Brinkley sentence example
Having detected an important defect in one of Laplace's demonstrations, he was induced by a friend to write out his remarks, that they might be shown to Dr John Brinkley (1763-1835), afterwards bishop of Cloyne, but who was then the first royal astronomer for Ireland, and an accomplished mathematician.
Brinkley seems at once to have perceived the vast talents of young Hamilton, and to have encouraged him in the kindest manner.
This was his appointment to the Andrews professorship of astronomy in the university of Dublin, vacated by Dr Brinkley in 1827.
The germ of his first great discovery was contained in one of those early papers which in 1823 he communicated to Dr Brinkley, by whom, under the title of " Caustics," it was presented in 1824 to the Royal Irish Academy.
Christie Brinkley's quiet separation from her husband of 10 years, Peter Cook, exploded into media melodrama when rumors emerged that Cook had an affair with a then 18-year-old employee of his architecture firm.Advertisement
Cooks's relationship with Brinkley at the time of his involvement with Cole is unclear, though the two became engaged one month after Cole says she ended the affair.
One of the more high profile cases in the world of celebrity divorce is the split of serial bride Christie Brinkley and fourth husband, architect Peter Cook.
Brinkley was previously married to artist Jean-François Allaux from 1973 to 1981, singer Billy Joel from 1985 to 1994 and developer Richard Taubman from 1994 to 1995.
Christie Brinkley and Peter Cook - Your loved one cheats on you with a teenager, and the whole world finds out.
Model Christie Brinkley and her fourth husband, Peter Cook, have separated.Advertisement
Christie Brinkley has been having a rough go of it lately, what with the story of her philandering husband making the press rounds.
The Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue has seen many popular models before Beyonce, including Elle Macpherson, Tyra Banks, Heidi Klum, Rachel Hunter and Christie Brinkley.
Heidi Klum, Tyra Banks, Christie Brinkley and Kathy Ireland have all lent their fabulous faces and physiques to the pages.
Three other models, Christie Brinkley, Cheryl Tiegs and Daniela Pestova, were selected for the cover three times as well, with only Elle Macpherson besting them.
Many famous faces (and bodies) have graced the pages of the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition over the years, including Tyra Banks, Kathy Ireland, Christie Brinkley, Heidi Klum and tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams.Advertisement
Many models have won the prestigious and coveted cover page over the years, including Christie Brinkley in 1979, 1980, and 1981, and Kathy Ireland in 1989, 1992, and a trio shot with Elle Macpherson and Rachel Hunter in 1994.
In the 2000s, Joel has had a well publicized battle with alcoholism, twice entering rehab, once after driving drunk and crashing his car into ex-wife Christie Brinkley's home.