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Basil Hume

George Basil Cardinal Hume OSB, OM, MA, STL was a British prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of Westminster from 1976 and President of the Catholic Bishops Conference of England and Wales from 1979 until his death. Hume ...

                                               

Lanfranc

Lanfranc was a cleric, teacher and jurist who became Archbishop of Canterbury under William the Conqueror. This celebrated Italian jurist gave up his career to become a monk at Bec in Normandy. In 1070 he became the Archbishop of Canterbury in En ...

                                               

Tarun Sagar

Muni Tarun Sagar was an Indian Digambara monk and political advisor. His lectures are known as Kadve Pravachan bitter discourses because they can be critical of common practices and views. His lectures have been published in book series also titl ...

                                               

Charlotte of Monaco (1719 – 1790)

Princess Charlotte Therese Nathalie Grimaldi of Monaco, was a Monegasque princess. Charlotte never married and as a result became a nun at a convent in Paris.

                                               

Soeur Emmanuelle

Soeur Emmanuelle was a Belgian-born French nun. She was born in Brussels, Belgium, the daughter of a family that made lingerie. At the age of six she saw her father drown. She learned at the Sorbonne, earning a degree in philosophy. In 1929 she m ...

                                               

Bodhisattva

A bodhisattva is a Buddhist who is on their way to become a Buddha. They have attained a certain level of enlightenment, but decide not to enter Nirvana so that they can continue helping living beings in the world. The word Bodhisattva can also r ...

                                               

Guan Yin

Guan Yin is the Chinese name of Avalokiteshvara, the Bodhisattva of compassion and mercy. Her full name is Guanshiyin which means "Observing the sounds or cries of the world." She represents mercy and compassion and is popular in the East and the ...

                                               

Scientology

Scientology is a movement based on a system of beliefs. These beliefs are based on written words by L. Ron Hubbard. A few other people have added, but almost all of it is his. He started it in 1954. Hubbard contributed until his death in 1986. Di ...

                                               

Xenu

Scientology teaches that Xenu) was the dictator of a galactic confederacy of 76 planets, who was captured and imprisoned on Earth 75 million years ago after bringing billions of his people to Earth, placing them around volcanoes and killing them ...

                                               

Unitarianism

Unitarianism is a term that describes some forms of Christianity. Unitarianism can be described as the belief that God is just one person. This is different from what most other Christians think, which is that God is three different people all in ...

                                               

Christadelphians

The Christadelphians are a Christian denomination that developed in the United Kingdom and the United States in the 19th century. Other names for them include Brothers of Christ and Christs Brethren. They were in effect founded by John Thomas, bu ...

                                               

Bonanno crime family

The Bonanno crime family is one of the "Five Families" that dominate organized crime activities in New York City, and in the United States. The family was known as the Maranzano crime family until its founder Salvatore Maranzano was murdered in 1 ...

                                               

Colombo crime family

The Colombo crime family is the youngest of the "Five Families" that was a large important group in organized crime activities in New York City, United States. It was during Lucky Lucianos organization of the American Mafia after the Castellammar ...

                                               

Lucchese crime family

The Lucchese crime family is one of the "Five Families" that were key figures organized crime activities in New York City, United States. The family originated in the early 1920s with Gaetano Reina serving as boss up until his murder in 1930. It ...

                                               

Sicilian Mafia

The Sicilian Mafia, also known as simply the Mafia and also know by its members as Cosa Nostra, is an Italian, Mafia-terrorist-type, organized crime syndicate. It began in Sicily. The basic group is known as a "family", "clan", or cosca. Each fam ...

                                               

USG Ardagger/Neustadtl

The USG Ardagger / Neustadtl is a womens soccer team from Lower Austria. It is formed out of the two clubs SCU Ardagger and SV Neustadtl. The club is playing in the OFB-Frauenliga, the highest level in Austrian womens soccer. The club was founded ...

                                               

SG FC Bergheim/USK Hof

The SG FC Bergheim / USK Hof is a womens soccer team from Salzburg, Austria. The team is an association of the two clubs FC Bergheim and USK Hof. They play in the OFB-Frauenliga, the highest level in Austrian womens soccer.

                                               

DFC LUV Graz

The DFC LUV Graz is a women´s football club from the Styrian capital Graz. The club plays in the OFB-Frauenliga, the highest level in Austrian women soccer.

                                               

DFC Heidenreichstein

The DFC Heidenreichstein is a woman´s football club from Heidenreichstein, Lower Austria, Austria. The club is playing in the Landesliga Niederosterreich, the third level in Austrian women´s soccer. Many years they were part of the OFB-Frauenliga ...

                                               

Union Kleinmunchen Linz

Union Kleinmunchen Linz is a women soccer club from Linz, Upper Austria. It was founded in 1980 and was the first club, which is a pure women soccer club. The colours of the team are red and white.

                                               

USC Landhaus Wien

USC Landhaus is an Austrian women soccer club from Vienna. USC Landhaus is one of the oldest and most successful women clubs in Austrias football history.

                                               

SV Neulengbach

SV Neulengbach is a women soccer team from Neulengbach, Lower Austria. The woman soccer team was formed in 1996 and is after USC Landhaus Wien the most successful team in Austria. It plays in the OFB-Frauenliga, the top league in Austrias women s ...

                                               

OFB Ladies Cup

The OFB Ladies Cup is the Cup competition in Austrian women soccer. It was first played in the 1972 / 73 season under the guidance of the Vienna Football association as Ladies Cup. Since the 1992 / 93 season the Ladies cup is under the guidance o ...

                                               

OFB-Frauenliga

The OFB-Frauenliga is the highest level of Women soccer in Austria. The most successful team was USC Landhaus Wien with 12 titels, in the last years SV Neulengbach was the best club in Austria winning all titels from 2003 / 04 on.

                                               

FC Stattegg

FC Stattegg is a womens football club from Stattegg, Austria. The club plays in the OFB-Frauenliga, the highest class in Austrian women soccer. The second squad is playing in a Styrian league.

                                               

FC HOCO Sudburgenland

The FC HOCO Sudburgenland is a womens soccer team from the Austrian province Burgenland. The club was founded in 2002 and plays in the OFB-Frauenliga, the top division in Austria.

                                               

2011 FIFA Womens World Cup

The 2011 FIFA Womens World Cup was the sixth FIFA Womens World Cup tournament. The tournament was on June 26 to July 17. The champions were Japan, beating United States 2-2 with penalty shots. Because of Japans victory, Japan became the first Asi ...

                                               

2015 FIFA Womens World Cup

The 2015 FIFA Womens World Cup was the seventh FIFA Womens World Cup, hosted by Canada. The tournament began on 6 June and ended on 5 July. In a rematch of the 2011 final, the defending champions Japan met the United States. The USA scored four g ...

                                               

2019 FIFA Womens World Cup

The 2019 FIFA Womens World Cup was the eighth FIFA Womens World Cup. It was hosted by France and ran from 7 June to 7 July 2019. France won the right to host the event in March 2015, the first time the country hosted the tournament, and the third ...

                                               

England womens national football team

The England womens national football team plays for England in international womens football. The side has been quite successful of late. The team has qualified for five World Cups: 1995, 2007, 2011, 2015 and 2019. In May 2009, it was announced t ...

                                               

Japan womens national football team

Japan womens national football team, also known as Nadeshiko Japan, is a Japanese womens association football team. The team represents Japan in international competition. It is made up of the best female players in Japan. Nadeshiko Japan is best ...

                                               

United States womens national soccer team

The United States womens national soccer team is the United States womens team that is controlled by the United States Soccer Federation. The United States team has for a long time been a great team, and is currently ranked the second best team, ...

                                               

Renee Montoya

Renee Maria Montoya is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. The character was created for Batman: The Animated Series and was introduced into mainstream comics before the airing of her animated debut in ...

                                               

Misty May-Treanor

Misty Elizabeth May-Treanor is a retired American professional beach volleyball player. She is a three-time Olympic gold medalist. As of August 2012 she is the most successful female beach volleyball player. She has 112 individual championship wi ...

                                               

Grete Waitz

Grete Waitz was a Norwegian marathon runner and former world record holder. Waitz won nine New York City Marathons between 1978 and 1988, more than any other runner in history. She won a silver medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, Ca ...

                                               

Poni Adams

Betty Jane Bierce, better known by her stage name Jane Poni Adams, was an American actress. Her career lasted from 1942 until 1953. Her best known role was as Nina in the movie House of Dracula. Adams was born in San Antonio, Texas. She received ...

                                               

Kip Addotta

Francis Kip Addotta was an American stand up comedian. He appeared on many talk shows during the 1970s including The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, The Mike Douglas Show, Dinah!, American Bandstand, The Midnight Special, Don Kirshners Rock ...

                                               

Norman Alden

Norman Alden was an American character actor. He performed in television programs and movies. He first appeared on television on The 20th Century Fox Hour in 1957. He provided the voice of Kay in The Sword in the Stone, and had a notable role in ...

                                               

Marty Allen

Marty Allen was an American comedian, actor, activist, and writer. Allen was known for his stand-up comedy jokes in nightclubs in California and in Las Vegas. He also wrote books about his career and support many foundations. Allen was born in Pi ...

                                               

June Allyson

June Allyson was an American movie, television, and stage actress. She was born in the Bronx, New York City. She died from bronchitis and respiratory failure.

                                               

Richard Anderson

Richard Norman Anderson was an American actor in movie and television. His best-known role was that of Oscar Goldman, the boss of Steve Austin and Jaime Sommers in both television series The Six Million Dollar Man and The Bionic Woman. Anderson d ...

                                               

Allan Arbus

Allan Franklin Arbus was an American actor and photographer. Arbus was known for his role as psychiatrist Dr. Sidney Freedman on the television series M*A*S*H. Arbus was born on February 15, 1918 in New York City, New York to a Jewish family. He ...

                                               

Ralph Archbold

Ralph Archbold was an American actor and impersonator. He was a Philadelphia-area speaker who was best known for his impersonation of U.S. Founding Father Benjamin Franklin. He began his Franklin impersonation career in 1973. Archbold has appeare ...

                                               

Victor Argo

Victor Argo was an American actor of Puerto Rican descent. He played tough bad guys in his movies. His career went on for over 40 years. Argo began his career as a stage actor. He performed in an off-Broadway stage play in the 1960s. He then met ...

                                               

Pedro Armendariz

Pedro Gregorio Armendariz Hastings, better known as Pedro Armendariz, was a Mexican-American actor who made movies in both Mexico and the United States. He was known for his role as Kerim Bey in From Russia with Love.

                                               

Edward Arnold

Edward Arnold was an American actor. Arnold appeared in many blockbuster movies such as, You Cant Take With You, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Meet John Doe, Jonny Eager, and in The Toast of New York. Arnold served as the President of the Screen ...

                                               

Jean Arthur

Jean Arthur was an American actress. She was known for her roles in Mr. Deeds Goes to Town, You Cant Take It With You, and Mr. Smith Goes to Washington. She was nominated for an Academy Award in 1944 for her role in The More the Merrier. Arthur w ...

                                               

Phil Austin

Philip Baine Austin was an American comedian and writer. Austin was best known for his work as part of The Firesign Theatre, where he played the groups best-known creation, Nick Danger.

                                               

Robert Axelrod (actor)

Robert Axelrod, also credited as Axel Roberts and Myron Mensah, was an American actor. He was known for his voice work in Digimon. He was also the voice of Lord Zedd, the main antagonist of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, and Finster, the origi ...

                                               

Kaye Ballard

She was known for her role as Kaye Buell on the NBC sitcom The Mothers-in-Law. Ballard died of heart failure at her home in Rancho Mirage, California on January 21, 2019 at the age of 93.

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