Reid

Reid is a surname of Scottish and Irish origin, and is the 90th most common surname in the UK. It may refer to:

  • Reid, Australian Capital Territory, inner suburb of Canberra, Australia
  • Reid technique, a method of interrogation
  • Reid Rocks, small rocky islet in western Bass Strait, Tasmania, Australia
  • Division of Reid, a Sydney electorate in the Australian House of Representatives
  • The Reid vapor pressure, a measure of the volatility of gasoline
  • USS Reid, the name of various United States Navy ships
  • USS Beverly W. Reid (DE-722), a United States Navy destroyer escort converted during construction into the high-speed transport USS Beverly W. Reid (APD-119)
  • USS Beverly W. Reid (APD-119), a United States Navy high-speed transport in commission from 1945 to 1947 and from 1967 to 1969

Reid is the surname of:

  • Alan Reid (disambiguation)
  • Alex Reid (disambiguation)
  • Andy Reid (born 1958), head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles
  • Angella Reid, White House Chief Usher
  • Antonio Reid, record executive
  • Beverly W. Reid (1917–1942), United States Navy officer, pilot, and Navy Cross recipient
  • Billy Reid (Irish republican) (1939–1971), volunteer and Staff Officer in C Company, Third Battalion of the Belfast Brigade of the Provisional Irish Republican Army
  • Brandon Reid (born 1981), ice hockey player for the Vancouver Canucks
  • Bruce Reid (born 1963), Australian cricketer
  • Carolyn Reid (born 1972), English field hockey goalkeeper
  • Charlie and Craig Reid, members of The Proclaimers
  • Chris Reid (born 1971), Scottish footballer
  • Christopher Reid (born 1949), British poet, essayist and writer
  • Christopher "Kid" Reid, American actor and rapper
  • Constance Reid (1918–2010), mathematical author
  • Cornelius L. Reid (1911–2008), American voice teacher and writer on singing
  • Daphne Reid, American actress
  • David Reid (disambiguation)
  • Duke Reid (1915–1975), Jamaican record producer
  • Ellis Vair Reid (1889–1917), Canadian World War I pilot
  • Escott Reid (1905–1999), Canadian public servant and diplomat
  • Elizabeth Jesser Reid (1789–1866), British social reformer and founder of Bedford College
  • Fiona Reid (born 1951), Canadian actress
  • Forrest Reid (1875–1947), British novelist
  • Frances Reid (1914–2010), American daytime television actress
  • George Reid (Australian politician) (1845–1918), fourth Prime Minister of Australia
  • George Reid (Scottish politician) (born 1939), Scottish politician
  • George Croghan Reid (1876–1961), American Medal of Honor recipient
  • Gordon Reid (governor) (1923–1989), former Governor of Western Australia
  • Gordon Reid (actor) (1939–2003), Scottish actor
  • Harry Reid (born 1939), Nevada Senator and Senate Majority Leader
  • Harry Fielding Reid (1859–1944), American geophysicist
  • Hugo Reid (1809–1852), Scottish-born early California settler
  • Jamie Reid (born 1947), British artist
  • Jamie Reid (born 1947), Irish republican
  • Jamie Reid (swimmer) (born 1983), American backstroke swimmer
  • John Reid (UK politician), British politician
  • Kerry Reid (born 1947), Australian tennis player
  • Lydia Reid, American politician
  • Margaret Reid (born 1935), first woman to be President of the Australian Senate
  • Marion Loretta Reid (born 1929), Canadian provincial politician
  • Mike Reid (golfer) (born 1954), Canadian golfer
  • Mike Reid (entertainer) (1940–2007), British entertainer
  • Miles Reid (born 1948), mathematician
  • Patrick Reid (disambiguation)
  • Peter Reid (born 1956), English football manager
  • Pierre Reid (born 1948), Canadian politician
  • Reuben Reid (born 1988), British football (soccer) player
  • Richard Reid (shoe bomber) (born 1973), shoebomber terrorist
  • →Robert Reid (disambiguation)
  • Robert Gillespie Reid (1842–1908), Scottish railway contractor
  • Robert James Reid (born 1931), a famous American lineman
  • Robert Lewis Reid (1862-1929), an American impressionist painter
  • Robert Threshie Reid, 1st Earl of Loreburn, Liberal politician in the United Kingdom
  • Ross Reid (born 1952), Canadian politician
  • Rufus Reid (born 1944), American jazz bassist and educator
  • Russell Reid, British psychiatrist
  • Samantha Reid (1984–1999), American high school student who died of drug overdose
  • Scott Reid (politician) (born 1964), Conservative Party of Canada MP
  • Scott Reid (political advisor), advisor to Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin
  • Squire Reid (1887–1949), Australian politician
  • Steven Reid (born 1981), Irish football (soccer) player
  • Sue Reid (born 1970), Canadian field hockey player
  • T.R. Reid, American journalist, author, documentary film correspondent
  • Tara Reid (born 1975), American actress
  • Tasha Reid (born 1981), Korean rapper
  • Thomas Mayne Reid (1818–1883), Irish-American novelist
  • Thomas Reid (1710–1796), Scottish common-sense philosopher
  • Tim Reid (born 1944), American actor and film director
  • Vernon Reid (born 1958), guitarist of the band Living Colour
  • Wallace Reid (1891–1923), silent film actor
  • Whitelaw Reid (1837–1912), American journalist and politician
  • Wilfrid Thomas Reid (1887–1968), English aircraft designer and Canadian aviation pioneer
Fictional characters
  • Elliot Reid a character on the TV show Scrubs
  • F. X. Reid, pseudonym used by a British computer science writer
  • Dr. Spencer Reid, a character on the TV show Criminal Minds
  • Reid Hershel, a character in the video game Tales of Eternia

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Rev. Wm James Reid House
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Reid Lennan
... Reid Burgess Lennan (August 17, 1920 – February 1979) was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins ... Persondata Name Lennan, Reid Alternative names Short description American football player Date of birth August 17, 1920 Place of birth Baltimore, Maryland, U.S ...
Norman Reid (museum Director) - Honours and Awards
... Reid was an active member of the conservation committees of the International Council of Museums (ICOM), and worked to encourage young conservators as this new profession emerged ... Reid served on numerous advisory bodies and committees ... Reid was knighted in the 1970 Queen's Birthday Honours, and died in London aged 91 ...
Eugene F. Reid
... "Bud" Reid was a notable official of the Boy Scouts of America ... Reid was awarded the Bronze Wolf, the only distinction of the World Organization of the Scout Movement, awarded by the World Scout Committee for exceptional services to world Scouting ...