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Mai Dantsig

Mai Volfovich Dantsig was a Belarusian artist. He was active during the Soviet era and independence of Belarus. He was thought to have been one of the founders of the contemporary Belarusian art. Dantsig was the author of many paintings and drawi ...

Georg Danzer

Georg Franz Danzer was an Austrian musician. He wrote and sang many songs. Many people think of him as the father of Austropop. This is because he usually sang his songs in the local dialect. He died of lung cancer at age 60.

Louis-Claude Daquin

Louis-Claude Daquin was a French composer. He was writing in the last part of the Baroque period and the early part of the Classical music period. He was a virtuoso organist and harpsichordist. He wrote a lot of excellent music for organ and for ...

Clelio Darida

Clelio Darida was an Italian politician. He was mayor of Rome and minister of the Italian Republic. In 1974 he formed a city council including only DC member, with indirect support by the councillors of the Italian Communist Party. In 1976 he res ...

Darius III of Persia

Darius III was first named Artashata. He was called Codomannus by the Greeks. Darius III was the last king of the Achaemenid Empire of Persia. He ruled from 336 BC to 330 BC. Artashata took Darius as his dynastic name.

Vincent Darius

Vincent Matthew Darius, OP was Grenadian Roman Catholic official. He was the Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint Georges in Grenada from 2002 until his death in 2016. He was born in the village of Crochu. He was ordained on 28 June 1987 ...

Ralph Darling

General Sir Ralph Darling was an officer in the British Army and the Governor of New South Wales from 1825 - 1831. Darling was the first governor to work with an Executive Council, made up of the lieutenant-governor, chief justice, colonial secre ...

Emma Darwin

Emma Darwin was an English woman and the wife of Charles Darwin. Charles Darwin was a very important biologist. Emma was the daughter of Josiah Wedgwood II. Josiah II was the son of Josiah Wedgwood. Josiah was a potter and founder of the Wedgwood ...

George Darwin

Sir George Howard Darwin, KCB FRS was an English astronomer and mathematician. He was born at Down House in Kent. His father was Charles Darwin a famous biologist. His mother was Emma Darwin Charless wife. He worked at Cambridge University.

Darwin–Wedgwood family

The Darwin–Wedgwood family is actually two inter-related English families, descended from the prominent 18th century doctor, Erasmus Darwin, and Josiah Wedgwood, founder of the pottery firm, Josiah Wedgwood and Sons, the most notable member of wh ...

Najaf Daryabandari

Najaf Daryabandari was an Iranian writer and translator. He was known for translating works of Ernest Hemingway, William Faulkner, Bertrand Russell, Samuel Beckett and Mark Twain into Persian. He started translation at the age of 17 with William ...

Mario das Neves

Mario das Neves was an Argentine Justicialist Party politician. He was the governor of the Argentine province of Chubut from 2003 through 2011 and again from 2015 until his death in 2017. He was born in Buenos Aires. Das Neves died of cardiopulmo ...

Wilson das Neves

Wilson das Neves was a Brazilian percussionist and singer. He was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He was a key figure in the history of Brazilian music.

Akhilesh Das

Dr Akhilesh Das Gupta was an Indian politician, sports executive, educator and philanthropist. He was born in Uttar Pradesh, India. Das was the President of Badminton Association of India, Vice President of Badminton Asia Confederation, Member - ...

Anjan Das

Anjan Das was an Indian movie director. His movies were in the Bengali language. His best known movie was Faltu. He won a National Film Award in the Best Feature Film category. Das died from colon cancer on 2 June 2014, aged 62. His wife and son ...

Bishnu Charan Das

Bishnu Charan Das was an Indian politician. He was a leader of the Biju Janata Dal. Das was a member of the Rajya Sabha from 2 July 2016 until his resignation on 21 March 2017. Bishnu died at a hospital in Bhubaneswar on 6 July 2020, weeks after ...

Ram Sundar Das

Ram Sundar Das was an Indian politician and a former Chief Minister of Bihar state. He was a leader of the Janata Dal political party. He was the Chief Minister of Bihar from 21 April 1979 to 17 February 1980. In 1991, he was elected to the 10th ...

Olivier Dassault

Olivier Dassault was a French politician and businessman. He was a member of the National Assembly from 1988 until 1997 and from 2002 until his death. Dassault was a member of The Republicans. Dassault was born in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. Da ...

Serge Dassault

Serge Dassault was a French heir, business executive and politician. He served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dassault Group and a conservative politician. He was born in Paris. According to Forbes, Dassaults net worth was estimat ...

Dauberval

Jean Bercher was a French ballet dancer and choreographer. He was a pupil of Jean-Georges Noverre and made his debut at the Paris Opera on June 12, 1762. He was a superb mime. He choreographed few ballets, but is credited with creating the comedy ...

Bukhari Daud

Bukhari Daud was an Indonesian English teacher and politician. He became the Regent of Aceh Besar from 2007 until 2012. Daud was born in Aceh Besar, Indonesia. Daud died on 11 February 2021 at a hospital in the Aceh Besar Regency from problems ca ...

J. B. Dauda

Joseph Bandabla Dauda widely known as J. B Dauda, was a Sierra Leonean politician and economist. He was born in Kenema District, Sierra Leone. He was a member of the All Peoples Congress. Dauda served as a member of the Parliament of Sierra Leone ...

Alphonse Daudet

Alphonse Daudet was a French novelist. He was the father of Leon Daudet and Lucien Daudet. Outside France he is probably best known for his novel Tartarin de Tarrascon. Daudet died of syphilis.

Wolfgang Dauner

Wolfgang Dauner was a German jazz fusion pianist. He worked in the United Jazz and Rock Ensemble and with Hans Koller, Albert Mangelsdorff, Volker Kriegel and Ack van Rooyen. In 1969, he was leader and composer for Radio Jazz Group Stuttgart. A y ...

Claude Dauphin (businessman)

Claude Dauphin was a French billionaire businessman, and executive chairman of Trafigura Beheer BV. He had served as Trafiguras chairman and CEO. In March 2013 his net wealth was estimated at Claude Dauphin 1951 – September 30, 2015 was a French ...

Jean Dausset

Jean-Baptiste-Gabriel-Joachim Dausset was a French immunologist. Dausset won the Wolf Prize in Medicine in 1978. He won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1980 for his "discoveries concerning genetically determined structures on the cel ...

Anil Madhav Dave

Anil Madhav Dave was a Bharatiya Janata Party politician and the Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change in the Narendra Modi ministry from July 2016 till the time of his death. He was born in Badnagar, Madhya Pradesh. Dave d ...

Philippe Daverio

Philippe Daverio was a French-born Italian art critic, teacher, writer, author, politician, and television personality. He was the official cultural officer of Milan during the 1990s. He was born in Mulhouse, France. Daverio organized many exhibi ...

Alois Martin David

Alois Martin David was a Bohemian Catholic clergyman, astronomer, and cartographer. He was rector of Charles-Ferdinand University in Prague.

Armand David

Father Armand David was a Lazarist missionary Catholic priest as well as a zoologist and a botanist. He discovered many new species in China. The best-known of the animals he discovered are the Giant Panda and the Pere Davids Deer.

Monty Davidson

Montgomery Bryden "Monty" Davidson was Canadian politician. He served as a New Democratic member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario for the riding of Cambridge from 1975 until 1981. Davidson died at his home in Cambridge, Ontario on 26 March ...

Arthur Davies (tenor)

Arthur Davies was a Welsh tenor. He had an international performance career from the 1970s through the 1990s. He performed leading roles with The Royal Opera in London, the Welsh National Opera, the Scottish Opera, and the English National Opera. ...

Christie Davies

Christie Davies was a British sociologist, professor emeritus of sociology. He was born in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire. He worked at the University of Reading, England. He was the author of many articles and books on criminology, the sociology of m ...

John Davies (historian)

John Davies was a Welsh historian, and a television and radio broadcaster. He worked for the BBC during his entire career. Davies died at the age of 76.

S. O. Davies

Stephen Owen Davies was a Welsh miner, trade union official and politician. He served as the Member of Parliament for Merthyr Tydfil from 1950 to 1972, and previously Merthyr from 1934 to 1950. He was a member of the Labour Party. Davies was born ...

Fatimih Davila

Fatimih Davila Sosa was a Uruguayan model. She was the winner of Miss Uruguay beauty pageant in 2006. As the winner, she represented her country at the Miss Universe 2006 in Los Angeles, California, United States. She was a semi-finalist at Miss ...

Derek Davis

Derek Davis was an Irish broadcaster. He co-hosted Live at 3. He also presented Out of the Blue and won Celebrity Bainisteoir. Davis died on 13 May 2015 after a short illness, aged 67.

Karl Davis

} Karl Davis was an African-American fashion designer once called one of New Yorks most promising young designers. Davis had six major collections, the last shown at Manhattan restaurant Caffe Roma.

Little Sammy Davis

Little Sammy Davis was an American blues guitarist, harmonica player and songwriter. He was based in Hudson Valley, New York. Although his musical career began in the 1940s, he was not widely known until the mid-1990s when he began working in rad ...

Spencer Davis

Spencer Davis was a Welsh musician and multi-instrumentalist. He was the founder of the 1960s beat band The Spencer Davis Group. Davis died from pneumonia on 19 October 2020 in Los Angeles at the age of 81.

Liam Davison

Liam Patrick Davison was an Australian novelist. He taught creative writing at the Chisholm Institute in Melbourne. He won awards for such as The Age Book of the Year Award and the Victorian Premiers Literary Award. He sometimes wrote reviews for ...

Ronald Davison

Sir Ronald Keith Davison was a New Zealand lawyer and judge. He was the tenth Chief Justice of New Zealand from 1978 to 1989.

Daniel Davisse

Daniel Davisse was a German-born French politician. He was born in Hamburg, Germany to French parents. From 1996 to 2014, he was Mayor of Choisy-le-Roi, France. Davisse was a member of the General council of Canton of Choisy-le-Roi from 2004 to 2 ...

Koba Davitashvili

Koba Davitashvili was a Georgian politician. He was a leader of the Georgian Peoples Party and co-founder of the United National Movement. He was a member of the Georgian Parliament between 1999 to 2006. Davitashvili died on December 2, 2020 in T ...

Martin Davorin-Jagodic

Martin Davorin Jagodic was a Croatian contemporary music composer and educator. He was born in Pag, Croatia. Jagodic composed music for several experimental movies, starting with Environment in 1969. His career as an educator started in 1969 as a ...

Humphry Davy

Sir Humphry Davy, 1st Baronet, FRS, was a Cornish chemist. His study of chemistry led to the first pure forms of some of the chemical elements such as water and sodium.

Valeriy Davydenko

Valeriy Davydenko was a Ukrainian businessman and politician. He was born in Nosivka, Chernihiv Oblast. He was a member of the Verkhovna Rada from 2014 to 2020. He was a member of the Spade and Our Land political parties. Davydenko was found shot ...

Tomur Dawamat

Tomur Dawamat was a Chinese politician. He was born in Toksun, Xinjiang, China. Dawamat was the chairman of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of the Peoples Republic of China from 1985 to 1993. Dawamat died on December 19, 2018 at the age of 91.

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