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NapoleonAug 23, 1799

George WestinghouseApr 13, 1869

Nicolas IIMay 6, 1906

LeninApr 16, 1917

Adolf HitlerNov 12, 1923

John LennonJan 22, 1971

Nelson MandelaJul 27, 1992

Hosni MubarakFeb 11, 2011

Robert MugabeAug 1, 2013

ObamaNov 6, 2014

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Power - Historical Events
Date Event
1479

Thutmose III ascends to the throne of Egypt, although power effectively shifts to Hatshepsut (according to the Low Chronology of the 18th Dynasty).

BC
AD
69-01-15

Otho seizes power in Rome, proclaiming himself Emperor of Rome, but only rules for three months before committing suicide.

502-03-29

King Gundobar of Burgundy delegates royal power

1212-07-16

Battle of Las Navas de Tolosa; end of Moslem power in Spain

1260-10-24

Saif ad-Din Qutuz, third Mamluk sultan of Egypt, is assassinated by Baibars, by a fellow Mamluk leader, who seizes power for himself.

1312-08-03

Power of Luik Patriarch murders over 200

1382-03-15

Conservative "Popolo Grasso" regain power in Florence Italy

1528-02-12

Treaty of Dordrecht between emperor & ecclesiastical power

1703-08-21

Turkish army removes Sultan Mustafa II in The Edirne Event, lessening the power of the sultans

1708-09-11

Charles XII of Sweden stops his march to conquer Moscow outside Smolensk, marking the turning point in the Great Northern War. The army is defeated nine months later in the Battle of Poltava, and the Swedish empire is no longer a major power.

1762-06-28

Russian tsarina Catharina II seizes power

1772-08-19

Gustav III seizes effective control of Swedish government & restores full power of monarchy, which had been subordinate to parliament since 1720

1789-01-21

1st American novel, WH Brown's "Power of Sympathy," is published

1795-02-07

11th Amendment to US Constitution ratified, affirms power of states

1798-02-20

Louis Alexandre Berthier removes Pope Pius VI from power.

1799-08-23

Napoleon leaves Egypt for France en route to seize power.

1804-06-15

12th amendment to the US constitution ratified; deals with regulating judicial power

1804-09-25

12th amendment to US constitution, regulating judicial power

1809-02-20

US Supreme Court rules federal government power greater than any state

1846-09-15

Jung Bahadur Rana grabs power in Nepal

1849-07-03

The French entered Rome in order to restore Pope Pius IX to power. This would prove a major obstacle to Italian unification.

1852-09-24

Henri Giffard, a French engineer, makes 1st engine powered dirigible/airship flight with steam power

1862-07-01

Battle at Booneville Mississippi: Confederate superior power driven out

1869-04-13

Steam power brake patented (George Westinghouse)

1880-07-23

1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Michigan

1886-03-06

1st US alternating current power plant starts, Great Barrington, MA

1886-03-20

1st AC power plant in US begins commercial operation, Mass

1886-11-30

First commercially successful AC electric power plant opens, Buffalo, NY

1893-07-11

A revolution led by the liberal general and politician, José Santos Zelaya, takes over state power in Nicaragua.

1893-08-10

Rudolf Diesel's prime model internal combustion engine, a single 10-foot iron cylinder with a flywheel at its base, ran on its own power for the first time in Augsburg, Germany

1896-11-14

Power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation

1898-09-21

Empress Dowager Cixi seizes power and ends the Hundred Days' Reform in China, imprisoning the Guangxu Emperor.

1900-06-26

Japan mobolizes 20,000 troops to help put down the Boxer uprising - but also advance long-term interest in gaining land and power in mainland Asia

1903-04-22

American Power Boat Association forms

1905-06-30

Conservative Australian Prime Minister George H. Reid is forced to resign and Alfred Deakin returns to power on July 5

1905-07-12

The British and Japanese renew their alliance (of January 1902)for 10 years and agree to provide mutual support if attacked by other power

1906-05-06

Tsar Nicolas II of Russia claims right to legislate by decree and restricts the power of the Duma (Russian Parliament)

1906-06-05

Determined to keep pace with Britain as a major naval power, the German Reichstag passes new navy legislation, increasing the total tonnage in Germany's fleet

1906-07-17

Clement Armand Fallieres is elected President of France, but power lies with George Clemenceau

1907-12-16

As a gesture of the US's new presence as a world power, President Roosevelt sends the US Battle Fleet on a round-the-world cruise, visiting ports internationally

1908-06-09

Kind Edward VII of Great Britain visits Tsar Nicholas II at Reval, Russia, where the two discuss the growing power of Germany and British plans for reform in Macedonia

1909-07-12

16th Amendment approved (power to tax incomes)

1910-08-28

Nicholas I, who first assumed power in 1860 and had his reign interrupted by Turkish rule, again proclaims himself king

1911-05-12

American economic expert W Morgan Schuster arrives by invitation to assume almost dictatorial power over Persia's finances; a move resented by Russia

1911-08-10

Parliament Act reduces power of House of Lords

1912-04-02

Titanic undergoes sea trials under its own power

1912-07-22

In the face of ever-increasing German naval power, the British Admiralty decides to recall British warships from the Mediterranean and base them in the North Sea

1913-02-19

Mexican General V Huerta takes power with US support

1915-01-18

Japan issues the "Twenty-One Demands" to the Republic of China in a bid to increase its power in East Asia.

1916-06-14

Representatives of eight Allied nations hold an economic conference in Paris at which they discuss ways to cripple their enemies economic power during and after the war

1917-04-16

[OS Apr 4] Lenin issues his radical April Theses calling for Soviets to take power during Russian Revolution

1917-11-07

October Revolution (Oct 25 OS) in Russia, Lenin and the Bolsheviks seize power, capture the Winter Palace, overthrowing Provisional Government

1922-12-06

1st electric power line commercial carrier in US, Utica, NY

1923-11-12

In Germany, Adolf Hitler is arrested for attempt to sieze power Nov 8

1926-05-12

General Józef Piłsudski returns to power in Poland after coup d'état against the Witos regime

1926-05-17

German government of Marx takes power

1926-05-20

Belgian government of Jaspar takes power

1926-12-17

Antanas Smetona assumes power in Lithuania as the ‎1926 coup d'état‎ is successful.

1928-07-19

King Fuad of Egypt siezes power and disbands parliament

1933-01-31

French government of Daladier takes power

1933-03-31

German Republic gives power to Hitler

1933-06-09

Spanish president Zamora takes power

1934-02-07

1st contract for TVA power, Tupelo, Miss

1934-11-28

Winston Churchill tells British Premier Stanley Baldwin not to under estimate German air power

1936-06-18

Polish parliament gives pres Ignacy Moscicki dictatorial power

1936-10-02

1st alcohol power plant forms, Atchison, Kansas

1937-04-12

Sir Frank Whittle ground-tests the first jet engine designed to power an aircraft at Rugby, England.

1937-08-08

Bonneville Dam on Columbia River begins producing power

1940-11-20

Hungary joins 3 Power pact

1941-04-01

Pro-German Rashid Ali al-Ghailani grabs power in Iraq

1943-11-16

World War II: American bombers strike a hydro-electric power facility and heavy water factory in German-controlled Vemork, Norway.

1944-01-10

1st mobile electric power plant delivered, Phila

1944-10-15

The Arrow Cross Party (very similar to Hitler's NSDAP (Nazi party)) takes over the power in Hungary.

1946-03-28

Cold War: The United States State Department releases the Acheson-Lilienthal Report, outlining a plan for the international control of nuclear power.

1947-05-13

US Senate approved the Taft-Hartley Act limiting the power of unions

1947-05-31

Communists grab power in Hungary

1949-09-21

Federal Republic of [West] Germany created under 3-power occupation

1951-03-17

Government of Drees takes power

1951-12-20

Walter Zinn's Experimental Breeder Reactor I, the first nuclear reactor to produce electric power, goes live at the Argonne National Laboratory, USA

1952-07-23

General Neguib seizes power, Monarchy overthrown in Egypt (Natl Day)

1954-04-18

Colonel Nasser seizes power & becomes PM of Egypt

1954-06-27

1st atomic power station opens (Obninsk, near Moscow, Russia)

1955-03-25

E Germany granted full sovereignty by occupying power, USSR

1955-07-17

Arco Idaho becomes 1st US city lit by nuclear power

1955-07-18

1st electric power generated from atomic energy sold commercially

1955-07-27

Austria regains full independence after 4-power occupation

1956-10-02

1st atomic power clock exhibited-NYC

1956-10-17

England's 1st large scale nuclear power station opens

1957-04-29

1st military nuclear power plant dedicated, Fort Belvoir Va

1957-12-02

1st US large scale nuclear power plant opens (Shippingport Penn)

1957-12-18

Shippingport Atomic Power Station in Pennsylvania USA, the world's 1st nuclear power plant begins to generate electricity

1958-01-23

Dictator Marcos Perez Jiménez flees Venezuela, Larrazabal takes power

1958-08-14

Cleve Indian, Vic Power steals home twice in 1 game

1960-09-24

USS Enterprise, 1st nuclear power aircraft carrier, launched

1960-12-23

King Saudi of Saudi Arabia takes power

1961-01-17

President Dwight D. Eisenhower delivers a televised farewell address to the nation three days before leaving office, in which he warns against the accumulation of power by the "military-industrial complex".

1961-02-10

Niagara Falls hydroelectric project begins producing power

1961-06-29

Launch of Transit 4a, with 1st nuclear power supply (SNAP-3)

1962-02-10

USSR swaps spy Francis Gary Power to US for Rudolph Abel

1962-03-02

In Burma, the army led by General Ne Win seizes power in a coup.

1962-03-04

AEC announces 1st atomic power plant in Antarctica in operation

1962-06-27

In South Africa, the General Law Amendment Act (Sabotage Act) No 76 commences, increasing the state president's power to declare organisations unlawful and to add further restrictions to banning orders

1964-02-18

Papandreou government takes power in Greece

1964-10-16

China becomes world's 5th nuclear power

1965-06-07

Morocco King Hassan suspends constitution, grabs power

1966-02-23

Premier Obote grabs power in Uganda

1966-03-01

Ba'ath-party takes power in Syria

1966-06-06

Stokely Carmichael launches "Black Power" movement

1966-11-26

1st major tidal power plant opens at Rance estuary, France

1967-05-27

Australians vote in favor of a constitutional referendum granting the Australian government the power to make laws to benefit Indigenous Australians and to count them in the national census.

1967-06-17

China becomes world's 4th thermonuclear (H-bomb) power

1967-12-09

Nicolae Ceaușescu becomes President (dictator) of Romania. In power until 1989

1968-06-08

Gary Puckett & Union Gap release "Lady Will Power"

1968-08-24

France became world's 5th thermonuclear power with detonation on Mururoa

1968-10-16

During Olympics Tommie Smith & John Carlos give black power salute

1968-10-18

US Olympic Committee suspends Tommie Smith & John Carlos for giving "black power" salute as a protest during victory ceremony

1968-12-13

Pres Da Costa e Silva disbands parliament/grabs power

1969-06-15

Mets help their power needs by adding 1st baseman Donn Clendenon

1971-01-22

John Lennon & Yoko Ono record "Power to the People"

1971-12-14

Golden Gate Bridge lights out all night due to power failure

1972-04-04

1st electric power plant fueled by garbage begins operating

1972-06-16

The largest single-site hydro-electric power project in Canada starts at Churchill Falls, Labrador.

1973-09-23

Former Argentine President Juan Peron returns to power

1974-05-15

Beginning of the Ulster Workers' Council strike called by Ulster loyalists and unionists who were against the Sunningdale Agreement, which proposed the sharing of political power with Irish nationalists

1975-03-22

A fire at the Browns Ferry Nuclear Power Plant in Decatur, Alabama causes dangerous lowering of cooling water levels.

1975-10-30

King Juan Carlos assumes power in Spain

1977-07-05

Pakistan's army, led by Gen Mohammad Zia ul-Haq, seizes power

1979-02-11

Iran's premier Bakhtiar resigns, Ayatollah Khomeini seizes power

1979-06-01

The first black-led government of Rhodesia in 90 years takes power.

1980-02-24

Rangers score 5 power-play goals against Islanders

1981-01-24

Islanders scored 5 power play goals against Nordiques

1981-04-17

Isle Potvin's 3 playoff power-play goals tie NHL record vs Oilers

1981-04-25

More than 100 workers are exposed to radiation during repairs of a nuclear power plant in Tsuruga, Japan.

1981-05-17

Islanders score 5 power play goals against Flyers in a playoff

1981-09-15

The John Bull becomes the oldest operable steam locomotive in the world when the Smithsonian Institution operates it under its own power outside Washington, DC.

1983-07-25

Washington Public Power Supply System defaulted $2.25 billion

1985-12-19

STS 61-C scrubbed at T -13s because of SRB auxiliary power problem

1986-02-22

Start of the People Power Revolution in the Philippines.

1986-02-26

People Power Revolution in the Philippines.

1986-04-21

Bob Hering sets Formula One power boat record (165.338 mph, Ariz)

1986-04-26

World's worst nuclear disaster: 4th reactor at Chernobyl nuclear power station in USSR explodes, 31 die, contamination reach much of Western Europe

1986-04-28

Soviet TV news program Vremya annouces a nuclear accident at Chernobyl nuclear power station, 2 days after the event

1986-05-01

Russian news agency Tass reports Chernobyl nuclear power plant mishap

1987-06-08

New Zealand's Labour government legislates against nuclear weapons and nuclear powered vessels in NZ. Only nation to legislate against nuclear power

1988-05-24

Power outage in Boston Garden in NHL's Stanley Cup finals

1988-08-31

5-day power blackout of downtown Seattle begins

1989-06-04

Eastern Europe's 1st partial free elections in 40 years held in Poland, Solidarity Party comes to power

1990-06-02

"Turtle Power" by Partners In Kryme hits #13

1990-12-20

Pentagon warns Saddam that US air power is ready to attack on 1/15

1991-11-09

Joint European Torus (JET) scientists in Culham England successfully harness nuclear fusion to produce the first large amount of controlled fusion power

1992-07-27

Nelson Mandela says that a general strike will go ahead; the aim of the mass protest was the peaceful removal of President De Klerk from power, the immediate transfer of political power to the people and free and fair elections to a constituent assembly

1994-03-22

South African government/ANC take power in Ciskei homeland

1997-12-29

Russia signs agreement to build a $3B nuclear power plant in China

1998-12-26

Severe gales over Ireland, northern England, and southern Scotland cause widespread disruption and widespread power outages in Northern Ireland and southern Scotland.

1999-10-12

Pervez Musharraf takes power in Pakistan from Nawaz Sharif through a bloodless coup.

1999-12-02

The United Kingdom devolves political power in Northern Ireland to the Northern Ireland Executive.

1999-12-26

Severe weather in France kills over 100 people and causes extensive damage to property, trees and the French national power grid (see Lothar).

2000-02-15

Indian Point II nuclear power plant in New York State vents a small amount of radioactive steam when a steam generator fails.

2001-04-30

US Vice-President Cheney calls fors increased domestic production of fossil fuels and increased usage of nuclear power to meet America's energy demand

2001-05-21

The Enron Corporation's power generating venture in India, the Dabhol Power Company, serves formal notice that it will terminate its power supply contract and pull out

2001-05-29

Natural gas futures plunge 6% to a 10-month low on speculation that growing US inventories will help power plants meet summer demand for air-conditioning

2001-07-24

Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, the last Tsar of Bulgaria when he was a child, is sworn in as Prime Minister of Bulgaria, becoming the first monarch in history to regain political power through democratic election to a different office.

2001-12-22

Burhanuddin Rabbani, political leader of the Afghan Northern Alliance, hands over power in Afghanistan to the interim government headed by President Hamid Karzai.

2003-08-14

Widescale power blackout in the northeast United States and Canada.

2003-08-28

An electricity blackout cuts off power to around 500,000 people living in south east England and brings 60% of London's underground rail network to a halt.

2003-10-31

Mahathir bin Mohamad resigns as Prime Minister of Malaysia and is replaced by Deputy Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, marking an end to Mahathir's 22 years in power.

2004-03-21

In Malaysia, the 11th Federal and State elections are held, returning the ruling coalition Barisan Nasional to power with an increased majority.

2004-06-28

Sovereign power is handed to the interim government of Iraq by the Coalition Provisional Authority, ending the U.S.-led rule of that nation.

2005-08-18

Massive power blackout hits the Indonesian island of Java, affecting almost 100 million people.

2005-11-27

President El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba of Gabon, in power since 1967 and the longest-serving head of state in the world, was re-elected to his third consecutive seven-year term.

2005-12-15

The 2005 Atlantic Power Outage began.

2006-01-01

Sydney, Australia swelters through its hottest New Years Day on record. The thermometre peaked at 45 degrees celsius, sparking bushfires and power outages.

2006-05-18

The post Loktantra Andolan government passes a landmark bill curtailing the power of the monarchy and making Nepal a secular country.

2006-07-31

Fidel Castro hands over power temporarily to brother Raúl Castro. This leads to a celebration in Little Havana (La Pequeña Habana in Spanish), Miami, Florida, where many Cuban Americans participated.

2007-07-16

An earthquake of magnitude 6.8 and aftershock of 6.6 occurs off the Niigata coast, Japan, killing 8 people with at least 800 injured and damaging a nuclear power plant. See 2007 Chūetsu offshore earthquake.

2007-09-29

Calder Hall, the world's first commercial nuclear power station, the magnox reactor and Calder hall was demolished in a controlled explosion.

2010-09-04

Canterbury earthquake: a 7.1 magnitude earthquake which struck the South Island of New Zealand at 4:35 am causing widespread damage and several power outages.

2011-02-11

Egyptian Revolution culminates in the resignation of Hosni Mubarak and the transfer of power to the Supreme Military Council after 18 days of protests.

2011-03-12

A reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant melts and explodes and releases radioactivity into the atmosphere a day after Japan's earthquake.

2011-10-29

Record-breaking snowstorm in the northeastern United States leaves nearly 2 million residents without power for more than 36 hours.

2011-11-23

Arab Spring: After 11 months of protests in Yemen, The Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh Signs a deal to transfer power to the vice president, in exchange for legal immunity.

2012-05-05

Japan shuts down its nuclear reactors leaving the country without nuclear power for the first time since 1970

2012-06-30

Mid-Atlantic storms in the United States kill 13 and leave millions without power in Ohio, Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

2012-07-30

Indian power grid failure leaves over 300 million without electricity

2012-07-31

A second power grid failure in two days leaves 670 million people in India without power

2013-01-17

Japan unveils plans to build the world's largest wind farm near the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant

2013-02-08

A massive blizzard begins in the US and Canada that resulted in 15 deaths, 5,300 cancelled flights, and loss of power for 900,000 people

2013-03-06

9 people die after a plane crashes after being ensnared in power lines in Peru

2013-04-02

7 people are killed in an attack on a power plant in Peshawar, Pakistan

2013-08-01

Robert Mugabe continues to maintain power after winning 142 out of 210 seats in the Zimbabwean election

2014-02-24

Pope Francis creates a second Secretariat with the power to audit any Vatican agency at any time

2014-11-06

The Republicans win control of the US Senate in mid-term elections, increasing its power in the final two years of Obama's presidency

2015-10-27

Game 1 of World Series delayed after Fox broadcast loses power

2017-04-22

Power outage cripples San Francisco for hours

2017-09-11

More than 3 million customers without power in Florida after Hurricane Irma

2017-09-16

Nearly 2 million, mostly in Florida, without power in Irma's wake

2017-10-12

Only 16 percent of Puerto Rico has power 3 weeks after Hurricane Maria

2018-03-30

Tesla voluntarily recalls early Model S vehicles over power steering bolts

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Power - Birthdays
Date Event
1594-12-09

Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)

1743-04-13

Thomas Jefferson, Rome: Power & Glory

1743-04-24

Edmund Cartwright, England, cleric, inventor (power loom)

1840-09-27

Alfred Thayer Mahan, US, naval officer (Influence of Sea Power)

1843-10-25

Gleb Uspensky, Russia, author (Power of the Soil)

1863-01-08

Paul Scheerbart, Power

1863-11-27

Joseph Herbert, The Dormant Power

1865-02-03

Martinus Ballings, Flemish jesuit/author (Will Power)

1866-10-16

J.E. Grinstead, Sunset of Power

1867-06-12

Fred Held, The Key to Power

1869-04-09

Mildred Holland, The Power Behind the Throne

1869-05-02

Tyrone Power Sr, London England, actor (Alexanders Ragtime Band)

1869-05-02

Tyrone Power Sr., The Big Trail

1869-11-27

John Herdman, The Power of Love

1874-03-26

Gerald du Maurier, London England, actor (Power, Escape, Masks & Faces)

1874-08-24

John Power, The Moonstone

1877-12-15

George Atkinson, The Conquering Power

1879-03-21

Hasmik Agopyan, The Power of Evil

1879-12-29

Billy Mitchell, Victory Through Air Power

1880-02-04

Lem F. Kennedy, The Power Within

1882-03-01

Mrs. Tyrone Power, The Planter

1884-01-24

Fred Thompson, The Power of the Press

1885-9-06

Frank Fanning, The Power of the Press

1886-03-10

Aku Peltonen, Passionate Power

1886-04-03

William Bodie, The Power of a Hymn

1887-05-20

Hugh Thompson, The Key to Power

1887-10-31

Myron C. Fagan, The Great Power

1888-12-18

Robert Moses, power broker (built Long Island & NYC parks & roads)

1890-06-26

Friedel Köhne, Power

1894-06-07

Alexander de Seversky, Victory Through Air Power

1896-06-07

Vivien Kellems, TV hostess (Power of Women)

1897-12-10

Karl H Waggerl, Austria writer (Power of Love)

1898-05-31

Norman Vincent Peale, Ohio, clergyman (Power of Positive Thinking)

1903-07-04

Walter Trohan, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

1904-9-16

Clancy Herne, The Power of the Resurrection

1906-02-02

Frank Smith, Air Power

1906-03-29

E Power Biggs, Westcliff-on-Sea England, organist/composer (CBS)

1906-10-10

Paul Creston, Air Power

1907-05-17

Charles Cawley, British chief scientist/minister of power

1907-12-26

Albert Gore Sr., Public Power vs. Private Power

1908-11-14

Harrison Salisbury, Portraits of Power: Winston Churchill, Part I

1909-07-12

Brett Cipes, The Power of Evil

1910-08-06

Marion Keller, Skirt Power

1912-04-11

Elinor Guggenheimer, Ultimate Power

1913-05-05

Tyrone Power, Cleve, actor (Mark of Zorro, Alexander's Ragtime Band)

1914-05-05

Tyrone Power, Witness for the Prosecution

1914-05-08

Evie Wynn Johnson, Tyrone Power: The Last Idol

1914-10-09

Cammann Newberry, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

1915-06-19

Julius Schwartz, The Power Pirate

1915-08-25

Anne Power, Where Are My Children?

1916-05-28

C Wright Mills, US sociologist (Power Elite) [or Aug 28]

1916-08-28

C Wright Mills, sociologist, writer (The Power Elite) [or May 28]

1917-06-11

Boyce McDaniel, Ultimate Power

1917-06-15

Lash La Rue, The Dark Power

1917-08-13

Selby Kelly, The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam!

1918-08-07

Rose Power, Cash and Carry

1918-08-22

Mary McGrory, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

1919-03-15

George Avakian, Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory

1919-06-21

Gérard Pelletier, The Champions, Part 2: Trappings of Power

1919-11-02

Mildred Ames, Anna to the Infinite Power

1919-12-21

Grete Winton, The Power of Good: Nicholas Winton

1920-03-04

Ralph Martin, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

1921-03-11

Elisabeth Maxwell, The Power of Good: Nicholas Winton

1921-04-25

Arthur H. Nadel, The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam!

1921-05-31

Robert Arthur Ley, UK, sci-fi author (Telepath, Power of X)

1921-08-14

Charles Bartlett, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

1921-10-19

Jules Power, Mr. Wizard

1922-07-01

Toshi Seeger, Pete Seeger: The Power of Song

1923-04-02

Glenn Kezer, Power

1923-07-11

Richard Pipes, The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear

1923-12-11

Morrie Turner, Kid Power

1924-04-28

Dick Ayers, With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story

1924-12-24

Marc Ferro, How the Nazis Came to Power

1925-04-19

Chester Stover, Drawing Power

1925-08-12

Dale Bumpers, The Balance of Power

1925-11-01

Carmen Capalbo, The Power and the Glory

1925-11-15

Howard Baker, The Balance of Power

1926-07-18

Elisabeth Müller, The Power and the Prize

1926-08-30

Cullen Johnson, The Power and the Glory

1926-09-16

Robert Schuller, televangelist (Glass Cathedral, Hour of Power)

1926-10-15

James Akins, Power to the Producers

1927-02-09

Donald Miller, CEO (Scottish Power)

1927-05-29

Trevor Holdsworth, CEO (National Power)

1927-08-23

John Hoskyns, Path to Power

1927-10-11

James Prior, Path to Power

1927-11-01

Vic Power, 1956 MLB All-Star Game

1927-9-03

Hugh Sidey, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

1928-04-05

Ann Power, Ship of Fools World Premiere Party

1928-04-23

Bill Cotton, Knowledge Itself Is Power

1928-10-04

Alvin Toffler, author (Future Shock, Power Shift, The Third Wave)

1929-07-26

Marc Lalonde, The Champions, Part 2: Trappings of Power

1930-07-31

James David Barber, Portraits of Presidents: Presidents of a World Power (1901-)

1931-04-03

Marilyn Gittell, Eyes on the Prize II (Parts III & IV): Power!/The Promised Land

1931-05-16

Lowell Weicker, Expanding Power

1931-9-01

Cecil Parkinson, Path to Power

1931-9-30

Teresa Gorman, Path to Power

1932-02-01

John Nott, Path to Power

1932-03-11

Nigel Lawson, British government official (The Power Game)

1932-04-27

Maxine Brown, Soul Power! The Renaissance Years

1933-08-11

Jerry Falwell, Why Won't They Listen?: The Power of Creation Evangelism

1933-08-14

Bryce Courtenay, Johannesburg, South Africa, Australian novelist (The Power of One), (d. 2012)

1933-08-14

Bryce Courtenay, The Power of One

1933-11-06

Bob Kaliban, Drawing Power

1934-05-29

Bill Vander Zalm, Take Back Your Power

1934-12-09

Philip Burton Jr., The Power Game

1934-9-09

Sonia Sanchez, The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

1935-06-01

John Gouriet, Path to Power

1935-10-17

Sydney Chapman, The Politics of Power

1937-04-26

Tom Yohe, Drawing Power

1940-02-03

Jim Hartz, Power

1940-12-16

Richard Lavsky, Drawing Power

1941-06-06

Charles Powell, The Exercise of Power

1941-06-10

Jenny Oulton, Power

1941-06-29

Stokeley Carmichael, [Kwame Toure], US, Black Power-activist

1941-10-18

Tim Bell, The Exercise of Power

1941-12-10

Joe Sonessa, The Power of the Resurrection

1941-9-09

Duffy Power, Dickie Pride: Pride Without Prejudice

1942-11-30

Juliette Villard, Sex-Power

1942-12-23

Tillie Fowler, Women and Power in the Senate

1942-9-17

Paul Holman, The Dark Power

1943-06-16

Mary Lea Bandy, Without Lying Down: Frances Marion and the Power of Women in Hollywood

1943-09-02

Joe Simon, US singer (Power of Love)

1943-9-16

Masami Suda, Pokemon: Power of One

1944-03-14

Sigi Rothemund, Piratensender Power Play

1944-05-12

Chris Patten, The Exercise of Power

1944-11-19

Udana Power, General Hospital

1944-9-12

Leonard Peltier, All Power to the People

1945-03-02

Tommy Goodwin, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

1945-03-20

Brenda Power, The Gnome-Mobile

1945-04-03

Christopher Ross, Flower Power

1945-06-05

John Carlos, track star (Olympic bronze 1968); gave black power salute

1946-01-08

Arnis Licitis, The Power of Fear

1946-06-28

Donald Hauser, Power Yoga for Runners

1946-07-19

John McFarland, Vito Power

1947-10-01

Marc Wanamaker, Star Power: The Creation of United Artists

1949-01-19

Robert Palmer, Batley England, singer (Power Station)

1949-11-08

Angela Satterwhite, The Power of the Press

1949-12-14

Ronnie McNeir, Soul Power! The Fusion Years

1951-03-03

Tony Hall, Dot Everyone - Power, the Internet and You

1951-03-07

Francis Rocco Prestia, American musician (Tower of Power)

1951-07-10

Michael Andrew Reed, A Lower Power

1951-10-02

Romina Power, LA CA, daughter of Tyrone Power/actress (Justine)

1951-10-02

Romina Power, Sommer in Israel - Musik zwischen Orangenhainen und Wüste

1952-03-28

Stuart Zagnit, Pokemon: Power of One

1952-05-22

Jan Todd, woman power lifter, once lifted 248 kg in a squat

1952-12-02

Alejandro Lora, Gimme the Power

1953-07-15

John Denham, More Power to the South? A South Today Special

1953-09-13

Taryn Power, LA CA, daughter of Tyrone Power/actress (Maria)

1953-9-13

Taryn Power, Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger

1954-04-21

Bryan Godwin, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

1954-07-08

David Aaronovitch, Blair in Power

1955-01-31

Ted Power, San Francisco Giants vs. Cincinnati Reds

1955-02-15

Bev Francis, Australia, world women's power-lifting champion

1955-04-08

Barbara Kingsolver, Power and Place

1955-08-02

Tim Dunigan, Captain Power: The Beginning

1956-05-17

Dave Sim, Turtle Power: The Definitive History of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

1957-05-19

Sophia Crawford, London England, actress (Power Rangers)

1957-08-20

Mark Madel, Water and Power

1958-9-21

Penny Smith, Power Yoga

1959-01-18

Bob Rosenberg, rocker (Will To Power)

1959-01-22

Tyrone Power Jr., Cocoon

1959-01-23

Tyrone Power Jr, Los Angeles California, actor (Shag)

1959-03-02

Michael Quast, In the Shadow of Power

1959-03-23

Peter Mochrie, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1960-01-26

Franco Roccaforte, Private Black Label 26: Faust Power of Sex

1960-08-05

David Baldacci, Absolute Power

1961-01-11

Brad Douglas, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

1961-03-14

Penny Johnson Jerald, Absolute Power

1961-05-08

David Winning, Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

1961-05-15

Jay Silverheels Jr., Kid Power

1961-10-12

Richard Genelle, Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

1962-02-05

Mark Carey, The Power

1962-03-14

Robin Kelley, The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

1962-07-27

Krishna Vamshi, Shakthi: The Power

1962-11-29

Andy LaRocque, Power 30 in Florida

1962-9-03

Rich Miano, Polynesian Power

1963-02-07

Jason Leland Adams, Water and Power

1963-02-12

Darryl Thurston, Power Trip

1964-05-03

Marietta DePrima, Power Play

1965-01-26

Michael Power, The Dark Knight Rises

1965-12-16

Inuko Inuyama, Pokemon: Power of One

1965-9-20

Göran Olsson, The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975

1966-01-07

Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

1966-04-09

Derek Bidus, Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

1966-07-23

Thomas E. Blessing IV, The Power of Community: How Cuba Survived Peak Oil

1966-08-04

Kensuke Sasaki, wrestler (WCW/NJPW/Calgary, Power Warrior)

1967-02-23

Stefan Svensson, Power Down

1967-07-22

Dermot Power, V for Vendetta

1967-07-28

Rob Sanchez, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

1968-03-18

Shin'ichirô Miki, Pokemon: Power of One

1968-06-21

Rachel Power, Crow Stone

1968-12-04

Scott Christian Sava, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

1969-01-07

David Yost, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1969-04-20

Rayne, Witching Power

1969-12-23

Martha Byrne, Anna to the Infinite Power

1969-12-27

Kahlil G. Sabbagh, Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

1970-04-12

Bill Teisher, Portraits of Presidents: Presidents of a World Power (1901-)

1970-06-01

Paul Schrier, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1970-10-06

Amy Jo Johnson, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1970-9-21

Samantha Power, No End in Sight

1970-9-29

Koichi Sakamoto, Power Rangers DinoThunder

1971-01-02

Christian Kreß, Die Power-Paula

1971-01-15

Gene Grillo, The Jimmy Timmy Power Hour 2: When Nerds Collide

1971-01-17

Katerina Taxia, Cleopatra: The First Woman of Power

1971-01-30

Lizzie Grubman, PoweR Girls

1971-02-25

David Paschich, A Lower Power

1971-05-05

Michael Alaimo, Power of Attorney

1971-08-14

Andria Litto, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

1972-01-21

Cat Power (Chan Marshall), American musician

1972-01-21

Cat Power, Boyhood

1972-04-04

Will Hess, With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story

1972-9-08

Tomokazu Seki, Pokemon: Power of One

1972-9-25

Danny Payte, Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

1973-02-10

Martha Lane Fox, Dot Everyone - Power, the Internet and You

1973-06-22

Tiffany Vollmer, Dragon Ball: The Path to Power

1973-12-03

Letizia Bruni, Private Black Label 36: Private Chateau - The Struggle for Power

1973-9-04

Jason David Frank, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1974-03-27

Jason Narvy, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1974-04-09

Samantha Weaver, Adventures of Power

1974-05-26

Zurab Kazishvili, Power Trip

1974-05-29

Steve Cardenas, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1974-08-27

Christopher J. Marcinko, Higher Power

1974-10-21

Nakia Burrise, Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

1974-11-20

Jason Faunt, Power Rangers Time Force - Quantum Ranger: Clash for Control

1975-04-28

Peta-Maree Rixon, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1975-08-21

Solomon, Black Power & White Surge

1975-09-28

Karan Ashley Jackson, Odessa Tx, actress (Aisha-Mighty Power Rangers)

1975-10-05

Valerie Vernon, Power Rangers Lost Galaxy: Return of the Magna Defender

1975-9-28

Karan Ashley, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1976-01-04

Mohammad Salamat, Shakthi: The Power

1976-01-06

Johnny Yong Bosch, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie

1976-01-22

Ian Power, The Runway

1976-07-04

Reggie Rolle, Power Rangers Lost Galaxy: Return of the Magna Defender

1976-11-13

Camilla Power, The Tournament

1977-01-03

Mayumi Iizuka, Pokemon: Power of One

1977-02-17

Scott Waites, The Power of Darts

1977-03-23

Mike Kartman, Power 98

1977-07-11

Benji Rountree, Will to Power

1977-12-25

Doug Marshall, The Haunted Mouth & the Power to Serve/Fahrenheit Cine-A-Sorrow

1978-02-10

Slava Petrovich, Moscow: The Power of Submission

1978-04-01

Kyle Sorrell, Star Power

1978-04-28

Dave Power, U-571

1978-05-27

Will Durghalli, Adventures of Power

1978-11-06

John Kashmer, PWU Power Surge TV

1979-02-18

Shannon Power, Creep

1979-03-05

Kamera Walton, Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue: Neptune's Daughter

1979-03-13

Shad Kanyak, The Art of Power

1979-03-20

Patrick J. Maxwell, Max & Paddy's The Power of Two

1979-03-30

Aidan Power, Zig and Zag's Super Festive Bloopers

1979-05-16

Syren Smiles, Star Power

1980-03-04

Silvana Bayer, The Power Over Men

1980-05-22

Rhett Fisher, Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue - Titanium Ranger: Curse of the Cobra

1980-10-12

Claudia Jamsson, Private Black Label 26: Faust Power of Sex

1981-02-06

Francisca Urio, Mottoshow #3 - Power of Love

1981-02-13

Gillian Leigh, Power Corps.

1981-03-01

Will Power, Australian racing driver

1981-06-25

Ross Power, Door Out of the Dark

1981-07-15

Pisa Tinoisamoa, Polynesian Power

1981-11-20

Rodrigo Nicolau, Power of the Mind

1981-11-24

Julie Bates Jones, Carlito's Way: Rise to Power

1981-9-15

Mia Stone, Private Black Label 26: Faust Power of Sex

1982-11-12

Sibylla Deen, Part One: Power

1982-9-06

Derek Power, The Key and the Frame

1982-9-12

Abraham Neme, Gimme the Power

1983-04-06

James Wade, The Power of Darts

1984-01-20

Geeta Pereira, The Joe Health Power Show

1984-01-30

Chad Power, 3 Ninjas

1984-04-14

Adrian Emmanuel, A Lower Power

1984-08-19

Nick Raynes, Carlito's Way: Rise to Power

1985-01-25

Tina Karol, The Power of Love and the Voice

1985-05-08

Garrett Greer, The Power of Madonna

1985-08-01

Melissa Keenan, With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story

1985-10-18

Dylan Copp, Vito Power

1985-12-03

Alejandro Quintana, Star Power

1986-02-15

Amber Riley, The Power of Madonna

1986-04-28

Jenna Ushkowitz, The Power of Madonna

1986-05-03

Jesse Wilson, With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story

1986-05-27

Alisha King, Spring Break 05: The Power of Suggestion

1986-06-18

Aubrey Banks, Teen Power! 18

1986-06-30

Nicholas Burger, Power Tie

1986-10-13

Jesse Dean, LeLe: Power

1986-12-25

Kyly Power, Living the American Nightmare

1986-9-29

Robert Taylor Higgins, Power of Pearl

1987-06-01

Romina Carrisi-Power, The Past Is a Foreign Land

1987-9-22

Brittany Konarzewski, Mega Borg Power

1988-01-20

Denisse Lara, Pokemon: Power of One

1988-06-18

Mark Allen Jr., Power Rangers Super Megaforce

1988-06-21

Julia Falke, Mottoshow #3 - Power of Love

1988-10-05

Cornelius Lehmann, In the Shadow of Power

1988-11-02

Jeff, Louis XI: Shattered Power

1988-12-24

Amy Scarlata, With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story

1989-01-23

Dylan Riley, Not the Bradys XXX: Pussy Power!

1990-07-18

Chad Suros, Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue - Titanium Ranger: Curse of the Cobra

1990-11-23

Amia Miley, Power/Rangers

1991-12-01

Henry D. Power, Monozygotic

1992-03-22

Kainoa Kilcher, The Power of Few

1992-05-02

Saul Bragman, Networks of Power

1994-07-25

Delphine Mesas, Kid Power

1994-11-24

Shae Summers, Pussy Power

1997-06-18

Lindsay Griffin, Crickett and the Little Girl Power: The Movie

1999-02-06

Maeve Power, Missing William

2000-12-24

Ethan Bortnick, Ethan Bortnick Live in Concert: The Power of Music

2001-01-30

Aurélien Du Mur, Kid Power

Power - Notable Weddings

Charles BarkleyFeb 9, 1989

Power - Weddings
Date Event
1958-05-07

"The Mark of Zorro" actor Tyrone Power (44) weds Debbie Ann Minardos

1989-02-09

NBA power forward Charles Barkley (26) weds legal aide Maureen Blumhardt in Elkton, Maryland

Power - Deaths
Date Event
1826-07-04

Thomas Jefferson, Rome: Power & Glory

1900-05-31

John Power, Irish baronet/whiskey manufacturer, dies in battle

1915-10-15

Paul Scheerbart, Power

1923-02-18

Joseph Herbert, The Dormant Power

1931-12-23

Tyrone Power Sr., The Big Trail

1931-12-30

Tyrone Power Sr, actor (Big Trial, Test of Donald Norton), dies at 62

1935-06-20

Harrison Wiley, The Power of the Press

1936-02-19

Billy Mitchell, Victory Through Air Power

1944-01-27

Mildred Holland, The Power Behind the Throne

1946-01-08

Frank Fanning, The Power of the Press

1947-08-23

Hasmik Agopyan, The Power of Evil

1948-03-08

J.E. Grinstead, Sunset of Power

1948-04-05

William Bodie, The Power of a Hymn

1949-02-17

John Herdman, The Power of Love

1949-04-10

Fred Thompson, The Power of the Press

1951-09-25

John Power, The Moonstone

1954-05-03

Aku Peltonen, Passionate Power

1957-03-07

Howard Swigett, The Power and the Prize

1958-11-15

Tyrone Power, actor (Mark of Zorro), dies of a heart attack at 44

1958-11-15

Tyrone Power, Witness for the Prosecution

1959-09-29

Mrs. Tyrone Power, The Planter

1962-03-20

C Wright Mills, US sociologist (Power Elite), dies at 45

1963-04-11

Nat G. Deverich, The Power of Love

1968-05-01

George Atkinson, The Conquering Power

1968-09-24

Robert Arthur Ley, sci-fi author (Telepath, Power of X), dies at 47

1970-12-06

Thomas S Power, USAF-gen (Raid on Tokyo-March 1945), dies at 65

1975-01-25

Vivien Kellems, TV hostess (The Power of Women), dies at 78

1976-05-08

Frank Smith, Air Power

1977-03-10

E Power Biggs, English organist/composer (CBS), dies at 70

1985-08-24

Paul Creston, Air Power

1987-03-26

Glenn Kezer, Power

1987-12-22

Alice Terry, The Conquering Power

1990-02-22

Arthur H. Nadel, The Kid Super Power Hour with Shazam!

1991-06-16

Vicky Brown, US singer (Power of Love), dies

1993-07-05

Harrison Salisbury, Portraits of Power: Winston Churchill, Part I

1993-12-24

Norman Vincent Peale, rev (Power of Positive Thinking), dies at 95

1994-02-23

Stuart Berger, doctor (Immune Power Diet), dies from obesity at 40

1994-07-20

Mildred Ames, Anna to the Infinite Power

1996-05-21

Lash La Rue, The Dark Power

1997-06-22

Gérard Pelletier, The Champions, Part 2: Trappings of Power

1998-01-28

Marion Keller, Skirt Power

1998-12-05

Albert Gore Sr., Public Power vs. Private Power

1999-01-17

Joe Sonessa, The Power of the Resurrection

1999-03-06

Alfred Denning, Misuse of Power

1999-06-27

Anne Power, Where Are My Children?

1999-07-16

Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

1999-08-28

Grete Winton, The Power of Good: Nicholas Winton

2000-12-21

Tom Yohe, Drawing Power

2001-01-24

Phillip Trent, The Power and the Glory

2001-12-22

Mary Wynn, The Power Divine

2002-05-08

Boyce McDaniel, Ultimate Power

2002-08-14

Paul Holman, The Dark Power

2003-08-14

Brett Cipes, The Power of Evil

2003-10-30

Walter Trohan, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

2003-11-12

Tony Thompson, American drummer (Chic, Power Station) (b. 1954)

2004-02-08

Julius Schwartz, The Power Pirate

2004-04-21

Mary McGrory, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

2004-07-19

Evie Wynn Johnson, Tyrone Power: The Last Idol

2004-09-12

James David Barber, Portraits of Presidents: Presidents of a World Power (1901-)

2005-03-02

Tillie Fowler, Women and Power in the Senate

2005-11-21

Hugh Sidey, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

2005-11-29

Vic Power, 1956 MLB All-Star Game

2006-12-11

Elisabeth Müller, The Power and the Prize

2007-05-15

Jerry Falwell, Why Won't They Listen?: The Power of Creation Evangelism

2008-08-11

Bill Cotton, Knowledge Itself Is Power

2008-09-29

Elinor Guggenheimer, Ultimate Power

2008-12-30

Richard Genelle, Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie

2009-06-02

Cullen Johnson, The Power and the Glory

2009-10-09

Jules Power, Mr. Wizard

2010-02-26

Marilyn Gittell, Eyes on the Prize II (Parts III & IV): Power!/The Promised Land

2010-03-14

Carmen Capalbo, The Power and the Glory

2010-07-15

James Akins, Power to the Producers

2010-09-04

John Gouriet, Path to Power

2010-12-24

Philip Burton Jr., The Power Game

2011-12-25

Ann Power, Ship of Fools World Premiere Party

2012-11-22

Bryce Courtenay, The Power of One

2013-01-16

Ralph Martin, The Kennedys: The Curse of Power

2013-07-09

Toshi Seeger, Pete Seeger: The Power of Song

2013-08-07

Elisabeth Maxwell, The Power of Good: Nicholas Winton

2014-01-25

Morrie Turner, Kid Power

2014-02-19

Duffy Power, Dickie Pride: Pride Without Prejudice

2014-05-04

Dick Ayers, With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story

2014-06-26

Howard Baker, The Balance of Power

2014-09-20

Mary Lea Bandy, Without Lying Down: Frances Marion and the Power of Women in Hollywood

2014-10-09

Sydney Chapman, The Politics of Power

2014-10-20

John Hoskyns, Path to Power

2015-08-28

Teresa Gorman, Path to Power


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