Francis Drake (disambiguation)


Francis Drake (disambiguation)

Francis Drake may refer to:
*Sir Francis Drake (1540-1596); Elizabethan privateer and naval hero
*Francis Drake (1573-1634); nephew of the Sir Francis Drake above and Sir Richard Grenville
*Francis Henry Drake (1694-1740); son of Sir Francis Drake, MP for Tavistock (?); MP for the same Tavistock, 1715-1734
*Francis Drake (antiquary) (1696–1771); historian of York
*Francis William Drake (1724-1787); son of Francis Henry, Royal Navy officer and Governor of Newfoundland
* Sir Francis Samuel Drake; also son of Francis Henry; Rear Admiral in Royal Navy; commander of lead division of British naval squadron at Revolutionary War Battle of the Virginia Cape 1781
* Francis Drake (diplomat) (1764-1821)
*Frances Drake (actor) (1912-2000), American actress
*Francis M. Drake (1830-1903), Governor of Iowa
*"Sir Francis Drake" (TV series), 1961-1962 British television series

ee also

*Frank Drake (Dr.), (born 1930, Chicago) is an American astronomer and astrophysicist
*Frank Drake (comics)
*Frances Drake (actor), female American actress


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