Robert, 1926–2005, U.S. poet.
John, 1766–1844, English chemist and physicist. Robert, 1867–92, U.S. outlaw in the West. a city in NW Georgia. a male given name. Historical Examples The Outline of Science, Vol. 1 (of 4) J. Arthur Thomson Seaport in Virginia Gay Montague Moore Seaport in Virginia Gay Montague Moore noun another name for atomic mass unit noun […]
Robert, born 1943, U.S. actor. Contemporary Examples Hollywood’s Most Ass-Kicking Actress Nicole LaPorte October 8, 2010 Al Pacino Does What He Wants to Do: ‘The Humbling,’ Scorsese, and That ‘Scarface’ Remake Alex Suskind September 8, 2014 Billy Zane Opens Up About ‘Titanic,’ ‘Zoolander,’ and the Lost Decade Marlow Stern April 3, 2012 Robert De Niro […]
Robert [roh-ber] /roʊˈbɛr/ (Show IPA), 1885–1941, French painter. Historical Examples The Maker of Opportunities George Gibbs The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4) Richard Muther Historical Tales, Vol. 6 (of 15) Charles Morris An Englishman in Paris Albert D. (Albert Dresden) Vandam The Fourth Estate, vol.1 Armando Palacio Valds The Maker of Opportunities […]
Robert, 1693–1770, British colonial administrator in America: lieutenant governor of Virginia 1751–58. Historical Examples The Student’s Life of Washington; Condensed from the Larger Work of Washington Irving Washington Irving Daisy Elizabeth Wetherell The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 94, August, 1865 Various Virginia Ellen Glasgow The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 94, August, 1865 Various […]