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Didier Lockwood

Didier Lockwood was a French jazz violinist. He played in the progressive rock/jazz fusion band Magma in the 1970s. He was known for his use of electric amplification and experimentation on different sounds on the electric violin. He was born in ...

                                               

Mipham Chokyi Lodro

Mipham Chokyi Lodro, also known as Kunzig Shamar Rinpoche, was the 14th Shamarpa of the Karma Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. While giving teachings, the 14th Shamarpa died in Renchen, Germany on 11 June 2014 due to a sudden heart attack, aged 61.

                                               

Augustus Loftus

Lord Augustus William Frederick Spencer Loftus, was a British diplomat and colonial administrator. He was Ambassador to Prussia from 1865 to 1868, to the North German Confederation from 1868 to 1871 and to the Russian Empire from 1871 to 1879 and ...

                                               

Vincent Logan

The Right Reverend Vincent Paul Logan was a Scottish Roman Catholic prelate. He was the ninth bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dunkeld from 1981 to 2012. He was born in Bathgate, Scotland. He became a priest in 1964, Logan died on 14 Janua ...

                                               

Kamal Lohani

Kamal Lohani was a Bangladeshi journalist. He was awarded Ekushey Padak in 2015 by the Government of Bangladesh. He was the director general of Shilpakala Academy from April 2009 until April 2011. Lohani got his first job as a journalist in the D ...

                                               

Franco Loi

Franco Loi was an Italian poet, writer, and essayist. He was born in Genoa, Italy. In 2001, Loi wrote a book of short stories The width of the sky and published several essays. Loi was the winner of the Bonfiglio Prize for the Strolegh collection ...

                                               

Georges Loinger

Georges Loinger was a French resistance fighter during World War II. He began fighting against Nazi Germany in 1939 but was captured in 1940. He escaped soon after, and rescued hundreds of Jewish children over then next few years. Till September ...

                                               

Andre Bo-Boliko Lokonga

Andre Bo-Boliko Lokonga Monse Mihambo was a Congolese politician. He served as the First State Commissioner of Zaire from 6 March 1979 to 27 August 1980. From 1967 to 1980, he was secretary-general of the National Union of Zairian Workers. In 199 ...

                                               

W. J. M. Lokubandara

Wijesinghe Jayaweera Mudiyanselage Lokubandara, commonly known as W. J. M. Lokubandara, was a Sri Lankan politician. He was Speaker of the Parliament of Sri Lanka from 2004 to 2010 and Governor of Sabaragamuwa Province from 2010 to 2015. Lokuband ...

                                               

Lambert Lombard

Lambert Lombard was a Renaissance painter, architect and theorist for the Prince-Bishopric of Liege. During his career he worked for Jan Gossaert in Middelburg and trained Frans Floris. In 1532 he became court painter and architect in Liege. A fe ...

                                               

Peter Lombard

Peter Lombard was an Italian Scholastic theologian. His work was very well known in the Middle Ages. He wrote Sentences, and became Bishop of Paris. Theologians from Thomas Aquinas to John Calvin were influenced by him. In 2009 Pope Benedict XVI ...

                                               

Cinna Lomnitz

Cinna Lomnitz Aronsfrau was a German-born Chilean-Mexican geophysicist of Jewish descent. He known for his work in the fields of rock mechanics and seismology. Lomnitz was born in Cologne, Germany. He graduated as engineer from the University of ...

                                               

Mikhail Lomonosov

Mikhail Vasilyevich Lomonosov was a Russian polymath, scientist and writer. Lomonosov made important contributions to literature, education, and science. Among his discoveries was the atmosphere of Venus. As a scientist, he contributed to the fie ...

                                               

Trento Longaretti

Trento Longaretti was an Italian painter. He studied at the Brera Academy in the 1930s, where he was taught by renowned artists including painters Aldo Carpi and Pompeo Borra, and sculptors Francesco Messina and Marino Marini. Longaretti stated t ...

                                               

Pietro Longhi

                                               

Saint Longinus

Longinus is the name given in medieval and modern Christian traditions to the Roman soldier who pierced Jesus in his side with a lance while he was on the Cross. The Longinus legend further identifies this soldier as the centurion present at the ...

                                               

Inge Lonning

Inge Lonning was a Norwegian Lutheran theologian, academic, and politician for the Conservative Party of Norway. Lonning was born on 20 February 1938 in Fana, Bergen, Norway. He was raised in Oslo, Norway. Lonning studied at the University of Osl ...

                                               

Elias Lonnrot

Elias Lonnrot was a Finnish philologist. He collected traditional spoken poems and made a book of them. He made Finlands national epic, Kalevala. This is a book of traditional folk stories and poems. He collected these during several journeys acr ...

                                               

Baldwin Lonsdale

Baldwin Jacobson Lonsdale was a ni-Vanuatu politician and Anglican priest. He served as President of Vanuatu from 22 September 2014 until his death in 2017. He was born in Monte Lava. Lonsdale died on 17 June 2017 in Port Vila of a heart attack, ...

                                               

Ellen Joyce Loo

Ellen Joyce Loo was a Canadian-born Hong Kong singer-songwriter. She was a founding member of the electrofolk and cantopop musical group at17. Loo was born in Toronto. Loo was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2013. She died after falling from h ...

                                               

Gualterio Looser

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Arsenio Lope Huerta

Arsenio Lope Huerta was a Spanish lawyer, politician, writer and economist. He was born in Alcala de Henares, Spain. Lope Huerta was a member of the Spanish Socialist Workers Party. From 1983 to 1987, he was Mayor of Alcala de Henares. Lope Huert ...

                                               

Tim Lopes

Tim Lopes was a Brazilian investigative journalist and producer for the Brazilian television network Rede Globo. In 2002, he was reported him missing while working undercover on a story in one of Rios favelas. It was later learned that Lopes was ...

                                               

Delfino Lopez Aparicio

Delfino Lopez Aparicio was a Mexican politician. He was a member of the National Regeneration Movement. Lopez Aparicio was born in Mexico City. He was a member of the Mexican Chamber of Deputies from 1 September 2018 until his death in 2020. Lope ...

                                               

Jesus Lopez Cobos

Jesus Lopez Cobos was a Spanish conductor. He was born in Toro, Zamora. From 1981 to 1990 he was general music director of the Deutsche Oper Berlin and from 1984 to 1988 he was music director of the Orquesta Nacional de España. From 1986 to 2001 ...

                                               

Alfonso Lopez Michelsen

Alfonso Lopez Michelsen was the 24th President of Colombia from 1974 to 1978. Lopez was the son of former two time president of Colombia, Alfonso Lopez Pumarejo. He was born and raised in Bogota.

                                               

Jose Lopez Portillo

Jose Guillermo Abel Lopez Portillo y Pacheco, was a Mexican lawyer and politician. He was a member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party. He was the 51st President of Mexico from 1976 to 1982.

                                               

Vicente Lopez y Portaña

Vicente Lopez y Portaña was a Spanish painter. He was one of the most well known portrait painters of his time. He became the court painter to Queen Isabella II. His most famous painting is a portrait of the artist Goya.

                                               

Fernando Lopez

Fernando Hofileña Lopez Sr. was a Filipino politician. Lopez was Vice President of the Philippines for three terms – under Elpidio Quirino for the Liberals and Ferdinand Marcos for the Nacionalistas. He was also the chairman of ABS-CBN Corporatio ...

                                               

Gina Lopez

Regina Paz "Gina" LaO Lopez was a Filipino environmentalist, politician and philanthropist. She was Secretary of the Philippines Department of Environment and Natural Resources under President Rodrigo Duterte from June 2016 through May 2017. She ...

                                               

Mel Lopez

Gemiliano Mel Campos Lopez, Jr. was a Filipino politician. He served as the Mayor of Manila from 1986 to 1987 and 1988 to 1992. He was also an assemblyman of the Batasang Pambansa from 1984 to 1986. He was born in Manila. Lopez died from a heart ...

                                               

Rodrigo Lopez

Roderigo Lopez was a physician of Portuguese background. He was tried and executed for trying to poison Elizabeth I. He is believed to be the inspiration for Shakespeares character Shylock in The Merchant of Venice. Lopez was born into a family o ...

                                               

Vladimir Lopukhin

Vladimir Mikhailovich Lopukhin was a Soviet-born Russian politician and economist. He was born in Moscow. He worked for the Institute of World Economy and International Relations. He was the Minister of Energy from 10 November 1991 to 30 May 1992 ...

                                               

Jon Lord

Jonathan Douglas Lord was a British rock musician. He was born and raised in Leicester. He moved to London in his late teens. He was a member of rock bands Deep Purple and Whitesnake. In 2011, he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. He died of a ...

                                               

Loren Legarda

Lorna Regina "Loren" Bautista Legarda is a Filipino politician and former journalist. She is currently serving as the representative of Antique and as a House Deputy Speaker.

                                               

Kito Lorenc

Kito Lorenc was a Sorbian-German writer, lyric poet and translator. He was a grandson of the Sorbian writer and politician Jakub Lorenc-Zaleski. He was born in Schleife, Germany. Lorenc was an employee at the Institute for Sorbian People Research ...

                                               

Africa Lorente Castillo

Africa Lorente Castillo was a Moroccan-born Spanish politician and activist. She was born in Tangier, Morocco. She was a member of the Spanish Socialist Workers Party. Lorente Castillo was a supporter of Catalan independence. She was a member of ...

                                               

Bent Lorentzen

Bent Lorentzen was a Danish composer. He was born in Djursland, Denmark. He was one of the outstanding figures in contemporary Danish music. In 1970, he was awarded the Prix Italia. He was named Choral Composer of the Year in Denmark in 1989. Lor ...

                                               

Erling Lorentzen

Erling Sven Lorentzen was a Norwegian-Brazilian shipowner and businessman. He founded Aracruz Celulose in 1968. He was the widower of Princess Ragnhild, the eldest child of King Olav V of Norway.

                                               

Camilo Lorenzo Iglesias

Camilio Lorenzo Iglesias was a Spanish Roman Catholic bishop. He was born in Province of Ourense, Spain. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1966. He was bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Astorga, Spain, from 1995 until 2015. Lorenzo Igles ...

                                               

Marceline Loridan-Ivens

Marceline Loridan-Ivens was a French writer and movie director. She was married to Joris Ivens. Her memoir But You Did Not Come Back details her time in Auschwitz-Birkenau. She was born in Epinal, France. Loridan-Ivens died on 18 September 2018 i ...

                                               

Paul Loridant

Paul Loridant was a French politician. He was a member of the Socialist Party. From 1977 to 2008, he was Mayor of Les Ulis. From 1986 until 2004, Loridant was a member of the French Senate. Loridant was born in Ille-sur-Têt, France. Loridant died ...

                                               

Gienek Loska

Gienek Loska was a Belarusian-born Polish singer-songwriter and guitarist. He was born in Byelaazyorsk, Belarus. He won the first series of X Factor in 2011. Loska was the co-founder and longtime member of the blues-rock band Seven B. Loska died ...

                                               

Domenico Losurdo

Domenico Losurdo was an Italian Marxist philosopher and historian. He was born in Sannicandro di Bari, Italy. He was Dean of the Faculty of Education at the University of Urbino. Losurdo wrote Liberalism: A Counter-History. He was critical of rac ...

                                               

Mohammad-Reza Lotfi

Mohammad-Rezā Lotfi was a Persian classical musician. He was born in Gorgan, Golestan, Iran. He served as the director of the Center for the Preservation and Propagation of Traditional Persian Music and the "Chavosh" Center. In 1984 Lotfi was inv ...

                                               

Aly Lotfy Mahmoud

Aly Mahmoud Lotfy was an Egyptian politician. He served as Prime Minister of Egypt from 4 September 1985 to 9 November 1986 during the Hosni Mubarak presidency. He was born in Al-Adwa, Faiyum, Egypt. He was a member of the National Democratic Par ...

                                               

Juri Lotman

Juri M. Lotman was a semiotician and a professor in Russian literature, semiotics of and history of culture in the University of Tartu. He established the semiotics school in Tartu, Estonia.

                                               

Sydney Lotterby

Sydney Warren Lotterby OBE was a British television producer and director. He started as a cameraman at the BBC and progressed to becoming technical manager. Shows he directed and produced were As Time Goes By, May to December, Last of the Summer ...

                                               

Emile Loubet

                                               

Peter Lougheed

Lougheed was born on July 26, 1928 in Calgary, Alberta. He studied at the University of Alberta and at Harvard University. Lougheed was married to Jeanne Rogers until his death in 2012. They had four children.

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