Salvador, 1908–73, Chilean political leader: president 1970–73.
Isabel, born 1942, Chilean novelist. Contemporary Examples Allende, who was born in Peru and raised in Chile, has lived in the San Francisco Bay Area for 26 years. Isabel Allende’s Controversial New Thriller Jane Ciabattari February 22, 2014 Allende had nationalized the mines—upsetting the mine owners, who were not compensated. In Chile, Poetry Outlives the […]
- Allende meteorite
a carbonaceous chondrite meteorite that fell over northern Mexico in 1969: one of the largest recorded falls of a stony meteorite.
- Allende, salvador
allende, salvador Allende, Salvador [(ah-yen-de)] A Marxist (see Marxism) who was elected president of Chile in 1970. He set the country on a radical course, which aroused opposition from the middle class and the army. He was overthrown and died during an army coup supported by the CIA in 1973. Note: Allende remains a hero […]
German name of . Historical Examples The Russians have been over this ground already, and fell back from it after their defeat between Osterode and Allenstein. The New York Times Current History of the European War, Vol 1, Issue 4, January 23, 1915 Various The Russian commander, Samsonoff, with his army running from Allenstein southwards, […]
a city in E Pennsylvania. Contemporary Examples Most Allentown residents of Syrian heritage are Orthodox Christians from the Wadi-al-Nasara region in western Homs province. Welcome to Assadville, USA Christopher Moraff November 10, 2014 Following their arrest, Craig and Shawn appeared in U.S. district court in Allentown. Alleged Palin Stalker’s Mom Speaks Diane Herbst August 20, […]