What is dean?

  • (noun): United States film actor whose moody rebellious roles made him a cult figure (1931-1955).
    Synonyms: James Dean, James Byron Dean
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on dean:

Ian Dean
... Ian Dean (born July 3, 1970) is a retired professional wrestler, best known as Doc Dean ...
Dean Edell
... Dean Edell (born 1942) is an American physician and broadcaster who hosted the Dr ... Dean Edell radio program, a syndicated radio talk show which aired live from 1979 until December 10, 2010 ...
James Franco - Acting Career - Early Work
... was subsequently cast as the title role in director Mark Rydell's 2001 TV biographical film James Dean ... To have a greater understanding of Dean, Franco spent hours with two of Dean's associates ... Other research included reading books on Dean and studying his movies ...
Ian Dean - Career
... Dean made his debut at the age of 14 in 1984 for All Star Promotions ... On occasions, Dean would team up with the third member of The Liverpool Lads, Liverpool-born Frankie Sloan ... In 1997, Dean was invited to attend the Super J Tournament in Japan for New Japan Pro Wrestling ...
Dean, Texas - Education
... The City of Dean is served by the Petrolia Independent School District. ...

More definitions of "dean":

  • (noun): A man who is the senior member of a group.
    Example: "He is the dean of foreign correspondents"
    Synonyms: doyen
  • (noun): An administrator in charge of a division of a university or college.
  • (noun): (Roman Catholic Church) the head of the College of Cardinals.

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