Borglum
biographical name (John) Gutzon (de la Mothe) 1867-1941 American sculptor

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  • Børglum — is a Danish village in Hjørring municipality, Region Nordjylland (until December 31, 2006; Løkken Vrå municipality, North Jutland County).HistoryBørglum was the site of a royal gård from at least 1000. This was later converted for use as a… …   Wikipedia

  • Borglum — can refer to:* Børglum, a Danish village in Northern Jutland, formerly the location of a Catholic bishopric. * either of two sculptor brothers: **Gutzon Borglum, sculptor of Mount Rushmore **Solon Borglum *A few families also exist of this name …   Wikipedia

  • Borglum —   [ bɔːgləm], Gutzon, eigentlich John Borglum de la Mothe [ dəla mɔt], amerikanischer Bildhauer, * Bear Lake (Idaho) 25. 3. 1867, ✝ Chicago (Illinois) 6. 3. 1941; studierte Bildhauerei in Paris. Sein Hauptwerk sind die monumentalen, aus den… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Börglum — Börglum, 1) Herred von 10 QM. u. 10,000 Ew. im Amte Hiörring des dänischen Stifts Aalborg; 2) Kirchspiel daselbst mit dem Rittersitze Börglumkloster, war vor der Reformation Sitz eines Bisthums; 1537 säcularisirt …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Borglum — Borglum, Jean Gutzon de la Motte …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Borglum — [bôr′gləm] (John) Gutzon [gut′sən] 1871 1941; U.S. sculptor and painter …   English World dictionary

  • Borglum — Gutzon Borglum, 1925 John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum (* 25. März 1867 in Bear Lake, Idaho; † 6. März 1941 in Chicago, Illinois) war ein US amerikanischer Bildhauer. Leben Borglum war der Sohn eines dänischen Einwanderers, der hauptsächlich als …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Borglum — /bawr gleuhm/, n. John Gutzon /gut seuhn/, 1867 1941, and his brother Solon Hannibal, 1868 1922, U.S. sculptors. * * * …   Universalium

  • Borglum — Bor•glum [[t]ˈbɔr gləm[/t]] n. big John Gutzon, 1867–1941, U.S. sculptor …   From formal English to slang

  • Borglum — /ˈbɔgləm/ (say bawgluhm) noun (John) Gutzon /ˈgʌtsən/ (say gutsuhn), 1867–1941, US sculptor and painter; famous for the Mount Rushmore National Memorial …   Australian English dictionary

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