James Billington Show Jumper Dies

Death[edit]. Billington died November 20, , at a hospital in Washington, D.C., due to complications from pneumonia. He was James H. Billington, the librarian of Congress for nearly three decades, who led the nation's treasure house of knowledge into the digital age.

Former Librarian of Congress James Billington, who played an instrumental role in modernizing the institution, has died at the age of

21, /PRNewswire/ -- James Hadley Billington—the United States Librarian of Congress Emeritus, one of the world's foremost Russian.

EQUESTRIAN: The Saturday Interview features showjumper Geoff Billington. THE SCENE is reminiscent of Clint Eastwood, in one of those.

James H. Billington James Hadley Billington (June 1, – November 20, ( English translation of "Der Generationswechsel: Die Suche nach einer .. British showjumper James H. Billington (), United States. The Association of Research Libraries joins the library community in honoring James H. Billington's illustrious career as the 13th Librarian of. British riders showing their support included Geoff Billington and John and Michael Whitaker. Fr D'Arcy said Paul Darragh's sudden and unexpected death had Fr D'Arcy paid tribute to the showjumper's grieving wife, Jane, whom the James Kernan had remembered him as a small man who spoke.

of special events at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center. .. Sire: In , Baltic VDL and James Billington developed into a fantastic pair up .. breed the largest number of mares because of his early death, he passed on his endless.

Wiepke went to the mare-show with her, but the mare wasn't that To select the young horses, the team at VDL Stud looks at all the 2-year-olds free jump in August and them up to 1,,20 level before either James Billington or Ernesto Although the stallion was dead and couldn't do anything himself. A father of six, Geoff has four sons, James, Marcus, Daniel and Alfie the biggest and most taxing show jumping courses around the world. “Tracy K. Smith grew up in a house lined with books, an eclectic library that included dime-store mysteries, 19th-century novels, science fiction paperbacks.

James and Richard are also successful international show jumpers and as a family they bring a tremendous amount of experience to both their business and the.