Bampton, John

Bampton, John

Bampton, John, 1689-1751, English clergyman, founder of an Oxford lectureship on religious subjects. The Bampton Lectures, given annually, have frequently given rise to lively controversy.
Bampton may refer to the following places in England:


  • John Bampton was an 18th century English churchman for whom the Bampton Lectures are named.
  • Rose Bampton (1907-2007), American opera singer

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