BBC News -Nazi war criminal Alois Brunner 'died in Syria' -World News today
Welcome to the world News reader., source From BBC News, http://www.bbc.com, Nazi war criminal Alois Brunner 'died in Syria'. The chief investigator pursuing Alois Brunner, one of the world's most wa...
JC Penney Tie May Crack the 45-Year-Old D.B. Cooper Hijacking Mystery
A team of scientists believe a tie left behind by the hijacker of a Boeing 727 and $200,000 in ransom money may contain clues to the perpetrator.
Tank Man: The amazing story behind the iconic picture of the 20th century
Twenty-five years on, one image of the Tiananmen Square protests sustains. The iconic photograph 'Tank Man' was taken by Jeff Widener and this is his story. ...
Jaime José Rotman
Jaime José Rotman was an Argentine football goalkeeper. He began his career in 1932 with Argentinos Juniors, where he played until 1935. He then joined Vélez Sársfield.In 1942 he joined Club Atlétic...
Herbert Nürnberg
Herbert Nürnberg (born 16 July 1914) was a German boxer.Born in Kiel, Nürnberg won four times the German Championship in the Lightweight class (1937, 1940, 1941, 1942) and took thrice the 2nd place (1...
Jimmy Dykes (footballer)
James "Jimmy" Dykes (12 October 1916 – 1974) was a Scottish footballer who played for Heart of Midlothian and appeared twice for the Scotland national football team in 1938. He was born in Law, ...
Jimmy Dykes (footballer) - Wikipedia
Mehar Singh
Padri Mehar Singh was one of the founding members of Fiji's Kisan Sangh when it was established in 1937. He remained a prominent member of the union until 1943, when he and Ramcharan Singh led a facti...
Enrico Gentile
Enrico Gentile was an Italian singer of the 1940s.In 1940 he founded a vocal quartet named Quartetto Egie together with Tata Giacobetti, Iacopo Jacomelli, and Enrico De Angelis. They made their debut ...
Michael Dunahee
Michael Wayne Dunahee (born May 12, 1986) is a missing child from Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, who disappeared when he was four years old, and has never been found. He disappeared from the play...
Rd Ariffien
Raden Ariffien, often credited as Rd Ariffien, was an Indonesian film director. Initially a nationalist figure, he entered the film industry in 1940 after a period in theatre and radio. During his 25-...
Rd Ariffien - Wikipedia
Leonard Harbin
Leonard Harbin (born 30 April 1915) was a former West Indian cricketer. He played for Gloucestershire between 1948 and 1951.
Karl Rafreider
Karl Rafreider (born March 6, 1917) was an Austrian cross country skier who competed in the late 1940s and early 1950s. Competing in two Winter Olympics in the 4 x 10 km relay, his best finish wa...
Anthony Joseph Murphy
Anthony Joseph Murphy was a Newfoundland politician. He served as acting Leader of the Opposition from 1969 to 1971 while the Progressive Conservative Party of Newfoundland and Labrador's leader, Fran...
Anton Obernosterer
Anton Obernoster was an Austrian luger who competed in the early 1970s. A natural track luger, he won five medals at the FIL European Luge Natural Track Championships with two golds (Doubles: 1970, Si...
Eduard Novotný
Eduard Novotný (born April 2, 1921) was a Czechoslovak bobsledder who competed in the late 1940s. At the 1948 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz, he finished 14th in both the two-man and four-man events.
Lilik Sudjio
Lilik Sudjio (born in Makassar, 14 May 1930, died in Jakarta, 9 December 2014) is an Indonesian actor turned film director who won the Citra Award for Best Director in 1955 for his film Tarmina. He ha...
Fumio Asaki
Fumio Asaki was a Japanese ski jumping sports official who was best known for taking the Judge's Oath at the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo. Asaki was the first judge to do so in the Olympic Games.
Ruben Orozco
Ruben Orozco was a Uruguayan modern pentathlete. He competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics.
Juan Antonio Martínez (fencer)
Juan Antonio Martínez (born 21 December 1920) is a Cuban fencer. He competed in the individual sabre and team épée events at the 1948 Summer Olympics.
Doug Jackson (ice hockey)
Douglas Jackson (December 12, 1924 – April 26, 1980) was a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played six games in the National Hockey League with the Chicago Black Hawks during the 1947–4...
Tom McLachlan
Thomas ‘Tommy’ Alroe McLachlan (1912-1986) was a rugby league footballer in the New South Wales Rugby League (NSWRL). A South Sydney junior, McLachlan made his 1st grade debut for that club in 19...
Germain Van der Moere
Germain Van Der Moere (born 29 November 1922) is a Belgian sprint canoer who competed from the mid-1950s to the early 1960s. He won a gold medal in the K-2 1000 m event at the 1958 ICF Canoe Sprint Wo...
Draja Mickaharic
Draja Mickaharic (Serbian: Драја Микахарић, Bosnian: Draja Mikaharić, born 10 April 1912) is an American author, occultist and authority on hoodoo.
Mickaharic was born in Bosnia where his father, ...
Paul Barth (fencer)
Paul Barth (born 9 May 1921) is a Swiss fencer. He won a bronze medal in the team épée event at the 1952 Summer Olympics.
Heorhiy Borzenko
Heorhiy Frolovych Borzenko (born 1927) is a former Soviet footballer, forward.Borzenko spent most of his playing career with FC Lokomotyv Kharkiv in 1947-55. After the team was taken out of competitio...
Pavel Agafonov
Pavel Yeliseyevich Agafonov or "Akhmed Amba" was an expert military pilot who flew during the Spanish Civil War. He was under the command of Pavel Rychagov.For his service in the Spanish Civil War he ...
Gavin Conrad
Gavin Conrad played Romulus in the Doctor Who serial The Twin Dilemma. His real name was Paul Conrad but could not be credited as such, due to there being another actor working under that name. His br...
František Doležal
František Doležal (born November 23, 1913) is a Czech boxer who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics for Czechoslovakia.In 1936 he was eliminated in the first round of the bantamweight class after los...