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Freeman and Charles Elton discovered by historical research that a breach of the conditions of the professorship had occurred, and Christ Church raised the endowment from Loo a year to £50o.
In 1738 John Elton traded between Astrakhan and the Persian port of Enzeli on the Caspian, and undertook to build a fleet for Nadir Shah.
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The house is considered to be the original of "Castlewood" in Thackeray's Esmond; the novelist was acquainted with the place through his friendship with the Rev. William Brookfield and his wife, the daughter of Sir Charles Elton of Clevedon Court.
from Elton station on the Peterborough branch of the London & North-Western railway.
ERASMUS DARWIN (1731-1802), English man of science and poet, was born at Elton, in Nottinghamshire, on the 12th of December 1731.
He accepted the rectory of Elton in Huntingdonshire, but soon after went again to the continent, in order to study the methods of the Roman Catholic Church; and after a prolonged mental struggle he joined the Roman Catholic communion in November 1845.
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Elton, Commons and Waste Lands; P. Vinogradoff, Villainage in England.
Over 300,000 tons of salt are extracted annually from the lakes, principally those of Baskunchak and Elton.
The names of Jonas Hanway and John Elton were honorably connected with this undertaking; and the former has left most valuable records of the time and cQuntry.
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Furthermore, the realignment of the Blackadder character to a figure of cunning guile was also a decision made by Elton.
Elton John has remained a close mentor to Ryan during his move to solo artist.
The stars turned out in force for Elton's annual celebrity bash last week.
Elton cherries) Yatton Chapel, [SMR 924] Situated in Chapel Farm, this simple Norman church has a wooden belfry.
billy Elliot - Victoria Palace Theater Musical of the film about mining town boy who wants to dance, with songs by Elton John.
Elton's openness extends beyond finance, into his emotional life, a place which, again, tradition demands we Britons keep discreet.
Elton John ends feud with George Michael (AP via Yahoo!
Passionate writing and courageous performance born out of anger, disillusionment, and an implacable hatred of Ben Elton.
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midwinter celebrations were punctuated by battery charging expeditions to keep " Elton's " pumps running.
pilloryen Elton's fans were fans of the Ben Elton pilloried in the tabloid press.
Elton John scooped the winners trophy with a heartfelt rendition of " Sorry Seems to be the Hardest Word " .
rival even the likes of Elton John.
If Ben Elton is the stadium rocker of the new musical theater scene, Niall Ashdown is the soulful indie band.
In 1977 tho when the norm was Elton John and Abba The Sex Pistols sounded very scary to the average public.
tinkle even got Elton John tinkling away on the piano.
whizzing away at Elton Lock's over geared paddles.
Elton John scooped the winners trophy with a heartfelt rendition of " Sorry Seems to be the Hardest Word ".
The act is fun and colorful with enough costume changes to rival even the likes of Elton John.
The bit where Elton is talking about when the spaceship crash landed in London.
It 's even got Elton John tinkling away on the piano.
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John Fleming whizzing away at Elton Lock 's over geared paddles.
Elton John vs. Ozzy Osbourne - Ozzy ate Elton's head, but got it stuck in his throat when he attempted to swallow it, as the Queen then had to give him the Heimlich Maneuver.
With that single, James became the first British singer to top the American charts since Sir Elton John in 1997.
Sir Elton John began his musical career as a pianist at the age of four.
Born as Reginald Kenneth Dwight in 1947 to a Royal Air Force musician, Elton began playing piano at the age of four-he was able to play any song by ear-and by the time he was 11, he had won a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music.
While Elton John's stage presence may make it seem like his life is problem free, that is not the case.
Elton John is an international proponent of gay rights and is a leading figure in the fight against AIDs.
He also set up the Elton John AIDs Foundation, which has become one of the largest AIDS nonprofit organizations in the world.
Elton is an epileptic, and in 1999, he was diagnosed with an irregular heartbeat and fitted with a pacemaker.
If the secret to true talent can be measured in longevity, Sir Elton Hercules John has more than met the qualifications of a musical genius.
Rod Stewart gave him the nickname of "Sharon", and Elton named Stewart "Phyllis".
Elton John married his long-time partner David Furnish in December, 2005.
He released a self-titled album in 2011, and has sung duets with notable musicians such as Sir Elton John and Leona Lewis.
In early 2006, Tom joined the ranks of Elton John and Mick Jagger by being knighted by Queen Elizabeth.
Timberlake can be seen in a number of music videos: for Elton John, Nelly Furtado, and Johnny Cash.
She received the highest number of votes following her performance of Elton John's "Circle of Life," and seemed destined to win.
Both Elton John and Barry Manilow found Hudson's performances to be flawless.
His resume includes working with Sir Elton John, Tina Turner and Michael Jackson.
According to People magazine, Grant, Sir Elton John, Kate Moss and Elle Macpherson, among roughly 250 others, were all in attendance at the public ceremony.
Janet Jackson, Bette Midler and Elton John are her favorite singers.
Elton John - He could be mentioned simply for his crazy glasses, but his outlandish outfits place him on this list as well.
Tadashi has fabricated clothing for celebrities like Elton John and Stevie Wonder; he has also served as the official designer of the Miss Universe Pageant on several occasions.
Elton John: The flashy Sir Elton John is known for his flamboyant shades.
Tom Cruise, Reese Witherspoon, Sylvester Stallone, Elton John and Cher area are all huge fans of Sama.
Other stars that are fans of Versace eyewear include Jessica Simpson, Elton John and Carmen Electra.
Besides Bowie, there was also Elton John, Slade and many others who used the clothing revolution of the late 1960s as a springboard to create their own unique styles.
Among Rock Hall's treasures are Slash's hat, Sly Stone's beaded vest, and the suit Elton John wore when he was enshrined in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Elton John, Donna Summers, and Patti LaBelle have all sung her praises and predicted she will have a very long career as an artist.
Think big, orchestral pop numbers with all the drama of a Broadway musical, but with a touch of irony - or Elton John with a sense of humor.
Ok, ok, this isn't THAT song, but I bet you're in an Elton John kind of mood right now, aren't you?
Well, as luck would have it, you can click the link above to download Rocket Man and two other digitally remastered Elton John number one hits.
Elton John's 2006 tour rocked San Jose on Sept 17th with a sensational blend of old and new.
Elton's music included more blues than expected as he displayed his virtuoso piano playing abilities.
Adding to the controversy over the lyrics was the fact that Elton John performed a duet with Eminem at the Grammys.
Elton John said he did not believe that Eminem is homophobic.
In the 6th week of the voting competition, Hudson received the most votes for a stirring rendition of The Circle of Life by Elton John.
Until 1997, when it was dethroned by Elton John's tribute to Princess Diana, Candle in the Wind 1997, We Are the World was the top selling pop single ever.
It was the top selling single in history until 1997, when Elton John's Princess Diana tribute Candle in the Wind 1997 was released.
Although Lloyd Webber continued to work on the idea, it didn't finally come together until 2007, when he began to collaborate with comedian and author Ben Elton.
Elton devised a synopsis for the musical that strayed substantially from the ideas Lloyd Webber and Forsyth had worked on.
Elton kept the Coney Island setting, but rather than introducing a whole new cast of characters, he returned to the original characters of the first stage production of Phantom and told their story approximately 10 years down the line.
Joel still tours frequently with friend Elton John.
In addition to his wedding business, Tutera is also an event planner with major league clients, including Elton John, Nancy Reagan, Al Gore and Barbara Walters.
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