Anna Held

Actress, singer Anna Held

Helene Anna Held was a Polish-born stage performer, most often associated with impresario Florenz Ziegfeld, her common-law husband.
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Rally in support Anna held in Shillong - MSN India
Google News - over 6 years
Shillong, Aug 24 (PTI) Expressing support to the movement against corruption led by Anna Hazare, the people from various walks of life today participated in a rally here. Students, representatives of various organisations and the general public took
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Anna held, people hurt - Times of India
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NEW DELHI The day that became more eventful than Independence Day this year began with Delhi Police calling up Anna Hazare at 6am, setting off a tumultuous chain of events through the day. And till late in the night, after eight arrests and many
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Udaipur supports Anna, held candle march at Fateh Sagar - UdaipurTimes
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People from every walk of life came out together in support of veteran Gandhian Anna Hazare for his upcoming Aanshan on 16 th August to protest against the government for Jan Lokpal Bill issue
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Jittery Cong draws out claws - Daily Pioneer
Google News - over 6 years
It was a day of fast-moving developments as the Congress, the Government and Team Anna held back-to-back media briefings. Hazare's supporters began to trickle into the Capital from across the country to take part in the protest against corruption
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Amethi backs Anna on Lokpal bill - NewsX
Google News - over 6 years
The UPA may not be supporting Anna. But Anna Hazare's panel is getting a lot of backing from Rahul Gandhi's own constituency Amethi. Where Team Anna held a referendum similar to what they did in Kapil Sibal's constituency Chandni Chowk
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A weak Bill tabled, says Hazare - The Hindu
Google News - over 6 years
Other members of Team Anna held similar demonstrations across the country. The bone of contention between Team Anna and the government is the post of prime minister and higher judiciary coming under the scrutiny of the Lokpal
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Eddie V's Moves Into Historic Ocean View Location - Patch.com
Google News - over 6 years
It was originally the famed Green Dragon Colony, a group of cottages built by Anna Held Heinrich between 1894 and 1902 that served as a retreat for composers, artists, authors, teachers and architects. Heinrich's own cottage, “Green Dragon,” was among
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800 Gläubige feiern ökumenischen Gottesdienst im Stadtpark - Westfälische Nachrichten
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Zusammen mit Pastoralreferentin Anna Held (St. Mariä Himmelfahrt), Andreas Groll, Pfarrer der evangelischen Johannesgemeinde und Pastoralreferent Thorsten Wellenkötter (Heilig-Kreuz) gestaltete er die Messe. Der Ökumenische Gospelchor um Andreas
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Boxing flashback: Stanley Ketchel - OnMilwaukee.com
Google News - over 6 years
A famous actress of the time was Anna Held, mistress of Broadway impresario Florence Ziegfeld. The story was that she dunked herself in gallons of fresh milk every day to condition her skin. "No French actress can show up a Yankee fighter like me,"
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Jubilarehrungsfeier des Bezirks Mittelhessen der Dienstleistungsgewerkschaft Verdi - Gießener Anzeiger
Google News - almost 7 years
Die 60er-Jubilare sind: Wilhelm Becker (Reiskirchen), Anna Held (Linden), Karl Ernst Bill, Otto Markowsky und Anneliese Meidt (Wetzlar), Ludwig Reinhardt (Marburg), Wolfgang Müller (Solms), Hans-Wilhelm Prochnow (Aßlar), Friedrich Freiling
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Walter Bujard löst Hans Jochem Schmitt ab - Gießener Anzeiger
Google News - almost 7 years
Für 25-jährige Mitgliedschaft wurden Anna Held, Horst Krieb, Irmgard Kirsch, Wolfgang Luh, Helga Maid und Karin Seipp sowie für 29-jährige Treue Meta Jänsch geehrt. Dem Vorstand gehören weiterhin Rechner Hans Jürgen Schmidt, Schriftführer Markus Wilde
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St. Mariä Himmelfahrt: "Wir werden keinen Kneipenbetrieb in der Kirche führen" - Ruhr Nachrichten
Google News - almost 7 years
"Die haben das sehr gut angekommen", sagt Pastoralreferentin Anna Held erleichtert. Etwa 80 Kirchenbesucher seien nach dem Gottesdienst noch dageblieben, um etwas zu trinken - und vor allem um miteinander ins Gespräch zu kommen
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Teilhabe und Unterstützung - Wormser Zeitung
Google News - almost 7 years
Ehrungen für 25 Jahre Mitgliedschaft: Marga Beckerbauer, Norbert Dürkes, Michael Ehrhardt, Irmgard Euchler, Katharina Eyrisch, Georg Fellmann, Maria Grafe, Daniel Habegger, Anna Held, Bernd Holecek, Helmut Koch, Friedrich Seyfert, Heinz Spies,
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The tragic story behind Mother's Day - CBC.ca
Google News - almost 7 years
On the second Sunday in May of 1907, Anna held a small memorial service for her mother at Andrews Methodist Episcopal Church in Grafton, Va. The mourners present received a white carnation, which had been Ann Marie's favourite flower
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La Vida Buffalo - Buffalo News
Google News - almost 7 years
But in that time, he entered a contest Santa Anna held to write music for a Mexican national anthem. And he won. (The music accompanies lyrics by Francisco Gonzalez Bocanegra.) Nuno's triumph was short-lived. In 1855, after Santa Anna fled to Cuba,
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St. Marien beschreitet ganz neue Wege - Westfälische Nachrichten
Google News - almost 7 years
„Die sinkenden Gottesdienstbesucherzahlen haben einfach dazu geführt, dass sich während der Messe ein Gefühl der Verlorenheit breit gemacht hat“, meint Pastoralreferentin Anna Held. Eine wirklich „rappelvolle“ Kirche gebe es fast nur noch zu
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What's On Today
NYTimes - about 7 years
8 P.M. (TCM) HAPPY 101ST BIRTHDAY, LUISE RAINER Reared in Düsseldorf, Germany, and Vienna -- during a childhood she described as ''one of starvation, poverty and revolution'' -- Ms. Rainer distinguished herself on the Berlin stage in Max Reinhardt's company before heading in 1935 to Hollywood, where some imagined she might become the next Greta
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Father of the 'Follies'
NYTimes - about 9 years
ZIEGFELD The Man Who Invented Show Business By Ethan Mordden Illustrated. 335 pp. St. Martin's Press. $32.95 A century is a mere blink in the history of mankind, but it's a long time in the history of show business. Just about a hundred years ago, a Chicago-born talent manager started a franchise called the ''Follies'' that set New York on its ear.
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    FORTIES
  • 1918
    Age 45
    Held died on 12 August 1918 from multiple myeloma at age 46.
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  • 1917
    Age 44
    The year 1917 was one of constant touring for Held; she toured in a production of Follow Me until ill health caused her to close the show in January 1918.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1909
    Age 36
    In 1909, Ziegfeld began an affair with the actress Lillian Lorraine; Held remained hopeful that his fascination would pass and he would return to her, but instead he turned his attentions to another actress Billie Burke, whom he would marry in 1914.
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  • 1908
    Age 35
    Held could not perform in the first Follies as she had become pregnant by Ziegfeld in late 1908.
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  • 1907
    Age 34
    Held suggested the format for what would eventually become the famous Ziegfeld Follies in 1907, and helped Ziegfeld establish the most lucrative phase of his career.
  • 1905
    Age 32
    From 1905, Held enjoyed several successes on Broadway which, apart from bolstering Ziegfeld's fortune, made her a millionaire in her own right.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1896
    Age 23
    Touring through Europe, Held was appearing in London in 1896 when she met Florenz Ziegfeld.
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  • 1894
    Age 21
    Around this time, she became the wife of a much-older Uruguayan playboy, Maximo Carrera, with whom she had a daughter, Liane (1895–1988), shortly after their 1894 marriage, and who became an actress and producer, sometimes billed as Anna Held, Jr.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1873
    Age 0
    Born in Warsaw, Congress Poland, Russian Empire, she was the daughter of a German-Jewish glove maker, Shimmle (aka Maurice) Held, and his French-Jewish wife, Yvonne Pierre. Sources of her year of birth range from 1865 to 1873, but 1872 has been accepted in general.
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  • 1872
    Born
    Born on March 19, 1872.
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