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David W. Anderson
... Famous Dave" Anderson, best known as the founder of the Famous Dave's restaurant chain, was the former Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs in the Department of ... Famous Dave Anderson now travels the country speaking and is the author of several award-winning books ...
Nathdwara - The Town
... Nathdwara town is also famous as the Apollo of Mewar ... of Nathdwara, Shrinathji temple is the centre of attraction, but the town is also famous for its 'pichhwai' paintings, handmade terracottas, ivory articles and milk-made sweets ... It is famous for its 'Pichwai Paintings', with Krishna in the centre of various raas-lila (pictures depicting godly acts, instances and dances) and is recognised for profuse use of pure ...
I'm Famous And Frightened!
... I'm Famous and Frightened! is a Living TV reality TV show in which eight celebrities stayed for three nights in a "haunted" castle ... From Series 2 onwards, a spin-off show, titled I'm Famous and Frightened Extra was introduced, presented by Brian Dowling ...
R. G. D. Allen - Persons
... He wrote many papers and books on mathematical economics including the famous paper on A Reconsideration of the Theory of Value published in Economics ... is his concept of the "partial elasticity of substitution" set out in his famous 1938 book ... to use mathematics in economics and taught a whole generation of famous economists ...
Raynham Hall
... providing the scene for possibly the most famous ghost photo of all time, the famous Brown Lady descending the staircase ... Its most famous resident was Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount Townshend (1674–1738), leader in the House of Lords ...

Famous quotes containing the word famous:

    John Gilpin was a citizen
    Of credit and renown,
    A train-band captain eke was he
    Of famous London town.
    William Cowper (1731–1800)

    In a famous Middletown study of Muncie, Indiana, in 1924, mothers were asked to rank the qualities they most desire in their children. At the top of the list were conformity and strict obedience. More than fifty years later, when the Middletown survey was replicated, mothers placed autonomy and independence first. The healthiest parenting probably promotes a balance of these qualities in children.
    Richard Louv (20th century)

    A famous theatrical actress
    Played best in the role of malefactress.
    Yet her home-life was pure
    Except, to be sure,
    A scandal or two just for practice.
    Anonymous.