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Wolfgang Botsch

Wolfgang Botsch was a German politician. He was born in Bad Kreuznach. He was a representative of the Christian Social Union of Bavaria. Between 1974 and 1976 he represented the Landtag of Bavaria. From 1976 to 2005 he was a member of the Bundest ...

Martin Bottcher

Martin Bottcher was a German composer, arranger and conductor. He is best known for composing the scores for the 1960s movies based on the Karl May books. His music is said to have helped inspire the Italian movie industry to make their own Weste ...

Francesco Botticini

Francesco di Giovanni Botticini was an Italian painter. He lived in the early part of the Renaissance period. He was born in Florence about 1446 and is best known for his painting called "Assumption of the Virgin". He died in 1497 or 1498. After ...

Claire Boudreau

Claire Boudreau, was a Canadian historian, genealogist, and officer of arms. She was a herald in the Canadian Heraldic Authority from 17 March 1997 until 20 May 2020. On May 20, 2020, Boudreau was appointed Margaree-Cheticamp herald emeritus and ...

Geori Boue

Georgette "Geori" Boue was a French soprano. She worked with the French repertory theater areas. She was known especially for her work in Thais. She was born in Toulouse. Her career began in 1939. She retired in 1970. Boue died in Paris on 5 Janu ...

Frank Bough

Frank Joseph Bough was an English television presenter. He was best known as the former host of BBC sports and current affairs shows including Grandstand, Nationwide and Breakfast Time. Bough died on 21 October 2020 at the age of 87.

Rutland Boughton

Rutland Boughton was an English composer. He was well known in the early 20th century as a composer of opera and choral music. Boughton studied with Charles Villiers Stanford and Walford Davies. He wrote many different kinds of music including sy ...

Louis-Pierre Bougie

Louis-Pierre Bougie was a Canadian painter and printmaker. His works focused in engraving and etching. His work is regularly shown in Canadian, American, and European galleries. Bougie died from pneumonia on 10 January 2021, aged 74.

Rosa Bouglione

Rosa Bouglione was a French circus performer. She was the matriarch of the Bouglione circus family. Bouglione was born in Ixelles, Belgium to a French family. Bouglione began performing as a child. She was known for a dance she would do with her ...

Saïd Bouhadja

Saïd Bouhadja was an Algerian politician. He was a member of the National Liberation Front. He was born in Skikda, Algeria. From 2017 until his death, he was a member of the Peoples National Assembly from 2017 until his death. He was the presiden ...

Hubert Boulard

Hubert Boulard was a French comics writer and colorist. He produced Miss Pas Touche in 2006, illustrated by Kerascoet and published by Dargaud, which sold 30.000 as of 2017. Boulard produced the collective work Les Gens normaux, paroles lesbienne ...

Jean-Claude Boulard

Jean-Claude Boulard was a French politician. He was Mayor of Le Mans from 2001 until his death, Senator from 2014 to 2017, and Deputy from 1988 to 1993 and again from 1997 to 2002. He was born in Nantes, France. Boulard died in Le Mans on 1 June ...

Pierre Boulle

Pierre Boulle was a French writer. He was born in Avignon, France. Boulle wrote many novels and short stories in French. Two stories became popular English language movies: Planet of the Apes and The Bridge on the River Kwai. Boulle won the award ...

Valentin de Boulogne

Valentin de Boulogne was a French painter. He is also known as Le Valentin, his real name was Jean Valentin. Later in life, Valentin went to Rome to study. In Rome, he was under the influence of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio and Bartolomeo Ma ...

Marjorie Boulton

Marjorie Boulton was a British author and poet writing in both English and Esperanto. Boulton taught English literature in teacher training and from 1962 to 1970 as a college principal for 24 years before turning to full-time research and writing ...

Andre Bourbeau

Andre Bourbeau was a Canadian politician. He was a member of the Quebec Liberal Party. Bourbeau served as member of the National Assembly of Quebec for Laporte serving from 1981 until 2003. Bourbeau was the founding president of the Montreal Inte ...

Marie Anne de Bourbon

Marie Anne de Bourbon, Legitimee de France was the eldest legitimised daughter of King Louis XIV of France and his first well known mistress Louise de La Valliere.

Lakhdar Bouregaa

Lakhdar Bouregaa was an Algerian independentist militant. He was a Commander for the National Liberation Army from 1956 to 1962. He was against the Oujda Group following a clash in the summer of 1962. He was a co-founder of the Socialist Forces F ...

Jean Bourgain

Jean Bourgain was a Belgian mathematician. He was a professor at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques at Bures-sur-Yvette in France. From 1994 until his death he has worked at the Institute for Adv ...

Habib Bourguiba

Habib Ben Ali Bourguiba was a Tunisian lawyer, nationalist leader and statesman. Bourguiba served as the countrys leader from independence in 1956 to 1987. He first served as the second Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Tunisia before proclaiming ...

Pierre Bourguignon

Pierre Bourguignon was a French politician. He served as a member of the National Assembly for two terms. He was a member of the Socialist Party during his time in the National Assembly. He was mayor of Sotteville-les-Rouen, Seine-Maritime from 1 ...

Frederick Chalmers Bourne

Sir Frederick Chalmers Bourne was an English colonial administrator. He served in British India. He began his service in the Royal Army. He then served in the civil service from 1920. He worked in Lahore for several years, and held several high p ...

August Bournonville

August Bournonville was a Danish ballet master and choreographer. He studied in Paris as a young man. He became a solo dancer with the Royal Danish Ballet in Copenhagen. He became the companys choreographer from 1830 to 1877. He created more than ...

Christian Bourquin

Christian Bourquin was a French politician. He was a member of the Socialist Party. He has been the president of the Regional Council of Languedoc-Roussillon from 2010 until his death in 2014. He served as Mayor of Millas from 1995 through 2001. ...

Fatma Boussaha

Fatma Boussaha was a Tunisian Mezwed singer. Fatma Boussaha performed several titles like Ya ami echiffour and Ya karhebt Kamel. She was known for her song Achchibani wassa in 1999. Her last title, Trabek ghali ya touness, dates from 2012. At one ...

Roger Boutry

Roger Boutry was a French composer and conductor. He was born in Paris. Boutry was the Music Director of the Republican Guard from 1973 through 1977. Boutry died in Paris on 7 September 2019 at the age of 87.

Alexis Bouvard

Alexis Bouvard was a French astronomer. He is particularly noted for his careful observations of the irregulrities in the motion of Uranus and his hypothesis of the existence of an eighth planet in the solar system.

Loïc Bouvard

Loïc Bouvard was a French politician. He was born in Tours, Indre-et-Loire. Bouvard was a member of the National Assembly of France. He represents the Morbihan department, and was a member of the Union for a Popular Movement. Bouvard died on 27 N ...

Daniel Bovet

Daniel Bovet ForMemRS is an Swiss-born Italian pharmacologist. Bovet won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1957 "for his discoveries relating to synthetic compounds that inhibit the action of certain body substances, and especially the ...

Bow Wow Wow

Bow Wow is a British girl group. It is best known for the hit song "I Want Candy". The group was very popular between the years 1980 and 1989. They continued making records in the 1990s. Annabella Lwin was the singer. She was on the cover of the ...

Caspar Bowden

Caspar Bowden was a privacy advocate, formerly chief privacy adviser at Microsoft. Styled as "an independent advocate for information privacy rights, and public understanding of privacy research in computer science", he was on the Tor anonymous s ...

Elizabeth Bowen

Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen was a British novelist and short story writer. She was born in an Anglo-Irish family in Dublin, Ireland and wrote many books and stories that are set in Ireland. However, after 1927, she lived mostly in London, Engla ...

George Ferguson Bowen

Sir George Ferguson Bowen was born in Ireland. He was the first governor of Queensland, Australia. Bowen was also an author. He wrote a few books.

Jim Bowen

James Whittaker, known professionally as Jim Bowen, was an English stand-up comedian and television personality. He was the long-time host of the ITV game show Bullseye, which he presented from its beginning in 1981 through to 1995. He was born i ...

Jane Bown

Jane Hope Bown CBE was an English photographer who worked for The Observer newspaper from 1949. Her portraits have been very popular to many critics. Bown was born in Eastnor, Herefordshire. Bown died in London, aged 89.

Alan Bowness

Sir Alan Bowness CBE was a British art historian, art critic and museum director. He was the director of the Tate Gallery between 1980 and 1988. Bowness was born in Finchley, Middlesex. Bowness died on 1 March 2021 at his home in London, aged 93.

Miguel Boyer

Miguel Boyer Salvador was a French-born Spanish economist and politician. He served as the Minister of Economy, Treasury and Commerce. He served as minister from 1982 to 1985. Boyer died of a pulmonary embolism after being admitted to the Ruber I ...

Gert Boyle

Gertrude Boyle was a German-born American businesswoman. Her father started Columbia Sportswear, where she later became president. Ahe was the chairperson of the company, as well as a philanthropist and memoirist. Boyle died on November 3, 2019 a ...

Simon Boyle

Sir Simon Hugh Patrick Boyle, KCVO, JP, DL was a British business executive and politician. He was Lord Lieutenant of Gwent from 2001 to 2016. He died on 4 September 2020 at the age of 79.

Aydın Boysan

Aydın Boysan was a Turkish architect, academic, author and essayist. He was born in Istanbul. In 1954, he became the charter member of the Chamber of Architects. He also became the first secretary general of the chamber. Later he served as the re ...

Ali Bozer

Ali Husrev Bozer was a Turkish politician and professor of commercial law. He was originally a member of the Nationalist Democracy Party MDP. He then joined the Motherland Party ANAP. He served as Deputy Prime Minister under Turgut Ozal and Yıldı ...

Giuseppina Bozzacchi

Giuseppina Bozzacchi was a ballerina. She was born in Milan, Italy and died in Paris, France. She was the first to dance the part of Swanhilda in Coppelia in May 1870. She was a great success. She died a few months later on her birthday in Novemb ...

Belinda Bozzoli

Belinda Bozzoli was a South African author, academic, sociologist, and politician. She was Shadow Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology from 2019 to 2020. She also was a Member of Parliament for the Democratic Alliance from 2014 to ...

Ruairi O Bradaigh

Ruairi O Bradaigh was an Irish republican paramilitary and political leader. He was Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army from 1958–1959 and again from 1960–1962, president of Sinn Fein from 1970 to 1983, and president of Republican Sinn Fe ...

Philip Bradbourn

Philip Charles Bradbourn, was a British politician, and Member of the European Parliament for the West Midlands, for the Conservative Party. He was a member of the European Parliament from 1999 to 2014. Bradbourn was born in Tipton, Warwickshire. ...

George Brady

He was a survivor of both Theresienstadt Terezin and Auschwitz Oswiecim, Poland. After World War II, he became a Canadian businessman and was awarded the Order of Ontario.

Lucia Braga

Ana Lucia Navarro Braga, better known as simply Lucia Braga, was a Brazilian politician, social worker and lawyer. She was born in João Pessoa, Paraiba. Braga was a member of the Chamber of Deputies from 1987 to 1995 and again from 2003 to 2007. ...

Wilson Braga

Wilson Leite Braga, better known as simply Wilson Braga, was a Brazilian politician, lawyer and businessman. He was born in Conceição, Paraiba. Braga was a member of the Brazilian Democratic Movement. Braga was a member of the Paraiba MLA from 19 ...

Enrico Braggiotti

Enrico Braggiotti was a Turkish-Monegasque banker. He was President of the Banca Commerciale Italiana from 1988 through 1990. Braggiotti died on 30 October 2019 at the age of 96.

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