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Angel Gonzalez Biography

poetDied: January 12, 2008 (Madrid, Spain) Best Known as: Spanish poet opposed to Franco dictatorship Spanish poet who wrote about issues of freedom and soli…

Miguel Induráin

Miguel InduráinBorn: July 16, 1964Spanish cyclist won 5 straight Tour de Frances (1991-95), one of only 5 5-time winners; won gold in time trial at '96 Olympics; retired in 1997.Punch I…

Miguel Ondetti Biography

inventorBorn: 1930Died: 2004 By synthesizing captopril during their careers at Bristol Myers Squibb, Cushman and Ondetti created the first medical treatment tha…

Angel

WBTuesday 9:00–10:00 p.m.Cast:David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter, and Glenn Quinn In this Buffy, the Vampire Slayer spin-off, Angel (Boreanaz) bolts from Sunnydale to start afresh in Los…

Brewer's: Angels

say the Arabs, were created from pure, bright gems; the gems, of fire; and man, of clay. Angels, according to Dionysius the Areopagite, were divided into nine orders:— Seraphim, Cheru…

Brewer's: Angel

Half a sovereign in gold; so called because, at one time, it bore the figure of the archangel Michael slaying the dragon. When the Rev. Mr. Patten, vicar of Whitstable, was dying, the Archb…

Miguel de Cervantes

Full name: Miguel de Cervantes SaavedraMiguel de Cervantes wrote the epic satire Don Quixote, which is regarded as the first true modern novel. Little is known of Cervantes's early life; at 23 he enl…

Joaquin Miguel ELIZALDE

ELIZALDE, Joaquin Miguel, a Resident Commissioner from the Commonwealth of the Philippines; born in Manila, Philippine Islands, August 2, 1896; attended St. Joseph’s College at London, Englan…

Miguel Antonio OTERO

OTERO, Miguel Antonio, (uncle of Mariano Sabino Otero), a Delegate from the Territory of New Mexico; born in Valencia, N.Mex., June 21, 1829; attended private and parochial schools and St. Loui…

Angel Carter

Angel Carter is the twin of teen pop star Aaron Carter and the younger sister of Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter. (Angel is slightly older than Aaron, having preceded him by a few minutes.) In th…