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Starkey

(ˈstɑːkɪ)
n
(Biography) David. born 1945, British historian and broadcaster, noted for his books and television series on the Tudor period
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Noun1.Starkey - rock star and drummer for the Beatles (born in 1940)
Beatles - a rock group from Liverpool who between 1962 and 1970 produced a variety of hit songs and albums (most of them written by Paul McCartney and John Lennon)
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Bill Starkey," continued John, "did not mean to frighten his brother into fits when he dressed up like a ghost and ran after him in the moonlight; but he did; and that bright, handsome little fellow, that might have been the pride of any mother's heart is just no better than an idiot, and never will be, if he lives to be eighty years old.
Here is Bill Jukes, every inch of him tattooed, the same Bill Jukes who got six dozen on the WALRUS from Flint before he would drop the bag of moidores [Portuguese gold pieces]; and Cookson, said to be Black Murphy's brother (but this was never proved), and Gentleman Starkey, once an usher in a public school and still dainty in his ways of killing; and Skylights (Morgan's Skylights); and the Irish bo'sun Smee, an oddly genial man who stabbed, so to speak, without offence, and was the only Non-conformist in Hook's crew; and Noodler, whose hands were fixed on backwards; and Robt.
As the pirates advanced, the quick eye of Starkey sighted Nibs disappearing through the wood, and at once his pistol flashed out.
Before that show, the band will partner with Starkey Hearing Foundation, an organization that has provided more than 1.
AS WELL as preparing for the first of 39 annual fixtures which kick off with the Craven meeting today, Newmarket managing director Amy Starkey has somehow found time to enter the world of politics as she is standing for election to the Newmarket Town Council.
Mick Starkey, who Savile called his bodyguard, is being investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission over claims he contacted Surrey detectives as they looked into claims against the pervert.
Jamie Starkey, 21, had gone to the home, in Lydgate Court, Nuneaton, in March with two others armed with a chain.
Two men, aged 40 and 28 and both from Everton, were arrested on suspicion of the murder of 21-year-old Jamie Starkey, who was gunned down outside his home on Higher Lane, Fazakerley, last December.
TV historian David Starkey will speak at a conference on Tyneside this weekend to mark the anniversary of a major battle.
This three-part series has made a convincing case for it, as David Starkey has told the story not just of Winston Churchill, but his ancestor John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, who led Britain and her allies in the fight against Louis XIV of France.
Ryan Starkey and his team of students from the University of Colorado Boulder have developed the aircraft.