Fisher, St. John

Fisher, St. John

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  • Fisher, Saint John — ▪ English priest byname  John of Rochester  born 1469, Beverley, Yorkshire, Eng. died June 22, 1535, London; canonized May 19, 1935; feast day July 9       English humanist, martyr, and prelate, who, devoted to the pope and to the Roman Catholic… …   Universalium

  • Fisher, Sir John Arbuthnot, Lord Fisher — (1841–1920)    An influential British naval officer, and first sea lord before and again during World War I. Fisher was nominated a cadet in the Royal Navy at the age of 13 and served without seeing action in the Crimean War. He then served as a… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • John Kerrigan (author) — John Kerrigan (born 1956) is Professor of English 2000, University of Cambridge. Life and workJohn Kerrigan was born in Liverpool; he was educated there at St. Edward s College followed by Oxford where he went to Keble later becoming a Junior… …   Wikipedia

  • John Cavanaugh — may refer to:*John C. Cavanaugh, president of the University of West Florida *John J. Cavanaugh (1899 1979), American priest and president of the University of Notre Dame *John Joseph Cavanaugh III (b. 1945), American politician *John R.… …   Wikipedia

  • John Barker (scholar) — John Barker (fl. c. 1471 1482) was first recorded as a King s Scholar at Eton College about 1471. He went to King s College in 1474, was elected a fellow in 1477, and graduated MA in 1479. His Etonian connection may indicate that he was from the… …   Wikipedia

  • Fisher — (Fischr), John, engl. Cardinal, geb. um 1455, wurde sehr jung Kanzler der Universität Cambridge, alsdann Geistlicher und Bischof von Rochester. Heinrich VIII. zog ihn in seinen Rath u. wahrscheinlich arbeiteten Beide mit einander an der Schrift… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher — The Lord Fisher of Kilverstone Born 25 January 1841 Ceylon Died …   Wikipedia

  • Fisher School of Accounting — Infobox University name = Fisher School of Accounting established = 1977 type = dean = Director Gary A. McGill city = Florida country = USA students = 820 campus = website= [ Fisher School of Accounting] The Fisher… …   Wikipedia

  • John F. Kennedy — John Fitzgerald Kennedy Fotografía oficial de la Casa Blanca tomada durante su pre …   Wikipedia Español

  • John Fisher (disambiguation) — John Fisher is the name of:*Saint John Fisher, (c. 1469–1535), English Catholic bishop, cardinal and martyr *John Fisher (cricketer) (1897–1954), English cricketer *John Fisher (politician) (1806–1882), U.S. Representative from New York *John H.… …   Wikipedia

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