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Wahid Hamed

Wahid Hamed was an Egyptian screenwriter. He was born in Minya al-Qamh, Egypt. His career began in 1974. He was best known for writing the screenplay of Terrorism and Kebab, Maali al Wazir and The Yacoubian Building. Hamed died on 2 January 2021 ...

                                               

Jacques Hamel

Jacques Hamel was a French Catholic priest. He was born in Darnetal, Seine-Maritime, France. He worked in the parish of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray. On 26 July 2016, Hamel was murdered during the 2016 Normandy church attack by two Muslim men pledgin ...

                                               

Jean-Claude Hamel

Jean-Claude Andre Adolphe Hamel was a French businessman. He was the President of AJ Auxerre from 1963 to 2009. In 2002, he was made Chevalier of the Legion dhonneur. Hamel was born in Auxerre, France. Hamel died on 2 June 2020 in Appoigny, Franc ...

                                               

Abdullah al-Hamid

Abdullah Hamid Ali al-Hamid or Abu Bilal was a Saudi poet, Arabic professor, human rights activist and a co-founder of the Saudi Civil and Political Rights Association. He was in prison many times for supporting the creation of a constitutional m ...

                                               

Joshua Hamidu

Lieutenant General Joshua Mahamadu Hamidu was a Ghanaian soldier, politician and diplomat. He was the Chief of Defence Staff from 1978 to 1979. He was the Ghanaian High Commissioner to Zambia in 1978 for a short time. He was also High Commissione ...

                                               

Guy Hamilton

Guy Hamilton was an English movie director. He directed 22 movies from the 1950s to the 1980s, including four James Bond movies first being Goldfinger. He also directed An Inspector Calls 1954, with Alastair Sim, the musical comedy Charley Moon 1 ...

                                               

Richard Hamilton (artist)

                                               

Catherine Hamlin

Elinor Catherine Hamlin AC was an Australian obstetrician and gynaecologist. With her New Zealand husband Reginald Hamlin, she co-founded the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. As of 2020, it is worlds only medical centre givi ...

                                               

Peter Hamm

Peter Hamm was a German poet, author, journalist, editor and literary critic. He wrote many documentaries about Ingeborg Bachmann and Peter Handke. He wrote for the German weekly newspapers Der Spiegel and Die Zeit. From 1964 to 2002, Hamm worked ...

                                               

Hildegard Hamm-Brucher

Hildegard Hamm-Brucher was a German liberal politician. She was the federal state secretar from 1969 to 1972 and from 1977 to 1982. In 1993 she became the Free Democratic Partys candidate for the federal presidency elections to be held the follow ...

                                               

Dag Hammarskjold

Dag Hammarskjold was a Swedish diplomat and the second Secretary-General of the United Nations. He served as Secretary-General from April 1953 until his death in a plane crash in what is now Zambia, on 18 September 1961. He was awarded the Nobel ...

                                               

Francis Hammel

Francis Hammel was a French politician. From 1997 to 2002, he was a member of the National Assembly. Hammel was born in Saint-Valery-sur-Somme, France. He was a member of the Socialist Party. Hammel died on 6 January 2021 at the age of 70.

                                               

Atle Hammer

Atle Jonas Hammer was a Norwegian engineer and jazz musician, central on the jazz scene in Oslo. He was born in Oslo. He was known from several international cooperation. From 1980 to 1985, he led his own quintet with among others Terje Venaas ba ...

                                               

Robert Hammerstiel

Robert Hammerstiel was an Austrian painter and engraver. He was also an honorary member of the Vojvodinian Academy of Sciences and Art. He wrote many books about wood carvings. He was born in Vrsac, Kingdom of Yugoslavia. Many of his works were s ...

                                               

Grant Hammond

Sir Robert Grant Hammond KNZM was a New Zealand jurist and law professor. He was born in Te Awamutu. He was a judge of the High Court of New Zealand from 1992 to 2004, and was a justice of the Court of Appeal from 2004 to 2011. He served as presi ...

                                               

Moses Hamungole

Moses Hamungole was a Zambian Roman Catholic bishop. Hamungole was born in Lusaka, Zambia. He became a priest in 1994. He was bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Monze, Zambia from 2014 until his death in 2021. Hamungole died on 13 January 20 ...

                                               

Bur’i Mohamed Hamza

Bur’i Mohamed Hamza was a Somali politician. From August 2012 to January 2014, he was a Member of the Federal Parliament of Somalia. He later served as the State Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Somalia from January to ...

                                               

Han Fei Zi

This is a Chinese name; the family name is Han. Han Fei Zi was an early Chinese philosopher. He is part of a group said to have created of doctrine of the School of Law or Legalism.

                                               

Andrew Han Jingtao

Andrew Han Jingtao was a Chinese Catholic prelate. He was the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sipingjie from 1982 until his death. He became a priest in 1947. He was born in Jilin, China. Han Jingtao died on 30 December 2020, aged 99.

                                               

Han Myung-hoi

Han Myung-hoi was a Korean Joseon Dynasty politician, writer, soldier. Father-in-law of King Yejong of Joseon and Seongjong of Joseon. His daughter, Queen Jangsun, married King Yejong of Joseon. Another daughter, Queen Gonghye, married King Seong ...

                                               

Han Peixin

He was Communist Party of China Committee Secretary and governor of his home province of Jiangsu. He first served as governor for a year from 1982 through 1983 and later secretary from 1983 through 1989. He was a delegate to the 5th National Peop ...

                                               

Michael Hanack

Georg Michael Hanack was a German chemist. He was a Professor emeritus of Chemistry at the University of Tubingen. Hanack was born in Luckenwalde, Germany. He was best known for his works towards vinyl cations and phthalocyanines. He retired in 2001.

                                               

Terry Hands

Terence David Hands was an English theatre director. He founded the Liverpool Everyman Theatre and ran the Royal Shakespeare Company for thirteen years. He also saved Clwyd Theatr Cymru from closure. He was thought to be one of Britain’s most res ...

                                               

Chris Hani

Chris Hani was a South African politician. He was also the leader of the South African Communist Party and chief of staff of uMkhonto we Sizwe, the armed wing of the African National Congress.

                                               

Elemer Hankiss

Elemer Hankiss was a Hungarian sociologist. He taught at universities such as Stanford University and Central European University. He also wrote over ten books. From 1990 until 1993, he was the President of Hungarian Television. Hankiss was born ...

                                               

David Hannay

David Hannay was an New Zealand-Australian movie producer. He worked with Greater Union and was an independent producer from 1977. Hannay was born in New Zealand. Hannay died on 31 March 2014 from cancer, aged 74.

                                               

Gerhard Armauer Hansen

Gerhard Hendrik Armauer Hansen was a Norwegian doctor. He is famous for discovering the bacteria that causes leprosy in 1873. That disease is also called Hansens disease in his honour.

                                               

Ilkka Hanski

Ilkka Aulis Hanski was a Finnish scientist. He worked in the field of ecology at the University of Helsinki. He is known for his research of metapopulation ecology. Hanski died of a long-illness on 10 May 2016 at a hospital in Helsinki, aged 63.

                                               

Eduard Hanslick

Eduard Hanslick was a famous music critic. He wrote about music that was being composed in his time. He liked the music of composers like Brahms and Schumann but hated the music of Wagner and Liszt. Their music sounded too modern for his taste. H ...

                                               

John Hanson

Sir John Gilbert Hanson was a senior British diplomat, senior executive, historian, and academic. He was born in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire. Hanson was the Director-General of the British Council between 1992 and 1998. Hanson then became ...

                                               

Per Albin Hansson

Per Albin Hansson was a Swedish politician. He was a member of the Swedish Social Democratic Party and promoted policy of welfare state. He was the Prime Minister of Sweden from 24 September 1932 to 6 October 1946, except for a short period in mi ...

                                               

Isnilon Hapilon

Isnilon Totoni Hapilon, also known by the nom de guerre Abu Abdullah al-Filipini, was a Filipino Islamist militant affiliated with ISIS. He was formerly leader of Abu Sayyaf Group before its battalions pledged their allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Bagh ...

                                               

Petr Hapka

Petr Hapka was a Czech composer. He was one of the most important composers of Czech movie music industry. He was known for working with the lyricist Michal Horacek. He composed over 60 movies and 40 songs during his career. Hapka died in Okoe, C ...

                                               

Sheikh Anwarul Haq

Chief Justice Sheikh Anwarul Haq, was a Pakistani jurist and an academic. He was the 9th Chief Justice of Pakistan from 23 September 1977 until resigning on 25 March 1981. Between 1973 to 1978, he was the Acting President of Pakistan.

                                               

Bashirul Haq

Bashirul Haq was a Bangladeshi architect, planner and educator. He was born in Brahmanbaria, Bengal Presidency, British India. In his 45 years of professional career, Haq has designed more than 300 buildings. Bashirul Haq & Associates in 1977. He ...

                                               

Wahidul Haq

Wahidul Haque was a Bangladeshi politician. He was the Finance Minister of Bangladesh from 1988 to 1990. He was also an Emeritus Professor at the University of Toronto, Canada. He was a member of the Jatiya Party. Haq died on 3 July 2020.

                                               

Jalaluddin Haqqani

Mawlawi Jalaluddin Haqqani was an Afghan militant. He was the leader of the Haqqani network, a fighting group in guerilla warfare against US-led NATO forces. By 2004, he was directing pro-Taliban militants to launch a holy war in Afghanistan. Wit ...

                                               

Aminul Haque

Aminul Haque was a Bangladeshi politician. He was a member of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party. He served as the countrys Minister of Post and Telecommunications from 2001 to 2006. He was also a member of parliament for Rajshahi-1 from 1991 to 20 ...

                                               

Guru Har Krishan

Guru Har Krishan was the eighth of the ten gurus of Sikhism. He became Guru on 7 October 1661, on the death of his father, Guru Har Rai. Due to the smallpox epidemic that was happening at that time, Guru Har Krishan died at the young age of 7. Hi ...

                                               

Meir Har-Zion

Meir Har-Zion was an Israeli military commando. He was a key member of Unit 101. Chief of Staff Moshe Dayan described him as "the finest of our commando soldiers, the best soldier ever to emerge in the IDF." Meanwhile, Ariel Sharon described him ...

                                               

Yoji Harada

Yojiro Harada was a Japanese tattoo artist and musician. He was best known for his appearances in the TLC reality show Miami Ink. He was a member of the punk rock band Big Deal. Harada and fellow tattooist, Darren Brass, founded the baby clothing ...

                                               

Leif Haraldseth

Leif Haraldseth was a Norwegian trade unionist and politician. He was a member of the Labour Party. He served as the Minister of Local Government from 1986 to 1987. He was also head of the Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions from 1987 to 1989 ...

                                               

Michael Harari

Michael "Mike" Harari was an Israeli intelligence officer in the Mossad. He was involved in several operations. He was part of the failed Lillehammer affair and the rescue of hostages at Entebbe. Harari died at his home on September 21, 2014 at t ...

                                               

Ragheb Harb

Ragheb Harb was one of the Shia resistance leaders in Lebanon against Israels occupation in Southern Lebanon. He was assassinated by Israelis on 16 February 1984. He was one of the founders of Hezbollah.

                                               

Reinhard Hardegen

Korvettenkapitan Reinhard Hardegen was a German U-boat commander during World War II, oil businessman and politician. He was born in Bremen, Germany. He was the last surviving Ace of the Deep member. He was the 24th-most-successful commander of t ...

                                               

Keir Hardie

James Keir Hardie was a Scottish socialist and labour leader, and was the first independent labour Member of Parliament in the UK Parliament, seven years before the start of the Labour Party. He was born in Newhouse, Lanarkshire. He worked as a c ...

                                               

Norman Hardie

Norman David Hardie was a New Zealand climber. He was involved in the first ascent of 8.586-metre Kangchenjunga, the third highest mountain in the world. He was born in Timaru, New Zealand. A close friend of Edmund Hillary, for 22 years Hardie wa ...

                                               

Adrian Hardiman

Adrian Hardiman was an Irish judge. He was the justice of the Supreme Court of Ireland. He served from 7 February 2000 until his death on 7 March 2016. Hardiman was born in Dublin, Ireland. He studied at Belvedere College, at the University Colle ...

                                               

Eddie Hardin

Eddie Hardin, was an English rock pianist and singer-songwriter. He was best known for his associations with the Spencer Davis Group, Axis Point also Hardin and York. Hardin, along with the drummer, Pete York, left the Spencer Davis Group on 26 O ...

                                               

Robin Hardy

Robin St. Clair Rimington Hardy was an English screenwriter and movie director. His most famous directorial work is the 1973 movie The Wicker Man.

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