Famous People Named Walter
Take a look at famous people named Walter, such as Walter Page, Walter Moseley, and Walter B. Cannon.
Explorer / 1552 - 1618
Sir Walter Raleigh was an English adventurer and writer who established a colony near Roanoke Island, now known as Virginia. He was imprisoned in the Tower of London and eventually put to death for treason.
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profile name: Walter Payton profile occupation: Football Player
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profile name: Walter Raleigh profile occupation: Explorer
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profile name: Walter Cronkite profile occupation: News Anchor, Journalist
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profile name: Walter Brennan profile occupation: Film Actor, Television Actor
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profile name: Walter White profile occupation: Civil Rights Activist
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profile name: Walter Mosley profile occupation: Author
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