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Tangshan

Tangshan is a lairgely industrial prefectur-level ceety in Hebei province, Fowkrepublic o Cheenae. It haes acome kent for the 1976 Tangshan yirdquauk which measured 7.5 on the Richter scale an killed at least 255.000 residents. The ceety haes syn ...

Sheffield

Sheffield is a ceity an metropolitan borough o Sooth Yorkshire, Ingland. Its name derives frae the River Sheaf, which runs through the ceity. Historically a pairt o the Wast Ridin o Yorkshire, an pairtly Derbyshire, the ceity haes grown frae its ...

Agarak, Syunik

Agarak is a ceety foondit in 1949, in Syunik Province, Armenie. It is considered the soothren end o Armenie as it is locatit on the left bank o river Araks on the mairch wi Iran, 9 km sooth wast tae Meghri. The toun is on a distance o 410 km soot ...

Luton

Luton or locally /ˈluːʔən) is a lairge toun an unitar authority o Bedfordshire, Ingland, 30 miles north o Lunnon. Luton an its near neighbours, Dunstable an Houghton Regis, form the Luton/Dunstable Urban Aurie wi a population o ower 240.000. Luto ...

Semarang

Semarang is a ceety on the north coast o the island o Java, Indonesie. It is the caipital an lairgest ceety o the province o Central Java. It haes an aurie o 373.70 km² an a population o approximately 1.5 million fowk, makin it Indonesies 7t mais ...

Gedera

Gedera wis foondit in 1884 bi members o the Bilu group, near the ruins o a biblical Israelite ceety. Those ruins wur thocht tae hae been the ruins o a biblical ceety cried HaGdera The fenced ceetyJoshua 15:36 or accordin tae anither, less probabl ...

Henri de La Tour dAuvergne, Viscoont o Turenne

Henri de La Tour dAuvergne, Viscoont o Turenne often simply Turenne wis a French Marshal General an the most illustrious member o the Hoose o La Tour dAuvergne. His military exploits over his five-decade career earned him a reputation as one o th ...

Duke o Noailles

Duke o Noailles wis a French teetle o the nobility creatit bi Louis XIV in 1663 for Anne de Noailles, Viscoont o Ayen. They are the main branch o the Hoose o Noailles an are cousins o the Duke o Mouchy an the Duke o Ayen. Paul de Noailles 1824–18 ...

Charles de Fitz-James, 4t Duke o Fitz-James

Charles de Fitz-James, Duke o Fitz-James wis a French general an 4t Duke o Fitz-James, who descended frae James VII, Keeng o Scots. He rose tae become a peer an Marshal o Fraunce

Charles de Cossé, Coont o Brissac

Charles de Cossé, Coont o Brissac wis creatit a Marshal o Fraunce in 1550 bi Keeng Henri II an wis cried the Maréchal de Brissac.

Alan Brooke, 1st Viscoont Alanbrooke

Field Marshal Alan Francis Brooke, 1st Viscoont Alanbrooke KG, GCB, OM, GCVO, DSO & Bar wis a senior commander in the Breetish Airmy. He wis the Chief o the Imperial General Staff durin the Seicont Warld War, an wis promotit Field Marshal in 1944 ...

Robert Hugo, Duke o Parma

Robert Hugo, Duke o Parma an Piacenza was the head o the Parma branch o the Hoose o Bourbon an the pretender tae the defunct throne o the Duchy o Parma atween 1959 an 1974.

Siaton

Siaton is a first cless municipality in the province o Negros Oriental, Philippines. Accordin tae the 2010 census, it haes a population o 73.285 fowk. Loch Balanan is in Siaton.

Al Abdali

Al Abdali is ane o the five destricts o the Greater Amman Municipality. It covers an aurie o 15 square kilometre in the hert o Amman. A population o 120.000 includes the neebourheids o Shmeisani, Sports Ceety destrict, Jabal al Hussein, an Jabal ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ruth Bader Ginsburg wis a American jurist that sert as an associate juistice o the Supreme Coort of the Unitit States fae 1993 till her deith in 2020. She wis nominatit by Preses Bill Clinton an wis generally viewed as a moderate juidge thit ws a ...

Peterheid preeson

Peterhead Convict Preeson wis biggit aroond 1888. It wis designed tae hauld 208 preesoners an tae be Scotlands anerlie convict preeson. Occupancy averagit at aroond 350 houiver, until peaking at 455 in 1911. Additional biggins wur completit in 19 ...

Prime Meenister o Poland

Kingdom of Poland: Preses of Councilor of Kingdom nae pairty A Warsaw Princest 1807 - 1815 nae pairty. II Kingdom of Poland: Preses of The National Government nae pairty nae pairty, II Rzeczpospolita 1918 - 1939 ND - Hameland Democration, BBWR - ...

Pailin

Pailin is a province in wastren Cambodie at the northren edge o the Cardamom Muntains near the border o Thailand. This province is surroondit bi Battambang Province, an wis offeecially carvit oot o Battambang tae acome a separate admeenistrative ...

Mohamed Morsi

Mohamed Morsi l.ʕɑjˈjɑːtˤ" ; 8 August 1951 - 17 Juin 2019) wis a Egyptian politeecian who servit as the fift Preses o Egyp, frae 30 Juin 2012 tae 3 Julie 2013. Mohamed Morsi wis educatit in Egyptian public schuils an varsities; he wis later grant ...

Olympique de Marseille

Olympique de Marseille or simply Marseille, is a French association fitbaw club based in Marseille. Foondit in 1899, the club play in Ligue 1 an hae spent maist o their history in the top tier o French fitbaw. Marseille hae been French champions ...

Pablo Escobar

Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria wis a Colombie drog laird an narcoterrorist. He wis an elusive cocaine troker an a rich creeminal. In 1983, he haed a short-livit career in Colombie politics.

Colchagua (histerical province)

The histerical province o Colchagua wis ane o the regions o Chile, bitween 1826 an 1976. Its capital wis located i San Fernando during most o its existence. For some years, Curicó an Rancagua were capitals o Colchagua.

Duino-Aurisina

Duino-Aurisina is a comune in the Province o Trieste in the Italian region o Friuli-Venezia Giulia. Lyin near the border wi Slovenie, it haes a substantial Slovene population. It is namit bi the twa major dounsets, Duino an Aurisina.

Monzuno

Monzuno is an Italian comune in the province o Bologna. The territory o the commune is locatit on the wastren slope o the Savena valley, on the northren ridge o Monte Venere an on the left side o the Setta an Sambro streams.

Emperor penguin

The Emperor penguin is the heichest an hiviest o aw livin penguin species an is endemic tae Antarcticae. The male an female is seimilar in plumage an size, reachin 122 cm in heicht an weichin onywhere frae 22 tae 45 kg. The dorsal side an heid is ...

Charles VI, Haly Roman Emperor

Charles VI succeedit his elder brither, Joseph I, as Holy Roman Emperor, Keeng o Bohemie, Keeng o Hungary an Croatie, an Keeng o Serbie, Airchduke o Austrick, etc., in 1711.

Francis I, Haly Roman Emperor

Francis I wis Haly Roman Emperor an Grand Duke o Tuscany, thou his wife effectively executit the real powers o those poseetions. Wi his wife, Maria Theresa, he wis the foonder o the Habsburg-Lorraine dynasty.

Maximilian II, Haly Roman Emperor

Wenceslaus o Austrick 9 Mairch 1561 – 22 September 1578 Rudolf II, Haly Roman Emperor 18 Julie 1552 – 20 Januar 1612 Maria o Austrick 19 Februar 1564 – 26 Mairch 1564 Anna o Austrick 2 November 1549 – 26 October 1580, mairit Philip II o Spain. Ma ...

Qianlong Emperor

The Qianlong Emperor wis the saxt emperor o the Manchu-led Qing dynasty, an the fowert Qing emperor tae rule ower China proper. Born Aisin Gioro Hongli, the fowert son o the Yongzheng Emperor, he reigned offeecially frae 11 October 1735 tae 8 Feb ...

Henry IV, Haly Roman Emperor

Henry IV 11 November 1050 – 7 August 1106, ascendit tae be King o the Germans at the age o sax. Frae 1084 till his forced abdication in 1105 he wis referred tae as the King o the Romans an Haly Roman Emperor an aw. He wis the third emperor o the ...

Yoshihito

Emperor Taishō wis the 123rd Emperor o Japan, accordin tae the tradeetional order o succession, reignin frae 30 Julie 1912, till his daith in 1926. The Emperor’s personal name wis Yoshihito 嘉仁. Accordin tae Japanese customs, the emperor haes na ...

Sant Jaume de Frontanyà

Sant Jaume de Frontanyà is a municipality in the comarca o the Berguedà in Catalonie, Spain. It is situatit in the Pyrenees belaw the peak o Pedró de Tubau. The veelage is the smawest municipality in Catalonie in terms o population. The monumenta ...

Sant Feliu de Codines

Sant Feliu de Codines is a municipality in the comarca o the Vallès Oriental in Catalonie, Spain. It is linkit bi a local road tae Caldes de Montbui an tae Centelles. The toun wis first mentioned in 1059, when Mir Geribert wis made Baron o Montbu ...

Jawbat Burghal

Jawbat Burghal is a toun in northwastren Sirie, admeenistratively pairt o the Latakia Govrenorate, locatit east o Latakia in an-Nusayriyah muntains. Nearbi localities include Qardaha, al-Fakhurah, Istamo an Shatha. Accordin tae the Sirie Central ...

Nueve de Julio Partido

Nueve de Julio Partido is a partido locatit in the central north o Buenos Aires Province in Argentinae. The provincial subdiveesion haes a population o aboot 46.000 inhabitants in a aurie o 4.230 km², an its caipital ceety is 9 de Julio, which is ...

Wales naitional fitbaw team

The Wales naitional fitbaw team represents Wales in internaitional fitbaw. It is controlled bi the Football Association of Wales, the govrenin bouk for fitbaw in Wales an the third-auldest naitional fitbaw association in the warld.

Ingland naitional fitbaw team

The Ingland naitional fitbaw team represents Ingland at fitbaw an is controlled bi The Football Association, the govrening body for fitbaw in Ingland. Ingland are ane o the twa auldest naitional teams in fitball; alangside Scotland, wha they play ...

Japan naitional fitbaw team

The Japan naitional fitbaw team represents Japan in association fitbaw an is operatit by the Japan Fitbaa Association, the govrenin bouk for association fitbaw in Japan. Japan is ane o the maist successful fitbaw teams in Asie, haein qualifeed fo ...

Maltae naitional fitbaw team

The Maltae naitional fitbaw team represents Maltae in internaitional fitbaw an is controlled bi the Maltae Fitbaa Association. Maltae played its first internaitional gemme on 24 Februar 1957 against Austrick, an began competin for qualification t ...

Paris Saint-Germain F.C.

Paris Saint-Germain Fitbaa Club, an aa kent simply as Paris Saint-Germain an familiarly as Paris SG or PSG, is a professional association fitbaw club based in Paris, Fraunce.

Germany naitional fitbaw team

The Germany naitional fitbaw team is the fitbaw team that haes representit Germany in internaitional competeetion syne 1908. It is govrened bi the German Fitbaa Association, foondit in 1900. Ever syne the DFB wis reinauguratit in 1949 the team ha ...

Lieutenancy areas o Scotland

The lieutenancy areas o Scotland are the areas uised for the ceremonial lord-lieutenants, the monarchs representatives, in Scotland. They are different from the local government council areas, the committee areas, the sheriffdoms, the registratio ...

Ceevil pairish

In Ingland, a ceevil pairish is a territorial designation which is the lawest tier o local govrenment belaw destricts an counties, or their combined fuirm, the unitar authority. It is a admeenistrative pairish, in contrast tae a ecclesiastical pa ...

Pretender

A Pretender is a person one who maintains or is able tae maintain a claim that they are entitit tae a position o honour or rank, which may be occupied bi an incumbent, or whose pouers may currently be exercised bi anither person or authority. Mos ...

Wilhelmina o the Netherlands

Wilhelmina wis Queen o the Kinrick o the Netherlands frae 1890 tae 1948. She reigned for nearly 58 years, langer nor ony ither Dutch monarch. Her reign saw Warld War I an Warld War II, the economic crisis o 1933, an the decline o the Netherlands ...

Giza

Giza or Gizah is the third mucklest ceety in Egyp. It is locatit on the wast bank o the Nile River, some 20 km soothwast o central Cairo. Alang wi Shubra El-Kheima, Cairo an Helwan, the fower ceeties form the Province o Greater Cairo metropolis. ...

Minya Govrenorate

Minya Govrenorate is ane o the govrenorates o Upper Egyp. The name oreeginates frae the chief ceety o the govrenorate, oreeginally kent in Sahidic Coptic as Tmoone an in Bohairic as Thmonē, meanin" the residence”, in reference tae a monastery umw ...

Djoser

Djoser wis an auncient Egyptian king o the 3rd dynasty during the Auld Kinrick an the foonder o this epoque. He is weel kent unner his Hellenized names Tosorthros an Sesorthos. He wis the son o king Khasekhemwy an queen Nimaethap, but if he an aa ...

Faro

Faro, Portugal, main ceety in Faro destrict. Faro Destrict, in the Algarve, soothren Portugal. Faro Airport in Faro, Portugal IATA: FAO. Roman Catholic Diocese o Faro, in Faro, Portugal. Faro Airport Yukon in Faro, Yukon, Canadae IATA: ZFA. Faro ...

Olivos, Buenos Aires

Olivos is an Argentine city in Vicente López Partido in the Province of Buenos Aires and a suburb in the Greater Buenos Aires metro area. Olivos is the seat of the official residence of the President of Argentina the name of this compound is the ...