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British Raj (28,846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

rule of the British Crown on the Indian subcontinent, lasting from 1858 to 1947. It is also called Crown rule in India, or Direct rule in India. The region
Partition of India (25,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Partition of India in 1947 was the change of political borders and the division of other assets that accompanied the dissolution of the British Raj
Flag of India (6,701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Constituent Assembly held on 22 July 1947, and it became the official flag of the Union of India on 15 August 1947. The flag was subsequently retained
Roswell incident (11,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Roswell incident is a conspiracy theory which alleges that the 1947 crash of a United States Army Air Forces balloon near Roswell, New Mexico was actually
Empire of Japan (15,491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Restoration in 1868 until the enactment of the reformed Constitution of Japan in 1947. From 29 August 1910 until 2 September 1945, it administered the naichi (the
Copa América (4,420 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
three consecutive titles by winning the championships of 1945, 1946 and 1947. After those three annual tournaments, the competition returned to being
Pakistan (33,620 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sultanate, the Mughals, and most recently, the British Raj from 1858 to 1947. Spurred by the Pakistan Movement, which sought a homeland for the Muslims
States and union territories of India (3,852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Central India Three kingdoms were in direct relations with the Emperor. In 1947, the last Act of the Crown was passed. The act dissolved the Indian Empire
AK-47 (11,776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the AK-47 began in 1945. It was presented for official military trials in 1947, and, in 1948, the fixed-stock version was introduced into active service
India (26,895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
populous country as of June 2023; and from the time of its independence in 1947, the world's most populous democracy. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the
Prussia (11,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
German Chancellor Franz von Papen in 1932 and de jure by an Allied decree in 1947. For centuries, the House of Hohenzollern ruled Prussia, expanding its size
The Oak Ridge Boys (4,357 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Deacon" Freeman, Curly Kinsey, and Johnny New. This group began recording in 1947. Wally Fowler and the Oak Ridge Quartet were members of the Grand Ole Opry
Presidencies and provinces of British India (3,700 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called British India. In one form or another, they existed between 1612 and 1947, conventionally divided into three historical periods: Between 1612 and 1757
Dave Loggins (622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
David Allen Loggins (November 10, 1947 – July 10, 2024) was an American singer, songwriter, and musician. He is best known for his 1974 hit single "Please
Jawaharlal Nehru (22,629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nationalist movement in the 1930s and 1940s. Upon India's independence in 1947, he served as the country's first prime minister for 16 years. Nehru promoted
Indo-Pakistani war of 1947–1948 (10,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 1947–1948, also known as the first Kashmir war, was a war fought between India and Pakistan over the princely state of Jammu and Kashmir from 1947 to
Independence Day (India) (5,185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
commemorating the nation's independence from the United Kingdom on 15 August 1947, the day when the provisions of the Indian Independence Act, which transferred
United States Air Force (15,471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
branch of the United States Armed Forces in 1947 with the enactment of the National Security Act of 1947. It is the second youngest branch of the United
1948 Palestine war (10,617 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The war had two main phases, the first being the 1947–1948 civil war, which began on 30 November 1947, a day after the United Nations voted to adopt the
United Nations Partition Plan for Palestine (14,581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Mandatory Palestine at the end of the British Mandate. On 29 November 1947, the UN General Assembly adopted the Plan as Resolution 181 (II). The resolution
Al Capone (8,480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alphonse Gabriel Capone (/kəˈpoʊn/; January 17, 1899 – January 25, 1947), sometimes known by the nickname "Scarface", was an American gangster and businessman
British Indian Army (5,771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Indian Army, was the main military force of the British Indian Empire until 1947. It was responsible for the defence of both British India and the princely
Tony Awards (6,850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
awards, in addition to several special awards. Starting with 11 awards in 1947, the names and number of categories have changed over the years. Some examples:
Jon Landau (930 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jon Landau (born May 14, 1947) is an American music critic, manager, and record producer. He has worked with Bruce Springsteen in all three capacities
FC Barcelona (19,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1951, while Barcelona's biggest win was 5–0 on seven occasions (in 1933, 1947, 1964, 1975, 1992, 2016 and 2017). Espanyol achieved a 2–1 win against Barça
LG (1,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
LG Corporation was established as Lak Hui Chemical Industrial Corp. in 1947 by Koo In-hwoi. In 1952, Lak Hui (락희) (pronounced "Lucky"; now LG Chem) became
Kingdom of Romania (5,378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen as King Carol I (thus beginning the Romanian royal family), until 1947 with the abdication of King Michael I and the Romanian parliament's proclamation
Naxalite–Maoist insurgency (8,318 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Naxalite–Maoist insurgency is an ongoing conflict between Maoist groups known as Naxalites or Naxals (a group of communists supportive of Maoist political
Ferrari (9,825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
current name in 1945, and began to produce its current line of road cars in 1947. Ferrari became a public company in 1960, and from 1963 to 2014 it was a
Polish People's Republic (10,299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Polish People's Republic (1952–1989), formerly the Republic of Poland (1947–1952), was a country in Central Europe that existed as the predecessor of
Mandatory Palestine (16,697 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
territory into two states, one Arab and one Jewish, was passed in November 1947. The 1948 Palestine war ended with the territory of Mandatory Palestine divided
H&M (6,545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
international clothing retailer after Inditex. H&M was founded by Erling Persson in 1947 under the name Hennes. The company's current CEO is Daniel Erver who replaced
List of prime ministers of India (1,932 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Constitution, such 'aid and advice' tendered by the council is binding. Since 1947, India has had 14 prime ministers. Jawaharlal Nehru was India's first prime
Santiago Bernabéu Stadium (6,384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spain. It has been the home stadium of Real Madrid since its completion in 1947. Named after footballer and legendary Real Madrid president Santiago Bernabéu
Transistor (9,900 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
time. The first working device was a point-contact transistor invented in 1947 by physicists John Bardeen, Walter Brattain, and William Shockley at Bell
International Organization for Standardization (4,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are given in Article 3 of the ISO Statutes. ISO was founded on 23 February 1947, and (as of July 2024[update]) it has published over 25,000 international
British Academy Film Awards (1,645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) was founded in 1947 as The British Film Academy, by David Lean, Alexander Korda, Carol Reed,
First-class cricket (2,602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English clubs. At a meeting of the Imperial Cricket Conference (ICC) in 1947, it was formally defined on a global basis. A significant omission of the
1947–1948 civil war in Mandatory Palestine (15,102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947–1948 civil war in Mandatory Palestine was the first phase of the 1947–1949 Palestine war. It broke out after the General Assembly of the United
West Bengal (17,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the establishment of the Viceroyalty. From 1912 to India's Independence in 1947, it was the capital of the Bengal Province. The region was a hotbed of the
United States Secretary of War (586 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Senate and the secretary of state. In 1947, with the passing of the National Security Act of 1947, the secretary of war was replaced by the secretary
Twenty-second Amendment to the United States Constitution (3,533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1947 Michigan: March 31, 1947 Iowa: April 1, 1947 Kansas: April 1, 1947 New Hampshire: April 1, 1947 Delaware: April 2, 1947 Illinois: April 3, 1947 Oregon:
Ted Danson (3,016 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward Bridge Danson III (born December 29, 1947) is an American actor. He achieved stardom playing the lead character Sam Malone on the NBC sitcom Cheers
Jackie Robinson (15,441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
line when he started at first base for the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947. The Dodgers signing Robinson heralded the end of racial segregation in professional
David Bowie (26,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie (/ˈboʊi/ BOH-ee), was an English singer, songwriter, musician
Prime Minister of Japan (2,390 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Japan (1947) Article 72 of the Constitution of Japan (1947) Article 74 of the Constitution of Japan (1947) Article 68 of the Constitution of Japan (1947) Article
Black Dahlia (10,353 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Elizabeth Short (July 29, 1924 – c. January 14–15, 1947), known as the Black Dahlia, was an American woman found murdered in the Leimert Park neighborhood
Indian National Congress (18,410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bombay where W.C. Bonnerjee presided over it. After Indian independence in 1947, Congress emerged as a catch-all and secular party, dominating Indian politics
Dominion of India (8,875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dominion in the British Commonwealth of Nations existing between 15 August 1947 and 26 January 1950. Until its independence, India had been ruled as an informal
Dominion of India (8,875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dominion in the British Commonwealth of Nations existing between 15 August 1947 and 26 January 1950. Until its independence, India had been ruled as an informal
Mahatma Gandhi (24,505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
demanded a separate homeland for Muslims within British India. In August 1947, Britain granted independence, but the British Indian Empire was partitioned
Truman Doctrine (2,890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It was announced to Congress by President Harry S. Truman on March 12, 1947, and further developed on July 4, 1948, when he pledged to oppose the communist
History of India (28,425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Muslim-majority nation state. The British Indian Empire was partitioned in August 1947 into the Dominion of India and Dominion of Pakistan, each gaining its independence
Atlantic Records (9,908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as Atlantic Records) is an American record label founded in October 1947 by Ahmet Ertegun and Herb Abramson. Over the course of two decades, starting
FCSB (7,935 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
league system. The original Steaua București football team was founded in 1947 and belonged to the Ministry of National Defence, through the namesake CSA
Richard Dreyfuss (3,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Stephen Dreyfuss (/ˈdraɪfəs/ DRY-fəs; né Dreyfus; born October 29, 1947) is an American actor. He is known for starring in popular films during the
Constituent Assembly of India (2,610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
provincial elections. After India's independence from the British in August 1947, its members served as the nation's 'Provisional Parliament', as well as
Bugsy Siegel (5,668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel (/ˈsiːɡəl/; February 28, 1906 – June 20, 1947) was an American mobster who was a driving force behind the development of the Las
List of United States representatives from New York (305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Constantia ? Joseph C. Baldwin Republican 17th March 11, 1941 – January 3, 1947 Manhattan ? Daniel D. Barnard Anti-Jacksonian 27th March 4, 1827 – March
Peter Weller (1,954 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Peter Francis Weller (born June 24, 1947) is an American actor and television director. He has appeared in more than 70 films and television series, including
United States presidential line of succession (6,651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
done so on three occasions. The Presidential Succession Act was adopted in 1947, and last revised in 2006. The 25th Amendment, adopted in 1967, also establishes
Kevin Kline (3,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kevin Delaney Kline (born October 24, 1947) is an American actor. Kline is known for his over five decade career as a leading man on stage and screen.
Governor-General of India (3,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Governor-General of India (1833 to 1950, from 1858 to 1947 the Viceroy and Governor-General of India, commonly shortened to Viceroy of India) was the
Lord Mountbatten (14,225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mountbatten was created viscount in 1946 and earl the following year. In February 1947, Mountbatten was appointed Viceroy and Governor-General of India and oversaw
Socialist Republic of Romania (8,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
socialist state that existed officially in Romania from 1947 to 1989 (see Revolutions of 1989). From 1947 to 1965, the state was known as the Romanian People's
List of NBA champions (3,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy, which is awarded since 1977 (between 1947 and 1976 the winning team received the Walter A. Brown Trophy). The current
United States Department of Defense (5,891 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
much military power to the executive. On July 26, 1947, Truman signed the National Security Act of 1947, which set up a unified military command known as
United States National Security Council (5,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
national security advisors and Cabinet officials. Since its inception in 1947 by President Harry S. Truman, the function of the Council has been to advise
Pakistan Army (17,843 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
four star general, commands the army. The Army was established in August 1947 after Pakistan gained independence from the United Kingdom.: 1–2  According
Prime Minister of India (8,562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of bills by the parliament. Since 1947, there have been 14 different prime ministers. The first few decades after 1947 saw the Indian National Congress'
Gurkha (6,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rank. Viceroy Commissioned Officers (VCOs) up to 1947 and Junior Commissioned Officers (JCOs) from 1947: Subedar Major/no equivalent Subedar/no equivalent
Princely state (6,840 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Indian subcontinent, apart from thousands of zamindari estates and jagirs. In 1947, princely states covered 40% of the area of pre-independence India and constituted
Gregory Peck (21,319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reviews at the end of the 1940s, his performances including The Paradine Case (1947) and The Great Sinner (1948). Peck reached global recognition in the 1950s
History of India (1947–present) (17,945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
independent sovereign state within the British Commonwealth on 15 August 1947. Direct administration by the British, which began in 1858, affected a political
Los Angeles Lakers (19,175 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
most in the league behind the Boston Celtics. The franchise began with the 1947 purchase of a disbanded team, the Detroit Gems of the National Basketball
Indian Independence Act 1947 (2,496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Indian Independence Act 1947 (10 & 11 Geo. 6. c. 30) is an act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom that partitioned British India into the two
Rudolf Höss (7,002 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Höss (also Höß, Hoeß, or Hoess; German: [hœs]; 25 November 1901 – 16 April 1947) was a German SS officer and the commandant of the Auschwitz concentration
1947 United States House of Representatives elections (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elections in 1947 to the United States House of Representatives during the 80th United States Congress. Each party held all of its seats elected in 1947, with
Government of India (5,146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and New Zealand) as was previously promised. Between midnight on 15 August 1947 and 26 January 1950, India was a self-governing dominion of the United Kingdom
Sam Manekshaw (10,103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Partition of India in 1947, he was reassigned to the 8th Gorkha Rifles. Manekshaw was seconded to a planning role during the 1947 Indo-Pakistani War and
Cold War (34,640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
respective allies, the Western Bloc and the Eastern Bloc, that started in 1947, two years after the end of World War II, and lasted until the fall of the
Red Scare (5,597 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cannon and other SWP leaders were convicted per the Smith Act. In March 1947, President Harry S. Truman signed Executive Order 9835, creating the "Federal
George VI (6,498 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Emperor of India from 1936 until the British Raj was dissolved in August 1947, and the first head of the Commonwealth following the London Declaration
NBA Finals (5,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
completed its inaugural season in April 1947 with the Philadelphia Warriors defeating the Chicago Stags in the 1947 BAA Finals in five games. The following
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (13,760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
then aged 20. Before the official announcement of their engagement in July 1947, Philip stopped using his Greek and Danish royal titles and styles, became
Larry David (3,944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lawrence Gene David (born July 2, 1947) is an American comedian, writer, actor, and television producer. He and Jerry Seinfeld created the NBC television
Criciúma Esporte Clube (460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brazilian professional club based in Criciúma, Santa Catarina founded on 13 May 1947. Criciúma is the most successful team from Santa Catarina, having won the
Haganah (4,396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
After the adoption of the United Nations Partition Plan for Palestine in 1947, Haganah came into the open as the biggest fighting force among the Palestinian
Serie B (2,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
M.A.T.E.R. (1943), Alba Trastevere (1947), Arsenale Taranto (1947), Forlì (1947), Mestrina (1947), Sestrese (1947), Bolzano (1948), Centese (1948), Magenta
Marshall Plan (15,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decision support to policy formulation, and program implementation. In 1947, two years after the end of the war, industrialist Lewis H. Brown wrote,
Copa América records and statistics (908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 Colombia (2001) Most consecutive championships: 3,  Argentina 1945, 1946, 1947 Most consecutive final matches: 8,  Argentina 1923–1937 Most consecutive
Midwest League (1,463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Midwest League is a Minor League Baseball league established in 1947 and based in the Midwestern United States. A Class A league for most of its history
Unidentified flying object (20,235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Starting in 1947, the U.S. Air Force began to record and investigated UFO reports with Project Sign looking into "more than 250 cases" from 1947 to 1949.
Bengal Presidency (10,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
partition, despite calls for a United Bengal. The Partition of British India in 1947 resulted in the second partition of Bengal on religious grounds into East
Rob Reiner (2,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Reiner (born March 6, 1947) is an American actor and filmmaker. As an actor, Reiner first came to national prominence with the role of Mike "Meathead"
Michael I of Romania (10,528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and again from 6 September 1940 until his forced abdication on 30 December 1947. Shortly after Michael's birth, his father, Crown Prince Carol, had become
Minnie Riperton (2,861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Minnie Julia Riperton Rudolph (November 8, 1947 – July 12, 1979) was an American soul singer and songwriter best known for her 1975 single "Lovin' You"
NATO phonetic alphabet (4,891 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
single universal alphabet, presented a draft alphabet to the ICAO during 1947 that had sounds common to English, French, Spanish and Portuguese. From 1948
United States Army Air Forces (18,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
branch of the United States during and immediately after World War II (1941–1947). It was created on 20 June 1941 as successor to the previous United States
A Streetcar Named Desire (5,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
written by Tennessee Williams and first performed on Broadway on December 3, 1947. The play dramatizes the experiences of Blanche DuBois, a former Southern
Minnie Riperton (2,861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Minnie Julia Riperton Rudolph (November 8, 1947 – July 12, 1979) was an American soul singer and songwriter best known for her 1975 single "Lovin' You"
Flight Safety Foundation (584 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Flight Safety Foundation (FSF) is a non-profit, international organization concerning research, education, advocacy, and communications in the field
Dominion of Pakistan (4,403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nations, existing between 14 August 1947 and 23 March 1956, created by the passing of the Indian Independence Act 1947 by the British parliament, which also
Punjab Province (British India) (8,350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Jullundur, Lahore, Multan, and Rawalpindi – and a number of princely states. In 1947, the Partition of India led to the province's division into East Punjab and
Don Henley (5,570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Donald Hugh Henley (born July 22, 1947) is an American musician who is a founding member of the rock band Eagles, for whom he is the drummer and co-lead
Albert Brooks (2,092 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Albert Brooks (born Albert Lawrence Einstein; July 22, 1947) is an American actor, comedian, director, and screenwriter. He received an Academy Award nomination
Operation Highjump (1,787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
officially titled The United States Navy Antarctic Developments Program, 1946–1947, (also called Task Force 68), was a United States Navy (USN) operation to
Brian Johnson (3,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brian Francis Johnson De Luca (born 5 October 1947) is an English singer and songwriter. In 1980, after the death of Bon Scott, he became the third lead
Muhammad Ali Jinnah (14,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
All-India Muslim League from 1913 until the inception of Pakistan on 14 August 1947, and then as the Dominion of Pakistan's first governor-general until his
Rakhee Gulzar (3,041 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Raakhee Gulzar (née Majumdar; born 15 August 1947), professionally known as Raakhee, is a popular Indian actress who has appeared in Hindi and Bengali
Der Spiegel (3,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it is one of the largest such publications in Europe. It was founded in 1947 by John Seymour Chaloner, a British army officer, and Rudolf Augstein, a
NK Osijek (3,898 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
[ôsijeːk]), is a Croatian professional football club from Osijek. Founded in 1947, it was the club from Slavonia with the most seasons in the Yugoslav First
Manipur (11,631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the British Raj, Manipur was one of the princely states. On 11 August 1947, Maharaja Bodhachandra Singh signed an Instrument of Accession, argued by
Football Association of Iceland (973 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is the governing body of football in Iceland. It was founded on 26 March 1947, joined FIFA the same year, and UEFA in 1954. It organises the football league
Australia men's national basketball team (4,155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Australia FIBA ranking 5 1 (1 March 2024) Joined FIBA 1947 FIBA zone FIBA Asia National federation Basketball Australia Coach Brian Goorjian Nickname(s)
Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (1,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
International Amateur Handball Federation. The FIVB was founded in France in April 1947. In the late 1940s, some of the European national federations began to address
1948 Arab–Israeli War (24,787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
revolt in Palestine, while the Jewish opposition developed into the 1944–1947 Jewish insurgency in Palestine. The civil war began the day after the adoption
Henry Ford (13,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Henry Ford (July 30, 1863 – April 7, 1947) was an American industrialist and business magnate. As the founder of the Ford Motor Company he is credited
Government of Japan (6,909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under the framework established by the Constitution of Japan, adopted in 1947. It is a unitary state, containing forty-seven administrative divisions,
Paris Peace Treaties, 1947 (1,700 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Paris Peace Treaties (French: Traités de Paris) were signed on 10 February 1947 following the end of World War II in 1945. The Paris Peace Conference lasted
Press Trust of India (617 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
important business centres around the world. It was incorporated in Madras in 1947 with The Hindu's proprietor, Kasturi Srinivasan, as its Founding Chairman
House of Representatives (Japan) (2,911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Emperor) passed the postwar constitutional amendment which took effect in 1947. The Imperial Diet was renamed the National Diet, the House of Peers was
Nolan Ryan (8,008 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lynn Nolan Ryan Jr. (born January 31, 1947), nicknamed "the Ryan Express", is an American former professional baseball pitcher and sports executive. Over
National Diet (3,411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Diet in 1890 under the Meiji Constitution, and took its current form in 1947 upon the adoption of the post-war constitution. Both houses meet in the National
Tom Clancy (3,863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Leo Clancy Jr. (April 12, 1947 – October 1, 2013) was an American novelist. He is best known for his technically detailed espionage and military-science
Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly (1,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
second largest (with 14 seats). Further elections were held in 1938 and 1947. In 1939, the Muslim Conference party renamed itself to National Conference
Vallabhbhai Patel (13,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
served as the first Deputy Prime Minister and Home Minister of India from 1947 to 1950. He was a senior leader of the Indian National Congress, who played
Alfredo Di Stéfano (8,974 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
season he was loaned to Club Atlético Huracán, but he returned to River in 1947. Due to a footballers' strike in Argentina in 1949, Di Stéfano went to play
Chief of the Army Staff (India) (2,699 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
serving appointees have been rare, and have only been granted twice since 1947; first in June 1972 to General S. H. F. J. Manekshaw, who received a six-month
Kashima Antlers (2,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
character as they battle each other head-to-head with lethal antlers. Founded in 1947 as Sumitomo Metal Industries Factory Football Club in Osaka and moved to
Mysore State (622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
territory within the Dominion of India and the subsequent Republic of India from 1947 until 1956. The state was formed by renaming the Kingdom of Mysore, and Bangalore
Harry S. Truman (23,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
own presidential term. Truman presided over the onset of the Cold War in 1947. He oversaw the Berlin Airlift and Marshall Plan in 1948. With the involvement
Indian independence movement (18,893 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aim of ending British colonial rule. It lasted until 1947, when the Indian Independence Act 1947 was passed. The first nationalistic movement for Indian
Tim Matheson (1,275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tim Matheson (born Timothy Lewis Matthieson; December 31, 1947) is an American actor. Some of his best-known acting roles include the title character of
Jerry Nadler (3,439 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jerrold Lewis Nadler (/ˈnædlər/; born June 13, 1947) is an American lawyer and politician who since 2023 has served as the U.S. representative for New
Sam Neill (3,586 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Nigel John Dermot "Sam" Neill KNZM OBE (born 14 September 1947) is a New Zealand actor. Neill's career has included leading roles in both dramas and
Rajendra Prasad (2,427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Food and Agriculture in the central government from 1947 to 1948. Upon independence in 1947, Prasad was elected as President of the Constituent Assembly
United States Secretary of Defense (4,519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decentralization and the status quo. The resulting National Security Act of 1947 was largely a compromise between these divergent viewpoints. It renamed the
Punjab (13,300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Multan Subah in the south. In British India, until the Partition of India in 1947, the Punjab Province encompassed the present-day Indian states and union
Ituano FC (643 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the top flight of the São Paulo state football league. Founded on May 24, 1947, Ituano won the São Paulo State League twice. The club's home colours are
Carlos Santana (7,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Barragán (Spanish: [ˈkaɾlos umˈbeɾto sanˈtana βaraˈɣan] ; born July 20, 1947) is an American guitarist, best known as a founding member of the rock band
Saar Protectorate (2,784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
French military occupation zone in Germany under French control in 1946. In 1947, Saarland promulgated a separate constitution. Cold War pressures for a stronger
Kingdom of Laos (1,373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Kingdom of Laos was the form of government in Laos from 1947 to 1975. Located in Southeast Asia at the heart of the Indochinese Peninsula, it was bordered
Central Intelligence Agency (22,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1946. The agency's creation was authorized by the National Security Act of 1947. Unlike the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), which is a domestic security
Philippine Air Force (4,972 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
saw combat during World War 2 and was formally separated from the Army in 1947 as a separate service branch of the AFP under Executive Order No. 94. At
United States Indo-Pacific Command (3,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known as United States Pacific Command (USPACOM) since its inception in 1947, the command was renamed to U.S. Indo-Pacific Command in 2018, in recognition
School of Visual Arts (1,869 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NYC) is a private for-profit art school in New York City. It was founded in 1947 and is a member of the Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design
Kashmir conflict (40,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
portion of the region. The conflict started after the partition of India in 1947 as both India and Pakistan claimed the entirety of the former princely state
Kashmir conflict (40,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
portion of the region. The conflict started after the partition of India in 1947 as both India and Pakistan claimed the entirety of the former princely state
House of Hohenzollern (5,749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen until 1849, and also ruled Romania from 1866 to 1947. Members of the Franconian branch became Margrave of Brandenburg in 1415
United States Department of the Army (1,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 1947 into the Department of the Army and Department of the Air Force on September 18, 1947. By amendments to the National Security Act of 1947 in 1949
Jonathan Banks (3,045 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jonathan Ray Banks (born January 31, 1947) is an American actor. His breakthrough came with the role of FBI Special Agent Frank McPike in the television
Christian Dior (4,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
established the Dior fashion house, with his collection of the "New Look". In 1947, the collection debuted featuring rounded shoulders, a cinched waist, and
Atlético Nacional (6,956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other two being Millonarios and Santa Fe. Atlético Nacional was founded in 1947 as Club Atlético Municipal de Medellín by Luis Alberto Villegas López, a
List of cities in China (784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Shandong Province-controlled 1947 - 1 October 1949 1947- -  Bengbu 蚌埠市 Anhui Province-controlled Apr. 1947 - 1 October 1949 1947-04-  Zhangyuan 張垣市 (张垣市)
Association for Computing Machinery (4,055 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
US-based international learned society for computing. It was founded in 1947 and is the world's largest scientific and educational computing society.
Dan Quayle (5,631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Danforth Quayle (/ˈkweɪl/; born February 4, 1947) is an American retired politician who served as the 44th vice president of the United States from
General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (3,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Organization (ITO). It was signed by 23 nations in Geneva on 30 October 1947, and was applied on a provisional basis 1 January 1948. It remained in effect
Hyderabad State (4,834 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arms of Nizam of Hyderabad (1911–1947) Coat of arms of Nizam of Hyderabad (1947–1948) State Emblem of Hyderabad (1947–1948) The coat of arms features the
United States Hockey League (2,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
League was established as the American Amateur Hockey League in 1947 and began play for the 1947–48 season. When the league began operations it had five teams
Partition of Bengal (1947) (6,034 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Partition of Bengal in 1947, also known as the Second Partition of Bengal, part of the Partition of India, divided the British Indian Bengal Province
James Woods (6,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Howard Woods (born April 18, 1947) is an American actor. Known for fast-talking intense roles on screen and stage, he has received numerous accolades
Ronnie Wood (4,847 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ronald David Wood (born 1 June 1947) is an English rock musician, best known as an official member of the Rolling Stones since 1975, as well as a member
United States Senate Committee on Armed Services (692 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
legislation during the Cold War years, including the National Security Act of 1947. The committee tends to take a more bipartisan approach than other committees
Constitution of Japan (7,120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Constitution of 1890 on 3 November 1946 when it came into effect on 3 May 1947. The constitution provides for a parliamentary system of government and guarantees
Usha Uthup (1,744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
civilian Award presented by Government of India. Usha was born on 8 November 1947 into a Tamil Brahmin Iyer family in Mumbai. Her father was Vaidyanath Someshwar
List of districts of West Bengal (2,661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plateau and high lands, coastal plains, Sundarbans and the Ganga Delta. In 1947, when India gained independence, the state of West Bengal was formed, with
Param Vir Chakra (3,596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
were instituted on 26 January 1950, with retroactive effect from 15 August 1947. The PVC is equivalent to the Victoria Cross in the United Kingdom and the
Flower-class corvette (5,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 LII, no. 2015. 7 August 1947. p. 145. "Weather Observer: First British "Met" Ship". Flight. Vol. LII, no. 2015. 7 August 1947. p. 144. HMS Picotee (K
Farrah Fawcett (6,862 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Farrah Leni Fawcett (born Ferrah Leni Fawcett; February 2, 1947 – June 25, 2009) was an American actress. A four-time Primetime Emmy Award nominee and
Śląsk Wrocław (1,570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oporowska. The club has had many names since its foundation in 1947. They are listed below; 1947 – Pionier Wrocław 1949 – Legia Wrocław 1950 – Centralny Wojskowy
List of current United States senators (1,383 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2013 2024 Class 1 Hartford Delaware Tom Carper Democratic (1947-01-23) January 23, 1947 (age 77) Staff, Delaware Office of Economic Development U.S.
Free State of Prussia (12,655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
[ˌfʁaɪ̯ʃtaːt ˈpʁɔɪ̯sn̩] ) was one of the constituent states of Germany from 1918 to 1947. The successor to the Kingdom of Prussia after the defeat of the German Empire
Moroka Swallows F.C. (1,309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
club based in Soweto, Johannesburg, in the Gauteng province. Founded in 1947, Swallows are one of the original two Soweto clubs, together with Orlando
Princess Sarvath El Hassan (1,405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ikramullah on 24 July 1947) is a Jordanian royal and the wife of Prince Hassan bin Talal of Jordan. She was born in Calcutta on 24 July 1947, to a prominent
Inter-American Treaty of Reciprocal Assistance (2,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Recíproca) is an intergovernmental collective security agreement signed in 1947 in Rio de Janeiro among many countries of the Americas. The central principle
Calcutta Football League (2,709 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
East Bengal 1943 Mohun Bagan 1944 Mohun Bagan 1945 East Bengal 1946 East Bengal 1947 None Cancelled due to Indian independence movement. Source: IFA (WB)
James Patterson (3,185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Brendan Patterson (born March 22, 1947) is an American author. Among his works are the Alex Cross, Michael Bennett, Women's Murder Club, Maximum
National Basketball League (United States) (1,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
University in Chicago. As a rookie, he led the Chicago American Gears to the 1947 NBL title, but before the next season, owner Maurice White pulled his team
Atlético Madrid (9,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1939. He played eight consecutive seasons for the Rojiblancos until the 1947–48 campaign. From his central midfield position, he formed a legendary midfield
Mike Krzyzewski (3,751 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(US: /ʃɪˈʒɛfski/ shizh-EF-skee, Polish: [kʂɨˈʐɛfskʲi]; born February 13, 1947), nicknamed "Coach K", is an American former college basketball coach. He
British Academy of Film and Television Arts (4,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
presented in 2004. BAFTA started out as the British Film Academy, founded in 1947 by a group of directors: David Lean, Alexander Korda, Roger Manvell, Laurence
George C. Marshall (16,474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Allied leaders, Time magazine named Marshall its Man of the Year for 1943 and 1947. Marshall retired from active service in 1945, but remained on active duty
Free Territory of Trieste (2,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
years, it acted as a free city. The territory was established on 10 February 1947, by a protocol of the Treaty of Peace with Italy, to accommodate an ethnically
Magdalena Solís (1,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Magdalena Solís (1947 – date of death unknown), known as The High Priestess of Blood, allegedly was a Mexican serial killer and cult leader responsible
Azad Kashmir (9,072 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which has been the subject of a dispute between India and Pakistan since 1947. Azad Kashmir also shares borders with the Pakistani provinces of Punjab
FC Fakel Voronezh (993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Воронеж) is a Russian professional football club based in Voronezh. Founded in 1947, the club has played in the Soviet Top League and the Russian Premier League
Bombay State (817 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British rule were part of the Bombay Presidency. After Indian independence in 1947 and when India was partitioned, Bombay Presidency remained part of India
East Bengal (2,243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Geographically eastern part of the Bengal region, East Bengal existed from 1947 until 1955, when it was renamed East Pakistan. Today, the area is an independent
Michael McKean (2,325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael John McKean (/məˈkiːən/; born October 17, 1947) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, composer, singer, and musician known for various
Joe Mantegna (2,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mantegna (/mɑːnˈteɪnjə/, Italian pronunciation: [manˈteɲɲa]; born November 13, 1947) is an American actor. He has starred in the CBS television series Criminal
Rape during the Soviet occupation of Poland (2,509 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kraków (2002). "Armia Czerwona na Pomorzu Gdańskim 1945–1947 (Red Army in Gdańsk Pomerania 1945–1947)". Biuletyn Instytutu Pamięci Narodowej (Institute of
Citrus Bowl (2,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Florida Classic. The game was first played as the Tangerine Bowl in 1947 before being renamed as the Florida Citrus Bowl in 1983. When Capital One
United States Department of the Air Force (1,095 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Department of the Air Force was formed on September 18, 1947, per the National Security Act of 1947 (codified into Title 10 of the United States Code) and
National Assembly of Pakistan (3,619 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Assembly of Pakistan was held on 10 August 1947 at Sindh Assembly Building, in Karachi. On 11 August 1947, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah was elected
Prime Minister of Sri Lanka (1,786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Prime Minister has changed several times since the creation of the office in 1947. Dinesh Gunawardena has been the prime minister since 22 July 2022, after
Kennedy family (2,578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
At least one Kennedy family member served in federal elective office from 1947, when P. J. Kennedy's grandson John F. Kennedy became a member of Congress
National Security Act of 1947 (3,556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The National Security Act of 1947 (Pub.L. 80-253, 61 Stat. 495, enacted July 26, 1947) was a law enacting major restructuring of the United States government's
East Bengal (2,243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Geographically eastern part of the Bengal region, East Bengal existed from 1947 until 1955, when it was renamed East Pakistan. Today, the area is an independent
French Communist Party (6,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in three governments: the provisional government of the Liberation (1944–1947), at the beginning of François Mitterrand's presidency (1981–1984), and in
Constitution of India (10,461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Constitution. 22 January 1947: Objective resolution unanimously adopted. 22 July 1947: National flag adopted. 15 August 1947: Achieved independence. India
Inner Mongolia (9,968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chifeng, Tongliao, and Ordos. The autonomous region was established in 1947, incorporating the areas of the former Republic of China provinces of Suiyuan
Aleister Crowley (16,678 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
AL-ist-ər KROH-lee; born Edward Alexander Crowley; 12 October 1875 – 1 December 1947) was an English occultist, philosopher, ceremonial magician, poet, painter
Dean Stockwell (3,794 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anchors Aweigh (1945), Song of the Thin Man (1947), The Green Years (1946), Gentleman's Agreement (1947), The Boy with Green Hair (1948), and Kim (1950)
Huachipato FC (2,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plays in the Chilean Primera División. Huachipato was founded on 7 June 1947 by workers of the homonymous steel mill in Talcahuano, and it currently plays
FC Liefering (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Liefering Full name Football Club Liefering GmbH Founded 20 May 1947; 77 years ago (1947-05-20) as USK Anif Ground Untersberg-Arena, Grödig Capacity 4,330
Meat Loaf (10,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael Lee Aday (born Marvin Lee Aday; September 27, 1947 – January 20, 2022), known professionally as Meat Loaf, was an American singer and actor known
80th United States Congress (2,148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States House of Representatives. It met in Washington, D.C. from January 3, 1947, to January 3, 1949, during the third and fourth years of Harry S. Truman's
Liaquat Ali Khan (6,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
politician and statesman who served as the first prime minister of Pakistan from 1947 until his assassination in 1951. He was one of the leading figures of the
Joe Walsh (8,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph Fidler Walsh (born Joseph Woodward Fidler; November 20, 1947) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Best known as a member of the rock
London Recordings (1,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
records in the United States, Canada, and Latin America for Decca Records from 1947 to 1980 before becoming semi-independent. The London name – as London American
Tacoma-class frigate (2,125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
War II, after only very brief US Navy careers, and sold them for scrap in 1947 and 1948, although one, the former Charlotte, was saved from the scrapyard
Hal Leonard (822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hal Leonard Parent company Muse Group Status Active Founded 1947; 77 years ago (1947) Winona, Minnesota, US Founder Harold "Hal" Edstrom Everett "Leonard"
Syama Prasad Mukherjee (5,618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by the Mahasabha on 15 April 1947 in Tarakeswar authorised him to take steps for ensuring partition of Bengal. In May 1947, he wrote a letter to Lord Mountbatten
Pakistan Cricket Board (2,380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
establishment of Pakistan as an independent dominion of the British Empire in 1947, professional and amateur cricket commenced in the same year, seeing as local
Prime Minister of Pakistan (4,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
immediate effect after the partition and the establishment of Pakistan in 1947; the prime minister existed alongside the governor-general who was the representative
United States Secretary of the Air Force (1,227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
secretary of the Air Force, Stuart Symington, was sworn in on September 18, 1947, upon the split and re-organization of the Department of War and Army Air
1947 World Series (3,064 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 World Series matched the New York Yankees against the Brooklyn Dodgers. The Yankees won the Series in seven games for their 11th World Series
Emperor of Japan (9,973 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
enshrined in the Meiji Constitution of 1889. Since the enactment of the 1947 constitution, the role of emperor has been relegated to that of a ceremonial
Edward James Olmos (2,939 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward James Olmos (born February 24, 1947) is an American actor. He is best known for his roles as Lieutenant Martin "Marty" Castillo in Miami Vice (1984–1989)
Taft–Hartley Act (2,536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Labor Management Relations Act of 1947, better known as the Taft–Hartley Act, is a United States federal law that restricts the activities and power
Clement Attlee (18,476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
policy focused on decolonization efforts, including the partition of India (1947), the independence of Burma and Ceylon, and the dissolution of the British
Western Bloc (760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that were officially allied with the United States during the Cold War of 1947–1991. While the NATO member states, in Western Europe and Northern America
Jammu and Kashmir (princely state) (1,379 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
tutelage) of the British Crown, from 1858 until the Partition of India in 1947, when it became a disputed territory, now administered by three countries:
Major League Baseball Rookie of the Year Award (4,064 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
national in 1947; Jackie Robinson, the Brooklyn Dodgers' second baseman, won the inaugural award. One award was presented for all of MLB in 1947 and 1948;
Sammy Hagar (6,554 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sam Roy Hagar (born October 13, 1947), also known as the Red Rocker, is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He rose to prominence in the early
Pakistan Air Force (14,508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and cost effective aerial defence of Pakistan." Since its establishment in 1947, the PAF has been involved in various combat operations, providing aerial
Singapore Airlines (7,403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Singapore Airlines Founded 1 May 1947; 77 years ago (1947-05-01) (as Malayan Airways) Commenced operations 1 October 1972; 51 years ago (1972-10-01) (as
FK Vardar (3,795 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1919) and FK Makedonija (1922), in the hall of cinema "Vardar" on 22 July 1947. The foundation assembly had decided the club's color to be blue and it was
Indian Standard Time (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
out of its precursor Madras Time (Railway Time), and after Independence in 1947, the Union government established IST as the official time for the whole
Duke of Edinburgh (1,429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alfred's death in 1900. The title was created for a third time on 19 November 1947 by King George VI, who bestowed it on his future son-in-law Philip Mountbatten
Liberal International (1,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
political parties. The political international was founded in Oxford in 1947 and has become the pre-eminent network for liberal parties aiming to strengthen
Glenn Close (11,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glenn Close (born March 19, 1947) is an American actress. In a career spanning over five decades of screen and stage, she has received numerous accolades
Heard Island and McDonald Islands (6,644 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Plateau in the Indian Ocean and have been an Australian territory since 1947. Heard Island and McDonald Islands contain Australia's only two active volcanoes
Brian May (15,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Brian Harold May CBE (born 19 July 1947) is an English musician, songwriter, record producer, animal rights activist and astrophysicist. He achieved
Los Angeles Dodgers (12,168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
period that the Dodgers made history by breaking the baseball color line in 1947 with the debut of Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play in
Pakistan Navy (18,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pakistan in the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman. It was established in August 1947, following the independence of Pakistan from the United Kingdom. The primary
Stephen Collins (1,276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stephen Weaver Collins (born October 1, 1947) is a former American actor. He is known for playing Eric Camden on the WB/CW television series 7th Heaven
1946–47 BAA season (622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with 11 teams playing a 60-game schedule. The postseason tournament (the 1947 BAA Playoffs) at its conclusion, ended with the Philadelphia Warriors becoming
Ascential (1,474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to be passed over to his son, Richard Pattinson Winfrey (1902–1985). In 1947, under the direction of 'Pat' Winfrey, the family's newspaper titles were
Pete Maravich (5,882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Peter Press Maravich (/ˈmɛərəˌvɪtʃ/ MAIR-ə-vitch; June 22, 1947 – January 5, 1988), known by his nickname Pistol Pete, was an American professional basketball
Greek Civil War (8,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the end was funded by the United States (through the Truman Doctrine of 1947 and the Marshall Plan of 1948) and joined NATO (1952), while the insurgents
1947 Polish parliamentary election (1,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Parliamentary elections were held in Poland on 19 January 1947, the first since World War II. According to the official results, the Democratic Bloc (Blok
Harold Wilson (20,655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a Parliamentary Secretary; he became Secretary for Overseas Trade in 1947, and was elevated to the Cabinet shortly thereafter as President of the Board
Actors Studio (1,394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known for its work refining and teaching method acting. It was founded in 1947 by Elia Kazan, Cheryl Crawford, and Robert Lewis, and later directed by Lee
College World Series (1,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
championship series. The first edition of the College World Series was held in 1947 at Hyames Field in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The tournament was held there again
James Hunt (6,264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Simon Wallis Hunt (29 August 1947 – 15 June 1993) was a British racing driver who won the Formula One World Championship in 1976. After retiring
Peter Welch (2,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Peter Francis Welch (born May 2, 1947) is an American lawyer and politician serving since 2023 as the junior United States senator from Vermont. A member
College World Series (1,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
championship series. The first edition of the College World Series was held in 1947 at Hyames Field in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The tournament was held there again
Harold Wilson (20,655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a Parliamentary Secretary; he became Secretary for Overseas Trade in 1947, and was elevated to the Cabinet shortly thereafter as President of the Board
Flying saucer (2,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
generically to refer to an anomalous flying object. The term was coined in 1947 but has generally been supplanted since 1952 by the United States Air Force
WHUC (244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on FM translator W296AT at 106.9 MHz. WHUC began broadcasting October 21, 1947, with 250 watts of power. It was owned by Colgren Broadcasting Company. It
Rocky Marciano (4,388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Italian: [marˈtʃaːno]), was an American professional boxer who competed from 1947 to 1955. He held the world heavyweight championship from 1952 to 1956, and
Kazoku (2,360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hereditary peerage of the Empire of Japan, which existed between 1869 and 1947. It was formed by merging the feudal lords (daimyō) and court nobles (kuge)
Actors Studio (1,394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known for its work refining and teaching method acting. It was founded in 1947 by Elia Kazan, Cheryl Crawford, and Robert Lewis, and later directed by Lee
North-West Frontier Province (2,345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
سرحدی صوبہ) was a province of British India from 1901 to 1947, of the Dominion of Pakistan from 1947 to 1955, and of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan from
John Ratzenberger (2,427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Dezso Ratzenberger (born April 6, 1947) is an American actor. He is best known for playing the character Cliff Clavin on the comedy series Cheers
Sakhalin Oblast (2,749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Khabarovsk Krai (included Russian-administered territories of Sakhalin in 1938–1947). Sakhalin Oblast was established on 20 October 1932 as a part of Far Eastern
Kiki Dee (1,944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pauline Matthews (born 6 March 1947) better known by her stage name Kiki Dee, is an English pop singer. Known for her blue-eyed soul vocals, she was the
Results of the 1947 New South Wales state election (2,049 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of electoral district results for the 1947 New South Wales state election. John Hurley (Labor) won the seat at the 1946 by-election, but
Operation Crossroads (13,421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1946. Shurcliff 1947, pp. 140–144. Life Editors 1947, p. 76. Glasstone & Dolan 1977, p. 580. Shurcliff 1947, pp. 164–166. Shurcliff 1947, p. 275. The upending
Edinburgh International Festival (3,320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
year since 1947, except for 2020 when it was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A scaled-back version of the festival was held in 2021. 1947–1949: Sir
Containment (4,503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in a report Kennan submitted to US Defense Secretary James Forrestal in 1947, which was later used in a Foreign Affairs article. In a broader context
History of the United States Air Force (6,673 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
separate military service on 18 September 1947 with the implementation of the National Security Act of 1947. The Act created the National Military Establishment
1947 South American Championship (625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 South American Championship was the 20th South American Championship for national teams, and was organized by CONMEBOL. It marked the first time
ASO Chlef (854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
short, is an Algerian professional football club based in Chlef, founded in 1947. The club colours are red and white. Their home stadium, Mohamed Boumezrag
Pakistan Movement (12,943 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
difficulties, the movement was successful in culminating Pakistan on 14 August 1947, which also resulted in partition of India and the creation of two separate
Springfield College (2,718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bears Peter V. Karpovich – Professor of physiology (1927-1947), director of health education (1947-1955), research professor of physiology (1955-1969); founder
Irving Azoff (1,535 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Irving Azoff (/ˈeɪzɒf/; born December 12, 1947) is an American businessman, who is chairman of Full Stop Management, a company that represents recording
Lists of Hungarian films (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cinema of Hungary List of Hungarian films 1901-1947 1948-1989 1990-present Animation history People Actors Directors Producers v t e
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (2,415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commission was established by the Economic and Social Council on 28 March 1947 in order to "Initiate and participate in measures for facilitating concerted
Annexation of Hyderabad (6,626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which was dubbed a "police action". At the time of partition of India in 1947, the princely states of India, who in principle had self-government within
Free Press (publisher) (1,178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Press was founded by Jeremiah Kaplan (1926–1993) and Charles Liebman in 1947 and concentrated on religion and social science. They chose the name Free
List of princely states of British India (alphabetical) (214 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
states, as they existed during the British Raj before 1947. Before the Partition of India in 1947, hundreds [citation needed] of Princely States, also
Jonathan Pryce (4,265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Jonathan Pryce CBE (born John Price; 1 June 1947) is a Welsh actor who is known for his performances on stage and in film and television. He has received
Partition of Bengal (1905) (2,791 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
states for Muslims, where their interests would be protected.: 184, 366  In 1947, Bengal was partitioned for the second time, solely on religious grounds
FK Partizani Tirana (5,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
derbies in Albania. The club first competed in an official competition in 1947 where they won the Albania National Championship, thus being crowned the
Doomsday Clock (3,647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the members of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. Maintained since 1947, the clock is a metaphor, not a prediction, for threats to humanity from
Timothy B. Schmit (1,386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Timothy Bruce Schmit (born October 30, 1947) is an American musician, singer, and songwriter. He has performed as the bassist and vocalist for Poco and
Dave Arneson (4,846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
David Lance Arneson (/ˈɑːrnɪsən/; October 1, 1947 – April 7, 2009) was an American game designer best known for co-developing the first published role-playing
Supreme Court of Pakistan (10,578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
independence of Pakistan as an aftermath of British partition of India in 1947, the Federal Court was also partitioned between India and Pakistan as Justice
Paulo Coelho (1,422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
KWEL-yoo, koo-EL-yoo, -⁠yoh, Portuguese: [ˈpawlu koˈeʎu]; born 24 August 1947) is a Brazilian lyricist and novelist and a member of the Brazilian Academy
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (9,276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
live-action and animation, the film is set in an alternate history Hollywood in 1947, where humans and cartoon characters (referred to as "toons") co-exist. Its
WKBZ (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
iHeartMedia, Inc. The current WKBZ is the former WMUS. WMUS began operations in 1947 and became the second radio station serving Muskegon, after the original
List of German football champions (3,225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
suspended twice; from 1915 to 1919 due to World War I and again from 1945 to 1947 due to World War II. Following World War II, Germany was occupied by the
Deputy Prime Minister of India (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
little more than 10 years out of the 75 years since its inception. Since 1947 India has had 7 deputy prime ministers, of which none having at least one
KMXG (546 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
WFXN, WLLR-FM, WOC History First air date 1947; 77 years ago (1947) (as KROS-FM) Former call signs KROS-FM (1947–1974) KSAY (1974–1986) KLIO (1986–1989)
American Hockey Coaches Association (155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The American Hockey Coaches Association was formed in 1947 in Boston. The founding members coached college ice hockey but membership has grown to include
WMXY (542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
branded as "Indie Radio." The station first signed on the air on August 26, 1947. It began as WKBN-FM, a sister station to WKBN (AM 570), and six years later
Area codes 812 and 930 (683 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
landmark is Ellis Park Race Course, a Thoroughbred horse racing track. In 1947, American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) published the first configuration
List of lieutenant generals in the United States Air Force before 1960 (2,187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or United States Army Air Corps before the Air Force was established in 1947. The grade of lieutenant general (or three-star general) is ordinarily the
WBIZ (AM) (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
area. The station is owned by iHeartMedia, Inc. The station signed on in 1947 as WBIZ. The call sign was changed to WEUZ on May 19, 1988. On April 8, 1991
Malaysia Airlines (11,620 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
founded in Singapore in the 1930s and flew its first commercial flight in 1947. It was then renamed as Malaysian Airways after the formation of the independent
1947 college football season (1,483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 college football season finished with Notre Dame, Michigan, and Penn State all unbeaten and untied, but the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame were
Zorro (13,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
February 1947 "Zorro and the Pirate", West Magazine Vol. 64 No. 2, March 1947 "Zorro Beats the Drum", West Magazine Vol. 64 No. 3, April 1947 "Zorro's
Istria (5,077 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
peninsula, had an Istrian Italian majority. Between December 1946 and September 1947, a large proportion of the city's inhabitants were forced to emigrate to
Romanian leu (3,019 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
revaluation ("Great stabilization", marea stabilizare) took place on 15 August 1947, replacing the old leu at a rate of 20,000 old lei = 1 stabilized leu. No
Romanian leu (3,019 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
revaluation ("Great stabilization", marea stabilizare) took place on 15 August 1947, replacing the old leu at a rate of 20,000 old lei = 1 stabilized leu. No
Zorro (13,116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
February 1947 "Zorro and the Pirate", West Magazine Vol. 64 No. 2, March 1947 "Zorro Beats the Drum", West Magazine Vol. 64 No. 3, April 1947 "Zorro's
1947 in film (3,599 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The year 1947 in film involved some significant events. The top ten 1947 released films by box office gross in North America are as follows: April 19
Weirton, West Virginia (3,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the seventh most populous city in the state. Weirton was established in 1947 after the consolidation of various small towns in the vicinity of the Weirton
WBEX (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
WCHO, WCHO-FM, WKKJ, WQLX, WSRW History First air date September 15, 1947 (1947-09-15) Technical information Facility ID 52041 Class C Power 1,000 watts
Edinburgh International Film Festival (1,418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF), established in 1947, is the world's oldest continually running film festival. EIFF presents both UK and
Grand tourer (9,554 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cisitalia Tipo 202 SC coupé carrozzeria Pinin Farina 1947 Maserati A6 1500 coupé carrozzeria Pinin Farina 1947 Enzo Ferrari, whose Scuderia Ferrari had been
KTSM (AM) (468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
brokered programming. Most hours begin with an update from Fox News Radio. In 1947, the station signed on the air in El Paso at 690 kHz as KEPO. It was powered
Jack Kramer (6,566 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Championships in 1946 and 1947, Wimbledon in 1947). He also led the U.S. Davis Cup tennis team to victory in the 1946 and 1947 Davis Cup finals. Kramer
Texas City disaster (3,010 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 Texas City disaster was an industrial accident that occurred on April 16, 1947, in the port of Texas City, Texas, United States, located in Galveston
Air Medal (3,050 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Air Medal (AM) is a military decoration of the United States Armed Forces. It was created in 1942 and is awarded for single acts of heroism or meritorious
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (1,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commission was first established by the Economic and Social Council on 28 March 1947 as the United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East (ECAFE)
Christian X of Denmark (5,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alexander Vilhelm; 26 September 1870 – 20 April 1947) was King of Denmark from 1912 until his death in 1947. He was also the only King of Iceland as Kristján
Reptilian conspiracy theory (2,096 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ängelholm UFO memorial (1946) Kenneth Arnold (1947) 1947 craze Flight 105 (1947) Roswell (1947) Rhodes (1947) Mantell (1948) Chiles-Whitted (1948) Gorman
North American Soccer Football League (579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seasons, 1946 and 1947. Fred Weiszmann was the league founder and first president in 1946 while Leslie O'Connor was the president in 1947 (as elected in
Area codes 715 and 534 (788 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
created in 1947, while 534 was added in 2010 as an additional code for the same numbering plan area to form an overlay plan. In October 1947, AT&T published
Arab–Israeli conflict (11,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palestinian Jews and Arabs escalated into a full-scale Palestinian civil war in 1947. Taking the side of the Palestinian Arabs, especially following the Israeli
Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (1,785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nations trust territory in Micronesia administered by the United States from 1947 to 1994. The Imperial Japanese South Seas Mandate had been seized by the
University of Hawaiʻi Press (1,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the University of Hawaiʻi. The University of Hawaiʻi Press was founded in 1947, publishing research in all disciplines of the humanities and natural and
Edinburgh Festival Fringe (10,684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
performances of 3,841 different shows across 322 venues. Established in 1947 as an unofficial offshoot to (and on the "fringe" of) the Edinburgh International
FK Žalgiris (4,559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the top flight of Lithuanian football. The club was founded as Dinamo in 1947. The club's name commemorates the victorious Battle of Žalgiris (Battle of
James Stewart (19,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bombardment Wing and commanding the 703d Bombardment Squadron from 1941 to 1947. He later transferred to the Air Force Reserve, and held various command
WVHU (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
his career as a writer and disc jockey. WHTN began broadcasting in July 1947 as a daytime station on 800 kHz with 1 KW power, licensed to the Greater
Salman Rushdie (14,430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Ahmed Salman Rushdie CH FRSL (/sʌlˈmɑːn ˈrʊʃdi/; born 19 June 1947) is an Indian-born British-American novelist. His work often combines magic realism
WKEE-FM (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
simulcast of WKEE 800 AM). WKEE was once known as WHTN-FM, beginning in 1947. It was the original FM sister station of AM 800 (now WVHU), which was originally
FC Zimbru Chișinău (930 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moldovan football. Founded in the Moldavian Soviet Socialist Republic in 1947, Zimbru entered the Soviet Top League in 1956 and totaled eleven participations
1947 San Diego mayoral election (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 San Diego mayoral election was held on March 11, 1947 to elect the mayor for San Diego. Incumbent mayor Harley E. Knox stood for reelection to
May 1947 crises (1,662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the May 1947 crises, also referred to as the exclusion crises, the Communists were excluded from government in Italy and France. The crises contributed
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (15,187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
jə-BAR; born Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor Jr. (/ælˈsɪndər/ al-SIN-dər); April 16, 1947) is an American former professional basketball player who played 20 seasons
Allied-occupied Germany (6,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Copenhagen, April 22, 1947". Archived from the original on 18 January 2023. Retrieved 18 January 2023. "The Danish Brigade in Germany 1947–1958" (PDF). Archived
CSF CFR Timișoara (694 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
playing in the Liga VI (6th tier). The team's best moment was during the 1947–48 season, when it was ranked 2nd in the Divizia A and reached the Romanian
Dr. Martens (2,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that leather he made himself a pair of boots with air-cushioned soles. In 1947 Märtens did not have much success selling his shoes until he met up with
Indian Civil Service (3,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Empire in India during British rule in the period between 1858 and 1947. Its members ruled over more than 300 million people in the presidencies
Iran crisis of 1946 (2,442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
journey began in May 1947, with the forces of Barzani engaging in skirmishes with the Iranian military on their way. On June 9, 1947, the Peshmerga attacked
United States Department of War (3,033 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
forces until the creation of the Department of the Air Force on September 18, 1947. The Secretary of War, a civilian with such responsibilities as finance and
Men in black (1,024 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intimidation in retaliation for discovering "the truth of the UFOs." In 1947, Harold Dahl claimed a man in a dark suit warned him not to discuss his alleged
Pakistan Armed Forces (13,528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and its own domestic suppliers. The Pakistan Armed Forces were formed in 1947, when Pakistan gained independence from the British Empire. Since then, they
Majestic 12 (1,441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
committee of scientists, military leaders, and government officials, formed in 1947 by an executive order by U.S. President Harry S. Truman to facilitate recovery
Dominion of New Zealand (3,387 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Statute of Westminster in 1931 and adopted by the New Zealand Parliament in 1947. The 1907 royal proclamation of Dominion status has never been revoked, although
Billie Holiday (13,497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1946 and 1947, her highest ranking in that poll. She was ranked fifth in Billboard's annual college poll of "girl singers" on July 6, 1947 (Jo Stafford
WDIA (1,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
WDIA (1070 AM) is a radio station based in Memphis, Tennessee. Active since 1947, it soon became the first radio station in the United States that was programmed
Indian Army ranks and insignia (2,926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Indian Army (BIA). Upon the establishment of India's independence in 1947, the country became a dominion within the British Commonwealth of Nations
WMXF (328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Waynesville for many years. It went on the air with a formal opening September 10, 1947, operating on 1400 kHz with 250 watts of power. The station was licensed
WYNF (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
WKSP, WLUB, WPRW-FM History First air date 1947; 77 years ago (1947) (as WBBQ) Former call signs WBBQ (1947–2002) WINZ (2002–2004) WSGF (2004–2010) Technical
WQSR (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
offices are at The Rotunda Shopping Center in Baltimore. On December 15, 1947, the station signed on as WCAO-FM, the sister station to WCAO (600 AM). WCAO-FM
La Vie en rose (1,744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Piaf, written in 1945, popularized in 1946, and released as a single in 1947. The song became very popular in the United States in 1950, when seven versions
Trieste (12,292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1922–1943 OZAK, 1943–1945 Allied Military Government, 1945–1947 Free Territory of Trieste, 1947–1954  Italy, 1954–present Since the second millennium BC
Royal Military College, Sandhurst (1,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
but some of its units remained operational at Sandhurst and Aldershot. In 1947, the Royal Military College was merged with the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich
KTZR (AM) (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sister stations KHUD, KMMA, KNST, KOHT, KRQQ, KXEW History First air date 1947 Former call signs KCLB (CP, 1946) KOPO (1946–1957) KOLD (1957–1969) KOPO
KIIX (AM) (234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
from Jacor in May 1999. The station was originally licensed, as KCOL, in 1947 on 1400 kHz. It moved to 1410 kHz in 1950. On March 17, 1997, the Federal
David Mamet (4,683 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
David Alan Mamet (/ˈmæmɪt/; born November 30, 1947) is an American playwright, filmmaker, and author. He won a Pulitzer Prize and received Tony nominations
Royal Military College, Sandhurst (1,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
but some of its units remained operational at Sandhurst and Aldershot. In 1947, the Royal Military College was merged with the Royal Military Academy, Woolwich
Maggi (3,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Switzerland in the late 19th century. The Maggi company was acquired by Nestlé in 1947. In 1869, Julius Maggi (1846–1912) took over his father's mill business in
Basketball Association of America (2,669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Association (NBA). The Philadelphia Warriors won the inaugural BAA championship in 1947, followed by the Baltimore Bullets and the Minneapolis Lakers in 1948 and
Rita Hayworth (9,486 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Strawberry Blonde (1941), Blood and Sand (1941), The Lady from Shanghai (1947), Pal Joey (1957), and Separate Tables (1958). Fred Astaire, with whom she
Jeff Lynne (5,832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jeffrey Lynne OBE (born 30 December 1947) is an English musician, singer-songwriter and record producer. He is the co-founder and currently the sole member
Ruth Westheimer (10,900 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
action by an exploding shell during mortar fire on Jerusalem during the 1947–1949 Israeli War of Independence, and almost lost both feet. Two years later
La Vie en rose (1,744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Piaf, written in 1945, popularized in 1946, and released as a single in 1947. The song became very popular in the United States in 1950, when seven versions
Andrea Martin (2,378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Andrea Louise Martin (born January 15, 1947) is an American and Canadian actress, best known for her work in the television series SCTV and Great News
WYNF (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
WKSP, WLUB, WPRW-FM History First air date 1947; 77 years ago (1947) (as WBBQ) Former call signs WBBQ (1947–2002) WINZ (2002–2004) WSGF (2004–2010) Technical
Dr. Martens (2,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that leather he made himself a pair of boots with air-cushioned soles. In 1947 Märtens did not have much success selling his shoes until he met up with
All-India Muslim League (6,784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
along religious lines and the creation of Pakistan as a Muslim state in 1947. After the Partition of India and the establishment of Pakistan, the All-India
KTZR (AM) (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sister stations KHUD, KMMA, KNST, KOHT, KRQQ, KXEW History First air date 1947 Former call signs KCLB (CP, 1946) KOPO (1946–1957) KOLD (1957–1969) KOPO
ND Gorica (838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
football club Jugoslavija was formed by the Slovenes of Gorizia. October 1947 marks the beginning of the club with the foundation of FD Gorica in Šempeter
1947 Fort Lauderdale hurricane (5,176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 Fort Lauderdale hurricane (Air Weather Service designation: George) was a long-lived and an intense tropical cyclone that affected the Bahamas
Shelley Winters (3,950 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1946) and New Orleans (1947). She had bit parts in Living in a Big Way (1947) and Killer McCoy (1947) at MGM, The Gangster (1947) for King Brothers Productions
WUST (565 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Louis, the dominant Class A station on 1120 AM. WUST first signed on in 1947 as WBCC, licensed to the Washington, DC suburb of Bethesda, Maryland with
Cooper Car Company (2,605 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Cooper Car Company is a British car manufacturer founded in December 1947 by Charles Cooper and his son John Cooper. Together with John's boyhood friend
The Diary of a Young Girl (7,407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
14 June 1942 – 1 August 1944) by Contact Publishing [nl] in Amsterdam in 1947. The diary received widespread critical and popular attention on the appearance
56th Fighter Wing (3,600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
million acres of Sonoran Desert. The 56th Fighter Wing was activated 15 August 1947 at Selfridge Field, Michigan as part of the United States Air Force's experimental
Stan Kroenke (3,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Enos Stanley Kroenke (/ˈkrɒŋki/; born July 29, 1947) is an American billionaire businessman. He is the owner of Kroenke Sports & Entertainment, which is
KPWK (AM) (561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sister stations KFOO, KGGI, KMYT, KTMQ History First air date 1947 Former call signs KCKC (1947–2001) KEWS (2001–2002) KTDD (2002–2017) KUBE (2017–2018) Call
Maha Vir Chakra (2,607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army 1947 Indo-Pakistan War 27-Oct-1947 2 Sepoy Dewan Singh  Indian Army 1947 Indo-Pakistan War 03-Nov-1947 3 Naik Chand Singh  Indian Army 1947 Indo-Pakistan
Convair XC-99 (1,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wings and some other structures with it. The first flight was on 24 November 1947 in San Diego, California, and after testing it was delivered to the Air Force
Italian Communist Party (5,765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the Western world, with peak support reaching 2.3 million members in 1947, and peak share being 34.4% of the vote (12.6 million votes) in the 1976
1947–48 Football League (678 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947–48 season was the 49th completed season of The Football League. The tables below are reproduced here in the exact form that they can be found
Brooklyn Dodgers (4,844 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Crown Heights in 1912. The team is noted for signing Jackie Robinson in 1947 as the first black player in the modern major leagues. Many of the clubs
WHTK (AM) (693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rochester". Prior to that, the station was first known as WVET, signing on in 1947, under ownership of a group of returning World War II veterans calling themselves
Franklin Templeton Investments (1,814 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Franklin Templeton; it is a global investment firm founded in New York City in 1947 as Franklin Distributors, Inc. It is listed on the New York Stock Exchange
Fort Sumter (4,632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
General Isaac Huger, it never saw combat. This battery was deactivated in 1947, and in 1948 the fort became Fort Sumter National Monument under the control
1947–48 FA Cup (700 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947–48 FA Cup was the 67th staging of the world's oldest football cup competition, the Football Association Challenge Cup, commonly known as the FA
Abdul Ghaffar Khan (5,303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
telling the Congress leaders "you have thrown us to the wolves." In June 1947, Khan and other Khudai Khidmatgar leaders formally issued the Bannu Resolution
Bryan Brown (2,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bryan Neathway Brown AM (born 23 June 1947) is an Australian actor and author. He has performed in over eighty film and television projects since the late
WESC (AM) (364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
protect clear-channel WFAN in New York City. WESC signed on the air in March 1947, and for many years played country music, branded as "660 in Dixie". In 1948
List of Indian monarchs (10,155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(b. 1861 – d. 1922) 7 Sep 1922 – 15 Aug 1947 (subsidiary): Sawai Man Singh II (b. 1912 – d. 1970) 15 Aug 1947 – 7 Apr 1949 (independent): Sawai Man Singh
Glayva (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glayva is a liqueur originally produced in 1947 in Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland by Ronald Morrison & Co Ltd and now by Whyte and Mackay Ltd. Glayva is made
Boris Karloff (7,875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in a film noir, Lured (1947), and as an Indian in Unconquered (1947). He had support roles in Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome (1947), Tap Roots (1948), and
KCSJ (262 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Most hours begin with Fox News Radio. The station first signed on in August 1947 as KCSJ and has kept the same call sign over its long history. It was owned
KBEB (1,788 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of sister stations KFBK-AM-FM's news/talk format. In February 1947; 77 years ago (1947-02), the station signed on as KFBK-FM on 96.9 MHz. It was originally
G. H. Hardy (3,325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Godfrey Harold Hardy FRS (7 February 1877 – 1 December 1947) was an English mathematician, known for his achievements in number theory and mathematical
Second Hungarian Republic (1,246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
process that Communist leader Mátyás Rákosi called "salami tactics." By June 1947 the Communist Party had gutted the Smallholders' Party as a political force
WWTX (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
WRDX History First air date April 21, 1947; 77 years ago (1947-04-21) (as WTUX) Former call signs WTUX (1947–1978) WJBR (1978–2003) Technical information
Iggy Pop (10,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Newell Osterberg Jr. (born April 21, 1947), known professionally as Iggy Pop, is an American singer, musician, songwriter, actor and radio broadcaster
George Mikan (4,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
games. Mikan was also chosen for the All-NBL Team. Before the start of the 1947–48 NBL season, Gears owner Maurice White pulled the team out of the league
February 28 incident (5,554 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
incident, or the 228 massacre) was an anti-government uprising in Taiwan in 1947 that was violently suppressed by the Kuomintang–led nationalist government
It's a Wonderful Life (10,715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which went into general release on January 7, 1947, placed 26th ($3.3 million) in box-office revenues for 1947 (out of more than 400 features released), one
WJNO (1,434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
call sign when it signed on in 1947; it is unrelated to the current WIRK. West Palm Beach got its third radio station in 1947 when WIRK began broadcasting
Maury Island hoax (1,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States. The pair claimed that the events had occurred on June 21, 1947. The incident is widely regarded as a hoax, even by believers of flying saucers
Palestine (region) (15,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Mandatory Palestine. Tensions between Jews and Arabs escalated into the 1947–1949 Palestine war, which ended with the establishment of Israel on most
WMTX (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subchannel carries "Up! Tampa Bay," a contemporary Christian format. In November 1947, the station signed on the air as WDAE-FM. It originally broadcast at 105
WWTX (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
WRDX History First air date April 21, 1947; 77 years ago (1947-04-21) (as WTUX) Former call signs WTUX (1947–1978) WJBR (1978–2003) Technical information
February 28 incident (5,554 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
incident, or the 228 massacre) was an anti-government uprising in Taiwan in 1947 that was violently suppressed by the Kuomintang–led nationalist government
Palestine (region) (15,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Mandatory Palestine. Tensions between Jews and Arabs escalated into the 1947–1949 Palestine war, which ended with the establishment of Israel on most
Polish government-in-exile (3,424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Coutouvidis & Jamie Reynolds Poland 1939–1947 ISBN 0-7185-1211-1 Pages 103–104 John Coutouvidis & Jamie Reynolds Poland 1939–1947 ISBN 0-7185-1211-1 Page 107 Peter
Maury Island hoax (1,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States. The pair claimed that the events had occurred on June 21, 1947. The incident is widely regarded as a hoax, even by believers of flying saucers
WMTX (1,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subchannel carries "Up! Tampa Bay," a contemporary Christian format. In November 1947, the station signed on the air as WDAE-FM. It originally broadcast at 105
National Liberal Party (UK, 1931) (2,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Few political commentators discerned a difference between the two. In May 1947, the Woolton-Teviot agreement between Lord Woolton (for the Conservatives)
WNCB (1,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and WFNS-FM 93.9 simultaneously signed on from Burlington on February 24, 1947. The stations were owned by the Burlington-Graham Broadcasting Company. In
KCSJ (262 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Most hours begin with Fox News Radio. The station first signed on in August 1947 as KCSJ and has kept the same call sign over its long history. It was owned
Glayva (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glayva is a liqueur originally produced in 1947 in Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland by Ronald Morrison & Co Ltd and now by Whyte and Mackay Ltd. Glayva is made
Robert Englund (2,336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Barton Englund (born June 6, 1947) is an American actor and director, best known for playing the supernatural serial killer Freddy Krueger in the
Gentleman's Agreement (1,819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gentleman's Agreement is a 1947 American drama film based on Laura Z. Hobson's best-selling 1947 novel of the same title. It concerns a journalist (played
NA Hussein Dey (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
professional football club based in Hussein Dey, Algiers. The club was founded in 1947 and its colours are red and yellow. Their home stadium, 20 August 1955 Stadium
University of North Carolina Wilmington (2,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Doctoral Universities – High research activity". Founded on September 4, 1947, Wilmington College opened as a junior college, primarily providing education
Solar eclipse of November 12, 1947 (840 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
occurred at the Moon's descending node of orbit on Wednesday, November 12, 1947, with a magnitude of 0.965. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between
Chief of the Air Staff (India) (1,935 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
undermentioned designations: 1932–1938: Air Officer Commanding RAF, India 1938–1947: Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Air Forces in India Upon independence and
Italian Democratic Socialist Party (1,640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The party was founded as the Socialist Party of Italian Workers (PSLI) in 1947 by a splinter group of the Italian Socialist Party (PSI) due to the decision
Peasants and Workers Party of India (589 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Peasants and Workers Party of India (PWP) is a Marxist political party in Maharashtra, India. The party was founded in 1948, having its roots from
Miracle on 34th Street (3,438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Street (initially released as The Big Heart in the United Kingdom) is a 1947 American Christmas comedy-drama film released by 20th Century-Fox, written
Madras State (2,521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gathered momentum in the early 20th century. After the Indian Independence in 1947, the erstwhile Madras presidency was integrated into the Union of India as
Indo-Pakistani wars and conflicts (8,160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Since the Partition of British India in 1947 and subsequent creation of the dominions of India and Pakistan, the two countries have been involved in a
Anne Archer (1,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anne Archer (born August 24, 1947) is an American actress. Archer was named Miss Golden Globe in 1971, and in the year following, appeared in her feature
WOKY (1,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gerald, and Rosa Bartell (later Evans) which began operations on August 31, 1947. WEXT, the Milwaukee market's fifth radio station, did fairly well with a
Myanmar Football Federation (658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
popular sport in the country. The Burma Football Federation was founded in 1947, a year before the country's independence from the United Kingdom. The BFF
Portland State Vikings football (777 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Big Sky Conference. The school's first football team was fielded in 1947. The team plays its home games at the 7,600 seat Hillsboro Stadium. Viking
KABQ (AM) (858 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to 500 watts and uses a directional antenna, with a three-tower array. In 1947, the station signed on as KVER at 1490 kHz. It was owned by Intermountain
John Larroquette (1,656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Bernard Larroquette (/ˌlærəˈkɛt/; born November 25, 1947) is an American actor. He is known for his starring roles in the NBC military drama series
Mick Fleetwood (5,225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Michael John Kells Fleetwood (born 24 June 1947) is a British musician, songwriter and actor. He is the drummer, co-founder, and leader of the rock band
ENIAC (8,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It was transferred to Aberdeen Proving Ground in Aberdeen, Maryland in 1947, where it was in continuous operation until 1955. ENIAC's design and construction
WSFC (AM) (660 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Westwood One. WSFC began broadcasting at 2:35 p.m. Central Time on December 14, 1947. On September 1, 1948, it became an affiliate of the Mutual network. The
Radcliffe Line (9,060 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
line serves as the Bangladesh–India border. On 18 July 1947, the Indian Independence Act 1947 of the Parliament of the United Kingdom stipulated that
Max Planck (5,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ForMemRS (English: /ˈplæŋk/, German: [maks ˈplaŋk] ; 23 April 1858 – 4 October 1947) was a German theoretical physicist whose discovery of energy quanta won
List of reported UFO sightings (6,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
UFO sightings. Table of reports during the 1947 flying disc craze – A sortable table of the hundreds of 1947 flying disc sightings. List of alleged extraterrestrial
Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (443 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) was an expedition from 1947–1948 which researched the area surrounding the head of the Weddell Sea in Antarctica
Bengal (14,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Legislative Assembly, the region was again divided along religious lines in 1947. Bengali culture, particularly its literature, music, art and cinema, are
Administrative units of Pakistan (2,156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh since the First Kashmir War of 1947–1948, but has never exercised administrative authority over either region
List of Muslim states and dynasties (5,100 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nawab of Banganapalle (1665–1947) Baoni State (1784–1947) Basoda State (1753–1947) Bhopal State (1723–1947) Dujana (1806–1947) Nawab of Farrukhabad (1714–1802)
Occupation of Japan (8,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Deal" priorities of the 1930s under President Franklin D. Roosevelt. In 1947, a sweeping amendment to the Meiji Constitution was passed that effectively
Kiki Camarena (4,423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Enrique "Kiki" Camarena Salazar (July 26, 1947 – February 9, 1985) was an American intelligence officer for the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
The Aviator (2004 film) (4,970 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
director of the film Hell's Angels. The film portrays his life from 1927 to 1947 during which time Hughes became a successful film producer and an aviation
Ban Johnson Park (2,686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
never materialized and the future use of Ban Johnson Field was affected. In 1947, with no baseball tenants, the ‘Whittington Park Speedway’ racetrack began
List of science-fiction authors (5,521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean-Pierre Andrevon (born 1937) Arlan Andrews (born 1940) Patricia Anthony (1947–2013) Piers Anthony (born 1934) Christopher Anvil (1925–2009) (pseudonym
Road & Track (771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(stylized as R&T) is an American automotive enthusiast magazine first published 1947. It is owned by Hearst Magazines and is published 6 times per year. The editorial
Republic Day (India) (1,298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
dominion into a republic, following its independence from the British Raj in 1947. The constitution was adopted by the Constituent Assembly of India on 26
Bombay Presidency (4,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
granted independence on 15 August 1947 and Kher continued as the Chief Minister of the state, serving until 1952. In 1947, Bombay Province became part of
Strom Thurmond (18,892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
years as a senator, he served as the 103rd governor of South Carolina from 1947 to 1951. Thurmond was a member of the Democratic Party until 1964 when he
AGV (helmet manufacturer) (918 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Italian motorcycle helmet manufacturer active in motorcycle sport. Founded in 1947 by Gino Amisano, since 2007 the company is a subsidiary of Dainese, which
Grey alien (3,360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
appeared in early accounts of the 1948 Aztec UFO hoax and later accounts of the 1947 Roswell UFO incident. The Grey alien has emerged as an archetypal image of
Little League World Series (5,987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the World Series in Major League Baseball. The Series was first held in 1947 and is held every August in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania; while the postal
Amritsar district (1,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amritsar, Ajnala and Tarn Taran. However, as part of the partition of India in 1947, Amritsar district was separated from the rest of the division and awarded
1947 VFL season (777 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 VFL season was the 51st season of the Victorian Football League (VFL), the highest level senior Australian rules football competition in Victoria
Janet Leigh (4,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into acting, making her film debut in the drama The Romance of Rosy Ridge (1947). With MGM, she appeared in many films which spanned a wide variety of genres
Attlee ministry (8,255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1946 Agriculture Act 1947 Pensions (Increase) Act 1947 Electricity Act 1947 Town and Country Planning Act 1947 Transport Act 1947 National Assistance Act
List of chief ministers of West Bengal (968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of ministers are collectively responsible to the assembly. On 17 August 1947, the British Indian province of Bengal was partitioned into the Pakistani
WKSF (2,058 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southwest of Asheville. WLOS-FM launched alongside WLOS (1380 AM) on August 11, 1947. It originally broadcast for six hours a day on 104.3 MHz with a program
Toys for Tots (974 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
parents cannot afford to buy them gifts for Christmas. It was founded in 1947 by reservist Major Bill Hendricks. The Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, a
Myanmar Football Federation (658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
popular sport in the country. The Burma Football Federation was founded in 1947, a year before the country's independence from the United Kingdom. The BFF
Area codes 217 and 447 (448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jacksonville. 217 was one of the original North American area codes created in 1947 and 447 was added to the same area in 2021 to form an all-services overlay
World Series (9,671 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oakland Athletics, and 1998 to 2000 by the Yankees. In an 18-year span from 1947 to 1964, except for 1948 and 1959, the World Series was played in New York
1946–47 FA Cup (587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
29 March 1947 15:00 Ewood Park, Blackburn Replay 12 April 1947 15:00 Maine Road, Manchester 29 March 1947 15:00 Elland Road, Leeds The 1947 FA Cup Final
Sally Struthers (1,453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sally Anne Struthers (born July 28, 1947) is an American actress and activist. She played Gloria Stivic, the daughter of Archie and Edith Bunker (played
Warren Zevon (4,689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Warren William Zevon (January 24, 1947 – September 7, 2003) was an American rock singer and songwriter. His most famous compositions include "Werewolves
WRDU (1,195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Durham, Rocky Mount, Greenville, and Roanoke Rapids. WRDU uses HD Radio. In 1947, Mel Warner and his father-in-law, Rocky Mount Evening Telegram founder Josh
Stanley Baldwin (12,297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baldwin of Bewdley, KG, PC, PC (Can), JP, FRS (3 August 1867 – 14 December 1947) was a British statesman and Conservative politician who dominated the government
Manly Warringah Sea Eagles (10,173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
league competition, the National Rugby League (NRL). The club debuted in the 1947 New South Wales Rugby Football League season and currently host the majority
List of towns and villages depopulated during the 1947–1949 Palestine war (2,409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
During the 1947–1949 Palestine war, or the Nakba, around 400 Palestinian Arab towns and villages were forcibly depopulated, with a majority being destroyed
Boeing B-50 Superfortress (4,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and new tail had already been tested) made its maiden flight on 25 June 1947, with a further 78 B-50As following. The last airframe of the initial order
Jean Simmons (3,345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other film appearances include Great Expectations (1946), Black Narcissus (1947), The Blue Lagoon (1949), So Long at the Fair (1950), Angel Face (1953),
Area 51 (9,445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ängelholm UFO memorial (1946) Kenneth Arnold (1947) 1947 craze Flight 105 (1947) Roswell (1947) Rhodes (1947) Mantell (1948) Chiles-Whitted (1948) Gorman
1st Fighter Wing (5,667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
part of Tactical Air Command being formed at March Field, California in 1947 and was one of the first wings to be equipped with the North American F-86
Jane Curtin (1,819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jane Therese Curtin (born September 6, 1947) is an American actress and comedian. First coming to prominence as an original cast member on the hit TV comedy
Gregg Allman (7,846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gregory LeNoir Allman (December 8, 1947 – May 27, 2017) was an American musician, singer and songwriter. He was known for performing in the Allman Brothers
List of current members of the United States House of Representatives (2,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stanford University (BA) Santa Clara University(JD) 1995 San Jose (1947-12-21) December 21, 1947 (age 76) California 19 Jimmy Panetta Democratic Deputy district
Li Lanjuan (1,256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Li Lanjuan (Chinese: 李兰娟; born 13 September 1947), also romanized as Lan-Juan Li, is a Chinese epidemiologist and hepatologist. She is a professor at Zhejiang
WXKS (AM) (1,787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
main analog transmission, WXKS streams online via iHeartRadio. On April 21, 1947, the station signed on as WKOX, a daytime-only station on 1190 kHz in Framingham
List of Hindi films of 1947 (47 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
industry based in Mumbai in 1947: The nine highest-grossing films at the Indian Box Office in 1947: Box Office India. "Top Earners 1947". boxofficeindia.com
Ramesh Sippy (970 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ramesh Sippy (born 23 January 1947) is an Indian film director, actor and producer in Hindi cinema. He is particularly known for being director in Sholay
Welsh Labour (3,658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1945 general election was strongly endorsed by the Welsh electorate. In 1947, an all Wales unit was formed within the Labour Party for the first time
Richard Griffiths (2,326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Thomas Griffiths OBE (31 July 1947 – 28 March 2013) was an English actor of film, television, and stage. He was known for his portrayals of Vernon
Jennifer Warnes (1,623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jennifer Jean Warnes (born March 3, 1947) is an American singer and songwriter who has performed as a vocalist on a number of film soundtracks. She has
1947 United States Senate special election in Mississippi (143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 United States Senate special election in Mississippi was held on November 4, 1947. John C. Stennis was elected to fill the seat vacated by the
Indian rupee (9,118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Portuguese Indian escudo in 1961. Following the independence of India in 1947 and the accession of the princely states to the new Union, the Indian rupee
1947 FA Cup final (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 FA Cup final was the 66th final of the FA Cup. It took place on 26 April 1947 at Wembley Stadium and was contested between Charlton Athletic and
Interdimensional UFO hypothesis (1,879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
various spiritualists believed in "other dimensions". During the Summer of 1947, spiritualists adapted the "other dimensions" folklore to explain recent
AC Renate (247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Renate, to comply with Lega Pro stadium criteria. The club was founded in 1947 as Succhialo Aneto. On 1961 the club has changed its name with Associazione
Bobby Riggs (5,101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the world No. 1 amateur in 1939 and world No. 1 professional in 1946 and 1947. He played his first professional tennis match on December 26, 1941. As a
Fiji Airways (3,075 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1951 but the airline's origins date back to Katafaga Estates Ltd. formed in 1947. After being acquired by Qantas in 1958, Katafaga Estates was retooled as
WVBZ (1,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dubbing itself as "The Racin' Station". The station started service on May 3, 1947 as WSIC-FM. It, along with its sister station WSIC, was the first AM and
Elia Kazan (9,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
later joining the Group Theatre in 1932, and co-founded the Actors Studio in 1947. With Robert Lewis and Cheryl Crawford, his actors' studio introduced "Method
Arab Socialist Ba'ath Party – Syria Region (10,282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Ba'ath ideology), is a neo-Ba'athist organisation founded on 7 April 1947 by Michel Aflaq, Salah al-Din al-Bitar and followers of Zaki al-Arsuzi. The
Jacki Weaver (1,701 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jacqueline Ruth Weaver AO (born 25 May 1947) is an Australian theatre, film, and television actress. Weaver emerged in the 1970s Australian New Wave through
Bob Boone (907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Raymond Boone (born November 19, 1947) is an American former catcher and manager in Major League Baseball (MLB) who was a four-time All-Star. Born
King of Romania (1,088 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Românilor) was the title of the monarch of the Kingdom of Romania from 1881 until 1947, when the Romanian Workers' Party proclaimed the Romanian People's Republic
Martinsville Speedway (2,078 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
also one of the first paved oval tracks in stock car racing, being built in 1947 by partners H. Clay Earles, Henry Lawrence, and Sam Rice, nearly a year before
List of Telugu films of 1947 (46 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Tollywood film industry based in Madras & Hyderabad in the year 1947. "1947 Telugu Films". pedia.desibantu. Retrieved 3 December 2019. "1940's Telugu
WAAX (1,048 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nancy Grace's weeknight talk show on HLN. The station began operation in 1947 as WGWD, also at 570 on the dial, but with a power of 1,000 watts, daytime
1947 New York Yankees season (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 New York Yankees season was the team's 45th season. The team finished with a record of 97–57, winning their 15th pennant, finishing 12 games ahead
Baltimore Colts (1947–1950) (1,353 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
name, it was a member of the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) from 1947 to 1949 and then joined the National Football League (NFL) for one season
Sugar Ray Robinson (7,648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
" Robinson then knocked Costner out in 2 minutes and 49 seconds. In June 1947, after four non-title bouts, Robinson was scheduled to defend his title for
1947 New York Yankees season (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1947 New York Yankees season was the team's 45th season. The team finished with a record of 97–57, winning their 15th pennant, finishing 12 games ahead
Telegraph (Brisbane) (821 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
27 September 2008. "The Telegraph". The Telegraph (Brisbane, Qld. : 1872–1947). Brisbane, Qld.: National Library of Australia. 1 January 1901. p. 13. Brisbane
Airline codes (1,511 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
codes were originally based on the ICAO designators which were issued in 1947 as two-letter airline identification codes (see the section below). IATA
WPKX (1,472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hampshire Wildcat Sports Network with WGIR and WQSO). WPKX signed on in 1947 as WWNH, owned by Strafford Broadcasting Corporation. Initially, a 1,000
Monarchy of Pakistan (3,464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
From 1947 to 1956, the Dominion of Pakistan was a self-governing country within the Commonwealth of Nations that shared a monarch with the United Kingdom
List of United States Supreme Court cases, volume 330 (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Education 330 U.S. 1 1947 Public Workers v. Mitchell 330 U.S. 75 1947 Oklahoma v. United States Civil Service Commission 330 U.S. 127 1947 Walling v. Portland
Province of Brandenburg (2,822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1954; 1947–1952, and from 1990 part of Brandenburg state) Forst (Lusatia) (1897–1950; quarters west of the Oder merged in Cottbus district; from 1947 part
McCarthyism (13,834 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
First Red Scare, President Harry S. Truman signed an executive order in 1947 to screen federal employees for possible association with organizations deemed
Indian Armed Forces (23,426 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
number of major military operations, including: the Indo-Pakistani wars of 1947, 1965 and 1971, the Portuguese-Indian War, the Sino-Indian War, the 1967
High School of Performing Arts (962 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(informally known as "PA") was a public alternative high school established in 1947 and located at 120 West 46th Street in the borough of Manhattan, New York
Hughes H-4 Hercules (2,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
used in the war. The aircraft made only one brief flight, on November 2, 1947, and the project never advanced beyond the prototype. Built from wood (Duramold
Secretary of State for India (219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Burma. The India Office and its secretary of state were abolished in August 1947, when the United Kingdom granted independence in the Indian Independence
Area code 406 (1,430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Telephone and Telegraph Company created a nationwide telephone numbering plan in 1947. As of 2013, there were 1.7 million lines served by 47 carriers; all but
Afeni Shakur (2,325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Afeni Shakur Davis (born Alice Faye Williams; January 10, 1947 – May 2, 2016) was an American political activist and member of the Black Panther Party
List of Stanley Cup champions (3,051 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1926, though it was nominally still subject to external challenge. After 1947, the Cup became the de jure NHL championship prize. From 1915 to the end
List of Copa América finals (403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
finals  Argentina 16 (1921*, 1925*, 1927, 1929*, 1937*, 1941, 1945, 1946*, 1947, 1955, 1957, 1959*, 1991, 1993, 2021, 2024) 14 (1916*, 1917, 1920, 1923,
Political integration of India (11,312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Before India gained independence in 1947, India (also called the Indian Empire) was divided into two sets of territories, one under direct British rule
Merrimack College (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Augustinian university in North Andover, Massachusetts. It was founded in 1947 by the Order of St. Augustine with an initial goal to educate World War II
List of United States Supreme Court cases, volume 331 (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
S. 1 1947 Walling v. Halliburton Oil Well Cementing Company 331 U.S. 17 1947 United States National Bank v. Chase National Bank 331 U.S. 28 1947 Trailmobile
Humphrey Bogart (12,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Big Sleep), became the models for detectives in other noir films. In 1947, he played a War hero in another "noir" film, Dead Reckoning, tangled in
Brazilian Socialist Party (1,785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Socialista Brasileiro, PSB) is a political party in Brazil. It was founded in 1947, before being abolished by the military regime in 1965 and re-organised in
List of battleships of the United States Navy (4,935 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Arkansas) Decommissioned: 1 August 1947 (Wyoming) Fate: Wyoming became a training ship (AG-17) in 1931, scrapped in 1947. Arkansas sunk at Operation Crossroads
WHYN-FM (1,453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the call letters WHYN-FM since it first signed on the air on December 1, 1947. The station's original city of license was Holyoke. It transmitted from
KTLA (8,802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
station in the western United States, having begun operations in January 1947. Although not as widespread in national carriage as its Chicago sister station
WWDC (FM) (2,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
97.5 MHz (1945–1946) (CP) 94.5 MHz (1946) (CP) 100.5 MHz (1946–1947) (CP) 98.7 MHz (1947–1950) Call sign meaning Washington, D.C. Technical information
Rashtrapati Bhavan (3,154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 'Presidential Palace'; formerly Viceroy's House from 1931 to 1947 and Government House from 1947 to 1950) is the official residence of the President of India
KFXR (AM) (2,224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
station KDFW. The station signed on the air on November 9, 1947; 76 years ago (November 9, 1947). Its first call sign was KLIF. The station was owned by
Evarts-class destroyer escort (360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 1947 Crouter DE-11 8 February 1942 26 January 1943 25 May 1943 30 November 1945 Sold for scrapping, 25 November 1946. Broken up, 1947 Brennan
List of prime ministers of Pakistan (1,879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nationwide general elections for the bicameral Parliament of Pakistan. Since 1947, Pakistan has had 20 prime ministers, aside from the appointed caretaker
Octavia E. Butler (9,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Octavia Estelle Butler (June 22, 1947 – February 24, 2006) was an American science fiction author and a multiple recipient of the Hugo and Nebula awards
307th Bomb Wing (2,662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Air Force Global Strike Command (AFGSC). The wing was first activated in 1947 as part of the test of the Wing Base Organization system as the 307th Bombardment
WJLA-TV (2,760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Columbia's third television station began broadcasting on October 3, 1947, as WTVW, owned by the Washington Star, along with WMAL radio (630 AM, now
Emmylou Harris (11,359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Emmylou Harris (born April 2, 1947) is an American singer, songwriter, musician, bandleader, and activist. She is recognized for having a consistent artistic
Communist Party of Australia (4,726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Queensland (for Bowen) at the 1944 state election. He won re-election in 1947 before the seat was abolished. The party also held office in over a dozen
Stanley Cup (9,353 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trophy of the NHL in 1926 and then the de jure NHL championship prize in 1947. There are actually three Stanley Cups: the original bowl of the "Dominion
Commander-in-Chief, India (400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or of India") was the supreme commander of the Indian Army from 1833 to 1947. The Commander-in-Chief and most of his staff were based at GHQ India, and
International Civil Aviation Organization (5,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
March 1947 and, consequently, PICAO was disestablished on 4 April 1947 and replaced by ICAO, which began operations the same day. In October 1947, ICAO
Richard Talbert (1,716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard John Alexander Talbert (born 26 April 1947) is a British-American contemporary ancient historian and classicist on the faculty of the University
Jones AT&T Stadium (3,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clifford B. and Audrey Jones Stadium opened 76 years ago on November 29, 1947, with a seating capacity of 27,000. It was named after Clifford B. Jones
Morgenthau Plan (10,604 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for Germany. While the Morgenthau Plan had some influence until July 10, 1947 (adoption of JCS 1779) on Allied planning for the occupation of Germany,
301st Air Refueling Wing (1,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Activated 5 November 1947. Assigned to Strategic Air Command. Equipped with B-29 Superfortresses. Conducted strategic bombardment training, 1947–1948, and aerial
List of United States Supreme Court cases, volume 332 (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
332 U.S. 1 1947 United States v. California 332 U.S. 19 1947 Adamson v. California 332 U.S. 46 1947 Bartels v. Birmingham 332 U.S. 126 1947 Foster v. Illinois
List of state leaders in the 20th century (1901–1950) (25,468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(1937–1947) Leonardo Argüello Barreto, President (1947) Benjamín Lacayo Sacasa, Acting President (1947) Víctor Manuel Román y Reyes, President (1947–1950)
1948 Palestinian expulsion and flight (17,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Palestine). About 250,000–300,000 Palestinians fled or were expelled during the 1947–1948 civil war in Mandatory Palestine, before the termination of the British
98th Operations Group (2,123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army Air Forces units assigned to Strategic Air Command (SAC) on 1 July 1947, prior to the establishment of the USAF. Equipped with low-hour Boeing B-29
Swadeshi movement (1,780 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
movement as arsenal for its freedom struggle and ultimately on 15 August 1947, a hand-spun Khadi tricolor Ashoka Chakra Indian flag was unfurled at Princess
WWRK (627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
non-directionally. WWRK is owned by iHeartMedia. WWRK signed on as WJMX on July 13, 1947. This station also covered NASCAR races in the past like the 1955 Southern