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Walter Duranty

Walter Duranty was a controversial Liverpool-born, British-American journalist who served as the Moscow Bureau Chief of The New York Times. For a series of stories on the Soviet Union, Duranty won a Pulitzer Prize. Duranty has been criticized for his denial of widespread famine, most particularly the Ukraine mass starvation.

Type: JournalistNationality: American

Walter E. Williams

Dr. Walter E. Williams, PhD; is an American economist, commentator, and academic. He is the John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics at George Mason University, as well as a syndicated columnist and author known for his libertarian views.

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Walter Elliott

Walter Elliott was an American Roman Catholic priest and missionary, who authored the controversial 1891 book Life of Father Hecker, a biography of the missionary Isaac Hecker, which sparked the Americanism controversy. Elliot entered the Congregation of St. Paul the Apostle in 1862 and was ordained in 1872.

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Walter F. Mondale

Walter Frederick Fritz Mondale is an American Democratic Party politician who served as the 42nd Vice President of the United States under President Jimmy Carter, and as a United States Senator from Minnesota. He was the Democratic Party's presidential candidate in the United States presidential election of 1984.

Type: LawyerNationality: American

Walter F. O'Malley

Walter Francis O'Malley was an American sports executive who owned the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers team in Major League Baseball from 1950 to 1979. He served as Brooklyn Dodgers chief legal counsel when Jackie Robinson broke the racial color barrier in 1947.

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Walter F. Ulmer

Walter F. Ulmer, Jr. is a retired Lieutenant General in the United States Army.

Type: SoldierNationality: Norwegian

Walter Gilbert

Walter Gilbert is an American physicist, biochemist, molecular biology pioneer, and Nobel laureate.

Type: ScientistNationality: American

Walter Goodman

Walter Goodman was a British painter, illustrator and author.

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Walter Greenwood

Walter Greenwood was an English novelist, best known for the socially influential novel Love on the Dole.

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Walter Gropius

Walter Adolph Georg Gropius was a German architect and founder of the Bauhaus School who, along with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Le Corbusier and Oscar Niemeyer, is widely regarded as one of the pioneering masters of modern architecture.

Type: ArchitectNationality: German

Walter H. Judd

Walter Henry Judd , Chinese name is 周以德, was an American politician and physician, best known for his battle in Congress to define the conservative position on China as all-out support for the Nationalists under Chiang Kai-shek and opposition to the Communists under Mao Zedong. After the Nationalists fled to Formosa in 1949, Judd redoubled his support.

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Walter Haddon

Walter Haddon LL.D. was an English civil lawyer, much involved in church and university affairs under Edward VI, Queen Mary, and Elizabeth I.

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Walter Hagen

Walter Charles Hagen was a major figure in golf in the first half of the 20th century. His tally of eleven professional majors is third behind Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods. He won the U.S. Open twice, and in 1922 he became the first native-born American to win the British Open, which he went on to win four times in total.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Walter Harte

Walter Harte was an English poet and historian. He was a friend of Alexander Pope, Oxford don, canon of Windsor, and vice-principal of St. Mary's Hall, Oxford.

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Walter Hilton

Walter Hilton was an English Augustinian mystic.

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Walter Huston

Walter Thomas Huston (; né Houghston; April 5, 1883 – April 7, 1950) was a Canadian actor and singer. Huston won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, directed by his son John Huston. He is the patriarch of the four generations of the Huston acting family, including his son John, Anjelica Huston, Danny Huston, Allegra Huston and Jack Huston. The Huston family has three generations of Academy Award winners: Walter, his son John and John's daughter Anjelica.

Type: character actor,stage actor,film actorNationality: Canada,United States of America