in each town, hence the term "steeplechase (steeplechase (horse racing))". Point-to-point races, amateur steeplechases normally run on farmland, remain hugely popular in the same region, and in many parts of rural Ireland, today. In November despite being aged 41 and father of a large family, he offered himself for enlistment, as did the National Volunteers and four other Irish nationalist MPs, J. L. Esmonde (Sir John Esmonde, 14th Baronet), Stephen Gwynn, Willie Redmond
origin Toronto, Ontario, Canada Early life Hearn was born to a relatively large family, and they lived in a small home in Grimsby (Grimsby, Ontario), Ontario, Canada. DATE OF BIRTH January 28, 1980 PLACE OF BIRTH Grimsby (Grimsby, Ontario), ON (Ontario), CAN (Canada) DATE OF DEATH June 8, 2009
Mariusovich Petipa II (1884–1922), and Vera Mariusovna Petipa (1885–1961). Garafola, Lynn. ''Legacies of Twentieth-Century Dance.'' Wesleyan University Press: Middletown, CT, 2005 p.35-38 With so many children, Petipa stood at the head of a large family by the time he had reached his 70s, having many grandchildren, in-laws, and god-children (Godparent). Although he was well provided for at the expense of the Imperial treasury, he was not rich, and lived strictly within his means. He kept track of all of his living expenses in journals, as well as box-office receipts at the theatre. He was well known for his generosity, always lavishing presents upon his children and grandchildren, and was known to purchase tea or lunch for the dancers during a rehearsal. was a Soviet Russian chess Grandmaster (International Grandmaster) in both over-the-board and correspondence chess, an International Arbiter, trainer, and chess author. Bondarevsky shared the 1940 Soviet title, and later coached (Coach (sport)) World Champion Boris Spassky.
, Mexico St. Bruno (Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville), Quebec, Canada class Large family car Geography This South Shore (South Shore (Montreal)) district in the Quebec region of Montérégie includes the former Towns of Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville and Saint-Hubert (Saint-Hubert, Quebec) in the city of Longueuil. **Serra San Bruno, the Italian community where Bruno lived **communities in Quebec - Saint-Bruno, Quebec in Lac-Saint-Jean-Est
. Personal life Babangida, sometimes nicknamed "TJ", was born into a large family in the city of Kaduna in 1970. He is married to Rabah, the sister of Daniel Amokachi's wife. Two of his nine brothers, Ibrahim (Ibrahim Babangida (footballer)) and Haruna (Haruna Babangida) are also footballers. birth_place Kaduna, Nigeria, Africa death_date DATE OF BIRTH 10 October 1956 PLACE OF BIRTH Kaduna, Nigeria DATE OF DEATH Three of the founders of the ACD, Alhaji Lawal Kaita, Alhaji Bashir Dalhatu and Audu Ogbeh, are former PDP politicians, and have complained of harassment and detention by the government since the ACD's founding. Advanced Congress Of Democrats (ACD) Address - Nairaland In March, ACD chair Alhaji Lawal Kaita, the former PDP governor of Kaduna state was detained shortly after a party rally was shut down by police in Dutse, Jigawa State. His secondary education at Holy Family College, Abak, was interrupted by the Nigerian Civil War. After the war, he studied at various schools, completing his education at Federal Government College, Enugu. He joined the Nigerian Air Force and undertook basic military training at the Nigerian Defense Academy, Kaduna. On graduation he was assigned to the Flying Wing of Nigeria Air Force Base, Kaduna, for primary flying training, and then went to the United Kingdom for further training at the College of Air Training, Hamble (Hamble-le-Rice). Emmanuel Ukaegbu was commissioned to the rank of pilot officer, and shortly after went to the United States for courses in San Antonio, Texas, Sacramento, California, and Little Rock, Arkansas.
sussex stories.html Local stories '''Michael Bryant Eagles''' (born March 7, 1963 in Sussex (Sussex, New Brunswick), New Brunswick) is a former professional ice hockey forward (Forward (ice hockey)) who played sixteen seasons in the National Hockey League. DATE OF BIRTH March 7, 1963 PLACE OF BIRTH Sussex (Sussex, New Brunswick), NB (New Brunswick), CAN (Canada) DATE OF DEATH
. Antigonish County is also home to Pomquet Village (Pomquet), a small Acadian village dating back to 1774. Early life McKenna was born in Apohaqui (Apohaqui, New Brunswick), New Brunswick, Canada. He was raised in the home of his grandparents, who lived adjacent to his parents, because his large family could not be wholly housed in his parents' home. After completing high school in Sussex, New Brunswick, he completed a bachelor's degree at Saint Francis Xavier University in Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia. He began graduate studies (Master's degree) at Queen's University in Kingston (Kingston, Ontario), Ontario, but after working for a stint with Allan MacEachen he took MacEachen's advice that most politicians are lawyers and enrolled in law school at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton (Fredericton, New Brunswick). After he obtained a law degree, he moved to Chatham, New Brunswick, and began the practice of law. He became famous and something of a folk hero, particularly among Acadians, as the defence lawyer in the high-profile murder case of famous New Brunswick boxing champion, Yvon Durelle, in what was a widely publicized case. Kentville until 1997-8 was one of seven Nova Scotia towns (along with Riverport (Riverport, Nova Scotia), Berwick (Berwick, Nova Scotia), Canso (Canso, Nova Scotia), Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Lunenburg (Lunenburg, Nova Scotia) and Mahone Bay (Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia)) to own its own electricity distribution utility within town limits - the '''Kentville Electric Commission'''. When the other six joined into the Municipal Electric Utilities of Nova Scotia in January 1998,Kentville instead sold its utility to Nova Scotia Power , a privately owned generator and distributor whose service area covered the rest of the province. Biography John Lent was born on July 8, 1948, in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. The Writers Union of Canada, member page for John Lent He is the son of Harry and Adrienne (Brown) Lent and is one of seven siblings (Susan, Michael, Harry, Francis, Timothy, Mary-Lou). Lent married the painter Jude Clarke in 1981. Educated at the University of Alberta, B.A. (with honors), 1969, M.A., 1971, where he was a student of Sheila Watson (Sheila Watson (writer)), Lent pursued doctoral studies at York University, 1971-75, including field work in British Columbia, on Malcolm Lowry and Spatial Form. * Glace Bay (Glace Bay, Nova Scotia) has the Savoy Theatre, a cultural centre for Cape Breton Island. * Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) has Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre, and Theatre Antigonish Antigonish. *x20px (File:Nova Scotia 103.svg) Highway 103 (Nova Scotia Highway 103) -- Highway 102 interchange at Halifax (Halifax Urban Area) - Bridgewater (Bridgewater, Nova Scotia) - Barrington Passage (Barrington, Nova Scotia) - Yarmouth (Yarmouth, Nova Scotia) *x20px (File:TCH 104.svg)x20px (File:Nova Scotia 104.svg) Highway 104 (Nova Scotia Highway 104) - Trans-Canada Highway -- New Brunswick border - Amherst (Amherst, Nova Scotia) - Truro (Truro, Nova Scotia) - New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia) - Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) - Canso Causeway - St. Peters (St. Peters, Nova Scotia) (TCH designation only between NB (New Brunswick) border and Canso Causeway) *x20px (File:TCH 105.svg) Highway 105 (Nova Scotia Highway 105) - Trans-Canada Highway -- Canso Causeway - Baddeck (Baddeck, Nova Scotia) - Marine Atlantic ferry terminal at North Sydney (North Sydney, Nova Scotia) (to Newfoundland (Newfoundland and Labrador)) *20px (File:Nova Scotia 3.svg) Trunk 3 (Nova Scotia Trunk 3) -- Halifax (Halifax Urban Area) - Upper Tantallon (Upper Tantallon, Nova Scotia) - Chester (Chester, Nova Scotia) - Lunenburg (Lunenburg, Nova Scotia) - Bridgewater (Bridgewater, Nova Scotia)-Liverpool (Liverpool, Nova Scotia) - Shelburne (Shelburne, Nova Scotia) - Barrington Passage (Barrington, Nova Scotia) - Yarmouth (Yarmouth, Nova Scotia) *20px (File:Nova Scotia 4.svg) Trunk 4 (Nova Scotia Trunk 4) -- Wentworth (Wentworth, Nova Scotia) - Truro (Truro, Nova Scotia) - New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia) - Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) - Port Hawkesbury (Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia) - St. Peter's (St. Peter's, Nova Scotia) - Sydney (Sydney, Nova Scotia) - Glace Bay (Glace Bay, Nova Scotia) *20px (File:Nova Scotia 5.svg) Trunk 5 (Nova Scotia Trunk 5) -- Millville Boularderie (Millville Boularderie, Nova Scotia) - Boularderie East (Boularderie East, Nova Scotia) *22px (Image:NSRoute336.PNG) Route 336 (Nova Scotia Route 336): Upper Musquodoboit (Upper Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia) - Dean (Dean, Nova Scotia) - Newton Mills (Newton Mills, Nova Scotia) - Eastville (Eastville, Nova Scotia) - Springside (Springside, Nova Scotia) *22px (Image:NSRoute337.PNG) Route 337 (Nova Scotia Route 337): Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) - Morristown (Morristown, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia) - Cape George (Cape George, Nova Scotia) - Georgeville (Georgeville, Nova Scotia) - Malignant Cove (Malignant Cove, Nova Scotia) *22px (Image:NSRoute340.PNG) Route 340 (Nova Scotia Route 340): Hebron (Hebron, Nova Scotia) - Deerfield (Deerfield, Nova Scotia) - Weaver Settlement (Weaver Settlement, Nova Scotia) - Carleton (Carleton, Nova Scotia) - Richfield (Richfield, Nova Scotia) - Pleasant Valley (Pleasant Valley, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia) - Forest Glen (Forest Glen, Nova Scotia) - Corberrie (Corberrie, Nova Scotia) - Weymouth (Weymouth, Nova Scotia) *Sunrise Trail -- Amherst (Amherst, Nova Scotia) - Tidnish Bridge (Tidnish Bridge, Nova Scotia) - Tidnish (Tidnish, Nova Scotia) - Lorneville (Lorneville, Nova Scotia) - Port Howe (Port Howe, Nova Scotia) - Pugwash (Pugwash, Nova Scotia) - Wallace (Wallace, Nova Scotia) - Malagash (Malagash, Nova Scotia) - Tatamagouche (Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia) - Pictou (Pictou, Nova Scotia) - River John (River John, Nova Scotia) - Westville (Westville, Nova Scotia) - New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia) - Northumberland Ferries (Northumberland Ferries Limited) - Caribou (Caribou, Nova Scotia) - Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) - Doctors Brook (Doctors Brook, Nova Scotia) - Lower Barney's River (Lower Barney's River, Nova Scotia) - Morristown (Morristown, Nova Scotia) - Cape George (Cape George, Nova Scotia) - Georgeville (Georgeville, Nova Scotia) - Malignant Cove (Malignant Cove, Nova Scotia) - Tracadie (Tracadie, Nova Scotia) - Havre Boucher (Havre Boucher, Nova Scotia) - Auld's Cove (Auld's Cove, Nova Scotia) - Canso Causeway Early life Hiram Blanchard was born in West River, Nova Scotia on January 17, 1820 to father Jonathan Blanchard and mother Sarah Goggins. Hiram attended the same school as his brother, Jotham Blanchard, Pictou Academy. After graduating, Blanchard began studying law at Guysborough, Nova Scotia with future Nova Scotia House of Assembly member William Frederick DesBarres and was admitted to the bar as an attorney (Attorney at law) at age 21 in November 1841. Marrying Eliza Cantrell in 1842, he was admitted to the bar as a barrister in April 1843. Shortly after his admission to the bar, Blanchard opened up a law office in the small seaside village of Port Hood, Nova Scotia, practising in the law courts of Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) and Guysborough (Guysborough, Nova Scotia). In a short time, Blanchard gained a reputation amongst those in the legal profession for his skill in examining witnesses and clear presentation of facts. Hiram Blanchard - Dictionary of Canadian Biography (accessed 2010-01-09). - St. Francis Xavier University X-Women (St. Francis Xavier X-Women women's ice hockey) Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) NS (Nova Scotia) 1853 Charles V. Keating Centre 1,500 - '''St. Francis Xavier University''' is a primarily undergraduate university located in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada. The university brings together 5,000 students from across Canada and around the world in arts, science, business and information systems. demo-cd Antigonish (Antigonish County, Nova Scotia) Guysborough (Guysborough County, Nova Scotia) Halifax (Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia) Pictou (Pictou County, Nova Scotia) demo-csd Halifax (Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia), New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia), Stellarton (Stellarton, Nova Scotia), Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Pictou (Pictou, Nova Scotia), Westville (Westville, Nova Scotia), Trenton (Trenton, Nova Scotia), St. Mary's (St. Mary's, Nova Scotia) - Antigonish (St. Martha's Regional Hospital) Heliport (List of heliports in Canada#6) CDY5 Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia - Career Although he continued to play nights at square dances across Nova Scotia, MacMaster began a career as a station agent and telegrapher for the Canadian National Railway to support himself and his family. In 1943, he made his first radio broadcast from the town of Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia in 1948. In the 1970s, he played regularly on Canadian television; CBC Television's ''Ceilidh'' show. After his retirement from the railroad in 1988, he went on to play full-time as a professional musician, gaining an international reputation. He was one of the first Cape Breton fiddlers to be asked to teach in Scotland. Awards MacMaster was awarded an honorary doctorate from St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) in 1995, and in 2000 he was awarded the Order of Canada for his contributions to Canadian culture. ''The Canadian Encyclopedia'' states that the citation for the Order of Canada read "as ambassador of Canadian music and a mentor to many, he is leading a Gaelic renaissance in Canada and abroad." He has appeared through Nova Scotia, Canada, the US and the UK for dances, in concert and in festivals such as the Atlantic Fiddlers' Festival, Cape Breton Fiddlers' Festival, Celtic Colours International Festival, Nova Scotia Highland Village Day, Cape Breton Fiddlers' Festival, the Nova Scotia international tattoo, and the Celtic Sundance Festival, Utah. He has performed He also received the Order of Nova Scotia in 2003 for outstanding achievement benefiting the province and its residents. In October 2006, he was awarded an honorary doctorate from Cape Breton University in a special ceremony held in Judique. Country Harbour has few significant employment opportunities aside from the traditional primary resource industries. Many residents tend to commute to Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) or even as far as New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia), Port Hawkesbury (Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia) and Halifax for employment, however the majority of the community is retirees. Personal life Smith was born in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, and grew up in Thorburn (Thorburn, Nova Scotia). He earned a degree in English from St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. He played hockey for the Pictou County Weeks of the Nova Scotia Midget AAA Hockey League when he was in high school. For a short time in 2006, he was engaged to actress Nichole Hiltz. MacNeil was born in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. She worked her way from small town private radio stations to the position of senior anchor with CBC Television. She deals extensively in international affairs, having covered many of the biggest stories of the last decade. MacNeil primarily has made her mark as an interviewer, noted for being an exceptional listener who can capture the essence of her guest, whether they like it or not. "It's about being present with people", she told an interviewer this year. "You can't walk into an interview with anyone's questions but your own. We absolutely cannot accept the status quo of tough sounding questions, with clever evasive answers and say that's ok. It's not ok. I'm incredibly curious about most other people. When a question occurs to me I'll ask it. if someone is evasive, I'll usually call them on it.." MacNeil previously cohosted with Evan Solomon of ''CBC News: Sunday'', a two-hour long weekly magazine program focusing on politics, ethics and spirituality. As of September 2004, MacNeil and Evan Solomon co-hosted ''CBC News: Sunday Night'', an hour-long prime time news broadcast on CBC Television, as well as on CBC Newsworld, Canada's 24-hour (24-hour news cycle) cable news television channel. The programs were cancelled in June 2009. "Major changes ahead at CBC News". ''The Globe and Mail'', June 19, 2009 CBC News Sunday has won several Gemini Awards. Scott was raised in Liverpool (Liverpool, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia, and attended a number of higher-learning institutions, including St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia, Carleton University in Ottawa (Ottawa, Ontario), Ontario, the University of Winnipeg and the University of Manitoba. He worked as a financial-government analyst, and at one stage worked for the Auditor General of Canada. Scott also held membership in a number of environmentally-oriented groups, including the ''Naturalists Society'' and the ''Solar Energy Society of Canada''. Early life and career Born in Sydney (Sydney, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia, Gallivan began his broadcast career at a local radio (Independent Local Radio) station in Antigonish, Nova Scotia while attending St. Francis Xavier University. Whiles at St. Francis Xavier, he was once room mates with Hollywood film director, Daniel Petrie. He taught high school algebra and Latin in Antigonish following graduation and took a stint in the Canadian Army before returning to continue his broadcasting career. Nova Scotia *Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia): Derived from the Mi'kmaq (Mi'kmaq language) word ''nalegitkoonechk'', meaning "where branches are torn off". *Baddeck (Baddeck, Nova Scotia) '''The StFX Student Union''', known as ''The U'', represents the students at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada. It is a student run organization, it represents over 4000 students and it provides many services and activities. ''The U'' sits as a voting member on the federal lobbying group CASA (Canadian Alliance of Student Associations) and provincial lobbying group ANSSA (Alliance of Nova Scotia Student Associations). "Rethinking Development: Local Pathways to Global Wellbeing," the ''Second International Conference on Gross National Happiness'' was held in Antigonish, Nova Scotia June 20–24, 2005, co-hosted by Genuine Progress Index Atlantic (proceedings online); the Coady International Institute; Shambhala; the Centre for Bhutan Studies; the Province of Nova Scotia; the Gorsebrook Research Institute at Saint Mary's University; and the University of New Brunswick. The son of Allan McDonald and Christina Cameron, he was educated at Saint Francis Xavier University and called to the Nova Scotia bar in 1855. McDonald married Sarah Smith in 1856. He practiced law in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. McDonald represented Antigonish County in the Legislative Assembly of Nova Scotia from 1859 to 1863. In 1872, he was named Queen's Counsel. Lamb attended Edmonton County Grammar School, and later Lamb joined the oil industry, which resulted in him working in Libya and Canada, where he attended St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. This developed his amateur interest in acting into a professional level, performing at Canada's Stratford Festival (Stratford Shakespeare Festival) in 1975–76.
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