John Thompson

John Thompson

John Thompson may refer to:


* Sir John Eric Sidney Thompson (1898–1975), English archeologist and Mayan scholar
* John G. Thompson (b. 1932), mathematician
* John Thompson (sociologist), professor at Cambridge

Business figures

* John Thompson (banker) (1802–1891), American banker
* John A. "Snowshoe" Thompson (1827–1876), mail carrier across the Sierras
* John Thompson (TD banker) (b. 1942), IBMer and non-executive Chairman of the Board of Toronto-Dominion Bank
* John W. Thompson (b. 1949), CEO of Symantec
* John Philp Thompson, Sr. (1925–2003), American businessman with 7-Eleven

Media figures

* J.W.M. Thompson, English journalist who edited "The Sunday Telegraph"
* John L. Thompson, publisher of the "Iowa Bystander"
* John E. Thompson, cartoonist, graphic artist and printmaker

Political figures

* John Thompson (1749-1823), US Congressman from New York
* John Thompson (1809-1890), US Congressman from New York
* John Burton Thompson (1810–1874), Whig politician from Kentucky
* John Hall Thompson (1810–1893), Canadian court commissioner and political figure
* John McCandless Thompson (1829–1903), US Congressman from Pennsylvania
* John R. Thompson (1834–1894), a founder of the Grange
* Sir John Thompson (politician) (1845–1894), Prime Minister of Canada
* John T. Thompson (1860–1940), inventor of the Thompson submachine gun
* John W. Thompson (mayor) (b. 1949), mayor of Davenport, Iowa
* John Thompson (UK politician) (b.1928), British Labour MP for Wansbeck
* John Thompson (Manitoba politician) (1908–1986), Manitoba provincial cabinet minister
* John W. Thompson (Manitoba politician) (1858–?), politician in Manitoba, Canada

ports figures

* John A. Thompson (football coach), head football coach at University of Kentucky, 1892–1893
* John "Cat" Thompson (1906–1990), basketball player
* John Thompson (basketball), Jr. (b. 1941), former basketball coach at Georgetown University
* John Thompson III (b. 1966), his son, current coach at Georgetown
* John Thompson (coach), former defensive coordinator for the Ole Miss football team
* John Thompson (English footballer), former Manchester United F.C. player in the 1930s
* John Thompson (Irish footballer) (b. 1981), Irish professional footballer


* John Thompson (actor), member of the King's Men in the 1621–31 era
* John Thompson (Medal of Honor), American Civil War soldier and Medal of Honor recipient
* John Thompson (Medal of Honor, 1869), American Indian Wars soldier and Medal of Honor recipient
* John Thompson (poet) (1938–1976), Canadian poet
* John G. Thompson (Ohio), Sergeant at Arms of the U.S. House of Representatives
* John Reuben Thompson (1823–1873), American poet and editor
* John Ashburton Thompson (1846–1915), British-Australian physician
* John Edward Thompson, American artist
* John Edd Thompson, chief meteorologist for WALA-TV in Mobile, Alabama
* Johnny Thompson, Las Vegas illusionist

ee also

* Jon Thompson, (1936 - ), British artist
* Jonathan Thompson, British TV presenter
* Jack Thompson (disambiguation)
* John Thomson (disambiguation)

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