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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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A neighbouring museum of contemporary art and exhibition space will be launched with works from leading artists and sculptors David Hockney, Anthony Gormley, Henry Moore, Francis Bacon and Bridget Riley under a scheme designed to take pieces from the national art collection out of storage and put them on show.
1) The incident and its longevity in terms of folklore are discussed in Andrew Moore, Francis De Groot.
It included the largest collection of African art in private hands, and works by such legendary artists as Jean-Michael Basquiat, Alexander Calder, Stuart Davis, Jean Dubuffet, Max Ernst, Red Grooms, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Ferdnand Leger, Richard Lindner, Jaques Lipchitz, Reginald Marsh, Henri Matisse, Joan Miro, Henry Moore, Francis Picabia, Pablo Picasso and Augeste Rodin.