Frederick Moore Vinson

noun
United States jurist who served as chief justice of the Supreme Court (1890-1953)
Syn: ↑Vinson
Instance Hypernyms: ↑chief justice

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Frederick Moore Vinson — Porträt von F. M. Vinson im Finanzministerium Frederick (Fred) Moore Vinson (* 22. Januar 1890 in Lawrence County, Kentucky; † 8. September 1953 in Washington D.C.) war ein US amerikanischer d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Frederick M. Vinson — Porträt von F. M. Vinson im Finanzministerium Frederick (Fred) Moore Vinson (* 22. Januar 1890 in Lawrence County, Kentucky; † 8. September 1953 in Washington D.C.) war ein US amerikanischer d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vinson,Frederick Moore — Vin·son (vĭnʹsən), Frederick Moore. 1890 1953. American jurist who served as the chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (1946 1953). * * * …   Universalium

  • Vinson, Frederick Moore — (1890 1953)    Born in Louisa, Kentucky, Fred Vinson graduated from Center College, Danville, in 1911 and became a lawyer and city attorney in his hometown. After briefly serving in the army during World War I, he returned to law but was elected… …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Fred Moore Vinson — Porträt von F. M. Vinson im Finanzministerium Frederick (Fred) Moore Vinson (* 22. Januar 1890 in Lawrence County, Kentucky; † 8. September 1953 in Washington D.C.) war ein US amerikanischer d …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vinson, Fred M. — ▪ United States jurist in full  Frederick Moore Vinson   born Jan. 22, 1890, Louisa, Ky., U.S. died Sept. 8, 1953, Washington, D.C.  American lawyer and 13th chief justice of the United States, who was a vigorous supporter of a broad… …   Universalium

  • Vinson — noun United States jurist who served as chief justice of the Supreme Court (1890 1953) • Syn: ↑Frederick Moore Vinson • Instance Hypernyms: ↑chief justice …   Useful english dictionary

  • Frederick — /fred rik, euhr ik/, n. 1. a city in central Maryland. 27,557. 2. Also, Frederic. a male given name: from Germanic words meaning peace and ruler. * * * (as used in expressions) Ashton Sir Frederick William Mallandaine Frederick Austerlitz… …   Universalium

  • Frederick — (as used in expressions) Ashton, Sir Frederick (William Mallandaine) Frederick Austerlitz Attenborough, Sir David (Frederick) Banting, Sir Frederick Grant Birkenhead, Frederick Edwin Smith, 1 conde de Blanda, George (Frederick) Blunt, Anthony… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Moore — /moor, mawr, mohr/, n. 1. Archibald Lee (Archie), born 1916?, U.S. boxer. 2. Brian, born 1921, U.S. novelist. 3. Clement Clarke, 1779 1863, U.S. scholar and writer. 4. Douglas Stuart, 1893 1969, U.S. composer. 5. Eliakim Hastings /i luy euh kim/ …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.