Rogers


Rogers
Ro|gers, Buck
the main character in a US ↑comic who has many adventures in other parts of the ↑universe. The character has also been used in films and television programmes.
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Rogers, Ginger
(1911-95) a US dancer and film actress who made many ↑musical films, often with the dancer Fred Astaire. Her films include 42nd Street (1933) and Top Hat (1935).
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Rogers, Richard
(1933- ) a British ↑architect (=someone who designs buildings) , born in Italy. His buildings are very modern, and are famous for having pipes etc on the outside. He is especially known for his work on the Pompidou Centre in Paris and for buildings in London, especially the Lloyd's Building.
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Rogers, Roy
(1912-98) a US film and television actor and singer who usually appeared as a ↑cowboy. He is best known for the 1950s television programme The Roy Rogers Show, in which he appeared with his wife Dale Evans (1912-2001) and his horse Trigger. At the end of the programme they always sang the song Happy Trails to You.
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Rogers, Will
(1879-1935) a US humorous writer and performer. Rogers sometimes told jokes while spinning a ↑lasso (=a rope with one end tied in a circle) and often used jokes to criticize politicians. He was known for his short, clever, funny sayings, such as "I don't make jokes - I just watch the government and report the facts."

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  • Rogers — may refer to:Places;Canada *Rogers Island (Nunavut);United States *Rogers, Arkansas *Rogers, Minnesota *Rogers, Nebraska *Rogers, Ohio *Rogers, Virginia *Rogers City, Michigan *Rogers County, Oklahoma *Rogers Island (Connecticut) *Rogers Island… …   Wikipedia

  • Rogers — Rogers, NE U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 95 Housing Units (2000): 36 Land area (2000): 0.170061 sq. miles (0.440456 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.170061 sq. miles (0.440456 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Rogers — Rogers, Ginger * * * (as used in expressions) Brown, Joseph Rogers Clark, George Rogers Commons, John R(ogers) Hornsby, Rogers Prince Rogers Nelson Rogers, Carl R(ansom) Rogers, Fred (McFeely) Mr. Rogers Rogers, Ginger Rogers, Robert …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • ROGERS (R.) — Richard ROGERS (1933 ) L’architecture anglaise est dominée par deux créateurs à la sensibilité très différente qui forment les deux pôles du courant high tech: Norman Foster, discipliné à l’extrême, rigoureux comme un ingénieur et soucieux de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Rogers — ist ein englischer Familienname, siehe Rogers (Familienname) der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Rogers (Arkansas) Rogers (Kentucky) Rogers (Louisiana) Rogers (Minnesota) Rogers (Nebraska) Rogers (New Mexico) Rogers (North Dakota)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • ROGERS (G.) — Ginger ROGERS 1911 1995 Pour le public comme pour les historiens du cinéma, le nom de Ginger Rogers reste associé à la dizaine de films musicaux qu’elle tourna avec Fred Astaire, et qui firent d’elle une superstar des années 1930 et 1940. Mais… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Rogers TV — Création 1968 Propriétaire Rogers Media Langue anglais et …   Wikipédia en Français

  • ROGERS (C.) — ROGERS CARL (1902 1987) Né à Chicago, Carl Rogers, qui a attaché son nom à la pratique de la «non directivité», entreprit d’abord des études d’agronomie, puis s’intéressa à partir de 1928 à la psychothérapie des enfants et adolescents. Nommé en… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ROGERS (E. N.) — ROGERS ERNESTO N. (1909 1969) La carrière d’architecte d’Ernesto N. Rogers est associée à celle du groupe qu’il forme au début des années 1930 avec Gian Luigi Banfi, Ludovico Belgiojoso, Enrico Peressutti: B.B.P.R. (leurs initiales).… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Rogers —   [ rɔdʒəz],    1) Carl Ransom, amerikanischer Psychologe und Psychotherapeut, * Oak Park (Illinois) 8. 1. 1902, ✝ La Jolla (Calif.) 4. 2. 1987; Professor für Psychologie (1940 Ohio State University, 1945 Chicago, Illinois; 1957 Madison,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rogers, AR — U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 38829 Housing Units (2000): 14836 Land area (2000): 33.532191 sq. miles (86.847973 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.048139 sq. miles (0.124679 sq. km) Total area (2000): 33.580330 sq. miles (86.972652 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places