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Clark

 (klärk), Charles Joseph Known as "Joe." Born 1939.
Canadian politician who served as prime minister (1979-1980).

Clark

, George Rogers 1752-1818.
American military leader and frontiersman who led numerous raids on British troops and Native Americans in the Northwest Territory during the Revolutionary War.

Clark

, John Bates 1847-1938.
American economist known for his theory of marginal productivity. He wrote The Philosophy of Wealth (1885) and The Distribution of Wealth (1899).

Clark

, Kenneth Bancroft 1914-2005.
Panamanian-born American psychologist and author who demonstrated the psychological effects of racial segregation and ghetto life, influencing the Supreme Court ruling in Brown v. Board of Education (1954).

Clark

, Sir Kenneth McKenzie 1903-1983.
British art historian whose works include The Nude (1956), Civilisation (1969), and Feminine Beauty (1980).

Clark

, Mark Wayne 1896-1984.
American general who was Allied commander in North Africa and Italy in World War II and supreme commander of United Nations forces in Korea (1952-1953).

Clark

, William 1770-1838.
American explorer who joined Meriwether Lewis in an expedition to the Pacific Ocean (1804-1806). Clark was responsible for the careful mapmaking en route.

Clark

(klɑːk)
n
1. (Biography) Helen. born 1950, New Zealand Labour politician; prime minister (1999–2008); administrator of the United Nations Development Programme from 2009
2. (Biography) James, known as Jim. 1936–68, Scottish racing driver; World Champion (1963, 1965)
3. (Biography) Kenneth, Baron Clark of Saltwood. 1903–83, English art historian: his books include Civilization (1969), which he first presented as a television series
4. (Biography) William. 1770–1838, US explorer and frontiersman: best known for his expedition to the Pacific Northwest (1804–06) with Meriwether Lewis

Clark

(klɑrk)

n.
1. George Rogers, 1752–1818, U.S. soldier.
2. Helen, born 1950, prime minister of New Zealand since 1999.
3. Kenneth B(ancroft), born 1914, U.S. psychologist, born in the Panama Canal Zone.
4. William, 1770–1838, U.S. explorer: on expedition with Meriwether Lewis.
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Noun1.Clark - United States explorer who (with Meriwether Lewis) led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia RiverClark - United States explorer who (with Meriwether Lewis) led an expedition from St. Louis to the mouth of the Columbia River; Clark was responsible for making maps of the area (1770-1838)
2.Clark - United States general who was Allied commander in Africa and Italy in World War II and was commander of the United Nations forces in Korea (1896-1984)Clark - United States general who was Allied commander in Africa and Italy in World War II and was commander of the United Nations forces in Korea (1896-1984)
3.Clark - United States psychologist (born in Panama) whose research persuaded the Supreme Court that segregated schools were discriminatory (1914-2005)
4.Clark - Canadian politician who served as prime minister (1939-)
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Tamworth's Paul Mason, Sharon Barlow, Jean Webb and Andy Bailey lost their opening round of the mixed fours with a 25-18 defeat against York's Mark Clarke, Emily Clark, Helen Walker and Paul Humphries.
The winning team was Richard Morgan and Daniel Morgan, from Harrison Clark, Helen Hancock, from BDO, Stoy Hayward and John Graham, from Apollo.