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  • He was given command of a little brig called the Andrea Doria, took a number of prizes, and made so good a record that in 1776 he was appointed to command the new frigate,

    American Men of Action

  • "Andrea Doria," he wrote, "was a great sailor and a great statesman.

    The Life of Napoleon I (Volume 1 of 2)

  • Thus, one reads a mystifying squib about Cary Grant and his third wife, the actress Betsy Drake, who was sailing to New York on the doomed liner Andrea Doria in 1956 while Grant was filming "The Pride and the Passion" with Sophia Loren in Spain.

    Before Gossip Was Gawkerfied

  • Cruise ships have survived 100-foot tsunamis, and thanks to modern technology, I don't expect Titanic 2 or Andrea Doria 2, when two ships collided.

    Anne Campbell: Carnival Cruise Ship Sits Powerless at Sea After Fire

  • Is that comparison akin to comparing deck chairs on the Titanic to those on the Andrea Doria?

    Jarrett Murphy: Searching for Bloomberg Country

  • Mr. Hewitt had his share of historic moments, including helping produce the first televised political conventions, NASA's moon shots and filming the last moments of the sinking ocean liner Andrea Doria.

    He Made Network News Tick

  • This new trend has not escaped the record industry, long known for changing course with the speed and grace of the Andrea Doria.

    David Singer: Songs For Sale: The Era of the New Megahit

  • "Rather than giving us a story of men, uniformed men fleeing while civilians were left behind, which would have been devastating to the morale of this country; rather than an Andrea Doria, if you might remember that," he said, "we got a story of heroism and we got a story of pride and we got a story of support that helped get us through."

    Susan Faludi: The Heroics of Futility

  • What you may not know is that one of three admirals commanding the Catholic forces at Lepanto was Andrea Doria.

    Victory Vessels for the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary

  • A priest was returining to the US from Rome on the Andrea Doria with three copies of the icon which he was unable to save when the ship sank.

    Most Holy Theotokos Save Us!

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