John Day

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Day, John,

1522–84, English printer. At his London shop Day designed and made type for himself, but not for sale. His types included musical notes and the first Anglo-Saxon type. He printed the first English book of church music (1560) and the first English edition of John Foxe's Book of Martyrs (1563), though not under that title (see Foxe, JohnFoxe, John,
1516–87, English clergyman, author of the noted Book of Martyrs. He early became a Protestant and, when Mary Tudor became queen, he fled from England to Strasbourg.
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). His edition of Euclid was the first English translation of that work. Day's printer's mark was a rising sun, a sleeper awakening, and the motto, "Arise, for it is Day."

Day, John,

1574?–1640?, English dramatist. Educated at Cambridge, he was one of Philip HensloweHenslowe, Philip
, c.1550–1616, English businessman and theatrical manager. Although he managed the Rose Theatre, Bankside, London, and the Fortune Theatre, Cripplegate, London, he is best remembered for his association with his son-in-law Edward Alleyn and the Admiral's
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's group of playwrights, collaborating with Thomas DekkerDekker, Thomas,
c,1570–1632, English dramatist and pamphleteer. Little is known of his life except that he frequently suffered from poverty and served several prison terms for debt. He began his literary career c.1598 working for Philip Henslowe.
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, Henry Chettle, and others. The allegorical masque The Parliament of Bees, which was written c.1607 (pub. 1641) is his only important work. His other plays include The Isle of Gulls (1606) and The Travels of Three English Brothers (1607).

See also: National Parks and Monuments (table)National Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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John Day,

river, 281 mi (452 km) long, rising in several branches in the Strawberry Mts., NE Oreg., and flowing W, then N to the Columbia River. Unnavigable, the river is used to irrigate vegetable farms. Within the river valley is the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument, containing well-preserved fossils of plants and animals as well as the striking Painted Hills and the cliffs of the Clarno Palisades (see National Parks and MonumentsNational Parks and Monuments

National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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, table).
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Commenting about the day, John said: "I was delighted to be asked to return to my school to open the pitch.
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On the same day, John 'Ginger' Dennistoun was born in Wimbledon.
Rangers players past and present, as well as Alfie Conn and Rangers captain on the day, John Greig, attended.
As an acclaimed photographer in his day, John Gay (London's Historic Railways, 1972) didn't make ordinary structures and people appear more dramatic, which is perhaps why Gay's work went out of fashion but is receiving attention again.
The new albumsees Glen adding his touch to classic hits by the likes of U2, Foo Fighters, TomPetty, Green Day, John Lennon and many more.
With each passing day, John Sununu's chances of holding on to his Senate seat improve.
The next day, John Suhrhoff of nearby San Rafael brought the handbag into the police station.