Blair, John

Blair, John

(1732–1800) Supreme Court justice; born in Williamsburg, Va. He attended the Constitutional Convention (1787) and signed the U.S. Constitution. Known for his support of a strong national government, President Washington appointed him to the first U.S. Supreme Court (1789–96).
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Willie and Arthur joined rehearsals earlier this week and are no strangers to the stage, having previously performed alongside the likes of Lionel Blair, John Inman, Les Dennis and Amanda Holden to neigh"me just a few.
Willson illustrated major political figures including former prime ministers Tony Blair, John Major, Gordon Brown and Margaret Thatcher, as well as The Beatles and Sir Richard Branson.
The powerful, heartbreaking and uplifting stories of the second six-hour season have been written by Leah Purcell, Wayne Blair, John Bell, Adrian Russell Wills and the CTA Award-winning Steven McGregor, and will be directed by Wayne Blair, Leah Purcell, Rachel Perkins, Beck Cole and Adrian Russell Wills.
Brown, Tony and Cherie Blair, John and Norma Major and David Cameron with wife Samantha
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Mr Brown is in stark contrast to Tony Blair, John Major and Baroness Thatcher who built up multi-million pound fortunes after leaving No10.
It happened to Gordon Brown, Tony Blair, John Major and Margaret Thatcher.
Edinburgh have lost Alex Blair, John Houston and Andrew Turnbull to Scotland's Sevens team at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi.
She was the sister of the late Aurore Morel, Cecile Poulin, Alice Blair, John Croteau and Joseph Croteau.
It took Robin Hood, 51, eight years to get Gordon Brown, Tony Blair, John Major and Margaret Thatcher to autograph bottles of House of Commons Scotch.