Richard Whiting


Richard Whiting

Richard Whiting may refer to:

* Richard Whiting (the Blessed Richard Whiting) (d. 1539), the last Abbot of Glastonbury Abbey before the Dissolution of the Monasteries
* Richard A. Whiting (1891-1938), writer of popular songs, father of singer Margaret Whiting and actress Barbara Whiting Smith
* Richard H. Whiting (1826–1888), U.S. Representative from Illinois


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  • Richard H. Whiting — Richard Henry Whiting (January 17, 1826 May 24, 1888) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois, uncle of Ira Clifton Copley.Born in West Hartford, Connecticut, Whiting attended the common schools.He moved to Altona, Illinois, in 1850, thence to… …   Wikipedia


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