Fisher

Fisher is an archaic term for fisherman, revived as gender-neutral.

Fisher or Fishers may also refer to:

  • Fisher (animal) (Martes pennanti), a North American mustelid
  • Fisher (band), a rock band featuring Kathy Fisher as lead singer
  • Fisher (yachts), famous British motorsailers
  • Fisher (comic strip), a Canadian comic strip by Philip Street
  • The Fisher:
    • A brand of high fidelity audio equipment marketed by Avery Fisher
    • Sergey Golovkin (1959-1996), a Russian serial killer known as "The Fisher"

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Other articles related to "fisher":

Justin Edinburgh - Career - Management Career
... to become manager of semi-professional side Fisher Athletic ... Fisher finished third in the Isthmian League Premier Division in season 2005–06 and beat Hampton Richmond 3–0 in the play-off final to win promotion to Conference South ... Edinburgh left Fisher by mutual consent in November 2006 ...
Ian Fisher (journalist)
... Charles Ian Fisher (born October 4, 1965) is an American journalist who is an associate managing editor at The New York Times ... Fisher graduated from Boston University in 1987 and began his newspaper career at The Sun in Lowell, Massachusetts ... From 1998 to 2001, Fisher was the New York Times' East Africa bureau chief (based in Nairobi, Kenya) ...
Rudolph Fisher
... Rudolph Fisher (May 9, 1897 Washington, DC - December 26, 1934) was an African-American physician, radiologist, novelist, short story writer, dramatist, musician, and orator ... Fisher's parents were John Wesley Fisher, a clergyman, and Glendora Williamson ... Fisher had three children ...
Rudolph Fisher - Biography
... Born in Washington, DC in the late nineteenth century, Fisher grew up in Providence, Rhode Island graduating from Classical High School and attending Brown University ... Fisher married Jane Ryder in 1925, and they had one son, Hugh, who was born in 1926 ... In 1930, Fisher became superintendent of International Hospital, a black-owned private hospital on Seventh Avenue in Harlem, but the hospital went bankrupt in October 1931 ...
Fisher, West Virginia
... Fisher is an unincorporated community on the South Branch Potomac River in Hardy County, West Virginia ... It may be named generally for the Fisher family that lived in its vicinity, or more specifically for George Fisher, whose family lived on the South Branch approximately one ... Baker Basore Bass Baughman Settlement Bean Settlement Brake Cunningham Durgon Fabius Fisher Flats Fort Run Furnace Inkerman Kessel Lost City Lost River Mathias McCauley McNeill ...

Famous quotes containing the word fisher:

    Our family talked a lot at table, and only two subjects were taboo: politics and personal troubles. The first was sternly avoided because Father ran a nonpartisan daily in a small town, with some success, and did not wish to express his own opinions in public, even when in private.
    —M.F.K. Fisher (1908–1992)

    One ... aspect of the case for World War II is that while it was still a shooting affair it taught us survivors a great deal about daily living which is valuable to us now that it is, ethically at least, a question of cold weapons and hot words.
    —M.F.K. Fisher (1908–1992)

    ... having bowed to the inevitability of the dictum that we must eat to live, we should ignore it and live to eat ...
    —M.F.K. Fisher (1908–1992)