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Jimmy WebbWiki Jimmy Layne Webb is an American songwriter.
Jack WebbWiki John Randolph "Jack" Webb (April 2 1920 ? December 23 1982) was an American actor, television producer, director and author, who is most famous for his role as Sergeant Joe Friday in the radio and television series "Dragnet".
Clifton WebbWiki Clifton Webb (November 19, 1889 ? October 13, 1966) was an American actor, dancer and singer.
Beatrice WebbWiki Martha Beatrice Webb (n?e Potter; 22 January 1858? 30 April 1943) was an English sociologist, economist, socialist and reformer, usually referred to in association with her husband, Sidney Webb.
Matthew WebbWiki Captain Matthew Webb (19 January 1848?24 July 1883) was the first person to swim the English Channel without the use of artificial aids.
Chloe WebbWiki Chloe Webb (born June 25, 1956) is an American actress.
Chick WebbWiki William Henry Webb, usually known as Chick Webb (February 10, 1905?June 16, 1939) was a jazz and swing music drummer as well as a band leader.
John WebbWiki John Webb (1611-24 October 1672) was an English architect and scholar.
Steve WebbWiki Steven John Webb, better known as Steve Webb, is a British politician, the Member of Parliament for Northavon and the Liberal Democrat Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions.
James E. WebbWiki James Edwin Webb (October 7, 1906 ? March 27, 1992) was the second administrator of NASA, serving from February 14, 1961 to October 7, 1968.
Aston WebbWiki Sir Aston Webb, RA, FRIBA (Clapham, London, (22 May 1849) - Kensington, London, (21 August 1930)) was an English architect, active in the late 19th century and at the beginning of the 20th century.
Skeeter WebbWiki James Laverne "Skeeter" Webb (November 4, 1909 ? July 8, 1986) was a Major League Baseball infielder who played twelve season in the major leagues with the St.
Mary WebbWiki Mary Webb (25 March 1881 ? 8 October 1927), was an English romantic novelist and poet of the early 20th century, whose work is set chiefly in the Shropshire countryside and among Shropshire characters and people which she knew.
Marti WebbWiki Marti Webb (born 13 December 1944, Cricklewood, North West London) is a musical actress from England, who appeared on stage in "Evita", before starring in Andrew Lloyd Webber's one woman show "Tell Me On A Sunday" in 1980.
Francis WebbWiki Francis William Webb (21 May 1836?4 June 1906) was a British engineer responsible for the design and manufacture of locomotives for the London and North Western Railway (LNWR).
George James WebbWiki George James Webb, born on June 24, 1803 near Salisbury in Wiltshire, England, died on October 7, 1887 in Orange, New Jersey was a British-American composer.
Spud WebbWiki Anthony Jerome Webb (born on July 13, 1963 in Dallas, Texas), better known as Spud Webb, is a retired American NBA professional basketball point guard.
Gary WebbWiki Gary Webb (August 31, 1955 ? December 10, 2004) was a prize-winning American investigative journalist.
Sam WebbWiki Sam Webb is an American politician and the current leader of Communist Party USA.
Donald Eugene WebbWiki Donald Eugene Webb (born Donald Eugene Perkins; July 14, 1931 ? fl.
Karrie WebbWiki Karrie Anne Webb (born 21 December 1974) is Australia's most successful female golfer, and one of the top players in the history of global women's golf.
Philip WebbWiki "Another Philip Webb ? Philip Edward Webb was the architect son of leading architect Sir Aston Webb.
William A. WebbWiki William A.
Robert WebbWiki Robert Webb (born 29 September 1972) is an English actor, comedian and writer, and one half of the Mitchell and Webb double act, alongside David Mitchell.
Harri WebbWiki Harri Webb (7 September 1920 ? 31 December 1994) was an Anglo-Welsh poet, journalist and Welsh nationalist.
Jim WebbWiki James Henry "Jim" Webb, Jr.
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Edwin Y. WebbWiki Edwin Yates Webb (May 23, 1872 - February 7, 1955) was a Democratic U.
Simon WebbWiki Simon Webb (June 10, 1949 - March 14, 2005) was a British chess player, an International Master, and a chess writer.
Earl WebbWiki William Earl Webb (September 17, 1897 - May 23, 1965) was an American right fielder in Major League Baseball, playing from 1925 to 1933.
Charles WebbWiki Charles Webb (born on June 9, 1939 in San Francisco, California) is the author of several novels, mainly known for his most famous work, "The Graduate" (1963), which was made into the enormously successful film "The Graduate" (1967).
Neil WebbWiki Neil John Webb (born 30 July 1963 in Reading, Berkshire) is an English television pundit and former football player.
Alicia WebbWiki Alicia Nicole Webb (born May 4, 1979) is an American professional wrestling valet.
Walter Prescott WebbWiki Walter Prescott Webb (April 3, 1888?March 8, 1963) was a 20th century U.
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Alexander Russell WebbWiki Mohammed Alexander Russell Webb (November 9 1846, Hudson, New York ? October 1 1916, Rutherford, New Jersey) was an American writer and publisher.
Ulysses S. WebbWiki Ulysses Sigel Webb (September 29, 1864 ? July 31, 1947) Born in West Virginia, an American lawyer and politician affiliated with the Republican Party.
James Watson WebbWiki General James Watson Webb (February 8 1802 - June 7 1884) was a United States diplomat, newspaper publisher and a New York politician in the Whig and Republican parties.
Alexander S. WebbWiki Alexander Stewart Webb (February 15, 1835 ? February 12, 1911) was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War who won the Medal of Honor for gallantry at the Battle of Gettysburg.
Richard WebbWiki Richard Webb (September 9 1915 ? June 19 1993) was a film, television and radio actor.
Roy WebbWiki Roy Webb (October 3 1888 ? December 10 1982) was a film music composer.
Paddy WebbWiki Patrick Charles "Paddy" Webb (30 November 1884?23 May 1950) was a New Zealand trade unionist and politician.
David WebbWiki David James Webb (born 9 April 1946) is an English former professional footballer and football manager.
William WebbWiki Sir William Flood Webb KBE (21 January 1887 ? 11 August 1972) was a judge of the Supreme Court of Queensland and the High Court of Australia.
Brandon WebbWiki Brandon Tyler Webb (born May 9, 1979, in Ashland, Kentucky), is a National Major League Baseball starting pitcher for the Arizona Diamondbacks and was the 2006 National League Cy Young Award winner.
Lee WebbWiki Lee Webb (born November 3, 1981 in Inglewood, California) is a National Football League fullback for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Sarah WebbWiki Sarah Kathleen Webb Gosling OBE (born 13 January 1977 in Ashford, Middlesex) is a British professional sailor and two-time Olympic gold medalist.
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Carl WebbWiki Carl Webb (born 20 March 1981 in Mount Isa, Queensland) is an Australian professional rugby league footballer for the North Queensland Cowboys of the National Rugby League.
Howard WebbWiki Howard Melton Webb (born 14 July 1971) is an English football referee who operates in the Premier League and has been a FIFA-listed referee since 2005.
Wayne WebbWiki Wayne Webb (born August 4, 1957) is the son of a Ten-pin bowling alley operator from Rehoboth, Massachusetts, USA and was one of the world's best Ten-pin bowlers from the late 1970s to the end of the 1980s.
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Electra Havemeyer WebbWiki Electra Havemeyer Webb (1888-1960) was a collector of American antiques and founder of Shelburne Museum.
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Charley WebbWiki Charley Webb (born Charlotte Anne Webb on 26 February 1988) is an English actress.
Danny WebbWiki Daniel Webb (born 16 March 1992 in Greater Manchester, England) is a young British actor who played Aaron Livesy in the British TV show "Emmerdale".
John WebbWiki John Webb (September 18, 1926 - September 18, 2008) was an American jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court (1986-1998).
Thomas Clifton WebbWiki Sir Thomas Clifton Webb KCMG (8 March 1889 ? 6 February 1962) was a New Zealand politician and diplomat.
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Steve WebbWiki Stephen Webb (born April 30, 1975 in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada) is a retired National Hockey League player.
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Daniel WebbWiki Daniel John Webb (born 2 July 1983 in Poole, England) is a much travelled footballer currently playing for Conference National side Salisbury City, where he plays as a striker.
Simon WebbWiki Simon Webb is a composer, musical director, conductor, arranger and performer.
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Alan WebbWiki Alan Webb (born January 13, 1983, in Ann Arbor, Michigan) is an American track athlete.
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Leonard WebbWiki Leonard James Webb (born April 16, 1921) is a British World War II veteran who was present at the liberation of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in 1945.
Simon WebbWiki Simon Webb (born in County Mayo on January 19 1978) is a retired Irish footballer.
Don WebbWiki Donald Wayne Webb (born May 22, 1939 in Jefferson City, Missouri) is a former college and professional American football defensive back.
Marvin WebbWiki Marvin "Preach" Webb (born January 12, 1936) has been a public fixture and good-will ambassador of downtown Edwardsville, Illinois, for over 40 years.
Shirley WebbWiki Shirley Webb (born 28 September 1981) is a British hammer thrower and Gladiator.
Thomas Llewelyn WebbWiki Thomas Llewelyn Webb is a Lecturer in Social Psychology working at the University of Sheffield in the UK.
Nathan WebbWiki Nathan Webb, an early American Congregational Church minister, was born on April 9, 1705, at Braintree, Norfolk County, Massachusetts.
Jimmy WebbWiki James Rogers Webb (born April 13, 1952 in Jackson, Mississippi) is a former American football defensive lineman who played seven seasons in the National Football League.
Bobby WebbWiki Robert 'Bobby' Webb (born 29 November 1933 in Altofts, England) is a former footballer, whose career was cut short by a broken leg at the age of just 29.
Gary WebbWiki Gary Webb (born April 19, 1949) is an American racing driver from Blue Grass, Iowa who won the NASCAR Weekly Series national championship in 2000.
Douglas WebbWiki Douglas Webb DFM, (12 September 1922 - 8 December 1996) was a British photographer who worked in the film and television industries.
Alison WebbWiki Alison Webb (born October 25, 1961 in Montr?al, Quebec) is a retired judoka from Canada, who won the silver medal in the women's half-heavyweight (? 72 kg) competition at the 1987 Pan American Games.
Lawrence WebbWiki Lawrence Webb is an academic administrator and politician from Falls Church, Virginia.
Lorna WebbWiki Lorna Webb (born 26 May 1983) is an English professional cyclist from Walsall, West Midlands, born in Runcorn.
Nick WebbWiki Nick Webb (born May 6, 1986 in Bellingham, Washington) is an American soccer striker, who last played professionally for the Carolina Giants of the Puerto Rico Soccer League.
James R. WebbWiki James R.
Millard WebbWiki Millard Webb (6 December, 1893 ? 21 April, 1935), was an American screenwriter and director.
Mason WebbWiki Mason Webb (born May 6, 1986 in Bellingham, Washington) is an American former soccer central midfielder, who last played for Vancouver Whitecaps.
Michael WebbWiki Michael Webb was born March 3, 1937 in Henley-on-Thames.
George WebbWiki "Not to be confused with George Webb (cricketer, born 1857).
Douglas WebbWiki Douglas Edward Webb CVO OBE (8 October 1909?11 January 1988) was a British police officer in the London Metropolitan Police, who served as Deputy Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis from 1961 to 1966.
Danny WebbWiki Danny Webb (born March 22, 1991 in Tunbridge Wells, Kent) is a British motorcycle racer.
Jonathan WebbWiki Jonathan Philip Webb (born 5 January 1990) is an English footballer who plays for Leeds United as a centre back.
Ben WebbWiki Benedict (Ben) Webb (born 1977) is a Dunedin, New Zealand-born artist, dividing his time between working in New Zealand and Germany.
Haley WebbWiki Haley Vianne Webb (born November 25, 1985) is an American actress.
Alan WebbWiki Alan Richard Webb (born 1 January 1963) is an English former football player.
Bill WebbWiki Willie Fred (Bill) Webb (December 12, 1913 to June 1, 1994) was a Major League Baseball pitcher.
Rodney Scott WebbWiki Rodney Scott Webb (June 21, 1935 - August 9, 2009) was a American federal judge.
Demetrice WebbWiki Demetrice A.
Sid WebbWiki Sidney "Sid" Webb (February 1884 ? 1956) was an English professional footballer who played in the Football League for Birmingham.
Matthew WebbWiki Matthew Leslie Webb (born 24 September 1976) is an English former professional footballer born in Bristol who played in the Football League for Birmingham City.
Richard WebbWiki Admiral Sir Richard Webb KCMG CB (20 July 1870 ? 20 January 1950) was a British Royal Navy officer.
Ike WebbWiki Isaac "Ike" Webb (10 October 1874 ? March 1950) was an English professional footballer who made 124 appearances in the Football League playing for Small Heath, West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland.
Charles WebbWiki Charles Webb (4 March 1979 ? January 1939) was an English footballer who played at outside-left for various clubs in England and Scotland in the 1900s.
Nathan WebbWiki Nathan Webb (April 7, 1767-February 25, 1853) was a teacher, fireman, and public official in Boston, Massachusetts, in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
Oliver WebbWiki Oliver Webb (born March 20, 1991 in Manchester) is a British auto racing driver.
Allen WebbWiki Allen Webb (born September 13, 1989 was a quarterback for the Kansas State Wildcats football team in 2004 and 2005 and previously was at Indiana.