What is George?

  • (noun): Christian martyr; patron saint of England; hero of the legend of Saint George and the Dragon in which he slew a dragon and saved a princess (?-303).
    Synonyms: Saint George, St. George

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Ira Gershwin
... lyricist who collaborated with his younger brother, composer George Gershwin, to create some of the most memorable songs of the 20th century ... With George he wrote more than a dozen Broadway shows, featuring songs such as "I Got Rhythm", "Embraceable You", "The Man I Love" and "Someone to Watch Over ... He was also responsible, along with DuBose Heyward, for the libretto to George's opera Porgy and Bess ...
George, Duke Of Saxony - Ancestry
... Ancestors of George, Duke of Saxony 16 ... George, Duke of Saxony 24 ... George of Kunštát and Podiebrad, King of Bohemia 26 ...
Jana Gana Mana - Conclusion
... The second day was entirely devoted to things connected with the welcoming of King George V, and this day the song Janaganamana was sung ... refutes the belief that the song was written in praise of George V In a letter to Pulin Behari Sen, Tagore later wrote, "A certain high official in ... that Reader of the Collective Mind of India, that Perennial Guide, could never be George V, George VI, or any other George ...
Robert Walpole - Premiership Under George II
... Walpole's position was threatened in 1727 when George I died and was succeeded by George II ...
Wave (audience) - Origins and Variations - 1970s–1980s
... Krazy George led a wave in October 15, 1981 at a Major League Baseball game in Oakland, California ... This wave was broadcast on TV, and George owns a videotape of the event, which he uses to bolster his claim as the inventor of the wave ... Although the people who created the first wave in Seattle acknowledge Crazy George's wave at a baseball stadium, they claim to have popularized the phenomenon ...