Robert Blair


Robert Blair

Robert Blair may refer to:

* Robert Blair (bishop) (1593-1666), an excommunicated Scottish Bishop
* Robert Blair (poet) (1699-1746), a Scottish poet
* Robert Blair (judge) (1741-1811), son of the above, a Scottish lawyer
* Robert Blair (astronomer) (1748-1828), a Scottish astronomer
* Robert Blair (VC) (1834-1859), a Victoria Cross winner
* Robert Blair (badminton) (born 1981), a badminton player from Great Britain
* Robert Noel Blair, American artist
* S. Robert Blair, a Canadian businessman
* Robert Blair (minister) 19th century Scottish minister

ee also

* Bob Blair (cricketer) (born 1932), a former New Zealand cricketer
* Robert Blair Kaiser, American author and journalist
* Robert Blair Mayne, known as "Paddy", Northern Irish soldier, explorer and sportsman


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  • Robert Blair — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Medallero Campeonatos mundiales Plata Madrid 2006 Dobles masculino Robert Blair (nacido el 7 de agosto de 1981) es un jugador de bádminton del Reino Unido. Blair nació en Escocia, pero compite por Inglaterra excepto… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Robert Blair — ist der Name folgender Personen: Robert Blair (Poet) (1699–1746), schottischer Poet Robert Blair (Astronom) (1748–1828), schottischer Astronom Robert James Blair (* 1981), britischer Badmintonspieler Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robert Blair (VC) — forces.He was 23 years old, and a lieutenant in the 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen s Bays), British Army, attached to 9th Lancers (The Queen s Royal) during the Indian Mutiny when the following deed took place for which he was awarded the VC.On 28… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Blair (astronomer) — Robert Blair (1748 1828) was a Scottish astronomer.Robert Blair was the first pie eatting and Regius Professor of Astronomy at the University of Black People.(1785). He invented the aplanatic lens and also coined this term. This was a significant …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Blair (poet) — Robert Blair (1699 February 4, 1746) was a Scottish poet.He was the eldest son of the Rev. Robert Blair, one of the king s chaplains, and was born at Edinburgh. He was educated at the University of Edinburgh and in the Netherlands, and in 1731… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Blair (minister) — Robert Blair (3 May 1837 – 4 November 1907) was a Scottish minister, who followed Dr James S. Johnstone as Minister of Cambuslang in 1890. Early lifeBlair was born in Bullwood, Dunoon, the son of Duncan Blair and Margaret Campbell. He was… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Blair, Lord Avontoun — Robert Blair of Avontoun (1741 1811) was a Scottish lawyer who served as Solicitor General for Scotland from 1789 to 1806, Dean of the Faculty of Advocates from 1801 to 1808 and Lord President of the Court of Session from 1808 to his death. He… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Blair (Astronom) — Robert Blair (* 1748; † 1828) war ein schottischer Astronom. Robert Blair war der erste Professor für Astronomie an der Universität Edinburgh. Er konstruierte die erste aplanatische Linse und führte auch diesen Begriff ein. Das war ein wichtiger… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robert Blair Kaiser — (born 1930) is an American author and journalist, best known for his writing on the Catholic Church. As a correspondent for Time Magazine , he won the Overseas Press Club s Ed Cunningham Award in 1962 for the best magazine reporting from abroad… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Blair (bishop) — Robert Blair (1593 1666) was a Scottish Nonconformist divine, who became the Bishop of Down in 1623, but was excommunicated in 1634. However, in 1646 became moderator of the General Assembly.References*MW 1935|date=August 2008 …   Wikipedia


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