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Pavel Nakhimov

Pavel Stepanovich Nakhimov wis a Roushie admiral, ane o the maist important in the history o Roushie. He led the naval an land forces in the Siege o Sevastopol, during the Crimean War. On 10 Julie 1855 Nakhimov wis shot bi a sniper while he wis i ...

Princess Alexandra o Saxe-Altenburg

Grand Duchess Alexandra Iosifovna o Roushie, born Princess Alexandra o Saxe-Altenburg, wis a dochter o Joseph, Duke o Saxe-Altenburg an Amelie, Duchess o Württemberg. She is an ancestor o the Breetish, Greek, Romanian, Yugoslavian an Spaingie Rya ...

General Obligado Depairtment

The General Obligado Depairtment is a admeenistrative subdiveesion o the province o Santa Fe, Argentinae. It is locatit in the northeast o the province. It haes aboot 166.000 inhabitants as per the 2001 census. Its heid toun is the ceety o Reconq ...

Güéjar Sierra

Güéjar Sierra is a veelage an municipality locatit in the province o Granada, Spain. Accordin tae the INE, it haed a population o 2.988 at the stairt o 2010. The veelage is situatit in the north-wastren pairt o the Sierra Nevada muntain range, at ...

Battle o Brunanburh

The Battle o Brunanburh wis focht in 937 atween Æthelstan, King o Ingland, an alliance o Olaf Guthfrithson, King o Dublin; Constantine, King o Alba an Owen, King o Strathclyde.

Tuapse

Tuapse is a toun in Krasnodar Krai, Roushie, situatit on the northeast shore o the Black Sea, sooth o Gelendzhik an north o Sochi. Population: 63.292 ; 64.238 ; 63.081.

Admeenistrative diveesions o Krasnodar Krai

ceety okrugs Krasnodar Краснодар admeenistrative centre wi 2 landwart okrugs unner the ceety okrugs jurisdiction. Karasunsky Карасунский Prikubansky Прикубанский wi 3 landwart okrugs unner the ceety okrugs jurisdiction. Zapadny Западный Tsentraln ...

Alexander Gerard

Verra Rev Alexander Gerard FRSE DD wis a Scots meenister, academic an filosofical writer. In 1764 he wis the Moderator o the General Assembly o the Kirk o Scotland.

Prince Bernhard o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1792–1862)

Prince Bernhard o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach wis a distinguished soldier, who, in 1815, efter the congress o Vienna, became colonel o a regiment in the service o the keeng o the Netherlands.He fought at the Battle o Quatre Bras an the Battle o Waterloo

Harich, Armenie

Harich is a veelage in the Shirak Province o Armenie. Athin the veelage is the Harichavank Monastery o the 8t century. Athort the gorge frae the monastery is a 3rd millennium BC fortress an tomb field.

Taunus

The Taunus is a law muntain range in Hesse, Germany that composes pairt o the Rhenish Slate Mountains. It is boondit bi the river valleys o Rhine, Main an Lahn. On the opposite side o the Rhine, the mountains are continued bi the Hunsrück. The mo ...

Arzni

Arzni is a toun in the Kotayk Province o Armenie. The toun wis foondit in 1925. Till the late 1980s, the veelage wis predominantly Assirie Christian.

Nor Aznaberd

Nor Aznaberd is a hamlet in the Vayots Dzor Province o Armenie. The population o Nor Aznaberd migratit frae Aznaberd veelage o Nakhichevan. Aznaberd wis the anerlie Armenie inhabitit veelage in Nakhichevan in 1980s. The veelagers cried the hamlet ...

Tartan Day

Tartan Day is a celebration o Scots heritage on 6 Aprile, the date on which the Declaration o Aiberbrothock wis signed in 1320. An ad hoc event wis haud in New York Ceety in 1982, but the current format originatit in Canadae in the mid-1980s. It ...

Streptopelia decaocto

The Streptopelia decaocto is a species o dou native tae wairm temperate an subtropical Asie, an introduced in North Americae in the 1980s.

Bridgend

Bridgend is a toun in the Bridgend Coonty Borough in Wales, 22-mile wast o the caipital, Cardiff. The river crossed bi the oreeginal brig, which gave the toun its name, is the River Ogmore but the River Ewenny passes tae the sooth o the toun an a ...

Auld Firm

The Auld Firm is a term for the twa maist muckle fitbaw teams in Scotland, Celtic an the Rangers. The name cam in tae exeestance in aboot the early pairt o the 20t Century an refers tae the theory hauden tae bi ither clubs in Scotland that Celtic ...

San José Poaquil

San José Poaquil is a municipality in the Chimaltenango depairtment o Guatemala. San José Poaquil, lik mony ither Mayan indigenous touns throuoot the wastren hielands, suffered greatly unner the severe militar repression o the early 1980s. In 200 ...

Swissair

Swissair, S.A./AG wis the naitional airline o Swisserland. It wis formit frae a merger atween Balair an Ad Astra Aero To the Stars, in 1931. For maist o its 71 years, Swissair wis ane o the major internaitional airlines an kent as the "Fleeing Ba ...

La Gomera Airport

La Gomera Airport is a airport locatit near the toun o Playa Santiago on the island o La Gomera in the Canary Islands, 34 km soothwast bi road frae the islands caipital city, San Sebastián de la Gomera. Awtho the runway wis completit in 1994, the ...

Estadio Azul

The Estadio Azul, is a 35.000-seat stadium locatit in Mexico Ceety. This sports facility is currently uised for association fitbaw matches an previously for American fitbaw. It is the hame o Mexican fitbaw club Cruz Azul. It wis hame for Atlante ...

Wertheim am Main

Wertheim is a toun in soothwastern Germany, in the state o Baden-Württemberg wi 24.764 indwallers. It is situate on the confluence o the rivers Tauber an Main. It is weel-kent for its wine, castle an medieval up-toun. For monie years Wertheim wis ...

Jibacoa

Jibacoa or mair properly Playa Jibacoa is a fishin veelage in the Mayabeque Province o Cuba. It is locatit in the municipality o Santa Cruz del Norte, at the mooth o the Rio Jibacoa, 60 km east o Havana. The settlement wis foondit in 1756 on the ...

Leeds United F.C.

Leeds United are a professional fitbaw club based in Leeds, Wast Yorkshire who play in the Football League Championship, the seicont tier o the Inglis fitbaw league seestem. The clubs home grund is Elland Road. The clubs maist common nicknames ar ...

Portadoun

Portadoun is a toun in Coonty Armagh, Northren Ireland. The toun ligs on the River Bann in the north o the coontie, aboot 23 mile sooth-wast o Belfast. Hit is in the Craigavon Burgh Cooncil aurie an haed aboot 22.000 indwallers at the 2001 Census ...

Sideway

Sideway is a aurie o Stoke-on-Trent, approximately ane mile sooth wast o Stoke-upon-Trent. It is locatit on the junction o the A500 an the A50 adjacent tae the Britannia Stadium. The aurie aroond the stadium wis umwhile a spoil tip for the Hem He ...

Ittihad FC

Al-Ittihad Football Club, kent as Al-Ittihad an aw, is a Saudi fitbaw club based in Jeddah. Al-Ittihad haes wan aicht League titles an haulds 46 offeecial championship wins an aw, three o them bein Asie championships. The club wis foondit in 1927 ...

Segura

The river begins at Santiago Pontones province o Jaén, passes Calasparra, Cieza, Murcia, Beniaján, Orihuela, Rojales an ends in the Mediterranean Sea near Guardamar del Segura in the province o Alicante. Some o its tributars are the Mundo which s ...

Charles Alain de Rohan, Prince o Guéméné

Charles Alain de Rohan, Prince o Guéméné wis a French nobleman an Prince o Guéméné. He died without any surviving descendants as his dochter died without issue.

Claude Françoise o Lorraine

Claude Françoise o Lorraine wis a dochter of Henry II, Duke o Lorraine, and Margerita Gonzaga, her sister wis Nicole, Duchess o Lorraine. She mairit her first cousin an wis the Duchess o Lorraine bi mairiage.

Princess Marie Anna o Saxe-Altenburg

Princess Marie Anna o Saxe-Altenburg wis the consort o Georg, Prince o Schaumburg-Lippe. As the auldest dochter o Prince Moritz o Saxe-Altenburg an his wife Princess Augusta o Saxe-Meiningen, an a sister o Ernest II, Duke o Saxe-Altenburg, Marie ...

Princess Charlotte o Saxe-Meiningen

Ernest, Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 27 Februar 1770 – 3 December 1779. August, Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 23 November 1772 – 27 Mey 1822 Prince Ludwig o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 21 October 1777 – 26 October 1777. Friedrich IV, Duke o Sa ...

Princess Auguste o Hesse-Homburg

Princess Auguste o Hesse-Homburg wis a member o the Hoose o Hesse and a Landgravine of Hesse-Homburg bi birth. Through her mairiage she wis also a member o the Hoose o Mecklenburg an Hereditary Grand Duchess o Mecklenburg-Schwerin. She wis a cous ...

Princess Marie o Baden (1782–1808)

Marie o Baden wis Duchess consort o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel an Brunswick-Oels. She wis tae Frederick William, Duke o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, an wis the dochter o Charles Louis, Hereditary Prince o Baden, an Landgravine Amalie o Hesse-Darmstadt.

Wilhelm, Duke o Saxe-Weimar

Wilhelmine Eleonore 7 Juin 1636 - 1 Aprile 1653. Wilhelm, Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Weimar 26 Mairch 1626 - 1 November 1626. Adolf Wilhelm, Duke o Saxe-Eisenach 14 Mey 1632 - 22 November 1668. Bernhard II, Duke o Saxe-Jena 14 October 1638 - 3 Mey ...

Princess Marie o Saxe-Altenburg (1854–1898)

Princess Marie o Saxe-Altenburg wis the wife o Prince Albrecht o Proushie, Regent for the duchy o Brunswick

Sophia Henriette o Waldeck

Princess Sophie Charlotte o Saxe-Hildburghausen 23 Mairch 1685 – 4 Juin 1710. Ernst Friedrich I, Duke o Saxe-Hildburghausen 21 August 1681 – 9 Mairch 1724. Princess Sophie Charlotte o Saxe-Hildburghausen 23 December 1682 – 20 Aprile 1684. Prince ...

Nicolas François, Duke o Lorraine

Nicolas François, Duke o Lorraine 6 December 1609 – 25 Januar 1670), aa cried Nicolas II, wis briefly Duke o Lorraine an Duke o Bar for a few months in 1634, spanning the time atween the abdication o his older brither an his own resignation. He w ...

Friedrich VI, Landgrave o Hesse-Homburg

Friedrich VI, Landgrave o Hesse-Homburg reigned as Landgrave o Hesse-Homburg frae 1820 until his daith in 1829.

Armavia

Armavia wis a airline wi its heid office on the grunds o Zvartnots Internaitional Airport in Zvartnots, Armenie, near Yerevan. It operatit internaitional passenger services frae Yerevan tae destinations in Europe an Asie. Its main base wis Zvartn ...

Princess Alexandrine o Proushie (1803–1892)

Princess Alexandrine o Proushie wis a Grand Duchess o Mecklenburg-Schwerin bi mairiage tae Paul Frederick, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. She wis a dochter o Frederick William III o Proushie an his wife Luise o Mecklenburg-Strelitz. She wis ...

François de Bonne, Duke o Lesdiguières

François de Bonne, Duke o Lesdiguières 1 Aprile 1543 – 21 September 1626 wis a French soldier o the French Wars o Religion an Constable o Fraunce. He wis freatit a Marshal o Fraunce bi Keeng Henri IV.

Ernest Hollings

Ernest Hollings wis a senator frae the Unitit States. He wis senator o Sooth Carolina frae 1966 tae 2005, an Govrenor o Sooth Carolina frae 1959 tae 1963.

Princess Luise o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1756–1808)

Princess Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg wis Duchess consort of Mecklenburg-Schwerin through her marriage to Frederick Francis I, Grand Duke o Mecklenburg, Louise was also a member o the Hoose o Mecklenburg.

Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke o Guastalla

Vincenzo Gonzaga, Duke o Guastalla wis a Duke o Guastalla. Vincenzo wis the son o Andrea Gonzaga, Coont o San Paolo, an grandson o Ferrante II Gonzaga, Duke o Guastalla. After a childless first mairiage, he mairit Maria Vittoria Gonzaga, the youn ...

Friedrich, Landgrave o Hesse-Eschwege

Landgrave Friedrich, Landgrave o Hesse-Eschwege wis from 1632 until his daith Landgrave o the apanage o Hesse-Eschwege, which stood under the suzerainty o Hesse-Kassel.

Maria Franziska o Sulzbach

Maria Franziska o Sulzbach, wis a Coontess Palatine o Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld bi mairiage tae Friedrich Michael, Coont Palatine o Zweibrücken.

Pedro Zoilo Téllez-Girón y Pérez de Guzmán, 8t Duke o Osuna

Pedro Zoilo Téllez-Girón y Pérez de Guzmán, 8t Duke o Osuna wis a member o the Spaingie nobility an the 8t Duke o Osuna. His mither wis Francisca Pérez de Guzmán y Mendoza, making him a grandson o Manuel Pérez de Guzmán y Pimentel, 12t Duke o Med ...

Ludwig Friedrich II, Prince o Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt

Ludwig Friedrich II, Prince o Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt wis frae 1793 tae 1807 reigning Prince o Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt.

Rinaldo dEste, Duke o Modena

Rinaldo dEste, Duke o Modena was Duke of Modena and Reggio from 1694 until his daith, aa well aa a member o the Hoose o Este. He wis succeeded bi his son.