James Buchanan Brady

n. Diamond Jim Brady, James "Diamond Jim" Brady (1856-1917), American businessman and entrepreneur and philanthropist

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  • James Buchanan Brady — (um 1900) James Diamond Jim Buchanan Brady (* 12. August 1856 in New York City; † 13. April 1917 in Atlantic City, New Jersey) war ein US amerikanischer Wirtschaftsmanager, Unternehmer und Self made Millionär, der wegen seines Hangs zur… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • James Buchanan Brady — noun United States financier noted for his love of diamonds and his extravagant lifestyle (1856 1917) • Syn: ↑Brady, ↑Diamond Jim Brady, ↑Diamond Jim • Instance Hypernyms: ↑financier, ↑moneyman …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brady,James Buchanan — Bra·dy (brāʹdē), James Buchanan. Known as “Diamond Jim.” 1856 1917. American financier and philanthropist who gained his nickname because of his attraction to diamonds and his extravagant lifestyle. * * * …   Universalium

  • Brady, James Buchanan — ▪ American financier byname  Diamond Jim Brady   born Aug. 12, 1856, New York City died April 13, 1917, Atlantic City, N.J., U.S.       American financier and philanthropist, noted for his lavish lifestyle, fondness for ostentatious jewelry, and… …   Universalium

  • James Brady (disambiguation) — James Brady may refer to:* James Brady (born 1940), the White House Press Secretary who was shot alongside President Ronald Reagan * James Dennis Brady (1843 1900), American Civil War officer and U.S. Representative from Virginia * James Brady… …   Wikipedia

  • Brady — bezeichnet als Wortbestandteil von Fremdwörtern aus dem Griechischen: langsam (βραδύς), siehe Liste griechischer Wortstämme in deutschen Fremdwörtern Brady (Schlagzeug), Schlagzeughersteller Brady Corporation, ein internationales Unternehmen im… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Brady — [ thumb|The Brady Coat of Arms.] The name Brady in Ireland is derived from the Irish name Mac Bradaigh meaning spirited . So the anglicised form should be MacBrady, the prefix Mac, however, has seldom if ever been used in modern times; the modern …   Wikipedia

  • Brady — noun 1. United States pioneer photographer famous for his portraits; was the official Union photographer for the American Civil War (1823 1896) • Syn: ↑Mathew B. Brady • Instance Hypernyms: ↑photographer, ↑lensman 2. United States financier noted …   Useful english dictionary

  • James Addison Baker III — James Baker III. James Addison Baker III (* 28. April 1930 in Houston, Texas) ist ein US amerikanischer Politiker und Diplomat und war von 1989 bis 1992 Außenminister der Vereinigten Staaten unter Präsident George H. W. Bush …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Buchanan, James — born April 23, 1791, near Mercersburg, Pa., U.S. died June 1, 1868, near Lancaster 15th president of the U.S. (1857–61). He was admitted to the bar in 1812 and soon established a successful law practice. He was elected to the Pennsylvania… …   Universalium

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