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Alberto Ongaro

Alberto Ongaro, also known by his pseudonym Alfredo Nogara, was an Italian journalist, writer and comics writer. He was born in Venice, Italy. He also worked for Il Corriere dei Piccoli. As a journalist, he has been a foreign correspondent of LEu ...

                                               

Raimundo Ongaro

Raimundo Jose Ongaro was an Argentine union leader. He was secretary general of the General Confederation of Labour of the Argentines between 1968 and 1974. He was born in Mar del Plata, Argentina. Ongaro died on 1 August 2016 in Los Polvorines, ...

                                               

Takijirō Ōnishi

In this Japanese name, the family name is Ōnishi. Takijirō Ōnishi was a Vice-Admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy during World War II, who came to known as the father of the kamikaze.

                                               

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Hiroo Onoda

Hiroo Onoda was an Imperial Japanese Army intelligence officer. He fought in World War II and did not surrender in 1945. After spending 29 years in the Philippines, his former commander traveled there and took him away from duty. His autobiograph ...

                                               

Zeituni Onyango

Zeituni Onyango was the half-aunt of United States President Barack Obama. She was the half-sister of Obamas late father Barack Obama, Sr. She is called Aunti Zeituni in Obamas memoir Dreams from My Father. She was a computer programmer. She was ...

                                               

Vladimir Oplt

Vladimir Oplt was a Czech politician. He was a member of the Czech Senate from 1996 to 2001. He was a member of the Civic Democratic Party. Oplt was born in Kladno, Czech Republic. Oplt died on 5 January 2021 in Prague, aged 83.

                                               

Harry Frederick Oppenheimer

Harry Frederick Oppenheimer was a famous South African businessman of Jewish descent. Oppenheimer was the chairman of Anglo American Corporation for a quarter of a century. He was also the chairman of De Beers Consolidated Mines for 27 years unti ...

                                               

Thomas Oppermann

Thomas Ludwig Albert Oppermann was a German politician. He was a member of the Social Democratic Party. He was born in Freckenhorst, West Germany. From 2005 until his death, he was a member of the Bundestag. He was Vice President of the Bundestag ...

                                               

Kjell Opseth

Kjell Olav Opseth was a Norwegian politician. He was a member of the Labour Party. He was Minister of Transport and Communications from 1990 to 1996. He was also Minister of Local Government Affairs from 1996 to 1997. He was born in Forde, Sogn o ...

                                               

Ibrahim El-Orabi

Ibrahim Abdel Ghafour El Orabi ; 20 May 1931 – 18 September 2019) was an Egyptian Army Lieutenant General. He was the 13th and former Chief of Staff of the Egyptian Armed Forces from 1983 through 1987. He was a member of the Free Officers Movemen ...

                                               

Uri Orbach

Uri Shraga Orbach, Hebrew: אורי שרגא אורבך, was an Israeli Religious Zionist writer, journalist and politician. He served as a Member of Knesset for The Jewish Home party and as Pensioner Affairs Minister. Orbach was born in Petah Tikva and died ...

                                               

Gustavo Diaz Ordaz

Gustavo Diaz Ordaz Bolaños was a Mexican politician. He was a member of the Institutional Revolutionary Party. He served as the President of Mexico from 1964 to 1970. His distant cousin was comedian Roberto Gomez Bolaños. Ordaz died in Mexico Cit ...

                                               

Hugh Orde

Hugh Stephen Orde OBE was the Chief Constable of the Police Service of Northern Ireland. He became the Chief Constable on 29 May 2002 and was it until 2009. His first police job was in 1977 at the Metropolitan Police Service. He was made a member ...

                                               

Carl Orff

Carl Orff was a German composer. Today, he is perhaps best remembered for his work Carmina Burana. Carmina Burana is a collection of texts from the Middle Ages. In 1937, Carl Orff wrote the music for some of these texts. His other well-known work ...

                                               

Benito Orgiana

Benito Orgiana was an Italian politician. He was born in Orroli, Italy. He was a member of the Chamber of Deputies from 1992 until 1994. He was a member of the Italian Republican Party. He was a cofounder of the Fortza Paris party. Orgiana died o ...

                                               

Hana Orgonikova

Hana Orgonikova was a Czech politician. She was an MP for the Czech Social Democratic Party from 1989 until her death. Orgonikova was born in Peibyslav, Czechoslovakia. She was divorced and had two children, Vladimir and Lucie. Orgonikova died af ...

                                               

Origa

Olga Vitalevna Yakovleva, better known as Origa, was a Russian singer. She worked mostly in Japan from 1993 until her death. She was signed to the record label Gemmatika and sometimes worked with Yoko Kanno. She also released eleven albums and ei ...

                                               

Dolores ORiordan

Dolores Mary Eileen ORiordan was an Irish musician and singer-songwriter. She led the rock band The Cranberries for thirteen years before the band took a break starting in 2003, reuniting in 2009. Her first solo album Are You Listening? was relea ...

                                               

Marko Orlandic

Marko Orlandic was a Montenegrin politician active during the 1970s and 1980s. In two terms, 1969–1971 and 1971–1974, he was a member of the Federal Executive Council. He was the Prime Minister from May 1974 to May 1978 and President of Montenegr ...

                                               

Vittorio Emanuele Orlando

Vittorio Emanuele Orlando was an Italian diplomat and political figure. He was born in Palermo, Sicily. His father, a landed gentleman, delayed venturing out to register his sons birth for fear of Giuseppe Garibaldis 1.000 patriots who had just s ...

                                               

Vladimir Orlov

Vladimir Viktorovich Orlov was a Russian novelist, notable for his fantasy novel Danilov, the violist. In 1990s and the 2000s, Orlov was teaching at the Maxim Gorky Literature Institute in Moscow. Orlov was born in Moscow, Russia. Orlov died in M ...

                                               

Yuri Orlov

Yuri Fyodorovich Orlov was a Soviet-born Russian nuclear physicist and human rights activist. He was born in Moscow. He was a Soviet dissident. Orlov was the founder of the Moscow Helsinki Group and a founding member of the Soviet Amnesty Interna ...

                                               

Jean dOrmesson

Jean Bruno Wladimir François de Paule Le Fevre dOrmesson was a French novelist. His work mostly was made up of partially or totally autobiographic novels. On 18 October 1973, he was elected a member of the Academie française, taking seat 12, foll ...

                                               

Mark Ormrod (historian)

William Mark Ormrod, known professionally as Mark Ormrod, was an English historian. His works focused on the English later Middle Ages. He worked at the University of York where he became Dean of the History Faculty and director of the Centre for ...

                                               

Carlos Oroza

Carlos Oroza was a Spanish poet. He was born in Viveiro. He was known mainly for the interpretation and performance of his own work. He founded Tropos magazine, a magazine about poetry. Oroza died of heart failure in Madrid, aged 92.

                                               

Elvira Orphee

Elvira Amanda Orphee was an Argentine writer. She was born in San Miguel de Tucuman. Orphee has published short stories and articles in various publications such as El Tiempo, Revista de Occidente, Asomante, Cuadernos, Razon and Zona Franca e Ima ...

                                               

Hans Christian Orsted

Hans Christian Oersted was a Danish physicist and chemist. He is best known for discovering a relationship between electricity and magnetism, a field now known as electromagnetism. Oersted discovered that electric currents create magnetic fields, ...

                                               

Alojzy Orszulik

Alojzy Orszulik was a Polish Roman Catholic bishop. Orszulik was ordained to the priesthood in 1957. He served as titular bishop of Vissalsa and as auxiliary bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Siedlce, Poland, from 1989 to 1992. He then was ...

                                               

Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino

Jaime Lucas Ortega y Alamino was a Cuban prelate of the Catholic Church. He was Archbishop of Havana from 1981 to 2016. He was appointed to the College of Cardinals in 1994, the second Cuban to hold that job. During negotiations to renew diplomat ...

                                               

Manuel Ortega (painter)

Madrid Manuel Ortega was a Spanish painter, muralist, sculptor, designer, portrait painter, and engraver. He was born in Madrid. Ortega created more than 200 murals and created stained glass in many cathedrals, seminaries,palaces, hotels and deve ...

                                               

Rosa Maria Ortiz Rios

Rosa Maria Ortiz Rios was a Peruvian lawyer and politician. She was Minister of Energy and Mines between 17 February 2015 until 28 July 2018 during the Ollanta Humala presidency. Ortiz Rios was born in Lima, Peru. Ortiz Rios died on 20 September ...

                                               

Åke Ortmark

Åke Helge Ortmark was a Swedish journalist, author and radio and television presenter. During a long career he worked for both television and radio. He was born in Stockholm. He started working at Sveriges Radio in 1958. Ortmark became the editor ...

                                               

Riz Ortolani

Riziero "Riz" Ortolani was an Italian movie composer. He composed many movies such as Africa Addio, Kill Bill: Vol. 1, Kill Bill: Vol. 2, Drive and Django Unchained.

                                               

François-Xavier Ortoli

François-Xavier Ortoli was a French politician. He served as the 5th President of the European Commission from 1973 to 1977. He served as Minister of the Economy of France from 1968 to 1969.

                                               

Geoffrey Oryema

Geoffrey Oryema was a Ugandan-born French musician. Oryema was born in Soroti, Uganda. He was smuggled out of the country and moved to France where his career would be based from. He sang in the languages of his youth, Swahili and Acholi, the lan ...

                                               

Max Osceola Jr.

Max Osceola Jr. was a leader of the Native American Seminole Tribe of Florida. Osceola was an elected representative on the Seminole Tribal Council from 1985 through 2010. The South Florida Sun-Sentinel called Mr. Osceola" one of the tribe’s long ...

                                               

Charles Oser

Charles Oser was a Swiss politician. He was a member of the Free Democratic Party of Switzerland. He was the 10th Chancellor of Switzerland from 1951 to 1967.

                                               

Oleg Osetinsky

Oleg Evgenievich Osetinsky was a Soviet-Russian screenwriter and documentary movie director. He was born in Yekaterinburg, Russia. His career began in 1961. He was best known for writing the screenplay for The Captivating Star of Happiness and Ta ...

                                               

Nagisa Oshima

Nagisa Oshima was a Japanese movie director and screenwriter. His movies include In the Realm of the Senses and Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence. Oshima was born on March 31, 1932 in Kyoto. He studied at Kyoto University. Oshima was married to Akiko ...

                                               

Adebayo Osinowo

Adebayo Sikiru Osinowo also known as Pepper was a Nigerian businessman and politician. He was a member of the Lagos State House of Representatives. Until his death, he was Senator representing Lagos East at the 9th Nigerian National Assembly. Osi ...

                                               

Bayezid Osman

Bayezid Osman, also known as Osman Bayezid Osmanoğlu with a surname as required by the Turkish Republic, or known by the Ottoman imperial name as Prince Sehzade Bayezid Efendi, was the 44th Head of the Imperial House of Osman, which ruled the Ott ...

                                               

Dundar Ali Osman

Dundar Ali Osman, also known as Dundar Ali Osman Osmanoğlu was the 45th Head of the House of Osman from 2017 until his death. He was born in Damascus, Syria. Osman died on 18 January 2021 in Istanbul, Turkey at the age of 90.

                                               

Hasbullah Osman

Hasbullah bin Osman was a Malaysian politician. He was Chairman of the Syarikat Perumahan Negara Berhad from May 2020 until his death. He was a member of the Parliament of Malaysia between 2013 until his death. He also was a Member of the Perak S ...

                                               

M. A. G. Osmani

Muhammad Ataul Gani Osmani, also known as Bangabir, was the commander-in-chief of the Bangladesh separatist rebel forces during the 1971 East Pakistan Separatist War of Secession.

                                               

John Henry Osmeña

John Henry Renner Osmeña, also known as Sonny Osmeña or simply John Osmeña, was the grandson of Philippine President Sergio Osmeña. He was Senator of the Philippines from 1971 to 1972, 1987 to 1995, and 1998 to 2004. Osmeña was the Mayor of the C ...

                                               

Sergio Osmeña

Sergio Osmeña Sr. was a Filipino politician who served as the fourth President of the Philippines from 1944 to 1946. He was Vice President under Manuel L. Quezon.

                                               

Babatunde Osotimehin

Babatunde Osotimehin was a Nigerian public servant and United Nations official. Osotimehun was appointed on 19 November 2010 as the new Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, for a four-year term. He was reappointed to t ...

                                               

Adriano Ossicini

Adriano Ossicini was an Italian politician and academic. He was the Minister for Family and Social Solidarity in the Dini Cabinet from 1995 to 1996. He was a Senator from 1968 to 1992 and again from 1996 to 2001. Ossicini was born in Rome. He die ...

                                               

Leonie Ossowski

Leonie Ossowski was the pen name of Jolanthe von Brandenstein, a German writer. She wrote under the name Jo Tiedemann. She wrote scripts for DEFA: Zwei Mutter and Stern ohne Himmel. She has lived in Berlin from 1980 until her death. Her 1977 nove ...

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