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First appearance

29-Nov-2022 05:01:49

In American comic books and other stories with a long history, first appearance refers to the first issue to feature a fictional character. These issues are often highly valued by collectors due to their rarity and iconic status. Reader interest in first appearances. value first appearances for t ...


Løten

29-Nov-2022 05:01:49

Løten is a municipality in Innlandet county, Norway. It is part of the traditional region of Hedmarken. The administrative centre of the municipality is the village of Løten. The parish of Løiten was established as a municipality on 1 January 1838. General information. Name. The municipali ...


Wayne Grady

29-Nov-2022 05:01:50

Wayne Desmond Grady is an Australian professional golfer. Born in Brisbane, Grady turned professional in 1978. He is best known for his PGA Championship win, one of golf's four majors, in 1990. He was also runner-up at The Open Championship in 1989, losing in the first four-hole playoff to Mark Ca ...


Night Court

29-Nov-2022 05:01:54

Night Court is an American sitcom television series that aired on NBC from January 4, 1984, to May 31, 1992. The setting was the night shift of a Manhattan municipal court presided over by a young, unorthodox judge, Harold T. "Harry" Stone. The series was created by comedy writer Reinhol ...


Sand to Snow National Monument

29-Nov-2022 05:01:55

Sand to Snow National Monument is a U.S. National Monument located in San Bernardino County and into northern Riverside County, Southern California. It protects diverse montane and desert habitats of the San Bernardino Mountains, southern Mojave Desert, and northwestern Colorado Desert. Geography. ...


Peugeot Hoggar (coupé utility)

29-Nov-2022 05:01:58

The Peugeot Hoggar is a coupé utility by Peugeot on a production pickup variant of their front-engined, front wheel drive Peugeot 206 for the Brazilian and South American market. It was produced by Usine PSA de Porto Real from 2010 to 2014. Engines. * 1.4 8V Flex-Fuel 82 cv * 1.6 16V Flex-Fuel ...


Doucet

29-Nov-2022 05:01:58

Doucet is a French language surname, especially popular in Canada, the former area of Acadia in particular. As a result of the Great Expulsion in 1755 and later from Acadia, Doucets are also amongst the Cajuns and Creoles of Louisiana. The first Doucet to reach North America is thought to be Major ...


Spider wasp

29-Nov-2022 05:01:59

Wasps in the family Pompilidae are commonly called spider wasps , spider-hunting wasps , or pompilid wasps . The family is cosmopolitan, with some 5,000 species in six subfamilies. Nearly all species are solitary, and most capture and paralyze prey, though members of the subfamily Ceropalinae a ...


Joe Gilgun

29-Nov-2022 05:02:03

Joseph William Gilgun is an English actor known for several roles, including that of Eli Dingle in ITV's Emmerdale , Jamie Armstrong in Coronation Street, Woody in the film This Is England and its subsequent spin-off series and Rudy Wade in E4's Misfits . From 2016 to 2019, he starred in the ...


The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

29-Nov-2022 05:02:03

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen is a comic book series co-created by writer Alan Moore and artist Kevin O'Neill which began in 1999. The series spans four volumes, an original graphic novel, and a spin-off trilogy of graphic novella. Volume I and Volume II and the graphic novel ' were p ...


Piezoelectricity

29-Nov-2022 05:02:05

Piezoelectricity is the electric charge that accumulates in certain solid materials in response to applied mechanical stress. The word piezoelectricity means electricity resulting from pressure and latent heat. It is derived from the Greek word πιέζειν; piezein , which means to squeeze o ...


1990s

29-Nov-2022 05:02:09

The 1990s was a decade of the Gregorian calendar that began on January 1, 1990, and ended on December 31, 1999. It was the final decade of the 20th century and the 2nd millennium. Culturally, the 1990s are characterized by the rise of multiculturalism and alternative media, which continued into th ...


George William Lyttelton

29-Nov-2022 05:02:09

George William Lyttelton was a British teacher and littérateur from the Lyttelton family. Known in his lifetime as an inspiring teacher of classics and English literature at Eton, and an avid sportsman and sports writer, he became known to a wider audience with the posthumous publication of his ...


Baal-Eser I

29-Nov-2022 05:02:09

Baal-Eser I was a king of Tyre. His father, Hiram I, was a contemporary of David and Solomon, kings of Israel. The only information available about Baal-Eser I comes from the following citation of the Phoenician author Menander of Ephesus, in Josephus’s Against Apion I.121: Upon the death of ...


Yevhen Marchuk

29-Nov-2022 05:02:12

Yevhen Kyrylovych Marchuk , born on January 28, 1941, is a Ukrainian politician. During his career, Marchuk was prime minister of Ukraine, presidential candidate, secretary of the National Security and Defense Council, and Defense Minister of Ukraine. Marchuk is affiliated with the Ukrainian Den ...


Chiune Sugihara

29-Nov-2022 05:02:19

Chiune Sugihara was a Japanese diplomat who served as vice-consul for the Japanese Empire in Kaunas, Lithuania. During the Second World War, Sugihara helped about 6,000 Jews flee Europe by issuing transit visas to them so that they could travel through Japanese territory, risking his job and the l ...


David Wilson

29-Nov-2022 05:02:24

* Daniel Wilson (bishop) * Dave Wilson (American football) * Dave Wilson (Cape Breton politician) * Dave Wilson (Sackville politician) * Dave Wilson (director) * Dave Wilson (footballer, born 1942) * Dave Wilson (footballer, born 1944) * Dave Wilson (radio personality) * Dave Wilson (rugby league) * ...


Zhengzhou

29-Nov-2022 05:02:27

Zhengzhou is the capital and largest city of Henan Province in the central part of the People's Republic of China. It is one of the National Central Cities in China, the centre of Central Plains area, and serves as the political, economic, technological, and educational center of the province. The ...


Pink Floyd

29-Nov-2022 05:02:28

Pink Floyd were an English rock band formed in London in 1965. Gaining a following as a psychedelic pop group, they were distinguished for their extended compositions, sonic experimentation, philosophical lyrics and elaborate live shows, and became a leading band of the progressive rock genre. The ...


Tuppence Middleton

29-Nov-2022 05:02:30

Tuppence Middleton is an English actress. She has appeared in feature films such as Tormented , Chatroom , Cleanskin , Trance , The Lady Vanishes , The Imitation Game , and Jupiter Ascending , as well as in television series such as Bones , New Tricks , Friday Night Dinner , Sinbad , S ...


List of ethnic groups of Africa

29-Nov-2022 05:02:30

The ethnic groups of Africa number in the thousands, with each population generally having its own language and culture. The ethnolinguistic groups include various Afroasiatic, Khoisan, Niger-Congo and Nilo-Saharan populations. The official population count of the various ethnic groups in Africa i ...


Cootehill

29-Nov-2022 05:02:31

Cootehill is a market town and townland in County Cavan, Ireland. Cootehill was formerly part of the neighbouring townland of Munnilly. Both townlands lie within the barony of Tullygarvey. The English language name of the town is a portmanteau of "Coote" and "Hill", the family ...


Master of Science

29-Nov-2022 05:02:32

A Master of Science is a master's degree in the field of science awarded by universities in many countries or a person holding such a degree. In contrast to the Master of Arts degree, the Master of Science degree is typically granted for studies in sciences, engineering and medicine and is usually ...


October 1943

29-Nov-2022 05:02:32

The following events occurred in October 1943 : October 1, 1943 (Friday). *The U.S. Fifth Army captured Naples. Before retreating, the German Army laid waste to the city, damaging or destroying the cultural landmarks, including the University of Naples and the Teatro di San Carlo. More than 200,00 ...


Battlarts

29-Nov-2022 05:02:33

Fighting Investigation Team Battlarts , more commonly referred to as simply Battlarts was a professional wrestling promotion based in Koshigaya, Saitama, Japan. The promotion was formed in 1996 by Japanese wrestler Yuki Ishikawa and featured all of the wrestlers from the Fujiwara Gumi promotion, ...