Verne

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Verne may refer to:

People[edit]

Surname[edit]

  • Jules Verne (1828–1905), French early science-fiction writer
  • Adela Verne (1877–1952), English pianist and minor composer
  • Kaaren Verne (1918–1967), German actress
  • Larry Verne (born 1936), American novelty song singer
  • Mathilde Verne (1865–1936), English pianist and teacher, sister of Adela Verne
  • Michel Verne (1861–1925), writer, son of Jules Verne

Given name[edit]

  • Verne Duncan (born 1934), American politician
  • Verne Gagne (born 1926), former professional wrestler and wrestling promoter
  • Verne Langdon (born 1941), musician
  • Verne Lewellen (1901–1980), American professional football player and general manager of the Green Bay Packers team
  • Verne Lundquist (born 1940), journalist for CBS
  • Verne Meisner (1938–2005), American polka musician
  • Verne Orr (1916–2008), American businessman and 14th Secretary of the Air Force
  • Verne Sankey (1890–1934), American kidnapper and bank robber
  • Verne Troyer (born 1969), American actor and stunt man
  • Verne Winchell (1915–2002), founder of Winchell's Donuts

Fictional characters[edit]

  • Verne Brown, in the film Back to the Future
  • Verne, a turtle in the comic strip and animated film Over the Hedge

Places[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Verne (grape), another name for the French wine grape Peloursin

See also[edit]