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Moore,

city (1990 pop. 40,761), Cleveland co., central Okla., a suburb of Oklahoma City; settled 1889 as Verbeck, renamed Moore, inc. 1893. Its manufactures include lightning- and surge-protection equipment, packaging for foods, and auto parts. The city has grown significantly since the 1960s. In 1999 and again in 2013 parts of the city were devastated by EF5 tornadoes; the 1999 tornado had the highest wind speed (318 mph/512 km/h) recorded on earth.

Moore

1. Bobby. full name Robert Frederick Moore. 1941--93, English footballer, captain of the England team that won the World Cup in 1966
2. Dudley (Stuart John). 1935--2002, British actor, comedian, and musician noted for his comedy partnership (1960--73) with Peter Cook and such films as 10 (1979) and Arthur (1981)
3. George. 1852--1933, Irish novelist. His works include Esther Waters (1894) and The Brook Kerith (1916)
4. G(eorge) E(dward). 1873--1958, British philosopher, noted esp for his Principia Ethica (1903)
5. Gerald. 1899--1987, British pianist, noted as an accompanist esp to lieder singers
6. Henry. 1898--1986, British sculptor. His works are characterized by monumental organic forms and include the Madonna and Child (1943) at St Matthew's Church, Northampton
7. Sir John. 1761--1809, British general; commander of the British army (1808--09) in the Peninsular War: killed at Corunna
8. Marianne (Craig). 1887--1972, US poet: her works include Observations (1924) and Selected Poems (1935)
9. Thomas. 1779--1852, Irish poet, best known for Irish Melodies (1807--34)
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Twelve years later he has become one of only five Englishman to be selected 100 times - alongside Billy Wright, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Peter Shilton.
Having played alongside Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Jimmy Greaves, the former West Ham midfielder should have had more than enough anecdotes to enthral his audience.
But after their "The Tears Of A Clown" went #1 in 1970, Robinson announced to Miracles Claudette (his wife who had stopped touring but sang in the studio), Moore, Bobby Rogers and Ronnie White that he was going solo.
A trio of great players, England captain Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and goalkeeper Geoff Banks, provided the main strengths of manager Alf Ramsey's side.
Since then, there have been no Scottish footballing knighthoods, even though three England players, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and most recently Geoff Hurst have all been honoured.
He won eight caps, and his career highlight was a goal against England, whose side included Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Gordon Banks, at Cardiff during the 1970 Home Internationals.
He will become only the eighth player to join this exclusive club that includes Peter Shilton, David Beckham, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Billy Wright, Ashley Cole and Gerrard.
Among the 11 was Ashley Cole, who will become only the seventh England player to reach 100 caps at Wembley, following on from Peter Shilton, David Beckham, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Billy Wright and Steven Gerrard.
Cole will be the seventh player to reach the landmark providing he faces the Samba stars at Wembley next Wednesday, following on from Peter Shilton, David Beckham, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Billy Wright and Steven Gerrard, who reached the milestone in Sweden last November.
I played alongside three of the previous five men to reach a century of England caps - Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Billy Wright - while I also played against England's most-capped player Peter Shilton.
Barring injury, it means Gerrard will join Peter Shilton, David Beckham, Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton and Billy Wright in becoming England's sixth centurion.
Whatever else he did for the rest of his career, he would be remembered in the same breath as Bobby Moore, Bobby Charlton, Martin Johnson and Jonny Wilkinson, other heroes who have broken the mould.