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Val-dOise

Val-dOise is a French depairtment, creatit in 1968 efter the split o the Seine-et-Oise depairtment an locatit in the Île-de-France region. In local slang, it is kent as "quatre-vingt quinze" or "neuf cinq". It gets its name frae the Oise River, a ...

Quetzaltenango

Quetzaltenango, kent bi its indigenous name an aw, Xelajú, is a ceety in Guatemala. It is baith the caipital o Quetzaltenango Depairtment an the municipal seat o Quetzaltenango municipality.

Choco

Chocó mey refer tae: Choco leids, faimily o Native American leids, in Colombie an Panama Chocó, Colombie depairtment Guilherme Choco, Brazilian fitbawer El Chocó - a name for Tumbes-Chocó-Magdalena, Paceefic coastal region, extendin throu Panama, ...

Trump

Trump mey refer tae: Trump caird gemmes, a caird o a suit which outranks aw ither suits in mony trick-takkin gemmes Donald Trump born 1946, American businessman, telly personality, an the 45t Preses o the Unitit States Trump mey forby refer tae:

Leet o French films frae 1910 tae 1930

LÂme des moulins 1912 Le Dévouement dun gosse 1911 The Mills Soul. Le Calvaire du mousse 1912 The Sailors Sufferings. La Dame aux camélias 1912 The Dame wi the camellia. La Grotte des supplices 1912 The horrible cave. LOr qui brûle 1912 The gowd ...

Notes on Nationalism

Notes on Nationalism is a weel-kent essay scrieved in Mey 1945 bi George Orwell in the jurnal Polemic, follaeing the Seicont Warld War. In the essay, Orwell gies an description o naitionalism, that he descreives as: . first of all the habit of as ...

Saskatoon

Saskatoon is a ceety in central Saskatchewan, Canadae, on the Sooth Saskatchewan River. Residents o the ceety o Saskatoon are cried Saskatonians. The ceety is surroondit bi the Rural Municipality of Corman Park No. 344. Saskatoon is the maist pop ...

Contagem

Contagem is a ceety in the centre o the state o Minas Gerais, in Brazil. It is locatit anerlie 21 kilometers frae the caipital, Belo Horizonte an forms pairt o a metropolitan aurie wi a population o 4.8 million. The ceety belangs tae the mesoregi ...

Catalonie

Catalonie, is an Autonomous Commonty in the Kinrick o Spain. The Autonomous Commonty o Catalonie haes an aurie o 32.114 km² wi an offeecial population o 7.210.508 o whilk immigrants mak up an estimatit 12.3% o the hail population. It mairches Fra ...

Şırnak Province

The Şırnak Province is a Turkis province in sootheastren Anatolie. It haes a population o 430.109. The population wis 353.197 in 2000. Şırnak Province haes some muntainous regions in the wast an the sooth, but the majority o the province consists ...

San Pedro Partido

San Pedro Partido is a partido locatit in the north o the Argentine province o Buenos Aires, whose caipital ceety is San Pedro. Wi a aurie o 1.322 km 2, the partido population wis 55.234.

Rostov Oblast

Rostov Oblast is a federal subject o Roushie, locatit in the Soothren Federal Destrict. Rostov Oblast haes an aurie o 100.800 square kilometer an a population o 4.277.976, makking it the saxt maist populous federal subject in Roushie. Its admeeni ...

Badia del Vallès

The tounship haes its beginnins in the 1960s bi a govrenment plan aimit at creatin a residential aurie on the ootskirts o the touns o Barberà del Vallès an Cerdanyola del Vallès made up o 11.054 hames an aw services relatin tharetae. In 1970 the ...

Amaterasu

Amaterasu, Amaterasu-ōmikami or Ōhirume-no-muchi-no-kami is a pairt o the Japanese meeth cycle, an aa a major deity o the Shinto releegion. She is seen as the goddess o the sun, but an aa o the universe. The name Amaterasu derived frae Amateru me ...

Deimos

Deimos, a Greek wird for dread, mey refer tae: DEIMOS, an early message passin OS for the Cray-1, replaced bi the Cray Time Sharing System Deimos comics, villain for the Warlord comic series Deimos Doctor Who audio, an audio drama Deimos meetholo ...

Kurgan (disambiguation)

Kurgan is a tumulus or burial moond in Eurasie, but especially in Roushie an Ukraine. Kurgan mey refer tae an aw: Toponyms Kurgan, Kurgan Oblast, a ceety in Roushie Kurgan West, a umwhile nearbi airbase Kurgan Airport, its airport Chim-Kurgan, a ...

Diana, Princess o Wales

Diana, Princess o Wales, wis the first wife o Charles, Prince o Wales, wha is the eldest bairn an heir apparent o Queen Elizabeth II. She wis the mither o Prince William an Prince Harry. Diana wis born intae the Spencer faimily, a faimily o Breet ...

Marstrand

Marstrand is a seaside locality situatit in Kungälv Municipality, Västra Götaland Coonty, Swaden. It haed 1.319 inhabitants in 2010. It haes held ceety privileges syne 1200. The maist strikin featur aboot Marstrand is the 17t century fortress Car ...

Atvenas Wake

Atvenas Wake wis oreeginally formed back in late 2006 an quickly creatit a lyal audience. They play a ticht style solid, stroang, contemporary metal muisic. They incorporate mony influences frae various genres such as symphonic black metal, daith ...

Sangam-dong

Pyeonghwa Park 평화공원 平和公園 Hangang Citizens Nanji Park 한강시민난지공원 Worldcup Park 월드컵공원 Noeul Park 노을공원 Sky Park 하늘공원 Nanjicheon Park 난지천공원 Nanjido 난지도 蘭芝島 Millennium Park 밀레니엄공원 Korean Film Archive 한국영 ...

Harry Potter

Harry Potter is a series o fantasy novelles written bi Breetish author J. K. Rowling. The novelles chronicle the life o a young wizard, Harry Potter, an his friends Hermione Granger an Ron Weasley, aw o whom are students at Hogwarts School of Wit ...

2016 Warld Snooker Championship

The 2016 Warld Snooker Championship wis a professional snooker toornament, that teuk place frae 16 Apryle tae 2 May 2016 a the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, England. The event wis the 40th year that the Warld Snooker Championship haed been held ...

Hal Holbrook

Harold Rowe Hal Holbrook, Jr. wis an American movie, televeesion, stage an vyce actor. Holbrook is kent tae the general audience for playin famous author Mark Twain in plays or on biographical shaws. Holbrook wis born in Cleveland, Ohio. He began ...

U.D.O.

Frae 1992 until 1996 Accept performed in a heichly watched ower reunion, an Dirkschneider put U.D.O. on hiatus to record three albums thegither wi his auld Accept colleagues. Efter anither Accept break up, Dirkschneider returned his focus to U.D. ...

Fred Rogers

Fred McFeely Rogers wis an American televeesion personality, muisicker, puppeteer, writer, producer, an Presbyterian meenister. He wis kent as the creautor, componer, producer, heid writer, an host o the preschuil telly series Mister Rogers Neigh ...

Yu So-chow

Yu So Chow wis a Cheenese actress born in Beijing tae a Peking opera faimily. She is the dochter o late Maister Yu Jim-yuen who ran the China Drama Academy, a Peking Opera School in Hong Kong, an teacher o mony well-kent actors. She stairtit her ...

Ängelholm Municipality

Ängelholm Municipality is a municipality in Skåne Coonty in soothren Swaden. Its seat is locatit in the ceety o Ängelholm. In 1971 the Ceety o Ängelholm wis amalgamatit wi the rural municipalities Ausås, Barkåkra, Hjärnarp an Munka-Ljungby, sicwe ...

Tindouf Province

Tindouf, an aa written Tinduf, is the wastmaist province o Algeria, haein a population o 58.193 as o the 2008 census. Despite the barren landscape, Tindouf is a resoorce-rich province, wi important quantities o iron ore locatit in the Gara Djebil ...

Marston Green

Marston Green is a veelage o aroond 5000 residents in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull in the Wast Midlands, approximately 7 mile frae Birmingham. The veelage is adjacent tae Birmingham Internaitional Airport an the Naitional Exhibition Centr ...

Armenie Revolutionar Airmy

The Armenie Revolutionary Airmy wis an Armenie paramilitar organisation that attackit at least 7 times resultin in at least 6 fatalities an 8 injuries. The group teuk responsibility for an attack on Turkis embassy in Lisbon an the attack on the T ...

Canale Monterano

Canale Monterano is a comune in the Province o Roum in the Italian region Lazio, locatit aboot 40 km northwast o Roum. Canale Monterano borders the follaein municipalities: Blera, Manziana, Oriolo Romano, Tolfa, Vejano.

Vilnius Coonty

Vilnius Coonty is the lairgest o the 10 coonties o Lithuanie, locatit in the east o the kintra aroond the ceety Vilnius. On 1 Julie 2010, the coonty admeenistration wis abolished, an syne that date, Vilnius Coonty remains as the territorial an st ...

Battle o Bannockburn

The Battle o Bannockburn wis ane o the major strameshes o the First Scots Weir o Unthirldom an wis a deceesive veectory for the Kinrick o Scotland. The battle wis fochten on the 23t an 24t o Juin 1314 alang an athwart the fields bi the Bannock Bu ...

Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla

Miguel Gregorio Antonio Ignacio Hidalgo-Costilla y Gallaga Mandarte Villaseñor, mair commonly kent as Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla or simply Miguel Hidalgo, wis a Mexican priest an a leader o the Mexican War o Unthirldom. As a priest, Miguel Hidalgo ...

Battle o Stirlin Brig

The Battle o Stirlin Brig wis ane o the major fechts o the First Scots Weir o Unthirldom. The battle wis fochten on the 11t o September 1297 alang the River Forth in Stirlin atween the airmies o Scotland an Ingland an the battle wis a veectory fo ...

William Wallace

Sir William Wallace wis the leader o the Scots airmy agin the Inglis for the first pairt o the Scots Weirs for Unthirldom an wis the Gairdian o Scotland frae 1297 til 1298. Wallace wis born in Elderslie, Renfrewshire an wis eddicatit at some time ...

Lachin Rayon

Lachin is a rayon o Azerbaijan. The caipital is the ceety o Lachin. The region haes been controlled bi the brakwa Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, as pairt o its Qashatagh Province, syne the Nagorno-Karabakh War. Upon the captur o Lachin rayon, Armenie ...

Kars

Efter Warld War II, the Soviet Union attemptit tae annul the Kars treaty an regain the Kars region an the adjoinin region o Ardahan. On Juin 7, 1945, Soviet Foreign Meenister Vyacheslav Molotov tauld the Turkis ambassador tae Moscow Selim Sarper ...

John McCain

John Sidney McCain III wis the senior Unitit States Senator frae Arizona. He wis the Republican presidential nominee in the 2008 Unitit States election. McCain followed his faither an grandfaither, baith fower-starn admirals, intae the Unitit Sta ...

Guantánamo Province

Guantánamo is the eastmaist province o Cuba. Its caipital is an aw cried Guantánamo. Ither touns include Baracoa. The province surroonds the U.S. Navy base at Guantánamo Bay.

Var (depairtment)

The Var is a French depairtment in the region Provence-Alpes-Côte dAzur in Provence, in sootheast Fraunce. It taks its name frae the river Var, whilk uised tae rin alang its eastren bundary, but the bundary wis muivit in 1860. The Var is bordered ...

Glücksburg

Glücksburg is a smaw toun in the destrict Schleswig-Flensburg, in Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. It is situatit on the sooth side o the Flensburg Fjord, a inlet o the Easter Seas, approx. 10 km northeast of Flensburg. The toun wis oreeginally the h ...

Alexander Pailace

The Alexander Pailace is a former imperial residence near the toun o Tsarskoye Selo, on a plateau about 30 mile south frae the imperial capital o Saunt Petersburg. It is known as the favourite residence o the last Russian Emperor Nicholas II.The ...

Quilmes Partido

Quilmes is a partido o Buenos Aires Province, Argentinae, athin the Greater Buenos Aires conurbation. It haes a aurie o 125 square kilometres, an a population o 580.829 2010 census, makkin it the third maist populous partido in the Gran Buenos Ai ...

Antoine Louis de Gramont, Duke o Gramont

On le 16 Aprile 1780 Antoine mairit Aglaé de Polignac at the Pailace o Versailles. Aglaé wis a dochter o Gabrielle de Polastron favourite o Marie Antoinette

Louise Françoise de Bourbon (1707-1743)

Louise Françoise de Bourbon wis a granddaughter o Louis XIV o Fraunce an his mistress Madame de Montespan. Louise-Françoise wis styles aa Mademoiselle du Maine an haed nae childer. She wis named in honour o her aunt Louise Françoise, Duchess o Bo ...

Luxembourg Pailace

The Luxembourg Pailace is locatit at 15 rue de Vaugirard in the 6t arrondissement o Paris. It is next tae the Petit Luxembourg.

Pauline Bonaparte

Pauline Bonaparte wis an Italian noblewoman, the first sovereign Duchess o Guastalla in Italy, an imperial French Princess an the Princess consort o Sulmona an Rossano. She wis the sixth child o Letizia Ramolino and Carlo Buonaparte, Corsicas rep ...

Ferdinando I de Medici, Grand Duke o Tuscany

Ferdinando I de Medici, Grand Duke o Tuscany wis Grand Duke o Tuscany frae 1587 tae 1609, haein succeeded his aulder brither Francesco I.

Zabadani Destrict

Zabadani Destrict or az-Zabadan is a destrict o the Rif Dimashq Govrenorate in Sirie. At the 2004 offeecical census, the destrict haed a population o 63.780. The centre o the destrict is the ceety o Zabadani. Till Februar 2009, the sub-destricts ...