George Foster


George Foster

George Foster may refer to:

*George Foster (American football) (born 1980), American football player
*George Foster (baseball) (born 1948), former American baseball player
*George Foster (boxer), former American boxer
*George Foster (footballer), former British football player and manager for Plymouth Argyle F.C.
*George Foster (restaurant entrepreneur), founder of Fosters Freeze
*George Eulas Foster (1847–1931), Canadian politician
*Bill Foster (Illinois politician), full name George William Foster, Congressman from Illinois
*Pops Foster (given name George Murphy Foster, 1892-1969), jazz musician
*George Foster Peabody (1852–1938), American educator and political figure
*George P. Foster (1835-1879), Union general in the American Civil War
*George Peter Foster (1858-1928), U.S. Representative from Illinois

;See also
*George Forster (also called Foster), convicted criminal whose body was experimented on after he was hanged


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