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Luise Rainer

Luise Rainer

Biography of Luise Rainer

SMS Moltke

SMS Moltke

SMS MoltkeSMS Moltke was the nameship of the Moltke class of battlecruisers, the second general of battlecruisers built for the German navy. She was a distinctive improvement on the already impressive von der Tann, carrying ten guns and reasonably heavy armour but still able to reach high speeds. She was commissioned for trials on 30 September 1911, and achieved a top speed of 28.

Press Conference of President Kennedy's - History

Press Conference of President Kennedy's - History

HistoryCentral.com > JFK > PressPress Conference President Kennedy May 23, 1962THE PRESIDENT: Good afternoon. Mr. Smith?QUESTION: Mr. President, assuming that the King-Anderson bill passes, as you have predicted, do you then envision in, perhaps next year or the year after, going to Congress again and asking for a plan which would provide similar coverage to pay doctor bills?

Did Anza record exactly who came along on his expedition?

Did Anza record exactly who came along on his expedition?

The first Anza Expedition of 1775 brought some of the first Spanish-speaking colonists into Alta California. At least one baby was born en route. Did Anza or anyone else in his party write down eve…

What did Germany gain from the Armistice of 11 November 1918?

What did Germany gain from the Armistice of 11 November 1918?

The conditions of the armistice were very unfavourable for Germany: The naval blockade continued, prisoners of war were not released, but parts of Germany were occupied and Germany lost the practical

Pakistani politician Benazir Bhutto assassinated

Pakistani politician Benazir Bhutto assassinated

On December 27, 2007, Benazir Bhutto, a former Pakistani prime minister and the first democratically elected female leader of a Muslim country, is assassinated at age 54 in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi. A polarizing figure at home and abroad, Bhutto had spent three decades struggling to stay afloat in the murky waters of Pakistani politics.