Haldane

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Haldane is a surname and a given name which may refer to:

People[edit]

Surname[edit]

  • A. R. B. Haldane (1900–1982), social historian and author
  • Andrew "Ack-Ack" Haldane (1917–1944), U.S. Marine, WWII hero
  • Andy Haldane (born 1967), English banking official
  • Aylmer Haldane (1862–1950), British Army general
  • Benjamin Haldane (1874–1941), Tsimshian professional photographer from Metlakatla, Alaska
  • Bert Haldane (1871–1937), British silent film director
  • Charlotte Haldane née Franken (1894–1969), British feminist writer; wife of J. B. S. Haldane
  • Daniel Rutherford Haldane (1824–1887), Scottish physician; son of James Haldane (second marriage)
  • Duncan Haldane (born 1951), American physicist and Princeton University professor
  • Elizabeth Sanderson Haldane (1862–1937), Scottish public figure, author, biographer, philosopher, suffragist, nursing administrator, social welfare worker and first female Justice of the Peace in Scotland; sister of John Scott, Richard and William Haldane
  • George Haldane (1722–1759), British Army brigadier general, Governor of Jamaica and Member of Parliament
  • Graeme Haldane (1897–1981), Scottish engineer
  • James Haldane (1768–1851), Scottish independent church leader; from second marriage, father of Daniel Haldane and from first marriage, grandfather of Elizabeth, John Scott, Richard and William Haldane
  • James Aylmer Lowthorpe Haldane (1862–1950), British soldier
  • J. B. S. Haldane (1892–1964), British geneticist and evolutionary biologist; son of John Scott Haldane and brother of Niomi Mitchison née Haldane
  • John Joseph Haldane (born 1954), aristocrat and British philosopher
  • John Scott Haldane (1860–1936), British physician; grandson of James Haldane, brother of Elizabeth, Richard and William Haldane, father of J. B. S. Haldane and Naomi Mitchison née Haldane
  • Lewis Haldane (born 1985), Welsh footballer
  • Mungo Haldane (c. 1682–1755), Scottish Member of Parliament
  • Naomi Mitchison née Haldane (1897–1999), Scottish writer; daughter of John Scott Haldane and sister of J. B. S. Haldane
  • Patrick Haldane of Gleneagles (c.  1683–1769), Scottish classicist, advocate, and politician, joint Solicitor-General for Scotland 1746–55
  • Richard Haldane, 1st Viscount Haldane (1856–1928), Lord Chancellor and 'Father of the Territorial Army'; grandson of James Haldane, brother of Elizabeth, John Scott and William Haldane
  • Robert Haldane (1754–1842), Scottish churchman
  • William Haldane (1864–1951), Crown Agent for Scotland; grandson of James Haldane, brother of Elizabeth, John Scott and Richard Haldane

Given name[edit]

  • Haldane Douglas (1892–1980), American art director
  • Haldane Duncan (born 1940), Scottish television producer and director
  • Haldane Robert Mayer (born 1941), Senior United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and law professor
  • Haldane Stewart (1868–1942), English musician, composer and cricketer

Fictional characters[edit]

All in the Deryni fantasy novels of Katherine Kurtz: