Who is George Patterson of the Wellingtons?
George Patterson is the founder of the Wellingtons who came to Hollywood from Champaign-Urbana, Illinois in 1961. The group started as a quartette singing folk music and some pop. Their recorded their first album as a folk group for Kapp Records under the name, The Lincolns (They were all from Illinois). They later changed their name to The Wellingtons, were signed by Walt Disney for his recording label and recorded the theme song for Walt Disney's television show, Wonderful World of Color. (Found in The Music of Disney: A Legacy in Song). They were featured in several albums on Disneyland Records, The Theme song for Savage Sam, Folk Heroesl and Annette On Campus with the Wellingtons. The group changed and continued as a trio with Kirby Johnson, Ed Wade and George Patterson who kept the Wellingtons name The group was signed by Donald O'Connor and toured the U.S. with him for 6 1/2 years. They also toured with The Supremes and Stevie Wonder, and featured regulars on the TV show "Shindig." Their most famous contribution to show business trivia was singing the original theme song for Gilligan's Island and later writing the songs and appearing in the popular episode The Mosquito's. On that episode, George, was Bango (the tall one). He i now has a PH.D. in Counseling Psychology, is well known for his clinical work in treating chemical dependency and has a private practice in Toluca Lake, California. He is married with three grown children.
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Barry Patterson is a artist who uses healthy lifestyle as an inspiration for his art work.
About Lily Patterson . Lily Patterson is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Lily Patterson is Lewis Latimer (Black Americans of Achievement)..
Carly Patterson is the 2004 Olympic champion in gymnastics. She wen to the same gym Nastia Liukin went to who is the 2008 olympic champion.
Floyd Patterson (January 4, 1935 - May 11, 2006) was an American heavyweight boxing champion. At 21, Patterson became the youngest man to win the world heavyweight championship until Mike Tyson. He had a record of 55 wins 8 losses and 1 draw, with 40 wins by knockout. . Born into a poor family i…n Waco, North Carolina, Patterson was the youngest of eleven children and experienced an insular and troubled childhood. His family moved to Brooklyn, New York, where Floyd was a truant and petty thief. At age ten, he was sent to the Wiltwyck School for Boys, a reform school in upstate New York, which he credited with turning his life around. He stayed there for almost 2 years.. At age fourteen he started to box, trained by Cus D'Amato at his Gramercy Gym. Aged just 17, Patterson won the Gold medal in the 1952 Helsinki Olympics as a middleweight. 1952 turned out to be a good year for the young Patterson; in addition to Olympic gold Patterson won the National Amateur Middleweight Championship and New York Golden Gloves Middleweight championship.. By the 1950s, Patterson was a resident of Rockville Centre, New York.. Olympic Results . Defeated Omar Tebakka, points . Defeated Leonardus Jansen KO 1 . Defeated Stig Sjolin DQ 3 . Defeated Vassile Tita KO 1 . Patterson's amateur record over 44 fights was 40-4, with 37 knockouts.. Patterson carried his hands higher than most boxers, in front of his face. Sportswriters called Patterson's style a "peek-a-boo" stance.. Early Pro career . Patterson turned pro and steadily rose through the ranks, his only early defeat was an eight-round decision to former light heavyweight champion Joey Maxim on June 7, 1954, at the Eastern Parkway Arena in Brooklyn, New York. . Champion . Although Patterson fought around the light heavyweight limit for much of his early career, he and manager Cus D'Amato always had plans to fight for the heavyweight championship. In fact, D'Amato made these plans clear as early as 1954, when he told the press that Patterson was aiming for the heavyweight title.  However, when Rocky Marciano announced his retirement as heavyweight champion of the world on April 27, 1956, Patterson was ranked by Ring magazine as the top light heavyweight contender. At the time of Marciano's announcement, Jim Norris of the International Boxing Club stated that Patterson was one of the fighters who would take part in an elimination tournament to crown Marciano's successor. Ring then moved Patterson into the heavyweight rankings, at number five.  . After beating Tommy "Hurricane" Jackson in an elimination fight, Patterson faced light heavyweight champion Archie Moore on November 30, 1956, for the world heavyweight championship. He beat Moore by a knockout in five rounds, and became the youngest world heavyweight champion in history, at the age of 21 years and 10 months. As a result, he was the first Olympic gold medalist to win a heavyweight title.. After a series of defenses, Patterson met Ingemar Johansson of Sweden, in the first of three fights. Johansson triumphed over Patterson on June 26, 1959, with the referee Ruby Goldstein stopping the fight in the third round after the Swede had knocked Patterson down seven times. Johansson became that country's first world heavyweight champion, thus becoming a national hero in Sweden as the first European to defeat an American for the title since 1933.. Patterson knocked Johansson out in the fifth round of their rematch on June 20, 1960, with a left hook to become the first man to recover the world's undisputed heavyweight title. Johansson hit the canvas with a thud, out before he landed flat on his back. With blood trickling from his mouth, his glazed eyes staring up at the ring lights, and his left foot quivering, the Swede was counted out. Johansson lay unconscious for five minutes before he was placed on a stool brought into the ring. He was still dazed and unsteady fifteen minutes after the knockout as he was helped out of the ring. With this win, Patterson became the first man in the history of boxing to regain the world heavyweight championship.. A third fight between them was held on March 13, 1961, and while Johansson put Patterson on the floor, Patterson retained his title by a knockout in six to win a wild rubber match in which Patterson was decked twice and Johannson once in the first round.. Some of the more questionable opponents he faced as Champion, including 1960 Olympic Champion Pete Rademacher fighting in his first professional match, led to charges that Patterson was ducking number one contender Sonny Liston. Patterson, stung by the criticism, agreed to fight Liston.. After one more defense, Patterson lost his title on September 25, 1962, by a knockout in the first round to Liston. The two fighters were a marked contrast. In the ring, Liston's size and power proved too much for Patterson's guile and agility. Ten months later on July 22, 1963, Patterson attempted to become the first boxer ever to win the world's heavyweight title three times, but Liston once again knocked him out in the first round.. Following these defeats, Patterson went through a depression, often donning sunglasses and hats to disguise himself in public. However, he eventually recovered and began winning fights again, including victories over Eddie Machen and George Chuvalo. Patterson became the number one challenger for the title now held by Muhammad Ali. On November 22, 1965, in yet another attempt to be the first to win the world's heavyweight title three times, Patterson lost by technical knockout at the end of the 12th round.. Despite this loss, Patterson was still a legitimate contender. In 1966 he traveled to England and knocked out British boxer Henry Cooper in just four rounds at Wembley Stadium. In comparison, Ali never scored a knockdown against Cooper in two fights with the Britisher.. In September of 1969 he divorced his first wife Sandra Hicks Patterson. She wanted him to quit boxing. He was not ready to quit yet, he knew he could get another chance at the title.. The World Boxing Association staged an eight-man tournament to determine Ali's successor. Patterson lost a controversial twelve round decision to Jerry Quarry in 1967. Then Patterson, in a third and final attempt at winning the title a third time, lost a controversial fifteen-round referee's decision to Jimmy Ellis in Sweden despite breaking Ellis' nose. This fight also included a disputed Patterdown knockdown of Ellis.. Patterson went on, defeating Oscar Bonavena in a close fight over ten rounds in early 1972. However, a final defeat to Muhammad Ali in a rematch for the North American Boxing Federation heavyweight title on September 20, 1972, convinced Patterson to retire at the age of 37.. Retired life . In retirement, he and Johansson became good friends who flew across the Atlantic to visit each other every year, and he became chairman of the New York State Athletic Commission. He was also inducted into the International Boxing Hall Of Fame.. In 1982 and 1983 he ran the Stockholm Marathon together with Ingemar Johansson.. Patterson lived in New Paltz, New York for many years and was known as a true gentlemen around town. He was a Latin Rite Catholic convert and a member of the Knights of Columbus.. His adopted son, Tracy Harris Patterson, was a world champion boxer in the 1990s and was trained by Floyd during part of his career.. The New Paltz High School football field was named "Floyd Patterson Field" in 1985.. Death . Floyd Patterson suffered from Alzheimer's disease and prostate cancer and had been hospitalized for a week prior to his death. He died at home in New Paltz in 2006 at age 71. He is buried at New Paltz Rural Cemetery in New Paltz, Ulster County, New York. . (MORE)
Haywood Patterson who was a young black boy born in Elberton, Georgia in 1913 was only 14 years old when he was riding the rails looking for work. He was 18 years old when he rode the rails on a freight rain that was going to Alabama and he had his friend Eugene Williams and Roy and Andy Wright. Hay…wood Patterson admitted that he was the one who fought with white hobos who tried to force them off the train, but the charge against him was rape. The first trial with 9 Scottsboro defendants were tried in groups. On March 19033 he faced Judge James Horton of the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. The trials ended in the death penalty, but the judge set it aside and the second trial Judge William Callahan also resulted in a death penalty. Unfortunately the filing deadlines were missed and Patterson lost his right to appeal. Fortunately the U.S. Supreme Court realized the two cases were interrelated and the lower courts were asked to re look at the Patterson case. During this time Patterson spent time in prison and relied on a knife he had made to help survive in prison. Although well liked he did have enemies and had to stave off rape from fellow prisoners. On Feb. 1941 a guard paid one of Patterson's friends to kill him and that friend stabbed Patterson 20 times puncturing a lung, but Patterson survived. He was then transferred to Kilby Prison to work on the prison farm. In 1948 he was successful re a prison break and escaped to Detroit, but was caught soon after by the FBI, but the governor of Michigan refused to allow him to be extradited to Alabama. Patterson was still in Detroit and although he could barely read or write he worked with journalist Earl Conrad to write his autobiography 'Scottsboro Boy' published in June 1950. In December 1950 Patterson was arrested after a fight in a bar resulting in a stabbing death. It was hung jury re the first trial, but the second trail was deemed a mistrial. After the third trial Patterson was convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to 6 to 15 years, but only served one year as he died of cancer in jail on August 24, 1952. (MORE)
Only the most awesome authors in history. His second book Maximum Ride is turning into a movie.
Was an activist and political leader in Harlem and NY and also the first African American deputy governor of New York. He is presently the father of the present Govenor David Paterson. Actually Basil's last name has only one "t" in it not two, so the question at the top is spelled incorrectly. It s…hould read "Who is Basil A. Paterson?" (MORE)
Driving -- allow about 8-9 hours, flying is not too expensive and takes about an hour, or there's also a train that runs daily (takes about 12 hours)
Wellington, New Zealand is a large area, so several postal codesare necessary. One of the most popular postal codes is 6001.
Wellington is the capital city of New Zealand. It is situated on the southwestern tip of the country's North Island, and lies between Cook Strait and the Rimutaka Range.
\n. \nWellington Is The Capital City Of New Zealand, and also second Largest city in New Zealand Auckland is the biggest.\n. ) .
The Beehive is actually the Home of the New Zealand Parliament. It is named the beehive as it resembles one.
There are three ancient towns called Wellington, located in Shropshire, Hereford and Somerset. The Old English Weolintun was recorded in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicles for the year 904, and referred to the Somerset town. It appears to mean 'the town of the people living by the temple clearing'. Th…e Duke of Wellington took his title from the Somerset town. The boot was named after the Duke. Wellington NZ was named after Wellington, Somerset. (MORE)
I can't believe you don't know who Carly Patterson is! =0 Anyways, Carly Patterson is a famous gymnast who got a gold medal in all around at the 2004 Olympics. So that's why she is so famous! And trust me, I'm a gymnast in Dream Gymnastics in Houston Texas. I also have been in Karoly's camp!
Well, if you're talking about Wellington Kansas, aka "Hellhole" the population is about 3,000 to 5,000. If you're talking about Wellington, New Zealand, at June 2007, the population of Wellington city was estimated to be 190,500. About 460,000 people live in the (greater) Wellington region . T…he Wellington region contains 11.1% of New Zealand's population. (MORE)
No Duke of Wellington has been royalty. You mean either peers or nobility. I've most often seen the following form: Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Which, by the way, is how Wikipedia sorts the Iron Duke.
BenPatterson is the author of the " Dangerous Haul " sci-fi book series: Trembling in the Balance , The Way Home , A Time for Trouble , A World of Hurt , and The Providence Chronicles . He has also written: The Guardians , and Cool Reign . He is a Christian, father of eight, and husband of t…wenty-two years. (MORE)
robbert Patterson is currently datin non-famous jess west close to were robbert lives in London.
Rubber boots, similar to riding boots, but made from rubber and designed to keep you dry when walking in wet weather. Named Wellingtons after the Duke of Wellington - who first wore them.
The first Duke of Wellington instructed his shoemaker, Hoby of St. James' Street, London, to modify the 18th century Hessian boot. The resulting new boot designed in soft calfskin leather had the trim removed and was cut more closely around the leg. The heels were low cut, stacked around an inch, an…d the boot stopped at mid-calf. It was hard wearing for battle yet comfortable for the evening. The Iron Duke didn't know what he'd started-the boot was dubbed the Wellington and the name has stuck ever since. The Duke can be seen wearing the boots, which are tasseled, in an 1815 portrait by James Lonsdale. (MORE)
Robert Pattinson, is the actor of twilight, playing a vampire who falls in love. He also plays Cedric Diggory, in harry potter and the goblet of fire. Excuse me but I have to ask "Did you mean to land on Earth or were you aiming for a different planet"? There are several people with the name R…obert Patterson, the most recent one is an acting teacher in nyc, former student of Meisner. (MORE)
Wellington fudge is a delicious chocolate pudding cooked in a very sweet chocolate fudge sauce.
FIT yes he is and you have spelt Robert PATTINSON wrong and yes he is really dating co-star Kristen Stewart xx
Nakalya Wellington is a girl that goes to my school and is cool! She has a crush on a guy named Gavim so that's who she is
Noun: person (possibly place or thing); +Guitarist for the melodic death metal band Unspoken Triumph, founded in 1988. by Jonathan, Ethan, and Himself. (all classmates and bff's.) and future drummer for the epic 80's hair metal band, Falcon. +Started going to school at PLC in 2009. And becam…e Jen Ponder's best friend. (Search"Who is Jen Ponder?" for further info.) +Was once a Norse god, but got tired of that gig and kicked Odin in the nuts and was like "you can shove this job, I'm done!" and began playing the lute.. skin lute. Verb; (used in a sentence). "Holy feces, did you just see that dude?" "No, bro. I didn't what was he doing?" "He was doing the Derek Patterson. Look at those SWEEPS!" "..dang." (MORE)
Jacob Patterson?!?!?!. You must be kidding!!!!!. Robert Padderson or Jacob Black. One werewolf(fiction) and an actor in twilight(Edward Cullen)
Also know as wellies. gumboots, topboots, or rainboots, they are named after Arthur Wellesley, the 1st Duke of Wellington
Yes, he was (all the Dukes of Wellington, right up to and including the current, living members of the family, were/are related to the first Duke).
Well wellington is in new zealand and new zealand's not a continent or part of a continent
Well.. no. For one, Robert is British. & for two, it's Robert Pattinson, not patterson.
T h e P opulation of Wellington is thaad its the Capital City of NZ! aswiipes!:) lols
Napoleon was the Emperor of France and the head of the French Army at Waterloo. The Duke of Wellington was Arthur Wellesley the leader of the UK forces of the Seventh Coalition at Waterloo.
No relation. Many children during the 1st Duke's lifetime, and thenagain for some time around and after his death, were named'Arthur', 'Wellesley', 'Wesley', 'Wellington', and variouscombinations of these names in his honour. It was simply popular inthose days (much as it still is today) to name bab…ies after'celebrities' and national heroes. (MORE)
I take it that you want the lat and long of Wellington, but there are many cities and towns of that name round the world. Choose the one from a list.
Because the Beehive is the New Zealand's house of Parliament. It is in Wellington because Wellington is New Zealand's capital city. Wellington is New Zealand's capital city because it is half way between Christchurch and Auckland. I hope that answers your question. Have a nice day.
Wellington is a village in Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. As of 2006, the village had a population of 55,584 according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
A "Patterson" is not a defined term in science. It may refer to the "Patterson Power Cell", which is a debunked form of cold fusion.
Wellington special is an English Pale Ale beer made by WellingtonCounty Brewery, a brewery in Guelph , Ontario.
Barry Patterson is an artist and illustrator. He was born in 1964in Widnes, United Kingdom.
George Patterson has: Played City Marshal Henry in "BBC Sunday-Night Theatre" in 1950. Performed in "Paul Temple Returns" in 1952. Played Townsman in "Backlash" in 1956. Played Prison Governor in "Armchair Theatre" in 1956. Played Elderly Man in "Rendezvous" in 1957. Played Monty in "Operation Cupid…" in 1960. Played Rollo in "I Drink Your Blood" in 1970. Played Zero in "God Told Me To" in 1976. (MORE)
The cast of Floyd Patterson vs. George Chuvalo - 1965 includes: Muhammad Ali as Himself - Ringside Commentator George Chuvalo as himself Zach Clayton as Himself - Referee Don Dunphy as Himself - Ringside Commentator Floyd Patterson as himself
The address of the Wellington Branch Library is: 1951 Royal Fern Drive, Wellington, 33414 1951
Floyd Patterson vs- George Chuvalo - 1965 TV was released on: USA: 1 February 1965
What were the fielding stats for baseball player George Patterson playing at outfield for the Philadelphia Keystones in 1884?
George Patterson played in 2 games at outfield for the Philadelphia Keystones in 1884, starting in none of them. He made one putout, had one assist, and committed 2 errors, equivalent to 1 errors per game (estimate based on total games played in). He had no double plays.
In 1884, George Patterson played for the Philadelphia Keystones. On Base Percentage (OBP) is considered by many to be a better measure of a great hitter than the Batting Average. It is calculated with the formula (Hits + Walks + Hit by Pitch) / (At Bats + Walks + Hit by Pitch + Sacrifice Flies). …In 1884, George Patterson had 7 at bats, 1 hit, 0 walks, and was hit by the pitch times. Sacrifice flies weren't counted before 1954. That gives him an On Base Percentage of .143. Slugging Percentage (SLG) is a popular measure of a batter's power. It is calculated as (Total Bases) / (At Bats). Another way to look at it is (Singles + 2 x Doubles + 3 x Triples + 4 x Home Runs) / (At Bats). In 1884, George Patterson had 7 at bats, and hit 1 single, 0 doubles, 0 triples, and 0 home runs, for a .143 slugging percentage. Being able to get on base and to hit for power are two of the most important offensive skills in baseball, so the On Base Percentage and Slugging Percentage are often added together. On-base plus slugging (OPS) is a sabermetric baseball statistic. The best hitters in Major League Baseball can achieve an OPS of .900 or higher. In 1884, George Patterson had a .143 On Base Percentage and a .143 Slugging Percentage for an OPS of .286. Runs Created (RC) is a baseball statistic invented by Bill James to estimate the number of runs a hitter contributes to his team. There are a number of formulas used to calculate it. One of the simplest is (On Base Percentage) Ã (Total Bases). In 1884, George Patterson had a .143 On Base Percentage and 1 Total Bases for .14 Runs Created. (MORE)
George Patterson debuted on April 24, 1884, playing for the Philadelphia Keystones at ; he played his final game on April 26, 1884, playing for the Philadelphia Keystones at .
George Neilson Patterson has written: 'Tragic destiny' 'God's fool' 'Up and down Asia' 'Tibet in revolt'
William George Wellington has written: 'Conditions governing the distribution of insects in the free atmosphere' 'Some reactions of the larvae of the spruce budworm (archips fumilferana Clemens) to temperature, evaporation and light'
George Stuart Patterson has written: 'Governmental regulation of common carriers by railroad' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Railroads and state 'Governmental regulaton of common carriers by railroad' -- subject(s): Railroads and state
George Patterson has written: 'How to promote temperance' 'A history of the county of Pictou, Nova Scotia' -- subject(s): History, Description and travel 'The heathen world' -- subject(s): Missions, Christianity, Hinduism, Buddhism, Shamanism, Religion 'Sketch of the life and labors of the R…ev. John Campbell, of St. Marys, N.S' -- subject(s): Presbyterian Church, Presbyterians, Clergy, Biography (MORE)