John Gardner

John Gardner

John Gardner may refer to:

Arts and literature

*John Gardner (composer) (born 1917), British composer
*John Gardner (novelist) (1933–1982), American novelist and educator, author of "Grendel"
*John Gardner (thriller writer) (1926–2007), British author of spy and mystery novels, former official James Bond author

Law, education and government

*John Gardner (delegate), (1747–1808), U.S. farmer, Rhode Island delegate to Continental Congress
*John Gardner (law) (born 1965), Professor of Jurisprudence, University of Oxford and Fellow of University College, Oxford, and Visiting Professor, Yale Law School, Yale University
*John Dunn Gardner (1811–1903), British Member of Parliament, 1841 to 1847
*John Fentress Gardner (1912–1998), American author and educator
*John J. Gardner (1845 – 1921), American politician representing New Jersey in the United States House of Representatives, 1885 to 1893
*John Sterling Gardner, Jr., American criminal, see List of individuals executed in North Carolina
*John W. Gardner (1912–2002), U.S. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare during the Great Society, founder of Medicare and Public Broadcasting


*John D. Gardner (general), Lieutenant General in the U.S. Army
*John Lane Gardner (1793–1869), Brigadier General in the US Army
*Philip John Gardner (1914-2003), English recipient of the Victoria Cross


*John Gardner (tennis), Former pro Australian who participated in the 1971 U.S. Open - Men's Singles

ee also

*Jack Gardner (disambiguation)
*John Gardiner (disambiguation)

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  • John Gardner — ist der Name folgender Personen: John Edmund Gardner (1926–2007), britischer Thrillerautor John Gardner (Delegierter) (1747–1808), US amerikanischer Landwirt und Politiker (Rhode Island) John Gardner (Komponist) (* 1917), englischer Komponist… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Gardner — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Gardner. John Edmund Gardner (né le 20 septembre 1926 à Seaton Delavel, Royaume Uni et mort le 3 août 2007), est un écrivain britannique. John Gardner apprend à lire dès trois ans et veut être …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Gardner (thriller writer) — John Edmund Gardner (November 20, 1926 – August 3, 2007 ) was an English spy novelist.Early lifeGardner was born in Seaton Delaval, Northumberland. He graduated from St. John s College, Cambridge and did postgraduate study at Oxford. Gardner… …   Wikipedia

  • John Gardner (novelist) — John Champlin Gardner, Jr. (July 21, 1933 – September 14, 1982) was a well known and controversial American novelist and university professor, best known for his novel Grendel , a retelling of the Beowulf myth.Early life and educationGardner was… …   Wikipedia

  • John Gardner (Schriftsteller) — John Champlin Gardner junior (* 21. Juli 1933 in Batavia, New York; † 14. September 1982 bei Susquehanna, Pennsylvania) war ein US amerikanischer Autor und Universitätslehrer. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Künstlerisches Schaffen 3 Werke …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Gardner (composer) — John Linton Gardner, CBE (born March 2, 1917) is an English composer of classical music.Gardner was born in Manchester, England and brought up in Ilfracombe, North Devon. His father Alfred Linton Gardner was a local GP and amateur composer who… …   Wikipedia

  • John Gardner (delegate) — John Gardner (1747 ndash;1808) was an American farmer from South Kingstown and Narragansett, Rhode Island. He was a delegate to the Continental Congress for Rhode Island in 1789. Many sources spell his last name as Gardiner.John’s parents were… …   Wikipedia

  • John Gardner Wilkinson — Sir John Gardner Wilkinson (* 5. Oktober 1797 in Little Missenden, Buckinghamshire; † 29. Oktober 1875 in Llandovery, Wales) war ein britischer Ägyptologe. Er gilt als Begründer der britischen Ägyptologie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Gardner Wilkinson — John Gardner Wilkinson. John Gardner Wilkinson (1797 1875) viajero, escritor y un célebre pionero inglés de la Egiptología del siglo XIX. Es citado a menudo como el padre de Egiptología británica . Biografía Wilkinson nació en Little Missenden,… …   Wikipedia Español

  • John Gardner (Delegierter) — John Gardner (* 1747 in South Kingstown, Rhode Island; † 18. Oktober 1808 ebenda) war ein US amerikanischer Landwirt aus South Kingstown und Narragansett in Rhode Island. Er war im Jahre 1789 Delegierter des Kontinentalkongresses für Rhode Island …   Deutsch Wikipedia