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Percy LeBaron Spencer
   invented   
The Microwave Oven
'Ozymandias' by Percy Bysshe Shelley
   has the opening lines   
I Met a Traveller from an Antique Land...
Who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert... English Romantic poet (1792 – 1822)
Percy Bysshe Shelley
   died in   
1822 aged 29 by Drowning at Sea During Storm
Romantic poet (Ozymandias) English
Percy Grainger
   composed   
Handel in the Strand
1932
Percy Grainger
   composed   
A Lincolnshire Posy
1940
The Scarlet Pimpernel
   is the alter ego of   
Sir Percy Blakeney
Percy Sledge
   released the single   
When a Man Loves a Woman
1966; 2 weeks as US #1; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999
Hermes
   is owned by   
Percy Weasley
Owl Percy received when he made Prefect.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
   lifespan was   
1792-1822
English poet
Percy Burn Viaduct
   is in   
New Zealand
The Army Game
   featured the character   
Sgt Major Percy Bullimore
Played by William Hartnell
Blackadder
   featured the character   
Lord Percy Percy
Played by Tim McInnerny
Oh, Doctor Beeching!
   featured the character   
Percy
Played by Terry John
Percy Montgomery
   is famous for being a   
Rugby Union Player
South African. Fullback, Outside centre. Was the leading point scorer in the 2007 Rugby World Cup.
Walter Percy Chrysler
   was born in   
Wamego, U.S.A.
1875-1940. Automobile manufacturer, was founder and the first President of the Chrysler Corporation
Daddy-Long-Legs (1919)
   starrred   
Mary Pickford, Milla Davenport and Percy Haswell
Director: Marshall Neilan. Also starred Fay Lemport, Mahlon Hamilton and Lillian Langdon. Comedy/drama. Wealthy Jervis Pendleton acts as a benefactor for orphan Judy Abbott., anonymously sponsoring her in her boarding school...
Young and Innocent (1937)
   starred   
Nova Pilbeam, Derrick De Marney and Percy Marmont
Director: Alfred Hitchcock. Also starred Edward Rigby, Mary Clare & John Longden
One Million Years B.C. (1966)
   starred   
Raquel Welch, John Richardson and Percy Herbert
Director: Don Chaffey. Also starred Robert Brown, Martine Beswick & Jean Wladon. Plot: Caveman Tumak (Richardson) is banished from his savage tribe. He finds a brief home among a group of gentle seacoast dwelling cave people until he is banished from them as well. Missing him, one of their women, Loana (Welch) leaves with him, deciding to face the harsh prehistoric world with its monsters and volcanos as a couple.
Percy Mayfield
   released the single   
Please Send Me Someone to Love
1950, Blues Ballad, #1 R&B chart hit
Percy Grainger
   composed   
Molly on the Shore
For piano and also for orchestra, 1907
Percy Grainger
   composed   
In a Nutshell
Suite for orchestra, piano and percussion, 1916
Percy Bysshe Shelley
   wrote   
Ozymandias
"I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: "Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert …"
Percy Bysshe Shelley
   wrote   
Indian Serenade
"I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night"
Sir Percy Alleline
   is a fictional secret agent in   
'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy'
By John le Carré. Sir Percy is the Chief of the "Circus", the fictionalised version of MI6/SIS
Please Send Me Someone to Love
   was released by   
Percy Mayfield
1950 - inducted in 1999; blues ballad; #1 on the Billboard R&B chart
Theme From 'A Summer Place'
   was released by   
Percy Faith
1960 - inducted in 2000; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"; 9 weeks as #1, the longest-running number-one instrumental in the history of the Billboard Hot 100
When a Man Loves a Woman
   was released by   
Percy Sledge
1966 - inducted in 1999
The Street of Forgotten Men (1925)
   starred   
Percy Marmont, Mary Brian and Neil Hamilton
Director: Herbert Brenon. Also starred John Harrington, Juliet Brenon & Josephine Deffry. Plot: Easy-Money Charley (Marmont), the best fake crippled beggar in New York, loses his beloved dog and adopts a dying prostitute's daughter to fill the empty place in his heart.
Daddy-Long-Legs (1919
   starred   
Mary Pickford, Milla Davenport and Percy Haswell
IMDB rating 7.8/10. Director: Marshall Neilan.
Young and Innocent (1937)
   starred   
Nova Pilbeam, Derrick De Marney, Percy Marmont, and Edward Rigby
'Indian Serenade' by Percy Bysshe Shelley
   has the opening lines   
I Arise from Dreams of Thee in the First Sweet Sleep of Night
One Million Years, BC (1967)
      
Raquel Welch, John Richardson and Percy Herbert
The way it was.
Bom Bay
   was composed by   
Percy Wenrich
1907
Crabapples
   was composed by   
Percy Wenrich
1907
Peaches and Cream
   was composed by   
Percy Wenrich
1905
Percy Faith
   reached no. 1 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 with   
The Theme From 'A Summer Place'
For 9 weeks in 1960; included in Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time"; longest-running number-one instrumental in the history of the Billboard Hot 100
Percy Bysshe Shelly
   created the character   
Prometeus
Prometeus Unbound, 1820
Percy Bysshe Shelly
   created the character   
Asia
Prometeus Unbound
Demogorgon's Cave
   was created by   
Percy Bysshe Shelley
The seat of the spirit of revolution in "Prometheus Unbound", 1820
David Hockney
   painted   
Mr and Mrs Clark and Percy
1970-1, acrylic on canvas; Tate Modern, London
Percy Weasley
   is known as   
Prefect Percy
Percy Weasley
   has the middle name(s)   
Ignatius
Jock
   appears in   
Sir Percy Fitzpatrick
Jock of the Bushveld
Percy Bysshe Shelley
   wrote   
Ode to the West Wind
"O wild West Wind, thou breath of Autumn's being"
Percy Faith
   was a   
Musician
Canadian-born bandleader (1908-1976)
Percy Montgomery received 102 international caps.
South Africa - Fullback
Percy Faith
   released the single   
Delicado
1952; 1 week as #1 on the Billboard pop chart
Percy Faith
   released the single   
Theme from "A Summer Place'
1960; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2000
Percy Sledge
   released the single   
When a Man Loves a Woman
1986; classic tune; 2 weeks as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100
Percy Sledge
   was a   
Singer
American R&B, soul and gospel singer; best known for his song "When a Man Loves a Woman"






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