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Isaac Merritt Singer

Isaac Merritt Singer was an inventor who founded the first company to mass produce sewing machines for household use. His rags-to-riches story began when he ran away from his New York home at the age …

Oscar Isaac

Name at birth: Oscar Isaac Hernandez EstradaStage and screen leading man Oscar Isaac is known for his intense dramatic performances, as well as for his role as fighter pilot Poe Dameron in Star Wars: …

The Fair Singer

The Fair Singer To make a final conquest of all me, Love did compose so sweet an Enemy, In whom both Beauties to my death agree, Joyning themselves in fatal Harmony; That while she with her Ey…

Brewer's: Sweet Singers

A puritanical sect in the reign of Charles II., etc., common in Edinburgh. They burnt all storybooks, ballads, romances, etc., denounced all unchaste words and actions, and even the printed…

The Wedding Singer

Director:Frank CoraciWriter:Tim HerlihyDirector of Photography:Tim SuhrstedtEditor:Tom LewisMusic:Teddy CastellucciProduction Designer:Perry Andelin BlakeProducers:Jack Giarraputo and Robert S…

Isaac

Reliable but not brilliant, Isaac plays an important torch-passing role between his father, Abraham, and son, Jacob, in the biblical book Genesis. As told in chapters 21-28, Isaac is born to the elde…

Brewer's: Isaac

A hedge-sparrow, a corruption of Chaucer's word, heisuagge. (Anglo-Saxon, heag, hedge; sugga, the sugga bird.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Isaac of YorkI…

Brewer's: Sweet Singer of Israel

King David (B.C. 1074-1001). Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Sweet SingersSweet A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z R…

William Singer MOORHEAD

MOORHEAD, William Singer, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa., April 8, 1923; attended Shady Side Academy; graduated from Phillips Andover Academy in 1…

Walt Whitman: The Singer in the Prison

The Singer in the Prison O sight of pity, shame and dole! O fearful thought—a convict soul.Part 1Rang the refrain along the hall, the prison, Rose to the roof, the vaults of hea…