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finch

(Encyclopedia) finch, common name for members of the Fringillidae, the largest family of birds (including over half the known species), found in most parts of the world except Australia…

Atticus Finch

Atticus Finch is the exemplary lawyer and father from the 1960 Harper Lee novel To Kill A Mockingbird. Thanks to the successful film version of the book (1962), the character is strongly associated…

Darwin's finches

(Encyclopedia) Darwin's finches or Galapagos finches gəlä´pəgōs˝ [key], species of small perching birds, constituting the subfamily Geospizinae of the tanager family…

Brewer's: Finch Lane

(London). So called from a family of consideration by the name of Finch or Finke. There was once a church in the lane called St. Benet Finke. There is an Irish saint named Finc, in Latin…

Finch, Peter

actorBirthplace: Kensington, EnglandBorn: 1916Died: 1977

Finch, Heneage

(Encyclopedia) Finch, Heneage: see Nottingham, Heneage Finch, 1st earl of .

Robert I

(Encyclopedia) Robert I (Robert the Magnificent), d. 1035, duke of Normandy (1027–35); father of William the Conqueror. He is often identified with the legendary Robert the Devil…