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Zhores Alferov

Zhores Ivanovich Alferov was a Soviet and Russian physicist and academic. He worked significantly to the creation of modern heterostructure physics and electronics. He was the inventor of the heterotransistor and the winner of 2000 Nobel Prize in ...

                                               

Fiorenzo Alfieri

Fiorenzo Alfieri was an Italian educator and politician. He was born in Polignano a Mare, Italy. He was a member of the Turin City Council from 1995 to 2000. Alfieri died of COVID-19 in Turin on 13 December 2020 at the age of 77.

                                               

Nicolas Alfonsi

Nicolas Alfonsi was a French politician and lawyer. He was born in Cargese, Corsica. Alfonsi was a member of the Senate of France, representing the department of Corse-du-Sud. He was a member of the Radical Party of the Left. He was a member of t ...

                                               

Raul Alfonsin

Raul Ricardo Alfonsin was an Argentine lawyer, politician and statesman. He served as the President of Argentina from December 10, 1983, to July 8, 1989. Alfonsin was the first democratically elected president of Argentina following the military ...

                                               

Alfonso Lacadena

Alfonso Lacadena Garcia-Gallo, was a Spanish researcher of Mayan subjects. He was born in Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain. He was a known specialist in his writing, epigraphy, and in the deciphering of his texts and professor at the Complutense Universit ...

                                               

Ruben Alfonso Ramirez

Ruben Alfonso Ramirez Enriquez was a Guatemalan politician and television presenter. He was the Minister of Education during the Alejandro Maldonado presidency from 2015 to 2016. He was born Chicacao, Guatemala. Alfonso Ramirez died on 11 Februar ...

                                               

Alfonso VII of Leon and Castile

Alfonso VII, born Alfonso Raimundez, he was called the Emperor. He was given rule in Galacia alongside his mother Urraca of Leon in 1107. Alfonso became the King of Galicia in 1111. He became King of Leon and Castile in 1126 after his mothers dea ...

                                               

Alfonso Wong

Alfonso Wong was a Hong Kong manhua artist. He also wrote under the pen name "Wong Chak", which his sons name. He created the comic strip Old Master Q, which has been published since 1962. He was born in Tianjin, China and moved to Hong Kong in 1 ...

                                               

Prince Alfred of Great Britain

Prince Alfred was the ninth and last son of George III and Queen Charlotte. He was the first son of George III to die, dying at age two years in 1783.

                                               

Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha was the third Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha between 1893 and 1900. He was the second son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. He died of throat cancer in Coburg, Germany.

                                               

Antonio Angel Algora Hernando

Antonio Angel Algora Hernando was a Spanish prelate of the Catholic Church. He was bishop of Teruel and Albarracin from 1985 to 2003 and Ciudad Real from 2003 to 2016. He was born in La Vilueña, Spain. Algora Hernando died on 15 October 2020 from ...

                                               

Ali

Ali ibn Abi Talib was an early Islamic leader. He was the fourth Sunni caliph and the first Shia imam. The Prophet, Mohammad, took him as his brother in the pact of brotherhood in Medina, and he is said to be the first to accept Mohammeds teachin ...

                                               

Ali Garaad Jama

Ali Garaad Jama was the nineteenth garaad guud of the reer darawiish tribe from 1966 until 1985. This means he was the 19th supreme chieftain of the reer darawiish tribe. During his term he signed the papers where north Somalia declared independe ...

                                               

Ali Sami Yen

Ali Sami Yen was a Turkish football player, coach and manager. He was the founder and first president of Galatasaray S.K. When he was a student at Galatasaray High School, he and his colleagues decided to start a football club. On October 1905, t ...

                                               

Ahmad Ali

Ahmad Ali or Ahmed Ali was a famous Pakistani author, translator and diplomat. He wrote novels, short stories and poems. He wrote in both Urdu and in English. He was born in Delhi, British India and later migrated to Pakistan after national indep ...

                                               

Alauddin Ali

Alauddin Ali was a Bangladeshi music composer. He won the Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Music Director five times for the movies Golapi Ekhon Traine, Sundori, Koshai, Jogajog and Lakhe Ekta. He won the Best Music Composer award for the ...

                                               

Chaudhry Muhammad Ali

Chaudhry Muhammad Ali was a Pakistani statesman. He served as Prime Minister of Pakistan from 1955 to 1956.

                                               

Choudhary Rahmat Ali

Chaudhry Rahmat Ali or Rehmat Ali Khan was an Indian Muslim who was one of the first people to ask for the creation of the state of Pakistan. He is famous for coining the name, or term "Pakistan" on January 28, 1933. In Pakistan he has considerab ...

                                               

Firsat Sofi

Firsat Sofi Ali was an Iraqi Kurdish politician. He was a member of the Kurdistan Democratic Party. He was born in Gazna village in Choman District. Firsat was the Erbil governor from 2019 until his death. Sofi died on 18 November 2020 in Ankara, ...

                                               

Jinnat Ali

Jinnat Ali was a Bangladeshi citizen. He was the tallest person in Bangladesh. When he was eleven, Alis body suddenly started to grow unusually fast. His body continued to grow at the age of 23. His growth was caused by acromegalic gigantism, a c ...

                                               

Malik Barkat Ali

                                               

Mohammad Ali (Bangladeshi politician)

Mohammad Ali was a Bangladeshi politician. He was a Member of Parliament of Coxs Bazar-4 from 1996 to 2001. Ali was a member of the Awami League. Ali died on 13 November 2020 at a hospital in Coxs Bazar, Bangladesh at the age of 76.

                                               

Sahibzada Farooq Ali

Sahibzada Farooq Ali was a Pakistani politician. He was the ninth Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan from 9 August 1973 to 27 March 1977. He was born in Ghakhar Mandi, British Raj. Ali was a member of the Pakistan Peoples Party. He was a me ...

                                               

Shakir Ali

Shakir Ali was a famous modern Pakistani artist and art teacher. He was the principal of the National College of Arts in Lahore, Pakistan, from 1962 onwards for a long time and did much to develop and modernise this institution. He had a huge fol ...

                                               

Shawkat Ali (politician)

Col. Shawkat Ali MP was a Bangladeshi politician. He was deputy speaker of the National Parliament from 2009 to 2014. He was a member of the Awami League. He was a member of parliament from 1979 to 1986 and again from 1991 to 2014. Ali was born i ...

                                               

Ramiz Alia

Ramiz Tafe Alia was the second and last leader of the Peoples Socialist Republic of Albania from 1985 to 1991. He was First Secretary of the Party of Labor of Albania. He was also the countrys head of state from 1982 to 1992. Alia died on 7 Octob ...

                                               

Princess Alice of the United Kingdom

The Princess Alice was the second daughter of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. In 1861, she acted as the nurse to her dying father, and became interested in nursing. In 1862, she married Prince Louis of Hesse and moved to Hesse, where she had se ...

                                               

Infanta Alicia, Duchess of Calabria

Infanta Alicia of Spain, Dowager Duchess of Calabria was a daughter of Elias, Duke of Parma, and Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria. Alicia was Duchess of Calabria through her marriage to Infante Alfonso, Duke of Calabria 1901–1964. She bore the t ...

                                               

Abdon Alinovi

Abdon Alinovi was an Italian politician. He was born in Eboli, Italy. He was a member of the Italian Communist Party. In 1976, Alinovi was elected in the Chamber of Deputies, representing Naples until 1992. Alinovi died in Naples at the age of 94 ...

                                               

Ghevont Alishan

Father Ghevont Alishan was an ordained Armenian Catholic priest, historian and a poet. In 1885, Alishan created the first modern Armenian flag.

                                               

Alix of France

Alix of France was the youngest daughter of Louis VII of France and Eleanor of Aquitaine. She was married to Theobald V of Blois in 1164. Their children included: Louis I of Blois Margaret of Blois

                                               

Heydar Aliyev

Heydar Alirza oglu Aliyev or Geidar Aliev, also spelled Haydar Aliev or Geidar Aliev was the third President of Azerbaijan for the New Azerbaijan Party from October 1993 to October 2003. His son Ilham Aliyev succeeded him. From 1969 to 1982, Aliy ...

                                               

Natig Aliyev

Natiq Aghaami oglu Aliyev was an Azerbaijani politician. He served as the president of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic and was the Minister of Industry and Energy of Azerbaijan Republic at the time of his death. Aliyev died on June 9 ...

                                               

Rakhat Aliyev

Rakhat Mukhtaruly Aliyev was a senior official of the government of Kazakhstan. He died in an Austrian prison awaiting trial on charges of murder. His trial was planned to start in Vienna in first half of year 2015. He was chief of Kazakhstans ta ...

                                               

Fazu Aliyeva

Fazu Aliyeva Avar speaking-Soviet-born Russian poet, novelist and journalist. She has made a significant role to the development of Dagestani in Russian literature. She is also known for being a human rights activist. She was awarded two Orders o ...

                                               

Charles-Valentin Alkan

Charles-Valentin Alkan was a French-Jewish composer and pianist. His real name was Morhange. He was a virtuoso pianist who wrote a lot of piano music. Most of the pieces he wrote are extremely difficult to play. Franz Liszt, Busoni and other peop ...

                                               

Ebrahim Alkazi

Ebrahim Alkazi was an Indian theatre director and drama teacher. He was the Director of National School of Drama, New Delhi from 1962 to 1977. He directed over 50 plays, including famous productions of: Girish Karnads Tughlaq, Mohan Rakeshs Ashad ...

                                               

All Saints (group)

The All Saints are an English-Canadian pop group. They were founded in 1993. The members of All Saints are British Melanie Blatt, Shaznay Lewis and Canadian sisters Natalie and Nicole Appleton. The group were one of the most successful pop groups ...

                                               

Erik Allardt

Erik Anders Allardt was a Finnish sociologist. Allardt was professor of sociology at the University of Helsinki between 1955 and 1991, and as chancellor of Åbo Akademi University between 1992 and 1994. He was born in Helsinki. Allardt died on 25 ...

                                               

Maartin Allcock

Maartin Allcock was an English multi-instrumentalist musician and record producer. He was born in Middleton, England. He was known for his works with Fairport Convention, Jethro Tull, and Robert Plant. Allcock died September 16, 2018 from liver c ...

                                               

Emile Allegret

Emile Allegret was a French soldier and member of the French Resistance during World War II. He graduated from the Ecole nationale de laviation civile. After the war, he worked as an air navigation engineer. Emile Allegret was a Commandeur of the ...

                                               

Daevid Allen

Christopher David Allen, better known as Daevid Allen, sometimes credited as Divided Alien, was an Australian poet, guitarist, singer, composer and performance artist. He was co-founder of psychedelic rock groups Soft Machine and Gong. Allen died ...

                                               

Tony Allen (musician)

Tony Oladipo Allen was a Nigerian drummer, composer, and songwriter. He lived and worked in Paris. Allen was the drummer and musical director of Fela Kutis band Africa 70 from 1968 to 1979, and was one of the primary co-founders of the genre of A ...

                                               

Jalal Allakhverdiyev

Jalal Eyvaz oglu Allakhverdiyev was an Azerbaijani mathematician. He was a member of the Academy of Sciences of the Azerbaijan Soviet Socialist Republic. He was born in Baku, Azerbaijan. Allakhverdiyev was a Azerbaijan State Prize laureate of the ...

                                               

Graeme Allwright

Graeme Allwright was a New Zealand-born French singer and songwriter. His music "provided anthems for the French left-wing counter-culture." He became popular in the 1960s and 1970s as a French language interpreter of the songs of songwriters suc ...

                                               

Helena Almeida

Helena Almeida was a Portuguese artist. She was born in Lisbon. She was known for her work in photography, performance art, body art, painting and drawing. Almeida exhibited for the first time in 1967. Almeida used shutters or blinds which transf ...

                                               

Manuel Quintas de Almeida

Manuel Quintas de Almeida was a lieutenant in the military of São Tome and Principe. He led a coup against the democratically elected government of President Miguel Trovoada on 15 August 1995. He died on 26 December 2006, aged 52.

                                               

Carlos Almenar Otero

Carlos Jose Almenar Otero was a Venezuelan singer-songwriter. He was born in Caracas. He was President of the Almenar Otero Foundation which he founded in 1989.

                                               

Kazys Almenas

Kazys Almenas was a Lithuanian physicist, writer, essayist, and publisher. He was born in Gruzdziai, Siauliai County, Lithuania. Almenas wrote the novels Upe į Rytus, upe į Siaure, Sienapjūte, Sauja skatikų, and Lietingos dienos Palangoje and the ...

                                               

Paul Almond

Paul Almond was a Canadian screenwriter, director and producer. He was known for directing Isabel, Journey, and The Act of the Heart. He was born in Montreal, Quebec. Almond died from complications of heart disease at his home in Malibu, Californ ...

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