Main definitions of Ford, John in English

: Ford, John1Ford, John2

Ford, John1

proper noun

  • (1586–c.1639), English playwright. His plays, which include "'Tis Pity She's a Whore" (1633) and "The Broken Heart" (1633), explore human delusion, melancholy, and horror.

Pronunciation

Ford, John

/fôrd//fɔrd/

Main definitions of Ford, John in English

: Ford, John1Ford, John2

Ford, John2

proper noun

  • (1895–1973), US movie director; born Sean Aloysius O'Feeney. He is chiefly known for his westerns, several of which starred John Wayne, including "Stagecoach" (1939) and "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon" (1949). Other notable movies include "The Grapes of Wrath" (1940)

Pronunciation

Ford, John

/fôrd//fɔrd/