The Briggs Initiative can refer popularly to one of two pieces of legislation sponsoned by California politician John Briggs: California Proposition 6 (1978), a failed initiative which would have prevented gays and lesbians from teaching in Californias public schools Another 1978 law which did pass, which expanded the types... Briggs is a census-designated place located in Cherokee County, Oklahoma. ... Briggs & Stratton is the worlds largest manufacturer of air-cooled gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. ... Serialized in Monthly Shonen Gangan Original run February 2002 â still running No. ...
People with the surname Briggs
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Category: Surnames Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Anne Briggs 1973 album Sing a Song For You Anne Patricia Briggs (born 1944), known as Anne Briggs, is an English folk singer. ... Ansel Briggs (February 3, 1806 â May 5, 1881) was the first governor of Iowa, from 1846 to 1850. ... Arthur E. Briggs (April 26, 1881-July 25, 1969) served as Los Angeles City Councilman for the 5th district, 1939 to 1940. ... Asa Briggs was an author of several textbooks including a 4 volume text on the British Broadcasting Company (corporation) from 1922 to present day ... Barbara Briggs is co-owner of Phaethon World-Stage Co. ... Barbara G. Briggs (1934- ) is one of the foremost Australian botanists. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Captain Benjamin Briggs in an undated photo Benjamin Spooner Briggs (24 April 1835-November 1872) was an American sailor and the captain of the Mary Celeste when she was discovered, apparently abandoned, on 4 December 1872. ... Bill Briggs is director of the Great American Ski School at Snow King (Wyoming) and the first to ski the Grand Teton (June 16, 1971). ... Billy Worth Briggs III (born June 8, 1977) is an American independent musician and songwriter from McKinney, Texas. ... Bobby Briggs (Dana Ashbrook) is a fictional character on the 1990-1991 primetime ABC series Twin Peaks. ... Charles Augustus Briggs (January 15, 1841 - 1913), American Hebrew scholar and theologian, was born in New York City. ... Charles Frederick Briggs (1804-1877) was an American journalist and author, born at Nantucket, Mass. ... Clare A. Briggs (August 5, 1875-January 3, 1930) was an early American comic strip artist, perhaps best known for his and External link Lambiek Comiclopedia Categories: | | | ... David Briggs is the name of: David Briggs (producer) (1944-1995), American record producer David Briggs (composer) English pianist and composer David Briggs (Australian musician) (born 1951), guitarist with Little River Band and Australian record producer This is a disambiguation page: a list of articles associated with the same title. ... David Briggs (February 29, 1944 - November 26, 1995) was an American record producer best known for his work with Neil Young and his band Crazy Horse. ... David Briggs is an English organist and composer. ... David Briggs (born January 26, 1951) is an Australian musician and record producer, best known for his time as guitarist in the pop group Little River Band from 1976 - 1981. ... Derek Briggs is an Irish paleontologist based at Yale University, USA. Whilst at Cambridge University, he worked on the fossils of the Cambrian Burgess Shale of British Columbia, along with Harry Blackmore Whittington and Simon Conway Morris. ... Reverend Everett Francis Briggs (Jan. ... Frank A. Briggs (b. ... Frank Obadiah Briggs (August 12, 1851 - May 8, 1913) was a United States Senator from New Jersey. ... Frank Parks Briggs (February 25, 1894 - September 23, 1992) was a United States Senator from Missouri. ... Gary Briggs is the lead singer/guitarist of English indie band Haven (Band). ... Gareth Gary Briggs (born June 21, 1959 in Leeds, Yorkshire) is a retired English professional football player. ... George N. Briggs was a member of the Whig Party and seven-term Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, from 1844 to 1851. ... Major Garland Briggs (Don S. Davis) is a fictional character on the David Lynch/Mark Frost television series Twin Peaks. ... Sir Harold Briggs served with the British military in Malaya in the 1950s. ... General Sir Harold Briggs served with the British military in Malaya in the 1950s. ... (William James) Harold Briggs (26 May 1870 â 6 May 1945) was a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom who served as as Member of Parliament (MP) for Manchester Blackley from 1918 to 1923, and from 1924, until his defeat at the 1929 general election. ... Henry Briggs at the Australasion National Convention, Melbourne, 1898 Sir Henry Briggs (17 March 1844â8 June 1919), Australian politician, was a Member of the Western Australian Legislative Council for 23 years, and its President for 13 years. ... Henry Briggs (February 1556 - January 26, 1630) was an English mathematician notable for changing Napiers logarithms into common/Briggesian logarithms He was born at Warley Wood, near Halifax, in Yorkshire Enland. ... Hortense Briggs is a character in the novel An American Tragedy whom Clyde falls in love with in KC, where he is a bellboy at a local hotel. ... Ian Briggs is a television writer who has written for BBC programmes Casualty and Doctor Who. ... Jason W. Briggs (June 25, 1821 â January 11, 1899) was an important leader in the history of the Latter Day Saint movement. ... Jeff Briggs is founder, president, and CEO of Firaxis Games, a computer game developer based in Hunt Valley, Maryland. ... Joe Bob Briggs is a pseudonym and persona of John Irving Bloom (born January 27, 1953 in Dallas, Texas), a syndicated American film critic, writer and actor. ... John Briggs is a California state politician best known for sponsoring Proposition 6 in 1978, a bill that became known as the Briggs Initiative. ... John Briggs is co-author of Seven life lessons of chaos and an English Professor at Western Connecticut State University. ... Johnny Briggs is the name of several famous people: Johnny Briggs was a famous English cricketer Johnny Briggs is the actor who played Mike Baldwin in the British soap opera Coronation Street from 1976, until he left the show in 2006. ... Johnny Briggs (born October 3, 1862, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England; died January 11, 1902, Heald Green, Cheadle, Cheshire, England) was a cricketer who was a left arm spin bowler for Lancashire County Cricket Club between 1879 and 1900 who still stands as the second-highest wicket-taker in the... Johnny Briggs (born 5 September, 1935) is a British actor. ... John Edward (Johnny) Briggs (born March 10, 1944 in Paterson, New Jersey) is a former left fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Philadelphia Phillies (1964-1971[start]), Milwaukee Brewers (1971[end]-1975[start]) and Minnesota Twins (1975[end]). He batted and threw left handed. ... Jon Briggsâ work spans Radio, TV, Voice-Over, Training and Conferences. ... Jonny Briggs was a BBC childrens television programme first broadcast in 1985. ... Karen Briggs, (born 1963), was born in New York City and grew up in Portsmouth, Virginia. ... Katharine Cook Briggs (January 3, 1875 â 1968), along with her daughter Isabel Briggs Myers, is the co-creator of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. ... Katharine Mary Briggs (November 8, 1898 â 1980) is the author of The Anatomy of Puck, the definitive 4-volume Dictionary of British Folk-Tales, and various other books on fairies and folklore. ... Kevin Shekspere Briggs is an African American record producer, best known for producing the TLC #1 hit No Scrubs. This song, and several others Shekspere has produced, including the Destinys Child hits Bills, Bills, Bills and Bug-a-Boo, had lyrics composed by Sheksperes wife, former Xscape singer... Lance Briggs (born November 12, 1980 in Sacramento, California) is an American football linebacker who plays for the Chicago Bears. ... LeBaron Russell Briggs was appointed the first Dean of Men at Harvard University. ... Lyman James Briggs (May 7, 1874 â March 25, 1963) was an American engineer, physicist and administrator, who is now chiefly known for heading the Briggs Advisory Committee on Uranium (widely known as the Uranium Committee or the Advisory Committee) and for the Lyman Briggs School of Science at Michigan State... Sophia Matilda Briggs was the daughter of Benjamin S. Briggs and a passenger on the last voyage of the Mary Celeste. ... Nicholas Briggs is a British actor and writer, predominantly associated with the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who and its various spin offs. ... Patricia Briggs (b. ... Paul Briggs (born August 13, 1975 in Christchurch, New Zealand) is an Australian boxer. ... Raymond Briggs in his studio Raymond Briggs (born January 18, 1934) is a British illustrator, cartoonist, and author who has achieved critical and popular success among adults and children. ... Sandra Briggs is a fictional character on the ITV soap opera Emmerdale. ... Shannon Brooklyn Briggs (born December 14, 1971 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American heavyweight boxer whose career peaked by controversially outpointing George Foreman for the linear world title but was decelerated by a loss to Lennox Lewis in 1998. ... Stephen Briggs is, in his own words, a civil servant who dabbles in amateur dramatics. However, through his drama work, he has become heavily involved with the subsidiary works and merchandise surrounding Terry Pratchetts Discworld. ... Stephen Foster Briggs (1885-1976) was an American engineer, co-founder of the company manufacturing Briggs and Stratton small internal-combustion engines. ... Albert Edward Pryke Briggs, MBE, (born 1 March 1923), is a British seaman and the last survivor of the tragic destruction of the battlecruiser HMS Hood during combat against the German battlecruiser Bismarck. ... Tom Briggs is an Arena Football League offensive lineman/defensive lineman for the Austin Wranglers. ... Walter Owen Briggs, Sr. ...
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