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Flocken Erika

Flocken Erika

Flocken Erika

Erika Flocken (12. November 1912 in Abterode ; 4. April 1965) war Ärztin bei der Organisation Todt und in dieser Funktion auch im Außenkommando Mühldorf tätig. Flocken, promovierte Medizinerin, war von Juni 1944 bis April 1945 als leitende Ärztin der...

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Princess Fawzia Fuad of Egypt obituary

Princess Fawzia Fuad of Egypt obituary

Princess Fawzia Fuad of Egypt obituary

Princess Fawzia Fuad of Egypt, who has died in Alexandria aged 91, was the first wife of the late Shah of Iran, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi; the marriage was a dynastic arrangement, not a love match. Fawzia in 1942 with her first husband, Muhammad Reza Pahlavi,...

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Lady Mc Leod

Lady Mc Leod

Lady Mc Leod

En ce 13 Mars 1905, la température est encore très froide sur Paris. Une foule huppée se presse devant le guichet du musée Guimet afin d'assister à la toute première représentation française de "Mata Hari" alias Margaretha Grietze Zelle. Dans le gratin...

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Theodore von Kármán

Theodore von Kármán

Theodore von Kármán

publiziert 03/07/2013 at 21:27 Uhr Theodore von Kármán: Undatiertes Foto des jungen Theodore von Kármán. Mit seiner Forschung legte er Grundlagen für den Bau moderner Flugzeuge. Er verhalf zwischen den Weltkriegen dem Aerodynamischen Institut der TH Aachen...

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Bhola Seth obituary

Bhola Seth obituary

Bhola Seth obituary

published 03/07/2013 at 18:27 BST by Anil Seth My father, Bhola Seth, who has died aged 85, was a gentle and dignified man who arrived in Britain from his native Allahabad, India, on Guy Fawkes night, 1947. Although he settled in rural Oxfordshire, he...

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Alain Minc

Alain Minc

Alain Minc

La justice a estimé mardi qu'Alain Minc avait contrefait 47 passages d'une biographie de René Bousquet dans son dernier ouvrage L'Homme aux deux visages. Jean Moulin, René Bousquet, itinéraires croisés (Grasset) et a ordonné l'insertion d'un encart dans...

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Carl Elsener obituary

Carl Elsener obituary

Carl Elsener obituary

published 02/07/2013 at 17:44 BST by Dan van der Vat Chief executive of Victorinox, the maker of Swiss Army Knives Carl Elsener, a committed Christian, never made anyone redundant and was often mistaken for the firm's janitor. Photograph: AFP In the mounting...

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Peggy White obituary

Peggy White obituary

Peggy White obituary

published 02/07/2013 at 16:52 BST by Michael Meadowcroft Peggy White, a Leeds Conservative stalwart and long-serving city councillor, has died aged 86 after suffering a stroke. Peggy was deputy lord mayor of Leeds in 1993 and became lord mayor in 1995....

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Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations

Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations

Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations

“I EITHER WRITE THE BOOK OR SELL THE JEWELS,” Ava Gardner told her coauthor, Peter Evans, “and I’m kinda sentimental about the jewels.” So began the collaboration that led to this remarkably candid, wickedly sardonic memoir. Ava Gardner was one of Hollywood’s...

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Len Owens Obituary

Len Owens Obituary

Len Owens Obituary

published 02/07/2013 at 06:40 BST Len Owens, who has died aged 92, was a radio operator with the wartime “Phantom” GHQ Liaison Regiment and won the Military Medal for providing communications for the SAS in Occupied France. Len Owens Phantom patrols were...

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Hans Meyer, «gueule» de légende

Hans Meyer, «gueule» de légende

Hans Meyer, «gueule» de légende

publié le 02/07/2013 à 03h46 par Yves Gabay Hans Meyer est une légende. Cet homme à l’incroyable regard bleu a tourné avec Godard, Carax, Oury, De Broca… A 88 ans, le comédien fait partie du générique de «Cruel», un polar du Toulousain Eric Cherrière....

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Cutler John Charles

Cutler John Charles

Cutler John Charles

John Charles Cutler, M.D. (June 29, 1915 – February 8, 2003) was a senior surgeon, and the acting chief of the venereal disease program in the United States Public Health Service. Following his death in 2003, his involvement in several controversial and...

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Lenz Siegfried

Lenz Siegfried

Lenz Siegfried

Siegfried Lenz, né le 17 mars 1926 à Lyck en Prusse-Orientale (aujourd'hui Ełk en Pologne), est l'un des écrivains allemands les plus connus de la littérature de l'après-guerre et d'aujourd'hui, et un scénariste allemand. Il est l'auteur de quatorze romans...

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Bert Stern obituary

Bert Stern obituary

Bert Stern obituary

Photographer and film-maker who took some of the last shots of Marilyn Monroe Marilyn Monroe photographed in 1962 by Bert Stern. He had to teeter on a makeshift pile of furniture to take the shot. Photograph: Bert Stern/courtesy Staley-Wise Gallery New...

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Mehdorn Hartmut

Mehdorn Hartmut

Mehdorn Hartmut

Hartmut Mehdorn (born 31 July 1942 in Warsaw) is a German manager and current CEO of Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (FBB), the owner and future operator of Berlin Brandenburg Airport. He served as CEO of Germany's second largest airline Air Berlin...

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Bavendamm Hans

Bavendamm Hans

Bavendamm Hans

Hans Bavendamm (29. Mai 1896 in Berlin ; nach 1959) war ein deutscher Staatsbeamter und Landwirtschaftsfunktionär. Nach dem Schulbesuch und dem Studium, das er 1922 mit der Promotion abschloss, trat Bavendamm in die Landwirtschaftliche Verwaltung ein,...

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