John Wilson (May 18, 1785 - April 3, 1854) was a Scottish writer, the writer most frequently identified with the pseudonym Christopher North of Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine.
John Wilson was a Labour Party member of the Greater London Council from May 1977 until the council was abolished in 1986. He was Chief Whip of the Labour group in 1984 when Ken Livingstone resigned from the GLC to force a by-election aimed at showing the popularity of the GLC. Wilson acted as Leader of the GLC while Livingstone was not a member.
John Wilson (born October 26, 1977 in Seneca, South Carolina) is a soccer defender (generally playing left back), who currently plays for D.C. United in Major League Soccer.