Juan Martin del Potro earned a straight-set victory to advance to R3 of the 2018 US Open, where he will face Fernando Verdasco. Match highlights: ...
Lu Jingjing is a Chinese professional tennis player. Jingjing has won one WTA doubles title, and four singles and 13 doubles titles on the ITF Women's Circuit.
Ludwig Joseph Brentano was an eminent German economist and social reformer.
Lujiazui , formerly known as Lokatse from its pronunciation in Shanghainese, is a locality in Shanghai, a peninsula formed by a bend in the Huangpu River.
Lujhu District is a suburban district of Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.
Lujo is a bisegmented RNA virus—a member of the family Arenaviridae—and a known cause of viral hemorrhagic fever in humans. Its name was suggested by the Special Pathogens Unit of the National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the National Health Laboratory Service (NICD-NHLS) by using the first two letters of the names of the cities involved in the 2008 outbreak of the disease, Lusaka (Zambia) and Johannesburg (Republic of South Africa).
Lujan–Fryns syndrome is an X-linked genetic disorder that causes mild to moderate intellectual disability and features described as Marfanoid habitus, referring to a group of physical characteristics similar to those found in Marfan syndrome. These features include a tall, thin stature and long, slender limbs.
Lu Jiaxi was a self-taught Chinese mathematician who made important contributions in combinatorial design theory. He was a high school physics teacher in a remote city and worked in his spare time on the problem of large sets of disjoint Steiner triple systems.
Lü Junchang was a Chinese palaeontologist and professor at the Institute of Geology, Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences. An expert on Mesozoic reptiles, he described and named dozens of dinosaur and pterosaur taxa including Tongtianlong, Qianzhousaurus, Heyuannia, Gannansaurus, Yunnanosaurus youngi, and Darwinopterus.
Lujza Blaha was a Hungarian actress and singer. She was known as "the nation's nightingale", an epithet given her by writer Mór Jókai.
Lucija Jakelić, known professionally as Lu Jakelić, is a Croatian singer and songwriter. She rose to fame by participating in HRT's music show A strana.
Laodicea on the Lycus (modern Turkish: Laodikeia) was an ancient city built on the river Lycus (Çürüksu). It was located in the Hellenistic regions of Caria and Lydia, which later became the Roman Province of Phrygia Pacatiana.
In Greek mythology, the name Laodamia referred to: Laodamia (or Hippodamia), daughter of Bellerophon and Philonoe, sister of Hippolochus and Isander and the mother of Sarpedon by Zeus. She was shot by Artemis (that is, died a sudden, instant death) one day when she was weaving.
Laodice I was a Greek noblewoman of Anatolia who was a close relative of the early Seleucid dynasty and was the first wife of the Seleucid Greek King Antiochus II Theos.