Thomas Whitehead (31 March 1853 – 2 November 1937) was an English cricketer active in 1884 who played for Lancashire. He was born and died in Preston. He appeared in one first-class match, scoring eight runs with a highest score of 8.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a field at the centre of which is a 20-metre (22-yard) pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two bails balanced on three stumps. The batting side scores runs by striking the ball bowled at the wicket with the bat, while the bowling and fielding side tries to prevent this and dismiss each player. Means of dismissal include being bowled, when the ball hits the stumps and dislodges the bails, and by the fielding side catching the ball after it is hit by the bat, but before it hits the ground. When ten players have been dismissed, the innings ends and the teams swap roles. The game is adjudicated by two umpires, aided by a third umpire and match referee in international matches. They communicate with two off-field scorers who record the match's statistical information.
Lancashire County Cricket Club represents the historic county of Lancashire. The club has held first-class status since it was founded in 1864 by several existing town clubs throughout the county. Lancashire's main venue has always been Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Greater Manchester, though the team has played matches at many more grounds around the county such as Aigburth in Liverpool. The club was a founder member of the County Championship in 1890 and the team have won the competition nine times, most recently in 2011. The club's limited overs team is called Lancashire Lightning after the English Electric Lightning fighter aircraft which was manufactured at Warton Aerodrome near Preston.
Preston is a city and the administrative centre of Lancashire, England, on the north bank of the River Ribble.
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Alfred North Whitehead was an English mathematician and philosopher. He is best known as the defining figure of the philosophical school known as process philosophy, which today has found application to a wide variety of disciplines, including ecology, theology, education, physics, biology, economics, and psychology, among other areas.
William Whitehead was an English poet and playwright. He became Poet Laureate in 1757 after Thomas Gray declined the position.
Peter Nield Whitehead was a British racing driver. He was born in Menston, Yorkshire and was killed in an accident at Lasalle, France, during the Tour de France endurance race. A cultured, knowledgeable and well-travelled racer, he was excellent in sports cars. He won the 1938 Australian Grand Prix, which along with a 24 Heures du Mans win in 1951, probably was his finest achievement, but he also won two 12 Heures internationales de Reims events. He was a regular entrant, mostly for Peter Walker and Graham Whitehead, his half-brother. His death in 1958 ended a career that started in 1935 – however, he was lucky to survive an air crash in 1948.
Dean Whitehead is a retired English professional footballer who last played as a midfielder for Premier League club Huddersfield Town. Although he played as a midfielder, Whitehead also played in the right–back position as well.
Geoffrey Whitehead is an English actor. He has appeared in a range of television, film and radio roles. In the theatre, he has played at Shakespeare's Globe, St Martin's Theatre and Bristol Old Vic.
A Very Brady Sequel is a 1996 American comedy film directed by Arlene Sanford, with a screenplay by Harry Elfont, Deborah Kaplan, James Berg and Stan Zimmerman, and starring Shelley Long, Gary Cole and Tim Matheson. It also features cameos from RuPaul, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Rosie O' Donnell, Barbara Eden, David Spade, and Richard Belzer. Sequel to The Brady Bunch Movie (1995), it followed its predecessor by placing the 1970s Brady Bunch family in a contemporary 1990s setting, where much of the humor is derived from the resulting culture clash and the utter lack of awareness they show toward their relatively unusual lifestyle.
Jerome Whitehead was an American professional basketball player. He was selected by the San Diego Clippers in the second round of the 1978 NBA draft. A 6'10" center-forward from Marquette University, Whitehead played in 11 National Basketball Association (NBA) seasons from 1978 to 1989. He played for the Clippers, Utah Jazz, Dallas Mavericks, Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors and San Antonio Spurs.
R. Whitehead was an English first-class cricketer with amateur status who was mainly associated with Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). He was also a match organiser and, according to Arthur Haygarth, sometimes used the pseudonym "Long". Whitehead is known to have been an active player between 1785 and 1800. Fourteen of his matches are rated first-class by CricketArchive and, in these, Whitehead scored 201 runs with a highest score of 32 and held six catches.
Thomas Whitehead was a nineteenth-century politician, lawyer, editor and merchant from Virginia.
Elliott Whitehead is an English rugby league footballer who plays for the Canberra Raiders in the National Rugby League, and at international level for England. He previously played for the Bradford Bulls and the Catalans Dragons in the Super League. His regular position is second-row.
Clive Robert Whitehead is an English former footballer.
Derek Whitehead is an English former professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1960s and 1970s. He played at representative level for Great Britain and Lancashire, and at club level for Folly Lane ARLFC, Swinton, Oldham and Warrington, as a goal-kicking fullback, i.e. number 1.
Alan Geoffrey Thomas Whitehead, born at Butleigh, Somerset on 28 October 1940, is a former first-class cricketer and umpire.
This was the first season of the club that was to become Arsenal F.C.
This article details the Bradford Bulls rugby league football club's 2012 season, the seventeenth season of the Super League era.
George Alexander Whitehead is a South African rugby union player for Griquas in the Currie Cup and in the Rugby Challenge. He can play as a fly-half or fullback.
Inazuma Eleven Strikers is a role-playing and sports video game for the Wii developed and published by Level-5. It was released on July 16, 2011 in Japan, and was released on September 28, 2012 in Europe.
Daniel Whitehead is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Salford City.
Isaiah Whitehead is an American professional basketball player for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association, on a two-way contract with the Grand Rapids Drive of the NBA G League. He played college basketball for Seton Hall.
Thomas Whitehead and Brothers was a textile business established in Rawtenstall, Lancashire in 1815. It was founded by Thomas with his two brothers, David and Peter. The partnership was dissolved in 1855.