Johnson


Johnson
/jon"seuhn/; for 3 also Sw. /yoon"sawn/, n.
1. Andrew, 1808-75, seventeenth president of the U.S. 1865-69.
2. Charles Spurgeon /sperr"jeuhn/, 1893-1956, U.S. educator and sociologist.
3. Eyvind /ay"vin/, 1900-76, Swedish writer: Nobel prize 1974.
4. Gerald White, 1890-1980, U.S. writer.
5. Howard (Deering) /dear"ing/, 1896?-1972, U.S. businessman: founder of restaurant and motel chain.
6. Jack (John Arthur), 1878-1946, U.S. heavyweight prizefighter: world champion 1908-15.
7. James Price, 1891-1955, U.S. pianist and jazz composer.
8. James Weldon /wel"deuhn/, 1871-1938, U.S. poet and essayist.
9. Lyndon Baines /lin"deuhn baynz/, 1908-73, thirty-sixth president of the U.S. 1963-69.
10. Philip C(ortelyou), born 1906, U.S. architect and author.
11. Reverdy /rev"euhr dee/, 1796-1876, U.S. lawyer and politician: senator 1845-49, 1863-68.
12. Richard Mentor /men"teuhr, -tawr/, 1780-1850, vice president of the U.S. 1837-41.
13. Samuel ("Dr. Johnson"), 1709-84, English lexicographer, critic, poet, and conversationalist.
14. Virginia E(shelman) /esh"euhl meuhn/, born 1925, U.S. psychologist: researcher on human sexual behavior (wife of William H. Masters).
15. Walter Perry ("Big Train"), 1887-1946, U.S. baseball player.
16. Sir William, 1715-74, British colonial administrator in America, born in Ireland.

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(as used in expressions)
Marguerite Johnson
Bunche Ralph Johnson
Field Stephen Johnson
Heade Martin Johnson
Johnson Andrew
Johnson Eyvind
Johnson Frank Minis Jr.
Johnson Jack
John Arthur Johnson
Johnson James Price
Johnson James Weldon
Johnson John Harold
Johnson Lyndon Baines
Johnson Magic
Johnson Michael Duane
Johnson Philip Cortelyou
Johnson Rafer Lewis
Johnson Richard Mentor
Johnson Robert
Johnson Robert Wood
Johnson Samuel
Johnson Sir William 1st Baronet
Johnson Walter Perry
Masters William Howell and Johnson Virginia Eshelman

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