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Haight-Ashbury

house off Haight Street called The Other Cafe (currently the restaurant Crepes on Cole) became a full-time comedy club helping to launch the careers of Robin Williams, Dana Carvey, and Whoopi Goldberg. Also in the 1980s through to the early 1990s the I-Beam (I-Beam (nightclub)) nightclub


Kingdom of Powys

Phillips and Martin Keatman in their book, ''King Arthur: The True Story'' (1992). They suggest that "Arthur" was a byname (nickname) and identify its recipient as Owain from a passage in ''De Excidio Britanniae.'' Its contemporary author, Gildas, refers (in Latin) to Owain’s son


Calgary

Brian title The Good Steward: The Ernest C. Manning Story year 2008 publisher Fifth House Ltd. location Calgary, Alberta isbn 978-1-897252-16-1 * *

(1981) 21 The pair was married December 23, 1912, at the Toronto home of Edy's sister Blanche. A honeymoon trip back to Calgary via Chicago followed. Foster (1981) 27 References * *

Byrne title Alberta's Revolutionary Leaders year 1991 publisher Detselig Enterprises location Calgary, Alberta isbn 1-55059-024-3 * *


Luton

. The districts around Luton in Bedfordshire and the neighboring counties were, since the beginning


San Marino

retains the longer form. * '''Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth''' (


Bournemouth

of Iron Age pottery on the East Cliff in 1969, suggest there may have been settlements there during that period. Hengistbury Head, added to the borough in 1930, was the site of a much older Palaeolithic encampment. Ashley and Ashley (p.7) Edwards (pp.1–3)


Algiers

Story year 2003 publisher National Geographic (National Geographic (magazine)) History thumb Ex-Voto (File:Ex Voto of a Naval Battle between a Turkish ship from Alger and a ship of the Order of Malta under Langon 1719.jpg) of a naval battle between a Turkish ship from Algiers (front) and a ship of the Order of Malta under Langon, 1719. "Barbary" was not always a unified political entity. From the 16th century onwards, it was divided


Birmingham, Alabama

''Civitan'', derived from the Latin word for ''citizenship''. In late August 2008, marking the third anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and the associated levee failure disaster (2005 levee failures in Greater New Orleans), Banksy produced a series of works in New Orleans, Louisiana, mostly on buildings derelict since


Portland, Oregon

; and was raised by her friends and drag queens at gay clubs (gay bar) in Portland. Love also took job opportunities working at dance halls in Japan and Taiwan. ref name "

in the 1980s included Poison Idea, The Wipers, Lockjaw (Lockjaw (band)), Final Warning, and The Rats (The Rats (American band)). Hole (Hole (band)) frontwoman Courtney Love grew up in Portland, and was active in the city's punk scene at the time. She initially met Nirvana (Nirvana (band)) frontman Kurt Cobain


Lahore

diplomat, statesman, Sufi, and first Bangladeshi foreign secretary Abul Fateh. In 1919, Grierson (George Abraham Grierson) maintained that the dialects of what is now the southwest of Punjab Province in Pakistan constitute a dialect cluster, which he designated "Southern Lahnda" within a putative "Lahnda


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