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Sanford

(Encyclopedia) Sanford. 1 City (1990 pop. 32,387), seat of Seminole co., central Fla., on Lake Monroe and the St. Johns River; inc. 1877. It is an agricultural center where citrus fruit and vegetables ...

Gifford, Sanford Robinson

(Encyclopedia) Gifford, Sanford Robinson, 1823–80, American painter, b. Greenfield, N.Y. A major painter of the American movement known as luminism , Gifford, who was influenced by Thomas Cole ...

Brustein, Robert Sanford

(Encyclopedia) Brustein, Robert Sanford, 1927–, American educator and drama critic, b. New York City. As dean of the Yale Univ. Drama School (1966–78), he made it one of the major American training ground...

Weill, Sanford I.

(Encyclopedia) Weill, Sanford I. wīl [key], 1933–, American business executive, b. Brooklyn, N.Y. A graduate of Cornell (1955), Sandy Weill went to work for a New York brokerage house, and in 1960 helped ...

Dole, Sanford Ballard

(Encyclopedia) Dole, Sanford Ballard, 1844–1926, Hawaiian statesman, b. Honolulu, of American missionary parents. After education in the United States he returned to Hawaii and became prominent in public li...

Sanford Dole

Sanford Ballard Dole was the first governor of the Territory of Hawaii, a position he took after helping to overthrow of Queen Liliuokalani. Born in Honolulu to Christian missionary p…

Mark Sanford

Name at birth: Marshall Clement Sanford, Jr.Governor Mark Sanford's fame as a staunch opponent of wasteful government spending was eclipsed in June of 2009 by his brief disappearance f…

Terry Sanford 1998 Deaths

Terry SanfordAge: 80 as Governor of North Carolina, he lowered racial barriers in the 1960s. He later became a United States Senator and Presidential candidate. Died: April 18,…

Isabel Sanford 2004 Deaths

Isabel SanfordAge: 86 actress who won an Emmy Award for her role as Louise on The Jeffersons. She made her film debut in 1967's Guess Who's Coming to Dinner. Died: Los Angeles,…

Sanford Meisner Biography

Sanford Meisneracting teacherBorn: 8/31/1905Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York Meisner began his career in the idealistic Group Theater of the 1930s and started to teach acting in …