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  1. John Elliot was a Scottish officer of the Royal Navy who served during the Seven Years' War and the American War of Independence. He rose to the rank of Admiral, and served briefly as colonial governor of Newfoundland.
  2. John Elliot: John Herbert Elliot was a British novelist, screenwriter and television producer. Between 1954 and 1960 he scripted a succession of one-off television plays including War in the Air and A Man from the Sun. In 1961 he joined with astronomer Fred Hoyle to write the ground-breaking science fiction serial A for Andromeda which set the tone for all which was to follow in its stead. The success of A For Andromeda prompted a sequel, The Andromeda Breakthrough, in 1962.
    • also known as John Herbert Elliot
    • born on (97 years ago) in England
    • nationality: United Kingdom
    • profession: Novelist, screenwriter, television producer, television director
    • died on (18 years ago) in Bristol
    • read more about John Elliot (novelist)
  3. John Elliot was an American songwriter, credited with having written over 600 songs for motion pictures.
    • born on (101 years ago)
    • died on (43 years ago)
  4. John Elliot a.k.a. John Elliott was an actor.
  5. John Elliot: The Hon. John Edmund Elliot was a British Liberal politician.
  6. John Elliot a.k.a. John M. Elliott Jr. is a makeup artist who was nominated at the 75th Academy Awards for Best Makeup. He was nominated for The Time Machine, his nomination was shared with Barbara Lorenz.
  7. John Elliot MD was a physician and scientist in eighteenth-century London who was the first person to conjecture that different parts of the retina respond to particular colours of light. However, he was obsessed with Mary Boydell, daughter of the publisher John Boydell, and in 1787 was arrested for attempting to murder her. Although acquitted of attempted murder, he starved himself to death while awaiting trial for assault in Newgate Gaol.
    • born in (268 years ago)
    • died on (228 years ago)
  8. John Elliot was an English lawyer and antiquary.
    • born in (290 years ago)
    • died in (233 years ago)
  9. John Elliot is a 2014 Canadian Screen Awards nominated artist.
  10. John Elliot appeared in the 2013 documentary film Folk.
  11. John Elliot is a makeup artist.
    • profession: Makeup artist
    • nomination: - nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Makeup - Miniseries Or A Movie (Non-Prosthetic) - "American Horror Story" (American Horror Story: Asylum), with Kim Ayers, Eryn Krueger Mekash, Silvina Knight

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Google previewA Dictionary of Literary Pseudonyms in the English Language (2015)

by T.J. Carty

Jessie Ellen Cadell John Elliot Cairnes Joseph Estlin Carpenter J. E. S. James Carnegie J. F. John Falconer John.

Google previewThe Palgrave Dictionary of Anglo-Jewish History (2011)

by W. Rubinstein, Michael A. Jolles

Born John Elliot Blumenfeld in London, the sonofR. D.*Blumenfeld, hewas educatedat Marlborough andthe RMC, Sandhurst, and ...

Google previewA Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors, Living and Deceased (1891)

From the Earliest Accounts to the Latter Half of the Nineteenth Century by Samuel Austin Allibone

Eaton, John Elliot, Gilbert Eustace, John C. Dudley, Lady Jane Eaton, Nathaniel Elliot, R. Evance, Danl. Dudley, John Eaton, Rich. Elliott, Chas. B. Evanke, Geo.

Google previewA Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors, Living and Deceased, from the Earliest Accounts to the Latter Half of the Nineteenth Century (1899)

Containing Over Forty-six Thousand Articles (authors), with Forty Indexes of Subjects by Samuel Austin Allibone

Eaton, John Elliot, Gilbert Eustace, John C. Dudley, Lady Jane Eaton, Nathaniel Elliot, R. Evance, Danl. Dudley, John Eaton, Rich. Elliott, Chaa. B. Evanke, Geo. Dudley, Paul Eaton, Saml.

Google previewA Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors (1871)

Living and Deceased from the Earliest Accounts to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century. Containing Thirty Thousand Biographies and Literary Notices, with Forty Indexes of Subjects by Samuel Austin Allibone

Eaton, John Elliot, Gilbert Eustace, John C. Dudloy, Lady Jane Eaton, Nathaniel Elliot, R. Evanee, Danl. Dudley, John Katon, Rich. Elliott, Chas. В. Kranke, Geo. Dudley, Paul Eaton, Sam ].

Google previewDow's Dictionary of Railway Quotations (2006)

by Andrew Dow

John Elliot, in a conversation with an American Colonel about a Pullman Car made available for General Eisenhower ...

Google previewThe Extraterrestrial Encyclopedia (2016)

by David Darling , Dirk Schulze-Makuch

A for Andromeda A BBC television science fiction series, written by cosmologist Fred Hoyle and author and TV producer John Elliot. It was broadcast in seven parts in 1961 and published as a novel the following year.1 A For Andromeda was ...

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