Charles Jones, 1866–1918, Chinese merchant (father of Ai-ling, Ch’ing-ling, Mei-ling, and Tse-ven Soong).
[ahy-ling] /ˈaɪˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), 1888–1973, wife of H. H. Kung.
Ching-ling or Ch’ing-ling
[ching-ling] /ˈtʃɪŋˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), 1892–1981, widow of Sun Yat-sen.
Mei-ling or Mayling [mey-ling] /ˈmeɪˈlɪŋ/ (Show IPA), (Madame Chiang Kai-Shek) 1897–2003, wife of Chiang Kai-shek.
Tse-ven or Tzu-wen
[tsoo -wuhn] /ˈtsʊˈwʌn/ (Show IPA), (T.V) 1894–1971, Chinese financier.
She ventured, in a right melancholy way, to suggest a hope, that it was not his purpose immediately to leave the valley of Soong.
Dealings With The Dead A Sexton of the Old School
Yet these members of the “Soong dynasty” did not shape the course of Nanking policies as a closed concern.
Government in Republican China Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger
an influential Chinese family, notably Soong Ch’ing-ling (1890–1981), who married Sun Yat-sen and became a vice-chairman of the People’s Republic of China (1959); and Soong Mei-ling (1898-2003), who married Chiang Kai-shek
Alfred, 1817–75, English painter and sculptor. George (Cooper) 1905–75, U.S. film director. John Cox [koks] /kɒks/ (Show IPA), 1749–1838, and his son Robert Livingston, 1787–1856, U.S. engineers and inventors. John Paul, born 1920, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1975–2010. Nettie Marie [net-ee] /ˈnɛt i/ (Show IPA), 1861–1912, U.S. cytogeneticist. Thaddeus, 1792–1868, […]
Alfred, 1864–1946, U.S. photographer and editor (husband of Georgia O’Keeffe). Historical Examples In order to be able to marry, Stieglitz was obliged to find employment. Main Currents in Nineteenth Century Literature – 6. Young Germany Georg Brandes I think the photographers must at least have been a trifle upset with this Stieglitz Exhibition. Adventures in […]
Alessandro [ah-les-sahn-draw] /ˌɑ lɛsˈsɑn drɔ/ (Show IPA), 1645?–82? Italian composer. Historical Examples Instead of obeying this order he kept his division lingering about Stradella. History of Modern Europe 1972-1878 C. A. Fyffe The Senator was surprised and delighted, and Stradella softly clapped his hands. Stradella F(rancis) Marion Crawford Stradella sprang forward with outstretched hands, forgetting […]
Alfredo [al-frey-doh;; Spanish ahl-fre-th aw] /ælˈfreɪ doʊ;; Spanish ɑlˈfrɛ ðɔ/ (Show IPA), 1912–2006, Paraguayan general and statesman: president 1954–89. noun Alfredo. 1912–2006, Paraguayan soldier and politician; president (1954–89): deposed in a military coup
Achmed [ahk-med] /ˈɑk mɛd/ (Show IPA), 1901–1970, Indonesian statesman: president of the Republic of Indonesia 1945–67. noun Achmed (ˈɑːkmɛd). 1901–70, Indonesian statesman; first president of the Republic of Indonesia (1945–67) Sukarno [(sooh-kahr-noh)] A statesman who became the first president of Indonesia when it gained independence from The Netherlands in 1949. (See Suharto.)