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Verónica Michelle Bachelet Jeria (Spanish pronunciation: [beˈɾonika miˈtʃel βatʃeˈle ˈxeɾja]; born 29 September 1951) is a Chilean Socialist Party politician who has served as the President of Chile since 11 March 2014. She previously served as President from 2006 to 2010, becoming the first woman in her country to do so. After leaving the presidency and while not immediately re-electable, she was appointed the first executive director of the newly created United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women). In December 2013, Bachelet was re-elected as President of Chile with over 62% of the vote, bettering the 53.5% she obtained in 2006. She is the first person since 1932 to win the presidency of Chile twice in competitive elections. Continue reading Michelle Bachelet
Isabella Vértes-Schütter was born on April 22, 1962 in Hamburg/Germany as daughter of “Kammersängering” Helga Pilarczyk and the export manager Dr. István Vértes.
In the beginning she wanted to become medical doctor and passed the medical degree 1987 with “Promotion and Approbation”.
Already during her medical studies she began studying to be actress at Prof. Anne Marks-Rocke. Just besides she studied classical singing with Helga Pilarczyk and Prof. Hans Kagel and studied chanson and musical with Prof. Ursula Gompf. Continue reading Isabel Vértes-Schütter
Movie Living Buddha directed by Clemens Kuby Continue reading Clemens Kuby
Patch Adams is best known for his work as a medical doctor and a clown, but he is also a social activist who has devoted over 40 years of his life to changing America’s healthcare system. He believes that laughter, joy and creativity are an integral part of the healing process and, with the help of friends, he founded the Gesundheit Institute in 1971 in order to address all the problems of health care in one model. Continue reading Patch Adams
Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (Russian: Алекса́ндр Порфи́рьевич Бороди́н; IPA: [ɐlʲɪkˈsandr pɐrˈfʲi rʲjɪvʲɪtɕ bərɐˈdʲin] ( listen), 12 November 1833 – 27 February 1887) was a Russian Romantic composer of Georgian origin, as well as a doctor and chemist. He was one of the prominent 19th century composers known as The Mighty Handful, a group dedicated to producing a uniquely Russian kind of classical music, rather than imitating earlier Western European models.
Borodin is best known for his symphonies, his two string quartets, In the Steppes of Central Asia and his opera Prince Igor. Music from Prince Igor and his string quartets was later adapted for the US musical Kismet. A notable advocate of women’s rights, Borodin was a promoter of education in Russia and founded the School of Medicine for Women in St. Petersburg. Continue reading Alexander Borodin
He played in the EDO – European Doctors Orchestra and he collects violins. Continue reading Karl-Wilhelm Fritz
Józef Dietl (24 January 1804 in Podbuże near Sambor – 18 January 1878 in Kraków) was an Austrian–Polish physician born to an Austrian father and Polish mother. He studied medicine in Lviv and Vienna. He was a pioneer in balneology, and a professor of Jagiellonian University, elected as its rector in 1861. Dietl described the kidney ailment known as “Dietl’s Crisis” as well as its treatment.
From 1866 to 1874 Józef Dietl was mayor of the city of Kraków. Continue reading Józef Dietl
F.W. J. Baedeker (1788-1865) was born in Dahl. He bought the first pharmacy at Witten (situated at the Hauptstraße), which he conducted until 1850. Continue reading Friedrich Wilhelm Justus Baedeker
Mark Tavassol (* 18. Februar 1974 in Bremen) is a german musician, composer and producer. He became famous as bass player of the band “Wir sind Helden” and guitar player of the band Gloria. Continue reading Mark Tavassol
Jean-Christophe Rufin, June 2013
|Born||28 June 1952
|Known for||Member of the Académie française|
Jean-Christophe Rufin (born 28 June 1952) is a French doctor, diplomat, historian, globetrotter and novelist. He is the president of Action Against Hunger, one of the founders of Médecins Sans Frontières and the second youngest member of the Académie française. He was Ambassador of France in Senegal from 2007 to June 2010. Continue reading Jean-Christophe Rufin