Did FDR End The Great Depression?
When the Democratic Party tinkers with the economy they make it worse.
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.
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...
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...
Emmy Noether Google Doodle: Why Einstein called her a ‘creative mathematical genius’
IN 1935, writing to the New York Times, Albert Einstein did not tame his praise. “In the judgment of the most competent living mathematicians,” penned the great man, “Fräulein Noether was the most sig...
Master ivory carvers: Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss
Ferdinand Preiss was born 1882 in Erbach (Germany). After the death of his parents, when Ferdinand was 15 years old, he lived with the family of the famous ivory carver Philipp Willmann, where he was ...
Karol Szymanowski - Hamelin recital at Kioi Hall, Tokyo
The second half of Marc-André Hamelin's piano recital at Kioi Hall, Tokyo, Japan in 2002, consisting of works by Karol Szymanowski. The program: Karol Szyman...
Igor Stravinsky
Ballet Choreography: Maurice Béjart Wikipedia Links: 1) Igor Stravinsky http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Igor_Stravinsky 2) The Rite of Spring http://en.wikipedi...
Zoltán Kodály
From 1989 recital in Tokyo, Japan.
Carlo Galetti
Carlo Galetti (26 August 1882 – 2 April 1949) was an Italian professional road racing cyclist.He was born at Corsico. The highlight of his career was his three consecutive overall wins in the 19...
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Ralph Lyford
Ralph Lyford (February 22, 1882 – September 3, 1927) was an American composer and conductor. He rose to prominence as the managing director of the Cincinnati Opera and as a 20th-century advocate for ...
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Alojz Gradnik
Alojz Gradnik (August 3, 1882 – July 14, 1967) was a Slovenian poet and translator.
Gradnik was born in the village of Medana in the Gorizia Hills region, in what was then the Austro-Hungarian Emp...
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J Harlen Bretz
J Harlen Bretz (September 2, 1882 – February 3, 1981) was an American geologist, best known for his research that led to the acceptance of the Missoula Floods and for his work on caves. He was born to...
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Emil Stang (born 1882)
Emil Stang, Jr. (22 September 1882 – 21 December 1964) was a Norwegian jurist and politician for the Norwegian Labour Party and for the Communist Party of Norway. He was later the 13th Chief Jus...
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G. Lloyd Preacher
George Lloyd Preacher (1882–1972) was an architect prominent in Atlanta, Georgia and the southeastern United States in the design of commercial office, hotel, and apartment buildings.Notable bui...
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Emmy Noether Google Doodle: Why Einstein called her a ‘creative mathematical genius’
IN 1935, writing to the New York Times, Albert Einstein did not tame his praise. “In the judgment of the most competent living mathematicians,” penned the great man, “Fräulein Noether was the most sig...
Leonard Frank Spath
Leonard Frank Spath FRS (20 October 1882 – 2 March 1957) was a British Geologist specialising in malacology and ammonitology.
Spath gained a Bachelor of Science degree in geology at Birkbeck...
Tarlton Rayment
Percy Tarlton Rayment FRZS (27 November 1882 – 17 June 1964) was an Australian artist, author, broadcaster, poet, naturalist, entomologist and beekeeper. He is especially renowned for his extens...
Michael McDonnell
Sir Michael Francis Joseph McDonnell (1882–1956) was Chief Justice of Palestine between 1927 and 1936. McDonnell attended the public St. Paul's School, London (he later wrote a history of the school a...
Master ivory carvers: Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss
Ferdinand Preiss was born 1882 in Erbach (Germany). After the death of his parents, when Ferdinand was 15 years old, he lived with the family of the famous ivory carver Philipp Willmann, where he was ...
Jun Kawada
Jun Kawada (川田 順, Kawada Jun, 15 January 1882 - 22 January 1966) was a Japanese tanka poet and entrepreneur active during the Shōwa period of Japan.
Kawada was born in the plebeian Asakusa...
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Cyril Fox
Sir Cyril Fred Fox (16 December 1882 – 15 January 1967), born, Chippenham, Wiltshire, was an English archaeologist.Cyril Fox became keeper of archaeology at the National Museum of Wales. Along...
Herbert Swann
Herbert W. Swann (28 March 1882 – after 1908) was an English professional footballer who played in the Football League for Bury between 1903 and 1906. A centre forward, he then spent the 1906–07 seaso...
Paul Bunel
Paul Bunel, Norman photographer, Jan 21,1882 - Oct 20,1918.Born in La Ferté-Fresnel, Paul Bunel settled in Vimoutiers from where he traversed the Pays d'Auge in Lower-Normandy, France, to photograph ...
Juan Pistarini
Juan Pistarini (23 December 1882 – 29 May 1956) was an Argentine general and politician.
Pistarini was born in the town of Victorica, La Pampa Province. He graduated from the National Milita...
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Charles Trowbridge
Charles Trowbridge (January 10, 1882 – October 30, 1967) was an American film actor. He appeared in 233 films between 1915 and 1958. He was born in Veracruz, Mexico and died in Los Angeles, Cal...
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