Synonyms for knibbs or Related words with knibbs
Examples of "knibbs"
' son, John W.
III, also played football at Dartmouth.
was born in Sydney son of John Handley
, foreman, and his wife Ellen "née" Curthoys.
In October 2015, Lowe announced her engagement to company director James
. Lowe first met
when they sat opposite each other on a train ride to London.
Trophy Winners: 1981 (With Castleton Moor), 1984
1970-1971 Muskegon Mohawks, Darrel
, Leo P. Lamoureux Memorial Trophy Regular Season League's Leading Scorer
is a former elite rugby union player for Bristol Rugby.
In July 2015, Gawker writer Kate
discovered that her name was appearing in the byline of "Elite Daily" articles she hadn't written. When questioned about "Elite Daily"'s failure to authenticate the identity of the writer claiming to be
, "Elite Daily" communication director Sean Walsh responded, "This is the nature of a platform that accepts contributors." The matter was settled and
said once "Elite Daily" confirmed the veracity of her claims they acted in a "courteous" manner.
was a West Indian cricket umpire. He stood in two Test matches between 1930 and 1935.
John William "Billy"
, Jr. (November 8, 1880 – July 5, 1953) was an American football player and coach.
On 18 February 2007
was also named in The Sunday Times top 10 centres of time along with names such as Brian O'Driscoll and Simon Halliday by Bath rival Jeremy Guscott who described
as being "silky and absolutely superb" and whom admitted it was a "crying shame he never won an England cap".
joined the New South Wales Land Survey Department in 1877 and in January 1878 was appointed a licensed surveyor. In 1889
resigned to take up private practice as a surveyor, and in 1890 became lecturer in surveying at the University of Sydney.
was elected a member of the Royal Society of New South Wales in 1881, became a member of the council in 1894, from 1896 to 1906 was almost continuously honorary secretary, and in 1898-9 was president.
was also taking an active interest in other societies, and was president of the Institution of Surveyors at Sydney for four years in the period between 1892 and 1901, and president of the New South Wales branch and a member of the British Astronomical Association in 1897-8.
Lauren Jeska (born 1974) is a transgender fell runner from Lancaster who was convicted of the attempted murder of Ralph
, HR manager for UK Athletics.
had begun contributing papers to the Royal Society of New South Wales at an early age, at first on matters arising out of surveying, and then on problems of physics. In his presidential address delivered on 3 May 1899
showed that he had spent time studying mathematics. In 1902 and 1903, as a royal commissioner on education,
travelled through Europe and furnished a valuable report, which led to his being appointed Director of Technical Education for New South Wales in 1905. He was also in this year acting professor of physics at the University of Sydney.
In their first season in the top flight, Sphinx finished as runners up to Bloxwich Town after which Willie
took over as manager.
took Sphinx to the Endsleigh Challenge Cup Final in May 1999 where Sphinx lost out to Alveston in a match played at Villa Park.
reigned as manager for three and a half seasons before leaving for Racing Club Warwick but returned in 2001. Shortly after this, however, he was killed in a car accident returning from a cup game at Meir KA. The small covered stand at the ground (part seated, part standing) is named after him.
In 1984 England toured losing both test matches on tour. Of the players selected, only Ralph
of Bristol refused to tour for political reasons.
During World War I
was on the Royal Commission dealing with problems of trade and industry, and was a consulting member of the committee on munitions of war. In 1920
played a leading role at the British Empire Statistical Conference in London. In March 1921 he was made director of the newly founded Institute of Science and Industry, a forerunner to the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO). At the 1921 meeting of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science
was president of the Social and Statistical Science Section, and took as the subject of his address "Statistics in regard to World and Empire development". Two years later he was president of the association and spoke on "Science and its service to man".
resigned his directorship of the Institute of Science and Industry in 1926, and lived in retirement until his death of coronary vascular disease at Camberwell, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne, on 30 March 1929.
In 1906 the Commonwealth Bureau of Census and Statistics was created and
became its first director. He was the first Statistician for the commonwealth census in 1911.
In 2003 Paul Yeboah was the farm manager for the Abbott of Kristo Buase Benedictine Monastery in Ghana. Greg
was invited to come to the Monastery to assist in the redesigning of the farm using Permaculture practices to restore the soil to fertility. The soil was depleted from the use of synthetic chemical pollution. Yeboah met Greg
and they worked together to form the Ghana Permaculture Network which later became the Ghana Permaculture Institute.
The Erskineville Bootmaking School was one of a collection of trade schools established by the Sydney Technical College in the early years of the twentieth century. The schools had been recommended in the report of a Royal Commission into Education known as the
-Turner Report (1905), named after the two commissioners who had written it, George
and John William Turner. Among 231 recommendations, the establishment of trade schools for teaching technical education was one that was taken up.
Sir George Handley "The Knibb"
CMG (13 June 1858 – 30 March 1929) was an Australian scientist, the first Commonwealth Statistician and the first director of the Commonwealth Institute of Science and Industry, predecessor to the CSIRO.
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