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Arkanoid

Arkanoid is a 1986 Japanese arcade gemme frae Taito an the first instawment in the Arkanoid gemme series. It wis adapted tae many video gemme consoles an home computers such as ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, BBC Micro, MSX, Atari 8-bit f ...

Maresme

Maresme is a comarca locatit alang the Catalan Mediterranean coast in Spain, atween the comarques o Barcelonès an Selva, an also borderin wi Vallès Oriental. Its caipital an lairgest ceety is Mataró pop. 119.035 in 2007.

Alvito, Lazio

Alvito is a toun an comune in central Italy, in the province o Frosinone, sooth o Roum in the Lazio region. Its hame tae ane o the auldest Italian castles.

Cerrito, Paraguay

Cerrito is a ceety in the Ñeembucú Depairtment, Paraguay. It is located alang the Parana River wi twa types o beaches: ane wi shallow depths in which ye can basically cross a lang stretch o the river an a deep ane juist athin a few meters frae th ...

Gansu

Gansu is a province locatit in the northwast o the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae. It lees atween the Tibetan an Huangtu plateaus, an borders Mongolie, Inner Mongolie, an Ningxia tae the north, Xinjiang an Qinghai tae the wast, Sichuan tae the sooth, an ...

Chuy

Chuy is a ceety in Uruguay in the Rocha Depairtment. It haed a population o 10.357 fowk in 2004. It is a mairch ceety, adjacent tae the Brazilian ceety o Chuí. Baith ceeties skare the main street whilk sers as the borderline. It is a relatively t ...

Province o Milan

The Province o Milan wis a province in the Lombardy region o Italy. Its caipital wis the ceety o Milan. The provincial territory is heichlie urbanized, resultin in the third heichest population density amang the Italian provinces wi mair nor 2.00 ...

Zagarolo

Zagarolo is a toun an comune in the province o Roum, in the region o Lazio o central Italy. It haes 17.803 inhabitants an a total aurie o 28 km 2. Zagarolo lies 34 km. sooth-east o Roum an it borders the municipalities o Colonna, Gallicano nel La ...

Cape o Guid Howp

The Cape o Guid Howp is a rocky headland on the Atlantic coast o the Cape Peninsula, Sooth Africae. Thare is a misconception that the Cape o Guid Howp is the soothren tip o Africae, acause it wis ance believed tae be the dividin point atween the ...

San Francisco, El Petén

San Francisco is a municipality in the El Petén depairtment o Guatemala. The municipality haes a population o 8.066 fowk. The San Francisco municipal govrenment is led bi alcalde Simon Vinicio Penados Gomez, o the Naitional Unity o Howp UNE. The ...

Maierato

Maierato is a comune in the Province o Vibo Valentia in the Italian region Calabrie, locatit aboot 40 km soothwast o Catanzaro an aboot 11 km northeast o Vibo Valentia. As o 31 Dizember 2004, it haed a population o 2.305 an a aurie o 39.9 km². Ma ...

Flotsam an jetsam

In maritime law, flotsam, jetsam, lagan an derelict describe specific kynds o wreck. Heestorically the wirds haed specific nautical meanings, wi legal consequences.

ARA San Juan (S-42)

ARA San Juan wis a TR-1700-cless diesel-electric submarine in service wi the Argentine Navy as pairt o the Argentine Submarine Force atween 1986 an 2017. It wis built in Wast Germany an entered service on 19 November 1985, an it unnerwent a mid-l ...

David Bek

For the Armenie municipality, see David Bek, Armenie. David Bek wis an Armenie militar commander an ane o the maist prominent militar figurs o the Armenie leeberation muivement o the 18t century directit against the forces of Ottoman Empire an Sa ...

Vakıflı

Vakıflı Köyü is the anerlie remainin ethnic Armenie veelage in Turkey. Locatit on the slopes o Musa Dagh in the Samandağ destrict o Hatay Province, the veelage owerleuks the Mediterranean Sea an is athin eyesicht o the Sirie border. It is hame ta ...

Hôtel de Vendôme

The Hôtel de Vendôme wis a hôtel particulier in Paris Today it is the base o the École nationale supérieure des mines de Paris. From 1706 tae 1707, the Carthusians, under Le Blonds superintendence haed a great hoose built at the expense o Antoine ...

Marktbreit

Marktbreit is a toun in the destrict o Kitzingen in the Regierungsbezirk Unterfranken in Bavarie situatit at the maist soothren point o the Main river. It is the birthplace o Alois Alzheimer who first identified the symptoms o wha is nou kent as ...

Marie Bonaparte

Marie Bonaparte, kent as Princess George o Greece an Denmark upon her mairiage, wis a French author an psychoanalyst, closely linked wi Sigmund Freud. Her wealth contreibutit tae the popularity o psychoanalysis, an enabled Freuds escape frae Nazi ...

Saint-Michel

Saint-Michel is the name or pairt o the name o mony places. Michel is French for Michael, an in maist cases, these placenames refer tae Saunt Michael.

Order o the Skep bee

The Order o the Skep bee wis an Order o chivalry creatit bi Louise Bénédicte de Bourbon, Duchess o Maine, an dochter-in-law o Louis XIV. It wis set up in Juin 1703 an wis offered tae members an fiends o their own coort an residence at the Château ...

Louis Charles dAlbert, Duke o Luynes

Louis Charles dAlbert, Duke o Luynes wis a French nobleman a only son o Charles dAlbert, Duke o Luynes He mairit three times.

The Brithers Karamazov

The Brithers Karamazov, an aa translatit as The Karamazov Brithers, is the final novelle bi the Roushie author Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Dostoyevsky spent nearly twa years writin The Brithers Karamazov, which wis published as a serial in The Roushie Me ...

Pape Pius VII

Pius VII, O.S.B., born Giorgio Barnaba Luigi Chiaramonti, wis Pape fae Mairch 14t, 1800 tae Augist 20t, 1823. Chiaramonti wis born at Cesena intil a bien Italian familie. He wis eddicatit in Ravenna afore jynin the Benedictine prattick in 1756 ta ...

Cuautitlán Izcalli

Cuautitlán Izcalli is a ceety an municipality in State o Mexico, Mexico. The name comes frae Náhuatl an means your hoose atween the trees.

Cuatro Vientos Airport

Madrid-Cuatro Vientos Airport, kent as Cuatro Vientos Airport an aw, is the auldest Spainyie airport an ane o the three ceevil airports o Madrid alang wi Madrid-Barajas an Torrejón Air Base. The airport is locatit 8 km sooth-wast o the ceety doun ...

Monte Chingolo

Monte Chingolo wis foondit on 23 November 1815 bi Juan Manuel de Rosas. The dounset wis the steid o Las Higueritas, the first recordit abbatoir in Argentinae. The toun grew follaein the openin o a Ferrocarril Provincial de Buenos Aires station in ...

Hagerstown, Maryland

Hagerstown / ˈ h eɪ ɡ ər z t aʊ n / is a ceety in Washington Coonty, Maryland. It is the coonty seat o Washington Coonty, an the lairgest ceety in a region kent as Wastren Maryland. The population o Hagerstown ceety proper at the 2010 census wis ...

Hodonín

See ither places named Hodonín. Hodonín is a toun on the River Morava in the sootheast o Moravie, in the Czech Republic. It lees in the Sooth Moravie Region. The population is 25.259. Hodonín wis first mentioned in 1046. In 1228 it became a toun. ...

Edvard Beneš

Edvard Beneš ; 17 Mey 1884 – 3 September 1948) wis a Czech politeecian wha served as the Preses o Czechoslovakie twice, frae 1935–1938 an 1939–1948. Literature Preclík, Vratislav. Masaryk a legie Masaryk and legions, váz. kniha, 219 pages, first ...

Amy Archer-Gilligan

"Sister" Amy Duggan Archer-Gilligan wis a Windsor, Connecticut nursin home proprietor an serial killer who systematically murthert at least five fowk wit poison; ane wis her seicont husband, Michael Gilligan, an the rest wur residents o her nursi ...

Stratford

Stratford-on-Slaney, a veelage in Wast Wicklow, Ireland Stratford, New Zealand, a toun in the central Taranaki destrict

Horus

Horus is ane o the auldest an maist significant deities in auncient Egyptian releegion, who wis worshippit frae at least the late Predynastic period throu tae Greco-Roman times. Different forms o Horus are recordit in history, an these are treati ...

Master of Brutality

Master of Brutality is the debut album bi the Japanese doom metal baund Church of Misery. Five o the sax tracks are based on an titled efter infamous serial killers, Edmund Kemper, Peter Sutcliffe, Herbert Mullin, an John Wayne Gacy. The instrume ...

Vyborgsky Destrict, Leningrad Oblast

Vyborgsky Destrict is a destrict o Leningrad Oblast, Roushie, on the Karelian Isthmus, established in 1940 when the territory haed been cedit bi Finland tae the Soviet Union bi Moscow Peace Treaty as a result o the Winter War. The aurie o the des ...

Nayarit

Nayarit offeecially Estado Libre y Soberano de Nayarit is ane o the 31 states which, wi the Federal Destrict, comprise the 32 Federal Entities o Mexico. It is dividit in 20 municipalities an its caipital ceety is Tepic. It is locatit in Wastren M ...

Trauma (Pols baund)

Trauma is a Pols daith metal baund formed in 1986 in Elblag. The baund plays energetic technical muisic wi an emphasis on colorful guitar techniques an extremely accurate kick fast on drums. Trauma haes ranked amang the tap baunds in the Pols dai ...

Linköping

Linköping is a ceety in soothren Swaden, wi 97.428 indwallers in 2005. It is the seat o Linköping Municipality wi 140.367 indwallers an the caipital o Östergötland Coonty. Linköping is an aa the episcopal see o the Diocese o Linköping an is weel ...

José María Morelos

José María Teclo Morelos y Pavón wis a Mexican Roman Catholic priest an revolutionary rebel leader who led the Mexican War o Unthirldom muivement, assumin its leadership efter the execution o Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla in 1811. He wis later captur ...

Mäntsälä

Mäntsälä is a municipality in the Uusimaa region. It haes a population o 19.959 an covers an aurie o 596.10 square kilometres o which 15.26 km2 is watter. The population density is 34.36 indwallers per square kilometre. Mäntsälä lees aboot 60 kil ...

Statue o Unity

The Statue o Unity is a statue o Indie statesman an foondin faither Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in the Narmada destrict o Gujarat, Indie. It currently hauds the record for the warlds tawest statue, wi a hicht o 182 metre or aboot fower times as taw ...

Pardes Hanna-Karkur

In 1913, 15 square kilometers o land wis purchased bi the Hachsharat Hayishuv society frae Arabs in Jenin an Haifa for 400.000 francs a sum equivalent tae 2 million US dollars. Twa years later, the land wis sauld tae a private investor, Yitzhak S ...

Callao

Callao is the lairgest an maist important port in Peru. The ceety is coterminous wi the Constitutional Province o Callao, the anerlie province o the Callao Region. Callao is locatit wast o Lima, the kintras caipital, an is pairt o the Lima Metrop ...

Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean

Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean is a region in Quebec, Canadae. It contains the Saguenay Fjord, the estuary o the Saguenay River, stretching through hintle o the region. It is kent as Sagamie in French an aw, frae the first pairt o "Saguenay" an the last ...

Tehran Province

Tehran Province is ane o the 31 provinces o Iran. It covers an aurie o 18.909 square kilometers an is locatit tae the north o the central plateau o Iran. Tehran Province borders Māzandarān Province in the north, Qom Province in the sooth, Semnān ...

Ceeties o Japan

A city is a local administrative unit in Japan. Cities are ranked on the same level as towns and villages, with the difference that they are not a component of districts. Like their contemporary administrative units, thaey are defined by the Loca ...

Sosnowiec

Sosnowiec is a ceity in Zagłębie Dąbrowskie in soothren Poland, near Katowice. It is ane o the central destricts o the Upper Silesian Metropolitan Union - a metropolis wi a combined population o ower twa million fowk locatit in the Silesian Hiela ...

Inner Lunnon

Inner Lunnon is the name for the group o Lunnon burghs which form the interior pairt o Greater Lunnon and are surroondit bi Ooter Lunnon. Wi its oreegins in the Bills o mortality, it became fixed as a aurie for statistics in 1847 an wis uised as ...

Toén

Toén is a municipality in the Spaingie province o Ourense. It haes a population o 2649 an a aurie o 58 km². Population in Toén haes haed big chynges aw alang 20t hunderyear. At the beginnin, in 1900, Toén haed 3.881 fowk. Toén reik its maximum le ...

Vest-Agder

Vest-Agder is a coonty in Norawa, borderin Rogaland tae the wast an Aust-Agder tae the east. In 2002 there wur 157.851 inhabitants, which is 3.4% o the total population in Norawa. Its aurie is 7.281 km 2. The coonty admeenistration is locatit in ...

Caccamo

The offeecial foondin o Caccamo wis no till 1093, when the Normans began biggin the castle on a rocky spur owerleukin a clint. The castle itsel is actually nou bein slowly convertit intae a conference center. On the grund level o the castle is a ...