Christopher Reeve

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An American actor who played four Hollywood versions of Superman (1978–87) and for many fans is regarded as the definitive Superman. He suffered a horse riding accident in 1995 which left him quadriplegic, and spent the rest of his life campaigning for research in spinal cord injuries. His death in 2004 was attributed to an adverse reaction to an antibiotic taken for sepsis following a pressure wound
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Prepare to change the way you think about slip joint pocketknives--the Chris Reeve Knives Impinda is not your granddad's traditional pocket folder by a long shot.
Jack Bowen won Leading Individual Performance, Chris Reeve was named Golf Manager of the Year and Angus Macleod won 'Greenkeeper of the Year' for the second year running.
Anne Reeve is the owner of Chris Reeve Knives (CRK), an industry leader in quality upscale folders.
The Lois Lane she created had so much strength, humor and vulnerability that she became as much a part of what made the movie work as the wonderful Chris Reeve, Gene Hackman and others.
I go back to Chris Reeve as Superman as the gold standard, and I think Evans is right there.
Jack Richardson and Mark Bertram are definitely ruled out and Atkinson will need to assess the fitness of Chris Reeve, Callum Anderson and Phil Lumsden before finalising his squad.
A March 19 email from Head of Corporate Affairs, Chris Reeve, explains the vouchers will not be issued, saying "...the current financial year has proved far more challenging" than previous years.
Chris Reeve, Cleveland Fire Brigade's Middlesbrough locality manager, said the caller was claiming to be from 'Redcar and Cleveland Fire Brigade' and offering to carry out a home fire safety check.
The replayed Dutchman Cup semi final saw SKELMERSDALE & DISTRICT a 4-2 success for Irby FC as they raced past Nags Head thanks to goals from Ross Pringle (2), Scott Nickson and Matty Kerr as Grange FC secured the division two title with a 3-1 victory over Irby Athletic as Kieran Fleetwood (2) and Chris Reeve netted.
I remember the shock when the announcement came that there had been an accident and Chris Reeve, "Superman," had broken his neck after falling from a horse.
Harsey also befriended top knife makers elsewhere in the U.S., including Chris Reeve, a Boise custom knife maker who collaborated with Harsey on the Yarborough Knife project.