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1. Diana. born 1944, US singer: lead vocalist (1961--69) with Motown group the Supremes, whose hits include "Baby Love" (1964). Her subsequent recordings include Lady Sings the Blues (film soundtrack, 1972), and Chain Reaction (1986)
2. Sir James Clark. 1800--62, British naval officer; explorer of the Arctic and Antarctic. He located the north magnetic pole (1831) and discovered the Ross Sea during an Antarctic voyage (1839--43)
3. his uncle, Sir John. 1777--1856, Scottish naval officer and Arctic explorer
4. Sir Ronald. 1857--1932, English bacteriologist, who discovered the transmission of malaria by mosquitoes: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1902
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an urban-type settlement in Volkovysk Raion, Grodno Oblast, Byelorussian SSR, 2 km from the Ross’ railroad station on the Volkovysk-Mosty line. Ross’ has a mixed-feed plant, a milk plant, and a plant producing silica brick. [22–920–11

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Ross, 22, and Jim have struck up a friendship with Landtrain driver Craig O'Brien during their rides around Stirling and were delighted when Craig suggested Ross should celebrate his birthday on board.
San Miguel, however, didn't need much of Ross as it easily handled the Aces, 119-107, in the PBA Commissioner's Cup Friday at Cuneta Astrodome.
While attending Eaton College in 1893, Ross patented his first straight-pull rifle--a design, he admitted, so complicated it never saw the light of day.
"I'm living the experience and also working with my clients to help them out," said Ross, president of Kulchin Ross Insurance Services LLC, a small agency in Tarzana with roughly 25 employees.
Ross was the great-great-granddaughter of John Ross, the longest-serving chief of the Cherokee Nation. Chief John Ross, according to The Smithsonian, "fought to preserve his nation from white settlers' incursions - and later was forced to lead his people along the march that became known as the Trail of Tears."
This comes over six months after Ross was suspended for an error related to United States President Donald Trump's former national security advisor, Micheal Flynn.
So Miss Ross suggested Sunetics, a low-level laser therapy that stimulates the hair follicles.
Ross Management Services will manage the community, and ROSS Renovation and Construction will oversee a renovation program.
These include Ross Video's broadcast and stadium solutions, 3D graphics, AR, virtual sets and media asset management solutions, which are tailored to help broadcasters keep sports fans engaged and captivated.
The Ross rifle was the brainchild of Sir Charles Ross and Sir Sam Hughes, who would serve as Minister of Militia and Defence from 1911 to 1916.
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