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Mitch·ell

 (mĭch′əl), Margaret Munnerlyn 1900-1949.
American writer known for her novel Gone with the Wind (1936), for which she won a Pulitzer Prize.

Mitchell

, Maria 1818-1889.
American astronomer and educator noted for her study of sunspots and nebulae and for the discovery of a comet (1847). She was the first woman elected to the Academy of Arts and Sciences (1848).

Mitchell

, Mount
A peak, 2,038 m (6,684 ft) high, in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina. It is the highest point east of the Mississippi River.

Mitchell

, William Known as "Billy." 1879-1936.
American general and aviation pioneer who was one of the first advocates of military air power.

Mitchell

(ˈmɪtʃəl)
n
1. (Biography) Joni, original name Roberta Joan Anderson. born 1943, Canadian folk-rock singer and songwriter. Her albums include Blue (1971), Court and Spark (1974), Mingus (1979), Turbulent Indigo (1994), and Shine (2007)
2. (Biography) Margaret. 1900–49, US novelist; author of Gone with the Wind (1936)
3. (Biography) Reginald Joseph. 1895–1937, British aeronautical engineer; designer of the Spitfire fighter
4. (Biography) Sir Thomas Livingstone, known as Major Mitchell. 1792–1855, Australian explorer born in Scotland

Mitch•ell

(ˈmɪtʃ əl)

n.
1. John, 1870–1919, U.S. labor leader.
2. Maria, 1818–89, U.S. astronomer.
3. William, 1879–1936, U.S. general: pioneer in the field of aviation.
4. Mount, a mountain in W North Carolina: highest peak in the eastern U.S., 6684 ft. (2037 m).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Mitchell - English aeronautical engineer (1895-1937)
2.Mitchell - United States aviator and general who was an early advocate of military air power (1879-1936)
3.Mitchell - United States astronomer who studied sunspots and nebulae (1818-1889)Mitchell - United States astronomer who studied sunspots and nebulae (1818-1889)
4.Mitchell - United States writer noted for her novel about the South during the American Civil War (1900-1949)Mitchell - United States writer noted for her novel about the South during the American Civil War (1900-1949)
5.Mitchell - United States labor leaderMitchell - United States labor leader; president of the United Mine Workers of America from 1898 to 1908 (1870-1919)
6.Mitchell - United States dancer who formed the first Black classical ballet company (born in 1934)Mitchell - United States dancer who formed the first Black classical ballet company (born in 1934)
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She's also an established poet and an award-winning voice actor who has narrated biographies of Joni Mitchell and Jack Kerouac, to name but two.
EVENING A bar crawl in Manhattan sampling different cocktails, before stumbling into a cellar bar where Stevie Wonder, Tom Waits, Neil Young and Joni Mitchell are having an impromptu jam.
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NEW YORK -- A private gift from Joni Mitchell will arrive in bookstores this fall.
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An ultimate celebration of a visionary musician and the artist who captured her spirit in iconic images, "Joni: The Joni Mitchell Sessions" is a truly extraordinary collection of photographs of the legendary Joni Mitchell as captured by celebrated rock-and-roll photographer Norman Seef.
But it was not until 1967 that she found international success, when the song Both Sides Now, written by Joni Mitchell and taken from the Judy's album Wildflowers, became a hit single.
BIRTHDAYS: Dame Gwyneth Jones, soprano, 82; Jean Shrimpton, former model, 76; Joni Mitchell, singer, 75; Su Pollard, actress and comedienne, 69; Lindsay Duncan, actress, 68; John Barnes, former footballer and manager, 55; Sharleen Spiteri, singer, 51; Rio Ferdinand, former footballer, 40.
Synopsis: Few artists are as intriguing as Joni Mitchell. She was a solidly middle-class, buttoned-up bohemian; an anti-feminist who loved men but scorned free love; a female warrior taking on the male music establishment.
Live recordings of Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Odetta, Tim Buckley, and Doc Watson performing at the Canterbury House in Ann Arbor during the 1960s were recently discovered by the Michigan History Project (MHP).