Kilroy was here

Kilroy was here
a phrase that people sometimes write on walls, etc. for no obvious reason. It was first used in World War II, but it is not known who Kilroy was, or even if he was a real person.

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Kilroy Was Here — Le graffiti « Kilroy was here » redessiné …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kilroy Was Here — Studioalbum von Styx Veröffentlichung 28. Februar 1983 Aufnahme 1982 Label …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kilroy was here — (Kilroy estuvo aquí) era un tipo de grafiti de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Aparece como una persona que está mirando por encima de una cerca con las palabras Kilroy was here. Un buen ejemplo está presente al final del …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kilroy was here — [Kilroy was here] a phrase that people sometimes write on walls, etc. for no obvious reason. It was first used in ↑World War II, but it is not known who Kilroy was, or even if he was a real person …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kilroy was here — This article is about the graffiti. For the Styx album, see Kilroy Was Here (album). Engraving of Kilroy on the WWII Memorial in Washington DC. Kilroy was here is an American popular culture expression, often seen in graffiti. Its origins are… …   Wikipedia

  • Kilroy was here — Le graffiti « Kilroy was here » redessiné …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kilroy was here — Ein klassischer Kilroy ohne Schriftzug Die Figur Kilroy wurde weltberühmt durch den Satz “Kilroy was here” („Kilroy war hier“), der im Zweiten Weltkrieg von US Soldaten an die unmöglichsten und seltsamsten Stellen geschrieben wurde. Der Satz… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kilroy Was Here (film) — Kilroy Was Here was a mini film made to coincide with the Styx album of the same name. It was played at the beginning of each Styx show on their 1983 tour. It was written and directed by Brian Gibson of Still Crazy , What s Love Got to Do With It …   Wikipedia

  • Kilroy Was Here (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Kilroy Was Here Type = Album Artist = Styx Released = February 28, 1983 Recorded = 1982 at Pumpkin Studios, Oak Lawn, IL Genre = rock Length = 40:41 Label = A M Producer = Styx Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|3|5… …   Wikipedia

  • Kilroy was here — Meaning Origin Graffiti used by the US army to show that they had passed by …   Meaning and origin of phrases

Share the article and excerpts

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