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Thompson

 [tomp´son]
Julia (1907–1972). First full-time Washington lobbyist for the American Nurses' Association. As a lobbyist, she was concerned with the improvement of education, working conditions, and economic and professional status in nursing. She also worked to improve Social Security benefits and for the passage of the Medicare program.

Thomp·son

(tomp'sŏn),
Henry, English surgeon, 1820-1904. See: Thompson test.
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LAUNCH Kielder marathon event at the Baltic Gateshead, with Steve Cram and Daley Thompson
* Daley Thompson and Sharron Davies with the Cardiff Wheelchair Tennis Club.
Daley Thompson, 54, who won decathlon gold at the 1980 and 1984 Games and broke the world record for the event four times, said he hopes people were inspired by the Games.
Finding another Daley Thompson would be a great task indeed for his country.
"I could throw out a whole series of names, I could throw out Steve Redgrave, I could throw out domestically Daley Thompson," he added.
- Motivational messages from Daley Thompson throughout the journey
DALEY Thompson has labelled the corruption scandal surrounding international athletics as the worst crisis to have ever hit the sport - and worse than that at FIFA.
(1) Henry Daly (2) Daley Thompson (3) Arthur Daley ENTER NOW!
In which event did Daley Thompson win gold medals in the 1980 and 1984 Olympics?
Steve Cram and Daley Thompson were at the Baltic in Gateshead to announce details of this year's event, part of a weekend of activities which will take place around northern Europe's largest man-made lake, Kielder Water, in October.
OLYMPIC legends Daley Thompson and Sharron Davies will be keeping the buzz of the London Games alive during a visit to the Midlands tonight.
Olympic triple jumper Jonathan Edwards, from Gateshead, will team up with Daley Thompson and Sharron Davies in a cross-country challenge visiting sports clubs around the country this weekend.