Sturges


Sturges

Sturges may refer to:
* William Sturges Bourne (1769–1845), British politician
* Graeme Sturges (b. 1955), Australian politician
* Jock Sturges (b. 1947), American photographer
* John Sturges (1911–1982), American film director
* Jonathan Sturges (1740–1819), American lawyer and jurist
* Lewis B. Sturges (1763–1844), American politician
* Matthew Sturges (b. 1970), American comics author
* Preston Sturges (1898–1959), American film director and writer
* Ralph W. Sturges (1918–2007), American Mohegan tribal chief
* Robert Sturges (1891–1970), British Royal Marines officer
* Shannon Sturges (b. 1968), American actress


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  • Sturges — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Graeme Sturges (* 1955), australischer Politiker Jock Sturges (* 1947), US amerikanischer Fotograf John Sturges (1911–1992), US amerikanischer Filmregisseur und produzent Jonathan Sturges (1740–1819), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sturges — (John) (1911 1992) cinéaste américain, spécialiste du western (Règlement de comptes à O.K. Corral, 1956; les Sept Mercenaires, 1960) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Sturges —   [ stəːdʒes],    1) John, amerikanischer Filmregisseur, * Oak Park (Illinois) 3. 1. 1910, ✝ San Luis Obispo (Calif.) 18. 8. 1992; drehte Actionfilme, seit 1949 v. a. spannungsgeladene Western (»Der letzte Zug von Gun Hill«, 1958; »Die… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sturges — This interesting surname is derived from the Old Norse personal name Thorgils, composed of the divine name Thor, the name of the god of thunder in Scandinavian mythology, plus gils , hostage, pledge. However, the inorganic initial S is not easily …   Surnames reference

  • Sturges — n. family name; Preston Sturges (1898 1959, born as Edmond P. Biden), American film director …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Sturges — /sterr jis/, n. Preston, 1898 1959, U.S. playwright and screenwriter. * * * …   Universalium

  • Sturges — Stur•ges [[t]ˈstɜr dʒɪs[/t]] n. big Preston, 1898–1959, U.S. screenwriter …   From formal English to slang

  • Sturges — /sterr jis/, n. Preston, 1898 1959, U.S. playwright and screenwriter …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sturges Road Train Station — Sturges Road railway station is on the Western Line of the Auckland railway network. History For many years this station s name was mis spelt as Sturgess Road. The road was named after a local family living in the area in the 19th century called… …   Wikipedia

  • Sturges v Bridgman — Sturges v. Bridgman (1879) L.R. 11 Ch. D. 852 is a landmark case in nuisance. It decides that what constitutes reasonable use of one s property depends on the character of the locality. Though it may in some cases be harsh, this means therefore… …   Wikipedia