1950s, and only cast as a separate w...
Large Interior Form, 1953-54 - Wikipedia
Laurence Hartnett
Sir Laurence John Hartnett CBE (26 May 1898 – 4 April 1986) was an engineer who made several important contributions to the Australian automotive industry, and is often called 'The Fath...
Harold John Pye
Harold John Pye (27 November 1901 - 20 January 1986) was the son of William George Pye who, in 1896, started a company called W G Pye which manufactured scientific and optical equipment. The firm pros...
George Kenneth Mallory
George Kenneth Mallory (1900–1986) was an American pathologist chiefly remembered for describing the Mallory–Weiss tear.He was born in Boston, Massachusetts on 14 February 1900, the son of Frank Burr ...
Upright Motive No. 1: Glenkiln Cross
Upright Motive No. 1: Glenkiln Cross is a bronze sculpture by Henry Moore, cast in a number of copies in 1955-56. It was the first of a series of narrow vertical sculptures by Moore, who compared the...
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Fernando L. Ribas-Dominicci
Major Fernando Luis Ribas-Dominicci (June 24, 1952 – April 15, 1986), was an F-111F pilot in the United States Air Force. He was killed in action during Operation El Dorado Canyon, the April 15,...
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Rolf Gustafsson
Rolf Gustafsson (December 18, 1906 – September 21, 1986) was a Swedish boxer who competed in the 1928 Summer Olympics.In 1928 he was eliminated in the first round of the featherweight class afte...
Cyril Trailor
Cyril Henry Trailor (born 15 May 1919 in Merthyr Tydfil–d.28 August 1986 in Merthyr Tydfil) was a Welsh professional footballer who played for Northfleet United, Tottenham Hotspur, Leyton Orient, Bed...
Herma Szabo
Herma Szabo (February 22, 1902 - May 7, 1986) was an Austrian singles and pairs figure skater. She is the 1924 Olympic champion in ladies' singles and a seven-time World Champion, including five titl...
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Yussuf Hamis
Yussuf Hamis (Arabic: يوسف خميس‎, Hebrew: יוסוף ח'מיס; born 10 May 1921, died 22 September 1986) was an Israeli Arab politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Mapam between 1955 a...
Maharshi Mehi Paramhans
Maharshi Mehi Paramhans is revered as a great sant in the illustrious tradition of Sant Mat. He made an in-depth study of Vedas, main Upanishads, the Bhagavad Gita, the Bible, different sutras of Budd...
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Lucia Chase
Lucia Chase (24 March 1897; Waterbury, Connecticut - 9 January 1986; New York, USA) was an American dancer, actress, ballet director and also the co-founder of the American Ballet Theatre.
She stu...
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William W. Outerbridge
William Woodward Outerbridge (14 April 1906–20 September 1986) was a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy. He held the distinction of firing the first shots in defense of the United States dur...
Frithjov Meier Vik
Frithjov Meier Vik (15 March 1902 – 2 January 1986) was a Norwegian politician for the Conservative Party.He was born in Kvæfjord.He was elected to the Norwegian Parliament from Troms in 1954, a...
Lady Gwen Thompson
Lady Gwen Thompson (September 16, 1928 – May 22, 1986) was the "public Craft name", or pseudonym of Witchcraft author Phyllis Thompson (née Healy).In the 1980s, she altered her craft forename to...
David James (British politician)
David Pelham Guthrie-James, MBE, DSC (25 December 1919 – 15 December 1986) was a British Conservative Party politician, author and adventurer.
He was the eldest son of Sir Archibald James and Brid...
W. W. Behrens, Jr.
Vice Admiral William Wohlsen Behrens, Jr. (September 14, 1922 – January 21, 1986) was an American naval officer and oceanographer who was instrumental in establishing the National Oceanic and Atmosphe...
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Tracy Pew
Tracy Franklin Pew (19 December 1957 – 7 November 1986) was an Australian musician: he was the bass guitarist for The Birthday Party from 1975 to its disbandment in June 1983. He was su...
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Fred Collard
Frederick Walter "Fred" Collard (6 June 1912 – 1 December 1986) was an Australian politician. Born in Beverley, Western Australia, he was educated at state schools before becoming a goldminer an...