Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn
The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn (or, more commonly, the Golden Dawn) was an organization devoted to the study and practice of the occult, metaphysics, and paranormal activities during the late 1...
Moose International
The Loyal Order of Moose is a fraternal and service organization founded in 1888, with nearly 1 million men in roughly 2,400 Lodges, in all 50 U.S. states and four Canadian provinces as well as Bermud...
Bristol Rugby
Bristol Rugby is a rugby union club based in Bristol, England. The club currently plays in the RFU Championship and competes in the British and Irish Cup. It relies in large part on the many junior ru...
Scottish Labour Party (1888)
The Scottish Labour Party (SLP), also known as the Scottish Parliamentary Labour Party, was formed by Robert Bontine Cunninghame Graham, the first socialist MP in the parliament of the United Kingdom,...
Enochian chess
Enochian chess is a four-player chess variant, similar to Chaturanga, associated with the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn. The name comes from the Enochian system of magic of Dr. John Dee (magus and...
The Players (New York City)
The Players, or the Players Club, is a social club founded in New York City by the noted 19th-century Shakespearean actor Edwin Booth, who purchased an 1847 mansion located at 16 Gramercy Park. Durin...
Alpha et Omega
The Alpha et Omega is an occult order, initially named the Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn, co-founded in London, England by Samuel Liddell MacGregor Mathers in 1888. The Alpha et Omega was one o...
George Franklin Pawling
George Franklin Pawling (April 16, 1879 - December 2, 1954), was president of the Amateur Athletic Union in the 1910s and the builder of the Philadelphia Arena in the 1920s.
He was born on April 1...
Scottish Swimming
Scottish Swimming, also known as the Scottish Amateur Swimming Association (SASA), is the national governing body for swimming, diving, water polo and synchronised swimming in Scotland. The SASA and t...
Chicago-Kent College of Law
Chicago-Kent College of Law, is a law school affiliated with Illinois Institute of Technology. It is the second oldest law school in the state of Illinois, and one of two law schools in the United Sta...
Singapore Po Leung Kuk
The Singapore Po Leung Kuk was established in 1888 and began as a single room with six beds and was meant for permanent juvenile residents. This was expanded to 120 beds in 1896, with new accommodatio...
James E. Sullivan Award
The James E. Sullivan Award, presented by the American Amateur Athletic Union (AAU), is awarded annually in April to "the outstanding amateur athlete in the United States". Often referred to as the O...
Joint Mathematics Meetings
The Joint Mathematics Meetings (JMM) are a mathematics conference hosted annually in early January by the American Mathematical Society (AMS) and the Mathematical Association of America (MAA). Frequen...
Eastern Arizona College
Eastern Arizona College (EAC), is a community college located in Graham County, Arizona. The main campus is in Thatcher, with satellite locations in Gila County, and Greenlee County. It is the oldest...
Boeing Machinists Strike of 2008
A strike by about 27,000 machinists at Boeing over outsourcing, job security, pay, and benefits began September 7, 2008.The union, International Association of Machinists, and Boeing appeared unwillin...
Roman Catholic Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Arabia
The Vicariate Apostolic of Southern Arabia (Latin: Vicariatus Apostolicus Arabiæ Meridionalis) is a Roman Catholic apostolic vicariate located in the United Arab Emirates. It is a territorial jur...
Road Records Association
The Road Records Association (RRA) is a British cycle racing organisation which supervises records on the road but not in conventional races. It is one of the oldest cycle sport organisations in the ...
Actuarial Society of the Netherlands
Founded in 1888, the Actuarial Society (Dutch: Actuarieel Genootschap, AG), is the professional association of actuaries in the Netherlands. Nearly all Dutch actuaries are members.
The Actuari...
Women of the Moose
The Women of the Moose are the female auxiliary of the Loyal Order of Moose.
The WOM originated as the Women of Mooseheart Legion in 1913. In the early years the group had little structure above t...