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Al·ex·an·der

(al-ek-zan'dĕr),
Gustav, Austrian otolaryngologist, 1873-1932. See: Alexander hearing impairment.

Al·ex·an·der

(al-ek-zan'dĕr),
W. Stewart, 20th-century New Zealand pathologist. See: Alexander disease.
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The Faberge surprise of 2014 was the discovery of the Imperial Third Egg designed for Tsar Alexander III in 1887.
Sessions visited Russia three months after the official coronation of Alexander III in 1883.
The Alexander III, already the seventh nuclear sub laid down in Severodvinsk as part of the upgraded Borei-A project, is 170 meters long, 13.
Besides the title essay, the topics include the importance of classical canon law in Scandinavia in the 12th and 13th centuries, some dark aspects of ius commune, Pope Alexander III and the Danish laws of inheritance, property and land tenancy in Norwegian medieval laws and the European learned law, and ecclesiastical jurisdiction and the reception of canon law in the Swedish provincial laws.
Few conquerors have changed the course of history more than Alexander III of Macedonia (ma-suh-DOH-nee-uh).
When Henry II became king in 1154, however, he lent his weight to the cause and after Alexander III was elected pope in 1159 with the aid of English votes Henry congratulated him and asked for Edward's canonisation.
Sotheby's said that in November this year it will bring to the market, for the first time ever, the rediscovered collection of personal and rare objects, including many exquisite pieces of Faberge, which belonged to Her Imperial Highness Maria Pavlovna, Grand Duchess Vladimir (1854-1920) and her late husband, His Imperial Highness Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovich (1847-1909) - son of Emperor Alexander II and brother of Emperor Alexander III.
In the late 1890s Alexander III killed a revolutionary movement and imposed counter-reforms under the banner of Orthodoxy, autocracy and nationality.
The 1263 King Alexander III whisky has been added alongside three other whiskies--The Twelve (rsp 35 [pounds sterling]), The Gran Reserva (rsp 40 [pounds sterling]) and The Fifteen (rsp 45 [pounds sterling])--to the existing two whiskies launched in early 2007.
He told the court that, as he got around the corner onto the embankment, the princess' car appeared to have already reached the Alexander III Tunnel, and he could no longer see it.
They walked up as far as Cours la Reine, where the coroner showed them the Alexander III tunnel ahead.
In 1177 Pope Alexander III wrote a letter to the Priest-King of the Indies and chose his physician to delivery it--even though the legendary monarch's kingdom was hidden.