- Sir Anthony HopeAnthony Hope, 1863–1933, English novelist and playwright.
- Coleman,1904–69, U.S. jazz saxophonist.
- Also Hawkyns. Sir John,1532–95, English slave trader and rear admiral.
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Examples from the Web for hawkins
Sharpton had led a series of protest marches through Bensonhurst after Hawkins was killed.
One of poems is titled “For Mrs. Hawkins” and is “in memory of Yusuf Hawkins.”
Hawkins had sought to keep the peace by buying a Snickers bar.
One of the white kids pulled a gun and shot 16-year-oldYusef Hawkins dead.The Cost: What Stop and Frisk Does to a Young Man’s Soul
May 21, 2014
Hawkins may have his opinions, but no one from the Romney camp has yet to release any statements in response to the site.MormonsSecret.com Uses Mitt and Ann Romney’s Faces To Sell Magical Mormon Underwear
October 18, 2012
Hawkins and Drake were as devout and humane as other men of their time.Introductory American History
Henry Eldridge Bourne
Hawkins got 'em here, same as he always does, by the skin of his teeth.Cap'n Eri
Joseph Crosby Lincoln
But he bided his time; and when Mr. Hawkins came, then there was a decision pronounced.
Unfortunately he had written letters, and Hawkins took them to the Bishop.
Hawkins was the Brotherton bookseller on the Low Church side.
- Coleman. 1904–69, US pioneer of the tenor saxophone for jazz
- Sir John. 1532–95, English naval commander and slave trader, treasurer of the navy (1577–89); commander of a squadron in the fleet that defeated the Spanish Armada (1588)
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