What is Alfred?

  • (noun): King of Wessex; defeated the Danes and encouraged writing in English (849-899).
    Synonyms: AElfred, Alfred the Great

Some articles on alfred:

Ernest Tassart
... Alfred Parkins (1906–1985) was born in London but lost both parents before the age of 14 years ... Alfred was sent to international competitions in Europe, e.g ... In 1928, Alfred visited Maestro Giuseppe Mangiarotti in Milan and obtained the Diploma Academia D'armi Cremonese ...
Johnson Brothers - Origins (1883-1888)
... The four original 'Johnson Brothers' were Alfred, Frederick, Henry and Robert ... father married the daughter of a master potter, Alfred Meakin ... In 1883 Alfred and Frederick Johnson began production at a defunct pottery known as the Charles Street Works they had purchased at a bankruptcy sale in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent ...
Edward Bloor - Novels
... Harcourt Brace, 1997 Crusader, Harcourt, 1999 Story Time, Harcourt, 2001 London Calling, Alfred A ... Knopf, 2006 Taken, Alfred A. 2008 Memory Lane, Kindle/Nook, 2010 A Plague Year, Alfred A ...
Emil I Lönneberga - The Character Emil in Lönneberga
... He is also brave, and saves the farmhand Alfred's life when he had blood poisoning ... Alfred was near death and the road to the doctor was covered in snow from a severe blizzard ... Emil defied the bad weather and traveled by horse and sleigh to the doctor, thus saving Alfred's life ...
Alfred Escher - Life - Origins and Family
... Alfred Escher was born into the Escher vom Glas family, an old and influential Zurich dynasty that had produced many prominent politicians ... A scandal surrounding Alfred Escher’s immediate forebears had, however, damaged the family’s reputation ... Finally Alfred Escher’s father Heinrich Escher (1776–1853) made a new fortune through speculative land deals and trading in North America ...