Andrew Jackson Various as were the topics of instruction pursued by my youthful teachers, my father had still others. His soldier habits and tastes never left him.
When tribune of the night watch came to ask for the password. Well, gentlemen, you are about to see a baked Appel.
George Appelexecuted by electric chair in What is the time? Never mind, it's not important… Who: Don't disturb my circles! Don't disturb my equation. Archimedesan Ancient Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, inventor, and astronomer.
In response to a Roman soldier who was forcing him to report to the Roman general after the capture of Syracuse, while he was busy sitting on the ground proving geometry theorems. The soldier killed him, despite specific instructions not to, resulting in his execution.
Laat het bekend zijn dat homoseksuelen geen lafaards zijn. Let it be known that homosexuals are not cowards. Willem ArondeusDutch artist and writer, member of the Anti-Nazi resistance. He led a group in bombing the Amsterdam Public Records Office, destroying thousands of files to prevent the Nazis from identifying Jews.
Within a week, Arondeus and the other members of the group were arrested. Twelve, including Arondeus, were executed by firing squad. Tali segreti sono stati rivelati a me che tutto quello che ho scritto ora appare come tanta paglia.
Such secrets have been revealed to me that all I have written now appears as so much straw. Thomas Aquinasphilosopher, theologian and jurist in the tradition of scholasticism. Let me die in the old uniform in which I fought my battles for freedom, May God forgive me for putting on another.
Benedict Arnolda general during the American Revolutionary War. He wanted to wear his old Continental Army uniform. I love you too, honey. Good luck with your show. Desi Arnazan American musician, actor, television producer, writer and director.
He was speaking on the telephone to his former wife Lucille Ball, regarding her upcoming and ultimately final TV series, Life with Lucy. I didn't want to leave this world without knowing who my descendant was; thank you, Michael. The ladies have to go first.
I'll see you later. John Jacob Astor IVan American businessman, real estate builder, investor, inventor, writer, lieutenant colonel in the Spanish—American War, and a prominent member of the Astor family. The accuracy of this report is disputed. Astor and his wife were traveling on the Titanic when it struck an iceberg and began to sink.
As Astor prepared to enter a lifeboat with his wife, a group of female passengers appeared on deck. He gave up his seat and spoke his final words to his wife; he was later found floating in the ocean, dead.
Am I dying, or is this my birthday? Lady Nancy Astoran American-born English socialite.
In her final illness, she awoke on her deathbed to see her family at her bedside. Nostri coniugii memor vive, ac vale.
Live mindful of our marriage, and farewell. Emperor Augustusfounder of the Roman Empire and its first Emperor. His last words in public as reported by Suetonius were the more famous "Behold, I found Rome of clay, and leave her to you of marble.
Jane Austenan English novelist known principally for her five major novels which interpret, critique and comment upon the life of the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century. In response to her sister Cassandra who had asked her if she wanted something.
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