Acheson
biographical name Dean Gooderham 1893-1971 American statesman

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  • Acheson — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Archibald Acheson (1776–1849), britischer Politiker Dean Acheson (1893–1971), US amerikanischer Außenminister Edward Goodrich Acheson (1856–1931), US amerikanischer Chemiker James Acheson (* 1946),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Acheson — may refer to:*Acheson, Alberta, a town in Alberta, Canada *Acheson (surname), people with the surname Acheson *Acheson Irvine (1837 1916), Canadian policeman *Dean Acheson (1893 1971), American statesman …   Wikipedia

  • Acheson —   [ ætʃɪsn],    1) Dean Gooderham, amerikanischer Politiker (Demokratische Partei), * Middletown (Conneticut) 11. 4. 1893, ✝ Sandy Spring (Maryland) 12. 10. 1971; Rechtsanwalt, wurde 1941 von Präsident F. D. Roosevelt ins State Department berufen …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Acheson — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Acheson peut faire référence à : Archibald Acheson (1776 1849), un gouverneur du Canada ; Kenny Acheson (1957 ), un ancien pilote britannique de …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Acheson — (as used in expressions) Acheson, Dean (Gooderham) Acheson, Edward Goodrich Wallace, (William Roy) DeWitt y Lila Acheson Lila Acheson Wallace Lila Bell Acheson …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Acheson — /ach euh seuhn/, n. 1. Dean (Gooderham) /good euhr ham , euhm/, 1893 1971, U.S. statesman: Secretary of State 1949 53. 2. Edward Goodrich /good rich/, 1856 1931, U.S. chemist. * * * (as used in expressions) Acheson Dean Gooderham Acheson Edward… …   Universalium

  • Acheson — noun United States statesman who promoted the Marshall Plan and helped establish NATO (1893 1971) • Syn: ↑Dean Acheson, ↑Dean Gooderham Acheson • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader * * * achison, acheson (Scotch coin). See …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acheson — This famous surname is regarded as being of Anglo Scottish origins, although with Norman antecedents. Found in the spellings of Atkinson, Aitchison, Acheson, Aicheson, and Aitcheson, it is as a patronymic form of the medieval male given name… …   Surnames reference

  • Acheson — Ach•e•son [[t]ˈætʃ ə sən[/t]] n. big Dean (Gooderham), 1893–1971, U.S. statesman: Secretary of State 1949–53 …   From formal English to slang

  • Acheson — /ˈætʃəsən/ (say achuhsuhn) noun Dean, 1893–1971, US secretary of state; instrumental in the formation of NATO …   Australian English dictionary

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