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Owen Tudor was the grandfather of English king Henry VII. He caused a scandal by marrying widowed English queen Catherine of Valois.
A name of uncertain derivation. Some believe it to be from the Welsh oen (lamb). Others feel it is from the Gaelic Loghunn (youth), and yet another suggestion is that it is the Welsh form of the Latin Eugenius (well-born, noble).
Owen is an anglicized form of the Welsh name Owain, and may appear as both as a personal name and as a surname. Owen is a cognate with Eugene meaning noble-born.
Owain is modern version of Owen, Owen Tudor was the grandfather of English king Henry VII. He caused a scandal by marrying widowed English queen Catherine of Valois.
Owen Name also appears in following Origin(s): Celtic, Irish, Gaelic, Welsh
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(March 21, 1927 - October 14, 2007) was an utility infielder in Major League Baseball, playing mainly as a second baseman for five different teams between 1949 and 1956. Listed at 6'1, 180 lb., Friend batted and threw right-handed. He was born in in Granite City, Illinois.
was an English footballer and football coach.Owen was born in Birmingham. He made 388 first-team appearances for Luton Town. In 1959 he was the Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year and led Luton Town to the FA Cup Final.