Comments for the name Walter

Comments for WALTER:

Walt Brown was the Socialist Party candidate for the US presidency in 2004.
-- TheJessica  7/20/2005
Let's not forget the famous Walt Disney.
-- tambug  1/13/2006
Walter Cuthbert Blythe was a character in Anne of Green Gables. He was Anne's second son and third child.
-- Kris-tine  7/13/2006
Walter C. Dornez is a butler in the manga Hellsing, by Kohta Hirano. Walter Sullivan is also the name of a serial killer in the fourth installment of the Silent Hill video game series.
-- SerasVictoria  7/21/2006
Walter Fricke wrote the book "Sudden Strangers: The Story of a Gay Son and His Father" with the help of his son, Aaron.
-- Emmasj  4/18/2007
Walter Cronkite (journalist), Walter Matthau (actor), Walter Mondale (politician), Walter Gropius (architect), Sir Walter Raleigh (writer and explorer), and Sir Walter Scott (writer) are particularly famous bearers of the name. It was also actor Bruce Willis's original first name. Incidentally, Walter Blythe, Anne's son in the Anne of Green Gables books, was named after Anne's late father, Walter.
-- valerie28  6/12/2007
Walter Glass was a character from J. D. Salinger's glass family short stories/Novels.
-- So Be It  7/18/2007
Walter Gay is a character in Charles Dickens' novel "Dombey and Son."
-- Kate  11/25/2007
In the documentary Into the Wild, by Jon Krakauer, Walter McCandless was Chris McCandless' controlling father.
-- Carriebear_Nocare  2/2/2008
Walter is the name of the dad in the show Drake and Josh.
-- Anonymous User  3/14/2008
A famous bearer was Canadian-born actor Walter Huston (April 6, 1884 - April 7, 1950). He is well-known for his roles in 'The Virginian' (1929), 'American Madness' (1932), 'Dodsworth' (1936), 'The Devil and Daniel Webster' (1941), 'Yankee Doodle Dandy' (1942), the latter three for which he received Academy Award nominations for. He also won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for 'The Treasure of the Sierra Madre' (1948).
-- AndrewJKD  4/11/2008
Corporal Walter "Radar" O'Reilly of the M*A*S*H 4077.
-- Atarah Derek  5/21/2008
Walter Elra Sithol is the sadistic adolescent protagonist of Scott Loring Sanders' "The Hanging Woods."
-- EmilyOlive  5/22/2008
Dr Walter Freeman (1895-1972) was a neurosurgeon who performed 3500 lobotomies in USA. He is called "the lobotomist".
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/lobotomist/program/index.html
-- Anonymous User  11/1/2008
A famous bearer, Walter Koenig, portrayed Ensign Chekov in Star Trek (TOS).
-- nenmo  3/13/2009
Walter Kovacs is the name of the alter-ego of the vigilante Rorschach in the comic book/graphic novel Watchmen.
-- La Reina  3/2/2010
This name brings to mind Paul Stewart's book Muddle Earth, where the Horned Baron, named Walter, has an incredibly annoying wife who has ordered him to buy her some singing curtains. The wife always yells, "WAL-TER! Where are my singing curtains?"
-- Anonymous User  7/24/2010
Walter is the name of Walter Bishop, the mad scientist on the TV show FRINGE.
-- Dawson  8/2/2010
Walter Joseph Kovacs is the "real" name of Rorschach from Alan Moore's Watchmen series.
-- TomMH2  3/14/2014

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