Colin Powell

noun
United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff; later served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush (born 1937)
Syn: ↑Powell, ↑Colin luther Powell
Instance Hypernyms: ↑general, ↑full general, ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader

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  • Colin Powell — Colin L. Powell (2001) Colin Luther Powell (* 5. April 1937 in New York) ist ein ehemaliger General der US Army und Politiker. Von 1987 bis 1989 war er Nationaler Sicherheitsberater und anschließend von 1989 bis 1993 Vorsitzender der Joi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Colin Powell — (born 1937) retired United States General, United States Secretary of State (2001 )n. Colin Powell (born 1937), retired United States General, Secretary of State; family name …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Colin L. Powell — (2001) Colin Luther Powell (* 5. April 1937 in New York) ist ein ehemaliger General der US Army und Politiker. Von 1987 bis 1989 war er Nationaler Sicherheitsberater und anschließend von 1989 bis 1993 Vorsitzender der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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