Landstraße is the 3rd municipal district of Vienna, Austria. It was established in the 19th century. Landstraße is a populated urban area with many workers and residential homes, it has 89,834 inhabitants in an area of 7.42 km². It has existed since 1200 AD. In 1192, the English king Richard the Lionheart was captured in the Erdberg neighbourhood, after the unsuccessful Third Crusade; the name Landstraße means "country road". To tourists, it is known for the 18th-century castle and gardens of Belvedere, the residence of Eugene of Savoy, which today houses the Austrian Gallery. Another residence was built by the Russian envoy to Count Razumovsky. A more recent point of interest is the Hundertwasserhaus block of flats designed in a dream-like style by the architect and painter Friedensreich Hundertwasser. Museums in Landstraße include the Museum of Art Fakes; the St. Marx Cemetery in Landstraße contains the grave of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Austrian Chancellor Metternich once remarked, "The Balkans begin at the Rennweg", a mere road in Landstraße, out of Vienna towards the east.
Landstraße District is located in the southeastern city center of Vienna. It has 1.8 % of the city of Vienna. This district is in the middle of Vienna's municipal districts. For one of the "interior districts" the district has a comparatively high proportion of greenery; the district lies along several terraces of the Danube, where the Danube Canal forms the eastern and the Vienna River the northwestern border. In the south of the district, Laaer Berg borders Landstraße; the Christophorus 9 Emergency Helicopter Service is operated by OEAMTC, Austria's largest automobile club. Since April 5th 2017 the base is located on the roof of OEAMTC headquarters in Erdberg; until April 4th 2017 the helicopter was located on the old airport field Vienna - Aspern. "Wien - 3. Bezirk/Landstrasse", Wien.gv.at, 2008, webpage: Wien.gv.at-landstrasse
The 1979 Hall of Fame Classic was a college football postseason bowl game that featured the South Carolina Gamecocks and the Missouri Tigers. Missouri had finished 4th in the Big Eight Conference, in their second straight bowl appearance, first consecutive span of bowl appearance since 1972-73. South Carolina was in a bowl game for the 2nd bowl appearance in four years; the Gamecocks won 8 games in the regular season for the first time since 1903. Phil Bradley went 7-of-11 with a passing and rushing touchdowns, in an MVP effort. For South Carolina, George Rogers rushed. South Carolina — McKinney 20 yard touchdown pass from Harper Missouri — 22 yard field goal by Ron Verrilli Missouri — Newman 28 pass from Bradley Missouri — Bradley 1 run South Carolina — Harper 11 run Missouri — Gerry Ellis 12 run The Gamecocks won 8 games the following season, but lost again in a bowl, this time to Pittsburgh in the Gator Bowl, it would take 15 years to win their first bowl game. As for the Tigers, they would go to three more bowl games in the span of four years, though the 1983 Holiday Bowl remained their last bowl until 1997.
The two teams met up again in the 2005 Independence Bowl, seven years before Missouri joined the Southeastern Conference. Coincidentally, Missouri was placed in the same division as South Carolina
Rhineland is an unincorporated community in Knox County, United States. According to the Handbook of Texas, the community had an estimated population of 100 in 2000. Rhineland is located within the physiographic region known as the Texas Rolling Plains 1 mi south of the Brazos River at the intersection of farm-to-market roads 267 and 2534 in southeastern Knox County, it is situated 9 mi to the southeast of the county seat of Benjamin, 6 mi north of Munday and 85 mi north of Abilene. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Rhineland enjoys a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps; the community was established on February 1, 1895, when the land contract between J. C. League and German-born Catholics – Father Joseph R. Reisdorff and Hugh Herchenbach – was notarized; the 12,000-acre plot was advertised as a colony for German Catholics and was named after the Rhineland region in Germany. The first land sold was to John Bruckner at $8 an acre. John had 8,000 acres to choose from.
The land he chose sits near the corner of FM 267 and CR 4260. The Rhineland Common School District was organized in 1898 with the first schoolhouse being built the following year. A larger, brick school building was constructed in 1926 that provided public education through high school. A number of students attended a local parochial school. By 1950, Rhineland has 75 residents. Over the years, the community experienced a slight rise in population, but the number of businesses declined. Rhineland's school district would consolidate with nearby Munday. In 1980, the estimated number of inhabitants in Rhineland was 196; that figure had fallen to 100 by 2000. Public education in the community of Rhineland is provided by the Munday Consolidated Independent School District. U. S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Rhineland, Texas Rhineland, Texas from the Handbook of Texas Online
Dragon Eye Congee: A Dream of Love is a 2005 Taiwanese romance film set in the 1960s. Produced by Lee Hsing and directed by Allen Chang, the film stars Singapore's Fann Wong, Hong Kong's Shaun Tam and Taiwan's Ivy Yin. Based on a short story of the same name written in the 1950s by the Taiwanese intellectual and democracy activist Bo Yang, Dragon Eye Congee tells the story of a second-generation Taiwanese American, Shaun Tam, since childhood, has dreamt about the same woman in the same scenes, complete with a haunting melody and the fragrant smell of rice congee with dried longan, he is mystified about the significance of the dream until he comes to Taiwan for the first time on a business trip and stumbles upon an old house and a woman played by Fann Wong, resembling those in his dreams. He realizes that the woman was his lover in a previous lifetime in Taiwan. Fann Wong Shaun Tam Ivy Yin Produced by veteran Taiwanese director Lee Hsing of Lee's Production Ltd, he came out of retirement to produce his first film in 20 years, funding NT$2 million.
The director of the film is Allen Chang Kuo-Fu, the winner of the Golden Horse Award Best Short Film in 2000. The film was nominated for five categories at the inaugural Asian Festival of First Films 2005, held in Singapore; the film was screened at the Golden Horse Film Festival in 2005. Official website Dragon Eye Congee: A Dream of Love on IMDb
Ângelo Monteiro dos Santos Victoriano is a former Angolan basketball player. He was listed at 6’5” and 246 pounds. Victoriano appeared on four Angolan Olympic basketball teams, serving as captain in his final appearance. At the club level, he won a total of 11 national championship titles, one with ASA, four with Petro Atlético and six with Primeiro de Agosto, he won 10 Angolan Cups, 8 Super Cups and 2 Africa Club Championships with Primeiro de Agosto. His brothers, Edmar Victoriano and Puna Victoriano played for Angola's national basketball team. Victoriano is the only African player, to have won 8 FIBA Africa championships, ahead of Jean-Jacques Conceição, Carlos Almeida, both with 7. CBS Sportsline profile Angola aims high in face of 2004 article from The Guardian. Ângelo Victoriano at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com
Fučkovci is a settlement on the terrace above the left bank of the Kolpa River in the Municipality of Črnomelj in the White Carniola area of southeastern Slovenia, next to the border with Croatia. The area is part of the traditional region of Lower Carniola and is now included in the Southeast Slovenia Statistical Region; the settlement was first attested in written sources in 1490 as Futskowisch. Like the nearby Croatian settlement of Fučkovac in the Municipality of Bosiljevo, the name is derived from a Slavic personal name; the plural name of the settlement thus means'residents of Fučko's village'. The name Fučko itself could be derived from the verb fučkati'to whistle', but is a hypocorism of the personal name Fuk derived from the Old High German name Fucco. An archaeological field survey in 2002 revealed the existence of a prehistoric settlement in the area. Fučkovci on Geopedia