Heywood
I. biographical name John 1497?-?1580 English author II. biographical name Thomas 1574?-1641 English dramatist

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  • Heywood —   [ heɪwʊd],    1) John, englischer Dramatiker, * London (?) um 1497, ✝ Mecheln um 1580; Hofmusiker Heinrichs VIII., Günstling Marias I., der Katholischen; musste als Katholik unter Elisabeth I. ins niederländische Exil gehen. Seine Interludien,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Heywood — (spr. hēud), Fabrikstadt in der engl. Grafsch. Lancaster, (1901) 25.461 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Heywood — Places named Heywood= Heywood may refer to the following places:* Heywood, Greater Manchester, England ** Heywood and Middleton (UK Parliament constituency) ** Heywood C.C. * Heywood, Norfolk, in South Norfolk, England * Heywood, Wiltshire,… …   Wikipedia

  • Heywood — 53.5925 2.2255555555556 Koordinaten: 53° 36′ N, 2° 14′ W …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Heywood — Original name in latin Heywood Name in other language Heywood, Heywood i Stor Manchester, Monkey Town State code GB Continent/City Europe/London longitude 53.59245 latitude 2.21941 altitude 121 Population 28024 Date 2010 04 01 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Heywood — /hay wood/, n. 1. John, 1497? 1580?, English dramatist and epigrammatist. 2. Thomas, 1573? 1641, English dramatist, poet, and actor. 3. a male given name. * * * …   Universalium

  • HEYWOOD —    (23), a town of Lancashire, 9 m. N. of Manchester; owes its rapid growth to the neighbouring coal fields and the development of the cotton industry; has also flourishing iron and brass foundries, woollen factories, &c …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Heywood — Hey•wood [[t]ˈheɪ wʊd[/t]] n. 1) big John, 1497?–1580?, English playwright and epigrammatist 2) big Thomas, 1573?–1641, English playwright, poet, and actor …   From formal English to slang

  • Heywood — /ˈheɪwʊd/ (say haywood) noun a town in south western Victoria, 20 km north of Portland …   Australian English dictionary

  • Heywood — /hay wood/, n. 1. John, 1497? 1580?, English dramatist and epigrammatist. 2. Thomas, 1573? 1641, English dramatist, poet, and actor. 3. a male given name …   Useful english dictionary

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