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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

“Mozart” redirects here. For other uses, see Mozart (disambiguation). [pageneeded] and began his famous operatic collaboration with the librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte. 1786 saw the successful premiere of The Marriage of Figaro in Vienna. Its reception in Prague later in the year was even warmer, and this led to a second collaboration with Da Ponte:… Leggi tutto »

Jewish people

This article is about the Jewish people. For their religion, see Judaism. “Jew” redirects here. For other uses, see Jew (disambiguation). [jehuˈdim]) or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group[10] and a nation,[11][12][13] originating from the Israelites[14][15][16] and Hebrews[17][18] of historical Israel and Judah. Jewish ethnicity, nationhood, and religion are strongly interrelated,[19][20] as Judaism is theLeggi tutto »

William Wordsworth

“Wordsworth” redirects here. For other uses, see Wordsworth (disambiguation). For the English composer, see William Wordsworth (composer). [circular reference] Isaac Asimov‘s novelization of the film Fantastic Voyage sees Dr. Peter Duval quoting Wordsworth’s The Prelude as the miniaturized submarine sails through the cerebral fluid surrounding a human brain, comparing it to the “strange seas of… Leggi tutto »

Bing Crosby

:8 His early career coincided with recording innovations that allowed him to develop an intimate singing style that influenced many male singers who followed him, including Perry Como,[4]Frank Sinatra, Dick Haymes, and Dean Martin. Yank magazine said that he was “the person who had done the most for the morale of overseas servicemen” during World… Leggi tutto »

Trieste

“Tergeste” redirects here. For the asteroid, see 478 Tergeste. For other uses, see Trieste (disambiguation). [triˈɛste] ([tə́ɾst]) is a city and a seaport in northeastern Italy. It is situated towards the end of a narrow strip of Italian territory lying between the Adriatic Sea and Slovenia, which lies approximately 10–15km (6.2–9.3mi) south and east of… Leggi tutto »

Eric Clapton

Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE (born 30 March 1945) is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of the Yardbirds and of Cream. Clapton has been referred to as one… Leggi tutto »

Maurizio De Giovanni

Maurizio de Giovanni (born March 31, 1958 in Napoli) is an Italian author of Giallo novels. Marizio de Giovanni Biography Maurizio de Giovanni was born in Naples in 1958; he spent the majority of his life living and working there. In 2005 he decided to join a Porsche Italia competition reserved for giallo novelists, and… Leggi tutto »

Doris Lessing

Move to London; political views After the divorce, Doris’ interest was drawn to the community around the Left Book Club, an organisation she had joined the year before.[12][15] It was here that she met her future second husband, Gottfried Lessing. They married shortly after she joined the group, and had a child together (Peter, born… Leggi tutto »

Margaret Atwood

Margaret Eleanor Atwood CC OOnt CH FRSC (born November 18, 1939) is a Canadian poet, novelist, literary critic, essayist, inventor, teacher, and environmental activist. Since 1961, she has published seventeen books of poetry, sixteen novels, ten books of non-fiction, eight collections of short fiction, eight children’s books, and one graphic novel, as well as a… Leggi tutto »

Oscar Wilde

This article is about the 19th-century author. For other uses, see Oscar Wilde (disambiguation). [citation needed] Magdalen College, Oxford[edit] At Magdalen, he read Greats from 1874 to 1878, and from there he applied to join the Oxford Union, but failed to be elected.[20] Oscar Wilde at Oxford Attracted by its dress, secrecy, and ritual, Wilde… Leggi tutto »

Hungary

This article is about the country. For other uses, see Hungary (disambiguation). [ˈmɒɟɒrorsaːɡ] (Majority Hungarian areas (according to the 1910 census) detached from Hungary Following the First World War, Hungary underwent a period of profound political upheaval, beginning with the Aster Revolution in 1918, which brought the social-democratic Mihly Krolyi to power as Prime Minister.… Leggi tutto »