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Famous People with Name Francis

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Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban (22 January 1561 – 9 April 1626) was an English philosopher, statesman, and essayist. He is also known as a proponent of the scientific revolution.

Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: Francis Bacon (painter)

Francis Bacon (28 October 1909 – 28 April 1992) was an Irish-born figurative painter. He was a collateral descendant of the Elizabethan philosopher Francis Bacon. His artwork is known for its bold, austere, and often grotesque or nightmarish imagery.

Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: Sir Francis Drake

Sir Francis Drake, Vice Admiral, (c. 1540 – January 27, 1595) was an English privateer, navigator, slave trader, and politician of the Elizabethan era.

Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: Freddie Francis

Frederick William (Freddie) Francis (22 December 1917 – 17 March 2007) was an English cinematographer and film director.He achieved his greatest successes as a cinematographer, including winning two Academy Awards, for Sons and Lovers and Glory.

Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: Samuel Lewis Francis

Samuel Lewis Francis (June 25, 1923 - November 4, 1994) was an American painter and printmaker.

Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: Thomas Francis, Jr.

r. Thomas Francis, Jr. (July 15, 1900 – October 1, 1969) was an American physician, virologist, and epidemiologist.Francis was the first person to isolate influenza virus in America, and in 1940 showed that there are other strains of influenza, and took part in the development of influenza vaccines.He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 1946.

Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: Francis Ford Coppola

Francis Ford Coppola (born April 7, 1939) is a five-time Academy Award winning American film director, producer, and screenwriter. Coppola is also a vintner, magazine publisher, and hotelier.

Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: Francis Scott Key

Francis Scott Key (August 1, 1779 – January 11, 1843) was an American lawyer, author, and amateur poet, from Georgetown, who wrote the words to the United States' national anthem, "The Star-Spangled Banner".

Personality/ Celebrity / Famous Name: François Mitterrand

François Mitterrand (October 26, 1916 – January 8, 1996) served as President of France from 1981 to 1995. He holds the record of longest serving (14 years) President of France. He is also the oldest President of the Fifth Republic, leaving office at 78.

Francis as First Name

Francis Ford Coppola     Francis Ford Coppola        Origin/Culture/Country: American

Francis Ford Coppola: is a five-time Academy Award-winning American film director, producer, and screenwriter. Coppola is also a vintner, magazine publisher, and hotelier. He is a graduate of Hofstra University where he studied theatre. He earned an M.F.A. in film directing from the UCLA Film School. He is most renowned for directing the highly regarded Godfather trilogy, The Conversation, and the Vietnam War epic Apocalypse Now.

Francis Scott Fitzgerald     Francis Scott Fitzgerald        Origin/Culture/Country: American

Francis Scott Fitzgerald: was an American writer of novels and short stories, whose works are evocative of the Jazz Age, a term he coined himself. He is widely regarded as one of the twentieth century's great writers. Fitzgerald is considered a member of the "Lost Generation", Americans born in the 1890s who came of age during World War I. He finished four novels, left a fifth unfinished, and wrote dozens of short stories that treat themes of youth and promise (his first act), and despair and age

Francis Xavier Bushman     Francis Xavier Bushman        Origin/Culture/Country: American

Francis Xavier Bushman: was an American film actor. His matinee idol career started in 1911 in the silent film His Friend's Wife, but it did not survive the silent screen era.

Francis Anthony Brickowski     Francis Anthony Brickowski        Origin/Culture/Country: American

Francis Anthony Brickowski: is a retired American professional basketball player, formerly in the National Basketball Association.Brickowski played college basketball for 4 years as a power forward/center for Pennsylvania State University.

Francis David Buddy O'Grady     Francis David Buddy O       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Francis David Buddy O'Grady: was an American basketball player and coach.A 5'11" guard from Georgetown University, O'Grady played professionally in the Basketball Association of America from 1946 to 1949. He competed for the Washington Capitols, St. Louis Bombers, and Providence Steamrollers and averaged 3.7 points per game.[1]

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Francis as Last Name

Robert Francis     Robert Francis       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Robert Francis: was an American poet who lived much of his life in Amherst, Massachusetts. He lived in a small house he built himself which he called Fort Juniper. Francis won the Shelley Memorial Award in 1939. One of his poetic mentors was Robert Frost, and indeed Fran

Ronald "Ron" Michael Francis, Jr.     Ronald "Ron" Michael Francis, Jr.       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Ronald "Ron" Michael Francis, Jr.: is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey centreman who played 23 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Hartford Whalers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Carolina Hurricanes and Toronto Maple Leafs. He now serves as the associate head coach for the Hurricanes.

Roy Anthony Myers Francis     Roy Anthony Myers Francis       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Roy Anthony Myers Francis: is a former Costa Rican soccer player who played most of his career with Deportivo Saprissa.Myers was known as "El Maravilloso" (The Marvelous) due to his natural talent to play the game, becoming a typical number 10. In his country he played mostly with Saprissa, winning three national championships with them, as well as two CONCACAF Champions Cups. He also played with his hometown team, Limón.

Suzanne Morrow Francis     Suzanne Morrow Francis       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Suzanne Morrow Francis: was a Canadian figure skater. She competed in pairs with Wallace Diestelmeyer.

Melvin Joseph Francis     Melvin Joseph Francis       Origin/Culture/Country: American

Melvin Joseph Francis: was the governor of the Passamaquoddy Pleasant Point Reservation, one of two reservations in Maine of the Passamaquoddy Indian tribe, from 1980 until 1990 and again since 2002.Governor John Baldacci postponed the State of the State address for one day to

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