Bishop, Sir Henry Rowley

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Bishop, Sir Henry Rowley,

1786–1855, English operatic conductor, composer or arranger of 120 dramatic works. He is known today for a setting of Shakespeare's "Lo, here the gentle lark" and the melody of Home, Sweet Home from J. H. Payne's comic opera, Clari, or, The Maid of Milan (1823).
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As the first and only Canadian of African descent to receive the Victoria Cross--a military honour of major significance, Hall is an outstanding model of courage and dedication," said Henry Bishop, chief curator at Nova Scotia's Black Cultural Centre in a statement.
The first postmark was issued in 1661 by Henry Bishop and showed the day and the month of posting - to ensure carriers didn't loiter.
After a freelance spell, he joined Josh Gifford's stable for the 1974/75 season and Saturday's marvellous win follows successes like the Hennessy with Approaching, the SGB Chase with Henry Bishop and the SGB and Christmas Hurdles on Kybo.
Although he had ridden a few winners in the early months, it was pretty slow going until that double at Ascot just before Christmas on Kybo and Henry Bishop suddenly got the whole thing moving.
An inquest was held at King's Heath Police Station touching the death of Henry Bishop (52) labourer of Waterloo Road, King's Heath.
He was the son of Oswald Henry Bishop and his wife Rosetta Mary (nee Long).
Other big race wins came through Approaching (1978 Hennessy), Kybo (1978 SGB Hire Shop Hurdle & Christmas Hurdle), Henry Bishop (1980 SGB Chase) and Aldaniti (1981 Whitbread Trial Chase).
Since we began this company in 1984, we have been committed to the overall success of First Georgia Bank," said Henry Bishop, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of First Georgia.
2) Genna Pecorini, 7, wears a sorcerer's hat while waiting with her brother, Leo, 5, left, as Henry Bishop, 7, goes for the full wizard outfit while waiting with sister Madison, 6, outside Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.
Other big wins: Highland Wedding (1969 Eider Chase), Approaching (1978 Hennessy Cognac Gold Cup), Kybo (1978 SGB Hire Shop Hurdle, Christmas Hurdle), Henry Bishop (1980 SGB Chase), Aldaniti (1981 Whitbread Trial Chase))
We are excited that Henry Bishop will continue as Chairman of the bank's board which is remaining intact and that Mel Baxter, a 14-year First Georgia veteran, will continue to manage the bank's ongoing success as its President," said Tallent.