https://flic.kr/p/WP7WKM | Igor Sikorsky and "Ilya Muromets" | Игорь Сикорский и "Илья Муромец" | The Ilya Muromets (Sikorsky S-22) was designed and constructed by Igor Sikorsky at the Russo-Baltic Railcar Factory (RBVZ) in Riga in 1913. It was based on his earlier S-21 Le Grand Baltique (later renamed Russky Vityaz i.e. Russian Knight) which had played an important role in the development of Russian aviation and the multi-engine aircraft design all over the world.
Nike. Nike's mission is:"To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete in the world. If you have a body, you are an athlete." Company history Nike was originally known as Blue Ribbon Sports, founded in 1964 by Phillip Knight, a University of Oregon track athlete, and his coach Bill Bowerman.
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Spain / Battles, Knights - Vasco Núñez de Balboa (c. 1475 – 1519) was a Spanish explorer, governor, and conquistador. He is best known for having crossed the Isthmus of Panama to the Pacific Ocean in 1513, becoming the first European to lead an expedition to have seen or reached the Pacific from the New World. In 1520, Ferdinand Magellan renamed the sea the Pacific Ocean because of its calm waters.
Elihu Yale (April 5, 1649 - July 8, 1721) was born in Boston (moving back to Wales in 1652) to David Yale (1613-1690) and Ursula Knight (1624-1698). Elihu was a Welsh Merchant, Philanthropist, Governor of the East India Co. settled at Madras;also President of Fort George in Madras (1684-1685). In 1718, he became benefactor of Collegiate School of Connecticut in New Haven, later renamed Yale College in his honor.