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/ ˈkɛl i /
Ellsworth,born 1923, U.S. painter and sculptor.
Emmett (Leo),1898–1979, U.S. circus clown and pantomimist.
Eugene Cur·ran [kur-uh n, kuhr-] /ˈkɜr ən, ˈkʌr-/, Gene, 1912–96, U.S. dancer, choreographer, actor, and director.
George (Edward),1887–1974, U.S. playwright and actor.
Grace PatriciaPrincess Grace of Monaco, 1929–82, U.S. actress: married Prince Rainier III of Monaco 1956.
Walt,1913–73, U.S. cartoonist.
Also Kel·lie. a male or female given name.
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British Dictionary definitions for ellsworth kelly
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Gene, full name Eugene Curran Kelly. 1912–96, US dancer, choreographer, film actor, and director. His many films include An American in Paris (1951) and Singin' in the Rain (1952)
Grace. 1929–82, US film actress. Her films included High Noon (1952) and High Society (1956). She married Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1956 and died following a car crash
Ned. 1855–80, Australian horse and cattle thief and bushranger, active in Victoria: captured by the police and hanged
game as Ned Kelly or as game as Ned Kelly See game 1 (def. 25)
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