Truman
biographical name Harry S. 1884-1972 33d president of the United States (1945-53)

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  • Truman — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Bess Truman (1885–1982), US amerikanische First Lady Christine Truman (* 1941), britische Tennisspielerin Harry R. Truman (1896–1980), US amerikanischer Gastwirt, der beim Ausbruch des Mount St. Helens… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Truman —   [ truːmən], Harry S., 33. Präsident der USA (1945 53), * Lamar (Missouri) 8. 5. 1884, ✝ Kansas City (Missouri) 26. 12. 1972; übte verschiedene berufliche Tätigkeiten aus (u. a. Bankangestellter), bewirtschaftete 1906 17 die Farm der Familie;… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Truman — Truman, Harry S. * * * (as used in expressions) Capote, Truman Truman Streckfus Persons Truman, doctrina Truman, Harry S …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Truman — Truman, MN U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 1259 Housing Units (2000): 542 Land area (2000): 1.085269 sq. miles (2.810833 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.085269 sq. miles (2.810833 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Truman — m English: in the main, a transferred use of the surname. This is in part of English origin, representing a nickname derived from Old English trēowe true, trusty + mann man, but in America it is more commonly an Anglicized version of the German… …   First names dictionary

  • Truman — (izg. trȕman), Harry (1884 1972) DEFINICIJA američki predsjednik (1945 1953); dovršio 2. svjetski rat naredbom o bacanju atomskih bombi na Hiroshimu i Nagasaki; odlučno se suprotstavio poslijeratnom širenju komunizma (»Trumanova doktrina«) i… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Truman — (Harry) (1884 1972) homme politique américain. Président démocrate des È. U. en avr. 1945 (à la mort de Roosevelt, dont il était le vice président), il utilisa la bombe atomique contre le Japon (août 1945). élu en 1948, il se montra ferme à l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Truman — Variante de l anglais Trueman, qui a désigné un homme fidèle, loyal (souvent utilisé comme prénom) …   Noms de famille

  • Truman — surname, attested by 1215, literally faithful man, trusty man …   Etymology dictionary

  • Truman — [tro͞o′mən] Harry S 1884 1972; 33d president of the U.S. (1945 53) …   English World dictionary

  • Truman — People with the surname Truman= The surname Truman is usually English in origin. The name can be traced back to the Devon region of England. In some cases it might refer to the German form Trumann.:See Truman (surname), Harry Truman… …   Wikipedia

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