- The Four Hundred
The Four Hundred can refer to:
The Four Hundred (oligarchy)of ancient Athens.
social eliteof New York Cityin the late 19th Century; the term was coined by Ward McAllister.
The Four Hundred (Band)an indie rock band based out of Milwaukee, WI.
The Game's Four Hundred, a slogan used by "The Baseball Register", a play on New York's social elite.
*A series of
passenger trainservices offered by Chicago and North Western Railwaybeginning with the " Twin Cities 400" (originally named "The 400") in the Midwestern United States.
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(the) Four Hundred — the Four Hundred [the Four Hundred] the popular US name for members of high society in New York City. Other US cities also now use the expression. The origin of the term is thought to be a list of guests invited to a social event in New York City … Useful english dictionary
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The Four Hundred (oligarchy) — The Four Hundred (Greek: οἱ τετρακόσιοι) was a short lived oligarchic body that held power in Athens during the Peloponnesian War from June to September of 411 BC. The movement toward oligarchy was induced by Alcibiades promise in the summer of… … Wikipedia
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