William White

William White may refer to:

Politics

*William White (MP), MP for Clitheroe (UK Parliament constituency) in 1660
*William White (Secretary of State), North Carolina Secretary of State, 1798–1811
*William White (Canadian politician), elected member of the first Council of the Northwest Territories, 1883–1885
* William Arthur White (1824–1891), British diplomat
* William J. White (1850–1923), United States Representative from Ohio
*Sir William Thomas White (1866–1955), Canadian politician and Cabinet minister
*Bill White (Canadian politician) (1915–1981),first Black Canadian to run for provincial or federal political office in Canada
*William Henry White (politician) Canadian Member of Parliament from Alberta.

Religion

*William White (Bishop of Pennsylvania) (1748–1836), First Episcopal Presiding Bishop, Episcopal Bishop of Philadelphia, and second Chaplain of the United States Congress
*William C. White (1854–1937), son of Seventh-day Adventist Church founder Ellen G. White
*William Charles White (1865–1943), Anglican Bishop of Newfoundland
*William A. White (1874–1936), American-Canadian Baptist minister, and only Black military chaplain in the British Empire during World War I

ports

*Will White (1854–1911), American baseball player
*William Edward White (1860–?), American baseball player, possibly the first African-American to play major league baseball
*William White (boxer), British boxer and Olympic competitor
*William White (footballer), Liverpool F.C. player, 1901–1902
*William White (field hockey), competitor in the 1948 Summer Olympics
*William White (football player) (born 1966), American football player

Music and media

*William White (composer) (born 1571), English composer
*William Allen White (1868–1944), American newspaper editor
*William Lindsay White (1900–1973), American journalist
*William S. White, American journalist and author of "Citadel", a seminal text about the United States Senate

Civil servants

*Sir William Arthur White (1824–1891), British diplomat
*William Hale White (1831–1913), English writer and civil servant

Military

*William Allison White (1894–1974), English recipient of the Victoria Cross
*Sir William Henry White (1845–1913), British warship designer
*William White (conscientious objector), Australian conscientious objector during the Vietnam War

Architecture

*William White (architect) (1825–1900), English architect
*William H. White, British architect

Art and design

*William White (Royal Doulton Figurine Designer)

cience and medicine

*William Alanson White (1870–1937), American neurologist and alienist
*William E. White, researcher on dissociative psychoactives
*William Comings White, engineer, General Electric, Schenectady, NY
*J. William White (1850-1916), Philadelphia Surgeon, Teacher, Author, Athlete, Leader in beautifying Rittenhouse Square

Criminals

*William White (gangster) (1900–1934), Prohibition gangster and Chicago Outfit gunman

Businessmen

*William White (railway manager), president of the Delaware and Hudson Railway, 1954–1967

Economics

*William White (economist), Canadian economist

Others

* Larry Grayson (1923–1995), English stand-up comedy and gameshow host, born William White

ee also

*Bill White
*Willie White


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