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  1. Rhoda Jordan

    Rhoda Jordan born August 3, 1979 is an actor and screenwriter from Los Angeles, California , who has appeared in Never Die Alone with DMX rapper DMX , Aquanoids , and Death Factory film Death Factory with Tiffany Shepis . She is of African American and Filipino descent. Rhoda Jordan wrote the screenplay for and played a supporting role in the film Rule of Three , which had its world premiere in July 2008 at the Fantasia Festival , ref cite web url http www.fantasiafestival.com 2008 en news release.php?id 7 author Davis, M. title A Multitude of Guests at Fantasia Festival 2008 accessdate April 7, 2012 ref and its U.S. premiere in September 2008 at Fantastic Fest . ref cite web url http www.variety.com blog 1390000339 post 320033432.html author Jones, M. title Stalk Fantastic films online, for free work Variety.com date September 17, 2008 ref In 2011, Jordan produced a short film adaptation of Jack Ketchum s short story Mail Order. ref cite web url http www.fangoria.com index.php?option com content&view article&id 4536 qrule of threeq filmmakers serve up short adaptation of ketchums qmail orderq&catid 1 latest news&Itemid 167 author Zimmerman, Samuel title Rule of Three Filmmakers Serve Up Uhort Adaptation of Ketchum s Mail Order work Fangoria date May 19, 2011 accessdate April 7, 2012 ref Jordan is the sister of jazz guitarist Stanley Jordan and the wife of writer director Eric Shapiro . References reflist External links imdb 1128656 Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Jordan, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION DATE OF BIRTH August 3, 1979 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Jordan, Rhoda Category Living people Category 1979 births Category American actors ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Pritzker

    Rhoda Pritzker September 11, 1914&ndash December 23, 2007 was a United Kingdom British United States American philanthropist . She was a member of the Pritzker family , one of the wealthiest families in Chicago , through her marriage to lawyer and businessman , Jack Pritzker. ref name ct cite news first Sara last Olkon title Rhoda Pritzker 1914 2007, Altruist loved animals url http www.chicagotribune.com news local chi hed pritzker 31 dec31,0,4453236.story work Chicago Tribune publisher date 2007 12 31 accessdate 2008 01 14 ref The Pritzker family founded the Hyatt hotel chain during the 1950s. ref name ht cite news first Mark last Zaloudek title Philanthropist helped education and arts url http ... 2007 12 30 accessdate 2008 01 14 ref Personal life Rhoda Pritzker was born Rhoda Goldberg in 1914 ... entered the U.S. Navy as a lieutenant, junior grade during World War II. ref name ct Rhoda and Jack resided in Princeton, New Jersey , and Key West, Florida , during the war. ref name ct Rhoda volunteered ... Rhoda moved to Chicago with her husband following the end of World War II. Jack Pritzker resumed his career as a lawyer at his law firm, Pritzker and Pritzker. ref name ht Rhoda continued to work as a freelance .... The couple bought a winter home in Casey Key, Florida , in 1970. ref name ht Rhoda and Jack ... Rhoda Pritzker supported a wide array of causes and organizations as a philanthropist throughout her ... dormitory were named for Rhoda Pritzker after the Pritzker family s philanthropic foundation gave the college 2 million in her Rhoda s name. ref name ht Additionally, Pritzker served on the board ... ct Death Rhoda Pritzker died at her winter home in Casey Key, Florida , on December 23, 2007, at the age ... Pritzker, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION American journalist DATE OF BIRTH 1914 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH 2007 PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Pritzker, Rhoda Category 1914 births Category ... Category Pritzker family Rhoda Pritzker Category American journalists Category American reporters and correspondents ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Alani

    autobiography date February 2011 Rhoda Myra Alani October 2, 1964 is an American doctor. Biography She was born in Roslyn, New York on October 2, 1964, one of three children of Naim and Esperance Alani. ref cite web title Seventh Generation work Family Tree of the Baghdadi Hakham Rabbi Shimon Agassi 1852 1914 url http www.shimon agassi.com abbaeng aqwg19.htm accessdate 2011 05 13 ref Her father was a real estage agent and her mother an artist. ref name nyt19970824 Rhoda studied biochemistry at Binghamton University with a Chancellor s Scholars Award and full tuition board scholarship. Graduating Phi Beta Kappa from Binghamton, ref name nyt19970824 she attended the University of Michigan Medical School. The award of a Howard Hughes Medical Institute National Institutes of Health Research Scholarship allowed her to perform sponsored research at the National Cancer Institute in Bethesda, Maryland from 1988 1989. She graduated with a masters degree from the University of Michigan ref name nyt19970824 as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society with Distinction in Research. ref name bu20091112 cite news first Allison last Rubin date November 12, 2009 title new chief and chair of dermatology named at Boston Medical Center and Boston University School of Medicine publisher Boston University url http www.bu.edu phpbin news releases display.php?id 1970 accessdate 2011 05 13 ref Following .... ref name bu20091112 She the author of numerous scientific publications ref cite web title Rhoda M. Alani, Details der Publikationsliste work Scientific Commons url http en.scientificcommons.org rhoda ... is married to Dr. Philip A. Cole, ref name nyt19970824 cite news title Rhoda Alani and Philip Cole date August 24, 1997 work The New York Times url http www.nytimes.com 1997 08 24 style rhoda alani .... References reflist Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Alani, Rhoda M. ALTERNATIVE ... DEFAULTSORT Alani, Rhoda M. Category 1964 births Category American dermatologists Category Oncologists ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Bulter

    Rhoda Bulter July 15, 1929 1994 , Shetland literature Shetland author , is one of the best known Shetland poets of recent times. Her first poem was published in The New Shetlander in 1970, following which she became a prolific writer in the Shetland dialect. She was a frequent contributor to Radio Shetland , both reading her work and as one of the double act Tamar and Beenie with Mary Blance . Though she was primarily known as a poet, she had come to be a local celebrity through her regular contribution to Radio Shetland, her journalism and personal appearances. For various reasons, her literary legacy is as yet uncollected. Besides the four slim volumes of verse published in her lifetime Shaela ... a regular monthly column for Shetland Life magazine, the fictional Beenie s Diary . quotation Rhoda ... and the ultimate crime of nuclear war Rhoda Bulter never regarded land as a commodity. She saw ... quotation Rhoda Jernetta Ann Johnson was born on 15th July 1929 in Lerwick . Johnson she remained until ... clearly defined, and stronger. The eventual Rhoda emerged perceptive, honed in the years of parental ... of her pen. Rhoda s first published writing was in the pages of The New Shetlander the poem Fladdabister ... on scripts provided by herself, enriched us all Edward Thomason , introduction to Mindin Rhoda , Lerwick ... years a flood of poems has come from the pen of Rhoda Bulter. Her first collection, Shaela , appeared ... form her writings to date ... Rhoda Bulter is passionately attached to Shetland, its people and their native ... a person can have . Rhoda Bulter s memory is the fountain head of all her poetry a memory with the power ... Records on 9 December 2006 and featured recordings of Rhoda reading the following selection of her ... Da Gluff Aald Daa Da Trooker Why Hame Again Da Boags Spree It Source Shetlopedia page Rhoda Bulter Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Bulter, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION DATE OF BIRTH July 15, 1929 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH 1994 PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Bulter, Rhoda ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Griffis

    Infobox person name Rhoda Griffis image birth name birth date birth date and age 1965 1 9 birth place Raleigh, North Carolina , United States U.S. death date death place othername yearsactive 1986 present occupation Actress spouse website http www.rhodagriffis.com www.rhodagriffis.com Rhoda Griffis born January 9, 1965 is an United States American actress , perhaps best known for playing supporting roles both in independent film independent and mainstream films and television. Life and career Griffis attended the North Carolina School of the Arts , where she earned a BFA. She started acting in theatre at the age of seven. As an adult, she has played the roles of Lady MacBeth and Lady Anne and appeared in the stage plays Angels in America , Proof play Proof , Intimate Apparel , Collected Stories play Collected Stories , Dinner with Friends and Dark at the Top of the Stairs . Griffis first big screen film role was in the 1992 in film 1992 drama film Love Field film Love Field , where she played Jacqueline Kennedy , the former First Lady and widow of the assassinated President of the United States President John F. Kennedy . ref http www.filmreference.com film 62 Rhoda Griffis.html Film Reference ref Though her first role, her first movie role outside of theater was actually in the television movie A Mother s Right The Elizabeth Morgan Story , a biographical film about Elizabeth Morgan ... links http www.rhodagriffis.com Official Website imdb name id 0341421 name Rhoda Griffis Persondata NAME Rhoda Griffis ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION An American television and film actress DATE ... OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Griffis, Rhoda Category 1965 births Category American film actors Category ... Raleigh, North Carolina Category Place of birth missing living people de Rhoda Griffis eu Rhoda Griffis fr Rhoda Griffis id Rhoda Griffis it Rhoda Griffis lv Roda Grifisa hu Rhoda Griffis nl Rhoda Griffis sk Rhoda Griffisov ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Power

    Rhoda Dolores le Poer Power born 29 May 1890 in Altrincham , Cheshire , died 9 March 1957 in London , was a broadcaster and children s writer. Life and career The daughter of Philip Power born 1860 , a stockbroker, and Mabel Grindley, n e Clegg 1866 1903 , Rhoda Power and her sisters Eileen Power Eileen 1889 1940 , who became a historian, and Beryl 1891 1974 , who joined the civil service, were raised by their maternal grandfather and three aunts, after their father was convicted of fraud in 1892 and left his family, and their mother died in 1903. Rhoda attended Oxford High School Oxford Oxford High School , run by the Girls Day School Trust Girls Public Day School Trust , and then read modern languages and political economy at St. Andrews University in Scotland 1911 13 . ref Girton College Archive, Cambridge, UK, Personal Papers of Rhoda Power, GCPP Power, R. http janus.lib.cam.ac.uk db node.xsp?id EAD GBR 0271 GCPP 20Power, 20R . Accessed April 24, 2010. ref After a year in the United States, Power worked as a freelance journalist in several European countries. In 1917, she became governess to the daughter of a business family in Rostov on Don , Russia, where she became caught up in the October Revolution . An illness she caught there may have triggered the progressive deafness from which she began to suffer. Power started to write history books for children in the 1920s, with her sister Eileen and later independently. In 1927 she began a career as a broadcaster with the BBC ... an MBE for her work. ref Girton College Archive... ref Redcap Runs Away Rhoda Power s novel Redcap Runs ... of introductions to foreign countries were written by others and introduced by Rhoda Power. Sources ... of National Biography Anne Pimlott Baker, Power, Rhoda Dolores Le Poer 1890 1957 , first published ... Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Power, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION ... Power, Rhoda Category 1890 births Category 1957 deaths Category 19th century English people Category ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Billings

    Rhoda Bryan Billings born 1937 is an American lawyer and a former Judge justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court . Billings earned her law degree from Wake Forest University School of Law in 1966. She served four years as a state District Court judge 1968 1972 . Governor James G. Martin , a fellow Republican, appointed her to the North Carolina Supreme Court as an Associate Justice in 1985, after the resignation of Justice Earl Vaughn. When Chief Justice Joseph Branch retired, Martin then appointed her Chief Justice in 1986, making her the second woman to head the Court. ref cite news url http news.google.com newspapers?id jr0sAAAAIBAJ&sjid 4BMEAAAAIBAJ&pg 6603,685003&dq rhoda billings&hl en title Rhoda Billings Sworn In As State s New Chief Justice date 4 September 1986 work Star News Wilmington Morning Star page 3C accessdate 17 August 2010 ref She was defeated by James G. Exum in the election for chief justice in November of that year. Justice Billings became a law professor at Wake Forest University, retiring in 2003. ref http www.wfu.edu wfunews 2003 051903r.html WFU s retiring faculty recognized during commencement ref Today titled Professor Emeritus, Billings was named in 2008 to the National Committee on the Right to Counsel established by the Constitution Project of Georgetown University s Public Policy Institute and the National Legal Aid and Defender Association. ref http news.law.wfu.edu 2004 08 law school faculty news Law School Faculty News ref References Reflist http ncschs.net Billings Rhoda.aspx NC Supreme Court Historical Society s start s legal succession box before Joseph Branch title Chief Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court years 1986 after James G. Exum s end Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Billings, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION American judge DATE OF BIRTH 1937 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Billings, Rhoda Category Wake Forest University School of Law alumni Category Wake Forest ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Perry

    Infobox State Senator image name Rhoda Perry state senate Rhode Island district 3rd term start January 1991 preceded succeeded party Democratic Party United States Democratic birth date birth date and age 1943 7 16 birth place death date death place alma mater University of New Hampshire B.S. Lesley University M.S. profession Retired health care administrator part time teacher of English as a second language children Samuel and Alexander residence Providence, Rhode Island Rhoda Perry is a Democratic Party United States Democratic member of the Rhode Island Senate , representing the 3rd District Providence s East Side . Perry is the chairwoman of Senate Committee on Health & Human Services and a member, Senate Committee on Judiciary. Legislation Rhoda Perry was the first legislator in Rhode Island to attempt to change the prostitution law. In 2005 Senator Perry submitted a bill to change the prostitution law, but later withdrew her support for the bill stating I want to get at the source, not the poor woman who was being used in this way, ref AP http www.wtopnews.com index.php?nid 456&sid 567818 Working Girls Can Work Indoors ref After withdrawing her support for a prostitution law, Perry lobbied for and passed a Human Trafficking bill in 2007 ref L. Arditi http www.projo.com news content HUMAN TRAFFICKING 04 22 09 MNE45HP v74.3940712.html Hundreds Rally to End Sex Trafficking in Rhode Island ref and submitted another bill in 2009 to strengthen the previously passed law. ref L. Arditti http www.projo.com news content PROSTITUTION DIGEST24 06 24 09 08EQTKR v9.396a73a.html Senate votes on bill against trafficking ref In the documentary Happy Endings? , ref name IMDB IMDb title 1455623 ref Senator Perry explains how she changed her mentality on prostitution laws, wanting to address ..., Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION American politician DATE OF BIRTH 1943 07 16 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Perry, Rhoda Category Rhode Island State Senators Category ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Willis

    Rhoda Willis was a baby farmer convicted of murder . She was born in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear Sunderland in 1867. Willis was executed by hanging at Cardiff prison on August 14 1907, her 40th birthday. ref http query.nytimes.com mem archive free pdf?res FA0611FB345A1B7A93C0A81789D95F468285F9 TWO ARE CONDEMNED IN LONDON MURDER Mrs. Thompson and Her Paramour, Bywaters, Are Sentenced to Be Hanged.BOTH CRY AGAINST VERDICTWoman Collapses In Dock LondonQuestions Wheth... Bot generated title ref She was the only woman to be hanged in Wales in the 20th century and the last baby farmer to be executed. ref http books.google.co.uk books?id 16PPAAAAIAAJ&q hanged 22rhoda willis 22&dq hanged 22rhoda willis 22&hl en&ei lZdVTrC0DYfNsgbB2vmdDg&sa X&oi book result&ct result&resnum 2&ved 0CC8Q6AEwAQ Dead woman walking executed women ... Google Books Bot generated title ref ref http www.historytools.org babyfarming INTRODUCTION.pdf ref References Reflist Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Willis, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION English murderer DATE OF BIRTH 1867 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH 1907 PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Willis, Rhoda Category 1867 births Category 1907 deaths Category People from Sunderland, Tyne and Wear Category People convicted of murder by England and Wales Category People executed by England and Wales Category English people convicted of murder Category English murderers of children Category People executed by hanging Category English female murderers Category Executed English women Category 1907 in Wales ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Abbott

    Infobox person name Rhoda Mary Abbott image image size caption birth date Birth date 1873 1 14 birth place Aylesbury , Buckinghamshire death date Death date and age 1946 2 18 1873 1 14 death place London Rhoda Mary Abbott n e Hunt January 14, 1873 February 18, 1946 was a passenger on the RMS Titanic RMS Titanic . She was the only female passenger who went down with Sinking of the RMS Titanic the ship s sinking , and survived the ordeal. ref name dummies cite book last Spignesi first Stephen title The Titanic For Dummies year 2012 publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc. location New Jersey isbn 978 1 1181 7766 2 pages 113 url http books.google.nl books?id 280ryd86rewC&printsec frontcover&dq editions etAuRFqoNaMC&hl nl&sa X&ei ryOMT4TRFMOBOuuHnbEJ&ved 0CDAQ6AEwAA v onepage&q editions 3AetAuRFqoNaMC&f false ref Early life Abbott was born Rhoda Mary Hunt in Aylesbury , Buckinghamshire on January 14, 1873, the daughter of Joseph Hunt and his wife Sarah Green Hunt. ref name mystery cite web title The Mystery of Rhoda Abbott Revealed url http www.encyclopedia titanica.org rhoda abbott.html work encyclopedia titanica.org publisher Encyclopedia Titanica accessdate April 16, 2012 ref She grew up in Aylesbury, and spent her early adulthood in St Albans with her family, before moving to the United States in 1894. ref name mystery Upon her arrival in Providence, Rhode Island , she met London born middleweight champion Stanton Abbott, whom she married soon after in 1895. The couple had two children, Rossmore born February 21, 1896 and Eugene born March 31, 1899 . ref name profile cite web title Mrs Rhoda Mary Rosa Abbott n e Hunt url http www.encyclopedia titanica.org titanic survivor rhoda mary rosa abbott.html publisher Encyclopedia Titanica accessdate April 16, 2012 ref She settled as a housewife and mother, and was active at the local Grace Episcopal Church. In 1911, Abbott divorced from ... of hypertension on February 18, 1946, at the age of 73. References Reflist DEFAULTSORT Abbott, Rhoda ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Levine

    Rhoda Levine is an opera director, choreographer and a faculty member at several schools of music. Levine was born in New York, NY. She wrote the libretto for Opus Zoo by Luciano Berio and has also written children s books. She is the artistic director of Play It By Ear, an improvisational opera group. She is the recipient of the National Institute for Music Theater Award. She got her BA at Bard College . In the summer, she teaches at the John Duffy Composers Institute, in Norfolk, VA. Operas directed by Rhoda Levine Cape Town Opera Porgy and Bess South African premiere 1996 Chicago Opera Theatre Der Kaiser von Atlantis Victor Ullman Orpheus Descending World premiere Glimmerglass Opera The Good Soldier Schweik Lizzie Borden Rigoletto Little Women The Good Soldier s Schweik Kentucky Opera Susannah The Marriage of Figaro Nederlandse Opera Der Kaiser von Atlantis world premiere 1975 Viktor Ullman Le Nozze di Figaro 1986 Lulu The Good Soldier Schweik From the House of the Dead The Love for Three Oranges The Fantasticks Macbeth Of Mice and Men The Marriage of Figaro New York City Opera Medea directing debut, 1982 Of Mice and Men 1997 Little Women 2003 Lizzie Borden 1996 Rigoletto The Ballad of Baby Doe X The Life and Times of Malcolm X world premiere From the House of the Dead American premiere Die Soldaten Mathis der Maler 1995 Opera Omaha Wakonda s Dream Opera Theater of St. Louis Treemonisha La Boh me A Death in the Family 1986 Under the Double Moon World premiere San Diego Opera Madama Butterfly 1982 La Bom me 1985 Lucia di Lammermoor 1989 Of Mice and men 1999 Santa Fe Opera Figaro Further Productions at Belgium s Op ra National Scottish Opera San Francisco Opera Festival of the Two ... Rhoda Levine papers, 1952 2009 Music Division, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Levine, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION DATE OF BIRTH PLACE OF BIRTH New York, NY DATE OF DEATH PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Levine, Rhoda ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Dakar

    BLP sources date July 2010 Rhoda Dakar born 1959 is a United Kingdom British singer and musician, best known as the lead singer of The Bodysnatchers band The Bodysnatchers , who were signed to the 2 Tone record label. Career Dakar, born in Hampstead, London , joined The Bodysnatchers in 1979. Their first single was a double A side , Let s Do Rocksteady backed with Ruder Than You . It reached 22 in the UK Singles Chart . ref name British Hit Singles & Albums cite book first David last Roberts year 2006 title British Hit Singles & Albums edition 19th publisher Guinness World Records Limited location London isbn 1 904994 10 5 page 68 ref The band were invited to appear on Top of the Pops , to tour with The Selecter and to record a session for BBC Radio 1 Disc jockey DJ John Peel . Several members of the Bodysnatchers then left to form the Belle Stars . Dakar also collaborated with The Specials . Her duet with Terry Hall singer Terry Hall , I Can t Stand It , appeared on the album , More Specials . After The Specials announced their break up in 1981, Jerry Dammers formed a new band called The Special AKA , along with Dakar and John Bradbury. Their first single release, The Boiler song The Boiler reached 35 in the UK Singles Chart in 1982. ref name British Hit Singles & Albums 2 cite book first David last Roberts year 2006 title British Hit Singles & Albums edition 19th publisher Guinness World Records Limited location London isbn 1 904994 10 5 page 519 ref Dakar performed on The Special AKA album, In the Studio , which featured the United Kingdom UK Top 40 Top 10 hit single , Free ... Various Artists The Two Tone Story UK 16 July 1989 The Special AKA In The Studio UK 34 June 1984 Rhoda Dakar Cleaning In Another Woman s Kitchen November 2007 Rhoda Dakar & Nick Welsh Back To The Garage April 2009 References Reflist Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Dakar, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE ... Dakar, Rhoda Category Ska musicians Category British rock singers Category People from Hampstead ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Williams

    ending March 11, 2006. Online. November 27, 2007. http memory alpha.org en wiki Rhoda Williams Memory Alpha page for Rhoda Williams. Online. November 27, 2007. http galenet.galegroup.com servlet BioRC?vrsn 149&OP contains&locID 22396 largo&srchtp name&c 1&NA Rhoda Williams&ste 6&tbst prp&tab 8&docNum ... . NAME Williams, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION American actor DATE OF BIRTH July 19 ... , USA DEFAULTSORT Williams, Rhoda Category 1930 births Category 2006 deaths Category Actors from Denver, Colorado Category American voice actors fr Rhoda Williams ja ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Boyd

    orphan date April 2010 infobox person name Rhoda Boyd image image size alt caption birth name birth date 1748 birth place Cumberland County, Pennsylvania death date 1823 death place Tuscarawaras County, Ohio resting place Smiley Family Cemetery, Barr s Mill, Sugar Creek Township, Tuscarawas County, Ohio resting place coordinates coord LAT LONG display inline,title residence nationality Ulster Scots people Scots Irish ethnicity citizenship other names known for home town height weight religion spouse Thomas Robert Smiley children parents John Boyd, Nancy Urie relations signature signature alt website footnotes box width Early life and capture Rhoda Boyd was born in rural Cumberland County, Pennsylvania in 1748 to John Boyd, immigrant from Ulster and Nancy Urie, immigrant from Scotland. Rhoda and her siblings were captured by Lenape Delaware Indians on 10 Feb 1756. They killed her mother and youngest brother during the attack. Fates of family members Nancy Urie Boyd mother , killed after the attack infant, possibly George Boyd, killed in the attack John Boyd Sr. father , not present at the attack, escaped. He re married, and died in 1788. William Boyd, oldest son, with his father and not present for the raid, escaped. He was a blacksmith in Perry County, Pennsylvania . John Boyd, Jr., captured and adopted by the Delaware returned from the Delaware in later years to visit relatives ... ref Later life Taken captive at age eight, Rhoda lived with the Delaware for eight years, from the age ... en&ei 7vJHS TWG4 OM9 b1I8J&sa X&oi book result&ct result&resnum 1&ved 0CAkQ6AEwAA v onepage&q Rhoda ... Alfred A. Knopf, 1994 ref Rhoda Boyd was ransomed in Detroit in 1764 and taken back to the British ... there was a settlement of Christianized Delaware. Rhoda Boyd Smiley died there in 1823. References Reflist Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Boyd, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT ... OF DEATH Tuscarawaras County, Ohio DEFAULTSORT Boyd, Rhoda Category 1823 deaths Category 1748 births ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Broughton

    years . Rhoda Broughton never married, and some critics assume that a disappointed attachment was the impulse ... Rhoda Broughton name Rhoda Broughton http www.indiana.edu letrs vwwp vwwplib.pl? broughton Works at the Victorian ... . NAME Broughton, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION DATE OF BIRTH 29 November 1840 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH 5 June 1920 PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Broughton, Rhoda Category 1840 births ... 19th century women writers Category 20th century women writers cy Rhoda Broughton de Rhoda Broughton es Rhoda Broughton it Rhoda Broughton ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Jacobs

    Primary sources date January 2011 BLP sources date January 2011 Rhoda S. Jacobs born 1937 is an Politics of the United States American politician from the state of New York . A Democratic Party United States Democrat , she currently serves as a member of the New York State Assembly from the 42nd Assembly District in Brooklyn , which primarily includes the neighborhoods of Flatbush, Brooklyn Flatbush and Midwood . A Brooklyn native and a graduate of Brooklyn College Assemblywoman Jacobs was originally elected to the then 43rd District in 1978. Jacobs faced a difficult re election in 1982 after the New York State Assembly Assembly was redistricting redistricted in a reapportionment plan designed to increase African American and Hispanic representation in the Legislature . Jacobs ended up in the new 42nd District where she prevailed and has remained there ever since. She currently serves as the Assistant Speaker of the New York State Assembly . She previously served as Assistant Speaker Pro Tempore Pro Tem and Chairwoman of Majority Program Committee as well as the Social Services Committee. Positions that she occupied for two and twelve years respectively. In the past she has also served as the Chair of the Assembly Committee on Oversight, Analysis and Investigation and the Task Force on Food, Farm and Nutrition Policy. In 1997, Jacobs was appointed as Chairwoman of the Budget Conference Committee on Health and Human Services. In addition to these positions within the New York State Assembly Assembly , she has also served as an officer for the National Association of State Legislators and as an elected delegate to other national legislative bodies. See also New York State Assembly Flatbush, Brooklyn Flatbush Midwood References Reflist External links http www.uber.com 243635687 ... 1983 S end New York State Assembly Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Jacobs, Rhoda ... OF DEATH PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Jacobs, Rhoda S. Category Living people Category People from Brooklyn ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Alice Bloodworth

    Rhoda Alice Bloodworth 22 June 1889&ndash 23 December 1980 was a New Zealand labour activist, community worker and feminist. She was born in Skipton , Yorkshire , England on 22 June 1889. ref name DNZB Bloodworth DNZB title Rhoda Alice Bloodworth first Raewyn last Dalziel id 4b42 accessdate December 2011 ref References Reflist Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Bloodworth, Rhoda Alice ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION Labour activist, community worker, feminist DATE OF BIRTH 22 June 1889 PLACE OF BIRTH Skipton, Yorkshire, England DATE OF DEATH 23 December 1980 PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Bloodworth, Rhoda Alice Category 1889 births Category 1980 deaths Category New Zealand feminists Category Social workers Category New Zealand activists Category English emigrants to New Zealand Category People from Skipton NewZealand bio stub ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Haas Goldman

    Infobox person name Rhoda Haas Goldman image alt caption birth date 1924 Birth date YYYY MM DD birth place San Francisco, CA death date Death date and age 1996 2 17 YYYY MM DD death date then birth date death place nationality United States American other names known for Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fund occupation Philanthropist Rhoda Haas Goldman 1924 &ndash February 17, 1996 was an American philanthropist in San Francisco, California . She was the daughter of Walter A. Haas Walter Haas , and an heiress of the Levi Strauss fortune. She married Richard Goldman in 1946. The couple founded the Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fund in 1951, a foundation that has donated over 680 million to various organizations. ref cite news last Moore first Teresa title Rhoda Haas Goldman, Philanthropist, Dies at 71 url http articles.sfgate.com 1996 02 19 news 17768969 1 dianne feinstein s committee levi strauss rhoda haas goldman newspaper San Francisco Chronicle date February 19, 1996 ref ref name goldmanfund cite web url http www.goldmanfund.org html home home.html title Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fund publisher accessdate 6 January 2011 ref She was a major supporter of environmental causes and San Francisco arts organizations ref cite news last Rubenstein first Steve title Hundreds Mourn Rhoda Haas Goldman Family, friends remember philanthropist url http articles.sfgate.com 1996 02 22 news 17768762 1 douglas goldman goldman environmental prize rhoda haas goldman accessdate 6 January 2011 newspaper San Francisco Chronicle date 22 February 1996 ref and a co founder with her husband of the Goldman Environment Prize in 1990. ref name goldmanprize founders cite web url http www.goldmanprize.org aboutus founders title Founders publisher Goldman Environmental Prize accessdate 6 January 2011 ref References reflist Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Goldman, Rhoda Haas ALTERNATIVE NAMES ... PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Goldman, Rhoda Haas Category 1924 births Category 1996 deaths Category ...   more details



  1. List of Rhoda episodes

    The following is a listing of the 106 episodes of Rhoda aired during its run on CBS from September 9, 1974 to December 9, 1978 and the four episodes subsequently aired in Broadcast syndication syndication . Season 1 1974 1975 class wikitable Episode Number Episode Title Original Air Date 1 Joe September 9, 1974 2 You Can Go Home Again September 16, 1974 3 I ll Be Loving You, Sometimes September 23, 1974 4 Parents Day September 30, 1974 5 The Lady in Red October 7, 1974 6 Pop Goes the Question October 14, 1974 7 The Shower October 21, 1974 8 Rhoda s Wedding Part 1 October 28, 1974 9 Rhoda s Wedding Part 2 October 28, 1974 10 Honeymoon November 4, 1974 11 9 E is Available November 11, 1974 12 I m a Little Late, Folks November 18, 1974 13 Anything Wrong? November 25, 1974 14 S Wonderful December 2, 1974 15 Good Bye Charlie December 9, 1974 16 Guess What I Got You for the Holidays December 16, 1974 17 Whattaya Think It s There For? January 6, 1975 18 Not Made for Each Other January 13, 1975 ... Pains February 3, 1975 22 Windows by Rhoda February 10, 1975 23 A Nice Warm Rut February 24, 1975 ... Rhoda Meets the Ex Wife September 15, 1975 28 Ida s Doctor September 22, 1975 29 Mucho, Macho September ... December 8, 1975 40 If You Don t Tell Her, I Will December 29, 1975 41 Rhoda s Sellout January ... 25, 1976 56 An Elephant Never Forgets November 1, 1976 57 Rhoda Questions Her Life and Flies to Paris ... 23, 1977 67 The Ultimatum January 30, 1977 sup sup 68 Rhoda s Mystery Man February 6, 1977 69 ... October 30, 1977 79 Rhoda Likes Mike November 6, 1977 80 The Weekend November 13, 1977 81 Home Movies ... Anniversary January 29, 1978 88 The Jack Story February 5, 1978 89 Rhoda Cheats February 12, 1978 ... Anymore September 23, 1978 99 In Search of Martin September 30, 1978 100 Rhoda vs. Ida October 7 ... sup sup sup When Rhoda was cancelled by CBS in December 1978, four episodes remained unaired and were ... Rhoda ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Holmes Nicholls

    Orphan date November 2006 Rhoda Holmes Nicholls 1854 1930 was an United States American Watercolor painting water color painting painter , born in Coventry , England . She was a pupil of the Bloomsbury School of Art in London and won the Queen s scholarship, later studying in Rome under Cammerano and Vertunni. In 1884, after marrying in Sussex Burr H. Nicholls, she removed to the United States and eventually settled in New York City . Besides identifying herself prominently with the New York Water Color Club , Mrs. Nicholls became a member of the American Society of Miniature Painters and of the American Water Color Society and served as coeditor of Palette and Brush . Her work is strong, brilliant, and individual. Among the best examples are her Venice Venetian water colors and her illustrations for William Dean Howells Howells Venetian Life 1866 editions to 1907 . Four of her paintings are in the Boston Art Club and two in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Boston Museum . She received a gold medal at the Competitive Prize Fund Exhibit , New York, and various other awards. External links http www.artnet.com artist 12556 rhoda holmes nicholls.html artnet.com entry NIE http www.bostonartclub.com Boston Art Club Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Nicholls, Rhoda Holmes ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION DATE OF BIRTH 1854 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH 1938 PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Nicholls, Rhoda Holmes Category American people of English descent Category American painters Category 1854 births Category 1938 deaths Category Women painters Category Artists from New York City US painter 1850s stub ...   more details



  1. Rhona and Rhoda Wurtele

    refimprove date August 2009 Rhona and Rhoda Wurtele born January 21, 1922 are identical twins and Canada s women s skiing pioneers and champions of the 1940s and 1950s. Together they made up the entire 1948 Winter Olympics 1948 Olympic Women s Alpine team for Canada. The Wurtele twins were born in 1922 in the province of Quebec . They began skiing at age five when their father strapped two planks of wood onto their feet and pushed them out the front door which happened to be on top of Mount Royal in Montreal . The twins never stopped skiing. By age 11 they had skied off the senior ski jump on Mount Royal women still do not compete in Ski Jumping at the Olympic games . They were Canada s first women s Olympic alpine ski team and competed in Canada and the United States from 1942 to 1948 representing the Penguin Ski Club. They were married in a double ceremony in November of 1948. They continued to compete through to 1959 even after they had children. As soon as they began competing in 1942, they won almost every race they entered. Rhoda swept the Taschereau downhill at Mont Tremblant Quebec, winning by 24 seconds, bettering both the women and all the men in the competition. Rhona placed second among the women, ninth overall. World War II caused the cancellation of two Olympics in a row and the twins were finally able to compete at 1948 Winter Olympics the 1948 Olympics in St. Moritz , Switzerland. The two of them made up the entire Women s Alpine Team, but accidents during training and trials meant both left without medals. Despite their disappointments at the Olympics, the Wurtele ... Club was inducted into the Laurentian Ski Museum s Hall of Fame in 2005 Rhoda and Rhona were ... References reflist No Limits the Amazing Life Story of Rhona and Rhoda Wurtele, Canada s Olympian Skiing ... Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Wurtele, Rhona And Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION ... Wurtele, Rhona And Rhoda Category 1922 births Category Canadian skiers Category Living people ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Bubendey M�traux

    Dr. Rhoda Bubendey Metraux 1914&ndash 2003 , was a prominent anthropologist in the area of cross cultural studies, specializing in Haitian voodoo and the Iatmul of New Guinea. She collaborated with Alfred Metraux , on mutual studies of Voodoo in Haiti. During World War II , Dr. Metraux headed the section on German morale for the US Office of Strategic Services OSS . Rhoda Metraux was also an important professional and personal partner of Margaret Mead 1901&ndash 1978 . Together with Mead, she wrote several books and many articles on major issues from the 1950s to the late 1970s. As a contributing editor to Redbook Redbook magazine for well over a decade, both wrote many articles on contemporary issues that later formed the basis of a number of books including A Way of Seeing . Margaret Mead and Rhoda Metraux were in fact a close knit professional team whose work greatly influenced American anthropology in the late 20th century. They shared a house in Greenwich Village in New York from 1955 to 1966 and an apartment on Central Park West from 1966 to 1978. Obituary small by Dr. Wilton S. Dillon small Dr. Rhoda Metraux, a pioneer cultural anthropologist who worked in World War II to help the U.S. and allies understand themselves and their adversaries, died in Barton, Vermont November 26, 2003. She suffered from Alzheimer s disease . With the advent of U.S. and U.N. involvement in Afghanistan and Iraq, her work on national character is taking on contemporary significance by scholars and public servants interested in the application of the behavioral sciences to making foreign policy ... at women. Born Rhoda Bubendey in Brooklyn , N.Y. October 18, 1914 to a prominent German banking ... A Way of Seeing 1975 External links http davidmetraux.com daniel rhodametraux.html Dr. Rhoda Metraux Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Metraux, Rhoda ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION DATE OF BIRTH 1914 PLACE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH 2003 PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Metraux, Rhoda ...   more details



  1. Hamilton and Rhoda Littlefield House

    Infobox nrhp name Hamilton and Rhoda Littlefield House nrhp type image caption location 44 E. Oneida St., Oswego, New York lat degrees 43 lat minutes 27 lat seconds 25 lat direction N long degrees 76 long minutes 30 long seconds 16 long direction W coord display inline,title coord parameters region US type landmark locmapin New York built 1836 architect architecture Federal added February 26, 2002 area less than one acre governing body Private mpsub http pdfhost.focus.nps.gov docs NRHP Text 64500450.pdf Freedom Trail, Abolitionism, and African American Life in Central New York MPS refnum 02000051 ref name nris NRISref 2009a ref Hamilton and Rhoda Littlefield House is a historic home located at Oswego, New York Oswego in Oswego County, New York . It is a two story frame vernacular Federal architecture Federal style residence built about 1834 and remodeled in the 1920s. In 1853, Hamilton Littlefield sheltered one fugitive slave sent to him by Gerrit Smith s agent John B. and Lydia Edwards House John B. Edwards , and later sheltered 15 freedom seekers all at once. Therefore, the house is documented to have been used as a way station on the Underground Railroad . ref name nrhpinv ny cite web url http www.oprhp.state.ny.us hpimaging hp view.asp?GroupView 7207 title National Register of Historic Places Registration Hamilton and Rhoda Littlefield House date October 2000 accessdate 2009 12 01 author Helen M. Breitbeck publisher New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation See also cite web url http www.oprhp.state.ny.us hpimaging hp view.asp?GroupView 7213 title Accompanying five photos ref It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002. ref name nris References reflist DEFAULTSORT Littlefield, Hamilton and Rhoda, House National Register of Historic Places in New York Category Houses on the National Register of Historic Places in New York Category Houses completed in 1834 Category Houses in Oswego County, New York Category Houses on the Underground ...   more details



  1. Rhoda Fox Graves

    Rhoda Fox Graves July 2, 1877 January 25, 1950 was a suffragist , woman s rights activist, and early female Republican Party United States Republican party politician from St. Lawrence County, New York in the United States . ref name St. Lawrence County, NY Branch of the American Association of University Women cite web url http www.northnet.org stlawrenceaauw graves.htm title Rhoda Fox Graves year 1989 work Women of Courage publisher St. Lawrence County, NY Branch of the American Association of University Women accessdate 20 February 2010 ref Graves was the first woman to serve in the New York State Senate , the first woman to hold office in both the upper and lower legislative houses in New ..., retiring in 1948. Early life and education Rhoda Fox Graves was born on July 2, 1877, to Leander and Rhoda Burt Austin in Fowler, New York . Her mother died from medical complications from childbirth, and her father placed her with his friends, LaFayette and Rhoda Ann Shippee Fox. The Fox ... womens history graves.html title Rhoda Fox Graves date February 2005 work Women s History at Women ... location Canton, NY ref Rhoda Ann Shippee Fox, was born at Pikes Corners in Fowler on June 25, 1842. She was the daughter of Henry and Ann Lamb Shippee. In 1866 Rhoda Ann Shippee married Lafayette Fox. ref name Rhoda Fox, 98, Oldest Person In Town, Dies cite news url http www.shippy.info documents o00499.html title Rhoda Fox, 98, Oldest Person In Town, Dies date Dec. 11, 1940 work Tribune Press pages 1 accessdate 20 February 2010 location Gouverneur, N.Y ref Rhoda Fox grew up on the Fox family family ... articles rhoda RhodaFoxGraves01.pdf title Ex Senator Graves Succumbs in Florida, Stormy ... rhoda rhoda.html title Rhoda Fox Graves work The Gouverneur Museum accessdate 20 February 2010 ref ... Persondata Metadata see Wikipedia Persondata . NAME Graves, Rhoda Fox ALTERNATIVE NAMES SHORT DESCRIPTION ... PLACE OF DEATH DEFAULTSORT Graves, Rhoda Fox Categories Category American suffragists Category Members ...   more details



  1. Thad Jones / Mel Lewis Orchestra With Rhoda Scott

    Infobox album See Wikipedia WikiProject Albums Name Thad Jones Mel Lewis Orchestra With Rhoda Scott Type Album Artist Rhoda Scott , The Thad Jones Mel Lewis Orchestra Thad Jones Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra Cover WithRhodaScott ThadJonesMelLewis.jpg Released Recorded 1976 June, New York City Genre Jazz Length 35 12 original release Label Producer Reviews Last album This album Next album Misc Extra chronology Artist Rhoda Scott Type album Background Last album Ballades No.3 br 1975 This album Rhoda Scott in New York br 1976 Next album Rhoda Scott Kenny Clarke br 1977 Extra chronology Artist Thad Jones Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra Type album Background Last album New Life Jones Lewis album New Life br 1976 This album Thad Jones Mel Lewis Orchestra With Rhoda Scott br 1976 Next album Live in Munich Jones Lewis album Live in Munich br 1976 Extra album cover Upper caption Alternative cover title Type album Cover InNewYorkWithRhodaScott ThadJonesMelLewis.jpg Lower caption Thad Jones Mel Lewis Orchestra With Rhoda Scott aka Rhoda Scott in New York with the Thad Jones Mel Lewis Orchestra is a 1976 big band jazz album recorded by jazz organist Rhoda Scott with the The Thad Jones Mel Lewis Orchestra Thad Jones Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra and released on the Barclay France record label. Track listing LP record LP side A Mach 2 4 30 Tanikka 4 29 Rhoda Map Thad Jones Jones 5 00 R And R 4 14 LP side B Charlotte s Waltz 4 30 Walkin About 5 07 Take A Ladder 7 22 bonus tracks on later CD release li value 8 La La Solitude Pierre Delano Delano 4 22 Quand Je Monte Chez Toi Jean Broussolle Broussolle 3 58 all songs composed by Rhoda Scott except as noted Personnel Rhoda Scott hammond organ Thad Jones flugelhorn except track A1 Mel Lewis drums Harold Danko piano Bob Bowman bass Jerry Dodgion alto saxophone, flute Larry Schneider tenor saxophone, clarinet Greg Herbert tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet ... 2 Universal Jazz 0 602498 112069 http www.discogs.com Thad Jones Mel Lewis Orchestra With Rhoda Scott ...   more details




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