Alfred Taylor (soldier)
Captain Alfred James "Bulala" Taylor (1862–1941) was a soldier and farmer who fought and settled in Southern Rhodesia
Alfred Taylor was born in Dublin on 14 November 1861, the son of Willia...
William Walker (diplomat)
William Graham Walker (born June 1, 1935) is a veteran United States Foreign Service diplomat who served as the US ambassador to El Salvador and as the head of the Kosovo Verification Mission.
Wal...
Éamon de Valera
Éamon de Valera (/ˈeɪmən dɛvəˈlɛrə/; 14 October 1882 – 29 August 1975) was one of the dominant political figures in twentieth century Ireland. His political career spanned over half a century, from 19...
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Richard Mulcahy
Richard James Mulcahy (10 May 1886 – 16 December 1971) was an Irish politician, army general and commander-in-chief, leader of Fine Gael and Cabinet minister. He fought in the 1916 Easter Rising, serv...
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Kodendera Subayya Thimayya
General Kodendera Subayya Thimayya, DSO ( Kodava : ಕೊದಂಡೇರ ಸುಬ್ಬಯ್ಯ ತಿಮ್ಮಯ್ಯ ) was a distinguished soldier of the Indian Army who served as Chief of Army Staff from 1957 to 1961 in the crucial...
Emad al-Janabi
Emad Khudhayir Shahuth al-Janabi (Arabic: عماد خضير شهوته الجنابي‎) (born c. 1965) was an Iraqi blacksmith detained in Abu Ghraib prison where he alleges he was abused by American military p...
Ali Kushayb
Ali Muhammad Ali Abd-Al-Rahman, commonly known as Ali Kushayb, is a senior Janjaweed commander supporting the Sudanese government against Darfur rebel groups, and currently is sought under an arrest w...
Lemuel Haynes
Lemuel Haynes (1753–1833) was an influential African-American religious leader who argued against slavery.
Little is known of his early life. He was born in West Hartford, Connecticut, to a report...
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Baji Rao II
Baji Rao II (10 January 1775 – 28 January 1851), also Rao Pandit Pandham, was Peshwa of the Maratha Empire, and governed from 1796 to 1818. His reign was marked by confrontations with the British.
Operation Barras
Operation Barras was a British Army operation that took place in Sierra Leone on 10 September 2000. The operation aimed to release five British soldiers of the Royal Irish Regiment who had been held b...
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Manuel Olaguer Feliú
Manuel Olaguer Feliú (December 27, 1759 - June 7, 1824), was a military engineer who became Field Marshal and Captain General of Galicia. Participated in the colonial wars in the Kingdom of Chile and ...
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Wilhelm von Tegetthoff
Wilhelm von Tegetthoff (23 December 1827 – 7 April 1871) was an Austrian admiral. Considered one of the prominent naval commanders of the 19th century, Tegetthoff was known for his innovative ta...
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Niceto Vega
Niceto Vega (March 19, 1799 - May 1841) was an Argentine colonel. He took part in the campaign of José de San Martín to Peru. He fought in the Argentine Civil Wars under the command of the unitarian J...
Thanom Kittikachorn
Field Marshal Thanom Kittikachorn (Thai ถนอม กิตติขจร,  [tʰànɔ̌ːm kìttìkʰat͡ɕɔ̌ːn]; August 11, 1911 – June 16, 2004) was a military dictator of Thailand. A staunch anti-Communist, Thanom oversaw...
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Clitophon (Athenian)
Clitophon, son of Aristonymus (Greek: Κλειτόφων Ἀριστωνύμου, Kleitóphōn Aristōnúmou, also transliterated as Cleitophon; mid-5th century – late 5th or early 4th century BCE) was an ancient Athenian oli...