Langston


Langston

Langston is the name of two places in the United States:
*Langston, Alabama
*Langston, Oklahoma

Langston is a surname of English origin:
*John Mercer Langston (1829-1897), U.S. civil rights pioneer, first African American member of Congress
* Dr. Michael A. Langston, computer scientist in field of bioinformatics and computational biology
*Mark Langston (1960 - ), All-star Major League Baseball pitcher
*Langston Hughes (1902 - 1967), African-American poet, novelist, playwright, and newspaper columnist

There is also:
*Langston University
*Langston Field, a fictional technology found in the book "The Mote in God's Eye"


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  • Langston — ist der Name folgender Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Langston (Alabama) Langston (Oklahoma) Langston ist der Familienname folgender Personen: John Mercer Langston (1829–1897), US amerikanischer Politiker Mark Langston (1960), US amerikanischer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Langston — Langston, AL U.S. town in Alabama Population (2000): 254 Housing Units (2000): 193 Land area (2000): 5.041249 sq. miles (13.056774 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.233503 sq. miles (8.374734 sq. km) Total area (2000): 8.274752 sq. miles (21.431508 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Langston, AL — U.S. town in Alabama Population (2000): 254 Housing Units (2000): 193 Land area (2000): 5.041249 sq. miles (13.056774 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.233503 sq. miles (8.374734 sq. km) Total area (2000): 8.274752 sq. miles (21.431508 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Langston, OK — U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 1670 Housing Units (2000): 246 Land area (2000): 1.862871 sq. miles (4.824813 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.862871 sq. miles (4.824813 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Langston — Recorded in several spellings including Langston and Langstone, this is an English surname. It is of locational origin from any of various places so called but specifically Langston in the counties of Devonshire and Hampshire. Both villages are… …   Surnames reference

  • Langston — Original name in latin Langston Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 35.94505 latitude 97.25531 altitude 297 Population 1724 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Langston — /lang steuhn/, n. 1. John Mercer, 1829 97, U.S. public official, diplomat, and educator. 2. a male given name. * * * …   Universalium

  • Langston — n. male first name …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Langston — /lang steuhn/, n. 1. John Mercer, 1829 97, U.S. public official, diplomat, and educator. 2. a male given name …   Useful english dictionary

  • Langston Hughes — fotografiado en 1936 por Carl Van Vechten Nacimiento 1 de febrero de 1902 …   Wikipedia Español