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I. biographical name Adam Clayton 1908-1972 American clergyman & politician II. biographical name Anthony 1905-2000 English writer III. biographical name Cecil Frank 1903-1969 British physicist IV. biographical name Colin Luther 1937- American general; United States secretary of state (2001- ) V. biographical name John Wesley 1834-1902 American geologist & explorer VI. biographical name Lewis Franklin 1907-1998 American jurist VII. biographical name Michael Latham 1905-1990 British filmmaker

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  • Powell — steht für: Powell (Familienname), der Familienname Powell Lake Powell Powell County Powell ist der Name folgender Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Powell (Alabama) Powell (Missouri) Powell (Ohio) Powell (Ort, South Dakota) Powell (Township, South …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Powell — may refer to:Companies* Powell s Books, the largest independent seller of new and used books in the world * Powell Motor Company, a defunct American motor vehicle company * Powell Peralta, a skateboard company, that changed its name to Powell… …   Wikipedia

  • Powell — Powell, Cecil Frank Powell, Colin Luther * * * (as used in expressions) Baden Powell (de Gilwell), Robert Stephenson Smyth, 1 barón Hubble, Edwin P(owell) Lear, William Powell Powell, Adam Clayton, Jr. Powell, Anthony (Dymoke) Powell, Bud Earl… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Powell — Powell, WY U.S. city in Wyoming Population (2000): 5373 Housing Units (2000): 2249 Land area (2000): 3.725312 sq. miles (9.648514 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.725312 sq. miles (9.648514 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Powell —   [ paʊəl],    1) Anthony Dymoke, englischer Schriftsteller, * London 21. 12. 1905; schrieb satirische Gesellschaftsromane (»Afternoon men«, 1931, über das Umfeld der Bloomsbury group; »Venusberg«, 1932). 1951 75 erschien sein nach einem Gemälde… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Powell — Il peut s agir d un nom gallois, forme réduite de ap (préfixe de filiation à rapprocher du breton ab) Hywel, nom de personne qui signifie élevé, éminent et qui a donné le patronyme Howell. En Angleterre, Powell est plutôt une variante du prénom… …   Noms de famille

  • Powell — (spr. pāūel), John Wesley, Geolog und Ethnolog, geb. 24. März 1834 in Mount Morris (New York), gest. 23. Sept. 1902 in Haven, besuchte das Oberlin College in Oberlin (Ohio) und wurde Professor der Geologie an der Wesleyan University, später an… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Powell — (izg. pàuel) DEFINICIJA 1. Bud (1924 1966), američki jazz pijanist, postavio osnove modernog sinkopiranog pijanističkog fraziranja 2. Cecil Frank (1903 1969), engleski nuklearni fizičar, za razvoj fotografske metode proučavanja nuklearnih… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Powell — [pou′əl; ] for 1 [ pō′əl] 1. Anthony (Dymoke) 1905 2000; Eng. novelist 2. Cecil Frank 1903 69; Brit. physicist 3. John Wesley 1834 1902; U.S. explorer & geologist 4. Lewis Franklin, Jr. 1907 98; associate justice, U.S. Supreme Court (1972 87) …   English World dictionary

  • Powell — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Musique Powell est un groupe d indie rock originaire du Mans. Patronymes Classement par ordre alphabétique du prénom Asafa Powell, (1982 ), athlète… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Powell — /pow euhl/ for 1, 4, 5; /poh euhl, pow / for 2, 3, n. 1. Adam Clayton, Jr., 1908 72, U.S. clergyman, politician, and civil rights leader: congressman 1945 67, 1969 71. 2. Anthony, born 1905, English author. 3. Cecil Frank, 1903 69, English… …   Universalium

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