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   word for 'peace' is   
   word for 'peace' is   
   word for 'peace' is   
The First Consistently Inhabited Space Research Station
Mir holds the record for longest continuous human presence in space at eight days short of 10 years, and, through a number of collaborations, was made internationally accessible to cosmonauts and astronauts of many countries. The most notable of these, the Shuttle-Mir Program, saw American Space Shuttles visiting the station 11 times. Mir was assembled in orbit by successively connecting several modules, each launched separately from 1986 to 1996. Mir is a Russian word, meaning peace and world.
Bei Mir Bist Du Shayn
To Me You're Beautiful
   is the site of   
Mir Castle Complex
   has a motto   
Mir Wëlle Bleiwe Wat Mir Sinn
"We want to remain what we are"
Bei Mir Bist Du Schon
   was released by   
The Andrews Sisters
1938 - inducted in 1996
Mir Da Lad, Bol'shoy Klad
Peace is Great Treasure
English version: Plenty is no plague
Khudoi Mir Luchshe Dobroy Ssory.
Bad Peace is Better Than a Good Quarrel.
English version: A bad compromise is better than a good lawsuit.
Emir Sheik Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
   is Head of State of   
Since January 2016
The character Queen Elizabeth II was played by Helen Mirren
The Queen (2006)
Jammu and Kashmir
   is the capital of   
Srinagar (summer) and Jammu (winter)
Annus Mirabilis
Year of Wonders
Kazimir Malevich

Haymaking; 1930; Russian - Ukranian - Polish; Suprematism; Tretyakow State Gallery, Moscow, Russia; watercolor and gouache on paper; 86 x 66 cm
   is an official language of   
The United Arab Emirates
Nosferatu, the Vampire (1922)
   has the last line:   
“And at That Moment, As if by a Miracle, the Sick No Longer Died, and the Stifling Shadow of the Vampire Vanished With the Morning Sun.”
Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
   has the tagline   
Capture the Spirit of Christmas With This Timeless Classic!
The United Arab Emirates
   has the capital   
Abu Dhabi
The United Arab Emirates, UAE, had settlements as far back as the Late Stone Age (5500 BC). The first oil concessions were granted in 1939 but it was not until 14 years later that oil was discovered. Abu Dhabi began exporting crude oil in 1962 and with revenues growing steadily as oil production increased, became the richest emirate from being the poorest.
Smokey Robinson
The Miracles
Vladimir Prelog
   won for   
The Stereochemistry of Organic Molecules and Reactions
The Miracle Worker (1962)
   is a film about   
Helen Keller
Directed by Arthur Penn and starring Anne Bancroft who won an Oscar
   had the general   
Admiral Franz Von Hipper
Cmdr, High Seas Fleet
Agatha Christie
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
Based on the 1962 book 'The Mirror Crack'd From Side to Side'
   internet domain is used by   
United Arab Emirates
Laura Chinchilla Miranda

President of Costa Rica 2010 - 2014
   is situated in   
Louis Mountbatten
   was an   
1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma (1900-1979)
   is the site of   
White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
Vladimir Ilich Lenin

Chairman of the Council of People's Commissars of the Soviet Union, 1922-1924
Helen Mirren
   won the Golden Globe for   
The Queen
Best Actress - Drama, 2006
Bog, Wet Spongy Earth
President Vladimir Putin
   is Head of State of   
Since May 2012
   is the international car registration for   
United Arab Emirates
   is based in   
The United Arab Emirates
Joint national carrier.
   was spoken in   
Vladimir Ilich Lenin
   is/was the   
USSR Communist Party Leader
Miracle on 34th _____ (1947)
1947. Comedy drama. An old man hired as a dept store Santa claims to be the real Santa Claus which leads to a court case to determine his sanity and bona fides. Stars Edmund Gwen, Maureen O’Hara, John Payne and Natalie Wood in her first starring role.
Go E-L-M-I-R-A!
   is the fight song of   
Elmira College
Mama Africa
   is a nickname of   
Miriam Makeba
Christopher Columbus
   is featured in the biography   
Admiral of the Ocean Sea
Samuel Eliot Morison, 1942
Roger Vadim
   is the stage name of   
Roger Vladimir Plemiannikov
French director and journalist 1928-2000
Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Lolita (1997)
Based on the 1955 book
RSA Security
   was named after   
Ronald Rivest, Adi Shamir and Len Adleman.
From the first letters of the last names of founders
Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova
   was/were the first   
Woman in Space
   had the politician   
Vladimir Sukhomlinov
Minister of War
Wladimir Klitschko
   comes from   
   features the duet   
Mira, O Norma
Bellini opera; sung by Norma, a soprano and Adalgisa, a mezzo-soprano
Smokey Robinson and the Miracles
   released the single   
The Tracks of My Tears
1965; peaked at #16 on the Billboard Hot 100; included in the Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2007
Smokey Robinson
   has been a vocalist in   
The Miracles

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