Modjeska
biographical name Helena 1840-1909 American (Polish-born) actress

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  • Modjeska — can refer to: Drusilla Modjeska, a contemporary Australian writer and editor. Helena Modjeska, d.1909, Polish American actress. Named after her: Modjeska House, Modjeska Peak, Modjeska Canyon Modjeska Monteith Simkins, d. 1992, an African… …   Wikipedia

  • Modjeska — /maw jes keuh/, n. Helena /heuh lay neuh/, (Helena Opid Modrzejewska), 1840 1909, Polish actress, in U.S. after 1876. * * * …   Universalium

  • Modjeska — /moʊˈdʒɛskə/ (say moh jeskuh) noun Drusilla /druˈsɪlə/ (say drooh siluh), born 1946, Australian writer of fiction and biography, born in Britain; work includes Stravinsky s Lunch (1999) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Modjeska — /maw jes keuh/, n. Helena /heuh lay neuh/, (Helena Opid Modrzejewska), 1840 1909, Polish actress, in U.S. after 1876 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Modjeska House — U.S. National Register of Historic Places U.S. National Historic Landmark …   Wikipedia

  • Modjeska Monteith Simkins — Born Modjeska Monteith December 5, 1899(1899 12 05) Columbia, South Carolina Died April 5, 1992(1992 04 05) (aged 92) Co …   Wikipedia

  • Modjeska Monteith Simkins House — U.S. National Register of Historic Places …   Wikipedia

  • Modjeska Canyon, California — Modjeska Modjeska Canyon is an unincorporated area on the western slope of the Santa Ana Mountains in eastern Orange County, California. It is a rural community of several hundred residents, with a small park and a volunteer fire station …   Wikipedia

  • Modjeska Monteith Simkins House — in Columbia, South Carolina Das Modjeska Monteith Simkins House ist ein historisch bedeutendes Gebäude für die Amerikanische Bürgerrechtsbewegung. Das Haus, das Modjeska Monteith Simkins gehörte, befindet sich an der Marion Street 2025 in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Modjeska Peak — Modjeska seen from neighboring Santiago Peak. Elevation 5,496 ft (1,675 m)  …   Wikipedia

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