Torrence


Torrence
/tawr"euhns, tor"-/, n.
(Frederic) Ridgely /rij"lee/, 1875-1950, U.S. poet, playwright, and editor.

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  • Torrence — is a surname, and may refer to:*David Torrence (1864–1951), Scottish born actor *Dean Torrence, (b. 1940), American singer, the Dean of 1960s singing group Jan and Dean *Ernest Torrence (1878–1933), Scottish actor *Gwen Torrence (b. 1965),… …   Wikipedia

  • Torrence — ist der Name folgender Personen: Ernest Torrence (1878–1933), schottisch US amerikanischer Schauspieler Gwen Torrence (* 1965), US amerikanische Leichtathletin und Olympiasiegerin Torrence ist eine Stadt im US Bundesstaat Mississippi Torrence.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Torrence —   [ tɔrəns ], Gwen, amerikanische Leichtathletin (Sprinterin), * Atlanta 12. 6. 1965; gewann bei den Olympischen Spielen 1992 die Goldmedaille über 200 m sowie mit der 4 x 100 m Staffel, bei den Olympischen Spielen 1996 errang sie mit der… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Torrence — /tawr euhns, tor /, n. (Frederic) Ridgely /rij lee/, 1875 1950, U.S. poet, playwright, and editor. * * * …   Universalium

  • Torrence Parsons — Torrence Douglas Parsons (1941 ndash;1987) was an American mathematician.He worked mainly in graph theory, and is known for introducing a graph theoretic view of pursuit evasion problems (Parsons 1976, 1978). He obtained his Ph.D. from Princeton… …   Wikipedia

  • Torrence, Ridgely — ▪ American poet and playwright in full  Frederic Ridgely Torrence  born Nov. 27, 1874, Xenia, Ohio, U.S. died Dec. 25, 1950, New York City       U.S. poet and playwright who wrote some of the first serious, accurate dramas of black life.… …   Universalium

  • Torrence, Ridgely — (1875 1950)    Born in Xenia, Ohio, as Frederick Ridgely Torrence, he was educated at Miami University and Princeton University. He worked as a librarian and editor after graduating, but spent most of his career writing poetry, books, and… …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • Nate Torrence — Born Nathan Andrew Torrence December 1, 1977 (1977 12 01) (age 33) Canton, Ohio, U.S. Occupation Actor Years active 2003–present …   Wikipedia

  • Nate Torrence — Nombre real Nate Torrence Nacimiento 1 de diciembre de 1977 (33 años) Canton, Ohio, U. S. Ocupación Actor …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ernest Torrence — Infobox actor bgcolour = silver name = Ernest Torrence imagesize = 200px caption = birthdate = June 26, 1878 location = Edinburgh, Scotland deathdate = death date and age|1933|5|13|1878|6|26 deathplace = New York birthname = Ernest Thayson… …   Wikipedia