Manley

Man·ley (mănʹlē), Michael. 1924-1997.
Jamaican socialist politician who served as prime minister (1972-1980 and 1989). A leader of the Jamaican trade union movement, he advocated Caribbean solidarity and worldwide redistribution of wealth.

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  • Manley — (spr. männlĭ), Marie M. dela Riviere, engl. Schriftstellerin, geb. um 1672 auf Jersey, gest. 1724 in London, war die Tochter des Sir Roger M., Gouverneurs von Guernsey, der früh starb und sie unter dem Schutz eines Verwandten ließ, der die… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Manley — m English: transferred use of the surname, which in most cases originated as a local name from places in Devon and Cheshire, so called from Old English (ge)mǣne common, shared + lēah wood or clearing. Its choice as a first name may well have been …   First names dictionary

  • Manley —   [ mænli], Gordon, britischer Geograph und Meteorologe, * Douglas (Isle of Man) 3. 1. 1902; 1948 64 Professor der Geographie an der Universität London (Bedford College), bis 1968 Professor of Environmental Sciences an der neuen Universität… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Manley — This interesting name is of Anglo Saxon origin and can be either a locational or a topographical surname. If locational, the name derives from one of the two places called Manley in Devonshire and Cheshire. The placename means the common wood ,… …   Surnames reference

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