Hay, George
Hay, George
Bishop and writer, b. at Edinburgh, 24 Aug., 1729; d. at Aquhorties, 18 Oct., 1811

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  • George Campbell Hay — (1915 1984) was a Scottish poet and translator, who wrote in Scottish Gaelic, Lowland Scots and English. He used the patronymic Deòrsa Mac Iain Dheòrsa. He also wrote poetry in French, Italian and Norwegian, and translated poetry from many… …   Wikipedia

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  • George Best — Apodo The Belfast boy, El quinto Beatle, Georgie Best, The Best Nacimiento 22 de mayo de 1946 Belfast, Irlanda del Norte, Reino Unido …   Wikipedia Español

  • George D. Hay — George Dewey Hay (November 9, 1895, Attica, Indiana May 8, 1968, Virginia Beach, Virginia) was the founder of the original Grand Ole Opry radio program on WSM (AM) in Nashville, Tennessee, from which today s country music stage show of the same… …   Wikipedia

  • George Hay (cricketer) — George Hay (January 28, 1851 mdash; October 4, 1913) was an English cricketer. He was a right handed batsman and a right arm round arm fast medium bowler who played for Derbyshire between 1875 and 1886. He was born and died in Staveley.Hay s… …   Wikipedia

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