Speight is a surname and given name shared by several notable people:

urname uses

* Jesse Speight (1795–1847), American state and national politician
* Randolph L. Speight (1919–1999), American jurist
* Johnny Speight (1920–1998), English television writer
* Mick Speight (born 1951), English footballer
* George Speight (born 1957), also known as Ilikimi Naitini, Fijian politician and principal instigator of the Fiji coup of 2000
* Richard Speight (born around 1960), British actor, son of Johnny Speight
* Lester Speight (born before 1965) , American former professional football player, professional wrestler and actor
* Mark Speight (1965–2008), British television presenter
* Martin Speight (born 1967), English cricketer
* Richard Speight, Jr. (born 1970), American actor
* Jake Speight (born 1985), English footballer
* Helene Speight, a finalist on series 4 of The Apprentice in the UK

Given name uses

Follow [http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3APrefixindex&from=Speight&namespace=0 this link] for all articles that begin with the prefix "Speight". Among these titles will be all biographical articles on persons with "Speight" as their given name.

ee also

* Speights (surname)
* Speight's, a New Zealand brewery and their brand of beer

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  • Speight's — Brewery, Gebäude der Brauerei an der Rattray Street in Dunedin, Neuseeland Speight s ist eine im Jahre 1876 gegründete Brauerei mit Sitz in Dunedin, Neuseeland. Geschichte Drei Beschäftigte der ehemaligen Well Park Brauerei in Dunedin gaben 1876… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Speight — ist der Name mehrerer Personen: George Speight (* 1957), fidschianischer Politiker Jesse Speight (1795–1847), amerikanischer Politiker John J. Speight (ca. 1885/1890–1954), amerikanischer Jurist und Richter bei mehreren der Nürnberger… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Speight — Speight, n. [G. specht, probably akin to L. picus: cf. D. specht. [root]169. See {Pie} a magpie.] (Zo[ o]l.) A woodpecker; called also {specht}, {spekt}, {spight}. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Speight's — Infobox Company company name = Speights company company type = Private foundation = 1876 location = Dunedin, New Zealand key people = industry = Beverages products = Beers and lagers revenue = num employees= homepage =… …   Wikipedia

  • Speight’s — Das Logo der Brauerei Speight s Brewery, Gebäude der Brauerei an der Rattra …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Speight's — 45° 52′ 35″ S 170° 30′ 00″ E / 45.87637, 170.49995 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Speight — Found in a number of different spellings including Spieght, Spight, Spaight, and Speight, this unusual surname was originally recorded only in Yorkshire. Its origins lie with the Olde English and Saxon word Speoht which describes a Wood Pecker… …   Surnames reference

  • speight — noun a woodpecker …   Wiktionary

  • speight — n. [Written also Specht, Spekt.] Black woodpecker …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • speight — …   Useful english dictionary

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