3 days ago · Vatican City State is a recognized national territory under international law, but it is the Holy See that conducts diplomatic relations on its behalf, in addition to the Holy See's own diplomacy, entering into international agreements in its regard. Vatican City thus has no diplomatic service of its own.
5 days ago · Alexios persuaded many of the princes to pledge allegiance to him; he also convinced them their first objective should be Nicaea, Buoyed by his success at Civetot, the over-confident Kilij Arslan left the city to resolve a territorial dispute, thus enabling its capture after the Siege of Nicaea and a Byzantine naval assault in May–June 1097.
4 days ago · v. t. e. The Romani people ( / ˈroʊməni, ˈrɒ -/ ), also known as the Roma, are an Indo-Aryan people group, traditionally nomadic itinerants living mostly in Europe, as well as diaspora populations in the Americas. The Romani people are widely known in English by the exonym Gypsies (or Gipsies ), which is considered by many Romani people to ...
- 205,007–825,000 (0.58%)
- 105,000 (0.13%)
- 225,000 (0.36%)
4 days ago · He was buried in Westminster Abbey, which he had rebuilt in the second half of his reign, and was moved to his current tomb in 1290. Some miracles were declared after his death; however, he was not canonised.
2 days ago · Basel is Switzerland's third-most-populous city (after Zürich and Geneva) with about 175,000 inhabitants. The official language of Basel is (the Swiss variety of Standard) German, but the main spoken language is the local Basel German dialect. Basel is commonly considered to be the cultural capital of Switzerland.
- 23.85 km² (9.21 sq mi)
Jul 27, 2021 · Jay married on 21 Aug 1935 to Marjorie Davis, probably in or near Dodge City where he was already living with his own parents in 1930. In 1936 the family was living in Dodge City, Ford County, Kansas when their son Dennis was born there. After World War II, the family moved to Kansas City, Missouri.
Jul 23, 2021 · The last battle of the "Lion of the North". It is said that on the eve of this battle, the Swedish king saw in a dream a huge tree. Before his eyes, it grew out of the ground, covered with leaves and flowers, and then dried up and fell at his feet. He considered this dream auspicious and foreshadowing victory.
Jul 27, 2021 · Lady Kitty Spencer has confirmed her mother Victoria Aitken attended her lavish wedding in Rome at the weekend - after their father Charles Spencer was notably absent. Princess Diana's niece, 30, who wed retail millionaire Michael Lewis, 62, at a 17th century Italian castle on Saturday, shared a photo of Victoria, 55, at the Trevi Fountain with ...
Jul 27, 2021 · Highlander 35th Anniversary 4K Blu-ray. Lionsgate Home Entertainment will celebrate the 35th anniversary of Russell Mulcahy's classic film Highlander (1986) with a brand new 4K Blu-ray release ...
Jul 25, 2021 · Gold Silver Ireland Coin Irish War 1921 II 2021 I St Paddys Day World Green Gift | Coins, Coins, British | eBay!