Bowden may refer to:


* Great Bowden
* Little Bowden
* Bowden, Alberta
* Bowden, Dorset
* Bowden, Devon
* Bowden Island
* Bowden, South Australia
** Bowden railway station, Adelaide

People with the surname Bowden

* Adam L Bowden (born 1966), Global business consultant, trainer and coach.
* Adam Bowden (born 1982), British international track athlete.
* Andrew Bowden (born 1930), British Conservative politician.
* B. V. Bowden (1910 - 1989), English scientist and educationist.
* Billy Bowden (born 1963), international cricket umpire from New Zealand.
* Bobby Bowden (born 1929), head college football coach of the Florida State University Seminoles
* Charles Bowden (born 1945), American author, journalist, and essayist
* Dan Bowden, American musician (Stingy Brimm)
* Dominic Bowden (born 1977), New Zealand television presenter
* Eric Bowden (1871 – 1931), Australian solicitor and politician
* Frank Bowden (1848 – 1921), founder of the Raleigh Bicycle Company and the inventor of the Bowden cable
* Gerald Bowden (born 1935), British Conservative politician
* Herbert Bowden (1905 – 1994), British Labour politician
* Herbert Bowden (VFL/AFL) (born 1888), Australian rules footballer.
* Jim Bowden, general manager of the Washington Nationals (baseball team)
* Joel Bowden (born 1978), Australian rules footballer
* Katrina Bowden, American actress
* Lemuel J. Bowden (1815 – 1864), American lawyer and politician
* Mark Bowden (born 1951), American writer
* either of two Michael Bowdens:
** Michael Bowden (Australian rules footballer)
** Michael Bowden (baseball) (born 1986)
* Monty Bowden (1865 - 1892), English cricketer and wicket-keeper
* Mwata Bowden (born 1947), American jazz reeds player
* Norris Bowden (1926 – 1991), Canadian figure skater.
* Patrick Bowden (born 1981), Australian rules footballer
* Ray Bowden (1909 – 1998), English footballer
* Ron Bowden (born 1942), Australian politician
* Sandra Bowden (born 1943), American artist and painter
* Terry Bowden, college football analyst/commentator, motivational speaker and former college football coach
* Tommy Bowden (born 1954), American football coach at Clemson University


* Wilson Bowden, construction company
* Bowden cable

ee also

* Boden
* Bowdon
* Bowen

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  • Bowden Island — is one of the southern islands of the Family Islands group and located approximately 20km East of Tully Heads.The Aboriginal name for this island is Budg Joo Island.The GBRMPA has deemed this island a Sensitive Location and limited visits to 2… …   Wikipedia

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