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  • William P. Anderson (1851–1927), Canadian civil engineer
  • William S. Anderson (born 1919), president and chairman of the National Cash Register Corp, 1972–1984
  • Chief William Anderson, namesake of Anderson, Indiana
  • William Anderson (bridge), Canadian actuary and developer of the 1-2-3 distributional point count in contract bridge