Heinar Kipphardt (8 March 1922 – 18 November 1982) was a German writer. He came to prominence with the documentary theatre during the 1960s. He is best known for In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer, a dramatization of the Oppenheimer security hearing. Continue reading Heinar Kipphardt
Christiaan Barnard was TVDoc and StampDoc and more
Christiaan Neethling Barnard (8 November 1922 – 2 September 2001) was a South African cardiac surgeon who performed the world’s first human-to-human heart transplant on December 3, 1967, and the second overall heart transplant. Continue reading Christiaan Barnard
Carl Bruno Bloemertz was ArtDoc, CollectorDoc, PianoDoc and more
Carl Bruno Bloemertz (* 21. Mai 1919 in Linnich /Aachen; † 29. Oktober 2007 in Lindberg / Zwiesel) was a German painter, art promoter, gallery owner and surgeon. He signed with CBB. He lived in Wuppertal where his gallery were.
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Siegmund Kalinski was PoliticDoc and JournalistDoc
Siegmund Kalinski (* 21. März 1927 in Krakau; † 10. Dezember 2015) was a polish-german GP and journalist. He survived the holocaust. He wrote critical comments under his pseudonym “Ironius” in over 1.300 columns. He was active in healt politics.
Romed Recheis was CharityDoc
Born 24.1.1925 in Engelhartszell/Donau. died 9.November 2013 Medical studies in Innsbruck/Austria.
In the 60-ies he supported his sister Käthe Recheis who is a noted childrens book author in a beneficial association which supports own schools for north american indians see wikipedia where you can find his name. Continue reading Romed Recheis
Udo Remmes was professional PhotoDoc
Karl Maria Udo Remmes (born 2 July 1954 in Tübingen, West Germany – 25 November 2014 in Köln) was a German photographer and physician. He has become known especially for his work in backstage photography specializing in opera, ballet and musicals. The leading idea of Remmes’ photographic work is not the documentation – he wants to capture the moments when the hard work of acting transmutes into art. Continue reading Udo Remmes
David R. Hawkins was SpiritualDoc
Sir David R. Hawkins, M.D., Ph.D., is an internationally renowned psychiatrist, consciousness researcher, spiritual lecturer, and mystic. Author of more than eight books, including the bestseller Power vs. Force, Dr. Hawkins’s work has been translated into more than 17 languages. Continue reading David Ramon Hawkins
Cecil G. Helman was WriterDoc
Cecil Helman (born 4 January 1944 in Cape Town, South Africa, died 15 June 2009)  was a South African doctor, author, and medical anthropologist. He published poetry, essays, and short stories, as well as academic books and papers. Continue reading Cecil G. Helman
Heinz-Horst Deichmann was ShoeDoc and CharityDoc, PriestDoc and more
Heinz-Horst Deichmann (* 30. September 1926 in Essen; † 2. Oktober 2014 Essen) was a German entrepreneur who founded the biggest Shoe shop chain of Europe. He was well known for his social engagement and received several prizes for this. He also studied theology.
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Peter Lockwood was RailDoc and much more….
April 25, 2005
Dear Mr. Ellenberger,
I am enclosing some pictures of some of the (railway steam engine) models I have built over several years. Unfortunately, I do not have too many “action” photos, but these will perhaps give you some idea of what I do.
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Marco Mumenthaler was CookDoc and TravelDoc and more…
In interviews he reported about his love for cooking and travelling.
William R. Bertelsen was InventorDoc and PioneerDoc
William R. Bertelsen (May 20, 1920 – July 16, 2009) was an American inventor who pioneered in the field of air-cushion vehicles (hovercrafts), and inventor of the Aeromobile, which is credited as the first hovercraft to carry a human over land and water. In 2002, He was named the “Father of the Air Cushion Vehicle” by The World Hovercraft Federation. Continue reading William R. Bertelsen
Detlef Strathmann was BusinessDoc and JournalistDoc
Detlef Strathmann (1941-2001) the former owner of the Pharma-company Strathmann AG in Hamburg has started as a journalist, commenting in health columns of several magazines under different pseudonyms and thus selling lots of free drugs for beauty etc. He has been the inventor of the German word “Orangenhaut” (Cellulite) and using this in the magazines sold lots of ointment…. Continue reading Detlef Strathmann
Nadeem Elyas is SpiritualDoc
Nadeem Elyas (arabic نديم إلياس, DMG Nadīm Ilyās; * 1. September 1945 in Mekka) is a Saudi-Arabian Islam Scientist and medical doctor. From 1994 thru 2006 he was president of the central organ of Islam in Germany (Zentralrat der Muslime in Deutschland).
Arnold Backhaus was SpiritualDoc
Arnold/Ambrosius Backhaus (1923-2005)
As a russian-orthodox priest he worshipped at the church near Hagenbeck’s Tierpark in Hamburg. As medical doctor he worked as the “Hamburger Hafenarzt” going round in the big harbour of Hamburg. Continue reading Arnold/Ambrosius Backhaus
Stanislaw Lem was WriterDoc
Stanisław Herman Lem (Polish pronunciation: [staˈɲiswaf ˈlɛm] ( listen); 12 September 1921 – 27 March 2006) was a Polish writer of science fiction, philosophy, and satire, and a trained physician. Lem’s books have been translated into forty-one languages and have sold over forty-five million copies. From the 1950s to 2000s, he published many books, both science fiction and philosophical/futurological. He is best known as the author of the 1961 novel Solaris, which has been made into a feature film three times. In 1976, Theodore Sturgeon wrote that Lem was the most widely read science-fiction writer in the world. Continue reading Stanislaw Lem
Hans Keilson was WriterDoc
Hans Alex Keilson (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦɑns ˈkɛilsɔn]; 12 December 1909 – 31 May 2011) was a Jewish German/Dutch novelist, poet, psychoanalyst, and child psychologist. He was best known for his novels set during the Second World War, during which he was an active member of the Dutch resistance. Continue reading Hans Keilson
Anton Neumayr is WriterDoc, PianoDoc, TVDoc and more
Neumayr wrote books about the pathology of famous dictators as well as the medical aspects of famous Composers from the classical time as Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven etc.
He is also studied Pianist (Mozarteum Salzburg) and musicologist. Continue reading Anton Neumayr
Jacques Rogge is OlympicDoc and more
Jacques Jean Marie Rogge, Count Rogge (French: [ʒɑk ʁɔ.ge]; Dutch: [ˈrɔɣə] ( listen); born 2 May 1942) is a Belgian sports administrator and physician who served as the eighth president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) from 2001 to 2013. In 2013, the IOC announced that Rogge would become their Honorary President. Continue reading Jacques Rogge
Hannes Lindemann was SailingDoc and Pioneer….
Hannes Lindemann (28 December 1922 – 17 April 2015) was a German doctor, navigator and sailor. He made two solo transatlantic crossings, one in a sailing dugout canoe made while working in Liberia and the second in a 17-foot Klepper Aerius II double folding kayak, modified to carry two masts and an outrigger. His book Alone at Sea documents the trips, which were totally unassisted. He was motivated to make the trips by an interest in how the human body and mind respond to survival at sea, a theme which the Kon-Tiki (1947) and Alain Bombard (1952) explored in earlier ocean voyages. Continue reading Hannes Lindemann
…was BreweryDoc, TrumpetDoc, CharityDoc and more
Dr.med. Hans Jakob Nidecker-Huggenberg (1919-2005) was born as son of a priest in Basel. As radiologist he founded the Radiological Institute of Basel. Politically he was member of the LDP where is accentuated speaches were famous. He founded a private brewery since he did not want to support the cartel of the big breweries. He was very successful and the brewery brings out 5 different beers of high quality. Continue reading Hans Jakob Nidecker-Huggenberg