A twentieth-century American composer known for putting elements of jazz into the forms of classical music, such as the concerto. His works include Rhapsody in Blue, An American in Paris, and the music to the opera Porgy and Bess. Together with his brother, Ira Gershwin, he wrote many popular musical comedies.
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In 1992, Republican George H.W. Bush won the Asian-American vote by 24 points.
And with stand-ups, I remember liking George Carlin and Steve Martin.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
So then-President George H.W. Bush and other prominent Republicans endorsed Treen in the House runoff.
He lost his bid for a fourth term to George Pataki that year.
Adam Thierer is a senior research fellow with the Technology Policy Program at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB?|Adam Thierer, Christopher Koopman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cousin George's position is such a happy one, that conversation is to him a thing superfluous.
From the moment that he touches the magical little hand, cousin George is eclipsed.
A volcano broke out in the island of St. George, one of the Azores.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
She had never had this curiosity in relation to George Cannon--she had only wondered about his affairs with other women.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
As George Eliot says: “We get the fonder of our houses if they have a physiognomy of their own, as our friends have.”