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863 a.k.a. Jorge Luis Borges: Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges KBE, was an Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator, and a key figure in Spanish language literature. His work embraces the "character of unreality in all literature". His best-known books, Ficciones and The Aleph, published in the 1940s, are compilations of short stories interconnected by common themes, including dreams, labyrinths, libraries, mirrors, fictional writers, philosophy, and religion.

  • also known as Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges Acevedo, Jorge Luís Borges, J.L. Borges, Jorge Francisco Isidoro Luis Borges, Alex Ander, Benjamín Beltran, Andrés Corthis, Pascual Güida, Bernardo Haedo, José Tuntar, Junto a Bioy Casares, Honorio Bustos Domecq, Benito Suárez Lynch, H. Bustos Domecq, JL Borges
  • born on (115 years ago) in Buenos Aires, child of Leonor Acevedo Suárez and Jorge Guilhermo Borges
  • ethnicity: Criollo people, Argentines
  • nationality: Argentina
  • profession: Critic, poet, writer, librarian, novelist, screenwriter, essayist, translator, author
  • died on (29 years ago) in Geneva of liver tumour
  • buried in Cimetière des Rois
  • read more about Jorge Luis Borges (novelist)


"863" a.k.a. "When Worlds Collide" is a 1933 science fiction novel co-written by Philip Wylie and Edwin Balmer; they both also co-authored the sequel After Worlds Collide. It was first published as a six-part monthly serial in Blue Book magazine, illustrated by Joseph Franké.

  • language: English Language
  • authors: Edwin Balmer & Philip Wylie
  • genres: Science Fiction, Speculative fiction
  • subjects: Disaster, Impact event, Popular literature
  • copyright: 1933
  • released in (82 years ago)


  1. 863 a.k.a. Lipoamide is a trivial name for 6,8-dithiooctanoic amide. It is 6,8-dithiooctanoic acid's functional form where the carboxyl group is attached to protein by an amide linkage. Sometimes lipoamide is used to refer to protein bound lipoic acid, but this can be misleading as this is technically incorrect. Lipoyl-protein or lipoyl-domain are better terms to refer to protein bound lipoic acid.
    • also known as 5-(1,2-dithiolan-3-yl)-pentanamide, DL-lipoamide, Thioctic acid amide
  2. 863 a.k.a. A Flame in the Wind is an American soap opera that aired on ABC Daytime from December 28, 1964 to December 16, 1966. It was created by Raphael Hayes, co-author of the Cannes Film Festival winner One Potato, Two Potato and Joseph Hardy, producer of the soap opera Love of Life. It was videotaped live daily at ABC's Manhattan studios at 121 W 68th St, New York City.
  3. 863 is a text encoding.
  4. 863 a.k.a. The Lucy Show - Season 5 is a tv season.
  5. 863 a.k.a. core-binding factor, runt domain, alpha subunit 2; translocated to, 3 is a gene.
    • also known as MTG8-related gene 2, myeloid translocation gene on chromosome 16, myeloid translocation gene-related protein 2

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