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Dahl

Roald . 1916--90, British writer with Norwegian parents, noted for his short stories and such children's books as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (1964)
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Mike Dahl was a record-setting Libertyville High School basketball player and a record-setting college All-American player, and was drafted by the NBAs Atlanta Hawks in 1969.
A resident of Libertyville for his first 18 years, Dahl was cut from the seventh-grade team at Highland Middle School.
To reflect Norwegians rapid growth in the UK, where it now flies 4 million UK passengers each year to more than 40 destinations, the airline has selected Roald Dahl as its first British tail fin hero.
Born in Cardiff in 1916 and of Norwegian descent, Roald Dahl perfectly captures the essence of Norwegians tailfin heroes.
WITH his 6ft 5in frame, large "wiggly" ears and huge hands it's easy to see how Wally Saunders was the inspiration for Roald Dahl's Big Friendly Giant.
It was a poignant final act of devotion from the gentle man, dubbed the real BFG, who spent many years by Dahl and his family's side.
Orlo and Donna Dahl of Redmond will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family gathering later this year.
The couple's children and their spouses are Bruce and Ruth Dahl and Julie and Billy Lindros, all of Eugene; and Lori and Jerry Capps of Coos Bay.
SOPHIE DAHL'S grandmother says she worries for the supermodel who is rumoured to be dating an actor 11 years her senior.
In a fairly robust exchange with his editor, documented in our archive, Roald Dahl refuses to change a sentence as doing so would mean, '...