37 relations: A. N. Prentice, Airbus, Albu baronets, Apsley House, Arnold Alexander Hall, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, Bedford Square, Boeing, Brandenburg, Cape Town, Charles II of England, Christie's, Crown Estate, De Beers, Downton Abbey, Freehold (law), Gencor, George Albu, Hyde Park Corner, Hyde Park Corner tube station, Hyde Park, London, InterContinental London Park Lane, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Listed building, Louis XVI of France, Mayfair, Philip M. Condit, Piccadilly, Randlord, Restoration (1660), Richard Bingham, 2nd Earl of Lucan, Royal Aeronautical Society, St George's Hanover Square Church, The New York Times, The Ritz Hotel, London, Thomas Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook, Thomas Leverton Donaldson.
Andrew Noble Prentice (20 April 1866 - 23 December 1941) was a British architect.
Airbus SE is a European corporation, registered in the Netherlands and trading shares in France, Germany and Spain.
The Albu Baronetcy, of Grosvenor Place in the City of Westminster, and Johannesburg in the Province of Transvaal in the Union of South Africa, is a title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom.
Apsley House is the London townhouse of the Dukes of Wellington.
Sir Arnold Alexander Hall FRS FRAeS (23 April 1915 – 9 January 2000) was a British aeronautical engineer, scientist and industrialist.
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, (1 May 1769 – 14 September 1852) was an Anglo-Irish soldier and statesman who was one of the leading military and political figures of 19th-century Britain, serving twice as Prime Minister.
Bedford Square is a garden square in the Bloomsbury district of the Borough of Camden in London, England.
The Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, satellites, and missiles worldwide.
Brandenburg (Brannenborg, Lower Sorbian: Bramborska, Braniborsko) is one of the sixteen federated states of Germany.
Cape Town (Kaapstad,; Xhosa: iKapa) is a coastal city in South Africa.
Charles II (29 May 1630 – 6 February 1685) was king of England, Scotland and Ireland.
Christie's is a British auction house.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The Crown Estate is a collection of lands and holdings in the United Kingdom belonging to the British monarch as a corporation sole, making it the "Sovereign's public estate", which is neither government property nor part of the monarch's private estate.
The De Beers Group of Companies is an international corporation that specialises in diamond exploration, diamond mining, diamond retail, diamond trading and industrial diamond manufacturing sectors.
Downton Abbey is a historical period drama television series set in England in the early 20th century, created by Julian Fellowes and co-produced by Carnival Films and Masterpiece.
In common law jurisdictions (e.g. England and Wales, United States, Australia, Canada and Ireland), a freehold is the common ownership of real property, or land, and all immovable structures attached to such land, as opposed to a leasehold, in which the property reverts to the owner of the land after the lease period has expired.
Gencor Ltd was a South African based mining company.
Sir George Albu, 1st Baronet (26 October 1857 – 27 December 1935) was a mining magnate in the diamond and gold industries of South Africa.
Hyde Park Corner is an area in London, England, located around a major road junction at the southeastern corner of Hyde Park.
Hyde Park Corner is a London Underground station near Hyde Park Corner in Hyde Park.
Hyde Park is a Grade I-listed major park in Central London.
InterContinental London Park Lane is a luxury 5-star hotel in London, England.
Kimberley is the capital and largest city of the Northern Cape Province of South Africa.
A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, Cadw in Wales, and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency in Northern Ireland.
Louis XVI (23 August 1754 – 21 January 1793), born Louis-Auguste, was the last King of France before the fall of the monarchy during the French Revolution.
Mayfair is an affluent area in the West End of London towards the east edge of Hyde Park, in the City of Westminster, between Oxford Street, Regent Street, Piccadilly and Park Lane.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Philip Murray Condit (born August 2, 1941) is an American businessman who was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Boeing company from 1996 to 2003.
Piccadilly is a road in the City of Westminster, London to the south of Mayfair, between Hyde Park Corner in the west and Piccadilly Circus in the east.
Randlords were the entrepreneurs who controlled the diamond and gold mining industries in South Africa in its pioneer phase from the 1870s up to World War I. A small number of European adventurers and financiers, largely of the same generation, gained control of the diamond mining industry at Kimberley, Northern Cape.
The Restoration was both a series of events in April–May 1660 and the period that followed it in British history.
Richard Bingham, 2nd Earl of Lucan (4 December 1764 – 30 June 1839), styled The Honourable from 1776 to 1795 and subsequently Lord Bingham until 1799, was an Irish peer and Tory politician.
The Royal Aeronautical Society, also known as the RAeS, is a British multi-disciplinary professional institution dedicated to the global aerospace community.
St George's Hanover Square Church, is an Anglican church in the City of Westminster, central London, built in the early eighteenth century.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Ritz London is a Grade II listed 5-star hotel located in Piccadilly in London, England.
Thomas George Baring, 1st Earl of Northbrook, (22 January 1826 – 15 November 1904) was a British Liberal statesman.
Thomas Leverton Donaldson (19 October 1795 – 1 August 1885) was a British architect, notable as a pioneer in architectural education, as a co-founder and President of the Royal Institute of British Architects and a winner of the RIBA Royal Gold Medal.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.