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The City of Lillies
   is a nickname for   
Florence
Italy
Florence Dombey
   appeared in the Dickens novel   
Dombey and Son
Neglected daughter of Paul Dombey and sister of little Paul whom she nurses in his illness. She marries Walter Gay and is eventually reconciled with her father.
Florence Nightingale
   invented   
The Coxcomb Chart
The 'coxcomb' chart - similar to today's pie chart - was invented by Nightingale to highlight to members of Parliament the proportion of men dying in battle versus those dying of curable illness during the Crimean War.
Florence Ballard
   died in   
1976 aged 32 from Coronary Thrombosis
singer (The Supremes) American
Florence Griffith Joyner
   died in   
1998 aged 38 from Cavernous Angioma, Possibly Caused by Performance-enhancing Drugs
sprinter American
100m
   women's world record is held by   
Florence Griffith Joyner
USA - 10.49s - July 16, 1988 Indianapolis, IN, USA
200m
   women's world record is held by   
Florence Griffith Joyner
USA - 21.34s - September 29, 1988 Seoul, S. Korea
Florence
   was known to the Romans as   
Florentia
Italy
Tuscany
   has the capital   
Florence
Florence Nightingale
   was   
An English Nurse During the Crimean War
The lady with the lamp
Florence
   is a chief town in   
Tuscany
Florence Nightingale
   was born on   
May 12, 1820
Pioneer of modern nursing
Richard & Florence Atwater
   wrote   
Mr. Popper's Penguins
1938. Mr. Popper's Penguins was named a Newbery Honor Book in 1939.
Warren G. Harding
   First Lady was   
Florence Kling
Florence Griffith-Joyner
   lifespan was   
1959-1998
Track Athlete won 3 Olympic gold medals and hold the world record for 100m and 200m dash. Died from heart failure
Florence
   stands on the   
Arno
Italy
Florence Nightingale
   is famous for being a   
Nurse
'The Lady With The Lamp' - was the pioneer of modern nursing.
Italy
   is the site of   
Historic Centre of Florence
Florence Nightingale
   was born in   
Florence, Italy
12th May 1820
Florence Engel Randall
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
The Watcher in the Woods (1980)
Based on the 1976 book
Florence Montgomery
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Misunderstood (1984)
Based on the 1869 book
All Dolled Up (1921)
   starred   
Gladys Walton, Edward Hearn and Florence Turner
Director: Rollin S. Sturgeon. Also starred Ruth Royce.
Florence Chadwick
   is famous for being a   
Swimmer
Dominant long distance swimmer from 1950s, set English Channel records from France to England (1950) and England to France (1951 and '55), 1917-1995.
Christopher Columbus (1949)
   starred   
Fredic March, Florence Eldridge and Francis L. Sullivan
Director: David MacDonlad. Also starred Kathleen Ryan, Derek Bond & Nora Swinburne
No Limit (1935)
   starred   
George Formby, Florence Desmond and Howard Douglas
Director: Monty Banks. Also starred Beatrix Fielden-Kaye, Peter Gawthorne & Alf Goddard
1910
   was the year   
Florence Nightingale Died
Aug 14; nursing pioneer
Accused (1936)
   starred   
Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Dolores Del Rio and Florence Desmond
Director: Thornton Freeland. Also starred Basil Sydney, Googie Withers & J. H. Roberts. Plot: Tony Seymour (Fairbanks) and his partner, Gaby Ramarios (Rio) are a dance team who perform an Apache specialty number...
An Act of Murder (1948)
   starred   
Fredric March, Edmond O'Brien and Florence Eldridge
Director: Michael Gordon. Also starred Geraldine Brooks, Stanley Ridges & John McIntire. Plot: A hard-line judge is tempted toward mercy-killing by his wife's terminal cancer.
City Lights (1931)
   starred   
Virginia Cherrill, Florence Lee and Charlie Chaplin
IMDB rating 8.5/10. Director: Charlie Chaplin. National Film Preservation Board, USA 'National Film Registry Award' 1991.
The Ghost and the Guest (1943)
   starred   
James Dunn, Florence Rice and Robert Dudley
Director: William Nigh. Also starred Mabel Todd, Sam McDaniel & Jim Toney. Plot: A newlywed couple winds up spending their honeymoon night in an old, dark, spooky mansion.
Three Came Home (1950)
   starred   
Claudette Colbert, Patric Knowles and Florence Desmond
Director: Jean Negulesco. Also starred Sessue Hayakawa, Sylvia Andrew & Mark Keuning. Plot: The true story of Agnes Newton Keith's (Colbert) imprisonment in several Japanese prisoner-of-war camps from 1941 to the end of WWII...
Florence Griffith-Joyner
   won gold medals in   
Athletics
United States -- 1984-1988 -- 3/2/0=5
100 M
   Olympic record is held by   
Florence Griffith-Joyner
10.62 -- United States -- 1988 Seoul
200 M
   Olympic record is held by   
Florence Griffith-Joyner
21.34 -- Also World Record Time -- United States -- 1988 Seoul
Florence Griffith Joyner
   has excelled in   
Track and Field
Olympics - 3 Gold, 2 Silver Medals. World records in the 100 m and 200 m races.
Fi-Fi
   was composed by   
Florence McPherran
1904
University of North Alabama
   is in   
Florence
Florence Nightingale
   is featured in the biography   
Heart and Soul
Gena Kinton Gorrell, 2005
Florence M. Hecht
   wrote   
Twin Bed Bridge
1971; The Atlantic Monthly
Florence and The Machine
   sang   
Dog Days Are Over
Florence
   was held in   
1431-1445
This council was held in three places Basel, Switzerland, Ferrara, Italy and Florence, Italy during the 14 yrs of the council
Florence and The Machine
   performed   
Dog Days Are Over
2009, US 21, UK 23
Florence and The Machine
   performed   
Rabbit Heart (Raise It Up)
2009, UK 12
Florence
   was formerly the capital of   
Italy
Moved to Rome, 1865 - 1871
Florence + the Machine
   sang   
You've Got the Love
Florence + The Machine
   released the single   
No Light, No Light (2011)
1910
   was the year   
Florence Nightingale Died
Aug 14; nursing pioneer
Florence Dombey
   appears in the Dickens' novel   
Dombey and Son
Neglected daughter of Paul Dombey and sister of little Paul whom she nurses in his illness. She marries Walter Gay and is eventually reconciled with her father.
Florence and the Machine
   come from   
The U.K.
Florence Henderson
   was an   
Actor
American actress and singer with a six decade career; renowned for her role in the sitcom "The Brady Bunch"






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