Ferris


Ferris

Ferris may refer to:

Places

In Canada:
* Ferris, Ontario

In the United States:
* Ferris, Illinois
* Ferris, Texas
* Ferris Township, Michigan

People

*Bob Ferris, Major League Baseball pitcher (b. 1955)
*George Washington Gale Ferris, Jr., inventor of the Ferris wheel
*Hobe Ferris, a dead-ball era baseball player (1877-1938)
*Jeannie Ferris, Liberal Senator for South Australia (1941-2007)
*William D. Ferris, astronomer (b. 1961)
*William H. Ferris, African American journalist and author (1874-1941)
*William R. Ferris, folklorist and scholar of the U.S. South (b. 1942)
*William Ferris (politician), Australian politician
*William Ferris (music), American composer (1937-2000)
*Martin Ferris, a Sinn Féin TD for Kerry North and Irish Republican politician

ee also

*Ferris State University in Michigan
*"Ferris Bueller's Day Off", a 1986 movie
*Ferris wheel, an amusement park institution
*Ferris (model railways), a brand of model railway.
*Save Ferris, a third-wave ska band.
*Ferris the Rat, a character in the webcomic "Newshounds"


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