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Abbott and Costello

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

Teaming up in 1931, Abbott And Costello were in vaudeville before gaining success in radio, films and television. Bud Abbott (b. William A. Abbott, 2 October 1895, Asbury Park, New ...

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Abbott And Costello

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 673 words.

Teaming up in 1931, Abbott And Costello were in vaudeville before gaining success in radio, films and television. Bud Abbott

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Abbott and Costello

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

Teaming up in 1931, Abbott And Costello were in vaudeville before gaining success in radio, films and television. Bud Abbott (b. William A. Abbott, 2 October 1895, Asbury Park, New ...

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Abbott and Costello

Thomas Hischak.

in The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts. 320 words.

Film comedy team. A highly successful clowning duo in the 1940s and 1950s, neither sang nor danced yet were featured

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Abbott Bud

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 12 words.

(see Abbott And Costello)See also Abbott And Costello, Lou Costello.

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Costello Lou

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 12 words.

(see Abbott And Costello)See also Abbott And Costello, Bud Abbott.

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Abbott, Bud

James I. Deutsch.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Radio; Film. 1213 words.

Abbott, Bud (02 October 1895–24 April 1974), and Lou Costello (06 March 1906–03 March 1959), a team of comedians on stage, radio, film, and television, were born, respectively, in Asbury...

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Buck Privates

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

(Universal 1941). A war effort musical oozing with patriotic sentiments, the film made bona fide movie stars of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello and helped propel the career of the ...

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Jack and the Beanstalk

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre — Literature.

Film version, a 1952 adaptation of the folk tale directed by Jean Yarbrough and starring the comedy team of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello. Beyond the requisite Hollywood love story ...

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State Bystander Responsibility

Monica Hakimi.

in European Journal of International Law

May 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public International Law. 25208 words.

International human rights law requires states to protect people from abuses committed by third parties. Decision-makers widely agree that states have such obligations, but no framework...

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Complementary Protection and Transjudicial Dialogue: Global Best Practice or Race to the Bottom?

Naomi Hart.

in International Journal of Refugee Law

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Refugee Studies. 20536 words.

This article analyses how national judges approach the interpretation of domestic and regional laws on complementary protection. In particular, it scrutinizes a methodological choice made...

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Fitzgerald, Ella

Courtney Q. Shah.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1178 words.

jazz singer. Ella Jane Fitzgerald was born in Newport News, Virginia. Her father passed away shortly after she was born, and in the 1920s, her mother and her new boyfriend, Joe Da Silva,...

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