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Escape Room 2

Escape Room 2 is an upcoming American psychological horror movie directed by Adam Robitel. The movie stars Taylor Russell, Logan Miller, Isabelle Fuhrman, Thomas Cocquerel, Holland Roden, Carlito Olivero, and Indya Moore. It serves as a sequel to ...

                                               

Halloween Kills

Halloween Kills is an upcoming American horror movie directed by David Gordon Green and written by Green, Danny McBride and Scott Teems. It is a sequel to 2018s Halloween and the twelfth installment in the Halloween franchise. The movie stars Jam ...

                                               

Jurassic World: Dominion

Jurassic World: Dominion is an upcoming American science fiction adventure movie directed by Colin Trevorrow, who wrote the screenplay with Emily Carmichael, based on a story by Trevorrow and his writing partner, Derek Connolly. A sequel to the 2 ...

                                               

Malcolm & Marie

Malcolm & Marie is an upcoming American drama movie, written and directed by Sam Levinson. It stars John David Washington and Zendaya as the title characters. It will be released on February 5, 2021, by Netflix.

                                               

Space Jam: A New Legacy

Space Jam: A New Legacy is a 2021 upcoming American live-action/animated sports comedy movie directed by Malcolm D. Lee and a sequel to 1996s Space Jam. It features LeBron James. Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck,Marvin the Martian,Tweety,and Pepe Le Pew. S ...

                                               

Spider-Man: No Way Home

Spider-Man: No Way Home is an upcoming American superhero movie based on the Marvel Comics character Spider-Man. The movie is co-produced by Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios, and distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing. It is the sequel to Spi ...

                                               

The Suicide Squad (movie)

The Suicide Squad, also known as Suicide Squad 2, is an upcoming American superhero movie based on the DC Comics antihero team Suicide Squad. It is being distributed Warner Bros. Pictures. It is a standalone sequel to Suicide Squad and the eleven ...

                                               

Italian Social Republic

The Italian Social Republic was a provisional government sponsored by and allied with Nazi Germany. It was led by Benito Mussolini and his Republican Fascist Party. In name, it controlled northern Italy but, in fact, the land was under German mil ...

                                               

Jin dynasty

The Jin dynasty, also known as the Jurchen dynasty, and as the Great Jin. It was one of the last dynasties before Mongol invasion of China. The dynasty was founded by the Wanyan 完顏 Wanyan clan of the Jurchens. These were the ancestors of the Ma ...

                                               

Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was the Yugoslav state that existed from the second half of World War II until it was formally dissolved in 1992 amid the Yugoslav wars. It was a socialist state and a federation made up of Bosnia and ...

                                               

Kuwait

Kuwait is a small Arab country in the Middle East. Kuwait is the most socially progressive country in the Gulf region. It has a small and rich economy. It has about 96 billion barrels of crude oil reserves. Crude oil reserves are the oil that is ...

                                               

East Germany

The German Democratic Republic), commonly called East Germany, was founded on 7 October 1949, after World War II. It was formed from part of the Soviet occupation zone of Germany, including part of the city of Berlin. It is no longer a nation by ...

                                               

Duchy of Saxe-Gotha

Saxe-Gotha was a state in todays Thuringia, Germany. It was created in 1640 for Duke Ernest I and ended in 1680 when his lands were divided after his death in 1675. The area around Gotha passed to Ernests eldest surviving son, Frederick of Saxe-G ...

                                               

Vera Časlavska

Vera Časlavska was a Czechoslovakian artistic gymnast and Czech sportswoman. She was very attractive, cheerful and popular with the general public. Vera Časlavska won 22 international titles between 1959 and 1968, including seven Olympic gold med ...

                                               

Heliodor Pika

General Heliodor Pika was a Czechoslovakian army officer. He is also well known as representative of Czechoslovakian anti-Nazi resistance and a victim of communism.

                                               

Emil Zatopek

Emil Zatopek was a Czechoslovak runner from town Kopeivnice. He is mostly known for winning 3 gold medals at the 1952 Summer Olympic games in Helsinki. He won in 5.000 metres, 10.000 metres runs and in marathon. He never ran a marathon before. Bu ...

                                               

Bertolt Brecht

Brecht went to school in Augsburg, where his father was the director of a paper factory. He completed his degree in 1917. Afterwards he studied sciences, medicine and literature at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich. He had to take a bre ...

                                               

Chris Gueffroy

Chris Gueffroy was the last person to be killed by border troops while trying to escape across the Berlin Wall. Gueffroy and his friend Christian Gaudian tried to escape from East Berlin to West Berlin on the night of 5 to 6 February 1989. They t ...

                                               

Vagrich Bakhchanyan

Vagrich Akopovich Bakhchanyan was a Soviet and American painter, nonconformist artist and writer-conceptualist of Armenian origin.

                                               

Lavrenty Beria

Lavrenty Pavlovich Beria was the leader of the secret police of the Soviet Union under Joseph Stalins regime. In 1953, Nikita Krushchev plotted to have Beria executed. Beria was a Soviet politician, Marshal of the Soviet Union and state security ...

                                               

Alexey Ekimyan

Alexey Ekimyan was a famous Armenian-Russian composer, and author of popular songs. Ekimyan was also a General of Soviet militsia and was the head of Criminal Investigation Department of Moscow region. He was considered the only popular composer ...

                                               

Olga Bogdanova

In 1946 - 1952, a new method was developed for obtaining 1.3 butadiene from petroleum feedstock on chromium oxide catalysts, which found industrial application at synthetic rubber factories in Sterlitamak and Sumgait O. K. Bogdanova and A. P. Shc ...

                                               

Ivan Pavlov

Ivan Petrovich Pavlov was a Russian physiologist, psychologist, and physician. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1904 for research about the digestive system. Pavlov is widely known for first describing classical conditi ...

                                               

Vasily Smyslov

Vasily Smyslov was a Russian chess grandmaster, and World Chess Champion from 1957 to 1958. p376 Smyslov was a candidate for the World Chess Championship on eight occasions 1948, 1950, 1953, 1956, 1959, 1965, 1983, and 1985. He was one of the fiv ...

                                               

Korean Air Lines Flight 007

Korean Air Lines Flight 007 was a scheduled Korean Air Lines flight from New York City to Seoul via Anchorage. On September 1, 1983, the airliner serving the flight was shot down by a Soviet Su-15 interceptor near Moneron Island, west of Sakhalin ...

                                               

Vladimir Lenin

Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov, better known as Lenin was a Russian lawyer, revolutionary, the leader of the Bolshevik party and of the October Revolution. He was the first leader of the USSR and the government that took over Russia in 1917. Lenins idea ...

                                               

Council of Ministers (Soviet Union)

The Council of Ministers of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, was legally the Soviet government. It was the highest executive and administrative body of the Soviet Union. The council could issue declarations and instructions based the laws ...

                                               

Marxism–Leninism

Marxism–Leninism was practiced by the Soviet Union after the Bolshevik Revolution. It was also practiced by the Stalinists in the USSR. The purpose of Marxism–Leninism is to turn a capitalist state into a socialist state. This is done by a revolu ...

                                               

Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic

The Tajik Soviet Socialist Republic, also commonly known as Soviet Tajikistan and Tajik SSR, was one of the republics of the Soviet Union which lasted from 1929 to 1991. Nowadays known as Tajikistan, which became a sovereign state after the fall ...

                                               

Diodorus Siculus

Diodorus Siculus or Diodorus of Sicily was a Greek historian. He is known for writing the universal history Bibliotheca historica, much of which survives, between 60 and 30 BC. It is arranged in three parts. The first part covers mythic history u ...

                                               

Herodotus

Herodotus was an Ancient Greek historian. He was born at Halicarnassus, a town in south-west Asia Minor, probably in 484 BC. He died in 425 BC. Herodotus was called the "Father of History" by Cicero. He wrote about the ancient empires of Babylon, ...

                                               

Julius Caesar

Gaius Julius Caesar was a military commander, politician and author at the end of the Roman Republic. Caesar became a member of the First Triumvirate, and when that broke up, he fought a civil war against Pompey the Great. Winning the war, Caesar ...

                                               

Procopius

Procopius of Caesarea was a prominent Eastern Roman scholar. He took part in the wars of the Emperor Justinian I, and was the major historian of the 6th century AD, writing the Wars of Justinian, the Buildings of Justinian and the celebrated Secr ...

                                               

Tacitus

Publius Cornelius Tacitus was a senator and a historian of the Roman Empire. The surviving parts of his two major works - the Annals and the Histories - report about the reigns of the Roman Emperors Tiberius, Claudius, Nero, Galba, Otho, Vitelliu ...

                                               

Murray Bookchin

Murray Bookchin was an American libertarian socialist, political and social philosopher, speaker and writer. For much of his life he called himself an anarchist, although as early as 1995 he privately renounced his identification with the anarchi ...

                                               

Diana Serra Cary

Diana Serra Cary, known as Baby Peggy, was an American silent movie actress, author, and historian. Cary was one of the last surviving actors from the silent movie area. She retired in 1938. She then wrote books about her career. Cary was born on ...

                                               

Roger Ebert

Roger Joseph Ebert was an American movie critic. Eberts reviews appear in newspapers such as the Chicago Sun-Times from April 3, 1967 until his death. Ebert was born on June 18, 1942 in Urbana, Illinois to a Catholic family. Ebert and Chicago Tri ...

                                               

Shelby Foote

Shelby Dade Foote, Jr. was an American historian and writer. He was an important person for Civil War documentaries. He wrote many books about the war and Abraham Lincoln. His most famous book about the war was The Civil War: A Narrative.

                                               

Richard Hildreth

Richard Hildreth, was an American journalist, author and historian. He is best known for writing his six-volume History of the United States of America, 1849-1853.

                                               

Jean Fritz

Jean Guttery Fritz was an American childrens writer and historian. Her parents were Arthur Minton and Myrtle Guttery. They were missionaries. Missionaries are people who set out on a mission to teach others about their religion.

                                               

Donald Keene

Donald Lawrence Keene, also known as Donarudo Kiin, was an American and Japanese scholar, teacher, writer, translator and Japan studies expert. Keenes contributions to the understanding of Japanese culture were recognized by the Japanese governme ...

                                               

George H. Kerr

In an overview of writings by and about Kerr, OCLC/WorldCat lists roughly 270 works in 870+ publications in 11 languages and 12.800+ library holdings. This list is not finished; you can help Wikipedia by adding to it. Formosa betrayed, 1965 Ryuky ...

                                               

Jeffrey Mass

Jeffrey Paul Mass was an American academic, historian, author and Japanologist. He was Yamato Ichihashi Professor of Japanese History at Stanford University.

                                               

George McGovern

McGovern was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from South Dakotas 1st district from 1957 through 1961. After that he was the Senator of South Dakota. In 1968, McGovern decided to run for President because Robert F. Kennedy was assassi ...

                                               

Gene Siskel

Eugene Kal "Gene" Siskel was an American movie critic and journalist for the Chicago Tribune. Along with his friend Roger Ebert, with Ebert they hosted a popular review show Siskel & Ebert At the Movies from 1975 until his death in 1999. Siskel w ...

                                               

Studs Terkel

Louis "Studs" Terkel was an American author, historian, actor, and broadcaster who lived in Chicago. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1985 for his work The Good War.

                                               

Edith Wharton

Edith Wharton was an American historical writer, novelist and designer. She was" known for some essays and novels about war." She was born during the American Civil War. During World War I, she helped to support some medical assistants to soldier ...

                                               

Howard Zinn

Howard Zinn was an American historian and professor from Brooklyn, New York. Zinn considered himself to be a radical. 1980, he wrote A Peoples History of the United States, which is a book that tells the history of the United States from the pers ...

                                               

Rafael Ishkhanyan

Rafael Ishkhanyan or Ishkhanian is a well-known Armenian philologist and historian. He was a professor of the Yerevan State University.

                                               

Heinz Gerstinger

Heinz Gerstinger studied history and dramatics at the University of Vienna. He has worked for the universities of Graz and Vienna, as well as for theaters in Graz, Augsburg and Vienna. As he published in literary magazines and newspapers, he work ...