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AKM Jahangir Hossain

AKM Jahangir Hossain was a Bangladeshi Bangladesh Awami League politician. He was a member of the Jatiya Sangsad from 1991 to 1995, 1996 to 2006 and from 2014 to 2018. From 1998 to 2001, he was Minister of Textiles and Jute. Hossain died on 24 De ...

                                               

Anwar Hossain (photographer)

He was born in Dhaka, East Pakistan. He won Bangladesh National Film Award for Best Cinematography a record five times for the movies Sundori 1979, Emiler Goenda Bahini 1980, Puraskar 1983, Anya Jibon 1995 and Lalsalu 2003. Hossain died on 1 Dece ...

                                               

Ashraf Hossain

Ashraf Hossain was a Bangladeshi politician. He was a member of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party. He was a member of the Jatiya Sangsad between 1991 to 1996 and again from 2006 to 2008. Hossain was born in Dhaka. Hossain died on 18 July 2020 at a ...

                                               

Ruhollah Hosseinian

Hojatoleslam Ruhollah Hosseinian was an Iranian principalist politician. He was in the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence and National Security or VEVAK as deputy to Ali Fallahian and in April 2007 was appointed by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as ...

                                               

Vladimir Hotineanu

Vladimir Hotineanu was a Moldovan surgeon and politician. He was the Health Minister of Moldova in the First Vlad Filat Cabinet from 2009 through 2011, and deputy in Moldovan Parliament from 2014 to 2019. He was born in Kyzylorda, Soviet Union. H ...

                                               

Hou Bo

Hou Bo was a Chinese photographer. With her husband Xu Xiaobing, they were among the best known photographers of Mao Zedong. She joined the Communist Party at the age of fourteen and learned photography during the Second Sino-Japanese War. After ...

                                               

Hou Feng

Hou Feng was a Chinese engineer. He was known for his works in plant breeding. He was known for his disease resistant cucumber, which earned him the nickname "Cucumber King". He was a member of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences CAAS an ...

                                               

Hou Zongbin

Hou Zongbin was a Chinese politician. He served as Governor of Shaanxi Province from 1987 to 1990, as Communist Party Secretary of Henan Province from 1990 to 1992, and as Deputy Secretary of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection from ...

                                               

Abdelkhader Houamel

Abdelkhader Houamel was an Algerian painter. He was born in NGaous. He was one of the founders of contemporary Algerian painting. Between 1955 and 1960, Abdelkhader Houamel was an active member of the National Liberation Front as part of his soci ...

                                               

Blaoui Houari

Blaoui Houari was an Algerian singer-songwriter, composer and conductor. During his career, he recorded over 900 songs and released over 100 albums. Houari was born in Oran, Western Algeria, then French Algeria. Houari began his career as a singe ...

                                               

Jean-Pierre Houel

Jean-Pierre Houel was French artist. He was painting at the time of the French Revolution. One of his well known paintings is the "Prise de la Bastille", 1789. The capture of the Bastille prison was an important event in the Revolution, and remem ...

                                               

John T. Houghton

Sir John Theodore Houghton was a Welsh atmospheric physicist. He was the co-chair of the Nobel Peace Prize winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Changes. He was the lead editor of first three IPCC reports. He was professor in atmospheric phy ...

                                               

Felix Houphouet-Boigny

Felix Houphouet-Boigny was the first President of Cote dIvoire. He was president until he died in 1993.

                                               

Jacques Houplain

Jacques Houplain was a French painter and engraver. Along with engraving and painting, Houplain studied art history. He was a fellow at the Maison Descartes in Amsterdam, and he studied the work of Hercules Seghers and his influences on Rembrandt ...

                                               

Bernardo Houssay

Bernardo Houssay was an Argentine doctor. He won the 1947 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, along with Carl Ferdinand Cori and Gerty Cori for finding out how hormones use sugar.

                                               

François Houtart

François Houtart was a Belgian marxist sociologist and Catholic priest. He was born in Brussels, Belgium. He participated as a peritus expert in the sessions of Vatican II playing a key role in the formation of the introduction of the Gaudium et ...

                                               

Coenraad Johannes van Houten

Coenraad Johannes van Houten was a Dutch chemist. He was known for creating a method for pressing the fat from roasted cacao beans to create cacao powder. He started a world-famous chocolate company.

                                               

Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld

Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld was a Dutch astronomer. She worked at the Leiden Observatory. She analyzed new asteroids. She is thanked for finding several thousand new asteroid discoveries. Van Houten-Groeneveld died on 30 March 2015, at the age o ...

                                               

Frederick de Houtman

                                               

Jon Osteng Hov

Jon Osteng Hov was a Norwegian photographer and writer. He was known for his nature photos. He was a columnist for the Adresseavisen newspaper for over 30 years. Hov was an honorary member of the Norwegian Society for the Conservation of Nature. ...

                                               

Harald Hove

Harald Hove was a Norwegian jurist and politician. He was for the Liberal Party. Hove was born in Bergen, Norway. He served as a deputy representative to the Norwegian Parliament from Hordaland during the terms 1997–2001 and 2001–2005. From 1997 ...

                                               

Vahan Hovhannisyan

Vahan Hovhannisyan was an Armenian politician of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation. He was Vice-President of the National Assembly of Armenia from 2007 to 2008 and was a candidate in the February 2008 presidential election.

                                               

Elizabeth Jane Howard

Elizabeth Jane Howard, Lady Amis, CBE, FRSL was an English novelist. Before being a writer, Howard was an actress and a model. Howard died at the age of 90, at her home in Bungay, Suffolk.

                                               

Robert Howarth

Robert Lever Howarth was a British politician. He was a Member of Parliament for Bolton East from 1964 to 1970. Howarth died in April 2021 at the age of 93, after suffering from dementia.

                                               

Brian Howe (singer)

Brian Anthony Howe was an English rock singer-songwriter and guitarist. He was best known for replacing Paul Rodgers as the lead vocalist of Bad Company. He also worked with Ted Nugent for his Penetrator album. Howe was born in Portsmouth, Hampsh ...

                                               

Darcus Howe

Darcus Howe was a British broadcaster, writer, and civil liberties campaigner. He was an editor of Race Today, and chair of the Notting Hill Carnival. He was best known in the UK for his Black on Black series on Channel 4; his affairs programme, ...

                                               

Geoffrey Howe

Richard Edward Geoffrey Howe, Baron Howe of Aberavon, CH, QC, PC was a British Conservative politician. Howe was born in Port Talbot, Wales. He read Law at Trinity Hall, Cambridge and had a career as a lawyer before becoming a Member of Parliamen ...

                                               

Herbert Howells

Herbert Howells CBE, CH, was an English composer, organist, and teacher. He was born in Lydney, Gloucestershire on 17 October 1892 to Oliver and Elizabeth Howells. He died in London on 23 February 1983. He wrote a lot of church music for the Angl ...

                                               

Frankie Howerd

Francis Alick Howard, known as Frankie Howerd OBE was a British comedian and comedy actor. He was born in York, North Riding of Yorkshire. He starred in several movies, including Carry On Doctor and Carry On Up the Jungle. He starred in televisio ...

                                               

Enver Hoxha

Enver Halil Hoxha ; 16 October 1908 – 11 April 1985) was an Albanian politician who was the prime minister of Albania from 1944 until his death in 1985. His title was First Secretary of the Party of Labour of Albania. He was a Communist and many ...

                                               

Nexhmije Hoxha

Nexhmije Hoxha was the widow of Albanian communist leader Enver Hoxha. Hoxha was born Nexhmije Xhuglini in Bitolj. She studied at the Queen Mother Pedagogical Institute in Tirana. After World War II she married prime minister and Communist Party ...

                                               

Fred Hoyle

Sir Fred Hoyle was an English astronomer. He is noted mainly for being the first man to think of the idea that nuclear fusion might happen in stars, like our Sun. In addition to his work as an astronomer, Hoyle was a writer of science fiction, in ...

                                               

Nobushige Hozumi

Hozumi Nobushige was a Japanese statesman and legal expert in Meiji period. Hozumi was appointed to the House of Peers in 1890. In 1915, he was ennobled with the title of danshaku baron under the kazoku system. In 1916, Horzumi was named to the E ...

                                               

Elias Hrawi

Elias Hrawi was a Lebanese politician. He was the President of Lebanon from 1989 to 1998. Hrawi died of cancer at the American University Hospital in Beirut on 7 July 2006, aged 79.

                                               

Elena Hrenova

Elena Hrenova was a Moldovan politician. From 2014 to 2019 she was a Member of the Moldovan Parliament representing the Party of Socialists of the Republic of Moldova. On 22 November 2020, Hrenova died of COVID-19 at the age of 70.

                                               

Hsu Kun-yuan

Hsu Kun-yuan was a Taiwanese politician. He was born in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. He was a member of the Kuomintang. He was a member of the Kaohsiung City Council from 1994 until his death. From 2010 to 2014 and again from 2018 until his death, he was S ...

                                               

Leetsch C. Hsu

Xu Lizhi, better known as Leetsch Charles Hsu, was a Chinese mathematician and educator. He co-founded the Department of Mathematics of Jilin University and founded the Institute of Applied Mathematics and the Journal of Mathematical Research wit ...

                                               

Hsu Shui-teh

Hsu Shui-teh was a Taiwanese politician. He was the President of the Examination Yuan from 1996 to 2002. Hsu died of pneumonia on 31 March 2021, at the age of 89.

                                               

Hu Ping

Hu Ping was a Chinese politician. He was born in Jiaxing, Zhejiang. Hu was a member of the Chinese Communist Party. Hu was Governor of Fujian from 1983 to 1987. He was the Minister of Commerce from 1988 to 1993. Hu died on 4 August 2020 in Beijin ...

                                               

Hu Yamei

This is a Chinese name; the family name is Hu. Hu Yamei was a Chinese physician and medical researcher. She was President of Beijing Childrens Hospital, and co-founded Beijing Hu Yamei Childrens Medical Research Institute. She was an academician ...

                                               

Hua Guofeng

Hua Guofeng was a Chinese communist politician who serve as Chairman of the Communist Party of China from 7 October 1976 to 28 June 1981. He was chosen to lead by Mao Zedong. Hua was born 16 February 1921 in Jiaocheng County, Shanxi, China. He wa ...

                                               

Huang Taiji

Huang Taiji was the emperor of Qing Dynasty. His surname was Aisin Gioro. His reign names were Tian Cong and Chong De. Huang Taiji was the eighth son of Taizu Emperor. He reigned the Manchu trible from 1627 until 1643.

                                               

Huang Yong Ping

This is a Chinese name; the family name is Huang. Huang Yǒng Pīng was a Chinese-French contemporary artist and one of the most famous Chinese Avant-garde artists. He was born in Xiamen, China. He was seen as the most controversial artist of the C ...

                                               

Helmut Hubacher

Helmut Hubacher was a Swiss politician. He was a member of the Social Democratic Party of Switzerland. From 1963 to 1997, he was a member of the National Council. He was born in Krauchthal, Switzerland. Hubacher died on 19 August 2020 in Porrentr ...

                                               

Bruce Hubbard

Bruce Hubbard was an American operatic baritone singer. He is known for appearing in several productions of Show Boat and Porgy and Bess. Hubbard was born in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1951.

                                               

Klaus Huber

Klaus Huber was a Swiss composer and academic based in Basel and Freiburg. He became one of the leading figures of his generation in Europe, compared to Pierre Boulez and Karlheinz Stockhausen. Among his students are Brian Ferneyhough, Younghi Pa ...

                                               

Annemarie Huber-Hotz

Annemarie Huber-Hotz was a Swiss politician. She was the Federal Chancellor of Switzerland between 2000 and 2007. She was nominated by the FDP for the office, and elected to it on 15 December 1999. In 2011, she became President of the Swiss Red C ...

                                               

Richard Huckle

Richard William Huckle was a convicted British serial sex offender. He was arrested by Britains National Crime Agency and convicted of 71 counts of serious sexual assaults against children while posing as a teacher, photographer and devout Christ ...

                                               

Henry Hudson

Henry Hudson was an English explorer and navigator in the 1600s. He was well known for discovering the Hudson River and the Hudson Bay. Hudson was trying to find a northwest passage to Cathay present day China. He tried twice before he found it. ...

                                               

William Henry Hudson

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