William Johnson


William Johnson

William Johnson may be:

;Arts and Entertainment
* William Gary Johnson (1879–1949), called Bunk Johnson, American jazz musician
* William H. Johnson (painter) (1901–1970), African-American painter of the Harlem Renaissance
* William Henry Johnson, called Zip Johnson, circus entertainer

;Politics
* William Johnson (c. 1660–1718), English Member of Parliament for Aldeburgh 1689–1718
* William A. Johnson, Jr., mayor of Rochester, New York
* William Cost Johnson, (1806–1860), Maryland Congressman
* William Elliot Johnson (1862–1932), an Australian politician
* William E. "Pussyfoot" Johnson (1862–1950), American temperance movement leader
* William J. Johnson, (1821-1875), New York State Senator and Civil War colonel.
* Sir William Moore Johnson, 1st Baronet
* William Richard Johnson ( [1875&ndash1938) Illinois Congressman
* William Samuel Johnson (1727–1819), United States Founding Father
* William James Johnson (1871-1916), Australian politician
* William Ward Johnson (1892–1963), a U.S. Representative from California.

;Military
* Captain William Johnson, (1784–1851), Scottish Naval Captain
* Sir William Johnson, 1st Baronet (1715–1774), Major General in the British forces during the French and Indian War.
* William Henry Johnson, (1890–1945), English recipient of the Victoria Cross
* William Johnson (Medal of Honor recipient) (1855–1903), American recipient of the Medal of Honor

;Scholars
* William Johnson Cory (1823–1892), English educator and Uranian poet
* William Ernest Johnson (1858–1931), British logician
* William Frederick Johnson, (1852–1934), Irish naturalist
* William Johnson (author) (born 1931), Canadian journalist and author

;Scientists
* William Summer Johnson (1913–1995), American chemist
* William Michael (Mike) Johnson (technologist)

;Law & Business
* William Johnson (judge) (1771–1834), Justice of the United States Supreme Court
* William R. Johnson, chairman, president, and chief executive officer of the H. J. Heinz Company

;Athletics
* William C. Skinny Johnson (1911–1980), American basketball player
* William Julius Johnson (1899–1989), called Judy Johnson, American baseball player
* William Johnson (cricketer) (1884-1941) - Australian cricketer
* William "Hootie" Johnson, (1931-), American golfer

;Barbers
* William Johnson (barber), successful free African American barber
* William H. Johnson, President Abraham Lincoln's barber and valet

ee also

;First name variations:
*Billy Johnson
*Bill Johnson
*Will Johnson
*Willie Johnson
*all other first name Johnsons.

;Middle name Johnson or William:
*George William Johnson
*William Johnson Cory
*William Johnson Dawson
*William Johnson Fox
*William Johnson Kerr
*William Johnson McDonald
*William Johnson Sollas
*William Ransom Johnson Pegram

;Surname variations;
*William Johnston (disambiguation)
*William Johnstone (disambiguation)

;Other:
*William R. Johnson Coliseum


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  • William Johnson — William Johnson. Sir William Johnson (1715 1 de julio de 1774), fundador de Johnstown, Nueva York, fue un pionero irlandés y oficial en el Nueva York colonial. También fue el Superintendente británico de los Asuntos de las Indias entre 1755 y… …   Wikipedia Español

  • William Johnson — (* 1715 in Smithtown, County Meath, Irland; † 11. Juli 1774 in Johnstown (New York)) war ein britisch irischer Händler, Politiker und General in den britischen Kolonien in Nordamerika. Sir William Johnson Willi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Johnson — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Johnson. Sir William Johnson Sir William Johnson, 1st Baronet (vers 1715 – 11 juillet 1774 à Johnson Hall ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • William Johnson (artist) — William Johnson (18 March, 1901–1970) was an African American painter born in Florence, South Carolina. Early life He had little formal education but developed his drawing skills penning cartoons for local newspapers. Upon turning 17, he moved to …   Wikipedia

  • William Johnson (barber) — William T. Johnson (1809 June 171851) was a free African American barber, who lived in Natchez, Mississippi.Johnson was born into slavery, but his slaveholder (also named William Johnson) emancipated him in 1820. His mother Amy was freed in 1814… …   Wikipedia

  • William Johnson (Richter) — William Johnson (* 17. oder 27. Dezember 1771 in Charleston, South Carolina; † 4. August 1834 in New York City) war ein amerikanischer Jurist und Richter am Obersten Gerichtshof der Vereinigten Staaten. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Familie und Jugend 2… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Johnson Cory — (1823 1892, born William Johnson) was a talented educator and poet, born at Torrington, and educated at Eton, where he was afterwards a renowned master, nicknamed Tute (short for tutor ) by his pupils. After Eton, he studied at Cambridge where he …   Wikipedia

  • William Johnson Sollas — Nacimiento 30 de mayo de 1849 Birmingham Fallecimiento 20 de octubre de …   Wikipedia Español

  • William Johnson (Begriffsklärung) — William Johnson ist der Name folgender Personen: William Johnson (1715–1774), britischer General William Ernest Johnson (1858–1931), britischer Logiker William Samuel Johnson (1727–1819), US amerikanischer Politiker Diese Seite …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Johnson McDonald — (December 21 1844 ndash; February 8 1926) was a Paris, Texas banker who left $850,000 (the bulk of his fortune) to the University of Texas System to endow an astronomical observatory. Some sources give his date of death as February 6.The bequest… …   Wikipedia


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