A Living

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…Šumauskas received only primary education and earned a living working at a printing press. He joined the Lithuanian Communist Party in 1924. For his communist activities he was jailed in 1929, served a six-year sentence from 1931 to 1937,…

… small pension at a time when there was limited opportunity to exhibit and earn a living from art. Šulentić devoted his time to painting, and in 1953 resumed his travels. By 1959, he began to receive recognition for his work in major…

Hòa Hảo sect. The name itself refers to the Thất Sơn range on the Vietnamese-Cambodian border, where Huyên, claimed to be a living Buddha.

…Éva Ruttkai (born Éva Russ) was born on 31 December 1927, in Budapest, as the sixth child (though only she, and her brothers Iván and Ottó reached adulthood). The family had hard time to make a living. The two brothers already worked as…

… of working class movement literature and fraternizing with Souvarine, a Russian anarchist and political émigré who has also come to Montsou to seek a living in the pits. Étienne’s simplistic understanding of socialist politics and their rousing effect on him are very reminiscent of the rebel Silvère in the first novel in the cycle, La Fortune des Rougon (1871).

Olsen, as a living character with her own subjectivity, as the similar exploitation by the existential aesthetic. From both himself and Regine, Kierkegaard take away the possibility of living a conventional normal life. While Regine, would…

Zumwalt began his acting career in 2004, playing a small role in the short film 16w. From then until 2008, he took small roles in low-budget films, television series and video game roles to make a living.

Zumbach was demobilised in October 1946 but continued to fly for a living. Under a Swiss passport, he flew contraband around Southern Europe and the Middle East.

Zorgey Ritoma is a large village situated in Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Gansu province, China.The population of around 1,500 is ethnically Tibetan. Most of the inhabitants raise cattle for a living.

… match that suited her beauty and brains. While he is on his way to Dubai in search of a living. And he has also provided the address and contact details of Zohabuddeen, in the letter.

Zhang travels to Taiyuan, where he makes a living giving tuition under the alias of Gong Ziqian (宫子迁). A decade later, he learns that all efforts to recapture him have been terminated, so he decides to head back home. An emotional Fang…

… monastery and killing the monks in a violent quarrel. He settles down in Cross Slope (十字坡; in present-day Fan County, Puyang, Henan) and robs unsuspecting travellers for a living. One day, he attempts to rob an old man but ends up being defeated by…

Zenon Bolesław Świętosławski (December 22, 1811, Warsaw – December 6, 1875, St Helier, Jersey) was a Polish emigre and socialist utopian, participant of the November Uprising in 1830. He earned a living as a printer.

Zelda: Sumner Kagan’s mother, who makes a living as a spirit guide.

Zeep the Living Sponge – A living bath sponge, campaigner for super-hero rights and fair pay. The character was originally created by DeStefano for Dial H for Hero.

Zappa attempted to earn a living as a musician and composer, and played different nightclub gigs, some with a new version of the Blackouts. Zappa’s earliest professional recordings, two soundtracks for the low-budget films The World’s…

Zak was a gifted athlete, but had little interest in playing baseball for a living. In the spring of 1941, he visited a high-school friend, Ed Sudol, who had been signed by the Tarboro Orioles of the Coastal Plain League. Sudol never made…

Yuyuko Saigyouji (Saigyōji Yuyuko) – Final boss, the ghostly princess of the netherworld pagoda, Hakugyokurō, who unwittingly lures her victims to their deaths. This ability of hers when she was still a living human caused her to…

Yung Le Ho, a white-haired Chinese man who lives in San Francisco. Although he was born in Nanking, he moved to India and finally to the United States. He understands Sanskrit and makes opium. He runs a bazaar for a living.

Yun was born to a prominent but impoverished family in Wujin, Jiangsu province. He excelled in his classes and was expected to enter into the civil service, but his family could not afford it. Instead, he devoted himself to art; as early as the age of eight he was composing poetry on lotus blossoms. In his early life, he made a living painting landscapes.

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