Religions and Their Famous Members Anglicans and Episcopals
A list of famous Anglicans and Episcopalians including statesmen, writers, and actors.
RELIGIONS AND THEIR FAMOUS FLOCKS
CELEBRATED ANGLICANS AND EPISCOPALIANS
1. John Wesley, British, 1703-1791.
Theologian, evangelist, social reformer, and Anglican priest who founded Methodism.
2. George Washington, U.S., 1732-1799.
First president of the U.S.
3. Patrick Henry, U.S., 1736-1799.
Lawyer, politician, and Revolutionary leader.
4. Charlotte Bronte, British, 1816-1855.
5. Emily Bronte, British, 1818-1848.
6. Florence Nightingale, British, 1820-1910.
Founder of modern nursing.
7. Edwin Booth, U.S., 1833-1893.
Stage actor; brother of John Wilkes Booth, assassin of Abraham Lincoln.
8. Jean Felix Piccard, U.S. (Swiss-born), 1884-1963.
Chemist and aeronautics engineer, who ascended to the stratosphere in a balloon with his wife, Jeannette. Jeannette later became one of the first women in the U.S. to be ordained an Episcopal priest.
9. Donald Douglas, U.S., 1892-.
Industrialist who designed U.S. Air Force plane which made the first successful around-the-world flight in 1924.
10. Clive Staples (C. S.) Lewis, British, 1898-1963.
Novelist and essayist.
11. Humphrey Bogart, U.S., 1899-1957.
12. Fred Astaire, U.S., 1899-.
Dancer and screen actor.
13. Carroll Richter, U.S., 1900-.
Astrologer and syndicated columnist.
14. Tallulah Bankhead, U.S., 1903-1968.
Stage and screen actress.
15. Wystan Hugh (W. H.) Auden, U.S. (British-born), 1907-1973.
16. Nelson Rockefeller, U.S., 1908-.
Vice-president of the U.S. during the Ford administration and governor of New York.
17. Gerald R. Ford, U.S., 1913-.
Thirty-eighth president of the U.S.
18. Mary Martin, U.S., 1913-.
Singer and stage actress.
19. Olivia de Havilland, U.S. (British-born), 1916-.
20. Peter Henry Abrahams, South African, 1919-.
Author of A Wreath for Udomo, the first detailed and discriminating report of apartheid written by a native black South African.
21. Errol Barrow, Barbadian, 1920-.
Independence leader and first prime minister of Barbados.
22. Malcolm Boyd, U.S., 1923-.
Author of pop prayerbook Are You Running with Me, Jesus?, broadcaster, priest, civil rights leader, and gay activist.
23. Janani Luwum, Ugandan, 1924-1977.
Anglican archbishop reportedly slain by dictator Idi Amin.
24. Elizabeth II, British, 1926-.
Queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
25. Rod Carew, Panamanian, 1926-.
Professional baseball player.
26. Natalie Cole, U.S., 1949-.
Singer, daughter of vocalist Nat "King" Cole.
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