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Open Tacitus, Cornelius (AD 55 - 120)
Tacitus, Cornelius (AD 55 - 120)

(Cornelius Tacitus), c.A.D. 55–c.A.D. 117, Roman historian. Little is known for certain of his life. He was a friend of Pliny the Younger and married

Taft, William Howard (1857 - 1930)

1857–1930, 27th President of the United States (1909–13) and 10th chief justice of the United States (1921–30), b. Cincinnati. After graduating (1878)

Talabani, Jalal (1933 - )

Iraqi Kurdish centre-left politician, president of Iraq 2005–14. Founder and leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), one of the two main

Talal, Prince Al-Walid bin (1955 - )

1955 Born in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 1979 Received BS in business administration from Menlo College. 1980 Founded Kingdom Holding Company 1985 Received

Open Taliban

The Taliban (Persian “Madrasa Students” or “Seekers of Knowledge”) is a fundamentalist Islamist movement that ruled Afghanistan from September 1996,


( tăl'ĭj ), Fr. taille, a type of feudal tax. In its origins tallage is not clearly distinguishable from aids (a type of feudal due), and in Germany

Tamil Tigers

Tamil separatist guerrilla movement based in northen Sri Lanka with a stronghold in the Jaffna peninsula. It was formed by Velupillai Prabhakaran in

Taney, Roger (Brooke) (1777 - 1864)

( tô'nē ), 1777–1864, American jurist, 5th chief justice of the United States (1836–64), b. Calvert co., Md., grad. Dickinson College, 1795. Taney was

Open Tate, Allen (1899-1979)
Tate, Allen (1899-1979)

(John Orley Allen Tate), 1899–1979, American poet and critic, b. Winchester, Ky., grad. Vanderbilt Univ., 1922. He was one of the founders and editors

Tawney, Richard (1880 - 1962)

English economic historian, social critic, and reformer. He had a great influence on the Labour Party, especially during the 1930s, although he never