Colin luther Powell

Colin luther Powell
noun
United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff; later served as Secretary of State under President George W. Bush (born 1937)
Syn: ↑Powell, ↑Colin Powell
Instance Hypernyms: ↑general, ↑full general, ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader

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  • Colin Luther Powell — Colin Powell Pour les articles homonymes, voir Powell. Général Colin Powell Portrait officiel de Colin L. Powell …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Colin L. Powell — (2001) Colin Luther Powell (* 5. April 1937 in New York) ist ein ehemaliger General der US Army und Politiker. Von 1987 bis 1989 war er Nationaler Sicherheitsberater und anschließend von 1989 bis 1993 Vorsitzender der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Powell,Colin Luther — Powell, Colin Luther. Born 1937. American general who served as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1989 1996) and was influential in planning U.S. strategy during the Persian Gulf War. * * * …   Universalium

  • Powell, Colin Luther — ▪ 2002       On Jan. 20, 2001, the engaging former chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell whose leadership role in the 1991 Persian Gulf War had brought him to the attention of the American public was sworn in as U.S. secretary… …   Universalium

  • Powell, Colin (Luther) — born April 5, 1937, New York, N.Y., U.S. U.S. general and statesman. The son of Jamaican immigrants, he entered the U.S. Army after college and served in the Vietnam War (1962–63, 1968–69). After holding various posts in the Pentagon and… …   Universalium

  • Colin Powell — Colin L. Powell (2001) Colin Luther Powell (* 5. April 1937 in New York) ist ein ehemaliger General der US Army und Politiker. Von 1987 bis 1989 war er Nationaler Sicherheitsberater und anschließend von 1989 bis 1993 Vorsitzender der Joi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Powell — Powell, Cecil Frank Powell, Colin Luther * * * (as used in expressions) Baden Powell (de Gilwell), Robert Stephenson Smyth, 1 barón Hubble, Edwin P(owell) Lear, William Powell Powell, Adam Clayton, Jr. Powell, Anthony (Dymoke) Powell, Bud Earl… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Colin Powell — This article is about the American politician. For the English football (soccer) player, see Colin Powell (footballer). General Colin L. Powell KCB MSC …   Wikipedia

  • Colin Powell — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Powell. Colin Powell Portrait officiel de Colin L. Powell …   Wikipédia en Français

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