Holley


Holley

Holley can refer to:

People

* Alexander Lyman Holley, mechanical engineer
* Charles Hardin Holley was the real name of singer, Buddy Holly
* George Holley (1885 – 1942), England international footballer
* Horace Holley (1781-1827), a Unitarian minister and president of Transylvania University
* Horace Holley (1887-1960), a prominent follower of the Bahá'í Faith
* James W. Holley, III, politician
* Kerrie Holley, software architect
* Lonnie Holley, artist
* Marietta Holley, humourist
* Michael Holley, sports commentator
* Myron Holley (1779-1841), NY politician
* Orville L. Holley (1791-1861), NYS Surveyor General 1838-1842
* Robert W. Holley, biochemist

Places

* Holley, New York

Companies

* Holley Performance Products, an American manufacturer of carburetors and fuel systems for performance cars (e.g. NASCAR)

Other

* A common misspelling of the plant holly.


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  • Holley — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alexander H. Holley (1804–1887), US amerikanischer Politiker Charles Hardin Holley (1936–1959), US amerikanischer Rock’n’Roll Musiker und Komponist, siehe Buddy Holly Major Holley (1924−1990), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Holley — Villa de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Holley — Holley, NY U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 1802 Housing Units (2000): 846 Land area (2000): 1.266404 sq. miles (3.279972 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.266404 sq. miles (3.279972… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Holley, NY — U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 1802 Housing Units (2000): 846 Land area (2000): 1.266404 sq. miles (3.279972 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.266404 sq. miles (3.279972 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Holley —   [ hɔlɪ], Robert William, amerikanischer Biochemiker, * Urbana (Illinois) 28. 1. 1922, ✝ Los Gatos (Calif.) 11. 2. 1993; Professor an der Cornell University und am U. S. Plant, Soil and Nutrition Laboratory, Ithaca (N. Y.); untersuchte die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Holley — (spr. Holli), Postort in der Township Murray der Grafschaft Orleans des Staates New York (Nordamerika) am Eriekanal; 1200 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Holley — Robert William …   Scientists

  • Holley — Holley, Robert W …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Holley — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Holley est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Bernard Holley (1940 ), acteur britannique ; Francine Holley (1919 ), peintre belge ;… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Holley — Recorded in several spellings including Hollies, Hollis, Holley, Holly, Hollins, Holling, Hollings, Hollen, Hollens and possibly others, this is a pre 7th century Northern English, occasionally Scottish, and probably with a Norse Viking… …   Surnames reference


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