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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 ...
Raynham Hall
... to be haunted, 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 ...
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. 2 onwards, a spin-off show, titled I'm Famous and Frightened Extra was introduced, presented by Brian Dowling ...
Nathdwara - The Town
... Nathdwara town is also famous as the Apollo of Mewar ... 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 gold color ...
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 in 1934 with Sir John Hicks ... is his concept of the "partial elasticity of substitution" set out in his famous 1938 book ... in economics and taught a whole generation of famous economists ...

Famous quotes containing the word famous:

    The urge for Chinese food is always unpredictable: famous for no occasion, standard fare for no holiday, and the constant as to demand is either whim, the needy plebiscite of instantly famished drunks, or pregnancy.
    Alexander Theroux (b. 1940)

    “Why visit the playhouse to see the famous Parisian models, ... when one can see the French damsels, Norma and Diana? Their names have been known on both continents, because everything goes as it will, and those that cannot be satisfied with these must surely be of a queer nature.”
    —For the City of New Orleans, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    Did you ever stop to think why cops are always famous for being dumb? Simple. Because they don’t have to be anything else.
    Orson Welles (1915–1985)