biographical name William Herbert 1898-1977 American psychologist & physical anthropologist

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  • Sheldon — may refer to:PlacesAustralia*Sheldon, Queensland, AustraliaUnited Kingdom*Sheldon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland *Sheldon, Derbyshire, England *Sheldon, Devon, England *Sheldon, West Midlands, England * Sheldon Manor in Chippenham, WiltshireUSA*… …   Wikipedia

  • Sheldon — ist ein männlicher Vorname, siehe Sheldon (Vorname) Sheldon ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alice Sheldon, bekannt unter dem Pseudonym James Tiptree junior (1915–1987), US amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Psychologin Charles H. Sheldon …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sheldon — Sheldon, WI U.S. village in Wisconsin Population (2000): 256 Housing Units (2000): 123 Land area (2000): 0.661301 sq. miles (1.712762 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.661301 sq. miles (1.712762… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Sheldon —   [ ʃeldən],    1) Sidney, amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Chicago (Illinois) 11. 2. 1917; bekannt v. a. als Autor von Fernsehskripten, Filmdrehbüchern und Broadwayshows (»Annie get your gun«); seit den 70er Jahren auch durch spannende… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sheldon — m English: transferred use of the surname, which originated as a local name from any of various places so called. Examples occur in Derbyshire, Devon, and the West Midlands; they all have different origins …   First names dictionary

  • Sheldon — William Sheldon William Sheldon (né le 19 novembre 1898 et mort le 16 octobre 1977) est surtout connu pour ses livres sur la constitution humaine : ce psychologue américain, à partir de données empiriques plus anciennes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sheldon — This name is of English locational origin from any of the various places so called, for example Sheldon in Derbyshire, Devon and Warwickshire. The former, recorded as Scelhadun in the Domesday Book of 1086, derives its name from the Olde English… …   Surnames reference

  • Sheldon — 1 Original name in latin Sheldon Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 29.868 latitude 95.12826 altitude 15 Population 1990 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Sheldon Name in other language State code …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Sheldon — n. male first name; family name; Gilbert Sheldon (1598 1677), English archbishop, advisor to Charles II; Edward A. Sheldon (1823 97), American educator and educational reformer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Sheldon — noun a) A village in Derbyshire, famous for the legend of the Sheldon duck. b) from the placename …   Wiktionary

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