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... There she met her lifetime idol Mahalia Jackson, with whom she would later share the stage ... Other political activists on the crusade were Jesse Jackson, Sidney Poitier and Dr ... Broadway shows including Comin’ Uptown, Nice To Be Civilized, and she starred as her idol Mahalia Jackson in the national tour of Sing Mahalia Sing ...
... raised in the nearby town of Star, 25 miles outside of Jackson, Mississippi ... a concert by Elvis Presley at the State Fair Coliseum, in Jackson, which impressed her deeply ...
... Vincent Jackson (born January 14, 1983), is an American football wide receiver for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers ... Jackson, sometimes referred to by his initials, V.J ...
... Jackson is a village in Washington County, Wisconsin, United States ... is located partially within the Town of Jackson ...
... Justice Robert Jackson, who had joined the court only two years earlier, wrote the decision, echoing the free-expression sentiments of Stromberg v ... In Barnette Justice Jackson addressed each element of Frankfurter’s Gobitis decision ... Jackson began with Frankfurter’s designation of the flag as a national symbol ...
More definitions of "Jackson":
- (noun): United States singer who did much to popularize gospel music (1911-1972).
Synonyms: Mahalia Jackson
- (noun): General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War whose troops at the first Battle of Bull Run stood like a stone wall (1824-1863).
Synonyms: Thomas Jackson, Thomas J. Jackson, Thomas Jonathan Jackson, Stonewall Jackson
- (noun): A town in western Wyoming.
- (noun): A town in western Tennessee.
- (noun): Capital of the state of Mississippi on the Pearl river.
Synonyms: capital of Mississippi
- (noun): United States civil rights leader who led a national anti-discrimination campaign and ran for presidential nomination (born in 1941).
Synonyms: Jesse Jackson, Jesse Louis Jackson
- (noun): 7th president of the US; successfully defended New Orleans from the British in 1815; expanded the power of the presidency (1767-1845).
Synonyms: Andrew Jackson, Old Hickory
- (noun): A town in south central Michigan.
- (noun): United States writer of romantic novels about the unjust treatment of Native Americans (1830-1885).
Synonyms: Helen Hunt Jackson, Helen Maria Fiske Hunt Jackson
- (noun): English film actress who later became a member of Parliament (born in 1936).
Synonyms: Glenda Jackson
Famous quotes containing the word jackson:
“From his proceedings in Congress, he appears demented, and his actings and doings inspire my pity more than anger.”
—Andrew Jackson (17671845)
“Oh, write of me, not Died in bitter pains,
But Emigrated to another star!”
—Helen Hunt Jackson (18301885)
“We are beginning a new era in our government. I cannot too strongly urge the necessity of a rigid economy and an inflexible determination not to enlarge the income beyond the real necessities of the government.”
—Andrew Jackson (17671845)