Blackwell


Blackwell

The name Blackwell can refer to many places, people, and things.

Places

In the United Kingdom:
* Blackwell, County Durham, England
* Blackwell, Cumbria, England
* Blackwell, Bolsover, Alfreton, Derbyshire, England
* Blackwell, Somerset, England
* Blackwell, Sussex, England
* Blackwell, Warwickshire, England
* Blackwell, Worcestershire, England
* Blackwell in the Peak, Derbyshire, England

In America:
* Blackwell, Georgia
* Blackwell, Oklahoma
** the Blackwell meteorite of 1906 which fell in Oklahoma (see Meteorite falls)
* Blackwell, Texas
* Blackwell, Wisconsin
* Blackwell, Missouri
* Blackwell, Ontario

People

* Ace Blackwell, fictional sitcom character
* Alex Blackwell (Robert Alexander Blackwell), basketball player
* Alexander Blackwell, Scots adventurer
* Alice Stone Blackwell, feminist, journalist and human rights advocate
* Basil Blackwell, son of founder of Blackwell's bookshops in the UK
* Ben Blackwell, director of Cass Records, drummer, roadie
* Brian Blackwell, an English schoolboy who murdered his parents
* Bumps Blackwell, American songwriter and record producer
* Carlyle Blackwell, silent film actor
* Chris Blackwell, founder of Island Records
* David Blackwell, mathematician
* Ed Blackwell, jazz drummer
* Elise Blackwell, novelist
* Elizabeth Blackwell (doctor), activist and first female doctor in the US
* Elizabeth Blackwell (illustrator), English botanical illustrator
* Emily Blackwell, one of the first American women physicians
* Ernley Blackwell, British bureaucrat
* Ewell Blackwell, baseball pitcher
* Francis Blackwell Forbes, China merchant and botanist
* George Blackwell, an Archpriest of England
* Grey Blackwell, illustrator and animator
* Harolyn Blackwell, soprano
* Henry Browne Blackwell, social activist and husband of Lucy Stone
* Henry Blackwell (cricketer)
* Ian Blackwell, cricketer
* Jerry Blackwell ("Crusher"), professional wrestler
* John Blackwell, several people...
* Julius W. Blackwell, US Congressman from Tennessee
* Kate Blackwell, Australian cricketer
* Ken Blackwell, American politician in Ohio
* Kevin Blackwell, football goalkeeper
* Leslie Blackwell, Canadian politician
* Lucien E. Blackwell, US Congressman from Pennsylvania
* Luke Blackwell, Australian footballer
* Morton Blackwell, conservative activist
* Otis Blackwell, American songwriter
* Paul Blackwell, Australian actor
* Richard Blackwell (aka Mr. Blackwell), fashion critic best known for his annual "worst dressed" lists
* Robert Blackwell, American songwriter, nicknamed "Bumps"
* Roger Blackwell, marketing expert and public speaker
* Samuel C. Blackwell, Anglo-American abolitionist and husband of Antoinette Brown
* Scrapper (Francis) Blackwell, American blues musician
* Sue Blackwell, British Lecturer
* Thomas Blackwell (1701–1757), Scottish classical scholar
* Tom Blackwell, photorealist
* Trevor Blackwell, computer programmer and inventor
* Unita Blackwell, the first African American woman mayor of Mississippi and civil rights activist

Miscellaneous

* Blackwell's, a chain of publishers and bookshops based in Oxford
* Blackwell Publishing
* Blackwell is the nickname of a character in the manga series "Gals!"
* The Blackwell Series of adventure games for the PC


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