William Drake

William Drake may refer to:

  • Sir William Drake, 1st Baronet (1606–1669), English lawyer and Member of Parliament
  • Sir William Drake (c.1651–1690), English Member of Parliament
  • Sir William Drake, 4th Baronet (1658–1716), English Member of Parliament
  • William Drake (1723–1796), English Member of Parliament
  • William Drake (1747–1795), English Member of Parliament
  • William Drake, Organ Builder, organ builder to the British royal family
  • William D. Drake, British musician
  • Bill Drake (1937–2008), American radio programmer
  • Bill Drake (baseball) (1895–1977), Negro League baseball player
  • Bill Drake (rugby league) (1931–2012), rugby league footballer of the 1950s and '60s
  • Billy Drake (1917–2011), British RAF pilot
  • William Tyrwhitt-Drake (1785–1848), English Member of Parliament
  • William Drake Westervelt (1849–1939), writer on Hawaiian history and legends
  • William A. Drake (1899–1965), American screenwriter

Famous quotes containing the word drake:

    And when the cannon-mouthings loud
    Heave in wild wreaths the battle-shroud,
    —Joseph Rodman Drake (1795–1820)