Reagan
biographical name Ronald Wilson 1911- American actor & politician; 40th president of the United States (1981-89) • Reaganesque adjective

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  • Reagan — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Ronald Reagan (1911–2004), 40. Präsident der USA Ronald Prescott Reagan (* 1958), US amerikanischer Journalist und Sohn von Ronald Reagan John Henninger Reagan (1818–1905), US amerikanischer Politiker… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Reagan —   [ regən], Ronald Wilson, 40. Präsident der USA (1981 89), * Tampico (Illinois) 6. 2. 1911; zunächst Radioreporter, ab 1937 Filmschauspieler (Mitwirkung an mehr als 50 Filmen); 1947 52 und 1959/60 Präsident der Gewerkschaft der Filmschaffenden… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Reagan — Reagan, Ron|ald (1911 ) a US politician in the ↑Republican Party who was President of the US from 1981 to 1989. He reduced taxes, increased military spending, and improved the US s political relationship with the USSR by meeting President… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Reagan — surname, from Ir. riagan, lit. little king. Reaganism first recorded 1966, in ref. to policies of Ronald W. Reagan (1911 2004), U.S. governor of California 1967 75, U.S. president 1981 89 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Reagan — Reagan, Ronald Wilson …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Reagan — (Ronald Wilson) (né en 1911) acteur de cinéma puis homme politique américain; gouverneur (républicain) de la Californie de 1967 à 1975, puis président des États Unis de 1981 à 1988. Il a remis en cause le Welfare State ( état providence ), et, à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Reagan — (izg. réigan/ob. règan), Ronald Wilson (1911) DEFINICIJA američki političar i državnik, republikanac, predsjednik SAD a 1981 1989 …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Reagan — [rā′gən] Ronald (Wilson) 1911 2004; 40th president of the U.S. (1981 89) …   English World dictionary

  • Reagan — Ronald Reagan Pour les articles homonymes, voir Ronald Reagan (homonymie). Ronald Reagan …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Reagan — noun 40th President of the United States (1911 2004) • Syn: ↑Ronald Reagan, ↑Ronald Wilson Reagan, ↑President Reagan • Instance Hypernyms: ↑President of the United States, ↑United States President, ↑President, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Reagan — This interesting surname is Irish. It derives from O Riagain, composed of the elements O , meaning male descendant of, and the personal name Riagan, from riodhgach , meaning impulsive. This is a widespread name which came, not from one ancestor,… …   Surnames reference

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