Year 870 was a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar. August 8 – Treaty of Meerssen: King Louis the German forces his half-brother Charles the Bald to accept a peace treaty, which partitions the Middle Frankish Kingdom into two larger east and west divisions. Louis receives most of Austrasia, Charles receives territory in Lower Burgundy. However, large parts of the Frisian coast are under Viking control. Charles the Bald marries Richilde of Provence, after the death of his first wife, Ermentrude of Orleans, he intends to secure his rule in Lotharingia through the powerful Bosonid family and the connection to Teutberga, widow-queen of Lothair II. Rastislav, ruler of Great Moravia, dies in prison after he is condemned to death for treason, by Louis the German, he is succeeded by his nephew Svatopluk I. Bořivoj I, duke of Bohemia, makes Levý Hradec his residence. Around this time Prague Castle is founded. Wilfred the Hairy, a Frankish nobleman, becomes count of Cerdanya. Autumn – The Great Heathen Army, led by Ivar the Boneless and Ubba, invades East Anglia and plunders Peterborough.
King Edmund the Martyr is captured, tortured and used as archery practice. The Danes, led by Ivar the Boneless and King Olaf of the Dublin Vikings, besiege Dumbarton in Scotland, the capital of King Artgal of Stratchlyde. After a siege of four months, the citadel is destroyed; the Danes, led by Halfdan Ragnarsson and Bagsecg, invade Wessex and take the royal estate at Reading, which Halfdan makes his headquarters. A naval Viking contingent sails up the Thames River. December 31 – Battle of Englefield: The Vikings clash with ealdorman Æthelwulf of Berkshire; the invaders are driven back to Reading. January 29 – Anarchy at Samarra: The rebel Salih ibn Wasif is hunted down and killed in Abbasid Samarra by troops of Musa ibn Bugha al-Kabir. June 21 – Caliph Al-Muhtadi is deposed and killed by the Turks, after a brief reign, he is succeeded by Al-Mu ` tamid as ruler of the Abbasid Caliphate. End of the Anarchy at Samarra. Byzantine–Arab War: A Muslim expeditionary force, led by Halaf al-Hadim, Arab governor of Sicily, conquers Malta.
He is welcomed by the local Christian inhabitants as liberator of the agonizing Byzantine yoke. The Muslim invaders pillage the island, destroying the most important buildings; the Zanj Rebellion: The Zanj capture the Abbasid seaport of Al-Ubdullah at the Persian Gulf, cut off communications with Basra. February 28 – The Fourth Council of Constantinople ends; the Bulgarians are granted an autonomous archbishopric. With its seat in the capital of Pliska. Æthelflæd, lady ruler of Mercia Alexander III, Byzantine emperor Bernard, illegitimate son of Charles the Fat Ebalus, duke of Aquitaine Ermengol, Frankish nobleman Fulk I, Frankish nobleman Lde-dpal-hkhor-btsan, Indian ruler Pavle, prince of Serbia Petar, prince of Serbia Romanos I, Byzantine emperor Sunifred II, count of Urgell Sunyer, count of Barcelona Theodora, Roman politician Wang Dingbao, Chinese chancellor Zhu Yanshou, Chinese governor Zwentibold, king of Lotharingia January 29 – Salih ibn Wasif, Muslim general February 4 – Ceolnoth, archbishop of Canterbury April 2 – Æbbe the Younger, Frankish abbess June 21 – Al-Muhtadi, Muslim caliph September 1 – Muhammad al-Bukhari, Persian scholar November 20 – Edmund the Martyr, king of East Anglia December 4 – Suairlech ind Eidnén mac Ciaráin, Irish bishop December 27 – Aeneas of Paris, Frankish bishop Adarnase II, Georgian Bagratid prince Al-Harith ibn Sima al-Sharabi, Muslim governor Al-Zubayr ibn Bakkar, Muslim historian Caesar of Naples, Italian admiral Gregory III, co-regent and duke of Naples He Quanhao, general of the Tang Dynasty Neot, English monk and saint Rastislav, ruler of Great Moravia Ratramnus, Frankish monk and abbot Wen Tingyun, Chinese poet and lyricist
John Lamphire M. D. was an English academic. He was Camden Professor of Ancient History, principal of Hart Hall, Oxford, he was son of George Lamphire and was born in Winchester. He was admitted scholar of Winchester College in 1627, he matriculated from New College, Oxford in 1634, aged 20. A. in 1641-2. He is the John Lanfire, appointed prebendary of Bath and Wells in 1641. In 1648 he was ejected from his fellowship by the parliamentary visitors, but during the Commonwealth practised physic with some success at Oxford. Anthony à Wood in his'Autobiography' says he belonged to a set of royalists "who esteemed themselves virtuosi or wits", he was Wood's physician, tried to cure his deafness. Lamphire was restored to his fellowship in 1660, on 16 August was elected Camden professor of history. On 30 October 1660 he was created M. D. On 8 Sept. 1662 he succeeded Christopher Rogers as principal of New Inn Hall, on 30 May 1668 was translated to the headship of Hart Hall. He was a justice of the peace for the city and county of Oxford, seems to have taken some part in civic affairs in the paving of St. Clement's and the draining of the town moat.
He died on 30 March 1688. Aged 76, was buried on 2 April in the chapel of Hart Hall, near the west door. Walker calls him "a good and fatherly man, of a public spirit, free from the modish hypocrisy of the age he lived in". Lamphire had a good collection of books and manuscripts, but some of them were burnt in April 1650 by a fire in his house, he owned thirty-eight manuscripts of the works of Thomas Lydiat, which he had bound in twenty-two volumes, he published one of them, Canones Chronologici, He published two works by Dr. Hugh Lloyd, the grammarian, in one volume, entitled Phrases Elegantiores et Dictata, Oxford, 1654. To the second edition of his friend John Masters's Monarchia Britannica, an oration given in New College Chapel on 6 April 1642, Lamphire added an oration by Henry Savile, he is said to have published Quaestiones in Logica, Ethica, et Metaphysica by Robert Pink or Pinck, he edited Henry Wotton's Plausus et Vota ad Regem de Scotia reducem in Monarchia. He was an executor to Jasper Mayne, with Robert South put a stone over his grave in Christ Church Cathedral.
Carl Johan Arthur Bernadotte, Prince Bernadotte, Count of Wisborg, was the fourth son and fifth and youngest child of King Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden and his first wife Princess Margaret of Connaught. He was born a Prince of Sweden and granted the title of Duke of Dalarna but renounced these titles to marry a commoner, he was a paternal uncle of King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and a maternal uncle of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and Queen Anne-Marie of Greece. Bernadotte lost his succession rights to the Swedish throne and renounced his titles in 1946 when he married the journalist Elin Kerstin Margaretha Wijkmark, daughter of Henning Wijkmark and wife Elin Larsson in New York City on 19 February; as his unconstitutional marriage to Wijkmark - enskild mans dotter - could not be approved by the Swedish government, Bernadotte knew he was giving up his Swedish titles and succession rights. They adopted two children: Monica Kristina Margaretha Bernadotte. Married on 16 January 1976 and divorced in 1997 Count Johan Peder Bonde af Björnö.
They have three children. Christian Carl Henning Bernadotte. Married on 13 September 1980 Marianne Jenny, daughter of Jacques Jenny and wife Caroline Yvonne Venter, they have three children. The Bernadottes lived for some time in New York City, where he worked as the representative of the Anglo-Nordic Trading Company, they made friends with the film star Greta Garbo, who stayed with them in their Swedish home near Båstad. On 29 September 1988, the widowed Bernadotte married Countess Gunnila Märtha Louise Bussler in Copenhagen and became the stepfather of her three children from her previous marriage. 31 October 1916 – 19 February 1946: His Royal Highness Carl Johan, Prince of Sweden, Duke of Dalarna 19 February 1946 – 2 July 1951: Carl Johan Bernadotte 2 July 1951 – 5 May 2012: Carl Johan Arthur Prince Bernadotte, Count of WisborgWhen marrying morganatically on 19 February 1946 he lost his Swedish royal titles, i.e. Prince of Sweden and Duke of Dalarna, he subsequently assumed the name of the Swedish Royal Family.
On 2 July 1951, for himself, his wife and his marital descendants, he was admitted by Grand Duchess Charlotte into the Luxembourgois nobility with the title Count of Wisborg. and in that conferral was made Carl Johan Arthur Prince Bernadotte. Certain Swedish decorations were awarded at birth in 1916 and renounced in 1946. Sweden: Knight with Collar of the Royal Order of the Seraphim – Revoked Sweden: Commander Grand Cross with Collar of the Royal Order of the Sword – Revoked Sweden: Commander Grand Cross with Collar of the Royal Order of the Polar Star – Revoked and Reconferred Sweden: Knight of the Royal Order of Charles XIII – Revoked Gustav V 70th Birthday Decoration Gustav VI 85th Birthday Medal Sweden: Recipient of the 50th Birthday Medal of King Carl XVI Gustaf Denmark: Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Elephant Guatemala: Grand Officer of the Order of the QuetzalHe was the chairperson of Ointroducerad Adels Förening, the association of the unintroduced nobility in Sweden, from 1948 till 1963.
Count Carl Johan Bernadotte descended from King Gustaf V of Sweden through his father, King Gustaf VI Adolf. He descended from Queen Victoria's son, Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, through Prince Arthur's daughter, Princess Margaret of Connaught. On 29 June 2011, he surpassed his elder brother, Sigvard, as the longest-lived of Queen Victoria's male descendants, a record he would hold until being surpassed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh on 13 December 2016, he was the last surviving great-grandchild of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom, following the 2007 death of Princess Katherine of Greece and Denmark. He was the last surviving child of Gustaf VI Adolf and the last surviving grandchild of both Gustaf V and Arthur, Duke of Connaught. Grandchildren of Victoria and Albert
Banging on the Doors of Love is the second studio album by Dutch singer-songwriter Sandra van Nieuwland. It was released in The Netherlands by 8ball Music on November 22, 2013. Hunter was released as the first single on August 3, 2013. Always Alone, was released as the second single on November 8, 2013. Both songs were written by Tjeerd Bomhof and Mathias Janmaat. "Hunter" – 3:03 "Always Alone" – 3:24 "Banging on the Doors of Love" – 3:15 "Oxygen" – 3:10 "Empty Hands" – 2:47 "Snooze Away" – 3:13 "Tidy & Quiet" – 2:39 "Love to Love" – 2:55 "Guilty Trip" – 3:11 "Happy" – 3:16 "Sunlight" – 3:52 "Wait or Forget" – 3:31
Great Ancoats Street is a street in the inner suburb of Ancoats, England. A number of cotton mills built in the early and mid-Victorian period are nearby, some of which have been converted into residential or office buildings, such as Albion Mill; the Daily Express Building is on Great Ancoats Street, as is various hotels. Great Ancoats Street forms the western boundary of the regenerated New Islington area of Manchester on the side of the Rochdale Canal. Much of Great Ancoats Street was named Ancoats Lane and was the location of Ancoats Hall; the street passed through a thriving manufacturing area during the 19th century. It was in close proximity to the Rochdale canals. A number of cotton mills built in the early and mid-Victorian period are nearby, some of which have been converted into residential or office buildings, such as Albion Mill; the Pin Mill Works at the junction with Fairfield Street was a late 18th-century pin works, that became a cotton mill run by J & J Thompson and works for dyeing and calico-printing.
Brownsfield Mill, a Grade II* listed building, was built in 1825. In 1939 the Grade II* listed Daily Express Building designed by engineer, Sir Owen Williams was built on the street. In the 1980s, a significant area by Great Ancoats Street was redeveloped as Central Retail Park, described as a "row of big-box stores fronted by sterile parking space", it contains branches of Mothercare and others. An Ibis hotel is at the corner of Pollard Street, south of the Ashton Canal and there are other hotels including a Travelodge and The City Warehouse Aparthotel near the junction with Oldham Road and where Great Ancoats Street becomes Swan Street; the street has been reported as being gentrified. Great Ancoats Street forms the western boundary of the regenerated New Islington area of Manchester on the side of the Rochdale Canal. Citations Bibliography Ashmore, The Industrial Archaeology of North-west England, Manchester University Press, ISBN 978-0-7190-0820-7 Hartwell, Manchester, Pevsner Architectural Guides, Yale University Press, ISBN 978-0-300-09666-8 Knox, Palimpsests: Biographies of 50 City Districts.
International Case Studies of Urban Change, Walter de Gruyter, ISBN 978-3-0346-1212-8
KMXG is an adult contemporary-formatted radio station licensed to Clinton, serving the Quad Cities area of Iowa and Illinois. The station broadcasts at a power of 100 kW, its transmitter is located on 225th Street in rural LeClaire in Scott County. KMXG is owned by Inc. with studios located in Davenport, Iowa. Other stations located in the same complex are KUUL-FM, WLLR-FM, KCQQ-FM, WFXN and WOC. KMXG had studios in Clinton and was co-owned with KROS 1340 AM. At that time, 96.1 had the call letters KROS-FM and KSAY. During its run as KROS-FM, the station acted as a repeater for the AM signal, formatted beautiful music, much like other FM stations of the day. During its years in Clinton, KSAY operated as a religious station serving the Gateway area from 1974 until 1986. During this time, a February 1985 fire that struck the building where the studios for KSAY and KROS were located knocked the station off the air for several days. Upon 96.1 FM's move to the Quad Cities, the station was known as KLIO-FM and formatted adult contemporary music.
The call letters changed several years to KMJC in November 1989 before adopting the current KMXG call sign in July 1993. Starting in 2008, during the holiday season, Mix 96 switches to an all-holiday music format. Sometime during the 2000s decade, KMXG began programming a "retro Saturday" block of music, focusing on hits of the 1980s with some hits from the 1970s and early 1990s mixed in. Syndicated programming added included Backtrax USA, Retro Pop Reunion and American Top 40: The 80s. With the demise of KUUL-FM's oldies format in 2012, several of KUUL's former programs were added to KMXG's weekend lineup, including American Top 40: The 70s, Into the 70s with John Landecker and The 70s with Steve Goddard; as such, Saturdays are devoted to 1990s music, while Sundays feature music of the 1970s. For nearly two years, until format changes to classic hits and adult hits at WYEC and KQCS KMXG's weekend programming was the only scheduled classic hits radio programming, featuring music of the 1970s through 1990s, available in the Quad-Cities market.
Continuing on Sundays were two three-hour blocks of smooth jazz music: "Jazz Patio" and "Smooth Jazz Sunday Night," both hosted by Art Monroe. Jazz music has been a staple of 96.1 FM since at least its incarnation as KLIO, with different hosts through the years. Mix 96 KMXG official website Query the FCC's FM station database for KMXG Radio-Locator information on KMXG Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for KMXG