What is Bennett?

  • (noun): United States aviator who (with Richard E. Byrd) piloted the first flight over the North Pole (1890-1928).
    Synonyms: Floyd Bennett

Some articles on bennett:

Edwin Keppel Bennett - Biography
... Bennett was born at Wareham, Dorset, England, the son of Alfred Hockey Bennett, a confectioner, and his wife Emilie, née Keppel ... As Ramadge Student, 1921–1923, Bennett was the editor of the Caian, a College magazine during the Lent term of 1922 he delivered a lecture on ‘Poetry and ... Bennett resigned from the post of Senior Tutor in 1952, during his presidency of the College ...
Cornelius Bennett
... Cornelius O'Landa Bennett (born August 25, 1965) is a former American football linebacker who played for the Buffalo Bills from 1987 to 1995, Atlanta Falcons from 1996 to 1998, and the Indianapolis Colts from 1999 to ... Bennett was a five time Pro Bowler, being elected in 1988, and 1990–1993, and won the AFC Defensive Player of the Year award twice (1988 and 1991) ...
Cornelius Bennett - Professional Career
... first, then Tippett, and Bennett behind him ... Jets fullback Roger Vick, ranking the NFL's best pass rushers during the 1988 NFL season Bennett and the Colts were unable to come to an agreement ... Bennett was then dealt to the Bills from the Colts in a three way trade that also included Los Angeles Rams running back Eric Dickerson, and Bills running ...
Riceyman Steps - Background
... Arnold Bennett was a keen amateur sailor and it was while on sailing trips on the Solent he discovered a chaotic second-hand bookshop in Southampton ... Bennett also loved the Clerkenwell district of London which with its unpretentious working class life reminded him of his own origins in the Potteries ... Bennett's steps are "twenty in number.. ...
Bennett, British Columbia
... Bennett, British Columbia, Canada is an abandoned town next to Bennett Lake ... Today, Bennett is a stop on the White Pass and Yukon Route Railroad during the summer months ...

Famous quotes containing the word bennett:

    You involved me in a public scandal. I protested. You said, “Do your worst” and that’s precisely what I did.
    —Charles Bennett (b.1899)

    I want to feel the surging
    Of my sad people’s soul
    Hidden by a minstrel-smile.
    —Gwendolyn B. Bennett (1902–1981)

    Because her instinct has told her, or because she has been reliably informed, the faded virgin knows that the supreme joys are not for her; she knows by a process of the intellect; but she can feel her deprivation no more than the young mother can feel the hardship of the virgin’s lot.
    —Arnold Bennett (1867–1931)