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James Watt

18th century inventor James Watt was a Scottish instrument maker whose improvements on the steam engine helped advance the Industrial Revolution. After an apprenticeship in England, Watt returned to S…

Reggie Watts

Name at birth: Reginald Lucien Frank Roger WattsReggie Watts is a beat-boxing improvisational comedian best-known for his appearances on the talk shows of Jimmy Fallon and Conan O'Brien and for intern…

Naomi Watts

Blonde actress Naomi Watts has been up for an Oscar twice, for 2003's 21 Grams and 2012's The Impossible, but she's known to broader audiences as the star of the hit horror films The Ring (2002) and T…

Charlie Watts

For more than 50 years, Charlie Watts has been the drummer for the ageless rock band The Rolling Stones. Charlie Watts was born in London and became fascinated with jazz stars like John Coltrane as he…

John WATTS

WATTS, John, a Representative from New York; born in New York City, August 27, 1749; completed preparatory studies; studied law; last recorder of New York under the Crown; member of the State a…

J. C. Watts Biography

J. C. WattspoliticianBorn: 11/18/1957Birthplace: Eufaula, Oklahoma A former University of Oklahoma quarterback, Watts worked as a Baptist minister before being elected to Congress in 1994. In…

Stan Watts 2000 Deaths

Stan WattsAge: 88 Hall of Fame men's basketball coach at BYU (1949-72) who led the Cougars to 372 career victories and eight conference championships; finished fourth in the 1951 NCAA tourname…

Melvin L. WATT

WATT, Melvin L., a Representative from North Carolina; born in Steele Creek, Mecklenburg County, N.C., August 26, 1945; York Road High School, Charlotte, N.C., 1963; B.S., University of North C…

John Watts CADY

CADY, John Watts, (nephew of Daniel Cady), a Representative from New York; born in Florida, Montgomery County, N.Y., June 28, 1790; attended school at the Old Stone Manse at Fort Hunter, and wa…

John Watts McCORMICK

McCORMICK, John Watts, a Representative from Ohio; born near Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio, December 20, 1831; attended the common schools, the Ohio Wesleyan University at Delaware, and the O…