- n Scottish explorer who led Arctic expeditions that yielded geographic discoveries while searching for the Northwest Passage (1777-1856)
- n British explorer of the Arctic and Antarctic; located the north magnetic pole in 1831; discovered the Ross Sea in Antarctica; nephew of Sir John Ross (1800-1862)
- n British physician who discovered that mosquitos transmit malaria (1857-1932)
- n a politician in Wyoming who was the first woman governor in the United States (1876-1977)
- n American seamstress said to have made the first American flag at the request of George Washington (1752-1836)
News & Articles
- Ross IGA closing this weekend
Ross IGA will close its doors this weekend on Hamilton-Cleves Road.
June 14, 2013 - WCPO Cincinnati
- Ross asks to see Nyang’oro, Crowder emails with UNC athletic counselors
UNC President Tom Ross said Friday he wants to review the email correspondence that shows a cozy relationship between the tutoring program for athletes at UNC-Chapel Hill and the former department chairman who was involved in creating dozens of bogus classes that helped keep them eligible to play sports.
June 14, 2013 - The News & Observer
- Ross is Scottish VQ Learner of the Year
Modern Apprentice (MA) Ross McMillan has scooped the prestigious Vocational Qualifications (VQ) Learner of the Year award for Scotland – the second year running that a Forth Valley College student has lifted the top prize. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10825748.htm
June 14, 2013 - PRWeb
- Mark Thompson in Independent
The ultimate editorial responsibility for BBC programmes lies with producers and editorial managers,said Mr Thompson. "The consequences of errors of judgement are therefore more serious for managers. Jonathan Ross has already made a...
- Fredi Gonzalez in MLB.com
Cody Ross got hit with a ball, 95 mph,Gonzalez said. "It wasn't thrown any less. He stayed in the game, and he's making diving plays and dialing. There are some injuries there."