John Cockerill (3 August 1790 – 9 June 1840) was a Belgian (born British) entrepreneur. Born at Haslingden, Lancashire, England, he was brought by his father William Cockerill to Belgium where he continued the family tradition of building wool processing machinery. cont.
John Cockerill (born 12 July 1961 in Cleethorpes, England) is a former professional football player and manager. He is the son of Ron and brother of Glenn Cockerill, both also professional footballers. cont.