Hawke

__NOTOC__

Hawke is a surname, and may refer to:

People

* Albert Hawke, ex-premier of Western Australia
* Alex Hawke, Australian politician
* Bob Hawke, ex-prime minister of Australia
* Brett Hawke, Australian Olympic swimmer
* Davis Wolfgang Hawke, U.S. spammer
* Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke, British naval officer
* Ethan Hawke, American actor
* Hazel Hawke, wife of Bob Hawke
* Jason Hawke, German-born, porn star
* Joe Hawke, New Zealand politician
* John D. Hawke, Jr., U.S. comptroller of the currency
* Martin Hawke, 7th Baron Hawke, English cricketer
* Neil Hawke, Australian professional athlete
* Simon Hawke, science fiction author

In fiction

* Hawke, a fictional commanding officer in the Advance Wars video games
* Cannon Hawke, comic book character
* Connor Hawke, comic book character
* "Jeff Hawke", a science fiction comic strip
* Meyrin Hawke and Lunamaria Hawke, fictional characters from anime series "Mobile Suit Gundam Seed Destiny"
* Saint John Hawke, fictional character in season 4 of U.S. television series "Airwolf".
* Stringfellow Hawke, fictional character from seasons 1-3 of "Airwolf"
* Hawke (Novel), novel by Ted Bell, named after the story's primary protagonist.
* One of the eight main protagonists of , Hawke is the Captain of the Lady Luck, and a pirate.

Places

* Hawke Bay, a bay on the North Island of New Zealand
* Hawke's Bay, the area surrounding Hawke Bay, New Zealand
* Hawke's Bay (Karachi), a beach and neighborhood in Karachi, Pakistan
* Hawke's Bay Province, a historical province of New Zealand
* Mount Hawke, village in Cornwall, England, U.K.

hips

* HMS "Hawke" (1891), one of many British warships named "Hawke"

Organisations

* Hawke Sea Scouts, a Scouting unit in Auckland, New Zealand.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Hawke — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Bob Hawke (* 1929), australischer Politiker Edward Hawke, 1. Baron Hawke (1705 1781), britischer Admiral Ethan Hawke (* 1970), US amerikanischer Schauspieler Siehe auch: Hawke Bay, Bucht auf der Ostseite… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hawke [1] — Hawke, 1) Vorgebirg an der Ostküste von Neu Holland (Australien); 2) Bai an der Ostküste der Neuseelandsinsel Eaheino Mauve; 3) Insel u. Bai an der Ostküste von Labrador (Nordamerika) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hawke [2] — Hawke, Lord Edward, Baron H. and Towton, Sohn eines englischen Rechtsgelehrten, nahm früh Seedienste, wurde 1734 Capitän, 1748 Viceadmiral u. schlug als solcher 1759 die Flotte, welche von Brest aus in England landen sollte, wurde Viceadmiral,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Hawke —   [hɔːk],    1) Edward, 1. Baron (seit 1776), britischer Admiral, * London 1705, ✝ Sunbury on Thames (bei London) 17. 10. 1781; besiegte die französische Flotte im Österreichen Erbfolgekrieg bei der Insel Belle Île (1747) und im Siebenjährigen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hawke — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Hawke est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Bob Hawke (né en 1929) est le 23e premier ministre australien. Colin Hawke (né en 1953)… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hawke — I. /hɔk/ (say hawk) noun 1. Albert Redvers George, 1900–86, Australian state Labor politician; premier of WA 1953–59. 2. Bob (Robert James Lee Hawke), born 1929, Australian industrial advocate and federal Labor politician; president of the ACTU… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Hawke — This ancient and distinguished surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and may belong to any of three distinct surname categories. Firstly, Hawke may derive from the Olde English pre 7th Century male given H(e)afoc , Hawk, originally a byname denoting… …   Surnames reference

  • Hawke — I. biographical name 1st Baron 1705 1781 Edward Hawke English admiral II. biographical name Robert James Lee 1929 prime minister of Australia (1983 91) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Hawke — /hawk/, n. Robert (James Lee), born 1929, Australian political leader: prime minister 1983 91. * * * …   Universalium

  • Hawke —    B His evidence on land grants in Upper Canada, 53 54 …   The makers of Canada

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.