John Brown

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abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)


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Both jockey and footballer are staying at the same Southport Hotel, and are watched on their early morning gallop by (left-to-right) West Brom's Tony Brown, John Osborne, Bobby Hope, and Graham Williams.
The catalogue includes 95% of India's bestselling work from top-selling Indian authors such as Jhumpa Lahiri, Ramachandra Guha and Sachin Garg, as well as international bestselling authors like Dan Brown, John Grisham and Lee Child.
The company said that the stockholders elected Tudor Brown, John Chenault, George Cwynar, Peter A Feld, Richard S Hill, Thomas Lacey, George A Riedel, Christopher A Seams, Donald E Stout and Timothy J Stultz as directors to the board for terms ending on the 2014 annual stockholders meeting.
The full line-up -- Ian Brown, John Squire, Mani and Reni -- play Dubai Media City Amphitheatre on February 21, 2013, organisers Done Events announced on Wednesday.
The Manc legends Ian Brown, John Squire, Mani and Reni staged one of the most eagerly anticipated reunions in music history in their hometown last weekend.
The announcement comes after years of band members Ian Brown, John Squire, Alan 'Reni' Wren and Gary 'Mani' Mounfield claiming there was absolutely no chance of a reunion.
Steve Finlay, Simon Andrews and Steve McGowan were on target for opponents Uptpn AA but Newton were able to go one better thanks to strikes by Anthony Brown, John Paul Stanhope, Kieran Fleetwood and Jamie Hannah.
He said that the Cabinet included a number of "strong-minded people" - among them Gordon Brown, John Prescott, David Blunkett and Charles Clarke - who were all capable of raising any concerns they had.
I will continue to read the Record in hopes of better things, and in appreciation of contributors such as David Webber, Calvin Brown, John Vissers and others.
Landry and her three children, Steven Brown, John Brown and Cathy DiPilato, a brother, Russell Barca, ten grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and a large number of family and friends who will miss her dearly.
Lineen sends out strong a strong starting line-up with Rob Dewey, Thom Evans, Dan Parks and Chris Cusiter among the backs and an all-Scotland back-row of Kelly Brown, John Barclay and Johnnie Barclay.
The parcel of rogues lives on in the fellow Scots in the Cabinet who backed you all the way - Gordon Brown, John Reid, Alistair Darling, Des Browne, Douglas Alexander and the rest.
Gordon Brown, John Prescott and John Reid were among the Labour big hitters who made an appearance at the night.
Six artists have already produced works for the exhibition: Cecily Brown, John Currin, Barnaby Furnas, Mikiko Kudo, Richard Prince and Sophie von Hellermann.