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Open Haber, Fritz, 1868-1934
Haber, Fritz, 1868-1934

Place : Germany Subject : biography, chemistry German chemist who made contributions to physical chemistry and electrochemistry, but who is best

Habermas, Jürgen

German philosopher and sociologist, a student of Theodore Adorno. Habermas can perhaps be thought of as a second generation member of the Frankfurt

Hackman, Gene (Jan 30, 1931 - )

1930- ♦ US actor Born in San Bernardino, California, he was a Marine and had studied journalism before pursuing acting at the Pasadena Playhouse.

Open Hades (Greek deity)
Hades (Greek deity)

King of the Underworld, which itself is often called simply Hades: see HADES (2) . He was one of the six children of the Titans CRONUS and Rhea,

Haeckel, Ernst, 1834-1919

Place: Germany Subject : biography, biology German zoologist well known for his genealogical trees of living organisms and for his early support of

Hague, William, 1961-

UK Conservative politician, party leader 1997–2001, foreign and Commonwealth secretary 2010–14, and first secretary of state and leader of the House

Hahn, Otto, 1879-1968

Place : Germany Subject : biography, physics German radiochemist who discovered nuclear fission. For this achievement he was awarded the 1944 Nobel

Haider, Jörg (1950 - 2008)

Austrian politician and former leader of the populist Austrian Freedom Party ( Freiheitliche Partei Österreichs ) 1986–2000. He was a controversial

Open Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia, 1892-1975

His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie I, King of Kings, Lord of Lords, and the Lion of Judah, was emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to 1974. He was

Hailsham of St. Marylebone, Quintin Hogg, Baron, 1907-2001

British Conservative politician and lawyer. Having succeeded as 2nd Viscount Hailsham in 1950, he renounced the title in 1963 to re-enter the House of