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Overview page. Subjects: Second World War.

US destroyer which was attacked by a U-boat 200 km. (125 mi.) south-west of Iceland on 4 September 1941. She was not damaged, but Roosevelt called the attack ‘piracy’ and warned that ...

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Greer, Hal

John Bryan Gartrell.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 713 words.

basketball player, was born Harold Everett Greer in Huntington, West Virginia. After graduating from Douglass High School in Huntington, Greer

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Greer, Sonny

T. Dennis Brown.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 755 words.

jazz drummer, was born William Alexander Greer Jr. in Long Branch, New Jersey, the son of William Alexander Greer, an

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Greer Jim

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 329 words.

b. James Marvin Greer, 3 September 1942, West Liberty, Logan County, Ohio, USA. Greer was attracted to country music by

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Jim Greer

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. James Marvin Greer, 3 September 1942, West Liberty, Logan County, Ohio, USA. Greer was attracted to country music by his sisters, Bonnie and Valeda, who, as the Greer Sisters ...

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Sonny Greer

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

B. William Alexander Greer, 13 December 1895, Long Branch, New Jersey, USA, d. 23 March 1982, New York City, New York, USA. After playing in New Jersey, drummer Greer appeared ...

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Greer, Adrian

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 146 words.

CMG 2004

Born 26 April 1957; s of David Smith Greer and Christine Greer (née Dawson); m 1985, (Mary) Diana Cuddy; one s three d

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Greer, Kenneth

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Education. 138 words.

Born 21 Nov. 1953; s of David Smith Greer and Christine Greer (née Dawson); m 1st, 1977, Lorna Margaret Murray (d 2001); two s; 2nd, 2008, Belinda Margaret Sheehan...

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Greer, Bonnie

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Publishing. 293 words.

OBE 2010

Born Chicago, 16 Nov. 1948; d of late Ben Greer and of Willie Mae Greer; naturalised British citizen, 1997; m 1993, David Hutchins, solicitor

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Greer Sonny

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 269 words.

b. William Alexander Greer, 13 December 1895, Long Branch, New Jersey, USA, d. 23 March 1982, New York City, New

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Greer, Sonny

T. Dennis Brown.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Percussion; Blues; Jazz. 925 words.

Greer, Sonny (13 December 1885–23 March 1982), jazz drummer, was born William Alexander Greer, Jr., in Long Branch, New Jersey, the son of William Alexander Greer, an electrician for the...

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