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Graham is a surname meaning grey house, grey armour and well health. It is the name of a famous family in Scotland, Clan Graham. (The 'h' is often silent, giving a pronunciation like 'grayum' or 'gram'.) A family name, or surname, is that part of a persons name that indicates to what family he or she belongs. ... Clan Graham is a Scottish clan who had territories in both the Scottish Highlands and Lowlands. ...


The original spelling, which has fallen into disuse outside Scotland and Australia, is Graeme. Motto (Latin) No one provokes me with impunity Wha daur meddle wi me?(Scots)1 Anthem (Multiple unofficial anthems) Scotlands location in Europe Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official languages English, Gaelic, Scots3 Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Queen Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Tony Blair MP  -  First Minister Jack McConnell...


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Graham (variant Graeme) is a given name: Graham is a surname, deriving from the Scottish Clan Graham, and may refer to Alasdair Graham (born 1929), Canadian politician, journalist, and businessman Alistair Graham (born 1942), British politician, Chairman of the Committee on Standards in Public Life Andrew Graham-Dixon (born 1956), British art historian and broadcaster for the...

Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922) Alexander Graham Bell (March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was a Scottish scientist, inventor, and innovator. ... Graeme Base is a successful Australian author and artist of children picture books that have been sold internationally. ... Graham Chapman (8 January 1941–4 October 1989) was an English comedian, actor, writer and physician. ... Monty Python, or The Pythons, is the collective name of the creators of Monty Python’s Flying Circus, a British television comedy sketch show that first aired on the BBC on 5 October 1969. ... Graham Colton Band Graham Colton is lead singer of Graham Colton Band. ... Kelly Brianne Clarkson (born April 24, 1982) is a Grammy Award-winning American singer and actress who has enjoyed success in the pop and rock music genres. ... Graham Coxon singing in the video to Blurs Tender Graham Coxon (born Graham Leslie Coxon on 12 March 1969, in Rinteln, West Germany) is an English singer-songwriter, best known as the former guitarist in the rock band Blur. ... Henry Graham Greene, OM, CH (October 2, 1904 – April 3, 1991) was a prolific English novelist, playwright, short story writer, travel writer and critic whose works explore the ambivalent moral and political issues of the modern world. ... Graham Alan Gooch (born July 23, 1953) is a former cricket captain for Essex and England. ... Norman Graham Hill, known as Graham Hill (February 15, 1929 - November 29, 1975) was an English racing driver and two-time Formula One World Champion. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from January 1, 1960 to December 31, 1969, inclusive. ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, inclusive. ... , 1969 Graham Kerr (born January 22, 1934 in London) is a famous cooking personality who gained fame through his cooking show The Galloping Gourmet. ... Graham McNamee (July 10, 1888 - May 9, 1942) was a pioneering broadcaster in American radio, the mediums most recognized national personality in its first commercial decade. ... The 1920s is a decade sometimes referred to as the Jazz Age or the Roaring Twenties, usually applied to America. ... The 1930s (years from 1930–1939) were described as an abrupt shift to more radical and conservative lifestyles, as countries were struggling to find a solution to the Great Depression, also known in Europe as the World Depression. ... Suggs Suggs (born Graham McPherson on 13 January 1961 in Hastings), is a British singer, best known as a vocalist of the popular second wave ska band, Madness. ... Madness are an English pop band that formed in 1976. ... Graham Nash on cover of his recording, Wild Tales, 1973 Graham William Nash (born February 2, 1942) is an English-born singer-songwriter known for his light tenor vocals and songwriting contributions in pop group The Hollies and folk-rock band Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, and as a photography collector... The Hollies The Hollies are a British rock and roll band formed in the early 1960s. ... Crosby, Stills, & Nash (sometimes known as Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young) is a pioneering folk rock/rock supergroup that formed out of the remnants of three 1960s bands the Buffalo Springfield, the Byrds, and the Hollies. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... A comedian, or comic, is an entertainer who amuses an audience by making them laugh. ...

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In the United States: Map of Antarctica Graham Land is that portion of the Antarctic Peninsula which lies north of a line joining Cape Jeremy and Cape Agassiz. ...

Graham is a town located in Nodaway County, Missouri. ... Graham is a city located in Alamance County, North Carolina. ... Graham is a city in Young County, Texas, USA. The population was 8,716 at the 2000 census. ... Graham is a census-designated place located in Pierce County, Washington. ... Graham County is located in the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... Graham County (standard abbreviation: GH) is a county located in the state of Kansas. ... Graham County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. ... Graham Township is a township located in Benton County, Minnesota. ... Graham Township is a township located in Clearfield County, Pennsylvania. ... Graham Lakes Township is a township located in Nobles County, Minnesota. ...

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Lindsey Graham - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1418 words)
Born in Central, South Carolina, Graham graduated from the University of South Carolina at Columbia with a B.A. in Psychology in 1977 and from its school of law with a J.D. in 1981, and eventually entered private practice as a lawyer.
In 1992, Senator Graham was elected to the South Carolina House of Representatives and in 1994 to the United States House of Representatives, where he quickly became powerful as a member of the Judiciary Committee during the impeachment of President Bill Clinton in 1998.
On May 23, 2005, Graham was one of the Gang of 14 senators to forge a compromise on the Democrats' use of the judicial filibuster, thus blocking the Republican leadership's attempt to implement the so-called "nuclear option".
Graham - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (610 words)
A Graham is a class of hill in Scotland.
Graham crackers are a kind of pastry, sweeter than most crackers but not within the range of what are in the United States of America generally termed cookies.
Graham flour, a type of flour similar to whole wheat flour.
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