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John Hall Pence Posted on: 11 Aug 2003, by  NMFireHorse

Surnames > Pence

...a beloved 'grandpa,' a world traveler, a reader of 'Charlotte's Web,' Proust, 'Wind in the Willows,' Nabokov and 'The Once and Future King.' He loved a well-cooked meal and was a frequent diner at Escalera a...

Richard George Fariña Posted on: 21 Mar 2007, by  cantorjoeocho

Topics > Obituaries

Richard Fariña Richard George Fariña ( March 8, 1937 – April 30, 1966 ) was an American writer and folksinger. He was a figure in both the counterculture scene of the early- to mid-sixties ...

Anna Akhmatova (June 23 [O.S. June 11] 1889 — March 5, 1966) aka Anna Gorenko Posted on: 02 Mar 2008, by  cantorjoeocho

Topics > Obituaries

(June 23 [O.S. June 11] 1889 — March 5, 1966) was the pen name of Anna Andreevna Gorenko, the leader, heart, and soul of the Saint Petersburg tradition of Russian poetry for half a century. Akhmatova...

Rainer Werner Fassbinder Posted on: 17 Dec 2007, by  cantorjoeocho

Topics > Obituaries

Rainer Werner Fassbinder (May 31, 1945 – June 10, 1982) was a German movie director, screenwriter and actor. A premier representative of the New German Cinema. Famous for his frenetic pace in film-mak...

Jorge Borges Posted on: 06 Jan 2008, by  cantorjoeocho

Topics > Obituaries

Borges was born in 1899 in Buenos Aires,Argentina. His full name was Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo. In accordance with Argentine custom, he never used his entire name. Borges's mother, ...

Mark Aldanov Posted on: 02 Mar 2008, by  cantorjoeocho

Topics > Obituaries

...articles and essays. Mark Aldanov died in Nice, France. His extensive correspondence with Vladimir Nabokov, Ivan Bunin, Alexander Kerensky and other emigre celebrities was published posthumously.

Re: Edward Korff - Prussia circa 1830 Posted on: 17 Sep 2008, by  kyntheligrona...

Surnames > Korff

...(http://www.d-e-zimmer.de/PDF/NFWKorff.pdf) which posts a portion of the Korff Russian line (or part of it) as related to the author Nabokov (who wrote the infamous "Lolita"). Still don't know if ...

Franz Kafka Posted on: 22 Sep 2008, by  cantorjoeocho

Topics > Obituaries (2)

...Kleist, Kierkegaard, Dostoevsky, Dickens, Nietzsche, Walser, Weininger Influenced Pinter, Nabokov, Camus, Musil, Fellini, Arendt, Benjamin, Singer, Borges, García Márquez, Fuentes, Ku...

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov Posted on: 24 Jul 2008, by  cantorjoeocho

Topics > Obituaries (2)

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov (Russian: Влади́мир Влади́мирович Набо́ков, (April 22 [O.S. April 10] 1899, Saint Petersburg – July 2, 1977, Montreux.Switzerland) was a multilingual Russian-American novelist ...

Re: Nadezhda Dmitrievna Wonlar-Larsky Posted on: 24 Nov 2009, by  SurnameIndex

Topics > Royalty and Nobility > Russian Nobility

Набоков, Nabokov: http://www.surnameindex.info/results.html?cx=partner-pub-7487317945919649%3A21hrct-skhb&cof=FORID%3A10&ie=windows-1251&q=%CD%E0%E1%EE%EA%EE%E2

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov Posted on: 24 Jan 2011, by  KENNELLYMARKA

Surnames > Nabokov

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov (Saint Petersburg – July 2, 1977, Montreux) was a Russian-American novelist and short story writer. Nabokov wrote his first nine novels in Russian, then rose to international promin...

Re: AW: Baroness Ludmila von Falz-Fein Posted on: 11 Apr 2012, by  Mohnbauer

Localities > Central Europe > Liechtenstein > General

EDUARD von FALZ-FEIN *1912 Gavrilowka, Russland lebt in Vaduz, Lichtenstein Ehefrau/spouse: Virginia Gurtis-Bennet / Christina Schwarz Ludmila von Falz-Fein *1951 Vaduz Ehemann/spouse: KEES ...

Nadezhda Dmitrievna Wonlar-Larsky Posted on: 13 Apr 2005, by Antonio

Topics > Royalty and Nobility > Russian Nobility

...information about this lady´s life in London after the revolution. She was born Nadezhda Dmitrievna Nabokov (Aunt to the famous writer). She´s the author of "The Russia that i loved". A...

Obit: LASKY; Melvin Lasky--d,app.may/2004>USA Posted on: 04 Mar 2006, by  666888

Topics > Obituaries

...prison, and Isaiah Berlin contributed articles about Russian literature. There were stories by Borges and Nabokov, and essays by Auden and Narayan. Encounter was the forum for many of the liveliest debates ...

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