Katharine Meyer, 1917–2001, U.S. newspaper publisher.
Martha, 1894–1991, U.S. dancer and choreographer.
Thomas, 1805–69, Scottish chemist.
William Franklin (“Billy”) born 1918, U.S. evangelist.
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “gray home.”.
(modifier) (mainly US & Canadian) made of graham flour: graham crackers
Martha. 1893–1991, US dancer and choreographer
Thomas. 1805–69, British physicist: proposed Graham’s law (1831) of gaseous diffusion and coined the terms osmosis, crystalloids, and colloids
William Franklin, known as Billy Graham. born 1918, US evangelist
in reference to crackers, etc., from unsifted whole-wheat flour, 1834, American English, from Sylvester Graham (1794-1851), U.S. dietetic reformer and temperance advocate. The family name is attested from early 12c., an Anglo-French form of the place name Grantham (Lincolnshire).
Button, 1735?–77, American Revolutionary leader, born in England. Historical Examples This was a time when all who hesitated were suspected, and Gwinnett shared the common fate. The Memories of Fifty Years William H. Sparks “He’s only said he sold them to Gwinnett,” Rand pointed out. Murder in the Gunroom Henry Beam Piper Now, en route […]
Bachelor of Hebrew Letters. Bachelor of Hebrew Literature.
Benjamin Henry, 1764–1820, U.S. architect and engineer, born in England. a city in SW Pennsylvania. Historical Examples “Well, you go out and tell Casey to come down as soon as he gets the truck in place,” decided Latrobe. Copper Coleson’s Ghost Edward P. Hendrick Mrs Latrobe appraised Lady Betty by means of one rapid glance. […]
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Sir Basil (Henry) 1895–1970, English military authority and writer.