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Victor Hugo

Victor-Marie Hugo was one of France's most distinguished writers: a poet, dramatist and novelist of the romantic school of the 19th century. His most famous works in English are his two epic novels, T…

Hugo

in Jerusalem Delivered, Count of Vermandois, brother of Philippe I. of France, leader of the Franks. He died before Godfrey was appointed leader of the united armies (book i.), but his spir…

Hugo Chavez

Name at birth: Hugo Rafael Chávez FriasHugo Chavez was the elected strongman of Venezuela who took office in 1999 and remained there until his death from cancer in 2013. Hugo Chavez was the son of sch…

Hugo Pool

Director: Robert DowneyWriters: Robert Downey and Laura DowneyDirector of Photography:Joseph MontgomeryEditor:Joe D'AugustineMusic:Danilo PerezProduction Designer:Lauren GaborProducer:Barbara …

Hugo Claus

authorDied: March 19, 2008 (Antwerp, Belgium) Best Known as: author who wrote "The Sorrow of Belgium" Hugo Claus was a highly praised author from Belgium, wh…

Victor Borge

Name at birth: Børge Rosenbaum.Victor Borge was once called "the funniest pianist on Earth" by The Washington Post. He toured the world for decades with his popular one-man show, which mixed classical…

Victor Valle

Victor ValleAge: 82 boxing trainer who guided heavyweight Gerry Cooney and others; advocate of boxing safety, he was instrumental in reducing championship fights from 15 to 12 rounds. He died …

Victor Mature

Victor MatureAge: 86 handsome actor known for his barrel chest—and roles in epics like Samson and Delilah and The Robe. “Mr. Beautiful” got his big break in 1940, after a bri…

Victor Borge

Victor Borge(Borge Rosenbaum)pianist, comedianBorn: 1/3/1909Birthplace: Copenhagen Danish-born musical comedian who combined virtuosic piano skills, a sharp wit, sight gags, and an irrepressib…