Vries may refer to:

  • Sherwin Vries (born 1980), South African sprinter
  • Vries, Drenthe, a town in the Dutch province of Drenthe

Other articles related to "vries":

De Vries
... De Vries is one of the most common Dutch surnames ... Hence, "De Vries" means "The Frisian" ... People named De Vries Adriaen de Vries (1556–1626) — Dutch sculptor Albert de Vries (born 1955) — Dutch politician Ali de Vries (1914–2007 ...
Mered De Vries
... Mered de Vries (born September 25, 1977) is a Dutch professional beach volleyball and indoor volleyball player born in the small village of Harich in ... De Vries played seven seasons at Dutch highest league participants AMVJ before she moved to Italy to play for Asystel Milan and Busto Arsizio ... During the years 2002, 2003 and 2004 De Vries teamed up with six different players without hardly making any progress ...
Bob De Vries
... Bob de Vries (born December 16, 1984, Haule) is a Dutch professional marathon speed skater and long track speed skater ... He is the brother of Elma de Vries ...
March 1900 - March 14, 1900 (Wednesday)
... Botanist Hugo de Vries submitted a paper to the German journal Comptes Rendus, outlining a rediscovery of Mendel's laws of heredity ... Both de Vries and German botanist Carl Correns had been working independently of each other in 1900 and found Gregor Mendel's 1865 paper on genetics ... Wrote De Vries, "I draw the conclusion that the law of segregation of hybrids as discovered by Mendel for peas finds very general application in the plant kingdom.. ...
Ali De Vries
... Alida Elisabeth Christina Gerritsen-De Vries, born Ali de Vries (9 August 1914 – 20 January 2007) was a Dutch athlete, who finished in fifth ...

Famous quotes containing the word vries:

    Everybody hates me because I’m so universally liked.
    —Peter De Vries (b. 1910)

    Anyone informed that the universe is expanding and contracting in pulsations of eighty billion years has a right to ask, “What’s in it for me?”
    —Peter De Vries (b. 1910)

    And she, by passion once demented
    MThat woman out of Botticelli—
    She brews and bottles, unfermented,
    The stupid and abiding jelly.
    —Peter De Vries (b. 1910)