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. ...
Max Müller (cross-country skier)
Max Müller (born 27 June 1916) is a Swiss cross-country skier who competed in the 1948 Winter Olympics. In 1948, he was a member of the Swiss relay team which finished fifth in the 4x10 km relay compe...
Karl Bricker
Karl Bricker (born 21 December 1923) was a Swiss cross country skier who competed in the 1940s and in the 1950s. At the 1948 Winter Olympics he finished 41st in the 18 km competition. Four years ...
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...
Eugenio Hilario
Eugenio Hilario Calvo (born 6 May 1909 in Tolosa, Spain) was a Spanish professional association football player. He played most of his career at Real Madrid C.F..He played his career as a forward.He s...
Berge Bulbulian
Berge Bulbulian (born November 10, 1925) is an American writer of Armenian descent. Born in Mexico, he grew up in the Del Ray area in a farm. He served in the Navy of the United States during World Wa...
Helena Salles
Helena de Moraes Salles (born July 8, 1919) is a former Olympic freestyle swimmer from Brazil, who participated at one Summer Olympics for her native country.At the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, she...
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.
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...
Georges Kunz
Georges Kunz (born January 17, 1922) is a French sprint canoer who competed in the early 1950s. He finished 13th in the K-2 10000 m event at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki.
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...
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.
Saleh Soliman
Saleh Mohamed Soliman (born June 24, 1916) is an Egyptian weightlifter who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics.In 1936 he won the silver medal in the featherweight class.
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, ...
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.
Al Gabriele
Albert Gabriele or possibly Alfred Gabriele (living status unknown) was an American comic book artist during the 1940s period fans and historians call the Golden Age of comic books. He is known for hi...
Al Gabriele - Wikipedia
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...
Nicolas Ernest Marie Maurice Jeandin
Nicolas Ernest Marie Maurice Jeandin was Governor General of Pondicherry during the period immediately following the liberation of France (1944).