- John Wilkinson Taylor (educator)
John Wilkinson Taylor (1906 – 2001) was a U.S. educator. He was President of the
University of Louisvillefrom 1947 to 1949. He served as the acting director general of UNESCObetween 1952 and 1953, following the resignation of Jaime Torres Bodet.
* [http://portal.unesco.org/en/ev.php-URL_ID=3657&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html UNESCO Director-General's List]
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
John W. Taylor — is the name of: *John W. Taylor (Mormon), apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints *John W. Taylor (politician) (1784 1854), early nineteenth century American politician *John Wilkinson Taylor (educator), acting head of UNESCO,… … Wikipedia
John Taylor — may refer to: Academic figures*John Taylor (1704 1766), English classical scholar *John Taylor (1781 1864), British publisher and Egypt scholar *John Taylor (Oxford), Vice Chancellor of Oxford University, 1486 ndash;1487 *John B. Taylor (born… … Wikipedia
Europe, history of — Introduction history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… … Universalium
David O. McKay — For other people named David McKay, see David McKay (disambiguation). David O. McKay edit … Wikipedia
List of poets — This is a list of poets. It lists notable poets. Alphabetical listcompactTOC NOTOC A Ab Ak*Dannie Abse (born 1923), English poet *Milton Acorn (1923 ndash;1986), Canadian poet, writer, and playwright *Léonie Adams (1899 ndash;1988), American poet … Wikipedia
performing arts — arts or skills that require public performance, as acting, singing, or dancing. [1945 50] * * * ▪ 2009 Introduction Music Classical. The last vestiges of the Cold War seemed to thaw for a moment on Feb. 26, 2008, when the unfamiliar strains … Universalium
List of people from Texas — The following are people who were either born/raised or have lived for a significant period of time in Texas. Military/war Founders of The Republic of Texas *Stephen F. Austin (1793–1836), the Father of Texas *Edward Burleson (1798–1851), Texas… … Wikipedia
List of people from Minnesota — This is a list of notable persons who were born or spent important time in the state of Minnesota. People not born in Minnesota are marked with §. Contents: Top · 0–9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z … Wikipedia
literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… … Universalium
List of Brigham Young University residence halls — This is a list of residential buildings at Brigham Young University. Besides the actual buildings where people live, dining facilities, housing area offices, laundry facilities and other buildings directly connected with the residence halls are… … Wikipedia