(Daniel) Louis (“Satchmo”) 1900–71, U.S. jazz trumpeter and bandleader.
Edwin Howard, 1890–1954, U.S. electrical engineer and inventor: developed frequency modulation.
Henry (Henry Jackson) 1912–88, U.S. boxer: world featherweight champion 1937–38; world lightweight champion 1938–39; world welterweight champion 1938–40.
Lance, born 1971, U.S. cyclist with seven consecutive victories (1999–2005) in the Tour-de-France.
Neil A. 1930–2012, U.S. astronaut: first person to walk on the moon, July 20, 1969.
Edwin Howard. 1890–1954, US electrical engineer; invented the superheterodyne radio receiver and the FM radio
(Daniel) Louis, known as Satchmo. 1900–71, US jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and singer
Gillian. born 1950, Australian film director; her films include My Brilliant Career (1978), Little Women (1994), and Charlotte Gray (2001)
Neil (Alden). 1930–2012, US astronaut; commanded Apollo 11 on the first manned lunar landing during which he became the first man to set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969
Lance. born 1971, US cyclist, winner of 7 Tour de France titles, 1999–2005; stripped of the titles in 2012 and banned for life, having been found to have used banned substances
A high note or run played on the trumpet
[fr Louis Armstrong, who was among the first to exploit the high register of the trumpet in jazz]
A locomotive fired by hand
[Railroad; fr the strong arms required for such work]
/niːl/ noun 1. A(lexander) S(utherland). 1883–1973, Scottish educationalist and writer, who put his progressive educational theories into practice at Summerhill school (founded 1921) 2. Sam. born 1947, New Zealand film and television actor; his work includes the television series Reilly, Ace of Spies, (1983) and the films My Brilliant Career (1979), Dead Calm (1989), Jurassic […]
noun 1. an administrative division in NE China, adjoining the Mongolian People’s Republic. 174,000 sq. mi. (450,660 sq. km). Capital: Hohhot. [ney] /neɪ/ noun 1. . noun 1. an autonomous region of NE China: consists chiefly of the Mongolian plateau, with the Gobi Desert in the north and the Great Wall of China in the […]
[mong-goh-lee-uh, mon-] /mɒŋˈgoʊ li ə, mɒn-/ noun 1. a region in Asia including of China and the . 2. Also, Nei Monggol. . 3. Outer, former name of . [ney] /neɪ/ noun 1. . /mɒŋˈɡəʊlɪə/ noun 1. a republic in E central Asia: made a Chinese province in 1691; became autonomous in 1911 and a […]
[ney] /neɪ/ noun 1. .