Douglas,William Orville

Douglas,William Orville
Douglas, William Orville. 1898-1980.
American jurist who served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (1939-1975).

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  • Douglas — /dug leuhs/, n. 1. Sir James ( the Black Douglas ), 1286 1330, Scottish military leader. 2. James, 2nd Earl of, 1358? 88, Scottish military leader. 3. Kirk (Issur Danielovitch Demsky), born 1916, U.S. actor. 4. Lloyd C(assel) /kas euhl/, 1877… …   Universalium

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  • William O. Douglas — William Orville Douglas (* 16. Oktober 1898; † 19. Januar 1980) war ein Richter am US amerikanischen Supreme Court. William O. Douglas, Richter am Obersten Gerichtshof der Vereinigten Staaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William O. Douglas — Infobox Judge name = William O. Douglas imagesize = caption = office = Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court termstart = April 17 1939 termend = November 12 1975 nominator = Franklin Delano Roosevelt appointer = predecessor = Louis …   Wikipedia

  • Orville — (as used in expressions) Douglas, William O(rville) William Orville Frizzell Platt, Orville Hitchcock Wright, Wilbur y Wright, Orville …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • William — (as used in expressions) William Alexander Abbott Aberhart, William George William Russell Amis, Sir Kingsley (William) Ashley, William Henry Ashton, Sir Frederick (William Mallandaine) Barkley, Alben W(illiam) Bartram, William William Allen… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Douglas — I. biographical name John Sholto 1844 1900 8th Marquess & Earl of Queensberry Scottish boxing patron II. biographical name Stephen Arnold 1813 1861 American politician III. biographical name William Orville 1898 1980 American jurist IV.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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