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Amadou Toumani Toure

General Amadou Toumani Toure was the president of Mali. He took power from a military ruler, Moussa Traore in 1991, then he gave power to civilian authorities in 1992. He won the presidential election in 2002. He won the next election easily in 2 ...

                                               

Michel Tournier

Michel Tournier was a French writer. He has won awards such as the Grand Prix du roman de lAcademie française in 1967 for Friday, or, The Other Island and the Prix Goncourt for The Erl-King in 1970. He was a member of the Academie Goncourt. His a ...

                                               

Marion Tournon-Branly

Marion Tournon-Branly was a French architect. She was born in Paris. His father was architect Paul Tournon and mother was painter Elisabeth Branly. She studied at the Ecole nationale superieure des Beaux-Arts. She worked with her father and Augus ...

                                               

Godfried Toussaint

Godfried Theodore Patrick Toussaint was a Canadian computer scientist. He was a Professor of Computer Science, and the Head of the Computer Science Program at New York University Abu Dhabi. He did research on many aspects of computational geometr ...

                                               

Surapong Tovichakchaikul

Surapong Tovichakchaikul was a Thai politician. He was Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand from 2011 to 2014. He was born in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand. He was a member of the Pheu Thai Party. Surapong died on 20 ...

                                               

Ruben Tovmasyan

Ruben Tovmasyan was an Armenian politician. He was born in Yerevan, Armenia. He was the General Secretary of the Armenian Communist Party from 2005 to 2014. Tovmasyan died on March 30, 2019 in Yerevan from thyroid cancer, aged 82.

                                               

Paul Tovua

Sir Paul Joshua Tovua was a Solomon Islander politician. In 1976. he was elected to the National Parliament of Solomon Islands. He also helped start the parliament. He was the Speaker of the National Parliament of Solomon Islands from 1994 to 200 ...

                                               

Jim Townsend (Irish politician)

James Townsend was an Irish Labour Party politician. In 1991, he was elected to Carlow County Council. He was a member of the Seanad Eireann from 1993 to 1997. Townsend died on 7 January 2021, aged 83.

                                               

Sue Townsend

Susan Lillian Sue Townsend, FRSL was an English novelist and playwright. She was best known as the author of the Adrian Mole books. Most of her works combined comedy with social commentary and also wrote purely dramatic works. She was born in Lei ...

                                               

Eiji Toyoda

Eiji Toyoda was a Japanese industrialist. He was largely responsible for bringing Toyota Motor Corporation to profitability and worldwide prominence during his tenure as president and later, as chairman. Toyoda was born on 12 September 1913 in Na ...

                                               

Toytown (horse)

Toytown was a retired British event horse owned and formerly ridden by Zara Phillips. Toytown was a chestnut gelding born in 1992, standing at 17hh and with particularly distinctive markings including a white blaze and white spots. Toytown and Ph ...

                                               

Richard Tracey

Richard Patrick Tracey JP was a British Conservative politician, journalist, presenter, and reporter. He was the MP for Surbiton from 1983 to 1997, and was Minister for Sport between 1985 and 1987. From 2008 to 2016, when he retired, he was a Mem ...

                                               

Stan Tracey

Stanley William "Stan" Tracey CBE was a British jazz pianist and composer. He was most influenced by Duke Ellington and Thelonious Monk. Traceys best known recording is a suite inspired by Dylan Thomass radio drama Under Milk Wood. Tracey died fr ...

                                               

Ernst Trager

Ernst Trager was a German judge. He was a judge in the Federal Constitutional Court of Germany between 1977 and 1989. He was born in Berlin, Germany. Trager died in Berlin, aged 88.

                                               

Boris Trajkovski

Boris Trajkovski ; 25 June 1956 – 26 February 2004) was a Macedonian politician who was the president and Supreme Commander of the Republic of Macedonia from 1999 to 2004. He died in a plane crash.

                                               

Anna Tramontano

Anna Tramontano was an Italian computational biologist and Chair Professor of Biochemistry at the Sapienza University of Rome. From 2011 to 2014 she was a member of the Scientific Council of the European Research Council. She was an Associate Edi ...

                                               

Tomas Transtromer

Tomas Gosta Transtromer was a Swedish poet, psychologist and translator. He was awarded the 1990 Neustadt International Prize for Literature and the 2011 Nobel Prize in Literature. Transtromer was born in Stockholm. He was married to Monica Bladh ...

                                               

Moussa Traore

Moussa Traore was a Malian soldier and politician. He was the President of Mali from 1968 to 1991. As a Lieutenant, he was ousted on 19 November 1968 military coup by Modibo Keïta. Traore died on 15 September 2020 in Bamako, aged 83.

                                               

Hans Trass

Hans-Voldemar Trass was an Estonian ecologist and botanist. He was a member of the Estonian Academy of Sciences from 1975 until his death. He was the president of the Estonian Naturalists Society from 1964 to 1973 and 1985 to 1991. He was awarded ...

                                               

Trdat the Architect

Trdat the Architect, known in Latin as Tiridates, was chief architect of the Bagratuni Dynasty of Armenia. After a great earthquake in 989 destroyed the dome of Hagia Sophia, the Byzantine officials sent Trdat to Byzantium to organize repairs. Th ...

                                               

John Treacher

Admiral Sir John Devereux Treacher was a British naval officer. He served as Commander-in-Chief Fleet from 1975 to 1977. In retirement he became Chief Executive of National Car Parks. He was also Deputy Chairman of Westland Group and a Director o ...

                                               

Sean Treacy

Sean Treacy was a former Irish politician. He was the Ceann Comhairle of Dail Eireann from 1973 to 1977 and from 1987 to 1997. He was a Member of the European Parliament MEP from 1981 to 1984, replacing Eileen Desmond who resigned as an MEP when ...

                                               

Pedro Trebbau

Pedro Trebbau was a German-born Venezuelan zoologist. He was known for his reference book The Turtles of Venezuela. Trebbau was born in Cologne, Germany. Trebbau worked at the El Pinar Zoo and at Caricuao Zoo. Trebbau died on 16 January 2021 in C ...

                                               

Ali Treki

Ali Abdussalam Treki was a Libyan diplomat during Muammar Gaddafis regime. Treki served as one of Libyas top diplomats since the 1970s. He was Foreign Minister from 1976 to 1982 and again from 1984 to 1986. He has been Permanent Representative to ...

                                               

Marc-Adelard Tremblay

Marc-Adelard Tremblay, OC GOQ MSRC was a Canadian anthropologist. He was a Professor of Anthropology at the Universite Laval and was Dean of the Graduate School from 1971 to 1979. From 1981 to 1984, he was the President of the Royal Society of Ca ...

                                               

Suzanne Tremblay

Suzanne Tremblay was a Canadian politician. He was born in Montreal. He was a Bloc Quebecois member of the House of Commons of Canada from 1993 to 2004. In 1997, she was Opposition House Leader for a short time. Tremblay died on September 26, 202 ...

                                               

Pierre-Yves Tremois

Pierre-Yves Tremois was a French visual artist and sculptor. He was known for working on drawing in equal proportions on surrealism and science illustration. He was born in Paris. He held seat #2 in the engraving section at the Academie des Beaux ...

                                               

Los Tres Reyes

Los Tres Reyes are a group of three Mexican singers. They record mariachi and ranchera music. Their comeback album Retorno De Los Tres Reyes peaked within the top 20 of the Mexican Albums Chart. The album contained a cover version of Selenas "No ...

                                               

Richard Trevithick

Richard Trevithick was a Cornish inventor and engineer. He is best known for making the first working steam locomotive. However, it was designed to be a road vehicle, not a railroad one. Trevithick was from the heart of a big mining area in Cornw ...

                                               

Mariano Trias

Mariano Trias y Closas was a Philippine politician and resistance activist. He was Vice President Minister of Finance, and Minister for defence of the Philippine revolutionary government

                                               

Ajay Kumar Tripathi

Ajay Kumar Tripathi was an Indian judge. He was a Judicial Member of Lokpal from 23 March 2019 until his death. He was also the Chief Justice of Chhattisgarh High Court from 7 July 2018 to 22 March 2019. Tripathi was born in Bihar. On 5 April 202 ...

                                               

Ksenia Tripolitova

Ksenia Arturovna Tripolitova was a Russian-born French ballet dancer. She was born in Vilna, Russian Empire. She began studying in the studio of Lyubov Yegorova. She was known for touring with her husband Nikolai Tripolitov during the 1930s and 1 ...

                                               

Tristania

The album Widows Weeds 1998 is a mix of gothic rock, gothic metal and doom metal. The album Beyond the Veil 1999 is a mix of gothic metal and doom metal. The album World of Glass 2001 is a mix of gothic rock, gothic metal, alternative rock, symph ...

                                               

Hargovind Laxmishanker Trivedi

Hargovind Laxmishanker Trivedi, better known as H. L. Trivedi, was an Indian nephrologist, immunologist, transplantation medicine and stem cell researcher. He was a known physician of transplantation medicine in India. He was a founding director ...

                                               

Zaharije Trnavcevic

Zaharije Trnavcevic was a Serbian journalist and politician. He was president of the political party Rich Serbia from 2011 until his death. He became a member of parliament in 2012. He was acting President of the National Assembly of Serbia from ...

                                               

Louis-Jules Trochu

Louis-Jules Trochu was a French military leader and politician. He served as President of the Government of National Defense - Frances de facto head of state - from 4 September 1870 until his resignation on 22 January 1871.

                                               

Pierre Troisgros

Pierre Troisgros was a French restaurateur. He was best known for his restaurant Freres Troisgros. Within ten years, it became the most popular restaurant in the region and soon it was one of the best known restaurants in France. In 1965, the res ...

                                               

Trojanus of Saintes

Trojanus of Saintes was a 6 th century bishop of Saintes, in France. He is a Catholic saint, also known as Trojan and Troyen. His feast day is held on 30 November.

                                               

Alice Trolle-Wachtmeister

Countess Alice Victoria Trolle-Wachtmeister was a Swedish noblewoman who served the Royal Court of Sweden from the 1970s to 2015, having served as Chief Court Mistress from 1994 to 2015. She was born in Annerstad, Kronoberg County. Trolle-Wachtme ...

                                               

Anthony Trollope

Anthony Trollope was an English novelist who wrote 47 novels and a number of other books. His mother Frances Trollope was also a writer. Trollope became an official of the Post Office and lived in Ireland from 1841 to 1859; he left his Post Offic ...

                                               

Hylke Tromp

Hylke Wybe Tromp was a Dutch polemologist. He was born in Sneek, Netherlands. Beginning in the 1960s, he worked at the Polemological Institute. In 1980, he was appointed professor at the University of Groningen. He was a member of the advisory bo ...

                                               

Carlos Morales Troncoso

Carlos Morales Troncoso was a Dominican politician. He served as Vice–President of the Dominican Republic from 1986 to 1994, and as Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Dominican Republic from 2004 to 2014. Troncoso died in Houston, Texas, United S ...

                                               

Russell Trood

Russell Brunell Trood was an Australian politician. He was a member of the Liberal Party. He served as a Senator for Queensland from 1 July 2005 until 30 June 2011. He later served as the National President of the United Nations Association of Au ...

                                               

Henri Troyat

Henri Troyat, born Levon Aslan Torossian or Lev Aslanovich Tarasov, was a French author, biographer, historian and novelist. Originally, his family was from Armenia. He was born in Moscow. His family fled Russia, because they feared the coming re ...

                                               

Antonio de Trueba

Antonio de Trueba was a Spanish poet, novelist, and folklorist born at Montellana, Biscay, in 1821, where he was privately educated.

                                               

François Truffaut

François Roland Truffaut was a French movie director, producer, writer, actor and critic. He was very popular in the 1960s for such noted movies as The 400 Blows, Jules and Jim, Stolen Kisses, The Wild Child and others. Truffaut was born in Paris ...

                                               

Hector Trujillo

Hector Bienvenido Negro’ Trujillo Molina, was a general, and political figure. He was the President of the Dominican Republic from 1952 through 1960. He was the brother of Rafael Trujillo.

                                               

Julio Cesar Trujillo

Julio Cesar Trujillo Vasquez was an Ecuadorian lawyer and politician. He was born in Ibarra, Ecuador. He was a member of the National Congress from 1979 to 1984. From 2018 until his death, he was President of the Council of Citizen Participation ...

                                               

Rafael Trujillo

Rafael Leonidas Trujillo Molina, nicknamed El Jefe, was a Dominican politician, soldier, and dictator. He ruled the Dominican Republic from February 1930 until his assassination in May 1961. He was President from 1930 to 1938 and again from 1942 ...

                                               

Ernst Trygger

Ernst Trygger, born 27 October 1857, dead 23 September 1943, was a Swedish jurist professor and conservative politician. He was the Prime Minister of Sweden from 1923 to 1924 He was also the Swedish foreign minister from 1928 to 1930 in the cabin ...

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