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Definition of the noun john brown

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  1. abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)


  1. John Brown a.k.a. Johnny Brown is an American actor and singer. Brown is a nightclub and stage performer as well as a comic actor, and a regular cast member of the television series Laugh-in. Brown is mostly remembered for his chubby physique, wide ingratiating smile, mobile facial expressions, and easy pleasant joking style. Brown is most famous, however, for his role as building superintendent "Nathan Bookman" on the 1970s CBS sitcom, Good Times. Bookman was often the brunt of fat jokes via the show's main character "J. J. Evans". Brown portrayed Bookman until the series was cancelled in 1979. Other television shows Brown has appeared on include Flip Wilson Show, The Jeffersons, Family Matters, The Jamie Foxx Show and Martin. Brown also used to go to school with Walter Dean Myers when he lived in Harlem as a boy.
  2. John Brown was an English radio and film actor.
  3. John Brown a.k.a. Gino Turini is an actor.
  4. John Brown is an actor.
  5. John Brown is an actor.
  6. John Brown appeared in the 2000 film Traffic.
  7. John Brown is an actor.
  8. John Brown is an actor.

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Google previewA dictionary of the holy Bible (1807)

by John Brown

John Brown. ty about 1722 were of this tranfla- The first Polish version of scripture tion. is ascribed to Hadewksh, the wife of The most ancient German tranfla- Jagellon duke of Lithuania, who em- tion is that of Ulphilas, bishop of the braced ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Kentucky (1999)

by Nancy Capace

SENATORS John Brown Humphrey Marshall U.S. REPRESENTATIVES Thomas T. Davis John Fowler Matthew Walton NINTH CONGRESS MARCH 4, 1805, to MARCH 3, 1807 U.S. SENATORS John Breckinridge John Adair Henry Clay ...

Google previewA General dictionary of the English language, etc. A facsimile of the edition of 1780 (1784)

by Thomas SHERIDAN (M.A., Teacher of Elocution.)

Jacob Bryan * John Brown, Esq. Belsast Daniel Bryan, Esq. M. D. William Boyde, Ballilinny Wogan Brown, Esq. Castle-Bro'n Mr', Buillie, lnnis'hargie Edward Bray, Seed Merchant Rev. Mr. Bankhend, Bread lfland Rev. Henry Barnard, L. L. D. ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Holy Bible, etc (1824)

by John BROWN (Minister of the Gospel at Haddington.)

John BROWN (Minister of the Gospel at Haddington.) A CHRONOLOGICAL TABLE or flu. SACRED. BOOKS. OF. THE. TESTAMENT,. ACCORDING TO DR. LARDNER. s 130035. PLACES. YEAR or" cums'r. Matthew . . . . - Judea, or near it ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of American Religion and Politics (2014)

by Paul A. Djupe, Laura R. Olson

abolitionist John Brown was born ...

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The attack of John Brown upon Harper's Ferry came upon Virginia like a clap of thunder out of a clear sky. (John Sergeant Wise)
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