Ural Oblast (Russian Empire)

The Ural Oblast (Russian Empire) was an oblast (province) of the Russian Empire. It roughly corresponded to most of present-day western Kazakhstan. It was created out of the territories of the former Kazakh khanate. Demographics[edit] As of 1897, 684,590 people populated the oblast. Kazakhs constituted the majority of the population. Significant minorities consisted of Russians […]


Kipoureio Κηπουρείο Kipoureio Coordinates: 39°57.2′N 21°21.7′E / 39.9533°N 21.3617°E / 39.9533; 21.3617Coordinates: 39°57.2′N 21°21.7′E / 39.9533°N 21.3617°E / 39.9533; 21.3617 Country Greece Administrative region West Macedonia Regional unit Grevena Municipality Grevena Municipal unit Gorgiani Elevation 840 m (2,760 ft) Community[1]  • Population 206 (2011)  • Area (km2) 40.285 Time zone EET (UTC+2)  • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3) Postal code 510 […]

Intramural sports

For the upcoming American sports comedy film, see Intramural (film). Intramural sports or intramurals are recreational sports organized within a particular institution, usually an educational institution,[1][2] or a set geographic area.[citation needed] The term, which is chiefly North American,[2] derives from the Latin words intramuros meaning “within walls”,[3][4][5] and was used to describe sports matches […]

French Kiss (Lil Louis song)

“French Kiss” Single by Lil Louis from the album From the Mind of Lil Louis Released October 14, 1989 Format 12″ CD MCD Recorded 1989 Genre House porn groove Length 5:16 Label FFRR PolyGram Epic CBS Writer(s) Lil Louis Karlana Johnson Producer(s) Lil Louis Lil Louis singles chronology “French Kiss” (1989) “New York” (1989) Alternative cover […]

Pennsylvania Route 696

PA Route 696 Route information Maintained by PennDOT Length: 16.017 mi[1] (25.777 km) Existed: 1930 – present Major junctions South end: PA 997 in Greene Township   I-81 in Greene Township I-81 in Southampton Township US 11 / PA 533 in Shippensburg PA 641 in Newburg North end: PA 997 in Hopewell Township Location Counties: Franklin, Cumberland Highway system Pennsylvania State Route System Interstate […]

Stoic (film)

Stoic DVD box art Directed by Uwe Boll Produced by Uwe Boll Shawn Williamson Written by Uwe Boll (treatment) Starring Edward Furlong Shaun Sipos Music by Jessica de Rooij Release date June 22, 2009 (2009-06-22) (United Kingdom) Running time 87 minutes Country Canada Language English Budget $2 million Stoic is a 2009 arthouse drama film directed and written […]

Almo (god)

Almo was in ancient Roman religion the eponymous god of a river in the vicinity of Rome.[1] Like Tiberinus and others, he was prayed to by the augurs of Rome. In the water of Almo the statue of the mother of the gods, Cybele, used to be washed.[2][3] He had a naiad daughter named Larunda.[4] […]

Panch Kalyanaka

Part of a series on Jainism Jain prayers Bhaktamara Stotra Micchami Dukkadam Ṇamōkāra mantra Jai Jinendra Philosophy Anekantavada Cosmology Ahimsa Karma Dharma Mokṣa Kevala Jnana Dravya Tattva Brahmacharya Aparigraha Gunasthana Saṃsāra Ethics Ethics of Jainism Sallekhana Major figures The 24 Tirthankaras Rishabha Pārśva Mahavira Arihant Ganadhara Kundakunda Siddhasena Samantabhadra Haribhadra Yashovijaya Major sects Digambara Śvētāmbara […]

Oude Molen, Simpelveld

Oude Molen Old Mill Oude Molen in 2008 Alternative names Molen van Houben General information Status Rijksmonument (33593) Type Watermill Address Oude Molenweg 6 Town or city Simpelveld Country Netherlands Coordinates 50°50′01″N 5°58′18″E / 50.8337°N 5.9717°E / 50.8337; 5.9717Coordinates: 50°50′01″N 5°58′18″E / 50.8337°N 5.9717°E / 50.8337; 5.9717 Completed 1774 Designations House (1961-present) Gristmill (1774-1961) References […]

Kurt Katch

Kurt Katch Born Isser Kac[1] (1896-01-28)28 January 1896 Grodno, Poland, Russian Empire (now Hrodna, Belarus) Died 14 August 1958(1958-08-14) (aged 62) Los Angeles, California, United States Occupation Actor Years active 1919 – 1958 Spouse(s) Roma Katch Children Vic Katch Kurt Katch (January 28, 1896[2] – August 14, 1958) was a Polish film and television actor.[3] Katch was […]