Lyndon B. Johnson

Foto-Porträt von Präsident Lyndon B.

Lyndon Baines Johnson, commonly LBJ, was an American politician and the 36th president of the United States, a position he assumed after serving as the 37th vice president of the United States.

Paul Klee

Porträtfoto des deutschen Malers Paul Klee von Hugo Erfurth, Dresden.

Paul Ernst Klee was a German painter and graphic artist whose varied work is classified as Expressionism, Constructivism, Cubism, Primitivism and Surrealism.

Treaty of Tordesillas

Originalseite aus dem Tratado de Tordesilhas.

The Treaty of Tordesillas was a compromise signed in the town of Tordesillas -located in the current province of Valladolid, Spain-, on June 7, 1494, between the representatives of Isabella and Ferdinand, kings of Castile and Aragon, on the one hand, and those of King John II of Portugal, on the other.

Cosimo de’ Medici

Alternatives:Cosimo di Medici.Cosimo von Medici.

Cosimo de’ Medici was a statesman, banker and patron of the arts who guided the politics of his native Florence for decades and made a significant contribution to its cultural revival.

Ming treasure voyages

Chinesischer Farbholzschnitt, der die Schiffe von Zheng He darstellt.

Zheng He’s voyages were seven voyages of the great Chinese fleet to Southeast Asia and the Indian Ocean from 1405 to 1433, during the reign of the Ming emperors Zhu Di and Zhu Zhanzi.

Age of Sail

Die Schlacht von Scheveningen, 10. August 1653, gemalt von Jan Abrahamsz Beerstraaten.

Maritime history describes the events associated with the origins and course of shipping.

Ali Mughayat Syah

Das Grab von Sultan Ali Mughayat Syah.

Sultan Ali Mughayat Syah war der erste Sultan von Aceh in Nordsumatra und regierte von etwa 1514 bis zu seinem Tod.