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Denver

(Encyclopedia) Denver, city (1990 pop. 467,610), alt. 5,280 ft (1,609 m), state capital, coextensive with Denver co., N central Colo., on a plateau at the foot of the Front Range of the Rocky Mts., along the ...

Denver, University of

(Encyclopedia) Denver, University of, at Denver; coeducational; United Methodist; chartered 1864 and opened as Colorado Seminary by John Evans and others. In 1880 it was reorganized as the Univ. of Denver. It...

Denver, James William

(Encyclopedia) Denver, James William, 1817–92, American territorial governor, army officer, and congressman, b. Winchester, Va. He commanded a company of Missouri volunteers in the Mexican War, then went (1...

John Denver

Name at birth: Henry John Deutschendorf Jr.John Denver was popular in the 1970s as the writer and singer of upbeat folk/pop tunes like "Rocky Mountain High," "Take Me Home, Country Roa…

Bob Denver

Bob Denver played the hapless first mate Gilligan in the TV sitcom Gilligan's Island. The show featured "seven stranded castaways" making the best of life after they are shipwrecked o…

Denver International Airport

Denver, Colo.Designed in 1995 by Fentress Bradburn Architects photo by Carol M. Highsmith The American Institute of Architects and Harris Interactive selected Den…

John Denver 1997 Deaths

John Denver singer, songwriter, environmentalist, actor One of the most popular and successful recording artists of the 1970s, the clean-cut, all-American singer touched milli…

Denver, Colo.

Mayor: Michael B. Hancock (to July 2019) 2010 census population (rank): 600,158 (26); Male: 300,089 (50.5%); F…

Denver Pyle 1997 Deaths

Denver Pyleactor Though he appeared in several television series, such as Gunsmoke and Bonanza, Pyle will be remembered for his turn as the feisty, white-haired, white-bearde…

Bob Denver 2005 Deaths

Bob DenverAge: 70 actor who played Gilligan, the first mate of the S.S. Minnow on television's cult hit Gilligan's Island. He also played beatnik Maynard Krebs on The Many Live…