- Sir Richard,1804–92, English zoologist and anatomist.
- Robert,1771–1858, Welsh social reformer in Great Britain and the U.S.
- Wilfred,1893–1918, English poet.
- a male given name.
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Jay Z, Leonardo DiCaprio (also in Miami, sighted leaving a club with 20 women), and Owen Wilson are all dedicated art collectors.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty
December 10, 2014
“The majority of it goes to Nick and Owen, to the company,” former RSD instructor Kole told me.
To find out, I contacted both Blanc and Owen Cook, the RSD cofounder.
The film also stars A-listers Reese Witherspoon, Benicio del Toro, Josh Brolin, and Owen Wilson.Viral Video of the Day: The ‘Inherent Vice’ Trailer Is Loopy Fun
September 30, 2014
Owen will have the power to compel the production of witnesses and documents from the British security and intelligence services.Brits Investigate Assassination of the Spy Who Warned Us About Putin
July 22, 2014
"But you said there were other reasons why you came here, Uncle Jim," persisted Owen.
"That shows you haven't read up about them, Steve," remarked Owen.
"But you've taken them before, you said, Uncle Jim," Owen observed.
"It's not exactly a funeral, but an eviction," remarked Owen again.
"That's so, you didn't fasten the chain to a stake or a tree," said Owen.
- David (Anthony Llewellyn), Baron. born 1938, British politician: Labour foreign secretary (1977–79); cofounder of the Social Democratic Party (1981) and its leader (1983–87): leader (1988–90) of the section of the Social Democratic Party that did not merge with the Liberal Party in 1988; peace envoy to Bosnia-Herzegovina (1992–95)
- Michael (James). born 1979, English footballer: a striker, he scored 40 goals in 89 games for England (1998–2008); his clubs included Liverpool (1996–2004) and Newcastle United (2005–2009)
- Sir Richard. 1804–92, English comparative anatomist and palaeontologist
- Robert. 1771–1858, Welsh industrialist and social reformer. He formed a model industrial community at New Lanark, Scotland, and pioneered cooperative societies. His books include New View of Society (1813)
- Wilfred. 1893–1918, English poet of World War I, who was killed in action
Word Origin and History for owen
Celtic masc. proper name, ultimately from Greek eugenes "well-born;" via Gaelic Eoghann, Old Irish Eogan, Old Welsh Eugein, Ougein. In Medieval records, frequently Latinized as Eugenius; the form Eugene emerged in Scotland by late 12c. The Breton form Even led to modern French Ivain. Owenite in reference to the communistic system of social reformer Robert Owen (1771-1858) is attested from 1829.