Fiorello Henry La Guardia

n. (1882-1947) U.S. lawyer, member of the U.S. House of Representatives, mayor of New York City (1933-1945)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Fiorello H. La Guardia — Infobox Officeholder name = Fiorello Henry La Guardia caption = order = Mayor of New York City term start = January 1, 1934 term end = December 31, 1945 predecessor = John P. O Brien successor = William O Dwyer birth date = birth… …   Wikipedia

  • Fiorello Henry LaGuardia — LaGuardia Statue auf dem LaGuardia Place in Greenwich Village Fiorello Enrico „Henry“ LaGuardia (* …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fiorello Henry LaGuardia — n. Fiorello La Guardia (1882 1947), U.S. lawyer, member of the U.S. House of Representatives, mayor of New York City (1933 1945) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • LA GUARDIA, FIORELLO HENRY — (1882–1947), U.S. congressman and mayor of New York City. La Guardia, who was born in New York City to a mother of Jewish descent and an Italian father, was raised as a Protestant. At the age of 20, La Guardia was appointed U.S. consul in Fiume.… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • La Guardia,Fiorello Henry — La Guar·di·a (lə gwärʹdē ə), Fiorello Henry. Known as “the Little Flower.” 1882 1947. American politician who was a U.S. representative from New York (1917 1921 and 1923 1933) and mayor of New York City (1934 1945). * * * …   Universalium

  • La Guardia, Fiorello Henry — (1882 1947)    Fiorello La Guardia was born in New York City and raised in Arizona. His family went to Trieste, Italy, in 1898, and La Guardia worked for the United States consular service. From 1904 to 1906, he was acting consular agent in Fiume …   Historical Dictionary of the Roosevelt–Truman Era

  • Fiorello H. LaGuardia — Fiorello Henry LaGuardia LaGuardia Statue auf dem LaGuardia Place in Greenwich Village Fiorello Enrico „Henry“ LaGuardia (* …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fiorello La Guardia — Fiorello LaGuardia Pour les articles homonymes, voir LaGuardia. Fiorello Henry LaGuardia Fiorello Enrico LaGuardia, né le 11 décembre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fiorello H. LaGuardia — Fiorello LaGuardia Pour les articles homonymes, voir LaGuardia. Fiorello Henry LaGuardia Fiorello Enrico LaGuardia, né le 11 décembre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fiorello La Guardia — LaGuardia redirects here. For the airport, see LaGuardia Airport. For other meanings, see La Guardia. Fiorello La Guardia 99th Mayor of New York City In office January …   Wikipedia

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