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Casita del Infante

The Casita del Infante is a historic building in San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain, constructeit as a private home for the Infante Gabriel o Spain, hence its name. The small residence was built during the late 18t century during the reign o his f ...

Anna o Austrick (1549-1580)

Infante Fernando o Spain, Airchduke o Austrick, "Prince o Austries" 4 December 1571 – 18 October 1578. Infante Diego o Spain, Airchdduke o Austrick, "Prince o Austries" 15 August 1575 – 21 November 1582. Infante Felipe o Spain, Airchduke o Austri ...

Marie Françoise de Bourbon

Marie Françoise de Bourbon, Légitimée de France, Granddochter o Fraunce bi mairiage wis the youngest legitimised dochter o Keeng Louis XIV an his mistress Madame de Montespan. Placed in the care o Madame de Maintenon along with her brither the Co ...

Louis Auguste de Bourbon, Duke o Maine

Louis Auguste de Bourbon, Duke o Maine wis the eldest illegitimate son o Keeng Louis XIV an Madame de Montespan. He wis gien the title Duke o Maine

Louis Alexandre de Bourbon, Coont o Toulouse

Louis Alexandre de Bourbon, "Légitimé de France" wis the youngest illegitimate son o Keeng Louis XIV an Madame de Montespan. He wis creatit the creatit Coont o Toulouse in 1681 at the time o his legitimation, an, in 1683 aged five, grand Admiral ...

César de Bourbon, Duke o Vendôme

César de Bourbon, Duke o Vendôme wis an illegitimate son o Henry IV o Fraunce an his mistress Gabrielle dEstrées, His faither created him Duke o He haed a townhouse in Paris where the area o which is now occupied bi the Place Vendôme. in 1598 an ...

Françoise o Lorraine (1592–1669)

Françoise o Lorraine wis a princess o Lorraine an dochter-in-law o Henry IV o Fraunce. Whiles cried Françoise de Mercœur, she belonged tae the Mercœur cadet branch o the sovereign Dukes o Lorraine an wis a niece o Louise o Lorraine, wife o the pr ...

Château de Louveciennes

The Château de Louveciennes is a small Château in the toun o Louveciennes in the Yvelines département o Fraunce. It wis constructit in the ring o Louis XIV an later gien tae Louise Françoise de Bourbon, the auldest legitimised dochter o Louis XIV ...

Anne Marie Louise de La Tour dAuvergne

Anne Marie Louise de La Tour dAuvergne wis the first wife o Charles de Rohan, Prince o Soubise, an haed been promised tae him since aged 7. She died in childbirth in 1739. She constructit the Hôtel de Montbazon in Paris in 1741.

Princess Maria Carolina o Naples

Princess Maria Carolina o Naples wis a member o the Neapolitan branch o the Hoose o Bourbon. She wis ctied Marie Caroline de Bourbon in Fraunce. She wis named in honour o her grandmither Maria Carolina o Austrick

Gaston o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans

Gaston o Fraunce, Son o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans, wis the third son o Keeng Henry IV o Fraunce an his wife Marie de Medici. He wis the Duke o njou frae birth but wis then creautit the Duke o Orléans. He wis kent as Monsieur at his brither Louis XI ...

Maria Teresa Felicitas dEste

Princess Maria Teresa Felicitas dEste o Modena wis a Princess o the duchy o Modena an a great granddaughter o Louis XIV o Fraunce. She mairit a distant cousin o hers at Versailles in December 1744. She haed seiven childer afore dying in childbirt ...

Maria Anna Victoria o Bavarie

Maria Anna Victoria o Bavarie wis a dochter-in-law o Keeng Louis XIV o Fraunce an wife o Louis o Fraunce, Dauphin o Fraunce, Grand Dauphin. The couple haed three childer in tot, ane of whom would become the first Bourbon Keeng o Spain in 1700. Co ...

Charles o Lorraine, Duke o Elbeuf (1620-1692)

Charles o Lorraine, Duke o Elbeuf was the third Duke o Elbeuf an member o the Hoose o Lorraine. He succeedit his faither Charles II, Duke o Elbeuf, to the Duchy-Peerage o Elbeuf. His mither wis an illegitimate dochter o Henry IV o Fraunce an Gabr ...

Viola arvensis

Viola arvensis is a speshies o viole kent bi the common name field pansy. It is native tae Europe, wastren Asie, an North Africae, an it is kent on ether continents as an introduced species an a weed o disturbed an cultivatit auries. Viola arvens ...

Stuart Scott

Stuart Orlando Scott wis an American sportscaster an anchor on ESPN, maist notably on the networks SportsCenter. He wis born in Chicago, Illinois. Scott deed in Avon, Connecticut frae appendix cancer agit 49.

Torpoint

Torpoint is a ceevil parish an toun on the Rame Peninsula in sootheast Cornwall, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick. It is situatit opposite the ceety o Plymouth athort the Hamoaze which is the tidal estuary o the River Tamar. Torpoint haes a population o 8 ...

Ajloun Govrenorate

Ajlun Govrenorate is ane o the govrenorates o Jordan, locatit north o Amman the caipital o Jordan. Ajlun Govrenorate haes the fowert heichest population density in the kinrick o Jordan wi a population density o 313.3 ppkm2. It is bordered bi Jera ...

Tió de Nadal

The Tió de Nadal, kent juist as Tió forbye, is a character in Catalan mythology effeirin til a Yule tradition aa athort Catalonia an some pairts o Aragon. A tradition sib tae Tió de Nadal is fund in ither pairts, sic as the Cachafuòc or Soc de Na ...

Vedum

Vedum is a locality situatit in Vara Municipality, Västra Götaland Coonty, Swaden wi 926 inhabitants in 2010. The company Vedum Kök och Bad AB, a manufacturer o kitchen an bathroom appliances, is locatit in Vedum. The locality grew up aroond a st ...

Moses Housepian

Moses Minas Housepian wis an Armenie-American physeecian wha escapit the Hamidian massacres in his youth an later led a humanitarian medical mission in Roushie Armenie frae 1916-1918 treatin refugees frae the Armenie Genocide. He is creditit wi s ...

Santa María Jacatepec

Santa María Jacatepec is a toun an municipality locatit in the state o Oaxaca." Jacatepec” comes frae Nahuatl meanin ‘on jackal hill.’ It is pairt o the Tuxtepec Destrict o the Papaloapan Region, an is anerly 30 metres abuin sea level.

Hostilian

Hostilian wis Roman emperor in 251. Hostilian wis born in Sirmium in Illyricum sometime efter 230, as the son o the futur emperor Decius bi his wife Herennia Cupressenia Etruscilla. He wis the younger brither o emperor Herennius Etruscus. Follaei ...

Trebonianus Gallus

Trebonianus Gallus, kent as Gallus an aw, wis Roman Emperor frae 251 tae 253, in a jynt rule wi his son Volusianus.

Electromagnetic radiation

Electromagnetic radiation is ane o the fundamental phenomena o electromagnetism, behavin as waves propagatin through space, an aa as photon pairticles travelin through space, carryin radiant energy. In a vacuum, it propagates at a characteristic ...

Cary

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Condensing steam locomotive

A condensing steam locomotive is a teep o locomotive designed tae recover exhaust steam, either in order tae improve range atween taking on boiler watter, or tae reduce emission o steam inside enclosed spaces. The apparatus takes the exhaust stea ...

Litmus

Litmus is a watter-soluble mixtur o different dyes extractit frae lichens, especially Roccella tinctoria. It is eften absorbed ontae filter paper tae produce ane o the auldest furms o pH indicator, uised tae test materials for acidity. Blue litmu ...

Belovo, Bulgarie

Belovo is a town in soothwast Bulgarie. It is the seat o Belovo Municipality. It is locatit in Pazardzhik Province, whaur the Yadenitza flows intae the Maritsa river, at the fuit o three muntain ranges, on the wastren end o the Thracie Plain. Wi ...

Capellades

Capellades is a toun in Catalonie, Spain, locatit in the sooth o the comarca of Anoia, some saxty metres abuin the Anoia river whaur it cuts throu the Catalan Coastal Range. The C-244 trunk road frae Vilafranca del Penedès an the FGC railwey line ...

Caieiras

Caieiras is a municipality in the state o São Paulo in Brazil. Due tae the municipalitys muckle reforestation aurie, it is kent as the "Ceety o the Pines". The municipality is servit bi CPTM Line 7 Ruby.

La Pobla de Claramunt

La Pobla de Claramunt is a municipality in the comarca o the Anoia in Catalonie, Spain. It is situatit on the edge o the Òdena Basin at the entrance tae the Capellades Gorge. The toun is dominatit bi Claramunt castle, on a hilltop some 150 m abui ...

Yangiyo‘l

Yangiyo‘l an aa spelled as Yangiyul is a 13t ceety in Uzbekistans Tashkent Province, 20 km frae the ceety o Tashkent. It haes a population o aboot 60.000 fowk. Industry in the aurie includes textiles an paper. In recent years, the ceety haes haed ...

Villava – Atarrabia

Villava is a toun an municipality locatit in the province an autonomous commonty o Navarre, northren Spain. The population is aboot 10.000, an the toun is locatit 4 km awa frae Pamplona, the caipital o Navarre. The veelage wis foondit in 1184 bi ...

Valkeakoski

Valkeakoski is a toun an municipality in Finland. Valkeakoski is locatit 35 kilometre 22 mi sooth o Tampere an 150 km 93 mi north o Helsinki in the province o Wastren Finland an is pairt o the Pirkanmaa region. The municipality haes a population ...

Kohila

Kohila is a burgh in Rapla Coonty, northren Estonie. It is the admeenistrative centre o Kohila Pairish. Kohila haes a population o 3.505. Kohila haes a station on Edelaraudtees wastwaird line.

Daily Record (disambiguation)

The Daily Record refers tae the follaein newspapers: Australie Daily Record Rockhampton, a newspaper published in Rockhampton, Queensland, Australie Scotland Daily Record Scotland, a Scots tabloid based in Glesga Unitit States San Marcos Daily Re ...

Tortuguitas

Tortuguitas is a ceety o the coonty cried Malvinas Argentinas Partido in the Greater Buenos Aires, Argentinae, locatit 25 mile northwast frae the caipital ceety Buenos Aires. Pairt o the ceety faws in the José Clemente Paz Partido. Population 41. ...

Bolívar Partido

Bolívar Partido is a partido locatit in mid central Buenos Aires Province, Argentinae. The partido haes 5.027 km² 1.941 sq mi an a population o 32.442 2001 census, an its caipital is San Carlos de Bolívar.

Capital Depairtment, Mendoza

Capital is a depairtment o Mendoza Province in Argentinae. The provincial subdiveesion haes a population o aboot 111.000 inhabitants in a aurie o 54 km², an its heid ceety is Mendoza, which serves as the provincial caipital an aw.

Ituzaingó, Buenos Aires

Ituzaingó is the caipital o the Ituzaingó Partido in the Greater Buenos Aires metropolitan aurie, Argentinae near Buenos Aires ceety. Ituzaingó haes been the caipital o the Ituzaingó Partido or municipality o Buenos Aires Province syne 1995, when ...

Bragado Partido

Bragado Partido is a partido o Buenos Aires Province in Argentinae. The provincial subdiveesion haes a population o aroond 40.000 indwellers in a aurie o 2.230 km² 861 sq mi, an its caipital ceety is Bragado, whilk is locatit aroond 210 km 130 mi ...

Reforma

Reforma, the Spainyie wird meanin reform, haes the follaein meanins: Historical La Reforma Mexico, a period o leeberal reforms in the history o Mexico beginnin in 1855 Guerra de Reforma, a war focht durin this period Populatit places Reforma, Chi ...

Die Welt

Die Welt is a German naitional newspaper setten furth bi the Axel Springer company. It wis foondit in Hamburg in 1946 bi the Breetish occupeein militar, an taks a centre-richt poleetical stance. The average circulation o Die Welt is aboot 209.000 ...

Burdur Province

Burdur Province is a province o Turkey, locatit in the soothwast an borderin Muğla an Antalya tae the sooth, Denizli tae the wast, Afyon tae the north, an Isparta tae the east. It haes an aurie o 6.887 km² an a population o 258.868 the provincial ...

Karl, Grand Duke o Baden

Karl, Grand Duke o Baden 8 Julie 1786 – 8 December 1818) became ruler o the Grand Duchy o Baden as its grand duke on 11 June 1811 and reigned until his daith in 1818.

Yerl o Mar

The Mormaer or Earl o Mar is the name o several peerages o Scotland. The first ane wis oreeginally the provincial ruler o the province o Mar in north-eastren Scotland. First attestit in the year 1014, the "family seat" eventually became Kildrummy ...

Al Marj

Marj, an aa spelt El Merj, umwhile Barca or Barce, is a ceety in northeastren Libie an the admeenistrative seat o the Al Marj Destrict. It lees in an upland valley separatit frae the Mediterranean Sea bi a range o hills, pairt o the Jebel Akhdar ...

Jean Baptiste Colbert, Marquis o Torcy

Jean Baptiste Colbert, Marquis o Torcy 14 September 1665 – 2 September 1746, wis a French nobleman an diplomat, who negotiated some o the most important treaties towards the end of Louis XIVs reign, notably the treaty 1700 that occasioned the War ...

Duke o Mortemart

René de Rochechouart 1804-1893 Casimir de Rochechouart 1787–1875 mairit Virginie de Sainte-Aldegonde Jean Baptiste 1712–1771 mairit Charlotte Nathalie de Manneville Gabriel de Rochechouart 1600-1675 friend o Louis XIII o Fraunce, creatit Duke in ...