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John Barry

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

(1745?–1803) ship captain and Revolutionary War naval hero, born in County Wexford, Ireland. Barry is considered the patriarch of the American navy. He was appointed the senior captain of...

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Barry, John

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: 19th-Century Art; 18th-Century Art. 146 words.

British, 18th – 19th century, male.

Active in London.

Miniaturist.

John Barry exhibited numerous miniature portraits and one miniature landscape at the Royal...

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Barry, John

Robert G. Baker.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 1347 words.

Barry, John (1745?–13 September 1803), shipmaster and naval officer, was born in County Wexford, Ireland. His parentage is uncertain: his father was a farmer, and his mother’s maiden name...

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Barry, Sir John Edmond

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business Finance. 91 words.

Kt 1899

Born 6 Feb. 1828; e s of late John Barry, merchant, of Middle Abbey Street, Dublin, and Catharine, d of late Thos Browne of Wexford; ...

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Barry, John [real name John Barry Prendergast] (1933–2011), composer

Rikky Rooksby.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Composition. 2204 words.

Barry, John [real name John Barry Prendergast] (1933–2011), composer, was born on 3 November 1933 in Holgate Nursing Home, York, the youngest child of John (Jack Xavier) Prendergast...

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Barry, John O'Brien Milner (1815–1881)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 4 words.

See Barry, John Milner

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Barry, John Milner (1768–1822), physician

Laurence M. Geary.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 764 words.

Barry, John Milner (1768–1822), physician, was born at Kilgobbin, near Bandon, co. Cork, the eldest son of James Barry and his wife, Elizabeth Milner. He was educated at Bandon and at the...

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Barry, John - The EMI Years Vol. 2: 1961

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 170 words.

Although he’s better known as one of the great film composers, John Barry began his career leading a (sort of)

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EMI Years Vol. 2: 1961 (John Barry album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Although he’s better known as one of the great film composers, John Barry began his career leading a (sort of) rock band at the epicentre of the pre-Beatles UK music ...

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John Barry

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

(1745?–1803) ship captain and Revolutionary War naval hero, born in County Wexford, Ireland. Barry is considered the patriarch of the American navy. He was appointed the senior captain of...

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John Barry

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b York, 1933; d NY, 2011).

Eng. composer of film mus. Had much success with scores for films and tv.

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Barry, John

Edited by Sean McMahon and Jo O'Donoghue.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 8 words.

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Barry John

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1594 words.

b. Jonathan Barry Prendergast, 3 November 1933, York, England. Renowned as one of the leading composers of film soundtrack music,

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Barry, John

in The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

January 2001; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 105 words.

(1745?–1803) ship captain and Revolutionary War naval hero, born in County Wexford, Ireland. Barry is considered

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Barry, John

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 5 words.

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Barry, John - The EMI Years Vol. 1: 1957-1960

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 150 words.

Although he’s better known as a great film composers, John Barry began his career leading a (sort of) rock band

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Watts, Sir John Peter Barry Condliffe [Johnny] (1930–2003), army officer

Roger T. Stearn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Land Forces and Warfare. 1699 words.

Watts, Sir John Peter Barry Condliffe [Johnny] (1930–2003), army officer, was born John Peter Barry Condliffe on 27 August 1930 at The Orchard, St George's Road, Portsmouth, the son of...

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Barry, Sir John Wolfe Wolfe- (1836–1918), civil engineer

Robert C. McWilliam.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Building. 1113 words.

Barry, Sir John Wolfe Wolfe- (1836–1918), civil engineer, was born on 7 December 1836 in London, the youngest son, in a family of five sons and two daughters, of Sir Charles Barry...

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Barry, John (1745?–1803), naval officer in the American service

J. K. Laughton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Naval Forces and Warfare. 588 words.

Barry, John (1745?–1803), naval officer in the American service, was born at Tacumshane, co. Wexford. Few details of his parents are known, other than that his mother's maiden name was...

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EMI Years Vol. 1: 1957-1960 (John Barry album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Although he’s better known as a great film composers, John Barry began his career leading a (sort of) rock band at the epicentre of the pre-Beatles UK music scene. This ...

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Steane, John Barry (1928–2011), teacher, literary scholar, and music critic

Christopher Webber.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Music Criticism and Journalism. 1326 words.

Steane, John Barry (1928–2011), teacher, literary scholar, and music critic, was born on 12 April 1928 at 66 Albany Road, Coventry, the elder child of William John Steane (1881–1975),...

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