). Sphalerite or zinc sulfide is also, common in the region. Zinc and lead mining were in heavy production through the 1820s - 1920s. Fatzinger, Dale Rodger. "Historical Geography of Lead and Zinc Mining In Southwest Wisconsin 1820-1920: A Century of Change." PhD diss., Michigan State University, 1971. Consequently, there are few straight streets in Platteville. As a result of the mining in the 1800s, a honeycomb of abandoned old mines, streets were located to avoid the mines. Climate Early life Fiedler was born in Platteville, Wisconsin, a son of Donald Fiedler, a beer salesman, and his wife Margaret Phelan. John Fiedler Biography (1925-) He moved to Shorewood, Wisconsin, at the age of 5, where he graduated from Shorewood High School (Shorewood High School (Wisconsin)) in 1943. He then enlisted in the United States Navy and served until the end of World War II O'Donnell, Michelle. "John Fiedler, 80, Stage Actor and Film Voice of Pooh's Piglet, Dies", New York Times, June 27, 2005. Accessed December 15, 2007. "He graduated from Shorewood High School in 1943 and enlisted in the United States Navy, serving stateside until World War II's end." DATE OF BIRTH February 3, 1925 PLACE OF BIRTH Platteville, Wisconsin, U.S. DATE OF DEATH June 25, 2005 right 400px Map of Wisconsin showing area codes (Image:WI Area Codes (Display).png) The '''608 area code''' currently covers much of Southwest Wisconsin, including the capital (Capital (political)) city of Madison (Madison, Wisconsin) as well as the cities of Waunakee (Waunakee, Wisconsin), Mount Horeb (Mount Horeb, Wisconsin), Verona (Verona, Wisconsin), Sun Prairie (Sun Prairie, Wisconsin), Monroe (Monroe, Wisconsin), Platteville (Platteville, Wisconsin), Lancaster (Lancaster, Wisconsin), Portage (Portage, Wisconsin), Baraboo (Baraboo, Wisconsin), Wisconsin Dells (Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin), Beloit (Beloit, Wisconsin), Janesville (Janesville, Wisconsin), La Crosse (La Crosse, Wisconsin), Prairie du Chien (Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin), Prairie du Sac (Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin), Sauk City (Sauk City, Wisconsin), Viroqua (Viroqua, Wisconsin) and Sparta (Sparta, Wisconsin). It was created in 1955 as a split from area code 414, and was the third area code created in Wisconsin. As Spradlin wrestled wearing a "wifebeater (Wifebeater (shirt))" T-shirt, he began using the ring name "Wife Beater". He continued to use the Wife Beater character (Glossary of professional wrestling terms#Gimmick) until a women's group, offended by the gimmick, organized a boycott of a show on which Spradlin was wrestling in Platteville, Wisconsin. The character was discussed on the talk show ''Politically Incorrect'', although Spradlin was not mentioned by name. After Spradlin was booked for a series of family-friendly shows for NWA West Virginia Ohio, he changed his ring name to "Chris Hero". He wrestled his last matches as Wife Beater in 2000. - University of Wisconsin–Platteville Pioneers Platteville (Platteville, Wisconsin) Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference - - 77 Platteville (Platteville, Wisconsin) 11,224 9,989 City (Political_subdivisions_of_Wisconsin#City) Grant (Grant County, Wisconsin) -
tankers. The "Toyota War" between Libya and Chad and the turmoil in Haiti added to DIA's heavy production workload, as did unrest in other parts of Latin America, Somalia, Ethiopia, Burma, Pakistan, and the Philippines. In the 1990s every country in the world except for Somalia and the United States became a signatory to the Convention on the Rights of the Child, or CRC. Somalia eventually signed the convention in 2002; the delay of the signing was believed to been due to Somalia not having a government. Unwire.org thumb left A boy repairing a tire in Gambia (Image:Tyre shop worker1.jpg) !-- Fiftieth anniversary: 1984 SAA celebrated its 50th anniversary in 1984. In that year the South African government signed a treaty with Somalia to give military aid to the repressive regime of Siad Barre in exchange for an exclusive contract to service Somali air travel. This turned out to be economically nonviable since few Somalis could afford airline tickets, and due to the incessant civil disorder in the country, few people wanted to go to Somalia. *Solomon Islands - Solomon Islands branch of The Scout Association* *Somalia - Scouting in Somalia *Tonga - Tonga branch of The Scout Association* The '''Battle of Mogadishu''' (also referred to as the '''Battle of the Black Sea''' or, for Somalis, the '''Day of the Rangers''' ( Commons:Category:Somalia WikiPedia:Somalia Dmoz:Regional Africa Somalia
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José Lima (w:José Lima), a former baseball (w:baseball) pitcher for Major League Baseball (w:Major League Baseball)'s Houston Astros (w:Houston Astros), Detroit Tigers (w:Detroit Tigers), Los Angeles Dodgers (w:Los Angeles Dodgers), New York Mets (w:New York Mets), and Kansas City Royals (w:Kansas City Royals) (all in the United States (w:United States)) died suddenly at his Los Angeles home this morning of a heart attack (w:heart attack). He was 37 years old. His death was confirmed by the Los Angeles Dodgers organization and his family.