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Carlos Bernardo Fitz-James Stuart y Silva, 4t Duke o Berwick

Carlos Bernardo Fitz-James Stuart y Silva, 4t Duke o Berwick wis a Spaingie nobleman who wis the 4t Duke o Berwick.

Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, 18t Duchess o Alba

Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, 18t Duchess o Alba, wis head o the Hoose o Alba and the third woman tae hold the dukedom o Alba in her own right.

Eleonora di Garzia di Toledo

Eleonora di Garzia di Toledo, mair weel kent as "Leonora" or "Dianora", wis a dochter o García Álvarez de Toledo, 4t Marquis o Villafranca, Duke o Fernandina. She wis born in Florence, where she wis brocht up bi Cosimo I de Medici, Grand Duke o T ...

Jacobo Francisco Fitz-James Stuart y Burgh, 3rd Duke o Berwick

Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart y Burke, 3rd Duke o Berwick wis a Spaingie Jacobite. On the daith o his faither, James Fitz-James Stuart, in 1738, he inheritit his teetles o Duke o Berwick an Duke o Liria an o Xerica His mither wis Spaingie, an on her s ...

José Gabriel de Silva-Bazán y Waldstein, 10t Marquis o Santa Cruz

page: José Gabriel de Silva-Bazán y Waldstein, 10t Marquis o Santa Cruz de Mudela 18 Mairch 1782 – 4 November 1839, wis a Spaingie noble, first Director o the Prado Museum atween 1817 an 1820 an Mayordomo mayor atween 1822 an 1823. He wis also a ...

José María Téllez-Girón y Benavides, 7t o Osuna

José María Téllez-Girón y Benavides, 7t Duke o Osuna wis a Spaingie nobleman an Duke o Osuna an aa, 11t Coont o Ureña, 8t Marquis o Peñafiel. He wis creuatit Notary Major o Castille, Keengs Waiter Major, Colonel o the Regiment o Ryal Guards o the ...

Manuel Godoy

Manuel Godoy y Álvarez de Faria, Prince o Peace, 1st Duke o Alcudia, 1st Duke o Sueca, 1st Baron o Mascalbó was First Secretary o State o Spain frae 1792 tae 1797 an frae 1801 tae 1808. He received many teetles, including Príncipe de la Paz, bi w ...

Olivia de Havilland

Olivia Mary de Havilland, DBE wis an Breetish-American actress fas career spanned frae 1935 tae 1988. She appearit in fowerty-nine featur films, an wis ane o the leadin film starns in the gowden age o Clessical Hollywood. She is best kent for her ...

Captain Tom

Sir Thomas Moore, informally cried Captain Tom, was an umwhile Breetish Airmy officer kent for his philanthropic werk. Moore wis in Indie an the Burma campaign durin the Seicont Warld War. He later became an instructor in airmoured warfare. Efter ...

Margaret Gardiner

Margaret Emilia Gardiner OBE wis a radical modren Breetish patron o airtists an resident o Hampstead, Lunnon, frae 1932, whaur she wis a left wing poleetical activist an aw. She wis for a time the pairtner o Professor John Desmond Bernal an aw, t ...

Greer Garson

Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson, CBE, is a British-American actress what is very popular during the Seicont Warld War, bein leetit bi the Motion Picture Herald as and o Americas tap-ten box office draws fare 1942-1946. Eileen Evelyn Greer Garson was b ...

Aileen Wuornos

Aileen Carol Wuornos wis an American serial killer who killed seiven men in Florida in 1989 an 1990. Wuornos claimed that her victims haed aither raped or attempted to viciously violate, tie her up, beat her up, then rape her or rape her and tak ...

Neil Armstrong

Neil Alden Armstrong wis an American astronaut an pilot and is kent as the first fowk to walk on the moon. On 20 Julie 1969, Neil Armstrong an Buzz Aldrin landit on the Muin in a small spacecraft that had been sent to the moon usin the Saturn V r ...

John Wayne Gacy

John Wayne Gacy, Jr. wis an American serial killer an rapist who sexually assaultit an murthert at least 33 teenage boys an young men atween 1972 an 1978. Gacy buriet 26 o his victims in the crawl space o his hame, buriet three ithers elsewhare o ...

Armenie Brazilians

An Armenie Brazilian is a Brazilian person o full, pairtial, or predominantly Armenie ancestry, or an Armenie immigrant in Brazil.

Lebanese Brazilians

A Lebanese Brazilian is a Brazilian body o full, pairtial, or predominantly Lebanese ancestry, or a Lebanese-born body immigrant in Brazil. Atween 1884-1933 130.000 Lebanese fowk immigrated to Brazil. 65% o thaim wur Catholics, 20% wur Greek Orth ...

Ivan Koloff

"The Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff wis a Canadian perfaisional wrestler, best kent for ance haudin the WWWF World Heavyweight Championship.

Colombie Mexicans

Efter Mexicos unthirdom frae Spain, the presence o Colombie fowk in Mexico wis amaist nanexistent, awtho ower the years thare wis a increase o some Colombie immigrants for various raisons in Mexican territory, awtho it wis no till the 70s when th ...

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great wis a Macedonian king. He wis learnt maist o his skeels in Athens durin his bairnheid. He is kent for his meelitary skeels. He invadit a muckle empire cried Persie, an gaed on tae invade pairts o Central Asie an Indie. He is a ...

Jalal Talabani

Jalal Talabani wis the saxt Preses o Iraq, a leadin Kurdish politeecian. He is the first non-Arab preses o Iraq, altho Abdul Karim Qasim wis o pairtial Kurdish heritage. Talabani is the foonder an secretar general o ane o the main Kurdish poleeti ...

Spaingie immigration tae Mexico

A Spaingie Mexican is ony ceetizen or resident o Mexico who sel-identifees as Spaingie. Spaingie immigration tae Mexico began in 1519 an spans tae the present day. The first Spaingie dounset wis established in Februar 1519, as a result o the laun ...

Stanislav Petrov

Stanislav Yevgrafovich Petrov wis a retired lieutenant colonel o the Soviet Air Defence Forces. On September 26, 1983, juist three weeks efter the Soviet military haed shot doun Korean Air Lines Flicht 007, Petrov wis the duty officer at the comm ...

Catherine Henriette de Balzac

Catherine Henriette de Balzac 1579 - 9 Februar 1633 wis a French noblewoman who wis later a mistress o Keeng Henri IV o Fraunce. Her mither Marie Touchet wis a mistress o Keeng Charles IX o Fraunce.

Claude de Vin

Claude de Vin kent as Mademoiselle des Œillets, wis a short-term mistress o Keeng Louis XIV o Fraunce an the companion o the offeecial royal mistress an favourite Madame de Montespan. She wis kent for her involvement in the famous Affair o the Po ...

Gangster

A gangster is a creeminal who is a member o a gang. Some gangs are considered tae be pairt o organisit crime. Gangsters are cried mobsters an aw, a term derivit frae mob and the suffix -ster. Gangs provide a level o organisation an resources that ...

José Batlle y Ordóñez

José Pablo Torcuato Batlle y Ordóñez wis the preses o Uruguay in 1899 an frae 1903 till 1907 an for a further term frae 1911 tae 1915. He wis the warlds first agnostic heid o state.

Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass wis an African-American in the 19t century. He wis born a slave in Maryland, but learnit tae read an escapit tae the North in the 1830s. He suin became an abolitionist, an workit wi ither abolitionists such as William Lloyd Gar ...

Agnes Dollan

Agnes Johnston Dollan MBE, kent as Agnes, Lady Dollan an aw, wis a Scots suffragette an poleetical activist. She wis a leadin campaigner durin the Glesga Rent Strikes, an a foondin organiser fur the Womens Peace Crusade. In 1919, she wis the firs ...

Helen Crawfurd

Helen Crawfurd Anderson wis a Scots suffragette, rent strike organiser, Communist activist, an politeecian. Born in Glesga, she wis broucht up thare an in the Lunnon area.

Vyacheslav Molotov

Vyacheslav Mikhailovich Molotov wis a Soviet politeecian an diplomat, a Auld Bolshevik an a leadin feegur in the Soviet govrenment frae the 1920s, whan he rase tae pouer as a protégé o Joseph Stalin, tae 1957, whan he wis dismissed frae the Presi ...

Harry Potter (chairacter)

Harry James Potter is the teetle chairacter o J. K. Rowlings Harry Potter series. The majority o the beuks plot covers seiven years in the life o the orphant Potter, wha, on his eleiventh birthday, learns he is a wizard. Thus, he attends Hogwarts ...

Friedrich Franz III, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Friedrich Franz III, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Schwerin wis the penultimate Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Schwerin. He wis also a brither o Princess Marie o Mecklenburg-Schwerin, "Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna o Roushie".

Gian Gastone de Medici, Grand Duke o Tuscany

Gian Gastone de Medici wis the last Medici Grand Duke o Tuscany. He wis the second son o Grand Duke Cosimo III o Tuscany, and Marguerite Louise dOrléans. His sister, Anna Maria Luisa de Medici, the Electress Palatine, married him to Anna Maria Fr ...

Infante Francisco de Asís o Spain, Duke o Cádiz

Infante Francisco de Asís o Spain, Duke o Cádiz, wis the husband o Queen Isabella II o Spain an king consort frae 1846 tae 1868. He is commonly styled Duke o Cádiz, the teetle he held before his mairiage. He wis the son o Infante Francisco de Pau ...

Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke o Parma

Pier Luigi Farnese, Duke o Parma wis the first Duke o Castro frae 1537 tae 1545 an the first Duke o Parma an o Piacenza frae 1545 tae 1547. Born in Roum, Pier Luigi wis the illegitimate son of Cardinal Alessandro Farnese later Pape Paul III. He b ...

Airchduchess Maria Christina, Duchess o Teschen

Airchduchess Maria Christina o Austrick, was the fifth child o Empress Maria Theresa an Francis I, Haly Roman Emperor as such she wis a sister o Marie Antoinette. She mairit in Prince Albert o Saxony, in 1766 an the couple received the Duch o Tes ...

Constanze o Austrick

Airchduchess Constanze o Austrick wis Queen consort o Poland as the seicont wife o King Sigismund III Vasa an the mither o King John II Casimir Vasa.

Elena o Montenegro

Princess Elena o Montenegro, or more commonly cried Queen Elena o Italy was the dochter o King Nicholas I o Montenegro an his wife, Milena Vukotić. Aa wife o Victor Emmanuel III o Italy, she wis Queen o Italy frae 1900 until 1946, Empress consort ...

Eleonore o Austrick

Eleonore o Austrick wis Queen o Poland bi mairiagee tae King Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki an later Duchess o Lorraine bi mairiage tae Charles V o Lorraine.

Eugénie de Montijo

Doña María Eugenia Ignacia Augustina de Palafox y KirkPatrick, 16t Coontess o Teba, 15t Marchioness o Ardales, kent as Eugénie de Montijo wis the last Empress consort o the French as the wife o Napoleon III, Emperor o the French.

Henrietta Maria o Fraunce

Henrietta Maria o Fraunce wis queen consort o Ingland, Scotland, an Ireland as the wife o Keeng Charles I.

Isabella II o Spain

Alfonso XII o Spain 28 November 1857 – 25 November 1885 mairit 1 Mercedes o Orléans but haed nae issue, mairit 2 Maria Christina o Austrick an haed childer. Infanta Isabel o Spain, Princess o Asturias 20 December 1851 – 22 Aprile 1931) mairit Pri ...

Isabella I o Castile

Isabella I, forby kent as Isabella the Catholic, wis queen o Castile an León. She an her husband, Ferdinand II o Aragon, broucht stability tae the kinricks that acame the basis for the unification o Spain. Later the twa laid the foondations for t ...

James III o Scotland

James III wis Keeng o Scots frae 1460 tae 1488. James wis an unpopular an ineffective monarch awin tae an unwillinness tae admeenister juistice fairly, a policy o pursuin alliance wi the Kinrick o Ingland, an a disastrous relationship wi nearly a ...

Margarete o Austrick (1584–1611)

Margarete o Austrick, Airchduchess o Austrick wis Queen consort o Spain an Portugal bi mairiage tae King Philip III an II. In Spain she wis cried Margarita ".

Maria Cristina o Austrick

Maria Cristina o Austrick was the second wife o King Alfonso XII o Spain. She wis regent during the vacancy o the throne atween her husbands daith an her sons birth, and during the minority o their son, Alfonso XIII, atween 1885 an 1902. She wis ...

Maria II o Portugal

Maria II o Portugal cried "the Educator" or "the Good Mither", reigned aa Queen o Portugal frae 1826 tae 1828, an again frae 1834 tae 1853. Born in Rio de Janeiro, she wis the first bairn o Emperor Pedro I o Brazil an his first wife, Empress Mari ...

Maria Pia o Savoy

Maria Pia o Savoy wis a Portuguese Queen consort, spouse o King Luís I o Portugal. On the day o her baptism, Pape Pius IX, her godfather, gave her a Gowden Rose. Maria Pia wis mairit tae Luís on the 6 October 1862 in Lisbon. She wis the grand mis ...

María Ana o Austrick (1606–1646)

Mariana o Austrick, Airchduchess o Austrick, Infanta o Spain, Infanta o Portugal wis the wife o Ferdinand III, Haly Roman Emperor. She wis painted bi Diego Velázquez.

Violante Beatrice o Bavarie

Violante Beatrice o Bavarie wis Grand Princess o Tuscany as the wife o Grand Prince Ferdinando o Tuscany and Governor o Siena frae 1717 until her daith. Born a Duchess o Bavarie, the youngest child o Ferdinand Maria, Elector o Bavarie. She mairit ...