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Khawaja Nazimuddin

Sir Khawaja Nazimuddin, KCIE was the second Governor-General of Pakistan, and later the second Prime Minister of Pakistan as well. He was born in Dacca, Bengal, British India into the family of the Nawabs of Dacca, who had come from Kashmir and s ...

Ronald Neame

Ronald Elwin Neame was an English movie director and producer, screenwriter, and cinematographer who is known for his works in The Poseidon Adventures, Great Expectations, Oliver Twist, Brief Encounter, and In Which We Serve. Neame was born on 23 ...

Georg Nees

Georg Nees was a German academic. He was a pioneer of computer art and generative graphics. He studied mathematics, physics and philosophy in Erlangen and Stuttgart and was scientific advisor at the SEMIOSIS, International Journal of semiotics an ...

Doc Neeson

Bernard Patrick Doc Neeson OAM was a Northern Irish-born Australian singer and musician. He was best known as the lead singer for the hard rock band The Angels. He performed also as a bass guitarist. Until his death, he had been musically active ...

Jawaharlal Nehru

Jawaharlal Nehru was the leader of India for 17 years immediately after 1947, when India became independent. He was born in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India. He died of a heart attack in New Delhi. Nehru was the first post British independence pri ...

Robert Neild

Robert Ralph Neild was an British economist. He was born in Hertfordshire, England. He was Professor of Economics at Cambridge University. He was Deputy Director of the National Institute for Economic and Social Research, he was in 1966 appointed ...

Jan Nemec

Jan Nemec was a Czech movie director and screenwriter. His important work dates from the 1960s. Movie historian Peter Hames has called him as the "enfant terrible of the Czech New Wave." He was known for directing the 1966 movie A Report on the P ...

Boris Nemtsov

Boris Yefimovich Nemtsov was a Russian scientist, statesman and liberal politician. He had a successful political career during the 1990s under President Boris Yeltsin. Since 2000 had been an outspoken critic of Vladimir Putin. He was shot and ki ...

Nikolay Neprimerov

Nikolay Neprimerov was a Doctor of Technical Sciences and professor of physics at the Kazan State University. Neprimerov was Head of the Department of Radioelectronics of the Kazan University for 32 years and is author of more than 150 scientific ...

Mikhail Nesterov

Mikhail Vasilyevich Nesterov was a Russian painter. He was a very important painter for religious symbolism in Russian art. He studied under Pavel Tchistyakov at the Imperial Academy of Arts. Later, he felt attracted to the group of artists known ...

Tancredo Neves

Tancredo de Almeida Neves SFO was a Brazilian politician, lawyer, and businessman. He was Minister of Justice and Interior Affairs from 1953 to 1954, Prime Minister from 1961 to 1962, Minister of Finance in 1962, and as Governor of Minas Gerais f ...

Anne Neville

Anne Neville was Princess of Wales as the wife of Edward of Westminster and was the queen of Richard III of England. She had just one son, Edward. She was the daughter of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick,

John Henry Newman

St.John Henry Newman, was an important person in Victorian Christianity in England. He was part of the Oxford Movement in Anglicanism which pushed for a more Catholic faith. He finally converted to the Roman Catholic Church in 1845. He was made a ...

William Newnham

William Thomson Newnham was a Canadian educator. He was the first president of Seneca College serving from 1967 through 1984. Newnham was born in Shallow Lake, Ontario. After serving in the Royal Canadian Air Force in World War II, Newnham went t ...

Ngo Dinh Diem

Ngo Dinh Diem or Ngo Dình Diem in Vietnamese was the first President of South Vietnam. He was born on 3 January 1901 in Hue, Vietnam. Even though most Vietnamese are Buddhist, Diem was Catholic. He was overthrown and killed on 2 November 1963 by ...

Nguyen Van Thieu

Nguyen Van Thieu or Nguyễn Van Thieu was the leader of South Vietnam from 1965 to 1975. He was a general in the Army of the Republic of Vietnam. Thieu became head of a military junta, meaning the military controlled the government. He was then el ...

Nguyen Anh 9

He was born in Ninh Thuan Province, Vietnam on January 1, 1940. He was raised in Nha Trang and in Saigon. Nguyen Dinh Anh studied at Taberd until 1954 and went to Da Lat.

Nguyen Ngoc Tho

In this Vietnamese name, the family name is Nguyễn. According to Vietnamese custom, this person should be called by the given name Thơ. Nguyễn Ngoc Thơ was a Vietnamese politician. He was the first Prime Minister of South Vietnam, serving from No ...

Nguyen Cao Ky

Nguyễn Cao Kỳ was a South Vietnamese military leader, politician and Prime Minister of the Republic of Vietnam in a military junta from 1965 to 1967.

Van Tuong Nguyen

Van Tuong Nguyen was an Australian man convicted of drug trafficking. In 2002, he was arrested in Singapore during an international flight stopover from Phnom Penh to Melbourne. He admitted to bringing 396.2 grams of heroin into the country. He w ...

Ngo Thi Chinh

Ngo Thi Chinh was born in Dang Xương, Huế, daughter of Attorney General Ngo Van Sở and lady Nguyễn Thi Dich. She also had 2 younger brother named Thắng and Tho. Lady Chinh married Minh Mang while he was still as Crown Prince. In 1820, Minh Mang c ...

Nichiren

Nichiren was a Buddhism priest who lived in Japan. He is often called Nichiren, "Nichi" means "sun" and "ren" means "lotus". The type of Buddhism he founded is known as Nichiren Buddhism. Nichirens actions and writings are the basis of the modern ...

John Nicholson

Brigadier-General John Nicholson was a British officer of the East India Company, who served and died in British India. He is especially famous today and remembered as the Saviour of Delhi who gave his life and died at Delhi, in September 1857 du ...

Nico

Nico was a German singer, songwriter, actress, and Warhol Superstar. She is featured on the first album by the New York rock band The Velvet Underground, The Velvet Underground & Nico. She was born in Cologne. She grew up in Brandenburg and Berli ...

C. W. Nicol

Sir Clive William Nicol, MBE was a British-born Japanese writer. He was born in Neath, Wales. In 1958 he visited the Arctic Circle to research eider duck. He spent 1967 to 1969 as a game warden in Ethiopia, setting up the new Semien Mountains Nat ...

Atzo Nicolaï

Atzo Nicolaï was a Dutch politician and businessman. He was a member of the Peoples Party for Freedom and Democracy. Nicolaï studied law and political science at the Free University Amsterdam. He was a member of the House of Representatives betwe ...

Adolfo Nicolas

Adolfo Nicolas Pachon was a Spanish priest of the Roman Catholic Church. He was the thirtieth Superior General of the Society of Jesus from 2008 to 2016. He was born in Villamuriel de Cerrato, Spain. Nicolas Pachon died on 20 May 2020 at a hospit ...

Louis Nicollin

Louis Nicollin was a French entrepreneur and director of the Nicollin Company, which specializes in the collection and reprocessing of household and industrial waste. Nicollin notably served as chairman of Montpellier Herault Sport Club, a footba ...

Attilio Nicora

Attilio Nicora was an Italian cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, Bishop of Verona Emeritus, and President Emeritus of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See. He served as President of the four-person Executive Board of the V ...

Margareta Niculescu

Margareta Niculescu was a Romanian artist, puppeteer, director, teacher and theater director. She was director of Tandarica Theatre of Bucharest. She was born in Iasi, Romania. From 2000 until 2004 she was president of the International Puppetry ...

Carsten Niebuhr

Carsten Niebuhr or Karsten Niebuhr was a German mathematician, surveyor, cartographer, and explorer. Niebuhr was the son of a Hanoverian farmer. He was self-educated. He travelled throughout the Middle East including Arabia, Persia Iran, Syria an ...

Anja Niedringhaus

Niedringhaus was born in Hoxter, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany. She worked for the Associated Press AP. She was the only woman on a team of 11 AP photographers that won the 2005 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography for coverage of ...

Asta Nielsen

Asta Nielsen was a Danish silent movie actress. She was very popular in the 1910s. She was one of the first international movie stars. Nielsen was in 74 movies. 70 were in Germany where she was known simply as Die Asta. She had large dark eyes, a ...

Jordan Nikolic

Jordan Nikolic was a Serbian folk singer. He sang traditional songs from Kosovo. He was born in Prizren, Yugoslavia. About a hundred of his voice recordings are saved in Radio Belgrade archives. Nikolic participated in Jugovizija in 1976. Nikolic ...

Dennis Nilsen

Dennis Andrew Nilsen was a British serial killer and necrophile. He murdered at least 15 young men in a series of killings committed between 1978 and 1983 in London, England. He was convicted of six counts of murder and two of attempted murder at ...

Anaïs Nin

Anaïs Nin was a French-American novelist whose books were published into movies, including Henry & June and Delta of Venus. She was born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Paris. Her parents were from Cuba. Her father Joaquin Nin was a well-known composer. He ...

Ki Daophet Niuhuang

Ki Daophet Niuhuang was a singer from Laos, by genre Mor lam. He was born in 1 July 1972. He was two older-brothers are Kosin and Bounkerd.

Saparmurat Niyazov

Saparmurat Niyazov was the first President of Turkmenistan. He served from 1993 to 2006. Saparmurat Niyazov also called himself Turkmenbasy, which means leader of the Turkmen people. He tried to make a cult of personality, which means that he put ...

Motiur Rahman Nizami

Motiur Rahman Nizami was a Bangladeshi politician, preacher and the former leader of the Bangladesh Jamaat-e-Islami. He was the Member of Parliament of Pabna constituency from 1991 to 1996 and again from 2001 to 2006. He also served as the Bangla ...

Garegin Njdeh

Garegin Njdeh was an Armenian statesman, military, and political thinker. He was a native of Nakhchivan.

Alfred Nobel

Alfred Nobel was a Swedish scientist, engineer, and weapons manufacturer. He is well known for the invention of dynamite and for creating the Nobel Prize. He left instructions in his will that his money should create the Nobel Prize after reading ...

Gustavo Noboa

Gustavo Jose Joaquin Noboa Bejarano was an Ecuadorian politician. He was the 42nd President of Ecuador from 22 January 2000 to 15 January 2003. Before, he was the Vice President during Jamil Mahuads government from 1998 to 2000. Noboa was born on ...

Emmy Noether

Amalie Emmy Noether was a mathematician from Germany who studied abstract algebra. She studied mathematics at the University of Erlangen, and then joined the faculty at the University of Gottingen. Her main area of research changed over time. Fro ...

Prospero Nograles

Prospero Castillo Nograles was a Filipino politician. He was the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Philippines from 2008 to 2010. He was the first ever elected Speaker from Mindanao in a hundred years in Philippine legislative histor ...

Hideyo Noguchi

Hideyo Noguchi was a Japanese microbiologist. He studied bacteria. He was born in Inawashiro, Fukushima. He worked at the Institute of Infectious Diseases as a doctor. When he was 24, he went to the United States. In 1928, he moved to Ecuador, wh ...

Paulo Nogueira Neto

Paulo Nogueira Neto was a Brazilian environmentalist and politician. He was born in São Paulo, Brazil. Neto was Secretary of the Environment from 1974 to 1986. He helped create a total of 3.000.000 hectares of ecological stations and ecological r ...

Sidney Nolan

Sir Sidney Robert Nolan is regarded as one of Australias great artists. He used many art forms including painting, drawing, printmaking, set design, murals, spray painting and collage. He created over 10.000 individual art works, considered a pro ...

Masazō Nonaka

Masazō Nonaka 25 July 1905 – 20 January 2019) was a Japanese hotel manager and supercentenarian. He was the oldest person ever born in Hokkaido.

Jon Ola Norbom

Jon Ola Hauger Norbom was a Norwegian economist and politician. He was a member of the Liberal Party. He served in the cabinets of Prime Ministers Per Borten and Lars Korvald. From 1950 to 1952, he was the leader of the Young Liberals of Norway, ...

Gunnar Nordstrom

Gunnar Nordstrom was a Finnish physicist. He is best known for his theory of gravitation, which was a competitor of Albert Einsteins general relativity. In 1914, Nordstrom added a space dimension to his theory. This described gravity and electrom ...

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