Washington

Washington commonly refers to:

  • George Washington (1732–1799), military general and first President of the United States of America
  • Washington (state), a state on the Pacific coast of the United States of America
  • Washington, D.C., the capital of the United States of America
    • The Washington Metropolitan Area
    • A metonym for the Federal government of the United States

Washington may also refer to:

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Interstate 5 - Route Description - Washington
... The highway begins in Washington over the Columbia River and drops down into the city of Vancouver ... Canadian border crossing between Blaine, Washington, and Surrey, British Columbia ... I-5 covers 277 miles (446 km) in Washington ...
Zero Milestone - History
... In his plan for Washington, Pierre Charles L'Enfant intended a column to be placed 1 mile east of the Capitol, of which is now Lincoln Park, "from which all distances of places ...
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis - Education, Debutante and Young Adulthood
... she transferred to The George Washington University, located in Washington, D.C ... Following her graduation, Bouvier was hired as "Inquiring Photographer" for The Washington Times-Herald ... life, Bouvier took continuing education classes in American History at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C ...
Space Shuttle Enterprise - Service - Museum Exhibit - Washington, D.C.
... Enterprise was stored at the Smithsonian's hangar at Washington Dulles International Airport before it was restored and moved to the newly built Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum's ... to Dulles from Kennedy Space Center, where it made several passes over the Washington D.C ...
Whatcom County, Washington - Demographics
... There were 64,446 households out of which 30.40% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.20% were married couples living together, 8.80% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.20% were non-families. 25.60% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.40% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...

Famous quotes containing the word washington:

    I don’t know a great deal about life in Washington for women—I spent a summer there once working in the White House, and my main memories of the experience have to do with a very bad permanent wave I have always been convinced kept me from having a meaningful relationship with President Kennedy ...
    Nora Ephron (b. 1941)

    Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
    —George Washington (1732–1799)

    Thou who, sinless, yet hast known
    All of man’s infirmity!
    Then, from Thine eternal throne,
    Jesus, look with pitying eye.
    —George Washington Doane (1799–1859)