byrd byrd  /ˈbɜrd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) English organist and composer of church music; master of 16th century polyphony; was granted a monopoly in music printing with Thomas Tallis (1543-1623)
  2. (n) explorer and United States naval officer; led expeditions to explore Antarctica (1888-1957)

News

  1. Tyrone W. Byrd, 38

    Tyrone W. Byrd, 38, of Bridgeton, died suddenly on Tuesday, June 18, 2013.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Daily Journal

  2. Byrd attorney plans appeal, cites trial delay

    LIBERTY — Citing the lack of a speedy trial, Defense attorney Jacob Ray said Thursday he plans to appeal the 20-year sentence Lawrence Byrd received last week in Amite County Circuit Court in the 2011 stabbing death of his neighbor Reginald Alexander.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: McComb Enterprise-Journal

  3. Jonathan Byrd looking to build momentum, as Travelers Championship begins

    Coming off his best finish of the season, Byrd will be paired with former teammate Lucas Glover in first two rounds
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Anderson Independent-Mail

Quotes

  1. "I told Byrd if you pave every single inch of West Virginia, it's going to be much harder to mine coal," he said, drawing a hearty laugh. "And he told me, 'The Constitution does not prohibit humble servants from delivering whatever they can...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Robert Byrd Source: Beckley Register-Herald

  2. "Byrd combined a devotion to the US Constitution with a deep learning of history to defend the interests of his state and the traditions of the Senate," said McConnell. "We will remember him for his fighter's spirit, his abiding faith, and...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Mitch McConnell Source: Xinhua

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