Stamps on Claus Stauffenberg and Helmut Moltke  – Germany – 2007.

Stamps on Claus Stauffenberg and Helmut Moltke  – Germany – 2007.

Germany has issued a 55c  stamp on 100th Birth Anniversary of Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg and Helmuth James Graf von Moltke.

Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg (1907-1944) – He was a German Army officer who took part in the attack on Poland, invasion of Soviet Union and Tunisia during World War II. He was executed on 21 Jul 1944 after the failed plot of 20 Jul 1944 to overthrow Hitler.

Helmuth James Graf von Moltke (1907-1945) – German jurist and a founding member of  Kreisau Circle opposition Group. He opposed human rights violations in German-occupied territories during WorldWar II and Hitler. He was arrested in 1944 and executed on 23 Jan 1945 in Berlin.

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

GERMANY PERSONALITIES
GERMANY 2007 – STAUFFENBERG AND MOLTKE .
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University of Iceland – Imperf Miniature Sheet Iceland 1961.

University of Iceland – Imperf Miniature Sheet Iceland 1961.

Iceland issued an Imperforate miniature sheet on 06 Oct 1961 to mark 50th Anniversary of University of Iceland. The sheet contains three stamps.

1 Kr – Benedikt Sveinsson (1877-1954) – Politician, Editor, Librarian and Banker.

1.40 Kr- Bjorn M Oslen ( 1850-1919) – Scholar and Politician. He was the First rector of the University of Iceland and a Professor of Icelandic Language and Culture there.

10 Kr – University – The University Building at Haskoli Islands.

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ICELAND MS 1961- UNIVERSITY of ICELAND

First Day Covers India 2018 – Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna

First Day Covers India 2018 – Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna

Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna was born on 25 April 1919 in Pauri Garhwal (now Uttarakhand). He was an Alumni of Allahabad University. A Politician he was a member of Indian National Congress and 9th ChiefMinister of Uttar Pradesh. He died on 17 Mar 1989.

A Stamp was issued on 25 Apr 2018 in his memory to commemorate Centenary of his birth. A FDC is listed.

INDIA FDC 2018 BAHUGUNA
INDIA FDC 2018 – H N BAHUGUNA

Stamps on Friedrich Von Schmidt – Austria 1991

Stamps on Friedrich Von Schmidt – Austria 1991

Austria issued a stamp on Friedrich Von Schmidt (22 Oct 1825 -23 Jan 1891). He was an Architect who was born in Stuttgart. He built the Church of Saint Lazarus in Vienna and was involved in the restoration of Cathedral ofSaint Ambrogio & St Stephen’s Church in Vienna among other works. He designed the Town Hall or Rathaus Vienna.

Austria issued a stamp on 21 Jan 1991 to mark his 100th Death Anniversary . The Stamp features the Vienna Town Hall. A FDC is listed.

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AUSTRIA FDC 1991 – FRIED VON SCHMIDT ARCHITECT

First Day Covers India 2018 – Damodar Hari Chapekar

First Day Covers India 2018 – Damodar Hari Chapekar

India Post issued a postage stamp in the denomination of rupees five  on 08 Jul 2018 on  Damodar Hari Chapekar (1870-1898). The Chapekar brothers belonged to Chinchwad near Pune and were revolutionaries who were hanged by Colonial rulers for their role in assassination of the Plague Commissioner of Pune . The People were upset with the oppressive measures taken by Colonial rulers.

A FDC with stamps is listed.

FDC INDIA 2018 DAMODAR HARI CHAPEKAR
FDC INDIA 2018 DAMODAR HARI CHAPEKAR

First Day Covers India 2018 – C Kesavan

First Day Covers India 2018 – C Kesavan

India Post issued a postage stamp in the denomination of rupees five  on 23 May 2018 on C Kesavan (1891-1969) who was Chief Minister of Travancore -Cochin during 1950-52 . A FDC with stamps is listed.

FDC IND 2018 KESAVAN
FDC INDIA 2018 C KESAVAN

 

100th Birth Anniversary John F Kennedy – Stamps of USA 2017.

100th Birth Anniversary John F Kennedy – Stamps of USA 2017.

United States issued a stamp on 20 Feb 2017 to mark the 100th Birth Anniversary of its 35th President John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917-1963). He was the youngest at 43 to be elected as President of USA.The stamp features a photograph taken by Ted Spiegel of Kennedy campaigning for President in Seattle ,Washington in 1960.

It is FOREVER stamp available in sheet of 12 and equal in value to current first class mail for one ounce .

JOHN  F KENNEDY
STAMP ON JOHN F KENNEDY -USA 35TH PRESIDENT