Big Bill Haywood

William Dudley Haywood (founder of IWW)

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  • Big Bill Haywood — noun United States labor leader and militant socialist who was one of the founders of the Industrial Workers of the World (1869 1928) • Syn: ↑Haywood, ↑William Dudley Haywood • Instance Hypernyms: ↑labor leader, ↑socialist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bill Haywood — Big Bill Haywood Haywood from Emma Langdon s The Cripple Creek Strike Born February 4, 1869(1869 02 04) Salt Lake City, Utah Territory …   Wikipedia

  • Big Bill — may refer to:* Big Bill Bissonnette (born 1937), jazz trombonist and producer * Big Bill Broonzy (1898–1958), prolific American blues singer and guitarist * Big Bill James (1887–1942), starting pitcher in Major League Baseball * Bill Haywood, Big …   Wikipedia

  • Bill Haywood — William Dudley Haywood William Dudley Haywood (genannt Big Bill Haywood; * 4. Februar 1869 in Salt Lake City; † 18. Mai 1928 in Moskau) war eine charismatische Persönlichkeit der radikalen US amerikanischen Gewerkschaftsbewegung. Als Funktionär… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Haywood (surname) — Haywood is a surname, and may refer to* Adam Haywood, English footballer * Big Bill Haywood (1869 1928), union organizer * Brendan Haywood * Chris Haywood * Eliza Haywood * Hurley Haywood * John Haywood * Kate Haywood * Leah Haywood * Harry… …   Wikipedia

  • Haywood, Oklahoma — Haywood is a small community in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma. The post office was established September 20, 1904. The community, located in a coal mining region, was named for William D. Big Bill Haywood a prominent socialist and labor leader of… …   Wikipedia

  • Haywood, William D — ▪ American labour leader byname  Big Bill Haywood   born Feb. 4, 1869, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S. died May 18, 1928, Moscow       American radical who led the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW, or “Wobblies”) in the early decades of the 20th… …   Universalium

  • Haywood — noun United States labor leader and militant socialist who was one of the founders of the Industrial Workers of the World (1869 1928) • Syn: ↑Big Bill Haywood, ↑William Dudley Haywood • Instance Hypernyms: ↑labor leader, ↑socialist * * * /hay… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Haywood, William D(udley) — born Feb. 4, 1869, Salt Lake City, Utah, U.S. died May 18, 1928, Moscow, Russia U.S. labour leader. A miner from the age of 15, he chaired the founding convention of the Industrial Workers of the World in 1905 and led its organizing efforts. In… …   Universalium

  • Haywood — Hay•wood [[t]ˈheɪˌwʊd[/t]] n. big William Dudley (“Big Bill”), 1869–1928, U.S. labor leader …   From formal English to slang

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