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months. Every play I got into folded." Eliot 2006, p. 58. By 1934, he had gotten more substantial stage roles, including the modest hit ''Page Miss Glory'' and his first dramatic stage role in Sidney Howard's ''Yellow Jack (Yellow Jack (play and film))'', which convinced him to continue his acting career. However, Stewart and Fonda, still roommates, were both struggling. In the fall of 1934, Fonda's success in ''The Farmer Takes a Wife'' took him to Hollywood. Finally, Stewart attracted the interest of MGM (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) scout Bill Grady who saw Stewart on the opening night of ''Divided by Three'', a glittering première with many luminaries in attendance, including Irving Berlin and Moss Hart and Fonda, who had returned to New York for the show. With Fonda's encouragement, Stewart agreed to take a screen test, after which he signed a contract with MGM in April 1935, as a contract player for up to seven years at $350 a week. Eliot 2006, p. 65. Film industry In 1953, Clavell and his wife emigrated to the United States and settled down in Hollywood. Clavell scripted the grisly science-fiction horror film ''The Fly (The Fly (1958 film))'' and wrote a war film, ''Five Gates to Hell.'' Clavell won a Writers Guild Best Screenplay Award for the 1963 film ''The Great Escape (The Great Escape (film)).'' He also screenwrote, directed and produced a 1967 box office hit, ''To Sir, With Love,'' based on the book by E. R. Braithwaite and starring Sidney Poitier. Film George Lucas was the first Hollywood filmmaker to credit Campbell's influence. Lucas stated following the release of the first ''Star Wars'' film in 1977 that its story was shaped, in part, by ideas described in ''The Hero with a Thousand Faces'' and other works of Campbell's. The linkage between ''Star Wars'' and Campbell was further reinforced when later reprints of Campbell's book used the image of Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker on the cover. Campbell, J.: The Hero with a Thousand Faces Lucas discusses this influence at great length in the authorized biography of Joseph Campbell, ''A Fire in the Mind'': Voight came to prominence in the late 1960s with his performance as a would-be gigolo in ''Midnight Cowboy'' (1969). During the 1970s, he became a Hollywood star with his portrayals of a businessman mixed up with murder in ''Deliverance'' (1972), a paraplegic Vietnam veteran in ''Coming Home (Coming Home (1978 film))'' (1978), for which he won an Academy Award for Best Actor, and a penniless ex-boxing champion in ''The Champ (The Champ (1979 film))'' (1979). thumb upright Fay Wray (1933) (File:Fay Wray Argentinean Magazine AD.jpg) Canadian-born (Canada) Vina Fay Wray played bit parts in Hollywood until cast as the lead in Erich Von Stroheim's 1928 silent film, ''The Wedding March (The Wedding March (1928 film))''. She met ''Kong'' co-directors Cooper and Schoedsack when cast as Ethne Eustace in ''The Four Feathers (The Four Feathers (1929 film))'' in 1929. Cooper cast her in 1932 as Eve Trowbridge in ''The Most Dangerous Game (The Most Dangerous Game (film))''. Morton 31-3 The film had its official world premiere on March 23, 1933 at Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood. The 'big head bust' was placed in the theater's forecourt and a seventeen-act show preceded the film with ''The Dance of the Sacred Ape'' performed by a troupe of African American dancers the highpoint. ''Kong'' cast and crew attended and Wray thought her on-screen screams distracting and excessive. The film opened nationwide on April 10, 1933, and worldwide on Easter Day in London, England. Kathmandu has a number of theaters showing various Nepali, Bollywood and Hollywood films, including the Vishwajyoti Cinema Hall, Ranjana Cinema Hall, Kumari Cinema Hall, Jai Nepal Cinema Hall, Gopi Krishna Cinema Hall,and also international and national cinema chains in the form of multiplexes (Multiplex (movie theater)) such as BIG Cinemas and QFX Cinemas, respectively. Nicknamed the ''City of Angels'', Los Angeles is a world center (Global city) of business, international trade, entertainment, culture, media, fashion, science, sports, technology, and education. It is home to renowned institutions covering a broad range of professional and cultural fields and is one of the most substantial economic engines within the United States. Los Angeles has been ranked the third richest city and fifth most powerful and influential city in the world.


Wellington

in The Shakespeare Memorial Theatre Company (The Royal Shakespeare Company)'s elebrated 1956–1958 season of productions in Stratford (Stratford-upon-Avon), which included ''Hamlet'', ''Love's Labour's Lost'', ''The Merchant of Venice'', ''Julius Caesar (Julius Caesar (play))'', and ''The Tempest''. He went on to have such varied stage roles as Ratty in ''Toad of Toad Hall'', and Jean-Paul Marat in ''The Marat Sade''. DATE OF BIRTH 18 April 1930 PLACE OF BIRTH


Providence, Rhode Island

Updike was born at Providence, Rhode Island. In 1880 he joined the publishers Houghton, Mifflin & Company (Houghton Mifflin), of Boston as an errand boy. He worked for the firm's Riverside Press and trained as a printer but soon moved to typographic design. He set up on his own in 1893, and renamed his enterprise the Merrymount Press in 1896. That same year, one of his first works with the "Merrymount Press" was "In the Old Days, A Fragment" written by his mother, Elisabeth Bigelow Updike, as reminiscences of her youth. Production * This episode wrongly reports the location of the University of Rhode Island (URI), claiming that it is in Providence (Providence, Rhode Island) when, in fact, it is in Kingston (Kingston, Rhode Island) on the other side of the state. While URI has a satellite campus (the Feinstein Campus) in Providence, URI's sports teams play in Kingston. * Actor Steven Van Zandt wore his own golfing hat for a scene in which Silvio plays a round of golf. right 225px thumb No word floats without an anchoring connection within an overall structure. (File:Typography case be.svg) '''Stanley Eugene Fish (w:Stanley Fish)''' (born 19 April 1938) is an American (w:United States) literary theorist (w:literary theory) and legal scholar. He was born and raised in Providence (w:Providence, Rhode Island). He is the Davidson-Kahn Distinguished University Professor of Humanities and a professor of law at Florida International University (w:Florida International University), in Miami (w:Miami), as well as Dean Emeritus of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at the University of Illinois at Chicago (w:University of Illinois at Chicago), and the author of 12 books. US District Court (w:US District Court) Judge Ernest Torres convicted Taricani, a reporter for WJAR-TV News in Providence (w:Providence, Rhode Island), Rhode Island (w:Rhode Island). The video in question showed the city's mayor, Vincent Cianci, taking a $ (w:United States dollar)1000 bribe. The official was subsequently convicted for corruption. During Cianci's trial, the court had ordered the video to be sealed. It was subsequently released to reporter Jim Taricani. Torres opined that the leak had been designed to prevent a fair trial and, as the video was sealed, the person who leaked it had broken the law. Physicist Horatiu Nastase of Brown University (w:Brown University) in Providence, Rhode Island (w:Providence, Rhode Island) says that the calculations show that the fireball has properties similar to that of a black hole. Nastase says this could help explain why so few jets are seen coming out of the fireball. He thinks the particles are being absorbed into the core and reappearing as thermal (Hawking) radiation (w:Hawking radiation), just like theory predicts happens in a black hole. The poor weather conditions prompted the shutdown of LaGuardia (w:LaGuardia International Airport), John F. Kennedy (w:John F. Kennedy International Airport), and Newark International (w:Newark International Airport) Airports. Delta Airlines (w:Delta Airlines) also canceled flights in and out of Washington (w:Washington, D.C.), Philadelphia (w:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), Baltimore (w:Baltimore, Maryland), Providence (w:Providence, Rhode Island), and Hartford (w:Hartford, Connecticut). In Massachusetts, heavy snow and blizzard warnings were in effect as visibility had been greatly hindered by the falling snow. There were other reports of near-blizzard conditions in parts of Connecticut, and Rhode Island.


Cleveland

date 1994-10-14 publisher ew.com accessdate 2008-08-16 After graduating from high school, Hexum went on to Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, in order to study biomedical engineering. He soon gave it up, however, and transferred to Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan. During that time, he worked as a radio disc jockey, played football, and acted in minor stage roles.


Beirut

Khanjian''' (in Armenian (Armenian language) Արսինէ Խանճեան) (born 1958 in Beirut, Lebanon) is an Armenian (Armenian Canadians)-Canadian (Armenian Canadians) actress and producer (Film producer). In addition to her independent work and stage roles, she is regularly cast by her husband, Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan, in his films. She has a bachelor's degree in French (French language) and Spanish (Spanish language) from Concordia University (Concordia University (Montreal)) and a master's degree (Master of Arts (postgraduate)) in political science from the University of Toronto. Her husband, Egoyan, credits her for inspiring him to further explore his Armenian roots. She lives in Toronto (Toronto, Ontario) with her husband and their son, Arshile. DATE OF BIRTH 1958-09-06 PLACE OF BIRTH Beirut, Lebanon DATE OF DEATH Upon her return to the UK from Operation Vigilant Warrior, ''Cardiff'' participated in the 1995 NATO exercise "Strong Resolve (Exercise Strong Resolve)", a training exercise conducted every four years in dual crisis management. The ship next underwent Operational Sea Training (OST) at Portland (Isle of Portland), in preparation for assuming the duty of Fleet Ready Escort, which required a ship to be available to deploy anywhere in the world at short notice. After completing OST, she attended the 50th VE Day anniversary in Copenhagen and Oslo and provided navigational sea training for frigate and destroyer navigating officer candidates. A visit to her namesake city of Cardiff for VJ Day celebrations followed, after which she sailed to Plymouth for a trials and weapon training programme. She then took part in Operation Bright Star, a multi-national exercise conducted every two years in Egypt. In November, ''Cardiff'' became the first Royal Navy ship to enter the Lebanese (Lebanon) capital of Beirut in 27 years, spurring the creation of the Beirut Phoenicians Rugby Club,


Sheffield

, Ashton-under-Lyne and Manchester Railway''' was an early British (United Kingdom) railway company which opened in stages between 1841 and 1845 between Sheffield and Manchester via Ashton-under-Lyne. In conjunction with the proposed Sheffield and Lincolnshire Junction Railway and Great Grimsby and Sheffield Junction Railway, it was renamed the Manchester, Sheffield and Lincolnshire Railway in 1847. Troughton's stage roles include the love-struck Orlando in Samuel West's production of Shakespeare's ''As You Like It'' at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. He returned to the RSC as part of the 2009-2011 ensemble, appearing at the Courtyard Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon. In 2009 he played Marcus Brutus (Marcus Junius Brutus) in ''Julius Caesar (Julius Caesar (play))'' and Third Gentleman in ''The Winter's Tale'', and in 2010 he played Romeo in ''Romeo & Juliet'' and King Arthur in ''Morte D'Arthur'' at the Courtyard Theatre. He is currently starring in a stage production of A Streetcar Named Desire (A Streetcar Named Desire (play)) in Liverpool. '''Baruch Harold Wood MSc OBE''' (more commonly known as B. H. Wood) (13 July 1909 – 4 April 1989) was an English (England) chess player (Chess), editor (editing) and author. He was born in Sheffield, England. Summary Picture of students in Sheffield campaigning against top up fees including a student holding a Socialist students Placard. Licensing Transport The nearest motorway is the M1 (M1 motorway) - junction 15 is approximately 13 miles away. The nearest railway station is at Wellingborough (Wellingborough railway station), approximately 2 miles from the village. Places served by direct East Midlands Trains trains include London, Luton, Bedford, Nottingham, Derby and Sheffield. Irchester (Irchester railway station) itself once had a railway station located to the east of the village the Association of Train Operating Companies (ATOC) and some locals have argued that it should be reopened. Bedfordshire Railway and Transport Association: North of Bedford. Retrieved 3 May 2009 (see Rushden Parkway (Rushden Parkway railway station)) background group_or_band origin Sheffield, England genre Indie rock '''Milburn''' was an indie rock band from Sheffield, England that consisted of Joe Carnall, Louis Carnall, Tom Rowley, and Joe Green. They announced they would split on 28 March 2008, with the band playing their final gig at Sheffield's Carling Academy (Carling Academy Sheffield) on 24 May 2008. The '''1991 Summer Universiade''', also known as the XVI Summer Universiade, took place in Sheffield, England. In the host country it was generally referred to as the '''World Student Games'''. '''Graham Laurence Shaw''', (born July 9, 1934 in Sheffield - died. 1998) was an English (England) football (Football (soccer)) player who played for Sheffield United between 1951–1967, in the position of left-back (Defender (football)). Early and private life Marshall was born in Sheffield. His father was a printer, and his mother performed in music hall. He was educated at Bradfield College before began he a business career. '''David Wetherall''' (born 14 March 1971) is an English former footballer (association football) who played as a central defender (defender (football)), finishing his playing career with Bradford City (Bradford City A.F.C.) at the end of the 2007–08 season. Born in Sheffield, he supported Sheffield Wednesday (Sheffield Wednesday F.C.) as a child, and started his playing career there. Before he made a league appearance for Sheffield Wednesday, he transferred to Leeds United (Leeds United A.F.C.) and made more than 200 appearances. After this he joined Bradford City for a then club-record fee of £1.4 million and played every minute of every match in his first season for the club. Relegation from the Premier League soon followed and the club went into administration (administration (law)) in 2002 but when Stuart McCall departed for Sheffield United (Sheffield United F.C.), Wetherall became the team captain (captain (association football)). Wetherall missed several games through injury in the seasons that followed and Bradford City were further relegated to League One (Football League One) in 2004 and then to League Two (Football League Two) in 2007. He played his final game in professional football on 3 May 2008 against Wycombe Wanderers (Wycombe Wanderers F.C.). DATE OF BIRTH 14 March 1971 PLACE OF BIRTH Sheffield, England DATE OF DEATH In 1997 he moved to Hallam FM in Sheffield, his local station, where he hosted the drivetime programme for three years. He then returned to The Pulse of West Yorkshire to co-host the breakfast show with Elisa Hilton, but quickly left to take over the breakfast show at Viking FM in Hull - the one area of Yorkshire which had yet to hear him - after the departure of JK and Joel. He and his breakfast team (Darren Lethem, Danny Oakes (known on-air as "Pimp Daddy Dogg") and Jamie York) won a bronze Sony Award (Sony Radio Academy Awards) in 2002. '''Scott Sellars''' (born 27 November 1965 in Sheffield, South Yorkshire) is an English (England) former professional football (Association football) player, who is the coach of the Manchester City (Manchester City F.C.) U18 team after previously holding the role of assistant manager at Chesterfield (Chesterfield F.C.) in the League Two (Football League Two). DATE OF BIRTH 27 November 1965 PLACE OF BIRTH Sheffield, England DATE OF DEATH The first high school opened its doors at the present location in 1860, with Samuel Kealand acting as its first Principal (Principal (school)). Officially named the '''Carthage Male and Female Academy''', the school was built at a cost of $1,000, on donated land. As was fashionable at the time, the wood-framed building included a cupola, complete with a 125 lb (275 kg) cast iron bell (bell (instrument)), that was imported from Sheffield, England. The Male and Female Academy was destroyed in an 1861 fire, when the city was razed during the Civil War (American Civil War). The bell is the only part of that original building that survives. It was restored and placed on permanent display in the current school in 1917, through donations from alumni. '''Notre Dame High School''' in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, was established in the 1850s by the Sisters of Notre Dame (Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur), a religious order. Move from Millmoor In May 2008, Rotherham United were forced to move to the Don Valley Stadium as talks with Ken Booth, owner of Millmoor, broke down. The team has played at the stadium in Sheffield since July 2008. The stadium is currently unused, and the club intend to build a new community stadium (New Rotherham United Stadium) rather than return to Millmoor in the future. WikiPedia:Sheffield Commons:Category:Sheffield


Tel Aviv

df y Biography Weizman was born in Tel Aviv as '''Ezer Weizmann''' on 15 June 1924. His father, Yechiel, was an agronomist. He grew up in Haifa, and attended the Hebrew Reali School. birth_place Tel Aviv, Land of Israel allegiance United Kingdom Israel Starting in the mid 1990s, Norman began to move away from soprano stage-roles migrating heavily toward mezzo soprano roles. ref name "


Hamburg

, including her brother Gerd, born in 1910, lived in the city until 1913, when they moved to Cologne. There Keun attended a Lutheran girls' school, from which she graduated in 1921. She worked as a stenotypist, but also attended acting school in Cologne from 1925-1927. Although she then landed stage roles in Greifswald and Hamburg, these were only somewhat successful, and she decided to abandon her acting career in 1929. Encouraged by German writer Alfred Döblin, she turned her hand


Lebanon

in Beirut, Lebanon) is an Armenian (Armenian Canadians)-Canadian (Armenian Canadians) actress and producer (Film producer). In addition to her independent work and stage roles, she is regularly cast by her husband, Canadian filmmaker Atom Egoyan, in his films. She has a bachelor's degree in French (French language) and Spanish (Spanish language) from Concordia University (Concordia University (Montreal)) and a master's degree (Master of Arts (postgraduate)) in political science from the University of Toronto. Her husband, Egoyan, credits her for inspiring him to further explore his Armenian roots. She lives in Toronto (Toronto, Ontario) with her husband and their son, Arshile. * Latvia (TV3 Latvia) * Lebanon (Future Television) * Malaysia (TV2 (TV2 (Malaysia))) Algeria was said in June 2006 to be negotiating a large arms contract which would include some type of Russian tanks. Algerian Arms Deal Brings Russia $7.5 billion, Gas Market Leverage — March 15, 2006, Defence Industry Daily Saudi Arabia was reported, in July 2008, by Russian daily ''Kommersant'' to be in negotiations to buy 150 T-90 tanks.


Madrid

, with a population (2004 National Statistics figures) of approximately 39,000. Tres Cantos was the Spanish bid host city for the 2018 Ryder Cup. However, residents showed poor popular support About 500 people march against the construction of a golf course New demonstration at Tres Cantos against the golf course project (the event was finally awarded to Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France (Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines)). Rolão Preto resided, for a while, in Valencia de Alcántara, near the border with Castelo de Vide, and then in Madrid, as a guest in the house of José Antonio Primo de Rivera, with whom he collaborated in formulating a program for the Falange. He returned to Portugal in February 1935, and was detained after instigating a September rebellion with the crew of the ''Bartolomeu Dias'' and the garrison in the Lisbon-area Penha de França. Again exiled, he fought in the Spanish Civil War on Francisco Franco's side. Life Born in the Andalusian city of Málaga in 1899, Prados was offered a place at Madrid's famous Residencia de estudiantes in 1914 and moved into its university section in 1918. Here he met Lorca (Federico García Lorca), Dalí (Salvador Dalí), Buñuel (Luis Buñuel) and many other young people who were to become celebrated and influential figures in Spanish art and literature. Career Solari played for Newell's Old Boys, local amateur ''Renato Cesarini'' and attended Richard Stockton College (Richard Stockton College of New Jersey) http: intraweb.stockton.edu eyos athletics content docs mens%20soccer%20guide.pdf playing one season before moving to Buenos Aires' CA River Plate in 1996. After 3 seasons with River Plate he transferred to Spanish (Liga) Atlético Madrid and, upon the club's relegation in 2000, Solari moved across the city (Madrid) to Real Madrid (Real Madrid C.F.). Operations Candover has offices in London, Paris, Madrid and Milan. Since 1980, Candover has raised nine funds with total capital commitments of more than €8.7 billion.


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