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List of Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes

This is a list of episodes for the American television series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The series began on March 10, 1997 and aired until May 19, 2003. In that time, 144 episodes of the series were made. Seasons one to five of the series ran on ...

                                               

Buffyverse

The Buffyverse is a fictional universe created by writer / director Joss Whedon. It is the setting used for the movie Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the BtVS television series and the Angel television series. Comic books and novels based on both the B ...

                                               

Fallingwater

Fallingwater is the name of the summer house Frank Lloyd Wright designed in 1935 for the Kaufmann family. It is in the woods over a waterfall in Pennsylvania. It is a nationally listed national historic place, and some say it is the most famous p ...

                                               

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is a well-known art museum on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York City. It has a large collection of Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, early Modern and contemporary art. It also has several special exhib ...

                                               

The Illinois

The Mile High Illinois Sky-City, or simply The Illinois was a proposed skyscraper that would have been 1 mile high, said by Frank Lloyd Wright in his 1956 book, A Testament. The design, was to be built in Chicago, would have included 528 stories, ...

                                               

Imperial Hotel, Tokyo

The Imperial Hotel, Tokyo is a hotel in Tokyo. It was built in the late 1880s at the request of the Japanese aristocracy to increase Western visitors to Japan. It was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The hotel site is located just south of the Imp ...

                                               

Johnson Wax Headquarters

Johnson Wax Headquarters is the world headquarters and administration building of S. C. Johnson & Son. It is in Racine, Wisconsin. It was designed by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright for the companys president, Herbert F. "Hib" Johnson. The ...

                                               

Larkin Administration Building

The Larkin Building was designed in 1904 by Frank Lloyd Wright and built in 1906 for the Larkin Soap Company of Buffalo, New York. The five story dark red brick building used pink tinted mortar and utilized steel frame construction. It was noted ...

                                               

Price Tower

The Price Tower is a nineteen-story, 221-foot-high tower in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. It was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. It is the only well-known skyscraper by Wright, and is one of only two vertically buildings designed by Wright. The Price T ...

                                               

Robie House

The Frederick C. Robie House is a U.S. National Historic Landmark in the Chicago, Illinois neighborhood of Hyde Park at 5757 S. Woodlawn Avenue on the South Side. It was designed and built between 1908 and 1910 by architect Frank Lloyd Wright and ...

                                               

List of Nobel Prize winners in Economics

The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, informally called the Nobel Prize in Economics, is a prize awarded each year for outstanding contributions in the field of economics. The prize was not one of the awards ...

                                               

List of Nobel Prize winners in Literature

The Nobel Prize in Literature is one of many Nobel Prizes given in honor of Alfred Nobel. Every year, a writer is chosen by the Swedish Academy to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature. They choose someone who they think has written something tha ...

                                               

List of Nobel Peace Prize winners

The Nobel Peace Prize is one of six awards in the memory of Alfred Nobel, the inventor of dynamite. Every year the organization gives out six awards for the people "who best benefit mankind through their actions" in one of the six subjects, peace ...

                                               

Lesley Gore

Lesley Gore was an American singer, actress, and feminist. She has had many hit songs. She is especially known for her hit single "Its My Party". Gore was also an actress and she appeared as a Catwoman sidekick in the 1960s television series Batm ...

                                               

Wendy Wasserstein

Wendy Wasserstein was an American playwright. She was an Andrew Dickson White Professor-at-Large at Cornell University. She received the Tony Award for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1989 for her play The Heidi Chronicles. Her play ...

                                               

Charles R. Jennison

Charles Rainsford Jennison also known as "Doc" Jennison was a member of the anti-slavery group during Bleeding Kansas. He was also a famous Jayhawker, and a member of the Kansas State Senate in the 1870s. He later served as a Union colonel and as ...

                                               

James Montgomery (colonel)

James Montgomery was a Jayhawker during Bleeding Kansas. He was also a controversial Union colonel during the American Civil War. Montgomery was a strong supporter of abolitionist ideas and individual liberty, and he used extreme actions against ...

                                               

Thaddeus Stevens

Thaddeus Stevens was an American Republican leader. He was one of the most powerful members of the United States House of Representatives from 1849 until his death in 1868. He was chairman of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee. Stevens w ...

                                               

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Harriet Beecher Stowe was an American abolitionist and writer. Her novel Uncle Toms Cabin showed the lives of African-Americans slaves. It was very popular as a novel and a play, and had a great influence in the United States and Britain, helping ...

                                               

James Best

James Best was an American actor. He is best known for his starring role as bumbling Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane in the CBS television series The Dukes of Hazzard. He has also worked as an acting coach, artist, college professor, and musician. Best ...

                                               

Doris Day

Doris Mary Ann Kappelhoff was an American singer, actress and animal welfare activist. She is known for her blonde, wholesome image. She was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. All her grandparents were German immigrants.

                                               

Victoria Gray Adams

Victoria Gray Adams was an American civil rights activist. She was born in Hattiesburg, Mississippi on November 5, 1926. She went to Wilberforce University, but could not afford it so she had to leave. Even though she did not finish college, Adam ...

                                               

Freedom Riders

Freedom Riders were civil rights activists who rode interstate buses into the segregated Southern United States in 1961 and years to challenge the non-enforcement of the United States Supreme Court decisions Morgan v. Virginia and Boynton v. Virg ...

                                               

Dick Gregory

Richard Claxton "Dick" Gregory was an American comedian, social activist, social critic, writer, and entrepreneur. Gregory was born on October 12, 1932 in St. Louis, Missouri. He was raised in Chicago, Illinois. Gregory studied at Sumner High Sch ...

                                               

Aileen Hernandez

Aileen Clark Hernandez was an African-American who fought for the rights of women and people with less rights. During her life, she was the president of the National Organization for Women and also worked in government for the Equal Employment Op ...

                                               

Lena Horne

Horne was born on June 30, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York City. She was raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and in New York City. When she was three years old, her father, Edwin" Teddy” Horne, and her mother, Edna, divorced. She lived with her grandmo ...

                                               

Kiilu Nyasha

Kiilu Nyasha was an American Black Panther, journalist, and revolutionary activist. She was born in 1939, and grew up in New York City and San Francisco.

                                               

Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee

The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee was the main channel of student activity to the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. It was created in 1960 from the student-led sit-ins to protest segregated lunch counters in Greensboro, North Caroli ...

                                               

Nawal El Saadawi

Nawal El Saadawi was an Egyptian feminist writer, activist, physician and psychiatrist. She wrote 47 books about the problems of women in Egypt. She was a Marxist.

                                               

Pietro Pinna

Pietro Pinna was an Italian non-violence activist. He is considered the first person against military service in Italy.

                                               

Anne Bancroft

Anne Bancroft was an American actress. She was born Anna Maria Louisa Italiano in the Bronx, New York City. She had Italian grandparents and was raised Roman Catholic. She won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in the 1962 movie The M ...

                                               

Ingrid Bergman

Born in Stockholm, Bergman enrolled at Royal Dramatic Drama School. She began acting in Sweden before moving to Hollywood in 1939. Her first movie was a remake of a Swedish movie Intermezzo. Bergman starred in movies Casablanca 1942, Gaslight 194 ...

                                               

Ernest Borgnine

Borgnine has had a large amount of success on television. This includes his work on McHales Navy and Airwolf. He is also remembered for Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission 1987 and The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission 1988. In these movies, he again pl ...

                                               

Sean Connery

Sir Thomas Sean Connery was a Scottish actor. He was known for his charm and good looks, which have made him very famous. He was best known for playing James Bond in seven of the James Bond movies. He appeared in 94 movies. He won the Academy Awa ...

                                               

Audrey Hepburn

Born in Brussels, Belgium, to an English father and a Dutch mother who were divorced in 1935. She grew up in Arnhem municipality in the Netherlands during the war, with her mother and two maternal half-brothers. When World War II ended, she and h ...

                                               

Philip Seymour Hoffman

He was born in Fairport, New York. He had a brother, writer Gordy Hoffman born 1964 and two sisters. Hoffmans mother was a Roman Catholic of Irish origin. His father was a Protestant of part-German origin. Hoffman studied at New York State Summer ...

                                               

Heath Ledger

Heath Andrew Ledger was an Academy Award-winning Australian actor. After appearing on television during the 1990s, Ledger began working in Hollywood movies. He starred in many movies, including The Patriot, Monsters Ball, and Brokeback Mountain. ...

                                               

Jack Lemmon

John Uhler "Jack" Lemmon III, was an American actor and director who received many awards in his long career. He got two Academy and five Golden Globe awards. Lemmon acted in many movies, and was famous for being very good at comedy and drama. Le ...

                                               

Fredric March

Fredric March was an American stage, movie, radio, and television actor. He was known for his Academy Award-winning role as Dr. Henry Jekyll / Mr. Edward Hyde in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. He won another Academy Award for his role as Al Stephenson ...

                                               

Walter Matthau

Walter Matthau was an American comedy actor, most famous for his role as Oscar Madison in The Odd Couple and his many collaborations with fellow Odd Couple star Jack Lemmon. He won the Oscar in 1966 for his role in The Fortune Cookie.

                                               

Patricia Neal

Patricia Neal was an American movie, television, stage, radio, and voice actress who is known for her roles in Breakfast at Tiffanys, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Hud, A Face in the Crowd, and in The Fountainhead. She has won an Academy Award i ...

                                               

Peter OToole

Peter Seamus Lorcan OToole was an Irish movie and stage actor. He was known for his stage plays that were mostly based on that of William Shakespeare. OToole was born on 2 August 1932 in Connemara, County Galway, Irish Free State. OTooles career ...

                                               

Christopher Plummer

Arthur Christopher Orme Plummer CC was a Canadian stage, voice, television and movie actor. He won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in Beginners. After replacing Kevin Spacey and starring in All the Money in the World, Plummer was nomin ...

                                               

Rod Steiger

Rodney Stephen "Rod" Steiger was an American movie, television, stage, radio, and voice actor. He was known for his roles in: In the Heat of the Night, On the Waterfront, The Pawnbroker, Doctor Zhivago, Oklahoma!, A Fistful of Dynamite, and in Ma ...

                                               

Spencer Tracy

Spencer Tracy was an American movie and stage actor who appeared in 74 movies from 1930 to 1967. Tracy is considered generally as one of the best actors in motion picture history. In 1999, the American Film Institute named Tracy among the Greates ...

                                               

Don Adams

Don Adams, born Donald James Yarmy, was an American actor, comedian and director. He was best known for his role as Maxwell Smart in the TV situation comedy Get Smart, for which he also directed and wrote. Adams won three consecutive Emmy Awards ...

                                               

Danny Aiello

Daniel Louis Aiello, Jr. was an Italian-American actor. He was in many movies. These include Once Upon a Time in America, Ruby, The Godfather: Part II, Hudson Hawk, The Purple Rose of Cairo, Moonstruck, Leon: The Professional, Two Days in the Val ...

                                               

Joe Alaskey

Joseph Francis "Joe" Alaskey was an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor and impressionist. He was known for voicing Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Sylvester, Tweety and other characters from Warner Bros. cartoons. He voiced Plucky Duck on Tin ...

                                               

Pearl Bailey

Pearl Mae Bailey was an American actress, entertainer, and singer. She was known for her roles in St. Louis Women, Hello, Dolly!, and in Cindy Eller: A Modern Fairy Tale. She won an Grammy Award in 1959, an Emmy Award in 1968, an Screen Actors Gu ...

                                               

Polly Bergen

Nellie Paulina Burgin, better known by her stage name Polly Bergen, was an American actress, singer, television host, and businesswoman.

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Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

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