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Gender of Percy.

Percy is a name usually given to males.

In a sample of all names from the US Census during the years 1890 to 2006, all of the children named Percy were boys.

Although Percy is male, why is it sometimes used for girls? Often a name is taken from a neutral concept with no implied gender. Sometimes the name can be derived from two different sources, one male and one female. Names sometimes change gender over time!


Meanings of the name Percy.

The following meaning is associated with the name Percy:

  • Piercing the valley

Origins of Percy.

One origin of Percy is French.

Names related to Percy.

A name with the same meaning as Percy is Percival.

Lucky numbers for Percy.

Number 1 playing card;©V.H.Smith

The numerological number for the name Percy is 1.

Some two digit lucky numbers for Percy are: 10 19 28 37 46 55 64 73 82 91.

What does this mean? If you believe in numbers having mystical powers, it could be something very important. You could look for a spouse with the same numerological number and choose your house or the date of an important even based on it. For most of us it is just a bit of fun. See if you have the same numerological number as any special person in your life.

How do you work out your numerological number? You use a special alphabet which gives a value to each of letters and then add the values of the letters in your name. You can see excactly how we calculated one as the lucky number for Percy here: Calculating lucky numbers for Percy.


Name Days for Percy.

Name days are different in different countries and for different religions. They are often the memorial date of a saint who has the same name.

Often there are many saints with they same name, so you have a wide choice of name days!

Some name days for Percy are:

  • June 11 (Germany).
  • November 18 (Sweden).

Popularity of Percy.

Graph of popularity of Percy

Percy was most popular in the year 1897, where it was at position ninety-eight for the whole of the USA.

The most popular decade for the name Percy was from 1890 to 1899.

The last time that the name was in the top 1000 names in the USA census data was in 1988, where it was at position nine hundred and thirty.


Writers

There are forty-nine Writers called Percy.

Here are the first ten. See Writers who have the name Percy for the full list.

  • Walker Percy

    Walker Percy is a Writer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Walker Percy)

  • Percy Grainger

    Percy Grainger is a Writer... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Grainger)

  • Percy Greg

    Percy Greg (1836, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk - 24 December 1889, Chelsea), son of William Rathbone Greg, was an English writer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Greg)

  • Percy C. Mather

    Percy Cunningham Mather 马尔昌 (9 December 1882-24 May 1933) was a pioneer British Protestant Christian missionary to China, the second China Inland Mission missionary to Eastern Turkestan.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy C. Mather)

  • Percy MacKaye

    Percy MacKaye is a Writer... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy MacKaye)

  • Percy French

    Percy French is a Writer... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy French)

  • Thomas Percy

    Thomas Percy (13 April 1729 – 30 September 1811) was Bishop of Dromore. Before being made bishop, he was chaplain to George III.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Thomas Percy)

  • Edwin Percy Whipple

    Edwin Percy Whipple (March 8, 1819 - June 16, 1886) was an American essayist and critic.... ( from the wikipedia article on Edwin Percy Whipple)

  • Percy Wenrich

    Percy Wenrich (January 23, 1880 – March 17, 1952) was a United States composer of ragtime and popular music.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Wenrich)

  • Percy Addleshaw

    Percy Addleshaw (b. 1866 Bowdon, Cheshire; d.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Addleshaw)

Cricket Players

There are thirty Cricket Players called Percy.

Here are the first ten. See Cricket Players who have the name Percy for the full list.

  • Percy Chapman

    Arthur Percy Frank Chapman (was born at Reading, Berkshire on 3 September 1900 and died at Alton, Hampshire on 16 September 1961) was an outstanding English cricketer who captained England to a then English-record-equalling seven consecutive Test match wins, a record that was not surpassed until Michael Vaughan's team (with one game captained by Marcus Trescothick) won eight in a row in 2004. Chapman won his first nine Tests as captain, but this sequence was interrupted by Tests in which others captained England.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Chapman)

  • Percy Fender

    Percy George Herbert Fender (22 August 1892 in Balham, London – 15 June 1985 in Exeter, Devon) was an English all-round cricketer who played 13 Tests for England. He was a middle order batsman and bowled mainly leg spin.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Fender)

  • Percy Holmes

    Percy Holmes, born at Oakes, Huddersfield, on November 25, 1886 and died at Huddersfield on September 3, 1971, was a cricketer who played for Yorkshire and England.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Holmes)

  • Percy Hornibrook

    Percival Mitchell Hornibrook (July 27, 1899, Obi Obi, Queensland – August 25, 1976, Spring Hill, Queensland) was an Australian cricketer who played in 6 Tests from 1929 to 1930.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Hornibrook)

  • Percy Twentyman-Jones

    Percy Sydney Twentyman-Jones (13 September 1876, Beaufort – 8 March 1954, Cape Town) was a South African sportsman who played international cricket in one Test in 1902, and international rugby union in three Tests in 1896.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Twentyman-Jones)

  • Percy Sherwell

    Percy William Sherwell (17 August 1880 in Isipingo, Natal – 17 April 1948 in Bulawayo, Rhodesia) was a South African cricketer who played in 13 Tests from 1906 to 1911.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Sherwell)

  • Percy Mansell

    Percy Neville Frank Mansell (16 March 1920 in Cape Town, Cape Province – 9 May 1995 in Somerset West, Cape Province) was a South African cricketer who played in thirteen Tests from 1951 to 1955.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Mansell)

  • Percy Adams

    Percy Webster Adams (5 September 1900 – 28 September 1962) was an English cricketer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Adams)

  • Percy Perrin

    Percival Albert Perrin (26 May 1876 at Stoke Newington – 20 November 1945 at his country house overlooking Hickling Broad, Norfolk), known as either "Percy" or "Peter", was an English cricketer who played for Essex as a right-handed, middle-order batsman for more than 30 years from 1896.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Perrin)

  • Percy Beames

    Percy James Beames (27 July 1911 – 28 March 2004) was an Australian rules footballer with Melbourne and first-class cricketer at state level for Victoria. He later became a distinguished journalist, covering both sports for Melbourne's The Age until 1976.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Beames)

Soccer Players

There are seventeen Soccer Players called Percy.

Here are the first ten. See Soccer Players who have the name Percy for the full list.

  • Percy Sands

    Percy Robert Sands (1881 – December 1965) was an English footballer, who spent seventeen years playing for Arsenal, making him one of the club's most enduring servants.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Sands)

  • Percy Brooke

    Percy Brooke (born 1893 in Kidsgrove) was an English professional football left-back.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Brooke)

  • Percy Allen

    Percy Allen (July 2, 1895 – October 1969) was an English footballer born in West Ham, London.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Allen)

  • Percy de Paravicini

    Percy John de Paravicini (15 July 1862 – 11 October 1921) was an English amateur cricketer and international footballer in the late nineteenth century.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy de Paravicini)

  • Percy Whipp

    Percy Whipp (born June 28, 1897 in Glasgow) was a Scotish football player. He played for Leyton Orient, Sunderland, Leeds United and Swindon Town.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Whipp)

  • Percy Tompkin

    Percy Lord Tompkin (born January 28, 1894 in Salford) was a former professional footballer, who played for Huddersfield Town and Leicester City.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Tompkin)

  • Percy Fairclough

    Percy Fairclough (1 February 1858 – 22 June 1947) was an English amateur footballer who made one appearance for England in 1878.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Fairclough)

  • Percy Newton

    Percy Newton (born January 1904 - unknown) was an English footballer. His regular position was at full back.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Newton)

  • Percy Schofield

    Percy Schofield (born April 1893 - 20 June 1968) was an English footballer. His regular position was as a forward.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Schofield)

  • Percy Humphreys

    Percy Humphreys is a Soccer Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Humphreys)

Journalists

There are twelve Journalists called Percy.

Here are the first ten. See Journalists who have the name Percy for the full list.

  • Percy Addleshaw

    Percy Addleshaw (b. 1866 Bowdon, Cheshire; d.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Addleshaw)

  • Percy Scholes

    Percy Alfred Scholes (1877–1958) was an English musician, journalist and prolific writer, whose best-known achievement was his compilation of the first edition of The Oxford Companion to Music. His 1948 biography The Great Dr Burney was awarded the James Tait Black Memorial Prize.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Scholes)

  • Percy Ross

    Percy Ross (November 22, 1916 - November 14, 2001) was an American self-made multi-millionaire.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Ross)

  • Percy Lucas

    Percy Belgrave "Laddie" Lucas, CBE, DSO, DFC, (2 September 1915 - 28 March 1998), was a English airman, left-handed golfer, author and Member of Parliament (MP).... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Lucas)

  • Percy Beames

    Percy James Beames (27 July 1911 – 28 March 2004) was an Australian rules footballer with Melbourne and first-class cricketer at state level for Victoria. He later became a distinguished journalist, covering both sports for Melbourne's The Age until 1976.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Beames)

  • Percy Stickney Grant

    Percy Stickney Grant (1860-1927) was an American Protestant Episcopalian clergyman. He was born in Boston and was educated at Harvard University (A.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Stickney Grant)

  • Shane Percy

    Shane Percy is a music journalist and club DJ based in Toronto, Canada.... ( from the wikipedia article on Shane Percy)

  • Percy Hoskins

    Percy Kellick Hoskins (28 December 1904 – 5 February 1989) was the chief crime reporter for British newspaper the Daily Express in the 1950s. He also provided stories for radio and television crime shows such as Whitehall 1212.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Hoskins)

  • Percy Cudlipp

    Percy Cudlipp (10 November 1905 – 5 November 1962), was a prominent Welsh journalist.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Cudlipp)

  • John Otway Percy Bland

    John Otway Percy Bland (1863–1945), a British writer and journalist, was born on 15 November 1863 in Malta, the second son of the ten children of Major-General Edward Loftus Bland (1829–1923) and Emma Frances Franks (d. 1894).... (extract from the wikipedia article on John Otway Percy Bland)

Actors

There are twelve Actors called Percy.

Here are the first ten. See Actors who have the name Percy for the full list.

  • Percy Daggs III

    Percy Daggs III is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Daggs III)

  • Percy Edwards

    Percy Edwards is an Actor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Edwards)

  • Percy Rodriguez

    Percy Rodriguez is an Actor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Rodriguez)

  • Sharon Percy

    Sharon Percy is a British actress.... ( from the wikipedia article on Sharon Percy)

  • Esme Percy

    Esme Percy is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Esme Percy)

  • Percy Herbert (actor)

    Percy Herbert (actor) is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Herbert (actor))

  • Percy Standing

    Percy Standing (26 October 1882 – 17 September 1950) was an English film actor of the silent era. He appeared in 42 films between 1913 and 1934.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Standing)

  • Eileen Percy

    Eileen Percy (21 August, 1900 – 29 July, 1973), was an Irish actress of the silent era. She appeared in 68 films between 1917 and 1933.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Eileen Percy)

  • Percy Brandt

    Percy Brandt (November 7, 1922 – December 4, 2005) was a Swedish film and television actor.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Brandt)

  • Percy Marmont

    Percy Marmont is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Marmont)

Painters

There are ten Painters called Percy.

  • Percy French

    Percy French is a Painter... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy French)

  • Douglas Percy Bliss

    Douglas Percy Bliss (28 January 1900–11 March 1984, age 84) was a Scottish painter and art conservationist.... ( from the wikipedia article on Douglas Percy Bliss)

  • Percy Gray

    Henry Percy Gray (1869-1952) was an American painter. Gray was born into a San Francisco family endowed with a broad literary and artistic background.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Gray)

  • Percy Lindsay

    Percival (Percy) Charles Lindsay (1870-1952) was an Australian landscape painter, illustrator and cartoonist, born in Creswick, Victoria. Percy was the first child born to Jane Lindsay (nee Williams) and Dr Robert Charles Lindsay.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Lindsay)

  • Percy Spence

    Percy Frederick Seaton Spence (14 December 1868 – 3 August 1933)... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Spence)

  • Percy Trezise

    Percy Trezise AM (28 January 1923 - 11 May 2005) was an Australian pilot, painter, explorer and writer as well as, notably, a discoverer, documenter and historian of Aboriginal rock art. He was born in Tallangatta, Victoria but is associated especially with Far North Queensland and the rock art galleries of the Cape York Peninsula.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Trezise)

  • Percy Anderson

    Percy Anderson is a Painter... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Anderson)

  • Sidney Richard Percy

    Sidney Richard Percy is a Painter... (extract from the wikipedia article on Sidney Richard Percy)

  • Percy Shakespeare

    Percy Shakespeare (1906-1943) was an English painter, born in the slums of Dudley, West Midlands, England, he rose from his humble beginnings to be a celebrated artist. Dudley Museum and Art Gallery.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Shakespeare)

  • Lionel Percy Smythe

    Lionel Percy Smythe, RA RWS RI ROI (1839 - July 1918) was an English artist, and etcher.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Lionel Percy Smythe)

Naturalists

There are nine Naturalists called Percy.

  • Percy Lowe

    Percy Roycroft Lowe (2 January 1870–18 August 1948) was an English surgeon and ornithologist.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Lowe)

  • Percy A. Taverner

    Percy Algernon Taverner (June 10, 1875 – May 9, 1947) was a Canadian ornithologist.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy A. Taverner)

  • Percy Thrower

    Percy Thrower is a Naturalist... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Thrower)

  • Percy Edwards

    Percy Edwards is a Naturalist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Edwards)

  • Percy Wragg Brian

    Percy Wragg Brian (5 September 1910 - 17 August 1979) was a British botanist. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1958 and was Professor of Botany, Cambridge University.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Wragg Brian)

  • Roy Percy Cooper

    Roy Percy Cooper (1907-1976) was an Australian accountant and amateur ornithologist. He was a Council member of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union (RAOU), including President 1960-1961, and Editor of the Emu 1960-1962.... ( from the wikipedia article on Roy Percy Cooper)

  • John Percy Moore

    John Percy Moore (1869-1965) was an American zoologist specialising in leeches. He was born at Williamsport, Pa.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on John Percy Moore)

  • Gilbert Percy Whitley

    Gilbert Percy Whitley (9 June 1903 – 18 July 1975) was a British-born Australian ichthyologist and malacologist who was Curator of Fishes at the Australian Museum in Sydney for about 40 years. He was born at Swaythling, Southampton, England, and was educated at King Edward VI School, Southampton and Osborne House.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Gilbert Percy Whitley)

  • Percy Sladen

    Walter Percy Sladen (1849–1900) was an English biologist who specialised in starfish.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Sladen)

Bishops

There are six Bishops called Percy.

  • Thomas Percy

    Thomas Percy (13 April 1729 – 30 September 1811) was Bishop of Dromore. Before being made bishop, he was chaplain to George III.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Thomas Percy)

  • Percy Jocelyn

    Percy Jocelyn (November 29, 1764 – September 3, 1843) was Anglican Bishop of Clogher in the Church of Ireland from 1820 to 1822. He was forced from his position due to claims of homosexual practices.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Jocelyn)

  • Percy Herbert (bishop)

    Percy Mark Herbert, KCVO (24 April 1885–22 January 1968) was the first Bishop of Blackburn from 1927Court Circular (Court and Social) His Majesty today received a new diocesan bishop... The Times Thursday, Feb 17, 1927; pg.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Herbert (bishop))

  • Thomas Percy (Norwich)

    Thomas Percy was a medieval Bishop of Norwich.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Thomas Percy (Norwich))

  • William Percy Gilpin

    The Rt Rev William Percy GilpinNPG details was a long serving Bishop of Kingston-upon-Thames Lays foundation stone for new church. Born on 26 July 1902 and educated at King Edward's School, Birmingham “Who was Who” 1897-1990 London, A & C Black, 1991 ISBN 071363457X and Keble College, Oxford, he was ordained in 1925.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on William Percy Gilpin)

  • Hugh Percy (bishop)

    Hugh Percy (1784-1856) was an English churchman, bishop of Rochester and bishop of Carlisle.... ( from the wikipedia article on Hugh Percy (bishop))

Poets

There are six Poets called Percy.

  • Percy MacKaye

    Percy MacKaye is a Poet... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy MacKaye)

  • Thomas Percy

    Thomas Percy (13 April 1729 – 30 September 1811) was Bishop of Dromore. Before being made bishop, he was chaplain to George III.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Thomas Percy)

  • Percy Addleshaw

    Percy Addleshaw (b. 1866 Bowdon, Cheshire; d.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Addleshaw)

  • William Alexander Percy

    William Alexander Percy (May 14, 1885 – January 21, 1942), was a lawyer, planter, and poet from Greenville, Mississippi. His autobiography Lanterns on the Levee (Knopf 1941) became a bestseller.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on William Alexander Percy)

  • Eleanor Percy Lee

    Eleanor Percy Lee (1819-1849), daughter of Sarah Percy and Nathaniel Ware, co-authored two books of poetry with her sister Catherine Anne Warfield and is the literary ancestor of famed southern writers William Alexander Percy and Walker Percy.... ( from the wikipedia article on Eleanor Percy Lee)

  • Percy Bysshe Shelley

    Percy Bysshe Shelley is a Poet... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Bysshe Shelley)

Olympic Medalists

There are six Olympic Medalists called Percy.

  • Percy Rees

    Percy Montague Rees (September 27, 1883 — June 12, 1970), was a field hockey player, who won a golden medal with the Great Britain team at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London, England.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Rees)

  • Karen Percy

    Karen Percy Lowe (born October 10, 1966) is a former Canadian alpine skier. She was born in Banff, Alberta.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Karen Percy)

  • Percy Almstedt

    A. Percy Almstedt (November 30, 1888 – October 29, 1937) was a Swedish sailor who competed in the 1920 Summer Olympics.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Almstedt)

  • Percy O'Reilly

    Percy Philip O'Reilly (July 27, 1870 – July 2, 1942) was an Irish polo player who competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics. Together with John Paul McCann, John Hardress Lloyd and Auston Rotheram, he was a member of the Ireland team that won a silver medal Olympians from Irelandwww.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy O'Reilly)

  • Percy Bryant

    Percy D. Bryant (June 12, 1899 – August 26, 1961) was an American bobsledder who competed in the early 1930s.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Bryant)

  • Percy Crosby

    Percy Leo Crosby (December 8, 1891 – December 8, 1964)Social Security Death Index for Percy Crosby, SSN 229-07-1487, gives December 8, 1891 - December 1964, with no specific date.Robinson, Jerry.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Crosby)

Criminals

There are five Criminals called Percy.

  • Percy Sillitoe

    Sir Percy Joseph Sillitoe KBE (22 May 1888–5 April 1962) was Director General of MI5, the United Kingdom's internal security service, from 1946 to 1953.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Sillitoe)

  • Percy Toplis

    Francis Percy Toplis (22 August 1896 – 6 June 1920) was a British criminal and imposter during the First World War. He is sometimes claimed to have taken a major part in the Étaples Mutiny, as "The Monocled Mutineer", during the war, although there is some dispute as to whether he was actually present.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Toplis)

  • Percy Levar Walton

    Percy Levar Walton (born October 18, 1978) was convicted and sentenced to death in 1997 for the November 1996 murders of Elizabeth and Jessee Hendrick, aged 81 and 80, and Archie Moore, aged 33, in Danville, Virginia.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Levar Walton)

  • Percy Beart Thomas

    Percy Beart Thomas CIE (1866 – 15 August 1921) was a British police officer in India.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Beart Thomas)

  • Percy Lefroy Mapleton

    Percy Lefroy Mapleton is a Criminal... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Lefroy Mapleton)

Diplomats

There are five Diplomats called Percy.

  • Percy Spender

    Percy Spender is a Diplomat... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Spender)

  • Percy Smythe, 6th Viscount Strangford

    Percy Smythe, 6th Viscount Strangford is a Diplomat... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Smythe, 6th Viscount Strangford)

  • Penne Percy Korth

    Penne Percy Korth Peacock (born 3 November, 1942 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi) is an American diplomat. She graduated from the University of Texas in 1964... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Penne Percy Korth)

  • Percy Phillips (rugby player)

    Henry Percy Phillips OBE (1869 – 26 February 1947) was a Welsh rugby union international fly-half who played club rugby for Newport. He won six caps for Wales and played in all three games of the 1893 Home Nations Championship which saw Wales lift the Triple Crown for the first time in the country's history.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Phillips (rugby player))

  • Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Baronet

    Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Baronet, KCMG, PC (5 November 1880 – 23 May 1961) was a British diplomat.... ( from the wikipedia article on Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Baronet)

Hockey Players

There are five Hockey Players called Percy.

  • Percy Traub

    Percy L. "Puss" Traub (August 23, 1896 in Chesley, Ontario – May 5, 1948) was a professional ice hockey player who played for teams in the S-SSHL, NHL, WHL, WCHL, SSHL, and the SIHA hockey leagues.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Traub)

  • Percy LeSueur

    Percy LeSueur is a Hockey Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy LeSueur)

  • Percy Rees

    Percy Montague Rees (September 27, 1883 — June 12, 1970), was a field hockey player, who won a golden medal with the Great Britain team at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London, England.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Rees)

  • Percy Galbraith

    Walter Percival "Perk" Galbraith (December 5, 1898 – June 19, 1961) was a Canadian ice hockey forward. He was born in Toronto, Ontario.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Galbraith)

  • Percy Jackson (ice hockey)

    Percy Jackson (born September 21, 1907, date of death unknown) was a professional ice hockey player who played seven games in the National Hockey League. Born in Canmore, Alberta, he played with the New York Americans, New York Rangers, and Boston Bruins.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Jackson (ice hockey))

Ambassadors

There are four Ambassadors called Percy.

  • Percy Spender

    Percy Spender is an Ambassador... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Spender)

  • Percy Smythe, 6th Viscount Strangford

    Percy Smythe, 6th Viscount Strangford is an Ambassador... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Smythe, 6th Viscount Strangford)

  • Penne Percy Korth

    Penne Percy Korth Peacock (born 3 November, 1942 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi) is an American diplomat. She graduated from the University of Texas in 1964... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Penne Percy Korth)

  • Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Baronet

    Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Baronet, KCMG, PC (5 November 1880 – 23 May 1961) was a British diplomat.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Sir Percy Loraine, 12th Baronet)

Physicists

There are four Physicists called Percy.

  • Percy Williams Bridgman

    Percy Williams Bridgman is a Physicist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Williams Bridgman)

  • Howard Percy Robertson

    Howard Percy Robertson (January 27, 1903 – August 26, 1961) was an American mathematician and physicist known for contributions related to physical cosmology and the uncertainty principle. He was a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Howard Percy Robertson)

  • Percy B. Molesworth

    Percy Braybrooke Molesworth (April 2, 1867, Colombo – December 25, 1908) was a Major in the corps of Royal Engineers and an amateur astronomer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy B. Molesworth)

  • Hugh Percy Wilkins

    Hugh Percy Wilkins (1896-1960) was an Welsh-born engineer and amateur astronomer.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Hugh Percy Wilkins)

Mathematicians

There are four Mathematicians called Percy.

  • Howard Percy Robertson

    Howard Percy Robertson (January 27, 1903 – August 26, 1961) was an American mathematician and physicist known for contributions related to physical cosmology and the uncertainty principle. He was a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.... ( from the wikipedia article on Howard Percy Robertson)

  • Percy Alexander MacMahon

    Percy Alexander MacMahon is a Mathematician... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Alexander MacMahon)

  • Percy John Heawood

    Percy John Heawood is a Mathematician... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy John Heawood)

  • Percy John Daniell

    Percy John Daniell (9 January 1889 – 25 May 1946) was a pure and applied mathematician. In a series of papers published between 1918 and 1928, he developed and expanded a generalized theory of integration and differentiation, which is today known as the Daniell scheme.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy John Daniell)

Judges

There are four Judges called Percy.

  • Leonard Percy de Wolfe Tilley

    Leonard Percy de Wolfe Tilley is a Judge... ( from the wikipedia article on Leonard Percy de Wolfe Tilley)

  • Percy Spender

    Percy Spender is a Judge... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Spender)

  • Percy Anderson (judge)

    Percy Anderson (1948) is a California federal judge.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Anderson (judge))

  • John Percy Nields

    John Percy Nields (August 7, 1868 – August 26, 1943) was a United States federal judge.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on John Percy Nields)

Architects

There are four Architects called Percy.

  • Percy Erskine Nobbs

    Percy Erskine Nobbs is an Architect... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Erskine Nobbs)

  • Percy Thomas

    Percy Thomas is an Architect... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Thomas)

  • Oliver Percy Bernard

    Oliver Percy Bernard is an Architect... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Oliver Percy Bernard)

  • Percy Worthington

    Sir Percy Scott Worthington (31 January 1864–15 July 1939) was an English architect.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Worthington)

Inventors

There are four Inventors called Percy.

  • Hiram Percy Maxim

    Hiram Percy Maxim (September 2, 1869 – February 17, 1936) was cofounder of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) and originally had the amateur call sign 1AW, and later W1AW, which is now the ARRL Headquarters club station call sign. His rotary spark-gap transmitter "Old Betsy" has a place of honor at the ARRL Headquarters.... ( from the wikipedia article on Hiram Percy Maxim)

  • Percy Lavon Julian

    Percy Lavon Julian is an Inventor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Lavon Julian)

  • Percy Shaw

    Percy Shaw, OBE (15 April 1890 - 1 September 1976) was an English inventor and businessman. He patented the reflective road stud or "cat's eye" in 1934, and set up a company to manufacture his invention in 1935.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Shaw)

  • Selig Percy Amoils

    Selig Percy Amoils, FRCS, born 1933, is a South African ophthalmologist and biomedical engineering inventor."Presentation of National Orders - 27 September 2006: Selig Percy Amoils (1933 – ).... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Selig Percy Amoils)

Avaitors

There are four Avaitors called Percy.

  • Hiram Percy Maxim

    Hiram Percy Maxim (September 2, 1869 – February 17, 1936) was cofounder of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) and originally had the amateur call sign 1AW, and later W1AW, which is now the ARRL Headquarters club station call sign. His rotary spark-gap transmitter "Old Betsy" has a place of honor at the ARRL Headquarters.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Hiram Percy Maxim)

  • Percy Lucas

    Percy Belgrave "Laddie" Lucas, CBE, DSO, DFC, (2 September 1915 - 28 March 1998), was a English airman, left-handed golfer, author and Member of Parliament (MP).... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Lucas)

  • Percy Jack Clayson

    Percy Jack Clayson MC, DFC was a British Flying Ace in World War I credited with twenty-nine victories.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Jack Clayson)

  • Percy MacKenzie

    Squadron Leader Percy Alec MacKenzie DSO, DFC (5 October 1918 – 1 January 1989) was an English cricketer. MacKenzie was a right-handed batsman who bowled leg break googly.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy MacKenzie)

Generals

There are four Generals called Percy.

  • Percy Cox

    Major-General Sir Percy Zachariah Cox, GCMG, GCIE, KCSI (20 November 1864–20 February 1937) was a British Indian Army officer and colonial administrator in the Middle East. In the late 19th century and early 20th century, he was one of the major figures in the creation of Iraq.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Cox)

  • Percy Sykes

    Brigadier-General Sir Percy Molesworth Sykes KCIE, CB, CMG (28 February 1867-11 June 1945) was a soldier, diplomat and scholar, with a considerable literary output. He wrote historical, geographical, and biographical works, as well as describing his travels in Persia.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Sykes)

  • Percy Egerton Herbert

    Sir Percy Egerton Herbert KCB PC (15 April 1822, Powis Castle, near Welshpool – 7 October 1876, The Styche, Market Drayton, Shropshire) was a British Army officer and politician.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Egerton Herbert)

  • Percy Laurie

    Major-General Sir Percy Robert Laurie KCVO CBE DSO (5 November 1880 – 16 February 1962) was a British Army and police officer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Laurie)

Playwrights

There are three Playwrights called Percy.

  • Percy MacKaye

    Percy MacKaye is a Playwright... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy MacKaye)

  • Percy Greenbank

    Percy Greenbank (24 January 1878 -- 9 December 1968) was an English lyricist, best known for his contribution of lyrics to a number of successful Edwardian musical comedies in the early years of the 20th century. His older brother, lyricist Harry Greenbank, had a brilliant career in the 1890s that was cut short by his death at the age of 33.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Greenbank)

  • Percy Jewett Burrell

    Percy Jewett Burrell is a Playwright... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Jewett Burrell)

Astronomers

There are three Astronomers called Percy.

  • Howard Percy Robertson

    Howard Percy Robertson (January 27, 1903 – August 26, 1961) was an American mathematician and physicist known for contributions related to physical cosmology and the uncertainty principle. He was a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Howard Percy Robertson)

  • Percy B. Molesworth

    Percy Braybrooke Molesworth (April 2, 1867, Colombo – December 25, 1908) was a Major in the corps of Royal Engineers and an amateur astronomer.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy B. Molesworth)

  • Hugh Percy Wilkins

    Hugh Percy Wilkins (1896-1960) was an Welsh-born engineer and amateur astronomer.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Hugh Percy Wilkins)

Physicians

There are three Physicians called Percy.

  • Selig Percy Amoils

    Selig Percy Amoils, FRCS, born 1933, is a South African ophthalmologist and biomedical engineering inventor."Presentation of National Orders - 27 September 2006: Selig Percy Amoils (1933 – ).... ( from the wikipedia article on Selig Percy Amoils)

  • Mary Percy Jackson

    Dr. Mary Percy Jackson, OC, AOE (27 December 1904—6 May 2000) was an English medical practitioner in the Canadian province of Alberta based in Keg River and the Peace River Country for 45 years.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Mary Percy Jackson)

  • Percy Theodore Herring

    Percy Theodore Herring (3 November 1872 - 24 October 1967) was a physician and physiologist, notable for first describing Herring bodies in the posterior pituitary gland.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Theodore Herring)

Racing Car Drivers

There are two Racing Car Drivers called Percy.

  • Percy E. Lambert

    Percy Edgar Lambert (1881 - 31 October 1913) was the first person to cover a hundred miles in an hour.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy E. Lambert)

  • Percy Ford

    Percy Ford (15 March 1888 Chicago, Illinois – 8 March 1962 Kansas City, Missouri) was an American racecar driver.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Ford)

Boxers

There are two Boxers called Percy.

  • Percy Jones (boxer)

    Rhondda's Percy Jones (26 December 1892 - 25 December 1922) became the first Welshman ever to win a World Boxing title when he took the World Flyweight Championship from Bill Ladbury in 1914. Appropriately born on Boxing Day, the diminutive Jones also took the British and European Flyweight Championships from Ladbury in the same match.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Jones (boxer))

  • Percy Bassett

    Percy Bassett (January 3, 1930 – July 15, 1993) was a featherweight professional boxer from Pennsylvania.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Bassett)

Chemists

There are two Chemists called Percy.

  • Percy Lavon Julian

    Percy Lavon Julian is a Chemist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Lavon Julian)

  • Percy F. Frankland

    Percy Faraday Frankland FRS (3 October 1858 - 28 October 1946) was a British chemist. He was the son of Edward Frankland.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy F. Frankland)

Philosophers

There are two Philosophers called Percy.

  • Martyn Percy

    Martyn Percy (born 31 July, 1962) is Principal of Ripon College Cuddesdon and the Oxford Ministry Course... (extract from the wikipedia article on Martyn Percy)

  • Percy Bysshe Shelley

    Percy Bysshe Shelley is a Philosopher... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Bysshe Shelley)

Climbers

There are two Climbers called Percy.

  • Percy Wyn-Harris

    Sir Percy Wyn-Harris, KCMG, MBE, KStJ (born Percy Wynne Harris on 24 August 1903 in Acton, Middlesex; died 25 February 1979 in Petersfield, Hampshire) was an English mountaineer, political administrator, and yachtsman. He was Governor of The Gambia from 1949 to 1958 and was knighted in 1952.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Wyn-Harris)

  • John Percy Farrar

    Captain John Percy Farrar DSO (1857 – 1929), also known as Percy Farrar and as J. P.... ( from the wikipedia article on John Percy Farrar)

Conductors

There are two Conductors called Percy.

  • Percy Humphrey

    Percy Humphrey is a Conductor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Humphrey)

  • Percy Pitt

    Percy Pitt (January 4, 1870 - November 23, 1932) was an English organist and conductor.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Pitt)

Explorers

There are two Explorers called Percy.

  • Percy Wyn-Harris

    Sir Percy Wyn-Harris, KCMG, MBE, KStJ (born Percy Wynne Harris on 24 August 1903 in Acton, Middlesex; died 25 February 1979 in Petersfield, Hampshire) was an English mountaineer, political administrator, and yachtsman. He was Governor of The Gambia from 1949 to 1958 and was knighted in 1952.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Wyn-Harris)

  • Percy Sykes

    Brigadier-General Sir Percy Molesworth Sykes KCIE, CB, CMG (28 February 1867-11 June 1945) was a soldier, diplomat and scholar, with a considerable literary output. He wrote historical, geographical, and biographical works, as well as describing his travels in Persia.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Sykes)

Golfers

There is one Golfer called Percy.

  • Percy Lucas

    Percy Belgrave "Laddie" Lucas, CBE, DSO, DFC, (2 September 1915 - 28 March 1998), was a English airman, left-handed golfer, author and Member of Parliament (MP).... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Lucas)

World Record Holders

There is one World Record Holder called Percy.

  • Percy E. Lambert

    Percy Edgar Lambert (1881 - 31 October 1913) was the first person to cover a hundred miles in an hour.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy E. Lambert)

Trade Unionists

There is one Trade Unionist called Percy.

  • Percy Wells

    Percy Lawrence Wells, JP (8 June 1891 – 3 April 1964) was a British trade union official and Member of Parliament.... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Wells)

Swimmers

There is one Swimmer called Percy.

  • Percy Oliver

    Percival "Percy" Cole Oliver (born April 1, 1919) is an Australian former backstroke swimmer who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Oliver)

Spies

There is one Spy called Percy.

  • Percy Sillitoe

    Sir Percy Joseph Sillitoe KBE (22 May 1888–5 April 1962) was Director General of MI5, the United Kingdom's internal security service, from 1946 to 1953.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Sillitoe)

Baseball Players

There is one Baseball Player called Percy.

  • Percy Miller, Jr.

    Percy Miller, Jr. (born 1928) is a former minor league baseball player who broke the color barrier in the Carolina League.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy Miller, Jr.)

Skiers

There is one Skier called Percy.

  • Karen Percy

    Karen Percy Lowe (born October 10, 1966) is a former Canadian alpine skier. She was born in Banff, Alberta.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Karen Percy)

Sculptors

There is one Sculptor called Percy.

  • Percy Metcalfe

    Percy Metcalfe (Wakefield, 14 January 1895 - 1970), CVO, RDI, (often spelled Metcalf without "e") was an English artist sculptor and designer.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Metcalfe)

Film Directors

There is one Film Director called Percy.

  • Percy Adlon

    Percy Adlon (born 1 June 1935, Munich) is a German film and television director, screenwriter, and producer. He is best known for his film Bagdad Café aka Out of Rosenheim.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Adlon)

Presidents

There is one President called Percy.

  • Percy John Heawood

    Percy John Heawood is a President... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Percy John Heawood)

Egyptologists

There is one Egyptologist called Percy.

  • Percy Newberry

    Percy Edward Newberry (23 April 1869 7 August 1949) was a British Egyptologist.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Percy Newberry)

DJs

There is one DJ called Percy.

  • Shane Percy

    Shane Percy is a music journalist and club DJ based in Toronto, Canada.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Shane Percy)

Photographers

There is one Photographer called Percy.

  • Percy Claude Byron

    Percy Claude Byron is a Photographer... ( from the wikipedia article on Percy Claude Byron)

Nobel Prize Winners

There is one Nobel Prize Winner called Percy.

  • Percy Williams Bridgman

    Percy Williams Bridgman is a Nobel Prize Winner... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Williams Bridgman)

Classical Composers

There is one Classical Composer called Percy.

  • Percy Grainger

    Percy Grainger is a Classical Composer... (extract from the wikipedia article on Percy Grainger)

Percy

Gender: usually male

Meaning: Piercing the valley

Origin: French

Lucky Number: One

Popularity: Position 98 in 1897

Famous people

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Two Boxers

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Two Philosophers

Two Climbers

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Two Explorers

One Golfer

One World Record Holder

One Trade Unionist

One Swimmer

One Spy

One Baseball Player

One Skier

One Sculptor

One Film Director

One President

One Egyptologist

One DJ

One Photographer

One Nobel Prize Winner

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