Bird (surname) – Wikipedia

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Bird is an English surname, probably deriving from the vertebrates of the same name.[1] Another common variant of this surname is “Byrd.”

  • Aaron Bird (born 1983), Australian cricketer
  • Alan Bird (1906–1962), Australian politician
  • Alan C. Bird (born 1938), British ophthalmologist
  • Albert Bird (1867–1927), British cricketer
  • Alfred Bird (1811–1878), British food manufacturer and chemist
  • Alfred Frederick Bird (1849–1922), British, chemist, food manufacturer, and politician
  • Andrew Bird (born 1973), American musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist
  • Antonia Bird (1951–2013), British director
  • Anthony Bird (1931–2016), British Anglican priest, physician, and principal
  • Arthur H. Bird (1856–1923), American composer
  • Augustus A. Bird (1802–1870), American politician
  • Bill Bird (1888–1963), American journalist
  • Billie Bird (1908–2002), American actress and comedian
  • Bob Bird, newspaper editor
  • Bob Bird (politician) (born 1951), political activist and teacher
  • Bobby Bird, musician
  • Brad Bird (born 1957), American director and writer
  • Bud Bird (born 1932), Canadian politician
  • Calvin Bird (1938–2013), American football player
  • Carmel Bird (born 1940), Australian writer
  • Charlie Bird (born 1949), Irish journalist
  • Christopher Bird (1928–1996), American journalist
  • Claire B. Bird (1868–1954), American politician
  • Corey Bird (born 1995), American baseball player
  • Cuthbert Hilton Golding-Bird (1848–1939), British surgeon, son of Golding Bird
  • David Bird (journalist) (died 2014), American journalist
  • David Bird (bridge writer) (born 1946), British writer on Bridge
  • Derrick Bird (1957–2010), English spree killer
  • Dickie Bird (born 1933), English cricket umpire
  • Dillard E. Bird (1906–1990), American industrial and consulting engineer
  • Don Bird (1908–1987), English football player
  • Doreen Bird (1928–2004), British dance instructor and dance school founder
  • Doug Bird (born 1950), American baseball pitcher
  • Edward Bird (1772–1819), English painter
  • Edward Wheler Bird, founder of the British-Israelite Movement
  • Eugene K. Bird (1926–2005), American military officer
  • Florence Bird (1908–1998), Canadian journalist and politician
  • Forrest Bird (1921–2015), American physician and inventor
  • Frederic Mayer Bird (1838–1908), American educator and clergyman
  • George Bird (baseball) (1850–1940), American baseball outfielder
  • Gillian Bird, Australian diplomat
  • Golding Bird (1814–1854), British doctor
  • Greg Bird (baseball) (born 1992), American baseball infielder
  • Greg Bird (rugby league) (born 1984), Australian rugby league player
  • Harlan P. Bird (1838–1912), American politician
  • Harley Bird (born 2001), British voice actress
  • Helen Louisa Bostwick Bird (1826–1907), American author, poet
  • Henry Edward Bird (1830–1908), English chess player and writer
  • Ian Bird (field hockey) (born 1970), Canadian ice hockey player
  • Ian Bird (software developer), game designer
  • Ira W. Bird (1819–1899), American politician
  • Isabella Bird (1831–1904), English writer and historian
  • Jackie Bird (born 1962), Scottish broadcaster
  • Jake Bird (1901–1949), American serial killer and burglar
  • Jake Bird (baseball) (born 1995), American baseball pitcher
  • John Bird (actor) (born 1936), British actor and comedian
  • John Bird (artist) (1766–1829), Welsh landscape artist
  • John Bird (astronomer) (1709–1776), British astronomer and instrument designer
  • John Bird (bishop) (died 1558), British Bishop of Chester
  • John Bird (New York) (1768–1806), American politician
  • John Bird (footballer) (born 1948), British football player and manager
  • John Bird (entrepreneur), founder of Big Issue
  • John Taylor Bird (1829–1911), American politician
  • Kai Bird (born 1951), American author
  • Larry Bird (Canadian football) (born 1945), Canadian footballer
  • Larry Bird (born 1956), American basketball player
  • Lester Bird (1938–2021), American athlete and politician
  • Lloyd C. Bird (1894–1978), American politician
  • Martina Topley-Bird (born 1975), British singer
  • Michael J. Bird (1928–2001), British writer
  • Morice Bird (1888–1933), British cricketer
  • Nancy Bird Walton (1915–2009), Australian aviator
  • Norman Bird (1920–2005), British actor
  • Peter Bird (rower) (1947–1996), British ocean rower
  • Richard Bird (actor) (1894–1986), British actor
  • Richard Ely Bird (1878–1955), American politician
  • Richard Bird (computer scientist) (1943–2022), professor at Oxford
  • Robert Bird (Welsh politician) (1839–1909), Welsh politician
  • Sir Robert Bird, 2nd Baronet (1876–1960), British politician
  • Robert Byron Bird (1924–2020), American educator and chemical engineer
  • Robert Montgomery Bird (1806–1854), American playwright, novelist, photographer, and physician
  • Ronnie Bird (footballer) (1941–2005), English football player
  • Rose Bird (1936–1999), Chief Justice of California
  • Ruth Bird (1899–1987), English historian and schoolteacher
  • Sam Bird (born 1987), British racing driver
  • Sharon Bird (born 1962), Australian politician
  • Simon Bird (born 1984), British actor
  • Sue Bird (born 1980), American basketball player
  • Sue Bird (engineer), British acoustical engineer
  • Tony Bird (singer-songwriter), South African singer and songwriter
  • Tony Bird (footballer born 1974), Welsh football player
  • Vere Bird (1910–1999), prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda
  • Víctor Bird (born 1982), Puerto Rican volleyball player
  • Walter James Bird (1863–1953), organ builder based in Birmingham, England
  • Will R. Bird (1891–1984), Canadian writer
  • Wallis Bird (born 1982), Irish musician

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