Joseph Raymond McCarthy

noun
United States politician who unscrupulously accused many citizens of being Communists (1908-1957)
Syn: ↑McCarthy, ↑Joseph McCarthy
Instance Hypernyms: ↑politician, ↑politico, ↑pol, ↑political leader

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  • Joseph Raymond McCarthy — Joseph McCarthy Joseph Raymond McCarthy (* 14. November 1908 in Grand Chute, Wisconsin; † 2. Mai 1957 in Bethesda, Maryland) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker. Er gehörte der Republikanischen Partei a …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Joseph Raymond McCarthy — Joseph McCarthy Joseph Raymond McCarthy Sénateur senior, Wisconsin Période de mandat : 3 janvier 1947 – 2 mai 1957 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Joseph R. McCarthy — Joseph McCarthy Joseph Raymond McCarthy (* 14. November 1908 in Grand Chute, Wisconsin; † 2. Mai 1957 in Bethesda, Maryland) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker. Er gehörte der Republikanischen Partei a …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • McCarthy,Joseph Raymond — Mc·Car·thy (mə kärʹthē), Joseph Raymond. 1908 1957. American politician. A U.S. senator from Wisconsin (1947 1957), he presided over the permanent subcommittee on investigations and held public hearings in which he accused army officials, members …   Universalium

  • McCarthy, Joseph Raymond — (1908 1957)    Born on a farm near Appleton, Wisconsin, McCarthy left school at the age of 14 to raise poultry. When the business failed, he returned to high school, crammed four years of work into two terms, and entered Marquette University in… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • McCarthy, Joseph (Raymond) —  (1900–1957) U.S. senator notorious for a prolonged campaign against Communists during congressional hearings, known as the Army McCarthy hearings, in the 1950s …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • McCarthy, Joseph Raymond — ► (1908 57) Político y senador republicano estadounidense. Fue elegido presidente de los jóvenes demócratas en Wisconsin, y senador por Wisconsin en 1946 y 1952 …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Joseph MacCarthy — Joseph McCarthy Joseph Raymond McCarthy Sénateur senior, Wisconsin Période de mandat : 3 janvier 1947 – 2 mai 1957 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Joseph McCarthy — Senador de Estados Unidos por Wisconsin …   Wikipedia Español

  • Joseph McCarthy — Joseph Raymond McCarthy (* 14. November 1908 in Grand Chute, Wisconsin; † 2. Mai 1957 in Bethesda, Maryland) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker. Er gehörte der Republikanischen Partei an und wurde bekann …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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