- Robert (James Lee),born 1929, Australian political leader: prime minister 1983–91.
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Examples from the Web for hawke
Hawke, ever the charmer, kicks things off with a compliment: I really like you guys.Coffee Talk with Ethan Hawke: On ‘Boyhood,’ Jennifer Lawrence, and Bill Clinton’s Urinal Exchange
December 27, 2014
“Somewhere early on in the scene where we go camping together, the young man that Ellar is now was born,” says Hawke.
“People always talk like we shot a bit of it once a year, but it was all random,” adds Hawke.
Hawke may be best known for movies, including Before Midnight which opened this summer to rave reviews.Ethan Hawke On His Murderous, Seductive Turn as Macbeth
November 23, 2013
Hawke considers it sort of like listening to your own voice on the answering machine—for two hours straight.Hawke Gets Gory
January 8, 2010
Now this Clara, I suspect, told Hawke everything that passed.
As I was passing behind Hawke's chair, he made a gesture to me to come near him.
They were plotting to do for Hawke, and wanted to know how far I might be trusted in the scheme.
And Hawke, catching up the spirit of the toast, seized his glass and drank it off.
And to my mind, it is a toss up which will make the girl the happier—Mackenzie or Hawke.The Cryptogram
William Murray Graydon
- Edward, 1st Baron. 1705–81, British admiral. He destroyed the French fleet in Quiberon Bay (1759), preventing a French invasion of England
- Robert (James Lee), known as Bob. Born 1929, Australian statesman; prime minister of Australia (1983–91)
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