Fulbright, J(ames)William

Fulbright, J(ames)William
Ful·bright (fo͝olʹbrīt'), J(ames) William. 1905-1995.
American politician who as U.S. senator from Arkansas (1945-1975) proposed the Fulbright Act (1946), which established an exchange program for American and foreign educators and students.

* * *

Universalium. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Fulbright, J(ames) William — born April 9, 1905, Sumner, Mo., U.S. died Feb. 9, 1995, Washington, D.C. U.S. politician. After earning degrees from the Universities of Arkansas and Oxford, he taught law at Arkansas; he later served as its president (1939–41). In 1942 he was… …   Universalium

  • Fulbright, J(ames) William — (9 abr. 1905, Sumner, Mo., EE.UU.–9 feb. 1995, Washington, D.C.). Político estadounidense. Después de graduarse en las universidades de Arkansas y Oxford, enseñó derecho en la de Arkansas y más tarde fue su rector (1939–41). En 1942 ingresó a la… …   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

  • William Albright (musician) — William Albright (October 20, 1944 September 17, 1998) was an American composer, pianist and organist.Albright was born in Gary, Indiana, and began learning the piano at the age of five, and attended the Juilliard Preparatory Department (1959 62) …   Wikipedia

  • James — James, Henry James, Henry James, William * * * (as used in expressions) Agee, James Anderson, (James) Maxwell Audubon, John James Baldwin, James (Arthur) Balfour (de Whittingehame), Arthur James, 1 conde Ballard, J(ames) G(raham) Barrie, Sir… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Liste der ehemaligen Mitglieder des US-Senates — In diesem Artikel oder Abschnitt fehlen wichtige Informationen. Du kannst Wikipedia helfen, indem du sie recherchierst und einfügst. Die Liste der ehemaligen Mitglied …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Theta Tau — Infobox Fraternity | name = Theta Tau letters = ΘΤ crest = founded = October 15, 1904 birthplace = University of Minnesota type = Professional emphasis = Engineering motto = Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might;... Ecclesiastes …   Wikipedia

  • Mildred Dresselhaus — Mildred S. Dresselhaus Born November 11, 1930 (1930 11 11) (age 81) The Bronx, New York Residence United States, United K …   Wikipedia

  • Connecticut College — This article is about the private institution in New London, Connecticut. For the public university in Storrs, Connecticut, see University of Connecticut. Connecticut College Motto Tanquam lignum quod plantatum est secus decursus aquarum Like a… …   Wikipedia

  • Democratic Party (United States) presidential primaries, 1952 — Democratic Presidential Primaries, 1952 1948 ← 1952 → 1956 …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”