Did FDR End The Great Depression?
When the Democratic Party tinkers with the economy they make it worse.
July 18, 1940 FDR Nominated For Unprecedented Third Term
On this day in 1940, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, who first took office in 1933 as America’s 32nd president, is nominated for an unprecedentedthird term. Roosevelt, a Democrat, would eventually be elect...
The Eleanor Roosevelt Story
The Eleanor Roosevelt Story
7 Things You Don't Know About Mother's Day's Dark History
The holiday started as an antiwar statement. But battles over who owned Mother's Day kept coming.
History of palm-reading: Josef Ranald's analysis of FDR Hitler and Mussolini.
In a 1938 book, How to Know People by Their Hands, palmist Josef Ranald included these three handprints of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Benito Mussolini, and Adolf Hitler, analyzing each. His analyses o...
9 Things You May Not Know About Franklin D. Roosevelt
In late March 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt traveled to his favorite retreat in Warm Springs, Georgia, in an attempt to regain his failing health. At first, the rest appeared to be doing him a...
Fortunio Bonanova
Some clips from this most incredible of films from Mexico. From 1946, view 25 year old Ricardo Montalban as a Seminarian who may be beginning to stray! Lov...
Nunzio Gallo
Magnifico brano del 1958 di Antonio Pugliese e Furio Rendine : Vurria canzone vincitrice del VI° Festival della Canzone Napoletana portata al successo e alla...
Sergei Prokofiev
Purchase on iTunes now: http://tinyurl.com/lhnksah Valery Gergiev conducts the London Symphony Orchestra performing the complete version of Prokofiev's Romeo...
Richard Avedon
Richard Avedon slide show of his best work. I am sorry, I realize that not all of the photographs in this slide show were takenby Richard Avedon.
Josephine Baker
Go to http://www.blackisbeautifulamsterdam.nl for more information and an online research lab. 19-year-old Josephine Baker sensed white fantasies about black...
Orhan Kemal
Orhan Kemal (15 September 1914, Ceyhan, Adana – 2 June 1970, Sofia, Bulgaria) is the pen name of Turkish novelist Mehmet Raşit Öğütçü. He is known for his realist novels that describe the life of the ...
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Ubaldo Lay
Ubaldo Lay (14 April 1917 - 27 September 1984) was an Italian actor and voice actor.
Born in Rome as Ubaldo Bussa, after graduating in law Lay was admitted in 1939 at the Academy of Dramatic Arts,...
Robert McKim (actor)
Robert McKim (August 26, 1886 – June 4, 1927) was an American actor of the silent film era. He appeared in 99 films between 1915 and 1927. He is best remembered for playing the arch villain oppo...
Flavio Ortega
Flavio Ortega (born Flávio Ortega, 1944 – 6 February 2007) was a Brazilian-born, naturalized Honduran footballer and manager.
Flavio Ortega was a Brazilian footballer who started playing in 1962 a...
Arnold Johnson
Arnold M. Johnson (1906–1960) was an American industrialist, businessman and sportsman, who purchased the Philadelphia Athletics baseball club and moved it to Kansas City, Missouri in the autumn...
Toshihito Ito
Toshihito Ito (伊藤俊人, Itō Toshihito)) was a Japanese actor and member of the Tokyo Sunshine Boys theatrical troupe. He was born on February 16, 1962 in Niigata, Japan. He died on May 24, 2002 f...
Girija Shankar Bajpai
Sir Girija Shankar Bajpai KCSI, KBE, CIE, ICS (1891 – 5 December 1954) was an eminent Indian civil servant, diplomat and Governor. Kanti Bajpai, the Indian academic, is his grandson.
Bajpai was bo...
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Jagjit Singh
Jagjit Singh, born Jagmohan Singh (8 February 1941 – 10 October 2011), was a prominent Indian Ghazal singer, songwriter and musician. Known as the "Ghazal King", he gained acclaim together with his wi...
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Leonhard Euler
Leonhard Euler (/ˈɔɪlər/ OY-lər; [ˈɔʏlɐ], [ˈɔɪlr̩];15 April 1707 – 18 September 1783) was a pioneering Swiss mathematician and physicist. He made important discoveries in fields as dive...
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Kei Kumai
Kei Kumai (熊井 啓, Kumai Kei, June 1, 1930 – May 23, 2007) was a Japanese film director from Azumino, Nagano prefecture. After his studies in literature at Shinshu University, he worked as direc...
Yasuzo Masumura
Yasuzo Masumura (増村 保造, Masumura Yasuzō, August 25, 1924 – November 23, 1986) was a Japanese film director.
Masumura was born in Kōfu, Yamanashi. After dropping out of a law course at the ...
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Sven Lindberg
Sven Lindberg (20 November 1918 – 25 December 2006) was a Swedish film actor and director. He was born and died in Stockholm, Sweden. At the 29th Guldbagge Awards he won the award for Best Actor...
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