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Tottori, Tottori

Tottori is the capital city of Tottori Prefecture on the island of Honshu. It has been recognized as a special city since 2005.

                                               

Uozu, Toyama

Uozu developed as a castle town. In 1582, the forces of Oda Nobunaga forced the Uesugi clan to give up control of Uozu Castle. In 1918, riots started in Uozo because of increases in rice prices. In 1956, a great fire ravished many buildings in Uozu.

                                               

Wakayama, Wakayama

Wakayama is a city in the Kansai region of Japan on the island of Honshu. It is the capital city of Wakayama Prefecture. It has been recognized as a core city since 1997.

                                               

Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi

Shimonoseki, also known as Amagaseki and Bakan, is a Japanese city in Yamaguchi Prefecture on the island of Honshu. The city is in the Chūgoku region. It has been recognized as a core city since 2005.

                                               

Minobu, Yamanashi

The temple town grew up around Kuon-ji, which is one of the important sites of Nichiren Buddhism. Nichirens grave is at Minobu. The modern village was established in 1889l. It became a town in 1931.

                                               

Alquezar

Alquezar is a town in the province of Huesca. It is located in the autonomous community of Aragon, Spain. As of 2012, its population was 301.

                                               

Biescas

Biescas is a town in the province of Huesca, Aragon, Spain. It is on the river Gallego at and altitude of 875 m in the zone known as Tierra de Biescas. The population is 1240. It is divided in two main neighbourhoods "San Pedro" and "El Salvador" ...

                                               

Chia, Aragon

Chia is a small town in the eastern Pyrenees, in Aragon, Spain, it is a municipality in the Huesca province. People in this region speak patues, a dialect of the eastern Aragonese language.

                                               

Monzon

Monzon is a city in Aragon, in Spain. It is about 60 km east of the capital of the province. As of the 2010 census, 17.115 people lived there. The city has a long history. In it, the James I of Aragon was trained in its castle by the knights temp ...

                                               

Almazan

Almazan is a city in Castilla y Leon, in Spain. The city name comes from Arabic. There it means The fortified place. It is located about 32 km south of the capital of the province, and about 192 km from Madrid. Today, about 5.700 people live ther ...

                                               

Ferdinand II of Aragon

Ferdinand II the Catholic was king of Aragon, Castile, Sicily, Naples, Valencia, Sardinia and Navarre and Count of Barcelona. His marriage to Isabella of Castile unified most of the Iberian Peninsula as Spain and started its move to become a grea ...

                                               

Francisco de Goya

Francisco Jose de Goya y Lucientes was a Spanish painter. He painted many portraits of the Spanish Royal Family. His most famous paintings are Charles IV of Spain and His Family and The Third of May 1808. He regularly painted the famous Duchess o ...

                                               

Miquel Crusafont i Pairo

Miquel Crusafont i Pairo was a Catalan palaeontologist. He specialised in mammal bones. Crusafont obtained a Degree in Pharmacy from the University of Barcelona in 1933. He got a degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Madrid in 1950. I ...

                                               

Mariano Fortuny (painter)

Marià Jose Maria Bernardo Fortuny y Carbo, was a Spanish painter. His brief career encompass both the Romantic fascination with orientalist themes, but also moved towards a prescient loosening brush-stroke and color.

                                               

Antoni Gaudi

Antoni Gaudi i Cornet was a Spanish architect. He was born in Reus, in Catalonia, and became a leader of Catalan modernism. Gaudis works are in his own style. Most are in the Catalan capital of Barcelona, especially his greatest work, the Sagrada ...

                                               

Abbot Oliba

Oliba was the Count of Berga and Ripoll and later became Bishop of Vic and Abbot of Sant Miquel de Cuixà. Hewas one of the spiritual founders of Catalonia. At that time, he may have been the most important churchman of his age in the Iberian Peni ...

                                               

Hernan Cortes

Hernan Cortes was an explorer and Conquistador from Spain. Between 1519 and 1521, he conquered the Aztec Empire of emperor Montezuma II where Mexico is today.

                                               

Benito Jeronimo Feijoo

Benito Jeronimo Feijoo y Montenegro was a Galician neoclassical monk and scholar noted for encouraging scientific thought in Galicia and Spain. He was born in Casdemiro, and joined the Benedictines at the age of 12, and had taken classes in Galic ...

                                               

Alfonso Daniel Rodriguez Castelao

Alfonso Daniel Rodriguez de Castelao, also known as Castelao, was a Spanish writer on Galician language and one of the main symbols of Galicia. As a politician, caricaturist, and writer, he is one of the leading figures of Galician culture and id ...

                                               

Luis Vaz de Torres

Luis Vaz de Torres was a Spanish explorer. Sometimes his name is spelled Luis Vaez de Torres. He was born around the year 1565, and died in 1607. Today, he is noted for the first recorded European navigation of the strait which separates the cont ...

                                               

Joaquin Rodrigo

Joaquin Rodrigo was a Spanish composer of classical music and a virtuoso pianist. Although he was blind from an early age, he became one of the most important Spanish composers of the 20th century. He wrote a lot of music for guitar, which helped ...

                                               

BC Lions

The BC Lions are a Canadian Football League team from Vancouver, BC. The Lions play their games at BC Place Stadium. The Lions play in the CFL West Division. The Lions were started in 1954 and used to play at Empire Stadium in East Vancouver. The ...

                                               

Vancouver Stealth

The Vancouver Stealth is a professional box lacrosse team. It plays in the West Division of the National Lacrosse League. It is based in Langley, British Columbia, which is part of the Metro Vancouver area. The team plays its home games in Langle ...

                                               

2010 Winter Paralympics

The 2010 Winter Paralympics were the 10th Winter Paralympics. They were held in Vancouver and Whistler, British Columbia, Canada from 12 to 21 March 2010. The Opening Ceremony was held in BC Place Stadium in Vancouver. The Closing Ceremony was in ...

                                               

Bell MTS Place

Bell MTS Place, originally known as True North Centre and later as MTS Centre, is a sports arena in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The arena opened on November 16, 2004, and is the current home to the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League. The ...

                                               

IG Field

IG Field, which used to be called the Investors Group Field, is a football stadium in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It opened in 2013. It is located on the University of Manitoba campus next to University Stadium. IG Field is owned by Triple B Stad ...

                                               

Manitoba Moose

The Manitoba Moose are a professional ice hockey team that play in the American Hockey League. They play in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, at the MTS Centre. They are the farm team of the Winnipeg Jets. The team originally played as the Manitoba Moo ...

                                               

Winnipeg Jets

The Winnipeg Jets are an ice hockey team that plays in the NHL. The team plays in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada at Bell MTS Place. They were founded in 2011 when the Atlanta Thrashers were bought by Winnipeg-based company, True North Sports and Ente ...

                                               

Ottawa Redblacks

The Ottawa REDBLACKS are a professional Canadian football team in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The team is part of the East Division of the Canadian Football League. It plays its home games in TD Place Stadium. There were two other CFL teams in Ottaw ...

                                               

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League is one of the three major junior ice hockey leagues which make up the Canadian Hockey League. Because the name of the league is so long, it is sometimes called the "Q". There are 18 teams in the QMJHL that ar ...

                                               

TSG 1899 Hoffenheim

TSG 1899 Hoffenheim is a football club based in Hoffenheim, a suburb of Sinsheim, Baden-Wurttemberg. They play in the German Bundesliga In the year 2000 they played in the 5th division but in 2008 they promoted to the Bundesliga. It was possible ...

                                               

Karlsruher SC

Karlsruher SC is a German football club in the second division. Their team season 2009 / 10. Goalkeepers: 31 Markus Miller. 29 Kristian Nicht. 01 Jean-François Kornetzky. Defences: 24 Sebastian Langkamp. 19 Stefan Buck. 23 Matthias Langkamp. 11 A ...

                                               

1936 Winter Olympics

The 1936 Winter Olympics, officially known as the IV Olympic Winter Games, were held in 1936 in the town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Bavaria, Germany. Germany also hosted the Summer Olympics the same year in Berlin.

                                               

FC Augsburg

The team was founded as FuSball-Klub Alemania Augsburg in 1907 and played as BC Augsburg from 1921 to 1969. The merging of the clubs TSV Schwaben and BC Augsburg was discussed since the late 1940s. In 1969 BC Augsburg had problems in the 3rd divi ...

                                               

Bayernliga

The Bayernliga is a German football league. It is the one of the German 5th divisions, and is the 2nd division of football in Bavaria. It was founded in 1945, as the Landesliga Bayern, which was an amatuer league in Bavaria. In 1963, it became th ...

                                               

SV Wacker Burghausen

The SV Wacker Burghausen is a professional football club from Burghausen, Bavaria. Burghausen plays in the 3rd German league. The club is part of the SV Wacker Burghausen, a sports club with 24 different sports.

                                               

1. FC Nuremberg

The 1.F.C Nurnberg is a football club from Nuremberg, Germany. It was founded on May 4, 1900. The manager are Andreas Bornemann Sports and Michael Meeske Finance. The coach is Michael Kollner.

                                               

Wurzburger Kickers

Kickers Wurzburg is one of the most traditional football clubs in Franconia. It was founded in 1907. Famous Footballers of FC Wurzburger Kickers: Bernd Hollerbach, Trainer VfB Lubeck. Peter Sippel, FIFA-Arbitrator. Claus Reitmaier, formerly goal ...

                                               

2006 FIFA World Cup

The 2006 FIFA World Cup was a football sporting event that was held in Germany from June 9 to July 9, 2006. 32 teams took part from many countries. Italy won the trophy after beating France in the final on penalties. Germany got third place at home.

                                               

Hertha BSC

Hertha BSC is a German football club based in Berlin. They started in 1892. Hertha Berlin was one of the founding clubs of the DFB in Leipzig in 1900.

                                               

Werder Bremen

The Sport-Verein Werder von 1899 e. V. Bremen is a German football club playing in the city of Bremen. The club was founded in 1899 as FV Werder by a group of sixteen high school students. The students had won a football as prize in a tug of war ...

                                               

Weserstadion

The Weserstadion is a stadium in Bremen, Germany. It lies to the right side of the Weser, in the Pauliner Marsch, a flooding area in the quarter of Peterswerder. It is the homeground of the Werder Bremen football club.

                                               

Hamburger SV

The Hamburger Sport-Verein is German Sportsclub from Hamburg and became known particularly by its football crews. The man crew of the HSV created it thereby as an only soccer association, 43 years long continuously in the Bundesliga to play and w ...

                                               

FC St. Pauli

F.C. St. Pauli 1910 is a German sports club which plays in Sankt Pauli quarter of Hamburg / Germany. It is part of a larger sports club with different sections. 2010 they were promoted to the Bundesliga but were relegated the same season. They pl ...

                                               

Vattenfall Cyclassics

The Vattenfall Cyclassics is a cycling race held every year in Hamburg, Germany. It started as an unimportant race in 1996, but because cycling became very popular in Germany it was made a part of the UCI Road World Cup in 1998. Since 2005, it is ...

                                               

Frankfurt Universe

The Frankfurt Universe are a German American football team from Frankfurt, Hesse. The club was formed in 2007. Previously Frankfurt had the NFL Europa team Frankfurt Galaxy. In late 2014 the club announced that it had purchased the rights for the ...

                                               

Eintracht Frankfurt

Eintracht Frankfurt is a German sports club from Frankfurt am Main, best known for the football section. The club plays in the Bundesliga. They have won the German Championship once and German Cup DFB-Pokal 5 times last time in 2018 and the UEFA ...

                                               

Hannover 96

Hannover 96 is a sports club in Hanover, a city in northern Germany. The sports club was founded in 1896. Hannover 96 is famous for its football AE: "Soccer" team that has almost always played in the first or second German football league Except ...

                                               

VfL Wolfsburg

Verein fur Leibesubungen Wolfsburg e. V., commonly known as VfL Wolfsburg or Wolfsburg, is a football club from Wolfsburg, Lower Saxony. The club plays in the German Bundesliga The club grew out of a multi-sports club for Volkswagen workers in th ...

                                               

Alemannia Aachen

The Aachener Turn- und Sportverein Alemannia 1900 is a football club which plays in Germanys Regionalliga. The club is based in Aachen. The name Alemannia should stress being from the west of Germany. The club was founded in 1900 by students who ...

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