Linda Lee Thomas
American socialite
Linda Lee Thomas
Linda Lee Thomas was an American socialite, the wife of musical theatre composer Cole Porter.
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SMART Adds Four New Models to Collaboration Systems for Business - MarketWatch (press release)
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"Organizations around the world are increasingly seeking interactive products that offer easy-to-use tools that enhance collaboration and help them make the most of meeting time," says Linda Thomas, Vice President, Products, SMART Technologies
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Phuket Motorcycle Crash Leaves Ex British Marine in Coma - Phuketwan
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''To see him lie there buckles your knees every time,'' Linda Thomas told the Argus. ''It's still heartbreaking now when the realisation of what's happened comes to you. ''It's just a really, really tough time. He's been in the Iraq war,
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Inquiry urged into RCMP handling of suspicious death - Times and Transcript
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Dr. Bonnie Clark-Douglass, left, and Linda Thomas pause for a photo outside the Miramichi council chambers after asking the politicians for support in their efforts toward an inquiry into the suspicious death of Paul 'Poncho' Henderson
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Summer honor rolls at JCJC announced - Hattiesburg American
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Jasper Heidelberg: Bobbie Linda Thomas, Catherine Waters. Jefferson Davis Prentiss: Kaneese Marie Bridges. Jones Ellisville: Kayla Nichole Blackledge, Lori Ashley Ellzey, Yvette Wallace Ellzey, John Lee Hartley, Joshua Swafford Long, Anthony Glenn
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Wellsburg diner owner pledges to open again - Elmira Star-Gazette
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19, 1996, said Linda Thomas, owner of the business since 1997. As a result, floors in the diner are heaving, walls and kitchen equipment are damaged and sections of the ceiling have collapsed. She does have flood insurance, but estimates to repair the
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Liberia: Greenfield Warns Against Violence - AllAfrica.com
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The United States Ambassador to Liberia, Linda Thomas Greenfield, is calling for a halt to all forms of violence in Liberia during the election period. Madam Thomas Greenfield said, her attention has been drawn to pre-election violence in the country
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SMART introduces SMART Podium 500 Series Interactive Pen Display - Al-Bawaba
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“As customers around the world continue to adopt interactive technology products in their meeting rooms and classrooms, we recognize the need to provide comprehensive solutions that meet the specific needs of both customer groups,” says Linda Thomas,
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Liberia: Education Reform Act Signed Into Law By President Sirleaf; Philip ... - AllAfrica.com
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The United States Ambassador to Liberia, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, whose Government is a major sponsor of the reform program, described the signing as a historic day. "We are witnessing the signing of a law that is a culmination of a series of
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TCMC White Coat Ceremony to be held August 12 - Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
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An inspirational address by Linda Thomas-Hemak, MD, Director of the Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program at The Wright Center for Graduate Education, will commemorate the event and remind physicians-in training about the importance of
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14 Days To Expiration - No Presidential Applicant - Middle East North Africa Financial Network
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The United States Ambassador to Liberia Linda Thomas Greenfield has told an organized summit for Liberian women that the United States Government has no interest in any particular candidate in the pending legislative and presidential elections
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US Census Bureau reports increase in Virginia same-sex couples - Fairfaxtimes.com
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“Given how unfriendly Virginia is [toward homosexuals] I can't think that that number is about people moving to Virginia,” said Linda Thomas of Reston, an Equality Fairfax board member. Equality Fairfax is a nonprofit gay advocacy organization based in
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Linda takes a leap - Hertfordshire Mercury
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Linda Thomas, of Northaw Road East, took part in a sponsored skydive in memory of her husband Dave, who died last year aged 60 of malignant mesothelioma, an asbestos-related cancer. Dave, a former builder, was planning to do a skydive before he died so
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Linda Lee Thomas
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 1954
    Age 70
    Died in 1954.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1919
    Age 35
    Linda and Cole were married on December 18, 1919, in the city hall of the 18ème arrondissement of Paris.
    More Details Hide Details From 1920 to 1929 the Porters lived at 13 rue Monsieur, a house next door to Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, and with a garden adjoining the future residence of Nancy Mitford. They were married 34 years, and although they had no children born of their marriage, Linda conceived and miscarried. Linda died from emphysema in the couple's apartment in the Waldorf Towers, leaving an estate of over one and a half million dollars in which Cole Porter had a lifetime interest. She was buried in the Porter family plot at Mount Hope Cemetery in Peru, Indiana. Thomas is portrayed by Alexis Smith in the 1946 film Night and Day and by Ashley Judd in the 2004 film De-Lovely. A one-woman show about Linda's life with Porter, Love, Linda: The Life Of Mrs. Cole Porter, starring jazz vocalist Stevie Holland, ran for two separate engagements starting October 29, 2009, and closing June 9, 2010, off-Broadway at the Triad Theater.
  • 1918
    Age 34
    Thomas and Cole Porter met on January 30, 1918, at the wedding of Henry Potter Russell to heiress Ethel Borden Harriman, daughter of railroad and investment banking tycoon J.
    More Details Hide Details Borden Harriman and his wife, née Florence "Daisy" Hurst, at the Hôtel Ritz Paris.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1901
    Age 17
    A descendant of the Lee family of Virginia, daughter of Louisville banker William Paca Lee and his wife, née Lily Hill, Linda Belle Lee was, in her youth, a noted beauty. She was introduced by friends to Edward Russell Thomas, a son of Union general Samuel Thomas, and owner of the New York Morning Telegraph (and who later became the first American to kill someone in a car accident), and married him on June 29, 1901 at Newport, Rhode Island, when she was 17. They lived a life of luxury, with houses in Palm Beach, Manhattan, and Newport. It was said that her favorite "department store" was Van Cleef & Arpels. They divorced on October 26, 1912, reportedly due to his abuse.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1883
    Born
    Born in 1883.
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