La sagra della primavera - Igor' Stravinsky
Coreografie di Pina Bausch al Wuppertal Dance Theater.
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.
András Tasnádi Nagy
András Tasnádi Nagy (29 January 1882 – 1 July 1956) was a Hungarian politician and jurist, who served as Minister of Justice between 1938 and 1939.He finished law studies at the University of Budapest...
Frank H. Shaw
Frank Harold Shaw (1882 – May 14, 1950) was an American civil engineer notable for designing bridges and water supply infrastructure in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Two water towers that he designe...
Isabel González
Isabel González (May 2, 1882 - June 11, 1971) was a Puerto Rican activist who helped pave the way for Puerto Ricans to be given United States citizenship. As a young unwed pregnant woman, González ha...
Barbara Hanley
Barbara McCallum Hanley, née Smith (March 2, 1882 - January 26, 1959) was a Canadian politician, who served as mayor of Webbwood, Ontario from 1936 to 1944. She was the first woman in Canadian history...
Thomas Paterson
Thomas Paterson (20 November 1882 – 24 January 1952) was an Australian farmer and politician.Paterson was born in Aston, near Birmingham, England and educated at King Edward's School, Birmingham and A...
Alberto Bimboni
Alberto Bimboni (1882–1960) was an Italian-born American composer and conductor. He is remembered today, if at all, for his opera Winona; consequently, he is sometimes grouped with other composers of ...
Maximiliano Hernández Martínez
Maximiliano Hernández Martínez (October 29, 1882 – May 15, 1966) was the President of El Salvador from 1931 to 1944. While he served as President Arturo Araujo's vice-president and defense minister, ...
Gertrude Cosgrove
Dame Gertrude Ann Geappen Cosgrove, DBE (1882–1962) was the wife of Sir Robert Cosgrove (1884–1969), twice elected as Premier of Tasmania. They married on 10 January 1911 at St. Mary's Catholic Cathe...
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...
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...
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...
Fred le Roux
Frederick Louis "Fred" le Roux (5 February 1882 – 22 September 1963) was a South African cricketer.Le Roux was born in Somerset East, Cape Colony. He played in one Test in 1914. He died, aged 81, in...
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 ...