Bill (“Bojangles”) 1878–1949, U.S. tap dancer.
[bawrd-muh n,, bohrd-] /ˈbɔrd mən,, ˈboʊrd-/ (Show IPA), 1876–1952, U.S. painter and illustrator, born in Nova Scotia.
Brooks Calbert, born 1937, U.S. baseball player.
Edward G (Emanuel Goldenberg) 1893–1973, U.S. actor, born in Romania.
Edwin Arlington, 1869–1935, U.S. poet.
Frank, born 1935, U.S. baseball player: first black manager in Major Leagues, 1975.
Frederick John, Viscount Goderich
[gohd-rich] /ˈgoʊd rɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1st Earl of Ripon, 1782–1859, British statesman: prime minister 1827–28.
Jack Roosevelt (“Jackie”) 1919–72, U.S. baseball player.
James Harvey, 1863–1936, U.S. historian.
Mary, born 1944, Irish lawyer and politician: first woman president 1990–97.
Ray (Walker Smith”Sugar Ray”) 1921–1989, U.S. boxer.
Sir Robert, 1886–1975, English chemist: Nobel prize 1947.
a male given name.
My Uncle the Serial Killer: ‘Night Stalker’ Richard Ramirez’s Niece on His Death Christine Pelisek June 13, 2013
Playing Pinochle and Breaking Barriers With Jackie Robinson Evan Weiner March 29, 2014
Exclusive: Tommy Robinson, a Prominent British Voice of Hate, Apologizes Nico Hines October 10, 2013
Jeffrey Eugenides Hails Donald Antrim’s ‘Elect Mr. Robinson for a Better World’ Jeffrey Eugenides June 1, 2012
Queen Elizabeth’s Game Of Thrones Tom Sykes June 23, 2014
Phantom of the Forest Lee Francis
The heart of happy hollow Paul Laurence Dunbar
Dick in the Desert James Otis
The Story of the Outlaw Emerson Hough
Walter Sherwood’s Probation Horatio Alger
Edward G., real name Emanuel Goldenberg. 1893–1973, US film actor, born in Romania, famous esp for gangster roles. His films include Little Caesar (1930), Brother Orchid (1940), Double Indemnity (1944), and All My Sons (1948)
Edward Arlington. 1869–1935, US poet, author of narrative verse, often based on Arthurian legend. His works include Collected Poems (1922), The Man Who Died Twice (1924), and Tristram (1927)
(William) Heath. 1872–1944, British cartoonist and book illustrator, best known for his comic drawings of fantastic machines
John (Arthur Thomas)1919–83, British bishop and theologian, best known for his controversial Honest to God (1963), which popularized radical theological discussion. He was suffragan Bishop of Woolwich (1959–69)
Mary. born 1944, Irish barrister and politician: president of Ireland 1990–97; UN high commissioner for human rights (1997–2002)
Smokey, real name William Robinson. born 1940, US Motown singer, songwriter, and producer. His hits include “The Tears of a Clown” (1970) (with the Miracles) and “Being with you” (1981)
“Sugar” Ray, real name Walker Smith. 1921–89, US boxer, winner of the world middleweight championship on five separate occasions
see: before you can say Jack Robinson
a system of cubic measure in which the unit is the board foot. Historical Examples Handwork in Wood William Noyes Handwork in Wood William Noyes noun a system of units for measuring wood based on the board foot. 1980 board feet equal one standard
the governing body of a county in many U.S. states, especially in the Midwest and the East, consisting of from 15 to 100 members elected from towns, townships, cities, or wards.
an association of business people. Board of Trade, (in England) the national ministry that supervises and encourages commerce and industry. noun (US & Canadian) another name for a chamber of commerce noun (in the United Kingdom) a ministry within the Department of Trade: responsible for the supervision of commerce and the promotion of export trade
an appointed or elective board that supervises the affairs of a public or private organization: the board of trustees of the university; the art museum’s board of trustees.