Born British Subjects

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British Airways - Corporate Affairs - Operations
... British Airways is the largest airline based in the United Kingdom in terms of fleet size, international flights, and international destinations and was, until ... a rival, low-cost carrier carried 44.5 million passengers that year, passing British Airways for the first time ... British Airways holds a United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority Type A Operating Licence, it is permitted to carry passengers, cargo, and mail on aircraft with 20 or more seats ...
British Airways
... British Airways (BA) is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom, based in Waterside, near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport ... The British Airways Board was established in 1971 to control the two nationalised airline corporations, BOAC and BEA, and two smaller, regional airlines, Cambrian. 31 March 1974, all four companies were merged to form British Airways ...
British
... The word British is an adjective referring in various ways to the United Kingdom, or the island of Great Britain, and its people ... Geography British Isles, an archipelago in north-western Europe British Islands, a legal term describing the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man, collectively British Commonwealth, an ... British nationality law, which governs the citizens of the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands and the British Crown dependencies Language British English, the forms of ...
Tonga - History
... noteworthy European visitors included James Cook (British Navy) in 1773, 1774, and 1777, Alessandro Malaspina (Spanish Navy) in 1793, the first London missionaries in 1797, and the Wesleyan Methodist Rev ... Tonga became a British-protected state under a Treaty of Friendship on 18 May 1900, when European settlers and rival Tongan chiefs tried to oust the second king ... Within the British Empire, which posted no higher permanent representative on Tonga than a British Consul (1901–1970), Tonga formed part of the British Western Pacific Territories (unde ...
Lists Of Presidents Of The United States By Place Of Birth - Presidents Born As British Subjects
... The following Presidents were born British subjects before the establishment of the United States George Washington John Adams Thomas Jefferson James Madison ...

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    It is not possible, for a poet, writing in any language, to protect himself from the tragic elements in human life.... [ellipsis in source] Illness, old age, and death—subjects as ancient as humanity—these are the subjects that the poet must speak of very nearly from the first moment that he begins to speak.
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    He that is born to be hanged shall never be drowned.
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    They have to prove their superiority every day. It’s their one tremendous weakness.
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