'bowler' can also refer to...

bowler's hip

bowler's thumb

Catherine Bowler

Henry Alexander Bowler (1824—1903) painter and art administrator

Peter Bowler

Shaun Bowler

Thomas William Bowler (1812—1869) landscape painter and printmaker

Tim Bowler (b. 1953)

William Bowler (c. 1808—1853) hatter and feltmaker


Quick Reference

A man's hard felt hat with a round dome-shaped crown, which since the 1920s has been a symbol of civilian life after retirement from the army; the name comes (in the mid 19th century) from William Bowler, the English hatter who designed it in 1850.

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