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Rowland Allanson-Winn, 5t Baron Headley

Rowland George Allanson Allanson-Winn, 5t Baron Headley, kent as Shaikh Rahmatullah al-Farooq an aw, wis an Erse peer an a prominent convert tae Islam, who wis forby ane o the leadin members o the Woking Muslim Mission alangside Khwaja Kamal-ud-D ...

Néstor Kirchner

Néstor Carlos Kirchner wis an Argentine politeecian an lawyer in the Juisticialist Pairty, an the fiftie-fowert Preses o Argentinae, frae 25 Mey 2003 till December 10, 2007. He succeedit Eduardo Duhalde, who wis suppose tae complete the unfinishe ...

Magdalena, Colombie

Magdalena is a depairtment o Colombie, locatit tae the north o the kintra bi the Caribbean Sea. The caipital o the depairtment is Santa Marta an wis namit efter the Magdalena River. It inheritit the name o ane o the oreeginal nine states o the Un ...

Sabanas de San Angel

Sabanas de San Angel, Spaingie for Savannas o Saunt Angel, is a toun an municipality o the Colombie Depairtment o Magdalena. Foondit aroond 1607 wi the name San Antoñito bi the Spaingie Colonizers as a pathwey toun in the route atween La Guajira ...

Dostyk

Dostyk or Druzhba is a smaw toun in Kazakhstans Almaty Province, on the border wi Xinjiang, Cheenae. It is a port o entry frae Cheenae. The rail portion serves as a important link in the Eurasie Laund Brig.

Mahlsdorf

The locality wis mentioned for the first time in a document o 1345, namit as Malterstorp. Till 1920 it wis a municipality o the umwhile Niederbarnim destrict, mergit intae Berlin wi the "Greater Berlin Act".

Taganrog

Taganrog is a port ceety in Rostov Oblast, Roushie, locatit on the north shore o the Taganrog Bay, several kilometres wast o the mooth o the Don River. Population: 257.681 ; 281.947 ; 291.622.

Dongcheng Destrict, Beijing

Dongcheng Destrict is an urban destrict in Beijing coverin the eastren hauf o Beijings urban core. It is 24.7 square kilometres in aurie an haes a population o 535.558. Dongcheng Destrict covers several important pairts o Beijing. Wangfujing an D ...

El-Tor

El-Tor, an aa transliterated as Al-Tur an At-Tur an kent as Tur Sinai, formerly Raithu, is the caipital o Sooth Sinai Govrenorate of Egyp, locatit at the Sinai Peninsula. The name o the ceety comes frae the Arabic name o the muntain where the pro ...

Os de Balaguer

Os de Balaguer is a municipality in the comarca o Noguera, in the province o Lleida, Catalonie, Spain. Economy is based on agricultur, wi, in pairticular, the cultivation o vegetables, cereals an olive, an on ainimal husbandry as well. Sichts in ...

Pernambuco

Pernambuco is a state o Brazil, locatit in the Northeast region o the kintra. Tae the north are the states o Paraíba an Ceará, tae the wast is Piauí, tae the sooth are Alagoas an Bahia, an tae the east is the Atlantic Ocean. Thare are aboot 187 k ...

Kotayk Province

Kotayk or Kotaik is a province o Armenie. It is in the centre o the kintra. Its caipital is Hrazdan. It is best kent for its warld-renouned beer o the same name. It is hame tae the heichlie frequentit tourist destinations Garni an Geghard an the ...

Josep Llorens i Artigas

Josep Llorens i Artigas wis a Spaingie ceramic airtist kent for his collaboration wi Joan Miró. He is creditit wi relaunchin ceramics as a European airt shape.

Al Murgub Destrict

Al Murgub, sometimes spelt Al Marqab, is ane o the destricts o Libie. Accordin tae the 2006 census, the population wis 432.202. The main ceety an caipital is Al Khums. The widely visitit UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid o Leptis Magna is an aa locatit ...

Vejle Municipality

Vejle Municipality is a municipality in Region o Soothren Denmark on the Jutland peninsulae in sootheast Denmark. The municipality covers an aurie o 1.055 km², an haes a total population o 106.383. Its mayor is Arne Sigtenbjerggaard, a member o t ...

Lori Province

Lori is a province o Armenie. It is in the north o the kintra, borderin Georgie. Its caipital is Vanadzor an Stepanavan is its seicont lairgest ceety. It is hame tae the UNESCO Warld Heritage Steids o Haghpat an Sanahin an the well-preservit Akht ...

Berat

Berat is a ceety an a municipality locatit in sooth-central Albanie, an the caipital o the Coonty o Berat an aa ane o the warlds auldest continuously inhaibitit ceeties. In Julie 2008, the auld toun crued Mangalem destrict, wis inscrived on the U ...

Pushkin, Saunt Petersburg

Pushkin is a municipal toun in Pushkinsky Destrict o the federal ceety o St. Petersburg, Roushie, locatit 24 kilometer sooth frae the centre o St. Petersburg proper, an its train station, Detskoye Selo, is directly connectit bi railwey tae the Vi ...

Qena

Qena is a ceety in Upper Egyp, an the caipital o the Qena Govrenorate. Situatit on the east bank o the Nile, it wis kent as Kaine durin the Greco-Roman period an as Cainepolis in antiquity.

Alcamo

Alcamo wis foondit in 828 bi the Muslim commander al-Kamuk efter whom it is namit, though ither sources date its oreegin tae c. 972. The oreeginal Christian dounset, definitively abandoned in the 14t century, wis locatit whare remains o a touer a ...

Azraq

Azraq is a sma toun in the o Zarqa Govrenorate in central-eastren Jordan, 100 km east o Amman. The population o Azraq wis 9021 bodies in 2004.

Saône

The Saône is a river o eastren Fraunce. It is a richt tributary o the River Rhône. Risin at Vioménil in the Vosges depairtment, it jyns the Rhône in Lyon. The name "Saône" derives frae that o the Gallic river goddess Souconna, which haes also bee ...

Friedrich Michael, Coont Palatine o Zweibrücken

Friedrich Michael, Coont Palatine o Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld wis a member o the Wittelsbach dynasty. He wis the son o Christian III o Palatinate-Zweibrücken an Caroline o Nassau-Saarbrücken an a member o the House o Palatinate-Zweibrücken-Birkenfel ...

Kamyshin

Kamyshin is a ceety in Volgograd Oblast, Roushie, locatit on the richt bank o the Volgograd Reservoir o the Volga River, in the estuary o the Kamyshinka River. Population: 119.565 ; 127.891 ; 122.463 ; 101.000 ; 24.000.

Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok Coonty

Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok is the name o an admeenistrative coonty in Hungary. It lies in central Hungary an shares borders wi the Hungarian coonties Pest, Heves, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hajdú-Bihar, Békés, Csongrád, an Bács-Kiskun. The rivers Tisza an K ...

Princess Alexandra o Greece an Denmark

Princess Alexandra o Greece an Denmark ; 30 August 1870 – 24 September 1891), later kent as Grand Duchess Alexandra Georgievna o Roushie, wis a member o the Greek ryal family an of the Roushie imperial faimily. She was the dochter o George I o Gr ...

Wilhelm II o Württemberg

Wilhelm II o Württemberg wis the last Keeng o Württemberg. He ruled frae 6 October 1891 until the abolition o the kinrick on 30 November 1918.

Olga Nikolaevna o Roushie

Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna o Roushie wis a member o the Russian imperial faimily who became Queen consort o Württemberg as wife o Karl I o Württemberg, with whom she had nae childer. She wis the second dochter o Nicholas I o Roushie an Charlot ...

Airchduchess Luise o Austrick

Prince Ernst Heinrich o Saxony 9 December 1896 – 14 Juin 1971 mairit Princess Sophie o Luxembourg an haed issue. Georg, Croun Prince o Saxony 15 Januar 1893 – 14 Mey 1943 niver mairit an haed nae kent issue. Friedrich Christian, Margrave o Meisse ...

Adolf Friedrich V, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg-Strelitz

Adolphus Frederick August Victor Ernst Adalbert Gustavus Wilhelm Wellington o Mecklenburg wis born in Neustrelitz, the anly surviving bairn o Frederick William, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg, an Princess Augusta o Cambridge. Following the daith o his ...

Prince Friedrich o Saxe-Meiningen

Prince Friedrich o Saxe-Meiningen, Duke o Saxony wis a German soldier an member o the Ducal Hoose o Saxe-Meiningen, itself a branch o the Hoose o Wettin.

Decollatura

Decollatura is a comune an toun in the province o Catanzaro in the Calabrie region o Italy. It is famous for bein the birthplace o the Italian poet Michele Pane

Ribeirão Pires

Ribeirão Pires is a ceety in the state o São Paulo Metropolitan Region o São Paulo, includin a group o municipalities kent as the "Greater ABC Region". The estimatit population in 2009 wis 112.011 inhabitants an the aurie is 99 square kilometres, ...

Duke o Ayen

Duke o Ayen is a French teetle o nobility uised bi the Hoose o Noailles. They are cousins o the Dukes o Mouchy. The teetle wis creatit in 1737 bi Louis XV for Louis de Noailles, Duke o Noailles. The teetle wis uised bi the hier tae the teetle Duk ...

Prince Franz o Bavarie

Prince Franz o Bavarie wis a member o the Bavarien Ryal Hoose o Wittelsbach an a Major General in the Bavarien Airmy

Central Electricity Generating Board

The Central Electricity Generating Board was the cornerstone o the Breetish electricity industry for almost forty years, from 1957 tae privatisation in the 1990s. Because o its origins in the immediate post-war period, when electricity demand gre ...

San Sebastián de Buenavista

San Sebastián de Buenavista is a toun an municipality o the Colombie Depairtment o Magdalena. Foondit in 1748 bi Fernando de Mier y Guerra wi the name San Sebastián de Melchiquejo, but wis later chyngit on 15 November 1957 when it wis erectit mun ...

Vikipalu

Vikipalu is a veelage in Anija Pairish, Harju Coonty in northren Estonie, locatit aboot 5 km east o the toun o Kehra. It haes a population o 61. Maist o the veelages territory is covered wi forest. River Aavoja flows throu the veelage. Vikipalu h ...

Colombie Fitbaw Federation

The Colombie Fitbaa Federation is the govrenin bouk o fitbaa in Colombie. It wis foondit in 1924 an haes been affiliatit tae FIFA syne 1936. It is a member o CONMEBOL an is in chairge o the Colombie naitional fitbaa team.

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna o Roushie

Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna o Roushie wis a member o the Hoose o Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov bi birth an wis later a member o the Hoose o Glücksburg bi mairiage tae Prince Nicholas o Greece an Denmark, a son o Keeng George I o the Hellenes. Kin ...

Municipality o Naklo

The Municipality o Naklo is ane o the municipalities in northwastren Slovenie. Its centre is Naklo. The municipality, established in 1994, lees at a elevation o 407 metre an haes 5.020 residents. It haes a aurie o 28.3 square kilometre.

Municipality o Sežana

The Municipality o Sežana is a municipality in the Littoral region o Slovenie, near the Italian border. The seat o the municipality is the toun o Sežana. The municipality wis established on 6 November 1994, when the umwhile Municipality o Sežana ...

Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield

Club Atlético Vélez Sarsfield is a sports club based in the Liniers neebourheid o wastren Buenos Aires, Argentinae. Vélez is best kent for its fitbaw team, that plays in the Argentine Primera División, the top level o the Argentine league seestem ...

Municipality o Kobarid

The Municipality o Kobarid is a municipality in the Upper Soča Valley in wastren Slovenie, near the Italian border. The seat o the municipality is the toun o Kobarid. The municipality wis established on 3 October 1994, when the umwhile lairger Mu ...

Stratovarius

Stratovarius are a Finnish pouer metal baund frae Helsinki, Finland, formit in 1984. Their material contains elements o pouer metal an neoclassical metal. Tae this day the baund haes sauld ower 2.5 million records warldwide

At the Gates

At the Gates wis ane o the three baunds to pioneer melodic daith metal, the others ar In Flames an Dark Tranquillity. The baund wis active atween 1990 an 1995 an briefly 2008. They released fower studio albums, ane EP an a live album. The baund w ...

Kermanshah Province

Kermanshah Province is ane o the 31 provinces o Iran. The province wis kent frae 1969 tae 1986 as Kermanshahan an frae 1986 tae 1995 as Bakhtaran.

Tukchang

Tukchang is an destrict o Pyongannam-do in North Korea. Tukchang wis established as its awn admeenistrative aurie efter separatin frae Pukchang in 1995.

Kaluga Oblast

Kaluga Oblast is a federal subject o Roushie. Its admeenistrative center is the ceety o Kaluga. Population: 1.010.930.

Pichucalco

Pichucalco is a toun an ane o the 119 municipalities o Chiapas, in soothren Mexico. As o 2010, the municipality haed a total population o 29.813, up frae 29.357 as o 2005. It covers a aurie o 1.078.1 km². As o 2010, the ceety o Pichucalco haed a ...