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Lou·is

(lū-ē'),
Pierre C.A., French physician, 1787-1872. See: Louis angle, Louis law.

Pasteur, Louis

Etymology: French chemist, 1822-1895
promoter of the germ theory of infection and developer of the pasteurization process to kill pathogenic organisms in milk. Pasteur also developed several vaccines and pioneered the development of stereochemistry by separating mirror image isomers.
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Besides receiving various recognitions from both public and private sectors, Joe Louis Theatre also won the "Best Traditional Performance" award at the 2006 World Festival of Puppet Art competition in 2006 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Joe Louis, winner of the Argentine 2,000 Guineas in 2006 before his sale to his Saudi Arabian connections, was strongly fancied by former trainer Ian Jory to win last year's UAE 2,000 Guineas on his Dubai debut.
The German is best remembered for his two fights against Joe Louis.
3] Chris Mead writes in Champion: Joe Louis, Black Hero in White America, "For years whites had used exaggerated racial fears as an excuse for excluding blacks from full participation in American life.
Wright Museum of African American History is hosting an exhibit that recognizes the life of boxer Joe Louis, a Detroit icon.
The following are some of the ones I can remember: Gentleman Jim (1942) with Errol Flynn as James J Corbett; The Great John L (1945) with Greg McClure as John L Sullivan; The Joe Louis Story (1953) with Coley Wallace as Joe Louis; Somebody Up There Likes Me (1956) with Paul Newman as Rocky Graziano; The Greatest (1977) with Muhammad Ali playing himself; Ali (2001) with Will Smith as Muhammad Ali.
1937: Joe Louis defeated Welshman Tommy Farr in an epic fight in New York to retain the world heavyweight boxing title.
1981 -Death of Joe Louis, the 'Brown Bomber', world heavyweight champion.
HE WAS the boxer who lost the most politically-charged sporting bout ever, when he was floored by Joe Louis, the US ``Brown Bomber'', in a staggering two minutes and four seconds.
Ziggy and I had a good conversation discussing who is the greatest heavyweight of all time, Joe Louis or Muhammad Ali, who are both staunch favourites of mine by the way.
Vin is to appear in the life story of legendary heavyweight boxer Joe Louis, which Spike has written and will also direct.
22/6/1937: Joe Louis, right, knocks out defending champ James J.