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Abdur Rahman Khan (عبد رحمان خان) (between 1840 and 1844October 1, 1901) was Emir of Afghanistan from 1880 to 1901.
After the collapse of Lord Derby's minority government, the Whigs and Peelites formed a coalition under the Peelite leader Lord Aberdeen.
Sir Adams George Archibald (May 3, 1814 – December 14, 1892) was a Canadian lawyer and politician, and a Father of Confederation.
Colonel Ahmed ‘Urabi or Ourabi (أحمد عرابى, ˈæħmæd ʕouˈɾɑːbi in Egyptian Arabic; 31 March 1841 – 21 September 1911), widely known in English (and by himself) as Ahmad Ourabi, was an Egyptian nationalist, revolutionary and an officer of the Egyptian army.
Ahsan Manzil (আহসান মঞ্জিল, Ahsan Monjil) was the official residential palace and seat of the Nawab of Dhaka.
Aitchison College (ایچیسن کالج) is an independent, semi-private boys school for boarding and day students from grade 1–13.
Albert Norton Richards, (December 8, 1821 – March 6, 1897) was a Canadian lawyer and political figure.
Alexander Hugh Bruce, 6th Lord Balfour of Burleigh, (13 January 1849 – 6 July 1921) was a Scottish Unionist politician, banker and statesman, who took a leading part in the affairs of the Church of Scotland.
Alexander Kerr F.R.G.S. (21 February 1838 - 17 June 1909) was a Scottish banker who was the first manager for the Bank of New Zealand.
Alexander Mackenzie (January 28, 1822April 17, 1892), was a Scottish-Canadian politician who served as the second Prime Minister of Canada, in office from 1873 to 1878.
Alexander Morris (March 17, 1826 – October 28, 1889) was a Canadian politician.
Alfred M. Edmonds Alfred M. Edmonds (1821 to November 23, 1893) was a Canadian artist, draughtsman and cartographer.
Allan Octavian Hume, CB ICS (6 June 1829 – 31 July 1912) was a member of the Imperial Civil Service (later the Indian Civil Service), a political reformer, ornithologist and botanist who worked in British India.
Ambroise-Dydime Lépine (18 March 1840 – 8 June 1923) was a military leader of the Métis under the command of Louis Riel during the Red River Rebellion of 1869-1870.
Lord MacDonnell Antony Patrick MacDonnell, 1st Baron MacDonnell, (7 March 1844 – 9 June 1925), known as Sir Antony MacDonnell between 1893 and 1908, was an Irish civil servant, much involved in the administration of India.
Ardern George Hulme Beaman (1857-1929) was a British adventurer, author, diplomat and war correspondent.
Arthur James Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour, (25 July 184819 March 1930) was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1902 to 1905.
Sir Austen Henry Layard (5 March 18175 July 1894) was an English traveller, archaeologist, cuneiformist, art historian, draughtsman, collector, politician and diplomat.
The Baker Street and Waterloo Railway (BS&WR), also known as the Bakerloo tube, was a railway company established in 1893 that built a deep-level underground "tube" railway in London.
Barnard's Express, later known as the British Columbia Express Company or BX, was a pioneer transportation company that served the Cariboo and Fraser-Fort George regions in British Columbia, Canada from 1861 until 1921.
Baron Dufferin and Claneboye, of Ballyleidy and Killyleagh in County Down, is a title in the Peerage of Ireland.
Lord Ian Basil Gawaine Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood (4 November 18703 July 1917), known as Lord Basil Temple Blackwood, was a British lawyer, civil servant and book illustrator.
Belfast City Hall (Halla na Cathrach Bhéal Feirste; Ulster-Scots: Bilfawst Citie Haw) is the civic building of Belfast City Council located in Donegall Square, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Blackwood is a locational surname of Scottish origin meaning "black wood".
Bones Bay is a bay and former locality on the north side of West Cracroft Island in the Johnstone Strait region of the Central Coast of British Columbia, Canada, on Clio Channel.
Bourne & Shepherd was an Indian photographic studio and one of the oldest established photographic businesses in the world.
The British Raj (from rāj, literally, "rule" in Hindustani) was the rule by the British Crown in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.
Brooks's is a gentlemen's club in St James's Street, London.
Caroline Elizabeth Sarah Norton (22 March 1808 – 15 June 1877) was an English social reformer and author active in the early and mid-nineteenth century.
Charles Cornwallis Chesney (29 September 1826 – 19 March 1876) was a British soldier and military writer.
Sir Charles Umpherston Aitchison (1832 – 1896), was a Scottish born Lieutenant Governor of the Punjab, then a province of British India.
Charles Stewart Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 6th Marquess of Londonderry, (16 July 1852 – 8 February 1915), styled Viscount Castlereagh between 1872 and 1884, was a British Conservative politician, landowner and benefactor, who served in various capacities in the Conservative administrations of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The Citadelle of Quebec (Citadelle de Québec), also known as La Citadelle, is an active military installation and the secondary official residence of both the Canadian monarch and the Governor General of Canada.
The Clandeboye Estate is a country estate located in Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland, outside Belfast.
Colonel Sir Colin Campbell Scott-Moncrieff (3 August 1836 – 6 April 1916) was a British engineer best known for repairing the Nile Barrage and reorganizing the irrigation system of Egypt in the 1880s.
Sir Edmund Constantine Henry Phipps, (15 March 1840 – 15 March 1911) was a British diplomat.
The Council of Keewatin was an unelected legislative body and territorial government for the now-defunct District of Keewatin in Canada.
The Countess of Dufferin was the first steam locomotive to operate in the Canadian prairie provinces and is named after Hariot Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, Countess of Dufferin (later Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava), the wife of the Earl of Dufferin, a Governor General of Canada.
The County of Dufferin is one of the 49 counties of South Australia on the state's west coast.
Saskatoon is the most populous city in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan.
The Daly College is a co-educational residential and day boarding school located in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.
David Laird, (March 12, 1833 – January 12, 1914) born in New Glasgow, Prince Edward Island into a Presbyterian family noted for its civic activism.
David Oppenheimer (January 1, 1834 – December 31, 1897) was a successful entrepreneur, the second mayor of Vancouver, British Columbia, and a National Historic Person of Canada.
Raja Sir Dinkar Rao Rajwade (20 December 18199 January 1896) was an Indian Statesman, born in Ratnagiri District, Bombay.
Donald Alexander Macdonald, (February 17, 1817 – June 10, 1896) was a Canadian politician.
Sir Donald Mackenzie Wallace (11 November 1841 – 10 January 1919) was a Scottish public servant, writer, editor and foreign correspondent of The Times (London).
Dufferin may refer to.
Dufferin County is a county and census division located in Central Ontario, Canada.
Dufferin Island is an island on the Central Coast of British Columbia, Canada.
Dufferin Islands are a group of scenic man-made islands located in Niagara Falls, Ontario, approximately 1/2 mile south of the Horseshoe Falls.
The Dufferin Medal was a Canadian award instituted in 1873 by the Earl of Dufferin — Canada's third Governor-General who served in that role from 1872 to 1878.
Dufferin is a Canadian parish in Charlotte County, New Brunswick.
Dufferin Street is a major north-south street in Toronto, Vaughan and King Ontario, Canada.
Emily Pauline Johnson (also known in Mohawk as Tekahionwake –pronounced: dageh-eeon-wageh, literally: 'double-life') (10 March 1861 – 7 March 1913), commonly known as E. Pauline Johnson or just Pauline Johnson, was a Canadian writer and performer popular in the late 19th century.
The Early Nationalists, also known as the Moderates, were a group of political leaders in India active between 1885 and 1905.
The East India Club, is a gentlemen's club founded in 1849 and situated at 16 St. James's Square in London.
Edward Barron Chandler (August 22, 1800 – February 6, 1880) was a New Brunswick politician and lawyer from a United Empire Loyalist family.
Sir Edward Bosc Sladen (20November 18314January 1890) was a British army officer who worked in India.
A three-stage parliamentary election was held in Egypt in 1883, with 13.3% of the population eligible to vote.
This article is the Electoral history of Sir John A. Macdonald, the first Prime Minister of Canada (1867 to 1873; 1878 to 1891).
Exhibition Place is a publicly owned mixed-use district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, located by the shoreline of Lake Ontario, just west of downtown.
The Female Medical Society was a British social organisation established in 1862 to promote the employment of women to treat women and children, and to act as midwives.
The Conservative government under Benjamin Disraeli had been defeated at the 1868 general election, so in December 1868 the victorious William Ewart Gladstone formed his first government.
The Viscount Palmerston, of the Whigs, first formed a government by popular demand in 1855, after the resignation of the coalition government of Lord Aberdeen.
Whig Lord John Russell led the government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 1846 to 1852.
Foam may refer to.
Fort Dufferin was a Canadian government post in southern Manitoba near the Canada–United States border at Emerson.
Lieutenant Colonel Sir Francis Edward Younghusband, (31 May 1863 – 31 July 1942) was a British Army officer, explorer, and spiritual writer.
Francis Montague Holl (London 4 July 1845 – 31 July 1888 London) was an English painter and royal portraitist.
Frederick Hamilton may refer to.
Frederick Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood may refer to.
Frederick Temple Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 3rd Marquess of Dufferin and Ava DSO, PC (26 February 1875 – 21 July 1930), styled Lord Frederick Blackwood between 1888 and 1918, was a British soldier and politician.
Frederick William Robert Stewart, 4th Marquess of Londonderry (7 July 1805 – 25 November 1872), styled Viscount Castlereagh between 1822 and 1854, was a British nobleman and Tory politician.
Cassard was a steam corvette of the French Navy.
Friedrich Rosen or Fritz Rosen (Leipzig, August 30, 1856 – November 27, 1935, Beijing) was a German Orientalist, diplomat and politician.
George Robert Elsmie CSI (31 October 1838 – 26 March 1909) was a Scottish civil servant and judge in India, known also as an author.
George Frederick Samuel Robinson, 1st Marquess of Ripon, (24 October 1827 – 9 July 1909), styled Viscount Goderich from 1833 to 1859 and known as the Earl of Ripon in 1859 and as the Earl de Grey and Ripon from 1859 to 1871, was a British politician who served in every Liberal cabinet from 1861 until the year before his death, which took place forty-eight years later.
There is widespread belief in ghosts in English-speaking cultures, where ghosts are manifestations of the spirits of the dead.
The Governor General of Canada (Gouverneure générale du Canada) is the federal viceregal representative of the.
The Governor General's Academic Medal is awarded to the student graduating with the highest grade point average from a Canadian high school, college or university program.
Hariot Georgina Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava (5 February 1843 – 25 October 1936) was a British peeress, known for her success in the role of "diplomatic wife," and for leading an initiative to improve medical care for women in British India.
Helen Selina Blackwood, Baroness Dufferin and Claneboye (née Sheridan, 18 January 1807 – 13 June 1867), later Countess of Gifford, was a British songwriter, composer, poet, and author.
Helen's Bay is a village on the northern coast of County Down, Northern Ireland.
Helen's Bay railway station serves Helen's Bay in the townland of Ballygrot, County Down, Northern Ireland.
Helen's Tower is a 19th-century folly on the Clandeboye Estate in Bangor, Northern Ireland.
Henrietta Emma Ratcliffe Rae (30 December 1859 – 26 January 1928) was a prominent English painter of the late Victorian era,Arthur Fish,, London, Cassell & Co., 1905.
Henry Hayman (1823–1904) was a British educator, the Headmaster of Rugby School from 1870 to 1874, immediately after Frederick Temple.
Henry Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, (14 January 1845 – 3 June 1927) was a British statesman who served successively as the fifth Governor General of Canada, Viceroy of India, Secretary of State for War, and Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs.
What was originally called (around which Harvard University eventually grew) held its first Commenceshyment in September 1642, when nine degrees were conferred.
The history of Egypt under the Muhammad Ali Pasha dynasty (1805–1953) spanned the later period of Ottoman Egypt, the Khedivate of Egypt under British patronage, and the nominally independent Sultanate of Egypt and Kingdom of Egypt, ending with the Revolution of 1952 and the formation of the Republic of Egypt.
The history of monarchy in Canada stretches from pre-colonial times through to the present day.
Taxation of salt has occurred in India since the earliest times.
Sir Hugh Allan, (September 29, 1810 – December 9, 1882) was a Scottish-Canadian shipping magnate, financier and capitalist.
Hugh Culling Eardley Childers (25 June 1827 – 29 January 1896) was a British Liberal statesman of the nineteenth century.
Hussey Crespigny Vivian, 3rd Baron Vivian (19 June 1834 – 21 October 1893) was a British diplomat from the Vivian family.
The Indian Institute of Advanced Study (IIAS) is a research institute based in Shimla, India.
The Indian National Congress (INC, often called Congress Party) is a broadly based political party in India.
Ion Grant Neville Keith-Falconer (5 July 1856 – 11 May 1887) was a Scottish missionary and Arabic scholar, the third son of the 8th Earl of Kintore.
James Rannie Swinton was a nineteenth-century Scottish portrait artist.
Sir James Stansfeld GCB PC (5 October 1820 – 17 February 1898) was a British politician.
James Williams (1796–1869) was an American Minister Resident (Ambassador) to the Ottoman Empire, appointed on January 14, 1858 by President James Buchanan.
Sir John Alexander Macdonald (11 January 1815 – 6 June 1891) was the first Prime Minister of Canada (1867–1873, 1878–1891).
John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll, (6 August 1845 – 2 May 1914), usually better known by the courtesy title Marquess of Lorne, by which he was known between 1847 and 1900, was a British nobleman and was the fourth Governor General of Canada from 1878 to 1883.
John Patrick Crichton-Stuart, 3rd Marquess of Bute (12 September 1847 – 9 October 1900) was a landed aristocrat, industrial magnate, antiquarian, scholar, philanthropist, and architectural patron.
John Collinson Nesfield (14 August 1836 – 28 June 1919) served in various roles as an educator in British India and was for some time curate of St Michael's Church, Highgate, London.
John Savile, 1st Baron Savile, GCB, PC (6 January 1818 – 28 November 1896), was a British diplomat who served as Ambassador to Italy from 1883 to 1888.
John Stanley Gardiner (1872–1946) was a British zoologist.
John Willoughby Crawford (26 August 1817 – 13 May 1875) served as the third Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, Canada from 1873 to 1875.
John Wodehouse, 1st Earl of Kimberley, (7 January 18268 April 1902), known as the Lord Wodehouse from 1846 to 1866, was a British Liberal politician.
John Young, 1st Baron Lisgar (31 August 1807 – 6 October 1876) was a British diplomat and politician.
Joseph Howe, (December 13, 1804 – June 1, 1873) was a Nova Scotian journalist, politician, public servant, and poet.
Sir Joseph William Trutch, (18 January 1826 – 4 March 1904) was an English-born Canadian engineer, surveyor and politician.
Jules Ferrette (22 April 1828 – 10 October 1904) was a Bishop of Iona and founder of the Catholic Apostolic Church of the West (later known as the British Orthodox Church).
Kapp Dufferin is a spit located northeast in Heer Land on the island of Spitsbergen in Svalbard, Norway.
Nawab Bahadur Sir Khwaja Abdul Ghani Mian KCSI (1813–1896) was the first Nawab of Dhaka recognized by the British Raj.
Killyleagh Castle is a castle in the village of Killyleagh, County Down, Northern Ireland.
Kuthodaw Pagoda (ကုသိုလ်တော်ဘုရား,; literally Royal Merit, and formally titled Mahalawka Marazein) is a Buddhist stupa, located in Mandalay, Burma (Myanmar), that contains the world's largest book.
The Land Purchase Act, 1875 was a statute passed by the General Assembly of Prince Edward Island in 1875.
Letters From High Latitudes is a travel book written by Lord Dufferin in 1856, recounting the young lord's journey to Iceland, Jan Mayen and Spitzbergen in the schooner Foam.
Lewis Wallace (April 10, 1827February 15, 1905) was an American lawyer, Union general in the American Civil War, governor of the New Mexico Territory, politician, diplomat, and author from Indiana.
The Liberal government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland that began in 1859 and ended in 1866 consisted of two ministries: the second Palmerston ministry and the second Russell ministry.
Lisgar Collegiate Institute is an Ottawa-Carleton District School Board secondary school in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
A list of alumni of Christ Church, Oxford, one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to France (French: L'Ambassadeur britannique en France) is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in France, and is the head of Britain's diplomatic mission in Paris.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Italy is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in the Italian Republic, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Italy.
The Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Russia (Russian: Британский Посол в России) is the United Kingdom's foremost diplomatic representative in the Russian Federation, and head of the UK's diplomatic mission in Russia.
This is a list of awards named after Governors General of Canada.
Listed here are the monarchs who reigned over the French and British colonies of Canada, followed by the Dominion of Canada, and finally the present-day sovereign state of Canada.
The Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster is, in modern times, a sinecure office in the government of the United Kingdom.
The first ambassador from England to the Ottoman Empire or Porte was appointed in 1583 under the reign of Elizabeth I.
List of English writers lists writers in English, born or raised in England (or who lived in England for a lengthy period), who already have Wikipedia pages.
About 8,000 Fellows have been elected to the Royal Society of London since its inception in 1660.
The following is a list of the governors and Governors General of Canada.
The Regulating Act of 1773 created the office with the title of Governor-General of the Presidency of Fort William, or Governor-General of Bengal to be appointed by the Court of Directors of the East India Company (EIC).
This is a list of Grade A listed buildings in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
The Supreme Court of Canada is the highest court of Canada.
Below is a list of Knights and Dames Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George.
This is an incomplete list of those who were made Knights/Dames Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath from the date of the Order's structural change by the Prince Regent on behalf of his father, King George III, on 2 January 1815.
The following is a list of the north–south arterial thoroughfares in the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The following is a list of the personal coats of arms born by the Governors General of Canada.
Past elected Presidents of the Oxford Union at the University of Oxford are listed below, with their college and the year/term in which they served, if known.
This is a List of Privy Counsellors of the United Kingdom appointed during the reign of Queen Victoria, from 1837 to 1901.
This is a List of Privy Counsellors of Ireland appointed between the accession of Charles II in 1660 and the creation of the Irish Free State in 1922, when the council effectively ceased to exist.
This is a list of members of the Senate of Canada from the province of Quebec.
Among the individuals or fictional characters who have had rose cultivars named after them are the following.
This is a list of notable individuals who have been, or are involved with the Royal Military College of Canada.
This is a list of University of Oxford people in British public life.
>> List of ''Vanity Fair'' caricatures (1875–79) The following is from a list of caricatures published 1870–74 by the British magazine Vanity Fair (1868–1914).
The Lockhart Mission was an exploratory mission sanctioned in 1885 by the Secretary of State for India and headed by Sir William Alexander Lockhart to survey the Hindu Kush ranges and endeavor to cultivate friendly relations between the Mehtar of Chitral and the Government of India.
Lord Augustus William Frederick Spencer Loftus, (4 October 1817 – 7 March 1904) was a British diplomat and colonial administrator.
This is a list of lords lieutenants of County Down.
Lord Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill (13 February 184924 January 1895) was a British statesman.
The Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports is a ceremonial official in the United Kingdom.
Louis David Riel (22 October 1844 – 16 November 1885) was a Canadian politician, a founder of the province of Manitoba, and a political leader of the Métis people of the Canadian Prairies.
Luc Letellier de Saint-Just, (May 12, 1820 – January 28, 1881) was a Canadian politician.
Sir Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant Duff (21 February 1829 – 12 January 1906), known as M. E. Grant Duff before 1887 and as Sir Mountstuart Grant Duff thereafter, was a Scottish politician, administrator and author.
The Macdonald sisters were four Scottish women of the Victorian era, notable for their marriages to well-known men.
Mandalay is the second-largest city and the last royal capital of Myanmar (Burma).
The Mandalay Palace (မန္တလေး နန်းတော်), located in Mandalay, Myanmar, is the last royal palace of the last Burmese monarchy.
The North-West Mounted Police (NWMP) made their initial journey to the Canadian prairies in March West, between July 8 and October 9 1874.
Sir Percy Maurice Maclardie Sheldon Amos (15 June 1872 – 10 June 1940) was a British barrister, judge and legal academic who served as an Egyptian judge, advisor to the Egyptian government and Quain Professor of Jurisprudence.
Mehmed Fuad Pasha (1814 – February 12, 1869), sometimes known as Keçecizade Mehmed Fuad Pasha and commonly known as Fuad Pasha, was an Ottoman statesman known for his prominent role in the Tanzimat reforms of the mid-19th-century Ottoman Empire, as well as his leadership during the 1860 Mount Lebanon civil war in Syria.
Minstrel Island, is an island in the Johnstone Strait region of the Central Coast region of British Columbia, Canada.
Sir Narcisse-Fortunat Belleau, (October 20, 1808 – September 14, 1894) was a Canadian politician who served as the first Lieutenant Governor of Quebec.
The National Association for the Promotion of Social Science (NAPSS), often known as the Social Science Association, was a British reformist group founded in 1857 by Lord Brougham.
National Historic Sites of Canada (Lieux historiques nationaux du Canada) are places that have been designated by the federal Minister of the Environment on the advice of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada (HSMBC), as being of national historic significance.
Abdul Latif (1828 – 1893) was a nineteenth-century educator and social worker in Bengal.
New Iceland (Nýja Ísland) is the name of a region on Lake Winnipeg in the Canadian province Manitoba which was named for settlers from Iceland.
New Westminster is a historically important city in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia, Canada, and a member municipality of Metro Vancouver.
Niagara Falls is the collective name for three waterfalls that straddle the international border between the Canadian province of Ontario and the American state of New York.
Nicholas John Albert Fairfax, 14th Lord Fairfax of Cameron (born 4 January 1956) is a Scottish nobleman, peer, and politician.
The North-West Mounted Police (NWMP) was a Canadian police force, established in 1873 by the Prime Minister, Sir John Macdonald, to maintain order in the North-West Territories.
Old Quebec (Vieux-Québec) is a historic neighbourhood of Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.
The Imperial Order of the Crown of India is an order in the British honours system.
At the onset of Confederation in 1867, political planners in Canada and Great Britain realized that Canada had substantial maritime interests to protect.
The Panglong Conference (ပင်လုံစာချုပ်), held in February 1947, was an historic meeting that took place at Panglong in the Shan States in Burma between the Shan, Kachin and Chin ethnic minority leaders and Aung San, head of the interim Burmese government.
Parliament Hill (Colline du Parlement), colloquially known as The Hill, is an area of Crown land on the southern banks of the Ottawa River in downtown Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Paxton Whitehead (born 17 October 1937) is an English actor.
Her Majesty's Paymaster General or HM Paymaster General is a ministerial position in the United Kingdom.
The Peel and Dufferin Regiment was a Canadian infantry regiment that existed from 1866 to 1936.
Persons of National Historic Significance (National Historic Persons) are people designated by the Canadian government as being nationally significant in the history of the country.
Port Dufferin, located at 44°54'57"N, 62°23'13"W, is a community on the Eastern Shore of the Halifax Regional Municipality of Nova Scotia, Canada approximately east of Halifax on Trunk 7 on Marine Drive.
Price Blackwood, 4th Baron Dufferin and Claneboye (6 May 1794 – 21 July 1841) was the third and eldest surviving son of Hans Blackwood, 3rd Baron Dufferin and Claneboye.
Priyanath Bose (c. 1865 – 21 May 1920) also known as Professor Bose was an Indian circus performer and entrepreneur.
Prorogation is the end of a parliamentary session in the Parliament of Canada and the parliaments of its provinces and territories.
Autoroute 440 (or A-440) is a superhighway located in Quebec City.
Raj Bhavan is the official residence of the Governor of West Bengal, located in the capital city Kolkata.
Located in Canada, the Ramparts of Quebec City are the only remaining fortified city walls in North America north of Mexico.
Ravenscrag was a mansion built between 1860 and 1863 in the Golden Square Mile of Montreal, Quebec, for Sir Hugh Allan.
The Lord Rector of the University of Edinburgh is elected every three years by the students and staff at the University of Edinburgh.
The Lord Rector of the University of St Andrews is the president of the University Court of the University of St Andrews; the University Court is the supreme governing body of the University.
René-Édouard Caron (21 October 1800 – 13 December 1876) was a Canadian politician, judge, and the second Lieutenant Governor of Quebec.
Sir Richard Garth PC QC (11 May 1820 – 23 March 1903) was Member of Parliament for Guildford from 1866 to 1868 and Chief Justice of Bengal from 1875 to 1886.
Rideau Hall (officially Government House) is, since 1867, the official residence in Ottawa of both the Canadian monarch and his or her representative, the Governor General of Canada.
Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton (8 November 1831 – 24 November 1891) was an English statesman and poet (under the pen name Owen Meredith).
Robert Bannatyne Finlay, 1st Viscount Finlay, (11 July 1842 – 9 March 1929) was a British lawyer, doctor and politician who became Lord Chancellor of Great Britain.
Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, (3 February 183022 August 1903), styled Lord Robert Cecil before 1865 and Viscount Cranborne from June 1865 until April 1868, was a British statesman of the Conservative Party, serving as Prime Minister three times for a total of over thirteen years.
Sir Robert Henry Meade (16 December 1835 – 8 January 1898) was a British civil servant and the Head of the Colonial Office between 1892 and 1897.
Sir Robert Hodgson (1798 – 15 September 1880) was a Canadian lawyer, politician, judge, and the second Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island.
Robert Ranulph Marett (13 June 1866 – 18 February 1943) was a British ethnologist.
Sir Roderick William Cameron (July 25, 1825 – October 19, 1900) was a Canadian and American businessman noted for co-founding the R. W. Cameron and Company shipping line in New York City, as well as for his role as an official representative of Canada and Australia at several international exhibitions during the 1870s and 1880s.
Sir Romesh Chandra Mitra or Romesh Chunder Mitter (1840–13 July 1899) was an Indian judge and the first Indian officiating Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court.
Ronald Craufurd Munro Ferguson, 1st Viscount Novar of Raith, (6 March 1860 – 30 March 1934) was a British politician who served as the sixth Governor-General of Australia, in office from 1914 to 1920.
The Royal Ulster Yacht Club is located in Bangor, County Down, Northern Ireland, on the south shore of Belfast Lough.
The Royal University of Ireland was founded in accordance with the University Education (Ireland) Act 1879 as an examining and degree-awarding university based on the model of the University of London.
Joseph Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936)The Times, (London) 18 January 1936, p. 12 was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist.
Dufferin is a rural municipality in the province of Manitoba in Western Canada.
Sarah Maclardie Amos born Sarah Maclardie Bunting (1840 – 1908) was a political activist.
Shahbag (also Shahbaugh, শাহবাগ় Shabagh) is a major neighbourhood and a police precinct or thana in Dhaka, the capital and largest city of Bangladesh.
Sheridan Frederick Terence Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 5th Marquess of Dufferin and Ava (9 July 1938 – 29 May 1988) was a British patron of the arts.
Shingwauk Indian Residential School was part of the Canadian residential school system and one of the 130 boarding schools for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit children that operated in Canada between 1874 and 1996.
Siddiq Hasan Khan (14 October 1832– 26 May 1890) was a both celebrated and controversial leader of India's Muslim community in the 19th-century, often considered to be the most important Muslim scholar of the Bhopal State.
Sir Edmund John Monson, 1st Baronet, (6 October 1834 – 28 October 1909), misspelled in some sources as Edward Monson, was a British diplomat who was minister or ambassador to several countries.
| The Southern Railway of Vancouver Island is in length, and is the only remaining railway on Vancouver Island, after the formal closure of the Englewood Railway in November 2017.
Spencer Compton Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire, (23 July 1833 – 24 March 1908), styled The Honourable Spencer Cavendish in 1833, Lord Cavendish of Keighley between 1834 and 1858 and Marquess of Hartington between 1858 and 1891, was a British statesman.
The spouse of the Governor-General of Australia generally assists the office-holder in welcoming ambassadors and their spouses, and in performing their other official duties.
Stanstead is a town in the Memphrémagog Regional County Municipality in the Estrie region of Quebec, located on the Canada–United States border across from Derby Line, Vermont.
Sir Stephen Cave (28 December 1820 – 6 June 1880) was a British lawyer, writer and Conservative politician.
Stony Mountain Institution is a federal multi-security facility located in Stony Mountain, Manitoba, about from Winnipeg.
The Sultanate of Singora was a heavily fortified port city in southern Thailand and the precursor of the present-day town of Songkhla.
Syed Ahmad Taqvi bin Syed Muhammad Muttaqi KCSI (سید احمد خان.; 17 October 1817 – 27 March 1898), commonly known as Sir Syed Ahmad Khan, was an Indian Muslim pragmatist, Islamic reformist, philosopher of nineteenth century British India and the first who named the term "Two Nation theory" to the theory of separate nation of Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Born into a family with strong ties with Mughal court, Syed studied the Quran and sciences within the court. He was awarded honorary LLD from the University of Edinburgh. In 1838, Syed Ahmad entered the service of East India Company and went on to become a judge at a Small Causes Court in 1867, and retired from service in 1876. During the Indian Rebellion of 1857, he remained, loyal to the British Empire and was noted for his actions in saving European lives.Glasse, Cyril, The New Encyclopedia of Islam, Altamira Press, (2001) After the rebellion, he penned the booklet ''The Causes of the Indian Mutiny'' – a daring critique, at the time, of British policies that he blamed for causing the revolt. Believing that the future of Muslims was threatened by the rigidity of their orthodox outlook, Sir Syed began promoting Western–style scientific education by founding modern schools and journals and organising Muslim entrepreneurs. In 1859, Syed established Gulshan School at Muradabad, Victoria School at Ghazipur in 1863, and a scientific society for Muslims in 1864. In 1875, founded the Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College, the first Muslim university in South Asia. During his career, Syed repeatedly called upon Muslims to loyally serve the British Empire and promoted the adoption of Urdu as the lingua franca of all Indian Muslims. Syed heavily critiqued the Indian National Congress. Syed maintains a strong legacy in Pakistan and Indian Muslims. He strongly influenced other Muslim leaders including Allama Iqbal and Jinnah. His advocacy of Islam's rationalist (Muʿtazila) tradition, and at broader, radical reinterpretation of the Quran to make it compatible with science and modernity, continues to influence the global Islamic reformation. Many universities and public buildings in Pakistan bear Sir Syed's name. Aligarh Muslim University celebrated his 200th birth centenary with much enthusiasm on 17 October 2017. Former President of India shri Pranab Mukherjee was the chief guest.
Raja Sir Tanjore Madhava Rao, KCSI (c. 1828 – d. 4 April 1891), also known as Sir Madhava Rao Thanjavurkar or simply as Madhavarao Tanjavarkar, was an Indian civil servant, administrator and politician who served as the Diwan of Travancore from 1857 to 1872, Indore from 1873 to 1875 and Baroda from 1875 to 1882.
Tales from the Gimli Hospital (1988) was the feature film debut of director Guy Maddin, his second film after the short The Dead Father.
Mohamed Tewfik Pasha (محمد توفيق باشا, Muhammed Tevfik Paşa; April 30 or November 15, 1852 – January 7, 1892), also known as Tawfiq of Egypt, was khedive of Egypt and the Sudan between 1879 and 1892 and the sixth ruler from the Muhammad Ali Dynasty.
Terence John Temple Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, 2nd Marquess of Dufferin and Ava DL JP (16 March 1866 – 7 February 1918), styled Lord Terence Blackwood between 1888 and 1900 and Earl of Ava between 1900 and 1902, was a British diplomat.
Terrasse Dufferin is a terrace that wraps around the Château Frontenac in Quebec City towards Citadelle of Quebec, overlooking the St.
The Club or Literary Club is a London dining club founded in February 1764 by the artist Joshua Reynolds and essayist Samuel Johnson, with Edmund Burke, the Irish philosopher-politician.
"The Maple Leaf Forever" is a Canadian song written by Alexander Muir (1830–1906) in 1867, the year of Canada's Confederation.
Thomas Lowry Young (December 14, 1832July 20, 1888) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Ohio.
Tim Moore (born 18 May 1964 in Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire) is a British travel writer and humorist.
The timeline of the history of Montreal shows the significant events in the history of Montreal that transformed it from a small fort into a big city of North America.
Timothy Warren Anglin (August 31, 1822 – May 4, 1896) was a Canadian politician and Speaker of the House of Commons of Canada.
Tobia Aoun (December 1803 – 4 April 1871) (Tubiya, Tobias, Tubiyya, Aun, Awn) was an Assistant to the Pontifical Throne, Archbishop of Beirut, Count of Rome, Bishop of Saint-John-Acre, Knight of the French Legion of Honour, Knight of the Ottoman Order of the Medjidie, and Council Father of the First Vatican Council.
This is a list of Parliamentary Under-Secretaries of State and Permanent Under-Secretaries of State at the India Office during the period of British rule between 1866 and 1948, and for Burma from 1858 to 1948.
The position of Under-Secretary of State for War was a British government position, first applied to Evan Nepean (appointed in 1794).
The University of London Institute in Paris (abbreviated ULIP) is a Central academic body of the University of London located in the 7th arrondissement of Paris.
The University of Toronto (U of T, UToronto, or Toronto) is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the grounds that surround Queen's Park.
The viceregal consort of Canada is the spouse of the serving governor general of Canada, assisting the viceroy with ceremonial and charitable work, accompanying him or her to official state occasions, and occasionally undertaking philanthropic work of their own.
In Canada, a number of sites and structures are named for Governors General of the country, the Canadian monarch's representative in the country.
The Victoria Memorial is a sculpture placed at the centre of Victoria Square in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
A victory title is an honorific title adopted by a successful military commander to commemorate his defeat of an enemy nation.
James Whitaker Wright (9 February 1846 – 26 January 1904) was a company promoter and swindler, who committed suicide at the Royal Courts of Justice in London immediately following his conviction for fraud.
Sir William Cleaver Francis Robinson (14 January 1834 – 2 May 1897) was a British colonial administrator and a musical composer, being the author of several well-known songs.
Major Sir William Eden Evans Gordon (8 August 1857 – 31 October 1913)The Times, 3 Nov 1913 p. 11d was a British MP who previously served as a military diplomat in India.
William Fraser Rae (1835–1905) was a Scottish journalist and author.
William Henry Smith, FRS (24 June 1825 – 6 October 1891) was an English bookseller and newsagent of the family firm W H Smith, who expanded the firm and introduced the practice of selling books and newspapers at railway stations.
William Kirkpatrick Riland Bedford (1826–1905) was an English clergyman and author, known as an antiquary and genealogist, and also as a cricketer.
Sir William Muir, KCSI (27 April 1819 – 11 July 1905) was a Scottish Orientalist, scholar of Islam, and colonial administrator, serving as Principal of the University of Edinburgh and Lieutenant Governor of the North-West Provinces of India.
General William Lygon Pakenham, 4th Earl of Longford (31 January 1819 – 19 April 1887), styled The Honourable William Pakenham before 1860, was an Anglo-Irish soldier and Conservative politician.
Sir William Pearce Howland (29 May 1811 – 1 January 1907), served as the second Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, from 1868 to 1873.
William Pittman Lett, (12 August 1819 – 15 August 1892) was an Irish Canadian journalist, bureaucrat and poet.
William Lee Plunket, 5th Baron Plunket, (19 December 1864 – 24 January 1920) was a British diplomat and administrator.
The Windsor Hotel (opened 1878, closed 1981) in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, is often considered to be the first grand hotel in Canada, and for decades billed itself as "the best in all the Dominion".
The Zec York River is a "zone d'exploitation controlée" (controlled harvesting zone) (zec) located in the unorganized territory Rivière-Saint-Jean, in La Côte-de-Gaspé Regional County Municipality (RCM), in the administrative region Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine, in Quebec, in Canada.
Events from the year 1826 in Canada.
This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1856.
Events from the year 1866 in Ireland.
Events from the year 1872 in Canada.
Events from the year 1873 in Canada.
Events from the year 1874 in Canada.
Events from the year 1875 in Canada.
Events from the year 1876 in Canada.
Events from the year 1877 in Canada.
Events from the year 1878 in Canada.
Events in the year 1884 in India.
Events in the year 1885 in India.
Events in the year 1886 in India.
Events in the year 1887 in India.
Events in the year 1888 in India.
The year 1901 in art involved some significant events and new works.
Events from the year 1902 in Canada.
Events from the year 1902 in Ireland.
The 2008–2009 Canadian parliamentary dispute was a political dispute during the 40th Canadian Parliament.
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