Cotton (disambiguation)

Cotton (disambiguation)

Cotton is a soft, staple fiber that can be spun and woven into a textile of the same name.

Cotton may also refer to:




  • Amy Cotton (born 1980), Canadian judoka
  • Henry Cotton (golfer) (1907–1987), English golfer
  • James Cotton (basketball) (born 1975), American basketball player
  • James Cotton (gridiron football) (born 1978), American defensive end


Politicians and nobility

Science and engineering

  • Aimé Cotton (1869–1951), French scientist
  • Sir Arthur Cotton (1803–1899), British general and engineer famous for his work in India
  • Arthur Disbrowe Cotton (1879–1962), botanist, species author Cotton and a president of the British Mycological Society
  • Charles Cotton (geologist), New Zealand geologist
  • Émile Cotton (1872–1950), French mathematician, discoverer of the Cotton tensor. Brother of Aimé Auguste Cotton
  • F. Albert Cotton (1930–2007), American inorganic chemist


  • Antony Cotton (born 1975), British actor, best known for his roles in Coronation Street and Queer as Folk (UK)
  • Bill Cotton (1928–2008), British television executive, World War I pilot
  • Fearne Cotton (born 1981), English television presenter and radio 1 DJ


  • Charles Cotton (1630–1687), poet
  • John Cotton (Puritan) (1585–1652), clergyman
  • Mary Ann Cotton (1832–1873), British serial killer
  • Richard Lynch Cotton (1794–1880), British vicar and university administrator
  • Robert Cotton (disambiguation), a disambiguation page for various men with this name
  • Sir Sydney Cotton (1792–1874), British Army officer.
  • William Cotton (disambiguation), a disambiguation page for various men with this name

See also

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  • Henry Cotton (disambiguation) — Henry Cotton is the name of *Sir Henry ‎Cotton (1821 1892)‎, British judge *Henry John Stedman Cotton (1845 1915), British politician *Henry Andrews Cotton (1876–1933), American doctor *Henry Cotton (1907–1987), British golfer …   Wikipedia

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