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Allen is of Gaelic origin, variant of Alan(Old German), meaning is â€˜Preciousâ€™. From English origin it means â€˜ Little rockâ€™.
Allen Ginsberg, an American beat poet; American actor and film director Woody Allen, who took the stage name Allen from his real first name; Bryan Allen is a professional ice hockey defenceman in the NHL( National Hockey League), playing for the Florida Panthers.
From Irish and Scottish origin Allen means â€˜ Fair and handsomeâ€™.
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was an American producer-director, best known as the creator and host of Candid Camera from the 1940s to 1980s, as either a regular show or a series of specials. Its most notable run was from 1960 to 1967 on CBS.
Thomas "Tommy" Allen
was an English professional goalkeeper who played for Southampton in the 1920s and later for Coventry City.He was born in Moxley and played his youth football for various local sides. During World War I he played for Wolverhampton Wanderers before joining First Division side Sunderland in May 1919