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Politics

Thomas W. Thompson American politician

Thomas Weston Thompson was an American attorney and Federalist politician in the U.S. state of New Hampshire. He served as a United States Representative and United States Senator during the 1800s.

Thomas Larkin Thompson American politician

Thomas Larkin Thompson was a U.S. Representative from California, son of Robert Augustine Thompson.

Tommy Thompson is an American politician and a Democratic former member of the Arkansas House of Representatives representing District 65 from 2013 to 2015. Thompson first served in the District 60 House seat from January 2011 until January 14, 2013.

Sports

Football, soccer, rugby

Thomas Thompson (1879–1939) was an English professional footballer who played in the Football League for Small Heath.

Thomas Norman Thompson was an English professional footballer. He played for Sunderland and Gillingham between 1919 and 1924, making over 70 appearances in the Football League.

Thomas Thompson was an English footballer who played in the Football League for Aston Villa, Barrow, Newcastle United, Preston North End and Stoke City as well as the England national team.

Baseball, cricket

Tommy Thompson (pitcher) American Major League Baseball pitcher

Thomas Carl Thompson was a Major League Baseball pitcher. Thompson played for the New York Highlanders in the 1912 baseball season. In seven career games, he had a 0–2 record, with a 6.06 ERA. He batted and threw right-handed. Thompson was born in Spring City, Tennessee and died in LaJolla, California.

Rupert Lockhart "Tommy" Thompson was an American outfielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Boston Braves (1933–36), Chicago White Sox (1938–39), and St. Louis Browns (1939). He was born in Elkhart, Illinois and died in Auburn, California.

Tommy Thompson (baseball, born 1947) American baseball player-manager, born 1947

Thomas Norman Thompson is an American former infielder and manager in minor league baseball. As a player, he stood 6'1" tall and weighed 160 pounds (73 kg). He threw and batted right-handed.

Other sports

Tommy Thompson was an American racing driver of Afro-American descent. Thompson competed in various racing series most notably in the SCCA Formula Super Vee and USAC Mini-Indy series.

1955 Southern 500 Auto race run at Darlington Raceway in 1955

The 1955 Southern 500, the sixth running of the event, was a NASCAR Grand National Series event. The event was held on September 5, 1955, at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, South Carolina. This race spanned 500 miles on a paved oval track. An unofficial 30-minute highlight film of this race would appear on the collector's set of Stock Cars of 50s & 60s – Stock Car Memories: Darlington-Southern 500; which was released in 2008.

Earl Thomson Canadian athlete

Earl John "Tommy" Thomson was a Canadian athlete, a specialist in the high hurdles. In 1920 he became the first Olympic gold medalist in 110 m hurdles from outside the United States

Other

Thomas Thompson, D.D. was a priest and academic in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries.

Sir Thomas Thompson, 1st Baronet Officer of the British Royal Navy

Sir Thomas Boulden Thompson, 1st Baronet, GCB was an officer of the Royal Navy. He served during the American Revolutionary, French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, eventually rising to the rank of Vice-Admiral. He was one of Horatio Nelson's Band of Brothers at the Battle of the Nile in 1798 and Comptroller of the Navy from 1806-1816.

Thomas Thompson (businessman)

Thomas Thompson was an American businessman and art collector, who also set up one of the oldest charitable foundations in the United States.

See also

Llewellyn Thompson American diplomat

Llewellyn E. "Tommy" Thompson Jr. was a United States diplomat. He served in Sri Lanka, Austria, and, for a lengthy period, in the Soviet Union where his tenure saw some of the most significant events of the Cold War. He was a key advisor to President John F. Kennedy during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

SS <i>Central America</i> sidewheel steamer ship

SS Central America, known as the Ship of Gold, was a 280-foot (85 m) sidewheel steamer that operated between Central America and the eastern coast of the United States during the 1850s. She was originally named the SS George Law, after Mr. George Law of New York. The ship sank in a hurricane in September 1857, along with 425 of her 578 passengers and crew and 30,000 pounds (14,000 kg) of gold, contributing to the Panic of 1857.

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Thompson is a patronymic surname of English, Irish, and Scottish origin, with a variety of spellings, meaning "son of Thom". An alternative origin may be geographical, arising from the placename Thompson. During the Plantation period, settlers carried the name to Ireland. There has been a third alternative claim made that Thom(p)son originated as the English translation of MacTavish, which is the Anglicised version of the Gaelic name of MacTamhais.

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