Breckinridge
biographical name John Cabell 1821-1875 American politician; vice president of the United States (1857-61)

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  • Breckinridge — (spr. bréckinriddsch), John Cabell, amerikan. Staatsmann, geb. 21. Jan. 1821 in Lexington (Kentucky), gest. daselbst 17. Mai 1875, studierte die Rechte, ward Mitglied der Legislatur von Kentucky, 1852 Mitglied des Kongresses, wo er sich der… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Breckinridge — [brek′in rij΄] John Cabell 1821 75; vice president of the U.S. (1857 61); Confederate general …   English World dictionary

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  • Breckinridge — /brek euhn rij /, n. John Cabell, 1821 75, vice president of the U.S. 1857 61: Confederate general in the American Civil War. * * * …   Universalium

  • Breckinridge — Breck•in•ridge [[t]ˈbrɛk ənˌrɪdʒ[/t]] n. big John Cabell, 1821–75, vice president of the U.S. 1857–61; Confederate general …   From formal English to slang

  • Breckinridge — /brek euhn rij /, n. John Cabell, 1821 75, vice president of the U.S. 1857 61: Confederate general in the American Civil War …   Useful english dictionary

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