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...the youngest woman to win 500 matches as a professional when she beats Petra Langrova of Czechoslovakia 6-0, 6-1 in the Leipzig International Tournament.1993 - In the first all-British world heavyweight title fight, Lennox Lewis retains his WBC heavyweight...
German museums return more than 80 artworks to Jewish heirs

...470,000, while the eastern city of Leipzig returned more than 80 works, mostly drawings...the museums on behalf of the heirs of Leipzig-based publisher Gustav Kirstein by the...Museum and the Museum of Plastic Arts in Leipzig. The Corinth painting is to be exhibited...
Opening the season

...Robert Schumann, was troubled in his later years. One night during the annual carnival festivities, when the streets of Leipzig were filled with revelers, he walked down to the Rhine River and jumped in. He was pulled out by passing fishermen and died...
Alaska Digest

...attorneys filed an additional lawsuit against UAF and John Leipzig, former dean of the College of Liberal Arts. That case is...two-week trial focused on a one-paragraph memo sent to Leipzig, then liberal arts dean, a position that oversees the orchestra...
Local Briefs

...offered a wide range of music, theater and art classes. John Leipzig, UAF dean of liberal arts, said last year the camp ran a...convinced the school to put the camp on a two-year hiatus. Leipzig said a committee is evaluating the program and studying how...

...41, both of Pound Ridge, N.Y. * Radoslav Mihaylov Bakalov, 33, of Princeton, N.J. and Antje Bendled-Schaefer of Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. * Roger W. Allington, 66, of Juneau and Laureva A. Lafavour, 66, of Bellevue Wash. * Todd Christopher...
This Day in History

...disappeared more than a year earlier, were found in a Washington park. In the world: In 1813, composer Richard Wagner was born in Leipzig, Germany. In 1939, Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini signed a Pact of Steel committing Germany and Italy to a military alliance...
Wrapping up 30 years, with Brahms

...nothing to say." But Brahms was not to be denied. The complete seven-piece movement premiered on Feb. 18, 1869, in the Leipzig Gewandhaus and was heralded almost immediately. "It really marked his unassailable arrival on the real-world international...
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Fishermen sense end of the line

...and supplant Soviet, Bulgarian, Korean and Japanese vessels. "It worked. We did what we were told to do," said Pete Leipzig, executive director of the Fishermen's Marketing Association, who also directed the Americanization program. "With the...
Baboon study suggests No. 2 may be a better rank than No. 1

...if anything, then the contrary!" commented Tobias Dreschner of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany. "One general pattern that one can find across a wide number of studies is that stress-related diseases are much...


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