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Cavtat

;Glavni junak jedne knjige" (''"The Main Character of A Book"''), with lyrics written by poet Duško Trifunović, and "Bila mama Kukunka, bio tata Taranta" (''"There Was Mommy Kukunka, There Was Daddy Taranta"''), was almost at the same time released by both Jugoton and Diskoton, as Bregović signed contracts with both of the labels. This brought huge press covering and helped the record sell. The band had their first bigger performance at the 1974 BOOM

Festival in Ljubljana, where they were announced as "the new hopes". The band spent the summer performing in Cavtat and preparing songs for their first album. The band soon released their third single (also produced by Borota but recorded at Jugoton's Zagreb "Jadran film" 4 track studio facility) with songs "Da sam pekar" (''"If I Was a Baker"'') and "Selma" (with lyrics written by poet Vlado Dijak). This single saw huge success


Hamina

origin Hämeenlinna, Finland '''Irwin Goodman''' (real name: Antti Yrjö Hammarberg, 14 September 1943, Hämeenlinna – 14 January 1991, Hamina) was a popular Finnish (Finland) rock (rock music) and folk (Folk music) singer. In the late 1960s he was widely known as a protest singer (protest song). He recorded over 300 songs, most of which were his own compositions, with lyrics written by Vexi Salmi. Irwin Goodman started as a protest song


Ipanema

, with music by Jobim (Antônio Carlos Jobim) and Portuguese lyrics by de Moraes (Vinícius de Moraes) with English lyrics written later by Norman Gimbel. Its popularity has seen a resurgence with Diana Krall's song "Boy from Ipanema" released in 2008. A large number of city bus lines have stops at the entrance of University. It is close to Leblon, Ipanema, Jardim Botânico and Lagoa (Lagoa, Rio de Janeiro), which are some of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Rio. The subway (Subway (rail)) authority (Metrô (Rio de Janeiro Metro)) has planned expanding its line to a station at the entrance of PUC-Rio, however, while the Gávea station is not built, Metrô (Rio de Janeiro Metro)-branded buses connect the University to the ''General Osório'' station (located in Ipanema) and to ''Botafogo'' station (on Botafogo beach). A large number of city bus lines have stops at the entrance of University. It is close to Leblon, Ipanema, Jardim Botânico and Lagoa (Lagoa, Rio de Janeiro), which are some of the wealthiest neighborhoods in Rio. The subway (Subway (rail)) authority (Metrô (Rio de Janeiro Metro)) has planned expanding its line to a station at the entrance of PUC-Rio, however, while the Gávea station is not built, Metrô (Rio de Janeiro Metro)-branded buses connect the University to the ''General Osório'' station (located in Ipanema) and to ''Botafogo'' station (on Botafogo beach). '''Brenda Costa''' is a Brazilian fashion model (Model (person)) and former swimmer. She was born on November 8, 1982 in Rio de Janeiro. Brenda Costa at AskMen Brenda Costa is 177 cm (5 feet 9.5 inches) tall. O Dia newspaper Her model career started when she was 16 years old, Sordos website after she was discovered in the Ipanema neighborhood by Agência Mega. Brenda Costa is placed 23rd in the Models.com Top 25 Sexiest Models. Models.com She was on the cover of the April 2004 French (France) edition of ''ELLE'' magazine. Brenda Costa Profile in the FMD-database. Accessed 2008-09-02. In November 2005 she appeared on an episode of ''Tout le monde en parle''. http: www.imdb.com name nm2076918 Costa, who was born deaf, has a tattoo of an eye on the base of neck which signifies that she is on the lookout for people who mistreat her behind her back.


Râmnicu Vâlcea

1848, ''Deşteaptă-te, române!'' (the national anthem of Romania), with lyrics written by Andrei Mureşanu and music composed by Anton Pann (whose memorial house lies in the center of the town), was sung for the first time in Râmnicu Vâlcea. Gheorghe Magheru gathered his military force in Râureni, now part of the city, in an attempt to face the anti-revolutionary forces of Imperial Russia and the Ottoman Empire. In the 1980s, the city was completely rebuilt in a style


Hämeenlinna

songs, most of which were his own compositions, with lyrics written by Vexi Salmi. Irwin Goodman started as a protest song singer in the folk boom of the mid-1960s, his humorous songs, often mocking the authorities, became favorites of the Finnish people; to such extent that small "Irwin singalike" contests are continuously arranged by some pubs for entertainment. Goodman had continuing troubles with Finnish tax authorities and had ever-worsening problems with alcohol. His


Southern Tang

;ref Wu, 213 . ) from the Song Dynasty (960–1279) describes a game called ''chuíwán (Chuiwan)'' (捶丸) and also includes drawings of the game. It was played with 10 clubs including a ''cuanbang'', ''pubang'', and ''shaobang'', which are comparable to a driver, two-wood, and three-wood. Clubs were inlaid with jade and gold, suggesting chuíwán was for the wealthy. Chinese archive includes references to a Southern Tang official who asked his daughter to dig holes as a target. Ling suggested chuíwán was exported to Europe and then Scotland by Mongolian (Mongols) travellers in the late Middle Ages.


Knin

of the Serbian and former Yugoslav rock scene, despite their hard rock sound with blues and heavy metal (heavy metal music) Pejović N., "Teškometalni Ikar protiv gravitacije", Popboks.com elements, and thanks to their provocative social- and, since the release of ''Mrtva priroda'', political-related lyrics written by the band leader Bora Đorđević. After the album ''Istina'' (1985) the band, although still generally fitting into hard rock, started gradually turning towards softer sound, managing to sustain their popularity. The pop rock band Bajaga i Instruktori, formed in 1984 by former Riblja Čorba member Momčilo Bajagić "Bajaga" (Momčilo Bajagić), after releasing their debut, highly successful solo album ''Pozitivna geografija'' in 1983 (originally released as Bajagić's solo album, but, as it featured musicians which would later become members of Bajaga i Instruktori, included in the band's official discography), started releasing successful albums ''Sa druge strane jastuka'' (1985) ''Jahači magle'' (1986), and ''Prodavnica tajni'' (1988), all becoming mega-hits. Both Bajaga i Instruktori and Riblja Čorba entered the 1990s as some of the most popular Serbian rock acts, and their later releases maintained the gained popularity. "BAJAGA I INSTRUKTORI U SAVA CENTRU: Instruktori mejnstrima", Popboks.com However, in the 1990s, Riblja Čorba's popularity heavily declined in Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina during the Yugoslav wars, when Ðorđević became an active supporter of the Serbian troops in Republika Srpska and Republika Srpska Krajina, which he demonstrated by recording controversial songs "E moj druže zagrebački" (which was recorded as a response to Jura Stublić's song "E moj druže beogradski") and "Ljetovanje" with the band Mindušari from Knin. However, Ðorđević was also strongly opposed to Serbian regime and the president Slobodan Milošević and he demonstrated his attitude by writing a number of anti-regime songs released on Riblja Čorba albums ''Zbogom, Srbijo'' (1993), ''Ostalo je ćutanje'' (1996) and ''Nojeva barka'' (1999) and on his solo album ''Njihovi dani'' (1996). The origins of the unit can be traced back to April 1991, on the eve of Croatian War of Independence, when a group of armed men, the predessesors to the JSO; led by Franko Simatović and Dragan Vasiljković set off from Belgrade to Knin. Several days earlier, on March 16, Milošević promised "preparations of appropriate units capable of defending interests of Serbia and Serb people outside Serbia" in a closed session with Serbian municipal presidents. '''Mirko Marjanović''' (Serbian Cyrillic: Мирко Марјановић) (July 27, 1937 in Knin, Littoral Banovina, Kingdom of Yugoslavia — February 21, 2006 in Belgrade, Serbia, Serbia-Montenegro) was a former Prime Minister of Serbia and a high-ranking official in Slobodan Milošević's Socialist Party of Serbia (SPS). Upon graduation, Marjanović came back to Knin since he found employment there as the supervisor in Tvik factory. From there, he advanced to the position of financial director, and eventually moving on to metallurgical factory in Zenica. In 1973, he transferred to the Moscow outpost of Progres - a state company that handled close to 80% of Yugoslav black metallurgy and other heavy industries. DATE OF BIRTH 27 July 1937 PLACE OF BIRTH Knin, Kingdom of Yugoslavia DATE OF DEATH 21 February 2006 The river has its source near the border of Croatia with Bosnia and Herzegovina, at the foot of the Dinara mountain. It flows past Knin in Inner Dalmatia towards the south and enters the Prokljansko jezero near Skradin. Background The opening phase of the Croatian War of Independence, from July 1991 to the imposition of an uneasy UN-brokered ceasefire in early January 1992, resulted in an uneasy standstill between the fledgling Croatian state, that had gained support from the international community, but at the severe cost of losing almost a third of its territory to ethnic Serb (Serbs of Croatia) rebels of the Republic of Serbian Krajina headquartered in Knin, openly backed by the Serbian-controlled Yugoslav People's Army (JNA), that had pressed home their near-total superiority in artillery, armour and air power over the newly formed Croatian army. Domagoj was a powerful Croatian nobelman, with lands around Knin. Following the death of Trpimir I (Trpimir I of Croatia) in 864, he usurped (usurpation) the throne of Zdeslav (Zdeslav of Croatia) in a civil war. Domagoj became the Duke of Dalmatian Croatia, and Trpimir's sons, Petar, Zdeslav (Zdeslav of Croatia) and Muncimir (Muncimir of Croatia), were forced into exile. During Domagoj's reign piracy was a common practice, which caused bad relations with the Venice (Republic of Venice). In 865 Domagoj was forced to make an unfavourable peace with the Venetian Republic (Republic of Venice), giving hostages to Venice as a guarantee for safe passage of Venetian ships in the Adriatic Sea. Benkovac is located where the plain of Ravni Kotari and the karstic plateau of Bukovica meet, 20 km from the town of Biograd na Moru and 30 km from Zadar. The Zagreb-Split (Split (city)) motorway and Zadar-Knin railway pass through the town. It borders the municipalities of Novigrad (Novigrad, Zadar County), Posedarje, Obrovac (Obrovac, Croatia), Lišane Ostrovičke, Kistanje and Stankovci. '''Ilija Petković''' (Serbian Cyrillic: Илија Петковић) (born September 22, 1945 in Knin) is a retired Serbian footballer (Football (soccer)). Since the early 1990s he's been a football manager, his most notable appointment being with the Serbia and Montenegro national football team. DATE OF BIRTH September 22, 1945 PLACE OF BIRTH Knin, DF Yugoslavia (Democratic Federal Yugoslavia) DATE OF DEATH


Ljubljana

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Republika Srpska

protiv gravitacije", Popboks.com elements, and thanks to their provocative social- and, since the release of ''Mrtva priroda'', political-related lyrics written by the band leader Bora Đorđević. After the album ''Istina'' (1985) the band, although still generally fitting into hard rock, started gradually turning towards softer sound, managing to sustain their popularity. The pop rock band Bajaga i Instruktori, formed in 1984 by former Riblja Čorba member Momčilo Bajagić "Bajaga" (Momčilo Bajagić), after releasing their debut, highly successful solo album ''Pozitivna geografija'' in 1983 (originally released as Bajagić's solo album, but, as it featured musicians which would later become members of Bajaga i Instruktori, included in the band's official discography), started releasing successful albums ''Sa druge strane jastuka'' (1985) ''Jahači magle'' (1986), and ''Prodavnica tajni'' (1988), all becoming mega-hits. Both Bajaga i Instruktori and Riblja Čorba entered the 1990s as some of the most popular Serbian rock acts, and their later releases maintained the gained popularity. "BAJAGA I INSTRUKTORI U SAVA CENTRU: Instruktori mejnstrima", Popboks.com However, in the 1990s, Riblja Čorba's popularity heavily declined in Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina during the Yugoslav wars, when Ðorđević became an active supporter of the Serbian troops in Republika Srpska and Republika Srpska Krajina, which he demonstrated by recording controversial songs "E moj druže zagrebački" (which was recorded as a response to Jura Stublić's song "E moj druže beogradski") and "Ljetovanje" with the band Mindušari from Knin. However, Ðorđević was also strongly opposed to Serbian regime and the president Slobodan Milošević and he demonstrated his attitude by writing a number of anti-regime songs released on Riblja Čorba albums ''Zbogom, Srbijo'' (1993), ''Ostalo je ćutanje'' (1996) and ''Nojeva barka'' (1999) and on his solo album ''Njihovi dani'' (1996). * In '''Belgium''', the Flemish Region has an exclave, the municipality of Voeren (Fourons), whereas Wallonia also has an exclave, the municipality of Comines-Warneton (Komen-Waasten). The territory of the German-speaking Community of Belgium is also composed of two parts separated by a part of the French Community (French Community of Belgium). Apart from Baarle-Hertog, there are two municipalities consisting of non-contiguous parts: Ixelles Elsene (Ixelles) in the Brussels Capital Region and Mesen in West-Flanders. * In '''Bosnia and Herzegovina''', Posavina Canton is part of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina situated between Republika Srpska and Croatia. In this canton, Orašje is adjacent to Brčko District, which belongs to both entities, but Odžak is a true exclave. * In '''Brazil''': Residents of Gorazde try to maintain life in the town, now sieged by Serb-dominated areas of Republika Srpska. They suffer from destruction of basic infrastructures, shortage of utilities such as electricity, and hunger. Food supplies airlifted by U.S. C-130s flown from Germany help relieve food shortages, but Bosniaks have to risk their lives in the long winter trail to reach the airdropped packages.


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