Who is Jackson?

  • (noun): United States singer who began singing with his four brothers and later became a highly successful star during the 1980s (born in 1958).
    Synonyms: Michael Jackson, Michael Joe Jackson
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on jackson:

Queen Esther Marrow - Biography
... 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 ...
Faith Hill - Early Life and Career Start
... 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
... 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 (village), Wisconsin
... Jackson is a village in Washington County, Wisconsin, United States ... is located partially within the Town of Jackson ...
West Virginia State Board Of Education V. Barnette - Decision of The Court - Majority Opinion
... 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): A town in western Wyoming.
  • (noun): A town in western Tennessee.
  • (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): 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 (1767–1845)

    Oh, write of me, not “Died in bitter pains,”
    But “Emigrated to another star!”
    —Helen Hunt Jackson (1830–1885)

    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 (1767–1845)