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Dion

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

(c.408–353).

Son of Hipparinus, Dionysius I's father-in-law. A disciple of Plato from 388/7, married Dionysius' daughter Arete and became his most trusted minister and...

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Dion

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 84 words.

French: habitational name from any of various places called Dion(s) and Dionne, all apparently derived from a Gaulish element divon-

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Dion

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1435 words.

During his peak, from 1958-63, Dion (b. Dion Francis DiMucci, 18 July 1939, the Bronx, New York City, New York,

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Dion

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

During his peak, from 1958-63, Dion (b. Dion Francis DiMucci, 18 July 1939, the Bronx, New York City, New York, USA) was the quintessential Italian-American New York City rocker and ...

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Dīon

Edited by M. C. Howatson.

in The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Literature. 15 words.

1. Ruler of *Syracuse (see Plato 1).

2. Dio(n) Ca'ssius

See Cassius.

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Dion

Greil Marcus.

in Grove Music Online

January 2013; p ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 326 words.

(b New York, NY, 18 July 1939). American rock-and-roll singer. In 1958 he formed a vocal group, the Belmonts; its other members were Fred Milano, Carlo Mastangelo, and Angelo d’Aleo. As...

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Dion

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

(c.408–353).

Son of Hipparinus, Dionysius I's father-in-law. A disciple of Plato from 388/7, married Dionysius' daughter Arete and became his most trusted minister and...

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Dion <i>n</i>

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 5 words.

ˈdǝɪǝn

sp Dion6

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Dion Celine

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1230 words.

b. 30 March 1968, Charlemagne, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The youngest of 14 children, Celine Dion was a vastly popular artist

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Boucicault, Dion

Martin Meisel.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 3278 words.

Dion Boucicault (1820–1890) resigned any elevated literary ambitions early in his career, and made plain his embrace of

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DION - Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 25 words.

1st century, male.

Born in Argos.

Sculptor.

Ancient Greek.

Dion's signature is found on a pedestal at Epidaurus. His father was called Damophilus.

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Celine Dion

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. 30 March 1968, Charlemagne, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The youngest of 14 children, Celine Dion was a vastly popular artist at home long before her success in the US and ...

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Mark Dion

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

(b New Bedford, MA, 1961),

sculptor and installation artist. Dion studied fine art at the Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, CT (1981–2), and then at the School of Visual...

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Boucicault, Dion

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Media Studies; Performing Arts. 39 words.

Born N York, 23 May 1859; s of late Dion Boucicault, actor; m Irene Vanbrugh; died 25 June 1929

Esher; Cuddington; Paris

First appearance on stage, Booth...

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Dion (ii)

Dimitris Plantzos.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 1367 words.

Greek city situated at the foothills of Mt Olympus in northern Greece (district of Pieria), 14 km south of modern city of Katerini. It was an important Macedonian political and cultural...

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Boucicault, Dion

Joseph Donohue.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Literary Studies (Plays and Playwrights). 1828 words.

Boucicault, Dion (27 December 1820–18 September 1890), dramatist, actor, and man of the theater, was born Dionysius Lardner Boursicault in Dublin, Ireland, possibly the illegitimate son of...

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Dion And The Belmonts

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 26 words.

(see Dion; Belmonts)

FURTHER READING

Wanderer, The: Dion's Story, Dion DiMucci with Davin Seay. Beech Tree

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Dion DiMucci

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 12 words.

(see Dion And The Belmonts)See also Dion And The Belmonts.

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Dion, Mark (1961)

John-Paul Stonard.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of American Art

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art. 441 words.

(b New Bedford, MA, 1961),

sculptor and installation artist. Dion studied fine art at the Hartford

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DION, Louis - Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

January 2006; p ublished online November 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art; Biographical Studies. 20 words.

French, 17th century, male.

Painter.

Louis Dion was admitted to the Académie de St-Luc in 1692.

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Dion Clayton Calthrop

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

(1878–1937) married (1898) Mary Violet—.

His father was an actor who died in 1888, and his mother was the daughter of Dion Boucicault the elder (?1820–90), the playwright and...

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