Russian destroyer Marshal Shaposhnikov

Marshal Shaposhnikov (BPK 543) at sea History Russia Name: Marshal Shaposhnikov Namesake: Boris Shaposhnikov Launched: 1985 Identification: BPK 543 Status: in active service General characteristics Class and type: Udaloy-class destroyer Displacement: 6,200 t (6,102 long tons) standard 7,900 t (7,775 long tons) full load Length: 163 m (535 ft) Beam: 19.3 m (63 ft) Draught: 7.8 m (26 ft) Propulsion: 2 shaft COGAG, [...]

Chauveau

Cheaveau is a French surname. Notable people with the surname include: Alexandre Chauveau (1847–1916), lawyer, judge and educator Auguste Chauveau (1827–1917), professor and veterinarian Claude François Chauveau-Lagarde (1756–1841), lawyer in Paris Claude Chauveau (1861-1940), French politician François Chauveau (1613–1676), French engraver Jean-Pierre Chauveau (born 1942), a member of the Senate of France Pierre-Joseph-Olivier Chauveau (1820–1890), [...]

Victoria (plant)

Victoria A flowering Victoria in the Amsterdam Hortus Botanicus Ellie Swindells Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae (unranked): Angiosperms Order: Nymphaeales Family: Nymphaeaceae Genus: Victoria Lindley Species Victoria amazonica (Poepp.) Sowerby Victoria cruziana Orb. Victoria is a genus of water-lilies, in the plant family Nymphaeaceae, with very large green leaves that lie flat on the water’s surface. [...]

Ayo Oritsejafor

Ayo Oritsejafor 5th President of CAN Pastor In office July, 2010 – July, 2016 Vice President Daniel Okoh Preceded by John Onaiyekan Succeeded by Dr. Supo Ayokunle Personal details Born Ayodele Joseph Oritsegbubemi Oritsejafor November 10 Delta State, Nigeria Nationality Nigerian Spouse(s) Helen Oritsejafor (m. 1997) Children 3 Parents Joseph Monday Oritsejafor Roli Durojaiye Oritsejafor Residence Warri, [...]

Forward Communist Party (Joglekar)

Forward Communist Party (Joglekar) was a political party in India. FCP(J) was formed in 1952 following a split in the Forward Communist Party. The group was led by K.M. Joglekar. In the same year as that split, FCP(J) merged with the Communist Party of India. Sources[edit] Bose, K., Forward Bloc, Madras: Tamil Nadu Academy of [...]

Stan Owen

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Leo Mansell

Leo Mansell Leo Mansell in 2010. 24 Hours of Le Mans career Participating years 2009, 2010 Teams Team Modena, Beechdean Mansell Best finish 27th Class wins 0 Leo Mansell (born 4 January 1985 on the Isle of Man) is a British racing driver. He is the son of 1992 Formula One world champion, Nigel Mansell, [...]

Montpelier, County Limerick

Montpelier, County Limerick O’Briensbridge over the Shannon from Montpelier Montpelier (Irish: Montpelier)[1] is a village and a townland in east County Limerick, Ireland, on the east bank of the River Shannon. It is connected to O’Briensbridge across the river in County Clare by a 14-arch stone bridge. The first bridge across the river here was [...]