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Johnson

1. Earvin , known as Magic. born 1959, US basketball player
2. Eyvind . 1900--76, Swedish novelist and writer, whose novels include the Krilon trilogy (1941--43): joint winner of the Nobel prize for literature 1974
3. Martin. born 1970, English Rugby Union footballer; captain of the England team that won the World Cup in 2003.
4. Philip (Cortelyou). born 1906, US architect and writer; his buildings include the New York State Theater (1964) and the American Telephone and Telegraph building (1978--83), both in New York

Johnson

1. Amy 1903--41, British aviator, who made several record flights, including those to Australia (1930) and to Cape Town and back (1936)
2. Andrew 1808--75, US Democrat statesman who was elected vice president under the Republican Abraham Lincoln; 17th president of the US (1865--69), became president after Lincoln's assassination. His lenience towards the South after the American Civil War led to strong opposition from radical Republicans, who tried to impeach him
3. Jack 1878--1946, US boxer; world heavyweight champion (1908--15)
4. Lionel (Pigot) 1867--1902, British poet and critic, best known for his poems "Dark Angel" and "By the Statue of King Charles at Charing Cross"
5. Lyndon Baines known as LBJ. 1908--73, US Democrat statesman; 36th president of the US (1963--69). His administration carried the Civil Rights Acts of 1964 and 1965, but he lost popularity by increasing US involvement in the Vietnam war
6. Michael (Duane) born 1967, US athlete: world (1995) and Olympic (1996) 200- and 400-metre gold medallist
7. Robert ?1898--1937, US blues singer and guitarist
8. Samuel known as Dr. Johnson. 1709--84, British lexicographer, critic, and conversationalist, whose greatest works are his Dictionary (1755), his edition of Shakespeare (1765), and his Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets (1779--81). His fame, however, rests as much on Boswell's biography of him as on his literary output
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What: DFW AMA Member Only Summer Fun event with Amy Johnson and Scott Wede of Main Event
In an interesting aside, we hear Amy Johnson lament upon the deplorable state of British aviation technology compared to that of the United States.
Midge Gillies tells the compelling story in Amy Johnson -Queen of the Air (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, pounds 20).
It was Verling's fifth win of the season and Amy Johnson has provided four of those successes.
Arrivals: Amy Johnson, in 1936, after a record-breaking flight to Cape Town and back, Patrice Evra, left, <B34 today, and Andy Murray, 28 today
1930: Amy Johnson (pictured) left Croydon in Gypsy Moth ''Jason'' to become the first female to fly solo to Australia, arriving on May 24.
Q I'd like your advice about a letter from the aviation pioneer Amy Johnson, dated November 1, 1931.
Head of Shoosmiths' Colmore Row office, partner Jason Jackson, presented a cheque for pounds 6,450 to Promise Dreams' charity co-ordinator Amy Johnson.
1941: English aviator Amy Johnson, the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia in 1930, drowned in a mysterious accident over the Thames estuary.
SHE was an icon of her age, a lady in a man's world who more than matched her male contemporaries and who became a legend of the skies with her record breaking flights to Australia and South Africa - but how did Amy Johnson end up hitching a lift in an Evening Chronicle van?
But 173 pilots and eight engineers died including pioneer Amy Johnson.
The exhibition, by professional artists Julie Philpott and daughter Amy Johnson, entitled 'She', celebrates the diversity of women and how their lives affect the Earth.