Watson

biographical name Wat·son \ ˈwät-sən \

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James Dewey 1928–     American geneticist

Watson

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John 1850–1907 pseudonym Ian Maclaren play \mə-ˈkler-ən\ Scottish clergyman and author

Watson

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John Broadus 1878–1958 American psychologist

Watson

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Thomas (John) 1874–1956 and his son Thomas (John), Jr. 1914–1993 American industrialists

Watson

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Sir (John) William 1858–1935 English poet

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