Latest news and today's news from Luxembourg » History

... from Bing and Google News

Luxembourg , Saturday 24 February 2018

News Luxembourg » History: Director Lance Daly opens up about making first ever movie about the most harrowing period of Ireland’s history – the Irish famine

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.ie/tvandshowbiz/2215269/director-lance-daly-opens-up-about-making-first-ever-movie-about-the-most-harrowing-period-of-irelands-history-the-irish-famine/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

A MOVIE about the most harrowing period of Ireland’s history is set to finally hit the silver screen ... “We shot through winter across two countries (Ireland and Luxembourg) with many stunts, horses and firearms (using real gunpowder).

News Luxembourg » History: Happy 209th birthday, Miami! 9 things you didn’t know about the university’s history

News channel or source: http://www.mydaytondailynews.com/news/local-education/happy-209th-birthday-miami-things-you-didn-know-about-the-university-history/UP8awvGHeVY8jjYBgHKdIK/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Dolibois European Center in Luxembourg. Red bricks. The Miami University RedHawks ... The next ball will be held Feb. 17, 2018. HISTORY EXTRA is a weekly pictorial history feature showcasing the Miami Valley’s rich heritage. If you have a unique set ...

News Luxembourg » History: With ‘The Breadwinner’ & ‘First They Killed My Father’, Angelina Jolie Casts Light On Children In War-Torn Countries

News channel or source: http://deadline.com/2018/02/the-breadwinner-angelina-jolie-nora-twomey-oscars-interview-1202280763/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

It’s such an emotional story, so to get that emotional kind of beat running through the film, and to make sure the sensibility of that was correct… Jolie: I couldn’t believe how you told the history of ... and Luxembourg, where we raised the money.”

News Luxembourg » History: Huge Jackpot and Improved Odds For Friday’s EuroMillions Draw

News channel or source: http://www.worldlottery.net/news/huge-jackpot-and-improved-odds-for-fridays-euromillions-draw
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

If a single player bags the jackpot on Friday, they will become the fifth largest winner in EuroMillions history, and the biggest winner ... there were three winners from Luxembourg despite the country’s relatively low level of participation.

News Luxembourg » History: Jens Weidmann on Draghi and the ECB

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/92b476e4-16f3-11e8-9e9c-25c814761640
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

“If you exclude a country and say nobody from Luxembourg, Malta, whatever ... In 2011 the ECB presidency seemed, for the first time in the body’s history, to be heading to Germany. But the prize slipped from Berlin’s grasp after the ...

News Luxembourg » History: Polish-British animation Loving Vincent nominated for Oscars 2018

News channel or source: http://www.blouinartinfo.com/news/story/2869738/polish-british-animation-loving-vincent-nominated-for-oscars
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The contenders in the section are “The Boss Baby,” an American computer-animated comedy; “The Breadwinner,” an international co-produced film executed in collaboration between Canada, Ireland, and Luxembourg ... in the history of Polish cinema ...

News Luxembourg » History: EU leaders draw up battle lines for post-Brexit budget

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/eu-leaders-draw-battle-lines-post-brexit-budget-211323855--business.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Noting the history of EU "cohesion" and other funding for poor regions as a tool of economic "convergence", Macron told reporters: "I will reject a European budget which is used to finance divergence, on tax, on labour or on values." Poland and Hungary ...

News Luxembourg » History: Ontario Police Trick out a Tesla Model X to Talk About Electrification

News channel or source: http://www.thedrive.com/tech/18542/ontario-police-trick-out-a-tesla-model-x-to-talk-about-electrification
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Despite being stolen and pushed into the Ohio Canal only a year into service during the Akron riot of 1900, the Collins was used until 1905 when it was beaten out by newer gasoline-powered vehicles, forcing the town to sell off the piece of history for ...

News Luxembourg » History: Cheddar Man’s Face Revealed

News channel or source: http://www.sci-news.com/othersciences/anthropology/cheddar-mans-face-05745.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

“Cheddar Man’s genetic profile places him with several other Mesolithic-era Europeans from Spain, Hungary and Luxembourg whose DNA has already ... a postdoctoral researcher at the Natural History Museum. “Pale skin is better at absorbing UV light ...

News Luxembourg » History: Lightning strikes in Luxembourg

News channel or source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lightning-strikes-in-luxembourg
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The Luxembourg disaster may have been the most deadly lightning strike in history. The earth experiences 8 to 9 million lightning strikes every single day. In a typical year, the United States will see about 70,000 thunderstorms somewhere in its territory.