John Kay

A number of people have been called John Kay:

*John Kay (flying shuttle) (1704–1780), English inventor of textile machinery, notably the flying shuttle
*John Kay (spinning frame) (17??–17??), English developer of textile machinery, notably the spinning frame (not the same as John Kay immediately above)
*John Kay (caricaturist) (1742–1826), Scottish caricaturist
*John Kay (Medal of Honor), American Indian Wars soldier and Medal of Honor recipient
*Sir John Kay (judge) (1943–2004), British High Court judge
*John Kay (musician) (1944– ), musician and lead singer of Canadian rock band Steppenwolf
*John Kay (poet) (14th century), English poet laureate
*John Kay (economist) (1948– ), Scottish economist, Financial Times columnist and author
*John Kay (journalist) (1944– ), British Journalist on Rupert Murdoch's "The Sun"
*John Kay (footballer), Scottish soccer player of the 1870s and 1880s
*John Kay (poet), (20th-21st Century)Poet based in Bournemouth, the south of England

Also:
*Johnny Kay, lead guitarist for Bill Haley and His Comets from 1961 to 1967

ee also

*John Kaye (disambiguation)


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  • John Kay — ist der Name folgender Personen: John Kay (Erfinder) (1704–1780), britischer Unternehmer und Erfinder John Kay (Karikaturist) (1742–1826), schottischer Karikaturist und Miniaturmaler John Kay (Musiker) (eigentlich Joachim Fritz Krauledat; * 1944) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Kay — Monument élevé en l honneur de John Kay à Bury. John Kay (né le 17 juin 1704 à Bury et mort en 1780) est l’inventeur de la navette volante, qui a contribué de façon essentielle à la révolution industrielle. Biographie John Ka …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Kay — Memorial en honor de John Kay. John Kay fue un inventor inglés nacido en el poblado de Bury (condado de Lancashire) en 1704. Es conocido históricamente por ser el padre de la lanzadera volante; una herramienta de producción que desarrolló en 1733 …   Wikipedia Español

  • John Kay (musicien) — John Kay John Kay 2007 Steppenwolf …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John Kay (economist) — John Kay (born 1948, Edinburgh) is a leading British business economist of centrist persuasion. Kay was educated at the Royal High School, Edinburgh University, and Nuffield College, Oxford. He has been a fellow of St John s College, Oxford since …   Wikipedia

  • John Kay (spinning frame) — John Kay was a clockmaker from Warrington, Lancashire, England. He is known by association with Thomas Highs and later Richard Arkwright for the scandal associated with the invention of the spinning frame in 1767: an important stage in the… …   Wikipedia

  • John Kay (Musiker) — John Kay auf dem Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival am 4. August 2007 John Kay (* 12. April 1944 in Tilsit in Ostpreußen als Joachim Fritz Krauledat) ist ein deutschstämmiger Rockmusiker in Nordamerika. Leben Im Rahmen der Flucht aus Ostpreußen floh… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Kay (Erfinder) — John Kay John Kay (* 17. Juni 1704 in Bury, Lancashire; † um 1780) war ein britischer Unternehmer und Erfinder. Seine wichtigste Neuerung war der Schnellschusswebstuhl (1733). Der fliegende Schütze oder Schnellschütze stellt eine der ersten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Kay (caricaturist) — John Kay (1750 ndash; February 21, 1826) was a Scottish caricaturist and engraver.He was born near Dalkeith, where his father was a mason. At thirteen he was apprenticed to a barber, whom he served for six years. He then went to Edinburgh, where… …   Wikipedia

  • John Kay (English footballer) — John Kay (born 29 January 1964 at Great Lumley, England) is an English former footballer.Kay started his career at Arsenal as an apprentice, joining in April 1980 and turning professional in July 1981. He made his League debut against West… …   Wikipedia

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