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Gregorian calendar 1897
MDCCCXCVII
Ab urbe condita 2650
Armenian calendar 1346
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Chinese calendar 4593 – 4594
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1897 (MDCCCXCVII) was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). 1894 (MDCCCXCIV) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1895 (MDCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1900 (MCM) was an exceptional common year starting on Monday. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (17th century - 18th century - 19th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 18th century refers to the century that lasted from 1701 through 1800. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... (19th century - 20th century - 21st century - more centuries) Decades: 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s As a means of recording the passage of time, the 20th century was that century which lasted from 1901–2000 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar (1900–1999 in the... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... // Events and trends Technology The First Transcontinental Railroad in the United States is built in the six year period between 1863 and 1869. ... // Events and Trends Technology The invention of the telephone (1876) by Alexander Graham Bell. ... // Events and Trends Technology Development and commercial production of electric lighting Development and commercial production of gasoline-powered automobile by Karl Benz, Gottlieb Daimler and Maybach First commercial production and sales of phonographs and phonograph recordings. ... The 1890s were sometimes referred to as the Mauve Decade, because William Henry Perkins aniline dye allowed the widespread use of that colour in fashion, and also as the Gay Nineties, under the then-current usage of the word gay which referred simply to merriment and frivolity, with no... // Events and Trends Technology First flight by the Wright brothers, December 17, 1903. ... // Events and trends The 1910s represent the culmination of European militarism which had its beginings during the second half of the 19th Century. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Social issues of the 1920s. ... 1894 (MDCCCXCIV) was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1895 (MDCCCXCV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1896 (MDCCCXCVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1898 (MDCCCXCVIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day-slower Julian calendar). ... 1899 (MDCCCXCIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1900 (MCM) was an exceptional common year starting on Monday. ... 1896 in archaeology // Explorations Excavations Publications Finds The Lady of Elx found near Elx Coligny calendar Awards Miscellaneous Births Deaths See also List of years in archaeology 1896 in archaeology 1898 in archaeology Categories: | ... See also: 1896 in architecture, other events of 1897, 1898 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1896 in art, other events of 1897, 1898 in art, list of years in art. ... See also: 1896 in literature, other events of 1897, 1898 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1896 in music, other events of 1897, 1898 in music and the list of years in music. Events The Cakewalk matures into Ragtime music John Philip Sousas band makes phonograph recordings of Cakewalks and early Ragtime early publications by Scott Joplin Published popular music Asleep In The... This article will list events related to rail transport that occurred in 1897. ... See also: Other events of 1897 List of years in science . ... 1896 colonial governors - Events of 1897 - 1898 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1897 List of religious leaders in 1897 List of international organization leaders in 1897 France French Somaliland - Léonce Lagarde, Governor of French Somaliland (1888-1899) Guinea - Noël-Eug... 1896 state leaders - Events of 1897 - 1898 state leaders - State leaders by year See also: List of religious leaders in 1897 List of international organization leaders in 1897 // Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Opoku Mensa, Chair of the Committee of Administration (1896-1900) Burundi - Mwezi IV Gisabo, King of Burundi (1852-1908... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Ab urbe condita (AUC or a. ... Dates are marked by the letters Ô¹ÕŽ or the like, often with a line over, indicating tvin (in the year) followed by one to four letters, each of which stands for a number based on its order in the alphabet. ... The Chinese calendar (Traditional Chinese:農曆; Simplified Chinese: 农历; pinyin: nónglì) is a lunisolar calendar incorporating elements of a lunar calendar with those of a solar calendar. ... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (干支 pinyin: gānzhÄ«) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (十干; shígān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (十二支; shíèrzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering the years, not only in China... The Hebrew calendar (Hebrew: ) or Jewish calendar is the annual calendar used in Judaism. ... The Hindu calendar used in Vedic times has undergone many changes in the process of regionalization, and today there are several regional Indian calendars, as well as an Indian national calendar. ... There is disagreement as to the meaning of the Indian word Samvat. ... The Hindu calendar used in Vedic times has undergone many changes in the process of regionalization, and today there are several regional Indian calendars. ... Kali Yuga is also the title of a book by Roland Charles Wagner. ... The Iranian calendar (also known as Persian calendar or the Jalaali Calendar) is a solar calendar currently used in Iran and Afghanistan. ... The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar (also called Hijri calendar, Arabic التقويم الهجري) is the calendar used to date events in many predominantly Muslim countries, and used by Muslims everywhere to determine the proper day on which to celebrate Islamic holy days. ... Koinobori, flags decorated like koi, are popular decorations around Childrens Day This mural on the wall of a Tokyo subway station celebrates Hazuki, the eighth month. ... 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A typical gold mining operation, on Bonanza Creek
A typical gold mining operation, on Bonanza Creek

Image File history File links A mining operation during the Klondike Gold Rush, from the Canadian National Archives [1] File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image File history File links A mining operation during the Klondike Gold Rush, from the Canadian National Archives [1] File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... For other meanings, see Brooklyn (disambiguation). ... Flag Seal Nickname: Big Apple Location Location in the state of New York Government Counties (Boroughs) Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,214. ... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Oba of Benin, whose person was sacred, controlled the Kingdom of Benin, an empire surrounding the West African city of Benin (now in Nigeria), from the 15th century until 1897, when a British Punitive Expedition destroyed the power of the Oba and cleared the way for the British colony... The Punitive Expedition of 1897 was a military excursion by a British force of 1,200 under Admiral Sir Harry Rawson that captured, burned, and looted the city of Benin, incidentally bringing to an end the highly sophisticated West African Kingdom of Benin. ... January 23 is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Zona Heaster Shue, murder victim The Greenbrier Ghost is the name popularly given to the alleged ghost of a young woman in Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States, who was murdered in 1897. ... Greenbrier County is a county located in the state of West Virginia. ... Official language(s) English Capital Charleston Largest city Charleston Area  Ranked 41st  - Total 24,244 sq. ... February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Map Location in Pennsylvania Political Statistics Founded c. ... Official language(s) None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 160 miles (255 km)  - Length 280 miles (455 km)  - % water 2. ... February 10 is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... February 18 is the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Punitive Expedition of 1897 was a military excursion by a British force of 1,200 under Admiral Sir Harry Rawson that captured, burned, and looted the city of Benin, incidentally bringing to an end the highly sophisticated West African Kingdom of Benin. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... William McKinley (January 29, 1843 – September 14, 1901) was the 25th President of the United States. ... Stephen Grover Cleveland (March 18, 1837 – June 24, 1908) was the 22nd (1885–1889) and 24th (1893–1897) President of the United States, and the only President to serve two non-consecutive terms. ... The presidential seal was used by President Hayes in 1880 and last modified in 1959 by adding the 50th star for Hawaii. ... March 13 is the 72nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (73rd in leap years). ... San Diego State University athletics http://www. ... April 5 is the 95th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (96th in leap years). ... Austria-Hungary, also known as the Dual monarchy (or: the k. ... Kasimir Felix Graf Badeni (October 14, 1846 - July 9, 1909) (Polish:Kazimierz Feliks, Hrabia (Count) Badeni ) was the Minister-President of the Austrian half of the Austro-Hungarian Empire from 1895 until 1897. ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... Grants Tomb, circa 1909 Grants tomb 2004 Grants Tomb is a mausoleum containing the bodies of Ulysses S. Grant (1822-1885), an American Civil War General and the 18th President of the United States, and his wife, Julia Dent Grant (1826-1902). ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... Oscar Wilde Oscar Fingal OFlahertie Wills Wilde (October 16, 1854 – November 30, 1900) was an Anglo-Irish playwright, novelist, poet, short story writer and Freemason. ... June 2 is the 153rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (154th in leap years), with 212 days remaining. ... Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910), better known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American humorist, novelist, writer, and lecturer. ... July 11 is the 192nd day (193rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 173 days remaining. ... S. A. Andrée and Knut Frænkel with the crashed balloon on the pack ice, photographed by the third expedition member, Nils Strindberg. ... July 17 is the 198th day (199th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 167 days remaining. ... A typical gold mining operation, on Bonanza Creek The Klondike Gold Rush was a frenzy of gold rush immigration to and gold prospecting along the Klondike River near Dawson City in the Yukon Territory, Canada, after gold was discovered in the late 19th century. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Emerald City Location Location of Seattle in King County and Washington Coordinates , Government Country State County United States Washington King County Incorporated December 2, 1869 Mayor Greg Nickels Geographical characteristics Area     City 369. ... July 25 is the 206th day (207th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 159 days remaining. ... Photograph of Jack London. ... A typical gold mining operation, on Bonanza Creek The Klondike Gold Rush was a frenzy of gold rush immigration to and gold prospecting along the Klondike River near Dawson City in the Yukon Territory, Canada, after gold was discovered in the late 19th century. ... July 31 is the 212th day (213th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 153 days remaining. ... Mount Saint Elias is the second highest mountain in both the United States and Canada, being situated on the Alaska and Yukon border. ... August 29 is the 241st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (242nd in leap years), with 124 days remaining. ... The World Zionist Organization, or WZO, was founded as the Zionist Organization, or ZO, on September 3, 1897, at the First Zionist Congress held in Basel, Switzerland. ... Location within Switzerland Basel (British English traditionally: Basle and more recently Basel , German: Basel , French: Bâle , Italian and Spanish: Basilea ) is Switzerlands third most populous city (166,563 inhabitants (2004); 690,000 inhabitants in the conurbation stretching across the immediate cantonal and national boundaries made Basel Switzerlands... September 1 is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years). ... Flag Seal Nickname: City on a Hill, Beantown, The Hub (of the Solar System), Athens of America Location Location in Massachusetts Government Counties Suffolk County Mayor Thomas Menino (Dem) Geographical characteristics Area     City 232. ... Metro is: a general term, synonymous with rapid transit, subway or underground, for an urban underground rail public transit system (see list of rapid transit systems); any of several specific public transport systems, including: Bi-State Development Agency in Missouri and Illinois, d/b/a Metro since 2003 Buffalo Metro... World map showing North America A satellite composite image of North America. ... September 10 is the 253rd day of the year (254th in leap years). ... The Lattimer massacre was an incident in which a sheriffs posse killed nineteen unarmed immigrant miners and wounded scores more. ... Official language(s) None Capital Harrisburg Largest city Philadelphia Area  Ranked 33rd  - Total 46,055 sq mi (119,283 km²)  - Width 160 miles (255 km)  - Length 280 miles (455 km)  - % water 2. ... September 11 is the 254th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (255th in leap years). ... Menelik II (August 17, 1844 - December 12, 1913), Conquering Lion of Judah, Elect of God, King of Kings of Ethiopia was negus negust (emperor) of Ethiopia from 1889 to his death. ... Gaki Sherocho was the last king of the African kingdom of Kaffa. ... The Kingdom of Kaffa was an ancient state located in what is now Ethiopia, with its capital at Bonga. ... December 9 is the 343rd day (344th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the historical disturbances in France, see Fronde La Fronde (The Sling) was a feminist newspaper first published in Paris, France on December 9, 1897 by activist Marguerite Durand (1864-1936). ... Marguerite Durand, born January 24, 1864 – died March 16, 1936, was a French stage actress, journalist, and a leading suffragette. ... December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 3 days remaining. ... Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac (March 6, 1619 – July 28, 1655) was a French dramatist born in Paris, who is now best remembered for the many works of fiction which have been woven around his life story, most notably the play by Edmond Rostand which bears his name. ... Edmond Eugène Alexis Rostand (April 1, 1868 - December 2, 1918), French poet and dramatist. ... The Eiffel Tower, the international symbol of the city, as viewed from the Trocadéro This article is about the capital and largest city in France. ... December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining. ... KwaZulu-Natal, often referred to as KZN, is a province of South Africa. ... Zululand was the Zulu-dominated area of what is now northern KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. ... Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria) (24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was the Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837, and the first Empress of India from January 1, 1877, until her death in 1901. ... A Diamond Jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 60th anniversary. ... cole des Beaux Arts refers to several art schools in France. ... A Lego RCX Computer is an example of an embedded computer used to control mechanical devices. ... Coseley Urban District council was formed in 1897 (the area having previously been in the Manor of Sedgley) and existed for 69 years until 1966 when most of the district was incorporated into Dudley County Borough. ... Dos Equis or XX Amber is an imported Mexican beer. ... Sir Joseph John Thomson, OM, FRS (18 December 1856 – 30 August 1940) often known as J. J. Thomson, was an English physicist, the discoverer of the electron. ... Properties The electron is a lightweight fundamental subatomic particle that carries a negative electric charge. ... A subatomic particle is a particle smaller than an atom: it may be elementary or composite. ...

Births

January-March

January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Marion Davies illustrated by Hamilton King, 1920 Marion Davies (born January 3, 1897; died September 23, 1961) was an American comedic actress. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... January 23 is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky (January 23, 1897 – January 18, 2000) was the first female Austrian architect and an activist in the anti-Nazi resistance movement. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... January 28 is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sir Ivan Arthur Rice Stedeford, GBE (28 January 1897–9 February 1975) was a British industrialist and philanthropist. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ... February 4 is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ludwig Erhard (February 4, 1897–May 5, 1977) was a German politician (CDU) and Chancellor of Germany from 1963 until 1966. ... The head of government of Germany has been known as the Chancellor (German: Kanzler) ever since the creation of the post. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... February 7 is the 38th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Quincy Porter (1897–1966) was an American composer and teacher of classical music. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... February 10 is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... John Franklin Enders was born in West Hartford, Connecticut February 10, 1887. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... This article is about the year. ... Dame Judith Anderson, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1934 Dame Judith Anderson, DBE (February 10, 1897 – January 3, 1992) was an Oscar-nominated Australian stage and film actress. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... February 21 is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Sean Heuston (February 21, 1897 - May 8, 1916) was an Irish rebel and member of Fianna Eireann who took part in the Easter Rising of 1916. ... 1916 (MCMXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will take you to calendar). ... February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Marian Anderson, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1940 Marian Anderson (February 27, 1897 – April 8, 1993) was an African-American contralto (same range as alto), best remembered for her performance on Easter Sunday, 1939 on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. The concert, which commenced with... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... March 1 is the 60th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (61st in leap years). ... The last photograph of Shoghi Effendi, taken a few months before he died. ... Seat of the Universal House of Justice, governing body of the Baháís in Haifa, Israel The Baháí Faith is a religion founded by Baháulláh in 19th century Persia. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... Francis Lefty ODoul (March 4, 1897 - December 7, 1969) was a left-handed pitcher for the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox from 1919 to 1923, before converting to an outfielder for the New York Giants, Philadelphia Phillies and Brooklyn Dodgers from 1928 to 1934. ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... Set Persson (1897-1960) was a Swedish communist leader. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... March 15 is the 74th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (75th in Leap years). ... Jackson Volney Scholz (March 15, 1897-October 26, 1986) was an American track and field athlete, specialized in the sprint. ... 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... March 20 is the 79th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (80th in Leap years). ... Ruby Muhammad (born March 20, 1897) is the widow of Nation of Islam founder Elijah Muhammad. ... March 24 is the 83rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (84th in Leap years). ... Dr. Wilhelm Reich Wilhelm Reich (March 24, 1897–November 3, 1957) was a Jewish-Austrian psychiatrist, psychoanalyst, and author, who was trained in Vienna by Sigmund Freud. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (87th in leap years). ... Gloria Swanson (March 27, 1897 - April 4, 1983) was an American actress. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... March 28 is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (88th in leap years). ... Josef Sepp Herberger (born 28 March 1897 in Mannheim, Germany, died 28 April 1977 in Weinheim, Germany) was a German football player and manager. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ...

April-June

April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... Nita Naldi Nita Naldi (April 1, 1897 - February 17, 1961) was one of the most successful silent film actresses of the Roaring Twenties. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... April 7 is the 97th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (98th in leap years). ... Walter Winchell (April 7, 1897 – February 20, 1972), an American newspaper and radio commentator, invented the gossip column at the New York Evening Graphic. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... April 9 is the 99th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (100th in leap years). ... John Bradley Gambling (April 9, 1897 - November 21, 1974) was a member of The Gambling family, 3 generations of whom - John B., John A. and John R. - were hosts of WOR Radios (New York City, 710 AM) morning show Rambling With Gambling over the course of 75 years (1925... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1974 calendar). ... April 19 is the 109th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (110th in leap years). ... Bookcover of the birth centenary celebrations issued by his children in 1997. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... Constance Talmadge in the 1910s Constance Talmadge (April 19, 1897-November 23, 1973) was a silent movie star born in Brooklyn, New York, USA, and was the sister of fellow actresses Norma Talmadge and Natalie Talmadge. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... April 23 is the 113th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (114th in leap years). ... Lester Bowles Mike Pearson, PC, CC, OM, OBE, MA, LL.D. (April 23, 1897 – December 27, 1972) was a Canadian statesman, diplomat and politician who was made a Nobel Laureate in 1957. ... Stephen Harper is the current Prime Minister of Canada. ... The Nobel Peace Prize Medal featuring a portrait of Alfred Nobel Lester B. Pearson after accepting the Nobel Peace Prize The Nobel Peace Prize is one of five Nobel Prizes bequested by the Swedish industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ... HRH The Princess Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood Princess Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood, Victoria Alexandra Alice Mary (25 April 1897 - 28 March 1965) was a member of the British Royal Family. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... April 26 is the 116th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (117th in leap years). ... Douglas Sirk - Wikipedia /**/ @import /w/skins-1. ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Edward Patrick Francis Eddie Eagan (April 26, 1897 – June 14, 1967) is an American sportsman. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... May 2 is the 122nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (123rd in leap years). ... John Frederick Coots 2 May 1897 - 8 April 1985 was a Jewish-American songwriter. ... This article is about the year. ... May 14 is the 134th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (135th in leap years). ... Sidney Bechet Sidney Bechet (May 14, 1897 – May 14, 1959) was a Jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and composer. ... 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (138th in leap years). ... Odd Hassel was a Norwegian physical chemist and Nobel Laureate. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... May 18 is the 138th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (139th in leap years). ... Frank Capra (May 18, 1897 – September 3, 1991) was an Italian-American film director and a major creative force behind a number of highly popular films. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... Lt. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... May 21 is the 141st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (142nd in leap years). ... Nikola Vasilev Avramov (May 21, 1897 - June 15, 1945) was a Bulgarian painter. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... May 27 is the 147th day (148th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 218 days remaining. ... See also: John Cockroft (politician) Sir John Douglas Cockcroft (May 27, 1897 - September 18, 1967) was a British physicist. ... Sir Edward Appletons medal Photographs of Nobel Prize Medals. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... May 29 is the 149th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (150th in leap years). ... Erich Wolfgang Korngold (May 29, 1897 – November 29, 1957) was a composer. ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... June 7 is the 158th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (159th in leap years), with 207 days remaining. ... George Szell, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1954 György Széll, best known by his Anglicised name George Szell (June 7, 1897 – July 29, 1970) was a conductor and composer. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... June 10 is the 161st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (162nd in leap years), with 204 days remaining. ... Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna (1897-1918) Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia (Tatiana Nikolaevna Romanova) (In Russian Великая Княжна Татьяна Николаевна) (June 10, 1897 - July 17, 1918) was the second daughter of Nicholas II of Russia and Alexandra of Hesse. ... 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... June 13 is the 164th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (165th in leap years), with 201 days remaining. ... Paavo Nurmi (June 13, 1897 – October 2, 1973) was a Finnish runner. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ... June 16 is the 167th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (168th in leap years), with 198 days remaining. ... Georg Wittig (June 16, 1897 in Berlin (Germany) - August 26, 1987) was a german chemist who reported a method for synthesis of alkenes from aldehydes and ketones using compounds called phosphonium ylides. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... Sir Cyril Norman Hinshelwood was an English physical chemist. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... Moe Howard, the leader of the venerable Three Stooges, as he appeared in the comedy teams first short for Columbia Pictures, Women Haters (1934). ... The most familiar and popular Three Stooges lineup: (L to R) Moe, Curly, and Larry. ... 1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday. ...

July-September

July 20 is the 201st day (202nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 164 days remaining. ... Tadeus Reichstein (July 20, 1897 - August 1, 1996) was a Polish Nobel Prize-winning chemist. ... List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physiology or Medicine from 1901 to the present day. ... 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... July 24 is the 205th day (206th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 160 days remaining. ... Amelia Earhart (1897-1937?) Amelia Mary Earhart (July 24, 1897 – missing as of July 2, 1937), daughter of Edwin and Amy Earhart, was an American aviator and noted early female pilot who mysteriously disappeared over the Pacific Ocean during a circumnavigational flight in 1937. ... 1937 (MCMXXXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... July 29 is the 210th day (211th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 155 days remaining. ... General Sir Neil Ritchie (July 29, 1897 - December 11, 1983) was a British commanding officer during the Second World War. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... August 2 is the 214th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (215th in leap years), with 151 days remaining. ... Max Weber (August 2, 1897 - December 2, 1974) was a Swiss politician. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1974 calendar). ... August 5 is the 217th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (218th in leap years), with 148 days remaining. ... ( D. 1972) A Danish politician. ... 1972 (MCMLXXII) was a leap year starting on Saturday. ... August 28 is the 240th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (241st in leap years), with 125 days remaining. ... Charles Boyer in Love Affair Charles Boyer (August 28, 1899 – August 26, 1978) was a French actor. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... September 1 is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years). ... Andrew Lynd Andy Kennedy (September 1, 1897 – December 1963) was a Northern Ireland football player. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... The Original James Charles Jimmie Rodgers (September 8, 1897 -– May 26, 1933) was the first country music superstar. ... 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... Irène Joliot-Curie née Curie (September 12, 1897 – March 17, 1956) was a French scientist, the daughter of Marie and Pierre Curie and the wife of Frédéric Joliot-Curie. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... September 17 is the 260th day of the year (261st in leap years). ... William Earl Webb (Known as Earl Webb) (September 17, 1897 - May 23, 1965) was a baseball player, playing outfield (generally right field) from 1925 to 1933. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... September 23 is the 266th day of the year (267th in leap years). ... Walter Pidgeon Walter Pidgeon (September 23, 1897 – September 25, 1984) was a Canadian actor. ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years). ... William Cuthbert Faulkner (September 25, 1897 – July 6, 1962) was a Nobel Prize-winning novelist from Mississippi. ... The Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded annually to an author from any country who has, in the words of Alfred Nobel, produced the most outstanding work of an idealistic tendency. The work in this case generally refers to an authors work as a whole, not to any individual... 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar). ... September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 96 days remaining. ... The Servant of God Pope Paul VI (Latin: ), born Giovanni Battista Enrico Antonio Maria Montini (September 26, 1897 – August 6, 1978), reigned as Pope of the Catholic Church and as sovereign of Vatican City from 1963 to 1978. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 96 days remaining. ... Arthur Percival Foley Rhys Davids, DSO, MC (with bar) (September 26, 1897 - October 27, 1917) was a pilot during the First World War. ... 1917 (MCMXVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar (see link for calendar) or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ...

October-December

October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Louis Aragon (October 3, 1897 - December 24, 1982), French historian, poet and novelist. ... 1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... October 15 is the 288th day of the year (289th in leap years). ... This organization, company, or building article needs to be wikified. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... October 20 is the 293rd day of the year (294th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 72 days remaining. ... His Imperial Highness the Crown Prince Eun (李垠 이은), hwang tae ja yeong chin wang jeon ha (皇太子英親王殿下 황태자 영친왕 전하), (born 20 October 1897 - 1 May 1970) is the 28th Head of Korean Imperial Household, and last Crown Prince (皇太子 황태자 hwang tae ja) of Korea. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... October 29 is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 63 days remaining. ... Dr. Paul Joseph Goebbels (October 29, 1897 – May 1, 1945) was Adolf Hitlers Propaganda Minister (see Propagandaministerium) in Nazi Germany. ... 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... November 9 is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 52 days remaining. ... Ronald George Wreyford Norrish (November 9, 1897 – June 7, 1978) was a British chemist. ... This is a list of Nobel Prize laureates in Chemistry from 1901 to the present day. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1978 calendar). ... November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 46 days remaining. ... Sir Sacheverell Reresby Sitwell (November 15, 1897 – October 1, 1988) was an English writer, best known as an art critic and writer on architecture, particularly the baroque. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 17 November is also the name of a Marxist group in Greece, coinciding with the anniversary of the Athens Polytechnic uprising. ... Frank Fay (November 17, 1897 – September 25, 1961) was a movie and stage actor, most famous for playing Elwood P. Dowd (whose friend is an invisible 6-foot rabbit) in the play Harvey by the American playwright Mary Coyle Chase on Broadway. ... Barbara Stanwyck Barbara Stanwyck (July 16, 1907 – January 20, 1990) was an American film and television actress. ... 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (the link is to a full 1961 calendar). ... November 18 is the 322nd day of the year (323rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar with 43 days remaining. ... The Right Honourable Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett, OM, CH, FRS (18 November 1897–13 July 1974) was a British experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagnetism. ... Hannes Alfvén (1908–1995) accepting the Nobel Prize for his work on magnetohydrodynamics [1]. List of Nobel Prize laureates in Physics from 1901 to the present day. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1974 calendar). ... November 23 is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 38 days remaining. ... Nirad C. Chaudhuri (23 November 1897 – 1 August 1999) was born in Kishorganj in the Mymensingh district of East Bengal (now in Bangladesh). ... 1999 (MCMXCIX) was a common year starting on Friday, and was designated the International Year of Older Persons by the United Nations. ... December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Fletcher Hamilton Henderson, Jr. ... 1952 (MCMLII) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining. ... Alfredo Bracchi ( Milan, Italy, 30 December 1897 – 11 October 1976) was a versatile Italian author, whose production ranged from song lyrics to movie scripts. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ...

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