1 day ago · Dartmouth College is situated in the rural town of Hanover, New Hampshire, located in the Upper Valley along the Connecticut River in New England. Its 269-acre (1.09 km 2) campus is centered on a 5-acre (2 ha) "Green", a former field of pine trees cleared in 1771.
1 day ago · During the American Revolutionary War, Congress imprisoned the Convention Army in Charlottesville at the Albemarle Barracks between 1779 and 1781. The Governor and legislators had to temporarily abandon the capitol and on June 4, 1781, Jack Jouett warned the Virginia Legislature meeting at Monticello of a planned raid by Colonel Banastre Tarleton, allowing a narrow escape.
1 day ago · After this, the town was under Nawab (King) Kumar Ghosal of Bally, West Bengal, and saw regular visits from the Governors-General and Commanders-in-Chief of British India. A number of young British officers started visiting the area to socialise with the higher-ups; they were followed by ladies looking for marriage alliances for their relatives.
1 day ago · in Kannada language, the city is known as Mangaluru, a reference to Mangaladevi (the suffix uru means town or city). During British rule from 1799, the anglicised version Mangalore became the official appellation. According to historian George M. Moraes, however, the word Mangalore is the Portuguese corruption of Mangaluru.
1 day ago · Winchester College invented and gave its name to Winchester College Football, played exclusively at the college and in some small African/South American communities.  Transport Road. Winchester is located near the M3 motorway and at the meeting of the A34, A31, A3090 and A272 roads. Once a major traffic bottleneck, the city ...
1 day ago · De Anza College is a public community college in Cupertino, California. De Anza College is part of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District, which also administers Foothill College in nearby Los Altos Hills, California. The college is named after the Spanish explorer Juan Bautista de Anza.
1 day ago · Carcassonne Écouter est une commune française, préfecture du département de l'Aude dans la région Occitanie.. Au dernier recensement de 2017, la commune comptait 46 031 habitants appelés les Carcassonnais.
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1 day ago · George Washington (/ d͡ʒ ɔ ɹ d͡ʒ ˈ w ɑ ʃ ɪ ŋ t ə n / ), né le 22 février 1732 à Pope's Creek (colonie de Virginie)  et mort le 14 décembre 1799 à Mount Vernon (État de Virginie), est un homme d'État américain, chef d’État-major de l’Armée continentale pendant la guerre d’indépendance entre 1775 et 1783 et premier président des États-Unis, en fonction de ...
1 day ago · Freddie Mercury, nato Farrokh Bulsara (Zanzibar, 5 settembre 1946 – Londra, 24 novembre 1991), è stato un cantautore, compositore e musicista britannico di origini parsi.. Nel 1970, insieme al chitarrista Brian May e al batterista Roger Meddows-Taylor, fondò i Queen, ai quali un anno più tardi si aggiunse il bassista John Deacon.