1. Wilson, Harriet Wilson

usage: author of the first novel by an African American that was published in the United States (1808-1870)

2. Wilson, Sir Angus Wilson, Angus Frank Johnstone Wilson

usage: English writer of novels and short stories (1913-1991)

3. Wilson, Alexander Wilson

usage: Scottish ornithologist in the United States (1766-1813)

4. Wilson, Robert Woodrow Wilson

usage: United States physicist honored for his work on cosmic microwave radiation (born in 1918)

5. Wilson, John Tuzo Wilson

usage: Canadian geophysicist who was a pioneer in the study of plate tectonics (1908-1993)

6. Wilson, James Wilson

usage: American Revolutionary leader who was one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence (1742-1798)

7. Wilson, E. O. Wilson, Edward Osborne Wilson

usage: United States entomologist who has generalized from social insects to other animals including humans (born in 1929)

8. Wilson, Charles Thomson Rees Wilson

usage: Scottish physicist who invented the cloud chamber (1869-1959)

9. Wilson, Edmund Wilson

usage: United States literary critic (1895-1972)

10. Wilson, Woodrow Wilson, Thomas Woodrow Wilson, President Wilson

usage: 28th President of the United States; led the United States in World War I and secured the formation of the League of Nations (1856-1924)

11. Wilson, Mount Wilson

usage: a peak in the San Juan mountains of Colorado (14,246 feet high)

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