Roy Wilkins

Roy Wilkins
United States civil rights leader (1901-1981)
Syn: ↑Wilkins

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  • Roy Wilkins — en 1968. Roy Wilkins (né le 30 août 1901 et mort le 8 septembre 1981) était un activiste américain du Mouvement des droits civiques, qui a milité essentiellement entre les années 1930 et les années 1970. Il était membre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Roy Wilkins Auditorium — The Roy Wilkins Auditorium is a 5,000 seat multi purpose arena in St. Paul, Minnesota. Designed by renowned African American municipal architect Clarence W. Wigington, it was built in 1932 as the St. Paul Auditorium, and was renamed for Roy… …   Wikipedia

  • Roy Wilkins (football player) — NFL player ImageWidth = 150px Name=Roy Wilkins |DateOfBirth=Birth date and age|1933|12|26|mf=y Birthplace= Murray County, GA DateOfDeath= College=Georgia number=83 Position=Linebacker DraftedYear=1957 DraftedRound=6 DraftedPick=64 Awards= Honors …   Wikipedia

  • Wilkins — or Wilkin is a name variant of William. It is of medieval origin taken from a diminutive version of William (in the hypocoristic form Will) with the suffix kin , meaning small, or little .People named Wilkin or Wilkins: Wilkins ** Andrew Wilkins… …   Wikipedia

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  • Wilkins — noun 1. Australian who was the first to explore the Arctic by airplane (1888 1958) • Syn: ↑George Hubert Wilkins • Instance Hypernyms: ↑explorer, ↑adventurer 2. English biochemist who helped discover the structure of DNA (1916 2004) • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Roy Rogers (actor) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Roy Rogers (actor) Roy Rogers y Dale Evans en la Ceremonia de los Oscar de 1989 Nombre real …   Wikipedia Español

  • Wilkins,Roy — Wilkins, Roy. 1901 1981. American civil rights leader. Long associated with the NAACP, he asserted that racial equality should be achieved through the democratic process. * * * …   Universalium

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