Krikor Torosyan
Krikor Torosian (1884 - 1915) was a renowned Armenian satirical writer, journalist, and publisher. He started his own satirical journal entitled Gigo, which became popular among the Armenians in Const...
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Dikran Chökürian
Dikran Chökürian (Տիգրան Չէօկիւրեան, 1884, Gümüşhane, Ottoman Empire - 1915) was an Armenian writer and teacher, editor of the journal Vostan (Ոստան) and a victim of the Armenian Genocide.He graduated...
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Lando Ndasingwa
Landoald 'Lando' Ndasingwa (died 7 April 1994) was a Rwandan politician, leader of the moderate Parti libéral du Rwanda. He was killed in the beginning of the Rwandan Genocide.Educated at the Collèg...
Armenak Yekarian
Armenakis Yekarian (Armenian: Արմենակ Եկարյան; 1870–1926) was an Armenian fedayee. Yekarian was born in Van, Ottoman Empire. He joined the Armenian national liberation movement through the ranks o...
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Ralph Erwin
Ralph Erwin (1896–1943) was an Austrian-born French composer who worked on a number of film scores. He was born Erwin Vogl in Bielitz, Silesia which was then part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. He se...
Addai Scher
Addai Scher (Syriac: ܐܕܝ ܫܝܪ‏, [ʔadðˈðaːj ʃeːr]) Also written Addai Sher, Addaï Scher and Addai Sheir (3 March 1867 – 21 June 1915), an ethnic Assyrian, was the Chaldean Catholic archbishop of Sii...
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Stepan Zorian
Stepan Zorian (Armenian: Ստեփան Զօրեան, 1867–1919), better known by his nom de guerre Rostom (Ռոստոմ), was one of the three founders of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation and a very active particip...
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Jakub Cytryn
Jakub Cytryn (1909 – 1943) was a Jewish painter in the interwar Poland. He specialized in landscape painting and Jewish themes.Born in Opatów, in the historic province of Lesser Poland, Cytryn showed ...
Ruben Sevak
Rupen Çilingiryan (Sevag) (Ռուբէն Սեւակ, Silivri, Ottoman Turkey, February 15, 1885 – Çankırı, Ottoman Turkey, August 26, 1915) was an Armenian poet, prose-writer, and doctor.
Rupen Sevak re...
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Shimun XXI Benyamin
Mar Shimun XXI Benyamin (1887– 3 March 1918) (Syriac: ܡܪܝ ܒܢܝܡܝܢ ܫܡܥܘܢ ܥܣܪܝܢ ܘܩܕܡܝܐ) was a Catholicos Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East.
He was born in 1887 in the village of ...
Faustin Rucogoza
Faustin Rucogoza (died April 7, 1994) was a Rwandan politician and the Minister of Information in the Broad-Based Transitional Government between late 1993 and April 1994. He was killed at the beginn...
Erukhan
Erukhan (Armenian: Երուխան) (1870-1915) was the pen name for Yervant Srmakeshkhanlian (Armenian: Երուանդ Սրմաքէշխանլեան). He was an Armenian writer of the late 19th and early 20th century. He was ...
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Jacek Rotmil
Jacek Rotmil (1888–1944) was a Russian-born art director and production designer who worked on 100 films during his career Following the First World War, Rotmil entered the booming German film industr...
Pailadzo Captanian
Pailadzo Captanian was a survivor of the Armenian Genocide and an author. She is also credited with inspiring the creation of Rice-A-Roni which is based on her own recipe of Armenian pilaf. During the...
Mari Beyleryan
Mari Beyleryan (1877, Constantinople - 1915) was an Armenian feminist activist, writer and public figure.She finished the Esayan college of Constantinople, then studied at the studio of Bera. She cont...
John Dawson Dewhirst
John Dawson Dewhirst (1952 - c. August 1978) was a British teacher and amateur yachtsman who was one of nine western adventurers, and two Britons, known to fall victim to the Khmer Rouge during the ge...
Malcolm Caldwell
James Alexander Malcolm Caldwell (27 September 1931 – 23 December 1978) was a British academic and a prolific Marxist writer. He was a consistent critic of American foreign policy, a campaigner for As...
Parsegh Shahbaz
Parsegh Shahbaz (Armenian: Բարսեղ Շահբազ; June 1883 – 1915) was an Ottoman Armenian lawyer, political activist, journalist, and columnist. He was a member of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation....
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Shavarsh Krissian
Shavarsh Krissian (July 22, 1886 – August 15, 1915) was an athlete, writer, publicist, journalist, educator, and editor of the first sports magazine of the Ottoman Empire Marmnamarz. He is considered ...
Shavarsh Krissian - Wikipedia
Toma Audo
Mar Toma Audo (Syriac: ܬܐܘܡܐ ܐܘܕܘ), also spelled Thomas Audo (October 10, 1854 - July 27, 1918) was Archbishop of the Chaldean Catholic Church.
He was born on October 11, 1855 in Alqosh. His u...
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Sisowath Sirik Matak
Sisowath Sirik Matak (Khmer: ស៊ីសុវត្ថិ សិរិមតះ; January 22, 1914 – April 21, 1975) was a member of the Cambodian royal family, the Varman dynasty, under the House of Sisowath. Siri...
Sisowath Sirik Matak - Wikipedia
Philippe-Jacques Abraham
Mar Philippe-Jacques Abraham (Syriac: ܐܒܪܗܡ ܦܝܠܝܦܘܣ ܝܥܩܘܒ) (Orahim Pillipus Yaqub) (January 3, 1848 – August 28, 1915) was an ethnic Assyrian bishop of the Chaldean Catholic Church.He was b...
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The 20 Hunchakian gallows
The 20 Hunchakian gallows (Armenian: Քսան կախաղան, K'san kakhaghan, also "The 20 Martyrs" and "The 20s") is the common name for the group of Hunchakian activists who were hanged in the Sultan Beya...
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