c1115–80, English prelate and scholar.
died 1180, English ecclesiastic and scholar; bishop of Chartres (1176–80). He supported Thomas à Becket against Henry II
- John of the Cross
noun 1. Saint (Juan de Yepis y Álvarez) 1542–91, Spanish mystic, writer, and theologian: cofounder with Saint Theresa of the order of Discalced Carmelites. noun 1. Saint. original name Juan de Yepis y Alvarez. 1542–91, Spanish Carmelite monk, poet, and mystic. He founded the Discalced Carmelites with Saint Teresa (1568). Feast day: Dec 14
- John ousterhout
person /oh’st*r-howt/ John K. Ousterhout, the designer of Tcl and Tk, and founder of Scriptics. See also: Ousterhout’s dichotomy. E-mail: email@example.com. (1999-02-21)
- John Paul II
noun 1. (Karol Wojtyla) 1920–2005, Polish ecclesiastic: pope 1978–2005. noun 1. original name Karol Wojtyla. 1920–2005, pope (1978–2005), born in Poland: the first non-Italian to be elected since 1522
- John peter zenger
[zeng-er, -ger] /ˈzɛŋ ər, -gər/ noun 1. John Peter, 1697–1746, American journalist, printer, and publisher, born in Germany: his libel trial and eventual acquittal (1735) set a precedent for establishing freedom of the press in America.