Gal Fridman is an Israeli windsurfer and Israel's only Olympic Gold Medalist. Fridman won a Bronze Medal in the Atlanta 1996 Summer Olympics, and his Gold Medal in the Athens 2004 Summer Olympics.
Galfred Francis Congreve was an amateur sportsman who played for Scotland in the second representative match against England in 1870.
Herman Potočnik was a Yugoslav Slovene rocket engineer and pioneer of astronautics. He is chiefly remembered for his work addressing the long-term human habitation of space.
Potočnik is seventh most frequent surname in Slovenia. It is most common in the northern and eastern regions of the country, while it is almost nonexistent in the west and south.
Galidor: Defenders of the Outer Dimension, sometimes shortened as Galidor, is a 2002 Canadian/American television series that ran on YTV in Canada and Fox Kids in the United States in 2002 with a total of 26 half-hour episodes. The series was created by Thomas W. Lynch, the creator of The Secret World of Alex Mack and The Journey of Allen Strange.
Gallid alphaherpesvirus 1 is a species of virus in the order Herpesvirales, family Herpesviridae, subfamily Alphaherpesvirinae, and genus Iltovirus. Originally recognised in chickens in the United States in 1926, this virus causes avian infectious laryngotracheitis (abbreviated as AILT, ILT, or LT), a potentially fatal, economically deleterious disease, widely recognised as one of the most contagious diseases in the poultry industry.
Galidiinae is a subfamily of carnivorans that is restricted to Madagascar and includes six species classified into four genera. Together with the three other species of indigenous Malagasy carnivorans, including the fossa, they are currently classified in the family Eupleridae within the suborder Feliformia.
The Galli-Bibiena family, or Galli da Bibiena , was a family of Italian artists of the 17th and 18th centuries, including: father, Giovanni Maria Galli da Bibiena (1625–1665) daughter Maria Oriana Galli Bibiena (1656–1749), Italian painter son Ferdinando Galli Bibiena (1656–1743), Italian architect/designer son Francesco Galli Bibiena (1659-1739), Italian architect grandson, Alessandro Galli Bibiena (1686–1748), architect/painter grandson, Giuseppe Galli Bibiena (1696–1757), Italian designer grandson, Antonio Galli Bibiena (1697–1774), Italian architect grandson, Giovanni Carlo Galli-Bibiena (1717-1760), architect/designer greatgrandson, Carlo Galli Bibiena (1728–1787), designer, son of Giuseppe Galli BibienaThe Galli-Bibiena family derives its name from the surname and birthplace of papa Giovanni Maria Galli (1625 - 21 June 1665), who was born at Bibbiena (Italy) outside Florence. Giovanni was a student of painting and assistant under Francesco Albani, being, evidently, adept at the depiction of water scenes.
Gali District is one of the districts of Abkhazia. Its capital is Gali, the town by the same name.
Galfridus Walpole was a Royal Navy officer, politician and postmaster general of the Kingdom of Great Britain. He lost his right arm after a naval battle against the French in Vado Bay, Italy, in 1711 and commanded ships for another nine years.
Galidesivir is an antiviral drug, an adenosine analog (a type of nucleoside analog). It is developed by BioCryst Pharmaceuticals with funding from NIAID, originally intended as a treatment for hepatitis C, but subsequently developed as a potential treatment for deadly filovirus infections such as Ebola virus disease and Marburg virus disease.
Gali-Dana Singer is a Russian and Hebrew poet, artist, photographer, and translator who was born in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. She studied at the Leningrad State Institute of Theatre, Music and Cinematography in her hometown for three years, before deciding to leave without obtaining a degree.