In his book Ginger: Salute to a Star author Dick Richards quotes Astaire saying to Raymond Rohauer, curator of the New York Gallery of Modern Art, Ginger was brilliantly effective. She made everything work for her.
A series of elections during this period resulted in the gradual ascendance of the Committee of Union and Progress’s (CUP) domination in politics. The second largest party Liberal Union (Ottoman Empire) (LU) () was in fact a coalition of parties led by Prince Sabahaddin.
JPSS will replace the current Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellites (POES), managed by NOAA and the ground processing component of both POES and the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP).
The squadrons had flown 33,220 sorties, destroyed 31,026 vehicles, 337 locomotives, 2,920 boxcars, 116 bridges, and 529 buildings, and cut 918 roads and 841 rail lines. With the war over in Korea, wing returned to the routine of peacetime duty in the Cold War environment.
United Nations Decade on Biodiversity. The United Nations General Assembly declared 2011–20 the United Nations Decade on Biodiversity (Resolution 65⁄161). The UN Decade on Biodiversity serves to support and promote implementation of the objectives of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity and the Aichi Biodiversity Targets, with the goal of significantly reducing biodiversity loss.
Gerard and Michiel played a part of a voice recording of a Dutch celebrity whose voice was electronically distorted. Listeners can call to the studio with a solution. As a gimmick, Dutch television presenter Ron Brandsteder was usually called by the first caller.