- John,1497?–1580?, English dramatist and epigrammatist.
- Thomas,1573?–1641, English dramatist, poet, and actor.
- a male given name.
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Examples from the Web for heywood
“Heywood became drunk and fell in the hotel bathroom,” the Xinhua report claimed.
Unverifiable reports also stated that Heywood had “locked up” Bo Guagua, the 24-year-old son, at a “residence in England.”
Mr Heywood was found dead in a room at the Lucky Holiday Hotel in Bo's city, Chongqing, last November.Will Gu Kailai Get the Death Penalty?
July 27, 2012
Heywood and Guagua knew each other well enough to meet up both in the U.K. and China.
Married to a well-connected Chinese woman from Dalian, Heywood wore nice suits, had impeccable manners, and spoke Mandarin.
At Captain Heywood's death it passed with his other papers to his daughters.Voyage of H.M.S. Pandora
"Exactly," said Heywood, just as though the colonel had agreed with him.
And besides, Heywood's clichéd monologue was beginning to pall.
And before Heywood could formulate an answer, Senesin turned to the colonel.
"That's correct, Mr. Heywood," Senesin said, a little stiffly.
- a town in NW England, in Rochdale unitary authority, Greater Manchester, near Bury. Pop: 28 024 (2001))
- John. ?1497–?1580, English dramatist, noted for his comic interludes
- Thomas. ?1574–1641, English dramatist, noted esp for his domestic drama A Woman Killed with Kindness (1607)
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