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Manuel Quiroga

Spanish composer and pianist known for well-known compositions from the 40’s and 50’s like Tatuaje, La Paralla, and Rocio. He committed himself to music in 1934, teaching music classes to up-and-coming performers. He composed a lot more than five thousand compositions in his life time. He was wedded to Martha …

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Manuel II of Portugal

The ultimate King of Portugal who found power in 1908 following the assassination of his father, King Carlos I of Portugal. He was ousted from the civilian trend on Oct 5th, 1910. He started working towards a profession in the Portuguese Naval Academy in 1907. He backed England during Globe …

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Teresa Parra

A twentieth-century French-Venezuelan writer, she is most widely known on her behalf controversial debut function, Iphigenia: Journal of a female who wrote because she was bored. She actually is also well-known for Souvenirs of Mama Blanca, a 1929 memoir. She and her sisters went to the Sacred Center College in …

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Sidney Godley

English soldier who was simply given the exclusive Victoria Cross for his bravery in the Fight of Mons during World War We. He became the 1st private soldier to get the award through the battle. He was raised along with his aunt in London and worked well at an ironmonger’s …

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Alexander Patch

Commander from the U.S. 7th Military who fought in German-occupied France during Globe Battle II. He offered in World Battle I as an infantry official. He was advertised to Main General in the beginning of the Pacific marketing campaign in World Battle II. Later on, he was used in the …

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Vera Karalli

Kept in mind as both a prominent ballerina and an actress from the silent film era, she was a principal dancer with Russia’s Bolshoi Theatre and a performer in Russian silent movies such as for example War and Peace (1915) as well as the Dying Swan (1917). In the first …

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Stan Coveleski

MLB pitcher for 14 years known for his spitball pitch. He put together a 215-142 record having a profession Period of 2.89. The majority of his profession was spent using the Cleveland Indians, but he also performed for the Philadelphia Athletics, Washington Senators and NY Yankees. He was trained how …

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Smoky Joe Wood

Stellar MLB pitcher who recorded two 20-gain periods and ended his profession seeing that an outfielder. He began playing on amateur football groups in Ouray, Colorado. He gained the nickname ‘Smoky Joe’ due to his overpowering fastball. He previously three sons and one little girl along with his wife Laura. …

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Mae Murray

Early 20th century actress, producer and writer who starred in the 1925 film The Merry Widow. She made an appearance in her 1st Broadway stage creation at age group 17. She was granted a Star within the Hollywood Walk of Popularity in 1960 on her behalf contribution to film. She …

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Clifton Webb

Stage and film professional, vocalist, and dancer who all starred in various Broadway musicals, aswell such as productions of Oscar Wilde’s The Need for Getting Earnest and Noel Coward’s Blithe Heart. He received Academy Prize nominations for his assignments in such movies as The Razor’s Advantage, Sitting down Pretty, and …

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