Parkinson


Parkinson

Parkinson is a surname, and may refer to:

* Cecil Parkinson (born 1931), Baron Parkinson of Carnforth, British politician
* C. Northcote Parkinson (1909–1993), historian and author who formulated Parkinson's Law
* Dave Parkinson
* Dian Parkinson (born 1944), cast member of the game show "The Price is Right"
* James Parkinson (1755–1824), physician, provided first complete description of Parkinson's disease
* John Parkinson (botanist) (1567–1650), 17th century English botanist
* Keith Parkinson, fantasy artist and illustrator
* Kenneth Parkinson, member of Watergate Seven
* Michael Parkinson (born 1935), television presenter, famous for his chat show "Parkinson"
* Sydney Parkinson (1745–1771), Scottish natural history artist
* Phil Parkinson (born 1967), English football manager
* Pansy Parkinson, a fictional character from the Harry Potter series

Places

* Parkinson, Queensland, a suburb of Brisbane, Australia

ee also

*Parkinson's disease


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  • parkinson — [ parkinsɔn ] n. m. • 1974; de maladie de Parkinson 1876, du nom d un médecin angl. (1755 1824) ♦ Méd. Maladie dégénérative de certains noyaux gris centraux du cerveau, caractérisée par des tremblements lents (surtout des mains) et une raideur… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Parkinson — steht für: Parkinson Krankheit, eine langsam fortschreitende neurologische Erkrankung Parkinsonsches Gesetz, Lehrsätze über das Verhalten von Verwaltungen Parkinson ist der Familienname bekannter Personen: Bradford W. Parkinson (* 1935), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Parkinson's — Parkinson s, Parkinson s disease Parkinson s diseaseprop. n. A disease causing {parkinsonism}, a degenerative nervous disorder; sometimes used loosely as a synonym for parkinsonism. More precisely, parkinson s disease is the term for the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parkinson — PARKINSÓN s.n. (med.; şi în sintagma boala lui Parkinson) Boală degenerativă a sistemului nervos central caracterizată prin tremurături cu caracter static ale membrelor şi capului şi prin rigiditate musculară. – Din fr. parkinson. Trimis de… …   Dicționar Român

  • PARKINSON (N.) — Norman PARKINSON 1913 1990 Norman Parkinson, de son vrai nom Ronald William Parkinson Smith ou encore «Parks» (pour les intimes), avait confié dans une interview qu’il était «le plus inconnu des photographes célèbres». On a oublié, semble t il,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • parkinson — s. m. [Medicina] O mesmo que doença de Parkinson.   ‣ Etimologia: [James] Parkinson, antropônimo [médico inglês] …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • párkinson — (De J. Parkinson, médico inglés, 1755 1824). m. enfermedad de Parkinson …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Parkinson — (izg. pȁrkinson) DEFINICIJA 1. Cyril Northcote (1909 1993), engleski povjesničar i publicist, autor tzv. Parkinsonovih zakona, v. (u knjizi Zakon i profit, 1960), kojima ironično definira paradokse suvremene ekonomije 2. James (1755 1824),… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Parkinson — ☛ V. enfermedad de Parkinson …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Parkinson — Parkinson, James, Paläontolog, s. Park …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon


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