Whittaker
biographical name Charles Evans 1901-1973 American jurist

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  • Whittaker — is a surname and given name, and may refer to: * Charles Evans Whittaker (1901–1973), associate justice of the U.S. Supreme court from 1957 to 1962 * David Whittaker (born 1957), computer game programmer * E. T. Whittaker (1873–1956), English… …   Wikipedia

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  • Whittaker —   [ wɪtɪkə], Sir (seit 1945) Edmund Taylor, britischer Astronom und Mathematiker, * Birkdale (County Lancashire) 24. 10. 1873, ✝ Edinburgh 24. 3. 1956; ab 1905 Professor für Astronomie in Dublin und »Royal Astronomer of Ireland«, 1912 46… …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Whittaker — This interesting surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a locational name either from Whitacre in Warwickshire; Whitaker (Lancashire); Whiteacre in Waltham, Kent; or from Wheatacre near Beccles, Norfolk. The former two places derive their name… …   Surnames reference

  • Whittaker — /hwit euh keuhr, wit /, n. Charles Evans, 1901 73, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1957 62. * * * …   Universalium

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