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Vakha Agaev

Vakha Agaev was a Russian politician. He was a member of the State Duma representing the Krasnoyarsk region from 2011 until his death. He was a member of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation. Agaev died on 23 September 2020 in Moscow fro ...

Adalet Ağaoğlu

Adalet Ağaoğlu was a Turkish novelist and playwright. She was thought to be one of the best known novelists of 20th-century Turkish literature. She has also written essays, memoirs, and short stories. She was born in Ankara Province, Turkey. Ağao ...

Sudarshan Agarwal

Sudarshan Agarwal was an Indian politician. He served as the Governor of Uttarakhand from 2003 to 2007, and the Governor of Sikkim from 2007 to 2008. He was also Secretary-General of the Rajya Sabha from 1981 to 1993. He was born in Ludhiana, Pun ...

Adi Agashe

Aditya Agashe known professionally as Adi Agashe, is an Indian singer-songwriter and actor from Pune, Maharashtra, who has been active in the citys pop and country live music scene since 2014. He has served as a marketing executive at Brihans Nat ...

Panditrao Agashe

Jagdish "Panditrao" Agashe was an Indian businessman. He was the elder brother of the late business magnate Dnyaneshwar Agashe, eldest son of industrialist Chandrashekhar Agashe. He served as the managing director of the Brihan Maharashtra Sugar ...

Yawovi Agboyibo

Yawovi Madji Agboyibo was a Togolese politician. He was Prime Minister of Togo from September 2006 to December 2007. He was National President of the Action Committee for Renewal, an opposition political party, from 1991 to 2008. He died in Paris ...

Syed Fazal Agha

Syed Muhammad Fazal Agha was a Pakistani politician. He was Governor of Balochistan from August 18 to October 12 1999. He also was Deputy Chairman of the Senate of Pakistan from 1988-1991. from Balochistan. He was a member of the Provincial Assem ...

Ejike Obumneme Aghanya

Ejike Ebenezer Obumneme Aghanya was a Nigerian military officer and electrical engineer. He was in the Nigerian Army and the Biafran Armed Forces, retiring as a Colonel. He was accused of being part of the 1966 Nigerian coup detat. He was arreste ...

Xabier Agirre

Xabier Agirre Lopez was a Spanish administrator and politician. He was born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. He was a member of the Basque Nationalist Party. Agirre was a member of the Basque Parliament from 2004 until 2007 and again from 2012 until 20 ...

Yaakov Agmon

Yaakov Agmon was an Israeli theater producer, manager, and director. He was born in Tel Aviv. He was director of United Jewish Appeal and also as a columnist and the secretary of the Rimon weekly publication. In 1978, he founded Beit Lessin Theat ...

Gianni Agnelli

Giovanni "Gianni" Agnelli, also known as LAvvocato, was an Italian businessman. He was known for his business career with Fiat. As the head of Fiat, he controlled 4.4% of Italys GDP. He was the richest man in modern Italian history.

Marella Agnelli

Marella Agnelli ; 4 May 1927 – 23 February 2019) was an Italian noblewoman, art collector and socialite. She was the widow Fiat chairman Gianni Agnelli. She often appeared in the fashion magazine Vogue. She was named to the International Best Dre ...

Roger Agnelli

Roger Agnelli was a Brazilian entrepreneur, banker, and corporate leader. He ran one of the largest mining companies in the world, Vale SA. In 2013, he was voted by Harvard Business Review as the world’s fourth best-performing chief executive off ...

Agnivesh

Agnivesh was an Indian politician. He was a Member of Legislative Assembly from the Indian state of Haryana, an Arya Samaj scholar. He was best known for his work against bonded labour through the Bonded Labour Liberation Front, which he founded ...

Shmuel Yosef Agnon

Shmuel Yosef Agnon was an Israeli writer and winner of the 1966 Nobel Prize in Literature. He was one of the central figures of modern Hebrew fiction. In Hebrew, he is known by the acronym Shai Agnon. In English, his works are published under the ...

Dritero Agolli

Dritero Agolli was an Albanian poet, writer, and politician. He was the former president of the defunct Albanian League of Writers and Artists.

Miguel Hernandez Agosto

Miguel Hernandez Agosto was a Puerto Rican politician. He worked with the Popular Democratic Party. He started his political career as a Cabinet member, but eventually became a Senator at-large. Hernandez Agosto served as President of the Senate ...

G. D. Agrawal

Guru das Agrawal also known as Sant Swami Sanand, Sant Swami Gyan Swaroop Sanand was an Indian environmental engineer, religious leader, monk, environmentalist activist, and professor. He was the Patron of an NGO named Ganga Mahasabha founded by ...

Gosta Ågren

Sven Gosta Ågren was a Finnish author. He won the Finlandia Prize in 1988 for Jar. Ågren wrote his works in Swedish. He was known for his left-wing views. Ågren died on June 24, 2020, aged 83.

Georg Agricola

Georg or Georgius Agricola was a German scholar and scientist. He was one of the first people to study mining and minerals, that is the father of mineralogy.

Mikael Agricola

Mikael Agricola was a priest who is often called the "father of written Finnish". In addition, Agricola, Aleksis Kivi and Elias Lonnrot are regarded fathers of a national literature in Finnish. In his time, Finland was part of Sweden, a Catholic ...

Agrippa I

Agrippa I also called the Great, King of the Jews, was the grandson of Herod the Great, and son of Aristobulus IV and Berenice. His original name was Marcus Julius Agrippa and he is the king named Herod in the Acts of the Apostles, in the Bible, ...

Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa

Agrippa was born in Cologne in 1486. In 1512, he taught at the University of Dole in France. In 1510, he studied briefly with Johannes Trithemius. During this part of his life in Germany, France and Italy, he worked as a theologian, physician, le ...

Jorge Aguado

Jorge Ruben Aguado was an Argentine politician. He was born in Buenos Aires. Aguado was the de facto Governor of Buenos Aires Province from 1982 through 1983 and Minister of Agriculture and Livestock in 1981. Aguado died on 12 July 2019 in Buenos ...

Fernando Aguero

Fernando Bernabe Aguero Rocha was a Nicaraguan politician. He was the founder and leader of the Social Conservative Party. In 1967 Aguero was chosen to represent the conservative 1966 National Opposition Union UNO in the presidential election aga ...

Jaime Roldos Aguilera

Jaime Roldos Aguilera was President of Ecuador from 10 August 1979 until his death on 24 May 1981. In his short tenure, he became known for his firm stance on human rights. Roldos was born in Guayaquil on November 5, 1940. He attended high school ...

Emilio Aguinaldo

Emilio Aguinaldo was a Philippine nationalist. He was a leader of the Katipunan, a Philippine independence movement organization. He was President of the Philippine revolutionary government from 1897 to 1901.

Francisca Aguirre

Francisca Aguirre Benito was a Spanish poet and author. Her first poetry collection, Ithaca, won her the Leopoldo Panero Poetry Award. In 2011, she won the National Poetry Prize for her poetry piece Historia de una anatomia. Aguirre also won the ...

Gilberto Agustoni

Gilberto Agustoni was a Swiss Roman Catholic prelate. He served as the Prefect of the Apostolic Signatura from 1994 to 1998. He was later a Cardinal-Priest of the Roman Catholic Church. He was born in Schaffhausen. Agustoni died on 13 January 201 ...

Tamerlan Aguzarov

Tamerlan Kimovich Aguzarov was a Russian politician. He was the head of North Ossetia-Alania from June 5, 2015 until his death in February 19, 2016. Aguzarov died on 19 February 2016 in Moscow from complications of pneumonia. He was aged 52.

E. Ahamed

E. Ahamed was an Indian politician. He served as Minister of State for External Affairs in the Manmohan Singh government from 2004 through 2014. He represented the Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency of Kerala and is the National President of the I ...

Emajuddin Ahamed

Emajuddin Ahamed was a Bangladeshi political scientist, author and educator. He was the 21st vice-chancellor of the University of Dhaka during 1992 to 1996. He was awarded Ekushey Padak in 1992. He was born in Malda district, Bengal Presidency. A ...

Matti Ahde

Matti Allan Ahde was a Finnish politician. He was a member of the Social Democratic Party. Ahde was born in Oulu, Finland. He was the Minister of the Interior, Minister of the Environment and Speaker of the Parliament. On 20 December 2019, Ahde d ...

Ahmadou Ahidjo

Ahmadou Babatoura Ahidjo was a Cameroonian politician. He was the first President of Cameroon, holding the office from 1960 until 1981. Ahidjo played a major role Cameroons independence from France as well as reuniting the French and English-spea ...

Lea Ahlborn

Lea Ahlborn, was a famous Swedish artist. She was a member of the Swedish Royal Academy of Arts, and the first woman to be appointed royal printmaker. The position of royal printmaker also made her the first female official in Sweden.

Lars Ahlfors

Ahlfors, Lars February 1966. "Fundamental Polyhedrons and Limit Point Sets of Kleinian Groups". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 55 2: 251–254. Bibcode:1966PNAS.55.251A. doi:10.1073/pnas.55.2.251. PMC 224131. PMID 16591331. Contri ...

Per Ahlmark

Per Axel Ahlmark was a Swedish politician and writer. He was the leader of the Liberal Peoples Party from 1975 to 1978. He waz Minister for Employment and Deputy Prime Minister from 1976 to 1978. He was also a member of the Swedish parliament fro ...

Isher Judge Ahluwalia

Isher Judge Ahluwalia was an Indian economist, public policy researcher, and professor. She was Chairperson Emeritus, Board of Governors, at the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations. She also was the chairperson of the ...

Sultan Hashim

Sultān Hāshim Ahmad Muhammad al-Tāʾī was an Iraqi military commander. He was Minister of Defense under Saddam Husseins regime from 1995 to 2003. He was born in Mosul, Iraq. Ahmad Al-Tai died on July 19, 2020 from a heart attack at a prison near N ...

Ahmad Shah of Pahang

Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah Al-Mustain Billah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Abu Bakar Riayatuddin Al-Muadzam Shah was the fifth Sultan of Pahang from 1974 until his abdication in 2019. He was the seventh Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia from 26 April 1979 to ...

Ashfaq Ahmad

Ashfaq Ahmed was a famous Pakistani writer, playwright and intellectual. He was regarded by many as among the finest Urdu Afsana writers.

Ishfaq Ahmad

Ishfaq Ahmad D.Sc., Minister of State, SI, HI, NI, FPAS, was a Pakistani nuclear physicist, emeritus professor of high-energy physics at the National Center for Physics, and former science advisor to the Government of Pakistan.

Davoud Ahmadinejad

Davoud Ahmadinejad was an Iranian politician and older brother of former Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Parvin Ahmadinejad. He was born in Aradan, Iran. After the election of his brother as president in 2005, he was appointed as the he ...

Anna Molka Ahmed

Anna Molka Ahmed was a Pakistani artist, art writer and poet who played a major role in starting the Department of Fine Arts at the University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan.

Moudud Ahmed

Moudud Ahmed was a Bangladeshi politician. He was a member of the Jatiya Sangsad between 1979 until 1982, 1986 until 1996 and 2001 until 2006. Ahmed was the Prime Minister of Bangladesh from 1988 to 1989 as part of General Ershads Jatiyos party. ...

Momtazuddin Ahmed (dramatist)

Momtazuddin Ahmed was a Bangladeshi dramatist and educator. His writings were about culture, performance, literature and other subjects. His theatre activities focused on satire. He wrote 25 plays for stage, radio and television, directing many o ...

Samsuddin Ahmed

Samsuddin Ahmed was a Bangladesh Awami League politician. He was a member of the Jatiya Sangsad from 2001 to 2006. He was a member of the Bangladesh Awami League. Ahmed was born in Manikganj, Bengal Presidency. Ahmed died at a Dhaka hospital on 2 ...

Sultan Ahmed

Sultan Ahmed was an Indian politician. He was born in Kolkata, India. He served as the Union Minister of State for Tourism in the Council of Ministers of the Republic of India. He was elected to the 15th Lok Sabha from Uluberia on a Trinamool Con ...

Syed Ahmed (politician)

Syed Ahmed was an Indian politician, author and a member of the Congress Party. He was sworn in as the sixteenth Governor of Manipur on May 16, 2015, but only served four months before dying of cancer in office on September 27.

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