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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: January 8
Luis Manuel Fernández de Portocarrero (January 8, 1635-1709), cardinal archbishop of Toledo, was a younger son of the marquis of Almenara.
John Carroll (January 8, 1735 –; December 3, 1815) was a priest of the Catholic Society of Jesus.
Frederick George Abberline (January 8, 1843 –; December 10, 1929) was an inspector for the London Metropolitan Police and was a prominent police figure in the investigation into the Jack the Ripper murders.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/January-8   (8740 words)

  
 January 3 - 8, 2000 - Church News
Madrid, 8 (NE) Five hundred years after the birth of St. John of Avila, Patron saint of Spanish clergy, the Church in Spain is encouraging a campaign in order to make the saint's life more present among faithful.
Saint John of Avila was born in January 6 in Almodovar del Campo, in the jurisdiction of Toledo.
Asuncion, 8 (NE) Next Tuesday January 11, the diocese of Saint John the Baptist of the Missions, in Paraguay, will be hosting a multitudinous youth meeting, that is expected to gather thousands of young people from of all over the country.
www.eclesiales.org /english/archive/0001-1.htm   (5437 words)

  
 THE EARTHQUAKE OF JANUARY 8, 2006 IN SOUTHERN GREECE- by Dr. George Pararas-Carayannis
On Sunday January 8, 2006, a strong earthquake occurred in the sea along the Hellenic arc, between the islands of Crete and Kythira in Southern Greece.
The earthquake of January 8, 2006 occurred along the Kythira Strait deformation zone and its focal depth of 48.4 km was close to the upper limit for earthquakes in this region.
The earthquake of January 8, 2006 occurred east of the subduction boundary and involved mostly lateral strike slip movement.
www.drgeorgepc.com /Earthquake2006Greece.html   (3001 words)

  
 January 8 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar.
There are 357 days remaining (358 in leap years).
January 7 - January 9 - December 8 - February 8 — listing of all days
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/January_8   (1504 words)

  
 January 8, 2005 - St. Johns Independent - obituaries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
She was born in St. Johns, Michigan on October 21, 1913, the daughter of Ernest and Retta (Fesler) Kuhns and lived in St. Johns all of her life.
Brenda Mead passed away January 4, 2005, at the age of 85 surrounded by her family.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday, January 8, 2005 at the Houghton Chapel of the Osgood Funeral Homes, 232 E. Oak St., Ovid, burial at Maple Grove Cemetery with Rev. Rob McPherson officiating.
www.miserybay.com /sjindy/obits/050108.shtml   (2745 words)

  
 Afghanistan: Massacres Of Hazaras - Massacre In Yakaolang, January 2001
On January 7, Taliban forces began advancing on Yakaolang from Bamiyan in a bid to recapture the district.
After a couple of days [January 11 or 12], eight or ten of the village elders decided that they must go to Nayak to discuss the security of the area with the Taliban.
Apparently frustrated that their path was blocked by the Hazaras' herds, some of the Taliban fired gunshots at the group, killing three of them on the spot.
www.hrw.org /reports/2001/afghanistan/afghan101-03.htm   (1654 words)

  
 SF Ethics Commission: January 8
The Committee's recommendation for a supplemental budget is included on the January 8, 2001 agenda.
On January 3, I met with a representative of the Mayor's Budget Office to discuss a supplemental budget request and funding for implementation of Prop O. Public policy program.
At the end of January, the Commission staff will notify department heads and members of boards and commissions about the April 1, 2001 filing deadline for SEIs and the role of department heads as filing officers for their designated employees.
www.ci.sf.ca.us /site/ethics_page.asp?id=14804   (1304 words)

  
 Senate Journal: Monday, January 8, 2001
LEAVE OF ABSENCE Leave of absence was granted as follows: Senator Fraise for Monday, January 8, and Tuesday, January 9, 2001, on request of Senator Gronstal.
MICHAEL E. Secretary of the Senate On motion of Senator Johnson, the report was adopted by a voice vote, and the duly elected Senators appeared before the bar of the Senate, were duly sworn, and subscribed their names to the oath of office.
January 4, 2001 BOARD OF REGENTS Annual Technology Transfer and Economic Development Reports from the University of Iowa, Iowa State University, and the University of Northern Iowa, pursuant to 2000 Acts, Senate File 2296.
www.legis.state.ia.us /GA/79GA/Session.1/SJournal/Day/0108.html   (5929 words)

  
 Today in History: January 8
On January 8, 1815, Major General Andrew Jackson led a small, poorly-equipped army to victory against eight thousand British troops at the Battle of New Orleans.
A traditional fiddle tune commemorating the event came to be known as "Jackson's Victory" or "The Eighth of January." Listen to a version of this tune played on fiddle and guitar by Bill and Jessie Robinson in the collection Voices from the Dust Bowl, 1940-1941.
Search the collection on the terms eighth of january for several more versions of the tune and one version of the words to the song as recalled by Mrs.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/today/jan08.html   (540 words)

  
 WTC Environmental Monitoring: January 8, 2002
This brings the total number of air samples collected and analyzed for lower Manhattan to 4,360, with 30 samples above the standard (27 of these were collected prior to September 30, the other three were collected on October 9, November 27 and December 27).
VOCs - Sampling for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) was conducted on January 7 in the direct area of the debris pile at ground zero.
Samples taken at the North Tower debris pile exceeded the OSHA standards for both benzene and 1,3-butadiene on January 7.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha010802.htm   (500 words)

  
 Georgia Bulletin, January 8, 1998
ATLANTA--As Tony Dees flips through the scrapbook of Atlanta's first bishop, Bishop Francis E. Hyland, his hands are gentle and his smile is bright, a testimony to the love and care that he puts into preserving each document and artifact in the archdiocesan archive collection.
He acquired the space in January 1995, and that is when he could finally achieve some organization, he said.
In college, Dees thought he might like to study medicine, but when he started working in the library of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to earn extra money, he knew he had found his niche.
www.georgiabulletin.org /local/1998/01/08/a   (879 words)

  
 January Events
January 11, 18, and 25 at 2pm Free cross country ski beginner lesson for women.
Thursday, January 19, 2006, 7:00 PM Wolfeboro Inn, 90 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, NH This three-time Boston Music Award winner ("Female Singer-Songwriter of the Year") was recently featured on Opera and just had THREE of her songs covered on Faith Hill's latest CD (including title track, Fireflies).
January 26th “Lucia di Lammermoor” - Donizetti Dinners begin at 6:30, opera lectures at 7:00pm and will be given by Tim Ostendorf – innkeeper, bartender and trained opera singer.
www.lakesregion.org /Activities/EventCalendarDetailView/JanuaryEvents/tabid/167/Default.aspx   (2123 words)

  
 January 8, 1997
He was originally convicted and sentenced to die by lethal injection March 8, 1989 by a Nevada County jury.
Following the conviction on March 8, 1989, and Wainwright being sentenced to die, a series of appeals were made on his behalf.
January 30: football banquet at elementary cafeteria at 6:00 p.m.
www.picayune-times.com /editionlist.heitml?pubname=picayune&pubdate=1997-01-08&txt=t   (10048 words)

  
 KlezCalendar: January 8, 2005 Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
This Saturday, January 8, 2005 Klezmerovitz will be performing at the Nickelodeon Folk Club.
January 8, 2005, 6:00 PM This is a free concert, open to the public.
Tickets for the concert are $7 for adults when purchased before January 6, or $10 at the door and $5 for students.
www.klezmershack.com /calendar/2005_01_08.php   (360 words)

  
 ··· January 20 ···
As it happens 12 years successively since 1990, on January 20 people of Azerbaijan go into mourning and commemorate the defenseless compatriots killed in result of invasion of the Soviet troops to Azerbaijan.
Events of Bloody January - 133 people of peaceful population killed, knocked down by tanks on the streets of the city, 611 wounded women and children, 200 homes ruined and burned down.
Tragedy of Bloody January is a result of your order to invade peaceful city of Baku and some regions of the Azerbaijan Republic by armed troops of the Red Army on January 19-20, 1990.
www.january20.net   (337 words)

  
 January 8 - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
af:8 Januarie ang:8 Æfterra Gēola ar:8 يناير an:8 de chinero ast:8 de xineru bg:8 януари be:8 студзеня bs:8.
januar ca:8 de gener ceb:Enero 8 cv:Кăрлач, 8 co:8 di ghjennaghju cs:8.
Januar hu:Január 8 mk:8 јануари ms:8 Januari nl:8 januari ja:1月8日 no:8.
www.voyager.in /January_8   (1449 words)

  
 The Scout Report - January 8, 1999
On January 1, the Public Record Office (PRO) released UK Government Records from 1968 that had been sealed under the 30 year rule.
Released on January 5, this new study by the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) reports a rise in the proportion of state inmates who used drugs (including alcohol) in the month before their arrest and an increase in use by federal inmates within prisons between 1990 and 1997.
In the same period, the proportion of state inmates receiving drug abuse treatment fell from 24.5% in 1991 to 9.7% in 1997, and the numbers of inmates in treatment in federal prisons fell from 15.7% to 9.2%.
scout.wisc.edu /Reports/ScoutReport/1999/scout-990108.html   (3047 words)

  
 Weekly Advisory -- January 8, 1999
On January 8, 1999, the Commission will hold a closed meeting to discuss surveillance matters.
On January 6, 1999, the Commission approved the National Futures Association's proposed new registration rule 303 and proposed amendments to registration rules 201, 301 and 302.
On January 6, 1999, the Commission authorized for publication in the Federal Register a release announcing amendments to the Commission's rules governing the granting of a temporary license by the National Futures Association.
www.cftc.gov /opa/adv99/opawa01-99.htm   (939 words)

  
 Oberlin Online Past Stories: January 8-14, 2001
Winter Term--most of January--allows students to pursue academic interests outside Oberlin's regular course offerings and complete individual or group projects of their choice.
Tuesday, January 16, at the Oberlin Public Library.
True, it is winter term, but expect any film buffs remaining on campus to come in out of the cold next Tuesday for a talk on film and criticism to be presented at 4:30 in Rice Faculty Lounge.
www.oberlin.edu /news-info/weeks/january8-14_2001.html   (666 words)

  
 CLASSICALmanac: JANUARY 8
Born 8 Jan 1840 Vienna Died 9 Sep 1912
Born 8 Jan 1854 Calais Died 22 Oct 1915
Born 8 Jan 1887 Munich Died 13 Apl 1963
classicalmanac.blogspot.com /2006/01/january-8.html   (1151 words)

  
 International Law In Brief January 8, 2004
Al-M ("the petitioner"), an adviser of the Yemeni Minister for Religious Foundations, was arrested in Frankfurt am Main ("Frankfurt") on January 10, 2003, based on an arrest warrant of January 5, 2003 issued by the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.
On January 24, 2003, the United States Embassy sent a request for the petitioner's extradition to the United States for criminal prosecution.
On January 27, 2003 the DSB established the Panel.
www.asil.org /ilib/ilib0701.htm   (4827 words)

  
 Broadway To Vegas January 8, 2006
The place to be Monday, January 9, is at the milestone performance of Broadway's Phantom of the Opera followed by the masked ball at the Waldorf-Astoria.
When that happens Monday, January 9, it will be eighteen years to the day from when he first started previewing The Phantom of the Opera at the Majestic.
Born January 8, 1935 in East Tupelo, Mississippi, today would have been swivel hips' 71st birthday.
www.broadwaytovegas.com /January8,2006.html   (4833 words)

  
 January 8, 2004
MOTION #2 The Commissioners approved the minutes of the December 18, 2003 public meeting reflecting the detailed summary of the Final Agenda.
REPORT OF THE PRESIDENT Commissioner Stakem reported than an executive session was held on January 7 after the work session with three Commissioners, Administrator Ishler, Tom Cooley and John Kirby regarding economic development personnel.
The Board of County Commissioners of Allegany County shall undertake no obligation or responsibility for said alley and the same shall not be deemed to be a public right-of-way in Allegany County, Maryland.
gov.allconet.org /bcc/minutes/04/010804.html   (2119 words)

  
 January
January 8, 2003: Record high of 70 F (old record, 62 F set in 2002).
January 7, 2003: Record high of 65 F (old record, 60 F set in 1902).
Least January Snowfall: Trace (flurries and not measureable), 2 of the last 101 years (1900 and 1986).
www.hprcc.unl.edu /nebraska/JANUARY2003.html   (269 words)

  
 Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Diego, January 6-9
Nearly 4,000 mathematicians in all specialties of mathematics are expected to attend.
Topics range from mathematics education, to applications of mathematics in biology, medicine and the environment, to using sports to teach mathematics, to the mathematics of encryption used on the Internet.
Founded in 1888 to further mathematical research and scholarship, the 30,000-member American Mathematical Society fulfills its mission through programs and services that promote mathematical research and its uses, strengthen mathematical education, and foster awareness and appreciation of mathematics and its connections to other disciplines and to everyday life.
www.ams.org /ams/press/joint-mathematics-meetings.html   (1926 words)

  
 January 2 - January 8
The proclamation banned the export of pemmican from the colony for a year.
He returned to the Six Nations Reserve where, on January 9, 1949, he died and was buried following a traditional Onondaga ceremony.
There had been fears that the complex electronic toys were interfering with sensitive medical equipment but the vocal little creatures passed all of the tests and the charges against them were dropped.
www.glenbow.org /exhibitions/online/libhtm/jan2.htm   (1054 words)

  
 This Week at UCAR -- 8 January 2004 Announcements
Effective for all travel beginning January 1, 2004 the standard IRS mileage rate for the use of a personal vehicle is 37.5 cents per mile.
Exploiting progressive access for interactive analysis of high resolution CFD simulation data You are invited to attend a GTP Seminar presented by John Clyne from NCAR/SCD on Thursday, January 8, 2003 at 10:30 a.m.
She believes each painting is a puzzel with its own rules defined, followed, and changed as the layers of paint progress.
www.ucar.edu /communications/thisweek/announcements/archives/2004/0108.html   (3289 words)

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